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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BAL
2
8
CHW
@BAL
6
0
KCA
@BOS
7
3
DET
@NYY
4
6
CLE
@WSH
2
3
NYG
@MLN
2
9
BRO
@STL
0
3
Wednesday, September 14, 1955,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 7,928, Time of Game: 2:33
Indians
2
90-56
 Lost 1 
1st
at Senators
3
51-91
 Won 1 
7th, 37 GB
W: Pedro Ramos (5-8)
L: Ray Narleski (9-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   1  0  0    2  8  1
Senators        0  0  1   0  0  0   1  1  X    3  9  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Al Smith 3B 4 0 2 1 1 0 5 .313 .414 .486 .900 0.075 1.97 0.264 -0.189 0.7 0 1 GDP
Gene Woodling RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .260 .357 .384 .741 -0.239 1.56 0.000 -0.239 -1.7 1 0 GDP
Bobby Avila 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .272 .370 .397 .767 -0.020 1.14 0.053 -0.073 -0.3 2 0
Al Rosen 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .367 .415 .782 -0.114 1.57 0.010 -0.124 -0.7 5 2 HBP
Hoot Evers LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .255 .315 .438 .753 0.039 1.40 0.101 -0.061 0.1 2 0
Larry Doby CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .294 .368 .509 .877 -0.106 1.69 0.028 -0.134 -0.7 1 0 2B
Jim Hegan C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .221 .294 .345 .639 -0.022 1.66 0.119 -0.141 0.1 12 1
George Strickland SS 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .207 .302 .270 .572 0.044 0.99 0.072 -0.028 0.3 0 2
   Ferris Fain PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .257 .452 .328 .780 0.115 2.83 0.115 0.000 0.4
   Billy Harrell PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Herb Score P 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .123 .155 .136 .291 0.001 1.49 0.048 -0.047 -0.0 1 0 SH
   Ray Narleski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .292 .292 .583 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Dale Mitchell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .306 .321 .628 -0.105 4.63 0.000 -0.105 -0.4
Team Totals 32 2 8 2 4 1 38 .250 .351 .281 .633 -0.332 1.64 0.810 -1.141 -2.3 24 6
2B: L Doby (15, off M McDermott).
SH: H Score (7, off M McDermott).
HBP: A Rosen (4, by M McDermott).
TB: A Smith 2; G Strickland 2; L Doby 2; B Avila; H Evers; J Hegan.
GIDP: G Woodling (10); A Smith (4).
RBI: J Hegan (39); A Smith (75).
2-out RBI: J Hegan.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
E: L Doby (2).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Yost 3B 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .234 .405 .375 .780 0.166 1.35 0.239 -0.073 1.0 0 1 3B
Ernie Oravetz CF-RF 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .275 .335 .301 .635 0.209 1.75 0.301 -0.092 0.6 4 0
Mickey Vernon 1B 2 0 1 0 2 1 4 .295 .378 .450 .828 0.019 1.23 0.030 -0.010 0.3 10 1 IW
Roy Sievers LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .266 .363 .487 .850 -0.220 1.94 0.000 -0.220 -1.7 3 0
Carlos Paula RF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .306 .336 .464 .800 -0.191 1.93 0.000 -0.191 -1.4 1 1
   Tom Umphlett CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .263 .261 .523 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Pete Runnels 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .289 .361 .354 .716 0.083 0.99 0.107 -0.024 0.6 1 3
Ed Fitz Gerald C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .232 .315 .300 .615 -0.057 1.14 0.000 -0.057 -0.5 2 0
   Steve Korcheck PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 -0.034 1.69 0.000 -0.034 -0.3 1 0 SH
Jose Valdivielso SS 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .225 .268 .322 .590 0.185 1.61 0.258 -0.073 0.8 4 5 2B
Mickey McDermott P 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .241 .295 .310 .605 0.030 1.38 0.082 -0.052 0.1 0 1
   Pedro Ramos PR-P 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .088 .139 .088 .227 -0.020 0.72 0.000 -0.020 -0.3 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 9 3 4 12 37 .281 .361 .375 .736 0.170 1.49 1.017 -0.846 -0.8 27 12
2B: J Valdivielso (10, off R Narleski).
3B: E Yost (5, off H Score).
SH: S Korcheck (1, off R Narleski).
IBB: M Vernon (8, by R Narleski).
TB: E Yost 4; P Runnels 2; M McDermott 2; J Valdivielso 2; E Oravetz; M Vernon.
RBI: J Valdivielso (26); E Yost (41); E Oravetz (22).
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Valdivielso-M Vernon; J Valdivielso-P Runnels-M Vernon.
