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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Red Sox - 1947

    83-71

    Third place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Jake Jones .235 16 76
    2B Bobby Doerr .258 17 95
    SS Johnny Pesky .324 0 39
    3B Sam Dente .232 0 11
    OF Ted Williams .343 32 114
    OF Dom DiMaggio .283 8 71
    OF Sam Mele .302 12 73
    C Birdie Tebbetts .299 1 28
      Other position players:
    Wally Moses (.275, 2, 27), Eddie Pellagrini (.203, 4, 19), Rudy York (.212, 6, 27), Roy Partee (.231, 0, 16), Don Gutteridge (.168, 2, 5), Leon Culberson (.238, 0, 11), Merl Combs (.221, 1, 6), Hal Wagner (.231, 0, 6), Rip Russell (.154, 1, 3), Matt Batts (.500, 1, 5), Eddie McGah (.000, 0, 2), Frankie Hayes (.154, 0, 1), Strick Shofner (.154, 0, 0), Billy Goodman (.182, 0, 1), Tom McBride (.200, 0, 0), Leslie Aulds (.250, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Joe Dobson 18-8 2.95 1
    R Dave Ferriss 12-11 4.04 0
    R Tex Hughson 12-11 3.33 0
    R Denny Galehouse 11-7 3.32 0
    BULLPEN
    L Earl Johnson 12-11 2.97 8
    R Harry Dorish 7-8 4.70 2
    R Johnny Murphy 0-0 2.80 3
    R Bob Klinger 1-1 3.86 5
    R Bill Zuber 1-0 5.33 0
      Other pitchers:
    Mickey Harris (5-4, 2.44), Mel Parnell (2-3, 6.39), Tommy Fine (1-2, 5.50), Eddie Smith (1-3, 7.41), Cot Deal (0-1, 9.24), Chuck Stobbs (0-1, 6.00), Bill Butland (0-0, 4.50), Al Widmar (0-0, 13.50)
     





    Wednesday, January 29
    Former Red Sox Del Gainer dies in Elkins, WV at the age of 61.
    Monday, February 10
    Former Red Sox George Whiteman dies in Houston, TX at the age of 65.
    Wednesday, April 2
    Former Red Sox Charlie Jones dies in Two Harbors, MN at the age of 71.
    Monday, April 14
    Future Red Sox Joe Lahoud is born in Danbury, CT.
    Tuesday, April 15
    Defeated Senators (0-1), 7-6Fenway Park (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Tex HughsonFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Harry Dorish and Sam Mele (Red Sox)
    Thursday, April 17
    Defeated Senators (0-2), 4-1Fenway Park (2-0)2-0Won 2
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Friday, April 18
    Defeated Athletics (1-2), 9-3Shibe Park (1-0)3-0Won 3
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Bob SavageFirst--
    Saturday, April 19
    Defeated Athletics (1-3), 4-2Shibe Park (2-0)4-0Won 4
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Joe ColemanFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Billy Goodman (Red Sox)
    Sunday, April 20
    Lost to Senators (2-3), 3-1Griffith Stadium (0-1)4-1
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Walt MastersonSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Mel Parnell (Red Sox)
    Tuesday, April 22
    Lost to Yankees (5-2), 5-4Yankee Stadium (0-1)4-2Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bill BevensThird1 out
    Wednesday, April 23
    Lost to Yankees (6-2), 3-0Yankee Stadium (0-2)4-3Lost 3
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Allie ReynoldsFourth1 out
    Thursday, April 24
    Defeated Yankees (6-3), 1-0Yankee Stadium (1-2)5-3
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Spec SheaThird out
    Friday, April 25
    Lost to Athletics (2-6), 11-7Fenway Park (2-1)5-4
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Mel ParnellFourth1 out
    Major-league debuts: Al Widmar (Red Sox)
    Saturday, April 26
    Lost to Athletics (3-6), 5-2Fenway Park (2-2)5-5Lost 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Tommy FineFourth1 out
    Major-league debuts: Tommy Fine (Red Sox)
    Sunday, April 27
    Tied Athletics, 6-6Fenway Park (2-2)5-5
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Dave FerrissFifth1 out
    Tuesday, April 29
    Lost to Tigers (6-5), 8-3Tiger Stadium (0-1)5-6Lost 3
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Virgil TrucksSixth2 out
    Future Red Sox Tom House is born in Seattle, WA.
