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TEX
@BAL
1
6
MIL
@CHW
1
6
MIN
@DET
5
3
BOS
@OAK
5
2
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@HOU
6
3
 
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@MON
0
4
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@NYM
5
6
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@PHI
4
7
Monday, August 27, 1973, 8:05PM
, Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 32,444, Time of Game: 2:53
Red Sox
5
71-58
 Won 1 
2nd, 5 GB
at Athletics
2
77-53
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Roger Moret (9-0)
L: Blue Moon Odom (4-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         1  3  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    5  9  0
Athletics       0  1  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    2  6  3

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tommy Harper LF 5 1 0 0 0 2 5 .280 .355 .442 .797 0.040 0.75 0.080 -0.039 0.3 1 0 SB
Luis Aparicio SS 5 2 2 2 0 0 5 .275 .323 .318 .641 0.143 0.54 0.156 -0.013 1.4 1 7 SB
Carl Yastrzemski 3B 4 0 2 0 1 1 5 .277 .385 .417 .802 0.000 0.61 0.051 -0.052 0.2 2 2
Orlando Cepeda DH 5 1 3 3 0 0 5 .302 .358 .476 .834 0.241 0.77 0.254 -0.013 2.4 HR,2B
Carlton Fisk C 3 0 0 0 1 2 5 .262 .327 .474 .801 0.042 0.60 0.066 -0.024 0.4 6 0 HBP
Rick Miller CF 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .261 .347 .372 .720 -0.060 0.78 0.023 -0.083 -0.8 3 0
Dwight Evans RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .228 .317 .382 .699 -0.086 1.12 0.013 -0.099 -1.4 1 0
Doug Griffin 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .260 .296 .346 .642 -0.021 0.62 0.033 -0.054 -0.7 2 2 GDP
Cecil Cooper 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .133 .188 .133 .321 -0.055 0.58 0.000 -0.055 -0.9 11 0
Roger Moret P 0 1
Team Totals 37 5 9 5 4 7 42 .243 .333 .351 .685 0.244 0.70 0.676 -0.432 0.9 27 12
2B: O Cepeda (24, off B Odom).
HR: O Cepeda (19, off B Odom, 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
HBP: C Fisk (10, by B Odom).
TB: O Cepeda 7; L Aparicio 2; R Miller 2; C Yastrzemski 2.
GIDP: D Griffin (7).
RBI: O Cepeda 3 (76); L Aparicio 2 (42).
2-out RBI: O Cepeda.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Aparicio-C Cooper.
Baserunning
SB: T Harper (34, 2nd base off B Odom/G Tenace); L Aparicio (9, 2nd base off B Odom/G Tenace).

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill North CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .284 .368 .353 .721 -0.030 1.15 0.072 -0.102 -0.3 3 0
Bert Campaneris SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .265 .313 .334 .647 -0.168 1.03 0.000 -0.168 -1.6 3 3 GDP
Sal Bando 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .261 .351 .449 .800 -0.013 0.54 0.021 -0.034 -0.1 0 3
Reggie Jackson RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .302 .392 .558 .951 -0.070 0.93 0.013 -0.083 -0.7 1 0
Deron Johnson 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .259 .346 .446 .792 0.054 0.70 0.091 -0.037 0.8 9 0 HR
Gene Tenace C 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .255 .380 .465 .845 -0.020 0.82 0.039 -0.059 -0.2 7 0
Jesus Alou DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .295 .325 .348 .673 0.011 0.81 0.054 -0.044 0.1
Joe Rudi LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .242 .292 .371 .663 0.018 1.11 0.074 -0.056 0.1 1 0
Dick Green 2B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .246 .297 .337 .634 -0.022 0.89 0.000 -0.022 -0.2 2 0
   Jose Morales PH 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .143 .222 .286 .508 -0.030 3.36 0.000 -0.030 -0.1 SF
   Ted Kubiak 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .229 .271 .331 .603 -0.009 0.36 0.000 -0.009 -0.1 1 1
   Mike Andrews PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .206 .304 .265 .569 0.024 0.44 0.024 0.000 0.2
Blue Moon Odom P 0 0
   Paul Lindblad P 0 0
Team Totals 31 2 6 2 6 5 38 .194 .316 .290 .606 -0.255 0.94 0.388 -0.644 -2.1 27 7
HR: D Johnson (20, off R Moret, 2nd inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
SF: J Morales (1, off R Moret).
TB: D Johnson 4; J Alou 2; B North 2; M Andrews.
GIDP: B Campaneris (9).
RBI: J Morales (1); D Johnson (81).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Campaneris-D Johnson.
E: S Bando (18); B Campaneris (19); G Tenace (11).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Roger Moret, W (9-0) 9 6 2 2 6 5 1 2.81 38 66 0.255 0.94 2.1
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 6 5 1 2.00 38 66 0.255 0.94 2.1

