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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 98-61L28222010 101 011 5122
Kansas City Athletics 60-98W245.58815231 100 10x 8120
Date of Game:  Tuesday, September 26, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Freehan - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

     
    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffess21.302411011.26077856332
    Bubba Mortoncf29.288502001.27273731163
    Charlie Maxwellrf34.171400000.223789595170
        Al Kalineph26.281100000.3241511202198014
    Rocky Colavitolf28.047421110.289159837441361
    Bobo Osborne1b25.350411000.211691682131
    Steve Boros3b25.023413000.2691121425624
    Jake Wood2b24.096402200.256158158116630
    Bill Freehanc19.301402100.50011010
    Ron Nischwitzp24.087100001.00066000
        Hank Aguirrep30.238100001.00044155010
        Norm Cashph26.320100001.3541563483812711
        Paul Foytackp30.314000000.22029232110
        Vic Wertzph36.229100001.261106126211610
    Totals: 38512426.31612195628 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss25.135433110.28015415434537
    Bobby Del Grecocf28.172411010.2411114327311
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.116402310.2961445562491
    Norm Siebern1b28.062401210.30314960118982
    Deron Johnson3b23.071300111.21292988430
    Leo Posadalf25.164411010.2541131237520
    Frank Ciprianirf20.165501002.2001111020
    Haywood Sullivanc30.285222030.2451141736401
    Norm Bassp22.248511002.1253636160
        Joe Nuxhallp33.058000000.286553712130
    Totals: 35812795.3439792555 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Dick Howser 2 (27), Bobo Osborne (6), Leo Posada (10)
    3B:  Jake Wood (14)
    HR:  Rocky Colavito (44)
    RBIs:  Rocky Colavito (136), Bill Freehan (1), Dick Howser (45), Deron Johnson (43), Jerry Lumpe 3 (49), Norm Siebern 2 (98), Jake Wood 2 (66)
    SB:  Bobby Del Greco (1), Dick Howser (37)
    SF:  Deron Johnson (5)
    GDP:  Charlie Maxwell (1)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

     
    Detroit TigersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ron Nischwitz  (L 0-1)24.0872.17634205.731.9100066
    Hank Aguirre30.2382.22113203.401.5100044158
    Paul Foytack30.31433102103.971.2400031246
    Pitching Totals:81284950 00081410

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Norm Bass  (W 10-11)22.2488.112552614.861.440003939
    Joe Nuxhall  (Sv 1)33.0580.20000005.471.6000036363
    Pitching Totals:91255261 00075402

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Hank Aguirre; Joe Nuxhall; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ron Nischwitz 0-0-0;  Hank Aguirre 0-0-0;  Paul Foytack 0-0-0;  Norm Bass 0-0-0;  Joe Nuxhall 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ron Nischwitz 19;  Hank Aguirre 12;  Paul Foytack 14;  Norm Bass 38;  Joe Nuxhall 2; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  3,262
    Umpires:   Home:   Nestor Chylak  1B  Hank Soar  2B  Bill McKinley  3B  Al Smith 


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