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Standings
TOR
@BAL
0
2
CLE
@DET
4
2
CAL
@KCR
8
5
SEA
@MIL
1
8
CHW
@MIN
4
16
BOS
@NYY
3
2
OAK
@TEX
3
4
NYM
@CHC
9
8
 
(11)
ATL
@LAD
7
4
 
(10)
MON
@PIT
5
3
HOU
@SDP
3
0
CIN
@SFG
2
0
PHI
@STL
6
4
 
(10)
Saturday, June 30, 1979, 2:15PM
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 27,104, Time of Game: 2:28
Indians
4
34-41
 Won 1 
6th, 18 GB
at Tigers
2
35-37
 Lost 1 
5th, 15½ GB
W: David Clyde (1-0)
L: Kip Young (1-1)
S: Sid Monge (7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  2  1   0  0  0   0  1  0    4 11  2
Tigers          0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  0    2  6  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rick Manning CF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .261 .332 .308 .640 -0.131 0.87 0.000 -0.131 -1.9 4 0
Duane Kuiper 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .254 .304 .298 .601 -0.036 0.65 0.013 -0.049 -0.4 1 1
Bobby Bonds DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .289 .372 .457 .829 -0.082 0.79 0.000 -0.082 -1.2
Andre Thornton 1B 4 2 2 1 0 1 4 .244 .359 .450 .809 0.107 0.88 0.150 -0.043 1.1 7 0 HR
Toby Harrah 3B 4 2 3 0 0 0 4 .275 .389 .416 .806 0.103 0.69 0.110 -0.007 1.1 1 1
Mike Hargrove LF 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .192 .316 .256 .571 -0.099 1.07 0.000 -0.099 -1.4 2 0 SF,GDP
Jim Norris RF 4 0 4 1 0 0 4 .244 .313 .330 .643 0.221 0.84 0.221 0.000 2.4 4 0 2B,SB
Ron Hassey C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .289 .313 .333 .646 0.058 0.95 0.094 -0.036 0.8 8 0
Tom Veryzer SS 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .232 .296 .272 .568 -0.063 1.03 0.004 -0.068 -1.4 0 4
David Clyde P 0 0
   Dan Spillner P 0 0
   Sid Monge P 0 0
Team Totals 36 4 11 4 1 6 38 .306 .316 .417 .732 0.078 0.86 0.592 -0.515 -0.9 27 6
2B: J Norris (5, off K Young).
HR: A Thornton (11, off K Young, 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF).
SF: M Hargrove (2, off K Young).
TB: J Norris 5; A Thornton 5; T Harrah 3; R Hassey 2.
GIDP: M Hargrove (5).
RBI: T Veryzer (17); A Thornton (48); J Norris (16); M Hargrove (12).
2-out RBI: A Thornton; J Norris.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
Fielding
E: S Monge (1); R Manning (3).
Baserunning
SB: J Norris (9, 2nd base off K Young/L Parrish).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ron LeFlore DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .308 .363 .396 .759 -0.214 1.84 0.000 -0.214 -1.4
Alan Trammell SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .276 .314 .324 .638 -0.109 1.05 0.000 -0.109 -0.8 0 4
Steve Kemp LF 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .340 .432 .536 .968 -0.007 0.90 0.055 -0.062 -0.3 3 0
Lance Parrish C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .279 .354 .446 .800 -0.029 1.25 0.063 -0.092 0.0 6 0
Jerry Morales RF-CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .238 .271 .425 .695 -0.002 1.23 0.099 -0.102 -0.2 0 0 2B
John Wockenfuss 1B 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .247 .304 .493 .797 -0.003 1.18 0.025 -0.027 -0.0 7 1
   Jason Thompson PH-1B 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .270 .379 .405 .784 0.214 2.13 0.214 0.000 1.1 4 0
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248 .278 .347 .625 -0.068 1.43 0.000 -0.068 -0.7 0 2
   Rusty Staub PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .317 .378 .694 -0.110 3.32 0.000 -0.110 -0.7
   Lou Whitaker 2B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .302 .390 .425 .815 -0.081 3.54 0.000 -0.081 -0.4 0 2
Lynn Jones CF 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .301 .356 .398 .754 -0.032 1.09 0.014 -0.047 -0.3 4 0
   Champ Summers PH-RF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .263 .380 .467 .848 -0.175 2.99 0.000 -0.175 -1.0 0 0
Mark Wagner 2B-3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .302 .365 .360 .725 0.193 1.62 0.267 -0.073 1.7 2 3
Kip Young P 1 1
   John Hiller P 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 6 1 3 8 36 .182 .250 .212 .462 -0.423 1.55 0.737 -1.160 -2.9 27 13
2B: J Morales (15, off D Clyde).
