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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Red Sox - 1955

    84-70

    Fourth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Norm Zauchin .239 27 93
    2B Billy Goodman .294 0 52
    SS Billy Klaus .283 7 60
    3B Grady Hatton .245 4 49
    OF Jackie Jensen .275 26 116
    OF Jim Piersall .283 13 62
    OF Ted Williams .356 28 83
    C Sammy White .261 11 64
      Other position players:
    Gene Stephens (.293, 3, 18), Faye Throneberry (.257, 6, 27), Ted Lepcio (.231, 6, 15), Eddie Joost (.193, 5, 17), Harry Agganis (.313, 0, 10), Pete Daley (.220, 0, 5), Karl Olson (.250, 0, 1), Owen Friend (.262, 0, 2), Sam Mele (.129, 0, 1), Frank Malzone (.350, 0, 1), Dick Gernert (.200, 0, 1), Billy Consolo (.222, 0, 0), Haywood Sullivan (.000, 0, 0), Milt Bolling (.200, 0, 0), Jim Pagliaroni (.000, 0, 1)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Frank Sullivan 18-13 2.91 0
    R Willard Nixon 12-10 4.07 0
    R Tom Brewer 11-10 4.20 0
    R Ike Delock 9-7 3.76 3
    R George Susce 9-7 3.06 1
    BULLPEN
    R Ellis Kinder 5-5 2.84 18
    R Tom Hurd 8-6 3.01 5
    L Leo Kiely 3-3 2.80 6
    R Dick Brodowski 1-0 5.63 0
    L Bill Henry 2-4 3.32 0
      Other pitchers:
    Mel Parnell (2-3, 7.83), Frank Baumann (2-1, 5.82), Russ Kemmerer (1-1, 7.27), Hal Brown (1-0, 2.25), Joe Trimble (0-0, 0.00), Bob Smith (0-0, 0.00), Hersh Freeman (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Thursday, January 13
    Former Red Sox Bill Dineen dies in Syracuse, NY at the age of 79.
    Friday, January 21
    Future Red Sox Mike Smithson is born in Centerville, TN.
    Monday, January 24
    Future Red Sox Ted Cox is born in Oklahoma City, OK.
    Friday, February 4
    Future Red Sox Gary Allenson is born in Culver City, CA.
    Sunday, February 6
    Former Red Sox Hank Thormahlen dies in Los Angeles, CA at the age of 59.
    Monday, April 11
    Major-league debuts: Ernie Oravetz and Pedro Ramos (Senators) Don Ferrarese and Don Leppert (Orioles)
    Tuesday, April 12
    Defeated Orioles (0-2), 7-1Memorial Stadium (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Joe ColemanFirst--
    Wednesday, April 13
    Major-league debuts: Ted Abernathy (Senators)
    Thursday, April 14
    Defeated Yankees (1-1), 8-4Fenway Park (1-0)2-0Won 2
    Starters: Bob Grim vs Willard NixonFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Elston Howard (Yankees)
    Friday, April 15
    Lost to Yankees (2-1), 6-4Fenway Park (1-1)2-1
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Tom BrewerSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: George Susce (Red Sox)
    Saturday, April 16
    Defeated Orioles (0-3), 6-5Fenway Park (2-1)3-1
    Starters: Erv Palica vs Ike DelockFirst--
    Future Red Sox Rick Jones is born in Jacksonville, FL.
