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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CLE
11
10
 
(10)
TEX
@MIL
4
1
CHW
@TOR
2
3
CHC
@CIN
3
5
MON
@SDP
4
5
ATL
@STL
7
2
Thursday, May 17, 1984,
, Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 25,738, Time of Game: 2:15
Braves
7
19-17
 Won 1 
3rd, 1 GB
at Cardinals
2
18-20
 Lost 1 
5th, 3½ GB
W: Pascual Perez (3-0)
L: Danny Cox (2-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  2   1  0  2   2  0  0    7 13  0
Cardinals       1  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  7  0

Atlanta Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Claudell Washington RF 3 2 1 0 2 2 5 .328 .463 .594 1.056 0.036 0.99 0.100 -0.064 -0.0 1 0 2B,IW
Rafael Ramirez SS 4 1 2 3 0 0 5 .313 .356 .381 .737 0.282 1.41 0.325 -0.043 2.1 6 4 3B,2B,SF
Dale Murphy CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .221 .323 .479 .802 -0.176 1.04 0.000 -0.176 -1.9 2 0
Chris Chambliss 1B 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .237 .308 .339 .647 0.023 0.91 0.039 -0.016 0.2 9 1 IW
Bob Horner 3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .214 .278 .343 .621 0.180 1.55 0.233 -0.052 1.8 0 1
   Albert Hall PR-LF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .194 .265 .290 .555 0.001 0.01 0.001 0.000 0.2 0 0
Gerald Perry LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231 .329 .277 .606 -0.109 0.84 0.009 -0.118 -1.8 1 0 CS,GDP
   Randy Johnson 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .375 .455 .830 -0.001 0.02 0.000 -0.001 -0.3 0 1
Glenn Hubbard 2B 5 3 3 2 0 0 5 .256 .341 .410 .751 0.151 0.60 0.168 -0.017 2.4 2 5 HR,2B
Alex Trevino C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .357 .413 .476 .889 0.051 0.80 0.106 -0.055 0.7 6 1 2B
Pascual Perez P 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .222 .222 .222 .444 -0.045 0.96 0.019 -0.064 -0.4 0 0
Team Totals 37 7 13 7 5 6 43 .351 .419 .595 1.013 0.393 0.96 1.000 -0.606 3.0 27 13
2B: C Washington (8, off D Cox); R Ramirez (5, off D Cox); A Trevino (5, off D Cox); G Hubbard (9, off D Cox).
3B: R Ramirez (2, off J Lahti).
HR: G Hubbard (3, off J Lahti, 7th inn, 1 on, 2 outs).
SF: R Ramirez (2, off D Cox).
IBB: C Chambliss (4, by D Cox); C Washington (6, by D Cox).
TB: G Hubbard 7; R Ramirez 5; B Horner 2; A Trevino 2; C Washington 2; A Hall; P Perez; G Perry; C Chambliss.
GIDP: G Perry (3).
RBI: R Ramirez 3 (10); B Horner 2 (10); G Hubbard 2 (13).
2-out RBI: G Hubbard 2; B Horner 2; R Ramirez 2.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 15.
Fielding
DP: 3. G Hubbard-R Ramirez-C Chambliss 2; R Ramirez-C Chambliss.
Baserunning
CS: G Perry (1, 2nd base by D Cox/T Nieto).

