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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
4
8
PHA
@WSH
8
12
Monday, April 18, 1938,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 29,000, Time of Game: 2:15
Athletics
8
0-1
Lost 1 
7th, 1 GB
at Senators
12
1-0
Won 1 
1st
W: Wes Ferrell (1-0)
L: Al Williams (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  4   0  0  1   0  0  3    8 16  2
Senators        4  0  0   4  1  3   0  0  X   12 16  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Finney CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 3 0
Billy Werber 3B 5 2 4 0 0 0 5 .800 .800 .800 1.600 0 2
Babe Barna RF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
Bob Johnson LF 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .200 .200 .600 .800 2 0 3B
Dario Lodigiani 2B 4 2 3 1 1 0 5 .750 .800 1.000 1.800 2 3 2B
Gene Hasson 1B 5 0 4 3 0 0 5 .800 .800 1.200 2.000 12 1 3B
Rusty Peters SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 3 2
Frankie Hayes C 2 1 2 0 2 0 4 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 1 3B
Harry Kelley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Al Williams P 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 4 SH
   Mule Haas PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Eddie Smith P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 39 8 16 7 3 2 43 .410 .452 .590 1.042 24 13
2B: D Lodigiani (1).
3B: B Johnson (1); G Hasson (1); F Hayes (1).
SH: A Williams (1).
TB: G Hasson 6; F Hayes 4; D Lodigiani 4; B Werber 4; B Johnson 3; B Barna; L Finney.
RBI: G Hasson 3 (3); B Johnson 2 (2); D Lodigiani (1); L Finney (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: B Barna (1); R Peters (1).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Mel Almada CF 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .400 .400 .600 1.000 2 0 2B
Buddy Lewis 3B 3 3 1 3 2 0 5 .333 .600 1.333 1.933 2 0 HR
Taffy Wright RF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .400 .400 .400 .800 1 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 5 1 3 4 0 0 5 .600 .600 1.200 1.800 10 0 HR
John Stone LF 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 4 0 SB
Cecil Travis SS 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .600 .600 .600 1.200 0 4
Buddy Myer 2B 4 2 2 2 0 0 4 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 5 4 3B
Rick Ferrell C 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 3 0 SH
Wes Ferrell P 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 5
Team Totals 39 12 16 12 2 2 42 .410 .439 .641 1.080 27 13
2B: M Almada (1).
3B: B Myer (1).
HR: B Lewis (1); Z Bonura (1).
SH: R Ferrell (1).
TB: Z Bonura 6; B Myer 4; B Lewis 4; M Almada 3; C Travis 3; T Wright 2; W Ferrell 2; R Ferrell.
RBI: Z Bonura 4 (4); B Lewis 3 (3); W Ferrell 2 (2); B Myer 2 (2); T Wright (1).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Travis-B Myer-Z Bonura 2.
E: C Travis (1).
Baserunning
SB: J Stone (1).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Kelley 0.2 4 4 4 1 0 0 54.00 7 27
Al Williams, L (0-1) 4.1 8 5 5 0 0 1 10.38 21
Eddie Smith 3 4 3 2 1 2 1 6.00 14
Team Totals 8 16 12 11 2 2 2 12.38 42 27

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wes Ferrell, W (1-0) 9 16 8 7 3 2 0 7.00 43 24
Team Totals 9 16 8 7 3 2 0 7.00 43 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Kolls.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 29,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Washington Senators
1 Lou Finney CF 1 Mel Almada CF
2 Billy Werber 3B 2 Buddy Lewis 3B
3 Babe Barna RF 3 Taffy Wright RF
4 Bob Johnson LF 4 Zeke Bonura 1B
5 Dario Lodigiani 2B 5 John Stone LF
6 Gene Hasson 1B 6 Cecil Travis SS
7 Rusty Peters SS 7 Buddy Myer 2B
8 Frankie Hayes C 8 Rick Ferrell C
9 Harry Kelley P 9 Wes Ferrell P

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