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@BAL
3
4
DET
@BOS
1
0
 
(5)
CAL
@CHW
3
2
KCR
@MIN
3
18
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@NYY
4
6
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@TEX
4
5
 
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@PHI
3
2
MON
@PIT
4
2
CIN
@SFG
4
1
NYM
@STL
4
3
Friday, September 10, 1976,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 6,575, Time of Game: 2:29
Angels
3
64-77
 Won 1 
5th, 16½ GB
at White Sox
2
59-81
 Lost 2 
6th, 21 GB
W: Nolan Ryan (13-17)
L: Bart Johnson (9-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Angels          0  2  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    3  8  3
White Sox       0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    2  3  0

California Angels

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dave Collins LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .325 .320 .645 -0.072 0.70 0.000 -0.072 -0.8 0 0
Jerry Remy 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .264 .316 .300 .617 0.029 0.71 0.068 -0.039 0.2 2 1 SB
Mike Easler DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .409 .417 .455 .871 -0.033 0.88 0.022 -0.055 -0.3 2B,SH
Tony Solaita 1B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .276 .356 .418 .774 -0.023 0.73 0.009 -0.032 -0.2 1 0
   Rusty Torres PR-CF 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .211 .302 .358 .660 0.127 1.25 0.127 0.000 0.9 1 0 3B
Bill Melton 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .211 .299 .341 .640 -0.250 1.46 0.000 -0.250 -2.1 0 0
Bruce Bochte RF 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .260 .349 .311 .660 0.302 1.02 0.316 -0.014 2.1 1 0 HR,2B
Dan Briggs CF-1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .221 .261 .303 .564 -0.114 0.85 0.000 -0.114 -1.3 4 0 GDP
Dave Chalk SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .208 .299 .245 .544 -0.027 0.47 0.011 -0.038 -0.3 0 0
Andy Etchebarren C 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .218 .293 .262 .555 0.085 0.73 0.117 -0.032 0.8 18 0 2B
Nolan Ryan P 0 2
Team Totals 32 3 8 3 2 1 35 .250 .294 .500 .794 0.024 0.87 0.670 -0.646 -1.0 27 3
2B: M Easler (1, off B Johnson); A Etchebarren (8, off B Johnson); B Bochte (13, off B Johnson).
3B: R Torres (2, off B Johnson).
HR: B Bochte (2, off B Johnson, 2nd inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep RF).
SH: M Easler (1, off B Johnson).
TB: B Bochte 6; R Torres 3; A Etchebarren 2; M Easler 2; J Remy; T Solaita; D Chalk.
GIDP: D Briggs (6).
RBI: B Bochte 2 (42); A Etchebarren (19).
2-out RBI: A Etchebarren; B Bochte.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
E: A Etchebarren (11); B Melton (3); N Ryan (5).
Baserunning
SB: J Remy (31, 3rd base off B Johnson/J Essian).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr RF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .305 .327 .398 .725 -0.342 2.62 0.000 -0.342 -1.8 0 0
Bill Stein 3B 4 0 0 0 1 3 5 .283 .319 .365 .684 -0.241 2.31 0.048 -0.288 -1.0 2 4 SB
Jim Spencer 1B 4 1 1 0 1 2 5 .255 .320 .369 .689 -0.128 1.64 0.041 -0.169 -0.4 12 0
Jorge Orta LF 4 0 1 2 1 2 5 .278 .319 .415 .735 0.244 1.65 0.335 -0.092 2.1 4 0 2B
Sam Ewing DH 4 0 0 0 1 4 5 .148 .207 .185 .392 -0.160 1.65 0.010 -0.171 -1.0
Chet Lemon CF 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .238 .293 .309 .602 -0.074 1.70 0.037 -0.111 -0.3 3 0
Jack Brohamer 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .346 .385 .731 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 2
   Alan Bannister PH-2B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .219 .288 .288 .575 0.081 1.94 0.193 -0.112 0.2 1 3 2·SB
Bucky Dent SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .247 .304 .306 .610 0.126 1.78 0.200 -0.073 0.2 1 2
Jim Essian C 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .223 .309 .259 .568 -0.044 1.77 0.053 -0.097 -0.3 1 0
   Pat Kelly PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253 .345 .383 .729 0.066 5.49 0.066 0.000 0.4
   Brian Downing C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .329 .329 .658 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bart Johnson P 3 1
Team Totals 32 2 3 2 9 18 41 .094 .293 .125 .418 -0.472 2.00 0.983 -1.455 -2.0 27 12
2B: J Orta (27, off N Ryan).
TB: J Orta 2; A Bannister; J Spencer.
RBI: J Orta 2 (64).
2-out RBI: J Orta 2.
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 1 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Bannister-J Spencer; A Bannister-B Dent-J Spencer.
PB: J Essian (2).
Baserunning
SB: A Bannister 2 (10, 2nd base off N Ryan/A Etchebarren 2); B Stein (2, 2nd base off N Ryan/A Etchebarren).

