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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
3
6
CLE
@DET
8
3
CLE
@DET
10
2
 
(8)
CHW
@SLB
5
4
PHA
@WSH
1
3
PHA
@WSH
2
8
BSN
@NYG
6
5
 
(10)
BRO
@PHI
6
4
 
(10)
STL
@PIT
2
6
STL
@PIT
9
8
Sunday, July 8, 1951,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 9,544, Time of Game: 2:10
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Athletics
2
29-48
 Lost 2 
7th, 19½ GB
at Senators
8
31-44
 Won 2 
6th, 16½ GB
W: Sid Hudson (3-5)
L: Carl Scheib (1-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  1  0    2  7  2
Senators        2  0  0   0  3  0   3  0  X    8  8  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Joost SS 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .269 .400 .470 .870 -0.038 0.88 0.025 -0.063 0.1 4 2
Wally Moses RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .169 .275 .213 .488 -0.098 0.93 0.000 -0.098 -1.2 4 0
Elmer Valo CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273 .390 .432 .822 -0.010 0.54 0.029 -0.039 -0.3 2 0
Gus Zernial LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .301 .376 .629 1.005 -0.066 0.71 0.003 -0.069 0.3 2 1 2B
Ferris Fain 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .347 .463 .484 .947 0.027 0.51 0.045 -0.018 0.0 4 0
   Joe Coleman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 .125 .133 .258 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Billy Hitchcock 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .253 .363 .310 .673 -0.103 0.74 0.000 -0.103 -1.5 2 3 GDP
Pete Suder 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .314 .302 .616 -0.070 0.68 0.000 -0.070 -0.9 4 3
Joe Astroth C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .209 .258 .264 .521 0.024 0.46 0.050 -0.026 0.2 1 0 2B
Carl Scheib P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .412 .444 .706 1.150 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Bob Hooper P 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .276 .300 .379 .679 0.110 0.99 0.110 0.000 1.0 0 1
   Johnny Kucab P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .300 .000 .300 -0.005 0.18 0.000 -0.005 -0.1 0 0
   Lou Limmer 1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .149 .250 .328 .578 -0.001 0.02 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 1 0
Team Totals 34 2 7 2 2 1 36 .206 .250 .265 .515 -0.230 0.67 0.262 -0.492 -2.6 24 10
2B: J Astroth (3, off S Hudson); G Zernial (18, off S Hudson).
TB: J Astroth 3; F Fain 2; G Zernial 2; E Valo; B Hooper.
GIDP: B Hitchcock (1).
RBI: B Hooper (3); G Zernial (60).
2-out RBI: G Zernial.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Hitchcock-P Suder-F Fain; E Joost-P Suder-F Fain.
E: J Kucab (1); E Valo (4).
Outfield Assists: G Zernial (C Kluttz at 3rd base).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 1 3 0 0 3 0 5 .274 .411 .396 .808 0.035 0.40 0.051 -0.016 0.9 1 1 HBP
Gil Coan LF 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 .325 .382 .525 .907 0.066 0.44 0.083 -0.016 1.6 2 0
Irv Noren CF 3 2 1 2 1 0 4 .319 .390 .500 .890 0.124 1.02 0.187 -0.063 2.0 3 0 3B
Mickey Vernon 1B 4 0 2 4 0 0 4 .261 .331 .402 .733 0.225 0.59 0.233 -0.008 2.9 11 2 3B
Sam Mele RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .252 .301 .348 .649 -0.010 0.48 0.042 -0.052 -0.4 3 0 2B
Pete Runnels SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .136 .174 .182 .356 -0.072 0.48 0.000 -0.072 -1.3 1 4
Cass Michaels 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .267 .335 .360 .695 -0.055 0.39 0.000 -0.055 -1.2 2 4 GDP
Clyde Kluttz C 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .278 .371 .315 .686 0.052 0.34 0.053 0.000 0.6 2 0
Sid Hudson P 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .300 .391 .300 .691 -0.094 0.58 0.000 -0.095 -1.2 2 3 GDP
Team Totals 29 8 8 6 8 1 38 .276 .447 .448 .896 0.271 0.52 0.649 -0.377 3.9 27 14
2B: S Mele (11, off B Hooper).
3B: M Vernon (4, off B Hooper); I Noren (5, off B Hooper).
HBP: E Yost (3, by C Scheib).
TB: M Vernon 4; I Noren 3; S Hudson 2; S Mele 2; C Kluttz; G Coan.
GIDP: S Hudson (2); C Michaels (9).
RBI: M Vernon 4 (33); I Noren 2 (51).
2-out RBI: I Noren 2; M Vernon.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Runnels-C Michaels-M Vernon.
E: P Runnels (4).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: I Noren (2nd base by J Kucab).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Carl Scheib, L (1-10) 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 5.36 2 41 -0.088 1.14 -1.0
Bob Hooper 5 6 3 3 3 1 0 4.76 21 2 2 -0.169 0.81 -1.5
Johnny Kucab 2 1 3 1 3 0 0 4.89 10 0 0 -0.015 0.06 -2.0
Joe Coleman 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 7.77 5 0 0 0.001 0.01 0.5
Team Totals 8 8 8 6 8 1 0 6.75 38 41 2 2 -0.271 0.52 -3.9
C Scheib faced 2 batters in the 1st inning.

