1947 Philadelphia Athletics Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 78-76
Finished 5th in the AL
Attendance: 934,300, Avg. 14,598
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (78-76)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1947 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1947 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1947 season with a record of 78 wins and 76 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Athletics scored 633 runs and surrendered 614 runs. Sam Chapman led Philadelphia with 14 home runs and drove in 83 runs. Barney McCosky paced hitters with significant playing time with a .328 average. Phil Marchildon topped the team with 19 wins, while Dick Fowler recorded a 2.81 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 623
Regular Season Runs Against: 604

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 15, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at New York Yankees 1 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 17, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
April 18, 1947 Boston Red Sox 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 0-1 1-1 1-2
April 19, 1947 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 0-2 1-1 1-3
April 20, 1947 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 0-3 1-1 1-4
April 20, 1947 New York Yankees 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 0-4 1-1 1-5
April 23, 1947 Washington Senators 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 0-5 1-1 1-6
April 25, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 11 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 0-5 2-1 2-6
April 26, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 0-5 3-1 3-6
April 29, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 0-5 4-1 4-6
May 2, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 0-5 4-2 4-7
May 3, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 0-5 4-3 4-8
May 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 8 L 0-5 4-4 4-9
May 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 0-5 4-5 4-10
May 6, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 0-5 5-5 5-10
May 7, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 0-5 6-5 6-10
May 8, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at St. Louis Browns 3 W 0-5 7-5 7-10
May 10, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 4 L 0-5 7-6 7-11
May 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Washington Senators 2 L 0-5 7-7 7-12
May 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Washington Senators 0 W 0-5 8-7 8-12
May 12, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 1 W 0-5 9-7 9-12
May 13, 1947 Cleveland Indians 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 1-5 9-7 10-12
May 15, 1947 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 1-6 9-7 10-13
May 16, 1947 Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 W 2-6 9-7 11-13
May 17, 1947 Detroit Tigers 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 2-7 9-7 11-14
May 18, 1947 St. Louis Browns 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 3-7 9-7 12-14
May 18, 1947 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 4-7 9-7 13-14
May 20, 1947 St. Louis Browns 11 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 4-8 9-7 13-15
May 21, 1947 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 5-8 9-7 14-15
May 23, 1947 Washington Senators 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 6-8 9-7 15-15
May 24, 1947 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 6-9 9-7 15-16
May 25, 1947 Washington Senators 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 6-10 9-7 15-17
May 27, 1947 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 6-11 9-7 15-18
May 28, 1947 Boston Red Sox 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 6-12 9-7 15-19
May 29, 1947 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 7-12 9-7 16-19
May 30, 1947 New York Yankees 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 W 8-12 9-7 17-19
May 30, 1947 New York Yankees 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 9-12 9-7 18-19
June 1, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at St. Louis Browns 7 L 9-12 9-8 18-20
June 2, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at St. Louis Browns 3 W 9-12 10-8 19-20
June 3, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 9-12 10-9 19-21
June 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 9-12 11-9 20-21
June 5, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 9-12 12-9 21-21
June 6, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 9-12 12-10 21-22
June 8, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 9-12 12-11 21-23
June 8, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 0 W 9-12 13-11 22-23
June 9, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 11 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 9-12 14-11 23-23
June 10, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 9-12 15-11 24-23
June 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 9-12 15-12 24-24
June 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 0 W 9-12 16-12 25-24
June 13, 1947 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 9-13 16-12 25-25
June 15, 1947 Cleveland Indians 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 10-13 16-12 26-25
June 15, 1947 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 10-14 16-12 26-26
June 17, 1947 Detroit Tigers 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 11-14 16-12 27-26
June 19, 1947 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 12-14 16-12 28-26
June 21, 1947 Chicago White Sox 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 12-15 16-12 28-27
June 22, 1947 Chicago White Sox 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 13-15 16-12 29-27
June 22, 1947 Chicago White Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 13-16 16-12 29-28
June 24, 1947 St. Louis Browns 12 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 13-17 16-12 29-29
June 25, 1947 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 14-17 16-12 30-29
June 26, 1947 New York Yankees 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 15-17 16-12 31-29
June 27, 1947 New York Yankees 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 15-18 16-12 31-30
June 28, 1947 New York Yankees 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 15-19 16-12 31-31
June 29, 1947 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 16-19 16-12 32-31
June 29, 1947 Boston Red Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 17-19 16-12 33-31
June 30, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 8 L 17-19 16-13 33-32
July 2, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 17-19 17-13 34-32
July 3, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 17-19 18-13 35-32
July 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 17-19 18-14 35-33
July 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 17-19 19-14 36-33
July 5, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at New York Yankees 5 L 17-19 19-15 36-34
July 6, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 8 L 17-19 19-16 36-35
July 6, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 9 L 17-19 19-17 36-36
July 10, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Cleveland Indians 3 L 17-19 19-18 36-37
July 10, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 17-19 19-19 36-38
