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Standings
CHW
@BOS
3
7
CLE
@NYY
7
8
 
(10)
CLE
@NYY
4
7
DET
@WSH
9
0
BSN
@CHC
2
3
 
(13)
BRO
@CIN
5
3
PHI
@PIT
8
7
NYG
@STL
8
7
 
(10)
Wednesday, July 16, 1952,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 4,088, Time of Game: 2:09
Tigers
9
27-56
 Won 1 
8th, 24 GB
at Senators
0
44-39
 Lost 1 
5th, 7 GB
W: Bill Wight (5-4)
L: Don Johnson (0-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          4  0  0   1  1  0   1  0  2    9 14  0
Senators        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  2

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Groth CF 5 1 3 1 1 0 .287 .712 0.065 0.26 0.076 -0.011 1.2 2 0 2B
Al Federoff 2B 3 1 0 0 2 0 .200 .585 0.018 0.38 0.033 -0.015 -1.1 3 7 SH
Fred Hatfield 3B 6 0 0 0 0 1 .217 .579 -0.078 0.48 0.000 -0.078 -2.1 0 3
Vic Wertz RF 5 1 1 1 0 0 .237 .839 0.108 0.54 0.128 -0.020 0.4 1 0
Walt Dropo 1B 4 3 2 1 1 0 .298 .830 0.083 0.44 0.092 -0.008 1.3 15 0
Don Lenhardt LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 .249 .782 -0.056 0.40 0.005 -0.061 -0.3 3 0
Joe Ginsberg C 4 1 2 1 1 1 .188 .577 0.074 0.34 0.080 -0.007 0.8 3 0 2B
Neil Berry SS 5 2 3 3 0 0 .247 .603 0.114 0.33 0.114 0.000 4.0 0 6 2B
Bill Wight P 5 0 2 2 0 0 .233 .558 0.010 0.27 0.033 -0.023 0.7 0 1 2B
Team Totals 42 9 14 9 5 3 .333 .833 0.338 0.38 0.561 -0.223 5.0 27 17
2B: J Groth (15, off D Johnson); J Ginsberg (7, off J Haynes); N Berry (2, off J Haynes); B Wight (2, off J Haynes).
SH: A Federoff (1, off J Haynes).
TB: J Groth 4; N Berry 4; J Ginsberg 3; B Wight 3; W Dropo 2; D Lenhardt; V Wertz.
RBI: N Berry 3 (8); B Wight 2 (5); J Groth (25); V Wertz (48); W Dropo (57); J Ginsberg (19).
2-out RBI: N Berry 2; J Ginsberg.
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 8 for 24.
Fielding
DP: 2. N Berry-A Federoff-W Dropo 2.

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 .199 .659 0.016 0.31 0.030 -0.014 0.4 2 4
Jim Busby CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .190 .446 -0.038 0.41 0.000 -0.038 -1.0 1 0
Jackie Jensen RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .307 .809 -0.039 0.29 0.003 -0.041 -0.8 1 0 2·GDP
Ken Wood LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .198 .638 -0.019 0.38 0.005 -0.025 -0.1 2 0
Pete Runnels SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .275 .695 -0.005 0.31 0.012 -0.017 -0.2 4 1 2B
Mickey Vernon 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .758 -0.021 0.28 0.000 -0.021 -0.8 10 1
Jerry Snyder 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .220 -0.027 0.36 0.000 -0.027 -0.8 3 4
Mickey Grasso C 3 0 0 0 0 1 .218 .540 -0.018 0.25 0.000 -0.018 -0.5 4 0
Don Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Joe Haynes P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .091 .258 -0.010 0.14 0.000 -0.010 -0.3 0 1
Team Totals 29 0 4 0 1 3 .138 .339 -0.161 0.31 0.050 -0.211 -4.0 27 11
2B: P Runnels (7, off B Wight).
TB: P Runnels 2; E Yost 2; K Wood.
GIDP: J Jensen 2 (9).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
E: E Yost 2 (13).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Wight, W (5-4) 9 4 0 0 1 3 0 3.05 30 81 0.162 0.31 4.0
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 1 3 0 0.00 30 81 0.162 0.31 4.0

