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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
3
4
CHW
@NYY
16
3
DET
@PHA
18
9
SLB
@WSH
6
2
NYG
@CHC
5
8
PHI
@CIN
3
5
BSN
@PIT
5
7
BRO
@STL
4
3
Thursday, June 4, 1936,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 6,500, Time of Game: 2:18
Indians
3
24-20
 Lost 3 
3rd, 6 GB
at Red Sox
4
29-18
 Won 3 
2nd, 2½ GB
W: Lefty Grove (8-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   2  1  0    3  9  1
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  1  0   1  2  X    4 10  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill Knickerbocker SS 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .264 .324 .368 .692 -0.026 1.91 0.162 -0.188 -0.3 2 3
Jim Gleeson RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .256 .350 .433 .783 -0.088 1.49 0.094 -0.182 -0.7 2 0 3B
Odell Hale 3B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .310 .366 .497 .863 -0.125 1.32 0.047 -0.172 -1.2 0 6
Earl Averill CF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .341 .412 .581 .993 0.016 1.60 0.185 -0.169 0.2 0 0 3B
Joe Vosmik LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .255 .374 .418 .792 -0.060 1.77 0.068 -0.128 -0.6 5 0 GDP,IW
Hal Trosky 1B 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .309 .353 .596 .948 -0.010 1.17 0.048 -0.057 -0.3 10 0
   Ralph Winegarner PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .083 .154 .083 .237 0.123 3.38 0.123 0.000 0.7
   Boze Berger 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 2 0
Frankie Pytlak C 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 .274 .338 .384 .721 0.024 1.73 0.099 -0.075 0.1 1 0 SH
Roy Hughes 2B 3 0 2 1 0 0 4 .234 .291 .326 .617 0.202 2.08 0.240 -0.038 1.3 2 1 HBP
George Blaeholder P 3 0 0 0 0 3 4 .050 .050 .050 .100 -0.288 2.36 0.000 -0.288 -2.5 0 4 SH
   Thornton Lee P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 9 3 4 5 40 .273 .368 .394 .762 -0.232 1.76 1.066 -1.297 -3.1 24 14
3B: J Gleeson (2, off L Grove); E Averill (6, off L Grove).
SH: G Blaeholder (1, off L Grove); F Pytlak (2, off L Grove).
IBB: J Vosmik (5, by L Grove).
HBP: R Hughes (3, by L Grove).
TB: J Gleeson 3; E Averill 3; R Hughes 2; F Pytlak; J Vosmik; B Knickerbocker; R Winegarner; O Hale.
GIDP: J Vosmik ().
RBI: R Hughes (18); B Knickerbocker (15); R Winegarner (2).
2-out RBI: B Knickerbocker.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
E: B Knickerbocker (11).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dusty Cooke RF 5 0 3 2 0 0 5 .331 .470 .489 .959 0.271 1.60 0.341 -0.070 1.9 0 0 2B
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .240 .311 .302 .613 -0.180 1.34 0.000 -0.180 -1.9 2 0
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .337 .410 .748 -0.154 1.27 0.000 -0.154 -1.5 1 0
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .304 .448 .595 1.043 -0.025 1.34 0.077 -0.101 0.3 15 0 SB
Eric McNair 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .283 .337 .402 .739 0.004 1.35 0.113 -0.108 -0.8 4 3 2B
Joe Cronin SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .389 .450 .556 1.006 0.215 1.50 0.268 -0.053 0.9 0 2 2B
Billy Werber 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .311 .404 .419 .823 0.123 1.48 0.237 -0.114 -0.1 1 5 2B
Rick Ferrell C 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .331 .428 .515 .942 0.065 1.32 0.101 -0.036 0.3 4 0
   Jack Wilson PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .417 .417 .583 1.000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Moe Berg C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .324 .382 .706 -0.023 0.89 0.000 -0.023 -0.4 0 2
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .207 .258 .310 .568 -0.026 1.64 0.049 -0.075 -0.1 0 5 HBP,SH
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 1 1 37 .294 .333 .412 .745 0.270 1.42 1.186 -0.914 -1.4 27 17
2B: J Cronin (3, off G Blaeholder); D Cooke (11, off G Blaeholder); E McNair (12, off G Blaeholder); B Werber (4, off G Blaeholder).
SH: L Grove (4, off G Blaeholder).
HBP: L Grove (1, by G Blaeholder).
TB: D Cooke 4; J Cronin 3; B Werber 2; J Foxx 2; E McNair 2; R Ferrell.
RBI: D Cooke 2 (27); B Werber (26); J Cronin (3).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 14.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Cronin-E McNair-J Foxx.
