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Sunday, April 15, 1984,
, Royals Stadium
Attendance: 16,056, Time of Game: 2:30
Brewers
3
3-7
 Won 2 
6th, 6 GB
at Royals
2
5-5
 Lost 2 
4th, 2 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Brewers         1  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    3  6  1
Royals          0  1  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    2 11  0

Milwaukee Brewers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Randy Ready 3B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .241 .353 .345 .698 0.017 0.78 0.072 -0.055 0.2 1 5
Robin Yount SS 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .270 .370 .378 .748 -0.004 1.50 0.087 -0.091 -0.4 1 4
Cecil Cooper 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .300 .391 .325 .716 0.065 1.57 0.128 -0.063 0.1 10 0
Ted Simmons DH 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .171 .194 .200 .394 0.323 1.99 0.387 -0.064 1.9 2B
   Paul Molitor PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .188 .133 .321 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Mark Brouhard LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .333 .333 .667 1.000 -0.025 0.95 0.030 -0.055 -0.2 3 0
   Ben Oglivie PH-LF 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .405 .485 .890 0.038 2.25 0.038 0.000 0.5 0 0
Charlie Moore RF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .207 .303 .345 .648 -0.034 0.98 0.021 -0.055 -0.4 0 0
   Dion James PH-RF 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .500 .455 .625 1.080 -0.049 2.94 0.000 -0.049 -1.0 0 0 SF
Bill Schroeder C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .125 .125 .125 .250 -0.071 1.12 0.024 -0.095 -0.5 4 0
Ed Romero 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 -0.084 1.38 0.011 -0.096 -0.5 3 3
   Jim Gantner PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .410 .439 .513 .952 -0.016 0.65 0.000 -0.016 -0.2 0 0
Rick Manning CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .303 .378 .455 .833 -0.096 0.94 0.000 -0.096 -0.8 4 0
Mike Caldwell P 0 0
   Rollie Fingers P 0 0
Team Totals 31 3 6 3 5 4 37 .194 .297 .226 .523 0.064 1.30 0.798 -0.735 -1.4 * 12
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: T Simmons (1, off D Jackson).
SF: D James (2, off D Quisenberry).
TB: T Simmons 3; M Brouhard; R Ready; B Schroeder; C Cooper.
RBI: T Simmons 2 (3); D James (3).
2-out RBI: T Simmons.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Ready-C Cooper; R Ready-E Romero-C Cooper.
E: B Oglivie (2).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Onix Concepcion SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .220 .273 .341 .614 0.013 0.90 0.060 -0.047 0.3 0 4
   Orlando Sanchez PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .250 .500 .750 -0.097 3.47 0.000 -0.097 -0.2
Darryl Motley RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .389 .389 .556 .944 -0.101 1.13 0.026 -0.127 -1.2 3 0 GDP
Frank White 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .278 .366 .361 .727 0.018 1.39 0.099 -0.081 0.7 2 5
Hal McRae DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .297 .357 .324 .681 -0.043 1.51 0.119 -0.162 -1.3 GDP
   John Wathan PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Butch Davis LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222 .317 .278 .595 -0.197 1.81 0.000 -0.197 -1.3 4 1
Steve Balboni 1B 4 2 2 0 0 1 4 .289 .357 .526 .883 0.004 1.47 0.118 -0.114 0.6 9 0 2·2B
Don Slaught C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .206 .282 .235 .517 -0.187 1.70 0.000 -0.187 -1.1 4 1
Greg Pryor 3B 3 0 2 2 0 0 3 .355 .394 .419 .813 0.197 1.20 0.216 -0.019 1.5 1 1
   Jorge Orta PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .370 .393 .519 .911 -0.064 2.61 0.000 -0.064 -0.2
Pat Sheridan CF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .278 .325 .528 .853 0.020 1.09 0.071 -0.051 -0.1 3 0
Danny Jackson P 0 0
   Bret Saberhagen P 0 0
   Dan Quisenberry P 0 1
Team Totals 37 2 11 2 0 4 37 .297 .297 .351 .649 -0.437 1.45 0.709 -1.146 -2.4 * 13
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: S Balboni 2 (3, 2 off M Caldwell).
TB: S Balboni 4; O Concepcion 2; F White 2; P Sheridan 2; G Pryor 2; D Motley.
GIDP: D Motley (1); H McRae (3).
RBI: G Pryor 2 (3).
2-out RBI: G Pryor.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Davis-D Slaught-F White-S Balboni.
Outfield Assists: B Davis (B Oglivie at 2nd base).

