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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
4
2
WSH
@CLE
4
2
NYY
@DET
4
8
BOS
@SLB
4
5
STL
@BRO
5
3
STL
@BRO
3
4
PIT
@BSN
2
5
CHC
@NYG
7
5
CIN
@PHI
3
4
 
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Tuesday, August 23, 1949,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 14,559, Time of Game: 2:11
Athletics
4
64-54
 Won 2 
4th, 10 GB
at White Sox
2
50-68
 Lost 2 
6th, 24 GB
W: Joe Coleman (12-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  3  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    4 11  1
White Sox       0  0  0   1  0  0   0  1  0    2  8  0

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Joost SS 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .280 .438 .486 .924 4 3
Don White RF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .188 .246 .205 .451 2 0
Elmer Valo LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 5 .294 .427 .423 .850 3 0 CS,SH,GDP
Ferris Fain 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .275 .417 .341 .758 10 2
Sam Chapman CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .278 .360 .450 .810 1 0
Pete Suder 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .264 .305 .397 .702 0 2
Joe Astroth C 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .217 .323 .265 .588 5 1 SH
Nellie Fox 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .276 .379 .319 .698 2 2
Joe Coleman P 3 1 2 2 0 0 3 .194 .250 .284 .534 0 0 HR,GDP
   Bubba Harris P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .188 .188 .375 0 0
   Lou Brissie P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .246 .257 .290 .547 0 1
Team Totals 33 4 11 4 4 1 39 .333 .405 .424 .830 27 11
HR: J Coleman (1).
SH: E Valo (10); J Astroth (1).
TB: J Coleman 5; D White 2; S Chapman 2; J Astroth; F Fain; N Fox; L Brissie; E Joost.
GIDP: J Coleman (4); E Valo (8).
RBI: J Coleman 2 (5); N Fox (16); E Joost (74).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. N Fox-E Joost-F Fain.
E: E Joost (17).
Baserunning
CS: E Valo (10).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Herb Adams CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .301 .322 .347 .669 7 0
Dave Philley RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .349 .350 .700 2 0
Luke Appling SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .292 .430 .380 .810 2 2 GDP
   Billy Pierce PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 .214 .175 .389
   Fred Hancock SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171 .306 .268 .574 1 0
George Metkovich LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .251 .332 .363 .695 0 0 3B
   Gus Zernial PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .342 .386 .535 .921
   Marino Pieretti P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .276 .286 .562 0 1
Cass Michaels 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .307 .407 .426 .833 3 1
Chuck Kress 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .284 .362 .367 .730 10 0
   Bud Souchock PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237 .313 .420 .733
Eddie Malone C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .309 .398 .370 .768 1 1
Floyd Baker 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .257 .391 .321 .712 1 4
   Joe Tipton PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .202 .308 .311 .620
Mickey Haefner P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216 .326 .270 .596 0 3
   Johnny Ostrowski PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .227 .292 .341 .633 0 0
Team Totals 35 2 8 2 0 2 35 .229 .229 .286 .514 27 12
3B: G Metkovich (4).
TB: G Metkovich 3; C Michaels 2; H Adams 2; L Appling 2; F Baker.
GIDP: L Appling (16).
RBI: L Appling (49); C Michaels (69).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. F Baker-C Michaels-C Kress; M Haefner-L Appling-C Kress.

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Coleman, W (12-11) 7 6 2 1 0 1 0 3.74 26 60
Bubba Harris 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.15 4
Lou Brissie, S (3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.47 5
Team Totals 9 8 2 1 0 2 0 1.00 35 60

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mickey Haefner, L (8-7) 8 8 3 3 4 1 1 3.69 33 51
Marino Pieretti 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 6.22 6
Team Totals 9 11 4 4 4 1 1 4.00 39 51
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Red Jones, 2B - Eddie Hurley, 3B - Bill McKinley.
Time of Game: 2:11.
Attendance: 14,559.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Chicago White Sox
1 Eddie Joost SS 1 Herb Adams CF
2 Don White RF 2 Dave Philley RF
3 Elmer Valo LF 3 Luke Appling SS
4 Ferris Fain 1B 4 George Metkovich LF
5 Sam Chapman CF 5 Cass Michaels 2B
6 Pete Suder 3B 6 Chuck Kress 1B
7 Joe Astroth C 7 Eddie Malone C
8 Nellie Fox 2B 8 Floyd Baker 3B
9 Joe Coleman P 9 Mickey Haefner P

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