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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
5
2
CHW
@DET
4
3
BOS
@NYY
0
4
WSH
@PHA
2
4
PHI
@BRO
3
5
NYG
@BSN
3
2
PIT
@CHC
5
7
CIN
@STL
7
1
CIN
@STL
13
4
Sunday, May 12, 1940,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 12,209, Time of Game: 1:43
Senators
2
9-13
 Lost 1 
7th, 7 GB
at Athletics
4
10-12
 Won 1 
4th, 6 GB
W: Johnny Babich (4-1)
L: Ken Chase (1-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  1    2  6  0
Athletics       0  1  0   0  1  2   0  0  X    4 10  1

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Case CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .284 .388 .409 .797 1 0 2B
Buddy Lewis RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .297 .379 .429 .807 2 1
Gee Walker LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .323 .350 .417 .767 1 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .222 .354 .315 .669 11 2
Cecil Travis 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .333 .404 .464 .869 2 4 3B
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .225 .258 .371 .629 0 1
Jimmy Pofahl SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .225 .287 .363 .650 2 5
   Sam West 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .500 .250 .750
   Charlie Gelbert SS 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0
Rick Ferrell C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260 .315 .280 .595 5 0
   Jake Early 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .389 .560 .556 1.116 GDP
   Al Evans C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .400 .538 .600 1.138 0 0
Ken Chase P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .100 .100 .300 .400 0 0
   Jimmy Wasdell 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .086 .135 .114 .249 2B
   Bucky Jacobs P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 31 2 6 2 4 1 35 .194 .286 .323 .608 24 14
2B: G Case (6); J Wasdell (1).
3B: C Travis (2).
TB: C Travis 3; J Wasdell 2; G Case 2; B Lewis; Z Bonura; C Gelbert.
GIDP: J Early (1).
RBI: J Bloodworth (18); B Lewis (11).
Team LOB: 6.

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Lillard SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .281 .370 .391 .760 4 5
Wally Moses RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .279 .398 .477 .875 2 0
Benny McCoy 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .276 .364 .448 .812 3 2 2B
Bob Johnson LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .306 .404 .553 .957 2 0
Dick Siebert 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .286 .330 .352 .682 7 1
Frankie Hayes C 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .368 .442 .515 .956 3 1 2B
Sam Chapman CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .214 .290 .429 .719 4 0 2·2B
Al Rubeling 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .222 .276 .420 .696 1 1 2·2B
Johnny Babich P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 1 0
Team Totals 33 4 10 4 3 3 36 .303 .361 .485 .846 27 10
2B: B McCoy (8); F Hayes (4); S Chapman 2 (4); A Rubeling 2 (4).
TB: A Rubeling 4; S Chapman 4; F Hayes 3; B McCoy 2; B Lillard; B Johnson; D Siebert.
RBI: S Chapman 2 (10); B Lillard (5); A Rubeling (10).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. F Hayes-B McCoy; B McCoy-B Lillard-D Siebert; B Lillard-B McCoy.
E: W Moses (1).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ken Chase, L (1-4) 7 9 4 4 3 3 0 6.28 32 43
Bucky Jacobs 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.75 4
Team Totals 8 10 4 4 3 3 0 4.50 36 43

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Babich, W (4-1) 9 6 2 2 4 1 0 3.09 35 64
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 4 1 0 2.00 35 64
Balks: None.
WP: K Chase (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Ormsby, 1B - Bill Grieve, 2B - (none), 3B - Steve Basil.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: 12,209.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Philadelphia Athletics
1 George Case CF 1 Bill Lillard SS
2 Buddy Lewis RF 2 Wally Moses RF
3 Gee Walker LF 3 Benny McCoy 2B
4 Zeke Bonura 1B 4 Bob Johnson LF
5 Cecil Travis 3B 5 Dick Siebert 1B
6 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 6 Frankie Hayes C
7 Jimmy Pofahl SS 7 Sam Chapman CF
8 Rick Ferrell C 8 Al Rubeling 3B
9 Ken Chase P 9 Johnny Babich P

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