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CHW
@BOS
8
3
SEA
@CLE
2
5
TOR
@DET
1
3
OAK
@MIL
7
5
BAL
@MIN
6
3
CAL
@NYY
0
3
KCR
@TEX
4
7
HOU
@CHC
2
3
PHI
@LAD
0
1
ATL
@PIT
6
3
MON
@SDP
8
6
NYM
@SFG
2
4
CIN
@STL
3
8
Wednesday, June 1, 1983,
, Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 11,729, Time of Game: 2:42
Royals
4
21-21
 Lost 1 
2nd, 3 GB
at Rangers
7
23-24
 Won 1 
3rd, 3½ GB
L: Steve Renko (4-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Royals          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  2    4 10  0
Rangers         0  0  3   0  0  2   1  1  X    7 13  1

Kansas City Royals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Wilson LF 5 0 2 2 0 1 5 .278 .328 .385 .713 -0.006 0.78 0.066 -0.071 1.2 2 0 2B
John Wathan 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .276 .313 .329 .641 -0.054 1.08 0.057 -0.111 -0.7 4 1 SB,CS
George Brett 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .364 .452 .699 1.151 -0.050 0.60 0.009 -0.060 -0.5 2 0
Hal McRae DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .348 .415 .523 .937 -0.085 0.80 0.000 -0.085 -1.2
Amos Otis CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .239 .292 .336 .627 -0.027 0.51 0.017 -0.044 0.2 0 0
Frank White 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .259 .302 .430 .732 -0.034 0.52 0.016 -0.050 -0.2 2 1 GDP
Leon Roberts RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .206 .289 .353 .642 0.007 0.58 0.032 -0.025 0.4 1 0
   Pat Sheridan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196 .229 .391 .620 -0.016 0.75 0.000 -0.016 -0.6
Don Slaught C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .243 .282 .270 .552 -0.052 0.73 0.000 -0.052 -0.8 9 1
   Willie Aikens PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304 .389 .481 .870 -0.008 0.42 0.000 -0.008 -0.3
U.L. Washington SS 4 1 3 2 0 0 4 .226 .314 .310 .624 0.019 0.35 0.040 -0.021 2.1 4 2 3B,2B
Steve Renko P 0 0
   Vida Blue P 0 0
Team Totals 36 4 10 4 1 2 37 .278 .297 .389 .686 -0.306 0.68 0.237 -0.543 -0.4 24 5
2B: U Washington (6, off R Honeycutt); W Wilson (11, off R Honeycutt).
3B: U Washington (2, off O Jones).
TB: U Washington 6; W Wilson 3; A Otis 2; L Roberts; J Wathan; F White.
GIDP: F White (5).
RBI: U Washington 2 (10); W Wilson 2 (9).
2-out RBI: U Washington 2.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Wathan-U Washington-J Wathan.
Baserunning
SB: J Wathan (13, 2nd base off R Honeycutt/J Sundberg).
CS: J Wathan (2, 2nd base by R Honeycutt POCS).

Texas Rangers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Wayne Tolleson 2B 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .296 .331 .344 .675 0.085 0.90 0.115 -0.030 0.5 4 3 SB
Billy Sample LF 4 2 3 2 0 0 4 .258 .329 .414 .742 0.114 0.64 0.118 -0.005 2.1 4 0 HR,SB
Larry Parrish RF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .265 .331 .490 .821 0.035 0.69 0.070 -0.035 0.3 1 0
Dave Hostetler DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .209 .310 .306 .616 -0.076 0.58 0.000 -0.076 -1.2
Pete O'Brien 1B 4 2 2 0 0 1 4 .224 .275 .301 .577 -0.011 0.59 0.012 -0.023 0.3 14 2 2B,GDP
Bill Stein 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .278 .300 .278 .578 -0.016 0.36 0.010 -0.026 0.6 0 7
Bucky Dent SS 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .280 .318 .357 .675 0.044 0.33 0.052 -0.008 0.6 1 6
George Wright CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .257 .297 .303 .600 -0.007 0.34 0.028 -0.035 0.4 1 0 CS
Jim Sundberg C 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .212 .259 .277 .536 0.025 0.39 0.040 -0.014 -0.6 2 0
Rick Honeycutt P 0 1
   Odell Jones P 0 0
Team Totals 35 7 13 6 1 9 36 .371 .389 .486 .875 0.193 0.54 0.445 -0.252 3.1 27 19
2B: P O'Brien (5, off V Blue).
HR: B Sample (6, off V Blue, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: B Sample 6; P O'Brien 3; G Wright 2; B Dent 2; W Tolleson; L Parrish; J Sundberg; B Stein.
GIDP: P O'Brien (3).
RBI: B Sample 2 (17); G Wright (18); B Dent (12); B Stein (4); L Parrish (26).
2-out RBI: G Wright; B Dent.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 5 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Tolleson-P O'Brien-B Dent-P O'Brien-W Tolleson.
E: B Dent (6).
Baserunning
SB: B Sample (15, 2nd base off S Renko/D Slaught); W Tolleson (11, 2nd base off S Renko/D Slaught).
CS: G Wright (5, 2nd base by S Renko/D Slaught).

