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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
3
2
SLB
@CHW
4
5
 
(11)
SLB
@CHW
2
6
DET
@CLE
9
6
NYY
@PHA
6
4
STL
@PIT
1
5
Thursday, August 8, 1929,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Yankees
6
64-38
 Won 1 
2nd, 10½ GB
at Athletics
4
77-30
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Herb Pennock (8-5)
L: Rube Walberg (15-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  2  3   0  0  0   0  0  0    6  8  1
Athletics       0  1  2   0  1  0   0  0  0    4  9  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .354 .467 .545 1.012 3 0 HR,2B
Lyn Lary 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .345 .439 .476 .915 0 3
   Earle Combs PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .361 .425 .502 .927
   Gene Robertson 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .378 .399 .777 0 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .316 .458 .627 1.085 13 0
Babe Ruth LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .353 .446 .713 1.159 2 0 2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .363 .434 .552 .986 4 3 SH
Bob Meusel RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .261 .294 .405 .699 1 0
Benny Bengough C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .233 .326 .558 1 0
   Bill Dickey C 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .342 .351 .546 .896 3 0
Mark Koenig SS 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .293 .326 .446 .772 0 5 2B
Herb Pennock P 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .135 .200 .135 .335 0 0
   Wilcy Moore P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
Team Totals 33 6 8 5 4 4 38 .242 .324 .424 .749 27 13
2B: S Byrd (7); B Ruth (16); M Koenig (20).
HR: S Byrd (4).
SH: T Lazzeri (14).
TB: S Byrd 7; M Koenig 3; B Ruth 2; T Lazzeri; L Gehrig.
RBI: S Byrd 2 (23); M Koenig (27); T Lazzeri (86); B Ruth (98).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Koenig-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: M Koenig (15).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jimmy Dykes 2B 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .329 .411 .529 .940 0 2 2B
   Jim Cronin 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .269 .321 .423 .745 3 1
   George Burns PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .286 .350 .636
   Walt French PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .333 .346 .679
Mule Haas CF 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .318 .359 .536 .894 3 0 HR
Mickey Cochrane C 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .337 .426 .486 .912 4 1
Al Simmons LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .377 .413 .653 1.067 3 0 2B
Jimmie Foxx 1B 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 .387 .480 .678 1.158 11 0 SB,SH
Bing Miller RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .328 .382 .498 .880 0 0
Sammy Hale 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .288 .311 .341 .652 0 1
Joe Boley SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .287 .337 .444 .781 3 2 2B
Rube Walberg P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .173 .184 .240 .424 0 0
   Jack Quinn P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .130 .130 .174 .304 0 3
Team Totals 35 4 9 3 4 3 40 .257 .333 .429 .762 27 10
2B: J Dykes (32); A Simmons (31); J Boley (14).
HR: M Haas (14).
SH: J Foxx (15).
TB: M Haas 4; A Simmons 3; J Boley 2; J Dykes 2; M Cochrane 2; J Foxx; S Hale.
RBI: J Boley (32); M Haas (69); J Foxx (95).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Boley-J Foxx; J Cronin-J Foxx.
E: J Foxx (4).
Baserunning
SB: J Foxx (7).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock, W (8-5) 4 8 4 4 1 1 1 4.35 21 30
Wilcy Moore, S (6) 5 1 0 0 3 2 0 2.93 19
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 4 3 1 4.00 40 30

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Walberg, L (15-7) 2 4 5 3 3 1 1 3.52 13 30
Jack Quinn 7 4 1 0 1 3 0 4.11 25
Team Totals 9 8 6 3 4 4 1 3.00 38 30
Balks: H Pennock (2).
WP: H Pennock (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

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

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Samuel Byrd CF 1 Jimmy Dykes 2B
2 Lyn Lary 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 Benny Bengough C 7 Sammy Hale 3B
8 Mark Koenig SS 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Herb Pennock P 9 Rube Walberg P

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