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MIL
@CHW
1
6
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@MIN
4
2
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@NYY
5
3
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2
7
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@TEX
8
3
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8
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7
1
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7
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12
4
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@SDP
1
7
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@SFG
0
4
Tuesday, May 2, 1989, 7:35
, Yankee Stadium II
Attendance: 20,587, Time of Game: 2:37
Royals
5
17-8
 Won 4 
3rd, 1 GB
at Yankees
3
12-13
 Lost 1 
3rd, 1 GB
W: Mark Gubicza (2-2)
L: Tommy John (2-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          2  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  0    5 10  2
Yankees         0  2  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    3  6  0

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Wilson CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 5 .197 .277 .239 .517 10 9 0.008 1.32 0.060 -0.052 -0.1 2 0 SH
Kevin Seitzer 3B 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .283 .360 .374 .734 17 9 0.055 1.13 0.089 -0.034 0.5 0 2 IW
Luis de los Santos 1B 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .400 .400 .400 .800 15 10 0.208 1.59 0.266 -0.058 0.8 12 0
Danny Tartabull RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .321 .430 .420 .850 9 6 -0.009 1.22 0.076 -0.085 0.1 3 0 2B
Pat Tabler DH 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .286 .351 .314 .665 24 15 0.167 1.31 0.203 -0.036 1.7
Bo Jackson LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .270 .323 .618 .941 8 5 -0.139 1.14 0.000 -0.139 -1.6 2 0
Bob Boone C 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .290 .388 .377 .764 6 4 -0.022 1.00 0.022 -0.044 0.0 5 0 HBP
   Rey Palacios PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 5 3 -0.012 0.46 0.000 -0.012 -0.2 1 0
Frank White 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .270 .313 .365 .678 15 8 -0.010 1.25 0.071 -0.081 -0.7 2 4
Kurt Stillwell SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .183 .231 .217 .447 13 7 0.071 1.07 0.107 -0.036 0.2 0 4
Mark Gubicza P 0 4
Team Totals 36 5 10 5 1 4 39 .278 .316 .306 .621 122 76 0.317 1.23 0.894 -0.577 0.7 27 14
2B: D Tartabull (5, off T John).
SH: W Wilson (2, off T John).
IBB: K Seitzer (1, by T John).
HBP: B Boone (2, by T John).
TB: P Tabler 3; D Tartabull 2; L de los Santos 2; K Seitzer; K Stillwell; W Wilson; F White.
RBI: P Tabler 2 (7); L de los Santos 2 (2); K Seitzer (13).
2-out RBI: P Tabler.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 4 for 8.
Fielding
E: B Boone (2); M Gubicza (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rickey Henderson LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .278 .386 .412 .798 12 9 -0.122 1.19 0.000 -0.122 -1.0 1 0
Steve Sax 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .287 .321 .376 .697 12 9 -0.014 0.91 0.052 -0.066 -0.4 3 5
Don Mattingly 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .210 .323 .272 .595 14 8 -0.086 0.99 0.000 -0.086 -0.6 12 0
Ken Phelps DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .319 .389 .426 .814 18 12 -0.026 1.22 0.066 -0.092 -0.1
Jesse Barfield RF 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .202 .256 .429 .684 21 14 0.069 1.24 0.143 -0.074 0.8 1 0
Mike Pagliarulo 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .143 .192 .163 .356 12 8 0.134 1.30 0.175 -0.041 1.1 0 3
Don Slaught C 3 1 1 0 0 1 4 .272 .294 .457 .751 12 10 0.003 1.77 0.123 -0.119 -0.0 5 0 SH
Alvaro Espinoza SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .282 .325 .296 .620 6 4 -0.082 1.71 0.000 -0.082 -0.8 3 5 SH
   Hal Morris PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 7 5 -0.048 2.05 0.000 -0.048 -0.3
   Wayne Tolleson SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .133 .071 .205 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Roberto Kelly CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .329 .378 .474 .852 5 4 -0.011 1.47 0.065 -0.076 -0.1 2 0
Tommy John P 0 3
   Dale Mohorcic P 0 1
   Lee Guetterman P 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 6 0 0 6 34 .188 .188 .188 .375 119 83 -0.183 1.31 0.624 -0.806 -1.3 27 18
SH: D Slaught (1, off M Gubicza); A Espinoza (2, off M Gubicza).