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Blue Moon Odom, L (4-10) 8.2 9 5 3 4 7 1 4.87 41 53 -0.250 0.71 -1.3
Paul Lindblad 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.12 1 2 0 0.005 0.22 0.4
Team Totals 9 9 5 3 4 7 1 3.00 42 53 2 0 -0.245 0.70 -0.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Odom (2; C Fisk).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jim Odom, 1B - Lou DiMuro, 2B - Jim Honochick, 3B - Larry McCoy.
Time of Game: 2:53.
Attendance: 32,444.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         Oakland Athletics
1 Tommy Harper LF 1 Bill North CF
2 Luis Aparicio SS 2 Bert Campaneris SS
3 Carl Yastrzemski 3B 3 Sal Bando 3B
4 Orlando Cepeda DH 4 Reggie Jackson RF
5 Carlton Fisk C 5 Deron Johnson 1B
6 Rick Miller CF 6 Gene Tenace C
7 Dwight Evans RF 7 Jesus Alou DH
8 Doug Griffin 2B 8 Joe Rudi LF
9 Cecil Cooper 1B 9 Dick Green 2B
Roger Moret P Blue Moon Odom P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t2 1-0 1 -23 RR BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom 10% 80% Single to RF; Griffin Scores; Harper Scores/unER
t1 0-0 1 12- R BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom 10% 64% Single to LF; Aparicio Scores; Yastrzemski to 2B
t5 4-2 1 --- R BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom 9% 84% Home Run
b7 2-5 0 1-- OO OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 9% 93% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
b4 1-4 1 12- OAK J. Rudi R. Moret -7% 69% Walk; Tenace to 3B; Alou to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BOS T. Harper B. Odom -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom 2% 50% Single to RF
t1 0-0 1 1-- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 4% 54% Walk; Aparicio to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- R BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom 10% 64% Single to LF; Aparicio Scores; Yastrzemski to 2B
t1 1-0 1 12- BOS C. Fisk B. Odom 5% 69% Hit By Pitch; Yastrzemski to 3B; Cepeda to 2B
t1 1-0 1 123 O BOS R. Miller B. Odom -7% 63% Strikeout
t1 1-0 2 123 O BOS D. Evans B. Odom -6% 56% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Red Sox 1, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O OAK B. North R. Moret 2% 59% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 2% 60% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- O OAK S. Bando R. Moret 1% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Athletics 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 8-9-1
t2 1-0 0 --- BOS D. Griffin B. Odom 3% 65% Walk
t2 1-0 0 1-- O BOS C. Cooper B. Odom -3% 61% Popfly: SS
t2 1-0 1 1-- BOS T. Harper B. Odom 6% 68% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Griffin to 3B; Harper to 1B
t2 1-0 1 1-3 BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom 2% 69% Harper Steals 2B
t2 1-0 1 -23 RR BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom 10% 80% Single to RF; Griffin Scores; Harper Scores/unER
t2 3-0 1 1-- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 3% 83% Aparicio Steals 2B; Aparicio to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
t2 3-0 1 --3 O BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom -4% 79% Strikeout
t2 3-0 2 --3 R BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom 6% 85% Double to LF; Aparicio Scores/unER
t2 4-0 2 -2- O BOS C. Fisk B. Odom -1% 84% Strikeout
3 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-4, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 4-5-6
b2 0-4 0 --- O OAK R. Jackson R. Moret 2% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-4 1 --- R OAK D. Johnson R. Moret -7% 79% Home Run
b2 1-4 1 --- O OAK G. Tenace R. Moret 1% 80% Strikeout
b2 1-4 2 --- OAK J. Alou R. Moret -1% 79% Single to RF
b2 1-4 2 1-- O OAK J. Rudi R. Moret 2% 81% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 1.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-1, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 6-7-8
t3 4-1 0 --- O BOS R. Miller B. Odom -1% 80% Flyball: CF
t3 4-1 1 --- BOS D. Evans B. Odom 1% 81% Walk
t3 4-1 1 1-- OO BOS D. Griffin B. Odom -3% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-4, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 9-1-2
b3 1-4 0 --- O OAK D. Green R. Moret 2% 81% Strikeout Looking
b3 1-4 1 --- OAK B. North R. Moret -3% 78% Single to SS
b3 1-4 1 1-- O OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 3% 81% Foul Flyball: C
b3 1-4 2 1-- OAK S. Bando R. Moret -2% 79% Walk; North to 2B
b3 1-4 2 12- O OAK R. Jackson R. Moret 4% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 1.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-1, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 9-1-2
