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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
1
9
PHA
@BOS
1
2
SLB
@CLE
1
4
SLB
@CLE
1
9
CHW
@DET
1
4
CHW
@DET
4
6
NYY
@WSH
6
3
PIT
@CHC
13
12
BRO
@NYG
1
2
 
(13)
BRO
@NYG
4
6
 
(6)
BSN
@PHI
3
1
BSN
@PHI
13
2
CIN
@STL
3
2
Saturday, September 11, 1948,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 18,029, Time of Game: 1:41
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
White Sox
4
44-91
 Lost 6 
8th, 42 GB
at Tigers
6
64-67
 Won 2 
5th, 20 GB
L: Frank Papish (1-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  4   0  0  0   0  0  0    4  7  0
Tigers          0  2  4   0  0  0   0  0  X    6 12  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Cass Michaels 2B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .238 .337 .321 .659 0.054 1.07 0.129 -0.075 0.8 4 3 HR
Tony Lupien 1B 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .252 .334 .324 .659 -0.020 0.96 0.047 -0.068 -0.2 5 0
Luke Appling SS 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .313 .417 .351 .769 -0.082 1.27 0.023 -0.105 -0.7 0 1
Pat Seerey CF 3 1 1 3 1 0 4 .233 .353 .418 .770 0.282 1.17 0.334 -0.052 2.4 4 0 HR
Taffy Wright RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .275 .333 .365 .699 -0.093 1.14 0.037 -0.129 -0.5 1 0 GDP
Mike Tresh C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .224 .296 .255 .551 -0.051 1.25 0.077 -0.128 -0.9 6 0
Ralph Hodgin LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .274 .323 .354 .676 -0.044 0.56 0.000 -0.044 -0.4 1 1
   Ralph Weigel PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .296 .326 .622 -0.067 2.91 0.000 -0.067 -0.4
Don Kolloway 3B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .268 .297 .347 .644 0.063 1.25 0.114 -0.051 0.7 1 0
Frank Papish P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227 .227 .318 .545 -0.083 1.61 0.000 -0.083 -0.8 0 1 GDP
   Randy Gumpert P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.081 1.61 0.000 -0.081 -0.6 0 0
   Dave Philley PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .353 .389 .743 -0.040 1.35 0.000 -0.040 -0.3
Team Totals 31 4 7 4 5 1 36 .226 .333 .419 .753 -0.162 1.20 0.761 -0.923 -0.9 * 6
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
HR: C Michaels (5, off B Pierce, 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs); P Seerey (18, off B Pierce, 3rd inn, 2 on, 2 outs).
TB: C Michaels 4; P Seerey 4; D Kolloway 3; M Tresh; T Wright.
GIDP: F Papish (1); T Wright (11).
RBI: P Seerey 3 (69); C Michaels (48).
2-out RBI: P Seerey 3; C Michaels.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 2.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: R Hodgin (F Hutchinson at home plate).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Lipon SS 4 0 1 2 1 0 5 .281 .373 .389 .762 0.121 1.17 0.162 -0.041 0.9 1 4
Neil Berry 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .271 .361 .307 .668 -0.069 0.91 0.015 -0.084 -1.0 2 5
Vic Wertz LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .262 .349 .419 .768 0.032 0.66 0.060 -0.029 0.2 1 0
Pat Mullin RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .282 .377 .499 .876 0.006 1.00 0.066 -0.060 -0.2 0 0
Hoot Evers CF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .319 .382 .456 .838 0.019 1.00 0.094 -0.075 0.2 6 0 3B,2B
Jimmy Outlaw 3B 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .259 .343 .320 .663 0.076 1.34 0.127 -0.051 0.4 1 1
Sam Vico 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .263 .324 .392 .717 0.152 1.25 0.174 -0.022 1.4 9 2
Hank Riebe C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .175 .217 .175 .392 0.014 1.12 0.082 -0.068 0.1 2 0
Billy Pierce P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286 .286 .429 .714 -0.031 1.34 0.000 -0.031 -0.5 0 0
   Fred Hutchinson PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .350 .211 .561 0.032 1.82 0.032 0.000 0.3 HBP
   Stubby Overmire P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .154 .000 .154 -0.014 0.27 0.000 -0.014 -0.3 2 0
Team Totals 35 6 12 6 1 4 37 .343 .378 .429 .807 0.338 1.04 0.812 -0.475 1.6 * 12
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: H Evers (32, off R Gumpert).
3B: H Evers (5, off F Papish).
HBP: F Hutchinson (1, by R Gumpert).
TB: H Evers 5; S Vico 2; J Outlaw 2; V Wertz 2; H Riebe; N Berry; J Lipon; P Mullin.
RBI: J Lipon 2 (41); S Vico 2 (49); H Riebe (5); J Outlaw (18).
2-out RBI: J Lipon 2.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 5 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 3. J Outlaw-N Berry-S Vico; J Lipon-S Vico; J Lipon-N Berry-S Vico.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Papish, L (1-6) 2.1 8 6 6 1 2 0 5.30 16 18 -0.361 1.41 -3.3
Randy Gumpert 5.2 4 0 0 0 2 0 3.91 21 2 2 0.025 0.77 1.7
Team Totals 8 12 6 6 1 4 0 6.75 37 18 2 2 -0.336 1.04 -1.6

