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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
5
7
NYY
@CLE
12
9
BOS
@DET
2
7
PHA
@SLB
8
4
CIN
@BRO
2
3
PIT
@BSN
5
11
CHC
@NYG
7
8
CHC
@NYG
10
4
STL
@PHI
18
5
Tuesday, July 31, 1928,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:40
Athletics
8
64-36
 Won 8 
2nd, 5½ GB
at Browns
4
52-52
 Lost 6 
3rd, 19½ GB
W: Lefty Grove (14-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       1  0  1   0  0  4   0  0  2    8 10  0
Browns          1  0  2   0  0  0   1  0  0    4  9  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 1 1 2 0 1 5 .303 .427 .422 .850 1 1 HR
Mule Haas CF 4 3 2 2 1 0 5 .255 .301 .443 .744 2 0 2·HR
Mickey Cochrane C 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .326 .436 .553 .989 5 1
Al Simmons LF 4 1 2 2 1 1 5 .380 .419 .612 1.031 1 0 HR
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .354 .447 .660 1.107 1 2
Bing Miller RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .342 .388 .513 .901 3 0
Ossie Orwoll 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .338 .405 .451 .856 13 0 2B
Joe Boley SS 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .247 .298 .307 .605 1 3 2B
Lefty Grove P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .158 .250 .211 .461 0 1
Team Totals 37 8 10 8 4 5 41 .270 .341 .649 .990 27 8
2B: O Orwoll (6); J Boley (12).
HR: M Bishop (4); M Haas 2 (4); A Simmons (11).
TB: M Haas 8; A Simmons 5; M Bishop 4; J Boley 3; O Orwoll 2; J Foxx; M Cochrane.
RBI: A Simmons 2 (66); M Haas 2 (10); M Bishop 2 (31); O Orwoll (10); J Boley (33).
Team LOB: 6.

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .266 .386 .451 .837 17 0
Frank O'Rourke 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .268 .319 .339 .658 0 2
Heinie Manush LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .349 .384 .524 .909 0 0 HR
Fred Schulte CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .272 .337 .408 .745 3 0 2B
Larry Bettencourt RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .339 .419 .569 .988 0 0
Red Kress SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .297 .361 .405 .767 2 3 2B
Ski Melillo 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .138 .211 .161 .371 0 6
Clyde Manion C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .264 .307 .326 .634 5 0
George Blaeholder P 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .224 .255 .367 .622 0 4 HR
Team Totals 35 4 9 3 0 4 35 .257 .257 .486 .743 27 15
2B: F Schulte (27); R Kress (20).
HR: H Manush (8); G Blaeholder (2).
TB: H Manush 5; G Blaeholder 4; F Schulte 2; L Blue 2; R Kress 2; C Manion; F O'Rourke.
RBI: G Blaeholder (5); H Manush (63); F Schulte (55).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: G Blaeholder (3).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (14-6) 9 9 4 4 0 4 2 2.91 35 57
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 0 4 2 4.00 35 57

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Blaeholder, L (6-11) 9 10 8 8 4 5 4 4.35 41 36
Team Totals 9 10 8 8 4 5 4 8.00 41 36
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:40.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         St.Louis Browns
1 Max Bishop 2B 1 Lu Blue 1B
2 Mule Haas CF 2 Frank O'Rourke 3B
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Fred Schulte CF
5 Jimmie Foxx 3B 5 Larry Bettencourt RF
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Red Kress SS
7 Ossie Orwoll 1B 7 Ski Melillo 2B
8 Joe Boley SS 8 Clyde Manion C
9 Lefty Grove P 9 George Blaeholder P

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