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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Red Sox - 1953

    84-69

    Fourth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Dick Gernert .253 21 71
    2B Billy Goodman .313 2 41
    SS Milt Bolling .263 5 28
    3B George Kell .307 12 73
    OF Jim Piersall .272 3 52
    OF Tom Umphlett .283 3 59
    OF Hoot Evers .240 11 31
    C Sammy White .273 13 64
      Other position players:
    Gene Stephens (.204, 3, 18), Floyd Baker (.273, 0, 24), Ted Lepcio (.236, 4, 11), Johnny Lipon (.214, 0, 13), Del Wilber (.241, 7, 29), Ted Williams (.407, 13, 34), Al Zarilla (.194, 0, 4), Billy Consolo (.215, 1, 6), Karl Olson (.123, 1, 6), Gus Niarhos (.200, 0, 2), Jack Merson (.000, 0, 0), Dom DiMaggio (.333, 0, 0), Clyde Vollmer (.000, 0, 0), Al Richter (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Mel Parnell 21-8 3.06 0
    L Mickey McDermott 18-10 3.01 0
    R Hal Brown 11-6 4.65 0
    R Sid Hudson 6-9 3.52 2
    R Willard Nixon 4-8 3.93 0
    L Bill Henry 5-5 3.26 1
    BULLPEN
    R Ellis Kinder 10-6 1.85 27
    R Ben Flowers 1-4 3.86 3
    R Ike Delock 3-1 4.44 1
    R Hersh Freeman 1-4 5.54 0
    L Bill Kennedy 0-0 3.70 2
      Other pitchers:
    Frank Sullivan (1-1, 5.61), Bill Werle (0-1, 1.54), Ken Holcombe (1-0, 6.00), Marv Grissom (2-6, 4.70)
     





    Tuesday, January 27
    Former Red Sox Merv Shea dies in Sacramento, CA at the age of 53.
    Friday, February 13
    Former Red Sox Happy Foreman dies in New York, NY at the age of 56.
    Friday, March 6
    Former Red Sox Tex Pruiett dies in Ventura, CA at the age of 70.
    Sunday, March 8
    Future Red Sox Jim Rice is born in Anderson, SC.
    Monday, March 23
    Future Red Sox Bo Diaz is born in Cua, Venezuela.
    Monday, April 13
    Major-league debuts: Bill Bruton (Braves)
    Tuesday, April 14
    Major-league debuts: Billy Hunter (Browns)
    Thursday, April 16
    Defeated Athletics (1-2), 11-6Shibe Park (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Harry ByrdSecond out
    Major-league debuts: Bill Harrington (Athletics) Tommy Umphlett (Red Sox)
    Friday, April 17
    Lost to Athletics (2-2), 5-0Shibe Park (1-1)1-1
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Charlie BishopThird1 out
    Saturday, April 18
    Major-league debuts: Bobo Holloman (Browns)
    Former Red Sox Harry Niles dies in Sturgis, MI at the age of 73.
    Sunday, April 19
    Lost to Senators (1-2), 4-0Griffith Stadium (0-1)1-2Lost 2
    Starters: Hersh Freeman vs Walt MastersonFifth2 out
    Monday, April 20
    Defeated Senators (1-3), 4-2Fenway Park (1-0)2-2
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Mel ParnellThird1 out
    Defeated Senators (1-4), 11-4Fenway Park (2-0)3-2Won 2
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Mickey McDermottThird1 out
    Major-league debuts: Billy Consolo (Red Sox) Sonny Dixon (Senators)
    Tuesday, April 21
    Lost to Yankees (5-2), 1-0Yankee Stadium (0-1)3-3
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Allie ReynoldsThird1 out
    Wednesday, April 22
    Lost to Yankees (6-2), 6-2Yankee Stadium (0-2)3-4Lost 2
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Vic RaschiSixth2 out
    Thursday, April 23
    Lost to Yankees (7-2), 6-3Yankee Stadium (0-3)3-5Lost 3
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Johnny SainSixth3 out
    Friday, April 24
    Lost to Athletics (6-4), 7-2Fenway Park (2-1)3-6Lost 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Hersh FreemanFifth4 out
    Saturday, April 25
    Defeated Athletics (6-5), 4-3Fenway Park (3-1)4-6
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Mel ParnellSixth4 out
    Tuesday, April 28
    Defeated Tigers (2-12), 2-0Tiger Stadium (1-0)5-6Won 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Billy HoeftSixth4 out
    Wednesday, April 29
    Defeated Tigers (2-13), 10-4Tiger Stadium (2-0)6-6Won 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick MarloweFifth3 out
    Major-league debuts: George Freese (Tigers)
    Friday, May 1
    Defeated Indians (8-4), 8-1Cleveland Stadium (1-0)7-6Won 4
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Bob LemonFourth3 out
    Saturday, May 2
    Defeated Indians (8-5), 5-1Cleveland Stadium (2-0)8-6Won 5
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Bob FellerFourth2 out
    Sunday, May 3
    Defeated Browns (7-9), 14-5Sportsman's Park III (1-0)9-6Won 6
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Dick LittlefieldFourth2 out
    Lost to Browns (8-9), 6-5Sportsman's Park III (1-1)9-7
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Duane PilletteFourth2 out
    Tuesday, May 5
    Defeated White Sox (10-9), 5-1Comiskey Park I (1-0)10-7
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Saul RogovinThird2 out
    Wednesday, May 6
    Lost to White Sox (11-9), 6-2Comiskey Park I (1-1)10-8
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Billy PierceThird2 out
    Future Red Sox Larry Andersen is born in Portland, OR.
