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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 60-80L5002 010 100 4112
Kansas City Athletics 52-89W4100 000 41x 670
Date of Game:  Friday, September 08, 1961
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Cipriani - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • John Wyatt - 1st career game
  • John Wyatt - 1st career save, 1st career game

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lenny Greencf-lf-cf28.245512100.29513746694715
    Billy Martin2b33.115512102.233939634322
    Harmon Killebrew1b25.071312210.295129519401061
    Bob Allisonrf27.059500000.24113844429942
    Jim Lemonlf33.169301000.25912091314511
        Jose Valdivielso3b27.109000000.18363387161
        Joe Altobelliph-lf29.105000010.21121147010
    Earl Batteyc26.246400001.30311740515492
    Bill Tuttle3b-cf-3b32.066400000.24611711144381
    Zoilo Versallesss21.265413000.27811115564214
    Jim Kaatp22.305200000.2683852010
        Ray Moorep35.099000000.00041270000
        Julio Becquerph29.263101000.233624805180
    Totals: 36411423.30611876315 

    Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Lumpe2b28.098300112.2891325442411
    Bobby Del Grecocf28.154421110.246954165260
    Leo Posadalf25.146300003.2571041147500
        Haywood Sullivanph30.267000100.2471031625381
        John Wyattp26.142000000.00011000
    Norm Siebern1b28.044402200.28813358517862
    Deron Johnson3b23.053401100.22775817340
    Wayne Causeyss24.256200020.263892257420
    Frank Ciprianirf20.147412001.50011000
        Gene Stephensrf28.231000000.203898574263
    Joe Pignatanoc32.035310010.249872654222
    Jim Archerp29.106200000.0733232010
        Dave Wickershamp25.3470000001.0001116010
        Ozzie Virgilph28.114100000.14930230110
        Jay Hankinspr-lf25.306121000.1736666351
    Totals: 3167656.22610483595 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Billy Martin (11)
    3B:  Jay Hankins (2), Norm Siebern (5)
    HR:  Harmon Killebrew (40)
    RBIs:  Bobby Del Greco (26), Lenny Green (47), Deron Johnson (34), Harmon Killebrew 2 (106), Jerry Lumpe (41), Billy Martin (32), Norm Siebern 2 (86), Haywood Sullivan (38)
    SH:  Jim Kaat (2), Jerry Lumpe (4)
    SF:  Haywood Sullivan (1)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Kaat  (L 7-15)22.3056.25514504.011.360003147
    Ray Moore35.0991.12111104.141.6400041280
    Pitching Totals:8762560 00072327

    Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Archer29.1066.18441113.351.340003333
    Dave Wickersham  (W 2-0)25.3470.21000005.251.750001116
    John Wyatt  (Sv 1)26.14222001200.001.5000011
    Pitching Totals:91144231 0004550

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Kaat 0-0-0;  Ray Moore 0-0-0;  Jim Archer 0-0-0;  Dave Wickersham 0-0-0;  John Wyatt 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Kaat 31;  Ray Moore 7;  Jim Archer 28;  Dave Wickersham 2;  John Wyatt 10; 
    Time of Game:  2:34    Attendance:  5,594
    Umpires:   Home:   Red Flaherty  1B  Jim Honochick  2B  Bill Kinnamon  3B  Eddie Hurley 


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