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@BOS
5
4
MIN
@CAL
3
4
CHW
@KCA
1
2
BAL
@NYY
4
3
DET
@WSA
3
5
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@ATL
4
5
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@CHC
0
2
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@HOU
0
4
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@HOU
2
1
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@STL
5
4
Saturday, April 23, 1966,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 6,990, Time of Game: 2:36
Indians
5
7-0
 Won 7 
1st
at Red Sox
4
2-7
 Lost 1 
9th, 6 GB
W: Gary Bell (1-0)
L: Ken Sanders (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  2  0   0  2  0   0  0  1    5 11  1
Red Sox         2  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    4  5  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Vic Davalillo CF 5 0 2 3 0 1 5 .259 .394 .370 .764 0.327 2.09 0.418 -0.090 2.5 4 0 2B
Max Alvis 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .406 .441 .531 .972 -0.035 1.09 0.176 -0.211 -1.3 0 1 HR
Jim Landis LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .444 .545 .667 1.212 -0.089 0.90 0.000 -0.089 -0.8 4 0
Rocky Colavito RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .370 .452 .593 1.044 0.041 0.95 0.127 -0.086 0.4 2 0 HR
Fred Whitfield 1B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .500 .500 1.083 1.583 0.135 0.77 0.144 -0.008 0.8 8 0 2B
Pedro Gonzalez 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .276 .276 .276 .552 -0.208 1.61 0.000 -0.208 -1.6 2 1 GDP
Larry Brown SS 2 1 2 0 0 0 3 .167 .231 .167 .397 0.170 1.22 0.170 0.000 1.2 2 2 HBP
   Leon Wagner PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .227 .250 .227 .477 -0.077 2.76 0.000 -0.077 -0.3
   Dick Howser SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Joe Azcue C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .143 .250 .143 .393 -0.082 1.79 0.103 -0.184 -0.8 4 0 GDP
   Tony Martinez PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Duke Sims C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .273 .500 .773 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Gary Bell P 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 .000 .333 .000 .333 0.079 1.96 0.151 -0.072 0.5 0 5 HBP
Team Totals 35 5 11 5 1 4 38 .314 .368 .543 .911 0.261 1.42 1.289 -1.025 0.7 27 9
2B: V Davalillo (1, off D Stigman); F Whitfield (1, off K Sanders).
HR: M Alvis (1, off D Stigman, 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out); R Colavito (2, off D Stigman, 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
HBP: L Brown (1, by K Sanders); G Bell (1, by K Sanders).
TB: M Alvis 5; R Colavito 4; F Whitfield 4; V Davalillo 3; L Brown 2; J Azcue.
GIDP: P Gonzalez (1); J Azcue (1).
RBI: V Davalillo 3 (5); R Colavito (5); M Alvis (6).
2-out RBI: V Davalillo 2; R Colavito.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
E: M Alvis (2).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lenny Green CF 4 1 0 0 0 0 5 .238 .360 .333 .693 -0.097 1.26 0.035 -0.132 -0.3 3 0 HBP
Eddie Kasko 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .118 .286 .176 .462 -0.017 1.27 0.057 -0.074 -0.3 0 4
   Dalton Jones PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .300 .250 .550 -0.045 1.76 0.000 -0.045 -0.1
Carl Yastrzemski LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .237 .310 .447 .757 -0.144 1.45 0.000 -0.144 -1.2 0 0
Tony Conigliaro RF 3 2 1 0 1 1 4 .206 .341 .324 .665 -0.020 1.18 0.045 -0.065 -0.1 1 0
George Scott 1B 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .276 .432 .552 .984 0.257 1.30 0.298 -0.041 2.0 10 1 HR
Bob Tillman C 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .455 .538 .455 .993 0.132 1.61 0.198 -0.066 1.6 5 0
Rico Petrocelli SS 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .067 .243 .100 .343 -0.089 1.30 0.015 -0.104 -0.5 4 4
George Smith 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .188 .257 .219 .476 -0.064 1.33 0.043 -0.107 -0.7 4 4
Dick Stigman P 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.042 1.33 0.000 -0.042 -0.4 0 0 SH
   Ken Sanders P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 -0.024 0.97 0.000 -0.024 -0.2 0 0
   Jim Gosger PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .313 .421 .375 .796 -0.086 3.42 0.000 -0.086 -0.2
Team Totals 32 4 5 4 4 4 38 .156 .270 .250 .520 -0.239 1.39 0.691 -0.930 -0.3 27 13
HR: G Scott (2, off G Bell, 5th inn, 1 on, 1 out).
