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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
15
12
WSH
@CLE
6
3
BOS
@DET
5
11
NYY
@SLB
11
7
PIT
@BSN
1
2
Friday, August 21, 1931,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:23
Yankees
11
67-49
 Won 2 
3rd, 16½ GB
at Browns
7
49-67
 Lost 2 
5th, 34½ GB
W: Hank Johnson (11-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  5   1  0  0   1  3  0   11 16  1
Browns          0  0  1   0  0  0   3  1  2    7 10  3

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 4 4 0 1 0 6 .327 .391 .450 .841 2 0 2·3B
Joe Sewell 3B 5 2 2 3 0 0 6 .298 .389 .397 .786 0 3 SH
Babe Ruth LF 4 1 3 3 0 0 4 .375 .490 .691 1.181 0 0 HR
   Samuel Byrd LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266 .342 .376 .718 0 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .348 .454 .678 1.132 11 2 HR,CS
Ben Chapman RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .311 .395 .486 .881 0 0 SB
Lyn Lary SS 5 0 0 1 0 1 5 .288 .370 .443 .813 4 1
Bill Dickey C 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .309 .363 .389 .752 5 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 5 .242 .354 .357 .711 4 5 SB,HBP
Hank Johnson P 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .177 .250 .258 .508 1 0
   Red Ruffing P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .500 .808 0 0
Team Totals 42 11 16 9 3 3 47 .381 .435 .619 1.054 27 11
3B: E Combs 2 (10).
HR: B Ruth (35); L Gehrig (34).
SH: J Sewell (10).
HBP: T Lazzeri (1).
TB: E Combs 8; B Ruth 6; L Gehrig 5; H Johnson 2; B Dickey 2; J Sewell 2; T Lazzeri.
RBI: J Sewell 3 (44); B Ruth 3 (129); T Lazzeri (55); L Lary (87); L Gehrig (135).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: L Lary (38).
Baserunning
SB: B Chapman (46); T Lazzeri (11).
CS: L Gehrig (10).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Fred Schulte CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .310 .368 .450 .818 3 0
Ski Melillo 2B 4 2 0 0 1 0 5 .315 .356 .427 .783 4 6
Goose Goslin LF 4 2 2 3 1 0 5 .335 .418 .575 .992 1 0 HR,2B
Red Kress RF 4 1 1 3 1 0 5 .324 .380 .530 .910 2 0 HR
Rick Ferrell C 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .309 .398 .419 .817 4 1
Lin Storti 3B 5 1 1 0 0 2 5 .235 .276 .366 .643 2 2 2B
Jack Burns 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .254 .308 .344 .652 10 0
Jim Levey SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .204 .261 .269 .530 1 1
George Blaeholder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136 .215 .186 .402 0 0
   Rollie Stiles P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .053 .143 .053 .195 0 1
   Ed Grimes PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .324 .353 .677
   Chad Kimsey P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300 .432 .533 .966 0 1
Team Totals 36 7 10 7 6 4 42 .278 .381 .500 .881 27 12
2B: G Goslin (31); L Storti (15).
HR: G Goslin (19); R Kress (14).
TB: G Goslin 6; R Kress 4; J Burns 2; L Storti 2; F Schulte 2; R Ferrell; J Levey.
RBI: R Kress 3 (87); G Goslin 3 (82); J Burns (55).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Storti-S Melillo-J Burns; S Melillo-J Burns.
E: C Kimsey (3); S Melillo 2 (28).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, W (11-7) 8 10 7 7 6 4 2 5.09 39 32
Red Ruffing, S (2) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.08 3
Team Totals 9 10 7 7 6 4 2 7.00 42 32

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Blaeholder, L (8-12) 2 6 5 4 1 0 2 4.52 24 25
Rollie Stiles 5 7 3 2 2 2 0 7.15 13
Chad Kimsey 2 3 3 2 0 1 0 4.56 10
Team Totals 9 16 11 8 3 3 2 8.00 47 25
Balks: None.
WP: R Stiles (1); C Kimsey (3).
HBP: G Blaeholder (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Guthrie, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - Roy Van Graflan.
Time of Game: 2:23.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         St.Louis Browns
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Fred Schulte CF
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Ski Melillo 2B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Goose Goslin LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Red Kress RF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Rick Ferrell C
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Lin Storti 3B
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Jack Burns 1B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Jim Levey SS
9 Hank Johnson P 9 George Blaeholder P

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