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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
6
3
SLB
@NYY
2
0
CLE
@PHA
5
2
CLE
@PHA
0
4
CHW
@WSH
2
12
NYG
@STL
2
0
NYG
@STL
4
1
Monday, August 26, 1918,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Indians
5
68-52
 Won 1 
2nd, 3½ GB
at Athletics
2
48-71
 Lost 1 
8th, 22 GB
W: Fritz Coumbe (12-7)
L: Willie Adams (5-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   0  3  0   2  0  0    5 11  1
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    2 12  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bob Bescher RF 4 0 1 2 0 2 5 .382 .533 .471 1.004 1 0 2B,HBP
Ray Chapman SS 2 1 1 0 3 0 5 .268 .391 .358 .749 3 2 2B,2·SB
Tris Speaker CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .325 .410 .445 .855 1 0
Smoky Joe Wood LF 3 1 2 1 2 0 5 .300 .360 .415 .775 1 0
Doc Johnston 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 5 .238 .305 .302 .608 13 0 2B,SH
Terry Turner 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 5 .238 .316 .292 .608 4 4 SH
Joe Evans 3B 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .257 .335 .351 .686 0 5
Steve O'Neill C 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .236 .339 .304 .643 4 1 SH
Fritz Coumbe P 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .231 .231 .231 .462 0 4 SH
Team Totals 30 5 11 5 9 4 44 .367 .525 .467 .992 27 16
2B: B Bescher (1); R Chapman (19); D Johnston (12).
SH: D Johnston (11); T Turner (12); S O'Neill (6); F Coumbe (5).
HBP: B Bescher (1).
TB: D Johnston 3; B Bescher 2; T Turner 2; T Speaker 2; S Wood 2; R Chapman 2; J Evans.
RBI: T Turner 2 (15); B Bescher 2 (5); S Wood (46).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Evans-T Turner-D Johnston.
E: R Chapman (47).
Baserunning
SB: R Chapman 2 (35).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Charlie Jamieson RF 5 0 2 0 0 2 5 .194 .287 .228 .515 0 0
Merlin Kopp LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .233 .328 .293 .621 2 1
Merito Acosta CF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .298 .361 .340 .702 1 0
George Burns 1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .355 .394 .478 .872 9 1
Larry Gardner 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .276 .339 .353 .692 1 3 2B
Wickey McAvoy C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .243 .285 .278 .564 9 5
Jimmy Dykes 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .182 .272 .234 .505 1 1 3B
Joe Dugan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .199 .229 .257 .486 4 1
Willie Adams P 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .140 .169 .158 .327 0 6 2B
Team Totals 38 2 12 2 2 3 40 .316 .350 .421 .771 27 18
2B: L Gardner (21); W Adams (1).
3B: J Dykes (3).
TB: W Adams 4; J Dykes 3; M Acosta 2; C Jamieson 2; L Gardner 2; W McAvoy; G Burns; J Dugan.
RBI: W Adams (1); J Dykes (10).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. W Adams-W McAvoy-G Burns; G Burns-J Dugan.
E: J Dugan (46).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fritz Coumbe, W (12-7) 9 12 2 2 2 3 0 2.90 40 56
Team Totals 9 12 2 2 2 3 0 2.00 40 56

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Willie Adams, L (5-12) 9 11 5 5 9 4 0 4.37 44 40
Team Totals 9 11 5 5 9 4 0 5.00 44 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: W Adams (11).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

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

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Bob Bescher RF 1 Charlie Jamieson RF
2 Ray Chapman SS 2 Merlin Kopp LF
3 Tris Speaker CF 3 Merito Acosta CF
4 Smoky Joe Wood LF 4 George Burns 1B
5 Doc Johnston 1B 5 Larry Gardner 3B
6 Terry Turner 2B 6 Wickey McAvoy C
7 Joe Evans 3B 7 Jimmy Dykes 2B
8 Steve O'Neill C 8 Joe Dugan SS
9 Fritz Coumbe P 9 Willie Adams P

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