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@CLE
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@MIL
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Sunday, July 6, 1997, 1:07
, Jacobs Field
Attendance: 42,863, Time of Game: 2:41
Royals
7
36-46
 Lost 8 
4th, 9 GB
at Indians
8
44-36
 Won 3 
1st
L: Larry Casian (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          0  0  0   7  0  0   0  0  0    7  9  0
Indians         0  0  4   3  0  0   0  1  X    8 10  0

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jose Offerman 2B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .312 .374 .427 .801 16 12 -0.022 1.33 0.117 -0.139 0.7 1 2 2B
Tom Goodwin CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .282 .318 .354 .672 10 8 -0.081 0.86 0.000 -0.081 -0.9 2 0 SH
Jeff King 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .258 .386 .491 .877 20 12 -0.070 1.10 0.022 -0.092 -0.4 9 2
Chili Davis DH 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .298 .411 .500 .911 14 9 0.056 1.23 0.104 -0.047 0.5
Johnny Damon LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .316 .359 .442 .801 14 8 -0.013 1.53 0.082 -0.095 0.4 1 0
Jay Bell SS 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .279 .365 .463 .828 14 12 -0.006 1.62 0.095 -0.101 0.4 1 5
Jon Nunnally RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .273 .333 .364 .697 11 9 -0.026 2.02 0.105 -0.131 0.3 4 0
Scott Cooper 3B 3 1 2 3 1 0 4 .209 .270 .309 .580 12 5 0.320 1.69 0.338 -0.018 2.5 0 1 2B
   Shane Halter PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .410 .281 .692 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Mike Macfarlane C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .182 .262 .264 .526 16 14 -0.228 1.95 0.000 -0.228 -1.6 5 0 GDP
Tim Belcher P 1 0
   Larry Casian P 0 0
   Gregg Olson P 0 0
Team Totals 34 7 9 7 2 7 37 .265 .306 .324 .629 127 89 -0.070 1.48 0.863 -0.932 1.9 24 10
2B: S Cooper (5, off O Hershiser); J Offerman (14, off O Hershiser).
SH: T Goodwin (10, off O Hershiser).
TB: J Offerman 3; S Cooper 3; C Davis 2; J Nunnally; J Bell; J Damon.
GIDP: M Macfarlane (2).
RBI: S Cooper 3 (10); J Nunnally (2); J Bell (56); J Damon (26); J Offerman (28).
2-out RBI: J Offerman.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 6 for 8.

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 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .260 .319 .330 .649 15 9 0.124 1.64 0.265 -0.140 -0.3 1 0 SB
Kevin Seitzer DH 4 1 1 2 1 1 5 .259 .322 .380 .702 23 11 0.124 1.42 0.227 -0.103 1.0 2B
Jim Thome 1B 1 1 0 0 3 1 4 .298 .441 .628 1.069 20 6 0.087 1.28 0.098 -0.011 0.7 10 0
Manny Ramirez RF 4 1 1 4 0 1 4 .342 .422 .563 .985 17 11 0.156 2.04 0.288 -0.132 2.2 1 0 HR
Sandy Alomar C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .375 .408 .608 1.016 7 7 -0.060 1.01 0.026 -0.086 -0.4 7 0
Matt Williams 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .243 .292 .489 .781 19 12 -0.003 1.15 0.094 -0.097 0.2 2 1 HR
Brian Giles LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .255 .362 .497 .858 16 10 -0.120 1.10 0.000 -0.120 -0.9 3 0
Tony Fernandez 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .274 .315 .388 .703 6 5 0.018 1.15 0.082 -0.064 0.2 1 6
Omar Vizquel SS 3 2 3 0 0 0 4 .279 .348 .372 .720 17 11 0.105 1.43 0.128 -0.023 0.7 2 2 SB,SH
Orel Hershiser P 0 1
   Jose Mesa P 0 0
   Paul Assenmacher P 0 0
   Michael Jackson P 0 0
Team Totals 33 8 10 8 4 4 38 .303 .378 .515 .894 140 82 0.431 1.37 1.208 -0.776 3.4 27 10
2B: K Seitzer (7, off T Belcher).
HR: M Ramirez (13, off T Belcher, 3rd inn, 3 on, 2 outs to Deep LF); M Williams (20, off T Belcher, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF-CF).
SH: O Vizquel (7, off T Belcher).
TB: M Ramirez 4; M Williams 4; O Vizquel 3; T Fernandez 2; K Seitzer 2; S Alomar; M Grissom.
RBI: M Ramirez 4 (49); K Seitzer 2 (18); M Williams (54); M Grissom (32).
2-out RBI: M Ramirez 4; K Seitzer 2; M Grissom.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Williams-T Fernandez-J Thome.
Baserunning
SB: O Vizquel (22, 2nd base off G Olson/M Macfarlane); M Grissom (14, 2nd base off G Olson/M Macfarlane).

