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  • Philadelphia Athletics - 1947

    78-76

    Fifth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Ferris Fain .291 7 71
    2B Pete Suder .241 5 60
    SS Eddie Joost .206 13 64
    3B Hank Majeski .280 8 72
    OF Sam Chapman .252 14 83
    OF Barney McCosky .328 1 52
    OF Elmer Valo .300 5 36
    C Buddy Rosar .259 1 33
      Other position players:
    George Binks (.258, 2, 34), Mike Guerra (.215, 0, 18), Gene Handley (.256, 0, 8), Dick Adams (.202, 2, 11), Mickey Rutner (.250, 1, 4), Austin Knickerbocker (.250, 0, 2), Chet Laabs (.219, 1, 5), Don Richmond (.190, 0, 4), Pat Cooper (.250, 0, 3), Herman Franks (.200, 0, 1), Ray Poole (.231, 0, 1), Nellie Fox (.000, 0, 0), Tom Kirk (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Phil Marchildon 19-9 3.22 0
    R Dick Fowler 12-11 2.81 0
    R Joe Coleman 6-12 4.32 1
    R Jesse Flores 4-13 3.39 0
    R Bill McCahan 10-5 3.32 0
    R Carl Scheib 4-6 5.04 0
    BULLPEN
    R Russ Christopher 10-7 2.90 12
    R Bob Savage 8-10 3.76 2
      Other pitchers:
    Bill Dietrich (5-2, 3.12), Lou Brissie (0-1, 6.43)
     





    Thursday, January 30
    Future Athletic Matt Alexander is born in Shreveport, LA.
    Thursday, February 27
    Former Athletic Ensign Cottrell dies in Syracuse, NY at the age of 59.
    Sunday, March 23
    Future Athletic Pat Bourque is born in Worcester, MA.
    Tuesday, April 15
    Defeated Yankees (0-1), 6-1Yankee Stadium (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Spud ChandlerFirst--
    Thursday, April 17
    Lost to Yankees (1-1), 2-1Yankee Stadium (1-1)1-1
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bill BevensThird1 out
    Friday, April 18
    Lost to Red Sox (3-0), 9-3Shibe Park (0-1)1-2Lost 2
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Bob SavageFourth2 out
    Saturday, April 19
    Lost to Red Sox (4-0), 4-2Shibe Park (0-2)1-3Lost 3
    Starters: Tex Hughson vs Joe ColemanFifth3 out
    Major-league debuts: Billy Goodman (Red Sox)
    Sunday, April 20
    Lost to Yankees (3-2), 6-2Shibe Park (0-3)1-4Lost 4
    Starters: Spud Chandler vs Jesse FloresSeventh3 out
    Lost to Yankees (4-2), 3-2Shibe Park (0-4)1-5Lost 5
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Phil MarchildonSeventh3 out
    Major-league debuts: Don Johnson (Yankees)
    Wednesday, April 23
    Lost to Senators (3-3), 4-3Shibe Park (0-5)1-6Lost 6
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Jesse FloresSeventh4 out
    Friday, April 25
    Defeated Red Sox (5-4), 11-7Fenway Park (1-0)2-6
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Mel ParnellEighth3 out
    Major-league debuts: Al Widmar (Red Sox)
    Saturday, April 26
    Defeated Red Sox (5-5), 5-2Fenway Park (2-0)3-6Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Tommy FineSeventh3 out
    Major-league debuts: Tommy Fine (Red Sox)
    Sunday, April 27
    Tied Red Sox, 6-6Fenway Park (2-0)3-6
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Dave FerrissEighth3 out
    Tuesday, April 29
    Defeated Indians (5-5), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (1-0)4-6Won 3
    Starters: Bob Savage vs Don BlackSeventh2 out
    Friday, May 2
    Lost to Tigers (7-6), 3-2Tiger Stadium (0-1)4-7
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Fred HutchinsonSeventh3 out
    Saturday, May 3
    Lost to Tigers (8-6), 2-1Tiger Stadium (0-2)4-8Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Savage vs Dizzy TroutEighth3 out
    Sunday, May 4
    Lost to White Sox (9-5), 8-7Comiskey Park I (0-1)4-9Lost 3
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Red RuffingEighth5 out
    Lost to White Sox (10-5), 1-0Comiskey Park I (0-2)4-10Lost 4
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Orval GroveEighth5 out
    Tuesday, May 6
    Defeated White Sox (10-6), 3-0Comiskey Park I (1-2)5-10
    Starters: Bill Dietrich vs Joe HaynesEighth4 out
    Wednesday, May 7
    Defeated Browns (6-11), 6-1Sportsman's Park III (1-0)6-10Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Denny GalehouseSeventh4 out
    Thursday, May 8
    Defeated Browns (6-12), 5-3Sportsman's Park III (2-0)7-10Won 3
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Bob MuncriefSeventh3 out
    Saturday, May 10
    Lost to Senators (7-6), 4-3Griffith Stadium (0-1)7-11
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Early WynnSeventh3 out
    Future Athletic Tim Hosley is born in Spartanburg, SC.