Outfield Assists: C Paula (B Avila at 2nd base).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Herb Score 6.1 7 2 2 3 9 0 3.05 29 57 -0.163 1.21 -0.0
Ray Narleski, L (9-1) 1.2 2 1 1 1 3 0 3.09 8 2 0 -0.006 2.50 0.9
Team Totals 8 9 3 3 4 12 0 3.38 37 57 2 0 -0.169 1.49 0.8

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mickey McDermott 7 7 2 2 3 1 0 3.61 30 53 0.070 1.36 1.3
Pedro Ramos, W (5-8) 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.47 8 0 0 0.261 2.69 1.0
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 4 1 0 2.00 38 53 0 0 0.331 1.64 2.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: M McDermott (9; A Rosen).
IBB: R Narleski (3; M Vernon).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Summers, 1B - Eddie Hurley, 2B - Hank Soar, 3B - Ed Runge.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 7,928.
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 Carlos Paula RF
6 Larry Doby CF 6 Pete Runnels 2B
7 Jim Hegan C 7 Ed Fitz Gerald C
8 George Strickland SS 8 Jose Valdivielso SS
9 Herb Score P 9 Mickey McDermott P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-2 1 12- R WSH E. Oravetz H. Score 30% 73% Single to CF; Oravetz to 2B/Adv on E8; Yost to 3B; Ramos Scores
b8 2-2 1 -2- R WSH J. Valdivielso R. Narleski 23% 88% Double to LF; Runnels Scores
t7 1-1 1 -2- R CLE A. Smith M. McDermott -19% 28% Single to LF; Smith to 2B/Adv on throw; Strickland Scores
b3 0-0 1 1-- R WSH E. Yost H. Score 16% 72% Triple to LF; McDermott Scores
b7 2-2 1 123 O WSH R. Sievers R. Narleski -12% 62% Strikeout

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' Mickey McDermott facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Smith M. McDermott -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE G. Woodling M. McDermott 3% 50% Flyball: SS
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE B. Avila M. McDermott 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B; Smith to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- CLE A. Rosen M. McDermott -1% 51% Hit By Pitch
t1 0-0 2 12- O CLE H. Evers M. McDermott 4% 55% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Herb Score facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSH E. Yost H. Score -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- O WSH E. Oravetz H. Score -1% 51% Groundout: 1B-P
b1 0-0 2 --- O WSH M. Vernon H. Score -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- O CLE L. Doby M. McDermott 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Hegan M. McDermott 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 2 --- CLE G. Strickland M. McDermott -1% 53% Single to LF
t2 0-0 2 1-- O CLE H. Score M. McDermott 2% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Herb Score facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O WSH R. Sievers H. Score -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 0-0 1 --- O WSH C. Paula H. Score -2% 51% Strikeout
b2 0-0 2 --- WSH P. Runnels H. Score 1% 52% Walk
b2 0-0 2 1-- O WSH E. Fitz Gerald H. Score -2% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Smith M. McDermott -4% 46% Single to LF
t3 0-0 0 1-- OO CLE G. Woodling M. McDermott 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O CLE B. Avila M. McDermott 1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Herb Score facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O WSH J. Valdivielso H. Score -2% 53% Lineout: 1B
b3 0-0 1 --- WSH M. McDermott H. Score 3% 56% Single to RF
b3 0-0 1 1-- R WSH E. Yost H. Score 16% 72% Triple to LF; McDermott Scores
b3 1-0 1 --3 O WSH E. Oravetz H. Score -6% 66% Strikeout
b3 1-0 2 --3 WSH M. Vernon H. Score 1% 67% Walk
b3 1-0 2 1-3 O WSH R. Sievers H. Score -4% 63% Foul Flyball: 1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 1.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 4-5-6
t4 0-1 0 --- O CLE A. Rosen M. McDermott 3% 66% Flyball: CF
t4 0-1 1 --- O CLE H. Evers M. McDermott 2% 68% Flyball: LF
t4 0-1 2 --- CLE L. Doby M. McDermott -3% 65% Double to LF
t4 0-1 2 -2- R CLE J. Hegan M. McDermott -12% 53% Single to LF; Doby Scores
t4 1-1 2 1-- O CLE G. Strickland M. McDermott 3% 56% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 5-6-7
b4 1-1 0 --- O WSH C. Paula H. Score -3% 53% Strikeout
