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Detroit Tigers 81-45L1000 100 100 261
Cleveland Indians 64-61W1010 020 01x 4110
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 23, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Willie Kirkland - 500th career game

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jake Wood2b24.062401000.258125125104926
    Bill Brutoncf35.287401000.2571241022135120
    Al Kalinerf26.247400002.3081191170166812
    Rocky Colavitolf28.013411100.283126804341101
    Norm Cash1b26.286310011.359124316311079
    Dick McAuliffe3b21.268401000.23950585251
    Chico Fernandezss29.174401100.2511066113346
    Mike Roarkec30.288200000.23269692200
        Charlie Maxwellph34.137000010.250629435160
        Frank Larypr31.135000000.24430251150
        Frank Housec31.186000000.23512643030
    Don Mossip32.224201001.20328303180
        Bobo Osborneph25.316100000.22255154190
        Gerry Staleyp41.002000000.00044468000
    Totals: 3226224.18810746937 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b34.015412200.27810511623238
    Jim Piersallcf31.282411000.33210112536376
    Bob Niemanlf34.209400000.404311030171
        Don Dillardlf24.227000000.28962785140
    Chuck Essegianrf30.014311001.303541839300
        Willie Kirklandrf27.187000010.25211650022715
    Johnny Romanoc27.000402001.30411728318670
    Bubba Phillips3b33.181302010.27212572218701
    Vic Power1b33.296413100.25611410634503
    Woodie Heldss29.151400000.26711155915550
    Barry Latmanp25.094100011.10038120010
        Tito Franconaph27.292100000.29412171214641
        Frank Funkp25.359000000.0674655020
    Totals: 32411333.34411417720 

    Game Stats


    HR:  Rocky Colavito (34), Johnny Temple (3)
    RBIs:  Rocky Colavito (110), Chico Fernandez (34), Vic Power (50), Johnny Temple 2 (23)
    SB:  Jim Piersall (6), Jake Wood (26)
    CS: Jake Wood (5)
    GDP:  Bubba Phillips (12), Jim Piersall (17), Vic Power (14)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Don Mossi  (L 13-3)32.22467331312.751.1800028308
    Gerry Staley41.00224112003.701.3200044474
    Pitching Totals:81144331 00072782

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Barry Latman  (W 10-3)25.09474222313.481.1600038126
    Frank Funk  (Sv 8)25.35922000103.081.140004655
    Pitching Totals:9622241 00084181

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Barry Latman; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Mossi 0-0-0;  Gerry Staley 0-0-0;  Barry Latman 0-0-0;  Frank Funk 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Mossi 23;  Gerry Staley 12;  Barry Latman 27;  Frank Funk 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  10,460
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Runge  1B  Sam Carrigan  2B  Cal Drummond  3B  Joe Paparella 

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