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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
2
5
NYY
@DET
6
2
PHA
@SLB
10
8
PIT
@BRO
5
9
STL
@PHI
2
1
Monday, May 16, 1927,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 4,500, Time of Game: 0:00
Athletics
10
15-13
 Won 1 
3rd, 4½ GB
at Browns
8
11-14
 Lost 1 
6th, 7 GB
W: Jack Quinn (3-1)
L: Sad Sam Jones (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       3  0  2   0  0  0   2  3  0   10 13  1
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  4   0  4  0    8 12  0

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 4 2 3 0 1 0 .303 .852 0 6 2B
Bill Lamar LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 .353 .928 2 0
Ty Cobb RF 3 2 2 3 2 0 .416 1.095 3 0 HR
   Walt French RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .581 0 0
Al Simmons CF 3 2 3 4 1 0 .424 1.204 4 0 2·HR,SH
Sammy Hale 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .278 .713 1 1 2B,SH
Mickey Cochrane C 3 1 1 2 1 0 .306 .904 3 0 HR,SH
Dud Branom 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .559 9 0
Chick Galloway SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 .313 .920 5 4 3B
Jack Quinn P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .091 .348 0 0
   Sam Gray P 1 1 1 1 0 0 .182 .432 0 0
   Lefty Grove P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .417 0 1
Team Totals 36 10 13 10 6 2 .361 1.237 27 12
2B: S Hale (7); E Collins (4).
3B: C Galloway (2).
HR: T Cobb (1); M Cochrane (3); A Simmons 2 (5).
SH: S Hale (8); M Cochrane (4); A Simmons (8).
TB: A Simmons 9; T Cobb 5; M Cochrane 4; E Collins 4; C Galloway 3; S Hale 2; B Lamar; S Gray.
RBI: A Simmons 4 (38); T Cobb 3 (23); M Cochrane 2 (11); S Gray (2).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Collins-C Galloway-D Branom; C Galloway-D Branom.
E: E Collins (7).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Frank O'Rourke 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .690 1 2 HBP
   Otis Miller 3B-SS 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
Ski Melillo 2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 .238 .596 2 4
George Sisler 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 .352 .830 8 1
Bing Miller RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 .415 1.064 5 0
Harry Rice CF 4 2 2 3 1 0 .313 .805 3 0 HR
Ken Williams LF 5 1 4 3 0 0 .283 .830 2 0 HR,2·2B
Wally Schang C 4 1 2 0 1 0 .419 1.145 3 0
Wally Gerber SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .170 .422 2 2
   Steve O'Neill PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .668
   Lefty Stewart PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
   Ernie Wingard P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .542 0 0
Sad Sam Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .606 1 1
   Herschel Bennett PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .429 1.071
   Elam Vangilder P 1 1 1 0 0 0 .500 1.000 0 0
   Chet Falk P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 1
   Fred Schulte PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .300 .822
   Spencer Adams 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .683 0 0
Team Totals 38 8 12 8 4 2 .316 .922 27 11
2B: K Williams 2 (3).
HR: K Williams (2); H Rice (2).
HBP: F O'Rourke (4).
TB: K Williams 9; H Rice 5; W Schang 2; G Sisler; B Miller; S Melillo; E Vangilder.
RBI: K Williams 3 (9); H Rice 3 (18); O Miller (1); G Sisler (19).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. F O'Rourke-S Melillo-G Sisler.

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jack Quinn, W (3-1) 5.2 7 4 4 1 0 0 3.23 24 38
Sam Gray 1.2 3 3 3 1 2 2 8.39 9
Lefty Grove, S (2) 1.2 2 1 1 2 0 0 3.18 10
Team Totals 9 12 8 7 4 2 2 7.00 43 38

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sad Sam Jones, L (3-3) 3 6 5 5 1 0 2 5.52 16 26
Elam Vangilder 3.2 4 2 2 3 1 2 4.91 17
Chet Falk 1.1 3 3 3 2 0 0 23.14 9
Ernie Wingard 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.05 3
Team Totals 9 13 10 10 6 2 4 10.00 45 26
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Quinn (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Billy Evans.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         St.Louis Browns
1 Eddie Collins 2B 1 Frank O'Rourke 3B
2 Bill Lamar LF 2 Ski Melillo 2B
3 Ty Cobb RF 3 George Sisler 1B
4 Al Simmons CF 4 Bing Miller RF
5 Sammy Hale 3B 5 Harry Rice CF
6 Mickey Cochrane C 6 Ken Williams LF
7 Dud Branom 1B 7 Wally Schang C
8 Chick Galloway SS 8 Wally Gerber SS
9 Jack Quinn P 9 Sad Sam Jones P

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