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4
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@CHW
6
0
KCR
@MIL
4
3
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@MIN
8
2
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@NYY
6
5
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@SEA
1
5
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@HOU
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@LAD
2
6
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@SFG
3
1
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@STL
2
5
Friday, April 15, 1983, 7:35PM
, Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 20,443, Time of Game: 2:10
Mets
2
2-5
 Lost 5 
5th, 3½ GB
at Cardinals
5
5-1
 Won 5 
1st
W: John Stuper (1-0)
L: Scott Holman (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Mets            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    2  7  2
Cardinals       0  1  2   1  0  1   0  0  X    5 10  0

New York Mets

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mookie Wilson CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .233 .258 .267 .525 -0.016 0.56 0.026 -0.042 -0.0 2 1 2B
Danny Heep RF 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .579 .667 1.053 1.719 0.029 0.61 0.066 -0.037 1.3 2 0 HR,2B
Dave Kingman 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .207 .233 .345 .578 -0.076 0.77 0.000 -0.076 -0.9 7 0
George Foster LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .310 .429 .739 -0.069 0.66 0.000 -0.069 -0.9 1 0
Ron Hodges C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .174 .296 .174 .470 -0.029 0.49 0.011 -0.040 -0.5 6 0
Hubie Brooks 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .240 .269 .360 .629 -0.043 0.58 0.026 -0.069 -0.6 1 2 CS
Wally Backman 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.028 0.37 0.000 -0.028 -0.4 1 2
Ron Gardenhire SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.036 0.71 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 2 3
   Mike Jorgensen PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .667 1.000 1.667 0.015 0.24 0.015 0.000 0.6 2B
   Bob Bailor SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .321 .417 .738 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Scott Holman P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.023 0.47 0.000 -0.023 -0.2 2 1
   Jesse Orosco P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rusty Staub PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 -0.011 0.48 0.000 -0.011 -0.2
   Mike Torrez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 0 4 33 .212 .212 .394 .606 -0.287 0.57 0.144 -0.431 -2.2 24 11
2B: M Wilson (1, off J Stuper); D Heep (3, off J Stuper); M Jorgensen (1, off J Stuper).
HR: D Heep (2, off J Stuper, 8th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to CF-RF).
TB: D Heep 7; M Wilson 2; M Jorgensen 2; H Brooks; R Hodges.
RBI: D Heep (2); M Wilson (4).
2-out RBI: D Heep.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
Fielding
E: S Holman (1); H Brooks (1).
Outfield Assists: M Wilson (M Ramsey at 2nd base).
Baserunning
CS: H Brooks (1, 2nd base by J Stuper/D Porter).

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lonnie Smith LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .208 .296 .208 .505 -0.017 0.64 0.052 -0.070 -0.2 5 0
Ozzie Smith SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .348 .423 .435 .858 -0.042 0.45 0.002 -0.044 -0.5 2 5
Keith Hernandez 1B 4 1 2 0 0 2 4 .360 .385 .480 .865 0.025 0.33 0.034 -0.009 -0.3 13 0
Darrell Porter C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .182 .280 .318 .598 -0.043 0.51 0.005 -0.048 -0.5 4 1
George Hendrick RF 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .435 .480 .913 1.393 0.152 0.49 0.181 -0.030 1.2 3 0 HR
Ken Oberkfell 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .320 .304 .624 0.033 0.46 0.044 -0.011 0.0 0 1
David Green CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .208 .269 .375 .644 -0.028 0.48 0.013 -0.041 0.5 0 0 2B
Mike Ramsey 2B 2 1 2 0 1 0 4 .350 .391 .350 .741 0.027 0.49 0.027 0.000 0.3 0 3 SH,IW
John Stuper P 1 0 1 2 0 0 3 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0.116 0.89 0.123 -0.007 1.4 0 1 2·SH
   Dane Iorg PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 -0.010 0.44 0.000 -0.010 -0.7
   Gene Roof PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Bruce Sutter P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 32 5 10 5 2 4 37 .312 .353 .438 .790 0.213 0.52 0.481 -0.270 1.3 27 12
2B: D Green (2, off M Torrez).
HR: G Hendrick (3, off S Holman, 3rd inn, 1 on, 2 outs to LF-CF).
SH: J Stuper 2 (2, 2 off S Holman); M Ramsey (1, off M Torrez).
IBB: M Ramsey (1, by S Holman).
TB: G Hendrick 4; M Ramsey 2; K Hernandez 2; D Green 2; J Stuper; K Oberkfell; D Porter; L Smith.
RBI: J Stuper 2 (2); G Hendrick 2 (9); L Smith (2).
2-out RBI: G Hendrick 2; J Stuper; L Smith.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 7.

