THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS
CHICAGO HAWKS AT HOUSTON DRILLERS
09/23/1953
 
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS
CHICAGO HAWKS AT HOUSTON DRILLERS
GAME ID: 1521 - WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD, 1953 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago Hawks (65-88) 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 9 0
Houston Drillers (79-74) 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 X 4 10 1
Drillers Win, 4-2, Versus Hawks
The Houston Drillers beat the Chicago Hawks, 4-2. Houston pitcher and Raleigh, North Carolina, native Thornton Shadwell led the way. Houston now has a record of 79-74 with the win.

The Drillers got a big hit from third baseman Steve Henderson. In the bottom of the fifth, Henderson pounded a 2-run triple to left-center. His 11th triple of the season put the Drillers ahead, 3-0.

"Thornton made his pitches," said Houston manager Steven Palps.
CHICAGO BATTING LINESCORE HOUSTON BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Salmon CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .287 0 21
C. McKinney 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247 2 21
   b-J. Griffin PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 30 90
R. Titus LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .266 12 50
M. Garrison 1B 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .282 35 88
K. Clark RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .213 24 64
G. Thomas 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .249 1 19
D. Damon SS 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .227 5 29
D. Hamlyn C 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200 0 1
G. Vanderveer P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 0 0
   R. Siesel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   a-A. Cobley PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .352 16 58
Totals 37 2 9 2 1 7 11      
a - A. Cobley pinch hit for R. Siesel in the 9th
b - J. Griffin pinch hit for C. McKinney in the 9th

BATTING
Home Runs: M. Garrison (35, 6th Inning off T. Shadwell, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: D. Hamlyn , M. Garrison 5 , J. Salmon , D. Damon 2 , G. Thomas , R. Titus 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: G. Vanderveer , C. McKinney , D. Damon
Team LOB: 9

BASERUNNING
SB: G. Vanderveer (1)

FIELDING
OF assists: 1 (Salmon (Callahan at 2nd base))
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
M. Daniel LF 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .221 6 39
K. Owens RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .297 27 93
S. Henderson 3B 4 1 2 3 0 0 2 .309 25 93
   a-Q. Blackmore 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 2 15
R. Long CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272 28 104
D. Kroes 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276 5 25
P. Hay SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 7 54
L. Mata C 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .246 21 72
L. Callahan 2B 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .224 3 23
T. Shadwell P 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .183 0 9
Totals 32 4 10 4 4 2 13      
a - Q. Blackmore substituted for S. Henderson in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: M. Daniel (13, 5th Inning off G. Vanderveer, 1 on, 1 out) P. Hay (25, 6th Inning off G. Vanderveer, 0 on, 1 out)
Triples: S. Henderson (11, 5th Inning off G. Vanderveer, 2 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: S. Henderson (25, 7th Inning off R. Siesel, 0 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: T. Shadwell , K. Owens , L. Mata , L. Callahan 2 , M. Daniel 3 , S. Henderson 7 , P. Hay 2
2-out RBI: , S. Henderson 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , T. Shadwell 2 , R. Long , S. Henderson
Team LOB: 8

BASERUNNING
CS: M. Daniel (11)

FIELDING
Errors: D. Kroes (7)
CHICAGO PITCHING LINESCORE HOUSTON PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
G. Vanderveer L (1-2) 6.0 8 3 3 3 2 0 112 67 8.64   
R. Siesel 2.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 32 20 3.88   
PITCHING
Game Score: G. Vanderveer 43
Batters Faced: G. Vanderveer 27, R. Siesel 9
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: G. Vanderveer 4-10, R. Siesel 2-4
Pitches - Strikes: G. Vanderveer 112-67, R. Siesel 32-20
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
T. Shadwell W (17-15) 9.0 9 2 2 1 7 1 139 86 3.68   
PITCHING
Game Score: T. Shadwell 67
Batters Faced: T. Shadwell 38
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: T. Shadwell 14-6
Pitches - Strikes: T. Shadwell 139-86
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Thornton Shadwell
Ballpark: Sam Houston Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy (84 degrees), wind blowing in from center at 9 mph
Start Time: 1:05 PM PT
Time: 2:41
Attendance: 8087
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