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Sid Hudson, W (3-5) 9 7 2 2 2 1 0 5.52 36 64 0.228 0.67 2.6
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 1 0 2.00 36 64 0.228 0.67 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: B Hooper (2).
HBP: C Scheib (7; E Yost).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: J Kucab (0; I Noren, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Joe Paparella, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 9,544.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Washington Senators
1 Eddie Joost SS 1 Eddie Yost 3B
2 Wally Moses RF 2 Gil Coan LF
3 Elmer Valo CF 3 Irv Noren CF
4 Gus Zernial LF 4 Mickey Vernon 1B
5 Ferris Fain 1B 5 Sam Mele RF
6 Billy Hitchcock 3B 6 Pete Runnels SS
7 Pete Suder 2B 7 Cass Michaels 2B
8 Joe Astroth C 8 Clyde Kluttz C
9 Carl Scheib P 9 Sid Hudson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 1 12- RR WSH M. Vernon B. Hooper 18% 77% Triple to CF; Coan Scores; Yost Scores
b5 2-1 2 12- RR WSH I. Noren B. Hooper 18% 88% Triple to RF; Coan Scores; Yost Scores
t5 0-2 1 -2- R PHA B. Hooper S. Hudson -10% 64% Single to LF; Astroth Scores
b5 2-1 0 1-- OO WSH S. Hudson B. Hooper -7% 67% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t6 1-5 1 12- OO PHA B. Hitchcock S. Hudson 6% 95% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O PHA E. Joost S. Hudson 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O PHA W. Moses S. Hudson 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O PHA E. Valo S. Hudson 1% 55% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Carl Scheib facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- WSH E. Yost C. Scheib 3% 58% Hit By Pitch
b1 0-0 0 1-- WSH G. Coan C. Scheib 5% 64% Walk; Yost to 2B
Bob Hooper replaces Carl Scheib pitching and batting 9th
b1 0-0 0 12- O WSH I. Noren B. Hooper -5% 59% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 12- RR WSH M. Vernon B. Hooper 18% 77% Triple to CF; Coan Scores; Yost Scores
b1 2-0 1 --3 O WSH S. Mele B. Hooper -4% 73% Flyball: SS
b1 2-0 2 --3 O WSH P. Runnels B. Hooper -3% 70% Flyball: SS
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- O PHA G. Zernial S. Hudson 2% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-2 1 --- O PHA F. Fain S. Hudson 2% 74% Flyball: LF
t2 0-2 2 --- O PHA B. Hitchcock S. Hudson 1% 75% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Bob Hooper facing 7-8-9
b2 2-0 0 --- O WSH C. Michaels B. Hooper -2% 73% Flyball: RF
b2 2-0 1 --- WSH C. Kluttz B. Hooper 2% 75% Walk
b2 2-0 1 1-- O WSH S. Hudson B. Hooper -2% 73% Single to LF; Kluttz out at 3B/LF-3B
b2 2-0 2 1-- O WSH E. Yost B. Hooper -2% 71% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 7-8-9
t3 0-2 0 --- O PHA P. Suder S. Hudson 2% 74% Flyball: 1B
t3 0-2 1 --- O PHA J. Astroth S. Hudson 2% 76% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-2 2 --- PHA B. Hooper S. Hudson -1% 74% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t3 0-2 2 1-- PHA E. Joost S. Hudson -2% 72% Walk; Hooper to 2B
t3 0-2 2 12- O PHA W. Moses S. Hudson 5% 77% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Bob Hooper facing 2-3-4
b3 2-0 0 --- O WSH G. Coan B. Hooper -2% 75% Flyball: LF
b3 2-0 1 --- O WSH I. Noren B. Hooper -1% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 2-0 2 --- O WSH M. Vernon B. Hooper -1% 73% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- O PHA E. Valo S. Hudson 3% 76% Flyball: LF
t4 0-2 1 --- O PHA G. Zernial S. Hudson 2% 78% Flyball: CF
t4 0-2 2 --- PHA F. Fain S. Hudson -1% 76% Single to CF
t4 0-2 2 1-- O PHA B. Hitchcock S. Hudson 3% 79% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Bob Hooper facing 5-6-7
b4 2-0 0 --- WSH S. Mele B. Hooper 4% 83% Double to RF
b4 2-0 0 -2- O WSH P. Runnels B. Hooper -4% 79% Fielder's Choice ; Mele out at 3B/P-3B
b4 2-0 1 1-- OO WSH C. Michaels B. Hooper -4% 75% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 7-8-9
t5 0-2 0 --- O PHA P. Suder S. Hudson 3% 78% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 0-2 1 --- PHA J. Astroth S. Hudson -5% 73% Double (LF-CF)
