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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
8
5
WSH
@NYY
4
12
WSH
@NYY
1
3
BOS
@PHA
4
1
CHW
@SLB
9
10
CHW
@SLB
5
7
PHI
@BRO
2
4
STL
@CHC
5
0
CIN
@PIT
2
5
Tuesday, May 28, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
White Sox
9
15-18
 Lost 1 
5th, 7½ GB
at Browns
10
13-18
 Won 1 
5th, 7½ GB
W: Vern Kennedy (3-4)
L: Johnny Rigney (3-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  1  0   5  1  2    9 16  2
Browns          3  0  2   2  0  2   1  0  X   10 12  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bob Kennedy 3B 6 0 2 1 0 1 6 .271 .318 .333 .652 2 1
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 2 3 1 2 0 6 .293 .373 .556 .930 8 2 HR,2B
Mike Kreevich CF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .283 .317 .391 .709 4 0 GDP
Taffy Wright RF 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .348 .389 .459 .848 1 0
Luke Appling SS 5 1 1 2 0 2 5 .323 .386 .402 .787 3 2 3B,GDP
Larry Rosenthal LF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .288 .462 .390 .851 4 0
Eric McNair 2B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .221 .239 .374 .613 1 5 HR
Mike Tresh C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .311 .366 .379 .745 1 0
   Tom Turner C 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .250 .286 .250 .536 0 0
Johnny Rigney P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .083 .083 .167 .250 0 0
   Ed Weiland P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Moose Solters PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .319 .348 .668
   Orval Grove P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Ken Silvestri PH 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2B
Team Totals 41 9 16 9 6 4 47 .390 .468 .634 1.102 24 10
2B: J Kuhel (8); K Silvestri (1).
3B: L Appling (2).
HR: J Kuhel (9); E McNair (4).
TB: J Kuhel 7; E McNair 5; L Appling 3; M Kreevich 3; L Rosenthal 2; K Silvestri 2; B Kennedy 2; T Wright; T Turner.
GIDP: L Appling (2); M Kreevich (6).
RBI: L Appling 2 (19); J Kuhel (24); B Kennedy (9); L Rosenthal (10); T Turner (2); M Kreevich (10); E McNair (21); K Silvestri (1).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Appling-E McNair-J Kuhel; J Kuhel-L Appling-J Kuhel.
E: L Appling (5); E McNair (5).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Alan Strange SS 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .200 .304 .267 .571 1 4
Wally Judnich CF 4 3 2 1 1 0 5 .230 .298 .469 .767 1 0
George McQuinn 1B 5 2 3 4 0 0 5 .336 .406 .563 .968 13 0 2·HR,GDP
Rip Radcliff LF 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 .388 .436 .527 .963 0 0
Myril Hoag RF 2 2 2 3 2 0 4 .370 .408 .478 .886 1 1 HR
Harlond Clift 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .195 .320 .329 .649 3 3 GDP
Don Heffner 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .295 .349 .644 1 4
   Johnny Berardino 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .191 .348 .539 1 2
Bob Swift C 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .282 .322 .318 .640 6 0
Vern Kennedy P 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .313 .313 .500 .813 0 0 2B
   Slick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 0
Team Totals 36 10 12 10 4 1 40 .333 .400 .611 1.011 27 14
2B: V Kennedy (1).
HR: G McQuinn 2 (5); M Hoag (1).
TB: G McQuinn 9; M Hoag 5; V Kennedy 3; W Judnich 2; B Swift 2; D Heffner.
GIDP: G McQuinn (4); H Clift (1).
RBI: G McQuinn 4 (22); M Hoag 3 (9); V Kennedy 2 (3); W Judnich (17).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Strange-J Berardino-G McQuinn; D Heffner-A Strange-G McQuinn.
E: J Berardino (4).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Rigney, L (3-6) 3 9 7 7 1 1 2 4.36 19 13
Ed Weiland 3 1 2 2 2 0 1 3.86 12
Orval Grove 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.50 9
Team Totals 8 12 10 10 4 1 3 11.25 40 13

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Kennedy, W (3-4) 7.1 13 7 7 6 4 2 5.49 40 22
Slick Coffman, S (1) 1.2 3 2 2 0 0 0 5.02 7
Team Totals 9 16 9 9 6 4 2 9.00 47 22
Balks: V Kennedy (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - John Quinn, 2B - (none), 3B - George Pipgras.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         St.Louis Browns
1 Bob Kennedy 3B 1 Alan Strange SS
2 Joe Kuhel 1B 2 Wally Judnich CF
3 Mike Kreevich CF 3 George McQuinn 1B
4 Taffy Wright RF 4 Rip Radcliff LF
5 Luke Appling SS 5 Myril Hoag RF
6 Larry Rosenthal LF 6 Harlond Clift 3B
7 Eric McNair 2B 7 Don Heffner 2B
8 Mike Tresh C 8 Bob Swift C
9 Johnny Rigney P 9 Vern Kennedy P

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