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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
7
11
CLE
@DET
8
10
WSH
@NYY
2
16
BOS
@PHA
12
11
 
(12)
NYG
@BRO
2
15
PHI
@BSN
0
5
CHC
@PIT
1
13
CIN
@STL
7
8
Friday, July 9, 1937,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 3,800, Time of Game: 3:56
Red Sox
12
36-28
 Won 1 
4th, 7½ GB
at Athletics
11
20-45
 Lost 10 
8th, 24 GB
W: Rube Walberg (4-6)
L: Bud Thomas (2-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  3  0   0  0  0   1  0  4   3  0  1   12 17  1
Athletics       0  0  0   1  1  0   0  6  0   3  0  0   11 19  4

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Buster Mills LF 7 2 3 1 0 1 .282 .756 2 0 2·SB
   Dom Dallessandro LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .635 0 0
Doc Cramer CF 7 1 1 0 0 1 .297 .715 5 1 2B
Ben Chapman RF 5 3 2 0 2 0 .287 .793 2 0 3B,3·SB
Joe Cronin SS 6 2 4 4 1 0 .333 .933 4 4 2·2B,CS
Jimmie Foxx 1B 7 1 2 2 0 1 .257 .881 5 1 2B,CS
Pinky Higgins 3B 6 1 0 0 1 2 .301 .798 4 4
Eric McNair 2B 4 1 2 1 2 0 .328 .838 2 3 SB
Gene Desautels C 4 1 1 1 1 1 .250 .652 12 2 SH
Bobo Newsom P 4 0 2 1 0 0 .229 .620 0 0
   Archie McKain P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
   Fritz Ostermueller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .813 0 0
   Jack Wilson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .468 0 0
   Rube Walberg P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .087 .290 0 0
Team Totals 52 12 17 10 7 7 .327 .849 36 15
2B: J Foxx (11); J Cronin 2 (17); D Cramer (10).
3B: B Chapman (4).
SH: G Desautels (3).
TB: J Cronin 6; B Chapman 4; B Mills 3; J Foxx 3; B Newsom 2; D Cramer 2; E McNair 2; G Desautels.
RBI: J Cronin 4 (52); J Foxx 2 (62); B Newsom (3); E McNair (33); G Desautels (10); B Mills (27).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Cramer-P Higgins.
E: J Foxx (2).
Baserunning
SB: B Chapman 3 (22); B Mills 2 (3); E McNair (4).
CS: J Foxx (5); J Cronin (2).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Lou Finney CF-2B 7 2 5 1 0 0 .253 .650 3 1 3B,2·2B,CS
Wally Moses RF 4 2 0 0 2 1 .309 .864 3 0 SH
Billy Werber 3B 5 1 2 1 2 2 .278 .764 1 2 2B,SB
Chubby Dean 1B 6 1 2 1 1 1 .258 .718 15 0
Rusty Peters SS 4 3 2 1 3 2 .256 .686 3 11 3B,SB
Wayne Ambler 2B 5 0 0 0 0 2 .253 .608 3 2
   Eddie Smith PH-CF 2 0 2 1 0 0 .321 .809 0 0 2B,SB
Earle Brucker C 7 0 1 2 0 2 .209 .589 5 4 SB
Lynn Nelson LF 5 1 4 2 0 1 .391 .895 3 0 2·2B,SB
   George Caster PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .510
   Jack Rothrock LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .680 0 0
George Turbeville P 3 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .800 0 1
   Harry Kelley P 1 1 1 1 0 0 .200 .451 0 0 2B
   Bud Thomas P 1 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .143 0 0
Team Totals 52 11 19 10 9 12 .365 1.036 36 21
2B: E Smith (4); L Finney 2 (8); L Nelson 2 (4); H Kelley (1); B Werber (10).
3B: L Finney (7); R Peters (1).
SH: W Moses (5).
TB: L Finney 9; L Nelson 6; R Peters 4; E Smith 3; B Werber 3; H Kelley 2; C Dean 2; E Brucker.
RBI: L Nelson 2 (6); E Brucker 2 (8); L Finney (8); B Werber (23); H Kelley (3); E Smith (2); C Dean (22); R Peters (12).
Team LOB: 15.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Brucker-R Peters.
E: C Dean (5); W Ambler (5); L Finney (9); R Peters (15).
Baserunning
SB: E Smith (1); E Brucker (1); L Nelson (1); R Peters (2); B Werber (6).
CS: L Finney (2).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bobo Newsom 7.2 13 6 6 2 8 0 5.10 37 35
Archie McKain 0 1 2 2 3 0 0 4.06 4
Fritz Ostermueller 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.80 1
Jack Wilson 1.1 3 3 3 3 1 0 3.61 10
Rube Walberg, W (4-6) 2.2 2 0 0 1 3 0 4.71 10
Team Totals 12 19 11 11 9 12 0 8.25 62 35

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Turbeville 6.2 8 4 4 5 3 0 3.95 31 40
Harry Kelley 1.2 3 4 4 2 0 0 5.90 10
Bud Thomas, L (2-8) 3.2 6 4 1 0 4 0 4.57 19
Team Totals 12 17 12 9 7 7 0 6.75 60 40
Balks: None.
WP: R Walberg (3); H Kelley (6); B Thomas (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 3:56.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Buster Mills LF 1 Lou Finney CF
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Wally Moses RF
3 Ben Chapman RF 3 Billy Werber 3B
4 Joe Cronin SS 4 Chubby Dean 1B
5 Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 Rusty Peters SS
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Wayne Ambler 2B
7 Eric McNair 2B 7 Earle Brucker C
8 Gene Desautels C 8 Lynn Nelson LF
9 Bobo Newsom P 9 George Turbeville P

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