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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: 25,000, Time of Game: 1:47
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
9
80-55
 Won 2 
3rd, 14½ GB
at Athletics
4
94-40
 Lost 2 
1st
W: Gordon Rhodes (3-3)
L: Waite Hoyt (11-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  3   1  1  4    9 14  3
Athletics       0  0  0   1  0  1   0  0  2    4 10  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .317 .387 .442 .829 3 0
Joe Sewell 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 5 .295 .381 .381 .762 0 2 SH
Babe Ruth LF 4 2 3 3 1 0 5 .380 .500 .703 1.203 2 0 2·HR
   Samuel Byrd LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .348 .386 .734 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .353 .457 .687 1.144 9 0 HR
Ben Chapman RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .314 .398 .491 .889 1 0 SH
Lyn Lary SS 5 2 2 2 0 0 5 .284 .373 .429 .802 1 3 HR,2B
Bill Dickey C 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .324 .377 .412 .789 4 0 HR
   Arndt Jorgens C 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .266 .324 .319 .643 1 0 SH
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .258 .370 .370 .740 5 4
Gordon Rhodes P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .125 .125 .250 .375 0 3
Team Totals 37 9 14 9 3 3 43 .378 .425 .811 1.236 27 12
2B: L Lary (31).
HR: B Ruth 2 (40); L Gehrig (42); L Lary (10); B Dickey (3).
SH: J Sewell (14); B Chapman (6); A Jorgens (2).
TB: B Ruth 9; L Gehrig 6; L Lary 6; B Dickey 5; E Combs; T Lazzeri; B Chapman; J Sewell.
RBI: B Ruth 3 (148); L Gehrig 2 (169); L Lary 2 (102); B Dickey (64); T Lazzeri (71).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: B Ruth (7); A Jorgens 2 (6).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eric McNair 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .269 .298 .374 .673 1 1 2B
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .266 .315 .348 .663 2 0
Mickey Cochrane C 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .349 .421 .557 .978 4 0
Dib Williams SS 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .253 .300 .367 .667 2 3 SH
Jimmie Foxx 3B 3 0 3 1 0 0 4 .288 .379 .552 .930 2 3 3B,SH
Bing Miller RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .285 .342 .436 .778 1 0
Phil Todt 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .223 .256 .389 .645 12 1
Waite Hoyt P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .227 .250 .273 .523 1 4
   Johnnie Heving PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .221 .260 .316 .576 3B
Eddie Rommel LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .317 .364 .390 .754 2 0 3B
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 2 3 38 .294 .333 .500 .833 27 12
2B: E McNair (9).
3B: J Foxx (10); J Heving (2); E Rommel (1).
SH: D Williams (2); J Foxx (4).
TB: J Foxx 5; E Rommel 4; J Heving 3; M Cochrane 2; E McNair 2; P Todt.
RBI: E Rommel (3); B Miller (76); J Foxx (106); E McNair (29).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Williams-E McNair-P Todt.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Gordon Rhodes, W (3-3) 9 10 4 3 2 3 0 4.37 38 54
Team Totals 9 10 4 2 2 3 0 2.00 38 54

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, L (11-12) 9 14 9 9 3 3 5 5.01 43 23
Team Totals 9 14 9 9 3 3 5 9.00 43 23
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 1:47.
Attendance: 25,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Eric McNair 2B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Mickey Cochrane C
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Dib Williams SS
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Jimmie Foxx 3B
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Bing Miller RF
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Phil Todt 1B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Waite Hoyt P
9 Gordon Rhodes P 9 Eddie Rommel LF

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