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Scores
Standings
TEX
@BAL
3
6
CHW
@BOS
0
4
DET
@CAL
8
5
KCR
@CLE
5
2
NYY
@MIN
5
4
MIL
@OAK
5
4
SFG
@CHC
5
6
 
(10)
LAD
@MON
6
5
HOU
@NYM
3
4
SDP
@PHI
1
12
CIN
@PIT
8
4
ATL
@STL
2
4
Tuesday, June 3, 1975, 7:35PM
, Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 13,356, Time of Game: 2:10
Braves
2
24-29
 Lost 2 
5th, 7 GB
at Cardinals
4
21-25
 Won 2 
5th, 5½ GB
W: Ron Reed (5-5)
L: Buzz Capra (4-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    2 11  3
Cardinals       1  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  X    4  8  2

Atlanta Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr LF 5 0 4 0 0 0 5 .261 .297 .350 .647 0.196 1.21 0.220 -0.024 1.6 2 0 SB
Marty Perez 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 5 .264 .323 .331 .655 -0.045 1.55 0.106 -0.152 -0.6 2 3 GDP
Darrell Evans 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .269 .367 .452 .819 -0.149 1.91 0.015 -0.164 -1.2 2 0
Dave May CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .206 .270 .324 .594 0.007 1.76 0.138 -0.130 -0.2 2 0
Dusty Baker RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .242 .327 .438 .765 -0.133 1.32 0.000 -0.133 -1.1 2 0
Bob Beall 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.083 0.84 0.000 -0.083 -0.7 10 0
Larvell Blanks SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .250 .307 .348 .655 -0.030 0.53 0.013 -0.043 -0.2 2 6
Biff Pocoroba C 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .267 .333 .267 .600 0.129 0.99 0.153 -0.024 0.7 2 0
Buzz Capra P 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .045 .087 .045 .132 0.018 1.51 0.081 -0.064 0.1 0 2 SH
   Max Leon P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rowland Office PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .319 .318 .638 -0.133 2.84 0.000 -0.133 -0.8 GDP
Team Totals 36 2 11 1 1 4 39 .306 .324 .306 .630 -0.223 1.33 0.726 -0.950 -2.3 24 11
SH: B Capra (5, off R Reed).
TB: R Garr 4; B Pocoroba 3; M Perez 2; L Blanks; D May.
GIDP: M Perez (6); R Office (2).
RBI: D May (6).
2-out RBI: D May.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 3. L Blanks-M Perez-B Beall; M Perez-L Blanks-B Beall; B Beall.
E: D Evans (12); B Pocoroba (3); B Beall (1).
Baserunning
SB: R Garr (4, 2nd base off R Reed/T Simmons).

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 1 1 0 0 0 4 .331 .385 .471 .856 -0.023 1.18 0.068 -0.091 -0.2 1 0 2·SB
Ted Sizemore 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .256 .332 .324 .656 -0.037 1.04 0.032 -0.069 -0.3 3 5 SH
Reggie Smith RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .324 .394 .630 1.023 -0.040 1.01 0.023 -0.063 -0.6 0 0
Ted Simmons C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .283 .354 .410 .764 -0.048 0.57 0.016 -0.065 -0.2 5 0 GDP
Ron Fairly 1B 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 .288 .422 .411 .833 0.276 0.93 0.283 -0.007 1.3 13 0 HR,HBP
Luis Melendez CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .257 .281 .385 .666 0.107 1.12 0.180 -0.072 -0.1 2 0 3B
Ken Reitz 3B 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .287 .306 .345 .650 0.107 1.25 0.174 -0.067 0.8 2 2 2B,GDP
Mario Guerrero SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .262 .256 .262 .518 -0.017 0.95 0.022 -0.038 -0.1 1 6 SH
Ron Reed P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .250 .276 .321 .597 0.007 1.00 0.031 -0.024 0.2 0 2
   Keith Hernandez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .203 .275 .305 .579 -0.055 1.31 0.000 -0.055 -0.6
   Mike Garman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Al Hrabosky P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 29 4 8 3 1 2 33 .276 .323 .483 .805 0.277 1.02 0.829 -0.551 0.2 27 15
2B: K Reitz (7, off B Capra).
3B: L Melendez (3, off B Capra).
HR: R Fairly (2, off B Capra, 7th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF).
SH: T Sizemore (7, off B Capra); M Guerrero (1, off B Capra).
HBP: R Fairly (1, by B Capra).
TB: R Fairly 4; L Melendez 3; T Simmons 2; K Reitz 2; R Reed; T Sizemore; L Brock.
GIDP: K Reitz (6); T Simmons (8).
RBI: R Smith (27); R Fairly (8); K Reitz (16).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Sizemore-R Fairly; T Sizemore-M Guerrero-R Fairly.
E: T Simmons (7); R Fairly (3).
Baserunning
SB: L Brock 2 (16, 2nd base off M Leon/B Pocoroba, 2nd base off B Capra/B Pocoroba).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Buzz Capra, L (4-7) 6.2 7 4 3 1 2 1 3.98 28 47 -0.215 1.13 -0.1
Max Leon 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.89 5 2 1 -0.062 0.50 -0.0
Team Totals 8 8 4 3 1 2 1 3.38 33 47 2 1 -0.277 1.02 -0.2

