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Wally Westlake

Waldon Thomas Westlake

Positions: Outfielder and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 186 lb.

Born: November 8, 1920 in Gridley, CA
High School: Christian Brothers HS (Sacramento , CA)
Signed
by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1940. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 15, 1947 (Age 26.158, 7,934th in MLB history)   vs. CHC 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1947 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Pirates/Indians/Cardinals/Reds/Orioles/... 1947-1956

Last Game: May 12, 1956 (Age 35.186)   vs. PIT 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Brother of Jim Westlake
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Career Home Runs

For all seasons after 1973, the play-by-play data is complete (summary of missing data for pre-1974). For some games from 1954 to 1973, we do not have complete play-by-play.

Wally Westlake: 133 Career Home Runs

0 leading off, 3 walk-off, 13 tying, 33 go ahead, 24 lacking some details (For more accurate walk-off HR totals, see the Batting Event Finder)
4 Tms
PIT103
CLE21
STL6
CIN3
 
vs RHP105
vs LHP28
 
Home78
Away55
 
Leverage
High Lev24
Medium Lev46
Low Lev38
15 Opps
BRO19
CHC19
CIN17
NYG16
PHI15
BSN13
STL12
CHW5
BOS4
PHA3
NYY3
DET3
BAL/SLB2
WSH1
PIT1
82 Pitchers
Russ Meyer4
Howie Fox4
Howie Pollet4
Warren Spahn4
Clint Hartung4
Billy Hoeft3
Ralph Branca3
Johnny Sain3
Bob Rush3
Frank Hiller3
Hal Gregg3
Billy Pierce3
Larry Jansen3
Cal McLish2
Robin Roberts2
Clyde King2
Doyle Lade2
Jim Konstanty2
Hank Borowy2
Hugh Casey2
12 Parks
Forbes Fld65
Shibe Pk9
ClevelandStd9
Ebbets Fld9
Polo Grounds9
Crosley Fld8
Sprtsmn3/Busch5
Wrigley Fld5
Fenway Pk4
Braves Fld4
Comiskey Pk3
Tiger Stad3
Where Hit
Unk65
760
95
83
General field locations
when available.
 
2 Inside the Park
 
Game Totals
1·HR gms101
2·HR gms14
4·HR gms1
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
 