    Wednesday, April 30
    Defeated Tigers (6-6), 7-1Tiger Stadium (1-1)6-6
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Hal NewhouserFourth1 out
    Friday, May 2
    Lost to Indians (6-5), 2-0Cleveland Stadium (0-1)6-7
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Bob FellerFifth2 out
    Saturday, May 3
    Lost to Indians (7-5), 9-3Cleveland Stadium (0-2)6-8Lost 2
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Red EmbreeSeventh2 out
    Sunday, May 4
    Defeated Browns (6-8), 3-2Sportsman's Park III (1-0)7-8
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Nels PotterSixth2 out
    Defeated Browns (6-9), 8-1Sportsman's Park III (2-0)8-8Won 2
    Starters: Tommy Fine vs Bob MuncriefSixth2 out
    Tuesday, May 6
    Defeated Browns (6-10), 6-5Sportsman's Park III (3-0)9-8Won 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Jack KramerFourth1 out
    Thursday, May 8
    Defeated White Sox (10-7), 3-0Comiskey Park I (1-0)10-8Won 4
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Johnny RigneyThird1 out
    Saturday, May 10
    Lost to Yankees (9-8), 9-6Fenway Park (2-3)10-9
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Joe DobsonSixth1 out
    Sunday, May 11
    Defeated Yankees (9-9), 8-7Fenway Park (3-3)11-9
    Starters: Bill Bevens vs Tommy FineThird1 out
    Monday, May 12
    Defeated Yankees (9-10), 4-3Fenway Park (4-3)12-9Won 2
    Starters: Spud Chandler vs Tex HughsonSecond1 out
    Future Red Sox Bob Heise is born in San Antonio, TX.
    Tuesday, May 13
    Defeated White Sox (11-11), 19-6Fenway Park (5-3)13-9Won 3
    Starters: Johnny Rigney vs Dave FerrissSecond1 out
    Wednesday, May 14
    Defeated White Sox (11-12), 5-1Fenway Park (6-3)14-9Won 4
    Starters: Orval Grove vs Joe DobsonSecond1 out
    Thursday, May 15
    Lost to Browns (8-15), 2-1Fenway Park (6-4)14-10
    Starters: Bob Muncrief vs Tommy FineSecond2 out
    Friday, May 16
    Defeated Browns (8-16), 12-7Fenway Park (7-4)15-10
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Harry DorishSecond1 out
    Saturday, May 17
    Lost to Browns (9-16), 4-2Fenway Park (7-5)15-11
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Mel ParnellSecond2 out
    Monday, May 19
    Lost to Tigers (17-8), 3-2Fenway Park (7-6)15-12Lost 2
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Dave FerrissSecond2 out
    Defeated Tigers (17-9), 5-4Fenway Park (8-6)16-12
    Starters: Hal White vs Tex HughsonSecond2 out
    Tuesday, May 20
    Defeated Tigers (17-10), 8-3Fenway Park (9-6)17-12Won 2
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Joe DobsonSecond1 out
    Friday, May 23
    Lost to Yankees (14-14), 9-0Yankee Stadium (1-3)17-13
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Allie ReynoldsSecond1 out
    Saturday, May 24
    Lost to Yankees (15-14), 5-0Yankee Stadium (1-4)17-14Lost 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Spud ChandlerSecond2 out
    Sunday, May 25
    Lost to Yankees (16-14), 17-2Yankee Stadium (1-5)17-15Lost 3
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Bill BevensFourth3 out
    Monday, May 26
    Lost to Yankees (17-14), 9-3Yankee Stadium (1-6)17-16Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Spec SheaFourth4 out
    Tuesday, May 27
    Defeated Athletics (15-18), 4-2Shibe Park (3-0)18-16
    Starters: Tommy Fine vs Phil MarchildonThird4 out
    Wednesday, May 28
    Defeated Athletics (15-19), 9-2Shibe Park (4-0)19-16Won 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Jesse FloresThird3 out
    Thursday, May 29
    Lost to Athletics (16-19), 3-2Shibe Park (4-1)19-17
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Bob SavageThird3 out
    Friday, May 30
    Lost to Senators (15-18), 13-6Griffith Stadium (0-2)19-18Lost 2
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Marino PierettiFourth4 out
