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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
5
6
WSH
@BOS
4
5
CLE
@CHW
7
5
CLE
@CHW
1
3
PHA
@NYY
3
4
PHA
@NYY
3
2
 
(10)
DET
@SLB
6
7
 
(11)
DET
@SLB
10
1
 
(7)
BSN
@BRO
2
9
BSN
@BRO
7
2
CHC
@CIN
4
7
CHC
@CIN
6
7
NYG
@PHI
4
7
NYG
@PHI
7
3
STL
@PIT
1
0
STL
@PIT
0
2
Sunday, June 30, 1940,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Senators
5
27-40
 Lost 1 
7th, 15½ GB
at Red Sox
6
35-26
 Won 1 
3rd, 3½ GB
W: Lefty Grove (4-2)
L: Willis Hudlin (3-3)
S: Joe Heving (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        2  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  2    5 13  1
Red Sox         0  4  2   0  0  0   0  0  X    6  6  2

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Case CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .294 .356 .387 .743 1 0 2B
Buddy Lewis RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .311 .396 .448 .844 3 0
   Johnny Welaj RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259 .321 .364 .684 1 0
Gee Walker LF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .310 .331 .451 .782 0 0 HR
Zeke Bonura 1B 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .302 .374 .413 .787 8 0 2·2B,GDP
Cecil Travis 3B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .325 .386 .448 .834 1 2
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .267 .287 .424 .711 1 1
Jimmy Pofahl SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .229 .297 .347 .645 2 3
   Jake Early PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .421 .465 .886
Rick Ferrell C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .243 .327 .287 .614 7 0
Willis Hudlin P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .176 .125 .301 0 0
   Al Evans PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .313 .450 .438 .888
   Rene Monteagudo P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .077 .077 .077 .154 0 0
Team Totals 40 5 13 4 3 4 43 .325 .372 .475 .847 24 6
2B: G Case (12); Z Bonura 2 (13).
HR: G Walker (6).
TB: G Walker 6; Z Bonura 5; J Bloodworth 2; G Case 2; C Travis 2; B Lewis; J Pofahl.
GIDP: Z Bonura (4).
RBI: C Travis 2 (25); Z Bonura (41); G Walker (52).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: J Pofahl (9).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .363 .392 .538 .929 2 0 2B
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .317 .358 .399 .756 5 0
Ted Williams LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .330 .434 .580 1.014 2 0 SB
   Dom DiMaggio LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .370 .417 .787 1 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 2 2 0 1 1 4 .305 .413 .597 1.010 8 0 2B
Jim Tabor 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .282 .344 .527 .872 1 4 3B
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 2 1 2 0 1 4 .257 .295 .412 .707 3 2 HR
Joe Cronin SS 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .231 .336 .385 .721 1 6 HR
Gene Desautels C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .201 .313 .253 .566 4 0
Lefty Grove P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .160 .222 .280 .502 0 1
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 0
Team Totals 31 6 6 5 3 6 34 .194 .265 .516 .781 27 13
2B: L Finney (16); J Foxx (13).
3B: J Tabor (3).
HR: B Doerr (5); J Cronin (7).
TB: J Cronin 4; B Doerr 4; J Tabor 3; J Foxx 3; L Finney 2.
RBI: B Doerr 2 (38); J Cronin 2 (40); J Tabor (31).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Tabor-B Doerr-J Foxx.
E: B Doerr (11); L Grove (2).
Baserunning
SB: T Williams (1).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Willis Hudlin, L (3-3) 3 6 6 5 0 0 2 6.23 16 25
Rene Monteagudo 5 0 0 0 3 6 0 6.44 18
Team Totals 8 6 6 5 3 6 2 5.62 34 25

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (4-2) 8.2 13 5 4 3 3 1 4.50 42 40
Joe Heving, S (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.57 1
Team Totals 9 13 5 4 3 4 1 4.00 43 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
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 Gee Walker LF 3 Ted Williams LF
4 Zeke Bonura 1B 4 Jimmie Foxx 1B
5 Cecil Travis 3B 5 Jim Tabor 3B
6 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 6 Bobby Doerr 2B
7 Jimmy Pofahl SS 7 Joe Cronin SS
8 Rick Ferrell C 8 Gene Desautels C
9 Willis Hudlin P 9 Lefty Grove P

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