TB: R Kelly; K Phelps; S Sax; D Slaught; M Pagliarulo; J Barfield.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Baserunning
Pickoffs: D Slaught (3rd base by M Gubicza).

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mark Gubicza, W (2-2) 9 6 3 1 0 6 0 2.75 34 119 83 56 10 17 14 14 9 0 73 0.182 1.31 1.3
Team Totals 9 6 3 1 0 6 0 1.00 34 119 83 56 10 17 14 14 9 0 73 0.182 1.31 1.3

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tommy John, L (2-4) 6.2 10 5 5 1 1 0 4.50 32 100 61 43 2 15 17 12 7 0 34 -0.393 1.40 -2.1
Dale Mohorcic 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.55 4 12 7 4 1 2 1 2 1 0 2 0 0.059 0.56 1.0
Lee Guetterman 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 3 10 8 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.016 0.21 0.5
Team Totals 9 10 5 5 1 4 0 5.00 39 122 76 48 7 20 19 14 8 0 34 2 0 -0.318 1.23 -0.7
Balks: None.
WP: M Gubicza 2 (3); T John (1).
HBP: T John (2; B Boone).
IBB: T John (1; K Seitzer).
Pickoffs: M Gubicza (0; D Slaught, 3rd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Durwood Merrill, 1B - Don Denkinger, 2B - Larry McCoy, 3B - Steve Palermo.
Time of Game: 2:37.
Attendance: 20,587.
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
t7 2-3 1 123 7,(3-2)  RR KCR L. de los Santos T. John 25% 74% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); White Scores; Stillwell Scores; Seitzer to 2B
t7 4-3 2 1-3 9,(3-2)  R KCR P. Tabler T. John 12% 83% Single to CF (Line Drive to SS-2B); Seitzer Scores; Tartabull to 3B
b2 0-2 0 1-3 2,(1-0)  R NYY M. Pagliarulo M. Gubicza -11% 42% Reached on E1 (throw) (Ground Ball); Phelps Scores/No RBI/unER; Barfield to 3B
t7 2-3 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  KCR K. Stillwell T. John 11% 48% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); White to 2B
b2 0-2 0 -2- 5,(2-2)  NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza -8% 53% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Phelps to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Tommy John facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  KCR W. Wilson T. John 4% 54% Single to RF (Line Drive to RF Line)
t1 0-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  KCR K. Seitzer T. John 2% 56% Wild Pitch; Wilson to 2B
t1 0-0 0 -2- 2,(1-0)  R KCR K. Seitzer T. John 7% 63% Single to CF (Line Drive); Wilson Scores
t1 1-0 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O KCR L. de los Santos T. John -3% 60% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t1 1-0 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  KCR D. Tartabull T. John 8% 68% Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); de los Santos to 3B
t1 1-0 1 -23 5,(2-2)  R KCR P. Tabler T. John 7% 75% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF); de los Santos Scores; Tartabull to 3B
t1 2-0 1 1-3 3,(1-1)  O KCR B. Jackson T. John -6% 69% Fielder's Choice P; Tartabull out at Hm/P-C; Tabler to 2B
t1 2-0 2 12- 1,(0-0)  KCR B. Boone T. John 2% 71% Hit By Pitch; Tabler to 3B; Jackson to 2B
t1 2-0 2 123 5,(3-1)  O KCR F. White T. John -5% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O NYY R. Henderson M. Gubicza 2% 68% Flyball: CF
b1 0-2 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O NYY S. Sax M. Gubicza 2% 70% Groundout: 2B-1B (SS-2B)
b1 0-2 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O NYY D. Mattingly M. Gubicza 1% 71% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Yankees' Tommy John facing 9-1-2
t2 2-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O KCR K. Stillwell T. John -2% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 2-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O KCR W. Wilson T. John -1% 68% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
t2 2-0 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR K. Seitzer T. John -1% 67% Lineout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 4-5-6
b2 0-2 0 --- 2,(1-0)  NYY K. Phelps M. Gubicza -4% 63% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
b2 0-2 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza -3% 60% Wild Pitch; Phelps to 2B
b2 0-2 0 -2- 5,(2-2)  NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza -8% 53% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Phelps to 3B