    Lost to Senators (16-18), 5-3Griffith Stadium (0-3)19-19Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Mickey HaefnerFourth4 out
    Monday, June 2
    Defeated White Sox (18-23), 6-2Comiskey Park I (2-0)20-19
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Johnny RigneyFourth5 out
    Lost to White Sox (19-23), 6-5Comiskey Park I (2-1)20-20
    Starters: Tommy Fine vs Bob GillespieFourth5 out
    Tuesday, June 3
    Lost to Browns (16-22), 4-3Sportsman's Park III (3-1)20-21Lost 2
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Ellis KinderFourth5 out
    Wednesday, June 4
    Defeated Browns (16-23), 5-2Sportsman's Park III (4-1)21-21
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bob MuncriefFourth4 out
    Future Red Sox Doug Griffin is born in South Gate, CA.
    Sunday, June 8
    Lost to Tigers (26-17), 5-0Tiger Stadium (1-2)21-22
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Hal NewhouserFifth5 out
    Monday, June 9
    Defeated Indians (19-19), 7-5Cleveland Stadium (1-2)22-22
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Don BlackFourth4 out
    Tuesday, June 10
    Defeated Indians (19-20), 3-2Cleveland Stadium (2-2)23-22Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Al GettelFourth3 out
    Wednesday, June 11
    Defeated Indians (19-21), 3-0Cleveland Stadium (3-2)24-22Won 3
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Red EmbreeThird2 out
    Friday, June 13
    Defeated White Sox (25-28), 5-3Fenway Park (10-6)25-22Won 4
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Dave FerrissThird2 out
    Sunday, June 15
    Defeated White Sox (25-29), 7-3Fenway Park (11-6)26-22Won 5
    Starters: Bob Gillespie vs Tex HughsonSecond2 out
    Defeated White Sox (25-30), 8-4Fenway Park (12-6)27-22Won 6
    Starters: Orval Grove vs Joe DobsonSecond2 out
    Tuesday, June 17
    Defeated Browns (21-30), 6-5Fenway Park (13-6)28-22Won 7
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Dave FerrissSecond2 out
    Wednesday, June 18
    Defeated Browns (21-31), 6-5Fenway Park (14-6)29-22Won 8
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Mickey HarrisSecond1 out
    Friday, June 20
    Lost to Indians (24-23), 3-2Fenway Park (14-7)29-23
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Tex HughsonSecond2 out
    Saturday, June 21
    Defeated Indians (24-24), 9-1Fenway Park (15-7)30-23
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Joe DobsonSecond2 out
    Sunday, June 22
    Lost to Indians (25-24), 8-2Fenway Park (15-8)30-24
    Starters: Mel Harder vs Dave FerrissSecond2 out
    Defeated Indians (25-25), 6-3Fenway Park (16-8)31-24
    Starters: Red Embree vs Harry DorishSecond2 out
    Monday, June 23
    Defeated Tigers (27-29), 8-2Fenway Park (17-8)32-24Won 2
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Denny GalehouseSecond2 out
    Wednesday, June 25
    Lost to Tigers (28-29), 4-2Fenway Park (17-9)32-25
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Tex HughsonSecond2 out
    Defeated Tigers (28-30), 4-3Fenway Park (18-9)33-25
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Dave FerrissSecond2 out
    Thursday, June 26
    Lost to Senators (27-30), 7-3Griffith Stadium (0-4)33-26
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bobo NewsomSecond2 out
    Friday, June 27
    Lost to Senators (28-30), 3-0Griffith Stadium (0-5)33-27Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Mickey HaefnerSecond3 out
    Saturday, June 28
    Defeated Senators (28-31), 8-0Griffith Stadium (1-5)34-27
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Sid HudsonSecond3 out
    Sunday, June 29
    Lost to Athletics (32-31), 3-2Shibe Park (4-2)34-28
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Phil MarchildonSecond4 out