TB: M Wagner 2; J Morales 2; J Thompson; L Jones; L Parrish.
RBI: M Wagner (10).
2-out RBI: M Wagner.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Trammell-M Wagner-J Wockenfuss.
PB: L Parrish (12).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
David Clyde, W (1-0) 6 4 2 1 1 3 0 2.57 23 60 0.160 1.01 1.6
Dan Spillner, H (2) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.02 2 1 0 -0.010 2.82 -0.1
Sid Monge, S (7) 2.2 1 0 0 2 5 0 1.91 11 2 1 0.272 2.50 1.3
Team Totals 9 6 2 1 3 8 0 1.00 36 60 3 1 0.422 1.55 2.9
D Clyde faced 1 batter in the 7th inning.

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Kip Young, L (1-1) 6.1 9 3 3 0 3 1 6.51 27 46 -0.097 0.83 -0.4
John Hiller 2.2 2 1 1 1 3 0 3.72 11 2 0 0.019 0.93 1.3
Team Totals 9 11 4 4 1 6 1 4.00 38 46 2 0 -0.078 0.86 0.9
Balks: None.
WP: D Clyde (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Maloney, 1B - Bill Deegan, 2B - Greg Kosc, 3B - Jerry Neudecker.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: 27,104.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Detroit Tigers
1 Rick Manning CF 1 Ron LeFlore DH
2 Duane Kuiper 2B 2 Alan Trammell SS
3 Bobby Bonds DH 3 Steve Kemp LF
4 Andre Thornton 1B 4 Lance Parrish C
5 Toby Harrah 3B 5 Jerry Morales RF
6 Mike Hargrove LF 6 John Wockenfuss 1B
7 Jim Norris RF 7 Aurelio Rodriguez 3B
8 Ron Hassey C 8 Lynn Jones CF
9 Tom Veryzer SS 9 Mark Wagner 2B
David Clyde P Kip Young P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-3 2 1-3 R DET M. Wagner S. Monge -16% 61% Single; Morales Scores; Thompson to 3B/Adv on E1; Wagner to 2B
b7 2-3 2 -23 O DET R. LeFlore S. Monge 13% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 1-3 0 -2- DET J. Thompson D. Spillner -12% 55% Single to RF; Morales to 3B
t8 3-2 2 -2- R CLE J. Norris J. Hiller 12% 84% Single to CF; Harrah Scores
b7 1-3 0 1-3 O DET R. Staub D. Spillner 11% 66% Flyball: 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Kip Young facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Manning K. Young -2% 48% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE D. Kuiper K. Young -2% 46% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CLE B. Bonds K. Young -1% 45% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' David Clyde facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O DET R. LeFlore D. Clyde 2% 47% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- O DET A. Trammell D. Clyde 2% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O DET S. Kemp D. Clyde 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Kip Young facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE A. Thornton K. Young 4% 54% Single to LF
t2 0-0 0 1-- CLE T. Harrah K. Young 2% 56% Passed Ball; Thornton to 2B
t2 0-0 0 -2- CLE T. Harrah K. Young 7% 63% Single; Thornton to 3B
t2 0-0 0 1-3 RO CLE M. Hargrove K. Young -2% 60% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Thornton Scores
t2 1-0 1 1-- CLE J. Norris K. Young 3% 63% Single to LF; Harrah to 2B
t2 1-0 1 12- CLE R. Hassey K. Young 5% 69% Single; Harrah to 3B; Norris to 2B
