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Standings
OAK
@CHW
12
1
CAL
@CLE
4
0
NYY
@DET
9
10
 
(10)
MIN
@KCR
11
8
SEA
@TEX
11
3
BOS
@TOR
5
6
HOU
@ATL
2
0
PIT
@MON
2
1
CHC
@NYM
3
5
SFG
@SDP
5
6
PHI
@STL
0
5
Thursday, June 20, 1985,
, Shea Stadium
Attendance: 37,203, Time of Game: 2:28
Cubs
3
35-28
 Lost 9 
4th, 1½ GB
at Mets
5
36-27
 Won 4 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Sid Fernandez (2-4)
L: Ray Fontenot (1-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  1   1  0  0   0  1  0    3  8  1
Mets            0  0  5   0  0  0   0  0  X    5 10  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Davey Lopes LF 2 1 0 0 2 1 .303 .857 0.082 0.80 0.101 -0.020 0.7 6 0 2·SB
Ryne Sandberg 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .252 .713 0.045 0.98 0.089 -0.044 0.7 3 1 2·2B
Keith Moreland RF 4 0 2 2 0 1 .301 .789 0.037 1.14 0.159 -0.122 0.6 2 0 CS
Ron Cey 3B 4 1 1 0 0 2 .222 .754 -0.087 1.09 0.028 -0.116 -0.7 0 1
Leon Durham 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 .279 .793 -0.049 1.13 0.074 -0.123 -0.2 6 0 CS
Chris Speier SS 3 0 2 1 0 0 .225 .636 0.035 1.00 0.094 -0.059 0.2 1 5 2B,SB,SF
Steve Lake C 3 0 0 0 0 1 .156 .406 -0.050 0.70 0.000 -0.050 -0.5 5 2
   Richie Hebner PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .667 -0.054 2.02 0.000 -0.054 -0.3
Darrin Jackson CF 3 0 0 0 0 2 .100 .200 -0.062 0.80 0.000 -0.062 -0.6 1 0
   Jody Davis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .746 -0.034 1.22 0.000 -0.034 -0.3
Ray Fontenot P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.024 0.99 0.000 -0.024 -0.2 0 1
   Chico Walker PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .100 .200 -0.014 0.56 0.000 -0.014 -0.1
   Lary Sorensen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Thad Bosley PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .206 .552 -0.020 0.80 0.000 -0.020 -0.2
   Warren Brusstar P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 8 3 2 11 .250 .629 -0.195 0.99 0.545 -0.742 -1.0 24 10
2B: R Sandberg 2 (11, 1 off R McDowell, 1 off S Fernandez); C Speier (7, off R McDowell).
SF: C Speier (2, off S Fernandez).
TB: R Sandberg 4; C Speier 3; K Moreland 2; L Durham; R Cey.
RBI: K Moreland 2 (37); C Speier (10).
2-out RBI: K Moreland 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Lake-R Sandberg.
E: C Speier (7).
Baserunning
SB: C Speier (1, 2nd base off S Fernandez/R Reynolds); D Lopes 2 (26, 2nd base off S Fernandez/R Reynolds 2).
CS: L Durham (3, 2nd base by S Fernandez POCS); K Moreland (2, 2nd base by S Fernandez/R Reynolds).

