Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Aug 26, 1955, Senators at White Sox Play by Play and Box Score

Elliott, Kalb, MLB Network:From MLB Network’s launch on January 1, 2009—when I used baseballreference.com’s play...

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
10
0
NYY
@CLE
2
5
BOS
@DET
4
5
BAL
@KCA
2
3
CIN
@BRO
4
2
MLN
@NYG
7
1
STL
@PHI
4
1
CHC
@PIT
6
3
Friday, August 26, 1955,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 21,485, Time of Game: 2:05
Senators
10
44-78
 Won 2 
7th, 31 GB
at White Sox
0
75-50
 Lost 3 
3rd, 1½ GB
W: Pedro Ramos (4-4)
L: Dick Donovan (14-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        6  2  2   0  0  0   0  0  0   10 14  0
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  2  1

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 3 2 1 1 2 0 5 .219 .391 .362 .753 0.089 0.26 0.099 -0.010 0.9 0 4 HR
Pete Runnels 2B 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .277 .353 .336 .689 0.047 0.24 0.047 0.000 1.0 2 1
Mickey Vernon 1B 4 0 1 2 1 1 5 .291 .369 .438 .808 -0.027 0.35 0.013 -0.039 0.7 13 2
Roy Sievers LF 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .269 .372 .500 .872 0.065 0.28 0.066 -0.001 1.4 0 0 HR
Carlos Paula RF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .311 .348 .484 .832 0.105 0.36 0.107 -0.002 1.0 1 0
Clint Courtney C 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .324 .380 .429 .808 0.049 0.29 0.051 -0.002 -0.2 3 0
Tom Umphlett CF 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .203 .264 .258 .521 0.033 0.25 0.035 -0.002 0.0 4 0
Jose Valdivielso SS 5 0 1 3 0 0 5 .236 .267 .351 .618 0.106 0.31 0.108 -0.002 1.6 2 5 3B
Pedro Ramos P 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .100 .156 .100 .256 -0.015 0.08 0.001 -0.016 -1.0 2 2
Team Totals 40 10 14 10 5 4 45 .350 .422 .550 .972 0.452 0.27 0.527 -0.074 5.4 27 14
3B: J Valdivielso (5, off H Byrd).
HR: E Yost (6, off D Donovan, 1st inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF); R Sievers (22, off H Byrd, 2nd inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: R Sievers 6; E Yost 4; J Valdivielso 3; C Courtney 2; P Runnels 2; C Paula 2; P Ramos; T Umphlett; M Vernon.
RBI: J Valdivielso 3 (23); R Sievers 2 (84); M Vernon 2 (67); E Yost (35); C Courtney (34); C Paula (36).
2-out RBI: M Vernon 2.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 5 for 11.

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Chico Carrasquel SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .259 .342 .355 .697 -0.012 0.24 0.000 -0.012 -0.3 0 3
   Jim Brideweser SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .225 .244 .325 .569 0.000 0.01 0.000 0.000 -0.4 2 2
Nellie Fox 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .297 .356 .396 .753 -0.009 0.09 0.000 -0.009 -0.2 4 3 HBP
Minnie Minoso LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .286 .371 .418 .789 0.008 0.06 0.008 -0.001 0.0 2 0 2B
Jim Rivera RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .285 .374 .419 .792 -0.013 0.12 0.000 -0.013 -0.5 2 0
Bob Kennedy 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .261 .327 .389 .717 -0.007 0.07 0.000 -0.007 -0.9 1 1
Walt Dropo 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .296 .362 .479 .841 -0.005 0.07 0.000 -0.005 -0.6 10 0
Sherm Lollar C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259 .381 .427 .808 -0.002 0.08 0.000 -0.002 -0.1 1 0
   Les Moss C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .297 .366 .426 .792 -0.001 0.02 0.000 -0.001 -0.4 3 0
Jim Busby CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .241 .292 .348 .640 -0.002 0.03 0.000 -0.002 -0.5 2 0
Dick Donovan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .309 .241 .550 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Harry Byrd P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .106 .125 .106 .231 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Sandy Consuegra P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .125 .125 .125 .250 -0.002 0.03 0.000 -0.002 -0.5 0 3
Team Totals 29 0 2 0 2 3 32 .069 .156 .103 .260 -0.045 0.07 0.008 -0.054 -4.6 27 12
2B: M Minoso (21, off P Ramos).
HBP: N Fox (16, by P Ramos).
TB: M Minoso 2; J Rivera.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Brideweser-W Dropo.
E: M Minoso (5).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Pedro Ramos, W (4-4) 9 2 0 0 2 3 0 3.05 32 84 0.047 0.07 4.6
Team Totals 9 2 0 0 2 3 0 0.00 32 84 0.047 0.07 4.6