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ron Reed, W (5-5) 7 8 2 0 1 3 0 3.86 31 59 0.081 1.31 1.3
Mike Garman, H (3) 1.2 3 0 0 0 1 0 1.75 7 0 0 0.070 1.25 0.5
Al Hrabosky, S (7) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.22 1 2 0 0.071 2.81 0.4
Team Totals 9 11 2 0 1 4 0 0.00 39 59 2 0 0.222 1.33 2.3
Balks: None.
WP: R Reed (3).
HBP: B Capra (1; R Fairly).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul Pryor.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 13,356.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Ralph Garr LF 1 Lou Brock LF
2 Marty Perez 2B 2 Ted Sizemore 2B
3 Darrell Evans 3B 3 Reggie Smith RF
4 Dave May CF 4 Ted Simmons C
5 Dusty Baker RF 5 Ron Fairly 1B
6 Bob Beall 1B 6 Luis Melendez CF
7 Larvell Blanks SS 7 Ken Reitz 3B
8 Biff Pocoroba C 8 Mario Guerrero SS
9 Buzz Capra P 9 Ron Reed P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-2 0 --- R STL R. Fairly B. Capra 23% 59% Home Run
b7 2-2 0 --- STL L. Melendez B. Capra 18% 77% Triple to RF
t5 1-1 2 1-3 R ATL D. May R. Reed -14% 36% Single to CF; Capra Scores/unER; Evans to 2B
t9 2-4 0 1-- OO ATL R. Office M. Garman 13% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
t5 0-1 0 123 ROO ATL M. Perez R. Reed 11% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B; Pocoroba Scores/No RBI/unER; Capra to 3B

