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Standings
NYY
@CHW
4
2
BOS
@CLE
3
1
BAL
@DET
3
1
WSH
@KCA
3
1
CHC
@CIN
6
4
PIT
@LAD
2
1
STL
@MLN
2
3
 
(12)
PHI
@SFG
3
7
Friday, June 17, 1960,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 9,765, Time of Game: 2:22
Red Sox
3
19-34
 Won 1 
8th, 13 GB
at Indians
1
29-23
 Lost 3 
3rd, 2½ GB
L: Wynn Hawkins (4-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  1  2   0  0  0   0  0  0    3 10  1
Indians         1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  4  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Tasby CF 4 1 2 0 1 1 5 .252 .347 .291 .639 0.010 0.81 0.070 -0.060 0.3 1 0
Pete Runnels 2B-1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .368 .442 .475 .917 0.024 0.84 0.083 -0.059 0.5 0 3
Ted Williams LF 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .322 .468 .763 1.231 0.187 0.94 0.217 -0.030 1.9 0 0 HR
   Lou Clinton PR-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247 .303 .382 .685 -0.012 0.42 0.000 -0.012 -0.3 0 0
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .242 .315 .406 .721 -0.088 0.74 0.000 -0.088 -1.3 7 0
   Pumpsie Green 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .330 .316 .645 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Frank Malzone 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .260 .316 .375 .691 -0.008 1.03 0.091 -0.099 -0.6 0 4 SB,GDP
Russ Nixon C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .231 .297 .319 .616 0.024 0.89 0.076 -0.052 -0.1 12 0
Gary Geiger RF-LF 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .233 .292 .317 .609 0.053 0.91 0.076 -0.023 0.5 2 0
Don Buddin SS 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .243 .336 .354 .690 -0.125 0.97 0.015 -0.139 -1.4 5 1 2·GDP,IW
Frank Sullivan P 4 0 1 0 0 3 4 .100 .217 .100 .317 -0.051 0.83 0.020 -0.072 -0.7 0 0
Team Totals 34 3 10 3 5 5 39 .294 .385 .382 .767 0.014 0.87 0.648 -0.634 -1.3 27 8
HR: T Williams (8, off W Hawkins, 3rd inn, 1 on, 1 out to Deep LF-CF).
IBB: D Buddin (1, by W Hawkins).
TB: T Williams 4; W Tasby 2; F Malzone 2; G Geiger 2; F Sullivan; R Nixon; P Runnels.
GIDP: D Buddin 2 (5); F Malzone (10).
RBI: T Williams 2 (14); G Geiger (9).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
E: D Buddin (9).
Baserunning
SB: F Malzone (1, 2nd base off W Hawkins/J Romano).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harvey Kuenn 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .277 .354 .348 .702 0.029 1.29 0.111 -0.082 0.4 3 1 SB
Ken Aspromonte 2B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .297 .361 .387 .748 -0.101 1.52 0.014 -0.115 -0.7 2 5
Marty Keough RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .241 .286 .336 .622 -0.151 1.46 0.000 -0.151 -1.1 1 0
John Romano C 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .266 .327 .500 .827 -0.010 1.32 0.096 -0.106 0.2 5 0
Jim Piersall CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .314 .344 .520 .864 -0.047 0.88 0.029 -0.076 -0.5 3 0
Vic Power 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .311 .344 .421 .764 -0.103 0.98 0.000 -0.103 -0.7 8 2
Tito Francona LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .295 .391 .432 .822 -0.062 0.83 0.000 -0.062 -0.5 3 0
Woodie Held SS 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .244 .320 .494 .814 -0.032 0.65 0.000 -0.032 -0.2 0 2
   Chuck Tanner PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0.077 1.66 0.077 0.000 0.4
   Mudcat Grant PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   George Strickland SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .226 .222 .448 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Wynn Hawkins P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .100 .100 .150 .250 -0.039 0.79 0.000 -0.039 -0.3 1 1
   Johnny Klippstein P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Bob Hale PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .308 .261 .569 -0.047 3.03 0.000 -0.047 -0.2
   Bobby Locke P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .714 .800 1.514 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 1
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 2 12 33 .129 .182 .129 .311 -0.486 1.21 0.327 -0.813 -3.3 27 12
TB: J Romano; C Tanner; K Aspromonte; H Kuenn.
RBI: J Romano (22).
2-out RBI: J Romano.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 3. H Kuenn-V Power; K Aspromonte-V Power; W Held-K Aspromonte-V Power.