OrderPos
5th67
6th37
4th14
Unk6
7th4
3rd4
9th1
Outs
040
136
232
Unk25
 
DefPos
CF54
RF52
LF14
3B12
PH1
Bases
---82
1--21
12-12
--37
1236
-2-4
-231
 
225 RBI
RISP30
0 on71
1 on39
2 on16
3 on7
Any on62
Inning
17
222
312
420
59
616
710
826
99
Extra2
 
1-341
4-645
7-end47
RelScore
+4..8
+37
+27
+114
Tied27
-116
-27
-34
-4..19
Unk24
 
Ahead36
Tied27
Behind46
Unk24
Before event,
for batter

Play By Play

View Pitches · WE and WPA Explanation
1947 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
1 1 1 1 1947-04-18 PIT CIN Joe Beggs tied 2-2 b 4 2 --- 1 6 9 0.132 65% Home Run
2 2 2 2 1947-04-18 PIT CIN Clayton Lambert ahead 6-4 b 5 2 12- 3 6 9 0.148 95% Home Run; Greenberg Scores; Kiner Scores
3 3 3 1 1947-04-24 PIT CHC Hank Borowy behind 3-6 b 8 0 --- 1 6 9 0.081 17% Home Run
4 4 4 1 1947-05-08 PIT @ BSN Johnny Beazley behind 0-1 t 2 0 --- 1 6 9 0.104 50% Home Run
5 5 5 1 1947-05-28 PIT CHC Doyle Lade b 6 --- 2 9
6 6 6 2 1947-05-28 PIT CHC Doyle Lade behind 1-6 b 6 1 1-- 2 7 9 0.079 14% Home Run; Kluttz Scores
7 7 7 1 1947-06-03 (2) PIT @ BRO Hal Gregg behind 0-6 t 4 1 12- 3 7 9 0.098 17% Home Run; Gustine Scores; Kiner Scores/unER
8 8 8 1 1947-06-15 (1) PIT BSN Warren Spahn behind 3-13 b 9 0 --- 1 7 8 0.000 0% Home Run
9 9 9 1 1947-06-20 PIT PHI Schoolboy Rowe ahead 5-0 b 7 2 --- 1 7 8 0.009 99% Home Run
10 10 10 1 1947-06-29 PIT @ CHC Claude Passeau behind 0-1 t 3 2 123 4 6 9 0.362 78% Home Run; Cox Scores; Gustine Scores; Greenberg Scores
11 11 11 1 1947-07-03 PIT CIN Johnny Hetki behind 1-2 b 2 0 --- 1 6 9 0.106 55% Home Run
12 12 12 2 1947-07-03 PIT CIN Johnny Hetki ahead 6-3 b 8 0 --- 1 6 9 0.016 99% Home Run
13 13 13 1 1947-07-10 (1) PIT @ PHI Dutch Leonard ahead 1-0 t 2 1 --- 1 6 9 0.100 69% Home Run
14 14 14 1 1947-07-15 (1) PIT @ BRO Hugh Casey ahead 7-4 t 7 1 123 4 6 8 0.063 99% Home Run; Gustine Scores; Kiner Scores; Fletcher Scores
15 15 15 1 1947-08-26 PIT @ BRO Hal Gregg ahead 1-0 t 1 2 12- 3 6 9 0.216 80% Home Run; Kiner Scores; Gustine Scores
16 16 16 1 1947-09-04 PIT CIN Buddy Lively tied 0-0 b 2 2 --- 1 6 9 0.108 62% Home Run
17 17 17 1 1947-09-06 PIT CHC Paul Erickson tied 6-6 b 10 1 --- 1 6 9 0.416 100% Walk-Off Home Run
18 18 18 1 1947-09-18 PIT BRO Clyde King tied 7-7 b 9 1 --- 1 6 9 0.416 100% Walk-Off Home Run
1948 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
19 19 1 1 1948-04-25 (2) PIT @ CIN Howie Fox behind 2-3 t 3 1 123 4 6 8 0.287 79% Home Run; Kiner Scores; West Scores; Stevens Scores
20 20 2 1 1948-05-08 PIT NYG Larry Jansen behind 0-8 b 4 2 --- 1 5 8 0.010 2% Home Run
21 21 3 1 1948-05-30 (1) PIT STL Howie Pollet tied 0-0 b 2 1 --- 1 5 9 0.109 64% Home Run
