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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
National League 0-0--9.5101018010 010 100 390
Kansas City Athletics 26-33L1138814000 000 000 040
Date of Game:  Saturday, June 17, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Prescott - 1st career game

  • National League Batting Stats

    National LeaguePosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Eddie Yost3b34.247311010.131231582010
    Albie Pearsoncf26.278401000.274543533102
    Leon Wagnerlf27.035301122.2765725016361
    Earl Averillc29.282411100.2765524411341
    Lee Thomasrf25.133402000.29542425120
    Steve Bilko1b32.216401101.275473955131
    Rocky Bridges2b33.315400000.18034866081
    Ken Hamlinss26.030301010.20741185150
    Ted Bowsfieldp26.158411000.1002166000
        Jim Donohuep22.229000000.0002020000
        Art Fowlerp38.349000000.0009193000
    Totals: 3339343.2734034196 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss25.034400000.274595912018
    Reno Bertoia3b26.160400001.247545621151
    Joe Pignatanoc31.317300011.295402183131
    Hank Bauercf38.321401000.2603613613161
    Haywood Sullivan1b30.184200010.303441032231
        Norm Siebernph27.326100001.286565088341
    Bobby Prescottlf30.082200010.00011000
    Deron Johnsonrf22.335301000.1721622020
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.015301000.259514631160
    Bob Shawp27.353201000.04815139000
        Leo Posadaph25.063100001.28340506210
        Ed Rakowp25.018000000.0001221000
    Totals: 2904034.1384243507 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Deron Johnson (2)
    RBIs:  Earl Averill (34), Steve Bilko (13), Leon Wagner (36)
    SH:  Albie Pearson (2), Eddie Yost (1)
    GDP:  Ken Hamlin (6), Bobby Prescott (1)

    National League Pitching Stats

    National LeagueAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ted Bowsfield  (W 3-2)26.15874003002.631.270002069
    Art Fowler  (Sv 2)38.34920000403.911.220009205
    Pitching Totals:9400340 00029274

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Shaw  (L 3-5)27.35389334203.811.4500016146
    Ed Rakow25.01810000105.401.840001221
    Pitching Totals:9933430 00028167

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Shaw; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ted Bowsfield 0-0-0;  Art Fowler 0-0-0;  Bob Shaw 0-0-0;  Ed Rakow 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ted Bowsfield 26;  Art Fowler 6;  Bob Shaw 36;  Ed Rakow 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:05    Attendance:  8,936
    Umpires:   Home:   Hank Soar  1B  Bill McKinley  2B  Nestor Chylak  3B  Al Smith 

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