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Scores
Standings
MIL
@CAL
3
4
TEX
@CLE
1
3
CHW
@DET
1
7
BAL
@MIN
6
8
KCR
@NYY
2
5
BOS
@OAK
5
4
TOR
@SEA
1
8
MON
@ATL
9
3
SDP
@CHC
8
12
NYM
@CIN
2
14
HOU
@PHI
5
7
 
(13)
LAD
@PIT
6
5
 
(10)
SFG
@STL
4
6
Saturday, May 4, 1985,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 6,685, Time of Game: 2:36
Rangers
1
7-15
 Lost 3 
7th, 7½ GB
at Indians
3
10-13
 Won 3 
5th, 4½ GB
W: Neal Heaton (2-1)
L: Frank Tanana (0-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Rangers         1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  0
Indians         0  1  0   0  1  0   0  1  X    3  6  1

Texas Rangers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Toby Harrah 2B 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .309 .495 .412 .907 0.044 0.89 0.090 -0.046 0.4 2 2
Gary Ward LF-RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .264 .280 .385 .664 0.019 1.66 0.141 -0.122 0.2 2 0
Buddy Bell 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .264 .316 .345 .661 0.079 1.81 0.141 -0.062 0.2 0 1
Larry Parrish RF 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .278 .321 .481 .802 0.009 1.80 0.009 0.000 0.0
   Alan Bannister PR-LF 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0.016 0.97 0.041 -0.026 0.0 1 0
   Tom Dunbar PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .450 .500 .450 .950 -0.055 4.27 0.000 -0.055 -0.3 0 0
Cliff Johnson DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .256 .333 .462 .795 -0.209 2.04 0.023 -0.232 -1.0
Bill Stein 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 -0.020 1.23 0.043 -0.063 -0.4 5 1
   Pete O'Brien PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .147 .244 .280 .524 -0.122 4.39 0.000 -0.122 -0.5 3 0
George Wright CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .194 .250 .239 .489 -0.040 1.44 0.075 -0.115 -0.5 4 0
Don Slaught C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .237 .275 .316 .591 -0.089 1.17 0.000 -0.089 -0.6 5 0
   Bob Jones PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 -0.064 2.87 0.000 -0.064 -0.4
Wayne Tolleson SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .278 .278 .278 .556 -0.113 1.15 0.000 -0.113 -0.7 1 2
Frank Tanana P 1 1
   Dave Rozema P 0 1
Team Totals 34 1 6 1 4 2 38 .176 .263 .176 .440 -0.545 1.61 0.563 -1.109 -3.6 24 8
TB: B Bell 2; G Ward; C Johnson; T Harrah; B Stein.
RBI: L Parrish (14).
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 0 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. P O'Brien.

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Brett Butler CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .287 .344 .402 .746 0.083 1.11 0.168 -0.086 0.2 5 0 3B
Julio Franco SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .367 .443 .494 .937 -0.034 0.82 0.038 -0.072 -0.1 3 7 2B
Pat Tabler 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .292 .333 .393 .727 -0.070 0.59 0.000 -0.070 -0.9 10 1
Andre Thornton DH 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .161 .161 .161 .323 -0.008 0.85 0.060 -0.068 0.2
   Otis Nixon PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .318 .364 .682 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Joe Carter LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .196 .230 .304 .533 0.014 0.81 0.045 -0.030 0.1 2 0 SB
   Mel Hall PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .311 .386 .393 .779 -0.015 0.32 0.000 -0.015 -0.5 0 0
Brook Jacoby 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .253 .308 .325 .633 -0.067 0.88 0.000 -0.067 -0.7 0 4
Carmelo Castillo RF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .143 .217 .190 .408 -0.030 1.07 0.014 -0.044 -0.3 1 0
   George Vukovich RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .311 .265 .576 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Butch Benton C 3 0 2 1 0 0 3 .304 .320 .348 .668 0.108 1.08 0.130 -0.022 1.1 2 0
Tony Bernazard 2B 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .339 .409 .589 .998 -0.028 1.12 0.033 -0.061 -0.3 4 1
Neal Heaton P 0 1
   Rich Thompson P 0 0
   Jamie Easterly P 0 0
   Tom Waddell P 0 0
Team Totals 29 3 6 3 3 5 32 .207 .281 .310 .592 -0.047 0.90 0.488 -0.535 -1.0 27 14
2B: J Franco (7, off F Tanana).
3B: B Butler (3, off F Tanana).
TB: B Butler 3; B Benton 2; J Franco 2; A Thornton; J Carter.
RBI: A Thornton (2); B Butler (7); B Benton (4).
2-out RBI: B Butler; B Benton.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
E: J Franco (7).
Baserunning
SB: J Carter (2, 2nd base off F Tanana/D Slaught).

