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Scores
Standings
KCR
@BOS
0
8
OAK
@CAL
5
8
MIL
@CHW
1
7
TOR
@CLE
0
5
SEA
@MIN
1
6
DET
@NYY
1
3
BAL
@TEX
4
6
ATL
@HOU
6
7
NYM
@PIT
9
6
CIN
@SDP
2
3
LAD
@SFG
11
8
 
(10)
CHC
@STL
5
4
Tuesday, April 21, 1987,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 7,203, Time of Game: 2:24
Blue Jays
0
7-7
 Lost 1 
3rd, 6 GB
at Indians
5
4-11
 Won 1 
7th, 9½ GB
W: Tom Candiotti (1-3)
L: Jimmy Key (3-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  0
Indians         0  0  1   2  2  0   0  0  X    5  8  1

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tony Fernandez SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .224 .281 .345 .626 -0.070 0.70 0.000 -0.070 -0.8 2 2
Willie Upshaw 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .350 .519 .869 -0.064 0.56 0.000 -0.064 -1.2 9 0
Lloyd Moseby CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .230 .266 .344 .610 -0.033 0.36 0.005 -0.038 -0.2 2 0 2B
George Bell LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .273 .322 .455 .777 0.046 0.62 0.070 -0.025 1.3 0 1 2B
Jesse Barfield RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .280 .400 .540 .940 -0.068 0.90 0.039 -0.107 -1.3 2 0 GDP
Fred McGriff DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .265 .390 .441 .831 0.016 0.58 0.050 -0.033 -0.7
Ernie Whitt C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278 .372 .361 .733 -0.102 1.10 0.000 -0.102 -1.3 4 0
Kelly Gruber 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .100 .143 .100 .243 -0.076 0.92 0.000 -0.076 -1.0 2 3
Mike Sharperson 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .261 .292 .326 .618 0.011 0.48 0.028 -0.017 0.3 3 1 SB
Jimmy Key P 0 2
Team Totals 32 0 6 0 1 3 33 .188 .212 .250 .462 -0.340 0.68 0.192 -0.532 -5.0 24 9
2B: G Bell (5, off T Candiotti); L Moseby (4, off T Candiotti).
TB: G Bell 3; L Moseby 2; F McGriff; T Fernandez; M Sharperson.
GIDP: J Barfield (1).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 12.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: G Bell (P Tabler at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: M Sharperson (2, 2nd base off T Candiotti/C Bando).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Julio Franco 2B 2 2 2 0 2 0 4 .302 .371 .429 .800 0.088 0.64 0.088 0.000 1.2 2 6 IW
Pat Tabler 1B 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .304 .361 .536 .896 0.119 0.75 0.164 -0.046 1.2 11 0 HR
Joe Carter LF-RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .254 .309 .603 .912 -0.063 0.57 0.000 -0.063 -1.6 2 0
Andre Thornton DH 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .150 .227 .200 .427 -0.012 0.47 0.023 -0.036 -0.6
Cory Snyder SS 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .317 .349 .667 1.016 0.132 0.54 0.159 -0.027 1.1 0 3 HR
Brook Jacoby 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .226 .339 .358 .697 -0.027 0.27 0.000 -0.027 -0.3 0 1
Carmelo Castillo RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .077 .077 .077 .154 -0.015 0.24 0.002 -0.018 0.2 2 0
   Otis Nixon PR-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .059 .200 .059 .259 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 1 0
Dave Gallagher CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .118 .118 .176 .294 -0.033 0.49 0.003 -0.036 0.1 6 0
Chris Bando C 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .174 .208 .261 .469 -0.026 0.34 0.000 -0.026 -0.5 3 0 SH
Tom Candiotti P 0 3
Team Totals 30 5 8 5 3 4 34 .267 .333 .467 .800 0.162 0.49 0.439 -0.280 0.6 27 13
HR: C Snyder (5, off J Key, 4th inn, 1 on, 1 out); P Tabler (3, off J Key, 5th inn, 1 on, 2 outs).
SH: C Bando (1, off J Key).
IBB: J Franco (1, by J Key).
TB: P Tabler 5; C Snyder 4; J Franco 2; A Thornton; D Gallagher; C Castillo.
RBI: P Tabler 3 (12); C Snyder 2 (9).
2-out RBI: P Tabler 3.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Snyder-J Franco-P Tabler.
E: B Jacoby (1).

