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OAK
@BAL
1
6
SEA
@BOS
2
7
MIL
@CLE
0
2
MIL
@CLE
4
5
MIN
@DET
12
11
CAL
@NYY
1
10
CAL
@NYY
3
9
CHW
@TEX
7
10
KCR
@TOR
9
8
PHI
@CHC
10
3
ATL
@LAD
5
2
NYM
@PIT
2
3
NYM
@PIT
5
6
 
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HOU
@SDP
4
5
CIN
@SFG
3
4
MON
@STL
1
2
Friday, August 12, 1977,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 28,849, Time of Game: 2:27
Phillies
10
68-44
 Won 9 
1st
at Cubs
3
65-48
 Lost 2 
3rd, 3½ GB
W: Steve Carlton (17-6)
L: Rick Reuschel (15-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  3  4   0  1  0   0  2  0   10 14  1
Cubs            0  2  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    3  8  1

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bake McBride RF-CF 4 0 0 1 0 1 5 .287 .340 .489 .829 -0.046 0.35 0.001 -0.046 -1.1 1 0 SF
Larry Bowa SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .282 .319 .356 .676 0.010 0.37 0.034 -0.025 -0.5 0 2
Mike Schmidt 3B 5 1 2 0 0 2 5 .281 .393 .589 .981 0.056 0.41 0.063 -0.007 0.1 0 2
Greg Luzinski LF 5 1 2 3 0 2 5 .322 .380 .631 1.011 0.130 0.54 0.158 -0.028 1.7 2 0 HR
   Jerry Martin PR-LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .341 .452 .792 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Jay Johnstone 1B-RF 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .309 .358 .489 .847 0.017 0.32 0.048 -0.031 0.1 3 0 HR
Garry Maddox CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278 .314 .427 .741 -0.025 0.48 0.000 -0.025 -0.4 3 0
   Tom Hutton 1B 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .231 .305 .365 .670 0.000 0.07 0.005 -0.004 0.6 6 0 HR
Tim McCarver C 4 3 4 2 0 0 4 .319 .421 .513 .933 0.144 0.21 0.144 0.000 2.7 4 0 2·HR
Ted Sizemore 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .279 .338 .354 .691 0.002 0.23 0.013 -0.011 0.7 8 2
Steve Carlton P 2 1 1 2 0 1 4 .257 .270 .343 .613 0.174 0.29 0.178 -0.003 1.4 0 2 HR,SH
Team Totals 39 10 14 10 0 7 42 .359 .350 .821 1.171 0.462 0.33 0.644 -0.180 5.1 27 8
HR: T McCarver 2 (4, 1 off P Broberg, 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF, 1 off R Reuschel, 2nd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF); S Carlton (1, off R Reuschel, 2nd inn, 1 on, 2 outs to RF); G Luzinski (30, off R Reuschel, 3rd inn, 2 on, 0 outs to RF); J Johnstone (7, off R Reuschel, 3rd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF); T Hutton (2, off P Broberg, 8th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF).
SF: B McBride (4, off P Broberg).
SH: S Carlton (6, off P Broberg).
TB: T McCarver 10; G Luzinski 5; J Johnstone 4; T Hutton 4; S Carlton 4; T Sizemore 2; M Schmidt 2; L Bowa.
RBI: G Luzinski 3 (95); S Carlton 2 (10); T McCarver 2 (17); T Hutton (10); J Johnstone (38); B McBride (40).
2-out RBI: T McCarver 2; S Carlton 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
E: M Schmidt (12).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Greg Gross CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .281 .358 .370 .729 -0.041 0.48 0.016 -0.057 -0.1 3 0
Gene Clines LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .386 .426 .812 -0.034 0.50 0.024 -0.058 -0.8 2 0
Bill Buckner 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .303 .324 .466 .790 -0.010 0.28 0.013 -0.023 -0.8 8 1 2B
Bobby Murcer RF 4 0 1 1 0 3 4 .276 .369 .474 .844 -0.045 0.45 0.002 -0.047 0.2 3 0
Steve Ontiveros 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .301 .396 .436 .832 0.058 0.36 0.064 -0.006 0.2 0 1 2B
Manny Trillo 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .293 .341 .399 .740 0.036 0.64 0.069 -0.033 -0.1 2 2
George Mitterwald C 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .249 .305 .396 .701 0.080 0.65 0.104 -0.024 0.4 7 0
Mick Kelleher SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .235 .253 .282 .535 -0.047 0.46 0.000 -0.048 -0.5 1 1
Rick Reuschel P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .186 .213 .254 .467 -0.026 0.89 0.000 -0.026 -0.2 1 1
   Pete Broberg P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.010 0.40 0.000 -0.010 -0.3 0 1
   Jose Cardenal PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .353 .378 .731 0.002 0.07 0.002 0.000 0.4
   Dave Giusti P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Dave Rosello PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .180 .296 .262 .558 0.000 0.01 0.000 0.000 -0.2
Team Totals 34 3 8 3 2 3 36 .235 .278 .294 .572 -0.037 0.46 0.294 -0.332 -1.9 27 7
2B: S Ontiveros (19, off S Carlton); B Buckner (17, off S Carlton).
