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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 71-72L4010 001 500 7111
New York Yankees 97-46W10010 101 104 8111
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 09, 1961
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Johnny Temple2b34.032201020.28012211793279
Jim Piersallcf31.299410010.32611412666387
Tito Franconalf27.309412211.29313872915761
Willie Kirklandrf27.204512200.25813451824857
Vic Power1b33.313511000.26313210814584
Johnny Romanoc27.017402110.29713029620720
Woodie Heldss29.168411100.26512957718640
Mike De la Hoz3b22.342412000.27050993190
Mudcat Grantp26.027210000.17943182160
    Dick Stigmanp25.229000000.1541858010
    Frank Funkp26.010000000.0625362020
Totals: 34711651.32410636047 

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Bobby Richardson2b26.021511100.2701436123478
Tony Kubekss24.332411011.2761366807421
Roger Marisrf26.364512101.271141660561290
Mickey Mantlecf29.325321022.32414015115212212
Johnny Blanchardlf28.195513300.3107718019471
Elston Howardc32.198311120.36211074917651
Bill Skowron1b30.265401201.27113292524810
Billy Gardner3b34.052400000.234789202130
Rollie Sheldonp24.266300002.1133131040
    Luis Arroyop34.203000000.30457189000
    Hector Lopezph32.062111000.214808903211
Totals: 37811857.29711257347 

Game Stats


2B:  Johnny Blanchard (7), Bill Skowron (22)
3B:  Hector Lopez (2), Vic Power (4)
HR:  Johnny Blanchard (19), Woodie Held (18), Elston Howard (17), Willie Kirkland (24), Roger Maris (56)
RBIs:  Johnny Blanchard 3 (47), Tito Francona 2 (76), Woodie Held (64), Elston Howard (65), Willie Kirkland 2 (85), Roger Maris (129), Bobby Richardson (47), Johnny Romano (72), Bill Skowron 2 (81)
CS: Johnny Temple (4)
SH:  Mudcat Grant 2 (5), Johnny Temple (7)
SF:  Bill Skowron (3)
GDP:  Woodie Held (13)

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Mudcat Grant26.027810662733.711.2300031145
Dick Stigman25.22900111004.851.420001960
Frank Funk  (L 11-10)26.0100.21112003.171.170005362
Pitching Totals:8.71188573 000103267

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Rollie Sheldon24.26667553123.481.270003131
Luis Arroyo  (W 14-3)34.20334212001.951.0800057190
Pitching Totals:91176512 00088221

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Dick Stigman; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mudcat Grant 0-0-0;  Dick Stigman 0-0-0;  Frank Funk 0-0-0;  Rollie Sheldon 0-0-0;  Luis Arroyo 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Mudcat Grant 37;  Dick Stigman 1;  Frank Funk 5;  Rollie Sheldon 27;  Luis Arroyo 15; 
Time of Game:  2:41    Attendance:  37,161
Umpires:   Home:   Charlie Berry  1B  Frank Umont  2B  Joe Linsalata  3B  Bob Stewart 

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