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@CAL
2
4
TOR
@DET
3
8
BAL
@MIL
11
8
BOS
@NYY
5
3
CLE
@OAK
8
4
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@SEA
4
2
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@TEX
2
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@ATL
5
7
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9
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@CIN
7
5
 
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@HOU
9
10
MON
@PHI
8
4
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@STL
7
8
 
(10)
Sunday, September 16, 1984,
, Kingdome
Attendance: 5,151, Time of Game: 2:44
Royals
4
76-72
 Won 2 
1st
at Mariners
2
66-84
 Lost 2 
6th, 11 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          2  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  0    4  5  0
Mariners        0  1  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  7  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 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .305 .354 .393 .747 -0.075 0.72 0.000 -0.075 -0.8 3 0
Pat Sheridan RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .280 .336 .389 .725 -0.076 0.76 0.000 -0.076 -0.8 1 0
Darryl Motley LF 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .286 .322 .435 .757 0.048 0.59 0.058 -0.010 0.4 2 0 2B
   Lynn Jones PR-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .321 .341 .370 .712 -0.009 0.36 0.000 -0.009 -0.2 2 0
Jorge Orta DH 2 2 0 0 2 1 4 .305 .349 .463 .812 -0.003 1.01 0.045 -0.048 0.1
Frank White 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .274 .314 .445 .759 0.135 1.16 0.217 -0.081 1.1 4 2 2B,GDP
Steve Balboni 1B 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .237 .316 .492 .809 0.246 1.02 0.287 -0.041 1.3 11 1 2B
   Don Slaught C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .298 .380 .678 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Onix Concepcion SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .289 .332 .347 .679 -0.070 0.67 0.000 -0.070 -0.9 0 4
Greg Pryor 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .264 .300 .360 .661 -0.001 0.58 0.026 -0.027 -0.1 1 3
John Wathan C-1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .188 .282 .281 .563 -0.049 0.66 0.009 -0.058 -0.5 1 0 CS
Charlie Leibrandt P 1 0
   Joe Beckwith P 0 0
Team Totals 30 4 5 4 4 3 34 .167 .265 .267 .531 0.146 0.80 0.642 -0.495 -0.4 27 10
2B: D Motley (20, off S Barojas); F White (18, off S Barojas); S Balboni (20, off S Barojas).
TB: F White 3; S Balboni 2; D Motley 2; J Wathan.
GIDP: F White (10).
RBI: F White 2 (51); S Balboni 2 (68).
2-out RBI: S Balboni 2; F White 2.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 2 for 4.
Baserunning
CS: J Wathan (6, 2nd base by S Barojas POCS).

Seattle Mariners

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jack Perconte 2B 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .286 .350 .337 .687 0.011 1.48 0.087 -0.076 0.2 0 5 SB,SF
Phil Bradley CF-LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .295 .366 .347 .713 -0.002 1.06 0.052 -0.054 -0.2 3 0
Alvin Davis 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .282 .391 .500 .891 -0.124 1.44 0.015 -0.140 -0.9 15 1
Al Cowens RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .312 .440 .752 -0.042 1.29 0.059 -0.101 -0.4 1 0
Steve Henderson LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .268 .346 .424 .770 -0.136 1.41 0.000 -0.136 -1.0 1 0
   John Moses CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .389 .412 .801 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Dave Henderson DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .279 .316 .477 .793 0.024 0.99 0.104 -0.081 0.5 HR
Jim Presley 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .228 .251 .416 .667 -0.110 1.06 0.000 -0.110 -0.7 0 2
Bob Kearney C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .230 .263 .341 .605 -0.047 1.06 0.025 -0.072 -0.2 3 0
   Larry Milbourne PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .303 .308 .611 -0.028 1.15 0.000 -0.028 -0.2
Spike Owen SS 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .250 .311 .334 .645 0.102 1.26 0.152 -0.050 0.5 4 6 SB
Salome Barojas P 0 2
   Ed Nunez P 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 2 2 36 .212 .250 .303 .553 -0.352 1.23 0.494 -0.848 -2.4 27 16
HR: D Henderson (14, off C Leibrandt, 2nd inn, 0 on, 1 out).
SF: J Perconte (3, off C Leibrandt).
TB: D Henderson 4; P Bradley 2; A Cowens; A Davis; S Owen; B Kearney.
RBI: J Perconte (29); D Henderson (36).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Perconte-S Owen-A Davis.
Baserunning
SB: J Perconte (24, 2nd base off C Leibrandt/J Wathan); S Owen (15, 2nd base off C Leibrandt/J Wathan).

