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Series
Results
DET
@OAK
2
3
 
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DET
@OAK
0
5
OAK
@DET
0
3
OAK
@DET
3
4
 
(10)
OAK
@DET
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1
Tuesday, October 10, 1972,
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 41,156, Time of Game: 2:27
Athletics
0
at Tigers
3
W: Joe Coleman (1-0)
L: Ken Holtzman (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  7  0
Tigers          0  0  0   2  0  0   0  1  X    3  8  1
NOTE: All totals are for the entire postseason up to this game.

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Matty Alou RF 5 0 3 0 0 2 5 .357 .357 .500 .857 0.198 1.01 0.224 -0.026 1.5 1 0 2·2B,SB
Dal Maxvill SS 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .000 .333 .000 .333 -0.016 1.19 0.032 -0.048 -0.1 1 2 SB
   Dave Duncan PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.089 3.21 0.000 -0.089 -0.5 1 0
Joe Rudi LF 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .455 .462 .545 1.007 0.106 1.49 0.162 -0.056 0.5 2 0
Reggie Jackson CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .231 .308 .538 -0.213 2.23 0.000 -0.213 -1.7 4 0
Mike Epstein 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .200 .385 .200 .585 -0.202 2.00 0.000 -0.202 -1.6 9 0
Sal Bando 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 -0.042 1.03 0.040 -0.082 -0.2 0 3
Gene Tenace C-2B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .000 .167 .000 .167 0.061 1.15 0.123 -0.062 0.4 3 3 CS
Dick Green 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.028 1.27 0.000 -0.028 -0.2 1 0
   Don Mincher PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.033 1.47 0.000 -0.033 -0.2
   Ted Kubiak 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 2 2
   Gonzalo Marquez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 -0.051 2.40 0.000 -0.051 -0.3
   Tim Cullen SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.029 1.37 0.000 -0.029 -0.3 0 0
Ken Holtzman P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.022 0.85 0.000 -0.022 -0.2 0 1
   Angel Mangual PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.026 1.08 0.000 -0.026 -0.2
   Rollie Fingers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Vida Blue P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Mike Hegan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.038 1.72 0.000 -0.038 -0.2
   Bob Locker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   George Hendrick PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 -0.019 0.79 0.000 -0.019 -0.2
Team Totals 34 0 7 0 3 14 37 .206 .270 .265 .535 -0.443 1.45 0.581 -1.024 -3.6 24 11
2B: M Alou 2 (2, 2 off J Coleman).
TB: M Alou 5; J Rudi 3; S Bando.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 0 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 3. S Bando-G Tenace-M Epstein; D Maxvill-M Epstein; D Maxvill-T Kubiak-M Epstein.
Baserunning
SB: D Maxvill (1, 2nd base off J Coleman/B Freehan); M Alou (1, 3rd base off J Coleman/B Freehan).
CS: G Tenace (1, 2nd base by J Coleman/B Freehan).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tony Taylor 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.130 0.86 0.000 -0.130 -1.7 2 3 3·GDP
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.049 0.51 0.000 -0.049 -0.6 0 0
Al Kaline RF 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .333 .385 .583 .968 0.055 0.41 0.058 -0.003 0.6 0 0
Bill Freehan C 3 2 2 1 0 0 4 .667 .667 2.000 2.667 0.119 0.79 0.145 -0.026 1.5 14 1 HR,2B,SH
Willie Horton LF 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .000 .111 .000 .111 -0.030 1.21 0.008 -0.038 -0.4 0 0
   Jim Northrup LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .375 .286 .661 -0.001 0.04 0.000 -0.001 -0.1 1 0
Mickey Stanley CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 -0.100 1.52 0.007 -0.107 -0.7 3 0
Ike Brown 1B 2 0 1 2 0 1 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.214 2.06 0.224 -0.010 1.6 2 0
   Norm Cash PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .375 .714 1.089 -0.023 0.89 0.000 -0.023 -0.4 0 1
Dick McAuliffe SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .083 .083 .083 .167 0.010 0.77 0.042 -0.032 -0.2 5 2
Joe Coleman P 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .500 .667 .500 1.167 -0.010 0.81 0.028 -0.038 0.3 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 8 3 3 4 32 .286 .355 .429 .783 0.055 0.88 0.512 -0.457 -0.2 27 7
2B: B Freehan (1, off K Holtzman).
HR: B Freehan (1, off B Locker, 8th inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
SH: B Freehan (1, off R Fingers).
TB: B Freehan 6; A Kaline 2; D McAuliffe; I Brown; M Stanley; J Coleman.
GIDP: T Taylor 3 (3).
RBI: I Brown 2 (2); B Freehan (1).
2-out RBI: I Brown 2; B Freehan.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Freehan-D McAuliffe.
E: D McAuliffe (3).

