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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
3
8
DET
@BOS
5
8
CLE
@NYY
3
4
 
(13)
CHW
@WSH
2
5
BRO
@CHC
2
1
BSN
@CIN
3
4
PHI
@STL
3
0
Wednesday, July 17, 1940,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 2,500, Time of Game: 1:50
White Sox
2
36-40
 Lost 1 
5th, 9½ GB
at Senators
5
35-48
 Won 4 
6th, 14 GB
W: Dutch Leonard (10-9)
L: Bill Dietrich (4-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  8  5
Senators        1  0  0   0  1  0   0  3  X    5  9  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Skeeter Webb 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 .228 .569 2 8 CS
Mike Kreevich CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .664 2 1 2·SH
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 1 1 2 0 1 .270 .821 12 0 HR
Moose Solters LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .315 .817 1 0
Taffy Wright RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 .361 .886 0 0
Luke Appling SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .864 2 4
Mike Tresh C 4 0 2 0 0 0 .305 .744 3 1 2B,CS
Eric McNair 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 .227 .633 2 1
Bill Dietrich P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .280 .653 0 0
   Clint Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .384 0 0
Team Totals 30 2 8 2 2 3 .267 .713 24 15
2B: M Tresh (10).
HR: J Kuhel (16).
SH: M Kreevich 2 (14).
TB: J Kuhel 4; M Tresh 3; T Wright 2; S Webb 2; M Solters.
RBI: J Kuhel 2 (48).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Appling-S Webb-J Kuhel; S Webb-J Kuhel.
E: M Solters (4); E McNair 4 (17).
Baserunning
CS: M Tresh (5); S Webb (1).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
George Case CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 .293 .729 1 0
Buddy Lewis RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 .314 .851 3 0
Gee Walker LF 4 1 4 1 0 0 .307 .777 4 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 .285 .760 6 2
Jimmy Bloodworth 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 .256 .678 1 2
Buddy Myer 2B 3 1 1 1 1 0 .311 .758 4 1
Jimmy Pofahl SS 4 0 3 2 0 0 .238 .633 0 1 2B,GDP
Rick Ferrell C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .686 6 2 GDP
Dutch Leonard P 3 0 0 0 0 0 .193 .386 2 2
Team Totals 30 5 9 4 4 2 .300 .716 27 10
2B: J Pofahl (12).
TB: G Walker 4; J Pofahl 4; B Lewis; B Myer.
GIDP: J Pofahl (4); R Ferrell (5).
RBI: J Pofahl 2 (17); G Walker (58); B Myer (13).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Ferrell-J Bloodworth; D Leonard-B Myer.
E: B Lewis (10).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Dietrich, L (4-3) 7.1 7 4 2 4 1 0 4.73 31 49
Clint Brown 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.08 3
Team Totals 8 9 5 3 4 2 0 3.38 34 49

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dutch Leonard, W (10-9) 9 8 2 2 2 3 1 3.38 34 64
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 2 3 1 2.00 34 64
Balks: None.
WP: B Dietrich (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Moriarty, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Washington Senators
1 Skeeter Webb 2B 1 George Case CF
2 Mike Kreevich CF 2 Buddy Lewis RF
3 Joe Kuhel 1B 3 Gee Walker LF
4 Moose Solters LF 4 Zeke Bonura 1B
5 Taffy Wright RF 5 Jimmy Bloodworth 3B
6 Luke Appling SS 6 Buddy Myer 2B
7 Mike Tresh C 7 Jimmy Pofahl SS
8 Eric McNair 3B 8 Rick Ferrell C
9 Bill Dietrich P 9 Dutch Leonard P

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