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@CLE
1
11
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4
9
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5
6
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@PIT
2
3
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11
4
Thursday, August 27, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:53
Browns
1
51-72
 Lost 1 
5th, 37 GB
at Indians
11
60-60
 Won 4 
4th, 26½ GB
W: Wes Ferrell (17-11)
L: Dick Coffman (6-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  4  1
Indians         0  6  3   0  2  0   0  0  X   11 13  1

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Fred Schulte CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .306 .367 .439 .806 -0.040 0.29 0.000 -0.040 -1.9 4 0
Jack Burns 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .257 .311 .351 .662 -0.007 0.23 0.010 -0.018 0.8 8 2
Goose Goslin LF 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .337 .420 .580 1.000 -0.013 0.31 0.015 -0.029 -0.5 1 0 CS
Red Kress RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .318 .373 .514 .887 -0.026 0.34 0.005 -0.032 -0.5 2 0
Ski Melillo 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .306 .348 .414 .762 -0.025 0.48 0.000 -0.025 -0.7 1 0
   Lin Storti 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .233 .277 .361 .638 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.6 2 4
Ed Grimes 3B 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .255 .340 .319 .659 -0.006 0.16 0.006 -0.012 0.3 0 0
Benny Bengough C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .268 .286 .317 .603 0.010 0.22 0.020 -0.011 -0.2 3 2
Jim Levey SS 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .203 .258 .270 .527 -0.015 0.23 0.006 -0.020 -0.6 2 3 2B
Dick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .030 .059 .061 .119 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
   Earl McNeely PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .225 .288 .265 .553 -0.015 0.56 0.000 -0.015 -0.3
   Rollie Stiles P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .053 .143 .053 .195 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Garland Braxton P 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .214 .313 .214 .527 -0.003 0.12 0.002 -0.005 -0.1 0 0
   Tom Jenkins PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275 .330 .379 .709 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.2
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 6 9 37 .129 .270 .161 .432 -0.141 0.25 0.064 -0.208 -4.5 24 11
2B: J Levey (14, off W Ferrell).
TB: J Burns 2; J Levey 2; B Bengough.
RBI: J Burns (59).
2-out RBI: J Burns.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Levey-J Burns; J Levey-L Storti-J Burns.
E: R Kress (26).
Baserunning
CS: G Goslin (4, 2nd base by W Ferrell/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 5 2 3 3 0 0 5 .292 .356 .382 .738 0.080 0.50 0.103 -0.023 3.3 1 2 2B
Johnny Hodapp 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .297 .337 .376 .713 -0.020 0.29 0.025 -0.045 -1.5 2 4
Earl Averill CF 5 1 2 4 0 2 5 .332 .408 .580 .988 0.087 0.50 0.121 -0.034 1.7 6 0 HR,2B,GDP
Ed Morgan 1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .359 .453 .541 .994 -0.018 0.18 0.006 -0.024 -0.1 7 0 2B
Joe Vosmik LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .315 .351 .469 .820 0.025 0.26 0.035 -0.010 -1.1 2 0 CS,GDP
Bibb Falk RF 2 2 1 0 2 0 4 .296 .362 .444 .807 0.089 0.40 0.089 0.000 1.3 0 0
Glenn Myatt C 3 2 0 0 1 0 4 .267 .344 .393 .737 -0.074 0.42 0.009 -0.083 -0.7 9 1
Willie Kamm 3B 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .272 .374 .368 .742 0.065 0.55 0.067 -0.001 0.9 0 1
Wes Ferrell P 3 2 2 3 1 0 4 .341 .406 .626 1.032 0.122 0.65 0.122 0.000 2.4 0 1
Team Totals 34 11 13 11 6 3 40 .382 .475 .559 1.034 0.356 0.41 0.577 -0.220 6.2 27 9
2B: J Burnett (19, off D Coffman); E Morgan (30, off D Coffman); E Averill (29, off G Braxton).
HR: E Averill (28, off D Coffman, 2nd inn, 2 on, 2 outs).
