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Shibe Park American League Firsts
aka Connie Mack Stadium (1953-70)
Philadelphia, PA

This park was the temporary home for the Phillies (05/16/1927-05/28/1927) and the permanent home (07/04/1938-10/01/1970).
This park was the home of the American League Athletics from 1909 through 1954.

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Game 04/12/1909 Red Sox 1, Athletics 8
  Umpires Tommy Connolly, Tim Hurst
  Managers Connie Mack, Athletics
    Fred Lake, Red Sox
  Starting Pitchers Eddie Plank, Athletics
    Frank Arellanes, Red Sox
  Ceremonial Pitch Philadelphia Mayor John E. Reyburn
  Attendance 30,162
Batting
  Batter Amby McConnell (ground out)
  Hit Simon Nicholls (single)
  Run Simon Nicholls
  RBI Danny Murphy
  Single Simon Nicholls
  Double Danny Murphy
  Triple Amby McConnell (04/13/1909)
  Home Run Home Run Baker (05/29/1909)
  Grand Slam Duffy Lewis (10/03/1912)
  IPHR Danny Murphy (06/03/1909)
  Stolen Base Harry Davis
  Sacrifice Hit Tris Speaker
  Sacrifice Fly Hamilton Patterson (06/15/1909)
  Cycle Danny Murphy (08/25/1910)
Pitching
  Win Eddie Plank
  Loss Frank Arellanes
  Shutout Lew Brockett (04/16/1909)
  Save N/A
  Hit by Pitch Jack Ryan hit Harry Davis
  Wild Pitch Eddie Plank
  Balk Chief Bender (08/03/1909)
  No-Hitter Chief Bender (05/12/1910)