    Sunday, April 17
    Defeated Orioles (0-4), 14-5Fenway Park (3-1)4-1Won 2
    Starters: Saul Rogovin vs Frank SullivanFirst--
    Defeated Orioles (0-5), 12-9Fenway Park (4-1)5-1Won 3
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Russ KemmererFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Jim Pyburn (Orioles)
    Wednesday, April 20
    Defeated Senators (2-3), 1-0Griffith Stadium (1-0)6-1Won 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Chuck StobbsFirst--
    Thursday, April 21
    Lost to Senators (3-3), 1-0Griffith Stadium (1-1)6-2
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Bob PorterfieldFirst--
    Friday, April 22
    Lost to Yankees (6-3), 3-0Yankee Stadium (0-1)6-3Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Whitey FordSecond1 out
    Saturday, April 23
    Lost to Yankees (7-3), 7-2Yankee Stadium (0-2)6-4Lost 3
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Johnny KucksThird1 out
    Sunday, April 24
    Defeated Yankees (7-4), 1-0Yankee Stadium (1-2)7-4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ed LopatSecond1 out
    Tuesday, April 26
    Lost to Athletics (4-7), 8-7Municipal Stadium (0-1)7-5
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Arnie PortocarreroThird1 out
    Wednesday, April 27
    Lost to Athletics (5-7), 6-2Municipal Stadium (0-2)7-6Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Cloyd BoyerFourth1 out
    Thursday, April 28
    Defeated White Sox (7-5), 3-1Comiskey Park I (1-0)8-6
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Jack HarshmanFourth1 out
    Friday, April 29
    Lost to White Sox (8-5), 7-0Comiskey Park I (1-1)8-7
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Dick DonovanFifth1 out
    Major-league debuts: Bob Smith and Joe Trimble (Red Sox)
    Saturday, April 30
    Lost to White Sox (9-5), 3-1Comiskey Park I (1-2)8-8Lost 2
    Starters: George Susce vs Sandy ConsuegraFourth2 out
    Sunday, May 1
    Lost to Indians (10-6), 2-0Cleveland Stadium (0-1)8-9Lost 3
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Bob FellerFourth3 out
    Lost to Indians (11-6), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (0-2)8-10Lost 4
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Herb ScoreFourth3 out
    Monday, May 2
    Lost to Indians (12-6), 4-2Cleveland Stadium (0-3)8-11Lost 5
    Starters: Russ Kemmerer vs Early WynnSixth4 out
    Tuesday, May 3
    Lost to Tigers (12-6), 4-2Tiger Stadium (0-1)8-12Lost 6
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Billy HoeftSixth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Pete Daley (Red Sox)
    Wednesday, May 4
    Defeated Tigers (12-7), 3-2Tiger Stadium (1-1)9-12
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Frank LarySixth4 out
    Thursday, May 5
    Lost to Tigers (13-7), 3-2Tiger Stadium (1-2)9-13
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Duke MaasFifth5 out
    Friday, May 6
    Lost to Yankees (12-8), 6-0Fenway Park (4-2)9-14Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Frank SullivanSeventh6 out
    Saturday, May 7
    Lost to Yankees (13-8), 9-6Fenway Park (4-3)9-15Lost 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Leo KielySeventh7 out
    Major-league debuts: Tommy Carroll (Yankees)
    Sunday, May 8
    Lost to Yankees (14-8), 5-0Fenway Park (4-4)9-16Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Grim vs Willard NixonSixth8 out
    Tuesday, May 10
    Lost to White Sox (15-8), 4-2Fenway Park (4-5)9-17Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Tom BrewerSeventh9 out
    Wednesday, May 11
    Defeated White Sox (15-9), 4-3Fenway Park (5-5)10-17
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Frank SullivanSeventh9 out
    Thursday, May 12
    Defeated Athletics (10-15), 12-7Fenway Park (6-5)11-17Won 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Ike DelockSeventh8 out
    Friday, May 13
    Defeated Athletics (10-16), 4-3Fenway Park (7-5)12-17Won 3
    Starters: Art Ceccarelli vs Willard NixonSixth8 out
    Saturday, May 14
    Defeated Athletics (10-17), 3-1Fenway Park (8-5)13-17Won 4
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Leo KielyFifth7 out
    Sunday, May 15
    Defeated Tigers (15-14), 10-4Fenway Park (9-5)14-17Won 5
    Starters: Frank Lary vs Frank SullivanFifth7 out
    Lost to Tigers (16-14), 9-3Fenway Park (9-6)14-18
    Starters: Duke Maas vs Tom BrewerFifth7 out
    Tuesday, May 17
    Defeated Indians (20-10), 10-3Fenway Park (10-6)15-18
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bill HenryFifth6 out
    Wednesday, May 18
    Lost to Indians (21-10), 19-0Fenway Park (10-7)15-19
    Starters: Herb Score vs Willard NixonFifth7 out
    Friday, May 20
