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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
3
6
DET
@CLE
8
5
WSH
@NYY
1
6
WSH
@NYY
4
7
BOS
@PHA
7
9
BOS
@PHA
2
6
CHW
@SLB
3
4
CHW
@SLB
5
8
NYG
@BRO
0
4
NYG
@BRO
0
5
PHI
@BSN
5
4
PHI
@BSN
2
4
CIN
@CHC
0
1
CIN
@CHC
6
2
STL
@PIT
8
9
 
(11)
STL
@PIT
4
3
 
(12)
Saturday, July 4, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:06
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Tigers
3
26-46
 Lost 3 
7th, 25 GB
at Indians
6
36-35
 Won 2 
4th, 15½ GB
W: Clint Brown (7-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  2  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    3 12  2
Indians         0  0  1   0  0  3   1  1  X    6  6  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Roy Johnson RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .271 .348 .421 .770 -0.061 0.91 0.025 -0.086 -0.6 1 0 SB
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .266 .317 .362 .679 0.147 0.94 0.167 -0.020 1.1 4 4 2B
John Stone LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .309 .367 .456 .823 0.094 1.56 0.144 -0.050 0.4 1 0 SB
Dale Alexander 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .327 .395 .453 .848 -0.002 1.29 0.067 -0.069 -0.3 9 0 GDP
   Hub Walker PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .369 .372 .741 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Marv Owen 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .292 .320 .612 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Marty McManus 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .259 .363 .351 .715 -0.277 1.98 0.038 -0.315 -1.7 1 2 GDP
Frank Doljack CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .278 .341 .426 .767 -0.116 0.93 0.026 -0.141 -1.5 4 0 GDP
Mark Koenig SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .225 .276 .290 .566 0.058 1.00 0.131 -0.073 0.8 1 3 2B
Ray Hayworth C 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .276 .313 .346 .660 -0.002 0.93 0.059 -0.061 0.3 2 2
Earl Whitehill P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .163 .196 .163 .359 -0.067 0.85 0.000 -0.067 -0.7 0 0
   George Uhle PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204 .264 .306 .570 -0.014 0.45 0.000 -0.014 -0.3
Team Totals 35 3 12 3 1 2 36 .343 .361 .400 .761 -0.240 1.15 0.657 -0.896 -2.4 24 11
2B: M Koenig (9, off C Brown); C Gehringer (7, off C Brown).
TB: C Gehringer 4; J Stone 2; M Koenig 2; R Hayworth 2; M McManus; D Alexander; F Doljack; R Johnson.
GIDP: D Alexander (); F Doljack (); M McManus ().
RBI: C Gehringer (9); M Koenig (15); R Hayworth (13).
2-out RBI: C Gehringer.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 4 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Koenig-C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: E Whitehill (1); D Alexander (7).
Baserunning
SB: R Johnson (21, 2nd base off C Brown/L Sewell); J Stone (6, 2nd base off W Hudlin/L Sewell).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Burnett SS 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .263 .319 .373 .692 0.019 1.08 0.128 -0.109 0.2 1 3 3B,SB
Dick Porter RF 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .313 .369 .408 .777 -0.121 1.36 0.000 -0.121 -1.4 4 0
Earl Averill CF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .353 .416 .588 1.004 0.142 1.20 0.171 -0.029 1.3 2 1
Ed Morgan 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .384 .468 .584 1.052 -0.008 1.47 0.087 -0.094 -0.5 13 1
Joe Vosmik LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .335 .357 .513 .870 0.054 1.45 0.132 -0.079 0.1 2 0
Johnny Hodapp 2B 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .318 .362 .402 .763 0.138 1.18 0.157 -0.019 1.5 2 7 2B,SH
Willie Kamm 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .275 .381 .379 .760 -0.086 1.28 0.000 -0.086 -1.1 0 2 SH,GDP
Luke Sewell C 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .319 .387 .440 .827 0.058 1.32 0.092 -0.034 0.3 3 0
Clint Brown P 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .130 .200 .152 .352 0.062 1.27 0.099 -0.037 0.5 0 3
   Willis Hudlin P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .152 .188 .174 .361 0.002 0.06 0.002 0.000 0.1 0 0
Team Totals 29 6 6 5 6 3 37 .207 .343 .310 .653 0.260 1.25 0.868 -0.608 1.2 27 17
2B: J Hodapp (13, off E Whitehill).
3B: J Burnett (5, off E Whitehill).
SH: J Hodapp (4, off E Whitehill); W Kamm (6, off E Whitehill).
TB: J Burnett 4; J Hodapp 3; J Vosmik; L Sewell.
GIDP: W Kamm ().
RBI: L Sewell 2 (34); J Vosmik (48); W Kamm (39); D Porter (11).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 3. W Kamm-J Hodapp-E Morgan 2; J Hodapp-J Burnett-E Morgan.
PB: L Sewell (3).
