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Standings
DET
@CAL
2
1
 
(10)
CHW
@CLE
5
6
BAL
@KCR
4
5
MIL
@OAK
8
7
BOS
@SEA
11
5
NYY
@TEX
7
8
MIN
@TOR
1
8
SFG
@CHC
4
8
ATL
@CIN
5
2
HOU
@NYM
1
2
MON
@PHI
0
5
LAD
@PIT
10
2
SDP
@STL
6
10
Wednesday, April 29, 1987,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 11,120, Time of Game: 3:18
Giants
4
15-7
 Lost 1 
1st
at Cubs
8
10-9
 Won 1 
2nd, 1 GB
W: Greg Maddux (1-2)
L: Roger Mason (1-1)
S: Ed Lynch (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          1  0  1   1  0  0   1  0  0    4  9  4
Cubs            1  0  2   3  1  0   1  0  X    8 13  1

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Randy Kutcher 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .250 .250 .500 .750 -0.102 1.40 0.000 -0.102 -1.0 2 0
   Will Clark PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .270 .337 .486 .824 0.011 0.63 0.011 0.000 0.1
   Mike LaCoss P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Joel Youngblood PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 -0.008 0.29 0.000 -0.008 -0.2
   Jim Gott P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Chili Davis CF 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .296 .363 .444 .807 0.041 0.99 0.122 -0.082 0.3 1 0 2B
Jeffrey Leonard LF 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .359 .398 .654 1.051 0.033 0.89 0.100 -0.067 0.2 0 0
Candy Maldonado RF 5 0 2 1 0 2 5 .337 .383 .500 .883 0.113 0.87 0.166 -0.053 1.2 0 1 2B
Harry Spilman 1B-3B 4 0 2 1 0 1 5 .400 .417 .500 .917 -0.075 0.93 0.022 -0.097 -0.4 7 2 SF
Bob Melvin C 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .235 .264 .490 .754 -0.126 0.90 0.000 -0.126 -1.6 3 1 GDP
Matt Williams SS 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .148 .217 .296 .513 0.107 0.76 0.141 -0.034 0.7 1 8 HR
Chris Speier 2B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .382 .500 .588 1.088 0.026 0.83 0.070 -0.044 0.4 3 3
Roger Mason P 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .125 .222 .125 .347 0.019 1.14 0.043 -0.024 0.2 0 0
   Greg Minton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Mike Aldrete PH-1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .391 .423 .435 .858 -0.038 0.69 0.000 -0.038 -0.6 7 1
Team Totals 34 4 9 4 7 7 42 .265 .381 .412 .793 0.001 0.91 0.675 -0.675 -0.7 24 17
2B: C Davis (3, off G Maddux); C Maldonado (8, off G Maddux).
HR: M Williams (2, off G Maddux, 4th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
SF: H Spilman (1, off D Noles).
TB: M Williams 4; C Maldonado 3; C Davis 3; H Spilman 2; C Speier; J Leonard.
GIDP: B Melvin (1).
RBI: M Williams (4); H Spilman (3); C Maldonado (13); J Leonard (14).
2-out RBI: C Maldonado.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Speier-M Williams-H Spilman.
E: C Davis (1); C Speier (1); C Maldonado 2 (2).
Outfield Assists: C Maldonado (R Sandberg at home plate).
