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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BAL
3
0
CHW
@BAL
4
0
KCA
@BOS
17
6
KCA
@BOS
9
4
DET
@NYY
2
0
DET
@NYY
3
0
CLE
@WSH
5
3
CLE
@WSH
4
2
CIN
@CHC
7
0
CIN
@CHC
4
2
PIT
@LAD
12
1
PHI
@SFG
1
3
MLN
@STL
4
2
Sunday, June 15, 1958, 1:03PM
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:20
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Indians
5
28-30
 Won 3 
4th, 8½ GB
at Senators
3
26-30
 Lost 3 
6th, 10½ GB
W: Gary Bell (2-0)
L: Russ Kemmerer (3-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   0  2  0   2  0  1    5  9  1
Senators        0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  2    3  8  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Roger Maris CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .230 .714 -0.055 0.62 0.014 -0.069 -0.7 4 0 CS
Billy Hunter SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 .197 .621 -0.061 0.62 0.000 -0.061 -0.7 5 3
Minnie Minoso LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .291 .847 -0.011 0.43 0.022 -0.033 -0.2 1 0 2B
Preston Ward 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 .331 .797 -0.038 0.53 0.014 -0.052 0.4 0 1 3B
Rocky Colavito RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 .310 .924 -0.012 0.79 0.040 -0.052 0.4 3 1
Mickey Vernon 1B 4 2 3 2 0 0 .361 1.030 0.243 0.79 0.247 -0.004 1.5 7 0 HR,2B,GDP
Russ Nixon C 4 1 1 1 0 1 .301 .758 0.117 0.82 0.178 -0.061 0.5 4 0 3B,GDP
   Dick Brown C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .710 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Billy Moran 2B 2 0 0 1 0 0 .207 .507 0.033 0.94 0.063 -0.030 0.2 3 7 SH
Gary Bell P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .143 -0.037 0.79 0.000 -0.037 -0.4 0 0
   Don Mossi P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .067 .129 -0.004 0.15 0.000 -0.004 -0.1 0 0
   Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .432 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 5 9 5 0 5 .273 .818 0.175 0.67 0.578 -0.403 0.9 27 12
2B: M Vernon (9, off R Kemmerer); M Minoso (11, off R Kemmerer).
3B: P Ward (1, off B Byerly); R Nixon (3, off R Kemmerer).
HR: M Vernon (5, off R Kemmerer; 7th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to RF).
SH: B Moran (6, off R Kemmerer).
TB: M Vernon 7; R Nixon 3; P Ward 3; R Colavito 2; M Minoso 2; R Maris.
GIDP: M Vernon (3); R Nixon (10).
RBI: M Vernon 2 (29); B Moran (11); R Colavito (31); R Nixon (10).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 2 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Hunter-B Moran-M Vernon 2.
E: B Hunter (4).
Outfield Assists: R Colavito (R Bridges at 1st base).
Baserunning
CS: R Maris (2, 2nd base by R Kemmerer/C Courtney).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Herb Plews 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 .315 .795 0.011 1.21 0.091 -0.081 -0.1 3 1 2B
Albie Pearson CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .243 .653 -0.032 1.10 0.041 -0.073 -0.1 1 0 2B,SH
Roy Sievers 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 .285 .891 0.005 1.24 0.085 -0.079 -0.2 7 0
Clint Courtney C 2 0 0 0 1 0 .229 .591 -0.059 1.35 0.009 -0.068 -0.3 5 1
   Bud Byerly P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Eddie Yost PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 .203 .598 0.020 0.39 0.020 0.000 0.4
Jim Lemon LF 4 1 1 2 0 1 .239 .754 -0.048 1.13 0.047 -0.095 0.9 1 0 HR
Rocky Bridges SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .313 .773 0.082 1.22 0.135 -0.053 0.3 4 3
Neil Chrisley RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .264 .838 -0.002 1.14 0.056 -0.058 -0.1 2 0 2B
   Norm Zauchin PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .794 -0.073 3.36 0.000 -0.073 -0.3
Ken Aspromonte 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .225 .643 -0.112 1.17 0.000 -0.112 -0.9 2 4 GDP
   Julio Becquer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .490 -0.097 2.45 0.000 -0.097 -0.5 GDP
Russ Kemmerer P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .077 .220 -0.066 1.25 0.000 -0.066 -0.5 1 1
   Ed Fitz Gerald PH-C 1 0 1 0 0 0 .360 .789 0.047 0.97 0.047 0.000 0.4 1 0
Team Totals 33 3 8 3 1 4 .242 .689 -0.324 1.26 0.531 -0.855 -1.1 27 10
2B: N Chrisley (2, off G Bell); A Pearson (11, off G Bell); H Plews (6, off G Bell).
HR: J Lemon (9, off D Mossi; 9th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to CF).
SH: A Pearson (8, off G Bell).
TB: J Lemon 4; A Pearson 2; H Plews 2; N Chrisley 2; E Yost; R Bridges; E Fitz Gerald; R Sievers.
