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Scores
Standings
CAL
@BAL
6
2
CAL
@BAL
9
6
 
(13)
WSA
@CHW
1
5
WSA
@CHW
6
9
KCR
@CLE
4
3
KCR
@CLE
1
2
OAK
@DET
4
7
OAK
@DET
6
1
NYY
@MIL
6
2
 
(11)
NYY
@MIL
11
9
BOS
@MIN
2
6
ATL
@LAD
3
1
STL
@MON
4
5
HOU
@NYM
6
7
CHC
@PHI
1
2
PIT
@SDP
1
2
PIT
@SDP
0
2
CIN
@SFG
3
7
CIN
@SFG
5
2
Sunday, July 25, 1971,
, White Sox Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:27
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Senators
1
40-57
 Lost 1 
6th, 20 GB
at White Sox
5
44-54
 Won 1 
4th, 18½ GB
W: Wilbur Wood (11-7)
L: Dick Bosman (8-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  5  1
White Sox       0  2  0   2  1  0   0  0  X    5  8  0

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dave Nelson 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .313 .347 .448 .794 0.023 0.43 0.041 -0.019 0.3 1 2
Lenny Randle 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .231 .300 .313 .613 0.016 0.74 0.045 -0.029 -0.1 6 0 SH
Frank Howard 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .304 .384 .507 .891 -0.104 0.98 0.025 -0.129 -0.9 5 2 GDP
Dick Billings C 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .246 .278 .328 .606 0.001 0.69 0.047 -0.046 0.1 4 0 HBP
Jeff Burroughs LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .182 .250 .182 .432 -0.081 0.83 0.000 -0.081 -1.1 1 1
Elliott Maddox CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .173 .294 .240 .534 -0.054 0.81 0.000 -0.054 -0.7 3 0
Del Unser RF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .281 .349 .392 .742 0.012 0.51 0.047 -0.035 0.4 1 0 HR
   Horacio Pina P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jim Shellenback P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136 .136 .136 .273 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Tim Cullen SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .194 .251 .256 .507 -0.032 0.64 0.000 -0.032 -0.3 0 3
   Denny Riddleberger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tommy McCraw RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .221 .281 .400 .681 -0.011 0.43 0.000 -0.011 -0.2 1 0
Dick Bosman P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .119 .213 .143 .356 -0.016 0.65 0.000 -0.016 -0.1 0 1
   Toby Harrah SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .230 .304 .293 .597 -0.020 0.40 0.000 -0.020 -0.4 2 2
Team Totals 30 1 5 1 0 4 32 .167 .194 .267 .460 -0.266 0.68 0.205 -0.472 -3.0 24 11
HR: D Unser (6, off W Wood, 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
SH: L Randle (5, off W Wood).
HBP: D Billings (5, by W Wood).
TB: D Unser 4; D Nelson 2; L Randle; F Howard.
GIDP: F Howard (20).
RBI: D Unser (28).
2-out RBI: D Unser.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
Fielding
E: D Billings (2).
Outfield Assists: J Burroughs (R Morales at 2nd base).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Pat Kelly RF 4 0 2 2 1 0 5 .271 .386 .322 .708 0.157 0.70 0.160 -0.003 2.0 1 0 2B,SB,IW
Rich McKinney 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .356 .425 .781 0.022 0.68 0.056 -0.033 -0.1 5 2
Carlos May 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .284 .362 .375 .737 -0.071 0.73 0.003 -0.075 -0.6 11 0
Bill Melton 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .282 .353 .528 .881 -0.007 0.67 0.047 -0.054 0.2 0 4 HR
Rick Reichardt LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .298 .342 .446 .788 -0.042 0.54 0.006 -0.048 -0.0 2 0 HBP
Ed Herrmann C 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 .240 .330 .395 .725 0.073 0.55 0.079 -0.006 0.4 4 0
Jay Johnstone CF 2 2 1 0 2 0 4 .251 .333 .379 .712 0.210 0.88 0.216 -0.005 1.9 2 0 2B,SB
Rich Morales SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .293 .396 .366 .762 -0.031 0.77 0.011 -0.042 -1.2 2 4
Wilbur Wood P 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .036 .145 .036 .182 -0.076 0.68 0.000 -0.076 -1.2 0 2 SH
Team Totals 29 5 8 4 6 4 37 .276 .417 .448 .865 0.235 0.69 0.578 -0.342 1.4 27 12
2B: J Johnstone (9, off D Bosman); P Kelly (1, off D Bosman).
HR: B Melton (22, off D Bosman, 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out).
SH: W Wood (8, off D Bosman).
IBB: P Kelly (2, by D Bosman).
HBP: R Reichardt (5, by D Bosman).
TB: B Melton 4; P Kelly 3; R Morales 2; J Johnstone 2; C May; R McKinney.
RBI: P Kelly 2 (5); R Morales (7); B Melton (60).
2-out RBI: P Kelly 2.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 3 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Melton-R McKinney-C May.
