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Kansas City Athletics 42-76L6200 010 010 491
Minnesota Twins 51-67W3200 502 00x 9120
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 15, 1961
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bobby Del Grecocf28.130400011.224733943160
Jerry Lumpe2b28.074523000.2801105221251
Dick Howserss25.093423200.27311611633828
Deron Johnsonrf23.029402100.17752584140
    Jay Hankinspr-rf25.282000000.1795555351
Leo Posadalf25.122300100.25382926370
Norm Siebern1b28.020300010.28511156314712
Joe Pignatanoc32.011400002.257762544202
Wayne Causey3b24.232300011.275662024270
Jim Archerp29.082201000.0872727000
    Bill Kunkelp25.040000000.1434343000
    Gordon MacKenzieph24.037100000.00033000
    Bill Fischerp30.308000000.00031177000
    Haywood Sullivanph30.243100000.276851445361
Totals: 3449434.2659302650 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Lenny Greencf-lf28.221522000.30611544453711
Billy Martin2b33.091511300.226719414270
Harmon Killebrew1b25.047423200.31010749735911
Bob Allisonrf27.035411201.23711642225852
Jim Lemonlf33.145301000.25410489712441
    Ted Lepcio3b31.018000000.174407067191
Earl Batteyc26.222412000.3039638412392
Bill Tuttle3b-cf32.042400001.2299510923301
Zoilo Versallesss21.241311011.2828913353114
Jack Kralickp26.075311110.1622564050
Totals: 35912823.3438585580 

Game Stats


2B:  Jim Archer (1), Earl Battey (20), Lenny Green (24), Dick Howser (21), Jerry Lumpe (23)
HR:  Bob Allison (25), Dick Howser (3), Harmon Killebrew (35), Billy Martin (4)
RBIs:  Bob Allison 2 (85), Dick Howser 2 (38), Deron Johnson (14), Harmon Killebrew 2 (91), Jack Kralick (5), Billy Martin 3 (27), Leo Posada (37)
CS: Earl Battey (1)
SF:  Leo Posada (10)
GDP:  Lenny Green (4)

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Jim Archer  (L 8-8)29.0823.27732023.281.360002828
Bill Kunkel25.0402.13220214.301.480004444
Bill Fischer30.30822000104.251.4400031183
Pitching Totals:81295233 000103255

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Jack Kralick  (W 11-8)26.07599443413.171.260002566
Pitching Totals:9944341 0002566

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Bill Kunkel; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Archer 0-0-0;  Bill Kunkel 0-0-0;  Bill Fischer 0-0-0;  Jack Kralick 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Archer 21;  Bill Kunkel 10;  Bill Fischer 7;  Jack Kralick 39; 
Time of Game:  2:19    Attendance:  17,614
Umpires:   Home:   Larry Napp  1B  Johnny Stevens  2B  John Rice  3B  Harry Schwarts 

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