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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
10
5
BOS
@CLE
1
8
BOS
@CLE
7
2
PHA
@DET
4
10
WSH
@SLB
7
6
STL
@BRO
4
2
STL
@BRO
5
2
PIT
@BSN
6
0
CHC
@NYG
7
8
 
(11)
CHC
@NYG
2
4
Wednesday, August 25, 1937,
, League Park II
Attendance: 12,000, Time of Game: 2:20
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
1
60-49
 Lost 3 
4th, 14½ GB
at Indians
8
54-54
 Won 3 
5th, 21 GB
W: Bob Feller (4-5)
L: Bobo Newsom (11-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  4  1
Indians         0  2  0   1  0  5   0  0  X    8 12  1

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dom Dallessandro RF 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .240 .342 .281 .624 0 1 2·SB
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .299 .349 .378 .727 1 0
Joe Cronin SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .306 .394 .484 .878 4 3
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .281 .379 .566 .945 8 1
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .292 .376 .428 .804 3 1
Eric McNair 2B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .303 .357 .471 .827 4 7
Ben Chapman LF 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .287 .396 .408 .804 2 0 CS
Gene Desautels C 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .249 .337 .302 .639 2 2
Bobo Newsom P 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .234 .253 .351 .604 0 2
   Rube Walberg P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .103 .161 .138 .299 0 0
   Ted Olson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .625 1.000 0 0
   Ski Melillo PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .381 .480 .476 .956
   Joe Gonzales P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28 1 4 0 4 16 32 .143 .250 .143 .393 24 17
TB: B Chapman 2; D Cramer; B Newsom.
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Foxx-J Cronin-E McNair.
E: B Chapman (6).
Baserunning
SB: D Dallessandro 2 (2).
CS: B Chapman (10).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lyn Lary SS 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .307 .389 .452 .841 4 2
John Kroner 2B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .222 .286 .289 .575 1 2
Earl Averill CF 2 1 1 0 3 0 5 .305 .401 .505 .906 1 0 2B,CS
Billy Sullivan 1B 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .294 .360 .476 .836 4 0
Moose Solters LF 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .324 .378 .500 .878 0 0
Bruce Campbell RF 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .329 .417 .519 .937 1 0 2·2B
Odell Hale 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .280 .341 .383 .724 0 1
Frankie Pytlak C 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .324 .405 .389 .794 16 1
Bob Feller P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .125 .152 .125 .277 0 0
Team Totals 33 8 12 7 8 2 41 .364 .488 .455 .942 27 6
2B: E Averill (27); B Campbell 2 (29).
TB: B Campbell 5; L Lary 2; F Pytlak 2; E Averill 2; M Solters 2; B Feller; B Sullivan.
RBI: B Campbell 2 (43); B Sullivan 2 (19); L Lary (54); M Solters (75); B Feller (6).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Kroner-L Lary-B Sullivan 2.
E: F Pytlak (9).
Baserunning
CS: E Averill (2).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bobo Newsom, L (11-9) 5.2 8 5 5 7 2 0 5.12 29 28
Rube Walberg 0 3 3 3 1 0 0 5.24 4
Ted Olson 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.85 4
Joe Gonzales 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 4
Team Totals 8 12 8 8 8 2 0 9.00 41 28

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Feller, W (4-5) 9 4 1 0 4 16 0 3.27 32 89
Team Totals 9 4 1 0 4 16 0 0.00 32 89
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Kolls, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 12,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Dom Dallessandro RF 1 Lyn Lary SS
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 John Kroner 2B
3 Joe Cronin SS 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 Billy Sullivan 1B
5 Pinky Higgins 3B 5 Moose Solters LF
6 Eric McNair 2B 6 Bruce Campbell RF
7 Ben Chapman LF 7 Odell Hale 3B
8 Gene Desautels C 8 Frankie Pytlak C
9 Bobo Newsom P 9 Bob Feller P

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