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Standings
DET
@CLE
5
6
BOS
@NYY
1
9
BOS
@NYY
8
19
 
(7)
WSH
@PHA
3
6
CHW
@SLB
4
3
NYG
@BSN
1
4
STL
@CHC
5
1
CIN
@PIT
4
3
 
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Tuesday, August 13, 1940,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:55
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
1
58-50
 Lost 2 
3rd, 7½ GB
at Yankees
9
54-51
 Won 4 
5th, 9 GB
W: Marius Russo (9-5)
L: Jim Bagby (8-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  1
Yankees         4  2  1   0  0  1   0  1  X    9 12  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dom DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .304 .390 .454 .844 -0.076 0.74 0.000 -0.076 -1.4 2 0
Doc Cramer LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .309 .346 .387 .733 -0.053 0.58 0.016 -0.069 -0.6 1 0
Joe Cronin SS 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .278 .378 .490 .867 -0.015 0.41 0.016 -0.031 -0.5 2 1
Ted Williams RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .331 .431 .567 .998 -0.006 0.49 0.028 -0.034 -0.3 2 0
Jim Tabor 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .276 .334 .512 .846 0.026 0.46 0.061 -0.035 -0.0 4 2 HR
Lou Finney 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .346 .372 .506 .878 -0.039 0.41 0.000 -0.039 -1.0 6 1
Bobby Doerr 2B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .279 .339 .458 .797 0.011 0.26 0.020 -0.009 0.8 0 1
Johnny Peacock C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .280 .398 .318 .716 -0.015 0.65 0.023 -0.038 -0.7 7 0
   Tom Carey PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .353 .364 .717 -0.001 0.04 0.000 -0.001 -0.8 GDP
Jim Bagby P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .148 .148 .167 .315 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .278 .188 .465 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Gene Desautels PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .208 .313 .257 .570 0.039 0.93 0.039 0.000 0.6
   Yank Terry P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.012 0.23 0.015 -0.003 0.1 0 2
   Jimmie Foxx PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297 .411 .586 .997 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.1
Team Totals 30 1 5 1 6 5 36 .167 .306 .267 .572 -0.117 0.47 0.218 -0.335 -3.9 24 7
HR: J Tabor (19, off M Russo, 2nd inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: J Tabor 4; D Cramer 2; Y Terry; B Doerr.
GIDP: T Carey (1).
RBI: J Tabor (64).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
E: D Cramer (10).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe Gordon 2B 5 2 2 1 0 1 5 .279 .331 .513 .845 0.077 0.31 0.095 -0.018 1.0 5 3 HR
Red Rolfe 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .236 .312 .365 .676 0.037 0.25 0.060 -0.023 0.2 1 1 HR,SH
Tommy Henrich RF 4 2 2 1 1 0 5 .307 .404 .569 .974 -0.004 0.20 0.013 -0.017 0.9 1 0 2B
Joe DiMaggio CF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .341 .418 .615 1.033 0.047 0.21 0.049 -0.002 1.4 2 0 2B
Charlie Keller LF 2 1 0 0 3 0 5 .285 .400 .564 .965 0.021 0.24 0.022 -0.001 0.1 4 0 SB
Bill Dickey C 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .235 .303 .347 .650 0.087 0.63 0.092 -0.006 0.3 5 0
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .265 .324 .404 .727 0.056 0.44 0.073 -0.017 -0.0 8 0
Frankie Crosetti SS 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .197 .303 .294 .597 0.083 0.28 0.085 -0.002 1.7 0 5 3B
Marius Russo P 3 0 0 0 1 3 4 .167 .245 .208 .454 -0.021 0.22 0.001 -0.022 -0.7 1 1
Team Totals 35 9 12 8 5 6 41 .343 .425 .629 1.054 0.383 0.30 0.490 -0.108 4.7 27 10
2B: J DiMaggio (15, off J Heving); T Henrich (24, off Y Terry).
3B: F Crosetti (4, off Y Terry).
HR: J Gordon (22, off J Bagby, 1st inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF); R Rolfe (8, off J Heving, 2nd inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
SH: R Rolfe (4, off Y Terry).
TB: J Gordon 5; F Crosetti 4; J DiMaggio 4; R Rolfe 4; T Henrich 3; B Dahlgren; B Dickey.
RBI: B Dickey 2 (41); J Gordon (72); J DiMaggio (85); F Crosetti (20); B Dahlgren (52); R Rolfe (31); T Henrich (36).
2-out RBI: B Dahlgren; F Crosetti; B Dickey.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 5 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Russo-B Dahlgren; R Rolfe-J Gordon-B Dahlgren.
Baserunning
SB: C Keller (6, 2nd base off Y Terry/J Peacock).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Bagby, L (8-13) 0.2 4 4 4 1 0 1 5.06 7 27 -0.247 0.83 -2.9
Joe Heving 1.1 3 2 2 2 1 1 3.32 9 2 1 -0.124 0.57 -2.0
Yank Terry 6 5 3 3 2 5 0 6.10 25 0 0 -0.011 0.07 0.2
Team Totals 8 12 9 9 5 6 2 10.12 41 27 2 1 -0.382 0.30 -4.7

