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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BAL
7
8
 
(11)
NYY
@BAL
1
6
WSH
@BOS
1
7
WSH
@BOS
7
8
KCA
@CLE
0
8
KCA
@CLE
3
6
CHW
@DET
8
2
CHW
@DET
4
5
PHI
@BRO
10
4
PHI
@BRO
7
4
MLN
@CHC
23
10
MLN
@CHC
4
0
STL
@CIN
5
10
STL
@CIN
1
3
 
(10)
PIT
@NYG
5
11
PIT
@NYG
3
4
Monday, September 2, 1957,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:58
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Senators
1
50-80
 Lost 2 
7th, 32½ GB
at Red Sox
7
69-61
 Won 1 
3rd, 12½ GB
W: Frank Sullivan (12-9)
L: Pedro Ramos (11-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  2
Red Sox         2  0  0   0  1  1   2  1  X    7 14  2

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .268 .391 .409 .800 -0.039 0.69 0.023 -0.062 -0.4 1 4 2B
Pete Runnels 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .222 .308 .291 .599 0.144 0.79 0.160 -0.015 1.4 11 1 2B
Roy Sievers LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .299 .389 .576 .965 -0.162 1.05 0.000 -0.162 -1.7 0 0 GDP
Clint Courtney C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .278 .354 .444 .798 -0.067 0.66 0.000 -0.067 -0.8 2 0
Jim Lemon RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .281 .343 .449 .792 -0.057 0.60 0.001 -0.059 -0.3 2 0
Bob Usher CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .263 .328 .355 .683 -0.013 0.39 0.015 -0.028 0.3 3 0
Milt Bolling 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .244 .291 .349 .639 -0.055 1.03 0.000 -0.055 -0.5 3 3
   Herb Plews PH-2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .281 .336 .379 .715 -0.012 0.23 0.000 -0.012 -0.6 0 0
Rocky Bridges SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .224 .300 .300 .599 0.005 0.72 0.036 -0.031 -0.2 1 5
   Art Schult PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .320 .374 .694 -0.002 0.06 0.000 -0.002 -0.4
Pedro Ramos P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .171 .194 .214 .409 -0.057 1.18 0.000 -0.057 -0.5 0 3
   Julio Becquer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .285 .354 .639 0.007 0.16 0.007 0.000 0.3
   Joe Black P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Team Totals 34 1 6 1 1 4 35 .176 .200 .235 .435 -0.308 0.68 0.242 -0.550 -3.5 24 16
2B: E Yost (11, off F Sullivan); P Runnels (14, off F Sullivan).
TB: P Runnels 3; E Yost 2; R Bridges; B Usher; J Lemon.
GIDP: R Sievers (7).
RBI: P Runnels (28).
2-out RBI: P Runnels.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Yost-M Bolling-P Runnels.
E: B Usher (4); E Yost (14).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jim Piersall CF 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .268 .336 .410 .745 0.011 0.64 0.063 -0.053 1.0 5 0 HR,2B
Billy Klaus SS 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .253 .339 .385 .725 0.017 0.64 0.074 -0.057 1.2 2 2
Gene Stephens LF 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .255 .327 .411 .739 0.115 0.67 0.144 -0.029 1.1 0 0 3B
Frank Malzone 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .294 .327 .425 .752 0.021 0.72 0.069 -0.048 -0.2 0 5
Jackie Jensen RF 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .281 .370 .456 .826 0.031 0.89 0.119 -0.088 1.1 2 0 2B
Dick Gernert 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .248 .348 .443 .792 -0.050 0.52 0.001 -0.051 -0.5 11 1 IW
Billy Consolo 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .267 .345 .361 .706 0.067 0.36 0.086 -0.019 0.1 2 1 HR
Pete Daley C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .203 .274 .286 .560 -0.009 0.35 0.017 -0.027 -0.3 4 0
Frank Sullivan P 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .129 .153 .157 .310 -0.009 0.47 0.033 -0.042 -0.5 1 3 GDP
Team Totals 37 7 14 7 3 2 40 .378 .425 .649 1.074 0.194 0.60 0.606 -0.414 3.0 27 12
2B: J Jensen (24, off P Ramos); J Piersall (22, off J Black).
3B: G Stephens (4, off P Ramos).
HR: B Consolo (3, off P Ramos, 6th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to CF); J Piersall (15, off P Ramos, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
IBB: D Gernert (3, by P Ramos).
TB: J Piersall 7; B Consolo 5; G Stephens 4; J Jensen 3; B Klaus 3; F Malzone; F Sullivan.
GIDP: F Sullivan (1).
RBI: J Jensen 2 (87); F Malzone (84); B Consolo (18); B Klaus (35); G Stephens (23); J Piersall (54).
2-out RBI: J Jensen; B Klaus; B Consolo; G Stephens.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Malzone-B Consolo-D Gernert.
E: D Gernert (8); B Consolo (15).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: J Jensen (1st base by P Ramos).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Pedro Ramos, L (11-13) 7 11 6 5 3 2 2 4.76 34 32 -0.190 0.70 -2.5
Joe Black 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 5.25 6 0 0 -0.002 0.02 -0.5
Team Totals 8 14 7 6 3 2 2 6.75 40 32 0 0 -0.192 0.60 -3.0

