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@BOS
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@NYY
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10
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1
0
Friday, September 11, 1959, 8:05PM
, Griffith Stadium
Attendance: 6,261, Time of Game: 2:08
Indians
4
82-58
 Lost 2 
2nd, 4 GB
at Senators
5
58-83
 Won 2 
8th, 28½ GB
W: Pedro Ramos (13-17)
L: Mike Garcia (3-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         1  1  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    4  9  2
Senators        0  1  2   0  1  0   0  1  X    5  8  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Minnie Minoso LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .294 .373 .455 .828 0.136 1.17 0.190 -0.054 0.5 2 0 2B
Chuck Tanner CF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.034 1.53 0.078 -0.043 0.4 2 0
Vic Power 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .294 .337 .425 .762 0.055 1.84 0.137 -0.082 -0.1 3 2
Tito Francona 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .378 .418 .594 1.012 -0.064 1.40 0.093 -0.157 0.0 5 2 GDP
Rocky Colavito RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .263 .345 .532 .877 -0.075 1.44 0.047 -0.122 -0.3 1 0
Russ Nixon C 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .221 .264 .296 .560 0.020 1.35 0.116 -0.096 0.2 5 0 2B,GDP
   Ray Webster PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 .172 .291 .463 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Ed Fitz Gerald C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .246 .311 .319 .630 -0.052 2.09 0.000 -0.052 -0.2 0 0
George Strickland 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .238 .308 .303 .611 -0.203 1.35 0.000 -0.203 -1.4 0 1 GDP
Woodie Held SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .258 .317 .479 .796 -0.077 0.98 0.000 -0.077 -0.7 3 0
Mudcat Grant P 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .208 .222 .264 .486 0.069 0.99 0.092 -0.022 0.8 3 2
   Elmer Valo PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286 .414 .286 .700 0.067 1.43 0.067 0.000 0.4
   Billy Moran PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Mike Garcia P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .071 .071 .143 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jack Harshman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128 .265 .205 .470 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 34 4 9 3 0 8 34 .265 .265 .324 .588 -0.090 1.40 0.820 -0.908 -0.4 24 7
2B: R Nixon (7, off P Ramos); M Minoso (27, off P Ramos).
TB: R Nixon 3; C Tanner 2; M Minoso 2; E Valo; R Colavito; T Francona; M Grant.
GIDP: R Nixon (8); G Strickland (7); T Francona (11).
RBI: C Tanner (2); T Francona (74); M Grant (6).
2-out RBI: T Francona; M Grant.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
E: M Minoso (5); R Nixon (5).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Consolo SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .196 .324 .246 .570 -0.090 0.86 0.000 -0.090 -1.0 5 3
Lenny Green CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .250 .318 .335 .653 0.028 0.70 0.072 -0.044 0.1 2 0 SB
Harmon Killebrew 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .242 .359 .531 .890 0.010 0.66 0.027 -0.018 0.1 0 3
Jim Lemon LF 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .277 .333 .505 .838 0.017 0.97 0.047 -0.030 -0.1 1 0 SF
Roy Sievers 1B 2 1 2 1 2 0 4 .231 .323 .451 .774 0.232 1.22 0.232 0.000 2.0 8 0
   John Romonosky PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .364 .545 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Ron Samford 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .262 .342 .604 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Dan Dobbek RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .091 .091 .091 .182 -0.124 1.69 0.000 -0.124 -1.5 1 1 SH
Johnny Schaive 2B 3 0 2 1 0 0 3 .182 .182 .273 .455 0.113 0.72 0.134 -0.021 1.2 0 3 2B
   Julio Becquer PH-1B 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .266 .297 .372 .669 0.220 2.55 0.220 0.000 0.8 2 0
Steve Korcheck C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .111 .226 .148 .374 -0.085 0.83 0.000 -0.085 -1.1 8 0
Pedro Ramos P 3 1 1 1 0 1 4 .153 .197 .236 .433 0.090 0.67 0.123 -0.033 0.5 0 2 HR,SH
Team Totals 29 5 8 5 4 5 36 .276 .353 .414 .767 0.411 0.97 0.855 -0.445 1.1 27 12
2B: J Schaive (1, off M Grant).
HR: P Ramos (1, off M Grant, 3rd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF-CF).
SF: J Lemon (6, off M Grant).
SH: P Ramos (6, off M Grant); D Dobbek (1, off M Garcia).
TB: P Ramos 4; J Schaive 3; R Sievers 2; J Becquer; H Killebrew; J Lemon.
RBI: J Schaive (1); R Sievers (46); J Lemon (91); P Ramos (2); J Becquer (25).
2-out RBI: J Schaive; R Sievers.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Consolo-R Sievers; P Ramos-B Consolo-R Sievers; J Schaive-B Consolo-R Sievers.
E: B Consolo (17).
