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@BAL
3
2
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@DET
5
4
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5
4
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7
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3
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2
3
Thursday, August 30, 1962,
, Candlestick Park
Attendance: 12,496, Time of Game: 2:43
Braves
2
72-63
 Lost 1 
5th, 15½ GB
at Giants
3
84-49
 Won 1 
2nd, 2½ GB
W: Jack Sanford (19-6)
L: Warren Spahn (14-12)
S: Don Larsen (8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
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Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0    2  8  0
Giants          2  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  X    3  6  1

Milwaukee Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Amado Samuel SS 4 0 2 0 1 1 5 .198 .243 .296 .539 0.135 1.28 0.190 -0.055 0.7 0 5 2B
Gus Bell LF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .241 .291 .357 .649 0.175 1.66 0.219 -0.045 0.7 4 0
Eddie Mathews 3B 2 0 0 0 3 0 5 .259 .381 .476 .857 0.211 2.12 0.287 -0.077 1.4 1 1
Hank Aaron RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .333 .397 .619 1.017 -0.276 2.30 0.054 -0.330 -1.6 1 0
Tommie Aaron 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .231 .314 .381 .695 -0.542 2.90 0.061 -0.603 -2.7 9 0
Del Crandall C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .348 .413 .761 -0.045 1.96 0.085 -0.130 -0.9 2 0
   Lou Johnson PR-CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .355 .494 .849 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Lee Maye CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .238 .291 .385 .676 -0.058 0.76 0.000 -0.058 -0.6 2 0
   Joe Torre PH-C 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .277 .352 .362 .714 0.137 4.68 0.137 0.000 0.7 1 1
Frank Bolling 2B 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .271 .329 .398 .727 -0.150 2.07 0.067 -0.217 -0.2 4 2 HR
Warren Spahn P 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .208 .256 .325 .581 -0.091 2.27 0.114 -0.205 -0.0 0 0 HR
Team Totals 35 2 8 2 6 4 41 .229 .341 .429 .770 -0.504 2.04 1.214 -1.720 -2.5 24 9
2B: A Samuel (7, off J Sanford).
HR: F Bolling (8, off J Sanford, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF); W Spahn (2, off J Sanford, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
TB: F Bolling 4; W Spahn 4; A Samuel 3; G Bell 2; D Crandall; T Aaron.
RBI: W Spahn (7); F Bolling (36).
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 0 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Torre-F Bolling.

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harvey Kuenn LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .307 .371 .448 .819 -0.046 0.58 0.014 -0.060 -0.6 1 0
Jim Davenport 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .315 .369 .498 .867 0.031 0.50 0.071 -0.040 0.4 2 1 HR
Willie Mays CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .297 .372 .603 .975 0.084 0.41 0.105 -0.021 0.6 4 0 HR
Orlando Cepeda 1B 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .324 .361 .563 .924 0.092 0.31 0.103 -0.011 1.1 8 1 HR,2B
Felipe Alou RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .317 .353 .522 .875 -0.027 0.34 0.000 -0.027 -0.5 4 0
Tom Haller C 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .264 .393 .471 .864 -0.013 0.65 0.022 -0.034 -0.1 5 0
Jose Pagan SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .312 .338 .650 -0.046 0.63 0.000 -0.046 -0.7 0 5
Chuck Hiller 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .277 .338 .334 .672 -0.036 0.48 0.000 -0.036 -0.5 1 1
Jack Sanford P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .173 .200 .213 .413 -0.031 0.58 0.000 -0.031 -0.5 1 1
   Bobby Bolin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .304 .364 .668 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Billy O'Dell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159 .227 .159 .386 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Stu Miller P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .200 .143 .343 -0.013 0.53 0.000 -0.013 -0.2 0 0
   Mike McCormick P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .200 .261 .461 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Don Larsen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .217 .304 .522 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 1
Team Totals 29 3 6 3 0 3 29 .207 .207 .552 .759 -0.005 0.49 0.315 -0.319 -1.0 27 10
2B: O Cepeda (25, off W Spahn).
HR: W Mays (40, off W Spahn, 1st inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF); O Cepeda (32, off W Spahn, 1st inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF); J Davenport (13, off W Spahn, 6th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: O Cepeda 6; J Davenport 4; W Mays 4; T Haller; H Kuenn.
RBI: W Mays (111); J Davenport (51); O Cepeda (99).
2-out RBI: O Cepeda; W Mays.
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 1.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Larsen-O Cepeda.
E: J Pagan (13).

