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Standings
KCR
@BOS
5
4
TEX
@CHW
0
9
TOR
@CLE
0
1
TOR
@CLE
1
2
 
(10)
CAL
@DET
7
1
OAK
@MIL
2
6
BAL
@MIN
6
3
SEA
@NYY
1
0
STL
@ATL
4
3
CHC
@HOU
1
6
NYM
@LAD
1
6
CIN
@PIT
4
3
PHI
@SDP
6
3
MON
@SFG
4
5
 
(12)
Sunday, May 17, 1981,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 46,168, Time of Game: 2:35
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Blue Jays
1
11-24
 Lost 2 
7th, 11 GB
at Indians
2
18-9
 Won 2 
1st
W: Bert Blyleven (5-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   0    1  7  1
Indians         0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0   1    2  7  0
Winning Run scored with 0 outs

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lloyd Moseby RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .703 -0.156 1.25 0.000 -0.156 -0.9 2 0 GDP
Garth Iorg 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 .273 .607 0.099 1.17 0.126 -0.026 0.5 1 8
Al Woods LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .217 .503 -0.129 1.56 0.040 -0.169 -0.7 3 0 SB,CS,SH
   Barry Bonnell LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .547 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
John Mayberry 1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 .260 .822 0.005 1.60 0.105 -0.100 -0.2 12 0
Willie Upshaw DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 .203 .701 -0.112 1.14 0.000 -0.112 -0.7
Damaso Garcia 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .204 .476 -0.051 1.14 0.030 -0.081 -0.4 5 4
Alfredo Griffin SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .549 -0.117 1.13 0.000 -0.117 -0.5 0 3
Rick Bosetti CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .586 -0.084 1.13 0.000 -0.084 -0.5 0 0
Ernie Whitt C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .191 .456 -0.031 1.32 0.041 -0.072 -0.1 4 0
Jerry Garvin P 0 0
   Roy Lee Jackson P 0 1
   Mike Willis P 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 0 5 .212 .424 -0.576 1.29 0.342 -0.917 -3.5 27 16
SH: A Woods (4, off B Blyleven).
TB: G Iorg 3; E Whitt; J Mayberry; A Woods; D Garcia.
GIDP: L Moseby (1).
RBI: J Mayberry (12).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 1 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 3. G Iorg-D Garcia-J Mayberry 2; A Griffin-D Garcia-J Mayberry.
E: G Iorg (3).
Baserunning
SB: A Woods (1, 2nd base off B Blyleven/B Diaz).
CS: A Woods (1, 2nd base by B Blyleven/B Diaz).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Miguel Dilone LF 4 0 2 0 1 0 .250 .592 0.147 1.60 0.194 -0.048 1.3 2 0 2B,SB,IW
Jorge Orta RF 5 0 1 1 0 1 .273 .661 -0.094 1.45 0.066 -0.160 -0.1 2 1
Alan Bannister 2B 3 0 1 0 0 2 .284 .671 0.022 0.68 0.044 -0.023 0.3 2 4
   Mike Hargrove PH-1B 0 0 0 0 1 0 .230 .592 0.017 2.58 0.017 0.000 0.2 2 0 IW
Andre Thornton 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .540 -0.324 1.89 0.000 -0.324 -2.4 6 0 2·GDP
   Jerry Dybzinski 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .364 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Toby Harrah 3B 3 1 1 0 1 1 .232 .639 0.038 1.38 0.129 -0.091 0.5 1 0 2B
Bo Diaz C 3 0 0 1 1 0 .318 .807 0.030 1.54 0.122 -0.093 0.2 5 3 GDP
Joe Charboneau DH 3 0 1 0 1 0 .213 .609 0.031 1.34 0.088 -0.056 0.4
Rick Manning CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .179 .504 0.184 1.96 0.303 -0.119 -0.1 5 0 3B
Tom Veryzer SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 .274 .563 -0.125 1.88 0.004 -0.129 -0.5 5 1 IW
Bert Blyleven P 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 7 2 6 4 .219 .686 -0.074 1.57 0.967 -1.043 -0.2 30 10
2B: M Dilone (1, off J Garvin); T Harrah (4, off J Garvin).
3B: R Manning (2, off R Jackson).
IBB: T Veryzer (1, by R Jackson); M Dilone (1, by R Jackson); M Hargrove (1, by R Jackson).
TB: R Manning 3; M Dilone 3; T Harrah 2; J Charboneau; J Orta; A Bannister.
GIDP: A Thornton 2 (4); B Diaz (3).
RBI: B Diaz (11); J Orta (11).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Bannister-A Thornton.
Outfield Assists: J Orta (J Mayberry at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: M Dilone (6, 2nd base off R Jackson/E Whitt).

