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CLE
@BAL
8
6
TOR
@BOS
10
4
DET
@CHW
8
7
NYY
@KCR
1
2
TEX
@MIL
12
3
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@MIN
8
2
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@SEA
3
4
CIN
@LAD
0
1
MON
@NYM
2
4
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@PHI
7
13
STL
@PIT
0
11
ATL
@SDP
2
1
HOU
@SFG
1
8
Wednesday, August 12, 1987,
, Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 15,186, Time of Game: 2:21
Cardinals
0
69-44
 Lost 1 
1st
at Pirates
11
51-63
 Won 1 
6th, 18½ GB
W: Bob Walk (4-1)
L: Joe Magrane (6-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  2
Pirates         0  0  0   8  0  0   3  0  X   11 12  1

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Vince Coleman LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .285 .366 .333 .699 -0.042 0.42 0.000 -0.042 -0.3 1 0
Ozzie Smith SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .299 .392 .372 .764 -0.029 0.38 0.000 -0.029 -0.4 4 6
   Jose Oquendo SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .307 .429 .370 .798 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.4 0 1
Tom Herr 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .282 .368 .370 .739 -0.038 0.50 0.000 -0.038 -0.4 1 2
   Tom Lawless 2B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .067 .222 .067 .289 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.4 0 0
Willie McGee CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .294 .318 .433 .750 0.029 0.45 0.053 -0.024 -0.4 2 0 2B,GDP
Terry Pendleton 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .310 .384 .442 .826 -0.019 0.76 0.026 -0.045 -0.5 1 2
   Steve Peters P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
John Morris RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .275 .327 .473 .799 -0.063 0.90 0.010 -0.073 -1.1 2 0 GDP
Jim Lindeman 1B 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .213 .256 .407 .663 0.016 0.46 0.016 0.000 0.9 11 1 HBP
Tony Pena C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .247 .320 .359 .679 -0.055 0.66 0.000 -0.055 -2.0 1 2 2·GDP
   Steve Lake C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .306 .367 .673 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Joe Magrane P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .114 .162 .171 .334 -0.025 0.99 0.000 -0.025 -0.2 0 0
   Pat Perry P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.001 0.03 0.000 -0.001 -0.1 1 0
   Rod Booker 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .378 .375 .753 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 27 0 4 0 3 2 31 .148 .258 .185 .443 -0.227 0.51 0.105 -0.332 -4.5 24 16
2B: W McGee (26, off B Walk).
HBP: J Lindeman (3, by B Walk).
TB: W McGee 3; T Lawless; V Coleman.
GIDP: T Pena 2 (17); W McGee (15); J Morris (2).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. S Peters-O Smith-J Lindeman; T Pena-O Smith-T Herr.
E: T Pendleton (18); W McGee (5).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Barry Bonds LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .259 .324 .476 .799 -0.035 0.28 0.000 -0.035 -0.3 4 0 2B
Al Pedrique SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .311 .361 .400 .761 0.026 0.34 0.043 -0.016 0.1 5 3
Darnell Coles RF 4 2 1 0 0 0 5 .191 .271 .321 .592 0.076 0.43 0.076 -0.001 1.4 0 0 2B,HBP
Bobby Bonilla 3B 3 2 1 2 1 0 4 .277 .324 .443 .767 0.058 0.74 0.081 -0.023 1.5 0 3 2B
Andy Van Slyke CF 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .280 .347 .500 .847 0.100 0.79 0.124 -0.024 0.9 4 0
Johnny Ray 2B 3 1 3 2 1 0 4 .271 .330 .355 .685 0.057 0.39 0.057 0.000 1.6 2 6
Sid Bream 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .283 .352 .437 .789 -0.002 0.57 0.052 -0.054 1.1 10 1 2B,CS
Junior Ortiz C 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .259 .313 .319 .631 -0.021 0.34 0.005 -0.025 -0.4 1 1 GDP,IW
Bob Walk P 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.013 0.31 0.032 -0.019 1.0 1 1 GDP
Team Totals 34 11 12 8 4 2 39 .353 .436 .471 .906 0.272 0.46 0.470 -0.197 7.0 27 15
2B: S Bream (18, off J Magrane); D Coles (7, off P Perry); B Bonilla (19, off P Perry); B Bonds (25, off S Peters).
IBB: J Ortiz (1, by P Perry).
HBP: D Coles (3, by J Magrane).
TB: J Ray 3; S Bream 3; B Bonds 2; B Bonilla 2; D Coles 2; A Pedrique 2; A Van Slyke; B Walk.
GIDP: B Walk (1); J Ortiz (5).
RBI: B Bonilla 2 (42); A Van Slyke 2 (59); J Ray 2 (51); B Walk (4); S Bream (46).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 6 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 4. B Bonilla-J Ray-S Bream 2; J Ray-A Pedrique-S Bream 2.
E: B Bonilla (10).
Baserunning
CS: S Bream (5, 2nd base by J Magrane/T Pena).