    Lost to Athletics (33-31), 6-5Shibe Park (4-3)34-29Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Zuber vs Dick FowlerSecond4 out
    Monday, June 30
    Lost to Yankees (41-26), 3-1Fenway Park (18-10)34-30Lost 3
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Joe DobsonSecond5 out
    Wednesday, July 2
    Lost to Athletics (34-32), 7-6Fenway Park (18-11)34-31Lost 4
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Denny GalehouseSecond6 out
    Thursday, July 3
    Lost to Athletics (35-32), 8-4Fenway Park (18-12)34-32Lost 5
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Harry DorishFourth7 out
    Friday, July 4
    Lost to Athletics (36-32), 8-6Fenway Park (18-13)34-33Lost 6
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Dave FerrissFourth8 out
    Defeated Athletics (36-33), 4-0Fenway Park (19-13)35-33
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Tex HughsonFourth8 out
    Saturday, July 5
    Defeated Senators (30-36), 7-6Fenway Park (20-13)36-33Won 2
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Joe DobsonSecond8 out
    Sunday, July 6
    Defeated Senators (30-37), 7-4Fenway Park (21-13)37-33Won 3
    Starters: Bobo Newsom vs Mickey HarrisThird8 out
    Defeated Senators (30-38), 10-1Fenway Park (22-13)38-33Won 4
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Denny GalehouseThird8 out
    Future Red Sox Lance Clemons is born in Philadelphia, PA.
    Thursday, July 10
    Tied Tigers, 2-2Tiger Stadium (1-2)38-33
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Hal NewhouserThird8 out
    Major-league debuts: Sam Dente (Red Sox)
    Friday, July 11
    Defeated Tigers (37-33), 4-3Tiger Stadium (2-2)39-33Won 5
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Dizzy TroutThird9 out
    Lost to Tigers (38-33), 3-0Tiger Stadium (2-3)39-34
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Stubby OvermireThird9 out
    Saturday, July 12
    Defeated Tigers (38-34), 2-0Tiger Stadium (3-3)40-34
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Al BentonSecond9 out
    Sunday, July 13
    Lost to Indians (35-34), 8-0Cleveland Stadium (3-3)40-35
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Mel HarderThird11 out
    Lost to Indians (36-34), 6-2Cleveland Stadium (3-4)40-36Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Steve GromekThird11 out
    Monday, July 14
    Defeated Indians (36-35), 1-0Cleveland Stadium (4-4)41-36
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Don BlackThird11 out
    Tuesday, July 15
    Lost to White Sox (37-44), 5-1Comiskey Park I (2-2)41-37
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Frank PapishThird12 out
    Wednesday, July 16
    Defeated White Sox (37-45), 7-2Comiskey Park I (3-2)42-37
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Red RuffingThird12 out
    Thursday, July 17
    Defeated White Sox (37-46), 4-1Comiskey Park I (4-2)43-37Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Ed LopatThird12 out
    Defeated White Sox (37-47), 6-3Comiskey Park I (5-2)44-37Won 3
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Bob GillespieThird12 out
    Friday, July 18
    Lost to Browns (29-51), 9-8Sportsman's Park III (4-2)44-38
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Cliff FanninThird12 out
    Saturday, July 19
    Defeated Browns (29-52), 1-0Sportsman's Park III (5-2)45-38
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Ellis KinderThird12 out
    Sunday, July 20
    Lost to Browns (30-52), 4-3Sportsman's Park III (5-3)45-39
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Jack KramerThird12 out
    Lost to Browns (31-52), 7-6Sportsman's Park III (5-4)45-40Lost 2
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Bob MuncriefThird12 out
    Tuesday, July 22
    Defeated White Sox (39-49), 3-2Fenway Park (23-13)46-40
