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1
Wednesday, May 11, 1977,
, Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 8,113, Time of Game: 2:28
White Sox
4
18-11
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
at Rangers
3
14-12
 Lost 1 
3rd, 3 GB
W: Chris Knapp (4-1)
L: Paul Lindblad (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
White Sox       1  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  0   1    4 10  0
Rangers         0  3  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0    3  6  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ralph Garr LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 .292 .730 -0.200 1.88 0.052 -0.252 -0.8 1 0
Alan Bannister SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 .333 .790 -0.013 1.83 0.172 -0.185 0.5 2 4
Jorge Orta 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 .293 .809 -0.067 1.56 0.076 -0.143 -0.0 5 8 SF
Richie Zisk RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 .311 .961 0.016 1.50 0.097 -0.082 0.0 1 0 SF
Jim Spencer 1B 4 0 1 0 1 1 .261 .697 0.124 1.65 0.243 -0.119 -0.1 13 0
Oscar Gamble DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .922 -0.133 1.25 0.000 -0.133 -1.0
   Lamar Johnson PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143 .512 -0.003 4.01 0.000 -0.003 0.2 IW
Chet Lemon CF 5 1 3 2 0 0 .336 .968 0.331 2.10 0.370 -0.039 2.1 2 0 HR
Eric Soderholm 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 .300 .893 -0.159 1.40 0.012 -0.171 -1.3 1 1
Jim Essian C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .818 -0.075 0.94 0.000 -0.075 -0.6 4 0
   Royle Stillman PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .235 .711 0.184 3.06 0.184 0.000 0.7
   Brian Downing C 1 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .750 -0.051 2.03 0.000 -0.051 -0.8 1 0
Chris Knapp P 0 0
Team Totals 38 4 10 4 5 2 .263 .675 -0.046 1.70 1.206 -1.253 -1.1 30 13
HR: C Lemon (5, off D Alexander; 4th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
SF: J Orta (3, off D Alexander); R Zisk (2, off D Alexander).
IBB: L Johnson (1, by A Devine).
TB: C Lemon 6; R Zisk 2; R Garr; R Stillman; J Orta; J Spencer; A Bannister.
RBI: C Lemon 2 (23); R Zisk (27); J Orta (16).
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Bannister-J Orta-J Spencer; J Orta-A Bannister-J Spencer.

Texas Rangers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Claudell Washington LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .341 .848 -0.102 0.97 0.000 -0.102 -0.8 1 0
Bert Campaneris SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .308 .797 -0.020 1.00 0.047 -0.066 -0.4 0 3
Mike Hargrove 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .348 .899 -0.127 1.06 0.017 -0.144 -0.5 12 2 GDP
Willie Horton DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 .280 .792 -0.102 1.19 0.018 -0.120 -0.9 GDP
Ken Henderson RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .752 0.028 0.71 0.028 0.000 0.3 0 0 HBP
   Dave May PR-RF 3 1 0 0 0 0 .167 .494 -0.103 1.31 0.000 -0.103 -0.6 2 0
Toby Harrah 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .308 .960 -0.111 1.21 0.000 -0.111 -0.7 1 1
Bump Wills 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 .253 .706 -0.014 1.58 0.115 -0.129 0.5 2 3 3B
Jim Sundberg C 3 1 2 1 0 0 .214 .499 0.094 1.13 0.124 -0.030 0.8 3 1 2B
   Tom Grieve PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .207 .672 -0.067 2.67 0.000 -0.067 -0.2
Juan Beniquez CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 .208 .602 0.023 1.13 0.087 -0.064 0.5 8 0
   John Ellis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .172 .345 -0.048 1.84 0.000 -0.048 -0.1
Doyle Alexander P 1 2
   Paul Lindblad P 0 0
   Adrian Devine P 0 0
Team Totals 34 3 6 3 1 4 .176 .487 -0.549 1.22 0.436 -0.984 -2.1 30 12
2B: J Sundberg (2, off C Knapp).
3B: B Wills (1, off C Knapp).
HBP: K Henderson (1, by C Knapp).
TB: J Sundberg 3; B Wills 3; B Campaneris; J Beniquez; W Horton.
GIDP: W Horton (2); M Hargrove (1).
RBI: J Beniquez (10); J Sundberg (9); B Wills (10).
2-out RBI: J Beniquez; J Sundberg; B Wills.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 3 for 3.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Chris Knapp, W (4-1) 10 6 3 3 1 4 0 4.28 36 71 0.547 1.22 2.1
Team Totals 10 6 3 3 1 4 0 2.70 36 71 0.547 1.22 2.1

Texas Rangers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Doyle Alexander 8.1 7 3 3 4 1 1 2.44 36 54 0.020 1.27 0.4
Paul Lindblad, L (1-2) 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.80 5 2 0 0.106 3.47 0.3
Adrian Devine 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.46 4 2 1 -0.079 3.42 0.4
Team Totals 10 10 4 4 5 2 1 3.60 45 54 4 1 0.047 1.70 1.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: C Knapp (3; K Henderson).
