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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
6
7
NYY
@PHA
2
4
NYY
@PHA
4
16
PIT
@CHC
6
9
Monday, May 25, 1931,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
2
19-12
 Lost 2 
3rd, 5½ GB
at Athletics
4
23-7
 Won 16 
1st
W: Lefty Grove (6-1)
L: Hank Johnson (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  8  0
Athletics       0  0  3   0  0  0   0  1  X    4  8  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 0 2 0 1 0 .325 .796 2 0
Jimmie Reese 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .323 .839 2 2 CS
   Red Ruffing PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .308 .808 2B
   Myril Hoag PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .167
Babe Ruth LF 5 0 0 0 0 2 .378 1.223 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 0 0 1 1 .319 1.089 5 0
Ben Chapman RF 3 1 2 1 1 0 .336 .894 0 0 HR
Tony Lazzeri 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 .217 .627 3 2
Lyn Lary SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 .323 .925 3 2 2B
Bill Dickey C 3 0 0 1 1 0 .300 .700 7 0
Hank Johnson P 3 0 1 0 0 0 .182 .455 0 0 2B
   Samuel Byrd PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .886
Team Totals 34 2 8 2 6 4 .235 .762 24 6
2B: L Lary (6); H Johnson (2); R Ruffing (2).
HR: B Chapman (4).
TB: B Chapman 5; E Combs 2; H Johnson 2; L Lary 2; R Ruffing 2; J Reese.
RBI: B Dickey (14); B Chapman (29).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Reese-L Lary-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
CS: J Reese (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 2 1 0 0 2 0 .267 .789 0 5
Mule Haas CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 .315 .790 2 0 3B,SH
Mickey Cochrane C 4 2 3 2 0 0 .393 1.103 8 2 HR,2B
Al Simmons LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .426 1.240 2 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 2 0 0 1 .284 .904 11 0 2B
Bing Miller RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .279 .781 0 0
Eric McNair 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .741 2 2
Joe Boley SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .474 2 1
Lefty Grove P 3 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .285 0 3
Team Totals 30 4 8 4 2 4 .267 .813 27 13
2B: J Foxx (4); M Cochrane (9).
3B: M Haas (2).
HR: M Cochrane (7).
SH: M Haas (7).
TB: M Cochrane 7; M Haas 3; J Foxx 3; B Miller; A Simmons.
RBI: M Cochrane 2 (26); A Simmons (36); M Haas (12).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, L (3-3) 8 8 4 4 2 4 1 5.37 33 52
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 2 4 1 4.50 33 52

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (6-1) 9 8 2 2 6 4 1 2.05 40 61
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 6 4 1 2.00 40 61
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - George Moriarty.
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 Max Bishop 2B
2 Jimmie Reese 2B 2 Mule Haas CF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Tony Lazzeri 3B 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Lyn Lary SS 7 Eric McNair 3B
8 Bill Dickey C 8 Joe Boley SS
9 Hank Johnson P 9 Lefty Grove P

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