California Angels

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Nolan Ryan, W (13-17) 9 3 2 2 9 18 0 3.77 41 82 0.472 2.00 2.0
Team Totals 9 3 2 2 9 18 0 2.00 41 82 0.472 2.00 2.0

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bart Johnson, L (9-14) 9 8 3 3 2 1 1 4.63 35 58 -0.028 0.87 1.0
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 2 1 1 3.00 35 58 -0.028 0.87 1.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Kunkel, 1B - Dave Phillips, 2B - Rich Garcia, 3B - Lou DiMuro.
Time of Game: 2:29.
Attendance: 6,575.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

California Angels         Chicago White Sox
1 Dave Collins LF 1 Ralph Garr RF
2 Jerry Remy 2B 2 Bill Stein 3B
3 Mike Easler DH 3 Jim Spencer 1B
4 Tony Solaita 1B 4 Jorge Orta LF
5 Bill Melton 3B 5 Sam Ewing DH
6 Bruce Bochte RF 6 Chet Lemon CF
7 Dan Briggs CF 7 Jack Brohamer 2B
8 Dave Chalk SS 8 Bucky Dent SS
9 Andy Etchebarren C 9 Jim Essian C
Nolan Ryan P Bart Johnson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 0-2 2 12- RR CHW J. Orta N. Ryan -29% 45% Double to LF; Essian Scores; Spencer Scores
b8 2-3 1 123 O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 20% 66% Strikeout
b8 2-3 2 123 O CHW B. Stein N. Ryan 19% 85% Strikeout
t6 2-2 2 --3 R CAL B. Bochte B. Johnson 17% 66% Double to RF; Torres Scores
b8 2-3 1 -2- CHW B. Dent N. Ryan -13% 52% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Bannister to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CAL D. Collins B. Johnson -2% 48% Lineout: P
t1 0-0 1 --- O CAL J. Remy B. Johnson -1% 46% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 2 --- CAL M. Easler B. Johnson 2% 49% Double to LF
t1 0-0 2 -2- O CAL T. Solaita B. Johnson -3% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 2% 48% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 1 --- O CHW B. Stein N. Ryan 1% 49% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --- CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan -1% 48% Walk
b1 0-0 2 1-- CHW J. Orta N. Ryan -4% 44% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Spencer to 3B; Orta to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -23 O CHW S. Ewing N. Ryan 6% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Angels 0, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CAL B. Melton B. Johnson -2% 48% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 1 --- R CAL B. Bochte B. Johnson 12% 59% Home Run (Deep RF)
t2 1-0 1 --- O CAL D. Briggs B. Johnson -1% 58% Groundout: 2B-P
t2 1-0 2 --- CAL D. Chalk B. Johnson 1% 59% Single to LF
t2 1-0 2 1-- R CAL A. Etchebarren B. Johnson 11% 70% Double to RF; Chalk Scores
t2 2-0 2 -2- CAL D. Collins B. Johnson 0% 71% Passed Ball; Etchebarren to 3B
t2 2-0 2 --3 O CAL D. Collins B. Johnson -3% 68% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 6-7-8
b2 0-2 0 --- O CHW C. Lemon N. Ryan 2% 70% Strikeout Looking
Alan Bannister pinch hits for Jack Brohamer (2B) batting 7th
b2 0-2 1 --- CHW A. Bannister N. Ryan -3% 68% Single to RF
b2 0-2 1 1-- CHW B. Dent N. Ryan -5% 63% Bannister Steals 2B; Bannister to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw to 2B)
b2 0-2 1 --3 O CHW B. Dent N. Ryan 6% 69% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-2 2 --3 O CHW J. Essian N. Ryan 4% 73% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 2-3-4
Alan Bannister moves from PH to 2B
t3 2-0 0 --- O CAL J. Remy B. Johnson -2% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- O CAL M. Easler B. Johnson -1% 70% Flyball: 3B
t3 2-0 2 --- CAL T. Solaita B. Johnson 1% 71% Single to RF
Rusty Torres pinch runs for Tony Solaita (1B) batting 4th
t3 2-0 2 1-- O CAL B. Melton B. Johnson -2% 69% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 1-2-3
Dan Briggs moves from CF to 1B
Rusty Torres moves from PR to CF
b3 0-2 0 --- O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 3% 72% Popfly: 2B
b3 0-2 1 --- CHW B. Stein N. Ryan -3% 69% Walk
b3 0-2 1 1-- CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan -2% 67% Stein Steals 2B
b3 0-2 1 -2- O CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan 4% 71% Strikeout
b3 0-2 2 -2- CHW J. Orta N. Ryan -1% 70% Walk
b3 0-2 2 12- O CHW S. Ewing N. Ryan 5% 75% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 6-7-8
t4 2-0 0 --- CAL B. Bochte B. Johnson 3% 77% Walk
