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Scores
Standings
CHW
@DET
1
5
CHW
@DET
11
9
WSH
@NYY
3
4
WSH
@NYY
2
6
BOS
@PHA
10
7
BOS
@PHA
5
1
CLE
@SLB
15
5
CLE
@SLB
4
5
NYG
@BRO
4
8
CIN
@CHC
7
2
STL
@PIT
9
3
STL
@PIT
11
4
Sunday, September 10, 1939,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 23,285, Time of Game: 1:30
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Red Sox
5
78-55
 Won 2 
2nd, 17½ GB
at Athletics
1
47-86
 Lost 2 
7th, 48½ GB
W: Joe Heving (11-3)
L: Lynn Nelson (9-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         1  0  1   0  0  0   2  1  0    5  8  0
Athletics       0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  4  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .315 .372 .416 .788 11 0 2B
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .303 .346 .374 .720 4 0
Ted Williams RF 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .327 .423 .606 1.029 2 0 HR,3B
Joe Cronin SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .297 .399 .476 .875 0 1
   Tom Carey SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288 .314 .356 .670 0 0
Joe Vosmik LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .274 .354 .391 .745 4 0
Jim Tabor 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .299 .347 .456 .803 0 4
Bobby Doerr 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .316 .362 .456 .818 0 3
Gene Desautels C 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .230 .332 .298 .629 6 0 2B
Joe Heving P 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .185 .185 .185 .370 0 1
Team Totals 35 5 8 5 1 2 36 .229 .250 .429 .679 27 9
2B: L Finney (13); G Desautels (12).
3B: T Williams (11).
HR: T Williams (26).
TB: T Williams 7; L Finney 2; G Desautels 2; J Heving; J Vosmik; B Doerr; J Tabor.
RBI: G Desautels 2 (17); J Vosmik (80); D Cramer (45); T Williams (133).
Team LOB: 4.

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Wally Moses RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .290 .349 .394 .743 3 0 2·2B
Joe Gantenbein 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .290 .353 .393 .746 0 2
Bob Johnson LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .334 .438 .561 .999 6 0 SB
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .287 .352 .517 .868 3 0
Dick Siebert 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .316 .350 .469 .819 6 0 3B
Sam Chapman CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .255 .330 .410 .739 5 0
   Dee Miles PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303 .335 .397 .732
Skeeter Newsome SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .216 .273 .261 .534 2 2
Dario Lodigiani 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .257 .336 .370 .706 2 3
Lynn Nelson P 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .203 .225 .232 .457 0 0 HBP
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 1 4 33 .129 .182 .258 .440 27 7
2B: W Moses 2 (21).
3B: D Siebert (3).
HBP: L Nelson (1).
TB: W Moses 4; D Siebert 3; J Gantenbein.
RBI: J Gantenbein (30).
Team LOB: 5.
Baserunning
SB: B Johnson (13).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Heving, W (11-3) 9 4 1 1 1 4 0 3.39 33 78
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 1 4 0 1.00 33 78

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lynn Nelson, L (9-11) 9 8 5 5 1 2 1 4.79 36 52
Team Totals 9 8 5 5 1 2 1 5.00 36 52
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Heving (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cal Hubbard, 1B - Lou Kolls, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 1:30.
Attendance: 23,285.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Lou Finney 1B 1 Wally Moses RF
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Joe Gantenbein 3B
3 Ted Williams RF 3 Bob Johnson LF
4 Joe Cronin SS 4 Frankie Hayes C
5 Joe Vosmik LF 5 Dick Siebert 1B
6 Jim Tabor 3B 6 Sam Chapman CF
7 Bobby Doerr 2B 7 Skeeter Newsome SS
8 Gene Desautels C 8 Dario Lodigiani 2B
9 Joe Heving P 9 Lynn Nelson P

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