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11
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9
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4
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3
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Tuesday, May 10, 1955,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 5,651, Time of Game: 2:30
Tigers
4
14-11
 Lost 3 
4th, 4 GB
at Senators
7
10-14
 Won 2 
5th, 7½ GB
L: Duke Maas (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  0   2  0  0   2  0  0    4  8  2
Senators        0  4  0   0  0  2   1  0  X    7 11  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harvey Kuenn SS 5 0 2 2 0 0 .390 .954 0.073 1.00 0.124 -0.051 1.0 0 3
Fred Hatfield 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .615 -0.200 1.15 0.000 -0.200 -1.7 2 3 GDP
Al Kaline RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .400 1.177 -0.004 0.78 0.053 -0.057 0.1 2 1 2B
Ferris Fain 1B 2 1 0 0 2 0 .231 .716 -0.005 0.92 0.057 -0.061 0.0 8 0
Ray Boone 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .220 .712 -0.100 1.01 0.000 -0.100 -1.1 3 2
Jim Delsing LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .260 .792 -0.037 0.76 0.027 -0.064 -0.5 1 0 2B
Bill Tuttle CF 3 1 3 2 1 0 .292 .755 0.189 0.82 0.189 0.000 2.5 2 0
Frank House C 4 1 1 0 0 1 .220 .670 -0.072 1.25 0.039 -0.111 -0.4 6 1
Duke Maas P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Al Aber P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Charlie Maxwell PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.016 0.65 0.000 -0.016 -0.2
   Leo Cristante P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.028 1.12 0.000 -0.028 -0.2 0 0
   Jay Porter PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143 .451 0.044 1.41 0.044 0.000 0.4
   Van Fletcher P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Bubba Phillips PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .586 -0.023 0.91 0.000 -0.023 -0.3
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 4 5 .235 .610 -0.179 0.97 0.533 -0.711 -0.3 24 11
2B: J Delsing (3, off B Porterfield); A Kaline (4, off B Porterfield).
TB: B Tuttle 3; A Kaline 2; H Kuenn 2; J Delsing 2; F House.
GIDP: F Hatfield (2).
RBI: H Kuenn 2 (15); B Tuttle 2 (13).
2-out RBI: B Tuttle 2.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
E: F Hatfield (3); V Fletcher (1).
Outfield Assists: A Kaline (B Kline at home plate).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 3 0 1 1 2 1 .181 .668 0.026 0.55 0.053 -0.027 0.7 0 1 2B
Tom Umphlett RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .268 .752 0.013 0.70 0.063 -0.050 0.3 1 0
Pete Runnels 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .234 .581 -0.030 0.51 0.015 -0.045 -0.5 1 2
Mickey Vernon 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 .330 .958 0.060 0.55 0.077 -0.017 1.0 8 1
Jim Busby CF 4 1 1 0 0 2 .320 .930 0.074 0.62 0.109 -0.035 0.2 3 0
Juan Delis LF 3 1 1 3 1 0 .214 .599 0.126 0.69 0.136 -0.009 1.3 1 0 SB,CS
Ed Fitz Gerald C 3 2 2 0 1 0 .226 .672 0.087 0.57 0.090 -0.003 1.5 9 0
Bobby Kline SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .244 .564 -0.069 0.73 0.005 -0.074 -1.0 3 6 SH
Bob Porterfield P 2 1 1 2 0 0 .211 .506 0.038 1.07 0.061 -0.023 0.1 1 0 2B,SF
   Camilo Pascual P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .667 -0.003 0.13 0.000 -0.003 -0.3 0 0
Team Totals 31 7 11 6 4 4 .355 .836 0.322 0.64 0.609 -0.286 3.2 27 10
2B: E Yost (2, off L Cristante); B Porterfield (2, off D Maas).
SF: B Porterfield (2, off L Cristante).
SH: B Kline (3, off L Cristante).
TB: B Porterfield 2; E Yost 2; E Fitz Gerald 2; M Vernon 2; J Busby; T Umphlett; B Kline; J Delis; P Runnels.
RBI: J Delis 3 (4); B Porterfield 2 (3); E Yost (8).
2-out RBI: E Yost.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 13.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Runnels-B Kline-M Vernon.
Baserunning
SB: J Delis (1, 2nd base off D Maas/F House).
