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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
1
3
PHA
@CLE
2
10
PHA
@CLE
2
17
WSH
@DET
1
8
NYY
@SLB
11
5
CIN
@BRO
2
4
CHC
@BSN
6
1
PIT
@NYG
4
3
STL
@PHI
5
6
Thursday, August 24, 1939,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 20,000, Time of Game: 1:46
Red Sox
1
72-42
 Lost 1 
2nd, 9 GB
at White Sox
3
64-53
 Won 1 
3rd, 18½ GB
W: Johnny Rigney (11-6)
L: Elden Auker (7-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  6  2
White Sox       0  0  1   0  1  0   0  1  X    3  8  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .329 .376 .483 .858 3 5
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .297 .341 .371 .712 1 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 0 0 0 4 4 .372 .477 .729 1.207 10 0
Ted Williams RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .317 .411 .567 .978 2 0
Joe Cronin SS 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .293 .394 .465 .859 2 1
Joe Vosmik LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .274 .355 .380 .735 1 0
Jim Tabor 3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .310 .355 .460 .815 0 2 SB,GDP
Johnny Peacock C 3 0 1 1 0 1 3 .291 .358 .368 .726 5 2
Elden Auker P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .186 .205 .349 .553 0 4
   Lou Finney PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .339 .397 .452 .849
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364 0 0
Team Totals 31 1 6 1 0 8 31 .194 .194 .194 .387 24 14
TB: J Cronin 2; J Peacock; J Vosmik; B Doerr; J Tabor.
GIDP: J Tabor (13).
RBI: J Peacock (28).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Peacock-B Doerr.
E: B Doerr 2 (13).
Baserunning
SB: J Tabor (13).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jackie Hayes 2B 4 2 1 0 0 0 4 .247 .323 .320 .643 3 2
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .309 .384 .481 .865 9 1
Mike Kreevich CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .325 .383 .440 .823 0 1 2·2B
Luke Appling SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .323 .446 .375 .821 0 3
Gee Walker LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .298 .336 .458 .794 3 0 2B
Larry Rosenthal RF 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .237 .332 .411 .742 3 0
Eric McNair 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .313 .357 .435 .791 0 2 CS
Norm Schlueter C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .233 .233 .267 .500 9 0
Johnny Rigney P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .217 .230 .283 .513 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 8 3 0 3 33 .242 .242 .333 .576 27 9
2B: M Kreevich 2 (23); G Walker (23).
TB: M Kreevich 4; L Rosenthal 3; G Walker 2; L Appling; J Hayes.
RBI: L Appling (42); G Walker (89); M Kreevich (61).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. E McNair-J Hayes-J Kuhel.
Baserunning
CS: E McNair (4).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elden Auker, L (7-7) 7 7 2 1 0 3 0 5.15 29 60
Joe Heving 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.95 4
Team Totals 8 8 3 2 0 3 0 2.25 33 60

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Rigney, W (11-6) 9 6 1 1 0 8 0 3.78 31 79
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 0 8 0 1.00 31 79
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - George Pipgras, 2B - Steve Basil, 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 1:46.
Attendance: 20,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Chicago White Sox
1 Bobby Doerr 2B 1 Jackie Hayes 2B
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Joe Kuhel 1B
3 Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 Mike Kreevich CF
4 Ted Williams RF 4 Luke Appling SS
5 Joe Cronin SS 5 Gee Walker LF
6 Joe Vosmik LF 6 Larry Rosenthal RF
7 Jim Tabor 3B 7 Eric McNair 3B
8 Johnny Peacock C 8 Norm Schlueter C
9 Elden Auker P 9 Johnny Rigney P

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