22 22 4 2 1948-05-30 (1) PIT STL Howie Pollet ahead 2-0 b 4 0 1-- 2 5 9 0.103 91% Home Run; Kiner Scores
23 23 5 1 1948-05-30 (2) PIT STL Jim Hearn tied 0-0 b 2 0 --- 1 5 8 0.105 66% Home Run
24 24 6 1 1948-06-05 PIT BSN Warren Spahn tied 0-0 b 1 2 12- 3 5 9 0.243 79% Home Run (Deep LF); Rojek Scores; Kiner Scores
25 25 7 2 1948-06-05 PIT BSN Warren Spahn behind 3-5 b 3 2 1-- 2 5 9 0.216 51% Home Run (Deep LF); Kiner Scores
26 26 8 1 1948-06-16 PIT @ NYG Alex Konikowski t 6 --- 1 5 9
27 27 9 2 1948-06-16 PIT @ NYG Alex Konikowski tied 4-4 t 6 0 --- 1 5 9 0.161 66% Home Run
28 28 10 1 1948-06-18 PIT @ PHI Robin Roberts t 7 --- 1 5 9
29 29 11 1 1948-07-15 (2) PIT NYG Ray Poat b 8 --- 3 5 8
30 30 12 2 1948-07-15 (2) PIT NYG Ray Poat behind 0-10 b 8 1 12- 3 5 8 0.002 0% Home Run; Walker Scores; Kiner Scores
31 31 13 1 1948-07-30 PIT @ BRO Ralph Branca ahead 3-2 t 4 1 --- 1 5 8 0.111 71% Home Run
32 32 14 1 1948-08-16 PIT CIN Johnny Vander Meer behind 1-2 b 6 2 --- 1 5 8 0.191 52% IPHR Inside-the-park Home Run to CF
33 33 15 1 1948-08-24 PIT BRO Carl Erskine ahead 2-1 b 4 0 --- 1 5 8 0.101 79% Home Run
34 34 16 1 1948-08-25 PIT BRO Hugh Casey behind 5-11 b 8 1 --- 1 5 8 0.007 1% Home Run (Line Drive)
35 35 17 1 1948-08-26 (1) PIT PHI Monk Dubiel behind 2-3 b 6 1 123 4 5 8 0.342 90% Home Run; Rojek Scores; Murtaugh Scores; Walker Scores
36 36 18 1 1948-09-07 PIT STL Murry Dickson b 8 --- 1 5 9
37 37 19 1 1948-09-20 (2) PIT @ PHI Lou Possehl behind 2-7 t 8 1 --- 1 5 9 0.011 2% IPHR Inside-the-park Home Run to CF
1949 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
38 38 1 1 1949-04-25 PIT CHC Bob Rush tied 0-0 b 2 0 --- 1 4 8 0.104 66% Home Run
39 39 2 2 1949-04-25 PIT CHC Jess Dobernic ahead 4-2 b 7 1 --3 2 4 8 0.054 97% Home Run; Kiner Scores
40 40 3 1 1949-05-11 PIT @ BRO Jack Banta ahead 4-1 t 7 2 --- 1 4 8 0.055 93% Home Run
41 41 4 1 1949-05-13 PIT STL Harry Brecheen tied 0-0 b 2 0 --- 1 4 8 0.104 66% Home Run
42 42 5 1 1949-05-14 PIT STL Howie Pollet b 2 --- 1 8
43 43 6 2 1949-05-14 PIT STL Howie Pollet tied 0-0 b 2 0 --- 1 4 8 0.104 66% Home Run
44 44 7 1 1949-05-25 PIT BRO Rex Barney behind 1-2 b 3 2 --3 2 3 9 0.211 63% Home Run; Rackley Scores
45 45 8 1 1949-05-30 (1) PIT CHC Bob Rush ahead 2-1 b 3 2 1-- 2 4 8 0.175 82% Home Run; Walker Scores
46 46 9 1 1949-05-30 (2) PIT CHC Cal McLish ahead 3-1 b 1 0 --- 1 4 8 0.072 80% Home Run
47 47 10 1 1949-06-05 PIT @ BRO Ralph Branca tied 0-0 t 2 1 --- 1 5 8 0.104 58% Home Run
48 48 11 1 1949-06-10 PIT @ NYG Larry Jansen tied 0-0 t 2 1 --3 2 6 8 0.134 68% Home Run (Deep RF); Kiner Scores/unER
49 49 12 1 1949-06-14 PIT BSN Bob Hall behind 1-3 b 8 1 --- 1 5 8 0.123 25% Home Run
50 50 13 1 1949-06-25 PIT BRO Ralph Branca tied 2-2 b 1 0 12- 3 5 8 0.169 80% Home Run; Restelli Scores; Kiner Scores
