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GAME INFORMATION


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Kansas City Athletics 5-8W1002 000 001 381
National League 0-0--000 000 002 261
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 30, 1961
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Archer - 1st career game
  • Jim Archer - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howserss24.351502101.2861313063
    Jay Hankinscf25.175310010.20066121
        Leo Posadaph-lf25.015000010.1761020120
    Al Pilarcikrf30.301311110.2318592021
        Bill Tuttleph-cf31.300100001.239131010050
    Jerry Lumpe2b27.332301111.21613425040
    Norm Siebernlf27.278100030.16712464040
        Hank Bauerpr-lf-rf38.273000000.25071332030
    Marv Throneberry1b27.240401000.277132583120
    Andy Carey3b29.195401001.20513794130
    Joe Pignatanoc31.269212020.3757185000
    Jim Archerp28.340200001.00011000
        Dave Wickershamp25.2160000001.00038010
    Totals: 2838395.2861195108 

    National League Batting Stats

     
    National LeaguePosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Albie Pearsonrf26.230300011.29412311140
    Ken Aspromonte2b29.221411000.24513326130
    Ken Huntcf26.291411001.2651344131
    Bob Cervlf34.360401100.18413712250
        Ed Sadowskipr30.101000000.333542000
    Earl Averillc29.234200110.30010199270
    Steve Bilko1b32.168401002.19011359120
    Gene Leek3b24.289302000.2071124010
        Faye Throneberryph29.313100000.1118504000
    Ken Hamlinss25.348200000.1339153110
        Ted Kluszewskiph36.232100000.286121245490
        Fritz Brickellss26.042000000.1481131010
        Ned Garverp35.126200000.0002287000
        Leon Wagnerph26.352100000.2599202230
        Ted Bowsfieldp26.110000000.000550000
    Totals: 3126224.1941444489 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Gene Leek (3), Joe Pignatano (1), Al Pilarcik (1)
    RBIs:  Earl Averill (7), Bob Cerv (5), Dick Howser (6), Jerry Lumpe (4), Al Pilarcik (2)
    SB:  Al Pilarcik (1)
    CS: Joe Pignatano (1)
    SH:  Jim Archer 2 (2)
    SF:  Earl Averill (1)
    GDP:  Ken Aspromonte (3), Steve Bilko (1), Al Pilarcik (1)

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Archer  (W 1-0)28.3408.15202400.000.8800011
    Dave Wickersham  (Sv 1)25.2160.21000006.752.2500038
    Pitching Totals:9620240 00049

    National League Pitching Stats

     
    National LeagueAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jerry Casale  (L 0-3)27.2152.13225207.502.33000365
    Ned Garver35.1265.24002202.451.090002278
    Ted Bowsfield26.11011112102.251.50000554
    Pitching Totals:9833950 00010397

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Archer 0-0-0;  Dave Wickersham 0-0-0;  Jerry Casale 0-0-0;  Ned Garver 0-0-0;  Ted Bowsfield 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Archer 31;  Dave Wickersham 3;  Jerry Casale 14;  Ned Garver 20;  Ted Bowsfield 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  16,297
    Umpires:   Home:   Charlie Berry  1B  Joe Linsalata  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Bob Stewart 


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