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Standings
KCA
@BAL
1
2
CLE
@CHW
4
3
LAA
@DET
8
3
LAA
@DET
3
8
BOS
@NYY
4
3
MIN
@WSA
11
4
MIN
@WSA
10
3
STL
@HOU
9
2
MLN
@LAD
1
0
CHC
@PHI
4
3
 
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NYM
@PIT
1
3
CIN
@SFG
3
7
Friday, June 28, 1963,
, Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 44,894, Time of Game: 2:02
Braves
1
37-36
 Won 1 
6th, 6½ GB
at Dodgers
0
42-31
 Lost 1 
2nd, 1½ GB
W: Warren Spahn (11-3)
L: Don Drysdale (9-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  1
Dodgers         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  1

Milwaukee Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lee Maye LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .259 .304 .422 .726 0.027 0.71 0.056 -0.029 0.3 0 0
Eddie Mathews 3B 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .249 .383 .419 .802 -0.008 1.12 0.060 -0.068 -0.1 0 4
Hank Aaron RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .312 .385 .588 .973 0.077 0.98 0.108 -0.031 0.8 3 0 3B
Joe Torre C 3 0 2 1 0 0 4 .283 .358 .414 .773 0.027 1.22 0.065 -0.038 0.2 4 1 2B,SF
Mack Jones CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .236 .333 .365 .699 -0.104 1.15 0.000 -0.104 -1.1 0 0
   Don Dillard CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .244 .283 .384 .666 -0.030 1.13 0.000 -0.030 -0.3 0 0
Frank Bolling 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .217 .271 .296 .567 -0.107 1.03 0.000 -0.107 -1.1 3 1
Norm Larker 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .197 .321 .274 .595 -0.056 0.59 0.000 -0.056 -0.6 16 1
Denis Menke SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .238 .298 .352 .650 -0.051 0.55 0.000 -0.051 -0.5 1 5
Warren Spahn P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .167 .222 .286 .508 -0.012 0.44 0.011 -0.022 -0.1 0 1
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 1 7 35 .212 .229 .303 .532 -0.237 0.88 0.300 -0.536 -2.5 27 13
2B: J Torre (8, off D Drysdale).
3B: H Aaron (2, off D Drysdale).
SF: J Torre (3, off D Drysdale).
TB: H Aaron 4; J Torre 3; L Maye 2; M Jones.
RBI: J Torre (26).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Bolling-N Larker.
E: F Bolling (7).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Maury Wills 3B-SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .319 .373 .366 .739 -0.147 2.12 0.089 -0.236 -0.7 2 1 CS
Jim Gilliam 2B-3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273 .340 .403 .743 -0.015 1.07 0.054 -0.069 -0.1 1 2
Willie Davis CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245 .275 .391 .665 0.057 1.19 0.079 -0.022 0.2 2 0
Tommy Davis LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .333 .372 .479 .852 -0.241 2.28 0.000 -0.241 -1.2 1 1 GDP
Frank Howard RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .252 .312 .457 .769 0.064 1.33 0.102 -0.037 0.1 5 0
   Nate Oliver PR-2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .288 .289 .576 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Ron Fairly 1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .286 .351 .413 .764 -0.060 1.75 0.000 -0.060 -0.3 7 1 SH
Doug Camilli C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .159 .196 .227 .423 -0.158 2.11 0.000 -0.158 -0.7 7 0
Dick Tracewski SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .224 .292 .263 .555 -0.042 0.92 0.000 -0.042 -0.2 1 1
   Lee Walls PH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .179 .220 .256 .476 -0.093 3.53 0.000 -0.093 -0.3 0 0
Don Drysdale P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .163 .208 .204 .412 -0.028 0.60 0.000 -0.028 -0.2 1 0
   Bill Skowron PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216 .273 .266 .540 -0.074 3.13 0.000 -0.074 -0.2
Team Totals 28 0 3 0 0 2 29 .107 .107 .107 .214 -0.737 1.69 0.324 -1.060 -3.5 27 7
SH: R Fairly (9, off W Spahn).
TB: J Gilliam; M Wills; F Howard.
GIDP: T Davis (6).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
E: M Wills (12).
Outfield Assists: T Davis (J Torre at 3rd base).
Baserunning
CS: M Wills (8, 2nd base by J Torre POCS).

