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Standings
NYY
@CHW
12
6
BAL
@CLE
4
5
BOS
@DET
7
5
 
(11)
WSH
@KCA
1
3
CHC
@BRO
9
4
MLN
@NYG
4
3
CIN
@PHI
5
2
STL
@PIT
1
2
Tuesday, August 27, 1957,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 5,554, Time of Game: 2:31
Orioles
4
59-64
 Lost 3 
6th, 20 GB
at Indians
5
61-65
 Won 3 
5th, 19½ GB
W: Early Wynn (14-15)
L: Ray Moore (9-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Orioles         1  0  1   0  1  1   0  0  0    4  8  1
Indians         2  2  0   1  0  0   0  0  X    5  8  2

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Gardner 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .273 .341 .373 .714 0.124 1.06 0.192 -0.068 1.1 3 3 2·2B
Bob Boyd 1B 5 2 1 0 0 1 5 .314 .383 .411 .795 -0.079 1.46 0.062 -0.141 -0.1 8 0
Billy Goodman 3B 4 0 2 1 1 0 5 .269 .318 .366 .684 -0.032 1.54 0.074 -0.106 -0.0 1 3
Bob Nieman LF 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .267 .353 .444 .797 -0.038 1.40 0.091 -0.129 0.3 2 0
Al Pilarcik RF-CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .270 .357 .378 .735 0.040 1.23 0.083 -0.043 0.6 0 0
Gus Triandos C 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .249 .312 .406 .718 -0.029 1.94 0.090 -0.119 -0.0 6 1
Lenny Green CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.050 1.00 0.000 -0.050 -0.4 1 0
   Tito Francona PH-RF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .232 .310 .361 .671 -0.117 2.33 0.000 -0.117 -0.8 2 0
Willy Miranda SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .200 .249 .212 .461 0.020 0.86 0.053 -0.034 0.1 1 1
   Joe Durham PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .202 .264 .325 .589 -0.053 2.14 0.000 -0.053 -0.2
   Jim Brideweser SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .390 .379 .769 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Ray Moore P 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .216 .213 .365 .578 -0.051 1.00 0.000 -0.051 -0.4 0 0 SH
   Joe Ginsberg PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .282 .335 .373 .709 -0.038 1.54 0.000 -0.038 -0.1
   Ken Lehman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .250 .176 .426 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 35 4 8 4 4 6 40 .229 .308 .286 .593 -0.303 1.40 0.645 -0.949 -0.2 24 8
2B: B Gardner 2 (28, 2 off E Wynn).
SH: R Moore (2, off E Wynn).
TB: B Gardner 4; B Goodman 2; B Nieman; A Pilarcik; W Miranda; B Boyd.
RBI: B Nieman (55); B Goodman (23); B Gardner (41); G Triandos (51).
2-out RBI: B Nieman; G Triandos.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Goodman-B Gardner-B Boyd.
E: B Gardner (9).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe Caffie RF 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .324 .359 .459 .818 0.203 1.10 0.227 -0.024 2.6 1 0 2·2B
Bobby Avila 2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .277 .337 .368 .706 0.073 1.22 0.173 -0.100 0.0 3 1 HR
Gene Woodling LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .335 .425 .534 .959 -0.013 0.87 0.006 -0.019 -0.1 1 0 HBP
   Roger Maris PH-CF 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .233 .341 .401 .742 0.034 1.18 0.072 -0.039 0.5 3 0
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .286 .373 .469 .842 -0.076 0.76 0.000 -0.076 -1.3 9 1
Al Smith CF-LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .238 .341 .355 .696 -0.018 0.54 0.030 -0.047 -0.3 1 1 CS
Dick Williams 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .304 .367 .671 -0.031 0.64 0.031 -0.062 -0.4 3 3 GDP
Chico Carrasquel SS 3 1 2 0 1 1 4 .270 .354 .386 .740 0.100 0.58 0.107 -0.007 1.4 0 2
Jim Hegan C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .202 .280 .326 .605 -0.069 0.83 0.023 -0.092 -1.0 6 0
Early Wynn P 2 0 0 0 2 2 4 .107 .200 .107 .307 -0.007 0.94 0.046 -0.053 -0.2 0 2
Team Totals 30 5 8 5 6 6 37 .267 .405 .433 .839 0.196 0.85 0.715 -0.519 1.3 27 10
2B: J Caffie 2 (2, 2 off R Moore).
