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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Red Sox - 1948

    96-59

    Second place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Billy Goodman .310 1 66
    2B Bobby Doerr .285 27 111
    SS Vern Stephens .269 29 137
    3B Johnny Pesky .281 3 55
    OF Dom DiMaggio .285 9 87
    OF Ted Williams .369 25 127
    OF Stan Spence .235 12 61
    C Birdie Tebbetts .280 5 68
      Other position players:
    Wally Moses (.259, 2, 29), Sam Mele (.233, 2, 25), Billy Hitchcock (.298, 1, 20), Matt Batts (.314, 1, 24), Jake Jones (.200, 1, 8), Lou Stringer (.091, 1, 1), Babe Martin (.500, 0, 0), Tom Wright (.500, 0, 0), Johnny Ostrowski (.000, 0, 0), Neill Sheridan (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Joe Dobson 16-10 3.56 2
    R Jack Kramer 18-5 4.35 0
    L Mel Parnell 15-8 3.14 0
    R Ellis Kinder 10-7 3.74 0
    L Mickey Harris 7-10 5.30 0
    R Denny Galehouse 8-8 4.00 3
    BULLPEN
    L Earl Johnson 10-4 4.53 5
    R Dave Ferriss 7-3 5.23 3
    R Tex Hughson 3-1 5.12 0
      Other pitchers:
    Mickey McDermott (0-0, 6.17), Harry Dorish (0-1, 5.65), Earl Caldwell (1-1, 13.00), Chuck Stobbs (0-0, 6.43), Cot Deal (1-0, 0.00), Mike Palm (0-0, 6.00), Windy McCall (0-1, 20.25)
     





    Sunday, January 4
    Former Red Sox Biff Schlitzer dies in Wellesley Hills, MA at the age of 64.
    Friday, January 30
    Former Red Sox Herb Pennock dies in New York, NY at the age of 54.
    Tuesday, March 9
    Future Red Sox John Curtis is born in Newton, MA.
    Thursday, March 25
    Future Red Sox Mike Nagy is born in Bronx, NY.
    Monday, April 19
    Lost to Athletics (1-0), 5-4Fenway Park (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Joe DobsonFifth2 out
    Lost to Athletics (2-0), 4-2Fenway Park (0-2)0-2Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Denny GalehouseFifth2 out
    Future Red Sox Rick Miller is born in Grand Rapids, MI.
    Thursday, April 22
    Lost to Athletics (3-0), 5-3Fenway Park (0-3)0-3Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Dave FerrissSixth3 out
    Friday, April 23
    Defeated Yankees (1-3), 4-0Yankee Stadium (1-0)1-3
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Spec SheaThird2 out
    Saturday, April 24
    Lost to Yankees (2-3), 7-2Yankee Stadium (1-1)1-4
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Allie ReynoldsSixth3 out
    Major-league debuts: Mickey McDermott (Red Sox)
    Sunday, April 25
    Lost to Yankees (3-3), 5-4Yankee Stadium (1-2)1-5Lost 2
    Starters: Windy McCall vs Ed LopatSixth4 out
    Major-league debuts: Windy McCall (Red Sox)
    Monday, April 26
    Defeated Senators (5-3), 6-0Griffith Stadium (1-0)2-5
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Mickey HaefnerSeventh4 out
    Thursday, April 29
    Defeated Athletics (4-5), 11-5Shibe Park (1-0)3-5Won 2
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Bill McCahanSeventh4 out
    Friday, April 30
    Lost to Yankees (6-3), 6-0Fenway Park (0-4)3-6
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Mickey HarrisSixth4 out
    Saturday, May 1
    Defeated Yankees (6-4), 8-6Fenway Park (1-4)4-6
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Jack KramerSeventh3 out
    Sunday, May 2
    Defeated Yankees (6-5), 7-1Fenway Park (2-4)5-6Won 2
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Joe DobsonSixth2 out
    Tuesday, May 4
    Defeated Tigers (6-8), 6-3Fenway Park (3-4)6-6Won 3
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Dave FerrissFifth1 out
    Wednesday, May 5
    Defeated Tigers (6-9), 4-3Fenway Park (4-4)7-6Won 4
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Mel ParnellFourth2 out
    Thursday, May 6
    Lost to Tigers (7-9), 8-3Fenway Park (4-5)7-7
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Jack KramerFourth2 out
    Saturday, May 8
    Lost to Browns (6-6), 9-4Fenway Park (4-6)7-8Lost 2
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Mickey HarrisFifth3 out
    Sunday, May 9
    Lost to Indians (9-4), 4-1Fenway Park (4-7)7-9Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Joe DobsonSixth4 out
