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Chicago White Sox 89-66L1000 010 020 371
Detroit Tigers 76-79W1000 021 01x 461
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 21, 1963
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Fritz Ackley - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Denny McLain - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
  • Denny McLain - 1st career win, 1st career game
  • Fritz Ackley - 1st career game

  • Chicago White Sox Batting Stats

    Chicago White SoxPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Hershbergercf23.348210020.2711302932389
        Jim Landiscf29.196000000.22713195413458
    Don Buford3b26.231413101.40055020
    Gene Stephensrf30.244400002.4004871110
    Floyd Robinsonlf27.135401000.28514045012684
    Tommy McCraw1b22.304300100.25210010063213
    Ron Hansenss25.169301010.21513853112591
    Al Weis2b25.172200010.283931000169
        Deacon Jonesph29.156100000.0911432000
    J.C. Martinc26.282311001.1851012394210
        Pete Wardph24.057100001.29415516322837
    Fritz Ackleyp26.164201001.50011000
        Joe Cunninghamph32.025100001.280639201301
        Jim Brosnanp33.332000000.30851368000
        Charlie Maxwellph36.166100001.2317111303170
    Totals: 3137248.22611976157 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Brutoncf37.316411100.258141134684814
    Dick McAuliffess23.297401000.266143370136110
    Norm Cash1b28.315312111.26614264125782
    Rocky Colavitorf30.042411002.273154115621880
    Willie Hortonlf20.338400001.23599131
    Bubba Phillips3b35.210200100.24712310104426
    Gus Triandosc33.053200010.241102107314390
    George Smith2b26.076200010.20946460164
    Denny McLainp19.176311101.33311110
    Totals: 2846435.2148615652 

    Game Stats


    3B:  Don Buford (1)
    HR:  Bill Bruton (8), Norm Cash (25), Denny McLain (1)
    RBIs:  Bill Bruton (48), Don Buford (2), Norm Cash (78), Tommy McCraw (32), Denny McLain (1), Bubba Phillips (42)
    SF:  Tommy McCraw (2), Bubba Phillips (10)
    GDP:  Mike Hershberger (7)

    Chicago White Sox Pitching Stats

    Chicago White SoxAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fritz Ackley26.16465323423.001.3300011
    Jim Brosnan  (L 3-9)33.33221110113.121.3300051371
    Pitching Totals:8643353 00052372

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Denny McLain  (W 1-0)19.17697314801.001.2200011
    Pitching Totals:9731480 00011

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Fritz Ackley; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fritz Ackley 0-0-0;  Jim Brosnan 0-0-0;  Denny McLain 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Fritz Ackley 25;  Jim Brosnan 7;  Denny McLain 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:10    Attendance:  4,291
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe Paparella  1B  Larry Napp  2B  John Rice  3B  Bob Stewart 

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