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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
0
6
SLB
@BOS
5
2
DET
@NYY
0
5
DET
@NYY
2
0
CHW
@PHA
8
9
 
(10)
CHW
@PHA
3
2
CLE
@WSH
3
4
 
(10)
CLE
@WSH
0
1
BSN
@CHC
5
2
BRO
@CIN
12
4
NYG
@PIT
7
3
NYG
@PIT
8
3
PHI
@STL
2
12
Friday, August 17, 1934,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:46
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Indians
3
58-50
 Lost 1 
3rd, 14 GB
at Senators
4
50-59
 Won 1 
5th, 21½ GB
W: Earl Whitehill (11-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Indians         0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0    3 11  0
Senators        0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  2   1    4 14  0
Winning Run scored with 1 out

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Milt Galatzer RF 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .389 .421 .444 .865 -0.052 0.96 0.047 -0.099 -0.6 1 0
Bill Knickerbocker SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .328 .358 .429 .787 -0.059 0.66 0.024 -0.083 -1.0 2 2 GDP
Earl Averill CF 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .312 .417 .540 .958 -0.053 1.15 0.054 -0.107 -0.1 5 0
Hal Trosky 1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .338 .395 .619 1.014 -0.031 1.20 0.089 -0.119 -0.7 10 0 GDP
Odell Hale 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .325 .384 .534 .917 -0.072 1.29 0.050 -0.123 -0.4 3 3
Willie Kamm 3B 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .309 .409 .388 .798 0.043 1.37 0.131 -0.088 1.0 2 4
Bob Seeds LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .242 .325 .298 .623 -0.180 1.54 0.000 -0.180 -2.1 4 0
Moe Berg C 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .282 .327 .359 .686 0.126 0.91 0.136 -0.010 1.5 1 0 3B,2B
   Frankie Pytlak PR-C 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .354 .338 .693 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Oral Hildebrand P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .186 .213 .220 .433 0.007 0.85 0.103 -0.096 -0.1 0 0 2B
Team Totals 39 3 11 3 3 1 42 .282 .333 .385 .718 -0.271 1.10 0.634 -0.905 -2.5 28 9
2B: O Hildebrand (2, off E Whitehill); M Berg (6, off E Whitehill).
3B: M Berg (1, off E Whitehill).
TB: M Berg 5; W Kamm 2; O Hildebrand 2; O Hale 2; B Knickerbocker; H Trosky; E Averill; M Galatzer.
GIDP: B Knickerbocker (); H Trosky ().
RBI: M Galatzer (2); O Hildebrand (8); M Berg (8).
2-out RBI: O Hildebrand.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 12.

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Fred Schulte CF 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .301 .374 .395 .769 0.227 1.89 0.279 -0.052 0.7 4 0
Pete Susko 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .245 .310 .340 .650 -0.210 1.61 0.000 -0.210 -1.3 13 0
Heinie Manush LF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .378 .423 .580 1.002 -0.152 1.63 0.041 -0.193 -0.8 4 0
Joe Cronin SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .283 .351 .430 .781 -0.200 1.54 0.000 -0.200 -1.2 3 5
Cecil Travis 3B 4 1 3 0 1 0 5 .336 .370 .427 .798 0.115 1.18 0.141 -0.026 0.5 2 5
Buddy Myer 2B 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .303 .420 .419 .838 0.097 1.94 0.216 -0.119 0.8 1 6
Cliff Bolton C 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .302 .351 .358 .709 0.288 2.21 0.410 -0.122 1.0 2 0 2B
Dave Harris RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .238 .341 .338 .678 0.148 1.75 0.247 -0.098 0.3 1 0 2B
Earl Whitehill P 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .182 .299 .242 .541 -0.083 1.83 0.018 -0.101 -0.5 0 2 SH
Team Totals 41 4 14 4 1 1 43 .341 .357 .390 .747 0.230 1.73 1.352 -1.121 -0.6 30 18
2B: C Bolton (3, off O Hildebrand); D Harris (9, off O Hildebrand).
SH: E Whitehill (4, off O Hildebrand).
TB: C Bolton 4; F Schulte 3; C Travis 3; D Harris 2; B Myer 2; E Whitehill; H Manush.
RBI: F Schulte (62); D Harris (26); C Bolton (5); B Myer (45).
2-out RBI: B Myer.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 4 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Myer-J Cronin-P Susko 2.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Oral Hildebrand, L (9-7) 9.1 14 4 4 1 1 0 4.34 43 44 -0.230 1.73 0.6
Team Totals 9.1 14 4 4 1 1 0 3.86 43 44 -0.230 1.73 0.6