Baserunning
SB: P Kelly (4, 2nd base off D Bosman/D Billings); J Johnstone (5, Home off D Bosman/D Billings).
Pickoffs: E Herrmann (1st base by D Bosman).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dick Bosman, L (8-11) 4.1 6 5 5 4 3 1 4.09 23 30 -0.261 1.00 -3.2
Denny Riddleberger 1.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 4.43 7 1 0 0.015 0.18 0.6
Horacio Pina 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.14 2 1 0 0.000 0.04 -0.0
Jim Shellenback 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.43 5 2 0 0.011 0.08 1.3
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 6 4 1 5.62 37 30 4 0 -0.235 0.69 -1.4
D Riddleberger faced 1 batter in the 7th inning.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wilbur Wood, W (11-7) 9 5 1 1 0 4 1 1.91 32 77 0.265 0.68 3.0
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 0 4 1 1.00 32 77 0.265 0.68 3.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: D Bosman (2; R Reichardt); W Wood (2; D Billings).
IBB: D Bosman (6; P Kelly).
Pickoffs: D Bosman (1; E Herrmann, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ron Luciano, 1B - Red Flaherty, 2B - John Rice, 3B - Bill Kunkel.
Time of Game: 2:27.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         Chicago White Sox
1 Dave Nelson 3B 1 Pat Kelly RF
2 Lenny Randle 2B 2 Rich McKinney 2B
3 Frank Howard 1B 3 Carlos May 1B
4 Dick Billings C 4 Bill Melton 3B
5 Jeff Burroughs LF 5 Rick Reichardt LF
6 Elliott Maddox CF 6 Ed Herrmann C
7 Del Unser RF 7 Jay Johnstone CF
8 Tim Cullen SS 8 Rich Morales SS
9 Dick Bosman P 9 Wilbur Wood P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 2-0 2 -23 RR CHW P. Kelly D. Bosman 11% 92% Double to RF; Herrmann Scores; Johnstone Scores
b2 0-0 0 1-- CHW J. Johnstone D. Bosman 11% 70% Double to LF; Herrmann to 3B
t4 0-2 0 1-- OO WSA F. Howard W. Wood 9% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b2 1-0 2 1-3 R CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman 9% 75% Kelly Steals 2B; Johnstone Steals Hm
b1 0-0 0 1-- CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman 6% 64% Single to 3B; Kelly to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- WSA D. Nelson W. Wood -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O WSA L. Randle W. Wood 2% 48% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Nelson to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -2- O WSA F. Howard W. Wood 3% 51% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 -2- O WSA D. Billings W. Wood 3% 55% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Dick Bosman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CHW P. Kelly D. Bosman 4% 58% Single to SS
b1 0-0 0 1-- CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman 6% 64% Single to 3B; Kelly to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- O CHW C. May D. Bosman -5% 58% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 12- O CHW B. Melton D. Bosman -4% 54% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 12- O CHW R. Reichardt D. Bosman -4% 50% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O WSA J. Burroughs W. Wood 2% 52% Flyball: SS
t2 0-0 1 --- O WSA E. Maddox W. Wood 2% 54% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 2 --- O WSA D. Unser W. Wood 1% 55% Foul Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Dick Bosman facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- CHW E. Herrmann D. Bosman 4% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- CHW J. Johnstone D. Bosman 11% 70% Double to LF; Herrmann to 3B
b2 0-0 0 -23 RO CHW R. Morales D. Bosman 1% 71% Single to LF; Herrmann Scores; Johnstone to 3B; Morales out at 2B/LF-SS-1B-2B
b2 1-0 1 --3 O CHW W. Wood D. Bosman -5% 66% Strikeout (foul bunt)
b2 1-0 2 --3 CHW P. Kelly D. Bosman 1% 67% Intentional Walk
b2 1-0 2 1-3 R CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman 9% 75% Kelly Steals 2B; Johnstone Steals Hm
b2 2-0 2 -2- O CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman -2% 73% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 2.
Top of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- O WSA T. Cullen W. Wood 2% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-2 1 --- O WSA D. Bosman W. Wood 2% 77% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-2 2 --- O WSA D. Nelson W. Wood 1% 78% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Dick Bosman facing 3-4-5
b3 2-0 0 --- O CHW C. May D. Bosman -1% 77% Flyball: 3B
b3 2-0 1 --- O CHW B. Melton D. Bosman -1% 76% Flyball: CF
b3 2-0 2 --- O CHW R. Reichardt D. Bosman -1% 75% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 2.
Top of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-2, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 2-3-4
t4 0-2 0 --- WSA L. Randle W. Wood -5% 70% Single to CF
t4 0-2 0 1-- OO WSA F. Howard W. Wood 9% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t4 0-2 2 --- O WSA D. Billings W. Wood 1% 80% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-0, Senators' Dick Bosman facing 6-7-8
b4 2-0 0 --- CHW E. Herrmann D. Bosman 2% 82% Walk
b4 2-0 0 1-- CHW J. Johnstone D. Bosman 2% 84% Herrmann Picked off 1B, safe on E2; Herrmann to 2B
b4 2-0 0 -2- CHW J. Johnstone D. Bosman 1% 86% Walk
b4 2-0 0 12- O CHW R. Morales D. Bosman -3% 82% Flyball: RF
b4 2-0 1 12- O CHW W. Wood D. Bosman -2% 81% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Herrmann to 3B; Johnstone to 2B
b4 2-0 2 -23 RR CHW P. Kelly D. Bosman 11% 92% Double to RF; Herrmann Scores; Johnstone Scores
b4 4-0 2 -2- O CHW R. McKinney D. Bosman -1% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Senators 0, White Sox 4.