Milwaukee Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Warren Spahn, L (14-12) 8 6 3 3 0 3 3 3.01 29 61 0.005 0.49 1.0
Team Totals 8 6 3 3 0 3 3 3.38 29 61 0.005 0.49 1.0

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jack Sanford, W (19-6) 6.2 4 2 2 4 3 2 3.54 29 57 0.178 1.09 1.2
Bobby Bolin, H (2) 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.56 4 1 0 -0.046 2.06 -0.2
Billy O'Dell 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.62 1 2 0 -0.137 4.68 -0.7
Stu Miller, H (4) 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.02 4 3 0 0.070 5.09 0.6
Mike McCormick 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.97 1 2 0 -0.201 5.46 -0.8
Don Larsen, S (8) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.09 2 3 0 0.642 6.57 2.3
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 6 4 2 2.00 41 57 11 0 0.506 2.04 2.5
B O'Dell faced 1 batter in the 8th inning.
S Miller faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.
M McCormick faced 1 batter in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Augie Donatelli.
Time of Game: 2:43.
Attendance: 12,496.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Braves         San Francisco Giants
1 Amado Samuel SS 1 Harvey Kuenn LF
2 Gus Bell LF 2 Jim Davenport 3B
3 Eddie Mathews 3B 3 Willie Mays CF
4 Hank Aaron RF 4 Orlando Cepeda 1B
5 Tommie Aaron 1B 5 Felipe Alou RF
6 Del Crandall C 6 Tom Haller C
7 Lee Maye CF 7 Jose Pagan SS
8 Frank Bolling 2B 8 Chuck Hiller 2B
9 Warren Spahn P 9 Jack Sanford P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t9 2-3 1 123 OO MLN T. Aaron D. Larsen 46% 100% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
t9 2-3 0 12- MLN E. Mathews M. McCormick -20% 36% Walk; Samuel to 3B; Bell to 2B
t9 2-3 0 123 O MLN H. Aaron D. Larsen 19% 54% Groundout: 3B-C/Forceout at Hm; Mathews to 2B; Bell to 3B
t8 2-3 2 123 O MLN W. Spahn S. Miller 18% 87% Flyball: RF
t8 2-3 1 123 O MLN F. Bolling S. Miller 17% 69% 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, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- MLN A. Samuel J. Sanford -6% 44% Double to LF
t1 0-0 0 -2- MLN G. Bell J. Sanford -3% 41% Walk
t1 0-0 0 12- MLN E. Mathews J. Sanford -7% 34% Walk; Samuel to 3B; Bell to 2B
t1 0-0 0 123 O MLN H. Aaron J. Sanford 7% 40% Foul Flyball: 3B
t1 0-0 1 123 O MLN T. Aaron J. Sanford 7% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 2 123 O MLN D. Crandall J. Sanford 7% 55% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O SFG H. Kuenn W. Spahn -2% 53% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 --- O SFG J. Davenport W. Spahn -2% 51% Flyball: 2B
b1 0-0 2 --- R SFG W. Mays W. Spahn 10% 61% Home Run
b1 1-0 2 --- R SFG O. Cepeda W. Spahn 9% 71% Home Run
b1 2-0 2 --- O SFG F. Alou W. Spahn -1% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 7-8-9
t2 0-2 0 --- O MLN L. Maye J. Sanford 2% 73% Flyball: RF
t2 0-2 1 --- O MLN F. Bolling J. Sanford 2% 74% Strikeout
t2 0-2 2 --- O MLN W. Spahn J. Sanford 1% 75% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 6-7-8
b2 2-0 0 --- O SFG T. Haller W. Spahn -2% 74% Strikeout
b2 2-0 1 --- O SFG J. Pagan W. Spahn -1% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 2-0 2 --- O SFG C. Hiller W. Spahn -1% 72% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 1-2-3
t3 0-2 0 --- O MLN A. Samuel J. Sanford 2% 74% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-2 1 --- O MLN G. Bell J. Sanford 2% 76% Foul Flyball: 3B
t3 0-2 2 --- MLN E. Mathews J. Sanford -1% 74% Walk
t3 0-2 2 1-- O MLN H. Aaron J. Sanford 2% 77% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- O SFG J. Sanford W. Spahn -2% 75% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 2-0 1 --- O SFG H. Kuenn W. Spahn -1% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 2-0 2 --- O SFG J. Davenport W. Spahn -1% 73% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 5-6-7
t4 0-2 0 --- O MLN T. Aaron J. Sanford 3% 76% Groundout: 1B-P
t4 0-2 1 --- O MLN D. Crandall J. Sanford 2% 78% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 0-2 2 --- O MLN L. Maye J. Sanford 1% 79% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 3-4-5
b4 2-0 0 --- O SFG W. Mays W. Spahn -2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-0 1 --- O SFG O. Cepeda W. Spahn -1% 76% Flyball: LF
