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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
1
2
 
(13)
SLB
@BOS
6
7
 
(10)
CHW
@NYY
10
5
 
(10)
CHW
@NYY
4
10
DET
@PHA
7
0
DET
@PHA
3
4
CLE
@WSH
7
8
CLE
@WSH
7
6
 
(13)
PHI
@CHC
10
4
PHI
@CHC
2
8
NYG
@CIN
4
6
NYG
@CIN
0
0
 
(6)
BSN
@PIT
6
1
BSN
@PIT
0
4
BRO
@STL
0
7
BRO
@STL
1
0
Monday, May 31, 1943,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:53
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Browns
1
11-17
 Lost 3 
8th, 6½ GB
at Red Sox
2
16-19
 Won 3 
6th, 4 GB
W: Tex Hughson (4-2)
L: George Caster (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0   0    1  5  0
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0   1    2 13  1

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Floyd Baker SS 5 0 0 0 1 0 .211 .549 3 4
Harlond Clift 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 .210 .581 0 4
Chet Laabs CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 .255 .768 5 0
Mike Chartak RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 .276 .773 2 0 2B
Vern Stephens LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .373 .947 5 0 SH
George McQuinn 1B 4 0 2 0 1 1 .233 .672 13 0
Rick Ferrell C 3 0 0 0 2 0 .176 .539 8 1 GDP
Don Heffner 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 .100 .256 2 2 SH
Johnny Niggeling P 4 0 0 0 0 1 .056 .111 0 2 GDP
   George Caster P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 39 1 5 1 5 3 .128 .381 38 13
2B: M Chartak (7).
SH: V Stephens (1); D Heffner (2).
TB: M Chartak 3; G McQuinn 2; D Heffner.
GIDP: R Ferrell (1); J Niggeling (1).
RBI: D Heffner (2).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Heffner-F Baker-G McQuinn.

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Leon Culberson CF 6 1 3 0 1 0 .241 .713 2 0 2·2B
Pete Fox RF 6 0 3 0 1 0 .286 .718 4 0 2·SB
Bobby Doerr 2B 3 0 1 0 4 1 .259 .688 3 5 2B,SB
Al Simmons LF 7 0 2 1 0 3 .242 .599 5 1
Jim Tabor 3B 5 0 1 0 1 0 .198 .534 2 3
Tony Lupien 1B 6 1 1 0 0 0 .209 .578 16 1 SB
Eddie Lake SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 .235 .675 2 4
   Dee Miles 1 0 0 0 0 0 .156 .369
   Skeeter Newsome SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .333 0 0
Johnny Peacock C 4 0 0 0 1 0 .190 .462 4 1 SH
Tex Hughson P 6 0 0 1 0 3 .143 .393 1 3
Team Totals 49 2 13 2 8 7 .265 .695 39 18
2B: B Doerr (8); L Culberson 2 (5).
SH: J Peacock (1).
TB: L Culberson 5; P Fox 3; A Simmons 2; B Doerr 2; E Lake 2; T Lupien; J Tabor.
RBI: T Hughson (2); A Simmons (9).
Team LOB: 18.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Doerr-E Lake-T Lupien; J Tabor-B Doerr-T Lupien.
E: J Tabor (7).
Baserunning
SB: B Doerr (1); P Fox 2 (4); T Lupien (3).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Niggeling 10 8 1 1 6 5 0 1.89 44 71
George Caster, L (1-2) 2.2 5 1 1 2 2 0 1.77 14
Team Totals 12.2 13 2 2 8 7 0 1.42 58 71

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tex Hughson, W (4-2) 13 5 1 1 5 4 0 1.76 46 92
Team Totals 13 5 1 1 5 4 0 0.69 46 92
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Bill Grieve, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Browns         Boston Red Sox
1 Floyd Baker SS 1 Leon Culberson CF
2 Harlond Clift 3B 2 Pete Fox RF
3 Chet Laabs CF 3 Bobby Doerr 2B
4 Mike Chartak RF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Vern Stephens LF 5 Jim Tabor 3B
6 George McQuinn 1B 6 Tony Lupien 1B
7 Rick Ferrell C 7 Eddie Lake SS
8 Don Heffner 2B 8 Johnny Peacock C
9 Johnny Niggeling P 9 Tex Hughson P

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