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Baseball on Friday, August 17, 1951

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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox7Box G1Billy Pierce (11-10)Bob Feller (19-5)CHA  R Coleman (5), A Zarilla (6)Billy Pierce (11.6)
Cleveland Indians3Chicago White Sox8Box G2Luis Aloma (4-0)Bob Chakales (3-4)CHA  J Busby (4)Ray Coleman (36.0)
PHA UNBRIDGED2New York Yankees3BoxStubby Overmire (2-5)Bob Hooper (6-8)NoneBobby Brown (39.7)
Boston Red Sox7Washington Senators4BoxEllis Kinder (8-2)Connie Marrero (11-7)BOS  F Hatfield (1)Pete Runnels (45.7)
BRO UNBRIDGED3BSN UNBRIDGED1Box G1Carl Erskine (14-8)Max Surkont (10-10)BRO  G Hodges (34)Gil Hodges (16.6)
BRO UNBRIDGED3BSN UNBRIDGED4Box G2Johnny Sain (5-13)Johnny Schmitz (2-5)NoneWillard Marshall (19.2)
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds1BoxMax Lanier (5-8)Herm Wehmeier (1-5)SLN  S Musial (18)Bobby Adams (27.3)
NY1 UNBRIDGED8Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGeorge Spencer (7-3)Ken Heintzelman (4-6)PHI  B Nicholson (3)Bill Nicholson (41.5)

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