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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Philadelphia Athletics - 1954

    51-103

    Eighth place in American League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Lou Limmer .231 14 32
    2B Spook Jacobs .258 0 26
    SS Joe DeMaestri .230 8 40
    3B Jim Finigan .302 7 51
    OF Bill Renna .232 13 53
    OF Vic Power .255 8 38
    OF Bill Wilson .238 15 33
    C Joe Astroth .221 1 23
      Other position players:
    Gus Zernial (.250, 14, 62), Don Bollweg (.224, 5, 24), Elmer Valo (.214, 1, 33), Pete Suder (.200, 0, 16), Billy Shantz (.256, 1, 17), Jim Robertson (.184, 0, 8), Joe Taylor (.224, 1, 8), Ed McGhee (.208, 2, 9), Eddie Joost (.362, 1, 9), Jack Littrell (.300, 1, 3)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Arnie Portocarrero 9-18 4.06 0
    L Alex Kellner 6-17 5.39 0
    R Marion Fricano 5-11 5.16 1
    R Bob Trice 7-8 5.60 0
    R Johnny Gray 3-12 6.51 0
    R Charlie Bishop 4-6 4.41 1
    BULLPEN
    R Moe Burtschy 5-4 3.80 4
    R Sonny Dixon 5-7 4.86 4
    L Al Sima 2-5 5.22 2
    R Dutch Romberger 1-1 11.49 0
      Other pitchers:
    Morrie Martin (2-4, 5.47), Art Ditmar (1-4, 6.41), Lee Wheat (0-2, 5.72), Ozzie Van Brabant (0-2, 7.09), Bill Oster (0-1, 6.32), Bobby Shantz (1-0, 7.88), Bill Upton (0-0, 1.80), Hal Raether (0-0, 4.50), Carl Scheib (0-1, 22.50), Dick Rozek (0-0, 6.75)
     





    Saturday, January 23
    Future Athletic Garry Hancock is born in Tampa, FL.
    Monday, March 29
    Future Athletic Tom Tellmann is born in Warren, PA.
    Tuesday, April 13
    Defeated Red Sox (0-1), 6-4Shibe Park (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Mel Parnell vs Bobby ShantzFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Billy Shantz and Bill Upton (Athletics) Harry Agganis (Red Sox)
    Thursday, April 15
    Lost to Yankees (2-1), 3-0Yankee Stadium (0-1)1-1
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Tom MorganSecond out
    Friday, April 16
    Future Athletic Bruce Robinson is born in LaJolla, CA.
    Saturday, April 17
    Future Athletic Denny Walling is born in Neptune, NJ.
    Sunday, April 18
    Defeated Red Sox (1-2), 6-4Fenway Park (1-0)2-1
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Tom BrewerSecond1 out
    Lost to Red Sox (2-2), 4-3Fenway Park (1-1)2-2
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Sid HudsonSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Tom Brewer and Tex Clevenger (Red Sox)
    Monday, April 19
    Lost to Senators (3-2), 4-3Griffith Stadium (0-1)2-3Lost 2
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Spec SheaFourth1 out
    Tuesday, April 20
    Defeated Senators (3-3), 7-0Griffith Stadium (1-1)3-3
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Chuck StobbsSecond out
    Wednesday, April 21
    Lost to Senators (4-3), 13-1Shibe Park (1-1)3-4
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Marion FricanoThird1 out
    Saturday, April 24
    Defeated Yankees (4-4), 1-0Shibe Park (2-1)4-4
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Bob TriceThird1 out
    Sunday, April 25
    Lost to Yankees (5-4), 6-1Shibe Park (2-2)4-5
    Starters: Jim McDonald vs Alex KellnerThird1 out
    Defeated Yankees (5-5), 4-2Shibe Park (3-2)5-5
    Starters: Bob Grim vs Morrie MartinThird1 out
    Friday, April 30
    Defeated Orioles (5-8), 5-1Shibe Park (4-2)6-5Won 2
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Bob TriceThird1 out
    Saturday, May 1
    Defeated Orioles (5-9), 2-1Shibe Park (5-2)7-5Won 3
