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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 12-30L3200 000 010 371
Cleveland Indians 26-12W5104 100 20x 850
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 16, 1996
Stadium:  Progressive Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Albert Belle - 2 home runs, 5 RBis

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Chad Curtislf27.191311010.262425912126
    Duane Singletoncf23.283411001.182318010
    Travis Fryman3b27.052300010.261418269301
    Cecil Fielder1b32.238402202.21342113712281
    Melvin Nievesrf24.140311111.246341735160
    Eddie Williamsdh31.196400001.225362995180
    Mark Lewis2b26.167400001.325403617171
    John Flahertyc28.208402000.236312253140
    Chris Gomezss24.335300002.24125278090
        Curtis Prideph27.150100000.1301270112
        Scott Aldredp27.338000000.000214000
        Gregg Olsonp29.217000000.0008367000
    Totals: 3337338.2123164359 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Kenny Loftoncf28.351210011.3403858421728
    Julio Franco1b37.266210021.3133816955303
    Carlos Baerga2b27.193320201.258368551260
    Albert Bellelf29.264422500.3523879316401
    Eddie Murraydh40.082411101.2363828564182
    Jim Thome3b25.262301011.315363848220
    Manny Ramirezrf23.351300010.258372878221
    Sandy Alomarc29.332310010.275305193140
    Omar Vizquelss29.022301000.2893890331211
    Totals: 2785865.1853298876 

    Game Stats


    2B:  John Flaherty (9)
    HR:  Albert Belle 2 (16), Eddie Murray (4), Melvin Nieves (5)
    RBIs:  Carlos Baerga 2 (26), Albert Belle 5 (40), Cecil Fielder 2 (28), Eddie Murray (18), Melvin Nieves (16)
    SB:  Kenny Lofton (28)
    SH:  Kenny Lofton (4)
    SF:  Carlos Baerga (3)
    GDP:  Sandy Alomar (7)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Brian Williams  (L 0-2)27.09034625128.102.6061273416140
    Scott Aldred27.33841221418.581.865531241049
    Gregg Olson29.21710000001.131.259548366
    Pitching Totals:8584653 125636234555

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack McDowell  (W 5-1)30.12097333813.091.3013188439230
    Pitching Totals:9733381 13188439230

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Scott Aldred; Jack McDowell; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Brian Williams 61-27-34;  Scott Aldred 55-31-24;  Gregg Olson 9-5-4;  Jack McDowell 131-88-43; 
    Batters Faced:  Brian Williams 18;  Scott Aldred 14;  Gregg Olson 3;  Jack McDowell 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:24    Attendance:  42,330
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim McKean  1B  Ted Hendry  2B  John Hirschbeck  3B  Jim Joyce 

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