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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
11
8
SLB
@CHW
0
1
CLE
@DET
5
10
CLE
@DET
4
3
BOS
@PHA
4
5
BOS
@PHA
3
11
 
(8)
NYY
@WSH
2
5
NYY
@WSH
5
4
PHI
@BSN
10
6
BRO
@NYG
8
3
BRO
@NYG
2
5
 
(5)
CIN
@PIT
6
0
CIN
@PIT
11
3
CHC
@STL
6
11
CHC
@STL
16
9
Wednesday, July 4, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:45
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
4
30-39
 Lost 2 
6th, 23 GB
at Athletics
5
42-31
 Won 2 
2nd, 12 GB
W: Eddie Rommel (4-3)
L: Red Ruffing (6-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  2   2  0  0    4  8  1
Athletics       1  1  0   1  1  0   0  1  X    5  9  2

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ira Flagstead CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .322 .394 .456 .850 3 0 2B
Buddy Myer 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .323 .387 .411 .798 0 2 SH
Phil Todt 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .248 .293 .444 .738 10 0 3B
Ken Williams LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .315 .372 .468 .840 3 1
Bill Regan 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .276 .310 .451 .761 1 0
Doug Taitt RF 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .286 .341 .471 .813 2 0 2B,SH
Wally Gerber SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .237 .299 .290 .589 2 4
Fred Hofmann C 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .226 .261 .274 .535 3 0
   Johnnie Heving C 2 1 1 1 1 0 3 .267 .321 .347 .668 0 0
Red Ruffing P 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .281 .281 .386 .667 0 1 SH
Team Totals 30 4 8 4 2 1 35 .267 .313 .400 .713 24 8
2B: I Flagstead (27); D Taitt (15).
3B: P Todt (5).
SH: B Myer (14); D Taitt (8); R Ruffing (3).
TB: D Taitt 3; P Todt 3; I Flagstead 3; J Heving; F Hofmann; W Gerber.
RBI: R Ruffing (6); B Myer (27); J Heving (8); P Todt (34).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: D Taitt (3).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .283 .407 .408 .815 2 4 2B
Ty Cobb RF 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .332 .394 .437 .831 1 0 SB
   Tris Speaker CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .309 .452 .760 1 1
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .409 .510 .919 2 0 2B
Al Simmons LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .342 .368 .514 .882 2 0
Joe Hauser 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .278 .412 .567 .979 12 0 HR
Bing Miller CF-RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .329 .388 .514 .902 5 0 2B,HBP
Sammy Hale 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .296 .323 .471 .794 1 4
Joe Boley SS 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .252 .299 .307 .606 1 3
Howard Ehmke P 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .273 .273 .409 .682 0 2
   Eddie Rommel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .294 .200 .494 0 0
   Jimmie Foxx PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .349 .428 .671 1.099
   Lefty Grove P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .295 .282 .578 0 1
Team Totals 32 5 9 4 4 2 37 .281 .378 .469 .847 27 15
2B: M Bishop (12); M Cochrane (10); B Miller (18).
HR: J Hauser (11).
HBP: B Miller (6).
TB: J Hauser 4; H Ehmke 2; B Miller 2; M Bishop 2; M Cochrane 2; T Cobb; J Foxx; A Simmons.
RBI: J Hauser (39); H Ehmke (2); T Cobb (40); A Simmons (31).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Boley-M Bishop-J Hauser 2.
E: T Cobb (6); S Hale (13).
Baserunning
SB: T Cobb (6).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, L (6-11) 8 9 5 4 4 2 1 3.94 37 44
Team Totals 8 9 5 4 4 2 1 4.50 37 44

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Howard Ehmke 6.1 7 4 4 1 0 0 3.43 26 42
Eddie Rommel, W (4-3) 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.92 5
Lefty Grove, S (2) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.49 4
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 2 1 0 4.00 35 42
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Ruffing (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Tommy Connolly, 2B - (none), 3B - Dan Barry.
Time of Game: 1:45.
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 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Ken Williams LF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Bill Regan 2B 5 Joe Hauser 1B
6 Doug Taitt RF 6 Bing Miller CF
7 Wally Gerber SS 7 Sammy Hale 3B
8 Fred Hofmann C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Howard Ehmke P

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