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Wednesday, June 24, 1987,
, Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 18,123, Time of Game: 2:27
Royals
2
36-33
 Lost 1 
3rd, 4½ GB
at Athletics
4
37-33
 Won 1 
2nd, 4 GB
W: Curt Young (9-4)
L: Danny Jackson (3-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0    2  5  1
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  3   0  0  X    4 10  0

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Wilson CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .289 .321 .387 .708 -0.095 1.24 0.000 -0.095 -0.8 5 0 SH
Kevin Seitzer 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .302 .381 .415 .795 -0.063 0.90 0.022 -0.084 -0.5 0 3
George Brett DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .321 .431 .560 .991 -0.096 1.16 0.022 -0.118 -0.6 2B
Danny Tartabull RF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .326 .390 .500 .890 -0.012 1.01 0.042 -0.054 -0.1 1 0
Frank White 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .226 .297 .358 .655 -0.115 1.11 0.017 -0.132 -0.9 2 1 GDP
Juan Beniquez LF 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .239 .286 .352 .638 0.021 0.85 0.089 -0.068 1.1 0 0 HR
Steve Balboni 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .209 .278 .391 .669 -0.062 0.83 0.000 -0.062 -0.5 7 1
Angel Salazar SS 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .218 .224 .271 .495 -0.040 0.51 0.000 -0.040 -0.3 0 1
Larry Owen C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .203 .246 .297 .543 0.033 1.24 0.059 -0.026 0.1 6 1
   Hal McRae PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .345 .424 .552 .976 -0.037 1.46 0.000 -0.037 -0.2
   Jamie Quirk C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .306 .336 .642 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Danny Jackson P 2 2
   Steve Farr P 0 0
Team Totals 30 2 5 2 2 7 33 .167 .219 .300 .519 -0.466 1.00 0.251 -0.716 -2.6 24 9
2B: G Brett (8, off C Young).
HR: J Beniquez (3, off C Young, 7th inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF).
SH: W Wilson (4, off C Young).
TB: J Beniquez 4; G Brett 2; L Owen; K Seitzer; D Tartabull.
GIDP: F White (8).
RBI: J Beniquez 2 (21).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
E: S Farr (1).

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tony Phillips 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .248 .355 .401 .755 -0.057 0.64 0.001 -0.059 -0.5 1 2
Alfredo Griffin SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .271 .322 .351 .673 -0.016 0.56 0.023 -0.039 -0.6 2 2 SB
Carney Lansford 3B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .284 .382 .432 .814 -0.036 0.59 0.027 -0.063 -0.3 0 2 CS
Mark McGwire 1B 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .260 .363 .614 .977 0.072 0.79 0.087 -0.015 0.6 11 1
Jose Canseco LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .247 .296 .408 .704 0.102 1.14 0.147 -0.045 1.2 2 0 2B
Ron Cey DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .216 .369 .420 .790 -0.095 1.02 0.000 -0.095 -1.4
Mike Davis RF 4 1 3 3 0 0 4 .298 .364 .596 .959 0.169 0.89 0.184 -0.015 2.4 2 0 2B
Mickey Tettleton C 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .171 .256 .257 .514 -0.045 0.73 0.023 -0.068 -0.5 7 0
Stan Javier CF 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .236 .331 .340 .670 -0.059 0.85 0.013 -0.072 -0.9 1 0 SH
Curt Young P 1 2
   Dennis Eckersley P 0 2
Team Totals 32 4 10 4 3 7 36 .312 .371 .375 .746 0.035 0.79 0.505 -0.471 -0.1 27 11
2B: J Canseco (10, off D Jackson); M Davis (17, off S Farr).
SH: S Javier (5, off D Jackson).
TB: M Davis 4; J Canseco 3; M McGwire 2; M Tettleton; A Griffin; C Lansford.
RBI: M Davis 3 (46); S Javier (7).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Griffin-T Phillips-M McGwire.
Baserunning
SB: A Griffin (12, 2nd base off D Jackson/L Owen).
CS: C Lansford (3, 2nd base by S Farr/L Owen).
Pickoffs: M Davis (2nd base by S Farr).

