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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
2
0
BOS
@CLE
0
1
BOS
@CLE
3
5
NYY
@DET
13
3
WSH
@SLB
8
7
WSH
@SLB
4
3
 
(11)
PIT
@BRO
2
3
PIT
@BRO
9
5
STL
@BSN
4
10
STL
@BSN
6
5
 
(8)
CIN
@NYG
7
2
CHC
@PHI
3
4
CHC
@PHI
2
3
Sunday, August 27, 1939,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:15
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
0
72-45
 Lost 4 
2nd, 13 GB
at Indians
1
64-54
 Won 6 
4th, 20½ GB
W: Bob Feller (19-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  0
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  X    1  7  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bobby Doerr 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .328 .376 .477 .853 4 3
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .302 .344 .373 .718 2 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .368 .475 .724 1.199 10 2
Ted Williams RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .312 .406 .555 .962 1 0
Joe Cronin SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .287 .389 .456 .844 1 1 CS
Joe Vosmik LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .273 .356 .384 .740 0 0 SB
   Red Nonnenkamp 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .382 .310 .693
Jim Tabor 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .303 .349 .449 .798 0 2
   Lou Finney 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .337 .398 .450 .848
Johnny Peacock C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .290 .359 .366 .725 5 2
Denny Galehouse P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .051 .178 .051 .229 1 2
Team Totals 30 0 4 0 4 6 34 .133 .235 .133 .369 24 12
TB: D Cramer 2; J Cronin; J Foxx.
Team LOB: 7.
Baserunning
SB: J Vosmik (3).
CS: J Cronin (5).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Boudreau SS 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .330 .372 .409 .781 1 6
Bruce Campbell RF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .284 .382 .451 .833 2 0 3B
Ben Chapman CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273 .362 .396 .758 1 0
Hal Trosky 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .324 .401 .560 .961 12 1
Jeff Heath LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .301 .363 .512 .875 1 0
   Roy Weatherly LF 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 .322 .362 .412 .774 2 0 2B,CS
Ken Keltner 3B 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .319 .373 .490 .863 0 1
Ray Mack 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .139 .215 .194 .410 1 3
Rollie Hemsley C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .256 .301 .337 .638 7 0
Bob Feller P 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .230 .337 .297 .635 0 1
Team Totals 30 1 7 1 1 6 31 .233 .258 .333 .591 27 12
2B: R Weatherly (9).
3B: B Campbell (8).
TB: R Weatherly 3; B Campbell 3; B Feller; K Keltner; R Mack; B Chapman.
RBI: B Campbell (53).
Team LOB: 6.
Baserunning
CS: R Weatherly (1).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Denny Galehouse, L (7-8) 8 7 1 1 1 6 0 4.92 31 69
Team Totals 8 7 1 1 1 6 0 1.12 31 69

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Feller, W (19-7) 9 4 0 0 4 6 0 2.75 34 81
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 4 6 0 0.00 34 81
Balks: None.
WP: B Feller (10).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - John Quinn, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Bobby Doerr 2B 1 Lou Boudreau SS
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Bruce Campbell RF
3 Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 Ben Chapman CF
4 Ted Williams RF 4 Hal Trosky 1B
5 Joe Cronin SS 5 Jeff Heath LF
6 Joe Vosmik LF 6 Ken Keltner 3B
7 Jim Tabor 3B 7 Ray Mack 2B
8 Johnny Peacock C 8 Rollie Hemsley C
9 Denny Galehouse P 9 Bob Feller P

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