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Standings
NYY
@CAL
1
7
CHW
@CLE
5
3
MIL
@KCR
3
13
BAL
@MIN
2
6
BOS
@OAK
6
2
DET
@TEX
3
4
 
(14)
SFG
@CHC
3
0
MON
@HOU
4
3
CIN
@NYM
1
4
ATL
@PHI
3
2
 
(11)
SDP
@PIT
3
7
LAD
@STL
3
5
Friday, August 9, 1974,
, Shea Stadium
Attendance: 27,391, Time of Game: 2:30
Reds
1
68-46
 Lost 1 
2nd, 5½ GB
at Mets
4
48-61
 Won 1 
5th, 9½ GB
W: Bob Apodaca (4-5)
L: Fred Norman (10-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  4  2
Mets            0  0  0   1  0  0   3  0  X    4  8  0

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Pete Rose LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .279 .381 .359 .740 -0.025 0.83 0.036 -0.061 -0.4 2 0
Joe Morgan 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289 .416 .475 .892 -0.073 1.49 0.000 -0.073 -0.7 1 2 GDP
   Darrel Chaney 2B 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .212 .391 .333 .724 0.102 1.25 0.102 0.000 0.6 2 2
   Phil Gagliano PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .095 .457 .095 .552 -0.008 0.31 0.000 -0.008 -0.2
Johnny Bench C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .275 .356 .491 .846 -0.129 1.20 0.008 -0.136 0.1 5 1 HR,GDP
Tony Perez 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .272 .333 .477 .811 -0.118 1.23 0.000 -0.118 -0.9 9 0
Dan Driessen 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .279 .344 .381 .726 0.000 1.22 0.060 -0.060 0.0 0 4
   Junior Kennedy PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.003 0.12 0.000 -0.003 -0.1
Cesar Geronimo CF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .308 .368 .456 .824 -0.038 0.89 0.022 -0.060 -0.1 1 0
Dave Concepcion SS 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .269 .320 .367 .687 -0.027 1.19 0.043 -0.071 0.1 2 1
Ken Griffey RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .199 .280 .298 .578 -0.053 1.08 0.000 -0.053 -0.4 1 0
   Merv Rettenmund PH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .211 .318 .332 .650 -0.040 1.70 0.000 -0.040 -0.6 0 0
Fred Norman P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .085 .122 .085 .208 -0.036 0.73 0.000 -0.036 -0.2 1 3
   George Foster PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .316 .407 .723 -0.027 1.24 0.000 -0.027 -0.5
   Tom Hall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 29 1 4 1 3 6 32 .138 .219 .241 .460 -0.475 1.06 0.271 -0.746 -3.1 24 13
HR: J Bench (23, off T McGraw, 9th inn, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: J Bench 4; D Driessen; D Concepcion; D Chaney.
GIDP: J Bench (8); J Morgan (4).
RBI: J Bench (83).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Norman-T Perez.
E: D Concepcion (18); D Driessen (20).

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Wayne Garrett 3B 3 0 0 0 2 1 5 .207 .314 .325 .639 -0.137 1.05 0.042 -0.179 -1.3 0 2
Felix Millan 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .256 .309 .288 .596 -0.032 0.77 0.024 -0.057 -0.8 3 2 SH
Rusty Staub RF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .264 .350 .421 .771 -0.063 0.76 0.019 -0.082 -0.9 4 0
Cleon Jones LF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .283 .345 .421 .767 -0.011 0.87 0.032 -0.044 -0.2 4 0 2B,IW
   Jim Gosger LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
John Milner 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .247 .321 .418 .739 -0.081 1.17 0.022 -0.102 -0.7 5 1
Don Hahn CF 3 2 2 3 1 0 4 .302 .391 .421 .811 0.270 1.00 0.270 0.000 3.6 1 0 HR
Duffy Dyer C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .125 .255 .125 .380 -0.033 1.08 0.038 -0.070 -0.4 7 0
Bud Harrelson SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .243 .398 .289 .687 -0.031 1.15 0.032 -0.062 0.2 1 3
Bob Apodaca P 2 0 1 1 1 1 3 .118 .200 .176 .376 0.143 1.61 0.204 -0.061 1.2 1 0 2B
   Tug McGraw P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .286 .429 -0.002 0.06 0.000 -0.002 -0.3 0 0
Team Totals 32 4 8 4 6 5 39 .250 .368 .406 .775 0.023 1.00 0.683 -0.659 0.3 27 8
2B: B Apodaca (1, off F Norman); C Jones (17, off F Norman).
HR: D Hahn (4, off F Norman, 7th inn, 2 on, 2 outs).
SH: F Millan (16, off F Norman).
IBB: C Jones (2, by F Norman).
TB: D Hahn 5; C Jones 2; B Apodaca 2; B Harrelson; D Dyer; J Milner; F Millan.
RBI: D Hahn 3 (20); B Apodaca (2).
2-out RBI: D Hahn 3; B Apodaca.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 1 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. W Garrett-F Millan-J Milner; B Harrelson-J Milner.

