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7
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@MIL
0
4
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@NYY
2
9
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@OAK
2
8
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@SEA
3
5
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@TEX
1
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4
5
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2
0
PIT
@PHI
7
2
Sunday, September 30, 1984,
, Stade Olympique
Attendance: 14,183, Time of Game: 2:15
Mets
4
90-72
 Lost 1
2nd, 6½ GB
at Expos
5
78-83
 Won 1
5th, 18 GB
W: Bill Gullickson (12-9)
L: Ron Darling (12-9)
S: Jeff Reardon (23)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Mets            0  2  0   1  0  0   1  0  0    4 10  1
Expos           0  2  3   0  0  0   0  0  X    5  5  0

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Herm Winningham CF 5 0 3 0 0 0 5 .407 .429 .519 .947 -0.010 1.01 0.088 -0.098 0.0 1 0 CS
John Stearns C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .176 .333 .235 .569 0.040 1.44 0.119 -0.079 0.3 6 0
Kevin Mitchell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .214 .214 .214 .429 -0.132 1.34 0.000 -0.132 -0.8 0 0
Darryl Strawberry RF 4 2 2 2 0 1 4 .251 .343 .467 .810 0.130 1.17 0.201 -0.071 1.7 3 0 2·HR
George Foster LF 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .269 .311 .443 .754 0.108 0.77 0.133 -0.025 1.0 4 0 HR,3B
   John Christensen LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .308 .455 .762 -0.036 1.51 0.000 -0.036 -0.1 0 0
Danny Heep 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .231 .319 .312 .631 -0.044 1.00 0.057 -0.101 -0.6 7 2 CS
Rafael Santana SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .276 .317 .382 .698 -0.024 0.72 0.018 -0.041 -0.1 1 2
   Ron Hodges PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .208 .351 .264 .615 -0.055 2.02 0.000 -0.055 -0.2
   Jose Oquendo SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .284 .249 .532 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Ron Gardenhire 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .246 .276 .304 .581 -0.134 1.39 0.000 -0.134 -0.8 0 2
Ron Darling P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .149 .159 .164 .324 -0.034 0.68 0.000 -0.034 -0.3 2 1
   Mookie Wilson PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .276 .308 .409 .717 0.018 0.47 0.018 0.000 0.1
   Brent Gaff P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jesse Orosco P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .571 .250 .821 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rusty Staub PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .291 .361 .652 -0.047 1.97 0.000 -0.047 -0.1
Team Totals 35 4 10 4 2 5 37 .286 .324 .600 .924 -0.220 1.13 0.634 -0.853 0.1 24 7
3B: G Foster (1, off B Gullickson).
HR: D Strawberry 2 (26, 2 off B Gullickson, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs; 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs); G Foster (24, off B Gullickson, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
TB: D Strawberry 8; G Foster 7; H Winningham 3; J Stearns; R Santana; D Heep.
RBI: D Strawberry 2 (97); G Foster (86); J Stearns (1).
2-out RBI: J Stearns.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
E: K Mitchell (1).
Baserunning
CS: D Heep (1, 2nd base by B Gullickson/G Carter); H Winningham (1, 2nd base by B Gullickson/G Carter).

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tim Raines CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .309 .393 .437 .830 0.006 0.75 0.048 -0.042 -0.1 3 0 SB
Bryan Little 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .244 .332 .293 .625 -0.039 0.72 0.018 -0.057 -0.2 5 0
Andre Dawson RF 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .248 .301 .409 .710 0.083 0.93 0.105 -0.021 0.6 3 0 SH
Gary Carter C 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .294 .366 .487 .853 0.202 0.95 0.202 0.000 2.1 5 2 SB,IW
Dan Driessen 1B 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .269 .354 .455 .809 0.232 1.06 0.269 -0.038 1.9 6 0 HR,2B
Jim Wohlford LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .300 .342 .451 .793 -0.078 0.76 0.000 -0.078 -1.2 4 0
   Max Venable LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .276 .352 .628 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Tim Wallach 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .246 .311 .395 .706 -0.047 0.62 0.000 -0.047 -0.6 1 3
Angel Salazar SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .155 .178 .201 .379 -0.036 0.50 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 0 1
Bill Gullickson P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .110 .143 .110 .252 -0.031 0.63 0.000 -0.031 -0.3 0 0
   Jeff Reardon P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.012 0.50 0.000 -0.012 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 29 5 5 4 3 6 33 .172 .250 .310 .560 0.280 0.79 0.642 -0.362 1.5 27 6
2B: D Driessen (24, off R Darling).
