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4
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@CLE
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@NYY
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@PIT
2
4
Wednesday, August 21, 1974, 3:35PM
, Fenway Park
Attendance: 32,395, Time of Game: 2:04
White Sox
0
60-64
 Lost 5 
4th, 10½ GB
at Red Sox
4
69-54
 Won 4 
1st
W: Roger Moret (7-5)
L: Wilbur Wood (18-15)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  1  1
Red Sox         0  0  0   1  1  0   0  2  X    4  8  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Brian Downing RF 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .255 .369 .423 .792 -0.008 0.80 0.043 -0.052 -0.3 1 0
Jorge Orta 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .309 .360 .454 .814 -0.069 1.24 0.000 -0.069 -0.6 2 1 SH
   Buddy Bradford PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .337 .418 .516 .934 -0.014 0.40 0.000 -0.014 -0.5
Dick Allen 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .310 .379 .596 .974 -0.013 0.94 0.040 -0.052 -0.2 6 1
Bill Melton 3B 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .228 .309 .398 .707 -0.064 1.19 0.000 -0.064 -0.6 0 4
   Lee Richard 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .121 .171 .121 .293 -0.043 1.79 0.000 -0.043 -0.3 1 2
Ken Henderson CF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .288 .354 .448 .801 -0.081 1.02 0.000 -0.081 -0.6 4 0
Carlos May LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268 .325 .357 .682 -0.070 0.92 0.000 -0.070 -0.5 1 2
Ron Santo DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .216 .295 .296 .592 -0.064 0.84 0.000 -0.064 -0.5
Ed Herrmann C 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .274 .304 .387 .690 -0.062 0.82 0.000 -0.062 -0.5 6 1
Bucky Dent SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .255 .297 .317 .614 -0.015 0.55 0.017 -0.033 0.1 3 2
Wilbur Wood P 0 1
Team Totals 26 0 1 0 2 12 29 .038 .107 .038 .146 -0.503 0.92 0.100 -0.604 -4.4 24 14
SH: J Orta (5, off R Moret).
TB: D Allen.
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
PB: E Herrmann (13).
E: L Richard (1).
Outfield Assists: C May (B Montgomery at 2nd base); C May (R Petrocelli at 3rd base).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tommy Harper LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .228 .295 .314 .610 -0.053 0.52 0.000 -0.053 -0.8 1 0
Juan Beniquez CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .279 .326 .390 .716 0.082 0.82 0.118 -0.036 0.4 2 0 SB,CS
Dwight Evans RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .290 .333 .435 .768 -0.051 0.55 0.010 -0.061 -0.3 1 0
Carl Yastrzemski 1B 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 .316 .418 .462 .880 0.025 0.84 0.048 -0.023 0.3 8 0 SF
Rico Petrocelli 3B 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 .293 .366 .467 .833 0.014 0.62 0.050 -0.035 0.2 0 3 2B,IW
Jim Rice DH 4 0 2 2 0 1 4 .333 .375 .333 .708 0.027 0.81 0.073 -0.046 1.0
Doug Griffin 2B 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 .299 .366 .383 .749 -0.056 0.99 0.017 -0.073 -0.7 2 1 SB
Rick Burleson SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .305 .341 .414 .755 -0.052 0.80 0.005 -0.058 -0.5 0 1
Bob Montgomery C 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .250 .280 .324 .604 0.059 0.76 0.087 -0.029 0.3 12 1
Roger Moret P 1 1
Team Totals 29 4 8 4 3 5 33 .276 .333 .310 .644 -0.005 0.75 0.408 -0.414 0.1 27 7
2B: R Petrocelli (17, off W Wood).
SF: C Yastrzemski (11, off W Wood).
IBB: R Petrocelli (4, by W Wood).
TB: J Rice 2; R Petrocelli 2; J Beniquez 2; B Montgomery; C Yastrzemski; R Burleson.
RBI: J Rice 2 (3); C Yastrzemski (66); B Montgomery (25).
2-out RBI: J Rice 2; B Montgomery.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Moret-C Yastrzemski.