    Friday, May 8
    Defeated Yankees (13-7), 2-1Fenway Park (4-1)11-8
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Hal BrownThird1 out
    Saturday, May 9
    Lost to Yankees (14-7), 6-4Fenway Park (4-2)11-9
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Mickey McDermottFourth2 out
    Sunday, May 10
    Lost to Yankees (15-7), 7-4Fenway Park (4-3)11-10Lost 2
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Sid HudsonFourth3 out
    Tuesday, May 12
    Lost to White Sox (16-10), 9-7Fenway Park (4-4)11-11Lost 3
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Mel ParnellFourth4 out
    Wednesday, May 13
    Defeated White Sox (16-11), 3-0Fenway Park (5-4)12-11
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Marv GrissomFourth4 out
    Thursday, May 14
    Defeated Indians (13-10), 5-4Fenway Park (6-4)13-11Won 2
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Hal BrownFourth3 out
    Saturday, May 16
    Defeated Indians (13-11), 1-0Fenway Park (7-4)14-11Won 3
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Mickey McDermottThird2 out
    Monday, May 18
    Lost to Tigers (9-21), 5-2Fenway Park (7-5)14-12
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Sid HudsonFourth3 out
    Defeated Tigers (9-22), 8-5Fenway Park (8-5)15-12
    Starters: Dave Madison vs Mel ParnellFourth3 out
    Tuesday, May 19
    Defeated Browns (12-17), 4-3Fenway Park (9-5)16-12Won 2
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Hal BrownFourth3 out
    Wednesday, May 20
    Defeated Browns (12-18), 3-2Fenway Park (10-5)17-12Won 3
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Marv GrissomSecond3 out
    Thursday, May 21
    Lost to Athletics (15-18), 9-0Fenway Park (10-6)17-13
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Mickey McDermottThird4 out
    Friday, May 22
    Defeated Athletics (15-19), 3-2Fenway Park (11-6)18-13
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mel ParnellSecond2 out
    Defeated Athletics (15-20), 3-2Fenway Park (12-6)19-13Won 2
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Willard NixonSecond2 out
    Saturday, May 23
    Lost to Yankees (22-10), 3-2Yankee Stadium (0-4)19-14
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Vic RaschiSecond3 out
    Sunday, May 24
    Lost to Yankees (23-10), 8-4Yankee Stadium (0-5)19-15Lost 2
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Monday, May 25
    Defeated Yankees (23-11), 14-10Yankee Stadium (1-5)20-15
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Ewell BlackwellFourth3 out
    Former Red Sox Ray Grimes dies in Minerva, OH at the age of 60.
    Wednesday, May 27
    Lost to Athletics (17-22), 4-3Shibe Park (1-2)20-16
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Alex KellnerFourth4 out
    Former Red Sox Jesse Burkett dies in Worcester, MA at the age of 85.
