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Standings
MIL
@BAL
7
8
 
(10)
NYY
@BOS
5
10
KCR
@CAL
12
5
DET
@CLE
1
2
MIN
@OAK
5
3
CHW
@TEX
3
1
MON
@CHC
2
3
 
(10)
SFG
@CIN
7
5
 
(11)
PHI
@NYM
2
3
LAD
@SDP
3
4
Saturday, April 7, 1973, 7:30PM
, San Diego Stadium
Attendance: 16,803, Time of Game: 1:55
Dodgers
3
0-2
 Lost 2 
5th, 2 GB
at Padres
4
2-0
 Won 2 
1st
W: Vicente Romo (1-0)
L: Jim Brewer (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  1    3  8  1
Padres          0  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  1    4  3  2
Winning Run scored with 1 out

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lee Lacy 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.002 0.88 0.079 -0.077 0.2 1 2
Manny Mota LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 -0.011 0.93 0.030 -0.041 -0.4 1 0 SH
Willie Davis CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .286 .375 .429 .804 -0.012 1.17 0.089 -0.101 0.2 4 0 CS,HBP
Joe Ferguson C 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .250 .250 1.000 1.250 0.025 1.21 0.118 -0.093 0.5 7 1 HR
Bill Buckner 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.043 1.04 0.036 -0.079 -0.2 9 0
Willie Crawford RF 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .143 .250 .143 .393 -0.019 0.96 0.040 -0.058 -0.6 3 0
Ken McMullen 3B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .167 .286 .167 .452 0.079 1.14 0.096 -0.017 0.3 0 1
   Davey Lopes PR-SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bill Russell SS 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .429 .429 .571 1.000 -0.069 1.02 0.000 -0.069 -0.7 0 5
   Von Joshua PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0.376 5.38 0.376 0.000 1.1
   Jim Brewer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Andy Messersmith P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.056 1.16 0.000 -0.056 -0.5 0 0
   Steve Garvey PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 -0.051 2.12 0.000 -0.051 -0.2
   Charlie Hough P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Ron Cey PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.127 4.83 0.000 -0.127 -0.4 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 8 3 1 9 36 .242 .286 .333 .619 0.094 1.29 0.864 -0.769 -0.8 25 9
HR: J Ferguson (2, off F Norman, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
SH: M Mota (1, off F Norman).
HBP: W Davis (1, by F Norman).
TB: J Ferguson 4; L Lacy 2; W Crawford; M Mota; V Joshua; K McMullen; W Davis.
RBI: V Joshua (1); J Ferguson (2); W Davis (1).
2-out RBI: V Joshua.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 5.
Fielding
E: K McMullen (2).
Baserunning
CS: W Davis (1, 2nd base by F Norman POCS).
Pickoffs: L Lacy (1st base by F Norman).

San Diego Padres

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Enzo Hernandez SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 -0.137 1.42 0.000 -0.137 -0.8 1 2
Johnny Grubb CF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 -0.056 0.79 0.000 -0.056 -0.4 5 0
   Jerry Morales PH 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 4.000 5.000 0.432 1.63 0.432 0.000 1.0 HR
Leron Lee LF 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .429 .429 .429 .857 -0.002 0.49 0.021 -0.023 -0.1 0 0
Nate Colbert 1B 2 1 1 0 1 1 3 .333 .429 .500 .929 0.035 1.23 0.093 -0.058 0.2 8 3 CS
Cito Gaston RF 3 1 1 3 0 1 3 .333 .333 .833 1.167 0.528 1.98 0.596 -0.069 2.2 1 0 HR
Dave Hilton 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.061 0.88 0.000 -0.061 -0.4 0 0
Dave Roberts 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .143 .000 .143 -0.069 0.95 0.000 -0.069 -0.6 2 3
   Derrel Thomas 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bob Davis C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.046 0.65 0.000 -0.046 -0.4 9 0
Fred Norman P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.030 0.41 0.000 -0.030 -0.3 1 3
   Vicente Romo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 28 4 3 4 1 6 29 .107 .138 .321 .459 0.594 1.02 1.142 -0.549 0.4 27 11
HR: C Gaston (1, off A Messersmith, 7th inn, 2 on, 2 outs to LF-CF); J Morales (1, off J Brewer, 9th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: J Morales 4; C Gaston 4; N Colbert.
RBI: C Gaston 3 (3); J Morales (1).
2-out RBI: C Gaston 3.
Team LOB: 0.
With RISP: 1 for 1.
Fielding
E: D Hilton (1); D Roberts (1).
Baserunning
CS: N Colbert (1, 2nd base by A Messersmith/J Ferguson).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Andy Messersmith 7 2 3 0 1 6 1 0.00 24 72 -0.239 1.03 -0.1
Charlie Hough 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 3 0 0 0.024 0.34 0.4
Jim Brewer, L (0-1) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 27.00 2 0 0 -0.380 1.90 -0.8
Team Totals 8.1 3 4 1 1 6 2 1.08 29 72 0 0 -0.595 1.02 -0.4

