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TEX
@BAL
4
5
KCR
@BOS
8
3
MIL
@CHW
8
4
TOR
@CLE
5
1
NYY
@DET
4
15
OAK
@MIN
5
7
CAL
@SEA
7
5
ATL
@LAD
2
5
CHC
@NYM
6
3
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@PHI
7
8
 
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MON
@PIT
3
4
HOU
@SDP
3
4
CIN
@SFG
2
3
CIN
@SFG
2
5
Sunday, August 9, 1987,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 13,890, Time of Game: 3:08
Blue Jays
5
66-45
 Won 1 
1st
at Indians
1
41-70
 Lost 1 
7th, 25 GB
W: John Cerutti (8-2)
L: Ken Schrom (5-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       0  0  1   2  1  0   1  0  0    5 11  0
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  9  0

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Upshaw 1B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .252 .323 .416 .739 0.001 0.58 0.068 -0.068 0.5 7 0 HR
Lloyd Moseby CF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .261 .351 .457 .808 0.044 0.49 0.070 -0.026 0.5 3 0 HR
Ernie Whitt C 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .268 .331 .427 .758 -0.062 0.51 0.005 -0.067 -1.0 9 0
Rick Leach LF 5 1 2 0 0 2 5 .284 .396 .397 .792 0.017 0.48 0.046 -0.030 0.1 2 0
Fred McGriff DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .262 .387 .539 .926 -0.076 0.74 0.000 -0.076 -1.3
Jesse Barfield RF 2 1 1 2 2 0 4 .266 .341 .473 .814 0.175 0.52 0.187 -0.012 2.3 3 0 HR
Rance Mulliniks 3B 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .291 .355 .456 .812 0.062 0.52 0.077 -0.015 0.9 0 2 2B,SH
Garth Iorg 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .237 .294 .310 .604 -0.078 0.58 0.000 -0.078 -1.7 3 1
Kelly Gruber SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .256 .293 .419 .711 0.070 0.65 0.105 -0.035 -0.1 0 1 2B
John Cerutti P 0 0
   Mark Eichhorn P 0 0
   Tom Henke P 0 0
Team Totals 37 5 11 5 2 8 40 .297 .333 .595 .928 0.153 0.56 0.558 -0.407 0.0 27 4
2B: R Mulliniks (16, off K Schrom); K Gruber (13, off K Schrom).
HR: J Barfield (23, off K Schrom, 4th inn, 1 on, 1 out); W Upshaw (12, off K Schrom, 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out); L Moseby (19, off J Easterly, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out).
SH: R Mulliniks (1, off J Easterly).
TB: L Moseby 5; W Upshaw 5; J Barfield 4; R Mulliniks 3; K Gruber 2; R Leach 2; E Whitt.
RBI: J Barfield 2 (63); K Gruber (28); L Moseby (69); W Upshaw (46).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 10.

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Brett Butler CF 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .288 .393 .400 .793 0.020 0.54 0.055 -0.035 0.0 3 0
Tommy Hinzo 2B 3 1 2 1 0 1 4 .269 .310 .344 .654 0.028 0.99 0.082 -0.054 0.4 3 3 HR,SH
Pat Tabler 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .320 .389 .463 .852 -0.109 0.98 0.000 -0.109 -1.1 7 0
Brook Jacoby 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .284 .366 .514 .880 0.020 0.81 0.056 -0.036 0.1 1 0 2B
Joe Carter LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .250 .296 .485 .781 -0.043 0.88 0.038 -0.081 -0.3 1 0 SB
Carmelo Castillo DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260 .310 .494 .803 -0.095 1.19 0.000 -0.095 -1.0
   Casey Parsons PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .160 .160 .280 .440 -0.015 0.49 0.000 -0.015 -0.3
Cory Snyder RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .246 .284 .489 .773 0.019 0.76 0.061 -0.042 0.6 3 0 SB
Jay Bell SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .213 .276 .350 .626 -0.090 0.90 0.000 -0.090 -1.2 1 1
Andy Allanson C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .163 .204 .245 .449 -0.067 0.86 0.000 -0.067 -0.8 8 1
   Mel Hall PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .252 .281 .383 .664 -0.016 0.57 0.000 -0.016 -0.4
Ken Schrom P 0 0
   Jamie Easterly P 0 1
   Ed Vande Berg P 0 0
Team Totals 35 1 9 1 1 9 37 .257 .278 .371 .649 -0.348 0.84 0.292 -0.640 -4.0 27 6
2B: B Jacoby (21, off J Cerutti).
HR: T Hinzo (1, off J Cerutti, 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
SH: T Hinzo (4, off J Cerutti).
TB: T Hinzo 5; B Jacoby 3; B Butler 2; C Snyder 2; J Carter.
RBI: T Hinzo (8).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 10.
Baserunning
SB: J Carter (23, 2nd base off M Eichhorn/E Whitt); C Snyder (4, 2nd base off T Henke/E Whitt).

