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Standings
CLE
@BAL
4
3
CLE
@BAL
1
3
DET
@BOS
1
2
DET
@BOS
3
2
 
(10)
TEX
@CAL
1
6
MIN
@MIL
7
8
KCR
@OAK
4
2
CHW
@SEA
3
8
NYY
@TOR
7
5
SFG
@ATL
2
1
PIT
@CHC
6
0
CIN
@HOU
7
1
STL
@NYM
7
4
 
(10)
MON
@PHI
7
4
LAD
@SDP
5
2
Sunday, September 23, 1979, 5:52PM
, Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 26,117, Time of Game: 2:04
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Indians
1
79-76
 Lost 1 
6th, 21½ GB
at Orioles
3
100-54
 Won 1 
1st
W: Mike Flanagan (23-8)
L: Dan Spillner (8-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  2  0
Orioles         0  1  1   0  0  1   0  0  X    3 10  1

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mike Hargrove 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .293 .840 -0.030 1.15 0.067 -0.097 -0.4 3 2 CS
Rick Manning CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .629 -0.133 1.38 0.000 -0.133 -1.0 4 0
Toby Harrah 3B 3 0 0 0 1 2 .280 .835 -0.075 0.99 0.012 -0.087 -0.5 1 1
Cliff Johnson DH 3 0 0 0 1 0 .266 .845 -0.060 0.81 0.014 -0.075 -0.5
Ron Pruitt RF 2 1 1 0 1 0 .299 .726 0.059 0.92 0.082 -0.024 0.6 4 0 2B
   Dell Alston PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .288 .774 0.050 0.96 0.050 0.000 0.3
Gary Alexander C 4 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .696 -0.147 1.55 0.000 -0.147 -1.1 3 1
Ted Cox LF 3 0 0 1 0 0 .209 .571 -0.048 0.93 0.000 -0.048 -0.2 3 0
   Wayne Cage PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .674 -0.036 1.24 0.000 -0.036 -0.2
Dave Rosello 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .284 .846 -0.027 0.78 0.019 -0.046 -0.3 1 1
Tom Veryzer SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .223 .537 -0.036 0.78 0.016 -0.052 -0.3 2 0
Dan Spillner P 3 1
Team Totals 29 1 2 1 5 5 .069 .309 -0.483 1.03 0.260 -0.745 -3.6 24 6
2B: R Pruitt (7, off M Flanagan).
TB: R Pruitt 2; T Veryzer.
RBI: T Cox (22).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Baserunning
CS: M Hargrove (5, 2nd base by M Flanagan/R Dempsey).

Baltimore Orioles

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Al Bumbry CF 3 0 1 1 1 0 .292 .729 0.133 0.96 0.150 -0.017 1.1 4 0 SB
Mark Belanger SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 .169 .497 -0.105 1.03 0.000 -0.105 -1.7 2 2
Ken Singleton RF 3 1 2 0 0 0 .297 .949 0.092 0.81 0.102 -0.011 1.0 0 0 2B
   Mark Corey RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.011 0.41 0.000 -0.011 -0.2 0 0
Eddie Murray 1B 3 0 2 0 0 0 .296 .846 0.001 1.05 0.072 -0.071 0.2 5 1 2B
   Tom Chism 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.008 0.32 0.000 -0.008 -0.2 4 0
Gary Roenicke LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .887 -0.122 0.98 0.000 -0.122 -1.5 3 0
Lee May DH 3 2 2 1 0 1 .253 .707 0.067 0.84 0.073 -0.006 0.6 SF
Billy Smith 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .235 .679 -0.028 0.77 0.028 -0.056 -0.1 2 3
   Rich Dauer 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .648 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Wayne Krenchicki 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 .167 .389 -0.040 0.70 0.005 -0.045 -0.5 1 3 SH
Rick Dempsey C 4 0 2 1 0 0 .240 .665 0.038 0.60 0.056 -0.018 0.4 6 1
Mike Flanagan P 0 1
   Don Stanhouse P 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 10 3 2 3 .312 .718 0.017 0.83 0.486 -0.470 -1.1 27 11
2B: E Murray (30, off D Spillner); K Singleton (29, off D Spillner).
SF: L May (4, off D Spillner).
SH: W Krenchicki (1, off D Spillner).
TB: E Murray 3; K Singleton 3; R Dempsey 2; L May 2; W Krenchicki; A Bumbry.
RBI: A Bumbry (49); L May (65); R Dempsey (38).
2-out RBI: A Bumbry.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Dempsey-B Smith.
E: W Krenchicki (1).
Baserunning
SB: A Bumbry (37, 2nd base off D Spillner/G Alexander).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dan Spillner, L (8-5) 8 10 3 3 2 3 0 4.82 36 51 -0.017 0.83 1.1
Team Totals 8 10 3 3 2 3 0 3.38 36 51 -0.017 0.83 1.1