Outfield Assists: E Averill (C Gehringer at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: J Burnett (5, 2nd base off E Whitehill/R Hayworth).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Earl Whitehill, L (7-8) 8 6 6 4 6 3 0 3.92 37 47 -0.260 1.25 -1.2
Team Totals 8 6 6 4 6 3 0 4.50 37 47 -0.260 1.25 -1.2

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Clint Brown, W (7-6) 7.1 11 3 3 0 1 0 4.19 30 45 0.011 0.98 0.6
Willis Hudlin, S (3) 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.38 6 2 0 0.228 1.93 1.9
Team Totals 9 12 3 3 1 2 0 3.00 36 45 2 0 0.239 1.15 2.5
Balks: None.
WP: C Brown (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Dick Nallin, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:06.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Cleveland Indians
1 Roy Johnson RF 1 Johnny Burnett SS
2 Charlie Gehringer 2B 2 Dick Porter RF
3 John Stone LF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Dale Alexander 1B 4 Ed Morgan 1B
5 Marty McManus 3B 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Frank Doljack CF 6 Johnny Hodapp 2B
7 Mark Koenig SS 7 Willie Kamm 3B
8 Ray Hayworth C 8 Luke Sewell C
9 Earl Whitehill P 9 Clint Brown P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 3-5 1 123 OO DET M. McManus W. Hudlin 26% 93% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b6 1-3 0 12- R CLE J. Vosmik E. Whitehill 13% 57% Single (LF-CF); Averill Scores; Morgan to 2B
t2 0-0 1 1-- R DET M. Koenig C. Brown -11% 39% Double (LF-CF); Doljack Scores
b6 2-3 0 12- CLE J. Hodapp E. Whitehill 10% 67% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; Morgan to 3B; Vosmik to 2B
b3 0-2 2 12- R CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 10% 44% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Sewell Scores/No RBI/unER; Brown to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Clint Brown facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET R. Johnson C. Brown 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 1 --- DET C. Gehringer C. Brown -2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O DET J. Stone C. Brown 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O DET D. Alexander C. Brown 2% 55% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Burnett E. Whitehill 3% 59% Single to CF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE D. Porter E. Whitehill -3% 55% Flyball: SS
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill -3% 52% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b1 0-0 2 1-- CLE E. Morgan E. Whitehill 1% 53% Burnett Steals 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- O CLE E. Morgan E. Whitehill -3% 50% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Clint Brown facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O DET M. McManus C. Brown 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- DET F. Doljack C. Brown -3% 50% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t2 0-0 1 1-- R DET M. Koenig C. Brown -11% 39% Double (LF-CF); Doljack Scores
t2 1-0 1 -2- DET R. Hayworth C. Brown -2% 37% Wild Pitch; Koenig to 3B
t2 1-0 1 --3 R DET R. Hayworth C. Brown -5% 32% Single to CF; Koenig Scores
t2 2-0 1 1-- O DET E. Whitehill C. Brown 2% 34% Strikeout Looking
t2 2-0 2 1-- O DET R. Johnson C. Brown 2% 36% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 5-6-7
b2 0-2 0 --- O CLE J. Vosmik E. Whitehill -3% 34% Lineout: 3B
b2 0-2 1 --- O CLE J. Hodapp E. Whitehill -2% 32% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-2 2 --- O CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -1% 31% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Clint Brown facing 2-3-4
t3 2-0 0 --- O DET C. Gehringer C. Brown 2% 33% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- DET J. Stone C. Brown -2% 31% Single
t3 2-0 1 1-- OO DET D. Alexander C. Brown 5% 35% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 8-9-1
b3 0-2 0 --- CLE L. Sewell E. Whitehill 4% 39% Single
b3 0-2 0 1-- CLE C. Brown E. Whitehill 6% 46% Walk; Sewell to 2B
b3 0-2 0 12- O CLE J. Burnett E. Whitehill -6% 39% Strikeout
b3 0-2 1 12- O CLE D. Porter E. Whitehill -5% 34% Flyball: CF
b3 0-2 2 12- R CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 10% 44% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Sewell Scores/No RBI/unER; Brown to 2B
b3 1-2 2 12- O CLE E. Morgan E. Whitehill -5% 39% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 5-6-7
t4 2-1 0 --- O DET M. McManus C. Brown 3% 41% Flyball: C
t4 2-1 1 --- O DET F. Doljack C. Brown 2% 43% Flyball: RF