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Alex KellnerThird1 out
    Sunday, May 2
    Lost to White Sox (11-5), 4-0Shibe Park (5-3)7-6
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Morrie MartinFourth1 out
    Defeated White Sox (11-6), 2-1Shibe Park (6-3)8-6
    Starters: Mike Fornieles vs Arnie PortocarreroFourth1 out
    Monday, May 3
    Lost to White Sox (12-6), 14-3Shibe Park (6-4)8-7
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Carl ScheibFourth2 out
    Tuesday, May 4
    Defeated Indians (9-7), 3-2Shibe Park (7-4)9-7
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Bob TriceThird2 out
    Wednesday, May 5
    Lost to Indians (10-7), 7-2Shibe Park (7-5)9-8
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Alex KellnerFourth2 out
    Thursday, May 6
    Lost to Indians (11-7), 3-2Shibe Park (7-6)9-9Lost 2
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Arnie PortocarreroFourth3 out
    Friday, May 7
    Lost to Yankees (10-9), 2-0Yankee Stadium (0-2)9-10Lost 3
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Tom MorganFifth4 out
    Sunday, May 9
    Lost to Yankees (11-9), 7-4Yankee Stadium (0-3)9-11Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Harry ByrdFifth4 out
    Tied Yankees, 1-1Yankee Stadium (0-3)9-11
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Jim McDonaldFifth4 out
    Monday, May 10
    Lost to Orioles (7-12), 7-6Memorial Stadium (0-1)9-12Lost 5
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Don LarsenFifth4 out
    Tuesday, May 11
    Lost to Orioles (8-12), 2-0Memorial Stadium (0-2)9-13Lost 6
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Joe ColemanFifth4 out
    Thursday, May 13
    Defeated White Sox (16-10), 3-2Comiskey Park I (1-0)10-13
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Virgil TrucksFourth4 out
    Friday, May 14
    Lost to White Sox (17-10), 4-3Comiskey Park I (1-1)10-14
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Billy PierceFourth5 out
    Saturday, May 15
    Lost to White Sox (18-10), 7-6Comiskey Park I (1-2)10-15Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Sandy ConsuegraFifth6 out
    Sunday, May 16
    Lost to Indians (17-10), 12-7Cleveland Stadium (0-1)10-16Lost 3
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Bob FellerSixth7 out
    Lost to Indians (18-10), 6-0Cleveland Stadium (0-2)10-17Lost 4
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Mike GarciaSixth7 out
    Tuesday, May 18
    Lost to Tigers (15-10), 8-3Tiger Stadium (0-1)10-18Lost 5
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Steve GromekSeventh8 out
    Wednesday, May 19
    Lost to Tigers (16-10), 4-3Tiger Stadium (0-2)10-19Lost 6
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Ralph BrancaSeventh9 out
    Friday, May 21
    Lost to Senators (11-18), 7-3Griffith Stadium (1-2)10-20Lost 7
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Bob PorterfieldSeventh10 out
    Saturday, May 22
    Defeated Senators (11-19), 10-3Griffith Stadium (2-2)11-20
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Spec SheaSeventh10 out
    Sunday, May 23
    Lost to Senators (12-19), 9-4Griffith Stadium (2-3)11-21
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Connie MarreroSixth12 out
    Monday, May 24
    Lost to Yankees (21-13), 7-3Yankee Stadium (0-4)11-22Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Bob GrimSeventh12 out
    Tuesday, May 25
    Lost to Red Sox (10-18), 3-2Shibe Park (7-7)11-23Lost 3
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Marion FricanoSeventh12 out