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Joe DobsonThird12 out
    Wednesday, July 23
    Defeated White Sox (39-50), 8-7Fenway Park (24-13)47-40Won 2
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Dave FerrissThird11 out
    Thursday, July 24
    Defeated White Sox (39-51), 8-2Fenway Park (25-13)48-40Won 3
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Denny GalehouseThird11 out
    Friday, July 25
    Defeated Browns (32-55), 7-6Fenway Park (26-13)49-40Won 4
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Earl JohnsonSecond11 out
    Saturday, July 26
    Defeated Browns (32-56), 12-1Fenway Park (27-13)50-40Won 5
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Joe DobsonSecond10 out
    Sunday, July 27
    Defeated Browns (32-57), 4-3Fenway Park (28-13)51-40Won 6
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Tex HughsonSecond9 out
    Defeated Browns (32-58), 11-2Fenway Park (29-13)52-40Won 7
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Dave FerrissSecond9 out
    Tuesday, July 29
    Lost to Indians (41-45), 5-1Fenway Park (29-14)52-41
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Denny GalehouseSecond10 out
    Wednesday, July 30
    Lost to Indians (42-45), 13-7Fenway Park (29-15)52-42Lost 2
    Starters: Don Black vs Earl JohnsonSecond11 out
    Thursday, July 31
    Lost to Indians (43-45), 5-4Fenway Park (29-16)52-43Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Joe DobsonSecond12 out
    Friday, August 1
    Lost to Tigers (50-43), 3-1Fenway Park (29-17)52-44Lost 4
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Dave FerrissSecond12 out
    Future Red Sox Tony Muser is born in Van Nuys, CA.
    Saturday, August 2
    Defeated Tigers (50-44), 2-1Fenway Park (30-17)53-44
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Tex HughsonSecond12 out
    Sunday, August 3
    Lost to Tigers (51-44), 10-3Fenway Park (30-18)53-45
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Denny GalehouseSecond13 out
    Monday, August 4
    Future Red Sox Ken Poulsen is born in Van Nuys, CA.
    Tuesday, August 5
    Lost to Senators (44-52), 3-1Griffith Stadium (1-6)53-46Lost 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Walt MastersonSecond14 out
    Future Red Sox Bernie Carbo is born in Detroit, MI.
    Wednesday, August 6
    Lost to Senators (45-52), 1-0Griffith Stadium (1-7)53-47Lost 3
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Mickey HaefnerThird14 out
    Thursday, August 7
    Defeated Senators (45-53), 12-2Griffith Stadium (2-7)54-47
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Early WynnThird13 out
    Friday, August 8
    Defeated Yankees (69-36), 9-6Fenway Park (31-18)55-47Won 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Tex HughsonSecond12 out
    Saturday, August 9
    Defeated Yankees (69-37), 6-4Fenway Park (32-18)56-47Won 3
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Dave FerrissSecond11 out
    Future Red Sox Buddy Hunter is born in Omaha, NE.
    Sunday, August 10
    Lost to Yankees (70-37), 2-1Fenway Park (32-19)56-48
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Joe DobsonSecond12 out
    Monday, August 11
    Defeated Senators (46-56), 1-0Fenway Park (33-19)57-48
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Earl JohnsonSecond11 out
    Tuesday, August 12
    Defeated Senators (46-57), 2-1Fenway Park (34-19)58-48Won 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Denny GalehouseSecond11 out
    Wednesday, August 13
    Defeated Senators (46-58), 10-3Fenway Park (35-19)59-48Won 3
    Starters: Milo Candini vs Tex HughsonSecond11 out
    Friday, August 15
    Lost to Yankees (73-38), 10-6Yankee Stadium (1-7)59-49
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Karl DrewsSecond12 out
    Future Red Sox Billy Conigliaro is born in Revere, MA.
