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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Baltimore Orioles - 1954

    54-100

    Seventh place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Eddie Waitkus .283 2 33
    2B Bobby Young .245 4 24
    SS Billy Hunter .243 2 27
    3B Vern Stephens .285 8 46
    OF Chuck Diering .258 2 29
    OF Cal Abrams .293 6 25
    OF Gil Coan .279 2 20
    C Clint Courtney .270 4 37
      Other position players:
    Bob Kennedy (.251, 6, 45), Dick Kryhoski (.260, 1, 34), Jim Fridley (.246, 4, 36), Sam Mele (.239, 5, 32), Jim Brideweser (.265, 0, 12), Les Moss (.246, 0, 5), Vic Wertz (.202, 1, 13), Chico Garcia (.113, 0, 5), Ray Murray (.246, 0, 2), Joe Durham (.225, 1, 3), Frank Kellert (.206, 0, 1), Don Lenhardt (.152, 0, 1), Dick Kokos (.200, 1, 1), Neil Berry (.111, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Bob Turley 14-15 3.46 0
    R Joe Coleman 13-17 3.50 0
    R Don Larsen 3-21 4.37 0
    R Duane Pillette 10-14 3.12 0
    R Lou Kretlow 6-11 4.37 0
    BULLPEN
    R Howie Fox 1-2 3.67 2
    R Mike Blyzka 1-5 4.69 1
    R Bob Chakales 3-7 3.73 3
    R Marlin Stuart 1-2 4.46 2
      Other pitchers:
    Bob Kuzava (1-3, 4.18), Billy O'Dell (1-1, 2.76), Dave Koslo (0-1, 3.14), Dick Littlefield (0-0, 10.50), Vern Bickford (0-1, 9.00), Jay Heard (0-0, 13.50), Ryne Duren (0-0, 9.00)
     





    Monday, January 18
    Future Oriole Scott McGregor is born in Inglewood, CA.
    Saturday, March 20
    Future Oriole Paul Mirabella is born in Belleville, NJ.
    Tuesday, April 13
    Lost to Tigers (1-0), 3-0Tiger Stadium (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Steve GromekSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Frank Bolling (Tigers)
    Wednesday, April 14
    Defeated Tigers (1-1), 3-2Tiger Stadium (1-1)1-1
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Ray HerbertThird1 out
    Thursday, April 15
    Defeated White Sox (0-3), 3-1Memorial Stadium (1-0)2-1Won 2
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Bob TurleyFirst--
    Saturday, April 17
    Lost to Tigers (3-1), 1-0Memorial Stadium (1-1)2-2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Joe ColemanFourth1 out
    Sunday, April 18
    Lost to Tigers (4-1), 8-3Memorial Stadium (1-2)2-3Lost 2
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Don LarsenThird2 out
    Wednesday, April 21
    Lost to Indians (3-3), 2-1Memorial Stadium (1-3)2-4Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Bob TurleyFourth1 out
    Thursday, April 22
    Defeated Indians (3-4), 4-1Memorial Stadium (2-3)3-4
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Duane PilletteSecond1 out
    Friday, April 23
    Defeated White Sox (4-4), 3-1Comiskey Park I (1-0)4-4Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Billy PierceThird1 out
    Saturday, April 24
    Lost to White Sox (5-4), 14-4Comiskey Park I (1-1)4-5
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Bob KeeganFourth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Chico Garcia (Orioles)
    Sunday, April 25
    Lost to White Sox (6-4), 3-2Comiskey Park I (1-2)4-6Lost 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Virgil TrucksFifth3 out
    Lost to White Sox (7-4), 4-3Comiskey Park I (1-3)4-7Lost 3
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Mike FornielesFifth3 out
    Thursday, April 29
    Defeated Senators (6-5), 2-1Griffith Stadium (1-0)5-7
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Mickey McDermottSeventh2 out
    Friday, April 30
    Lost to Athletics (6-5), 5-1Shibe Park (0-1)5-8
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Bob TriceSixth3 out
    Saturday, May 1
    Lost to Athletics (7-5), 2-1Shibe Park (0-2)5-9Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Alex KellnerSeventh4 out
    Sunday, May 2
    Future Oriole Keith Moreland is born in Dallas, TX.