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jimmy Key, L (3-1) 8 8 5 5 3 4 2 3.21 34 47 -0.161 0.49 -0.6
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 3 4 2 5.62 34 47 -0.161 0.49 -0.6

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tom Candiotti, W (1-3) 9 6 0 0 1 3 0 5.33 33 77 0.339 0.68 5.0
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 3 0 0.00 33 77 0.339 0.68 5.0
Balks: J Key (2).
WP: J Key (2); T Candiotti (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: J Key (1; J Franco).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ted Hendry, 1B - Drew Coble, 2B - Larry McCoy, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 2:24.
Attendance: 7,203.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Toronto Blue Jays         Cleveland Indians
1 Tony Fernandez SS 1 Julio Franco 2B
2 Willie Upshaw 1B 2 Pat Tabler 1B
3 Lloyd Moseby CF 3 Joe Carter LF
4 George Bell LF 4 Andre Thornton DH
5 Jesse Barfield RF 5 Cory Snyder SS
6 Fred McGriff DH 6 Brook Jacoby 3B
7 Ernie Whitt C 7 Carmelo Castillo RF
8 Kelly Gruber 3B 8 Dave Gallagher CF
9 Mike Sharperson 2B 9 Chris Bando C
Jimmy Key P Tom Candiotti P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 1-0 1 1-- RR CLE C. Snyder J. Key 16% 84% Home Run; Thornton Scores
b5 3-0 2 1-- RR CLE P. Tabler J. Key 8% 95% Home Run; Franco Scores
b3 0-0 2 -2- RO CLE P. Tabler J. Key 8% 62% Single; Franco Scores; Tabler out at 2B/LF-2B
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO TOR J. Barfield T. Candiotti 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t5 0-3 1 1-3 O TOR E. Whitt T. Candiotti 7% 83% 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' Tom Candiotti facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O TOR T. Fernandez T. Candiotti 2% 52% Single; Fernandez out at 2B/SS-2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O TOR W. Upshaw T. Candiotti 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O TOR L. Moseby T. Candiotti 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Franco J. Key 3% 58% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- CLE P. Tabler J. Key 2% 61% Wild Pitch; Franco to 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- O CLE P. Tabler J. Key -4% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O CLE J. Carter J. Key -3% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 -2- O CLE A. Thornton J. Key -3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- TOR G. Bell T. Candiotti -4% 46% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Bell to 1B
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO TOR J. Barfield T. Candiotti 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O TOR F. McGriff T. Candiotti 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O CLE C. Snyder J. Key -2% 53% Popfly: 1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Jacoby J. Key -2% 51% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 0-0 2 --- O CLE C. Castillo J. Key -1% 50% Groundout: P-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' Tom Candiotti facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O TOR E. Whitt T. Candiotti 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t3 0-0 1 --- O TOR K. Gruber T. Candiotti 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t3 0-0 2 --- O TOR M. Sharperson T. Candiotti 1% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O CLE D. Gallagher J. Key -3% 53% Flyball: SS
b3 0-0 1 --- O CLE C. Bando J. Key -2% 51% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 0-0 2 --- CLE J. Franco J. Key 1% 53% Walk
b3 0-0 2 1-- CLE P. Tabler J. Key 1% 54% Balk; Franco to 2B
b3 0-0 2 -2- RO CLE P. Tabler J. Key 8% 62% Single; Franco Scores; Tabler out at 2B/LF-2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 1-2-3
t4 0-1 0 --- O TOR T. Fernandez T. Candiotti 3% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O TOR W. Upshaw T. Candiotti 2% 67% Flyball: CF
t4 0-1 2 --- O TOR L. Moseby T. Candiotti 1% 68% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 3-4-5
b4 1-0 0 --- O CLE J. Carter J. Key -2% 66% Strikeout