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Earl Whitehill, W (11-9) 10 11 3 3 3 1 0 4.75 42 56 0.270 1.10 2.5
Team Totals 10 11 3 3 3 1 0 2.70 42 56 0.270 1.10 2.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:46.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Milt Galatzer RF 1 Fred Schulte CF
2 Bill Knickerbocker SS 2 Pete Susko 1B
3 Earl Averill CF 3 Heinie Manush LF
4 Hal Trosky 1B 4 Joe Cronin SS
5 Odell Hale 2B 5 Cecil Travis 3B
6 Willie Kamm 3B 6 Buddy Myer 2B
7 Bob Seeds LF 7 Cliff Bolton C
8 Moe Berg C 8 Dave Harris RF
9 Oral Hildebrand P 9 Earl Whitehill P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b10 3-3 1 12- R WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand 28% 100% Single to CF; Myer to 2B; Travis Scores
b9 1-3 0 -2- R WSH D. Harris O. Hildebrand 25% 46% Double; Bolton Scores
b9 2-3 1 --3 R WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand 22% 64% Single to LF; Harris Scores
b6 0-2 2 12- R WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand 14% 41% Single to CF; Travis to 3B; Manush Scores
b9 1-3 0 --- WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand 11% 22% Double to LF

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' Earl Whitehill facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE M. Galatzer E. Whitehill 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- CLE B. Knickerbocker E. Whitehill -2% 50% Single to LF
t1 0-0 1 1-- CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill -3% 46% Walk; Knickerbocker to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- OO CLE H. Trosky E. Whitehill 9% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand 3% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O WSH P. Susko O. Hildebrand -3% 55% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O WSH H. Manush O. Hildebrand -3% 52% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O WSH J. Cronin O. Hildebrand -2% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE O. Hale E. Whitehill -4% 46% Single to LF
t2 0-0 0 1-- CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -9% 38% Single to LF; Hale to 3B
t2 0-0 0 1-3 O CLE B. Seeds E. Whitehill 6% 43% Flyball: CF (Short CF)
t2 0-0 1 1-3 RO CLE M. Berg E. Whitehill -1% 43% Flyball: CF; Hale Scores
t2 1-0 2 1-- R CLE O. Hildebrand E. Whitehill -10% 32% Double (CF-RF); Kamm Scores
t2 2-0 2 -2- O CLE M. Galatzer E. Whitehill 3% 35% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 5-6-7
b2 0-2 0 --- O WSH C. Travis O. Hildebrand -3% 33% Lineout: LF
b2 0-2 1 --- O WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand -2% 31% Foul Flyball: 3B
b2 0-2 2 --- WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand 1% 32% Single to CF
b2 0-2 2 1-- O WSH D. Harris O. Hildebrand -3% 30% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 2-3-4
t3 2-0 0 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker E. Whitehill 2% 32% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill -2% 30% Single to RF
t3 2-0 1 1-- CLE H. Trosky E. Whitehill -3% 27% Walk; Averill to 2B
t3 2-0 1 12- O CLE O. Hale E. Whitehill 4% 30% Popfly: 1B
t3 2-0 2 12- CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -2% 28% Walk; Averill to 3B; Trosky to 2B
t3 2-0 2 123 O CLE B. Seeds E. Whitehill 6% 34% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 9-1-2
b3 0-2 0 --- O WSH E. Whitehill O. Hildebrand -3% 31% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-2 1 --- O WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand -2% 29% Flyball: CF
b3 0-2 2 --- O WSH P. Susko O. Hildebrand -1% 28% Flyball: 2B (Short CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 8-9-1
t4 2-0 0 --- CLE M. Berg E. Whitehill -5% 23% Double to LF
t4 2-0 0 -2- O CLE O. Hildebrand E. Whitehill 3% 27% Fielder's Choice P; Berg out at 3B/P-SS-3B-C; Hildebrand to 2B
t4 2-0 1 -2- O CLE M. Galatzer E. Whitehill 3% 29% Popfly: 3B
t4 2-0 2 -2- O CLE B. Knickerbocker E. Whitehill 3% 32% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 3-4-5
b4 0-2 0 --- O WSH H. Manush O. Hildebrand -3% 29% Strikeout
b4 0-2 1 --- O WSH J. Cronin O. Hildebrand -2% 27% Popfly: 2B
b4 0-2 2 --- WSH C. Travis O. Hildebrand 2% 29% Single to LF
b4 0-2 2 1-- O WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand -3% 26% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 3-4-5
t5 2-0 0 --- O CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 2% 28% Groundout: P-1B
t5 2-0 1 --- O CLE H. Trosky E. Whitehill 1% 29% Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
t5 2-0 2 --- O CLE O. Hale E. Whitehill 1% 30% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 7-8-9