Kansas City Royals

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
Tim Belcher 7 8 7 7 4 4 2 3.92 33 127 74 49 7 18 12 13 5 0 33 -0.223 1.35 -3.0
Larry Casian, L (0-2) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.87 3 7 5 4 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0.061 1.45 0.3
Gregg Olson 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 16.20 2 6 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 -0.269 1.52 -0.7
Team Totals 8 10 8 8 4 4 2 9.00 38 140 82 56 7 19 15 15 6 0 33 1 1 -0.431 1.37 -3.4

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
Orel Hershiser 3.2 8 7 7 1 2 0 4.95 19 59 42 24 8 10 7 9 6 0 18 -0.489 1.31 -5.1
Jose Mesa 3.2 1 0 0 0 4 0 4.25 12 40 30 16 6 8 4 4 2 0 1 0 0.265 1.11 2.1
Paul Assenmacher 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.66 1 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.061 2.45 0.3
Michael Jackson, W (1-1) 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.27 5 24 15 7 1 7 2 1 0 0 1 0 0.232 2.78 0.8
Team Totals 9 9 7 7 2 7 0 7.00 37 127 89 48 15 26 13 15 8 0 18 3 0 0.069 1.48 -1.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Durwood Merrill, 1B - Dale Scott, 2B - Dave Phillips, 3B - Rocky Roe.
Time of Game: 2:41.
Attendance: 42,863.
Field Condition: Dry.
Start Time Weather: 75° F, Wind 12mph from Left to Right, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Cleveland Indians
1 Jose Offerman 2B 1 Marquis Grissom CF
2 Tom Goodwin CF 2 Kevin Seitzer DH
3 Jeff King 1B 3 Jim Thome 1B
4 Chili Davis DH 4 Manny Ramirez RF
5 Johnny Damon LF 5 Sandy Alomar C
6 Jay Bell SS 6 Matt Williams 3B
7 Jon Nunnally RF 7 Brian Giles LF
8 Scott Cooper 3B 8 Tony Fernandez 2B
9 Mike Macfarlane C 9 Omar Vizquel SS
Tim Belcher P Orel Hershiser P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 0-0 2 123 3,(0-2)  RRRR CLE M. Ramirez T. Belcher 29% 87% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Vizquel Scores; Seitzer Scores; Thome Scores; Ramirez Scores
b8 7-7 2 -2- 4,(2-1)  R CLE M. Grissom G. Olson 26% 84% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Vizquel Scores
t4 3-4 1 123 2,(1-0)  RRR KCR S. Cooper O. Hershiser -23% 27% Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Damon Scores; Bell Scores; Nunnally Scores
b4 5-7 2 1-3 3,(1-1)  RR CLE K. Seitzer T. Belcher 22% 54% Double to LF (Ground Ball); Fernandez Scores; Grissom Scores
t4 2-4 1 123 2,(0-1)  R KCR J. Nunnally O. Hershiser -10% 50% Single to CF (Line Drive); Davis Scores; Damon to 3B; Bell to 2B

