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Standings
OAK
@ANA
3
4
 
(10)
CHW
@BOS
9
5
CLE
@KCR
16
3
DET
@MIN
3
8
BAL
@NYY
5
9
SEA
@TEX
4
10
TBD
@TOR
1
3
LAD
@CHC
3
6
SFG
@MIL
6
9
HOU
@MON
2
4
CIN
@NYM
3
7
CIN
@NYM
3
5
STL
@PHI
10
8
SDP
@PIT
0
3
Tuesday, May 19, 1998, 7:07
, SkyDome
Attendance: 25,662, Time of Game: 2:15
Devil Rays
1
20-23
 Lost 1 
4th, 11½ GB
at Blue Jays
3
21-23
 Won 1 
3rd, 11 GB
S: Randy Myers (10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Devil Rays      0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    1  2  0
Blue Jays       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  X    3  4  0

Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dave Martinez RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .264 .358 .350 .708 15 10 -0.156 1.39 0.000 -0.156 -1.1 2 0
Quinton McCracken CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .324 .349 .458 .807 12 9 -0.142 1.26 0.000 -0.142 -0.9 6 0
Wade Boggs 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .289 .357 .447 .805 20 10 0.060 1.03 0.108 -0.047 0.3 1 1
Fred McGriff 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .272 .347 .438 .785 11 8 -0.151 1.54 0.000 -0.151 -1.1 6 0
Paul Sorrento DH 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .245 .318 .417 .736 13 8 -0.024 0.71 0.020 -0.044 -0.3
   Aaron Ledesma PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .360 .407 .460 .867 2 2 -0.054 2.20 0.000 -0.054 -0.3
Mike Kelly LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .268 .318 .451 .769 17 12 -0.115 1.00 0.000 -0.115 -0.9 1 0
Mike Difelice C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .196 .255 .373 .627 8 7 -0.046 0.90 0.000 -0.046 -0.4 3 1
   Randy Winn PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .636 .692 .818 1.510 7 3 0.068 1.51 0.068 0.000 0.4
   John Flaherty C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 .235 .258 .493 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Kevin Stocker SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .236 .326 .433 .759 13 8 0.113 1.26 0.144 -0.031 0.7 1 1
Miguel Cairo 2B 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 .254 .288 .317 .605 15 8 -0.070 1.76 0.014 -0.083 -0.3 3 1
Dennis Springer P 0 1
Team Totals 29 1 2 1 4 8 33 .069 .182 .069 .251 133 85 -0.517 1.26 0.354 -0.869 -4.0 24 5
TB: K Stocker; W Boggs.
RBI: M Cairo (14).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 3.

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Alex Gonzalez SS 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .245 .283 .350 .633 14 9 0.117 0.70 0.138 -0.021 1.3 3 2 HR,SB
Shawn Green RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .224 .282 .385 .667 11 6 -0.044 0.56 0.000 -0.044 -0.8 2 0
Jose Canseco DH 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .235 .326 .519 .845 17 10 0.086 0.61 0.117 -0.032 0.8 HR
Carlos Delgado 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .301 .398 .495 .893 9 7 -0.017 0.41 0.008 -0.025 -0.2 4 1
Felipe Crespo LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .250 .304 .300 .604 12 8 -0.007 0.45 0.017 -0.024 -0.1 5 0 SB
Darrin Fletcher C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .221 .287 .381 .667 14 7 -0.023 0.65 0.006 -0.029 -0.4 8 0
Ed Sprague 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .225 .298 .364 .662 11 8 -0.053 0.67 0.000 -0.053 -0.8 1 1
Jose Cruz CF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .198 .291 .250 .541 10 5 -0.032 0.45 0.009 -0.041 -0.5 0 0 CS
Craig Grebeck 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .303 .425 .606 1.031 10 7 -0.044 0.56 0.000 -0.044 -0.7 2 5
Woody Williams P 2 0
   Randy Myers P 0 0
Team Totals 27 3 4 3 3 3 30 .148 .233 .370 .604 108 67 -0.017 0.56 0.295 -0.313 -1.5 27 9
HR: J Canseco (13, off D Springer, 1st inn, 1 on, 1 out to Deep LF-CF); A Gonzalez (2, off D Springer, 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep LF Line).
TB: A Gonzalez 5; J Canseco 4; C Delgado.
RBI: J Canseco 2 (30); A Gonzalez (15).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Baserunning
SB: A Gonzalez (8, 2nd base off D Springer/M Difelice); F Crespo (2, 2nd base off D Springer/M Difelice).
CS: J Cruz (2, 2nd base by D Springer/M Difelice).

