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Scores
Standings
SLB
@DET
1
6
NYY
@PHA
8
1
BOS
@WSH
3
1
NYG
@BRO
1
8
CHC
@CIN
4
2
PIT
@STL
2
6
Thursday, April 18, 1946,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 11,304, Time of Game: 2:14
Yankees
8
2-1
 Won 1 
3rd, 1 GB
at Athletics
1
1-2
 Lost 1 
5th, 2 GB
W: Al Gettel (1-0)
L: Jesse Flores (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  2  3   0  2  0   0  0  1    8 12  0
Athletics       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  5  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Joe Gordon 2B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .125 .222 .125 .347 3 2
Snuffy Stirnweiss 3B 5 2 2 0 0 2 5 .182 .308 .182 .490 0 1
Tommy Henrich RF 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .250 .538 .375 .913 3 0
Joe DiMaggio CF 3 2 1 0 1 1 5 .182 .308 .455 .762 5 0 HBP
Nick Etten 1B 5 1 2 1 0 2 5 .167 .231 .250 .481 10 0 2B
Johnny Lindell LF 5 1 2 4 0 0 5 .154 .154 .462 .615 1 0 HR,2B
Aaron Robinson C 3 0 1 1 2 0 5 .500 .667 1.000 1.667 4 2
Oscar Grimes SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .364 .364 .364 .727 1 3 CS
Al Gettel P 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3 2·SH
Team Totals 35 8 12 8 5 6 43 .343 .439 .486 .925 27 11
2B: N Etten (1); J Lindell (1).
HR: J Lindell (1).
SH: A Gettel 2 (2).
HBP: J DiMaggio (1).
TB: J Lindell 6; N Etten 3; O Grimes 2; S Stirnweiss 2; A Robinson; J DiMaggio; J Gordon; T Henrich.
RBI: J Lindell 4 (4); O Grimes (1); T Henrich (3); A Robinson (2); N Etten (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Baserunning
CS: O Grimes (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ford Garrison LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0
Hal Peck RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .364 .417 .364 .780 1 0
Jack Wallaesa SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .167 .167 .333 .500 1 1
Sam Chapman CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .167 .091 .258 5 0
George McQuinn 1B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .182 .250 .364 .614 6 1 2B
Buddy Rosar C 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .364 .364 .727 1.091 9 2 HR
George Kell 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 1
Gene Handley 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .111 .200 .222 .422 2 2
Jesse Flores P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Bob Savage P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Herman Besse P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Elmer Valo 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Lou Knerr P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Bruce Konopka 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2B
   Joe Berry P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 32 1 5 1 1 5 33 .156 .182 .313 .494 27 9
2B: G McQuinn (2); B Konopka (1).
HR: B Rosar (1).
TB: B Rosar 5; G McQuinn 2; B Konopka 2; F Garrison.
RBI: B Rosar (1).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Rosar-G Kell.
E: S Chapman (2).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Al Gettel, W (1-0) 9 5 1 1 1 5 1 1.00 33 77
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 1 5 1 1.00 33 77

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jesse Flores, L (0-1) 2 5 4 4 1 0 0 18.00 12 29
Bob Savage 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1
Herman Besse 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 13.50 3
Lou Knerr 3 3 2 2 3 3 0 6.00 14
Joe Berry 3 3 1 1 1 2 0 3.00 13
Team Totals 9 12 8 8 5 6 1 8.00 43 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Flores (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Jones, 1B - Eddie Rommel, 2B - (none), 3B - Jim Boyer.
Time of Game: 2:14.
Attendance: 11,304.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Joe Gordon 2B 1 Ford Garrison LF
2 Snuffy Stirnweiss 3B 2 Hal Peck RF
3 Tommy Henrich RF 3 Jack Wallaesa SS
4 Joe DiMaggio CF 4 Sam Chapman CF
5 Nick Etten 1B 5 George McQuinn 1B
6 Johnny Lindell LF 6 Buddy Rosar C
7 Aaron Robinson C 7 George Kell 3B
8 Oscar Grimes SS 8 Gene Handley 2B
9 Al Gettel P 9 Jesse Flores P

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