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@BAL
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13
MIN
@BOS
10
7
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@CHW
6
10
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@CLE
4
3
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4
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8
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1
5
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6
2
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@STL
2
6
Thursday, May 8, 1997, 7:08
, Jacobs Field
Attendance: 42,567, Time of Game: 2:51
Blue Jays
4
16-15
 Won 1 
3rd, 6 GB
at Indians
3
16-15
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Juan Guzman (3-2)
L: Chad Ogea (2-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       1  1  1   0  0  0   1  0  0    4 10  1
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  3    3  8  2

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Otis Nixon CF 4 2 3 0 1 0 5 .221 .321 .230 .551 16 8 0.106 0.49 0.120 -0.014 1.5 3 0 3·SB
Alex Gonzalez SS 5 0 1 1 0 2 5 .255 .307 .377 .684 24 18 0.003 0.60 0.041 -0.038 -0.5 1 6
Orlando Merced RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .277 .351 .462 .813 10 6 0.048 0.59 0.071 -0.023 1.1 2 0
Joe Carter 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .240 .301 .347 .649 15 12 -0.092 0.54 0.000 -0.092 -2.0 11 0 GDP
Ed Sprague 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .265 .344 .530 .873 16 8 -0.052 0.58 0.006 -0.057 -0.4 1 3
Carlos Delgado DH 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .295 .375 .538 .913 12 9 0.008 0.44 0.038 -0.030 -0.5 2B
Benito Santiago C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .192 .222 .269 .491 9 7 -0.064 0.56 0.000 -0.064 -1.3 3 0
Shawn Green LF 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .262 .351 .492 .844 23 16 0.110 0.46 0.112 -0.002 1.2 2 0
Tilson Brito 2B 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 16 11 -0.007 0.46 0.030 -0.037 -0.3 4 4
Juan Guzman P 0 0
   Tim Crabtree P 0 0
   Dan Plesac P 0 0
   Paul Quantrill P 0 0
Team Totals 35 4 10 4 3 6 38 .286 .342 .314 .656 141 95 0.060 0.52 0.418 -0.357 -1.1 27 13
2B: C Delgado (4, off C Ogea).
TB: O Nixon 3; S Green 2; C Delgado 2; O Merced 2; T Brito; A Gonzalez.
GIDP: J Carter (7).
RBI: T Brito (1); A Gonzalez (7); S Green (9); O Merced (16).
2-out RBI: S Green.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Gonzalez-T Brito-J Carter.
E: E Sprague (3).
Baserunning
SB: O Nixon 3 (14, 2nd base off C Ogea/S Alomar 2, 2nd base off A Lopez/S Alomar).
Pickoffs: S Green (1st base by C Ogea).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Marquis Grissom CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .221 .302 .364 .666 10 6 -0.085 0.81 0.000 -0.085 -1.0 1 1
Tony Fernandez 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .288 .321 .475 .796 13 7 -0.053 0.48 0.000 -0.053 -0.7 2 1
Jim Thome 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .323 .493 .566 1.058 15 9 -0.034 0.69 0.025 -0.059 -0.3 9 0
Matt Williams 3B 3 1 1 0 1 2 4 .283 .345 .535 .881 20 12 0.029 0.81 0.073 -0.044 0.4 1 5
David Justice LF 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .371 .473 .771 1.245 12 6 0.133 1.04 0.162 -0.030 2.1 1 0 HR
Julio Franco DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .363 .463 .451 .914 10 8 0.188 1.75 0.217 -0.028 0.9
Brian Giles RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .263 .377 .544 .921 9 5 -0.187 2.53 0.039 -0.226 -1.7 3 0 2B,SH,GDP
Sandy Alomar C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .351 .384 .691 1.075 15 10 -0.190 2.04 0.032 -0.222 -0.8 7 2
Omar Vizquel SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .282 .359 .385 .743 8 7 -0.240 2.14 0.000 -0.240 -1.3 3 1
Chad Ogea P 0 1
   Steve Kline P 0 0
   Jose Mesa P 0 0
   Albie Lopez P 0 0
Team Totals 34 3 8 3 1 3 36 .235 .257 .353 .610 112 70 -0.439 1.36 0.548 -0.987 -2.1 27 11
2B: B Giles (4, off J Guzman).
