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Standings
NYY
@BAL
5
6
TOR
@CLE
2
3
CHW
@DET
5
2
OAK
@KCR
7
1
BOS
@MIL
2
3
SEA
@MIN
5
2
CAL
@TEX
2
7
STL
@CHC
4
3
CIN
@HOU
3
1
SDP
@LAD
2
1
 
(10)
MON
@NYM
5
7
 
(17)
PHI
@PIT
8
9
 
(12)
ATL
@SFG
4
5
 
(11)
Saturday, July 9, 1977,
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 21,526, Time of Game: 2:31
White Sox
5
49-32
 Won 9 
1st
at Tigers
2
36-46
 Lost 6 
6th, 11 GB
W: Ken Kravec (5-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  1  2   0  0  2    5 15  0
Tigers          2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  7  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr LF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .294 .323 .424 .747 0.072 1.08 0.121 -0.049 0.7 4 0 2B
Alan Bannister SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 5 .315 .375 .393 .767 -0.027 1.40 0.052 -0.079 -0.0 2 2 SF
Jorge Orta 2B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .281 .334 .432 .767 0.085 1.30 0.155 -0.070 1.4 1 1 2B
Richie Zisk RF 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 .302 .367 .566 .933 0.068 0.82 0.068 0.000 0.7 1 0
   Royle Stillman RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216 .307 .375 .682 -0.132 2.50 0.000 -0.132 -1.0 1 0
   Wayne Nordhagen PH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .313 .306 .438 .744 -0.006 0.21 0.000 -0.006 -0.4 0 0
Oscar Gamble CF 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .255 .345 .534 .878 -0.028 1.10 0.058 -0.086 -0.7 4 0
Lamar Johnson DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .293 .321 .529 .849 -0.135 1.30 0.000 -0.135 -1.2
Jim Spencer 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .271 .318 .470 .788 -0.018 1.16 0.061 -0.078 -0.1 8 1
Eric Soderholm 3B 3 2 1 2 1 0 4 .291 .366 .447 .813 0.281 1.28 0.352 -0.071 1.6 1 2 HR
Jim Essian C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .393 .478 .872 -0.066 1.08 0.048 -0.114 -0.8 5 0 GDP
Ken Kravec P 0 0
   Lerrin LaGrow P 0 0
Team Totals 39 5 15 5 1 2 41 .385 .390 .513 .903 0.094 1.23 0.915 -0.820 0.2 27 6
2B: R Garr (14, off F Arroyo); J Orta (13, off J Hiller).
HR: E Soderholm (8, off F Arroyo, 6th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to CF).
SF: A Bannister (7, off F Arroyo).
TB: E Soderholm 4; R Garr 4; J Orta 3; R Zisk 2; J Spencer 2; O Gamble 2; A Bannister 2; J Essian.
GIDP: J Essian (8).
RBI: E Soderholm 2 (29); J Orta 2 (50); A Bannister (40).
2-out RBI: E Soderholm 2.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 9.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ron LeFlore CF 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .287 .325 .413 .739 0.098 1.33 0.160 -0.062 0.7 3 0 2B
Tito Fuentes 2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .298 .331 .388 .720 -0.115 2.44 0.123 -0.238 -0.3 5 1 HR
Rusty Staub DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .230 .297 .399 .696 -0.065 1.32 0.044 -0.110 -0.6
Steve Kemp LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .262 .352 .473 .825 -0.087 1.27 0.024 -0.110 -0.3 4 0
Jason Thompson 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .276 .362 .507 .869 -0.107 1.00 0.000 -0.107 -0.8 9 0
Mickey Stanley RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273 .314 .509 .823 0.013 1.08 0.075 -0.062 -0.4 1 0
John Wockenfuss C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .288 .374 .600 .974 0.066 1.16 0.109 -0.043 0.0 3 0
Phil Mankowski 3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .296 .347 .379 .725 -0.127 1.26 0.011 -0.138 -0.8 1 7
Tom Veryzer SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .189 .234 .278 .512 0.027 0.64 0.043 -0.016 0.5 1 2 2B
   Ben Oglivie PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .245 .305 .451 .755 -0.094 4.04 0.000 -0.094 -0.5
   Chuck Scrivener SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .139 .205 .139 .344 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tim Corcoran PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .269 .323 .591 -0.016 0.53 0.000 -0.016 -0.2
Fernando Arroyo P 0 3
   John Hiller P 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 3 5 36 .212 .278 .364 .641 -0.407 1.37 0.589 -0.996 -2.8 27 13
2B: R LeFlore (8, off K Kravec); T Veryzer (8, off K Kravec).
HR: T Fuentes (3, off K Kravec, 1st inn, 1 on, 0 outs to LF).
TB: T Fuentes 4; R LeFlore 3; T Veryzer 2; M Stanley; P Mankowski; R Staub.
RBI: T Fuentes 2 (25).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Mankowski-T Fuentes-J Thompson.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ken Kravec, W (5-2) 6.1 6 2 2 2 4 1 5.19 26 55 0.027 1.07 0.8
Lerrin LaGrow, S (14) 2.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.98 10 2 0 0.380 2.16 2.0
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 3 5 1 2.00 36 55 2 0 0.407 1.37 2.8

