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Standings
CHW
@BAL
0
2
CHW
@BAL
9
6
KCA
@BOS
6
5
 
(12)
KCA
@BOS
6
7
DET
@NYY
0
6
CLE
@WSH
3
1
CLE
@WSH
8
2
PHI
@CHC
10
0
PIT
@CIN
5
2
NYG
@MLN
9
1
BRO
@STL
2
8
Tuesday, September 13, 1955,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:24
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Indians
3
89-55
 Won 2 
1st
at Senators
1
50-90
 Lost 1 
7th, 38 GB
W: Mike Garcia (11-12)
L: Chuck Stobbs (4-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  3   0  0  0   0  0  0    3  5  0
Senators        0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Al Smith 3B-RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .312 .412 .486 .898 -0.002 0.81 0.044 -0.045 -0.2 0 2
Gene Woodling RF-LF 2 1 1 2 2 0 4 .263 .359 .389 .748 0.276 0.86 0.284 -0.008 2.6 0 0 3B,SB
Bobby Avila 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .270 .369 .396 .766 -0.078 0.86 0.026 -0.104 -1.2 6 5 SF,GDP
Al Rosen 1B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .249 .367 .418 .785 0.028 0.50 0.048 -0.020 0.5 10 0
   Billy Harrell PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.010 0.43 0.010 0.000 0.2 SB
   Joe Altobelli 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .236 .197 .433 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 2 0
Hoot Evers LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .254 .312 .440 .752 -0.035 0.84 0.017 -0.052 -0.4 1 0 2B
   Dale Mitchell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255 .311 .327 .639 -0.014 0.34 0.000 -0.014 -0.4
   Sam Dente 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .331 .295 .626 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Larry Doby CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .293 .369 .508 .877 -0.033 0.76 0.032 -0.066 -0.5 1 0
Jim Hegan C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .221 .296 .349 .645 -0.076 0.70 0.000 -0.076 -1.1 6 0
George Strickland SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .204 .300 .268 .569 -0.063 0.80 0.000 -0.063 -0.7 1 6
Mike Garcia P 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .224 .260 .284 .544 0.005 0.56 0.029 -0.024 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 29 3 5 3 4 4 34 .172 .265 .276 .541 0.018 0.73 0.490 -0.472 -1.3 27 13
2B: H Evers (17, off C Stobbs).
3B: G Woodling (3, off C Stobbs).
SF: B Avila (4, off C Stobbs).
TB: G Woodling 3; H Evers 2; A Rosen; A Smith; L Doby.
GIDP: B Avila (16).
RBI: G Woodling 2 (48); B Avila (57).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Avila-J Altobelli; B Avila-A Rosen; B Avila-G Strickland-A Rosen.
Baserunning
SB: G Woodling (3, 2nd base off C Stobbs/B Edwards); B Harrell (1, 2nd base off P Ramos/B Edwards).
Pickoffs: B Avila (1st base by C Stobbs).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231 .404 .363 .767 -0.048 0.89 0.025 -0.074 -0.5 0 2
Ernie Oravetz CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .276 .337 .303 .640 -0.090 0.87 0.000 -0.090 -0.6 3 0
Mickey Vernon 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .294 .373 .445 .819 0.037 0.97 0.090 -0.053 -0.0 11 0
Roy Sievers LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .269 .367 .489 .856 -0.016 1.66 0.097 -0.113 0.3 3 0 2B
Pete Runnels 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .287 .359 .351 .710 -0.043 1.59 0.122 -0.165 0.0 1 3 GDP
Carlos Paula RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .311 .341 .469 .810 -0.024 1.52 0.053 -0.077 -0.3 3 0
Ed Fitz Gerald C 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .238 .322 .308 .631 -0.018 1.59 0.031 -0.048 0.0 4 0
   Julio Becquer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.037 1.33 0.000 -0.037 -0.2
   Bruce Edwards C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 .356 .211 .567 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Jose Valdivielso SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .225 .267 .321 .588 -0.114 1.68 0.000 -0.114 -1.2 1 2 GDP
   Johnny Groth PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253 .312 .381 .694 -0.042 1.67 0.000 -0.042 -0.2
   Bobby Kline SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .297 .267 .564 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Chuck Stobbs P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .182 .341 .212 .554 -0.057 1.07 0.000 -0.057 -0.4 0 2
   Mickey McDermott PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .226 .275 .298 .572 -0.027 1.11 0.000 -0.027 -0.2
   Pedro Ramos P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .143 .091 .234 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 6 1 2 6 32 .200 .250 .233 .483 -0.479 1.29 0.418 -0.897 -3.3 27 9
2B: R Sievers (19, off M Garcia).
