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Scores
Standings
BAL
@DET
3
8
OAK
@KCR
2
9
TEX
@SEA
10
3
Thursday, June 26, 1986,
, Royals Stadium
Attendance: 35,017, Time of Game: 2:33
Athletics
2
29-45
 Lost 2 
6th, 11½ GB
at Royals
9
37-35
 Won 2 
3rd, 2½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    2 12  0
Royals          4  4  0   0  0  0   1  0  X    9 12  1

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tony Phillips 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .253 .355 .329 .684 -0.068 0.50 0.000 -0.068 -1.7 1 2
Carney Lansford 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .288 .339 .400 .739 -0.009 0.38 0.026 -0.035 -0.2 6 1
Jose Canseco RF-LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .267 .363 .520 .883 0.030 0.34 0.041 -0.010 -0.1 1 0
Dave Kingman DH 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .209 .255 .435 .690 0.046 0.48 0.058 -0.012 -0.2
Dusty Baker LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .252 .313 .313 .625 -0.075 1.28 0.000 -0.075 -0.9 0 0
   Stan Javier CF 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .183 .318 .254 .571 0.006 0.05 0.006 0.000 0.4 4 0
Donnie Hill 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .303 .346 .395 .740 -0.065 0.86 0.013 -0.078 -0.1 1 2
Mike Davis CF-RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .249 .300 .437 .737 0.013 0.56 0.038 -0.025 -1.0 1 0 SB
Alfredo Griffin SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .288 .336 .366 .701 -0.031 0.38 0.003 -0.034 -1.0 1 2
Mickey Tettleton C 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .198 .280 .321 .601 0.073 0.29 0.075 -0.002 2.2 8 0 2B
Rick Langford P 0 0
   Dave Stewart P 1 2
   Doug Bair P 0 0
Team Totals 40 2 12 1 1 5 41 .300 .317 .325 .642 -0.080 0.46 0.260 -0.339 -2.7 24 9
2B: M Tettleton (4, off C Leibrandt).
TB: M Tettleton 3; D Hill 2; J Canseco 2; C Lansford 2; S Javier 2; M Davis; A Griffin.
RBI: M Tettleton (10).
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 2 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Stewart-A Griffin-C Lansford.
Baserunning
SB: M Davis (10, 2nd base off C Leibrandt/J Quirk).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Wilson CF 5 2 3 0 0 1 5 .267 .325 .361 .686 0.069 0.37 0.070 -0.001 0.5 3 0
   Lynn Jones CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .259 .091 .350 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Lonnie Smith LF 3 2 1 2 2 1 5 .250 .352 .369 .721 0.175 0.47 0.175 -0.001 2.2 3 0 3B
   Mike Brewer RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .263 .235 .498 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Rudy Law RF-LF 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .278 .345 .414 .759 0.075 0.41 0.079 -0.004 1.3 4 0 2B
George Brett 3B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .291 .433 .457 .890 -0.011 0.29 0.020 -0.031 1.2 1 5
   Angel Salazar 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .271 .289 .560 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Jorge Orta DH 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .322 .364 .430 .794 0.100 0.32 0.109 -0.008 1.6 HR
Steve Balboni 1B 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .216 .284 .440 .724 -0.015 0.13 0.000 -0.015 -1.3 8 0 SF
Greg Pryor 2B-3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .227 .227 .273 .500 -0.012 0.11 0.000 -0.012 -1.4 1 0 GDP
Jamie Quirk C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .229 .313 .371 .684 0.016 0.14 0.019 -0.003 0.6 5 0 2B
Buddy Biancalana SS 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .281 .339 .421 .760 0.025 0.21 0.027 -0.002 0.1 2 2
Charlie Leibrandt P 0 0
   Dan Quisenberry P 0 0
Team Totals 34 9 12 9 3 6 38 .353 .395 .559 .954 0.422 0.28 0.499 -0.077 4.8 27 8
2B: R Law (20, off R Langford); J Quirk (4, off D Bair).
