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Tuesday, April 20, 1982, 7:35PM
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 10,654, Time of Game: 2:26
Royals
0
6-5
 Lost 3 
3rd, 3 GB
at Tigers
8
7-5
 Won 4 
1st
W: Milt Wilcox (1-1)
L: Vida Blue (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  1  1
Tigers          0  6  0   0  0  2   0  0  X    8 13  0

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tom Poquette LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .235 .316 .265 .580 0.022 0.35 0.036 -0.013 -0.3 3 0
John Wathan C 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .222 .271 .267 .537 -0.029 0.64 0.010 -0.040 -0.3 3 1
   Jamie Quirk PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.3 0 0
George Brett 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .256 .327 .488 .815 -0.043 0.44 0.000 -0.043 -1.0 2 5
Willie Aikens 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .207 .324 .276 .599 -0.033 0.29 0.000 -0.033 -0.8 9 0
Amos Otis CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .302 .304 .512 .816 0.027 0.33 0.038 -0.010 -0.2 1 0
Hal McRae DH 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .222 .349 .389 .738 -0.039 0.45 0.002 -0.040 -0.4
Jerry Martin RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .371 .463 .600 1.063 0.033 0.47 0.038 -0.005 -0.0 2 0
Frank White 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282 .300 .487 .787 -0.054 1.18 0.000 -0.054 -0.7 3 2
   Kelly Heath 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 1 2
U.L. Washington SS 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .176 .300 .235 .535 -0.048 0.65 0.002 -0.049 -0.2 0 0
Vida Blue P 0 0
   Jim Wright P 0 0
   Grant Jackson P 0 0
Team Totals 28 0 1 0 5 9 33 .036 .182 .036 .218 -0.166 0.46 0.126 -0.289 -4.5 24 10
TB: J Martin.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Brett-K Heath-W Aikens; G Brett-F White-W Aikens.
E: U Washington (3).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Chet Lemon DH 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .261 .346 .348 .694 0.059 0.39 0.084 -0.024 0.3 2B,GDP
Enos Cabell 1B 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .429 .440 .673 1.113 0.009 0.36 0.051 -0.041 0.4 5 0 2B,CS
Kirk Gibson CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .119 .178 .214 .392 -0.014 0.17 0.003 -0.016 -0.3 3 0
Larry Herndon LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .256 .313 .279 .592 -0.035 0.45 0.000 -0.035 -1.3 1 0 GDP
   Lynn Jones PH-LF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .111 .182 .111 .293 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.3 0 0
John Wockenfuss C 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .267 .405 .300 .705 0.024 0.21 0.027 -0.003 0.5 10 0
Tom Brookens 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .222 .300 .259 .559 0.033 0.46 0.037 -0.004 -0.0 1 2
   Howard Johnson PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .222 .222 .444 0.000 0.01 0.000 0.000 -0.5 0 0
Glenn Wilson RF 4 2 3 2 0 0 4 .438 .500 .813 1.313 0.178 0.53 0.178 0.000 1.9 6 0 2·2B
Alan Trammell SS 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .211 .286 .316 .602 0.014 0.28 0.018 -0.005 1.5 1 1 2B
Lou Whitaker 2B 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .278 .325 .333 .658 0.067 0.49 0.069 -0.003 1.5 0 1
   Mick Kelleher PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.4 0 1
Milt Wilcox P 0 0
Team Totals 35 8 13 7 3 2 38 .371 .421 .514 .935 0.335 0.34 0.467 -0.131 4.0 27 5
2B: G Wilson 2 (3, 1 off V Blue, 1 off J Wright); C Lemon (2, off V Blue); E Cabell (4, off J Wright); A Trammell (4, off J Wright).
TB: G Wilson 5; E Cabell 3; L Whitaker 2; C Lemon 2; A Trammell 2; K Gibson; T Brookens; L Jones; J Wockenfuss.
GIDP: L Herndon (1); C Lemon (2).
RBI: C Lemon 2 (5); G Wilson 2 (3); L Whitaker (5); A Trammell (5); E Cabell (10).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 5 for 11.
Baserunning
CS: E Cabell (1, 2nd base by V Blue/J Wathan).

