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Standings
NYY
@DET
1
3
SEA
@KCR
12
7
MIN
@TEX
7
6
CLE
@TOR
1
8
HOU
@ATL
5
7
PIT
@MON
4
2
STL
@PHI
3
5
LAD
@SDP
2
3
Monday, May 21, 1979, 1:32PM
, Exhibition Stadium
Attendance: 12,260, Time of Game: 2:30
Indians
1
16-23
 Lost 1 
6th, 10 GB
at Blue Jays
8
11-31
 Won 1 
7th, 16½ GB
L: Rick Wise (3-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  0
Blue Jays       0  0  0   5  0  0   2  1  X    8 13  0

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bobby Bonds DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .289 .367 .456 .823 -0.056 0.72 0.035 -0.091 -0.8 CS,HBP
Paul Dade RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .274 .326 .321 .648 -0.036 0.35 0.000 -0.036 -0.6 4 0
Rick Manning CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .265 .329 .346 .675 0.022 0.59 0.051 -0.029 0.3 3 0 SB
Andre Thornton 1B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .188 .303 .367 .670 -0.028 0.78 0.032 -0.060 0.2 5 1 2B
Jim Norris LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .222 .290 .322 .612 -0.030 0.83 0.041 -0.071 -0.1 1 0 GDP
Toby Harrah 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .226 .355 .358 .713 -0.017 0.84 0.024 -0.041 -1.4 1 0 GDP
Gary Alexander C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .203 .281 .359 .640 0.077 0.92 0.123 -0.046 0.1 6 1
Duane Kuiper 2B 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .258 .295 .280 .575 -0.071 1.02 0.008 -0.078 -0.7 0 2
Tom Veryzer SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .242 .296 .282 .579 -0.056 0.70 0.000 -0.056 -0.7 3 1
Rick Wise P 1 0
   Don Hood P 0 1
   Victor Cruz P 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 7 1 3 8 34 .233 .324 .267 .590 -0.195 0.74 0.314 -0.508 -3.7 24 6
2B: A Thornton (8, off D Lemanczyk).
HBP: B Bonds (3, by D Lemanczyk).
TB: D Kuiper 2; A Thornton 2; G Alexander; J Norris; R Manning; T Harrah.
GIDP: J Norris (1); T Harrah (4).
RBI: G Alexander (22).
2-out RBI: G Alexander.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
Baserunning
SB: R Manning (10, 2nd base off D Lemanczyk/R Cerone).
CS: B Bonds (5, 2nd base by D Lemanczyk/R Cerone).

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Alfredo Griffin SS 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .252 .331 .333 .665 0.029 0.43 0.069 -0.041 2.4 4 2 3B,2B
Bob Bailor RF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .255 .330 .299 .629 -0.034 0.49 0.032 -0.065 -0.1 2 0 CS
Roy Howell 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .264 .319 .380 .699 -0.022 0.52 0.022 -0.044 -1.0 0 2 2B
Rico Carty DH 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .270 .346 .418 .764 0.031 0.61 0.067 -0.037 1.3 2B
   Ted Wilborn PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
John Mayberry 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .282 .395 .435 .830 -0.001 0.68 0.027 -0.028 -0.6 10 0
Al Woods LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .277 .333 .366 .699 0.098 0.87 0.104 -0.006 0.2 1 0
Rick Bosetti CF 4 1 1 2 0 2 4 .232 .247 .327 .575 0.182 1.11 0.216 -0.033 1.2 1 0 2B,SB
Rick Cerone C 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .205 .315 .307 .623 -0.025 0.67 0.012 -0.037 -0.7 8 1 SF
Danny Ainge 2B 4 3 3 1 0 0 4 .750 .750 .750 1.500 0.048 0.52 0.073 -0.025 1.1 1 5
Dave Lemanczyk P 0 1
Team Totals 35 8 13 8 2 4 38 .371 .395 .543 .938 0.306 0.65 0.622 -0.316 3.8 27 11
2B: R Howell (9, off R Wise); R Carty (6, off R Wise); R Bosetti (7, off R Wise); A Griffin (5, off V Cruz).
3B: A Griffin (4, off R Wise).
SF: R Cerone (1, off R Wise).
TB: A Griffin 6; R Carty 3; D Ainge 3; R Bosetti 2; R Howell 2; A Woods 2; B Bailor.
RBI: R Carty 2 (17); R Bosetti 2 (18); A Griffin 2 (8); R Cerone (17); D Ainge (1).
2-out RBI: A Griffin 2; D Ainge.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Lemanczyk-A Griffin-J Mayberry; D Ainge-A Griffin-J Mayberry.
Baserunning
SB: R Bosetti (5, 2nd base off R Wise/G Alexander).
CS: B Bailor (1, 2nd base by R Wise/G Alexander).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Rick Wise, L (3-5) 3.2 8 5 5 1 1 0 3.94 19 25 -0.320 1.12 -3.3
Don Hood 2.1 2 2 2 0 1 0 5.02 9 1 0 0.027 0.18 0.4
Victor Cruz 2 3 1 1 1 2 0 3.72 10 2 2 -0.012 0.09 -0.9
Team Totals 8 13 8 8 2 4 0 9.00 38 25 3 2 -0.305 0.65 -3.8
D Hood faced 2 batters in the 7th inning.

