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TEX
@BAL
2
1
TEX
@BAL
3
1
BOS
@CAL
3
4
 
(16)
DET
@CHW
2
5
KCR
@CLE
1
2
NYY
@MIN
1
0
 
(11)
MIL
@OAK
0
7
PIT
@ATL
5
3
CHC
@CIN
2
3
SFG
@MON
12
1
LAD
@NYM
1
4
SDP
@PHI
8
5
HOU
@STL
1
2
Saturday, July 8, 1972,
, Shea Stadium
Attendance: 41,065, Time of Game: 2:19
Dodgers
1
39-36
 Lost 1 
3rd, 6½ GB
at Mets
4
44-30
 Won 1 
2nd, 3 GB
W: Jim McAndrew (6-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  7  4
Mets            0  0  1   0  0  0   1  2  X    4  6  0

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lee Lacy 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .313 .324 .313 .636 -0.021 1.61 0.087 -0.108 0.1 2 5
Bill Buckner LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .302 .337 .341 .677 -0.003 1.68 0.120 -0.123 -0.1 0 0 GDP
Willie Davis CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .264 .295 .414 .710 -0.122 1.66 0.000 -0.122 -0.7 2 0
Frank Robinson RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .362 .450 .812 -0.173 1.48 0.000 -0.173 -1.1 1 0
Wes Parker 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .352 .335 .687 0.033 1.35 0.126 -0.093 -0.2 11 0 2B
Jim Lefebvre 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .203 .258 .355 .613 0.023 1.16 0.117 -0.094 0.5 0 2 2·2B
Chris Cannizzaro C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .283 .367 .377 .744 -0.126 1.60 0.000 -0.126 -1.0 7 0
Maury Wills SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .130 .194 .160 .354 -0.092 1.52 0.024 -0.115 -0.9 1 4
Tommy John P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .063 .063 .063 .125 -0.063 1.22 0.000 -0.063 -0.4 0 1
   Manny Mota PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .324 .353 .489 .842 0.204 3.64 0.204 0.000 0.9
   Pete Mikkelsen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Pete Richert P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 .750 1.500 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 2 4 35 .212 .257 .303 .560 -0.340 1.55 0.678 -1.017 -2.8 24 12
2B: J Lefebvre 2 (6, 1 off D Frisella, 1 off J McAndrew); W Parker (7, off J McAndrew).
TB: J Lefebvre 4; W Parker 2; L Lacy 2; M Mota; B Buckner.
GIDP: B Buckner (5).
RBI: M Mota (27).
2-out RBI: M Mota.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Wills-L Lacy-W Parker; L Lacy-W Parker.
E: F Robinson (4); P Richert (2); L Lacy (2); J Lefebvre (3).

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Mays CF 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .237 .418 .348 .766 -0.072 0.98 0.035 -0.107 -0.4 4 0 2B
Bud Harrelson SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .210 .323 .271 .594 0.206 1.09 0.218 -0.013 2.6 3 3 SB
Tommie Agee RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .247 .328 .381 .709 -0.145 1.22 0.000 -0.145 -1.5 0 0 GDP
   Wayne Garrett 2B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .188 .371 .288 .659 -0.002 0.07 0.000 -0.002 -0.2 0 0
Jim Fregosi 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .321 .382 .703 -0.042 0.93 0.032 -0.074 -0.3 2 2
John Milner LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .268 .339 .471 .810 0.068 1.42 0.155 -0.087 -0.2 3 0
Jim Beauchamp 1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .220 .226 .220 .446 -0.024 0.51 0.000 -0.024 -0.2 7 1
   Ed Kranepool PH-1B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .208 .288 .326 .615 0.126 2.01 0.126 0.000 0.7 2 0
Ted Martinez 2B-RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .274 .293 .349 .643 -0.051 0.72 0.000 -0.051 -0.6 2 0
Duffy Dyer C 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .262 .319 .477 .796 0.067 0.92 0.080 -0.013 0.6 4 0 2B
Jim McAndrew P 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .045 .087 .045 .132 0.068 0.93 0.077 -0.009 0.6 0 0 SH
   Dave Marshall PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .219 .296 .359 .655 -0.037 1.43 0.000 -0.037 -0.4
   Danny Frisella P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 30 4 6 1 1 6 32 .200 .226 .267 .492 0.162 1.03 0.723 -0.562 0.6 27 7
2B: D Dyer (8, off T John); W Mays (6, off P Richert).
SH: J McAndrew (3, off T John).
TB: D Dyer 2; W Mays 2; E Kranepool; J Fregosi; B Harrelson; J Milner.
GIDP: T Agee (11).
RBI: B Harrelson (14).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Harrelson-J Beauchamp.
Baserunning
SB: B Harrelson (7, 2nd base off T John/C Cannizzaro).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tommy John 6 2 1 0 0 5 0 2.83 21 71 0.123 1.00 1.5
Pete Mikkelsen, L (1-4) 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.13 5 0 0 -0.229 1.75 -1.0
Pete Richert 1.1 2 2 0 0 1 0 2.25 6 2 0 -0.055 0.44 -1.1
Team Totals 8 6 4 1 1 6 0 1.12 32 71 2 0 -0.161 1.03 -0.7

