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  • Philadelphia Athletics - 1949

    81-73

    Fifth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Ferris Fain .263 3 78
    2B Pete Suder .267 10 75
    SS Eddie Joost .263 23 81
    3B Hank Majeski .277 9 67
    OF Sam Chapman .278 24 108
    OF Elmer Valo .283 5 85
    OF Wally Moses .276 1 25
    C Mike Guerra .265 3 31
      Other position players:
    Nellie Fox (.255, 0, 21), Don White (.213, 0, 10), Taffy Wright (.235, 2, 25), Joe Astroth (.243, 0, 12), Buddy Rosar (.200, 0, 6), Tod Davis (.267, 1, 6), Augie Galan (.308, 0, 0), Hank Biasatti (.083, 0, 2), Bobby Estalella (.250, 0, 3)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Joe Coleman 13-14 3.86 1
    L Lou Brissie 16-11 4.28 3
    R Dick Fowler 15-11 3.75 1
    L Alex Kellner 20-12 3.75 1
    R Carl Scheib 9-12 5.12 0
    BULLPEN
    R Bubba Harris 1-1 5.44 3
    L Bobby Shantz 6-8 3.40 2
      Other pitchers:
    Bill McCahan (1-1, 2.61), Phil Marchildon (0-3, 11.81), Jim Wilson (0-0, 14.40), Clem Hausmann (0-0, 9.00)
     





    Saturday, January 29
    Future Athletic Jim Tyrone is born in Alice, TX.
    Monday, April 18
    Lost to Senators (1-0), 3-2Griffith Stadium (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ray ScarboroughThird1 out
    Tuesday, April 19
    Defeated Red Sox (0-1), 3-2Shibe Park (1-0)1-1
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Lou BrissieSecond out
    Major-league debuts: Walt Dropo (Red Sox)
    Wednesday, April 20
    Defeated Red Sox (0-2), 3-2Shibe Park (2-0)2-1Won 2
    Starters: Ellis Kinder vs Joe ColemanSecond out
    Thursday, April 21
    Lost to Red Sox (1-2), 4-0Shibe Park (2-1)2-2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Phil MarchildonThird1 out
    Friday, April 22
    Defeated Senators (1-4), 2-0Griffith Stadium (1-1)3-2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Mickey HaefnerThird1 out
    Saturday, April 23
    Defeated Senators (1-5), 14-1Griffith Stadium (2-1)4-2Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ray ScarboroughSecond out
    Sunday, April 24
    Defeated Senators (1-6), 8-3Griffith Stadium (3-1)5-2Won 3
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Sid HudsonSecond out
    Monday, April 25
    Lost to Yankees (6-1), 3-2Yankee Stadium (0-1)5-3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Vic RaschiThird1 out
    Tuesday, April 26
    Lost to Yankees (7-1), 5-4Yankee Stadium (0-2)5-4Lost 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Tommy ByrneFourth2 out
    Wednesday, April 27
    Lost to Red Sox (4-4), 10-6Fenway Park (0-1)5-5Lost 3
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ellis KinderFifth2 out
    Thursday, April 28
    Lost to Red Sox (5-4), 12-5Fenway Park (0-2)5-6Lost 4
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Mickey HarrisFifth3 out
    Friday, April 29
    Defeated Senators (2-9), 6-5Shibe Park (3-1)6-6
    Starters: Sid Hudson vs Lou BrissieFourth3 out
    Saturday, April 30
    Lost to Senators (3-9), 4-3Shibe Park (3-2)6-7
    Starters: Paul Calvert vs Joe ColemanFourth4 out
    Sunday, May 1
    Defeated Senators (3-10), 15-9Shibe Park (4-2)7-7
    Starters: Joe Haynes vs Carl ScheibFifth3 out
    Defeated Senators (3-11), 7-3Shibe Park (5-2)8-7Won 2
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Alex KellnerFifth3 out
    Wednesday, May 4
    Lost to Indians (7-4), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (0-1)8-8
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Gene BeardenFifth4 out
    Thursday, May 5
    Lost to Tigers (9-5), 6-5Tiger Stadium (0-1)8-9Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ted GrayFifth5 out
    Friday, May 6
    Defeated Tigers (9-6), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-1)9-9
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Hal NewhouserFifth4 out
    Saturday, May 7
    Lost to Tigers (10-6), 4-2Tiger Stadium (1-2)9-10
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Fred HutchinsonFifth5 out
    Sunday, May 8
    Lost to White Sox (10-9), 11-3Comiskey Park I (0-1)9-11Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Randy GumpertFifth6 out
