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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 54-46W1021 102 132 12171
Kansas City Athletics 35-62L1201 000 002 583
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 26, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Reno Bertoia - 2 sacrifice flies
  • Woodie Held - 4 hits
  • Jim Piersall - 4 hits

  • Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b33.353522010.2898611431207
    Jim Piersallcf31.254634100.3338112333323
    Tito Francona1b-lf27.264311110.296966879470
    Bubba Phillips3b33.153601200.27210069714581
    Willie Kirklandrf27.159421020.2549147518554
    Chuck Essegianlf29.352511202.295481778290
        Vic Power1b33.268000000.2728910384463
    Johnny Romanoc26.337512101.3039325914540
    Woodie Heldss29.123524200.2848653411470
    Gary Bellp24.251401000.16321119060
    Totals: 431217943.3957916362 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bobby Del Grecocf28.110400000.233543752120
    Wayne Causeyss24.212421010.298451812170
    Jim Riverarf39.004010010.243321120272
        Gene Stephensph-rf28.187400001.201678354222
    Norm Siebern1b28.000512200.2999454611612
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.054312120.287895011230
    Reno Bertoia3b26.199301200.232735811211
    Haywood Sullivanc30.223301010.276691283311
    Jay Hankinslf25.262401000.1524141341
    Jim Archerp29.062000010.0612323000
        Mickey McDermottph32.331100001.11825399040
        Norm Bassp22.186000000.0372525000
        Joe Nuxhallp32.361100000.33330346180
        Ed Rakowp25.057000000.1332534020
        Leo Posadaph25.102100000.25767776320
        Bill Kunkelp25.020000000.0003939000
    Totals: 3358562.2427985251 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jerry Lumpe (20), Norm Siebern (22)
    3B:  Chuck Essegian (1), Tito Francona (5), Jerry Lumpe (5), Jim Piersall (6), Norm Siebern (4), Johnny Temple (3)
    HR:  Woodie Held (11)
    RBIs:  Reno Bertoia 2 (21), Chuck Essegian 2 (29), Tito Francona (47), Woodie Held 2 (47), Jerry Lumpe (23), Bubba Phillips 2 (58), Jim Piersall (32), Johnny Romano (54), Norm Siebern 2 (61)
    SB:  Willie Kirkland (4)
    CS: Johnny Temple (2)
    SH:  Gary Bell (7), Bobby Del Greco (4), Tito Francona (9)
    SF:  Reno Bertoia 2 (6)

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

     
    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Gary Bell  (W 7-9)24.25198536204.341.4100021125
    Pitching Totals:9853620 00021125

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Archer29.06235312203.721.350002424
    Norm Bass  (L 4-7)22.1862.15330104.971.480002727
    Joe Nuxhall32.3612.15442015.201.6200022349
    Ed Rakow25.0570.10000005.101.480002534
    Bill Kunkel25.02012220003.751.500003939
    Pitching Totals:9171210431 000137473

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bill Kunkel; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gary Bell 0-0-0;  Jim Archer 0-0-0;  Norm Bass 0-0-0;  Joe Nuxhall 0-0-0;  Ed Rakow 0-0-0;  Bill Kunkel 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Gary Bell 42;  Jim Archer 19;  Norm Bass 12;  Joe Nuxhall 13;  Ed Rakow 1;  Bill Kunkel 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:49    Attendance:  7,690
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Napp  1B  Johnny Stevens  2B  John Rice  3B  Harry Schwarts 


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