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CHW
@BOS
2
6
CLE
@NYY
2
3
SLB
@PHA
4
5
 
(10)
DET
@WSH
7
5
 
(10)
BSN
@CHC
5
4
BRO
@CIN
2
0
PHI
@PIT
9
2
PHI
@PIT
11
7
NYG
@STL
4
5
 
(12)
NYG
@STL
6
7
Saturday, August 28, 1948,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 10,380, Time of Game: 2:10
White Sox
2
40-80
 Lost 4 
8th, 33½ GB
at Red Sox
6
74-47
 Won 3 
1st
W: Ellis Kinder (6-7)
L: Bill Wight (8-15)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    2  7  0
Red Sox         2  1  0   1  1  1   0  0  X    6 13  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Floyd Baker 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .221 .374 .267 .641 -0.023 0.72 0.057 -0.080 0.1 2 1 CS
Tony Lupien 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .256 .339 .333 .672 -0.046 0.55 0.006 -0.052 0.2 6 0
Luke Appling SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .319 .421 .355 .776 -0.016 0.38 0.018 -0.034 -0.3 2 4 GDP
Pat Seerey LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .232 .348 .416 .763 -0.047 0.84 0.000 -0.047 -0.5 1 0
   Taffy Wright PH-RF 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .270 .323 .366 .690 0.012 0.32 0.019 -0.006 0.7 0 0
Dave Philley CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .272 .342 .363 .705 0.005 0.64 0.044 -0.038 0.0 2 0
Ralph Hodgin RF-LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .301 .351 .368 .720 -0.063 0.64 0.000 -0.063 -1.1 2 1
Cass Michaels 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .240 .341 .320 .661 -0.058 0.57 0.000 -0.058 -1.0 2 4
Ralph Weigel C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .236 .296 .302 .598 0.019 0.37 0.037 -0.018 -0.2 7 0 2B
Bill Wight P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .086 .145 .086 .231 -0.067 1.11 0.000 -0.067 -0.8 0 1
   Glen Moulder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .333 .400 .733 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Don Kolloway PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252 .280 .331 .612 -0.002 0.09 0.000 -0.002 -0.2
   Joe Haynes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128 .171 .154 .325 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 2 3 35 .212 .257 .242 .500 -0.286 0.58 0.181 -0.465 -3.0 24 11
2B: R Weigel (5, off E Kinder).
TB: R Weigel 2; L Appling 2; T Wright; F Baker; D Philley; T Lupien.
GIDP: L Appling (13).
RBI: T Lupien (47); T Wright (47).
2-out RBI: T Wright; T Lupien.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Michaels-L Appling-T Lupien.
Outfield Assists: R Hodgin (J Pesky at 3rd base).
Baserunning
CS: F Baker (7, 2nd base by E Kinder/B Tebbetts).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dom DiMaggio CF 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .277 .380 .391 .771 0.061 0.42 0.069 -0.008 0.5 3 0
Johnny Pesky 3B 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .295 .407 .387 .794 0.085 0.58 0.106 -0.021 0.5 1 3 2B
Ted Williams LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .371 .501 .637 1.138 0.029 0.69 0.078 -0.049 -0.1 3 0
Vern Stephens SS 4 1 4 2 0 0 4 .289 .368 .514 .882 0.181 0.71 0.181 0.000 3.0 3 3 2·2B
Bobby Doerr 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .285 .390 .507 .896 0.023 0.56 0.060 -0.037 1.1 4 3 2B
Stan Spence RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .224 .346 .372 .718 -0.033 0.52 0.018 -0.052 -1.0 2 0
Billy Goodman 1B 3 1 1 0 1 2 4 .297 .393 .378 .771 -0.018 0.64 0.033 -0.052 -0.2 7 0
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .283 .377 .374 .751 -0.070 0.80 0.034 -0.104 -1.0 4 1 2B,GDP
Ellis Kinder P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .111 .200 .111 .311 -0.045 0.41 0.000 -0.045 -1.1 0 1
Team Totals 35 6 13 5 4 7 39 .371 .436 .514 .950 0.213 0.59 0.579 -0.368 1.5 27 11
2B: V Stephens 2 (20, 1 off G Moulder, 1 off B Wight); B Tebbetts (19, off B Wight); J Pesky (20, off G Moulder); B Doerr (18, off G Moulder).
TB: V Stephens 6; J Pesky 3; D DiMaggio 2; B Tebbetts 2; B Doerr 2; S Spence; B Goodman; T Williams.
GIDP: B Tebbetts (14).
RBI: V Stephens 2 (117); B Tebbetts (49); B Doerr (94); T Williams (99).
2-out RBI: B Doerr; V Stephens.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 15.
Fielding
DP: 1. V Stephens-B Doerr-B Goodman.
E: B Goodman (8).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Wight, L (8-15) 5 10 5 5 4 4 0 4.66 28 27 -0.209 0.82 -2.2
Glen Moulder 2 3 1 1 0 3 0 5.86 8 0 0 -0.008 0.06 0.1
Joe Haynes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.74 3 0 0 0.004 0.05 0.6
Team Totals 8 13 6 6 4 7 0 6.75 39 27 0 0 -0.213 0.59 -1.5

