1948 Philadelphia Athletics Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 84-70
Finished 4th in the AL
Attendance: 936,605, Avg. 14,867
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (84-70)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1948 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1948 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1948 season with a record of 84 wins and 70 losses, finishing fourth in the AL.

The Athletics tallied 729 runs and yielded 735 runs. Eddie Joost paced Philadelphia with 16 home runs Hank Majeski drove in 120 runs. Barney McCosky topped all regular hitters with a .326 average. Dick Fowler led the team with 15 wins and a team-best 3.78 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 724
Regular Season Runs Against: 732

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 0-0 2-0 2-0
April 22, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 0-0 3-0 3-0
April 23, 1948 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 0-1 3-0 3-1
April 24, 1948 Washington Senators 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 0-2 3-0 3-2
April 25, 1948 Washington Senators 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 1-2 3-0 4-2
April 25, 1948 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 1-3 3-0 4-3
April 27, 1948 New York Yankees 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 1-4 3-0 4-4
April 29, 1948 Boston Red Sox 11 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 1-5 3-0 4-5
April 30, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 1 W 1-5 4-0 5-5
May 1, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 1 W 1-5 5-0 6-5
May 2, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Washington Senators 3 W 1-5 6-0 7-5
May 4, 1948 Cleveland Indians 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 2-5 6-0 8-5
May 6, 1948 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 3-5 6-0 9-5
May 8, 1948 Chicago White Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 16 W 4-5 6-0 10-5
May 9, 1948 Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 10 W 5-5 6-0 11-5
May 9, 1948 Detroit Tigers 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 6-5 6-0 12-5
May 11, 1948 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 7-5 6-0 13-5
May 12, 1948 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 8-5 6-0 14-5
May 14, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at New York Yankees 3 L 8-5 6-1 14-6
May 15, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 1 W 8-5 7-1 15-6
May 15, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at New York Yankees 6 W 8-5 8-1 16-6
May 18, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 8-5 8-2 16-7
May 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 8-5 8-3 16-8
May 20, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 8-5 8-4 16-9
May 21, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 8-5 9-4 17-9
May 22, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 8-5 9-5 17-10
May 23, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at St. Louis Browns 3 W 8-5 10-5 18-10
May 23, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 8-5 11-5 19-10
May 25, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 8-5 12-5 20-10
May 26, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 8-5 13-5 21-10
May 27, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 3 W 8-5 14-5 22-10
May 28, 1948 New York Yankees 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 9-5 14-5 23-10
May 29, 1948 New York Yankees 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 10-5 14-5 24-10
May 30, 1948 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 11-5 14-5 25-10
May 30, 1948 New York Yankees 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 11-6 14-5 25-11
May 31, 1948 Boston Red Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 12-6 14-5 26-11
May 31, 1948 Boston Red Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 12-7 14-5 26-12
June 1, 1948 Boston Red Sox 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 12-8 14-5 26-13
June 2, 1948 Chicago White Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 12-9 14-5 26-14
June 4, 1948 Chicago White Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 13-9 14-5 27-14
June 5, 1948 Cleveland Indians 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 13-10 14-5 27-15
June 6, 1948 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 13-11 14-5 27-16
June 6, 1948 Cleveland Indians 11 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 13-12 14-5 27-17
June 8, 1948 Detroit Tigers 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 13-13 14-5 27-18
June 9, 1948 Detroit Tigers 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 13-14 14-5 27-19
June 10, 1948 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 10 W 14-14 14-5 28-19
June 11, 1948 St. Louis Browns 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 15-14 14-5 29-19
June 12, 1948 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 16-14 14-5 30-19
June 13, 1948 St. Louis Browns 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 17-14 14-5 31-19
June 13, 1948 St. Louis Browns 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 17-15 14-5 31-20
June 15, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 17-15 14-6 31-21
June 16, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 17-15 14-7 31-22
June 17, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 17-15 15-7 32-22
June 18, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 17-15 16-7 33-22
June 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 17-15 16-8 33-23
June 20, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 17-15 16-9 33-24
June 20, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Cleveland Indians 10 L 17-15 16-10 33-25
June 21, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at St. Louis Browns 9 L 17-15 16-11 33-26
June 22, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at St. Louis Browns 6 W 17-15 17-11 34-26
June 23, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 12 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 17-15 18-11 35-26
June 24, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at St. Louis Browns 5 W 17-15 19-11 36-26
June 25, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 17-15 20-11 37-26
June 26, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 17-15 21-11 38-26
June 27, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 17-15 22-11 39-26
June 27, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 17-15 23-11 40-26
June 29, 1948 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 17-16 23-11 40-27
July 1, 1948 Washington Senators 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 18-16 23-11 41-27
July 2, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 18-16 24-11 42-27
July 3, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 18-16 25-11 43-27
July 4, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 19 L 18-16 25-12 43-28
July 5, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 12 at Washington Senators 5 W 18-16 26-12 44-28
July 5, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Washington Senators 3 L 18-16 26-13 44-29
July 6, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 3 W 18-16 27-13 45-29
July 7, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 3 W 18-16 28-13 46-29
July 8, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 6 L 18-16 28-14 46-30