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim McAndrew, W (6-3) 7 6 1 1 2 1 0 2.99 28 60 0.204 1.70 1.9
Danny Frisella, S (7) 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.78 7 0 0 0.136 0.97 0.8
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 2 4 0 1.00 35 60 0 0 0.340 1.55 2.8
Balks: None.
WP: T John (4); P Mikkelsen (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Tom Gorman.
Time of Game: 2:19.
Attendance: 41,065.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers         New York Mets
1 Lee Lacy 2B 1 Willie Mays CF
2 Bill Buckner LF 2 Bud Harrelson SS
3 Willie Davis CF 3 Tommie Agee RF
4 Frank Robinson RF 4 Jim Fregosi 3B
5 Wes Parker 1B 5 John Milner LF
6 Jim Lefebvre 3B 6 Jim Beauchamp 1B
7 Chris Cannizzaro C 7 Ted Martinez 2B
8 Maury Wills SS 8 Duffy Dyer C
9 Tommy John P 9 Jim McAndrew P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t7 0-1 2 1-3 R LAD M. Mota J. McAndrew -20% 51% Single to LF; Parker Scores; Wills to 2B
t7 0-1 0 --- LAD W. Parker J. McAndrew -13% 59% Double to RF
b7 1-1 1 1-- NYM E. Kranepool P. Mikkelsen 13% 71% Single to CF; Milner to 3B
b7 1-1 1 1-3 R NYM T. Martinez P. Mikkelsen 12% 82% Wild Pitch; Milner Scores; Kranepool to 2B
t5 0-1 0 --- LAD J. Lefebvre J. McAndrew -9% 57% Double to RF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- LAD L. Lacy J. McAndrew -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- OO LAD B. Buckner J. McAndrew 7% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O LAD W. Davis J. McAndrew 1% 54% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYM W. Mays T. John -2% 52% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- NYM B. Harrelson T. John 2% 55% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Harrelson to 1B
b1 0-0 1 1-- NYM T. Agee T. John 2% 57% Harrelson Steals 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- NYM T. Agee T. John 3% 60% Wild Pitch; Harrelson to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 O NYM T. Agee T. John -6% 54% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --3 O NYM J. Fregosi T. John -4% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O LAD F. Robinson J. McAndrew 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 1 --- O LAD W. Parker J. McAndrew 2% 54% Flyball: 3B
t2 0-0 2 --- O LAD J. Lefebvre J. McAndrew 1% 55% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O NYM J. Milner T. John -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 0-0 1 --- O NYM J. Beauchamp T. John -2% 51% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-0 2 --- O NYM T. Martinez T. John -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O LAD C. Cannizzaro J. McAndrew 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O LAD M. Wills J. McAndrew 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t3 0-0 2 --- O LAD T. John J. McAndrew 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- NYM D. Dyer T. John 7% 62% Double to LF
b3 0-0 0 -2- NYM J. McAndrew T. John 8% 70% Reached on E4 (catch)/Sacrifice Bunt (Bunt to P); Dyer to 3B; McAndrew to 1B
b3 0-0 0 1-3 O NYM W. Mays T. John -7% 63% Strikeout Looking
b3 0-0 1 1-3 R NYM B. Harrelson T. John 8% 72% Fielder's Choice ; Dyer Scores/unER; McAndrew to 2B; Harrelson to 1B
b3 1-0 1 12- OO NYM T. Agee T. John -7% 64% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 1-2-3
t4 0-1 0 --- LAD L. Lacy J. McAndrew -5% 59% Single to CF
t4 0-1 0 1-- LAD B. Buckner J. McAndrew -8% 51% Single to LF; Lacy to 2B
t4 0-1 0 12- O LAD W. Davis J. McAndrew 3% 55% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Lacy to 3B
t4 0-1 1 1-3 O LAD F. Robinson J. McAndrew 9% 64% Flyball: SS
t4 0-1 2 1-3 O LAD W. Parker J. McAndrew 6% 70% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 4-5-6
b4 1-0 0 --- NYM J. Fregosi T. John 3% 73% Single to LF
b4 1-0 0 1-- OO NYM J. Milner T. John -6% 67% Line Drive Double Play: 2B-1B
b4 1-0 2 --- O NYM J. Beauchamp T. John -1% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- LAD J. Lefebvre J. McAndrew -9% 57% Double to RF