51 51 14 1 1949-07-01 PIT @ CHC Bob Muncrief t 5 --- 1 9
52 52 15 1 1949-07-16 (1) PIT @ NYG Clint Hartung t 2 --- 1 5 9
53 53 16 2 1949-07-16 (1) PIT @ NYG Clint Hartung tied 0-0 t 2 0 --- 1 5 9 0.104 60% Home Run
54 54 17 3 1949-07-16 (1) PIT @ NYG Clint Hartung t 8 --- 2 5 9
55 55 18 4 1949-07-16 (1) PIT @ NYG Clint Hartung ahead 4-0 t 8 0 1-- 2 5 9 0.022 99% Home Run; Kiner Scores
56 56 19 1 1949-07-16 (2) PIT @ NYG Red Webb t 3 --- 2 5 9
57 57 20 1 1949-07-23 PIT @ BSN Warren Spahn behind 2-6 t 4 0 1-- 2 5 9 0.118 26% Home Run (Deep LF); Kiner Scores
58 58 21 1 1949-08-07 (2) PIT PHI Jim Konstanty b 8 --- 3 9
59 59 22 1 1949-09-13 PIT PHI Hank Borowy b 1 --- 1 5 9
60 60 23 1 1949-09-16 PIT BRO Rex Barney ahead 7-1 b 8 1 1-- 2 5 9 0.002 100% Home Run; Kiner Scores
61 61 24 1 1949-09-18 (2) PIT NYG Adrian Zabala b 6 --- 4 9
62 62 25 1 1949-09-25 (2) PIT @ CIN Howie Fox t 2 --- 2 5 9
63 63 26 1 1949-09-29 PIT STL Ted Wilks ahead 5-1 b 8 0 1-- 2 5 9 0.008 100% Home Run (Deep LF); Hopp Scores
1950 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
64 64 1 1 1950-04-21 PIT CIN Herm Wehmeier ahead 1-0 b 2 0 --- 1 5 8 0.089 74% Home Run
65 65 2 2 1950-04-21 PIT CIN Herm Wehmeier ahead 4-1 b 5 2 12- 3 5 8 0.096 97% Home Run; Kiner Scores; Fernandez Scores
66 66 3 1 1950-04-22 PIT CIN Kent Peterson ahead 5-1 b 3 0 --- 1 5 8 0.039 93% Home Run
67 67 4 1 1950-04-23 PIT CIN Frank Smith ahead 1-0 b 2 0 --- 1 5 8 0.089 74% Home Run
68 68 5 1 1950-05-23 PIT @ PHI Russ Meyer tied 0-0 t 8 2 123 4 6 9 0.424 96% Home Run; Rojek Scores; Kiner Scores; Schenz Scores
69 69 6 1 1950-05-24 PIT @ PHI Bubba Church tied 0-0 t 7 1 12- 3 6 9 0.324 88% Home Run; Coogan Scores; Kiner Scores
70 70 7 1 1950-05-30 (2) PIT STL Red Munger b 4 --- 1 8
71 71 8 1 1950-06-03 PIT BSN Johnny Sain behind 1-3 b 1 2 --3 2 5 8 0.168 51% Home Run; Bell Scores
72 72 9 2 1950-06-03 PIT BSN Johnny Sain behind 4-8 b 5 2 --3 2 5 8 0.128 24% Home Run; Bell Scores
73 73 10 1 1950-06-06 PIT NYG Jack Kramer behind 3-10 b 9 0 --- 1 5 8 0.002 0% Home Run
74 74 11 1 1950-06-09 PIT BRO Jack Banta tied 1-1 b 3 1 -23 3 5 8 0.173 82% Home Run; Bell Scores; Kiner Scores
75 75 12 1 1950-06-16 PIT @ BSN Johnny Sain behind 0-2 t 4 1 --- 1 5 8 0.106 34% Home Run (Deep LF)
76 76 13 1 1950-07-26 PIT @ BSN Vern Bickford t 6 --- 2 6 8
77 77 14 1 1950-08-10 PIT CHC Paul Minner b 4 --- 1 4 8
78 78 15 1 1950-08-22 PIT BRO Dan Bankhead behind 6-10 b 9 2 --- 1 4 9 0.004 1% Home Run (Line Drive)
79 79 16 1 1950-08-26 PIT PHI Robin Roberts behind 0-1 b 3 2 12- 3 5 8 0.299 73% Home Run; Phillips Scores; Kiner Scores