TB: E Averill 6; J Burnett 4; E Morgan 2; J Vosmik 2; W Ferrell 2; J Hodapp; W Kamm; B Falk.
GIDP: J Vosmik (); E Averill ().
RBI: E Averill 4 (122); W Ferrell 3 (23); J Burnett 3 (45); J Hodapp (41).
2-out RBI: E Averill 4.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 5 for 12.
Fielding
E: J Burnett (31).
Baserunning
CS: J Vosmik (6, 2nd base by G Braxton/B Bengough).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dick Coffman, L (6-10) 2 8 6 6 0 2 1 4.11 14 18 -0.316 1.07 -4.8
Rollie Stiles 0 0 3 3 4 0 0 7.35 4 0 0 -0.035 0.24 -2.9
Garland Braxton 6 5 2 2 2 1 0 7.22 22 3 2 -0.005 0.03 1.5
Team Totals 8 13 11 11 6 3 1 12.38 40 18 3 2 -0.356 0.41 -6.2
R Stiles faced 3 batters in the 3rd inning.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wes Ferrell, W (17-11) 9 4 1 1 6 9 0 3.81 37 78 0.143 0.25 4.5
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 6 9 0 1.00 37 78 0.143 0.25 4.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Roy Van Graflan, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Guthrie.
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Browns         Cleveland Indians
1 Fred Schulte CF 1 Johnny Burnett SS
2 Jack Burns 1B 2 Johnny Hodapp 2B
3 Goose Goslin LF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Red Kress RF 4 Ed Morgan 1B
5 Ski Melillo 2B 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Ed Grimes 3B 6 Bibb Falk RF
7 Benny Bengough C 7 Glenn Myatt C
8 Jim Levey SS 8 Willie Kamm 3B
9 Dick Coffman P 9 Wes Ferrell P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 3-0 2 -23 RRR CLE E. Averill D. Coffman 12% 93% Home Run; Ferrell Scores; Burnett Scores
b2 0-0 1 123 RR CLE W. Ferrell D. Coffman 11% 76% Single to LF (Line Drive); Falk Scores; Myatt Scores; Kamm to 2B
b2 2-0 1 12- R CLE J. Burnett D. Coffman 9% 85% Double to RF (Deep RF); Kamm Scores; Ferrell to 3B
b2 0-0 0 1-- CLE B. Falk D. Coffman 8% 67% Single (CF-RF); Vosmik to 3B
b2 0-0 0 1-3 O CLE G. Myatt D. Coffman -8% 59% Fielder's Choice 1B; Vosmik out at Hm/1B-C; Falk to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Browns Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O SLB F. Schulte W. Ferrell 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O SLB J. Burns W. Ferrell 2% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- SLB G. Goslin W. Ferrell -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O SLB R. Kress W. Ferrell 2% 55% Goslin Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Dick Coffman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Burnett D. Coffman -2% 53% Groundout: 1B-P
b1 0-0 1 --- CLE J. Hodapp D. Coffman 2% 55% Single to CF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE E. Averill D. Coffman -3% 52% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 1-- O CLE E. Morgan D. Coffman -2% 50% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Browns Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O SLB R. Kress W. Ferrell 2% 52% Flyball: SS
t2 0-0 1 --- O SLB S. Melillo W. Ferrell 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O SLB E. Grimes W. Ferrell 1% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Dick Coffman facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik D. Coffman 4% 59% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b2 0-0 0 1-- CLE B. Falk D. Coffman 8% 67% Single (CF-RF); Vosmik to 3B
b2 0-0 0 1-3 O CLE G. Myatt D. Coffman -8% 59% Fielder's Choice 1B; Vosmik out at Hm/1B-C; Falk to 2B
b2 0-0 1 12- CLE W. Kamm D. Coffman 6% 65% Single (Short CF); Falk to 3B; Myatt to 2B
b2 0-0 1 123 RR CLE W. Ferrell D. Coffman 11% 76% Single to LF (Line Drive); Falk Scores; Myatt Scores; Kamm to 2B
b2 2-0 1 12- R CLE J. Burnett D. Coffman 9% 85% Double to RF (Deep RF); Kamm Scores; Ferrell to 3B
b2 3-0 1 -23 O CLE J. Hodapp D. Coffman -4% 81% Strikeout (C-1B)
b2 3-0 2 -23 RRR CLE E. Averill D. Coffman 12% 93% Home Run; Ferrell Scores; Burnett Scores
b2 6-0 2 --- CLE E. Morgan D. Coffman 1% 93% Double to RF (RF Line)
b2 6-0 2 -2- O CLE J. Vosmik D. Coffman -1% 92% Flyball: CF
6 runs, 7 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 6.
