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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 0-1L117710000 000 010 140
Kansas City Athletics 1-0W1--444000 001 10x 270
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 16, 1957
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Milt Graff - 1st career game

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Bolling2b25.152400001.0001220000
    Jim Finigan3b28.240200011.0001375000
        Earl Torgesonph33.106100000.0001861000
        Reno Bertoia3b22.098000000.0001115000
    Harvey Kuennss26.133401000.2501618000
    Al Kalinerf22.118310010.0001474000
    Charlie Maxwelllf30.008301100.3331334010
    Ray Boone1b33.264401000.2501912000
    Bill Tuttlecf27.286300000.0001446000
        Jim Smallph20.039100001.000171000
    Red Wilsonc28.040201020.5001295000
    Frank Laryp27.006200000.000177000
        Eddie Robinsonph36.122100000.0001823000
    Totals: 3014143.133135621 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Milt Graff2b26.107400001.00011000
    Hector Lopez3b27.281401001.2501276000
    Gus Zerniallf33.294312101.6671815110
        Johnny Grothph-rf30.267100000.0001770000
    Harry Simpson1b31.134400000.0001602000
    Lou Skizasrf-lf24.318300010.000187000
    Hal Smithc26.130300000.0001248000
    Bob Cervcf30.3462020001.0001214000
        Jim Pisoniph-cf27.2451110001.000112000
    Tom Morganp26.331100000.0001150000
    Joe DeMaestriss28.128301101.3331611010
    Totals: 2927214.241113786 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Red Wilson (1)
    3B:  Charlie Maxwell (1)
    HR:  Gus Zernial (1)
    RBIs:  Joe DeMaestri (1), Charlie Maxwell (1), Gus Zernial (1)
    SH:  Frank Lary (1), Tom Morgan 2 (2)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Frank Lary  (L 0-1)27.00687221412.251.00000181
    Pitching Totals:8722141 000181

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tom Morgan  (W 1-0)26.33194114301.000.890001153
    Pitching Totals:9411430 0001153

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Frank Lary 0-0-0;  Tom Morgan 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Frank Lary 32;  Tom Morgan 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  24,457
    Umpires:   Home:   Charlie Berry  1B  Bill McKinley  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Frank Tabacchi 

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