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Standings
BOS
@BAL
2
3
 
(11)
TEX
@CAL
2
4
DET
@NYY
2
10
KCR
@OAK
1
2
MIL
@SEA
13
3
CLE
@TOR
3
0
SFG
@ATL
9
10
SFG
@ATL
5
10
PHI
@CHC
0
2
PHI
@CHC
6
5
LAD
@CIN
5
3
LAD
@CIN
5
2
SDP
@HOU
5
2
STL
@MON
2
1
 
(10)
NYM
@PIT
6
5
Friday, June 30, 1978, 7:41PM
, Stade Olympique
Attendance: 22,829, Time of Game: 2:24
Cardinals
2
30-47
 Won 4 
6th, 13 GB
at Expos
1
37-38
 Lost 3 
3rd, 5 GB
W: Bob Forsch (9-6)
L: Ross Grimsley (11-5)
S: Roy Thomas (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   1    2  3  0
Expos           0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   0    1  7  0

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Garry Templeton SS 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .240 .262 .315 .578 -0.127 1.05 0.000 -0.127 -0.9 3 3
Jerry Morales CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .280 .337 .617 -0.125 1.24 0.000 -0.125 -0.8 3 0
Keith Hernandez 1B 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .268 .368 .438 .805 -0.020 1.12 0.053 -0.073 0.0 13 2
Ted Simmons LF-C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .305 .389 .511 .900 0.078 1.25 0.152 -0.074 0.4 2 0 2B
George Hendrick RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .228 .301 .372 .673 -0.074 1.54 0.007 -0.081 -0.3 1 0 IW
Ken Reitz 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .237 .271 .344 .615 -0.047 2.03 0.043 -0.090 -0.6 1 7 SF
Steve Swisher C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .208 .269 .313 .582 -0.010 1.09 0.057 -0.067 -0.3 3 1
   Jerry Mumphrey PR-LF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .197 .265 .235 .500 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Mike Tyson 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .264 .298 .352 .650 0.445 1.77 0.502 -0.057 1.3 3 1 2·2B
Bob Forsch P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .417 .667 -0.195 1.21 0.000 -0.195 -1.2 0 3
   Roy Thomas P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 1
Team Totals 32 2 3 2 4 3 37 .094 .189 .188 .377 -0.075 1.36 0.814 -0.889 -2.4 30 18
2B: T Simmons (28, off R Grimsley); M Tyson 2 (10, 2 off R Grimsley).
SF: K Reitz (5, off R Grimsley).
IBB: G Hendrick (1, by R Grimsley).
TB: M Tyson 4; T Simmons 2.
RBI: M Tyson (19); K Reitz (44).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 4.

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dave Cash 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 5 .276 .322 .342 .664 0.119 2.26 0.196 -0.077 0.1 2 3 SH
Chris Speier SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .250 .337 .330 .668 -0.344 2.52 0.000 -0.344 -1.5 2 8
Warren Cromartie LF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .264 .313 .350 .664 -0.192 2.28 0.044 -0.235 -0.5 1 0
Tony Perez 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .270 .320 .425 .745 -0.308 2.55 0.000 -0.308 -1.3 15 0
Ellis Valentine RF 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .297 .338 .485 .823 0.249 1.18 0.284 -0.035 0.8 2 0 HR
Andre Dawson CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .249 .308 .404 .712 -0.031 1.45 0.086 -0.117 -0.3 2 0 CS
Gary Carter C 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .234 .321 .345 .666 0.040 1.73 0.108 -0.068 0.4 4 1 CS
Larry Parrish 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .284 .328 .475 .803 -0.253 2.67 0.000 -0.253 -1.4 2 1
Ross Grimsley P 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 .140 .191 .140 .331 0.013 1.07 0.046 -0.032 -0.0 0 2 SH
   Del Unser PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .221 .306 .291 .597 0.132 3.29 0.132 0.000 0.4
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 5 3 40 .212 .316 .303 .619 -0.575 2.04 0.896 -1.469 -3.4 30 15
HR: E Valentine (11, off B Forsch, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
SH: R Grimsley (7, off B Forsch); D Cash (3, off B Forsch).
TB: E Valentine 4; G Carter 3; A Dawson; D Cash; R Grimsley.
RBI: E Valentine (38).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Baserunning
CS: A Dawson (4, 2nd base by B Forsch POCS); G Carter (2, 2nd base by B Forsch/S Swisher).

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Forsch, W (9-6) 9 6 1 1 5 3 1 3.18 36 69 0.263 1.60 2.6
Roy Thomas, S (1) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 4 1 0 0.311 6.30 0.8
Team Totals 10 7 1 1 5 3 1 0.90 40 69 1 0 0.574 2.04 3.4
B Forsch faced 1 batter in the 10th inning.

