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CLE
@CHW
2
3
NYY
@KCA
3
0
BOS
@LAA
12
6
BAL
@MIN
5
2
DET
@WSA
6
0
LAD
@CIN
7
2
MLN
@PHI
4
9
MLN
@PHI
9
4
CHC
@PIT
0
1
SFG
@STL
3
7
Friday, August 25, 1961,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 32,211, Time of Game: 2:20
Indians
2
64-63
 Lost 2 
5th, 20 GB
at White Sox
3
65-62
 Won 1 
4th, 19 GB
W: Juan Pizarro (10-5)
L: Gary Bell (8-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  0    2  6  0
White Sox       0  1  2   0  0  0   0  0  X    3  7  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Temple 2B 4 1 0 0 1 3 .272 .701 -0.133 1.46 0.033 -0.165 -0.7 1 4
Jim Piersall CF 2 0 1 0 1 1 .330 .845 0.018 0.95 0.054 -0.036 0.2 1 0
   Don Dillard CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .797 -0.031 1.25 0.000 -0.031 -0.2 0 0
   Willie Kirkland PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .778 -0.053 2.12 0.000 -0.053 -0.2
Bob Nieman LF 5 0 2 1 0 2 .404 .995 0.069 1.15 0.159 -0.090 1.0 2 0 2B
Chuck Essegian RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 .301 .915 -0.029 1.66 0.087 -0.116 -0.6 3 0
John Romano C 2 1 1 1 2 1 .303 .882 0.206 1.86 0.242 -0.037 1.7 3 0 HR
Bubba Phillips 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 .269 .738 -0.058 2.30 0.041 -0.099 -0.8 1 3 SH
Vic Power 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 .255 .650 0.032 1.81 0.073 -0.042 0.2 10 0 IW
Woodie Held SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .797 -0.274 2.56 0.000 -0.274 -1.5 3 3
Gary Bell P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .133 .309 -0.110 1.43 0.000 -0.110 -0.8 0 0
   Mike de la Hoz PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .260 .672 -0.176 6.96 0.000 -0.176 -0.8
   Frank Funk P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 .192 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 6 2 6 13 .188 .628 -0.539 1.83 0.689 -1.229 -2.5 24 10
2B: B Nieman (4, off J Pizarro).
HR: J Romano (19, off J Pizarro; 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep CF).
SH: B Phillips (7, off J Pizarro).
IBB: V Power (5, by J Pizarro).
TB: J Romano 4; B Nieman 3; V Power; J Piersall; C Essegian.
RBI: B Nieman (8); J Romano (68).
2-out RBI: B Nieman.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Phillips-V Power; J Temple-W Held-V Power.

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Floyd Robinson RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .302 .836 -0.034 0.76 0.035 -0.069 -0.5 2 0 GDP
Nellie Fox 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .617 -0.063 0.81 0.000 -0.063 -0.7 4 0 SH
Jim Landis CF 3 1 1 0 1 1 .284 .823 0.004 0.69 0.052 -0.047 -0.1 1 0 2B
Roy Sievers 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .302 .943 -0.057 0.87 0.018 -0.075 -0.6 2 0
   J.C. Martin 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .637 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Minnie Minoso LF 3 0 2 1 0 0 .273 .781 0.109 0.98 0.143 -0.033 1.2 4 0 HBP
Al Smith 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 .271 .842 0.097 1.00 0.133 -0.035 1.1 1 1
   Andy Carey 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .735 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Luis Aparicio SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .669 -0.147 1.13 0.000 -0.147 -1.8 0 2 GDP
Sherm Lollar C 3 0 2 1 0 0 .282 .748 0.113 0.74 0.124 -0.011 1.2 13 0
Juan Pizarro P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .534 -0.061 0.81 0.000 -0.061 -0.8 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 7 3 3 3 .250 .629 -0.039 0.86 0.505 -0.541 -1.0 27 3
2B: J Landis (15, off G Bell).
SH: N Fox (10, off G Bell).
HBP: M Minoso (13, by G Bell).
TB: S Lollar 2; M Minoso 2; J Landis 2; A Smith; R Sievers.
GIDP: L Aparicio (7); F Robinson (3).
RBI: S Lollar (33); M Minoso (64); A Smith (68).