    Lost to Senators (13-18), 3-1Griffith Stadium (1-2)15-20Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Bob PorterfieldFifth7 out
    Saturday, May 21
    Lost to Senators (14-18), 1-0Griffith Stadium (1-3)15-21Lost 3
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Camilo PascualSixth8 out
    Tuesday, May 24
    Lost to Orioles (11-25), 6-1Memorial Stadium (1-1)15-22Lost 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Jim McDonaldSixth9 out
    Wednesday, May 25
    Lost to Orioles (12-25), 6-2Memorial Stadium (1-2)15-23Lost 5
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Harry ByrdSixth9 out
    Defeated Orioles (12-26), 5-2Memorial Stadium (2-2)16-23
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Don JohnsonSixth9 out
    Thursday, May 26
    Lost to Orioles (13-26), 2-0Memorial Stadium (2-3)16-24
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Jim WilsonSixth11 out
    Friday, May 27
    Defeated Senators (15-22), 16-0Fenway Park (11-7)17-24
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Tom BrewerFifth11 out
    Saturday, May 28
    Lost to Senators (16-22), 5-3Fenway Park (11-8)17-25
    Starters: Camilo Pascual vs Bill HenrySixth12 out
    Sunday, May 29
    Defeated Senators (16-23), 12-7Fenway Park (12-8)18-25
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Willard NixonFifth12 out
    Monday, May 30
    Lost to Orioles (14-29), 8-6Fenway Park (12-9)18-26
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Frank SullivanFifth12 out
    Defeated Orioles (14-30), 8-1Fenway Park (13-9)19-26
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Ike DelockFifth12 out
    Wednesday, June 1
    Lost to White Sox (26-16), 4-3Comiskey Park I (1-3)19-27
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Dick DonovanFifth13 out
    Thursday, June 2
    Lost to White Sox (27-16), 4-2Comiskey Park I (1-4)19-28Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Virgil TrucksFifth14 out
    Friday, June 3
    Lost to Athletics (17-28), 4-3Municipal Stadium (0-3)19-29Lost 3
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Bobby ShantzSixth14 out
    Saturday, June 4
    Defeated Athletics (17-29), 5-1Municipal Stadium (1-3)20-29
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Art DitmarSixth14 out
    Sunday, June 5
    Lost to Athletics (18-29), 5-4Municipal Stadium (1-4)20-30
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Vic RaschiSixth14 out
    Defeated Athletics (18-30), 4-3Municipal Stadium (2-4)21-30
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Ray HerbertSixth14 out
    Tuesday, June 7
    Defeated Indians (30-19), 9-5Cleveland Stadium (1-3)22-30Won 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Herb ScoreSixth14 out
    Wednesday, June 8
    Defeated Indians (30-20), 5-4Cleveland Stadium (2-3)23-30Won 3
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Bob LemonSixth13 out
    Thursday, June 9
    Defeated Indians (30-21), 4-2Cleveland Stadium (3-3)24-30Won 4
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Herb ScoreFifth13 out
    Friday, June 10
    Defeated Tigers (29-24), 5-2Tiger Stadium (2-2)25-30Won 5
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Duke MaasFifth13 out
    Saturday, June 11
    Lost to Tigers (30-24), 7-5Tiger Stadium (2-3)25-31
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Billy HoeftFifth13 out
    Tuesday, June 14
    Defeated Athletics (22-35), 12-4Fenway Park (14-9)26-31
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Frank SullivanFifth12 out
    Wednesday, June 15
    Defeated Athletics (22-36), 9-6Fenway Park (15-9)27-31Won 2
    Starters: Ray Herbert vs Mel ParnellFifth11 out
    Thursday, June 16
    Defeated Athletics (22-37), 7-6Fenway Park (16-9)28-31Won 3
    Starters: Cloyd Boyer vs Willard NixonFifth11 out
    Friday, June 17
    Defeated Indians (36-24), 6-5Fenway Park (17-9)29-31Won 4
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Tom BrewerFifth10 out
    Lost to Indians (37-24), 3-2Fenway Park (17-10)29-32
    Starters: Ray Narleski vs George SusceFifth10 out
    Saturday, June 18
    Defeated Indians (37-25), 4-2Fenway Park (18-10)30-32
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Frank SullivanFifth9 out
    Sunday, June 19
    Defeated Indians (37-26), 11-7Fenway Park (19-10)31-32Won 2
    Starters: Herb Score vs Mel ParnellFifth10 out
    Tuesday, June 21
    Defeated Tigers (32-28), 5-4Fenway Park (20-10)32-32Won 3
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Willard NixonFifth10 out
    Wednesday, June 22
    Defeated Tigers (32-29), 12-7Fenway Park (21-10)33-32Won 4
    Starters: Frank Lary vs Tom BrewerFifth10 out
    Former Red Sox Frankie Hayes dies in Point Pleasant, NJ at the age of 41.