San Diego Padres

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Fred Norman 8.2 7 3 3 1 8 1 3.12 34 65 0.154 1.08 1.4
Vicente Romo, BS (1), W (1-0) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 2 2 1 -0.248 5.11 -0.6
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 9 1 3.00 36 65 2 1 -0.094 1.29 0.8
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: F Norman (1; W Davis).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: F Norman 2 (2; W Davis, 2nd base (CS), L Lacy, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Ed Sudol.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: 16,803.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers         San Diego Padres
1 Lee Lacy 2B 1 Enzo Hernandez SS
2 Manny Mota LF 2 Johnny Grubb CF
3 Willie Davis CF 3 Leron Lee LF
4 Joe Ferguson C 4 Nate Colbert 1B
5 Bill Buckner 1B 5 Cito Gaston RF
6 Willie Crawford RF 6 Dave Hilton 3B
7 Ken McMullen 3B 7 Dave Roberts 2B
8 Bill Russell SS 8 Bob Davis C
9 Andy Messersmith P 9 Fred Norman P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 0-2 2 12- RRR SDP C. Gaston A. Messersmith 60% 78% Home Run (LF-CF); Lee Scores/unER; Colbert Scores/unER; Gaston Scores/unER
b9 3-3 1 --- R SDP J. Morales J. Brewer 43% 100% Home Run
t9 2-3 2 12- R LAD V. Joshua V. Romo -38% 49% Single to RF; Crawford Scores; Lopes to 3B
t9 3-3 2 1-3 O LAD R. Cey V. Romo 13% 62% Strikeout
t2 0-0 0 --- R LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman -12% 38% Home Run

