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NYY
@BOS
8
3
CAL
@CHW
7
8
CLE
@DET
1
14
MIN
@KCR
3
1
OAK
@MIL
0
5
SEA
@TEX
2
5
BAL
@TOR
1
3
HOU
@CIN
8
9
SDP
@LAD
3
1
CHC
@MON
6
8
CHC
@MON
2
3
PHI
@NYM
5
2
STL
@PIT
3
7
ATL
@SFG
2
1
Tuesday, September 11, 1979,
, Stade Olympique
Attendance: 33,910, Time of Game: 2:22
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
2
73-69
 Lost 2 
4th, 12½ GB
at Expos
3
83-55
 Won 4 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Dan Schatzeder (10-4)
L: Bill Caudill (0-7)
S: Elias Sosa (17)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  8  0
Expos           0  2  0   0  1  0   0  0  X    3  7  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ivan de Jesus SS 4 1 2 0 1 1 5 .272 .338 .369 .707 0.067 1.56 0.186 -0.120 1.0 3 2 2B
Larry Biittner 1B 5 1 1 1 0 2 5 .313 .358 .433 .791 -0.075 1.54 0.097 -0.172 -0.1 7 1 2B
Mike Vail RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .333 .374 .530 .903 -0.046 1.34 0.041 -0.087 -0.3 1 1
   Scot Thompson RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .350 .418 .767 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Dave Kingman LF 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .291 .349 .641 .990 -0.035 1.49 0.035 -0.070 -0.3 0 0 SF,IW
Barry Foote C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .259 .321 .445 .766 -0.024 1.65 0.088 -0.112 -0.6 7 0
   Miguel Dilone PR-CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .246 .270 .516 0.144 3.28 0.144 0.000 0.5 0 0 SB
Steve Ontiveros 3B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .295 .374 .382 .756 -0.010 1.46 0.128 -0.138 0.3 1 2 2B
Jerry Martin CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .283 .334 .465 .799 -0.245 1.88 0.030 -0.275 -1.2 3 0
   Tim Blackwell C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .170 .333 .220 .553 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Steve Dillard 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .296 .368 .447 .816 -0.078 1.61 0.033 -0.111 -0.6 2 2
Bill Caudill P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.045 0.81 0.000 -0.045 -0.4 0 1
   Ken Henderson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256 .383 .372 .755 -0.073 3.31 0.000 -0.073 -0.5
   Dick Tidrow P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Steve Macko PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .314 .303 .617 -0.070 2.81 0.000 -0.070 -0.2
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 4 6 38 .242 .316 .333 .649 -0.490 1.69 0.782 -1.273 -2.2 24 9
2B: L Biittner (11, off D Schatzeder); I de Jesus (23, off D Schatzeder); S Ontiveros (24, off D Schatzeder).
SF: D Kingman (6, off D Schatzeder).
IBB: D Kingman (7, by D Schatzeder).
TB: I de Jesus 3; L Biittner 2; S Ontiveros 2; B Foote; S Dillard; J Martin; M Vail.
RBI: D Kingman (105); L Biittner (44).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. I de Jesus-L Biittner.
Outfield Assists: M Vail (D Cash at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: M Dilone (18, 2nd base off D Schatzeder/G Carter).
Pickoffs: M Dilone (2nd base by D Schatzeder).

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Warren Cromartie LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .327 .418 .745 -0.002 0.78 0.057 -0.059 -0.3 3 1 2B
Dave Cash 2B 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .360 .395 .441 .836 0.162 0.98 0.171 -0.009 1.1 3 1 SB
Andre Dawson CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .277 .309 .477 .786 -0.090 0.88 0.011 -0.101 -0.9 4 0
Rusty Staub 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .247 .333 .417 .750 -0.108 1.08 0.000 -0.108 -1.0 4 0 GDP
   Tom Hutton 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .369 .378 .747 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Gary Carter C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .274 .332 .478 .810 0.005 0.87 0.043 -0.038 0.0 7 0
Ellis Valentine RF 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .281 .306 .478 .784 -0.022 0.94 0.028 -0.050 -0.2 2 0
Larry Parrish 3B 3 1 1 2 0 2 3 .314 .367 .550 .917 0.146 1.15 0.197 -0.051 1.3 0 1 HR
Rodney Scott SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .231 .315 .289 .604 -0.015 0.73 0.026 -0.041 -0.1 3 2
Dan Schatzeder P 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .200 .260 .289 .549 -0.067 0.92 0.000 -0.067 -0.6 0 0
   Elias Sosa P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .214 .231 .445 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 7 3 2 7 30 .250 .300 .393 .693 0.009 0.92 0.533 -0.524 -0.7 27 5
2B: W Cromartie (40, off B Caudill).
HR: L Parrish (24, off B Caudill, 2nd inn, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: L Parrish 4; W Cromartie 2; D Cash 2; R Scott; E Valentine; G Carter.
GIDP: R Staub (11).
RBI: L Parrish 2 (69); D Cash (11).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
E: D Schatzeder (3).
