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Standings
DET
@CHW
3
1
DET
@CHW
1
4
CLE
@KCA
2
8
BAL
@NYY
3
2
BAL
@NYY
0
4
BOS
@WSH
5
3
CHC
@CIN
4
6
CHC
@CIN
4
2
STL
@MLN
1
3
BRO
@PHI
3
5
NYG
@PIT
2
3
NYG
@PIT
0
2
Sunday, June 2, 1957,
, Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 12,774, Time of Game: 2:09
Indians
2
23-18
 Lost 1 
3rd, 5½ GB
at Athletics
8
19-24
 Won 1 
6th, 10½ GB
L: Ray Narleski (4-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    2  5  0
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  1   1  6  X    8 15  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Larry Raines 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .295 .368 .426 .794 -0.091 1.41 0.036 -0.127 -0.3 0 0
Roger Maris LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .267 .322 .476 .798 -0.095 1.08 0.036 -0.131 -1.0 2 0
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .312 .427 .457 .883 -0.093 0.74 0.000 -0.093 -1.0 7 1 GDP
Rocky Colavito RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .312 .442 .512 .954 0.080 0.53 0.110 -0.030 1.0 1 0 HR,2B
Al Smith CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .238 .352 .313 .665 0.044 0.97 0.088 -0.044 -0.4 3 0
Chico Carrasquel SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .264 .317 .318 .635 0.227 1.60 0.257 -0.031 0.8 2 6 2B
Hal Naragon C 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .171 .268 .229 .497 -0.065 1.43 0.000 -0.065 -0.5 4 0 SF
George Strickland 2B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .209 .290 .300 .590 -0.020 1.48 0.025 -0.045 -0.2 5 2 IW
Mike Garcia P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .118 .211 .118 .328 -0.032 0.65 0.000 -0.032 -0.3 0 3
   Bobby Avila PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208 .267 .271 .537 -0.068 3.81 0.000 -0.068 -0.4
   Ray Narleski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Don Mossi P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 29 2 5 2 2 4 32 .172 .219 .345 .564 -0.113 1.17 0.552 -0.666 -2.2 24 12
2B: C Carrasquel (3, off A Kellner); R Colavito (10, off M McDermott).
HR: R Colavito (5, off A Kellner, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
SF: H Naragon (1, off M McDermott).
IBB: G Strickland (1, by M McDermott).
TB: R Colavito 6; C Carrasquel 2; L Raines; R Maris.
GIDP: V Wertz (4).
RBI: H Naragon (3); R Colavito (22).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Carrasquel-G Strickland-V Wertz.
Baserunning
Pickoffs: R Maris (1st base by A Kellner).

Kansas City Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe DeMaestri SS 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .311 .368 .418 .786 -0.098 1.24 0.070 -0.167 0.6 3 4
Vic Power 1B 4 2 2 2 1 0 5 .303 .343 .459 .802 0.294 1.39 0.394 -0.099 1.1 10 2 HR,GDP,IW
Bob Cerv LF-CF 5 0 2 3 0 2 5 .364 .367 .580 .946 0.013 0.78 0.072 -0.059 2.4 2 0 3B
Lou Skizas 3B-LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .259 .303 .482 .785 0.036 1.15 0.106 -0.069 -0.1 0 2
Hal Smith C 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .274 .300 .460 .760 -0.080 1.68 0.017 -0.097 -0.7 4 0 SH
Johnny Groth RF 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .231 .286 .231 .516 0.248 1.56 0.279 -0.031 1.0 3 0
Jim Pisoni CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216 .307 .341 .648 -0.083 1.59 0.000 -0.083 -0.6 2 0
   Harry Simpson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .301 .350 .526 .876 -0.064 2.53 0.000 -0.064 -0.4
   Hector Lopez 3B 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .245 .305 .396 .701 0.018 0.66 0.018 0.000 0.4 0 1
Alex Kellner P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .313 .353 .625 .978 0.050 1.32 0.111 -0.061 0.2 0 1 2B
   Mickey McDermott P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .118 .348 .353 .701 -0.023 1.04 0.000 -0.023 -0.5 2 0
Billy Hunter 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .197 .225 .316 .541 0.073 1.15 0.103 -0.030 0.9 1 2
Team Totals 37 8 15 8 2 4 40 .405 .436 .568 1.003 0.384 1.29 1.170 -0.783 4.2 27 12
2B: A Kellner (2, off M Garcia).
3B: B Cerv (2, off R Narleski).
HR: V Power (5, off M Garcia, 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF).
SH: H Smith (1, off R Narleski).
IBB: V Power (1, by R Narleski).
TB: V Power 5; B Cerv 4; B Hunter 2; L Skizas 2; J DeMaestri 2; J Groth 2; A Kellner 2; H Smith; H Lopez.
GIDP: V Power (2).
RBI: B Cerv 3 (15); V Power 2 (14); J Groth (1); J DeMaestri (10); B Hunter (10).
