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CHW
@KCR
0
1
CLE
@MIL
15
4
SFG
@MON
2
4
Thursday, September 4, 1986,
, Royals Stadium
Attendance: 21,348, Time of Game: 2:43
White Sox
0
58-75
 Lost 2 
5th, 18 GB
at Royals
1
62-72
 Won 2 
4th, 14½ GB
W: Steve Farr (8-3)
L: Bill Dawley (0-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  1
Royals          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  X    1  5  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Daryl Boston CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .305 .362 .483 .845 -0.192 2.21 0.017 -0.209 -1.5 1 1 GDP,IW
Tim Hulett 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .247 .281 .412 .694 -0.147 1.83 0.024 -0.172 -1.0 3 0
Harold Baines RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .296 .339 .473 .812 -0.015 1.17 0.090 -0.105 -0.5 4 0 2B,GDP
Ron Hassey DH 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .305 .389 .475 .863 -0.007 1.25 0.041 -0.049 -0.0
Carlton Fisk LF-C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .215 .262 .327 .589 -0.149 1.52 0.000 -0.149 -1.0 7 0
Dave Cochrane 3B 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .125 .364 .250 .614 0.068 1.84 0.171 -0.103 0.7 1 0
Ozzie Guillen SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .255 .270 .315 .585 -0.078 1.96 0.067 -0.144 -0.2 0 1 SH
Russ Morman 1B 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .281 .336 .396 .732 -0.028 1.81 0.073 -0.101 0.0 4 0
Ron Karkovice C 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .220 .267 .390 .657 -0.080 1.67 0.022 -0.102 -0.6 4 1
   Jerry Hairston PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .284 .354 .408 .763 -0.061 3.22 0.000 -0.061 -0.4
   Steve Lyons LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .237 .290 .321 .612 -0.038 1.44 0.000 -0.038 -0.1 0 0
Jose DeLeon P 0 0
   Bill Dawley P 0 0
   Ray Searage P 0 0
   Bobby Thigpen P 0 0
Team Totals 27 0 3 0 8 9 36 .111 .314 .148 .462 -0.727 1.74 0.505 -1.233 -4.7 24 3
2B: H Baines (23, off M Gubicza).
SH: O Guillen (5, off M Gubicza).
IBB: D Boston (3, by M Gubicza).
TB: H Baines 2; T Hulett; O Guillen.
GIDP: H Baines (14); D Boston (2).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 0 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Boston-R Morman.
E: O Guillen (17).
Outfield Assists: D Boston (W Wilson at 1st base).

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lonnie Smith LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .275 .351 .378 .729 -0.010 1.42 0.083 -0.094 -0.0 0 0
   Jim Sundberg C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .303 .290 .593 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Willie Wilson CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .264 .312 .352 .664 -0.063 0.88 0.024 -0.087 -0.9 6 0
Jorge Orta DH 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .284 .333 .416 .749 -0.094 0.92 0.000 -0.094 -0.9
   Hal McRae PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .298 .373 .671 0.010 1.16 0.010 0.000 0.4 HBP
Steve Balboni 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .234 .288 .458 .746 -0.133 1.22 0.000 -0.133 -1.5 5 0
Frank White 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .262 .315 .444 .759 -0.108 1.06 0.000 -0.108 -1.3 1 4
Mike Kingery RF 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .252 .287 .368 .654 0.030 0.65 0.044 -0.014 0.2 3 0 SB
Jamie Quirk C-3B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .194 .271 .302 .573 -0.062 1.28 0.010 -0.072 -0.4 8 0
Greg Pryor 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .180 .189 .202 .391 -0.066 1.29 0.000 -0.066 -0.6 0 0
   Kevin Seitzer PH-LF 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.064 1.81 0.064 0.000 0.4 1 0
Buddy Biancalana SS 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .257 .333 .327 .661 0.024 0.79 0.039 -0.015 0.3 2 2
   Rudy Law PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263 .332 .393 .725 0.182 2.65 0.182 0.000 1.1 SH
   Angel Salazar PR-SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .262 .319 .581 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Mark Gubicza P 0 1
   Steve Farr P 0 0
Team Totals 28 1 5 1 2 9 32 .179 .258 .179 .437 -0.226 1.13 0.456 -0.683 -3.2 27 7
SH: R Law (2, off B Dawley).
HBP: H McRae (1, by B Thigpen).
TB: M Kingery 2; K Seitzer; L Smith; B Biancalana.
RBI: L Smith (34).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. F White-B Biancalana-S Balboni 2.
Baserunning
SB: M Kingery (5, 2nd base off J DeLeon/R Karkovice).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jose DeLeon 6 2 0 0 2 5 0 4.06 21 71 0.361 0.96 3.1
Bill Dawley, L (0-6) 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 3.29 7 0 0 -0.239 1.62 -1.8
Ray Searage 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.61 1 2 0 0.031 0.61 0.7
Bobby Thigpen 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.86 3 2 0 0.074 1.40 1.2
Team Totals 8 5 1 0 2 9 0 0.00 32 71 4 0 0.227 1.13 3.2
B Dawley faced 3 batters in the 8th inning.

