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@BAL
3
4
TOR
@BOS
1
9
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@CHW
4
8
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@KCR
1
10
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@MIL
3
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15
4
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4
3
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@NYM
2
1
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2
4
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@PIT
6
0
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@SDP
0
2
HOU
@SFG
5
6
Monday, August 10, 1987,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 16,068, Time of Game: 2:41
Tigers
4
63-46
 Lost 1 
3rd, 1½ GB
at White Sox
8
45-65
 Won 1 
7th, 14½ GB
L: Walt Terrell (9-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  0   0  4  0   0  0  0    4 12  0
White Sox       6  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  X    8 11  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lou Whitaker 2B 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .263 .347 .421 .768 -0.009 0.70 0.051 -0.060 -0.2 1 8
Darrell Evans DH 5 1 1 1 0 3 5 .251 .369 .511 .880 0.000 0.69 0.069 -0.069 0.5 2B
Kirk Gibson LF 3 1 2 0 2 1 5 .281 .365 .500 .865 0.077 0.59 0.087 -0.011 0.9 4 0
Alan Trammell SS 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .327 .378 .509 .887 0.082 0.95 0.146 -0.064 1.0 0 1
Matt Nokes C 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .300 .352 .561 .913 -0.116 0.78 0.000 -0.116 -1.8 4 1
Jim Morrison 3B 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .269 .317 .418 .734 -0.004 0.62 0.034 -0.038 0.3 0 2
Dave Bergman 1B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .295 .420 .500 .920 -0.068 0.72 0.019 -0.086 -1.1 11 1
Chet Lemon CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .272 .378 .478 .857 -0.019 0.73 0.033 -0.052 0.0 2 0
Pat Sheridan RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .284 .337 .386 .723 -0.055 0.76 0.015 -0.070 -0.8 1 0
Walt Terrell P 1 0
   Willie Hernandez P 0 0
Team Totals 39 4 12 4 4 5 43 .308 .372 .333 .705 -0.112 0.73 0.454 -0.566 -1.1 24 13
2B: D Evans (17, off R Dotson).
TB: J Morrison 3; K Gibson 2; D Evans 2; L Whitaker 2; A Trammell 2; C Lemon; P Sheridan.
RBI: A Trammell 2 (69); D Evans (64); J Morrison (49).
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
PB: M Nokes (4).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ozzie Guillen SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .294 .321 .362 .682 0.081 0.55 0.099 -0.018 0.2 1 5
Gary Redus LF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .224 .321 .363 .684 0.086 0.65 0.095 -0.009 0.8 3 0 2·SB
Harold Baines DH 4 0 1 3 0 0 5 .298 .364 .520 .884 0.033 0.49 0.062 -0.029 0.4 2B,SF
Ivan Calderon RF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .307 .367 .519 .886 0.064 0.35 0.072 -0.008 0.5 5 0
Ron Hassey C 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .205 .278 .307 .585 0.047 0.53 0.064 -0.016 0.9 3 0 2B
   Carlton Fisk PH-C 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .244 .311 .418 .728 0.002 0.33 0.002 0.000 0.1 2 0 IW
Greg Walker 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .238 .331 .458 .789 0.032 0.64 0.054 -0.022 0.2 7 1 IW
Steve Lyons 3B 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .260 .311 .354 .665 0.081 0.68 0.104 -0.024 1.6 1 0 2B
Ken Williams CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .274 .312 .417 .729 -0.020 0.38 0.003 -0.022 -0.5 2 0
Fred Manrique 2B 3 0 0 1 0 2 4 .261 .297 .360 .657 -0.018 0.32 0.004 -0.022 -0.8 1 2 SF
Richard Dotson P 1 0
   Bobby Thigpen P 1 0
Team Totals 33 8 11 7 4 4 39 .333 .385 .424 .809 0.388 0.52 0.559 -0.170 3.5 27 8
2B: R Hassey (6, off W Terrell); S Lyons (4, off W Terrell); H Baines (16, off W Terrell).
SF: H Baines (1, off W Terrell); F Manrique (2, off W Terrell).
