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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
5
6
 
(14)
NYY
@BOS
2
1
 
(5)
CHW
@CLE
2
8
SLB
@DET
5
0
WSH
@PHA
3
4
 
(12)
WSH
@PHA
4
3
 
(8)
PHI
@BRO
0
9
PHI
@BRO
4
3
PIT
@CHC
3
7
BSN
@NYG
4
1
BSN
@NYG
7
3
CIN
@STL
6
9
Sunday, September 23, 1945,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 3:22
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
5
77-71
 Lost 1 
4th, 7½ GB
at Red Sox
6
71-80
 Won 1 
7th, 16 GB
W: Otey Clark (4-4)
L: Ken Holcombe (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13 14    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  2  0   0  1  0   0  1  1   0  0  0   0  0    5  9  0
Red Sox         0  0  0   2  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  0   0  1    6 11  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Snuffy Stirnweiss 2B 6 0 1 0 1 0 7 .305 .384 .471 .855 4 4
Bud Metheny RF 4 0 1 0 2 0 7 .251 .324 .343 .668 2 0 SH
Russ Derry CF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .220 .309 .411 .720 3 0
   Tuck Stainback CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255 .286 .343 .629 0 0
Charlie Keller LF 5 0 0 0 2 1 7 .291 .413 .527 .940 1 1
Nick Etten 1B 6 1 3 2 1 0 7 .283 .387 .430 .817 17 3
Oscar Grimes 3B 7 1 1 0 0 0 7 .260 .390 .352 .742 0 5
Frankie Crosetti SS 4 1 1 0 2 1 6 .238 .341 .294 .634 3 4
Bill Drescher C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .267 .313 .308 .621 4 0
   Don Savage 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .262 .241 .504
   Aaron Robinson C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273 .356 .474 .830 4 0
Spud Chandler P 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .375 .375 .375 .750 2 2
   Hersh Martin 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .267 .368 .392 .760
   Ken Holcombe P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .133 .133 .133 .267 0 1
Team Totals 48 5 9 5 11 3 60 .188 .339 .188 .526 40 20
SH: B Metheny (12).
TB: N Etten 3; S Chandler; B Drescher; O Grimes; B Metheny; F Crosetti; S Stirnweiss.
RBI: N Etten 2 (106); H Martin (53); B Drescher (14); S Chandler (4).
Team LOB: 13.

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Lake SS 6 0 2 1 1 2 7 .276 .409 .405 .815 4 3 2B
George Metkovich RF 6 1 3 2 0 0 6 .265 .336 .353 .690 2 0 2B,2·SB
Tom McBride CF 6 0 1 1 0 1 6 .302 .355 .386 .741 4 0
Bob Johnson LF 5 1 1 0 1 1 6 .281 .359 .427 .786 1 0
Skeeter Newsome 2B 6 0 1 0 0 0 6 .291 .324 .373 .697 6 6 SB
Dolph Camilli 1B 6 0 1 2 0 2 6 .212 .330 .288 .618 20 1
Jackie Tobin 3B 6 1 1 0 0 0 6 .248 .316 .285 .602 1 7
Red Steiner C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .197 .330 .211 .540 1 1
   Ty LaForest 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .291 .365 .657
   Billy Holm C 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .186 .323 .209 .532 3 0
Vic Johnson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .179 .179 .214 .393 0 2
   Pinky Woods P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214 .214 .333 .548 0 0
   Dave Ferriss 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .263 .365 .364 .729
   Pete Fox 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .296 .274 .570
   Randy Heflin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .088 .114 .088 .203 0 0
   Otey Clark P 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .136 .208 .136 .345 0 0 SH
Team Totals 49 6 11 6 5 7 55 .224 .296 .265 .562 42 20
2B: E Lake (25); G Metkovich (26).
SH: O Clark (3).
TB: G Metkovich 4; E Lake 3; D Camilli; B Johnson; S Newsome; J Tobin; T McBride; R Steiner.
RBI: D Camilli 2 (19); G Metkovich 2 (62); T McBride (47); E Lake (50).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Lake-D Camilli; J Tobin-S Newsome-D Camilli.
E: B Johnson (8); V Johnson (2).
Baserunning
SB: G Metkovich 2 (19); S Newsome (7).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Spud Chandler 7 8 5 5 2 3 0 6.55 30 42
Ken Holcombe, L (3-3) 6.1 3 1 1 3 4 0 1.79 25
Team Totals 13.1 11 6 6 5 7 0 4.05 55 42

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Johnson 4.1 6 3 3 3 0 0 3.74 20 36
Pinky Woods 2.2 0 0 0 3 1 0 4.11 10
Randy Heflin 0.2 1 1 1 2 0 0 3.73 5
Otey Clark, W (4-4) 6.1 2 1 0 3 2 0 2.44 25
Team Totals 14 9 5 4 11 3 0 2.57 60 36
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Pipgras, 1B - Red Jones, 2B - (none), 3B - Hal Weafer.
Time of Game: 3:22.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Boston Red Sox
1 Snuffy Stirnweiss 2B 1 Eddie Lake SS
2 Bud Metheny RF 2 George Metkovich RF
3 Russ Derry CF 3 Tom McBride CF
4 Charlie Keller LF 4 Bob Johnson LF
5 Nick Etten 1B 5 Skeeter Newsome 2B
6 Oscar Grimes 3B 6 Dolph Camilli 1B
7 Frankie Crosetti SS 7 Jackie Tobin 3B
8 Bill Drescher C 8 Red Steiner C
9 Spud Chandler P 9 Vic Johnson P

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