Baltimore Orioles

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Flanagan, W (23-8) 8 2 1 1 4 4 0 3.06 30 74 0.408 0.98 3.1
Don Stanhouse, S (21) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.84 4 0 0 0.075 1.46 0.5
Team Totals 9 2 1 1 5 5 0 1.00 34 74 0 0 0.483 1.03 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Rocky Roe, 1B - Nick Bremigan, 2B - Rich Garcia, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Baltimore Orioles
1 Mike Hargrove 1B 1 Al Bumbry CF
2 Rick Manning CF 2 Mark Belanger SS
3 Toby Harrah 3B 3 Ken Singleton RF
4 Cliff Johnson DH 4 Eddie Murray 1B
5 Ron Pruitt RF 5 Gary Roenicke LF
6 Gary Alexander C 6 Lee May DH
7 Ted Cox LF 7 Billy Smith 2B
8 Dave Rosello 2B 8 Wayne Krenchicki 3B
9 Tom Veryzer SS 9 Rick Dempsey C
Dan Spillner P Mike Flanagan P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-0 2 1-3 R BAL A. Bumbry D. Spillner 10% 65% Single to LF; May Scores; Dempsey to 2B
t8 1-3 1 1-- OO CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 8% 94% Double Play: Strikeout, Hargrove Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b1 0-0 1 1-3 O BAL E. Murray D. Spillner -7% 54% Fielder's Choice 3B; Bumbry out at Hm/3B-C-3B-P; Singleton to 2B
t8 1-3 0 --- CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan -7% 80% Walk
t8 1-3 0 1-- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 6% 86% Flyball: 3B