2-out RBI: B Cerv 3; V Power; B Hunter; J DeMaestri.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 5 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. V Power-J DeMaestri.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Garcia 7 9 2 2 1 3 1 3.22 30 53 0.009 1.37 1.3
Ray Narleski, L (4-1) 0.2 6 6 6 1 1 0 2.01 9 0 0 -0.395 1.19 -5.9
Don Mossi 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.68 1 1 0 0.000 0.02 0.3
Team Totals 8 15 8 8 2 4 1 9.00 40 53 1 0 -0.386 1.29 -4.2

Kansas City Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Alex Kellner 7 4 2 2 1 3 1 2.91 24 63 -0.081 0.99 0.8
Mickey McDermott, BS (1), W (1-0) 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.67 8 2 1 0.195 1.73 1.4
Team Totals 9 5 2 2 2 4 1 2.00 32 63 2 1 0.114 1.17 2.2
A Kellner faced 2 batters in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: R Narleski (2; V Power); M McDermott (2; G Strickland).
Pickoffs: A Kellner (3; R Maris, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Runge, 1B - Frank Umont, 2B - (none), 3B - Joe Paparella.
Time of Game: 2:09.
Attendance: 12,774.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Kansas City Athletics
1 Larry Raines 3B 1 Joe DeMaestri SS
2 Roger Maris LF 2 Vic Power 1B
3 Vic Wertz 1B 3 Bob Cerv LF
4 Rocky Colavito RF 4 Lou Skizas 3B
5 Al Smith CF 5 Hal Smith C
6 Chico Carrasquel SS 6 Johnny Groth RF
7 Hal Naragon C 7 Jim Pisoni CF
8 George Strickland 2B 8 Alex Kellner P
9 Mike Garcia P 9 Billy Hunter 2B

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 1-2 0 1-- CLE C. Carrasquel A. Kellner -26% 41% Double to LF; Smith to 3B
b8 2-2 1 -2- R KCA J. Groth R. Narleski 22% 87% Single to CF; Skizas Scores
b7 1-1 2 --3 R KCA V. Power M. Garcia 20% 78% Single to CF; Kellner Scores
b6 0-1 0 --- R KCA V. Power M. Garcia 19% 57% Home Run
b7 1-1 1 --3 O KCA J. DeMaestri M. Garcia -12% 57% Flyball: RF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE L. Raines A. Kellner -4% 46% Single to CF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE R. Maris A. Kellner 3% 50% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO CLE V. Wertz A. Kellner 5% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- KCA J. DeMaestri M. Garcia 4% 58% Single to CF
b1 0-0 0 1-- OO KCA V. Power M. Garcia -7% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O KCA B. Cerv M. Garcia -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Athletics 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- R CLE R. Colavito A. Kellner -11% 39% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- O CLE A. Smith A. Kellner 2% 41% Popfly: SS
t2 1-0 1 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel A. Kellner 1% 43% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- O CLE H. Naragon A. Kellner 1% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- KCA L. Skizas M. Garcia 4% 48% Single to LF
b2 0-1 0 1-- O KCA H. Smith M. Garcia -4% 44% Popfly: SS
b2 0-1 1 1-- O KCA J. Groth M. Garcia -3% 41% Flyball: LF
b2 0-1 2 1-- O KCA J. Pisoni M. Garcia -3% 38% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- O CLE G. Strickland A. Kellner 2% 40% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 1-0 1 --- O CLE M. Garcia A. Kellner 1% 42% Strikeout
t3 1-0 2 --- O CLE L. Raines A. Kellner 1% 43% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- O KCA A. Kellner M. Garcia -3% 40% Groundout: P-1B
b3 0-1 1 --- KCA B. Hunter M. Garcia 3% 43% Single to P
b3 0-1 1 1-- O KCA J. DeMaestri M. Garcia -3% 40% Strikeout
b3 0-1 2 1-- O KCA V. Power M. Garcia -3% 37% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 2-3-4
t4 1-0 0 --- CLE R. Maris A. Kellner -4% 33% Single to LF
t4 1-0 0 1-- O CLE V. Wertz A. Kellner 6% 39% Maris Picked off 1B (P-1B-2B-1B)
t4 1-0 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz A. Kellner 2% 41% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 2 --- O CLE R. Colavito A. Kellner 1% 42% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- O KCA B. Cerv M. Garcia -3% 39% Strikeout
b4 0-1 1 --- O KCA L. Skizas M. Garcia -2% 37% Flyball: CF
b4 0-1 2 --- KCA H. Smith M. Garcia 2% 38% Single to 2B
b4 0-1 2 1-- KCA J. Groth M. Garcia 3% 41% Walk; Smith to 2B
b4 0-1 2 12- O KCA J. Pisoni M. Garcia -6% 35% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 5-6-7
