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Standings
NYY
@BAL
4
1
WSA
@BOS
7
0
DET
@CLE
4
5
LAA
@KCA
6
2
CHW
@MIN
3
5
HOU
@CHC
5
1
SFG
@LAD
1
3
MLN
@NYM
3
1
STL
@PHI
11
6
CIN
@PIT
2
1
Friday, August 30, 1963,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 6,631, Time of Game: 2:38
Tigers
4
64-67
 Lost 1 
5th, 21½ GB
at Indians
5
65-72
 Won 1 
6th, 23½ GB
W: Gary Bell (6-5)
L: Terry Fox (6-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  2  1   0  0  0   0  1  0    4  8  1
Indians         0  0  0   1  2  1   0  0  1    5  9  0
Winning Run scored with 2 outs

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Wert 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .266 .333 .388 .722 0.086 1.35 0.131 -0.045 0.1 1 0
Dick McAuliffe SS 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .266 .343 .391 .734 -0.154 1.73 0.018 -0.173 -0.7 5 2
Al Kaline RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .320 .383 .524 .906 -0.159 1.75 0.000 -0.159 -1.0 1 0
Rocky Colavito LF 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .276 .371 .451 .821 0.299 1.58 0.338 -0.039 1.5 0 0 2B
Norm Cash 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .271 .387 .478 .865 -0.115 1.58 0.026 -0.141 -0.6 7 2
George Thomas CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .240 .285 .360 .644 0.000 1.26 0.093 -0.093 0.4 2 0 2B
Gus Triandos C 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .235 .318 .408 .726 -0.064 0.90 0.024 -0.089 -0.8 4 0
   Bill Freehan C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225 .323 .348 .671 -0.041 1.70 0.000 -0.041 -0.1 3 0
George Smith 2B 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .224 .298 .306 .604 0.101 1.41 0.192 -0.091 1.2 2 1 2B
Jim Bunning P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .129 .176 .171 .347 -0.036 0.68 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 1 3
   Bubba Phillips PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .257 .283 .318 .601 0.088 2.13 0.088 0.000 0.4
   Terry Fox P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 1 6 35 .235 .257 .324 .581 0.005 1.44 0.910 -0.907 -0.0 26 9
2B: G Thomas (10, off J Kralick); G Smith (5, off J Kralick); R Colavito (21, off J Kralick).
TB: R Colavito 3; G Thomas 2; G Smith 2; D McAuliffe; B Phillips; N Cash; D Wert.
RBI: R Colavito 2 (75); G Smith 2 (11).
2-out RBI: R Colavito 2; G Smith 2.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
E: G Smith (2).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tito Francona LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .238 .309 .352 .661 -0.035 1.37 0.052 -0.087 0.0 1 0 2B,SH
Larry Brown SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .248 .309 .333 .643 0.286 1.12 0.468 -0.182 -0.6 0 5 HR
Vic Davalillo CF 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .313 .337 .459 .796 0.271 1.29 0.302 -0.031 1.7 2 0 2B
Fred Whitfield 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .229 .281 .452 .733 -0.020 1.25 0.063 -0.083 -0.0 8 2
Max Alvis 3B 4 1 3 0 0 1 4 .272 .324 .464 .788 0.171 1.44 0.211 -0.040 1.4 2 4 2B
John Romano C 3 0 0 1 0 2 4 .216 .313 .378 .691 -0.174 2.06 0.000 -0.174 -1.2 8 0 SF
Willie Kirkland RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .231 .305 .386 .690 -0.136 1.69 0.000 -0.136 -1.0 2 1
Mike de la Hoz 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .242 .293 .395 .688 0.154 1.52 0.230 -0.076 0.7 2 2
Jack Kralick P 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 .132 .179 .189 .367 0.043 1.27 0.085 -0.043 0.2 1 1 SH
   Gary Bell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087 .125 .087 .212 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
   Al Luplow PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228 .307 .330 .637 -0.054 2.20 0.000 -0.054 -0.2
Team Totals 34 5 9 5 1 5 38 .265 .278 .441 .719 0.506 1.46 1.411 -0.906 1.1 27 15
2B: M Alvis (30, off J Bunning); V Davalillo (15, off J Bunning); T Francona (24, off J Bunning).
HR: L Brown (3, off T Fox, 9th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF).
SF: J Romano (4, off J Bunning).
SH: J Kralick (8, off J Bunning); T Francona (1, off J Bunning).
TB: M Alvis 4; L Brown 4; V Davalillo 3; T Francona 2; M de la Hoz 2.
RBI: V Davalillo 2 (30); L Brown (10); M de la Hoz (17); J Romano (29).