New York Mets

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Scott Holman, L (0-1) 5.2 9 5 4 2 3 1 6.35 29 34 -0.224 0.62 -2.6
Jesse Orosco 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.69 4 2 0 0.006 0.06 0.9
Mike Torrez 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 12.91 4 0 0 0.006 0.17 0.5
Team Totals 8 10 5 4 2 4 1 4.50 37 34 2 0 -0.212 0.52 -1.3

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
John Stuper, W (1-0) 8 7 2 2 0 3 1 2.25 30 63 0.258 0.59 1.7
Bruce Sutter, S (1) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.00 3 0 0 0.030 0.40 0.5
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 0 4 1 2.00 33 63 0 0 0.288 0.57 2.2
Balks: None.
WP: S Holman (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: S Holman (1; M Ramsey).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Jim Quick, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Bob Engel.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 20,443.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Mets         St. Louis Cardinals
1 Mookie Wilson CF 1 Lonnie Smith LF
2 Danny Heep RF 2 Ozzie Smith SS
3 Dave Kingman 1B 3 Keith Hernandez 1B
4 George Foster LF 4 Darrell Porter C
5 Ron Hodges C 5 George Hendrick RF
6 Hubie Brooks 3B 6 Ken Oberkfell 3B
7 Wally Backman 2B 7 David Green CF
8 Ron Gardenhire SS 8 Mike Ramsey 2B
9 Scott Holman P 9 John Stuper P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 1-0 2 1-- RR STL G. Hendrick S. Holman 18% 83% Home Run (LF-CF); Hernandez Scores
b2 0-0 2 1-3 R STL J. Stuper S. Holman 11% 66% Single (LF-CF); Oberkfell Scores; Ramsey to 3B
b4 3-0 2 -2- R STL L. Smith S. Holman 5% 92% Single (LF-CF); Ramsey Scores; Smith to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
b2 1-0 2 1-3 O STL L. Smith S. Holman -4% 62% Lineout: 3B
t2 0-0 1 1-- O NYM W. Backman J. Stuper 4% 54% Brooks Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYM M. Wilson J. Stuper 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 --- NYM D. Heep J. Stuper -2% 50% Single (LF-CF)
t1 0-0 1 1-- O NYM D. Kingman J. Stuper 3% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O NYM G. Foster J. Stuper 2% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O STL L. Smith S. Holman -2% 52% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- O STL O. Smith S. Holman -1% 51% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- STL K. Hernandez S. Holman 1% 52% Single (CF-RF)
b1 0-0 2 1-- O STL D. Porter S. Holman -2% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Mets Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O NYM R. Hodges J. Stuper 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- NYM H. Brooks J. Stuper -3% 50% Single to CF
t2 0-0 1 1-- O NYM W. Backman J. Stuper 4% 54% Brooks Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t2 0-0 2 --- O NYM W. Backman J. Stuper 1% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O STL G. Hendrick S. Holman -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 1 --- STL K. Oberkfell S. Holman 3% 55% Single to CF
b2 0-0 1 1-- STL D. Green S. Holman 2% 57% Wild Pitch; Oberkfell to 2B
b2 0-0 1 -2- O STL D. Green S. Holman -3% 54% Flyball: CF; Oberkfell to 3B
b2 0-0 2 --3 STL M. Ramsey S. Holman 1% 55% Intentional Walk
b2 0-0 2 1-3 R STL J. Stuper S. Holman 11% 66% Single (LF-CF); Oberkfell Scores; Ramsey to 3B
b2 1-0 2 1-3 O STL L. Smith S. Holman -4% 62% Lineout: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Mets Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- O NYM R. Gardenhire J. Stuper 3% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- O NYM S. Holman J. Stuper 2% 66% Strikeout
t3 0-1 2 --- NYM M. Wilson J. Stuper -3% 64% Double (CF-RF)
t3 0-1 2 -2- O NYM D. Heep J. Stuper 4% 68% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 2-3-4
b3 1-0 0 --- O STL O. Smith S. Holman -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-0 1 --- STL K. Hernandez S. Holman 2% 68% Single to CF
b3 1-0 1 1-- O STL D. Porter S. Holman -2% 65% Popfly: SS
b3 1-0 2 1-- RR STL G. Hendrick S. Holman 18% 83% Home Run (LF-CF); Hernandez Scores
b3 3-0 2 --- O STL K. Oberkfell S. Holman -0% 83% Groundout: 2B-P
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 3.
Top of the 4th, Mets Batting, Behind 0-3, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 3-4-5
t4 0-3 0 --- O NYM D. Kingman J. Stuper 2% 85% Strikeout
t4 0-3 1 --- O NYM G. Foster J. Stuper 1% 86% Popfly: SS
t4 0-3 2 --- NYM R. Hodges J. Stuper -1% 85% Single (LF-CF)
t4 0-3 2 1-- O NYM H. Brooks J. Stuper 2% 87% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 3-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 7-8-9
b4 3-0 0 --- O STL D. Green S. Holman -1% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 3-0 1 --- STL M. Ramsey S. Holman 1% 87% Single to CF
