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Standings
KCA
@BAL
2
10
KCA
@BAL
0
0
 
(6)
CHW
@BOS
6
2
CLE
@NYY
3
6
DET
@WSH
6
1
PIT
@CIN
7
8
PIT
@CIN
4
5
NYG
@MLN
6
3
BRO
@STL
10
3
Sunday, May 19, 1957,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 28,103, Time of Game: 2:52
Indians
3
17-10
 Lost 1 
2nd, 2 GB
at Yankees
6
17-10
 Won 1 
2nd, 2 GB
W: Bobby Shantz (3-1)
L: Bob Lemon (3-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   1  0  1    3  9  3
Yankees         0  1  1   0  2  2   0  0  X    6 11  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jim Busby CF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .216 .231 .392 .623 -0.092 0.98 0.022 -0.114 -0.9 2 0
Gene Woodling LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .338 .469 .492 .961 -0.116 0.95 0.000 -0.116 -1.2 1 0 GDP
Al Smith 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .263 .362 .343 .706 -0.064 0.64 0.000 -0.064 -0.7 1 1
Vic Wertz 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .340 .467 .457 .924 0.070 0.56 0.109 -0.039 0.5 8 1 HR
Rocky Colavito RF 4 2 4 1 0 0 4 .317 .423 .512 .935 0.090 0.52 0.090 0.000 1.9 1 0 HR
Chico Carrasquel SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .286 .352 .312 .664 -0.032 1.02 0.036 -0.068 -0.4 3 4
George Strickland 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .244 .333 .321 .654 0.048 1.03 0.085 -0.037 0.3 4 3
Jim Hegan C 3 0 1 1 0 1 3 .186 .286 .209 .495 -0.059 1.10 0.017 -0.076 0.3 4 0
   Hal Naragon PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .280 .182 .462 -0.039 2.86 0.000 -0.039 -0.1
Bob Lemon P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .150 .150 .350 .500 0.022 0.97 0.044 -0.022 0.2 0 2
   Stan Pitula P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Larry Raines PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .111 .200 .111 .311 -0.011 0.38 0.000 -0.011 -0.2
   Dick Tomanek P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Joe Altobelli PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .273 .222 .495 -0.064 2.20 0.000 -0.064 -0.8
Team Totals 35 3 9 3 2 7 37 .257 .297 .429 .726 -0.247 0.93 0.403 -0.650 -1.2 24 11
HR: V Wertz (3, off B Shantz, 4th inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF); R Colavito (4, off B Shantz, 9th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
TB: R Colavito 7; V Wertz 4; B Lemon; J Busby; J Hegan; G Strickland.
GIDP: G Woodling (2).
RBI: V Wertz (19); J Hegan (2); R Colavito (17).
2-out RBI: J Hegan.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Lemon-G Strickland-V Wertz 2.
E: G Strickland (3); A Smith (4); R Colavito (2).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bobby Richardson 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .359 .375 .410 .785 -0.055 0.70 0.040 -0.095 -0.6 2 2 GDP
Gil McDougald SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .366 .440 .806 -0.011 0.79 0.042 -0.053 0.6 3 1
Mickey Mantle CF 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .356 .517 .655 1.172 0.220 0.72 0.248 -0.027 2.5 3 0 HR
Yogi Berra C 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .202 .276 .337 .612 0.040 0.61 0.057 -0.016 -0.1 7 0
Bill Skowron 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .245 .297 .441 .738 -0.070 0.62 0.000 -0.070 -1.2 6 1 GDP
Hank Bauer RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .228 .324 .402 .726 0.115 0.52 0.124 -0.008 0.9 2 0 2·2B
Elston Howard LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .267 .283 .400 .683 0.064 0.67 0.078 -0.014 0.4 2 0
Andy Carey 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .255 .339 .436 .775 -0.065 0.71 0.008 -0.073 -0.8 2 2 2B
Bobby Shantz P 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .154 .267 .154 .421 0.015 0.72 0.052 -0.037 0.6 0 1
   Johnny Kucks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .250 .100 .350 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 35 6 11 4 2 2 37 .314 .351 .486 .837 0.253 0.67 0.649 -0.393 2.3 27 7
2B: H Bauer 2 (7, 2 off B Lemon); A Carey (1, off B Lemon).
HR: M Mantle (7, off B Lemon, 3rd inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
TB: M Mantle 5; H Bauer 4; A Carey 2; B Richardson 2; E Howard; B Shantz; G McDougald; Y Berra.
GIDP: B Richardson (1); B Skowron (6).
RBI: Y Berra (12); B Shantz (1); M Mantle (15); E Howard (8).