Baserunning
SB: J Foxx (4, 2nd base off G Blaeholder/F Pytlak).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
George Blaeholder, L (4-2) 7.2 10 4 4 1 1 0 3.53 36 43 -0.311 1.42 0.8
Thornton Lee 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.77 1 2 0 0.042 1.38 0.6
Team Totals 8 10 4 4 1 1 0 4.50 37 43 2 0 -0.269 1.42 1.4

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Lefty Grove, W (8-1) 9 9 3 3 4 5 0 1.75 40 58 0.231 1.76 3.1
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 4 5 0 3.00 40 58 0.231 1.76 3.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: L Grove (1; R Hughes); G Blaeholder (2; L Grove).
IBB: L Grove (1; J Vosmik).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: 6,500.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Boston Red Sox
1 Bill Knickerbocker SS 1 Dusty Cooke RF
2 Jim Gleeson RF 2 Doc Cramer CF
3 Odell Hale 3B 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Earl Averill CF 4 Jimmie Foxx 1B
5 Joe Vosmik LF 5 Eric McNair 2B
6 Hal Trosky 1B 6 Joe Cronin SS
7 Frankie Pytlak C 7 Billy Werber 3B
8 Roy Hughes 2B 8 Rick Ferrell C
9 George Blaeholder P 9 Lefty Grove P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b8 3-3 1 1-- R BOS B. Werber G. Blaeholder 24% 86% Double to LF (Deep LF); Cronin Scores
b8 2-3 1 -2- R BOS J. Cronin G. Blaeholder 21% 62% Single to LF; McNair Scores
t7 0-1 1 12- R CLE R. Hughes L. Grove -19% 40% Single to CF; Trosky Scores; Pytlak to 3B
t7 1-1 2 1-3 R CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove -16% 35% Single to LF; Pytlak Scores; Hughes to 3B
b7 1-2 1 -2- R BOS D. Cooke G. Blaeholder 16% 60% Single to RF; Wilson Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Gleeson L. Grove 2% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE O. Hale L. Grove 1% 55% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS D. Cooke G. Blaeholder 3% 59% Single to RF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O BOS D. Cramer G. Blaeholder -3% 55% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O BOS H. Manush G. Blaeholder -3% 52% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 1-- BOS J. Foxx G. Blaeholder 2% 54% Single to LF; Cooke to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O BOS E. McNair G. Blaeholder -4% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE E. Averill L. Grove -3% 47% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO CLE J. Vosmik L. Grove 8% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O CLE H. Trosky L. Grove 1% 56% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- BOS J. Cronin G. Blaeholder 5% 61% Double to LF
b2 0-0 0 -2- O BOS B. Werber G. Blaeholder -4% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 -2- O BOS R. Ferrell G. Blaeholder -4% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-0 2 -2- O BOS L. Grove G. Blaeholder -4% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- CLE F. Pytlak L. Grove -4% 46% Single to CF
t3 0-0 0 1-- O CLE R. Hughes L. Grove 4% 50% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 0-0 1 1-- O CLE G. Blaeholder L. Grove 2% 53% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Pytlak to 2B
t3 0-0 2 -2- O CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove 4% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 1-2-3
b3 0-0 0 --- O BOS D. Cooke G. Blaeholder -3% 53% Flyball: RF
b3 0-0 1 --- O BOS D. Cramer G. Blaeholder -2% 51% Bunt Groundout: P-1B
b3 0-0 2 --- O BOS H. Manush G. Blaeholder -1% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Gleeson L. Grove 3% 53% Groundout: P-1B
t4 0-0 1 --- O CLE O. Hale L. Grove 2% 55% Foul Flyball: 2B
t4 0-0 2 --- O CLE E. Averill L. Grove 2% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 4-5-6
b4 0-0 0 --- O BOS J. Foxx G. Blaeholder -3% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-0 1 --- O BOS E. McNair G. Blaeholder -2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 0-0 2 --- O BOS J. Cronin G. Blaeholder -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik L. Grove -4% 46% Single to CF
t5 0-0 0 1-- O CLE H. Trosky L. Grove 4% 50% Strikeout
t5 0-0 1 1-- O CLE F. Pytlak L. Grove 4% 54% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t5 0-0 2 1-- CLE R. Hughes L. Grove -3% 51% Single to RF; Pytlak to 3B
