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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
2
3
PHA
@BOS
3
1
SLB
@CHW
5
6
 
(10)
SLB
@CHW
5
4
CLE
@DET
2
1
CLE
@DET
2
4
NYY
@WSH
2
1
NYY
@WSH
3
2
PIT
@CIN
7
1
PIT
@CIN
1
4
BRO
@NYG
8
26
BRO
@NYG
5
4
 
(7)
BSN
@PHI
1
2
 
(14)
BSN
@PHI
2
2
CHC
@STL
0
5
CHC
@STL
5
7
Sunday, April 30, 1944,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:40
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Athletics
2
4-4
 Lost 2 
2nd, 3½ GB
at Red Sox
3
5-4
 Won 2 
4th, 4 GB
W: Tex Hughson (1-0)
L: Don Black (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  0    2  6  1
Red Sox         1  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  X    3  7  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jo-Jo White RF 3 0 0 0 1 2 .280 .966 3 0
Woody Wheaton CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .449 4 0
Bill Burgo LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .167 .405 0 0
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .782 6 2
Dick Siebert 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .258 .561 9 0
George Kell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .194 .419 0 2
Ed Busch SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 .290 .581 1 1
   Bobby Wilkins SS 2 2 1 0 0 0 .500 1.000 0 2
Irv Hall 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .766 1 0
Don Black P 3 0 2 2 0 0 .400 .800 0 4
Team Totals 33 2 6 2 1 4 .182 .388 24 11
TB: D Black 2; B Wilkins; B Burgo; E Busch; D Siebert.
RBI: D Black 2 (2).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: D Siebert (3).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Skeeter Newsome SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .190 .442 1 2 CS
George Metkovich 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .083 .417 10 0 2B
Ford Garrison RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .463 2 0
Bob Johnson LF 2 1 1 1 2 0 .214 .869 3 0 HR
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .289 .763 1 1
Jim Tabor 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 .270 .747 1 4 SB
Leon Culberson CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 .324 .807 3 0 SB
Bill Conroy C 3 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .542 6 0
Tex Hughson P 1 0 1 1 1 0 1.000 2.000 0 1 SH
Team Totals 29 3 7 2 4 5 .241 .713 27 8
2B: G Metkovich (1).
HR: B Johnson (1).
SH: T Hughson (1).
TB: B Johnson 4; G Metkovich 2; T Hughson; S Newsome; L Culberson; B Doerr; J Tabor.
RBI: B Johnson (4); T Hughson (1).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: F Garrison (1).
Baserunning
SB: L Culberson (2); J Tabor (3).
CS: S Newsome (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Don Black, L (1-1) 8 7 3 2 4 5 1 3.00 34 59
Team Totals 8 7 3 2 4 5 1 2.25 34 59

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tex Hughson, W (1-0) 9 6 2 1 1 4 0 1.00 34 72
Team Totals 9 6 2 1 1 4 0 1.00 34 72
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Jones.
Time of Game: 1:40.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Boston Red Sox
1 Jo-Jo White RF 1 Skeeter Newsome SS
2 Woody Wheaton CF 2 George Metkovich 1B
3 Bill Burgo LF 3 Ford Garrison RF
4 Frankie Hayes C 4 Bob Johnson LF
5 Dick Siebert 1B 5 Bobby Doerr 2B
6 George Kell 3B 6 Jim Tabor 3B
7 Ed Busch SS 7 Leon Culberson CF
8 Irv Hall 2B 8 Bill Conroy C
9 Don Black P 9 Tex Hughson P

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