Top of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 0-4, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 5-6-7
t5 0-4 0 --- O WSA J. Burroughs W. Wood 1% 93% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t5 0-4 1 --- O WSA E. Maddox W. Wood 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-4 2 --- R WSA D. Unser W. Wood -5% 89% Home Run
t5 1-4 2 --- O WSA T. Cullen W. Wood 1% 90% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 4.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 4-1, Senators' Dick Bosman facing 3-4-5
b5 4-1 0 --- O CHW C. May D. Bosman -1% 89% Flyball: CF
b5 4-1 1 --- R CHW B. Melton D. Bosman 5% 94% Home Run
b5 5-1 1 --- CHW R. Reichardt D. Bosman 0% 94% Hit By Pitch
Denny Riddleberger replaces Tim Cullen (SS) pitching and batting 8th
Toby Harrah replaces Dick Bosman (P) playing SS batting 9th
b5 5-1 1 1-- O CHW E. Herrmann D. Riddleberger -0% 94% Groundout: SS-1B; Reichardt to 2B
b5 5-1 2 -2- CHW J. Johnstone D. Riddleberger 0% 94% Walk
b5 5-1 2 12- O CHW R. Morales D. Riddleberger -1% 93% Single to 3B; Reichardt out at Hm/3B-SS; Johnstone to 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Top of the 6th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-5, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 9-1-2
t6 1-5 0 --- O WSA T. Harrah W. Wood 1% 95% Flyball: 1B
t6 1-5 1 --- O WSA D. Nelson W. Wood 1% 95% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 1-5 2 --- O WSA L. Randle W. Wood 0% 96% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 5-1, Senators' Denny Riddleberger facing 9-1-2
b6 5-1 0 --- O CHW W. Wood D. Riddleberger -0% 96% Lineout: 1B
b6 5-1 1 --- O CHW P. Kelly D. Riddleberger -0% 95% Flyball: LF
b6 5-1 2 --- O CHW R. McKinney D. Riddleberger -0% 95% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Top of the 7th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-5, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 3-4-5
t7 1-5 0 --- WSA F. Howard W. Wood -2% 93% Single to RF
t7 1-5 0 1-- WSA D. Billings W. Wood -5% 88% Hit By Pitch; Howard to 2B
t7 1-5 0 12- O WSA J. Burroughs W. Wood 4% 92% Strikeout
t7 1-5 1 12- O WSA E. Maddox W. Wood 3% 95% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Howard to 3B
t7 1-5 2 1-3 O WSA D. Unser W. Wood 2% 98% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 5-1, Senators' Denny Riddleberger facing 3-4-5
b7 5-1 0 --- CHW C. May D. Riddleberger 0% 98% Single to CF
Horacio Pina replaces Del Unser (RF) pitching and batting 7th
Tommy McCraw replaces Denny Riddleberger (P) playing RF batting 8th
b7 5-1 0 1-- O CHW B. Melton H. Pina -0% 98% Groundout: SS-1B; May to 2B
b7 5-1 1 -2- CHW R. Reichardt H. Pina 0% 98% Walk
Jim Shellenback replaces Horacio Pina pitching and batting 7th
b7 5-1 1 12- O CHW E. Herrmann J. Shellenback -0% 98% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; May to 3B
b7 5-1 2 1-3 O CHW J. Johnstone J. Shellenback -1% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Top of the 8th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-5, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 8-9-1
t8 1-5 0 --- O WSA T. McCraw W. Wood 1% 98% Strikeout
t8 1-5 1 --- O WSA T. Harrah W. Wood 1% 99% Flyball: RF
t8 1-5 2 --- WSA D. Nelson W. Wood -0% 98% Single to CF
t8 1-5 2 1-- O WSA L. Randle W. Wood 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 5-1, Senators' Jim Shellenback facing 8-9-1
b8 5-1 0 --- O CHW R. Morales J. Shellenback -0% 99% Lineout: 2B
b8 5-1 1 --- O CHW W. Wood J. Shellenback -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
b8 5-1 2 --- O CHW P. Kelly J. Shellenback -0% 99% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.
Top of the 9th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-5, White Sox' Wilbur Wood facing 3-4-5
t9 1-5 0 --- O WSA F. Howard W. Wood 1% 100% Lineout: SS
t9 1-5 1 --- O WSA D. Billings W. Wood 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 1-5 2 --- O WSA J. Burroughs W. Wood 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Senators 1, White Sox 5.

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