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Standings
DET
@BAL
12
4
NYY
@BOS
9
5
KCR
@CAL
5
2
SEA
@CLE
6
4
TOR
@MIL
5
3
CHW
@MIN
1
8
TEX
@OAK
1
2
SDP
@ATL
11
4
PIT
@CHC
3
2
LAD
@CIN
2
3
 
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SFG
@HOU
2
4
STL
@MON
2
9
PHI
@NYM
5
3
Monday, September 7, 1987,
, Astrodome
Attendance: 22,074, Time of Game: 2:35
Giants
2
74-64
 Lost 1 
1st
at Astros
4
69-68
 Won 1 
2nd, 4½ GB
W: Mike Scott (15-10)
L: Mike LaCoss (11-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  3  1
Astros          0  0  1   0  0  1   1  1  X    4  8  0

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Milner CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .651 -0.100 0.99 0.000 -0.100 -0.9 2 0
Kevin Mitchell 3B 4 1 1 1 0 2 .282 .817 0.050 0.69 0.103 -0.052 0.5 0 2 HR
Mike Aldrete LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 .329 .845 0.005 0.45 0.037 -0.032 0.1 3 0 2B
Candy Maldonado RF 3 0 1 1 0 0 .303 .884 0.029 1.18 0.090 -0.061 0.5 0 0 2B
Will Clark 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .911 -0.066 0.91 0.000 -0.066 -0.6 6 1
Bob Brenly C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .855 -0.059 0.75 0.000 -0.059 -0.6 6 1
Robby Thompson 2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 .269 .761 -0.040 0.80 0.000 -0.040 -0.5 3 1
   Chili Davis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .732 -0.054 2.15 0.000 -0.054 -0.2
   Mark Wasinger 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .695 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Jose Uribe SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .727 -0.029 0.58 0.000 -0.029 -0.3 3 3
   Harry Spilman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .731 -0.038 1.56 0.000 -0.038 -0.2
   Chris Speier SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .719 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Mike LaCoss P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .067 .192 -0.020 0.39 0.000 -0.020 -0.2 1 1
   Craig Lefferts P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .714 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Joel Youngblood PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .224 .625 -0.026 1.02 0.000 -0.026 -0.1
   Joe Price P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Don Robinson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .205 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 30 2 3 2 0 7 .100 .367 -0.348 0.84 0.230 -0.577 -2.4 24 10
2B: M Aldrete (15, off M Scott); C Maldonado (27, off M Scott).
HR: K Mitchell (18, off M Scott; 1st inn, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: K Mitchell 4; M Aldrete 2; C Maldonado 2.
RBI: C Maldonado (69); K Mitchell (55).
Team LOB: 1.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. M LaCoss-J Uribe-R Thompson.
PB: B Brenly (10).
E: C Maldonado (5).

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Gerald Young CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 .297 .716 0.007 0.86 0.046 -0.039 0.1 3 0 2B
Bill Doran 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .287 .777 -0.104 1.43 0.005 -0.110 -0.7 0 3 IW
Denny Walling 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .282 .773 -0.090 1.19 0.000 -0.090 -0.7 1 1
   Davey Lopes PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .257 .822 -0.036 1.40 0.000 -0.036 -0.4
   Ken Caminiti 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .649 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Alan Ashby C 4 1 1 0 0 1 .295 .824 -0.027 0.85 0.041 -0.067 -0.5 8 0 2B
Kevin Bass RF 3 0 2 1 1 0 .289 .807 0.240 1.03 0.249 -0.009 1.4 2 0
Jose Cruz LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 .248 .730 -0.044 1.06 0.083 -0.128 -0.0 1 0 HR,CS
Glenn Davis 1B 4 2 2 1 0 1 .251 .761 0.204 1.06 0.252 -0.047 1.0 10 0 HR
Craig Reynolds SS 2 0 1 0 1 1 .267 .693 0.180 1.29 0.198 -0.018 1.4 2 3 2B
Mike Scott P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .141 .317 -0.178 1.44 0.000 -0.178 -1.4 0 1 GDP
Team Totals 30 4 8 3 4 6 .267 .920 0.152 1.12 0.874 -0.722 0.1 27 8
2B: G Young (8, off M LaCoss); A Ashby (16, off M LaCoss); C Reynolds (16, off M LaCoss).
HR: J Cruz (11, off J Price; 8th inn, 0 on, 2 outs); G Davis (22, off M LaCoss; 7th inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
IBB: B Doran (2, by M LaCoss).
TB: G Davis 5; J Cruz 4; K Bass 2; A Ashby 2; C Reynolds 2; G Young 2.
GIDP: M Scott (1).
RBI: J Cruz (38); G Davis (76); K Bass (73).
2-out RBI: K Bass; J Cruz.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Baserunning
CS: J Cruz (1, 2nd base by M LaCoss/B Brenly).

