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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
7
5
WSH
@BOS
15
1
CHW
@CLE
2
6
CHW
@CLE
2
5
SLB
@DET
2
3
SLB
@DET
11
7
NYY
@PHA
15
3
NYY
@PHA
9
4
BSN
@BRO
4
5
 
(10)
BSN
@BRO
0
2
STL
@CHC
1
0
STL
@CHC
8
3
PHI
@NYG
0
6
PHI
@NYG
1
2
CIN
@PIT
1
6
CIN
@PIT
2
4
Monday, September 7, 1931,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 22,000, Time of Game: 1:37
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
15
79-55
 Won 1 
3rd, 14½ GB
at Athletics
3
94-39
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Ivy Andrews (2-0)
L: Roy Mahaffey (15-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         8  1  2   2  1  0   0  0  1   15 16  0
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  1    3  9  3

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 2 1 1 2 0 .318 .833 7 0 SB
Joe Sewell 3B 5 2 3 1 1 0 .295 .762 1 1
Babe Ruth LF 5 2 2 0 1 1 .377 1.188 3 0
   Samuel Byrd LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .734 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 1 1 1 1 1 .351 1.135 6 0
Ben Chapman RF 5 2 2 1 1 1 .315 .892 2 0 2B
Lyn Lary SS 4 3 3 1 2 0 .283 .795 1 3
Bill Dickey C 6 1 2 3 0 0 .321 .777 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 2 1 1 1 0 .258 .742 2 3 2B,CS
Ivy Andrews P 3 0 1 2 2 0 .182 .490 0 1
Team Totals 42 15 16 11 11 3 .381 .938 27 8
2B: B Chapman (26); T Lazzeri (18).
TB: L Lary 3; B Chapman 3; J Sewell 3; T Lazzeri 2; B Dickey 2; B Ruth 2; E Combs; I Andrews; L Gehrig.
RBI: B Dickey 3 (63); I Andrews 2 (2); E Combs (50); L Lary (100); B Chapman (114); J Sewell (52); L Gehrig (167); T Lazzeri (70).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig; L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
SB: E Combs (10).
CS: T Lazzeri (9).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Eric McNair 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .271 .674 1 4
Doc Cramer CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .272 .673 3 1 2B
Johnnie Heving C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .540 0 0
   Joe Palmisano C 4 1 2 0 0 0 .167 .508 5 1
Joe Boley 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 .232 .595 2 5
Jimmie Foxx LF 3 0 0 1 1 1 .284 .920 2 0
Bing Miller RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .784 3 0
Phil Todt 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 .222 .648 9 0
Dib Williams SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 .255 .670 2 4 3B
Roy Mahaffey P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .583 0 0
   Hank McDonald P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .335 0 0
   Jim Peterson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Eddie Rommel P 3 0 1 0 0 0 .297 .674 0 1
   Jimmy Moore PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .496
Team Totals 34 3 9 3 2 2 .265 .658 27 16
2B: D Cramer (7).
3B: D Williams (2).
TB: D Williams 4; J Palmisano 2; D Cramer 2; E McNair; J Boley; E Rommel; P Todt.
RBI: J Boley (21); J Foxx (105); D Williams (35).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 3. D Williams-J Boley-P Todt; J Palmisano-J Boley-P Todt; J Boley-D Williams-P Todt.
E: D Cramer (3); D Williams (21); J Boley (12).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ivy Andrews, W (2-0) 9 9 3 3 2 2 0 2.84 36 57
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 2 2 0 3.00 36 57

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Mahaffey, L (15-4) 0 2 5 5 3 0 0 4.05 5 23
Hank McDonald 0 0 3 2 3 0 0 3.82 4
Jim Peterson 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 9.00 2
Eddie Rommel 9 14 7 5 3 4 0 3.49 42
Team Totals 9 16 15 12 11 4 0 12.00 53 23
Balks: None.
WP: R Mahaffey (4); E Rommel (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 1:37.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Eric McNair 3B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Johnnie Heving C
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Joe Boley 2B
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Jimmie Foxx LF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Phil Todt 1B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Dib Williams SS
9 Ivy Andrews P 9 Roy Mahaffey P

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