    Thursday, June 23
    Defeated Tigers (32-30), 7-0Fenway Park (22-10)34-32Won 5
    Starters: Duke Maas vs Frank SullivanFifth10 out
    Friday, June 24
    Lost to White Sox (41-22), 3-2Fenway Park (22-11)34-33
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Mel ParnellFifth11 out
    Saturday, June 25
    Lost to White Sox (42-22), 8-3Fenway Park (22-12)34-34Lost 2
    Starters: Jack Harshman vs George SusceFifth12 out
    Sunday, June 26
    Defeated White Sox (42-23), 5-2Fenway Park (23-12)35-34
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Willard NixonFifth11 out
    Defeated White Sox (42-24), 8-2Fenway Park (24-12)36-34Won 2
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Tom BrewerFifth11 out
    Monday, June 27
    Former Red Sox Harry Agganis dies in Cambridge, MA at the age of 27.
    Tuesday, June 28
    Defeated Senators (24-44), 4-0Griffith Stadium (2-3)37-34Won 3
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Chuck StobbsFifth10 out
    Defeated Senators (24-45), 8-2Griffith Stadium (3-3)38-34Won 4
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Bob PorterfieldFifth10 out
    Wednesday, June 29
    Defeated Senators (24-46), 7-5Griffith Stadium (4-3)39-34Won 5
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Camilo PascualFifth10 out
    Thursday, June 30
    Lost to Senators (25-46), 3-2Griffith Stadium (4-4)39-35
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ted AbernathyFifth11 out
    Friday, July 1
    Defeated Orioles (20-51), 4-3Memorial Stadium (3-3)40-35
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Jim WilsonFifth11 out
    Saturday, July 2
    Defeated Orioles (20-52), 5-1Memorial Stadium (4-3)41-35Won 2
    Starters: George Susce vs Don JohnsonFourth11 out
    Sunday, July 3
    Defeated Orioles (20-53), 7-2Mmorial Stadium (5-3)42-35Won 3
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Jim McDonaldFourth10 out
    Monday, July 4
    Defeated Yankees (52-26), 4-2Yankee Stadium (2-2)43-35Won 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob TurleyFourth8 out
    Defeated Yankees (52-27), 10-5Yankee Stadium (3-2)44-35Won 5
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Tom MorganFourth8 out
    Wednesday, July 6
    Defeated Senators (26-50), 7-5Fenway Park (25-12)45-35Won 6
    Starters: Ted Abernathy vs Tom BrewerFourth7 out
    Thursday, July 7
    Defeated Senators (26-51), 6-5Fenway Park (26-12)46-35Won 7
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Bill HenryFourth6 out
    Friday, July 8
    Lost to Orioles (23-53), 9-3Fenway Park (26-13)46-36
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Frank SullivanFourth7 out
    Saturday, July 9
    Defeated Orioles (23-54), 5-4Fenway Park (27-13)47-36
    Starters: Erv Palica vs Ike DelockFourth7 out
    Sunday, July 10
    Defeated Orioles (23-55), 10-7Fenway Park (28-13)48-36Won 2
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Willard NixonFourth7 out
    Thursday, July 14
    Lost to Tigers (42-40), 6-0Tiger Stadium (2-4)48-37
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Frank LaryFourth6 out
    Defeated Tigers (42-41), 7-3Tiger Stadium (3-4)49-37
    Starters: George Susce vs Duke MaasFourth6 out
    Saturday, July 16
    Lost to Indians (52-35), 4-1Cleveland Stadium (3-4)49-38
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Art HouttemanFourth6 out