    Lost to Indians (10-4), 9-5Fenway Park (4-8)7-10Lost 4
    Starters: Don Black vs Ellis KinderSixth4 out
    Monday, May 10
    Lost to Indians (11-4), 12-7Fenway Park (4-9)7-11Lost 5
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Dave FerrissSeventh5 out
    Tuesday, May 11
    Defeated White Sox (3-13), 8-0Fenway Park (5-9)8-11
    Starters: Glen Moulder vs Jack KramerSixth5 out
    Wednesday, May 12
    Defeated White Sox (3-14), 6-5Fenway Park (6-9)9-11Won 2
    Starters: Orval Grove vs Mel ParnellFifth5 out
    Saturday, May 15
    Defeated Senators (9-12), 5-0Fenway Park (7-9)10-11Won 3
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Joe DobsonFourth5 out
    Sunday, May 16
    Defeated Senators (9-13), 14-5Fenway Park (8-9)11-11Won 4
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Jack KramerFourth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Dick Welteroth (Senators)
    Tuesday, May 18
    Lost to Tigers (12-14), 10-7Tiger Stadium (0-1)11-12
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Virgil TrucksFourth4 out
    Wednesday, May 19
    Lost to Tigers (13-14), 4-1Tiger Stadium (0-2)11-13Lost 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Hal NewhouserFifth5 out
    Thursday, May 20
    Lost to Indians (16-6), 13-4Cleveland Stadium (0-1)11-14Lost 3
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Bob LemonSixth6 out
    Friday, May 21
    Defeated Indians (16-7), 11-5Cleveland Stadium (1-1)12-14
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bill KennedySixth5 out
    Saturday, May 22
    Lost to Indians (17-7), 7-0Cleveland Stadium (1-2)12-15
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Gene BeardenSixth6 out
    Sunday, May 23
    Lost to White Sox (6-20), 4-3Comiskey Park I (0-1)12-16Lost 2
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Joe HaynesSeventh7 out
    Lost to White Sox (7-20), 4-3Comiskey Park I (0-2)12-17Lost 3
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Glen MoulderSeventh7 out
    Future Red Sox Reggie Cleveland is born in Swift Current, SK.
    Tuesday, May 25
    Lost to Browns (13-14), 9-4Sportsman's Park III (0-1)12-18Lost 4
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Sam ZoldakSixth8 out
    Wednesday, May 26
    Defeated Browns (13-15), 5-3Sportsman's Park III (1-1)13-18
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Ned GarverSixth7 out
    Friday, May 28
    Lost to Senators (14-19), 2-1Griffith Stadium (1-1)13-19
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ray ScarboroughSeventh9 out
    Saturday, May 29
    Lost to Senators (15-19), 5-4Griffith Stadium (1-2)13-20Lost 2
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Mickey HaefnerSeventh11 out
    Lost to Senators (16-19), 7-6Griffith Stadium (1-3)13-21Lost 3
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Dick WelterothSeventh11 out
    Sunday, May 30
    Lost to Senators (17-19), 8-1Griffith Stadium (1-4)13-22Lost 4
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Early WynnSeventh11 out
    Monday, May 31
    Defeated Athletics (25-12), 7-0Shibe Park (2-0)14-22
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Lou BrissieSeventh11 out
    Lost to Athletics (26-12), 2-1Shibe Park (2-1)14-23
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Joe ColemanSeventh11 out
    Tuesday, June 1
    Defeated Athletics (26-13), 8-1Shibe Park (3-1)15-23
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Phil MarchildonSeventh10 out
    Wednesday, June 2
    Lost to Browns (17-17), 3-1Fenway Park (8-10)15-24
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Mel ParnellSixth10 out
    Thursday, June 3
    Defeated Browns (17-18), 3-2Fenway Park (9-10)16-24
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Jack KramerSeventh9 out
    Friday, June 4
    Defeated Browns (17-19), 10-4Fenway Park (10-10)17-24Won 2
    Starters: Bryan Stephens vs Joe DobsonSeventh9 out
    Defeated Browns (17-20), 7-2Fenway Park (11-10)18-24Won 3
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Denny GalehouseSeventh9 out
    Sunday, June 6
    Defeated Tigers (20-23), 5-4Fenway Park (12-10)19-24Won 4
