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CLE
@BAL
1
4
MIL
@CHW
1
4
KCR
@MIN
6
3
BOS
@NYY
2
5
CAL
@OAK
0
1
 
(20)
DET
@WSA
1
0
 
(11)
NYM
@CIN
4
6
SFG
@LAD
7
4
MON
@PHI
3
0
ATL
@PIT
2
11
CHC
@SDP
0
1
CHC
@SDP
2
7
HOU
@STL
2
5
HOU
@STL
5
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Friday, July 9, 1971, 8:05PM
, Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 29,678, Time of Game: 2:29
Braves
2
44-47
 Lost 1 
4th, 11½ GB
at Pirates
11
56-31
 Won 5 
1st
W: Nelson Briles (5-1)
L: Jim Nash (6-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  0    2 11  1
Pirates         1  2  2   0  3  3   0  0  X   11 16  0

Atlanta Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .321 .362 .440 .802 -0.023 0.34 0.007 -0.030 -0.0 1 0
Felix Millan 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .311 .353 .389 .742 -0.032 0.33 0.000 -0.032 -1.4 4 6 GDP
Hank Aaron 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .313 .400 .625 1.025 -0.009 0.28 0.007 -0.016 0.6 3 0
   Zoilo Versalles 3B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .264 .286 .414 .700 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.6 0 0 SB
Earl Williams 3B-1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .242 .313 .463 .776 -0.015 0.36 0.012 -0.027 0.0 5 0
Mike Lum RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .284 .381 .447 .829 -0.019 0.41 0.019 -0.037 -1.0 3 0 GDP
Hal King C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .211 .337 .355 .692 -0.003 0.30 0.014 -0.017 -0.2 5 0
Sonny Jackson CF 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .269 .318 .362 .681 -0.001 0.48 0.022 -0.024 0.8 1 0
Leo Foster SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.065 0.67 0.000 -0.065 -2.5 2 2 GDP
Jim Nash P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .158 .158 .184 .342 -0.013 0.54 0.000 -0.013 -0.1 0 1
   Tom House P 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.007 0.17 0.007 0.000 0.9 0 0
   Steve Barber P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .111 .200 .111 .311 0.001 0.01 0.001 0.000 0.4 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 11 2 0 3 33 .333 .333 .333 .667 -0.172 0.35 0.089 -0.261 -2.0 24 9
TB: S Jackson 2; H King 2; T House; S Barber; R Garr; M Lum; E Williams; H Aaron; Z Versalles.
GIDP: M Lum (4); F Millan (8); L Foster (2).
RBI: H Aaron (65); E Williams (44).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Foster-F Millan-E Williams; F Millan-E Williams.
E: L Foster (1).
Baserunning
SB: Z Versalles (1, 2nd base off N Briles/M Sanguillen).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dave Cash 2B 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .322 .387 .403 .790 0.048 0.52 0.065 -0.017 1.2 3 4 2B,SB
Al Oliver CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .276 .313 .400 .713 -0.034 0.42 0.000 -0.034 -1.8 2 0 GDP
Roberto Clemente RF 4 2 2 0 1 1 5 .342 .366 .520 .886 -0.060 0.40 0.010 -0.070 0.7 1 0 2B
Willie Stargell LF 4 3 3 4 1 0 5 .317 .392 .691 1.082 0.115 0.35 0.115 0.000 3.2 1 0 HR
Richie Hebner 3B 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .303 .356 .536 .893 0.073 0.28 0.091 -0.019 2.6 1 2 HR
Bob Robertson 1B 4 1 2 0 1 2 5 .266 .356 .486 .842 0.046 0.22 0.055 -0.010 0.5 10 2 2B
Manny Sanguillen C 5 0 3 4 0 0 5 .320 .347 .425 .773 0.086 0.29 0.086 0.000 1.6 4 0 3B,GDP
Gene Alley SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .230 .304 .333 .637 -0.027 0.30 0.000 -0.027 -0.7 4 5
Nelson Briles P 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .263 .300 .474 .774 0.081 0.23 0.085 -0.004 0.3 1 0 2B
Team Totals 39 11 16 11 4 5 43 .410 .465 .718 1.183 0.328 0.34 0.507 -0.181 7.5 27 13
2B: B Robertson (11, off J Nash); N Briles (1, off J Nash); R Clemente (16, off J Nash); D Cash (13, off T House).
3B: M Sanguillen (2, off J Nash).
HR: R Hebner (13, off J Nash, 3rd inn, 1 on, 1 out); W Stargell (29, off S Barber, 6th inn, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: W Stargell 6; R Hebner 6; M Sanguillen 5; B Robertson 3; R Clemente 3; D Cash 2; N Briles 2; G Alley.
GIDP: M Sanguillen (13); A Oliver (8).
RBI: W Stargell 4 (85); M Sanguillen 4 (48); R Hebner 2 (54); N Briles (2).
2-out RBI: W Stargell.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 6 for 16.
Fielding
DP: 3. D Cash-G Alley-B Robertson; G Alley-D Cash-B Robertson; G Alley-B Robertson.
TP: 1. R Hebner-D Cash-B Robertson.
Baserunning
SB: D Cash (11, 2nd base off J Nash/H King).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim Nash, L (6-6) 4.1 10 8 7 1 4 1 5.52 25 16 -0.321 0.57 -6.7
Tom House 1 2 2 2 0 1 0 11.25 5 1 0 -0.001 0.05 0.2
Steve Barber 2.2 4 1 1 3 0 1 4.47 13 2 2 -0.006 0.00 -1.0
Team Totals 8 16 11 10 4 5 2 11.25 43 16 3 2 -0.328 0.34 -7.5

