The Cleveland Indians easily beat the Kansas City Athletics, 9 to 3, on May 7, 1955.

1955 Cleveland Indians

Final

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Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Spook Jacobs 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bill Renna RF 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Jim Finigan 3B 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 5
Gus Zernial LF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bill Wilson CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Kryhoski 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Joe Demaestri SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Billy Shantz C 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bobby Shantz P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moe Burtschy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Sleater PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Charlie Bishop P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Littrell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 3 9 3 1 1 2 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bobby Shantz (L) 3.2 9 7 7 3 2 0
Moe Burtschy 2.1 1 0 0 1 3 0
Charlie Bishop 2.0 2 2 2 3 0 0
Totals 8.0 12 9 9 7 5 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Smith RF 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Bobby Avila 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Vic Wertz 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2
Joe Altobelli 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ralph Kiner LF 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Wally Westlake LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Pope CF 1 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0
Hank Majeski 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Sam Dente 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Strickland SS 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
Jim Hegan C 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Hal Naragon C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Early Wynn P 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3
Bill Wight P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 9 12 8 0 7 5 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Early Wynn (W) 8.0 8 3 3 1 1 1
Bill Wight (S) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 9 3 3 1 2 1

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