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Standings
PHA
@BOS
3
8
DET
@CLE
9
5
CHW
@SLB
10
5
NYY
@WSH
5
4
PIT
@CHC
5
10
STL
@CIN
2
3
 
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BSN
@NYG
7
4
BRO
@PHI
2
7
Saturday, July 3, 1937,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 4,500, Time of Game: 2:06
Athletics
3
20-41
 Lost 6 
8th, 20 GB
at Red Sox
8
33-26
 Won 2 
4th, 6 GB
L: Harry Kelley (7-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   1  1  1   0  0  0    3  8  0
Red Sox         5  0  2   0  0  1   0  0  X    8 16  0

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lou Finney 1B 4 0 0 1 1 1 5 .229 .253 .331 .584 -0.035 0.60 0.017 -0.052 -0.4 12 0
Wally Moses RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .321 .350 .546 .896 -0.047 0.54 0.017 -0.063 -1.1 1 0
Jack Rothrock CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .269 .349 .339 .688 -0.021 0.41 0.022 -0.043 -0.5 1 0 2B
Bob Johnson LF 3 1 1 0 2 1 5 .270 .405 .519 .924 0.006 0.43 0.028 -0.022 0.3 2 0 2B
Rusty Peters 3B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .246 .317 .325 .642 -0.043 0.53 0.018 -0.061 -0.8 0 7
Skeeter Newsome SS 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .241 .302 .287 .589 0.024 0.45 0.046 -0.022 0.6 2 4
Wayne Ambler 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .361 .324 .686 -0.056 0.53 0.000 -0.056 -1.3 5 3
Earle Brucker C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .228 .355 .293 .648 -0.029 0.42 0.006 -0.035 -0.5 1 2
Harry Kelley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .152 .176 .152 .328 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   George Turbeville P 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .417 .417 .583 1.000 0.027 0.38 0.048 -0.021 1.2 0 0 3B
Team Totals 34 3 8 3 7 3 41 .235 .366 .353 .719 -0.174 0.48 0.202 -0.375 -2.6 24 16
2B: J Rothrock (12, off F Ostermueller); B Johnson (10, off F Ostermueller).
3B: G Turbeville (1, off F Ostermueller).
TB: G Turbeville 4; B Johnson 2; J Rothrock 2; S Newsome 2; W Moses; E Brucker.
RBI: G Turbeville (2); S Newsome (13); L Finney (6).
2-out RBI: S Newsome; G Turbeville.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. S Newsome-W Ambler-L Finney; R Peters-W Ambler-L Finney.

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Buster Mills LF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .290 .349 .430 .779 0.021 0.34 0.046 -0.025 -0.4 5 1 CS,GDP
Doc Cramer CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .304 .357 .377 .734 0.053 0.44 0.076 -0.022 -0.5 3 0
Ben Chapman RF 3 2 2 1 2 0 5 .287 .406 .383 .789 0.094 0.28 0.099 -0.006 1.1 1 0 2B,2·SB,CS
Joe Cronin SS 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .326 .418 .480 .898 0.063 0.35 0.075 -0.012 0.9 1 4 2B
Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .262 .375 .537 .913 0.023 0.30 0.051 -0.028 1.0 10 1 3B
Pinky Higgins 3B 3 2 2 2 1 0 4 .310 .391 .434 .824 0.081 0.34 0.086 -0.005 2.0 3 0 3B,2B
Eric McNair 2B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .331 .378 .465 .843 0.027 0.37 0.042 -0.014 0.5 1 4 SB
Moe Berg C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .333 .405 .738 -0.021 0.23 0.003 -0.024 -1.4 3 0 GDP
Fritz Ostermueller P 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .333 .368 .444 .813 -0.015 0.18 0.004 -0.018 -0.2 0 0
Team Totals 36 8 16 8 5 1 41 .444 .512 .639 1.151 0.326 0.32 0.482 -0.154 3.0 27 10
2B: B Chapman (11, off H Kelley); J Cronin (15, off H Kelley); P Higgins (11, off G Turbeville).