Milwaukee Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Warren Spahn, W (11-3) 9 3 0 0 0 2 0 3.12 29 83 0.737 1.69 3.5
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 29 83 0.737 1.69 3.5

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Drysdale, L (9-9) 9 7 1 1 1 7 0 2.93 35 75 0.237 0.88 2.5
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 1 7 0 1.00 35 75 0.237 0.88 2.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Al Barlick.
Time of Game: 2:02.
Attendance: 44,894.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Braves         Los Angeles Dodgers
1 Lee Maye LF 1 Maury Wills 3B
2 Eddie Mathews 3B 2 Jim Gilliam 2B
3 Hank Aaron RF 3 Willie Davis CF
4 Joe Torre C 4 Tommy Davis LF
5 Mack Jones CF 5 Frank Howard RF
6 Frank Bolling 2B 6 Ron Fairly 1B
7 Norm Larker 1B 7 Doug Camilli C
8 Denis Menke SS 8 Dick Tracewski SS
9 Warren Spahn P 9 Don Drysdale P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 0-1 1 12- 1,(0-0)  OO LAD T. Davis W. Spahn 18% 78% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
b9 0-1 1 1-- 2,(1-1)  O LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn 14% 96% Wills Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (C-1B)
b8 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  LAD F. Howard W. Spahn -10% 64% Single to CF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
b8 0-1 1 -2- 3,(0-2)  O LAD D. Camilli W. Spahn 9% 77% Foul Flyball: C
b8 0-1 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O LAD L. Walls W. Spahn 9% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  MLN L. Maye D. Drysdale 4% 54% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t1 0-0 0 1-- 5,(3-1)  MLN E. Mathews D. Drysdale 6% 60% Walk; Maye to 2B
t1 0-0 0 12- 2,(0-1)  MLN H. Aaron D. Drysdale 8% 68% Single to CF (Line Drive); Maye to 3B; Mathews to 2B
t1 0-0 0 123 2,(0-1)  RO MLN J. Torre D. Drysdale 2% 70% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly (Deep CF); Maye Scores; Mathews to 3B; Aaron to 2B
t1 1-0 1 -23 2,(1-0)  O MLN M. Jones D. Drysdale -7% 63% Flyball: SS
t1 1-0 2 -23 2,(1-0)  O MLN F. Bolling D. Drysdale -5% 58% Foul Flyball: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O LAD M. Wills W. Spahn 2% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn 1% 61% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O LAD W. Davis W. Spahn 1% 62% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 7-8-9
t2 1-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O MLN N. Larker D. Drysdale -2% 61% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
t2 1-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O MLN D. Menke D. Drysdale -1% 59% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
t2 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  MLN W. Spahn D. Drysdale 1% 60% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Spahn to 1B
t2 1-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  MLN L. Maye D. Drysdale 2% 62% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Spahn to 2B
t2 1-0 2 12- 1,(0-0)  O MLN E. Mathews D. Drysdale -4% 58% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O LAD T. Davis W. Spahn 2% 61% Strikeout Swinging
b2 0-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O LAD F. Howard W. Spahn 2% 62% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-1 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O LAD R. Fairly W. Spahn 1% 63% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 3-4-5
t3 1-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O MLN H. Aaron D. Drysdale -2% 62% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t3 1-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  MLN J. Torre D. Drysdale 2% 64% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t3 1-0 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O MLN M. Jones D. Drysdale -1% 62% Single to LF (Ground Ball); Torre out at 3B/LF-3B; Jones to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
t3 1-0 2 -2- 4,(2-1)  O MLN F. Bolling D. Drysdale -3% 59% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 7-8-9
b3 0-1 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O LAD D. Camilli W. Spahn 3% 62% Flyball: SS
b3 0-1 1 --- 3,(2-0)  O LAD D. Tracewski W. Spahn 2% 64% Flyball: RF
b3 0-1 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O LAD D. Drysdale W. Spahn 1% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 7-8-9
t4 1-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MLN N. Larker D. Drysdale -2% 63% Flyball: RF
t4 1-0 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O MLN D. Menke D. Drysdale -1% 62% Strikeout Swinging
t4 1-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O MLN W. Spahn D. Drysdale -1% 61% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 1-2-3
b4 0-1 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O LAD M. Wills W. Spahn 3% 63% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 0-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn 2% 65% Flyball: RF