IBB: G Walker (5, by W Terrell); C Fisk (5, by W Hernandez).
TB: S Lyons 3; R Hassey 3; I Calderon 2; H Baines 2; O Guillen 2; G Walker; G Redus.
RBI: H Baines 3 (67); S Lyons 2 (8); F Manrique (12); I Calderon (59).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 9.
Fielding
E: G Redus (5).
Baserunning
SB: G Redus 2 (37, 2nd base off W Terrell/M Nokes 2).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Walt Terrell, L (9-9) 5.2 11 8 7 3 3 0 4.24 31 17 -0.410 0.60 -5.0
Willie Hernandez 2.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.78 8 1 0 0.021 0.15 1.5
Team Totals 8 11 8 7 4 4 0 7.88 39 17 1 0 -0.389 0.52 -3.5

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Richard Dotson, W (9-8) 7 9 4 3 4 4 0 4.11 34 45 0.067 0.83 -0.1
Bobby Thigpen 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 3.27 9 0 0 0.045 0.34 1.1
Team Totals 9 12 4 3 4 5 0 3.00 43 45 0 0 0.112 0.73 1.1
Balks: None.
WP: W Terrell (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: W Hernandez (3; C Fisk); W Terrell (7; G Walker).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Derryl Cousins, 1B - Ted Hendry, 2B - Jim Evans, 3B - Vic Voltaggio.
Time of Game: 2:41.
Attendance: 16,068.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Chicago White Sox
1 Lou Whitaker 2B 1 Ozzie Guillen SS
2 Darrell Evans DH 2 Gary Redus LF
3 Kirk Gibson LF 3 Harold Baines DH
4 Alan Trammell SS 4 Ivan Calderon RF
5 Matt Nokes C 5 Ron Hassey C
6 Jim Morrison 3B 6 Greg Walker 1B
7 Dave Bergman 1B 7 Steve Lyons 3B
8 Chet Lemon CF 8 Ken Williams CF
9 Pat Sheridan RF 9 Fred Manrique 2B
Walt Terrell P Richard Dotson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t5 1-6 0 123 RR DET A. Trammell R. Dotson -14% 68% Single to LF; Whitaker Scores; Evans Scores; Gibson to 3B/Adv on E7; Trammell to 2B
b1 2-0 1 123 RR CHW S. Lyons W. Terrell 10% 89% Double to LF; Calderon Scores; Hassey Scores; Walker to 3B
b1 1-0 1 -2- R CHW I. Calderon W. Terrell 7% 73% Single to RF; Redus Scores
t5 0-6 0 12- R DET D. Evans R. Dotson -7% 84% Double to RF; Sheridan Scores; Whitaker to 3B
b6 6-4 1 -23 RR CHW H. Baines W. Terrell 6% 95% Double to LF; Guillen Scores; Redus Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET L. Whitaker R. Dotson 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 1 --- O DET D. Evans R. Dotson 2% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- DET K. Gibson R. Dotson -1% 53% Single to RF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O DET A. Trammell R. Dotson 2% 55% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CHW O. Guillen W. Terrell 3% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- CHW G. Redus W. Terrell 5% 63% Wild Pitch; Guillen to 3B
b1 0-0 0 --3 CHW G. Redus W. Terrell 3% 67% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-3 CHW H. Baines W. Terrell 1% 68% Redus Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -23 RO CHW H. Baines W. Terrell -2% 66% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Guillen Scores
b1 1-0 1 -2- R CHW I. Calderon W. Terrell 7% 73% Single to RF; Redus Scores
b1 2-0 1 1-- CHW R. Hassey W. Terrell 6% 78% Double to CF; Calderon to 3B
b1 2-0 1 -23 CHW G. Walker W. Terrell 1% 79% Intentional Walk
b1 2-0 1 123 RR CHW S. Lyons W. Terrell 10% 89% Double to LF; Calderon Scores; Hassey Scores; Walker to 3B
b1 4-0 1 -23 CHW K. Williams W. Terrell 0% 89% Walk
b1 4-0 1 123 R CHW F. Manrique W. Terrell 3% 92% Passed Ball; Walker Scores; Lyons to 3B; Williams to 2B