2-out RBI: B Shantz.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Shantz-G McDougald-B Skowron.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Lemon, L (3-4) 5.2 11 6 4 1 0 1 4.35 29 26 -0.265 0.84 -3.6
Stan Pitula 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 12.79 2 2 0 0.004 0.16 0.4
Dick Tomanek 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.17 6 0 0 0.008 0.05 0.9
Team Totals 8 11 6 4 2 2 1 4.50 37 26 2 0 -0.253 0.67 -2.3

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bobby Shantz, W (3-1) 8 9 3 3 2 6 2 2.37 34 56 0.106 0.83 -0.3
Johnny Kucks, S (1) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.30 3 2 0 0.141 2.11 1.4
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 2 7 2 3.00 37 56 2 0 0.247 0.93 1.2
B Shantz faced 3 batters in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank Soar, 1B - Frank Tabacchi, 2B - Charlie Berry, 3B - Bill McKinley.
Time of Game: 2:52.
Attendance: 28,103.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 56° F, Overcast.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         New York Yankees
1 Jim Busby CF 1 Bobby Richardson 2B
2 Gene Woodling LF 2 Gil McDougald SS
3 Al Smith 3B 3 Mickey Mantle CF
4 Vic Wertz 1B 4 Yogi Berra C
5 Rocky Colavito RF 5 Bill Skowron 1B
6 Chico Carrasquel SS 6 Hank Bauer RF
7 George Strickland 2B 7 Elston Howard LF
8 Jim Hegan C 8 Andy Carey 3B
9 Bob Lemon P 9 Bobby Shantz P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-1 1 1-- R NYY M. Mantle B. Lemon 14% 86% Single to RF; McDougald Scores/No RBI; Mantle to 3B/Adv on E9 (throw)
t4 0-2 1 --- R CLE V. Wertz B. Shantz -11% 66% Home Run
b3 1-0 1 --- R NYY M. Mantle B. Lemon 11% 76% Home Run
b2 0-0 0 -2- R NYY E. Howard B. Lemon 8% 69% Single to CF; Bauer Scores
t9 3-6 0 1-- CLE G. Strickland B. Shantz -8% 86% Single to LF; Carrasquel to 2B

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, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Shantz 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE G. Woodling B. Shantz 1% 54% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE A. Smith B. Shantz 1% 55% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- NYY B. Richardson B. Lemon 4% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O NYY G. McDougald B. Lemon -3% 55% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
b1 0-0 1 1-- O NYY M. Mantle B. Lemon -3% 52% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-0 2 1-- NYY Y. Berra B. Lemon 2% 54% Walk; Mantle to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O NYY B. Skowron B. Lemon -4% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CLE V. Wertz B. Shantz 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- CLE R. Colavito B. Shantz -3% 50% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t2 0-0 1 1-- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Shantz 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B; Colavito to 2B
t2 0-0 2 -2- CLE G. Strickland B. Shantz -1% 51% Walk
t2 0-0 2 12- O CLE J. Hegan B. Shantz 4% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- NYY H. Bauer B. Lemon 7% 61% Ground-rule Double
b2 0-0 0 -2- R NYY E. Howard B. Lemon 8% 69% Single to CF; Bauer Scores
b2 1-0 0 1-- O NYY A. Carey B. Lemon -1% 68% Groundout: SS-1B; Howard to 2B
b2 1-0 1 -2- NYY B. Shantz B. Lemon 2% 69% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b2 1-0 1 12- OO NYY B. Richardson B. Lemon -7% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 1.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 9-1-2
t3 0-1 0 --- CLE B. Lemon B. Shantz -4% 58% Single to 2B
t3 0-1 0 1-- O CLE J. Busby B. Shantz 4% 62% Popfly: 2B
t3 0-1 1 1-- OO CLE G. Woodling B. Shantz 6% 68% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 2-3-4
b3 1-0 0 --- O NYY G. McDougald B. Lemon -2% 66% Flyball: RF
b3 1-0 1 --- R NYY M. Mantle B. Lemon 11% 76% Home Run
b3 2-0 1 --- O NYY Y. Berra B. Lemon -1% 75% Popfly: SS
b3 2-0 2 --- O NYY B. Skowron B. Lemon -1% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 2.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- O CLE A. Smith B. Shantz 3% 77% Lineout: CF
t4 0-2 1 --- R CLE V. Wertz B. Shantz -11% 66% Home Run
t4 1-2 1 --- CLE R. Colavito B. Shantz -3% 63% Single to LF
t4 1-2 1 1-- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Shantz 4% 66% Lineout: 3B
t4 1-2 2 1-- O CLE G. Strickland B. Shantz 3% 69% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 6-7-8
b4 2-1 0 --- NYY H. Bauer B. Lemon 6% 75% Double to LF
b4 2-1 0 -2- O NYY E. Howard B. Lemon -1% 74% Flyball: CF; Bauer to 3B
b4 2-1 1 --3 O NYY A. Carey B. Lemon -6% 68% Foul Flyball: C
