1949 Philadelphia Athletics Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 81-73
Finished 5th in the AL
Attendance: 831,622, Avg. 12,994
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (81-73)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1949 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1949 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1949 season with a record of 81 wins and 73 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Athletics plated 726 runs and yielded 725 runs. Sam Chapman paced Philadelphia with 24 home runs, while Eddie Joost walloped 20 or more, too. Sam Chapman drove in 108 runs. Elmer Valo led all regular hitters with a .283 average. Alex Kellner topped the squad with 20 wins, and Lou Brissie and Dick Fowler also added 15 or more victories also Bobby Shantz recorded a 3.40 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 726
Regular Season Runs Against: 725

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 18, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Washington Senators 3 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
April 19, 1949 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 1-0 0-1 1-1
April 20, 1949 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 2-0 0-1 2-1
April 21, 1949 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 2-1 0-1 2-2
April 22, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Washington Senators 0 W 2-1 1-1 3-2
April 23, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 14 at Washington Senators 1 W 2-1 2-1 4-2
April 24, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Washington Senators 3 W 2-1 3-1 5-2
April 25, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at New York Yankees 3 L 2-1 3-2 5-3
April 26, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 5 L 2-1 3-3 5-4
April 27, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Boston Red Sox 10 L 2-1 3-4 5-5
April 28, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 12 L 2-1 3-5 5-6
April 29, 1949 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 3-1 3-5 6-6
April 30, 1949 Washington Senators 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 3-2 3-5 6-7
May 1, 1949 Washington Senators 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 15 W 4-2 3-5 7-7
May 1, 1949 Washington Senators 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 5-2 3-5 8-7
May 4, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 5-2 3-6 8-8
May 5, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 5-2 3-7 8-9
May 6, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 5-2 4-7 9-9
May 7, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 5-2 4-8 9-10
May 8, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Chicago White Sox 11 L 5-2 4-9 9-11
May 8, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 5-2 5-9 10-11
May 10, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 5-2 6-9 11-11
May 11, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 5 L 5-2 6-10 11-12
May 12, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at St. Louis Browns 9 L 5-2 6-11 11-13
May 14, 1949 New York Yankees 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 6-2 6-11 12-13
May 15, 1949 New York Yankees 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 7-2 6-11 13-13
May 15, 1949 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 8-2 6-11 14-13
May 17, 1949 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 9-2 6-11 15-13
May 18, 1949 St. Louis Browns 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 L 9-3 6-11 15-14
May 20, 1949 Detroit Tigers 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 10-3 6-11 16-14
May 21, 1949 Detroit Tigers 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 15 W 11-3 6-11 17-14
May 22, 1949 Cleveland Indians 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 12-3 6-11 18-14
May 22, 1949 Cleveland Indians 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 13-3 6-11 19-14
May 23, 1949 Cleveland Indians 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 13-4 6-11 19-15
May 25, 1949 Chicago White Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 14-4 6-11 20-15
May 27, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at New York Yankees 3 L 14-4 6-12 20-16
May 28, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 14-4 6-13 20-17
May 29, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 1 W 14-4 7-13 21-17
May 30, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 10 L 14-4 7-14 21-18
May 30, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 14-4 7-15 21-19
June 1, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 14-4 7-16 21-20
June 2, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 14-4 7-17 21-21
June 3, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 14-4 7-18 21-22
June 4, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 14-4 8-18 22-22
June 5, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 0 W 14-4 9-18 23-22
June 5, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 14-4 10-18 24-22
June 6, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Cleveland Indians 11 L 14-4 10-19 24-23
June 7, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 14-4 11-19 25-23
June 8, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 14-4 12-19 26-23
June 9, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 14-4 13-19 27-23
June 12, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 6 L 14-4 13-20 27-24
June 12, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 13 at St. Louis Browns 10 W 14-4 14-20 28-24
June 14, 1949 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 14-5 14-20 28-25
June 15, 1949 Detroit Tigers 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 15-5 14-20 29-25
June 16, 1949 Detroit Tigers 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 16-5 14-20 30-25
June 17, 1949 St. Louis Browns 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 17-5 14-20 31-25
June 19, 1949 St. Louis Browns 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 18-5 14-20 32-25
June 19, 1949 St. Louis Browns 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 18-6 14-20 32-26
June 20, 1949 Cleveland Indians 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 19-6 14-20 33-26
June 21, 1949 Cleveland Indians 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 20-6 14-20 34-26
June 22, 1949 Cleveland Indians 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 20-7 14-20 34-27
June 23, 1949 Chicago White Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 W 21-7 14-20 35-27
June 24, 1949 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 21-8 14-20 35-28
June 25, 1949 Chicago White Sox 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 22-8 14-20 36-28
June 26, 1949 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 23-8 14-20 37-28
June 26, 1949 Chicago White Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 23-9 14-20 37-29
June 28, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Washington Senators 1 W 23-9 15-20 38-29
June 29, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 4 W 23-9 16-20 39-29
June 30, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Washington Senators 8 L 23-9 16-21 39-30
July 1, 1949 Boston Red Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 11 W 24-9 16-21 40-30
July 2, 1949 Boston Red Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 25-9 16-21 41-30
July 3, 1949 Boston Red Sox 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 26-9 16-21 42-30
July 4, 1949 Washington Senators 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 27-9 16-21 43-30
July 4, 1949 Washington Senators 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 28-9 16-21 44-30
July 7, 1949 New York Yankees 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 28-10 16-21 44-31
