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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
0
5
DET
@CHW
0
1
SLB
@CLE
4
8
NYY
@PHA
4
2
NYY
@PHA
9
2
BSN
@BRO
1
4
PHI
@NYG
3
4
CHC
@PIT
10
3
CIN
@STL
2
0
Friday, May 25, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 37,000, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
4
28-7
 Won 1 
1st
at Athletics
2
22-10
 Lost 1 
2nd, 5½ GB
W: Herb Pennock (7-1)
L: Howard Ehmke (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  0   0  0  3   0  0  0    4  7  1
Athletics       0  0  1   0  0  0   0  1  0    2  7  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .277 .361 .409 .770 1 1
Leo Durocher SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .333 .365 .400 .765 2 6
Babe Ruth LF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .347 .494 .818 1.312 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .346 .444 .638 1.083 16 2 HR
Bob Meusel RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .348 .395 .574 .969 0 0 2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .360 .429 .580 1.009 3 7 2B
Joe Dugan 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .322 .350 .424 .773 1 2
   Cedric Durst PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .417 .500 .417 .917
   Pat Collins C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .184 .333 .286 .619 0 0
Johnny Grabowski C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .308 .321 .404 .725 2 0
   Gene Robertson 3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .350 .381 .550 .931 0 0
Herb Pennock P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .240 .269 .240 .509 0 1
Team Totals 33 4 7 3 3 6 36 .212 .278 .364 .641 27 19
2B: B Meusel (18); T Lazzeri (7).
HR: L Gehrig (8).
TB: L Gehrig 4; B Meusel 3; E Combs 2; T Lazzeri 2; J Dugan.
RBI: L Gehrig 3 (33).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Combs-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; L Durocher-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: L Durocher (5).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jimmy Dykes 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .207 .303 .310 .613 0 4
Ty Cobb RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .328 .370 .445 .815 2 0
Tris Speaker CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .282 .326 .476 .802 1 0
Sammy Hale 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .306 .333 .504 .837 2 2
Jimmie Foxx C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .425 .511 1.000 1.511 7 1 2·2B
Joe Boley SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245 .292 .292 .584 3 3
   Al Simmons PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 1.333 2.000
Mule Haas LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .136 .174 .273 .447 2 0
Joe Hauser 1B 2 1 1 0 1 1 3 .324 .474 .686 1.160 10 1
Howard Ehmke P 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 0 2 2B,SH
   Bing Miller PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .344 .427 .489 .916
   Jing Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250 0 1
Team Totals 32 2 7 2 1 1 34 .219 .242 .313 .555 27 14
2B: J Foxx 2 (3); H Ehmke (1).
SH: H Ehmke (1).
TB: J Foxx 4; H Ehmke 2; J Hauser; T Cobb; S Hale; T Speaker.
RBI: T Speaker (23); H Ehmke (1).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: T Speaker (3).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock, W (7-1) 9 7 2 1 1 1 0 2.42 34 67
Team Totals 9 7 2 1 1 1 0 1.00 34 67

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Howard Ehmke, L (0-1) 7 5 4 4 2 6 1 5.59 27 55
Jing Johnson 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 5.06 9
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 3 6 1 4.00 36 55
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Roy Van Graflan, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Tommy Connolly.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 37,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Jimmy Dykes 2B
2 Leo Durocher SS 2 Ty Cobb RF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Tris Speaker CF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Sammy Hale 3B
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Jimmie Foxx C
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Joe Boley SS
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Mule Haas LF
8 Johnny Grabowski C 8 Joe Hauser 1B
9 Herb Pennock P 9 Howard Ehmke P

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