IBB: A Devine (1; L Johnson).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Art Frantz, 1B - Nick Bremigan, 2B - Al Clark, 3B - Jerry Neudecker.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t10 3-3 1 1-- CHW J. Spencer P. Lindblad 22% 72% Single to LF; Zisk to 3B; Spencer to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
t10 3-3 1 123 R CHW C. Lemon A. Devine 18% 90% Single to CF; Zisk Scores; Spencer to 3B; Johnson to 2B
t9 3-3 1 1-- CHW R. Stillman D. Alexander 18% 68% Single to RF; Lemon to 3B
t9 3-3 1 1-3 O CHW R. Garr P. Lindblad -18% 51% Fielder's Choice 3B; Lemon out at Hm/1B-C-SS-3B; Stillman to 3B; Garr to 2B
t9 3-3 2 -23 O CHW A. Bannister P. Lindblad -15% 36% Foul Flyball: 1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHW R. Garr D. Alexander -2% 48% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- CHW A. Bannister D. Alexander 2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- CHW J. Orta D. Alexander 6% 56% Single to RF; Bannister to 3B
t1 0-0 1 1-3 RO CHW R. Zisk D. Alexander 1% 57% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Bannister Scores
t1 1-0 2 1-- O CHW J. Spencer D. Alexander -2% 55% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O TEX C. Washington C. Knapp 2% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O TEX B. Campaneris C. Knapp 2% 59% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- O TEX M. Hargrove C. Knapp 1% 60% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- O CHW O. Gamble D. Alexander -2% 58% Flyball: LF
t2 1-0 1 --- O CHW C. Lemon D. Alexander -1% 57% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 1-0 2 --- CHW E. Soderholm D. Alexander 1% 58% Walk
t2 1-0 2 1-- O CHW J. Essian D. Alexander -2% 56% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Behind 0-1, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O TEX W. Horton C. Knapp 3% 58% Strikeout
b2 0-1 1 --- TEX K. Henderson C. Knapp -3% 56% Hit By Pitch
Dave May pinch runs for Ken Henderson (RF) batting 5th
b2 0-1 1 1-- O TEX T. Harrah C. Knapp 2% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B; May to 2B
b2 0-1 2 -2- R TEX B. Wills C. Knapp -12% 46% Triple to CF (CF-RF); May Scores
b2 1-1 2 --3 R TEX J. Sundberg C. Knapp -10% 36% Double to LF; Wills Scores
b2 2-1 2 -2- R TEX J. Beniquez C. Knapp -9% 27% Single to LF; Sundberg Scores
b2 3-1 2 1-- O TEX C. Washington C. Knapp 2% 29% Strikeout
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 3.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 1-2-3
Dave May moves from PR to RF
t3 1-3 0 --- O CHW R. Garr D. Alexander -2% 26% Flyball: CF
t3 1-3 1 --- O CHW A. Bannister D. Alexander -2% 25% Flyball: CF
t3 1-3 2 --- CHW J. Orta D. Alexander 1% 26% Walk
t3 1-3 2 1-- CHW R. Zisk D. Alexander 3% 29% Single to RF; Orta to 3B
t3 1-3 2 1-3 O CHW J. Spencer D. Alexander -5% 23% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Ahead 3-1, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 2-3-4
b3 3-1 0 --- O TEX B. Campaneris C. Knapp 2% 25% Popfly: 3B
b3 3-1 1 --- TEX M. Hargrove C. Knapp -2% 23% Walk
b3 3-1 1 1-- OO TEX W. Horton C. Knapp 4% 27% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 1, Rangers 3.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 1-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 6-7-8
t4 1-3 0 --- O CHW O. Gamble D. Alexander -3% 24% Flyball: RF
t4 1-3 1 --- R CHW C. Lemon D. Alexander 10% 35% Home Run
t4 2-3 1 --- O CHW E. Soderholm D. Alexander -2% 33% Groundout: P-1B
t4 2-3 2 --- O CHW J. Essian D. Alexander -1% 31% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 3-2, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 5-6-7
b4 3-2 0 --- O TEX D. May C. Knapp 2% 34% Popfly: 2B
b4 3-2 1 --- O TEX T. Harrah C. Knapp 2% 35% Strikeout Looking
b4 3-2 2 --- O TEX B. Wills C. Knapp 1% 36% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 2, Rangers 3.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 2-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 1-2-3
t5 2-3 0 --- CHW R. Garr D. Alexander 5% 41% Single to LF
t5 2-3 0 1-- CHW A. Bannister D. Alexander 15% 56% Single to CF; Garr to 3B; Bannister to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
t5 2-3 0 -23 RO CHW J. Orta D. Alexander -4% 52% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Garr Scores
t5 3-3 1 -2- O CHW R. Zisk D. Alexander -5% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 3-3 2 -2- O CHW J. Spencer D. Alexander -5% 43% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Tied 3-3, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 8-9-1
