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CAL
@BOS
3
2
BAL
@CHW
4
1
 
(5)
OAK
@DET
4
5
CLE
@KCR
9
5
SEA
@MIL
11
13
NYY
@MIN
7
1
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@TEX
5
3
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@MON
1
4
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@NYM
2
9
CIN
@PHI
10
6
 
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@SDP
4
7
PIT
@SFG
7
6
Monday, July 20, 1987,
, Stade Olympique
Attendance: 26,346, Time of Game: 2:22
Astros
1
45-47
 Lost 4 
3rd, 4½ GB
at Expos
4
52-39
 Won 8 
2nd, 6½ GB
L: Jim Deshaies (8-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Astros          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  1
Expos           0  0  0   2  2  0   0  0  X    4  9  1

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Gerald Young CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .220 .283 .293 .575 -0.102 0.99 0.000 -0.102 -0.9 2 0
Bill Doran 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .267 .346 .402 .748 -0.109 1.03 0.000 -0.109 -0.9 3 0
Denny Walling LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .302 .360 .432 .793 -0.026 0.59 0.025 -0.051 -0.3 2 1 3B
Glenn Davis 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .269 .322 .471 .792 -0.056 0.80 0.015 -0.072 -0.7 8 0
Kevin Bass RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .277 .336 .437 .773 0.017 0.68 0.050 -0.033 0.3 3 0 2B
Alan Ashby C 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .295 .387 .464 .851 0.062 1.15 0.131 -0.069 0.3 4 0
Ken Caminiti 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .389 .421 .889 1.310 -0.092 0.83 0.000 -0.092 -1.1 1 3
Craig Reynolds SS 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .265 .308 .355 .663 0.038 0.86 0.064 -0.026 0.3 1 6
Jim Deshaies P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .081 .209 .081 .290 -0.045 1.40 0.000 -0.045 -0.4 0 0
   Jose Cruz PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249 .311 .409 .720 -0.021 0.72 0.000 -0.021 -0.2
   Dave Meads P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 5 1 2 4 34 .156 .206 .250 .456 -0.334 0.89 0.285 -0.620 -3.7 24 10
2B: K Bass (19, off D Martinez).
3B: D Walling (2, off D Martinez).
TB: D Walling 3; K Bass 3; A Ashby; C Reynolds.
RBI: A Ashby (35).
2-out RBI: A Ashby.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Reynolds-G Davis.
E: K Caminiti (1).
Outfield Assists: D Walling (V Law at 3rd base).

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Casey Candaele CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .279 .339 .352 .692 -0.023 0.61 0.023 -0.046 -0.4 5 0
Mitch Webster RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .280 .350 .399 .749 0.143 0.59 0.171 -0.028 1.7 2 0 HR
Tim Raines LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .344 .432 .511 .944 -0.062 0.54 0.000 -0.062 -1.1 1 0
Tim Wallach 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .302 .349 .506 .855 -0.053 0.52 0.000 -0.053 -0.8 2 2
Hubie Brooks SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .298 .341 .509 .849 0.049 0.41 0.059 -0.010 0.1 2 2 2B
Andres Galarraga 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .327 .386 .510 .895 -0.014 0.66 0.028 -0.042 -0.2 9 0
Vance Law 2B 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .307 .384 .491 .875 0.147 0.92 0.150 -0.003 1.1 2 3 2B,IW
Mike Fitzgerald C 2 0 1 1 1 0 3 .233 .323 .325 .648 0.043 1.39 0.088 -0.045 0.2 4 0 IW
Dennis Martinez P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .056 .105 .056 .161 -0.063 0.81 0.000 -0.063 -0.9 0 1
Team Totals 32 4 9 4 2 3 34 .281 .324 .438 .761 0.167 0.69 0.519 -0.352 -0.2 27 8
2B: H Brooks (8, off J Deshaies); V Law (22, off J Deshaies).
HR: M Webster (5, off J Deshaies, 5th inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF).
IBB: V Law (3, by J Deshaies); M Fitzgerald (3, by J Deshaies).
TB: M Webster 5; V Law 3; H Brooks 3; C Candaele; M Fitzgerald; A Galarraga.
RBI: M Webster 2 (31); M Fitzgerald (22); V Law (38).
2-out RBI: M Fitzgerald; V Law.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 5.
Fielding
E: H Brooks (11).

