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@CHW
6
5
CAL
@CLE
1
3
OAK
@DET
4
6
MIL
@KCR
1
3
MIL
@KCR
0
3
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@MIN
4
0
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@TEX
4
6
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@TOR
4
3
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@LAD
2
10
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@MON
5
2
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@NYM
0
4
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@NYM
3
2
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@PHI
0
3
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@SDP
0
5
STL
@SFG
6
4
Friday, September 2, 1977,
, Royals Stadium
Attendance: 22,318, Time of Game: 2:04
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Brewers
0
58-82
 Lost 2 
6th, 26½ GB
at Royals
3
78-54
 Won 3 
1st
W: Paul Splittorff (12-6)
L: Bill Travers (4-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Brewers         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  1  2
Royals          0  0  1   2  0  0   0  0  X    3  8  0

Milwaukee Brewers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Steve Brye CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .241 .287 .417 .704 -0.108 1.05 0.000 -0.108 -1.1 2 0
Jim Wohlford LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .253 .290 .328 .617 -0.065 0.64 0.000 -0.065 -0.7 0 0
Don Money 3B-2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .283 .355 .474 .830 -0.030 0.57 0.016 -0.046 -0.4 0 3
Sal Bando DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250 .339 .400 .738 -0.072 0.68 0.000 -0.072 -0.8
Jim Wynn RF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .187 .299 .253 .552 0.014 0.63 0.040 -0.025 0.1 0 0
Ken McMullen 1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .222 .300 .378 .678 -0.048 1.00 0.000 -0.048 -0.5 9 1
   Cecil Cooper 1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .292 .321 .437 .757 -0.023 0.90 0.000 -0.023 -0.2 4 0
Robin Yount SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .303 .349 .385 .735 -0.029 0.92 0.026 -0.055 -0.3 3 7
Larry Haney C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .230 .240 .230 .470 -0.069 0.88 0.000 -0.069 -0.7 5 1
Lenn Sakata 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .170 .218 .224 .442 -0.036 0.70 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 0 4
   Charlie Moore PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .253 .304 .363 .667 0.023 0.62 0.023 0.000 0.2
   Jamie Quirk 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .249 .338 .587 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bill Travers P 1 0
   Eduardo Rodriguez P 0 0
Team Totals 28 0 1 0 3 9 31 .036 .129 .036 .165 -0.443 0.77 0.105 -0.547 -4.7 24 16
TB: C Moore.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 1.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Sakata-R Yount-K McMullen; L Sakata-R Yount-C Cooper.
E: D Money (15); K McMullen (2).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe Zdeb LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .304 .353 .400 .753 0.036 0.57 0.074 -0.038 0.1 2 0 CS
Hal McRae DH 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .286 .354 .501 .855 0.048 0.76 0.073 -0.026 0.2
George Brett 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .312 .375 .532 .907 -0.084 0.61 0.011 -0.095 -0.5 0 2 3B,GDP
Al Cowens RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .298 .341 .500 .841 -0.042 0.57 0.012 -0.054 -0.7 3 0
Amos Otis CF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .254 .348 .439 .786 0.031 0.49 0.053 -0.022 0.7 4 0
John Wathan C 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .316 .333 .481 .814 0.117 0.65 0.147 -0.030 0.6 9 0 3B
John Mayberry 1B 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .230 .341 .408 .750 -0.034 0.83 0.020 -0.054 -1.0 7 0 SF,GDP
Freddie Patek SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .263 .314 .360 .674 -0.020 0.47 0.011 -0.031 -0.3 1 3
Frank White 2B 3 1 1 0 0 2 3 .239 .286 .339 .625 0.007 0.49 0.027 -0.021 -0.2 0 1
Paul Splittorff P 1 1
Team Totals 29 3 8 3 2 4 32 .276 .313 .414 .726 0.059 0.60 0.428 -0.371 -1.1 27 7
3B: J Wathan (2, off B Travers); G Brett (12, off E Rodriguez).
SF: J Mayberry (6, off B Travers).
TB: J Wathan 4; G Brett 3; A Otis 2; H McRae; F White; J Zdeb.
GIDP: J Mayberry (11); G Brett (10).
RBI: H McRae (78); J Mayberry (68); J Wathan (16).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Baserunning
CS: J Zdeb (4, 2nd base by E Rodriguez/L Haney).

