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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
10
8
CHW
@NYY
1
11
DET
@PHA
6
18
SLB
@WSH
7
2
 
(7)
NYG
@CHC
2
6
PHI
@CIN
13
4
BRO
@PIT
6
11
BSN
@STL
9
4
Thursday, August 16, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 15, Time of Game: 1:55
Tigers
6
50-63
 Lost 1 
6th, 27 GB
at Athletics
18
73-41
 Won 1 
2nd, 4½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  1  0   1  2  0   0  0  2    6 11  0
Athletics       0  9  1   2  5  1   0  0  X   18 17  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Sweeney 1B 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .277 .309 .369 .678 10 0 2B
Marty McManus 3B 5 2 2 3 0 0 5 .296 .364 .443 .806 1 3 HR
Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 0 1 1 1 2 5 .314 .388 .445 .833 2 3 SH
Harry Rice CF 3 1 2 0 0 1 3 .308 .366 .435 .800 1 0 2B
   Ken Holloway P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .103 .103 .172 .276 0 0
Harry Heilmann RF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .294 .359 .463 .822 1 0
Pinky Hargrave C 3 1 3 1 0 0 3 .274 .345 .468 .813 4 0 HR
   Merv Shea C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .321 .355 .677 1 0
Al Wingo LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .304 .449 .376 .825 3 0
Jackie Tavener SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .261 .313 .420 .732 1 5 SB
Vic Sorrell P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .135 .139 .274 0 0
   Josh Billings P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286 .342 .400 .742 0 1
   Bob Fothergill CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .304 .360 .445 .805 0 0
Team Totals 37 6 11 6 2 9 40 .297 .333 .514 .847 24 12
2B: B Sweeney (14); H Rice (20).
HR: M McManus (4); P Hargrave (7).
SH: C Gehringer (11).
TB: P Hargrave 6; M McManus 5; H Rice 3; B Sweeney 3; J Tavener; C Gehringer.
RBI: M McManus 3 (50); P Hargrave (42); J Tavener (37); C Gehringer (57).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Gehringer-J Tavener-B Sweeney.
Baserunning
SB: J Tavener (12).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .312 .433 .426 .860 0 2 2B
   Jimmy Dykes 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230 .320 .342 .662 0 1
Mule Haas CF 3 1 2 1 1 0 6 .282 .339 .448 .787 1 0 3B,HBP,SH
Mickey Cochrane C 3 2 1 2 1 1 4 .313 .422 .514 .936 8 0
   Joe Hauser PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .273 .396 .542 .938
   Cy Perkins C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .150 .150 .150 .300 0 1
Al Simmons LF 5 4 3 1 0 0 5 .379 .420 .618 1.038 2 0 HR
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 4 3 3 1 0 5 .341 .432 .625 1.057 3 0 HR,2·2B
Bing Miller RF 3 1 2 3 1 0 5 .343 .386 .516 .903 2 0 SH
Ossie Orwoll 1B 4 2 1 2 1 0 5 .364 .419 .492 .910 8 2 2B
Joe Boley SS 3 2 2 3 2 0 5 .260 .318 .327 .645 3 1 2B
   Joe Hassler SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .385 .417 .801 0 2
George Earnshaw P 3 1 1 1 0 1 4 .243 .263 .270 .533 0 1 SH
   Walt French PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .315 .339 .389 .728
   Bullet Joe Bush P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 0
Team Totals 37 18 17 18 7 3 48 .459 .556 .811 1.366 27 10
2B: M Bishop (20); J Foxx 2 (23); O Orwoll (11); J Boley (17).
3B: M Haas (3).
HR: A Simmons (13); J Foxx (11).
SH: M Haas (5); B Miller (12); G Earnshaw (4).
HBP: M Haas (1).
TB: J Foxx 8; A Simmons 6; M Haas 4; J Boley 3; B Miller 2; O Orwoll 2; M Bishop 2; M Cochrane; G Earnshaw; W French.
RBI: B Miller 3 (68); J Boley 3 (40); J Foxx 3 (53); O Orwoll 2 (18); M Cochrane 2 (53); A Simmons (81); G Earnshaw (5); J Hauser (54); M Bishop (38); M Haas (18).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. O Orwoll-J Boley-O Orwoll.
E: M Cochrane (17).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Sorrell, L (4-7) 1.1 5 6 6 2 0 0 4.84 10 18
Josh Billings 3.2 9 11 11 5 2 2 5.12 26
Ken Holloway 3 3 1 1 0 1 0 4.51 12
Team Totals 8 17 18 18 7 3 2 20.25 48 18

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Earnshaw, W (5-6) 8 9 4 3 2 9 2 4.25 35 57
Bullet Joe Bush, S (1) 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.63 5
Team Totals 9 11 6 5 2 9 2 5.00 40 57
Balks: None.
WP: J Billings (4).
HBP: J Billings (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Guthrie.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: 15.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Bill Sweeney 1B 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Marty McManus 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 Vic Sorrell P 9 George Earnshaw P

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