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mark Gubicza 7.1 3 0 0 8 6 0 3.94 31 70 0.382 1.59 3.2
Steve Farr, W (8-3) 1.2 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.55 5 2 0 0.345 2.76 1.5
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 8 9 0 0.00 36 70 2 0 0.727 1.74 4.7
Balks: None.
WP: M Gubicza 2 (15).
HBP: B Thigpen (1; H McRae).
IBB: M Gubicza (1; D Boston).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tim McClelland, 1B - John Hirschbeck, 2B - Larry Barnett, 3B - Rocky Roe.
Time of Game: 2:43.
Attendance: 21,348.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         Kansas City Royals
1 Daryl Boston CF 1 Lonnie Smith LF
2 Tim Hulett 2B 2 Willie Wilson CF
3 Harold Baines RF 3 Jorge Orta DH
4 Ron Hassey DH 4 Steve Balboni 1B
5 Carlton Fisk LF 5 Frank White 2B
6 Dave Cochrane 3B 6 Mike Kingery RF
7 Ozzie Guillen SS 7 Jamie Quirk C
8 Russ Morman 1B 8 Greg Pryor 3B
9 Ron Karkovice C 9 Buddy Biancalana SS
Jose DeLeon P Mark Gubicza P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b8 0-0 0 1-- KCR R. Law B. Dawley 18% 85% Reached on E6/Sacrifice Bunt; Seitzer to 3B; Law to 2B
t5 0-0 1 -23 O CHW R. Karkovice M. Gubicza 10% 49% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 12- OO CHW D. Boston M. Gubicza 10% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t5 0-0 2 123 O CHW T. Hulett M. Gubicza 10% 57% Flyball: 1B
t8 0-0 2 12- O CHW D. Cochrane S. Farr 9% 61% Strikeout

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' Mark Gubicza facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW D. Boston M. Gubicza 2% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- CHW T. Hulett M. Gubicza -2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO CHW H. Baines M. Gubicza 5% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O KCR L. Smith J. DeLeon -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- KCR W. Wilson J. DeLeon 2% 55% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-- OO KCR J. Orta J. DeLeon -5% 50% Double Play: Flyball: CF-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Hassey M. Gubicza 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 --- O CHW C. Fisk M. Gubicza 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 --- O CHW D. Cochrane M. Gubicza 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O KCR S. Balboni J. DeLeon -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 0-0 1 --- O KCR F. White J. DeLeon -2% 51% Strikeout
b2 0-0 2 --- KCR M. Kingery J. DeLeon 1% 52% Single to CF
b2 0-0 2 1-- KCR J. Quirk J. DeLeon 1% 53% Kingery Steals 2B
b2 0-0 2 -2- KCR J. Quirk J. DeLeon 1% 54% Walk
b2 0-0 2 12- O KCR G. Pryor J. DeLeon -4% 50% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- CHW O. Guillen M. Gubicza -4% 46% Single to 2B
t3 0-0 0 1-- CHW R. Morman M. Gubicza -3% 43% Wild Pitch; Guillen to 2B
t3 0-0 0 -2- O CHW R. Morman M. Gubicza 5% 48% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 -2- CHW R. Karkovice M. Gubicza -2% 46% Walk
t3 0-0 1 12- OO CHW D. Boston M. Gubicza 10% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- KCR B. Biancalana J. DeLeon 4% 60% Single/Bunt
b3 0-0 0 1-- O KCR L. Smith J. DeLeon -4% 56% Flyball: RF
b3 0-0 1 1-- O KCR W. Wilson J. DeLeon -3% 53% Flyball: RF
b3 0-0 2 1-- O KCR J. Orta J. DeLeon -3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O CHW T. Hulett M. Gubicza 3% 53% Lineout: CF
t4 0-0 1 --- O CHW H. Baines M. Gubicza 2% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 2 --- CHW R. Hassey M. Gubicza -2% 53% Walk
t4 0-0 2 1-- O CHW C. Fisk M. Gubicza 3% 56% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 4-5-6
b4 0-0 0 --- O KCR S. Balboni J. DeLeon -3% 53% Flyball: LF
b4 0-0 1 --- O KCR F. White J. DeLeon -2% 51% Lineout: LF
b4 0-0 2 --- O KCR M. Kingery J. DeLeon -1% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 6-7-8
