Update:  2014 MLB Statistics -  Batting, Pitching and Fielding statistics updated for end of season. Also updated Team Information.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 17-19W186612010 000 000 161
Cleveland Indians 24-17L13.5223006 200 10x 9130
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 28, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Piersall - 4 hits

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss25.014400001.256353501110
    Jay Hankinscf25.203400001.1642121341
    Al Pilarcikrf30.329402000.20024608081
    Jerry Lumpe2b27.360400000.277354471120
    Norm Siebernlf27.306411100.231334852120
    Marv Throneberry1b27.268402001.241342796240
    Haywood Sullivanc30.164400001.29230891160
    Wayne Causey3b24.153100010.16712148020
        Ed Rakowp24.363000000.000918000
        Don Larsenph-p31.294100001.33313268130
    Ray Herbertp31.164100001.0919231040
        Lou Klimchockph-3b21.226201000.2762554180
    Totals: 3316116.1822802683 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b33.294200010.3404010971140
        Mike De la Hozph-2b22.238200000.200857010
    Jim Piersallcf31.195514000.3293711891151
    Tito Franconalf27.205421010.307376282200
    Vic Power1b33.209421210.293409892251
    Willie Kirklandrf27.100412200.262354192193
    Johnny Romanoc26.278321110.324382046260
    Woodie Heldss29.064412200.277404884220
    Bubba Phillips3b33.094401201.268406374200
    Gary Bellp24.192301001.1309107000
    Totals: 35913942.3713245815 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Tito Francona (12), Woodie Held (9), Willie Kirkland (6), Jim Piersall (8)
    HR:  Vic Power (2), Johnny Romano (6), Norm Siebern (2)
    RBIs:  Woodie Held 2 (22), Willie Kirkland 2 (19), Bubba Phillips 2 (20), Vic Power 2 (25), Johnny Romano (26), Norm Siebern (12)
    SH:  Gary Bell (3)
    GDP:  Jim Piersall (6)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Herbert  (L 3-4)31.16448884115.401.540009239
    Ed Rakow24.36322000006.352.06000918
    Don Larsen31.29423110114.502.210007222
    Pitching Totals:81399422 00025479

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Gary Bell  (W 3-4)24.19296111613.411.180009113
    Pitching Totals:9611161 0009113

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Herbert 0-0-0;  Ed Rakow 0-0-0;  Don Larsen 0-0-0;  Gary Bell 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Herbert 23;  Ed Rakow 9;  Don Larsen 8;  Gary Bell 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:07    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Charlie Berry  1B  Joe Linsalata  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Bob Stewart 

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