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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
2
4
CHW
@CLE
4
1
CHW
@CLE
3
15
SLB
@DET
13
9
PHA
@NYY
4
9
PHA
@NYY
3
10
BSN
@BRO
1
2
BSN
@BRO
4
3
 
(10)
CIN
@CHC
2
4
CIN
@CHC
2
4
NYG
@PHI
10
4
NYG
@PHI
4
2
PIT
@STL
9
4
PIT
@STL
1
2
Saturday, May 29, 1937,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 7,200, Time of Game: 1:53
Senators
2
14-20
 Lost 2 
7th, 8 GB
at Red Sox
4
15-13
 Won 5 
4th, 4 GB
W: Archie McKain (2-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    2  7  1
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  1  0   2  1  X    4  5  1

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ben Chapman CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .250 .384 .326 .710 1 0
Buddy Lewis 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .277 .310 .378 .688 0 4
Buddy Myer 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .327 .462 .462 .923 2 3 3B,CS
Fred Sington RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .250 .400 .300 .700 1 0
Al Simmons LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .242 .320 .409 .729 1 0 3B
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .268 .357 .435 .791 13 1
Cecil Travis SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .324 .395 .441 .836 1 4
Shanty Hogan C 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .143 .231 .171 .402 5 0 2B
Jimmie DeShong P 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .056 .227 .056 .283 0 1
   John Stone PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .331 .412 .500 .912
Team Totals 34 2 7 1 3 4 37 .206 .270 .353 .623 24 13
2B: S Hogan (1).
3B: B Myer (4); A Simmons (3).
TB: B Myer 4; A Simmons 3; F Sington 2; S Hogan 2; J Kuhel.
RBI: A Simmons (26).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: F Sington (1).
Baserunning
CS: B Myer (2).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buster Mills LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .300 .344 .467 .810 3 0
Fabian Gaffke RF 3 0 1 2 1 1 4 .267 .353 .467 .820 3 0
   Mel Almada RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .339 .368 .708 0 0
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .355 .414 .471 .885 2 0
Joe Cronin SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .392 .479 .539 1.018 3 2
Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .250 .351 .542 .893 9 1
Eric McNair 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .327 .360 .687 2 4 SH
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .279 .350 .396 .746 1 0
Gene Desautels C 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .361 .452 .389 .841 4 1 2B
Archie McKain P 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2 SH
   Dom Dallessandro PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .231 .302 .256 .559
   Jack Wilson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .200 .111 .311 0 0
Team Totals 28 4 5 4 6 4 36 .179 .324 .214 .538 27 10
2B: G Desautels (1).
SH: E McNair (2); A McKain (1).
TB: G Desautels 2; B Mills; D Cramer; P Higgins; F Gaffke.
RBI: F Gaffke 2 (14); B Mills (9); G Desautels (3).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: A McKain (1).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jimmie DeShong, L (4-4) 8 5 4 4 6 4 0 3.90 36 54
Team Totals 8 5 4 4 6 4 0 4.50 36 54

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Archie McKain, W (2-0) 7 7 2 1 3 1 0 2.84 31 55
Jack Wilson, S (1) 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.03 6
Team Totals 9 7 2 1 3 4 0 1.00 37 55
Balks: None.
WP: J DeShong (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: 7,200.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Boston Red Sox
1 Ben Chapman CF 1 Buster Mills LF
2 Buddy Lewis 3B 2 Fabian Gaffke RF
3 Buddy Myer 2B 3 Doc Cramer CF
4 Fred Sington RF 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Al Simmons LF 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Joe Kuhel 1B 6 Eric McNair 2B
7 Cecil Travis SS 7 Pinky Higgins 3B
8 Shanty Hogan C 8 Gene Desautels C
9 Jimmie DeShong P 9 Archie McKain P

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