t5 0-0 0 --- CHW D. Cochrane M. Gubicza -5% 45% Walk
t5 0-0 0 1-- O CHW O. Guillen M. Gubicza 4% 50% Strikeout
t5 0-0 1 1-- CHW R. Morman M. Gubicza -5% 45% Walk; Cochrane to 2B
t5 0-0 1 12- CHW R. Karkovice M. Gubicza -6% 39% Wild Pitch; Cochrane to 3B; Morman to 2B
t5 0-0 1 -23 O CHW R. Karkovice M. Gubicza 10% 49% Strikeout
t5 0-0 2 -23 CHW D. Boston M. Gubicza -2% 47% Intentional Walk
t5 0-0 2 123 O CHW T. Hulett M. Gubicza 10% 57% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 7-8-9
b5 0-0 0 --- O KCR J. Quirk J. DeLeon -3% 54% Lineout: RF
b5 0-0 1 --- O KCR G. Pryor J. DeLeon -2% 52% Flyball: LF
b5 0-0 2 --- O KCR B. Biancalana J. DeLeon -2% 50% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 3-4-5
t6 0-0 0 --- O CHW H. Baines M. Gubicza 3% 53% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-0 1 --- O CHW R. Hassey M. Gubicza 2% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 0-0 2 --- O CHW C. Fisk M. Gubicza 2% 58% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Jose DeLeon facing 1-2-3
b6 0-0 0 --- O KCR L. Smith J. DeLeon -3% 54% Strikeout
b6 0-0 1 --- O KCR W. Wilson J. DeLeon -2% 52% Flyball: 2B
b6 0-0 2 --- O KCR J. Orta J. DeLeon -2% 50% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 6-7-8
t7 0-0 0 --- CHW D. Cochrane M. Gubicza -6% 44% Walk
t7 0-0 0 1-- O CHW O. Guillen M. Gubicza 3% 47% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Cochrane to 2B
t7 0-0 1 -2- CHW R. Morman M. Gubicza -3% 44% Walk
Jerry Hairston pinch hits for Ron Karkovice (C) batting 9th
t7 0-0 1 12- O CHW J. Hairston M. Gubicza 6% 50% Flyball: RF; Cochrane to 3B
t7 0-0 2 1-3 O CHW D. Boston M. Gubicza 9% 59% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bill Dawley facing 4-5-6
Bill Dawley replaces Jose DeLeon pitching
Carlton Fisk moves from LF to C
Steve Lyons replaces Jerry Hairston (PH) playing LF batting 9th
b7 0-0 0 --- O KCR S. Balboni B. Dawley -4% 55% Strikeout
b7 0-0 1 --- O KCR F. White B. Dawley -3% 52% Flyball: 3B
b7 0-0 2 --- KCR M. Kingery B. Dawley 2% 54% Single to 2B
b7 0-0 2 1-- O KCR J. Quirk B. Dawley -4% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 2-3-4
t8 0-0 0 --- O CHW T. Hulett M. Gubicza 5% 55% Flyball: CF
t8 0-0 1 --- CHW H. Baines M. Gubicza -9% 46% Double to RF
t8 0-0 1 -2- CHW R. Hassey M. Gubicza -3% 43% Walk
Steve Farr replaces Mark Gubicza pitching
t8 0-0 1 12- O CHW C. Fisk S. Farr 9% 52% Strikeout
t8 0-0 2 12- O CHW D. Cochrane S. Farr 9% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Bill Dawley facing 8-9-1
Kevin Seitzer pinch hits for Greg Pryor (3B) batting 8th
b8 0-0 0 --- KCR K. Seitzer B. Dawley 6% 67% Single to RF
Rudy Law pinch hits for Buddy Biancalana (SS) batting 9th
b8 0-0 0 1-- KCR R. Law B. Dawley 18% 85% Reached on E6/Sacrifice Bunt; Seitzer to 3B; Law to 2B
Angel Salazar pinch runs for Rudy Law (PH) batting 9th
b8 0-0 0 -23 R KCR L. Smith B. Dawley 8% 94% Single to LF; Seitzer Scores/unER; Salazar to 3B
Ray Searage replaces Bill Dawley pitching
b8 1-0 0 1-3 O KCR W. Wilson R. Searage -3% 91% Strikeout
Bobby Thigpen replaces Ray Searage pitching
Hal McRae pinch hits for Jorge Orta (DH) batting 3rd
b8 1-0 1 1-3 KCR H. McRae B. Thigpen 1% 92% Hit By Pitch; Smith to 2B
b8 1-0 1 123 O KCR S. Balboni B. Thigpen -4% 87% Strikeout
b8 1-0 2 123 O KCR F. White B. Thigpen -4% 83% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 1.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-1, Royals' Steve Farr facing 7-8-9
Jim Sundberg replaces Lonnie Smith (LF) playing C batting 1st
Jamie Quirk moves from C to 3B
Angel Salazar moves from PR to SS
Kevin Seitzer moves from PH to LF
t9 0-1 0 --- O CHW O. Guillen S. Farr 7% 91% Flyball: CF
t9 0-1 1 --- O CHW R. Morman S. Farr 5% 96% Lineout: LF
t9 0-1 2 --- O CHW S. Lyons S. Farr 4% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Royals 1.

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