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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
10
0
CHW
@CAL
3
7
DET
@CLE
5
3
MIN
@KCR
10
6
 
(10)
MIL
@OAK
8
0
TEX
@SEA
5
13
BAL
@TOR
7
6
 
(11)
SFG
@ATL
4
6
PIT
@CHC
9
5
LAD
@CIN
6
7
SDP
@HOU
2
3
MON
@PHI
5
3
Friday, May 18, 1979, 7:38PM
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 10,452, Time of Game: 2:43
Tigers
5
14-17
 Won 1 
5th, 7 GB
at Indians
3
14-22
 Lost 1 
6th, 9½ GB
W: John Hiller (2-1)
L: Sid Monge (2-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  2    5 11  0
Indians         0  1  1   0  0  1   0  0  0    3  7  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ron LeFlore CF 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .344 .390 .469 .859 0.007 1.69 0.137 -0.130 0.2 2 0 SB
Lou Whitaker 2B 3 0 3 2 0 0 3 .324 .402 .467 .868 0.182 0.87 0.182 0.000 1.4 0 1 2·2B
   Mark Wagner 2B 2 0 1 2 0 0 2 .364 .417 .515 .932 0.369 2.63 0.445 -0.076 1.5 2 0 2B
Rusty Staub DH 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .292 .417 .479 .896 0.033 1.35 0.136 -0.103 -0.1 2B,GDP
   Lynn Jones PR 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .308 .357 .385 .742 -0.016 0.57 0.000 -0.016 -0.4
Steve Kemp LF 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .390 .467 .610 1.076 -0.021 1.40 0.057 -0.078 -0.0 2 0 HBP
Jason Thompson 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .275 .387 .418 .805 -0.011 1.66 0.112 -0.122 -0.1 10 0
Jerry Morales RF 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .229 .256 .367 .623 -0.174 1.81 0.033 -0.207 -1.1 2 0 SF
Lance Parrish C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .262 .315 .417 .733 -0.047 1.43 0.059 -0.105 -0.3 4 1
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 3 2 2 0 0 0 4 .256 .275 .346 .621 0.144 1.63 0.193 -0.049 0.7 0 4 SH,GDP
Alan Trammell SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .267 .304 .280 .584 -0.230 2.19 0.000 -0.230 -1.5 5 4
Dave Rozema P 0 0
   John Hiller P 0 0
Team Totals 33 5 11 5 3 3 39 .333 .395 .455 .849 0.236 1.64 1.354 -1.116 0.3 27 10
2B: L Whitaker 2 (5, 2 off W Garland); R Staub (6, off W Garland); M Wagner (2, off S Monge).
SF: J Morales (3, off W Garland).
SH: A Rodriguez (2, off W Garland).
HBP: S Kemp (1, by W Garland).
TB: L Whitaker 5; A Rodriguez 2; R Staub 2; M Wagner 2; R LeFlore 2; J Thompson; J Morales.
GIDP: A Rodriguez (2); R Staub (5).
RBI: L Whitaker 2 (13); M Wagner 2 (7); J Morales (8).
2-out RBI: M Wagner 2; L Whitaker.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Baserunning
SB: R LeFlore (18, 2nd base off W Garland/G Alexander).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bobby Bonds DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .304 .378 .486 .864 -0.170 1.48 0.000 -0.170 -1.3
Paul Dade RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .274 .329 .329 .658 0.119 1.39 0.186 -0.067 0.9 6 1 2B,SB
Rick Manning CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .309 .331 .640 0.060 1.37 0.161 -0.101 0.1 4 0 3B
Andre Thornton 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .171 .288 .342 .630 -0.036 1.68 0.075 -0.111 -0.1 6 0 2B,IW
Jim Norris LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .192 .264 .231 .495 -0.139 1.92 0.033 -0.171 -0.9 1 1 CS
Toby Harrah 3B 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .219 .344 .352 .696 0.033 1.83 0.116 -0.083 -0.3 1 0 SF
Gary Alexander C 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .197 .276 .333 .609 -0.038 1.75 0.094 -0.132 0.1 4 0
Duane Kuiper 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .292 .276 .569 -0.063 1.50 0.054 -0.117 -0.3 1 4
Tom Veryzer SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .246 .304 .281 .585 -0.029 1.40 0.067 -0.095 0.1 4 4 2B,SH
Wayne Garland P 0 0
   Sid Monge P 0 1
Team Totals 31 3 7 3 3 4 36 .226 .286 .387 .673 -0.263 1.59 0.786 -1.047 -1.7 27 11
2B: A Thornton (5, off D Rozema); T Veryzer (4, off D Rozema); P Dade (2, off D Rozema).
