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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 35-60L5000 002 000 272
Baltimore Orioles 50-53W2100 104 40x 10111
Date of Game:  Friday, August 02, 1957
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ken Lehman - 1st career save

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hector Lopez3b28.024310010.302763518261
    Mickey McDermott1b28.338301001.26738353230
        Vic Power1b29.275100001.255764709271
    Gus Zerniallf34.036411001.2277989315411
    Lou Skizasrf25.061402100.2548016612313
    Billy Martin2b29.078401100.265765306246
    Woodie Heldcf25.130401001.255434510263
    Tim Thompsonc33.154300002.187491485120
        Hal Smithph26.238100000.2987031712292
    Billy Hunterss29.059401000.187664654131
    Ned Garverp31.220200000.13816197030
        Tom Morganp27.074000000.11127176000
        Rip Colemanp26.002000000.0001451000
        Irv Norenph32.246000010.230628002160
        Wally Burnettep28.043000000.2272137010
        Jack Urbanp28.240000000.1541818000
        Bob Cervph31.089100000.300772907260
    Totals: 3427226.2068885307 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

     
    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Gardner2b30.014512101.2761033564348
    Bob Boyd1b31.305500001.324962614270
    Al Pilarcikrf27.030432010.273961634309
    Tito Franconalf23.271522100.220601997286
    Joe Ginsbergc30.295322200.314544101121
        Frank Zupoc17.339000000.00033000
    Brooks Robinson3b20.076100000.1431839040
        George Kellpr-3b34.344211200.278738947292
    Jim Busbycf30.206200020.236789555215
    Willy Mirandass31.070411100.182696020111
    Connie Johnsonp34.218301100.1322485031
        Ken Lehmanp29.053000100.2311847020
    Totals: 341011932.3246924014 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Billy Hunter (6)
    3B:  Tito Francona (1)
    RBIs:  Tito Francona (28), Billy Gardner (34), Joe Ginsberg 2 (12), Connie Johnson (3), George Kell 2 (29), Ken Lehman (2), Billy Martin (24), Willy Miranda (11), Lou Skizas (31)
    CS: Al Pilarcik (7)
    SH:  Joe Ginsberg (2)
    SF:  Ken Lehman (1)
    GDP:  Ned Garver (1), Billy Martin (10)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ned Garver  (L 4-9)31.22055431004.231.2600017180
    Tom Morgan27.0740.23221004.421.4300028180
    Rip Coleman26.0020.10000004.891.830001554
    Wally Burnette28.04302430004.801.550002238
    Jack Urban28.24021001202.821.240001717
    Pitching Totals:811108320 00099469

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

     
    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Connie Johnson  (W 9-6)34.2186.17222503.421.180002486
    Ken Lehman  (Sv 1)29.0532.20000101.710.980001746
    Pitching Totals:9722260 00041132

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Connie Johnson; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ned Garver 0-0-0;  Tom Morgan 0-0-0;  Rip Coleman 0-0-0;  Wally Burnette 0-0-0;  Jack Urban 0-0-0;  Connie Johnson 0-0-0;  Ken Lehman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ned Garver 22;  Tom Morgan 6;  Rip Coleman 1;  Wally Burnette 4;  Jack Urban 7;  Connie Johnson 27;  Ken Lehman 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:36    Attendance:  12,126
    Umpires:   Home:   Charlie Berry  1B  Frank Tabacchi  2B  Bill McKinley  3B  Hank Soar 


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