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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
7
4
NYY
@PHA
13
6
BSN
@BRO
3
0
PHI
@NYG
4
2
CIN
@PIT
2
3
Thursday, April 21, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 15,000, Time of Game: 2:30
Yankees
13
7-2
 Won 1 
1st
at Athletics
6
4-5
 Lost 1 
6th, 3 GB
W: Wilcy Moore (1-0)
L: Eddie Rommel (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         2  0  0   1  3  3   0  4  0   13 15  2
Athletics       0  0  3   0  3  0   0  0  0    6 10  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 3 3 0 1 0 .452 1.034 1 0 2B,SB
Mark Koenig SS 5 1 1 0 0 1 .429 1.026 2 3 SH
Babe Ruth LF 2 2 1 0 4 0 .250 .810 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 3 2 5 0 0 .459 1.389 12 0 HR,SH
Bob Meusel RF 6 3 3 2 0 1 .439 1.050 2 0 3B,2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 1 3 5 0 0 .293 .926 3 5 HR,3B
Mike Gazella 3B 3 0 1 1 2 0 .286 .839 1 2
Pat Collins C 3 0 1 0 2 0 .500 1.307 5 0
Waite Hoyt P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 2 SH
   Wilcy Moore P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 38 13 15 13 9 3 .395 1.211 27 13
2B: B Meusel (1); E Combs (3).
3B: B Meusel (2); T Lazzeri (3).
HR: L Gehrig (3); T Lazzeri (1).
SH: L Gehrig (5); M Koenig (2); W Hoyt (5).
TB: T Lazzeri 8; B Meusel 6; L Gehrig 5; E Combs 4; P Collins; M Koenig; M Gazella; B Ruth.
RBI: L Gehrig 5 (19); T Lazzeri 5 (13); B Meusel 2 (14); M Gazella (3).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: M Koenig (2); E Combs (2).
Baserunning
SB: E Combs (2).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 .231 .631 3 1
Bill Lamar LF 5 2 1 0 0 0 .295 .803 1 0 2B
Ty Cobb RF 5 1 2 2 0 0 .350 .847 3 0 3B
Al Simmons CF 4 1 1 0 1 1 .400 1.142 2 0
Sammy Hale 3B 4 1 0 0 0 2 .222 .604 1 1
Dud Branom 1B 4 0 3 3 0 0 .444 .944 9 2
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 1 1 0 0 .370 .969 3 1
Joe Boley SS 1 0 0 0 1 0 .194 .523 3 0
   Zack Wheat PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .800
   Chick Galloway SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 1.167 1 3
Sam Gray P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .347 1 1
   Eddie Rommel P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 3
   Jim Poole PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .105 .419
   Lefty Willis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 38 6 10 6 2 4 .263 .642 27 12
2B: B Lamar (6).
3B: T Cobb (1).
TB: T Cobb 4; D Branom 3; B Lamar 2; E Collins 2; M Cochrane; A Simmons.
RBI: D Branom 3 (4); T Cobb 2 (8); M Cochrane (5).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: C Galloway (1).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt 4.1 9 6 3 1 4 0 2.96 25 30
Wilcy Moore, W (1-0) 4.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.11 15
Team Totals 9 10 6 3 2 4 0 3.00 40 30

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sam Gray 4.1 7 4 4 3 1 0 7.16 22 31
Eddie Rommel, L (0-1) 3.2 7 9 9 5 1 2 16.88 23
Lefty Willis 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 7.20 5
Team Totals 9 15 13 13 9 3 2 13.00 50 31
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Ormsby.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: Not Given.
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 Pat Collins C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Sam Gray P

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