Outfield Assists: D Dobbek (C Tanner at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: L Green (7, 2nd base off M Grant/R Nixon).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mudcat Grant 7 7 4 4 3 5 1 4.24 31 49 -0.175 0.86 -0.6
Mike Garcia, L (3-6) 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 4.00 2 0 0 -0.046 2.25 -0.2
Jack Harshman 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.97 3 1 1 -0.189 1.25 -0.3
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 4 5 1 5.62 36 49 1 1 -0.410 0.97 -1.1

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Pedro Ramos, W (13-17) 9 9 4 3 0 8 0 3.97 34 63 0.090 1.40 0.4
Team Totals 9 9 4 3 0 8 0 3.00 34 63 0.090 1.40 0.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank Soar, 1B - Nestor Chylak, 2B - Bill Summers, 3B - Bill McKinley.
Time of Game: 2:08.
Attendance: 6,261.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Washington Senators
1 Minnie Minoso LF 1 Billy Consolo SS
2 Chuck Tanner CF 2 Lenny Green CF
3 Vic Power 2B 3 Harmon Killebrew 3B
4 Tito Francona 1B 4 Jim Lemon LF
5 Rocky Colavito RF 5 Roy Sievers 1B
6 Russ Nixon C 6 Dan Dobbek RF
7 George Strickland 3B 7 Johnny Schaive 2B
8 Woodie Held SS 8 Steve Korcheck C
9 Mudcat Grant P 9 Pedro Ramos P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b8 4-4 1 -2- R WSH J. Becquer J. Harshman 22% 87% Single to CF; Romonosky Scores
t8 2-4 0 1-- CLE M. Minoso P. Ramos -19% 61% Double to CF; Moran to 3B
t8 3-4 1 --3 R CLE V. Power P. Ramos -14% 50% Reached on E6 (Pop Fly); Minoso Scores/No RBI/unER; Power to 1B
b3 1-2 0 --- R WSH P. Ramos M. Grant 12% 55% Home Run (Deep LF-CF)
b3 2-2 2 12- R WSH R. Sievers M. Grant 12% 67% Single to LF; Killebrew Scores; Lemon to 2B

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' Pedro Ramos facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE M. Minoso P. Ramos 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- CLE C. Tanner P. Ramos -2% 50% Single to RF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE V. Power P. Ramos 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Tanner to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- R CLE T. Francona P. Ramos -9% 42% Single to LF; Tanner Scores
t1 1-0 2 1-- O CLE R. Colavito P. Ramos 2% 44% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O WSH B. Consolo M. Grant -2% 42% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O WSH L. Green M. Grant -2% 40% Popfly: SS
b1 0-1 2 --- O WSH H. Killebrew M. Grant -1% 39% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- CLE R. Nixon P. Ramos -6% 34% Double to CF
t2 1-0 0 -2- O CLE G. Strickland P. Ramos 4% 38% Strikeout
t2 1-0 1 -2- O CLE W. Held P. Ramos 3% 41% Flyball: RF
t2 1-0 2 -2- R CLE M. Grant P. Ramos -9% 32% Single to CF; Nixon Scores
t2 2-0 2 1-- O CLE M. Minoso P. Ramos 2% 33% Lineout: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- O WSH J. Lemon M. Grant -2% 31% Strikeout
b2 0-2 1 --- WSH R. Sievers M. Grant 3% 34% Walk
b2 0-2 1 1-- O WSH D. Dobbek M. Grant -3% 31% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-2 2 1-- R WSH J. Schaive M. Grant 11% 42% Double to LF; Sievers Scores
b2 1-2 2 -2- O WSH S. Korcheck M. Grant -4% 38% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 2-3-4
t3 2-1 0 --- O CLE C. Tanner P. Ramos 2% 41% Strikeout
t3 2-1 1 --- O CLE V. Power P. Ramos 2% 42% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 2-1 2 --- O CLE T. Francona P. Ramos 1% 43% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 9-1-2
b3 1-2 0 --- R WSH P. Ramos M. Grant 12% 55% Home Run (Deep LF-CF)
b3 2-2 0 --- O WSH B. Consolo M. Grant -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b3 2-2 1 --- O WSH L. Green M. Grant -2% 51% Popfly: 2B
b3 2-2 2 --- WSH H. Killebrew M. Grant 1% 53% Single to SS
b3 2-2 2 1-- WSH J. Lemon M. Grant 2% 55% Single to RF; Killebrew to 2B
b3 2-2 2 12- R WSH R. Sievers M. Grant 12% 67% Single to LF; Killebrew Scores; Lemon to 2B
b3 3-2 2 12- O WSH D. Dobbek M. Grant -4% 63% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 5-6-7
t4 2-3 0 --- CLE R. Colavito P. Ramos -5% 58% Single to CF
t4 2-3 0 1-- OO CLE R. Nixon P. Ramos 10% 68% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t4 2-3 2 --- O CLE G. Strickland P. Ramos 1% 69% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 7-8-9
