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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CLE
3
4
PHA
@CLE
2
4
BOS
@DET
4
8
BOS
@DET
2
6
NYY
@SLB
4
2
NYY
@SLB
10
0
CHC
@BRO
4
5
 
(10)
CHC
@BRO
7
6
CIN
@BSN
0
7
CIN
@BSN
4
2
STL
@NYG
1
7
STL
@NYG
3
2
PIT
@PHI
4
2
PIT
@PHI
3
2
Sunday, August 2, 1942,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:54
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
4
69-33
 Won 1 
1st
at Browns
2
54-52
 Lost 1 
4th, 18 GB
W: Marv Breuer (5-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  2   0  2  0   0  0  0    4  6  0
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0    2  9  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Frankie Crosetti 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 5 .242 .335 .337 .672 0.006 0.52 0.044 -0.038 -0.1 0 2 HBP
Buddy Hassett 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .275 .317 .355 .672 -0.082 0.68 0.000 -0.082 -1.1 6 0
Tommy Henrich RF 3 2 1 2 1 1 5 .282 .362 .460 .821 0.237 0.61 0.260 -0.023 2.1 4 0 HR,CS,HBP
Joe DiMaggio CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .302 .375 .526 .901 0.026 0.62 0.053 -0.027 0.3 2 0
Charlie Keller LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .267 .403 .477 .880 0.038 0.81 0.060 -0.022 0.2 1 0 SB
Joe Gordon 2B 2 0 1 1 2 0 4 .346 .422 .503 .925 0.077 0.80 0.082 -0.005 1.0 3 4 IW
Phil Rizzuto SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .252 .334 .326 .660 -0.083 1.03 0.000 -0.083 -1.2 2 1
Rollie Hemsley C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .179 .207 .232 .439 -0.018 0.85 0.015 -0.032 -0.4 8 0 IW
Marv Breuer P 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .059 .086 .118 .203 -0.099 0.99 0.000 -0.099 -1.2 1 1
   Johnny Murphy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .222 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 4 6 4 5 7 39 .188 .333 .281 .615 0.102 0.75 0.514 -0.411 -0.4 27 8
HR: T Henrich (11, off J Niggeling, 3rd inn, 1 on, 1 out to RF).
IBB: R Hemsley (2, by J Niggeling); J Gordon (5, by J Niggeling).
HBP: T Henrich (4, by J Niggeling); F Crosetti (9, by J Niggeling).
TB: T Henrich 4; C Keller 2; F Crosetti; J Gordon; J DiMaggio.
RBI: T Henrich 2 (56); C Keller (56); J Gordon (70).
2-out RBI: J Gordon.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Gordon-B Hassett.
Baserunning
SB: C Keller (7, 2nd base off J Niggeling/R Ferrell).
CS: T Henrich (4, 2nd base by G Caster/R Ferrell).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Gutteridge 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .266 .330 .357 .687 -0.137 1.47 0.000 -0.137 -1.1 2 1 2B
Harlond Clift 3B 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .275 .404 .417 .820 0.072 1.01 0.098 -0.027 0.2 1 3
George McQuinn 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .270 .343 .437 .780 -0.119 1.44 0.012 -0.131 -0.8 11 0
Chet Laabs LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .281 .370 .522 .892 -0.122 1.23 0.000 -0.122 -1.0 3 0
Vern Stephens SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .316 .354 .462 .816 -0.095 0.90 0.000 -0.095 -0.8 1 2
Tony Criscola CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .314 .351 .414 .766 -0.065 0.79 0.008 -0.074 -0.4 1 0
Mike Chartak RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .243 .362 .429 .790 0.009 0.70 0.049 -0.039 0.3 1 0
Rick Ferrell C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .228 .307 .259 .566 0.019 1.02 0.098 -0.078 0.5 7 1 GDP
Johnny Niggeling P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .132 .193 .132 .325 -0.047 1.02 0.000 -0.047 -0.5 0 1
   Wally Judnich PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .285 .387 .441 .828 0.088 1.92 0.088 0.000 1.0
   Alan Strange PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .333 .333 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   George Caster P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 34 2 9 2 1 7 35 .265 .286 .294 .580 -0.397 1.09 0.353 -0.750 -2.4 27 9
2B: D Gutteridge (20, off M Breuer).
TB: M Chartak 2; H Clift 2; D Gutteridge 2; W Judnich; G McQuinn; T Criscola; R Ferrell.
GIDP: R Ferrell (3).
RBI: R Ferrell (17); W Judnich (48).
2-out RBI: W Judnich; R Ferrell.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 5.