    Sunday, May 11
    Defeated Senators (7-7), 4-0Griffith Stadium (1-1)8-11
    Starters: Bob Savage vs Sid HudsonSeventh4 out
    Lost to Senators (8-7), 2-1Griffith Stadium (1-2)8-12
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Walt MastersonSeventh4 out
    Monday, May 12
    Defeated Senators (8-8), 5-1Griffith Stadium (2-2)9-12
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Bobo NewsomSeventh4 out
    Tuesday, May 13
    Defeated Indians (9-8), 7-6Shibe Park (1-5)10-12Won 2
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Bill McCahanSeventh4 out
    Thursday, May 15
    Lost to Tigers (15-7), 4-2Shibe Park (1-6)10-13
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Jesse FloresSixth5 out
    Friday, May 16
    Defeated Tigers (15-8), 11-5Shibe Park (2-6)11-13
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Bob SavageSixth4 out
    Saturday, May 17
    Lost to Tigers (16-8), 2-1Shibe Park (2-7)11-14
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Joe ColemanSeventh5 out
    Sunday, May 18
    Defeated Browns (9-17), 4-3Shibe Park (3-7)12-14
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Phil MarchildonSixth4 out
    Defeated Browns (9-18), 5-2Shibe Park (4-7)13-14Won 2
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Dick FowlerSixth4 out
    Tuesday, May 20
    Lost to Browns (10-18), 11-1Shibe Park (4-8)13-15
    Starters: Bob Muncrief vs Bob SavageFifth4 out
    Major-league debuts: Dick Adams (Athletics)
    Wednesday, May 21
    Defeated White Sox (16-15), 5-2Shibe Park (5-8)14-15
    Starters: Pete Gebrian vs Jesse FloresFifth3 out
    Friday, May 23
    Defeated Senators (11-16), 8-1Shibe Park (6-8)15-15Won 2
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Phil MarchildonFifth3 out
    Saturday, May 24
    Lost to Senators (12-16), 5-0Shibe Park (6-9)15-16
    Starters: Marino Pieretti vs Dick FowlerSixth4 out
    Sunday, May 25
    Lost to Senators (13-16), 3-1Shibe Park (6-10)15-17Lost 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Joe ColemanSixth5 out
    Tuesday, May 27
    Lost to Red Sox (18-16), 4-2Shibe Park (6-11)15-18Lost 3
    Starters: Tommy Fine vs Phil MarchildonSeventh6 out
    Wednesday, May 28
    Lost to Red Sox (19-16), 9-2Shibe Park (6-12)15-19Lost 4
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Jesse FloresSeventh7 out
    Thursday, May 29
    Defeated Red Sox (19-17), 3-2Shibe Park (7-12)16-19
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Bob SavageSixth6 out
    Friday, May 30
    Defeated Yankees (19-16), 1-0Shibe Park (8-12)17-19Won 2
    Starters: Spud Chandler vs Dick FowlerFifth5 out
    Defeated Yankees (19-17), 4-0Shibe Park (9-12)18-19Won 3
    Starters: Bill Bevens vs Joe ColemanFifth5 out
    Sunday, June 1
    Lost to Browns (15-21), 7-2Sportsman's Park III (2-1)18-20
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Jack KramerFifth6 out
    Monday, June 2
    Defeated Browns (15-22), 6-3Sportsman's Park III (3-1)19-20
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Cliff FanninFifth5 out
    Tuesday, June 3
    Lost to White Sox (20-23), 3-0Comiskey Park I (1-3)19-21
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Frank PapishFifth5 out
    Wednesday, June 4
    Defeated White Sox (20-24), 10-3Comiskey Park I (2-3)20-21
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Orval GroveFifth5 out
    Thursday, June 5
    Defeated White Sox (20-25), 5-2Comiskey Park I (3-3)21-21Won 2
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Eddie SmithFourth4 out
    Friday, June 6
    Lost to Indians (18-17), 7-4Cleveland Stadium (1-1)21-22
    Starters: Bob Savage vs Mel HarderFifth4 out
    Sunday, June 8
    Defeated Indians (18-18), 4-0Cleveland Stadium (2-1)22-22
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Red EmbreeFourth5 out
    Lost to Indians (19-18), 2-0Cleveland Stadium (2-2)22-23