b4 3-2 0 --- O WSH J. Schaive M. Grant -2% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 3-2 1 --- O WSH S. Korcheck M. Grant -1% 65% Strikeout
b4 3-2 2 --- O WSH P. Ramos M. Grant -1% 64% Strikeout (foul bunt)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 8-9-1
t5 2-3 0 --- O CLE W. Held P. Ramos 3% 68% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 2-3 1 --- O CLE M. Grant P. Ramos 2% 70% Strikeout
t5 2-3 2 --- O CLE M. Minoso P. Ramos 1% 71% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 1-2-3
b5 3-2 0 --- O WSH B. Consolo M. Grant -2% 69% Lineout: P
b5 3-2 1 --- WSH L. Green M. Grant 2% 71% Walk
b5 3-2 1 1-- WSH H. Killebrew M. Grant 5% 76% Green Steals 2B; Green to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
b5 3-2 1 --3 WSH H. Killebrew M. Grant 1% 78% Walk
b5 3-2 1 1-3 RO WSH J. Lemon M. Grant 2% 80% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Green Scores
b5 4-2 2 1-- WSH R. Sievers M. Grant 2% 82% Single to LF; Killebrew to 3B; Sievers to 2B/Adv on E7
b5 4-2 2 -23 O WSH D. Dobbek M. Grant -4% 79% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 2-3-4
t6 2-4 0 --- CLE C. Tanner P. Ramos -5% 73% Single to LF
t6 2-4 0 1-- O CLE V. Power P. Ramos 5% 78% Strikeout
t6 2-4 1 1-- O CLE T. Francona P. Ramos 4% 82% Groundout: RF-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 2-4 2 1-- O CLE R. Colavito P. Ramos 3% 85% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 7-8-9
b6 4-2 0 --- WSH J. Schaive M. Grant 2% 87% Single to RF
b6 4-2 0 1-- O WSH S. Korcheck M. Grant -2% 85% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b6 4-2 1 1-- O WSH P. Ramos M. Grant -1% 84% Bunt Groundout: P unassisted/Sacrifice; Korcheck to 2B
b6 4-2 2 -2- O WSH B. Consolo M. Grant -2% 82% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 6-7-8
t7 2-4 0 --- CLE R. Nixon P. Ramos -6% 76% Single to RF
Ray Webster pinch runs for Russ Nixon (C) batting 6th
t7 2-4 0 1-- OO CLE G. Strickland P. Ramos 12% 88% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
t7 2-4 2 --- O CLE W. Held P. Ramos 1% 89% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 4-2, Indians' Mudcat Grant facing 2-3-4
Ed Fitz Gerald replaces Ray Webster (PR) playing C batting 6th
b7 4-2 0 --- O WSH L. Green M. Grant -1% 88% Flyball: LF
b7 4-2 1 --- O WSH H. Killebrew M. Grant -1% 87% Groundout: 1B-P
b7 4-2 2 --- O WSH J. Lemon M. Grant -1% 87% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Senators 4.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-4, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 9-1-2
Elmer Valo pinch hits for Mudcat Grant (P) batting 9th
t8 2-4 0 --- CLE E. Valo P. Ramos -7% 80% Single to RF
Billy Moran pinch runs for Elmer Valo (PH) batting 9th
t8 2-4 0 1-- CLE M. Minoso P. Ramos -19% 61% Double to CF; Moran to 3B
t8 2-4 0 -23 RO CLE C. Tanner P. Ramos 2% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B; Moran Scores; Minoso to 3B
t8 3-4 1 --3 R CLE V. Power P. Ramos -14% 50% Reached on E6 (Pop Fly); Minoso Scores/No RBI/unER; Power to 1B
t8 4-4 1 1-- OO CLE T. Francona P. Ramos 11% 61% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Tied 4-4, Indians' Mike Garcia facing 5-6-7
Mike Garcia replaces Billy Moran (PR) pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-4 0 --- WSH R. Sievers M. Garcia 6% 67% Walk
John Romonosky pinch runs for Roy Sievers (1B) batting 5th
b8 4-4 0 1-- O WSH D. Dobbek M. Garcia -2% 65% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Romonosky to 2B
Jack Harshman replaces Mike Garcia pitching and batting 9th
Julio Becquer pinch hits for Johnny Schaive (2B) batting 7th
b8 4-4 1 -2- R WSH J. Becquer J. Harshman 22% 87% Single to CF; Romonosky Scores
b8 5-4 1 1-- O WSH S. Korcheck J. Harshman -2% 85% Foul Flyball: 1B
b8 5-4 2 1-- O WSH P. Ramos J. Harshman -1% 84% Popfly: SS
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 5.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 4-5, Senators' Pedro Ramos facing 5-6-7
Julio Becquer moves from PH to 1B
Ron Samford replaces John Romonosky (PR) playing 2B batting 5th
t9 4-5 0 --- O CLE R. Colavito P. Ramos 7% 91% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t9 4-5 1 --- O CLE E. Fitz Gerald P. Ramos 5% 96% Groundout: P-1B
t9 4-5 2 --- O CLE G. Strickland P. Ramos 4% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Senators 5.

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