2-out RBI: S Lollar; A Smith; M Minoso.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 9.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gary Bell, L (8-14) 7 6 3 3 3 2 0 4.50 29 52 0.009 0.92 0.5
Frank Funk 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.04 4 0 0 0.031 0.43 0.5
Team Totals 8 7 3 3 3 3 0 3.38 33 52 0 0 0.040 0.86 1.0

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Juan Pizarro, W (10-5) 9 6 2 2 6 13 1 3.03 39 74 0.539 1.83 2.5
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 6 13 1 2.00 39 74 0.539 1.83 2.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: G Bell (6; M Minoso).
IBB: J Pizarro (1; V Power).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Joe Linsalata, 1B - Frank Umont, 2B - Bob Stewart, 3B - Charlie Berry.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Chicago White Sox
1 Johnny Temple 2B 1 Floyd Robinson RF
2 Jim Piersall CF 2 Nellie Fox 2B
3 Bob Nieman LF 3 Jim Landis CF
4 Chuck Essegian RF 4 Roy Sievers 1B
5 John Romano C 5 Minnie Minoso LF
6 Bubba Phillips 3B 6 Al Smith 3B
7 Vic Power 1B 7 Luis Aparicio SS
8 Woodie Held SS 8 Sherm Lollar C
9 Gary Bell P 9 Juan Pizarro P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 2-3 2 123 O CLE M. de la Hoz J. Pizarro 18% 87% Strikeout
t8 2-3 1 123 O CLE W. Held J. Pizarro 17% 69% Popfly: 2B
t8 2-3 0 1-- CLE J. Romano J. Pizarro -13% 53% Walk; Essegian to 2B
t5 1-3 2 1-- R CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro -12% 66% Double to LF; Temple Scores
b2 0-0 0 12- OO CHW L. Aparicio G. Bell -11% 53% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B; Smith to 2B

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' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Temple J. Pizarro 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 --- CLE J. Piersall J. Pizarro -2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro -4% 46% Single to LF; Piersall to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- O CLE C. Essegian J. Pizarro 4% 51% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 12- CLE J. Romano J. Pizarro -3% 48% Walk; Piersall to 3B; Nieman to 2B
t1 0-0 2 123 O CLE B. Phillips J. Pizarro 7% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CHW F. Robinson G. Bell 4% 58% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- O CHW N. Fox G. Bell -2% 57% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Robinson to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O CHW J. Landis G. Bell -3% 53% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 -2- O CHW R. Sievers G. Bell -3% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 7-8-9
t2 0-0 0 --- O CLE V. Power J. Pizarro 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 1 --- O CLE W. Held J. Pizarro 2% 54% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 --- O CLE G. Bell J. Pizarro 1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- CHW M. Minoso G. Bell 4% 59% Hit By Pitch
b2 0-0 0 1-- CHW A. Smith G. Bell 6% 64% Walk; Minoso to 2B
b2 0-0 0 12- OO CHW L. Aparicio G. Bell -11% 53% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B; Smith to 2B
b2 0-0 2 -2- R CHW S. Lollar G. Bell 10% 63% Single to CF; Smith Scores
b2 1-0 2 1-- O CHW J. Pizarro G. Bell -2% 61% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 1.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
t3 0-1 0 --- O CLE J. Temple J. Pizarro 3% 64% Flyball: CF
t3 0-1 1 --- CLE J. Piersall J. Pizarro -3% 61% Single to CF
t3 0-1 1 1-- O CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro 3% 64% Strikeout
t3 0-1 2 1-- O CLE C. Essegian J. Pizarro 3% 67% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- O CHW F. Robinson G. Bell -2% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-0 1 --- O CHW N. Fox G. Bell -1% 64% Flyball: RF
b3 1-0 2 --- CHW J. Landis G. Bell 1% 65% Walk
b3 1-0 2 1-- CHW R. Sievers G. Bell 2% 66% Single to LF; Landis to 2B
b3 1-0 2 12- R CHW M. Minoso G. Bell 10% 76% Single to CF; Landis Scores; Sievers to 2B