b2 0-2 0 1-3 2,(1-0)  R NYY M. Pagliarulo M. Gubicza -11% 42% Reached on E1 (throw) (Ground Ball); Phelps Scores/No RBI/unER; Barfield to 3B
b2 1-2 0 1-3 2,(0-1)  O NYY D. Slaught M. Gubicza 5% 46% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice (Front of Home); Pagliarulo to 2B
b2 1-2 1 -23 4,(1-2)  R NYY A. Espinoza M. Gubicza -7% 40% Wild Pitch; Barfield Scores/unER; Pagliarulo to 3B
b2 2-2 1 --3 5,(2-2)  O NYY A. Espinoza M. Gubicza 6% 46% Strikeout Swinging
b2 2-2 2 --3 1,(0-0)  O NYY R. Kelly M. Gubicza 4% 50% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 2-2, Yankees' Tommy John facing 3-4-5
t3 2-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR L. de los Santos T. John -2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
t3 2-2 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR D. Tartabull T. John -2% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-2 2 --- 5,(3-1)  KCR P. Tabler T. John 1% 47% Single to RF (Fly Ball to Short RF)
t3 2-2 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  O KCR B. Jackson T. John -3% 45% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 2-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 1-2-3
b3 2-2 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O NYY R. Henderson M. Gubicza 2% 47% Lineout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
b3 2-2 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O NYY S. Sax M. Gubicza 2% 49% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 2-2 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O NYY D. Mattingly M. Gubicza 1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Tied 2-2, Yankees' Tommy John facing 7-8-9
t4 2-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR B. Boone T. John -3% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 2-2 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR F. White T. John -2% 45% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-2B)
t4 2-2 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O KCR K. Stillwell T. John -1% 44% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Tied 2-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 4-5-6
b4 2-2 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O NYY K. Phelps M. Gubicza 3% 47% Popfly: LF (Short LF)
b4 2-2 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza 2% 49% Strikeout Swinging
b4 2-2 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O NYY M. Pagliarulo M. Gubicza 1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Tied 2-2, Yankees' Tommy John facing 1-2-3
t5 2-2 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR W. Wilson T. John -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
t5 2-2 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O KCR K. Seitzer T. John -2% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 2-2 2 --- 2,(1-0)  KCR L. de los Santos T. John 2% 47% Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF-RF)
t5 2-2 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O KCR D. Tartabull T. John -3% 43% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Tied 2-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 7-8-9
b5 2-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  NYY D. Slaught M. Gubicza -5% 39% Single to LF (Line Drive to Deep SS)
b5 2-2 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O NYY A. Espinoza M. Gubicza 2% 41% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice (P's Left); Slaught to 2B
b5 2-2 1 -2- 1,(0-0)  NYY R. Kelly M. Gubicza -6% 34% Single to LF (Line Drive); Slaught to 3B
b5 2-2 1 1-3 2,(0-2)  R NYY R. Henderson M. Gubicza -8% 27% Slaught Picked off 3B, safe on E2; Slaught Scores; Kelly to 2B
b5 3-2 1 -2- 4,(1-2)  O NYY R. Henderson M. Gubicza 3% 30% Strikeout Swinging
b5 3-2 2 -2- 7,(3-2)  O NYY S. Sax M. Gubicza 3% 33% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 3.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-3, Yankees' Tommy John facing 5-6-7
t6 2-3 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O KCR P. Tabler T. John -4% 30% Flyball: CF (Deep LF-CF)
t6 2-3 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O KCR B. Jackson T. John -3% 27% Flyball: CF (Deep CF-RF)
t6 2-3 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O KCR B. Boone T. John -2% 25% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 3-2, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 3-4-5