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Sullivan, W (12-9) 9 6 1 1 1 4 0 2.74 35 74 0.307 0.68 3.5
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 1 4 0 1.00 35 74 0.307 0.68 3.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: P Ramos (2; D Gernert).
Pickoffs: P Ramos (6; J Jensen, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Johnny Stevens, 1B - Larry Napp, 2B - John Rice, 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 1:58.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Boston Red Sox
1 Eddie Yost 3B 1 Jim Piersall CF
2 Pete Runnels 1B 2 Billy Klaus SS
3 Roy Sievers LF 3 Gene Stephens LF
4 Clint Courtney C 4 Frank Malzone 3B
5 Jim Lemon RF 5 Jackie Jensen RF
6 Bob Usher CF 6 Dick Gernert 1B
7 Milt Bolling 2B 7 Billy Consolo 2B
8 Rocky Bridges SS 8 Pete Daley C
9 Pedro Ramos P 9 Frank Sullivan P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-1 2 1-- R BOS G. Stephens P. Ramos 12% 81% Triple to CF; Sullivan Scores
t6 1-3 0 1-- OO WSH R. Sievers F. Sullivan 11% 84% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b1 1-0 1 12- R BOS J. Jensen P. Ramos 10% 78% Single to RF; Stephens Scores; Malzone to 3B
t3 0-2 2 -2- R WSH P. Runnels F. Sullivan -10% 63% Double to LF (Fly Ball); Yost Scores
b6 3-1 2 --- R BOS B. Consolo P. Ramos 7% 90% Home Run