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ken Holtzman, L (0-1) 4 4 2 2 2 2 0 4.50 17 46 -0.092 1.30 -0.4
Rollie Fingers 1.2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1.93 7 0 0 0.022 0.55 0.4
Vida Blue 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1 2 0 0.023 0.89 0.4
Bob Locker 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 4.50 7 0 0 -0.007 0.21 -0.2
Team Totals 8 8 3 3 3 4 1 3.38 32 46 2 0 -0.054 0.88 0.2

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Joe Coleman, W (1-0) 9 7 0 0 3 14 0 0.00 37 84 0.446 1.45 3.6
Team Totals 9 7 0 0 3 14 0 0.00 37 84 0.446 1.45 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John Rice, 1B - Don Denkinger, 2B - Nestor Chylak, 3B - Art Frantz, LF - Red Flaherty, RF - Larry Barnett.
Time of Game: 2:27.
Attendance: 41,156.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Oakland Athletics         Detroit Tigers
1 Matty Alou RF 1 Tony Taylor 2B
2 Dal Maxvill SS 2 Aurelio Rodriguez 3B
3 Joe Rudi LF 3 Al Kaline RF
4 Reggie Jackson CF 4 Bill Freehan C
5 Mike Epstein 1B 5 Willie Horton LF
6 Sal Bando 3B 6 Mickey Stanley CF
7 Gene Tenace C 7 Ike Brown 1B
8 Dick Green 2B 8 Dick McAuliffe SS
9 Ken Holtzman P 9 Joe Coleman P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-0 2 123 RR DET I. Brown K. Holtzman 22% 81% Single; Kaline Scores; Freehan Scores; Horton to 2B
b4 0-0 1 1-- DET B. Freehan K. Holtzman 11% 67% Double; Kaline to 3B
b4 0-0 1 123 O DET M. Stanley K. Holtzman -9% 59% Flyball: CF
t7 0-2 2 -23 O OAK D. Duncan J. Coleman 9% 91% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 -23 O OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman 8% 48% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- OAK M. Alou J. Coleman -7% 43% Double to RF
t1 0-0 0 -2- OAK D. Maxvill J. Coleman -3% 40% Walk
t1 0-0 0 12- O OAK J. Rudi J. Coleman 6% 46% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 12- OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman -5% 40% Alou Steals 3B; Maxvill Steals 2B
t1 0-0 1 -23 O OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman 8% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 -23 O OAK M. Epstein J. Coleman 6% 54% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Ken Holtzman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O DET T. Taylor K. Holtzman -2% 52% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- O DET A. Rodriguez K. Holtzman -1% 51% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- DET A. Kaline K. Holtzman 1% 52% Single
b1 0-0 2 1-- O DET B. Freehan K. Holtzman -2% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- OAK S. Bando J. Coleman -4% 46% Single
t2 0-0 0 1-- O OAK G. Tenace J. Coleman 4% 50% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 1-- O OAK D. Green J. Coleman 3% 52% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 1-- O OAK K. Holtzman J. Coleman 2% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Ken Holtzman facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O DET W. Horton K. Holtzman -2% 52% Strikeout (C-1B)
b2 0-0 1 --- O DET M. Stanley K. Holtzman -1% 51% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 2 --- O DET I. Brown K. Holtzman -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- OAK M. Alou J. Coleman -4% 46% Single
t3 0-0 0 1-- O OAK D. Maxvill J. Coleman 4% 50% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 1-- OAK J. Rudi J. Coleman -4% 45% Single; Alou to 2B
t3 0-0 1 12- O OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman 3% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B; Alou to 3B; Rudi to 2B
t3 0-0 2 -23 O OAK M. Epstein J. Coleman 7% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Ken Holtzman facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- DET D. McAuliffe K. Holtzman 4% 59% Single
b3 0-0 0 1-- O DET J. Coleman K. Holtzman -4% 55% Groundout: 2B unassisted/Forceout at 2B
b3 0-0 1 1-- OO DET T. Taylor K. Holtzman -5% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 6-7-8
t4 0-0 0 --- O OAK S. Bando J. Coleman 3% 53% Strikeout
t4 0-0 1 --- OAK G. Tenace J. Coleman -3% 50% Walk
Don Mincher pinch hits for Dick Green (2B) batting 8th
t4 0-0 1 1-- OO OAK D. Mincher J. Coleman 6% 55% Double Play: Strikeout, Tenace Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Ken Holtzman facing 2-3-4
Ted Kubiak replaces Don Mincher (PH) playing 2B batting 8th
b4 0-0 0 --- O DET A. Rodriguez K. Holtzman -3% 53% Flyball: LF
b4 0-0 1 --- DET A. Kaline K. Holtzman 3% 56% Walk
b4 0-0 1 1-- DET B. Freehan K. Holtzman 11% 67% Double; Kaline to 3B
b4 0-0 1 -23 DET W. Horton K. Holtzman 1% 68% Walk
b4 0-0 1 123 O DET M. Stanley K. Holtzman -9% 59% Flyball: CF
b4 0-0 2 123 RR DET I. Brown K. Holtzman 22% 81% Single; Kaline Scores; Freehan Scores; Horton to 2B
b4 2-0 2 12- O DET D. McAuliffe K. Holtzman -2% 79% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 9-1-2
Angel Mangual pinch hits for Ken Holtzman (P) batting 9th
t5 0-2 0 --- O OAK A. Mangual J. Coleman 3% 81% Strikeout
t5 0-2 1 --- O OAK M. Alou J. Coleman 2% 83% Strikeout
t5 0-2 2 --- O OAK D. Maxvill J. Coleman 1% 84% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Rollie Fingers facing 9-1-2
Rollie Fingers replaces Angel Mangual (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b5 2-0 0 --- DET J. Coleman R. Fingers 2% 86% Walk
b5 2-0 0 1-- OO DET T. Taylor R. Fingers -4% 82% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b5 2-0 2 --- O DET A. Rodriguez R. Fingers -1% 81% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 3-4-5
t6 0-2 0 --- OAK J. Rudi J. Coleman -5% 76% Single
t6 0-2 0 1-- O OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman 5% 81% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-2 1 1-- O OAK M. Epstein J. Coleman 4% 84% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-2 2 1-- O OAK S. Bando J. Coleman 3% 87% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Rollie Fingers facing 3-4-5
b6 2-0 0 --- DET A. Kaline R. Fingers 2% 89% Single
b6 2-0 0 1-- O DET B. Freehan R. Fingers -1% 88% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Kaline to 2B
b6 2-0 1 -2- O DET W. Horton R. Fingers -2% 87% Strikeout
b6 2-0 2 -2- DET M. Stanley R. Fingers 1% 87% Single; Kaline to 3B
Vida Blue replaces Rollie Fingers pitching and batting 9th
Norm Cash pinch hits for Ike Brown (1B) batting 7th
b6 2-0 2 1-3 O DET N. Cash V. Blue -2% 85% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 7-8-9
Norm Cash moves from PH to 1B
Jim Northrup replaces Willie Horton playing LF batting 5th
t7 0-2 0 --- OAK G. Tenace J. Coleman -6% 79% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
Gonzalo Marquez pinch hits for Ted Kubiak (2B) batting 8th
t7 0-2 0 1-- O OAK G. Marquez J. Coleman 5% 84% Flyball: CF
Mike Hegan pinch hits for Vida Blue (P) batting 9th
t7 0-2 1 1-- O OAK M. Hegan J. Coleman 4% 88% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-2 2 1-- OAK M. Alou J. Coleman -6% 82% Double; Hegan to 3B
Dave Duncan pinch hits for Dal Maxvill (SS) batting 2nd
t7 0-2 2 -23 O OAK D. Duncan J. Coleman 9% 91% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Bob Locker facing 8-9-1
Bob Locker replaces Mike Hegan (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Dave Duncan moves from PH to C
Gene Tenace moves from C to 2B
Tim Cullen replaces Gonzalo Marquez (PH) playing SS batting 8th
b7 2-0 0 --- O DET D. McAuliffe B. Locker -1% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 2-0 1 --- DET J. Coleman B. Locker 1% 91% Single
b7 2-0 1 1-- OO DET T. Taylor B. Locker -2% 89% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 3-4-5
t8 0-2 0 --- OAK J. Rudi J. Coleman -6% 83% Single
t8 0-2 0 1-- O OAK R. Jackson J. Coleman 5% 88% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t8 0-2 1 1-- O OAK M. Epstein J. Coleman 4% 92% Flyball: LF
t8 0-2 2 1-- O OAK S. Bando J. Coleman 3% 95% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Athletics' Bob Locker facing 2-3-4
b8 2-0 0 --- O DET A. Rodriguez B. Locker -0% 95% Strikeout
b8 2-0 1 --- O DET A. Kaline B. Locker -0% 94% Flyball: LF
b8 2-0 2 --- R DET B. Freehan B. Locker 3% 98% Home Run
b8 3-0 2 --- O DET J. Northrup B. Locker -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 3.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-3, Tigers' Joe Coleman facing 7-8-9
t9 0-3 0 --- OAK G. Tenace J. Coleman -3% 94% Walk
t9 0-3 0 1-- O OAK T. Cullen J. Coleman 3% 97% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
George Hendrick pinch hits for Bob Locker (P) batting 9th
t9 0-3 1 1-- O OAK G. Hendrick J. Coleman 2% 99% Strikeout
t9 0-3 2 1-- O OAK M. Alou J. Coleman 1% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Tigers 3.

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