Milwaukee Brewers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Travers, L (4-8) 5 7 3 3 1 2 0 4.92 23 42 -0.137 0.75 -1.8
Eduardo Rodriguez 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.70 9 2 0 0.080 0.24 2.9
Team Totals 8 8 3 3 2 4 0 3.38 32 42 2 0 -0.057 0.60 1.1
B Travers faced 2 batters in the 6th inning.

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Paul Splittorff, W (12-6) 9 1 0 0 3 9 0 3.99 31 91 0.442 0.77 4.7
Team Totals 9 1 0 0 3 9 0 0.00 31 91 0.442 0.77 4.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - Dale Ford, 2B - Durwood Merrill, 3B - Don Denkinger.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: 22,318.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Brewers         Kansas City Royals
1 Steve Brye CF 1 Joe Zdeb LF
2 Jim Wohlford LF 2 Hal McRae DH
3 Don Money 3B 3 George Brett 3B
4 Sal Bando DH 4 Al Cowens RF
5 Jim Wynn RF 5 Amos Otis CF
6 Ken McMullen 1B 6 John Wathan C
7 Robin Yount SS 7 John Mayberry 1B
8 Larry Haney C 8 Freddie Patek SS
9 Lenn Sakata 2B 9 Frank White 2B
Bill Travers P Paul Splittorff P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 1-0 1 1-- R KCR J. Wathan B. Travers 13% 82% Triple to RF; Otis Scores
b3 1-0 1 12- OO KCR G. Brett B. Travers -8% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b3 0-0 1 1-3 R KCR H. McRae B. Travers 7% 70% Single to LF; White Scores; Zdeb to 2B
b3 0-0 1 1-- KCR J. Zdeb B. Travers 7% 63% Single to LF; White to 3B
t8 0-3 2 12- O MIL S. Brye P. Splittorff 4% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Brewers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O MIL S. Brye P. Splittorff 2% 52% Lineout: P
t1 0-0 1 --- O MIL J. Wohlford P. Splittorff 2% 54% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --- O MIL D. Money P. Splittorff 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O KCR J. Zdeb B. Travers -2% 53% Groundout: 1B-P
b1 0-0 1 --- O KCR H. McRae B. Travers -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O KCR G. Brett B. Travers -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Brewers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O MIL S. Bando P. Splittorff 2% 52% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 --- O MIL J. Wynn P. Splittorff 2% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O MIL K. McMullen P. Splittorff 1% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O KCR A. Cowens B. Travers -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O KCR A. Otis B. Travers -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-0 2 --- KCR J. Wathan B. Travers 1% 52% Single to LF
b2 0-0 2 1-- O KCR J. Mayberry B. Travers -2% 50% Foul Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 3rd, Brewers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O MIL R. Yount P. Splittorff 3% 53% Popfly: SS
t3 0-0 1 --- O MIL L. Haney P. Splittorff 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O MIL L. Sakata P. Splittorff 1% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O KCR F. Patek B. Travers -3% 53% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 --- KCR F. White B. Travers 3% 56% Single to CF
b3 0-0 1 1-- KCR J. Zdeb B. Travers 7% 63% Single to LF; White to 3B
b3 0-0 1 1-3 R KCR H. McRae B. Travers 7% 70% Single to LF; White Scores; Zdeb to 2B
b3 1-0 1 12- OO KCR G. Brett B. Travers -8% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 1.
