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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
9
2
CHW
@CLE
5
12
WSH
@NYY
4
8
WSH
@NYY
4
14
BOS
@PHA
1
3
BOS
@PHA
1
8
DET
@SLB
6
12
DET
@SLB
6
7
PHI
@BRO
14
12
PHI
@BRO
3
5
NYG
@BSN
3
4
NYG
@BSN
8
0
CIN
@CHC
9
8
 
(8)
CIN
@CHC
5
10
STL
@PIT
4
8
STL
@PIT
2
8
Thursday, July 4, 1929,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:12
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Tigers
6
39-35
 Lost 2 
4th, 16½ GB
at Browns
12
43-27
 Won 2 
2nd, 9½ GB
W: Rip Collins (7-2)
L: Vic Sorrell (10-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  3  2   0  0  0   1  0  0    6  9  1
Browns          1  0  0   2  6  0   0  3  X   12 17  2

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .317 .386 .489 .876 1 0
Harry Rice CF 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 .305 .369 .385 .754 2 0 2B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .348 .426 .540 .965 1 2
Harry Heilmann RF 4 1 3 1 0 0 5 .358 .424 .566 .991 0 0 3B,HBP
   Bob Fothergill PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .404 .438 .669 1.107
Dale Alexander 1B 4 2 2 2 1 0 5 .330 .365 .582 .947 8 0 HR
Marty McManus 3B 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .270 .333 .416 .749 4 1
Merv Shea C 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .303 .375 .402 .777 6 3 HR
Heinie Schuble SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .257 .315 .365 .680 2 3
Vic Sorrell P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .173 .173 .192 .365 0 1
   Augie Prudhomme P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188 .235 .250 .485 0 0
   Pinky Hargrave PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .273 .360 .318 .678
Team Totals 37 6 9 6 3 2 41 .243 .317 .486 .804 24 10
2B: H Rice (14).
3B: H Heilmann (3).
HR: D Alexander (12); M Shea (3).
HBP: H Heilmann (2).
TB: D Alexander 5; H Heilmann 5; M Shea 4; H Rice 2; P Hargrave; R Johnson.
RBI: M Shea 3 (20); D Alexander 2 (67); H Heilmann (71).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: H Schuble (29).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .312 .444 .472 .917 10 1 2·2B
Red Badgro RF 4 2 1 0 1 1 5 .377 .441 .547 .988 1 0
Heinie Manush LF 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .394 .443 .571 1.014 2 0 SB
Fred Schulte CF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .330 .405 .430 .836 5 0 SB
Red Kress SS 5 2 4 4 0 0 5 .324 .411 .443 .853 3 5 2·SB
Frank O'Rourke 3B 3 1 0 0 0 0 5 .245 .304 .355 .659 0 2 HBP,SH
Ski Melillo 2B 4 2 3 4 0 0 4 .285 .328 .421 .749 2 2 HR,SB,CS
Wally Schang C 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .247 .430 .426 .856 4 0
Rip Collins P 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .286 .306 .400 .706 0 3
Team Totals 38 12 17 12 2 4 42 .447 .488 .579 1.067 27 13
2B: L Blue 2 (14).
HR: S Melillo (5).
SH: F O'Rourke (16).
HBP: F O'Rourke (2).
TB: S Melillo 6; L Blue 5; R Kress 4; H Manush 3; W Schang 2; F Schulte; R Badgro.
RBI: S Melillo 4 (36); R Kress 4 (52); W Schang 2 (23); H Manush 2 (63).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Collins-R Kress-L Blue.
E: R Kress 2 (27).
Baserunning
SB: H Manush (4); F Schulte (8); R Kress 2 (3); S Melillo (7).
CS: S Melillo (2).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Sorrell, L (10-4) 4.2 10 7 7 1 2 1 4.00 25 17
Augie Prudhomme 3.1 7 5 4 1 2 0 4.45 17
Team Totals 8 17 12 11 2 4 1 12.38 42 17

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Collins, W (7-2) 9 9 6 5 3 2 2 3.65 41 46
Team Totals 9 9 6 5 3 2 2 5.00 41 46
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: V Sorrell (1); R Collins (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Roy Van Graflan, 2B - (none), 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 2:12.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         St.Louis Browns
1 Roy Johnson LF 1 Lu Blue 1B
2 Harry Rice CF 2 Red Badgro RF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Harry Heilmann RF 4 Fred Schulte CF
5 Dale Alexander 1B 5 Red Kress SS
6 Marty McManus 3B 6 Frank O'Rourke 3B
7 Merv Shea C 7 Ski Melillo 2B
8 Heinie Schuble SS 8 Wally Schang C
9 Vic Sorrell P 9 Rip Collins P

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