t4 2-0 0 1-- OO CAL D. Briggs B. Johnson -5% 72% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t4 2-0 2 --- O CAL D. Chalk B. Johnson -1% 71% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 6-7-8
b4 0-2 0 --- O CHW C. Lemon N. Ryan 3% 74% Strikeout
b4 0-2 1 --- O CHW A. Bannister N. Ryan 2% 76% Strikeout Looking
b4 0-2 2 --- O CHW B. Dent N. Ryan 1% 77% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Top of the 5th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 9-1-2
t5 2-0 0 --- O CAL A. Etchebarren B. Johnson -2% 75% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 2-0 1 --- O CAL D. Collins B. Johnson -1% 74% Flyball: CF
t5 2-0 2 --- O CAL J. Remy B. Johnson -1% 74% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 9-1-2
b5 0-2 0 --- CHW J. Essian N. Ryan -5% 68% Walk
b5 0-2 0 1-- O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 5% 73% Strikeout
b5 0-2 1 1-- O CHW B. Stein N. Ryan 4% 77% Strikeout
b5 0-2 2 1-- CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan -3% 74% Single to LF; Essian to 2B
b5 0-2 2 12- RR CHW J. Orta N. Ryan -29% 45% Double to LF; Essian Scores; Spencer Scores
b5 2-2 2 -2- CHW S. Ewing N. Ryan -1% 44% Walk
b5 2-2 2 12- CHW C. Lemon N. Ryan -4% 41% Walk; Orta to 3B; Ewing to 2B
b5 2-2 2 123 O CHW A. Bannister N. Ryan 9% 50% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Angels 2, White Sox 2.
Top of the 6th, Angels Batting, Tied 2-2, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 3-4-5
t6 2-2 0 --- O CAL M. Easler B. Johnson -3% 47% Strikeout
t6 2-2 1 --- CAL R. Torres B. Johnson 12% 58% Triple to CF
t6 2-2 1 --3 O CAL B. Melton B. Johnson -10% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-2 2 --3 R CAL B. Bochte B. Johnson 17% 66% Double to RF; Torres Scores
t6 3-2 2 -2- O CAL D. Briggs B. Johnson -4% 63% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 8-9-1
b6 2-3 0 --- CHW B. Dent N. Ryan -7% 56% Walk
b6 2-3 0 1-- O CHW J. Essian N. Ryan 6% 62% Popfly: 1B
b6 2-3 1 1-- O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 5% 67% Popfly: 2B
b6 2-3 2 1-- O CHW B. Stein N. Ryan 4% 71% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Top of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 3-2, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 8-9-1
t7 3-2 0 --- O CAL D. Chalk B. Johnson -2% 69% Flyball: LF
t7 3-2 1 --- O CAL A. Etchebarren B. Johnson -2% 67% Lineout: 3B
t7 3-2 2 --- O CAL D. Collins B. Johnson -1% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 3-4-5
b7 2-3 0 --- O CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan 5% 71% Flyball: CF
b7 2-3 1 --- O CHW J. Orta N. Ryan 3% 74% Strikeout
b7 2-3 2 --- O CHW S. Ewing N. Ryan 2% 76% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Top of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 3-2, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 2-3-4
t8 3-2 0 --- CAL J. Remy B. Johnson 3% 79% Single to 2B
t8 3-2 0 1-- O CAL M. Easler B. Johnson -1% 78% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Remy to 2B
t8 3-2 1 -2- CAL R. Torres B. Johnson 4% 82% Remy Steals 3B
t8 3-2 1 --3 CAL R. Torres B. Johnson 1% 83% Walk
t8 3-2 1 1-3 OO CAL B. Melton B. Johnson -11% 72% Double Play: Popfly: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 6-7-8
b8 2-3 0 --- O CHW C. Lemon N. Ryan 6% 78% Groundout: P-1B
b8 2-3 1 --- CHW A. Bannister N. Ryan -7% 71% Walk
b8 2-3 1 1-- CHW B. Dent N. Ryan -5% 66% Bannister Steals 2B
b8 2-3 1 -2- CHW B. Dent N. Ryan -13% 52% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Bannister to 3B
Pat Kelly pinch hits for Jim Essian (C) batting 9th
b8 2-3 1 1-3 CHW P. Kelly N. Ryan -7% 46% Walk; Dent to 2B
b8 2-3 1 123 O CHW R. Garr N. Ryan 20% 66% Strikeout
b8 2-3 2 123 O CHW B. Stein N. Ryan 19% 85% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Top of the 9th, Angels Batting, Ahead 3-2, White Sox' Bart Johnson facing 6-7-8
Brian Downing replaces Pat Kelly (PH) playing C batting 9th
t9 3-2 0 --- O CAL B. Bochte B. Johnson -1% 84% Flyball: CF
t9 3-2 1 --- O CAL D. Briggs B. Johnson -1% 83% Flyball: CF
t9 3-2 2 --- O CAL D. Chalk B. Johnson -1% 82% Lineout: P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Angels' Nolan Ryan facing 3-4-5
b9 2-3 0 --- O CHW J. Spencer N. Ryan 8% 90% Strikeout
b9 2-3 1 --- O CHW J. Orta N. Ryan 6% 96% Strikeout
b9 2-3 2 --- O CHW S. Ewing N. Ryan 4% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Angels 3, White Sox 2.

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