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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
2
9
CLE
@BOS
2
1
SLB
@NYY
0
17
SLB
@NYY
1
6
DET
@WSH
3
1
BRO
@CHC
3
4
PHI
@CIN
8
3
BSN
@PIT
1
0
BSN
@PIT
2
4
 
(8)
NYG
@STL
7
2
Thursday, September 17, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:55
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Browns
0
59-85
 Lost 2 
5th, 42 GB
at Yankees
17
85-57
 Won 5 
2nd, 14 GB
W: Red Ruffing (15-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  9  2
Yankees         0  0  0   0  6  0   7  4  X   17 20  1

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Fred Schulte CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .309 .369 .441 .810 1 0 2B
Jack Burns 1B 3 0 3 0 1 0 4 .259 .313 .352 .665 6 1 SB
Goose Goslin LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .338 .422 .580 1.002 3 0
Red Kress 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .317 .369 .509 .878 0 1
Ski Melillo 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304 .346 .409 .755 4 4
Larry Bettencourt RF 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .259 .361 .368 .729 1 0 CS
Benny Bengough C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .275 .293 .325 .618 6 0
Jim Levey SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .201 .255 .276 .532 2 1 CS
George Blaeholder P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .155 .221 .211 .432 1 1
   Buck Stanton PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .300 .300 .500 .800
   Garland Braxton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .313 .214 .527 0 0
Team Totals 33 0 9 0 2 6 35 .273 .314 .303 .617 24 8
2B: F Schulte (30).
TB: L Bettencourt 3; J Burns 3; F Schulte 2; G Blaeholder; J Levey.
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: L Bettencourt (4); J Burns (11).
Baserunning
SB: J Burns (18).
CS: L Bettencourt (3); J Levey (7).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 2 2 1 1 0 6 .317 .387 .447 .835 4 0
Joe Sewell 3B 4 2 2 2 2 0 6 .302 .394 .389 .783 1 1 2B
Babe Ruth RF 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .374 .495 .689 1.184 0 1
   Myril Hoag RF 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 .143 .172 .214 .387 0 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 2 1 1 1 6 .344 .450 .670 1.119 6 0
Samuel Byrd LF 5 2 3 3 1 0 6 .283 .360 .412 .772 1 0
Lyn Lary SS 3 1 1 0 1 1 5 .286 .379 .431 .810 3 2 SH
Bill Dickey C 5 2 2 7 0 0 5 .318 .370 .426 .796 9 2 2·HR
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 2 3 0 0 1 5 .265 .378 .392 .770 3 1 3B,2·2B
Red Ruffing P 5 2 2 1 0 2 5 .314 .314 .500 .814 0 1 3B
Team Totals 43 17 20 17 6 6 50 .465 .531 .791 1.321 27 8
2B: J Sewell (21); M Hoag (2); T Lazzeri 2 (23).
3B: T Lazzeri (6); R Ruffing (1).
HR: B Dickey 2 (6).
SH: L Lary (7).
TB: B Dickey 8; T Lazzeri 7; R Ruffing 4; S Byrd 3; J Sewell 3; E Combs 2; L Gehrig 2; B Ruth 2; M Hoag 2; L Lary.
RBI: B Dickey 7 (73); S Byrd 3 (29); M Hoag 2 (3); J Sewell 2 (56); L Gehrig (176); E Combs (54); R Ruffing (11).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: L Gehrig (14).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Blaeholder, L (9-15) 7 15 13 13 6 5 2 4.84 42 -6
Garland Braxton 1 5 4 4 0 1 0 7.85 8
Team Totals 8 20 17 17 6 6 2 19.12 50 -6

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, W (15-13) 9 9 0 0 2 6 0 4.48 35 73
Team Totals 9 9 0 0 2 6 0 0.00 35 73
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Guthrie, 1B - Bick Campbell, 2B - (none), 3B - George Moriarty.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Browns         New York Yankees
1 Fred Schulte CF 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Jack Burns 1B 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Goose Goslin LF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Red Kress 3B 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Ski Melillo 2B 5 Samuel Byrd LF
6 Larry Bettencourt RF 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 Benny Bengough C 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Jim Levey SS 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 George Blaeholder P 9 Red Ruffing P

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