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Detroit Tigers 20-9L2020 030 100 682
New York Yankees 16-11W2520 001 00x 8110
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 14, 1961
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Bruton - 1000th career hit


  • Top Inning 1

    Jake Wood vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bill Bruton vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Charlie Maxwell vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Bobby Richardson vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Tony Kubek vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Bobby Richardson advanced to 3b
    Roger Maris vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Bobby Richardson scored, Tony Kubek advanced to 3b
    Mickey Mantle vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Tony Kubek scored, Roger Maris advanced to 2b
    Yogi Berra vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Roger Maris advanced to 3b, Mickey Mantle advanced to 2b
    Bill Skowron vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Roger Maris scored, Mickey Mantle scored, Yogi Berra advanced to 2b
    Johnny Blanchard vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Clete Boyer vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Ralph Terry vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Yogi Berra scored, Bill Skowron advanced to 2b
    Bobby Richardson vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 5-0


    Top Inning 2

    Rocky Colavito vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Norm Cash vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Steve Boros vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Brown vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Chico Fernandez vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 5-2


    Bottom Inning 2

    Tony Kubek vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mickey Mantle vs Jim Bunning  M
    3-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Mickey Mantle stole second base
    Yogi Berra vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Mickey Mantle scored
    Bill Skowron vs Jim Bunning  M
    3-1 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Yogi Berra advanced to 2b
    Wild pitch by Jim Bunning
    Yogi Berra advanced to 3b, Bill Skowron advanced to 2b
    Johnny Blanchard vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Clete Boyer vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error . Yogi Berra scored, Bill Skowron advanced to 3b, Johnny Blanchard advanced to 2b
    Ralph Terry vs Jim Bunning  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-2


    Top Inning 3

    George Thomas vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jake Wood vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bill Bruton vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Charlie Maxwell vs Ralph Terry  M
    3-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Bill Bruton advanced to 2b
    Rocky Colavito vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-2


    Bottom Inning 3

    Bobby Richardson vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Kubek vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-2


    Top Inning 4

    Norm Cash vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Steve Boros vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Brown vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Chico Fernandez vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Steve Boros advanced to 2b
    Bill Fischer vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-2


    Bottom Inning 4

    Mickey Mantle vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Unknown event PO1(E3).1-2 (8)
    Unknown. Mickey Mantle advanced to 2b
    Yogi Berra vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Skowron vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Johnny Blanchard vs Bill Fischer  M
    3-1 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Clete Boyer vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-2


    Top Inning 5

    Jake Wood vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled
    Bill Bruton vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Jake Wood scored
    Charlie Maxwell vs Ralph Terry  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Bill Bruton scored
    Rocky Colavito vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Norm Cash vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Steve Boros vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-5


    Bottom Inning 5

    Jim Coates vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-2 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bobby Richardson vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Kubek vs Bill Fischer  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-5


    Top Inning 6

    Dick Brown vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Chico Fernandez vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bubba Morton vs Jim Coates  M
    3-2 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jake Wood vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 7-5


    Bottom Inning 6

    Roger Maris vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mickey Mantle vs Jim Donohue  M
    3-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Yogi Berra vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Mickey Mantle advanced to 2b
    Bill Skowron vs Jim Donohue  M
    3-2 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Mickey Mantle advanced to 3b
    Johnny Blanchard vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Mickey Mantle scored, Bill Skowron advanced to 2b
    Clete Boyer vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 8-5


    Top Inning 7

    Bill Bruton vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Charlie Maxwell vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled
    Rocky Colavito vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Wild pitch by Jim Coates
    Charlie Maxwell scored
    Norm Cash vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 8-6


    Bottom Inning 7

    Jim Coates vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bobby Richardson vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    34Sacrifice bunt to . Jim Coates advanced to 2b
    Tony Kubek vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Roger Maris vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 8-6


    Top Inning 8

    Steve Boros vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Brown vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Chico Fernandez vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 8-6


    Bottom Inning 8

    Mickey Mantle vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Yogi Berra vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Skowron vs Jim Donohue  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Detroit Tigers 8-6


    Top Inning 9

    Bobo Osborne vs Jim Coates  M
    3-2 (0 pitches)
    Jake Wood vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Bruton vs Jim Coates  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees beat Detroit Tigers 8-6


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