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  • Boston Red Sox - 1951

    87-67

    Third place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Walt Dropo .239 11 57
    2B Bobby Doerr .289 13 73
    SS Johnny Pesky .312 3 41
    3B Vern Stephens .300 17 78
    OF Ted Williams .318 30 126
    OF Dom DiMaggio .296 12 72
    OF Clyde Vollmer .251 22 85
    C Les Moss .198 3 26
      Other position players:
    Billy Goodman (.297, 0, 50), Lou Boudreau (.267, 5, 47), Buddy Rosar (.229, 1, 13), Fred Hatfield (.172, 2, 14), Charlie Maxwell (.187, 3, 12), Aaron Robinson (.203, 2, 7), Tom Wright (.222, 1, 9), Mike Guerra (.156, 0, 2), Matt Batts (.138, 0, 2), Al Evans (.125, 0, 2), Mel Hoderlein (.357, 0, 1), Norm Zauchin (.167, 0, 0), Al Richter (.091, 0, 0), Sammy White (.182, 0, 0), Bob DiPietro (.091, 0, 0), Karl Olson (.100, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Mel Parnell 18-11 3.26 2
    L Chuck Stobbs 10-9 4.76 0
    R Ray Scarborough 12-9 5.09 0
    L Mickey McDermott 8-8 3.35 3
    L Leo Kiely 7-7 3.34 0
    BULLPEN
    R Ellis Kinder 11-2 2.55 14
    R Walt Masterson 3-0 3.34 2
    R Harry Taylor 4-9 5.75 2
    R Willard Nixon 7-4 4.90 1
    L Bill Wight 7-7 5.10 0
      Other pitchers:
    Bill Evans (0-0, 4.11), Harley Hisner (0-1, 4.50), Paul Hinrichs (0-0, 21.60), Ben Flowers (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Friday, January 26
    Former Red Sox Bill Barrett dies in Cambridge, MA at the age of 51.
    Sunday, February 4
    Future Red Sox Stan Papi is born in Fresno, CA.
    Thursday, February 8
    Future Red Sox Steve Dillard is born in Memphis, TN.
    Tuesday, April 17
    Lost to Yankees (1-0), 5-0Yankee Stadium (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Vic RaschiSecond1 out
    Wednesday, April 18
    Lost to Yankees (2-0), 6-1Yankee Stadium (0-2)0-2Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Ed LopatFourth2 out
    Friday, April 20
    Lost to Athletics (1-2), 6-3Fenway Park (0-1)0-3Lost 3
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mel ParnellFifth3 out
    Saturday, April 21
    Defeated Athletics (1-3), 6-3Fenway Park (1-1)1-3
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Chuck StobbsFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 22
    Defeated Athletics (1-4), 6-5Fenway Park (2-1)2-3Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ray ScarboroughFourth2 out
    Defeated Athletics (1-5), 7-4Fenway Park (3-1)3-3Won 3
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Willard NixonFourth2 out
    Tuesday, April 24
    Lost to Senators (5-1), 7-5Fenway Park (3-2)3-4
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Bill WightFifth3 out
    Thursday, April 26
    Defeated Yankees (6-3), 13-7Fenway Park (4-2)4-4
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Harry TaylorFourth2 out
    Friday, April 27
    Defeated Yankees (6-4), 4-3Fenway Park (5-2)5-4Won 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Mel ParnellFifth2 out
    Saturday, April 28
    Defeated Athletics (1-11), 4-2Shibe Park (1-0)6-4Won 3
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob HooperFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 29
    Defeated Athletics (1-12), 12-8Shibe Park (2-0)7-4Won 4
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Alex KellnerThird out
    Future Red Sox Rick Burleson is born in Lynwood, CA.