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tom Herr 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .361 .318 .679 -0.079 0.94 0.019 -0.098 -0.7 6 2 CS
Willie McGee CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .271 .324 .372 .696 -0.014 0.85 0.044 -0.058 0.2 2 0 SB
Andy Van Slyke RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .378 .323 .701 -0.085 0.91 0.000 -0.085 -1.3 2 0 GDP
Steve Braun LF 3 0 2 1 1 1 4 .400 .516 .440 .956 0.141 0.67 0.150 -0.009 1.3 1 0
David Green 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .274 .339 .387 .726 -0.123 0.77 0.000 -0.123 -1.3 7 0 GDP
Ken Oberkfell 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .274 .369 .315 .684 -0.035 0.47 0.000 -0.035 -0.4 1 2
Ozzie Smith SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .208 .321 .283 .605 0.069 0.62 0.084 -0.015 0.4 0 2 2B
   Ricky Horton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Tom Nieto C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .313 .389 .563 .951 0.088 0.83 0.104 -0.015 0.4 7 1
Danny Cox P 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .235 .316 .235 .551 -0.065 1.94 0.046 -0.111 -0.3 0 1 GDP
   Jeff Lahti 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
   Mike Ramsey SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .077 .143 .154 .297 -0.003 0.13 0.000 -0.003 -0.1 1 0
Team Totals 30 2 7 1 2 6 32 .233 .281 .267 .548 -0.106 0.82 0.447 -0.552 -2.0 27 8
2B: O Smith (4, off P Perez).
TB: W McGee 2; S Braun 2; O Smith 2; T Nieto; T Herr.
GIDP: D Green (5); D Cox (1); A Van Slyke (3).
RBI: S Braun (3).
2-out RBI: S Braun.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 2 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Herr-D Green.
Baserunning
SB: W McGee (8, 2nd base off P Perez/A Trevino).
CS: T Herr (3, 2nd base by P Perez/A Trevino).

Atlanta Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Pascual Perez, W (3-0) 9 7 2 2 2 6 0 3.18 32 69 0.107 0.82 2.0
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 6 0 2.00 32 69 0.107 0.82 2.0

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Danny Cox, L (2-5) 5.2 8 5 5 4 4 0 3.76 28 33 -0.145 1.30 -0.7
Jeff Lahti 1.1 4 2 2 1 1 1 5.68 8 2 2 -0.252 0.56 -3.2
Ricky Horton 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.69 7 0 0 0.004 0.02 0.9
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 5 6 1 7.00 43 33 2 2 -0.393 0.96 -3.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: D Cox 2 (3; C Chambliss, C Washington).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Charlie Williams.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 25,738.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Atlanta Braves         St. Louis Cardinals
1 Claudell Washingto RF 1 Tom Herr 2B
2 Rafael Ramirez SS 2 Willie McGee CF
3 Dale Murphy CF 3 Andy Van Slyke RF
4 Chris Chambliss 1B 4 Steve Braun LF
5 Bob Horner 3B 5 David Green 1B
6 Gerald Perry LF 6 Ken Oberkfell 3B
7 Glenn Hubbard 2B 7 Ozzie Smith SS
8 Alex Trevino C 8 Tom Nieto C
9 Pascual Perez P 9 Danny Cox P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 0-1 2 123 RR ATL B. Horner D. Cox 22% 63% Single; Washington Scores; Ramirez Scores; Chambliss to 3B
t6 3-2 2 12- RR ATL R. Ramirez J. Lahti 21% 88% Triple; Hubbard Scores; Washington Scores
b5 1-3 0 1-3 ROO STL D. Cox P. Perez 11% 66% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B; Smith Scores
t4 2-1 0 1-- ATL A. Trevino D. Cox 10% 78% Double; Hubbard to 3B
t3 0-1 1 1-- ATL R. Ramirez D. Cox 10% 49% Double; Washington 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' Danny Cox facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- ATL C. Washington D. Cox 6% 56% Double
