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GAME INFORMATION


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Kansas City Athletics 51-53L1230 000 001 6142
Boston Red Sox 47-58W1402 151 31x 17181
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 05, 1959
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Geiger - 6 RBis
  • Frank Malzone - 2 home runs, 5 RBis, 4 hits


  • Top Inning 1

    Bill Tuttle vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Russ Snyder vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Williams vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Roger Maris vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Dick Williams advanced to 2b
    Jerry Lumpe vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Dick Williams advanced to 3b, Roger Maris advanced to 2b
    Preston Ward vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Dick Williams scored, Roger Maris scored, Jerry Lumpe advanced to 3b, Preston Ward advanced to 2b9 on error by
    Harry Chiti vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Kansas City Athletics lead Boston Red Sox 2-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Pumpsie Green vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Pete Runnels vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Pumpsie Green advanced to 2b
    Gary Geiger vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Pumpsie Green scored, Pete Runnels scored
    Ted Williams vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jackie Jensen vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error . Gary Geiger scored
    Frank Malzone vs Johnny Kucks  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Jackie Jensen scored
    Don Buddin vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Sammy White vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 4-2


    Top Inning 2

    Wayne Terwilliger vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Howie Reed vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Wayne Terwilliger advanced to 2b
    Bill Tuttle vs Earl Wilson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Wayne Terwilliger scored, Howie Reed advanced to 2b
    Russ Snyder vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Williams vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Howie Reed advanced to 3b, Bill Tuttle advanced to 2b
    Roger Maris vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Howie Reed scored, Bill Tuttle advanced to 3b, Dick Williams advanced to 2b
    Jerry Lumpe vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Bill Tuttle scored, Dick Williams advanced to 3b, Roger Maris advanced to 2b
    Preston Ward vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Kansas City Athletics lead Boston Red Sox 5-4


    Bottom Inning 2

    Ike Delock vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Pumpsie Green vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Pete Runnels vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Kansas City Athletics lead Boston Red Sox 5-4


    Top Inning 3

    Harry Chiti vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Wayne Terwilliger vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Howie Reed vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Wayne Terwilliger caught stealing 2b
    Kansas City Athletics lead Boston Red Sox 5-4


    Bottom Inning 3

    Gary Geiger vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Ted Williams vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jackie Jensen vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Frank Malzone vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Gary Geiger scored, advancement unknown
    Don Buddin vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Sammy White vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Don Buddin advanced to 2b
    Ike Delock vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 6-5


    Top Inning 4

    Bill Tuttle vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Russ Snyder vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Williams vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 6-5


    Bottom Inning 4

    Pumpsie Green vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Pete Runnels vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Pumpsie Green advanced to 2b
    Gary Geiger vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    13Sacrifice bunt to . Pumpsie Green advanced to 3b, Pete Runnels advanced to 2b
    Ted Williams vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Pumpsie Green scored
    Jackie Jensen vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 7-5


    Top Inning 5

    Roger Maris vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jerry Lumpe vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Preston Ward vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 7-5


    Bottom Inning 5

    Frank Malzone vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Don Buddin vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Don Buddin stole second base
    Sammy White vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Don Buddin scored
    Ike Delock vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Sammy White stole second base
    Pumpsie Green vs Howie Reed  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Sammy White advanced to 3b
    Pete Runnels vs Ned Garver  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Sammy White scored, Pumpsie Green advanced to 2b
    Gary Geiger vs Ned Garver  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Pumpsie Green scored, Pete Runnels scored
    Ted Williams vs Ned Garver  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Jackie Jensen vs Ned Garver  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 12-5


    Top Inning 6

    Harry Chiti vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Wayne Terwilliger vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bob Cerv vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Wayne Terwilliger advanced to 2b
    Bill Tuttle vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 12-5


    Bottom Inning 6

    Frank Malzone vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Don Buddin vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Sammy White vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Ike Delock vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Pumpsie Green vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 13-5


    Top Inning 7

    Russ Snyder vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Williams vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Roger Maris vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 13-5


    Bottom Inning 7

    Pete Runnels vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Gary Geiger vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Pete Runnels advanced to 2b
    Marty Keough vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jackie Jensen vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Pete Runnels scored
    Frank Malzone vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Jackie Jensen scored
    Don Buddin vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Frank Malzone scored
    Sammy White vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 16-5


    Top Inning 8

    Jerry Lumpe vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Preston Ward vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Harry Chiti vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Wayne Terwilliger vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Harry Chiti advanced to 3b
    Bob Grim vs Ike Delock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 16-5


    Bottom Inning 8

    Vic Wertz vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Pumpsie Green vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Pete Runnels vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Gary Geiger vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled . Jim Mahoney scored
    Marty Keough vs Bob Grim  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Athletics 17-5


    Top Inning 9

    Bill Tuttle vs Leo Kiely  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Zeke Bella vs Leo Kiely  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Bill Tuttle advanced to 3b
    Dick Williams vs Leo Kiely  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Bill Tuttle scored
    Roger Maris vs Leo Kiely  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox beat Kansas City Athletics 17-6


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