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New York Yankees 79-42L1000 010 000 131
Cleveland Indians 63-57W3302 000 00x 5100
Date of Game:  Friday, August 18, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mudcat Grant - 3-hitter


  • Top Inning 1

    Bobby Richardson vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Tony Kubek vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Ken Aspromonte vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Piersall vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Tito Francona vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Jim Piersall scored
    Willie Kirkland vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bubba Phillips vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Tito Francona scored
    Johnny Romano vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Vic Power vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 3-0


    Top Inning 2

    Mickey Mantle vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Yogi Berra vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Elston Howard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 3-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Woodie Held vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mudcat Grant vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Ken Aspromonte vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Piersall vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Ken Aspromonte advanced to 3b9 on error by
    Tito Francona vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 3-0


    Top Inning 3

    Johnny Blanchard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Clete Boyer vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Coates vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 3-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Willie Kirkland vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bubba Phillips vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Hit by Pitch
    Unknown event PB.1-2 (10)
    Unknown. Bubba Phillips advanced to 2b
    Johnny Romano vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Vic Power vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Woodie Held vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled . Bubba Phillips scored, Johnny Romano scored
    Mudcat Grant vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-0


    Top Inning 4

    Bobby Richardson vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Kubek vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-0


    Bottom Inning 4

    Ken Aspromonte vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Piersall vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tito Francona vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Willie Kirkland vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-0


    Top Inning 5

    Mickey Mantle vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Yogi Berra vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Elston Howard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Johnny Blanchard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Bottom Inning 5

    Bubba Phillips vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Johnny Romano vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Vic Power vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Top Inning 6

    Clete Boyer vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bud Daley vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled (Ground-rule) () to
    Bobby Richardson vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Tony Kubek vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Bottom Inning 6

    Woodie Held vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mudcat Grant vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Ken Aspromonte vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Piersall vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Top Inning 7

    Mickey Mantle vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Yogi Berra vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Elston Howard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Bottom Inning 7

    Tito Francona vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Willie Kirkland vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Tito Francona advanced to 3b
    Bubba Phillips vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Johnny Romano vs Bud Daley  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Top Inning 8

    Johnny Blanchard vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Clete Boyer vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bob Hale vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Bottom Inning 8

    Vic Power vs Al Downing  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Balk by Al Downing
    Vic Power advanced to 2b
    Woodie Held vs Al Downing  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mudcat Grant vs Al Downing  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Ken Aspromonte vs Al Downing  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians lead New York Yankees 5-1


    Top Inning 9

    Bobby Richardson vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Tony Kubek vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Roger Maris vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mickey Mantle vs Mudcat Grant  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cleveland Indians beat New York Yankees 5-1


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