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@CLE
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@CLE
3
6
 
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@CIN
1
5
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@MLN
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4
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@SFG
0
2
Sunday, May 15, 1960,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:47
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
White Sox
4
14-9
 Won 1 
1st
at Indians
0
12-10
 Lost 1 
3rd, ½ GB
W: Early Wynn (1-1)
L: Jim Perry (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   1  0  0   1  2  0    4  6  0
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  5  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Luis Aparicio SS 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .213 .275 .234 .509 -0.072 0.58 0.000 -0.072 -1.0 2 3
Nellie Fox 2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .283 .364 .413 .778 0.009 0.46 0.054 -0.045 0.3 4 4 3B
Minnie Minoso LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .309 .343 .521 .864 -0.068 0.57 0.000 -0.068 -0.9 3 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .316 .409 .368 .778 0.071 0.89 0.088 -0.017 0.8 7 0 IW
   Jim Rivera PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Earl Torgeson 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .875 .667 1.542 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 2 1
Sherm Lollar C 1 0 1 1 1 0 4 .308 .405 .492 .897 0.219 1.21 0.219 0.000 1.9 5 3 2B,HBP,SF
Al Smith RF 3 0 1 2 0 0 4 .295 .333 .466 .799 -0.063 1.23 0.039 -0.102 0.0 1 0 3B,SF
Jim Landis CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .221 .376 .309 .685 0.091 1.12 0.132 -0.041 0.6 1 0
Sammy Esposito 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .111 .150 .167 .317 -0.121 1.32 0.000 -0.121 -1.5 1 1
Early Wynn P 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .222 .273 .222 .495 -0.059 1.43 0.041 -0.099 -0.5 1 1 SF
Team Totals 31 4 6 4 3 6 38 .194 .263 .355 .618 0.007 0.95 0.573 -0.565 -0.3 27 13
2B: S Lollar (9, off J Perry).
3B: N Fox (4, off J Perry); A Smith (1, off J Perry).
SF: A Smith (2, off J Perry); E Wynn (1, off J Perry); S Lollar (2, off J Perry).
IBB: T Kluszewski (2, by J Perry).
HBP: S Lollar (2, by J Perry).
TB: A Smith 3; N Fox 3; S Lollar 2; T Kluszewski 2; E Wynn.
RBI: A Smith 2 (18); E Wynn (1); S Lollar (12).
2-out RBI: A Smith.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. S Lollar-S Esposito; L Aparicio-N Fox-T Kluszewski; S Lollar-L Aparicio.

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Temple 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .253 .327 .297 .623 -0.075 1.35 0.036 -0.110 -0.5 2 1
Jim Piersall CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .321 .362 .528 .890 -0.010 1.12 0.061 -0.070 0.2 8 0
Harvey Kuenn RF-3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .328 .432 .373 .805 -0.067 1.14 0.013 -0.081 -0.5 1 1
Tito Francona LF-1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .276 .378 .382 .759 -0.177 1.08 0.000 -0.177 -1.8 2 0 GDP
   Mudcat Grant P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Vic Power 1B-3B-1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .330 .360 .457 .817 -0.084 0.85 0.000 -0.084 -0.8 7 1
Russ Nixon C 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .338 .357 .696 0.007 1.06 0.081 -0.074 -0.1 6 0 CS,HBP
Woodie Held SS 3 0 2 0 1 1 4 .289 .366 .578 .944 0.143 1.03 0.144 -0.001 1.0 1 2
George Strickland 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .182 .308 .182 .490 -0.046 2.05 0.000 -0.046 -0.5 0 3
   Bob Hale PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .364 .222 .586 -0.081 2.91 0.000 -0.081 -0.6
   Bubba Phillips 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 .246 .317 .564 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   John Powers PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .105 .227 .105 .333 -0.037 1.33 0.000 -0.037 -0.2 0 0
Jim Perry P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .300 .300 .300 .600 -0.053 1.78 0.040 -0.093 -0.3 0 0 CS
   Walt Bond PH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232 .323 .411 .734 -0.014 0.56 0.000 -0.014 -0.2 0 0
Team Totals 29 0 5 0 4 4 34 .172 .294 .172 .467 -0.494 1.19 0.375 -0.868 -4.3 27 8
HBP: R Nixon (2, by E Wynn).
TB: W Held 2; J Perry; J Piersall; R Nixon.
GIDP: T Francona (1).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
E: W Held (3).
Baserunning
CS: R Nixon (1, 3rd base by E Wynn/S Lollar); J Perry (1, 2nd base by E Wynn/S Lollar).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Early Wynn, W (1-1) 9 5 0 0 4 4 0 4.94 34 77 0.494 1.19 4.3
Team Totals 9 5 0 0 4 4 0 0.00 34 77 0.494 1.19 4.3