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ross Grimsley, L (11-5) 10 3 2 2 4 3 0 2.87 37 77 0.074 1.36 2.4
Team Totals 10 3 2 2 4 3 0 1.80 37 77 0.074 1.36 2.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: R Grimsley (4; G Hendrick).
Pickoffs: B Forsch (2; A Dawson, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Bruce Froemming.
Time of Game: 2:24.
Attendance: 22,829.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

St. Louis Cardinals         Montreal Expos
1 Garry Templeton SS 1 Dave Cash 2B
2 Jerry Morales CF 2 Chris Speier SS
3 Keith Hernandez 1B 3 Warren Cromartie LF
4 Ted Simmons LF 4 Tony Perez 1B
5 George Hendrick RF 5 Ellis Valentine RF
6 Ken Reitz 3B 6 Andre Dawson CF
7 Steve Swisher C 7 Gary Carter C
8 Mike Tyson 2B 8 Larry Parrish 3B
9 Bob Forsch P 9 Ross Grimsley P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t10 1-1 1 1-- R STL M. Tyson R. Grimsley 36% 87% Double to RF; Mumphrey Scores
b7 0-1 1 --- R MON E. Valentine B. Forsch -26% 45% Home Run
b10 1-2 0 1-- MON D. Cash R. Thomas -19% 50% Single to RF; Unser to 2B
b10 1-2 0 12- O MON C. Speier R. Thomas 18% 69% Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Cash to 2B
b10 1-2 2 12- O MON T. Perez R. Thomas 16% 100% Groundout: 1B-P