b3 2-0 2 12- R CHW A. Smith G. Bell 8% 84% Single to CF; Sievers Scores; Minoso to 2B
b3 3-0 2 12- O CHW L. Aparicio G. Bell -2% 82% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, White Sox 3.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 5-6-7
t4 0-3 0 --- R CLE J. Romano J. Pizarro -8% 73% Home Run (Deep CF)
t4 1-3 0 --- O CLE B. Phillips J. Pizarro 3% 76% Flyball: LF
t4 1-3 1 --- O CLE V. Power J. Pizarro 2% 78% Foul Flyball: 3B
t4 1-3 2 --- O CLE W. Held J. Pizarro 1% 79% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Gary Bell facing 8-9-1
b4 3-1 0 --- CHW S. Lollar G. Bell 2% 81% Single to CF
b4 3-1 0 1-- O CHW J. Pizarro G. Bell -2% 79% Flyball: RF
b4 3-1 1 1-- OO CHW F. Robinson G. Bell -4% 76% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, White Sox 3.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 9-1-2
t5 1-3 0 --- O CLE G. Bell J. Pizarro 3% 78% Strikeout
t5 1-3 1 --- CLE J. Temple J. Pizarro -3% 75% Walk
t5 1-3 1 1-- O CLE J. Piersall J. Pizarro 4% 79% Strikeout Looking
t5 1-3 2 1-- R CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro -12% 66% Double to LF; Temple Scores
t5 2-3 2 -2- O CLE C. Essegian J. Pizarro 5% 71% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 2-3-4
Don Dillard replaces Jim Piersall playing CF batting 2nd
b5 3-2 0 --- O CHW N. Fox G. Bell -2% 69% Popfly: SS
b5 3-2 1 --- CHW J. Landis G. Bell 4% 73% Double to SS
b5 3-2 1 -2- O CHW R. Sievers G. Bell -3% 70% Flyball: LF
b5 3-2 2 -2- O CHW M. Minoso G. Bell -3% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 5-6-7
t6 2-3 0 --- O CLE J. Romano J. Pizarro 4% 70% Strikeout
t6 2-3 1 --- CLE B. Phillips J. Pizarro -4% 66% Walk
t6 2-3 1 1-- CLE V. Power J. Pizarro -6% 60% Single to CF; Phillips to 2B
t6 2-3 1 12- O CLE W. Held J. Pizarro 7% 67% Flyball: RF
t6 2-3 2 12- O CLE G. Bell J. Pizarro 7% 74% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 6-7-8
b6 3-2 0 --- O CHW A. Smith G. Bell -2% 72% Strikeout
b6 3-2 1 --- O CHW L. Aparicio G. Bell -2% 71% Lineout: 1B
b6 3-2 2 --- O CHW S. Lollar G. Bell -1% 70% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
t7 2-3 0 --- O CLE J. Temple J. Pizarro 4% 74% Strikeout
t7 2-3 1 --- O CLE D. Dillard J. Pizarro 3% 77% Strikeout
t7 2-3 2 --- O CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro 2% 79% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 9-1-2
b7 3-2 0 --- O CHW J. Pizarro G. Bell -2% 77% Strikeout
b7 3-2 1 --- O CHW F. Robinson G. Bell -1% 76% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 3-2 2 --- O CHW N. Fox G. Bell -1% 75% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 4-5-6
t8 2-3 0 --- CLE C. Essegian J. Pizarro -9% 66% Single to LF
t8 2-3 0 1-- CLE J. Romano J. Pizarro -13% 53% Walk; Essegian to 2B
t8 2-3 0 12- O CLE B. Phillips J. Pizarro 0% 53% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Essegian to 3B; Romano to 2B
t8 2-3 1 -23 CLE V. Power J. Pizarro -1% 52% Intentional Walk
t8 2-3 1 123 O CLE W. Held J. Pizarro 17% 69% Popfly: 2B
Mike de la Hoz pinch hits for Gary Bell (P) batting 9th
t8 2-3 2 123 O CLE M. de la Hoz J. Pizarro 18% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Frank Funk facing 3-4-5
Frank Funk replaces Mike de la Hoz (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 3-2 0 --- O CHW J. Landis F. Funk -1% 86% Strikeout
b8 3-2 1 --- O CHW R. Sievers F. Funk -1% 85% Popfly: 2B
b8 3-2 2 --- CHW M. Minoso F. Funk 1% 85% Single to CF
b8 3-2 2 1-- O CHW A. Smith F. Funk -1% 84% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
J.C. Martin replaces Roy Sievers playing 1B batting 4th
Andy Carey replaces Al Smith playing 3B batting 6th
t9 2-3 0 --- O CLE J. Temple J. Pizarro 7% 91% Strikeout Looking
Willie Kirkland pinch hits for Don Dillard (CF) batting 2nd
t9 2-3 1 --- O CLE W. Kirkland J. Pizarro 5% 96% Popfly: 2B
t9 2-3 2 --- O CLE B. Nieman J. Pizarro 4% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, White Sox 3.

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