Walkoff Madness

by Bill Chuck on August 1, 2013

Adrian Beltre led off the bottom of the 9th with a home run to gave the Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels, completing a three-game series sweep in which Texas won each on game-ending home runs.

The Rangers have had four walkoff hits this season

Yr# Date Batter Opp Pitcher Score Inn RoB Out Pit(cnt) RBI
1 2013-05-05 Adrian Beltre BOS Clayton Mortensen tied 3-3 1B b9 12- 2 4 (1-2) 1
2 2013-07-29 Geovany Soto LAA Ernesto Frieri tied 3-3 HR b9 2 6 (3-2) 1
3 2013-07-30 Leonys Martin LAA Daniel Stange tied 11-11 HR b10 1-3 1 4 (1-2) 3
4 2013-07-31 Adrian Beltre LAA Michael Kohn tied 1-1 HR b9 0 6 (2-2) 1
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 8/1/2013.

The Indians

The Cleveland Indians rallied from a two-run deficit in the 9th inning to set up a 10th inning Carlos Santana leadoff walkoff home run to give Cleveland its seventh straight victory, 6-5 over the Chicago White Sox.

Santana hit a 3-2 pitch from Dylan Axelrod (3-7) into the right field seats for Cleveland’s ninth walkoff win of the season.

Nine to Know

2013 Indians walkoff wins

Yr# Date Batter Opp Pitcher Score Inn RoB Out Pit(cnt) RBI
1 2013-04-12 Nick Swisher CHW Jesse Crain tied 0-0 1B b9 1-3 2 1 (0-0) 1
2 2013-05-03 Drew Stubbs MIN Casey Fien tied 6-6 2B b10 -2- 1 2 (1-0) 1
3 2013-05-17 Jason Kipnis SEA Lucas Luetge tied 3-3 HR b10 -23 2 2 (0-1) 3
4 2013-05-20 Yan Gomes SEA Charlie Furbush down 8-7 HR b10 12- 0 6 (3-2) 3
5 2013-07-26 Ryan Raburn TEX Jason Frasor tied 8-8 HR b11 12- 0 4 (2-1) 3
6 2013-07-29 Jason Giambi CHW Ramon Troncoso tied 2-2 HR b9 0 3 (1-1) 1
7 2013-07-31 Carlos Santana CHW Dylan Axelrod tied 5-5 HR b10 0 6 (3-2) 1
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 8/1/2013.

May 18 Seattle 5-4 Mark Reynolds RBI fielder’s choice in 9th
June 14 Washington 2-1 Jason Kipnis RBI-fielder’s choice in 9th

The Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox thanks to a Stephen Drew 15th inning walkoff single that gave Boston a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners and returned the BoSox to first place.

Nine to Know

The Red Sox have had nine walkoff hits in 2013

Yr# Date Batter Opp Pitcher Score Inn RoB Out Pit(cnt) RBI
1 2013-04-13 Shane Victorino TBR Brandon Gomes tied 1-1 1B b10 –3 1 5 (2-2) 1
2 2013-04-15 Mike Napoli TBR Joel Peralta tied 2-2 2B b9 1– 1 5 (2-2) 1
3 2013-05-06 Stephen Drew MIN Jared Burton tied 5-5 2B b11 12- 2 2 (0-1) 1
4 2013-05-26 Jacoby Ellsbury CLE Joe Smith down 5-4 2B b9 123 2 4 (2-1) 2
5 2013-06-06 David Ortiz TEX Michael Kirkman tied 3-3 HR b9 12- 0 1 (0-0) 3
6 2013-06-18 (2) Jonny Gomes TBR Joel Peralta tied 1-1 HR b9 1– 0 1 (0-0) 2
7 2013-07-03 Jonny Gomes SDP Luke Gregerson tied 1-1 HR b9 0 5 (2-2) 1
8 2013-07-21 Mike Napoli NYY Adam Warren tied 7-7 HR b11 2 7 (3-2) 1
9 2013-07-31 Stephen Drew SEA Lucas Luetge tied 4-4 1B b15 123 2 4 (2-1) 1
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 8/1/2013.

Comments on this entry are closed.

Previous post:

Next post: