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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
6
5
CHW
@NYY
1
3
DET
@PHA
3
2
 
(11)
CLE
@WSH
1
0
 
(12)
PHI
@CHC
1
4
 
(6)
NYG
@CIN
3
6
BSN
@PIT
5
7
BRO
@STL
3
6
Tuesday, August 15, 1944,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 2,000, Time of Game: 2:15
Tigers
3
58-52
 Won 1 
3rd, 8 GB
at Athletics
2
51-63
 Lost 1 
7th, 17 GB
W: Hal Newhouser (19-7)
L: Joe Berry (6-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  1  0   0  0  0   0  1  0   0  1    3  6  2
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0    2  9  2

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Doc Cramer CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .251 .299 .301 .600 0 0
Eddie Mayo 2B 5 0 0 1 0 1 5 .247 .310 .312 .622 3 7
Chuck Hostetler RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .300 .350 .350 .700 1 0
   Jimmy Outlaw RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272 .321 .357 .678 0 0
Rudy York 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .272 .362 .403 .765 19 0
Dick Wakefield LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .298 .379 .516 .895 1 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .305 .400 .438 .837 1 7 2B
Paul Richards C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .245 .336 .316 .653 6 0
Joe Orengo SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .217 .312 .283 .595 1 4
Stubby Overmire P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .220 .319 .341 .661 1 0 SH
   Dizzy Trout P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .287 .368 .656 0 0
   Hal Newhouser P 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253 .289 .278 .568 0 0 SH
Team Totals 37 3 6 3 0 4 39 .162 .162 .189 .351 33 18
2B: P Higgins (25).
SH: S Overmire (5); H Newhouser (6).
TB: P Higgins 3; J Orengo 2; R York; D Cramer.
RBI: P Higgins (54); J Orengo (10); E Mayo (45).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
E: D Cramer (6); J Orengo (14).

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Irv Hall 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .265 .305 .330 .635 4 4 3B
   Joe Berry P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .071 .133 .071 .205 0 0
Ford Garrison RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .252 .300 .311 .612 3 0 SH
   Hal Epps CF 2 0 2 1 0 0 2 .235 .325 .336 .662 0 0
Bobby Estalella CF-RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .286 .368 .378 .746 9 0
Frankie Hayes C 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .250 .318 .385 .703 4 0
Dick Siebert LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .325 .401 .443 .844 1 1
   George Kell 3B 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .274 .311 .322 .633 0 0
Bill McGhee 1B 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .331 .366 .380 .745 9 1
Joe Burns 3B-2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .236 .267 .306 .572 1 1 SH
Ed Busch SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .258 .301 .286 .587 1 2
Luke Hamlin P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .209 .306 .209 .515 0 3
   Charlie Metro LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .209 .244 .233 .477 1 0
Team Totals 41 2 9 2 2 5 45 .220 .256 .268 .524 33 12
3B: I Hall (6).
SH: F Garrison (9); J Burns (2).
TB: I Hall 4; B McGhee 2; H Epps 2; C Metro; B Estalella; E Busch.
RBI: I Hall (29); H Epps (11).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: J Burns (7); D Siebert (8).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Stubby Overmire 7.1 5 2 2 0 2 0 3.22 26 62
Dizzy Trout 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.83 3
Hal Newhouser, W (19-7) 3.1 2 0 0 2 3 0 2.18 16
Team Totals 11 9 2 2 2 5 0 1.64 45 62

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Luke Hamlin 8 4 2 1 0 2 0 2.66 28 70
Joe Berry, L (6-7) 3 2 1 1 0 2 0 2.25 11
Team Totals 11 6 3 2 0 4 0 1.64 39 70
Balks: None.
WP: L Hamlin (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cal Hubbard, 1B - Charlie Berry, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Jones.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 2,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Philadelphia Athletics
1 Doc Cramer CF 1 Irv Hall 2B
2 Eddie Mayo 2B 2 Ford Garrison RF
3 Chuck Hostetler RF 3 Bobby Estalella CF
4 Rudy York 1B 4 Frankie Hayes C
5 Dick Wakefield LF 5 Dick Siebert LF
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Bill McGhee 1B
7 Paul Richards C 7 Joe Burns 3B
8 Joe Orengo SS 8 Ed Busch SS
9 Stubby Overmire P 9 Luke Hamlin P

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