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Scores
Standings
BOS
@BAL
7
3
CAL
@CHW
10
6
SEA
@KCR
8
6
 
(10)
TEX
@MIN
2
12
CLE
@TOR
4
0
Thursday, June 23, 1977, 7:33PM
, Exhibition Stadium
Attendance: 16,747, Time of Game: 1:47
Indians
4
32-31
 Won 8 
4th, 7½ GB
at Blue Jays
0
24-41
 Lost 4 
7th, 16½ GB
W: Wayne Garland (4-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         1  0  0   2  0  1   0  0  0    4  7  1
Blue Jays       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Duane Kuiper 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .265 .635 0.002 0.55 0.035 -0.034 -0.1 3 3
Paul Dade RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .340 .799 -0.046 0.61 0.007 -0.052 -0.6 1 0
Jim Norris CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 .283 .724 0.085 0.53 0.112 -0.026 0.7 4 0 2B
Rico Carty DH 4 2 2 1 0 0 .285 .756 0.058 0.62 0.090 -0.032 0.9 HR
Andre Thornton 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .196 .713 -0.028 0.70 0.014 -0.042 -0.7 14 1
Buddy Bell 3B 4 1 1 2 0 0 .300 .819 0.127 0.76 0.177 -0.050 0.9 1 4 HR
Johnny Grubb LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 .291 .879 0.019 0.34 0.033 -0.014 0.0 2 0
Fred Kendall C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .660 -0.043 0.60 0.000 -0.043 -0.7 1 0
Frank Duffy SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .201 .539 -0.064 0.58 0.000 -0.064 -0.9 0 8 GDP
Wayne Garland P 1 1
Team Totals 33 4 7 4 1 4 .212 .660 0.110 0.59 0.468 -0.357 -0.6 27 17
2B: J Norris (8, off J Jefferson).
HR: R Carty (3, off J Jefferson; 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF); B Bell (6, off J Jefferson; 4th inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: R Carty 5; B Bell 4; J Norris 2; A Thornton; P Dade; D Kuiper.
GIDP: F Duffy (3).
RBI: B Bell 2 (31); R Carty (19); J Norris (22).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Fielding
E: J Norris (2).

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
John Scott CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .238 .593 -0.103 1.31 0.022 -0.125 -0.7 3 0
Bob Bailor SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .773 -0.082 0.79 0.000 -0.082 -1.0 0 3
Roy Howell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .741 -0.054 0.51 0.000 -0.054 -0.8 0 5
Ron Fairly RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .883 -0.054 0.52 0.000 -0.054 -0.7 4 0
Doug Rader DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 .257 .784 0.003 0.66 0.044 -0.041 -0.2
Sam Ewing LF 3 0 2 0 1 1 .311 .777 0.105 0.69 0.106 -0.002 0.9 2 0
Doug Ault 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .727 -0.115 1.45 0.000 -0.115 -1.1 11 1
Hector Torres 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .609 -0.091 1.32 0.000 -0.091 -0.9 2 3
Alan Ashby C 2 0 0 0 1 0 .199 .576 0.000 1.10 0.035 -0.035 -0.1 4 0
Jesse Jefferson P 1 1
Team Totals 31 0 4 0 2 1 .129 .311 -0.391 0.90 0.207 -0.599 -4.6 27 13
TB: S Ewing 2; J Scott; D Rader.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Howell-H Torres-D Ault.

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wayne Garland, W (4-7) 9 4 0 0 2 1 0 4.67 33 78 0.390 0.90 4.6
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 2 1 0 0.00 33 78 0.390 0.90 4.6

