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Standings
BOS
@CHW
2
7
BOS
@CHW
3
2
NYY
@CLE
8
2
NYY
@CLE
4
3
WSH
@DET
3
6
WSH
@DET
4
2
PHA
@SLB
3
6
PHA
@SLB
6
7
 
(11)
CIN
@BRO
7
4
CHC
@BSN
1
4
CHC
@BSN
0
2
STL
@NYG
14
12
STL
@NYG
0
3
 
(7)
PIT
@PHI
6
0
PIT
@PHI
3
6
Sunday, June 15, 1952,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 69,468, Time of Game: 2:15
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
4
31-19
 Won 3 
1st
at Indians
3
32-25
 Lost 3 
3rd, 2½ GB
W: Bob Kuzava (2-2)
L: Steve Gromek (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  2    4  7  0
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  2    3  6  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Phil Rizzuto SS 3 0 0 1 1 0 .276 .670 -0.052 1.14 0.033 -0.084 0.3 1 3 SH
Mickey Mantle CF 4 1 0 0 1 0 .300 .814 -0.014 0.82 0.033 -0.047 -0.9 4 0
Hank Bauer RF 3 0 2 1 1 0 .309 .903 0.249 1.34 0.307 -0.058 1.5 1 0 2B,CS
Yogi Berra C 3 1 1 0 1 0 .256 .802 -0.032 1.42 0.031 -0.062 -0.0 6 0 IW
Gil McDougald 3B 4 0 0 1 0 2 .270 .718 -0.006 1.56 0.035 -0.041 -0.5 0 1
Gene Woodling LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 .289 .800 -0.090 1.16 0.007 -0.097 -0.6 4 0
Joe Collins 1B 3 0 2 0 1 0 .274 .780 0.059 0.85 0.084 -0.026 0.3 9 0
Billy Martin 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .277 .632 -0.151 1.28 0.015 -0.166 -1.1 2 5 GDP
Bob Kuzava P 3 1 1 1 1 2 .143 .476 0.104 1.17 0.138 -0.035 1.1 0 1
   Allie Reynolds P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 .438 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 4 7 4 7 4 .233 .645 0.067 1.19 0.683 -0.616 0.1 27 10
2B: H Bauer (10, off S Gromek).
SH: P Rizzuto (9, off S Gromek).
IBB: Y Berra (3, by S Gromek).
TB: H Bauer 3; J Collins 2; B Kuzava; B Martin; Y Berra.
GIDP: B Martin (3).
RBI: P Rizzuto (14); G McDougald (28); H Bauer (23); B Kuzava (1).
2-out RBI: B Kuzava; P Rizzuto.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Kuzava-B Martin-J Collins; P Rizzuto-B Martin-J Collins.
Baserunning
CS: H Bauer (5, 2nd base by S Gromek/B Tebbetts).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harry Simpson RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .297 .768 -0.112 1.17 0.000 -0.112 -0.6 3 1
Bobby Avila 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .290 .780 -0.096 0.99 0.000 -0.096 -0.6 4 3
Al Rosen 1B-3B 2 2 1 0 2 0 .330 1.005 0.065 0.67 0.083 -0.018 0.6 5 1
Hank Majeski 3B 1 0 0 0 2 1 .252 .713 0.101 1.38 0.123 -0.022 0.5 1 1
   Bob Lemon PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Luke Easter 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .673 -0.037 1.69 0.000 -0.037 -0.3 3 0
Larry Doby CF 4 1 3 1 0 0 .294 .893 0.178 1.90 0.250 -0.072 1.7 3 0
Jim Fridley LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .252 .635 -0.107 2.02 0.077 -0.184 -1.5 2 0 2·GDP
   Pete Reiser PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .643 -0.044 2.46 0.000 -0.044 -0.3
Ray Boone SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .795 -0.123 1.84 0.000 -0.123 -0.7 1 2
   Dale Mitchell PH 1 0 1 2 0 0 .308 .799 0.043 1.50 0.043 0.000 1.6
   Johnny Berardino PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .176 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .661 -0.217 2.14 0.000 -0.217 -0.9 5 1
Steve Gromek P 2 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .133 -0.026 0.54 0.000 -0.026 -0.2 0 0
   Jim Hegan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .620 -0.059 2.43 0.000 -0.059 -0.2
   Lou Brissie P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 31 3 6 3 4 6 .194 .479 -0.434 1.50 0.576 -1.010 -0.9 27 10
TB: L Doby 3; A Rosen; D Mitchell; J Fridley.
GIDP: J Fridley 2 (3).
RBI: D Mitchell 2 (26); L Doby (33).
2-out RBI: D Mitchell 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. H Majeski-B Avila-A Rosen; H Simpson-A Rosen.
Outfield Assists: H Simpson (J Collins at 1st base).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Kuzava, W (2-2) 8.1 5 3 3 4 6 0 4.55 32 63 0.346 1.41 2.1
Allie Reynolds, S (1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.84 3 2 2 0.089 2.40 -1.2
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 4 6 0 3.00 35 63 2 2 0.435 1.50 0.9