b1 5-0 1 -23 RO CHW F. Manrique W. Terrell 0% 93% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Lyons Scores/unER; Williams to 3B
b1 6-0 2 --3 O CHW O. Guillen W. Terrell -1% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
6 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-6, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 5-6-7
t2 0-6 0 --- O DET M. Nokes R. Dotson 1% 93% Flyball: RF
t2 0-6 1 --- DET J. Morrison R. Dotson -1% 92% Single to CF
t2 0-6 1 1-- DET D. Bergman R. Dotson -2% 90% Walk; Morrison to 2B
t2 0-6 1 12- DET C. Lemon R. Dotson -3% 87% Single to CF; Morrison to 3B; Bergman to 2B
t2 0-6 1 123 O DET P. Sheridan R. Dotson 4% 90% Flyball: LF
t2 0-6 2 123 O DET L. Whitaker R. Dotson 4% 94% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Bottom of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 6-0, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 2-3-4
b2 6-0 0 --- O CHW G. Redus W. Terrell -0% 94% Flyball: LF
b2 6-0 1 --- O CHW H. Baines W. Terrell -0% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 6-0 2 --- CHW I. Calderon W. Terrell 0% 94% Single to CF
b2 6-0 2 1-- CHW R. Hassey W. Terrell 1% 94% Single to RF; Calderon to 3B
b2 6-0 2 1-3 O CHW G. Walker W. Terrell -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-6, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 2-3-4
t3 0-6 0 --- O DET D. Evans R. Dotson 1% 94% Strikeout
t3 0-6 1 --- DET K. Gibson R. Dotson -1% 93% Walk
t3 0-6 1 1-- O DET A. Trammell R. Dotson 1% 94% Flyball: LF
t3 0-6 2 1-- O DET M. Nokes R. Dotson 1% 95% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Bottom of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 6-0, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 7-8-9
b3 6-0 0 --- CHW S. Lyons W. Terrell 1% 96% Single to RF
b3 6-0 0 1-- O CHW K. Williams W. Terrell -0% 96% Groundout: C-1B; Lyons to 2B
b3 6-0 1 -2- O CHW F. Manrique W. Terrell -1% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B; Lyons to 3B
b3 6-0 2 --3 O CHW O. Guillen W. Terrell -1% 94% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-6, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 6-7-8
t4 0-6 0 --- O DET J. Morrison R. Dotson 1% 95% Flyball: RF
t4 0-6 1 --- O DET D. Bergman R. Dotson 1% 96% Lineout: LF
t4 0-6 2 --- O DET C. Lemon R. Dotson 0% 96% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Bottom of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 6-0, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 2-3-4
b4 6-0 0 --- O CHW G. Redus W. Terrell -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 6-0 1 --- O CHW H. Baines W. Terrell -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 6-0 2 --- O CHW I. Calderon W. Terrell -0% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, White Sox 6.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-6, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 9-1-2
t5 0-6 0 --- DET P. Sheridan R. Dotson -2% 94% Single to RF
t5 0-6 0 1-- DET L. Whitaker R. Dotson -3% 91% Walk; Sheridan to 2B
t5 0-6 0 12- R DET D. Evans R. Dotson -7% 84% Double to RF; Sheridan Scores; Whitaker to 3B
t5 1-6 0 -23 DET K. Gibson R. Dotson -3% 81% Walk
t5 1-6 0 123 RR DET A. Trammell R. Dotson -14% 68% Single to LF; Whitaker Scores; Evans Scores; Gibson to 3B/Adv on E7; Trammell to 2B
t5 3-6 0 -23 O DET M. Nokes R. Dotson 6% 74% Flyball: SS
t5 3-6 1 -23 RO DET J. Morrison R. Dotson 3% 76% Groundout: SS-1B; Gibson Scores/unER
t5 4-6 2 -2- O DET D. Bergman R. Dotson 4% 80% Flyball: CF
4 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 6.