July 9, 1948 Boston Red Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 19-16 28-14 47-30
July 10, 1948 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 19-17 28-14 47-31
July 11, 1948 Boston Red Sox 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 L 19-18 28-14 47-32
July 11, 1948 Boston Red Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 20-18 28-14 48-32
July 15, 1948 Cleveland Indians 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 20-19 28-14 48-33
July 15, 1948 Cleveland Indians 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 20-20 28-14 48-34
July 16, 1948 Cleveland Indians 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 10 W 21-20 28-14 49-34
July 17, 1948 Cleveland Indians 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 22-20 28-14 50-34
July 18, 1948 Chicago White Sox 12 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 L 22-21 28-14 50-35
July 18, 1948 Chicago White Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 23-21 28-14 51-35
July 19, 1948 Chicago White Sox 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 24-21 28-14 52-35
July 19, 1948 Chicago White Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 25-21 28-14 53-35
July 20, 1948 Chicago White Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 25-22 28-14 53-36
July 21, 1948 St. Louis Browns 17 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 25-23 28-14 53-37
July 22, 1948 St. Louis Browns 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 26-23 28-14 54-37
July 24, 1948 Detroit Tigers 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 27-23 28-14 55-37
July 25, 1948 Detroit Tigers 10 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 27-24 28-14 55-38
July 25, 1948 Detroit Tigers 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 28-24 28-14 56-38
July 27, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Cleveland Indians 10 L 28-24 28-15 56-39
July 28, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 28-24 29-15 57-39
July 30, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 17 L 28-24 29-16 57-40
July 31, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 28-24 30-16 58-40
August 1, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 28-24 31-16 59-40
August 3, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 28-24 31-17 59-41
August 5, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 28-24 32-17 60-41
August 5, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 28-24 33-17 61-41
August 6, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at St. Louis Browns 2 L 28-24 33-18 61-42
August 7, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at St. Louis Browns 1 W 28-24 34-18 62-42
August 8, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at St. Louis Browns 5 W 28-24 35-18 63-42
August 10, 1948 Washington Senators 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 28-25 35-18 63-43
August 10, 1948 Washington Senators 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 W 29-25 35-18 64-43
August 11, 1948 Washington Senators 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 30-25 35-18 65-43
August 13, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 8 L 30-25 35-19 65-44
August 14, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 14 L 30-25 35-20 65-45
August 15, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 3 W 30-25 36-20 66-45
August 18, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 10 L 30-25 36-21 66-46
August 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 30-25 37-21 67-46
August 20, 1948 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 30-26 37-21 67-47
August 21, 1948 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 30-27 37-21 67-48
August 22, 1948 New York Yankees 10 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 30-28 37-21 67-49
August 24, 1948 Detroit Tigers 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 30-29 37-21 67-50
August 25, 1948 Detroit Tigers 10 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 30-30 37-21 67-51
August 26, 1948 Detroit Tigers 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 31-30 37-21 68-51
August 27, 1948 St. Louis Browns 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 32-30 37-21 69-51
August 27, 1948 St. Louis Browns 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 33-30 37-21 70-51
August 28, 1948 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 34-30 37-21 71-51
August 29, 1948 Chicago White Sox 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 34-31 37-21 71-52
August 29, 1948 Chicago White Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 35-31 37-21 72-52
August 30, 1948 Chicago White Sox 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 L 35-32 37-21 72-53
August 31, 1948 Cleveland Indians 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 35-33 37-21 72-54
September 1, 1948 Cleveland Indians 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 35-34 37-21 72-55
September 3, 1948 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 35-35 37-21 72-56
September 4, 1948 Boston Red Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 35-36 37-21 72-57
September 5, 1948 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 35-37 37-21 72-58
September 6, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at New York Yankees 2 W 35-37 38-21 73-58
September 6, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 6 L 35-37 38-22 73-59
September 8, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Washington Senators 7 W 35-37 39-22 74-59
September 8, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 2 W 35-37 40-22 75-59
September 10, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at Washington Senators 6 W 35-37 41-22 76-59
September 10, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 0 W 35-37 42-22 77-59
September 11, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 35-37 42-23 77-60
September 11, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 35-37 42-24 77-61
September 12, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 35-37 43-24 78-61
September 14, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 12 at St. Louis Browns 2 W 35-37 44-24 79-61
September 15, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at St. Louis Browns 7 W 35-37 45-24 80-61
September 17, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at Chicago White Sox 6 W 35-37 46-24 81-61
September 18, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 11 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 35-37 47-24 82-61
September 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 5 L 35-37 47-25 82-62
September 19, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 35-37 47-26 82-63
September 20, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 35-37 47-27 82-64
September 22, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 35-37 47-28 82-65
September 23, 1948 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 35-37 47-29 82-66
September 28, 1948 New York Yankees 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 36-37 47-29 83-66
September 29, 1948 New York Yankees 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 36-38 47-29 83-67
September 30, 1948 New York Yankees 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 L 36-39 47-29 83-68
October 2, 1948 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 36-40 47-29 83-69
October 3, 1948 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 36-41 47-29 83-70