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@BAL
3
4
 
(12)
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@BOS
2
7
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@CLE
3
6
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@DET
10
13
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@WSA
2
4
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@CHC
2
6
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@CHC
7
4
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@HOU
7
4
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@LAD
3
2
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@NYM
3
2
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@NYM
3
4
ATL
@SFG
4
6
Thursday, July 4, 1968,
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 14,332, Time of Game: 2:46
Athletics
2
38-40
 Lost 6 
6th, 13½ GB
at Red Sox
7
39-38
 Won 4 
4th, 12 GB
W: Juan Pizarro (2-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  4  2
Red Sox         2  0  0   2  0  3   0  0  X    7  7  0

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
John Donaldson 2B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .202 .291 .258 .549 0.189 1.45 0.220 -0.031 1.4 1 4 2B
Bert Campaneris SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .245 .309 .319 .628 -0.081 1.02 0.010 -0.091 -0.4 1 4
Reggie Jackson RF 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 .259 .342 .404 .746 0.063 0.86 0.083 -0.020 0.3 2 0
Danny Cater 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .267 .337 .358 .695 -0.132 1.52 0.019 -0.151 -1.3 10 0 GDP,IW
Rick Monday CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .297 .407 .421 .828 -0.027 1.05 0.016 -0.043 -0.4 3 0
Sal Bando 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .238 .292 .327 .619 -0.110 1.16 0.000 -0.110 -1.1 0 0
Joe Rudi LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .171 .237 .229 .465 -0.042 0.44 0.000 -0.042 -0.6 3 0
Dave Duncan C 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .209 .276 .299 .575 0.090 0.46 0.111 -0.021 0.7 3 0 HR
Blue Moon Odom P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .184 .205 .263 .468 -0.037 0.77 0.000 -0.037 -0.3 0 0
   Ed Sprague P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Diego Segui P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Dick Green PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .261 .452 .261 .712 0.003 0.09 0.003 0.000 0.1
   Jack Aker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Team Totals 30 2 4 1 5 10 35 .133 .257 .267 .524 -0.084 0.98 0.462 -0.546 -1.7 24 8
2B: J Donaldson (5, off J Santiago).
HR: D Duncan (2, off J Santiago, 3rd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to CF).
IBB: D Cater (1, by J Pizarro).
TB: D Duncan 4; J Donaldson 2; B Campaneris; R Jackson.
GIDP: D Cater (11).
RBI: D Duncan (7).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
E: D Cater (1); B Odom (1).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mike Andrews 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .243 .335 .307 .642 0.078 0.75 0.115 -0.037 1.3 1 1
Dalton Jones 1B 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .178 .205 .195 .400 0.093 0.60 0.121 -0.028 1.3 8 0
Carl Yastrzemski LF 2 0 1 1 2 0 4 .296 .453 .486 .939 0.098 0.62 0.098 0.000 1.3 1 0 2·SB
Ken Harrelson RF 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .314 .382 .590 .972 -0.070 0.62 0.001 -0.071 -0.8 4 0
Reggie Smith CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .280 .356 .393 .748 0.037 0.94 0.081 -0.043 -0.7 2 0 SB
Rico Petrocelli SS 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 .226 .286 .377 .663 0.024 0.75 0.049 -0.025 0.2 1 3
Joe Foy 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .230 .345 .303 .648 0.014 0.92 0.028 -0.014 0.2 0 2 SH
Russ Gibson C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .192 .210 .282 .492 0.048 0.83 0.057 -0.010 0.6 10 0
Jose Santiago P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .205 .214 .419 -0.006 0.26 0.000 -0.006 -0.1 0 0
   Juan Pizarro P 2 0 1 2 0 0 3 .200 .167 .200 .367 0.098 0.72 0.100 -0.002 0.3 0 1 SF
Team Totals 29 7 7 5 7 3 38 .241 .378 .241 .620 0.414 0.73 0.650 -0.236 3.7 27 7
SF: J Pizarro (1, off E Sprague).
SH: J Foy (5, off B Odom).
TB: M Andrews 2; R Gibson; D Jones; J Pizarro; J Foy; C Yastrzemski.
RBI: J Pizarro 2 (2); R Gibson (4); M Andrews (21); C Yastrzemski (30).
2-out RBI: J Pizarro.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 4 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Petrocelli-D Jones.
PB: R Gibson (6).
Baserunning
SB: C Yastrzemski 2 (7, 2nd base off B Odom/D Duncan 2); R Smith (13, 2nd base off B Odom/D Duncan).
Pickoffs: M Andrews (3rd base by B Odom).

