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Standings
CLE
@BAL
6
8
CAL
@CHW
4
6
BOS
@DET
4
1
OAK
@KCR
2
5
NYY
@MIN
5
6
SEA
@TEX
2
1
MIL
@TOR
7
1
MON
@ATL
5
3
 
(10)
PHI
@FLA
8
7
 
(10)
CIN
@LAD
9
6
PIT
@NYM
2
1
PIT
@NYM
8
10
HOU
@SFG
6
5
CHC
@STL
1
4
Saturday, August 7, 1993, 12:16
, Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 51,759, Time of Game: 2:18
Cubs
1
55-54
 Lost 1 
4th, 14 GB
at Cardinals
4
63-47
 Won 1 
2nd, 6½ GB
W: Bob Tewksbury (12-7)
L: Mike Harkey (7-6)
S: Lee Smith (38)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  5  0
Cardinals       0  0  1   2  0  0   1  0  X    4  8  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jose Vizcaino 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .299 .348 .373 .721 0 0 -0.027 0.82 0.037 -0.064 -0.2 2 5
Ryne Sandberg 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .298 .344 .420 .764 0 0 -0.099 1.03 0.000 -0.099 -0.9 3 1
Mark Grace 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .320 .383 .468 .850 0 0 -0.066 0.66 0.000 -0.066 -0.6 12 0
Derrick May LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .311 .355 .445 .801 0 0 0.040 0.94 0.086 -0.047 0.6 2 0 SB
Sammy Sosa CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .264 .300 .504 .804 0 0 -0.123 1.08 0.000 -0.123 -1.3 2 0
Rick Wilkins C 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .291 .365 .550 .915 0 0 -0.011 0.81 0.038 -0.049 -0.0 1 1 2B
Kevin Roberson RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .224 .298 .474 .771 0 0 -0.090 1.10 0.000 -0.090 -0.9 2 0
Rey Sanchez SS 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .299 .330 .352 .682 0 0 0.033 0.83 0.072 -0.038 0.5 0 6
Mike Harkey P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .118 .143 .147 .290 0 0 -0.045 0.85 0.000 -0.045 -0.4 0 0
   Bob Scanlan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Dwight Smith PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .300 .336 .498 .834 0 0 -0.006 0.24 0.000 -0.006 -0.1
   Shawn Boskie P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .444 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 5 1 0 7 32 .156 .156 .188 .344 0 0 -0.394 0.88 0.233 -0.627 -3.4 24 13
2B: R Wilkins (15, off B Tewksbury).
TB: D May 2; R Wilkins 2; R Sanchez; J Vizcaino.
RBI: R Sanchez (24).
2-out RBI: R Sanchez.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Baserunning
SB: D May (8, 2nd base off B Tewksbury/T Pagnozzi).

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Luis Alicea 2B 2 0 1 2 0 0 4 .299 .387 .389 .776 0 0 0.032 0.86 0.054 -0.022 0.2 3 2 2·SF
Ozzie Smith SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .280 .328 .346 .674 0 0 -0.037 0.41 0.003 -0.040 -0.4 0 1
Bernard Gilkey LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .323 .386 .511 .898 0 0 0.106 0.48 0.122 -0.016 1.1 3 0 HR
Todd Zeile 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .350 .434 .784 0 0 -0.059 0.60 0.000 -0.059 -1.0 0 3
Brian Jordan CF 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .331 .371 .571 .941 0 0 0.112 0.46 0.127 -0.016 1.3 2 0 2·3B
Mark Whiten RF 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .252 .327 .423 .750 0 0 -0.033 0.77 0.032 -0.066 -0.5 5 0
Rod Brewer 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .264 .328 .340 .667 0 0 -0.066 0.66 0.002 -0.068 -0.7 7 0 HBP
Tom Pagnozzi C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .298 .380 .678 0 0 0.040 0.75 0.069 -0.029 -0.3 7 0
Bob Tewksbury P 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 .231 .259 .250 .509 0 0 0.013 0.66 0.036 -0.024 0.3 0 1 2B,SH
   Lee Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 29 4 8 4 2 1 35 .276 .324 .552 .875 0 0 0.108 0.63 0.445 -0.340 0.1 27 7
2B: B Tewksbury (1, off M Harkey).
3B: B Jordan 2 (6, 2 off M Harkey).
HR: B Gilkey (12, off M Harkey, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF).
SF: L Alicea 2 (5, 2 off M Harkey).
SH: B Tewksbury (5, off M Harkey).
HBP: R Brewer (1, by S Boskie).
TB: B Jordan 7; B Gilkey 5; B Tewksbury 2; T Pagnozzi; L Alicea.
RBI: L Alicea 2 (33); M Whiten (65); B Gilkey (48).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 0 for 5.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Harkey, L (7-6) 6.2 7 4 4 2 1 1 5.22 29 13 12 5 1 43 -0.118 0.73 -0.8
Bob Scanlan 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.85 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.006 0.22 0.2
Shawn Boskie 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.72 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.006 0.11 0.5
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 2 1 1 4.50 35 17 13 5 1 43 1 0 -0.106 0.63 -0.1

