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Baseball on Wednesday, August 05, 1953


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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
SLA UNBRIDGED0Boston Red Sox5BoxBen Flowers (1-0)Don Larsen (2-9)BOS  D Gernert (18)Billy Goodman (17.4)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees5BoxJohnny Sain (8-5)Billy Hoeft (7-9)NYA  B Martin (9), G Triandos (1)Yogi Berra (21.3)
Chicago White Sox9PHA UNBRIDGED7BoxBilly Pierce (14-7)Morrie Martin (7-7)CHA  S Mele (11)  PHA  E McGhee (1), R Murray (4), G Zernial (25)Ed McGhee (50.1)
Cleveland Indians0Washington Senators11BoxBob Porterfield (13-9)Dave Hoskins (4-2)NoneYo-Yo Davalillo (11.8)
NY1 UNBRIDGED6Chicago Cubs9Box G1Johnny Klippstein (4-7)Larry Jansen (10-7)NoneFrank Baumholtz (22.0)
NY1 UNBRIDGED6Chicago Cubs7Box G2Warren Hacker (5-10)Dave Koslo (3-8)CHN  R Kiner (23)  NY1  R Noble (4), H Thompson (22)Monte Irvin (58.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds4BoxJim Waugh (1-2)Bud Podbielan (5-13)CIN  G Bell (25), T Kluszewski 2 (32)  PIT  H Rice (3), P Smith (2)Toby Atwell (30.8)
BRO UNBRIDGED3MLN UNBRIDGED5BoxErnie Johnson (2-2)Carl Erskine (11-5)BRO  C Furillo (14)Del Crandall (47.9)
Philadelphia Phillies7St. Louis Cardinals3BoxBob Miller (4-4)Willard Schmidt (0-1)SLN  S Musial (9)Ted Kazanski (15.9)


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