Outfield Assists: W Cromartie (J Martin at 3rd base).
Baserunning
SB: D Cash (4, 2nd base off B Caudill/B Foote).
Pickoffs: A Dawson (1st base by B Caudill).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Caudill, L (0-7) 5 7 3 3 2 3 1 5.55 21 42 -0.121 1.08 -0.7
Dick Tidrow 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 3.73 9 0 0 0.112 0.50 1.4
Team Totals 8 7 3 3 2 7 1 3.38 30 42 0 0 -0.009 0.92 0.7

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dan Schatzeder, W (10-4) 7.1 7 2 2 4 5 0 2.96 33 57 0.099 1.59 0.8
Elias Sosa, S (17) 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.86 5 1 0 0.391 2.35 1.4
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 4 6 0 2.00 38 57 1 0 0.490 1.69 2.2
Balks: None.
WP: D Schatzeder (6).
HBP: None.
IBB: D Schatzeder (2; D Kingman).
Pickoffs: B Caudill (1; A Dawson, 1st base); D Schatzeder (2; M Dilone, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Fred Brocklander, 3B - Paul Runge.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 33,910.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-2 1 1-- RR MON L. Parrish B. Caudill 20% 53% Home Run; Valentine Scores
t8 2-3 1 --3 O CHC J. Martin E. Sosa 18% 82% Fielder's Choice 3B; Dilone out at Hm/3B-C; Martin to 1B
t8 2-3 0 --3 O CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder 11% 64% Strikeout
t6 2-3 0 --- CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder -10% 57% Double
t1 0-0 0 -2- R CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder -10% 34% Double; de Jesus Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHC I. de Jesus D. Schatzeder -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder -2% 44% Wild Pitch; de Jesus to 2B
t1 0-0 0 -2- R CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder -10% 34% Double; de Jesus Scores
t1 1-0 0 -2- O CHC M. Vail D. Schatzeder 1% 35% Flyball: RF; Biittner to 3B
t1 1-0 1 --3 RO CHC D. Kingman D. Schatzeder -2% 33% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Biittner Scores
t1 2-0 2 --- O CHC B. Foote D. Schatzeder 1% 34% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Expos Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bill Caudill facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- O MON W. Cromartie B. Caudill -2% 32% Flyball: 3B
b1 0-2 1 --- MON D. Cash B. Caudill 3% 34% Walk
b1 0-2 1 1-- MON A. Dawson B. Caudill 2% 36% Cash Steals 2B
b1 0-2 1 -2- O MON A. Dawson B. Caudill -4% 32% Flyball: 2B
b1 0-2 2 -2- O MON R. Staub B. Caudill -3% 29% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-0, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 6-7-8
t2 2-0 0 --- CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder -3% 26% Walk
t2 2-0 0 1-- O CHC J. Martin D. Schatzeder 2% 29% Flyball: CF
t2 2-0 1 1-- O CHC S. Dillard D. Schatzeder 2% 31% Flyball: 1B
t2 2-0 2 1-- O CHC B. Caudill D. Schatzeder 2% 33% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bill Caudill facing 5-6-7
b2 0-2 0 --- O MON G. Carter B. Caudill -2% 30% Flyball: CF
b2 0-2 1 --- MON E. Valentine B. Caudill 3% 33% Single
b2 0-2 1 1-- RR MON L. Parrish B. Caudill 20% 53% Home Run; Valentine Scores
b2 2-2 1 --- MON R. Scott B. Caudill 3% 55% Single
b2 2-2 1 1-- O MON D. Schatzeder B. Caudill -3% 52% Strikeout
b2 2-2 2 1-- O MON W. Cromartie B. Caudill -2% 50% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Tied 2-2, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 1-2-3
t3 2-2 0 --- CHC I. de Jesus D. Schatzeder -4% 46% Single
t3 2-2 0 1-- O CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder 4% 50% Strikeout
t3 2-2 1 1-- CHC M. Vail D. Schatzeder -4% 46% Single; de Jesus to 2B
t3 2-2 1 12- O CHC D. Kingman D. Schatzeder 5% 51% Flyball: CF
t3 2-2 2 12- O CHC B. Foote D. Schatzeder 5% 55% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Tied 2-2, Cubs' Bill Caudill facing 2-3-4
b3 2-2 0 --- MON D. Cash B. Caudill 4% 59% Single
b3 2-2 0 1-- O MON A. Dawson B. Caudill -4% 56% Lineout: RF
b3 2-2 1 1-- OO MON R. Staub B. Caudill -6% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Tied 2-2, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 6-7-8
t4 2-2 0 --- O CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder 3% 53% Flyball: LF
t4 2-2 1 --- CHC J. Martin D. Schatzeder -3% 50% Single
t4 2-2 1 1-- O CHC S. Dillard D. Schatzeder 3% 53% Flyball: 2B
