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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
4
2
DET
@CLE
14
4
NYY
@PHA
13
1
NYY
@PHA
2
4
NYG
@PIT
3
4
Wednesday, August 7, 1929,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
2
63-38
 Lost 1 
2nd, 11½ GB
at Athletics
4
77-29
 Won 1 
1st
W: George Earnshaw (18-5)
L: Roy Sherid (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  0    2  5  1
Athletics       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  3  X    4  8  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .362 .425 .504 .929 3 0
   Ben Paschal PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .314 .375 .689
Gene Robertson 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .310 .378 .399 .777 1 2
   Lyn Lary PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .363 .457 .500 .957
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 0 2 0 2 1 5 .315 .456 .628 1.083 6 0
Babe Ruth LF 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .355 .448 .716 1.164 2 0 SH
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .363 .435 .554 .989 4 1
Bob Meusel RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .297 .410 .707 1 0
Bill Dickey C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .345 .354 .552 .906 5 0 2B
Mark Koenig SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .289 .323 .440 .764 2 5
Roy Sherid P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .208 .208 .208 .417 0 1
Team Totals 32 2 5 1 6 7 39 .156 .289 .188 .477 24 9
2B: B Dickey (21).
SH: B Ruth (11).
TB: B Dickey 2; L Gehrig 2; E Combs; G Robertson.
RBI: B Ruth (97).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Sherid-M Koenig-L Gehrig; M Koenig-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: T Lazzeri (17).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jim Cronin 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .292 .346 .458 .804 2 3
   Walt French PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .308 .333 .346 .679
   Jimmy Dykes 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .410 .527 .937 0 1
Mule Haas CF 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .319 .360 .532 .893 2 0 2·2B
Mickey Cochrane C 3 1 0 0 0 1 4 .335 .424 .486 .910 7 0 SH
Al Simmons LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .377 .413 .654 1.067 4 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 1 0 0 1 2 1 4 .387 .479 .679 1.158 9 2 SH
Bing Miller RF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .331 .386 .502 .888 0 0 2B
Sammy Hale 3B 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .287 .309 .341 .650 0 2 SH
Joe Boley SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .287 .339 .443 .782 1 3 2B
George Earnshaw P 3 0 0 1 0 1 3 .196 .237 .268 .505 2 2
   Lefty Grove P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .321 .356 .677 0 0
Team Totals 28 4 8 4 3 5 34 .286 .355 .429 .783 27 13
2B: M Haas 2 (34); B Miller (26); J Boley (13).
SH: M Cochrane (18); J Foxx (14); S Hale (18).
TB: M Haas 5; J Boley 2; S Hale 2; B Miller 2; A Simmons.
RBI: J Foxx (94); B Miller (78); G Earnshaw (9); A Simmons (114).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: G Earnshaw (4); S Hale (9).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Sherid, L (0-2) 8 8 4 2 3 5 0 3.62 34 56
Team Totals 8 8 4 2 3 5 0 2.25 34 56

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Earnshaw, W (18-5) 8 5 2 1 6 6 0 3.08 36 66
Lefty Grove, S (2) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.32 3
Team Totals 9 5 2 1 6 7 0 1.00 39 66
Balks: None.
WP: G Earnshaw 2 (6).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Jim Cronin 2B
2 Gene Robertson 3B 2 Mule Haas CF
3 Lou Gehrig 1B 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Babe Ruth LF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Bob Meusel RF 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Sammy Hale 3B
8 Mark Koenig SS 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Roy Sherid P 9 George Earnshaw P

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