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4
6
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@BOS
1
6
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4
6
 
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8
7
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4
2
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2
1
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3
5
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@STL
0
7
Saturday, June 13, 1959,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 5,513, Time of Game: 2:05
Athletics
1
26-27
 Lost 1 
6th, 3½ GB
at Red Sox
6
24-32
 Won 1 
7th, 7 GB
W: Tom Brewer (4-3)
L: Ray Herbert (4-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  6  0
Red Sox         1  0  0   0  0  0   3  2  X    6 13  2

Kansas City Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill Tuttle CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .276 .356 .387 .743 -0.088 1.44 0.026 -0.114 -0.6 2 0
Jerry Lumpe 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .226 .322 .274 .596 -0.141 1.38 0.000 -0.141 -1.0 4 1
Ray Boone 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .434 .460 .894 0.071 0.85 0.117 -0.046 0.1 6 0 2B
   Tom Gorman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bob Cerv LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .275 .331 .458 .789 0.075 1.19 0.136 -0.061 0.0 2 0
Zeke Bella RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .220 .319 .317 .636 0.047 1.33 0.087 -0.040 0.3 1 0
   Whitey Herzog PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .300 .447 .400 .847 0.004 0.09 0.004 0.000 0.3
Harry Chiti C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .237 .256 .421 .677 -0.103 1.00 0.008 -0.111 -0.4 5 2
Hal Smith 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .250 .356 .319 .675 0.022 1.54 0.095 -0.074 -0.2 2 1
Joe DeMaestri SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .269 .332 .434 .766 -0.200 1.50 0.067 -0.266 -1.8 2 4 GDP
Ray Herbert P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .261 .320 .261 .581 0.021 1.24 0.033 -0.012 0.1 0 1
   Murry Dickson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Preston Ward PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .206 .209 .302 .511 -0.023 0.89 0.000 -0.023 -0.2 0 0
Team Totals 34 1 6 1 1 5 35 .176 .200 .206 .406 -0.315 1.23 0.573 -0.888 -3.6 24 9
2B: R Boone (5, off T Brewer).
TB: R Boone 2; R Herbert; B Cerv; B Tuttle; W Herzog; H Chiti.
GIDP: J DeMaestri (5).
RBI: B Cerv (30).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J DeMaestri-R Boone.

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Buddin SS 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .244 .350 .364 .713 0.124 0.74 0.166 -0.042 2.2 0 7 3B
Pete Runnels 2B 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .343 .435 .512 .947 0.094 0.61 0.109 -0.015 1.2 2 4
Ted Williams LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .175 .296 .272 .568 -0.039 0.91 0.015 -0.054 -0.3 0 0 GDP
   Marty Keough PR-CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .342 .453 .796 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Vic Wertz 1B 2 0 0 1 1 1 4 .277 .337 .447 .783 -0.013 0.88 0.018 -0.031 -0.6 11 0 SF
   Dick Gernert 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .408 .479 .887 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Jackie Jensen RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270 .369 .505 .874 -0.094 0.89 0.000 -0.094 -1.4 3 0
Frank Malzone 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .292 .342 .466 .807 -0.021 0.75 0.072 -0.093 0.3 1 2 2B
Gary Geiger CF-LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .248 .283 .397 .680 -0.073 1.08 0.009 -0.082 -0.0 3 0
Pete Daley C 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .247 .302 .320 .621 0.243 0.85 0.278 -0.035 0.9 6 0 HR
Tom Brewer P 3 1 1 0 0 2 4 .107 .138 .107 .245 -0.034 0.62 0.020 -0.054 -0.5 0 2 SH
Team Totals 33 6 13 6 3 5 38 .394 .432 .576 1.008 0.187 0.80 0.687 -0.500 1.9 27 15
2B: F Malzone (12, off T Gorman).
3B: D Buddin (1, off R Herbert).
HR: P Daley (1, off R Herbert, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out).
SF: V Wertz (1, off R Herbert).
SH: T Brewer (2, off T Gorman).
TB: D Buddin 5; P Daley 5; F Malzone 4; P Runnels 3; T Brewer; G Geiger.
GIDP: T Williams (3).
RBI: D Buddin 2 (21); P Runnels (21); P Daley (11); G Geiger (17); V Wertz (17).
2-out RBI: D Buddin.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Buddin-P Runnels-V Wertz.
E: G Geiger (1); F Malzone (10).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: F Malzone (3rd base by H Chiti).

