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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 2-4L13.57713000 200 100 353
Cleveland Indians 5-0W5--111010 100 101 480
Date of Game:  Friday, April 17, 1959
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ray Webster - 1st career game

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe DeMaestriss30.129400001.2315875020
    Whitey Herzogcf27.160411100.5453248120
    Hector Lopez2b29.282402000.2086538230
    Bob Cervlf32.347400000.2006470121
    Roger Marisrf24.219411100.1256267110
    Hal Smith3b28.131411100.2176448120
    Kent Hadley1b24.121300000.33358130
    Frank Housec29.058200011.2864515130
    Rip Colemanp27.261300003.000155000
        Tom Gormanp34.103000000.0003261000
        Bud Daleyp26.192000000.000276000
    Totals: 3235315.156473761 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Piersallcf29.154301000.2505920000
        Hal Naragonph-c30.198000120.0001222010
    Billy Martin2b30.336300000.0505699000
        Tito Franconaph25.164000000.0001323000
        Ray Websterph-2b21.153200001.00011000
    Minnie Minosolf36.139410010.21151180120
    Rocky Colavitorf25.250400002.3505384000
    Vic Power1b31.168412100.3335660121
    Woodie Held3b27.023401000.1905202370
    George Stricklandss33.097312010.5295749130
    Russ Nixonc24.057200001.1875177020
        Carroll Hardyph-cf25.3342120001.000128000
    Gary Bellp22.151200001.000232000
        Jim Bolgerph27.054000010.0001240000
        Dick Brodowskip26.265000000.000353000
    Totals: 3348255.242505870 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Hector Lopez 2 (2), George Strickland (3)
    HR:  Whitey Herzog (1), Roger Maris (1), Vic Power (1), Hal Smith (1)
    RBIs:  Whitey Herzog (2), Roger Maris (1), Hal Naragon (1), Vic Power (2), Hal Smith (2)
    SH:  Dick Brodowski (1)
    GDP:  Minnie Minoso (1)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rip Coleman27.26167333414.501.67000158
    Tom Gorman34.10300001000.001.000003262
    Bud Daley  (L 0-1)26.1922.21101100.000.75000278
    Pitching Totals:8.7843551 0006398

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Gary Bell22.15175331534.201.07000234
    Dick Brodowski  (W 1-0)26.26520000000.000.25000354
    Pitching Totals:9533153 000588

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rip Coleman 0-0-0;  Tom Gorman 0-0-0;  Bud Daley 0-0-0;  Gary Bell 0-0-0;  Dick Brodowski 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rip Coleman 27;  Tom Gorman 1;  Bud Daley 11;  Gary Bell 27;  Dick Brodowski 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:10    Attendance:  18,850
    Umpires:   Home:   John Rice  1B  Eddie Rommel  2B  Johnny Stevens  3B  Larry Napp 

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