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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
5
0
 
(12)
PHA
@BOS
5
6
NYY
@WSH
2
3
NYY
@WSH
9
8
BRO
@NYG
5
2
 
(10)
BRO
@NYG
18
8
BSN
@PHI
0
10
BSN
@PHI
2
12
CHC
@PIT
9
2
CHC
@PIT
6
5
CIN
@STL
4
12
CIN
@STL
4
5
Saturday, May 30, 1931,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 25,000, Time of Game: 2:04
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
2
20-16
 Lost 3 
3rd, 6½ GB
at Senators
3
24-14
 Won 4 
2nd, 4½ GB
W: Sad Sam Jones (5-1)
L: Herb Pennock (3-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  1    2 10  1
Senators        0  0  0   1  0  1   0  1  X    3  9  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .339 .395 .437 .832 4 0
Jimmie Reese 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .292 .341 .400 .741 6 3
   Samuel Byrd 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .417 .429 .845
Babe Ruth RF 4 0 2 1 1 1 5 .404 .546 .758 1.304 0 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .300 .456 .543 .998 11 1
Ben Chapman LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .314 .370 .459 .829 1 0
Joe Sewell 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .207 .324 .276 .599 0 4 2B
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .322 .421 .500 .921 1 5 2B
Cy Perkins C 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .154 .000 .154 1 1 HBP
   Bill Dickey 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .295 .354 .356 .710
   Arndt Jorgens C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0
Herb Pennock P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .059 .158 .059 .217 0 1
   Tony Lazzeri 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .228 .367 .309 .676 HR
Team Totals 38 2 10 2 1 7 40 .263 .300 .421 .721 24 15
2B: B Ruth (9); J Sewell (2); L Lary (8).
HR: T Lazzeri (1).
HBP: C Perkins (1).
TB: T Lazzeri 4; B Ruth 3; J Sewell 3; E Combs 2; L Lary 2; L Gehrig; J Reese.
RBI: T Lazzeri (19); B Ruth (27).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Reese-L Gehrig; L Lary-J Reese-L Gehrig.
E: B Ruth (3).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Myer 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .307 .382 .407 .789 1 4 SH
Sam Rice RF 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .290 .338 .370 .707 1 0
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .311 .354 .470 .824 3 0
Joe Cronin SS 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .352 .422 .606 1.028 4 1 HR
Sam West CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .345 .366 .496 .862 2 0 CS
Ossie Bluege 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .295 .372 .525 .897 0 2
Joe Kuhel 1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .301 .348 .434 .782 10 0 2B
Roy Spencer C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .325 .383 .427 .810 6 0
Sad Sam Jones P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .200 .333 .250 .583 0 0
   Carl Fischer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .190 .333 0 0
Team Totals 29 3 9 3 1 1 31 .310 .333 .448 .782 27 7
2B: J Kuhel (6).
HR: J Cronin (6).
SH: B Myer (2).
TB: J Cronin 5; J Kuhel 2; R Spencer; S Jones; H Manush; B Myer; S Rice; S West.
RBI: J Cronin 2 (45); S Rice (13).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: J Cronin (12).
Baserunning
CS: S West (4).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock, L (3-2) 8 9 3 3 1 1 1 4.08 31 52
Team Totals 8 9 3 3 1 1 1 3.38 31 52

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sad Sam Jones, W (5-1) 8 10 2 2 1 5 1 3.09 37 58
Carl Fischer, S (1) 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.03 3
Team Totals 9 10 2 2 1 7 1 2.00 40 58
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Jones (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: 25,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Washington Senators
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Buddy Myer 2B
2 Jimmie Reese 2B 2 Sam Rice RF
3 Babe Ruth RF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Ben Chapman LF 5 Sam West CF
6 Joe Sewell 3B 6 Ossie Bluege 3B
7 Lyn Lary SS 7 Joe Kuhel 1B
8 Cy Perkins C 8 Roy Spencer C
9 Herb Pennock P 9 Sad Sam Jones P

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