    Defeated White Sox (10-10), 3-2Comiskey Park I (1-1)10-11
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Howie JudsonFifth6 out
    Tuesday, May 10
    Defeated White Sox (10-11), 5-0Comiskey Park I (2-1)11-11Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Billy PierceFourth5 out
    Wednesday, May 11
    Lost to Browns (5-17), 5-4Sportsman's Park III (0-1)11-12
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Karl DrewsSixth5 out
    Thursday, May 12
    Lost to Browns (6-17), 9-3Sportsman's Park III (0-2)11-13Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Cliff FanninSixth6 out
    Saturday, May 14
    Defeated Yankees (16-7), 8-5Shibe Park (6-2)12-13
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Bill McCahanSixth5 out
    Sunday, May 15
    Defeated Yankees (16-8), 8-7Shibe Park (7-2)13-13Won 2
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Dick FowlerFourth3 out
    Defeated Yankees (16-9), 7-6Shibe Park (8-2)14-13Won 3
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Joe ColemanFourth3 out
    Tuesday, May 17
    Defeated Browns (8-20), 9-2Shibe Park (9-2)15-13Won 4
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Lou BrissieThird3 out
    Wednesday, May 18
    Lost to Browns (9-20), 8-6Shibe Park (9-3)15-14
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Bobby ShantzThird4 out
    Friday, May 20
    Defeated Tigers (16-13), 2-1Shibe Park (10-3)16-14
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Joe ColemanThird3 out
    Saturday, May 21
    Defeated Tigers (16-14), 15-7Shibe Park (11-3)17-14Won 2
    Starters: Marlin Stuart vs Phil MarchildonSecond3 out
    Sunday, May 22
    Defeated Indians (11-14), 5-4Shibe Park (12-3)18-14Won 3
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Alex KellnerSecond2 out
    Defeated Indians (11-15), 7-3Shibe Park (13-3)19-14Won 4
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Lou BrissieSecond2 out
    Monday, May 23
    Lost to Indians (12-15), 7-3Shibe Park (13-4)19-15
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bill McCahanSecond3 out
    Wednesday, May 25
    Defeated White Sox (17-16), 6-4Shibe Park (14-4)20-15
    Starters: Marino Pieretti vs Dick FowlerSecond3 out
    Friday, May 27
    Lost to Yankees (23-10), 3-0Yankee Stadium (0-3)20-16
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ed LopatSecond4 out
    Saturday, May 28
    Lost to Yankees (24-10), 2-1Yankee Stadium (0-4)20-17Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Vic RaschiThird5 out
    Sunday, May 29
    Defeated Yankees (24-11), 3-1Yankee Stadium (1-4)21-17
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Bob PorterfieldSecond4 out
    Monday, May 30
    Lost to Red Sox (19-16), 10-2Fenway Park (0-3)21-18
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Joe DobsonThird5 out
    Lost to Red Sox (20-16), 4-3Fenway Park (0-4)21-19Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Mel ParnellThird5 out
    Wednesday, June 1
    Lost to Tigers (21-19), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-3)21-20Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Virgil TrucksFifth6 out
    Thursday, June 2
    Lost to Tigers (22-19), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-4)21-21Lost 4
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Ted GrayFifth7 out
    Friday, June 3
    Lost to Tigers (23-19), 4-3Tiger Stadium (1-5)21-22Lost 5
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Hal NewhouserSixth8 out
    Saturday, June 4
    Defeated Indians (19-20), 10-3Cleveland Stadium (1-1)22-22
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Gene BeardenFifth8 out
    Sunday, June 5
    Defeated Indians (19-21), 3-0Cleveland Stadium (2-1)23-22Won 2
    Starters: Bill McCahan vs Bob FellerFifth7 out
    Defeated Indians (19-22), 4-2Cleveland Stadium (3-1)24-22Won 3
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Satchel PaigeFifth7 out
    Monday, June 6
    Lost to Indians (20-22), 11-5Cleveland Stadium (3-2)24-23
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Steve GromekFourth8 out
    Tuesday, June 7
    Defeated White Sox (21-25), 7-4Comiskey Park I (3-1)25-23