2-out RBI: V Davalillo 2; L Brown; M de la Hoz.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: W Kirkland (R Colavito at 3rd base).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Bunning 7 8 4 4 1 4 0 4.43 32 48 -0.232 1.44 -0.9
Terry Fox, L (6-5) 1.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.61 6 0 0 -0.273 1.55 -0.2
Team Totals 8.2 9 5 5 1 5 1 5.19 38 48 0 0 -0.505 1.46 -1.1

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jack Kralick 7.2 8 4 4 1 6 0 3.28 31 52 -0.219 1.35 -0.8
Gary Bell, W (6-5) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.71 4 2 0 0.214 2.18 0.9
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 1 6 0 4.00 35 52 2 0 -0.005 1.44 0.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou DiMuro, 1B - Johnny Stevens, 2B - Al Smith, 3B - Ed Runge.
Time of Game: 2:38.
Attendance: 6,631.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Cleveland Indians
1 Don Wert 3B 1 Tito Francona LF
2 Dick McAuliffe SS 2 Larry Brown SS
3 Al Kaline RF 3 Vic Davalillo CF
4 Rocky Colavito LF 4 Fred Whitfield 1B
5 Norm Cash 1B 5 Max Alvis 3B
6 George Thomas CF 6 John Romano C
7 Gus Triandos C 7 Willie Kirkland RF
8 George Smith 2B 8 Mike de la Hoz 2B
9 Jim Bunning P 9 Jack Kralick P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b9 4-4 2 --- R CLE L. Brown T. Fox 47% 100% Home Run
b5 1-3 2 -23 RR CLE V. Davalillo J. Bunning 26% 55% Double to LF; Kralick Scores; de la Hoz Scores
t8 3-4 2 12- R DET R. Colavito J. Kralick -26% 51% Single to LF; McAuliffe to 2B; Wert Scores
t2 0-0 2 -23 RR DET G. Smith J. Kralick -19% 30% Double to CF; Thomas Scores; Cash Scores
b6 3-3 2 -2- R CLE M. de la Hoz J. Bunning 18% 73% Single to LF; Alvis Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET D. Wert J. Kralick 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O DET D. McAuliffe J. Kralick 1% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- O DET A. Kaline J. Kralick 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE T. Francona J. Bunning -2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 1 --- O CLE L. Brown J. Bunning -1% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O CLE V. Davalillo J. Bunning -1% 50% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O DET R. Colavito J. Kralick 2% 52% Foul Flyball: 1B
t2 0-0 1 --- DET N. Cash J. Kralick -3% 50% Single to CF
t2 0-0 1 1-- DET G. Thomas J. Kralick -9% 40% Double to LF; Cash to 3B
t2 0-0 1 -23 O DET G. Triandos J. Kralick 8% 49% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 -23 RR DET G. Smith J. Kralick -19% 30% Double to CF; Thomas Scores; Cash Scores
t2 2-0 2 -2- O DET J. Bunning J. Kralick 2% 32% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- CLE F. Whitfield J. Bunning 4% 36% Walk
b2 0-2 0 1-- CLE M. Alvis J. Bunning 7% 43% Single to LF; Whitfield to 2B
b2 0-2 0 12- O CLE J. Romano J. Bunning -6% 37% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 0-2 1 12- O CLE W. Kirkland J. Bunning -4% 32% Flyball: RF; Whitfield to 3B
b2 0-2 2 1-3 O CLE M. de la Hoz J. Bunning -5% 27% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 1-2-3
t3 2-0 0 --- O DET D. Wert J. Kralick 2% 29% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- DET D. McAuliffe J. Kralick -2% 27% Single to LF
t3 2-0 1 1-- O DET A. Kaline J. Kralick 2% 29% Flyball: CF
t3 2-0 2 1-- RO DET R. Colavito J. Kralick -8% 21% Double to RF; McAuliffe Scores; Colavito out at 3B/RF-1B-3B-SS-C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 9-1-2
b3 0-3 0 --- O CLE J. Kralick J. Bunning -2% 19% Strikeout
b3 0-3 1 --- O CLE T. Francona J. Bunning -1% 18% Strikeout
b3 0-3 2 --- O CLE L. Brown J. Bunning -1% 17% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 5-6-7
t4 3-0 0 --- O DET N. Cash J. Kralick 1% 18% Strikeout
t4 3-0 1 --- O DET G. Thomas J. Kralick 1% 19% Flyball: RF
t4 3-0 2 --- O DET G. Triandos J. Kralick 1% 19% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 3-4-5
b4 0-3 0 --- CLE V. Davalillo J. Bunning 4% 23% Single to RF
b4 0-3 0 1-- O CLE F. Whitfield J. Bunning -4% 20% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b4 0-3 1 1-- CLE M. Alvis J. Bunning 9% 29% Double to LF; Whitfield to 3B
b4 0-3 1 -23 RO CLE J. Romano J. Bunning -2% 27% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Whitfield Scores