    Monday, April 30
    Major-league debuts: Earl Mossor (Dodgers)
    Tuesday, May 1
    Lost to Indians (8-3), 7-1Cleveland Stadium (0-1)7-5
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Bob FellerThird1 out
    Wednesday, May 2
    Lost to Indians (9-3), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (0-2)7-6Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob LemonThird2 out
    Thursday, May 3
    Defeated Tigers (4-7), 6-1Tiger Stadium (1-0)8-6
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Ted GrayFourth2 out
    Friday, May 4
    Lost to Tigers (5-7), 8-4Tiger Stadium (1-1)8-7
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Hal NewhouserFourth3 out
    Saturday, May 5
    Lost to Tigers (6-7), 8-7Tiger Stadium (1-2)8-8Lost 2
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Fred HutchinsonFifth4 out
    Sunday, May 6
    Defeated Browns (4-14), 5-4Sportsman's Park III (1-0)9-8
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Lou SleaterFifth5 out
    Lost to Browns (5-14), 8-2Sportsman's Park III (1-1)9-9
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Al WidmarFifth5 out
    Monday, May 7
    Defeated Browns (5-15), 2-0Sportsman's Park III (2-1)10-9
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ned GarverFifth4 out
    Saturday, May 12
    Lost to Senators (13-7), 5-4Griffith Stadium (0-1)10-10
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Connie MarreroSixth5 out
    Sunday, May 13
    Defeated Senators (13-8), 10-1Griffith Stadium (1-1)11-10
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob KuzavaFourth3 out
    Monday, May 14
    Defeated Senators (13-9), 8-7Griffith Stadium (2-1)12-10Won 2
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Julio MorenoFourth3 out
    Tuesday, May 15
    Lost to White Sox (13-9), 9-7Fenway Park (5-3)12-11
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Willard NixonFifth4 out
    Wednesday, May 16
    Lost to White Sox (14-9), 9-5Fenway Park (5-4)12-12Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Chuck StobbsFifth5 out
    Friday, May 18
    Defeated Indians (12-13), 2-1Fenway Park (6-4)13-12
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mickey McDermottFifth4 out
    Saturday, May 19
    Defeated Indians (12-14), 9-4Fenway Park (7-4)14-12Won 2
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Mel ParnellFifth4 out
    Sunday, May 20
    Lost to Tigers (16-10), 8-4Fenway Park (7-5)14-13
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Chuck StobbsFifth5 out
    Monday, May 21
    Defeated Tigers (16-11), 9-7Fenway Park (8-5)15-13
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Willard NixonFourth5 out
    Tuesday, May 22
    Defeated Tigers (16-12), 6-3Fenway Park (9-5)16-13Won 2
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Mickey McDermottFourth5 out
    Wednesday, May 23
    Defeated Browns (8-25), 12-0Fenway Park (10-5)17-13Won 3
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Mel ParnellFourth4 out
    Friday, May 25
    Defeated Senators (15-16), 14-2Fenway Park (11-5)18-13Won 4
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Chuck StobbsThird5 out
    Saturday, May 26
    Defeated Senators (15-17), 11-1Fenway Park (12-5)19-13Won 5
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Willard NixonThird5 out
    Former Red Sox George Winter dies in Franklin Lakes, NJ at the age of 74.
    Sunday, May 27
    Defeated Senators (15-18), 9-3Fenway Park (13-5)20-13Won 6
    Starters: Al Sima vs Mickey McDermottThird4 out
    Defeated Senators (15-19), 7-1Fenway Park (14-5)21-13Won 7
    Starters: Julio Moreno vs Harry TaylorThird4 out
    Monday, May 28
    Defeated Yankees (26-11), 3-2Fenway Park (15-5)22-13Won 8
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Wednesday, May 30
    Defeated Yankees (26-12), 11-10Fenway Park (16-5)23-13Won 9
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Chuck StobbsThird3 out
    Defeated Yankees (26-13), 9-4Fenway Park (17-5)24-13Won 10
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Willard NixonThird3 out
    Friday, June 1
    Lost to Browns (12-29), 4-0Sportsman's Park III (2-2)24-14
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Ned GarverThird3 out
    Saturday, June 2
    Defeated Browns (12-30), 6-4Sportsman's Park III (3-2)25-14
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Bill KennedyThird2 out
    Sunday, June 3
    Defeated White Sox (26-11), 7-5Comiskey Park I (1-0)26-14Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ken HolcombeThird2 out
    Lost to White Sox (27-11), 11-2Comiskey Park I (1-1)26-15