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O LAD L. Lacy F. Norman 2% 52% Foul Flyball: 1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O LAD M. Mota F. Norman 1% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O LAD W. Davis F. Norman 1% 54% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Padres Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O SDP E. Hernandez A. Messersmith -2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O SDP J. Grubb A. Messersmith -1% 51% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 2 --- O SDP L. Lee A. Messersmith -1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Padres 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- R LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman -12% 38% Home Run
t2 1-0 0 --- O LAD B. Buckner F. Norman 2% 40% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 1-0 1 --- O LAD W. Crawford F. Norman 1% 41% Strikeout Looking
t2 1-0 2 --- O LAD K. McMullen F. Norman 1% 42% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Padres Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O SDP N. Colbert A. Messersmith -2% 40% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-1 1 --- O SDP C. Gaston A. Messersmith -2% 38% Strikeout
b2 0-1 2 --- O SDP D. Hilton A. Messersmith -1% 37% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 8-9-1
t3 1-0 0 --- O LAD B. Russell F. Norman 2% 39% Strikeout
t3 1-0 1 --- O LAD A. Messersmith F. Norman 1% 41% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-0 2 --- LAD L. Lacy F. Norman -1% 39% Single to CF
t3 1-0 2 1-- O LAD M. Mota F. Norman 2% 41% Lacy Picked off 1B (P-1B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Padres Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 7-8-9
b3 0-1 0 --- O SDP D. Roberts A. Messersmith -3% 39% Foul Flyball: C
b3 0-1 1 --- O SDP B. Davis A. Messersmith -2% 37% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-1 2 --- O SDP F. Norman A. Messersmith -1% 36% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 2-3-4
t4 1-0 0 --- O LAD M. Mota F. Norman 2% 38% Lineout: RF
t4 1-0 1 --- LAD W. Davis F. Norman -2% 36% Hit By Pitch
t4 1-0 1 1-- O LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman 4% 39% Davis Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-2B)
t4 1-0 2 --- O LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman 1% 40% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Padres Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 1-2-3
b4 0-1 0 --- O SDP E. Hernandez A. Messersmith -3% 37% Lineout: RF
b4 0-1 1 --- O SDP J. Grubb A. Messersmith -2% 35% Strikeout
b4 0-1 2 --- O SDP L. Lee A. Messersmith -1% 34% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 5-6-7
t5 1-0 0 --- LAD B. Buckner F. Norman -4% 31% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Buckner to 1B
t5 1-0 0 1-- O LAD W. Crawford F. Norman 3% 34% Flyball: CF
t5 1-0 1 1-- LAD K. McMullen F. Norman -4% 30% Single to LF; Buckner to 2B
t5 1-0 1 12- O LAD B. Russell F. Norman 4% 35% Strikeout
t5 1-0 2 12- O LAD A. Messersmith F. Norman 4% 39% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Padres Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 4-5-6
b5 0-1 0 --- SDP N. Colbert A. Messersmith 6% 45% Single to LF
b5 0-1 0 1-- O SDP C. Gaston A. Messersmith -5% 39% Flyball: RF
b5 0-1 1 1-- O SDP D. Hilton A. Messersmith -4% 35% Flyball: LF
b5 0-1 2 1-- O SDP D. Roberts A. Messersmith -3% 32% Colbert Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Padres 0.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 1-2-3
t6 1-0 0 --- LAD L. Lacy F. Norman -7% 25% Single to 2B; Lacy to 2B/Adv on E4
t6 1-0 0 -2- O LAD M. Mota F. Norman 1% 26% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Lacy to 3B
t6 1-0 1 --3 R LAD W. Davis F. Norman -7% 19% Single to RF; Lacy Scores
t6 2-0 1 1-- O LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman 2% 21% Flyball: CF
t6 2-0 2 1-- O LAD B. Buckner F. Norman 1% 22% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Padres Batting, Behind 0-2, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 7-8-9
b6 0-2 0 --- O SDP D. Roberts A. Messersmith -3% 19% Flyball: RF
b6 0-2 1 --- O SDP B. Davis A. Messersmith -2% 17% Strikeout
b6 0-2 2 --- O SDP F. Norman A. Messersmith -1% 16% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 0.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-0, Padres' Fred Norman facing 6-7-8
t7 2-0 0 --- O LAD W. Crawford F. Norman 1% 17% Strikeout
t7 2-0 1 --- O LAD K. McMullen F. Norman 1% 18% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 2-0 2 --- O LAD B. Russell F. Norman 1% 18% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Padres Batting, Behind 0-2, Dodgers' Andy Messersmith facing 1-2-3
b7 0-2 0 --- O SDP E. Hernandez A. Messersmith -3% 15% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 0-2 1 --- O SDP J. Grubb A. Messersmith -2% 13% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b7 0-2 2 --- SDP L. Lee A. Messersmith 2% 15% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Lee to 1B
b7 0-2 2 1-- SDP N. Colbert A. Messersmith 4% 18% Walk; Lee to 2B
b7 0-2 2 12- RRR SDP C. Gaston A. Messersmith 60% 78% Home Run (LF-CF); Lee Scores/unER; Colbert Scores/unER; Gaston Scores/unER
b7 3-2 2 --- O SDP D. Hilton A. Messersmith -1% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
3 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 3.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 2-3, Padres' Fred Norman facing 9-1-2
Steve Garvey pinch hits for Andy Messersmith (P) batting 9th
t8 2-3 0 --- O LAD S. Garvey F. Norman 5% 82% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-3 1 --- O LAD L. Lacy F. Norman 3% 86% Flyball: 2B
t8 2-3 2 --- LAD M. Mota F. Norman -3% 83% Single to CF
t8 2-3 2 1-- O LAD W. Davis F. Norman 5% 88% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Padres Batting, Ahead 3-2, Dodgers' Charlie Hough facing 7-8-9
Charlie Hough replaces Steve Garvey (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 3-2 0 --- O SDP D. Roberts C. Hough -1% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 3-2 1 --- O SDP B. Davis C. Hough -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 3-2 2 --- O SDP F. Norman C. Hough -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Padres 3.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 2-3, Padres' Fred Norman facing 4-5-6
Derrel Thomas replaces Dave Roberts playing 2B batting 7th
t9 2-3 0 --- O LAD J. Ferguson F. Norman 7% 92% Strikeout Looking
t9 2-3 1 --- O LAD B. Buckner F. Norman 5% 97% Flyball: CF
t9 2-3 2 --- LAD W. Crawford F. Norman -4% 93% Single to RF
t9 2-3 2 1-- LAD K. McMullen F. Norman -6% 87% Walk; Crawford to 2B
Vicente Romo replaces Fred Norman pitching and batting 9th
Von Joshua pinch hits for Bill Russell (SS) batting 8th
Davey Lopes pinch runs for Ken McMullen (3B) batting 7th
t9 2-3 2 12- R LAD V. Joshua V. Romo -38% 49% Single to RF; Crawford Scores; Lopes to 3B
Ron Cey pinch hits for Charlie Hough (P) batting 9th
t9 3-3 2 1-3 O LAD R. Cey V. Romo 13% 62% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 3, Padres 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Padres Batting, Tied 3-3, Dodgers' Jim Brewer facing 1-2-3
Jim Brewer replaces Von Joshua (PH) pitching and batting 8th
Ron Cey moves from PH to 3B
Davey Lopes moves from PR to SS
b9 3-3 0 --- O SDP E. Hernandez J. Brewer -5% 57% Flyball: CF
Jerry Morales pinch hits for Johnny Grubb (CF) batting 2nd
b9 3-3 1 --- R SDP J. Morales J. Brewer 43% 100% Home Run
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 3, Padres 4.

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