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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
4
3
PHA
@BOS
9
15
SLB
@CLE
5
3
CHW
@DET
9
10
NYY
@WSH
6
2
PIT
@CHC
0
10
BSN
@NYG
5
3
BRO
@PHI
4
1
CIN
@STL
0
4
Tuesday, July 2, 1940,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 4,663, Time of Game: 2:37
White Sox
9
27-36
 Lost 2 
6th, 12 GB
at Tigers
10
40-25
 Won 3 
1st
W: Al Benton (4-3)
L: Clint Brown (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  2  1   2  1  1   1  0  1    9 16  2
Tigers          2  0  1   2  1  2   1  1  X   10 11  3

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Skeeter Webb SS 6 1 2 1 0 1 6 .160 .160 .280 .440 3 1 2B
Mike Kreevich CF 6 0 2 1 0 0 6 .267 .309 .405 .714 0 0 SB
Joe Kuhel 1B 6 1 1 0 0 1 6 .243 .312 .444 .756 9 0 3B
Moose Solters LF 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .322 .364 .488 .852 5 0
Larry Rosenthal RF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .307 .443 .450 .893 1 0
Eric McNair 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .233 .266 .380 .645 1 4 SH
Mike Tresh C 4 3 2 1 1 0 5 .286 .354 .359 .713 2 1 2B
Bob Kennedy 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .247 .286 .315 .601 3 3
Bill Dietrich P 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .333 .391 .381 .772 0 1
   Pete Appleton P 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .333 .250 .583 0 0
   Taffy Wright 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .340 .383 .466 .848
   Tom Turner 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .282 .263 .545
   Clint Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .375 .167 .542 0 1
   Ken Silvestri 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .455 .778 1.232
Team Totals 44 9 16 7 3 3 48 .364 .404 .455 .859 24 11
2B: S Webb (1); M Tresh (7).
3B: J Kuhel (3).
SH: E McNair (5).
TB: S Webb 3; M Tresh 3; J Kuhel 3; M Solters 3; L Rosenthal 2; M Kreevich 2; B Kennedy 2; B Dietrich; P Appleton.
RBI: M Solters 2 (24); M Kreevich (24); T Wright (31); B Dietrich (5); S Webb (1); M Tresh (30).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Kennedy-M Tresh-E McNair; B Kennedy-J Kuhel.
E: B Kennedy (11); P Appleton (1).
Baserunning
SB: M Kreevich (7).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell SS 4 3 2 0 1 0 6 .256 .351 .346 .697 1 2 SB,HBP,GDP
Barney McCosky CF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .340 .425 .508 .933 4 1 3B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .290 .407 .440 .848 3 2
Hank Greenberg LF 2 0 1 2 3 0 5 .339 .424 .669 1.094 4 0 2B
Rudy York 1B 3 1 2 3 2 1 5 .295 .409 .529 .938 8 1
Bruce Campbell RF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .271 .370 .424 .794 1 0
Red Kress 3B 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .438 .471 .688 1.158 2 2 HR
Billy Sullivan C 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .312 .379 .495 .873 4 0
Tom Seats P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3
   Earl Averill 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .293 .310 .427 .736
   Al Benton P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Archie McKain P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 34 10 11 8 11 1 46 .324 .500 .500 1.000 27 11
2B: H Greenberg (27).
3B: B McCosky (10).
HR: R Kress (1).
HBP: D Bartell (4).
TB: R Kress 5; B McCosky 3; R York 2; D Bartell 2; H Greenberg 2; B Campbell; E Averill; B Sullivan.
GIDP: D Bartell (4).
RBI: R York 3 (47); H Greenberg 2 (65); R Kress 2 (4); B Campbell (26).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
E: A Benton (1); R Kress 2 (2).
Baserunning
SB: D Bartell (4).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Dietrich 4 4 5 5 8 1 0 4.42 24 27
Pete Appleton 2 5 3 2 2 0 0 6.48 12
Clint Brown, L (1-2) 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 4.73 10
Team Totals 8 11 10 9 11 1 1 10.12 46 27

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tom Seats 5 8 6 3 0 0 0 4.88 25 33
Al Benton, W (4-3) 3.2 8 3 2 3 3 0 3.73 22
Archie McKain, S (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.41 1
Team Totals 9 16 9 5 3 3 0 5.00 48 33
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: C Brown (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Lou Kolls, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Ormsby.
Time of Game: 2:37.
Attendance: 4,663.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 Skeeter Webb SS 1 Dick Bartell SS
2 Mike Kreevich CF 2 Barney McCosky CF
3 Joe Kuhel 1B 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Moose Solters LF 4 Hank Greenberg LF
5 Larry Rosenthal RF 5 Rudy York 1B
6 Eric McNair 2B 6 Bruce Campbell RF
7 Mike Tresh C 7 Red Kress 3B
8 Bob Kennedy 3B 8 Billy Sullivan C
9 Bill Dietrich P 9 Tom Seats P

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