    Sunday, July 17
    Defeated Indians (52-36), 6-0Cleveland Stadium (4-4)50-38
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Herb ScoreFourth6 out
    Lost to Indians (53-36), 6-5Cleveland Stadium (4-5)50-39
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Mike GarciaFourth6 out
    Tuesday, July 19
    Defeated Athletics (36-53), 6-3Municipal Stadium (3-4)51-39
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Art DitmarFourth6 out
    Wednesday, July 20
    Defeated Athletics (36-54), 6-0Municipal Stadium (4-4)52-39Won 2
    Starters: George Susce vs Arnie PortocarreroFourth5 out
    Thursday, July 21
    Defeated Athletics (36-55), 4-3Municipal Stadium (5-4)53-39Won 3
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Bobby ShantzFourth4 out
    Friday, July 22
    Lost to White Sox (56-35), 10-7Comiskey Park I (1-5)53-40
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Jack HarshmanFourth4 out
    Saturday, July 23
    Defeated White Sox (56-36), 9-7Comiskey Park I (2-5)54-40
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Harry ByrdFourth3 out
    Sunday, July 24
    Lost to White Sox (57-36), 4-0Comiskey Park I (2-6)54-41
    Starters: George Susce vs Billy PierceFourth4 out
    Defeated White Sox (57-37), 2-1Comiskey Park I (3-6)55-41
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Connie JohnsonFourth4 out
    Tuesday, July 26
    Defeated Indians (58-39), 5-1Fenway Park (29-13)56-41Won 2
    Starters: Herb Score vs Frank SullivanFourth4 out
    Wednesday, July 27
    Defeated Indians (58-40), 6-2Fenway Park (30-13)57-41Won 3
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Tom BrewerFourth3 out
    Thursday, July 28
    Lost to Indians (59-40), 6-4Fenway Park (30-14)57-42
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Mel ParnellFourth3 out
    Friday, July 29
    Defeated Tigers (54-45), 5-0Fenway Park (31-14)58-42
    Starters: Jim Bunning vs Willard NixonFourth3 out
    Saturday, July 30
    Lost to Tigers (55-45), 5-2Fenway Park (31-15)58-43
    Starters: Babe Birrer vs George SusceThird3 out
    Sunday, July 31
    Defeated Tigers (55-46), 8-3Fenway Park (32-15)59-43
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Frank SullivanThird3 out
    Defeated Tigers (55-47), 3-2Fenway Park (33-15)60-43Won 2
    Starters: Billy Hoeft vs Ike DelockThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Frank Baumann (Red Sox)
    Tuesday, August 2
    Lost to White Sox (63-39), 2-1Fenway Park (33-16)60-44
    Starters: Connie Johnson vs Tom BrewerFourth4 out
    Future Red Sox Jim Dorsey is born in Oak Park,IL.
    Wednesday, August 3
    Defeated White Sox (63-40), 6-4Fenway Park (34-16)61-44
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Mel ParnellThird3 out
    Thursday, August 4
    Defeated White Sox (63-41), 7-3Fenway Park (35-16)62-44Won 2
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Willard NixonFourth2 out
    Friday, August 5
    Lost to Athletics (45-63), 5-2Fenway Park (35-17)62-45
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Frank SullivanThird2 out
    Saturday, August 6
    Lost to Athletics (46-63), 6-5Fenway Park (35-18)62-46Lost 2
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs George SusceThird2 out
    Future Red Sox Jim Pankovits is born in Pennington Gap, VA.