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Charlie Leibrandt, W (10-7) 6 5 2 2 2 1 1 3.52 25 53 0.100 1.16 0.9
Joe Beckwith, S (2) 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.71 11 0 0 0.253 1.43 1.5
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 2 1 2.00 36 53 0 0 0.353 1.23 2.4

Seattle Mariners

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Salome Barojas, L (9-6) 7 5 4 4 4 0 0 4.12 28 47 -0.190 0.90 -0.6
Ed Nunez 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.25 6 0 0 0.043 0.29 1.0
Team Totals 9 5 4 4 4 3 0 4.00 34 47 0 0 -0.147 0.80 0.4
Balks: None.
WP: C Leibrandt 2 (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: S Barojas (2; J Wathan, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Rocky Roe, 1B - Larry Barnett, 2B - John Hirschbeck, 3B - Dale Ford.
Time of Game: 2:44.
Attendance: 5,151.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Seattle Mariners
1 Willie Wilson CF 1 Jack Perconte 2B
2 Pat Sheridan RF 2 Phil Bradley CF
3 Darryl Motley LF 3 Alvin Davis 1B
4 Jorge Orta DH 4 Al Cowens RF
5 Frank White 2B 5 Steve Henderson LF
6 Steve Balboni 1B 6 Dave Henderson DH
7 Onix Concepcion SS 7 Jim Presley 3B
8 Greg Pryor 3B 8 Bob Kearney C
9 John Wathan C 9 Spike Owen SS
Charlie Leibrandt P Salome Barojas P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 2-2 2 12- RR KCR S. Balboni S. Barojas 29% 78% Double; Orta Scores; White Scores
t1 0-0 2 12- RR KCR F. White S. Barojas 19% 68% Double; Motley Scores; Orta Scores
b2 0-2 1 --- R SEA D. Henderson C. Leibrandt -10% 59% Home Run
t4 2-1 0 1-- OO KCR F. White S. Barojas -7% 59% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b7 2-4 2 12- O SEA A. Davis J. Beckwith 7% 87% Flyball: LF