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Howie JudsonThird2 out
    Monday, June 4
    Lost to White Sox (28-11), 6-5Comiskey Park I (1-2)26-16Lost 2
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Billy PierceThird4 out
    Lost to White Sox (29-11), 2-0Comiskey Park I (1-3)26-17Lost 3
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Saul RogovinThird4 out
    Tuesday, June 5
    Lost to White Sox (30-11), 10-2Comiskey Park I (1-4)26-18Lost 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Randy GumpertThird5 out
    Wednesday, June 6
    Lost to Tigers (21-22), 6-4Tiger Stadium (1-3)26-19Lost 5
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Bob CainThird6 out
    Thursday, June 7
    Defeated Tigers (21-23), 5-3Tiger Stadium (2-3)27-19
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Ted GrayThird6 out
    Friday, June 8
    Lost to Indians (26-21), 7-1Cleveland Stadium (0-3)27-20
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob FellerThird6 out
    Saturday, June 9
    Lost to Indians (27-21), 5-1Cleveland Stadium (0-4)27-21Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob LemonThird6 out
    Sunday, June 10
    Defeated Indians (27-22), 9-6Cleveland Stadium (1-4)28-21
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Early WynnThird5 out
    Defeated Indians (27-23), 8-2Cleveland Stadium (2-4)29-21Won 2
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Mike GarciaThird5 out
    Tuesday, June 12
    Lost to Tigers (25-23), 7-3Fenway Park (17-6)29-22
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Harry TaylorThird6 out
    Wednesday, June 13
    Defeated Tigers (25-24), 2-0Fenway Park (18-6)30-22
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Bill WightThird6 out
    Saturday, June 16
    Defeated Browns (18-35), 10-5Fenway Park (19-6)31-22Won 2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mickey McDermottThird5 out
    Sunday, June 17
    Defeated Browns (18-36), 5-4Fenway Park (20-6)32-22Won 3
    Starters: Jim Suchecki vs Ray ScarboroughThird5 out
    Defeated Browns (18-37), 3-0Fenway Park (21-6)33-22Won 4
    Starters: Al Widmar vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Monday, June 18
    Lost to Indians (30-26), 9-7Fenway Park (21-7)33-23
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Harry TaylorThird5 out
    Tuesday, June 19
    Defeated Indians (30-27), 9-2Fenway Park (22-7)34-23
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Chuck StobbsThird5 out
    Former Red Sox Wally Gerber dies in Columbus, OH at the age of 60.
    Wednesday, June 20
    Lost to Indians (31-27), 14-8Fenway Park (22-8)34-24
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bill WightThird5 out
    Thursday, June 21
    Lost to Indians (32-27), 8-4Fenway Park (22-9)34-25Lost 2
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mickey McDermottThird6 out
    Friday, June 22
    Defeated White Sox (40-20), 6-5Fenway Park (23-9)35-25
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Saturday, June 23
    Defeated White Sox (40-21), 8-7Fenway Park (24-9)36-25Won 2
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Ray ScarboroughThird4 out
    Sunday, June 24
    Lost to White Sox (41-21), 6-5Fenway Park (24-10)36-26
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Chuck StobbsThird4 out
    Defeated White Sox (41-22), 8-6Fenway Park (25-10)37-26
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Bill WightThird4 out
    Tuesday, June 26
    Defeated Athletics (24-40), 13-5Fenway Park (26-10)38-26Won 2
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Mel ParnellThird4 out
    Wednesday, June 27
    Defeated Athletics (24-41), 6-5Fenway Park (27-10)39-26Won 3
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ray ScarboroughThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Leo Kiely (Red Sox)
    Friday, June 29
    Lost to Yankees (42-23), 2-1Yankee Stadium (0-3)39-27
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Vic RaschiThird4 out
    Saturday, June 30
    Defeated Yankees (42-24), 3-1Yankee Stadium (1-3)40-27
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob KuzavaThird3 out
    Sunday, July 1
    Lost to Yankees (43-24), 5-2Yankee Stadium (1-4)40-28
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Ed LopatThird3 out
    Monday, July 2
    Defeated Senators (25-42), 5-2Griffith Stadium (3-1)41-28
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Connie MarreroThird3 out
    Tuesday, July 3
    Lost to Senators (26-42), 4-1Griffith Stadium (3-2)41-29
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Sid HudsonThird4 out
    Wednesday, July 4
