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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
3
2
 
(10)
NYG
@BRO
2
3
STL
@CHC
5
0
CIN
@PIT
2
3
Monday, August 12, 1946,
, League Park II
Attendance: 12,000, Time of Game: 1:55
Tigers
3
60-46
 Won 1 
3rd, 15 GB
at Indians
2
53-58
 Lost 1 
5th, 24½ GB
W: Al Benton (5-6)
L: Joe Berry (2-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   1    3  9  1
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0   0    2  3  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Lake SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .224 .334 .307 .641 0 8 CS
George Kell 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .320 .363 .420 .783 1 4 2B
Hoot Evers CF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .276 .364 .316 .680 4 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .273 .369 .561 .930 20 0 2B
Dick Wakefield LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .253 .341 .373 .714 1 0
Roy Cullenbine RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .254 .416 .452 .868 1 0 HR
Skeeter Webb 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .209 .254 .224 .477 1 5
Paul Richards C 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .239 .352 .326 .678 2 0 SH
Al Benton P 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .148 .148 .185 .333 0 3
   Fred Hutchinson 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .302 .351 .358 .709
   George Caster P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
Team Totals 36 3 9 3 2 5 39 .250 .289 .389 .678 30 20
2B: G Kell (15); H Greenberg (22).
HR: R Cullenbine (10).
SH: P Richards (2).
TB: R Cullenbine 5; H Greenberg 3; G Kell 2; D Wakefield; A Benton; S Webb; E Lake.
RBI: R Cullenbine (28); H Greenberg (71); G Kell (34).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: S Webb (2).
Baserunning
CS: E Lake (6).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Case LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .227 .283 .296 .579 5 0 2B
Jack Conway 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .231 .285 .276 .561 4 1
Felix Mackiewicz CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .264 .346 .347 .693 1 0
Hank Edwards RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .319 .389 .550 .939 5 0
Heinz Becker 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .349 .439 .462 .901 7 2
Lou Boudreau SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .353 .417 .770 2 4
Ken Keltner 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .230 .293 .373 .666 0 1 2B
Jim Hegan C 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .233 .286 .319 .605 5 1
Steve Gromek P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .217 .250 .217 .467 1 1
   Jimmy Wasdell 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .259 .310 .346 .656
   Joe Berry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 1
   Gene Woodling 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .181 .278 .252 .530
Team Totals 34 2 3 2 2 2 36 .088 .139 .147 .286 30 11
2B: G Case (20); K Keltner (13).
TB: G Case 2; K Keltner 2; L Boudreau.
RBI: J Wasdell (6); J Hegan (10).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Conway-L Boudreau-H Becker; H Becker-L Boudreau.
E: K Keltner (8).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Al Benton, W (5-6) 9 3 2 2 2 2 0 2.80 33 73
George Caster, S (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.91 3
Team Totals 10 3 2 2 2 2 0 1.80 36 73

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Steve Gromek 8 7 2 2 0 5 1 4.35 30 65
Joe Berry, L (2-5) 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 3.18 9
Team Totals 10 9 3 3 2 5 1 2.70 39 65
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jim Boyer, 1B - Joe Rue, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: 12,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Cleveland Indians
1 Eddie Lake SS 1 George Case LF
2 George Kell 3B 2 Jack Conway 2B
3 Hoot Evers CF 3 Felix Mackiewicz CF
4 Hank Greenberg 1B 4 Hank Edwards RF
5 Dick Wakefield LF 5 Heinz Becker 1B
6 Roy Cullenbine RF 6 Lou Boudreau SS
7 Skeeter Webb 2B 7 Ken Keltner 3B
8 Paul Richards C 8 Jim Hegan C
9 Al Benton P 9 Steve Gromek P

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