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Baseball on Monday, August 31, 1953

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox6Cleveland Indians4BoxMickey McDermott (15-8)Mike Garcia (16-8)BOS  T Williams (7)  CLE  L Doby (20)Ted Williams (22.7)
PHA UNBRIDGED7Detroit Tigers9Box G1Dick Marlowe (5-7)Charlie Bishop (3-12)DET  W Dropo (13)  PHA  D Philley (8)Harvey Kuenn (40.2)
PHA UNBRIDGED10Detroit Tigers4Box G2Bobo Newsom (2-0)Ted Gray (7-14)DET  F Hutchinson (1)Ed McGhee (20.1)
Washington Senators4SLA UNBRIDGED3BoxSonny Dixon (5-8)Bob Turley (1-2)SLA  D Lenhardt (9), R Sievers (8), B Turley (1)  WS1  G Coan (2), M Vernon (13)Jim Busby (30.5)
St. Louis Cardinals3BRO UNBRIDGED6BoxBob Milliken (6-3)Gerry Staley (11-4)BRO  G Hodges (29), D Snider 2 (35)  SLN  D Rice (4)Gil Hodges (17.7)
Chicago Cubs4NY1 UNBRIDGED13BoxMarv Grissom (5-7)Turk Lown (5-5)NY1  D Rhodes (8), D Spencer (19)Whitey Lockman (27.3)
Cincinnati Reds12Philadelphia Phillies6Box G1Joe Nuxhall (7-9)Bob Miller (5-7)CIN  J Greengrass (16)  PHI  G Hamner (16)Andy Seminick (40.4)
Cincinnati Reds7Philadelphia Phillies5Box G2Harry Perkowski (11-9)Jim Konstanty (11-9)PHI  G Hamner (17), W Jones (15), S Lopata (6)Gus Bell (21.8)

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