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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
8
4
NYY
@WSH
7
9
CHC
@CIN
3
1
PIT
@STL
1
0
Sunday, April 26, 1931,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 15,000, Time of Game: 2:32
Yankees
7
7-4
 Lost 2 
2nd, ½ GB
at Senators
9
6-5
 Won 1 
3rd, 1½ GB
W: Carl Fischer (1-0)
L: Hank Johnson (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  2  1   0  0  0   2  2  0    7 13  1
Senators        0  0  1   2  5  0   0  1  X    9 11  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .250 .345 .271 .616 3 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 2 2 1 1 5 .348 .434 .587 1.021 2 3 3B
Dusty Cooke RF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .353 .476 .471 .947 1 0
   Red Ruffing RF 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .214 .214 .500 .714 1 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .333 .451 .690 1.141 11 0 3B
Tony Lazzeri 3B 4 2 2 0 1 1 5 .190 .306 .262 .568 0 2 2B
Ben Chapman 2B 5 1 3 3 0 1 5 .302 .388 .395 .783 1 6 HR
Samuel Byrd LF 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .167 .444 .333 .778 0 0 2B
Cy Perkins C 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 5 1
Hank Johnson P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0
   Lefty Weinert P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Joe Sewell 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167
   George Pipgras P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Jimmie Reese 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
   Roy Sherid P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0
Team Totals 38 7 13 7 4 12 42 .342 .405 .605 1.010 24 13
2B: R Ruffing (1); T Lazzeri (3); S Byrd (1).
3B: L Lary (1); L Gehrig (2).
HR: B Chapman (1).
TB: B Chapman 6; L Lary 4; T Lazzeri 3; L Gehrig 3; R Ruffing 2; S Byrd 2; E Combs; J Sewell; J Reese.
RBI: B Chapman 3 (7); L Lary 2 (6); S Byrd (1); L Gehrig (13).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Chapman-L Lary-L Gehrig.
E: E Combs (1).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Myer 2B 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .283 .365 .370 .735 2 3 CS
Sam Rice RF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .271 .300 .333 .633 1 0
Heinie Manush LF 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .250 .327 .364 .690 2 0
Joe Cronin SS 2 1 1 1 1 1 4 .333 .417 .524 .940 1 1 3B,HBP
Joe Judge 1B 3 0 0 1 1 1 4 .256 .326 .308 .633 8 0
Harry Rice CF 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .238 .289 .429 .717 0 0
Ossie Bluege 3B 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .289 .357 .658 1.015 1 3 HR,2B
Roy Spencer C 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .400 .400 .525 .925 12 0 3B
   Pinky Hargrave C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Firpo Marberry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0
   Carl Fischer P 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 2 SH
   Bump Hadley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
Team Totals 33 9 11 7 4 5 39 .333 .421 .576 .997 27 9
2B: O Bluege (2).
3B: J Cronin (2); R Spencer (2).
HR: O Bluege (2).
SH: C Fischer (1).
HBP: J Cronin (1).
TB: O Bluege 6; R Spencer 4; J Cronin 3; H Manush 3; C Fischer; B Myer; S Rice.
RBI: B Myer 2 (8); J Cronin (9); O Bluege (13); J Judge (3); H Manush (7); H Rice (1).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: R Spencer (2).
Baserunning
CS: B Myer (3).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, L (0-1) 4.1 6 8 8 3 2 1 7.85 22 18
Lefty Weinert 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 6
George Pipgras 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 5
Roy Sherid 1 3 1 1 0 1 0 4.24 6
Team Totals 8 11 9 9 4 5 1 10.12 39 18

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Firpo Marberry 2 4 3 3 1 2 1 4.86 10 37
Carl Fischer, W (1-0) 6.2 9 4 4 3 10 0 2.84 31
Bump Hadley, S (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.66 1
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 4 12 1 7.00 42 37
Balks: None.
WP: H Johnson (1); L Weinert (1).
HBP: G Pipgras (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Roy Van Graflan, 2B - (none), 3B - Tommy Connolly.
Time of Game: 2:32.
Attendance: 15,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Washington Senators
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Buddy Myer 2B
2 Lyn Lary SS 2 Sam Rice RF
3 Dusty Cooke RF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Tony Lazzeri 3B 5 Joe Judge 1B
6 Ben Chapman 2B 6 Harry Rice CF
7 Samuel Byrd LF 7 Ossie Bluege 3B
8 Cy Perkins C 8 Roy Spencer C
9 Hank Johnson P 9 Firpo Marberry P

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