3B: R Manning (2, off D Rozema).
SF: T Harrah (1, off D Rozema).
SH: T Veryzer (1, off D Rozema).
IBB: A Thornton (2, by J Hiller).
TB: R Manning 3; P Dade 3; T Veryzer 2; A Thornton 2; G Alexander; D Kuiper.
RBI: P Dade (8); T Harrah (18); G Alexander (17).
2-out RBI: G Alexander.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 3. D Kuiper-T Veryzer-A Thornton 2; P Dade-T Veryzer.
E: G Alexander (5).
Outfield Assists: P Dade (J Thompson at 2nd base); J Norris (L Whitaker at 3rd base).
Baserunning
SB: P Dade (5, 2nd base off J Hiller/L Parrish).
CS: J Norris (1, 2nd base by D Rozema/L Parrish).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dave Rozema 7.1 7 3 3 1 3 0 4.50 29 54 0.057 1.35 0.7
John Hiller, W (2-1) 1.2 0 0 0 2 1 0 3.57 7 1 0 0.206 2.52 1.1
Team Totals 9 7 3 3 3 4 0 3.00 36 54 1 0 0.263 1.59 1.7

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wayne Garland 7 8 3 3 3 1 0 6.99 30 47 -0.012 1.42 0.3
Sid Monge, L (2-4) 2 3 2 2 0 2 0 1.80 9 1 0 -0.226 2.31 -0.6
Team Totals 9 11 5 5 3 3 0 5.00 39 47 1 0 -0.238 1.64 -0.3
W Garland faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: S Monge (4).
HBP: W Garland (1; S Kemp).
IBB: J Hiller (3; A Thornton).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bob Rice, 1B - Derryl Cousins, 2B - Don Schirmer, 3B - Russ Terlop.
Time of Game: 2:43.
Attendance: 10,452.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t9 3-3 2 12- RR DET M. Wagner S. Monge 44% 92% Double to CF; Rodriguez Scores; LeFlore Scores
b6 2-3 0 --- CLE R. Manning D. Rozema -16% 44% Triple to CF
t5 2-2 2 1-- RO DET L. Whitaker W. Garland 12% 58% Double to LF; Rodriguez Scores; Whitaker out at 3B/LF-3B
t4 1-2 0 1-- DET J. Thompson W. Garland 11% 54% Single to RF; Kemp to 3B
b3 1-1 1 -2- R CLE P. Dade D. Rozema -11% 31% Double to CF; Veryzer 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, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- DET R. LeFlore W. Garland 4% 54% Single to RF
t1 0-0 0 1-- DET L. Whitaker W. Garland 5% 59% LeFlore Steals 2B; LeFlore to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw to 2B)
t1 0-0 0 --3 R DET L. Whitaker W. Garland 4% 63% Single to CF; LeFlore Scores
t1 1-0 0 1-- OO DET R. Staub W. Garland -7% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t1 1-0 2 --- DET S. Kemp W. Garland 1% 57% Hit By Pitch
t1 1-0 2 1-- O DET J. Thompson W. Garland -2% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Rozema 2% 57% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O CLE P. Dade D. Rozema 2% 59% Flyball: RF
b1 0-1 2 --- O CLE R. Manning D. Rozema 1% 60% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- DET J. Morales W. Garland 3% 63% Single to CF
t2 1-0 0 1-- O DET L. Parrish W. Garland -3% 60% Flyball: 2B
t2 1-0 1 1-- OO DET A. Rodriguez W. Garland -5% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- CLE A. Thornton D. Rozema -7% 49% Double to CF
b2 0-1 0 -2- O CLE J. Norris D. Rozema 2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B; Thornton to 3B
