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Standings
CLE
@BAL
2
3
NYY
@BOS
3
8
CAL
@CHW
8
0
SEP
@KCR
1
2
OAK
@MIN
7
0
DET
@WSA
4
2
CIN
@HOU
14
0
SFG
@LAD
6
0
CHC
@PIT
5
7
CHC
@PIT
5
6
ATL
@SDP
4
8
MON
@STL
2
0
Tuesday, April 22, 1969,
, Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 10,173, Time of Game: 2:26
Expos
2
6-8
 Won 1 
3rd, 4½ GB
at Cardinals
0
5-9
 Lost 1 
5th, 5½ GB
W: Bill Stoneman (2-2)
L: Steve Carlton (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Expos           1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    2  8  1
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  3

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Maury Wills SS 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .175 .242 .211 .452 -0.005 1.24 0.098 -0.103 -0.3 2 3 SB
   Bobby Wine SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Gary Sutherland 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .167 .180 .183 .364 -0.049 0.92 0.032 -0.081 -0.7 1 1 SH
Rusty Staub RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .294 .429 .627 1.056 0.143 1.22 0.184 -0.041 1.5 2 0
Donn Clendenon 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .118 .167 .294 .461 -0.124 1.26 0.000 -0.124 -1.3 7 3
Coco Laboy 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .429 .467 .661 1.127 -0.084 1.03 0.036 -0.119 -0.9 2 2
Manny Mota CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .235 .316 .294 .610 -0.032 1.08 0.065 -0.097 -0.3 1 0 CS,SH
   Don Bosch CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .265 .281 .546 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Mack Jones LF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .389 .452 .648 1.100 -0.003 1.06 0.121 -0.124 0.1 4 0 HR,CS
John Bateman C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .167 .273 .292 .564 0.074 0.81 0.090 -0.016 1.2 5 1 IW
Bill Stoneman P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .091 .167 .091 .258 -0.119 1.02 0.000 -0.119 -1.5 3 1
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 3 3 38 .242 .306 .333 .639 -0.199 1.08 0.626 -0.824 -2.1 27 12
HR: M Jones (3, off R Willis, 9th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF).
SH: G Sutherland (1, off S Carlton); M Mota (1, off S Carlton).
IBB: J Bateman (2, by S Carlton).
TB: M Jones 5; R Staub 2; M Mota; G Sutherland; J Bateman; C Laboy.
RBI: M Jones (14); R Staub (9).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 14.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Bateman-C Laboy.
E: G Sutherland (2).
Baserunning
SB: M Wills (3, 2nd base off S Carlton/T McCarver).
CS: M Mota (1, 2nd base by S Carlton/T McCarver); M Jones (1, 2nd base by S Carlton POCS).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lou Brock LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .153 .167 .237 .404 -0.074 1.50 0.045 -0.120 -0.3 0 0
Curt Flood CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .259 .306 .345 .651 -0.015 1.55 0.077 -0.092 0.2 3 0
Vada Pinson RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .278 .350 .500 .850 0.061 1.60 0.198 -0.137 0.2 2 0 3B,SB
Joe Torre 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .255 .328 .491 .819 -0.236 2.02 0.000 -0.236 -1.6 14 2
Tim McCarver C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .231 .281 .288 .569 -0.184 1.86 0.050 -0.234 -1.0 4 1 CS
Mike Shannon 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .232 .259 .375 .634 -0.156 1.59 0.000 -0.156 -1.0 1 0
Julian Javier 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .231 .302 .231 .533 0.039 1.03 0.050 -0.011 0.3 2 6
   Bill White PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .125 .000 .125 0.078 1.91 0.078 0.000 0.4
   Steve Huntz 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.013 0.51 0.000 -0.013 -0.1 0 0
Dal Maxvill SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .214 .327 .333 .660 -0.120 2.34 0.000 -0.120 -0.8 1 6 SH
Steve Carlton P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .625 1.125 -0.003 1.06 0.031 -0.034 0.0 0 2
   Joe Hague PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .222 .000 .222 -0.075 2.78 0.000 -0.075 -0.3
   Ron Willis P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 32 0 6 0 1 5 34 .188 .212 .250 .462 -0.698 1.65 0.529 -1.228 -4.1 27 18
3B: V Pinson (2, off B Stoneman).
SH: D Maxvill (1, off B Stoneman).
TB: V Pinson 4; J Javier; S Carlton; L Brock; T McCarver.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 10.
Fielding
E: S Carlton (1); M Shannon (1); L Brock (2).
Baserunning
SB: V Pinson (1, 2nd base off B Stoneman/J Bateman).
CS: T McCarver (1, 3rd base by B Stoneman/J Bateman).

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Stoneman, W (2-2) 9 6 0 0 1 5 0 1.67 34 79 0.697 1.65 4.1
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 5 0 0.00 34 79 0.697 1.65 4.1

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Steve Carlton, L (1-2) 7 5 1 0 3 3 0 1.23 28 65 0.221 1.12 2.2
Ron Willis 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 1.69 10 0 0 -0.025 0.98 -0.1
Team Totals 9 8 2 1 3 3 1 1.00 38 65 0 0 0.196 1.08 2.1
Balks: None.
