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10
Wednesday, May 31, 2000, 7:05PM
, SkyDome
Attendance: 17,305, Time of Game: 2:15
Twins
2
24-29
 Lost 1 
4th, 6½ GB
at Blue Jays
4
28-26
 Won 1 
3rd, 4 GB
W: David Wells (9-2)
L: Brad Radke (3-6)
S: Billy Koch (11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Twins           0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  1    2  9  0
Blue Jays       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  X    4  6  0

Minnesota Twins

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jay Canizaro 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .286 .329 .377 .706 8 7 -0.078 0.98 0.014 -0.092 -0.7 0 1
Cristian Guzman SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .268 .338 .455 .792 9 7 0.016 0.78 0.089 -0.073 0.2 2 4 HR
Matt Lawton LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .338 .430 .480 .910 4 4 -0.034 0.95 0.042 -0.076 -0.1 1 0
Ron Coomer 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .289 .338 .453 .791 11 8 -0.048 1.10 0.042 -0.090 -0.5 9 1
Butch Huskey DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .246 .346 .366 .712 16 12 0.089 1.06 0.122 -0.033 0.7
Brian Buchanan RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .278 .297 .389 .686 9 5 -0.072 1.22 0.021 -0.093 -0.6 3 0
   Jacque Jones PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .311 .339 .497 .836 2 2 -0.063 2.93 0.000 -0.063 -0.4
Matt LeCroy C 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .189 .262 .342 .604 14 9 -0.110 1.30 0.000 -0.110 -1.1 3 0
   David Ortiz PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247 .348 .338 .686 4 3 -0.061 2.32 0.000 -0.061 -0.7
Jason Maxwell 3B 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .310 .326 .429 .755 13 10 -0.074 0.91 0.000 -0.074 -0.7 1 3
   Midre Cummings PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .344 .394 .508 .902 3 3 0.047 1.35 0.047 0.000 1.0
Denny Hocking CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .300 .378 .464 .842 13 10 -0.117 1.52 0.033 -0.149 -0.8 4 0
Brad Radke P 1 0
Team Totals 36 2 9 2 0 10 36 .250 .250 .333 .583 106 80 -0.505 1.18 0.410 -0.914 -3.5 24 9
HR: C Guzman (5, off D Wells, 8th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF-CF).
TB: C Guzman 4; B Huskey 2; D Hocking; M Lawton; J Canizaro; B Buchanan; R Coomer; M Cummings.
RBI: M Cummings (9); C Guzman (18).
2-out RBI: M Cummings; C Guzman.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 7.

Toronto Blue Jays

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Shannon Stewart LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .355 .388 .579 .966 15 11 0.028 0.68 0.058 -0.030 0.4 2 0 SB
Craig Grebeck 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .333 .375 .493 .868 12 9 -0.067 0.52 0.000 -0.067 -1.2 0 4
Raul Mondesi RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274 .322 .493 .815 7 5 -0.062 0.57 0.000 -0.062 -1.0 1 0
Carlos Delgado 1B 3 1 2 2 0 1 3 .330 .435 .680 1.115 21 12 0.156 0.75 0.169 -0.014 1.7 9 0 HR
Brad Fullmer DH 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .302 .379 .528 .907 11 8 -0.042 0.53 0.000 -0.042 -0.7
Jose Cruz CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .255 .336 .486 .822 9 7 -0.045 0.53 0.000 -0.045 -0.7 2 0
Darrin Fletcher C 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .344 .367 .596 .963 5 5 0.011 0.60 0.042 -0.031 0.2 10 0 2B
Alex Gonzalez SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .230 .302 .339 .641 6 5 -0.028 0.51 0.000 -0.028 -0.6 2 3 SH
Chris Woodward 3B 3 1 1 2 0 0 3 .429 .500 1.143 1.643 14 9 0.045 0.67 0.072 -0.028 0.9 1 1 HR
David Wells P 0 0
   Billy Koch P 0 0
Team Totals 29 4 6 4 0 3 30 .207 .207 .448 .655 100 71 -0.004 0.60 0.341 -0.347 -0.9 27 8
2B: D Fletcher (9, off B Radke).
HR: C Delgado (18, off B Radke, 1st inn, 1 on, 2 outs to CF); C Woodward (1, off B Radke, 8th inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF).
SH: A Gonzalez (5, off B Radke).
TB: C Delgado 5; C Woodward 4; S Stewart 2; D Fletcher 2.
RBI: C Delgado 2 (46); C Woodward 2 (5).
2-out RBI: C Delgado 2.
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 2 for 4.
Baserunning
SB: S Stewart (3, 2nd base off B Radke/M LeCroy).

Minnesota Twins

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
Brad Radke, L (3-6) 8 6 4 4 0 3 2 3.96 30 100 71 52 6 13 11 16 4 0 57 0.005 0.60 0.9
Team Totals 8 6 4 4 0 3 2 4.50 30 100 71 52 6 13 11 16 4 0 57 0.005 0.60 0.9

