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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 15-13W35448060 000 205 13210
Boston Red Sox 9-17L4109916000 200 000 231
Date of Game:  Monday, May 15, 1961
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Piersall - 4 hits

  • Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b33.281611100.343281085060
        Mike De la Hoz2b22.225000000.143554010
    Jim Piersallcf31.182624100.3272611780111
    Tito Franconalf27.192513110.311266172160
    Vic Power1b33.196512300.279289771190
    Willie Kirklandrf27.087601001.237234071112
    Johnny Romanoc26.265533200.290271933140
    Woodie Heldss29.051523100.25728476190
        Jack Kubiszynss24.147000000.00055000
    Bubba Phillips3b33.081422111.246286253140
    Mudcat Grantp25.276412010.2319148000
    Totals: 4613211032.4572335765 

    Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Chuck Schilling2b23.202301011.24826261131
    Gary Geigercf24.041210020.19324309252
    Carl Yastrzemskilf21.267311210.22723233150
    Vic Wertz1b36.095400000.2632111773100
    Jackie Jensenrf34.067400001.164201295131
    Frank Malzone3b31.076400000.12214649000
    Russ Nixonc26.085301010.28818376160
    Don Buddinss27.010300000.2387527030
        Ted Willsp27.095000000.000833000
        Dave Hillmanp33.244200001.0008139000
        Pete Runnelsph33.108100000.305251369181
        Mike Fornielesp29.118000000.00011322000
    Totals: 2923253.1032056245 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Willie Kirkland (2), Bubba Phillips (6), Vic Power 2 (8), Johnny Romano (8)
    HR:  Johnny Romano (3), Carl Yastrzemski (3)
    RBIs:  Tito Francona (16), Woodie Held (9), Bubba Phillips (14), Jim Piersall (11), Vic Power 3 (19), Johnny Romano 2 (14), Johnny Temple (6), Carl Yastrzemski 2 (15)
    SF:  Vic Power (5)
    GDP:  Johnny Temple (2), Carl Yastrzemski (5)

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mudcat Grant  (W 2-0)25.27693225313.001.230006120
    Pitching Totals:9322531 0006120

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Ted Wills  (L 1-2)27.0951.17661006.752.25000832
    Dave Hillman33.2446.28221211.201.030008137
    Mike Fornieles29.11816551009.001.8900011321
    Pitching Totals:9211313321 00027490

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mudcat Grant 0-0-0;  Ted Wills 0-0-0;  Dave Hillman 0-0-0;  Mike Fornieles 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mudcat Grant 34;  Ted Wills 12;  Dave Hillman 29;  Mike Fornieles 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  3,130
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Bill Kinnamon  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Eddie Hurley 

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