    Wednesday, May 26
    Defeated Red Sox (10-19), 6-5Shibe Park (8-7)12-23
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Art DitmarEighth11 out
    Friday, May 28
    Lost to Senators (15-20), 12-6Shibe Park (8-8)12-24
    Starters: Dean Stone vs Bob TriceSeventh12 out
    Saturday, May 29
    Defeated Senators (15-21), 7-5Shibe Park (9-8)13-24
    Starters: Spec Shea vs Alex KellnerSixth12 out
    Sunday, May 30
    Lost to Senators (16-21), 6-0Shibe Park (9-9)13-25
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Marion FricanoSixth13 out
    Defeated Senators (16-22), 6-5Shibe Park (10-9)14-25
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Arnie PortocarreroSixth13 out
    Monday, May 31
    Lost to Red Sox (12-21), 20-10Fenway Park (1-2)14-26
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Tom BrewerEighth14 out
    Lost to Red Sox (13-21), 9-0Fenway Park (1-3)14-27Lost 2
    Starters: Ozzie VanBrabant vs Bill HenryEighth14 out
    Tuesday, June 1
    Defeated Red Sox (13-22), 16-6Fenway Park (2-3)15-27
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Tex ClevengerSeventh13 out
    Wednesday, June 2
    Lost to Orioles (15-27), 9-1Shibe Park (10-10)15-28
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Arnie PortocarreroEighth14 out
    Thursday, June 3
    Defeated Orioles (15-28), 6-2Shibe Park (11-10)16-28
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Marion FricanoSeventh13 out
    Friday, June 4
    Defeated Orioles (15-29), 7-6Shibe Park (12-10)17-28Won 2
    Starters: Bob Chakales vs Bob TriceSixth12 out
    Saturday, June 5
    Lost to Indians (30-15), 4-1Shibe Park (12-11)17-29
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Alex KellnerSeventh13 out
    Sunday, June 6
    Lost to Indians (31-15), 2-1Shibe Park (12-12)17-30Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh15 out
    Lost to Indians (32-15), 7-5Shibe Park (12-13)17-31Lost 3
    Starters: Art Houtteman vs Marion FricanoSeventh15 out
    Tuesday, June 8
    Lost to White Sox (34-16), 9-3Shibe Park (12-14)17-32Lost 4
    Starters: Virgil Trucks vs Bob TriceEighth16 out
    Future Athletic Lenn Sakata is born in Honolulu, HI.
    Wednesday, June 9
    Lost to White Sox (35-16), 9-4Shibe Park (12-15)17-33Lost 5
    Starters: Bob Keegan vs Alex KellnerEighth17 out
    Friday, June 11
    Lost to Tigers (25-25), 16-5Shibe Park (12-16)17-34Lost 6
    Starters: Dick Weik vs Arnie PortocarreroEighth17 out
    Defeated Tigers (25-26), 2-1Shibe Park (13-16)18-34
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Marion FricanoEighth17 out
    Saturday, June 12
    Defeated Tigers (25-27), 4-2Shibe Park (14-16)19-34Won 2
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Bob TriceEighth16 out
    Sunday, June 13
    Defeated Tigers (25-28), 4-3Shibe Park (15-16)20-34Won 3
    Starters: Billy Hoeft vs Alex KellnerSeventh16 out
    Defeated Tigers (25-29), 6-3Shibe Park (16-16)21-34Won 4
    Starters: George Zuverink vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh16 out
    Tuesday, June 15
    Defeated White Sox (36-20), 11-4Comiskey Park I (2-2)22-34Won 5
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Bob KeeganSixth17 out
    Major-league debuts: Ron Jackson (White Sox)
    Wednesday, June 16
    Lost to White Sox (37-20), 11-6Comiskey Park I (2-3)22-35
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Mike FornielesSixth18 out
    Thursday, June 17
    Lost to White Sox (38-20), 6-4Comiskey Park I (2-4)22-36Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Jack HarshmanSixth19 out
