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Scores
Standings
BOS
@PHA
4
5
 
(13)
BOS
@PHA
2
7
DET
@SLB
8
13
NYY
@WSH
7
4
PHI
@BSN
1
9
BRO
@NYG
2
3
CHC
@PIT
4
5
Wednesday, August 19, 1936,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 10,000, Time of Game: 1:46
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Red Sox
2
59-59
 Lost 2 
6th, 17½ GB
at Athletics
7
41-75
 Won 2 
8th, 34½ GB
W: Harry Kelley (15-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    2 11  1
Athletics       2  0  0   1  2  0   0  2  X    7 11  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Billy Werber LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .283 .386 .422 .808 1 0
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .294 .351 .361 .712 2 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .330 .434 .616 1.051 10 0
John Kroner 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .348 .407 .552 .960 2 2 3B
Eric McNair SS 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .294 .340 .403 .743 0 2
Mel Almada RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .245 .300 .332 .631 3 0
Ski Melillo 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .232 .297 .305 .602 3 6
Moe Berg C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .269 .292 .333 .625 3 0 2B
   Dusty Cooke 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .280 .409 .413 .822
Fritz Ostermueller P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .224 .224 .306 .531 0 2
   Johnny Marcum 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .320 .520
   Jack Russell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .136 .143 .279 0 1
   Heinie Manush 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .292 .325 .375 .700
Team Totals 36 2 11 2 0 3 36 .306 .306 .389 .694 24 13
2B: M Berg (4).
3B: J Kroner (7).
TB: J Kroner 4; E McNair 3; M Berg 2; S Melillo 2; M Almada; D Cramer; F Ostermueller.
RBI: D Cooke (47); E McNair (64).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Kroner-S Melillo-J Foxx 2.
E: M Berg (2).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney RF 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .314 .356 .396 .752 3 0 3B
Wally Moses CF 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .326 .388 .455 .843 3 0
Chubby Dean 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .294 .342 .387 .730 10 1 SH
Bob Johnson LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .293 .384 .521 .904 0 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 2 1 1 2 2 0 4 .295 .366 .412 .778 1 5 2B
Frankie Hayes C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .267 .322 .390 .712 3 0
Skeeter Newsome SS 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .235 .275 .268 .543 3 4
Al Niemiec 2B 3 1 2 2 0 0 4 .204 .288 .263 .550 3 3 SH
Harry Kelley P 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .198 .207 .242 .448 1 1 SH
Team Totals 30 7 11 7 6 2 39 .367 .472 .467 .939 27 14
2B: P Higgins (26).
3B: L Finney (9).
SH: C Dean (4); A Niemiec (4); H Kelley (7).
TB: L Finney 4; P Higgins 2; B Johnson 2; A Niemiec 2; S Newsome 2; F Hayes; H Kelley.
RBI: P Higgins 2 (49); L Finney 2 (36); A Niemiec 2 (15); H Kelley (9).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Higgins-A Niemiec-C Dean.

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fritz Ostermueller, L (8-14) 6 8 5 5 5 2 0 5.10 30 33
Jack Russell 2 3 2 2 1 0 0 6.23 9
Team Totals 8 11 7 7 6 2 0 7.88 39 33

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Kelley, W (15-12) 9 11 2 2 0 3 0 3.86 36 60
Team Totals 9 11 2 2 0 3 0 2.00 36 60
Balks: None.
WP: F Ostermueller 2 (8).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - John Quinn, 2B - (none), 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 1:46.
Attendance: 10,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Billy Werber LF 1 Lou Finney RF
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Wally Moses CF
3 Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 Chubby Dean 1B
4 John Kroner 3B 4 Bob Johnson LF
5 Eric McNair SS 5 Pinky Higgins 3B
6 Mel Almada RF 6 Frankie Hayes C
7 Ski Melillo 2B 7 Skeeter Newsome SS
8 Moe Berg C 8 Al Niemiec 2B
9 Fritz Ostermueller P 9 Harry Kelley P

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