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dave Lemanczyk, W (4-2) 9 7 1 1 3 8 0 2.57 34 74 0.195 0.74 3.7
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 3 8 0 1.00 34 74 0.195 0.74 3.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: D Lemanczyk (2; B Bonds).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Terry Cooney, 1B - Dale Ford, 2B - Mike Reilly, 3B - Bill Kunkel.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: 12,260.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 59° F.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Toronto Blue Jays
1 Bobby Bonds DH 1 Alfredo Griffin SS
2 Paul Dade RF 2 Bob Bailor RF
3 Rick Manning CF 3 Roy Howell 3B
4 Andre Thornton 1B 4 Rico Carty DH
5 Jim Norris LF 5 John Mayberry 1B
6 Toby Harrah 3B 6 Al Woods LF
7 Gary Alexander C 7 Rick Bosetti CF
8 Duane Kuiper 2B 8 Rick Cerone C
9 Tom Veryzer SS 9 Danny Ainge 2B
Rick Wise P Dave Lemanczyk P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-1 1 123 RR TOR R. Bosetti R. Wise 21% 76% Double to LF; Carty Scores; Mayberry Scores; Woods to 3B
t4 0-0 2 12- R CLE G. Alexander D. Lemanczyk -12% 39% Single to LF; Thornton Scores; Harrah to 2B
b4 0-1 1 12- TOR A. Woods R. Wise 8% 56% Single to LF; Carty to 3B; Mayberry to 2B
b4 3-1 2 --3 R TOR D. Ainge R. Wise 7% 85% Single; Bosetti Scores
b4 4-1 2 1-- R TOR A. Griffin R. Wise 6% 91% Triple to RF; Ainge Scores