    Wednesday, May 5
    Lost to Yankees (8-9), 4-2Yankee Stadium (0-1)5-10Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Ed LopatSeventh5 out
    Thursday, May 6
    Lost to Yankees (9-9), 9-0Yankee Stadium (0-2)5-11Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Allie ReynoldsSixth6 out
    Saturday, May 8
    Lost to Indians (12-7), 5-3Memorial Stadium (2-4)5-12Lost 5
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Duane PilletteEighth6 out
    Sunday, May 9
    Defeated Indians (12-8), 2-1Memorial Stadium (3-4)6-12
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Bob TurleyEighth6 out
    Monday, May 10
    Defeated Athletics (9-12), 7-6Memorial Stadium (4-4)7-12Won 2
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Don LarsenSixth5 out
    Tuesday, May 11
    Defeated Athletics (9-13), 2-0Memorial Stadium (5-4)8-12Won 3
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Joe ColemanSixth4 out
    Thursday, May 13
    Lost to Red Sox (6-11), 9-1Memorial Stadium (5-5)8-13
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Duane PilletteFifth5 out
    Friday, May 14
    Defeated Red Sox (6-12), 7-2Memorial Stadium (6-5)9-13
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob TurleyFifth5 out
    Saturday, May 15
    Defeated Red Sox (6-13), 2-1Memorial Stadium (7-5)10-13Won 2
    Starters: Tex Clevenger vs Joe ColemanFourth5 out
    Sunday, May 16
    Lost to Yankees (17-10), 2-0Memorial Stadium (7-6)10-14
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Dave KosloFifth5 out
    Defeated Yankees (17-11), 6-2Memorial Stadium (8-6)11-14
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Don LarsenFifth5 out
    Tuesday, May 18
    Lost to Senators (10-17), 3-1Memorial Stadium (8-7)11-15
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob TurleyFifth6 out
    Wednesday, May 19
    Defeated Senators (10-18), 5-3Memorial Stadium (9-7)12-15
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Joe ColemanFifth6 out
    Friday, May 21
    Lost to Indians (21-10), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (0-1)12-16
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Early WynnFifth7 out
    Saturday, May 22
    Lost to Indians (22-10), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (0-2)12-17Lost 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Mike GarciaFifth8 out
    Sunday, May 23
    Lost to Indians (23-10), 14-3Cleveland Stadium (0-3)12-18Lost 3
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Bob FellerFifth10 out
    Lost to Indians (24-10), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (0-4)12-19Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Art HouttemanFifth10 out
    Tuesday, May 25
    Lost to Tigers (17-13), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-2)12-20Lost 5
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Billy HoeftFifth10 out
    Wednesday, May 26
    Lost to Tigers (18-13), 6-3Tiger Stadium (1-3)12-21Lost 6
    Starters: Don Larsen vs George ZuverinkSixth10 out
    Thursday, May 27
    Lost to Tigers (19-13), 7-1Tiger Stadium (1-4)12-22Lost 7
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Ned GarverSixth11 out
    Friday, May 28
    Lost to White Sox (25-13), 11-6Memorial Stadium (9-8)12-23Lost 8
    Starters: Mike Fornieles vs Lou KretlowSeventh12 out
    Lost to White Sox (26-13), 14-8Memorial Stadium (9-9)12-24Lost 9
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Bob TurleySeventh12 out
    Saturday, May 29
    Lost to White Sox (27-13), 11-4Memorial Stadium (9-10)12-25Lost 10
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Joe ColemanSeventh13 out
    Sunday, May 30
    Defeated White Sox (27-14), 5-2Memorial Stadium (10-10)13-25
    Starters: Al Sima vs Don LarsenEighth13 out
    Monday, May 31
    Lost to Tigers (20-16), 7-5Memorial Stadium (10-11)13-26
    Starters: George Zuverink vs Bob TurleySeventh13 out
    Defeated Tigers (20-17), 4-2Memorial Stadium (11-11)14-26
    Starters: Billy Hoeft vs Duane PilletteSeventh13 out
    Tuesday, June 1
    Lost to Tigers (21-17), 4-3Memorial Stadium (11-12)14-27
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Lou KretlowEighth14 out
    Wednesday, June 2
    Defeated Athletics (15-28), 9-1Shibe Park (1-2)15-27
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh14 out
    Thursday, June 3
    Lost to Athletics (16-28), 6-2Shibe Park (1-3)15-28
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Marion FricanoEighth14 out
    Friday, June 4
    Lost to Athletics (17-28), 7-6Shibe Park (1-4)15-29Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Bob TriceEighth14 out
    Saturday, June 5
    Defeated Yankees (28-19), 2-1Yankee Stadium (1-2)16-29
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Harry ByrdEighth14 out
    Lost to Yankees (29-19), 3-1Yankee Stadium (1-3)16-30
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Jim McDonaldEighth14 out
    Sunday, June 6
    Defeated Yankees (29-20), 7-5Yankee Stadium (2-3)17-30
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Bob GrimSeventh15 out
    Lost to Yankees (30-20), 5-2Yankee Stadium (2-4)17-31
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Allie ReynoldsSeventh15 out
    Tuesday, June 8
    Defeated Red Sox (18-26), 7-4Fenway Park (1-0)18-31
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Tex ClevengerSeventh15 out
    Future Oriole Lenn Sakata is born in Honolulu, HI.
