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Scores
Standings
SLB
@PHA
5
8
CLE
@WSH
1
6
NYG
@PIT
0
9
CHC
@STL
3
10
Thursday, July 30, 1931,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:11
Indians
1
46-52
 Lost 1 
4th, 27 GB
at Senators
6
61-37
 Won 1 
2nd, 12 GB
W: Carl Fischer (11-4)
L: Mel Harder (8-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  0
Senators        2  0  0   3  0  0   0  1  X    6 10  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bob Seeds RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .310 .341 .321 .662 -0.080 0.69 0.000 -0.080 -1.1 2 0
Johnny Burnett 2B 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .279 .342 .371 .712 0.106 0.94 0.123 -0.017 1.2 0 4
Earl Averill CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .336 .410 .568 .978 0.013 1.04 0.079 -0.066 -0.1 4 0
Ed Morgan 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .364 .449 .522 .971 0.007 1.08 0.068 -0.062 0.1 10 1
Joe Vosmik LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .320 .348 .476 .824 -0.128 1.23 0.013 -0.141 -1.3 1 0 GDP
Willie Kamm 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .275 .378 .369 .747 -0.111 0.95 0.000 -0.111 -1.5 0 2
Luke Sewell C 3 0 2 0 1 0 4 .287 .360 .397 .757 0.095 0.65 0.100 -0.005 0.9 5 0
Ed Montague SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .239 .292 .313 .605 -0.098 1.02 0.000 -0.098 -1.4 1 2
Mel Harder P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .213 .229 .234 .463 -0.032 1.28 0.000 -0.032 -0.3 1 0
   Wes Ferrell PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .325 .373 .610 .984 -0.024 0.94 0.000 -0.024 -0.3
   Pete Appleton P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .333 .250 .583 -0.022 0.85 0.000 -0.022 -0.3 0 2
   Moe Berg PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.001 0.02 0.000 -0.001 -0.1
Team Totals 31 1 5 1 5 4 36 .161 .278 .161 .439 -0.275 0.93 0.383 -0.659 -4.2 24 11
TB: L Sewell 2; E Morgan; J Burnett; E Averill.
GIDP: J Vosmik ().
RBI: E Averill (93).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 1 for 5.

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Buddy Myer 2B 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .279 .353 .387 .740 -0.004 0.58 0.041 -0.045 0.6 4 2 3B
Sam Rice RF 4 2 2 1 1 0 5 .298 .347 .364 .712 0.096 0.70 0.102 -0.006 0.8 1 1 SB
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .300 .339 .444 .784 -0.076 0.86 0.001 -0.077 -0.8 2 0 2B,SH
Joe Cronin SS 2 1 0 0 3 1 5 .318 .403 .501 .904 0.014 0.86 0.032 -0.018 -0.1 4 1 SB
Sam West CF 4 1 1 4 1 1 5 .341 .381 .510 .891 0.211 0.98 0.219 -0.008 2.0 5 0 HR
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .287 .356 .446 .802 0.093 0.68 0.101 -0.008 0.9 7 2
Ossie Bluege 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .301 .365 .436 .801 -0.053 0.72 0.007 -0.060 -0.7 0 7 2B
Roy Spencer C 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .298 .349 .359 .708 0.035 0.62 0.041 -0.006 0.5 4 0 IW
Carl Fischer P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .115 .115 .154 .269 -0.092 0.89 0.000 -0.092 -1.9 0 0
Team Totals 33 6 10 6 7 4 41 .303 .425 .515 .940 0.224 0.77 0.544 -0.320 1.3 27 13
2B: O Bluege (19, off P Appleton); H Manush (33, off P Appleton).
3B: B Myer (5, off P Appleton).
HR: S West (3, off M Harder, 4th inn, 2 on, 2 outs to CF).
SH: H Manush (4, off M Harder).
IBB: R Spencer (5, by M Harder).
TB: B Myer 4; S West 4; H Manush 2; J Kuhel 2; O Bluege 2; S Rice 2; R Spencer.
RBI: S West 4 (57); J Kuhel (56); S Rice (18).
2-out RBI: S West 3; J Kuhel.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 3 for 14.
Fielding
DP: 1. O Bluege-B Myer-J Kuhel.
Outfield Assists: S Rice (L Sewell at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: S Rice (4, 2nd base off M Harder/L Sewell); J Cronin (7, 2nd base off M Harder/L Sewell).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mel Harder, L (8-9) 4 6 5 5 6 2 1 4.20 24 26 -0.257 1.17 -2.7
Pete Appleton 4 4 1 1 1 2 0 4.30 17 0 0 0.032 0.15 1.3
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 7 4 1 6.75 41 26 0 0 -0.225 0.77 -1.3

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Carl Fischer, W (11-4) 9 5 1 1 5 4 0 4.32 36 72 0.275 0.93 4.2
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 5 4 0 1.00 36 72 0.275 0.93 4.2
Balks: None.
