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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
1
2
 
(10)
WSH
@NYY
4
7
BOS
@PHA
11
12
BOS
@PHA
12
2
CLE
@SLB
11
3
CLE
@SLB
1
1
 
(7)
NYG
@BRO
4
5
NYG
@BRO
7
0
PHI
@BSN
4
2
PHI
@BSN
2
6
CHC
@CIN
2
1
 
(11)
STL
@PIT
3
5
Sunday, September 4, 1938,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 16,000, Time of Game: 1:47
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Red Sox
12
72-52
 Won 1 
2nd, 13½ GB
at Athletics
2
45-82
 Lost 1 
8th, 42 GB
W: Bill Harris (4-3)
L: Bud Thomas (7-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         5  1  1   3  2  0   0  0  0   12 17  0
Athletics       0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  1    2  9  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Doc Cramer CF 6 1 2 1 0 0 6 .304 .354 .388 .742 5 0 2B
Joe Vosmik LF 6 3 4 0 0 0 6 .331 .389 .466 .854 5 0 2·2B
Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .340 .454 .679 1.132 5 0
   Red Nonnenkamp 1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .264 .344 .301 .645 4 0
Joe Cronin SS 2 2 1 1 2 0 5 .330 .437 .562 .999 1 1 2B,HBP
   Eric McNair SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160 .186 .191 .377 0 1
Pinky Higgins 3B 5 2 2 4 0 0 5 .301 .396 .387 .783 1 3 HR
Ben Chapman RF 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .326 .403 .491 .894 1 0 HR
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .283 .362 .398 .760 0 3
Johnny Peacock C 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .285 .340 .346 .687 5 0
Bill Harris P 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 2
Team Totals 43 12 17 12 4 3 48 .395 .458 .628 1.086 27 10
2B: D Cramer (35); J Vosmik 2 (33); J Cronin (40).
HR: P Higgins (3); B Chapman (6).
HBP: J Cronin (3).
TB: B Chapman 6; J Vosmik 6; P Higgins 5; D Cramer 3; J Cronin 2; J Peacock 2; B Harris 2; J Foxx.
RBI: P Higgins 4 (80); B Chapman 2 (62); J Peacock 2 (25); J Foxx (138); B Harris (3); D Cramer (61); J Cronin (84).
Team LOB: 9.

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Sperry 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .278 .322 .332 .653 2 3
Lou Finney 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .265 .323 .419 .742 14 0
Wally Moses RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .293 .356 .393 .749 1 0
Sam Chapman LF 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .251 .351 .458 .809 0 0 3B
Bob Johnson CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .316 .405 .572 .977 4 0
Billy Werber 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .264 .382 .404 .787 1 4
Frankie Hayes C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .397 .469 .866 5 0
Wayne Ambler SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .233 .315 .300 .615 0 6 2B
Bud Thomas P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .153 .109 .262 0 0
   Al Williams P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .040 .111 .040 .151 0 1
   Lynn Nelson 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .297 .347 .297 .644
   Dave Smith P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Ace Parker 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .230 .293 .274 .567
Team Totals 36 2 9 2 2 3 38 .250 .289 .333 .623 27 14
2B: W Ambler (21).
3B: S Chapman (6).
TB: S Chapman 3; W Ambler 2; L Finney 2; B Johnson; L Nelson; S Sperry; W Moses; F Hayes.
RBI: A Parker (12); B Johnson (99).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Ambler-S Sperry-L Finney.

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Harris, W (4-3) 9 9 2 2 2 3 0 4.05 38 62
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 2 3 0 2.00 38 62

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bud Thomas, L (7-12) 1 4 5 5 1 0 2 5.19 8 24
Al Williams 4 12 7 7 1 2 0 6.94 26
Dave Smith 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 5.79 14
Team Totals 9 17 12 12 4 3 2 12.00 48 24
Balks: None.
WP: A Williams (4).
HBP: A Williams (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cal Hubbard, 1B - Joe Rue, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Grieve.
Time of Game: 1:47.
Attendance: 16,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Doc Cramer CF 1 Stan Sperry 2B
2 Joe Vosmik LF 2 Lou Finney 1B
3 Jimmie Foxx 1B 3 Wally Moses RF
4 Joe Cronin SS 4 Sam Chapman LF
5 Pinky Higgins 3B 5 Bob Johnson CF
6 Ben Chapman RF 6 Billy Werber 3B
7 Bobby Doerr 2B 7 Frankie Hayes C
8 Johnny Peacock C 8 Wayne Ambler SS
9 Bill Harris P 9 Bud Thomas P

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