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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
4
3
 
(16)
NYY
@CLE
8
4
BOS
@DET
2
16
BOS
@DET
9
3
PHA
@SLB
4
11
CIN
@BRO
2
4
CHC
@BSN
2
11
PIT
@NYG
0
4
STL
@PHI
4
1
Wednesday, June 26, 1946,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 41,002, Time of Game: 2:17
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Red Sox
9
47-18
 Won 1 
1st
at Tigers
3
34-29
 Lost 1 
3rd, 12 GB
W: Dave Ferriss (11-3)
L: Virgil Trucks (8-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  0   1  0  1   0  7  0    9 12  0
Tigers          1  1  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    3  9  1

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Metkovich RF 3 1 0 0 2 3 5 .242 .335 .332 .666 2 0
Johnny Pesky SS 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .299 .362 .372 .734 6 2
Ted Williams LF 5 2 3 2 0 1 5 .356 .510 .695 1.205 2 0 HR
Bobby Doerr 2B 5 2 4 0 0 1 5 .308 .366 .516 .882 0 3
Dom DiMaggio CF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .330 .432 .455 .887 2 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 0 0 1 1 1 5 .279 .342 .368 .710 0 3
Rudy York 1B 5 1 1 3 0 0 5 .272 .364 .449 .813 9 0
Hal Wagner C 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .264 .379 .379 .758 6 2
Dave Ferriss P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .200 .216 .240 .456 0 0
Team Totals 39 9 12 9 5 6 44 .308 .386 .385 .771 27 10
HR: T Williams (19).
TB: T Williams 6; B Doerr 4; D Ferriss; H Wagner; D DiMaggio; R York; J Pesky.
RBI: R York 3 (52); J Pesky 2 (24); T Williams 2 (59); H Wagner (24); P Higgins (23).
Team LOB: 8.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Lake SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .213 .335 .289 .624 1 4
Jimmy Outlaw 3B 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .286 .351 .407 .758 1 2 2B
Hoot Evers CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .308 .384 .385 .768 3 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .271 .366 .615 .982 7 0 HR
Anse Moore RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .228 .291 .287 .578 3 0 CS
Roy Cullenbine LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .167 .382 .258 .640 3 0
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .269 .329 .410 .740 3 2 2B,CS
Bob Swift C 3 0 1 1 0 2 3 .147 .256 .235 .492 6 0
   Doc Cramer 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .239 .271 .313 .585
Virgil Trucks P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .159 .159 .182 .341 0 1
   George Caster P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 1
   Al Benton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
Team Totals 34 3 9 3 1 6 35 .265 .286 .412 .697 27 10
2B: J Outlaw (7); J Bloodworth (3).
HR: H Greenberg (19).
TB: H Greenberg 4; J Bloodworth 3; A Moore 2; J Outlaw 2; H Evers 2; B Swift.
RBI: B Swift (2); H Greenberg (44); H Evers (11).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: H Greenberg (4).
Baserunning
CS: A Moore (1); J Bloodworth (1).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dave Ferriss, W (11-3) 9 9 3 3 1 6 1 3.04 35 62
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 1 6 1 3.00 35 62

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Virgil Trucks, L (8-6) 7 8 5 5 4 6 1 3.04 33 43
George Caster 0.2 2 4 4 1 0 0 5.56 5
Al Benton 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.04 6
Team Totals 9 12 9 9 5 6 1 9.00 44 43
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Jones.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: 41,002.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 George Metkovich RF 1 Eddie Lake SS
2 Johnny Pesky SS 2 Jimmy Outlaw 3B
3 Ted Williams LF 3 Hoot Evers CF
4 Bobby Doerr 2B 4 Hank Greenberg 1B
5 Dom DiMaggio CF 5 Anse Moore RF
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Roy Cullenbine LF
7 Rudy York 1B 7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B
8 Hal Wagner C 8 Bob Swift C
9 Dave Ferriss P 9 Virgil Trucks P

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