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Perry, L (1-2) 8 5 4 3 3 6 0 4.11 34 61 -0.009 1.06 -0.2
Mudcat Grant 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.93 4 0 0 0.003 0.06 0.5
Team Totals 9 6 4 3 3 6 0 3.00 38 61 0 0 -0.006 0.95 0.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Perry (2; S Lollar); E Wynn (1; R Nixon).
IBB: J Perry (1; T Kluszewski).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Larry Napp, 2B - Frank Umont, 3B - Cal Drummond.
Time of Game: 2:47.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Luis Aparicio SS 1 Johnny Temple 2B
2 Nellie Fox 2B 2 Jim Piersall CF
3 Minnie Minoso LF 3 Harvey Kuenn RF
4 Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 Tito Francona LF
5 Sherm Lollar C 5 Vic Power 1B
6 Al Smith RF 6 Russ Nixon C
7 Jim Landis CF 7 Woodie Held SS
8 Sammy Esposito 3B 8 George Strickland 3B
9 Early Wynn P 9 Jim Perry P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 0-0 0 1-- CHW S. Lollar J. Perry 13% 67% Double to RF; Kluszewski to 3B
b1 0-0 1 1-3 OO CLE T. Francona E. Wynn 11% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 12- OO CLE G. Strickland E. Wynn 9% 50% Double Play: Strikeout, Nixon Caught Stealing 3B (C-3B)
b5 0-1 0 1-- CLE W. Held E. Wynn -8% 46% Single to LF; Nixon to 2B
b5 0-1 0 12- O CLE B. Hale E. Wynn 8% 54% Flyball: LF