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Joe Magrane, L (6-4) 3 4 6 4 2 0 0 3.95 16 29 -0.239 1.02 -4.0
Pat Perry 3 5 5 3 2 1 0 4.38 15 2 2 -0.033 0.07 -3.6
Steve Peters 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 8 1 1 0.000 0.00 0.6
Team Totals 8 12 11 7 4 2 0 7.88 39 29 3 3 -0.272 0.46 -7.0
J Magrane faced 6 batters in the 4th inning.
P Perry faced 3 batters in the 7th inning.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Walk, W (4-1) 9 4 0 0 3 2 0 3.76 31 78 0.227 0.51 4.5
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 3 2 0 0.00 31 78 0.227 0.51 4.5
Balks: None.
WP: B Walk (5).
HBP: B Walk (3; J Lindeman); J Magrane (3; D Coles).
IBB: P Perry (3; J Ortiz).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Joe West.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: 15,186.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St. Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Vince Coleman LF 1 Barry Bonds LF
2 Ozzie Smith SS 2 Al Pedrique SS
3 Tom Herr 2B 3 Darnell Coles RF
4 Willie McGee CF 4 Bobby Bonilla 3B
5 Terry Pendleton 3B 5 Andy Van Slyke CF
6 John Morris RF 6 Johnny Ray 2B
7 Jim Lindeman 1B 7 Sid Bream 1B
8 Tony Pena C 8 Junior Ortiz C
9 Joe Magrane P 9 Bob Walk P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-0 0 123 RR PIT A. Van Slyke J. Magrane 12% 87% Single to CF (Line Drive); Pedrique Scores; Coles Scores/unER; Bonilla to 3B
b4 0-0 0 12- PIT B. Bonilla J. Magrane 8% 75% Walk; Pedrique to 3B; Coles to 2B
b4 0-0 0 1-- PIT D. Coles J. Magrane 6% 67% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Pedrique to 2B; Coles to 1B
b4 3-0 0 12- R PIT S. Bream J. Magrane 5% 95% Double (Fly Ball to CF-RF); Van Slyke Scores; Ray to 3B
t4 0-0 1 --- STL W. McGee B. Walk -5% 48% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL V. Coleman B. Walk 2% 52% Strikeout (C-1B)
t1 0-0 1 --- O STL O. Smith B. Walk 2% 54% Lineout: SS
t1 0-0 2 --- STL T. Herr B. Walk 0% 54% E5 on Foul Ball
t1 0-0 2 --- O STL T. Herr B. Walk 1% 55% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Joe Magrane facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O PIT B. Bonds J. Magrane -2% 53% Lineout: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- O PIT A. Pedrique J. Magrane -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- PIT D. Coles J. Magrane 1% 52% Hit By Pitch
b1 0-0 2 1-- O PIT B. Bonilla J. Magrane -2% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O STL W. McGee B. Walk 2% 52% Lineout: CF
t2 0-0 1 --- STL T. Pendleton B. Walk -3% 50% Walk
t2 0-0 1 1-- O STL J. Morris B. Walk 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t2 0-0 2 1-- STL J. Lindeman B. Walk -1% 52% Wild Pitch; Morris to 2B
t2 0-0 2 -2- STL J. Lindeman B. Walk -1% 51% Walk
t2 0-0 2 12- O STL T. Pena B. Walk 4% 55% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Joe Magrane facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O PIT A. Van Slyke J. Magrane -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- PIT J. Ray J. Magrane 3% 55% Walk
b2 0-0 1 1-- O PIT S. Bream J. Magrane -3% 52% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-0 2 1-- O PIT J. Ortiz J. Magrane -2% 50% Bream Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O STL J. Magrane B. Walk 3% 53% Strikeout
t3 0-0 1 --- O STL V. Coleman B. Walk 2% 54% Foul Flyball: LF
t3 0-0 2 --- O STL O. Smith B. Walk 1% 56% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Joe Magrane facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O PIT J. Ortiz J. Magrane -3% 53% Lineout: RF
b3 0-0 1 --- O PIT B. Walk J. Magrane -2% 51% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 0-0 2 --- O PIT B. Bonds J. Magrane -1% 50% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 3-4-5
t4 0-0 0 --- O STL T. Herr B. Walk 3% 53% Groundout: 1B-P
t4 0-0 1 --- STL W. McGee B. Walk -5% 48% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)
t4 0-0 1 -2- O STL T. Pendleton B. Walk 4% 52% Flyball: LF
t4 0-0 2 -2- O STL J. Morris B. Walk 4% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Joe Magrane facing 2-3-4
b4 0-0 0 --- PIT A. Pedrique J. Magrane 4% 60% Single to 3B/Bunt
b4 0-0 0 1-- PIT D. Coles J. Magrane 6% 67% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Pedrique to 2B; Coles to 1B
b4 0-0 0 12- PIT B. Bonilla J. Magrane 8% 75% Walk; Pedrique to 3B; Coles to 2B
b4 0-0 0 123 RR PIT A. Van Slyke J. Magrane 12% 87% Single to CF (Line Drive); Pedrique Scores; Coles Scores/unER; Bonilla to 3B
b4 2-0 0 1-3 R PIT J. Ray J. Magrane 3% 90% Single to CF (Line Drive); Bonilla Scores; Van Slyke to 2B
b4 3-0 0 12- R PIT S. Bream J. Magrane 5% 95% Double (Fly Ball to CF-RF); Van Slyke Scores; Ray to 3B
