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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
9
6
DET
@CHW
2
1
PHA
@NYY
4
9
CLE
@SLB
6
4
BSN
@BRO
6
8
NYG
@PHI
5
2
CHC
@PIT
9
4
Wednesday, April 24, 1940,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 2,700, Time of Game: 2:28
Senators
9
1-4
 Won 1 
7th, 3 GB
at Red Sox
6
4-2
 Lost 1 
2nd, ½ GB
L: Herb Hash (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  0   0  4  1   0  4  0    9 12  1
Red Sox         0  0  0   3  3  0   0  0  0    6  6  2

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Case CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .143 .182 .190 .372 3 0
Buddy Lewis RF 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 GDP
Jimmy Wasdell 1B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .048 .091 .048 .139 7 0
Gee Walker LF 4 2 2 0 1 1 5 .222 .300 .333 .633 4 0
Cecil Travis 3B 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .471 .550 .588 1.138 1 0 2B
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 5 1 2 3 0 0 5 .353 .421 .588 1.009 0 4 HR,GDP
Jimmy Pofahl SS 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .250 .333 .313 .646 3 1
Al Evans C 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .500 .500 .750 1.250 7 0 2B
   Jake Early C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0
Joe Haynes P 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 SH
   Sid Hudson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Charlie Gelbert 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Walt Masterson P 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1.000 0 1
Team Totals 37 9 12 5 4 2 42 .324 .390 .459 .850 27 7
2B: C Travis (2); A Evans (1).
HR: J Bloodworth (1).
SH: J Haynes (1).
TB: J Bloodworth 5; C Travis 4; A Evans 3; J Pofahl 2; G Walker 2; B Lewis.
GIDP: J Bloodworth (2); B Lewis (1).
RBI: J Bloodworth 3 (4); B Lewis 2 (2).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: J Pofahl (4).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .417 .583 5 1
Doc Cramer CF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .280 .333 .320 .653 3 0
Ted Williams LF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .250 .444 .450 .894 3 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 2 2 1 1 1 4 .368 .520 .895 1.415 8 2 2·SB
Joe Cronin SS 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 .190 .320 .286 .606 2 3
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 1 2 5 0 1 4 .292 .320 .667 .987 1 2 HR,3B
Jim Tabor 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .043 .083 .043 .127 1 1 SB
Gene Desautels C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .267 .389 .267 .656 3 0
Lefty Grove P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 2
   Herb Hash P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0
   Fritz Ostermueller P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 34 6 6 6 5 7 39 .176 .282 .324 .606 27 11
3B: B Doerr (2).
HR: B Doerr (1).
TB: B Doerr 7; J Foxx 2; D Cramer; L Finney.
RBI: B Doerr 5 (8); J Foxx (8).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Tabor-B Doerr-J Foxx; J Foxx-J Cronin-J Foxx.
E: L Grove (1); J Tabor (4).
Baserunning
SB: J Foxx 2 (2); J Tabor (1).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Haynes 4.1 4 6 6 4 2 1 12.46 22 29
Sid Hudson 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.27 3
Walt Masterson, W (1-0) 4 1 0 0 1 5 0 0.00 14
Team Totals 9 6 6 6 5 7 1 6.00 39 29

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove 6 9 5 3 1 1 1 1.80 26 38
Herb Hash, L (0-1) 1.1 2 3 1 2 0 0 2.70 8
Joe Heving 0.1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4.50 4
Fritz Ostermueller 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 4
Team Totals 9 12 9 4 4 2 1 4.00 42 38
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Pipgras, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - (none), 3B - John Quinn.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: 2,700.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Boston Red Sox
1 George Case CF 1 Lou Finney RF
2 Buddy Lewis RF 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Jimmy Wasdell 1B 3 Ted Williams LF
4 Gee Walker LF 4 Jimmie Foxx 1B
5 Cecil Travis 3B 5 Joe Cronin SS
6 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 6 Bobby Doerr 2B
7 Jimmy Pofahl SS 7 Jim Tabor 3B
8 Al Evans C 8 Gene Desautels C
9 Joe Haynes P 9 Lefty Grove P

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