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Friday May 13, 1977
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Alan Bannister drove in two runs and scored one to lead the White Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Indians. The White Sox counted three times in the fifth inning on consecutive singles by Eric Soderholm, Jim Essian, Ralph Garr and Bannister, with Bannister's hit being good for two RBIs. Other runs followed in the seventh on a single by Bannister, triple by Richie Zisk and single by Jim Spencer. Jim Norris batted in a pair for the Indians. [The Sporting News]


Chicago White Sox 5, Cleveland Indians 3

Game Played on Friday, May 13, 1977 (Night game) at Comiskey Park I

Indians      0  2  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3 11  0
White Sox    0  0  0    0  3  0    2  0  x  -   5 13  0


Indians              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      White Sox            AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Norris rf             5   0   2   2     0   0   .313      Garr lf               5   1   1   1     0   2   .288
Kuiper 2b             4   0   0   0     1   0   .267      Bannister ss          5   1   2   2     0   1   .336
Manning cf            4   1   0   0     1   1   .239      Orta 2b               3   0   2   0     1   1   .304
Carty dh              4   0   1   0     0   1   .227      Zisk rf               4   1   1   1     0   1   .310
Grubb lf              4   0   4   0     0   0   .357      Spencer 1b            4   0   2   1     0   0   .268
Bochte 1b             4   1   1   1     0   0   .288      Gamble dh             2   0   1   0     0   0   .286
Bell 3b               4   1   1   0     0   0   .250        L. Johnson ph,dh    2   0   0   0     0   0   .133
Blanks ss             4   0   1   0     0   0   .238      Lemon cf              4   0   0   0     0   0   .324
Fosse c               3   0   1   0     0   0   .234      Soderholm 3b          4   1   2   0     0   1   .308
  Lowenstein ph       1   0   0   0     0   1   .276      Essian c              3   1   2   0     1   0   .282
Fitzmorris p          0   0   0   0     0   0   .000      Stone p               0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Hood p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .000        LaGrow p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Buskey p            0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Monge p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Kern p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .000

Totals               37   3  11   3     2   3             Totals               36   5  13   5     2   6

Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 27,130
Left on Base: Indians 9, White Sox 9
DP: Indians 0, White Sox 1
Doubles: Carty (3), Orta (4)
Triples: Blanks (1), Zisk (1)
Stolen Bases: Garr (7)
GIDP: Bell (4)


Indians                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Fitzmorris L(2-4)       4     8   3   3   1   0   0  20   4.91
Hood                    2.2   3   2   2   1   4   0  12   2.65
Buskey                  0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   4   4.34
Monge                   0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1   3.55
Kern                    0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1   2.60
Totals                  8    13   5   5   2   6   0  38

White Sox              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Stone W(3-3)            7.1  10   3   3   2   2   0  33   2.22
LaGrow SV(5)            1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6   1.11
Totals                  9    11   3   3   2   3   0  39

Wild Pitches: Hood (1)

Umpires: HP - Bill Kunkel, 1B - Ron Luciano, 2B - Ken Kaiser, 3B - Bill Haller


INDIANS 1ST: Norris flied to center; Kuiper walked; Manning
popped to first in foul territory; Carty flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 0, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 1ST: Garr grounded out (shortstop to first); Bannister
popped to catcher in foul territory; Orta singled to right; Zisk
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 0, White Sox 0.

INDIANS 2ND: Grubb singled to center; Bochte forced Grubb (first
to shortstop); Bell singled to right [Bochte to second]; Blanks
flied to center; Fosse singled to shortstop [Bochte to third,
Bell to second]; Norris singled to center [Bochte scored, Bell
scored, Fosse to third, Norris to second (on throw to home)];
Kuiper grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
Indians 2, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 2ND: Spencer singled to right; Gamble singled to right
[Spencer to third, Gamble out at second (right to shortstop)];
Lemon popped to first in foul territory; Soderholm grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 0.

INDIANS 3RD: Manning flied to center; Carty grounded out
(shortstop to first); Grubb singled to center; Bochte popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 3RD: Essian walked; Garr flied to left; Bannister
flied to left; Orta doubled to right [Essian to third]; Zisk
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
Indians 2, White Sox 0.

INDIANS 4TH: Bell flied to left; Blanks flied to center; Fosse
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Indians 2, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 4TH: Spencer flied to center; Gamble flied to right;
Lemon flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Indians 2, White
Sox 0.

INDIANS 5TH: Norris lined to left; Kuiper flied to left; Manning
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 5TH: Soderholm singled to left; Essian singled to left
[Soderholm to second]; Garr singled to right [Soderholm scored,
Essian to third]; Garr stole second; Bannister singled to center
[Essian scored, Garr scored, Bannister to second (on throw to
home)]; HOOD REPLACED FITZMORRIS (PITCHING); Orta walked; Hood
threw a wild pitch [Bannister to third, Orta to second]; Zisk
was called out on strikes; Spencer popped to third; L. JOHNSON
BATTED FOR GAMBLE; L. Johnson flied to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 3.

INDIANS 6TH: L. JOHNSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); Carty
doubled to left; Grubb singled to center [Carty to third];
Bochte popped to third in foul territory; Bell grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Grubb out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 6TH: Lemon flied to right; Soderholm struck out;
Essian grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Indians 2, White Sox 3.

INDIANS 7TH: Blanks tripled to right; Fosse grounded out (second
to first); Norris grounded out (first unassisted); Kuiper flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 7TH: Garr struck out; Bannister singled to right; Orta
struck out; Zisk tripled to center [Bannister scored]; Spencer
singled to left [Zisk scored]; BUSKEY REPLACED HOOD (PITCHING);
L. Johnson forced Spencer (third to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Indians 2, White Sox 5.

INDIANS 8TH: Manning walked; Carty was called out on strikes;
Grubb singled to left [Manning to third]; Bochte singled to
right [Manning scored, Grubb to second]; LAGROW REPLACED STONE
(PITCHING); Bell flied to center; Blanks flied to center; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Indians 3, White Sox 5.

WHITE SOX 8TH: Lemon flied to center; Soderholm singled to
center; Essian singled to center [Soderholm to third]; MONGE
REPLACED BUSKEY (PITCHING); Garr struck out; KERN REPLACED MONGE
(PITCHING); Bannister struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Indians
3, White Sox 5.

INDIANS 9TH: LOWENSTEIN BATTED FOR FOSSE; Lowenstein struck out;
Norris singled to left; Kuiper forced Norris (second to
shortstop); Manning grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Indians 3, White Sox 5.



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