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Bob FellerFourth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Nellie Fox (Athletics)
    Monday, June 9
    Defeated Tigers (26-18), 11-3Tiger Stadium (1-2)23-23
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Virgil TrucksFifth4 out
    Tuesday, June 10
    Defeated Tigers (26-19), 9-8Tiger Stadium (2-2)24-23Won 2
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Fred HutchinsonThird3 out
    Wednesday, June 11
    Lost to Tigers (27-19), 7-1Tiger Stadium (2-3)24-24
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Al BentonFourth3 out
    Defeated Tigers (27-20), 4-0Tiger Stadium (3-3)25-24
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Hal WhiteFourth3 out
    Friday, June 13
    Lost to Indians (20-21), 5-4Shibe Park (9-13)25-25
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Phil MarchildonFourth3 out
    Sunday, June 15
    Lost to Indians (21-21), 5-2Shibe Park (9-14)25-26Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Harder vs Dick FowlerThird3 out
    Defeated Indians (21-22), 6-4Shibe Park (10-14)26-26
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Jesse FloresThird3 out
    Tuesday, June 17
    Defeated Tigers (27-23), 5-2Shibe Park (11-14)27-26Won 2
    Starters: Al Benton vs Carl ScheibFourth3 out
    Thursday, June 19
    Defeated Tigers (27-24), 8-4Shibe Park (12-14)28-26Won 3
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Phil MarchildonFourth2 out
    Saturday, June 21
    Lost to White Sox (27-31), 6-2Shibe Park (12-15)28-27
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Dick FowlerThird4 out
    Sunday, June 22
    Lost to White Sox (28-31), 1-0Shibe Park (12-16)28-28Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Gillespie vs Jesse FloresThird5 out
    Defeated White Sox (28-32), 3-0Shibe Park (13-16)29-28
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Carl ScheibThird5 out
    Tuesday, June 24
    Lost to Browns (23-34), 12-3Shibe Park (13-17)29-29
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Phil MarchildonThird6 out
    Wednesday, June 25
    Defeated Browns (23-35), 4-2Shibe Park (14-17)30-29
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Dick FowlerThird6 out
    Thursday, June 26
    Defeated Yankees (37-25), 4-2Shibe Park (15-17)31-29Won 2
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Joe ColemanThird5 out
    Friday, June 27
    Lost to Yankees (38-25), 7-1Shibe Park (15-18)31-30
    Starters: Spud Chandler vs Carl ScheibThird6 out
    Saturday, June 28
    Lost to Yankees (39-25), 5-2Shibe Park (15-19)31-31Lost 2
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Jesse FloresFifth7 out
    Sunday, June 29
    Defeated Red Sox (34-28), 3-2Shibe Park (16-19)32-31
    Starters: Dave Ferriss vs Phil MarchildonThird6 out
    Defeated Red Sox (34-29), 6-5Shibe Park (17-19)33-31Won 2
    Starters: Bill Zuber vs Dick FowlerThird6 out
    Monday, June 30
    Lost to Senators (30-32), 8-7Griffith Stadium (2-3)33-32
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bobo NewsomThird7 out
    Wednesday, July 2
    Defeated Red Sox (34-31), 7-6Fenway Park (3-0)34-32
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Denny GalehouseThird7 out
    Thursday, July 3
    Defeated Red Sox (34-32), 8-4Fenway Park (4-0)35-32Won 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Harry DorishThird6 out
    Friday, July 4
    Defeated Red Sox (34-33), 8-6Fenway Park (5-0)36-32Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Dave FerrissSecond7 out
    Lost to Red Sox (35-33), 4-0Fenway Park (5-1)36-33
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Tex HughsonSecond7 out
    Saturday, July 5
    Lost to Yankees (45-26), 5-1Yankee Stadium (1-2)36-34Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Spec SheaFourth8 out
    Sunday, July 6
    Lost to Yankees (46-26), 8-2Yankee Stadium (1-3)36-35Lost 3
