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SEA
@CAL
8
7
BOS
@CHW
2
3
NYY
@KCR
4
8
BAL
@MIL
2
3
MIN
@OAK
4
1
MIN
@OAK
9
5
CLE
@TEX
6
1
DET
@TOR
2
3
DET
@TOR
7
6
 
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SFG
@ATL
10
11
HOU
@CIN
3
1
STL
@MON
7
8
PIT
@NYM
3
1
PIT
@NYM
3
9
CHC
@PHI
2
4
LAD
@SDP
4
3
Sunday, July 17, 1977, 1:25PM
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 27,235, Time of Game: 2:28
Red Sox
2
51-38
 Lost 1 
2nd, ½ GB
at White Sox
3
54-36
 Won 1 
1st
W: Steve Stone (10-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  0  1   1  0  0   0  0  0    2  4  1
White Sox       0  2  0   0  0  1   0  0  X    3  6  3

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rick Burleson SS 4 0 0 1 0 0 .298 .750 -0.097 1.52 0.010 -0.107 -0.6 1 1
Fred Lynn CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 .259 .758 -0.060 1.12 0.032 -0.091 -0.6 0 0
Jim Rice LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 .313 .967 0.127 1.14 0.161 -0.035 0.9 5 0 3B
Carlton Fisk C 3 0 0 1 0 1 .311 .932 -0.164 1.78 0.000 -0.164 -0.9 2 0 SF
George Scott 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 .267 .880 -0.154 1.51 0.000 -0.154 -0.8 7 0
Butch Hobson 3B 4 0 1 0 0 3 .271 .810 0.027 1.08 0.082 -0.055 -0.1 3 3
   Steve Dillard PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .669 -0.080 2.81 0.000 -0.080 -0.2 CS
Bernie Carbo DH 3 1 1 0 1 0 .286 .901 -0.057 1.71 0.066 -0.123 -0.0
Denny Doyle 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .244 .631 -0.105 1.38 0.000 -0.105 -0.8 4 3
Rick Miller RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .607 0.049 1.29 0.104 -0.055 0.7 2 0 SB
Reggie Cleveland P 0 0
   Ramon Hernandez P 0 0
   Bill Campbell P 0 0
Team Totals 31 2 4 2 2 9 .129 .370 -0.514 1.43 0.455 -0.969 -2.6 24 7
3B: J Rice (10, off S Stone).
SF: C Fisk (8, off S Stone).
TB: J Rice 4; B Carbo; B Hobson.
RBI: R Burleson (28); C Fisk (53).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Doyle-G Scott; B Hobson-G Scott.
E: D Doyle (7).
Baserunning
SB: R Miller (8, 2nd base off S Stone/B Downing).
CS: S Dillard (2, 2nd base by L LaGrow/B Downing).
Pickoffs: R Miller (2nd base by S Stone).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .301 .755 0.060 1.07 0.117 -0.057 0.5 1 0 2B
Alan Bannister SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .753 -0.200 1.14 0.000 -0.200 -2.0 2 3
Jorge Orta 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .784 -0.053 0.81 0.022 -0.075 -0.6 0 1
Richie Zisk RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 .297 .919 0.033 1.07 0.093 -0.059 0.6 2 0
Oscar Gamble DH 3 1 0 0 1 0 .250 .876 -0.009 1.01 0.056 -0.065 -0.1
Jim Spencer 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 .262 .763 0.225 1.01 0.284 -0.059 1.4 8 0 HR,2B
Chet Lemon CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .809 -0.074 0.79 0.000 -0.074 -0.9 4 0
Jack Brohamer 3B 1 0 1 0 2 0 .267 .726 0.051 0.86 0.051 0.000 0.7 0 2 IW
Brian Downing C 2 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .768 -0.047 1.43 0.009 -0.056 -0.7 10 2 SF
Steve Stone P 0 0
   Lerrin LaGrow P 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 6 3 4 1 .214 .696 -0.014 1.01 0.632 -0.645 -1.1 27 8
2B: J Spencer (11, off R Cleveland); R Garr (17, off R Cleveland).
HR: J Spencer (14, off R Cleveland; 6th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
SF: B Downing (2, off R Cleveland).
IBB: J Brohamer (3, by R Cleveland).
TB: J Spencer 6; R Garr 2; R Zisk; J Brohamer; J Orta.
RBI: J Spencer 2 (47); B Downing (9).