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Billy Pierce 3 4 4 4 3 1 2 6.31 14 33 -0.264 0.98 -2.4
Stubby Overmire, W (2-4) 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 6.24 22 0 0 0.428 1.34 3.3
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 5 1 2 4.00 36 33 0 0 0.164 1.20 0.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Gumpert (2; F Hutchinson).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - Charlie Berry, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Hurley.
Time of Game: 1:41.
Attendance: 18,029.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Detroit Tigers
1 Cass Michaels 2B 1 Johnny Lipon SS
2 Tony Lupien 1B 2 Neil Berry 2B
3 Luke Appling SS 3 Vic Wertz LF
4 Pat Seerey CF 4 Pat Mullin RF
5 Taffy Wright RF 5 Hoot Evers CF
6 Mike Tresh C 6 Jimmy Outlaw 3B
7 Ralph Hodgin LF 7 Sam Vico 1B
8 Don Kolloway 3B 8 Hank Riebe C
9 Frank Papish P 9 Billy Pierce P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 1-2 2 12- RRR CHW P. Seerey B. Pierce -29% 33% Home Run; Lupien Scores; Appling Scores
b3 2-4 1 123 RR DET S. Vico F. Papish 14% 60% Single to LF; Wertz Scores; Mullin Scores; Outlaw to 2B
b3 4-4 2 123 RRO DET J. Lipon R. Gumpert 14% 72% Single to LF; Outlaw Scores; Vico Scores; Hutchinson out at Hm/LF-C
t3 0-2 2 --- R CHW C. Michaels B. Pierce -9% 65% Home Run
t8 4-6 1 1-- OO CHW T. Wright S. Overmire 9% 94% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B

