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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Baltimore Orioles 40-34W4140 000 000 5100
Kansas City Athletics 29-42L3004 000 000 463
Date of Game:  Wednesday, June 28, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Brooks Robinson3b24.041512001.310745301230
Earl Robinsonrf24.237212300.21943512132
    Russ Snyderph-lf27.006300001.26845243043
Jackie Brandtlf-rf-cf27.061502001.366544554245
Jim Gentile1b27.025501100.2896822218650
Gus Triandosc30.333301021.275678589380
Ron Hansenss23.084500001.238722398300
Jim Busbycf34.171210010.267361280051
    Marv Throneberryph27.299100000.2445730210330
    Whitey Herzogrf29.232000000.236464113121
Jerry Adair2b24.193411000.24161877194
Steve Barberp23.126211101.1281547150
    Wes Stockp27.079100011.0001741000
Totals: 38510547.2636554766 

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Dick Howserss25.045400000.275717112420
Jerry Lumpe2b28.026411001.270634751190
Deron Johnsonlf22.346311010.1512329030
Norm Siebern1b27.337412201.297685209421
Leo Posadarf25.074301110.27850606260
Haywood Sullivanc30.195300010.294531123281
Reno Bertoia3b26.171301101.233665741191
    Lou Klimchockph21.257100000.22740691120
Gene Stephenscf28.159400001.15749817291
    Bill Kunkelp24.357110011.0002727000
    Wes Covingtonph29.093100000.226474445210
    Gerry Staleyp40.311000000.00025449000
    Jim Riveraph38.341100001.107151103131
Totals: 3246446.1885974750 

Game Stats


2B:  Jim Gentile (11), Brooks Robinson (15)
HR:  Earl Robinson (2)
RBIs:  Steve Barber (5), Reno Bertoia (19), Jim Gentile (65), Leo Posada (26), Earl Robinson 3 (13), Norm Siebern 2 (42)
SB:  Jerry Adair (4)
GDP:  Reno Bertoia (9)

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Steve Barber23.1262.14444104.631.570001753
Wes Stock  (W 3-0)27.0796.22000502.630.950001741
Pitching Totals:9644460 0003494

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Jim Archer  (L 6-2)29.0341.14542213.491.290001919
Bill Kunkel24.3574.24001403.061.260002727
Gerry Staley40.31132001103.481.2300025455
Pitching Totals:91054471 00071501

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Gerry Staley; 
Balks:  Jim Archer; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Barber 0-0-0;  Wes Stock 0-0-0;  Jim Archer 0-0-0;  Bill Kunkel 0-0-0;  Gerry Staley 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Steve Barber 14;  Wes Stock 22;  Jim Archer 11;  Bill Kunkel 19;  Gerry Staley 12; 
Time of Game:  2:41    Attendance:  6,000
Umpires:   Home:   Nestor Chylak  1B  Al Smith  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Bill McKinley 

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