HR: B Avila (4, off R Moore, 1st inn, 1 on, 0 outs to LF).
HBP: G Woodling (2, by R Moore).
TB: J Caffie 5; B Avila 4; C Carrasquel 2; D Williams; R Maris.
GIDP: D Williams (11).
RBI: B Avila 2 (38); J Caffie 2 (5); R Maris (43).
2-out RBI: R Maris.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
E: V Wertz (11); A Smith (26).
Outfield Assists: A Smith (B Goodman at 2nd base).
Baserunning
CS: A Smith (6, 2nd base by R Moore/G Triandos).

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Moore, L (9-10) 7 7 5 5 6 5 1 3.58 33 42 -0.225 0.86 -1.7
Ken Lehman 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.54 4 0 0 0.028 0.76 0.5
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 6 6 1 5.62 37 42 0 0 -0.197 0.85 -1.3

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Early Wynn, W (14-15) 9 8 4 2 4 6 0 4.24 40 61 0.303 1.40 0.2
Team Totals 9 8 4 2 4 6 0 2.00 40 61 0.303 1.40 0.2
Balks: None.
WP: K Lehman (4).
HBP: R Moore (1; G Woodling).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Rice, 1B - Eddie Rommel, 2B - Johnny Stevens, 3B - Larry Napp.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: 5,554.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Baltimore Orioles         Cleveland Indians
1 Billy Gardner 2B 1 Joe Caffie RF
2 Bob Boyd 1B 2 Bobby Avila 2B
3 Billy Goodman 3B 3 Gene Woodling LF
4 Bob Nieman LF 4 Vic Wertz 1B
5 Al Pilarcik RF 5 Al Smith CF
6 Gus Triandos C 6 Dick Williams 3B
7 Lenny Green CF 7 Chico Carrasquel SS
8 Willy Miranda SS 8 Jim Hegan C
9 Ray Moore P 9 Early Wynn P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-1 0 1-- RR CLE B. Avila R. Moore 17% 65% Home Run; Caffie Scores
t6 3-5 1 -2- R BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn -13% 64% Double; Miranda Scores
b2 2-1 1 123 RR CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 13% 88% Double to RF; Wynn to 3B; Carrasquel Scores; Williams Scores
t5 3-5 2 123 O BAL T. Francona E. Wynn 10% 82% Strikeout
t5 2-5 2 123 R BAL G. Triandos E. Wynn -9% 73% Walk; Boyd Scores/unER; Nieman to 3B; Pilarcik to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Early Wynn facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn -6% 44% Double to RF
t1 0-0 0 -2- O BAL B. Boyd E. Wynn 1% 45% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Gardner to 3B
t1 0-0 1 --3 R BAL B. Goodman E. Wynn -6% 39% Single to CF; Gardner Scores
t1 1-0 1 1-- O BAL B. Nieman E. Wynn 2% 42% Flyball: 3B
t1 1-0 2 1-- BAL A. Pilarcik E. Wynn -2% 40% Walk; Goodman to 2B
t1 1-0 2 12- O BAL G. Triandos E. Wynn 4% 44% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 4% 48% Walk
b1 0-1 0 1-- RR CLE B. Avila R. Moore 17% 65% Home Run; Caffie Scores
b1 2-1 0 --- O CLE G. Woodling R. Moore -2% 63% Strikeout
b1 2-1 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore -1% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 2-1 2 --- CLE A. Smith R. Moore 1% 63% Walk
b1 2-1 2 1-- O CLE D. Williams R. Moore -2% 61% Smith Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Early Wynn facing 7-8-9
t2 1-2 0 --- O BAL L. Green E. Wynn 2% 63% Flyball: 3B
t2 1-2 1 --- O BAL W. Miranda E. Wynn 2% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 1-2 2 --- O BAL R. Moore E. Wynn 1% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 1, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 6-7-8
b2 2-1 0 --- CLE D. Williams R. Moore 3% 69% Single to LF
b2 2-1 0 1-- CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore 8% 77% Single to LF; Williams to 3B
b2 2-1 0 1-3 O CLE J. Hegan R. Moore -5% 72% Flyball: LF
b2 2-1 1 1-3 CLE E. Wynn R. Moore 2% 75% Walk; Carrasquel to 2B
b2 2-1 1 123 RR CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 13% 88% Double to RF; Wynn to 3B; Carrasquel Scores; Williams Scores
b2 4-1 1 -23 O CLE B. Avila R. Moore -4% 84% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 4-1 2 -23 CLE G. Woodling R. Moore 1% 84% Hit By Pitch
b2 4-1 2 123 O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore -3% 81% Groundout: 1B unassisted
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Orioles 1, Indians 4.