b4 0-1 2 --- 5,(0-2)  O LAD W. Davis W. Spahn 1% 67% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 1-2-3
t5 1-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O MLN L. Maye D. Drysdale -2% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 1-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O MLN E. Mathews D. Drysdale -1% 63% Strikeout Swinging
t5 1-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  MLN H. Aaron D. Drysdale 3% 66% Triple to CF (Line Drive)
t5 1-0 2 --3 1,(0-0)  O MLN J. Torre D. Drysdale -4% 62% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 4-5-6
b5 0-1 0 --- 3,(2-0)  O LAD T. Davis W. Spahn 3% 66% Foul Flyball: 1B
b5 0-1 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O LAD F. Howard W. Spahn 2% 68% Foul Flyball: C
b5 0-1 2 --- 7,(3-2)  O LAD R. Fairly W. Spahn 1% 69% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 5-6-7
t6 1-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O MLN M. Jones D. Drysdale -2% 67% Strikeout Looking
t6 1-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O MLN F. Bolling D. Drysdale -1% 66% Flyball: RF
t6 1-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O MLN N. Larker D. Drysdale -1% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 7-8-9
Don Dillard replaces Mack Jones playing CF batting 5th
b6 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O LAD D. Camilli W. Spahn 4% 69% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 0-1 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O LAD D. Tracewski W. Spahn 3% 71% Foul Flyball: 1B
b6 0-1 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O LAD D. Drysdale W. Spahn 2% 73% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 8-9-1
t7 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O MLN D. Menke D. Drysdale -2% 71% Flyball: LF
t7 1-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O MLN W. Spahn D. Drysdale -1% 69% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O MLN L. Maye D. Drysdale -1% 69% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 1-2-3
b7 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O LAD M. Wills W. Spahn 4% 73% Groundout: P-1B
b7 0-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn -5% 68% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
b7 0-1 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  LAD W. Davis W. Spahn -8% 60% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Gilliam to 2B; Davis to 1B
b7 0-1 1 12- 1,(0-0)  OO LAD T. Davis W. Spahn 18% 78% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 2-3-4
t8 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O MLN E. Mathews D. Drysdale -2% 76% Strikeout Looking
t8 1-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O MLN H. Aaron D. Drysdale -1% 75% Strikeout Looking
t8 1-0 2 --- 3,(0-2)  MLN J. Torre D. Drysdale 2% 77% Double to RF (Line Drive)
t8 1-0 2 -2- 5,(1-2)  O MLN D. Dillard D. Drysdale -3% 74% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 5-6-7
b8 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  LAD F. Howard W. Spahn -10% 64% Single to CF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
Nate Oliver pinch runs for Frank Howard (RF) batting 5th
b8 0-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O LAD R. Fairly W. Spahn 4% 68% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Oliver to 2B
b8 0-1 1 -2- 3,(0-2)  O LAD D. Camilli W. Spahn 9% 77% Foul Flyball: C
Lee Walls pinch hits for Dick Tracewski (SS) batting 8th
b8 0-1 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O LAD L. Walls W. Spahn 9% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Don Drysdale facing 6-7-8
Nate Oliver moves from PR to 2B
Jim Gilliam moves from 2B to 3B
Maury Wills moves from 3B to SS
Lee Walls moves from PH to RF
t9 1-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O MLN F. Bolling D. Drysdale -1% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 1-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O MLN N. Larker D. Drysdale -1% 85% Flyball: 3B
t9 1-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O MLN D. Menke D. Drysdale -1% 84% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 9-1-2
Bill Skowron pinch hits for Don Drysdale (P) batting 9th
b9 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O LAD B. Skowron W. Spahn 7% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
b9 0-1 1 --- 4,(1-2)  LAD M. Wills W. Spahn -9% 82% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b9 0-1 1 1-- 2,(1-1)  O LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn 14% 96% Wills Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (C-1B)
b9 0-1 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O LAD J. Gilliam W. Spahn 4% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Dodgers 0.

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