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ellis Kinder, W (6-7) 9 7 2 0 2 3 0 4.10 35 70 0.286 0.58 3.0
Team Totals 9 7 2 0 2 3 0 0.00 35 70 0.286 0.58 3.0
Balks: None.
WP: G Moulder (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Joe Paparella, 2B - (none), 3B - Cal Hubbard.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 10,380.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 100° F.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Boston Red Sox
1 Floyd Baker 3B 1 Dom DiMaggio CF
2 Tony Lupien 1B 2 Johnny Pesky 3B
3 Luke Appling SS 3 Ted Williams LF
4 Pat Seerey LF 4 Vern Stephens SS
5 Dave Philley CF 5 Bobby Doerr 2B
6 Ralph Hodgin RF 6 Stan Spence RF
7 Cass Michaels 2B 7 Billy Goodman 1B
8 Ralph Weigel C 8 Birdie Tebbetts C
9 Bill Wight P 9 Ellis Kinder P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS J. Pesky B. Wight 8% 67% Single to RF; DiMaggio to 3B
b1 0-0 0 1-3 R BOS T. Williams B. Wight 8% 74% Single (CF-RF); Pesky to 3B; DiMaggio Scores
b2 2-0 2 12- R BOS V. Stephens B. Wight 7% 81% Single to LF; Pesky to 2B; DiMaggio Scores
b4 3-0 2 1-- R BOS V. Stephens B. Wight 6% 90% Double to LF; Pesky Scores/No RBI
t2 0-2 2 -23 O CHW B. Wight E. Kinder 6% 74% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHW F. Baker E. Kinder -3% 47% Single
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CHW T. Lupien E. Kinder 6% 52% Baker Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien E. Kinder 2% 54% Lineout: 1B
t1 0-0 2 --- CHW L. Appling E. Kinder -1% 53% Single
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CHW P. Seerey E. Kinder 2% 55% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS D. DiMaggio B. Wight 3% 58% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS J. Pesky B. Wight 8% 67% Single to RF; DiMaggio to 3B
b1 0-0 0 1-3 R BOS T. Williams B. Wight 8% 74% Single (CF-RF); Pesky to 3B; DiMaggio Scores
b1 1-0 0 1-3 R BOS V. Stephens B. Wight 4% 79% Single to CF; Williams to 2B; Pesky Scores
b1 2-0 0 12- BOS B. Doerr B. Wight 5% 83% Walk; Williams to 3B; Stephens to 2B
b1 2-0 0 123 O BOS S. Spence B. Wight -4% 79% Strikeout Looking
b1 2-0 1 123 O BOS B. Goodman B. Wight -5% 74% Strikeout Looking
b1 2-0 2 123 O BOS B. Tebbetts B. Wight -5% 69% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 5-6-7
t2 0-2 0 --- CHW D. Philley E. Kinder -4% 65% Single
t2 0-2 0 1-- O CHW R. Hodgin E. Kinder 4% 69% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t2 0-2 1 1-- O CHW C. Michaels E. Kinder 3% 72% Flyball: RF
t2 0-2 2 1-- CHW R. Weigel E. Kinder -4% 68% Double; Hodgin to 3B
t2 0-2 2 -23 O CHW B. Wight E. Kinder 6% 74% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 9-1-2
b2 2-0 0 --- O BOS E. Kinder B. Wight -2% 72% Strikeout
b2 2-0 1 --- BOS D. DiMaggio B. Wight 2% 74% Single
b2 2-0 1 1-- BOS J. Pesky B. Wight 2% 77% Walk; DiMaggio to 2B
b2 2-0 1 12- O BOS T. Williams B. Wight -3% 73% Lineout: RF
b2 2-0 2 12- R BOS V. Stephens B. Wight 7% 81% Single to LF; Pesky to 2B; DiMaggio Scores
b2 3-0 2 12- O BOS B. Doerr B. Wight -2% 78% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 3.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-3, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 1-2-3
t3 0-3 0 --- O CHW F. Baker E. Kinder 2% 81% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-3 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien E. Kinder 2% 82% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 0-3 2 --- O CHW L. Appling E. Kinder 1% 83% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 3.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 6-7-8
b3 3-0 0 --- BOS S. Spence B. Wight 2% 85% Single
b3 3-0 0 1-- BOS B. Goodman B. Wight 3% 88% Walk; Spence to 2B
b3 3-0 0 12- OO BOS B. Tebbetts B. Wight -5% 82% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B; Spence to 3B
b3 3-0 2 --3 O BOS E. Kinder B. Wight -2% 80% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 3.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-3, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 4-5-6
t4 0-3 0 --- O CHW P. Seerey E. Kinder 2% 83% Strikeout
t4 0-3 1 --- O CHW D. Philley E. Kinder 2% 84% Popfly: SS
t4 0-3 2 --- O CHW R. Hodgin E. Kinder 1% 85% Foul Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b4 3-0 0 --- BOS D. DiMaggio B. Wight 2% 87% Single