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Steve Gromek, L (3-3) 8 5 2 2 4 4 0 4.25 30 64 0.048 1.25 1.5
Lou Brissie 1 2 2 2 3 0 0 4.00 8 0 0 -0.113 0.93 -1.6
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 7 4 0 4.00 38 64 0 0 -0.065 1.19 -0.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: S Gromek (2; Y Berra).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank Soar, 1B - Scotty Robb, 2B - Eddie Hurley, 3B - Art Passarella.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Cleveland Indians
1 Phil Rizzuto SS 1 Harry Simpson RF
2 Mickey Mantle CF 2 Bobby Avila 2B
3 Hank Bauer RF 3 Al Rosen 1B
4 Yogi Berra C 4 Hank Majeski 3B
5 Gil McDougald 3B 5 Larry Doby CF
6 Gene Woodling LF 6 Jim Fridley LF
7 Joe Collins 1B 7 Ray Boone SS
8 Billy Martin 2B 8 Birdie Tebbetts C
9 Bob Kuzava P 9 Steve Gromek P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 0-1 1 12- R NYY H. Bauer S. Gromek 25% 64% Double to LF; Mantle to 3B; Kuzava Scores
b4 0-0 1 12- R CLE L. Doby B. Kuzava -16% 24% Single to CF; Majeski to 3B; Rosen Scores
b4 1-0 1 1-3 OO CLE J. Fridley B. Kuzava 11% 34% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
b7 1-2 1 12- O CLE R. Boone B. Kuzava 9% 68% Flyball: CF
b7 1-2 2 12- O CLE B. Tebbetts B. Kuzava 9% 77% Flyball: SS

