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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
7
5
WSH
@BOS
15
1
CHW
@CLE
2
6
CHW
@CLE
2
5
SLB
@DET
2
3
SLB
@DET
11
7
NYY
@PHA
15
3
NYY
@PHA
9
4
BSN
@BRO
4
5
 
(10)
BSN
@BRO
0
2
STL
@CHC
1
0
STL
@CHC
8
3
PHI
@NYG
0
6
PHI
@NYG
1
2
CIN
@PIT
1
6
CIN
@PIT
2
4
Monday, September 7, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: 17,000, Time of Game: 1:38
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
White Sox
2
52-82
 Lost 2 
7th, 42 GB
at Indians
5
68-64
 Won 5 
4th, 25 GB
W: Clint Brown (10-13)
L: Grant Bowler (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  9  4
Indians         1  0  0   1  0  3   0  0  X    5  7  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lu Blue 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .432 .396 .829 -0.024 0.76 0.034 -0.058 -0.2 6 0
Billy Sullivan 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .283 .320 .380 .700 -0.020 0.90 0.041 -0.061 -0.2 2 1
Smead Jolley RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .360 .418 .580 .998 -0.109 1.01 0.000 -0.109 -1.2 2 0
Bob Fothergill LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .300 .343 .399 .742 0.057 0.82 0.082 -0.025 0.5 6 0
Bill Norman CF 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .192 .250 .269 .519 0.251 1.30 0.272 -0.022 2.6 3 0 2B
Luke Appling SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .237 .318 .315 .633 -0.222 1.35 0.031 -0.253 -2.2 2 3 2·SB,GDP
John Kerr 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .259 .317 .319 .635 -0.087 1.08 0.025 -0.112 -0.8 1 3
Frank Grube C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .214 .279 .286 .565 -0.081 0.96 0.000 -0.081 -0.8 2 1
   Johnny Watwood PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291 .384 .382 .766 -0.029 1.07 0.000 -0.029 -0.3
Grant Bowler P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .143 .250 .286 .536 -0.062 0.76 0.000 -0.062 -0.6 0 0
   Lew Fonseca PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .314 .361 .418 .779 -0.014 0.45 0.000 -0.014 -0.3
Team Totals 36 2 9 2 0 3 36 .250 .250 .278 .528 -0.340 1.00 0.485 -0.826 -3.4 24 8
2B: B Norman (2, off C Brown).
TB: B Norman 4; B Sullivan 2; B Fothergill 2; J Kerr; L Blue.
GIDP: L Appling ().
RBI: B Norman 2 (3).
2-out RBI: B Norman 2.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Kerr-L Appling-L Blue.
E: J Kerr (22); B Norman (2); F Grube (7); B Sullivan (22).
Baserunning
SB: L Appling 2 (9, 2nd base off C Brown/L Sewell 2).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Burnett SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .296 .356 .387 .743 0.037 0.94 0.108 -0.071 0.4 2 1
Dick Porter RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .316 .404 .394 .798 -0.030 0.76 0.046 -0.076 -0.5 2 0 2B
Earl Averill CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .331 .406 .571 .977 0.027 0.72 0.050 -0.022 0.2 2 0
Ed Morgan 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .358 .456 .527 .983 -0.014 1.21 0.091 -0.105 0.0 6 0 2B,GDP
Joe Vosmik LF 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .315 .357 .469 .825 -0.036 1.36 0.045 -0.082 -0.7 2 0 SH
Johnny Hodapp 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .301 .339 .379 .718 0.227 1.31 0.275 -0.048 1.4 6 4 SB
Luke Sewell C 3 1 0 1 1 0 4 .271 .343 .378 .722 -0.029 1.20 0.032 -0.061 -0.3 5 0
Willie Kamm 3B 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .286 .382 .378 .760 -0.047 0.90 0.010 -0.057 -0.8 2 4
Clint Brown P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .177 .244 .215 .459 0.025 0.76 0.068 -0.042 0.5 0 1
Team Totals 31 5 7 3 3 2 35 .226 .294 .290 .584 0.160 1.03 0.725 -0.564 0.2 27 10
2B: D Porter (20, off G Bowler); E Morgan (33, off G Bowler).
SH: J Vosmik (8, off G Bowler).
TB: E Morgan 3; D Porter 2; J Hodapp; J Vosmik; J Burnett; E Averill.
GIDP: E Morgan ().
RBI: L Sewell (48); W Kamm (71); J Hodapp (49).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Kamm-J Hodapp.
E: W Kamm (21).
Baserunning
SB: J Hodapp (1, 3rd base off G Bowler/F Grube).
