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Standings
OAK
@BAL
0
8
BOS
@CHW
3
5
SEP
@CLE
5
3
CAL
@DET
0
3
MIN
@NYY
5
2
KCR
@WSA
7
3
PHI
@ATL
2
4
PHI
@ATL
7
0
NYM
@HOU
2
8
STL
@LAD
5
0
CIN
@MON
8
3
 
(11)
CHC
@SDP
4
2
PIT
@SFG
10
5
Wednesday, August 13, 1969, 8:03PM
, Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 16,826, Time of Game: 2:22
Athletics
0
66-48
 Lost 2 
2nd, 2 GB
at Orioles
8
81-35
 Won 2 
1st
W: Jim Palmer (11-2)
L: Chuck Dobson (13-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  0  0
Orioles         1  0  0   2  0  0   5  0  X    8 10  2

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bert Campaneris SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .251 .289 .303 .592 -0.022 0.89 0.040 -0.062 -0.3 2 3
Jose Tartabull CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .248 .269 .279 .548 -0.084 0.91 0.000 -0.084 -0.9 2 0
Reggie Jackson RF 1 0 0 0 3 0 4 .284 .427 .688 1.115 0.029 0.63 0.055 -0.026 0.7 4 0
Sal Bando 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .278 .392 .470 .861 -0.095 1.04 0.000 -0.095 -1.2 1 1
Danny Cater 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .281 .309 .389 .698 -0.089 0.86 0.000 -0.089 -1.1 3 0
Dick Green 2B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .260 .350 .394 .743 -0.007 0.51 0.027 -0.034 0.1 3 1
Tommie Reynolds LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .268 .346 .330 .677 -0.065 0.68 0.000 -0.065 -0.3 2 1
Dave Duncan C 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .096 .202 .117 .319 -0.038 0.71 0.000 -0.038 -0.4 7 0
   Ted Kubiak PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .266 .333 .319 .652 -0.007 0.29 0.000 -0.007 -0.1
   Larry Haney C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208 .286 .336 .622 0.000 0.01 0.000 0.000 -0.7 0 0
Chuck Dobson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .123 .150 .140 .290 0.044 1.04 0.044 0.000 0.4 0 0
   Ramon Webster PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .344 .288 .633 -0.008 0.32 0.000 -0.008 -0.1
   Vida Blue P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   George Lauzerique P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Bob Johnson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .339 .346 .685 -0.001 0.02 0.000 -0.001 -0.2
   Jim Roland P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 29 0 0 0 6 8 35 .000 .171 .000 .171 -0.343 0.72 0.166 -0.509 -4.1 24 6
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Campaneris-D Green-D Cater.
PB: L Haney (7).
Outfield Assists: T Reynolds (J Palmer at home plate).

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Buford 2B 4 2 3 2 1 0 5 .295 .398 .436 .834 0.151 0.63 0.151 0.000 2.0 4 1 3B,SB
Paul Blair CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 5 .305 .351 .530 .882 -0.089 0.87 0.000 -0.089 -1.7 2 0 SF
Frank Robinson RF 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .324 .424 .582 1.006 0.004 0.38 0.032 -0.028 0.6 4 0
Boog Powell 1B 4 1 2 0 0 2 4 .306 .387 .588 .975 -0.004 0.47 0.025 -0.029 0.5 6 0
Brooks Robinson 3B 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .234 .289 .424 .714 -0.061 0.49 0.007 -0.068 1.3 1 2 HR,GDP
Elrod Hendricks C 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .258 .333 .387 .720 0.007 0.46 0.032 -0.025 0.2 8 0
Merv Rettenmund LF 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .248 .347 .388 .736 0.030 0.52 0.049 -0.018 0.0 2 0
Bobby Floyd SS 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .180 .222 .220 .442 0.008 0.53 0.012 -0.003 0.1 0 5 SH
Jim Palmer P 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .162 .225 .216 .441 0.111 0.54 0.111 0.000 1.4 0 0 2B
Team Totals 30 8 10 8 7 6 39 .333 .447 .533 .981 0.157 0.55 0.419 -0.260 4.3 27 8
2B: J Palmer (2, off C Dobson).
3B: D Buford (3, off C Dobson).
HR: B Robinson (20, off G Lauzerique, 7th inn, 2 on, 1 out to LF).
SF: P Blair (1, off C Dobson).
SH: B Floyd (2, off C Dobson).
TB: D Buford 5; B Robinson 4; J Palmer 3; B Powell 2; F Robinson; B Floyd.
GIDP: B Robinson (19).
RBI: B Robinson 3 (64); D Buford 2 (51); J Palmer (3); F Robinson (79); P Blair (65).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 5 for 9.
Fielding
E: B Floyd (5); P Blair (3).
Baserunning
SB: D Buford (11, 2nd base off V Blue/L Haney).