Kansas City Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Herbert, L (4-5) 6.1 10 4 4 2 4 1 4.40 29 39 -0.178 1.00 -1.0
Murry Dickson 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.35 3 1 0 0.013 0.36 0.5
Tom Gorman 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 5.52 6 0 0 -0.021 0.10 -1.5
Team Totals 8 13 6 6 3 5 1 6.75 38 39 1 0 -0.186 0.80 -1.9

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tom Brewer, W (4-3) 9 6 1 1 1 5 0 3.07 35 75 0.315 1.23 3.6
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 1 5 0 1.00 35 75 0.315 1.23 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: M Dickson (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Umont, 1B - Charlie Berry, 2B - Jim Honochick, 3B - Red Flaherty.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 5,513.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Athletics         Boston Red Sox
1 Bill Tuttle CF 1 Don Buddin SS
2 Jerry Lumpe 2B 2 Pete Runnels 2B
3 Ray Boone 1B 3 Ted Williams LF
4 Bob Cerv LF 4 Vic Wertz 1B
5 Zeke Bella RF 5 Jackie Jensen RF
6 Harry Chiti C 6 Frank Malzone 3B
7 Hal Smith 3B 7 Gary Geiger CF
8 Joe DeMaestri SS 8 Pete Daley C
9 Ray Herbert P 9 Tom Brewer P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t7 1-1 1 123 OO KCA J. DeMaestri T. Brewer 24% 59% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b7 1-1 1 --- R BOS P. Daley R. Herbert 22% 77% Home Run
t7 0-1 0 -2- R KCA B. Cerv T. Brewer -14% 44% Single; Boone Scores
b7 2-1 1 1-- R BOS D. Buddin R. Herbert 12% 91% Triple; Brewer Scores
t7 0-1 0 --- KCA R. Boone T. Brewer -12% 58% Double