TB: S Ontiveros 3; B Buckner 2; G Mitterwald; G Clines; B Murcer; G Gross; M Kelleher.
RBI: G Mitterwald 2 (38); B Murcer (76).
2-out RBI: B Murcer.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
E: G Mitterwald (5).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: G Clines (1st base by S Carlton); G Gross (1st base by S Carlton).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Steve Carlton, W (17-6) 9 8 3 2 2 3 0 2.79 36 62 0.037 0.46 1.9
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 2 3 0 2.00 36 62 0.037 0.46 1.9

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Rick Reuschel, L (15-5) 2 8 7 7 0 0 4 2.83 14 12 -0.480 0.75 -5.9
Pete Broberg 6 5 3 3 0 7 2 5.55 24 0 0 0.017 0.14 0.3
Dave Giusti 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.91 4 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.5
Team Totals 9 14 10 10 0 7 6 10.00 42 12 0 0 -0.463 0.33 -5.1
R Reuschel faced 4 batters in the 3rd inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: S Carlton 2 (13; G Clines, 1st base, G Gross, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Nick Colosi.
Time of Game: 2:27.
Attendance: 28,849.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 75° F, Wind 10mph in unknown direction, Sunny, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         Chicago Cubs
1 Bake McBride RF 1 Greg Gross CF
2 Larry Bowa SS 2 Gene Clines LF
3 Mike Schmidt 3B 3 Bill Buckner 1B
4 Greg Luzinski LF 4 Bobby Murcer RF
5 Jay Johnstone 1B 5 Steve Ontiveros 3B
6 Garry Maddox CF 6 Manny Trillo 2B
7 Tim McCarver C 7 George Mitterwald C
8 Ted Sizemore 2B 8 Mick Kelleher SS
9 Steve Carlton P 9 Rick Reuschel P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t2 1-0 2 1-- 6,(1-2)  RR PHI S. Carlton R. Reuschel 17% 75% Home Run; Sizemore Scores
t3 3-2 0 12- RRR PHI G. Luzinski R. Reuschel 16% 85% Home Run; Bowa Scores; Schmidt Scores
b2 0-3 1 -23 RR CHC G. Mitterwald S. Carlton -10% 55% Single to LF (Line Drive); Ontiveros Scores; Trillo Scores/unER
t2 0-0 2 --- R PHI T. McCarver R. Reuschel 10% 56% Home Run
b2 0-3 1 -2- CHC M. Trillo S. Carlton -7% 65% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Ontiveros to 3B; Trillo to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O PHI B. McBride R. Reuschel -2% 48% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 1 --- O PHI L. Bowa R. Reuschel -2% 46% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- PHI M. Schmidt R. Reuschel 1% 47% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t1 0-0 2 1-- O PHI G. Luzinski R. Reuschel -2% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHC G. Gross S. Carlton 2% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- CHC G. Clines S. Carlton -2% 45% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CHC B. Buckner S. Carlton 4% 49% Clines Picked off 1B (P-1B)
b1 0-0 2 --- 8,(3-2)  O CHC B. Buckner S. Carlton 1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Cubs 0.
