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Standings
WSH
@BOS
4
2
CHW
@CLE
0
11
SLB
@DET
5
3
NYY
@PHA
2
5
BSN
@BRO
8
9
 
(13)
CIN
@CHC
2
6
PHI
@NYG
5
6
PHI
@NYG
6
3
 
(6)
Tuesday, September 28, 1948,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 60,405, Time of Game: 1:55
White Sox
0
49-99
 Lost 1 
8th, 44 GB
at Indians
11
94-56
 Won 3 
1st
W: Gene Bearden (18-7)
L: Bill Wight (8-20)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  1
Indians         3  1  0   1  6  0   0  0  X   11 13  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Cass Michaels 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .242 .341 .325 .666 -0.029 0.52 0.036 -0.065 -0.2 3 2
Tony Lupien 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .245 .328 .316 .644 0.013 0.33 0.030 -0.017 -0.4 6 0
Luke Appling SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .322 .430 .363 .793 -0.016 0.41 0.012 -0.028 -0.6 3 3
Ralph Weigel C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .236 .297 .317 .614 -0.061 0.42 0.000 -0.061 -1.3 1 1 GDP
Taffy Wright RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .276 .335 .364 .699 -0.033 0.43 0.000 -0.033 -0.7 1 0
Don Kolloway 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .276 .307 .374 .681 -0.001 0.29 0.013 -0.014 -0.0 1 3
Ralph Hodgin LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260 .307 .328 .635 -0.034 0.32 0.000 -0.034 -0.9 5 0 GDP
Jim Delsing CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .209 .292 .209 .501 -0.018 0.23 0.000 -0.018 -0.7 4 0
Bill Wight P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .087 .137 .087 .224 -0.011 0.45 0.000 -0.011 -0.2 0 1
   Howie Judson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .281 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Frank Whitman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.01 0.000 0.000 0.3
   Bob Gillespie P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .059 .000 .059 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 29 0 4 0 2 5 31 .138 .194 .138 .331 -0.190 0.36 0.091 -0.281 -4.7 24 10
TB: D Kolloway; L Appling; T Lupien; C Michaels.
GIDP: R Hodgin (8); R Weigel (5).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Appling-C Michaels-T Lupien.
E: D Kolloway (22).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: C Michaels (1st base by G Bearden).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dale Mitchell LF 4 2 2 2 1 0 5 .338 .386 .437 .823 0.085 0.43 0.117 -0.032 1.3 1 0 HR
Allie Clark RF 5 3 4 3 0 0 5 .313 .368 .450 .819 0.042 0.35 0.062 -0.020 2.7 1 0 HR
Lou Boudreau SS 3 1 2 1 2 0 5 .355 .453 .527 .980 0.080 0.26 0.080 0.000 2.7 3 3
Joe Gordon 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .279 .371 .505 .876 0.016 0.30 0.030 -0.014 -0.3 1 6 GDP
Ken Keltner 3B 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .294 .391 .510 .901 0.078 0.41 0.086 -0.008 0.8 1 1
Larry Doby CF 3 1 2 0 2 0 5 .295 .382 .484 .867 0.056 0.35 0.056 0.000 1.4 3 0
Eddie Robinson 1B 4 0 0 1 0 0 5 .251 .306 .402 .708 -0.002 0.47 0.008 -0.010 -1.0 12 0 SH
Jim Hegan C 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .253 .321 .418 .739 -0.035 0.30 0.000 -0.036 -1.0 5 0 IW
Gene Bearden P 3 1 0 1 1 0 4 .262 .295 .369 .665 -0.008 0.27 0.012 -0.019 0.4 0 3
Team Totals 35 11 13 10 8 1 44 .371 .488 .543 1.031 0.312 0.35 0.451 -0.139 6.9 27 13
HR: D Mitchell (4, off B Wight, 1st inn, 0 on, 0 outs); A Clark (9, off B Wight, 4th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
SH: E Robinson (8, off B Wight).
IBB: J Hegan (16, by B Wight).
TB: A Clark 7; D Mitchell 5; K Keltner 2; L Doby 2; L Boudreau 2; J Gordon.
GIDP: J Gordon (15).
RBI: A Clark 3 (38); D Mitchell 2 (56); K Keltner 2 (112); G Bearden (14); L Boudreau (103); E Robinson (81).
2-out RBI: A Clark.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 5 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. K Keltner-J Gordon-E Robinson; J Gordon-L Boudreau-E Robinson.
