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Tuesday, April 29, 1986,
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 15,386, Time of Game: 2:21
Royals
1
8-10
 Lost 2 
4th, 4 GB
at Tigers
2
10-8
 Won 2 
2nd, 2½ GB
W: Frank Tanana (3-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  1
Tigers          1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  X    2  2  0

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rudy Law LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .338 .400 .738 -0.087 0.96 0.000 -0.087 -0.7 6 0
Willie Wilson CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .197 .237 .254 .490 0.028 1.54 0.115 -0.087 -0.3 0 0
George Brett 3B 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .226 .455 .566 1.021 -0.096 1.78 0.046 -0.142 -0.3 1 2
Frank White 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .297 .293 .446 .739 -0.096 1.85 0.039 -0.135 -0.2 2 3 SH
Steve Balboni 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .265 .315 .441 .756 -0.103 1.88 0.062 -0.165 -1.2 9 0 GDP
Darryl Motley RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .237 .250 .475 .725 -0.032 2.12 0.140 -0.171 0.6 2 0 3B
Jim Sundberg C 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .148 .188 .148 .335 -0.088 1.06 0.000 -0.088 -0.7 4 1
Lynn Jones DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .125 .000 .125 -0.113 1.46 0.000 -0.113 -0.7
Angel Salazar SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .154 .214 .179 .394 0.008 0.80 0.029 -0.022 0.1 0 1
   Greg Pryor PH-SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.040 1.58 0.000 -0.040 -0.2 0 0
Dennis Leonard P 0 1
Team Totals 31 1 6 1 1 8 33 .194 .219 .258 .477 -0.619 1.55 0.431 -1.050 -3.7 24 8
3B: D Motley (1, off F Tanana).
SH: F White (1, off F Tanana).
TB: D Motley 4; W Wilson; A Salazar; F White; S Balboni.
GIDP: S Balboni (2).
RBI: D Motley (9).
2-out RBI: D Motley.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
E: D Motley (2).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Larry Herndon LF 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .298 .333 .386 .719 -0.013 0.82 0.042 -0.055 0.0 2 0 HBP
Darnell Coles 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .304 .433 .737 -0.072 0.88 0.000 -0.072 -0.8 2 3 SH
Lou Whitaker 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .277 .304 .369 .674 -0.062 0.76 0.000 -0.062 -0.6 2 2
Lance Parrish C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .149 .240 .254 .494 0.033 1.24 0.100 -0.067 0.5 7 1
Darrell Evans DH 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .232 .328 .464 .792 -0.077 0.98 0.000 -0.077 -0.7
Mike Laga 1B 2 1 1 1 1 0 3 .258 .361 .581 .942 0.251 0.71 0.264 -0.014 1.3 10 0 HR
Chet Lemon CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .233 .303 .383 .686 -0.070 0.94 0.000 -0.070 -0.7 1 0
Pat Sheridan RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .083 .154 .167 .321 -0.061 0.82 0.000 -0.061 -0.7 2 0
Alan Trammell SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .226 .273 .468 .740 -0.046 0.58 0.000 -0.046 -0.5 0 1
Frank Tanana P 1 4
Team Totals 26 2 2 1 1 3 29 .077 .143 .192 .335 -0.117 0.86 0.406 -0.524 -2.1 27 11
HR: M Laga (3, off D Leonard, 7th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF).
SH: D Coles (5, off D Leonard).
HBP: L Herndon (1, by D Leonard).
TB: M Laga 4; L Herndon.
RBI: M Laga (8).
2-out RBI: M Laga.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Tanana-L Whitaker-M Laga.

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dennis Leonard, L (2-2) 8 2 2 1 1 3 1 0.90 29 74 0.118 0.86 2.1
Team Totals 8 2 2 1 1 3 1 1.12 29 74 0.118 0.86 2.1

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Frank Tanana, W (3-1) 9 6 1 1 1 8 0 3.13 33 78 0.617 1.55 3.7
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 1 8 0 1.00 33 78 0.617 1.55 3.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: D Leonard (1; L Herndon).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Rick Reed, 1B - Dale Ford, 2B - Rich Garcia, 3B - Greg Kosc.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: 15,386.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Detroit Tigers
1 Rudy Law LF 1 Larry Herndon LF
2 Willie Wilson CF 2 Darnell Coles 3B
3 George Brett 3B 3 Lou Whitaker 2B
4 Frank White 2B 4 Lance Parrish C
5 Steve Balboni 1B 5 Darrell Evans DH
6 Darryl Motley RF 6 Mike Laga 1B
7 Jim Sundberg C 7 Chet Lemon CF
8 Lynn Jones DH 8 Pat Sheridan RF
9 Angel Salazar SS 9 Alan Trammell SS
Dennis Leonard P Frank Tanana P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-1 2 --- R DET M. Laga D. Leonard 23% 75% Home Run
t9 1-2 2 12- O KCR D. Motley F. Tanana 14% 100% Foul Flyball: RF
t9 1-2 0 --- KCR W. Wilson F. Tanana -12% 72% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
t4 0-1 2 -2- R KCR D. Motley F. Tanana -11% 53% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Brett Scores
t9 1-2 0 1-- O KCR G. Brett F. Tanana 11% 83% Foul Flyball: 3B

