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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Boston Red Sox 44-49W1202 021 002 9121
Cleveland Indians 49-43L2100 001 000 2102
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 18, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Geiger - 2 home runs

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Chuck Schilling2b23.266533000.25491912385
    Gary Geigercf24.105432410.2468236713367
    Carl Yastrzemskilf21.331503300.25584845483
    Russ Nixonc26.149401111.236534111120
    Frank Malzone3b31.140510000.229817167400
    Pete Runnels1b33.172301000.2958314273242
    Carroll Hardyrf28.061400000.271452060182
    Don Buddinss27.074322110.264745943231
    Don Schwallp25.138200001.1941313010
    Totals: 35912932.3436063909 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b33.345412010.2898011371206
    Don Dillardlf24.191501002.26143593110
    Tito Francona1b27.256300020.284886797400
    Bubba Phillips3b33.145501101.2829268913531
    Willie Kirklandrf27.151412000.2578346716533
    Chuck Essegiancf29.344301010.292401698250
    Woodie Heldss29.115402001.274785268400
    Valmy Thomasc32.270400000.17112228030
    Mudcat Grantp25.340100000.14632171040
        Bob Haleph27.253100000.17640363060
        Bob Allenp23.268000000.2502727000
        Bob Niemanph34.173101100.441231022050
        Dick Stigmanp25.176000000.125848010
        Mike De la Hozph22.289100000.26841903190
    Totals: 36210244.2786875675 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Willie Kirkland (15), Bob Nieman (2), Russ Nixon (8)
    3B:  Johnny Temple (2)
    HR:  Gary Geiger 2 (13)
    RBIs:  Don Buddin (23), Gary Geiger 4 (36), Bob Nieman (5), Russ Nixon (12), Bubba Phillips (53), Carl Yastrzemski 3 (48)
    SH:  Pete Runnels (1), Don Schwall 2 (6)
    GDP:  Frank Malzone (10), Valmy Thomas (4)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Don Schwall  (W 9-2)25.138910224403.071.610001313
    Pitching Totals:91022440 0001313

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mudcat Grant  (L 8-4)25.34058661123.791.2600020134
    Bob Allen23.26811100101.801.380002727
    Dick Stigman25.17633222004.501.46000950
    Pitching Totals:91298322 00056211

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Schwall 0-0-0;  Mudcat Grant 0-0-0;  Bob Allen 0-0-0;  Dick Stigman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Schwall 40;  Mudcat Grant 22;  Bob Allen 5;  Dick Stigman 14; 
    Time of Game:  2:20    Attendance:  6,714
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe Linsalata  1B  Frank Umont  2B  Bob Stewart  3B  Charlie Berry 

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