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' Jim Perry facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW L. Aparicio J. Perry -2% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW N. Fox J. Perry -2% 46% Popfly: SS
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHW M. Minoso J. Perry -1% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Temple E. Wynn -4% 42% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- CLE J. Piersall E. Wynn -5% 36% Walk; Temple to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- O CLE H. Kuenn E. Wynn 2% 39% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Temple to 3B
b1 0-0 1 1-3 OO CLE T. Francona E. Wynn 11% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CHW T. Kluszewski J. Perry 4% 54% Single to RF
t2 0-0 0 1-- CHW S. Lollar J. Perry 6% 60% Hit By Pitch; Kluszewski to 2B
t2 0-0 0 12- O CHW A. Smith J. Perry -6% 54% Foul Flyball: 1B
t2 0-0 1 12- CHW J. Landis J. Perry 6% 60% Walk; Kluszewski to 3B; Lollar to 2B
t2 0-0 1 123 O CHW S. Esposito J. Perry -8% 53% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 2 123 O CHW E. Wynn J. Perry -8% 45% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O CLE V. Power E. Wynn 2% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- CLE R. Nixon E. Wynn -3% 45% Single to CF
b2 0-0 1 1-- CLE W. Held E. Wynn -4% 41% Walk; Nixon to 2B
b2 0-0 1 12- OO CLE G. Strickland E. Wynn 9% 50% Double Play: Strikeout, Nixon Caught Stealing 3B (C-3B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- O CHW L. Aparicio J. Perry -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O CHW N. Fox J. Perry -2% 46% Flyball: LF
t3 0-0 2 --- O CHW M. Minoso J. Perry -1% 45% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Perry E. Wynn -4% 41% Single to LF
b3 0-0 0 1-- O CLE J. Temple E. Wynn 4% 44% Strikeout (foul bunt)
b3 0-0 1 1-- OO CLE J. Piersall E. Wynn 6% 50% Double Play: Strikeout, Perry Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 4-5-6
t4 0-0 0 --- CHW T. Kluszewski J. Perry 4% 54% Single to CF
t4 0-0 0 1-- CHW S. Lollar J. Perry 13% 67% Double to RF; Kluszewski to 3B
t4 0-0 0 -23 RO CHW A. Smith J. Perry -2% 65% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Kluszewski Scores
t4 1-0 1 -2- O CHW J. Landis J. Perry -3% 62% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 2 -2- O CHW S. Esposito J. Perry -3% 58% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- O CLE H. Kuenn E. Wynn 3% 61% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-1 1 --- O CLE T. Francona E. Wynn 2% 63% Groundout: P-1B
b4 0-1 2 --- O CLE V. Power E. Wynn 1% 65% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 9-1-2
t5 1-0 0 --- O CHW E. Wynn J. Perry -2% 62% Strikeout Looking
t5 1-0 1 --- O CHW L. Aparicio J. Perry -2% 61% Flyball: CF
t5 1-0 2 --- O CHW N. Fox J. Perry -1% 60% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 6-7-8
b5 0-1 0 --- CLE R. Nixon E. Wynn -6% 54% Hit By Pitch
b5 0-1 0 1-- CLE W. Held E. Wynn -8% 46% Single to LF; Nixon to 2B
Bob Hale pinch hits for George Strickland (3B) batting 8th
b5 0-1 0 12- O CLE B. Hale E. Wynn 8% 54% Flyball: LF
b5 0-1 1 12- O CLE J. Perry E. Wynn 7% 60% Popfly: SS
b5 0-1 2 12- O CLE J. Temple E. Wynn 7% 67% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 3-4-5
Bubba Phillips replaces Bob Hale (PH) playing 3B batting 8th
t6 1-0 0 --- O CHW M. Minoso J. Perry -2% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 1-0 1 --- O CHW T. Kluszewski J. Perry -2% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 1-0 2 --- CHW S. Lollar J. Perry 1% 64% Walk
t6 1-0 2 1-- O CHW A. Smith J. Perry -2% 62% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 2-3-4
b6 0-1 0 --- O CLE J. Piersall E. Wynn 4% 66% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b6 0-1 1 --- O CLE H. Kuenn E. Wynn 3% 68% Foul Flyball: 1B
b6 0-1 2 --- O CLE T. Francona E. Wynn 2% 70% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 7-8-9
t7 1-0 0 --- CHW J. Landis J. Perry 7% 77% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Landis to 2B
t7 1-0 0 -2- O CHW S. Esposito J. Perry -1% 76% Flyball: RF; Landis to 3B
t7 1-0 1 --3 RO CHW E. Wynn J. Perry 4% 80% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Landis Scores/unER
t7 2-0 2 --- O CHW L. Aparicio J. Perry -1% 79% Strikeout
1 run, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 5-6-7
b7 0-2 0 --- O CLE V. Power E. Wynn 4% 83% Flyball: RF
b7 0-2 1 --- O CLE R. Nixon E. Wynn 2% 86% Groundout: C-1B
b7 0-2 2 --- CLE W. Held E. Wynn -2% 84% Single to SS
John Powers pinch hits for Bubba Phillips (3B) batting 8th
b7 0-2 2 1-- O CLE J. Powers E. Wynn 4% 87% Foul Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Indians 0.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Jim Perry facing 2-3-4
Tito Francona moves from LF to 1B
Vic Power moves from 1B to 3B
John Powers moves from PH to LF
t8 2-0 0 --- CHW N. Fox J. Perry 5% 93% Triple to RF
t8 2-0 0 --3 O CHW M. Minoso J. Perry -2% 90% Strikeout
t8 2-0 1 --3 CHW T. Kluszewski J. Perry 1% 91% Intentional Walk
Jim Rivera pinch runs for Ted Kluszewski (1B) batting 4th
t8 2-0 1 1-3 RO CHW S. Lollar J. Perry 2% 93% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Fox Scores
t8 3-0 2 1-- R CHW A. Smith J. Perry 4% 97% Triple to LF; Rivera Scores
t8 4-0 2 --3 O CHW J. Landis J. Perry -1% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 9-1-2
Earl Torgeson replaces Jim Rivera (PR) playing 1B batting 4th
Walt Bond pinch hits for Jim Perry (P) batting 9th
b8 0-4 0 --- O CLE W. Bond E. Wynn 1% 98% Groundout: 1B-P
b8 0-4 1 --- O CLE J. Temple E. Wynn 1% 98% Foul Flyball: C
b8 0-4 2 --- CLE J. Piersall E. Wynn -1% 98% Single to CF
b8 0-4 2 1-- CLE H. Kuenn E. Wynn -1% 96% Walk; Piersall to 2B
b8 0-4 2 12- O CLE T. Francona E. Wynn 2% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 8-9-1
Mudcat Grant replaces Tito Francona (1B) pitching and batting 4th
Vic Power moves from 3B to 1B
Harvey Kuenn moves from RF to 3B
Walt Bond moves from PH to RF
t9 4-0 0 --- O CHW S. Esposito M. Grant -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 4-0 1 --- CHW E. Wynn M. Grant 0% 99% Single to RF
t9 4-0 1 1-- O CHW L. Aparicio M. Grant -0% 99% Flyball: CF
t9 4-0 2 1-- O CHW N. Fox M. Grant -0% 98% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, White Sox' Early Wynn facing 5-6-7
b9 0-4 0 --- O CLE V. Power E. Wynn 1% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
b9 0-4 1 --- O CLE R. Nixon E. Wynn 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b9 0-4 2 --- O CLE W. Held E. Wynn 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Indians 0.

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