3B: L Smith (4, off R Langford).
HR: J Orta (2, off R Langford, 1st inn, 1 on, 1 out to 3B).
SF: S Balboni (4, off D Stewart).
TB: J Orta 5; J Quirk 3; R Law 3; W Wilson 3; L Smith 3; B Biancalana; G Brett.
GIDP: G Pryor (1).
RBI: R Law 3 (30); J Orta 2 (23); L Smith 2 (20); S Balboni (41); G Brett (38).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 5 for 13.
Fielding
E: G Pryor (1).

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Rick Langford, L (1-8) 1 8 8 8 1 2 1 6.66 12 6 -0.434 0.74 -7.5
Dave Stewart 6 3 1 1 2 3 0 5.45 22 2 1 0.013 0.08 2.1
Doug Bair 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.48 4 0 0 0.000 0.01 0.5
Team Totals 8 12 9 9 3 6 1 10.12 38 6 2 1 -0.421 0.28 -4.8
R Langford faced 5 batters in the 2nd inning.

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Charlie Leibrandt, W (8-5) 8 11 2 1 1 5 0 3.83 37 58 0.078 0.51 2.2
Dan Quisenberry 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.02 4 0 0 0.001 0.04 0.5
Team Totals 9 12 2 1 1 5 0 1.00 41 58 0 0 0.079 0.46 2.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Rich Garcia, 1B - Tim Tschida, 2B - Dale Ford, 3B - Greg Kosc.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 35,017.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 1-- R KCR L. Smith R. Langford 14% 72% Triple to RF (Line Drive to RF Line); Wilson Scores
b1 2-0 1 -2- RR KCR J. Orta R. Langford 11% 85% Inside-the-park Home Run to LF (Line Drive); Law Scores
t1 0-0 1 123 O OAK D. Baker C. Leibrandt 7% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 2 123 O OAK D. Hill C. Leibrandt 7% 55% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t2 0-4 1 -2- R OAK M. Tettleton C. Leibrandt -7% 76% Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Davis Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O OAK T. Phillips C. Leibrandt 2% 52% Lineout: SS
t1 0-0 1 --- OAK C. Lansford C. Leibrandt -2% 50% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
t1 0-0 1 1-- OAK J. Canseco C. Leibrandt -3% 46% Single to LF (Line Drive to LF-CF); Lansford to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- OAK D. Kingman C. Leibrandt -6% 40% Walk; Lansford to 3B; Canseco to 2B
t1 0-0 1 123 O OAK D. Baker C. Leibrandt 7% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 2 123 O OAK D. Hill C. Leibrandt 7% 55% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Rick Langford facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- KCR W. Wilson R. Langford 3% 58% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
b1 0-0 0 1-- R KCR L. Smith R. Langford 14% 72% Triple to RF (Line Drive to RF Line); Wilson Scores
b1 1-0 0 --3 R KCR R. Law R. Langford 5% 77% Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Smith Scores
b1 2-0 0 -2- O KCR G. Brett R. Langford -3% 74% Flyball: CF
b1 2-0 1 -2- RR KCR J. Orta R. Langford 11% 85% Inside-the-park Home Run to LF (Line Drive); Law Scores
b1 4-0 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni R. Langford -1% 85% Strikeout
b1 4-0 2 --- O KCR G. Pryor R. Langford -0% 84% Strikeout Looking
4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Royals 4.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-4, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 7-8-9
t2 0-4 0 --- OAK M. Davis C. Leibrandt -3% 81% Single to RF (Line Drive)
t2 0-4 0 1-- O OAK A. Griffin C. Leibrandt 2% 83% Strikeout, Davis Steals 2B
t2 0-4 1 -2- R OAK M. Tettleton C. Leibrandt -7% 76% Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Davis Scores
