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  • Philadelphia Athletics - 1951

    70-84

    Sixth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Ferris Fain .344 6 57
    2B Pete Suder .245 1 42
    SS Eddie Joost .289 19 78
    3B Hank Majeski .285 5 42
    OF Gus Zernial .274 33 125
    OF Dave Philley .263 7 59
    OF Elmer Valo .302 7 55
    C Joe Tipton .239 3 20
      Other position players:
    Billy Hitchcock (.306, 1, 36), Lou Limmer (.159, 5, 30), Joe Astroth (.246, 2, 19), Allie Clark (.248, 4, 22), Lou Klein (.229, 5, 17), Wally Moses (.191, 0, 9), Ray Murray (.213, 0, 13), Sam Chapman (.169, 0, 5), Kermit Wahl (.186, 0, 6), Paul Lehner (.143, 0, 1), Barney McCosky (.296, 1, 1), Tod Davis (.067, 0, 0), Ed Samcoff (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Alex Kellner 11-14 4.46 2
    L Bobby Shantz 18-10 3.94 0
    R Bob Hooper 12-10 4.38 5
    R Dick Fowler 5-11 5.62 0
    L Sam Zoldak 6-10 3.16 0
    BULLPEN
    R Carl Scheib 1-12 4.47 10
    R Johnny Kucab 4-3 4.22 4
    L Morrie Martin 11-4 3.78 0
    R Joe Coleman 1-6 5.98 1
      Other pitchers:
    Moe Burtschy (0-0, 5.29), Hank Wyse (1-2, 7.98), Lou Brissie (0-2, 6.75), Bubba Harris (0-0, 9.00)
     





    Tuesday, January 2
    Future Athletic Jim Essian is born in Detroit, MI.
    Wednesday, January 10
    Former Athletic Tom Delahanty dies in Sanford, FL at the age of 79.
    Tuesday, April 17
    Lost to Senators (1-0), 6-1Shibe Park (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Bobby ShantzSecond1 out
    Wednesday, April 18
    Lost to Senators (2-0), 6-4Shibe Park (0-2)0-2Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Kuzava vs Lou BrissieFourth2 out
    Friday, April 20
    Defeated Red Sox (0-3), 6-3Fenway Park (1-0)1-2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mel ParnellFourth2 out
    Saturday, April 21
    Lost to Red Sox (1-3), 6-3Fenway Park (1-1)1-3
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Chuck StobbsFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 22
    Lost to Red Sox (2-3), 6-5Fenway Park (1-2)1-4Lost 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ray ScarboroughSixth4 out
    Lost to Red Sox (3-3), 7-4Fenway Park (1-3)1-5Lost 3
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Willard NixonSixth4 out
    Monday, April 23
    Lost to Yankees (4-2), 5-4Yankee Stadium (0-1)1-6Lost 4
    Starters: Lou Brissie vs Vic RaschiSixth4 out
    Tuesday, April 24
    Lost to Yankees (5-2), 3-0Yankee Stadium (0-2)1-7Lost 5
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Ed LopatEighth5 out
    Wednesday, April 25
    Lost to Yankees (6-2), 4-0Yankee Stadium (0-3)1-8Lost 6
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Spec SheaEighth6 out
    Thursday, April 26
    Lost to Senators (6-1), 2-1Griffith Stadium (0-1)1-9Lost 7
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Connie MarreroSeventh6 out
    Friday, April 27
    Lost to Senators (7-1), 6-1Griffith Stadium (0-2)1-10Lost 8
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Sandy ConsuegraEighth7 out
    Saturday, April 28
    Lost to Red Sox (6-4), 4-2Shibe Park (0-3)1-11Lost 9
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob HooperEighth8 out
    Sunday, April 29
    Lost to Red Sox (7-4), 12-8Shibe Park (0-4)1-12Lost 10
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Alex KellnerSeventh7 out
    Monday, April 30
    Major-league debuts: Earl Mossor (Dodgers)
    Tuesday, May 1
    Defeated Tigers (3-6), 9-1Tiger Stadium (1-0)2-12
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Dizzy TroutSeventh7 out
    Wednesday, May 2
    Lost to Tigers (4-6), 5-4Tiger Stadium (1-1)2-13
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Saul RogovinSeventh8 out
    Friday, May 4
    Defeated Indians (9-4), 3-1Cleveland Stadium (1-0)3-13
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Early WynnEighth9 out
    Saturday, May 5
    Lost to Indians (10-4), 3-2Cleveland Stadium (1-1)3-14
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Mike GarciaEighth10 out
    Sunday, May 6
    Lost to White Sox (9-7), 4-1Comiskey Park I (0-1)3-15Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ken HolcombeEighth11 out