Fielding
PB: R Ferrell 2 (7).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Marv Breuer, W (5-6) 7 9 2 2 1 5 0 3.36 29 55 0.144 0.96 1.0
Johnny Murphy, S (9) 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.66 6 1 0 0.252 1.72 1.4
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 1 7 0 2.00 35 55 1 0 0.396 1.09 2.4
M Breuer faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Johnny Niggeling, L (9-10) 7 6 4 3 4 3 1 2.87 33 50 -0.147 0.84 -0.6
George Caster 2 0 0 0 1 4 0 2.65 6 0 0 0.044 0.28 1.0
Team Totals 9 6 4 3 5 7 1 3.00 39 50 0 0 -0.103 0.75 0.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Niggeling 2 (10; T Henrich, F Crosetti).
IBB: J Niggeling 2 (4; R Hemsley, J Gordon).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - Ernie Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - John Quinn.
Time of Game: 1:54.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 0-0 1 1-- RR NYY T. Henrich J. Niggeling 20% 70% Home Run; Crosetti Scores
b7 1-4 2 12- R SLB W. Judnich M. Breuer -9% 80% Single to RF; Chartak Scores; Ferrell to 2B
b8 2-4 0 --- SLB H. Clift M. Breuer -8% 76% Single
t2 0-0 2 123 O NYY M. Breuer J. Niggeling -8% 45% Foul Flyball: 1B
b7 2-4 2 12- O SLB D. Gutteridge M. Breuer 7% 87% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYY F. Crosetti J. Niggeling -2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O NYY B. Hassett J. Niggeling -2% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O NYY T. Henrich J. Niggeling -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Browns Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O SLB D. Gutteridge M. Breuer 2% 47% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- O SLB H. Clift M. Breuer 2% 49% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --- SLB G. McQuinn M. Breuer -1% 48% Single to LF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O SLB C. Laabs M. Breuer 2% 50% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Browns 0.
Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O NYY J. DiMaggio J. Niggeling -2% 48% Lineout: 3B
t2 0-0 1 --- NYY C. Keller J. Niggeling 3% 50% Single to RF
t2 0-0 1 1-- NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling 2% 52% Keller Steals 2B
t2 0-0 1 -2- NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling 2% 54% Walk
t2 0-0 1 12- O NYY P. Rizzuto J. Niggeling -3% 51% Groundout: 3B-1B; Keller to 3B; Gordon to 2B
t2 0-0 2 -23 NYY R. Hemsley J. Niggeling 1% 53% Intentional Walk
t2 0-0 2 123 O NYY M. Breuer J. Niggeling -8% 45% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Yankees 0, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Browns Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O SLB V. Stephens M. Breuer 2% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O SLB T. Criscola M. Breuer 2% 49% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 2 --- O SLB M. Chartak M. Breuer 1% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Browns 0.
Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- NYY F. Crosetti J. Niggeling 4% 54% Single to CF
t3 0-0 0 1-- O NYY B. Hassett J. Niggeling -4% 50% Flyball: 2B
t3 0-0 1 1-- RR NYY T. Henrich J. Niggeling 20% 70% Home Run; Crosetti Scores
t3 2-0 1 --- NYY J. DiMaggio J. Niggeling 2% 72% Single to CF
t3 2-0 1 1-- O NYY C. Keller J. Niggeling -2% 70% Flyball: LF
t3 2-0 2 1-- NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling 1% 71% Passed Ball; DiMaggio to 2B
t3 2-0 2 -2- NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling 1% 71% Intentional Walk
t3 2-0 2 12- O NYY P. Rizzuto J. Niggeling -3% 68% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Browns Batting, Behind 0-2, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 8-9-1
b3 0-2 0 --- SLB R. Ferrell M. Breuer -4% 64% Walk
b3 0-2 0 1-- O SLB J. Niggeling M. Breuer 4% 68% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b3 0-2 1 1-- O SLB D. Gutteridge M. Breuer 2% 70% Double to RF; Niggeling out at Hm/P
b3 0-2 2 -2- SLB H. Clift M. Breuer -2% 68% Single; Gutteridge to 3B
b3 0-2 2 1-3 O SLB G. McQuinn M. Breuer 6% 74% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Browns 0.
Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 8-9-1
t4 2-0 0 --- O NYY R. Hemsley J. Niggeling -2% 72% Groundout: P-1B
t4 2-0 1 --- O NYY M. Breuer J. Niggeling -1% 71% Strikeout
t4 2-0 2 --- O NYY F. Crosetti J. Niggeling -1% 70% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-2, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 4-5-6
b4 0-2 0 --- O SLB C. Laabs M. Breuer 3% 73% Flyball: CF
b4 0-2 1 --- O SLB V. Stephens M. Breuer 2% 75% Strikeout
b4 0-2 2 --- O SLB T. Criscola M. Breuer 1% 76% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Browns 0.
Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 2-3-4
t5 2-0 0 --- O NYY B. Hassett J. Niggeling -2% 74% Flyball: CF
t5 2-0 1 --- NYY T. Henrich J. Niggeling 2% 76% Hit By Pitch
t5 2-0 1 1-- NYY J. DiMaggio J. Niggeling 3% 79% Walk; Henrich to 2B
t5 2-0 1 12- NYY C. Keller J. Niggeling 4% 83% Passed Ball; Henrich to 3B; DiMaggio to 2B
t5 2-0 1 -23 RO NYY C. Keller J. Niggeling 1% 84% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Henrich Scores; DiMaggio to 3B
t5 3-0 2 --3 R NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling 5% 89% Single to P; DiMaggio Scores/unER
t5 4-0 2 1-- O NYY P. Rizzuto J. Niggeling -1% 89% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 7-8-9
b5 0-4 0 --- SLB M. Chartak M. Breuer -3% 85% Single to RF
b5 0-4 0 1-- OO SLB R. Ferrell M. Breuer 6% 92% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
b5 0-4 2 --- O SLB J. Niggeling M. Breuer 1% 92% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 0.
Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 8-9-1
t6 4-0 0 --- O NYY R. Hemsley J. Niggeling -1% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 4-0 1 --- O NYY M. Breuer J. Niggeling -0% 91% Strikeout
t6 4-0 2 --- NYY F. Crosetti J. Niggeling 0% 92% Hit By Pitch
t6 4-0 2 1-- O NYY B. Hassett J. Niggeling -1% 91% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 1-2-3
b6 0-4 0 --- O SLB D. Gutteridge M. Breuer 2% 93% Flyball: RF
b6 0-4 1 --- O SLB H. Clift M. Breuer 1% 94% Strikeout
b6 0-4 2 --- O SLB G. McQuinn M. Breuer 1% 95% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 0.
Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Browns' Johnny Niggeling facing 3-4-5
t7 4-0 0 --- O NYY T. Henrich J. Niggeling -0% 94% Strikeout
t7 4-0 1 --- O NYY J. DiMaggio J. Niggeling -0% 94% Flyball: LF
t7 4-0 2 --- NYY C. Keller J. Niggeling 0% 94% Single to RF
t7 4-0 2 1-- O NYY J. Gordon J. Niggeling -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 4-5-6
b7 0-4 0 --- O SLB C. Laabs M. Breuer 2% 95% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 0-4 1 --- O SLB V. Stephens M. Breuer 1% 96% Strikeout
b7 0-4 2 --- SLB T. Criscola M. Breuer -1% 95% Single to CF
b7 0-4 2 1-- SLB M. Chartak M. Breuer -2% 94% Single to RF; Criscola to 2B
b7 0-4 2 12- R SLB R. Ferrell M. Breuer -5% 88% Single to LF; Criscola Scores; Chartak to 2B
Wally Judnich pinch hits for Johnny Niggeling (P) batting 9th
b7 1-4 2 12- R SLB W. Judnich M. Breuer -9% 80% Single to RF; Chartak Scores; Ferrell to 2B
Alan Strange pinch runs for Wally Judnich (PH) batting 9th
b7 2-4 2 12- O SLB D. Gutteridge M. Breuer 7% 87% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 2.
Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-2, Browns' George Caster facing 7-8-9
George Caster replaces Alan Strange (PR) pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-2 0 --- O NYY P. Rizzuto G. Caster -1% 86% Strikeout
t8 4-2 1 --- O NYY R. Hemsley G. Caster -1% 85% Strikeout
t8 4-2 2 --- O NYY M. Breuer G. Caster -1% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Browns Batting, Behind 2-4, Yankees' Marv Breuer facing 2-3-4
b8 2-4 0 --- SLB H. Clift M. Breuer -8% 76% Single
Johnny Murphy replaces Marv Breuer pitching and batting 9th
b8 2-4 0 1-- O SLB G. McQuinn J. Murphy 7% 83% Strikeout
b8 2-4 1 1-- O SLB C. Laabs J. Murphy 5% 89% Strikeout
b8 2-4 2 1-- O SLB V. Stephens J. Murphy 4% 93% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 2.
Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-2, Browns' George Caster facing 1-2-3
t9 4-2 0 --- O NYY F. Crosetti G. Caster -1% 92% Strikeout
t9 4-2 1 --- O NYY B. Hassett G. Caster -1% 92% Groundout: P-1B
t9 4-2 2 --- NYY T. Henrich G. Caster 0% 92% Walk
t9 4-2 2 1-- O NYY J. DiMaggio G. Caster -1% 91% Henrich Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Browns Batting, Behind 2-4, Yankees' Johnny Murphy facing 6-7-8
b9 2-4 0 --- O SLB T. Criscola J. Murphy 5% 96% Flyball: CF
b9 2-4 1 --- O SLB M. Chartak J. Murphy 3% 99% Flyball: RF
b9 2-4 2 --- O SLB R. Ferrell J. Murphy 1% 100% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Browns 2.

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