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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Red Sox - 1950

    94-60

    Third place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Walt Dropo .322 34 144
    2B Bobby Doerr .294 27 120
    SS Vern Stephens .295 30 144
    3B Johnny Pesky .312 1 49
    OF Dom DiMaggio .328 7 70
    OF Al Zarilla .325 9 74
    OF Ted Williams .317 28 97
    C Birdie Tebbetts .310 8 45
      Other position players:
    Billy Goodman (.354, 4, 68), Matt Batts (.273, 4, 34), Clyde Vollmer (.284, 7, 37), Tom Wright (.318, 0, 20), Buddy Rosar (.298, 1, 12), Tommy O'Brien (.129, 0, 3), Ken Keltner (.321, 0, 2), Lou Stringer (.294, 0, 2), Fred Hatfield (.250, 0, 2), Charlie Maxwell (.000, 0, 0), Jim Piersall (.286, 0, 0), Bob Scherbarth (.000, 0, 0), Merl Combs (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Mel Parnell 18-10 3.61 3
    R Joe Dobson 15-10 4.18 4
    L Chuck Stobbs 12-7 5.10 1
    R Willard Nixon 8-6 6.04 2
    BULLPEN
    R Ellis Kinder 14-12 4.26 9
    L Mickey McDermott 7-3 5.19 5
    R Walt Masterson 8-6 5.64 1
    R Charley Schanz 3-2 8.34 0
    R Al Papai 4-2 6.75 2
      Other pitchers:
    Dick Littlefield (2-2, 9.26), Harry Taylor (2-0, 1.42), Jim McDonald (1-0, 3.79), Earl Johnson (0-0, 7.24), Gordie Mueller (0-0, 10.29), James Atkins (0-0, 3.86), Jim Suchecki (0-0, 4.50), Frank Quinn (0-0, 9.00), Phil Marchildon (0-0, 6.75), Bob Gillespie (0-0, 20.25), Dave Ferriss (0-0, 18.00)
     





    Tuesday, January 3
    Future Red Sox Jim Dwyer is born in Evergreen Park, IL.
    Saturday, February 18
    Future Red Sox Bruce Kison is born in Pasco, WA.
    Sunday, February 26
    Future Red Sox Jack Brohamer is born in Maywood, CA.
    Sunday, March 5
    Future Red Sox Doug Bird is born in Corona, CA.
    Monday, March 27
    Future Red Sox Lynn McGlothen is born in Monroe, LA.
    Tuesday, April 11
    Former Red Sox Dick McCabe dies in Buffalo, NY at the age of 55.
    Tuesday, April 18
    Lost to Yankees (1-0), 15-10Fenway Park (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Mel ParnellSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Jackie Jensen and Billy Martin (Yankees)
    Wednesday, April 19
    Defeated Yankees (1-1), 6-3Fenway Park (1-1)1-1
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Joe DobsonFifth1 out
    Lost to Yankees (2-1), 16-7Fenway Park (1-2)1-2
    Starters: Eddie Lopat vs Ellis KinderFifth1 out
    Friday, April 21
    Defeated Athletics (1-2), 8-2Shibe Park (1-0)2-2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Lou BrissieFourth1 out
    Saturday, April 22
    Lost to Athletics (2-2), 6-5Shibe Park (1-1)2-3
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Alex KellnerFifth2 out
    Sunday, April 23
    Lost to Athletics (3-2), 9-4Shibe Park (1-2)2-4Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Bobby ShantzFifth2 out
    Defeated Athletics (3-3), 12-2Shibe Park (2-2)3-4
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Hank WyseFifth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Normie Roy (Red Sox)
    Monday, April 24
    Lost to Senators (3-2), 3-0Griffith Stadium (0-1)3-5
    Starters: Al Papai vs Rae ScarboroughFifth2 out
    Wednesday, April 26
    Lost to Yankees (5-2), 10-2Yankee Stadium (0-1)3-6Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Eddie LopatSixth4 out
    Thursday, April 27
    Defeated Yankees (5-3), 7-2Yankee Stadium (1-1)4-6
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Tommy ByrneSixth3 out
    Friday, April 28
    Defeated Athletics (4-6), 4-1Fenway Park (2-2)5-6Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mel ParnellFifth2 out
    Sunday, April 30
    Defeated Athletics (4-7), 19-0Fenway Park (3-2)6-6Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Joe DobsonFifth2 out
    Defeated Athletics (4-8), 6-5Fenway Park (4-2)7-6Won 4
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Chuck StobbsFifth2 out
    Tuesday, May 2
    Defeated Indians (4-4), 6-1Fenway Park (5-2)8-6Won 5
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mickey McDermottThird2 out
    Wednesday, May 3
    Defeated Indians (4-5), 7-2Fenway Park (6-2)9-6Won 6
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Ellis KinderThird3 out
    Thursday, May 4
    Lost to Indians (5-5), 5-4Fenway Park (6-3)9-7
