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Tuesday August 19,1952This date in baseball
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Top1952 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALCleveland Indians5Boston Red Sox6Boxscore - PBP911,2382:18Early WynnDick BrodowskiAl Benton (3-1)Early Wynn (16-10)-Al LopezLou BoudreauFenway Park
ALChicago White Sox3New York Yankees1Boxscore - PBP96,0582:37Marv GrissomJohnny SchmitzMarv Grissom (9-7)Johnny Schmitz (2-2)-Paul RichardsCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALDetroit Tigers3Philadelphia Athletics4Boxscore - PBP900:00Virgil TrucksHarry ByrdHarry Byrd (9-8)Virgil Trucks (4-13)-Fred HutchinsonJimmy DykesShibe Park
ALDetroit Tigers5Philadelphia Athletics6Boxscore - PBP900:00Art HouttemanAlex KellnerBob Hooper (7-10)Art Houtteman (4-15)-Fred HutchinsonJimmy DykesShibe Park
ALSt. Louis Browns1Washington Senators I2Boxscore - PBP98,0982:25Duane PilletteConnie MarreroConnie Marrero (10-5)Duane Pillette (7-9)-Marty MarionBucky HarrisGriffith Stadium
NLNew York Giants5Chicago Cubs0Boxscore - PBP902:33Sal MaglieJohnny KlippsteinSal Maglie (12-4)Johnny Klippstein (6-8)-Leo DurocherPhil CavarrettaWrigley Field
NLNew York Giants3Chicago Cubs1Boxscore - PBP929,1792:10Al CorwinWarren HackerHoyt Wilhelm (10-2)Warren Hacker (7-3)-Leo DurocherPhil CavarrettaWrigley Field
NLBrooklyn Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds0Boxscore - PBP902:17Preacher RoeBubba ChurchPreacher Roe (9-1)Bubba Church (4-6)-Chuck DressenRogers HornsbyCrosley Field
NLBrooklyn Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds5Boxscore - PBP925,5422:08Johnny RutherfordHerm WehmeierHerm Wehmeier (5-9)Johnny Rutherford (4-4)-Chuck DressenRogers HornsbyCrosley Field
NLBoston Braves5St. Louis Cardinals7Boxscore - PBP910,4032:09Jim WilsonGerry StaleyCharlie GrimmEddie StankySportsman's Park
NLPhiladelphia Phillies10Pittsburgh Pirates5Boxscore - PBP911,2072:31Robin RobertsRon Necciai-Steve O'NeillBilly MeyerForbes Field
11 Games on this date

Standings at end of 1952 season.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right