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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
5
4
BOS
@CLE
1
3
WSH
@DET
4
5
NYY
@SLB
8
1
CHC
@BRO
4
2
STL
@BSN
10
2
PIT
@NYG
0
11
CIN
@PHI
2
3
Wednesday, May 8, 1929,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 5,000, Time of Game: 1:44
Yankees
8
11-4
 Won 6 
1st
at Browns
1
11-7
 Lost 3 
3rd, 1½ GB
W: Waite Hoyt (4-0)
L: Lefty Stewart (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  1   0  0  3   0  4  0    8 12  0
Browns          0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 .284 .677 2 0
Mark Koenig 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 .283 .765 1 1 2·2B
Babe Ruth LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 .339 1.047 2 0
   Cedric Durst LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 3 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 1 2 1 0 1 .393 1.263 6 1 HR
Bob Meusel RF 5 0 0 0 0 1 .237 .664 0 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 1 2 0 1 0 .304 .886 3 2 CS
Leo Durocher SS 3 2 0 0 1 0 .240 .573 2 3
Arndt Jorgens C 3 2 2 2 1 0 .455 1.045 7 0 2B
Waite Hoyt P 4 1 1 1 0 0 .294 .745 1 1 2B
Team Totals 39 8 12 6 3 2 .308 .844 27 8
2B: A Jorgens (1); M Koenig 2 (6); W Hoyt (2).
HR: L Gehrig (7).
TB: L Gehrig 5; M Koenig 4; A Jorgens 3; T Lazzeri 2; B Ruth 2; W Hoyt 2; E Combs.
RBI: A Jorgens 2 (2); M Koenig (4); W Hoyt (3); B Ruth (16); L Gehrig (15).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. W Hoyt-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; T Lazzeri-L Durocher-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
CS: T Lazzeri (1).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 2 0 0 0 2 1 .384 1.163 7 0
Frank O'Rourke 3B 3 0 2 0 1 0 .271 .752 1 0 SB
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .274 .704 2 0
Fred Schulte CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .286 .690 2 0
Red Kress SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .837 1 3
Beauty McGowan RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .290 .791 6 0 3B
Ski Melillo 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 .189 .434 3 5
   Tom Jenkins PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .167
   Len Dondero 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .222 1 0
Wally Schang C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .132 .678 4 1 2B
Lefty Stewart P 3 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .500 0 1
   George Blaeholder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .333 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 5 0 4 5 .167 .531 27 10
2B: W Schang (2).
3B: B McGowan (1).
TB: B McGowan 3; W Schang 2; F O'Rourke 2; H Manush.
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Stewart-S Melillo-L Blue.
E: R Kress (8); F O'Rourke (1).
Baserunning
SB: F O'Rourke (1).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (4-0) 9 5 1 0 4 5 0 2.13 34 76
Team Totals 9 5 1 0 4 5 0 0.00 34 76

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Stewart, L (1-2) 8 12 8 2 3 2 1 1.04 39 37
George Blaeholder 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.91 3
Team Totals 9 12 8 2 3 2 1 2.00 42 37
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 1:44.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         St.Louis Browns
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Lu Blue 1B
2 Mark Koenig 3B 2 Frank O'Rourke 3B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Fred Schulte CF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Red Kress SS
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Beauty McGowan RF
7 Leo Durocher SS 7 Ski Melillo 2B
8 Arndt Jorgens C 8 Wally Schang C
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Lefty Stewart P

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