2-out RBI: J Spencer.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
E: A Bannister (23); S Stone (2); J Brohamer (5).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Reggie Cleveland, L (7-6) 6.2 5 3 3 4 1 1 3.88 29 49 -0.066 1.02 -0.1
Ramon Hernandez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.61 1 2 0 0.049 1.68 0.6
Bill Campbell 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.53 3 0 0 0.031 0.69 0.5
Team Totals 8 6 3 3 4 1 1 3.38 33 49 2 0 0.014 1.01 1.1

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Steve Stone, W (10-7) 8 3 2 1 2 9 0 3.87 31 77 0.351 1.25 2.1
Lerrin LaGrow, S (16) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.27 3 0 0 0.164 2.92 0.5
Team Totals 9 4 2 1 2 9 0 1.00 34 77 0 0 0.515 1.43 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: R Cleveland (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: R Cleveland (2; J Brohamer).
Pickoffs: S Stone (1; R Miller, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ted Hendry, 1B - Jerry Neudecker, 2B - Art Frantz, 3B - Al Clark.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 81° F, Wind 10mph in unknown direction.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Chicago White Sox
1 Rick Burleson SS 1 Ralph Garr LF
2 Fred Lynn CF 2 Alan Bannister SS
3 Jim Rice LF 3 Jorge Orta 2B
4 Carlton Fisk C 4 Richie Zisk RF
5 George Scott 1B 5 Oscar Gamble DH
6 Butch Hobson 3B 6 Jim Spencer 1B
7 Bernie Carbo DH 7 Chet Lemon CF
8 Denny Doyle 2B 8 Jack Brohamer 3B
9 Rick Miller RF 9 Brian Downing C
Reggie Cleveland P Steve Stone P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 2-2 2 --- R CHW J. Spencer R. Cleveland 19% 70% Home Run
t4 1-2 0 --- BOS J. Rice S. Stone -11% 51% Triple to RF
t8 2-3 2 12- O BOS C. Fisk S. Stone 11% 87% Strikeout
b5 2-2 0 1-- OO CHW A. Bannister R. Cleveland -10% 51% Line Drive Double Play: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 0 1-3 R CHW J. Spencer R. Cleveland 10% 78% Double to CF; Zisk Scores; Gamble to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BOS R. Burleson S. Stone 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O BOS F. Lynn S. Stone 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O BOS J. Rice S. Stone 1% 55% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Garr R. Cleveland -2% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- O CHW A. Bannister R. Cleveland -2% 51% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 --- O CHW J. Orta R. Cleveland -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, White Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O BOS C. Fisk S. Stone 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O BOS G. Scott S. Stone 2% 54% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 2 --- O BOS B. Hobson S. Stone 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- CHW R. Zisk R. Cleveland 4% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- CHW O. Gamble R. Cleveland 9% 68% Walk, Wild Pitch; Zisk to 3B
b2 0-0 0 1-3 R CHW J. Spencer R. Cleveland 10% 78% Double to CF; Zisk Scores; Gamble to 3B
b2 1-0 0 -23 O CHW C. Lemon R. Cleveland -4% 73% Foul Flyball: C
b2 1-0 1 -23 CHW J. Brohamer R. Cleveland 1% 74% Intentional Walk
b2 1-0 1 123 RO CHW B. Downing R. Cleveland 1% 75% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Gamble Scores; Spencer to 3B
b2 2-0 2 1-3 O CHW R. Garr R. Cleveland -4% 71% Foul Flyball: 1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 0, White Sox 2.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 7-8-9
t3 0-2 0 --- BOS B. Carbo S. Stone -4% 67% Walk
t3 0-2 0 1-- O BOS D. Doyle S. Stone 4% 71% Strikeout
t3 0-2 1 1-- BOS R. Miller S. Stone -7% 64% Fielder's Choice 3B; Carbo to 3B/Adv on E5 (throw to 2B)
t3 0-2 1 1-3 RO BOS R. Burleson S. Stone -1% 63% Groundout: SS-1B; Carbo Scores/unER; Miller to 2B
t3 1-2 2 -2- BOS F. Lynn S. Stone -0% 63% Miller Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Miller to 3B
t3 1-2 2 --3 O BOS F. Lynn S. Stone 4% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 0 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 2-1, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 2-3-4
b3 2-1 0 --- O CHW A. Bannister R. Cleveland -2% 65% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 2-1 1 --- CHW J. Orta R. Cleveland 2% 67% Single to CF