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Howie JudsonFifth7 out
    Wednesday, June 8
    Defeated White Sox (21-26), 5-2Comiskey Park I (4-1)26-23Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Marino PierettiThird6 out
    Thursday, June 9
    Defeated White Sox (21-27), 1-0Comiskey Park I (5-1)27-23Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bill WightThird5 out
    Sunday, June 12
    Lost to Browns (15-35), 6-4Sportsman's Park III (0-3)27-24
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Cliff FanninThird5 out
    Defeated Browns (15-36), 13-10Sportsman's Park III (1-3)28-24
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Red EmbreeThird5 out
    Tuesday, June 14
    Lost to Tigers (31-22), 4-0Shibe Park (14-5)28-25
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Carl ScheibThird6 out
    Wednesday, June 15
    Defeated Tigers (31-23), 2-1Shibe Park (15-5)29-25
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Dick FowlerThird6 out
    Thursday, June 16
    Defeated Tigers (31-24), 7-3Shibe Park (16-5)30-25Won 2
    Starters: Hal Newhouser vs Lou BrissieThird5 out
    Friday, June 17
    Defeated Browns (16-39), 6-5Shibe Park (17-5)31-25Won 3
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Joe ColemanThird4 out
    Sunday, June 19
    Defeated Browns (16-40), 8-2Shibe Park (18-5)32-25Won 4
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Alex KellnerThird4 out
    Lost to Browns (17-40), 7-3Shibe Park (18-6)32-26
    Starters: Joe Ostrowski vs Carl ScheibThird4 out
    Monday, June 20
    Defeated Indians (29-26), 4-1Shibe Park (19-6)33-26
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Dick FowlerThird4 out
    Tuesday, June 21
    Defeated Indians (29-27), 8-2Shibe Park (20-6)34-26Won 2
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Lou BrissieSecond4 out
    Wednesday, June 22
    Lost to Indians (30-27), 7-3Shibe Park (20-7)34-27
    Starters: Gene Bearden vs Joe ColemanThird4 out
    Thursday, June 23
    Defeated White Sox (25-38), 11-4Shibe Park (21-7)35-27
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Alex KellnerSecond4 out
    Friday, June 24
    Lost to White Sox (26-38), 2-1Shibe Park (21-8)35-28
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Carl ScheibSecond5 out
    Saturday, June 25
    Defeated White Sox (26-39), 7-6Shibe Park (22-8)36-28
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Dick FowlerSecond4 out
    Sunday, June 26
    Defeated White Sox (26-40), 4-2Shibe Park (23-8)37-28Won 2
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Lou BrissieSecond4 out
    Lost to White Sox (27-40), 3-0Shibe Park (23-9)37-29
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Joe ColemanSecond4 out
    Tuesday, June 28
    Defeated Senators (30-34), 6-1Griffith Stadium (4-1)38-29
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mickey HaefnerSecond4 out
    Wednesday, June 29
    Defeated Senators (30-35), 7-4Griffith Stadium (5-1)39-29Won 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ray ScarboroughSecond4 out
    Thursday, June 30
    Lost to Senators (31-35), 8-6Griffith Stadium (5-2)39-30
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Joe HaynesSecond5 out
    Friday, July 1
    Defeated Red Sox (35-32), 11-5Shibe Park (24-9)40-30
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Lou BrissieSecond5 out
    Saturday, July 2
    Defeated Red Sox (35-33), 3-1Shibe Park (25-9)41-30Won 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Joe ColemanSecond5 out
    Sunday, July 3
    Defeated Red Sox (35-34), 8-3Shibe Park (26-9)42-30Won 3
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Alex KellnerSecond4 out
    Monday, July 4
    Defeated Senators (32-38), 9-7Shibe Park (27-9)43-30Won 4
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Carl ScheibSecond4 out
    Defeated Senators (32-39), 8-0Shibe Park (28-9)44-30Won 5
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Bobby ShantzSecond4 out
    Thursday, July 7
    Lost to Yankees (49-26), 6-2Shibe Park (28-10)44-31
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Lou BrissieSecond5 out