E: J Gordon (21).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Wight, L (8-20) 4.1 10 10 9 5 1 2 4.87 28 1 -0.304 0.54 -6.0
Howie Judson 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.89 5 3 3 -0.007 0.03 -2.4
Bob Gillespie 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 5.00 11 0 0 0.000 0.00 1.6
Team Totals 8 13 11 10 8 1 2 11.25 44 1 3 3 -0.311 0.35 -6.9

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gene Bearden, W (18-7) 9 4 0 0 2 5 0 2.64 31 82 0.189 0.36 4.7
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 2 5 0 0.00 31 82 0.189 0.36 4.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: B Wight (3; J Hegan).
Pickoffs: G Bearden (2; C Michaels, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Charlie Berry, 2B - Bill Grieve, 3B - Bill McKinley.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: 60,405.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Cass Michaels 2B 1 Dale Mitchell LF
2 Tony Lupien 1B 2 Allie Clark RF
3 Luke Appling SS 3 Lou Boudreau SS
4 Ralph Weigel C 4 Joe Gordon 2B
5 Taffy Wright RF 5 Ken Keltner 3B
6 Don Kolloway 3B 6 Larry Doby CF
7 Ralph Hodgin LF 7 Eddie Robinson 1B
8 Jim Delsing CF 8 Jim Hegan C
9 Bill Wight P 9 Gene Bearden P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 --- R CLE D. Mitchell B. Wight 10% 65% Home Run
b1 1-0 1 12- R CLE K. Keltner B. Wight 8% 76% Single to LF; Gordon to 2B; Boudreau Scores
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden 6% 52% Michaels Picked off 1B (P-1B)
b2 3-0 2 -2- R CLE L. Boudreau B. Wight 5% 87% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Clark Scores/No RBI/unER
b1 2-0 1 12- CLE L. Doby B. Wight 4% 80% Single to LF; Keltner to 2B; Gordon 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' Gene Bearden facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHW C. Michaels G. Bearden -4% 46% Single to P
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden 6% 52% Michaels Picked off 1B (P-1B)
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden 2% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- CHW L. Appling G. Bearden -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CHW R. Weigel G. Bearden 2% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- R CLE D. Mitchell B. Wight 10% 65% Home Run
b1 1-0 0 --- O CLE A. Clark B. Wight -2% 63% Lineout: LF
b1 1-0 1 --- CLE L. Boudreau B. Wight 2% 65% Single to CF
b1 1-0 1 1-- CLE J. Gordon B. Wight 3% 68% Single to LF; Boudreau to 2B
b1 1-0 1 12- R CLE K. Keltner B. Wight 8% 76% Single to LF; Gordon to 2B; Boudreau Scores
b1 2-0 1 12- CLE L. Doby B. Wight 4% 80% Single to LF; Keltner to 2B; Gordon to 3B
b1 2-0 1 123 RO CLE E. Robinson B. Wight 1% 81% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B; Keltner to 3B; Gordon Scores
b1 3-0 2 1-3 O CLE J. Hegan B. Wight -3% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 3.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 5-6-7
t2 0-3 0 --- O CHW T. Wright G. Bearden 2% 80% Strikeout
t2 0-3 1 --- O CHW D. Kolloway G. Bearden 1% 81% Foul Flyball: 3B
t2 0-3 2 --- O CHW R. Hodgin G. Bearden 1% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 9-1-2
b2 3-0 0 --- O CLE G. Bearden B. Wight -1% 81% Flyball: LF
b2 3-0 1 --- CLE D. Mitchell B. Wight 1% 82% Walk
b2 3-0 1 1-- CLE A. Clark B. Wight 2% 84% Single to LF; Mitchell to 2B
b2 3-0 1 12- O CLE L. Boudreau B. Wight -3% 81% Baserunner Out Advancing; Mitchell out at 3B/C-3B; Clark to 2B
b2 3-0 2 -2- R CLE L. Boudreau B. Wight 5% 87% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Clark Scores/No RBI/unER
b2 4-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Gordon B. Wight -1% 86% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 4.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 8-9-1
t3 0-4 0 --- O CHW J. Delsing G. Bearden 2% 88% Flyball: CF
t3 0-4 1 --- O CHW B. Wight G. Bearden 1% 89% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-4 2 --- O CHW C. Michaels G. Bearden 1% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 5-6-7
b3 4-0 0 --- O CLE K. Keltner B. Wight -1% 89% Strikeout
b3 4-0 1 --- CLE L. Doby B. Wight 1% 89% Single to CF
b3 4-0 1 1-- O CLE E. Robinson B. Wight -1% 88% Flyball: CF
b3 4-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Hegan B. Wight -1% 88% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 4.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 2-3-4
t4 0-4 0 --- CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden -3% 85% Single to RF
t4 0-4 0 1-- O CHW L. Appling G. Bearden 3% 87% Lineout: CF
