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Scores
Standings
SEA
@BOS
2
5
CHW
@KCR
5
6
OAK
@NYY
5
2
MIL
@TOR
8
9
HOU
@CHC
7
8
NYM
@LAD
2
7
PHI
@SDP
8
5
MON
@SFG
7
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Thursday, May 5, 1977,
, Royals Stadium
Attendance: 10,888, Time of Game: 2:38
White Sox
5
13-10
 Lost 1 
3rd, 1 GB
at Royals
6
14-10
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Doug Bird (2-0)
L: Ken Brett (3-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       1  0  0   2  1  0   1  0  0    5 10  1
Royals          1  0  1   1  1  2   0  0  X    6 11  1

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Alan Bannister SS 5 1 3 1 0 1 5 .326 .392 .402 .794 -0.009 1.89 0.158 -0.167 0.3 3 3
Jorge Orta 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .282 .330 .435 .765 0.041 1.66 0.178 -0.136 0.8 2 3
Richie Zisk RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .313 .374 .615 .988 -0.056 1.70 0.086 -0.142 -0.3 2 0 2B
Eric Soderholm DH 4 1 3 1 0 0 5 .346 .398 .641 1.039 0.178 1.47 0.235 -0.057 1.4 2·2B,SF
Jim Spencer 1B 4 0 0 1 0 2 5 .250 .284 .365 .649 -0.125 1.55 0.000 -0.125 -0.9 6 2 SF
Chet Lemon CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .293 .358 .537 .894 -0.133 1.69 0.078 -0.211 -0.9 5 0 CS,SF
Brian Downing LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .294 .500 .294 .794 -0.007 0.65 0.026 -0.033 -0.0 3 0
   Oscar Gamble PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .389 .511 .900 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Lamar Johnson PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .136 .174 .273 .447 -0.072 2.61 0.000 -0.072 -0.4
   Wayne Nordhagen LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Jim Essian C 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .304 .443 .500 .943 -0.037 1.31 0.053 -0.090 0.0 3 0
Jack Brohamer 3B 2 1 1 0 1 1 3 .214 .421 .357 .778 0.042 1.35 0.088 -0.047 0.1 0 0 2B
   Jerry Hairston PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .438 .250 .688 0.062 1.58 0.062 0.000 0.3
   Tim Nordbrook 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .643 .375 1.018 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Ken Brett P 0 2
   Bruce Dal Canton P 0 0
Team Totals 33 5 10 4 5 5 41 .303 .366 .424 .790 -0.116 1.55 0.964 -1.080 0.3 24 10
2B: E Soderholm 2 (4, 2 off D Bird); J Brohamer (2, off D Bird); R Zisk (5, off D Bird).
SF: E Soderholm (2, off P Splittorff); C Lemon (3, off D Bird); J Spencer (1, off D Bird).
TB: E Soderholm 5; A Bannister 3; J Brohamer 2; R Zisk 2; C Lemon; J Essian.
RBI: A Bannister (7); J Spencer (8); C Lemon (20); E Soderholm (13).
2-out RBI: A Bannister.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 13.
Fielding
PB: J Essian (2).
E: J Brohamer (2).
Baserunning
CS: C Lemon (2, 2nd base by P Splittorff POCS).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
George Brett 3B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .330 .407 .470 .877 0.173 1.22 0.222 -0.049 1.5 1 3 2·2B,SB
Hal McRae DH 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .343 .412 .471 .883 0.079 1.14 0.162 -0.083 -0.0 3B
Amos Otis CF 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .264 .307 .451 .757 0.144 1.09 0.219 -0.076 1.5 4 0 HR,SB,CS
John Mayberry 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .232 .311 .368 .680 -0.058 0.71 0.000 -0.058 -0.6 9 1
Al Cowens RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .289 .324 .474 .798 0.018 1.19 0.132 -0.114 -0.1 1 0 HR
Joe Zdeb LF 1 1 1 0 2 0 3 .273 .385 .273 .657 0.034 1.11 0.104 -0.070 0.3 1 1 CS
   Tom Poquette PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .388 .444 .510 .955 -0.036 1.32 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 1 0
Freddie Patek SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .301 .362 .410 .771 0.052 1.07 0.086 -0.034 0.4 1 2
Buck Martinez C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .238 .238 .286 .524 0.075 1.42 0.145 -0.070 0.2 7 0
Frank White 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .205 .250 .308 .558 -0.097 1.13 0.015 -0.112 -0.9 2 3 SB
Paul Splittorff P 0 2
   Doug Bird P 0 0
   Tom Hall P 0 0
   Mark Littell P 0 0
Team Totals 35 6 11 6 3 4 38 .314 .368 .600 .968 0.384 1.13 1.085 -0.702 1.9 27 12
2B: G Brett 2 (9, 2 off K Brett).