Baserunning
SB: H Kuenn (2, 2nd base off F Sullivan/R Nixon).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Sullivan, W (3-6) 9 4 1 1 2 12 0 4.71 33 85 0.485 1.21 3.3
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 2 12 0 1.00 33 85 0.485 1.21 3.3

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wynn Hawkins, L (4-4) 6 8 3 3 5 4 1 4.33 30 43 -0.183 0.96 -2.0
Johnny Klippstein 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.91 5 3 0 0.152 0.80 2.8
Bobby Locke 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.21 4 0 0 0.016 0.32 0.5
Team Totals 9 10 3 3 5 5 1 3.00 39 43 3 0 -0.015 0.87 1.3
W Hawkins faced 3 batters in the 7th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: W Hawkins (2; D Buddin).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jim Honochick, 1B - Nestor Chylak, 2B - Johnny Stevens, 3B - Bill McKinley.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 9,765.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Cleveland Indians
1 Willie Tasby CF 1 Harvey Kuenn 3B
2 Pete Runnels 2B 2 Ken Aspromonte 2B
3 Ted Williams LF 3 Marty Keough RF
4 Vic Wertz 1B 4 John Romano C
5 Frank Malzone 3B 5 Jim Piersall CF
6 Russ Nixon C 6 Vic Power 1B
7 Gary Geiger RF 7 Tito Francona LF
8 Don Buddin SS 8 Woodie Held SS
9 Frank Sullivan P 9 Wynn Hawkins P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 1-1 1 1-- RR BOS T. Williams W. Hawkins 20% 71% Home Run (Deep LF-CF); Tasby Scores
t2 1-1 0 12- OO BOS D. Buddin W. Hawkins -11% 48% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B; Geiger to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- R CLE J. Romano F. Sullivan -10% 37% Single to CF; Kuenn Scores
t7 3-1 1 123 OO BOS F. Malzone J. Klippstein -9% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
b8 1-3 0 --- CLE C. Tanner F. Sullivan -8% 77% Single to LF (Short LF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BOS W. Tasby W. Hawkins -2% 48% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- BOS P. Runnels W. Hawkins 2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- O BOS T. Williams W. Hawkins -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B; Runnels to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O BOS V. Wertz W. Hawkins -3% 45% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CLE H. Kuenn F. Sullivan -4% 42% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE K. Aspromonte F. Sullivan 3% 45% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 1-- CLE M. Keough F. Sullivan -2% 43% Kuenn Steals 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O CLE M. Keough F. Sullivan 3% 47% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 -2- R CLE J. Romano F. Sullivan -10% 37% Single to CF; Kuenn Scores
b1 1-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Piersall F. Sullivan 2% 39% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- BOS F. Malzone W. Hawkins 4% 43% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t2 0-1 0 1-- BOS R. Nixon W. Hawkins 3% 46% Malzone Steals 2B
t2 0-1 0 -2- BOS R. Nixon W. Hawkins 8% 53% Single to LF (Short LF); Malzone to 3B
t2 0-1 0 1-3 R BOS G. Geiger W. Hawkins 6% 60% Single to P (Line Drive); Malzone Scores; Nixon to 2B
t2 1-1 0 12- OO BOS D. Buddin W. Hawkins -11% 48% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B; Geiger to 2B
t2 1-1 2 -2- O BOS F. Sullivan W. Hawkins -3% 45% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 6-7-8
b2 1-1 0 --- O CLE V. Power F. Sullivan 2% 47% Strikeout
b2 1-1 1 --- O CLE T. Francona F. Sullivan 2% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-1 2 --- O CLE W. Held F. Sullivan 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- BOS W. Tasby W. Hawkins 4% 54% Single to CF
t3 1-1 0 1-- O BOS P. Runnels W. Hawkins -4% 50% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 1-1 1 1-- RR BOS T. Williams W. Hawkins 20% 71% Home Run (Deep LF-CF); Tasby Scores
t3 3-1 1 --- O BOS V. Wertz W. Hawkins -1% 69% Groundout: 2B-P
t3 3-1 2 --- O BOS F. Malzone W. Hawkins -1% 69% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 9-1-2
b3 1-3 0 --- O CLE W. Hawkins F. Sullivan 3% 71% Strikeout
b3 1-3 1 --- O CLE H. Kuenn F. Sullivan 2% 73% Flyball: RF
b3 1-3 2 --- CLE K. Aspromonte F. Sullivan -1% 71% Single to LF
b3 1-3 2 1-- O CLE M. Keough F. Sullivan 3% 74% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 6-7-8