July 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 17-19 20-19 37-38
July 12, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 5 L 17-19 20-20 37-39
July 12, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 17-19 21-20 38-39
July 13, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 17-19 21-21 38-40
July 13, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 17-19 21-22 38-41
July 15, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 17-19 22-22 39-41
July 16, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 5 L 17-19 22-23 39-42
July 16, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 17-19 23-23 40-42
July 17, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 16 at St. Louis Browns 2 W 17-19 24-23 41-42
July 18, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 17-19 24-24 41-43
July 20, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 17-19 24-25 41-44
July 20, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 17-19 25-25 42-44
July 22, 1947 Cleveland Indians 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 18-19 25-25 43-44
July 23, 1947 Cleveland Indians 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 19-19 25-25 44-44
July 24, 1947 Cleveland Indians 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 19-20 25-25 44-45
July 25, 1947 Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 20-20 25-25 45-45
July 26, 1947 Detroit Tigers 13 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 20-21 25-25 45-46
July 27, 1947 Detroit Tigers 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 21-21 25-25 46-46
July 27, 1947 Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 21-22 25-25 46-47
July 28, 1947 Chicago White Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 22-22 25-25 47-47
July 29, 1947 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 23-22 25-25 48-47
July 30, 1947 Chicago White Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 23-23 25-25 48-48
July 31, 1947 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 24-23 25-25 49-48
August 1, 1947 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 24-24 25-25 49-49
August 2, 1947 St. Louis Browns 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 25-24 25-25 50-49
August 3, 1947 St. Louis Browns 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 26-24 25-25 51-49
August 3, 1947 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 26-25 25-25 51-50
August 4, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at New York Yankees 5 W 26-25 26-25 52-50
August 5, 1947 New York Yankees 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 26-26 26-25 52-51
August 6, 1947 New York Yankees 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 27-26 26-25 53-51
August 9, 1947 Washington Senators 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 28-26 26-25 54-51
August 10, 1947 Washington Senators 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 29-26 26-25 55-51
August 10, 1947 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 29-27 26-25 55-52
August 11, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 2 W 29-27 27-25 56-52
August 13, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 8 L 29-27 27-26 56-53
August 14, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 8 L 29-27 27-27 56-54
August 15, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 0 W 29-27 28-27 57-54
August 16, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 2 W 29-27 29-27 58-54
August 17, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Washington Senators 1 W 29-27 30-27 59-54
August 17, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 2 W 29-27 31-27 60-54
August 19, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 29-27 31-28 60-55
August 20, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 29-27 32-28 61-55
August 21, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at St. Louis Browns 5 W 29-27 33-28 62-55
August 22, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at St. Louis Browns 7 L 29-27 33-29 62-56
August 23, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at St. Louis Browns 0 W 29-27 34-29 63-56
August 24, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 29-27 34-30 63-57
August 24, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 29-27 34-31 63-58
August 25, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 29-27 35-31 64-58
August 26, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Cleveland Indians 1 W 29-27 36-31 65-58
August 27, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 29-27 36-32 65-59
August 29, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 29-27 36-33 65-60
August 30, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 29-27 36-34 65-61
August 31, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 5 L 29-27 36-35 65-62
September 1, 1947 Washington Senators 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 29-28 36-35 65-63
September 1, 1947 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 29-29 36-35 65-64
September 2, 1947 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 29-30 36-35 65-65
September 3, 1947 Washington Senators 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 30-30 36-35 66-65
September 5, 1947 Boston Red Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 31-30 36-35 67-65
September 6, 1947 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 31-31 36-35 67-66
September 7, 1947 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 32-31 36-35 68-66
September 7, 1947 Boston Red Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 33-31 36-35 69-66
September 9, 1947 St. Louis Browns 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 33-32 36-35 69-67
September 10, 1947 St. Louis Browns 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 33-33 36-35 69-68
September 11, 1947 Chicago White Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 33-34 36-35 69-69
September 12, 1947 Chicago White Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 33-35 36-35 69-70
September 13, 1947 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 34-35 36-35 70-70
September 14, 1947 Cleveland Indians 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 W 35-35 36-35 71-70
September 15, 1947 Cleveland Indians 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 35-36 36-35 71-71
September 16, 1947 Cleveland Indians 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 36-36 36-35 72-71
September 16, 1947 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 36-37 36-35 72-72
September 17, 1947 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 37-37 36-35 73-72
September 17, 1947 Detroit Tigers 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 38-37 36-35 74-72
September 20, 1947 New York Yankees 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 39-37 36-35 75-72
September 21, 1947 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 39-38 36-35 75-73
September 23, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 39-38 36-36 75-74
September 23, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 39-38 37-36 76-74
September 26, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 4 L 39-38 37-37 76-75
September 26, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 11 at Washington Senators 8 W 39-38 38-37 77-75
September 27, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 1 W 39-38 39-37 78-75
September 28, 1947 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 5 L 39-38 39-38 78-76