GIDP: K Aspromonte (9); J Becquer (4).
RBI: J Lemon 2 (31); R Sievers (36).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. K Aspromonte-R Bridges-R Sievers; K Aspromonte-R Sievers.
E: R Kemmerer (1).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gary Bell, W (2-0) 5.1 4 1 1 1 3 0 2.49 21 58 0.124 1.08 1.3
Don Mossi, H (2) 2.2 4 2 2 0 1 1 3.68 12 1 0 0.031 1.30 -1.0
Hoyt Wilhelm, S (3) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.44 2 1 0 0.170 2.91 0.8
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 4 1 3.00 35 58 2 0 0.325 1.26 1.1
D Mossi faced 3 batters in the 9th inning.

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Russ Kemmerer, L (3-4) 8 7 4 4 0 4 1 4.20 30 56 -0.161 0.74 -0.3
Bud Byerly 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 6.86 4 0 0 -0.014 0.11 -0.5
Team Totals 9 9 5 5 0 5 1 5.00 34 56 0 0 -0.175 0.67 -0.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Berry, 1B - Bill McKinley, 2B - Red Flaherty, 3B - Nestor Chylak.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Rain.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Roger Maris CF 1 Herb Plews 3B
2 Billy Hunter SS 2 Albie Pearson CF
3 Minnie Minoso LF 3 Roy Sievers 1B
4 Preston Ward 3B 4 Clint Courtney C
5 Rocky Colavito RF 5 Jim Lemon LF
6 Mickey Vernon 1B 6 Rocky Bridges SS
7 Russ Nixon C 7 Neil Chrisley RF
8 Billy Moran 2B 8 Ken Aspromonte 2B
9 Gary Bell P 9 Russ Kemmerer P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t5 0-0 1 -2- R CLE R. Nixon R. Kemmerer 18% 71% Triple to CF (CF-RF); Vernon Scores
t7 2-1 0 1-- RR CLE M. Vernon R. Kemmerer 16% 91% Home Run; Colavito Scores
b9 3-5 1 1-- OO WSH J. Becquer H. Wilhelm 10% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b6 0-2 0 --- WSH H. Plews G. Bell -9% 67% Double to LF (LF-CF)
b9 3-5 0 --- WSH R. Bridges D. Mossi -9% 83% Single to SS (Ground Ball)

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' Russ Kemmerer facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Maris R. Kemmerer -2% 48% Popfly: 3B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Hunter R. Kemmerer -1% 46% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- CLE M. Minoso R. Kemmerer 2% 49% Double to RF
t1 0-0 2 -2- O CLE P. Ward R. Kemmerer -3% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSH H. Plews G. Bell 2% 48% Lineout: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- WSH A. Pearson G. Bell -4% 43% Double to LF (Ground Ball)
b1 0-0 1 -2- O WSH R. Sievers G. Bell 3% 47% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 2 -2- WSH C. Courtney G. Bell -1% 46% Walk
b1 0-0 2 12- O WSH J. Lemon G. Bell 4% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Colavito R. Kemmerer -2% 48% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 1 --- CLE M. Vernon R. Kemmerer 3% 50% Single to LF
t2 0-0 1 1-- OO CLE R. Nixon R. Kemmerer -5% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- O WSH R. Bridges G. Bell 2% 47% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 1 --- O WSH N. Chrisley G. Bell 2% 49% Flyball: CF
b2 0-0 2 --- O WSH K. Aspromonte G. Bell 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Moran R. Kemmerer -2% 48% Foul Popfly: C
t3 0-0 1 --- O CLE G. Bell R. Kemmerer -2% 46% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 0-0 2 --- CLE R. Maris R. Kemmerer 1% 47% Single to RF
t3 0-0 2 1-- O CLE B. Hunter R. Kemmerer -3% 45% Maris Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- O WSH R. Kemmerer G. Bell 2% 47% Strikeout Looking
b3 0-0 1 --- O WSH H. Plews G. Bell 2% 49% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b3 0-0 2 --- O WSH A. Pearson G. Bell 1% 50% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Hunter R. Kemmerer -3% 47% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-0 1 --- O CLE M. Minoso R. Kemmerer -2% 45% Flyball: RF
t4 0-0 2 --- O CLE P. Ward R. Kemmerer -1% 44% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Gary Bell facing 3-4-5
b4 0-0 0 --- O WSH R. Sievers G. Bell 3% 47% Popfly: SS
b4 0-0 1 --- O WSH C. Courtney G. Bell 2% 49% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-0 2 --- O WSH J. Lemon G. Bell 1% 50% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Colavito R. Kemmerer -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-0 1 --- CLE M. Vernon R. Kemmerer 6% 53% Double to LF