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Orel Hershiser facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR J. Offerman O. Hershiser 2% 52% Groundout: P-1B (P's Left)
t1 0-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O KCR T. Goodwin O. Hershiser 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B (Weak SS-2B)
t1 0-0 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O KCR J. King O. Hershiser 1% 55% Popfly: 3B (P's Right)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CLE M. Grissom T. Belcher -2% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O CLE K. Seitzer T. Belcher -2% 51% Lineout: RF
b1 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O CLE J. Thome T. Belcher -1% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Orel Hershiser facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O KCR C. Davis O. Hershiser 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep 2B-1B)
t2 0-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR J. Damon O. Hershiser 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O KCR J. Bell O. Hershiser 1% 55% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O CLE M. Ramirez T. Belcher -2% 53% Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
b2 0-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  CLE S. Alomar T. Belcher 3% 56% Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
b2 0-0 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O CLE M. Williams T. Belcher -3% 52% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
b2 0-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O CLE B. Giles T. Belcher -2% 50% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Orel Hershiser facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR J. Nunnally O. Hershiser 3% 53% Flyball: LF
t3 0-0 1 --- 3,(2-0)  KCR S. Cooper O. Hershiser -3% 50% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
t3 0-0 1 1-- 7,(1-2)  OO KCR M. Macfarlane O. Hershiser 6% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O CLE T. Fernandez T. Belcher -3% 53% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
b3 0-0 1 --- 4,(2-1)  CLE O. Vizquel T. Belcher 3% 56% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b3 0-0 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  O CLE M. Grissom T. Belcher -2% 54% Flyball: CF; Vizquel to 2B
b3 0-0 2 -2- 5,(3-1)  CLE K. Seitzer T. Belcher 1% 55% Walk
b3 0-0 2 12- 6,(3-2)  CLE J. Thome T. Belcher 3% 58% Walk; Vizquel to 3B; Seitzer to 2B
b3 0-0 2 123 3,(0-2)  RRRR CLE M. Ramirez T. Belcher 29% 87% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Vizquel Scores; Seitzer Scores; Thome Scores; Ramirez Scores
b3 4-0 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O CLE S. Alomar T. Belcher -0% 86% Strikeout Swinging
4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Indians 4.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Orel Hershiser facing 1-2-3
t4 0-4 0 --- 4,(1-2)  KCR J. Offerman O. Hershiser -3% 83% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t4 0-4 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O KCR T. Goodwin O. Hershiser 2% 85% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice (Weak 1B); Offerman to 2B
t4 0-4 1 -2- 6,(3-2)  KCR J. King O. Hershiser -2% 83% Walk
t4 0-4 1 12- 2,(0-1)  KCR C. Davis O. Hershiser -5% 78% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Offerman to 3B; King to 2B
t4 0-4 1 123 3,(1-1)  R KCR J. Damon O. Hershiser -8% 70% Single to SS (Ground Ball to Deep SS-3B Hole); Offerman Scores; King to 3B; Davis to 2B
t4 1-4 1 123 1,(0-0)  R KCR J. Bell O. Hershiser -10% 60% Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF); King Scores; Davis to 3B; Damon to 2B
t4 2-4 1 123 2,(0-1)  R KCR J. Nunnally O. Hershiser -10% 50% Single to CF (Line Drive); Davis Scores; Damon to 3B; Bell to 2B
t4 3-4 1 123 2,(1-0)  RRR KCR S. Cooper O. Hershiser -23% 27% Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Damon Scores; Bell Scores; Nunnally Scores
t4 6-4 1 -2- 3,(0-2)  O KCR M. Macfarlane O. Hershiser 3% 30% Strikeout Swinging
t4 6-4 2 -2- 1,(0-0)  R KCR J. Offerman O. Hershiser -9% 21% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Cooper Scores
Jose Mesa replaces Orel Hershiser pitching
t4 7-4 2 -2- 1,(0-0)  O KCR T. Goodwin J. Mesa 2% 23% Flyball: LF (Short LF Line)
7 runs, 7 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 4.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 4-7, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 6-7-8
b4 4-7 0 --- 6,(3-2)  R CLE M. Williams T. Belcher 9% 33% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Williams Scores
b4 5-7 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O CLE B. Giles T. Belcher -3% 30% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 5-7 1 --- 2,(0-1)  CLE T. Fernandez T. Belcher 3% 33% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b4 5-7 1 1-- 7,(3-2)  CLE O. Vizquel T. Belcher 5% 38% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); Fernandez to 2B
b4 5-7 1 12- 3,(2-0)  O CLE M. Grissom T. Belcher -5% 33% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B); Fernandez to 3B; Grissom to 1B
b4 5-7 2 1-3 3,(1-1)  RR CLE K. Seitzer T. Belcher 22% 54% Double to LF (Ground Ball); Fernandez Scores; Grissom Scores
b4 7-7 2 -2- 5,(3-1)  CLE J. Thome T. Belcher 1% 55% Walk