Top of the 3rd, Browns Batting, Behind 0-6, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 7-8-9
t3 0-6 0 --- SLB B. Bengough W. Ferrell -2% 90% Reached on E6 (throw) (Ground Ball)
t3 0-6 0 1-- O SLB J. Levey W. Ferrell 2% 92% Strikeout
Earl McNeely pinch hits for Dick Coffman (P) batting 9th
t3 0-6 1 1-- O SLB E. McNeely W. Ferrell 1% 94% Strikeout
t3 0-6 2 1-- O SLB F. Schulte W. Ferrell 1% 95% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 6.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 6-0, Browns' Rollie Stiles facing 6-7-8
Rollie Stiles replaces Earl McNeely (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b3 6-0 0 --- CLE B. Falk R. Stiles 1% 95% Walk
b3 6-0 0 1-- CLE G. Myatt R. Stiles 1% 96% Walk; Falk to 2B
b3 6-0 0 12- CLE W. Kamm R. Stiles 1% 97% Walk; Falk to 3B; Myatt to 2B
Garland Braxton replaces Rollie Stiles pitching and batting 9th (change occurred mid-batter)
b3 6-0 0 123 R CLE W. Ferrell R. Stiles 1% 98% Walk; Falk Scores; Myatt to 3B; Kamm to 2B
b3 7-0 0 123 RR CLE J. Burnett G. Braxton 1% 99% Single to RF; Myatt Scores; Kamm Scores; Ferrell to 3B/Adv on E9
b3 9-0 0 1-3 O CLE J. Hodapp G. Braxton -0% 99% Flyball: 1B
b3 9-0 1 1-3 OO CLE E. Averill G. Braxton -0% 98% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
3 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 9.
Top of the 4th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-9, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 2-3-4
t4 0-9 0 --- SLB J. Burns W. Ferrell -1% 98% Single to RF
t4 0-9 0 1-- O SLB G. Goslin W. Ferrell 1% 98% Flyball: CF
t4 0-9 1 1-- SLB R. Kress W. Ferrell -1% 98% Walk; Burns to 2B
t4 0-9 1 12- O SLB S. Melillo W. Ferrell 1% 99% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-9 2 12- SLB E. Grimes W. Ferrell -1% 98% Walk; Burns to 3B; Kress to 2B
t4 0-9 2 123 O SLB B. Bengough W. Ferrell 1% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 9.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 9-0, Browns' Garland Braxton facing 4-5-6
Lin Storti replaces Ski Melillo playing 2B batting 5th
b4 9-0 0 --- CLE E. Morgan G. Braxton 0% 99% Walk
b4 9-0 0 1-- OO CLE J. Vosmik G. Braxton -0% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b4 9-0 2 --- CLE B. Falk G. Braxton 0% 99% Walk
b4 9-0 2 1-- O CLE G. Myatt G. Braxton -0% 99% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Browns 0, Indians 9.