Milwaukee Brewers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Caldwell, W (2-1) 7.1 10 2 2 0 1 0 2.70 31 51 0.042 1.14 1.3
Rollie Fingers, S (2) 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 0 6.00 6 1 0 0.395 3.05 1.2
Team Totals 9 11 2 2 0 4 0 2.00 37 51 1 0 0.437 1.45 2.5

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Danny Jackson 5 4 1 1 2 4 0 1.80 21 57 0.173 1.03 1.5
Bret Saberhagen, H (1) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.77 7 0 0 0.175 1.18 1.0
Dan Quisenberry, BS (1), L (0-1) 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 2.00 9 0 0 -0.411 2.02 -1.0
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 5 4 0 3.00 37 57 0 0 -0.063 1.30 1.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Al Clark, 1B - Mike Reilly, 2B - Don Denkinger, 3B - Rich Garcia.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: 16,056.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Brewers         Kansas City Royals
1 Randy Ready 3B 1 Onix Concepcion SS
2 Robin Yount SS 2 Darryl Motley RF
3 Cecil Cooper 1B 3 Frank White 2B
4 Ted Simmons DH 4 Hal McRae DH
5 Mark Brouhard LF 5 Butch Davis LF
6 Charlie Moore RF 6 Steve Balboni 1B
7 Bill Schroeder C 7 Don Slaught C
8 Ed Romero 2B 8 Greg Pryor 3B
9 Rick Manning CF 9 Pat Sheridan CF
Mike Caldwell P Danny Jackson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 1-2 0 12- R MIL T. Simmons D. Quisenberry 29% 75% Single; Yount Scores; Cooper to 3B
t8 1-2 0 1-- MIL C. Cooper D. Quisenberry 13% 47% Single; Yount to 2B
b4 1-1 2 -2- R KCR G. Pryor M. Caldwell -12% 34% Single; Balboni Scores
b8 2-3 1 --- KCR H. McRae M. Caldwell -12% 64% Reached on E7 (Fly Ball); McRae to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- R MIL T. Simmons D. Jackson 10% 59% Double; Ready Scores