3B: P Higgins (4, off H Kelley); J Foxx (2, off G Turbeville).
TB: P Higgins 5; J Foxx 4; J Cronin 3; B Chapman 3; B Mills 2; F Ostermueller 2; E McNair 2; M Berg; D Cramer.
GIDP: M Berg (); B Mills ().
RBI: P Higgins 2 (38); E McNair 2 (31); J Cronin 2 (48); B Chapman (24); J Foxx (57).
2-out RBI: J Foxx.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 7 for 12.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: B Mills (R Peters at 3rd base).
Baserunning
SB: E McNair (2, 2nd base off G Turbeville/E Brucker); B Chapman 2 (19, 3rd base off G Turbeville/E Brucker, 2nd base off G Turbeville/E Brucker).
CS: B Mills (2, 2nd base by G Turbeville/E Brucker); B Chapman (4, 2nd base by G Turbeville/E Brucker).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Harry Kelley, L (7-10) 0.1 5 5 5 0 0 0 5.53 6 21 -0.310 0.97 -4.4
George Turbeville 7.2 11 3 3 5 1 0 3.53 35 1 1 -0.017 0.22 1.4
Team Totals 8 16 8 8 5 1 0 9.00 41 21 1 1 -0.327 0.32 -3.0

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Fritz Ostermueller, W (2-4) 9 8 3 3 7 3 0 4.70 41 55 0.173 0.48 2.6
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 7 3 0 3.00 41 55 0.173 0.48 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 2:06.
Attendance: 4,500.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 75° F.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Boston Red Sox
1 Lou Finney 1B 1 Buster Mills LF
2 Wally Moses RF 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Jack Rothrock CF 3 Ben Chapman RF
4 Bob Johnson LF 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Rusty Peters 3B 5 Jimmie Foxx 1B
6 Skeeter Newsome SS 6 Pinky Higgins 3B
7 Wayne Ambler 2B 7 Eric McNair 2B
8 Earle Brucker C 8 Moe Berg C
9 Harry Kelley P 9 Fritz Ostermueller P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 1-3 R BOS B. Chapman H. Kelley 9% 75% Double to LF (Deep LF-CF); Cramer to 3B; Mills Scores
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS D. Cramer H. Kelley 8% 66% Single to RF; Mills to 3B
b1 1-0 0 -23 RR BOS J. Cronin H. Kelley 7% 82% Double to LF; Chapman Scores; Cramer Scores
b1 3-0 1 -2- R BOS P. Higgins H. Kelley 7% 86% Triple to RF; Cronin Scores
t1 0-0 2 12- O PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller 4% 55% Popfly: 1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O PHA L. Finney F. Ostermueller 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O PHA W. Moses F. Ostermueller 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- PHA J. Rothrock F. Ostermueller -2% 52% Double to RF
t1 0-0 2 -2- PHA B. Johnson F. Ostermueller -1% 51% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- O PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller 4% 55% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Harry Kelley facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS B. Mills H. Kelley 3% 59% Single to 2B/Bunt
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS D. Cramer H. Kelley 8% 66% Single to RF; Mills to 3B
b1 0-0 0 1-3 R BOS B. Chapman H. Kelley 9% 75% Double to LF (Deep LF-CF); Cramer to 3B; Mills Scores
b1 1-0 0 -23 RR BOS J. Cronin H. Kelley 7% 82% Double to LF; Chapman Scores; Cramer Scores
b1 3-0 0 -2- O BOS J. Foxx H. Kelley -2% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 3-0 1 -2- R BOS P. Higgins H. Kelley 7% 86% Triple to RF; Cronin Scores
George Turbeville replaces Harry Kelley pitching and batting 9th
b1 4-0 1 --3 R BOS E. McNair G. Turbeville 2% 89% Single to RF; Higgins Scores
b1 5-0 1 1-- BOS M. Berg G. Turbeville 1% 89% McNair Steals 2B
b1 5-0 1 -2- O BOS M. Berg G. Turbeville -1% 88% Strikeout Looking
b1 5-0 2 -2- O BOS F. Ostermueller G. Turbeville -1% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