    Lost to White Sox (10-7), 8-3Comiskey Park I (0-2)3-16Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Lou KretlowEighth11 out
    Tuesday, May 8
    Defeated White Sox (10-8), 9-4Comiskey Park I (1-2)4-16
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Dick LittlefieldEighth10 out
    Wednesday, May 9
    Defeated Browns (5-16), 8-2Sportsman's Park III (1-0)5-16Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Stubby OvermireSeventh10 out
    Saturday, May 12
    Lost to Yankees (16-6), 8-4Shibe Park (0-5)5-17
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Dick FowlerSeventh11 out
    Sunday, May 13
    Defeated Yankees (16-7), 5-4Shibe Park (1-5)6-17
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Alex KellnerFifth9 out
    Defeated Yankees (16-8), 9-6Shibe Park (2-5)7-17Won 2
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Joe ColemanFifth9 out
    Tuesday, May 15
    Lost to Browns (7-19), 11-8Shibe Park (2-6)7-18
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Bobby ShantzSixth10 out
    Wednesday, May 16
    Lost to Browns (8-19), 10-9Shibe Park (2-7)7-19Lost 2
    Starters: Cliff Fannin vs Carl ScheibSeventh11 out
    Thursday, May 17
    Defeated Browns (8-20), 7-6Shibe Park (3-7)8-19
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Joe ColemanSixth11 out
    Friday, May 18
    Lost to Tigers (15-10), 9-6Shibe Park (3-8)8-20
    Starters: Ted Gray vs Alex KellnerSeventh11 out
    Sunday, May 20
    Defeated Indians (12-15), 2-1Shibe Park (4-8)9-20
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Dick FowlerSeventh11 out
    Lost to Indians (13-15), 5-3Shibe Park (4-9)9-21
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Morrie MartinSeventh11 out
    Tuesday, May 22
    Lost to Indians (14-15), 6-2Shibe Park (4-10)9-22Lost 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Bobby ShantzSeventh13 out
    Thursday, May 24
    Lost to White Sox (19-9), 5-2Shibe Park (4-11)9-23Lost 3
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Joe ColemanSixth14 out
    Friday, May 25
    Lost to Yankees (24-9), 7-5Yankee Stadium (0-4)9-24Lost 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Ed LopatSixth15 out
    Saturday, May 26
    Lost to Yankees (25-9), 8-5Yankee Stadium (0-5)9-25Lost 5
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Vic RaschiSeventh16 out
    Sunday, May 27
    Lost to Yankees (26-9), 9-0Yankee Stadium (0-6)9-26Lost 6
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Spec SheaSeventh16 out
    Defeated Yankees (26-10), 7-4Yankee Stadium (1-6)10-26
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Fred SanfordSeventh16 out
    Wednesday, May 30
    Defeated Senators (15-20), 9-5Griffith Stadium (1-2)11-26Won 2
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Sid HudsonSeventh16 out
    Lost to Senators (16-20), 6-2Griffith Stadium (1-3)11-27
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Connie MarreroSeventh16 out
    Saturday, June 2
    Defeated White Sox (26-10), 5-1Comiskey Park I (2-2)12-27
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Joe DobsonSeventh15 out
    Sunday, June 3
    Defeated Browns (12-31), 7-3Sportsman's Park III (2-0)13-27Won 2
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Lou SleaterSeventh15 out
    Lost to Browns (13-31), 2-1Sportsman's Park III (2-1)13-28
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Stubby OvermireSeventh15 out
    Monday, June 4
    Defeated Browns (13-32), 7-6Sportsman's Park III (3-1)14-28
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Al WidmarSeventh16 out
    Tuesday, June 5
    Lost to Browns (14-32), 10-1Sportsman's Park III (3-2)14-29
    Starters: Johnny Kucab vs Ned GarverSeventh17 out
    Wednesday, June 6
    Defeated Indians (24-21), 4-3Cleveland Stadium (2-1)15-29
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Bob ChakalesSeventh17 out
    Thursday, June 7
    Lost to Indians (25-21), 6-3Cleveland Stadium (2-2)15-30
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Lou BrissieSeventh18 out
    Friday, June 8
    Lost to Tigers (22-23), 9-2Tiger Stadium (1-2)15-31Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Dizzy TroutSeventh18 out
    Saturday, June 9
    Future Athletic Dave Parker is born in Calhoun, MS.
