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Standings
CLE
@NYY
7
2
NYG
@BRO
2
5
Monday, August 5, 1957,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 15,096, Time of Game: 2:40
Indians
7
51-53
 Won 1 
4th, 18 GB
at Yankees
2
69-35
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Mike Garcia (5-7)
L: Don Larsen (6-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
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Indians         0  3  0   1  0  0   0  0  3    7  8  1
Yankees         0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  9  1

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 1 2 0 0 0 5 .269 .325 .368 .693 -0.070 0.91 0.043 -0.113 -0.7 3 2 SH
Bobby Avila 2B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .283 .345 .381 .726 0.180 1.16 0.205 -0.025 2.1 2 4 2B
Gene Woodling LF 5 1 2 5 0 0 5 .332 .417 .515 .932 0.158 1.34 0.201 -0.043 3.2 2 0 HR
   Roger Maris CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .349 .412 .761 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .298 .388 .487 .876 -0.131 0.74 0.001 -0.132 -1.4 10 0
   Joe Altobelli 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .250 .277 .527 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Rocky Colavito RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .261 .357 .480 .837 -0.098 0.73 0.000 -0.098 -1.3 1 0
Al Smith CF-LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .244 .352 .370 .723 0.048 0.46 0.074 -0.026 0.1 1 0 2B
Hal Naragon C 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .198 .290 .222 .513 -0.003 0.68 0.032 -0.035 -0.1 4 0
Chico Carrasquel SS 2 2 1 1 2 0 4 .264 .346 .379 .725 0.197 0.95 0.203 -0.006 2.1 4 5 2B
Mike Garcia P 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .146 .205 .146 .351 -0.097 1.01 0.000 -0.097 -1.3 0 1 SH
Team Totals 34 7 8 7 6 3 42 .235 .350 .412 .762 0.184 0.89 0.759 -0.575 2.8 27 12
2B: A Smith (18, off D Larsen); C Carrasquel (9, off D Larsen); B Avila (13, off D Larsen).
HR: G Woodling (10, off D Larsen, 9th inn, 2 on, 1 out to RF).
SH: L Raines (1, off D Larsen); M Garcia (2, off D Larsen).
TB: G Woodling 5; B Avila 3; L Raines 2; A Smith 2; C Carrasquel 2.
RBI: G Woodling 5 (50); C Carrasquel (40); B Avila (27).
2-out RBI: G Woodling 2; B Avila.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Carrasquel-B Avila-V Wertz; L Raines-V Wertz.
E: L Raines (9).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Enos Slaughter LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .258 .388 .379 .767 -0.015 1.46 0.105 -0.119 -0.5 2 0
Bill Skowron 1B 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .307 .356 .503 .859 -0.023 1.45 0.074 -0.097 -1.0 12 1
Mickey Mantle CF 1 0 0 0 4 1 5 .367 .529 .697 1.226 -0.014 1.56 0.116 -0.130 0.3 4 0
Yogi Berra C 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .229 .308 .419 .728 -0.251 1.86 0.000 -0.251 -2.3 4 1
Harry Simpson RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .274 .322 .448 .771 -0.138 1.35 0.000 -0.138 -1.0 1 0
Gil McDougald SS 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .310 .378 .490 .868 0.014 1.00 0.075 -0.062 0.0 1 1
Tony Kubek 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .305 .341 .399 .740 -0.096 1.27 0.038 -0.134 -0.4 0 6
Jerry Coleman 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .310 .389 .440 .830 0.061 1.44 0.098 -0.037 0.7 2 2
   Joe Collins PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .233 .323 .279 .602 0.008 0.20 0.008 0.000 0.4
   Bobby Richardson PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .275 .298 .574 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Don Larsen P 3 0 2 2 0 0 3 .243 .326 .324 .650 0.118 1.83 0.181 -0.063 1.1 1 0 GDP
   Elston Howard PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .239 .281 .378 .659 0.019 0.40 0.019 0.000 0.6
Team Totals 34 2 9 2 6 4 40 .265 .375 .265 .640 -0.317 1.42 0.714 -1.031 -2.2 27 11
TB: G McDougald 3; D Larsen 2; E Howard; J Collins; E Slaughter; T Kubek.
GIDP: D Larsen (3).
RBI: D Larsen 2 (4).
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 2 for 12.
Fielding
E: G McDougald (10).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Garcia, W (5-7) 9 9 2 2 6 4 0 4.49 40 59 0.316 1.42 2.2
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 6 4 0 2.00 40 59 0.316 1.42 2.2

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Larsen, L (6-4) 9 8 7 7 6 3 1 4.05 42 40 -0.184 0.89 -2.8
Team Totals 9 8 7 7 6 3 1 7.00 42 40 -0.184 0.89 -2.8
Balks: M Garcia (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Runge, 1B - Frank Umont, 2B - Joe Paparella, 3B - Eddie Hurley.
Time of Game: 2:40.