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mookie Wilson CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .255 .662 -0.044 0.82 0.036 -0.080 -0.4 1 0 CS
   Lenny Dykstra PH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .804 -0.007 0.25 0.000 -0.007 -0.2 1 0
Kelvin Chapman 2B 4 1 2 0 0 1 .186 .439 0.008 0.40 0.028 -0.019 0.1 2 2
Ray Knight 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .155 .482 0.032 0.51 0.047 -0.015 -0.1 0 0 2B
Gary Carter 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 .268 .805 -0.006 0.94 0.038 -0.044 -0.3 5 1
George Foster LF 4 1 2 4 0 1 .218 .696 0.368 1.27 0.396 -0.028 3.3 4 0 HR,2B
John Christensen RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 .198 .681 0.023 0.43 0.065 -0.042 0.3 0 0 HR,CS
Ronn Reynolds C 4 0 2 0 0 1 .455 1.000 0.024 0.27 0.034 -0.010 0.2 11 1 2B
Rafael Santana SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .571 -0.053 0.68 0.000 -0.053 -0.9 3 2
Sid Fernandez P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .188 .375 -0.033 0.68 0.000 -0.033 -0.4 0 1
   Rusty Staub PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .638 -0.008 0.34 0.000 -0.008 -0.3
   Roger McDowell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .311 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 5 10 5 1 5 .303 .899 0.304 0.65 0.644 -0.339 1.4 27 7
2B: G Foster (10, off L Sorensen); R Reynolds (1, off R Fontenot); R Knight (5, off R Fontenot).
HR: G Foster (9, off R Fontenot; 3rd inn, 3 on, 2 outs); J Christensen (3, off R Fontenot; 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs).
TB: G Foster 6; J Christensen 5; R Reynolds 3; R Knight 2; K Chapman 2; M Wilson.
RBI: G Foster 4 (29); J Christensen (12).
2-out RBI: G Foster 4; J Christensen.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
Baserunning
CS: J Christensen (2, 2nd base by W Brusstar/S Lake); M Wilson (6, 2nd base by R Fontenot/S Lake).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Fontenot, L (1-3) 4 6 5 0 1 2 2 2.92 19 41 -0.358 0.91 -3.2
Lary Sorensen 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 3.98 12 0 0 0.042 0.33 1.3
Warren Brusstar 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.63 3 0 0 0.012 0.20 0.4
Team Totals 8 10 5 0 1 5 2 0.00 34 41 0 0 -0.304 0.65 -1.4

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Sid Fernandez, W (2-4) 6 5 2 2 2 10 0 2.49 23 62 0.083 1.03 0.7
Roger McDowell, S (4) 3 3 1 1 0 1 0 2.64 12 0 0 0.113 0.87 0.3
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 2 11 0 3.00 35 62 0 0 0.196 0.99 1.0
Balks: S Fernandez (2).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: S Fernandez (1; L Durham, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Frank Pulli.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: Not Given.
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
b3 0-1 2 123 RRRR NYM G. Foster R. Fontenot 38% 84% Home Run; Chapman Scores/unER; Knight Scores/unER; Carter Scores/unER; Foster Scores/unER
t3 0-0 2 -2- R CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez -12% 40% Single; Lopes Scores
t4 1-5 0 1-- CHC L. Durham S. Fernandez -7% 79% Single; Cey to 3B
t1 0-0 1 --3 O CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez 6% 51% Strikeout
b3 4-1 2 --- R NYM J. Christensen R. Fontenot 6% 90% Home Run; Christensen Scores/unER

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHC D. Lopes S. Fernandez -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- CHC R. Sandberg S. Fernandez -3% 44% Lopes Steals 2B
t1 0-0 0 -2- O CHC R. Sandberg S. Fernandez 1% 45% Groundout: SS-1B; Lopes to 3B