Kansas City Royals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Steve Renko, L (4-4) 5.2 10 5 5 1 7 0 4.32 26 35 -0.187 0.71 -2.6
Vida Blue 2.1 3 2 2 0 2 1 4.70 10 2 0 -0.006 0.05 -0.5
Team Totals 8 13 7 7 1 9 1 7.88 36 35 2 0 -0.193 0.54 -3.1

Texas Rangers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Rick Honeycutt, W (7-3) 8 9 4 3 1 1 0 1.84 33 50 0.277 0.71 0.9
Odell Jones 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.77 4 2 2 0.029 0.43 -0.5
Team Totals 9 10 4 3 1 2 0 3.00 37 50 2 2 0.306 0.68 0.4
R Honeycutt faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: R Honeycutt (7; J Wathan, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Vic Voltaggio, 1B - Rich Garcia, 2B - Don Denkinger, 3B - Mike Reilly.
Time of Game: 2:42.
Attendance: 11,729.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Kansas City Royals         Texas Rangers
1 Willie Wilson LF 1 Wayne Tolleson 2B
2 John Wathan 1B 2 Billy Sample LF
3 George Brett 3B 3 Larry Parrish RF
4 Hal McRae DH 4 Dave Hostetler DH
5 Amos Otis CF 5 Pete O'Brien 1B
6 Frank White 2B 6 Bill Stein 3B
7 Leon Roberts RF 7 Bucky Dent SS
8 Don Slaught C 8 George Wright CF
9 U.L. Washington SS 9 Jim Sundberg C
Steve Renko P Rick Honeycutt P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 0-0 0 1-- TEX W. Tolleson S. Renko 10% 69% Single to RF; Sundberg to 3B
b3 0-0 0 -23 R TEX B. Sample S. Renko 8% 79% Single to RF; Sundberg Scores; Tolleson to 3B
b3 1-0 0 1-3 R TEX L. Parrish S. Renko 7% 86% Single to RF; Tolleson Scores; Sample to 3B
t6 0-3 1 1-- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 4% 91% Wathan Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
t4 0-3 0 -2- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 4% 81% Flyball: LF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O KCR W. Wilson R. Honeycutt 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O KCR J. Wathan R. Honeycutt 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O TEX W. Tolleson S. Renko -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- TEX B. Sample S. Renko 2% 55% Single to LF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O TEX L. Parrish S. Renko -3% 52% Foul Flyball: 3B
b1 0-0 2 1-- TEX D. Hostetler S. Renko 1% 53% Sample Steals 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- O TEX D. Hostetler S. Renko -3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O KCR H. McRae R. Honeycutt 2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O KCR A. Otis R. Honeycutt 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O KCR F. White R. Honeycutt 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O TEX P. O'Brien S. Renko -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-0 1 --- O TEX B. Stein S. Renko -2% 51% Strikeout
b2 0-0 2 --- TEX B. Dent S. Renko 1% 52% Single to CF
b2 0-0 2 1-- O TEX G. Wright S. Renko -2% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Royals Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O KCR L. Roberts R. Honeycutt 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O KCR D. Slaught R. Honeycutt 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- KCR U. Washington R. Honeycutt -3% 52% Double to LF
t3 0-0 2 -2- O KCR W. Wilson R. Honeycutt 4% 55% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- TEX J. Sundberg S. Renko 4% 59% Single to LF
b3 0-0 0 1-- TEX W. Tolleson S. Renko 10% 69% Single to RF; Sundberg to 3B
b3 0-0 0 1-3 TEX B. Sample S. Renko 1% 71% Tolleson Steals 2B
b3 0-0 0 -23 R TEX B. Sample S. Renko 8% 79% Single to RF; Sundberg Scores; Tolleson to 3B
b3 1-0 0 1-3 R TEX L. Parrish S. Renko 7% 86% Single to RF; Tolleson Scores; Sample to 3B
b3 2-0 0 1-3 O TEX D. Hostetler S. Renko -4% 82% Strikeout
b3 2-0 1 1-3 ROO TEX P. O'Brien S. Renko 0% 82% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-1B; Sample Scores
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Top of the 4th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-3, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 2-3-4
t4 0-3 0 --- KCR J. Wathan R. Honeycutt -4% 78% Single to RF
t4 0-3 0 1-- KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt -2% 76% Wathan Steals 2B
t4 0-3 0 -2- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 4% 81% Flyball: LF
t4 0-3 1 -2- O KCR H. McRae R. Honeycutt 3% 84% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-3 2 -2- O KCR A. Otis R. Honeycutt 3% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 6-7-8
b4 3-0 0 --- O TEX B. Stein S. Renko -1% 86% Flyball: LF
b4 3-0 1 --- O TEX B. Dent S. Renko -1% 85% Strikeout
b4 3-0 2 --- TEX G. Wright S. Renko 1% 85% Single to CF