b4 7-7 2 12- 7,(3-2)  O CLE M. Ramirez T. Belcher -5% 50% Strikeout Swinging
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Tied 7-7, Indians' Jose Mesa facing 3-4-5
t5 7-7 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR J. King J. Mesa 3% 53% Lineout: 3B
t5 7-7 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O KCR C. Davis J. Mesa 2% 55% Strikeout Swinging
t5 7-7 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O KCR J. Damon J. Mesa 2% 57% Groundout: SS-1B (Deep SS-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Tied 7-7, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 5-6-7
b5 7-7 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O CLE S. Alomar T. Belcher -3% 54% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
b5 7-7 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O CLE M. Williams T. Belcher -2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 7-7 2 --- 8,(3-2)  O CLE B. Giles T. Belcher -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 7-7, Indians' Jose Mesa facing 6-7-8
t6 7-7 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O KCR J. Bell J. Mesa 4% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B (2B-1B)
t6 7-7 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O KCR J. Nunnally J. Mesa 3% 56% Strikeout Swinging
t6 7-7 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O KCR S. Cooper J. Mesa 2% 58% Groundout: SS-1B (Deep SS-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Tied 7-7, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 8-9-1
b6 7-7 0 --- 1,(0-0)  CLE T. Fernandez T. Belcher 5% 63% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
b6 7-7 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O CLE O. Vizquel T. Belcher -2% 61% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice (Weak 1B); Fernandez to 2B
b6 7-7 1 -2- 4,(1-2)  O CLE M. Grissom T. Belcher -4% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep SS-2B); Fernandez to 3B
b6 7-7 2 --3 6,(3-2)  O CLE K. Seitzer T. Belcher -6% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Tied 7-7, Indians' Jose Mesa facing 9-1-2
t7 7-7 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR M. Macfarlane J. Mesa 4% 54% Strikeout Looking
t7 7-7 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR J. Offerman J. Mesa 3% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 7-7 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O KCR T. Goodwin J. Mesa 2% 59% Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Tied 7-7, Royals' Tim Belcher facing 3-4-5
b7 7-7 0 --- 4,(3-0)  CLE J. Thome T. Belcher 5% 65% Walk
b7 7-7 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O CLE M. Ramirez T. Belcher -5% 59% Lineout: RF
b7 7-7 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O CLE S. Alomar T. Belcher -5% 54% Flyball: CF
b7 7-7 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  O CLE M. Williams T. Belcher -4% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Tied 7-7, Indians' Jose Mesa facing 3-4-5
t8 7-7 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O KCR J. King J. Mesa 5% 55% Strikeout Swinging
t8 7-7 1 --- 2,(1-0)  KCR C. Davis J. Mesa -5% 50% Single to CF (Line Drive)
Paul Assenmacher replaces Jose Mesa pitching
t8 7-7 1 1-- 4,(2-1)  O KCR J. Damon P. Assenmacher 6% 56% Flyball: LF
Michael Jackson replaces Paul Assenmacher pitching
t8 7-7 2 1-- 6,(1-2)  O KCR J. Bell M. Jackson 5% 62% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Tied 7-7, Royals' Larry Casian facing 7-8-9
Larry Casian replaces Tim Belcher pitching
b8 7-7 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O CLE B. Giles L. Casian -5% 57% Foul Popfly: C (Behind Home)
b8 7-7 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O CLE T. Fernandez L. Casian -4% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 7-7 2 --- 4,(1-2)  CLE O. Vizquel L. Casian 2% 55% Single to CF (Line Drive)
Gregg Olson replaces Larry Casian pitching
b8 7-7 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  CLE M. Grissom G. Olson 3% 58% Vizquel Steals 2B
b8 7-7 2 -2- 4,(2-1)  R CLE M. Grissom G. Olson 26% 84% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Vizquel Scores
b8 8-7 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  CLE K. Seitzer G. Olson 1% 85% Grissom Steals 2B
b8 8-7 2 -2- 2,(1-0)  O CLE K. Seitzer G. Olson -3% 82% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 8.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 7-8, Indians' Michael Jackson facing 7-8-9
t9 7-8 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR J. Nunnally M. Jackson 8% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep 2B)
t9 7-8 1 --- 5,(3-1)  KCR S. Cooper M. Jackson -8% 82% Walk
Shane Halter pinch runs for Scott Cooper (3B) batting 8th
t9 7-8 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  O KCR M. Macfarlane M. Jackson 10% 91% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-2B)
t9 7-8 2 1-- 7,(2-2)  O KCR J. Offerman M. Jackson 9% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 7, Indians 8.

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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
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  • 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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