Attendance: 15,096.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 75° F, Overcast.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         New York Yankees
1 Larry Raines 3B 1 Enos Slaughter LF
2 Bobby Avila 2B 2 Bill Skowron 1B
3 Gene Woodling LF 3 Mickey Mantle CF
4 Vic Wertz 1B 4 Yogi Berra C
5 Rocky Colavito RF 5 Harry Simpson RF
6 Al Smith CF 6 Gil McDougald SS
7 Hal Naragon C 7 Tony Kubek 3B
8 Chico Carrasquel SS 8 Jerry Coleman 2B
9 Mike Garcia P 9 Don Larsen P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t2 1-0 2 123 RR CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen 16% 79% Single to RF (Ground Ball); Naragon Scores; Carrasquel Scores; Avila to 3B
t2 0-0 0 12- R CLE C. Carrasquel D. Larsen 14% 74% Ground-rule Double; Smith Scores; Naragon to 3B
b2 0-3 1 123 RR NYY D. Larsen M. Garcia -14% 52% Single to CF; McDougald Scores; Kubek Scores; Coleman to 2B
b7 2-4 2 123 O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 13% 88% Foul Flyball: 3B
b7 2-4 1 123 O NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia 13% 74% Strikeout

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' Don Larsen facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE L. Raines D. Larsen 4% 54% Single to SS
t1 0-0 0 1-- CLE B. Avila D. Larsen 6% 59% Fielder's Choice 2B; Raines to 2B/Safe on E6 (catch)
t1 0-0 0 12- O CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen -0% 59% Groundout: 3B-1B; Raines to 3B; Avila to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -23 O CLE V. Wertz D. Larsen -8% 51% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 -23 O CLE R. Colavito D. Larsen -6% 45% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYY E. Slaughter M. Garcia 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O NYY B. Skowron M. Garcia 1% 49% Popfly: SS
b1 0-0 2 --- NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia -1% 48% Walk
b1 0-0 2 1-- O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 2% 50% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Yankees 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Smith D. Larsen 7% 57% Ground-rule Double
t2 0-0 0 -2- CLE H. Naragon D. Larsen 3% 60% Walk
t2 0-0 0 12- R CLE C. Carrasquel D. Larsen 14% 74% Ground-rule Double; Smith Scores; Naragon to 3B
t2 1-0 0 -23 O CLE M. Garcia D. Larsen -5% 69% Strikeout
t2 1-0 1 -23 O CLE L. Raines D. Larsen -7% 62% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 1-0 2 -23 CLE B. Avila D. Larsen 1% 63% Walk
t2 1-0 2 123 RR CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen 16% 79% Single to RF (Ground Ball); Naragon Scores; Carrasquel Scores; Avila to 3B
t2 3-0 2 1-3 O CLE V. Wertz D. Larsen -3% 77% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 5-6-7
b2 0-3 0 --- O NYY H. Simpson M. Garcia 2% 79% Strikeout
b2 0-3 1 --- NYY G. McDougald M. Garcia -2% 76% Single to CF
b2 0-3 1 1-- NYY T. Kubek M. Garcia -4% 72% Single to RF; McDougald to 2B
b2 0-3 1 12- NYY J. Coleman M. Garcia -7% 66% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); McDougald to 3B; Kubek to 2B
b2 0-3 1 123 RR NYY D. Larsen M. Garcia -14% 52% Single to CF; McDougald Scores; Kubek Scores; Coleman to 2B
b2 2-3 1 12- O NYY E. Slaughter M. Garcia 5% 57% Foul Flyball: 3B
b2 2-3 2 12- O NYY B. Skowron M. Garcia 5% 62% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Yankees 2.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 5-6-7
t3 3-2 0 --- O CLE R. Colavito D. Larsen -2% 60% Flyball: CF
t3 3-2 1 --- O CLE A. Smith D. Larsen -1% 58% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 3-2 2 --- O CLE H. Naragon D. Larsen -1% 57% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 3-4-5
b3 2-3 0 --- NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia -5% 53% Walk
b3 2-3 0 1-- NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia -3% 50% Balk; Mantle to 2B
b3 2-3 0 -2- O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 5% 55% Popfly: 2B
b3 2-3 1 -2- O NYY H. Simpson M. Garcia 4% 59% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 2-3 2 -2- O NYY G. McDougald M. Garcia 4% 63% Single to SS/runner struck by batted ball and is out; Mantle out at 3B/SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Yankees 2.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 8-9-1
t4 3-2 0 --- CLE C. Carrasquel D. Larsen 4% 67% Walk
t4 3-2 0 1-- O CLE M. Garcia D. Larsen -3% 63% Flyball: CF
t4 3-2 1 1-- O CLE L. Raines D. Larsen -2% 62% Bunt Groundout: C-1B/Sacrifice; Carrasquel to 2B
t4 3-2 2 -2- R CLE B. Avila D. Larsen 11% 73% Double to LF; Carrasquel Scores
t4 4-2 2 -2- O CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen -3% 71% Lineout: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 7-8-9