t5 0-0 2 1-3 O CLE G. Blaeholder L. Grove 7% 58% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 7-8-9
b5 0-0 0 --- O BOS B. Werber G. Blaeholder -3% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-0 1 --- BOS R. Ferrell G. Blaeholder 3% 57% Single to LF
b5 0-0 1 1-- BOS L. Grove G. Blaeholder 4% 62% Fielder's Choice P; Ferrell to 2B/Safe on E6 (catch); Grove to 1B
b5 0-0 1 12- R BOS D. Cooke G. Blaeholder 15% 77% Double to CF; Ferrell Scores; Grove to 3B
b5 1-0 1 -23 O BOS D. Cramer G. Blaeholder -7% 70% Groundout: P-1B
b5 1-0 2 -23 O BOS H. Manush G. Blaeholder -6% 63% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 1-2-3
t6 0-1 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove 4% 67% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 0-1 1 --- CLE J. Gleeson L. Grove -9% 58% Triple to CF
t6 0-1 1 --3 O CLE O. Hale L. Grove 8% 66% Strikeout
t6 0-1 2 --3 O CLE E. Averill L. Grove 6% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 4-5-6
b6 1-0 0 --- BOS J. Foxx G. Blaeholder 3% 75% Single to LF
b6 1-0 0 1-- BOS E. McNair G. Blaeholder 2% 78% Foxx Steals 2B
b6 1-0 0 -2- O BOS E. McNair G. Blaeholder -4% 74% Flyball: LF
b6 1-0 1 -2- O BOS J. Cronin G. Blaeholder -4% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 1-0 2 -2- O BOS B. Werber G. Blaeholder -4% 66% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 5-6-7
t7 0-1 0 --- O CLE J. Vosmik L. Grove 5% 71% Lineout: CF
t7 0-1 1 --- CLE H. Trosky L. Grove -5% 66% Walk
t7 0-1 1 1-- CLE F. Pytlak L. Grove -6% 60% Walk; Trosky to 2B
t7 0-1 1 12- R CLE R. Hughes L. Grove -19% 40% Single to CF; Trosky Scores; Pytlak to 3B
t7 1-1 1 1-3 O CLE G. Blaeholder L. Grove 11% 51% Strikeout Looking
t7 1-1 2 1-3 R CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove -16% 35% Single to LF; Pytlak Scores; Hughes to 3B
t7 2-1 2 1-3 O CLE J. Gleeson L. Grove 7% 41% Foul Flyball: 1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 8-9-1
b7 1-2 0 --- BOS R. Ferrell G. Blaeholder 7% 48% Walk
Jack Wilson pinch runs for Rick Ferrell (C) batting 8th
b7 1-2 0 1-- O BOS L. Grove G. Blaeholder -4% 44% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Wilson to 2B
b7 1-2 1 -2- R BOS D. Cooke G. Blaeholder 16% 60% Single to RF; Wilson Scores
b7 2-2 1 1-- O BOS D. Cramer G. Blaeholder -5% 55% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
b7 2-2 2 1-- O BOS H. Manush G. Blaeholder -5% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 3-4-5
Moe Berg replaces Jack Wilson (PR) playing C batting 8th
t8 2-2 0 --- O CLE O. Hale L. Grove 5% 55% Groundout: C-1B
t8 2-2 1 --- CLE E. Averill L. Grove -15% 40% Triple to RF
t8 2-2 1 --3 CLE J. Vosmik L. Grove -2% 38% Intentional Walk
Ralph Winegarner pinch hits for Hal Trosky (1B) batting 6th
t8 2-2 1 1-3 R CLE R. Winegarner L. Grove -12% 26% Single to 1B; Averill Scores; Vosmik to 2B
t8 3-2 1 12- O CLE F. Pytlak L. Grove 3% 29% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Vosmik to 3B; Winegarner to 2B
t8 3-2 2 -23 CLE R. Hughes L. Grove -1% 28% Hit By Pitch
t8 3-2 2 123 O CLE G. Blaeholder L. Grove 9% 37% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 3, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 4-5-6
Boze Berger replaces Ralph Winegarner (PH) playing 1B batting 6th
b8 2-3 0 --- O BOS J. Foxx G. Blaeholder -7% 30% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-3 1 --- BOS E. McNair G. Blaeholder 11% 41% Double to LF (Deep LF)
b8 2-3 1 -2- R BOS J. Cronin G. Blaeholder 21% 62% Single to LF; McNair Scores
b8 3-3 1 1-- R BOS B. Werber G. Blaeholder 24% 86% Double to LF (Deep LF); Cronin Scores
b8 4-3 1 -2- O BOS M. Berg G. Blaeholder -2% 84% Groundout: P-1B; Werber to 3B
b8 4-3 2 --3 BOS L. Grove G. Blaeholder 1% 84% Hit By Pitch
Thornton Lee replaces George Blaeholder pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-3 2 1-3 O BOS D. Cooke T. Lee -4% 80% Popfly: SS
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 3-4, Red Sox' Lefty Grove facing 1-2-3
t9 3-4 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker L. Grove 9% 89% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 3-4 1 --- O CLE J. Gleeson L. Grove 7% 95% Popfly: 2B
t9 3-4 2 --- CLE O. Hale L. Grove -5% 91% Single to RF
t9 3-4 2 1-- O CLE E. Averill L. Grove 9% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Red Sox 4.

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