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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 67-83W2020 001 200 561
Cleveland Indians 73-77L2000 000 210 362
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 17, 1961
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Hal Jones - 1st career RBI

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lenny Greencf28.254410010.29414547494815
    Billy Martin2b33.124511000.2381039734322
    Harmon Killebrew1b25.080210021.286139529431131
    Joe Altobellilf29.114411101.27630156290
    Bob Allisonrf27.068211020.23814845429972
    Hal Naragonc32.351402000.296493882110
    Bill Tuttle3b32.075300111.23912711244411
    Jose Valdivielsoss27.118401101.19170394171
    Al Schrollp29.179300001.214832110
        Ray Moorep35.108100000.00043272000
    Totals: 3256365.1888624796 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ty Clinecf22.094500000.077310001
    Tito Franconalf27.317211020.29814573616772
    Vic Power2b33.321401000.26713710865614
    Johnny Romanoc27.025411000.30013329920740
    Woodie Heldss29.176312110.26313658421690
    Al Luplowrf22.188300001.00033000
        Willie Kirklandph-rf27.212000010.25713852224867
    Jack Kubiszyn3b24.272400001.2172020000
    Hal Jones1b25.161401202.12555020
    Mudcat Grantp26.035200000.17544183160
        Don Dillardph24.252100001.27070866160
        Bill Daileyp26.127000000.0001010000
        Walt Bondph23.333100001.0483272120
    Totals: 3336346.1828763616 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Woodie Held (21)
    RBIs:  Joe Altobelli (9), Woodie Held (69), Hal Jones 2 (2), Bill Tuttle (41), Jose Valdivielso (7)
    GDP:  Vic Power (15), Jose Valdivielso (6)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Al Schroll  (W 3-3)29.1797.26313405.181.70000933
    Ray Moore  (Sv 14)35.1081.10001203.911.5700043282
    Pitching Totals:9631460 00052315

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mudcat Grant  (L 14-9)26.03575546503.751.2400032146
    Bill Dailey26.12721000000.601.000001010
    Pitching Totals:9654650 00042156

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Mudcat Grant; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Al Schroll 0-0-0;  Ray Moore 0-0-0;  Mudcat Grant 0-0-0;  Bill Dailey 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Al Schroll 32;  Ray Moore 5;  Mudcat Grant 32;  Bill Dailey 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:35    Attendance:  6,113
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Schwarts  1B  Bill McKinley  2B  John Rice  3B  Al Smith 


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