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL G. Templeton R. Grimsley -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- O STL J. Morales R. Grimsley -1% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- STL K. Hernandez R. Grimsley 1% 48% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O STL T. Simmons R. Grimsley -2% 45% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O MON D. Cash B. Forsch 2% 48% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- O MON C. Speier B. Forsch 1% 49% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O MON W. Cromartie B. Forsch 1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O STL G. Hendrick R. Grimsley -2% 48% Groundout: P-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O STL K. Reitz R. Grimsley -2% 46% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 --- O STL S. Swisher R. Grimsley -1% 45% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O MON T. Perez B. Forsch 2% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O MON E. Valentine B. Forsch 2% 49% Flyball: LF
b2 0-0 2 --- O MON A. Dawson B. Forsch 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O STL M. Tyson R. Grimsley -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O STL B. Forsch R. Grimsley -2% 46% Flyball: RF
t3 0-0 2 --- O STL G. Templeton R. Grimsley -1% 45% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- MON G. Carter B. Forsch -4% 41% Single to CF
b3 0-0 0 1-- O MON L. Parrish B. Forsch 4% 44% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 1-- O MON R. Grimsley B. Forsch 2% 46% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Carter to 2B
b3 0-0 2 -2- MON D. Cash B. Forsch -1% 45% Walk
b3 0-0 2 12- O MON C. Speier B. Forsch 5% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O STL J. Morales R. Grimsley -3% 47% Groundout: P-1B
t4 0-0 1 --- O STL K. Hernandez R. Grimsley -2% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 2 --- O STL T. Simmons R. Grimsley -1% 44% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 3-4-5
b4 0-0 0 --- MON W. Cromartie B. Forsch -4% 40% Walk
b4 0-0 0 1-- O MON T. Perez B. Forsch 4% 44% Flyball: CF
b4 0-0 1 1-- O MON E. Valentine B. Forsch 2% 46% Groundout: P-1B; Cromartie to 2B
b4 0-0 2 -2- O MON A. Dawson B. Forsch 4% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- O STL G. Hendrick R. Grimsley -3% 47% Popfly: SS
t5 0-0 1 --- O STL K. Reitz R. Grimsley -2% 45% Popfly: 3B
t5 0-0 2 --- O STL S. Swisher R. Grimsley -1% 44% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 7-8-9
b5 0-0 0 --- O MON G. Carter B. Forsch 3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-0 1 --- O MON L. Parrish B. Forsch 2% 49% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-0 2 --- O MON R. Grimsley B. Forsch 1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 8-9-1
t6 0-0 0 --- O STL M. Tyson R. Grimsley -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-0 1 --- O STL B. Forsch R. Grimsley -2% 44% Lineout: 1B
t6 0-0 2 --- O STL G. Templeton R. Grimsley -2% 43% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 1-2-3
b6 0-0 0 --- O MON D. Cash B. Forsch 3% 46% Flyball: LF
b6 0-0 1 --- O MON C. Speier B. Forsch 2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 0-0 2 --- O MON W. Cromartie B. Forsch 2% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 2-3-4
t7 0-0 0 --- O STL J. Morales R. Grimsley -4% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 0-0 1 --- STL K. Hernandez R. Grimsley 4% 50% Walk
t7 0-0 1 1-- STL T. Simmons R. Grimsley 15% 66% Double to LF; Hernandez to 3B
t7 0-0 1 -23 STL G. Hendrick R. Grimsley 1% 66% Intentional Walk
t7 0-0 1 123 RO STL K. Reitz R. Grimsley 4% 71% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Hernandez Scores
t7 1-0 2 12- O STL S. Swisher R. Grimsley -4% 66% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 4-5-6
b7 0-1 0 --- O MON T. Perez B. Forsch 5% 71% Lineout: SS
b7 0-1 1 --- R MON E. Valentine B. Forsch -26% 45% Home Run
b7 1-1 1 --- MON A. Dawson B. Forsch -4% 41% Walk
b7 1-1 1 1-- O MON G. Carter B. Forsch 7% 48% Dawson Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-2B)
b7 1-1 2 --- MON G. Carter B. Forsch -2% 46% Single to CF
b7 1-1 2 1-- O MON L. Parrish B. Forsch 4% 50% Carter Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 1.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 1-1, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 8-9-1
t8 1-1 0 --- STL M. Tyson R. Grimsley 14% 64% Double to CF
t8 1-1 0 -2- O STL B. Forsch R. Grimsley -13% 50% Fielder's Choice C; Tyson out at 3B/C-3B; Forsch to 1B
t8 1-1 1 1-- O STL G. Templeton R. Grimsley -6% 45% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t8 1-1 2 1-- O STL J. Morales R. Grimsley -5% 40% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Expos Batting, Tied 1-1, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 8-9-1
b8 1-1 0 --- O MON L. Parrish B. Forsch 4% 44% Strikeout
b8 1-1 1 --- MON R. Grimsley B. Forsch -5% 40% Single to CF
b8 1-1 1 1-- O MON D. Cash B. Forsch 2% 42% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Grimsley to 2B
b8 1-1 2 -2- O MON C. Speier B. Forsch 8% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 1.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 1-1, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 3-4-5
t9 1-1 0 --- O STL K. Hernandez R. Grimsley -5% 45% Strikeout
t9 1-1 1 --- O STL T. Simmons R. Grimsley -4% 41% Popfly: C
t9 1-1 2 --- O STL G. Hendrick R. Grimsley -3% 38% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Expos Batting, Tied 1-1, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 3-4-5
b9 1-1 0 --- O MON W. Cromartie B. Forsch 5% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
b9 1-1 1 --- O MON T. Perez B. Forsch 4% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b9 1-1 2 --- MON E. Valentine B. Forsch -3% 44% Walk
b9 1-1 2 1-- MON A. Dawson B. Forsch -5% 40% Single to LF; Valentine to 2B
b9 1-1 2 12- MON G. Carter B. Forsch -5% 35% Single to 3B; Valentine to 3B; Dawson to 2B
b9 1-1 2 123 O MON L. Parrish B. Forsch 15% 50% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Cardinals 1, Expos 1.
Top of the 10th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 1-1, Expos' Ross Grimsley facing 6-7-8
t10 1-1 0 --- O STL K. Reitz R. Grimsley -5% 45% Flyball: LF
t10 1-1 1 --- STL S. Swisher R. Grimsley 6% 50% Walk
Jerry Mumphrey pinch runs for Steve Swisher (C) batting 7th
t10 1-1 1 1-- R STL M. Tyson R. Grimsley 36% 87% Double to RF; Mumphrey Scores
t10 2-1 1 -2- O STL B. Forsch R. Grimsley -2% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
t10 2-1 2 -2- O STL G. Templeton R. Grimsley -2% 82% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 10th, Expos Batting, Behind 1-2, Cardinals' Bob Forsch facing 9-1-2
Ted Simmons moves from LF to C
Jerry Mumphrey moves from PR to LF
Del Unser pinch hits for Ross Grimsley (P) batting 9th
b10 1-2 0 --- MON D. Unser B. Forsch -13% 69% Walk
Roy Thomas replaces Bob Forsch pitching and batting 9th
b10 1-2 0 1-- MON D. Cash R. Thomas -19% 50% Single to RF; Unser to 2B
b10 1-2 0 12- O MON C. Speier R. Thomas 18% 69% Groundout: P-3B/Forceout at 3B; Cash to 2B
b10 1-2 1 12- O MON W. Cromartie R. Thomas 16% 84% Popfly: SS
b10 1-2 2 12- O MON T. Perez R. Thomas 16% 100% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 2, Expos 1.

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