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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 54-95L2469916000 000 000 050
Washington Senators II 56-93W4448815000 201 00x 381
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 16, 1961
Stadium:  Griffith Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ken Retzer - 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
  • Pete Burnside - Complete game/Shutout

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.106402001.2911375492411
    Bobby Del Grecocf28.162300010.2431034245270
    Dick Howserss25.125400000.27214514534436
    Norm Siebern1b28.052400001.29414159317912
    Deron Johnsonlf23.061400001.22383898370
    Leo Posadarf25.154201020.2601071177500
    Wayne Causey3b24.264301010.266972338450
    Gordon MacKenziec24.069300000.1251111010
        Haywood Sullivanph30.275100000.2461091685391
    Jerry Walkerp22.216301001.25043126070
        Bill Kunkelp25.072000000.1255353000
    Totals: 3105044.16110292508 

    Washington Senators II Batting Stats

     
    Washington Senators IIPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Danny O'Connell3b34.238402101.26812990513712
    Bud Zipfel1b22.302400002.21144443161
    Gene Woodlingrf39.031302010.317104140510571
        Chuck Hintonpr-rf27.136000000.248959563214
    Jim Kinglf29.020300010.27910435110414
    Willie Tasbycf28.251300011.25513343717622
    Ken Retzerc27.139422100.38577110
    Chuck Cottier2b25.252210020.2451001992338
    Coot Vealss29.069000000.20368230081
        Bob Johnsonss25.196302000.275491255214
    Pete Burnsidep31.076300101.06729100010
    Totals: 2938355.2768623898 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Leo Posada (9), Gene Woodling (16)
    3B:  Bob Johnson (1)
    HR:  Ken Retzer (1)
    RBIs:  Pete Burnside (1), Danny O'Connell (37), Ken Retzer (1)
    SB:  Chuck Cottier (8)
    SH:  Pete Burnside (3)
    GDP:  Pete Burnside (1), Bobby Del Greco (7)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jerry Walker  (L 7-13)22.21666335314.821.5500034112
    Bill Kunkel25.07222000204.861.480005555
    Pitching Totals:8833551 00089167

    Washington Senators II Pitching Stats

     
    Washington Senators IIAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Pete Burnside  (W 3-8)31.07695004404.681.4400031108
    Pitching Totals:9500440 00031108

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Jerry Walker; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jerry Walker 0-0-0;  Bill Kunkel 0-0-0;  Pete Burnside 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jerry Walker 28;  Bill Kunkel 8;  Pete Burnside 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:09    Attendance:  2,001
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Stewart  1B  Charlie Berry  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Joe Linsalata 


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