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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
5
11
SLB
@BOS
4
14
DET
@NYY
3
16
CLE
@PHA
7
6
CHW
@WSH
12
1
BSN
@CHC
1
3
BSN
@CHC
0
4
BRO
@CIN
5
3
BRO
@CIN
7
4
NYG
@PIT
2
1
NYG
@PIT
7
7
Sunday, July 17, 1938,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 24,000, Time of Game: 2:12
Tigers
3
38-43
 Lost 4 
5th, 13½ GB
at Yankees
16
49-27
 Won 7 
1st
W: Spud Chandler (8-2)
L: Elden Auker (6-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  0   1  0  1   0  1  0    3  9  3
Yankees         3  0  3   2  0  0   0  8  X   16 11  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Chet Morgan CF 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .387 .406 .419 .826 3 0
Dixie Walker LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .289 .372 .389 .762 4 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .309 .405 .467 .872 3 0
   Tony Piet 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .300 .447 .333 .781 0 0
Rudy York C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .299 .430 .625 1.054 6 0 2B
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .303 .429 .655 1.085 4 0 HR
Pete Fox RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .307 .341 .449 .790 3 0
Mark Christman SS 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .256 .299 .329 .628 1 1
Don Ross 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .245 .311 .282 .593 0 1
Elden Auker P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .121 .194 .121 .316 0 0
   Slick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0
   Vern Kennedy 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .288 .300 .339 .639
   Jake Wade P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0
Team Totals 37 3 9 3 2 3 39 .243 .282 .351 .633 24 2
2B: R York (17).
HR: H Greenberg (28).
TB: H Greenberg 5; C Morgan 2; R York 2; V Kennedy; D Ross; M Christman; D Walker.
RBI: H Greenberg 2 (57); D Ross (27).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Christman-C Gehringer.
E: D Ross 2 (11); M Christman (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Crosetti SS 3 3 3 0 1 0 5 .274 .398 .394 .792 2 2 2B,HBP
Red Rolfe 3B 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .325 .403 .475 .878 0 6 2B
Tommy Henrich RF 3 3 1 4 2 0 5 .278 .403 .483 .885 2 0 HR
Joe DiMaggio CF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .317 .375 .587 .962 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .284 .410 .519 .929 8 0
   Babe Dahlgren 1B 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 7 0
Bill Dickey C 4 2 1 4 1 0 5 .299 .398 .559 .957 3 0 HR,SB
   Arndt Jorgens C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .368 .375 .743 0 0
George Selkirk LF 4 2 1 2 1 1 5 .268 .384 .394 .778 3 0 HR
Joe Gordon 2B 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .320 .396 .629 1.025 1 2 HR
Spud Chandler P 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .211 .211 .395 .605 0 5
Team Totals 36 16 11 15 6 4 43 .306 .419 .694 1.113 27 15
2B: F Crosetti (22); R Rolfe (20).
HR: T Henrich (11); B Dickey (17); G Selkirk (2); J Gordon (12).
HBP: F Crosetti (9).
TB: F Crosetti 4; R Rolfe 4; J Gordon 4; B Dickey 4; G Selkirk 4; T Henrich 4; S Chandler.
RBI: B Dickey 4 (71); T Henrich 4 (48); J Gordon 3 (47); G Selkirk 2 (22); R Rolfe 2 (44).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
E: J Gordon (11).
Baserunning
SB: B Dickey (1).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elden Auker, L (6-8) 3 3 6 6 3 1 2 5.29 17 27
Slick Coffman 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 5.67 5
Jake Wade 4 5 8 4 3 3 2 8.26 21
Team Totals 8 11 16 12 6 4 4 13.50 43 27

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Spud Chandler, W (8-2) 9 9 3 3 2 3 1 4.60 39 58
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 2 3 1 3.00 39 58
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: E Auker (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 2:12.
Attendance: 24,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Chet Morgan CF 1 Frankie Crosetti SS
2 Dixie Walker LF 2 Red Rolfe 3B
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Tommy Henrich RF
4 Rudy York C 4 Joe DiMaggio CF
5 Hank Greenberg 1B 5 Lou Gehrig 1B
6 Pete Fox RF 6 Bill Dickey C
7 Mark Christman SS 7 George Selkirk LF
8 Don Ross 3B 8 Joe Gordon 2B
9 Elden Auker P 9 Spud Chandler P

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