3B: H McRae (3, off K Brett).
HR: A Otis (4, off K Brett, 1st inn, 0 on, 2 outs); A Cowens (3, off K Brett, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
TB: A Otis 5; A Cowens 4; G Brett 4; H McRae 4; F Patek; B Martinez; F White; J Zdeb.
RBI: A Otis 2 (18); B Martinez (4); H McRae (13); A Cowens (17); G Brett (12).
2-out RBI: A Otis; G Brett.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
Fielding
E: P Splittorff (1).
Outfield Assists: J Zdeb (J Brohamer at home plate).
Baserunning
SB: G Brett (3, 3rd base off K Brett/J Essian); A Otis (3, 2nd base off B Dal Canton/J Essian); F White (4, 2nd base off B Dal Canton/J Essian).
CS: A Otis (2, 2nd base by K Brett POCS); J Zdeb (1, 2nd base by K Brett POCS).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ken Brett, L (3-2) 5.2 10 6 5 2 1 2 5.73 28 26 -0.495 1.23 -3.5
Bruce Dal Canton 2.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2.35 10 2 0 0.111 0.87 1.6
Team Totals 8 11 6 5 3 4 2 5.62 38 26 2 0 -0.384 1.13 -1.9

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Paul Splittorff 3.2 5 3 2 4 2 0 4.08 20 39 -0.183 1.23 -1.4
Doug Bird, W (2-0) 3 5 2 2 0 0 0 4.20 13 2 0 -0.062 1.67 -0.4
Tom Hall, H (1) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00 3 1 0 0.066 2.12 0.3
Mark Littell, S (4) 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.30 5 1 0 0.294 2.28 1.1
Team Totals 9 10 5 4 5 5 0 4.00 41 39 4 0 0.115 1.55 -0.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: P Splittorff (3; C Lemon, 2nd base (CS)); K Brett 2 (2; A Otis, 2nd base (CS), J Zdeb, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dave Phillips, 1B - Larry McCoy, 2B - Durwood Merrill, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 2:38.
Attendance: 10,888.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 75° F.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Kansas City Royals
1 Alan Bannister SS 1 George Brett 3B
2 Jorge Orta 2B 2 Hal McRae DH
3 Richie Zisk RF 3 Amos Otis CF
4 Eric Soderholm DH 4 John Mayberry 1B
5 Jim Spencer 1B 5 Al Cowens RF
6 Chet Lemon CF 6 Joe Zdeb LF
7 Brian Downing LF 7 Freddie Patek SS
8 Jim Essian C 8 Buck Martinez C
9 Jack Brohamer 3B 9 Frank White 2B
Ken Brett P Paul Splittorff P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 4-4 1 12- R KCR B. Martinez K. Brett 15% 77% Single to LF; Zdeb Scores; Patek to 2B
t7 4-6 0 -2- CHW E. Soderholm D. Bird -14% 59% Double to LF; Zisk to 3B
b4 2-3 0 --- R KCR A. Cowens K. Brett 13% 56% Home Run
t4 2-2 2 12- R CHW J. Orta P. Splittorff -12% 38% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Brohamer Scores/No RBI/unER; Bannister to 2B
t4 1-2 2 12- R CHW A. Bannister P. Splittorff -12% 51% Single to LF; Essian Scores; Brohamer to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHW A. Bannister P. Splittorff -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- CHW J. Orta P. Splittorff -5% 41% Walk; Bannister to 2B
t1 0-0 0 12- O CHW R. Zisk P. Splittorff 1% 42% Flyball: CF; Bannister to 3B; Orta to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -23 RO CHW E. Soderholm P. Splittorff 0% 42% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Bannister Scores
t1 1-0 2 -2- O CHW J. Spencer P. Splittorff 3% 45% Popfly: 3B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O KCR G. Brett K. Brett -2% 42% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O KCR H. McRae K. Brett -2% 41% Flyball: LF
b1 0-1 2 --- R KCR A. Otis K. Brett 10% 51% Inside-the-park Home Run to RF
b1 1-1 2 --- O KCR J. Mayberry K. Brett -1% 50% Popfly: SS
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 1.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 6-7-8
t2 1-1 0 --- O CHW C. Lemon P. Splittorff 2% 52% Groundout: P-1B
t2 1-1 1 --- CHW B. Downing P. Splittorff -3% 50% Walk
t2 1-1 1 1-- CHW J. Essian P. Splittorff -4% 46% Walk; Downing to 2B
