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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
2
9
PHA
@CLE
0
6
WSH
@DET
2
5
NYY
@SLB
11
0
NYY
@SLB
8
2
Friday, August 25, 1939,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 18,000, Time of Game: 2:13
Red Sox
2
72-43
 Lost 2 
2nd, 10½ GB
at White Sox
9
65-53
 Won 2 
3rd, 19 GB
W: Jack Knott (7-6)
S: Clint Brown (15)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  1  0   0  1  0    2  5  3
White Sox       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  7  X    9 15  1

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bobby Doerr 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .329 .377 .482 .858 5 2
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .297 .340 .370 .710 4 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .371 .476 .732 1.207 5 2 HR,GDP
Ted Williams RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .315 .410 .563 .973 2 0
Joe Cronin SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .290 .391 .461 .852 2 2 GDP
Joe Vosmik LF 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .275 .356 .387 .742 1 0 HR
Jim Tabor 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .308 .352 .456 .807 2 2 GDP
Gene Desautels C 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .231 .339 .300 .639 2 3 2B,SB,CS
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .151 .250 .208 .458 0 1
   Lou Finney 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .339 .400 .452 .852
   Emerson Dickman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .133 .071 .205 0 1
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364 1 0
   Jake Wade P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 29 2 5 2 5 4 34 .172 .294 .414 .708 24 13
2B: G Desautels (11).
HR: J Foxx (34); J Vosmik (6).
TB: J Vosmik 4; J Foxx 4; G Desautels 2; B Doerr; D Cramer.
GIDP: J Foxx (15); J Tabor (14); J Cronin (16).
RBI: J Foxx (100); J Vosmik (75).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Tabor-B Doerr-J Foxx.
E: E Dickman (1); L Grove (2); T Williams (13).
Baserunning
SB: G Desautels (1).
CS: G Desautels (1).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jackie Hayes 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 5 .252 .330 .325 .654 5 4 SH
Joe Kuhel 1B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .307 .384 .478 .862 9 1
Mike Kreevich CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 5 .327 .384 .441 .824 3 0 CS,SH
Luke Appling SS 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .324 .448 .376 .824 1 5
Gee Walker LF 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .299 .337 .457 .794 2 0
Larry Rosenthal RF 3 1 0 0 2 1 5 .233 .333 .404 .737 0 0
Eric McNair 3B 5 1 5 2 0 0 5 .323 .365 .443 .808 2 0 CS
Norm Schlueter C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .242 .242 .273 .515 5 0 GDP
   Hank Steinbacher 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .140 .288 .174 .463
   Tony Rensa C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .250 .217 .467 0 0
Jack Knott P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .154 .175 .154 .329 0 2
   Johnny Marcum 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 .338 .384 .353 .737
   Ollie Bejma 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .320 .412 .732
   Clint Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .235 .133 .369 0 0
Team Totals 36 9 15 8 6 2 44 .417 .500 .417 .917 27 12
SH: J Hayes (8); M Kreevich (17).
TB: E McNair 5; G Walker 2; L Appling 2; M Kreevich 2; J Hayes 2; J Marcum; N Schlueter.
GIDP: N Schlueter (4).
RBI: J Marcum 2 (17); E McNair 2 (60); G Walker 2 (91); M Kreevich (62); L Appling (43).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 3. J Hayes-J Kuhel 2; J Hayes-L Appling-J Kuhel.
E: J Hayes (8).
Baserunning
CS: M Kreevich (5); E McNair (5).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove 6 9 2 0 2 2 0 2.59 27 50
Emerson Dickman, L (7-3) 1 2 4 3 3 0 0 4.31 9
Joe Heving 0.2 4 3 0 1 0 0 3.92 8
Jake Wade 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.83 0
Team Totals 8 15 9 3 6 2 0 3.38 44 50

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jack Knott, W (7-6) 8 5 2 2 4 3 2 4.11 31 63
Clint Brown, S (15) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.77 3
Team Totals 9 5 2 2 5 4 2 2.00 34 63
Balks: None.
WP: J Heving (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Pipgras, 1B - Steve Basil, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: 18,000.
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 Gene Desautels C 8 Norm Schlueter C
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Jack Knott P

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