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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
2
5
CLE
@BOS
8
7
CHW
@NYY
4
8
CHW
@NYY
4
7
DET
@PHA
6
3
DET
@PHA
8
1
SLB
@WSH
3
5
PHI
@CHC
6
5
NYG
@CIN
4
3
BRO
@PIT
2
4
BRO
@PIT
4
2
BSN
@STL
2
6
BSN
@STL
1
9
Sunday, June 20, 1937,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:53
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Tigers
6
32-22
 Won 2 
2nd, 1½ GB
at Athletics
3
18-31
 Lost 6 
7th, 14 GB
W: Elden Auker (5-4)
L: George Caster (4-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  1   0  2  0   2  0  0    6 10  0
Athletics       1  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  1    3  8  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Fox CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .283 .313 .417 .730 0 0 2B,CS
Billy Rogell SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .262 .344 .397 .742 1 9
Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 2 1 0 2 0 5 .352 .441 .481 .923 5 7
Hank Greenberg 1B 3 0 0 0 2 1 5 .361 .462 .716 1.178 18 0
Gee Walker RF 4 1 3 2 1 0 5 .370 .413 .570 .983 0 0 2B,2·SB
Rudy York 3B 5 1 1 3 0 1 5 .213 .262 .361 .622 1 2 HR
Chet Laabs LF 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .195 .233 .415 .647 0 0 HR
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .228 .265 .367 .632 2 0
Elden Auker P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .207 .258 .310 .568 0 2
Team Totals 36 6 10 6 6 4 42 .278 .381 .500 .881 27 20
2B: P Fox (12); G Walker (15).
HR: R York (2); C Laabs (2).
TB: G Walker 4; C Laabs 4; R York 4; P Fox 4; B Rogell; C Gehringer.
RBI: R York 3 (10); G Walker 2 (60); C Laabs (8).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. R York-C Gehringer-H Greenberg; B Rogell-C Gehringer-H Greenberg.
Baserunning
SB: G Walker 2 (10).
CS: P Fox (3).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney LF-CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .173 .196 .269 .465 1 0
Wally Moses RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .303 .338 .502 .840 3 0
Billy Werber 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .290 .394 .393 .787 1 3 2B
Jack Rothrock CF-LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .298 .383 .371 .754 2 1
Wayne Ambler 2B 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .333 .436 .424 .860 1 3
Chubby Dean 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .250 .338 .366 .705 8 0 2B
Skeeter Newsome SS 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .249 .311 .299 .610 5 3
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .259 .350 .463 .813 6 1 2B
George Caster P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .184 .184 .263 .447 0 0
   Bob Johnson 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273 .404 .540 .944
   Rusty Peters 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .313 .325 .638
   Bud Thomas P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .077 .000 .077 0 0
   Lynn Nelson 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .429 .467 .429 .895
Team Totals 33 3 8 3 4 0 37 .242 .324 .333 .658 27 11
2B: B Werber (9); C Dean (8); F Hayes (10).
TB: C Dean 3; F Hayes 2; B Werber 2; J Rothrock 2; W Moses; L Nelson.
RBI: W Ambler (5); J Rothrock (13); F Hayes (20).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: W Ambler (1).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elden Auker, W (5-4) 9 8 3 3 4 0 0 4.71 37 55
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 4 0 0 3.00 37 55

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Caster, L (4-8) 7 8 6 4 5 4 2 4.18 34 40
Bud Thomas 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 5.09 8
Team Totals 9 10 6 4 6 4 2 4.00 42 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Charles Johnston.
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Pete Fox CF 1 Lou Finney LF
2 Billy Rogell SS 2 Wally Moses RF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Billy Werber 3B
4 Hank Greenberg 1B 4 Jack Rothrock CF
5 Gee Walker RF 5 Wayne Ambler 2B
6 Rudy York 3B 6 Chubby Dean 1B
7 Chet Laabs LF 7 Skeeter Newsome SS
8 Birdie Tebbetts C 8 Frankie Hayes C
9 Elden Auker P 9 George Caster P

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