HR: D Justice (11, off D Plesac, 9th inn, 2 on, 0 outs to Deep LF).
SH: B Giles (1, off D Plesac).
TB: D Justice 5; J Franco 2; B Giles 2; S Alomar; J Thome; M Williams.
GIDP: B Giles (3).
RBI: D Justice 3 (29).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Ogea-T Fernandez-J Thome.
E: S Alomar 2 (5).
Outfield Assists: M Grissom (T Brito at 2nd base).

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Juan Guzman, W (3-2) 7 3 0 0 1 3 0 4.19 25 82 50 27 6 17 14 7 2 0 73 0.382 0.92 4.0
Tim Crabtree 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 4.85 6 13 8 6 0 2 2 4 2 0 0 0 -0.041 0.81 -0.4
Dan Plesac, H (6) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 6.52 3 9 6 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 2 -0.202 3.69 -2.1
Paul Quantrill, S (1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.76 2 8 6 4 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0.300 5.08 0.7
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 3 1 3.00 36 112 70 41 8 21 18 14 5 0 73 3 2 0.439 1.36 2.1
T Crabtree faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Chad Ogea, L (2-3) 7 8 4 3 2 4 0 6.39 29 112 74 46 7 21 10 13 4 0 49 -0.077 0.64 0.0
Steve Kline 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.55 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 -0.006 0.15 -0.4
Jose Mesa 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.66 4 11 6 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0.016 0.28 1.0
Albie Lopez 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 7.16 4 17 14 7 3 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.005 0.07 0.6
Team Totals 9 10 4 3 3 6 0 3.00 38 141 95 60 10 25 13 16 5 0 49 1 0 -0.062 0.52 1.1
S Kline faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: C Ogea (0; S Green, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Al Clark, 1B - Greg Kosc, 2B - Larry Barnett, 3B - Dan Morrison.
Time of Game: 2:51.
Attendance: 42,567.
Field Condition: Damp.
Start Time Weather: 53° F, Wind 17mph out to Leftfield, Overcast, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

Toronto Blue Jays         Cleveland Indians
1 Otis Nixon CF 1 Marquis Grissom CF
2 Alex Gonzalez SS 2 Tony Fernandez 2B
3 Orlando Merced RF 3 Jim Thome 1B
4 Joe Carter 1B 4 Matt Williams 3B
5 Ed Sprague 3B 5 David Justice LF
6 Carlos Delgado DH 6 Julio Franco DH
7 Benito Santiago C 7 Brian Giles RF
8 Shawn Green LF 8 Sandy Alomar C
9 Tilson Brito 2B 9 Omar Vizquel SS
Juan Guzman P Chad Ogea P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b9 3-4 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O CLE O. Vizquel P. Quantrill 15% 100% Flyball: LF
b7 0-4 1 123 3,(2-0)  OO CLE B. Giles J. Guzman 15% 96% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b9 3-4 1 -2- 6,(2-2)  O CLE S. Alomar P. Quantrill 15% 85% Lineout: RF
b9 3-4 0 --- 3,(1-1)  CLE J. Franco D. Plesac -14% 64% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
b9 0-4 0 12- 3,(1-1)  RRR CLE D. Justice D. Plesac -13% 78% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Thome Scores; Williams Scores

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' Chad Ogea facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 4,(3-0)  TOR O. Nixon C. Ogea 3% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- 4,(2-1)  TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea 5% 58% Nixon Steals 2B; Nixon to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
t1 0-0 0 --3 7,(2-2)  RO TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea -1% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B; Nixon Scores/unER
t1 1-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR O. Merced C. Ogea -2% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 1-0 2 --- 6,(1-2)  O TOR J. Carter C. Ogea -1% 54% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CLE M. Grissom J. Guzman 2% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B (SS-3B Hole)
b1 0-1 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O CLE T. Fernandez J. Guzman 2% 59% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O CLE J. Thome J. Guzman 1% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 5-6-7
t2 1-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR E. Sprague C. Ogea -2% 57% Flyball: CF
t2 1-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  TOR C. Delgado C. Ogea 4% 61% Double to RF (Ground Ball)
t2 1-0 1 -2- 3,(1-1)  O TOR B. Santiago C. Ogea -3% 58% Popfly: SS (SS-2B)
t2 1-0 2 -2- 8,(3-2)  R TOR S. Green C. Ogea 8% 66% Single to 2B (Ground Ball to Deep SS-2B); Delgado Scores