Tampa Bay Devil Rays

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
Dennis Springer, L (1-7) 8 4 3 3 3 3 2 5.47 30 112 68 33 8 27 5 19 4 0 62 0.017 0.56 1.5
Team Totals 8 4 3 3 3 3 2 3.38 30 112 68 33 8 27 5 19 4 0 62 0.017 0.56 1.5

Toronto Blue Jays

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
Woody Williams, W (4-2) 8 1 1 1 4 6 0 2.90 29 119 75 40 14 21 8 11 2 0 78 0.435 1.16 3.5
Randy Myers, S (10) 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.30 4 14 10 3 3 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0.083 2.00 0.6
Team Totals 9 2 1 1 4 8 0 1.00 33 133 85 43 17 25 9 12 3 0 78 0 0 0.518 1.26 4.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jim Evans, 1B - Larry McCoy, 2B - Mark Johnson, 3B - Chuck Meriwether.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 25,662.
Start Time Weather: 72° F, Wind 0mph, In Dome.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 0-2 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  TBD K. Stocker W. Williams -14% 64% Single to 2B (Ground Ball to 2B-1B); Winn to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 3,(2-0)  RR TOR J. Canseco D. Springer 12% 71% Home Run (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Gonzalez Scores
t8 1-2 1 -2- 2,(1-0)  O TBD D. Martinez W. Williams 9% 78% Foul Popfly: 3B (3B Foul)
t8 1-2 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O TBD Q. McCracken W. Williams 8% 86% Flyball: LF
b8 2-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  R TOR A. Gonzalez D. Springer 8% 93% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Devil Rays Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O TBD D. Martinez W. Williams 2% 52% Strikeout Swinging
t1 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O TBD Q. McCracken W. Williams 2% 54% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O TBD W. Boggs W. Williams 1% 55% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR A. Gonzalez D. Springer 3% 58% Single to RF (Pop Fly to Short CF-RF)
b1 0-0 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  TOR S. Green D. Springer 2% 61% Gonzalez Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- 4,(2-1)  O TOR S. Green D. Springer -2% 59% Groundout: 2B-1B (Weak 2B); Gonzalez to 3B
b1 0-0 1 --3 3,(2-0)  RR TOR J. Canseco D. Springer 12% 71% Home Run (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Gonzalez Scores
b1 2-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR C. Delgado D. Springer -1% 70% Groundout: P-1B (P's Left)
b1 2-0 2 --- 4,(0-2)  O TOR F. Crespo D. Springer -1% 69% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 2nd, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O TBD F. McGriff W. Williams 2% 71% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
t2 0-2 1 --- 6,(1-2)  O TBD P. Sorrento W. Williams 2% 73% Flyball: LF
t2 0-2 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O TBD M. Kelly W. Williams 1% 74% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 6-7-8
b2 2-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR D. Fletcher D. Springer -2% 72% Foul Popfly: 3B (Short LF Foul)
b2 2-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR E. Sprague D. Springer -1% 71% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 2-0 2 --- 4,(3-0)  TOR J. Cruz D. Springer 1% 72% Walk
b2 2-0 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O TOR C. Grebeck D. Springer -2% 70% Cruz Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 3rd, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 7-8-9
t3 0-2 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O TBD M. Difelice W. Williams 3% 73% Strikeout Swinging
t3 0-2 1 --- 8,(3-2)  O TBD K. Stocker W. Williams 2% 75% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-2 2 --- 6,(3-2)  TBD M. Cairo W. Williams -1% 73% Walk
t3 0-2 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  O TBD D. Martinez W. Williams 3% 76% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR C. Grebeck D. Springer -2% 74% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 2-0 1 --- 5,(3-1)  O TOR A. Gonzalez D. Springer -1% 73% Flyball: RF
b3 2-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR S. Green D. Springer -1% 72% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 4th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 2-3-4
t4 0-2 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TBD Q. McCracken W. Williams 3% 75% Foul Popfly: SS (3B Foul)
t4 0-2 1 --- 5,(3-1)  TBD W. Boggs W. Williams -3% 72% Walk
t4 0-2 1 1-- 3,(1-2)  O TBD F. McGriff W. Williams 3% 75% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t4 0-2 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O TBD P. Sorrento W. Williams 3% 78% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 3-4-5
b4 2-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR J. Canseco D. Springer -2% 76% Flyball: LF
b4 2-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR C. Delgado D. Springer -1% 75% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b4 2-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  TOR F. Crespo D. Springer 1% 76% Walk
