|MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL|
|PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS AT BOSTON RED SOX|
|GAME ID: 35 - SATURDAY, APRIL 22ND, 1939 - GAME LOG|
The Philadelphia Athletics topped the Boston Red Sox, 15-6, with first baseman Dick Siebert playing a big role. Siebert was 2-4 with a home run. He scored 2 runs and drove in 4 for the Athletics in the win. Cotton Pippen picked up the save, his 1st.
The Athletics, now 4-1, have been playing some good baseball. The Athletics got a big at-bat from left fielder Bob Johnson. For the game, Johnson was 1 for 4 with a home run and a walk, while scoring 2 times and driving in 3.
In the top of the fifth, with runners on 1st and 2nd, he stroked a 3-run home run. His 2nd home run of the season gave Philadelphia a 6-4 lead. Johnson called the triumph "a good team win."