    Wednesday, June 9
    Lost to Red Sox (19-26), 7-6Fenway Park (1-1)18-32
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Bill HenrySeventh16 out
    Thursday, June 10
    Defeated Red Sox (19-27), 5-1Fenway Park (2-1)19-32
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Leo KielySeventh15 out
    Defeated Red Sox (19-28), 9-0Fenway Park (3-1)20-32Won 2
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Tom HerrinSeventh15 out
    Friday, June 11
    Lost to Senators (22-29), 9-8Griffith Stadium (1-1)20-33
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Johnny SchmitzSeventh15 out
    Saturday, June 12
    Defeated Senators (22-30), 7-3Griffith Stadium (2-1)21-33
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Chuck StobbsSixth15 out
    Sunday, June 13
    Defeated Senators (22-31), 6-4Griffith Stadium (3-1)22-33Won 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Mickey McDermottSixth16 out
    Lost to Senators (23-31), 4-0Griffith Stadium (3-2)22-34
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Bob PorterfieldSixth16 out
    Tuesday, June 15
    Lost to Yankees (36-22), 6-4Memorial Stadium (11-13)22-35Lost 2
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Joe ColemanSeventh17 out
    Wednesday, June 16
    Lost to Yankees (37-22), 2-0Memorial Stadium (11-14)22-36Lost 3
    Starters: Whitey Ford vs Duane PilletteSeventh18 out
    Thursday, June 17
    Lost to Yankees (38-22), 9-2Memorial Stadium (11-15)22-37Lost 4
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Bob TurleySeventh19 out
    Friday, June 18
    Lost to Senators (24-34), 7-5Memorial Stadium (11-16)22-38Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Lou KretlowSeventh20 out
    Saturday, June 19
    Lost to Senators (25-34), 5-2Memorial Stadium (11-17)22-39Lost 6
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Joe ColemanEighth20 out
    Sunday, June 20
    Lost to Senators (26-34), 7-1Memorial Stadium (11-18)22-40Lost 7
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Duane PilletteEighth22 out
    Lost to Senators (27-34), 7-2Memorial Stadium (11-19)22-41Lost 8
    Starters: Dean Stone vs Bob ChakalesEighth22 out
    Major-league debuts: Billy O'Dell (Orioles)
    Tuesday, June 22
    Lost to Red Sox (22-38), 3-1Memorial Stadium (11-20)22-42Lost 9
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Bob TurleyEighth22 out
    Wednesday, June 23
    Defeated Red Sox (22-39), 8-7Memorial Stadium (12-20)23-42
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Joe ColemanEighth22 out
    Friday, June 25
    Defeated Athletics (26-38), 5-1Memorial Stadium (13-20)24-42Won 2
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Duane PilletteSeventh21 out
    Saturday, June 26
    Defeated Athletics (26-39), 5-4Memorial Stadium (14-20)25-42Won 3
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Lou KretlowSeventh20 out
    Sunday, June 27
    Defeated Athletics (26-40), 4-3Memorial Stadium (15-20)26-42Won 4
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Bob TurleySixth19 out
    Defeated Athletics (26-41), 3-2Memorial Stadium (16-20)27-42Won 5
    Starters: Al Sima vs Joe ColemanSixth19 out
    Tuesday, June 29
    Lost to Indians (47-22), 5-1Memorial Stadium (16-21)27-43
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Don LarsenSeventh20 out
    Wednesday, June 30
    Lost to Indians (48-22), 2-0Memorial Stadium (16-22)27-44Lost 2
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Duane PilletteSeventh21 out
    Friday, July 2
    Defeated Tigers (31-38), 2-0Memorial Stadium (17-22)28-44
    Starters: Al Aber vs Joe ColemanSeventh22 out
    Saturday, July 3
    Defeated Tigers (31-39), 5-3Memorial Stadium (18-22)29-44Won 2
    Starters: Billy Hoeft vs Bob TurleySeventh22 out
    Sunday, July 4
    Defeated Tigers (31-40), 3-1Memorial Stadium (19-22)30-44Won 3
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Lou KretlowSixth22 out
    Monday, July 5
    Lost to White Sox (47-30), 3-0Comiskey Park I (1-4)30-45
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Billy PierceSixth23 out
    Lost to White Sox (48-30), 2-1Comiskey Park I (1-5)30-46Lost 2
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Harry DorishSixth23 out
    Tuesday, July 6