b3 2-1 1 1-- O CHW R. Zisk R. Cleveland -3% 65% Foul Flyball: 2B
b3 2-1 2 1-- O CHW O. Gamble R. Cleveland -2% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, White Sox 2.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 3-4-5
t4 1-2 0 --- BOS J. Rice S. Stone -11% 51% Triple to RF
t4 1-2 0 --3 RO BOS C. Fisk S. Stone 2% 53% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Rice Scores
t4 2-2 1 --- O BOS G. Scott S. Stone 2% 55% Strikeout Looking
t4 2-2 2 --- O BOS B. Hobson S. Stone 1% 56% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 6-7-8
b4 2-2 0 --- O CHW J. Spencer R. Cleveland -3% 53% Foul Flyball: 3B
b4 2-2 1 --- O CHW C. Lemon R. Cleveland -2% 51% Flyball: LF
b4 2-2 2 --- CHW J. Brohamer R. Cleveland 1% 53% Single to 2B
b4 2-2 2 1-- O CHW B. Downing R. Cleveland -3% 50% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 2.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 7-8-9
t5 2-2 0 --- O BOS B. Carbo S. Stone 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t5 2-2 1 --- O BOS D. Doyle S. Stone 2% 55% Flyball: RF
t5 2-2 2 --- BOS R. Miller S. Stone -2% 54% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t5 2-2 2 1-- BOS R. Burleson S. Stone -1% 52% Miller Steals 2B
t5 2-2 2 -2- O BOS R. Burleson S. Stone 5% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 1-2-3
b5 2-2 0 --- CHW R. Garr R. Cleveland 5% 61% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball)
b5 2-2 0 1-- OO CHW A. Bannister R. Cleveland -10% 51% Line Drive Double Play: 3B-1B
b5 2-2 2 --- O CHW J. Orta R. Cleveland -1% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 2.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 2-3-4
t6 2-2 0 --- O BOS F. Lynn S. Stone 3% 53% Strikeout
t6 2-2 1 --- O BOS J. Rice S. Stone 2% 56% Flyball: CF
t6 2-2 2 --- O BOS C. Fisk S. Stone 2% 58% Bunt Groundout: C-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 2.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Tied 2-2, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 4-5-6
b6 2-2 0 --- O CHW R. Zisk R. Cleveland -3% 54% Flyball: 2B
b6 2-2 1 --- O CHW O. Gamble R. Cleveland -2% 52% Flyball: SS
b6 2-2 2 --- R CHW J. Spencer R. Cleveland 19% 70% Home Run
b6 3-2 2 --- O CHW C. Lemon R. Cleveland -1% 69% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 5-6-7
t7 2-3 0 --- O BOS G. Scott S. Stone 4% 74% Strikeout Looking
t7 2-3 1 --- O BOS B. Hobson S. Stone 3% 77% Strikeout Looking
t7 2-3 2 --- BOS B. Carbo S. Stone -2% 74% Single to CF
t7 2-3 2 1-- O BOS D. Doyle S. Stone 5% 79% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Red Sox' Reggie Cleveland facing 8-9-1
b7 3-2 0 --- CHW J. Brohamer R. Cleveland 3% 82% Walk
b7 3-2 0 1-- O CHW B. Downing R. Cleveland -3% 79% Lineout: LF
b7 3-2 1 1-- CHW R. Garr R. Cleveland 7% 86% Double to RF; Brohamer to 3B
b7 3-2 1 -23 O CHW A. Bannister R. Cleveland -7% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B
Ramon Hernandez replaces Reggie Cleveland pitching
b7 3-2 2 -23 O CHW J. Orta R. Hernandez -5% 75% Popfly: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Steve Stone facing 9-1-2
t8 2-3 0 --- O BOS R. Miller S. Stone 6% 80% Flyball: SS
t8 2-3 1 --- O BOS R. Burleson S. Stone 4% 84% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-3 2 --- BOS F. Lynn S. Stone -3% 81% Walk
t8 2-3 2 1-- BOS J. Rice S. Stone -5% 76% Single to LF; Lynn to 2B
t8 2-3 2 12- O BOS C. Fisk S. Stone 11% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Red Sox' Bill Campbell facing 4-5-6
Bill Campbell replaces Ramon Hernandez pitching
b8 3-2 0 --- CHW R. Zisk B. Campbell 2% 89% Single to CF
b8 3-2 0 1-- O CHW O. Gamble B. Campbell -2% 87% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b8 3-2 1 1-- OO CHW J. Spencer B. Campbell -3% 84% Line Drive Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Lerrin LaGrow facing 5-6-7
Lerrin LaGrow replaces Steve Stone pitching
t9 2-3 0 --- O BOS G. Scott L. LaGrow 7% 91% Flyball: CF
t9 2-3 1 --- BOS B. Hobson L. LaGrow -8% 83% Single to LF
Steve Dillard pinch runs for Butch Hobson (3B) batting 6th
t9 2-3 1 1-- O BOS B. Carbo L. LaGrow 9% 92% Flyball: RF
t9 2-3 2 1-- O BOS D. Doyle L. LaGrow 8% 100% Dillard Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, White Sox 3.

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