    Sunday, June 10
    Lost to Tigers (23-23), 11-7Tiger Stadium (1-3)15-32Lost 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Hal NewhouserEighth18 out
    Lost to Tigers (24-23), 9-5Tiger Stadium (1-4)15-33Lost 4
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Bob CainEighth18 out
    Tuesday, June 12
    Lost to Indians (28-23), 8-6Shibe Park (4-12)15-34Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Alex KellnerEighth19 out
    Thursday, June 14
    Lost to Indians (29-23), 3-1Shibe Park (4-13)15-35Lost 6
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Sam ZoldakEighth21 out
    Friday, June 15
    Defeated White Sox (36-15), 4-3Shibe Park (5-13)16-35
    Starters: Saul Rogovin vs Bob HooperEighth19 out
    Defeated White Sox (36-16), 12-5Shibe Park (6-13)17-35Won 2
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Bobby ShantzEighth19 out
    Saturday, June 16
    Defeated White Sox (36-17), 6-5Shibe Park (7-13)18-35Won 3
    Starters: Howie Judson vs Dick FowlerSeventh18 out
    Sunday, June 17
    Lost to White Sox (37-17), 4-1Shibe Park (7-14)18-36
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Carl ScheibSeventh20 out
    Lost to White Sox (38-17), 9-0Shibe Park (7-15)18-37Lost 2
    Starters: Luis Aloma vs Alex KellnerSeventh20 out
    Tuesday, June 19
    Defeated Tigers (26-27), 9-5Shibe Park (8-15)19-37
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Sam ZoldakSeventh19 out
    Wednesday, June 20
    Lost to Tigers (27-27), 7-2Shibe Park (8-16)19-38
    Starters: Fred Hutchinson vs Bob HooperSeventh19 out
    Defeated Tigers (27-28), 5-4Shibe Park (9-16)20-38
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Bobby ShantzSeventh19 out
    Thursday, June 21
    Lost to Tigers (28-28), 9-3Shibe Park (9-17)20-39
    Starters: Bob Cain vs Carl ScheibSeventh20 out
    Friday, June 22
    Defeated Browns (19-40), 5-2Shibe Park (10-17)21-39
    Starters: Al Widmar vs Alex KellnerSeventh19 out
    Saturday, June 23
    Defeated Browns (19-41), 4-1Shibe Park (11-17)22-39Won 2
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Dick FowlerSeventh18 out
    Sunday, June 24
    Defeated Browns (19-42), 8-3Shibe Park (12-17)23-39Won 3
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Sam ZoldakSeventh17 out
    Defeated Browns (19-43), 7-1Shibe Park (13-17)24-39Won 4
    Starters: Bill Kennedy vs Bobby ShantzSeventh17 out
    Tuesday, June 26
    Lost to Red Sox (38-26), 13-5Fenway Park (1-4)24-40
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Mel ParnellSeventh18 out
    Wednesday, June 27
    Lost to Red Sox (39-26), 6-5Fenway Park (1-5)24-41Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Ray ScarboroughSeventh18 out
    Major-league debuts: Leo Kiely (Red Sox)
    Friday, June 29
    Defeated Senators (25-38), 3-2Shibe Park (14-17)25-41
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Sam ZoldakSeventh17 out
    Defeated Senators (25-39), 11-5Shibe Park (15-17)26-41Won 2
    Starters: Fred Sanford vs Alex KellnerSeventh17 out
    Sunday, July 1
    Defeated Senators (25-40), 10-7Shibe Park (16-17)27-41Won 3
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Dick FowlerSixth16 out
    Defeated Senators (25-41), 3-2Shibe Park (17-17)28-41Won 4
    Starters: Julio Moreno vs Bob HooperSixth16 out
    Major-league debuts: Pete Runnels (Senators)
    Monday, July 2
    Lost to Yankees (44-24), 14-5Shibe Park (17-18)28-42
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Bobby ShantzSixth17 out
    Wednesday, July 4
    Lost to Red Sox (42-29), 9-0Shibe Park (17-19)28-43Lost 2
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Sam ZoldakSeventh17 out
    Lost to Red Sox (43-29), 9-5Shibe Park (17-20)28-44Lost 3
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Carl ScheibSeventh17 out
    Thursday, July 5
    Lost to Red Sox (44-29), 8-3Shibe Park (17-21)28-45Lost 4
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bob HooperSeventh18 out
    Future Athletic Goose Gossage is born in Colorado Springs, CO.
