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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
3
7
CHW
@NYY
4
5
DET
@PHA
10
3
SLB
@WSH
5
4
 
(10)
SLB
@WSH
2
4
 
(7)
BRO
@CHC
6
7
PHI
@PIT
1
2
 
(16)
Wednesday, August 23, 1916,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Tigers
10
65-55
 Won 1 
3rd, 6 GB
at Athletics
3
24-88
 Lost 1 
8th, 43 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          4  0  0   1  0  0   0  5  0   10 14  1
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  3  0    3  8  3

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ossie Vitt 3B 3 2 1 1 0 5 .219 .304 .278 .581 5 2 SH
Donie Bush SS 4 2 1 1 0 5 .234 .337 .274 .611 2 3
Ty Cobb CF 5 2 2 0 0 5 .358 .442 .467 .909 2 0 SB
Bobby Veach LF 5 1 1 0 0 5 .294 .350 .412 .762 2 0
Sam Crawford RF 4 0 0 0 0 5 .302 .391 .406 .797 3 0 SH
George Burns 1B 5 1 3 0 0 5 .295 .324 .398 .722 9 1 HR
Ralph Young 2B 5 1 4 0 0 5 .265 .351 .314 .666 0 1 2B
Tubby Spencer C 5 0 1 0 0 5 .333 .385 .333 .718 4 0
George Cunningham P 3 1 1 1 1 4 .275 .396 .425 .821 0 3 2B
Team Totals 39 10 14 0 3 1 44 .359 .405 .487 .892 27 10
2B: R Young (10); G Cunningham (2).
HR: G Burns (4).
SH: O Vitt (27); S Crawford (4).
TB: G Burns 6; R Young 5; G Cunningham 2; T Cobb 2; T Spencer; O Vitt; D Bush; B Veach.
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: G Cunningham (2).
Baserunning
SB: T Cobb (47).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Whitey Witt SS 5 0 0 0 0 5 .228 .299 .309 .608 2 2
Jimmy Walsh RF 4 0 0 0 0 4 .230 .329 .299 .628 2 0
Amos Strunk CF 4 1 1 0 1 4 .302 .385 .407 .792 2 1
Wally Schang LF 3 1 1 1 1 4 .272 .382 .419 .801 3 0 2B
Nap Lajoie 2B 4 1 2 0 0 4 .240 .265 .304 .569 2 5 2B
Stuffy McInnis 1B 4 0 2 0 0 4 .263 .304 .321 .625 14 0 2B
Lee McElwee 3B 3 0 0 0 1 3 .257 .289 .284 .574 1 1
   Charlie Pick 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 .241 .328 .273 .601 0 1
Val Picinich C 4 0 2 0 0 4 .263 .300 .289 .589 1 0
Marsh Williams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .188 .133 .321 0 0
   Tom Sheehan P 2 0 0 0 1 3 .073 .116 .073 .189 0 6 SH
   Harland Rowe 1 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .152 .156 .308
Team Totals 35 3 8 0 1 4 37 .229 .250 .314 .564 27 16
2B: W Schang (9); N Lajoie (14); S McInnis (18).
SH: T Sheehan (1).
TB: S McInnis 3; N Lajoie 3; W Schang 2; V Picinich 2; A Strunk.
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Witt-N Lajoie-S McInnis.
E: T Sheehan (5); L McElwee (10); W Witt (60).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Cunningham, W (6-10) 9 8 3 3 1 4 0 2.67 37 62
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 4 0 3.00 37 62

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Marsh Williams, L (0-5) 0.1 1 4 3 2 0 0 7.68 4 33
Tom Sheehan 8.2 13 6 6 1 1 1 3.74 38
Team Totals 9 14 10 9 3 1 1 9.00 42 33
Balks: None.
WP: M Williams (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - Dick Nallin, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Ossie Vitt 3B 1 Whitey Witt SS
2 Donie Bush SS 2 Jimmy Walsh RF
3 Ty Cobb CF 3 Amos Strunk CF
4 Bobby Veach LF 4 Wally Schang LF
5 Sam Crawford RF 5 Nap Lajoie 2B
6 George Burns 1B 6 Stuffy McInnis 1B
7 Ralph Young 2B 7 Lee McElwee 3B
8 Tubby Spencer C 8 Val Picinich C
9 George Cunningham P 9 Marsh Williams P

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