t2 2-0 2 1-- 5,(2-2)  O TOR T. Brito C. Ogea -2% 64% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O CLE M. Williams J. Guzman 3% 67% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-2 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O CLE D. Justice J. Guzman 2% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-2 2 --- 3,(1-1)  CLE J. Franco J. Guzman -1% 67% Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball)
b2 0-2 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  CLE B. Giles J. Guzman -4% 64% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF Line); Franco to 3B
b2 0-2 2 -23 2,(0-1)  O CLE S. Alomar J. Guzman 6% 70% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 1-2-3
t3 2-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  TOR O. Nixon C. Ogea 3% 73% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
t3 2-0 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea 4% 77% Single to P (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Nixon to 2B
t3 2-0 0 12- 4,(3-0)  R TOR O. Merced C. Ogea 6% 83% Single to CF (Line Drive); Nixon Scores; Gonzalez to 2B
t3 3-0 0 12- 1,(0-0)  OO TOR J. Carter C. Ogea -6% 77% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B (P's Right); Gonzalez to 3B
t3 3-0 2 --3 6,(3-2)  O TOR E. Sprague C. Ogea -3% 75% Flyball: LF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 9-1-2
b3 0-3 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O CLE O. Vizquel J. Guzman 3% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-3 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O CLE M. Grissom J. Guzman 2% 79% Groundout: 3B-1B (SS-3B Hole)
b3 0-3 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O CLE T. Fernandez J. Guzman 1% 80% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 6-7-8
t4 3-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR C. Delgado C. Ogea -1% 78% Popfly: 2B
t4 3-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR B. Santiago C. Ogea -1% 77% Flyball: RF
t4 3-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR S. Green C. Ogea 1% 78% Single to RF (Line Drive)
t4 3-0 2 1-- 3,(0-2)  O TOR T. Brito C. Ogea -2% 77% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 3-4-5
b4 0-3 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O CLE J. Thome J. Guzman 3% 79% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b4 0-3 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O CLE M. Williams J. Guzman 2% 81% Strikeout Swinging
b4 0-3 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O CLE D. Justice J. Guzman 1% 82% Popfly: 2B (Deep 2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 1-2-3
t5 3-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR O. Nixon C. Ogea -1% 81% Bunt Groundout: C-1B
t5 3-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea -1% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
t5 3-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR O. Merced C. Ogea -1% 79% Foul Popfly: 3B (3B-C Foul)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 6-7-8
b5 0-3 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O CLE J. Franco J. Guzman 3% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep 2B)
b5 0-3 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O CLE B. Giles J. Guzman 2% 84% Flyball: CF
b5 0-3 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O CLE S. Alomar J. Guzman 1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 4-5-6
t6 3-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O TOR J. Carter C. Ogea -1% 84% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
t6 3-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR E. Sprague C. Ogea -1% 83% Groundout: 3B-1B (SS-3B Hole)
t6 3-0 2 --- 4,(0-2)  O TOR C. Delgado C. Ogea -1% 82% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 9-1-2
b6 0-3 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O CLE O. Vizquel J. Guzman 3% 85% Foul Popfly: 3B
b6 0-3 1 --- 3,(2-0)  O CLE M. Grissom J. Guzman 2% 87% Flyball: CF
b6 0-3 2 --- 3,(2-0)  O CLE T. Fernandez J. Guzman 1% 88% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Chad Ogea facing 7-8-9
t7 3-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR B. Santiago C. Ogea -1% 87% Foul Popfly: C
t7 3-0 1 --- 8,(3-2)  TOR S. Green C. Ogea 1% 88% Walk
t7 3-0 1 1-- 2,(1-1)  TOR T. Brito C. Ogea 1% 89% Green Picked off 1B, safe on E2; Green to 2B
t7 3-0 1 -2- 3,(1-1)  RO TOR T. Brito C. Ogea 3% 92% Single to CF (Line Drive); Green Scores; Brito out at 2B/CF-C-SS
t7 4-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  TOR O. Nixon C. Ogea 0% 92% Single to LF (Line Drive to Deep SS)
t7 4-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea 0% 93% Nixon Steals 2B