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Randy GumpertFourth10 out
    Lost to Yankees (47-26), 9-2Yankee Stadium (1-4)36-36Lost 4
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Allie ReynoldsFourth10 out
    Thursday, July 10
    Lost to Indians (32-32), 3-0Cleveland Stadium (2-3)36-37Lost 5
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Don BlackFifth12 out
    Lost to Indians (33-32), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (2-4)36-38Lost 6
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bob FellerFifth12 out
    Friday, July 11
    Defeated Indians (33-33), 4-2Cleveland Stadium (3-4)37-38
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Red EmbreeFifth12 out
    Saturday, July 12
    Defeated Indians (33-34), 4-2Cleveland Stadium (4-4)38-38Won 2
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Al GettelFifth13 out
    Lost to Indians (34-34), 5-4Cleveland Stadium (4-5)38-39
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Les WillisFifth13 out
    Sunday, July 13
    Lost to Tigers (39-34), 4-2Tiger Stadium (3-4)38-40Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Virgil TrucksFifth15 out
    Lost to Tigers (40-34), 7-6Tiger Stadium (3-5)38-41Lost 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Art HouttemanFifth15 out
    Tuesday, July 15
    Defeated Browns (27-49), 8-1Sportsman's Park III (4-1)39-41
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Ellis KinderFifth15 out
    Wednesday, July 16
    Lost to Browns (28-49), 5-4Sportsman's Park III (4-2)39-42
    Starters: Bill Dietrich vs Bob MuncriefFourth16 out
    Defeated Browns (28-50), 4-1Sportsman's Park III (5-2)40-42
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Jack KramerFourth16 out
    Thursday, July 17
    Defeated Browns (28-51), 16-2Sportsman's Park III (6-2)41-42Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Fred SanfordFourth16 out
    Major-league debuts: Hank Thompson (Browns)
    Friday, July 18
    Lost to White Sox (38-47), 4-1Comiskey Park I (3-4)41-43
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Joe HaynesFourth16 out
    Sunday, July 20
    Lost to White Sox (39-47), 6-5Comiskey Park I (3-5)41-44Lost 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Red RuffingFourth16 out
    Defeated White Sox (39-48), 7-4Comiskey Park I (4-5)42-44
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Frank PapishFourth16 out
    Tuesday, July 22
    Defeated Indians (38-42), 5-3Shibe Park (18-19)43-44Won 2
    Starters: Al Gettel vs Bill DietrichFourth16 out
    Wednesday, July 23
    Defeated Indians (38-43), 6-3Shibe Park (19-19)44-44Won 3
    Starters: Don Black vs Dick FowlerFourth15 out
    Thursday, July 24
    Lost to Indians (39-43), 6-1Shibe Park (19-20)44-45
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Bill McCahanFourth16 out
    Friday, July 25
    Defeated Tigers (47-40), 9-5Shibe Park (20-20)45-45
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Phil MarchildonFourth16 out
    Saturday, July 26
    Lost to Tigers (48-40), 13-0Shibe Park (20-21)45-46
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Jesse FloresFourth16 out
    Sunday, July 27
    Lost to Tigers (49-40), 5-1Shibe Park (20-22)45-47Lost 2
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Bill DietrichFourth16 out
    Defeated Tigers (49-41), 5-0Shibe Park (21-22)46-47
    Starters: Al Benton vs Dick FowlerFourth16 out
    Monday, July 28
    Defeated White Sox (41-54), 5-3Shibe Park (22-22)47-47Won 2
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Bill McCahanFourth16 out
    Tuesday, July 29
    Defeated White Sox (41-55), 5-2Shibe Park (23-22)48-47Won 3
    Starters: Earl Harrist vs Phil MarchildonFourth15 out
    Wednesday, July 30
    Lost to White Sox (42-55), 3-2Shibe Park (23-23)48-48
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Jesse FloresFourth16 out
    Future Athletic Jim Spencer is born in Hanover, PA.