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Deshaies, L (8-4) 6 8 4 4 2 3 1 3.76 27 41 -0.187 0.83 -0.9
Dave Meads 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.09 7 0 0 0.020 0.15 1.0
Team Totals 8 9 4 4 2 3 1 4.50 34 41 0 0 -0.167 0.69 0.2

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dennis Martinez, W (5-1) 9 5 1 1 2 4 0 4.06 34 75 0.333 0.89 3.7
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 2 4 0 1.00 34 75 0.333 0.89 3.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: J Deshaies 2 (4; V Law, M Fitzgerald).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Eric Gregg.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 26,346.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Houston Astros         Montreal Expos
1 Gerald Young CF 1 Casey Candaele CF
2 Bill Doran 2B 2 Mitch Webster RF
3 Denny Walling LF 3 Tim Raines LF
4 Glenn Davis 1B 4 Tim Wallach 3B
5 Kevin Bass RF 5 Hubie Brooks SS
6 Alan Ashby C 6 Andres Galarraga 1B
7 Ken Caminiti 3B 7 Vance Law 2B
8 Craig Reynolds SS 8 Mike Fitzgerald C
9 Jim Deshaies P 9 Dennis Martinez P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-1 1 1-- RR MON M. Webster J. Deshaies 16% 87% Home Run; Candaele Scores
b4 0-1 2 12- R MON V. Law J. Deshaies 13% 55% Single to RF; Brooks Scores; Galarraga to 2B
t4 0-0 2 12- R HOU A. Ashby D. Martinez -13% 38% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Davis Scores; Bass to 3B
b4 1-1 2 12- RO MON M. Fitzgerald J. Deshaies 9% 64% Single to LF (Fly Ball); Galarraga Scores; Law out at 3B/LF-3B
t5 1-2 2 --3 O HOU B. Doran D. Martinez 5% 71% Strikeout Looking

