THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS
HOUSTON DRILLERS AT NEW YORK EMPIRES
06/25/1952
 
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS
HOUSTON DRILLERS AT NEW YORK EMPIRES
GAME ID: 653 - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25TH, 1952 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Drillers (25-39) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 2
New York Empires (27-37) 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 X 6 9 0
Empires Solve Drillers, 6-3
New York pitcher Wayne Gibbs did his part in helping his team beat the Houston Drillers, 6-3. The left-hander kept opposing batters in check throughout the game. New York occupies last place in the American Baseball League Eastern Division at 27-37.

Fred Johnson chipped in for New York with a solo home run in the bottom of the fourth. For the game, the right fielder had 2 hits in 3 at-bats with 1 home run, 1 single, 1 run scored, and 1 RBI.

"We took advantage of our opportunities," Johnson told the New York Bulletin. "It's as simple as that."
HOUSTON BATTING LINESCORE NEW YORK BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
L. Callahan 2B 5 0 2 2 0 1 0 .219 2 18
P. Hay SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .229 0 11
S. Henderson 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .226 5 29
B. Lasker 1B 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .205 3 15
   b-J. Stone PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 0 0
   c-M. Lua RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .364 1 3
L. Mata C 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .259 10 30
K. Owens RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .179 2 17
   a-M. Nadeau PH, 1B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 5 10
C. Atwater LF 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .232 5 15
K. Labovitz CF 3 0 0 1 0 2 7 .091 0 1
B. Burris P 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167 0 1
   B. Goldstein P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   d-P. Busby PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .273 0 1
Totals 32 3 8 3 4 6 16      
a - M. Nadeau pinch hit for K. Owens in the 8th
b - J. Stone pinch ran for B. Lasker in the 8th
c - M. Lua substituted for J. Stone in the 8th
d - P. Busby pinch hit for B. Goldstein in the 9th

BATTING
Total Bases: B. Lasker , P. Hay , K. Owens , L. Mata 2 , L. Callahan 2 , S. Henderson
2-out RBI: L. Callahan
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , K. Labovitz 2
GIDP: P. Hay
Sac Bunt: B. Burris
Sac Fly: K. Labovitz
Team LOB: 7

FIELDING
Errors: B. Lasker (3) , P. Hay (13)
Double Plays: 1 (Mata-Hay-Lasker)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
F. Silver CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .205 1 15
V. Morera 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .295 4 27
J. Durian SS 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 .259 8 31
D. Green 3B 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .292 17 41
V. Donovan 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .292 4 21
A. King C 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .185 2 17
F. Johnson RF 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .262 4 12
R. Fry LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 3 .256 7 30
W. Gibbs P 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .174 0 2
Totals 33 6 9 6 2 6 15      
BATTING
Triples: R. Fry (3, 4th Inning off B. Burris, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: F. Johnson (4, 4th Inning off B. Burris, 0 on, 1 out) J. Durian (8, 1st Inning off B. Burris, 1 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: V. Donovan , F. Johnson 5 , R. Fry 3 , F. Silver , V. Morera , J. Durian 5 , A. King
2-out RBI: F. Silver
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: W. Gibbs , V. Donovan
GIDP: W. Gibbs
Sac Fly: R. Fry
Team LOB: 5

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Green-Donovan-Morera)
HOUSTON PITCHING LINESCORE NEW YORK PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
B. Burris L (5-8) 7.0 7 5 5 1 5 2 118 83 2.67   
B. Goldstein 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 20 12 1.74   
PITCHING
Game Score: B. Burris 47
Batters Faced: B. Burris 30, B. Goldstein 6
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: B. Burris 7-8, B. Goldstein 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: B. Burris 118-83, B. Goldstein 20-12
Inherited Runners - Scored: B. Goldstein 1-1
WP: B. Goldstein
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
W. Gibbs W (4-1) 9.0 8 3 3 4 6 0 124 75 2.31   
PITCHING
Game Score: W. Gibbs 61
Batters Faced: W. Gibbs 38
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: W. Gibbs 8-12
Pitches - Strikes: W. Gibbs 124-75
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Wayne Gibbs
Ballpark: Queens Field
Weather: Clear skies (84 degrees), wind blowing out to center at 22 mph
Start Time: 7:05 PM PST
Time: 2:43
Attendance: 9294
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