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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
1
13
NYY
@PHA
4
5
PIT
@STL
4
6
Friday, August 28, 1931,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 13,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Yankees
4
72-51
 Lost 2 
3rd, 16½ GB
at Athletics
5
88-34
 Won 1 
1st
W: Roy Mahaffey (15-2)
L: Red Ruffing (12-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  0   0  0  1   2  0  0    4  8  0
Athletics       0  0  0   0  1  1   3  0  X    5 10  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 2 0 0 2 0 5 .323 .392 .445 .836 2 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .291 .380 .384 .764 0 1
Babe Ruth LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .381 .500 .706 1.206 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .355 .459 .677 1.137 7 0 HR,2B
Ben Chapman RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .309 .397 .487 .884 1 0 CS
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .372 .437 .808 4 3
Bill Dickey C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .314 .368 .398 .766 7 1 2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .256 .367 .379 .745 1 6 SB,SH
Red Ruffing P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .314 .314 .500 .814 0 0
   Ed Wells P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .244 .318 .563 0 0
   Hank Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 .250 .258 .508 0 0
   Samuel Byrd PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267 .338 .374 .712
Team Totals 33 4 8 4 4 1 38 .242 .324 .394 .718 24 11
2B: L Gehrig (29); B Dickey (15).
HR: L Gehrig (35).
SH: T Lazzeri (4).
TB: L Gehrig 6; B Dickey 3; T Lazzeri; B Chapman; J Sewell; B Ruth.
RBI: L Gehrig 2 (143); B Ruth (138); J Sewell (47).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
SB: T Lazzeri (15).
CS: B Chapman (16).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .305 .434 .418 .852 1 6
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .291 .345 .381 .725 3 0
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .341 .413 .549 .962 3 1
Jimmy Moore LF 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .200 .243 .271 .515 1 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .284 .381 .537 .918 12 0 2B
Bing Miller RF 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .292 .347 .453 .799 3 0
Jimmy Dykes 3B 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .283 .381 .392 .772 4 0 2B
Dib Williams SS 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .255 .301 .367 .669 0 3
Roy Mahaffey P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .186 .238 .322 .560 0 2
   Phil Todt PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .215 .250 .400 .650
   George Earnshaw P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .290 .418 .708 0 0
Team Totals 32 5 10 5 2 3 34 .312 .353 .375 .728 27 12
2B: J Foxx (30); J Dykes (23).
TB: J Dykes 3; M Cochrane 3; J Foxx 2; M Bishop 2; P Todt; B Miller.
RBI: J Moore (12); P Todt (29); M Bishop (37); J Dykes (39); M Cochrane (72).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: R Mahaffey (1).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, L (12-13) 6.1 8 5 5 2 3 0 5.04 28 38
Ed Wells 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.13 2
Hank Johnson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.17 4
Team Totals 8 10 5 5 2 3 0 5.62 34 38

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Mahaffey, W (15-2) 7 7 4 4 4 1 1 3.64 31 44
George Earnshaw, S (5) 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.50 7
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 4 1 1 4.00 38 44
Balks: None.
WP: None.
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: 13,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Max Bishop 2B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Jimmy Moore LF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Jimmy Dykes 3B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Dib Williams SS
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Roy Mahaffey P

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