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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
8
7
 
(11)
SLB
@CHW
3
8
SLB
@CHW
5
1
DET
@CLE
13
5
DET
@CLE
3
4
NYY
@PHA
12
6
NYY
@PHA
15
1
BSN
@BRO
6
4
BSN
@BRO
5
4
PIT
@CIN
3
4
PHI
@NYG
0
9
CHC
@STL
7
2
Saturday, May 23, 1936,
, League Park II
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Tigers
3
20-15
 Lost 1 
3rd, 4 GB
at Indians
4
18-16
 Won 1 
4th, 5½ GB
L: Joe Sullivan (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  0   0  1  2   0  0  0    3  8  2
Indians         0  0  2   0  0  0   2  0  X    4  7  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Rogell SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .206 .286 .286 .571 -0.213 1.54 0.000 -0.213 -1.6 2 2
Gee Walker RF 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .304 .351 .478 .830 0.087 1.29 0.190 -0.103 1.2 1 0 3B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .374 .426 .542 .968 -0.142 1.16 0.012 -0.155 -1.0 1 9
Goose Goslin LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .329 .413 .486 .898 -0.149 1.25 0.000 -0.149 -1.4 1 0
Al Simmons CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .290 .322 .407 .729 0.012 1.16 0.084 -0.072 0.0 2 0
Jack Burns 1B 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .290 .394 .398 .792 0.008 1.60 0.105 -0.097 0.3 13 0
Marv Owen 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .271 .331 .398 .730 -0.068 1.61 0.057 -0.125 -0.2 0 0
Ray Hayworth C 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .152 .243 .242 .486 0.122 1.93 0.219 -0.097 0.4 4 2 2B
   Flea Clifton PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160 .276 .200 .476 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Vic Sorrell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .300 .294 .594 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Joe Sullivan P 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .214 .214 .214 .429 0.013 1.71 0.058 -0.045 -0.1 0 3
   Mickey Cochrane PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .458 .378 .836 -0.085 2.73 0.000 -0.085 -0.4 0 0
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 4 0 39 .229 .308 .314 .622 -0.415 1.49 0.725 -1.141 -2.9 24 16
2B: R Hayworth (3, off O Hildebrand).
3B: G Walker (2, off G Blaeholder).
TB: G Walker 4; R Hayworth 3; A Simmons 2; M Owen; J Sullivan.
RBI: J Sullivan (1); G Walker (9); R Hayworth (3).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 11.
Fielding
E: J Sullivan (1); M Owen (7).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill Knickerbocker SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .265 .327 .377 .705 -0.130 1.17 0.000 -0.130 -1.2 2 1
Jim Gleeson RF 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 .268 .362 .439 .801 -0.012 0.91 0.049 -0.061 0.2 4 0
   Milt Galatzer RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .407 .348 .755 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Odell Hale 3B 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .298 .348 .473 .821 0.010 0.95 0.052 -0.042 -0.1 1 3 SB
Earl Averill CF 4 2 2 3 0 0 4 .355 .433 .597 1.029 0.402 1.33 0.472 -0.070 2.0 6 0 HR
Joe Vosmik LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .227 .338 .395 .733 0.062 1.02 0.116 -0.054 0.4 5 0
Hal Trosky 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .307 .340 .550 .890 0.129 1.48 0.168 -0.039 1.1 6 0 SH
Frankie Pytlak C 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .270 .324 .397 .720 -0.022 1.27 0.020 -0.042 -0.4 2 0 SH
Roy Hughes 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .199 .242 .298 .539 -0.188 1.25 0.000 -0.188 -1.7 0 2
George Blaeholder P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.063 1.05 0.000 -0.063 -0.7 0 0
   Ralph Winegarner PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .091 .000 .091 -0.105 3.28 0.000 -0.105 -0.7
   Oral Hildebrand P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .150 .227 .150 .377 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 4 7 4 3 3 35 .233 .303 .333 .636 0.083 1.21 0.877 -0.794 -1.3 27 6
HR: E Averill (5, off J Sullivan, 7th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to RF).
SH: H Trosky (2, off J Sullivan); F Pytlak (1, off J Sullivan).
TB: E Averill 5; O Hale 2; J Vosmik; J Gleeson; H Trosky.
RBI: E Averill 3 (27); H Trosky (35).
