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Shibe Park American League Lasts
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.

For the stadium firsts, click here.

Game 09/19/1954 Yankees 4, Athletics 2
  Umpires Hank Soar, Frank Umont
    Charlie Berry, Johnny Stevens
  Managers Eddie Joost, Athletics
    Casey Stengel, Yankees
  Starting Pitchers Art Ditmar, Athletics
    Tom Morgan, Yankees
  Attendance 1,715
Batting
  Batter Joe DeMaestri
  Hit Frank Leja (single)
  Run Gil McDougald
  RBI Gil McDougald
  Single Frank Leja
  Double Andy Carey (09/18/1954)
  Triple Harry Agganis (09/25/1954 Game 2)
  Home Run Gil McDougald
  Grand Slam Red Wilson (08/29/1954 Game 1)
  IPHR Bill Wilson (07/09/1954)
  Stolen Base Lou Limmer
  Sacrifice Hit Arnie Portocarrero (09/18/1954)
  Sacrifice Fly Eddie Robinson (09/18/1954)
  Cycle George Kell (06/02/1950)
Pitching
  Win Johnny Sain
  Loss Moe Burtschy
  Shutout Fritz Dorish (08/27/1954)
  Save Jim Konstanty
  Hit by Pitch Allie Reynolds hit Joe Astroth (09/18/1954)
  Wild Pitch Arnie Portocarrero (09/18/1954)
  Balk Marion Fricano (06/30/1954)
  No-Hitter Bill McCahan (09/03/1947)
Fielding
  Putout Mickey Mantle