    Friday, July 8
    Lost to Red Sox (38-36), 7-1Fenway Park (0-5)44-32Lost 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Joe DobsonSecond6 out
    Saturday, July 9
    Lost to Red Sox (39-36), 7-5Fenway Park (0-6)44-33Lost 3
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mel ParnellThird6 out
    Sunday, July 10
    Lost to Red Sox (40-36), 8-5Fenway Park (0-7)44-34Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ellis KinderThird7 out
    Lost to Red Sox (41-36), 11-10Fenway Park (0-8)44-35Lost 5
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Walt MastersonThird7 out
    Thursday, July 14
    Lost to Indians (45-32), 7-1Cleveland Stadium (3-3)44-36Lost 6
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Bob LemonThird8 out
    Friday, July 15
    Defeated Indians (45-33), 8-0Cleveland Stadium (4-3)45-36
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bob FellerThird8 out
    Saturday, July 16
    Lost to Indians (46-33), 7-3Cleveland Stadium (4-4)45-37
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Steve GromekThird8 out
    Sunday, July 17
    Lost to Tigers (43-41), 8-0Tiger Stadium (1-6)45-38Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ted GrayFourth9 out
    Lost to Tigers (44-41), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-7)45-39Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Lou KretlowFourth9 out
    Monday, July 18
    Defeated Tigers (44-42), 13-8Tiger Stadium (2-7)46-39
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Art HouttemanThird8 out
    Tuesday, July 19
    Lost to Browns (28-55), 9-4Sportsman's Park III (1-4)46-40
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Ned GarverFourth8 out
    Lost to Browns (29-55), 5-4Sportsman's Park III (1-5)46-41Lost 2
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Karl DrewsFourth8 out
    Thursday, July 21
    Lost to Browns (30-55), 15-2Sportsman's Park III (1-6)46-42Lost 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Cliff FanninFourth9 out
    Defeated Browns (30-56), 3-2Sportsman's Park III (2-6)47-42
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Karl DrewsFourth9 out
    Friday, July 22
    Lost to White Sox (39-50), 12-0Comiskey Park I (5-2)47-43
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Randy GumpertFourth10 out
    Sunday, July 24
    Defeated White Sox (39-51), 7-2Comiskey Park I (6-2)48-43
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Billy PierceFourth9 out
    Defeated White Sox (39-52), 6-4Comiskey Park I (7-2)49-43Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bill WightFourth9 out
    Tuesday, July 26
    Defeated Browns (31-60), 5-4Shibe Park (29-10)50-43Won 3
    Starters: Joe Ostrowski vs Alex KellnerFourth8 out
    Wednesday, July 27
    Defeated Browns (31-61), 7-3Shibe Park (30-10)51-43Won 4
    Starters: Karl Drews vs Lou BrissieFourth7 out
    Defeated Browns (31-62), 8-6Shibe Park (31-10)52-43Won 5
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Carl ScheibFourth7 out
    Friday, July 29
    Defeated Tigers (51-46), 5-3Shibe Park (32-10)53-43Won 6
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Dick FowlerFourth8 out
    Saturday, July 30
    Lost to Tigers (52-46), 11-0Shibe Park (32-11)53-44
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Joe ColemanFourth8 out
    Sunday, July 31
    Lost to Tigers (53-46), 3-0Shibe Park (32-12)53-45Lost 2
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Alex KellnerFifth9 out
    Lost to Tigers (54-46), 6-0Shibe Park (32-13)53-46Lost 3
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Lou BrissieFifth9 out
    Tuesday, August 2
    Defeated White Sox (41-58), 5-2Shibe Park (33-13)54-46
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Carl ScheibFifth8 out
    Wednesday, August 3
    Defeated White Sox (41-59), 3-2Shibe Park (34-13)55-46Won 2
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Joe ColemanFourth8 out
    Friday, August 5
    Lost to Indians (60-40), 3-2Shibe Park (34-14)55-47
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Alex KellnerFourth9 out
    Saturday, August 6
    Defeated Indians (60-41), 2-0Shibe Park (35-14)56-47