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Danny Jackson, L (3-10) 5.2 8 4 4 3 6 0 4.26 28 40 -0.080 0.93 -1.4
Steve Farr 2.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.38 8 2 0 0.047 0.38 1.5
Team Totals 8 10 4 4 3 7 0 4.50 36 40 2 0 -0.033 0.79 0.1

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Curt Young, W (9-4) 7 4 2 2 2 5 1 3.37 26 64 0.316 1.00 1.6
Dennis Eckersley, S (3) 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.71 7 0 0 0.151 1.02 1.0
Team Totals 9 5 2 2 2 7 1 2.00 33 64 0 0 0.467 1.00 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: S Farr (0; M Davis, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - Don Denkinger, 2B - Drew Coble, 3B - Dale Scott.
Time of Game: 2:27.
Attendance: 18,123.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Oakland Athletics
1 Willie Wilson CF 1 Tony Phillips 2B
2 Kevin Seitzer 3B 2 Alfredo Griffin SS
3 George Brett DH 3 Carney Lansford 3B
4 Danny Tartabull RF 4 Mark McGwire 1B
5 Frank White 2B 5 Jose Canseco LF
6 Juan Beniquez LF 6 Ron Cey DH
7 Steve Balboni 1B 7 Mike Davis RF
8 Angel Salazar SS 8 Mickey Tettleton C
9 Larry Owen C 9 Stan Javier CF
Danny Jackson P Curt Young P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 1-0 1 -23 RR OAK M. Davis D. Jackson 9% 91% Single to RF (Line Drive); McGwire Scores; Canseco Scores
b6 1-0 0 1-- OAK J. Canseco D. Jackson 9% 86% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); McGwire to 3B
t7 0-4 1 1-- RR KCR J. Beniquez C. Young -9% 85% Home Run; White Scores
b2 0-0 1 1-3 R OAK M. Davis D. Jackson 7% 69% Single to LF (Line Drive); McGwire Scores; Canseco to 2B
t4 0-1 1 1-- OO KCR F. White C. Young 7% 69% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B