b4 3-0 0 1-- O BOS J. Pesky B. Wight -2% 85% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b4 3-0 1 1-- O BOS T. Williams B. Wight -1% 84% Lineout: RF
b4 3-0 2 1-- R BOS V. Stephens B. Wight 6% 90% Double to LF; Pesky Scores/No RBI
b4 4-0 2 -2- O BOS B. Doerr B. Wight -1% 89% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-4, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 7-8-9
t5 0-4 0 --- O CHW C. Michaels E. Kinder 2% 91% Foul Flyball: C
t5 0-4 1 --- O CHW R. Weigel E. Kinder 1% 92% Flyball: LF
t5 0-4 2 --- O CHW B. Wight E. Kinder 1% 92% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 6-7-8
b5 4-0 0 --- O BOS S. Spence B. Wight -1% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 4-0 1 --- BOS B. Goodman B. Wight 1% 92% Single to LF
b5 4-0 1 1-- R BOS B. Tebbetts B. Wight 3% 96% Double to CF; Goodman Scores
b5 5-0 1 -2- O BOS E. Kinder B. Wight -1% 95% Popfly: 2B
b5 5-0 2 -2- O BOS D. DiMaggio B. Wight -1% 95% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 5.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 1-2-3
t6 0-5 0 --- CHW F. Baker E. Kinder -2% 93% Walk
t6 0-5 0 1-- O CHW T. Lupien E. Kinder 2% 95% Lineout: RF
t6 0-5 1 1-- OO CHW L. Appling E. Kinder 2% 97% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Glen Moulder facing 2-3-4
Glen Moulder replaces Bill Wight pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-0 0 --- O BOS J. Pesky G. Moulder -0% 97% Double (CF-RF); Pesky out at 3B/RF-2B-3B
b6 5-0 1 --- O BOS T. Williams G. Moulder -0% 97% Strikeout
b6 5-0 2 --- BOS V. Stephens G. Moulder 0% 97% Double (LF-CF)
b6 5-0 2 -2- R BOS B. Doerr G. Moulder 1% 98% Double to CF; Stephens Scores
b6 6-0 2 -2- BOS S. Spence G. Moulder 0% 98% Wild Pitch; Doerr to 3B
b6 6-0 2 --3 O BOS S. Spence G. Moulder -0% 98% Strikeout
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 6.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-6, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 4-5-6
Taffy Wright pinch hits for Pat Seerey (LF) batting 4th
t7 0-6 0 --- O CHW T. Wright E. Kinder 1% 99% Flyball: CF
t7 0-6 1 --- CHW D. Philley E. Kinder -1% 98% Walk
t7 0-6 1 1-- O CHW R. Hodgin E. Kinder 1% 99% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-6 2 1-- O CHW C. Michaels E. Kinder 0% 99% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 6-0, White Sox' Glen Moulder facing 7-8-9
Ralph Hodgin moves from RF to LF
Taffy Wright moves from PH to RF
b7 6-0 0 --- O BOS B. Goodman G. Moulder -0% 99% Strikeout
b7 6-0 1 --- O BOS B. Tebbetts G. Moulder -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 6-0 2 --- O BOS E. Kinder G. Moulder -0% 99% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 6.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-6, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 8-9-1
t8 0-6 0 --- O CHW R. Weigel E. Kinder 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
Don Kolloway pinch hits for Glen Moulder (P) batting 9th
t8 0-6 1 --- O CHW D. Kolloway E. Kinder 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 0-6 2 --- CHW F. Baker E. Kinder -0% 99% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Baker to 2B
t8 0-6 2 -2- R CHW T. Lupien E. Kinder -1% 99% Single to CF; Baker Scores/unER
t8 1-6 2 1-- CHW L. Appling E. Kinder -1% 98% Single to LF; Lupien to 2B
t8 1-6 2 12- R CHW T. Wright E. Kinder -2% 96% Single to CF; Appling to 2B; Lupien Scores/unER
t8 2-6 2 12- O CHW D. Philley E. Kinder 2% 99% Lineout: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 2, Red Sox 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 6-2, White Sox' Joe Haynes facing 1-2-3
Joe Haynes replaces Don Kolloway (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 6-2 0 --- O BOS D. DiMaggio J. Haynes -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 6-2 1 --- O BOS J. Pesky J. Haynes -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 6-2 2 --- O BOS T. Williams J. Haynes -0% 98% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Red Sox 6.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-6, Red Sox' Ellis Kinder facing 6-7-8
t9 2-6 0 --- O CHW R. Hodgin E. Kinder 1% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 2-6 1 --- O CHW C. Michaels E. Kinder 1% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 2-6 2 --- O CHW R. Weigel E. Kinder 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Red Sox 6.

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