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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
1
6
BOS
@CLE
2
9
PHA
@DET
8
7
NYY
@SLB
14
4
CHC
@PHI
1
2
CHC
@PHI
10
6
 
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Saturday, August 27, 1927,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 7,500, Time of Game: 0:00
Yankees
14
86-37
 Won 4 
1st
at Browns
4
47-73
 Lost 4 
7th, 37½ GB
W: Waite Hoyt (18-5)
L: Sad Sam Jones (6-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  3   2  1  3   1  4  0   14 15  0
Browns          1  0  0   0  0  0   0  3  0    4 10  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 6 3 4 2 0 0 6 .344 .407 .482 .889 4 0 HR,2B
Mark Koenig SS 5 3 3 2 1 0 6 .285 .320 .383 .703 2 4 2B
Babe Ruth LF 4 3 2 3 1 0 6 .358 .494 .744 1.238 4 0 HR,3B,SH
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 2 2 0 6 .379 .477 .792 1.269 11 1 2B,SB
Bob Meusel RF 4 1 2 3 1 0 5 .350 .396 .524 .920 3 0 HR,CS
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .310 .379 .505 .884 2 4
Joe Dugan 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .253 .308 .354 .662 0 1
   Julie Wera 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .281 .452 .733 0 0
Pat Collins C 3 0 1 1 2 0 5 .271 .409 .424 .833 1 1
Waite Hoyt P 5 2 1 0 0 1 5 .220 .238 .268 .506 0 3
Team Totals 39 14 15 14 9 1 49 .385 .490 .744 1.233 27 14
2B: E Combs (27); M Koenig (14); L Gehrig (45).
3B: B Ruth (7).
HR: E Combs (4); B Ruth (41); B Meusel (7).
SH: B Ruth (10).
TB: E Combs 8; B Ruth 7; B Meusel 5; M Koenig 4; L Gehrig 2; T Lazzeri; W Hoyt; P Collins.
RBI: B Meusel 3 (84); B Ruth 3 (118); M Koenig 2 (48); E Combs 2 (45); L Gehrig 2 (144); T Lazzeri (85); P Collins (32).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Koenig-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
SB: L Gehrig (8).
CS: B Meusel (8).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frank O'Rourke 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .271 .361 .336 .697 1 3 HBP
Harry Rice RF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .297 .358 .415 .774 1 0
George Sisler 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .331 .360 .440 .800 10 2
Ken Williams LF 3 1 2 0 1 0 5 .321 .414 .510 .924 3 0 CS,SH
Bing Miller CF 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .337 .378 .471 .849 1 0 2B
Ski Melillo 2B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .220 .272 .282 .554 4 6 2B
Leo Dixon C 2 0 1 1 1 0 4 .204 .246 .259 .505 3 1 2B
Wally Gerber SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .227 .280 .292 .572 3 3
   Otis Miller SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219 .315 .297 .612 0 2
Sad Sam Jones P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .128 .277 .154 .430 1 0
   Herschel Bennett PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281 .324 .388 .712
   Ernie Nevers P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241 .241 .276 .517 0 0
   Win Ballou P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .040 .040 .080 .120 0 0
   Wally Schang PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .338 .427 .479 .906
   Lefty Stewart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .362 .310 .671 0 0
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 4 1 41 .294 .375 .382 .757 27 17
2B: B Miller (26); S Melillo (16); L Dixon (1).
SH: K Williams (12).
HBP: F O'Rourke (7).
TB: B Miller 3; L Dixon 2; K Williams 2; S Melillo 2; G Sisler; F O'Rourke; H Rice; W Gerber.
RBI: B Miller 2 (64); L Dixon (7); S Melillo (20).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Melillo.
E: B Miller (8).
Baserunning
CS: K Williams (6).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (18-5) 9 10 4 4 4 1 0 2.80 41 48
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 4 1 0 4.00 41 48

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sad Sam Jones, L (6-10) 4 4 5 5 5 1 1 4.60 20 30
Ernie Nevers 3 9 9 8 4 0 2 5.29 21
Win Ballou 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.56 3
Lefty Stewart 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.22 5
Team Totals 9 15 14 13 9 1 3 13.00 49 30
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: W Hoyt (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Pants Rowland, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Harry Geisel.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 7,500.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         St.Louis Browns
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Frank O'Rourke 3B
2 Mark Koenig SS 2 Harry Rice RF
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 George Sisler 1B
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Ken Williams LF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Bing Miller CF
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Ski Melillo 2B
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Leo Dixon C
8 Pat Collins C 8 Wally Gerber SS
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Sad Sam Jones P

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