CS: J Delis (1, 2nd base by V Fletcher/F House).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Duke Maas, L (1-1) 1.2 5 4 3 2 1 0 4.20 11 30 -0.292 0.97 -3.6
Al Aber 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.24 1 2 0 0.021 0.70 0.6
Leo Cristante 4 3 2 2 2 2 0 3.00 17 0 0 -0.015 0.56 -0.1
Van Fletcher 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.00 8 0 0 -0.036 0.34 -0.0
Team Totals 8 11 7 6 4 4 0 6.75 37 30 2 0 -0.322 0.64 -3.2

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Porterfield, W (4-3) 7 7 4 4 3 3 0 4.44 30 47 0.054 0.96 -1.3
Camilo Pascual, S (1) 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 5.02 8 1 0 0.124 1.02 1.6
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 4 5 0 4.00 38 47 1 0 0.178 0.97 0.3
B Porterfield faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Hurley, 1B - Hank Soar, 2B - Ed Runge, 3B - Bill Summers.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Washington Senators
1 Harvey Kuenn SS 1 Eddie Yost 3B
2 Fred Hatfield 2B 2 Tom Umphlett RF
3 Al Kaline RF 3 Pete Runnels 2B
4 Ferris Fain 1B 4 Mickey Vernon 1B
5 Ray Boone 3B 5 Jim Busby CF
6 Jim Delsing LF 6 Juan Delis LF
7 Bill Tuttle CF 7 Ed Fitz Gerald C
8 Frank House C 8 Bobby Kline SS
9 Duke Maas P 9 Bob Porterfield P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t7 4-6 1 12- OO DET F. Hatfield B. Porterfield 13% 89% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b2 0-0 0 1-- WSH J. Busby D. Maas 11% 70% Single to CF; Vernon to 3B; Busby to 2B/Adv on throw
t4 0-4 2 -23 RR DET B. Tuttle B. Porterfield -11% 77% Single to LF; Fain Scores; Delsing Scores
t7 2-6 1 123 RR DET H. Kuenn B. Porterfield -10% 76% Single to CF; Tuttle Scores; House Scores; Porter to 2B
b2 0-0 0 -23 RR WSH J. Delis D. Maas 8% 78% Single to CF; Vernon Scores; Busby Scores

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' Bob Porterfield facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET H. Kuenn B. Porterfield 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O DET F. Hatfield B. Porterfield 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O DET A. Kaline B. Porterfield 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Duke Maas facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSH E. Yost D. Maas -2% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- O WSH T. Umphlett D. Maas -1% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O WSH P. Runnels D. Maas -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- DET F. Fain B. Porterfield -4% 46% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- O DET R. Boone B. Porterfield 4% 50% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 1-- O DET J. Delsing B. Porterfield 3% 53% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t2 0-0 2 1-- DET B. Tuttle B. Porterfield -3% 50% Single to CF; Delsing to 3B
t2 0-0 2 1-3 O DET F. House B. Porterfield 5% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Duke Maas facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- WSH M. Vernon D. Maas 4% 59% Single to RF
b2 0-0 0 1-- WSH J. Busby D. Maas 11% 70% Single to CF; Vernon to 3B; Busby to 2B/Adv on throw
b2 0-0 0 -23 RR WSH J. Delis D. Maas 8% 78% Single to CF; Vernon Scores; Busby Scores
b2 2-0 0 1-- WSH E. Fitz Gerald D. Maas 2% 80% Delis Steals 2B
b2 2-0 0 -2- WSH E. Fitz Gerald D. Maas 2% 81% Walk
b2 2-0 0 12- O WSH B. Kline D. Maas -3% 78% Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Fitz Gerald to 2B
b2 2-0 1 12- RO WSH B. Porterfield D. Maas 4% 82% Double to RF; Fitz Gerald Scores; Kline out at Hm/RF-C
b2 3-0 2 -2- WSH E. Yost D. Maas 0% 83% Walk
b2 3-0 2 12- R WSH T. Umphlett D. Maas 6% 89% Single to 2B; Porterfield Scores/Adv on E4 (throw)/No RBI/unER; Yost to 3B; Umphlett to 2B
Al Aber replaces Duke Maas pitching and batting 9th
b2 4-0 2 -23 O WSH P. Runnels A. Aber -2% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 4.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-4, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 9-1-2
Charlie Maxwell pinch hits for Al Aber (P) batting 9th
t3 0-4 0 --- O DET C. Maxwell B. Porterfield 2% 89% Strikeout
t3 0-4 1 --- O DET H. Kuenn B. Porterfield 1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-4 2 --- O DET F. Hatfield B. Porterfield 1% 90% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-0, Tigers' Leo Cristante facing 4-5-6
Leo Cristante replaces Charlie Maxwell (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b3 4-0 0 --- O WSH M. Vernon L. Cristante -1% 89% Strikeout Looking
b3 4-0 1 --- O WSH J. Busby L. Cristante -1% 89% Strikeout
b3 4-0 2 --- O WSH J. Delis L. Cristante -0% 89% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Senators 4.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-4, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 3-4-5
t4 0-4 0 --- O DET A. Kaline B. Porterfield 2% 90% Flyball: LF