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O WSH E. Yost F. Sullivan 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O WSH P. Runnels F. Sullivan 2% 54% Groundout: 1B-P
t1 0-0 2 --- O WSH R. Sievers F. Sullivan 1% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O BOS J. Piersall P. Ramos -2% 53% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- BOS B. Klaus P. Ramos 7% 59% Single to CF; Klaus to 3B/Adv on E8
b1 0-0 1 --3 BOS G. Stephens P. Ramos 2% 61% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-3 R BOS F. Malzone P. Ramos 7% 68% Single to CF (Pop Fly); Klaus Scores; Stephens to 2B
b1 1-0 1 12- R BOS J. Jensen P. Ramos 10% 78% Single to RF; Stephens Scores; Malzone to 3B
b1 2-0 1 1-3 O BOS D. Gernert P. Ramos -5% 73% Jensen Picked off 1B (P-1B-2B-1B-SS-1B)
b1 2-0 2 --3 O BOS D. Gernert P. Ramos -3% 70% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Senators 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- O WSH C. Courtney F. Sullivan 2% 73% Flyball: CF
t2 0-2 1 --- O WSH J. Lemon F. Sullivan 2% 74% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-2 2 --- WSH B. Usher F. Sullivan -1% 73% Walk
t2 0-2 2 1-- O WSH M. Bolling F. Sullivan 2% 75% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 7-8-9
b2 2-0 0 --- O BOS B. Consolo P. Ramos -2% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 2-0 1 --- BOS P. Daley P. Ramos 2% 75% Walk
b2 2-0 1 1-- OO BOS F. Sullivan P. Ramos -4% 72% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- O WSH R. Bridges F. Sullivan 2% 74% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-2 1 --- O WSH P. Ramos F. Sullivan 2% 76% Strikeout
t3 0-2 2 --- WSH E. Yost F. Sullivan -2% 74% Double to RF
t3 0-2 2 -2- R WSH P. Runnels F. Sullivan -10% 63% Double to LF (Fly Ball); Yost Scores
t3 1-2 2 -2- O WSH R. Sievers F. Sullivan 4% 67% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 1-2-3
b3 2-1 0 --- BOS J. Piersall P. Ramos 3% 70% Single to 3B (Ground Ball)
b3 2-1 0 1-- O BOS B. Klaus P. Ramos -3% 67% Flyball: RF
b3 2-1 1 1-- O BOS G. Stephens P. Ramos -3% 65% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b3 2-1 2 1-- O BOS F. Malzone P. Ramos -2% 63% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 4-5-6
t4 1-2 0 --- O WSH C. Courtney F. Sullivan 3% 66% Flyball: CF
t4 1-2 1 --- O WSH J. Lemon F. Sullivan 2% 68% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 1-2 2 --- O WSH B. Usher F. Sullivan 1% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 5-6-7
b4 2-1 0 --- O BOS J. Jensen P. Ramos -2% 67% Groundout: P-1B
b4 2-1 1 --- O BOS D. Gernert P. Ramos -2% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-1 2 --- BOS B. Consolo P. Ramos 1% 66% Single to LF
b4 2-1 2 1-- O BOS P. Daley P. Ramos -2% 64% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 7-8-9
t5 1-2 0 --- O WSH M. Bolling F. Sullivan 3% 67% Popfly: SS
t5 1-2 1 --- WSH R. Bridges F. Sullivan -4% 64% Single to CF
t5 1-2 1 1-- O WSH P. Ramos F. Sullivan 4% 68% Flyball: CF
t5 1-2 2 1-- O WSH E. Yost F. Sullivan 3% 71% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 9-1-2
b5 2-1 0 --- BOS F. Sullivan P. Ramos 3% 74% Single to CF
b5 2-1 0 1-- O BOS J. Piersall P. Ramos -3% 71% Flyball: CF
b5 2-1 1 1-- O BOS B. Klaus P. Ramos -3% 69% Foul Flyball: 1B
b5 2-1 2 1-- R BOS G. Stephens P. Ramos 12% 81% Triple to CF; Sullivan Scores
b5 3-1 2 --3 O BOS F. Malzone P. Ramos -3% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 3.
Top of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 2-3-4
t6 1-3 0 --- WSH P. Runnels F. Sullivan -5% 73% Single to RF
t6 1-3 0 1-- OO WSH R. Sievers F. Sullivan 11% 84% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t6 1-3 2 --- O WSH C. Courtney F. Sullivan 1% 85% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 5-6-7
b6 3-1 0 --- O BOS J. Jensen P. Ramos -1% 84% Flyball: RF
b6 3-1 1 --- O BOS D. Gernert P. Ramos -1% 83% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 3-1 2 --- R BOS B. Consolo P. Ramos 7% 90% Home Run
b6 4-1 2 --- O BOS P. Daley P. Ramos -0% 90% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-4, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 5-6-7
t7 1-4 0 --- O WSH J. Lemon F. Sullivan 2% 92% Groundout: P-1B
t7 1-4 1 --- O WSH B. Usher F. Sullivan 1% 94% Popfly: SS
Herb Plews pinch hits for Milt Bolling (2B) batting 7th
t7 1-4 2 --- O WSH H. Plews F. Sullivan 1% 94% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 9-1-2
Herb Plews moves from PH to 2B
b7 4-1 0 --- O BOS F. Sullivan P. Ramos -1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 4-1 1 --- R BOS J. Piersall P. Ramos 3% 97% Home Run
b7 5-1 1 --- BOS B. Klaus P. Ramos 0% 97% Single to LF
b7 5-1 1 1-- O BOS G. Stephens P. Ramos -0% 97% Foul Flyball: 3B
b7 5-1 2 1-- BOS F. Malzone P. Ramos 0% 97% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Klaus to 2B
b7 5-1 2 12- R BOS J. Jensen P. Ramos 2% 99% Double to LF (Fly Ball); Klaus Scores/unER; Malzone to 3B
b7 6-1 2 -23 BOS D. Gernert P. Ramos 0% 99% Intentional Walk
b7 6-1 2 123 O BOS B. Consolo P. Ramos -0% 98% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 6.
Top of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-6, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 8-9-1
t8 1-6 0 --- O WSH R. Bridges F. Sullivan 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
Julio Becquer pinch hits for Pedro Ramos (P) batting 9th
t8 1-6 1 --- WSH J. Becquer F. Sullivan -1% 98% Reached on E3 (throw) (Ground Ball)
t8 1-6 1 1-- O WSH E. Yost F. Sullivan 1% 99% Groundout: P-1B; Becquer to 2B
t8 1-6 2 -2- WSH P. Runnels F. Sullivan -0% 99% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Becquer to 3B
t8 1-6 2 1-3 O WSH R. Sievers F. Sullivan 1% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 6-1, Senators' Joe Black facing 8-9-1
Joe Black replaces Julio Becquer (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 6-1 0 --- O BOS P. Daley J. Black -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 6-1 1 --- O BOS F. Sullivan J. Black -0% 99% Groundout: P unassisted
b8 6-1 2 --- BOS J. Piersall J. Black 0% 99% Double to CF (Fly Ball)
b8 6-1 2 -2- R BOS B. Klaus J. Black 0% 100% Single to CF; Piersall Scores
b8 7-1 2 1-- BOS G. Stephens J. Black 0% 100% Single to RF; Klaus to 3B
b8 7-1 2 1-3 O BOS F. Malzone J. Black -0% 100% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-7, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 4-5-6
t9 1-7 0 --- O WSH C. Courtney F. Sullivan 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 1-7 1 --- WSH J. Lemon F. Sullivan -0% 100% Single to SS (Line Drive)
t9 1-7 1 1-- WSH B. Usher F. Sullivan -0% 100% Single to LF; Lemon to 2B
t9 1-7 1 12- O WSH H. Plews F. Sullivan 0% 100% Flyball: RF
Art Schult pinch hits for Rocky Bridges (SS) batting 8th
t9 1-7 2 12- O WSH A. Schult F. Sullivan 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, Red Sox 7.

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