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Standings
CLE
@BAL
3
4
BOS
@DET
4
6
OAK
@KCR
6
7
 
(10)
MIL
@MIN
7
8
CHW
@SEA
2
3
CAL
@TEX
1
2
NYY
@TOR
11
2
PHI
@CHC
5
3
CIN
@HOU
5
6
SDP
@LAD
5
1
PIT
@NYM
2
1
ATL
@SFG
5
6
MON
@STL
5
3
Tuesday, June 26, 1979, 7:34PM
, Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 18,171, Time of Game: 3:03
Indians
3
32-39
 Lost 9 
6th, 16½ GB
at Orioles
4
49-23
 Won 2 
1st
W: Mike Flanagan (9-5)
L: Len Barker (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         1  0  0   0  1  0   0  1  0    3  6  0
Orioles         0  0  0   3  0  0   1  0  X    4  5  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bobby Bonds RF 4 0 0 0 1 3 5 .303 .387 .482 .869 -0.116 1.43 0.049 -0.165 -0.8 1 0
Toby Harrah 3B-SS 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .265 .385 .399 .784 -0.007 1.36 0.111 -0.117 0.4 2 3 HR
Rick Manning CF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .266 .337 .313 .649 0.125 1.46 0.188 -0.063 0.8 4 0
Andre Thornton 1B 3 0 2 0 1 1 4 .246 .359 .439 .798 0.209 1.60 0.218 -0.009 1.5 9 0
Cliff Johnson DH 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .253 .353 .402 .755 -0.196 2.55 0.033 -0.229 -1.1
   Horace Speed PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .368 .143 .511 0.039 2.90 0.039 0.000 0.2 SB
Ron Pruitt C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .258 .351 .333 .684 -0.135 1.33 0.000 -0.135 -1.3 3 0 GDP
   Ron Hassey PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .250 .267 .517 -0.075 3.02 0.000 -0.075 -0.3 1 0
Mike Hargrove LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .194 .319 .256 .576 -0.031 1.41 0.030 -0.060 -0.4 0 1
Tom Veryzer SS 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .236 .303 .278 .582 0.090 0.89 0.107 -0.017 0.9 0 4 2B
   Jim Norris PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227 .301 .313 .613 -0.122 4.39 0.000 -0.122 -0.5
   Ted Cox 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .282 .250 .532 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Duane Kuiper 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .263 .310 .309 .619 -0.175 1.93 0.000 -0.175 -1.0 4 4
Len Barker P 0 0
   Dan Spillner P 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 6 3 6 9 38 .188 .316 .313 .628 -0.394 1.71 0.775 -1.167 -1.6 24 12
2B: T Veryzer (7, off M Flanagan).
HR: T Harrah (8, off M Flanagan, 1st inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: T Harrah 4; T Veryzer 2; A Thornton 2; R Manning 2.
GIDP: R Pruitt (2).
RBI: C Johnson (10); T Harrah (35); R Manning (26).
2-out RBI: R Manning.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 1 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Harrah-D Kuiper-A Thornton 2; T Veryzer-D Kuiper-A Thornton.
Outfield Assists: M Hargrove (A Bumbry at 3rd base).
Baserunning
SB: H Speed (2, 2nd base off D Stanhouse/R Dempsey).

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Al Bumbry CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .282 .338 .359 .697 -0.058 1.18 0.026 -0.084 -0.5 2 0 SB
Kiko Garcia SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .262 .322 .398 .720 -0.107 0.99 0.012 -0.119 -1.2 1 3 SB
Ken Singleton RF 2 1 1 1 2 1 4 .316 .425 .555 .980 0.120 0.76 0.159 -0.039 1.2 0 0 HR
   John Lowenstein RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .418 .560 .978 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Eddie Murray 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274 .355 .412 .767 -0.091 0.90 0.000 -0.091 -0.9 9 0
Doug DeCinces 3B 2 1 2 0 2 0 4 .237 .333 .427 .761 0.126 0.88 0.126 0.000 1.4 0 0
Lee May DH 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .287 .324 .465 .789 -0.161 1.46 0.048 -0.209 -2.1 3·GDP
Gary Roenicke LF 1 1 0 0 3 0 4 .295 .438 .568 1.006 0.079 1.05 0.101 -0.021 0.7 2 0
Rich Dauer 2B 3 0 1 2 1 0 4 .266 .323 .388 .711 0.180 1.36 0.221 -0.041 1.6 5 6 2B
Rick Dempsey C 3 0 0 1 1 1 4 .261 .348 .381 .729 0.020 0.98 0.057 -0.037 -0.2 8 1
Mike Flanagan P 0 0
   Don Stanhouse P 0 0
Team Totals 25 4 5 4 11 3 36 .200 .444 .360 .804 0.108 1.06 0.750 -0.641 -0.1 27 10
2B: R Dauer (11, off L Barker).
HR: K Singleton (16, off L Barker, 7th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF).
TB: K Singleton 4; R Dauer 2; D DeCinces 2; K Garcia.
GIDP: L May 3 (10).
RBI: R Dauer 2 (32); R Dempsey (17); K Singleton (49).