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Dick FowlerFourth9 out
    Sunday, August 7
    Defeated Indians (60-42), 5-4Shibe Park (36-14)57-47Won 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Lou BrissieFourth8 out
    Defeated Indians (60-43), 4-2Shibe Park (37-14)58-47Won 3
    Starters: Al Benton vs Joe ColemanFourth8 out
    Tuesday, August 9
    Defeated Senators (37-65), 8-3Griffith Stadium (6-2)59-47Won 4
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Dick WeikFourth7 out
    Major-league debuts: Julio Gonzalez (Senators)
    Wednesday, August 10
    Lost to Senators (38-65), 8-7Griffith Stadium (6-3)59-48
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Sid HudsonFourth8 out
    Friday, August 12
    Lost to Yankees (67-39), 7-3Shibe Park (37-15)59-49Lost 2
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Joe ColemanFourth9 out
    Saturday, August 13
    Lost to Yankees (68-39), 9-7Shibe Park (37-16)59-50Lost 3
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Dick FowlerFifth10 out
    Sunday, August 14
    Lost to Yankees (69-39), 4-2Shibe Park (37-17)59-51Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Lou BrissieFifth10 out
    Defeated Yankees (69-40), 4-3Shibe Park (38-17)60-51
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Alex KellnerFifth10 out
    Monday, August 15
    Defeated Yankees (69-41), 9-5Shibe Park (39-17)61-51Won 2
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Carl ScheibFifth9 out
    Tuesday, August 16
    Defeated Red Sox (67-46), 7-4Shibe Park (40-17)62-51Won 3
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Joe ColemanFourth8 out
    Wednesday, August 17
    Lost to Red Sox (68-46), 5-1Shibe Park (40-18)62-52
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Dick FowlerFourth9 out
    Friday, August 19
    Lost to Yankees (72-41), 7-4Yankee Stadium (1-5)62-53Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Bob PorterfieldFifth11 out
    Saturday, August 20
    Lost to Yankees (73-41), 7-3Yankee Stadium (1-6)62-54Lost 3
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ed LopatFifth12 out
    Sunday, August 21
    Defeated Yankees (73-42), 8-7Yankee Stadium (2-6)63-54
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Vic RaschiFourth11 out
    Monday, August 22
    Future Athletic Doug Bair is born in Defiance, OH.
    Tuesday, August 23
    Defeated White Sox (50-68), 4-2Comiskey Park I (8-2)64-54Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Mickey HaefnerFourth10 out
    Wednesday, August 24
    Defeated White Sox (50-69), 5-0Comiskey Park I (9-2)65-54Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Randy GumpertFourth9 out
    Thursday, August 25
    Defeated Browns (41-81), 9-5Sportsman's Park III (3-6)66-54Won 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Cliff FanninFourth9 out
    Friday, August 26
    Lost to Browns (42-81), 11-3Sportsman's Park III (3-7)66-55
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Joe OstrowskiFifth9 out
    Saturday, August 27
    Lost to Browns (43-81), 5-1Sportsman's Park III (3-8)66-56Lost 2
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Ned GarverFifth10 out
    Sunday, August 28
    Lost to Tigers (71-56), 6-4Tiger Stadium (2-8)66-57Lost 3
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Art HouttemanFifth11 out
    Monday, August 29
    Lost to Tigers (72-56), 4-3Tiger Stadium (2-9)66-58Lost 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Virgil TrucksFifth12 out
    Wednesday, August 31
    Lost to Indians (74-52), 7-6Cleveland Stadium (4-5)66-59Lost 5
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Gene BeardenFifth11 out
    Defeated Indians (74-53), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (5-5)67-59
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Early WynnFifth11 out
    Thursday, September 1
    Lost to Indians (75-53), 2-1Cleveland Stadium (5-6)67-60
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Bob LemonFifth12 out
    Friday, September 2
    Lost to Red Sox (78-52), 8-4Fenway Park (0-9)67-61Lost 2
    Starters: Phil Marchildon vs Jack KramerFifth12 out
    Saturday, September 3