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Tewksbury, W (12-7) 8.2 5 1 1 0 6 0 3.68 31 8 17 5 0 76 0.359 0.87 2.9
Lee Smith, S (38) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.87 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.034 1.23 0.5
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 0 7 0 1.00 32 8 17 5 0 76 2 0 0.393 0.88 3.4
Balks: M Harkey 2 (3).
WP: None.
HBP: S Boskie (2; R Brewer).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Phil Cuzzi.
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: 51,759.
Field Condition: Dry.
Start Time Weather: 78° F, Wind 8mph out to Rightfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         St. Louis Cardinals
1 Jose Vizcaino 3B 1 Luis Alicea 2B
2 Ryne Sandberg 2B 2 Ozzie Smith SS
3 Mark Grace 1B 3 Bernard Gilkey LF
4 Derrick May LF 4 Todd Zeile 3B
5 Sammy Sosa CF 5 Brian Jordan CF
6 Rick Wilkins C 6 Mark Whiten RF
7 Kevin Roberson RF 7 Rod Brewer 1B
8 Rey Sanchez SS 8 Tom Pagnozzi C
9 Mike Harkey P 9 Bob Tewksbury P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 1-0 0 --- R STL B. Gilkey M. Harkey 10% 79% Home Run
b2 0-0 1 --- STL B. Jordan M. Harkey 7% 60% Triple to LF (Line Drive)
t5 0-3 2 -2- R CHC R. Sanchez B. Tewksbury -7% 79% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Wilkins Scores
b2 0-0 1 --3 O STL M. Whiten M. Harkey -6% 54% Foul Flyball: 3B
b4 2-0 1 --- STL B. Jordan M. Harkey 5% 83% Triple to CF (Line Drive)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHC J. Vizcaino B. Tewksbury 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHC R. Sandberg B. Tewksbury 2% 54% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CHC M. Grace B. Tewksbury 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O STL L. Alicea M. Harkey -2% 53% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 1 --- O STL O. Smith M. Harkey -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O STL B. Gilkey M. Harkey -1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- CHC D. May B. Tewksbury -4% 46% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t2 0-0 0 1-- CHC S. Sosa B. Tewksbury -3% 44% May Steals 2B
t2 0-0 0 -2- O CHC S. Sosa B. Tewksbury 4% 48% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 1 -2- O CHC R. Wilkins B. Tewksbury 4% 52% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 -2- O CHC K. Roberson B. Tewksbury 3% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O STL T. Zeile M. Harkey -2% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- STL B. Jordan M. Harkey 7% 60% Triple to LF (Line Drive)
b2 0-0 1 --3 O STL M. Whiten M. Harkey -6% 54% Foul Flyball: 3B
b2 0-0 2 --3 O STL R. Brewer M. Harkey -4% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O CHC R. Sanchez B. Tewksbury 3% 53% Popfly: 2B
t3 0-0 1 --- O CHC M. Harkey B. Tewksbury 2% 54% Bunt Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O CHC J. Vizcaino B. Tewksbury 1% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- STL T. Pagnozzi M. Harkey 4% 59% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b3 0-0 0 1-- STL B. Tewksbury M. Harkey 3% 62% Balk; Pagnozzi to 2B
b3 0-0 0 -2- O STL B. Tewksbury M. Harkey -1% 61% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Pagnozzi to 3B
b3 0-0 1 --3 RO STL L. Alicea M. Harkey 3% 64% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Pagnozzi Scores
b3 1-0 2 --- O STL O. Smith M. Harkey -1% 63% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- O CHC R. Sandberg B. Tewksbury 3% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O CHC M. Grace B. Tewksbury 2% 68% Flyball: CF
t4 0-1 2 --- O CHC D. May B. Tewksbury 1% 69% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 3-4-5
b4 1-0 0 --- R STL B. Gilkey M. Harkey 10% 79% Home Run
b4 2-0 0 --- O STL T. Zeile M. Harkey -1% 78% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-0 1 --- STL B. Jordan M. Harkey 5% 83% Triple to CF (Line Drive)
b4 2-0 1 --3 RO STL M. Whiten M. Harkey 2% 85% Groundout: SS-1B; Jordan Scores
b4 3-0 2 --- O STL R. Brewer M. Harkey -1% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Cardinals 3.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-3, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 5-6-7
