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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
11
3
SLB
@CHW
0
10
CLE
@DET
9
8
CLE
@DET
3
11
NYY
@PHA
8
9
NYY
@PHA
6
5
 
(11)
BOS
@WSH
0
3
BOS
@WSH
5
13
BRO
@BSN
5
2
BRO
@BSN
6
2
PHI
@NYG
10
14
PHI
@NYG
1
0
CHC
@PIT
7
6
 
(10)
CHC
@PIT
5
6
 
(10)
CIN
@STL
3
6
CIN
@STL
1
3
Monday, May 30, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 2:48
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
8
25-14
 Lost 1 
1st
at Athletics
9
22-17
 Won 4 
3rd, 4 GB
W: Lefty Grove (5-5)
L: Bob Shawkey (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         3  1  0   0  0  0   2  0  2    8 15  1
Athletics       1  0  2   0  4  1   0  1  X    9  8  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 0 1 0 1 2 5 .311 .398 .359 .757 1 0
Mark Koenig SS 5 2 1 0 0 2 5 .306 .348 .400 .748 0 5 2B
Babe Ruth LF 5 1 2 1 0 2 5 .336 .481 .671 1.152 3 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 1 2 1 1 5 .397 .480 .795 1.275 10 1 2B
Bob Meusel RF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .386 .441 .591 1.032 2 0 2B,SB
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 2 3 2 0 1 5 .285 .339 .405 .744 2 2
Joe Dugan 3B 5 0 3 2 0 1 5 .219 .287 .295 .582 1 0 2·2B
   Ray Morehart 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
Pat Collins C 4 0 3 1 1 0 5 .339 .474 .500 .974 4 1 2B
   Mike Gazella 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .361 .465 .528 .993
George Pipgras P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0
   Bob Shawkey P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
   Joe Giard P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Ben Paschal 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .313 .353 .375 .728
   Walter Beall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Johnny Grabowski 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .310 .380 .352 .732
Team Totals 41 8 15 8 4 11 45 .366 .422 .537 .959 24 9
2B: M Koenig (8); B Ruth (7); L Gehrig (15); B Meusel (10); J Dugan 2 (6); P Collins (5).
TB: J Dugan 5; P Collins 4; B Ruth 3; T Lazzeri 3; B Meusel 2; M Koenig 2; L Gehrig 2; E Combs.
RBI: L Gehrig 2 (51); J Dugan 2 (6); T Lazzeri 2 (27); B Ruth (32); P Collins (8).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Koenig-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: B Shawkey (1).
Baserunning
SB: B Meusel (7).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 2 2 1 0 3 0 5 .318 .485 .388 .873 1 2
Bill Lamar LF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .327 .369 .458 .827 0 1
Ty Cobb RF 2 3 0 0 3 0 5 .382 .481 .529 1.011 0 0
Al Simmons CF 4 2 3 2 0 0 5 .410 .462 .667 1.129 1 0 2·2B,SB,SH
Jimmy Dykes 3B 3 1 1 2 1 0 5 .304 .385 .522 .906 0 2 SH
Mickey Cochrane C 4 1 1 2 0 0 5 .318 .395 .527 .922 12 0 HBP
Jim Poole 1B 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .155 .258 .172 .430 10 1
Chick Galloway SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .375 .516 .891 1 2
   Joe Boley SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .289 .333 .355 .689 1 2 2·2B
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 1 1 1 4 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 3 SH
Team Totals 28 9 8 8 10 4 42 .286 .452 .429 .881 27 13
2B: A Simmons 2 (16); J Boley 2 (5).
SH: A Simmons (9); J Dykes (1); L Grove (5).
HBP: M Cochrane (1).
TB: A Simmons 5; J Boley 4; M Cochrane; J Dykes; E Collins.
RBI: M Cochrane 2 (21); J Dykes 2 (6); A Simmons 2 (49); J Boley (7); L Grove (1).
Team LOB: 9.
Baserunning
SB: A Simmons (8).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Pipgras 2.2 2 3 3 5 1 0 5.68 15 38
Bob Shawkey, L (0-2) 1.2 4 3 2 1 1 0 9.00 11
Joe Giard 2.2 1 2 2 4 2 0 6.75 12
Walter Beall 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 9.00 4
Team Totals 8 8 9 9 10 4 0 10.12 42 38

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (5-5) 9 15 8 8 4 11 0 3.22 45 32
Team Totals 9 15 8 8 4 11 0 8.00 45 32
Balks: None.
WP: B Shawkey (2).
HBP: B Shawkey (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Pants Rowland, 1B - Tommy Connolly, 2B - (none), 3B - Roy Van Graflan.
Time of Game: 2:48.
Attendance: 40,000.
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 Jimmy Dykes 3B
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Mickey Cochrane C
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Jim Poole 1B
8 Pat Collins C 8 Chick Galloway SS
9 George Pipgras P 9 Lefty Grove P

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