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Scores
Standings
MIN
@BOS
3
11
TOR
@CAL
1
3
DET
@CLE
4
12
DET
@CLE
3
8
KCR
@MIL
0
3
NYY
@OAK
4
6
BAL
@SEA
2
3
CHW
@TEX
5
1
PIT
@ATL
4
5
HOU
@CHC
5
7
STL
@CIN
2
1
SFG
@MON
6
3
SDP
@NYM
6
2
LAD
@PHI
1
2
 
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LAD
@PHI
3
7
Friday, August 21, 1987,
, Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 20,965, Time of Game: 2:43
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Tigers
3
71-49
 Lost 2 
1st
at Indians
8
48-75
 Won 2 
7th, 24½ GB
W: John Farrell (2-0)
L: Frank Tanana (13-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  2    3  6  1
Indians         0  0  1   0  3  2   0  2  X    8 15  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Pat Sheridan RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .293 .345 .410 .756 -0.057 0.67 0.008 -0.065 -0.4 1 0
Darrell Evans DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .363 .499 .862 -0.053 0.52 0.000 -0.053 -0.7
Kirk Gibson LF 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .276 .366 .483 .849 -0.032 0.57 0.025 -0.057 -0.6 3 0 CS
Alan Trammell SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .328 .379 .526 .905 -0.066 0.63 0.002 -0.067 -0.1 2 2 2B
Matt Nokes C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .289 .342 .534 .876 -0.015 0.41 0.018 -0.033 -0.4 6 0
Jim Morrison 2B 4 2 1 1 0 1 4 .259 .302 .411 .713 0.056 0.60 0.105 -0.048 0.9 4 2 HR
Dave Bergman 1B 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .326 .435 .561 .995 0.071 0.46 0.084 -0.013 1.9 6 1 3B,2·2B
Chet Lemon CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .285 .388 .492 .880 -0.090 0.83 0.000 -0.090 -1.3 2 0
Tom Brookens 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .246 .303 .385 .688 -0.084 0.77 0.000 -0.084 -1.2 0 3
Frank Tanana P 0 2
   Mike Henneman P 0 0
   Willie Hernandez P 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 6 3 3 3 36 .182 .250 .424 .674 -0.270 0.61 0.242 -0.510 -2.0 24 10
2B: D Bergman 2 (7, 2 off J Farrell); A Trammell (23, off J Farrell).
3B: D Bergman (3, off J Farrell).
HR: J Morrison (12, off J Farrell, 2nd inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
TB: D Bergman 7; J Morrison 4; A Trammell 2; P Sheridan.
RBI: D Bergman 2 (17); J Morrison (57).
2-out RBI: J Morrison.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Trammell-J Morrison-D Bergman.
E: T Brookens (15).
Baserunning
CS: K Gibson (6, 2nd base by J Farrell/C Bando).

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 1 2 0 0 2 5 .300 .398 .411 .809 0.049 0.88 0.095 -0.046 0.5 3 0
Julio Franco SS 5 2 2 1 0 1 5 .322 .396 .440 .836 -0.117 0.84 0.020 -0.137 -0.9 2 0 HR,GDP
   Tommy Hinzo 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .269 .299 .568 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Pat Tabler 1B 5 2 3 3 0 0 5 .315 .380 .457 .837 0.043 0.75 0.096 -0.053 2.4 10 1 HR
Joe Carter LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .251 .295 .475 .770 0.090 0.97 0.168 -0.077 0.2 3 0 CS
Brook Jacoby 3B 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 .291 .383 .524 .907 0.020 0.82 0.058 -0.038 0.5 2 3
Carmelo Castillo DH 3 0 2 2 1 1 4 .253 .308 .466 .774 0.215 1.16 0.217 -0.002 1.9 2B
Cory Snyder RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .248 .288 .499 .787 -0.106 1.07 0.002 -0.108 -0.9 1 0
Chris Bando C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .224 .263 .335 .598 -0.021 0.87 0.043 -0.064 -0.8 4 1
Junior Noboa 2B-SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .178 .229 .178 .407 0.059 0.79 0.093 -0.034 0.7 1 4 SH
John Farrell P 1 1
Team Totals 37 8 15 7 3 6 41 .405 .450 .595 1.045 0.232 0.90 0.792 -0.559 3.6 27 10
2B: C Castillo (14, off F Tanana).
HR: J Franco (7, off W Hernandez, 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out); P Tabler (9, off W Hernandez, 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out).
SH: J Noboa (2, off F Tanana).
TB: P Tabler 6; J Franco 5; C Castillo 3; B Butler 2; J Carter 2; C Snyder; C Bando; B Jacoby; J Noboa.
GIDP: J Franco (16).
RBI: P Tabler 3 (71); C Castillo 2 (21); J Franco (40); J Carter (81).
2-out RBI: C Castillo 2; P Tabler 2; J Carter.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
Fielding
E: B Jacoby (20).
Baserunning
CS: J Carter (5, 2nd base by F Tanana/M Nokes).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Tanana, L (13-8) 4.2 9 4 3 2 3 0 3.69 24 33 -0.193 1.37 -1.7
Mike Henneman 2.1 4 2 2 1 2 0 2.27 12 2 0 -0.035 0.33 -0.4
Willie Hernandez 1 2 2 2 0 1 2 3.10 5 0 0 -0.004 0.01 -1.4
Team Totals 8 15 8 7 3 6 2 7.88 41 33 2 0 -0.232 0.90 -3.6