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike LaCoss, L (11-10) 6.2 7 3 3 4 4 1 3.76 29 48 -0.129 1.22 -0.0
Craig Lefferts 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.03 1 2 0 0.036 1.40 0.4
Joe Price 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 3.15 3 0 0 -0.061 0.40 -0.6
Don Robinson 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.57 1 0 0 0.003 0.12 0.1
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 4 6 2 4.50 34 48 2 0 -0.151 1.12 -0.1

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Scott, W (15-10) 9 3 2 2 0 7 1 2.98 30 80 0.349 0.84 2.4
Team Totals 9 3 2 2 0 7 1 2.00 30 80 0.349 0.84 2.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: M LaCoss (12; B Doran).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Jim Quick.
Time of Game: 2:35.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

San Francisco Giants         Houston Astros
1 Eddie Milner CF 1 Gerald Young CF
2 Kevin Mitchell 3B 2 Bill Doran 2B
3 Mike Aldrete LF 3 Denny Walling 3B
4 Candy Maldonado RF 4 Alan Ashby C
5 Will Clark 1B 5 Kevin Bass RF
6 Bob Brenly C 6 Jose Cruz LF
7 Robby Thompson 2B 7 Glenn Davis 1B
8 Jose Uribe SS 8 Craig Reynolds SS
9 Mike LaCoss P 9 Mike Scott P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 2-2 0 --- R HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss 21% 79% Home Run
b6 1-2 2 -2- R HOU K. Bass M. LaCoss 18% 54% Single; Ashby Scores
b3 0-2 0 1-- R HOU C. Reynolds M. LaCoss 14% 50% Double; Davis Scores/Adv on E9
b5 1-2 0 1-- OO HOU M. Scott M. LaCoss -11% 35% Ground Ball Double Play: Bunt P-SS-2B
t1 0-0 1 --- R SFG K. Mitchell M. Scott -10% 42% Home Run