2-out RBI: K Singleton.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. K Garcia-R Dauer-E Murray.
Baserunning
SB: A Bumbry (18, 2nd base off L Barker/R Pruitt); K Garcia (6, 2nd base off L Barker/R Pruitt).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Len Barker, L (0-1) 7 5 4 4 9 2 1 4.94 32 44 -0.158 1.11 -0.8
Dan Spillner 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.05 4 1 0 0.051 0.66 0.9
Team Totals 8 5 4 4 11 3 1 4.50 36 44 1 0 -0.107 1.06 0.1
L Barker faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Flanagan, W (9-5) 7 5 3 3 5 8 1 3.92 30 58 0.158 1.34 1.2
Don Stanhouse, S (8) 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.56 8 1 1 0.235 2.94 0.4
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 6 9 1 3.00 38 58 1 1 0.393 1.71 1.6
M Flanagan faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dan Morrison, 1B - Al Clark, 2B - Durwood Merrill, 3B - Dallas Parks.
Time of Game: 3:03.
Attendance: 18,171.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Baltimore Orioles
1 Bobby Bonds RF 1 Al Bumbry CF
2 Toby Harrah 3B 2 Kiko Garcia SS
3 Rick Manning CF 3 Ken Singleton RF
4 Andre Thornton 1B 4 Eddie Murray 1B
5 Cliff Johnson DH 5 Doug DeCinces 3B
6 Ron Pruitt C 6 Lee May DH
7 Mike Hargrove LF 7 Gary Roenicke LF
8 Tom Veryzer SS 8 Rich Dauer 2B
9 Duane Kuiper 2B 9 Rick Dempsey C
Len Barker P Mike Flanagan P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-1 1 123 RR BAL R. Dauer L. Barker 21% 77% Double to RF; DeCinces Scores; May Scores; Roenicke to 3B
t8 2-4 0 1-- CLE A. Thornton D. Stanhouse -15% 65% Single to LF; Manning to 3B
t8 3-4 2 1-3 O CLE J. Norris D. Stanhouse 12% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 1-3 2 12- R CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan -12% 64% Single to CF; Veryzer Scores; Bonds to 3B
b7 3-2 2 --- R BAL K. Singleton L. Barker 11% 87% Home Run

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Bonds M. Flanagan 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- R CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan -10% 42% Home Run
t1 1-0 1 --- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 1% 44% Strikeout
t1 1-0 2 --- O CLE A. Thornton M. Flanagan 1% 45% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Len Barker facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O BAL A. Bumbry L. Barker -2% 42% Flyball: CF
b1 0-1 1 --- O BAL K. Garcia L. Barker -2% 41% Foul Flyball: 1B
b1 0-1 2 --- BAL K. Singleton L. Barker 1% 42% Walk
b1 0-1 2 1-- O BAL E. Murray L. Barker -2% 40% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 5-6-7
t2 1-0 0 --- CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan -3% 36% Walk
t2 1-0 0 1-- OO CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan 7% 43% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- O CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 1% 44% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Len Barker facing 5-6-7
b2 0-1 0 --- BAL D. DeCinces L. Barker 4% 48% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
b2 0-1 0 1-- OO BAL L. May L. Barker -8% 40% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b2 0-1 2 --- BAL G. Roenicke L. Barker 1% 41% Walk
b2 0-1 2 1-- O BAL R. Dauer L. Barker -3% 39% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan -6% 33% Double (CF-RF)
t3 1-0 0 -2- O CLE D. Kuiper M. Flanagan 1% 34% Groundout: 2B-1B; Veryzer to 3B
t3 1-0 1 --3 O CLE B. Bonds M. Flanagan 6% 40% Flyball: SS
t3 1-0 2 --3 CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan -1% 39% Walk
t3 1-0 2 1-3 O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 5% 44% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Len Barker facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- BAL R. Dempsey L. Barker 4% 48% Walk
b3 0-1 0 1-- O BAL A. Bumbry L. Barker -4% 44% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b3 0-1 1 1-- BAL K. Garcia L. Barker 2% 46% Bumbry Steals 2B
b3 0-1 1 -2- O BAL K. Garcia L. Barker -5% 40% Single to LF; Bumbry out at 3B/LF-3B
b3 0-1 2 1-- BAL K. Singleton L. Barker 1% 42% Garcia Steals 2B
b3 0-1 2 -2- O BAL K. Singleton L. Barker -4% 38% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 4-5-6
t4 1-0 0 --- CLE A. Thornton M. Flanagan -4% 34% Single to LF
t4 1-0 0 1-- O CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan 3% 37% Flyball: 2B
t4 1-0 1 1-- O CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan 3% 40% Strikeout
t4 1-0 2 1-- O CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 2% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Len Barker facing 4-5-6
b4 0-1 0 --- O BAL E. Murray L. Barker -3% 40% Flyball: CF