Top of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-4, Indians' Early Wynn facing 1-2-3
t3 1-4 0 --- O BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn 2% 83% Flyball: RF
t3 1-4 1 --- BAL B. Boyd E. Wynn -4% 79% Reached on E8 (Fly Ball); Boyd to 2B
t3 1-4 1 -2- O BAL B. Goodman E. Wynn 3% 82% Lineout: CF; Boyd to 3B
t3 1-4 2 --3 R BAL B. Nieman E. Wynn -7% 75% Single to LF; Boyd Scores/unER
t3 2-4 2 1-- BAL A. Pilarcik E. Wynn -3% 72% Single to LF; Nieman to 3B
t3 2-4 2 1-3 O BAL G. Triandos E. Wynn 5% 77% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Orioles 2, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 5-6-7
b3 4-2 0 --- O CLE A. Smith R. Moore -1% 76% Flyball: 3B
b3 4-2 1 --- O CLE D. Williams R. Moore -1% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 4-2 2 --- CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore 1% 76% Walk
b3 4-2 2 1-- O CLE J. Hegan R. Moore -2% 74% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 2, Indians 4.
Top of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Early Wynn facing 7-8-9
t4 2-4 0 --- O BAL L. Green E. Wynn 3% 77% Strikeout
t4 2-4 1 --- O BAL W. Miranda E. Wynn 2% 79% Flyball: LF
t4 2-4 2 --- O BAL R. Moore E. Wynn 1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 2, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 9-1-2
b4 4-2 0 --- O CLE E. Wynn R. Moore -1% 78% Strikeout
b4 4-2 1 --- CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 3% 81% Double to LF
b4 4-2 1 -2- O CLE B. Avila R. Moore -2% 79% Flyball: CF
Roger Maris pinch hits for Gene Woodling (LF) batting 3rd
b4 4-2 2 -2- R CLE R. Maris R. Moore 7% 86% Single to RF; Caffie Scores
b4 5-2 2 1-- O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore -1% 85% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 2, Indians 5.
Top of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Behind 2-5, Indians' Early Wynn facing 1-2-3
Al Smith moves from CF to LF
Roger Maris moves from PH to CF
t5 2-5 0 --- O BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn 2% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-5 1 --- BAL B. Boyd E. Wynn -3% 85% Single
t5 2-5 1 1-- O BAL B. Goodman E. Wynn 3% 87% Lineout: 3B
t5 2-5 2 1-- BAL B. Nieman E. Wynn -2% 85% Walk; Boyd to 2B
t5 2-5 2 12- BAL A. Pilarcik E. Wynn -4% 82% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Nieman to 2B; Boyd to 3B
t5 2-5 2 123 R BAL G. Triandos E. Wynn -9% 73% Walk; Boyd Scores/unER; Nieman to 3B; Pilarcik to 2B
Tito Francona pinch hits for Lenny Green (CF) batting 7th
t5 3-5 2 123 O BAL T. Francona E. Wynn 10% 82% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. Orioles 3, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-3, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 5-6-7
Al Pilarcik moves from RF to CF
Tito Francona moves from PH to RF
b5 5-3 0 --- O CLE A. Smith R. Moore -1% 81% Flyball: RF
b5 5-3 1 --- O CLE D. Williams R. Moore -1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 5-3 2 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel R. Moore -1% 79% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 3, Indians 5.