t2 1-0 1 123 RO CLE T. Veryzer K. Young 0% 69% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Harrah Scores; Norris to 3B
t2 2-0 2 1-3 O CLE R. Manning K. Young -4% 65% Groundout: 1B-P
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-2, Indians' David Clyde facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- DET L. Parrish D. Clyde -4% 61% Single to CF
b2 0-2 0 1-- DET J. Morales D. Clyde -2% 59% Wild Pitch; Parrish to 2B
b2 0-2 0 -2- O DET J. Morales D. Clyde 5% 63% Flyball: CF
b2 0-2 1 -2- DET J. Wockenfuss D. Clyde -2% 61% Walk
b2 0-2 1 12- O DET A. Rodriguez D. Clyde 5% 66% Flyball: LF
b2 0-2 2 12- O DET L. Jones D. Clyde 5% 71% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, Tigers' Kip Young facing 2-3-4
t3 2-0 0 --- O CLE D. Kuiper K. Young -2% 69% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- O CLE B. Bonds K. Young -1% 67% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-0 2 --- R CLE A. Thornton K. Young 9% 76% Home Run
t3 3-0 2 --- O CLE T. Harrah K. Young -1% 76% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' David Clyde facing 9-1-2
b3 0-3 0 --- O DET M. Wagner D. Clyde 2% 78% Flyball: RF
b3 0-3 1 --- O DET R. LeFlore D. Clyde 2% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 0-3 2 --- O DET A. Trammell D. Clyde 1% 81% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, Tigers' Kip Young facing 6-7-8
t4 3-0 0 --- O CLE M. Hargrove K. Young -1% 79% Flyball: CF
t4 3-0 1 --- CLE J. Norris K. Young 1% 81% Single to RF
t4 3-0 1 1-- CLE R. Hassey K. Young 1% 82% Norris Steals 2B
t4 3-0 1 -2- O CLE R. Hassey K. Young -2% 80% Flyball: CF
t4 3-0 2 -2- O CLE T. Veryzer K. Young -2% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' David Clyde facing 3-4-5
b4 0-3 0 --- O DET S. Kemp D. Clyde 3% 80% Strikeout Looking
b4 0-3 1 --- O DET L. Parrish D. Clyde 2% 82% Lineout: LF
b4 0-3 2 --- O DET J. Morales D. Clyde 1% 83% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, Tigers' Kip Young facing 1-2-3
t5 3-0 0 --- O CLE R. Manning K. Young -1% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 3-0 1 --- O CLE D. Kuiper K. Young -1% 81% Lineout: LF
t5 3-0 2 --- O CLE B. Bonds K. Young -1% 80% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' David Clyde facing 6-7-8
b5 0-3 0 --- O DET J. Wockenfuss D. Clyde 3% 83% Foul Flyball: 1B
b5 0-3 1 --- O DET A. Rodriguez D. Clyde 2% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 0-3 2 --- DET L. Jones D. Clyde -1% 83% Single to LF
b5 0-3 2 1-- R DET M. Wagner D. Clyde -10% 73% Single to CF; Jones Scores/Adv on E8/unER/No RBI; Wagner to 2B
b5 1-3 2 -2- O DET R. LeFlore D. Clyde 4% 77% Lineout: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 1.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Tigers' Kip Young facing 4-5-6
t6 3-1 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton K. Young -2% 75% Groundout: P-1B
t6 3-1 1 --- CLE T. Harrah K. Young 2% 77% Single
t6 3-1 1 1-- OO CLE M. Hargrove K. Young -4% 73% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' David Clyde facing 2-3-4
b6 1-3 0 --- O DET A. Trammell D. Clyde 4% 77% Flyball: CF
b6 1-3 1 --- O DET S. Kemp D. Clyde 3% 79% Flyball: CF
