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Standings
OAK
@ANA
3
4
NYY
@BAL
9
8
CHW
@BOS
1
6
MIN
@DET
0
2
CLE
@KCR
2
8
TEX
@SEA
14
4
TOR
@TBD
4
11
STL
@ARI
1
0
NYM
@ATL
10
2
PHI
@CHC
3
2
CIN
@HOU
10
7
PIT
@MIL
5
3
FLA
@MON
3
4
COL
@SDP
1
10
LAD
@SFG
4
2
Friday, June 25, 1999, 7:05PM
, Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 21,604, Time of Game: 2:31
Twins
0
26-46
 Lost 2 
5th, 21½ GB
at Tigers
2
32-42
 Won 2 
3rd, 16½ GB
W: Brian Moehler (6-8)
L: Eric Milton (2-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Twins           0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  1
Tigers          0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  X    2  6  0

Minnesota Twins

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jacque Jones RF-CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .305 .344 .390 .734 10 7 -0.134 1.21 0.000 -0.134 -1.1 6 0
Denny Hocking 2B-SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .256 .310 .344 .654 15 10 -0.080 1.09 0.024 -0.105 -0.5 1 1
Todd Walker DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .282 .337 .382 .719 18 10 0.045 1.07 0.107 -0.063 0.7 2B
Ron Coomer 1B-3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .291 .318 .463 .781 13 8 -0.037 1.40 0.112 -0.149 -0.9 7 1 GDP
Chad Allen LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .302 .349 .426 .775 8 6 -0.180 1.76 0.000 -0.180 -1.3 2 0
Corey Koskie 3B-RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .306 .364 .476 .840 13 11 -0.140 1.29 0.000 -0.140 -1.2 1 2
Terry Steinbach C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .304 .370 .402 .772 6 3 -0.072 0.85 0.000 -0.072 -0.6 3 0
Torii Hunter CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .231 .286 .324 .610 9 5 -0.010 0.81 0.018 -0.027 -0.1 0 0
   Doug Mientkiewicz PH-1B 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .223 .340 .326 .666 5 1 0.068 1.54 0.068 0.000 0.4 0 1
Cristian Guzman SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .211 .253 .250 .503 5 4 -0.053 0.94 0.000 -0.053 -0.5 1 1
   Brent Gates PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .370 .377 .746 5 3 -0.046 2.60 0.000 -0.046 -0.2 1 0
Eric Milton P 2 0
Team Totals 32 0 6 0 1 2 33 .188 .212 .219 .431 107 68 -0.639 1.26 0.329 -0.969 -5.3 24 6
2B: T Walker (15, off B Moehler).
TB: T Walker 3; R Coomer 2; D Hocking; T Hunter.
GIDP: R Coomer (7).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 6.
Fielding
E: R Coomer (4).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Juan Encarnacion LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .272 .301 .459 .761 14 12 -0.088 0.79 0.000 -0.088 -1.2 2 0
Brad Ausmus C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .281 .359 .437 .796 18 11 -0.053 0.66 0.014 -0.067 -0.3 2 0 2B
Gabe Kapler CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .246 .318 .514 .832 13 10 -0.022 0.54 0.024 -0.046 -0.6 4 0 2B
Dean Palmer 3B 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .282 .357 .576 .933 14 7 0.183 0.81 0.200 -0.017 1.8 0 2 HR,IW
Tony Clark 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .245 .329 .404 .733 14 11 -0.040 0.59 0.012 -0.053 -0.9 13 0
Damion Easley 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .256 .351 .430 .781 8 7 -0.052 0.63 0.000 -0.052 -0.7 4 7
Bobby Higginson RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .239 .347 .386 .733 13 8 -0.044 0.55 0.000 -0.044 -0.6 2 0
Bill Haselman DH 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .315 .367 .493 .860 17 10 0.021 0.59 0.038 -0.018 0.3
Deivi Cruz SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .251 .264 .333 .597 12 8 -0.043 0.73 0.000 -0.043 -0.6 0 2 SH
Brian Moehler P 0 1
Team Totals 29 2 6 2 2 3 32 .207 .258 .379 .637 123 84 -0.138 0.65 0.288 -0.428 -2.7 27 12
2B: G Kapler (9, off E Milton); B Ausmus (6, off E Milton).
HR: D Palmer (21, off E Milton, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep RF).
SH: D Cruz (5, off E Milton).
IBB: D Palmer (2, by E Milton).
TB: D Palmer 5; B Ausmus 2; G Kapler 2; B Haselman; T Clark.
RBI: D Palmer 2 (49).
2-out RBI: D Palmer.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Cruz-D Easley-T Clark.