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Blue Moon Odom, L (7-5) 5 5 6 5 5 2 0 2.26 25 32 -0.349 0.95 -2.9
Ed Sprague 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.80 3 2 2 -0.059 0.72 -1.4
Diego Segui 0.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.39 4 2 1 -0.010 0.21 -0.2
Jack Aker 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38 6 0 0 0.003 0.02 0.8
Team Totals 8 7 7 6 7 3 0 6.75 38 32 4 3 -0.415 0.73 -3.7
B Odom faced 2 batters in the 6th inning.

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jose Santiago 2.1 3 2 2 1 3 1 2.29 10 45 -0.049 1.03 -0.4
Juan Pizarro, W (2-1) 6.2 1 0 0 4 7 0 2.05 25 1 1 0.134 0.97 2.0
Team Totals 9 4 2 2 5 10 1 2.00 35 45 1 1 0.085 0.98 1.7
Balks: None.
WP: J Pizarro (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: J Pizarro (3; D Cater).
Pickoffs: B Odom (1; M Andrews, 3rd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Red Flaherty, 1B - Bob Stewart, 2B - Lou DiMuro, 3B - Marty Springstead.
Time of Game: 2:46.
Attendance: 14,332.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 76° F, Overcast.

Starting Lineups

Oakland Athletics         Boston Red Sox
1 John Donaldson 2B 1 Mike Andrews 2B
2 Bert Campaneris SS 2 Dalton Jones 1B
3 Reggie Jackson RF 3 Carl Yastrzemski LF
4 Danny Cater 1B 4 Ken Harrelson RF
5 Rick Monday CF 5 Reggie Smith CF
6 Sal Bando 3B 6 Rico Petrocelli SS
7 Joe Rudi LF 7 Joe Foy 3B
8 Dave Duncan C 8 Russ Gibson C
9 Blue Moon Odom P 9 Jose Santiago P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 0-0 1 1-3 OO OAK D. Cater J. Santiago 12% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS D. Jones B. Odom 11% 69% Single to RF; Andrews to 3B; Jones to 2B
t3 0-2 0 --- R OAK D. Duncan J. Santiago -11% 63% Home Run
t3 1-2 2 123 R OAK R. Monday J. Pizarro -11% 48% Wild Pitch; Cater to 2B; Jackson to 3B; Donaldson Scores
b4 3-2 2 --3 R BOS J. Pizarro B. Odom 10% 80% Single to CF; Petrocelli Scores