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Chuck Dobson, L (13-9) 4 6 3 3 4 3 0 3.37 20 37 -0.140 0.99 -1.2
Vida Blue 2.1 3 4 4 1 3 0 5.60 11 0 0 -0.010 0.21 -1.8
George Lauzerique 0.2 1 1 1 2 0 1 3.50 5 2 2 -0.007 0.01 -1.9
Jim Roland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.33 3 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.5
Team Totals 8 10 8 8 7 6 1 9.00 39 37 2 2 -0.157 0.55 -4.3

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Palmer, W (11-2) 9 0 0 0 6 8 0 1.77 35 89 0.343 0.72 4.1
Team Totals 9 0 0 0 6 8 0 0.00 35 89 0.343 0.72 4.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou DiMuro, 1B - Jerry Neudecker, 2B - Nestor Chylak, 3B - Jake O'Donnell.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 16,826.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Oakland Athletics         Baltimore Orioles
1 Bert Campaneris SS 1 Don Buford 2B
2 Jose Tartabull CF 2 Paul Blair CF
3 Reggie Jackson RF 3 Frank Robinson RF
4 Sal Bando 3B 4 Boog Powell 1B
5 Danny Cater 1B 5 Brooks Robinson 3B
6 Dick Green 2B 6 Elrod Hendricks C
7 Tommie Reynolds LF 7 Merv Rettenmund LF
8 Dave Duncan C 8 Bobby Floyd SS
9 Chuck Dobson P 9 Jim Palmer P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 --- BAL D. Buford C. Dobson 9% 64% Triple (LF-CF)
b4 1-0 1 -23 R BAL J. Palmer C. Dobson 8% 86% Double to CF; Hendricks Scores; Rettenmund to 3B
b2 1-0 2 123 O BAL P. Blair C. Dobson -6% 62% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
b4 1-0 0 1-- BAL M. Rettenmund C. Dobson 5% 77% Walk; Hendricks to 2B
t6 0-3 2 1-3 O OAK D. Cater J. Palmer 5% 92% Flyball: RF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Palmer 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- O OAK J. Tartabull J. Palmer 1% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- OAK R. Jackson J. Palmer -1% 52% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O OAK S. Bando J. Palmer 2% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BAL D. Buford C. Dobson 9% 64% Triple (LF-CF)
b1 0-0 0 --3 RO BAL P. Blair C. Dobson -1% 63% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Buford Scores
b1 1-0 1 --- BAL F. Robinson C. Dobson 2% 65% Walk
b1 1-0 1 1-- O BAL B. Powell C. Dobson -2% 63% Strikeout
b1 1-0 2 1-- O BAL B. Robinson C. Dobson -2% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- O OAK D. Cater J. Palmer 2% 64% Flyball: RF
t2 0-1 1 --- OAK D. Green J. Palmer -3% 61% Walk
t2 0-1 1 1-- O OAK T. Reynolds J. Palmer 3% 64% Strikeout
t2 0-1 2 1-- O OAK D. Duncan J. Palmer 2% 66% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- O BAL E. Hendricks C. Dobson -2% 64% Flyball: SS
b2 1-0 1 --- O BAL M. Rettenmund C. Dobson -1% 63% Strikeout
b2 1-0 2 --- BAL B. Floyd C. Dobson 1% 64% Single to CF
b2 1-0 2 1-- BAL J. Palmer C. Dobson 2% 66% Single to CF; Floyd to 2B
b2 1-0 2 12- BAL D. Buford C. Dobson 3% 68% Walk; Floyd to 3B; Palmer to 2B
b2 1-0 2 123 O BAL P. Blair C. Dobson -6% 62% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 9-1-2
t3 0-1 0 --- OAK C. Dobson J. Palmer -4% 58% Reached on E8 (Fly Ball)
t3 0-1 0 1-- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Palmer 4% 62% Flyball: LF
t3 0-1 1 1-- O OAK J. Tartabull J. Palmer 3% 65% Groundout: 2B unassisted/Forceout at 2B
t3 0-1 2 1-- O OAK R. Jackson J. Palmer 3% 68% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 3-4-5
b3 1-0 0 --- O BAL F. Robinson C. Dobson -2% 66% Strikeout
b3 1-0 1 --- BAL B. Powell C. Dobson 2% 68% Single to CF
b3 1-0 1 1-- OO BAL B. Robinson C. Dobson -5% 63% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 4-5-6
t4 0-1 0 --- O OAK S. Bando J. Palmer 3% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O OAK D. Cater J. Palmer 2% 68% Strikeout
t4 0-1 2 --- O OAK D. Green J. Palmer 1% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 6-7-8
b4 1-0 0 --- BAL E. Hendricks C. Dobson 3% 73% Walk
b4 1-0 0 1-- BAL M. Rettenmund C. Dobson 5% 77% Walk; Hendricks to 2B
b4 1-0 0 12- O BAL B. Floyd C. Dobson 0% 78% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Hendricks to 3B; Rettenmund to 2B
b4 1-0 1 -23 R BAL J. Palmer C. Dobson 8% 86% Double to CF; Hendricks Scores; Rettenmund to 3B
b4 2-0 1 -23 RO BAL D. Buford C. Dobson 1% 87% Single to LF; Rettenmund Scores; Palmer out at Hm/LF-C; Buford to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
