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5
2
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2
1
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4
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4
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9
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Thursday, September 4, 1958,
, Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 9,944, Time of Game: 2:21
Red Sox
5
68-64
 Won 1 
3rd, 14 GB
at Orioles
2
65-67
 Lost 1 
4th, 17 GB
L: Milt Pappas (9-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  1   0  1  0   3  0  0    5  6  1
Orioles         0  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  3  2

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Buddin SS 2 1 0 0 3 1 .234 .714 0.109 1.48 0.197 -0.087 1.0 1 1
Pete Runnels 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 .323 .854 0.255 2.15 0.368 -0.114 0.9 2 5 2B,GDP
Gene Stephens LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .223 .663 -0.021 1.15 0.074 -0.095 0.2 4 0 2B
Frank Malzone 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .304 .773 0.014 1.17 0.082 -0.067 -0.1 1 1
Jackie Jensen RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .302 .981 -0.099 0.88 0.000 -0.099 -0.9 2 0
Dick Gernert 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .764 -0.074 0.71 0.000 -0.074 -0.7 11 0
Jim Piersall CF 3 2 0 0 1 0 .240 .678 0.192 1.30 0.236 -0.044 1.2 3 0 2·SB
Pete Daley C 3 1 1 0 0 1 .412 1.118 0.015 1.29 0.091 -0.076 -0.2 3 1 2B,SH
Bill Monbouquette P 1 0 1 1 0 0 .231 .462 0.049 1.81 0.068 -0.020 0.4 0 0 SH
   Bill Renna PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .192 .669 -0.116 2.85 0.000 -0.116 -0.6
   Murray Wall P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .115 .231 -0.002 0.07 0.000 -0.002 -0.1 0 2
Team Totals 31 5 6 4 4 3 .194 .576 0.322 1.31 1.116 -0.794 1.0 27 10
2B: P Runnels (30, off M Pappas); G Stephens (10, off M Pappas); P Daley (2, off M Pappas).
SH: B Monbouquette (2, off M Pappas); P Daley (1, off M Pappas).
TB: P Runnels 3; P Daley 2; G Stephens 2; F Malzone; B Monbouquette.
GIDP: P Runnels (13).
RBI: P Runnels 2 (46); G Stephens (25); B Monbouquette (1).
2-out RBI: P Runnels 2; G Stephens.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 4 for 14.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Runnels-D Buddin-D Gernert.
E: B Monbouquette (1).
Baserunning
SB: J Piersall 2 (10, 3rd base off M Pappas/J Ginsberg 2).
Pickoffs: F Malzone (1st base by M Pappas).

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dick Williams 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .703 -0.096 0.77 0.000 -0.096 -0.9 1 4
Bob Boyd 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 .307 .797 0.011 0.57 0.039 -0.028 0.1 9 1
Gene Woodling RF 2 1 0 0 2 1 .276 .809 -0.009 0.91 0.041 -0.050 -0.2 1 0
Bob Nieman LF 2 0 1 0 2 0 .342 .981 0.071 1.14 0.093 -0.022 0.6 2 0
Jim Busby CF 4 0 1 2 0 0 .242 .663 0.123 2.04 0.227 -0.104 0.9 3 0
Joe Ginsberg C 4 0 0 0 0 1 .212 .611 -0.114 1.10 0.000 -0.114 -1.1 5 0
Billy Gardner 2B 2 0 1 0 1 0 .227 .576 0.022 0.73 0.045 -0.023 0.3 3 3
   Gus Triandos PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .807 -0.020 0.79 0.000 -0.020 -0.2
Willy Miranda SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .459 -0.105 0.95 0.000 -0.105 -1.0 3 2 GDP
   Al Pilarcik PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .243 .620 0.024 0.43 0.024 0.000 0.2
Milt Pappas P 2 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .472 -0.036 0.74 0.000 -0.036 -0.3 0 2
   Chuck Oertel PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .400 -0.024 0.97 0.000 -0.024 -0.2
   Billy Loes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .171 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Bob Hale PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .600 1.200 -0.025 1.04 0.000 -0.025 -0.3
Team Totals 30 2 3 2 7 4 .100 .370 -0.178 0.99 0.469 -0.647 -2.0 27 12
TB: B Nieman; B Gardner; J Busby.
GIDP: W Miranda (2).
RBI: J Busby 2 (18).
2-out RBI: J Busby 2.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Gardner-W Miranda-B Boyd.
E: M Pappas (2); J Busby (1).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Monbouquette, W (2-4) 6 3 2 0 5 4 0 3.57 26 61 0.054 1.10 0.6
Murray Wall, S (9) 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 3.22 11 0 0 0.123 0.74 1.3
Team Totals 9 3 2 0 7 4 0 0.00 37 61 0 0 0.177 0.99 2.0

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Milt Pappas, L (9-8) 7 6 5 4 4 2 0 4.19 31 45 -0.341 1.52 -1.9
Billy Loes 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.71 6 0 0 0.018 0.11 0.9
Team Totals 9 6 5 4 4 3 0 4.00 37 45 0 0 -0.323 1.31 -1.0
Balks: None.
