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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
10
3
BOS
@CLE
7
3
WSH
@DET
5
7
PHA
@SLB
5
6
PIT
@BRO
4
6
PIT
@BRO
3
5
CIN
@BSN
8
5
CIN
@BSN
6
11
CHC
@NYG
0
2
CHC
@NYG
14
10
STL
@PHI
4
2
STL
@PHI
4
2
Wednesday, June 24, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:50
Red Sox
7
23-34
 Won 1 
5th, 19½ GB
at Indians
3
30-31
 Lost 1 
4th, 14½ GB
W: Wilcy Moore (4-4)
L: Mel Harder (5-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  1  0   2  0  0   0  0  4    7  8  1
Indians         0  0  1   0  0  1   0  0  1    3  6  2

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jack Rothrock LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .275 .341 .354 .696 -0.080 0.60 0.000 -0.080 -1.2 0 0
Bill Sweeney 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .295 .319 .375 .694 -0.037 0.57 0.024 -0.062 -0.4 21 0 CS
Hal Rhyne SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .279 .338 .381 .719 0.019 0.94 0.069 -0.051 0.2 2 6
Earl Webb RF 2 3 0 0 2 0 4 .358 .447 .618 1.065 0.054 1.08 0.118 -0.064 0.4 0 0 GDP
Otis Miller 2B 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .293 .310 .317 .627 0.092 1.23 0.110 -0.018 1.1 2 8 SH
Urbane Pickering 3B 3 1 0 1 1 1 4 .267 .315 .422 .737 -0.140 1.43 0.043 -0.183 -1.3 0 4 GDP
Charlie Berry C 4 1 3 5 0 0 4 .323 .380 .538 .919 0.269 1.34 0.291 -0.022 3.9 2 1 3B
Tom Oliver CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .256 .281 .368 .649 -0.057 0.48 0.004 -0.061 -0.6 0 0
Wilcy Moore P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .200 .200 .250 .450 -0.072 0.68 0.001 -0.073 -0.6 0 4 2B
Team Totals 33 7 8 7 3 4 37 .242 .306 .333 .639 0.048 0.91 0.660 -0.614 1.6 27 23
2B: W Moore (1, off F Thomas).
3B: C Berry (2, off F Thomas).
SH: O Miller (3, off M Harder).
TB: C Berry 5; O Miller 2; W Moore 2; H Rhyne; B Sweeney.
GIDP: E Webb (); U Pickering ().
RBI: C Berry 5 (23); T Oliver (36); U Pickering (32).
2-out RBI: C Berry 2.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. O Miller-H Rhyne-B Sweeney.
E: U Pickering (7).
Baserunning
CS: B Sweeney (7, 2nd base by M Harder/G Myatt).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Burnett SS 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .291 .346 .406 .752 0.066 1.13 0.090 -0.023 0.6 1 2
   Jonah Goldman SS 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .115 .169 .131 .300 0.057 1.94 0.057 0.000 0.4 1 5
   Charlie Jamieson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .364 .391 .455 .846 -0.056 3.35 0.000 -0.056 -0.2
   Fay Thomas P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .214 .154 .368 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Bibb Falk RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .275 .331 .404 .734 -0.197 2.08 0.000 -0.197 -1.3 2 0 SH,GDP
Earl Averill CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .359 .415 .562 .976 -0.063 1.06 0.011 -0.074 -0.2 2 0
Ed Morgan 1B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .379 .460 .614 1.075 -0.033 1.09 0.061 -0.094 -0.3 15 0
Joe Vosmik LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .322 .344 .490 .834 -0.093 0.99 0.000 -0.093 -0.9 0 0
Johnny Hodapp 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .292 .333 .350 .683 -0.142 1.03 0.005 -0.146 -0.2 2 4 2B
Willie Kamm 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .274 .369 .363 .732 -0.067 0.76 0.010 -0.078 -0.4 0 3
Glenn Myatt C 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .283 .377 .434 .811 -0.061 1.19 0.041 -0.102 -0.6 4 3
Mel Harder P 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .321 .321 .357 .679 0.063 1.55 0.087 -0.024 0.4 0 1 2B,SH
   Dick Porter PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .301 .367 .382 .749 0.071 1.97 0.071 0.000 0.3
   George Detore SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .367 .396 .763 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 31 3 6 3 2 1 35 .194 .242 .258 .500 -0.455 1.30 0.433 -0.887 -2.5 27 19
2B: M Harder (1, off W Moore); J Hodapp (8, off W Moore).
SH: M Harder (1, off W Moore); B Falk (1, off W Moore).
TB: J Hodapp 2; M Harder 2; D Porter; W Kamm; J Burnett; E Averill.
GIDP: B Falk ().
