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Friday, August 17,1951

Friday, August 17,1951

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Cleveland Indians 1 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Billy Pierce Bob Feller -- 0 2:11
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Cleveland Indians 3 Chicago White Sox 8 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Luis Aloma Bob Chakales -- 30,083 2:08
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Philadelphia Athletics 2 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Stubby Overmire Bob Hooper -- 31,620 2:20
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Boston Red Sox 7 Washington Senators I 4 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Ellis Kinder Connie Marrero -- 10,834 2:57
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Detroit Tigers 5 St. Louis Browns 4 box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Ted Gray Jim McDonald -- 3,154 2:15
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 Boston Braves 1 box | pbp Braves Field Carl Erskine Max Surkont -- 0 2:04
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 Boston Braves 4 box | pbp Braves Field Johnny Sain Johnny Schmitz Jim Wilson 15,448 2:24
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Crosley Field Max Lanier Herm Wehmeier -- 8,682 2:17
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 New York Giants 8 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Shibe Park George Spencer Ken Heintzelman -- 20,683 2:43
1951 reg season 1951-08-17 Chicago Cubs 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 box | pbp Forbes Field Mel Queen Paul Minner -- 10,007 2:24
10 record(s)