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April 16, 2008

George Pipgras Holds Red Sox to Five Hits In Yankees Third Straight Win

by @ 3:22 am. Filed under 1928 Yankees, 1928 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, George Pipgras, Johnny Grabowski, Lou Gehrig

April 16, 1928 at Fenway Park
Yankees 7, Red Sox 2  (3-0)

George Pipgras threw a solid game and he went the distance as the Yankees opened up their series in Boston with a win.  He gave up just two runs on five hits and four walks with six strikeouts in the win.

Lou Gehrig belted his second homer of the season.  Bob Meusel went two for four with a double, two RBIs and a run.  Johnny Grabowski went two for four with a triple and two runs.

April 13, 2008

Lou Gehrig Homers As Yankees Edge Athletics

by @ 6:22 pm. Filed under 1928 Yankees, 1928 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, Earle Combs, Lou Gehrig, Wilcy Moore

April 13, 1928 at Shibe Park
Yankees 8, Athletics 7  (2-0)

Lou Gehrig, Earle Combs and Bob Meusel all had solid games at the plate as the Yankees edged the Athletics 8-7.  Gehrig hit his first homer of the season in the win. He also tripled and scored twice.  Earle Combs went three for five with three runs while Meusel went three for four with two runs and two RBIs.

Wilcy Moore picked up the win for the Yankees.  He gave up five runs on ten hits and four walks with two strikeouts in seven innings of work.

April 30, 2007

Red Sox Come From Behind to Top Yankees

by @ 5:43 pm. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, Urban Shocker

April 30, 1927 at Fenway Park

Red Sox 3, Yankees 2  (9-5)

Urban Shocker was crusing along and had a nice 2-0 lead heading into the ninth before things fell apart.  Three runs later and the Yankees and Shocker had lost the game.  He gave up three runs on eight hits and one walk with one strikeout.

Bob Meusel was pretty much the Yankees offense.  He went two for four with a double and he scored both Yankee runs.

April 24, 2007

Babe Ruth Homers Again in Win Over Senators

by @ 5:28 pm. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, Cedric Durst, Urban Shocker

April 24, 1927 at Griffith Stadium

Yankees 6, Senators 2  (8-3)

Babe Ruth and Bob Meusel homered for the Yankees today while Cedric Durst drove in three with a bases loaded triple as the Yankees won yet again.  It was Ruth’s third homerun of the season and he finished the game with three hits.

Urban Shocker picked up the win.  He gave up two runs on eight hits and two walks with four strikeouts.

April 21, 2007

Lou Gehrig Powers Yankees to Blowout Win Over Athletics

by @ 5:19 pm. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, Earle Combs, Lou Gehrig, Tony Lazzeri, Waite Hoyt, Wilcy Moore

April 21, 1927 at Shibe Park

Yankees 13, Athletics 6  (7-2)

The Yankees ran up the score again behind the bat of Lou Gehrig.  The Iron Horse went two for five with a homerun, three runs.  Tony Lazzeri went yard with a three run shot while both Earle Combs and Bob Muesel had three hits and three runs.

Waite Hoyt had a tough time and he was bounced in the fifth inning.  Wilcy Moore did a nice job in relief and he picked up the win, giving up only one hit in 4 2/3 innings.

April 20, 2007

Urban Shocker Hit Hard in Yankees’ Second Straight Loss

by @ 8:02 am. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, Earle Combs, Lou Gehrig, Mark Koenig, Urban Shocker, Wilcy Moore

April 20, 1927 at Shibe Park

Athletics 8, Yankees 5  (6-2)

Urban Shocker was hit hard and he took the loss against the A’s.  He and Wilcy Moore combined to give up eight runs on twelve hits to the A’s. 

On offense, the Yankees got a bunch of hits but they were mostly by four players.  Lou Gehrig and Earle Combs each had three hits while Mark Koenig and Bob Meusel each had two.  The only other player with a hit was Grabowski, who had a lone single.

April 18, 2007

Dutch Reuther Throws Three Hit Shutout in Yankees Sixth Straight Win

by @ 6:22 pm. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Bob Meusel, Dutch Reuther, Lou Gehrig

April 18, 1927 at Yankee Stadium

Yankees 3, Red Sox 0  (6-0)

The Yankees improved to a perfect 6-0 behind the arm of Dutch Reuther.  The hurler gave up only three hits and three walks with three strikeouts in nine shutout innings.

Lou Gehrig  singled twice and he scored a run and Bob Meusel singled twice.

April 14, 2007

Yankees and Athletics Tie 9-9

by @ 10:46 am. Filed under 1927 Yankees, 1927 Yankees Diary - April, Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, Bob Shawkey, Mark Koenig, Wilcy Moore

April 14, 1927 at Yankee Stadium

Yankees 9, Athletics 9  (2-0)

The Yankees winless streak remained intact today when they played the Athletics to a 9-9 ten inning tie.  At the plate, Bob Meusel had three hits and three runs while both Mark Koenig and Babe Ruth had a hit and two runs a piece. 

Bob Shawkey was bounced out of the game after getting just one out in a three run first inning by the A’s.  Wilcy Moore was knocked around as well and he gave up the rest of the runs. 

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