SH: D Stigman (1, off G Bell).
HBP: L Green (1, by G Bell).
TB: G Scott 4; B Tillman 2; G Smith; T Conigliaro.
RBI: B Tillman 2 (4); G Scott 2 (4).
2-out RBI: B Tillman 2.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Smith-R Petrocelli-G Scott; E Kasko-G Smith-G Scott.
TP: 1. G Smith-R Petrocelli-G Scott-B Tillman.
PB: B Tillman 2 (2).
E: B Tillman (1).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gary Bell, W (1-0) 9 5 4 4 4 4 1 3.31 38 61 0.239 1.39 0.3
Team Totals 9 5 4 4 4 4 1 4.00 38 61 0.239 1.39 0.3

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dick Stigman 5 9 4 4 1 2 2 4.50 23 34 -0.219 1.04 -1.6
Ken Sanders, L (0-2) 4 2 1 0 0 2 0 0.61 15 0 0 -0.042 1.92 0.9
Team Totals 9 11 5 4 1 4 2 4.00 38 34 0 0 -0.261 1.42 -0.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: K Sanders 2 (2; L Brown, G Bell); G Bell (1; L Green).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou DiMuro, 1B - Hank Soar, 2B - Nestor Chylak, 3B - Cal Drummond.
Time of Game: 2:36.
Attendance: 6,990.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Boston Red Sox
1 Vic Davalillo CF 1 Lenny Green CF
2 Max Alvis 3B 2 Eddie Kasko 3B
3 Jim Landis LF 3 Carl Yastrzemski LF
4 Rocky Colavito RF 4 Tony Conigliaro RF
5 Fred Whitfield 1B 5 George Scott 1B
6 Pedro Gonzalez 2B 6 Bob Tillman C
7 Larry Brown SS 7 Rico Petrocelli SS
8 Joe Azcue C 8 George Smith 2B
9 Gary Bell P 9 Dick Stigman P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-4 1 1-- RR BOS G. Scott G. Bell -25% 46% Home Run; Conigliaro Scores
t9 4-4 0 12- R CLE V. Davalillo K. Sanders 23% 93% Single; Bell to 3B; Martinez Scores/unER
t2 0-2 2 123 RR CLE V. Davalillo D. Stigman 19% 51% Double; Bell to 3B; Azcue Scores; Brown Scores
b1 0-0 2 123 RR BOS B. Tillman G. Bell -17% 26% Single; Scott to 3B; Conigliaro Scores; Green Scores
t5 2-2 1 --- R CLE M. Alvis D. Stigman 15% 62% Home Run

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' Dick Stigman facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE V. Davalillo D. Stigman -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- CLE M. Alvis D. Stigman 2% 50% Single
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE J. Landis D. Stigman -3% 48% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CLE R. Colavito D. Stigman -2% 45% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS L. Green G. Bell -4% 42% Hit By Pitch
b1 0-0 0 1-- O BOS E. Kasko G. Bell 2% 43% Groundout: P-1B; Green to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O BOS C. Yastrzemski G. Bell 3% 47% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 -2- BOS T. Conigliaro G. Bell -1% 46% Walk
b1 0-0 2 12- BOS G. Scott G. Bell -3% 43% Walk; Green to 3B; Conigliaro to 2B
b1 0-0 2 123 RR BOS B. Tillman G. Bell -17% 26% Single; Scott to 3B; Conigliaro Scores; Green Scores
b1 2-0 2 1-3 BOS R. Petrocelli G. Bell -1% 25% Walk; Tillman to 2B
b1 2-0 2 123 O BOS G. Smith G. Bell 5% 29% Lineout: LF
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Dick Stigman facing 5-6-7