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 M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 2% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 2 --- CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan 2% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BAL A. Bumbry D. Spillner 3% 58% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- O BAL M. Belanger D. Spillner -3% 55% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 1-- BAL K. Singleton D. Spillner 2% 57% Bumbry Steals 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- BAL K. Singleton D. Spillner 5% 61% Single to LF; Bumbry to 3B
b1 0-0 1 1-3 O BAL E. Murray D. Spillner -7% 54% Fielder's Choice 3B; Bumbry out at Hm/3B-C-3B-P; Singleton to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O BAL G. Roenicke D. Spillner -4% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O CLE G. Alexander M. Flanagan 2% 54% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 --- O CLE T. Cox M. Flanagan 1% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- BAL L. May D. Spillner 4% 59% Single to 1B
b2 0-0 0 1-- O BAL B. Smith D. Spillner -3% 55% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 0-0 1 1-- O BAL W. Krenchicki D. Spillner -3% 52% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 2 1-- BAL R. Dempsey D. Spillner 3% 55% Single to RF; May to 3B
b2 0-0 2 1-3 R BAL A. Bumbry D. Spillner 10% 65% Single to LF; May Scores; Dempsey to 2B
b2 1-0 2 12- O BAL M. Belanger D. Spillner -4% 61% Flyball: 1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 1.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- O CLE D. Rosello M. Flanagan 3% 64% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-1 1 --- O CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan 2% 66% Foul Flyball: C
t3 0-1 2 --- O CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 1% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 3-4-5
b3 1-0 0 --- BAL K. Singleton D. Spillner 6% 73% Double to LF
b3 1-0 0 -2- BAL E. Murray D. Spillner 6% 78% Single to CF; Singleton to 3B
b3 1-0 0 1-3 O BAL G. Roenicke D. Spillner -5% 73% Flyball: 3B
b3 1-0 1 1-3 RO BAL L. May D. Spillner 2% 75% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Singleton Scores
b3 2-0 2 1-- O BAL B. Smith D. Spillner -2% 73% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 2-3-4
t4 0-2 0 --- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 3% 76% Groundout: P-1B
t4 0-2 1 --- O CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 2% 78% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-2 2 --- CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan -1% 76% Walk
t4 0-2 2 1-- CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan -2% 74% Walk; Johnson to 2B
t4 0-2 2 12- O CLE G. Alexander M. Flanagan 5% 79% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 8-9-1
b4 2-0 0 --- O BAL W. Krenchicki D. Spillner -2% 77% Flyball: RF
b4 2-0 1 --- O BAL R. Dempsey D. Spillner -1% 76% Flyball: SS
b4 2-0 2 --- O BAL A. Bumbry D. Spillner -1% 75% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 7-8-9
t5 0-2 0 --- O CLE T. Cox M. Flanagan 3% 78% Lineout: CF
t5 0-2 1 --- O CLE D. Rosello M. Flanagan 2% 80% Flyball: CF
t5 0-2 2 --- CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan -2% 79% Single/Bunt
t5 0-2 2 1-- O CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan 3% 81% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 2-3-4
b5 2-0 0 --- O BAL M. Belanger D. Spillner -1% 80% Flyball: LF
b5 2-0 1 --- O BAL K. Singleton D. Spillner -1% 79% Flyball: SS
b5 2-0 2 --- BAL E. Murray D. Spillner 2% 80% Double to RF
b5 2-0 2 -2- O BAL G. Roenicke D. Spillner -2% 78% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 2-3-4
Tom Chism replaces Eddie Murray playing 1B batting 4th
Mark Corey replaces Ken Singleton playing RF batting 3rd
t6 0-2 0 --- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 3% 81% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 0-2 1 --- O CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 2% 83% Flyball: LF
t6 0-2 2 --- O CLE C. Johnson M. Flanagan 1% 85% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 6-7-8
b6 2-0 0 --- BAL L. May D. Spillner 2% 87% Single to CF
b6 2-0 0 1-- BAL B. Smith D. Spillner 3% 89% Walk; May to 2B
b6 2-0 0 12- O BAL W. Krenchicki D. Spillner 0% 90% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; May to 3B; Smith to 2B
b6 2-0 1 -23 R BAL R. Dempsey D. Spillner 3% 92% Single to SS; May Scores; Smith stays at 2B
b6 3-0 1 12- O BAL A. Bumbry D. Spillner -1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B; Smith to 3B; Dempsey to 2B
b6 3-0 2 -23 O BAL M. Belanger D. Spillner -2% 89% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 0, Orioles 3.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 5-6-7
t7 0-3 0 --- CLE R. Pruitt M. Flanagan -6% 84% Double to LF
t7 0-3 0 -2- O CLE G. Alexander M. Flanagan 3% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B; Pruitt to 3B
t7 0-3 1 --3 RO CLE T. Cox M. Flanagan 1% 87% Groundout: SS-1B; Pruitt Scores
t7 1-3 2 --- CLE D. Rosello M. Flanagan -2% 85% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
t7 1-3 2 1-- O CLE T. Veryzer M. Flanagan 3% 89% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 3-4-5
b7 3-1 0 --- O BAL M. Corey D. Spillner -1% 88% Flyball: RF
b7 3-1 1 --- O BAL T. Chism D. Spillner -1% 87% Groundout: 1B-P
b7 3-1 2 --- O BAL G. Roenicke D. Spillner -1% 86% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Orioles' Mike Flanagan facing 1-2-3
t8 1-3 0 --- CLE M. Hargrove M. Flanagan -7% 80% Walk
t8 1-3 0 1-- O CLE R. Manning M. Flanagan 6% 86% Flyball: 3B
t8 1-3 1 1-- OO CLE T. Harrah M. Flanagan 8% 94% Double Play: Strikeout, Hargrove Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Ahead 3-1, Indians' Dan Spillner facing 6-7-8
b8 3-1 0 --- O BAL L. May D. Spillner -1% 93% Strikeout
b8 3-1 1 --- O BAL B. Smith D. Spillner -0% 93% Groundout: 1B-P
b8 3-1 2 --- BAL W. Krenchicki D. Spillner 0% 93% Single to RF
b8 3-1 2 1-- O BAL R. Dempsey D. Spillner -1% 93% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-3, Orioles' Don Stanhouse facing 4-5-6
Don Stanhouse replaces Mike Flanagan pitching
Rich Dauer replaces Billy Smith playing 2B batting 7th
t9 1-3 0 --- O CLE C. Johnson D. Stanhouse 4% 96% Flyball: SS
Dell Alston pinch hits for Ron Pruitt (RF) batting 5th
t9 1-3 1 --- CLE D. Alston D. Stanhouse -5% 91% Walk
t9 1-3 1 1-- O CLE G. Alexander D. Stanhouse 5% 96% Strikeout
Wayne Cage pinch hits for Ted Cox (LF) batting 7th
t9 1-3 2 1-- O CLE W. Cage D. Stanhouse 4% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Orioles 3.

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