    Lost to Indians (54-23), 11-3Cleveland Stadium (0-5)30-47Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Early WynnSixth24 out
    Wednesday, July 7
    Lost to Indians (55-23), 6-1Cleveland Stadium (0-6)30-48Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Mike GarciaSeventh25 out
    Thursday, July 8
    Lost to Indians (56-23), 4-1Cleveland Stadium (0-7)30-49Lost 5
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Bob FellerSeventh26 out
    Friday, July 9
    Defeated Tigers (33-44), 7-5Tiger Stadium (2-4)31-49
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs George ZuverinkSeventh25 out
    Saturday, July 10
    Lost to Tigers (34-44), 2-1Tiger Stadium (2-5)31-50
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ned GarverSeventh25 out
    Sunday, July 11
    Lost to Tigers (35-44), 2-1Tiger Stadium (2-6)31-51Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Al AberEighth24 out
    Thursday, July 15
    Lost to Yankees (57-28), 3-1Yankee Stadium (2-5)31-52Lost 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Bob WieslerEighth25 out
    Friday, July 16
    Lost to Yankees (58-28), 3-2Yankee Stadium (2-6)31-53Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Whitey FordEighth26 out
    Saturday, July 17
    Lost to Yankees (59-28), 9-3Yankee Stadium (2-7)31-54Lost 5
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Ed LopatEighth27 out
    Sunday, July 18
    Lost to Red Sox (35-49), 4-0Fenway Park (3-2)31-55Lost 6
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Russ KemmererSeventh27 out
    Defeated Red Sox (35-50), 4-1Fenway Park (4-2)32-55
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Bill HenrySeventh27 out
    Monday, July 19
    Lost to Red Sox (36-50), 9-7Fenway Park (4-3)32-56
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Sid HudsonSeventh29 out
    Lost to Red Sox (37-50), 8-5Fenway Park (4-4)32-57Lost 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Leo KielySeventh29 out
    Tuesday, July 20
    Lost to Senators (36-50), 9-1Griffith Stadium (3-3)32-58Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Johnny SchmitzSeventh29 out
    Wednesday, July 21
    Lost to Senators (37-50), 6-5Griffith Stadium (3-4)32-59Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Dean StoneSeventh30 out
    Thursday, July 22
    Lost to Senators (38-50), 3-2Griffith Stadium (3-5)32-60Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Bob PorterfieldEighth31 out
    Friday, July 23
    Defeated Athletics (31-58), 7-5Shibe Park (2-4)33-60
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Alex KellnerSeventh31 out
    Saturday, July 24
    Lost to Athletics (32-58), 6-5Shibe Park (2-5)33-61
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Johnny GrayEighth32 out
    Sunday, July 25
    Lost to Athletics (33-58), 9-4Shibe Park (2-6)33-62Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Arnie PortocarreroEighth33 out
    Lost to Athletics (34-58), 6-4Shibe Park (2-7)33-63Lost 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Sonny DixonEighth33 out
    Tuesday, July 27
    Defeated Senators (41-51), 7-5Memorial Stadium (20-22)34-63
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Duane PilletteEighth33 out
    Wednesday, July 28
    Defeated Senators (41-52), 2-1Memorial Stadium (21-22)35-63Won 2
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Joe ColemanEighth33 out
    Thursday, July 29
    Lost to Senators (42-52), 6-0Memorial Stadium (21-23)35-64
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Billy O'DellEighth33 out
    Friday, July 30
    Defeated Yankees (67-34), 10-0Memorial Stadium (22-23)36-64
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Don LarsenSeventh33 out
    Saturday, July 31
    Lost to Yankees (68-34), 6-5Memorial Stadium (22-24)36-65
    Starters: Bob Grim vs Bob TurleySeventh34 out
    Sunday, August 1
    Lost to Yankees (69-34), 8-6Memorial Stadium (22-25)36-66Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Duane PilletteSeventh36 out
    Lost to Yankees (70-34), 2-1Memorial Stadium (22-26)36-67Lost 3
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Joe ColemanSeventh36 out
    Monday, August 2
    Defeated Athletics (35-67), 10-2Memorial Stadium (23-26)37-67
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Bob TurleySeventh35 out
    Tuesday, August 3
