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Standings
BAL
@BOS
7
10
CLE
@CHW
5
2
CLE
@CHW
2
4
KCA
@DET
9
5
KCA
@DET
1
10
NYY
@WSH
4
6
NYY
@WSH
8
3
CIN
@MLN
4
7
CIN
@MLN
7
6
BRO
@NYG
2
3
PHI
@PIT
4
1
PHI
@PIT
1
3
CHC
@STL
2
7
Sunday, July 10, 1955,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 35,145, Time of Game: 2:28
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Indians
2
50-34
 Lost 1 
2nd, 5 GB
at White Sox
4
47-33
 Won 1 
3rd, 6 GB
W: Virgil Trucks (9-6)
L: Herb Score (8-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    2  5  0
White Sox       0  0  0   2  0  0   0  2  X    4  9  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Gene Woodling LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .225 .335 .324 .659 -0.039 0.94 0.035 -0.074 -0.1 0 0
Bobby Avila 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .272 .393 .379 .772 -0.075 1.03 0.041 -0.116 -1.0 2 0
Al Rosen 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .233 .351 .387 .738 -0.047 0.85 0.026 -0.073 -0.1 1 2 2B
Larry Doby CF 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .315 .377 .511 .888 0.052 0.92 0.117 -0.065 0.5 2 0 HR
Al Smith RF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .315 .407 .506 .913 -0.066 0.96 0.023 -0.089 0.2 1 0
Joe Altobelli 1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .169 .229 .200 .429 -0.047 0.93 0.000 -0.047 -0.4 3 2
   Vic Wertz PH-1B 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .245 .335 .510 .846 0.007 1.25 0.038 -0.031 0.0 2 0
   Hank Foiles PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .386 .362 .748 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
George Strickland SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .236 .336 .332 .668 -0.054 0.70 0.000 -0.054 -0.4 3 2
   Ralph Kiner PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .251 .377 .453 .830 -0.074 2.86 0.000 -0.074 -0.4
Jim Hegan C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .192 .276 .314 .589 -0.004 0.72 0.018 -0.022 -0.1 8 0
   Hal Naragon PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .295 .380 .364 .744 -0.055 2.16 0.000 -0.055 -0.2 1 1
Herb Score P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .044 .085 .044 .130 -0.048 0.89 0.000 -0.048 -0.4 1 0
   Dale Mitchell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231 .262 .308 .570 -0.040 1.58 0.000 -0.040 -0.2
   Mike Garcia P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .302 .333 .636 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 5 2 2 8 34 .156 .206 .281 .487 -0.490 1.03 0.298 -0.788 -2.6 24 7
2B: A Rosen (6, off V Trucks).
HR: L Doby (13, off V Trucks, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF).
TB: L Doby 4; A Rosen 2; A Smith; J Hegan; V Wertz.
RBI: A Smith (50); L Doby (45).
2-out RBI: A Smith.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Altobelli-G Strickland-J Hegan.
PB: J Hegan (6).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jim Busby CF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .247 .297 .384 .681 -0.044 0.89 0.042 -0.086 -0.2 6 0 2B
Nellie Fox 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .326 .385 .451 .836 -0.180 1.04 0.020 -0.200 -1.7 1 1 SB
Minnie Minoso LF 3 2 1 0 1 2 4 .254 .346 .326 .672 0.004 0.98 0.056 -0.052 0.1 0 0 IW
George Kell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .286 .374 .397 .772 -0.117 1.22 0.000 -0.117 -1.3 0 1
Bob Nieman RF 4 1 2 2 0 2 4 .261 .330 .467 .797 0.217 0.99 0.250 -0.033 1.7 3 1 HR
Walt Dropo 1B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .266 .338 .463 .800 0.084 0.78 0.111 -0.026 1.7 8 0 2B
Les Moss C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .325 .393 .488 .881 -0.063 0.58 0.000 -0.063 -1.2 8 0
Jim Brideweser SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .207 .207 .276 .483 0.109 1.41 0.131 -0.022 0.9 1 1 2B
   Chico Carrasquel SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255 .340 .347 .687 -0.014 0.57 0.000 -0.014 -0.2 0 1
Virgil Trucks P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .140 .136 .163 .299 0.012 0.84 0.038 -0.026 0.1 0 2
   Sandy Consuegra P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 4 9 4 2 8 34 .281 .324 .469 .792 0.008 0.95 0.648 -0.639 -0.1 27 7
2B: J Brideweser (2, off H Score); J Busby (13, off H Score); W Dropo (7, off M Garcia).
HR: B Nieman (9, off H Score, 4th inn, 1 on, 1 out to RF).
IBB: M Minoso (3, by M Garcia).
TB: B Nieman 5; J Busby 3; W Dropo 3; J Brideweser 2; V Trucks; M Minoso.