Top of the 5th, Browns Batting, Behind 0-9, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 8-9-1
t5 0-9 0 --- SLB J. Levey W. Ferrell -1% 98% Double to LF
t5 0-9 0 -2- O SLB G. Braxton W. Ferrell 1% 99% Strikeout
t5 0-9 1 -2- O SLB F. Schulte W. Ferrell 0% 99% Flyball: CF
t5 0-9 2 -2- R SLB J. Burns W. Ferrell -0% 99% Single; Levey Scores
t5 1-9 2 1-- SLB G. Goslin W. Ferrell -0% 98% Walk; Burns to 2B
t5 1-9 2 12- O SLB R. Kress W. Ferrell 1% 99% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 9.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 9-1, Browns' Garland Braxton facing 8-9-1
b5 9-1 0 --- O CLE W. Kamm G. Braxton -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 9-1 1 --- CLE W. Ferrell G. Braxton 0% 99% Single to LF
b5 9-1 1 1-- CLE J. Burnett G. Braxton 0% 99% Single to RF (Pop Fly); Ferrell to 3B
b5 9-1 1 1-3 RO CLE J. Hodapp G. Braxton 0% 99% Flyball: CF; Ferrell Scores
b5 10-1 2 1-- R CLE E. Averill G. Braxton 0% 100% Double to RF (Deep RF); Burnett Scores
b5 11-1 2 -2- O CLE E. Morgan G. Braxton -0% 100% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Top of the 6th, Browns Batting, Behind 1-11, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 5-6-7
t6 1-11 0 --- O SLB L. Storti W. Ferrell 0% 100% Strikeout
t6 1-11 1 --- SLB E. Grimes W. Ferrell -0% 100% Walk
t6 1-11 1 1-- SLB B. Bengough W. Ferrell -0% 99% Single (Ground Ball); Grimes to 2B
t6 1-11 1 12- O SLB J. Levey W. Ferrell 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t6 1-11 2 12- SLB G. Braxton W. Ferrell -0% 100% Walk; Grimes to 3B; Bengough to 2B
t6 1-11 2 123 O SLB F. Schulte W. Ferrell 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-1, Browns' Garland Braxton facing 5-6-7
b6 11-1 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik G. Braxton 0% 100% Single to RF (Deep RF)
b6 11-1 0 1-- O CLE B. Falk G. Braxton -0% 100% Vosmik Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b6 11-1 1 --- O CLE B. Falk G. Braxton -0% 100% Flyball: CF
b6 11-1 2 --- O CLE G. Myatt G. Braxton -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Top of the 7th, Browns Batting, Behind 1-11, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 2-3-4
t7 1-11 0 --- O SLB J. Burns W. Ferrell 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t7 1-11 1 --- O SLB G. Goslin W. Ferrell 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t7 1-11 2 --- O SLB R. Kress W. Ferrell 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-1, Browns' Garland Braxton facing 8-9-1
b7 11-1 0 --- O CLE W. Kamm G. Braxton -0% 100% Flyball: 2B
b7 11-1 1 --- O CLE W. Ferrell G. Braxton 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b7 11-1 2 --- O CLE J. Burnett G. Braxton -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Top of the 8th, Browns Batting, Behind 1-11, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 5-6-7
t8 1-11 0 --- O SLB L. Storti W. Ferrell 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 1-11 1 --- O SLB E. Grimes W. Ferrell 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 1-11 2 --- O SLB B. Bengough W. Ferrell 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-1, Browns' Garland Braxton facing 2-3-4
b8 11-1 0 --- O CLE J. Hodapp G. Braxton 0% 100% Flyball: LF
b8 11-1 1 --- O CLE E. Averill G. Braxton 0% 100% Strikeout
b8 11-1 2 --- O CLE E. Morgan G. Braxton 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.
Top of the 9th, Browns Batting, Behind 1-11, Indians' Wes Ferrell facing 8-9-1
t9 1-11 0 --- O SLB J. Levey W. Ferrell 0% 100% Flyball: LF
Tom Jenkins pinch hits for Garland Braxton (P) batting 9th
t9 1-11 1 --- O SLB T. Jenkins W. Ferrell 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 1-11 2 --- O SLB F. Schulte W. Ferrell 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Browns 1, Indians 11.

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