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5
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14
Friday, May 14, 1937,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:55
Tigers
5
10-9
 Lost 1 
4th, 2 GB
at Browns
6
7-10
 Won 1 
6th, 4 GB
W: Sheriff Blake (1-0)
L: Tommy Bridges (2-2)
S: Jack Knott (2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          2  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  0    5 11  1
Browns          0  0  4   0  0  0   2  0  X    6 10  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jo-Jo White CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .263 .359 .350 .709 0.013 1.80 0.158 -0.145 -0.9 0 0
Mickey Cochrane C 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .273 .474 .491 .965 0.201 1.80 0.262 -0.061 1.0 2 0 2B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .306 .412 .458 .870 -0.238 1.85 0.020 -0.257 -1.4 9 3
Hank Greenberg 1B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .286 .419 .543 .961 -0.209 2.29 0.108 -0.317 -0.5 6 0 GDP
Gee Walker RF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .418 .465 .696 1.161 -0.241 2.67 0.072 -0.313 -0.6 2 0 SB
Goose Goslin LF 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .216 .383 .243 .626 0.023 1.19 0.094 -0.071 0.5 2 0
Billy Rogell SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .246 .333 .420 .754 -0.017 1.23 0.061 -0.077 -0.5 2 3
Marv Owen 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .111 .200 .222 .422 -0.015 1.41 0.100 -0.115 0.0 0 6
Tommy Bridges P 3 0 2 2 0 0 3 .455 .500 .727 1.227 0.176 1.11 0.190 -0.014 1.5 0 2 3B
   Elden Auker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .300 .600 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Babe Herman PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0.115 2.98 0.115 0.000 0.4 HBP
   Pete Fox PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .324 .359 .405 .764 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Team Totals 37 5 11 5 3 3 41 .297 .366 .378 .744 -0.192 1.82 1.180 -1.370 -0.3 * 15
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: M Cochrane (7, off E Caldwell).
3B: T Bridges (1, off E Caldwell).
HBP: B Herman (1, by J Knott).
TB: T Bridges 4; M Cochrane 4; B Rogell; M Owen; H Greenberg; G Goslin; G Walker; J White.
GIDP: H Greenberg ().
RBI: T Bridges 2 (4); G Walker (24); H Greenberg (20); G Goslin (8).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Rogell-C Gehringer-H Greenberg; E Auker-B Rogell-H Greenberg.
E: G Goslin (1).
Baserunning
SB: G Walker (3, 2nd base off E Caldwell/B Huffman).

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harry Davis 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .265 .342 .294 .636 0.093 1.72 0.140 -0.047 0.7 9 0
Ethan Allen CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 4 .273 .322 .327 .649 0.041 1.84 0.105 -0.065 0.3 2 0 2B,SH
Joe Vosmik LF 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .384 .430 .562 .992 0.082 1.50 0.136 -0.054 0.7 3 0 2B,GDP,IW
Beau Bell RF 4 0 2 3 0 0 4 .464 .507 .696 1.202 0.256 1.98 0.319 -0.062 1.7 2 0
Harlond Clift 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .300 .417 .400 .817 -0.017 1.13 0.060 -0.077 -0.6 0 0
Bill Knickerbocker SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .173 .225 .200 .425 -0.143 1.39 0.000 -0.143 -1.3 2 4
Ben Huffman C 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .571 .625 .714 1.339 0.045 1.14 0.096 -0.052 0.8 3 0
Tom Carey 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .323 .364 .323 .686 -0.019 1.39 0.114 -0.133 -0.4 1 3 GDP
Earl Caldwell P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.061 1.66 0.000 -0.061 -0.6 0 1
   Sheriff Blake P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.032 1.07 0.000 -0.032 -0.3 1 0
   Sam West PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .217 .333 .217 .551 0.073 1.90 0.073 0.000 0.4
   Jack Knott P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 -0.009 0.35 0.000 -0.009 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 31 6 10 6 4 1 36 .323 .400 .387 .787 0.309 1.48 1.043 -0.735 1.3 * 8
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: E Allen (3, off T Bridges); J Vosmik (8, off T Bridges).