RBI: W Dropo 2 (36); B Nieman 2 (41).
2-out RBI: W Dropo 2.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Nieman-W Dropo.
E: J Brideweser (2).
Outfield Assists: B Nieman (G Woodling at 1st base).
Baserunning
SB: N Fox (3, 2nd base off M Garcia/H Naragon).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Herb Score, L (8-7) 7 6 2 2 1 7 1 3.05 27 63 0.090 0.98 1.6
Mike Garcia 1 3 2 2 1 1 0 4.14 7 0 0 -0.099 0.85 -1.5
Team Totals 8 9 4 4 2 8 1 4.50 34 63 0 0 -0.009 0.95 0.1

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Virgil Trucks, W (9-6) 8.2 4 2 2 2 7 1 3.55 32 73 0.455 0.97 2.3
Sandy Consuegra, S (7) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.94 2 1 0 0.036 2.05 0.2
Team Totals 9 5 2 2 2 8 1 2.00 34 73 1 0 0.491 1.03 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: M Garcia (3; M Minoso).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Hurley, 1B - Hank Soar, 2B - Ed Runge, 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: 35,145.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Chicago White Sox
1 Gene Woodling LF 1 Jim Busby CF
2 Bobby Avila 2B 2 Nellie Fox 2B
3 Al Rosen 3B 3 Minnie Minoso LF
4 Larry Doby CF 4 George Kell 3B
5 Al Smith RF 5 Bob Nieman RF
6 Joe Altobelli 1B 6 Walt Dropo 1B
7 George Strickland SS 7 Les Moss C
8 Jim Hegan C 8 Jim Brideweser SS
9 Herb Score P 9 Virgil Trucks P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-1 1 1-- RR CHW B. Nieman H. Score 24% 67% Home Run; Minoso Scores
b3 0-1 1 -23 OO CHW N. Fox H. Score -16% 38% Double Play: Groundout: 1B; Brideweser out at Hm/1B-SS-C
t2 0-0 0 --- R CLE L. Doby V. Trucks -10% 40% Home Run
b8 2-1 2 123 RR CHW W. Dropo M. Garcia 10% 97% Double to LF; Nieman to 3B; Minoso Scores; Fox Scores
t9 2-4 2 12- O CLE R. Kiner S. Consuegra 7% 100% Strikeout

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, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE G. Woodling V. Trucks -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- OO CLE B. Avila V. Trucks 7% 54% Line Drive Double Play: RF-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE A. Rosen V. Trucks 1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Herb Score facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHW J. Busby H. Score -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- O CHW N. Fox H. Score -2% 51% Foul Flyball: 3B
b1 0-0 2 --- O CHW M. Minoso H. Score -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- R CLE L. Doby V. Trucks -10% 40% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- O CLE A. Smith V. Trucks 2% 42% Flyball: SS
t2 1-0 1 --- O CLE J. Altobelli V. Trucks 1% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- O CLE G. Strickland V. Trucks 1% 44% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O CHW G. Kell H. Score -3% 42% Strikeout
b2 0-1 1 --- O CHW B. Nieman H. Score -2% 40% Strikeout
b2 0-1 2 --- CHW W. Dropo H. Score 1% 41% Single to LF
b2 0-1 2 1-- O CHW L. Moss H. Score -3% 39% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan V. Trucks 2% 41% Flyball: 2B
t3 1-0 1 --- O CLE H. Score V. Trucks 2% 42% Strikeout
t3 1-0 2 --- O CLE G. Woodling V. Trucks 1% 44% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- CHW J. Brideweser H. Score 7% 51% Double to RF
b3 0-1 0 -2- CHW V. Trucks H. Score 4% 55% Single to 1B/Bunt; Brideweser stays at 2B
b3 0-1 0 12- CHW J. Busby H. Score 6% 60% Passed Ball; Brideweser to 3B; Trucks to 2B
b3 0-1 0 -23 O CHW J. Busby H. Score -6% 54% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
b3 0-1 1 -23 OO CHW N. Fox H. Score -16% 38% Double Play: Groundout: 1B; Brideweser out at Hm/1B-SS-C
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 2-3-4
t4 1-0 0 --- O CLE B. Avila V. Trucks 2% 40% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 1 --- O CLE A. Rosen V. Trucks 2% 42% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 2 --- CLE L. Doby V. Trucks -1% 40% Walk
t4 1-0 2 1-- O CLE A. Smith V. Trucks 2% 43% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- CHW M. Minoso H. Score 5% 48% Single to RF