Pat Perry replaces Joe Magrane pitching and batting 9th
b4 4-0 0 -23 PIT J. Ortiz P. Perry 0% 96% Intentional Walk
b4 4-0 0 123 RRRR PIT B. Walk P. Perry 3% 99% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Ray Scores; Bream Scores/Adv on E8/unER; Ortiz Scores/No RBI/unER; Walk Scores/No RBI/unER
b4 8-0 0 --- O PIT B. Bonds P. Perry -0% 99% Strikeout
b4 8-0 1 --- O PIT A. Pedrique P. Perry -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 8-0 2 --- O PIT D. Coles P. Perry -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
8 runs, 5 hits, 2 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-8, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 7-8-9
t5 0-8 0 --- STL J. Lindeman B. Walk -1% 98% Walk
t5 0-8 0 1-- OO STL T. Pena B. Walk 1% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t5 0-8 2 --- O STL P. Perry B. Walk 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Bottom of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 8-0, Cardinals' Pat Perry facing 4-5-6
b5 8-0 0 --- O PIT B. Bonilla P. Perry -0% 99% Flyball: CF
b5 8-0 1 --- O PIT A. Van Slyke P. Perry -0% 99% Groundout: 1B-P
b5 8-0 2 --- PIT J. Ray P. Perry 0% 99% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b5 8-0 2 1-- O PIT S. Bream P. Perry -0% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-8, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 1-2-3
t6 0-8 0 --- O STL V. Coleman B. Walk 0% 99% Flyball: LF
t6 0-8 1 --- O STL O. Smith B. Walk 0% 100% Flyball: LF
t6 0-8 2 --- O STL T. Herr B. Walk 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Bottom of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 8-0, Cardinals' Pat Perry facing 8-9-1
b6 8-0 0 --- PIT J. Ortiz P. Perry 0% 100% Walk
b6 8-0 0 1-- OO PIT B. Walk P. Perry -0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: Bunt C-SS-2B
b6 8-0 2 --- O PIT B. Bonds P. Perry -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-8, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 4-5-6
t7 0-8 0 --- STL W. McGee B. Walk -0% 99% Single (Ground Ball)
t7 0-8 0 1-- O STL T. Pendleton B. Walk 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t7 0-8 1 1-- OO STL J. Morris B. Walk 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 8-0, Cardinals' Pat Perry facing 2-3-4
b7 8-0 0 --- PIT A. Pedrique P. Perry 0% 100% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
b7 8-0 0 1-- PIT D. Coles P. Perry 0% 100% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); Pedrique to 3B
b7 8-0 0 -23 RR PIT B. Bonilla P. Perry 0% 100% Double (Fly Ball to LF-CF); Pedrique Scores; Coles Scores
Steve Peters replaces Terry Pendleton (3B) pitching and batting 5th
Rod Booker replaces Pat Perry (P) playing 3B batting 9th
b7 10-0 0 -2- O PIT A. Van Slyke S. Peters 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Bonilla to 3B
b7 10-0 1 --3 R PIT J. Ray S. Peters 0% 100% Single to RF (Line Drive); Bonilla Scores
b7 11-0 1 1-- PIT S. Bream S. Peters 0% 100% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Ray to 2B
b7 11-0 1 12- OO PIT J. Ortiz S. Peters 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 11.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-11, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 7-8-9
t8 0-11 0 --- STL J. Lindeman B. Walk -0% 100% Hit By Pitch
t8 0-11 0 1-- OO STL T. Pena B. Walk 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
t8 0-11 2 --- O STL R. Booker B. Walk 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 11.
Bottom of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Ahead 11-0, Cardinals' Steve Peters facing 9-1-2
Steve Lake replaces Tony Pena playing C batting 8th
Tom Lawless replaces Tom Herr playing 2B batting 3rd
Jose Oquendo replaces Ozzie Smith playing SS batting 2nd
b8 11-0 0 --- O PIT B. Walk S. Peters 0% 100% Strikeout (C-1B)
b8 11-0 1 --- PIT B. Bonds S. Peters 0% 100% Double to RF (Ground Ball)
b8 11-0 1 -2- O PIT A. Pedrique S. Peters 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B; Bonds to 3B
b8 11-0 2 --3 O PIT D. Coles S. Peters 0% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 11.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-11, Pirates' Bob Walk facing 1-2-3
t9 0-11 0 --- STL V. Coleman B. Walk 0% 100% Single (Ground Ball to SS-3B Hole)
t9 0-11 0 1-- O STL J. Oquendo B. Walk 0% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 0-11 1 1-- STL T. Lawless B. Walk 0% 100% Single to SS (Ground Ball to SS-2B); Coleman to 2B
t9 0-11 1 12- OO STL W. McGee B. Walk 0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Pirates 11.

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