b4 3-0 2 1-- O TEX J. Sundberg S. Renko -1% 84% Wright Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Top of the 5th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-3, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 6-7-8
t5 0-3 0 --- O KCR F. White R. Honeycutt 2% 87% Flyball: CF
t5 0-3 1 --- KCR L. Roberts R. Honeycutt -3% 84% Single to LF
t5 0-3 1 1-- O KCR D. Slaught R. Honeycutt 3% 87% Flyball: LF
t5 0-3 2 1-- O KCR U. Washington R. Honeycutt 2% 89% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 9-1-2
b5 3-0 0 --- O TEX J. Sundberg S. Renko -1% 88% Strikeout
b5 3-0 1 --- O TEX W. Tolleson S. Renko -1% 87% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 3-0 2 --- O TEX B. Sample S. Renko -0% 87% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Top of the 6th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-3, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 1-2-3
t6 0-3 0 --- KCR W. Wilson R. Honeycutt -4% 83% Single to 3B
t6 0-3 0 1-- O KCR J. Wathan R. Honeycutt 4% 87% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-3 1 1-- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 4% 91% Wathan Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
t6 0-3 2 --- O KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt 1% 92% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Royals' Steve Renko facing 3-4-5
b6 3-0 0 --- O TEX L. Parrish S. Renko -1% 91% Flyball: LF
b6 3-0 1 --- O TEX D. Hostetler S. Renko -1% 90% Foul Flyball: 3B
b6 3-0 2 --- TEX P. O'Brien S. Renko 0% 91% Single to RF
b6 3-0 2 1-- TEX B. Stein S. Renko 1% 91% Walk; O'Brien to 2B
b6 3-0 2 12- R TEX B. Dent S. Renko 4% 95% Single to CF; O'Brien Scores; Stein to 2B
b6 4-0 2 12- R TEX G. Wright S. Renko 2% 98% Single to LF; Stein Scores; Dent to 3B
Vida Blue replaces Steve Renko pitching
b6 5-0 2 1-3 O TEX J. Sundberg V. Blue -1% 97% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 5.
Top of the 7th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-5, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 4-5-6
t7 0-5 0 --- O KCR H. McRae R. Honeycutt 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 0-5 1 --- KCR A. Otis R. Honeycutt -1% 97% Single to LF
t7 0-5 1 1-- OO KCR F. White R. Honeycutt 2% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B-SS-1B-2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Royals' Vida Blue facing 1-2-3
b7 5-0 0 --- O TEX W. Tolleson V. Blue -0% 99% Strikeout
b7 5-0 1 --- R TEX B. Sample V. Blue 1% 99% Home Run
b7 6-0 1 --- O TEX L. Parrish V. Blue -0% 99% Strikeout
b7 6-0 2 --- O TEX D. Hostetler V. Blue -0% 99% Foul Flyball: 1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Royals 0, Rangers 6.
Top of the 8th, Royals Batting, Behind 0-6, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 7-8-9
t8 0-6 0 --- KCR L. Roberts R. Honeycutt -1% 99% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t8 0-6 0 1-- O KCR D. Slaught R. Honeycutt 1% 99% Flyball: LF
t8 0-6 1 1-- KCR U. Washington R. Honeycutt -1% 99% Single to LF; Roberts to 2B
t8 0-6 1 12- RR KCR W. Wilson R. Honeycutt -2% 96% Double to RF; Roberts Scores/unER; Washington Scores
t8 2-6 1 -2- O KCR J. Wathan R. Honeycutt 2% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-6 2 -2- KCR G. Brett R. Honeycutt -1% 97% Walk
t8 2-6 2 12- O KCR H. McRae R. Honeycutt 2% 99% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Royals 2, Rangers 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 6-2, Royals' Vida Blue facing 5-6-7
b8 6-2 0 --- TEX P. O'Brien V. Blue 0% 99% Double to RF
b8 6-2 0 -2- R TEX B. Stein V. Blue 0% 100% Single to CF; O'Brien Scores
b8 7-2 0 1-- O TEX B. Dent V. Blue -0% 100% Popfly: SS
b8 7-2 1 1-- O TEX G. Wright V. Blue -0% 99% Popfly: SS
b8 7-2 2 1-- O TEX J. Sundberg V. Blue -0% 99% Popfly: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 2, Rangers 7.
Top of the 9th, Royals Batting, Behind 2-7, Rangers' Rick Honeycutt facing 5-6-7
t9 2-7 0 --- KCR A. Otis R. Honeycutt -1% 99% Single to LF
t9 2-7 0 1-- KCR F. White R. Honeycutt -2% 97% Single to LF; Otis to 2B
Odell Jones replaces Rick Honeycutt pitching
Pat Sheridan pinch hits for Leon Roberts (RF) batting 7th
t9 2-7 0 12- O KCR P. Sheridan O. Jones 2% 99% Flyball: RF
Willie Aikens pinch hits for Don Slaught (C) batting 8th
t9 2-7 1 12- O KCR W. Aikens O. Jones 1% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Otis to 3B; White to 2B
t9 2-7 2 -23 RR KCR U. Washington O. Jones -1% 99% Triple to LF; Otis Scores; White Scores
t9 4-7 2 --3 O KCR W. Wilson O. Jones 1% 100% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Royals 4, Rangers 7.

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