b4 0-1 1 --- BAL D. DeCinces L. Barker 3% 43% Walk
b4 0-1 1 1-- BAL L. May L. Barker 5% 48% Walk; DeCinces to 2B
b4 0-1 1 12- BAL G. Roenicke L. Barker 8% 56% Walk; DeCinces to 3B; May to 2B
b4 0-1 1 123 RR BAL R. Dauer L. Barker 21% 77% Double to RF; DeCinces Scores; May Scores; Roenicke to 3B
b4 2-1 1 -23 RO BAL R. Dempsey L. Barker 1% 78% Groundout: SS-1B; Roenicke Scores; Dauer to 3B
b4 3-1 2 --3 BAL A. Bumbry L. Barker 1% 79% Walk
b4 3-1 2 1-3 O BAL K. Garcia L. Barker -3% 75% Flyball: CF
3 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 8-9-1
t5 1-3 0 --- CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan -5% 70% Walk
t5 1-3 0 1-- O CLE D. Kuiper M. Flanagan 4% 75% Flyball: CF
t5 1-3 1 1-- CLE B. Bonds M. Flanagan -5% 70% Walk; Veryzer to 2B
t5 1-3 1 12- O CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 6% 76% Flyball: 2B
t5 1-3 2 12- R CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan -12% 64% Single to CF; Veryzer Scores; Bonds to 3B
t5 2-3 2 1-3 CLE A. Thornton M. Flanagan -3% 60% Walk; Manning to 2B
t5 2-3 2 123 O CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan 11% 71% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Len Barker facing 3-4-5
b5 3-2 0 --- BAL K. Singleton L. Barker 3% 74% Walk
b5 3-2 0 1-- O BAL E. Murray L. Barker -3% 71% Flyball: CF
b5 3-2 1 1-- BAL D. DeCinces L. Barker 3% 74% Single to CF; Singleton to 2B
b5 3-2 1 12- OO BAL L. May L. Barker -8% 66% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 3.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 6-7-8
t6 2-3 0 --- O CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan 4% 70% Foul Flyball: 1B
t6 2-3 1 --- O CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 3% 72% Flyball: 2B
t6 2-3 2 --- O CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan 2% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Len Barker facing 7-8-9
b6 3-2 0 --- O BAL G. Roenicke L. Barker -2% 72% Foul Flyball: 3B
b6 3-2 1 --- O BAL R. Dauer L. Barker -2% 70% Foul Flyball: C
b6 3-2 2 --- O BAL R. Dempsey L. Barker -1% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 3.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 9-1-2
t7 2-3 0 --- O CLE D. Kuiper M. Flanagan 4% 74% Strikeout
t7 2-3 1 --- O CLE B. Bonds M. Flanagan 3% 77% Strikeout (C-1B)
t7 2-3 2 --- O CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 2% 79% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Len Barker facing 1-2-3
b7 3-2 0 --- O BAL A. Bumbry L. Barker -2% 77% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b7 3-2 1 --- O BAL K. Garcia L. Barker -1% 76% Strikeout
b7 3-2 2 --- R BAL K. Singleton L. Barker 11% 87% Home Run
b7 4-2 2 --- O BAL E. Murray L. Barker -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Orioles 4.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-4, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 3-4-5
John Lowenstein replaces Ken Singleton playing RF batting 3rd
t8 2-4 0 --- CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan -7% 80% Single to 3B
Don Stanhouse replaces Mike Flanagan pitching
t8 2-4 0 1-- CLE A. Thornton D. Stanhouse -15% 65% Single to LF; Manning to 3B
t8 2-4 0 1-3 RO CLE C. Johnson D. Stanhouse 9% 74% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Manning Scores
Ron Hassey pinch hits for Ron Pruitt (C) batting 6th
Horace Speed pinch runs for Cliff Johnson (DH) batting 5th
t8 3-4 1 1-- CLE R. Hassey D. Stanhouse -4% 70% Speed Steals 2B
t8 3-4 1 -2- O CLE R. Hassey D. Stanhouse 7% 77% Groundout: 2B-1B; Speed to 3B
t8 3-4 2 --3 CLE M. Hargrove D. Stanhouse -3% 75% Walk
Jim Norris pinch hits for Tom Veryzer (SS) batting 8th
t8 3-4 2 1-3 O CLE J. Norris D. Stanhouse 12% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 4-3, Indians' Len Barker facing 5-6-7
Ron Hassey moves from PH to C
Ted Cox replaces Jim Norris (PH) playing 3B batting 8th
Toby Harrah moves from 3B to SS
b8 4-3 0 --- BAL D. DeCinces L. Barker 2% 89% Walk
Dan Spillner replaces Len Barker pitching
b8 4-3 0 1-- OO BAL L. May D. Spillner -4% 84% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b8 4-3 2 --- BAL G. Roenicke D. Spillner 1% 85% Walk
b8 4-3 2 1-- BAL R. Dauer D. Spillner 1% 86% Walk; Roenicke to 2B
b8 4-3 2 12- O BAL R. Dempsey D. Spillner -3% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 3-4, Orioles' Don Stanhouse facing 9-1-2
t9 3-4 0 --- O CLE D. Kuiper D. Stanhouse 7% 91% Flyball: LF
t9 3-4 1 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Stanhouse 5% 96% Strikeout
t9 3-4 2 --- O CLE T. Harrah D. Stanhouse 4% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Orioles 4.

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