    Defeated Athletics (28-43), 9-0Shibe Park (3-0)42-29
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Sam ZoldakThird2 out
    Defeated Athletics (28-44), 9-5Shibe Park (4-0)43-29Won 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Carl ScheibThird2 out
    Thursday, July 5
    Defeated Athletics (28-45), 8-3Shibe Park (5-0)44-29Won 3
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob HooperThird2 out
    Friday, July 6
    Defeated Yankees (45-27), 6-2Fenway Park (28-10)45-29Won 4
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Mel ParnellThird1 out
    Saturday, July 7
    Defeated Yankees (45-28), 10-4Fenway Park (29-10)46-29Won 5
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Ellis KinderThird1 out
    Sunday, July 8
    Defeated Yankees (45-29), 6-3Fenway Park (30-10)47-29Won 6
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Ray ScarboroughSecond1 out
    Thursday, July 12
    Defeated White Sox (49-30), 3-2Comiskey Park I (2-4)48-29Won 7
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Joe DobsonFirst--
    Defeated White Sox (49-31), 5-4Comiskey Park I (3-4)49-29Won 8
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Saul RogovinFirst--
    Friday, July 13
    Lost to White Sox (50-31), 5-4Comiskey Park I (3-5)49-30
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Billy PierceFirst--
    Saturday, July 14
    Defeated White Sox (50-32), 3-2Comiskey Park I (4-5)50-30
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Ken HolcombeFirst--
    Sunday, July 15
    Lost to Browns (24-55), 3-1Sportsman's Park III (3-3)50-31
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ned GarverFirst--
    Defeated Browns (24-56), 9-5Sportsman's Park III (4-3)51-31
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Bill KennedyFirst--
    Monday, July 16
    Lost to Browns (25-56), 9-5Sportsman's Park III (4-4)51-32
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Al WidmarFirst--
    Tuesday, July 17
    Lost to Indians (49-34), 8-6Cleveland Stadium (2-5)51-33Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob FellerFirst--
    Wednesday, July 18
    Defeated Indians (49-35), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (3-5)52-33
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Bob LemonFirst--
    Thursday, July 19
    Lost to Indians (50-35), 5-4Cleveland Stadium (3-6)52-34
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Early WynnFirst--
    Former Red Sox Sam Agnew dies in Sonoma, CA at the age of 65.
    Friday, July 20
    Lost to Tigers (39-44), 6-1Tiger Stadium (2-4)52-35Lost 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Marlin StuartFirst--
    Saturday, July 21
    Defeated Tigers (39-45), 6-3Tiger Stadium (3-4)53-35
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Virgil TrucksFirst--
    Sunday, July 22
    Defeated Tigers (39-46), 10-9Tiger Stadium (4-4)54-35Won 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob CainSecond1 out
    Tuesday, July 24
    Defeated White Sox (53-40), 8-3Fenway Park (31-10)55-35Won 3
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Leo KielySecond1 out
    Wednesday, July 25
    Lost to White Sox (54-40), 6-2Fenway Park (31-11)55-36
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Mel ParnellSecond1 out
    Thursday, July 26
    Defeated White Sox (54-41), 13-10Fenway Park (32-11)56-36
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Willard NixonSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Bud Sheely (White Sox)
    Friday, July 27
    Lost to Indians (56-37), 3-2Fenway Park (32-12)56-37
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Ray ScarboroughSecond1 out
    Saturday, July 28
    Defeated Indians (56-38), 8-4Fenway Park (33-12)57-37
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mickey McDermottSecond1 out
    Sunday, July 29
    Lost to Indians (57-38), 5-4Fenway Park (33-13)57-38
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Leo KielySecond2 out
    Tuesday, July 31
    Lost to Browns (31-64), 8-6Fenway Park (33-14)57-39Lost 2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Wednesday, August 1
    Defeated Browns (31-65), 5-1Fenway Park (34-14)58-39
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Willard NixonThird2 out
    Thursday, August 2
    Defeated Browns (31-66), 12-1Fenway Park (35-14)59-39Won 2
    Starters: Al Widmar vs Ray ScarboroughSecond1 out
    Defeated Browns (31-67), 11-6Fenway Park (36-14)60-39Won 3
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Chuck StobbsSecond1 out
    Former Red Sox Guy Cooper dies in Santa Monica, CA at the age of 59.