b4 2-4 0 --- O NYY T. Kubek M. Garcia 3% 74% Groundout: P-1B
b4 2-4 1 --- NYY J. Coleman M. Garcia -3% 70% Walk
b4 2-4 1 1-- OO NYY D. Larsen M. Garcia 6% 77% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 4-5-6
t5 4-2 0 --- O CLE V. Wertz D. Larsen -2% 75% Strikeout Looking
t5 4-2 1 --- O CLE R. Colavito D. Larsen -1% 74% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 4-2 2 --- CLE A. Smith D. Larsen 1% 75% Walk
t5 4-2 2 1-- O CLE H. Naragon D. Larsen -2% 73% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
b5 2-4 0 --- O NYY E. Slaughter M. Garcia 3% 76% Strikeout
b5 2-4 1 --- O NYY B. Skowron M. Garcia 2% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 2-4 2 --- NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia -2% 76% Walk
b5 2-4 2 1-- O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 3% 79% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 8-9-1
t6 4-2 0 --- CLE C. Carrasquel D. Larsen 2% 82% Walk
t6 4-2 0 1-- O CLE M. Garcia D. Larsen -1% 81% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Carrasquel to 2B
t6 4-2 1 -2- O CLE L. Raines D. Larsen -2% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 4-2 2 -2- O CLE B. Avila D. Larsen -2% 76% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 5-6-7
b6 2-4 0 --- O NYY H. Simpson M. Garcia 3% 79% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 2-4 1 --- O NYY G. McDougald M. Garcia 2% 82% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 2-4 2 --- O NYY T. Kubek M. Garcia 1% 83% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 3-4-5
t7 4-2 0 --- O CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen -1% 82% Popfly: SS
t7 4-2 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz D. Larsen -1% 81% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t7 4-2 2 --- O CLE R. Colavito D. Larsen -1% 80% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
b7 2-4 0 --- O NYY J. Coleman M. Garcia 4% 84% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 2-4 1 --- NYY D. Larsen M. Garcia -4% 79% Single (LF-CF)
b7 2-4 1 1-- NYY E. Slaughter M. Garcia -10% 69% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Larsen to 3B
b7 2-4 1 1-3 NYY B. Skowron M. Garcia -7% 61% Walk; Slaughter to 2B
b7 2-4 1 123 O NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia 13% 74% Strikeout
b7 2-4 2 123 O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 13% 88% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 6-7-8
t8 4-2 0 --- O CLE A. Smith D. Larsen -1% 86% Foul Flyball: C
t8 4-2 1 --- O CLE H. Naragon D. Larsen -1% 86% Groundout: 1B-P
t8 4-2 2 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel D. Larsen -1% 85% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 5-6-7
b8 2-4 0 --- O NYY H. Simpson M. Garcia 4% 89% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 2-4 1 --- NYY G. McDougald M. Garcia -5% 84% Single to CF
b8 2-4 1 1-- OO NYY T. Kubek M. Garcia 9% 93% Line Drive Double Play: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Yankees 2.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Yankees' Don Larsen facing 9-1-2
t9 4-2 0 --- O CLE M. Garcia D. Larsen -1% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 4-2 1 --- CLE L. Raines D. Larsen 1% 93% Single to RF
t9 4-2 1 1-- CLE B. Avila D. Larsen 2% 95% Single (LF-CF); Raines to 3B
t9 4-2 1 1-3 RRR CLE G. Woodling D. Larsen 4% 99% Home Run; Raines Scores; Avila Scores
t9 7-2 1 --- CLE V. Wertz D. Larsen 0% 99% Walk
t9 7-2 1 1-- O CLE R. Colavito D. Larsen -0% 99% Popfly: 2B
t9 7-2 2 1-- O CLE A. Smith D. Larsen -0% 99% Flyball: LF
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 7, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-7, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
Joe Altobelli replaces Vic Wertz playing 1B batting 4th
Al Smith moves from CF to LF
Roger Maris replaces Gene Woodling (LF) playing CF batting 3rd
Joe Collins pinch hits for Jerry Coleman (2B) batting 8th
b9 2-7 0 --- NYY J. Collins M. Garcia -1% 99% Single to RF
Elston Howard pinch hits for Don Larsen (P) batting 9th
Bobby Richardson pinch runs for Joe Collins (PH) batting 8th
b9 2-7 0 1-- NYY E. Howard M. Garcia -2% 97% Single to LF; Richardson to 2B
b9 2-7 0 12- O NYY E. Slaughter M. Garcia 2% 98% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Richardson to 3B
b9 2-7 1 1-3 O NYY B. Skowron M. Garcia 1% 100% Lineout: LF
b9 2-7 2 1-3 NYY M. Mantle M. Garcia -1% 99% Walk; Slaughter to 2B
b9 2-7 2 123 O NYY Y. Berra M. Garcia 1% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 7, Yankees 2.

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