RBI: E Averill (52); J Hodapp (26); J Burnett (19).
2-out RBI: J Hodapp.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 3 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Burnett-J Hodapp-E Morgan; J Hodapp-J Goldman-E Morgan.
E: J Hodapp (14); G Detore (8).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wilcy Moore, W (4-4) 9 6 3 3 2 1 0 3.11 35 62 0.453 1.30 2.5
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 2 1 0 3.00 35 62 0.453 1.30 2.5

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mel Harder, L (5-3) 8 5 3 3 2 3 0 3.80 29 61 0.127 0.96 1.8
Fay Thomas 1 3 4 2 1 1 0 4.99 8 0 0 -0.174 0.72 -3.4
Team Totals 9 8 7 5 3 4 0 5.00 37 61 0 0 -0.047 0.91 -1.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Bick Campbell.
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Jack Rothrock LF 1 Johnny Burnett SS
2 Bill Sweeney 1B 2 Bibb Falk RF
3 Hal Rhyne SS 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Earl Webb RF 4 Ed Morgan 1B
5 Otis Miller 2B 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Urbane Pickering 3B 6 Johnny Hodapp 2B
7 Charlie Berry C 7 Willie Kamm 3B
8 Tom Oliver CF 8 Glenn Myatt C
9 Wilcy Moore P 9 Mel Harder P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 1-1 2 -23 RR BOS C. Berry M. Harder 18% 68% Single; Rhyne Scores; Webb Scores
b8 2-3 2 -2- O CLE B. Falk W. Moore 10% 81% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 3-2 1 123 RRR BOS C. Berry F. Thomas 10% 99% Triple to CF; Webb Scores/unER; Miller Scores; Pickering Scores
b3 0-1 1 -2- R CLE J. Burnett W. Moore -9% 44% Single to LF; Myatt Scores
t4 1-1 1 -23 O BOS U. Pickering M. Harder -9% 51% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BOS J. Rothrock M. Harder -2% 48% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- BOS B. Sweeney M. Harder 2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O BOS H. Rhyne M. Harder -3% 47% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O BOS E. Webb M. Harder -2% 45% Sweeney Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Burnett W. Moore 2% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Falk W. Moore 2% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O CLE E. Averill W. Moore 1% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- BOS E. Webb M. Harder 4% 54% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- BOS O. Miller M. Harder 8% 62% Single (CF-RF); Webb to 3B
t2 0-0 0 1-3 ROO BOS U. Pickering M. Harder -6% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Webb Scores
t2 1-0 2 --- BOS C. Berry M. Harder 1% 57% Single to CF
t2 1-0 2 1-- O BOS T. Oliver M. Harder -2% 54% Foul Flyball: C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- CLE E. Morgan W. Moore -6% 48% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball); Morgan to 2B
b2 0-1 0 -2- O CLE J. Vosmik W. Moore 2% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B; Morgan to 3B
b2 0-1 1 --3 O CLE J. Hodapp W. Moore 7% 57% Fielder's Choice SS; Morgan out at Hm/SS-C
b2 0-1 2 1-- O CLE W. Kamm W. Moore 3% 60% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 9-1-2
t3 1-0 0 --- O BOS W. Moore M. Harder -2% 58% Groundout: P-1B
t3 1-0 1 --- O BOS J. Rothrock M. Harder -2% 56% Strikeout
t3 1-0 2 --- O BOS B. Sweeney M. Harder -1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- CLE G. Myatt W. Moore -4% 51% Walk
b3 0-1 0 1-- O CLE M. Harder W. Moore 2% 53% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Myatt to 2B
b3 0-1 1 -2- R CLE J. Burnett W. Moore -9% 44% Single to LF; Myatt Scores
b3 1-1 1 1-- OO CLE B. Falk W. Moore 6% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Mel Harder facing 3-4-5
t4 1-1 0 --- BOS H. Rhyne M. Harder 4% 54% Single to RF
t4 1-1 0 1-- BOS E. Webb M. Harder 6% 60% Walk; Rhyne to 2B
t4 1-1 0 12- O BOS O. Miller M. Harder -1% 60% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Rhyne to 3B; Webb to 2B
t4 1-1 1 -23 O BOS U. Pickering M. Harder -9% 51% Strikeout
t4 1-1 2 -23 RR BOS C. Berry M. Harder 18% 68% Single; Rhyne Scores; Webb Scores
Jonah Goldman replaces Johnny Burnett playing SS batting 1st
t4 3-1 2 1-- O BOS T. Oliver M. Harder -2% 66% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 3-4-5
b4 1-3 0 --- O CLE E. Averill W. Moore 3% 69% Strikeout
b4 1-3 1 --- O CLE E. Morgan W. Moore 2% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 1-3 2 --- O CLE J. Vosmik W. Moore 1% 73% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Mel Harder facing 9-1-2