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Johnson, L (0-3) 1 5 4 4 1 2 0 5.95 9 28 -0.327 1.37 -3.5
Joe Haynes 8 9 5 4 4 1 0 3.29 39 0 0 -0.012 0.15 -1.4
Team Totals 9 14 9 8 5 3 0 8.00 48 28 0 0 -0.339 0.38 -5.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Eddie Hurley, 2B - Hank Soar, 3B - Grover Froese.
Time of Game: 2:09.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Washington Senators
1 Johnny Groth CF 1 Eddie Yost 3B
2 Al Federoff 2B 2 Jim Busby CF
3 Fred Hatfield 3B 3 Jackie Jensen RF
4 Vic Wertz RF 4 Ken Wood LF
5 Walt Dropo 1B 5 Pete Runnels SS
6 Don Lenhardt LF 6 Mickey Vernon 1B
7 Joe Ginsberg C 7 Jerry Snyder 2B
8 Neil Berry SS 8 Mickey Grasso C
9 Bill Wight P 9 Don Johnson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 0-0 1 12- R DET V. Wertz D. Johnson 13% 67% Single to LF; Federoff to 3B; Groth Scores
t1 1-0 1 1-3 R DET W. Dropo D. Johnson 9% 75% Single to CF; Wertz to 3B; Federoff Scores
t1 2-0 2 1-3 R DET J. Ginsberg D. Johnson 8% 78% Single to LF; Dropo to 2B; Wertz Scores
t1 3-0 2 12- R DET N. Berry D. Johnson 7% 84% Single to RF; Ginsberg to 2B; Dropo Scores
t1 0-0 0 --- DET J. Groth D. Johnson 6% 56% 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, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Don Johnson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- DET J. Groth D. Johnson 6% 56% Double to LF
t1 0-0 0 -2- DET A. Federoff D. Johnson 3% 59% Walk
t1 0-0 0 12- O DET F. Hatfield D. Johnson -5% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 12- R DET V. Wertz D. Johnson 13% 67% Single to LF; Federoff to 3B; Groth Scores
t1 1-0 1 1-3 R DET W. Dropo D. Johnson 9% 75% Single to CF; Wertz to 3B; Federoff Scores
t1 2-0 1 1-3 O DET D. Lenhardt D. Johnson -5% 70% Strikeout Looking
t1 2-0 2 1-3 R DET J. Ginsberg D. Johnson 8% 78% Single to LF; Dropo to 2B; Wertz Scores
t1 3-0 2 12- R DET N. Berry D. Johnson 7% 84% Single to RF; Ginsberg to 2B; Dropo Scores
t1 4-0 2 12- O DET B. Wight D. Johnson -2% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Behind 0-4, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b1 0-4 0 --- WSH E. Yost B. Wight -3% 80% Single to 2B
b1 0-4 0 1-- O WSH J. Busby B. Wight 3% 82% Strikeout
b1 0-4 1 1-- OO WSH J. Jensen B. Wight 4% 86% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 4-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 1-2-3
Joe Haynes replaces Don Johnson pitching and batting 9th
t2 4-0 0 --- DET J. Groth J. Haynes 1% 88% Single to CF
t2 4-0 0 1-- O DET A. Federoff J. Haynes -1% 87% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Groth to 2B
t2 4-0 1 -2- O DET F. Hatfield J. Haynes -1% 86% Groundout: P-1B
t2 4-0 2 -2- O DET V. Wertz J. Haynes -1% 84% Fielder's Choice 3B; Groth out at 3B/3B-C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-4, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 4-5-6
b2 0-4 0 --- O WSH K. Wood B. Wight 2% 86% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-4 1 --- O WSH P. Runnels B. Wight 1% 87% Groundout: P-1B
b2 0-4 2 --- O WSH M. Vernon B. Wight 1% 88% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 4-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 5-6-7
t3 4-0 0 --- O DET W. Dropo J. Haynes -1% 87% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t3 4-0 1 --- O DET D. Lenhardt J. Haynes -1% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 4-0 2 --- O DET J. Ginsberg J. Haynes -0% 86% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-4, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 7-8-9
b3 0-4 0 --- O WSH J. Snyder B. Wight 2% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 0-4 1 --- O WSH M. Grasso B. Wight 1% 89% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-4 2 --- O WSH J. Haynes B. Wight 1% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 0.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 4-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 8-9-1
t4 4-0 0 --- DET N. Berry J. Haynes 2% 92% Double to LF
t4 4-0 0 -2- R DET B. Wight J. Haynes 3% 95% Double to CF; Berry Scores
t4 5-0 0 -2- O DET J. Groth J. Haynes -1% 94% Popfly: 1B
t4 5-0 1 -2- O DET A. Federoff J. Haynes -1% 93% Flyball: LF
t4 5-0 2 -2- O DET F. Hatfield J. Haynes -1% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-5, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b4 0-5 0 --- O WSH E. Yost B. Wight 1% 94% Popfly: 2B
b4 0-5 1 --- O WSH J. Busby B. Wight 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-5 2 --- O WSH J. Jensen B. Wight 0% 95% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 5, Senators 0.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 4-5-6