    Friday, June 18
    Defeated Tigers (27-31), 2-1Tiger Stadium (1-2)23-36
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Billy HoeftSixth19 out
    Saturday, June 19
    Defeated Tigers (27-32), 5-4Tiger Stadium (2-2)24-36Won 2
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Al AberSixth18 out
    Sunday, June 20
    Major-league debuts: Billy O'Dell (Orioles)
    Tuesday, June 22
    Defeated Indians (44-19), 4-1Cleveland Stadium (1-2)25-36Won 3
    Starters: Al Sima vs Early WynnSixth18 out
    Wednesday, June 23
    Lost to Indians (45-19), 5-2Cleveland Stadium (1-3)25-37
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Bob LemonSixth19 out
    Thursday, June 24
    Defeated Indians (45-20), 5-1Cleveland Stadium (2-3)26-37
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Art HouttemanSixth18 out
    Friday, June 25
    Lost to Orioles (24-42), 5-1Memorial Stadium (0-3)26-38
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Duane PilletteSixth18 out
    Saturday, June 26
    Lost to Orioles (25-42), 5-4Memorial Stadium (0-4)26-39Lost 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Lou KretlowSixth18 out
    Sunday, June 27
    Lost to Orioles (26-42), 4-3Memorial Stadium (0-5)26-40Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Bob TurleySeventh19 out
    Lost to Orioles (27-42), 3-2Memorial Stadium (0-6)26-41Lost 4
    Starters: Al Sima vs Joe ColemanSeventh19 out
    Tuesday, June 29
    Defeated Senators (29-39), 3-2Shibe Park (17-16)27-41
    Starters: Mickey McDermott vs Arnie PortocarreroSixth19 out
    Future Athletic Rick Honeycutt is born in Chattanooga, TN.
    Wednesday, June 30
    Defeated Senators (29-40), 8-7Shibe Park (18-16)28-41Won 2
    Starters: Camilo Pascual vs Marion FricanoSixth19 out
    Friday, July 2
    Lost to Red Sox (26-43), 8-4Fenway Park (2-4)28-42
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Tom BrewerSixth21 out
    Saturday, July 3
    Defeated Red Sox (26-44), 7-3Fenway Park (3-4)29-42
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Tex ClevengerSixth21 out
    Sunday, July 4
    Lost to Red Sox (27-44), 8-0Fenway Park (3-5)29-43
    Starters: Al Sima vs Leo KielySeventh22 out
    Monday, July 5
    Lost to Yankees (50-28), 7-4Shibe Park (18-17)29-44Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh23 out
    Lost to Yankees (51-28), 11-2Shibe Park (18-18)29-45Lost 3
    Starters: Tom Morgan vs Marion FricanoSeventh23 out
    Tuesday, July 6
    Lost to Senators (32-44), 5-2Griffith Stadium (2-4)29-46Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Trice vs Johnny SchmitzSeventh24 out
    Future Athletic Willie Randolph is born in Holly Hill, SC.
    Friday, July 9
    Defeated Red Sox (28-48), 9-3Shibe Park (19-18)30-46
    Starters: Leo Kiely vs Alex KellnerSixth24 out
    Saturday, July 10
    Lost to Red Sox (29-48), 5-3Shibe Park (19-19)30-47
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Arnie PortocarreroSixth24 out
    Sunday, July 11
    Lost to Red Sox (30-48), 18-0Shibe Park (19-20)30-48Lost 2
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Bob TriceSeventh24 out
    Lost to Red Sox (31-48), 11-1Shibe Park (19-21)30-49Lost 3
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Marion FricanoSeventh24 out
    Thursday, July 15
    Lost to Indians (57-27), 4-0Shibe Park (19-22)30-50Lost 4
    Starters: Early Wynn vs Alex KellnerSeventh25 out
    Friday, July 16
    Lost to Indians (58-27), 9-3Shibe Park (19-23)30-51Lost 5
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh26 out
    Saturday, July 17