t5 3-1 0 --- O BOS W. Moore M. Harder -2% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 3-1 1 --- O BOS J. Rothrock M. Harder -2% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 3-1 2 --- O BOS B. Sweeney M. Harder -1% 68% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 6-7-8
b5 1-3 0 --- O CLE J. Hodapp W. Moore 3% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-3 1 --- O CLE W. Kamm W. Moore 2% 74% Groundout: P-1B
b5 1-3 2 --- O CLE G. Myatt W. Moore 2% 76% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Mel Harder facing 3-4-5
t6 3-1 0 --- BOS H. Rhyne M. Harder 3% 78% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball)
t6 3-1 0 1-- OO BOS E. Webb M. Harder -6% 72% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t6 3-1 2 --- O BOS O. Miller M. Harder -1% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 9-1-2
b6 1-3 0 --- CLE M. Harder W. Moore -9% 62% Double to LF
b6 1-3 0 -2- CLE J. Goldman W. Moore -6% 57% Walk
b6 1-3 0 12- O CLE B. Falk W. Moore 2% 58% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Harder to 3B; Goldman to 2B
b6 1-3 1 -23 RO CLE E. Averill W. Moore 3% 61% Groundout: 2B-1B; Harder Scores; Goldman stays at 2B
b6 2-3 2 -2- O CLE E. Morgan W. Moore 6% 67% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 2.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Mel Harder facing 6-7-8
t7 3-2 0 --- O BOS U. Pickering M. Harder -3% 64% Flyball: CF
t7 3-2 1 --- O BOS C. Berry M. Harder -2% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 3-2 2 --- O BOS T. Oliver M. Harder -2% 61% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 5-6-7
b7 2-3 0 --- O CLE J. Vosmik W. Moore 5% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 2-3 1 --- O CLE J. Hodapp W. Moore 4% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-3 2 --- O CLE W. Kamm W. Moore 3% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 2.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Mel Harder facing 9-1-2
t8 3-2 0 --- O BOS W. Moore M. Harder -3% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 3-2 1 --- O BOS J. Rothrock M. Harder -2% 67% Foul Flyball: C
t8 3-2 2 --- O BOS B. Sweeney M. Harder -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 8-9-1
b8 2-3 0 --- O CLE G. Myatt W. Moore 7% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
Dick Porter pinch hits for Mel Harder (P) batting 9th
b8 2-3 1 --- CLE D. Porter W. Moore -7% 66% Single (CF-RF)
Charlie Jamieson pinch hits for Jonah Goldman (SS) batting 1st
b8 2-3 1 1-- O CLE C. Jamieson W. Moore 6% 71% Groundout: 2B-1B; Porter to 2B
b8 2-3 2 -2- O CLE B. Falk W. Moore 10% 81% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 2.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Fay Thomas facing 3-4-5
Fay Thomas replaces Charlie Jamieson (PH) pitching and batting 1st
George Detore replaces Dick Porter (PH) playing SS batting 9th
t9 3-2 0 --- O BOS H. Rhyne F. Thomas -2% 79% Strikeout (C-1B)
t9 3-2 1 --- BOS E. Webb F. Thomas 2% 81% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t9 3-2 1 1-- BOS O. Miller F. Thomas 3% 84% Single to LF; Webb to 2B
t9 3-2 1 12- BOS U. Pickering F. Thomas 4% 88% Walk; Webb to 3B; Miller to 2B
t9 3-2 1 123 RRR BOS C. Berry F. Thomas 10% 99% Triple to CF; Webb Scores/unER; Miller Scores; Pickering Scores
t9 6-2 1 --3 RO BOS T. Oliver F. Thomas 0% 99% Flyball: CF; Berry Scores/unER
t9 7-2 2 --- BOS W. Moore F. Thomas 0% 99% Double to CF
t9 7-2 2 -2- O BOS J. Rothrock F. Thomas -0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
4 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 7, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-7, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 3-4-5
b9 2-7 0 --- CLE E. Averill W. Moore -1% 98% Single to RF
b9 2-7 0 1-- O CLE E. Morgan W. Moore 1% 99% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b9 2-7 1 1-- O CLE J. Vosmik W. Moore 1% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B; Morgan to 2B
b9 2-7 2 -2- R CLE J. Hodapp W. Moore -0% 99% Double to LF; Morgan Scores
b9 3-7 2 -2- CLE W. Kamm W. Moore -1% 98% Single to 3B/Bunt; Hodapp to 3B
b9 3-7 2 1-3 O CLE G. Myatt W. Moore 2% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 7, Indians 3.

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