    Saturday, August 16
    Lost to Yankees (74-38), 1-0Yankee Stadium (1-8)59-50Lost 2
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Bobo NewsomSecond13 out
    Sunday, August 17
    Defeated Yankees (74-39), 3-0Yankee Stadium (2-8)60-50
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Vic RaschiSecond12 out
    Tuesday, August 19
    Defeated Browns (41-75), 9-5Sportsman's Park III (6-4)61-50Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Glen MoulderSecond11 out
    Thursday, August 21
    Lost to White Sox (54-63), 3-2Comiskey Park I (5-3)61-51
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Frank PapishSecond13 out
    Former Red Sox King Brady dies in Albany, NY at the age of 67.
    Friday, August 22
    Lost to White Sox (55-63), 7-2Comiskey Park I (5-4)61-52Lost 2
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Ed LopatSecond12 out
    Defeated White Sox (55-64), 6-3Comiskey Park I (6-4)62-52
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Bob GillespieSecond12 out
    Sunday, August 24
    Defeated Indians (60-57), 11-2Cleveland Stadium (5-4)63-52Won 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Mel HarderSecond12 out
    Lost to Indians (61-57), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (5-5)63-53
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Al GettelSecond12 out
    Monday, August 25
    Lost to Indians (62-57), 10-8Cleveland Stadium (5-6)63-54Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Steve GromekSecond12 out
    Tuesday, August 26
    Lost to Tigers (65-56), 12-1Tiger Stadium (3-4)63-55Lost 3
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Art HouttemanSecond12 out
    Defeated Tigers (65-57), 9-1Tiger Stadium (4-4)64-55
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Hal WhiteSecond12 out
    Wednesday, August 27
    Lost to Tigers (66-57), 7-2Tiger Stadium (4-5)64-56
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Stubby OvermireSecond12 out
    Defeated Tigers (66-58), 5-4Tiger Stadium (5-5)65-56
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Virgil TrucksSecond12 out
    Thursday, August 28
    Defeated Tigers (66-59), 13-3Tiger Stadium (6-5)66-56Won 2
    Starters: Eddie Smith vs Hal NewhouserSecond12 out
    Friday, August 29
    Defeated Athletics (65-60), 2-1Fenway Park (36-19)67-56Won 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Mickey HarrisSecond12 out
    Saturday, August 30
    Defeated Athletics (65-61), 2-0Fenway Park (37-19)68-56Won 4
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Tex HughsonSecond12 out
    Sunday, August 31
    Defeated Athletics (65-62), 5-1Fenway Park (38-19)69-56Won 5
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Joe DobsonSecond12 out
    Monday, September 1
    Defeated Yankees (83-46), 6-3Fenway Park (39-19)70-56Won 6
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Denny GalehouseSecond10 out
    Defeated Yankees (83-47), 4-1Fenway Park (40-19)71-56Won 7
    Starters: Bill Bevens vs Earl JohnsonSecond10 out
    Future Red Sox Craig Skok is born in Dobbs Ferry, NY.