WP: M Pappas (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: M Pappas (0; F Malzone, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - Johnny Stevens, 2B - John Rice, 3B - Larry Napp.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Baltimore Orioles
1 Don Buddin SS 1 Dick Williams 3B
2 Pete Runnels 2B 2 Bob Boyd 1B
3 Gene Stephens LF 3 Gene Woodling RF
4 Frank Malzone 3B 4 Bob Nieman LF
5 Jackie Jensen RF 5 Jim Busby CF
6 Dick Gernert 1B 6 Joe Ginsberg C
7 Jim Piersall CF 7 Billy Gardner 2B
8 Pete Daley C 8 Willy Miranda SS
9 Bill Monbouquette P 9 Milt Pappas P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 0-1 2 123 RR BAL J. Busby B. Monbouquette -23% 32% Single to LF; Nieman to 3B; Woodling Scores/unER; Boyd Scores/unER
t7 2-2 2 1-3 R BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas 22% 72% Single to LF; Buddin to 3B; Runnels to 2B/Adv on throw; Piersall Scores
t5 1-2 2 --3 R BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas 15% 48% Double to LF; Daley Scores
t7 2-2 1 --3 O BOS B. Renna M. Pappas -12% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 3-2 2 -23 R BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas 11% 83% Wild Pitch; Runnels to 3B; Buddin Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- BOS D. Buddin M. Pappas 4% 54% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- OO BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas -7% 46% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas -1% 45% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O BAL D. Williams B. Monbouquette 2% 48% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 --- BAL B. Boyd B. Monbouquette -2% 45% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-- O BAL G. Woodling B. Monbouquette 3% 48% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 1-- O BAL B. Nieman B. Monbouquette 2% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Orioles 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O BOS F. Malzone M. Pappas -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O BOS J. Jensen M. Pappas -2% 46% Foul Flyball: C
t2 0-0 2 --- O BOS D. Gernert M. Pappas -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O BAL J. Busby B. Monbouquette 2% 47% Flyball: CF
b2 0-0 1 --- O BAL J. Ginsberg B. Monbouquette 2% 49% Flyball: 2B
b2 0-0 2 --- BAL B. Gardner B. Monbouquette -1% 48% Single to RF
b2 0-0 2 1-- O BAL W. Miranda B. Monbouquette 2% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Orioles 0.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- BOS J. Piersall M. Pappas 7% 57% Reached on E8 (Fly Ball); Piersall to 2B
t3 0-0 0 -2- BOS P. Daley M. Pappas 4% 61% Piersall Steals 3B
t3 0-0 0 --3 O BOS P. Daley M. Pappas -5% 56% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --3 R BOS B. Monbouquette M. Pappas 7% 63% Single to RF; Piersall Scores/unER
t3 1-0 1 1-- BOS D. Buddin M. Pappas 3% 66% Walk; Monbouquette to 2B
t3 1-0 1 12- O BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas -4% 62% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 1-0 2 12- O BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas -4% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- O BAL M. Pappas B. Monbouquette 3% 61% Strikeout
b3 0-1 1 --- O BAL D. Williams B. Monbouquette 2% 62% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 0-1 2 --- BAL B. Boyd B. Monbouquette -2% 61% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball)
b3 0-1 2 1-- BAL G. Woodling B. Monbouquette -2% 58% Walk; Boyd to 2B
b3 0-1 2 12- BAL B. Nieman B. Monbouquette -4% 55% Walk; Boyd to 3B; Woodling to 2B
b3 0-1 2 123 RR BAL J. Busby B. Monbouquette -23% 32% Single to LF; Nieman to 3B; Woodling Scores/unER; Boyd Scores/unER
b3 2-1 2 1-3 O BAL J. Ginsberg B. Monbouquette 4% 36% Lineout: CF
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Orioles 2.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 4-5-6
t4 1-2 0 --- BOS F. Malzone M. Pappas 5% 41% Single to CF
t4 1-2 0 1-- BOS J. Jensen M. Pappas 3% 44% Malzone Picked off 1B, safe on E1; Malzone to 2B
t4 1-2 0 -2- O BOS J. Jensen M. Pappas -6% 39% Flyball: LF
t4 1-2 1 -2- O BOS D. Gernert M. Pappas -4% 34% Flyball: LF
t4 1-2 2 -2- O BOS J. Piersall M. Pappas -4% 30% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 2-1, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 7-8-9
b4 2-1 0 --- BAL B. Gardner B. Monbouquette -3% 27% Walk