SH: E Allen (1, off T Bridges).
IBB: J Vosmik (1, by T Bridges).
TB: J Vosmik 3; E Allen 2; B Huffman 2; B Bell 2; T Carey; H Davis; S West.
GIDP: T Carey (); J Vosmik ().
RBI: B Bell 3 (16); E Allen (4); J Vosmik (12); H Davis (2).
2-out RBI: J Vosmik; E Allen; B Bell.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 4 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Knickerbocker-T Carey-H Davis.

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tommy Bridges, L (2-2) 6.1 9 6 6 4 1 0 6.91 31 28 -0.427 1.56 -2.9
Elden Auker 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.56 5 2 0 0.120 1.01 1.6
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 4 1 0 6.75 36 28 2 0 -0.307 1.48 -1.3

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Earl Caldwell 3.1 6 5 5 2 0 0 6.00 18 26 -0.410 1.08 -3.6
Sheriff Blake, W (1-0) 3.2 3 0 0 0 1 0 11.74 13 1 0 0.290 1.16 2.8
Jack Knott, S (2) 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 3.57 10 0 0 0.313 4.07 1.2
Team Totals 9 11 5 5 3 3 0 5.00 41 26 1 0 0.193 1.82 0.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Knott (1; B Herman).
IBB: T Bridges (1; J Vosmik).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - John Quinn.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         St.Louis Browns
1 Jo-Jo White CF 1 Harry Davis 1B
2 Mickey Cochrane C 2 Ethan Allen CF
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Joe Vosmik LF
4 Hank Greenberg 1B 4 Beau Bell RF
5 Gee Walker RF 5 Harlond Clift 3B
6 Goose Goslin LF 6 Bill Knickerbocker SS
7 Billy Rogell SS 7 Ben Huffman C
8 Marv Owen 3B 8 Tom Carey 2B
9 Tommy Bridges P 9 Earl Caldwell P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t9 5-6 2 123 O DET G. Walker J. Knott 24% 100% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b7 4-5 1 123 RR SLB B. Bell T. Bridges 23% 81% Single to CF; West Scores; Davis Scores; Vosmik to 2B
t9 5-6 1 123 O DET H. Greenberg J. Knott 22% 76% Strikeout
t9 5-6 0 12- DET M. Cochrane J. Knott -18% 36% Single; Fox to 3B; White to 2B
t9 5-6 0 123 O DET C. Gehringer J. Knott 18% 54% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Browns' Earl Caldwell facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET J. White E. Caldwell 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- DET M. Cochrane E. Caldwell -4% 49% Double (CF-RF)
t1 0-0 1 -2- DET C. Gehringer E. Caldwell -2% 47% Walk
t1 0-0 1 12- R DET H. Greenberg E. Caldwell -11% 36% Single to CF; Cochrane Scores; Gehringer to 3B
t1 1-0 1 1-3 RO DET G. Walker E. Caldwell -1% 35% Flyball: CF; Gehringer Scores
t1 2-0 2 1-- DET G. Goslin E. Caldwell -2% 34% Walk; Greenberg to 2B
t1 2-0 2 12- O DET B. Rogell E. Caldwell 3% 37% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Browns Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- SLB H. Davis T. Bridges 4% 41% Single to RF
b1 0-2 0 1-- O SLB E. Allen T. Bridges -4% 37% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-2 1 1-- OO SLB J. Vosmik T. Bridges -5% 32% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Browns' Earl Caldwell facing 8-9-1
t2 2-0 0 --- O DET M. Owen E. Caldwell 2% 34% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t2 2-0 1 --- O DET T. Bridges E. Caldwell 1% 35% Groundout: P-1B
t2 2-0 2 --- O DET J. White E. Caldwell 1% 36% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Browns Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- O SLB B. Bell T. Bridges -3% 34% Popfly: 2B