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Vida Blue, L (1-2) 1.1 6 6 6 1 0 0 4.15 10 17 -0.328 1.00 -4.7
Jim Wright 5.2 7 2 2 2 2 0 3.18 24 1 1 -0.006 0.09 0.2
Grant Jackson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.44 4 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.5
Team Totals 8 13 8 8 3 2 0 9.00 38 17 1 1 -0.334 0.34 -4.0

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Milt Wilcox, W (1-1) 9 1 0 0 5 9 0 3.65 33 89 0.166 0.46 4.5
Team Totals 9 1 0 0 5 9 0 0.00 33 89 0.166 0.46 4.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - Joe Brinkman, 2B - Derryl Cousins, 3B - Marty Springstead.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 10,654.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 53° F.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Detroit Tigers
1 Tom Poquette LF 1 Chet Lemon DH
2 John Wathan C 2 Enos Cabell 1B
3 George Brett 3B 3 Kirk Gibson CF
4 Willie Aikens 1B 4 Larry Herndon LF
5 Amos Otis CF 5 John Wockenfuss C
6 Hal McRae DH 6 Tom Brookens 3B
7 Jerry Martin RF 7 Glenn Wilson RF
8 Frank White 2B 8 Alan Trammell SS
9 U.L. Washington SS 9 Lou Whitaker 2B
Vida Blue P Milt Wilcox P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-0 1 12- RR DET G. Wilson V. Blue 17% 76% Double to LF; Wockenfuss Scores; Brookens Scores
b2 3-0 1 12- RR DET C. Lemon V. Blue 8% 93% Double to LF; Trammell Scores; Whitaker Scores
b2 2-0 1 12- R DET L. Whitaker V. Blue 7% 84% Single to LF; Wilson Scores; Trammell to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- O KCR F. White M. Wilcox 5% 51% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 2 12- O KCR U. Washington M. Wilcox 4% 55% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- KCR T. Poquette M. Wilcox -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O KCR J. Wathan M. Wilcox 3% 50% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 1-- O KCR G. Brett M. Wilcox 3% 53% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 1-- O KCR W. Aikens M. Wilcox 2% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Vida Blue facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O DET C. Lemon V. Blue -2% 53% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 --- DET E. Cabell V. Blue 2% 55% Single to SS
b1 0-0 1 1-- O DET K. Gibson V. Blue -4% 51% Cabell Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b1 0-0 2 --- O DET K. Gibson V. Blue -1% 50% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- KCR A. Otis M. Wilcox -4% 46% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- O KCR H. McRae M. Wilcox 4% 50% Lineout: RF
t2 0-0 1 1-- KCR J. Martin M. Wilcox -4% 46% Single to CF; Otis to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- O KCR F. White M. Wilcox 5% 51% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 2 12- O KCR U. Washington M. Wilcox 4% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Vida Blue facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O DET L. Herndon V. Blue -2% 53% Popfly: 2B
b2 0-0 1 --- DET J. Wockenfuss V. Blue 3% 55% Single to LF
b2 0-0 1 1-- DET T. Brookens V. Blue 4% 59% Single to 3B/Bunt; Wockenfuss to 2B
b2 0-0 1 12- RR DET G. Wilson V. Blue 17% 76% Double to LF; Wockenfuss Scores; Brookens Scores
b2 2-0 1 -2- DET A. Trammell V. Blue 1% 78% Walk
b2 2-0 1 12- R DET L. Whitaker V. Blue 7% 84% Single to LF; Wilson Scores; Trammell to 2B
b2 3-0 1 12- RR DET C. Lemon V. Blue 8% 93% Double to LF; Trammell Scores; Whitaker Scores
Jim Wright replaces Vida Blue pitching
b2 5-0 1 -2- R DET E. Cabell J. Wright 3% 95% Double to RF; Lemon Scores
b2 6-0 1 -2- O DET K. Gibson J. Wright -1% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 6-0 2 -2- O DET L. Herndon J. Wright -1% 94% Lineout: 1B
6 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 1-2-3
t3 0-6 0 --- O KCR T. Poquette M. Wilcox 1% 95% Foul Flyball: C
t3 0-6 1 --- KCR J. Wathan M. Wilcox -1% 94% Walk
t3 0-6 1 1-- O KCR G. Brett M. Wilcox 1% 95% Lineout: RF
t3 0-6 2 1-- O KCR W. Aikens M. Wilcox 1% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Royals' Jim Wright facing 5-6-7
b3 6-0 0 --- O DET J. Wockenfuss J. Wright -0% 96% Flyball: RF
b3 6-0 1 --- O DET T. Brookens J. Wright -0% 95% Flyball: LF
b3 6-0 2 --- DET G. Wilson J. Wright 0% 96% Double to LF