t5 5-0 0 --- O DET V. Wertz J. Haynes -0% 94% Foul Flyball: 3B
t5 5-0 1 --- DET W. Dropo J. Haynes 0% 95% Single to CF
t5 5-0 1 1-- O DET D. Lenhardt J. Haynes -0% 94% Popfly: 2B
t5 5-0 2 1-- DET J. Ginsberg J. Haynes 0% 95% Walk; Dropo to 2B
t5 5-0 2 12- R DET N. Berry J. Haynes 2% 97% Single to CF; Ginsberg to 2B; Dropo Scores
t5 6-0 2 12- O DET B. Wight J. Haynes -0% 97% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 6, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 4-5-6
b5 0-6 0 --- O WSH K. Wood B. Wight 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-6 1 --- WSH P. Runnels B. Wight -1% 96% Double to LF
b5 0-6 1 -2- O WSH M. Vernon B. Wight 1% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B; Runnels to 3B
b5 0-6 2 --3 O WSH J. Snyder B. Wight 1% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 6, Senators 0.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 1-2-3
t6 6-0 0 --- O DET J. Groth J. Haynes -0% 98% Popfly: SS
t6 6-0 1 --- DET A. Federoff J. Haynes 0% 98% Walk
t6 6-0 1 1-- O DET F. Hatfield J. Haynes -0% 98% Popfly: 2B
t6 6-0 2 1-- O DET V. Wertz J. Haynes -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 6, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 8-9-1
b6 0-6 0 --- O WSH M. Grasso B. Wight 1% 98% Strikeout
b6 0-6 1 --- O WSH J. Haynes B. Wight 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 0-6 2 --- O WSH E. Yost B. Wight 0% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 6, Senators 0.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 5-6-7
t7 6-0 0 --- DET W. Dropo J. Haynes 0% 99% Walk
t7 6-0 0 1-- DET D. Lenhardt J. Haynes 0% 99% Single to CF; Dropo to 3B
t7 6-0 0 1-3 O DET J. Ginsberg J. Haynes -0% 99% Strikeout
t7 6-0 1 1-3 R DET N. Berry J. Haynes 0% 99% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball); Lenhardt to 2B; Dropo Scores
t7 7-0 1 12- O DET B. Wight J. Haynes -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-SS-1B; Berry to 2B; Lenhardt to 3B
t7 7-0 2 -23 DET J. Groth J. Haynes 0% 99% Walk
t7 7-0 2 123 O DET A. Federoff J. Haynes -0% 99% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. Tigers 7, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-7, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 2-3-4
b7 0-7 0 --- O WSH J. Busby B. Wight 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 0-7 1 --- WSH J. Jensen B. Wight -0% 99% Walk
b7 0-7 1 1-- WSH K. Wood B. Wight -1% 99% Single to 3B; Jensen to 2B
b7 0-7 1 12- O WSH P. Runnels B. Wight 1% 99% Flyball: LF
b7 0-7 2 12- O WSH M. Vernon B. Wight 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 7, Senators 0.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 7-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 3-4-5
t8 7-0 0 --- O DET F. Hatfield J. Haynes -0% 100% Flyball: RF
t8 7-0 1 --- O DET V. Wertz J. Haynes -0% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
t8 7-0 2 --- O DET W. Dropo J. Haynes -0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 7, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-7, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 7-8-9
b8 0-7 0 --- O WSH J. Snyder B. Wight 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b8 0-7 1 --- O WSH M. Grasso B. Wight 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b8 0-7 2 --- O WSH J. Haynes B. Wight 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 7, Senators 0.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 7-0, Senators' Joe Haynes facing 6-7-8
t9 7-0 0 --- O DET D. Lenhardt J. Haynes 0% 100% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t9 7-0 1 --- DET J. Ginsberg J. Haynes 0% 100% Double to RF
t9 7-0 1 -2- DET N. Berry J. Haynes 0% 100% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball); Berry to 2B; Ginsberg to 3B
t9 7-0 1 -23 R DET B. Wight J. Haynes 0% 100% Single to RF; Berry to 3B; Ginsberg Scores
t9 8-0 1 1-3 R DET J. Groth J. Haynes 0% 100% Single to LF; Wight to 2B; Berry Scores/unER
t9 9-0 1 12- O DET A. Federoff J. Haynes 0% 100% Popfly: SS
t9 9-0 2 12- O DET F. Hatfield J. Haynes -0% 100% Popfly: 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Tigers 9, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-9, Tigers' Bill Wight facing 1-2-3
b9 0-9 0 --- WSH E. Yost B. Wight -0% 100% Single to 3B/Bunt
b9 0-9 0 1-- O WSH J. Busby B. Wight 0% 100% Flyball: RF
b9 0-9 1 1-- OO WSH J. Jensen B. Wight 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 9, Senators 0.

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