t1 0-0 0 -2- O ATL R. Ramirez D. Cox -4% 52% Flyball: 2B
t1 0-0 1 -2- O ATL D. Murphy D. Cox -3% 49% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 -2- ATL C. Chambliss D. Cox 1% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- O ATL B. Horner D. Cox -4% 45% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O STL T. Herr P. Perez 2% 48% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- STL W. McGee P. Perez -2% 45% Single
b1 0-0 1 1-- O STL A. Van Slyke P. Perez 2% 47% Flyball: CF; McGee to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- R STL S. Braun P. Perez -10% 37% Single; McGee Scores
b1 1-0 2 1-- O STL D. Green P. Perez 2% 39% Flyball: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Danny Cox facing 6-7-8
t2 0-1 0 --- O ATL G. Perry D. Cox -2% 36% Flyball: CF
t2 0-1 1 --- O ATL G. Hubbard D. Cox -2% 35% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- O ATL A. Trevino D. Cox -1% 34% Groundout: P-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- O STL K. Oberkfell P. Perez 2% 35% Strikeout Looking
b2 1-0 1 --- O STL O. Smith P. Perez 1% 37% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 1-0 2 --- O STL T. Nieto P. Perez 1% 38% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Danny Cox facing 9-1-2
t3 0-1 0 --- O ATL P. Perez D. Cox -3% 35% Strikeout
t3 0-1 1 --- ATL C. Washington D. Cox 3% 38% Walk
t3 0-1 1 1-- ATL R. Ramirez D. Cox 10% 49% Double; Washington to 3B
t3 0-1 1 -23 O ATL D. Murphy D. Cox -9% 39% Foul Flyball: 1B
t3 0-1 2 -23 ATL C. Chambliss D. Cox 2% 41% Intentional Walk
t3 0-1 2 123 RR ATL B. Horner D. Cox 22% 63% Single; Washington Scores; Ramirez Scores; Chambliss to 3B
t3 2-1 2 1-3 O ATL G. Perry D. Cox -5% 58% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 9-1-2
b3 1-2 0 --- STL D. Cox P. Perez -5% 53% Walk
b3 1-2 0 1-- O STL T. Herr P. Perez 4% 57% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b3 1-2 1 1-- O STL W. McGee P. Perez 3% 61% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b3 1-2 2 1-- STL A. Van Slyke P. Perez -1% 60% McGee Steals 2B
b3 1-2 2 -2- O STL A. Van Slyke P. Perez 4% 64% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-1, Cardinals' Danny Cox facing 7-8-9
t4 2-1 0 --- ATL G. Hubbard D. Cox 4% 67% Single
t4 2-1 0 1-- ATL A. Trevino D. Cox 10% 78% Double; Hubbard to 3B
t4 2-1 0 -23 ATL P. Perez D. Cox 2% 80% Single; Hubbard stays at 3B; Trevino stays at 2B
t4 2-1 0 123 O ATL C. Washington D. Cox -6% 73% Strikeout
t4 2-1 1 123 RO ATL R. Ramirez D. Cox 1% 75% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Hubbard Scores
t4 3-1 2 12- O ATL D. Murphy D. Cox -3% 71% Flyball: 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 3, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-3, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 4-5-6
b4 1-3 0 --- STL S. Braun P. Perez -5% 67% Walk
b4 1-3 0 1-- OO STL D. Green P. Perez 9% 76% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b4 1-3 2 --- O STL K. Oberkfell P. Perez 1% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 3, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Ahead 3-1, Cardinals' Danny Cox facing 4-5-6
t5 3-1 0 --- O ATL C. Chambliss D. Cox -2% 76% Flyball: 1B
t5 3-1 1 --- O ATL B. Horner D. Cox -1% 74% Flyball: 3B
t5 3-1 2 --- ATL G. Perry D. Cox 1% 75% Single
t5 3-1 2 1-- O ATL G. Hubbard D. Cox -2% 74% Perry Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 3, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-3, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 7-8-9
b5 1-3 0 --- STL O. Smith P. Perez -8% 65% Double
b5 1-3 0 -2- STL T. Nieto P. Perez -10% 55% Single; Smith to 3B
