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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 31-52L4000 002 000 222
Baltimore Orioles 48-37W3210 012 01x 7121
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 08, 1961
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Milt Pappas - 2-hitter

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss25.055100030.270838313023
    Jim Riverarf38.351400100.220231111152
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.036401000.277754871190
    Norm Siebern1b27.347400000.2768053210491
    Gene Stephenscf28.169400000.189598274182
    Deron Johnsonlf22.356400000.1493440160
    Haywood Sullivanc30.205300000.281591183281
    Wayne Causey3b24.194210010.28131167180
    Lew Kraussep18.074100000.22266000
        Jay Hankinsph25.244111000.1693434341
        Art Ditmarp32.096000000.09119260000
        Norm Bassp22.168000000.0382020000
        Joe Nuxhallph-p32.343000010.39324340160
    Totals: 2822150.0715474025 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Brooks Robinson3b24.051512001.299855411280
    Russ Snyderlf27.016322020.29456254063
    Jackie Brandtcf27.071421111.344654664276
    Jim Gentile1b27.035501101.3037623022811
    Gus Triandosc30.343200011.2767686714490
        Dave Philleyph41.053100000.2395312841151
        Hank Foilesc32.028100000.0837453010
    Whitey Herzogrf29.242222230.257524173141
    Ron Hansenss23.094402111.254832508321
    Jerry Adair2b24.203401112.24265917214
    Milt Pappasp22.058501002.10310103010
    Totals: 36712699.3336284956 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ron Hansen (9), Brooks Robinson (17)
    3B:  Whitey Herzog (2), Russ Snyder (4)
    RBIs:  Jerry Adair (21), Jackie Brandt (27), Jim Gentile (81), Ron Hansen (32), Whitey Herzog 2 (14), Jim Rivera (5)
    GDP:  Jim Gentile (8), Jerry Lumpe (9), Jim Rivera (2)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Krausse  (L 1-4)18.07457436704.661.7900055
    Art Ditmar32.09613220005.111.3500020267
    Norm Bass22.16811001104.401.400002222
    Joe Nuxhall32.34311112105.001.6700017344
    Pitching Totals:81276990 00064638

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Milt Pappas  (W 6-3)22.05892215003.551.1600011109
    Pitching Totals:9221500 00011109

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Krausse 0-0-0;  Art Ditmar 0-0-0;  Norm Bass 0-0-0;  Joe Nuxhall 0-0-0;  Milt Pappas 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lew Krausse 28;  Art Ditmar 6;  Norm Bass 5;  Joe Nuxhall 6;  Milt Pappas 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:18    Attendance:  14,046
    Umpires:   Home:   Eddie Hurley  1B  Jim Honochick  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Bill Kinnamon 

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