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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
7
6
DET
@BOS
4
3
CLE
@PHA
5
6
 
(17)
CHW
@WSH
0
2
PHI
@CHC
2
3
 
(12)
NYG
@CIN
4
5
BSN
@PIT
3
10
BRO
@STL
3
2
Wednesday, August 22, 1928,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 6,000, Time of Game: 3:15
Indians
5
55-66
 Lost 3 
5th, 27 GB
at Athletics
6
76-43
 Won 2 
2nd, 5 GB
W: Eddie Rommel (9-4)
L: Johnny Miljus (5-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13 14 15  16 17    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  4  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0    5 14  3
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  3  1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1    6 20  3

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Sam Langford LF 8 1 3 2 0 0 .282 .710 4 0 CS
Carl Lind 2B 7 0 2 0 0 0 .302 .727 4 6 SH
Joe Sewell SS 6 1 2 2 1 1 .328 .824 2 8 2B
Johnny Hodapp 3B 6 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .781 1 5 SH
Homer Summa RF 7 0 2 1 0 0 .277 .681 7 1
Ed Morgan 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .314 .866 10 1
   George Burns 1B 2 0 1 0 1 0 .229 .667 7 0
Luther Harvel CF 7 1 2 0 0 0 .247 .574 6 0
Luke Sewell C 6 1 0 0 0 0 .265 .688 7 0 SH
George Uhle P 3 1 1 0 0 0 .300 .755 0 0
   Johnny Miljus P 4 0 1 0 0 0 .303 .657 0 0
Team Totals 60 5 14 5 2 2 .233 .508 48 21
2B: J Sewell (29).
SH: L Sewell (13); J Hodapp (11); C Lind (25).
TB: S Langford 3; J Sewell 3; C Lind 2; L Harvel 2; H Summa 2; J Miljus; G Uhle; G Burns.
RBI: J Sewell 2 (62); S Langford 2 (49); H Summa (44).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Hodapp-C Lind-E Morgan; H Summa-J Sewell.
E: S Langford (6); J Sewell (25); J Hodapp (18).
Baserunning
CS: S Langford (7).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 8 2 4 0 0 1 .321 .869 7 8
Ossie Orwoll 1B 7 0 1 0 0 1 .324 .816 22 1 SH
Mickey Cochrane C 7 1 1 0 1 1 .306 .910 3 3 2B
Al Simmons LF 8 0 1 0 0 0 .360 .986 3 0
Jimmie Foxx 3B 8 1 4 2 0 0 .351 1.077 0 4
Bing Miller RF 7 1 3 0 1 1 .344 .894 5 0
Mule Haas CF 7 1 2 1 1 2 .286 .806 9 0 HR,2B
Joe Boley SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .257 .637 0 4
   Eddie Collins PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 .333 .845
   Joe Hassler SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .742 1 2
   Sammy Hale PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .313 .817
   Jimmy Dykes SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .662 1 1
George Earnshaw P 3 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .568 0 2 2B
   Walt French PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .725
   Eddie Rommel P 3 0 1 0 0 0 .222 .522 0 1
Team Totals 66 6 20 4 3 7 .303 .727 51 26
2B: G Earnshaw (2); M Haas (11); M Cochrane (19).
HR: M Haas (5).
SH: O Orwoll (3).
TB: M Haas 6; M Bishop 4; J Foxx 4; B Miller 3; G Earnshaw 2; M Cochrane 2; J Boley; E Rommel; E Collins; O Orwoll; A Simmons.
RBI: J Foxx 2 (59); M Haas (22); E Collins (7).
Team LOB: 16.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Bishop-O Orwoll; O Orwoll.
E: O Orwoll 2 (7); M Haas (4).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Uhle 7.2 9 4 3 2 4 0 4.02 34 49
Johnny Miljus, L (5-9) 8.1 11 2 1 1 3 1 4.67 36
Team Totals 16 20 6 4 3 7 1 2.25 70 49

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Earnshaw 8 7 5 4 1 2 0 4.20 32 51
Eddie Rommel, W (9-4) 9 7 0 0 1 0 0 3.22 33
Team Totals 17 14 5 4 2 2 0 2.12 65 51
Balks: None.
WP: G Earnshaw (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Dan Barry, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 3:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Sam Langford LF 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Carl Lind 2B 2 Ossie Orwoll 1B
3 Joe Sewell SS 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Johnny Hodapp 3B 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Homer Summa RF 5 Jimmie Foxx 3B
6 Ed Morgan 1B 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Luther Harvel CF 7 Mule Haas CF
8 Luke Sewell C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 George Uhle P 9 George Earnshaw P

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