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Fred Norman, L (10-11) 7 7 4 4 5 5 1 2.99 34 47 -0.027 1.13 -0.8
Tom Hall 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.77 5 0 0 0.002 0.06 0.5
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 6 5 1 4.50 39 47 0 0 -0.025 1.00 -0.4

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Apodaca, W (4-5) 7 2 0 0 3 4 0 4.33 24 74 0.421 1.19 2.8
Tug McGraw 2 2 1 1 0 2 1 4.88 8 1 0 0.054 0.68 0.3
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 3 6 1 1.00 32 74 1 0 0.475 1.06 3.1
B Apodaca faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
Balks: B Apodaca (3).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: F Norman (6; C Jones).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Art Williams.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: 27,391.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Mets
1 Pete Rose LF 1 Wayne Garrett 3B
2 Joe Morgan 2B 2 Felix Millan 2B
3 Johnny Bench C 3 Rusty Staub RF
4 Tony Perez 1B 4 Cleon Jones LF
5 Dan Driessen 3B 5 John Milner 1B
6 Cesar Geronimo CF 6 Don Hahn CF
7 Dave Concepcion SS 7 Duffy Dyer C
8 Ken Griffey RF 8 Bud Harrelson SS
9 Fred Norman P 9 Bob Apodaca P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-0 2 1-3 RRR NYM D. Hahn F. Norman 17% 97% Home Run; Jones Scores; Milner Scores
b4 0-0 2 1-- R NYM B. Apodaca F. Norman 15% 68% Double (LF-CF); Hahn Scores
b6 1-0 1 123 OO NYM W. Garrett F. Norman -13% 71% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
t1 0-0 0 1-- OO CIN J. Morgan B. Apodaca 7% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t7 0-1 0 --- CIN D. Chaney B. Apodaca -7% 64% Walk

