Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Aug 14, 1928, Tigers at Athletics Box Score and Play by Play

Elliott, Kalb, MLB Network:From MLB Network’s launch on January 1, 2009—when I used baseballreference.com’s play...

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
2
1
CHW
@NYY
5
2
DET
@PHA
4
1
SLB
@WSH
0
3
NYG
@CHC
10
2
PHI
@CIN
6
4
BRO
@PIT
2
4
BSN
@STL
1
6
Tuesday, August 14, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 12, Time of Game: 1:43
Tigers
4
49-62
 Won 1 
6th, 27 GB
at Athletics
1
72-40
 Lost 1 
2nd, 4½ GB
L: Howard Ehmke (9-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  2   0  0  0   0  1  0    4  9  0
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  9  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Sweeney 1B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .271 .304 .359 .663 9 0
Jack Warner 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .220 .280 .283 .563 3 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .312 .387 .440 .827 2 3 3B
Harry Rice CF 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .306 .365 .432 .797 1 0
Harry Heilmann RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .298 .363 .469 .832 3 0
Pinky Hargrave C 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .262 .336 .446 .783 3 0 HR,2B
Al Wingo LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .311 .457 .387 .844 3 0
Jackie Tavener SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .265 .317 .426 .743 3 5 SB
Elam Vangilder P 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .250 .250 .325 .575 0 1
Team Totals 35 4 9 4 2 3 37 .257 .297 .429 .726 27 9
2B: P Hargrave (12).
3B: C Gehringer (11).
HR: P Hargrave (6).
TB: P Hargrave 6; C Gehringer 4; H Heilmann 2; J Warner; E Vangilder; H Rice.
RBI: P Hargrave 2 (41); H Heilmann (78); H Rice (71).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Gehringer-J Tavener-B Sweeney.
Baserunning
SB: J Tavener (11).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 3 0 1 1 2 0 5 .319 .442 .433 .875 2 4
Mule Haas CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .269 .321 .429 .751 0 0
Mickey Cochrane C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .315 .423 .521 .943 6 0 SB
Al Simmons LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .380 .422 .617 1.039 2 0
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .331 .422 .602 1.024 2 1
Bing Miller RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .342 .384 .518 .902 1 0 SB
Ossie Orwoll 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .364 .417 .482 .898 14 0 SB
Joe Boley SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .257 .308 .322 .631 0 3
   Walt French PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .308 .333 .385 .718
   Joe Hassler SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .385 .417 .801 0 0
   Tris Speaker PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270 .313 .455 .768
Howard Ehmke P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .314 .441 .755 0 1
   Ty Cobb PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .326 .392 .429 .822
   Eddie Rommel P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .212 .297 .212 .509 0 3
   Eddie Collins PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .440 .429 .869
   Rube Walberg P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .215 .254 .469 0 2
   Sammy Hale PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .315 .340 .483 .823 3B
Team Totals 35 1 9 1 3 3 38 .257 .316 .314 .630 27 14
3B: S Hale (9).
TB: S Hale 3; B Miller 2; O Orwoll; M Haas; J Boley; A Simmons; M Bishop; M Cochrane.
RBI: M Bishop (37).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Rommel-M Bishop-O Orwoll; J Boley-M Bishop-O Orwoll.
E: M Bishop (11).
Baserunning
SB: M Cochrane (4); B Miller (6); O Orwoll (3).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elam Vangilder, W (8-7) 9 9 1 1 3 3 0 3.38 38 65
Team Totals 9 9 1 1 3 3 0 1.00 38 65

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Howard Ehmke, L (9-4) 3 4 3 3 2 1 1 2.89 16 38
Eddie Rommel 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 3.50 13
Rube Walberg 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.95 8
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 2 3 1 4.00 37 38
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Guthrie.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: 12.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Bill Sweeney 1B 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Jack Warner 3B 2 Mule Haas CF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Harry Rice CF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Harry Heilmann RF 5 Jimmie Foxx 3B
6 Pinky Hargrave C 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Al Wingo LF 7 Ossie Orwoll 1B
8 Jackie Tavener SS 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Elam Vangilder P 9 Howard Ehmke P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:PHA192808140

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.