b4 3-0 1 1-- O STL J. Stuper S. Holman -1% 87% Bunt Groundout: P unassisted/Sacrifice; Ramsey to 2B
b4 3-0 2 -2- R STL L. Smith S. Holman 5% 92% Single (LF-CF); Ramsey Scores; Smith to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
b4 4-0 2 -2- O STL O. Smith S. Holman -1% 91% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 5th, Mets Batting, Behind 0-4, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 7-8-9
t5 0-4 0 --- O NYM W. Backman J. Stuper 2% 92% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t5 0-4 1 --- O NYM R. Gardenhire J. Stuper 1% 93% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t5 0-4 2 --- O NYM S. Holman J. Stuper 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 4-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 3-4-5
b5 4-0 0 --- O STL K. Hernandez S. Holman -0% 93% Strikeout
b5 4-0 1 --- STL D. Porter S. Holman 1% 94% Single (CF-RF)
b5 4-0 1 1-- O STL G. Hendrick S. Holman -1% 93% Foul Flyball: C
b5 4-0 2 1-- O STL K. Oberkfell S. Holman -1% 93% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 6th, Mets Batting, Behind 0-4, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 1-2-3
t6 0-4 0 --- O NYM M. Wilson J. Stuper 1% 94% Flyball: LF
t6 0-4 1 --- NYM D. Heep J. Stuper -2% 92% Double (LF-CF)
t6 0-4 1 -2- O NYM D. Kingman J. Stuper 2% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-4 2 -2- O NYM G. Foster J. Stuper 2% 96% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 4-0, Mets' Scott Holman facing 7-8-9
b6 4-0 0 --- STL D. Green S. Holman 1% 96% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b6 4-0 0 1-- O STL M. Ramsey S. Holman 0% 97% Single to CF; Green to 3B; Ramsey out at 2B/CF-3B-2B
b6 4-0 1 --3 R STL J. Stuper S. Holman 1% 98% Reached on E1 (throw)/Sacrifice Bunt; Green Scores/unER
b6 5-0 1 1-- O STL L. Smith S. Holman -0% 98% Flyball: CF
b6 5-0 2 1-- STL O. Smith S. Holman 0% 98% Walk; Stuper to 2B
Jesse Orosco replaces Scott Holman pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-0 2 12- O STL K. Hernandez J. Orosco -0% 97% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 7th, Mets Batting, Behind 0-5, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 5-6-7
t7 0-5 0 --- O NYM R. Hodges J. Stuper 1% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 0-5 1 --- O NYM H. Brooks J. Stuper 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 0-5 2 --- O NYM W. Backman J. Stuper 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-0, Mets' Jesse Orosco facing 4-5-6
b7 5-0 0 --- O STL D. Porter J. Orosco -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 5-0 1 --- O STL G. Hendrick J. Orosco -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 5-0 2 --- O STL K. Oberkfell J. Orosco -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 0, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 8th, Mets Batting, Behind 0-5, Cardinals' John Stuper facing 8-9-1
Mike Jorgensen pinch hits for Ron Gardenhire (SS) batting 8th
t8 0-5 0 --- NYM M. Jorgensen J. Stuper -1% 97% Double to RF
Rusty Staub pinch hits for Jesse Orosco (P) batting 9th
t8 0-5 0 -2- O NYM R. Staub J. Stuper 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B; Jorgensen to 3B
t8 0-5 1 --3 RO NYM M. Wilson J. Stuper 1% 99% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Jorgensen Scores
t8 1-5 2 --- R NYM D. Heep J. Stuper -2% 97% Home Run (CF-RF)
t8 2-5 2 --- O NYM D. Kingman J. Stuper 1% 98% Popfly: 1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Mets' Mike Torrez facing 7-8-9
Mike Torrez replaces Rusty Staub (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Bob Bailor replaces Mike Jorgensen (PH) playing SS batting 8th
b8 5-2 0 --- STL D. Green M. Torrez 1% 98% Double (CF-RF)
b8 5-2 0 -2- O STL M. Ramsey M. Torrez -0% 98% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Green to 3B
Dane Iorg pinch hits for John Stuper (P) batting 9th
b8 5-2 1 --3 O STL D. Iorg M. Torrez -1% 97% Fielder's Choice SS; Green out at Hm/SS-C
Gene Roof pinch runs for Dane Iorg (PH) batting 9th
b8 5-2 2 1-- O STL L. Smith M. Torrez -0% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Mets 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 9th, Mets Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Bruce Sutter facing 4-5-6
Bruce Sutter replaces Gene Roof (PR) pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-5 0 --- O NYM G. Foster B. Sutter 2% 99% Groundout: P-1B
t9 2-5 1 --- O NYM R. Hodges B. Sutter 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 2-5 2 --- O NYM H. Brooks B. Sutter 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Mets 2, Cardinals 5.

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