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Sunday, April 15, 2001
Classic Box Score: May 23, 1901
By Jim Caple
ESPN.com


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Hint: Think rally caps.

Cleveland 14, Washington 13
Washington   ab r h rbi   Cleveland      ab r h rbi
Farrell cf    6 1 0 3     Pickering rf    6 1 1 1
Dungan rf     6 0 1 2     McCarthy lf     5 2 2 0
Quinn 2b      5 1 2 2     Bradley 3b      5 2 4 1
Foster lf     5 1 3 0     LaChance 1b     5 1 3 2
Everett 1b    3 1 0 0     Wood c          4 1 1 0
Grady c       4 2 2 2     Scheibeck ss    5 2 4 4
Clingman ss   4 2 2 0     Genius cf       4 1 1 1
Coughlin 3b   3 3 2 0     Eagan 2b        4 2 1 0
Patten p      4 2 2 1     Hoffer p        4 1 1 1
Lee p         0 0 0 0     Beck ph         1 1 1 2
Totals       40 13 14 10                 43 14 19 12

Washington 050 130 202-13 Cleveland 000 040 019-14

Two outs when winning run scored

E-Foster, Grady, Bradley 2, Wood, Scheibeck. DP-Washington. LOB-Washington 7, Cleveland 7. 2B-Coughlin, Scheibeck, Beck, 3B-Dungan. SB-Grady, Clingman. S-Everett, Clingman, Coughlin, Patten.

Washington ip h r er bb k Patten 8.2 16 11 7 3 3 Lee (L,4-2) 0 3 3 3 0 0 Cleveland Hoffer (W,2-4) 9 14 13 6 3 0

HBP-Wood (by Patten). PB-Grady. T-2:00. A-1,620.

Jim Caple is a Senior Writer for ESPN.com.




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