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Standings
NYY
@BOS
4
7
NYY
@BOS
5
3
SLB
@CLE
0
3
SLB
@CLE
7
10
CHW
@DET
2
6
CHW
@DET
2
4
WSH
@PHA
13
2
WSH
@PHA
6
3
PHI
@BRO
2
6
PHI
@BRO
2
6
MLN
@CHC
3
4
MLN
@CHC
4
6
PIT
@NYG
9
7
PIT
@NYG
5
3
CIN
@STL
3
4
CIN
@STL
0
1
Monday, September 7, 1953,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 28,259, Time of Game: 2:12
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
White Sox
2
80-58
 Lost 4 
3rd, 12 GB
at Tigers
4
53-86
 Won 3 
6th, 39½ GB
W: Billy Hoeft (9-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   2  0  0   0  0  0    2  8  1
Tigers          0  0  1   0  0  0   3  0  X    4 11  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Chico Carrasquel SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 .268 .671 -0.047 0.68 0.013 -0.060 -0.4 4 1
Ferris Fain 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .263 .769 0.074 1.01 0.114 -0.040 0.4 1 2
Minnie Minoso LF 4 1 3 0 0 1 .317 .893 0.207 1.47 0.217 -0.010 1.5 1 0
Sam Mele RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .792 -0.309 2.21 0.000 -0.309 -2.1 2 0 SH,GDP
Red Wilson C 3 0 0 0 1 1 .257 .658 -0.093 1.55 0.026 -0.119 -0.8 8 0
Connie Ryan 3B 3 0 1 2 1 1 .293 .805 0.132 1.66 0.223 -0.091 1.0 0 1 GDP,IW
Nellie Fox 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .697 -0.118 1.15 0.000 -0.118 -1.0 2 2
Jim Rivera CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 .261 .741 -0.020 0.87 0.028 -0.048 -0.2 5 0
   Fred Marsh PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .608 -0.011 0.43 0.000 -0.011 -0.1
Mike Fornieles P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .098 .241 -0.066 0.91 0.000 -0.066 -0.6 1 0
   Fritz Dorish P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171 .341 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 8 2 2 7 .250 .544 -0.251 1.28 0.621 -0.872 -2.4 24 6
SH: S Mele (4, off B Hoeft).
IBB: C Ryan (1, by B Hoeft).
TB: M Minoso 3; F Fain 2; J Rivera; C Carrasquel; C Ryan.
GIDP: C Ryan (8); S Mele (15).
RBI: C Ryan 2 (31).
2-out RBI: C Ryan 2.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
E: C Ryan (14).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harvey Kuenn SS 5 1 2 0 0 0 .308 .743 0.193 1.28 0.258 -0.065 0.7 2 4 2B
Fred Hatfield 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 .273 .698 -0.106 1.35 0.080 -0.186 -0.8 4 3 3B
Ray Boone 3B 4 1 2 3 0 1 .289 .892 0.277 1.76 0.328 -0.051 1.4 2 2
Jim Delsing CF 2 0 0 0 2 0 .285 .809 -0.011 0.89 0.030 -0.042 0.0 2 0 IW
Bud Souchock RF 4 0 2 1 0 1 .303 .801 0.045 1.37 0.126 -0.081 1.0 2 0 2B
Walt Dropo 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 .244 .651 0.034 1.07 0.108 -0.074 -0.4 7 0
Matt Batts C 4 0 1 0 0 1 .281 .740 -0.071 1.36 0.049 -0.120 -0.9 7 1
Don Lund LF 3 0 0 0 1 2 .258 .720 -0.114 1.25 0.009 -0.123 -0.6 1 0
Billy Hoeft P 3 1 1 0 0 2 .167 .448 0.002 1.27 0.077 -0.075 -0.4 0 0 SH
Team Totals 34 4 11 4 3 8 .324 .820 0.249 1.29 1.065 -0.817 0.1 27 10
2B: H Kuenn (27, off M Fornieles); B Souchock (12, off M Fornieles).
3B: F Hatfield (1, off M Fornieles).
SH: B Hoeft (3, off F Dorish).
IBB: J Delsing (6, by M Fornieles).
TB: F Hatfield 3; B Souchock 3; H Kuenn 3; W Dropo 2; R Boone 2; M Batts; B Hoeft.
RBI: R Boone 3 (99); B Souchock (34).
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 3 for 13.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Boone-F Hatfield-W Dropo; H Kuenn-F Hatfield-W Dropo.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Fornieles, L (8-7) 6.1 11 4 4 2 7 0 3.50 32 40 -0.323 1.44 -2.0
Fritz Dorish 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.21 6 2 0 0.075 0.47 1.9
Team Totals 8 11 4 4 3 8 0 4.50 38 40 2 0 -0.248 1.29 -0.1

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Billy Hoeft, W (9-13) 9 8 2 2 2 7 0 4.52 35 68 0.252 1.28 2.4
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 2 7 0 2.00 35 68 0.252 1.28 2.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: M Fornieles (4; J Delsing); B Hoeft (6; C Ryan).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - Larry Napp, 2B - Jim Duffy, 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 Chico Carrasquel SS 1 Harvey Kuenn SS
2 Ferris Fain 1B 2 Fred Hatfield 2B
3 Minnie Minoso LF 3 Ray Boone 3B
4 Sam Mele RF 4 Jim Delsing CF
5 Red Wilson C 5 Bud Souchock RF
6 Connie Ryan 3B 6 Walt Dropo 1B
7 Nellie Fox 2B 7 Matt Batts C
8 Jim Rivera CF 8 Don Lund LF
9 Mike Fornieles P 9 Billy Hoeft P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-2 1 -23 RR DET R. Boone M. Fornieles 26% 81% Single to CF; Hoeft Scores; Kuenn Scores; Boone to 2B/Adv on throw
b7 1-2 0 1-- DET H. Kuenn M. Fornieles 22% 66% Double to 2B; Hoeft to 3B
t4 0-1 2 -23 RR CHW C. Ryan B. Hoeft -21% 40% Single to CF; Fain Scores; Minoso Scores
t8 2-4 0 12- OO CHW S. Mele B. Hoeft 20% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Fain to 3B
b7 1-2 0 -23 O DET F. Hatfield M. Fornieles -11% 55% Strikeout

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 Hoeft facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW C. Carrasquel B. Hoeft 2% 52% Flyball: SS
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW F. Fain B. Hoeft 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHW M. Minoso B. Hoeft 1% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- DET H. Kuenn M. Fornieles 4% 58% Single to CF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O DET F. Hatfield M. Fornieles -3% 55% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O DET R. Boone M. Fornieles -3% 52% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 1-- DET J. Delsing M. Fornieles 2% 54% Walk; Kuenn to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O DET B. Souchock M. Fornieles -4% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHW S. Mele B. Hoeft 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- CHW R. Wilson B. Hoeft -3% 50% Walk
t2 0-0 1 1-- OO CHW C. Ryan B. Hoeft 5% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- DET W. Dropo M. Fornieles 6% 61% Single to 3B/Bunt; Dropo to 2B/Adv on E5 (throw)
b2 0-0 0 -2- O DET M. Batts M. Fornieles -4% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 -2- O DET D. Lund M. Fornieles -4% 53% Strikeout
b2 0-0 2 -2- O DET B. Hoeft M. Fornieles -3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O CHW N. Fox B. Hoeft 3% 53% Flyball: 3B
t3 0-0 1 --- CHW J. Rivera B. Hoeft -3% 50% Single to RF
t3 0-0 1 1-- O CHW M. Fornieles B. Hoeft 3% 53% Flyball: RF
t3 0-0 2 1-- O CHW C. Carrasquel B. Hoeft 3% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 1-2-3
b3 0-0 0 --- O DET H. Kuenn M. Fornieles -2% 53% Foul Flyball: RF
b3 0-0 1 --- DET F. Hatfield M. Fornieles 8% 61% Triple to RF
b3 0-0 1 --3 R DET R. Boone M. Fornieles 6% 67% Single to CF; Hatfield Scores
b3 1-0 1 1-- O DET J. Delsing M. Fornieles -3% 65% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Delsing to 1B
b3 1-0 2 1-- DET B. Souchock M. Fornieles 2% 67% Single to LF; Delsing to 2B
b3 1-0 2 12- O DET W. Dropo M. Fornieles -4% 63% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- CHW F. Fain B. Hoeft -5% 58% Single to CF
t4 0-1 0 1-- CHW M. Minoso B. Hoeft -7% 51% Single to CF; Fain to 2B
t4 0-1 0 12- O CHW S. Mele B. Hoeft 7% 58% Flyball: SS
t4 0-1 1 12- O CHW R. Wilson B. Hoeft 4% 61% Groundout: SS-1B; Fain to 3B; Minoso to 2B