Minnesota Twins

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Eric Milton, L (2-7) 8 6 2 2 2 3 1 5.38 32 123 84 58 7 19 10 17 6 0 63 0.139 0.65 2.7
Team Totals 8 6 2 2 2 3 1 2.25 32 123 84 58 7 19 10 17 6 0 63 0.139 0.65 2.7

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Brian Moehler, W (6-8) 9 6 0 0 1 2 0 4.61 33 107 68 44 9 15 15 15 6 0 76 0.639 1.26 5.3
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 2 0 0.00 33 107 68 44 9 15 15 15 6 0 76 0.639 1.26 5.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: E Milton (2; D Palmer).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Marty Foster, 1B - Larry Young, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Bill Miller.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: 21,604.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 84° F, Wind 10mph in from Rightfield, Night, No Precipitation.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 0-0 1 1-3 3,(0-2)  OO MIN R. Coomer B. Moehler 11% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b6 1-0 2 -2- 2,(1-0)  R DET D. Palmer E. Milton 10% 81% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); Kapler Scores
b2 0-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  R DET D. Palmer E. Milton 10% 65% Home Run (Line Drive to Deep RF)
t8 0-2 0 --- 5,(3-1)  MIN D. Mientkiewicz B. Moehler -7% 78% Walk
t8 0-2 1 -2- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Jones B. Moehler 6% 89% Lineout: CF (Deep LF-CF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Jones B. Moehler 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- 3,(2-0)  MIN D. Hocking B. Moehler -2% 50% Single to RF (Line Drive to Short CF-RF)
t1 0-0 1 1-- 6,(2-2)  MIN T. Walker B. Moehler -6% 44% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Hocking to 3B
t1 0-0 1 1-3 3,(0-2)  OO MIN R. Coomer B. Moehler 11% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET J. Encarnacion E. Milton -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
b1 0-0 1 --- 7,(2-2)  O DET B. Ausmus E. Milton -2% 51% Lineout: LF
b1 0-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET G. Kapler E. Milton -1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN C. Allen B. Moehler 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
t2 0-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O MIN C. Koskie B. Moehler 2% 54% Popfly: 2B
t2 0-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN T. Steinbach B. Moehler 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  R DET D. Palmer E. Milton 10% 65% Home Run (Line Drive to Deep RF)
b2 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET T. Clark E. Milton -2% 63% Groundout: 3B-1B (SS-3B Hole)
b2 1-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O DET D. Easley E. Milton -2% 61% Strikeout Looking
b2 1-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O DET B. Higginson E. Milton -1% 60% Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 2B-1B)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 3rd, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O MIN T. Hunter B. Moehler 3% 63% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN C. Guzman B. Moehler 2% 65% Flyball: LF
t3 0-1 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O MIN J. Jones B. Moehler 1% 66% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 8-9-1
b3 1-0 0 --- 7,(3-2)  DET B. Haselman E. Milton 3% 69% Walk
b3 1-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O DET D. Cruz E. Milton -2% 68% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice (Weak 1B); Haselman to 2B
b3 1-0 1 -2- 4,(0-2)  O DET J. Encarnacion E. Milton -3% 65% Lineout: 3B
b3 1-0 2 -2- 4,(2-1)  O DET B. Ausmus E. Milton -3% 61% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 4th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- 8,(2-2)  O MIN D. Hocking B. Moehler 3% 64% Popfly: 1B (2B-1B)
t4 0-1 1 --- 2,(1-0)  MIN T. Walker B. Moehler -5% 59% Double to CF (Fly Ball)
t4 0-1 1 -2- 4,(2-1)  O MIN R. Coomer B. Moehler 4% 63% Lineout: RF; Walker to 3B
t4 0-1 2 --3 2,(1-0)  O MIN C. Allen B. Moehler 5% 68% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 3-4-5
b4 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET G. Kapler E. Milton -2% 66% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-3B Hole)
b4 1-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET D. Palmer E. Milton -2% 64% Foul Flyball: RF (Short RF Foul)
b4 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  DET T. Clark E. Milton 1% 65% Single to LF (Line Drive to Deep SS-3B Hole)
b4 1-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O DET D. Easley E. Milton -2% 63% Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 5th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN C. Koskie B. Moehler 3% 66% Popfly: 2B
t5 0-1 1 --- 3,(2-0)  O MIN T. Steinbach B. Moehler 2% 68% Flyball: CF