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Nelson Briles, W (5-1) 9 11 2 2 0 3 0 3.97 33 60 0.173 0.35 2.0
Team Totals 9 11 2 2 0 3 0 2.00 33 60 0.173 0.35 2.0
Balks: None.
WP: N Briles (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Augie Donatelli.
Time of Game: 2:29.
Attendance: 29,678.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Ralph Garr LF 1 Dave Cash 2B
2 Felix Millan 2B 2 Al Oliver CF
3 Hank Aaron 1B 3 Roberto Clemente RF
4 Earl Williams 3B 4 Willie Stargell LF
5 Mike Lum RF 5 Richie Hebner 3B
6 Hal King C 6 Bob Robertson 1B
7 Sonny Jackson CF 7 Manny Sanguillen C
8 Leo Foster SS 8 Gene Alley SS
9 Jim Nash P 9 Nelson Briles P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 2 --3 R PIT W. Stargell J. Nash 10% 63% Single; Cash Scores/unER
b2 2-0 1 1-- R PIT N. Briles J. Nash 8% 85% Double; Alley Scores
b3 3-0 1 1-- RR PIT R. Hebner J. Nash 8% 94% Home Run; Stargell Scores
b2 1-0 0 -2- R PIT M. Sanguillen J. Nash 7% 79% Single; Robertson Scores
b1 0-0 1 --3 O PIT R. Clemente J. Nash -6% 54% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O ATL R. Garr N. Briles 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O ATL F. Millan N. Briles 1% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O ATL H. Aaron N. Briles 1% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Jim Nash facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- PIT D. Cash J. Nash 4% 58% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Cash to 1B
b1 0-0 0 1-- PIT A. Oliver J. Nash 3% 61% Cash Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- O PIT A. Oliver J. Nash -1% 60% Flyball: RF; Cash to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 O PIT R. Clemente J. Nash -6% 54% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --3 R PIT W. Stargell J. Nash 10% 63% Single; Cash Scores/unER
b1 1-0 2 1-- O PIT R. Hebner J. Nash -2% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 1.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- O ATL E. Williams N. Briles 2% 64% Flyball: 1B
t2 0-1 1 --- O ATL M. Lum N. Briles 2% 65% Lineout: SS
t2 0-1 2 --- ATL H. King N. Briles -1% 64% Single
t2 0-1 2 1-- O ATL S. Jackson N. Briles 2% 66% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Jim Nash facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- PIT B. Robertson J. Nash 6% 72% Double
b2 1-0 0 -2- R PIT M. Sanguillen J. Nash 7% 79% Single; Robertson Scores
b2 2-0 0 1-- O PIT G. Alley J. Nash -2% 76% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 2-0 1 1-- R PIT N. Briles J. Nash 8% 85% Double; Alley Scores
b2 3-0 1 -2- O PIT D. Cash J. Nash -1% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B; Briles to 3B
b2 3-0 2 --3 O PIT A. Oliver J. Nash -2% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 3.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-3, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 8-9-1
t3 0-3 0 --- O ATL L. Foster N. Briles 2% 84% Flyball: CF
t3 0-3 1 --- O ATL J. Nash N. Briles 1% 85% Strikeout
t3 0-3 2 --- O ATL R. Garr N. Briles 1% 86% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 3.
Bottom of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Ahead 3-0, Braves' Jim Nash facing 3-4-5
b3 3-0 0 --- O PIT R. Clemente J. Nash -1% 85% Flyball: RF
b3 3-0 1 --- PIT W. Stargell J. Nash 1% 86% Single
b3 3-0 1 1-- RR PIT R. Hebner J. Nash 8% 94% Home Run; Stargell Scores
b3 5-0 1 --- O PIT B. Robertson J. Nash -0% 94% Strikeout
b3 5-0 2 --- PIT M. Sanguillen J. Nash 0% 94% Single
b3 5-0 2 1-- O PIT G. Alley J. Nash -0% 94% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 5.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-5, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 2-3-4
t4 0-5 0 --- O ATL F. Millan N. Briles 1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 0-5 1 --- O ATL H. Aaron N. Briles 1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 0-5 2 --- O ATL E. Williams N. Briles 0% 96% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 5-0, Braves' Jim Nash facing 9-1-2
b4 5-0 0 --- O PIT N. Briles J. Nash -0% 95% Strikeout
b4 5-0 1 --- O PIT D. Cash J. Nash -0% 95% Flyball: CF
b4 5-0 2 --- O PIT A. Oliver J. Nash -0% 95% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 5.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-5, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 5-6-7