Top of the 2nd, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O PHI J. Johnstone R. Reuschel -2% 48% Groundout: 1B-P
t2 0-0 1 --- O PHI G. Maddox R. Reuschel -2% 46% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- R PHI T. McCarver R. Reuschel 10% 56% Home Run
t2 1-0 2 --- 6,(1-2)  PHI T. Sizemore R. Reuschel 1% 57% Single to CF
t2 1-0 2 1-- 6,(1-2)  RR PHI S. Carlton R. Reuschel 17% 75% Home Run; Sizemore Scores
t2 3-0 2 --- O PHI B. McBride R. Reuschel -1% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 3, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-3, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 4-5-6
b2 0-3 0 --- O CHC B. Murcer S. Carlton 2% 76% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-3 1 --- CHC S. Ontiveros S. Carlton -4% 72% Double to CF (Line Drive)
b2 0-3 1 -2- CHC M. Trillo S. Carlton -7% 65% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Ontiveros to 3B; Trillo to 2B
b2 0-3 1 -23 RR CHC G. Mitterwald S. Carlton -10% 55% Single to LF (Line Drive); Ontiveros Scores; Trillo Scores/unER
b2 2-3 1 1-- O CHC M. Kelleher S. Carlton 3% 58% Lineout: CF
b2 2-3 2 1-- O CHC R. Reuschel S. Carlton 3% 61% Popfly: 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Phillies 3, Cubs 2.
Top of the 3rd, Phillies Batting, Ahead 3-2, Cubs' Rick Reuschel facing 2-3-4
t3 3-2 0 --- PHI L. Bowa R. Reuschel 3% 64% Single to RF (Ground Ball)
t3 3-2 0 1-- PHI M. Schmidt R. Reuschel 5% 69% Single to 3B (Ground Ball); Bowa to 2B
t3 3-2 0 12- RRR PHI G. Luzinski R. Reuschel 16% 85% Home Run; Bowa Scores; Schmidt Scores
t3 6-2 0 --- R PHI J. Johnstone R. Reuschel 5% 90% Home Run (Line Drive)
Pete Broberg replaces Rick Reuschel pitching and batting 9th
t3 7-2 0 --- O PHI G. Maddox P. Broberg -1% 89% Lineout: CF
t3 7-2 1 --- PHI T. McCarver P. Broberg 1% 90% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
t3 7-2 1 1-- O PHI T. Sizemore P. Broberg -1% 89% Flyball: RF
t3 7-2 2 1-- PHI S. Carlton P. Broberg 1% 90% Reached on Interference on C; McCarver to 2B; Carlton to 1B
t3 7-2 2 12- O PHI B. McBride P. Broberg -1% 88% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Phillies 7, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-7, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 1-2-3
b3 2-7 0 --- O CHC G. Gross S. Carlton 2% 90% Lineout: LF
b3 2-7 1 --- O CHC G. Clines S. Carlton 1% 91% Lineout: CF
Tom Hutton replaces Garry Maddox (CF) playing 1B batting 6th
Bake McBride moves from RF to CF
Jay Johnstone moves from 1B to RF
b3 2-7 2 --- CHC B. Buckner S. Carlton -1% 90% Double to CF (Line Drive)
b3 2-7 2 -2- O CHC B. Murcer S. Carlton 2% 92% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 7, Cubs 2.
Top of the 4th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 7-2, Cubs' Pete Broberg facing 2-3-4
t4 7-2 0 --- O PHI L. Bowa P. Broberg -1% 91% Lineout: CF
t4 7-2 1 --- O PHI M. Schmidt P. Broberg -1% 90% Strikeout
t4 7-2 2 --- O PHI G. Luzinski P. Broberg -0% 90% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 7, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-7, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 5-6-7
b4 2-7 0 --- 6,(2-2)  CHC S. Ontiveros S. Carlton -3% 87% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
b4 2-7 0 1-- O CHC M. Trillo S. Carlton 2% 90% Popfly: 2B
b4 2-7 1 1-- O CHC G. Mitterwald S. Carlton 2% 92% Popfly: 2B
b4 2-7 2 1-- O CHC M. Kelleher S. Carlton 1% 93% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 7, Cubs 2.
