National Sports

The Philadelphia Athletics overcame a 4-0 deficit to turn back the Washington Senators yesterday and give Bobby Shantz his first victory of the year. Home runs by Gus Zernial and Eddie Joost helped the A's in their uphill fight to win 6 to 4.

Other results were:

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York (Sain) 6, Boston 3

Detroit (Hoeft) 8, Chicago 4

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Chicago (Hacker) 6, Milwaukee 2

Philadelphia (Roberts) 6, Brooklyn 1