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' Billy Pierce facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHW C. Michaels B. Pierce -3% 47% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CHW T. Lupien B. Pierce 3% 50% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CHW L. Appling B. Pierce 3% 53% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CHW P. Seerey B. Pierce 2% 55% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Frank Papish facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O DET J. Lipon F. Papish -2% 53% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b1 0-0 1 --- O DET N. Berry F. Papish -2% 51% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b1 0-0 2 --- O DET V. Wertz F. Papish -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Billy Pierce facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- CHW T. Wright B. Pierce -4% 46% Single
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO CHW M. Tresh B. Pierce 8% 54% Line Drive Double Play: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O CHW R. Hodgin B. Pierce 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Frank Papish facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O DET P. Mullin F. Papish -2% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- DET H. Evers F. Papish 7% 60% Triple to CF
b2 0-0 1 --3 R DET J. Outlaw F. Papish 6% 65% Single to RF; Evers Scores
b2 1-0 1 1-- DET S. Vico F. Papish 3% 69% Single to CF; Outlaw to 2B
b2 1-0 1 12- R DET H. Riebe F. Papish 8% 77% Single to LF; Outlaw Scores; Vico to 2B
b2 2-0 1 12- O DET B. Pierce F. Papish -3% 74% Strikeout
b2 2-0 2 12- DET J. Lipon F. Papish 2% 76% Walk; Vico to 3B; Riebe to 2B
b2 2-0 2 123 O DET N. Berry F. Papish -5% 70% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Billy Pierce facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- CHW D. Kolloway B. Pierce -4% 66% Single
t3 0-2 0 1-- OO CHW F. Papish B. Pierce 8% 75% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t3 0-2 2 --- R CHW C. Michaels B. Pierce -9% 65% Home Run
t3 1-2 2 --- CHW T. Lupien B. Pierce -1% 64% Walk
t3 1-2 2 1-- CHW L. Appling B. Pierce -2% 62% Walk; Lupien to 2B
t3 1-2 2 12- RRR CHW P. Seerey B. Pierce -29% 33% Home Run; Lupien Scores; Appling Scores
t3 4-2 2 --- O CHW T. Wright B. Pierce 1% 34% Flyball: CF
4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, White Sox' Frank Papish facing 3-4-5
b3 2-4 0 --- DET V. Wertz F. Papish 4% 38% Single to RF
b3 2-4 0 1-- DET P. Mullin F. Papish 7% 45% Single to RF; Wertz to 2B
b3 2-4 0 12- O DET H. Evers F. Papish -6% 38% Flyball: RF
b3 2-4 1 12- DET J. Outlaw F. Papish 7% 45% Single to RF; Wertz to 3B; Mullin to 2B
b3 2-4 1 123 RR DET S. Vico F. Papish 14% 60% Single to LF; Wertz Scores; Mullin Scores; Outlaw to 2B
Randy Gumpert replaces Frank Papish pitching and batting 9th
b3 4-4 1 12- O DET H. Riebe R. Gumpert -5% 55% Strikeout
Fred Hutchinson pinch hits for Billy Pierce (P) batting 9th
b3 4-4 2 12- DET F. Hutchinson R. Gumpert 3% 58% Hit By Pitch; Outlaw to 3B; Vico to 2B
b3 4-4 2 123 RRO DET J. Lipon R. Gumpert 14% 72% Single to LF; Outlaw Scores; Vico Scores; Hutchinson out at Hm/LF-C
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 6-7-8
Stubby Overmire replaces Fred Hutchinson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t4 4-6 0 --- O CHW M. Tresh S. Overmire 3% 75% Groundout: 1B-P
t4 4-6 1 --- O CHW R. Hodgin S. Overmire 2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 4-6 2 --- CHW D. Kolloway S. Overmire -1% 75% Single to LF
t4 4-6 2 1-- O CHW R. Gumpert S. Overmire 3% 78% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Randy Gumpert facing 2-3-4
b4 6-4 0 --- O DET N. Berry R. Gumpert -2% 76% Flyball: CF
b4 6-4 1 --- DET V. Wertz R. Gumpert 2% 78% Single to CF
b4 6-4 1 1-- O DET P. Mullin R. Gumpert -2% 76% Flyball: 2B
b4 6-4 2 1-- DET H. Evers R. Gumpert 2% 79% Double to LF; Wertz to 3B
b4 6-4 2 -23 O DET J. Outlaw R. Gumpert -4% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 1-2-3
t5 4-6 0 --- O CHW C. Michaels S. Overmire 3% 77% Flyball: CF
t5 4-6 1 --- CHW T. Lupien S. Overmire -3% 74% Walk
t5 4-6 1 1-- O CHW L. Appling S. Overmire 4% 78% Flyball: CF
t5 4-6 2 1-- O CHW P. Seerey S. Overmire 3% 81% Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Randy Gumpert facing 7-8-9
b5 6-4 0 --- O DET S. Vico R. Gumpert -2% 79% Flyball: LF
b5 6-4 1 --- O DET H. Riebe R. Gumpert -1% 78% Flyball: 2B
b5 6-4 2 --- O DET S. Overmire R. Gumpert -1% 77% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 5-6-7
t6 4-6 0 --- O CHW T. Wright S. Overmire 3% 80% Flyball: CF
t6 4-6 1 --- O CHW M. Tresh S. Overmire 2% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 4-6 2 --- O CHW R. Hodgin S. Overmire 1% 84% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Randy Gumpert facing 1-2-3
b6 6-4 0 --- O DET J. Lipon R. Gumpert -1% 83% Flyball: CF
b6 6-4 1 --- DET N. Berry R. Gumpert 1% 84% Single to CF
b6 6-4 1 1-- O DET V. Wertz R. Gumpert -2% 82% Flyball: CF
b6 6-4 2 1-- O DET P. Mullin R. Gumpert -2% 81% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 8-9-1
t7 4-6 0 --- CHW D. Kolloway S. Overmire -6% 75% Single
t7 4-6 0 1-- O CHW R. Gumpert S. Overmire 5% 80% Flyball: CF
t7 4-6 1 1-- O CHW C. Michaels S. Overmire 5% 85% Groundout: Unknown out on play/Forceout at 2B
t7 4-6 2 1-- O CHW T. Lupien S. Overmire 3% 88% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Randy Gumpert facing 5-6-7
b7 6-4 0 --- O DET H. Evers R. Gumpert -1% 87% Strikeout
b7 6-4 1 --- O DET J. Outlaw R. Gumpert -1% 86% Flyball: 3B
b7 6-4 2 --- O DET S. Vico R. Gumpert -1% 86% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Tigers' Stubby Overmire facing 3-4-5
t8 4-6 0 --- O CHW L. Appling S. Overmire 4% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 4-6 1 --- CHW P. Seerey S. Overmire -5% 85% Walk
t8 4-6 1 1-- OO CHW T. Wright S. Overmire 9% 94% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-4, White Sox' Randy Gumpert facing 8-9-1
b8 6-4 0 --- O DET H. Riebe R. Gumpert -1% 93% Flyball: C
b8 6-4 1 --- O DET S. Overmire R. Gumpert -1% 92% Flyball: CF
b8 6-4 2 --- O DET J. Lipon R. Gumpert -0% 92% Flyball: 2B
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 6-7-8
t9 4-6 0 --- CHW M. Tresh S. Overmire -8% 84% Single to RF
Ralph Weigel pinch hits for Ralph Hodgin (LF) batting 7th
t9 4-6 0 1-- O CHW R. Weigel S. Overmire 7% 91% Flyball: 1B
t9 4-6 1 1-- O CHW D. Kolloway S. Overmire 5% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B; Tresh to 2B
Dave Philley pinch hits for Randy Gumpert (P) batting 9th
t9 4-6 2 -2- O CHW D. Philley S. Overmire 4% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Tigers 6.

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