Pickoffs: L Sewell (1st base by G Bowler).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Grant Bowler, L (0-1) 8 7 5 1 3 2 0 4.95 35 55 -0.159 1.03 -0.2
Team Totals 8 7 5 1 3 2 0 1.12 35 55 -0.159 1.03 -0.2

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Clint Brown, W (10-13) 9 9 2 0 0 3 0 4.78 36 68 0.341 1.00 3.4
Team Totals 9 9 2 0 0 3 0 0.00 36 68 0.341 1.00 3.4
Balks: G Bowler (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: G Bowler (0; L Sewell, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:38.
Attendance: 17,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Johnny Burnett SS
2 Billy Sullivan 3B 2 Dick Porter RF
3 Smead Jolley RF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Bob Fothergill LF 4 Ed Morgan 1B
5 Bill Norman CF 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Luke Appling SS 6 Johnny Hodapp 2B
7 John Kerr 2B 7 Luke Sewell C
8 Frank Grube C 8 Willie Kamm 3B
9 Grant Bowler P 9 Clint Brown P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 2-2 0 12- OO CHW L. Appling C. Brown 17% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B
t1 0-0 2 12- RR CHW B. Norman C. Brown -16% 35% Double to RF; Sullivan Scores/unER; Fothergill Scores/unER
b6 2-2 1 -2- R CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler 14% 75% Single to CF; Morgan Scores; Hodapp to 2B/Adv on throw
b3 1-2 1 12- OO CLE E. Morgan G. Bowler -11% 39% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b4 1-2 0 1-- CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler 10% 60% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Vosmik to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Clint Brown facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW L. Blue C. Brown 2% 52% Flyball: 3B
t1 0-0 1 --- CHW B. Sullivan C. Brown -2% 50% Single to RF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CHW S. Jolley C. Brown 3% 53% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t1 0-0 2 1-- CHW B. Fothergill C. Brown -2% 51% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball); Sullivan to 2B
t1 0-0 2 12- RR CHW B. Norman C. Brown -16% 35% Double to RF; Sullivan Scores/unER; Fothergill Scores/unER
t1 2-0 2 -2- O CHW L. Appling C. Brown 3% 37% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- CLE J. Burnett G. Bowler 8% 45% Single to CF (Fly Ball); Burnett to 3B/Adv on E8
b1 0-2 0 --3 O CLE D. Porter G. Bowler -4% 41% Strikeout
b1 0-2 1 --3 R CLE E. Averill G. Bowler 3% 44% Balk; Burnett Scores/unER
b1 1-2 1 --- CLE E. Averill G. Bowler 3% 46% Single
b1 1-2 1 1-- CLE E. Morgan G. Bowler 4% 50% Walk; Averill to 2B
b1 1-2 1 12- O CLE J. Vosmik G. Bowler -5% 45% Flyball: RF
b1 1-2 2 12- O CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler -4% 41% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 7-8-9
t2 2-1 0 --- O CHW J. Kerr C. Brown 2% 43% Foul Flyball: C
t2 2-1 1 --- O CHW F. Grube C. Brown 2% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 2-1 2 --- O CHW G. Bowler C. Brown 1% 46% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 7-8-9
b2 1-2 0 --- O CLE L. Sewell G. Bowler -3% 43% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-2 1 --- O CLE W. Kamm G. Bowler -2% 41% Flyball: RF
b2 1-2 2 --- O CLE C. Brown G. Bowler -1% 40% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 1-2-3
t3 2-1 0 --- CHW L. Blue C. Brown -3% 37% Single to RF (Deep RF)
t3 2-1 0 1-- O CHW B. Sullivan C. Brown 3% 40% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t3 2-1 1 1-- O CHW S. Jolley C. Brown 3% 43% Flyball: LF (LF-CF)
t3 2-1 2 1-- O CHW B. Fothergill C. Brown 2% 45% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 1-2-3
b3 1-2 0 --- O CLE J. Burnett G. Bowler -3% 42% Flyball: LF
b3 1-2 1 --- CLE D. Porter G. Bowler 5% 47% Double to LF (Fly Ball)
b3 1-2 1 -2- CLE E. Averill G. Bowler 2% 49% Walk
b3 1-2 1 12- OO CLE E. Morgan G. Bowler -11% 39% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Clint Brown facing 5-6-7
t4 2-1 0 --- CHW B. Norman C. Brown -4% 35% Single
t4 2-1 0 1-- O CHW L. Appling C. Brown 3% 39% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t4 2-1 1 1-- CHW J. Kerr C. Brown -2% 37% Appling Steals 2B
t4 2-1 1 -2- O CHW J. Kerr C. Brown 4% 41% Foul Flyball: C