80 80 17 1 1950-09-02 PIT STL Gerry Staley ahead 1-0 b 3 0 123 4 5 8 0.123 93% Home Run; O'Connell Scores; Kiner Scores/unER; Bell Scores
81 81 18 1 1950-09-06 PIT @ CIN Ewell Blackwell behind 0-2 t 5 1 --- 1 5 8 0.109 33% Home Run
82 82 19 1 1950-09-10 (2) PIT @ STL Erv Dusak ahead 1-0 t 4 1 --- 1 4 8 0.109 70% Home Run
83 83 20 1 1950-09-14 (1) PIT @ NYG Larry Jansen tied 1-1 t 6 1 1-- 2 5 8 0.255 76% Home Run; Bell Scores
84 84 21 1 1950-09-17 PIT @ PHI Russ Meyer behind 1-5 t 9 0 1-- 2 5 8 0.043 8% Home Run; Bell Scores
85 85 22 1 1950-09-19 (2) PIT @ BRO Erv Palica behind 0-3 t 8 0 --- 1 5 8 0.067 14% Home Run
86 86 23 1 1950-10-01 (1) PIT @ CIN Willie Ramsdell t 6 --- 2 5 8
87 87 24 1 1950-10-01 (2) PIT @ CIN Frank Smith t 9 --- 1 5 7
1951 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
88 88 1 1 1951-04-17 PIT STL Tom Poholsky ahead 4-3 b 6 0 --- 1 5 7 0.105 85% Home Run
89 89 2 1 1951-04-21 PIT @ CIN Howie Fox t 9 --- 1 5 7
90 90 3 1 1951-04-24 PIT @ CHC Turk Lown tied 0-0 t 1 2 12- 3 5 7 0.248 74% Home Run; Metkovich Scores; Kiner Scores
91 91 4 1 1951-04-29 (2) PIT CIN Howie Fox behind 0-1 b 9 0 --- 1 9 PH 0.436 64% Home Run
92 92 5 1 1951-05-09 PIT @ PHI Russ Meyer behind 3-5 t 5 2 1-- 2 5 5 0.239 45% Home Run (Deep LF); Bell Scores
93 93 6 1 1951-05-11 PIT CHC Bob Rush behind 1-7 b 6 --- 3 6 5
94 94 7 1 1951-05-12 PIT CHC Frank Hiller behind 0-7 b 4 2 -2- 2 5 5 0.039 7% Home Run; Kiner Scores
95 95 8 2 1951-05-12 PIT CHC Frank Hiller behind 3-8 b 7 0 --- 1 5 5 0.032 7% Home Run
96 96 9 1 1951-05-17 PIT NYG Roger Bowman ahead 10-7 b 8 2 --3 2 5 5 0.022 99% Home Run; Beard Scores
97 97 10 1 1951-05-18 PIT BSN Max Surkont behind 2-11 b 8 0 --- 1 5 5 0.001 0% Home Run
98 98 11 1 1951-05-19 PIT BSN Vern Bickford behind 0-4 b 4 0 --- 1 5 5 0.071 21% Home Run (Deep LF)
99 99 12 1 1951-05-22 PIT BRO Carl Erskine behind 2-4 b 2 0 --- 1 6 5 0.103 44% Home Run (Line Drive)
100 100 13 1 1951-05-23 PIT BRO Don Newcombe behind 0-3 b 4 2 1-- 2 6 5 0.190 37% Home Run; Bell Scores
101 101 14 1 1951-06-04 PIT @ PHI Russ Meyer ahead 3-0 t 3 1 1-- 2 6 5 0.102 91% Home Run; Bell Scores
102 102 15 1 1951-06-09 PIT @ BRO Clyde King ahead 2-1 t 8 2 --3 2 6 5 0.181 92% Home Run; Nelson Scores
103 103 16 1 1951-06-14 PIT BSN Bob Chipman ahead 6-1 b 5 1 1-- 2 6 5 0.026 99% Home Run (Deep LF); Kiner Scores
104 104 17 1 1951-06-16 STL PHI Jim Konstanty tied 3-3 b 8 2 12- 3 4 8 0.380 97% Home Run; Schoendienst Scores; Musial Scores
105 105 18 1 1951-07-04 STL @ CHC Cal McLish ahead 3-0 t 5 2 1-- 2 4 8 0.105 93% Home Run; Musial Scores
106 106 19 1 1951-07-20 STL @ BRO Preacher Roe behind 1-5 t 9 0 --- 1 4 8 0.019 3% Home Run (Line Drive)
107 107 20 1 1951-08-13 STL CHC Frank Hiller b 2 --- 1 5 8