b2 0-2 1 --- O SLB H. Clift T. Bridges -2% 32% Foul Flyball: C
b2 0-2 2 --- O SLB B. Knickerbocker T. Bridges -1% 30% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Browns' Earl Caldwell facing 2-3-4
t3 2-0 0 --- O DET M. Cochrane E. Caldwell 2% 32% Flyball: SS
t3 2-0 1 --- O DET C. Gehringer E. Caldwell 1% 34% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 2-0 2 --- O DET H. Greenberg E. Caldwell 1% 35% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Browns Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 7-8-9
b3 0-2 0 --- SLB B. Huffman T. Bridges 4% 39% Walk
b3 0-2 0 1-- SLB T. Carey T. Bridges 11% 50% Single to LF; Huffman to 3B/Adv on E7; Carey to 2B
b3 0-2 0 -23 O SLB E. Caldwell T. Bridges -6% 44% Strikeout
b3 0-2 1 -23 RO SLB H. Davis T. Bridges -1% 43% Flyball: RF; Huffman Scores; Carey to 3B
b3 1-2 2 --3 R SLB E. Allen T. Bridges 11% 54% Double to RF; Carey Scores
b3 2-2 2 -2- R SLB J. Vosmik T. Bridges 11% 64% Double to LF; Allen Scores
b3 3-2 2 -2- R SLB B. Bell T. Bridges 9% 73% Single to LF; Vosmik Scores
b3 4-2 2 1-- O SLB H. Clift T. Bridges -2% 71% Lineout: LF
4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 2, Browns 4.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, Browns' Earl Caldwell facing 5-6-7
t4 2-4 0 --- DET G. Walker E. Caldwell -4% 67% Single to 3B
t4 2-4 0 1-- DET G. Goslin E. Caldwell -2% 65% Walker Steals 2B
t4 2-4 0 -2- R DET G. Goslin E. Caldwell -8% 57% Single to CF; Walker Scores
t4 3-4 0 1-- O DET B. Rogell E. Caldwell 4% 61% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t4 3-4 1 1-- DET M. Owen E. Caldwell -10% 51% Single to CF (Pop Fly); Rogell to 3B; Owen to 2B/Adv on throw
t4 3-4 1 -23 RR DET T. Bridges E. Caldwell -17% 34% Triple (LF-CF); Rogell Scores; Owen Scores
Sheriff Blake replaces Earl Caldwell pitching and batting 9th
t4 5-4 1 --3 O DET J. White S. Blake 6% 40% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 5-4 2 --3 O DET M. Cochrane S. Blake 4% 44% Flyball: LF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Browns Batting, Behind 4-5, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 6-7-8
b4 4-5 0 --- O SLB B. Knickerbocker T. Bridges -3% 41% Flyball: LF
b4 4-5 1 --- SLB B. Huffman T. Bridges 3% 45% Single to CF
b4 4-5 1 1-- O SLB T. Carey T. Bridges -4% 41% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b4 4-5 2 1-- O SLB S. Blake T. Bridges -3% 37% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 5-4, Browns' Sheriff Blake facing 3-4-5
t5 5-4 0 --- O DET C. Gehringer S. Blake 3% 40% Lineout: P
t5 5-4 1 --- O DET H. Greenberg S. Blake 2% 42% Lineout: LF
t5 5-4 2 --- O DET G. Walker S. Blake 1% 43% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Browns Batting, Behind 4-5, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 1-2-3
b5 4-5 0 --- O SLB H. Davis T. Bridges -4% 40% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 4-5 1 --- O SLB E. Allen T. Bridges -3% 37% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 4-5 2 --- SLB J. Vosmik T. Bridges 2% 39% Single to LF
b5 4-5 2 1-- O SLB B. Bell T. Bridges -4% 36% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 5-4, Browns' Sheriff Blake facing 6-7-8
t6 5-4 0 --- O DET G. Goslin S. Blake 3% 38% Strikeout