b5 1-3 0 1-3 ROO STL D. Cox P. Perez 11% 66% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B; Smith Scores
b5 2-3 2 --- STL T. Herr P. Perez -2% 64% Single
b5 2-3 2 1-- O STL W. McGee P. Perez 3% 68% Herr Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 3, Cardinals 2.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 3-2, Cardinals' Danny Cox facing 7-8-9
t6 3-2 0 --- ATL G. Hubbard D. Cox 7% 74% Double
t6 3-2 0 -2- O ATL A. Trevino D. Cox -4% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 3-2 1 -2- O ATL P. Perez D. Cox -4% 66% Foul Flyball: C
t6 3-2 2 -2- ATL C. Washington D. Cox 1% 67% Intentional Walk
Jeff Lahti replaces Danny Cox pitching and batting 9th
t6 3-2 2 12- RR ATL R. Ramirez J. Lahti 21% 88% Triple; Hubbard Scores; Washington Scores
t6 5-2 2 --3 O ATL D. Murphy J. Lahti -2% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 5, Cardinals 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 2-5, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 2-3-4
b6 2-5 0 --- O STL W. McGee P. Perez 2% 89% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b6 2-5 1 --- O STL A. Van Slyke P. Perez 2% 90% Flyball: LF
b6 2-5 2 --- O STL S. Braun P. Perez 1% 91% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Cardinals 2.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-2, Cardinals' Jeff Lahti facing 4-5-6
t7 5-2 0 --- ATL C. Chambliss J. Lahti 1% 92% Single
t7 5-2 0 1-- ATL B. Horner J. Lahti 2% 94% Single; Chambliss to 2B
Albert Hall pinch runs for Bob Horner (3B) batting 5th
t7 5-2 0 12- OO ATL G. Perry J. Lahti -3% 91% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B; Chambliss to 3B
t7 5-2 2 --3 RR ATL G. Hubbard J. Lahti 6% 97% Home Run; Chambliss Scores
t7 7-2 2 --- ATL A. Trevino J. Lahti 0% 97% Walk
t7 7-2 2 1-- O ATL P. Perez J. Lahti -0% 97% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 2-7, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 5-6-7
Randy Johnson replaces Gerald Perry (LF) playing 3B batting 6th
Albert Hall moves from PR to LF
b7 2-7 0 --- O STL D. Green P. Perez 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-7 1 --- O STL K. Oberkfell P. Perez 0% 98% Flyball: RF
b7 2-7 2 --- O STL O. Smith P. Perez 0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 7-2, Cardinals' Ricky Horton facing 1-2-3
Ricky Horton replaces Ozzie Smith (SS) pitching and batting 7th
Mike Ramsey replaces Jeff Lahti (P) playing SS batting 9th
t8 7-2 0 --- O ATL C. Washington R. Horton -0% 99% Strikeout
t8 7-2 1 --- O ATL R. Ramirez R. Horton -0% 98% Flyball: LF
t8 7-2 2 --- O ATL D. Murphy R. Horton -0% 98% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 2-7, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 8-9-1
b8 2-7 0 --- O STL T. Nieto P. Perez 1% 99% Strikeout
b8 2-7 1 --- O STL M. Ramsey P. Perez 0% 99% Strikeout Looking
b8 2-7 2 --- O STL T. Herr P. Perez 0% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Ahead 7-2, Cardinals' Ricky Horton facing 4-5-6
t9 7-2 0 --- O ATL C. Chambliss R. Horton -0% 99% Flyball: SS
t9 7-2 1 --- ATL A. Hall R. Horton 0% 100% Single
t9 7-2 1 1-- O ATL R. Johnson R. Horton -0% 99% Flyball: RF
t9 7-2 2 1-- O ATL G. Hubbard R. Horton -0% 99% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 2-7, Braves' Pascual Perez facing 2-3-4
b9 2-7 0 --- STL W. McGee P. Perez -1% 99% Single
b9 2-7 0 1-- OO STL A. Van Slyke P. Perez 1% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b9 2-7 2 --- STL S. Braun P. Perez -0% 100% Single
b9 2-7 2 1-- O STL D. Green P. Perez 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 7, Cardinals 2.

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