    Thursday, May 28
    Lost to Athletics (18-22), 6-1Shibe Park (1-3)20-17Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Marion FricanoFourth5 out
    Friday, May 29
    Lost to Senators (20-19), 4-2Griffith Stadium (0-2)20-18Lost 3
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Johnny SchmitzFourth6 out
    Saturday, May 30
    Defeated Senators (20-20), 4-3Griffith Stadium (1-2)21-18
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Connie MarreroFourth6 out
    Lost to Senators (21-20), 2-1Griffith Stadium (1-3)21-19
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Sonny DixonFourth6 out
    Sunday, May 31
    Lost to Senators (22-20), 5-4Fenway Park (12-7)21-20Lost 2
    Starters: Julio Moreno vs Hal BrownFifth8 out
    Lost to Senators (23-20), 4-0Fenway Park (12-8)21-21Lost 3
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Mel ParnellFifth8 out
    Tuesday, June 2
    Lost to Indians (23-15), 7-3Cleveland Stadium (2-1)21-22Lost 4
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Mike GarciaFifth9 out
    Wednesday, June 3
    Defeated Indians (23-16), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (3-1)22-22
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Early WynnFifth9 out
    Thursday, June 4
    Lost to Indians (24-16), 8-1Cleveland Stadium (3-2)22-23
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob LemonFourth10 out
    Saturday, June 6
    Defeated Tigers (10-35), 6-2Tiger Stadium (3-0)23-23
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ray HerbertFifth10 out
    Defeated Tigers (10-36), 1-0Tiger Stadium (4-0)24-23Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick MarloweFifth10 out
    Sunday, June 7
    Defeated Tigers (10-37), 4-1Tiger Stadium (5-0)25-23Won 3
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Art HouttemanFifth10 out
    Monday, June 8
    Lost to Tigers (11-37), 6-3Tiger Stadium (5-1)25-24
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Ned GarverFifth11 out
    Tuesday, June 9
    Defeated Browns (19-31), 6-5Sportsman's Park III (2-1)26-24
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Don LarsenFourth11 out
    Wednesday, June 10
    Defeated Browns (19-32), 11-2Sportsman's Park III (3-1)27-24Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Max LanierThird10 out
    Defeated Browns (19-33), 3-2Sportsman's Park III (4-1)28-24Won 3
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Duane PilletteThird10 out
    Thursday, June 11
    Defeated Browns (19-34), 7-0Sportsman's Park III (5-1)29-24Won 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Virgil TrucksThird10 out
    Friday, June 12
    Defeated White Sox (27-26), 4-3Comiskey Park I (2-1)30-24Won 5
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Saul RogovinThird10 out
    Saturday, June 13
    Lost to White Sox (28-26), 5-2Comiskey Park I (2-2)30-25
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Mike FornielesThird11 out
    Sunday, June 14
    Lost to White Sox (29-26), 6-0Comiskey Park I (2-3)30-26Lost 2
    Starters: Marv Grissom vs Billy PierceFifth13 out
    Lost to White Sox (30-26), 1-0Comiskey Park I (2-4)30-27Lost 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Sandy ConsuegraFifth13 out
    Future Red Sox Luis Aponte is born in ElTigre, Venezuela.
    Tuesday, June 16
    Lost to Tigers (14-41), 5-3Fenway Park (12-9)30-28Lost 4
    Starters: Billy Hoeft vs Sid HudsonFifth13 out
    Wednesday, June 17
    Defeated Tigers (14-42), 17-1Fenway Park (13-9)31-28
    Starters: Dick Marlowe vs Willard NixonFifth13 out
    Thursday, June 18
    Defeated Tigers (14-43), 23-3Fenway Park (14-9)32-28Won 2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Marv GrissomFourth14 out
    Friday, June 19
    Defeated Browns (20-42), 4-1Fenway Park (15-9)33-28Won 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Mickey McDermottFourth13 out
    Saturday, June 20
    Defeated Browns (20-43), 4-2Fenway Park (16-9)34-28Won 4
    Starters: Mike Blyzka vs Mel ParnellFourth13 out
    Sunday, June 21
    Defeated Browns (20-44), 3-1Fenway Park (17-9)35-28Won 5
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Hal BrownFourth13 out
    Lost to Browns (21-44), 2-0Fenway Park (17-10)35-29
    Starters: Bobo Holloman vs Sid HudsonFourth13 out
    Tuesday, June 23
    Defeated Indians (35-25), 6-4Fenway Park (18-10)36-29
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Willard NixonFourth11 out
    Defeated Indians (35-26), 2-1Fenway Park (19-10)37-29Won 2
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Mickey McDermottFourth11 out
    Wednesday, June 24
    Lost to Indians (36-26), 13-9Fenway Park (19-11)37-30
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Marv GrissomFourth11 out
    Thursday, June 25
    Lost to Indians (37-26), 15-4Fenway Park (19-12)37-31Lost 2
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Mel ParnellFourth11 out
    Friday, June 26
    Lost to White Sox (39-28), 5-3Fenway Park (19-13)37-32Lost 3
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Hal BrownFourth11 out
    Saturday, June 27
    Lost to White Sox (40-28), 6-5Fenway Park (19-14)37-33Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Sid HudsonFourth11 out
    Sunday, June 28
    Lost to White Sox (41-28), 13-4Fenway Park (19-15)37-34Lost 5
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Willard NixonFourth11 out
    Tuesday, June 30
    Defeated Yankees (46-21), 5-4Fenway Park (20-15)38-34
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Mickey McDermottFourth10 out
    Wednesday, July 1
    Defeated Yankees (46-22), 4-0Fenway Park (21-15)39-34Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Mel ParnellFourth9 out
    Thursday, July 2
    Lost to Yankees (47-22), 5-3Fenway Park (21-16)39-35
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Hal BrownFourth10 out
    Future Red Sox Tony Armas is born in Anzoategui, Venezuela.