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' Danny Jackson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- MIL R. Ready D. Jackson 4% 54% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O MIL R. Yount D. Jackson -3% 50% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O MIL C. Cooper D. Jackson -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B; Ready to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- R MIL T. Simmons D. Jackson 10% 59% Double; Ready Scores
t1 1-0 2 -2- O MIL M. Brouhard D. Jackson -3% 56% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O KCR O. Concepcion M. Caldwell 2% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- KCR D. Motley M. Caldwell -3% 55% Single
b1 0-1 1 1-- KCR F. White M. Caldwell -7% 49% Single; Motley to 3B
b1 0-1 1 1-3 O KCR H. McRae M. Caldwell 7% 56% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b1 0-1 2 1-3 O KCR B. Davis M. Caldwell 5% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Brewers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- O MIL C. Moore D. Jackson -2% 59% Flyball: LF
t2 1-0 1 --- O MIL B. Schroeder D. Jackson -1% 57% Strikeout
t2 1-0 2 --- MIL E. Romero D. Jackson 1% 58% Walk
t2 1-0 2 1-- O MIL R. Manning D. Jackson -2% 56% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 6-7-8
b2 0-1 0 --- KCR S. Balboni M. Caldwell -7% 49% Double
b2 0-1 0 -2- O KCR D. Slaught M. Caldwell 5% 54% Flyball: CF
b2 0-1 1 -2- R KCR G. Pryor M. Caldwell -9% 45% Single; Balboni Scores
b2 1-1 1 1-- O KCR P. Sheridan M. Caldwell 3% 48% Strikeout
b2 1-1 2 1-- O KCR O. Concepcion M. Caldwell 2% 50% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Brewers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- O MIL R. Ready D. Jackson -3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 1-1 1 --- O MIL R. Yount D. Jackson -2% 46% Flyball: CF
t3 1-1 2 --- O MIL C. Cooper D. Jackson -1% 45% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 2-3-4
b3 1-1 0 --- O KCR D. Motley M. Caldwell 2% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-1 1 --- O KCR F. White M. Caldwell 2% 49% Flyball: CF
b3 1-1 2 --- O KCR H. McRae M. Caldwell 1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 1.
Top of the 4th, Brewers Batting, Tied 1-1, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 4-5-6
t4 1-1 0 --- O MIL T. Simmons D. Jackson -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 1-1 1 --- MIL M. Brouhard D. Jackson 3% 50% Single
t4 1-1 1 1-- O MIL C. Moore D. Jackson -3% 47% Strikeout
t4 1-1 2 1-- MIL B. Schroeder D. Jackson 2% 49% Single; Brouhard to 2B
t4 1-1 2 12- O MIL E. Romero D. Jackson -5% 44% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Tied 1-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 5-6-7
b4 1-1 0 --- O KCR B. Davis M. Caldwell 3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 1-1 1 --- KCR S. Balboni M. Caldwell -5% 42% Double
b4 1-1 1 -2- O KCR D. Slaught M. Caldwell 4% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 1-1 2 -2- R KCR G. Pryor M. Caldwell -12% 34% Single; Balboni Scores
b4 2-1 2 1-- O KCR P. Sheridan M. Caldwell 2% 36% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Top of the 5th, Brewers Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 9-1-2
t5 1-2 0 --- O MIL R. Manning D. Jackson -3% 33% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 1-2 1 --- MIL R. Ready D. Jackson 4% 36% Single
t5 1-2 1 1-- O MIL R. Yount D. Jackson -4% 32% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Yount to 1B
t5 1-2 2 1-- O MIL C. Cooper D. Jackson -3% 29% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 1-2-3
b5 2-1 0 --- KCR O. Concepcion M. Caldwell -3% 26% Single
b5 2-1 0 1-- O KCR D. Motley M. Caldwell 3% 29% Flyball: 2B
b5 2-1 1 1-- KCR F. White M. Caldwell -3% 25% Single; Concepcion to 2B
b5 2-1 1 12- OO KCR H. McRae M. Caldwell 8% 34% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Top of the 6th, Brewers Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Bret Saberhagen facing 4-5-6
Bret Saberhagen replaces Danny Jackson pitching
t6 1-2 0 --- O MIL T. Simmons B. Saberhagen -4% 30% Flyball: LF
t6 1-2 1 --- O MIL M. Brouhard B. Saberhagen -3% 27% Flyball: CF
t6 1-2 2 --- MIL C. Moore B. Saberhagen 2% 29% Walk
t6 1-2 2 1-- O MIL B. Schroeder B. Saberhagen -4% 26% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 5-6-7
b6 2-1 0 --- O KCR B. Davis M. Caldwell 2% 28% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 2-1 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni M. Caldwell 2% 29% Flyball: LF
b6 2-1 2 --- O KCR D. Slaught M. Caldwell 1% 30% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Top of the 7th, Brewers Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Bret Saberhagen facing 8-9-1
t7 1-2 0 --- O MIL E. Romero B. Saberhagen -4% 26% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-2 1 --- O MIL R. Manning B. Saberhagen -3% 23% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 1-2 2 --- O MIL R. Ready B. Saberhagen -2% 21% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 8-9-1
b7 2-1 0 --- O KCR G. Pryor M. Caldwell 2% 23% Flyball: LF
b7 2-1 1 --- KCR P. Sheridan M. Caldwell -2% 21% Single
b7 2-1 1 1-- KCR O. Concepcion M. Caldwell -3% 18% Single; Sheridan to 2B
b7 2-1 1 12- OO KCR D. Motley M. Caldwell 7% 25% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 1, Royals 2.
Top of the 8th, Brewers Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Dan Quisenberry facing 2-3-4
Dan Quisenberry replaces Bret Saberhagen pitching
t8 1-2 0 --- MIL R. Yount D. Quisenberry 9% 34% Walk
t8 1-2 0 1-- MIL C. Cooper D. Quisenberry 13% 47% Single; Yount to 2B
t8 1-2 0 12- R MIL T. Simmons D. Quisenberry 29% 75% Single; Yount Scores; Cooper to 3B
Ben Oglivie pinch hits for Mark Brouhard (LF) batting 5th
Paul Molitor pinch runs for Ted Simmons (DH) batting 4th
t8 2-2 0 1-3 MIL B. Oglivie D. Quisenberry 4% 79% Walk; Molitor to 2B
Dion James pinch hits for Charlie Moore (RF) batting 6th
t8 2-2 0 123 ROO MIL D. James D. Quisenberry -5% 74% Double Play: Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Cooper Scores; Molitor to 3B; Oglivie out at 2B/LF-C-2B-1B
t8 3-2 2 --3 O MIL B. Schroeder D. Quisenberry -4% 70% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 3, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-3, Brewers' Mike Caldwell facing 3-4-5
Ben Oglivie moves from PH to LF
Dion James moves from PH to RF
b8 2-3 0 --- O KCR F. White M. Caldwell 6% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-3 1 --- KCR H. McRae M. Caldwell -12% 64% Reached on E7 (Fly Ball); McRae to 2B
Rollie Fingers replaces Mike Caldwell pitching
John Wathan pinch runs for Hal McRae (DH) batting 4th
b8 2-3 1 -2- O KCR B. Davis R. Fingers 10% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 2-3 2 -2- O KCR S. Balboni R. Fingers 10% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Brewers 3, Royals 2.
Top of the 9th, Brewers Batting, Ahead 3-2, Royals' Dan Quisenberry facing 8-9-1
Jim Gantner pinch hits for Ed Romero (2B) batting 8th
t9 3-2 0 --- O MIL J. Gantner D. Quisenberry -2% 82% Flyball: LF
t9 3-2 1 --- O MIL R. Manning D. Quisenberry -1% 81% Flyball: RF
t9 3-2 2 --- O MIL R. Ready D. Quisenberry -1% 80% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Brewers 3, Royals 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-3, Brewers' Rollie Fingers facing 7-8-9
Jim Gantner moves from PH to 2B
b9 2-3 0 --- O KCR D. Slaught R. Fingers 9% 89% Strikeout
Jorge Orta pinch hits for Greg Pryor (3B) batting 8th
b9 2-3 1 --- O KCR J. Orta R. Fingers 6% 95% Flyball: SS
b9 2-3 2 --- KCR P. Sheridan R. Fingers -5% 90% Single
Orlando Sanchez pinch hits for Onix Concepcion (SS) batting 1st
b9 2-3 2 1-- O KCR O. Sanchez R. Fingers 10% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Brewers 3, Royals 2.

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