Top of the 4th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-1, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 1-2-3
t4 0-1 0 --- O MIL S. Brye P. Splittorff 3% 65% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-1 1 --- O MIL J. Wohlford P. Splittorff 2% 67% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-1 2 --- MIL D. Money P. Splittorff -2% 66% Walk
t4 0-1 2 1-- O MIL S. Bando P. Splittorff 3% 69% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 4-5-6
b4 1-0 0 --- O KCR A. Cowens B. Travers -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 1-0 1 --- KCR A. Otis B. Travers 2% 69% Single to LF
b4 1-0 1 1-- R KCR J. Wathan B. Travers 13% 82% Triple to RF; Otis Scores
b4 2-0 1 --3 RO KCR J. Mayberry B. Travers 2% 84% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Wathan Scores
b4 3-0 2 --- KCR F. Patek B. Travers 1% 85% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Patek to 2B
b4 3-0 2 -2- O KCR F. White B. Travers -2% 84% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Top of the 5th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-3, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 5-6-7
t5 0-3 0 --- MIL J. Wynn P. Splittorff -4% 80% Walk
t5 0-3 0 1-- O MIL K. McMullen P. Splittorff 4% 83% Strikeout
t5 0-3 1 1-- O MIL R. Yount P. Splittorff 3% 86% Lineout: RF
t5 0-3 2 1-- O MIL L. Haney P. Splittorff 2% 88% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Ahead 3-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 1-2-3
b5 3-0 0 --- O KCR J. Zdeb B. Travers -1% 87% Lineout: CF
b5 3-0 1 --- O KCR H. McRae B. Travers -1% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 3-0 2 --- O KCR G. Brett B. Travers -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Top of the 6th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-3, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 9-1-2
t6 0-3 0 --- O MIL L. Sakata P. Splittorff 2% 89% Lineout: LF
t6 0-3 1 --- O MIL S. Brye P. Splittorff 2% 90% Lineout: LF
t6 0-3 2 --- O MIL J. Wohlford P. Splittorff 1% 91% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Ahead 3-0, Brewers' Bill Travers facing 4-5-6
b6 3-0 0 --- KCR A. Cowens B. Travers 1% 92% Walk
b6 3-0 0 1-- KCR A. Otis B. Travers 0% 92% E3 on Foul Ball
Cecil Cooper replaces Ken McMullen playing 1B batting 6th
b6 3-0 0 1-- KCR A. Otis B. Travers 3% 95% Single to LF; Cowens to 3B
Eduardo Rodriguez replaces Bill Travers pitching
b6 3-0 0 1-3 O KCR J. Wathan E. Rodriguez -3% 92% Fielder's Choice SS; Cowens out at Hm/SS-C; Otis to 2B
b6 3-0 1 12- OO KCR J. Mayberry E. Rodriguez -3% 89% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Top of the 7th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-3, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 3-4-5
t7 0-3 0 --- O MIL D. Money P. Splittorff 2% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 0-3 1 --- O MIL S. Bando P. Splittorff 2% 93% Strikeout
t7 0-3 2 --- O MIL J. Wynn P. Splittorff 1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Ahead 3-0, Brewers' Eduardo Rodriguez facing 8-9-1
b7 3-0 0 --- O KCR F. Patek E. Rodriguez -1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 3-0 1 --- O KCR F. White E. Rodriguez -0% 93% Strikeout
b7 3-0 2 --- KCR J. Zdeb E. Rodriguez 0% 93% Walk
b7 3-0 2 1-- O KCR H. McRae E. Rodriguez -1% 93% Zdeb Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Top of the 8th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-3, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 6-7-8
t8 0-3 0 --- O MIL C. Cooper P. Splittorff 2% 95% Strikeout
t8 0-3 1 --- MIL R. Yount P. Splittorff -3% 93% Walk
t8 0-3 1 1-- O MIL L. Haney P. Splittorff 3% 95% Lineout: CF
Charlie Moore pinch hits for Lenn Sakata (2B) batting 9th
t8 0-3 2 1-- MIL C. Moore P. Splittorff -2% 93% Single to LF; Yount to 2B
t8 0-3 2 12- O MIL S. Brye P. Splittorff 4% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Ahead 3-0, Brewers' Eduardo Rodriguez facing 2-3-4
Don Money moves from 3B to 2B
Jamie Quirk replaces Charlie Moore (PH) playing 3B batting 9th
b8 3-0 0 --- O KCR H. McRae E. Rodriguez -0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 3-0 1 --- KCR G. Brett E. Rodriguez 1% 98% Triple to RF
b8 3-0 1 --3 O KCR A. Cowens E. Rodriguez -1% 97% Foul Popfly: 1B
b8 3-0 2 --3 O KCR A. Otis E. Rodriguez -1% 97% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.
Top of the 9th, Brewers Batting, Behind 0-3, Royals' Paul Splittorff facing 2-3-4
t9 0-3 0 --- O MIL J. Wohlford P. Splittorff 2% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 0-3 1 --- O MIL D. Money P. Splittorff 1% 100% Lineout: CF
t9 0-3 2 --- O MIL S. Bando P. Splittorff 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 0, Royals 3.

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