    Lost to Athletics (36-67), 6-2Memorial Stadium (23-27)37-68
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Don LarsenSeventh35 out
    Wednesday, August 4
    Lost to Athletics (37-67), 6-4Memorial Stadium (23-28)37-69Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Duane PilletteEighth36 out
    Friday, August 6
    Lost to Red Sox (42-61), 3-1Memorial Stadium (23-29)37-70Lost 3
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Joe ColemanEighth37 out
    Saturday, August 7
    Defeated Red Sox (42-62), 2-1Memorial Stadium (24-29)38-70
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob TurleySeventh37 out
    Sunday, August 8
    Lost to Red Sox (43-62), 4-2Memorial Stadium (24-30)38-71
    Starters: Russ Kemmerer vs Duane PilletteSeventh39 out
    Lost to Red Sox (44-62), 4-1Memorial Stadium (24-31)38-72Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Don LarsenSeventh39 out
    Tuesday, August 10
    Defeated White Sox (71-42), 3-1Comiskey Park I (2-5)39-72
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Bob KeeganSeventh38 out
    Wednesday, August 11
    Lost to White Sox (72-42), 1-0Comiskey Park I (2-6)39-73
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Virgil TrucksSeventh39 out
    Friday, August 13
    Lost to Indians (79-33), 9-4Cleveland Stadium (0-8)39-74Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Bob FellerSeventh40 out
    Saturday, August 14
    Lost to Indians (80-33), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (0-9)39-75Lost 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Early WynnSeventh41 out
    Sunday, August 15
    Lost to Indians (81-33), 5-2Cleveland Stadium (0-10)39-76Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Art HouttemanEighth43 out
    Lost to Indians (82-33), 3-1Cleveland Stadium (0-11)39-77Lost 5
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Mike GarciaEighth43 out
    Tuesday, August 17
    Lost to White Sox (75-44), 2-0Memorial Stadium (24-32)39-78Lost 6
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Bob TurleyEighth45 out
    Lost to White Sox (76-44), 3-1Memorial Stadium (24-33)39-79Lost 7
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Bob KuzavaEighth45 out
    Wednesday, August 18
    Lost to White Sox (77-44), 4-1Memorial Stadium (24-34)39-80Lost 8
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Don LarsenSeventh46 out
    Thursday, August 19
    Lost to White Sox (78-44), 4-3Memorial Stadium (24-35)39-81Lost 9
    Starters: Jack Harshman vs Lou KretlowEighth46 out
    Friday, August 20
    Lost to Indians (86-34), 7-2Memorial Stadium (24-36)39-82Lost 10
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Joe ColemanEighth47 out
    Saturday, August 21
    Lost to Indians (87-34), 4-1Memorial Stadium (24-37)39-83Lost 11
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Bob TurleyEighth48 out
    Sunday, August 22
    Lost to Indians (88-34), 12-1Memorial Stadium (24-38)39-84Lost 12
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bob KuzavaEighth49 out
    Tuesday, August 24
    Lost to Yankees (84-40), 9-2Yankee Stadium (2-8)39-85Lost 13
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Whitey FordEighth49 out
    Wednesday, August 25
    Lost to Yankees (85-40), 5-1Yankee Stadium (2-9)39-86Lost 14
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ed LopatEighth50 out
    Thursday, August 26
    Defeated Red Sox (54-69), 5-3Fenway Park (5-4)40-86
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Sid HudsonEighth50 out
    Friday, August 27
    Lost to Red Sox (55-69), 3-2Fenway Park (5-5)40-87
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Russ KemmererEighth50 out
    Saturday, August 28
    Lost to Red Sox (56-69), 3-2Fenway Park (5-6)40-88Lost 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Mel ParnellEighth51 out
    Sunday, August 29
    Defeated Senators (52-74), 8-4Griffith Stadium (4-5)41-88
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Bob PorterfieldEighth51 out
    Defeated Senators (52-75), 5-0Griffith Stadium (5-5)42-88Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Gus KeriazakosEighth51 out
    Monday, August 30
    Defeated Senators (52-76), 3-1Griffith Stadium (6-5)43-88Won 3
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Dean StoneSeventh51 out