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Mickey HarrisFourth9 out
    Defeated Tigers (20-24), 12-4Fenway Park (13-10)20-24Won 5
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Ellis KinderFourth9 out
    Tuesday, June 8
    Lost to Indians (28-12), 2-0Fenway Park (13-11)20-25
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Mel ParnellFifth10 out
    Thursday, June 10
    Defeated Indians (28-13), 15-7Fenway Park (14-11)21-25
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Joe DobsonSixth9 out
    Friday, June 11
    Defeated White Sox (12-31), 12-4Fenway Park (15-11)22-25Won 2
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Jack KramerSixth9 out
    Saturday, June 12
    Lost to White Sox (13-31), 5-3Fenway Park (15-12)22-26
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Mickey HarrisSixth11 out
    Tuesday, June 15
    Defeated Indians (31-15), 7-3Cleveland Stadium (2-2)23-26
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob LemonFifth9 out
    Wednesday, June 16
    Defeated Indians (31-16), 7-4Cleveland Stadium (3-2)24-26Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bob FellerFifth8 out
    Thursday, June 17
    Defeated Indians (31-17), 8-6Cleveland Stadium (4-2)25-26Won 3
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Don BlackFifth7 out
    Saturday, June 19
    Defeated Tigers (28-27), 9-7Tiger Stadium (1-2)26-26Won 4
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Virgil TrucksFifth7 out
    Sunday, June 20
    Defeated Tigers (28-28), 8-3Tiger Stadium (2-2)27-26Won 5
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Hal NewhouserFourth7 out
    Tuesday, June 22
    Defeated White Sox (17-34), 11-6Comiskey Park I (1-2)28-26Won 6
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Glen MoulderFourth7 out
    Thursday, June 24
    Lost to White Sox (18-34), 3-1Comiskey Park I (1-3)28-27
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Bill WightFourth6 out
    Defeated White Sox (18-35), 8-5Comiskey Park I (2-3)29-27
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Joe HaynesFourth6 out
    Friday, June 25
    Lost to Browns (23-35), 9-6Sportsman's Park III (1-2)29-28
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bryan StephensFourth6 out
    Sunday, June 27
    Defeated Browns (23-36), 2-0Sportsman's Park III (2-2)30-28
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bill KennedyFourth5 out
    Defeated Browns (23-37), 6-3Sportsman's Park III (3-2)31-28Won 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Ned GarverFourth5 out
    Tuesday, June 29
    Lost to Yankees (38-25), 7-0Yankee Stadium (1-3)31-29
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ed LopatFourth6 out
    Wednesday, June 30
    Defeated Yankees (38-26), 7-3Yankee Stadium (2-3)32-29
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Vic RaschiFourth6 out
    Thursday, July 1
    Lost to Yankees (39-26), 10-7Yankee Stadium (2-4)32-30
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Frank HillerFourth6 out
    Friday, July 2
    Lost to Athletics (42-27), 4-2Fenway Park (15-13)32-31Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Joe DobsonFourth7 out
    Saturday, July 3
    Lost to Athletics (43-27), 8-2Fenway Park (15-14)32-32Lost 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Dave FerrissFourth8 out
    Sunday, July 4
    Defeated Athletics (43-28), 19-5Fenway Park (16-14)33-32
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ellis KinderFourth8 out
    Monday, July 5
    Defeated Yankees (41-28), 6-5Fenway Park (17-14)34-32Won 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Jack KramerFourth7 out
    Defeated Yankees (41-29), 8-7Fenway Park (18-14)35-32Won 3
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Mickey HarrisFourth7 out
    Tuesday, July 6
    Defeated Yankees (41-30), 2-1Fenway Park (19-14)36-32Won 4
    Starters: Frank Hiller vs Joe DobsonFourth6 out
    Wednesday, July 7
    Lost to Senators (33-39), 7-6Fenway Park (19-15)36-33
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Dave FerrissFourth7 out
    Future Red Sox Bob Gallagher is born in Newton, MA.