b4 2-1 0 1-- OO BAL W. Miranda B. Monbouquette 7% 34% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b4 2-1 2 --- O BAL M. Pappas B. Monbouquette 1% 35% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Orioles 2.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 8-9-1
t5 1-2 0 --- BOS P. Daley M. Pappas 9% 44% Double to LF
t5 1-2 0 -2- O BOS B. Monbouquette M. Pappas -2% 42% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Daley to 3B
t5 1-2 1 --3 O BOS D. Buddin M. Pappas -9% 33% Flyball: CF
t5 1-2 2 --3 R BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas 15% 48% Double to LF; Daley Scores
t5 2-2 2 -2- O BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas -5% 44% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 2, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 1-2-3
b5 2-2 0 --- O BAL D. Williams B. Monbouquette 3% 47% Lineout: 1B
b5 2-2 1 --- O BAL B. Boyd B. Monbouquette 2% 49% Lineout: LF
b5 2-2 2 --- BAL G. Woodling B. Monbouquette -2% 47% Walk
b5 2-2 2 1-- BAL B. Nieman B. Monbouquette -3% 44% Single to LF; Woodling to 2B
b5 2-2 2 12- O BAL J. Busby B. Monbouquette 6% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 2, Orioles 2.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 4-5-6
t6 2-2 0 --- O BOS F. Malzone M. Pappas -3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-2 1 --- O BOS J. Jensen M. Pappas -2% 44% Strikeout
t6 2-2 2 --- O BOS D. Gernert M. Pappas -2% 43% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Bill Monbouquette facing 6-7-8
b6 2-2 0 --- O BAL J. Ginsberg B. Monbouquette 3% 46% Strikeout
b6 2-2 1 --- O BAL B. Gardner B. Monbouquette 2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 2-2 2 --- O BAL W. Miranda B. Monbouquette 2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, Orioles 2.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Orioles' Milt Pappas facing 7-8-9
t7 2-2 0 --- BOS J. Piersall M. Pappas 6% 56% Walk
t7 2-2 0 1-- O BOS P. Daley M. Pappas -2% 54% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Piersall to 2B
Bill Renna pinch hits for Bill Monbouquette (P) batting 9th
t7 2-2 1 -2- BOS B. Renna M. Pappas 7% 60% Piersall Steals 3B
t7 2-2 1 --3 O BOS B. Renna M. Pappas -12% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 2-2 2 --3 BOS D. Buddin M. Pappas 2% 50% Walk
t7 2-2 2 1-3 R BOS P. Runnels M. Pappas 22% 72% Single to LF; Buddin to 3B; Runnels to 2B/Adv on throw; Piersall Scores
t7 3-2 2 -23 R BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas 11% 83% Wild Pitch; Runnels to 3B; Buddin Scores
t7 4-2 2 --3 R BOS G. Stephens M. Pappas 7% 91% Double to CF; Runnels Scores
t7 5-2 2 -2- O BOS F. Malzone M. Pappas -1% 89% Groundout: P-1B
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Murray Wall facing 9-1-2
Murray Wall replaces Bill Renna (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Chuck Oertel pinch hits for Milt Pappas (P) batting 9th
b7 2-5 0 --- O BAL C. Oertel M. Wall 2% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 2-5 1 --- O BAL D. Williams M. Wall 1% 93% Groundout: P-1B
b7 2-5 2 --- O BAL B. Boyd M. Wall 1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Orioles' Billy Loes facing 5-6-7
Billy Loes replaces Chuck Oertel (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 5-2 0 --- O BOS J. Jensen B. Loes -1% 94% Foul Flyball: C
t8 5-2 1 --- O BOS D. Gernert B. Loes -0% 93% Flyball: 2B
t8 5-2 2 --- O BOS J. Piersall B. Loes -0% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Murray Wall facing 3-4-5
b8 2-5 0 --- O BAL G. Woodling M. Wall 2% 95% Lineout: 2B
b8 2-5 1 --- BAL B. Nieman M. Wall -3% 92% Walk
b8 2-5 1 1-- O BAL J. Busby M. Wall 3% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B; Nieman to 2B
b8 2-5 2 -2- O BAL J. Ginsberg M. Wall 2% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Orioles' Billy Loes facing 8-9-1
t9 5-2 0 --- O BOS P. Daley B. Loes -0% 97% Flyball: SS
t9 5-2 1 --- O BOS M. Wall B. Loes -0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 5-2 2 --- O BOS D. Buddin B. Loes -0% 97% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Orioles Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Murray Wall facing 7-8-9
Gus Triandos pinch hits for Billy Gardner (2B) batting 7th
b9 2-5 0 --- O BAL G. Triandos M. Wall 2% 99% Groundout: P-1B
Al Pilarcik pinch hits for Willy Miranda (SS) batting 8th
b9 2-5 1 --- BAL A. Pilarcik M. Wall -2% 96% Walk
Bob Hale pinch hits for Billy Loes (P) batting 9th
b9 2-5 1 1-- O BAL B. Hale M. Wall 3% 99% Flyball: RF
b9 2-5 2 1-- O BAL D. Williams M. Wall 1% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 5, Orioles 2.

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