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Kansas City Athletics 26-32W1127713000 103 00x 481
Date of Game:  Friday, June 16, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Lew Krausse - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Lew Krausse - Complete game/Shutout, 1st career win, 1st career game, 3-hitter

  • National League Batting Stats

    National LeaguePosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Albie Pearsoncf26.277400000.275533523102
    Rocky Bridges2b33.314300001.18733865081
        Ted Kluszewskiph36.279100001.23655128810250
    Leon Wagnerlf27.034200020.2755624916351
    Steve Bilko1b32.215401000.276463945121
    Lee Thomasrf25.132401001.28941415120
    Eddie Yost3b34.246100020.121221581010
    Ed Sadowskic30.148200001.1962562131
        Earl Averillph-c29.281100001.2775424311331
    Ken Hamlinss26.029301000.20240184150
    Ken McBridep25.309100011.0591632010
        Ron Moellerp22.246000000.2501523010
        Ken Huntph26.338100000.279619211363
        Ron Klinep29.099000000.13614222000
    Totals: 2703056.1115315628 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss25.033500000.279585812018
    Gene Stephenscf28.147300010.18241809171
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.014312000.258504621160
    Wes Covingtonlf29.081310000.247364334170
        Hank Bauerph-lf38.320100000.2613513603161
    Norm Siebern1b27.325311110.287555078341
    Deron Johnsonrf22.334311010.1541521020
    Reno Bertoia3b26.159401200.253535611151
    Joe Pignatanoc31.316101110.303392173131
    Lew Kraussep18.052302001.66711000
    Totals: 2948441.2763834429 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Norm Siebern (11)
    RBIs:  Reno Bertoia 2 (15), Joe Pignatano (13), Norm Siebern (34)
    SH:  Lew Krausse (1), Jerry Lumpe (2)
    SF:  Joe Pignatano (1)
    GDP:  Reno Bertoia (5), Steve Bilko (4), Rocky Bridges (2), Lee Thomas (2)

    National League Pitching Stats

    National LeagueAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken McBride  (L 5-5)25.3096.17444102.731.280001329
    Ron Moeller22.2460.20000004.971.740001523
    Ron Kline29.09911000005.231.5800015233
    Pitching Totals:8844410 00043285

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Krausse  (W 1-0)18.05293005600.000.8900011
    Pitching Totals:9300560 00011

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken McBride 0-0-0;  Ron Moeller 0-0-0;  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Lew Krausse 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ken McBride 30;  Ron Moeller 2;  Ron Kline 5;  Lew Krausse 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  25,869
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Smith  1B  Hank Soar  2B  Bill McKinley  3B  Nestor Chylak 

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