t4 0-4 1 --- DET F. Fain B. Porterfield -2% 88% Walk
t4 0-4 1 1-- O DET R. Boone B. Porterfield 2% 90% Foul Flyball: C
t4 0-4 2 1-- DET J. Delsing B. Porterfield -3% 88% Double to CF; Fain to 3B
t4 0-4 2 -23 RR DET B. Tuttle B. Porterfield -11% 77% Single to LF; Fain Scores; Delsing Scores
t4 2-4 2 1-- O DET F. House B. Porterfield 3% 79% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Tigers' Leo Cristante facing 7-8-9
b4 4-2 0 --- WSH E. Fitz Gerald L. Cristante 2% 82% Single to CF
b4 4-2 0 1-- O WSH B. Kline L. Cristante -1% 81% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Fitz Gerald to 2B
b4 4-2 1 -2- O WSH B. Porterfield L. Cristante -2% 78% Foul Flyball: LF
b4 4-2 2 -2- WSH E. Yost L. Cristante 1% 79% Walk
b4 4-2 2 12- O WSH T. Umphlett L. Cristante -3% 76% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 9-1-2
t5 2-4 0 --- O DET L. Cristante B. Porterfield 3% 79% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-4 1 --- O DET H. Kuenn B. Porterfield 2% 81% Foul Flyball: C
t5 2-4 2 --- O DET F. Hatfield B. Porterfield 1% 82% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Tigers' Leo Cristante facing 3-4-5
b5 4-2 0 --- O WSH P. Runnels L. Cristante -1% 81% Flyball: 3B
b5 4-2 1 --- O WSH M. Vernon L. Cristante -1% 80% Flyball: RF
b5 4-2 2 --- O WSH J. Busby L. Cristante -1% 79% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 3-4-5
t6 2-4 0 --- O DET A. Kaline B. Porterfield 3% 82% Strikeout Looking
t6 2-4 1 --- O DET F. Fain B. Porterfield 2% 84% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-4 2 --- O DET R. Boone B. Porterfield 1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Tigers' Leo Cristante facing 6-7-8
b6 4-2 0 --- WSH J. Delis L. Cristante 2% 87% Walk
b6 4-2 0 1-- WSH E. Fitz Gerald L. Cristante 5% 92% Single to LF; Delis to 3B
b6 4-2 0 1-3 O WSH B. Kline L. Cristante -3% 89% Flyball: 3B
b6 4-2 1 1-3 RO WSH B. Porterfield L. Cristante 2% 91% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Delis Scores
b6 5-2 2 1-- R WSH E. Yost L. Cristante 4% 95% Double (LF-CF); Fitz Gerald Scores
b6 6-2 2 -2- O WSH T. Umphlett L. Cristante -1% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 2, Senators 6.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-6, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 6-7-8
t7 2-6 0 --- O DET J. Delsing B. Porterfield 1% 96% Foul Flyball: C
t7 2-6 1 --- DET B. Tuttle B. Porterfield -2% 94% Single to RF
t7 2-6 1 1-- DET F. House B. Porterfield -4% 91% Single to RF; Tuttle to 3B
Jay Porter pinch hits for Leo Cristante (P) batting 9th
t7 2-6 1 1-3 DET J. Porter B. Porterfield -4% 86% Walk; House to 2B
t7 2-6 1 123 RR DET H. Kuenn B. Porterfield -10% 76% Single to CF; Tuttle Scores; House Scores; Porter to 2B
t7 4-6 1 12- OO DET F. Hatfield B. Porterfield 13% 89% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 6-4, Tigers' Van Fletcher facing 3-4-5
Van Fletcher replaces Jay Porter (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 6-4 0 --- WSH P. Runnels V. Fletcher 1% 91% Single to P
b7 6-4 0 1-- WSH M. Vernon V. Fletcher 4% 95% Single to CF; Runnels to 3B
b7 6-4 0 1-3 O WSH J. Busby V. Fletcher -2% 92% Strikeout
b7 6-4 1 1-3 RO WSH J. Delis V. Fletcher 2% 94% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Runnels Scores
b7 7-4 2 1-- O WSH E. Fitz Gerald V. Fletcher -1% 93% Delis Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 7.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-7, Senators' Bob Porterfield facing 3-4-5
t8 4-7 0 --- DET A. Kaline B. Porterfield -5% 88% Double to LF
Camilo Pascual replaces Bob Porterfield pitching and batting 9th
t8 4-7 0 -2- O DET F. Fain C. Pascual 4% 92% Flyball: SS
t8 4-7 1 -2- O DET R. Boone C. Pascual 3% 95% Strikeout
t8 4-7 2 -2- O DET J. Delsing C. Pascual 2% 97% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 7-4, Tigers' Van Fletcher facing 7-8-9
b8 7-4 0 --- O WSH E. Fitz Gerald V. Fletcher -0% 97% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 7-4 1 --- WSH B. Kline V. Fletcher 1% 98% Single to P; Kline to 2B/Adv on E1 (throw)
b8 7-4 1 -2- O WSH C. Pascual V. Fletcher -0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B; Kline to 3B
b8 7-4 2 --3 O WSH E. Yost V. Fletcher -0% 97% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 7.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-7, Senators' Camilo Pascual facing 7-8-9
t9 4-7 0 --- DET B. Tuttle C. Pascual -4% 93% Walk
t9 4-7 0 1-- O DET F. House C. Pascual 3% 97% Strikeout
Bubba Phillips pinch hits for Van Fletcher (P) batting 9th
t9 4-7 1 1-- O DET B. Phillips C. Pascual 2% 99% Foul Flyball: C
t9 4-7 2 1-- DET H. Kuenn C. Pascual -2% 97% Single to LF; Tuttle to 2B
t9 4-7 2 12- O DET F. Hatfield C. Pascual 3% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, Senators 7.

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