    Friday, August 3
    Defeated Tigers (45-52), 5-2Fenway Park (37-14)61-39Won 4
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Mickey McDermottSecond out
    Saturday, August 4
    Lost to Tigers (46-52), 2-1Fenway Park (37-15)61-40
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Leo KielyThird1 out
    Sunday, August 5
    Lost to Tigers (47-52), 3-1Fenway Park (37-16)61-41Lost 2
    Starters: Marlin Stuart vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Lost to Tigers (48-52), 8-5Fenway Park (37-17)61-42Lost 3
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Walt MastersonThird3 out
    Tuesday, August 7
    Lost to Athletics (40-66), 7-4Fenway Park (37-18)61-43Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Ray ScarboroughThird4 out
    Thursday, August 9
    Lost to Athletics (41-66), 6-5Fenway Park (37-19)61-44Lost 5
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Mickey McDermottSecond4 out
    Defeated Athletics (41-67), 5-3Fenway Park (38-19)62-44
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Leo KielySecond4 out
    Friday, August 10
    Defeated Senators (46-60), 6-4Fenway Park (39-19)63-44Won 2
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Mel ParnellSecond4 out
    Former Red Sox Win Kellum dies in Big Rapids, MI at the age of 76.
    Saturday, August 11
    Lost to Senators (47-60), 7-1Fenway Park (39-20)63-45
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Chuck StobbsSecond5 out
    Sunday, August 12
    Defeated Senators (47-61), 6-2Fenway Park (40-20)64-45
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Ray ScarboroughThird5 out
    Defeated Senators (47-62), 6-2Fenway Park (41-20)65-45Won 2
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Bill WightThird5 out
    Tuesday, August 14
    Defeated Athletics (44-70), 7-4Shibe Park (6-0)66-45Won 3
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Sam ZoldakThird5 out
    Wednesday, August 15
    Defeated Athletics (44-71), 4-2Shibe Park (7-0)67-45Won 4
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick FowlerThird5 out
    Thursday, August 16
    Lost to Athletics (45-71), 10-2Shibe Park (7-1)67-46
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Bobby ShantzThird5 out
    Major-league debuts: Mel Hoderlein (Red Sox)
    Friday, August 17
    Defeated Senators (47-66), 7-4Griffith Stadium (4-2)68-46
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Connie MarreroSecond4 out
    Future Red Sox Butch Hobson is born in Tuscaloosa, AL.
    Saturday, August 18
    Defeated Senators (47-67), 10-9Griffith Stadium (5-2)69-46Won 2
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Don JohnsonSecond4 out
    Sunday, August 19
    Defeated Senators (47-68), 8-3Griffith Stadium (6-2)70-46Won 3
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob PorterfieldThird3 out
    Tuesday, August 21
    Lost to Browns (37-79), 6-4Sportsman's Park III (4-5)70-47
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Jim McDonaldThird5 out
    Wednesday, August 22
    Defeated Browns (37-80), 3-1Sportsman's Park III (5-5)71-47
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Tommy ByrneThird5 out
    Thursday, August 23
    Defeated Browns (37-81), 9-3Sportsman's Park III (6-5)72-47Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Fred SanfordThird5 out
    Friday, August 24
    Lost to White Sox (66-56), 3-2Comiskey Park I (4-6)72-48
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Lou KretlowThird5 out
    Saturday, August 25
    Lost to White Sox (67-56), 6-2Comiskey Park I (4-7)72-49Lost 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ken HolcombeThird5 out
    Sunday, August 26
    Defeated Indians (78-46), 5-0Cleveland Stadium (4-6)73-49
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Bob FellerThird5 out
    Lost to Indians (79-46), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (4-7)73-50
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Bob LemonThird5 out
    Tuesday, August 28
    Lost to Tigers (59-66), 5-4Tiger Stadium (4-5)73-51Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob CainThird6 out
    Former Red Sox Bill Piercy dies in Long Beach, CA at the age of 56.