t2 1-1 1 12- O CHW J. Brohamer P. Splittorff 5% 51% Strikeout
t2 1-1 2 12- O CHW A. Bannister P. Splittorff 4% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 5-6-7
b2 1-1 0 --- O KCR A. Cowens K. Brett -2% 53% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b2 1-1 1 --- KCR J. Zdeb K. Brett 3% 55% Walk
b2 1-1 1 1-- KCR F. Patek K. Brett 4% 59% Single to RF; Zdeb to 2B
b2 1-1 1 12- O KCR B. Martinez K. Brett -5% 54% Flyball: LF
b2 1-1 2 12- O KCR F. White K. Brett -4% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 1.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 2-3-4
t3 1-1 0 --- O CHW J. Orta P. Splittorff 3% 53% Popfly: SS
t3 1-1 1 --- O CHW R. Zisk P. Splittorff 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 1-1 2 --- CHW E. Soderholm P. Splittorff -1% 53% Single to RF
t3 1-1 2 1-- O CHW J. Spencer P. Splittorff 3% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 1-2-3
b3 1-1 0 --- O KCR G. Brett K. Brett -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-1 1 --- KCR H. McRae K. Brett 8% 61% Triple to CF
b3 1-1 1 --3 R KCR A. Otis K. Brett 6% 67% Single to LF; McRae Scores
b3 2-1 1 1-- O KCR J. Mayberry K. Brett -4% 63% Otis Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
b3 2-1 2 --- O KCR J. Mayberry K. Brett -1% 62% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Royals 2.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 6-7-8
t4 1-2 0 --- CHW C. Lemon P. Splittorff -5% 58% Single to CF
t4 1-2 0 1-- O CHW B. Downing P. Splittorff 8% 65% Lemon Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-2B-1B)
t4 1-2 1 --- O CHW B. Downing P. Splittorff 2% 67% Foul Popfly: 1B
t4 1-2 2 --- CHW J. Essian P. Splittorff -2% 66% Single (LF-CF)
t4 1-2 2 1-- CHW J. Brohamer P. Splittorff -3% 63% Walk; Essian to 2B
t4 1-2 2 12- R CHW A. Bannister P. Splittorff -12% 51% Single to LF; Essian Scores; Brohamer to 2B
t4 2-2 2 12- R CHW J. Orta P. Splittorff -12% 38% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Brohamer Scores/No RBI/unER; Bannister to 2B
Doug Bird replaces Paul Splittorff pitching
t4 3-2 2 12- O CHW R. Zisk D. Bird 4% 43% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 3, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-3, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 5-6-7
b4 2-3 0 --- R KCR A. Cowens K. Brett 13% 56% Home Run
b4 3-3 0 --- KCR J. Zdeb K. Brett 4% 60% Walk
b4 3-3 0 1-- O KCR F. Patek K. Brett -7% 53% Zdeb Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
b4 3-3 1 --- O KCR F. Patek K. Brett -2% 51% Popfly: 2B
b4 3-3 2 --- O KCR B. Martinez K. Brett -1% 50% Flyball: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Royals 3.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Royals' Doug Bird facing 4-5-6
t5 3-3 0 --- CHW E. Soderholm D. Bird -8% 42% Double to LF
t5 3-3 0 -2- O CHW J. Spencer D. Bird 2% 44% Flyball: CF; Soderholm to 3B
t5 3-3 1 --3 RO CHW C. Lemon D. Bird -3% 40% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Soderholm Scores
t5 4-3 2 --- O CHW B. Downing D. Bird 1% 42% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Royals 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Behind 3-4, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 9-1-2
b5 3-4 0 --- O KCR F. White K. Brett -3% 38% Flyball: RF
b5 3-4 1 --- KCR G. Brett K. Brett 6% 44% Double to RF
b5 3-4 1 -2- KCR H. McRae K. Brett 4% 49% Brett Steals 3B
b5 3-4 1 --3 R KCR H. McRae K. Brett 8% 57% Single to CF; Brett Scores
b5 4-4 1 1-- O KCR A. Otis K. Brett -4% 53% Flyball: RF
b5 4-4 2 1-- O KCR J. Mayberry K. Brett -3% 50% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Royals 4.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Tied 4-4, Royals' Doug Bird facing 8-9-1
t6 4-4 0 --- O CHW J. Essian D. Bird 3% 53% Popfly: 2B
t6 4-4 1 --- CHW J. Brohamer D. Bird -6% 47% Double to RF