    Lost to Red Sox (79-52), 10-3Fenway Park (0-10)67-62Lost 3
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Ellis KinderFifth13 out
    Sunday, September 4
    Lost to Red Sox (80-52), 4-2Fenway Park (0-11)67-63Lost 4
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Chuck StobbsFifth13 out
    Monday, September 5
    Lost to Yankees (80-48), 13-4Shibe Park (40-19)67-64Lost 5
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Lou BrissieFifth15 out
    Lost to Yankees (81-48), 5-2Shibe Park (40-20)67-65Lost 6
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Joe ColemanFifth15 out
    Thursday, September 8
    Defeated Senators (43-88), 9-1Shibe Park (41-20)68-65
    Starters: Jim Pearce vs Alex KellnerFifth15 out
    Defeated Senators (43-89), 8-4Shibe Park (42-20)69-65Won 2
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Lou BrissieFifth15 out
    Friday, September 9
    Defeated Senators (43-90), 5-2Shibe Park (43-20)70-65Won 3
    Starters: Lloyd Hittle vs Bobby ShantzFifth14 out
    Saturday, September 10
    Lost to Red Sox (84-53), 9-1Shibe Park (43-21)70-66
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick FowlerFifth14 out
    Sunday, September 11
    Defeated Red Sox (84-54), 6-4Shibe Park (44-21)71-66
    Starters: Joe Dobson vs Joe ColemanFifth14 out
    Defeated Red Sox (84-55), 4-0Shibe Park (45-21)72-66Won 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Carl ScheibFifth14 out
    Tuesday, September 13
    Major-league debuts: Hal Keller (Senators)
    Wednesday, September 14
    Defeated Indians (80-58), 2-1Shibe Park (46-21)73-66Won 3
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Bobby ShantzFifth15 out
    Friday, September 16
    Defeated White Sox (57-83), 5-1Shibe Park (47-21)74-66Won 4
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Dick FowlerFifth15 out
    Lost to White Sox (58-83), 6-3Shibe Park (47-22)74-67
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Joe ColemanFifth15 out
    Saturday, September 17
    Lost to White Sox (59-83), 8-5Shibe Park (47-23)74-68Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Carl ScheibFifth16 out
    Sunday, September 18
    Defeated Browns (49-95), 7-5Shibe Park (48-23)75-68
    Starters: Ribs Raney vs Alex KellnerFifth15 out
    Defeated Browns (49-96), 7-4Shibe Park (49-23)76-68Won 2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Lou BrissieFifth15 out
    Monday, September 19
    Defeated Browns (49-97), 7-4Shibe Park (50-23)77-68Won 3
    Starters: Al Papai vs Dick FowlerFifth15 out
    Tuesday, September 20
    Defeated Tigers (84-63), 8-6Shibe Park (51-23)78-68Won 4
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Carl ScheibFifth15 out
    Wednesday, September 21
    Lost to Tigers (85-63), 4-1Shibe Park (51-24)78-69
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Joe ColemanFifth15 out
    Friday, September 23
    Major-league debuts: Wally Hood (Yankees)
    Sunday, September 25
    Defeated Senators (47-101), 8-5Shibe Park (52-24)79-69
    Starters: Dick Welteroth vs Alex KellnerFourth14 out
    Lost to Senators (48-101), 4-0Shibe Park (52-25)79-70
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Lou BrissieFourth14 out
    Tuesday, September 27
    Lost to Yankees (94-56), 3-1Yankee Stadium (2-7)79-71Lost 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Vic RaschiFifth16 out
    Wednesday, September 28
    Lost to Yankees (95-56), 7-5Yankee Stadium (2-8)79-72Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Tommy ByrneFourth16 out
    Friday, September 30
    Defeated Yankees (95-57), 4-1Yankee Stadium (3-8)80-72
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ed LopatFourth16 out
    Saturday, October 1
    Defeated Senators (49-104), 7-4Griffith Stadium (7-3)81-72Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Dick WelterothFourth15 out
    Sunday, October 2
    Lost to Senators (50-104), 3-0Griffith Stadium (7-4)81-73
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Dick WeikFifth16 out
    Tuesday, October 18
    Future Athletic Ed Farmer is born in Evergreen Park, IL.

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