    Friday, July 3
    Lost to Senators (37-36), 9-4Fenway Park (21-17)39-36Lost 2
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Willard NixonFourth11 out
    Future Red Sox Frank Tanana is born in Detroit, MI.
    Saturday, July 4
    Defeated Senators (37-37), 7-2Fenway Park (22-17)40-36
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Bill HenryFourth12 out
    Lost to Senators (38-37), 8-4Fenway Park (22-18)40-37
    Starters: Sonny Dixon vs Mickey McDermottFourth12 out
    Sunday, July 5
    Defeated Athletics (32-44), 10-2Shibe Park (2-3)41-37
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Carl ScheibFourth11 out
    Monday, July 6
    Defeated Senators (40-38), 2-1Griffith Stadium (2-3)42-37Won 2
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Tommy ByrneFourth11 out
    Tuesday, July 7
    Defeated Senators (40-39), 2-0Griffith Stadium (3-3)43-37Won 3
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Jerry LaneFourth10 out
    Wednesday, July 8
    Lost to Yankees (53-25), 4-2Yankee Stadium (1-6)43-38
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Jim McDonaldFourth11 out
    Thursday, July 9
    Defeated Yankees (53-26), 4-0Yankee Stadium (2-6)44-38
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Whitey FordFourth10 out
    Friday, July 10
    Defeated Athletics (33-49), 3-2Fenway Park (23-18)45-38Won 2
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Willard NixonFourth10 out
    Saturday, July 11
    Defeated Athletics (33-50), 4-3Fenway Park (24-18)46-38Won 3
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Mickey McDermottFourth10 out
    Sunday, July 12
    Defeated Athletics (33-51), 9-5Fenway Park (25-18)47-38Won 4
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Hal BrownFourth11 out
    Lost to Athletics (34-51), 4-1Fenway Park (25-19)47-39
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Mel ParnellFourth11 out
    Thursday, July 16
    Defeated Tigers (27-58), 3-2Tiger Stadium (6-1)48-39
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Steve GromekFourth10 out
    Friday, July 17
    Defeated Tigers (27-59), 3-2Tiger Stadium (7-1)49-39Won 2
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Ted GrayFourth10 out
    Saturday, July 18
    Defeated Tigers (27-60), 5-3Tiger Stadium (8-1)50-39Won 3
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Billy HoeftFourth10 out
    Sunday, July 19
    Defeated Indians (50-37), 2-0Cleveland Stadium (4-2)51-39Won 4
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Early WynnThird10 out
    Defeated Indians (50-38), 7-5Cleveland Stadium (5-2)52-39Won 5
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Art HouttemanThird10 out
    Wednesday, July 22
    Lost to White Sox (57-34), 1-0Comiskey Park I (2-5)52-40
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Virgil TrucksFourth10 out
    Thursday, July 23
    Defeated White Sox (57-35), 4-3Comiskey Park I (3-5)53-40
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Saul RogovinFourth9 out
    Friday, July 24
    Defeated Browns (33-62), 8-0Sportsman's Park III (6-1)54-40Won 2
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Dick LittlefieldThird7 out
    Defeated Browns (33-63), 6-0Sportsman's Park III (7-1)55-40Won 3
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob CainThird7 out
    Saturday, July 25
    Defeated Browns (33-64), 7-6Sportsman's Park III (8-1)56-40Won 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Harry BrecheenThird7 out
    Sunday, July 26
    Defeated Browns (33-65), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (9-1)57-40Won 5
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Duane PilletteThird7 out
    Lost to Browns (34-65), 8-5Sportsman's Park III (9-2)57-41
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Mike BlyzkaThird7 out
    Tuesday, July 28
    Lost to White Sox (59-38), 4-2Fenway Park (25-20)57-42Lost 2
    Starters: Fritz Dorish vs Hal BrownThird8 out
    Wednesday, July 29
    Lost to White Sox (60-38), 8-3Fenway Park (25-21)57-43Lost 3