    Thursday, July 31
    Defeated White Sox (42-56), 3-2Shibe Park (24-23)49-48
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Bill DietrichFourth16 out
    Friday, August 1
    Lost to Browns (35-59), 4-1Shibe Park (24-24)49-49
    Starters: Bob Muncrief vs Dick FowlerFourth16 out
    Saturday, August 2
    Defeated Browns (35-60), 8-5Shibe Park (25-24)50-49
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Bill McCahanFourth16 out
    Sunday, August 3
    Defeated Browns (35-61), 2-0Shibe Park (26-24)51-49Won 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Phil MarchildonFourth17 out
    Lost to Browns (36-61), 4-3Shibe Park (26-25)51-50
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Jesse FloresFourth17 out
    Monday, August 4
    Defeated Yankees (68-34), 9-5Yankee Stadium (2-4)52-50
    Starters: Bill Dietrich vs Randy GumpertFourth16 out
    Tuesday, August 5
    Lost to Yankees (69-34), 8-5Shibe Park (26-26)52-51
    Starters: Bill Bevens vs Joe ColemanFourth17 out
    Major-league debuts: Allie Clark (Yankees)
    Wednesday, August 6
    Defeated Yankees (69-35), 5-3Shibe Park (27-26)53-51
    Starters: Bobo Newsom vs Bill McCahanFourth16 out
    Saturday, August 9
    Defeated Senators (45-54), 8-1Shibe Park (28-26)54-51Won 2
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Phil MarchildonFourth14 out
    Sunday, August 10
    Defeated Senators (45-55), 3-2Shibe Park (29-26)55-51Won 3
    Starters: Walt Masterson vs Joe ColemanFourth15 out
    Lost to Senators (46-55), 5-2Shibe Park (29-27)55-52
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Jesse FloresFourth15 out
    Monday, August 11
    Defeated Yankees (70-38), 3-2Yankee Stadium (3-4)56-52
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Bobo NewsomFourth14 out
    Wednesday, August 13
    Lost to Yankees (71-38), 8-2Yankee Stadium (3-5)56-53
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Vic RaschiFourth15 out
    Thursday, August 14
    Lost to Yankees (72-38), 8-5Yankee Stadium (3-6)56-54Lost 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Allie ReynoldsFourth16 out
    Friday, August 15
    Defeated Senators (46-59), 3-0Griffith Stadium (3-3)57-54
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Walt MastersonFourth16 out
    Saturday, August 16
    Defeated Senators (46-60), 5-2Griffith Stadium (4-3)58-54Won 2
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Ray ScarboroughFourth16 out
    Sunday, August 17
    Defeated Senators (46-61), 2-1Griffith Stadium (5-3)59-54Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Early WynnFourth14 out
    Defeated Senators (46-62), 5-2Griffith Stadium (6-3)60-54Won 4
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Mickey HaefnerFourth14 out
    Tuesday, August 19
    Lost to White Sox (53-62), 4-0Comiskey Park I (4-6)60-55
    Starters: Jesse Flores vs Joe HaynesFourth14 out
    Wednesday, August 20
    Defeated White Sox (53-63), 5-2Comiskey Park I (5-6)61-55
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Pete GebrianFourth14 out
    Thursday, August 21
    Defeated Browns (41-76), 8-5Sportsman's Park III (7-2)62-55Won 2
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Jack KramerThird14 out
    Friday, August 22
    Lost to Browns (42-76), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (7-3)62-56
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Sam ZoldakFourth14 out
    Saturday, August 23
    Defeated Browns (42-77), 7-0Sportsman's Park III (8-3)63-56
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ellis KinderFourth14 out
    Sunday, August 24
    Lost to Tigers (63-55), 6-2Tiger Stadium (3-6)63-57
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Virgil TrucksFourth15 out
    Lost to Tigers (64-55), 5-4Tiger Stadium (3-7)63-58Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Hal NewhouserFourth15 out
    Monday, August 25
    Defeated Tigers (64-56), 7-5Tiger Stadium (4-7)64-58
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Fred HutchinsonFourth14 out
    Tuesday, August 26
    Defeated Indians (62-58), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (5-5)65-58Won 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Don BlackFourth13 out
    Wednesday, August 27
    Lost to Indians (63-58), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (5-6)65-59
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bob FellerFourth14 out
    Friday, August 29
    Lost to Red Sox (67-56), 2-1Fenway Park (5-2)65-60Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Mickey HarrisFourth15 out
    Saturday, August 30