t2 0-2 0 --- CLE F. Whitfield D. Stigman 4% 33% Single
t2 0-2 0 1-- OO CLE P. Gonzalez D. Stigman -8% 26% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t2 0-2 2 --- CLE L. Brown D. Stigman 1% 27% Single
t2 0-2 2 1-- CLE J. Azcue D. Stigman 2% 29% Single; Brown to 2B
t2 0-2 2 12- CLE G. Bell D. Stigman 3% 32% Walk; Brown to 3B; Azcue to 2B
t2 0-2 2 123 RR CLE V. Davalillo D. Stigman 19% 51% Double; Bell to 3B; Azcue Scores; Brown Scores
t2 2-2 2 -23 O CLE M. Alvis D. Stigman -6% 45% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 9-1-2
b2 2-2 0 --- O BOS D. Stigman G. Bell 2% 47% Strikeout
b2 2-2 1 --- O BOS L. Green G. Bell 2% 49% Flyball: SS
b2 2-2 2 --- O BOS E. Kasko G. Bell 1% 50% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Dick Stigman facing 3-4-5
t3 2-2 0 --- O CLE J. Landis D. Stigman -2% 48% Flyball: SS
t3 2-2 1 --- O CLE R. Colavito D. Stigman -2% 46% Strikeout
t3 2-2 2 --- CLE F. Whitfield D. Stigman 1% 47% Single
t3 2-2 2 1-- O CLE P. Gonzalez D. Stigman -3% 45% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 3-4-5
b3 2-2 0 --- O BOS C. Yastrzemski G. Bell 2% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 2-2 1 --- O BOS T. Conigliaro G. Bell 2% 49% Flyball: CF
b3 2-2 2 --- BOS G. Scott G. Bell -1% 47% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b3 2-2 2 1-- BOS B. Tillman G. Bell -3% 44% Single; Scott to 3B
b3 2-2 2 1-3 O BOS R. Petrocelli G. Bell 6% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Dick Stigman facing 7-8-9
t4 2-2 0 --- CLE L. Brown D. Stigman 4% 54% Single
t4 2-2 0 1-- OO CLE J. Azcue D. Stigman -9% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t4 2-2 2 --- O CLE G. Bell D. Stigman -1% 44% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 8-9-1
b4 2-2 0 --- BOS G. Smith G. Bell -4% 40% Single
b4 2-2 0 1-- O BOS D. Stigman G. Bell 2% 42% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Smith to 2B
b4 2-2 1 -2- O BOS L. Green G. Bell 4% 45% Groundout: P-1B; Smith to 3B
b4 2-2 2 --3 O BOS E. Kasko G. Bell 5% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Dick Stigman facing 1-2-3
t5 2-2 0 --- O CLE V. Davalillo D. Stigman -3% 47% Flyball: 2B
t5 2-2 1 --- R CLE M. Alvis D. Stigman 15% 62% Home Run
t5 3-2 1 --- O CLE J. Landis D. Stigman -2% 60% Flyball: 2B
t5 3-2 2 --- R CLE R. Colavito D. Stigman 13% 73% Home Run
t5 4-2 2 --- O CLE F. Whitfield D. Stigman -1% 72% Flyball: 1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Gary Bell facing 3-4-5
b5 2-4 0 --- O BOS C. Yastrzemski G. Bell 3% 75% Groundout: P-1B
b5 2-4 1 --- BOS T. Conigliaro G. Bell -4% 72% Single
b5 2-4 1 1-- RR BOS G. Scott G. Bell -25% 46% Home Run; Conigliaro Scores
b5 4-4 1 --- O BOS B. Tillman G. Bell 2% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 4-4 2 --- O BOS R. Petrocelli G. Bell 1% 50% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Red Sox' Ken Sanders facing 6-7-8
Ken Sanders replaces Dick Stigman pitching and batting 9th
