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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
2
11
BOS
@NYY
5
4
 
(15)
DET
@SLB
3
7
PHA
@WSH
1
2
BRO
@BSN
3
8
STL
@CHC
7
5
 
(10)
PIT
@CIN
9
6
NYG
@PHI
7
1
Saturday, April 18, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: 10,000, Time of Game: 2:15
White Sox
2
1-3
 Lost 2 
5th, 2 GB
at Indians
11
3-1
 Won 2 
1st
W: Mel Harder (1-0)
L: Vic Frazier (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  1   0  1  0    2  9  3
Indians         0  0  1   2  3  3   0  2  X   11 14  3

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .231 .474 .308 .781 3 1
Mel Simons CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .294 .294 .353 .647 6 0
Carl Reynolds LF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .333 .444 .400 .844 4 0
Bob Fothergill RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0
Bill Cissell 2B 4 2 0 0 0 0 4 .176 .176 .176 .353 1 1
Willie Kamm 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .438 .438 .500 .938 3 1 CS
Luke Appling SS 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .133 .235 .133 .369 1 3
Bennie Tate C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .125 .125 .188 .313 5 0
Vic Frazier P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 1
   Jim Moore P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 1
   Johnny Watwood PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .286 .167 .452
Team Totals 36 2 9 2 3 1 39 .250 .308 .250 .558 24 8
TB: M Simons 2; W Kamm 2; L Appling 2; B Tate; V Frazier; B Fothergill.
RBI: L Appling 2 (2).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: L Appling (1); J Moore (2); V Frazier (1).
Baserunning
CS: W Kamm (1).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Burnett 3B 5 3 2 0 1 0 6 .211 .250 .263 .513 1 3 2B
Lew Fonseca 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .412 .474 .471 .944 12 2 HBP
Earl Averill CF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .421 .421 .684 1.105 2 0 SB
Johnny Hodapp 2B 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .333 .412 .333 .745 5 5
Bibb Falk RF 5 2 2 3 0 0 5 .385 .385 .538 .923 3 0 2B
Joe Vosmik LF 5 1 5 1 0 0 5 .714 .714 1.214 1.929 0 0 3B,3·2B
Bill Hunnefield SS 4 1 0 2 1 0 5 .308 .471 .385 .855 1 5 SB
Luke Sewell C 2 0 0 1 3 0 5 .500 .588 .714 1.303 1 1
Mel Harder P 5 0 1 1 0 2 5 .333 .333 .333 .667 2 0
Team Totals 39 11 14 10 6 3 46 .359 .457 .538 .995 27 16
2B: J Burnett (1); B Falk (2); J Vosmik 3 (5).
3B: J Vosmik (1).
HBP: L Fonseca (1).
TB: J Vosmik 10; J Burnett 3; B Falk 3; E Averill 2; J Hodapp; L Fonseca; M Harder.
RBI: B Falk 3 (3); B Hunnefield 2 (2); M Harder (1); L Sewell (5); E Averill (5); L Fonseca (2); J Vosmik (3).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Hunnefield-J Hodapp-L Fonseca 2.
E: B Hunnefield (3); J Burnett (2); J Hodapp (1).
Baserunning
SB: E Averill (1); B Hunnefield (2).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Frazier, L (0-1) 5 10 8 5 3 3 0 9.00 29 21
Jim Moore 3 4 3 2 3 0 0 6.00 17
Team Totals 8 14 11 7 6 3 0 7.88 46 21

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mel Harder, W (1-0) 9 9 2 1 3 1 0 0.77 39 61
Team Totals 9 9 2 1 3 1 0 1.00 39 61
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: V Frazier (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Ormsby.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 10,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Johnny Burnett 3B
2 Mel Simons CF 2 Lew Fonseca 1B
3 Carl Reynolds LF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Bob Fothergill RF 4 Johnny Hodapp 2B
5 Bill Cissell 2B 5 Bibb Falk RF
6 Willie Kamm 3B 6 Joe Vosmik LF
7 Luke Appling SS 7 Bill Hunnefield SS
8 Bennie Tate C 8 Luke Sewell C
9 Vic Frazier P 9 Mel Harder P

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