HR: D Driessen (16, off R Darling, 2nd inn, 1 on, 0 outs).
SH: A Dawson (1, off B Gaff).
IBB: G Carter (9, by B Gaff).
TB: D Driessen 6; G Carter 2; T Raines.
RBI: D Driessen 3 (60); G Carter (106).
2-out RBI: D Driessen; G Carter.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Baserunning
SB: T Raines (75, 2nd base off R Darling/J Stearns); G Carter (2, 2nd base off R Darling/J Stearns).

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ron Darling, L (12-9) 6 5 5 4 1 4 1 3.81 25 47 -0.343 0.82 -2.4
Brent Gaff 1.1 0 0 0 2 2 0 3.63 6 0 0 0.019 0.57 0.0
Jesse Orosco 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.59 2 2 0 0.044 0.94 0.8
Team Totals 8 5 5 4 3 6 1 4.50 33 47 2 0 -0.280 0.79 -1.5

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Gullickson, W (12-9) 6.2 9 4 4 2 3 3 3.61 29 41 -0.123 0.91 -1.4
Jeff Reardon, S (23) 2.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.90 8 2 0 0.342 2.00 1.3
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 2 5 3 4.00 37 41 2 0 0.219 1.13 -0.1
Balks: None.
WP: R Darling (7).
HBP: None.
IBB: B Gaff (11; G Carter).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Lee Weyer.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 14,183.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-2 0 1-- RR MON D. Driessen R. Darling 19% 55% Home Run; Carter Scores/unER
b3 2-2 2 1-3 R MON G. Carter R. Darling 13% 68% Single; Raines Scores; Dawson to 3B
t7 3-5 2 12- R NYM J. Stearns B. Gullickson -12% 72% Single; Wilson Scores; Winningham to 2B
t2 0-0 0 --- R NYM D. Strawberry B. Gullickson -12% 38% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- R NYM G. Foster B. Gullickson -10% 28% Home Run

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYM H. Winningham B. Gullickson 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O NYM J. Stearns B. Gullickson 1% 54% Flyball: 2B
t1 0-0 2 --- O NYM K. Mitchell B. Gullickson 1% 55% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Ron Darling facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O MON T. Raines R. Darling -2% 52% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 --- O MON B. Little R. Darling -1% 51% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O MON A. Dawson R. Darling -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- R NYM D. Strawberry B. Gullickson -12% 38% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- R NYM G. Foster B. Gullickson -10% 28% Home Run
t2 2-0 0 --- NYM D. Heep B. Gullickson -3% 26% Walk
t2 2-0 0 1-- O NYM R. Santana B. Gullickson 4% 30% Heep Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
t2 2-0 1 --- NYM R. Santana B. Gullickson -2% 28% Single
t2 2-0 1 1-- O NYM R. Gardenhire B. Gullickson 2% 30% Foul Flyball: 1B
t2 2-0 2 1-- O NYM R. Darling B. Gullickson 2% 32% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 2, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Behind 0-2, Mets' Ron Darling facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- MON G. Carter R. Darling 4% 36% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b2 0-2 0 1-- RR MON D. Driessen R. Darling 19% 55% Home Run; Carter Scores/unER
b2 2-2 0 --- O MON J. Wohlford R. Darling -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 2-2 1 --- O MON T. Wallach R. Darling -2% 51% Flyball: SS
b2 2-2 2 --- O MON A. Salazar R. Darling -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Expos 2.