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
John Farrell, W (2-0) 9 6 3 2 3 3 1 1.80 36 65 0.268 0.61 2.0
Team Totals 9 6 3 2 3 3 1 2.00 36 65 0.268 0.61 2.0
Balks: None.
WP: M Henneman (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Rocky Roe, 1B - Vic Voltaggio, 2B - Larry Barnett, 3B - Greg Kosc.
Time of Game: 2:43.
Attendance: 20,965.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Cleveland Indians
1 Pat Sheridan RF 1 Brett Butler CF
2 Darrell Evans DH 2 Julio Franco SS
3 Kirk Gibson LF 3 Pat Tabler 1B
4 Alan Trammell SS 4 Joe Carter LF
5 Matt Nokes C 5 Brook Jacoby 3B
6 Jim Morrison 2B 6 Carmelo Castillo DH
7 Dave Bergman 1B 7 Cory Snyder RF
8 Chet Lemon CF 8 Chris Bando C
9 Tom Brookens 3B 9 Junior Noboa 2B
Frank Tanana P John Farrell P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-1 2 123 RR CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana 15% 87% Single; Tabler Scores; Carter Scores; Jacoby to 2B
b5 1-1 2 1-3 R CLE J. Carter F. Tanana 13% 70% Single; Franco Scores; Tabler to 2B
t2 0-0 2 --- R DET J. Morrison J. Farrell -10% 44% Home Run
b3 0-1 0 123 ROO CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -9% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Bando Scores/unER; Noboa to 3B
b3 0-1 0 12- CLE B. Butler F. Tanana 8% 63% Single/Bunt; Bando to 3B; Noboa to 2B

