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Tuesday, September 28, 1965,
, D.C. Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:16
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Athletics
1
58-99
 Lost 2 
10th, 40 GB
at Senators
6
68-89
 Won 1 
8th, 31 GB
W: Joe Coleman (1-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  4  1
Senators        1  1  0   0  3  1   0  0  X    6 10  0

Kansas City Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bert Campaneris SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .273 .331 .390 .721 -0.018 0.63 0.050 -0.068 -0.4 1 2 CS
Wayne Causey 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .262 .342 .344 .686 -0.042 0.41 0.000 -0.042 -0.6 0 1
Jose Tartabull RF-LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .325 .376 .429 .804 -0.002 0.39 0.026 -0.029 -0.3 3 0 3B
Ken Harrelson 1B 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .243 .331 .436 .768 0.001 0.57 0.037 -0.036 0.1 7 0
Dick Green 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .235 .312 .368 .680 -0.040 0.67 0.016 -0.055 0.3 2 4 2B
Billy Bryan C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .253 .315 .443 .758 -0.051 0.55 0.001 -0.052 0.4 9 0 2B
Jim Landis CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .240 .348 .312 .660 -0.050 0.50 0.000 -0.050 -1.2 0 0
Tommie Reynolds LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .241 .331 .316 .647 -0.041 0.86 0.000 -0.041 -0.3 2 0
   Santiago Rosario PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238 .292 .350 .642 -0.006 0.24 0.000 -0.006 -0.5
   Mike Hershberger RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .294 .317 .612 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Catfish Hunter P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .158 .158 .184 .342 -0.026 0.54 0.000 -0.026 -0.2 0 2
   Jim Dickson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Paul Lindblad P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Larry Stahl PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .236 .394 .630 -0.003 0.10 0.000 -0.003 -0.2
   Ron Tompkins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 4 1 4 3 34 .133 .235 .267 .502 -0.278 0.53 0.130 -0.408 -2.9 24 9
2B: D Green (14, off J Coleman); B Bryan (11, off J Coleman).
3B: J Tartabull (4, off J Coleman).
TB: J Tartabull 3; B Bryan 2; D Green 2; B Campaneris.
RBI: B Bryan (49).
2-out RBI: B Bryan.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Hunter-D Green-K Harrelson.
E: B Bryan (8).
Baserunning
CS: B Campaneris (18, 2nd base by J Coleman/J French).

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Blasingame 2B 3 0 1 2 0 0 4 .229 .287 .299 .586 -0.006 0.49 0.025 -0.031 0.8 0 1 SF
Ken McMullen 3B 3 2 2 2 1 0 4 .270 .329 .421 .750 0.149 0.35 0.155 -0.007 2.0 2 4 HR,IW
Bob Chance RF 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .253 .315 .361 .675 0.064 0.32 0.066 -0.003 0.4 3 0 2B
Frank Howard LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .291 .358 .480 .839 -0.044 0.54 0.024 -0.068 -0.1 0 0 GDP
   Willie Kirkland LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .268 .398 .666 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Dick Nen 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .259 .308 .368 .676 0.073 0.43 0.099 -0.026 0.1 13 0 HR
Don Lock CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .217 .315 .378 .693 -0.037 0.36 0.000 -0.037 -0.8 3 0
Jim French C 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .313 .436 .406 .842 0.012 0.24 0.022 -0.010 0.3 4 1
Ed Brinkman SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .182 .251 .257 .508 0.026 0.30 0.033 -0.007 0.7 2 6
Joe Coleman P 3 0 0 0 0 3 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.015 0.42 0.002 -0.017 -0.8 0 2 SH
Team Totals 31 6 10 6 3 9 36 .323 .371 .548 .920 0.222 0.39 0.426 -0.206 2.6 27 14
2B: B Chance (9, off C Hunter).
HR: K McMullen (17, off C Hunter, 1st inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF); D Nen (6, off C Hunter, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF).
SF: D Blasingame (3, off C Hunter).
SH: J Coleman (1, off C Hunter).
IBB: K McMullen (4, by J Dickson).
TB: K McMullen 5; B Chance 4; D Nen 4; E Brinkman; J French; D Blasingame; F Howard.
GIDP: F Howard (9).
RBI: D Blasingame 2 (18); K McMullen 2 (53); D Nen (30); F Howard (82).
2-out RBI: K McMullen; D Blasingame; F Howard.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 9.