b3 6-0 2 -2- O DET A. Trammell J. Wright -0% 95% Popfly: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 5-6-7
t4 0-6 0 --- O KCR A. Otis M. Wilcox 1% 96% Flyball: LF
t4 0-6 1 --- O KCR H. McRae M. Wilcox 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-6 2 --- O KCR J. Martin M. Wilcox 0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Royals' Jim Wright facing 9-1-2
b4 6-0 0 --- O DET L. Whitaker J. Wright -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 6-0 1 --- O DET C. Lemon J. Wright -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 6-0 2 --- O DET E. Cabell J. Wright -0% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 8-9-1
t5 0-6 0 --- O KCR F. White M. Wilcox 1% 97% Popfly: 3B
t5 0-6 1 --- O KCR U. Washington M. Wilcox 0% 98% Strikeout
t5 0-6 2 --- O KCR T. Poquette M. Wilcox 0% 98% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Royals' Jim Wright facing 3-4-5
b5 6-0 0 --- DET K. Gibson J. Wright 0% 98% Single to CF
b5 6-0 0 1-- OO DET L. Herndon J. Wright -1% 98% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b5 6-0 2 --- DET J. Wockenfuss J. Wright 0% 98% Walk
b5 6-0 2 1-- O DET T. Brookens J. Wright -0% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-6, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 2-3-4
t6 0-6 0 --- O KCR J. Wathan M. Wilcox 1% 98% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-6 1 --- O KCR G. Brett M. Wilcox 0% 99% Strikeout
t6 0-6 2 --- O KCR W. Aikens M. Wilcox 0% 99% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 6.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 6-0, Royals' Jim Wright facing 7-8-9
Kelly Heath replaces Frank White playing 2B batting 8th
b6 6-0 0 --- DET G. Wilson J. Wright 0% 99% Single to SS
b6 6-0 0 1-- R DET A. Trammell J. Wright 1% 100% Double to CF; Wilson Scores
b6 7-0 0 -2- DET L. Whitaker J. Wright 0% 100% Single to LF; Trammell to 3B
b6 7-0 0 1-3 ROO DET C. Lemon J. Wright -0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B; Trammell Scores
b6 8-0 2 --- O DET E. Cabell J. Wright -0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-8, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 5-6-7
t7 0-8 0 --- O KCR A. Otis M. Wilcox 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 0-8 1 --- KCR H. McRae M. Wilcox -0% 100% Walk
t7 0-8 1 1-- O KCR J. Martin M. Wilcox 0% 100% Strikeout
t7 0-8 2 1-- O KCR K. Heath M. Wilcox 0% 100% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 8-0, Royals' Jim Wright facing 3-4-5
b7 8-0 0 --- O DET K. Gibson J. Wright -0% 100% Strikeout
Lynn Jones pinch hits for Larry Herndon (LF) batting 4th
b7 8-0 1 --- DET L. Jones J. Wright 0% 100% Single to RF
b7 8-0 1 1-- DET J. Wockenfuss J. Wright 0% 100% Walk; Jones to 2B
Howard Johnson pinch hits for Tom Brookens (3B) batting 6th
b7 8-0 1 12- O DET H. Johnson J. Wright -0% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
b7 8-0 2 12- O DET G. Wilson J. Wright -0% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-8, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 9-1-2
Howard Johnson moves from PH to 3B
Lynn Jones moves from PH to LF
t8 0-8 0 --- KCR U. Washington M. Wilcox -0% 100% Walk
t8 0-8 0 1-- O KCR T. Poquette M. Wilcox 0% 100% Flyball: SS
Jamie Quirk pinch hits for John Wathan (C) batting 2nd
t8 0-8 1 1-- O KCR J. Quirk M. Wilcox 0% 100% Flyball: RF
t8 0-8 2 1-- O KCR G. Brett M. Wilcox 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 8-0, Royals' Grant Jackson facing 8-9-1
Grant Jackson replaces Jim Wright pitching
Jamie Quirk moves from PH to C
b8 8-0 0 --- DET A. Trammell G. Jackson 0% 100% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Trammell to 1B
Mick Kelleher pinch hits for Lou Whitaker (2B) batting 9th
b8 8-0 0 1-- O DET M. Kelleher G. Jackson 0% 100% Popfly: 3B
b8 8-0 1 1-- O DET C. Lemon G. Jackson -0% 100% Lineout: LF
b8 8-0 2 1-- O DET E. Cabell G. Jackson 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-8, Tigers' Milt Wilcox facing 4-5-6
Mick Kelleher moves from PH to 2B
t9 0-8 0 --- O KCR W. Aikens M. Wilcox 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 0-8 1 --- O KCR A. Otis M. Wilcox 0% 100% Foul Flyball: RF
t9 0-8 2 --- O KCR H. McRae M. Wilcox 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 8.

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