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Saturday, August 15,1953

Saturday, August 15,1953

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Washington Senators I 5 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Chuck Stobbs Bill Henry Sonny Dixon 0 2:50
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Washington Senators I 4 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Porterfield Ben Flowers -- 24,339 2:32
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Chicago White Sox 4 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Al Aber Fritz Dorish -- 10,274 2:17
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 New York Yankees 8 Philadelphia Athletics 9 box | pbp Shibe Park Morrie Martin Allie Reynolds -- 12,801 3:01
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Brooklyn Dodgers 14 box | pbp Ebbets Field Ben Wade Roy Face -- 12,842 2:44
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Milwaukee Braves 2 Chicago Cubs 0 box | pbp Wrigley Field Warren Spahn Bubba Church -- 20,296 2:06
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 St. Louis Cardinals 10 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Crosley Field Harvey Haddix Jackie Collum Al Brazle 11,234 2:43
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Philadelphia Phillies 1 New York Giants 4 box | pbp Polo Grounds V Marv Grissom Curt Simmons -- 0 2:20
1953 reg season 1953-08-15 Philadelphia Phillies 5 New York Giants 2 box | pbp Polo Grounds V Jim Konstanty Larry Jansen -- 9,873 2:39
9 record(s)