    Sunday, August 7
    Defeated Athletics (46-64), 16-12Fenway Park (36-18)63-46
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Tom BrewerFourth1 out
    Tuesday, August 9
    Defeated Yankees (65-46), 4-1Yankee Stadium (4-2)64-46Won 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Whitey FordFourth1 out
    Wednesday, August 10
    Lost to Yankees (66-46), 3-2Yankee Stadium (4-3)64-47
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Don LarsenFourth2 out
    Thursday, August 11
    Lost to Yankees (67-46), 5-3Yankee Stadium (4-4)64-48Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Baumann vs Bob TurleyFourth3 out
    Saturday, August 13
    Lost to Senators (41-70), 18-9Fenway Park (36-19)64-49Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Willard NixonFourth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Jim Pagliaroni (Red Sox)
    Sunday, August 14
    Defeated Senators (41-71), 9-6Fenway Park (37-19)65-49
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Tom BrewerFourth3 out
    Defeated Senators (41-72), 2-1Fenway Park (38-19)66-49Won 2
    Starters: Pedro Ramos vs George SusceFourth3 out
    Monday, August 15
    Defeated Senators (41-73), 8-4Fenway Park (39-19)67-49Won 3
    Starters: Ted Abernathy vs Mel ParnellFourth3 out
    Tuesday, August 16
    Lost to Yankees (72-46), 13-6Fenway Park (39-20)67-50
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Frank SullivanFourth4 out
    Wednesday, August 17
    Defeated Yankees (72-47), 7-1Fenway Park (40-20)68-50
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Ike DelockFourth3 out
    Friday, August 19
    Defeated Senators (41-75), 8-0Griffith Stadium (5-4)69-50Won 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Bob PorterfieldFourth3 out
    Saturday, August 20
    Lost to Senators (42-75), 6-2Griffith Stadium (5-5)69-51
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Pedro RamosFourth4 out
    Sunday, August 21
    Defeated Senators (42-76), 4-1Griffith Stadium (6-5)70-51
    Starters: George Susce vs Chuck StobbsFourth4 out
    Tuesday, August 23
    Defeated Indians (74-49), 8-3Cleveland Stadium (5-5)71-51Won 2
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Herb ScoreFourth3 out
    Wednesday, August 24
    Lost to Indians (75-49), 2-0Cleveland Stadium (5-6)71-52
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Mike GarciaFourth4 out
    Thursday, August 25
    Lost to Tigers (64-61), 6-1Tiger Stadium (3-5)71-53Lost 2
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Ned GarverFourth5 out
    Defeated Tigers (64-62), 6-4Tiger Stadium (4-5)72-53
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Babe BirrerFourth5 out
    Friday, August 26
    Lost to Tigers (65-62), 5-4Tiger Stadium (4-6)72-54
    Starters: George Susce vs Billy HoeftFourth5 out
    Saturday, August 27
    Defeated Tigers (65-63), 4-3Tiger Stadium (5-6)73-54
    Starters: Frank Baumann vs Frank LaryThird4 out
    Sunday, August 28
    Defeated Athletics (53-75), 14-2Municipal Stadium (6-4)74-54Won 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Vic RaschiFourth3 out
    Tuesday, August 30
    Lost to White Sox (78-51), 7-5Comiskey Park I (3-7)74-55
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Virgil TrucksThird4 out
    Wednesday, August 31
    Lost to White Sox (79-51), 4-2Comiskey Park I (3-8)74-56Lost 2
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Bob KeeganThird5 out
    Friday, September 2
    Defeated Orioles (41-87), 8-3Memorial Stadium (6-3)75-56
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Ray MooreFourth5 out
    Saturday, September 3
    Defeated Orioles (41-88), 2-1Memorial Stadium (7-3)76-56Won 2
    Starters: Ike Delock vs Ed LopatThird4 out
    Sunday, September 4
    Defeated Orioles (41-89), 5-4Memorial Stadium (8-3)77-56Won 3
    Starters: Frank Baumann vs Erv PalicaFourth4 out
    Monday, September 5
    Defeated Senators (47-84), 10-2Fenway Park (41-20)78-56Won 4
    Starters: Ted Abernathy vs Tom BrewerFourth3 out
    Defeated Senators (47-85), 7-2Fenway Park (42-20)79-56Won 5
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs George SusceFourth3 out
    Wednesday, September 7
    Defeated Tigers (70-68), 7-4Fenway Park (43-20)80-56Won 6
    Starters: Jim Bunning vs Frank SullivanFourth3 out
    Thursday, September 8
    Lost to Tigers (71-68), 5-4Fenway Park (43-21)80-57
    Starters: Al Aber vs Willard NixonFourth4 out
    Friday, September 9
    Lost to Indians (86-54), 3-1Fenway Park (43-22)80-58Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Ike DelockFourth5 out
    Saturday, September 10
    Lost to Indians (87-54), 10-7Fenway Park (43-23)80-59Lost 3
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Tom BrewerFourth6 out
    Major-league debuts: Hank Aguirre, Rocky Colavito and Buddy Daley (Indians)
    Former Red Sox Shano Collins dies in Newton, MA at the age of 70.
