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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 44-23W3--111153 400 110 15151
Cleveland Indians 40-28L54.5334110 301 001 7130
Date of Game:  Friday, June 23, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Bruton - 2 home runs
  • Chuck Essegian - 2 home runs
  • Dick McAuliffe - 1st career home run

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

     
    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffess21.207611202.182210130
    Bill Brutoncf35.226532410.250669646288
    Al Kalinerf26.186511111.2916011117415
    Rocky Colavitolf27.317521210.2836774519481
    Norm Cash1b26.225232100.3716725920605
        Bobo Osborne1b25.255100010.21428127060
    Steve Boros3b24.293423110.29262924422
    Jake Wood2b24.001422111.276666653010
    Mike Roarkec30.227412211.3201717150
    Don Mossip32.163401102.17115290020
        Charlie Maxwellph34.076100000.258339142100
        Bill Fischerp30.255000000.00018164000
    Totals: 4115151577.3665014759 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b33.320412010.3026511221164
    Jim Piersallcf31.221502100.3466212142263
    Tito Franconalf27.231513200.302646553280
    Vic Power1b33.235500001.2816810173392
    Chuck Essegianrf29.319422200.304261556170
    Johnny Romanoc26.304411100.3356523112450
    Bubba Phillips3b33.120411101.2726866510401
    Woodie Heldss29.090311010.256655138330
        Barry Latmanp25.033100000.15423105010
        Dick Stigmanp25.151100001.200343010
        Jack Kubiszynph24.186100000.0001414000
        Bobby Lockep27.112000000.1001372020
        Bob Haleph27.228101000.26324347050
        Mudcat Grantpr25.315000000.13922161030
    Totals: 38713723.3425826314 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Steve Boros (11), Mike Roarke (1)
    3B:  Norm Cash (4)
    HR:  Bill Bruton 2 (6), Rocky Colavito (19), Chuck Essegian 2 (6), Tito Francona (3), Dick McAuliffe (1), Bubba Phillips (10), Johnny Romano (12)
    RBIs:  Steve Boros (42), Bill Bruton 4 (28), Norm Cash (60), Rocky Colavito 2 (48), Chuck Essegian 2 (17), Tito Francona 2 (28), Al Kaline (41), Dick McAuliffe 2 (3), Don Mossi (2), Bubba Phillips (40), Jim Piersall (26), Mike Roarke 2 (5), Johnny Romano (45), Jake Wood (30)
    CS: Al Kaline (1)
    GDP:  Jim Piersall (13)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

     
    Detroit TigersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Mossi  (W 8-1)32.163710651352.681.1800015295
    Bill Fischer  (Sv 3)30.25523111004.501.6000018170
    Pitching Totals:91376235 00033465

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Perry  (L 6-5)25.2371.24663223.901.3500015100
    Barry Latman25.0331.15772013.541.0400023111
    Dick Stigman25.15143112411.200.87000344
    Bobby Locke27.11223110104.621.590001369
    Pitching Totals:9151515774 00054324

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Jim Perry; Barry Latman; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Mossi 0-0-0;  Bill Fischer 0-0-0;  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Barry Latman 0-0-0;  Dick Stigman 0-0-0;  Bobby Locke 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Mossi 30;  Bill Fischer 10;  Jim Perry 12;  Barry Latman 11;  Dick Stigman 17;  Bobby Locke 9; 
    Time of Game:  3:02    Attendance:  24,037
    Umpires:   Home:   Johnny Stevens  1B  John Rice  2B  Harry Schwarts  3B  Larry Napp 


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