b2 0-1 1 --3 O CLE T. Harrah D. Rozema 6% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-1 2 --3 R CLE G. Alexander D. Rozema -9% 48% Single to CF; Thornton Scores
b2 1-1 2 1-- O CLE D. Kuiper D. Rozema 2% 50% Lineout: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 9-1-2
t3 1-1 0 --- O DET A. Trammell W. Garland -3% 47% Strikeout
t3 1-1 1 --- O DET R. LeFlore W. Garland -2% 46% Flyball: RF
t3 1-1 2 --- DET L. Whitaker W. Garland 2% 48% Double to LF
t3 1-1 2 -2- O DET R. Staub W. Garland -4% 44% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 9-1-2
b3 1-1 0 --- CLE T. Veryzer D. Rozema -7% 38% Double to LF
b3 1-1 0 -2- O CLE B. Bonds D. Rozema 5% 42% Flyball: RF
b3 1-1 1 -2- R CLE P. Dade D. Rozema -11% 31% Double to CF; Veryzer Scores
b3 2-1 1 -2- O CLE R. Manning D. Rozema 3% 35% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 2-1 2 -2- O CLE A. Thornton D. Rozema 3% 38% Flyball: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 4-5-6
t4 1-2 0 --- DET S. Kemp W. Garland 5% 42% Walk
t4 1-2 0 1-- DET J. Thompson W. Garland 11% 54% Single to RF; Kemp to 3B
t4 1-2 0 1-3 ROO DET J. Morales W. Garland -8% 45% Double Play: Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Kemp Scores; Thompson out at 2B/RF-SS
t4 2-2 2 --- O DET L. Parrish W. Garland -1% 44% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 5-6-7
b4 2-2 0 --- O CLE J. Norris D. Rozema 3% 47% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b4 2-2 1 --- O CLE T. Harrah D. Rozema 2% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-2 2 --- O CLE G. Alexander D. Rozema 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 2, Indians 2.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Tied 2-2, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 8-9-1
t5 2-2 0 --- DET A. Rodriguez W. Garland 5% 55% Single to LF
t5 2-2 0 1-- O DET A. Trammell W. Garland -4% 50% Flyball: RF
t5 2-2 1 1-- O DET R. LeFlore W. Garland -4% 46% Lineout: RF
t5 2-2 2 1-- RO DET L. Whitaker W. Garland 12% 58% Double to LF; Rodriguez Scores; Whitaker out at 3B/LF-3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 8-9-1
Mark Wagner replaces Lou Whitaker playing 2B batting 2nd
b5 2-3 0 --- CLE D. Kuiper D. Rozema -5% 53% Single to CF
b5 2-3 0 1-- O CLE T. Veryzer D. Rozema 3% 55% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Kuiper to 2B
b5 2-3 1 -2- O CLE B. Bonds D. Rozema 5% 61% Strikeout
b5 2-3 2 -2- O CLE P. Dade D. Rozema 5% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 3-2, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 3-4-5
t6 3-2 0 --- DET R. Staub W. Garland 7% 73% Double to RF
t6 3-2 0 -2- O DET S. Kemp W. Garland -1% 71% Flyball: RF; Staub to 3B
t6 3-2 1 --3 O DET J. Thompson W. Garland -7% 65% Flyball: CF
t6 3-2 2 --3 O DET J. Morales W. Garland -4% 60% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 2-3, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 3-4-5
b6 2-3 0 --- CLE R. Manning D. Rozema -16% 44% Triple to CF