    Wednesday, September 3
    Lost to Yankees (84-47), 11-2Fenway Park (40-20)71-57
    Starters: Bobo Newsom vs Tex HughsonSecond12 out
    Lost to Yankees (85-47), 9-6Fenway Park (40-21)71-58Lost 2
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Eddie SmithSecond12 out
    Friday, September 5
    Lost to Athletics (67-65), 9-7Shibe Park (4-4)71-59Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Phil MarchildonSecond12 out
    Saturday, September 6
    Defeated Athletics (67-66), 4-3Shibe Park (5-4)72-59
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Dick FowlerSecond11 out
    Sunday, September 7
    Lost to Athletics (68-66), 7-4Shibe Park (5-5)72-60
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Joe ColemanSecond12 out
    Lost to Athletics (69-66), 4-3Shibe Park (5-6)72-61Lost 2
    Starters: Eddie Smith vs Bill McCahanSecond12 out
    Tuesday, September 9
    Defeated Tigers (72-63), 5-3Fenway Park (41-21)73-61
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Joe DobsonSecond11 out
    Wednesday, September 10
    Lost to Tigers (73-63), 5-0Fenway Park (41-22)73-62
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Earl JohnsonSecond12 out
    Major-league debuts: Matt Batts (Red Sox)
    Thursday, September 11
    Lost to Indians (72-64), 10-8Fenway Park (41-23)73-63Lost 2
    Starters: Don Black vs Cot DealSecond12 out
    Defeated Indians (72-65), 8-3Fenway Park (42-23)74-63
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Dave FerrissSecond12 out
    Major-league debuts: Ernest Groth (Indians)
    Friday, September 12
    Lost to Indians (73-65), 11-6Fenway Park (42-24)74-64
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Denny GalehouseThird12 out
    Major-league debuts: Merl Combs (Red Sox)
    Saturday, September 13
    Defeated Indians (73-66), 3-2Fenway Park (43-24)75-64
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Earl JohnsonSecond12 out
    Sunday, September 14
    Tied White Sox, 1-1Fenway Park (43-24)75-64
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Joe DobsonThird13 out
    Monday, September 15
    Lost to White Sox (66-75), 6-3Fenway Park (43-25)75-65
    Starters: Orval Grove vs Dave FerrissThird13 out
    Defeated White Sox (66-76), 7-5Fenway Park (44-25)76-65
    Starters: Red Ruffing vs Harry DorishThird13 out
    Major-league debuts: Chuck Stobbs (Red Sox)
    Tuesday, September 16
    Defeated White Sox (66-77), 5-0Fenway Park (45-25)77-65Won 2
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Denny GalehouseThird13 out
    Lost to White Sox (67-77), 8-3Fenway Park (45-26)77-66
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Cot DealThird13 out
    Wednesday, September 17
    Lost to Browns (55-88), 9-4Fenway Park (45-27)77-67Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Muncrief vs Earl JohnsonSecond13 out
    Defeated Browns (55-89), 4-0Fenway Park (46-27)78-67
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Joe DobsonSecond13 out
    Thursday, September 18
    Defeated Browns (55-90), 10-6Fenway Park (47-27)79-67Won 2
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Tommy FineSecond13 out
    Saturday, September 20
    Lost to Senators (61-85), 6-3Fenway Park (47-28)79-68
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Earl JohnsonSecond13 out
    Defeated Senators (61-86), 7-2Fenway Park (48-28)80-68
    Starters: Hal Toenes vs Denny GalehouseSecond13 out
    Sunday, September 21
    Lost to Senators (62-86), 3-0Fenway Park (48-29)80-69
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Joe DobsonSecond14 out
    Tuesday, September 23
    Lost to Athletics (76-73), 9-3Fenway Park (48-30)80-70Lost 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Chuck StobbsThird15 out
    Defeated Athletics (76-74), 6-5Fenway Park (49-30)81-70
    Starters: Bill Dietrich vs Earl JohnsonThird15 out
    Friday, September 26
    Defeated Yankees (96-56), 3-2Yankee Stadium (3-8)82-70Won 2
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Spud ChandlerThird14 out
    Saturday, September 27
    Defeated Senators (63-90), 8-1Griffith Stadium (3-7)83-70Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Walt MastersonThird13 out
    Sunday, September 28
    Lost to Senators (64-90), 5-1Griffith Stadium (3-8)83-71
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Mickey HaefnerThird14 out
    Friday, November 7
    Future Red Sox Don Newhauser is born in Miami, FL.
    Friday, December 26
    Future Red Sox Carlton Fisk is born in Bellows Falls, VT.

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