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' Dave Lemanczyk facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CLE B. Bonds D. Lemanczyk -4% 46% Hit By Pitch
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CLE P. Dade D. Lemanczyk 6% 52% Bonds Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t1 0-0 1 --- O CLE P. Dade D. Lemanczyk 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- CLE R. Manning D. Lemanczyk -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- CLE A. Thornton D. Lemanczyk -1% 52% Manning Steals 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O CLE A. Thornton D. Lemanczyk 3% 55% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Rick Wise facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O TOR A. Griffin R. Wise -2% 53% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 1 --- TOR B. Bailor R. Wise 2% 55% Single to LF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O TOR R. Howell R. Wise -4% 51% Bailor Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b1 0-0 2 --- TOR R. Howell R. Wise 2% 53% Double to RF
b1 0-0 2 -2- O TOR R. Carty R. Wise -3% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- CLE J. Norris D. Lemanczyk -4% 46% Single to CF
t2 0-0 0 1-- O CLE T. Harrah D. Lemanczyk 2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B; Norris to 2B
t2 0-0 1 -2- O CLE G. Alexander D. Lemanczyk 4% 52% Lineout: LF
t2 0-0 2 -2- O CLE D. Kuiper D. Lemanczyk 3% 55% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Rick Wise facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O TOR J. Mayberry R. Wise -2% 53% Groundout: 1B-P
b2 0-0 1 --- TOR A. Woods R. Wise 3% 55% Single to RF
b2 0-0 1 1-- O TOR R. Bosetti R. Wise -3% 52% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-0 2 1-- TOR R. Cerone R. Wise 1% 53% Bosetti Steals 2B
b2 0-0 2 -2- O TOR R. Cerone R. Wise -3% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O CLE T. Veryzer D. Lemanczyk 3% 53% Foul Flyball: 1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Lemanczyk 2% 54% Strikeout
t3 0-0 2 --- O CLE P. Dade D. Lemanczyk 1% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Rick Wise facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- O TOR D. Ainge R. Wise -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 0-0 1 --- O TOR A. Griffin R. Wise -2% 51% Flyball: SS
b3 0-0 2 --- O TOR B. Bailor R. Wise -1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 0, Blue Jays 0.
Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 3-4-5
t4 0-0 0 --- O CLE R. Manning D. Lemanczyk 3% 53% Strikeout
t4 0-0 1 --- CLE A. Thornton D. Lemanczyk -3% 50% Walk
t4 0-0 1 1-- O CLE J. Norris D. Lemanczyk 3% 53% Strikeout
t4 0-0 2 1-- CLE T. Harrah D. Lemanczyk -2% 51% Single to LF; Thornton to 2B
t4 0-0 2 12- R CLE G. Alexander D. Lemanczyk -12% 39% Single to LF; Thornton Scores; Harrah to 2B
t4 1-0 2 12- O CLE D. Kuiper D. Lemanczyk 4% 43% Single/runner struck by batted ball and is out; Alexander out at 2B/2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Indians' Rick Wise facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- O TOR R. Howell R. Wise -3% 40% Strikeout
b4 0-1 1 --- TOR R. Carty R. Wise 5% 45% Double to RF
b4 0-1 1 -2- TOR J. Mayberry R. Wise 3% 48% Walk
b4 0-1 1 12- TOR A. Woods R. Wise 8% 56% Single to LF; Carty to 3B; Mayberry to 2B
b4 0-1 1 123 RR TOR R. Bosetti R. Wise 21% 76% Double to LF; Carty Scores; Mayberry Scores; Woods to 3B
b4 2-1 1 -23 RO TOR R. Cerone R. Wise 1% 78% Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Woods Scores; Bosetti to 3B
b4 3-1 2 --3 R TOR D. Ainge R. Wise 7% 85% Single; Bosetti Scores
b4 4-1 2 1-- R TOR A. Griffin R. Wise 6% 91% Triple to RF; Ainge Scores
Don Hood replaces Rick Wise pitching
b4 5-1 2 --3 O TOR B. Bailor D. Hood -1% 89% Flyball: CF
5 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 9-1-2
t5 1-5 0 --- O CLE T. Veryzer D. Lemanczyk 2% 91% Strikeout
t5 1-5 1 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Lemanczyk 1% 92% Flyball: CF
t5 1-5 2 --- O CLE P. Dade D. Lemanczyk 1% 93% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Don Hood facing 3-4-5
b5 5-1 0 --- O TOR R. Howell D. Hood -1% 92% Groundout: P-SS-1B
b5 5-1 1 --- O TOR R. Carty D. Hood -0% 92% Flyball: RF
b5 5-1 2 --- O TOR J. Mayberry D. Hood -0% 92% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 3-4-5
t6 1-5 0 --- CLE R. Manning D. Lemanczyk -3% 89% Single to CF
t6 1-5 0 1-- O CLE A. Thornton D. Lemanczyk 3% 91% Strikeout
t6 1-5 1 1-- OO CLE J. Norris D. Lemanczyk 4% 95% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Don Hood facing 6-7-8
b6 5-1 0 --- O TOR A. Woods D. Hood -0% 95% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b6 5-1 1 --- O TOR R. Bosetti D. Hood -0% 94% Strikeout
b6 5-1 2 --- O TOR R. Cerone D. Hood -0% 94% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 6-7-8
t7 1-5 0 --- O CLE T. Harrah D. Lemanczyk 2% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 1-5 1 --- O CLE G. Alexander D. Lemanczyk 1% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 1-5 2 --- CLE D. Kuiper D. Lemanczyk -1% 96% Single to LF
t7 1-5 2 1-- O CLE T. Veryzer D. Lemanczyk 1% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Don Hood facing 9-1-2
b7 5-1 0 --- TOR D. Ainge D. Hood 0% 97% Single to CF
b7 5-1 0 1-- TOR A. Griffin D. Hood 1% 98% Single; Ainge to 2B
Victor Cruz replaces Don Hood pitching
b7 5-1 0 12- TOR B. Bailor V. Cruz 1% 99% Walk; Ainge to 3B; Griffin to 2B
b7 5-1 0 123 O TOR R. Howell V. Cruz -1% 98% Foul Flyball: C
b7 5-1 1 123 RR TOR R. Carty V. Cruz 1% 99% Single to CF; Ainge Scores; Griffin Scores; Bailor to 2B
Ted Wilborn pinch runs for Rico Carty (DH) batting 4th
b7 7-1 1 12- O TOR J. Mayberry V. Cruz -0% 99% Foul Flyball: C
b7 7-1 2 12- O TOR A. Woods V. Cruz -0% 99% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 7.
Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-7, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 1-2-3
t8 1-7 0 --- O CLE B. Bonds D. Lemanczyk 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t8 1-7 1 --- O CLE P. Dade D. Lemanczyk 0% 100% Strikeout
t8 1-7 2 --- O CLE R. Manning D. Lemanczyk 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 7-1, Indians' Victor Cruz facing 7-8-9
b8 7-1 0 --- O TOR R. Bosetti V. Cruz -0% 100% Strikeout
b8 7-1 1 --- O TOR R. Cerone V. Cruz -0% 100% Strikeout
b8 7-1 2 --- TOR D. Ainge V. Cruz 0% 100% Single to RF
b8 7-1 2 1-- R TOR A. Griffin V. Cruz 0% 100% Double to RF; Ainge Scores
b8 8-1 2 -2- O TOR B. Bailor V. Cruz -0% 100% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 8.
Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-8, Blue Jays' Dave Lemanczyk facing 4-5-6
t9 1-8 0 --- CLE A. Thornton D. Lemanczyk -0% 100% Double to LF
t9 1-8 0 -2- CLE J. Norris D. Lemanczyk -0% 99% Walk
t9 1-8 0 12- OO CLE T. Harrah D. Lemanczyk 1% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B; Thornton to 3B
t9 1-8 2 --3 O CLE G. Alexander D. Lemanczyk 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 1, Blue Jays 8.

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