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@CLE
0
8
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@DET
4
6
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8
1
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2
4
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10
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10
1
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Tuesday, August 17, 1948,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 35,430, Time of Game: 2:12
White Sox
4
36-74
 Lost 5 
8th, 32 GB
at Tigers
6
53-55
 Won 3 
5th, 14 GB
W: Ted Gray (3-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  3  0    4  9  0
Tigers          0  1  1   0  0  4   0  0  X    6  9  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Hodgin RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 .292 .667 -0.092 0.87 0.014 -0.106 -0.5 2 0
Tony Lupien 1B 4 1 2 0 1 0 .250 .652 0.064 0.88 0.109 -0.045 0.9 6 2
Luke Appling 3B 3 1 3 0 1 0 .313 .766 0.157 1.09 0.176 -0.019 1.5 1 1 SH
Pat Seerey LF 4 0 1 2 1 1 .234 .780 -0.018 1.63 0.125 -0.143 0.2 3 0
Dave Philley CF 3 1 1 1 2 0 .278 .719 0.054 2.17 0.204 -0.150 0.8 4 1
Don Kolloway 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 .258 .627 0.125 2.16 0.239 -0.114 1.1 3 0
Ralph Weigel C 4 0 0 1 0 0 .235 .588 -0.229 2.02 0.000 -0.229 -1.9 2 0 GDP
Cass Michaels SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 .253 .685 -0.199 1.96 0.000 -0.199 -1.6 1 4
Marino Pieretti P 2 0 0 0 0 2 .156 .385 -0.055 0.99 0.000 -0.055 -0.5 0 3
   Floyd Baker PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .626 -0.003 0.12 0.000 -0.003 -0.1
   Glen Moulder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .771 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
   Taffy Wright PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .696 -0.134 5.12 0.000 -0.134 -0.8
   Howie Judson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .341 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 34 4 9 4 6 4 .265 .640 -0.330 1.60 0.867 -1.197 -0.9 * 11
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
SH: L Appling (3, off T Gray).
TB: L Appling 3; T Lupien 2; D Kolloway 2; P Seerey; D Philley.
GIDP: R Weigel (3).
RBI: P Seerey 2 (58); D Philley (29); R Weigel (13).
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 3 for 14.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lupien-C Michaels-T Lupien.
PB: R Weigel (3).
Outfield Assists: D Philley (V Wertz at 2nd base).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Lake 2B 2 0 1 2 2 0 .262 .746 0.111 1.08 0.128 -0.017 2.3 5 3
Sam Vico 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .706 -0.139 1.03 0.000 -0.139 -1.9 8 0 GDP
George Kell 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 .305 .778 0.130 0.79 0.143 -0.013 1.0 2 1
Pat Mullin RF 3 2 2 0 1 0 .291 .903 0.058 1.04 0.113 -0.055 0.9 2 0 2B
Hoot Evers CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 .313 .832 -0.089 0.94 0.000 -0.089 -1.4 2 0 SH
Vic Wertz LF 3 1 1 1 1 1 .277 .822 0.050 0.98 0.068 -0.018 0.4 3 0
Johnny Lipon SS 3 1 1 1 1 0 .272 .729 0.066 0.82 0.085 -0.019 0.8 0 3
Bob Swift C 2 1 1 0 0 0 .217 .608 0.015 0.90 0.039 -0.023 0.1 3 0
   Dick Wakefield PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 .287 .877 0.011 1.38 0.011 0.000 -0.2
   Hal Wagner C 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .574 -0.005 0.21 0.000 -0.005 -0.2 2 0
Ted Gray P 2 0 1 0 0 0 .385 .928 -0.033 1.02 0.009 -0.042 -0.1 0 1 SH
   Virgil Trucks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136 .319 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Stubby Overmire P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 -0.004 0.15 0.000 -0.004 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 29 6 9 6 5 2 .310 .757 0.171 0.93 0.596 -0.424 1.6 27 8
2B: P Mullin (12, off M Pieretti).
SH: T Gray (2, off M Pieretti); H Evers (10, off M Pieretti).
TB: P Mullin 3; G Kell 2; B Swift; J Lipon; E Lake; T Gray; V Wertz.
GIDP: S Vico (12).
RBI: E Lake 2 (17); D Wakefield (35); V Wertz (52); G Kell (40); J Lipon (29).
2-out RBI: E Lake 2; G Kell.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 4 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Kell-E Lake-S Vico.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Marino Pieretti, L (7-8) 6 9 6 6 4 2 0 5.04 29 28 -0.191 1.12 -2.7
Glen Moulder 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.98 4 0 0 0.004 0.07 0.5
Howie Judson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.60 3 0 0 0.017 0.21 0.5
Team Totals 8 9 6 6 5 2 0 6.75 36 28 0 0 -0.170 0.93 -1.6

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ted Gray, W (3-0) 7 5 3 3 4 4 0 2.93 29 55 0.253 1.18 1.8
Virgil Trucks 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.06 3 2 2 -0.258 1.94 -3.0
Stubby Overmire, S (3) 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 6.70 9 2 0 0.335 2.88 2.1
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 6 4 0 4.00 41 55 4 2 0.330 1.60 0.9
T Gray faced 2 batters in the 8th inning.