t5 0-5 0 --- ATL M. Lum N. Briles -2% 93% Single
t5 0-5 0 1-- O ATL H. King N. Briles 2% 95% Flyball: 2B
t5 0-5 1 1-- ATL S. Jackson N. Briles -2% 93% Single; Lum to 2B
t5 0-5 1 12- OO ATL L. Foster N. Briles 4% 97% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 5-0, Braves' Jim Nash facing 3-4-5
b5 5-0 0 --- PIT R. Clemente J. Nash 1% 98% Double
b5 5-0 0 -2- PIT W. Stargell J. Nash 0% 98% Walk
b5 5-0 0 12- PIT R. Hebner J. Nash 1% 99% Single; Clemente to 3B; Stargell to 2B
b5 5-0 0 123 O PIT B. Robertson J. Nash -1% 98% Strikeout
b5 5-0 1 123 RRR PIT M. Sanguillen J. Nash 2% 100% Triple; Clemente Scores; Stargell Scores; Hebner Scores
Tom House replaces Jim Nash pitching and batting 9th
b5 8-0 1 --3 O PIT G. Alley T. House -0% 100% Flyball: 2B
b5 8-0 2 --3 O PIT N. Briles T. House -0% 99% Strikeout
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Pirates 8.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-8, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 9-1-2
t6 0-8 0 --- ATL T. House N. Briles -0% 99% Single
t6 0-8 0 1-- ATL R. Garr N. Briles -1% 98% Single; House to 2B
t6 0-8 0 12- ATL F. Millan N. Briles -0% 98% Wild Pitch; House to 3B; Garr to 2B
t6 0-8 0 -23 O ATL F. Millan N. Briles 1% 99% Flyball: 1B
t6 0-8 1 -23 R ATL H. Aaron N. Briles -1% 98% Single; House Scores; Garr to 3B
t6 1-8 1 1-3 R ATL E. Williams N. Briles -1% 97% Single; Garr Scores; Aaron to 2B
t6 2-8 1 12- OO ATL M. Lum N. Briles 2% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 8.
Bottom of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 8-2, Braves' Tom House facing 1-2-3
b6 8-2 0 --- PIT D. Cash T. House 0% 99% Double
b6 8-2 0 -2- O PIT A. Oliver T. House -0% 99% Flyball: 3B
b6 8-2 1 -2- PIT R. Clemente T. House 0% 99% Single; Cash to 3B
Steve Barber replaces Tom House pitching and batting 9th
b6 8-2 1 1-3 RRR PIT W. Stargell S. Barber 1% 100% Home Run; Cash Scores; Clemente Scores
b6 11-2 1 --- O PIT R. Hebner S. Barber 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 11-2 2 --- PIT B. Robertson S. Barber 0% 100% Single
b6 11-2 2 1-- O PIT M. Sanguillen S. Barber -0% 100% Flyball: RF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-11, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 6-7-8
t7 2-11 0 --- ATL H. King N. Briles -0% 100% Single
t7 2-11 0 1-- ATL S. Jackson N. Briles -0% 100% Single; King to 2B
t7 2-11 0 12- OOO ATL L. Foster N. Briles 0% 100% Ground Ball Triple Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.
Bottom of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 11-2, Braves' Steve Barber facing 8-9-1
Earl Williams moves from 3B to 1B
Zoilo Versalles replaces Hank Aaron (1B) playing 3B batting 3rd
b7 11-2 0 --- PIT G. Alley S. Barber 0% 100% Single
b7 11-2 0 1-- O PIT N. Briles S. Barber -0% 100% Flyball: 1B
b7 11-2 1 1-- PIT D. Cash S. Barber 0% 100% Walk; Alley to 2B
b7 11-2 1 12- OO PIT A. Oliver S. Barber -0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-11, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 9-1-2
t8 2-11 0 --- ATL S. Barber N. Briles -0% 100% Single
t8 2-11 0 1-- O ATL R. Garr N. Briles 0% 100% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t8 2-11 1 1-- OO ATL F. Millan N. Briles 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.
Bottom of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 11-2, Braves' Steve Barber facing 3-4-5
b8 11-2 0 --- PIT R. Clemente S. Barber 0% 100% Walk
b8 11-2 0 1-- O PIT W. Stargell S. Barber 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 11-2 1 1-- PIT R. Hebner S. Barber 0% 100% Single; Stargell to 2B
b8 11-2 1 12- PIT B. Robertson S. Barber 0% 100% Walk; Stargell to 3B; Hebner to 2B
b8 11-2 1 123 OO PIT M. Sanguillen S. Barber 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-11, Pirates' Nelson Briles facing 3-4-5
t9 2-11 0 --- ATL Z. Versalles N. Briles -0% 100% Single
t9 2-11 0 1-- ATL E. Williams N. Briles 0% 100% Versalles Steals 2B
t9 2-11 0 -2- O ATL E. Williams N. Briles 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 2-11 1 -2- O ATL M. Lum N. Briles 0% 100% Flyball: C
t9 2-11 2 -2- O ATL H. King N. Briles 0% 100% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Pirates 11.

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