b4 1-1 1 --- WSH P. Runnels H. Score 3% 56% Single to CF
Steve Korcheck pinch hits for Ed Fitz Gerald (C) batting 7th
b4 1-1 1 1-- O WSH E. Fitz Gerald H. Score -3% 53% Strikeout Looking
b4 1-1 2 1-- WSH J. Valdivielso H. Score 2% 55% Walk; Runnels to 2B
b4 1-1 2 12- O WSH M. McDermott H. Score -5% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 9-1-2
Steve Korcheck moves from PH to C
t5 1-1 0 --- CLE H. Score M. McDermott -5% 45% Walk
t5 1-1 0 1-- OO CLE A. Smith M. McDermott 10% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t5 1-1 2 --- O CLE G. Woodling M. McDermott 1% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 1-2-3
b5 1-1 0 --- O WSH E. Yost H. Score -3% 54% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b5 1-1 1 --- O WSH E. Oravetz H. Score -2% 51% Strikeout Looking
b5 1-1 2 --- WSH M. Vernon H. Score 2% 53% Single to LF
b5 1-1 2 1-- O WSH R. Sievers H. Score -3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 3-4-5
t6 1-1 0 --- CLE B. Avila M. McDermott -5% 45% Single to LF
t6 1-1 0 1-- O CLE A. Rosen M. McDermott 5% 50% Groundout: RF-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-1 1 1-- CLE H. Evers M. McDermott -5% 44% Walk; Rosen to 2B
t6 1-1 1 12- O CLE L. Doby M. McDermott 5% 50% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Rosen to 3B
t6 1-1 2 1-3 O CLE J. Hegan M. McDermott 8% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Herb Score facing 5-6-7
b6 1-1 0 --- O WSH C. Paula H. Score -3% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 1-1 1 --- O WSH P. Runnels H. Score -2% 52% Flyball: LF
b6 1-1 2 --- O WSH S. Korcheck H. Score -2% 50% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Senators' Mickey McDermott facing 8-9-1
t7 1-1 0 --- CLE G. Strickland M. McDermott -6% 44% Single to CF
t7 1-1 0 1-- O CLE H. Score M. McDermott 2% 46% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Strickland to 2B
t7 1-1 1 -2- R CLE A. Smith M. McDermott -19% 28% Single to LF; Smith to 2B/Adv on throw; Strickland Scores
t7 2-1 1 -2- O CLE G. Woodling M. McDermott 3% 31% Groundout: 2B-1B; Smith to 3B
t7 2-1 2 --3 O CLE B. Avila M. McDermott 4% 35% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Herb Score facing 8-9-1
b7 1-2 0 --- O WSH J. Valdivielso H. Score -5% 30% Strikeout (C-1B)
b7 1-2 1 --- WSH M. McDermott H. Score 5% 36% Single to LF
Pedro Ramos pinch runs for Mickey McDermott (P) batting 9th
b7 1-2 1 1-- WSH E. Yost H. Score 8% 43% Single to 3B; Ramos to 2B
b7 1-2 1 12- R WSH E. Oravetz H. Score 30% 73% Single to CF; Oravetz to 2B/Adv on E8; Yost to 3B; Ramos Scores
Ray Narleski replaces Herb Score pitching and batting 9th
b7 2-2 1 -23 WSH M. Vernon R. Narleski 0% 74% Intentional Walk
b7 2-2 1 123 O WSH R. Sievers R. Narleski -12% 62% Strikeout
b7 2-2 2 123 O WSH C. Paula R. Narleski -12% 50% Strikeout
1 run, 3 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 4-5-6
Pedro Ramos moves from PR to P
t8 2-2 0 --- O CLE A. Rosen P. Ramos 5% 55% Flyball: LF
t8 2-2 1 --- CLE H. Evers P. Ramos -5% 50% Single to LF
t8 2-2 1 1-- O CLE L. Doby P. Ramos 6% 55% Lineout: CF
t8 2-2 2 1-- O CLE J. Hegan P. Ramos 5% 60% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Ray Narleski facing 6-7-8
b8 2-2 0 --- WSH P. Runnels R. Narleski 6% 67% Single to LF
b8 2-2 0 1-- O WSH S. Korcheck R. Narleski -2% 65% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Runnels to 2B
b8 2-2 1 -2- R WSH J. Valdivielso R. Narleski 23% 88% Double to LF; Runnels Scores
b8 3-2 1 -2- O WSH P. Ramos R. Narleski -2% 86% Strikeout
b8 3-2 2 -2- O WSH E. Yost R. Narleski -2% 84% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 8-9-1
Tom Umphlett replaces Carlos Paula (RF) playing CF batting 5th
Ernie Oravetz moves from CF to RF
Ferris Fain pinch hits for George Strickland (SS) batting 8th
t9 2-3 0 --- CLE F. Fain P. Ramos -11% 73% Walk
Dale Mitchell pinch hits for Ray Narleski (P) batting 9th
Billy Harrell pinch runs for Ferris Fain (PH) batting 8th
t9 2-3 0 1-- O CLE D. Mitchell P. Ramos 11% 83% Flyball: 1B
t9 2-3 1 1-- O CLE A. Smith P. Ramos 9% 92% Flyball: LF
t9 2-3 2 1-- O CLE G. Woodling P. Ramos 8% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.

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