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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
5
3
NYY
@CLE
6
7
WSH
@DET
2
4
PHA
@SLB
6
9
CHC
@BRO
1
12
CIN
@BSN
5
3
STL
@NYG
2
8
PIT
@PHI
8
3
Friday, May 7, 1937,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:15
Red Sox
5
7-3
 Won 4 
2nd, ½ GB
at White Sox
3
3-9
 Lost 6 
8th, 5½ GB
W: Lefty Grove (1-0)
L: Vern Kennedy (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  3   0  1  0   0  0  1    5  5  1
White Sox       0  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  1    3  8  3

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Mel Almada RF 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .325 .471 .400 .871 4 0
Doc Cramer CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .350 .480 .525 1.005 0 0 2B,SB
Joe Cronin SS 3 2 0 0 2 1 5 .409 .469 .545 1.015 1 5
Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 1 0 1 2 1 5 .120 .241 .320 .561 15 0 SB
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 0 1 3 1 1 5 .333 .395 .385 .780 1 4
Rick Ferrell C 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .459 .565 .514 1.079 4 1
Fabian Gaffke LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .318 .359 .677 1 0
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .316 .422 .447 .870 1 3
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 2 2 4 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 3
Team Totals 33 5 5 5 9 8 42 .152 .333 .182 .515 27 16
2B: D Cramer (3).
TB: B Doerr 2; D Cramer 2; R Ferrell; P Higgins.
RBI: P Higgins 3 (11); J Foxx (9); R Ferrell (3).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Doerr-J Cronin-J Foxx.
E: P Higgins (3).
Baserunning
SB: D Cramer (2); J Foxx (1).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hank Steinbacher LF 5 0 1 2 0 1 5 .308 .357 .423 .780 0 0
Mike Kreevich CF 5 0 0 1 0 1 5 .125 .300 .125 .425 4 0
Dixie Walker RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .388 .455 .531 .985 0 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .353 .411 .510 .921 7 1
Luke Appling SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .292 .382 .333 .715 3 1
Jackie Hayes 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .184 .259 .388 .647 3 5
Boze Berger 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .225 .326 .350 .676 2 1
   Tony Piet 3B 2 1 2 0 0 0 2 1.000 1.000 1.500 2.500 0 0 2B
Merv Shea C 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .500 .750 .500 1.250 8 1
Vern Kennedy P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .182 .182 .182 .364 0 2
   Luke Sewell 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .389 .488 .472 .961
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 3 5 38 .229 .289 .257 .547 27 11
2B: T Piet (1).
TB: T Piet 3; V Kennedy; M Shea; H Steinbacher; L Sewell; L Appling; D Walker.
RBI: H Steinbacher 2 (4); M Kreevich (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Berger-J Hayes-Z Bonura.
E: L Appling (4); M Shea (1); B Berger (4).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (1-0) 9 8 3 3 3 5 0 3.60 38 61
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 3 5 0 3.00 38 61

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Kennedy, L (1-2) 9 5 5 4 9 8 0 8.58 42 58
Team Totals 9 5 5 4 9 8 0 4.00 42 58
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Cal Hubbard.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Chicago White Sox
1 Mel Almada RF 1 Hank Steinbacher LF
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Mike Kreevich CF
3 Joe Cronin SS 3 Dixie Walker RF
4 Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 Zeke Bonura 1B
5 Pinky Higgins 3B 5 Luke Appling SS
6 Rick Ferrell C 6 Jackie Hayes 2B
7 Fabian Gaffke LF 7 Boze Berger 3B
8 Bobby Doerr 2B 8 Merv Shea C
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Vern Kennedy P

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