    Thursday, July 8
    Defeated Senators (33-40), 4-1Fenway Park (20-15)37-33
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mel ParnellFourth7 out
    Friday, July 9
    Lost to Athletics (47-30), 8-7Shibe Park (3-2)37-34
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Joe ColemanFourth7 out
    Saturday, July 10
    Defeated Athletics (47-31), 4-0Shibe Park (4-2)38-34
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Bill McCahanFourth6 out
    Sunday, July 11
    Defeated Athletics (47-32), 9-8Shibe Park (5-2)39-34Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Lou BrissieFourth6 out
    Lost to Athletics (48-32), 7-5Shibe Park (5-3)39-35
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Dick FowlerFourth6 out
    Thursday, July 15
    Defeated Tigers (39-38), 13-5Fenway Park (21-15)40-35
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Jack KramerFourth6 out
    Defeated Tigers (39-39), 3-1Fenway Park (22-15)41-35Won 2
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Mel ParnellFourth6 out
    Friday, July 16
    Defeated Tigers (39-40), 5-3Fenway Park (23-15)42-35Won 3
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Joe DobsonFourth5 out
    Saturday, July 17
    Lost to Tigers (40-40), 3-1Fenway Park (23-16)42-36
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Ellis KinderFourth5 out
    Sunday, July 18
    Defeated Browns (29-48), 12-5Fenway Park (24-16)43-36
    Starters: Bill Kennedy vs Dave FerrissFourth5 out
    Defeated Browns (29-49), 7-6Fenway Park (25-16)44-36Won 2
    Starters: Ray Shore vs Mickey HarrisFourth5 out
    Monday, July 19
    Defeated Browns (29-50), 4-1Fenway Park (26-16)45-36Won 3
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Mel ParnellFourth5 out
    Tuesday, July 20
    Defeated Browns (29-51), 8-3Fenway Park (27-16)46-36Won 4
    Starters: Bill Kennedy vs Jack KramerFourth4 out
    Wednesday, July 21
    Defeated White Sox (27-54), 3-1Fenway Park (28-16)47-36Won 5
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Joe DobsonThird3 out
    Defeated White Sox (27-55), 10-9Fenway Park (29-16)48-36Won 6
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Dave FerrissThird3 out
    Thursday, July 22
    Defeated White Sox (27-56), 3-0Fenway Park (30-16)49-36Won 7
    Starters: Bob Gillespie vs Denny GalehouseThird2 out
    Defeated White Sox (27-57), 5-3Fenway Park (31-16)50-36Won 8
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Ellis KinderThird2 out
    Friday, July 23
    Defeated White Sox (27-58), 13-1Fenway Park (32-16)51-36Won 9
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Mickey HarrisThird1 out
    Saturday, July 24
    Defeated Indians (51-34), 6-5Fenway Park (33-16)52-36Won 10
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Jack KramerSecond1 out
    Defeated Indians (51-35), 2-1Fenway Park (34-16)53-36Won 11
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Mel ParnellSecond1 out
    Sunday, July 25
    Defeated Indians (51-36), 3-0Fenway Park (35-16)54-36Won 12
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Tuesday, July 27
    Defeated Tigers (44-46), 8-0Tiger Stadium (3-2)55-36Won 13
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Hal NewhouserFirst--
    Wednesday, July 28
    Lost to Tigers (45-46), 13-0Tiger Stadium (3-3)55-37
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Dizzy TroutFirst--
    Thursday, July 29
    Defeated Tigers (45-47), 8-1Tiger Stadium (4-3)56-37
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Virgil TrucksFirst--
    Friday, July 30
    Defeated Indians (52-38), 8-7Cleveland Stadium (5-2)57-37Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Gene BeardenFirst--
    Saturday, July 31
    Lost to Indians (53-38), 10-9Cleveland Stadium (5-3)57-38
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bob FellerFirst--
    Sunday, August 1
    Lost to Indians (54-38), 12-2Cleveland Stadium (5-4)57-39Lost 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Bob LemonFourth1 out
    Lost to Indians (55-38), 6-1Cleveland Stadium (5-5)57-40Lost 3
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Sam ZoldakFourth1 out
    Tuesday, August 3
    Defeated Browns (36-57), 15-8Sportsman's Park III (4-2)58-40
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Fred SanfordThird2 out
    Wednesday, August 4
    Lost to Browns (37-57), 9-8Sportsman's Park III (4-3)58-41
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Blackie SchwambFourth2 out