    Lost to Indians (59-27), 6-0Shibe Park (19-24)30-52Lost 6
    Starters: Bob Feller vs Al SimaSeventh27 out
    Sunday, July 18
    Lost to White Sox (56-33), 10-2Shibe Park (19-25)30-53Lost 7
    Starters: Jack Harshman vs Johnny GrayEighth28 out
    Lost to White Sox (57-33), 4-3Shibe Park (19-26)30-54Lost 8
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Charlie BishopEighth28 out
    Tuesday, July 20
    Lost to Tigers (38-49), 12-0Shibe Park (19-27)30-55Lost 9
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Alex KellnerEighth29 out
    Lost to Tigers (39-49), 4-3Shibe Park (19-28)30-56Lost 10
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Arnie PortocarreroEighth29 out
    Wednesday, July 21
    Defeated Tigers (39-50), 4-1Shibe Park (20-28)31-56
    Starters: George Zuverink vs Sonny DixonSixth29 out
    Thursday, July 22
    Lost to Tigers (40-50), 9-4Shibe Park (20-29)31-57
    Starters: Ray Herbert vs Charlie BishopSeventh30 out
    Friday, July 23
    Lost to Orioles (33-60), 7-5Shibe Park (20-30)31-58Lost 2
    Starters: Duane Pillette vs Alex KellnerEighth31 out
    Saturday, July 24
    Defeated Orioles (33-61), 6-5Shibe Park (21-30)32-58
    Starters: Joe Coleman vs Johnny GraySeventh31 out
    Sunday, July 25
    Defeated Orioles (33-62), 9-4Shibe Park (22-30)33-58Won 2
    Starters: Bob Turley vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh30 out
    Defeated Orioles (33-63), 6-4Shibe Park (23-30)34-58Won 3
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Sonny DixonSeventh30 out
    Tuesday, July 27
    Lost to Tigers (41-53), 3-2Tiger Stadium (2-3)34-59
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Steve GromekSeventh30 out
    Defeated Tigers (41-54), 8-3Tiger Stadium (3-3)35-59
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Ned GarverSeventh30 out
    Wednesday, July 28
    Lost to Tigers (42-54), 10-2Tiger Stadium (3-4)35-60
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Al AberSeventh31 out
    Thursday, July 29
    Lost to Tigers (43-54), 4-2Tiger Stadium (3-5)35-61Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs George ZuverinkSeventh32 out
    Lost to Tigers (44-54), 7-3Tiger Stadium (3-6)35-62Lost 3
    Starters: Sonny Dixon vs Billy HoeftSeventh32 out
    Friday, July 30
    Lost to White Sox (63-39), 4-2Comiskey Park I (2-5)35-63Lost 4
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Bob KeeganEighth33 out
    Saturday, July 31
    Lost to White Sox (64-39), 7-1Comiskey Park I (2-6)35-64Lost 5
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Morrie MartinEighth34 out
    Sunday, August 1
    Lost to White Sox (65-39), 6-5Comiskey Park I (2-7)35-65Lost 6
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Sandy ConsuegraEighth36 out
    Lost to White Sox (66-39), 12-1Comiskey Park I (2-8)35-66Lost 7
    Starters: Sonny Dixon vs Virgil TrucksEighth36 out
    Monday, August 2
    Lost to Orioles (37-67), 10-2Memorial Stadium (0-7)35-67Lost 8
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Bob TurleyEighth36 out
    Tuesday, August 3
    Defeated Orioles (37-68), 6-2Memorial Stadium (1-7)36-67
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Don LarsenEighth35 out
    Wednesday, August 4
    Defeated Orioles (37-69), 6-4Memorial Stadium (2-7)37-67Won 2
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Duane PilletteSeventh35 out
    Friday, August 6
    Lost to Indians (73-32), 7-3Cleveland Stadium (2-4)37-68
    Starters: Al Sima vs Mike GarciaSeventh36 out
    Future Athletic Ken Phelps is born in Seattle, WA.