    Sunday, September 11
    Defeated White Sox (83-58), 6-2Fenway Park (44-23)81-59
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Frank SullivanFourth6 out
    Lost to White Sox (84-58), 7-2Fenway Park (44-24)81-60
    Starters: Connie Johnson vs George SusceFourth6 out
    Tuesday, September 13
    Lost to Athletics (60-83), 6-5Fenway Park (44-25)81-61Lost 2
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Willard NixonFourth7 out
    Defeated Athletics (60-84), 7-6Fenway Park (45-25)82-61
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Frank BaumannFourth7 out
    Wednesday, September 14
    Lost to Athletics (61-84), 7-3Fenway Park (45-26)82-62
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Ike DelockFourth7 out
    Friday, September 16
    Lost to Yankees (89-56), 5-4Yankee Stadium (4-5)82-63Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Whitey FordFourth7 out
    Saturday, September 17
    Lost to Yankees (90-56), 4-1Yankee Stadium (4-6)82-64Lost 3
    Starters: Bill Henry vs Tommy ByrneFourth8 out
    Major-league debuts: Frank Malzone (Red Sox)
    Sunday, September 18
    Lost to Yankees (91-56), 3-2Yankee Stadium (4-7)82-65Lost 4
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Bob TurleyFourth9 out
    Tuesday, September 20
    Lost to Orioles (52-95), 3-2Fenway Park (45-27)82-66Lost 5
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Frank SullivanFourth11 out
    Lost to Orioles (53-95), 7-4Fenway Park (45-28)82-67Lost 6
    Starters: Ray Moore vs Ike DelockFourth11 out
    Major-league debuts: Haywood Sullivan (Red Sox)
    Wednesday, September 21
    Lost to Orioles (54-95), 8-7Fenway Park (45-29)82-68Lost 7
    Starters: Erv Palica vs Frank BaumannFourth12 out
    Friday, September 23
    Defeated Yankees (94-57), 8-4Fenway Park (46-29)83-68
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Tom BrewerFourth12 out
    Lost to Yankees (95-57), 3-2Fenway Park (46-30)83-69
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Willard NixonFourth12 out
    Sunday, September 25
    Lost to Yankees (96-57), 9-2Fenway Park (46-31)83-70Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Frank SullivanFourth12 out
    Defeated Yankees (96-58), 8-1Fenway Park (47-31)84-70
    Starters: Rip Coleman vs George SusceFourth12 out
    Major-league debuts: Johnny Blanchard and Marv Throneberry (Yankees)
    Saturday, October 1
    Future Red Sox Jeff Reardon is born in Dalton, MA.
    Saturday, October 8
    Future Red Sox Jerry Reed is born in Bryson City, NC.
    Tuesday, October 18
    Former Red Sox George Murray dies in Memphis, TN at the age of 58.
    Tuesday, October 25
    Future Red Sox Danny Darwin is born in Bonham, TX.
    Wednesday, November 2
    Future Red Sox Greg Harris is born in Lynwood, CA.
    Thursday, November 10
    Future Red Sox Jack Clark is born in New Brighton, PA.

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