Top of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Tied 2-2, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 1-2-3
t3 2-2 0 --- NYM H. Winningham B. Gullickson -4% 46% Single
t3 2-2 0 1-- O NYM J. Stearns B. Gullickson 4% 50% Strikeout
t3 2-2 1 1-- O NYM K. Mitchell B. Gullickson 4% 54% Winningham Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
t3 2-2 2 --- O NYM K. Mitchell B. Gullickson 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Expos 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Tied 2-2, Mets' Ron Darling facing 9-1-2
b3 2-2 0 --- O MON B. Gullickson R. Darling -2% 53% Strikeout
b3 2-2 1 --- MON T. Raines R. Darling 3% 56% Single
b3 2-2 1 1-- MON B. Little R. Darling 2% 58% Raines Steals 2B
b3 2-2 1 -2- O MON B. Little R. Darling -3% 54% Groundout: 1B-P; Raines to 3B
b3 2-2 2 --3 MON A. Dawson R. Darling 1% 55% Walk
b3 2-2 2 1-3 R MON G. Carter R. Darling 13% 68% Single; Raines Scores; Dawson to 3B
b3 3-2 2 1-3 R MON D. Driessen R. Darling 9% 77% Wild Pitch; Dawson Scores; Carter to 2B
b3 4-2 2 -2- R MON D. Driessen R. Darling 8% 85% Double; Carter Scores
b3 5-2 2 -2- O MON J. Wohlford R. Darling -2% 84% Flyball: RF
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 2, Expos 5.
Top of the 4th, Mets Batting, Behind 2-5, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 4-5-6
t4 2-5 0 --- R NYM D. Strawberry B. Gullickson -9% 75% Home Run
t4 3-5 0 --- O NYM G. Foster B. Gullickson 3% 78% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t4 3-5 1 --- O NYM D. Heep B. Gullickson 2% 79% Flyball: LF
t4 3-5 2 --- O NYM R. Santana B. Gullickson 1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Expos Batting, Ahead 5-3, Mets' Ron Darling facing 7-8-9
b4 5-3 0 --- O MON T. Wallach R. Darling -1% 79% Strikeout
b4 5-3 1 --- O MON A. Salazar R. Darling -1% 78% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 5-3 2 --- O MON B. Gullickson R. Darling -1% 77% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Top of the 5th, Mets Batting, Behind 3-5, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 8-9-1
t5 3-5 0 --- O NYM R. Gardenhire B. Gullickson 3% 80% Flyball: CF
t5 3-5 1 --- O NYM R. Darling B. Gullickson 2% 82% Strikeout
t5 3-5 2 --- NYM H. Winningham B. Gullickson -2% 80% Single
t5 3-5 2 1-- O NYM J. Stearns B. Gullickson 3% 83% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Expos Batting, Ahead 5-3, Mets' Ron Darling facing 1-2-3
b5 5-3 0 --- O MON T. Raines R. Darling -1% 82% Flyball: LF
b5 5-3 1 --- O MON B. Little R. Darling -1% 81% Groundout: 1B-P
b5 5-3 2 --- O MON A. Dawson R. Darling -1% 80% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Top of the 6th, Mets Batting, Behind 3-5, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 3-4-5
t6 3-5 0 --- O NYM K. Mitchell B. Gullickson 3% 83% Flyball: LF
t6 3-5 1 --- O NYM D. Strawberry B. Gullickson 2% 85% Strikeout
t6 3-5 2 --- NYM G. Foster B. Gullickson -3% 82% Triple
t6 3-5 2 --3 O NYM D. Heep B. Gullickson 4% 86% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Expos Batting, Ahead 5-3, Mets' Ron Darling facing 4-5-6
b6 5-3 0 --- MON G. Carter R. Darling 2% 88% Single
b6 5-3 0 1-- O MON D. Driessen R. Darling -2% 86% Flyball: LF
b6 5-3 1 1-- MON J. Wohlford R. Darling 1% 87% Carter Steals 2B
b6 5-3 1 -2- O MON J. Wohlford R. Darling -2% 86% Flyball: LF
b6 5-3 2 -2- O MON T. Wallach R. Darling -2% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 3, Expos 5.