V Trucks faced 3 batters in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: T Gray (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Johnny Stevens, 1B - Eddie Rommel, 2B - (none), 3B - Art Passarella.
Time of Game: 2:12.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 Ralph Hodgin RF 1 Eddie Lake 2B
2 Tony Lupien 1B 2 Sam Vico 1B
3 Luke Appling 3B 3 George Kell 3B
4 Pat Seerey LF 4 Pat Mullin RF
5 Dave Philley CF 5 Hoot Evers CF
6 Don Kolloway 2B 6 Vic Wertz LF
7 Ralph Weigel C 7 Johnny Lipon SS
8 Cass Michaels SS 8 Bob Swift C
9 Marino Pieretti P 9 Ted Gray P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 4-6 0 12- CHW D. Kolloway S. Overmire -14% 55% Single to LF; Seerey to 3B; Philley to 2B
t8 4-6 2 123 O CHW T. Wright S. Overmire 13% 94% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t8 4-6 1 123 O CHW C. Michaels S. Overmire 13% 80% Flyball: 1B
t8 4-6 0 123 O CHW R. Weigel S. Overmire 13% 67% Foul Flyball: C
t8 3-6 0 12- R CHW D. Philley V. Trucks -12% 68% Single to RF; Appling Scores; Seerey to 2B

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, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Hodgin T. Gray 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 1 --- CHW T. Lupien T. Gray -2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CHW L. Appling T. Gray 2% 52% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Lupien to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O CHW P. Seerey T. Gray 3% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- DET E. Lake M. Pieretti 3% 58% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- OO DET S. Vico M. Pieretti -7% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O DET G. Kell M. Pieretti -1% 50% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- CHW D. Philley T. Gray -4% 46% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- CHW D. Kolloway T. Gray -9% 37% Single to RF; Philley to 3B
t2 0-0 0 1-3 RO CHW R. Weigel T. Gray 2% 40% Flyball: RF; Philley Scores
t2 1-0 1 1-- CHW C. Michaels T. Gray -1% 38% Wild Pitch; Kolloway to 2B
t2 1-0 1 -2- O CHW C. Michaels T. Gray 3% 42% Flyball: CF
t2 1-0 2 -2- O CHW M. Pieretti T. Gray 3% 45% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- DET P. Mullin M. Pieretti 6% 51% Double to LF
b2 0-1 0 -2- O DET H. Evers M. Pieretti -2% 50% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Mullin to 3B
b2 0-1 1 --3 RO DET V. Wertz M. Pieretti 2% 51% Single to CF; Mullin Scores; Wertz out at 2B/CF-2B
b2 1-1 2 --- O DET J. Lipon M. Pieretti -1% 50% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- O CHW R. Hodgin T. Gray 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-1 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien T. Gray 2% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 1-1 2 --- CHW L. Appling T. Gray -1% 53% Single to RF
t3 1-1 2 1-- O CHW P. Seerey T. Gray 3% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 8-9-1
b3 1-1 0 --- DET B. Swift M. Pieretti 4% 60% Single to CF
b3 1-1 0 1-- O DET T. Gray M. Pieretti -2% 58% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Swift to 2B
b3 1-1 1 -2- DET E. Lake M. Pieretti 2% 60% Walk
b3 1-1 1 12- O DET S. Vico M. Pieretti -5% 55% Flyball: LF
b3 1-1 2 12- R DET G. Kell M. Pieretti 11% 66% Single to RF; Swift Scores; Lake to 2B
b3 2-1 2 12- DET P. Mullin M. Pieretti 1% 67% Passed Ball; Lake to 3B; Kell to 2B
b3 2-1 2 -23 O DET P. Mullin M. Pieretti -5% 62% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 5-6-7
t4 1-2 0 --- CHW D. Philley T. Gray -5% 57% Walk
t4 1-2 0 1-- O CHW D. Kolloway T. Gray 4% 62% Flyball: RF
t4 1-2 1 1-- OO CHW R. Weigel T. Gray 7% 68% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 5-6-7
b4 2-1 0 --- O DET H. Evers M. Pieretti -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-1 1 --- O DET V. Wertz M. Pieretti -2% 64% Strikeout
b4 2-1 2 --- DET J. Lipon M. Pieretti 1% 66% Single to SS
b4 2-1 2 1-- O DET B. Swift M. Pieretti -2% 63% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 8-9-1
t5 1-2 0 --- O CHW C. Michaels T. Gray 3% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 1-2 1 --- O CHW M. Pieretti T. Gray 2% 69% Strikeout