Texas Rangers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Tanana, L (0-4) 7 5 3 3 3 5 0 7.01 29 57 0.065 0.93 0.9
Dave Rozema 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.91 3 1 1 -0.019 0.57 0.1
Team Totals 8 6 3 3 3 5 0 3.38 32 57 1 1 0.046 0.90 1.0
F Tanana faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Neal Heaton, W (2-1) 7 4 1 1 3 1 0 1.95 28 63 0.350 1.13 2.5
Rich Thompson, H (1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 4 0 0 -0.001 3.58 0.0
Jamie Easterly, H (1) 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.29 2 2 0 0.046 2.95 0.1
Tom Waddell, S (6) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.91 4 1 0 0.150 2.27 0.9
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 4 2 0 1.00 38 63 3 0 0.545 1.61 3.6
J Easterly faced 1 batter in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Vic Voltaggio, 1B - Marty Springstead, 2B - Jim McKean, 3B - Durwood Merrill.
Time of Game: 2:36.
Attendance: 6,685.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Texas Rangers         Cleveland Indians
1 Toby Harrah 2B 1 Brett Butler CF
2 Gary Ward LF 2 Julio Franco SS
3 Buddy Bell 3B 3 Pat Tabler 1B
4 Larry Parrish RF 4 Andre Thornton DH
5 Cliff Johnson DH 5 Joe Carter LF
6 Bill Stein 1B 6 Brook Jacoby 3B
7 George Wright CF 7 Carmelo Castillo RF
8 Don Slaught C 8 Butch Benton C
9 Wayne Tolleson SS 9 Tony Bernazard 2B
Frank Tanana P Neal Heaton P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 1-1 2 1-- R CLE B. Butler F. Tanana 17% 70% Triple; Bernazard Scores
t8 1-2 1 1-3 O TEX C. Johnson R. Thompson 16% 75% Flyball: 2B
t8 1-2 0 1-- TEX B. Bell R. Thompson -13% 53% Single; Ward to 2B
t8 1-2 2 1-3 O TEX P. O'Brien J. Easterly 12% 87% Strikeout
b2 0-1 2 1-3 R CLE B. Benton F. Tanana 12% 56% Single; Carter Scores; Castillo to 3B; Benton to 2B/Adv on throw