t4 3-1 0 --- O BOS R. Nixon W. Hawkins -2% 72% Flyball: CF
t4 3-1 1 --- O BOS G. Geiger W. Hawkins -1% 71% Strikeout
t4 3-1 2 --- BOS D. Buddin W. Hawkins 1% 72% Walk
t4 3-1 2 1-- BOS F. Sullivan W. Hawkins 2% 74% Single to RF (Short RF); Buddin to 3B
t4 3-1 2 1-3 O BOS W. Tasby W. Hawkins -4% 70% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 4-5-6
b4 1-3 0 --- O CLE J. Romano F. Sullivan 3% 73% Lineout: SS
b4 1-3 1 --- O CLE J. Piersall F. Sullivan 2% 75% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 1-3 2 --- O CLE V. Power F. Sullivan 1% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 2-3-4
t5 3-1 0 --- O BOS P. Runnels W. Hawkins -2% 75% Flyball: LF
t5 3-1 1 --- O BOS T. Williams W. Hawkins -1% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 3-1 2 --- O BOS V. Wertz W. Hawkins -1% 73% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 7-8-9
b5 1-3 0 --- O CLE T. Francona F. Sullivan 3% 76% Flyball: SS
b5 1-3 1 --- O CLE W. Held F. Sullivan 2% 78% Strikeout
b5 1-3 2 --- O CLE W. Hawkins F. Sullivan 1% 79% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 5-6-7
t6 3-1 0 --- BOS F. Malzone W. Hawkins 2% 82% Single to LF
t6 3-1 0 1-- O BOS R. Nixon W. Hawkins -2% 79% Flyball: LF
t6 3-1 1 1-- O BOS G. Geiger W. Hawkins -1% 78% Groundout: 1B-SS-1B; Malzone to 2B
t6 3-1 2 -2- BOS D. Buddin W. Hawkins 1% 79% Intentional Walk
t6 3-1 2 12- O BOS F. Sullivan W. Hawkins -3% 76% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 1-2-3
b6 1-3 0 --- CLE H. Kuenn F. Sullivan -6% 70% Single to CF
b6 1-3 0 1-- O CLE K. Aspromonte F. Sullivan 3% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B; Kuenn to 2B
b6 1-3 1 -2- O CLE M. Keough F. Sullivan 5% 78% Groundout: 2B-1B; Kuenn to 3B
b6 1-3 2 --3 O CLE J. Romano F. Sullivan 5% 83% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Wynn Hawkins facing 1-2-3
t7 3-1 0 --- BOS W. Tasby W. Hawkins 2% 85% Walk
t7 3-1 0 1-- BOS P. Runnels W. Hawkins 6% 91% Single to RF; Tasby to 3B
t7 3-1 0 1-3 BOS T. Williams W. Hawkins 1% 92% Walk; Runnels to 2B
Johnny Klippstein replaces Wynn Hawkins pitching and batting 9th
Lou Clinton pinch runs for Ted Williams (LF) batting 3rd
t7 3-1 0 123 O BOS V. Wertz J. Klippstein -4% 89% Flyball: LF
t7 3-1 1 123 OO BOS F. Malzone J. Klippstein -9% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 5-6-7
Gary Geiger moves from RF to LF
Lou Clinton moves from PR to RF
b7 1-3 0 --- O CLE J. Piersall F. Sullivan 4% 83% Flyball: CF
b7 1-3 1 --- O CLE V. Power F. Sullivan 2% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 1-3 2 --- O CLE T. Francona F. Sullivan 2% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Johnny Klippstein facing 6-7-8
t8 3-1 0 --- O BOS R. Nixon J. Klippstein -1% 86% Foul Flyball: 3B
t8 3-1 1 --- BOS G. Geiger J. Klippstein 1% 87% Single to CF
t8 3-1 1 1-- OO BOS D. Buddin J. Klippstein -3% 85% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 8-9-1
Chuck Tanner pinch hits for Woodie Held (SS) batting 8th
b8 1-3 0 --- CLE C. Tanner F. Sullivan -8% 77% Single to LF (Short LF)
Bob Hale pinch hits for Johnny Klippstein (P) batting 9th
Mudcat Grant pinch runs for Chuck Tanner (PH) batting 8th
b8 1-3 0 1-- O CLE B. Hale F. Sullivan 5% 82% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Hale to 2B/Adv on E6 (throw)
b8 1-3 1 -2- O CLE H. Kuenn F. Sullivan 6% 88% Flyball: SS
b8 1-3 2 -2- O CLE K. Aspromonte F. Sullivan 5% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Bobby Locke facing 9-1-2
Bobby Locke replaces Bob Hale (PH) pitching and batting 9th
George Strickland replaces Mudcat Grant (PR) playing SS batting 8th
t9 3-1 0 --- O BOS F. Sullivan B. Locke -1% 92% Strikeout Looking
t9 3-1 1 --- BOS W. Tasby B. Locke 1% 93% Single to P
t9 3-1 1 1-- O BOS P. Runnels B. Locke -0% 93% Groundout: P-1B-P; Tasby to 2B
t9 3-1 2 -2- O BOS L. Clinton B. Locke -1% 91% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Red Sox' Frank Sullivan facing 3-4-5
Pete Runnels moves from 2B to 1B
Pumpsie Green replaces Vic Wertz (1B) playing 2B batting 4th
b9 1-3 0 --- O CLE M. Keough F. Sullivan 4% 96% Strikeout Looking
b9 1-3 1 --- O CLE J. Romano F. Sullivan 3% 99% Strikeout
b9 1-3 2 --- CLE J. Piersall F. Sullivan -3% 96% Walk
b9 1-3 2 1-- O CLE V. Power F. Sullivan 4% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 3, Indians 1.

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