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@BAL
7
6
MIN
@CHW
2
5
CLE
@DET
2
4
BOS
@MIL
5
3
KCR
@TEX
7
2
ATL
@HOU
5
3
CIN
@LAD
4
9
CHC
@NYM
3
0
SFG
@SDP
4
3
 
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MON
@STL
3
5
Tuesday, September 5, 1972,
, Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 18,155, Time of Game: 2:33
Reds
4
81-49
 Lost 1 
1st
at Dodgers
9
71-59
 Won 1 
3rd, 10 GB
W: Don Sutton (15-9)
L: Ross Grimsley (12-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  3    4  9  0
Dodgers         0  0  3   0  0  3   1  2  X    9 14  1

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Pete Rose LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .303 .377 .416 .793 0.130 0.46 0.144 -0.015 1.0 0 0 HR,2B
Joe Morgan 2B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .285 .409 .444 .853 -0.092 0.84 0.000 -0.092 -1.0 2 5
Bobby Tolan CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .282 .336 .392 .728 -0.062 0.66 0.000 -0.062 -0.6 2 0
Johnny Bench C 3 1 1 0 1 2 4 .263 .375 .514 .889 -0.026 0.42 0.017 -0.043 0.3 5 0
Tony Perez 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .297 .358 .510 .869 -0.069 0.71 0.002 -0.070 0.4 10 0
Cesar Geronimo RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .264 .329 .406 .735 0.022 0.37 0.038 -0.016 0.1 2 0
Darrel Chaney 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .247 .353 .335 .689 0.017 0.54 0.040 -0.024 -0.4 0 0
Dave Concepcion SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .211 .279 .264 .543 -0.078 0.87 0.000 -0.078 -0.7 3 4
Ross Grimsley P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .105 .121 .105 .226 -0.055 1.14 0.000 -0.055 -0.5 0 1
   Ed Sprague P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Ted Uhlaender PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .157 .232 .176 .409 -0.005 0.19 0.000 -0.005 -0.2
   Dave Tomlin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
   Joe Hague PH 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 .224 .343 .408 .751 0.001 0.01 0.001 0.000 1.8 2B
Team Totals 36 4 9 3 1 10 37 .250 .270 .389 .659 -0.217 0.60 0.242 -0.460 0.2 24 11
2B: P Rose (27, off D Sutton); J Hague (11, off D Sutton).
HR: P Rose (5, off D Sutton, 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to CF).
TB: P Rose 6; J Hague 2; C Geronimo 2; T Perez; D Concepcion; D Chaney; J Bench.
RBI: J Hague 2 (30); P Rose (47).
2-out RBI: J Hague 2.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Morgan-D Concepcion-T Perez.

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Grabarkewitz 2B 4 1 2 2 1 1 5 .193 .287 .330 .617 -0.009 0.57 0.022 -0.032 1.7 1 4 HR
Manny Mota LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .330 .382 .453 .835 -0.063 0.68 0.000 -0.063 -0.8 2 0 3B
Willie Davis CF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .291 .315 .438 .752 0.136 0.59 0.149 -0.013 0.4 2 0 2B
Wes Parker 1B 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .284 .371 .368 .739 0.154 0.77 0.176 -0.022 1.7 8 0
Frank Robinson RF 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .252 .351 .435 .786 0.013 0.47 0.045 -0.032 1.6 3 0 HR
Steve Garvey 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .272 .318 .429 .747 0.056 0.46 0.072 -0.015 1.6 1 1 2B
Bill Russell SS 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .285 .332 .392 .724 -0.022 0.24 0.001 -0.023 -0.7 0 3 SF
Steve Yeager C 4 2 2 0 0 1 4 .146 .293 .250 .543 0.021 0.38 0.041 -0.021 0.0 10 0 GDP
Don Sutton P 2 0 2 0 0 0 4 .173 .195 .173 .368 -0.004 0.51 0.013 -0.016 0.1 0 0 2·SH
Team Totals 34 9 14 8 2 5 39 .412 .432 .706 1.138 0.282 0.53 0.519 -0.237 5.6 27 8
2B: W Davis (20, off R Grimsley); S Garvey (13, off R Grimsley).
3B: M Mota (5, off D Tomlin).
HR: F Robinson (16, off D Tomlin, 7th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF); B Grabarkewitz (3, off D Tomlin, 8th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to LF).
SF: B Russell (2, off E Sprague).
SH: D Sutton 2 (9, 1 off D Tomlin, 1 off R Grimsley).
TB: F Robinson 5; B Grabarkewitz 5; M Mota 3; W Davis 3; S Garvey 3; S Yeager 2; D Sutton 2; W Parker.
GIDP: S Yeager (3).
RBI: W Parker 2 (55); B Grabarkewitz 2 (9); W Davis (67); F Robinson (53); B Russell (30); S Garvey (26).
2-out RBI: W Parker 2; B Grabarkewitz 2; F Robinson; W Davis.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 4 for 8.
Fielding
PB: S Yeager (1).
E: F Robinson (5).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ross Grimsley, L (12-7) 5 8 6 6 2 3 0 2.75 24 28 -0.264 0.85 -3.3
Ed Sprague 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.86 5 2 2 -0.012 0.09 -0.1
Dave Tomlin 2 4 3 3 0 1 2 9.00 10 0 0 -0.006 0.01 -2.2
Team Totals 8 14 9 9 2 5 2 10.12 39 28 2 2 -0.282 0.53 -5.6
R Grimsley faced 3 batters in the 6th inning.