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jesse Jefferson, L (3-7) 9 7 4 4 1 4 2 4.29 34 60 -0.110 0.59 0.6
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 1 4 2 4.00 34 60 -0.110 0.59 0.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Joe Brinkman, 1B - Rich Garcia, 2B - Nestor Chylak, 3B - Steve Palermo.
Time of Game: 1:47.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 75° F, Night.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Toronto Blue Jays
1 Duane Kuiper 2B 1 John Scott CF
2 Paul Dade RF 2 Bob Bailor SS
3 Jim Norris CF 3 Roy Howell 3B
4 Rico Carty DH 4 Ron Fairly RF
5 Andre Thornton 1B 5 Doug Rader DH
6 Buddy Bell 3B 6 Sam Ewing LF
7 Johnny Grubb LF 7 Doug Ault 1B
8 Fred Kendall C 8 Hector Torres 2B
9 Frank Duffy SS 9 Alan Ashby C
Wayne Garland P Jesse Jefferson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 1-0 1 1-- RR CLE B. Bell J. Jefferson 18% 80% Home Run; Carty Scores
t1 0-0 1 1-- R CLE J. Norris J. Jefferson 11% 61% Double to LF; Kuiper Scores
b5 0-3 2 123 O TOR J. Scott W. Garland 9% 86% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b5 0-3 0 1-- TOR S. Ewing W. Garland -7% 69% Single to RF; Rader to 2B
b5 0-3 0 12- O TOR D. Ault W. Garland 7% 76% Flyball: RF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE D. Kuiper J. Jefferson 4% 54% Single to CF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE P. Dade J. Jefferson -3% 50% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- R CLE J. Norris J. Jefferson 11% 61% Double to LF; Kuiper Scores
t1 1-0 1 -2- O CLE R. Carty J. Jefferson -3% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 1-0 2 -2- CLE A. Thornton J. Jefferson 1% 60% Single to 3B; Norris to 3B
t1 1-0 2 1-3 O CLE B. Bell J. Jefferson -4% 55% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O TOR J. Scott W. Garland 2% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O TOR B. Bailor W. Garland 2% 59% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 2 --- O TOR R. Howell W. Garland 1% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 7-8-9
t2 1-0 0 --- CLE J. Grubb J. Jefferson 3% 64% Walk
t2 1-0 0 1-- O CLE F. Kendall J. Jefferson -3% 61% Flyball: RF
t2 1-0 1 1-- OO CLE F. Duffy J. Jefferson -5% 56% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O TOR R. Fairly W. Garland 3% 58% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-1 1 --- O TOR D. Rader W. Garland 2% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-1 2 --- TOR S. Ewing W. Garland -1% 59% Walk
b2 0-1 2 1-- O TOR D. Ault W. Garland 3% 61% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 1-2-3
t3 1-0 0 --- O CLE D. Kuiper J. Jefferson -2% 59% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 1-0 1 --- O CLE P. Dade J. Jefferson -2% 58% Flyball: RF
t3 1-0 2 --- O CLE J. Norris J. Jefferson -1% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- O TOR H. Torres W. Garland 3% 59% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 0-1 1 --- O TOR A. Ashby W. Garland 2% 61% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b3 0-1 2 --- O TOR J. Scott W. Garland 1% 62% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Ahead 1-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 4-5-6
t4 1-0 0 --- CLE R. Carty J. Jefferson 4% 66% Single to LF
t4 1-0 0 1-- O CLE A. Thornton J. Jefferson -3% 63% Strikeout Looking
t4 1-0 1 1-- RR CLE B. Bell J. Jefferson 18% 80% Home Run; Carty Scores
t4 3-0 1 --- O CLE J. Grubb J. Jefferson -1% 79% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 3-0 2 --- O CLE F. Kendall J. Jefferson -1% 79% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 2-3-4
b4 0-3 0 --- O TOR B. Bailor W. Garland 2% 81% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-3 1 --- O TOR R. Howell W. Garland 2% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-3 2 --- O TOR R. Fairly W. Garland 1% 84% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 3, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 9-1-2
t5 3-0 0 --- O CLE F. Duffy J. Jefferson -1% 83% Strikeout Looking
t5 3-0 1 --- O CLE D. Kuiper J. Jefferson -1% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 3-0 2 --- CLE P. Dade J. Jefferson 1% 82% Single to RF
t5 3-0 2 1-- O CLE J. Norris J. Jefferson -1% 81% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 3, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-3, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 5-6-7
b5 0-3 0 --- TOR D. Rader W. Garland -4% 77% Single to CF
b5 0-3 0 1-- TOR S. Ewing W. Garland -7% 69% Single to RF; Rader to 2B
b5 0-3 0 12- O TOR D. Ault W. Garland 7% 76% Flyball: RF
b5 0-3 1 12- O TOR H. Torres W. Garland 5% 81% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Rader to 3B
b5 0-3 2 1-3 TOR A. Ashby W. Garland -3% 78% Walk; Torres to 2B
b5 0-3 2 123 O TOR J. Scott W. Garland 9% 86% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Indians 3, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Ahead 3-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 4-5-6
t6 3-0 0 --- R CLE R. Carty J. Jefferson 5% 92% Home Run
t6 4-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Jefferson -1% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 4-0 1 --- O CLE B. Bell J. Jefferson -1% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 4-0 2 --- O CLE J. Grubb J. Jefferson -0% 90% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 2-3-4
b6 0-4 0 --- O TOR B. Bailor W. Garland 2% 92% Flyball: LF
b6 0-4 1 --- O TOR R. Howell W. Garland 1% 94% Flyball: CF
b6 0-4 2 --- O TOR R. Fairly W. Garland 1% 94% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 8-9-1
t7 4-0 0 --- O CLE F. Kendall J. Jefferson -1% 94% Flyball: CF
t7 4-0 1 --- O CLE F. Duffy J. Jefferson -0% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 4-0 2 --- O CLE D. Kuiper J. Jefferson -0% 93% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 5-6-7
b7 0-4 0 --- O TOR D. Rader W. Garland 2% 95% Flyball: CF
b7 0-4 1 --- TOR S. Ewing W. Garland -2% 93% Single to RF
b7 0-4 1 1-- O TOR D. Ault W. Garland 2% 95% Flyball: CF
b7 0-4 2 1-- O TOR H. Torres W. Garland 1% 96% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 2-3-4
t8 4-0 0 --- O CLE P. Dade J. Jefferson -0% 96% Flyball: LF
t8 4-0 1 --- O CLE J. Norris J. Jefferson -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 4-0 2 --- O CLE R. Carty J. Jefferson -0% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 9-1-2
b8 0-4 0 --- O TOR A. Ashby W. Garland 2% 97% Groundout: 1B-P
b8 0-4 1 --- TOR J. Scott W. Garland -2% 95% Single to CF; Scott to 2B/Adv on E8
b8 0-4 1 -2- O TOR B. Bailor W. Garland 2% 97% Groundout: SS-1B; Scott to 3B
b8 0-4 2 --3 O TOR R. Howell W. Garland 1% 99% Lineout: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Ahead 4-0, Blue Jays' Jesse Jefferson facing 5-6-7
t9 4-0 0 --- O CLE A. Thornton J. Jefferson -0% 98% Flyball: RF
t9 4-0 1 --- O CLE B. Bell J. Jefferson -0% 98% Flyball: RF
t9 4-0 2 --- O CLE J. Grubb J. Jefferson -0% 98% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-4, Indians' Wayne Garland facing 4-5-6
b9 0-4 0 --- O TOR R. Fairly W. Garland 1% 99% Flyball: CF
b9 0-4 1 --- O TOR D. Rader W. Garland 1% 100% Groundout: P-1B
b9 0-4 2 --- O TOR S. Ewing W. Garland 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 4, Blue Jays 0.

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