Top of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Behind 3-5, Indians' Early Wynn facing 8-9-1
t6 3-5 0 --- BAL W. Miranda E. Wynn -5% 74% Single to 2B
t6 3-5 0 1-- O BAL R. Moore E. Wynn 3% 77% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Miranda to 2B
t6 3-5 1 -2- R BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn -13% 64% Double; Miranda Scores
t6 4-5 1 -2- O BAL B. Boyd E. Wynn 6% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 4-5 2 -2- BAL B. Goodman E. Wynn -2% 68% Walk
t6 4-5 2 12- O BAL B. Nieman E. Wynn 7% 75% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 8-9-1
b6 5-4 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan R. Moore -2% 73% Foul Flyball: SS
b6 5-4 1 --- CLE E. Wynn R. Moore 2% 75% Walk
b6 5-4 1 1-- CLE J. Caffie R. Moore 3% 78% Single to RF; Wynn to 2B
b6 5-4 1 12- O CLE B. Avila R. Moore -4% 74% Foul Flyball: LF
b6 5-4 2 12- O CLE R. Maris R. Moore -4% 70% Foul Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Top of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Behind 4-5, Indians' Early Wynn facing 5-6-7
t7 4-5 0 --- O BAL A. Pilarcik E. Wynn 4% 75% Groundout: P-1B
t7 4-5 1 --- O BAL G. Triandos E. Wynn 3% 78% Flyball: CF
t7 4-5 2 --- O BAL T. Francona E. Wynn 2% 80% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-4, Orioles' Ray Moore facing 4-5-6
b7 5-4 0 --- O CLE V. Wertz R. Moore -2% 78% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b7 5-4 1 --- CLE A. Smith R. Moore 2% 80% Walk
b7 5-4 1 1-- OO CLE D. Williams R. Moore -4% 76% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Top of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Behind 4-5, Indians' Early Wynn facing 8-9-1
Joe Durham pinch hits for Willy Miranda (SS) batting 8th
t8 4-5 0 --- O BAL J. Durham E. Wynn 5% 81% Strikeout
Joe Ginsberg pinch hits for Ray Moore (P) batting 9th
t8 4-5 1 --- O BAL J. Ginsberg E. Wynn 4% 85% Flyball: 1B
t8 4-5 2 --- O BAL B. Gardner E. Wynn 3% 87% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-4, Orioles' Ken Lehman facing 7-8-9
Ken Lehman replaces Joe Ginsberg (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Jim Brideweser replaces Joe Durham (PH) playing SS batting 8th
b8 5-4 0 --- CLE C. Carrasquel K. Lehman 2% 89% Single to LF
b8 5-4 0 1-- O CLE J. Hegan K. Lehman -1% 89% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Hegan to 2B/Adv on E4
b8 5-4 1 -2- CLE E. Wynn K. Lehman 2% 91% Wild Pitch; Hegan to 3B
b8 5-4 1 --3 O CLE E. Wynn K. Lehman -4% 87% Strikeout Looking
b8 5-4 2 --3 O CLE J. Caffie K. Lehman -2% 85% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.
Top of the 9th, Orioles Batting, Behind 4-5, Indians' Early Wynn facing 2-3-4
t9 4-5 0 --- O BAL B. Boyd E. Wynn 7% 92% Strikeout
t9 4-5 1 --- O BAL B. Goodman E. Wynn 5% 97% Single to LF; Goodman out at 2B/LF-2B
t9 4-5 2 --- O BAL B. Nieman E. Wynn 3% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 4, Indians 5.

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