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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
5
4
SLB
@DET
0
7
NYY
@PHA
5
8
BSN
@BRO
3
4
PHI
@NYG
1
5
CHC
@STL
2
4
Wednesday, April 20, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 2:10
Yankees
5
6-2
 Lost 2 
1st
at Athletics
8
4-4
 Won 2 
5th, 2 GB
W: Jack Quinn (1-0)
L: Urban Shocker (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   1  2  1   0  0  1    5 11  4
Athletics       0  0  0   3  0  1   3  1  X    8 12  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .432 .488 .486 .974 3 1
Mark Koenig SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .459 .512 .595 1.107 3 2 2·2B
Babe Ruth LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .233 .410 .333 .744 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .469 .541 .844 1.384 9 0 2B,CS
Bob Meusel RF 3 1 2 1 1 1 4 .429 .487 .486 .973 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 .308 .444 .752 2 2
Mike Gazella 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .280 .333 .480 .813 3 1
   Ray Morehart PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Johnny Grabowski C 3 1 1 1 0 2 3 .267 .389 .267 .656 0 1
Urban Shocker P 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 3
   Wilcy Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 32 5 11 5 2 7 34 .344 .382 .438 .820 24 11
2B: M Koenig 2 (3); L Gehrig (4).
TB: L Gehrig 4; M Koenig 4; E Combs 3; B Meusel 2; J Grabowski.
RBI: B Meusel (12); M Koenig (7); L Gehrig (14); J Grabowski (2); E Combs (5).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-M Koenig-L Gehrig.
E: B Meusel (1); L Gehrig (1); M Gazella (1); T Lazzeri (1).
Baserunning
CS: L Gehrig (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .206 .372 .235 .607 2 6
Bill Lamar LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .308 .341 .487 .829 0 0
Ty Cobb RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .343 .425 .371 .796 1 0
Al Simmons CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .417 .447 .750 1.197 1 1 3B
Sammy Hale 3B 3 0 0 2 0 0 4 .250 .273 .406 .679 0 1 SB,SH
Dud Branom 1B 4 2 3 0 0 0 4 .357 .438 .357 .795 12 1
Mickey Cochrane C 4 2 2 2 0 0 4 .391 .440 .609 1.049 8 2 HR,3B
Joe Boley SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .200 .250 .267 .517 3 5
Lefty Grove P 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0
   Jack Quinn P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 33 8 12 7 2 0 36 .364 .389 .576 .965 27 16
3B: A Simmons (1); M Cochrane (1).
HR: M Cochrane (1).
SH: S Hale (6).
TB: M Cochrane 7; A Simmons 4; D Branom 3; B Lamar 2; E Collins 2; J Boley.
RBI: S Hale 2 (9); M Cochrane 2 (4); A Simmons 2 (11); J Boley (2).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 5. E Collins-J Boley-D Branom 2; J Boley-E Collins-D Branom; M Cochrane-E Collins; A Simmons-M Cochrane.
E: B Lamar (2).
Baserunning
SB: S Hale (2).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Urban Shocker, L (1-1) 6.1 10 4 1 2 0 1 1.96 30 41
Wilcy Moore 1.2 2 4 3 0 0 0 8.22 6
Team Totals 8 12 8 4 2 0 1 4.50 36 41

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove 5 6 3 2 2 5 0 4.50 19 48
Jack Quinn, W (1-0) 4 5 2 2 0 2 0 3.00 15
Team Totals 9 11 5 4 2 7 0 4.00 34 48
Balks: None.
WP: L Grove (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 35,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Eddie Collins 2B
2 Mark Koenig SS 2 Bill Lamar LF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Ty Cobb RF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Al Simmons CF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Sammy Hale 3B
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Dud Branom 1B
7 Mike Gazella 3B 7 Mickey Cochrane C
8 Johnny Grabowski C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Urban Shocker P 9 Lefty Grove P

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