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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
7
6
NYY
@PHA
12
2
DET
@SLB
2
3
BRO
@BSN
2
3
CHC
@CIN
0
5
STL
@PIT
3
5
Friday, September 2, 1927,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 20,000, Time of Game: 1:50
Yankees
12
90-37
 Won 8 
1st
at Athletics
2
72-55
 Lost 2 
2nd, 18 GB
W: Waite Hoyt (19-5)
L: Rube Walberg (15-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         2  5  3   0  0  0   1  0  1   12 20  1
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  2    2  6  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 6 3 4 3 0 0 6 .351 .412 .493 .905 4 0 3B
Mark Koenig SS 6 1 4 2 0 0 6 .294 .330 .400 .730 0 6 2B
Babe Ruth LF 3 1 1 3 1 0 6 .352 .490 .746 1.236 3 0 HR,2·SH
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 4 4 1 0 6 .386 .484 .809 1.293 10 0 2·HR
Bob Meusel RF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .343 .390 .510 .900 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 3 0 1 0 5 .315 .382 .515 .896 4 0
Joe Dugan 3B 5 2 1 0 0 1 5 .257 .313 .356 .669 0 2
Pat Collins C 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .274 .409 .423 .832 3 1
Waite Hoyt P 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .218 .236 .264 .500 0 4
Team Totals 43 12 20 12 4 2 49 .465 .490 .744 1.234 27 13
2B: M Koenig (16).
3B: E Combs (18).
HR: B Ruth (44); L Gehrig 2 (43).
SH: B Ruth 2 (12).
TB: L Gehrig 10; E Combs 6; M Koenig 5; B Ruth 4; T Lazzeri 3; P Collins 2; W Hoyt; J Dugan.
RBI: L Gehrig 4 (155); E Combs 3 (52); B Ruth 3 (124); M Koenig 2 (53).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: M Koenig (33).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .271 .434 .309 .743 3 3
Sammy Hale 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .292 .340 .393 .733 3 2
Walt French RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .320 .356 .389 .745 3 1
Ty Cobb CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .354 .436 .486 .922 3 0
Mickey Cochrane C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .331 .397 .510 .907 3 1
   Cy Perkins C 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .267 .318 .367 .684 0 0
Jimmy Dykes 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .324 .398 .456 .854 9 1
Zack Wheat LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .326 .380 .400 .780 0 0
   Baby Doll Jacobson LF 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .246 .285 .323 .608 1 0 SH
Joe Boley SS 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .299 .344 .395 .739 2 1 2B,SH
Rube Walberg P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .318 .338 .656 0 3
   Sam Gray P 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .205 .262 .205 .467 0 0
   Jimmie Foxx PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .314 .407 .549 .956
Team Totals 31 2 6 2 4 1 37 .194 .270 .226 .496 27 12
2B: J Boley (13).
SH: B Jacobson (9); J Boley (12).
TB: J Boley 2; C Perkins; J Foxx; T Cobb; Z Wheat; W French.
RBI: J Boley (39); B Jacobson (38).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. S Hale-M Bishop-J Dykes; W French-J Dykes.
E: J Boley 2 (25).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (19-5) 9 6 2 0 4 1 0 2.68 37 68
Team Totals 9 6 2 0 4 1 0 0.00 37 68

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Walberg, L (15-10) 2 7 7 3 1 0 3 4.05 14 21
Sam Gray 7 13 5 5 3 2 0 4.82 35
Team Totals 9 20 12 8 4 2 3 8.00 49 21
Balks: None.
WP: S Gray (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Billy Evans.
Time of Game: 1:50.
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 Joe Boley SS
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Rube Walberg P

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