t4 2-1 2 -2- O CHW F. Grube C. Brown 4% 45% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 5-6-7
b4 1-2 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik G. Bowler 5% 49% Single to RF
b4 1-2 0 1-- CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler 10% 60% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Vosmik to 3B
b4 1-2 0 1-3 RO CLE L. Sewell G. Bowler -3% 57% Lineout: LF; Vosmik Scores/unER
b4 2-2 1 1-- O CLE W. Kamm G. Bowler -4% 53% Flyball: CF
b4 2-2 2 1-- O CLE C. Brown G. Bowler -3% 50% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 2.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Clint Brown facing 9-1-2
t5 2-2 0 --- O CHW G. Bowler C. Brown 3% 53% Strikeout
t5 2-2 1 --- O CHW L. Blue C. Brown 2% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 2-2 2 --- CHW B. Sullivan C. Brown -2% 54% Single (Ground Ball)
t5 2-2 2 1-- O CHW S. Jolley C. Brown 3% 57% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 1-2-3
b5 2-2 0 --- O CLE J. Burnett G. Bowler -3% 54% Strikeout
b5 2-2 1 --- O CLE D. Porter G. Bowler -2% 52% Foul Flyball: 3B
b5 2-2 2 --- O CLE E. Averill G. Bowler -2% 50% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 2.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Clint Brown facing 4-5-6
t6 2-2 0 --- CHW B. Fothergill C. Brown -5% 45% Single to CF
t6 2-2 0 1-- CHW B. Norman C. Brown -7% 38% Single; Fothergill to 2B
t6 2-2 0 12- OO CHW L. Appling C. Brown 17% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B
t6 2-2 2 1-- CHW J. Kerr C. Brown -1% 53% Appling Steals 2B
t6 2-2 2 -2- O CHW J. Kerr C. Brown 5% 58% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 4-5-6
b6 2-2 0 --- CLE E. Morgan G. Bowler 5% 63% Single to CF
b6 2-2 0 1-- O CLE J. Vosmik G. Bowler -2% 61% Bunt Groundout: C-1B/Sacrifice; Morgan to 2B
b6 2-2 1 -2- R CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler 14% 75% Single to CF; Morgan Scores; Hodapp to 2B/Adv on throw
b6 3-2 1 -2- CLE L. Sewell G. Bowler 3% 78% Hodapp Steals 3B
b6 3-2 1 --3 CLE L. Sewell G. Bowler 1% 79% Walk
b6 3-2 1 1-3 CLE W. Kamm G. Bowler 2% 81% Sewell Picked off 1B, safe on E2; Sewell to 2B
b6 3-2 1 -23 RO CLE W. Kamm G. Bowler 1% 82% Flyball: LF; Hodapp Scores/unER
b6 4-2 2 -2- R CLE C. Brown G. Bowler 7% 89% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Sewell Scores/No RBI/unER
b6 5-2 2 1-- O CLE J. Burnett G. Bowler -1% 87% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
3 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-5, Indians' Clint Brown facing 8-9-1
t7 2-5 0 --- O CHW F. Grube C. Brown 3% 90% Groundout: P-1B
t7 2-5 1 --- O CHW G. Bowler C. Brown 2% 92% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 2-5 2 --- O CHW L. Blue C. Brown 1% 93% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 2-3-4
b7 5-2 0 --- O CLE D. Porter G. Bowler -1% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 5-2 1 --- O CLE E. Averill G. Bowler -1% 92% Flyball: CF
b7 5-2 2 --- CLE E. Morgan G. Bowler 1% 93% Double to RF (Deep RF)
b7 5-2 2 -2- O CLE J. Vosmik G. Bowler -1% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-5, Indians' Clint Brown facing 2-3-4
t8 2-5 0 --- O CHW B. Sullivan C. Brown 3% 94% Lineout: 2B
t8 2-5 1 --- O CHW S. Jolley C. Brown 2% 96% Flyball: RF
t8 2-5 2 --- CHW B. Fothergill C. Brown -1% 95% Single to RF
t8 2-5 2 1-- O CHW B. Norman C. Brown 2% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-2, White Sox' Grant Bowler facing 6-7-8
b8 5-2 0 --- O CLE J. Hodapp G. Bowler -0% 96% Flyball: CF
b8 5-2 1 --- O CLE L. Sewell G. Bowler -0% 96% Foul Flyball: 3B
b8 5-2 2 --- O CLE W. Kamm G. Bowler -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-5, Indians' Clint Brown facing 6-7-8
t9 2-5 0 --- O CHW L. Appling C. Brown 2% 98% Strikeout
t9 2-5 1 --- CHW J. Kerr C. Brown -3% 96% Single (SS-3B Hole)
Johnny Watwood pinch hits for Frank Grube (C) batting 8th
t9 2-5 1 1-- O CHW J. Watwood C. Brown 3% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
Lew Fonseca pinch hits for Grant Bowler (P) batting 9th
t9 2-5 2 1-- O CHW L. Fonseca C. Brown 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 5.

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