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' John Farrell facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O DET P. Sheridan J. Farrell 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 1 --- O DET D. Evans J. Farrell 2% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 2 --- DET K. Gibson J. Farrell -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O DET A. Trammell J. Farrell 2% 55% Gibson Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Butler F. Tanana -2% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- O CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -2% 51% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 2 --- O CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana -1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' John Farrell facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O DET A. Trammell J. Farrell 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O DET M. Nokes J. Farrell 2% 54% Foul Flyball: C
t2 0-0 2 --- R DET J. Morrison J. Farrell -10% 44% Home Run
t2 1-0 2 --- DET D. Bergman J. Farrell -2% 41% Triple
t2 1-0 2 --3 O DET C. Lemon J. Farrell 4% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- CLE J. Carter F. Tanana 4% 49% Single
b2 0-1 0 1-- O CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana -4% 45% Flyball: LF
b2 0-1 1 1-- O CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana -5% 41% Carter Caught Stealing 2B (P-1B-SS)
b2 0-1 2 --- CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana 2% 43% Double
b2 0-1 2 -2- O CLE C. Snyder F. Tanana -4% 39% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' John Farrell facing 9-1-2
t3 1-0 0 --- O DET T. Brookens J. Farrell 2% 42% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-0 1 --- O DET P. Sheridan J. Farrell 2% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-0 2 --- O DET D. Evans J. Farrell 1% 44% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- CLE C. Bando F. Tanana 4% 49% Single
b3 0-1 0 1-- CLE J. Noboa F. Tanana 6% 55% Reached on E5/Sacrifice Bunt; Bando to 2B; Noboa to 1B
b3 0-1 0 12- CLE B. Butler F. Tanana 8% 63% Single/Bunt; Bando to 3B; Noboa to 2B
b3 0-1 0 123 ROO CLE J. Franco F. Tanana -9% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B; Bando Scores/unER; Noboa to 3B
b3 1-1 2 --3 O CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana -4% 50% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' John Farrell facing 3-4-5
t4 1-1 0 --- O DET K. Gibson J. Farrell 3% 53% Strikeout
t4 1-1 1 --- O DET A. Trammell J. Farrell 2% 55% Flyball: 2B
t4 1-1 2 --- O DET M. Nokes J. Farrell 1% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 4-5-6
b4 1-1 0 --- O CLE J. Carter F. Tanana -3% 53% Flyball: CF
b4 1-1 1 --- CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana 3% 56% Single
b4 1-1 1 1-- CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana 4% 61% Walk; Jacoby to 2B
b4 1-1 1 12- O CLE C. Snyder F. Tanana -5% 55% Strikeout
b4 1-1 2 12- O CLE C. Bando F. Tanana -5% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Indians' John Farrell facing 6-7-8
t5 1-1 0 --- O DET J. Morrison J. Farrell 3% 53% Foul Flyball: 3B
t5 1-1 1 --- DET D. Bergman J. Farrell -5% 48% Double
t5 1-1 1 -2- O DET C. Lemon J. Farrell 4% 52% Lineout: LF; Bergman to 3B
t5 1-1 2 --3 O DET T. Brookens J. Farrell 5% 57% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 9-1-2
b5 1-1 0 --- O CLE J. Noboa F. Tanana -3% 54% Flyball: 2B
b5 1-1 1 --- O CLE B. Butler F. Tanana -2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-1 2 --- CLE J. Franco F. Tanana 2% 53% Single/Bunt
b5 1-1 2 1-- CLE P. Tabler F. Tanana 4% 57% Single; Franco to 3B
b5 1-1 2 1-3 R CLE J. Carter F. Tanana 13% 70% Single; Franco Scores; Tabler to 2B
b5 2-1 2 12- CLE B. Jacoby F. Tanana 3% 72% Walk; Tabler to 3B; Carter to 2B
b5 2-1 2 123 RR CLE C. Castillo F. Tanana 15% 87% Single; Tabler Scores; Carter Scores; Jacoby to 2B
Mike Henneman replaces Frank Tanana pitching
b5 4-1 2 12- O CLE C. Snyder M. Henneman -2% 85% Strikeout
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 4.
Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-4, Indians' John Farrell facing 1-2-3
t6 1-4 0 --- O DET P. Sheridan J. Farrell 3% 88% Groundout: P-1B
t6 1-4 1 --- O DET D. Evans J. Farrell 2% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 1-4 2 --- DET K. Gibson J. Farrell -1% 88% Walk
t6 1-4 2 1-- O DET A. Trammell J. Farrell 2% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-1, Tigers' Mike Henneman facing 8-9-1
b6 4-1 0 --- O CLE C. Bando M. Henneman -1% 90% Flyball: SS
b6 4-1 1 --- CLE J. Noboa M. Henneman 1% 91% Single
b6 4-1 1 1-- CLE B. Butler M. Henneman 1% 92% Single; Noboa to 2B
b6 4-1 1 12- CLE J. Franco M. Henneman 2% 94% Wild Pitch; Noboa to 3B; Butler to 2B
b6 4-1 1 -23 O CLE J. Franco M. Henneman -3% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 4-1 2 -23 RR CLE P. Tabler M. Henneman 6% 97% Single; Noboa Scores; Butler Scores
b6 6-1 2 1-- O CLE J. Carter M. Henneman -0% 96% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 6.
Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-6, Indians' John Farrell facing 5-6-7
t7 1-6 0 --- DET M. Nokes J. Farrell -2% 95% Walk
t7 1-6 0 1-- O DET J. Morrison J. Farrell 2% 96% Strikeout
t7 1-6 1 1-- O DET D. Bergman J. Farrell 1% 98% Flyball: CF
t7 1-6 2 1-- O DET C. Lemon J. Farrell 1% 98% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 6-1, Tigers' Mike Henneman facing 5-6-7
b7 6-1 0 --- CLE B. Jacoby M. Henneman 0% 99% Walk
b7 6-1 0 1-- O CLE C. Castillo M. Henneman -0% 98% Strikeout
b7 6-1 1 1-- CLE C. Snyder M. Henneman 0% 99% Single; Jacoby to 2B
b7 6-1 1 12- O CLE C. Bando M. Henneman -0% 98% Flyball: LF
b7 6-1 2 12- O CLE J. Noboa M. Henneman -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 6.
Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-6, Indians' John Farrell facing 9-1-2
t8 1-6 0 --- O DET T. Brookens J. Farrell 1% 99% Lineout: 3B
t8 1-6 1 --- DET P. Sheridan J. Farrell -1% 98% Single
t8 1-6 1 1-- O DET D. Evans J. Farrell 1% 99% Groundout: 1B-P; Sheridan to 2B
t8 1-6 2 -2- O DET K. Gibson J. Farrell 1% 99% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 6-1, Tigers' Willie Hernandez facing 1-2-3
Willie Hernandez replaces Mike Henneman pitching
b8 6-1 0 --- O CLE B. Butler W. Hernandez -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 6-1 1 --- R CLE J. Franco W. Hernandez 0% 100% Home Run
b8 7-1 1 --- R CLE P. Tabler W. Hernandez 0% 100% Home Run
b8 8-1 1 --- O CLE J. Carter W. Hernandez -0% 100% Popfly: 1B
b8 8-1 2 --- O CLE B. Jacoby W. Hernandez -0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 1, Indians 8.
Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-8, Indians' John Farrell facing 4-5-6
Tommy Hinzo replaces Julio Franco (SS) playing 2B batting 2nd
Junior Noboa moves from 2B to SS
t9 1-8 0 --- DET A. Trammell J. Farrell -0% 100% Double
t9 1-8 0 -2- O DET M. Nokes J. Farrell 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 1-8 1 -2- DET J. Morrison J. Farrell -0% 100% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Trammell to 3B; Morrison to 1B
t9 1-8 1 1-3 RR DET D. Bergman J. Farrell -0% 99% Double; Trammell Scores; Morrison Scores/unER
t9 3-8 1 -2- O DET C. Lemon J. Farrell 1% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 3-8 2 -2- O DET T. Brookens J. Farrell 0% 100% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Tigers 3, Indians 8.

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