WP: R Willis (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: S Carlton (1; J Bateman).
Pickoffs: S Carlton (1; M Jones, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Dezelan, 3B - Shag Crawford.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 10,173.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Montreal Expos         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Maury Wills SS 1 Lou Brock LF
2 Gary Sutherland 2B 2 Curt Flood CF
3 Rusty Staub RF 3 Vada Pinson RF
4 Donn Clendenon 1B 4 Joe Torre 1B
5 Coco Laboy 3B 5 Tim McCarver C
6 Manny Mota CF 6 Mike Shannon 3B
7 Mack Jones LF 7 Julian Javier 2B
8 John Bateman C 8 Dal Maxvill SS
9 Bill Stoneman P 9 Steve Carlton P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 0-1 0 --- STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman -17% 45% Triple
b4 0-1 1 12- OO STL D. Maxvill B. Stoneman 12% 65% Double Play: Strikeout, McCarver Caught Stealing 3B (C-3B)
b6 0-1 1 --3 O STL T. McCarver B. Stoneman 11% 64% Flyball: SS
b3 0-1 1 123 O STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman 9% 54% Popfly: SS
b3 0-1 2 123 O STL J. Torre B. Stoneman 9% 63% Groundout: SS-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- MON M. Wills S. Carlton 4% 54% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- MON G. Sutherland S. Carlton 3% 56% Wills Steals 2B
t1 0-0 0 -2- O MON G. Sutherland S. Carlton -4% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 -2- MON R. Staub S. Carlton 0% 52% E5 on Foul Ball
t1 0-0 1 -2- R MON R. Staub S. Carlton 9% 61% Single; Wills Scores/unER
t1 1-0 1 1-- O MON D. Clendenon S. Carlton -1% 59% Groundout: 2B-1B; Staub to 2B
t1 1-0 2 -2- O MON C. Laboy S. Carlton -3% 56% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O STL L. Brock B. Stoneman 2% 59% Groundout: 1B-P
b1 0-1 1 --- O STL C. Flood B. Stoneman 2% 60% Flyball: RF
b1 0-1 2 --- STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman -1% 59% Single
b1 0-1 2 1-- STL J. Torre B. Stoneman -1% 58% Pinson Steals 2B
b1 0-1 2 -2- O STL J. Torre B. Stoneman 3% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- O MON M. Mota S. Carlton -2% 59% Flyball: CF
t2 1-0 1 --- O MON M. Jones S. Carlton -1% 58% Strikeout
t2 1-0 2 --- MON J. Bateman S. Carlton 1% 59% Single
t2 1-0 2 1-- O MON B. Stoneman S. Carlton -2% 57% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 5-6-7
b2 0-1 0 --- O STL T. McCarver B. Stoneman 2% 59% Flyball: LF
b2 0-1 1 --- O STL M. Shannon B. Stoneman 2% 61% Strikeout
b2 0-1 2 --- O STL J. Javier B. Stoneman 1% 62% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 1-2-3
t3 1-0 0 --- O MON M. Wills S. Carlton -2% 60% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-0 1 --- O MON G. Sutherland S. Carlton -1% 59% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 1-0 2 --- O MON R. Staub S. Carlton -1% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- O STL D. Maxvill B. Stoneman 3% 60% Flyball: CF
b3 0-1 1 --- STL S. Carlton B. Stoneman -3% 57% Single
b3 0-1 1 1-- STL L. Brock B. Stoneman -5% 53% Single; Carlton to 2B
b3 0-1 1 12- STL C. Flood B. Stoneman -8% 45% Reached on E4 (catch) (Ground Ball to SS); Carlton to 3B; Brock to 2B; Flood to 1B
b3 0-1 1 123 O STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman 9% 54% Popfly: SS
b3 0-1 2 123 O STL J. Torre B. Stoneman 9% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 4th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 4-5-6
t4 1-0 0 --- O MON D. Clendenon S. Carlton -2% 61% Flyball: RF
t4 1-0 1 --- O MON C. Laboy S. Carlton -2% 60% Groundout: P-1B
t4 1-0 2 --- MON M. Mota S. Carlton 1% 61% Single
t4 1-0 2 1-- O MON M. Jones S. Carlton -2% 59% Mota Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 5-6-7
b4 0-1 0 --- STL T. McCarver B. Stoneman -5% 54% Single
b4 0-1 0 1-- O STL M. Shannon B. Stoneman 5% 58% Foul Flyball: 3B
b4 0-1 1 1-- STL J. Javier B. Stoneman -5% 53% Single; McCarver to 2B
b4 0-1 1 12- OO STL D. Maxvill B. Stoneman 12% 65% Double Play: Strikeout, McCarver Caught Stealing 3B (C-3B)
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 5th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 7-8-9
t5 1-0 0 --- MON M. Jones S. Carlton 4% 69% Single
t5 1-0 0 1-- O MON J. Bateman S. Carlton -6% 63% Jones Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS-1B)