Baserunning
SB: J Beniquez (13, 2nd base off W Wood/E Herrmann); D Griffin (1, 2nd base off W Wood/E Herrmann).
CS: J Beniquez (10, 2nd base by W Wood POCS).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wilbur Wood, L (18-15) 8 8 4 3 3 5 0 3.69 33 54 0.003 0.75 -0.1
Team Totals 8 8 4 3 3 5 0 3.38 33 54 0.003 0.75 -0.1

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Roger Moret, W (7-5) 9 1 0 0 2 12 0 3.17 29 95 0.503 0.92 4.4
Team Totals 9 1 0 0 2 12 0 0.00 29 95 0.503 0.92 4.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: W Wood (8; R Petrocelli).
Pickoffs: W Wood (3; J Beniquez, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou DiMuro, 1B - Jim Odom, 2B - Dave Phillips, 3B - Bill Deegan.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: 32,395.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Boston Red Sox
1 Brian Downing RF 1 Tommy Harper LF
2 Jorge Orta 2B 2 Juan Beniquez CF
3 Dick Allen 1B 3 Dwight Evans RF
4 Bill Melton 3B 4 Carl Yastrzemski 1B
5 Ken Henderson CF 5 Rico Petrocelli 3B
6 Carlos May LF 6 Jim Rice DH
7 Ron Santo DH 7 Doug Griffin 2B
8 Ed Herrmann C 8 Rick Burleson SS
9 Bucky Dent SS 9 Bob Montgomery C
Wilbur Wood P Roger Moret P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 1-0 2 -2- RO BOS B. Montgomery W. Wood 9% 79% Single to LF; Griffin Scores; Montgomery out at 2B/LF-SS
b4 0-0 0 -2- O BOS D. Evans W. Wood -5% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 0-0 0 --- CHW B. Downing R. Moret -4% 46% Walk
b2 0-0 1 --- BOS R. Petrocelli W. Wood 4% 57% Double to LF
t7 0-2 1 1-- O CHW L. Richard R. Moret 4% 86% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW B. Downing R. Moret 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW J. Orta R. Moret 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHW D. Allen R. Moret 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O BOS T. Harper W. Wood -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O BOS J. Beniquez W. Wood -2% 51% Lineout: CF
b1 0-0 2 --- O BOS D. Evans W. Wood -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHW B. Melton R. Moret 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 1 --- O CHW K. Henderson R. Moret 2% 54% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 --- O CHW C. May R. Moret 1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O BOS C. Yastrzemski W. Wood -2% 53% Foul Flyball: C
b2 0-0 1 --- BOS R. Petrocelli W. Wood 4% 57% Double to LF
b2 0-0 1 -2- O BOS J. Rice W. Wood -4% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 2 -2- O BOS D. Griffin W. Wood -3% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Santo R. Moret 3% 53% Foul Flyball: 1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O CHW E. Herrmann R. Moret 2% 54% Strikeout
t3 0-0 2 --- O CHW B. Dent R. Moret 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O BOS R. Burleson W. Wood -2% 53% Flyball: 2B
b3 0-0 1 --- O BOS B. Montgomery W. Wood -2% 51% Flyball: LF
b3 0-0 2 --- O BOS T. Harper W. Wood -1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 1-2-3
t4 0-0 0 --- CHW B. Downing R. Moret -4% 46% Walk
t4 0-0 0 1-- O CHW J. Orta R. Moret 2% 48% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Downing to 2B
t4 0-0 1 -2- O CHW D. Allen R. Moret 4% 52% Flyball: LF
t4 0-0 2 -2- O CHW B. Melton R. Moret 4% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 2-3-4
b4 0-0 0 --- BOS J. Beniquez W. Wood 4% 60% Single to CF
b4 0-0 0 1-- BOS D. Evans W. Wood 3% 63% Beniquez Steals 2B
b4 0-0 0 -2- O BOS D. Evans W. Wood -5% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-0 1 -2- BOS C. Yastrzemski W. Wood 4% 62% Passed Ball; Beniquez to 3B