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O KCA B. Tuttle T. Brewer 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCA J. Lumpe T. Brewer 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O KCA R. Boone T. Brewer 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS D. Buddin R. Herbert 4% 58% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS P. Runnels R. Herbert 5% 64% Single; Buddin to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- O BOS T. Williams R. Herbert -0% 63% Groundout: P-1B; Buddin to 3B; Runnels to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -23 RO BOS V. Wertz R. Herbert 0% 63% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Buddin Scores
b1 1-0 2 -2- O BOS J. Jensen R. Herbert -3% 60% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- O KCA B. Cerv T. Brewer 2% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-1 1 --- O KCA Z. Bella T. Brewer 2% 65% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- O KCA H. Chiti T. Brewer 1% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- BOS F. Malzone R. Herbert 3% 69% Single
b2 1-0 0 1-- O BOS G. Geiger R. Herbert -3% 66% Popfly: SS
b2 1-0 1 1-- BOS P. Daley R. Herbert 6% 72% Single; Malzone to 3B
b2 1-0 1 1-3 O BOS T. Brewer R. Herbert -8% 63% Malzone Picked off 3B (C-3B)
b2 1-0 2 1-- O BOS T. Brewer R. Herbert -2% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 7-8-9
t3 0-1 0 --- O KCA H. Smith T. Brewer 3% 64% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- O KCA J. DeMaestri T. Brewer 2% 66% Lineout: RF
t3 0-1 2 --- O KCA R. Herbert T. Brewer 1% 67% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- O BOS D. Buddin R. Herbert -2% 65% Flyball: RF
b3 1-0 1 --- O BOS P. Runnels R. Herbert -1% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-0 2 --- BOS T. Williams R. Herbert 1% 65% Walk
b3 1-0 2 1-- BOS V. Wertz R. Herbert 2% 66% Walk; Williams to 2B
b3 1-0 2 12- O BOS J. Jensen R. Herbert -4% 62% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 1-2-3
t4 0-1 0 --- O KCA B. Tuttle T. Brewer 3% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O KCA J. Lumpe T. Brewer 2% 67% Flyball: CF
t4 0-1 2 --- O KCA R. Boone T. Brewer 1% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 6-7-8
b4 1-0 0 --- BOS F. Malzone R. Herbert 3% 72% Single
b4 1-0 0 1-- O BOS G. Geiger R. Herbert -1% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B; Malzone to 2B
b4 1-0 1 -2- O BOS P. Daley R. Herbert -3% 67% Strikeout
b4 1-0 2 -2- O BOS T. Brewer R. Herbert -3% 64% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 4-5-6
t5 0-1 0 --- O KCA B. Cerv T. Brewer 3% 67% Flyball: RF
t5 0-1 1 --- O KCA Z. Bella T. Brewer 2% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-1 2 --- O KCA H. Chiti T. Brewer 1% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 1-2-3
b5 1-0 0 --- O BOS D. Buddin R. Herbert -2% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-0 1 --- BOS P. Runnels R. Herbert 2% 71% Single
b5 1-0 1 1-- OO BOS T. Williams R. Herbert -5% 66% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 7-8-9
t6 0-1 0 --- O KCA H. Smith T. Brewer 4% 70% Strikeout
t6 0-1 1 --- KCA J. DeMaestri T. Brewer -7% 63% Reached on E8 (Fly Ball); DeMaestri to 2B
t6 0-1 1 -2- KCA R. Herbert T. Brewer -3% 60% Single to LF (Ground Ball); DeMaestri stays at 2B
t6 0-1 1 12- O KCA B. Tuttle T. Brewer 6% 66% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; DeMaestri to 3B
t6 0-1 2 1-3 O KCA J. Lumpe T. Brewer 8% 74% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 4-5-6
b6 1-0 0 --- O BOS V. Wertz R. Herbert -2% 72% Strikeout Looking
b6 1-0 1 --- O BOS J. Jensen R. Herbert -2% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 1-0 2 --- O BOS F. Malzone R. Herbert -1% 69% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 3-4-5
t7 0-1 0 --- KCA R. Boone T. Brewer -12% 58% Double
t7 0-1 0 -2- R KCA B. Cerv T. Brewer -14% 44% Single; Boone Scores
t7 1-1 0 1-- KCA Z. Bella T. Brewer -9% 35% Fielder's Choice 3B; Cerv to 2B/Adv on E5 (throw); Bella to 1B
t7 1-1 0 12- O KCA H. Chiti T. Brewer 8% 44% Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Bella to 2B; Chiti to 1B
t7 1-1 1 12- KCA H. Smith T. Brewer -10% 34% Walk; Bella to 3B; Chiti to 2B
t7 1-1 1 123 OO KCA J. DeMaestri T. Brewer 24% 59% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Athletics' Ray Herbert facing 7-8-9
b7 1-1 0 --- O BOS G. Geiger R. Herbert -4% 55% Flyball: LF
b7 1-1 1 --- R BOS P. Daley R. Herbert 22% 77% Home Run
b7 2-1 1 --- BOS T. Brewer R. Herbert 2% 79% Single
b7 2-1 1 1-- R BOS D. Buddin R. Herbert 12% 91% Triple; Brewer Scores
b7 3-1 1 --3 R BOS P. Runnels R. Herbert 3% 94% Single; Buddin Scores
Murry Dickson replaces Ray Herbert pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-1 1 1-- BOS T. Williams M. Dickson 0% 95% Wild Pitch; Runnels to 2B
b7 4-1 1 -2- BOS T. Williams M. Dickson 0% 95% Walk
Marty Keough pinch runs for Ted Williams (LF) batting 3rd
b7 4-1 1 12- O BOS V. Wertz M. Dickson -1% 94% Flyball: CF
b7 4-1 2 12- O BOS J. Jensen M. Dickson -1% 93% Strikeout
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-4, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 9-1-2
Dick Gernert replaces Vic Wertz playing 1B batting 4th
Gary Geiger moves from CF to LF
Marty Keough moves from PR to CF
Preston Ward pinch hits for Murry Dickson (P) batting 9th
t8 1-4 0 --- O KCA P. Ward T. Brewer 2% 95% Lineout: LF
t8 1-4 1 --- KCA B. Tuttle T. Brewer -3% 93% Single
t8 1-4 1 1-- O KCA J. Lumpe T. Brewer 2% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B; Tuttle to 2B
t8 1-4 2 -2- O KCA R. Boone T. Brewer 2% 97% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-1, Athletics' Tom Gorman facing 6-7-8
Tom Gorman replaces Ray Boone (1B) pitching and batting 3rd
Preston Ward moves from PH to 1B
b8 4-1 0 --- BOS F. Malzone T. Gorman 1% 98% Double
b8 4-1 0 -2- R BOS G. Geiger T. Gorman 1% 99% Single; Malzone Scores
b8 5-1 0 1-- O BOS P. Daley T. Gorman -0% 99% Lineout: 2B
b8 5-1 1 1-- O BOS T. Brewer T. Gorman -0% 99% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Geiger to 2B
b8 5-1 2 -2- R BOS D. Buddin T. Gorman 1% 99% Single; Geiger Scores
b8 6-1 2 1-- O BOS P. Runnels T. Gorman -0% 99% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 6.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-6, Red Sox' Tom Brewer facing 4-5-6
t9 1-6 0 --- O KCA B. Cerv T. Brewer 0% 100% Strikeout
Whitey Herzog pinch hits for Zeke Bella (RF) batting 5th
t9 1-6 1 --- KCA W. Herzog T. Brewer -0% 99% Single
t9 1-6 1 1-- KCA H. Chiti T. Brewer -1% 99% Single; Herzog to 2B
t9 1-6 1 12- O KCA H. Smith T. Brewer 1% 100% Flyball: RF; Herzog to 3B
t9 1-6 2 1-3 O KCA J. DeMaestri T. Brewer 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Red Sox 6.

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