b6 1-3 2 --- O DET L. Parrish D. Clyde 2% 81% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 1.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-1, Tigers' Kip Young facing 7-8-9
t7 3-1 0 --- CLE J. Norris K. Young 4% 85% Double to LF
t7 3-1 0 -2- CLE R. Hassey K. Young 4% 89% Single to RF; Norris to 3B
t7 3-1 0 1-3 O CLE T. Veryzer K. Young -4% 86% Strikeout
John Hiller replaces Kip Young pitching
t7 3-1 1 1-3 O CLE R. Manning J. Hiller -5% 81% Strikeout
t7 3-1 2 1-3 CLE D. Kuiper J. Hiller 1% 82% Walk; Hassey to 2B
t7 3-1 2 123 O CLE B. Bonds J. Hiller -5% 77% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-3, Indians' David Clyde facing 5-6-7
b7 1-3 0 --- DET J. Morales D. Clyde -10% 67% Double to LF
Dan Spillner replaces David Clyde pitching
Jason Thompson pinch hits for John Wockenfuss (1B) batting 6th
b7 1-3 0 -2- DET J. Thompson D. Spillner -12% 55% Single to RF; Morales to 3B
Rusty Staub pinch hits for Aurelio Rodriguez (3B) batting 7th
b7 1-3 0 1-3 O DET R. Staub D. Spillner 11% 66% Flyball: 3B
Sid Monge replaces Dan Spillner pitching
Champ Summers pinch hits for Lynn Jones (CF) batting 8th
b7 1-3 1 1-3 O DET C. Summers S. Monge 11% 77% Strikeout
b7 1-3 2 1-3 R DET M. Wagner S. Monge -16% 61% Single; Morales Scores; Thompson to 3B/Adv on E1; Wagner to 2B
b7 2-3 2 -23 O DET R. LeFlore S. Monge 13% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 3, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-2, Tigers' John Hiller facing 4-5-6
Jason Thompson moves from PH to 1B
Lou Whitaker replaces Rusty Staub (PH) playing 2B batting 7th
Mark Wagner moves from 2B to 3B
Jerry Morales moves from RF to CF
Champ Summers moves from PH to RF
t8 3-2 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Hiller -2% 71% Strikeout
t8 3-2 1 --- CLE T. Harrah J. Hiller 3% 74% Single to LF
t8 3-2 1 1-- O CLE M. Hargrove J. Hiller -2% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B; Harrah to 2B
t8 3-2 2 -2- R CLE J. Norris J. Hiller 12% 84% Single to CF; Harrah Scores
t8 4-2 2 1-- O CLE R. Hassey J. Hiller -2% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Sid Monge facing 2-3-4
b8 2-4 0 --- O DET A. Trammell S. Monge 5% 87% Strikeout
b8 2-4 1 --- DET S. Kemp S. Monge -5% 82% Walk
b8 2-4 1 1-- O DET L. Parrish S. Monge 6% 88% Strikeout
b8 2-4 2 1-- O DET J. Morales S. Monge 5% 92% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Tigers 2.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-2, Tigers' John Hiller facing 9-1-2
t9 4-2 0 --- O CLE T. Veryzer J. Hiller -1% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 4-2 1 --- O CLE R. Manning J. Hiller -1% 91% Strikeout Looking
t9 4-2 2 --- O CLE D. Kuiper J. Hiller -0% 90% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 2-4, Indians' Sid Monge facing 6-7-8
b9 2-4 0 --- DET J. Thompson S. Monge -9% 81% Walk
b9 2-4 0 1-- O DET L. Whitaker S. Monge 8% 89% Strikeout Looking
b9 2-4 1 1-- O DET C. Summers S. Monge 7% 95% Strikeout
b9 2-4 2 1-- O DET M. Wagner S. Monge 5% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Tigers 2.

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