t4 2-2 2 1-- O CHC B. Caudill D. Schatzeder 3% 56% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Expos Batting, Tied 2-2, Cubs' Bill Caudill facing 5-6-7
b4 2-2 0 --- MON G. Carter B. Caudill 4% 60% Single
b4 2-2 0 1-- O MON E. Valentine B. Caudill -4% 56% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b4 2-2 1 1-- O MON L. Parrish B. Caudill -3% 53% Strikeout
b4 2-2 2 1-- O MON R. Scott B. Caudill -3% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Tied 2-2, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 1-2-3
t5 2-2 0 --- CHC I. de Jesus D. Schatzeder -8% 42% Double
t5 2-2 0 -2- O CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder 6% 47% Flyball: SS
t5 2-2 1 -2- O CHC M. Vail D. Schatzeder 5% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-2 2 -2- CHC D. Kingman D. Schatzeder -1% 51% Intentional Walk
t5 2-2 2 12- O CHC B. Foote D. Schatzeder 6% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Expos Batting, Tied 2-2, Cubs' Bill Caudill facing 9-1-2
b5 2-2 0 --- O MON D. Schatzeder B. Caudill -3% 54% Strikeout
b5 2-2 1 --- MON W. Cromartie B. Caudill 6% 59% Double
b5 2-2 1 -2- RO MON D. Cash B. Caudill 9% 68% Single; Cromartie Scores; Cash out at 2B/RF-1B-SS
b5 3-2 2 --- MON A. Dawson B. Caudill 1% 69% Walk
b5 3-2 2 1-- O MON R. Staub B. Caudill -2% 67% Dawson Picked off 1B (P-1B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-3, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 6-7-8
t6 2-3 0 --- CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder -10% 57% Double
t6 2-3 0 -2- O CHC J. Martin D. Schatzeder 7% 64% Flyball: SS
t6 2-3 1 -2- CHC S. Dillard D. Schatzeder -3% 61% Walk
Ken Henderson pinch hits for Bill Caudill (P) batting 9th
t6 2-3 1 12- O CHC K. Henderson D. Schatzeder 7% 68% Flyball: LF
t6 2-3 2 12- O CHC I. de Jesus D. Schatzeder 7% 75% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Expos Batting, Ahead 3-2, Cubs' Dick Tidrow facing 4-5-6
Dick Tidrow replaces Ken Henderson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 3-2 0 --- O MON R. Staub D. Tidrow -2% 73% Flyball: SS
b6 3-2 1 --- O MON G. Carter D. Tidrow -1% 71% Strikeout
b6 3-2 2 --- O MON E. Valentine D. Tidrow -1% 70% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-3, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 2-3-4
t7 2-3 0 --- O CHC L. Biittner D. Schatzeder 4% 75% Strikeout
t7 2-3 1 --- O CHC M. Vail D. Schatzeder 3% 78% Flyball: 2B
t7 2-3 2 --- O CHC D. Kingman D. Schatzeder 2% 80% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Expos Batting, Ahead 3-2, Cubs' Dick Tidrow facing 7-8-9
b7 3-2 0 --- O MON L. Parrish D. Tidrow -2% 78% Strikeout
b7 3-2 1 --- O MON R. Scott D. Tidrow -1% 77% Flyball: CF
b7 3-2 2 --- O MON D. Schatzeder D. Tidrow -1% 76% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-3, Expos' Dan Schatzeder facing 5-6-7
t8 2-3 0 --- CHC B. Foote D. Schatzeder -9% 67% Single
Miguel Dilone pinch runs for Barry Foote (C) batting 5th
t8 2-3 0 1-- CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder -6% 61% Dilone Steals 2B
t8 2-3 0 -2- CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder -8% 53% Dilone Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Dilone to 3B
t8 2-3 0 --3 O CHC S. Ontiveros D. Schatzeder 11% 64% Strikeout
Elias Sosa replaces Dan Schatzeder pitching and batting 9th
t8 2-3 1 --3 O CHC J. Martin E. Sosa 18% 82% Fielder's Choice 3B; Dilone out at Hm/3B-C; Martin to 1B
t8 2-3 2 1-- O CHC S. Dillard E. Sosa 6% 87% Single to LF; Martin out at 3B/LF-2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Expos Batting, Ahead 3-2, Cubs' Dick Tidrow facing 1-2-3
Tim Blackwell replaces Jerry Martin (CF) playing C batting 7th
Miguel Dilone moves from PR to CF
Scot Thompson replaces Mike Vail playing RF batting 3rd
b8 3-2 0 --- O MON W. Cromartie D. Tidrow -1% 86% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b8 3-2 1 --- O MON D. Cash D. Tidrow -1% 85% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 3-2 2 --- O MON A. Dawson D. Tidrow -1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-3, Expos' Elias Sosa facing 9-1-2
Tom Hutton replaces Rusty Staub playing 1B batting 4th
Steve Macko pinch hits for Dick Tidrow (P) batting 9th
t9 2-3 0 --- O CHC S. Macko E. Sosa 7% 92% Flyball: CF
t9 2-3 1 --- O CHC I. de Jesus E. Sosa 5% 97% Strikeout
t9 2-3 2 --- O CHC L. Biittner E. Sosa 3% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Expos 3.

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