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Fernando Arroyo, L (5-7) 8.1 14 5 5 1 1 1 3.27 38 35 0.006 1.28 0.8
John Hiller 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.17 3 2 2 -0.099 0.61 -1.1
Team Totals 9 15 5 5 1 2 1 5.00 41 35 2 2 -0.093 1.23 -0.2
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Barnett, 1B - Jim Evans, 2B - Vic Voltaggio, 3B - Marty Springstead.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: 21,526.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 1-2 2 1-- RR CHW E. Soderholm F. Arroyo 31% 61% Home Run; Spencer Scores
b7 2-3 2 123 O DET T. Fuentes L. LaGrow 15% 74% Flyball: SS
b1 0-0 0 -2- RR DET T. Fuentes K. Kravec -12% 27% Home Run; LeFlore Scores
t9 3-2 1 12- RR CHW J. Orta J. Hiller 11% 97% Double to CF; Garr Scores; Bannister Scores
b7 2-3 0 1-- DET J. Wockenfuss K. Kravec -11% 44% Walk; Stanley to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Garr F. Arroyo -2% 48% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHW A. Bannister F. Arroyo -2% 46% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHW J. Orta F. Arroyo -1% 45% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- DET R. LeFlore K. Kravec -6% 39% Double to LF
b1 0-0 0 -2- RR DET T. Fuentes K. Kravec -12% 27% Home Run; LeFlore Scores
b1 2-0 0 --- O DET R. Staub K. Kravec 2% 29% Flyball: CF
b1 2-0 1 --- O DET S. Kemp K. Kravec 1% 30% Flyball: CF
b1 2-0 2 --- O DET J. Thompson K. Kravec 1% 31% Groundout: 1B unassisted
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- CHW R. Zisk F. Arroyo 4% 34% Single to CF
t2 0-2 0 1-- O CHW O. Gamble F. Arroyo -2% 32% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Zisk to 2B
t2 0-2 1 -2- O CHW L. Johnson F. Arroyo -4% 29% Foul Flyball: SS
t2 0-2 2 -2- O CHW J. Spencer F. Arroyo -3% 26% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 6-7-8
b2 2-0 0 --- O DET M. Stanley K. Kravec 2% 27% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 2-0 1 --- O DET J. Wockenfuss K. Kravec 1% 28% Flyball: RF
b2 2-0 2 --- O DET P. Mankowski K. Kravec 1% 29% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- CHW E. Soderholm F. Arroyo 4% 33% Walk
t3 0-2 0 1-- OO CHW J. Essian F. Arroyo -8% 25% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t3 0-2 2 --- CHW R. Garr F. Arroyo 2% 27% Double to CF
t3 0-2 2 -2- O CHW A. Bannister F. Arroyo -3% 24% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- DET T. Veryzer K. Kravec -4% 20% Double to RF
b3 2-0 0 -2- DET R. LeFlore K. Kravec -4% 15% Single/Bunt; Veryzer to 3B
b3 2-0 0 1-3 O DET T. Fuentes K. Kravec 5% 20% Baserunner Out Advancing; LeFlore out at 1B/1B
b3 2-0 1 --3 O DET T. Fuentes K. Kravec 4% 25% Lineout: 1B
b3 2-0 2 --3 O DET R. Staub K. Kravec 3% 27% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- O CHW J. Orta F. Arroyo -3% 25% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-2 1 --- CHW R. Zisk F. Arroyo 3% 28% Single to CF
t4 0-2 1 1-- O CHW O. Gamble F. Arroyo -3% 24% Single/runner struck by batted ball and is out; Zisk out at 2B/1B
t4 0-2 2 1-- O CHW L. Johnson F. Arroyo -3% 22% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 4-5-6
Royle Stillman replaces Richie Zisk playing RF batting 4th
b4 2-0 0 --- DET S. Kemp K. Kravec -2% 19% Walk
b4 2-0 0 1-- O DET J. Thompson K. Kravec 2% 22% Strikeout Looking
b4 2-0 1 1-- O DET M. Stanley K. Kravec 2% 24% Flyball: LF
b4 2-0 2 1-- O DET J. Wockenfuss K. Kravec 2% 25% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 7-8-9
t5 0-2 0 --- CHW J. Spencer F. Arroyo 5% 30% Single to RF
t5 0-2 0 1-- O CHW E. Soderholm F. Arroyo -4% 26% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t5 0-2 1 1-- CHW J. Essian F. Arroyo 5% 30% Single to LF; Soderholm to 2B
t5 0-2 1 12- CHW R. Garr F. Arroyo 8% 38% Single to P; Soderholm to 3B; Essian to 2B
t5 0-2 1 123 RO CHW A. Bannister F. Arroyo -3% 36% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Soderholm Scores