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jerry Garvin 7 4 1 1 3 4 0 2.93 27 66 0.220 1.25 2.1
Roy Lee Jackson, L (0-2) 2 2 1 1 3 0 0 3.26 10 0 0 -0.080 2.28 -0.9
Mike Willis 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.56 1 3 1 -0.066 2.67 -1.0
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 6 4 0 2.00 38 66 3 1 0.074 1.57 0.2
R Jackson faced 3 batters in the 10th inning.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bert Blyleven, W (5-1) 10 7 1 1 0 5 0 1.67 34 79 0.575 1.29 3.5
Team Totals 10 7 1 1 0 5 0 0.90 34 79 0.575 1.29 3.5
Balks: None.
WP: J Garvin (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: R Jackson 3 (3; M Hargrove, T Veryzer, M Dilone).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jim McKean, 1B - Rich Garcia, 2B - Greg Kosc, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 2:35.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Toronto Blue Jays         Cleveland Indians
1 Lloyd Moseby RF 1 Miguel Dilone LF
2 Garth Iorg 3B 2 Jorge Orta RF
3 Al Woods LF 3 Alan Bannister 2B
4 John Mayberry 1B 4 Andre Thornton 1B
5 Willie Upshaw DH 5 Toby Harrah 3B
6 Damaso Garcia 2B 6 Bo Diaz C
7 Alfredo Griffin SS 7 Joe Charboneau DH
8 Rick Bosetti CF 8 Rick Manning CF
9 Ernie Whitt C 9 Tom Veryzer SS
Jerry Garvin P Bert Blyleven P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b10 1-1 0 --- CLE R. Manning R. Jackson 30% 93% Triple to RF
b8 1-1 1 12- OO CLE A. Thornton R. Jackson -17% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b6 1-0 1 1-3 OO CLE A. Thornton J. Garvin -11% 71% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t7 0-1 1 -2- RO TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven -10% 56% Single to RF; Iorg Scores; Mayberry out at 2B/RF-C-SS
b8 1-1 0 -2- O CLE J. Orta R. Jackson -9% 65% Flyball: LF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O TOR L. Moseby B. Blyleven 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- TOR G. Iorg B. Blyleven -2% 50% Single
t1 0-0 1 1-- O TOR A. Woods B. Blyleven 3% 52% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t1 0-0 2 1-- TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven -1% 51% Woods Steals 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven 3% 55% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE M. Dilone J. Garvin -2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Orta J. Garvin -1% 51% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O CLE A. Bannister J. Garvin -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O TOR W. Upshaw B. Blyleven 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 1 --- O TOR D. Garcia B. Blyleven 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O TOR A. Griffin B. Blyleven 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Garvin -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- CLE T. Harrah J. Garvin 3% 55% Walk
b2 0-0 1 1-- OO CLE B. Diaz J. Garvin -5% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O TOR R. Bosetti B. Blyleven 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-0 1 --- O TOR E. Whitt B. Blyleven 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O TOR L. Moseby B. Blyleven 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- O CLE J. Charboneau J. Garvin -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b3 0-0 1 --- O CLE R. Manning J. Garvin -2% 51% Flyball: LF
b3 0-0 2 --- O CLE T. Veryzer J. Garvin -1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O TOR G. Iorg B. Blyleven 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t4 0-0 1 --- TOR A. Woods B. Blyleven -3% 50% Single to RF
t4 0-0 1 1-- O TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven 5% 55% Woods Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t4 0-0 2 --- O TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven 1% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 1-2-3
b4 0-0 0 --- O CLE M. Dilone J. Garvin -3% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Orta J. Garvin -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-0 2 --- O CLE A. Bannister J. Garvin -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- O TOR W. Upshaw B. Blyleven 3% 53% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t5 0-0 1 --- O TOR D. Garcia B. Blyleven 2% 55% Flyball: RF
t5 0-0 2 --- O TOR A. Griffin B. Blyleven 1% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 4-5-6