Baserunning
Pickoffs: C Davis (1st base by G Maddux).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Chico Walker LF 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .219 .282 .250 .532 0.064 0.99 0.130 -0.066 -0.7 3 0 SB,GDP
Ryne Sandberg 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .290 .402 .435 .837 -0.022 0.62 0.021 -0.043 -0.9 2 5
Andre Dawson RF 5 1 5 2 0 0 5 .286 .345 .610 .956 0.189 0.70 0.189 0.000 2.7 1 1 HR,3B,2B
Keith Moreland 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .164 .192 .233 .425 -0.088 0.78 0.000 -0.088 -1.8 0 0
   Ed Lynch P 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 0 0 SH
Leon Durham 1B 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .300 .375 .571 .946 0.025 0.55 0.057 -0.032 0.3 8 0 IW
Jody Davis C 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .345 .387 .621 1.008 -0.024 0.66 0.041 -0.065 -0.1 7 0 2B
Shawon Dunston SS 3 2 0 0 1 0 4 .205 .227 .274 .501 0.022 0.56 0.053 -0.031 0.1 0 4 SB
Dave Martinez CF 3 2 3 3 1 0 4 .234 .345 .340 .686 0.352 1.07 0.352 0.000 4.1 4 0 3B,IW
Greg Maddux P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.044 1.16 0.010 -0.055 -0.2 1 2
   Jerry Mumphrey PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .429 .556 .857 1.413 0.033 0.97 0.033 0.000 1.0
   Dickie Noles P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Manny Trillo 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .077 .200 .077 .277 -0.004 0.15 0.000 -0.004 -0.3 1 0
Team Totals 37 8 13 8 4 4 42 .351 .415 .595 1.009 0.502 0.73 0.886 -0.385 3.8 27 12
2B: A Dawson (5, off R Mason); J Davis (4, off G Minton).
3B: D Martinez (1, off R Mason); A Dawson (1, off M LaCoss).
HR: A Dawson (6, off R Mason, 1st inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF).
SH: E Lynch (2, off J Gott).
IBB: D Martinez (2, by G Minton); L Durham (2, by J Gott).
TB: A Dawson 11; D Martinez 5; J Davis 2; C Walker 2; L Durham 2.
GIDP: C Walker (1).
RBI: D Martinez 3 (6); A Dawson 2 (19); C Walker 2 (4); J Mumphrey (4).
2-out RBI: A Dawson.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 6 for 19.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Dunston-R Sandberg-L Durham.
PB: J Davis (3).
E: G Maddux (1).
Outfield Assists: A Dawson (R Mason).
Baserunning
SB: C Walker (9, 2nd base off R Mason/B Melvin); S Dunston (3, 2nd base off M LaCoss/B Melvin).

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Roger Mason, L (1-1) 3.1 6 6 5 1 3 1 4.50 17 28 -0.444 1.16 -3.9
Greg Minton 1.2 4 1 1 1 0 0 2.79 11 1 1 -0.048 0.81 -0.5
Mike LaCoss 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 5.19 9 0 0 -0.012 0.23 0.0
Jim Gott 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.38 5 0 0 0.003 0.06 0.5
Team Totals 8 13 8 7 4 4 1 7.88 42 28 1 1 -0.501 0.73 -3.8

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Greg Maddux, W (1-2) 5 7 3 2 2 6 1 5.96 24 47 -0.075 1.02 -0.4
Dickie Noles 1.1 1 1 1 3 1 0 4.70 8 0 0 -0.028 0.91 -0.7
Ed Lynch, S (1) 2.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 3.15 10 1 0 0.102 0.61 1.7
Team Totals 9 9 4 3 7 7 1 3.00 42 47 1 0 -0.001 0.91 0.7
Balks: G Maddux (3).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: G Minton (3; D Martinez); J Gott (1; L Durham).
Pickoffs: G Maddux (1; C Davis, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Jim Quick.
Time of Game: 3:18.