t4 2-1 2 --- O DET M. Koenig C. Brown 1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 5-6-7
b4 1-2 0 --- O CLE J. Vosmik E. Whitehill -3% 41% Strikeout (C-1B)
b4 1-2 1 --- CLE J. Hodapp E. Whitehill 3% 45% Single to CF
b4 1-2 1 1-- OO CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -7% 38% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 8-9-1
t5 2-1 0 --- O DET R. Hayworth C. Brown 3% 40% Groundout: P-1B
t5 2-1 1 --- O DET E. Whitehill C. Brown 2% 42% Groundout: P-1B
t5 2-1 2 --- DET R. Johnson C. Brown -1% 41% Single to 2B
t5 2-1 2 1-- DET C. Gehringer C. Brown -1% 40% Johnson Steals 2B
t5 2-1 2 -2- RO DET C. Gehringer C. Brown -8% 32% Single to CF (Deep CF-RF); Johnson Scores; Gehringer out at 2B/CF-SS-1B-SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 8-9-1
b5 1-3 0 --- O CLE L. Sewell E. Whitehill -3% 28% Flyball: LF
b5 1-3 1 --- CLE C. Brown E. Whitehill 4% 32% Walk
b5 1-3 1 1-- O CLE J. Burnett E. Whitehill -4% 28% Flyball: 2B
b5 1-3 2 1-- O CLE D. Porter E. Whitehill -3% 24% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 3-4-5
t6 3-1 0 --- O DET J. Stone C. Brown 2% 26% Lineout: RF
t6 3-1 1 --- DET D. Alexander C. Brown -2% 24% Single to LF
t6 3-1 1 1-- DET M. McManus C. Brown -1% 23% Passed Ball; Alexander to 2B
t6 3-1 1 -2- DET M. McManus C. Brown -4% 19% Single (Deep 1B); Alexander to 3B
t6 3-1 1 1-3 OO DET F. Doljack C. Brown 10% 29% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 3-4-5
b6 1-3 0 --- CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 6% 35% Walk
b6 1-3 0 1-- CLE E. Morgan E. Whitehill 9% 43% Walk; Averill to 2B
b6 1-3 0 12- R CLE J. Vosmik E. Whitehill 13% 57% Single (LF-CF); Averill Scores; Morgan to 2B
b6 2-3 0 12- CLE J. Hodapp E. Whitehill 10% 67% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; Morgan to 3B; Vosmik to 2B
b6 2-3 0 123 RO CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill 0% 67% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Morgan Scores; Vosmik to 3B
b6 3-3 1 1-3 RO CLE L. Sewell E. Whitehill 4% 71% Groundout: SS-1B; Vosmik Scores/unER; Kamm to 2B
b6 4-3 2 -2- O CLE C. Brown E. Whitehill -4% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-4, Indians' Clint Brown facing 7-8-9
t7 3-4 0 --- O DET M. Koenig C. Brown 5% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 3-4 1 --- O DET R. Hayworth C. Brown 3% 75% Foul Flyball: 1B
t7 3-4 2 --- O DET E. Whitehill C. Brown 2% 78% Flyball: CF (LF-CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-3, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 1-2-3
b7 4-3 0 --- CLE J. Burnett E. Whitehill 9% 86% Triple to CF
b7 4-3 0 --3 RO CLE D. Porter E. Whitehill -0% 86% Flyball: CF; Burnett Scores
b7 5-3 1 --- CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 1% 87% Walk
b7 5-3 1 1-- O CLE E. Morgan E. Whitehill -1% 86% Groundout: 2B-1B; Averill to 2B
b7 5-3 2 -2- O CLE J. Vosmik E. Whitehill -2% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 5.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-5, Indians' Clint Brown facing 1-2-3
t8 3-5 0 --- O DET R. Johnson C. Brown 4% 88% Flyball: RF
t8 3-5 1 --- DET C. Gehringer C. Brown -6% 82% Double (LF-CF)
t8 3-5 1 -2- DET J. Stone C. Brown -8% 74% Single; Gehringer to 3B
Willis Hudlin replaces Clint Brown pitching and batting 9th
t8 3-5 1 1-3 DET D. Alexander W. Hudlin -4% 70% Stone Steals 2B
t8 3-5 1 -23 DET D. Alexander W. Hudlin -3% 67% Walk
Hub Walker pinch runs for Dale Alexander (1B) batting 4th
t8 3-5 1 123 OO DET M. McManus W. Hudlin 26% 93% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-3, Tigers' Earl Whitehill facing 6-7-8
Marv Owen replaces Hub Walker (PR) playing 1B batting 4th
b8 5-3 0 --- CLE J. Hodapp E. Whitehill 2% 95% Double (Pop Fly to Short LF)
b8 5-3 0 -2- O CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -0% 95% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Hodapp to 3B
b8 5-3 1 --3 RO CLE L. Sewell E. Whitehill 1% 96% Flyball: CF; Hodapp Scores
b8 6-3 2 --- CLE W. Hudlin E. Whitehill 0% 96% Walk
b8 6-3 2 1-- O CLE J. Burnett E. Whitehill -0% 96% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 6.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-6, Indians' Willis Hudlin facing 6-7-8
t9 3-6 0 --- O DET F. Doljack W. Hudlin 2% 98% Strikeout
t9 3-6 1 --- O DET M. Koenig W. Hudlin 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 3-6 2 --- DET R. Hayworth W. Hudlin -1% 99% Single to LF
George Uhle pinch hits for Earl Whitehill (P) batting 9th
t9 3-6 2 1-- O DET G. Uhle W. Hudlin 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 6.

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