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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
5
8
PHA
@NYY
1
13
CHW
@SLB
8
10
CHW
@SLB
1
2
BOS
@WSH
4
2
NYG
@BRO
3
12
PHI
@BSN
5
3
PHI
@BSN
2
12
PIT
@CHC
1
3
PIT
@CHC
4
8
STL
@CIN
6
2
STL
@CIN
5
3
Sunday, September 27, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 30,000, Time of Game: 1:43
Athletics
1
107-45
 Lost 1
1st
at Yankees
13
94-59
 Won 4
2nd, 13½ GB
W: Gordon Rhodes (6-3)
L: Lefty Grove (31-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  1
Yankees         0  3  2   2  3  2   0  1  X   13 20  2

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .294 .827 1 1
Mule Haas CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .323 .841 2 0
Mickey Cochrane C 2 0 0 0 1 0 .349 .976 5 3
   Johnnie Heving C 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .605 3 0
Al Simmons LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 .390 1.085 0 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .946 7 0
Bing Miller RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .281 .763 1 0
   Rube Walberg P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .124 .316 0 0
   Joe Boley PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .580
Jimmy Dykes 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .273 .759 2 1
Dib Williams SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .697 3 2
Lefty Grove P 1 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .446 0 0
   George Earnshaw P 1 0 1 0 0 0 .263 .689 0 1 2B
   Jimmy Moore RF 1 0 0 0 1 0 .224 .599 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 7 1 4 0 .219 .556 24 8
2B: G Earnshaw (7).
TB: A Simmons 2; J Dykes 2; G Earnshaw 2; L Grove; B Miller.
RBI: L Grove (12).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: J Dykes (15).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 5 1 0 0 0 2 .270 .742 3 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 1 2 2 0 0 .302 .778 0 1 HR
   Myril Hoag 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .387 0 1
Babe Ruth RF 5 1 3 0 0 2 .373 1.195 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 1 2 2 0 0 .341 1.108 11 1 HR
Ben Chapman LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 .315 .879 1 0 CS
   Dusty Cooke LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 .333 .883 0 0
Bill Dickey C 5 3 4 1 0 0 .327 .821 1 0 2·3B
Lyn Lary SS 4 3 2 0 1 0 .280 .794 2 6
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 2 4 4 1 0 .267 .773 7 3 3·2B
Gordon Rhodes P 3 0 1 2 0 0 .214 .571 0 3 2·SH
Team Totals 41 13 20 11 2 5 .488 1.317 27 15
2B: T Lazzeri 3 (27).
3B: B Dickey 2 (10).
HR: L Gehrig (46); J Sewell (6).
SH: G Rhodes 2 (4).
TB: B Dickey 8; T Lazzeri 7; J Sewell 5; L Gehrig 5; B Ruth 3; L Lary 2; B Chapman; G Rhodes; D Cooke.
RBI: T Lazzeri 4 (85); J Sewell 2 (64); L Gehrig 2 (185); G Rhodes 2 (4); B Dickey (78).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; L Lary-L Gehrig.
E: G Rhodes (3); S Byrd (4).
Baserunning
CS: B Chapman (24).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, L (31-4) 3 8 5 5 0 2 1 2.06 16 25
George Earnshaw 3 9 7 7 2 1 1 3.68 20
Rube Walberg 2 3 1 1 0 2 0 3.74 9
Team Totals 8 20 13 12 2 5 2 13.50 45 25

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Gordon Rhodes, W (6-3) 9 7 1 1 4 0 0 3.41 36 65
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 4 0 0 1.00 36 65
Balks: None.
WP: G Earnshaw (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Roy Van Graflan, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Max Bishop 2B 1 Samuel Byrd CF
2 Mule Haas CF 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Bill Dickey C
7 Jimmy Dykes 3B 7 Lyn Lary SS
8 Dib Williams SS 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Gordon Rhodes P

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