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Friday, May 5
    Defeated White Sox (3-6), 5-2Fenway Park (7-3)10-7
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Joe DobsonSecond3 out
    Saturday, May 6
    Defeated White Sox (3-7), 11-1Fenway Park (8-3)11-7Won 2
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Chuck StobbsSecond3 out
    Sunday, May 7
    Defeated Browns (4-8), 8-6Fenway Park (9-3)12-7Won 3
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mickey McDermottSecond3 out
    Defeated Browns (4-9), 6-2Fenway Park (10-3)13-7Won 4
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Al PapaiSecond3 out
    Tuesday, May 9
    Defeated Tigers (10-5), 6-1Fenway Park (11-3)14-7Won 5
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Mel ParnellFirst--
    Thursday, May 11
    Lost to Tigers (11-5), 13-4Fenway Park (11-4)14-8
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Joe DobsonFourth3 out
    Lost to Tigers (12-5), 5-3Fenway Park (11-5)14-9Lost 2
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Ellis KinderFourth3 out
    Friday, May 12
    Defeated Senators (11-8), 3-1Fenway Park (12-5)15-9
    Starters: Rae Scarborough vs Mickey McDermottThird3 out
    Saturday, May 13
    Defeated Senators (11-9), 5-4Fenway Park (13-5)16-9Won 2
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Chuck StobbsThird3 out
    Future Red Sox Juan Beniquez is born in San Sebastian, P.R.
    Sunday, May 14
    Defeated Senators (11-10), 8-1Fenway Park (14-5)17-9Won 3
    Starters: Lloyd Hittle vs Mel ParnellThird4 out
    Lost to Senators (12-10), 10-5Fenway Park (14-6)17-10
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Al PapaiThird4 out
    Tuesday, May 16
    Defeated Tigers (13-7), 6-1Tiger Stadium (1-0)18-10
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Art HouttemanThird2 out
    Wednesday, May 17
    Lost to Tigers (14-7), 6-3Tiger Stadium (1-1)18-11
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Ted GrayThird2 out
    Thursday, May 18
    Defeated Tigers (14-8), 13-12Tiger Stadium (2-1)19-11
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Fred HutchinsonThird3 out
    Friday, May 19
    Lost to Indians (14-11), 4-1Cleveland Stadium (0-1)19-12
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Mike GarciaThird3 out
    Saturday, May 20
    Lost to Indians (15-11), 8-5Cleveland Stadium (0-2)19-13Lost 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob LemonThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Jim Suchecki (Red Sox)
    Sunday, May 21
    Defeated White Sox (5-20), 7-0Comiskey Park I (1-0)20-13
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Bill WightFourth3 out
    Lost to White Sox (6-20), 4-3Comiskey Park I (1-1)20-14
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Billy PierceFourth3 out
    Monday, May 22
    Lost to White Sox (7-20), 10-9Comiskey Park I (1-2)20-15Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob KuzavaThird4 out
    Wednesday, May 24
    Defeated Browns (8-17), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (1-0)21-15
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Lou KretlowThird3 out
    Thursday, May 25
    Defeated Browns (8-18), 15-12Sportsman's Park III (2-0)22-15Won 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Ned GarverThird3 out
    Saturday, May 27
    Defeated Senators (17-15), 4-3Griffith Stadium (1-1)23-15Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Connie MarreroThird3 out
    Defeated Senators (17-16), 6-2Griffith Stadium (2-1)24-15Won 4
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Rae ScarboroughThird3 out
    Sunday, May 28
    Lost to Senators (18-16), 7-6Griffith Stadium (2-2)24-16
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Sid HudsonThird3 out
    Tuesday, May 30
    Lost to Yankees (25-10), 11-7Yankee Stadium (1-2)24-17Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Tommy ByrneThird5 out
    Lost to Yankees (26-10), 5-3Yankee Stadium (1-3)24-18Lost 3
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Eddie LopatThird5 out
    Friday, June 2
    Defeated Indians (20-18), 11-5Fenway Park (15-6)25-18
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Joe DobsonThird4 out
    Saturday, June 3
    Defeated Indians (20-19), 11-9Fenway Park (16-6)26-18Won 2
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Sunday, June 4