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CIN P. Rose B. Apodaca -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- OO CIN J. Morgan B. Apodaca 7% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O CIN J. Bench B. Apodaca 1% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYM W. Garrett F. Norman -2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- NYM F. Millan F. Norman 2% 55% Single
b1 0-0 1 1-- O NYM R. Staub F. Norman -3% 52% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 1-- O NYM C. Jones F. Norman -2% 50% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CIN T. Perez B. Apodaca 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 1 --- O CIN D. Driessen B. Apodaca 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 2 --- O CIN C. Geronimo B. Apodaca 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O NYM J. Milner F. Norman -2% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- NYM D. Hahn F. Norman 3% 55% Walk
b2 0-0 1 1-- NYM D. Dyer F. Norman 4% 59% Single; Hahn to 2B
b2 0-0 1 12- O NYM B. Harrelson F. Norman -3% 56% Groundout: P-1B; Hahn to 3B; Dyer to 2B
b2 0-0 2 -23 O NYM B. Apodaca F. Norman -6% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O CIN D. Concepcion B. Apodaca 2% 52% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --- O CIN K. Griffey B. Apodaca 2% 54% Groundout: 1B-P
t3 0-0 2 --- O CIN F. Norman B. Apodaca 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 1-2-3
Darrel Chaney replaces Joe Morgan playing 2B batting 2nd
b3 0-0 0 --- NYM W. Garrett F. Norman 4% 59% Walk
b3 0-0 0 1-- O NYM F. Millan F. Norman -2% 58% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Garrett to 2B
b3 0-0 1 -2- O NYM R. Staub F. Norman -4% 54% Flyball: CF
b3 0-0 2 -2- NYM C. Jones F. Norman 1% 55% Intentional Walk
b3 0-0 2 12- O NYM J. Milner F. Norman -5% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 4th, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 1-2-3
t4 0-0 0 --- O CIN P. Rose B. Apodaca 3% 53% Flyball: LF
t4 0-0 1 --- CIN D. Chaney B. Apodaca -3% 50% Single to CF
t4 0-0 1 1-- OO CIN J. Bench B. Apodaca 6% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 6-7-8
b4 0-0 0 --- NYM D. Hahn F. Norman 4% 60% Single to CF
b4 0-0 0 1-- O NYM D. Dyer F. Norman -4% 56% Flyball: LF
b4 0-0 1 1-- O NYM B. Harrelson F. Norman -3% 53% Strikeout
b4 0-0 2 1-- R NYM B. Apodaca F. Norman 15% 68% Double (LF-CF); Hahn Scores
b4 1-0 2 -2- O NYM W. Garrett F. Norman -3% 65% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 5th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 4-5-6
t5 0-1 0 --- O CIN T. Perez B. Apodaca 3% 68% Flyball: 2B
t5 0-1 1 --- CIN D. Driessen B. Apodaca -4% 65% Single
t5 0-1 1 1-- CIN C. Geronimo B. Apodaca -2% 62% Balk; Driessen to 2B
t5 0-1 1 -2- O CIN C. Geronimo B. Apodaca 5% 67% Foul Flyball: C
t5 0-1 2 -2- O CIN D. Concepcion B. Apodaca 5% 72% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 2-3-4
b5 1-0 0 --- O NYM F. Millan F. Norman -2% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 1-0 1 --- O NYM R. Staub F. Norman -1% 68% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-0 2 --- NYM C. Jones F. Norman 2% 71% Double
b5 1-0 2 -2- O NYM J. Milner F. Norman -3% 67% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 6th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 8-9-1
t6 0-1 0 --- O CIN K. Griffey B. Apodaca 4% 71% Flyball: LF
t6 0-1 1 --- O CIN F. Norman B. Apodaca 2% 73% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-1 2 --- O CIN P. Rose B. Apodaca 2% 75% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 6-7-8
b6 1-0 0 --- NYM D. Hahn F. Norman 3% 78% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Hahn to 1B
b6 1-0 0 1-- O NYM D. Dyer F. Norman -3% 75% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b6 1-0 1 1-- NYM B. Harrelson F. Norman 3% 78% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Dyer to 2B; Harrelson to 1B
b6 1-0 1 12- NYM B. Apodaca F. Norman 5% 83% Walk; Dyer to 3B; Harrelson to 2B
b6 1-0 1 123 OO NYM W. Garrett F. Norman -13% 71% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Top of the 7th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-1, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 2-3-4
t7 0-1 0 --- CIN D. Chaney B. Apodaca -7% 64% Walk
t7 0-1 0 1-- O CIN J. Bench B. Apodaca 7% 70% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-1 1 1-- O CIN T. Perez B. Apodaca 5% 75% Flyball: LF
t7 0-1 2 1-- O CIN D. Driessen B. Apodaca 4% 80% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Mets Batting, Ahead 1-0, Reds' Fred Norman facing 2-3-4
b7 1-0 0 --- O NYM F. Millan F. Norman -2% 78% Lineout: LF
b7 1-0 1 --- NYM R. Staub F. Norman 2% 80% Walk
b7 1-0 1 1-- O NYM C. Jones F. Norman -2% 78% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b7 1-0 2 1-- NYM J. Milner F. Norman 2% 80% Single; Jones to 3B
b7 1-0 2 1-3 RRR NYM D. Hahn F. Norman 17% 97% Home Run; Jones Scores; Milner Scores
b7 4-0 2 --- O NYM D. Dyer F. Norman -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 4.
Top of the 8th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Mets' Bob Apodaca facing 6-7-8
Jim Gosger replaces Cleon Jones playing LF batting 4th
t8 0-4 0 --- CIN C. Geronimo B. Apodaca -2% 95% Walk
Tug McGraw replaces Bob Apodaca pitching and batting 9th
t8 0-4 0 1-- CIN D. Concepcion T. McGraw -4% 90% Single; Geronimo to 2B
Merv Rettenmund pinch hits for Ken Griffey (RF) batting 8th
t8 0-4 0 12- O CIN M. Rettenmund T. McGraw 4% 94% Flyball: RF
George Foster pinch hits for Fred Norman (P) batting 9th
t8 0-4 1 12- O CIN G. Foster T. McGraw 3% 97% Flyball: RF
t8 0-4 2 12- O CIN P. Rose T. McGraw 2% 99% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Mets Batting, Ahead 4-0, Reds' Tom Hall facing 8-9-1
Tom Hall replaces George Foster (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Merv Rettenmund moves from PH to RF
b8 4-0 0 --- NYM B. Harrelson T. Hall 0% 99% Single
b8 4-0 0 1-- O NYM T. McGraw T. Hall -0% 99% Bunt Groundout: C-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 4-0 1 1-- NYM W. Garrett T. Hall 0% 99% Walk; McGraw to 2B
b8 4-0 1 12- O NYM F. Millan T. Hall -0% 99% Lineout: SS
b8 4-0 2 12- O NYM R. Staub T. Hall -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Mets 4.
Top of the 9th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Mets' Tug McGraw facing 2-3-4
Phil Gagliano pinch hits for Darrel Chaney (2B) batting 2nd
t9 0-4 0 --- O CIN P. Gagliano T. McGraw 1% 100% Flyball: LF
t9 0-4 1 --- R CIN J. Bench T. McGraw -1% 99% Home Run
t9 1-4 1 --- O CIN T. Perez T. McGraw 1% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
Junior Kennedy pinch hits for Dan Driessen (3B) batting 5th
t9 1-4 2 --- O CIN J. Kennedy T. McGraw 0% 100% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 1, Mets 4.

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