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Marius Russo, W (9-5) 9 5 1 1 6 5 1 2.93 36 72 0.118 0.47 3.9
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 6 5 1 1.00 36 72 0.118 0.47 3.9
Balks: None.
WP: Y Terry (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - George Pipgras, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Ormsby.
Time of Game: 2:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         New York Yankees
1 Dom DiMaggio CF 1 Joe Gordon 2B
2 Doc Cramer LF 2 Red Rolfe 3B
3 Joe Cronin SS 3 Tommy Henrich RF
4 Ted Williams RF 4 Joe DiMaggio CF
5 Jim Tabor 3B 5 Charlie Keller LF
6 Lou Finney 1B 6 Bill Dickey C
7 Bobby Doerr 2B 7 Babe Dahlgren 1B
8 Johnny Peacock C 8 Frankie Crosetti SS
9 Jim Bagby P 9 Marius Russo P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 --- R NYY J. Gordon J. Bagby 9% 64% Home Run
b1 1-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dickey J. Bagby 9% 72% Single to LF; DiMaggio Scores; Keller to 2B
b1 2-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dahlgren J. Bagby 7% 80% Single to LF; Keller Scores; Dickey to 2B
t2 0-4 1 --- R BOS J. Tabor M. Russo -6% 79% Home Run
b2 4-1 1 --- R NYY R. Rolfe J. Heving 6% 86% Home Run

