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Wednesday August 20,1952This date in baseball
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Games on 1952-08-20

Top1952 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALCleveland Indians18Boston Red Sox8Boxscore - PBP914,4093:08Bob LemonMickey McDermottBob Lemon (15-9)Mickey McDermott (7-7)-Al LopezLou BoudreauFenway Park
ALChicago White Sox12New York Yankees3Boxscore - PBP914,4560:00Saul RogovinJohnny SainSaul Rogovin (11-9)Johnny Sain (8-6)-Paul RichardsCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALDetroit Tigers3Philadelphia Athletics4Boxscore - PBP900:00Bill WightCarl ScheibCarl Scheib (7-4)Bill Wight (4-7)Bob Hooper (4)Fred HutchinsonJimmy DykesShibe Park
NLBrooklyn Dodgers6Cincinnati Reds3Boxscore - PBP95,7882:30Billy LoesKen RaffensbergerBilly Loes (12-6)Ken Raffensberger (11-8)-Chuck DressenRogers HornsbyCrosley Field
NLPhiladelphia Phillies3Pittsburgh Pirates1Boxscore - PBP92,7552:24Russ MeyerCal HogueRuss Meyer (10-8)Cal Hogue (1-4)-Steve O'NeillBilly MeyerForbes Field
NLBoston Braves2St. Louis Cardinals9Boxscore - PBP88,7792:01Lew BurdetteHarvey HaddixHarvey Haddix (1-0)Lew Burdette (4-7)-Charlie GrimmEddie StankySportsman's Park
6 Games on this date

Standings at end of 1952 season.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right