b4 0-1 0 1-- O CHW G. Kell H. Score -5% 43% Flyball: SS
b4 0-1 1 1-- RR CHW B. Nieman H. Score 24% 67% Home Run; Minoso Scores
b4 2-1 1 --- O CHW W. Dropo H. Score -2% 65% Flyball: SS
b4 2-1 2 --- O CHW L. Moss H. Score -1% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 6-7-8
t5 1-2 0 --- O CLE J. Altobelli V. Trucks 3% 67% Strikeout
t5 1-2 1 --- O CLE G. Strickland V. Trucks 2% 69% Flyball: CF
t5 1-2 2 --- CLE J. Hegan V. Trucks -2% 68% Single to CF
t5 1-2 2 1-- O CLE H. Score V. Trucks 3% 71% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 8-9-1
b5 2-1 0 --- O CHW J. Brideweser H. Score -2% 69% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 2-1 1 --- O CHW V. Trucks H. Score -2% 67% Strikeout
b5 2-1 2 --- CHW J. Busby H. Score 2% 69% Ground-rule Double
b5 2-1 2 -2- CHW N. Fox H. Score 1% 70% Walk
b5 2-1 2 12- O CHW M. Minoso H. Score -4% 66% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 1-2-3
t6 1-2 0 --- O CLE G. Woodling V. Trucks 4% 70% Flyball: CF
t6 1-2 1 --- CLE B. Avila V. Trucks -4% 66% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t6 1-2 1 1-- O CLE A. Rosen V. Trucks 5% 70% Lineout: RF
t6 1-2 2 1-- O CLE L. Doby V. Trucks 4% 74% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 4-5-6
b6 2-1 0 --- O CHW G. Kell H. Score -2% 72% Groundout: 1B-P
b6 2-1 1 --- O CHW B. Nieman H. Score -2% 70% Strikeout Looking
b6 2-1 2 --- O CHW W. Dropo H. Score -1% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 5-6-7
Chico Carrasquel replaces Jim Brideweser playing SS batting 8th
t7 1-2 0 --- O CLE A. Smith V. Trucks 4% 74% Strikeout
Vic Wertz pinch hits for Joe Altobelli (1B) batting 6th
t7 1-2 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz V. Trucks 3% 77% Strikeout
t7 1-2 2 --- O CLE G. Strickland V. Trucks 2% 79% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 7-8-9
Vic Wertz moves from PH to 1B
b7 2-1 0 --- O CHW L. Moss H. Score -2% 77% Flyball: 2B
b7 2-1 1 --- O CHW C. Carrasquel H. Score -1% 76% Flyball: 2B
b7 2-1 2 --- O CHW V. Trucks H. Score -1% 75% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 8-9-1
Hal Naragon pinch hits for Jim Hegan (C) batting 8th
t8 1-2 0 --- O CLE H. Naragon V. Trucks 6% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
Dale Mitchell pinch hits for Herb Score (P) batting 9th
t8 1-2 1 --- O CLE D. Mitchell V. Trucks 4% 84% Groundout: P-1B
t8 1-2 2 --- O CLE G. Woodling V. Trucks 3% 87% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
Mike Garcia replaces Dale Mitchell (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Hal Naragon moves from PH to C
b8 2-1 0 --- CHW J. Busby M. Garcia 2% 89% Single to CF
b8 2-1 0 1-- O CHW N. Fox M. Garcia -2% 87% Bunt Groundout: C-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 2-1 1 1-- CHW M. Minoso M. Garcia 1% 88% Fox Steals 2B
b8 2-1 1 -2- CHW M. Minoso M. Garcia 1% 89% Intentional Walk
b8 2-1 1 12- O CHW G. Kell M. Garcia -2% 86% Strikeout
b8 2-1 2 12- CHW B. Nieman M. Garcia 1% 88% Single to 2B (Line Drive); Fox to 3B; Minoso to 2B
b8 2-1 2 123 RR CHW W. Dropo M. Garcia 10% 97% Double to LF; Nieman to 3B; Minoso Scores; Fox Scores
b8 4-1 2 -23 O CHW L. Moss M. Garcia -1% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 4.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, White Sox' Virgil Trucks facing 2-3-4
t9 1-4 0 --- O CLE B. Avila V. Trucks 2% 99% Strikeout
t9 1-4 1 --- CLE A. Rosen V. Trucks -3% 96% Double to CF (CF-RF)
t9 1-4 1 -2- O CLE L. Doby V. Trucks 3% 99% Strikeout
t9 1-4 2 -2- R CLE A. Smith V. Trucks -2% 96% Single to LF; Rosen Scores
Sandy Consuegra replaces Virgil Trucks pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-4 2 1-- CLE V. Wertz S. Consuegra -4% 93% Single to CF; Smith to 2B
Ralph Kiner pinch hits for George Strickland (SS) batting 7th
Hank Foiles pinch runs for Vic Wertz (1B) batting 6th
t9 2-4 2 12- O CLE R. Kiner S. Consuegra 7% 100% Strikeout
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 4.

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