    Lost to Red Sox (68-56), 2-0Fenway Park (5-3)65-61Lost 3
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Tex HughsonFourth16 out
    Sunday, August 31
    Lost to Red Sox (69-56), 5-1Fenway Park (5-4)65-62Lost 4
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Joe DobsonFourth17 out
    Monday, September 1
    Lost to Senators (53-74), 4-0Shibe Park (29-28)65-63Lost 5
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Phil MarchildonFifth17 out
    Lost to Senators (54-74), 7-4Shibe Park (29-29)65-64Lost 6
    Starters: Scott Cary vs Dick FowlerFifth17 out
    Tuesday, September 2
    Lost to Senators (55-74), 7-4Shibe Park (29-30)65-65Lost 7
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Joe ColemanFifth18 out
    Wednesday, September 3
    Defeated Senators (55-75), 3-0Shibe Park (30-30)66-65
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Bill McCahanFifth18 out
    Friday, September 5
    Defeated Red Sox (71-59), 9-7Shibe Park (31-30)67-65Won 2
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Phil MarchildonFifth17 out
    Saturday, September 6
    Lost to Red Sox (72-59), 4-3Shibe Park (31-31)67-66
    Starters: Earl Johnson vs Dick FowlerFifth17 out
    Sunday, September 7
    Defeated Red Sox (72-60), 7-4Shibe Park (32-31)68-66
    Starters: Denny Galehouse vs Joe ColemanFifth16 out
    Defeated Red Sox (72-61), 4-3Shibe Park (33-31)69-66Won 2
    Starters: Eddie Smith vs Bill McCahanFifth16 out
    Tuesday, September 9
    Lost to Browns (49-86), 1-0Shibe Park (33-32)69-67
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Phil MarchildonFifth16 out
    Wednesday, September 10
    Lost to Browns (50-86), 8-2Shibe Park (33-33)69-68Lost 2
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Dick FowlerFifth17 out
    Thursday, September 11
    Lost to White Sox (64-74), 7-3Shibe Park (33-34)69-69Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Joe ColemanFifth18 out
    Friday, September 12
    Lost to White Sox (65-74), 5-4Shibe Park (33-35)69-70Lost 4
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Bill McCahanFifth18 out
    Saturday, September 13
    Defeated White Sox (65-75), 9-2Shibe Park (34-35)70-70
    Starters: Bob Gillespie vs Bill DietrichFifth18 out
    Sunday, September 14
    Defeated Indians (73-67), 11-9Shibe Park (35-35)71-70Won 2
    Starters: Red Embree vs Phil MarchildonFifth18 out
    Tied Indians, 4-4Shibe Park (35-35)71-70
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Carl ScheibFifth18 out
    Monday, September 15
    Lost to Indians (74-67), 2-1Shibe Park (35-36)71-71
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Dick FowlerFifth18 out
    Tuesday, September 16
    Lost to Indians (75-67), 5-3Shibe Park (35-37)71-72Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Joe ColemanFifth18 out
    Defeated Indians (75-68), 7-3Shibe Park (36-37)72-72
    Starters: Don Black vs Bill McCahanFifth18 out
    Wednesday, September 17
    Defeated Tigers (78-67), 6-4Shibe Park (37-37)73-72Won 2
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Bill DietrichFifth18 out
    Defeated Tigers (78-68), 8-6Shibe Park (38-37)74-72Won 3
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Phil MarchildonFifth18 out
    Saturday, September 20
    Defeated Yankees (93-55), 3-2Shibe Park (39-37)75-72Won 4
    Starters: Bobo Newsom vs Dick FowlerFifth17 out
    Sunday, September 21
    Lost to Yankees (94-55), 6-0Shibe Park (39-38)75-73
    Starters: Bill Bevens vs Joe ColemanFifth18 out
    Tuesday, September 23
    Defeated Red Sox (80-70), 9-3Fenway Park (6-4)76-73
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Chuck StobbsFifth19 out
    Lost to Red Sox (81-70), 6-5Fenway Park (6-5)76-74
    Starters: Bill Dietrich vs Earl JohnsonFifth19 out
    Friday, September 26
    Defeated Senators (62-89), 11-8Griffith Stadium (7-3)77-74
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Early WynnFifth19 out
    Lost to Senators (63-89), 4-3Griffith Stadium (7-4)77-75
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Ray ScarboroughFifth19 out
    Major-league debuts: Cal Ermer (Senators)
    Saturday, September 27
    Defeated Yankees (96-57), 2-1Yankee Stadium (4-6)78-75
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Bill BevensFifth18 out
    Sunday, September 28
    Lost to Yankees (97-57), 5-3Yankee Stadium (4-7)78-76
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Bill WightFifth19 out
    Sunday, November 23
    Future Athletic Dwain Anderson is born in Oakland, CA.

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