108 108 21 1 1951-09-09 (2) STL @ PIT Junior Walsh tied 4-4 t 7 1 -2- 2 5 9 0.267 80% Home Run; Musial Scores
109 109 22 1 1951-09-22 STL CHC Paul Minner b 8 --- 1 4 9
1952 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
110 110 1 1 1952-05-30 (1) CIN @ CHC Turk Lown behind 1-2 t 4 0 --- 1 5 8 0.131 50% Home Run
111 111 2 1 1952-07-13 (1) CIN NYG Hal Gregg b 8 --- 2 3 9
112 112 3 1 1952-07-20 (1) CIN PHI Curt Simmons b 6 --- 1 3 9
113 113 4 1 1952-09-01 (1) CLE @ SLB Tommy Byrne ahead 7-2 t 8 0 1-- 2 6 9 0.010 100% Home Run; Rosen Scores
1953 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
114 114 1 1 1953-05-05 CLE NYY Whitey Ford behind 0-11 b 8 1 --- 1 5 8 0.000 0% Home Run
115 115 2 1 1953-05-30 (1) CLE @ CHW Billy Pierce tied 0-0 t 3 0 1-- 2 3 8 0.172 71% Home Run; Avila Scores
116 116 3 1 1953-07-26 (2) CLE WSH Sonny Dixon behind 5-6 b 7 1 --- 1 6 8 0.243 55% Home Run
117 117 4 1 1953-07-31 CLE @ PHA Bobo Newsom ahead 7-5 t 6 2 -2- 2 5 7 0.138 91% Home Run; Rosen Scores
118 118 5 1 1953-08-19 CLE @ DET Billy Hoeft behind 0-1 t 4 1 --- 1 5 8 0.129 47% Home Run
119 119 6 1 1953-08-27 CLE NYY Bob Kuzava tied 2-2 b 11 1 1-- 2 6 9 0.368 100% Walk-Off Home Run; Doby Scores
120 120 7 1 1953-09-02 CLE PHA Harry Byrd behind 0-3 b 2 1 1-- 2 6 9 0.167 41% Home Run; Rosen Scores
121 121 8 2 1953-09-02 CLE PHA Harry Byrd ahead 4-3 b 4 0 --- 1 6 9 0.103 79% Home Run
122 122 9 1 1953-09-04 CLE CHW Billy Pierce behind 4-5 b 7 2 -2- 2 6 9 0.440 76% Home Run; Smith Scores
1954 HRs #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
123 123 1 1 1954-04-13 CLE @ CHW Billy Pierce tied 0-0 t 4 1 --- 1 6 7 0.132 61% Home Run
124 124 2 1 1954-04-14 CLE @ CHW Don Johnson ahead 4-2 t 8 0 --- 1 6 7 0.064 93% Home Run
125 125 3 1 1954-04-25 CLE @ DET Billy Hoeft behind 2-3 t 4 0 --- 1 6 9 0.132 50% Home Run
126 126 4 2 1954-04-25 CLE @ DET Billy Hoeft ahead 4-3 t 5 2 12- 3 6 9 0.254 90% Home Run; Rosen Scores; Doby Scores
127 127 5 1 1954-06-11 CLE @ BOS Willard Nixon ahead 5-1 t 8 1 --- 1 6 7 0.021 98% Home Run
128 128 6 1 1954-06-13 (1) CLE @ BOS Frank Sullivan behind 0-1 t 2 1 --- 1 6 7 0.104 48% Home Run
129 129 7 1 1954-06-13 (2) CLE @ BOS Tex Clevenger tied 0-0 t 2 2 --- 1 6 7 0.107 57% Home Run
130 130 8 1 1954-06-27 CLE NYY Whitey Ford tied 1-1 b 6 0 1-- 2 5 7 0.228 85% Home Run; Rosen Scores
131 131 9 1 1954-07-03 CLE CHW Sandy Consuegra behind 2-3 b 8 2 --- 1 5 7 0.337 53% Home Run
132 132 10 1 1954-07-08 CLE BAL Lou Kretlow ahead 2-0 b 6 1 1-- 2 5 7 0.098 95% Home Run; Rosen Scores
133 133 11 1 1954-07-22 (2) CLE @ BOS Hal Brown ahead 1-0 t 4 0 --- 1 5 7 0.106 73% Home Run

About the SABR Home Run Encyclopedia

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