b6 2-3 0 --3 O CLE A. Thornton D. Rozema 8% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 2-3 1 --3 CLE J. Norris D. Rozema -3% 49% Walk
b6 2-3 1 1-3 RO CLE T. Harrah D. Rozema -2% 46% Flyball: 2B/Sacrifice Fly; Manning Scores
b6 3-3 2 1-- O CLE G. Alexander D. Rozema 4% 50% Norris Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Tied 3-3, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 7-8-9
t7 3-3 0 --- DET L. Parrish W. Garland 6% 56% Walk
t7 3-3 0 1-- DET A. Rodriguez W. Garland 9% 64% Fielder's Choice /Sacrifice Bunt; Parrish to 2B
t7 3-3 0 12- O DET A. Trammell W. Garland -8% 56% Flyball: C
t7 3-3 1 12- O DET R. LeFlore W. Garland -7% 49% Flyball: RF
t7 3-3 2 12- O DET M. Wagner W. Garland -8% 41% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 3-3, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 7-8-9
b7 3-3 0 --- O CLE G. Alexander D. Rozema 4% 45% Flyball: CF
b7 3-3 1 --- O CLE D. Kuiper D. Rozema 3% 48% Flyball: LF
b7 3-3 2 --- O CLE T. Veryzer D. Rozema 2% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Tied 3-3, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 3-4-5
t8 3-3 0 --- DET R. Staub W. Garland 7% 57% Walk
Sid Monge replaces Wayne Garland pitching
Lynn Jones pinch runs for Rusty Staub (DH) batting 3rd
t8 3-3 0 1-- O DET S. Kemp S. Monge -7% 50% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 3-3 1 1-- O DET J. Thompson S. Monge -3% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B; Kemp to 2B
t8 3-3 2 -2- O DET J. Morales S. Monge -8% 39% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 3-3, Tigers' Dave Rozema facing 1-2-3
b8 3-3 0 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Rozema 5% 44% Strikeout
b8 3-3 1 --- CLE P. Dade D. Rozema -5% 39% Single to LF
John Hiller replaces Dave Rozema pitching
b8 3-3 1 1-- O CLE R. Manning J. Hiller 6% 45% Foul Flyball: SS
b8 3-3 2 1-- CLE A. Thornton J. Hiller -3% 42% Dade Steals 2B
b8 3-3 2 -2- CLE A. Thornton J. Hiller -1% 41% Intentional Walk
b8 3-3 2 12- O CLE J. Norris J. Hiller 9% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 3.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Tied 3-3, Indians' Sid Monge facing 7-8-9
t9 3-3 0 --- O DET L. Parrish S. Monge -6% 44% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 3-3 1 --- DET A. Rodriguez S. Monge 6% 50% Single to LF
t9 3-3 1 1-- O DET A. Trammell S. Monge -7% 42% Flyball: CF
t9 3-3 2 1-- DET R. LeFlore S. Monge 5% 47% Single; Rodriguez to 2B
t9 3-3 2 12- RR DET M. Wagner S. Monge 44% 92% Double to CF; Rodriguez Scores; LeFlore Scores
t9 5-3 2 -2- DET L. Jones S. Monge 0% 92% Wild Pitch; Wagner to 3B
t9 5-3 2 --3 O DET L. Jones S. Monge -2% 90% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 3-5, Tigers' John Hiller facing 6-7-8
b9 3-5 0 --- CLE T. Harrah J. Hiller -9% 81% Walk
b9 3-5 0 1-- O CLE G. Alexander J. Hiller 8% 89% Strikeout
b9 3-5 1 1-- O CLE D. Kuiper J. Hiller 6% 95% Lineout: LF
b9 3-5 2 1-- O CLE T. Veryzer J. Hiller 5% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 5, Indians 3.

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