    Wednesday, August 29
    Defeated Tigers (59-67), 7-5Tiger Stadium (5-5)74-51
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Virgil TrucksSecond5 out
    Thursday, August 30
    Defeated Tigers (59-68), 10-4Tiger Stadium (6-5)75-51Won 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Ted GrayThird4 out
    Sunday, September 2
    Major-league debuts: Bud Thomas (Browns)
    Monday, September 3
    Defeated Senators (53-74), 3-2Fenway Park (42-20)76-51Won 3
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Mel ParnellThird4 out
    Defeated Senators (53-75), 8-4Fenway Park (43-20)77-51Won 4
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Chuck StobbsThird4 out
    Wednesday, September 5
    Defeated Yankees (82-49), 4-2Yankee Stadium (2-4)78-51Won 5
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Vic RaschiThird4 out
    Friday, September 7
    Defeated Athletics (56-79), 8-5Shibe Park (8-1)79-51Won 6
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Morrie MartinThird3 out
    Lost to Athletics (57-79), 11-4Shibe Park (8-2)79-52
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Alex KellnerThird3 out
    Saturday, September 8
    Defeated Athletics (57-80), 6-1Shibe Park (9-2)80-52
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick FowlerThird3 out
    Sunday, September 9
    Lost to Athletics (58-80), 10-4Shibe Park (9-3)80-53
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob HooperThird5 out
    Lost to Athletics (59-80), 3-2Shibe Park (9-4)80-54Lost 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bobby ShantzThird5 out
    Tuesday, September 11
    Defeated Tigers (63-75), 4-3Fenway Park (44-20)81-54
    Starters: Marlin Stuart vs Leo KielyThird5 out
    Wednesday, September 12
    Defeated Tigers (63-76), 2-1Fenway Park (45-20)82-54Won 2
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Bill WightThird4 out
    Thursday, September 13
    Defeated Browns (43-94), 5-4Fenway Park (46-20)83-54Won 3
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Friday, September 14
    Defeated Browns (43-95), 9-6Fenway Park (47-20)84-54Won 4
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Mickey McDermottThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Bob Nieman (Browns)
    Saturday, September 15
    Lost to Browns (44-95), 3-2Fenway Park (47-21)84-55
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Chuck StobbsThird3 out
    Sunday, September 16
    Defeated White Sox (76-67), 5-4Fenway Park (48-21)85-55
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Leo KielyThird2 out
    Monday, September 17
    Defeated White Sox (76-68), 12-5Fenway Park (49-21)86-55Won 2
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Ray ScarboroughThird2 out
    Tuesday, September 18
    Lost to Indians (91-56), 6-4Fenway Park (49-22)86-56
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Bill WightThird2 out
    Wednesday, September 19
    Lost to Indians (92-56), 15-2Fenway Park (49-23)86-57Lost 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mickey McDermottThird3 out
    Friday, September 21
    Lost to Yankees (92-54), 5-1Fenway Park (49-24)86-58Lost 3
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Leo KielyThird5 out
    Saturday, September 22
    Defeated Yankees (92-55), 5-0Fenway Park (50-24)87-58
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Mel ParnellThird4 out
    Sunday, September 23
    Lost to Yankees (93-55), 6-1Fenway Park (50-25)87-59
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Chuck StobbsThird5 out
    Major-league debuts: Norm Zauchin (Red Sox)
    Tuesday, September 25
    Lost to Senators (59-90), 3-0Griffith Stadium (6-3)87-60Lost 2
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Bob PorterfieldThird5 out
    Wednesday, September 26
    Lost to Senators (60-90), 7-3Griffith Stadium (6-4)87-61Lost 3
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Sid HudsonThird5 out
    Major-league debuts: Sammy White (Red Sox)
    Thursday, September 27
    Lost to Senators (61-90), 8-6Griffith Stadium (6-5)87-62Lost 4
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Julio MorenoThird6 out
    Friday, September 28
    Lost to Yankees (94-56), 8-0Yankee Stadium (2-5)87-63Lost 5
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Allie ReynoldsThird8 out
    Lost to Yankees (95-56), 11-3Yankee Stadium (2-6)87-64Lost 6
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Vic RaschiThird8 out
    Saturday, September 29
    Lost to Yankees (96-56), 4-0Yankee Stadium (2-7)87-65Lost 7
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Ed LopatThird10 out
    Lost to Yankees (97-56), 3-1Yankee Stadium (2-8)87-66Lost 8
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Tom MorganThird10 out
    Major-league debuts: Jim Brideweser (Yankees) Ben Flowers (Red Sox)
    Sunday, September 30
    Lost to Yankees (98-56), 3-0Yankee Stadium (2-9)87-67Lost 9
    Starters: Harley Hisner vs Spec SheaThird11 out
    Thursday, October 18
    Future Red Sox Andy Hassler is born in Texas City, TX.
    Tuesday, October 30
    Future Red Sox Tom Poquette is born in Eau Claire, WI.
    Saturday, November 3
    Future Red Sox Dwight Evans is born in Santa Monica, CA.

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