    Friday, July 6
    Lost to Senators (29-43), 6-3Griffith Stadium (1-4)28-46Lost 5
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Don JohnsonSeventh18 out
    Saturday, July 7
    Defeated Senators (29-44), 4-3Griffith Stadium (2-4)29-46
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Julio MorenoSeventh18 out
    Sunday, July 8
    Lost to Senators (30-44), 3-1Griffith Stadium (2-5)29-47
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Connie MarreroSeventh19 out
    Lost to Senators (31-44), 8-2Griffith Stadium (2-6)29-48Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Scheib vs Sid HudsonSeventh19 out
    Thursday, July 12
    Defeated Browns (22-53), 9-7Sportsman's Park III (4-2)30-48
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Al WidmarSeventh18 out
    Defeated Browns (22-54), 13-0Sportsman's Park III (5-2)31-48Won 2
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Dick StarrSeventh18 out
    Friday, July 13
    Lost to Browns (23-54), 5-0Sportsman's Park III (5-3)31-49
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Duane PilletteSeventh18 out
    Saturday, July 14
    Defeated Browns (23-55), 10-6Sportsman's Park III (6-3)32-49
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Jim SucheckiSeventh18 out
    Sunday, July 15
    Defeated White Sox (50-33), 3-1Comiskey Park I (3-2)33-49Won 2
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Randy GumpertSeventh17 out
    Defeated White Sox (50-34), 5-0Comiskey Park I (4-2)34-49Won 3
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Howie JudsonSeventh17 out
    Monday, July 16
    Lost to White Sox (51-34), 9-5Comiskey Park I (4-3)34-50
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Joe DobsonSeventh17 out
    Tuesday, July 17
    Lost to Tigers (37-42), 8-5Tiger Stadium (1-5)34-51Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Virgil TrucksSeventh17 out
    Wednesday, July 18
    Defeated Tigers (37-43), 16-9Tiger Stadium (2-5)35-51
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Ted GraySeventh17 out
    Thursday, July 19
    Defeated Tigers (37-44), 5-0Tiger Stadium (3-5)36-51Won 2
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Fred HutchinsonSeventh17 out
    Lost to Tigers (38-44), 4-3Tiger Stadium (3-6)36-52
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Hank BorowySeventh17 out
    Friday, July 20
    Lost to Indians (51-35), 1-0Cleveland Stadium (2-3)36-53Lost 2
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Mike GarciaSeventh17 out
    Saturday, July 21
    Lost to Indians (52-35), 5-3Cleveland Stadium (2-4)36-54Lost 3
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Bob FellerSeventh18 out
    Sunday, July 22
    Lost to Indians (53-35), 6-4Cleveland Stadium (2-5)36-55Lost 4
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Bob LemonSixth19 out
    Lost to Indians (54-35), 3-1Cleveland Stadium (2-6)36-56Lost 5
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Steve GromekSixth19 out
    Wednesday, July 25
    Lost to Browns (28-62), 5-4Shibe Park (17-22)36-57Lost 6
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Sam ZoldakSeventh21 out
    Thursday, July 26
    Lost to Browns (29-62), 6-4Shibe Park (17-23)36-58Lost 7
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Morrie MartinSeventh21 out
    Friday, July 27
    Defeated Tigers (41-48), 10-6Shibe Park (18-23)37-58
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Bob HooperSixth21 out
    Saturday, July 28
    Lost to Tigers (42-48), 6-5Shibe Park (18-24)37-59
    Starters: Marlin Stuart vs Dick FowlerSeventh21 out
    Sunday, July 29
    Lost to Tigers (43-48), 8-4Shibe Park (18-25)37-60Lost 2
    Starters: Dizzy Trout vs Sam ZoldakSixth22 out
    Defeated Tigers (43-49), 3-0Shibe Park (19-25)38-60
    Starters: Hal White vs Bobby ShantzSixth22 out
    Tuesday, July 31
    Defeated White Sox (54-45), 4-2Shibe Park (20-25)39-60Won 2
    Starters: Ken Holcombe vs Alex KellnerSeventh22 out
    Wednesday, August 1
    Lost to White Sox (55-45), 4-3Shibe Park (20-26)39-61
    Starters: Billy Pierce vs Morrie MartinSeventh23 out
    Thursday, August 2
    Lost to White Sox (56-45), 4-3Shibe Park (20-27)39-62Lost 2
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Bob HooperSixth23 out
    Friday, August 3
    Lost to Indians (61-39), 3-2Shibe Park (20-28)39-63Lost 3
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Sam ZoldakSixth23 out
    Saturday, August 4
    Lost to Indians (62-39), 4-2Shibe Park (20-29)39-64Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Dick FowlerSeventh24 out
    Sunday, August 5
    Lost to Indians (63-39), 6-3Shibe Park (20-30)39-65Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Alex KellnerSeventh26 out