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BOS D. DiMaggio M. Russo 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O BOS D. Cramer M. Russo 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O BOS J. Cronin M. Russo 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Jim Bagby facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- R NYY J. Gordon J. Bagby 9% 64% Home Run
b1 1-0 0 --- O NYY R. Rolfe J. Bagby -2% 62% Flyball: RF
b1 1-0 1 --- O NYY T. Henrich J. Bagby -1% 61% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 1-0 2 --- NYY J. DiMaggio J. Bagby 1% 62% Single to CF
b1 1-0 2 1-- NYY C. Keller J. Bagby 2% 64% Walk; DiMaggio to 2B
b1 1-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dickey J. Bagby 9% 72% Single to LF; DiMaggio Scores; Keller to 2B
b1 2-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dahlgren J. Bagby 7% 80% Single to LF; Keller Scores; Dickey to 2B
Joe Heving replaces Jim Bagby pitching and batting 9th
b1 3-0 2 12- R NYY F. Crosetti J. Heving 6% 85% Single to LF; Dickey Scores; Dahlgren to 2B
b1 4-0 2 12- O NYY M. Russo J. Heving -2% 84% Strikeout
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 4-5-6
t2 0-4 0 --- O BOS T. Williams M. Russo 2% 85% Lineout: 2B
t2 0-4 1 --- R BOS J. Tabor M. Russo -6% 79% Home Run
t2 1-4 1 --- O BOS L. Finney M. Russo 1% 81% Flyball: LF
t2 1-4 2 --- O BOS B. Doerr M. Russo 1% 82% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-1, Red Sox' Joe Heving facing 1-2-3
b2 4-1 0 --- O NYY J. Gordon J. Heving -1% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 4-1 1 --- R NYY R. Rolfe J. Heving 6% 86% Home Run
b2 5-1 1 --- NYY T. Henrich J. Heving 1% 87% Walk
b2 5-1 1 1-- NYY J. DiMaggio J. Heving 3% 91% Double to LF; Henrich to 3B
b2 5-1 1 -23 NYY C. Keller J. Heving 0% 91% Walk
b2 5-1 1 123 RO NYY B. Dickey J. Heving 1% 91% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Henrich Scores; DiMaggio to 3B
b2 6-1 2 1-3 O NYY B. Dahlgren J. Heving -1% 90% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 6.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-6, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 8-9-1
t3 1-6 0 --- BOS J. Peacock M. Russo -2% 88% Walk
Gene Desautels pinch hits for Joe Heving (P) batting 9th
t3 1-6 0 1-- BOS G. Desautels M. Russo -4% 84% Walk; Peacock to 2B
t3 1-6 0 12- O BOS D. DiMaggio M. Russo 4% 88% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-6 1 12- OO BOS D. Cramer M. Russo 5% 93% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 6.
Bottom of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 6-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 8-9-1
Yank Terry replaces Gene Desautels (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b3 6-1 0 --- NYY F. Crosetti Y. Terry 2% 95% Triple to RF
b3 6-1 0 --3 R NYY M. Russo Y. Terry 0% 96% Wild Pitch; Crosetti Scores
b3 7-1 0 --- O NYY M. Russo Y. Terry -0% 95% Strikeout
b3 7-1 1 --- O NYY J. Gordon Y. Terry -0% 95% Strikeout Looking
b3 7-1 2 --- O NYY R. Rolfe Y. Terry -0% 95% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-7, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 3-4-5
t4 1-7 0 --- BOS J. Cronin M. Russo -2% 93% Walk
t4 1-7 0 1-- BOS T. Williams M. Russo -3% 90% Walk; Cronin to 2B
t4 1-7 0 12- O BOS J. Tabor M. Russo 3% 93% Flyball: 2B
t4 1-7 1 12- O BOS L. Finney M. Russo 2% 95% Popfly: 1B
t4 1-7 2 12- BOS B. Doerr M. Russo -2% 93% Walk; Cronin to 3B; Williams to 2B
t4 1-7 2 123 O BOS J. Peacock M. Russo 3% 97% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Bottom of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 7-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 3-4-5
b4 7-1 0 --- O NYY T. Henrich Y. Terry -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 7-1 1 --- O NYY J. DiMaggio Y. Terry -0% 96% Foul Flyball: 3B
b4 7-1 2 --- NYY C. Keller Y. Terry 0% 96% Walk
b4 7-1 2 1-- NYY B. Dickey Y. Terry 0% 96% Keller Steals 2B
b4 7-1 2 -2- O NYY B. Dickey Y. Terry -0% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-7, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 9-1-2
t5 1-7 0 --- BOS Y. Terry M. Russo -1% 94% Single to RF
t5 1-7 0 1-- O BOS D. DiMaggio M. Russo 1% 96% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t5 1-7 1 1-- BOS D. Cramer M. Russo -2% 94% Single; DiMaggio to 2B
t5 1-7 1 12- O BOS J. Cronin M. Russo 2% 96% Flyball: RF
t5 1-7 2 12- O BOS T. Williams M. Russo 1% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Bottom of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 7-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 7-8-9
b5 7-1 0 --- O NYY B. Dahlgren Y. Terry -0% 97% Groundout: P-1B
b5 7-1 1 --- O NYY F. Crosetti Y. Terry -0% 97% Strikeout
b5 7-1 2 --- NYY M. Russo Y. Terry 0% 97% Walk
b5 7-1 2 1-- O NYY J. Gordon Y. Terry -0% 97% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-7, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 5-6-7
t6 1-7 0 --- O BOS J. Tabor M. Russo 1% 98% Strikeout Looking
t6 1-7 1 --- O BOS L. Finney M. Russo 0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 1-7 2 --- BOS B. Doerr M. Russo -0% 98% Walk
t6 1-7 2 1-- O BOS J. Peacock M. Russo 1% 99% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 7.
Bottom of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 7-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 2-3-4
b6 7-1 0 --- O NYY R. Rolfe Y. Terry -0% 98% Flyball: RF
b6 7-1 1 --- NYY T. Henrich Y. Terry 0% 99% Double to RF
b6 7-1 1 -2- R NYY J. DiMaggio Y. Terry 1% 99% Single to RF; Henrich Scores
b6 8-1 1 1-- O NYY C. Keller Y. Terry -0% 99% Flyball: 3B
b6 8-1 2 1-- O NYY B. Dickey Y. Terry -0% 99% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 8.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-8, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 9-1-2
t7 1-8 0 --- O BOS Y. Terry M. Russo 0% 99% Flyball: CF
t7 1-8 1 --- O BOS D. DiMaggio M. Russo 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-8 2 --- BOS D. Cramer M. Russo -0% 99% Single to CF
t7 1-8 2 1-- O BOS J. Cronin M. Russo 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 8-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 7-8-9
b7 8-1 0 --- O NYY B. Dahlgren Y. Terry -0% 100% Flyball: 3B
b7 8-1 1 --- O NYY F. Crosetti Y. Terry -0% 100% Lineout: SS
b7 8-1 2 --- O NYY M. Russo Y. Terry -0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 8.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-8, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 4-5-6
t8 1-8 0 --- O BOS T. Williams M. Russo 0% 100% Strikeout
t8 1-8 1 --- O BOS J. Tabor M. Russo 0% 100% Flyball: LF
t8 1-8 2 --- O BOS L. Finney M. Russo 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 8-1, Red Sox' Yank Terry facing 1-2-3
b8 8-1 0 --- NYY J. Gordon Y. Terry 0% 100% Single to LF; Gordon to 2B/Adv on E7
b8 8-1 0 -2- O NYY R. Rolfe Y. Terry 0% 100% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Gordon to 3B
b8 8-1 1 --3 R NYY T. Henrich Y. Terry 0% 100% Single to RF; Gordon Scores
b8 9-1 1 1-- O NYY J. DiMaggio Y. Terry -0% 100% Flyball: 3B
b8 9-1 2 1-- O NYY C. Keller Y. Terry 0% 100% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 9.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-9, Yankees' Marius Russo facing 7-8-9
t9 1-9 0 --- BOS B. Doerr M. Russo -0% 100% Single to CF
Tom Carey pinch hits for Johnny Peacock (C) batting 8th
t9 1-9 0 1-- OO BOS T. Carey M. Russo 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
Jimmie Foxx pinch hits for Yank Terry (P) batting 9th
t9 1-9 2 --- O BOS J. Foxx M. Russo 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Yankees 9.

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