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, Athletics' Curt Young facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson C. Young 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCR K. Seitzer C. Young 2% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- KCR G. Brett C. Young -2% 52% Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep CF)
t1 0-0 2 -2- KCR D. Tartabull C. Young -1% 51% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- O KCR F. White C. Young 4% 55% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O OAK T. Phillips D. Jackson -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O OAK A. Griffin D. Jackson -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O OAK C. Lansford D. Jackson -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Curt Young facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- O KCR J. Beniquez C. Young 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni C. Young 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O KCR A. Salazar C. Young 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- OAK M. McGwire D. Jackson 4% 59% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
b2 0-0 0 1-- OAK J. Canseco D. Jackson 6% 64% Single to CF (Line Drive); McGwire to 2B
b2 0-0 0 12- O OAK R. Cey D. Jackson -2% 62% Flyball: CF; McGwire to 3B
b2 0-0 1 1-3 R OAK M. Davis D. Jackson 7% 69% Single to LF (Line Drive); McGwire Scores; Canseco to 2B
b2 1-0 1 12- O OAK M. Tettleton D. Jackson -4% 65% Flyball: 2B
b2 1-0 2 12- O OAK S. Javier D. Jackson -4% 61% Popfly: P
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Athletics' Curt Young facing 9-1-2
t3 0-1 0 --- O KCR L. Owen C. Young 3% 64% Foul Flyball: SS
t3 0-1 1 --- O KCR W. Wilson C. Young 2% 66% Strikeout
t3 0-1 2 --- O KCR K. Seitzer C. Young 1% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- O OAK T. Phillips D. Jackson -2% 65% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b3 1-0 1 --- O OAK A. Griffin D. Jackson -1% 63% Strikeout Looking
b3 1-0 2 --- OAK C. Lansford D. Jackson 1% 65% Walk
b3 1-0 2 1-- OAK M. McGwire D. Jackson 2% 66% Walk; Lansford to 2B
b3 1-0 2 12- O OAK J. Canseco D. Jackson -4% 62% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Athletics' Curt Young facing 3-4-5
t4 0-1 0 --- O KCR G. Brett C. Young 3% 65% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t4 0-1 1 --- KCR D. Tartabull C. Young -3% 62% Single to 1B (Ground Ball)
t4 0-1 1 1-- OO KCR F. White C. Young 7% 69% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 6-7-8
b4 1-0 0 --- O OAK R. Cey D. Jackson -2% 66% Groundout: P-1B
b4 1-0 1 --- O OAK M. Davis D. Jackson -2% 65% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 1-0 2 --- O OAK M. Tettleton D. Jackson -1% 64% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Athletics' Curt Young facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- O KCR J. Beniquez C. Young 3% 67% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-1 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni C. Young 2% 69% Strikeout
t5 0-1 2 --- O KCR A. Salazar C. Young 1% 71% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 9-1-2
b5 1-0 0 --- O OAK S. Javier D. Jackson -2% 69% Strikeout
b5 1-0 1 --- O OAK T. Phillips D. Jackson -2% 67% Strikeout
b5 1-0 2 --- OAK A. Griffin D. Jackson 1% 68% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
b5 1-0 2 1-- OAK C. Lansford D. Jackson 1% 69% Griffin Steals 2B
b5 1-0 2 -2- O OAK C. Lansford D. Jackson -3% 66% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-1, Athletics' Curt Young facing 9-1-2
t6 0-1 0 --- KCR L. Owen C. Young -6% 60% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
t6 0-1 0 1-- O KCR W. Wilson C. Young 3% 63% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Owen to 2B
t6 0-1 1 -2- O KCR K. Seitzer C. Young 6% 69% Flyball: RF
t6 0-1 2 -2- O KCR G. Brett C. Young 5% 74% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 1-0, Royals' Danny Jackson facing 4-5-6
b6 1-0 0 --- OAK M. McGwire D. Jackson 3% 77% Single (Fly Ball to Short LF-CF)
b6 1-0 0 1-- OAK J. Canseco D. Jackson 9% 86% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); McGwire to 3B
b6 1-0 0 -23 O OAK R. Cey D. Jackson -4% 82% Strikeout
b6 1-0 1 -23 RR OAK M. Davis D. Jackson 9% 91% Single to RF (Line Drive); McGwire Scores; Canseco Scores
b6 3-0 1 1-- OAK M. Tettleton D. Jackson 2% 94% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Davis to 3B
b6 3-0 1 1-3 RO OAK S. Javier D. Jackson 1% 95% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Davis Scores; Tettleton to 2B
b6 4-0 2 -2- OAK T. Phillips D. Jackson 0% 95% Walk
Steve Farr replaces Danny Jackson pitching
b6 4-0 2 12- O OAK A. Griffin S. Farr -1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Athletics 4.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-4, Athletics' Curt Young facing 4-5-6
t7 0-4 0 --- O KCR D. Tartabull C. Young 2% 96% Strikeout Looking
t7 0-4 1 --- KCR F. White C. Young -2% 94% Walk
t7 0-4 1 1-- RR KCR J. Beniquez C. Young -9% 85% Home Run; White Scores
t7 2-4 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni C. Young 2% 87% Foul Flyball: 1B
t7 2-4 2 --- O KCR A. Salazar C. Young 1% 89% Strikeout
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Athletics 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 4-2, Royals' Steve Farr facing 3-4-5
b7 4-2 0 --- OAK C. Lansford S. Farr 2% 90% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
b7 4-2 0 1-- O OAK M. McGwire S. Farr -1% 89% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b7 4-2 1 1-- O OAK J. Canseco S. Farr -2% 87% Lansford Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b7 4-2 2 --- O OAK J. Canseco S. Farr -1% 86% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Athletics 4.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-4, Athletics' Dennis Eckersley facing 9-1-2
Dennis Eckersley replaces Curt Young pitching
Hal McRae pinch hits for Larry Owen (C) batting 9th
t8 2-4 0 --- O KCR H. McRae D. Eckersley 4% 90% Groundout: P-1B
t8 2-4 1 --- O KCR W. Wilson D. Eckersley 2% 93% Flyball: LF
t8 2-4 2 --- KCR K. Seitzer D. Eckersley -2% 90% Single to CF (Line Drive to CF-RF)
t8 2-4 2 1-- O KCR G. Brett D. Eckersley 4% 94% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Athletics 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 4-2, Royals' Steve Farr facing 6-7-8
Jamie Quirk replaces Hal McRae (PH) playing C batting 9th
b8 4-2 0 --- O OAK R. Cey S. Farr -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 4-2 1 --- OAK M. Davis S. Farr 1% 95% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line)
b8 4-2 1 -2- OAK M. Tettleton S. Farr 1% 96% Davis Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Davis to 3B
b8 4-2 1 --3 O OAK M. Tettleton S. Farr -2% 94% Strikeout
b8 4-2 2 --3 O OAK S. Javier S. Farr -1% 92% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Athletics 4.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-4, Athletics' Dennis Eckersley facing 4-5-6
t9 2-4 0 --- O KCR D. Tartabull D. Eckersley 4% 96% Bunt Groundout: P-1B
t9 2-4 1 --- O KCR F. White D. Eckersley 2% 99% Flyball: CF
t9 2-4 2 --- O KCR J. Beniquez D. Eckersley 1% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Athletics 4.

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