b4 2-0 2 --- O SFG F. Alou W. Spahn -1% 76% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 8-9-1
t5 0-2 0 --- O MLN F. Bolling J. Sanford 3% 78% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-2 1 --- O MLN W. Spahn J. Sanford 2% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 0-2 2 --- MLN A. Samuel J. Sanford -2% 79% Walk
t5 0-2 2 1-- O MLN G. Bell J. Sanford 3% 82% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 6-7-8
b5 2-0 0 --- SFG T. Haller W. Spahn 2% 84% Single to LF
b5 2-0 0 1-- O SFG J. Pagan W. Spahn -2% 82% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b5 2-0 1 1-- O SFG C. Hiller W. Spahn -2% 80% Flyball: CF
b5 2-0 2 1-- O SFG J. Sanford W. Spahn -2% 78% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 3-4-5
t6 0-2 0 --- O MLN E. Mathews J. Sanford 3% 82% Groundout: P-1B
t6 0-2 1 --- MLN H. Aaron J. Sanford -5% 76% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Aaron to 2B
t6 0-2 1 -2- O MLN T. Aaron J. Sanford 5% 81% Flyball: RF
t6 0-2 2 -2- O MLN D. Crandall J. Sanford 4% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 1-2-3
b6 2-0 0 --- O SFG H. Kuenn W. Spahn -1% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 2-0 1 --- R SFG J. Davenport W. Spahn 7% 91% Home Run
b6 3-0 1 --- O SFG W. Mays W. Spahn -1% 90% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 3-0 2 --- SFG O. Cepeda W. Spahn 1% 91% Double (LF-CF)
b6 3-0 2 -2- O SFG F. Alou W. Spahn -1% 90% Flyball: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 3.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-3, Giants' Jack Sanford facing 7-8-9
t7 0-3 0 --- O MLN L. Maye J. Sanford 2% 92% Flyball: CF
t7 0-3 1 --- R MLN F. Bolling J. Sanford -7% 85% Home Run
t7 1-3 1 --- R MLN W. Spahn J. Sanford -11% 74% Home Run
t7 2-3 1 --- O MLN A. Samuel J. Sanford 3% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 2-3 2 --- MLN G. Bell J. Sanford -2% 75% Single to LF
Bobby Bolin replaces Jack Sanford pitching and batting 9th
t7 2-3 2 1-- O MLN E. Mathews B. Bolin 5% 79% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Ahead 3-2, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 6-7-8
b7 3-2 0 --- O SFG T. Haller W. Spahn -2% 77% Strikeout
b7 3-2 1 --- O SFG J. Pagan W. Spahn -1% 76% Flyball: 2B
b7 3-2 2 --- O SFG C. Hiller W. Spahn -1% 75% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 3.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-3, Giants' Bobby Bolin facing 4-5-6
t8 2-3 0 --- O MLN H. Aaron B. Bolin 5% 80% Flyball: 1B
t8 2-3 1 --- MLN T. Aaron B. Bolin -6% 74% Single (LF-CF)
t8 2-3 1 1-- MLN D. Crandall B. Bolin -8% 66% Single to RF; Aaron to 2B
Billy O'Dell replaces Bobby Bolin pitching and batting 9th
Joe Torre pinch hits for Lee Maye (CF) batting 7th
Lou Johnson pinch runs for Del Crandall (C) batting 6th
t8 2-3 1 12- MLN J. Torre B. O'Dell -14% 52% Walk; Aaron to 3B; Johnson to 2B
Stu Miller replaces Billy O'Dell pitching and batting 9th
t8 2-3 1 123 O MLN F. Bolling S. Miller 17% 69% Strikeout
t8 2-3 2 123 O MLN W. Spahn S. Miller 18% 87% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Ahead 3-2, Braves' Warren Spahn facing 9-1-2
Joe Torre moves from PH to C
Lou Johnson moves from PR to CF
b8 3-2 0 --- O SFG S. Miller W. Spahn -1% 86% Foul Flyball: 1B
b8 3-2 1 --- SFG H. Kuenn W. Spahn 1% 87% Single to LF
b8 3-2 1 1-- OO SFG J. Davenport W. Spahn -3% 84% Double Play: Strikeout, Baserunner Out Advancing; Kuenn out at 2B/C-2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 3.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-3, Giants' Stu Miller facing 1-2-3
t9 2-3 0 --- MLN A. Samuel S. Miller -12% 72% Single to LF
t9 2-3 0 1-- MLN G. Bell S. Miller -16% 56% Single to RF; Samuel to 2B
Mike McCormick replaces Stu Miller pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-3 0 12- MLN E. Mathews M. McCormick -20% 36% Walk; Samuel to 3B; Bell to 2B
Don Larsen replaces Mike McCormick pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-3 0 123 O MLN H. Aaron D. Larsen 19% 54% Groundout: 3B-C/Forceout at Hm; Mathews to 2B; Bell to 3B
t9 2-3 1 123 OO MLN T. Aaron D. Larsen 46% 100% Line Drive Double Play: P-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 3.

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