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Chicago White Sox 1-2L2001 001 000 271
Detroit Tigers 2-1W2210 300 00x 671
Date of Game:  Saturday, April 15, 1961
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jake Wood - 1st career stolen base
  • Terry Fox - 1st career save

  • Chicago White Sox Batting Stats

    Chicago White SoxPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Luis Aparicioss26.351401100.2733748020
    Nellie Fox2b33.112311010.09131610000
    Jim Landiscf27.037401001.2733537000
    Roy Sievers1b34.148301010.28631162120
    Minnie Minosolf38.137301111.10031480011
    Al Smithrf33.068400000.09131021000
    J.C. Martin3b24.123400001.000313000
    Cam Carreonc23.252411000.167210000
        Bob Roselliph29.1271010001.000112000
        Turk Lownpr36.320000000.0002362000
        Bob Shawp27.290000000.0002126000
        Ted Lepcioph30.261100000.0001667000
        Juan Pizarrop24.067000000.000172000
        Floyd Robinsonph24.341000000.500325000
        Gerry Staleyp40.237000000.0001425000
        Earl Torgesonph37.105100000.00031270000
    Totals: 3227233.219379540 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jake Wood2b23.297311021.41733131
    Bill Brutoncf35.157411301.1003901130
    Al Kalinerf26.117410000.30831054031
    Rocky Colavitolf27.248210020.1823681120
    Norm Cash1b26.156302210.3643195020
    Steve Boros3b24.224301001.400333000
    Dick Brownc26.088311110.2003166110
    Chico Fernandezss29.044301010.3003508021
    Don Mossip32.094210001.0001276000
        Terry Foxp25.259200002.00016000
    Totals: 2967676.241263823 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Norm Cash (1), Bob Roselli (1)
    3B:  Norm Cash (1)
    HR:  Dick Brown (1), Bill Bruton (1)
    RBIs:  Luis Aparicio (2), Dick Brown (1), Bill Bruton 3 (3), Norm Cash 2 (2), Minnie Minoso (1)
    SB:  Chico Fernandez (1), Al Kaline (1), Jake Wood (1)
    CS: Luis Aparicio (2)
    SH:  Steve Boros (1)
    SF:  Luis Aparicio (1)

    Chicago White Sox Pitching Stats

    Chicago White SoxAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Cal McLish  (L 0-1)35.135223333113.502.500001214
    Bob Shaw27.29033303016.753.000002132
    Juan Pizarro24.06711001200.002.00000174
    Gerry Staley40.23721000100.000.500001431
    Pitching Totals:8763762 0005851

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Don Mossi  (W 1-0)32.0945.26222303.001.330001281
    Terry Fox  (Sv 1)25.2593.11001000.000.6700016
    Pitching Totals:9722330 0002287

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Shaw; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Cal McLish 0-0-0;  Bob Shaw 0-0-0;  Juan Pizarro 0-0-0;  Gerry Staley 0-0-0;  Don Mossi 0-0-0;  Terry Fox 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Cal McLish 11;  Bob Shaw 14;  Juan Pizarro 5;  Gerry Staley 7;  Don Mossi 23;  Terry Fox 14; 
    Time of Game:  2:43    Attendance:  5,371
    Umpires:   Home:   Cal Drummond  1B  Sam Carrigan  2B  Joe Paparella  3B  Ed Runge 

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