t4 4-1 0 --- O BOS C. Cooper B. Odom -1% 82% Popfly: 2B
t4 4-1 1 --- O BOS T. Harper B. Odom -1% 81% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 4-1 2 --- O BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom -1% 81% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 1-4, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 5-6-7
b4 1-4 0 --- O OAK D. Johnson R. Moret 2% 83% Strikeout
b4 1-4 1 --- OAK G. Tenace R. Moret -3% 80% Walk
b4 1-4 1 1-- OAK J. Alou R. Moret -4% 76% Single; Tenace to 2B
b4 1-4 1 12- OAK J. Rudi R. Moret -7% 69% Walk; Tenace to 3B; Alou to 2B
Jose Morales pinch hits for Dick Green (2B) batting 9th
b4 1-4 1 123 RO OAK J. Morales R. Moret 3% 72% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Tenace Scores
b4 2-4 2 12- O OAK B. North R. Moret 5% 77% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 4, Athletics 2.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 4-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 3-4-5
Ted Kubiak replaces Jose Morales (PH) playing 2B batting 9th
t5 4-2 0 --- O BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom -2% 75% Flyball: LF
t5 4-2 1 --- R BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom 9% 84% Home Run
t5 5-2 1 --- BOS C. Fisk B. Odom 1% 85% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t5 5-2 1 1-- BOS R. Miller B. Odom 2% 87% Single to 1B; Fisk to 2B
t5 5-2 1 12- O BOS D. Evans B. Odom -2% 85% Strikeout
t5 5-2 2 12- O BOS D. Griffin B. Odom -2% 83% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 2-3-4
b5 2-5 0 --- O OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 2% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 2-5 1 --- O OAK S. Bando R. Moret 2% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 2-5 2 --- OAK R. Jackson R. Moret -1% 86% Walk
b5 2-5 2 1-- OAK D. Johnson R. Moret -2% 83% Walk; Jackson to 2B
b5 2-5 2 12- O OAK G. Tenace R. Moret 5% 88% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 9-1-2
t6 5-2 0 --- O BOS C. Cooper B. Odom -1% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 5-2 1 --- O BOS T. Harper B. Odom -1% 86% Strikeout
t6 5-2 2 --- O BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom -0% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 7-8-9
b6 2-5 0 --- O OAK J. Alou R. Moret 2% 88% Popfly: 1B
b6 2-5 1 --- O OAK J. Rudi R. Moret 2% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 2-5 2 --- O OAK T. Kubiak R. Moret 1% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 3-4-5
t7 5-2 0 --- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 1% 92% Single to RF
t7 5-2 0 1-- O BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom -1% 91% Popfly: 1B
t7 5-2 1 1-- O BOS C. Fisk B. Odom -1% 90% Strikeout
t7 5-2 2 1-- BOS R. Miller B. Odom 1% 91% Single to CF; Yastrzemski to 2B
t7 5-2 2 12- O BOS D. Evans B. Odom -2% 89% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 1-2-3
b7 2-5 0 --- OAK B. North R. Moret -5% 84% Single to CF
b7 2-5 0 1-- OO OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 9% 93% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
b7 2-5 2 --- O OAK S. Bando R. Moret 1% 94% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 8-9-1
t8 5-2 0 --- O BOS D. Griffin B. Odom -1% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 5-2 1 --- O BOS C. Cooper B. Odom -0% 93% Flyball: CF
t8 5-2 2 --- O BOS T. Harper B. Odom -0% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 4-5-6
b8 2-5 0 --- O OAK R. Jackson R. Moret 2% 95% Strikeout
b8 2-5 1 --- O OAK D. Johnson R. Moret 1% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-5 2 --- OAK G. Tenace R. Moret -1% 95% Walk
b8 2-5 2 1-- O OAK J. Alou R. Moret 2% 97% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 5-2, Athletics' Blue Moon Odom facing 2-3-4
t9 5-2 0 --- O BOS L. Aparicio B. Odom -0% 97% Popfly: 2B
t9 5-2 1 --- BOS C. Yastrzemski B. Odom 0% 97% Single to RF
t9 5-2 1 1-- O BOS O. Cepeda B. Odom -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B; Yastrzemski to 2B
t9 5-2 2 -2- BOS C. Fisk B. Odom 0% 97% Walk
Paul Lindblad replaces Blue Moon Odom pitching
t9 5-2 2 12- O BOS R. Miller P. Lindblad -1% 96% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-5, Red Sox' Roger Moret facing 8-9-1
b9 2-5 0 --- O OAK J. Rudi R. Moret 2% 99% Flyball: CF
Mike Andrews pinch hits for Ted Kubiak (2B) batting 9th
b9 2-5 1 --- OAK M. Andrews R. Moret -2% 96% Single to LF
b9 2-5 1 1-- O OAK B. North R. Moret 3% 99% Popfly: CF
b9 2-5 2 1-- O OAK B. Campaneris R. Moret 1% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 5, Athletics 2.

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