BASEBALL X-RAY

June 23, 1957

Ted Williams set American League record last week, hitting three home runs in one game for the second time this season.

Red Schoendienst, recently traded to Braves from Giants, has hit nine home runs this year, seven more than his 1956 total.

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TWO PHOTOS

TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (6/9-6/15)

Batting

Season

Homers Weeek

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York

5-2

.714

32-22

12

Skoworn

.680

Mantle

.381

Mantle

19

Shantz

7-1

Detroit

5-2

.714

31-25

12

Philley

.450

Bertoia

.311

Maxwell

12

Maas

7-3

Cleveland

4-3

.571

28-25

13

Smith

.321

Wertz

.315

Wertz

9

Wynn

7-7

Baltimore

4-3

.571

24-30

7

Boyd

.593

Boyd

.349

2 with

6

Zuverink

6-2

Boston

4-4

.500

27-29

14

Malzone

.469

Williams

.382

Williams

17

Brewer

7-5

Washington

3-4

.429

20-38

7

Sievers

.421

Sievers

.307

Sievers

14

Clevenger

5-0

Chicago

2-5

.286

34-18

6

Aparicio

.611

Fox

.350

Dropo

8

Pierce

10-3

Kansas City

2-6

.250

23-32

14

Lopez

.350

Cerv

.348

Zernial

13

Trucks

5-1

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Milwaukee

6-2

.750

32-21

14

Logan

.406

Aaron

.329

Aaron

18

Spahn

7-3

St. Louis

5-2

.714

29-23

9

Ennis

.379

Musial

.357

Musial

13

Jackson

8-2

Pittsburgh

5-3

.625

20-34

0

Baker

.458

Fondy

.359

Thomas

6

Purkey

5-4

New York

4-3

.571

24-32

8

Mueller

.381

Mays

.330

Mays

12

Gomez

9-3

Chicago

3-3

.500

16-32

3

Tanner

.389

Moryn

.275

Banks

8

Drott

5-6

Cincinnati

3-5

.375

32-24

8

Temple

.269

Robinson

.319

Robinson

11

Acker

6-2

Brooklyn

2-6

.250

30-23

6

Valo

.467

Hodges

.366

Snider

11

Podres

6-2

Philadelphia

1-5

.167

29-23

1

Ashburn

.423

Ashburn

.276

Bouchee

7

Sanford

8-1

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to June 15)

BEST

WORST

Batting (AL)

Williams, Bos .382

Graff, KC .160

Batting (NL)

Hodges, Bkn .366

Walls, Chi .207

Home run hitters (AL)

Mantle, NY 19 (1 per 9½ AB)

Aparicio, Chi 0 (194 AB)

Home run hitters (NL)

Aaron, Mil 18 (1 per 13 AB)

Gilliam, Bkn 0 (226 AB)

Pitching (AL)

Pierce, Chi 10-3

Stobbs, Wash 0-11

Pitching (NL)

Gomez, NY 9-3

Kline, Pitt 2-9

ERA (AL)

Bunning, Det 1.71

Stobbs, Wash 8.86

ERA (NL)

Purkey, Pitt 1.96

Wehmeier, St L 6.53

Complete games (AL)

Pierce, Chi 8 (in 13 starts)

Lemon, Clev 0 (in 9 starts)

Complete games (NL)

Newcombe, Bkn 8
Roberts, Phil 8
(in 12 starts)

Arroyo, Pitt 0 (in 8 starts)

Team HR (AL)

Kansas City 64

Chicago 35

Team HR (NL)

Cincinnati 66

Pittsburgh 22

Team runs (AL)

New York 267

Cleveland 218

Team runs (NL)

Cincinnati 297

Pittsburgh 195

Team hits (AL)

Baltimore 507

Cleveland 432

Team hits (NL)

St. Louis 530

Chicago 389

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted In

Total Runs Produced

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.381)

52

23

75

Sievers, Wash (.307)

38

32

70

Minoso, Chi (.277)

30

33

63

Skowron, NY (.337)

31

31

62

Wertz, Clev (.315)

31

31

62

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Aaron, Mil (.329)

44

32

76

Mays, NY (.330)

41

25

66

Musial, St L (.357)

31

34

65

Blasingame, St L (.298)

39

26

65

Robinson, Cin (.319)

41

23

64

THE ROOKIES

AMERICAN LEAGUE

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Batting

Richardson, NY .337

Kasko, St L .293

Home runs

Maris, Clev 8

2 with seven

RBIs

Maris, Clev 23

Bouchee, Phil 26

Pitching

Fischer, Chi 3-3

Sanford, Phil 8-1

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)