t1 0-0 1 --3 O CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez 6% 51% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 --3 O CHC R. Cey S. Fernandez 4% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Ray Fontenot facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- NYM M. Wilson R. Fontenot 4% 58% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- O NYM K. Chapman R. Fontenot -6% 52% Wilson Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b1 0-0 1 --- O NYM K. Chapman R. Fontenot -1% 51% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --- NYM R. Knight R. Fontenot 2% 53% Double
b1 0-0 2 -2- O NYM G. Carter R. Fontenot -3% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHC L. Durham S. Fernandez 2% 52% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 --- CHC C. Speier S. Fernandez -3% 50% Single
t2 0-0 1 1-- O CHC S. Lake S. Fernandez 3% 53% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 2 1-- CHC D. Jackson S. Fernandez -1% 51% Speier Steals 2B
t2 0-0 2 -2- O CHC D. Jackson S. Fernandez 3% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Ray Fontenot facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O NYM G. Foster R. Fontenot -2% 53% Flyball: LF
b2 0-0 1 --- O NYM J. Christensen R. Fontenot -2% 51% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 0-0 2 --- NYM R. Reynolds R. Fontenot 2% 53% Double
b2 0-0 2 -2- O NYM R. Santana R. Fontenot -3% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Mets 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O CHC R. Fontenot S. Fernandez 2% 52% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --- CHC D. Lopes S. Fernandez -3% 50% Walk
t3 0-0 1 1-- O CHC R. Sandberg S. Fernandez 3% 53% Flyball: SS
t3 0-0 2 1-- CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez -1% 52% Lopes Steals 2B
t3 0-0 2 -2- R CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez -12% 40% Single; Lopes Scores
t3 1-0 2 1-- O CHC R. Cey S. Fernandez 2% 42% Moreland Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Mets 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Ray Fontenot facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- O NYM S. Fernandez R. Fontenot -3% 40% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-1 1 --- O NYM M. Wilson R. Fontenot -2% 38% Flyball: RF
b3 0-1 2 --- NYM K. Chapman R. Fontenot 2% 39% Single
b3 0-1 2 1-- NYM R. Knight R. Fontenot 2% 42% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Chapman to 2B; Knight to 1B
b3 0-1 2 12- NYM G. Carter R. Fontenot 4% 46% Walk; Chapman to 3B; Knight to 2B
b3 0-1 2 123 RRRR NYM G. Foster R. Fontenot 38% 84% Home Run; Chapman Scores/unER; Knight Scores/unER; Carter Scores/unER; Foster Scores/unER
b3 4-1 2 --- R NYM J. Christensen R. Fontenot 6% 90% Home Run; Christensen Scores/unER
b3 5-1 2 --- O NYM R. Reynolds R. Fontenot -0% 89% Groundout: SS-1B
5 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Mets 5.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-5, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 4-5-6
t4 1-5 0 --- CHC R. Cey S. Fernandez -3% 87% Single
t4 1-5 0 1-- CHC L. Durham S. Fernandez -7% 79% Single; Cey to 3B
t4 1-5 0 1-3 RO CHC C. Speier S. Fernandez 4% 83% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Cey Scores
t4 2-5 1 1-- O CHC S. Lake S. Fernandez 4% 87% Durham Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
t4 2-5 2 --- O CHC S. Lake S. Fernandez 1% 88% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-2, Cubs' Ray Fontenot facing 8-9-1
b4 5-2 0 --- O NYM R. Santana R. Fontenot -1% 87% Groundout: P-1B
b4 5-2 1 --- O NYM S. Fernandez R. Fontenot -1% 86% Strikeout
b4 5-2 2 --- O NYM M. Wilson R. Fontenot -0% 86% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-5, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 8-9-1
t5 2-5 0 --- O CHC D. Jackson S. Fernandez 2% 88% Foul Flyball: 1B
Chico Walker pinch hits for Ray Fontenot (P) batting 9th