WP: C Fischer (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: M Harder (6; R Spencer).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Moriarty, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Harry Geisel.
Time of Game: 2:11.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Bob Seeds RF 1 Buddy Myer 2B
2 Johnny Burnett 2B 2 Sam Rice RF
3 Earl Averill CF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Ed Morgan 1B 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Joe Vosmik LF 5 Sam West CF
6 Willie Kamm 3B 6 Joe Kuhel 1B
7 Luke Sewell C 7 Ossie Bluege 3B
8 Ed Montague SS 8 Roy Spencer C
9 Mel Harder P 9 Carl Fischer P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 2-1 2 -23 RRR WSH S. West M. Harder 20% 89% Home Run; Rice Scores; Cronin Scores
t4 0-2 0 -2- R CLE E. Averill C. Fischer -8% 57% Single to CF; Burnett Scores
t2 0-2 0 1-- OO CLE J. Vosmik C. Fischer 8% 73% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b1 1-0 2 1-3 R WSH J. Kuhel M. Harder 8% 72% Single to LF; Rice Scores; Cronin to 2B
b3 2-0 2 123 O WSH C. Fischer M. Harder -5% 71% Groundout: SS-1B

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, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Seeds C. Fischer 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Burnett C. Fischer 2% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE E. Averill C. Fischer 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- WSH B. Myer M. Harder 3% 58% Single to SS
b1 0-0 0 1-- WSH S. Rice M. Harder 5% 64% Walk; Myer to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- O WSH H. Manush M. Harder -1% 63% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Myer to 3B; Rice to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -23 WSH J. Cronin M. Harder 1% 64% Walk
b1 0-0 1 123 RO WSH S. West M. Harder -0% 64% Flyball: CF; Myer Scores; Rice to 3B
b1 1-0 2 1-3 R WSH J. Kuhel M. Harder 8% 72% Single to LF; Rice Scores; Cronin to 2B
b1 2-0 2 12- O WSH O. Bluege M. Harder -3% 68% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- CLE E. Morgan C. Fischer -4% 65% Single to 3B
t2 0-2 0 1-- OO CLE J. Vosmik C. Fischer 8% 73% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t2 0-2 2 --- O CLE W. Kamm C. Fischer 1% 74% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 8-9-1
b2 2-0 0 --- WSH R. Spencer M. Harder 2% 76% Walk
b2 2-0 0 1-- O WSH C. Fischer M. Harder -2% 74% Strikeout
b2 2-0 1 1-- O WSH B. Myer M. Harder -1% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B; Spencer to 2B
b2 2-0 2 -2- WSH S. Rice M. Harder 1% 74% Single to SS; Spencer to 3B
b2 2-0 2 1-3 O WSH H. Manush M. Harder -4% 70% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 7-8-9
t3 0-2 0 --- CLE L. Sewell C. Fischer -4% 66% Single to LF
t3 0-2 0 1-- O CLE E. Montague C. Fischer 4% 70% Strikeout
t3 0-2 1 1-- O CLE M. Harder C. Fischer 3% 73% Strikeout
t3 0-2 2 1-- O CLE B. Seeds C. Fischer 3% 75% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Mel Harder facing 4-5-6
b3 2-0 0 --- O WSH J. Cronin M. Harder -2% 74% Strikeout Looking
b3 2-0 1 --- WSH S. West M. Harder 2% 75% Walk
b3 2-0 1 1-- WSH J. Kuhel M. Harder 2% 78% Single to RF; West to 2B
b3 2-0 1 12- O WSH O. Bluege M. Harder -2% 76% Groundout: SS-1B; West to 3B; Kuhel to 2B
b3 2-0 2 -23 WSH R. Spencer M. Harder 1% 77% Intentional Walk
b3 2-0 2 123 O WSH C. Fischer M. Harder -5% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 2-3-4
t4 0-2 0 --- CLE J. Burnett C. Fischer -4% 67% Single to RF
t4 0-2 0 1-- CLE E. Averill C. Fischer -2% 65% Wild Pitch; Burnett to 2B
t4 0-2 0 -2- R CLE E. Averill C. Fischer -8% 57% Single to CF; Burnett Scores
t4 1-2 0 1-- O CLE E. Morgan C. Fischer 4% 61% Flyball: RF
t4 1-2 1 1-- O CLE J. Vosmik C. Fischer 3% 64% Flyball: CF; Averill to 2B
t4 1-2 2 -2- O CLE W. Kamm C. Fischer 4% 68% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-1, Indians' Mel Harder facing 1-2-3
