Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Box Scores > 1938 > May 13, 1938, Athletics at Yankees Box Score and Play by Play

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
0
10
CHW
@CLE
7
6
SLB
@DET
5
7
PHA
@NYY
8
6
PIT
@CHC
4
1
 
(10)
Friday, May 13, 1938,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 11,064, Time of Game: 2:20
Athletics
8
7-13
 Won 1 
7th, 6½ GB
at Yankees
6
14-9
 Lost 2 
3rd, 1 GB
W: George Caster (2-3)
L: Monte Pearson (2-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  3   0  0  0   5  0  0    8 15  2
Yankees         2  0  0   1  0  1   2  0  0    6  9  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Wally Moses RF 4 2 1 2 1 0 5 .214 .250 .286 .536 3 0 HR
Wayne Ambler SS 5 2 5 0 0 0 5 .324 .378 .382 .761 2 0 2B
Billy Werber 3B 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .376 .436 .576 1.013 1 3 3B,CS
Earle Brucker C 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .462 .481 .538 1.020 3 0
Bob Johnson LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .284 .398 .541 .938 3 0 2B,CS
Mule Haas CF 4 0 1 2 0 2 4 .182 .289 .212 .502 4 0
Lou Finney 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .202 .247 .238 .485 10 0 CS
Dario Lodigiani 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .289 .349 .474 .823 1 3
George Caster P 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .273 .333 .273 .606 0 4
   Nels Potter P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0 0
Team Totals 38 8 15 8 3 4 41 .395 .439 .579 1.018 27 10
2B: W Ambler (4); B Johnson (5).
3B: B Werber (1).
HR: W Moses (1).
TB: W Ambler 6; W Moses 4; B Johnson 3; E Brucker 3; B Werber 3; M Haas; L Finney; N Potter.
RBI: B Werber 2 (16); W Moses 2 (6); M Haas 2 (6); E Brucker (3); B Johnson (10).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Werber-D Lodigiani-L Finney.
E: G Caster (1); D Lodigiani (6).
Baserunning
CS: B Werber (3); B Johnson (1); L Finney (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Crosetti SS 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .191 .333 .281 .614 5 1
Red Rolfe 3B 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .337 .427 .434 .861 1 5 CS
Tommy Henrich RF 4 1 3 0 1 1 5 .333 .444 .617 1.061 3 1
Joe DiMaggio CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .422 .435 .844 1.279 2 0 2B
Bill Dickey C 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .347 .434 .514 .948 6 3
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 1 1 2 2 0 5 .241 .400 .443 .843 4 1
Myril Hoag LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .256 .330 .305 .635 1 0
Bill Knickerbocker 2B 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .220 .289 .366 .655 5 1
Monte Pearson P 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0
   Bump Hadley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   George Selkirk 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .265 .345 .327 .672
   Lee Stine P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0
Team Totals 36 6 9 5 6 3 42 .250 .357 .278 .635 27 12
2B: J DiMaggio (5).
TB: T Henrich 3; F Crosetti 2; J DiMaggio 2; L Gehrig; R Rolfe; B Dickey.
RBI: L Gehrig 2 (13); B Knickerbocker (7); R Rolfe (8); B Dickey (21).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Dickey-F Crosetti; R Rolfe-B Knickerbocker-L Gehrig.
E: R Rolfe (2).
Baserunning
CS: R Rolfe (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Caster, W (2-3) 6.1 9 6 4 5 1 0 4.24 33 31
Nels Potter, S (1) 2.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.00 9
Team Totals 9 9 6 4 6 3 0 4.00 42 31

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Monte Pearson, L (2-2) 6.2 11 8 4 3 4 1 3.41 32 29
Bump Hadley 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1
Lee Stine 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 8
Team Totals 9 15 8 4 3 4 1 4.00 41 29
Balks: None.
WP: M Pearson (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Bill Grieve, 2B - (none), 3B - Steve Basil.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 11,064.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Wally Moses RF 1 Frankie Crosetti SS
2 Wayne Ambler SS 2 Red Rolfe 3B
3 Billy Werber 3B 3 Tommy Henrich RF
4 Earle Brucker C 4 Joe DiMaggio CF
5 Bob Johnson LF 5 Bill Dickey C
6 Mule Haas CF 6 Lou Gehrig 1B
7 Lou Finney 1B 7 Myril Hoag LF
8 Dario Lodigiani 2B 8 Bill Knickerbocker 2B
9 George Caster P 9 Monte Pearson P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:NYA193805130

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.