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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
1
7
SLB
@CHW
8
9
CLE
@DET
3
7
BOS
@PHA
2
9
BOS
@PHA
7
4
NYY
@WSH
3
4
PHI
@BSN
3
4
 
(14)
PHI
@BSN
4
5
 
(10)
CHC
@CIN
8
2
Monday, July 2, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
2
29-37
 Lost 1 
5th, 21 GB
at Athletics
9
40-30
 Won 1 
2nd, 13 GB
W: Lefty Grove (9-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  1  0    2  9  1
Athletics       1  0  0   0  1  2   4  1  X    9 17  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ira Flagstead CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .318 .393 .438 .831 2 0 2B
   Denny Williams CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
Buddy Myer 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .332 .395 .424 .820 1 4 CS
   Billy Rogell SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .130 .193 .156 .349 2 1
Phil Todt 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .247 .294 .444 .738 6 0
Ken Williams LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .322 .378 .479 .857 1 0 HR
Bill Regan 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .277 .304 .446 .750 2 2 2B
   Red Rollings 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .292 .364 .655 1 0
Doug Taitt RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .282 .340 .463 .803 4 0
Wally Gerber SS 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .234 .301 .291 .592 2 3
   Jack Rothrock 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248 .303 .305 .608 0 0
Johnnie Heving C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .260 .308 .342 .650 2 0
Merle Settlemire P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 1
   Red Ruffing PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .296 .296 .407 .704
   Freddie Moncewicz PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Cliff Garrison P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Fred Hofmann PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204 .243 .245 .488
Team Totals 35 2 9 2 3 5 38 .257 .316 .400 .716 * 11
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: I Flagstead (25); B Regan (17).
HR: K Williams (7).
TB: K Williams 5; B Regan 3; I Flagstead 2; M Settlemire; R Ruffing; B Myer; D Williams.
RBI: K Williams 2 (43).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Myer-P Todt.
E: W Gerber (19).
Baserunning
CS: B Myer (5).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 4 1 2 0 2 0 6 .291 .415 .419 .834 5 1
Ty Cobb RF 5 3 4 1 0 0 5 .332 .394 .438 .832 4 0 2B
   Tris Speaker CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266 .309 .452 .760 0 0
Bing Miller CF-RF 4 1 2 4 0 1 5 .333 .389 .512 .901 2 0 HR,SH
   Walt French RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .303 .290 .593 0 0
Al Simmons LF 4 1 3 0 1 0 5 .328 .357 .485 .842 1 0
   Mule Haas LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .224 .273 .497 0 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 0 1 2 2 0 5 .340 .422 .667 1.089 3 0 2B
Jimmy Dykes 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 .246 .336 .357 .693 3 0 SH
Joe Boley SS 4 0 1 2 0 0 5 .253 .299 .310 .609 3 3 SH
Cy Perkins C 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .125 .250 6 1
Lefty Grove P 4 1 3 0 1 0 5 .205 .295 .282 .578 0 1 3B
Team Totals 37 9 17 9 7 1 47 .459 .545 .649 1.194 27 6
2B: T Cobb (18); J Foxx (9).
3B: L Grove (1).
HR: B Miller (4).
SH: B Miller (7); J Dykes (6); J Boley (13).
TB: L Grove 5; B Miller 5; T Cobb 5; A Simmons 3; J Foxx 2; M Bishop 2; C Perkins; J Boley.
RBI: B Miller 4 (40); J Foxx 2 (29); J Boley 2 (25); T Cobb (39).
Team LOB: 14.

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Merle Settlemire, L (0-6) 6 11 4 4 4 1 0 6.12 33 31
Cliff Garrison 2 6 5 5 3 0 1 7.88 14
Team Totals 8 17 9 9 7 1 1 10.12 47 31

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (9-6) 9 9 2 2 3 5 1 3.52 38 63
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 3 5 1 2.00 38 63
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dan Barry, 1B - Tommy Connolly, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 2:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Ira Flagstead CF 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Buddy Myer 3B 2 Ty Cobb RF
3 Phil Todt 1B 3 Bing Miller CF
4 Ken Williams LF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Bill Regan 2B 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Doug Taitt RF 6 Jimmy Dykes 3B
7 Wally Gerber SS 7 Joe Boley SS
8 Johnnie Heving C 8 Cy Perkins C
9 Merle Settlemire P 9 Lefty Grove P

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