    Lost to Indians (64-39), 6-3Shibe Park (20-31)39-66Lost 6
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Morrie MartinSeventh26 out
    Tuesday, August 7
    Defeated Red Sox (61-43), 7-4Fenway Park (2-5)40-66
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Ray ScarboroughSeventh26 out
    Thursday, August 9
    Defeated Red Sox (61-44), 6-5Fenway Park (3-5)41-66Won 2
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Mickey McDermottSixth26 out
    Lost to Red Sox (62-44), 5-3Fenway Park (3-6)41-67
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Leo KielySixth26 out
    Friday, August 10
    Lost to Yankees (67-39), 3-1Shibe Park (20-32)41-68Lost 2
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Sam ZoldakSixth27 out
    Saturday, August 11
    Lost to Yankees (68-39), 7-4Shibe Park (20-33)41-69Lost 3
    Starters: Allie Reynolds vs Dick FowlerSixth28 out
    Sunday, August 12
    Defeated Yankees (68-40), 9-5Shibe Park (21-33)42-69
    Starters: Tom Morgan vs Bob HooperSeventh28 out
    Defeated Yankees (68-41), 7-4Shibe Park (22-33)43-69Won 2
    Starters: Bob Wiesler vs Bobby ShantzSeventh28 out
    Monday, August 13
    Defeated Yankees (68-42), 16-8Shibe Park (23-33)44-69Won 3
    Starters: Vic Raschi vs Morrie MartinSeventh28 out
    Tuesday, August 14
    Lost to Red Sox (66-45), 7-4Shibe Park (23-34)44-70
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Sam ZoldakSeventh29 out
    Wednesday, August 15
    Lost to Red Sox (67-45), 4-2Shibe Park (23-35)44-71Lost 2
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick FowlerSeventh30 out
    Thursday, August 16
    Defeated Red Sox (67-46), 10-2Shibe Park (24-35)45-71
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Bobby ShantzSeventh29 out
    Major-league debuts: Mel Hoderlein (Red Sox)
    Friday, August 17
    Lost to Yankees (72-42), 3-2Yankee Stadium (1-7)45-72
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Stubby OvermireSixth28 out
    Saturday, August 18
    Lost to Yankees (73-42), 5-1Yankee Stadium (1-8)45-73Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Vic RaschiSixth29 out
    Sunday, August 19
    Defeated Yankees (73-43), 15-1Yankee Stadium (2-8)46-73
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Bob WieslerSeventh29 out
    Tuesday, August 21
    Lost to White Sox (65-53), 13-5Comiskey Park I (4-4)46-74
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Saul RogovinSeventh30 out
    Wednesday, August 22
    Defeated White Sox (65-54), 5-2Comiskey Park I (5-4)47-74
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Billy PierceSeventh30 out
    Defeated White Sox (65-55), 8-1Comiskey Park I (6-4)48-74Won 2
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Joe DobsonSeventh30 out
    Thursday, August 23
    Defeated White Sox (65-56), 6-3Comiskey Park I (7-4)49-74Won 3
    Starters: Dick Fowler vs Randy GumpertSeventh30 out
    Friday, August 24
    Lost to Browns (38-81), 5-3Sportsman's Park III (6-4)49-75
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Ned GarverSeventh30 out
    Saturday, August 25
    Defeated Browns (38-82), 9-1Sportsman's Park III (7-4)50-75
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Duane PilletteSeventh29 out
    Sunday, August 26
    Lost to Tigers (58-65), 6-0Tiger Stadium (3-7)50-76
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Fred HutchinsonSeventh29 out
    Monday, August 27
    Defeated Tigers (58-66), 1-0Tiger Stadium (4-7)51-76
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Marlin StuartSeventh29 out
    Tuesday, August 28
    Lost to Indians (80-46), 1-0Cleveland Stadium (2-7)51-77
    Starters: Sam Zoldak vs Early WynnSeventh30 out
    Wednesday, August 29
    Defeated Indians (80-47), 3-0Cleveland Stadium (3-7)52-77
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Mike GarciaSixth29 out
    Thursday, August 30
    Defeated Indians (80-48), 6-2Cleveland Stadium (4-7)53-77Won 2
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Bob FellerSeventh28 out
    Sunday, September 2
    Major-league debuts: Bud Thomas (Browns)
    Monday, September 3
    Lost to Yankees (82-47), 3-1Shibe Park (24-36)53-78
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Alex KellnerSeventh29 out
    Defeated Yankees (82-48), 3-2Shibe Park (25-36)54-78
    Starters: Tom Morgan vs Bobby ShantzSeventh29 out
    Wednesday, September 5
    Defeated Senators (53-76), 4-1Shibe Park (26-36)55-78Won 2
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Sam ZoldakSixth28 out
    Defeated Senators (53-77), 9-7Shibe Park (27-36)56-78Won 3
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Bob HooperSixth28 out
    Former Athletic Jim Keesey dies in Boise, ID at the age of 49.