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
John Cerutti, W (8-2) 6 7 1 1 0 4 1 4.23 25 58 0.221 0.93 1.9
Mark Eichhorn 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 3.22 9 1 0 0.082 0.68 1.1
Tom Henke 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.48 3 1 0 0.045 0.69 0.9
Team Totals 9 9 1 1 1 9 1 1.00 37 58 2 0 0.348 0.84 4.0
J Cerutti faced 1 batter in the 7th inning.
M Eichhorn faced 1 batter in the 9th inning.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ken Schrom, L (5-8) 4.2 8 4 4 0 3 2 5.82 22 35 -0.169 0.80 -1.8
Jamie Easterly 2.1 1 1 1 1 2 1 3.86 9 2 0 0.003 0.37 0.6
Ed Vande Berg 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 5.33 9 0 0 0.014 0.16 1.1
Team Totals 9 11 5 5 2 8 3 5.00 40 35 2 0 -0.152 0.56 -0.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - Drew Coble, 2B - Dale Scott, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 3:08.
Attendance: 13,890.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Toronto Blue Jays         Cleveland Indians
1 Willie Upshaw 1B 1 Brett Butler CF
2 Lloyd Moseby CF 2 Tommy Hinzo 2B
3 Ernie Whitt C 3 Pat Tabler 1B
4 Rick Leach LF 4 Brook Jacoby 3B
5 Fred McGriff DH 5 Joe Carter LF
6 Jesse Barfield RF 6 Carmelo Castillo DH
7 Rance Mulliniks 3B 7 Cory Snyder RF
8 Garth Iorg 2B 8 Jay Bell SS
9 Kelly Gruber SS 9 Andy Allanson C
John Cerutti P Ken Schrom P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 1-0 1 1-- RR TOR J. Barfield K. Schrom 17% 79% Home Run; Leach Scores
t3 0-0 1 -2- R TOR K. Gruber K. Schrom 11% 62% Double; Mulliniks Scores
b6 0-4 0 --- R CLE T. Hinzo J. Cerutti -7% 83% Home Run
t5 3-0 1 --- R TOR W. Upshaw K. Schrom 7% 88% Home Run
t3 0-0 0 --- TOR R. Mulliniks K. Schrom 7% 57% Double