    Defeated White Sox (14-27), 17-7Fenway Park (17-6)27-18Won 3
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Chuck StobbsThird5 out
    Monday, June 5
    Defeated White Sox (14-28), 12-0Fenway Park (18-6)28-18Won 4
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Ellis KinderThird4 out
    Tuesday, June 6
    Lost to White Sox (15-28), 8-4Fenway Park (18-7)28-19
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Wednesday, June 7
    Defeated Browns (13-27), 20-4Fenway Park (19-7)29-19
    Starters: Fritz Dorish vs Joe DobsonThird4 out
    Thursday, June 8
    Defeated Browns (13-28), 29-4Fenway Park (20-7)30-19Won 2
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Chuck StobbsThird4 out
    Friday, June 9
    Lost to Browns (14-28), 12-7Fenway Park (20-8)30-20
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mickey McDermottThird4 out
    Saturday, June 10
    Lost to Tigers (30-14), 18-8Fenway Park (20-9)30-21Lost 2
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Ellis KinderThird3 out
    Sunday, June 11
    Lost to Tigers (31-14), 6-2Fenway Park (20-10)30-22Lost 3
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Joe DobsonThird5 out
    Lost to Tigers (32-14), 9-6Fenway Park (20-11)30-23Lost 4
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Tuesday, June 13
    Defeated Indians (25-24), 8-1Cleveland Stadium (1-2)31-23
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob FellerThird5 out
    Wednesday, June 14
    Lost to Indians (26-24), 7-3Cleveland Stadium (1-3)31-24
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Mike GarciaThird5 out
    Thursday, June 15
    Lost to Indians (27-24), 3-1Cleveland Stadium (1-4)31-25Lost 2
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Bob LemonThird6 out
    Friday, June 16
    Lost to Tigers (35-15), 4-1Tiger Stadium (2-2)31-26Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Hal NewhouserThird7 out
    Saturday, June 17
    Lost to Tigers (36-15), 2-1Tiger Stadium (2-3)31-27Lost 4
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ted GrayFourth8 out
    Sunday, June 18
    Lost to Tigers (37-15), 10-2Tiger Stadium (2-4)31-28Lost 5
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Art HouttemanFourth9 out
    Tuesday, June 20
    Defeated White Sox (23-33), 5-3Comiskey Park I (2-2)32-28
    Manager: Steve O'Neill
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Bill WightFourth8 out
    Wednesday, June 21
    Lost to White Sox (24-33), 3-1Comiskey Park I (2-3)32-29
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Billy PierceFourth8 out
    Thursday, June 22
    Lost to White Sox (25-33), 4-2Comiskey Park I (2-4)32-30Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Rae ScarboroughFourth8 out
    Friday, June 23
    Defeated Browns (20-37), 12-9Sportsman's Park III (3-0)33-30
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Fritz DorishFourth8 out
    Saturday, June 24
    Defeated Browns (20-38), 12-3Sportsman's Park III (4-0)34-30Won 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Cliff FanninFourth8 out
    Sunday, June 25
    Defeated Browns (20-39), 11-5Sportsman's Park III (5-0)35-30Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Ned GarverFourth7 out
    Defeated Browns (20-40), 8-2Sportsman's Park III (6-0)36-30Won 4
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Stubby OvermireFourth7 out
    Tuesday, June 27
    Defeated Athletics (22-42), 7-5Shibe Park (3-2)37-30Won 5
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bobby ShantzFourth8 out
    Wednesday, June 28
    Defeated Athletics (22-43), 6-2Shibe Park (4-2)38-30Won 6
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Lou BrissieFourth8 out
    Thursday, June 29
    Defeated Athletics (22-44), 22-14Shibe Park (5-2)39-30Won 7
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob HooperFourth7 out
    Friday, June 30
    Lost to Yankees (41-26), 9-6Fenway Park (20-12)39-31
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Joe DobsonFourth6 out
    Defeated Yankees (41-27), 10-2Fenway Park (21-12)40-31
    Starters: Eddie Lopat vs Walt MastersonFourth6 out
    Saturday, July 1
    Defeated Yankees (41-28), 13-4Fenway Park (22-12)41-31Won 2
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Mel ParnellFourth5 out
    Sunday, July 2
    Lost to Yankees (42-28), 15-9Fenway Park (22-13)41-32