t2 1-4 1 -2- O OAK T. Phillips C. Leibrandt 3% 79% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 1-4 2 -2- O OAK C. Lansford C. Leibrandt 3% 82% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 4.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Ahead 4-1, Athletics' Rick Langford facing 8-9-1
b2 4-1 0 --- KCR J. Quirk R. Langford 2% 84% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b2 4-1 0 1-- KCR B. Biancalana R. Langford 3% 87% Single to LF (Line Drive); Quirk to 2B
b2 4-1 0 12- KCR W. Wilson R. Langford 3% 90% Single to RF (Line Drive); Quirk to 3B; Biancalana to 2B
b2 4-1 0 123 R KCR L. Smith R. Langford 3% 93% Walk; Quirk Scores; Biancalana to 3B; Wilson to 2B
b2 5-1 0 123 RR KCR R. Law R. Langford 3% 96% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Biancalana Scores; Wilson Scores; Smith to 2B
Dave Stewart replaces Rick Langford pitching
b2 7-1 0 12- R KCR G. Brett D. Stewart 2% 98% Single to CF (Line Drive); Smith Scores; Law to 3B; Brett to 2B/Adv on throw
b2 8-1 0 -23 O KCR J. Orta D. Stewart -1% 97% Fielder's Choice 3B; Law out at Hm/3B-C; Brett to 3B; Orta to 1B
b2 8-1 1 1-3 O KCR S. Balboni D. Stewart -1% 97% Foul Flyball: C
b2 8-1 2 1-3 O KCR G. Pryor D. Stewart -1% 96% Flyball: RF
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 3-4-5
t3 1-8 0 --- O OAK J. Canseco C. Leibrandt 1% 97% Lineout: 3B
t3 1-8 1 --- O OAK D. Kingman C. Leibrandt 0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 1-8 2 --- O OAK D. Baker C. Leibrandt 0% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Ahead 8-1, Athletics' Dave Stewart facing 8-9-1
Jose Canseco moves from RF to LF
Stan Javier replaces Dusty Baker (LF) playing CF batting 5th
Mike Davis moves from CF to RF
b3 8-1 0 --- O KCR J. Quirk D. Stewart -0% 97% Flyball: 2B
b3 8-1 1 --- O KCR B. Biancalana D. Stewart -0% 97% Strikeout
b3 8-1 2 --- KCR W. Wilson D. Stewart 0% 97% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
b3 8-1 2 1-- KCR L. Smith D. Stewart 0% 97% Walk; Wilson to 2B
b3 8-1 2 12- O KCR R. Law D. Stewart -0% 97% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 6-7-8
t4 1-8 0 --- O OAK D. Hill C. Leibrandt 1% 98% Flyball: RF
t4 1-8 1 --- O OAK M. Davis C. Leibrandt 0% 98% Flyball: CF
t4 1-8 2 --- OAK A. Griffin C. Leibrandt -0% 98% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t4 1-8 2 1-- OAK M. Tettleton C. Leibrandt -1% 97% Single to RF (Fly Ball to Deep 2B); Griffin to 3B
t4 1-8 2 1-3 O OAK T. Phillips C. Leibrandt 1% 98% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Ahead 8-1, Athletics' Dave Stewart facing 4-5-6
b4 8-1 0 --- O KCR G. Brett D. Stewart -0% 98% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 8-1 1 --- O KCR J. Orta D. Stewart -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 8-1 2 --- O KCR S. Balboni D. Stewart -0% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 2-3-4
t5 1-8 0 --- O OAK C. Lansford C. Leibrandt 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 1-8 1 --- OAK J. Canseco C. Leibrandt -1% 98% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF)
t5 1-8 1 1-- O OAK D. Kingman C. Leibrandt 1% 98% Strikeout
t5 1-8 2 1-- OAK S. Javier C. Leibrandt -0% 98% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Canseco to 2B
t5 1-8 2 12- OAK D. Hill C. Leibrandt -1% 97% Single to CF (Line Drive); Canseco to 3B; Javier to 2B
t5 1-8 2 123 O OAK M. Davis C. Leibrandt 2% 99% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Ahead 8-1, Athletics' Dave Stewart facing 7-8-9
b5 8-1 0 --- O KCR G. Pryor D. Stewart -0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