2-out RBI: E Averill 3; H Trosky.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Baserunning
SB: O Hale (3, 2nd base off J Sullivan/R Hayworth).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Joe Sullivan, L (1-2) 7 7 4 4 3 3 1 4.14 32 47 -0.128 1.27 0.6
Vic Sorrell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.69 3 0 0 0.045 0.54 0.7
Team Totals 8 7 4 4 3 3 1 4.50 35 47 0 0 -0.083 1.21 1.3

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
George Blaeholder 6 6 3 3 4 0 0 3.67 28 44 0.011 1.34 1.0
Oral Hildebrand, W (4-3) 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.47 11 0 0 0.406 1.86 2.0
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 4 0 0 3.00 39 44 0 0 0.417 1.49 2.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Quinn, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Cleveland Indians
1 Billy Rogell SS 1 Bill Knickerbocker SS
2 Gee Walker RF 2 Jim Gleeson RF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Odell Hale 3B
4 Goose Goslin LF 4 Earl Averill CF
5 Al Simmons CF 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Jack Burns 1B 6 Hal Trosky 1B
7 Marv Owen 3B 7 Frankie Pytlak C
8 Ray Hayworth C 8 Roy Hughes 2B
9 Joe Sullivan P 9 George Blaeholder P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 2-3 2 1-- RR CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan 38% 73% Home Run; Hale Scores
t6 1-2 1 12- R DET R. Hayworth G. Blaeholder -17% 42% Single to CF; Simmons Scores; Burns to 3B
t5 0-2 1 1-- R DET G. Walker G. Blaeholder -15% 57% Triple to RF (Pop Fly); Sullivan Scores
b6 2-3 1 -23 O CLE R. Hughes J. Sullivan -12% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 2-3 2 -23 O CLE R. Winegarner J. Sullivan -11% 34% Flyball: CF

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' George Blaeholder facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET B. Rogell G. Blaeholder 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 1 --- O DET G. Walker G. Blaeholder 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- DET C. Gehringer G. Blaeholder -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O DET G. Goslin G. Blaeholder 2% 55% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker J. Sullivan -2% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- CLE J. Gleeson J. Sullivan 2% 55% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE O. Hale J. Sullivan -2% 53% Groundout: P-2B-1B; Gleeson to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- O CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan -3% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O DET A. Simmons G. Blaeholder 3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- DET J. Burns G. Blaeholder -3% 50% Walk
t2 0-0 1 1-- DET M. Owen G. Blaeholder -3% 47% Single to CF; Burns to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- O DET R. Hayworth G. Blaeholder 5% 51% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 2 12- O DET J. Sullivan G. Blaeholder 5% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik J. Sullivan 3% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- O CLE H. Trosky J. Sullivan -2% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B; Vosmik to 2B
b2 0-0 1 -2- CLE F. Pytlak J. Sullivan 2% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 1 12- O CLE R. Hughes J. Sullivan -4% 55% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Vosmik to 3B
b2 0-0 2 1-3 O CLE G. Blaeholder J. Sullivan -5% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- O DET B. Rogell G. Blaeholder 3% 53% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 0-0 1 --- O DET G. Walker G. Blaeholder 2% 55% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 0-0 2 --- O DET C. Gehringer G. Blaeholder 1% 56% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b3 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker J. Sullivan -3% 53% Flyball: CF
b3 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Gleeson J. Sullivan -2% 51% Strikeout
b3 0-0 2 --- CLE O. Hale J. Sullivan 1% 53% Single to RF
b3 0-0 2 1-- CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan 1% 54% Hale Steals 2B
b3 0-0 2 -2- R CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan 9% 63% Single to LF (Short LF); Hale Scores
b3 1-0 2 1-- CLE J. Vosmik J. Sullivan 2% 65% Single to CF; Averill to 3B
b3 1-0 2 1-3 R CLE H. Trosky J. Sullivan 9% 74% Single to CF; Averill Scores; Vosmik to 3B
b3 2-0 2 1-3 O CLE F. Pytlak J. Sullivan -4% 70% Baserunner Out Advancing; Vosmik out at Hm/C-2B-C
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 2.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 4-5-6
t4 0-2 0 --- O DET G. Goslin G. Blaeholder 3% 73% Flyball: LF