t5 1-0 1 --- O MON J. Bateman S. Carlton -2% 61% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 1-0 2 --- O MON B. Stoneman S. Carlton -1% 60% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 9-1-2
b5 0-1 0 --- O STL S. Carlton B. Stoneman 3% 63% Flyball: LF
b5 0-1 1 --- O STL L. Brock B. Stoneman 2% 66% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 0-1 2 --- O STL C. Flood B. Stoneman 2% 67% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 6th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 1-2-3
t6 1-0 0 --- MON M. Wills S. Carlton 4% 71% Walk
t6 1-0 0 1-- O MON G. Sutherland S. Carlton -1% 70% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Wills to 2B
t6 1-0 1 -2- O MON R. Staub S. Carlton -3% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B; Wills to 3B
t6 1-0 2 --3 O MON D. Clendenon S. Carlton -4% 62% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 3-4-5
b6 0-1 0 --- STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman -17% 45% Triple
b6 0-1 0 --3 O STL J. Torre B. Stoneman 8% 53% Strikeout
b6 0-1 1 --3 O STL T. McCarver B. Stoneman 11% 64% Flyball: SS
b6 0-1 2 --3 O STL M. Shannon B. Stoneman 7% 71% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 7th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Steve Carlton facing 5-6-7
t7 1-0 0 --- MON C. Laboy S. Carlton 4% 74% Single
t7 1-0 0 1-- MON M. Mota S. Carlton 5% 80% Reached on E1/Sacrifice Bunt; Laboy to 2B; Mota to 1B
t7 1-0 0 12- O MON M. Jones S. Carlton -5% 75% Flyball: 1B
t7 1-0 1 12- MON J. Bateman S. Carlton 6% 80% Intentional Walk; Laboy to 3B; Mota to 2B
t7 1-0 1 123 O MON B. Stoneman S. Carlton -8% 73% Strikeout Looking
t7 1-0 2 123 O MON M. Wills S. Carlton -7% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 7-8-9
Bill White pinch hits for Julian Javier (2B) batting 7th
b7 0-1 0 --- STL B. White B. Stoneman -8% 58% Walk
b7 0-1 0 1-- O STL D. Maxvill B. Stoneman 3% 61% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; White to 2B
Joe Hague pinch hits for Steve Carlton (P) batting 9th
b7 0-1 1 -2- O STL J. Hague B. Stoneman 8% 69% Flyball: LF
b7 0-1 2 -2- O STL L. Brock B. Stoneman 7% 76% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 8th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Ron Willis facing 2-3-4
Ron Willis replaces Joe Hague (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Steve Huntz replaces Bill White (PH) playing 2B batting 7th
t8 1-0 0 --- MON G. Sutherland R. Willis 3% 79% Single
t8 1-0 0 1-- MON R. Staub R. Willis 5% 84% Single; Sutherland to 2B
t8 1-0 0 12- O MON D. Clendenon R. Willis -5% 79% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B; Staub to 2B; Clendenon to 1B
t8 1-0 1 12- MON C. Laboy R. Willis 5% 84% Wild Pitch; Staub to 3B; Clendenon to 2B
t8 1-0 1 -23 O MON C. Laboy R. Willis -8% 77% Flyball: CF
t8 1-0 2 -23 O MON M. Mota R. Willis -5% 72% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 2-3-4
Don Bosch replaces Manny Mota playing CF batting 6th
b8 0-1 0 --- O STL C. Flood B. Stoneman 6% 78% Flyball: RF
b8 0-1 1 --- O STL V. Pinson B. Stoneman 4% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 0-1 2 --- O STL J. Torre B. Stoneman 3% 85% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 1, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 9th, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Ron Willis facing 7-8-9
t9 1-0 0 --- R MON M. Jones R. Willis 9% 93% Home Run (Deep LF)
t9 2-0 0 --- MON J. Bateman R. Willis 2% 95% Reached on E7 (Fly Ball); Bateman to 2B
t9 2-0 0 -2- O MON B. Stoneman R. Willis -1% 94% Bunt Groundout: C unassisted
t9 2-0 1 -2- O MON M. Wills R. Willis -1% 93% Groundout: P-1B
t9 2-0 2 -2- O MON G. Sutherland R. Willis -1% 92% Flyball: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Expos 2, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Expos' Bill Stoneman facing 5-6-7
Bobby Wine replaces Maury Wills playing SS batting 1st
b9 0-2 0 --- O STL T. McCarver B. Stoneman 4% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
b9 0-2 1 --- O STL M. Shannon B. Stoneman 3% 99% Groundout: 1B-P
b9 0-2 2 --- O STL S. Huntz B. Stoneman 1% 100% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 2, Cardinals 0.

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