Top of the 7th, Mets Batting, Behind 3-5, Expos' Bill Gullickson facing 7-8-9
t7 3-5 0 --- O NYM R. Santana B. Gullickson 3% 87% Flyball: RF
t7 3-5 1 --- O NYM R. Gardenhire B. Gullickson 2% 89% Flyball: CF
Mookie Wilson pinch hits for Ron Darling (P) batting 9th
t7 3-5 2 --- NYM M. Wilson B. Gullickson -2% 87% Walk
t7 3-5 2 1-- NYM H. Winningham B. Gullickson -3% 84% Single; Wilson to 2B
t7 3-5 2 12- R NYM J. Stearns B. Gullickson -12% 72% Single; Wilson Scores; Winningham to 2B
Jeff Reardon replaces Bill Gullickson pitching and batting 9th
t7 4-5 2 12- O NYM K. Mitchell J. Reardon 8% 80% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Mets 4, Expos 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Expos Batting, Ahead 5-4, Mets' Brent Gaff facing 8-9-1
Brent Gaff replaces Mookie Wilson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
John Christensen replaces George Foster playing LF batting 5th
b7 5-4 0 --- O MON A. Salazar B. Gaff -2% 79% Strikeout
b7 5-4 1 --- O MON J. Reardon B. Gaff -1% 77% Strikeout
b7 5-4 2 --- O MON T. Raines B. Gaff -1% 77% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 4, Expos 5.
Top of the 8th, Mets Batting, Behind 4-5, Expos' Jeff Reardon facing 4-5-6
t8 4-5 0 --- O NYM D. Strawberry J. Reardon 5% 82% Flyball: 2B
t8 4-5 1 --- O NYM J. Christensen J. Reardon 4% 85% Flyball: LF
t8 4-5 2 --- NYM D. Heep J. Reardon -3% 82% Single
Ron Hodges pinch hits for Rafael Santana (SS) batting 7th
t8 4-5 2 1-- O NYM R. Hodges J. Reardon 5% 88% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 4, Expos 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Expos Batting, Ahead 5-4, Mets' Brent Gaff facing 2-3-4
Jose Oquendo replaces Ron Hodges (PH) playing SS batting 7th
b8 5-4 0 --- MON B. Little B. Gaff 2% 90% Walk
b8 5-4 0 1-- O MON A. Dawson B. Gaff -1% 89% Bunt Groundout: 1B unassisted/Sacrifice; Little to 2B
b8 5-4 1 -2- MON G. Carter B. Gaff 1% 90% Intentional Walk
Jesse Orosco replaces Brent Gaff pitching and batting 9th
b8 5-4 1 12- O MON D. Driessen J. Orosco -2% 88% Flyball: CF
b8 5-4 2 12- O MON J. Wohlford J. Orosco -2% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Mets 4, Expos 5.
Top of the 9th, Mets Batting, Behind 4-5, Expos' Jeff Reardon facing 8-9-1
Max Venable replaces Jim Wohlford playing LF batting 6th
t9 4-5 0 --- O NYM R. Gardenhire J. Reardon 7% 92% Foul Flyball: RF
Rusty Staub pinch hits for Jesse Orosco (P) batting 9th
t9 4-5 1 --- O NYM R. Staub J. Reardon 5% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 4-5 2 --- O NYM H. Winningham J. Reardon 3% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 4, Expos 5.

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