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Mike Scott facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O SFG E. Milner M. Scott 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- R SFG K. Mitchell M. Scott -10% 42% Home Run
t1 1-0 1 --- SFG M. Aldrete M. Scott -4% 38% Double
t1 1-0 1 -2- R SFG C. Maldonado M. Scott -9% 29% Double; Aldrete Scores
t1 2-0 1 -2- O SFG W. Clark M. Scott 2% 32% Groundout: 3B-1B; Maldonado to 3B
t1 2-0 2 --3 O SFG B. Brenly M. Scott 3% 34% Foul Flyball: C
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- O HOU G. Young M. LaCoss -2% 32% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-2 1 --- O HOU B. Doran M. LaCoss -2% 31% Flyball: SS
b1 0-2 2 --- O HOU D. Walling M. LaCoss -1% 29% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 0.
Top of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Astros' Mike Scott facing 7-8-9
t2 2-0 0 --- O SFG R. Thompson M. Scott 2% 31% Strikeout
t2 2-0 1 --- O SFG J. Uribe M. Scott 1% 32% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 2-0 2 --- O SFG M. LaCoss M. Scott 1% 33% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- O HOU A. Ashby M. LaCoss -2% 31% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-2 1 --- HOU K. Bass M. LaCoss 3% 34% Single
b2 0-2 1 1-- O HOU J. Cruz M. LaCoss -3% 30% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-2 2 1-- O HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss -2% 28% Cruz Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 0.
Top of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Astros' Mike Scott facing 1-2-3
t3 2-0 0 --- O SFG E. Milner M. Scott 2% 30% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 2-0 1 --- O SFG K. Mitchell M. Scott 1% 31% Flyball: RF
t3 2-0 2 --- O SFG M. Aldrete M. Scott 1% 32% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 7-8-9
b3 0-2 0 --- HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss 4% 36% Single
b3 0-2 0 1-- R HOU C. Reynolds M. LaCoss 14% 50% Double; Davis Scores/Adv on E9
b3 1-2 0 -2- O HOU M. Scott M. LaCoss -5% 45% Strikeout
b3 1-2 1 -2- HOU G. Young M. LaCoss 3% 48% Walk
b3 1-2 1 12- O HOU B. Doran M. LaCoss -5% 42% Flyball: LF
b3 1-2 2 12- O HOU D. Walling M. LaCoss -5% 37% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 4th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Mike Scott facing 4-5-6
t4 2-1 0 --- O SFG C. Maldonado M. Scott 2% 39% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 2-1 1 --- O SFG W. Clark M. Scott 2% 41% Lineout: 1B
t4 2-1 2 --- O SFG B. Brenly M. Scott 1% 42% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 4-5-6
b4 1-2 0 --- O HOU A. Ashby M. LaCoss -3% 39% Strikeout
b4 1-2 1 --- HOU K. Bass M. LaCoss 3% 42% Walk
b4 1-2 1 1-- O HOU J. Cruz M. LaCoss -4% 39% Flyball: SS
b4 1-2 2 1-- HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss 1% 40% Passed Ball; Bass to 2B
b4 1-2 2 -2- O HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss -4% 36% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 5th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Mike Scott facing 7-8-9
t5 2-1 0 --- O SFG R. Thompson M. Scott 2% 38% Strikeout
t5 2-1 1 --- O SFG J. Uribe M. Scott 2% 40% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 2-1 2 --- O SFG M. LaCoss M. Scott 1% 41% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 8-9-1
b5 1-2 0 --- HOU C. Reynolds M. LaCoss 6% 46% Walk
b5 1-2 0 1-- OO HOU M. Scott M. LaCoss -11% 35% Ground Ball Double Play: Bunt P-SS-2B
b5 1-2 2 --- O HOU G. Young M. LaCoss -2% 33% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 6th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Mike Scott facing 1-2-3
t6 2-1 0 --- O SFG E. Milner M. Scott 2% 36% Flyball: CF
t6 2-1 1 --- O SFG K. Mitchell M. Scott 2% 38% Strikeout
t6 2-1 2 --- O SFG M. Aldrete M. Scott 1% 39% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 2-3-4
b6 1-2 0 --- O HOU B. Doran M. LaCoss -4% 35% Flyball: CF
b6 1-2 1 --- O HOU D. Walling M. LaCoss -3% 32% Flyball: LF
b6 1-2 2 --- HOU A. Ashby M. LaCoss 4% 36% Double
b6 1-2 2 -2- R HOU K. Bass M. LaCoss 18% 54% Single; Ashby Scores
b6 2-2 2 1-- O HOU J. Cruz M. LaCoss -4% 50% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 2.
Top of the 7th, Giants Batting, Tied 2-2, Astros' Mike Scott facing 4-5-6
t7 2-2 0 --- O SFG C. Maldonado M. Scott 4% 54% Flyball: SS
t7 2-2 1 --- O SFG W. Clark M. Scott 3% 57% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 2-2 2 --- O SFG B. Brenly M. Scott 2% 59% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Tied 2-2, Giants' Mike LaCoss facing 7-8-9
b7 2-2 0 --- R HOU G. Davis M. LaCoss 21% 79% Home Run
b7 3-2 0 --- O HOU C. Reynolds M. LaCoss -2% 78% Strikeout
b7 3-2 1 --- O HOU M. Scott M. LaCoss -1% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 3-2 2 --- HOU G. Young M. LaCoss 2% 78% Double
b7 3-2 2 -2- HOU B. Doran M. LaCoss 1% 79% Intentional Walk
Craig Lefferts replaces Mike LaCoss pitching and batting 9th
Davey Lopes pinch hits for Denny Walling (3B) batting 3rd
b7 3-2 2 12- O HOU D. Lopes C. Lefferts -4% 75% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 3.
Top of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 2-3, Astros' Mike Scott facing 7-8-9
Ken Caminiti replaces Davey Lopes (PH) playing 3B batting 3rd
Chili Davis pinch hits for Robby Thompson (2B) batting 7th
t8 2-3 0 --- O SFG C. Davis M. Scott 5% 81% Groundout: SS-1B
Harry Spilman pinch hits for Jose Uribe (SS) batting 8th
t8 2-3 1 --- O SFG H. Spilman M. Scott 4% 84% Groundout: 1B unassisted
Joel Youngblood pinch hits for Craig Lefferts (P) batting 9th
t8 2-3 2 --- O SFG J. Youngblood M. Scott 3% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Ahead 3-2, Giants' Joe Price facing 4-5-6
Joe Price replaces Joel Youngblood (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Mark Wasinger replaces Chili Davis (PH) playing 2B batting 7th
Chris Speier replaces Harry Spilman (PH) playing SS batting 8th
b8 3-2 0 --- O HOU A. Ashby J. Price -1% 86% Popfly: 1B
b8 3-2 1 --- O HOU K. Bass J. Price -1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 3-2 2 --- R HOU J. Cruz J. Price 8% 93% Home Run
Don Robinson replaces Joe Price pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-2 2 --- O HOU G. Davis D. Robinson -0% 93% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 4.
Top of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 2-4, Astros' Mike Scott facing 1-2-3
t9 2-4 0 --- O SFG E. Milner M. Scott 4% 97% Groundout: P-1B
t9 2-4 1 --- O SFG K. Mitchell M. Scott 2% 99% Strikeout
t9 2-4 2 --- O SFG M. Aldrete M. Scott 1% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 2, Astros 4.

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