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' Ken Schrom facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O TOR W. Upshaw K. Schrom -2% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 --- O TOR L. Moseby K. Schrom -2% 46% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- O TOR E. Whitt K. Schrom -1% 45% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CLE B. Butler J. Cerutti -3% 42% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE T. Hinzo J. Cerutti 2% 43% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Butler to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O CLE P. Tabler J. Cerutti 3% 47% Foul Flyball: 1B
b1 0-0 2 -2- CLE B. Jacoby J. Cerutti -1% 46% Single; Butler stays at 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O CLE J. Carter J. Cerutti 4% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Ken Schrom facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O TOR R. Leach K. Schrom -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O TOR F. McGriff K. Schrom -2% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O TOR J. Barfield K. Schrom -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- O CLE C. Castillo J. Cerutti 2% 47% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O CLE C. Snyder J. Cerutti 2% 49% Flyball: CF
b2 0-0 2 --- O CLE J. Bell J. Cerutti 1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Ken Schrom facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- TOR R. Mulliniks K. Schrom 7% 57% Double
t3 0-0 0 -2- O TOR G. Iorg K. Schrom -5% 52% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 -2- R TOR K. Gruber K. Schrom 11% 62% Double; Mulliniks Scores
t3 1-0 1 -2- O TOR W. Upshaw K. Schrom -3% 59% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 1-0 2 -2- TOR L. Moseby K. Schrom 2% 61% Single; Gruber to 3B
t3 1-0 2 1-3 O TOR E. Whitt K. Schrom -5% 56% Flyball: 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- O CLE A. Allanson J. Cerutti 3% 58% Popfly: 1B
b3 0-1 1 --- O CLE B. Butler J. Cerutti 2% 60% Flyball: 2B
b3 0-1 2 --- CLE T. Hinzo J. Cerutti -2% 59% Single
b3 0-1 2 1-- O CLE P. Tabler J. Cerutti 3% 62% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Ken Schrom facing 4-5-6
t4 1-0 0 --- TOR R. Leach K. Schrom 4% 65% Single
t4 1-0 0 1-- O TOR F. McGriff K. Schrom -3% 62% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 1 1-- RR TOR J. Barfield K. Schrom 17% 79% Home Run; Leach Scores
t4 3-0 1 --- O TOR R. Mulliniks K. Schrom -1% 78% Flyball: CF
t4 3-0 2 --- O TOR G. Iorg K. Schrom -1% 77% Flyball: SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 4-5-6
b4 0-3 0 --- O CLE B. Jacoby J. Cerutti 3% 80% Strikeout Looking
b4 0-3 1 --- CLE J. Carter J. Cerutti -3% 77% Single
b4 0-3 1 1-- O CLE C. Castillo J. Cerutti 3% 80% Flyball: CF
b4 0-3 2 1-- O CLE C. Snyder J. Cerutti 2% 83% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Ken Schrom facing 9-1-2
t5 3-0 0 --- O TOR K. Gruber K. Schrom -1% 81% Flyball: RF
t5 3-0 1 --- R TOR W. Upshaw K. Schrom 7% 88% Home Run
t5 4-0 1 --- O TOR L. Moseby K. Schrom -1% 87% Foul Flyball: C
t5 4-0 2 --- TOR E. Whitt K. Schrom 1% 88% Single
t5 4-0 2 1-- TOR R. Leach K. Schrom 1% 89% Single; Whitt to 3B
Jamie Easterly replaces Ken Schrom pitching
t5 4-0 2 1-3 O TOR F. McGriff J. Easterly -2% 87% Strikeout
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 8-9-1
b5 0-4 0 --- O CLE J. Bell J. Cerutti 2% 89% Flyball: 2B
b5 0-4 1 --- O CLE A. Allanson J. Cerutti 1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 0-4 2 --- O CLE B. Butler J. Cerutti 1% 91% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Jamie Easterly facing 6-7-8
t6 4-0 0 --- TOR J. Barfield J. Easterly 1% 92% Walk
t6 4-0 0 1-- O TOR R. Mulliniks J. Easterly -0% 92% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Barfield to 2B
t6 4-0 1 -2- O TOR G. Iorg J. Easterly -1% 91% Lineout: 2B
t6 4-0 2 -2- O TOR K. Gruber J. Easterly -1% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 2-3-4
b6 0-4 0 --- R CLE T. Hinzo J. Cerutti -7% 83% Home Run
b6 1-4 0 --- O CLE P. Tabler J. Cerutti 3% 86% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 1-4 1 --- CLE B. Jacoby J. Cerutti -5% 81% Double
b6 1-4 1 -2- O CLE J. Carter J. Cerutti 4% 85% Flyball: CF; Jacoby to 3B
b6 1-4 2 --3 O CLE C. Castillo J. Cerutti 4% 89% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 1.
Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 4-1, Indians' Jamie Easterly facing 1-2-3
t7 4-1 0 --- O TOR W. Upshaw J. Easterly -1% 88% Flyball: CF
t7 4-1 1 --- R TOR L. Moseby J. Easterly 5% 93% Home Run
t7 5-1 1 --- O TOR E. Whitt J. Easterly -0% 92% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 5-1 2 --- O TOR R. Leach J. Easterly -0% 92% Strikeout (C-1B)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' John Cerutti facing 7-8-9
b7 1-5 0 --- CLE C. Snyder J. Cerutti -3% 89% Single
Mark Eichhorn replaces John Cerutti pitching
b7 1-5 0 1-- O CLE J. Bell M. Eichhorn 3% 92% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b7 1-5 1 1-- O CLE A. Allanson M. Eichhorn 2% 94% Strikeout
b7 1-5 2 1-- CLE B. Butler M. Eichhorn -2% 92% Single; Bell to 3B
b7 1-5 2 1-3 O CLE T. Hinzo M. Eichhorn 4% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.
Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Ed Vande Berg facing 5-6-7
Ed Vande Berg replaces Jamie Easterly pitching
t8 5-1 0 --- O TOR F. McGriff E. Vande Berg -0% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 5-1 1 --- TOR J. Barfield E. Vande Berg 0% 96% Walk
t8 5-1 1 1-- TOR R. Mulliniks E. Vande Berg 1% 97% Single; Barfield to 3B
t8 5-1 1 1-3 O TOR G. Iorg E. Vande Berg -1% 96% Foul Flyball: RF
t8 5-1 2 1-3 O TOR K. Gruber E. Vande Berg -1% 95% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' Mark Eichhorn facing 3-4-5
b8 1-5 0 --- O CLE P. Tabler M. Eichhorn 2% 97% Strikeout
b8 1-5 1 --- O CLE B. Jacoby M. Eichhorn 1% 98% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b8 1-5 2 --- CLE J. Carter M. Eichhorn -1% 97% Walk
Casey Parsons pinch hits for Carmelo Castillo (DH) batting 6th
b8 1-5 2 1-- CLE C. Parsons M. Eichhorn -0% 97% Carter Steals 2B
b8 1-5 2 -2- O CLE C. Parsons M. Eichhorn 1% 98% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.
Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Ed Vande Berg facing 1-2-3
t9 5-1 0 --- TOR W. Upshaw E. Vande Berg 0% 99% Single
t9 5-1 0 1-- O TOR L. Moseby E. Vande Berg -0% 98% Flyball: LF
t9 5-1 1 1-- O TOR E. Whitt E. Vande Berg -0% 98% Strikeout
t9 5-1 2 1-- O TOR R. Leach E. Vande Berg -0% 98% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' Mark Eichhorn facing 7-8-9
b9 1-5 0 --- CLE C. Snyder M. Eichhorn -2% 95% Single
Tom Henke replaces Mark Eichhorn pitching
b9 1-5 0 1-- CLE J. Bell T. Henke -0% 95% Snyder Steals 2B
b9 1-5 0 -2- O CLE J. Bell T. Henke 3% 98% Strikeout
Mel Hall pinch hits for Andy Allanson (C) batting 9th
b9 1-5 1 -2- O CLE M. Hall T. Henke 2% 99% Strikeout
b9 1-5 2 -2- O CLE B. Butler T. Henke 1% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 5, Indians 1.

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