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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Boston Red Sox 21-18W15.5558000 010 110 383
Detroit Tigers 16-25L111.58817015 201 30x 12140
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 26, 1963
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Russ Nixon - 2 home runs
  • Don Wert - 1st career stolen base
  • Jim Bunning - 10 Strikeouts

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Chuck Schilling2b25.213500001.321383154121
    Gary Geigercf26.052413100.36722577391
    Carl Yastrzemskilf23.278300011.301383461143
    Frank Malzone3b33.087300001.336389807250
        Billy Gardner3b35.312100001.22210995000
    Lou Clintonrf25.225300001.224382655220
        Mike Fornielesp31.129100001.3336416000
    Russ Nixonc28.096423200.30012522240
    Dick Williams1b34.019401001.25010890000
    Eddie Bressoudss31.024200011.227386163101
        Felix Mantillapr-ss28.3011010001.0003488000
    Dave Moreheadp20.263100001.06777000
        Jack Lamabep26.235100000.0001661000
        Jim Gosgerph-rf20.201200001.00044000
    Totals: 35383210.2292806482 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jake Wood2b25.338622100.261293025115
    Bill Brutoncf37.198432210.2623712421160
    Al Kalinerf28.158423310.3293913438294
    Rocky Colavitolf29.289410010.2323910414130
    Norm Cash1b28.197322120.206325315130
    Dick McAuliffess23.179312410.263352623220
    Gus Triandosc32.300500000.2453410054130
    Don Wert3b24.301513100.2891212041
    Jim Bunningp31.216400002.20010271000
    Totals: 3812141262.3682676009 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Al Kaline (11), Dick Williams (2), Jake Wood (3)
    HR:  Gary Geiger (3), Al Kaline (8), Dick McAuliffe (3), Russ Nixon 2 (2)
    RBIs:  Bill Bruton 2 (16), Norm Cash (13), Gary Geiger (9), Al Kaline 3 (29), Dick McAuliffe 4 (22), Russ Nixon 2 (4), Don Wert (4), Jake Wood (11)
    SB:  Al Kaline (4), Don Wert (1), Jake Wood (5)
    SH:  Jim Bunning (2)
    SF:  Dick McAuliffe (4)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Dave Morehead  (L 3-3)20.26324553113.271.3900077
    Jack Lamabe26.23544433114.201.470001661
    Mike Fornieles31.12926330004.091.450006415
    Pitching Totals:8141211622 00029483

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Jim Bunning  (W 2-5)31.216983321033.161.0900011276
    Pitching Totals:98332103 00011276

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Morehead 0-0-0;  Jack Lamabe 0-0-0;  Mike Fornieles 0-0-0;  Jim Bunning 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dave Morehead 14;  Jack Lamabe 20;  Mike Fornieles 12;  Jim Bunning 37; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Stewart  1B  Al Salerno  2B  Jim Honochick  3B  Ed Runge 

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