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Sutton, W (15-9) 9 9 4 4 1 10 1 2.37 37 62 0.218 0.60 -0.2
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 1 10 1 4.00 37 62 0.218 0.60 -0.2
Balks: None.
WP: E Sprague (6).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Jerry Dale.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 18,155.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Los Angeles Dodgers
1 Pete Rose LF 1 Billy Grabarkewitz 2B
2 Joe Morgan 2B 2 Manny Mota LF
3 Bobby Tolan CF 3 Willie Davis CF
4 Johnny Bench C 4 Wes Parker 1B
5 Tony Perez 1B 5 Frank Robinson RF
6 Cesar Geronimo RF 6 Steve Garvey 3B
7 Darrel Chaney 3B 7 Bill Russell SS
8 Dave Concepcion SS 8 Steve Yeager C
9 Ross Grimsley P 9 Don Sutton P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 1-0 2 -23 RR LAD W. Parker R. Grimsley 16% 85% Single to LF; Mota Scores; Davis Scores
b3 0-0 2 1-3 R LAD W. Davis R. Grimsley 14% 69% Double to RF; Yeager Scores; Mota to 3B
t6 0-3 0 --- R CIN P. Rose D. Sutton -8% 81% Home Run
t1 0-0 0 --- CIN P. Rose D. Sutton -6% 44% Double to CF (LF-CF)
b6 3-1 0 12- R LAD S. Garvey R. Grimsley 6% 97% Double to RF (RF Line); Parker Scores; Robinson to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CIN P. Rose D. Sutton -6% 44% Double to CF (LF-CF)
t1 0-0 0 -2- O CIN J. Morgan D. Sutton 4% 48% Lineout: CF
t1 0-0 1 -2- O CIN B. Tolan D. Sutton 3% 51% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Rose to 3B
t1 0-0 2 --3 O CIN J. Bench D. Sutton 4% 54% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O LAD B. Grabarkewitz R. Grimsley -2% 52% Lineout: SS
b1 0-0 1 --- O LAD M. Mota R. Grimsley -1% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- LAD W. Davis R. Grimsley 1% 52% Single to RF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O LAD W. Parker R. Grimsley -2% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CIN T. Perez D. Sutton 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O CIN C. Geronimo D. Sutton 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O CIN D. Chaney D. Sutton 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O LAD F. Robinson R. Grimsley -2% 53% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b2 0-0 1 --- O LAD S. Garvey R. Grimsley -2% 51% Strikeout
b2 0-0 2 --- O LAD B. Russell R. Grimsley -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O CIN D. Concepcion D. Sutton 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O CIN R. Grimsley D. Sutton 2% 54% Strikeout
t3 0-0 2 --- O CIN P. Rose D. Sutton 1% 55% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- LAD S. Yeager R. Grimsley 4% 59% Single to CF
b3 0-0 0 1-- O LAD D. Sutton R. Grimsley -2% 58% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Yeager to 2B
b3 0-0 1 -2- LAD B. Grabarkewitz R. Grimsley 2% 60% Walk
b3 0-0 1 12- O LAD M. Mota R. Grimsley -4% 55% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Yeager to 3B
b3 0-0 2 1-3 R LAD W. Davis R. Grimsley 14% 69% Double to RF; Yeager Scores; Mota to 3B
b3 1-0 2 -23 RR LAD W. Parker R. Grimsley 16% 85% Single to LF; Mota Scores; Davis Scores
b3 3-0 2 1-- O LAD F. Robinson R. Grimsley -1% 84% Foul Flyball: 1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 3.
Top of the 4th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 2-3-4
t4 0-3 0 --- O CIN J. Morgan D. Sutton 2% 86% Strikeout
t4 0-3 1 --- O CIN B. Tolan D. Sutton 1% 87% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-3 2 --- O CIN J. Bench D. Sutton 1% 88% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 6-7-8
b4 3-0 0 --- LAD S. Garvey R. Grimsley 1% 89% Single to CF
b4 3-0 0 1-- O LAD B. Russell R. Grimsley -1% 88% Strikeout
b4 3-0 1 1-- OO LAD S. Yeager R. Grimsley -2% 86% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 3.
Top of the 5th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 5-6-7
t5 0-3 0 --- O CIN T. Perez D. Sutton 2% 88% Strikeout Looking
t5 0-3 1 --- CIN C. Geronimo D. Sutton -2% 86% Single to P
t5 0-3 1 1-- CIN D. Chaney D. Sutton -4% 82% Single to CF; Geronimo to 2B
t5 0-3 1 12- O CIN D. Concepcion D. Sutton 5% 86% Strikeout
t5 0-3 2 12- O CIN R. Grimsley D. Sutton 4% 90% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 9-1-2
