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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 48-86W239.59916000 040 002 6102
National League 0-0--20.5101018200 000 300 560
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 31, 1961
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Dick Howserss25.109311010.27813213234235
Bobby Del Grecocf28.146211021.237884094190
    Joe Nuxhallph33.032101100.309463621100
    Jerry Walkerpr22.200010000.23539122070
    Bill Kunkelp25.056000000.1254949000
Wayne Causey3b24.248401101.267822186380
Norm Siebern1b28.036512201.28612657816812
Deron Johnsonrf23.045401100.21168746260
Leo Posadalf25.138402000.262971077470
Jerry Lumpe2b28.090400001.2851255371331
Haywood Sullivanc30.259300000.252991585371
    Jay Hankinsph-cf25.298010010.1686363351
Bob Shawp28.063311000.16734158000
    Jim Riveraph39.040000010.217511139284
    Joe Pignatanopr-c32.027000000.250832614202
Totals: 33610554.30311824367 

National League Batting Stats

Albie Pearsoncf26.353320020.2891214207398
Joe Koppess30.316410000.252742695301
Leon Wagnerlf27.110411010.26611130421563
Steve Bilko1b32.291401311.2949944717551
Lee Thomasrf25.208200111.26710510517470
George Thomas3b23.275400002.29071739402
Del Ricec38.308300011.241446844110
Rocky Bridges2b34.024402000.228618932141
Ted Bowsfieldp26.233101000.1673883010
    Tom Morganp31.103000000.12545356000
    Ted Kluszewskiph36.355101000.23897133014350
    Ron Moellerpr22.322010000.2313038020
    Ryne Durenp32.190100001.04236176030
    Art Fowlerp39.059000000.08344228000
    Jack Springp28.173000000.000915000
Totals: 3156466.1949855421 

Game Stats


2B:  Rocky Bridges (2), Joe Nuxhall (2), Leo Posada (7), Norm Siebern (28)
RBIs:  Steve Bilko 3 (55), Wayne Causey (38), Deron Johnson (26), Joe Nuxhall (10), Norm Siebern 2 (81), Lee Thomas (47)
SH:  Ted Bowsfield (2), Wayne Causey (7), Dick Howser (5), Joe Koppe (4)
SF:  Lee Thomas (3)
GDP:  Del Rice (1)

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Shaw  (W 9-12)28.06386526604.001.4700033163
Bill Kunkel  (Sv 4)25.05610000004.671.470005050
Pitching Totals:9652660 00083213

National League Pitching Stats

Ted Bowsfield26.2334.27443103.981.430003584
Tom Morgan31.1032.10000202.611.0300045360
Ryne Duren32.19011112104.311.5200038179
Art Fowler  (L 5-6)39.0590.11110003.791.0900044240
Jack Spring28.1730.21000004.501.64000915
Pitching Totals:91066540 000171878

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Ted Bowsfield; Jack Spring; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Shaw 0-0-0;  Bill Kunkel 0-0-0;  Ted Bowsfield 0-0-0;  Tom Morgan 0-0-0;  Ryne Duren 0-0-0;  Art Fowler 0-0-0;  Jack Spring 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bob Shaw 37;  Bill Kunkel 3;  Ted Bowsfield 23;  Tom Morgan 7;  Ryne Duren 6;  Art Fowler 2;  Jack Spring 2; 
Time of Game:  2:34    Attendance:  4,365
Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Bill Kinnamon  2B  Eddie Hurley  3B  Red Flaherty 

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