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' Frank Tanana facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O KCR R. Law F. Tanana 2% 52% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCR W. Wilson F. Tanana 2% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- O KCR G. Brett F. Tanana 1% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- DET L. Herndon D. Leonard 3% 58% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF)
b1 0-0 0 1-- O DET D. Coles D. Leonard -2% 57% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Herndon to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O DET L. Whitaker D. Leonard -3% 53% Flyball: 3B
b1 0-0 2 -2- R DET L. Parrish D. Leonard 10% 63% Reached on E9 (Line Drive); Herndon Scores/No RBI/unER; Parrish to 2B
b1 1-0 2 -2- O DET D. Evans D. Leonard -3% 60% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- KCR F. White F. Tanana -4% 56% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
t2 0-1 0 1-- OO KCR S. Balboni F. Tanana 8% 64% Ground Ball Double Play: P-2B-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- KCR D. Motley F. Tanana -3% 62% Triple to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
t2 0-1 2 --3 O KCR J. Sundberg F. Tanana 4% 66% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- DET M. Laga D. Leonard 3% 69% Walk
b2 1-0 0 1-- O DET C. Lemon D. Leonard -3% 66% Strikeout
b2 1-0 1 1-- O DET P. Sheridan D. Leonard -3% 63% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 1-0 2 1-- O DET A. Trammell D. Leonard -2% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- O KCR L. Jones F. Tanana 3% 64% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- KCR A. Salazar F. Tanana -3% 61% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
t3 0-1 1 1-- O KCR R. Law F. Tanana 2% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B; Salazar to 2B
t3 0-1 2 -2- O KCR W. Wilson F. Tanana 4% 67% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- O DET L. Herndon D. Leonard -2% 65% Flyball: RF
b3 1-0 1 --- O DET D. Coles D. Leonard -2% 63% Lineout: LF
b3 1-0 2 --- O DET L. Whitaker D. Leonard -1% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 3-4-5
t4 0-1 0 --- KCR G. Brett F. Tanana -5% 58% Walk
t4 0-1 0 1-- O KCR F. White F. Tanana 2% 60% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Brett to 2B
t4 0-1 1 -2- O KCR S. Balboni F. Tanana 4% 64% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-1 2 -2- R KCR D. Motley F. Tanana -11% 53% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Brett Scores
t4 1-1 2 1-- O KCR J. Sundberg F. Tanana 3% 56% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 4-5-6
b4 1-1 0 --- O DET L. Parrish D. Leonard -3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 1-1 1 --- O DET D. Evans D. Leonard -2% 51% Flyball: RF
b4 1-1 2 --- O DET M. Laga D. Leonard -1% 50% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 8-9-1
t5 1-1 0 --- O KCR L. Jones F. Tanana 3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 1-1 1 --- O KCR A. Salazar F. Tanana 2% 55% Groundout: P-1B
t5 1-1 2 --- O KCR R. Law F. Tanana 1% 57% Lineout: P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 7-8-9
b5 1-1 0 --- O DET C. Lemon D. Leonard -3% 54% Flyball: 2B
b5 1-1 1 --- O DET P. Sheridan D. Leonard -2% 52% Flyball: LF
b5 1-1 2 --- O DET A. Trammell D. Leonard -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 2-3-4
t6 1-1 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson F. Tanana 3% 53% Strikeout Looking
t6 1-1 1 --- O KCR G. Brett F. Tanana 2% 56% Flyball: CF
t6 1-1 2 --- O KCR F. White F. Tanana 2% 58% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 1-2-3
b6 1-1 0 --- O DET L. Herndon D. Leonard -3% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 1-1 1 --- O DET D. Coles D. Leonard -2% 52% Flyball: LF
b6 1-1 2 --- O DET L. Whitaker D. Leonard -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 5-6-7
t7 1-1 0 --- O KCR S. Balboni F. Tanana 4% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-1 1 --- O KCR D. Motley F. Tanana 3% 57% Flyball: LF
t7 1-1 2 --- O KCR J. Sundberg F. Tanana 2% 59% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 4-5-6
b7 1-1 0 --- O DET L. Parrish D. Leonard -4% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 1-1 1 --- O DET D. Evans D. Leonard -3% 52% Groundout: P-1B
b7 1-1 2 --- R DET M. Laga D. Leonard 23% 75% Home Run
b7 2-1 2 --- O DET C. Lemon D. Leonard -1% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 8-9-1
t8 1-2 0 --- O KCR L. Jones F. Tanana 6% 80% Flyball: 2B
Greg Pryor pinch hits for Angel Salazar (SS) batting 9th
t8 1-2 1 --- O KCR G. Pryor F. Tanana 4% 84% Foul Flyball: 3B
t8 1-2 2 --- O KCR R. Law F. Tanana 3% 87% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Royals' Dennis Leonard facing 8-9-1
Greg Pryor moves from PH to SS
b8 2-1 0 --- O DET P. Sheridan D. Leonard -1% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 2-1 1 --- O DET A. Trammell D. Leonard -1% 84% Flyball: 1B
b8 2-1 2 --- DET L. Herndon D. Leonard 1% 85% Hit By Pitch
b8 2-1 2 1-- O DET D. Coles D. Leonard -2% 83% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 2.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 1-2, Tigers' Frank Tanana facing 2-3-4
t9 1-2 0 --- KCR W. Wilson F. Tanana -12% 72% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
t9 1-2 0 1-- O KCR G. Brett F. Tanana 11% 83% Foul Flyball: 3B
t9 1-2 1 1-- O KCR F. White F. Tanana 9% 92% Strikeout
t9 1-2 2 1-- KCR S. Balboni F. Tanana -6% 86% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); Wilson to 2B
t9 1-2 2 12- O KCR D. Motley F. Tanana 14% 100% Foul Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 1, Tigers 2.

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