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Mickey McDermottThird9 out
    Thursday, July 30
    Lost to White Sox (61-38), 17-1Fenway Park (25-22)57-44Lost 4
    Starters: Mike Fornieles vs Mel ParnellFourth9 out
    Friday, July 31
    Lost to Tigers (35-64), 5-3Fenway Park (25-23)57-45Lost 5
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Bill HenryFourth10 out
    Major-league debuts: Frank Sullivan (Red Sox)
    Saturday, August 1
    Lost to Tigers (36-64), 4-3Fenway Park (25-24)57-46Lost 6
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Hal BrownFourth10 out
    Sunday, August 2
    Lost to Tigers (37-64), 2-1Fenway Park (25-25)57-47Lost 7
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Willard NixonFourth11 out
    Lost to Tigers (38-64), 9-6Fenway Park (25-26)57-48Lost 8
    Starters: Dick Marlowe vs Sid HudsonFourth11 out
    Tuesday, August 4
    Defeated Browns (35-71), 6-2Fenway Park (26-26)58-48
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Mickey McDermottFourth12 out
    Wednesday, August 5
    Defeated Browns (35-72), 5-0Fenway Park (27-26)59-48Won 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Ben FlowersFourth12 out
    Thursday, August 6
    Lost to Browns (36-72), 8-7Fenway Park (27-27)59-49
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Hal BrownFourth13 out
    Friday, August 7
    Defeated Indians (61-45), 4-2Fenway Park (28-27)60-49
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Mel ParnellFourth13 out
    Saturday, August 8
    Defeated Indians (61-46), 5-4Fenway Park (29-27)61-49Won 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bill HenryFourth13 out
    Sunday, August 9
    Lost to Indians (62-46), 9-3Fenway Park (29-28)61-50
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Mickey McDermottFourth13 out
    Monday, August 10
    Lost to Senators (54-57), 2-0Griffith Stadium (3-4)61-51Lost 2
    Starters: Ben Flowers vs Bob PorterfieldFourth14 out
    Tuesday, August 11
    Defeated Athletics (46-63), 7-6Shibe Park (3-3)62-51
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Alex KellnerFourth12 out
    Defeated Athletics (46-64), 7-5Shibe Park (4-3)63-51Won 2
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Charlie BishopFourth12 out
    Wednesday, August 12
    Defeated Athletics (46-65), 3-2Shibe Park (5-3)64-51Won 3
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Marion FricanoFourth12 out
    Thursday, August 13
    Lost to Athletics (47-65), 1-0Shibe Park (5-4)64-52
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Joe ColemanFourth13 out
    Saturday, August 15
    Lost to Senators (56-59), 5-2Fenway Park (29-29)64-53Lost 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bill HenryFourth14 out
    Lost to Senators (57-59), 4-2Fenway Park (29-30)64-54Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Ben FlowersFourth14 out
    Sunday, August 16
    Defeated Senators (57-60), 4-1Fenway Park (30-30)65-54
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Mel ParnellFourth15 out
    Lost to Senators (58-60), 7-4Fenway Park (30-31)65-55
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Hal BrownFourth15 out
    Tuesday, August 18
    Defeated Athletics (48-70), 2-1Fenway Park (31-31)66-55
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Mickey McDermottFourth15 out
    Wednesday, August 19
    Defeated Athletics (48-71), 6-4Fenway Park (32-31)67-55Won 2
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Ben FlowersFourth15 out
    Friday, August 21
    Lost to Senators (60-62), 9-1Griffith Stadium (3-5)67-56
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Chuck StobbsFourth16 out
    Defeated Senators (60-63), 7-3Griffith Stadium (4-5)68-56
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Spec SheaFourth16 out
    Saturday, August 22
    Defeated Senators (60-64), 4-3Griffith Stadium (5-5)69-56Won 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Walt MastersonFourth15 out
    Former Red Sox Jim Tabor dies in Sacramento, CA at the age of 37.