5 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 5.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-5, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 6-7-8
t2 0-5 0 --- PHA S. Newsome F. Ostermueller -2% 84% Walk
t2 0-5 0 1-- O PHA W. Ambler F. Ostermueller 2% 87% Lineout: LF
t2 0-5 1 1-- O PHA E. Brucker F. Ostermueller 2% 88% Groundout: 2B-1B; Newsome to 2B
t2 0-5 2 -2- O PHA G. Turbeville F. Ostermueller 2% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 5.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-0, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 1-2-3
b2 5-0 0 --- BOS B. Mills G. Turbeville 1% 91% Single to CF
b2 5-0 0 1-- O BOS D. Cramer G. Turbeville -1% 90% Flyball: CF
b2 5-0 1 1-- O BOS B. Chapman G. Turbeville -1% 89% Mills Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b2 5-0 2 --- BOS B. Chapman G. Turbeville 0% 89% Single to LF
b2 5-0 2 1-- O BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville -1% 88% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 5.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-5, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 1-2-3
t3 0-5 0 --- O PHA L. Finney F. Ostermueller 2% 90% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-5 1 --- PHA W. Moses F. Ostermueller -2% 88% Single to CF
t3 0-5 1 1-- O PHA J. Rothrock F. Ostermueller 2% 90% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t3 0-5 2 1-- O PHA B. Johnson F. Ostermueller 1% 92% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 5.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-0, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 5-6-7
b3 5-0 0 --- BOS J. Foxx G. Turbeville 3% 94% Triple to CF
b3 5-0 0 --3 R BOS P. Higgins G. Turbeville 1% 96% Double to RF; Foxx Scores
b3 6-0 0 -2- R BOS E. McNair G. Turbeville 1% 97% Single to LF; Higgins Scores
b3 7-0 0 1-- OO BOS M. Berg G. Turbeville -1% 96% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b3 7-0 2 --- BOS F. Ostermueller G. Turbeville 0% 96% Single to SS (Deep SS)
b3 7-0 2 1-- BOS B. Mills G. Turbeville 0% 96% Walk; Ostermueller to 2B
b3 7-0 2 12- O BOS D. Cramer G. Turbeville -1% 96% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-7, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 5-6-7
t4 0-7 0 --- PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller -1% 94% Walk
t4 0-7 0 1-- O PHA S. Newsome F. Ostermueller 1% 96% Flyball: LF
t4 0-7 1 1-- O PHA W. Ambler F. Ostermueller 1% 97% Flyball: LF
t4 0-7 2 1-- PHA E. Brucker F. Ostermueller -1% 96% Single to RF; Peters to 2B
t4 0-7 2 12- R PHA G. Turbeville F. Ostermueller -2% 94% Single to LF; Brucker to 2B; Peters Scores
t4 1-7 2 12- PHA L. Finney F. Ostermueller -2% 92% Walk; Brucker to 3B; Turbeville to 2B
t4 1-7 2 123 O PHA W. Moses F. Ostermueller 4% 96% Popfly: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 7.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 7-1, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 3-4-5
b4 7-1 0 --- O BOS B. Chapman G. Turbeville -0% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 7-1 1 --- O BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville -0% 95% Flyball: 2B
b4 7-1 2 --- O BOS J. Foxx G. Turbeville -0% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-7, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 3-4-5
t5 1-7 0 --- O PHA J. Rothrock F. Ostermueller 1% 96% Flyball: LF
t5 1-7 1 --- PHA B. Johnson F. Ostermueller -1% 94% Double to LF
t5 1-7 1 -2- O PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller 1% 96% Groundout: SS-1B; Johnson to 3B
t5 1-7 2 --3 R PHA S. Newsome F. Ostermueller -2% 94% Single to CF; Johnson Scores
t5 2-7 2 1-- O PHA W. Ambler F. Ostermueller 1% 95% Popfly: 1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 7-2, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 6-7-8