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, Red Sox' Jose Santiago facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- OAK J. Donaldson J. Santiago -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Santiago 3% 50% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 1-- OAK R. Jackson J. Santiago -7% 43% Single to CF; Donaldson to 3B
t1 0-0 1 1-3 OO OAK D. Cater J. Santiago 12% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BOS M. Andrews B. Odom 4% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- BOS D. Jones B. Odom 11% 69% Single to RF; Andrews to 3B; Jones to 2B
b1 0-0 0 -23 R BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 5% 74% Andrews Picked off 3B, safe on E1; Andrews Scores; Jones to 3B
b1 1-0 0 --3 R BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 4% 78% Single to CF; Jones Scores/unER
b1 2-0 0 1-- BOS K. Harrelson B. Odom 2% 80% Yastrzemski Steals 2B
b1 2-0 0 -2- O BOS K. Harrelson B. Odom -3% 77% Strikeout
b1 2-0 1 -2- O BOS R. Smith B. Odom -2% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B; Yastrzemski to 3B
b1 2-0 2 --3 O BOS R. Petrocelli B. Odom -2% 73% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Jose Santiago facing 5-6-7
t2 0-2 0 --- O OAK R. Monday J. Santiago 2% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-2 1 --- O OAK S. Bando J. Santiago 1% 76% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-2 2 --- O OAK J. Rudi J. Santiago 1% 77% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 7-8-9
b2 2-0 0 --- O BOS J. Foy B. Odom -1% 76% Flyball: CF
b2 2-0 1 --- O BOS R. Gibson B. Odom -1% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 2-0 2 --- O BOS J. Santiago B. Odom -1% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Jose Santiago facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- R OAK D. Duncan J. Santiago -11% 63% Home Run
t3 1-2 0 --- O OAK B. Odom J. Santiago 2% 66% Strikeout
t3 1-2 1 --- OAK J. Donaldson J. Santiago -5% 61% Double to LF
Juan Pizarro replaces Jose Santiago pitching and batting 9th
t3 1-2 1 -2- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Pizarro 4% 65% Flyball: CF
t3 1-2 2 -2- OAK R. Jackson J. Pizarro -1% 63% Walk
t3 1-2 2 12- OAK D. Cater J. Pizarro -2% 61% Passed Ball; Jackson to 2B; Donaldson to 3B
t3 1-2 2 -23 OAK D. Cater J. Pizarro -2% 59% Intentional Walk
t3 1-2 2 123 R OAK R. Monday J. Pizarro -11% 48% Wild Pitch; Cater to 2B; Jackson to 3B; Donaldson Scores
t3 2-2 2 -23 OAK R. Monday J. Pizarro -2% 47% Walk
t3 2-2 2 123 O OAK S. Bando J. Pizarro 8% 55% Strikeout Looking
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 1-2-3
b3 2-2 0 --- O BOS M. Andrews B. Odom -2% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 2-2 1 --- O BOS D. Jones B. Odom -2% 51% Flyball: CF
b3 2-2 2 --- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 1% 52% Walk
b3 2-2 2 1-- O BOS K. Harrelson B. Odom -2% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 7-8-9
t4 2-2 0 --- O OAK J. Rudi J. Pizarro 3% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 2-2 1 --- O OAK D. Duncan J. Pizarro 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t4 2-2 2 --- O OAK B. Odom J. Pizarro 1% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 5-6-7
b4 2-2 0 --- BOS R. Smith B. Odom 4% 60% Walk
b4 2-2 0 1-- BOS R. Petrocelli B. Odom 4% 64% Smith Steals 2B
b4 2-2 0 -2- BOS R. Petrocelli B. Odom 3% 67% Walk
b4 2-2 0 12- O BOS J. Foy B. Odom 0% 67% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Petrocelli to 2B; Smith to 3B
b4 2-2 1 -23 RO BOS R. Gibson B. Odom 3% 70% Groundout: SS-1B; Petrocelli to 3B; Smith Scores
b4 3-2 2 --3 R BOS J. Pizarro B. Odom 10% 80% Single to CF; Petrocelli Scores