t5 0-0 1 -2- R CLE R. Nixon R. Kemmerer 18% 71% Triple to CF (CF-RF); Vernon Scores
t5 1-0 1 --3 R CLE B. Moran R. Kemmerer 6% 77% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; Nixon Scores
t5 2-0 1 1-- O CLE G. Bell R. Kemmerer -2% 75% Bunt Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
t5 2-0 2 1-- O CLE R. Maris R. Kemmerer -2% 73% Lineout: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 6-7-8
b5 0-2 0 --- O WSH R. Bridges G. Bell 3% 76% Popfly: 1B
b5 0-2 1 --- WSH N. Chrisley G. Bell -6% 71% Double to CF
b5 0-2 1 -2- O WSH K. Aspromonte G. Bell 5% 75% Popfly: SS
b5 0-2 2 -2- O WSH R. Kemmerer G. Bell 4% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 2-3-4
t6 2-0 0 --- O CLE B. Hunter R. Kemmerer -2% 78% Popfly: SS
t6 2-0 1 --- O CLE M. Minoso R. Kemmerer -1% 77% Strikeout
t6 2-0 2 --- O CLE P. Ward R. Kemmerer -1% 76% Groundout: 2B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Gary Bell facing 1-2-3
b6 0-2 0 --- WSH H. Plews G. Bell -9% 67% Double to LF (LF-CF)
b6 0-2 0 -2- O WSH A. Pearson G. Bell 3% 70% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Plews to 3B
b6 0-2 1 --3 R WSH R. Sievers G. Bell -8% 62% Single to LF; Plews Scores
Don Mossi replaces Gary Bell pitching and batting 9th
b6 1-2 1 1-- O WSH C. Courtney D. Mossi 5% 67% Flyball: CF
b6 1-2 2 1-- O WSH J. Lemon D. Mossi 4% 71% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 5-6-7
t7 2-1 0 --- CLE R. Colavito R. Kemmerer 4% 74% Single to LF
t7 2-1 0 1-- RR CLE M. Vernon R. Kemmerer 16% 91% Home Run; Colavito Scores
t7 4-1 0 --- O CLE R. Nixon R. Kemmerer -1% 90% Flyball: CF
t7 4-1 1 --- O CLE B. Moran R. Kemmerer -1% 89% Popfly: SS
t7 4-1 2 --- O CLE D. Mossi R. Kemmerer -0% 89% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-4, Indians' Don Mossi facing 6-7-8
b7 1-4 0 --- WSH R. Bridges D. Mossi -5% 84% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
b7 1-4 0 1-- O WSH N. Chrisley D. Mossi 4% 88% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b7 1-4 1 1-- OO WSH K. Aspromonte D. Mossi 5% 94% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 1.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-1, Senators' Russ Kemmerer facing 1-2-3
t8 4-1 0 --- O CLE R. Maris R. Kemmerer -1% 93% Popfly: 3B
t8 4-1 1 --- O CLE B. Hunter R. Kemmerer -0% 93% Foul Popfly: 3B
t8 4-1 2 --- O CLE M. Minoso R. Kemmerer -0% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-4, Indians' Don Mossi facing 9-1-2
Ed Fitz Gerald pinch hits for Russ Kemmerer (P) batting 9th
b8 1-4 0 --- WSH E. Fitz Gerald D. Mossi -5% 88% Single to RF
b8 1-4 0 1-- O WSH H. Plews D. Mossi 4% 92% Strikeout
b8 1-4 1 1-- O WSH A. Pearson D. Mossi 3% 95% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 1-4 2 1-- O WSH R. Sievers D. Mossi 2% 97% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 1.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-1, Senators' Bud Byerly facing 4-5-6
Bud Byerly replaces Clint Courtney (C) pitching and batting 4th
Ed Fitz Gerald moves from PH to C
t9 4-1 0 --- CLE P. Ward B. Byerly 1% 98% Triple to RF (Fly Ball)
t9 4-1 0 --3 R CLE R. Colavito B. Byerly 0% 99% Single to P (Ground Ball); Ward Scores
t9 5-1 0 1-- OO CLE M. Vernon B. Byerly -0% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t9 5-1 2 --- O CLE R. Nixon B. Byerly -0% 98% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 5, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-5, Indians' Don Mossi facing 4-5-6
Eddie Yost pinch hits for Bud Byerly (P) batting 4th
b9 1-5 0 --- WSH E. Yost D. Mossi -2% 96% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
b9 1-5 0 1-- RR WSH J. Lemon D. Mossi -5% 92% Home Run; Yost Scores
b9 3-5 0 --- WSH R. Bridges D. Mossi -9% 83% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
Hoyt Wilhelm replaces Don Mossi pitching and batting 9th
Dick Brown replaces Russ Nixon playing C batting 7th
Norm Zauchin pinch hits for Neil Chrisley (RF) batting 7th
b9 3-5 0 1-- O WSH N. Zauchin H. Wilhelm 7% 90% Groundout: RF-SS/Forceout at 2B
Julio Becquer pinch hits for Ken Aspromonte (2B) batting 8th
b9 3-5 1 1-- OO WSH J. Becquer H. Wilhelm 10% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 5, Senators 3.

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