Bottom of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 6-4, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 5-6-7
b5 6-4 0 --- O CHW R. Hassey W. Terrell -2% 79% Flyball: LF
b5 6-4 1 --- CHW G. Walker W. Terrell 2% 80% Single to CF
b5 6-4 1 1-- O CHW S. Lyons W. Terrell -2% 78% Strikeout Looking
b5 6-4 2 1-- O CHW K. Williams W. Terrell -2% 77% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 6.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-6, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 8-9-1
t6 4-6 0 --- O DET C. Lemon R. Dotson 3% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 4-6 1 --- O DET P. Sheridan R. Dotson 2% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 4-6 2 --- DET L. Whitaker R. Dotson -2% 81% Single to P
t6 4-6 2 1-- O DET D. Evans R. Dotson 3% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 6.
Bottom of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 6-4, Tigers' Walt Terrell facing 9-1-2
b6 6-4 0 --- O CHW F. Manrique W. Terrell -1% 82% Strikeout Looking
b6 6-4 1 --- CHW O. Guillen W. Terrell 2% 84% Single to P/Bunt
b6 6-4 1 1-- CHW G. Redus W. Terrell 4% 88% Single to CF; Guillen to 3B
b6 6-4 1 1-3 CHW H. Baines W. Terrell 1% 89% Redus Steals 2B
b6 6-4 1 -23 RR CHW H. Baines W. Terrell 6% 95% Double to LF; Guillen Scores; Redus Scores
b6 8-4 1 -2- O CHW I. Calderon W. Terrell -1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B; Baines to 3B
Willie Hernandez replaces Walt Terrell pitching
Carlton Fisk pinch hits for Ron Hassey (C) batting 5th
b6 8-4 2 --3 CHW C. Fisk W. Hernandez 0% 95% Intentional Walk
b6 8-4 2 1-3 O CHW G. Walker W. Hernandez -1% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-8, White Sox' Richard Dotson facing 3-4-5
Carlton Fisk moves from PH to C
t7 4-8 0 --- DET K. Gibson R. Dotson -3% 90% Single to RF
t7 4-8 0 1-- O DET A. Trammell R. Dotson 3% 93% Flyball: RF
t7 4-8 1 1-- O DET M. Nokes R. Dotson 2% 95% Strikeout Looking
t7 4-8 2 1-- DET J. Morrison R. Dotson -1% 94% Single to RF; Gibson to 2B
t7 4-8 2 12- O DET D. Bergman R. Dotson 3% 97% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.
Bottom of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 8-4, Tigers' Willie Hernandez facing 7-8-9
b7 8-4 0 --- O CHW S. Lyons W. Hernandez -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 8-4 1 --- O CHW K. Williams W. Hernandez -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 8-4 2 --- O CHW F. Manrique W. Hernandez -0% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-8, White Sox' Bobby Thigpen facing 8-9-1
Bobby Thigpen replaces Richard Dotson pitching
t8 4-8 0 --- O DET C. Lemon B. Thigpen 1% 97% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 4-8 1 --- O DET P. Sheridan B. Thigpen 1% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 4-8 2 --- DET L. Whitaker B. Thigpen -1% 98% Single to LF
t8 4-8 2 1-- O DET D. Evans B. Thigpen 1% 99% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.
Bottom of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 8-4, Tigers' Willie Hernandez facing 1-2-3
b8 8-4 0 --- O CHW O. Guillen W. Hernandez -0% 98% Flyball: CF
b8 8-4 1 --- O CHW G. Redus W. Hernandez -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 8-4 2 --- O CHW H. Baines W. Hernandez -0% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 4-8, White Sox' Bobby Thigpen facing 3-4-5
t9 4-8 0 --- O DET K. Gibson B. Thigpen 1% 99% Strikeout
t9 4-8 1 --- DET A. Trammell B. Thigpen -1% 98% Single to LF
t9 4-8 1 1-- O DET M. Nokes B. Thigpen 1% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
t9 4-8 2 1-- DET J. Morrison B. Thigpen -1% 99% Single/Bunt; Trammell to 2B
t9 4-8 2 12- O DET D. Bergman B. Thigpen 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-P
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 4, White Sox 8.

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