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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
8
2
CLE
@BOS
4
5
DET
@NYY
7
2
CHW
@PHA
4
13
CHW
@PHA
2
1
SLB
@WSH
1
2
NYG
@CIN
12
2
BRO
@PIT
0
6
Wednesday, August 2, 1939,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 12,341, Time of Game: 2:10
Tigers
7
50-46
 Won 5 
5th, 17 GB
at Yankees
2
66-28
 Lost 3 
1st
L: Atley Donald (12-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  3  0   0  2  0   1  0  0    7 11  1
Yankees         0  1  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  7  2

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Barney McCosky CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .317 .388 .456 .844 3 0 3B,CS,GDP
Benny McCoy 2B 3 1 0 2 1 0 5 .333 .424 .529 .953 6 4 SH
Earl Averill LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .272 .363 .484 .847 2 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .309 .421 .590 1.011 8 0 GDP
Pinky Higgins 3B 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .324 .386 .439 .824 1 1 2B
Pete Fox RF 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .284 .328 .398 .726 2 0
Birdie Tebbetts C 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .293 .354 .403 .757 4 0 2B
Frank Croucher SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .257 .292 .356 .648 1 5
Schoolboy Rowe P 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .282 .317 .410 .727 0 0
Team Totals 35 7 11 6 5 1 41 .314 .400 .429 .829 27 10
2B: P Higgins (13); B Tebbetts (14).
3B: B McCosky (9).
SH: B McCoy (3).
TB: B McCosky 4; P Higgins 3; P Fox 2; B Tebbetts 2; F Croucher 2; E Averill 2.
GIDP: B McCosky (5); H Greenberg (6).
RBI: P Fox 2 (40); B McCoy 2 (10); F Croucher (29); B Tebbetts (31).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. F Croucher-B McCoy-H Greenberg; B McCoy-F Croucher-H Greenberg.
E: P Higgins (23).
Baserunning
CS: B McCosky (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Crosetti SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .213 .305 .275 .580 1 6
Red Rolfe 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .308 .377 .453 .830 0 4 GDP
Charlie Keller RF 1 0 0 1 2 1 4 .305 .428 .418 .846 1 0 SH
Joe DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .396 .457 .630 1.087 1 0
Bill Dickey C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .329 .422 .542 .963 4 3 HR
   Arndt Jorgens C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Selkirk LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .311 .466 .582 1.048 1 0
Joe Gordon 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .297 .366 .508 .875 3 3
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .308 .384 .691 15 1 GDP
Atley Donald P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255 .300 .298 .598 0 0
   Buddy Rosar 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .364 .500 .455 .955
   Spud Chandler P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 2
   Tommy Henrich 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .273 .368 .429 .797
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 3 4 37 .212 .278 .303 .581 27 19
HR: B Dickey (16).
SH: C Keller (5).
TB: B Dickey 4; G Selkirk; R Rolfe; B Rosar; F Crosetti; J Gordon; T Henrich.
GIDP: R Rolfe (3); B Dahlgren (9).
RBI: B Dickey (73); C Keller (32).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Rolfe-J Gordon-B Dahlgren; F Crosetti-J Gordon-B Dahlgren.
E: J Gordon (21); F Crosetti (10).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Schoolboy Rowe, W (4-9) 9 7 2 2 3 4 1 4.68 37 66
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 3 4 1 2.00 37 66

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Atley Donald, L (12-1) 5 7 6 6 3 1 0 2.66 25 27
Spud Chandler 4 4 1 1 2 0 0 1.80 16
Team Totals 9 11 7 7 5 1 0 7.00 41 27
Balks: None.
WP: S Chandler (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Joe Rue.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 12,341.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Barney McCosky CF 1 Frankie Crosetti SS
2 Benny McCoy 2B 2 Red Rolfe 3B
3 Earl Averill LF 3 Charlie Keller RF
4 Hank Greenberg 1B 4 Joe DiMaggio CF
5 Pinky Higgins 3B 5 Bill Dickey C
6 Pete Fox RF 6 George Selkirk LF
7 Birdie Tebbetts C 7 Joe Gordon 2B
8 Frank Croucher SS 8 Babe Dahlgren 1B
9 Schoolboy Rowe P 9 Atley Donald P

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