    Saturday, August 7
    Lost to Indians (74-32), 5-1Cleveland Stadium (2-5)37-69Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Bob FellerEighth37 out
    Sunday, August 8
    Lost to Indians (75-32), 7-2Cleveland Stadium (2-6)37-70Lost 3
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Bob LemonEighth39 out
    Lost to Indians (76-32), 5-2Cleveland Stadium (2-7)37-71Lost 4
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Art HouttemanEighth39 out
    Tuesday, August 10
    Lost to Yankees (74-37), 5-2Yankee Stadium (0-5)37-72Lost 5
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Bob GrimEighth39 out
    Wednesday, August 11
    Lost to Yankees (75-37), 3-1Yankee Stadium (0-6)37-73Lost 6
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Harry ByrdEighth40 out
    Thursday, August 12
    Lost to Yankees (76-37), 5-4Yankee Stadium (0-7)37-74Lost 7
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Ed LopatEighth41 out
    Lost to Yankees (77-37), 7-1Yankee Stadium (0-8)37-75Lost 8
    Starters: Alex Kellner vs Tom MorganEighth41 out
    Friday, August 13
    Defeated Senators (48-64), 3-2Griffith Stadium (3-4)38-75
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Dean StoneEighth41 out
    Saturday, August 14
    Defeated Senators (48-65), 6-4Griffith Stadium (4-4)39-75Won 2
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Bob PorterfieldSeventh41 out
    Former Athletic Fabian Kowalik dies in Karnes City, TX at the age of 47.
    Sunday, August 15
    Lost to Senators (49-65), 4-1Griffith Stadium (4-5)39-76
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Johnny SchmitzSeventh43 out
    Tuesday, August 17
    Lost to Yankees (81-37), 11-1Shibe Park (23-31)39-77Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Byrd vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh44 out
    Wednesday, August 18
    Lost to Yankees (82-37), 6-1Shibe Park (23-32)39-78Lost 3
    Starters: Whitey Ford vs Alex KellnerSixth45 out
    Thursday, August 19
    Lost to Yankees (83-37), 8-5Shibe Park (23-33)39-79Lost 4
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Johnny GraySeventh45 out
    Sunday, August 22
    Defeated Senators (49-69), 3-2Shibe Park (24-33)40-79
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Charlie BishopSeventh46 out
    Tied Senators, 4-4Shibe Park (24-33)40-79
    Starters: Bob Porterfield vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh46 out
    Monday, August 23
    Lost to Senators (50-69), 8-5Shibe Park (24-34)40-80
    Starters: Chuck Stobbs vs Marion FricanoSeventh47 out
    Lost to Senators (51-69), 10-3Shibe Park (24-35)40-81Lost 2
    Starters: Gus Keriazakos vs Alex KellnerSeventh47 out
    Tuesday, August 24
    Defeated Indians (88-35), 4-1Shibe Park (25-35)41-81
    Starters: Mike Garcia vs Johnny GraySeventh46 out
    Future Athletic Chris Batton is born in Los Angeles, CA.
    Wednesday, August 25
    Lost to Indians (89-35), 4-3Shibe Park (25-36)41-82
    Starters: Bob Lemon vs Sonny DixonSeventh47 out
    Thursday, August 26
    Lost to White Sox (83-45), 8-1Shibe Park (25-37)41-83Lost 2
    Starters: Sandy Consuegra vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh48 out
    Defeated White Sox (83-46), 4-1Shibe Park (26-37)42-83
    Starters: Don Johnson vs Charlie BishopSeventh48 out
    Major-league debuts: Joe Taylor (Athletics)
    Friday, August 27
    Lost to White Sox (84-46), 11-0Shibe Park (26-38)42-84
    Starters: Harry Dorish vs Marion FricanoSeventh48 out
    Saturday, August 28
    Lost to White Sox (85-46), 5-2Shibe Park (26-39)42-85Lost 2
    Starters: Jack Harshman vs Alex KellnerSeventh49 out
    Sunday, August 29
    Lost to Tigers (56-72), 14-3Shibe Park (26-40)42-86Lost 3
    Starters: Steve Gromek vs Johnny GraySeventh51 out
    Lost to Tigers (57-72), 2-1Shibe Park (26-41)42-87Lost 4