    Friday, September 7
    Lost to Red Sox (79-51), 8-5Shibe Park (27-37)56-79
    Starters: Bill Wight vs Morrie MartinSixth28 out
    Defeated Red Sox (79-52), 11-4Shibe Park (28-37)57-79
    Starters: Ray Scarborough vs Alex KellnerSixth28 out
    Saturday, September 8
    Lost to Red Sox (80-52), 6-1Shibe Park (28-38)57-80
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Dick FowlerSixth29 out
    Sunday, September 9
    Defeated Red Sox (80-53), 10-4Shibe Park (29-38)58-80
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Bob HooperSixth29 out
    Defeated Red Sox (80-54), 3-2Shibe Park (30-38)59-80Won 2
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Bobby ShantzSixth29 out
    Tuesday, September 11
    Lost to Indians (89-51), 6-5Shibe Park (30-39)59-81
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Sam ZoldakSixth29 out
    Defeated Indians (89-52), 9-5Shibe Park (31-39)60-81
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Alex KellnerSixth29 out
    Friday, September 14
    Defeated White Sox (76-65), 3-0Shibe Park (32-39)61-81Won 2
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Bobby ShantzSixth28 out
    Saturday, September 15
    Defeated White Sox (76-66), 5-4Shibe Park (33-39)62-81Won 3
    Starters: Randy Gumpert vs Dick FowlerSixth27 out
    Sunday, September 16
    Defeated Browns (44-96), 7-1Shibe Park (34-39)63-81Won 4
    Starters: Duke Markell vs Bob HooperSixth26 out
    Defeated Browns (44-97), 7-5Shibe Park (35-39)64-81Won 5
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Alex KellnerSixth26 out
    Tuesday, September 18
    Lost to Tigers (68-77), 8-6Shibe Park (35-40)64-82
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Sam ZoldakSixth26 out
    Wednesday, September 19
    Defeated Tigers (68-78), 8-1Shibe Park (36-40)65-82
    Starters: Marlin Stuart vs Bobby ShantzSixth26 out
    Major-league debuts: Dick Marlowe (Tigers)
    Saturday, September 22
    Lost to Senators (58-88), 9-1Shibe Park (36-41)65-83
    Starters: Dick Starr vs Dick FowlerSixth27 out
    Sunday, September 23
    Defeated Senators (58-89), 12-4Shibe Park (37-41)66-83
    Starters: Connie Marrero vs Bob HooperSixth27 out
    Defeated Senators (58-90), 8-3Shibe Park (38-41)67-83Won 2
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Sam ZoldakSixth27 out
    Wednesday, September 26
    Defeated Yankees (93-56), 4-1Yankee Stadium (3-8)68-83Won 3
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Bob KuzavaSixth26 out
    Saturday, September 29
    Defeated Senators (61-91), 5-1Griffith Stadium (3-6)69-83Won 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Dick StarrSixth27 out
    Sunday, September 30
    Lost to Senators (62-91), 4-2Griffith Stadium (3-7)69-84
    Starters: Bobby Shantz vs Bob PorterfieldSixth28 out
    Defeated Senators (62-92), 4-3Griffith Stadium (4-7)70-84
    Starters: Bob Hooper vs Joe HaynesSixth28 out
    Wednesday, December 5
    Former Athletic Joe Jackson dies in Greenville, SC at the age of 63.

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