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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
4
13
NYY
@DET
2
3
WSH
@SLB
7
8
 
(12)
CHC
@PHI
4
3
 
(13)
Thursday, May 23, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 793, Time of Game: 2:42
Senators
7
13-17
 Lost 1 
5th, 7½ GB
at Browns
8
11-15
 Won 1 
5th, 7½ GB
W: Vern Kennedy (2-4)
L: Sid Hudson (2-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  1   2  0  0   0  1  1   0  0  2    7 14  3
Browns          1  0  0   0  1  0   0  2  1   0  0  3    8 10  1

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Case RF 5 2 2 0 1 0 6 .288 .378 .408 .786 4 0 2·SB
Buddy Lewis 3B 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 .287 .392 .451 .842 2 2
Johnny Welaj CF 6 1 3 2 0 0 6 .325 .386 .475 .861 3 0 2B,SB
Gee Walker LF 6 0 1 1 0 1 6 .321 .341 .448 .788 2 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 6 1 2 1 0 0 6 .270 .363 .360 .722 13 1 2B
Cecil Travis SS 5 1 2 1 1 0 6 .350 .415 .470 .885 4 4
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 5 1 2 2 0 1 6 .246 .270 .426 .696 2 4 HR,2B,SH,GDP
Rick Ferrell C 3 1 1 0 3 0 6 .299 .372 .351 .723 5 2
Walt Masterson P 4 0 1 0 0 3 4 .167 .286 .167 .452 0 2
   Sid Hudson P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .059 .059 .059 .118 0 2 GDP
Team Totals 47 7 14 7 6 5 54 .298 .377 .426 .803 35 17
2B: J Welaj (3); Z Bonura (4); J Bloodworth (6).
HR: J Bloodworth (4).
SH: J Bloodworth (3).
TB: J Bloodworth 6; J Welaj 4; Z Bonura 3; G Case 2; C Travis 2; R Ferrell; W Masterson; G Walker.
GIDP: S Hudson (1); J Bloodworth (7).
RBI: J Welaj 2 (6); J Bloodworth 2 (26); C Travis (13); Z Bonura (12); G Walker (29).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Travis-Z Bonura; J Bloodworth-C Travis-Z Bonura.
E: Z Bonura (5); C Travis (6); B Lewis (4).
Baserunning
SB: G Case 2 (13); J Welaj (1).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Alan Strange SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .226 .322 .302 .624 3 3 SB
   Joe Gallagher 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279 .319 .441 .761
   Johnny Berardino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .178 .196 .356 .551
   Lyn Lary SS 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167 2 2
Wally Judnich CF 4 1 1 0 2 1 6 .208 .283 .427 .710 2 0 SB
George McQuinn 1B 6 3 3 2 0 0 6 .324 .402 .528 .929 15 2 2·HR,2B,GDP
Rip Radcliff RF 3 1 1 1 3 0 6 .391 .437 .545 .982 1 1
Chet Laabs LF 6 1 1 1 0 1 6 .378 .500 .784 1.284 4 0 3B
Harlond Clift 3B 4 0 1 0 2 0 6 .190 .338 .317 .655 1 4 CS
Don Heffner 2B 6 0 1 1 0 0 6 .274 .294 .340 .633 0 7 GDP
Bob Swift C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .333 .329 .662 5 0
   George Susce C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .385 .529 .385 .914 2 0
Slick Coffman P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .222 .222 .222 .444 1 1
   Myril Hoag 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .314 .333 .343 .676
   Vern Kennedy P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .417 .667 0 0
Team Totals 44 8 10 5 8 4 52 .227 .346 .432 .778 36 20
2B: G McQuinn (9).
3B: C Laabs (1).
HR: G McQuinn 2 (3).
TB: G McQuinn 10; C Laabs 3; L Lary; A Strange; W Judnich; H Clift; R Radcliff; D Heffner.
GIDP: D Heffner (5); G McQuinn (3).
RBI: G McQuinn 2 (17); D Heffner (13); C Laabs (9); R Radcliff (21).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Heffner-L Lary-G McQuinn 2.
E: B Swift (4).
Baserunning
SB: A Strange (2); W Judnich (2).
CS: H Clift (1).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Walt Masterson 8 5 4 4 6 3 1 4.15 33 53
Sid Hudson, L (2-5) 3.2 5 4 3 2 1 1 6.94 19
Team Totals 11.2 10 8 7 8 4 2 5.40 52 53

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Slick Coffman 9 11 5 4 3 4 0 4.67 41 48
Vern Kennedy, W (2-4) 3 3 2 2 3 1 1 4.81 13
Team Totals 12 14 7 6 6 5 1 4.50 54 48
Balks: None.
WP: W Masterson (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Kolls.
Time of Game: 2:42.
Attendance: 793.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         St.Louis Browns
1 George Case RF 1 Alan Strange SS
2 Buddy Lewis 3B 2 Wally Judnich CF
3 Johnny Welaj CF 3 George McQuinn 1B
4 Gee Walker LF 4 Rip Radcliff RF
5 Zeke Bonura 1B 5 Chet Laabs LF
6 Cecil Travis SS 6 Harlond Clift 3B
7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 7 Don Heffner 2B
8 Rick Ferrell C 8 Bob Swift C
9 Walt Masterson P 9 Slick Coffman P

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