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Baseball on Tuesday, August 17, 1954

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
Chicago White Sox2Baltimore Orioles0Box G1Billy Pierce (6-7)Bob Turley (9-13)NonePhil Cavarretta (27.6)
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Don Johnson (8-5)Bob Kuzava (1-5)NoneSherm Lollar (23.5)
Detroit Tigers3Cleveland Indians4BoxBob Lemon (17-5)George Zuverink (7-8)DET  F House (7)Frank House (32.7)
New York Yankees11PHA UNBRIDGED1BoxHarry Byrd (8-6)Arnie Portocarrero (7-13)NYA  B Skowron (6)Irv Noren (17.5)
Boston Red Sox4Washington Senators3BoxFrank Sullivan (10-10)Chuck Stobbs (7-8)NoneSammy White (22.7)
Cincinnati Reds0Chicago Cubs5Box G1Howie Pollet (5-7)Corky Valentine (10-10)CHN  R Kiner (19), H Sauer (25)Dee Fondy (11.2)
Cincinnati Reds1Chicago Cubs6Box G2Paul Minner (8-7)Bud Podbielan (7-6)CHN  C McCullough (2)Clyde McCullough (40.8)
St. Louis Cardinals4MLN UNBRIDGED1BoxBrooks Lawrence (9-3)Jim Wilson (7-1)SLN  J Frazier (2)Joe Frazier (26.0)
Philadelphia Phillies3NY1 UNBRIDGED8BoxJohnny Antonelli (18-3)Curt Simmons (10-10)NY1  B Hofman 2 (5)  PHI  D Ennis (18), W Jones (10)Bobby Hofman (23.4)
BRO UNBRIDGED2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxMax Surkont (7-10)Johnny Podres (7-6)NoneFrank Thomas (33.6)

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