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Ellis KinderFourth6 out
    Wednesday, July 5
    Lost to Senators (33-39), 9-7Fenway Park (22-14)41-33Lost 2
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Chuck StobbsFourth7 out
    Friday, July 7
    Lost to Yankees (46-29), 5-2Yankee Stadium (1-4)41-34Lost 3
    Starters: Dick Littlefield vs Allie ReynoldsFourth8 out
    Major-league debuts: Dick Littlefield and Willard Nixon (Red Sox)
    Saturday, July 8
    Defeated Yankees (46-30), 4-2Yankee Stadium (2-4)42-34
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Vic RaschiFourth8 out
    Sunday, July 9
    Lost to Yankees (47-30), 3-1Yankee Stadium (2-5)42-35
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Eddie LopatFourth8 out
    Thursday, July 13
    Defeated White Sox (34-46), 8-7Fenway Park (23-14)43-35
    Starters: Rae Scarborough vs Willard NixonFourth8 out
    Friday, July 14
    Defeated White Sox (34-47), 13-1Fenway Park (24-14)44-35Won 2
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Ellis KinderFourth8 out
    Saturday, July 15
    Lost to White Sox (35-47), 7-3Fenway Park (24-15)44-36
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Dick LittlefieldFourth8 out
    Sunday, July 16
    Defeated Indians (47-34), 13-10Fenway Park (25-15)45-36
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mel ParnellFourth8 out
    Lost to Indians (48-34), 8-4Fenway Park (25-16)45-37
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Walt MastersonFourth8 out
    Monday, July 17
    Lost to Indians (49-34), 11-6Fenway Park (25-17)45-38Lost 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Joe DobsonFourth9 out
    Defeated Indians (49-35), 7-5Fenway Park (26-17)46-38
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mickey McDermottFourth9 out
    Tuesday, July 18
    Defeated Tigers (54-28), 12-9Fenway Park (27-17)47-38Won 2
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Ellis KinderFourth8 out
    Wednesday, July 19
    Lost to Tigers (55-28), 9-5Fenway Park (27-18)47-39
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Willard NixonFourth9 out
    Thursday, July 20
    Defeated Tigers (55-29), 6-5Fenway Park (28-18)48-39
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Walt MastersonFourth8 out
    Friday, July 21
    Defeated Browns (30-56), 7-4Fenway Park (29-18)49-39Won 2
    Starters: Fritz Dorish vs Joe DobsonFourth7 out
    Saturday, July 22
    Defeated Browns (30-57), 11-2Fenway Park (30-18)50-39Won 3
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Mickey McDermottFourth6 out
    Sunday, July 23
    Defeated Browns (30-58), 6-2Fenway Park (31-18)51-39Won 4
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Ellis KinderFourth6 out
    Tuesday, July 25
    Defeated Tigers (56-32), 7-6Tiger Stadium (3-4)52-39Won 5
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ted GrayFourth5 out
    Wednesday, July 26
    Defeated Tigers (56-33), 1-0Tiger Stadium (4-4)53-39Won 6
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Art HouttemanFourth4 out
    Thursday, July 27
    Lost to Tigers (57-33), 5-1Tiger Stadium (4-5)53-40
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Dizzy TroutFourth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Jim McDonald (Red Sox)
    Friday, July 28
    Lost to Indians (57-37), 13-1Cleveland Stadium (1-5)53-41Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Early WynnFourth5 out
    Saturday, July 29
    Lost to Indians (58-37), 4-1Cleveland Stadium (1-6)53-42Lost 3
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob LemonFourth6 out
    Sunday, July 30
    Lost to Indians (59-37), 6-5Cleveland Stadium (1-7)53-43Lost 4
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Bob FellerFourth7 out
    Defeated Indians (59-38), 6-3Cleveland Stadium (2-7)54-43
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Sam ZoldakFourth7 out
    Tuesday, August 1
    Defeated Browns (34-62), 7-3Sportsman's Park III (7-0)55-43Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Cuddles MarshallFourth7 out
    Wednesday, August 2
    Defeated Browns (34-63), 9-8Sportsman's Park III (8-0)56-43Won 3
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Al WidmarFourth7 out
    Friday, August 4
    Lost to White Sox (41-61), 3-2Comiskey Park I (2-5)56-44
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ken HolcombeFourth7 out