t4 0-2 1 --- DET A. Simmons G. Blaeholder -3% 70% Single to LF
t4 0-2 1 1-- O DET J. Burns G. Blaeholder 4% 74% Flyball: CF
t4 0-2 2 1-- DET M. Owen G. Blaeholder -2% 71% Walk; Simmons to 2B
t4 0-2 2 12- O DET R. Hayworth G. Blaeholder 5% 76% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 7-8-9
b4 2-0 0 --- O CLE F. Pytlak J. Sullivan -2% 74% Popfly: SS
b4 2-0 1 --- O CLE R. Hughes J. Sullivan -1% 73% Strikeout
b4 2-0 2 --- O CLE G. Blaeholder J. Sullivan -1% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 2.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 9-1-2
t5 0-2 0 --- DET J. Sullivan G. Blaeholder -5% 67% Single to P
t5 0-2 0 1-- O DET B. Rogell G. Blaeholder 4% 72% Flyball: RF
t5 0-2 1 1-- R DET G. Walker G. Blaeholder -15% 57% Triple to RF (Pop Fly); Sullivan Scores
t5 1-2 1 --3 O DET C. Gehringer G. Blaeholder 7% 64% Fielder's Choice 2B; Walker out at Hm/2B-3B-C; Gehringer to 3B
t5 1-2 2 --3 O DET G. Goslin G. Blaeholder 5% 69% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b5 2-1 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker J. Sullivan -3% 67% Groundout: P-SS-1B
b5 2-1 1 --- CLE J. Gleeson J. Sullivan 2% 69% Single to SS
b5 2-1 1 1-- O CLE O. Hale J. Sullivan -2% 67% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Gleeson to 2B
b5 2-1 2 -2- O CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan -4% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' George Blaeholder facing 5-6-7
t6 1-2 0 --- DET A. Simmons G. Blaeholder -5% 58% Single to CF
t6 1-2 0 1-- DET J. Burns G. Blaeholder -8% 50% Walk; Simmons to 2B
t6 1-2 0 12- O DET M. Owen G. Blaeholder 8% 58% Flyball: CF
t6 1-2 1 12- R DET R. Hayworth G. Blaeholder -17% 42% Single to CF; Simmons Scores; Burns to 3B
t6 2-2 1 1-3 RO DET J. Sullivan G. Blaeholder -1% 40% Flyball: RF; Burns Scores
t6 3-2 2 1-- O DET B. Rogell G. Blaeholder 3% 43% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 5-6-7
b6 2-3 0 --- CLE J. Vosmik J. Sullivan 6% 49% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Vosmik to 1B
b6 2-3 0 1-- CLE H. Trosky J. Sullivan 8% 57% Reached on E1 (throw to 2B)/Sacrifice Bunt; Vosmik to 2B; Trosky to 1B
b6 2-3 0 12- O CLE F. Pytlak J. Sullivan -1% 57% Bunt Groundout: C-1B/Sacrifice; Vosmik to 3B; Trosky to 2B
b6 2-3 1 -23 O CLE R. Hughes J. Sullivan -12% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
Ralph Winegarner pinch hits for George Blaeholder (P) batting 9th
b6 2-3 2 -23 O CLE R. Winegarner J. Sullivan -11% 34% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 2-3-4
Oral Hildebrand replaces Ralph Winegarner (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t7 3-2 0 --- DET G. Walker O. Hildebrand -4% 30% Single to LF
t7 3-2 0 1-- O DET C. Gehringer O. Hildebrand 2% 32% Groundout: SS-1B; Walker to 2B
t7 3-2 1 -2- O DET G. Goslin O. Hildebrand 4% 36% Foul Flyball: C
t7 3-2 2 -2- O DET A. Simmons O. Hildebrand 5% 41% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Tigers' Joe Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b7 2-3 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker J. Sullivan -5% 36% Groundout: P-1B
b7 2-3 1 --- O CLE J. Gleeson J. Sullivan -4% 32% Strikeout
b7 2-3 2 --- CLE O. Hale J. Sullivan 3% 34% Single to RF
b7 2-3 2 1-- RR CLE E. Averill J. Sullivan 38% 73% Home Run; Hale Scores
b7 4-3 2 --- O CLE J. Vosmik J. Sullivan -1% 71% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-4, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 6-7-8
t8 3-4 0 --- O DET J. Burns O. Hildebrand 6% 77% Flyball: LF
t8 3-4 1 --- O DET M. Owen O. Hildebrand 5% 82% Foul Flyball: 1B
t8 3-4 2 --- DET R. Hayworth O. Hildebrand -5% 76% Double to RF (Pop Fly to Short RF Line)
Mickey Cochrane pinch hits for Joe Sullivan (P) batting 9th
Flea Clifton pinch runs for Ray Hayworth (C) batting 8th
t8 3-4 2 -2- O DET M. Cochrane O. Hildebrand 8% 85% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-3, Tigers' Vic Sorrell facing 6-7-8
Vic Sorrell replaces Flea Clifton (PR) pitching and batting 8th
Mickey Cochrane moves from PH to C
b8 4-3 0 --- O CLE H. Trosky V. Sorrell -2% 83% Popfly: SS (Short CF)
b8 4-3 1 --- O CLE F. Pytlak V. Sorrell -1% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 4-3 2 --- O CLE R. Hughes V. Sorrell -1% 80% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-4, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 1-2-3
Milt Galatzer replaces Jim Gleeson playing RF batting 2nd
t9 3-4 0 --- O DET B. Rogell O. Hildebrand 8% 89% Flyball: LF
t9 3-4 1 --- O DET G. Walker O. Hildebrand 7% 95% Flyball: RF
t9 3-4 2 --- O DET C. Gehringer O. Hildebrand 5% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.

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