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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 1-0W1--228020 002 001 580
Boston Red Sox 0-1L118816001 000 010 2104
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 11, 1961
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Dick Howser - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Chuck Schilling - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Carl Yastrzemski - 1st career game, 1st career hit

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Lumpe2b27.313200030.0001413000
    Dick Howserss24.332501000.20011000
    Norm Siebernlf27.259501000.2001453000
    Marv Throneberry1b27.221401011.2501246000
    Leo Posadarf24.361411010.250111000
    Bill Tuttlecf31.281512000.4001998000
    Andy Carey3b29.176320020.0001782000
    Haywood Sullivanc30.117411110.250160010
    Ray Herbertp31.117301200.3331223020
        Don Larsenp31.247100000.0001256000
        Bud Daleyp28.186000000.0001142000
    Totals: 3658381.222113585 

    Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Chuck Schilling2b23.168402010.50011000
    Gary Geigercf24.007401011.2501286000
    Vic Wertz1b36.061411110.25011157010
    Jackie Jensenrf34.033400012.00011276000
    Carl Yastrzemskilf21.233501002.20011000
    Pete Runnels3b33.074403100.75011345010
    Russ Nixonc26.051301000.3331359000
        Jim Pagliaroniph-c23.124100000.000130000
    Pumpsie Greenss27.166300010.0001184000
    Bill Monbouquettep24.243211000.500182000
        Tracy Stallardp23.223000000.00015000
        Carroll Hardyph27.328000010.0001162000
        Mike Fornielesp29.084000000.0001312000
        Frank Malzoneph31.042100000.0001636000
        Ted Willsp27.061000000.000126000
    Totals: 35210265.286155862 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gary Geiger (1), Dick Howser (1), Leo Posada (1), Haywood Sullivan (1)
    3B:  Marv Throneberry (1)
    RBIs:  Ray Herbert 2 (2), Pete Runnels (1), Haywood Sullivan (1), Vic Wertz (1)
    CS: Carl Yastrzemski (1)
    GDP:  Dick Howser (1), Russ Nixon (1)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Herbert  (W 1-0)31.11766113301.501.500001231
    Don Larsen31.2471.12112109.004.000001216
    Bud Daley  (Sv 1)28.1861.22001100.001.500001153
    Pitching Totals:91022650 0003600

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Bill Monbouquette  (L 0-1)24.2436.16316001.502.00000179
    Tracy Stallard23.2230.21001000.002.0000015
    Mike Fornieles29.08411000000.001.000001311
    Ted Wills27.06110101100.001.00000125
    Pitching Totals:9841810 0004420

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Herbert 0-0-0;  Don Larsen 0-0-0;  Bud Daley 0-0-0;  Bill Monbouquette 0-0-0;  Tracy Stallard 0-0-0;  Mike Fornieles 0-0-0;  Ted Wills 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Herbert 25;  Don Larsen 8;  Bud Daley 8;  Bill Monbouquette 31;  Tracy Stallard 4;  Mike Fornieles 4;  Ted Wills 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:28    Attendance:  10,277
    Umpires:   Home:   Eddie Hurley  1B  Jim Honochick  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Bill Kinnamon 

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