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On one cold afternoon last week Chicago played to only 632 fans

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (5/18-5/24)

 

Batting

 

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

San Francisco

5-2

.714

24-13

6

Mays

.379

Mays

.405

Mays

13

McCormick

4-0

Philadelphia

4-3

.571

16-19

8

Ashburn

.500

Ashburn

.320

2 with

5

3 with

4-4

Pittsburgh

3-3

.500

20-15

6

Skinner

.474

Skinner

.328

Thomas

13

Friend

7-2

Cincinnati

3-3

.500

13-17

5

Crowe

.316

Crowe

.341

2 with

4

Purkey

5-1

Los Angeles

3-3

.500

13-23

9

Gilliam

.385

Roseboro

.302

Neal

8

Podres

4-3

Milwaukee

3-4

.429

20-12

9

Mathews

.409

Covington

.365

Mathews

10

Spahn

6-1

Chicago

3-4

.429

18-20

6

Dark

.455

Dark

.329

Walls

12

Elston

5-1

St. Louis

2-4

.333

14-19

1

Blasingame

.391

Musial

.471

Musial

8

McDaniel

3-3

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York

6-1

.857

23-6

11

Berra

.360

Skowron

.373

McDougald

5

Turley

7-0

Boston

5-1

.833

18-17

12

Jensen

.542

Jensen

.311

Jensen

9

Sisler

4-1

Cleveland

5-2

.714

18-18

6

Vernon

.389

Ward

.371

Maris

7

Narleski

5-3

Chicago

3-4

.429

14-18

4

Aparicio

.333

Fox

.349

Lollar

5

Wynn

4-2

Baltimore

2-4

.333

14-16

9

Nieman

.455

Nieman

.408

Triandos

6

Harshman

5-2

Kansas City

2-4

.333

14-16

2

Martyn

.375

Cerv

.317

Cerv

11

Garver

5-1

Washington

2-5

.286

15-18

3

Plews

.346

Bridges

.296

3 with

4

Hyde

3-1

Detroit

1-5

.167

14-21

3

Martin

.400

Kuenn

.336

3 with

4

Lary

4-4

White sox woes and American League apathy are reflected in fact that just a year ago Chicago led the league and the Yankees by three games, while White Sox aces Billy Pierce (right) and Dick Donovan had between them won eight and lost only three. This season Chicago is 10½ games behind the Yankees and Pierce and Donovan are 3-8.

[This article contains a table. Please see hardcopy of magazine or PDF.]

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