Kansas City Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Catfish Hunter, L (8-7) 4.2 7 5 5 1 3 2 4.25 21 32 -0.196 0.61 -2.3
Jim Dickson 1 3 1 1 2 1 0 3.49 8 2 1 -0.030 0.13 -1.8
Paul Lindblad 1.1 0 0 0 0 4 0 6.23 4 3 0 0.004 0.04 1.1
Ron Tompkins 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.25 3 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.4
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 3 9 2 6.75 36 32 5 1 -0.222 0.39 -2.6

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Joe Coleman, W (1-0) 9 4 1 1 4 3 0 1.00 34 74 0.278 0.53 2.9
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 4 3 0 1.00 34 74 0.278 0.53 2.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: J Dickson (6; K McMullen).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cal Drummond, 1B - Bill Kinnamon, 2B - Johnny Stevens, 3B - Larry Napp.
Time of Game: 2:16.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Athletics         Washington Senators
1 Bert Campaneris SS 1 Don Blasingame 2B
2 Wayne Causey 3B 2 Ken McMullen 3B
3 Jose Tartabull RF 3 Bob Chance RF
4 Ken Harrelson 1B 4 Frank Howard LF
5 Dick Green 2B 5 Dick Nen 1B
6 Billy Bryan C 6 Don Lock CF
7 Jim Landis CF 7 Jim French C
8 Tommie Reynolds LF 8 Ed Brinkman SS
9 Catfish Hunter P 9 Joe Coleman P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 1 --- R WSA K. McMullen C. Hunter 11% 64% Home Run
b2 1-0 0 --- R WSA D. Nen C. Hunter 10% 77% Home Run
t1 0-0 0 1-- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 6% 52% Campaneris Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b5 3-0 2 -2- R WSA K. McMullen C. Hunter 4% 94% Single to RF; Brinkman Scores
b1 1-0 1 1-- OO WSA F. Howard C. Hunter -4% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- KCA B. Campaneris J. Coleman -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 6% 52% Campaneris Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 1% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- KCA J. Tartabull J. Coleman -3% 51% Triple (CF-RF)
t1 0-0 2 --3 O KCA K. Harrelson J. Coleman 4% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Catfish Hunter facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O WSA D. Blasingame C. Hunter -2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- R WSA K. McMullen C. Hunter 11% 64% Home Run
b1 1-0 1 --- WSA B. Chance C. Hunter 2% 66% Single to RF
b1 1-0 1 1-- OO WSA F. Howard C. Hunter -4% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 1.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- O KCA D. Green J. Coleman 2% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-1 1 --- O KCA B. Bryan J. Coleman 2% 66% Groundout: P-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- O KCA J. Landis J. Coleman 1% 67% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Catfish Hunter facing 5-6-7
b2 1-0 0 --- R WSA D. Nen C. Hunter 10% 77% Home Run
b2 2-0 0 --- O WSA D. Lock C. Hunter -1% 75% Strikeout
b2 2-0 1 --- O WSA J. French C. Hunter -1% 74% Flyball: LF
b2 2-0 2 --- O WSA E. Brinkman C. Hunter -1% 73% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- O KCA T. Reynolds J. Coleman 2% 76% Flyball: RF
t3 0-2 1 --- O KCA C. Hunter J. Coleman 2% 77% Strikeout
t3 0-2 2 --- KCA B. Campaneris J. Coleman -1% 76% Single to SS
t3 0-2 2 1-- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 2% 78% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Catfish Hunter facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- O WSA J. Coleman C. Hunter -1% 77% Strikeout Looking
b3 2-0 1 --- O WSA D. Blasingame C. Hunter -1% 76% Flyball: SS
b3 2-0 2 --- O WSA K. McMullen C. Hunter -1% 75% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- O KCA J. Tartabull J. Coleman 2% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-2 1 --- KCA K. Harrelson J. Coleman -3% 75% Walk
t4 0-2 1 1-- O KCA D. Green J. Coleman 3% 78% Flyball: 3B
t4 0-2 2 1-- O KCA B. Bryan J. Coleman 2% 81% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Catfish Hunter facing 3-4-5
b4 2-0 0 --- WSA B. Chance C. Hunter 4% 85% Double to CF
b4 2-0 0 -2- O WSA F. Howard C. Hunter -3% 82% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-0 1 -2- O WSA D. Nen C. Hunter -2% 80% Flyball: RF
b4 2-0 2 -2- O WSA D. Lock C. Hunter -2% 78% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 7-8-9
t5 0-2 0 --- O KCA J. Landis J. Coleman 3% 80% Groundout: P-1B
t5 0-2 1 --- O KCA T. Reynolds J. Coleman 2% 82% Foul Flyball: C