t5 0-3 0 --- O CHC S. Sosa B. Tewksbury 2% 87% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-3 1 --- CHC R. Wilkins B. Tewksbury -4% 83% Double to RF (Line Drive)
t5 0-3 1 -2- O CHC K. Roberson B. Tewksbury 3% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 0-3 2 -2- R CHC R. Sanchez B. Tewksbury -7% 79% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Wilkins Scores
t5 1-3 2 1-- O CHC M. Harkey B. Tewksbury 3% 82% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 3-1, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 8-9-1
b5 3-1 0 --- O STL T. Pagnozzi M. Harkey -1% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 3-1 1 --- O STL B. Tewksbury M. Harkey -1% 79% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 3-1 2 --- STL L. Alicea M. Harkey 1% 80% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
b5 3-1 2 1-- O STL O. Smith M. Harkey -1% 79% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 3.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-3, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 1-2-3
t6 1-3 0 --- O CHC J. Vizcaino B. Tewksbury 3% 82% Flyball: LF
t6 1-3 1 --- O CHC R. Sandberg B. Tewksbury 2% 84% Flyball: RF
t6 1-3 2 --- O CHC M. Grace B. Tewksbury 1% 85% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 3-1, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 3-4-5
b6 3-1 0 --- STL B. Gilkey M. Harkey 2% 87% Single to CF (Line Drive)
b6 3-1 0 1-- O STL T. Zeile M. Harkey -2% 85% Flyball: CF
b6 3-1 1 1-- O STL B. Jordan M. Harkey -2% 84% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Jordan to 1B
b6 3-1 2 1-- STL M. Whiten M. Harkey 1% 85% Walk; Jordan to 2B
b6 3-1 2 12- O STL R. Brewer M. Harkey -2% 82% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 3.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-3, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 4-5-6
t7 1-3 0 --- O CHC D. May B. Tewksbury 3% 86% Flyball: LF
t7 1-3 1 --- O CHC S. Sosa B. Tewksbury 2% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 1-3 2 --- O CHC R. Wilkins B. Tewksbury 1% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 3-1, Cubs' Mike Harkey facing 8-9-1
b7 3-1 0 --- O STL T. Pagnozzi M. Harkey -1% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 3-1 1 --- STL B. Tewksbury M. Harkey 2% 90% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b7 3-1 1 -2- STL L. Alicea M. Harkey 2% 92% Balk; Tewksbury to 3B
b7 3-1 1 --3 RO STL L. Alicea M. Harkey 2% 94% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Tewksbury Scores
b7 4-1 2 --- STL O. Smith M. Harkey 0% 94% Walk
Bob Scanlan replaces Mike Harkey pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-1 2 1-- O STL B. Gilkey B. Scanlan -1% 93% Flyball: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-4, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 7-8-9
t8 1-4 0 --- O CHC K. Roberson B. Tewksbury 2% 95% Strikeout
t8 1-4 1 --- O CHC R. Sanchez B. Tewksbury 1% 97% Flyball: RF
Dwight Smith pinch hits for Bob Scanlan (P) batting 9th
t8 1-4 2 --- O CHC D. Smith B. Tewksbury 1% 97% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 4-1, Cubs' Shawn Boskie facing 4-5-6
Shawn Boskie replaces Dwight Smith (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 4-1 0 --- O STL T. Zeile S. Boskie -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 4-1 1 --- STL B. Jordan S. Boskie 0% 97% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
b8 4-1 1 1-- O STL M. Whiten S. Boskie -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Whiten to 1B
b8 4-1 2 1-- STL R. Brewer S. Boskie 0% 97% Hit By Pitch; Whiten to 2B
b8 4-1 2 12- O STL T. Pagnozzi S. Boskie -1% 97% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 4.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-4, Cardinals' Bob Tewksbury facing 1-2-3
t9 1-4 0 --- CHC J. Vizcaino B. Tewksbury -4% 93% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t9 1-4 0 1-- O CHC R. Sandberg B. Tewksbury 3% 97% Flyball: RF
t9 1-4 1 1-- O CHC M. Grace B. Tewksbury 2% 99% Lineout: LF
t9 1-4 2 1-- CHC D. May B. Tewksbury -2% 97% Single to CF (Line Drive); Vizcaino to 3B
Lee Smith replaces Bob Tewksbury pitching and batting 9th
t9 1-4 2 1-3 O CHC S. Sosa L. Smith 3% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 1, Cardinals 4.

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