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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 0-2L21.57710300 100 000 460
Kansas City Athletics 2-0W20.5444202 100 00x 5100
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 17, 1957
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Milt Graff - 1st career hit

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Frank Bolling2b25.153301020.1432221000
    Jim Finigan3b28.241310001.0002376000
        Eddie Robinsonph36.123100000.0002824000
    Harvey Kuennss26.134311010.2862619000
    Al Kalinerf22.119400001.0002475000
    Charlie Maxwelllf30.009310011.1672335010
    Ray Boone1b33.265313310.5712913030
    Bill Tuttlecf27.287400000.0002447000
    Red Wilsonc28.041300010.2002296000
        Duke Maasp28.076201100.500142010
        Jack Crimianp31.059000000.000169000
        Earl Torgesonph33.107100000.0002862000
        Steve Gromekp37.093000000.0001211000
        Mel Clarkph30.284100001.0001180000
    Totals: 3146464.194245870 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Milt Graff2b26.108401000.12522000
    Hector Lopez3b27.282422101.3752277110
    Gus Zerniallf33.295301000.5002816110
        Jim Pisoniph-cf27.246100000.500213000
    Harry Simpson1b31.135422200.2502603120
    Lou Skizasrf-lf24.319401100.143288010
    Hal Smithc26.131300000.0002249000
    Bob Cervcf30.347311000.6002215000
        Johnny Grothrf30.268000000.0002771000
    Ned Garverp31.113100000.0001182000
        Wally Burnettep27.301200001.000117000
    Joe DeMaestriss28.129302100.5002612020
    Totals: 32510502.313223845 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Frank Bolling (1), Ray Boone (1)
    3B:  Bob Cerv (1)
    HR:  Hector Lopez (1), Harry Simpson (1)
    RBIs:  Ray Boone 3 (3), Joe DeMaestri (2), Hector Lopez (1), Duke Maas (1), Harry Simpson 2 (2), Lou Skizas (1)
    CS: Joe DeMaestri (1)
    GDP:  Eddie Robinson (1), Earl Torgeson (1)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Jim Bunning25.1770.242200018.004.00000131
    Duke Maas  (L 0-1)28.0763.16330029.002.00000145
    Jack Crimian31.05910000000.000.00000169
    Steve Gromek37.09330000200.000.000001216
    Pitching Totals:81055022 0004361

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ned Garver31.1133.24443209.001.750001164
    Wally Burnette  (W 1-0)27.3015.12003200.001.00000117
    Pitching Totals:9644640 0002181

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Bunning 0-0-0;  Duke Maas 0-0-0;  Jack Crimian 0-0-0;  Steve Gromek 0-0-0;  Ned Garver 0-0-0;  Wally Burnette 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Bunning 5;  Duke Maas 15;  Jack Crimian 3;  Steve Gromek 9;  Ned Garver 19;  Wally Burnette 19; 
    Time of Game:  2:19    Attendance:  5,960
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill McKinley  1B  Hank Soar  2B  Frank Tabacchi  3B  Charlie Berry 

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