t5 2-5 1 --- O CHC C. Walker S. Fernandez 1% 89% Strikeout
t5 2-5 2 --- O CHC D. Lopes S. Fernandez 1% 90% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-2, Cubs' Lary Sorensen facing 2-3-4
Lary Sorensen replaces Chico Walker (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b5 5-2 0 --- NYM K. Chapman L. Sorensen 1% 91% Single
b5 5-2 0 1-- O NYM R. Knight L. Sorensen -1% 90% Flyball: LF
b5 5-2 1 1-- O NYM G. Carter L. Sorensen -1% 89% Groundout: 3B-SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Carter to 1B
b5 5-2 2 1-- NYM G. Foster L. Sorensen 1% 90% Double; Carter to 3B
b5 5-2 2 -23 O NYM J. Christensen L. Sorensen -2% 88% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-5, Mets' Sid Fernandez facing 2-3-4
t6 2-5 0 --- CHC R. Sandberg S. Fernandez -6% 82% Double
t6 2-5 0 -2- O CHC K. Moreland S. Fernandez 4% 86% Flyball: LF
t6 2-5 1 -2- CHC R. Cey S. Fernandez -2% 85% Balk; Sandberg to 3B
t6 2-5 1 --3 O CHC R. Cey S. Fernandez 5% 90% Strikeout
t6 2-5 2 --3 O CHC L. Durham S. Fernandez 3% 92% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-2, Cubs' Lary Sorensen facing 7-8-9
b6 5-2 0 --- NYM R. Reynolds L. Sorensen 1% 93% Single
b6 5-2 0 1-- O NYM R. Santana L. Sorensen -1% 92% Flyball: RF
Rusty Staub pinch hits for Sid Fernandez (P) batting 9th
b6 5-2 1 1-- O NYM R. Staub L. Sorensen -1% 92% Flyball: LF
Lenny Dykstra pinch hits for Mookie Wilson (CF) batting 1st
b6 5-2 2 1-- O NYM L. Dykstra L. Sorensen -1% 91% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-5, Mets' Roger McDowell facing 6-7-8
Roger McDowell replaces Rusty Staub (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Lenny Dykstra moves from PH to CF
t7 2-5 0 --- O CHC C. Speier R. McDowell 2% 93% Flyball: CF
t7 2-5 1 --- O CHC S. Lake R. McDowell 1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 2-5 2 --- O CHC D. Jackson R. McDowell 1% 95% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-2, Cubs' Lary Sorensen facing 2-3-4
b7 5-2 0 --- O NYM K. Chapman L. Sorensen -0% 95% Flyball: LF
b7 5-2 1 --- O NYM R. Knight L. Sorensen -0% 94% Flyball: CF
b7 5-2 2 --- O NYM G. Carter L. Sorensen -0% 94% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 2, Mets 5.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Behind 2-5, Mets' Roger McDowell facing 9-1-2
Thad Bosley pinch hits for Lary Sorensen (P) batting 9th
t8 2-5 0 --- O CHC T. Bosley R. McDowell 2% 96% Flyball: 2B
t8 2-5 1 --- O CHC D. Lopes R. McDowell 1% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 2-5 2 --- CHC R. Sandberg R. McDowell -1% 96% Double
t8 2-5 2 -2- R CHC K. Moreland R. McDowell -4% 91% Single; Sandberg Scores
t8 3-5 2 1-- O CHC R. Cey R. McDowell 3% 95% Flyball: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 3, Mets 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Mets Batting, Ahead 5-3, Cubs' Warren Brusstar facing 5-6-7
Warren Brusstar replaces Thad Bosley (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 5-3 0 --- O NYM G. Foster W. Brusstar -1% 94% Strikeout
b8 5-3 1 --- NYM J. Christensen W. Brusstar 1% 95% Single
b8 5-3 1 1-- OO NYM R. Reynolds W. Brusstar -1% 93% Double Play: Strikeout, Christensen Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 3, Mets 5.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Behind 3-5, Mets' Roger McDowell facing 5-6-7
t9 3-5 0 --- O CHC L. Durham R. McDowell 3% 97% Flyball: LF
t9 3-5 1 --- CHC C. Speier R. McDowell -6% 91% Double
Richie Hebner pinch hits for Steve Lake (C) batting 7th
t9 3-5 1 -2- O CHC R. Hebner R. McDowell 5% 97% Flyball: LF
Jody Davis pinch hits for Darrin Jackson (CF) batting 8th
t9 3-5 2 -2- O CHC J. Davis R. McDowell 3% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 3, Mets 5.

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