Attendance: 11,120.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

San Francisco Giants         Chicago Cubs
1 Randy Kutcher 3B 1 Chico Walker LF
2 Chili Davis CF 2 Ryne Sandberg 2B
3 Jeffrey Leonard LF 3 Andre Dawson RF
4 Candy Maldonado RF 4 Keith Moreland 3B
5 Harry Spilman 1B 5 Leon Durham 1B
6 Bob Melvin C 6 Jody Davis C
7 Matt Williams SS 7 Shawon Dunston SS
8 Chris Speier 2B 8 Dave Martinez CF
9 Roger Mason P 9 Greg Maddux P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 3-3 1 12- RR CHC D. Martinez R. Mason 22% 82% Triple to CF; Durham Scores; Dunston Scores/unER
t4 2-3 1 --- R SFG M. Williams G. Maddux -12% 53% Home Run
b3 1-2 0 --- CHC D. Martinez R. Mason 11% 55% Single to RF; Martinez to 3B/Adv on E9/Adv on E9
b1 0-1 2 --- R CHC A. Dawson R. Mason 10% 51% Home Run
t1 0-0 2 -2- R SFG C. Maldonado G. Maddux -10% 42% Double to CF; Davis Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Greg Maddux facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O SFG R. Kutcher G. Maddux 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- SFG C. Davis G. Maddux -4% 48% Double to LF
t1 0-0 1 -2- O SFG J. Leonard G. Maddux 3% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 -2- R SFG C. Maldonado G. Maddux -10% 42% Double to CF; Davis Scores
t1 1-0 2 -2- O SFG H. Spilman G. Maddux 3% 45% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Roger Mason facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O CHC C. Walker R. Mason -2% 42% Strikeout
b1 0-1 1 --- O CHC R. Sandberg R. Mason -2% 41% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- R CHC A. Dawson R. Mason 10% 51% Home Run
b1 1-1 2 --- O CHC K. Moreland R. Mason -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Cubs 1.
Top of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Cubs' Greg Maddux facing 6-7-8
t2 1-1 0 --- O SFG B. Melvin G. Maddux 2% 52% Strikeout
t2 1-1 1 --- O SFG M. Williams G. Maddux 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t2 1-1 2 --- SFG C. Speier G. Maddux -1% 53% Single to P
t2 1-1 2 1-- O SFG R. Mason G. Maddux 2% 55% Lineout: RF-1B (Short RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Roger Mason facing 5-6-7
b2 1-1 0 --- O CHC L. Durham R. Mason -2% 53% Flyball: 2B
b2 1-1 1 --- O CHC J. Davis R. Mason -2% 51% Strikeout
b2 1-1 2 --- O CHC S. Dunston R. Mason -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Cubs 1.
Top of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Cubs' Greg Maddux facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- O SFG R. Kutcher G. Maddux 3% 53% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-1 1 --- SFG C. Davis G. Maddux -3% 50% Single to RF
t3 1-1 1 1-- SFG J. Leonard G. Maddux -5% 45% Davis Picked off 1B, safe on E1; Davis to 3B
t3 1-1 1 --3 R SFG J. Leonard G. Maddux -6% 39% Single to 2B; Davis Scores/unER
t3 2-1 1 1-- O SFG C. Maldonado G. Maddux 3% 41% Strikeout
t3 2-1 2 1-- SFG H. Spilman G. Maddux -1% 40% Balk; Leonard to 2B
t3 2-1 2 -2- O SFG H. Spilman G. Maddux 3% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Giants 2, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Roger Mason facing 8-9-1
b3 1-2 0 --- CHC D. Martinez R. Mason 11% 55% Single to RF; Martinez to 3B/Adv on E9/Adv on E9
b3 1-2 0 --3 O CHC G. Maddux R. Mason -5% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-2 1 --3 R CHC C. Walker R. Mason 7% 56% Single to LF; Martinez Scores
b3 2-2 1 1-- CHC R. Sandberg R. Mason 2% 58% Walker Steals 2B
b3 2-2 1 -2- CHC R. Sandberg R. Mason 2% 60% Walk
b3 2-2 1 12- RO CHC A. Dawson R. Mason 6% 65% Double to RF; Walker Scores; Sandberg out at Hm/RF-1B-3B
b3 3-2 2 -2- O CHC K. Moreland R. Mason -3% 62% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 2, Cubs 3.