b4 0-0 1 --3 RO BOS C. Yastrzemski W. Wood 3% 65% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Beniquez Scores/unER
b4 1-0 2 --- O BOS R. Petrocelli W. Wood -1% 64% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 5-6-7
t5 0-1 0 --- O CHW K. Henderson R. Moret 3% 67% Strikeout
t5 0-1 1 --- O CHW C. May R. Moret 2% 70% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t5 0-1 2 --- O CHW R. Santo R. Moret 1% 71% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 6-7-8
b5 1-0 0 --- BOS J. Rice W. Wood 3% 74% Single to CF
b5 1-0 0 1-- O BOS D. Griffin W. Wood -3% 71% Groundout: 3B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b5 1-0 1 1-- BOS R. Burleson W. Wood 2% 73% Griffin Steals 2B
b5 1-0 1 -2- O BOS R. Burleson W. Wood -3% 70% Strikeout Looking
b5 1-0 2 -2- RO BOS B. Montgomery W. Wood 9% 79% Single to LF; Griffin Scores; Montgomery out at 2B/LF-SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 8-9-1
t6 0-2 0 --- O CHW E. Herrmann R. Moret 3% 82% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-2 1 --- O CHW B. Dent R. Moret 2% 84% Groundout: C-1B
t6 0-2 2 --- O CHW B. Downing R. Moret 1% 85% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 1-2-3
Lee Richard replaces Bill Melton playing 3B batting 4th
b6 2-0 0 --- O BOS T. Harper W. Wood -1% 84% Flyball: RF
b6 2-0 1 --- O BOS J. Beniquez W. Wood -1% 83% Flyball: 2B
b6 2-0 2 --- BOS D. Evans W. Wood 1% 83% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b6 2-0 2 1-- BOS C. Yastrzemski W. Wood 1% 85% Walk; Evans to 2B
b6 2-0 2 12- O BOS R. Petrocelli W. Wood -2% 82% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 2-3-4
t7 0-2 0 --- O CHW J. Orta R. Moret 3% 85% Strikeout Looking
t7 0-2 1 --- CHW D. Allen R. Moret -4% 82% Single to 2B
t7 0-2 1 1-- O CHW L. Richard R. Moret 4% 86% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-2 2 1-- O CHW K. Henderson R. Moret 3% 89% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 6-7-8
b7 2-0 0 --- O BOS J. Rice W. Wood -1% 88% Strikeout
b7 2-0 1 --- O BOS D. Griffin W. Wood -1% 87% Flyball: CF
b7 2-0 2 --- BOS R. Burleson W. Wood 1% 88% Single to CF
b7 2-0 2 1-- O BOS B. Montgomery W. Wood -1% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 6-7-8
t8 0-2 0 --- O CHW C. May R. Moret 4% 90% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t8 0-2 1 --- O CHW R. Santo R. Moret 2% 93% Strikeout Looking
t8 0-2 2 --- O CHW E. Herrmann R. Moret 1% 94% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 1-2-3
b8 2-0 0 --- O BOS T. Harper W. Wood -1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-0 1 --- BOS J. Beniquez W. Wood 1% 94% Single to LF
b8 2-0 1 1-- O BOS D. Evans W. Wood -1% 93% Beniquez Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-2B-SS-C-SS)
b8 2-0 2 --- BOS D. Evans W. Wood 0% 93% Walk
b8 2-0 2 1-- BOS C. Yastrzemski W. Wood 1% 94% Single to CF; Evans to 2B
b8 2-0 2 12- BOS R. Petrocelli W. Wood 1% 95% Intentional Walk; Evans to 3B; Yastrzemski to 2B
b8 2-0 2 123 RRO BOS J. Rice W. Wood 4% 99% Single to LF; Petrocelli out at 3B/LF-3B; Yastrzemski Scores; Evans Scores
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 4.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-4, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 9-1-2
t9 0-4 0 --- CHW B. Dent R. Moret -2% 97% Walk
t9 0-4 0 1-- O CHW B. Downing R. Moret 2% 99% Strikeout
Buddy Bradford pinch hits for Jorge Orta (2B) batting 2nd
t9 0-4 1 1-- OO CHW B. Bradford R. Moret 1% 100% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Red Sox 4.

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