t6 4-4 0 --- O CLE P. Gonzalez K. Sanders -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 4-4 1 --- CLE L. Brown K. Sanders 4% 50% Hit By Pitch
t6 4-4 1 1-- CLE J. Azcue K. Sanders 3% 53% Passed Ball; Brown to 2B
t6 4-4 1 -2- CLE J. Azcue K. Sanders 5% 58% Passed Ball; Brown to 3B
t6 4-4 1 --3 O CLE J. Azcue K. Sanders -9% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 4-4 2 --3 O CLE G. Bell K. Sanders -6% 43% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 4-4, Indians' Gary Bell facing 8-9-1
b6 4-4 0 --- O BOS G. Smith G. Bell 3% 46% Flyball: RF
b6 4-4 1 --- O BOS K. Sanders G. Bell 2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 4-4 2 --- O BOS L. Green G. Bell 2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Red Sox' Ken Sanders facing 1-2-3
t7 4-4 0 --- O CLE V. Davalillo K. Sanders -4% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 4-4 1 --- O CLE M. Alvis K. Sanders -3% 43% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 4-4 2 --- O CLE J. Landis K. Sanders -2% 41% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 4-4, Indians' Gary Bell facing 2-3-4
b7 4-4 0 --- BOS E. Kasko G. Bell -6% 36% Walk
b7 4-4 0 1-- O BOS C. Yastrzemski G. Bell 5% 41% Groundout: P-2B/Forceout at 2B
b7 4-4 1 1-- O BOS T. Conigliaro G. Bell 5% 46% Strikeout
b7 4-4 2 1-- O BOS G. Scott G. Bell 4% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Red Sox' Ken Sanders facing 4-5-6
t8 4-4 0 --- O CLE R. Colavito K. Sanders -5% 45% Flyball: CF
t8 4-4 1 --- CLE F. Whitfield K. Sanders 9% 54% Double
t8 4-4 1 -2- O CLE P. Gonzalez K. Sanders -7% 47% Flyball: 1B
Leon Wagner pinch hits for Larry Brown (SS) batting 7th
t8 4-4 2 -2- O CLE L. Wagner K. Sanders -8% 40% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 4-4, Indians' Gary Bell facing 6-7-8
Dick Howser replaces Leon Wagner (PH) playing SS batting 7th
b8 4-4 0 --- O BOS B. Tillman G. Bell 5% 44% Flyball: RF
b8 4-4 1 --- O BOS R. Petrocelli G. Bell 3% 47% Flyball: CF
b8 4-4 2 --- O BOS G. Smith G. Bell 3% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Red Sox' Ken Sanders facing 8-9-1
t9 4-4 0 --- CLE J. Azcue K. Sanders 8% 58% Reached on E2 (Ground Ball)
Tony Martinez pinch runs for Joe Azcue (C) batting 8th
t9 4-4 0 1-- CLE G. Bell K. Sanders 12% 70% Hit By Pitch; Martinez to 2B
t9 4-4 0 12- R CLE V. Davalillo K. Sanders 23% 93% Single; Bell to 3B; Martinez Scores/unER
t9 5-4 0 1-3 OOO CLE M. Alvis K. Sanders -12% 81% Triple Play: Groundout: 2B-SS-1B-C
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 0 LOB. Indians 5, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 4-5, Indians' Gary Bell facing 9-1-2
Duke Sims replaces Tony Martinez (PR) playing C batting 8th
Jim Gosger pinch hits for Ken Sanders (P) batting 9th
b9 4-5 0 --- O BOS J. Gosger G. Bell 9% 89% Foul Flyball: C
b9 4-5 1 --- O BOS L. Green G. Bell 6% 96% Flyball: LF
Dalton Jones pinch hits for Eddie Kasko (3B) batting 2nd
b9 4-5 2 --- O BOS D. Jones G. Bell 4% 100% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 5, Red Sox 4.

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