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@BAL
2
3
KCA
@BOS
0
5
DET
@NYY
6
3
CLE
@WSH
3
5
BRO
@CHC
2
4
 
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@CIN
3
2
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4
1
PHI
@STL
5
2
Friday, June 1, 1956,
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 4,738, Time of Game: 2:20
Indians
3
20-18
 Lost 4 
2nd, 6½ GB
at Senators
5
17-25
 Won 1 
7th, 11½ GB
W: Bob Wiesler (1-2)
L: Bob Lemon (6-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  1  1   0  0  0   0  0  1    3  8  1
Senators        0  0  0   0  2  1   1  1  X    5 11  2

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jim Busby CF 4 1 0 0 1 2 5 .213 .287 .329 .616 -0.074 0.84 0.022 -0.096 -0.6 4 0
Chico Carrasquel SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .206 .266 .275 .541 -0.072 0.73 0.010 -0.082 -0.6 3 0
Bobby Avila 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .259 .331 .354 .686 0.017 0.53 0.047 -0.031 1.0 2 6
Al Smith LF 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .256 .395 .487 .882 -0.014 1.11 0.075 -0.089 -0.3 1 0
Vic Wertz 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .301 .413 .534 .946 -0.055 1.48 0.094 -0.149 -0.1 8 0
Rudy Regalado 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .234 .308 .255 .563 -0.077 0.92 0.022 -0.099 -0.9 1 0 GDP
Rocky Colavito RF 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .182 .295 .348 .643 0.053 0.65 0.063 -0.010 0.4 0 0
Jim Hegan C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .253 .359 .304 .662 -0.047 1.37 0.045 -0.092 -0.3 4 3
Bob Lemon P 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .120 .267 .240 .507 0.007 1.49 0.106 -0.099 0.1 1 3 HR
   Ray Narleski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Sam Mele PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .375 .444 .500 .944 -0.019 0.75 0.000 -0.019 -0.2
Team Totals 36 3 8 1 5 4 41 .222 .317 .306 .623 -0.281 0.99 0.484 -0.766 -1.5 24 12
HR: B Lemon (1, off B Wiesler, 3rd inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: B Lemon 4; R Colavito; B Avila; A Smith; C Carrasquel; J Hegan; R Regalado; V Wertz.
GIDP: R Regalado (1).
RBI: B Lemon (1).
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
E: R Regalado (5).

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 1 2 2 1 0 5 .237 .471 .366 .837 0.110 0.90 0.144 -0.034 1.6 1 3 2B
Whitey Herzog LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .257 .284 .329 .612 -0.082 0.93 0.000 -0.082 -1.2 0 0 SH
Pete Runnels 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .308 .375 .455 .830 -0.083 0.81 0.012 -0.095 -1.0 2 5
Roy Sievers 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .269 .397 .558 .955 0.052 0.98 0.074 -0.022 0.4 12 0
Jim Lemon RF 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .295 .363 .521 .884 0.169 1.41 0.195 -0.025 1.5 3 0 HBP
Karl Olson CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .287 .329 .412 .741 -0.084 1.51 0.011 -0.096 -0.6 5 0
Lyle Luttrell SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .333 .360 .625 .985 0.092 1.24 0.149 -0.056 -0.1 0 2 2B,SB,CS
Lou Berberet C 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .244 .358 .422 .781 0.175 1.07 0.201 -0.027 1.6 4 0 3B
   Carlos Paula PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .275 .333 .608 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Ed Fitz Gerald C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .360 .407 .520 .927 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bob Wiesler P 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.131 1.07 0.000 -0.131 -1.3 0 1 SH
Team Totals 33 5 11 5 3 4 39 .333 .405 .455 .860 0.218 1.09 0.786 -0.568 1.0 27 11
2B: L Luttrell (2, off B Lemon); E Yost (9, off B Lemon).
3B: L Berberet (2, off B Lemon).
SH: W Herzog (4, off B Lemon); B Wiesler (2, off B Lemon).
HBP: J Lemon (2, by B Lemon).
TB: L Berberet 4; L Luttrell 3; E Yost 3; R Sievers 2; K Olson; P Runnels; J Lemon.
RBI: E Yost 2 (13); L Luttrell (3); L Berberet (5); J Lemon (32).
2-out RBI: J Lemon.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 5 for 15.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Luttrell-P Runnels-R Sievers.
E: B Wiesler (1); R Sievers (4).
Baserunning
SB: L Luttrell (1, 2nd base off B Lemon/J Hegan).
CS: L Luttrell (1, 2nd base by B Lemon/J Hegan).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Lemon, L (6-2) 7.1 11 5 4 3 3 0 2.52 37 38 -0.226 1.14 -1.7
Ray Narleski 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.80 2 1 0 0.009 0.17 0.7
Team Totals 8 11 5 4 3 4 0 4.50 39 38 1 0 -0.217 1.09 -1.0