    Saturday, August 5
    Defeated White Sox (41-62), 12-7Comiskey Park I (3-5)57-44
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Bob CainFourth7 out
    Sunday, August 6
    Defeated White Sox (41-63), 9-2Comiskey Park I (4-5)58-44Won 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Billy PierceFourth7 out
    Defeated White Sox (41-64), 4-3Comiskey Park I (5-5)59-44Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Howie JudsonFourth7 out
    Tuesday, August 8
    Defeated Yankees (62-40), 7-4Yankee Stadium (3-5)60-44Won 4
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Allie ReynoldsThird6 out
    Wednesday, August 9
    Lost to Yankees (63-40), 2-1Yankee Stadium (3-6)60-45
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Vic RaschiFourth7 out
    Thursday, August 10
    Lost to Senators (46-55), 11-2Griffith Stadium (2-3)60-46Lost 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob KuzavaFourth7 out
    Defeated Senators (46-56), 4-3Griffith Stadium (3-3)61-46
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Gene BeardenFourth7 out
    Friday, August 11
    Lost to Senators (47-56), 5-2Griffith Stadium (3-4)61-47
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Sandy ConsuegraFourth8 out
    Saturday, August 12
    Defeated Senators (47-57), 10-1Griffith Stadium (4-4)62-47
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Sid HudsonFourth7 out
    Sunday, August 13
    Lost to Senators (48-57), 6-5Griffith Stadium (4-5)62-48
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Al SimaFourth8 out
    Tuesday, August 15
    Defeated Athletics (40-69), 8-3Fenway Park (32-18)63-48
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Mel ParnellFourth7 out
    Defeated Athletics (40-70), 9-4Fenway Park (33-18)64-48Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Willard NixonFourth7 out
    Wednesday, August 16
    Defeated Athletics (40-71), 11-3Fenway Park (34-18)65-48Won 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Chuck StobbsFourth6 out
    Defeated Athletics (40-72), 12-7Fenway Park (35-18)66-48Won 4
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Walt MastersonFourth6 out
    Thursday, August 17
    Defeated Athletics (40-73), 10-6Fenway Park (36-18)67-48Won 5
    Starters: Joe Murray vs Ellis KinderFourth6 out
    Major-league debuts: Joe Murray (Athletics)
    Friday, August 18
    Defeated Senators (50-60), 7-6Fenway Park (37-18)68-48Won 6
    Starters: Al Sima vs Joe DobsonFourth6 out
    Saturday, August 19
    Defeated Senators (50-61), 5-4Fenway Park (38-18)69-48Won 7
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Mel ParnellFourth6 out
    Tuesday, August 22
    Defeated Browns (39-74), 9-5Fenway Park (39-18)70-48Won 8
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Willard NixonFourth5 out
    Wednesday, August 23
    Defeated Browns (39-75), 9-5Fenway Park (40-18)71-48Won 9
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Chuck StobbsFourth4 out
    Thursday, August 24
    Defeated Browns (39-76), 6-2Fenway Park (41-18)72-48Won 10
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Walt MastersonFourth4 out
    Friday, August 25
    Defeated Tigers (74-42), 6-2Fenway Park (42-18)73-48Won 11
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Mel ParnellFourth3 out
    Saturday, August 26
    Lost to Tigers (75-42), 8-6Fenway Park (42-19)73-49
    Starters: Hal White vs Joe DobsonFourth4 out
    Sunday, August 27
    Defeated Indians (76-47), 11-9Fenway Park (43-19)74-49
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Willard NixonFourth4 out
    Monday, August 28
    Defeated Indians (76-48), 15-14Fenway Park (44-19)75-49Won 2
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Mickey McDermottFourth3 out
    Tuesday, August 29
    Defeated White Sox (50-75), 13-6Fenway Park (45-19)76-49Won 3
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Mel ParnellThird2 out
    Wednesday, August 30
    Defeated White Sox (50-76), 6-1Fenway Park (46-19)77-49Won 4
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Joe DobsonThird2 out
    Thursday, August 31
    Defeated White Sox (50-77), 4-3Fenway Park (47-19)78-49Won 5
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Walt MastersonThird2 out
    Major-league debuts: Fred Hatfield (Red Sox)
    Friday, September 1
    Lost to Athletics (45-84), 4-2Shibe Park (5-3)78-50
