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New York Yankees 13 Detroit Tigers 11

+ Boxscore: Wed, April 26,1961
1961-04-25 - 1961-04-27
  123 456 789 10  R H E
New York Yankees (6-5)511 010 030 2 13184
Detroit Tigers (8-2)040 110 500 0 11133
Date of Game: Wed, April 26,1961
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 4,676
Time of Game: 3:20

Feats and Milestones
Chico Fernandez:4 hits
Joe Grzenda:1st career game, 1st career hit
Mickey Mantle:2 home runs
Joe Grzenda:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Luis Arroyo (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Hank Aguirre (0-1)

Home Runs: Rocky Colavito (3), Tony Kubek (1), Mickey Mantle 2 (7), Roger Maris (1)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
DET82.800--643727L1
MIN83.7270.54956-7L1
SFN85.6151.54246-4W2
PIT75.5832.050500W2
CLE75.5832.053521W1
MLN54.5562.541365W2
NYA65.5452.548471W1
LAN87.5332.569672L2
CHN66.5003.03443-9W1
BOS55.5003.03132-1L1
SLN67.4623.556533L2
CHA45.4443.53338-5W1
BAL57.4174.04652-6L1
CIN57.4174.042348L5
KC135.3754.0503911W1
WS247.3644.52936-7W1
PHI48.3335.03742-5L1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Richardson2b25.2516
    23100.222480052
    Tony Kubekss24.1966
    33101.225555110
    Hector Lopezlf31.2916
    23101.205821030
    Mickey Mantlecf29.1896
    32400.34213827151
    Bill Skowron1b30.1296
    11102.275804280
    Elston Howardc32.0625
    02100.421645010
    Roger Marisrf26.2284
    22110.200530120
    Deron Johnson3b22.2835
    00002.08311000
    Whitey Fordp32.1873
    02201.300259030
    Bill Staffordp21.257000000.00018000
    Yogi Berraph35.3491
    00000.2921461010
    Ryne Durenp32.063000000--142000
    Jesse Gonderph25.0971
    00000.40013020
    Luis Arroyop34.067000000--135000
    Totals4913181217.2561067256-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jake Wood2b23.3086
    00003.24410142
    Bill Brutoncf35.1686
    11000.214908151
    Al Kalinerf26.1286
    22001.3491061072
    Rocky Colavitolf27.2593
    12110.265688370
    Mike Roarkepr30.169010000.5003000
    Harry Chitic28.1611
    00001.000424000
    Norm Cash1b26.1675
    11301.3242022111
    Steve Boros3b24.2353
    21010.333400100
    Dick Brownc26.0992
    21010.333173250
    Charlie Maxwellph-lf34.0181
    00110.200884010
    Chico Fernandezss29.0555
    14300.294515052
    Don Mossip32.1051
    00001.143278000
    Bubba Mortonph29.1351
    00000.0003000
    Paul Foytackp30.161000000--204000
    George Thomasph23.1481
    00000.0004000
    Joe Grzendap23.3221
    010001.0001000
    Jim Donohuep22.177000000--4000
    Hank Aguirrep30.085000000--112000
    Dick Gernertph32.2101
    00001.500770110
    Totals431113848.2871056284-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Whitey Ford32.187-6.111962313.190.424279238
    Bill Stafford21.257-0.22111004.000.336178
    Ryne Duren32.063-10000206.000.0021438
    Luis Arroyo34.067W 1-020001300.000.20313633
    Totals10.013107481--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Don Mossi32.105-47731212.840.42328391
    Paul Foytack30.161-23110214.501.501216144
    Joe Grzenda23.322-1.132200018.003.00110
    Jim Donohue22.177-0.13110112.250.75440
    Hank Aguirre30.085L 0-12.12220219.001.00111520
    Totals10.018139174--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Jim Donohue (1)
    HB: Bill Stafford (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Whitey Ford 0-0-0, Bill Stafford 0-0-0, Ryne Duren 0-0-0, Luis Arroyo 0-0-0, Don Mossi 0-0-0, Paul Foytack 0-0-0, Joe Grzenda 0-0-0, Jim Donohue 0-0-0, Hank Aguirre 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Whitey Ford 32, Bill Stafford 5, Ryne Duren 3, Luis Arroyo 8, Don Mossi 23, Paul Foytack 9, Joe Grzenda 6, Jim Donohue 4, Hank Aguirre 9
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Whitey Ford 9-8, Bill Stafford 0-1, Ryne Duren 1-0, Luis Arroyo 2-2, Don Mossi 10-5, Paul Foytack 2-2, Joe Grzenda 1-2, Jim Donohue 0-0, Hank Aguirre 3-2

    Umpires: HP: Johnny Stevens 1B: Larry Napp 2B: John Rice 3B: Harry Schwarts


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