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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
5
4
 
(12)
WSH
@NYY
1
7
BOS
@PHA
10
6
DET
@SLB
6
1
NYG
@BRO
6
7
PHI
@BSN
4
9
CHC
@CIN
4
5
Saturday, August 31, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 1,819, Time of Game: 2:05
Tigers
6
72-53
 Won 4 
2nd, 2½ GB
at Browns
1
51-76
 Lost 5 
7th, 24½ GB
W: Tommy Bridges (9-8)
L: Bob Harris (8-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  2  0   0  1  0   1  1  0    6 13  0
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  6  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Fox RF 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .296 .337 .407 .744 1 0 2B
Barney McCosky CF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .334 .405 .492 .897 2 0 HR,2B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .312 .424 .437 .861 2 0 HR
Hank Greenberg LF 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .329 .413 .608 1.021 3 0
Rudy York 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .311 .412 .564 .976 5 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .281 .372 .436 .807 2 1 2B
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .292 .349 .407 .756 11 0
Dick Bartell SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .242 .336 .340 .676 1 1 3B
Tommy Bridges P 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .133 .161 .150 .311 0 1
Team Totals 41 6 13 6 1 1 42 .317 .333 .585 .919 27 3
2B: P Fox (13); B McCosky (34); P Higgins (19).
3B: D Bartell (2).
HR: B McCosky (4); C Gehringer (8).
TB: B McCosky 6; C Gehringer 5; P Fox 3; D Bartell 3; P Higgins 2; T Bridges 2; R York 2; H Greenberg.
RBI: D Bartell (47); B McCosky (49); P Fox (37); T Bridges (3); C Gehringer (66); H Greenberg (112).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bartell-R York.

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Don Heffner 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .247 .304 .325 .630 2 5
Joe Grace RF 4 1 2 0 0 2 4 .280 .344 .423 .767 1 0
Rip Radcliff LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .349 .400 .471 .871 4 0 GDP
Wally Judnich CF 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .296 .364 .541 .905 4 0
Harlond Clift 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .289 .405 .473 .879 1 3
George McQuinn 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .275 .337 .453 .790 11 1 2B
Johnny Berardino SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .264 .307 .453 .759 1 4
Bob Swift C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .261 .316 .320 .636 2 0
Bob Harris P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .200 .265 .267 .532 1 1
   Chet Laabs 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .277 .379 .522 .900
   Bill Trotter P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 .176 .067 .243 0 1
Team Totals 32 1 6 1 2 11 34 .188 .235 .219 .454 27 15
2B: G McQuinn (32).
TB: G McQuinn 2; J Grace 2; W Judnich; B Swift; R Radcliff.
GIDP: R Radcliff (8).
RBI: W Judnich (83).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: G McQuinn (11).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommy Bridges, W (9-8) 9 6 1 1 2 11 0 3.39 34 80
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 2 11 0 1.00 34 80

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Harris, L (8-12) 8 12 6 6 1 1 2 5.34 38 34
Bill Trotter 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.87 4
Team Totals 9 13 6 6 1 1 2 6.00 42 34
Balks: None.
WP: T Bridges (5); B Harris (8).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - (none), 3B - Steve Basil.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 1,819.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         St.Louis Browns
1 Pete Fox RF 1 Don Heffner 2B
2 Barney McCosky CF 2 Joe Grace RF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Rip Radcliff LF
4 Hank Greenberg LF 4 Wally Judnich CF
5 Rudy York 1B 5 Harlond Clift 3B
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 George McQuinn 1B
7 Birdie Tebbetts C 7 Johnny Berardino SS
8 Dick Bartell SS 8 Bob Swift C
9 Tommy Bridges P 9 Bob Harris P

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