TB: R Sievers 3; P Runnels 2; E Yost; C Paula.
GIDP: P Runnels (11); J Valdivielso (7).
RBI: P Runnels (45).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Valdivielso-P Runnels-M Vernon.
E: C Paula (8).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Garcia, W (11-12) 9 6 1 1 2 6 0 3.91 32 75 0.480 1.29 3.3
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 2 6 0 1.00 32 75 0.480 1.29 3.3

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Chuck Stobbs, L (4-12) 8 4 3 3 4 4 0 4.80 30 62 -0.036 0.79 0.8
Pedro Ramos 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.53 4 0 0 0.016 0.37 0.5
Team Totals 9 5 3 3 4 4 0 3.00 34 62 0 0 -0.020 0.73 1.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: C Stobbs (2; B Avila, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank Soar, 1B - Ed Runge, 2B - Bill Summers, 3B - Eddie Hurley.
Time of Game: 2:24.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Al Smith 3B 1 Eddie Yost 3B
2 Gene Woodling RF 2 Ernie Oravetz CF
3 Bobby Avila 2B 3 Mickey Vernon 1B
4 Al Rosen 1B 4 Roy Sievers LF
5 Hoot Evers LF 5 Pete Runnels 2B
6 Larry Doby CF 6 Carlos Paula RF
7 Jim Hegan C 7 Ed Fitz Gerald C
8 George Strickland SS 8 Jose Valdivielso SS
9 Mike Garcia P 9 Chuck Stobbs P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 0-1 1 12- RR CLE G. Woodling C. Stobbs 24% 67% Triple to RF; Smith Scores; Garcia Scores
b9 1-3 1 1-- OO WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia 10% 100% Line Drive Double Play: 2B-1B
b9 1-3 0 --- WSH M. Vernon M. Garcia -9% 82% Walk
b2 0-0 0 -2- R WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia -8% 31% Single to CF; Sievers Scores
b2 1-0 1 12- OO WSH J. Valdivielso M. Garcia 8% 38% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-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' Chuck Stobbs facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE A. Smith C. Stobbs -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- CLE G. Woodling C. Stobbs 2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO CLE B. Avila C. Stobbs -5% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSH E. Yost M. Garcia 2% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O WSH E. Oravetz M. Garcia 1% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O WSH M. Vernon M. Garcia 1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Rosen C. Stobbs 4% 54% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- O CLE H. Evers C. Stobbs -4% 50% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 1-- O CLE L. Doby C. Stobbs -3% 47% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Hegan C. Stobbs -2% 45% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- WSH R. Sievers M. Garcia -6% 39% Double to LF
b2 0-0 0 -2- R WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia -8% 31% Single to CF; Sievers Scores
b2 1-0 0 1-- O WSH C. Paula M. Garcia 3% 34% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b2 1-0 1 1-- WSH E. Fitz Gerald M. Garcia -3% 31% Walk; Paula to 2B
b2 1-0 1 12- OO WSH J. Valdivielso M. Garcia 8% 38% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 1.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- O CLE G. Strickland C. Stobbs -3% 36% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- CLE M. Garcia C. Stobbs 3% 39% Walk
t3 0-1 1 1-- CLE A. Smith C. Stobbs 4% 43% Single to LF; Garcia to 2B
t3 0-1 1 12- RR CLE G. Woodling C. Stobbs 24% 67% Triple to RF; Smith Scores; Garcia Scores
t3 2-1 1 --3 RO CLE B. Avila C. Stobbs 3% 69% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Woodling Scores
t3 3-1 2 --- O CLE A. Rosen C. Stobbs -1% 68% Flyball: LF
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 9-1-2
b3 1-3 0 --- O WSH C. Stobbs M. Garcia 3% 71% Strikeout
b3 1-3 1 --- O WSH E. Yost M. Garcia 2% 73% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-3 2 --- O WSH E. Oravetz M. Garcia 1% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 5-6-7
t4 3-1 0 --- O CLE H. Evers C. Stobbs -2% 72% Flyball: RF
t4 3-1 1 --- CLE L. Doby C. Stobbs 3% 75% Single to RF; Doby to 2B/Adv on E9
