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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
2
3
CHW
@BOS
5
6
 
(10)
SLB
@NYY
1
5
CLE
@PHA
12
8
DET
@WSH
3
5
BRO
@CHC
8
6
BRO
@CHC
3
1
BSN
@CIN
1
2
PHI
@PIT
4
5
 
(10)
NYG
@STL
6
3
 
(13)
Tuesday, July 25, 1939,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 2,500, Time of Game: 2:11
Indians
12
46-40
 Won 3 
4th, 16 GB
at Athletics
8
33-53
 Lost 3 
7th, 29 GB
W: Mel Harder (5-7)
L: Bill Beckmann (3-5)
S: Joe Dobson (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  1   0  1  1   0  0  9   12 20  2
Athletics       2  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  5    8 13  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Skeeter Webb SS 5 1 2 1 0 1 .258 .637 4 2 HR
Roy Weatherly LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 .322 .781 5 0
Ben Chapman CF 5 2 1 1 0 0 .283 .818 3 0
Hal Trosky 1B 5 1 4 1 0 0 .329 .970 5 1 2B
Bruce Campbell RF 5 1 2 2 0 0 .301 .868 1 0
Ken Keltner 3B 5 3 4 2 0 0 .315 .847 4 0 HR,2B,GDP
Odell Hale 2B 5 1 3 1 0 0 .306 .771 2 2 SB
Luke Sewell C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 2 2
   Jeff Heath 2 1 2 3 0 0 .290 .863 3B,2B
   Rollie Hemsley C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .653 1 0
Mel Harder P 4 1 1 1 0 1 .100 .267 0 1 SH
   Joe Dobson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .220 0 0
Team Totals 44 12 20 12 0 2 .455 1.159 27 8
2B: J Heath (24); K Keltner (19); H Trosky (23).
3B: J Heath (5).
HR: K Keltner (7); S Webb (2).
SH: M Harder (1).
TB: K Keltner 8; H Trosky 5; J Heath 5; S Webb 5; O Hale 3; B Campbell 2; B Chapman; R Weatherly; M Harder.
GIDP: K Keltner (10).
RBI: J Heath 3 (50); K Keltner 2 (50); B Campbell 2 (32); M Harder (4); H Trosky (63); O Hale (23); B Chapman (51); S Webb (23).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: K Keltner (10); B Campbell (4).
Baserunning
SB: O Hale (2).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Wally Moses RF 5 1 2 2 0 0 .322 .795 2 0 3B,CS
Dick Siebert 1B 3 1 1 2 1 0 .309 .812 11 1 2B,SH
Dee Miles CF 5 2 3 0 0 0 .315 .755 4 1 3B,CS
Bob Johnson LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 .344 1.024 1 0
Frankie Hayes C 4 1 2 3 0 0 .277 .827 4 0 HR,SH
Bill Nagel 2B 5 1 1 0 0 2 .290 .851 1 6
Skeeter Newsome SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 .229 .588 1 3 SB
   Joe Gantenbein 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .738
Dario Lodigiani 3B 3 1 0 0 0 0 .267 .737 2 3 HBP
Bill Beckmann P 3 0 2 0 0 0 .333 .688 1 2
   Bob Joyce P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115 .302 0 0
   Chubby Dean 1 1 1 0 0 0 .293 .667
Team Totals 37 8 13 8 2 2 .351 .968 27 16
2B: D Siebert (10).
3B: D Miles (5); W Moses (3).
HR: F Hayes (10).
SH: F Hayes (8); D Siebert (4).
HBP: D Lodigiani (4).
TB: D Miles 5; F Hayes 5; W Moses 4; D Siebert 2; B Beckmann 2; B Johnson; C Dean; B Nagel.
RBI: F Hayes 3 (44); D Siebert 2 (16); W Moses 2 (14); B Johnson (70).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Lodigiani-D Siebert.
Baserunning
SB: S Newsome (2).
CS: D Miles (4); W Moses (2).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mel Harder, W (5-7) 8.2 12 8 8 2 1 1 4.70 40 27
Joe Dobson, S (1) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.04 2
Team Totals 9 13 8 8 2 2 1 8.00 42 27

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Beckmann, L (3-5) 8.2 17 10 10 0 2 2 5.89 41 12
Bob Joyce 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 6.98 4
Team Totals 9 20 12 12 0 2 2 12.00 45 12
Balks: None.
WP: M Harder (1).
HBP: M Harder (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Grieve.
Time of Game: 2:11.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Skeeter Webb SS 1 Wally Moses RF
2 Roy Weatherly LF 2 Dick Siebert 1B
3 Ben Chapman CF 3 Dee Miles CF
4 Hal Trosky 1B 4 Bob Johnson LF
5 Bruce Campbell RF 5 Frankie Hayes C
6 Ken Keltner 3B 6 Bill Nagel 2B
7 Odell Hale 2B 7 Skeeter Newsome SS
8 Luke Sewell C 8 Dario Lodigiani 3B
9 Mel Harder P 9 Bill Beckmann P

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