t4 0-1 2 -23 RR CHW C. Ryan B. Hoeft -21% 40% Single to CF; Fain Scores; Minoso Scores
t4 2-1 2 1-- O CHW N. Fox B. Hoeft 2% 42% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 7-8-9
b4 1-2 0 --- DET M. Batts M. Fornieles 5% 47% Single to CF
b4 1-2 0 1-- O DET D. Lund M. Fornieles -5% 43% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Lund to 1B
b4 1-2 1 1-- O DET B. Hoeft M. Fornieles -4% 39% Strikeout Looking
b4 1-2 2 1-- O DET H. Kuenn M. Fornieles -3% 36% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 8-9-1
t5 2-1 0 --- O CHW J. Rivera B. Hoeft 2% 38% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 2-1 1 --- O CHW M. Fornieles B. Hoeft 2% 40% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-1 2 --- CHW C. Carrasquel B. Hoeft -1% 38% Single to LF
t5 2-1 2 1-- O CHW F. Fain B. Hoeft 2% 41% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 2-3-4
b5 1-2 0 --- O DET F. Hatfield M. Fornieles -3% 37% Groundout: 1B-P
b5 1-2 1 --- O DET R. Boone M. Fornieles -2% 35% Strikeout
b5 1-2 2 --- O DET J. Delsing M. Fornieles -2% 33% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 3-4-5
t6 2-1 0 --- CHW M. Minoso B. Hoeft -4% 30% Single to P/Bunt
t6 2-1 0 1-- O CHW S. Mele B. Hoeft 2% 31% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Minoso to 2B
t6 2-1 1 -2- O CHW R. Wilson B. Hoeft 4% 35% Flyball: 2B
t6 2-1 2 -2- CHW C. Ryan B. Hoeft -1% 34% Intentional Walk
t6 2-1 2 12- O CHW N. Fox B. Hoeft 5% 39% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 5-6-7
b6 1-2 0 --- O DET B. Souchock M. Fornieles -4% 35% Strikeout Looking
b6 1-2 1 --- DET W. Dropo M. Fornieles 4% 39% Single to LF
b6 1-2 1 1-- O DET M. Batts M. Fornieles -5% 34% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b6 1-2 2 1-- O DET D. Lund M. Fornieles -4% 30% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 8-9-1
t7 2-1 0 --- O CHW J. Rivera B. Hoeft 2% 33% Strikeout Looking
t7 2-1 1 --- O CHW M. Fornieles B. Hoeft 2% 34% Strikeout
t7 2-1 2 --- O CHW C. Carrasquel B. Hoeft 1% 36% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Mike Fornieles facing 9-1-2
b7 1-2 0 --- DET B. Hoeft M. Fornieles 8% 43% Single to CF
b7 1-2 0 1-- DET H. Kuenn M. Fornieles 22% 66% Double to 2B; Hoeft to 3B
b7 1-2 0 -23 O DET F. Hatfield M. Fornieles -11% 55% Strikeout
b7 1-2 1 -23 RR DET R. Boone M. Fornieles 26% 81% Single to CF; Hoeft Scores; Kuenn Scores; Boone to 2B/Adv on throw
b7 3-2 1 -2- DET J. Delsing M. Fornieles 1% 82% Intentional Walk
b7 3-2 1 12- R DET B. Souchock M. Fornieles 11% 93% Double to LF; Boone Scores; Delsing to 3B
Fritz Dorish replaces Mike Fornieles pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-2 1 -23 O DET W. Dropo F. Dorish -4% 89% Flyball: CF
b7 4-2 2 -23 O DET M. Batts F. Dorish -3% 87% Strikeout
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 4.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-4, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 2-3-4
t8 2-4 0 --- CHW F. Fain B. Hoeft -7% 80% Single to LF
t8 2-4 0 1-- CHW M. Minoso B. Hoeft -11% 70% Single to CF; Fain to 2B
t8 2-4 0 12- OO CHW S. Mele B. Hoeft 20% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Fain to 3B
t8 2-4 2 --3 O CHW R. Wilson B. Hoeft 5% 94% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 4-2, White Sox' Fritz Dorish facing 8-9-1
b8 4-2 0 --- DET D. Lund F. Dorish 1% 95% Walk
b8 4-2 0 1-- O DET B. Hoeft F. Dorish -0% 95% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Lund to 2B
b8 4-2 1 -2- O DET H. Kuenn F. Dorish -1% 94% Flyball: CF
b8 4-2 2 -2- O DET F. Hatfield F. Dorish -1% 93% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 4.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-4, Tigers' Billy Hoeft facing 6-7-8
t9 2-4 0 --- O CHW C. Ryan B. Hoeft 4% 97% Strikeout
t9 2-4 1 --- O CHW N. Fox B. Hoeft 2% 99% Flyball: CF
Fred Marsh pinch hits for Jim Rivera (CF) batting 8th
t9 2-4 2 --- O CHW F. Marsh B. Hoeft 1% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Tigers 4.

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