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bobby ShantzThird3 out
    Saturday, September 2
    Defeated Athletics (45-85), 9-3Shibe Park (6-3)79-50
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Carl ScheibThird3 out
    Monday, September 4
    Defeated Senators (56-71), 5-4Griffith Stadium (5-5)80-50Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Sid HudsonThird3 out
    Lost to Senators (57-71), 5-3Griffith Stadium (5-6)80-51
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob KuzavaThird3 out
    Wednesday, September 6
    Defeated Yankees (83-48), 11-2Fenway Park (48-19)81-51
    Starters: Eddie Lopat vs Mel ParnellThird2 out
    Thursday, September 7
    Defeated Yankees (83-49), 10-8Fenway Park (49-19)82-51Won 2
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Ellis KinderThird1 out
    Major-league debuts: Jimmy Piersall (Red Sox)
    Saturday, September 9
    Defeated Athletics (47-89), 8-3Fenway Park (50-19)83-51Won 3
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Willard NixonThird1 out
    Defeated Athletics (47-90), 11-3Fenway Park (51-19)84-51Won 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Walt MastersonThird1 out
    Sunday, September 10
    Defeated Athletics (47-91), 6-2Fenway Park (52-19)85-51Won 5
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Chuck StobbsThird1 out
    Tuesday, September 12
    Defeated White Sox (53-86), 2-1Comiskey Park I (6-5)86-51Won 6
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bill WightThird1 out
    Thursday, September 14
    Lost to Browns (52-86), 6-3Sportsman's Park III (8-1)86-52
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Dick StarrThird2 out
    Friday, September 15
    Defeated Browns (52-87), 12-9Sportsman's Park III (9-1)87-52
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Don JohnsonThird1 out
    Saturday, September 16
    Lost to Browns (53-87), 5-2Sportsman's Park III (9-2)87-53
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Cliff FanninThird2 out
    Sunday, September 17
    Defeated Tigers (88-52), 3-2Tiger Stadium (5-5)88-53
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Fred HutchinsonThird1 out
    Monday, September 18
    Defeated Tigers (88-53), 3-2Tiger Stadium (6-5)89-53Won 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Hal NewhouserSecond1 out
    Wednesday, September 20
    Lost to Indians (84-61), 6-3Cleveland Stadium (2-8)89-54
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob LemonThird2 out
    Lost to Indians (85-61), 7-1Cleveland Stadium (2-9)89-55Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Early WynnThird2 out
    Saturday, September 23
    Lost to Yankees (92-53), 8-0Yankee Stadium (3-7)89-56Lost 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Eddie LopatThird3 out
    Sunday, September 24
    Lost to Yankees (93-53), 9-5Yankee Stadium (3-8)89-57Lost 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Vic RaschiThird4 out
    Monday, September 25
    Defeated Athletics (50-100), 8-0Shibe Park (7-3)90-57
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Alex KellnerThird4 out
    Defeated Athletics (50-101), 3-0Shibe Park (8-3)91-57Won 2
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Bobby ShantzThird4 out
    Wednesday, September 27
    Lost to Senators (66-84), 2-0Fenway Park (52-20)91-58
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Joe DobsonThird4 out
    Lost to Senators (67-84), 6-3Fenway Park (52-21)91-59Lost 2
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Willard NixonThird4 out
    Thursday, September 28
    Defeated Senators (67-85), 4-3Fenway Park (53-21)92-59
    Starters: Carlos Pascual vs Chuck StobbsThird4 out
    Friday, September 29
    Defeated Senators (67-86), 7-6Fenway Park (54-21)93-59Won 2
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Walt MastersonThird4 out
    Saturday, September 30
    Lost to Yankees (98-55), 6-5Fenway Park (54-22)93-60
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Sunday, October 1
    Defeated Yankees (98-56), 7-3Fenway Park (55-22)94-60
    Starters: Ernie Nevel vs Harry TaylorThird4 out
    Friday, October 13
    Future Red Sox Dick Pole is born in Trout Creek, MI.
    Wednesday, November 29
    Future Red Sox Mike Easler is born in Cleveland, OH.

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