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- TEX T. Harrah N. Heaton -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- TEX G. Ward N. Heaton -5% 41% Single; Harrah to 2B
t1 0-0 0 12- O TEX B. Bell N. Heaton 3% 44% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Harrah to 3B
t1 0-0 1 1-3 RO TEX L. Parrish N. Heaton -1% 43% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Harrah Scores
Alan Bannister pinch runs for Larry Parrish (RF) batting 4th
t1 1-0 2 1-- TEX C. Johnson N. Heaton -2% 40% Single; Bannister to 3B
t1 1-0 2 1-3 O TEX B. Stein N. Heaton 4% 45% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 1-2-3
Alan Bannister moves from PR to LF
Gary Ward moves from LF to RF
b1 0-1 0 --- O CLE B. Butler F. Tanana -2% 42% Groundout: 1B-P
b1 0-1 1 --- O CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -2% 41% Flyball: CF
b1 0-1 2 --- O CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana -1% 40% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 7-8-9
t2 1-0 0 --- O TEX G. Wright N. Heaton 2% 42% Flyball: LF
t2 1-0 1 --- O TEX D. Slaught N. Heaton 1% 43% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- O TEX W. Tolleson N. Heaton 1% 44% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton F. Tanana -3% 42% Flyball: CF
b2 0-1 1 --- CLE J. Carter F. Tanana 3% 44% Single
b2 0-1 1 1-- CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana 2% 46% Carter Steals 2B
b2 0-1 1 -2- O CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana -3% 43% Flyball: CF; Carter to 3B
b2 0-1 2 --3 CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana 1% 44% Walk
b2 0-1 2 1-3 R CLE B. Benton F. Tanana 12% 56% Single; Carter Scores; Castillo to 3B; Benton to 2B/Adv on throw
b2 1-1 2 -23 O CLE T. Bernazard F. Tanana -6% 50% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- O TEX T. Harrah N. Heaton 3% 53% Flyball: LF
t3 1-1 1 --- O TEX G. Ward N. Heaton 2% 54% Strikeout
t3 1-1 2 --- TEX B. Bell N. Heaton -1% 53% Single
t3 1-1 2 1-- O TEX A. Bannister N. Heaton 3% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 1-2-3
b3 1-1 0 --- O CLE B. Butler F. Tanana -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-1 1 --- O CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -2% 51% Strikeout
b3 1-1 2 --- O CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 5-6-7
t4 1-1 0 --- O TEX C. Johnson N. Heaton 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t4 1-1 1 --- O TEX B. Stein N. Heaton 2% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 1-1 2 --- O TEX G. Wright N. Heaton 1% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 4-5-6
b4 1-1 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton F. Tanana -3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 1-1 1 --- O CLE J. Carter F. Tanana -2% 51% Strikeout
b4 1-1 2 --- O CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 8-9-1
t5 1-1 0 --- O TEX D. Slaught N. Heaton 3% 53% Groundout: P-1B
t5 1-1 1 --- O TEX W. Tolleson N. Heaton 2% 55% Flyball: CF
t5 1-1 2 --- TEX T. Harrah N. Heaton -2% 54% Walk
t5 1-1 2 1-- O TEX G. Ward N. Heaton 3% 57% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 7-8-9
b5 1-1 0 --- O CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana -3% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 1-1 1 --- O CLE B. Benton F. Tanana -2% 51% Flyball: RF
b5 1-1 2 --- CLE T. Bernazard F. Tanana 2% 53% Walk
b5 1-1 2 1-- R CLE B. Butler F. Tanana 17% 70% Triple; Bernazard Scores
b5 2-1 2 --3 O CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -4% 66% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 3-4-5
t6 1-2 0 --- O TEX B. Bell N. Heaton 4% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 1-2 1 --- TEX A. Bannister N. Heaton -4% 66% Walk
t6 1-2 1 1-- O TEX C. Johnson N. Heaton 5% 70% Flyball: 2B
t6 1-2 2 1-- TEX B. Stein N. Heaton -4% 66% Single; Bannister to 3B
t6 1-2 2 1-3 O TEX G. Wright N. Heaton 8% 74% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 3-4-5
b6 2-1 0 --- O CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana -2% 72% Groundout: P-1B
b6 2-1 1 --- O CLE A. Thornton F. Tanana -2% 71% Flyball: 2B
b6 2-1 2 --- O CLE J. Carter F. Tanana -1% 69% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Neal Heaton facing 8-9-1
t7 1-2 0 --- O TEX D. Slaught N. Heaton 4% 74% Flyball: RF
t7 1-2 1 --- O TEX W. Tolleson N. Heaton 3% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-2 2 --- O TEX T. Harrah N. Heaton 2% 79% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 6-7-8
b7 2-1 0 --- O CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana -2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 2-1 1 --- O CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana -1% 76% Strikeout
b7 2-1 2 --- CLE B. Benton F. Tanana 1% 77% Single
b7 2-1 2 1-- CLE T. Bernazard F. Tanana 2% 78% Walk; Benton to 2B
b7 2-1 2 12- O CLE B. Butler F. Tanana -4% 75% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Top of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-2, Indians' Rich Thompson facing 2-3-4
Rich Thompson replaces Neal Heaton pitching
t8 1-2 0 --- TEX G. Ward R. Thompson -9% 66% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Ward to 1B
t8 1-2 0 1-- TEX B. Bell R. Thompson -13% 53% Single; Ward to 2B
Tom Dunbar pinch hits for Alan Bannister (LF) batting 4th
t8 1-2 0 12- O TEX T. Dunbar R. Thompson 6% 59% Flyball: CF; Ward to 3B
t8 1-2 1 1-3 O TEX C. Johnson R. Thompson 16% 75% Flyball: 2B
Jamie Easterly replaces Rich Thompson pitching
Pete O'Brien pinch hits for Bill Stein (1B) batting 6th
t8 1-2 2 1-3 O TEX P. O'Brien J. Easterly 12% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-1, Rangers' Frank Tanana facing 2-3-4
Pete O'Brien moves from PH to 1B
Tom Dunbar moves from PH to LF
b8 2-1 0 --- CLE J. Franco F. Tanana 4% 91% Double
Dave Rozema replaces Frank Tanana pitching
b8 2-1 0 -2- O CLE P. Tabler D. Rozema -3% 88% Groundout: P-1B
b8 2-1 1 -2- R CLE A. Thornton D. Rozema 6% 94% Single; Franco Scores
Mel Hall pinch hits for Joe Carter (LF) batting 5th
Otis Nixon pinch runs for Andre Thornton (DH) batting 4th
b8 3-1 1 1-- OO CLE M. Hall D. Rozema -1% 93% Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 3.
Top of the 9th, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' Jamie Easterly facing 7-8-9
Mel Hall moves from PH to LF
George Vukovich replaces Carmelo Castillo playing RF batting 7th
t9 1-3 0 --- TEX G. Wright J. Easterly -8% 85% Walk
Tom Waddell replaces Jamie Easterly pitching
Bob Jones pinch hits for Don Slaught (C) batting 8th
t9 1-3 0 1-- O TEX B. Jones T. Waddell 6% 91% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Jones to 1B
t9 1-3 1 1-- O TEX W. Tolleson T. Waddell 5% 96% Flyball: SS
t9 1-3 2 1-- TEX T. Harrah T. Waddell -4% 93% Single; Jones to 2B
t9 1-3 2 12- O TEX G. Ward T. Waddell 7% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Indians 3.

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