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O HOU G. Young D. Martinez 2% 52% Lineout: 2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O HOU B. Doran D. Martinez 2% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t1 0-0 2 --- HOU D. Walling D. Martinez -3% 51% Triple to CF (Deep CF)
t1 0-0 2 --3 O HOU G. Davis D. Martinez 4% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O MON C. Candaele J. Deshaies -2% 53% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- O MON M. Webster J. Deshaies -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O MON T. Raines J. Deshaies -1% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O HOU K. Bass D. Martinez 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t2 0-0 1 --- O HOU A. Ashby D. Martinez 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 2 --- O HOU K. Caminiti D. Martinez 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O MON T. Wallach J. Deshaies -2% 53% Flyball: CF
b2 0-0 1 --- MON H. Brooks J. Deshaies 4% 57% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line)
b2 0-0 1 -2- O MON A. Galarraga J. Deshaies -4% 53% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-0 2 -2- MON V. Law J. Deshaies 1% 54% Intentional Walk
b2 0-0 2 12- O MON M. Fitzgerald J. Deshaies -4% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O HOU C. Reynolds D. Martinez 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O HOU J. Deshaies D. Martinez 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O HOU G. Young D. Martinez 1% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- O MON D. Martinez J. Deshaies -3% 53% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 --- O MON C. Candaele J. Deshaies -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-0 2 --- O MON M. Webster J. Deshaies -1% 50% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Top of the 4th, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O HOU B. Doran D. Martinez 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 1 --- O HOU D. Walling D. Martinez 2% 55% Flyball: CF
t4 0-0 2 --- HOU G. Davis D. Martinez -2% 53% Walk
t4 0-0 2 1-- HOU K. Bass D. Martinez -2% 51% Single to SS (Ground Ball); Davis to 2B
t4 0-0 2 12- R HOU A. Ashby D. Martinez -13% 38% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Davis Scores; Bass to 3B
t4 1-0 2 1-3 O HOU K. Caminiti D. Martinez 5% 43% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- O MON T. Raines J. Deshaies -3% 40% Flyball: RF
b4 0-1 1 --- O MON T. Wallach J. Deshaies -2% 38% Foul Flyball: C
b4 0-1 2 --- MON H. Brooks J. Deshaies 2% 39% Single to RF (Fly Ball)
b4 0-1 2 1-- MON A. Galarraga J. Deshaies 3% 42% Single to CF (Fly Ball); Brooks to 2B
b4 0-1 2 12- R MON V. Law J. Deshaies 13% 55% Single to RF; Brooks Scores; Galarraga to 2B
b4 1-1 2 12- RO MON M. Fitzgerald J. Deshaies 9% 64% Single to LF (Fly Ball); Galarraga Scores; Law out at 3B/LF-3B
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 2.
Top of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 8-9-1
t5 1-2 0 --- HOU C. Reynolds D. Martinez -5% 59% Walk
t5 1-2 0 1-- O HOU J. Deshaies D. Martinez 3% 61% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B; Deshaies to 2B/Adv on E6 (throw to 1B)
t5 1-2 1 -2- O HOU G. Young D. Martinez 4% 66% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Deshaies to 3B
t5 1-2 2 --3 O HOU B. Doran D. Martinez 5% 71% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Expos Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 9-1-2
b5 2-1 0 --- O MON D. Martinez J. Deshaies -2% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 2-1 1 --- MON C. Candaele J. Deshaies 2% 71% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
b5 2-1 1 1-- RR MON M. Webster J. Deshaies 16% 87% Home Run; Candaele Scores
b5 4-1 1 --- O MON T. Raines J. Deshaies -1% 87% Flyball: 2B
b5 4-1 2 --- O MON T. Wallach J. Deshaies -1% 86% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Top of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-4, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 3-4-5
t6 1-4 0 --- O HOU D. Walling D. Martinez 2% 89% Foul Flyball: SS
t6 1-4 1 --- O HOU G. Davis D. Martinez 2% 90% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 1-4 2 --- O HOU K. Bass D. Martinez 1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Expos Batting, Ahead 4-1, Astros' Jim Deshaies facing 5-6-7
b6 4-1 0 --- O MON H. Brooks J. Deshaies -1% 90% Flyball: LF
b6 4-1 1 --- O MON A. Galarraga J. Deshaies -1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 4-1 2 --- MON V. Law J. Deshaies 1% 91% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b6 4-1 2 -2- MON M. Fitzgerald J. Deshaies 0% 91% Intentional Walk
b6 4-1 2 12- O MON D. Martinez J. Deshaies -2% 89% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Top of the 7th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-4, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 6-7-8
t7 1-4 0 --- O HOU A. Ashby D. Martinez 2% 92% Strikeout Looking
t7 1-4 1 --- O HOU K. Caminiti D. Martinez 2% 93% Flyball: RF
t7 1-4 2 --- HOU C. Reynolds D. Martinez -1% 92% Single to CF (Fly Ball)
Jose Cruz pinch hits for Jim Deshaies (P) batting 9th
t7 1-4 2 1-- O HOU J. Cruz D. Martinez 2% 94% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Expos Batting, Ahead 4-1, Astros' Dave Meads facing 1-2-3
Dave Meads replaces Jose Cruz (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-1 0 --- O MON C. Candaele D. Meads -1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 4-1 1 --- MON M. Webster D. Meads 1% 94% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
b7 4-1 1 1-- OO MON T. Raines D. Meads -1% 93% Line Drive Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Top of the 8th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-4, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 1-2-3
t8 1-4 0 --- O HOU G. Young D. Martinez 2% 95% Flyball: LF
t8 1-4 1 --- O HOU B. Doran D. Martinez 1% 97% Flyball: CF
t8 1-4 2 --- O HOU D. Walling D. Martinez 1% 97% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Expos Batting, Ahead 4-1, Astros' Dave Meads facing 4-5-6
b8 4-1 0 --- O MON T. Wallach D. Meads -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 4-1 1 --- O MON H. Brooks D. Meads -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 4-1 2 --- MON A. Galarraga D. Meads 0% 97% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Galarraga to 1B
b8 4-1 2 1-- O MON V. Law D. Meads -0% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.
Top of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-4, Expos' Dennis Martinez facing 4-5-6
t9 1-4 0 --- O HOU G. Davis D. Martinez 2% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 1-4 1 --- HOU K. Bass D. Martinez -3% 96% Double to LF (LF-CF)
t9 1-4 1 -2- O HOU A. Ashby D. Martinez 3% 99% Strikeout
t9 1-4 2 -2- O HOU K. Caminiti D. Martinez 1% 100% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Expos 4.

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