b5 0-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Garvin -3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-0 1 --- CLE T. Harrah J. Garvin 6% 59% Double to LF
b5 0-0 1 -2- CLE B. Diaz J. Garvin 5% 64% Wild Pitch; Harrah to 3B
b5 0-0 1 --3 R CLE B. Diaz J. Garvin 8% 72% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Harrah Scores
b5 1-0 1 1-- CLE J. Charboneau J. Garvin 3% 75% Walk; Diaz to 2B
b5 1-0 1 12- O CLE R. Manning J. Garvin -3% 72% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Diaz to 3B
b5 1-0 2 1-3 O CLE T. Veryzer J. Garvin -5% 67% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 8-9-1
t6 0-1 0 --- O TOR R. Bosetti B. Blyleven 4% 71% Flyball: SS
t6 0-1 1 --- TOR E. Whitt B. Blyleven -4% 67% Single to LF
t6 0-1 1 1-- OO TOR L. Moseby B. Blyleven 8% 75% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 1-2-3
b6 1-0 0 --- CLE M. Dilone J. Garvin 6% 81% Double to LF
b6 1-0 0 -2- O CLE J. Orta J. Garvin -4% 77% Strikeout
b6 1-0 1 -2- CLE A. Bannister J. Garvin 4% 82% Single to 2B; Dilone to 3B
b6 1-0 1 1-3 OO CLE A. Thornton J. Garvin -11% 71% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 2-3-4
t7 0-1 0 --- TOR G. Iorg B. Blyleven -7% 64% Single to 3B
t7 0-1 0 1-- O TOR A. Woods B. Blyleven 3% 67% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Iorg to 2B
t7 0-1 1 -2- RO TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven -10% 56% Single to RF; Iorg Scores; Mayberry out at 2B/RF-C-SS
t7 1-1 2 --- O TOR W. Upshaw B. Blyleven 2% 58% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Blue Jays' Jerry Garvin facing 5-6-7
b7 1-1 0 --- O CLE T. Harrah J. Garvin -4% 55% Strikeout Looking
b7 1-1 1 --- CLE B. Diaz J. Garvin 4% 59% Walk
b7 1-1 1 1-- CLE J. Charboneau J. Garvin 6% 64% Single to 3B; Diaz to 2B
b7 1-1 1 12- O CLE R. Manning J. Garvin -7% 57% Flyball: LF
b7 1-1 2 12- O CLE T. Veryzer J. Garvin -7% 50% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 6-7-8
t8 1-1 0 --- O TOR D. Garcia B. Blyleven 4% 54% Strikeout
t8 1-1 1 --- O TOR A. Griffin B. Blyleven 3% 58% Foul Flyball: 3B
t8 1-1 2 --- O TOR R. Bosetti B. Blyleven 2% 60% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Blue Jays' Roy Lee Jackson facing 1-2-3
Roy Lee Jackson replaces Jerry Garvin pitching
b8 1-1 0 --- CLE M. Dilone R. Jackson 6% 67% Single to LF
b8 1-1 0 1-- CLE J. Orta R. Jackson 7% 74% Dilone Steals 2B
b8 1-1 0 -2- O CLE J. Orta R. Jackson -9% 65% Flyball: LF
Mike Hargrove pinch hits for Alan Bannister (2B) batting 3rd
b8 1-1 1 -2- CLE M. Hargrove R. Jackson 2% 67% Intentional Walk
b8 1-1 1 12- OO CLE A. Thornton R. Jackson -17% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 9-1-2
Mike Hargrove moves from PH to 1B
Jerry Dybzinski replaces Andre Thornton (1B) playing 2B batting 4th
t9 1-1 0 --- O TOR E. Whitt B. Blyleven 6% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 1-1 1 --- O TOR L. Moseby B. Blyleven 4% 60% Flyball: SS
t9 1-1 2 --- TOR G. Iorg B. Blyleven -3% 57% Single to LF
t9 1-1 2 1-- O TOR A. Woods B. Blyleven 6% 63% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Blue Jays' Roy Lee Jackson facing 5-6-7
Barry Bonnell replaces Al Woods playing LF batting 3rd
b9 1-1 0 --- O CLE T. Harrah R. Jackson -5% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
b9 1-1 1 --- O CLE B. Diaz R. Jackson -4% 53% Lineout: 3B
b9 1-1 2 --- O CLE J. Charboneau R. Jackson -3% 50% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 10th, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Bert Blyleven facing 4-5-6
t10 1-1 0 --- O TOR J. Mayberry B. Blyleven 6% 56% Flyball: LF
t10 1-1 1 --- O TOR W. Upshaw B. Blyleven 4% 60% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t10 1-1 2 --- TOR D. Garcia B. Blyleven -3% 57% Single to LF
t10 1-1 2 1-- O TOR A. Griffin B. Blyleven 6% 63% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 10th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Blue Jays' Roy Lee Jackson facing 8-9-1
b10 1-1 0 --- CLE R. Manning R. Jackson 30% 93% Triple to RF
b10 1-1 0 --3 CLE T. Veryzer R. Jackson 0% 93% Intentional Walk
b10 1-1 0 1-3 CLE M. Dilone R. Jackson 0% 93% Intentional Walk; Veryzer to 2B
Mike Willis replaces Roy Lee Jackson pitching
b10 1-1 0 123 R CLE J. Orta M. Willis 7% 100% Single to RF; Manning Scores; Veryzer to 3B; Dilone to 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 2.

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