b4 2-1 2 --3 O NYY B. Shantz B. Lemon -4% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 2.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-2, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 8-9-1
t5 1-2 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan B. Shantz 3% 68% Lineout: 3B
t5 1-2 1 --- O CLE B. Lemon B. Shantz 2% 70% Strikeout Looking
t5 1-2 2 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Shantz 1% 72% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 1-2-3
b5 2-1 0 --- O NYY B. Richardson B. Lemon -2% 70% Popfly: 3B
b5 2-1 1 --- NYY G. McDougald B. Lemon 2% 72% Single to CF
b5 2-1 1 1-- R NYY M. Mantle B. Lemon 14% 86% Single to RF; McDougald Scores/No RBI; Mantle to 3B/Adv on E9 (throw)
b5 3-1 1 --3 R NYY Y. Berra B. Lemon 4% 90% Single to LF; Mantle Scores/unER
b5 4-1 1 1-- OO NYY B. Skowron B. Lemon -2% 88% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 4.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-4, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 2-3-4
t6 1-4 0 --- O CLE G. Woodling B. Shantz 2% 90% Strikeout
t6 1-4 1 --- O CLE A. Smith B. Shantz 1% 91% Popfly: 1B
t6 1-4 2 --- O CLE V. Wertz B. Shantz 1% 92% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 6-7-8
b6 4-1 0 --- O NYY H. Bauer B. Lemon -1% 91% Foul Flyball: C
b6 4-1 1 --- O NYY E. Howard B. Lemon -0% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 4-1 2 --- NYY A. Carey B. Lemon 1% 92% Double to LF (Pop Fly)
b6 4-1 2 -2- R NYY B. Shantz B. Lemon 4% 95% Single to LF; Carey Scores
b6 5-1 2 1-- NYY B. Richardson B. Lemon 0% 96% Single to LF; Shantz to 3B
b6 5-1 2 1-3 R NYY G. McDougald B. Lemon 2% 98% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Shantz Scores/No RBI/unER; Richardson to 2B
Stan Pitula replaces Bob Lemon pitching and batting 9th
b6 6-1 2 12- NYY M. Mantle S. Pitula 0% 98% Walk; Richardson to 3B; McDougald to 2B
b6 6-1 2 123 O NYY Y. Berra S. Pitula -1% 97% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Indians 1, Yankees 6.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-6, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 5-6-7
t7 1-6 0 --- CLE R. Colavito B. Shantz -1% 96% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
t7 1-6 0 1-- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Shantz 1% 97% Strikeout
t7 1-6 1 1-- O CLE G. Strickland B. Shantz 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B; Colavito to 2B
t7 1-6 2 -2- R CLE J. Hegan B. Shantz -2% 96% Single to LF; Colavito Scores
Larry Raines pinch hits for Stan Pitula (P) batting 9th
t7 2-6 2 1-- O CLE L. Raines B. Shantz 1% 97% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Yankees 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 6-2, Indians' Dick Tomanek facing 5-6-7
Dick Tomanek replaces Larry Raines (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 6-2 0 --- O NYY B. Skowron D. Tomanek -0% 97% Strikeout
b7 6-2 1 --- O NYY H. Bauer D. Tomanek -0% 97% Popfly: 2B
b7 6-2 2 --- O NYY E. Howard D. Tomanek -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Yankees 6.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-6, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 1-2-3
t8 2-6 0 --- CLE J. Busby B. Shantz -2% 95% Single to RF
t8 2-6 0 1-- O CLE G. Woodling B. Shantz 2% 97% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 2-6 1 1-- O CLE A. Smith B. Shantz 1% 98% Flyball: CF
t8 2-6 2 1-- O CLE V. Wertz B. Shantz 1% 99% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Yankees 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 6-2, Indians' Dick Tomanek facing 8-9-1
b8 6-2 0 --- O NYY A. Carey D. Tomanek -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 6-2 1 --- O NYY B. Shantz D. Tomanek -0% 99% Popfly: SS
b8 6-2 2 --- O NYY B. Richardson D. Tomanek -0% 99% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Yankees 6.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-6, Yankees' Bobby Shantz facing 5-6-7
t9 2-6 0 --- R CLE R. Colavito B. Shantz -2% 97% Home Run
t9 3-6 0 --- CLE C. Carrasquel B. Shantz -4% 93% Walk
t9 3-6 0 1-- CLE G. Strickland B. Shantz -8% 86% Single to LF; Carrasquel to 2B
Johnny Kucks replaces Bobby Shantz pitching and batting 9th
Hal Naragon pinch hits for Jim Hegan (C) batting 8th
t9 3-6 0 12- O CLE H. Naragon J. Kucks 4% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B; Carrasquel to 3B; Strickland to 2B
Joe Altobelli pinch hits for Dick Tomanek (P) batting 9th
t9 3-6 1 -23 O CLE J. Altobelli J. Kucks 6% 96% Lineout: CF
t9 3-6 2 -23 O CLE J. Busby J. Kucks 4% 100% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Yankees 6.

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