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, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson S. Barojas -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCR P. Sheridan S. Barojas -2% 46% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- KCR D. Motley S. Barojas 2% 48% Double
t1 0-0 2 -2- KCR J. Orta S. Barojas 1% 49% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- RR KCR F. White S. Barojas 19% 68% Double; Motley Scores; Orta Scores
t1 2-0 2 -2- O KCR S. Balboni S. Barojas -2% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mariners Batting, Behind 0-2, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- SEA J. Perconte C. Leibrandt -4% 62% Walk
b1 0-2 0 1-- O SEA P. Bradley C. Leibrandt 4% 65% Flyball: LF
b1 0-2 1 1-- SEA A. Davis C. Leibrandt -2% 64% Perconte Steals 2B
b1 0-2 1 -2- O SEA A. Davis C. Leibrandt 4% 67% Flyball: LF
b1 0-2 2 -2- O SEA A. Cowens C. Leibrandt 3% 71% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 7-8-9
t2 2-0 0 --- O KCR O. Concepcion S. Barojas -2% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 2-0 1 --- O KCR G. Pryor S. Barojas -1% 68% Foul Flyball: 1B
t2 2-0 2 --- KCR J. Wathan S. Barojas 1% 69% Single
t2 2-0 2 1-- O KCR W. Wilson S. Barojas -2% 67% Wathan Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mariners Batting, Behind 0-2, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 5-6-7
b2 0-2 0 --- O SEA S. Henderson C. Leibrandt 2% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-2 1 --- R SEA D. Henderson C. Leibrandt -10% 59% Home Run
b2 1-2 1 --- O SEA J. Presley C. Leibrandt 2% 61% Flyball: 2B
b2 1-2 2 --- SEA B. Kearney C. Leibrandt -1% 59% Single
b2 1-2 2 1-- SEA S. Owen C. Leibrandt -1% 58% Wild Pitch; Kearney to 2B
b2 1-2 2 -2- O SEA S. Owen C. Leibrandt 4% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 1-2-3
t3 2-1 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson S. Barojas -2% 60% Flyball: CF
t3 2-1 1 --- O KCR P. Sheridan S. Barojas -2% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 2-1 2 --- O KCR D. Motley S. Barojas -1% 57% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mariners Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 1-2-3
b3 1-2 0 --- O SEA J. Perconte C. Leibrandt 3% 60% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-2 1 --- O SEA P. Bradley C. Leibrandt 2% 62% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 1-2 2 --- SEA A. Davis C. Leibrandt -2% 60% Single
b3 1-2 2 1-- O SEA A. Cowens C. Leibrandt 3% 63% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 4-5-6
t4 2-1 0 --- KCR J. Orta S. Barojas 4% 66% Walk
t4 2-1 0 1-- OO KCR F. White S. Barojas -7% 59% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t4 2-1 2 --- O KCR S. Balboni S. Barojas -1% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Mariners Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 5-6-7
b4 1-2 0 --- O SEA S. Henderson C. Leibrandt 3% 61% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b4 1-2 1 --- O SEA D. Henderson C. Leibrandt 2% 63% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 1-2 2 --- O SEA J. Presley C. Leibrandt 1% 64% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Ahead 2-1, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 7-8-9
t5 2-1 0 --- O KCR O. Concepcion S. Barojas -2% 62% Flyball: LF
t5 2-1 1 --- KCR G. Pryor S. Barojas 3% 65% Walk
t5 2-1 1 1-- O KCR J. Wathan S. Barojas -3% 62% Flyball: CF
t5 2-1 2 1-- O KCR W. Wilson S. Barojas -2% 59% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Mariners Batting, Behind 1-2, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 8-9-1
b5 1-2 0 --- O SEA B. Kearney C. Leibrandt 3% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 1-2 1 --- SEA S. Owen C. Leibrandt -4% 59% Walk
b5 1-2 1 1-- SEA J. Perconte C. Leibrandt -3% 56% Owen Steals 2B
b5 1-2 1 -2- SEA J. Perconte C. Leibrandt -4% 52% Wild Pitch; Owen to 3B
b5 1-2 1 --3 RO SEA J. Perconte C. Leibrandt -3% 49% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Owen Scores
b5 2-2 2 --- SEA P. Bradley C. Leibrandt -2% 47% Single
b5 2-2 2 1-- O SEA A. Davis C. Leibrandt 3% 50% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Mariners 2.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Tied 2-2, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 2-3-4
t6 2-2 0 --- O KCR P. Sheridan S. Barojas -3% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 2-2 1 --- KCR D. Motley S. Barojas 4% 50% Walk
Lynn Jones pinch runs for Darryl Motley (LF) batting 3rd
t6 2-2 1 1-- O KCR J. Orta S. Barojas -4% 46% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 2-2 2 1-- KCR F. White S. Barojas 3% 49% Single; Orta to 2B
t6 2-2 2 12- RR KCR S. Balboni S. Barojas 29% 78% Double; Orta Scores; White Scores
t6 4-2 2 -2- O KCR O. Concepcion S. Barojas -3% 75% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Mariners Batting, Behind 2-4, Royals' Charlie Leibrandt facing 4-5-6
Lynn Jones moves from PR to LF
b6 2-4 0 --- SEA A. Cowens C. Leibrandt -6% 69% Single
b6 2-4 0 1-- O SEA S. Henderson C. Leibrandt 5% 75% Flyball: RF
b6 2-4 1 1-- O SEA D. Henderson C. Leibrandt 4% 79% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b6 2-4 2 1-- O SEA J. Presley C. Leibrandt 3% 82% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Ahead 4-2, Mariners' Salome Barojas facing 8-9-1
t7 4-2 0 --- O KCR G. Pryor S. Barojas -1% 81% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 4-2 1 --- O KCR J. Wathan S. Barojas -1% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 4-2 2 --- O KCR W. Wilson S. Barojas -1% 79% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Mariners Batting, Behind 2-4, Royals' Joe Beckwith facing 8-9-1
Joe Beckwith replaces Charlie Leibrandt pitching
b7 2-4 0 --- O SEA B. Kearney J. Beckwith 4% 83% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-4 1 --- SEA S. Owen J. Beckwith -5% 78% Single
b7 2-4 1 1-- O SEA J. Perconte J. Beckwith 5% 83% Flyball: LF
b7 2-4 2 1-- SEA P. Bradley J. Beckwith -4% 80% Single; Owen to 2B
b7 2-4 2 12- O SEA A. Davis J. Beckwith 7% 87% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Ahead 4-2, Mariners' Ed Nunez facing 2-3-4
Ed Nunez replaces Salome Barojas pitching
t8 4-2 0 --- O KCR P. Sheridan E. Nunez -1% 86% Foul Flyball: SS
t8 4-2 1 --- O KCR L. Jones E. Nunez -1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 4-2 2 --- O KCR J. Orta E. Nunez -1% 84% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Mariners Batting, Behind 2-4, Royals' Joe Beckwith facing 4-5-6
b8 2-4 0 --- O SEA A. Cowens J. Beckwith 4% 89% Flyball: CF
b8 2-4 1 --- O SEA S. Henderson J. Beckwith 3% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 2-4 2 --- O SEA D. Henderson J. Beckwith 2% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Ahead 4-2, Mariners' Ed Nunez facing 5-6-7
Phil Bradley moves from CF to LF
John Moses replaces Steve Henderson (LF) playing CF batting 5th
t9 4-2 0 --- O KCR F. White E. Nunez -1% 92% Flyball: RF
t9 4-2 1 --- O KCR S. Balboni E. Nunez -1% 92% Strikeout
t9 4-2 2 --- O KCR O. Concepcion E. Nunez -0% 91% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Mariners Batting, Behind 2-4, Royals' Joe Beckwith facing 7-8-9
Don Slaught replaces Steve Balboni (1B) playing C batting 6th
John Wathan moves from C to 1B
b9 2-4 0 --- O SEA J. Presley J. Beckwith 5% 96% Flyball: 3B
Larry Milbourne pinch hits for Bob Kearney (C) batting 8th
b9 2-4 1 --- O SEA L. Milbourne J. Beckwith 3% 99% Flyball: CF
b9 2-4 2 --- O SEA S. Owen J. Beckwith 1% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 4, Mariners 2.

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