b4 1-0 1 --- CLE A. Thornton J. Key 2% 68% Single
b4 1-0 1 1-- RR CLE C. Snyder J. Key 16% 84% Home Run; Thornton Scores
b4 3-0 1 --- O CLE B. Jacoby J. Key -1% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 3-0 2 --- O CLE C. Castillo J. Key -1% 83% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 3.
Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 4-5-6
t5 0-3 0 --- O TOR G. Bell T. Candiotti 2% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-3 1 --- TOR J. Barfield T. Candiotti -3% 82% Walk
t5 0-3 1 1-- TOR F. McGriff T. Candiotti -1% 81% Wild Pitch; Barfield to 2B
t5 0-3 1 -2- TOR F. McGriff T. Candiotti -5% 76% Single; Barfield to 3B
t5 0-3 1 1-3 O TOR E. Whitt T. Candiotti 7% 83% Flyball: LF
t5 0-3 2 1-3 O TOR K. Gruber T. Candiotti 5% 88% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 8-9-1
b5 3-0 0 --- O CLE D. Gallagher J. Key -1% 87% Lineout: 3B
b5 3-0 1 --- O CLE C. Bando J. Key -1% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 3-0 2 --- CLE J. Franco J. Key 1% 87% Single
b5 3-0 2 1-- RR CLE P. Tabler J. Key 8% 95% Home Run; Franco Scores
b5 5-0 2 --- O CLE J. Carter J. Key -0% 95% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-5, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 9-1-2
t6 0-5 0 --- TOR M. Sharperson T. Candiotti -2% 93% Single
t6 0-5 0 1-- TOR T. Fernandez T. Candiotti -1% 92% Sharperson Steals 2B
t6 0-5 0 -2- O TOR T. Fernandez T. Candiotti 2% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B; Sharperson to 3B
t6 0-5 1 --3 O TOR W. Upshaw T. Candiotti 2% 96% Groundout: P-1B
t6 0-5 2 --3 O TOR L. Moseby T. Candiotti 1% 97% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 4-5-6
b6 5-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Key -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 5-0 1 --- O CLE C. Snyder J. Key -0% 97% Flyball: CF
b6 5-0 2 --- O CLE B. Jacoby J. Key -0% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-5, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 4-5-6
t7 0-5 0 --- TOR G. Bell T. Candiotti -2% 94% Double
t7 0-5 0 -2- O TOR J. Barfield T. Candiotti 2% 96% Flyball: RF; Bell to 3B
t7 0-5 1 --3 O TOR F. McGriff T. Candiotti 2% 97% Groundout: P-1B
t7 0-5 2 --3 O TOR E. Whitt T. Candiotti 1% 98% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 7-8-9
b7 5-0 0 --- CLE C. Castillo J. Key 0% 99% Single
Otis Nixon pinch runs for Carmelo Castillo (RF) batting 7th
b7 5-0 0 1-- CLE D. Gallagher J. Key 0% 99% Single; Nixon to 2B
b7 5-0 0 12- O CLE C. Bando J. Key 0% 99% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Nixon to 3B; Gallagher to 2B
b7 5-0 1 -23 CLE J. Franco J. Key 0% 99% Intentional Walk
b7 5-0 1 123 O CLE P. Tabler J. Key -1% 99% Flyball: SS
b7 5-0 2 123 O CLE J. Carter J. Key -0% 98% Groundout: SS-3B/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-5, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 8-9-1
Otis Nixon moves from PR to LF
Joe Carter moves from LF to RF
t8 0-5 0 --- O TOR K. Gruber T. Candiotti 1% 99% Strikeout
t8 0-5 1 --- O TOR M. Sharperson T. Candiotti 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 0-5 2 --- O TOR T. Fernandez T. Candiotti 0% 99% Foul Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 5-0, Blue Jays' Jimmy Key facing 4-5-6
b8 5-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Key -0% 99% Flyball: 2B
b8 5-0 1 --- O CLE C. Snyder J. Key -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 5-0 2 --- CLE B. Jacoby J. Key 0% 99% Walk
b8 5-0 2 1-- O CLE O. Nixon J. Key -0% 99% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.
Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-5, Indians' Tom Candiotti facing 2-3-4
t9 0-5 0 --- O TOR W. Upshaw T. Candiotti 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
t9 0-5 1 --- TOR L. Moseby T. Candiotti -0% 99% Double
t9 0-5 1 -2- TOR G. Bell T. Candiotti -1% 98% Single; Moseby to 3B
t9 0-5 1 1-3 O TOR J. Barfield T. Candiotti 1% 100% Flyball: LF
t9 0-5 2 1-3 O TOR F. McGriff T. Candiotti 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 5.

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