b5 0-2 0 --- O WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand -3% 27% Flyball: CF
b5 0-2 1 --- O WSH D. Harris O. Hildebrand -2% 25% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-2 2 --- WSH E. Whitehill O. Hildebrand 2% 26% Single (Short LF)
b5 0-2 2 1-- O WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand -3% 23% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 6-7-8
t6 2-0 0 --- O CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill 2% 25% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 2-0 1 --- O CLE B. Seeds E. Whitehill 1% 26% Flyball: LF
t6 2-0 2 --- O CLE M. Berg E. Whitehill 1% 27% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 2-3-4
b6 0-2 0 --- O WSH P. Susko O. Hildebrand -4% 24% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 0-2 1 --- WSH H. Manush O. Hildebrand 4% 28% Single to RF
b6 0-2 1 1-- O WSH J. Cronin O. Hildebrand -5% 23% Popfly: SS
b6 0-2 2 1-- WSH C. Travis O. Hildebrand 3% 26% Single to LF; Manush to 2B
b6 0-2 2 12- R WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand 14% 41% Single to CF; Travis to 3B; Manush Scores
b6 1-2 2 1-3 O WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand -9% 32% Lineout: SS
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 9-1-2
t7 2-1 0 --- O CLE O. Hildebrand E. Whitehill 3% 34% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 2-1 1 --- O CLE M. Galatzer E. Whitehill 2% 36% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 2-1 2 --- O CLE B. Knickerbocker E. Whitehill 1% 38% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 8-9-1
b7 1-2 0 --- O WSH D. Harris O. Hildebrand -5% 33% Flyball: LF (Short LF)
b7 1-2 1 --- O WSH E. Whitehill O. Hildebrand -4% 29% Flyball: CF
b7 1-2 2 --- WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand 3% 32% Single to LF
b7 1-2 2 1-- O WSH P. Susko O. Hildebrand -5% 27% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 3-4-5
t8 2-1 0 --- O CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 3% 29% Strikeout
t8 2-1 1 --- O CLE H. Trosky E. Whitehill 2% 31% Flyball: LF
t8 2-1 2 --- CLE O. Hale E. Whitehill -1% 30% Single to LF
t8 2-1 2 1-- CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill -2% 28% Single to RF; Hale to 2B
t8 2-1 2 12- O CLE B. Seeds E. Whitehill 5% 32% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 3-4-5
b8 1-2 0 --- O WSH H. Manush O. Hildebrand -7% 26% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 1-2 1 --- O WSH J. Cronin O. Hildebrand -5% 21% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 1-2 2 --- WSH C. Travis O. Hildebrand 4% 25% Walk
b8 1-2 2 1-- O WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand -7% 17% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 8-9-1
t9 2-1 0 --- CLE M. Berg E. Whitehill -8% 9% Triple (CF-RF)
t9 2-1 0 --3 O CLE O. Hildebrand E. Whitehill 3% 13% Popfly: 1B
Frankie Pytlak pinch runs for Moe Berg (C) batting 8th
t9 2-1 1 --3 R CLE M. Galatzer E. Whitehill -5% 8% Single to LF; Pytlak Scores
t9 3-1 1 1-- OO CLE B. Knickerbocker E. Whitehill 2% 10% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 7-8-9
Frankie Pytlak moves from PR to C
b9 1-3 0 --- WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand 11% 22% Double to LF
b9 1-3 0 -2- R WSH D. Harris O. Hildebrand 25% 46% Double; Bolton Scores
b9 2-3 0 -2- O WSH E. Whitehill O. Hildebrand -4% 43% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Harris to 3B
b9 2-3 1 --3 R WSH F. Schulte O. Hildebrand 22% 64% Single to LF; Harris Scores
b9 3-3 1 1-- O WSH P. Susko O. Hildebrand -7% 57% Flyball: LF
b9 3-3 2 1-- O WSH H. Manush O. Hildebrand -7% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 3.
Top of the 10th, Indians Batting, Tied 3-3, Senators' Earl Whitehill facing 3-4-5
t10 3-3 0 --- O CLE E. Averill E. Whitehill 6% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
t10 3-3 1 --- CLE H. Trosky E. Whitehill -6% 50% Single to CF
t10 3-3 1 1-- O CLE O. Hale E. Whitehill 8% 58% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t10 3-3 2 1-- O CLE W. Kamm E. Whitehill 7% 65% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 10th, Senators Batting, Tied 3-3, Indians' Oral Hildebrand facing 4-5-6
b10 3-3 0 --- O WSH J. Cronin O. Hildebrand -6% 59% Groundout: 3B-1B
b10 3-3 1 --- WSH C. Travis O. Hildebrand 6% 64% Single to CF
b10 3-3 1 1-- WSH B. Myer O. Hildebrand 7% 72% Single to CF; Travis to 2B
b10 3-3 1 12- R WSH C. Bolton O. Hildebrand 28% 100% Single to CF; Myer to 2B; Travis Scores
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 4.

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