    Thursday, August 5
    Defeated Browns (37-58), 8-7Sportsman's Park III (5-3)59-41
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Cliff FanninFourth2 out
    Friday, August 6
    Lost to White Sox (33-66), 4-3Comiskey Park I (2-4)59-42
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Bill WightFourth2 out
    Saturday, August 7
    Lost to White Sox (34-66), 5-1Comiskey Park I (2-5)59-43Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Al GettelFourth2 out
    Sunday, August 8
    Defeated White Sox (34-67), 8-1Comiskey Park I (3-5)60-43
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Randy GumpertFourth2 out
    Lost to White Sox (35-67), 2-1Comiskey Park I (3-6)60-44
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Joe HaynesFourth2 out
    Monday, August 9
    Future Red Sox Bill Campbell is born in Highland Park, MI. Former Red Sox Harry Lord dies in Westbrook, ME at the age of 67
    Tuesday, August 10
    Defeated Yankees (59-43), 9-6Yankee Stadium (3-4)61-44
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Ed LopatThird2 out
    Wednesday, August 11
    Defeated Yankees (59-44), 5-2Yankee Stadium (4-4)62-44Won 2
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Allie ReynoldsThird2 out
    Friday, August 13
    Defeated Senators (43-63), 6-2Griffith Stadium (2-4)63-44Won 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Early WynnThird1 out
    Saturday, August 14
    Defeated Senators (43-64), 4-3Griffith Stadium (3-4)64-44Won 4
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Mickey HaefnerSecond1 out
    Sunday, August 15
    Lost to Senators (44-64), 5-4Griffith Stadium (3-5)64-45
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Ray ScarboroughThird2 out
    Defeated Senators (44-65), 8-7Griffith Stadium (4-5)65-45
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Walt MastersonThird2 out
    Monday, August 16
    Former Red Sox Babe Ruth dies in New York, NY at the age of 54.
    Wednesday, August 18
    Defeated Athletics (67-46), 10-2Fenway Park (36-16)66-45Won 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Denny GalehouseSecond3 out
    Thursday, August 19
    Lost to Athletics (68-46), 10-3Fenway Park (36-17)66-46
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Joe DobsonThird3 out
    Friday, August 20
    Defeated Senators (44-69), 5-4Fenway Park (37-17)67-46
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Mel ParnellSecond3 out
    Defeated Senators (44-70), 10-4Fenway Park (38-17)68-46Won 2
    Starters: Earl Harrist vs Jack KramerSecond3 out
    Saturday, August 21
    Defeated Senators (44-71), 10-6Fenway Park (39-17)69-46Won 3
    Starters: Dick Welteroth vs Ellis KinderSecond2 out
    Sunday, August 22
    Defeated Senators (44-72), 4-1Fenway Park (40-17)70-46Won 4
    Starters: Forrest Thompson vs Mickey HarrisSecond out
    Tuesday, August 24
    Defeated Indians (70-46), 9-8Fenway Park (41-17)71-46Won 5
    Starters: Satchel Paige vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Wednesday, August 25
    Lost to Indians (71-46), 9-0Fenway Park (41-18)71-47
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Denny GalehouseSecond out
    Thursday, August 26
    Defeated Indians (71-47), 8-4Fenway Park (42-18)72-47
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Mel ParnellFirst--
    Friday, August 27
    Defeated White Sox (40-79), 10-5Fenway Park (43-18)73-47Won 2
    Starters: Marino Pieretti vs Jack KramerFirst--
    Saturday, August 28
    Defeated White Sox (40-80), 6-2Fenway Park (44-18)74-47Won 3
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Ellis KinderFirst--
    Sunday, August 29
    Defeated Browns (46-73), 10-2Fenway Park (45-18)75-47Won 4
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Lost to Browns (47-73), 12-4Fenway Park (45-19)75-48
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mickey HarrisFirst--
    Tuesday, August 31
    Defeated Tigers (59-61), 8-4Fenway Park (46-19)76-48
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Mel ParnellFirst--
    Wednesday, September 1
    Defeated Tigers (59-62), 10-1Fenway Park (47-19)77-48Won 2
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Jack KramerFirst--
    Friday, September 3
    Defeated Athletics (73-56), 2-0Shibe Park (6-3)78-48Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Carl ScheibFirst--
    Former Red Sox Bert Husting dies in Milwaukee, WI at the age of 71.