t5 1-2 2 --- O CHW R. Hodgin T. Gray 2% 70% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 9-1-2
b5 2-1 0 --- O DET T. Gray M. Pieretti -2% 68% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 2-1 1 --- O DET E. Lake M. Pieretti -2% 66% Flyball: RF
b5 2-1 2 --- O DET S. Vico M. Pieretti -1% 65% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 2-3-4
t6 1-2 0 --- CHW T. Lupien T. Gray -6% 59% Single to LF
t6 1-2 0 1-- CHW L. Appling T. Gray -9% 51% Single to 1B; Lupien to 2B
t6 1-2 0 12- O CHW P. Seerey T. Gray 8% 59% Strikeout
t6 1-2 1 12- O CHW D. Philley T. Gray 7% 67% Flyball: LF
t6 1-2 2 12- O CHW D. Kolloway T. Gray 7% 74% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, White Sox' Marino Pieretti facing 3-4-5
b6 2-1 0 --- DET G. Kell M. Pieretti 3% 77% Single to CF
b6 2-1 0 1-- DET P. Mullin M. Pieretti 5% 81% Single to RF; Kell to 2B
b6 2-1 0 12- O DET H. Evers M. Pieretti -5% 77% Strikeout
b6 2-1 1 12- DET V. Wertz M. Pieretti 5% 82% Walk; Kell to 3B; Mullin to 2B
b6 2-1 1 123 R DET J. Lipon M. Pieretti 7% 89% Walk; Kell Scores; Mullin to 3B; Wertz to 2B
Dick Wakefield pinch hits for Bob Swift (C) batting 8th
b6 3-1 1 123 RO DET D. Wakefield M. Pieretti 1% 90% Flyball: CF; Mullin Scores
b6 4-1 2 12- DET T. Gray M. Pieretti 1% 91% Single to P; Wertz to 3B; Lipon to 2B
b6 4-1 2 123 RR DET E. Lake M. Pieretti 6% 97% Single to CF; Wertz Scores; Lipon Scores; Gray to 2B
b6 6-1 2 12- O DET S. Vico M. Pieretti -1% 96% Flyball: LF
4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 6.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-6, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 7-8-9
Hal Wagner replaces Dick Wakefield (PH) playing C batting 8th
t7 1-6 0 --- O CHW R. Weigel T. Gray 1% 98% Flyball: 3B
t7 1-6 1 --- O CHW C. Michaels T. Gray 1% 98% Strikeout
Floyd Baker pinch hits for Marino Pieretti (P) batting 9th
t7 1-6 2 --- O CHW F. Baker T. Gray 0% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-1, White Sox' Glen Moulder facing 3-4-5
Glen Moulder replaces Floyd Baker (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 6-1 0 --- O DET G. Kell G. Moulder -0% 98% Groundout: 1B-P
b7 6-1 1 --- DET P. Mullin G. Moulder 0% 98% Walk
b7 6-1 1 1-- O DET H. Evers G. Moulder -0% 98% Groundout: Unknown out on play/Forceout at 2B
b7 6-1 2 1-- O DET V. Wertz G. Moulder -0% 98% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 6.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-6, Tigers' Ted Gray facing 1-2-3
t8 1-6 0 --- CHW R. Hodgin T. Gray -1% 97% Walk
t8 1-6 0 1-- CHW T. Lupien T. Gray -3% 94% Walk; Hodgin to 2B
Virgil Trucks replaces Ted Gray pitching and batting 9th
t8 1-6 0 12- CHW L. Appling V. Trucks -5% 89% Walk; Hodgin to 3B; Lupien to 2B
t8 1-6 0 123 RR CHW P. Seerey V. Trucks -9% 80% Single to CF; Hodgin Scores; Lupien Scores; Appling to 2B
t8 3-6 0 12- R CHW D. Philley V. Trucks -12% 68% Single to RF; Appling Scores; Seerey to 2B
Stubby Overmire replaces Virgil Trucks pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-6 0 12- CHW D. Kolloway S. Overmire -14% 55% Single to LF; Seerey to 3B; Philley to 2B
t8 4-6 0 123 O CHW R. Weigel S. Overmire 13% 67% Foul Flyball: C
t8 4-6 1 123 O CHW C. Michaels S. Overmire 13% 80% Flyball: 1B
Taffy Wright pinch hits for Glen Moulder (P) batting 9th
t8 4-6 2 123 O CHW T. Wright S. Overmire 13% 94% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Howie Judson facing 7-8-9
Howie Judson replaces Taffy Wright (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 6-4 0 --- O DET J. Lipon H. Judson -1% 93% Flyball: LF
b8 6-4 1 --- O DET H. Wagner H. Judson -1% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 6-4 2 --- O DET S. Overmire H. Judson -0% 92% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 1-2-3
t9 4-6 0 --- O CHW R. Hodgin S. Overmire 4% 96% Flyball: 3B
t9 4-6 1 --- O CHW T. Lupien S. Overmire 3% 99% Flyball: 1B
t9 4-6 2 --- CHW L. Appling S. Overmire -3% 96% Single to RF
t9 4-6 2 1-- CHW P. Seerey S. Overmire -4% 92% Walk; Appling to 2B
t9 4-6 2 12- O CHW D. Philley S. Overmire 8% 100% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.

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