t6 4-4 1 -2- O CHW A. Bannister D. Bird 5% 52% Single to LF; Brohamer out at Hm/LF-C; Bannister to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
t6 4-4 2 -2- O CHW J. Orta D. Bird 5% 58% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Royals 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 4-4, White Sox' Ken Brett facing 5-6-7
b6 4-4 0 --- O KCR A. Cowens K. Brett -3% 54% Lineout: CF
b6 4-4 1 --- KCR J. Zdeb K. Brett 4% 58% Single to CF
b6 4-4 1 1-- KCR F. Patek K. Brett 5% 63% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Zdeb to 2B
b6 4-4 1 12- R KCR B. Martinez K. Brett 15% 77% Single to LF; Zdeb Scores; Patek to 2B
b6 5-4 1 12- O KCR F. White K. Brett -3% 74% Flyball: CF; Patek to 3B
b6 5-4 2 1-3 R KCR G. Brett K. Brett 11% 85% Double to RF; Patek Scores/unER; Martinez to 3B
Bruce Dal Canton replaces Ken Brett pitching
b6 6-4 2 -23 O KCR H. McRae B. Dal Canton -3% 81% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Royals 6.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Royals' Doug Bird facing 3-4-5
t7 4-6 0 --- CHW R. Zisk D. Bird -9% 73% Double to CF
t7 4-6 0 -2- CHW E. Soderholm D. Bird -14% 59% Double to LF; Zisk to 3B
t7 4-6 0 -23 RO CHW J. Spencer D. Bird 2% 60% Lineout: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Zisk Scores; Soderholm to 3B
t7 5-6 1 --3 O CHW C. Lemon D. Bird 11% 72% Groundout: 3B-1B
Tom Hall replaces Doug Bird pitching
Oscar Gamble pinch hits for Brian Downing (LF) batting 7th
Lamar Johnson pinch hits for Oscar Gamble batting 7th
t7 5-6 2 --3 O CHW L. Johnson T. Hall 7% 79% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 5, Royals 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Ahead 6-5, White Sox' Bruce Dal Canton facing 3-4-5
Wayne Nordhagen replaces Lamar Johnson (PH) playing LF batting 7th
b7 6-5 0 --- KCR A. Otis B. Dal Canton 3% 82% Walk
b7 6-5 0 1-- KCR J. Mayberry B. Dal Canton 3% 84% Otis Steals 2B
b7 6-5 0 -2- O KCR J. Mayberry B. Dal Canton -1% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B; Otis to 3B
b7 6-5 1 --3 O KCR A. Cowens B. Dal Canton -6% 78% Strikeout
Tom Poquette pinch hits for Joe Zdeb (LF) batting 6th
b7 6-5 2 --3 O KCR T. Poquette B. Dal Canton -4% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 5, Royals 6.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 5-6, Royals' Tom Hall facing 8-9-1
Tom Poquette moves from PH to LF
t8 5-6 0 --- O CHW J. Essian T. Hall 6% 80% Flyball: LF
Jerry Hairston pinch hits for Jack Brohamer (3B) batting 9th
t8 5-6 1 --- CHW J. Hairston T. Hall -6% 74% Walk
Mark Littell replaces Tom Hall pitching
t8 5-6 1 1-- O CHW A. Bannister M. Littell 7% 81% Strikeout
t8 5-6 2 1-- O CHW J. Orta M. Littell 6% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 5, Royals 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Ahead 6-5, White Sox' Bruce Dal Canton facing 7-8-9
Tim Nordbrook replaces Jerry Hairston (PH) playing 3B batting 9th
b8 6-5 0 --- O KCR F. Patek B. Dal Canton -1% 85% Flyball: CF
b8 6-5 1 --- O KCR B. Martinez B. Dal Canton -1% 84% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 6-5 2 --- KCR F. White B. Dal Canton 1% 85% Single to CF
b8 6-5 2 1-- KCR G. Brett B. Dal Canton 1% 86% White Steals 2B
b8 6-5 2 -2- KCR G. Brett B. Dal Canton 1% 87% Strikeout, Passed Ball; White to 3B; Brett to 1B
b8 6-5 2 1-3 O KCR H. McRae B. Dal Canton -3% 83% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 5, Royals 6.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 5-6, Royals' Mark Littell facing 3-4-5
t9 5-6 0 --- O CHW R. Zisk M. Littell 7% 91% Foul Popfly: C
t9 5-6 1 --- O CHW E. Soderholm M. Littell 5% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 5-6 2 --- O CHW J. Spencer M. Littell 4% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 5, Royals 6.

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