July 8, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 28-10 16-22 44-32
July 9, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 28-10 16-23 44-33
July 10, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Boston Red Sox 8 L 28-10 16-24 44-34
July 10, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Boston Red Sox 11 L 28-10 16-25 44-35
July 14, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 28-10 16-26 44-36
July 15, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Cleveland Indians 0 W 28-10 17-26 45-36
July 16, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 28-10 17-27 45-37
July 17, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 28-10 17-28 45-38
July 17, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 28-10 17-29 45-39
July 18, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 13 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 28-10 18-29 46-39
July 19, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 9 L 28-10 18-30 46-40
July 19, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at St. Louis Browns 5 L 28-10 18-31 46-41
July 21, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at St. Louis Browns 15 L 28-10 18-32 46-42
July 21, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at St. Louis Browns 2 W 28-10 19-32 47-42
July 22, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 12 L 28-10 19-33 47-43
July 24, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 28-10 20-33 48-43
July 24, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 28-10 21-33 49-43
July 26, 1949 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 29-10 21-33 50-43
July 27, 1949 St. Louis Browns 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 30-10 21-33 51-43
July 27, 1949 St. Louis Browns 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 31-10 21-33 52-43
July 29, 1949 Detroit Tigers 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 32-10 21-33 53-43
July 30, 1949 Detroit Tigers 11 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 32-11 21-33 53-44
July 31, 1949 Detroit Tigers 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 32-12 21-33 53-45
July 31, 1949 Detroit Tigers 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 32-13 21-33 53-46
August 2, 1949 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 33-13 21-33 54-46
August 3, 1949 Chicago White Sox 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 W 34-13 21-33 55-46
August 5, 1949 Cleveland Indians 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 34-14 21-33 55-47
August 6, 1949 Cleveland Indians 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 35-14 21-33 56-47
August 7, 1949 Cleveland Indians 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 36-14 21-33 57-47
August 7, 1949 Cleveland Indians 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 37-14 21-33 58-47
August 9, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at Washington Senators 3 W 37-14 22-33 59-47
August 10, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 8 L 37-14 22-34 59-48
August 12, 1949 New York Yankees 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 37-15 22-34 59-49
August 13, 1949 New York Yankees 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 L 37-16 22-34 59-50
August 14, 1949 New York Yankees 3 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 38-16 22-34 60-50
August 14, 1949 New York Yankees 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 38-17 22-34 60-51
August 15, 1949 New York Yankees 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 39-17 22-34 61-51
August 16, 1949 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 40-17 22-34 62-51
August 17, 1949 Boston Red Sox 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 40-18 22-34 62-52
August 19, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 7 L 40-18 22-35 62-53
August 20, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at New York Yankees 7 L 40-18 22-36 62-54
August 21, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 8 at New York Yankees 7 W 40-18 23-36 63-54
August 23, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 40-18 24-36 64-54
August 24, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 40-18 25-36 65-54
August 25, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 9 at St. Louis Browns 5 W 40-18 26-36 66-54
August 26, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at St. Louis Browns 11 L 40-18 26-37 66-55
August 27, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at St. Louis Browns 5 L 40-18 26-38 66-56
August 28, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 40-18 26-39 66-57
August 29, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 40-18 26-40 66-58
August 31, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 40-18 26-41 66-59
August 31, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Cleveland Indians 1 W 40-18 27-41 67-59
September 1, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 40-18 27-42 67-60
September 2, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Boston Red Sox 8 L 40-18 27-43 67-61
September 3, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Boston Red Sox 10 L 40-18 27-44 67-62
September 4, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 40-18 27-45 67-63
September 5, 1949 New York Yankees 13 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 L 40-19 27-45 67-64
September 5, 1949 New York Yankees 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 L 40-20 27-45 67-65
September 8, 1949 Washington Senators 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 9 W 41-20 27-45 68-65
September 8, 1949 Washington Senators 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 42-20 27-45 69-65
September 9, 1949 Washington Senators 2 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 43-20 27-45 70-65
September 10, 1949 Boston Red Sox 9 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 43-21 27-45 70-66
September 11, 1949 Boston Red Sox 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 6 W 44-21 27-45 71-66
September 11, 1949 Boston Red Sox 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 4 W 45-21 27-45 72-66
September 14, 1949 Cleveland Indians 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 2 W 46-21 27-45 73-66
September 16, 1949 Chicago White Sox 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 3 L 46-22 27-45 73-67
September 16, 1949 Chicago White Sox 1 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 W 47-22 27-45 74-67
September 17, 1949 Chicago White Sox 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 5 L 47-23 27-45 74-68
September 18, 1949 St. Louis Browns 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 48-23 27-45 75-68
September 18, 1949 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 49-23 27-45 76-68
September 19, 1949 St. Louis Browns 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 7 W 50-23 27-45 77-68
September 20, 1949 Detroit Tigers 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 51-23 27-45 78-68
September 21, 1949 Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 1 L 51-24 27-45 78-69
September 25, 1949 Washington Senators 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 0 L 51-25 27-45 78-70
September 25, 1949 Washington Senators 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 8 W 52-25 27-45 79-70
September 27, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 1 at New York Yankees 3 L 52-25 27-46 79-71
September 28, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 5 at New York Yankees 7 L 52-25 27-47 79-72
September 30, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 4 at New York Yankees 1 W 52-25 28-47 80-72
October 1, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 4 W 52-25 29-47 81-72
October 2, 1949 Philadelphia Athletics 0 at Washington Senators 3 L 52-25 29-48 81-73