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Wiesler, W (1-2) 9 8 3 2 5 4 1 7.39 41 60 0.283 0.99 1.5
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 5 4 1 2.00 41 60 0.283 0.99 1.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Lemon (4; J Lemon).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Rice, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - Bill McKinley, 3B - Red Flaherty.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 4,738.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Jim Busby CF 1 Eddie Yost 3B
2 Chico Carrasquel SS 2 Whitey Herzog LF
3 Bobby Avila 2B 3 Pete Runnels 2B
4 Al Smith LF 4 Roy Sievers 1B
5 Vic Wertz 1B 5 Jim Lemon RF
6 Rudy Regalado 3B 6 Karl Olson CF
7 Rocky Colavito RF 7 Lyle Luttrell SS
8 Jim Hegan C 8 Lou Berberet C
9 Bob Lemon P 9 Bob Wiesler P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 0-2 0 -2- R WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon 19% 55% Triple to RF; Luttrell Scores
t3 1-0 1 --- R CLE B. Lemon B. Wiesler -11% 30% Home Run
b7 3-2 2 1-3 R WSH J. Lemon B. Lemon 9% 89% Single to CF; Yost Scores; Sievers to 2B
t2 0-0 0 1-- CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler -9% 37% Single to LF; Smith to 3B
b5 1-2 1 --3 R WSH E. Yost B. Lemon 9% 57% Single to LF; Berberet Scores