t7 4-0 2 -2- 5,(1-2)  O TOR A. Gonzalez C. Ogea -1% 92% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Blue Jays' Juan Guzman facing 3-4-5
b7 0-4 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O CLE J. Thome J. Guzman 2% 94% Strikeout Swinging
b7 0-4 1 --- 8,(3-2)  CLE M. Williams J. Guzman -2% 92% Walk
b7 0-4 1 1-- 3,(2-0)  CLE D. Justice J. Guzman -4% 88% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Williams to 2B
b7 0-4 1 12- 2,(0-1)  CLE J. Franco J. Guzman -7% 81% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Williams to 3B; Justice to 2B
b7 0-4 1 123 3,(2-0)  OO CLE B. Giles J. Guzman 15% 96% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Steve Kline facing 3-4-5
Steve Kline replaces Chad Ogea pitching
t8 4-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  TOR O. Merced S. Kline 1% 96% Single to CF (Line Drive to Short LF-CF)
Jose Mesa replaces Steve Kline pitching
t8 4-0 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O TOR J. Carter J. Mesa -1% 96% Flyball: RF
t8 4-0 1 1-- 5,(3-1)  TOR E. Sprague J. Mesa 1% 96% Walk; Merced to 2B
t8 4-0 1 12- 1,(0-0)  O TOR C. Delgado J. Mesa -1% 96% Flyball: RF
t8 4-0 2 12- 3,(1-1)  O TOR B. Santiago J. Mesa -1% 95% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Blue Jays' Tim Crabtree facing 8-9-1
Tim Crabtree replaces Juan Guzman pitching
b8 0-4 0 --- 3,(1-1)  CLE S. Alomar T. Crabtree -3% 92% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
b8 0-4 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  O CLE O. Vizquel T. Crabtree 3% 95% Flyball: RF
b8 0-4 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  O CLE M. Grissom T. Crabtree 2% 97% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B)
b8 0-4 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O CLE T. Fernandez T. Crabtree 1% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Albie Lopez facing 8-9-1
Albie Lopez replaces Jose Mesa pitching
t9 4-0 0 --- 5,(0-2)  O TOR S. Green A. Lopez -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B (SS-3B Hole)
t9 4-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR T. Brito A. Lopez -0% 98% Strikeout Swinging
t9 4-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  TOR O. Nixon A. Lopez 0% 98% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
t9 4-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  TOR A. Gonzalez A. Lopez 0% 98% Nixon Steals 2B
t9 4-0 2 -2- 3,(0-2)  O TOR A. Gonzalez A. Lopez -0% 98% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Blue Jays' Tim Crabtree facing 3-4-5
b9 0-4 0 --- 1,(0-0)  CLE J. Thome T. Crabtree -2% 95% Single to CF (Line Drive to Deep 2B)
b9 0-4 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  CLE M. Williams T. Crabtree -5% 90% Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF); Thome to 2B
Dan Plesac replaces Tim Crabtree pitching
b9 0-4 0 12- 3,(1-1)  RRR CLE D. Justice D. Plesac -13% 78% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Thome Scores; Williams Scores
b9 3-4 0 --- 3,(1-1)  CLE J. Franco D. Plesac -14% 64% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
b9 3-4 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  O CLE B. Giles D. Plesac 6% 70% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice (Short 3B Line); Franco to 2B
Paul Quantrill replaces Dan Plesac pitching
b9 3-4 1 -2- 6,(2-2)  O CLE S. Alomar P. Quantrill 15% 85% Lineout: RF
b9 3-4 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O CLE O. Vizquel P. Quantrill 15% 100% Flyball: LF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 4, Indians 3.

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  • wWPA- Winning Team's Win Probability Added. The amount that this play increased or decreased the eventual winning team's probability of winning the game. More About Win Probability Added
  • wWE- Winning Team's Win Expectancy. The probability of the eventual winning team winning the game prior to this play given two average teams playing each other. More About Win Probability Added
  • Play Detail- This is an explanation of the play that occurred. In some cases, batted ball location and type will be indicated within parentheses. Again, these are best efforts to the record the game as it happened. Also, plays made on the baserunners (including the batter as a baserunner) will be indicated in parentheses after the baserunner's name. Advancement of baserunners is given in cases where the advancement is not easily deduced or obvious from the play. For example, advancement for a walk will not be given, but for a single or double it will be given.

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