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, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- ATL R. Garr R. Reed -4% 46% Single to 3B
t1 0-0 0 1-- ATL M. Perez R. Reed -2% 44% Garr Steals 2B
t1 0-0 0 -2- O ATL M. Perez R. Reed 4% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 -2- O ATL D. Evans R. Reed 3% 51% Groundout: P-1B; Garr to 3B
t1 0-0 2 --3 O ATL D. May R. Reed 4% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- STL L. Brock B. Capra 4% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- STL T. Sizemore B. Capra 2% 61% Brock Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- O STL T. Sizemore B. Capra -1% 59% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Brock to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 RO STL R. Smith B. Capra 2% 62% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Brock Scores
b1 1-0 2 --- STL T. Simmons B. Capra 1% 63% Single to LF
b1 1-0 2 1-- STL R. Fairly B. Capra 2% 64% Hit By Pitch; Simmons to 2B
b1 1-0 2 12- O STL L. Melendez B. Capra -4% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- O ATL D. Baker R. Reed 2% 63% Foul Flyball: C
t2 0-1 1 --- O ATL B. Beall R. Reed 2% 65% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-1 2 --- ATL L. Blanks R. Reed -1% 64% Single to RF
t2 0-1 2 1-- O ATL B. Pocoroba R. Reed 2% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 7-8-9
b2 1-0 0 --- O STL K. Reitz B. Capra -2% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-0 1 --- STL M. Guerrero B. Capra 2% 66% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b2 1-0 1 1-- STL R. Reed B. Capra 3% 69% Single to LF; Guerrero to 2B
b2 1-0 1 12- OO STL L. Brock B. Capra -8% 62% Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 9-1-2
t3 0-1 0 --- O ATL B. Capra R. Reed 3% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- ATL R. Garr R. Reed -3% 61% Single to SS
t3 0-1 1 1-- ATL M. Perez R. Reed -4% 57% Reached on Interference on C; Garr to 2B
t3 0-1 1 12- O ATL D. Evans R. Reed 3% 60% Groundout: 3B-1B; Garr to 3B; Perez to 2B
t3 0-1 2 -23 O ATL D. May R. Reed 7% 67% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 2-3-4
b3 1-0 0 --- STL T. Sizemore B. Capra 3% 71% Single to CF
b3 1-0 0 1-- O STL R. Smith B. Capra -3% 68% Flyball: CF
b3 1-0 1 1-- OO STL T. Simmons B. Capra -5% 63% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 5-6-7
t4 0-1 0 --- O ATL D. Baker R. Reed 3% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O ATL B. Beall R. Reed 2% 68% Flyball: CF
t4 0-1 2 --- O ATL L. Blanks R. Reed 1% 69% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 5-6-7
b4 1-0 0 --- STL R. Fairly B. Capra 3% 72% Walk
b4 1-0 0 1-- O STL L. Melendez B. Capra -3% 69% Strikeout
b4 1-0 1 1-- OO STL K. Reitz B. Capra -5% 65% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 8-9-1
t5 0-1 0 --- ATL B. Pocoroba R. Reed -5% 59% Single to LF
t5 0-1 0 1-- ATL B. Capra R. Reed -8% 51% Reached on E3/Sacrifice Bunt; Pocoroba to 2B
t5 0-1 0 12- ATL R. Garr R. Reed -11% 40% Single to RF; Pocoroba to 3B; Capra to 2B
t5 0-1 0 123 ROO ATL M. Perez R. Reed 11% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B; Pocoroba Scores/No RBI/unER; Capra to 3B
t5 1-1 2 --3 ATL D. Evans R. Reed -2% 50% Walk
t5 1-1 2 1-3 R ATL D. May R. Reed -14% 36% Single to CF; Capra Scores/unER; Evans to 2B
t5 2-1 2 12- O ATL D. Baker R. Reed 4% 41% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 8-9-1
b5 1-2 0 --- O STL M. Guerrero B. Capra -3% 37% Flyball: CF
b5 1-2 1 --- O STL R. Reed B. Capra -2% 35% Strikeout Looking
b5 1-2 2 --- O STL L. Brock B. Capra -2% 33% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 6-7-8
t6 2-1 0 --- O ATL B. Beall R. Reed 2% 36% Groundout: P-1B
t6 2-1 1 --- O ATL L. Blanks R. Reed 2% 37% Strikeout
t6 2-1 2 --- ATL B. Pocoroba R. Reed -1% 36% Single to P
t6 2-1 2 1-- ATL B. Capra R. Reed -1% 35% Wild Pitch; Pocoroba to 2B
t6 2-1 2 -2- O ATL B. Capra R. Reed 4% 38% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 2-3-4
b6 1-2 0 --- O STL T. Sizemore B. Capra -4% 35% Flyball: LF
b6 1-2 1 --- O STL R. Smith B. Capra -3% 32% Flyball: RF
b6 1-2 2 --- O STL T. Simmons B. Capra -2% 30% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-1, Cardinals' Ron Reed facing 1-2-3
t7 2-1 0 --- O ATL R. Garr R. Reed 2% 32% Foul Flyball: 3B
t7 2-1 1 --- ATL M. Perez R. Reed -3% 30% Single to 2B
t7 2-1 1 1-- O ATL D. Evans R. Reed 3% 33% Flyball: 2B
t7 2-1 2 1-- O ATL D. May R. Reed 3% 35% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Buzz Capra facing 5-6-7
b7 1-2 0 --- R STL R. Fairly B. Capra 23% 59% Home Run
b7 2-2 0 --- STL L. Melendez B. Capra 18% 77% Triple to RF
b7 2-2 0 --3 R STL K. Reitz B. Capra 8% 85% Double to LF; Melendez Scores
b7 3-2 0 -2- O STL M. Guerrero B. Capra -0% 84% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Reitz to 3B
Keith Hernandez pinch hits for Ron Reed (P) batting 9th
b7 3-2 1 --3 O STL K. Hernandez B. Capra -5% 79% Flyball: RF
b7 3-2 2 --3 STL L. Brock B. Capra 1% 80% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball)
Max Leon replaces Buzz Capra pitching and batting 9th
b7 3-2 2 1-3 R STL T. Sizemore M. Leon 9% 89% Brock Steals 2B; Reitz Scores/Adv on E2 (throw to 2B)/unER
b7 4-2 2 -2- O STL T. Sizemore M. Leon -2% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-4, Cardinals' Mike Garman facing 5-6-7
Mike Garman replaces Keith Hernandez (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 2-4 0 --- O ATL D. Baker M. Garman 4% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-4 1 --- O ATL B. Beall M. Garman 2% 93% Strikeout
t8 2-4 2 --- O ATL L. Blanks M. Garman 1% 94% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 4-2, Braves' Max Leon facing 3-4-5
b8 4-2 0 --- O STL R. Smith M. Leon -1% 94% Flyball: LF
b8 4-2 1 --- STL T. Simmons M. Leon 1% 94% Single to RF
b8 4-2 1 1-- O STL R. Fairly M. Leon -1% 94% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 4-2 2 1-- O STL L. Melendez M. Leon -1% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-4, Cardinals' Mike Garman facing 8-9-1
t9 2-4 0 --- ATL B. Pocoroba M. Garman -7% 86% Single to LF
Rowland Office pinch hits for Max Leon (P) batting 9th
t9 2-4 0 1-- OO ATL R. Office M. Garman 13% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
t9 2-4 2 --- ATL R. Garr M. Garman -2% 97% Single to 2B
t9 2-4 2 1-- ATL M. Perez M. Garman -4% 93% Single to CF; Garr to 2B
Al Hrabosky replaces Mike Garman pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-4 2 12- O ATL D. Evans A. Hrabosky 7% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 4.

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