b5 3-3 0 --- O TEX J. Sundberg C. Knapp 3% 46% Popfly: 2B
b5 3-3 1 --- O TEX J. Beniquez C. Knapp 2% 48% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b5 3-3 2 --- O TEX C. Washington C. Knapp 2% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 6-7-8
t6 3-3 0 --- O CHW O. Gamble D. Alexander -3% 47% Flyball: RF
t6 3-3 1 --- O CHW C. Lemon D. Alexander -2% 44% Flyball: CF
t6 3-3 2 --- O CHW E. Soderholm D. Alexander -2% 42% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Tied 3-3, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 2-3-4
b6 3-3 0 --- O TEX B. Campaneris C. Knapp 3% 46% Flyball: RF
b6 3-3 1 --- O TEX M. Hargrove C. Knapp 2% 48% Flyball: CF
b6 3-3 2 --- TEX W. Horton C. Knapp -2% 46% Single to LF
b6 3-3 2 1-- O TEX D. May C. Knapp 4% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 9-1-2
t7 3-3 0 --- O CHW J. Essian D. Alexander -4% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 3-3 1 --- O CHW R. Garr D. Alexander -3% 43% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 3-3 2 --- O CHW A. Bannister D. Alexander -2% 41% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Tied 3-3, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 6-7-8
b7 3-3 0 --- O TEX T. Harrah C. Knapp 4% 45% Foul Flyball: 1B
b7 3-3 1 --- O TEX B. Wills C. Knapp 3% 48% Foul Flyball: C
b7 3-3 2 --- TEX J. Sundberg C. Knapp -2% 46% Single to LF
b7 3-3 2 1-- O TEX J. Beniquez C. Knapp 4% 50% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 3-4-5
t8 3-3 0 --- O CHW J. Orta D. Alexander -5% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 3-3 1 --- O CHW R. Zisk D. Alexander -4% 42% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t8 3-3 2 --- CHW J. Spencer D. Alexander 3% 44% Walk
t8 3-3 2 1-- O CHW O. Gamble D. Alexander -5% 39% Groundout: P unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Tied 3-3, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 1-2-3
b8 3-3 0 --- O TEX C. Washington C. Knapp 5% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 3-3 1 --- TEX B. Campaneris C. Knapp -5% 39% Single to LF
b8 3-3 1 1-- OO TEX M. Hargrove C. Knapp 11% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Rangers' Doyle Alexander facing 7-8-9
t9 3-3 0 --- CHW C. Lemon D. Alexander 8% 58% Single to RF
t9 3-3 0 1-- O CHW E. Soderholm D. Alexander -8% 50% Foul Bunt Popfly: 1B
Royle Stillman pinch hits for Jim Essian (C) batting 9th
t9 3-3 1 1-- CHW R. Stillman D. Alexander 18% 68% Single to RF; Lemon to 3B
Paul Lindblad replaces Doyle Alexander pitching
t9 3-3 1 1-3 O CHW R. Garr P. Lindblad -18% 51% Fielder's Choice 3B; Lemon out at Hm/1B-C-SS-3B; Stillman to 3B; Garr to 2B
t9 3-3 2 -23 O CHW A. Bannister P. Lindblad -15% 36% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Rangers Batting, Tied 3-3, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 4-5-6
Brian Downing replaces Royle Stillman (PH) playing C batting 9th
b9 3-3 0 --- O TEX W. Horton C. Knapp 6% 42% Groundout: 3B-1B
b9 3-3 1 --- O TEX D. May C. Knapp 5% 46% Popfly: 2B
b9 3-3 2 --- O TEX T. Harrah C. Knapp 4% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Rangers 3.
Top of the 10th, White Sox Batting, Tied 3-3, Rangers' Paul Lindblad facing 3-4-5
t10 3-3 0 --- O CHW J. Orta P. Lindblad -6% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
t10 3-3 1 --- CHW R. Zisk P. Lindblad 6% 50% Single to LF
t10 3-3 1 1-- CHW J. Spencer P. Lindblad 22% 72% Single to LF; Zisk to 3B; Spencer to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
Adrian Devine replaces Paul Lindblad pitching
Lamar Johnson pinch hits for Oscar Gamble (DH) batting 6th
t10 3-3 1 -23 CHW L. Johnson A. Devine -0% 71% Intentional Walk
t10 3-3 1 123 R CHW C. Lemon A. Devine 18% 90% Single to CF; Zisk Scores; Spencer to 3B; Johnson to 2B
t10 4-3 1 123 O CHW E. Soderholm A. Devine -5% 85% Groundout: 1B-C/Forceout at Hm; Johnson to 3B; Lemon to 2B
t10 4-3 2 123 O CHW B. Downing A. Devine -5% 80% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 4, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 10th, Rangers Batting, Behind 3-4, White Sox' Chris Knapp facing 7-8-9
b10 3-4 0 --- O TEX B. Wills C. Knapp 9% 89% Groundout: 2B-1B
Tom Grieve pinch hits for Jim Sundberg (C) batting 8th
b10 3-4 1 --- O TEX T. Grieve C. Knapp 7% 95% Strikeout
John Ellis pinch hits for Juan Beniquez (CF) batting 9th
b10 3-4 2 --- O TEX J. Ellis C. Knapp 5% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Rangers 3.

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