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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 55-58L1100 000 100 2100
Kansas City Athletics 42-66W1400 100 11x 7112
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 15, 1957
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Johnny Grothcf31.023512100.26762831050
Harvey Kuennss26.254502000.2591107277304
Ray Boone1b34.019401100.2679410058471
Charlie Maxwelllf30.129400000.27210043319632
Al Kalinerf22.239401000.29410858113536
Frank Housec27.178401001.250824116291
Reno Bertoia3b22.219300003.269811953262
    J.W. Porterph24.210101000.282451062160
Frank Bolling2b25.273401000.26210732613344
Jim Bunningp25.297000010.2063159010
    Jim Smallph20.160101000.2292696000
    Bob Shawp24.047000000.00033000
    Dave Philleyph37.091110000.284629521184
    Lou Sleaterp30.341000000.20031109110
    Bill Tuttleph28.042100000.2571055505402
Totals: 37210214.27010476384 

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Vic Power1b29.288422010.2718648011322
Billy Hunterss29.072513200.187794785171
Gus Zerniallf34.049400000.2308990318481
    Bob Martynlf27.000000000.2063030031
Bob Cervrf31.102401100.294883017310
Billy Martin2b29.091422100.259895438286
Woodie Heldcf25.143311210.242565814353
Hal Smithc26.251301010.3028132812322
Hector Lopez3b28.037411100.297863619291
Jack Urbanp28.253400002.2272525011
    Tom Morganp27.087000000.10732181000
Totals: 35711732.3147413688 

Game Stats


2B:  Frank Bolling (18), Johnny Groth 2 (4), Billy Hunter (8), Vic Power (8)
3B:  Billy Hunter (3)
HR:  Woodie Held (14), Hector Lopez (9), Billy Martin (8)
RBIs:  Ray Boone (47), Bob Cerv (31), Johnny Groth (5), Woodie Held 2 (35), Billy Hunter 2 (17), Hector Lopez (29), Billy Martin (28)
GDP:  Ray Boone (14)

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Jim Bunning  (L 14-5)25.29747552112.691.090003262
Bob Shaw24.04721001009.002.0000033
Lou Sleater30.34123220123.461.1900031100
Pitching Totals:81177323 00066165

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Jack Urban  (W 2-2)28.253810211402.961.270002121
Tom Morgan  (Sv 7)27.08710000004.231.4300033185
Pitching Totals:91021140 00054206

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Bunning 0-0-0;  Bob Shaw 0-0-0;  Lou Sleater 0-0-0;  Jack Urban 0-0-0;  Tom Morgan 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Bunning 21;  Bob Shaw 8;  Lou Sleater 9;  Jack Urban 35;  Tom Morgan 3; 
Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  4,882
Umpires:   Home:   John Rice  1B  Eddie Rommel  2B  Johnny Stevens  3B  Larry Napp 

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