t5 0-2 1 -2- R PHA B. Hooper S. Hudson -10% 64% Single to LF; Astroth Scores
t5 1-2 1 1-- O PHA E. Joost S. Hudson 4% 68% Flyball: CF
t5 1-2 2 1-- O PHA W. Moses S. Hudson 3% 71% Flyball: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-1, Athletics' Bob Hooper facing 8-9-1
b5 2-1 0 --- WSH C. Kluttz B. Hooper 3% 74% Single to CF
b5 2-1 0 1-- OO WSH S. Hudson B. Hooper -7% 67% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b5 2-1 2 --- WSH E. Yost B. Hooper 1% 68% Walk
b5 2-1 2 1-- WSH G. Coan B. Hooper 2% 70% Walk; Yost to 2B
b5 2-1 2 12- RR WSH I. Noren B. Hooper 18% 88% Triple to RF; Coan Scores; Yost Scores
b5 4-1 2 --3 R WSH M. Vernon B. Hooper 4% 93% Single to CF; Noren Scores
b5 5-1 2 1-- WSH S. Mele B. Hooper 0% 93% Wild Pitch; Vernon to 2B
b5 5-1 2 -2- O WSH S. Mele B. Hooper -1% 92% Strikeout
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 3-4-5
t6 1-5 0 --- PHA E. Valo S. Hudson -3% 89% Single to 2B
t6 1-5 0 1-- O PHA G. Zernial S. Hudson 3% 92% Flyball: CF
t6 1-5 1 1-- PHA F. Fain S. Hudson -3% 89% Single to LF; Valo to 2B
t6 1-5 1 12- OO PHA B. Hitchcock S. Hudson 6% 95% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Athletics' Johnny Kucab facing 6-7-8
Johnny Kucab replaces Bob Hooper pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-1 0 --- O WSH P. Runnels J. Kucab -0% 95% Lineout: CF
b6 5-1 1 --- O WSH C. Michaels J. Kucab -0% 94% Flyball: RF
b6 5-1 2 --- WSH C. Kluttz J. Kucab 0% 95% Walk
b6 5-1 2 1-- O WSH S. Hudson J. Kucab -0% 94% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 5.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-5, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 7-8-9
t7 1-5 0 --- O PHA P. Suder S. Hudson 2% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-5 1 --- O PHA J. Astroth S. Hudson 1% 97% Foul Flyball: C
t7 1-5 2 --- O PHA J. Kucab S. Hudson 0% 97% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-1, Athletics' Johnny Kucab facing 1-2-3
b7 5-1 0 --- WSH E. Yost J. Kucab 0% 98% Walk
b7 5-1 0 1-- WSH G. Coan J. Kucab 1% 98% Single to RF; Yost to 2B
b7 5-1 0 12- WSH I. Noren J. Kucab 1% 99% Walk; Yost to 3B; Coan to 2B
b7 5-1 0 123 RO WSH M. Vernon J. Kucab 0% 99% Flyball: CF; Noren to 2B/Adv on E8; Coan to 3B; Yost Scores
b7 6-1 1 -23 RR WSH S. Mele J. Kucab 1% 100% Noren Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Noren Scores/unER; Coan Scores/unER
b7 8-1 1 --- O WSH S. Mele J. Kucab -0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 8-1 2 --- O WSH P. Runnels J. Kucab -0% 100% Flyball: RF
3 runs, 1 hit, 2 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 8.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 1-2-3
t8 1-8 0 --- PHA E. Joost S. Hudson -0% 99% Walk
t8 1-8 0 1-- O PHA W. Moses S. Hudson 0% 100% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 1-8 1 1-- O PHA E. Valo S. Hudson 0% 100% Flyball: RF
t8 1-8 2 1-- R PHA G. Zernial S. Hudson -0% 100% Double to LF; Moses Scores
t8 2-8 2 -2- O PHA F. Fain S. Hudson 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 8-2, Athletics' Joe Coleman facing 7-8-9
Joe Coleman replaces Ferris Fain (1B) pitching and batting 5th
Lou Limmer replaces Johnny Kucab (P) playing 1B batting 9th
b8 8-2 0 --- O WSH C. Michaels J. Coleman -0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 8-2 1 --- O WSH C. Kluttz J. Coleman -0% 100% Flyball: SS
b8 8-2 2 --- WSH S. Hudson J. Coleman 0% 100% Single to CF
b8 8-2 2 1-- WSH E. Yost J. Coleman 0% 100% Walk; Hudson to 2B
b8 8-2 2 12- O WSH G. Coan J. Coleman -0% 100% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 8.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-8, Senators' Sid Hudson facing 6-7-8
t9 2-8 0 --- O PHA B. Hitchcock S. Hudson 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 2-8 1 --- O PHA P. Suder S. Hudson 0% 100% Flyball: RF
t9 2-8 2 --- PHA J. Astroth S. Hudson -0% 100% Single to LF
t9 2-8 2 1-- O PHA L. Limmer S. Hudson 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 8.

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