t4 3-1 1 -2- O CLE J. Hegan C. Stobbs -3% 73% Flyball: 1B
t4 3-1 2 -2- O CLE G. Strickland C. Stobbs -3% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 3-4-5
b4 1-3 0 --- O WSH M. Vernon M. Garcia 3% 73% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 1-3 1 --- WSH R. Sievers M. Garcia -3% 70% Single to CF
b4 1-3 1 1-- OO WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia 6% 76% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 9-1-2
t5 3-1 0 --- O CLE M. Garcia C. Stobbs -2% 74% Strikeout
t5 3-1 1 --- O CLE A. Smith C. Stobbs -1% 73% Strikeout Looking
t5 3-1 2 --- O CLE G. Woodling C. Stobbs -1% 72% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 6-7-8
b5 1-3 0 --- WSH C. Paula M. Garcia -5% 67% Single to SS
b5 1-3 0 1-- O WSH E. Fitz Gerald M. Garcia 5% 72% Foul Flyball: 2B
b5 1-3 1 1-- O WSH J. Valdivielso M. Garcia 4% 76% Strikeout
b5 1-3 2 1-- O WSH C. Stobbs M. Garcia 3% 79% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 3-4-5
t6 3-1 0 --- O CLE B. Avila C. Stobbs -2% 77% Flyball: 1B
t6 3-1 1 --- O CLE A. Rosen C. Stobbs -1% 76% Strikeout Looking
t6 3-1 2 --- CLE H. Evers C. Stobbs 2% 78% Double to CF
t6 3-1 2 -2- O CLE L. Doby C. Stobbs -3% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 1-2-3
b6 1-3 0 --- O WSH E. Yost M. Garcia 3% 79% Strikeout Looking
b6 1-3 1 --- O WSH E. Oravetz M. Garcia 2% 81% Lineout: CF
b6 1-3 2 --- O WSH M. Vernon M. Garcia 1% 83% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 7-8-9
t7 3-1 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan C. Stobbs -1% 81% Strikeout
t7 3-1 1 --- O CLE G. Strickland C. Stobbs -1% 80% Flyball: LF
t7 3-1 2 --- O CLE M. Garcia C. Stobbs -1% 79% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 4-5-6
b7 1-3 0 --- O WSH R. Sievers M. Garcia 4% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 1-3 1 --- WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia -5% 79% Single to CF
b7 1-3 1 1-- O WSH C. Paula M. Garcia 5% 83% Strikeout
Julio Becquer pinch hits for Ed Fitz Gerald (C) batting 7th
b7 1-3 2 1-- O WSH J. Becquer M. Garcia 4% 87% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Chuck Stobbs facing 1-2-3
Bruce Edwards replaces Julio Becquer (PH) playing C batting 7th
t8 3-1 0 --- O CLE A. Smith C. Stobbs -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 3-1 1 --- CLE G. Woodling C. Stobbs 1% 87% Walk
t8 3-1 1 1-- CLE B. Avila C. Stobbs 1% 88% Woodling Steals 2B
t8 3-1 1 -2- O CLE B. Avila C. Stobbs -2% 86% Fielder's Choice SS unassisted; Woodling out at 3B/SS
t8 3-1 2 1-- O CLE A. Rosen C. Stobbs -1% 85% Avila Picked off 1B (P-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 8-9-1
Johnny Groth pinch hits for Jose Valdivielso (SS) batting 8th
b8 1-3 0 --- O WSH J. Groth M. Garcia 4% 89% Flyball: 2B
Mickey McDermott pinch hits for Chuck Stobbs (P) batting 9th
b8 1-3 1 --- O WSH M. McDermott M. Garcia 3% 91% Strikeout
b8 1-3 2 --- WSH E. Yost M. Garcia -3% 89% Single to LF
b8 1-3 2 1-- O WSH E. Oravetz M. Garcia 4% 93% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 4-5-6
Pedro Ramos replaces Mickey McDermott (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Bobby Kline replaces Johnny Groth (PH) playing SS batting 8th
t9 3-1 0 --- CLE A. Rosen P. Ramos 1% 94% Single to LF
Dale Mitchell pinch hits for Hoot Evers (LF) batting 5th
Billy Harrell pinch runs for Al Rosen (1B) batting 4th
t9 3-1 0 1-- CLE D. Mitchell P. Ramos 1% 95% Harrell Steals 2B
t9 3-1 0 -2- O CLE D. Mitchell P. Ramos -1% 94% Flyball: LF
t9 3-1 1 -2- O CLE L. Doby P. Ramos -1% 93% Flyball: SS
t9 3-1 2 -2- O CLE J. Hegan P. Ramos -1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 3-4-5
Joe Altobelli replaces Billy Harrell (PR) playing 1B batting 4th
Sam Dente replaces Dale Mitchell (PH) playing 3B batting 5th
Gene Woodling moves from RF to LF
Al Smith moves from 3B to RF
b9 1-3 0 --- WSH M. Vernon M. Garcia -9% 82% Walk
b9 1-3 0 1-- O WSH R. Sievers M. Garcia 7% 90% Flyball: 1B
b9 1-3 1 1-- OO WSH P. Runnels M. Garcia 10% 100% Line Drive Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 1.

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