t5 0-2 2 --- O KCA C. Hunter J. Coleman 1% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Catfish Hunter facing 7-8-9
b5 2-0 0 --- WSA J. French C. Hunter 2% 85% Walk
b5 2-0 0 1-- WSA E. Brinkman C. Hunter 3% 88% Single to SS; French to 2B
b5 2-0 0 12- O WSA J. Coleman C. Hunter 0% 88% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Brinkman to 2B; French to 3B
b5 2-0 1 -23 RO WSA D. Blasingame C. Hunter 1% 90% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; French Scores
b5 3-0 2 -2- R WSA K. McMullen C. Hunter 4% 94% Single to RF; Brinkman Scores
b5 4-0 2 1-- WSA B. Chance C. Hunter 1% 95% Single to RF; McMullen to 3B
Jim Dickson replaces Catfish Hunter pitching and batting 9th
b5 4-0 2 1-3 R WSA F. Howard J. Dickson 2% 97% Single to RF; Chance to 2B; McMullen Scores
b5 5-0 2 12- O WSA D. Nen J. Dickson -0% 96% Flyball: RF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 5.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-5, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 1-2-3
t6 0-5 0 --- O KCA B. Campaneris J. Coleman 1% 97% Flyball: RF
t6 0-5 1 --- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 0% 98% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-5 2 --- O KCA J. Tartabull J. Coleman 0% 98% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Ahead 5-0, Athletics' Jim Dickson facing 6-7-8
b6 5-0 0 --- O WSA D. Lock J. Dickson -0% 98% Flyball: RF
b6 5-0 1 --- WSA J. French J. Dickson 0% 98% Single to LF
b6 5-0 1 1-- WSA E. Brinkman J. Dickson 0% 98% Walk; French to 2B
b6 5-0 1 12- O WSA J. Coleman J. Dickson -0% 98% Strikeout
b6 5-0 2 12- R WSA D. Blasingame J. Dickson 1% 99% Single to RF; Brinkman to 3B; French Scores
b6 6-0 2 1-3 WSA K. McMullen J. Dickson 0% 99% Baserunner Advance; Blasingame to 2B/Adv on E2
b6 6-0 2 -23 WSA K. McMullen J. Dickson 0% 99% Intentional Walk
Paul Lindblad replaces Jim Dickson pitching and batting 9th
b6 6-0 2 123 O WSA B. Chance P. Lindblad -0% 99% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 6.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-6, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 4-5-6
t7 0-6 0 --- KCA K. Harrelson J. Coleman -1% 98% Walk
t7 0-6 0 1-- KCA D. Green J. Coleman -2% 97% Walk; Harrelson to 2B
t7 0-6 0 12- O KCA B. Bryan J. Coleman 1% 98% Flyball: CF; Harrelson to 3B
t7 0-6 1 1-3 O KCA J. Landis J. Coleman 1% 99% Flyball: RF
Santiago Rosario pinch hits for Tommie Reynolds (LF) batting 8th
t7 0-6 2 1-3 O KCA S. Rosario J. Coleman 1% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Ahead 6-0, Athletics' Paul Lindblad facing 4-5-6
Jose Tartabull moves from RF to LF
Mike Hershberger replaces Santiago Rosario (PH) playing RF batting 8th
b7 6-0 0 --- O WSA F. Howard P. Lindblad -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
b7 6-0 1 --- O WSA D. Nen P. Lindblad -0% 99% Strikeout
b7 6-0 2 --- O WSA D. Lock P. Lindblad -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 6.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-6, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 9-1-2
Willie Kirkland replaces Frank Howard playing LF batting 4th
Larry Stahl pinch hits for Paul Lindblad (P) batting 9th
t8 0-6 0 --- O KCA L. Stahl J. Coleman 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t8 0-6 1 --- O KCA B. Campaneris J. Coleman 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 0-6 2 --- O KCA W. Causey J. Coleman 0% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Ahead 6-0, Athletics' Ron Tompkins facing 7-8-9
Ron Tompkins replaces Larry Stahl (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 6-0 0 --- O WSA J. French R. Tompkins -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 6-0 1 --- O WSA E. Brinkman R. Tompkins -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 6-0 2 --- O WSA J. Coleman R. Tompkins -0% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 6.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-6, Senators' Joe Coleman facing 3-4-5
t9 0-6 0 --- O KCA J. Tartabull J. Coleman 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 0-6 1 --- O KCA K. Harrelson J. Coleman 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 0-6 2 --- KCA D. Green J. Coleman -0% 100% Double to LF
t9 0-6 2 -2- R KCA B. Bryan J. Coleman -0% 100% Double to RF; Green Scores
t9 1-6 2 -2- O KCA J. Landis J. Coleman 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Senators 6.

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