Top of the 5th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 7-2, Cubs' Pete Broberg facing 5-6-7
t5 7-2 0 --- O PHI J. Johnstone P. Broberg -1% 93% Flyball: CF
t5 7-2 1 --- O PHI T. Hutton P. Broberg -0% 92% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t5 7-2 2 --- R PHI T. McCarver P. Broberg 3% 95% Home Run
t5 8-2 2 --- 5,(0-2)  O PHI T. Sizemore P. Broberg -0% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-8, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 9-1-2
b5 2-8 0 --- O CHC P. Broberg S. Carlton 1% 96% Popfly: 1B
b5 2-8 1 --- CHC G. Gross S. Carlton -1% 95% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
b5 2-8 1 1-- O CHC G. Clines S. Carlton 2% 97% Gross Picked off 1B (P-1B)
b5 2-8 2 --- O CHC G. Clines S. Carlton 0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Top of the 6th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 8-2, Cubs' Pete Broberg facing 9-1-2
t6 8-2 0 --- O PHI S. Carlton P. Broberg -0% 97% Strikeout
t6 8-2 1 --- O PHI B. McBride P. Broberg -0% 97% Strikeout Looking
t6 8-2 2 --- O PHI L. Bowa P. Broberg -0% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-8, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 3-4-5
b6 2-8 0 --- O CHC B. Buckner S. Carlton 1% 97% Foul Flyball: C
b6 2-8 1 --- O CHC B. Murcer S. Carlton 1% 98% Strikeout
b6 2-8 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O CHC S. Ontiveros S. Carlton 0% 98% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Top of the 7th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 8-2, Cubs' Pete Broberg facing 3-4-5
t7 8-2 0 --- 6,(1-2)  O PHI M. Schmidt P. Broberg -0% 98% Strikeout Looking
t7 8-2 1 --- O PHI G. Luzinski P. Broberg -0% 98% Strikeout
t7 8-2 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O PHI J. Johnstone P. Broberg -0% 98% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-8, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 6-7-8
b7 2-8 0 --- O CHC M. Trillo S. Carlton 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-8 1 --- O CHC G. Mitterwald S. Carlton 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 2-8 2 --- O CHC M. Kelleher S. Carlton 0% 99% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 8, Cubs 2.
Top of the 8th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 8-2, Cubs' Pete Broberg facing 6-7-8
t8 8-2 0 --- R PHI T. Hutton P. Broberg 0% 100% Home Run (Line Drive)
t8 9-2 0 --- PHI T. McCarver P. Broberg 0% 100% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t8 9-2 0 1-- PHI T. Sizemore P. Broberg 0% 100% Single to LF (Ground Ball); McCarver to 3B
t8 9-2 0 1-3 O PHI S. Carlton P. Broberg -0% 100% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Sizemore to 2B
t8 9-2 1 -23 RO PHI B. McBride P. Broberg 0% 100% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; McCarver Scores; Sizemore to 3B
t8 10-2 2 --3 O PHI L. Bowa P. Broberg -0% 100% Popfly: 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 10, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-10, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 9-1-2
Jose Cardenal pinch hits for Pete Broberg (P) batting 9th
b8 2-10 0 --- CHC J. Cardenal S. Carlton -0% 100% Walk
b8 2-10 0 1-- CHC G. Gross S. Carlton -0% 99% Walk; Cardenal to 2B
b8 2-10 0 12- O CHC G. Clines S. Carlton 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Cardenal to 3B
b8 2-10 1 1-3 O CHC B. Buckner S. Carlton 0% 100% Lineout: 2B
b8 2-10 2 1-3 R CHC B. Murcer S. Carlton -0% 100% Single to RF (Line Drive); Cardenal Scores; Clines to 3B
b8 3-10 2 1-3 O CHC S. Ontiveros S. Carlton 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Phillies 10, Cubs 3.
Top of the 9th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 10-3, Cubs' Dave Giusti facing 3-4-5
Dave Giusti replaces Jose Cardenal (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t9 10-3 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O PHI M. Schmidt D. Giusti -0% 100% Popfly: 1B
t9 10-3 1 --- PHI G. Luzinski D. Giusti 0% 100% Single to CF (Line Drive)
Jerry Martin pinch runs for Greg Luzinski (LF) batting 4th
t9 10-3 1 1-- O PHI J. Johnstone D. Giusti -0% 100% Lineout: RF
t9 10-3 2 1-- O PHI T. Hutton D. Giusti -0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 10, Cubs 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Behind 3-10, Phillies' Steve Carlton facing 6-7-8
Jerry Martin moves from PR to LF
b9 3-10 0 --- O CHC M. Trillo S. Carlton 0% 100% Lineout: RF
b9 3-10 1 --- O CHC G. Mitterwald S. Carlton 0% 100% Popfly: 2B
b9 3-10 2 --- CHC M. Kelleher S. Carlton -0% 100% Single to CF (Line Drive)
Dave Rosello pinch hits for Dave Giusti (P) batting 9th
b9 3-10 2 1-- O CHC D. Rosello S. Carlton 0% 100% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 10, Cubs 3.

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