t4 0-4 1 1-- OO CHW R. Weigel G. Bearden 4% 91% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 9-1-2
b4 4-0 0 --- O CLE G. Bearden B. Wight -1% 90% Flyball: CF
b4 4-0 1 --- O CLE D. Mitchell B. Wight -1% 90% Lineout: CF
b4 4-0 2 --- R CLE A. Clark B. Wight 4% 94% Home Run
b4 5-0 2 --- CLE L. Boudreau B. Wight 0% 94% Walk
b4 5-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Gordon B. Wight -0% 94% Lineout: SS
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 5.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 5-6-7
t5 0-5 0 --- O CHW T. Wright G. Bearden 1% 95% Flyball: LF
t5 0-5 1 --- CHW D. Kolloway G. Bearden -1% 94% Single to CF
t5 0-5 1 1-- OO CHW R. Hodgin G. Bearden 3% 96% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Bill Wight facing 5-6-7
b5 5-0 0 --- CLE K. Keltner B. Wight 1% 97% Single to LF
b5 5-0 0 1-- CLE L. Doby B. Wight 1% 97% Walk; Keltner to 2B
b5 5-0 0 12- O CLE E. Robinson B. Wight 0% 97% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Doby to 2B; Keltner to 3B
b5 5-0 1 -23 CLE J. Hegan B. Wight 0% 97% Intentional Walk
b5 5-0 1 123 R CLE G. Bearden B. Wight 1% 99% Walk; Keltner Scores; Doby to 3B; Hegan to 2B
b5 6-0 1 123 R CLE D. Mitchell B. Wight 1% 99% Single to P; Bearden to 2B; Hegan to 3B; Doby Scores
Howie Judson replaces Bill Wight pitching and batting 9th
b5 7-0 1 123 RR CLE A. Clark H. Judson 0% 100% Single to CF; Mitchell to 2B; Bearden Scores; Hegan Scores
b5 9-0 1 12- R CLE L. Boudreau H. Judson 0% 100% Single to RF; Mitchell Scores; Clark to 2B
b5 10-0 1 12- CLE J. Gordon H. Judson 0% 100% Walk; Clark to 3B; Boudreau to 2B
b5 10-0 1 123 RO CLE K. Keltner H. Judson 0% 100% Foul Flyball: LF; Clark Scores
b5 11-0 2 12- O CLE L. Doby H. Judson 0% 100% Lineout: SS
6 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-11, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 8-9-1
t6 0-11 0 --- O CHW J. Delsing G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
Frank Whitman pinch hits for Howie Judson (P) batting 9th
t6 0-11 1 --- CHW F. Whitman G. Bearden -0% 100% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball)
t6 0-11 1 1-- CHW C. Michaels G. Bearden -0% 100% Walk; Whitman to 2B
t6 0-11 1 12- O CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden 0% 100% Flyball: SS
t6 0-11 2 12- O CHW L. Appling G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-0, White Sox' Bob Gillespie facing 7-8-9
Bob Gillespie replaces Frank Whitman (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 11-0 0 --- O CLE E. Robinson B. Gillespie 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 11-0 1 --- O CLE J. Hegan B. Gillespie 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 11-0 2 --- O CLE G. Bearden B. Gillespie 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-11, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 4-5-6
t7 0-11 0 --- O CHW R. Weigel G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 0-11 1 --- O CHW T. Wright G. Bearden 0% 100% Strikeout
t7 0-11 2 --- O CHW D. Kolloway G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-0, White Sox' Bob Gillespie facing 1-2-3
b7 11-0 0 --- O CLE D. Mitchell B. Gillespie 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 11-0 1 --- CLE A. Clark B. Gillespie 0% 100% Single to RF
b7 11-0 1 1-- CLE L. Boudreau B. Gillespie 0% 100% Walk; Clark to 2B
b7 11-0 1 12- OO CLE J. Gordon B. Gillespie 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-11, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 7-8-9
t8 0-11 0 --- O CHW R. Hodgin G. Bearden 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t8 0-11 1 --- O CHW J. Delsing G. Bearden 0% 100% Strikeout
t8 0-11 2 --- O CHW B. Gillespie G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 11-0, White Sox' Bob Gillespie facing 5-6-7
b8 11-0 0 --- O CLE K. Keltner B. Gillespie 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b8 11-0 1 --- CLE L. Doby B. Gillespie 0% 100% Walk
b8 11-0 1 1-- O CLE E. Robinson B. Gillespie 0% 100% Flyball: RF
b8 11-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Hegan B. Gillespie 0% 100% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-11, Indians' Gene Bearden facing 1-2-3
t9 0-11 0 --- O CHW C. Michaels G. Bearden 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 0-11 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien G. Bearden 0% 100% Lineout: 1B
t9 0-11 2 --- CHW L. Appling G. Bearden 0% 100% Single to LF
t9 0-11 2 1-- O CHW R. Weigel G. Bearden 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 11.

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