b5 8-1 1 --- O KCR J. Quirk D. Stewart -0% 99% Flyball: CF
b5 8-1 2 --- O KCR B. Biancalana D. Stewart -0% 98% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 8-9-1
t6 1-8 0 --- O OAK A. Griffin C. Leibrandt 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 1-8 1 --- O OAK M. Tettleton C. Leibrandt 0% 99% Flyball: RF
t6 1-8 2 --- O OAK T. Phillips C. Leibrandt 0% 99% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Ahead 8-1, Athletics' Dave Stewart facing 1-2-3
b6 8-1 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson D. Stewart -0% 99% Strikeout
b6 8-1 1 --- O KCR L. Smith D. Stewart -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 8-1 2 --- O KCR R. Law D. Stewart -0% 99% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-8, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 2-3-4
t7 1-8 0 --- O OAK C. Lansford C. Leibrandt 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-8 1 --- O OAK J. Canseco C. Leibrandt 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t7 1-8 2 --- O OAK D. Kingman C. Leibrandt 0% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Ahead 8-1, Athletics' Dave Stewart facing 4-5-6
b7 8-1 0 --- KCR G. Brett D. Stewart 0% 100% Walk
b7 8-1 0 1-- KCR J. Orta D. Stewart 0% 100% Single to RF (Line Drive); Brett to 3B
b7 8-1 0 1-3 RO KCR S. Balboni D. Stewart 0% 100% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Brett Scores
b7 9-1 1 1-- OO KCR G. Pryor D. Stewart -0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Royals 9.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-9, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 5-6-7
Angel Salazar replaces George Brett (3B) playing 2B batting 4th
Greg Pryor moves from 2B to 3B
t8 1-9 0 --- OAK S. Javier C. Leibrandt -0% 100% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t8 1-9 0 1-- OAK D. Hill C. Leibrandt -0% 99% Single to LF (Line Drive); Javier to 2B
t8 1-9 0 12- O OAK M. Davis C. Leibrandt 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t8 1-9 1 12- O OAK A. Griffin C. Leibrandt 0% 100% Flyball: LF
t8 1-9 2 12- R OAK M. Tettleton C. Leibrandt -0% 100% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Javier Scores/No RBI/unER; Hill to 3B; Tettleton to 1B
t8 2-9 2 1-3 O OAK T. Phillips C. Leibrandt 0% 100% Lineout: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 2, Royals 9.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Ahead 9-2, Athletics' Doug Bair facing 8-9-1
Doug Bair replaces Dave Stewart pitching
b8 9-2 0 --- KCR J. Quirk D. Bair 0% 100% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b8 9-2 0 -2- O KCR B. Biancalana D. Bair 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B; Quirk to 3B
b8 9-2 1 --3 O KCR W. Wilson D. Bair -0% 100% Flyball: 3B
b8 9-2 2 --3 O KCR L. Smith D. Bair -0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Royals 9.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-9, Royals' Dan Quisenberry facing 2-3-4
Dan Quisenberry replaces Charlie Leibrandt pitching
Rudy Law moves from RF to LF
Lynn Jones replaces Willie Wilson playing CF batting 1st
Mike Brewer replaces Lonnie Smith (LF) playing RF batting 2nd
t9 2-9 0 --- OAK C. Lansford D. Quisenberry -0% 100% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF)
t9 2-9 0 1-- O OAK J. Canseco D. Quisenberry 0% 100% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t9 2-9 1 1-- O OAK D. Kingman D. Quisenberry 0% 100% Flyball: 1B
t9 2-9 2 1-- O OAK S. Javier D. Quisenberry 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Royals 9.

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