Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Box Scores > 1931 > Sep 6, 1931, Yankees at Senators Play by Play and Box Score

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
5
3
DET
@CHW
1
4
CLE
@SLB
7
5
CLE
@SLB
13
2
NYY
@WSH
1
4
PHI
@BRO
8
4
PHI
@BRO
2
7
PIT
@CHC
5
4
STL
@CIN
3
0
STL
@CIN
7
0
BSN
@NYG
5
0
Sunday, September 6, 1931,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 12,000, Time of Game: 1:39
Yankees
1
78-55
 Lost 1 
3rd, 16½ GB
at Senators
4
79-53
 Won 1 
2nd, 15 GB
W: General Crowder (14-10)
L: Herb Pennock (8-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  6  2
Senators        1  0  0   0  2  1   0  0  X    4 10  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .319 .834 1 0 3B
Joe Sewell 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 .291 .755 1 5
Babe Ruth RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .376 1.191 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .352 1.141 10 1
Ben Chapman LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .314 .890 1 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .788 4 3
Bill Dickey C 4 0 3 0 0 0 .321 .779 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .742 3 3
Herb Pennock P 1 0 0 0 1 0 .127 .389 0 1
   Samuel Byrd 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .734
   George Pipgras P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .029 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 6 1 1 0 .182 .448 24 13
3B: E Combs (13).
TB: E Combs 3; B Dickey 3; B Chapman; J Sewell.
RBI: J Sewell (51).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Sewell-L Gehrig.
E: G Pipgras (2); L Lary (45).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Buddy Myer 2B 4 2 2 0 0 0 .294 .775 2 6 3B,SH
Sam Rice CF 4 1 1 1 1 0 .295 .712 2 0
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 2 2 1 0 .320 .822 3 0 2B
Joe Cronin SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 .315 .905 2 1
Dave Harris RF 2 0 1 1 2 0 .346 1.032 4 0 2B
Ossie Bluege 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 .273 .735 1 1
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .272 .749 12 0 SB
Roy Spencer C 4 0 2 0 0 0 .271 .654 1 0
General Crowder P 3 0 0 0 1 0 .197 .427 0 1
Team Totals 33 4 10 4 6 3 .303 .834 27 9
2B: H Manush (40); D Harris (13).
3B: B Myer (10).
SH: B Myer (8).
TB: B Myer 4; H Manush 3; D Harris 2; J Kuhel 2; R Spencer 2; S Rice.
RBI: H Manush 2 (63); S Rice (30); D Harris (42).
Team LOB: 12.
Baserunning
SB: J Kuhel (7).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock, L (8-6) 7 9 4 4 5 2 0 4.44 34 40
George Pipgras 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.23 6
Team Totals 8 10 4 4 6 3 0 4.50 40 40

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
General Crowder, W (14-10) 9 6 1 1 1 0 0 4.27 34 70
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 1 0 0 1.00 34 70
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Bick Campbell.
Time of Game: 1:39.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Washington Senators
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Buddy Myer 2B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Sam Rice CF
3 Babe Ruth RF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Ben Chapman LF 5 Dave Harris RF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Ossie Bluege 3B
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Joe Kuhel 1B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Roy Spencer C
9 Herb Pennock P 9 General Crowder P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:WS1193109060

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.