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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
4
5
CLE
@CHW
2
8
SLB
@DET
15
10
NYY
@PHA
3
4
BSN
@BRO
4
2
PHI
@NYG
1
5
CIN
@PIT
6
4
CHC
@STL
0
7
Saturday, April 23, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 1:57
Yankees
3
7-3
 Lost 1 
1st
at Athletics
4
5-5
 Won 1 
5th, 2 GB
W: Rube Walberg (1-1)
L: Wilcy Moore (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         2  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    3 10  1
Athletics       1  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  1    4 13  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .426 .481 .489 .970 2 0
Mark Koenig SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .426 .471 .532 1.003 5 4
Babe Ruth LF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .243 .440 .405 .845 0 1 HR
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .439 .500 .878 1.378 10 2 HR
Bob Meusel RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .444 .490 .578 1.068 2 0 2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .273 .333 .545 .879 3 3
Mike Gazella 3B 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .313 .389 .469 .858 2 2
Johnny Grabowski C 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .278 .381 .278 .659 1 0 SH
Dutch Ruether P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .400 .400 .500 .900 1 1
   Ben Paschal PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800
   Wilcy Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
Team Totals 37 3 10 3 1 4 39 .270 .282 .459 .742 26 15
2B: B Meusel (2).
HR: B Ruth (2); L Gehrig (4).
SH: J Grabowski (1).
TB: L Gehrig 4; B Ruth 4; B Meusel 3; M Gazella 2; M Koenig 2; E Combs; J Grabowski.
RBI: J Grabowski (3); B Ruth (2); L Gehrig (20).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 4. W Moore-M Koenig-L Gehrig; L Gehrig; T Lazzeri-M Koenig-L Gehrig; M Koenig-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: M Koenig (3).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .220 .373 .244 .616 4 3
   Jimmy Dykes 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 2
   Mickey Cochrane PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .357 .400 .536 .936
Bill Lamar LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .313 .340 .479 .819 2 0
Ty Cobb RF 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .364 .429 .477 .906 2 0 3B
Al Simmons CF 2 0 2 1 1 0 4 .429 .489 .714 1.204 2 0 HBP
Sammy Hale 3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .250 .268 .375 .643 0 1
Dud Branom 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .409 .458 .409 .867 12 0
Cy Perkins C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .400 .400 .533 .933 4 0
   Zack Wheat PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Joe Boley SS 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .229 .289 .286 .575 1 5
Rube Walberg P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .429 .556 .571 1.127 0 4
Team Totals 34 4 13 3 2 1 37 .382 .432 .441 .874 27 15
3B: T Cobb (2).
HBP: A Simmons (1).
TB: T Cobb 4; A Simmons 2; B Lamar 2; J Boley 2; S Hale 2; D Branom; C Perkins; R Walberg.
RBI: S Hale 2 (11); A Simmons (12).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: R Walberg (2).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dutch Ruether 7 11 3 3 1 1 0 2.16 30 43
Wilcy Moore, L (1-1) 1.2 2 1 0 1 0 0 4.50 7
Team Totals 8.2 13 4 3 2 1 0 3.12 37 43

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Walberg, W (1-1) 9 10 3 3 1 4 2 2.42 39 58
Team Totals 9 10 3 3 1 4 2 3.00 39 58
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: D Ruether (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 1:57.
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 Cy Perkins C
8 Johnny Grabowski C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Dutch Ruether P 9 Rube Walberg P

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