t5 0-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  MIN T. Hunter B. Moehler -2% 67% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
t5 0-1 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O MIN C. Guzman B. Moehler 3% 70% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O DET B. Higginson E. Milton -2% 68% Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
b5 1-0 1 --- 8,(2-2)  O DET B. Haselman E. Milton -2% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET D. Cruz E. Milton -1% 65% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Top of the 6th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 1-2-3
t6 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O MIN J. Jones B. Moehler 4% 68% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t6 0-1 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN D. Hocking B. Moehler 3% 71% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 0-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O MIN T. Walker B. Moehler 2% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 1-2-3
b6 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET J. Encarnacion E. Milton -2% 71% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
b6 1-0 1 --- 5,(3-1)  O DET B. Ausmus E. Milton -2% 69% Flyball: RF (Short RF Line)
b6 1-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  DET G. Kapler E. Milton 2% 71% Double to LF (Line Drive to Short LF Line)
b6 1-0 2 -2- 2,(1-0)  R DET D. Palmer E. Milton 10% 81% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); Kapler Scores
b6 2-0 2 1-- 6,(2-2)  O DET T. Clark E. Milton -2% 80% Popfly: 2B (Deep 2B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 7th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 4-5-6
t7 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  MIN R. Coomer B. Moehler -6% 74% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
t7 0-2 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O MIN C. Allen B. Moehler 6% 79% Lineout: CF
t7 0-2 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  O MIN C. Koskie B. Moehler 5% 84% Lineout: 2B
t7 0-2 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O MIN T. Steinbach B. Moehler 4% 88% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 6-7-8
b7 2-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET D. Easley E. Milton -1% 86% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B-C Foul)
b7 2-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  DET B. Higginson E. Milton 0% 86% E3 on Foul Ball
b7 2-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O DET B. Higginson E. Milton -1% 85% Strikeout Swinging
b7 2-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  DET B. Haselman E. Milton 1% 86% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
b7 2-0 2 1-- 6,(2-2)  O DET D. Cruz E. Milton -1% 85% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 8th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 8-9-1
Doug Mientkiewicz pinch hits for Torii Hunter (CF) batting 8th
t8 0-2 0 --- 5,(3-1)  MIN D. Mientkiewicz B. Moehler -7% 78% Walk
Brent Gates pinch hits for Cristian Guzman (SS) batting 9th
t8 0-2 0 1-- 5,(2-2)  O MIN B. Gates B. Moehler 5% 83% Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 1B); Mientkiewicz to 2B
t8 0-2 1 -2- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Jones B. Moehler 6% 89% Lineout: CF (Deep LF-CF)
t8 0-2 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O MIN D. Hocking B. Moehler 5% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 1-2-3
Doug Mientkiewicz moves from PH to 1B
Brent Gates moves from PH to 2B
Ron Coomer moves from 1B to 3B
Denny Hocking moves from 2B to SS
Jacque Jones moves from RF to CF
Corey Koskie moves from 3B to RF
b8 2-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET J. Encarnacion E. Milton -1% 92% Popfly: 2B
b8 2-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  DET B. Ausmus E. Milton 1% 94% Double to LF (Ground Ball)
b8 2-0 1 -2- 5,(1-2)  O DET G. Kapler E. Milton -1% 93% Strikeout Swinging
b8 2-0 2 -2- 4,(3-0)  DET D. Palmer E. Milton 0% 93% Intentional Walk
b8 2-0 2 12- 3,(0-2)  O DET T. Clark E. Milton -1% 91% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.
Top of the 9th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Tigers' Brian Moehler facing 3-4-5
t9 0-2 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O MIN T. Walker B. Moehler 4% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 0-2 1 --- 5,(3-1)  MIN R. Coomer B. Moehler -5% 90% Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF)
t9 0-2 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O MIN C. Allen B. Moehler 5% 96% Groundout: P-2B-1B (P's Left); Coomer to 2B
t9 0-2 2 -2- 3,(0-2)  O MIN C. Koskie B. Moehler 4% 100% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Tigers 2.

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