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dick Donovan, L (14-5) 0.1 5 5 5 0 0 1 2.89 6 21 -0.288 1.19 -3.4
Harry Byrd 2.1 4 5 5 3 1 1 4.68 14 2 2 -0.155 0.33 -3.8
Sandy Consuegra 6.1 5 0 0 2 3 0 2.80 25 3 2 -0.010 0.01 1.8
Team Totals 9 14 10 10 5 4 2 10.00 45 21 5 4 -0.453 0.27 -5.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: P Ramos (8; N Fox).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Nestor Chylak, 1B - Charlie Berry, 2B - Bill McKinley, 3B - Red Flaherty.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 21,485.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Chicago White Sox
1 Eddie Yost 3B 1 Chico Carrasquel SS
2 Pete Runnels 2B 2 Nellie Fox 2B
3 Mickey Vernon 1B 3 Minnie Minoso LF
4 Roy Sievers LF 4 Jim Rivera RF
5 Carlos Paula RF 5 Bob Kennedy 3B
6 Clint Courtney C 6 Walt Dropo 1B
7 Tom Umphlett CF 7 Sherm Lollar C
8 Jose Valdivielso SS 8 Jim Busby CF
9 Pedro Ramos P 9 Dick Donovan P

Win Probability Chart

Explanation of WPA  · Mouse over chart for play descriptions  · See below chart for tools  · Direct Link in URL Bar

Clear Chart
Big Plays
Scoring Plays
Fix Chart in View While Scrolling

Hold mouse over play on chart to see description of play.
Leverage is shown below the chart Low to High.

Top 5 Plays

View Pitches · wWE and wWPA Explanation
Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 3-0 1 123 RRR WSH J. Valdivielso H. Byrd 11% 93% Triple to CF; Umphlett Scores; Courtney Scores; Paula Scores
t1 1-0 1 12- R WSH C. Paula D. Donovan 11% 74% Single to CF; Sievers to 3B; Runnels Scores
t1 0-0 0 --- R WSH E. Yost D. Donovan 10% 60% Home Run
t1 2-0 1 1-3 R WSH C. Courtney D. Donovan 5% 79% Single to RF; Paula to 2B; Sievers Scores
t1 3-0 1 12- WSH T. Umphlett H. Byrd 3% 82% Walk; Paula to 3B; Courtney to 2B