b4 2-0 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  TOR D. Fletcher D. Springer 1% 77% Crespo Steals 2B
b4 2-0 2 -2- 6,(3-2)  TOR D. Fletcher D. Springer 1% 77% Walk
b4 2-0 2 12- 2,(0-1)  O TOR E. Sprague D. Springer -3% 74% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 5th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 6-7-8
t5 0-2 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O TBD M. Kelly W. Williams 3% 77% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-2 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O TBD M. Difelice W. Williams 2% 79% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS-2B)
t5 0-2 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O TBD K. Stocker W. Williams 1% 80% Groundout: 2B-P (Weak 2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 8-9-1
b5 2-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR J. Cruz D. Springer -2% 79% Flyball: CF
b5 2-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR C. Grebeck D. Springer -1% 78% Flyball: CF
b5 2-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR A. Gonzalez D. Springer -1% 77% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 6th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 9-1-2
t6 0-2 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O TBD M. Cairo W. Williams 3% 80% Lineout: RF (Short CF-RF)
t6 0-2 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O TBD D. Martinez W. Williams 2% 82% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O TBD Q. McCracken W. Williams 1% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B (Weak 2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 2-3-4
b6 2-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR S. Green D. Springer -1% 82% Foul Popfly: C (3B Foul)
b6 2-0 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O TOR J. Canseco D. Springer -1% 81% Strikeout Swinging
b6 2-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR C. Delgado D. Springer 1% 82% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
b6 2-0 2 1-- 3,(0-2)  O TOR F. Crespo D. Springer -2% 80% Lineout: 1B (Weak 2B-1B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 7th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 3-4-5
t7 0-2 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O TBD W. Boggs W. Williams 4% 84% Lineout: 1B-P (Weak 2B-1B)
t7 0-2 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TBD F. McGriff W. Williams 2% 87% Flyball: LF
t7 0-2 2 --- 6,(3-2)  TBD P. Sorrento W. Williams -2% 85% Walk
t7 0-2 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O TBD M. Kelly W. Williams 4% 88% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 6-7-8
b7 2-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O TOR D. Fletcher D. Springer -1% 87% Flyball: CF (Deep CF-RF)
b7 2-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR E. Sprague D. Springer -1% 86% Popfly: 2B (SS-2B)
b7 2-0 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O TOR J. Cruz D. Springer -1% 85% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 8th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' Woody Williams facing 7-8-9
Randy Winn pinch hits for Mike Difelice (C) batting 7th
t8 0-2 0 --- 7,(3-2)  TBD R. Winn W. Williams -7% 78% Walk
t8 0-2 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  TBD K. Stocker W. Williams -14% 64% Single to 2B (Ground Ball to 2B-1B); Winn to 3B
t8 0-2 0 1-3 5,(1-2)  RO TBD M. Cairo W. Williams 5% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B (Weak 2B); Winn Scores; Stocker to 2B
t8 1-2 1 -2- 2,(1-0)  O TBD D. Martinez W. Williams 9% 78% Foul Popfly: 3B (3B Foul)
t8 1-2 2 -2- 2,(0-1)  O TBD Q. McCracken W. Williams 8% 86% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 1, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-1, Devil Rays' Dennis Springer facing 9-1-2
John Flaherty replaces Randy Winn (PH) playing C batting 7th
b8 2-1 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O TOR C. Grebeck D. Springer -2% 84% Strikeout Looking
b8 2-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  R TOR A. Gonzalez D. Springer 8% 93% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)
b8 3-1 1 --- 5,(3-1)  O TOR S. Green D. Springer -1% 92% Lineout: 2B
b8 3-1 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O TOR J. Canseco D. Springer -0% 92% Flyball: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Devil Rays 1, Blue Jays 3.
Top of the 9th, Devil Rays Batting, Behind 1-3, Blue Jays' Randy Myers facing 3-4-5
Randy Myers replaces Woody Williams pitching
t9 1-3 0 --- 3,(1-1)  TBD W. Boggs R. Myers -8% 84% Single to SS (Line Drive to Deep SS-2B)
t9 1-3 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  O TBD F. McGriff R. Myers 7% 91% Strikeout Swinging
Aaron Ledesma pinch hits for Paul Sorrento (DH) batting 5th
t9 1-3 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O TBD A. Ledesma R. Myers 5% 96% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t9 1-3 2 1-- 5,(2-2)  O TBD M. Kelly R. Myers 4% 100% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Devil Rays 1, Blue Jays 3.

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