b5 7-2 0 --- O BOS P. Higgins G. Turbeville -0% 94% Flyball: RF
b5 7-2 1 --- O BOS E. McNair G. Turbeville -0% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 7-2 2 --- BOS M. Berg G. Turbeville 0% 94% Single to CF
b5 7-2 2 1-- O BOS F. Ostermueller G. Turbeville -1% 94% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-7, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 8-9-1
t6 2-7 0 --- O PHA E. Brucker F. Ostermueller 1% 95% Strikeout Looking
t6 2-7 1 --- PHA G. Turbeville F. Ostermueller -3% 93% Triple to CF
t6 2-7 1 --3 RO PHA L. Finney F. Ostermueller 1% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B; Turbeville Scores
t6 3-7 2 --- O PHA W. Moses F. Ostermueller 1% 94% Flyball: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 7.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 7-3, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 1-2-3
b6 7-3 0 --- O BOS B. Mills G. Turbeville -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 7-3 1 --- O BOS D. Cramer G. Turbeville -0% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 7-3 2 --- BOS B. Chapman G. Turbeville 0% 93% Walk
b6 7-3 2 1-- BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville 0% 93% Chapman Steals 2B
b6 7-3 2 -2- BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville 0% 94% Walk, Chapman Steals 3B
b6 7-3 2 1-3 R BOS J. Foxx G. Turbeville 3% 96% Single to SS; Cronin to 2B; Chapman Scores
b6 8-3 2 12- BOS P. Higgins G. Turbeville 0% 97% Walk; Cronin to 3B; Foxx to 2B
b6 8-3 2 123 O BOS E. McNair G. Turbeville -1% 96% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-8, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 3-4-5
t7 3-8 0 --- O PHA J. Rothrock F. Ostermueller 1% 97% Lineout: CF
t7 3-8 1 --- O PHA B. Johnson F. Ostermueller 1% 98% Popfly: 3B
t7 3-8 2 --- PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller -1% 97% Walk
t7 3-8 2 1-- O PHA S. Newsome F. Ostermueller 1% 98% Single to LF; Peters out at 3B/LF-3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 8-3, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 8-9-1
b7 8-3 0 --- O BOS M. Berg G. Turbeville -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 8-3 1 --- BOS F. Ostermueller G. Turbeville 0% 98% Single to CF (LF-CF)
b7 8-3 1 1-- OO BOS B. Mills G. Turbeville -1% 98% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-8, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 7-8-9
t8 3-8 0 --- O PHA W. Ambler F. Ostermueller 1% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 3-8 1 --- O PHA E. Brucker F. Ostermueller 1% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 3-8 2 --- O PHA G. Turbeville F. Ostermueller 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 8-3, Athletics' George Turbeville facing 2-3-4
b8 8-3 0 --- O BOS D. Cramer G. Turbeville -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 8-3 1 --- BOS B. Chapman G. Turbeville 0% 99% Walk
b8 8-3 1 1-- O BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville -0% 99% Chapman Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b8 8-3 2 --- BOS J. Cronin G. Turbeville 0% 99% Single to LF
b8 8-3 2 1-- O BOS J. Foxx G. Turbeville -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-8, Red Sox' Fritz Ostermueller facing 1-2-3
t9 3-8 0 --- O PHA L. Finney F. Ostermueller 1% 100% Flyball: LF
t9 3-8 1 --- O PHA W. Moses F. Ostermueller 0% 100% Popfly: 2B
t9 3-8 2 --- PHA J. Rothrock F. Ostermueller -0% 100% Walk
t9 3-8 2 1-- PHA B. Johnson F. Ostermueller -0% 100% Walk; Rothrock to 2B
t9 3-8 2 12- O PHA R. Peters F. Ostermueller 0% 100% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 3, Red Sox 8.

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