    Starters: Ned Garver vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh51 out
    Tuesday, August 31
    Defeated Orioles (43-89), 8-6Shibe Park (27-41)43-87
    Starters: Lou Kretlow vs Charlie BishopSeventh51 out
    Defeated Orioles (43-90), 6-3Shibe Park (28-41)44-87Won 2
    Starters: Don Larsen vs Johnny GraySeventh51 out
    Friday, September 3
    Lost to Red Sox (58-73), 11-1Shibe Park (28-42)44-88
    Starters: Frank Sullivan vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh51 out
    Saturday, September 4
    Defeated Red Sox (58-74), 4-3Shibe Park (29-42)45-88
    Starters: Willard Nixon vs Johnny GraySeventh50 out
    Sunday, September 5
    Lost to Red Sox (59-74), 12-5Shibe Park (29-43)45-89
    Starters: Tom Brewer vs Charlie BishopSeventh51 out
    Lost to Red Sox (60-74), 7-3Shibe Park (29-44)45-90Lost 2
    Starters: Russ Kemmerer vs Sonny DixonSeventh51 out
    Monday, September 6
    Lost to Senators (58-77), 8-1Griffith Stadium (4-6)45-91Lost 3
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Johnny SchmitzSeventh51 out
    Defeated Senators (58-78), 3-2Griffith Stadium (5-6)46-91
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs Gus KeriazakosSeventh51 out
    Tuesday, September 7
    Lost to Senators (59-78), 5-4Griffith Stadium (5-7)46-92
    Starters: Al Sima vs Connie MarreroSeventh52 out
    Wednesday, September 8
    Lost to Indians (99-40), 5-2Cleveland Stadium (2-8)46-93Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Early WynnSeventh53 out
    Thursday, September 9
    Lost to Indians (100-40), 5-4Cleveland Stadium (2-9)46-94Lost 3
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Bob FellerSeventh54 out
    Friday, September 10
    Defeated Tigers (61-79), 6-5Tiger Stadium (4-6)47-94
    Starters: Charlie Bishop vs George ZuverinkSeventh54 out
    Saturday, September 11
    Lost to Tigers (62-79), 2-1Tiger Stadium (4-7)47-95
    Starters: Marion Fricano vs Ned GarverSeventh55 out
    Sunday, September 12
    Lost to Orioles (48-95), 4-3Memorial Stadium (2-8)47-96Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Bob TurleySeventh56 out
    Defeated Orioles (48-96), 5-4Memorial Stadium (3-8)48-96
    Starters: Al Sima vs Duane PilletteSeventh56 out
    Tuesday, September 14
    Defeated White Sox (91-55), 1-0Comiskey Park I (3-8)49-96Won 2
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Virgil TrucksSeventh56 out
    Friday, September 17
    Lost to Yankees (98-48), 10-3Shibe Park (29-45)49-97
    Starters: Tommy Byrne vs Johnny GrayEighth57 out
    Major-league debuts: Lou Berberet (Yankees)
    Saturday, September 18
    Lost to Yankees (99-48), 6-5Shibe Park (29-46)49-98Lost 2
    Starters: Ed Lopat vs Arnie PortocarreroSeventh58 out
    Sunday, September 19
    Lost to Yankees (100-48), 4-2Shibe Park (29-47)49-99Lost 3
    Starters: Tom Morgan vs Art DitmarEighth59 out
    Monday, September 20
    Lost to Red Sox (65-83), 5-2Fenway Park (3-6)49-100Lost 4
    Starters: Johnny Gray vs Tom BrewerEighth60 out
    Tuesday, September 21
    Lost to Red Sox (66-83), 4-3Fenway Park (3-7)49-101Lost 5
    Starters: Lee Wheat vs Willard NixonEighth60 out
    Lost to Red Sox (67-83), 4-3Fenway Park (3-8)49-102Lost 6
    Starters: Ozzie VanBrabant vs Frank SullivanEighth60 out
    Former Athletic Herbie Moran dies in Clarkson, NY at the age of 71.
    Friday, September 24
    Defeated Yankees (102-50), 5-1Yankee Stadium (1-8)50-102
    Starters: Arnie Portocarrero vs Art SchallockSeventh60 out
    Saturday, September 25
    Lost to Yankees (103-50), 10-2Yankee Stadium (1-9)50-103
    Starters: Bill Oster vs Allie ReynoldsEighth61 out
    Sunday, September 26
    Defeated Yankees (103-51), 8-6Yankee Stadium (2-9)51-103
    Starters: Art Ditmar vs Tommy ByrneEighth60 out

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