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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
3
4
SLB
@NYY
7
8
CHW
@PHA
7
5
 
(12)
DET
@WSH
1
0
 
(11)
BRO
@CHC
3
1
PHI
@CIN
2
9
BSN
@PIT
4
0
NYG
@STL
7
8
 
(10)
Friday, June 5, 1931,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:49
White Sox
7
18-24
 Won 1 
5th, 13 GB
at Athletics
5
31-11
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Hal McKain (6-2)
L: Lefty Grove (9-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  1  0   0  2  1   1  0  0   0  0  2    7 13  1
Athletics       1  3  0   0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    5  7  2

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 4 0 0 1 1 0 6 .297 .438 .374 .812 15 1 SH
Johnny Watwood RF 5 1 1 2 1 1 6 .258 .347 .393 .740 2 0 HR
Bob Fothergill LF 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 .360 .416 .491 .907 4 0 3B,2B
Lew Fonseca 2B 6 1 3 1 0 1 6 .323 .369 .451 .821 2 2 HR
   John Kerr 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .442 .450 .892 1 2
Mel Simons CF 2 1 1 0 1 1 3 .315 .362 .380 .742 0 0
   Ike Eichrodt CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .216 .225 .284 .509 2 0
Bill Cissell SS 5 1 1 0 0 2 6 .198 .254 .256 .510 1 2 SH
Irv Jeffries 3B 6 0 3 2 0 0 6 .242 .280 .337 .617 2 4 2B
Bennie Tate C 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .222 .295 .239 .534 2 2
   Frank Grube C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .182 .308 .227 .535 5 0
Red Faber P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .111 .000 .111 0 0
   Garland Braxton P 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
   Carl Reynolds PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .394 .475 .869
   Hal McKain P 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .125 .276 .292 .568 0 1
Team Totals 47 7 13 6 5 9 54 .277 .346 .489 .836 36 14
2B: B Fothergill (6); I Jeffries (6).
3B: B Fothergill (3).
HR: J Watwood (1); L Fonseca (2).
SH: L Blue (2); B Cissell (2).
TB: L Fonseca 6; B Fothergill 5; J Watwood 4; I Jeffries 4; B Cissell; I Eichrodt; G Braxton; M Simons.
RBI: J Watwood 2 (15); I Jeffries 2 (4); L Blue (16); L Fonseca (22).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: I Jeffries (4).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 0 1 0 1 2 6 .267 .410 .373 .783 1 3
Mule Haas CF 6 1 3 1 0 0 6 .313 .352 .467 .819 2 0 HR,2B
Phil Todt 1B 5 1 0 0 1 0 6 .128 .209 .179 .389 8 1 SB
Al Simmons LF 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 .362 .406 .649 1.056 4 0 SB
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .273 .368 .553 .921 1 2
Bing Miller RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 .258 .320 .452 .771 3 0 HBP
Eric McNair SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .311 .364 .443 .806 4 3 SH
Johnnie Heving C 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .316 .350 .474 .824 12 0 3B
Roy Mahaffey P 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .333 .385 .667 1.051 1 0 SH
   Hank McDonald P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0
   Mickey Cochrane PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .397 .447 .647 1.094
   Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .167 .189 .194 .384 0 1
Team Totals 42 5 7 4 4 5 49 .167 .255 .310 .565 36 10
2B: M Haas (10).
3B: J Heving (1).
HR: M Haas (4).
SH: E McNair (1); R Mahaffey (1).
HBP: B Miller (3).
TB: M Haas 7; J Heving 5; M Bishop.
RBI: J Heving 2 (3); R Mahaffey (6); M Haas (19).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Bishop-E McNair-P Todt.
E: E McNair (3); A Simmons (2).
Baserunning
SB: P Todt (1); A Simmons (1).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Faber 1.2 3 4 4 2 1 1 6.08 10 32
Garland Braxton 3.1 2 1 0 1 1 0 7.28 15
Hal McKain, W (6-2) 7 2 0 0 1 3 0 4.41 24
Team Totals 12 7 5 4 4 5 1 3.00 49 32

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Mahaffey 5.2 6 4 3 3 5 1 5.56 27 45
Hank McDonald 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.83 2
Lefty Grove, L (9-2) 6 7 3 3 1 4 1 1.69 25
Team Totals 12 13 7 6 5 9 2 4.50 54 45
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: G Braxton (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Guthrie, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - Bick Campbell.
Time of Game: 2:49.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Johnny Watwood RF 2 Mule Haas CF
3 Bob Fothergill LF 3 Phil Todt 1B
4 Lew Fonseca 2B 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Mel Simons CF 5 Jimmie Foxx 3B
6 Bill Cissell SS 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Irv Jeffries 3B 7 Eric McNair SS
8 Bennie Tate C 8 Johnnie Heving C
9 Red Faber P 9 Roy Mahaffey P

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