t6 5-4 1 --- DET B. Rogell S. Blake -3% 35% Single to RF
t6 5-4 1 1-- O DET M. Owen S. Blake 3% 39% Flyball: RF
t6 5-4 2 1-- DET T. Bridges S. Blake -2% 37% Single to CF; Rogell to 2B
t6 5-4 2 12- O DET J. White S. Blake 5% 42% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Browns Batting, Behind 4-5, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 5-6-7
b6 4-5 0 --- SLB H. Clift T. Bridges 6% 48% Walk
b6 4-5 0 1-- O SLB B. Knickerbocker T. Bridges -6% 42% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b6 4-5 1 1-- O SLB B. Huffman T. Bridges -5% 37% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b6 4-5 2 1-- O SLB T. Carey T. Bridges -4% 33% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 5-4, Browns' Sheriff Blake facing 2-3-4
t7 5-4 0 --- DET M. Cochrane S. Blake -4% 29% Single to CF
t7 5-4 0 1-- O DET C. Gehringer S. Blake 4% 32% Lineout: CF
t7 5-4 1 1-- OO DET H. Greenberg S. Blake 7% 39% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Browns Batting, Behind 4-5, Tigers' Tommy Bridges facing 9-1-2
Sam West pinch hits for Sheriff Blake (P) batting 9th
b7 4-5 0 --- SLB S. West T. Bridges 7% 46% Single to RF
b7 4-5 0 1-- SLB H. Davis T. Bridges 10% 57% Walk; West to 2B
b7 4-5 0 12- O SLB E. Allen T. Bridges -0% 56% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; West to 3B; Davis to 2B
b7 4-5 1 -23 SLB J. Vosmik T. Bridges 1% 57% Intentional Walk
b7 4-5 1 123 RR SLB B. Bell T. Bridges 23% 81% Single to CF; West Scores; Davis Scores; Vosmik to 2B
Elden Auker replaces Tommy Bridges pitching and batting 9th
b7 6-5 1 12- O SLB H. Clift E. Auker -4% 77% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b7 6-5 2 12- O SLB B. Knickerbocker E. Auker -4% 73% Groundout: 2B unassisted/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 6.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 5-6, Browns' Jack Knott facing 5-6-7
Jack Knott replaces Sam West (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 5-6 0 --- O DET G. Walker J. Knott 6% 78% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t8 5-6 1 --- O DET G. Goslin J. Knott 4% 83% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t8 5-6 2 --- DET B. Rogell J. Knott -3% 79% Walk
t8 5-6 2 1-- O DET M. Owen J. Knott 6% 86% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Browns Batting, Ahead 6-5, Tigers' Elden Auker facing 7-8-9
b8 6-5 0 --- SLB B. Huffman E. Auker 2% 88% Single
b8 6-5 0 1-- OO SLB T. Carey E. Auker -5% 83% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
b8 6-5 2 --- O SLB J. Knott E. Auker -1% 82% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 6.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 5-6, Browns' Jack Knott facing 9-1-2
Babe Herman pinch hits for Elden Auker (P) batting 9th
t9 5-6 0 --- DET B. Herman J. Knott -11% 70% Hit By Pitch
Pete Fox pinch runs for Babe Herman (PH) batting 9th
t9 5-6 0 1-- DET J. White J. Knott -16% 54% Single; Fox to 2B
t9 5-6 0 12- DET M. Cochrane J. Knott -18% 36% Single; Fox to 3B; White to 2B
t9 5-6 0 123 O DET C. Gehringer J. Knott 18% 54% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t9 5-6 1 123 O DET H. Greenberg J. Knott 22% 76% Strikeout
t9 5-6 2 123 O DET G. Walker J. Knott 24% 100% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Tigers 5, Browns 6.

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