b6 3-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O NYY D. Mattingly M. Gubicza 2% 27% Lineout: 1B
b6 3-2 1 --- 7,(2-2)  O NYY K. Phelps M. Gubicza 1% 29% Lineout: RF
b6 3-2 2 --- 8,(3-2)  O NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza 1% 30% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-3B Hole)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Yankees 3.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-3, Yankees' Tommy John facing 8-9-1
t7 2-3 0 --- 5,(2-2)  KCR F. White T. John 7% 37% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
t7 2-3 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  KCR K. Stillwell T. John 11% 48% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); White to 2B
t7 2-3 0 12- 1,(0-0)  O KCR W. Wilson T. John -0% 47% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice (P's Right); White to 3B; Stillwell to 2B
t7 2-3 1 -23 4,(3-0)  KCR K. Seitzer T. John 2% 49% Intentional Walk
t7 2-3 1 123 7,(3-2)  RR KCR L. de los Santos T. John 25% 74% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); White Scores; Stillwell Scores; Seitzer to 2B
t7 4-3 1 12- 1,(0-0)  O KCR D. Tartabull T. John -4% 70% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Seitzer to 3B
t7 4-3 2 1-3 9,(3-2)  R KCR P. Tabler T. John 12% 83% Single to CF (Line Drive to SS-2B); Seitzer Scores; Tartabull to 3B
Dale Mohorcic replaces Tommy John pitching
t7 5-3 2 1-3 2,(1-0)  O KCR B. Jackson D. Mohorcic -3% 79% Groundout: P-1B
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Behind 3-5, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 6-7-8
b7 3-5 0 --- 7,(2-2)  NYY M. Pagliarulo M. Gubicza -7% 73% Single to CF (Line Drive to SS-2B)
b7 3-5 0 1-- 8,(2-2)  O NYY D. Slaught M. Gubicza 6% 79% Strikeout Looking
Hal Morris pinch hits for Alvaro Espinoza (SS) batting 8th
b7 3-5 1 1-- 7,(2-2)  O NYY H. Morris M. Gubicza 5% 83% Strikeout Swinging
b7 3-5 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  O NYY R. Kelly M. Gubicza 4% 87% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Ahead 5-3, Yankees' Dale Mohorcic facing 7-8-9
Wayne Tolleson replaces Hal Morris (PH) playing SS batting 8th
Rey Palacios pinch hits for Bob Boone (C) batting 7th
t8 5-3 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O KCR R. Palacios D. Mohorcic -1% 86% Strikeout Swinging
t8 5-3 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O KCR F. White D. Mohorcic -1% 85% Lineout: RF
t8 5-3 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR K. Stillwell D. Mohorcic -1% 85% Flyball: LF (LF Line)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Behind 3-5, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 1-2-3
Rey Palacios moves from PH to C
b8 3-5 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O NYY R. Henderson M. Gubicza 4% 89% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-3B Hole)
b8 3-5 1 --- 1,(0-0)  NYY S. Sax M. Gubicza -5% 84% Single to RF (Line Drive to RF Line)
b8 3-5 1 1-- 7,(3-2)  O NYY D. Mattingly M. Gubicza 4% 88% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-3B Hole); Sax to 2B
b8 3-5 2 -2- 4,(1-2)  O NYY K. Phelps M. Gubicza 5% 93% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Ahead 5-3, Yankees' Lee Guetterman facing 1-2-3
Lee Guetterman replaces Dale Mohorcic pitching
t9 5-3 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O KCR W. Wilson L. Guetterman -1% 92% Strikeout Swinging
t9 5-3 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O KCR K. Seitzer L. Guetterman -1% 92% Strikeout Swinging
t9 5-3 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O KCR L. de los Santos L. Guetterman -0% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Behind 3-5, Royals' Mark Gubicza facing 5-6-7
b9 3-5 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O NYY J. Barfield M. Gubicza 4% 96% Strikeout Swinging
b9 3-5 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O NYY M. Pagliarulo M. Gubicza 3% 99% Flyball: CF
b9 3-5 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O NYY D. Slaught M. Gubicza 1% 100% Groundout: P-SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 5, Yankees 3.

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In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

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