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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
8
0
PHA
@BOS
3
6
DET
@CHW
8
3
CLE
@SLB
10
5
NYY
@WSH
7
0
NYY
@WSH
7
3
CHC
@CIN
3
4
 
(10)
BRO
@NYG
1
5
BRO
@NYG
1
10
BSN
@PHI
5
12
BSN
@PHI
4
6
STL
@PIT
5
8
Saturday, September 5, 1931,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:59
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
7
78-54
 Won 2 
3rd, 15½ GB
at Senators
3
78-53
 Lost 2 
2nd, 15 GB
W: Red Ruffing (14-13)
L: Lloyd Brown (13-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         3  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  4    7 13  1
Senators        0  0  0   1  0  0   2  0  0    3  7  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .269 .350 .388 .738 3 0
Joe Sewell 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 .291 .378 .380 .758 1 0 SH
Babe Ruth RF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .380 .501 .699 1.200 0 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 1 1 1 1 5 .355 .458 .690 1.149 9 0
Ben Chapman LF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .314 .399 .493 .892 2 0 SB
Lyn Lary SS 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 .282 .371 .423 .794 3 4
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 0 3 4 0 0 5 .261 .374 .373 .747 3 3
Arndt Jorgens C 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .269 .327 .323 .649 6 0 SH
Red Ruffing P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .319 .319 .500 .819 0 1 2B
Team Totals 36 7 13 7 6 2 44 .361 .452 .417 .869 27 8
2B: B Ruth (30); R Ruffing (8).
SH: J Sewell (13); A Jorgens (1).
TB: B Ruth 4; T Lazzeri 3; B Chapman 2; R Ruffing 2; S Byrd 2; L Lary; L Gehrig.
RBI: T Lazzeri 4 (69); L Gehrig (166); B Ruth (145); B Chapman (113).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: L Gehrig (13).
Baserunning
SB: B Chapman (56).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Myer 2B 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .292 .358 .411 .770 4 4
Sam Rice RF 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .295 .344 .369 .713 1 0
Heinie Manush LF 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .319 .362 .457 .818 5 1
Joe Cronin SS 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .317 .402 .509 .911 2 2
Sam West CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .332 .371 .486 .858 3 0
Ossie Bluege 3B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .276 .345 .396 .741 0 4
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .270 .337 .410 .747 8 0
Roy Spencer C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .268 .324 .327 .651 2 0
   Cliff Bolton C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .240 .269 .320 .589 1 0
Lloyd Brown P 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .160 .218 .222 .441 1 3
   Firpo Marberry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .233 .315 .548 0 0
   Joe Judge PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .282 .346 .324 .670
Team Totals 36 3 7 3 3 4 39 .194 .256 .194 .451 27 14
TB: J Cronin 2; B Myer 2; O Bluege; L Brown; S Rice.
RBI: H Manush (61); O Bluege (91); S Rice (29).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Cronin-B Myer-J Kuhel.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, W (14-13) 9 7 3 3 3 4 0 4.75 39 62
Team Totals 9 7 3 3 3 4 0 3.00 39 62

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lloyd Brown, L (13-12) 8.1 12 7 7 6 1 0 3.36 41 26
Firpo Marberry 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.41 3
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 6 2 0 7.00 44 26
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 1:59.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Washington Senators
1 Samuel Byrd CF 1 Buddy Myer 2B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 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 Lyn Lary SS 6 Ossie Bluege 3B
7 Tony Lazzeri 2B 7 Joe Kuhel 1B
8 Arndt Jorgens C 8 Roy Spencer C
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Lloyd Brown P

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