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, White Sox' Dick Donovan facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- R WSH E. Yost D. Donovan 10% 60% Home Run
t1 1-0 0 --- WSH P. Runnels D. Donovan 3% 63% Single to LF
t1 1-0 0 1-- O WSH M. Vernon D. Donovan -3% 60% Flyball: LF
t1 1-0 1 1-- WSH R. Sievers D. Donovan 3% 63% Single to CF; Runnels to 2B
t1 1-0 1 12- R WSH C. Paula D. Donovan 11% 74% Single to CF; Sievers to 3B; Runnels Scores
t1 2-0 1 1-3 R WSH C. Courtney D. Donovan 5% 79% Single to RF; Paula to 2B; Sievers Scores
Harry Byrd replaces Dick Donovan pitching and batting 9th
t1 3-0 1 12- WSH T. Umphlett H. Byrd 3% 82% Walk; Paula to 3B; Courtney to 2B
t1 3-0 1 123 RRR WSH J. Valdivielso H. Byrd 11% 93% Triple to CF; Umphlett Scores; Courtney Scores; Paula Scores
t1 6-0 1 --3 O WSH P. Ramos H. Byrd -2% 91% Strikeout
t1 6-0 2 --3 O WSH E. Yost H. Byrd -1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
6 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 6, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-6, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 1-2-3
b1 0-6 0 --- O CHW C. Carrasquel P. Ramos 1% 92% Strikeout
b1 0-6 1 --- O CHW N. Fox P. Ramos 1% 92% Flyball: CF
b1 0-6 2 --- CHW M. Minoso P. Ramos -1% 92% Walk
b1 0-6 2 1-- O CHW J. Rivera P. Ramos 1% 93% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 6, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Ahead 6-0, White Sox' Harry Byrd facing 2-3-4
t2 6-0 0 --- WSH P. Runnels H. Byrd 1% 94% Single to LF; Runnels to 2B/Adv on E7
t2 6-0 0 -2- O WSH M. Vernon H. Byrd -1% 93% Flyball: RF
t2 6-0 1 -2- RR WSH R. Sievers H. Byrd 3% 97% Home Run; Runnels Scores
t2 8-0 1 --- O WSH C. Paula H. Byrd -0% 97% Flyball: 2B
t2 8-0 2 --- O WSH C. Courtney H. Byrd -0% 97% Foul Flyball: 3B
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Senators 8, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-8, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 5-6-7
b2 0-8 0 --- O CHW B. Kennedy P. Ramos 1% 97% Groundout: P-1B
b2 0-8 1 --- O CHW W. Dropo P. Ramos 0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-8 2 --- O CHW S. Lollar P. Ramos 0% 98% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 8, White Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Ahead 8-0, White Sox' Harry Byrd facing 7-8-9
Les Moss replaces Sherm Lollar playing C batting 7th
t3 8-0 0 --- O WSH T. Umphlett H. Byrd -0% 97% Flyball: CF
t3 8-0 1 --- O WSH J. Valdivielso H. Byrd -0% 97% Flyball: RF
t3 8-0 2 --- WSH P. Ramos H. Byrd 0% 97% Single to LF
t3 8-0 2 1-- WSH E. Yost H. Byrd 0% 98% Walk; Ramos to 2B
t3 8-0 2 12- WSH P. Runnels H. Byrd 0% 98% Walk; Ramos to 3B; Yost to 2B
Sandy Consuegra replaces Harry Byrd pitching and batting 9th
t3 8-0 2 123 RR WSH M. Vernon S. Consuegra 1% 99% Single to CF; Runnels to 2B; Yost Scores; Ramos Scores
t3 10-0 2 12- O WSH R. Sievers S. Consuegra -0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 8-9-1
b3 0-10 0 --- O CHW J. Busby P. Ramos 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 0-10 1 --- O CHW S. Consuegra P. Ramos 0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
b3 0-10 2 --- O CHW C. Carrasquel P. Ramos 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 5-6-7
t4 10-0 0 --- O WSH C. Paula S. Consuegra -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
t4 10-0 1 --- O WSH C. Courtney S. Consuegra -0% 99% Flyball: LF
t4 10-0 2 --- WSH T. Umphlett S. Consuegra 0% 99% Single to RF
t4 10-0 2 1-- O WSH J. Valdivielso S. Consuegra -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 2-3-4
b4 0-10 0 --- O CHW N. Fox P. Ramos 0% 99% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 0-10 1 --- CHW M. Minoso P. Ramos -0% 99% Double to CF
b4 0-10 1 -2- O CHW J. Rivera P. Ramos 0% 99% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 0-10 2 -2- O CHW B. Kennedy P. Ramos 0% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 9-1-2
t5 10-0 0 --- O WSH P. Ramos S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 10-0 1 --- WSH E. Yost S. Consuegra 0% 100% Walk
t5 10-0 1 1-- O WSH P. Runnels S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: P-1B; Yost to 2B
t5 10-0 2 -2- WSH M. Vernon S. Consuegra 0% 100% Walk
t5 10-0 2 12- O WSH R. Sievers S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 6-7-8
b5 0-10 0 --- O CHW W. Dropo P. Ramos 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b5 0-10 1 --- O CHW L. Moss P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-10 2 --- O CHW J. Busby P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 5-6-7
Jim Brideweser replaces Chico Carrasquel playing SS batting 1st
t6 10-0 0 --- O WSH C. Paula S. Consuegra -0% 100% Flyball: 2B
t6 10-0 1 --- WSH C. Courtney S. Consuegra 0% 100% Single to CF
t6 10-0 1 1-- O WSH T. Umphlett S. Consuegra -0% 100% Strikeout
t6 10-0 2 1-- O WSH J. Valdivielso S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 9-1-2
b6 0-10 0 --- O CHW S. Consuegra P. Ramos 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
b6 0-10 1 --- O CHW J. Brideweser P. Ramos 0% 100% Strikeout
b6 0-10 2 --- O CHW N. Fox P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 9-1-2
t7 10-0 0 --- O WSH P. Ramos S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 10-0 1 --- O WSH E. Yost S. Consuegra 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 10-0 2 --- O WSH P. Runnels S. Consuegra -0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 3-4-5
b7 0-10 0 --- O CHW M. Minoso P. Ramos 0% 100% Lineout: 1B
b7 0-10 1 --- O CHW J. Rivera P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 0-10 2 --- CHW B. Kennedy P. Ramos -0% 100% Walk
b7 0-10 2 1-- O CHW W. Dropo P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 3-4-5
t8 10-0 0 --- O WSH M. Vernon S. Consuegra -0% 100% Strikeout
t8 10-0 1 --- WSH R. Sievers S. Consuegra 0% 100% Single to CF
t8 10-0 1 1-- WSH C. Paula S. Consuegra 0% 100% Single to LF; Sievers to 2B
t8 10-0 1 12- OO WSH C. Courtney S. Consuegra -0% 100% Line Drive Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 7-8-9
b8 0-10 0 --- O CHW L. Moss P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 0-10 1 --- O CHW J. Busby P. Ramos 0% 100% Flyball: SS
b8 0-10 2 --- O CHW S. Consuegra P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Top of the 9th, Senators Batting, Ahead 10-0, White Sox' Sandy Consuegra facing 7-8-9
t9 10-0 0 --- O WSH T. Umphlett S. Consuegra 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 10-0 1 --- O WSH J. Valdivielso S. Consuegra 0% 100% Groundout: P-2B-1B
t9 10-0 2 --- O WSH P. Ramos S. Consuegra 0% 100% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-10, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 1-2-3
b9 0-10 0 --- O CHW J. Brideweser P. Ramos 0% 100% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b9 0-10 1 --- CHW N. Fox P. Ramos -0% 100% Hit By Pitch
b9 0-10 1 1-- O CHW M. Minoso P. Ramos 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b9 0-10 2 1-- CHW J. Rivera P. Ramos 0% 100% Single to RF; Fox to 2B
b9 0-10 2 12- O CHW B. Kennedy P. Ramos 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 10, White Sox 0.

