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Scores
Standings
NYY
@PHA
1
8
CLE
@WSH
2
4
BRO
@CHC
0
2
BRO
@CHC
5
4
NYG
@PIT
6
7
Tuesday, August 9, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 20,000, Time of Game: 1:40
Yankees
1
76-32
 Lost 1 
1st
at Athletics
8
56-50
 Won 1 
4th, 19 GB
W: Rube Walberg (12-9)
L: Dutch Ruether (12-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  6  3
Athletics       0  1  1   0  0  3   1  2  X    8 13  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .343 .412 .471 .882 0 0
Mark Koenig SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .281 .318 .388 .705 3 1
Babe Ruth LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .360 .493 .731 1.224 2 1
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .386 .475 .813 1.288 10 0 HR,2B
Bob Meusel RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .356 .401 .539 .940 1 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .314 .382 .519 .901 3 2
Joe Dugan 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 .301 .358 .659 1 4
Pat Collins C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .281 .416 .461 .876 4 1
Dutch Ruether P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274 .328 .371 .699 0 2
   George Pipgras P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .487 .821 0 1
Team Totals 33 1 6 1 2 3 35 .182 .229 .303 .532 24 12
2B: L Gehrig (36).
HR: L Gehrig (38).
TB: L Gehrig 6; G Pipgras; M Koenig; E Combs; T Lazzeri.
RBI: L Gehrig (132).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: B Meusel (12); M Koenig (24); E Combs (9).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .283 .439 .321 .760 3 4
Sammy Hale 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .305 .354 .415 .769 1 2 SH
Walt French RF 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .284 .327 .368 .695 1 0 2B
Ty Cobb CF 5 1 3 1 0 1 5 .329 .412 .455 .867 3 0 2B
Mickey Cochrane C 3 1 1 0 1 0 5 .336 .399 .534 .933 4 0 2B,SH
Jimmy Dykes 1B 2 0 1 1 1 0 4 .342 .405 .498 .903 12 0 2B,SH
Zack Wheat LF 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .297 .355 .374 .729 1 0
Chick Galloway SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .287 .359 .435 .794 2 6
Rube Walberg P 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .215 .329 .308 .637 0 1 2B
Team Totals 34 8 13 6 4 4 41 .382 .447 .529 .977 27 13
2B: W French (5); T Cobb (22); M Cochrane (16); J Dykes (24); R Walberg (3).
SH: S Hale (19); M Cochrane (11); J Dykes (9).
TB: T Cobb 4; W French 4; J Dykes 2; R Walberg 2; M Cochrane 2; C Galloway; M Bishop; S Hale; Z Wheat.
RBI: W French 2 (18); J Dykes (40); Z Wheat (20); M Bishop (12); T Cobb (64).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Galloway-M Bishop-J Dykes.
E: W French (6).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dutch Ruether, L (12-4) 6 7 5 3 3 3 0 3.11 29 42
George Pipgras 2 6 3 3 1 1 0 4.30 12
Team Totals 8 13 8 6 4 4 0 6.75 41 42

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Walberg, W (12-9) 9 6 1 1 2 3 1 4.27 35 72
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 2 3 1 1.00 35 72
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Roy Van Graflan, 1B - Pants Rowland, 2B - (none), 3B - Tommy Connolly.
Time of Game: 1:40.
Attendance: 20,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Mark Koenig SS 2 Sammy Hale 3B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Walt French RF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Ty Cobb CF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Mickey Cochrane C
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Jimmy Dykes 1B
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Zack Wheat LF
8 Pat Collins C 8 Chick Galloway SS
9 Dutch Ruether P 9 Rube Walberg P

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