b4 4-2 2 1-- O BOS M. Andrews B. Odom -1% 78% Lineout: LF
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-4, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
t5 2-4 0 --- O OAK J. Donaldson J. Pizarro 3% 81% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 2-4 1 --- O OAK B. Campaneris J. Pizarro 2% 83% Flyball: 1B
t5 2-4 2 --- O OAK R. Jackson J. Pizarro 1% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 2-3-4
b5 4-2 0 --- O BOS D. Jones B. Odom -1% 83% Flyball: LF
b5 4-2 1 --- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 1% 84% Walk
b5 4-2 1 1-- BOS K. Harrelson B. Odom 1% 85% Yastrzemski Steals 2B
b5 4-2 1 -2- O BOS K. Harrelson B. Odom -2% 83% Flyball: 2B
b5 4-2 2 -2- O BOS R. Smith B. Odom -2% 81% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-4, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 4-5-6
t6 2-4 0 --- O OAK D. Cater J. Pizarro 3% 84% Groundout: P-1B
t6 2-4 1 --- O OAK R. Monday J. Pizarro 2% 86% Strikeout
t6 2-4 2 --- O OAK S. Bando J. Pizarro 1% 87% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 6-7-8
b6 4-2 0 --- BOS R. Petrocelli B. Odom 2% 89% Walk
b6 4-2 0 1-- BOS J. Foy B. Odom 2% 91% Single to LF; Petrocelli to 2B
Ed Sprague replaces Blue Moon Odom pitching and batting 9th
b6 4-2 0 12- BOS R. Gibson E. Sprague 3% 94% Single to LF; Foy to 2B; Petrocelli to 3B
b6 4-2 0 123 RO BOS J. Pizarro E. Sprague -0% 94% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Petrocelli Scores
b6 5-2 1 12- R BOS M. Andrews E. Sprague 3% 97% Single to LF; Gibson to 2B; Foy Scores
Diego Segui replaces Ed Sprague pitching and batting 9th
b6 6-2 1 12- BOS D. Jones D. Segui 1% 98% Walk; Gibson to 3B; Andrews to 2B
b6 6-2 1 123 RO BOS C. Yastrzemski D. Segui 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B; Gibson Scores/Adv on E3/No RBI; Andrews to 3B; Jones to 2B
b6 7-2 2 -23 BOS K. Harrelson D. Segui 0% 98% Walk
b6 7-2 2 123 O BOS R. Smith D. Segui -0% 98% Foul Flyball: 1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-7, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 7-8-9
t7 2-7 0 --- O OAK J. Rudi J. Pizarro 1% 99% Flyball: 2B
t7 2-7 1 --- O OAK D. Duncan J. Pizarro 0% 99% Strikeout Looking
Dick Green pinch hits for Diego Segui (P) batting 9th
t7 2-7 2 --- OAK D. Green J. Pizarro -0% 99% Walk
t7 2-7 2 1-- O OAK J. Donaldson J. Pizarro 0% 99% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 7-2, Athletics' Jack Aker facing 6-7-8
Jack Aker replaces Dick Green (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 7-2 0 --- O BOS R. Petrocelli J. Aker -0% 99% Lineout: P
b7 7-2 1 --- O BOS J. Foy J. Aker -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 7-2 2 --- O BOS R. Gibson J. Aker -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-7, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 2-3-4
t8 2-7 0 --- OAK B. Campaneris J. Pizarro -1% 98% Single to CF
t8 2-7 0 1-- O OAK R. Jackson J. Pizarro 1% 99% Strikeout
t8 2-7 1 1-- O OAK D. Cater J. Pizarro 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B; Campaneris to 2B
t8 2-7 2 -2- O OAK R. Monday J. Pizarro 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 7-2, Athletics' Jack Aker facing 9-1-2
b8 7-2 0 --- O BOS J. Pizarro J. Aker -0% 100% Flyball: CF
b8 7-2 1 --- O BOS M. Andrews J. Aker -0% 100% Flyball: SS
b8 7-2 2 --- O BOS D. Jones J. Aker -0% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-7, Red Sox' Juan Pizarro facing 6-7-8
t9 2-7 0 --- O OAK S. Bando J. Pizarro 0% 100% Flyball: RF
t9 2-7 1 --- O OAK J. Rudi J. Pizarro 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 2-7 2 --- O OAK D. Duncan J. Pizarro 0% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Red Sox 7.

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