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:CHA195508260
BackToBaseball.com Game Playback

  • Score- The score from the perspective of the batting team.
  • RoB- This gives the baserunner (Runners on Base) configuration at the start of the play. "1-3" would mean runners on first and third. Clicking on this will show the defensive players and baserunners on the field for this play.
  • Pit- When available, the number of pitches in this plate appearance. Clicking on this number will show the sequence of pitches thrown including, when available, things like runner going, ball blocked, attempted pickoffs and the like. We believe this data to be as accurate as humanly possible, but there are going to be some errors in the data, so please take it with a grain of salt. Clicking on this will show the defensive players and baserunners on the field for this play.
  • R/O- This has a "O" for every out on the play and an "R" for every run that scored on the play. Some plays will have both in no particular order.
  • Batter- The batter at the plate when this play occurred. If the play is a baserunning event, then the batter's name will be repeated as indicated by quotes.
  • Pitcher- The pitcher on the mound when this play occurred.
  • wWPA- Winning Team's Win Probability Added. The amount that this play increased or decreased the eventual winning team's probability of winning the game. More About Win Probability Added
  • wWE- Winning Team's Win Expectancy. The probability of the eventual winning team winning the game prior to this play given two average teams playing each other. More About Win Probability Added
  • Play Detail- This is an explanation of the play that occurred. In some cases, batted ball location and type will be indicated within parentheses. Again, these are best efforts to the record the game as it happened. Also, plays made on the baserunners (including the batter as a baserunner) will be indicated in parentheses after the baserunner's name. Advancement of baserunners is given in cases where the advancement is not easily deduced or obvious from the play. For example, advancement for a walk will not be given, but for a single or double it will be given.

Please report any issues or strangeness you see with the description of plays given above. We have tested several hundred different types of plays, but, in all likelihood, there are still some errors or misinterpretations of the play-by-play data.

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.