Top of the 4th, Giants Batting, Behind 2-3, Cubs' Greg Maddux facing 6-7-8
t4 2-3 0 --- O SFG B. Melvin G. Maddux 3% 65% Groundout: P-SS-1B
t4 2-3 1 --- R SFG M. Williams G. Maddux -12% 53% Home Run
t4 3-3 1 --- SFG C. Speier G. Maddux -3% 50% Walk
t4 3-3 1 1-- SFG R. Mason G. Maddux -4% 45% Walk; Speier to 2B
t4 3-3 1 12- O SFG R. Kutcher G. Maddux 5% 51% Flyball: CF
t4 3-3 2 12- O SFG C. Davis G. Maddux 5% 56% Groundout: 2B-P
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Tied 3-3, Giants' Roger Mason facing 5-6-7
b4 3-3 0 --- CHC L. Durham R. Mason 4% 60% Single to RF
b4 3-3 0 1-- O CHC J. Davis R. Mason -4% 56% Flyball: 1B
b4 3-3 1 1-- CHC S. Dunston R. Mason 4% 60% Reached on E8 (Fly Ball); Durham to 2B; Dunston to 1B
b4 3-3 1 12- RR CHC D. Martinez R. Mason 22% 82% Triple to CF; Durham Scores; Dunston Scores/unER
Greg Minton replaces Roger Mason pitching and batting 9th
b4 5-3 1 --3 CHC G. Maddux G. Minton 1% 83% Fielder's Choice ; Maddux to 1B
b4 5-3 1 1-3 R CHC C. Walker G. Minton 5% 88% Single to CF; Martinez Scores; Maddux to 2B
b4 6-3 1 12- O CHC R. Sandberg G. Minton -2% 86% Flyball: 3B
b4 6-3 2 12- CHC A. Dawson G. Minton 1% 87% Single to 3B; Maddux to 3B; Walker to 2B
b4 6-3 2 123 O CHC K. Moreland G. Minton -3% 84% Groundout: P-1B
3 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 6.
Top of the 5th, Giants Batting, Behind 3-6, Cubs' Greg Maddux facing 3-4-5
t5 3-6 0 --- O SFG J. Leonard G. Maddux 2% 86% Groundout: P-1B
t5 3-6 1 --- O SFG C. Maldonado G. Maddux 2% 87% Strikeout Looking
t5 3-6 2 --- SFG H. Spilman G. Maddux -1% 86% Single to LF
t5 3-6 2 1-- O SFG B. Melvin G. Maddux 2% 88% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 6.
Bottom of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 6-3, Giants' Greg Minton facing 5-6-7
b5 6-3 0 --- CHC L. Durham G. Minton 1% 90% Single to CF
b5 6-3 0 1-- CHC J. Davis G. Minton 4% 94% Double to RF; Durham to 3B
b5 6-3 0 -23 O CHC S. Dunston G. Minton -2% 92% Flyball: 2B
b5 6-3 1 -23 CHC D. Martinez G. Minton 0% 92% Intentional Walk
Jerry Mumphrey pinch hits for Greg Maddux (P) batting 9th
b5 6-3 1 123 R CHC J. Mumphrey G. Minton 3% 95% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Durham Scores; Davis to 3B; Martinez to 2B
b5 7-3 1 123 OO CHC C. Walker G. Minton -4% 92% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 7.
Top of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 3-7, Cubs' Dickie Noles facing 7-8-9
Dickie Noles replaces Jerry Mumphrey (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t6 3-7 0 --- O SFG M. Williams D. Noles 2% 93% Flyball: CF
t6 3-7 1 --- SFG C. Speier D. Noles -2% 92% Walk
Mike Aldrete pinch hits for Greg Minton (P) batting 9th
t6 3-7 1 1-- SFG M. Aldrete D. Noles -1% 91% Passed Ball; Speier to 2B
t6 3-7 1 -2- O SFG M. Aldrete D. Noles 2% 93% Strikeout Looking
Will Clark pinch hits for Randy Kutcher (3B) batting 1st
t6 3-7 2 -2- SFG W. Clark D. Noles -1% 92% Walk
t6 3-7 2 12- O SFG C. Davis D. Noles 3% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 7.
Bottom of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 7-3, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 2-3-4
Mike LaCoss replaces Will Clark (PH) pitching and batting 1st
Mike Aldrete moves from PH to 1B
Harry Spilman moves from 1B to 3B
b6 7-3 0 --- O CHC R. Sandberg M. LaCoss -0% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 7-3 1 --- CHC A. Dawson M. LaCoss 2% 96% Triple to RF
b6 7-3 1 --3 O CHC K. Moreland M. LaCoss -1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 7-3 2 --3 O CHC L. Durham M. LaCoss -1% 94% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 3, Cubs 7.
