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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
0
1
 
(13)
CHW
@NYY
8
5
 
(13)
CHW
@NYY
13
13
 
(10)
SLB
@PHA
2
3
SLB
@PHA
10
2
CLE
@WSH
7
4
PHI
@CHC
2
5
BRO
@CIN
1
4
NYG
@PIT
1
5
BSN
@STL
0
5
Saturday, September 12, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:30
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
White Sox
8
54-84
 Won 2 
7th, 42½ GB
at Yankees
5
80-57
 Lost 2 
3rd, 16 GB
W: Vic Frazier (13-13)
S: Red Faber (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  2  0   0  0  0   5    8 10  2
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  3   0  0  0   2    5 13  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 4 1 0 0 2 1 6 .298 .431 .393 .824 16 1 SB
Billy Sullivan 3B 4 1 0 0 2 0 6 .284 .326 .380 .706 1 5
Smead Jolley LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .349 .414 .587 1.002 0 0 2B
   Bill Norman PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .242 .258 .500
   Bob Fothergill LF 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .294 .336 .390 .725 4 0
Lew Fonseca RF 4 2 1 1 1 0 6 .315 .364 .417 .781 2 0 SH
Johnny Watwood CF 6 1 3 2 0 1 6 .291 .381 .384 .766 5 1 3B,SB
Luke Appling SS 5 1 2 1 0 0 6 .232 .308 .308 .616 1 4 2B,SH
John Kerr 2B 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .258 .317 .319 .636 3 7
Frank Grube C 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .222 .289 .289 .578 7 1 SB
Vic Frazier P 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .215 .279 .241 .520 0 3 SH
   Red Faber P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .082 .182 .102 .284 0 0
Team Totals 41 8 10 7 7 3 51 .244 .354 .341 .696 39 22
2B: S Jolley (9); L Appling (9).
3B: J Watwood (6).
SH: L Fonseca (10); L Appling (3); V Frazier (3).
TB: J Watwood 5; L Appling 3; S Jolley 2; L Fonseca; J Kerr; F Grube; B Fothergill.
RBI: J Watwood 2 (45); J Kerr (43); L Appling (22); B Fothergill (53); F Grube (19); L Fonseca (79).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Sullivan-J Kerr-L Blue; J Kerr-L Appling-L Blue.
E: B Fothergill (4); L Appling (36).
Baserunning
SB: L Blue (8); J Watwood (7); F Grube (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd RF 6 1 3 2 0 0 6 .276 .353 .395 .748 3 0
Joe Sewell 3B 4 0 1 1 1 1 6 .295 .385 .380 .765 4 1 SH
Earle Combs CF 5 0 2 0 1 0 6 .320 .389 .448 .837 7 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 6 0 1 0 0 1 6 .349 .452 .676 1.128 7 1
Ben Chapman LF 6 1 2 0 0 1 6 .316 .398 .489 .887 6 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 2 1 0 2 1 6 .284 .373 .429 .802 3 4 2B
Bill Dickey C 6 0 2 1 0 0 6 .321 .373 .407 .780 5 3
   Arndt Jorgens PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .324 .319 .643
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 1 1 1 1 1 6 .262 .372 .376 .749 4 2 2B
Red Ruffing P 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .309 .309 .485 .794 0 3 SH
   Babe Ruth PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .378 .498 .700 1.199
   George Pipgras P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .028 .000 .028 0 0
   Myril Hoag PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .130 .167 .174 .341
Team Totals 47 5 13 5 5 5 54 .277 .346 .319 .665 39 14
2B: L Lary (32); T Lazzeri (20).
SH: J Sewell (15); R Ruffing (6).
TB: S Byrd 3; E Combs 2; T Lazzeri 2; B Dickey 2; L Lary 2; B Chapman 2; L Gehrig; J Sewell.
RBI: S Byrd 2 (23); J Sewell (53); T Lazzeri (72); B Dickey (65).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Lary-J Sewell.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Frazier, W (13-13) 12 13 5 4 5 5 0 4.38 52 58
Red Faber, S (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.68 2
Team Totals 13 13 5 3 5 5 0 2.08 54 58

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing 9 7 3 3 3 1 0 4.67 34 59
George Pipgras, L (5-6) 4 3 5 5 4 2 0 4.47 17
Team Totals 13 10 8 8 7 3 0 5.54 51 59
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Dick Nallin, 2B - (none), 3B - Roy Van Graflan.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         New York Yankees
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Samuel Byrd RF
2 Billy Sullivan 3B 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Smead Jolley LF 3 Earle Combs CF
4 Lew Fonseca RF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Johnny Watwood CF 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 Luke Appling SS 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 John Kerr 2B 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Frank Grube C 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 Vic Frazier P 9 Red Ruffing P

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