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' Bob Wiesler facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Wiesler 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Wiesler 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Wiesler 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSH E. Yost B. Lemon -2% 53% Foul Flyball: C
b1 0-0 1 --- O WSH W. Herzog B. Lemon -2% 51% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- WSH P. Runnels B. Lemon 1% 52% Single to LF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O WSH R. Sievers B. Lemon -2% 50% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Smith B. Wiesler -4% 46% Single to LF
t2 0-0 0 1-- CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler -9% 37% Single to LF; Smith to 3B
t2 0-0 0 1-3 ROO CLE R. Regalado B. Wiesler 6% 43% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Smith Scores/No RBI
t2 1-0 2 --- O CLE R. Colavito B. Wiesler 1% 44% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 5-6-7
b2 0-1 0 --- O WSH J. Lemon B. Lemon -3% 42% Strikeout
b2 0-1 1 --- O WSH K. Olson B. Lemon -2% 40% Groundout: P-1B
b2 0-1 2 --- WSH L. Luttrell B. Lemon 1% 41% Single to LF
b2 0-1 2 1-- O WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon -3% 39% Luttrell Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- O CLE J. Hegan B. Wiesler 2% 41% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 1-0 1 --- R CLE B. Lemon B. Wiesler -11% 30% Home Run
t3 2-0 1 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Wiesler 1% 31% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 2-0 2 --- CLE C. Carrasquel B. Wiesler -1% 31% Single to RF
t3 2-0 2 1-- CLE B. Avila B. Wiesler -2% 29% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Carrasquel to 2B
t3 2-0 2 12- O CLE A. Smith B. Wiesler 3% 32% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 8-9-1
b3 0-2 0 --- O WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon -3% 30% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 0-2 1 --- O WSH B. Wiesler B. Lemon -2% 28% Strikeout (C-1B)
b3 0-2 2 --- O WSH E. Yost B. Lemon -1% 27% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 5-6-7
t4 2-0 0 --- O CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler 2% 28% Flyball: CF
t4 2-0 1 --- O CLE R. Regalado B. Wiesler 1% 30% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t4 2-0 2 --- CLE R. Colavito B. Wiesler -1% 29% Walk
t4 2-0 2 1-- CLE J. Hegan B. Wiesler -2% 27% Walk; Colavito to 2B
t4 2-0 2 12- O CLE B. Lemon B. Wiesler 3% 31% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 2-3-4
b4 0-2 0 --- O WSH W. Herzog B. Lemon -3% 28% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-2 1 --- O WSH P. Runnels B. Lemon -2% 26% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-2 2 --- WSH R. Sievers B. Lemon 2% 27% Single to LF
b4 0-2 2 1-- WSH J. Lemon B. Lemon 3% 30% Hit By Pitch; Sievers to 2B
b4 0-2 2 12- O WSH K. Olson B. Lemon -5% 25% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 1-2-3
t5 2-0 0 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Wiesler 2% 26% Flyball: CF
t5 2-0 1 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Wiesler 1% 28% Strikeout
t5 2-0 2 --- CLE B. Avila B. Wiesler -1% 27% Single to LF
t5 2-0 2 1-- O CLE A. Smith B. Wiesler 2% 28% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 7-8-9
b5 0-2 0 --- WSH L. Luttrell B. Lemon 8% 37% Double to LF
b5 0-2 0 -2- R WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon 19% 55% Triple to RF; Luttrell Scores
b5 1-2 0 --3 O WSH B. Wiesler B. Lemon -7% 48% Strikeout
b5 1-2 1 --3 R WSH E. Yost B. Lemon 9% 57% Single to LF; Berberet Scores
b5 2-2 1 1-- O WSH W. Herzog B. Lemon -2% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B; Yost to 2B
b5 2-2 2 -2- O WSH P. Runnels B. Lemon -5% 50% Popfly: SS
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 2.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 5-6-7
t6 2-2 0 --- O CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 2-2 1 --- O CLE R. Regalado B. Wiesler 2% 56% Foul Flyball: 3B
t6 2-2 2 --- CLE R. Colavito B. Wiesler -2% 54% Walk
t6 2-2 2 1-- CLE J. Hegan B. Wiesler -3% 51% Single to RF; Colavito to 2B
t6 2-2 2 12- O CLE B. Lemon B. Wiesler 6% 58% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 4-5-6
b6 2-2 0 --- WSH R. Sievers B. Lemon 5% 63% Single to LF
b6 2-2 0 1-- WSH J. Lemon B. Lemon 7% 70% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Sievers to 2B
b6 2-2 0 12- O WSH K. Olson B. Lemon -2% 68% Flyball: CF (Deep CF); Sievers to 3B
b6 2-2 1 1-3 RO WSH L. Luttrell B. Lemon 4% 72% Groundout: P-2B/Forceout at 2B; Sievers Scores/unER
b6 3-2 2 1-- WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon 1% 73% Luttrell Steals 2B
b6 3-2 2 -2- WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon 1% 74% Walk
b6 3-2 2 12- O WSH B. Wiesler B. Lemon -4% 70% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 1-2-3
t7 2-3 0 --- O CLE J. Busby B. Wiesler 4% 74% Strikeout Looking
t7 2-3 1 --- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Wiesler 3% 77% Popfly: 2B
t7 2-3 2 --- O CLE B. Avila B. Wiesler 2% 79% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 1-2-3
b7 3-2 0 --- WSH E. Yost B. Lemon 3% 82% Walk
b7 3-2 0 1-- O WSH W. Herzog B. Lemon -1% 81% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Yost to 2B
b7 3-2 1 -2- O WSH P. Runnels B. Lemon -2% 78% Groundout: P unassisted; Yost to 3B
b7 3-2 2 --3 WSH R. Sievers B. Lemon 1% 79% Walk
b7 3-2 2 1-3 R WSH J. Lemon B. Lemon 9% 89% Single to CF; Yost Scores; Sievers to 2B
b7 4-2 2 12- WSH K. Olson B. Lemon 1% 90% Single to SS; Sievers to 3B; Lemon to 2B
b7 4-2 2 123 O WSH L. Luttrell B. Lemon -3% 87% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 4-5-6
t8 2-4 0 --- O CLE A. Smith B. Wiesler 4% 90% Flyball: RF
t8 2-4 1 --- O CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler 2% 93% Flyball: CF
t8 2-4 2 --- CLE R. Regalado B. Wiesler -2% 91% Single to SS
t8 2-4 2 1-- CLE R. Colavito B. Wiesler -3% 87% Single to LF; Regalado to 2B
t8 2-4 2 12- O CLE J. Hegan B. Wiesler 7% 94% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Indians' Bob Lemon facing 8-9-1
b8 4-2 0 --- WSH L. Berberet B. Lemon 1% 95% Single to RF
Carlos Paula pinch runs for Lou Berberet (C) batting 8th
b8 4-2 0 1-- O WSH B. Wiesler B. Lemon -0% 95% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Paula to 2B
b8 4-2 1 -2- R WSH E. Yost B. Lemon 3% 98% Double to RF; Paula Scores
Ray Narleski replaces Bob Lemon pitching and batting 9th
b8 5-2 1 -2- O WSH W. Herzog R. Narleski -0% 97% Flyball: CF
b8 5-2 2 -2- O WSH P. Runnels R. Narleski -0% 97% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 5.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-5, Senators' Bob Wiesler facing 9-1-2
Ed Fitz Gerald replaces Carlos Paula (PR) playing C batting 8th
Sam Mele pinch hits for Ray Narleski (P) batting 9th
t9 2-5 0 --- O CLE S. Mele B. Wiesler 2% 99% Flyball: RF
t9 2-5 1 --- CLE J. Busby B. Wiesler -2% 96% Walk
t9 2-5 1 1-- O CLE C. Carrasquel B. Wiesler 2% 99% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Busby to 2B
t9 2-5 2 -2- R CLE B. Avila B. Wiesler -2% 96% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Busby Scores/No RBI/unER
t9 3-5 2 1-- CLE A. Smith B. Wiesler -4% 93% Walk; Avila to 2B
t9 3-5 2 12- O CLE V. Wertz B. Wiesler 7% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Senators 5.

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