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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
6
5
NYY
@PHA
5
4
NYY
@PHA
2
0
BSN
@BRO
5
2
BSN
@BRO
5
4
PIT
@CHC
7
6
PHI
@NYG
1
3
PHI
@NYG
1
2
CIN
@STL
4
3
CIN
@STL
1
5
Thursday, September 26, 1940,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:13
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
5
85-64
 Won 7 
3rd, 2½ GB
at Athletics
4
53-95
 Lost 7 
8th, 35 GB
W: Red Ruffing (15-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  2   2  0  1   0  0  0    5  9  3
Athletics       0  1  2   0  0  1   0  0  0    4 10  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Joe Gordon 2B 5 1 2 3 0 0 5 .285 .342 .524 .866 5 1 HR
Red Rolfe 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .250 .311 .367 .678 0 1
Charlie Keller LF 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .289 .409 .517 .925 2 0 SB
Joe DiMaggio CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .349 .423 .634 1.057 2 0
George Selkirk RF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .271 .406 .496 .902 2 0 GDP
Bill Dickey C 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .247 .331 .358 .689 6 0 HR
Babe Dahlgren 1B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .264 .324 .386 .711 9 0
Frankie Crosetti SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .194 .299 .276 .575 1 4
Red Ruffing P 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .124 .152 .202 .354 0 1 2B
Team Totals 35 5 9 5 5 3 40 .257 .350 .457 .807 27 7
2B: R Ruffing (4).
HR: J Gordon (30); B Dickey (9).
TB: J Gordon 5; B Dickey 4; R Ruffing 3; B Dahlgren; R Rolfe; C Keller; J DiMaggio.
GIDP: G Selkirk (3).
RBI: J Gordon 3 (101); B Dickey 2 (53).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: J DiMaggio (7); J Gordon (22); F Crosetti (31).
Baserunning
SB: C Keller (8).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Wally Moses RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .308 .395 .469 .864 5 0
Sam Chapman CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .278 .341 .473 .814 4 0 SH
Bob Johnson LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .269 .374 .507 .881 1 0
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .313 .397 .487 .884 4 0
Dick Siebert 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .290 .329 .390 .719 9 0
Benny McCoy 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .259 .348 .374 .723 0 2
Joe Gantenbein 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .291 .367 .658 1 0
Al Brancato SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .189 .267 .249 .516 3 2 2B
Porter Vaughan P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .242 .265 .242 .507 0 1
   Chubby Dean 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .287 .398 .310 .708
Team Totals 37 4 10 4 0 3 38 .270 .270 .297 .568 27 5
2B: A Brancato (10).
SH: S Chapman (7).
TB: W Moses 2; A Brancato 2; B Johnson; F Hayes; S Chapman; P Vaughan; D Siebert; B McCoy; J Gantenbein.
RBI: B Johnson (100); J Gantenbein (23); A Brancato (23); F Hayes (68).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Brancato-D Siebert.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, W (15-12) 9 10 4 4 0 3 0 3.38 38 54
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 0 3 0 4.00 38 54

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Porter Vaughan, L (2-8) 9 9 5 5 5 3 2 5.55 40 47
Team Totals 9 9 5 5 5 3 2 5.00 40 47
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Grieve.
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Joe Gordon 2B 1 Wally Moses RF
2 Red Rolfe 3B 2 Sam Chapman CF
3 Charlie Keller LF 3 Bob Johnson LF
4 Joe DiMaggio CF 4 Frankie Hayes C
5 George Selkirk RF 5 Dick Siebert 1B
6 Bill Dickey C 6 Benny McCoy 2B
7 Babe Dahlgren 1B 7 Joe Gantenbein 3B
8 Frankie Crosetti SS 8 Al Brancato SS
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Porter Vaughan P

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