t5 1-0 0 --- O CLE A. Smith A. Kellner 2% 38% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 1-0 1 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel A. Kellner 2% 39% Flyball: LF
t5 1-0 2 --- O CLE H. Naragon A. Kellner 1% 40% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
b5 0-1 0 --- O KCA A. Kellner M. Garcia -3% 37% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 0-1 1 --- O KCA B. Hunter M. Garcia -2% 35% Flyball: CF
b5 0-1 2 --- O KCA J. DeMaestri M. Garcia -2% 33% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 8-9-1
t6 1-0 0 --- O CLE G. Strickland A. Kellner 2% 35% Strikeout
t6 1-0 1 --- O CLE M. Garcia A. Kellner 2% 37% Popfly: 1B
t6 1-0 2 --- O CLE L. Raines A. Kellner 1% 38% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 2-3-4
b6 0-1 0 --- R KCA V. Power M. Garcia 19% 57% Home Run
b6 1-1 0 --- KCA B. Cerv M. Garcia 5% 62% Single to CF
b6 1-1 0 1-- O KCA L. Skizas M. Garcia -5% 58% Popfly: SS
b6 1-1 1 1-- O KCA H. Smith M. Garcia -4% 53% Flyball: CF
b6 1-1 2 1-- KCA J. Groth M. Garcia 3% 56% Single to P; Cerv to 2B
Harry Simpson pinch hits for Jim Pisoni (CF) batting 7th
b6 1-1 2 12- O KCA H. Simpson M. Garcia -6% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 2-3-4
Hector Lopez replaces Harry Simpson (PH) playing 3B batting 7th
Lou Skizas moves from 3B to LF
Bob Cerv moves from LF to CF
t7 1-1 0 --- O CLE R. Maris A. Kellner 4% 54% Strikeout
t7 1-1 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz A. Kellner 3% 57% Flyball: CF
t7 1-1 2 --- O CLE R. Colavito A. Kellner 2% 59% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
b7 1-1 0 --- KCA A. Kellner M. Garcia 11% 70% Double to CF
b7 1-1 0 -2- O KCA B. Hunter M. Garcia -1% 69% Groundout: P-1B; Kellner to 3B
b7 1-1 1 --3 O KCA J. DeMaestri M. Garcia -12% 57% Flyball: RF
b7 1-1 2 --3 R KCA V. Power M. Garcia 20% 78% Single to CF; Kellner Scores
b7 2-1 2 1-- O KCA B. Cerv M. Garcia -2% 76% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Athletics 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Athletics' Alex Kellner facing 5-6-7
t8 1-2 0 --- CLE A. Smith A. Kellner -9% 67% Walk
t8 1-2 0 1-- CLE C. Carrasquel A. Kellner -26% 41% Double to LF; Smith to 3B
Mickey McDermott replaces Alex Kellner pitching and batting 8th
t8 1-2 0 -23 RO CLE H. Naragon M. McDermott 4% 45% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Smith Scores
t8 2-2 1 -2- CLE G. Strickland M. McDermott -2% 43% Intentional Walk
Bobby Avila pinch hits for Mike Garcia (P) batting 9th
t8 2-2 1 12- O CLE B. Avila M. McDermott 7% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Carrasquel to 3B
t8 2-2 2 1-3 O CLE L. Raines M. McDermott 11% 60% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Ray Narleski facing 4-5-6
Ray Narleski replaces Bobby Avila (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 2-2 0 --- KCA L. Skizas R. Narleski 6% 67% Single to CF
b8 2-2 0 1-- O KCA H. Smith R. Narleski -2% 65% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Skizas to 2B
b8 2-2 1 -2- R KCA J. Groth R. Narleski 22% 87% Single to CF; Skizas Scores
b8 3-2 1 1-- KCA H. Lopez R. Narleski 2% 89% Single to 3B; Groth to 2B
b8 3-2 1 12- O KCA M. McDermott R. Narleski -2% 87% Strikeout
b8 3-2 2 12- R KCA B. Hunter R. Narleski 7% 94% Single to LF; Groth Scores; Lopez to 2B
b8 4-2 2 12- R KCA J. DeMaestri R. Narleski 3% 98% Single to LF; Lopez Scores; Hunter to 3B; DeMaestri to 2B/Adv on throw
b8 5-2 2 -23 KCA V. Power R. Narleski 0% 98% Intentional Walk
b8 5-2 2 123 RRR KCA B. Cerv R. Narleski 2% 100% Triple to CF; Hunter Scores; DeMaestri Scores; Power Scores
Don Mossi replaces Ray Narleski pitching and batting 9th
b8 8-2 2 --3 O KCA L. Skizas D. Mossi -0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
6 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Athletics 8.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-8, Athletics' Mickey McDermott facing 2-3-4
t9 2-8 0 --- O CLE R. Maris M. McDermott 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 2-8 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz M. McDermott 0% 100% Lineout: P
t9 2-8 2 --- CLE R. Colavito M. McDermott -0% 100% Double to LF
t9 2-8 2 -2- O CLE A. Smith M. McDermott 0% 100% Lineout: P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Athletics 8.

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