b5 3-0 0 --- LAD D. Sutton R. Grimsley 1% 91% Single to CF
b5 3-0 0 1-- O LAD B. Grabarkewitz R. Grimsley -1% 90% Strikeout Looking
b5 3-0 1 1-- O LAD M. Mota R. Grimsley -0% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B; Sutton to 2B
b5 3-0 2 -2- O LAD W. Davis R. Grimsley -1% 89% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Dodgers 3.
Top of the 6th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
t6 0-3 0 --- R CIN P. Rose D. Sutton -8% 81% Home Run
t6 1-3 0 --- O CIN J. Morgan D. Sutton 3% 83% Strikeout
t6 1-3 1 --- O CIN B. Tolan D. Sutton 2% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 1-3 2 --- CIN J. Bench D. Sutton -2% 84% Single to LF
t6 1-3 2 1-- O CIN T. Perez D. Sutton 3% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Reds' Ross Grimsley facing 4-5-6
b6 3-1 0 --- LAD W. Parker R. Grimsley 2% 88% Walk
b6 3-1 0 1-- LAD F. Robinson R. Grimsley 3% 91% Single to LF; Parker to 2B
b6 3-1 0 12- R LAD S. Garvey R. Grimsley 6% 97% Double to RF (RF Line); Parker Scores; Robinson to 3B
Ed Sprague replaces Ross Grimsley pitching and batting 9th
b6 4-1 0 -23 R LAD B. Russell E. Sprague 1% 98% Wild Pitch; Robinson Scores; Garvey to 3B
b6 5-1 0 --3 RO LAD B. Russell E. Sprague 0% 98% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Garvey Scores
b6 6-1 1 --- O LAD S. Yeager E. Sprague -0% 98% Strikeout Looking
b6 6-1 2 --- LAD D. Sutton E. Sprague 0% 98% Single to LF
b6 6-1 2 1-- LAD B. Grabarkewitz E. Sprague 0% 98% Single to LF; Sutton to 2B
b6 6-1 2 12- O LAD M. Mota E. Sprague -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 6.
Top of the 7th, Reds Batting, Behind 1-6, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 6-7-8
t7 1-6 0 --- CIN C. Geronimo D. Sutton -1% 96% Single to LF
t7 1-6 0 1-- O CIN D. Chaney D. Sutton 1% 98% Strikeout
t7 1-6 1 1-- O CIN D. Concepcion D. Sutton 1% 98% Flyball: RF
Ted Uhlaender pinch hits for Ed Sprague (P) batting 9th
t7 1-6 2 1-- O CIN T. Uhlaender D. Sutton 0% 99% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 6-1, Reds' Dave Tomlin facing 3-4-5
Dave Tomlin replaces Ted Uhlaender (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 6-1 0 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Tomlin -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
b7 6-1 1 --- O LAD W. Parker D. Tomlin -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 6-1 2 --- R LAD F. Robinson D. Tomlin 1% 99% Home Run
b7 7-1 2 --- O LAD S. Garvey D. Tomlin -0% 99% Foul Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 7.
Top of the 8th, Reds Batting, Behind 1-7, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
t8 1-7 0 --- O CIN P. Rose D. Sutton 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 1-7 1 --- O CIN J. Morgan D. Sutton 0% 100% Strikeout
t8 1-7 2 --- O CIN B. Tolan D. Sutton 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 7-1, Reds' Dave Tomlin facing 7-8-9
b8 7-1 0 --- O LAD B. Russell D. Tomlin -0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 7-1 1 --- LAD S. Yeager D. Tomlin 0% 100% Single to CF
b8 7-1 1 1-- O LAD D. Sutton D. Tomlin 0% 100% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Yeager to 2B
b8 7-1 2 -2- RR LAD B. Grabarkewitz D. Tomlin 0% 100% Home Run; Yeager Scores
b8 9-1 2 --- LAD M. Mota D. Tomlin 0% 100% Triple to LF (LF-CF)
b8 9-1 2 --3 O LAD W. Davis D. Tomlin 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 1, Dodgers 9.
Top of the 9th, Reds Batting, Behind 1-9, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 4-5-6
t9 1-9 0 --- CIN J. Bench D. Sutton -0% 100% Walk
t9 1-9 0 1-- CIN T. Perez D. Sutton -0% 100% Single to RF; Bench to 3B/Adv on E9
t9 1-9 0 1-3 R CIN C. Geronimo D. Sutton 0% 100% Passed Ball; Bench Scores; Perez to 2B
t9 2-9 0 -2- O CIN C. Geronimo D. Sutton 0% 100% Flyball: LF
t9 2-9 1 -2- O CIN D. Chaney D. Sutton 0% 100% Foul Flyball: LF
t9 2-9 2 -2- CIN D. Concepcion D. Sutton -0% 100% Single to LF; Perez to 3B
Joe Hague pinch hits for Dave Tomlin (P) batting 9th
t9 2-9 2 1-3 RR CIN J. Hague D. Sutton -0% 100% Double to CF; Perez Scores; Concepcion Scores
t9 4-9 2 -2- O CIN P. Rose D. Sutton 0% 100% Lineout: RF
3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Reds 4, Dodgers 9.

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