Cleveland Indians vs Chicago White Sox
May 30, 1948 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on May 30, 1948 at Comiskey Park I. The Cleveland Indians defeated the Chicago White Sox and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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Cleveland Indians 13, Chicago White Sox 8

Cleveland Indians ab r h rbi
Mitchell lf,cf 6 1 2 0
Doby rf 5 1 0 0
Judnich cf,1b 5 3 2 1
Boudreau ss,c 4 2 1 2
Keltner 3b 4 1 2 2
Robinson 1b 3 0 1 0
Tucker pr 0 1 0 0
Tipton ph,c 0 0 0 1
Seerey pr 0 1 0 0
Christopher p 0 0 0 0
Berardino 2b,ss 3 2 3 2
Hegan c 3 0 0 0
Clark ph,lf 2 1 2 2
Kennedy p 0 0 0 0
Gettel p 0 0 0 0
Gromek p 1 0 0 0
Edwards ph 1 0 0 0
Klieman p 0 0 0 0
Peck ph 1 0 1 1
Lemon p 0 0 0 0
Gordon ph,2b 2 0 0 0
Totals 40 13 14 10
Chicago White Sox ab r h rbi
Baker 3b 4 1 0 2
Philley cf 3 1 0 0
Lupien 1b 4 0 0 1
Wright rf 3 1 1 0
Kennedy lf 4 1 1 2
Kolloway 2b 3 1 0 0
Michaels ss 3 1 1 2
Tresh c 4 1 1 0
Gillespie p 2 0 0 1
Caldwell p 0 0 0 0
Goodwin p 0 0 0 0
Harrist p 0 0 0 0
Bradley p 0 0 0 0
Hodgin ph 1 1 1 0
Totals 31 8 5 8
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 9 0 13 14 0
Chicago 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 5 3
Cleveland Indians IP H R ER BB SO
Kennedy 0.1 1 4 4 3 0
Gettel 0.0 1 2 2 2 0
Gromek 2.2 0 0 0 1 4
Klieman 2.0 0 0 0 1 0
Lemon W(7-2) 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Christopher SV(7) 2.0 3 2 2 1 0
Totals 9.0 5 8 8 8 5
Chicago White Sox IP H R ER BB SO
Gillespie 7.0 10 6 5 3 2
Caldwell L(0-2) 0.0 1 2 1 1 0
Goodwin 0.1 0 3 2 2 0
Harrist 0.1 2 2 2 1 0
Bradley 1.1 1 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 14 13 10 7 2

E –Baker (5), Lupien (3), Kolloway (2). DP –Chicago 3. Lupien-Michaels-Lupien, Michaels-Kolloway-Lupien, Lupien-Michaels-Lupien. PB –Tresh (1). 2B –Chicago Kennedy (8); Hodgin (2). 3B –Cleveland Berardino (1). HBP –Boudreau (2); Tipton (1). Team LOB –9. SH –Lupien (2); Kennedy (1). Team –6. U –Bill Grieve, Charlie Berry, Eddie Hurley. T –2:49. A –36,564.

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