THE BEST SEASON IN BOSTON'S BASEBALL HISTORY

BOSTON RED SOX ...
THE CURSE OF THE BAMBINO, PART 3
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SUBWAY SERIES DISAPPEARS ...

August 12, 1948 ... The Yankees front office announced that there would be no game at noon, after a heavy rain, which started late last night, continued through most of the morning.  However, at game time, the sun was shining brightly and Red Sox management was not happy.

 

 

1948 AMERICAN LEAGUE STANDINGS

 

 

Philadelphia Athletics 65 43 -

 

 

Cleveland Indians 63 42 1/2

 

 

BOSTON RED SOX 62 44 2

 

 

New York Yankees 59 44 3 1/2

 

 

Detroit Tigers 50 54 13

 

 

Washington Senators 43 62 20 1/2

 

 

St. Louis Browns 42 62 21

 

 

Chicago White Sox 36 69 27 1/2