t5 0-1 0 -2- O LAD C. Cannizzaro J. McAndrew 2% 58% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Lefebvre to 3B
t5 0-1 1 --3 O LAD M. Wills J. McAndrew 9% 67% Flyball: LF
t5 0-1 2 --3 O LAD T. John J. McAndrew 5% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- O NYM T. Martinez T. John -2% 71% Lineout: SS
b5 1-0 1 --- O NYM D. Dyer T. John -1% 69% Flyball: CF
b5 1-0 2 --- O NYM J. McAndrew T. John -1% 68% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 1-2-3
t6 0-1 0 --- O LAD L. Lacy J. McAndrew 4% 72% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-1 1 --- LAD B. Buckner J. McAndrew -4% 68% Walk
t6 0-1 1 1-- O LAD W. Davis J. McAndrew 5% 72% Foul Flyball: 3B
t6 0-1 2 1-- O LAD F. Robinson J. McAndrew 4% 76% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dodgers' Tommy John facing 1-2-3
b6 1-0 0 --- O NYM W. Mays T. John -2% 74% Flyball: RF
b6 1-0 1 --- O NYM B. Harrelson T. John -1% 73% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 1-0 2 --- O NYM T. Agee T. John -1% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Jim McAndrew facing 5-6-7
Wayne Garrett replaces Tommie Agee (RF) playing 2B batting 3rd
Ted Martinez moves from 2B to RF
t7 0-1 0 --- LAD W. Parker J. McAndrew -13% 59% Double to RF
t7 0-1 0 -2- O LAD J. Lefebvre J. McAndrew 8% 68% Flyball: CF
t7 0-1 1 -2- O LAD C. Cannizzaro J. McAndrew 6% 74% Groundout: SS-1B; Parker to 3B
t7 0-1 2 --3 LAD M. Wills J. McAndrew -2% 71% Walk
Manny Mota pinch hits for Tommy John (P) batting 9th
t7 0-1 2 1-3 R LAD M. Mota J. McAndrew -20% 51% Single to LF; Parker Scores; Wills to 2B
t7 1-1 2 12- O LAD L. Lacy J. McAndrew 7% 58% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Mets Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Pete Mikkelsen facing 4-5-6
Pete Mikkelsen replaces Manny Mota (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 1-1 0 --- O NYM J. Fregosi P. Mikkelsen -4% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 1-1 1 --- NYM J. Milner P. Mikkelsen 4% 58% Single to RF
Ed Kranepool pinch hits for Jim Beauchamp (1B) batting 6th
b7 1-1 1 1-- NYM E. Kranepool P. Mikkelsen 13% 71% Single to CF; Milner to 3B
b7 1-1 1 1-3 R NYM T. Martinez P. Mikkelsen 12% 82% Wild Pitch; Milner Scores; Kranepool to 2B
b7 2-1 1 -2- O NYM T. Martinez P. Mikkelsen -2% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B; Kranepool to 3B
b7 2-1 2 --3 NYM D. Dyer P. Mikkelsen 1% 81% Walk
Pete Richert replaces Pete Mikkelsen pitching and batting 9th
Dave Marshall pinch hits for Jim McAndrew (P) batting 9th
b7 2-1 2 1-3 O NYM D. Marshall P. Richert -4% 77% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 2.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-2, Mets' Danny Frisella facing 2-3-4
Danny Frisella replaces Dave Marshall (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Ed Kranepool moves from PH to 1B
t8 1-2 0 --- O LAD B. Buckner D. Frisella 5% 82% Strikeout
t8 1-2 1 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Frisella 4% 86% Strikeout
t8 1-2 2 --- O LAD F. Robinson D. Frisella 2% 88% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Mets Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dodgers' Pete Richert facing 1-2-3
b8 2-1 0 --- NYM W. Mays P. Richert 3% 92% Double to CF
b8 2-1 0 -2- RR NYM B. Harrelson P. Richert 6% 98% Single to P/Bunt; Mays Scores/Adv on E1/No RBI/unER; Harrelson Scores/Adv on E9/No RBI/unER
b8 4-1 0 --- O NYM W. Garrett P. Richert -0% 98% Strikeout
b8 4-1 1 --- O NYM J. Fregosi P. Richert -0% 97% Foul Flyball: C
b8 4-1 2 --- O NYM J. Milner P. Richert -0% 97% Groundout: 1B unassisted
2 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 4.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-4, Mets' Danny Frisella facing 5-6-7
t9 1-4 0 --- O LAD W. Parker D. Frisella 2% 99% Flyball: RF
t9 1-4 1 --- LAD J. Lefebvre D. Frisella -2% 97% Double to RF
t9 1-4 1 -2- O LAD C. Cannizzaro D. Frisella 2% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 1-4 2 -2- O LAD M. Wills D. Frisella 1% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Mets 4.

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