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYY P. Rizzuto S. Gromek -2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O NYY M. Mantle S. Gromek -1% 46% Foul Flyball: C
t1 0-0 2 --- NYY H. Bauer S. Gromek 1% 48% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O NYY Y. Berra S. Gromek -2% 45% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE H. Simpson B. Kuzava 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Kuzava 1% 49% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 2 --- CLE A. Rosen B. Kuzava -1% 48% Walk
b1 0-0 2 1-- O CLE H. Majeski B. Kuzava 2% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O NYY G. McDougald S. Gromek -2% 48% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 --- O NYY G. Woodling S. Gromek -2% 46% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 2 --- NYY J. Collins S. Gromek 1% 47% Walk
t2 0-0 2 1-- O NYY B. Martin S. Gromek -2% 45% Foul Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- CLE L. Doby B. Kuzava -4% 41% Single to RF
b2 0-0 0 1-- OO CLE J. Fridley B. Kuzava 8% 49% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b2 0-0 2 --- O CLE R. Boone B. Kuzava 1% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O NYY B. Kuzava S. Gromek -2% 48% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --- O NYY P. Rizzuto S. Gromek -2% 46% Flyball: CF
t3 0-0 2 --- O NYY M. Mantle S. Gromek -1% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Tebbetts B. Kuzava 2% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-0 1 --- O CLE S. Gromek B. Kuzava 2% 49% Strikeout
b3 0-0 2 --- O CLE H. Simpson B. Kuzava 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 3-4-5
t4 0-0 0 --- NYY H. Bauer S. Gromek 4% 54% Single to RF
t4 0-0 0 1-- O NYY Y. Berra S. Gromek -4% 50% Foul Flyball: 3B
t4 0-0 1 1-- O NYY G. McDougald S. Gromek -5% 46% Bauer Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
t4 0-0 2 --- O NYY G. McDougald S. Gromek -1% 44% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 2-3-4
b4 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Kuzava 3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-0 1 --- CLE A. Rosen B. Kuzava -3% 44% Walk
b4 0-0 1 1-- CLE H. Majeski B. Kuzava -4% 40% Walk; Rosen to 2B
b4 0-0 1 12- R CLE L. Doby B. Kuzava -16% 24% Single to CF; Majeski to 3B; Rosen Scores
b4 1-0 1 1-3 OO CLE J. Fridley B. Kuzava 11% 34% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- O NYY G. Woodling S. Gromek -3% 31% Foul Flyball: 1B
t5 0-1 1 --- NYY J. Collins S. Gromek 4% 35% Single to RF
t5 0-1 1 1-- OO NYY B. Martin S. Gromek -7% 28% Fly Ball Double Play: RF-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- O CLE R. Boone B. Kuzava 2% 30% Strikeout
b5 1-0 1 --- O CLE B. Tebbetts B. Kuzava 1% 31% Flyball: CF
b5 1-0 2 --- O CLE S. Gromek B. Kuzava 1% 32% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 9-1-2
t6 0-1 0 --- NYY B. Kuzava S. Gromek 6% 38% Single to LF
t6 0-1 0 1-- O NYY P. Rizzuto S. Gromek -3% 36% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Kuzava to 2B
t6 0-1 1 -2- NYY M. Mantle S. Gromek 3% 39% Walk
t6 0-1 1 12- R NYY H. Bauer S. Gromek 25% 64% Double to LF; Mantle to 3B; Kuzava Scores
t6 1-1 1 -23 NYY Y. Berra S. Gromek 1% 65% Intentional Walk
t6 1-1 1 123 RO NYY G. McDougald S. Gromek 3% 68% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Bauer to 3B; Mantle Scores
t6 2-1 2 1-3 O NYY G. Woodling S. Gromek -5% 63% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 1-2-3
b6 1-2 0 --- O CLE H. Simpson B. Kuzava 4% 67% Flyball: LF
b6 1-2 1 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Kuzava 3% 70% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 1-2 2 --- O CLE A. Rosen B. Kuzava 2% 71% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 7-8-9
t7 2-1 0 --- NYY J. Collins S. Gromek 4% 75% Single to RF
t7 2-1 0 1-- OO NYY B. Martin S. Gromek -7% 68% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t7 2-1 2 --- O NYY B. Kuzava S. Gromek -1% 67% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 4-5-6
b7 1-2 0 --- CLE H. Majeski B. Kuzava -8% 59% Walk
Bob Lemon pinch runs for Hank Majeski (3B) batting 4th
b7 1-2 0 1-- O CLE L. Doby B. Kuzava 7% 66% Flyball: LF
b7 1-2 1 1-- CLE J. Fridley B. Kuzava -8% 58% Single to CF; Lemon to 2B
b7 1-2 1 12- O CLE R. Boone B. Kuzava 9% 68% Flyball: CF
b7 1-2 2 12- O CLE B. Tebbetts B. Kuzava 9% 77% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Steve Gromek facing 1-2-3
Luke Easter replaces Bob Lemon (PR) playing 1B batting 4th
Al Rosen moves from 1B to 3B
t8 2-1 0 --- O NYY P. Rizzuto S. Gromek -2% 75% Flyball: RF
t8 2-1 1 --- O NYY M. Mantle S. Gromek -1% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 2-1 2 --- O NYY H. Bauer S. Gromek -1% 72% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 9-1-2
Jim Hegan pinch hits for Steve Gromek (P) batting 9th
b8 1-2 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan B. Kuzava 6% 78% Lineout: CF
b8 1-2 1 --- O CLE H. Simpson B. Kuzava 4% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 1-2 2 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Kuzava 3% 85% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Indians 1.
Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Lou Brissie facing 4-5-6
Lou Brissie replaces Jim Hegan (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-1 0 --- NYY Y. Berra L. Brissie 2% 88% Single to CF
t9 2-1 0 1-- O NYY G. McDougald L. Brissie -1% 87% Groundout: P-1B; Berra to 2B
t9 2-1 1 -2- NYY G. Woodling L. Brissie 1% 88% Walk
t9 2-1 1 12- O NYY J. Collins L. Brissie -3% 85% Flyball: CF
t9 2-1 2 12- NYY B. Martin L. Brissie 2% 87% Single to SS; Woodling to 2B; Berra to 3B
t9 2-1 2 123 R NYY B. Kuzava L. Brissie 8% 94% Walk; Berra Scores; Woodling to 3B; Martin to 2B
t9 3-1 2 123 R NYY P. Rizzuto L. Brissie 3% 98% Walk; Woodling Scores; Martin to 3B; Kuzava to 2B
t9 4-1 2 123 O NYY M. Mantle L. Brissie -1% 97% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Yankees' Bob Kuzava facing 3-4-5
b9 1-4 0 --- CLE A. Rosen B. Kuzava -4% 93% Single to LF
b9 1-4 0 1-- O CLE L. Easter B. Kuzava 4% 96% Flyball: RF
b9 1-4 1 1-- CLE L. Doby B. Kuzava -5% 91% Single to CF; Rosen to 2B
Allie Reynolds replaces Bob Kuzava pitching and batting 9th
Pete Reiser pinch hits for Jim Fridley (LF) batting 6th
b9 1-4 1 12- O CLE P. Reiser A. Reynolds 4% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B; Doby to 2B; Rosen to 3B
Dale Mitchell pinch hits for Ray Boone (SS) batting 7th
b9 1-4 2 -23 RR CLE D. Mitchell A. Reynolds -4% 91% Single to CF; Doby Scores; Rosen Scores
Johnny Berardino pinch runs for Dale Mitchell (PH) batting 7th
b9 3-4 2 1-- O CLE B. Tebbetts A. Reynolds 9% 100% Foul Flyball: 1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 3.

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