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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 4-3W11.5444001 010 021 5110
Kansas City Athletics 1-3L338816001 000 200 360
Date of Game:  Friday, April 21, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Johnny Temple2b33.257403000.44471064030
Tito Franconalf27.168312120.2677598160
Jim Piersallcf31.158401200.33371159020
Willie Kirklandrf27.063400000.2227391031
    Walt Bondrf23.184000000.000343000
Bubba Phillips3b33.057311010.3707604130
Vic Power1b33.172412100.3107956040
Woodie Heldss29.027401100.1487455040
Johnny Romanoc26.241400000.2317173010
Mudcat Grantp25.252221010.2502141000
    Bob Allenp23.180100001.00033000
Totals: 33511541.333645587 

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Jerry Lumpe2b27.323412010.3084416000
Dick Howserss24.342200011.08344000
    Lou Klimchockph21.189000000.000231000
    Chuck Essegianph29.256000110.5003132010
    Ken Johnsonp27.309000000.000247000
    Ed Rakowp24.326000000.000211000
    Don Larsenph31.257100000.0002257000
Hank Bauerrf38.264301211.33311326020
Norm Siebernlf27.269400000.1184456010
Marv Throneberry1b27.231400001.1334249010
Bill Tuttlecf31.291401000.20041001000
Andy Carey3b29.186311011.1824785000
Haywood Sullivanc30.127200001.167463010
    Bob Boydph35.202100000.5002631010
    Joe Pignatanoc31.2601010001.0001179000
Ray Herbertp31.127200001.2002224020
    Al Pilarcikph30.292010010.0002586000
    Wayne Causeyss24.116000000.0001137000
    Leo Posadaph25.006100000.083414000
Totals: 3236366.188526549 

Game Stats


2B:  Andy Carey (1), Mudcat Grant (1), Jerry Lumpe (1)
3B:  Jim Piersall (2), Vic Power (1), Bill Tuttle (1)
RBIs:  Hank Bauer 2 (2), Chuck Essegian (1), Tito Francona (6), Woodie Held (4), Jim Piersall 2 (2), Vic Power (4)
CS: Johnny Temple (1)
SH:  Johnny Temple (2)
SF:  Jim Piersall (1)
GDP:  Jim Piersall (1), Leo Posada (1)

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Mudcat Grant25.2526.24334502.571.210002116
Bob Allen  (W 2-0)23.1802.12002100.001.4000033
Pitching Totals:9633660 0005119

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Ray Herbert31.12778222002.081.460002232
Ken Johnson  (L 0-1)27.3090.11221006.001.00000248
Ed Rakow24.3261.22111103.001.00000211
Pitching Totals:91155410 0006291

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mudcat Grant 0-0-0;  Bob Allen 0-0-0;  Ray Herbert 0-0-0;  Ken Johnson 0-0-0;  Ed Rakow 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Mudcat Grant 28;  Bob Allen 10;  Ray Herbert 30;  Ken Johnson 3;  Ed Rakow 6; 
Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  25,727
Umpires:   Home:   Bob Stewart  1B  Joe Linsalata  2B  Charlie Berry  3B  Frank Umont 

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