Top of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 3-7, Cubs' Dickie Noles facing 3-4-5
t7 3-7 0 --- SFG J. Leonard D. Noles -3% 91% Walk
t7 3-7 0 1-- SFG C. Maldonado D. Noles -7% 84% Single to LF; Leonard to 3B
t7 3-7 0 1-3 RO SFG H. Spilman D. Noles 3% 88% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Leonard Scores; Maldonado to 2B
Ed Lynch replaces Keith Moreland (3B) pitching and batting 4th
Manny Trillo replaces Dickie Noles (P) playing 3B batting 9th
t7 4-7 1 -2- O SFG B. Melvin E. Lynch 4% 91% Flyball: LF
t7 4-7 2 -2- SFG M. Williams E. Lynch -2% 90% Walk
t7 4-7 2 12- O SFG C. Speier E. Lynch 4% 94% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 4, Cubs 7.
Bottom of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 7-4, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 6-7-8
b7 7-4 0 --- O CHC J. Davis M. LaCoss -1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 7-4 1 --- CHC S. Dunston M. LaCoss 1% 94% Walk
b7 7-4 1 1-- CHC D. Martinez M. LaCoss 0% 95% Dunston Steals 2B
b7 7-4 1 -2- R CHC D. Martinez M. LaCoss 3% 97% Single to LF; Dunston Scores; Martinez to 2B
b7 8-4 1 -2- O CHC M. Trillo M. LaCoss -0% 97% Groundout: SS-1B; Martinez to 3B
b7 8-4 2 --3 O CHC C. Walker M. LaCoss -1% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 4, Cubs 8.
Top of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 4-8, Cubs' Ed Lynch facing 9-1-2
t8 4-8 0 --- O SFG M. Aldrete E. Lynch 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
Joel Youngblood pinch hits for Mike LaCoss (P) batting 1st
t8 4-8 1 --- O SFG J. Youngblood E. Lynch 1% 98% Flyball: CF
t8 4-8 2 --- SFG C. Davis E. Lynch -1% 98% Walk
t8 4-8 2 1-- O SFG J. Leonard E. Lynch 1% 99% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 4, Cubs 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 8-4, Giants' Jim Gott facing 2-3-4
Jim Gott replaces Joel Youngblood (PH) pitching and batting 1st
b8 8-4 0 --- O CHC R. Sandberg J. Gott -0% 99% Strikeout (C-1B)
b8 8-4 1 --- CHC A. Dawson J. Gott 0% 99% Single to CF
b8 8-4 1 1-- O CHC E. Lynch J. Gott -0% 99% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Dawson to 2B
b8 8-4 2 -2- CHC L. Durham J. Gott 0% 99% Intentional Walk
b8 8-4 2 12- O CHC J. Davis J. Gott -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 4, Cubs 8.
Top of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 4-8, Cubs' Ed Lynch facing 4-5-6
t9 4-8 0 --- O SFG C. Maldonado E. Lynch 1% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 4-8 1 --- SFG H. Spilman E. Lynch -1% 98% Single to CF
t9 4-8 1 1-- OO SFG B. Melvin E. Lynch 2% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 4, Cubs 8.

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  • wWPA- Winning Team's Win Probability Added. The amount that this play increased or decreased the eventual winning team's probability of winning the game. More About Win Probability Added
  • wWE- Winning Team's Win Expectancy. The probability of the eventual winning team winning the game prior to this play given two average teams playing each other. More About Win Probability Added
  • Play Detail- This is an explanation of the play that occurred. In some cases, batted ball location and type will be indicated within parentheses. Again, these are best efforts to the record the game as it happened. Also, plays made on the baserunners (including the batter as a baserunner) will be indicated in parentheses after the baserunner's name. Advancement of baserunners is given in cases where the advancement is not easily deduced or obvious from the play. For example, advancement for a walk will not be given, but for a single or double it will be given.

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