b4 2-1 0 --- O WSH B. Myer M. Harder -2% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 2-1 1 --- WSH S. Rice M. Harder 2% 68% Single to 2B
b4 2-1 1 1-- WSH H. Manush M. Harder 2% 70% Rice Steals 2B
b4 2-1 1 -2- O WSH H. Manush M. Harder -3% 67% Groundout: 1B-P; Rice to 3B
b4 2-1 2 --3 WSH J. Cronin M. Harder 1% 68% Walk
b4 2-1 2 1-3 WSH S. West M. Harder 1% 69% Cronin Steals 2B
b4 2-1 2 -23 RRR WSH S. West M. Harder 20% 89% Home Run; Rice Scores; Cronin Scores
b4 5-1 2 --- O WSH J. Kuhel M. Harder -0% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 7-8-9
t5 1-5 0 --- CLE L. Sewell C. Fischer -3% 85% Walk
t5 1-5 0 1-- O CLE E. Montague C. Fischer 3% 88% Flyball: CF
Wes Ferrell pinch hits for Mel Harder (P) batting 9th
t5 1-5 1 1-- O CLE W. Ferrell C. Fischer 2% 90% Strikeout
t5 1-5 2 1-- O CLE B. Seeds C. Fischer 2% 92% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Pete Appleton facing 7-8-9
Pete Appleton replaces Wes Ferrell (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b5 5-1 0 --- O WSH O. Bluege P. Appleton -1% 91% Strikeout
b5 5-1 1 --- WSH R. Spencer P. Appleton 1% 92% Single to 2B
b5 5-1 1 1-- O WSH C. Fischer P. Appleton -1% 91% Bunt Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b5 5-1 2 1-- O WSH B. Myer P. Appleton -1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 2-3-4
t6 1-5 0 --- CLE J. Burnett C. Fischer -3% 87% Walk
t6 1-5 0 1-- O CLE E. Averill C. Fischer 3% 90% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-5 1 1-- CLE E. Morgan C. Fischer -3% 87% Walk; Averill to 2B
t6 1-5 1 12- O CLE J. Vosmik C. Fischer 4% 91% Flyball: CF (Deep CF); Averill to 3B
t6 1-5 2 1-3 O CLE W. Kamm C. Fischer 4% 94% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Pete Appleton facing 2-3-4
b6 5-1 0 --- O WSH S. Rice P. Appleton -1% 94% Flyball: CF
b6 5-1 1 --- O WSH H. Manush P. Appleton -0% 93% Foul Flyball: C
b6 5-1 2 --- WSH J. Cronin P. Appleton 0% 94% Walk
b6 5-1 2 1-- O WSH S. West P. Appleton -1% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 7-8-9
t7 1-5 0 --- CLE L. Sewell C. Fischer -3% 90% Single to LF
t7 1-5 0 1-- O CLE E. Montague C. Fischer 3% 93% Groundout: RF-SS/Forceout at 2B
t7 1-5 1 1-- O CLE P. Appleton C. Fischer 2% 95% Strikeout
t7 1-5 2 1-- O CLE B. Seeds C. Fischer 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Pete Appleton facing 6-7-8
b7 5-1 0 --- O WSH J. Kuhel P. Appleton -0% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 5-1 1 --- WSH O. Bluege P. Appleton 1% 97% Double to LF
b7 5-1 1 -2- O WSH R. Spencer P. Appleton -1% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 5-1 2 -2- O WSH C. Fischer P. Appleton -1% 96% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 2-3-4
t8 1-5 0 --- CLE J. Burnett C. Fischer -3% 93% Walk
t8 1-5 0 1-- O CLE E. Averill C. Fischer 3% 96% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 1-5 1 1-- O CLE E. Morgan C. Fischer 2% 98% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t8 1-5 2 1-- CLE J. Vosmik C. Fischer -1% 96% Walk; Morgan to 2B
t8 1-5 2 12- O CLE W. Kamm C. Fischer 2% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Pete Appleton facing 1-2-3
b8 5-1 0 --- WSH B. Myer P. Appleton 1% 99% Triple to CF
b8 5-1 0 --3 RO WSH S. Rice P. Appleton 0% 99% Flyball: LF; Myer Scores
b8 6-1 1 --- WSH H. Manush P. Appleton 0% 99% Double to RF
b8 6-1 1 -2- O WSH J. Cronin P. Appleton -0% 99% Flyball: RF; Manush to 3B
b8 6-1 2 --3 O WSH S. West P. Appleton -0% 99% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 6.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-6, Senators' Carl Fischer facing 7-8-9
t9 1-6 0 --- O CLE L. Sewell C. Fischer 1% 100% Flyball: LF
t9 1-6 1 --- O CLE E. Montague C. Fischer 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
Moe Berg pinch hits for Pete Appleton (P) batting 9th
t9 1-6 2 --- O CLE M. Berg C. Fischer 0% 100% Foul Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 6.

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