    Saturday, September 4
    Defeated Athletics (73-57), 5-3Shibe Park (7-3)79-48Won 4
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Phil MarchildonFirst--
    Sunday, September 5
    Defeated Athletics (73-58), 4-3Shibe Park (8-3)80-48Won 5
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Dick FowlerFirst--
    Monday, September 6
    Defeated Senators (49-82), 14-6Griffith Stadium (5-5)81-48Won 6
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Mickey HaefnerFirst--
    Defeated Senators (49-83), 2-1Griffith Stadium (6-5)82-48Won 7
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Walt MastersonFirst--
    Wednesday, September 8
    Defeated Yankees (81-51), 10-6Fenway Park (48-19)83-48Won 8
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Thursday, September 9
    Defeated Yankees (81-52), 9-4Fenway Park (49-19)84-48Won 9
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Ellis KinderFirst--
    Friday, September 10
    Lost to Yankees (82-52), 11-6Fenway Park (49-20)84-49
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Jack KramerFirst--
    Saturday, September 11
    Defeated Athletics (78-60), 9-1Fenway Park (50-20)85-49
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Denny GalehouseFirst--
    Defeated Athletics (78-61), 2-1Fenway Park (51-20)86-49Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Mel ParnellFirst--
    Future Red Sox Jeff Newman is born in Fort Worth, TX.
    Sunday, September 12
    Lost to Athletics (79-61), 10-4Fenway Park (51-21)86-50
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Tuesday, September 14
    Defeated White Sox (45-92), 4-1Comiskey Park I (4-6)87-50
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Bill WightFirst--
    Wednesday, September 15
    Lost to White Sox (46-92), 17-10Comiskey Park I (4-7)87-51
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Al GettelFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Tom Wright (Red Sox)
    Thursday, September 16
    Lost to Browns (55-82), 3-1Sportsman's Park III (5-4)87-52Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Cliff FanninFirst--
    Friday, September 17
    Defeated Browns (55-83), 9-3Sportsman's Park III (6-4)88-52
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bill KennedyFirst--
    Saturday, September 18
    Defeated Browns (55-84), 11-6Sportsman's Park III (7-4)89-52Won 2
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Ned GarverFirst--
    Future Red Sox Ken Brett is born in Brooklyn, NY.
    Sunday, September 19
    Lost to Tigers (70-70), 4-3Tiger Stadium (4-4)89-53
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Virgil TrucksFirst--
    Lost to Tigers (71-70), 8-6Tiger Stadium (4-5)89-54Lost 2
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Art HouttemanFirst--
    Monday, September 20
    Defeated Tigers (71-71), 7-2Tiger Stadium (5-5)90-54
    Starters: Mickey Harris vs Fred HutchinsonFirst--
    Tuesday, September 21
    Defeated Tigers (71-72), 10-2Tiger Stadium (6-5)91-54Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ted GrayFirst--
    Wednesday, September 22
    Lost to Indians (91-55), 5-2Cleveland Stadium (5-6)91-55
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bob FellerFirst--
    Friday, September 24
    Lost to Yankees (91-56), 9-6Yankee Stadium (4-5)91-56Lost 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Vic RaschiFirst--
    Saturday, September 25
    Defeated Yankees (91-57), 7-2Yankee Stadium (5-5)92-56
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Allie ReynoldsFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Joe Collins (Yankees)
    Sunday, September 26
    Lost to Yankees (92-57), 6-2Yankee Stadium (5-6)92-57
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Tommy ByrneSecond1 out
    Tuesday, September 28
    Lost to Senators (54-95), 4-2Fenway Park (51-22)92-58Lost 2
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Joe DobsonSecond2 out
    Wednesday, September 29
    Defeated Senators (54-96), 5-1Fenway Park (52-22)93-58
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Ellis KinderSecond2 out
    Thursday, September 30
    Defeated Senators (54-97), 7-3Fenway Park (53-22)94-58Won 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mel ParnellSecond1 out
    Saturday, October 2
    Defeated Yankees (94-59), 5-1Fenway Park (54-22)95-58Won 3
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Jack KramerSecond1 out
    Sunday, October 3
    Defeated Yankees (94-60), 10-5Fenway Park (55-22)96-58Won 4
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Monday, October 4
    Lost to Indians (97-58), 8-3Fenway Park (55-23)96-59
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Denny GalehouseSecond1 out
    Wednesday, November 3
    Future Red Sox Rick Kreuger is born in Grand Rapids, MI.
    Sunday, December 26
    Future Red Sox Dave Rader is born in Claremore, OK.

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