b4 1-3 2 -2- O CLE W. Kirkland J. Bunning -4% 23% Foul Flyball: C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 8-9-1
t5 3-1 0 --- O DET G. Smith J. Kralick 2% 25% Flyball: LF
t5 3-1 1 --- O DET J. Bunning J. Kralick 1% 26% Strikeout
t5 3-1 2 --- O DET D. Wert J. Kralick 1% 26% Lineout: P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 8-9-1
b5 1-3 0 --- CLE M. de la Hoz J. Bunning 5% 32% Single to LF
b5 1-3 0 1-- CLE J. Kralick J. Bunning 9% 40% Fielder's Choice /Sacrifice Bunt; de la Hoz to 2B
b5 1-3 0 12- O CLE T. Francona J. Bunning -1% 39% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Kralick to 2B; de la Hoz to 3B
b5 1-3 1 -23 O CLE L. Brown J. Bunning -11% 28% Popfly: 2B
b5 1-3 2 -23 RR CLE V. Davalillo J. Bunning 26% 55% Double to LF; Kralick Scores; de la Hoz Scores
b5 3-3 2 -2- O CLE F. Whitfield J. Bunning -5% 50% Lineout: SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Tied 3-3, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 2-3-4
t6 3-3 0 --- O DET D. McAuliffe J. Kralick 3% 53% Strikeout
t6 3-3 1 --- O DET A. Kaline J. Kralick 2% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 3-3 2 --- O DET R. Colavito J. Kralick 2% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 3-3, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 5-6-7
b6 3-3 0 --- CLE M. Alvis J. Bunning 5% 62% Single to 3B
b6 3-3 0 1-- O CLE J. Romano J. Bunning -5% 57% Strikeout
b6 3-3 1 1-- O CLE W. Kirkland J. Bunning -2% 55% Groundout: P-1B; Alvis to 2B
b6 3-3 2 -2- R CLE M. de la Hoz J. Bunning 18% 73% Single to LF; Alvis Scores
b6 4-3 2 1-- O CLE J. Kralick J. Bunning -2% 71% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-4, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 5-6-7
t7 3-4 0 --- O DET N. Cash J. Kralick 4% 75% Foul Flyball: C
t7 3-4 1 --- O DET G. Thomas J. Kralick 3% 78% Strikeout
t7 3-4 2 --- DET G. Triandos J. Kralick -2% 76% Walk
t7 3-4 2 1-- O DET G. Smith J. Kralick 4% 80% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-3, Tigers' Jim Bunning facing 1-2-3
Bill Freehan replaces Gus Triandos playing C batting 7th
b7 4-3 0 --- CLE T. Francona J. Bunning 5% 85% Double to RF
b7 4-3 0 -2- O CLE L. Brown J. Bunning -5% 80% Fielder's Choice P; Francona out at 3B/P-3B
b7 4-3 1 1-- O CLE V. Davalillo J. Bunning -2% 78% Popfly: SS
b7 4-3 2 1-- CLE F. Whitfield J. Bunning 2% 80% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Brown to 3B
b7 4-3 2 1-3 O CLE M. Alvis J. Bunning -4% 76% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 4.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 3-4, Indians' Jack Kralick facing 9-1-2
Bubba Phillips pinch hits for Jim Bunning (P) batting 9th
t8 3-4 0 --- DET B. Phillips J. Kralick -9% 67% Single to CF
t8 3-4 0 1-- DET D. Wert J. Kralick -13% 54% Single to RF; Phillips to 2B
t8 3-4 0 12- O DET D. McAuliffe J. Kralick 13% 67% Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Wert to 2B
t8 3-4 1 12- O DET A. Kaline J. Kralick 11% 77% Flyball: CF
t8 3-4 2 12- R DET R. Colavito J. Kralick -26% 51% Single to LF; McAuliffe to 2B; Wert Scores
Gary Bell replaces Jack Kralick pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-4 2 12- O DET N. Cash G. Bell 9% 60% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Tigers' Terry Fox facing 6-7-8
Terry Fox replaces Bubba Phillips (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-4 0 --- O CLE J. Romano T. Fox -4% 56% Strikeout
b8 4-4 1 --- O CLE W. Kirkland T. Fox -3% 52% Foul Flyball: C
b8 4-4 2 --- O CLE M. de la Hoz T. Fox -2% 50% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Indians 4.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Tied 4-4, Indians' Gary Bell facing 6-7-8
t9 4-4 0 --- O DET G. Thomas G. Bell 6% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 4-4 1 --- O DET B. Freehan G. Bell 4% 60% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 4-4 2 --- O DET G. Smith G. Bell 3% 63% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Tied 4-4, Tigers' Terry Fox facing 9-1-2
Al Luplow pinch hits for Gary Bell (P) batting 9th
b9 4-4 0 --- O CLE A. Luplow T. Fox -5% 57% Groundout: P-1B
b9 4-4 1 --- O CLE T. Francona T. Fox -4% 53% Popfly: SS
b9 4-4 2 --- R CLE L. Brown T. Fox 47% 100% Home Run
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Indians 5.

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