b4 3-0 2 -2- O BAL P. Blair C. Dobson -2% 85% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-3, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 7-8-9
t5 0-3 0 --- O OAK T. Reynolds J. Palmer 2% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 0-3 1 --- O OAK D. Duncan J. Palmer 1% 89% Strikeout
Ramon Webster pinch hits for Chuck Dobson (P) batting 9th
t5 0-3 2 --- O OAK R. Webster J. Palmer 1% 90% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-0, Athletics' Vida Blue facing 3-4-5
Vida Blue replaces Ramon Webster (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b5 3-0 0 --- O BAL F. Robinson V. Blue -1% 89% Flyball: CF
b5 3-0 1 --- O BAL B. Powell V. Blue -1% 88% Strikeout
b5 3-0 2 --- O BAL B. Robinson V. Blue -0% 88% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-3, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 1-2-3
t6 0-3 0 --- OAK B. Campaneris J. Palmer -4% 84% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t6 0-3 0 1-- O OAK J. Tartabull J. Palmer 4% 87% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-3 1 1-- OAK R. Jackson J. Palmer -4% 83% Walk; Tartabull to 2B
t6 0-3 1 12- O OAK S. Bando J. Palmer 4% 88% Flyball: CF; Tartabull to 3B
t6 0-3 2 1-3 O OAK D. Cater J. Palmer 5% 92% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-0, Athletics' Vida Blue facing 6-7-8
b6 3-0 0 --- O BAL E. Hendricks V. Blue -1% 91% Strikeout
b6 3-0 1 --- O BAL M. Rettenmund V. Blue -0% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 3-0 2 --- O BAL B. Floyd V. Blue -0% 91% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-3, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 6-7-8
t7 0-3 0 --- O OAK D. Green J. Palmer 2% 93% Foul Flyball: 1B
t7 0-3 1 --- O OAK T. Reynolds J. Palmer 1% 94% Flyball: RF
Ted Kubiak pinch hits for Dave Duncan (C) batting 8th
t7 0-3 2 --- O OAK T. Kubiak J. Palmer 1% 95% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-0, Athletics' Vida Blue facing 9-1-2
Larry Haney replaces Ted Kubiak (PH) playing C batting 8th
b7 3-0 0 --- BAL J. Palmer V. Blue 1% 96% Walk
b7 3-0 0 1-- BAL D. Buford V. Blue 1% 96% Passed Ball; Palmer to 2B
b7 3-0 0 -2- R BAL D. Buford V. Blue 2% 98% Single to CF; Palmer Scores
b7 4-0 0 1-- BAL P. Blair V. Blue 0% 98% Buford Steals 2B
b7 4-0 0 -2- O BAL P. Blair V. Blue -0% 98% Flyball: 1B
b7 4-0 1 -2- R BAL F. Robinson V. Blue 1% 99% Single to CF; Buford Scores
b7 5-0 1 1-- BAL B. Powell V. Blue 0% 99% Single to RF; Robinson to 3B
George Lauzerique replaces Vida Blue pitching and batting 9th
b7 5-0 1 1-3 RRR BAL B. Robinson G. Lauzerique 1% 100% Home Run; Robinson Scores; Powell Scores
b7 8-0 1 --- BAL E. Hendricks G. Lauzerique 0% 100% Walk
b7 8-0 1 1-- O BAL M. Rettenmund G. Lauzerique -0% 100% Flyball: CF
b7 8-0 2 1-- BAL B. Floyd G. Lauzerique 0% 100% Walk; Hendricks to 2B
b7 8-0 2 12- O BAL J. Palmer G. Lauzerique -0% 100% Flyball: LF
5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 8.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-8, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 9-1-2
Bob Johnson pinch hits for George Lauzerique (P) batting 9th
t8 0-8 0 --- O OAK B. Johnson J. Palmer 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 0-8 1 --- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Palmer 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t8 0-8 2 --- O OAK J. Tartabull J. Palmer 0% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 8-0, Athletics' Jim Roland facing 1-2-3
Jim Roland replaces Bob Johnson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 8-0 0 --- O BAL D. Buford J. Roland 0% 100% Flyball: RF
b8 8-0 1 --- O BAL P. Blair J. Roland 0% 100% Flyball: RF
b8 8-0 2 --- O BAL F. Robinson J. Roland 0% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 8.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-8, Orioles' Jim Palmer facing 3-4-5
t9 0-8 0 --- OAK R. Jackson J. Palmer -0% 100% Walk
t9 0-8 0 1-- O OAK S. Bando J. Palmer 0% 100% Lineout: CF
t9 0-8 1 1-- O OAK D. Cater J. Palmer 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t9 0-8 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  OAK D. Green J. Palmer -0% 100% Walk; Cater to 2B
t9 0-8 2 12- OAK T. Reynolds J. Palmer -0% 100% Walk; Cater to 3B; Green to 2B
t9 0-8 2 123 O OAK L. Haney J. Palmer 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 0, Orioles 8.

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