t5 1-2 2 12- CHW J. Orta F. Arroyo 4% 40% Single to 2B; Essian to 3B; Garr to 2B
t5 1-2 2 123 O CHW R. Stillman F. Arroyo -10% 29% Groundout: P-C/Forceout at Hm
1 run, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 8-9-1
b5 2-1 0 --- O DET P. Mankowski K. Kravec 2% 32% Strikeout
b5 2-1 1 --- O DET T. Veryzer K. Kravec 2% 33% Flyball: CF
b5 2-1 2 --- O DET R. LeFlore K. Kravec 1% 34% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 5-6-7
t6 1-2 0 --- CHW O. Gamble F. Arroyo 6% 40% Single to RF
t6 1-2 0 1-- O CHW L. Johnson F. Arroyo -6% 35% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-2 1 1-- O CHW J. Spencer F. Arroyo -5% 30% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-2 2 1-- RR CHW E. Soderholm F. Arroyo 31% 61% Home Run; Spencer Scores
t6 3-2 2 --- O CHW J. Essian F. Arroyo -1% 60% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 2-3-4
b6 2-3 0 --- O DET T. Fuentes K. Kravec 4% 64% Flyball: LF
b6 2-3 1 --- DET R. Staub K. Kravec -4% 59% Single to CF
b6 2-3 1 1-- O DET S. Kemp K. Kravec 5% 65% Flyball: 2B
b6 2-3 2 1-- O DET J. Thompson K. Kravec 4% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 1-2-3
t7 3-2 0 --- O CHW R. Garr F. Arroyo -3% 66% Groundout: P-1B
t7 3-2 1 --- CHW A. Bannister F. Arroyo 3% 69% Single to LF
t7 3-2 1 1-- O CHW J. Orta F. Arroyo -3% 66% Flyball: LF
t7 3-2 2 1-- O CHW R. Stillman F. Arroyo -3% 63% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Ken Kravec facing 6-7-8
b7 2-3 0 --- DET M. Stanley K. Kravec -8% 55% Single to LF
b7 2-3 0 1-- DET J. Wockenfuss K. Kravec -11% 44% Walk; Stanley to 2B
b7 2-3 0 12- O DET P. Mankowski K. Kravec 11% 55% Bunt Groundout: 1B-3B/Forceout at 3B; Wockenfuss to 2B
Lerrin LaGrow replaces Ken Kravec pitching
Ben Oglivie pinch hits for Tom Veryzer (SS) batting 9th
b7 2-3 1 12- O DET B. Oglivie L. LaGrow 9% 65% Strikeout
b7 2-3 2 12- DET R. LeFlore L. LaGrow -6% 59% Walk; Wockenfuss to 3B; Mankowski to 2B
b7 2-3 2 123 O DET T. Fuentes L. LaGrow 15% 74% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 5-6-7
Chuck Scrivener replaces Ben Oglivie (PH) playing SS batting 9th
t8 3-2 0 --- O CHW O. Gamble F. Arroyo -2% 72% Strikeout
t8 3-2 1 --- O CHW L. Johnson F. Arroyo -2% 70% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t8 3-2 2 --- CHW J. Spencer F. Arroyo 1% 71% Single to RF
t8 3-2 2 1-- O CHW E. Soderholm F. Arroyo -3% 68% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Lerrin LaGrow facing 3-4-5
b8 2-3 0 --- O DET R. Staub L. LaGrow 6% 75% Flyball: RF
b8 2-3 1 --- O DET S. Kemp L. LaGrow 5% 80% Flyball: LF
b8 2-3 2 --- O DET J. Thompson L. LaGrow 3% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Tigers 2.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Tigers' Fernando Arroyo facing 9-1-2
t9 3-2 0 --- O CHW J. Essian F. Arroyo -2% 81% Flyball: LF
t9 3-2 1 --- CHW R. Garr F. Arroyo 2% 83% Single to RF
t9 3-2 1 1-- CHW A. Bannister F. Arroyo 2% 86% Single to CF; Garr to 2B
John Hiller replaces Fernando Arroyo pitching
t9 3-2 1 12- RR CHW J. Orta J. Hiller 11% 97% Double to CF; Garr Scores; Bannister Scores
Wayne Nordhagen pinch hits for Royle Stillman (RF) batting 4th
t9 5-2 1 -2- O CHW W. Nordhagen J. Hiller -1% 96% Strikeout
t9 5-2 2 -2- O CHW O. Gamble J. Hiller -1% 96% Flyball: 3B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 5, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-5, White Sox' Lerrin LaGrow facing 6-7-8
Wayne Nordhagen moves from PH to RF
b9 2-5 0 --- O DET M. Stanley L. LaGrow 3% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
b9 2-5 1 --- O DET J. Wockenfuss L. LaGrow 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b9 2-5 2 --- DET P. Mankowski L. LaGrow -1% 98% Single to CF
Tim Corcoran pinch hits for Chuck Scrivener (SS) batting 9th
b9 2-5 2 1-- O DET T. Corcoran L. LaGrow 2% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 5, Tigers 2.

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