    Sunday, August 23
    Defeated Senators (60-65), 5-4Griffith Stadium (6-5)70-56Won 3
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Connie MarreroFourth15 out
    Thursday, August 27
    Lost to White Sox (76-50), 6-4Comiskey Park I (3-6)70-57
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Virgil TrucksFourth16 out
    Friday, August 28
    Defeated White Sox (76-51), 4-3Comiskey Park I (4-6)71-57
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Bob KeeganFourth15 out
    Saturday, August 29
    Lost to White Sox (77-51), 5-1Comiskey Park I (4-7)71-58
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Connie JohnsonFourth15 out
    Sunday, August 30
    Lost to Indians (75-53), 6-5Cleveland Stadium (5-3)71-59Lost 2
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Bob FellerFourth16 out
    Lost to Indians (76-53), 8-4Cleveland Stadium (5-4)71-60Lost 3
    Starters: Ben Flowers vs Art HouttemanFourth16 out
    Monday, August 31
    Defeated Indians (76-54), 6-4Cleveland Stadium (6-4)72-60
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Mike GarciaFourth15 out
    Tuesday, September 1
    Lost to Indians (77-54), 13-3Cleveland Stadium (6-5)72-61
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Early WynnFourth16 out
    Wednesday, September 2
    Defeated Tigers (49-84), 5-2Tiger Stadium (9-1)73-61
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Billy HoeftFourth16 out
    Thursday, September 3
    Lost to Tigers (50-84), 5-4Tiger Stadium (9-2)73-62
    Starters: Ben Flowers vs Steve GromekThird17 out
    Future Red Sox Mike Paxton is born in Memphis, TN.
    Sunday, September 6
    Defeated Athletics (52-83), 8-4Shibe Park (6-4)74-62
    Starters: Hal Brown vs Marion FricanoFourth16 out
    Defeated Athletics (52-84), 4-0Shibe Park (7-4)75-62Won 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Harry ByrdFourth16 out
    Monday, September 7
    Defeated Yankees (89-44), 7-4Fenway Park (33-31)76-62Won 3
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Mel ParnellFourth16 out
    Lost to Yankees (90-44), 5-3Fenway Park (33-32)76-63
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Sid HudsonFourth16 out
    Wednesday, September 9
    Lost to Indians (84-55), 2-1Fenway Park (33-33)76-64Lost 2
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Bill HenryFourth17 out
    Thursday, September 10
    Defeated Indians (84-56), 14-4Fenway Park (34-33)77-64
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mickey McDermottFourth17 out
    Friday, September 11
    Lost to Browns (50-92), 2-0Fenway Park (34-34)77-65
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Willard NixonFourth17 out
    Saturday, September 12
    Defeated Browns (50-93), 7-6Fenway Park (35-34)78-65
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Hal BrownFourth17 out
    Sunday, September 13
    Defeated White Sox (82-61), 7-6Fenway Park (36-34)79-65Won 2
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Mel ParnellFourth17 out
    Monday, September 14
    Lost to White Sox (83-61), 10-6Fenway Park (36-35)79-66
    Starters: Connie Johnson vs Bill HenryFourth18 out
    Tuesday, September 15
    Lost to White Sox (84-61), 6-0Fenway Park (36-36)79-67Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Mickey McDermottFourth18 out
    Wednesday, September 16
    Lost to Tigers (58-89), 8-3Fenway Park (36-37)79-68Lost 3
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Willard NixonFourth19 out
    Thursday, September 17
    Defeated Tigers (58-90), 2-1Fenway Park (37-37)80-68
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Sid HudsonFourth18 out
    Saturday, September 19
    Defeated Yankees (96-49), 3-0Fenway Park (38-37)81-68Won 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Mel ParnellFourth17 out
    Sunday, September 20
    Lost to Yankees (97-49), 10-8Fenway Park (38-38)81-69
    Starters: Whitey Ford vs Mickey McDermottFourth18 out
    Tuesday, September 22
    Major-league debuts: Reno Bertoia (Tigers)
    Friday, September 25
    Defeated Yankees (99-50), 5-0Yankee Stadium (3-6)82-69
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bob KuzavaFourth18 out
    Saturday, September 26
    Defeated Yankees (99-51), 2-1Yankee Stadium (4-6)83-69Won 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Vic RaschiFourth17 out
    Sunday, September 27
    Defeated Yankees (99-52), 2-1Yankee Stadium (5-6)84-69Won 3
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Whitey FordFourth16 out
    Tuesday, November 10
    Future Red Sox Larry Parrish is born in Winter Haven, FL.
    Thursday, December 24
    Former Red Sox Pinch Thomas dies in Modesto, CA at the age of 66.

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