    Tuesday, August 31
    Lost to Athletics (43-87), 8-6Shibe Park (2-8)43-89
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Charlie BishopEighth53 out
    Lost to Athletics (44-87), 6-3Shibe Park (2-9)43-90Lost 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Johnny GrayEighth53 out
    Friday, September 3
    Lost to Tigers (58-75), 4-3Tiger Stadium (2-7)43-91Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Steve GromekEighth53 out
    Saturday, September 4
    Lost to Tigers (59-75), 7-4Tiger Stadium (2-8)43-92Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Al AberEighth53 out
    Sunday, September 5
    Defeated Tigers (59-76), 4-3Tiger Stadium (3-8)44-92
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Bob MillerEighth53 out
    Monday, September 6
    Lost to Indians (98-39), 6-1Memorial Stadium (24-39)44-93
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Duane PilletteEighth53 out
    Defeated Indians (98-40), 3-2Memorial Stadium (25-39)45-93
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Don LarsenEighth53 out
    Wednesday, September 8
    Lost to Yankees (94-44), 8-2Memorial Stadium (25-40)45-94
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Bob TurleyEighth54 out
    Future Oriole Don Aase is born in Orange, CA.
    Thursday, September 9
    Defeated Yankees (94-45), 1-0Memorial Stadium (26-40)46-94
    Starters: Tom Morgan vs Joe ColemanSeventh54 out
    Friday, September 10
    Defeated Senators (60-80), 4-3Memorial Stadium (27-40)47-94Won 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Lou KretlowSeventh54 out
    Saturday, September 11
    Lost to Senators (61-80), 3-0Memorial Stadium (27-41)47-95
    Starters: Dean Stone vs Don LarsenSeventh55 out
    Sunday, September 12
    Defeated Athletics (47-96), 4-3Memorial Stadium (28-41)48-95
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Bob TurleySeventh56 out
    Lost to Athletics (48-96), 5-4Memorial Stadium (28-42)48-96
    Starters: Al Sima vs Duane PilletteSeventh56 out
    Tuesday, September 14
    Defeated Red Sox (63-80), 3-1Memorial Stadium (29-42)49-96
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Joe ColemanSeventh56 out
    Wednesday, September 15
    Defeated Red Sox (63-81), 2-1Memorial Stadium (30-42)50-96Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Lou KretlowSeventh55 out
    Friday, September 17
    Defeated White Sox (91-56), 5-1Comiskey Park I (3-6)51-96Won 3
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Jack HarshmanSeventh55 out
    Future Oriole Wayne Krenchicki is born in Trenton, NJ.
    Saturday, September 18
    Lost to White Sox (92-56), 6-2Comiskey Park I (3-7)51-97
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Billy PierceSixth56 out
    Sunday, September 19
    Defeated White Sox (92-57), 5-1Comiskey Park I (4-7)52-97
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Virgil TrucksSeventh56 out
    Monday, September 20
    Lost to Tigers (65-84), 4-3Memorial Stadium (30-43)52-98
    Starters: George Zuverink vs Joe ColemanSeventh57 out
    Tuesday, September 21
    Defeated Tigers (65-85), 4-3Memorial Stadium (31-43)53-98
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Bob TurleySeventh56 out
    Wednesday, September 22
    Lost to Tigers (66-85), 4-1Memorial Stadium (31-44)53-99
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Lou KretlowSeventh57 out
    Friday, September 24
    Defeated White Sox (93-60), 2-1Memorial Stadium (32-44)54-99
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Billy O'DellSixth56 out
    Saturday, September 25
    Lost to White Sox (94-60), 11-0Memorial Stadium (32-45)54-100
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Don LarsenSeventh57 out
    Major-league debuts: Ryne Duren (Orioles)
    Friday, October 22
    Future Oriole Jamie Quirk is born in Whittier, CA.
    Monday, October 25
    Future Oriole Tito Landrum is born in Joplin, MO.
    Thursday, October 28
    Future Oriole Sammy Stewart is born in Asheville, NC.
    Tuesday, November 30
    Future Oriole Joe Kerrigan is born in Philadelphia, PA.
    Sunday, December 5
    Future Oriole Gary Roenicke is born in Covina, CA.
    Monday, December 6
    Future Oriole Mike Parrott is born in Oxnard, CA.

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