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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
7
10
CHW
@CLE
2
8
SLB
@DET
4
6
NYY
@PHA
11
3
BSN
@BRO
3
2
PIT
@CHC
5
2
PHI
@NYG
8
7
CIN
@STL
4
2
CIN
@STL
4
5
Saturday, August 20, 1938,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 9,000, Time of Game: 2:13
Yankees
11
73-34
 Won 2 
1st
at Athletics
3
38-68
 Lost 5 
7th, 34½ GB
W: Monte Pearson (11-5)
L: Buck Ross (6-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         4  1  0   2  0  0   0  1  3   11 13  3
Athletics       0  3  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    3  8  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Crosetti SS 4 0 2 1 1 0 5 .267 .392 .376 .768 1 3 CS
Red Rolfe 3B 3 2 2 1 0 0 3 .328 .400 .462 .862 0 1
   Babe Dahlgren 3B 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .176 .176 .176 .353 0 0
Tommy Henrich RF 2 2 1 0 3 0 5 .255 .378 .436 .814 3 0
Joe DiMaggio CF 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .321 .388 .587 .975 5 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 2 6 1 1 5 .296 .410 .553 .963 3 1 HR,2B
Bill Dickey C 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .319 .412 .565 .977 8 1 2B
Myril Hoag LF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .303 .364 .376 .740 2 0 SB
Joe Gordon 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .282 .369 .540 .908 4 0 2B
Monte Pearson P 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .189 .246 .245 .491 1 1 SH
Team Totals 38 11 13 11 6 1 45 .342 .432 .500 .932 27 7
2B: L Gehrig (25); B Dickey (21); J Gordon (15).
HR: L Gehrig (24).
SH: M Pearson (3).
TB: L Gehrig 6; J Gordon 3; B Dickey 2; R Rolfe 2; F Crosetti 2; B Dahlgren; M Hoag; J DiMaggio; T Henrich.
RBI: L Gehrig 6 (89); J DiMaggio (92); R Rolfe (61); M Hoag (39); B Dickey (90); F Crosetti (42).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Dickey-J Gordon.
E: M Pearson (2); J Gordon (17); B Dahlgren (2).
Baserunning
SB: M Hoag (4).
CS: F Crosetti (9).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Sperry 2B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .260 .297 .313 .610 1 4 2B
Wally Moses RF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .289 .351 .385 .736 0 0 CS
Billy Werber 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .267 .381 .406 .788 1 2
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .297 .405 .470 .875 1 1
Bob Johnson CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304 .393 .574 .967 1 1
Sam Chapman LF 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .264 .367 .461 .828 6 0
Lou Finney 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .314 .411 .725 14 0
Wayne Ambler SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .213 .295 .261 .556 3 5
   Mule Haas PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .194 .310 .222 .532
Buck Ross P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .209 .261 .279 .540 0 0
   Lynn Nelson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .282 .333 .282 .615
   Al Williams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .043 .120 .043 .163 0 1
   Dave Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Hal Wagner PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 2 8 37 .229 .270 .257 .527 27 14
2B: S Sperry (3).
TB: S Sperry 3; W Moses 2; H Wagner; L Finney; S Chapman; W Ambler.
RBI: S Sperry 2 (12); W Moses (31).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: B Werber (20).
Baserunning
CS: W Moses (3).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Monte Pearson, W (11-5) 9 8 3 3 2 8 0 4.18 37 65
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 2 8 0 3.00 37 65

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Buck Ross, L (6-11) 7 7 7 7 5 1 1 5.75 33 31
Al Williams 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.91 4
Dave Smith 1 4 3 3 1 0 0 8.62 8
Team Totals 9 13 11 11 6 1 1 11.00 45 31
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: 9,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Frankie Crosetti SS 1 Stan Sperry 2B
2 Red Rolfe 3B 2 Wally Moses RF
3 Tommy Henrich RF 3 Billy Werber 3B
4 Joe DiMaggio CF 4 Frankie Hayes C
5 Lou Gehrig 1B 5 Bob Johnson CF
6 Bill Dickey C 6 Sam Chapman LF
7 Myril Hoag LF 7 Lou Finney 1B
8 Joe Gordon 2B 8 Wayne Ambler SS
9 Monte Pearson P 9 Buck Ross P

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