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
David Wells, W (9-2) 8 8 2 2 0 9 1 3.49 32 95 71 41 9 21 9 14 7 0 67 0.340 1.03 2.9
Billy Koch, S (11) 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.71 4 11 9 6 1 2 2 1 1 0 2 1 0.165 2.39 0.6
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 0 10 1 2.00 36 106 80 47 10 23 11 15 8 0 67 2 1 0.505 1.18 3.5
D Wells faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: D Wells (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - Mark Wegner, 3B - Mike Vanvleet.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 17,305.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 68° F, Wind 7mph in from Leftfield, Cloudy.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 2 --3 9,(3-2)  RR TOR C. Delgado B. Radke 15% 69% Home Run (Fly Ball); Stewart Scores
t8 0-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  R MIN C. Guzman D. Wells -9% 82% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
t9 2-4 2 1-3 2,(1-0)  O MIN D. Hocking B. Koch 9% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t9 1-4 0 1-- 7,(2-2)  MIN B. Huskey D. Wells -8% 84% Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF); Coomer to 2B
b8 2-1 1 --3 4,(1-2)  RR TOR C. Woodward B. Radke 7% 96% Home Run (Fly Ball); Fletcher Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O MIN J. Canizaro D. Wells 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN C. Guzman D. Wells 2% 54% Foul Flyball: 1B (1B Foul)
t1 0-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN M. Lawton D. Wells 1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  TOR S. Stewart B. Radke 3% 59% Single (Ground Ball)
b1 0-0 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  TOR C. Grebeck B. Radke 2% 61% Stewart Steals 2B
b1 0-0 0 -2- 5,(2-2)  O TOR C. Grebeck B. Radke -4% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 -2- 3,(1-1)  O TOR R. Mondesi B. Radke -3% 54% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Stewart to 3B
b1 0-0 2 --3 9,(3-2)  RR TOR C. Delgado B. Radke 15% 69% Home Run (Fly Ball); Stewart Scores
b1 2-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR B. Fullmer B. Radke -1% 68% Popfly: SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 2nd, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN R. Coomer D. Wells 2% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-2 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O MIN B. Huskey D. Wells 2% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-2 2 --- 3,(2-0)  MIN B. Buchanan D. Wells -1% 71% Single to RF (Line Drive)
t2 0-2 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  MIN M. LeCroy D. Wells -1% 70% Wild Pitch; Buchanan to 2B
t2 0-2 2 -2- 5,(2-2)  O MIN M. LeCroy D. Wells 3% 73% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 6-7-8
b2 2-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR J. Cruz B. Radke -2% 71% Groundout: 1B-P
b2 2-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR D. Fletcher B. Radke -1% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 2-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR A. Gonzalez B. Radke -1% 69% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 3rd, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O MIN J. Maxwell D. Wells 3% 72% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-2 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O MIN D. Hocking D. Wells 2% 74% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
t3 0-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  MIN J. Canizaro D. Wells -1% 72% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru Short CF)
t3 0-2 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  O MIN C. Guzman D. Wells 3% 75% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR C. Woodward B. Radke -2% 73% Flyball: RF
b3 2-0 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O TOR S. Stewart B. Radke -1% 72% Flyball: RF
b3 2-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O TOR C. Grebeck B. Radke -1% 71% Foul Flyball: 3B (Deep 3B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 4th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  MIN M. Lawton D. Wells -4% 67% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t4 0-2 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  O MIN R. Coomer D. Wells 4% 71% Flyball: CF
t4 0-2 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  MIN B. Huskey D. Wells -4% 66% Single to CF (Line Drive); Lawton to 2B
t4 0-2 1 12- 5,(2-2)  O MIN B. Buchanan D. Wells 5% 72% Strikeout Looking
t4 0-2 2 12- 5,(2-2)  O MIN M. LeCroy D. Wells 5% 77% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 3-4-5
b4 2-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O TOR R. Mondesi B. Radke -2% 75% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  TOR C. Delgado B. Radke 2% 77% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b4 2-0 1 1-- 5,(1-2)  O TOR B. Fullmer B. Radke -2% 75% Strikeout Swinging
b4 2-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O TOR J. Cruz B. Radke -2% 73% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 5th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 8-9-1
t5 0-2 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O MIN J. Maxwell D. Wells 3% 76% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-2 1 --- 1,(0-0)  MIN D. Hocking D. Wells -3% 73% Single to RF (Line Drive)
t5 0-2 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Canizaro D. Wells 4% 77% Flyball: LF
t5 0-2 2 1-- 4,(0-2)  O MIN C. Guzman D. Wells 3% 80% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 7-8-9
b5 2-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR D. Fletcher B. Radke -2% 78% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
b5 2-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TOR A. Gonzalez B. Radke -1% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 2-0 2 --- 7,(3-2)  O TOR C. Woodward B. Radke -1% 75% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 6th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 3-4-5
t6 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN M. Lawton D. Wells 3% 79% Foul Flyball: 3B (Deep 3B)
t6 0-2 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O MIN R. Coomer D. Wells 2% 81% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 0-2 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN B. Huskey D. Wells 2% 83% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 1-2-3
b6 2-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR S. Stewart B. Radke -2% 81% Strikeout Looking
b6 2-0 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O TOR C. Grebeck B. Radke -1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 2-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O TOR R. Mondesi B. Radke -1% 79% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 7th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 6-7-8
t7 0-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN B. Buchanan D. Wells 4% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 0-2 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O MIN M. LeCroy D. Wells 3% 86% Strikeout Looking
t7 0-2 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O MIN J. Maxwell D. Wells 2% 87% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-0, Twins' Brad Radke facing 4-5-6
b7 2-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O TOR C. Delgado B. Radke -1% 86% Strikeout Swinging
b7 2-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O TOR B. Fullmer B. Radke -1% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 2-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O TOR J. Cruz B. Radke -1% 84% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 0, Blue Jays 2.
Top of the 8th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-2, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 9-1-2
t8 0-2 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O MIN D. Hocking D. Wells 4% 88% Strikeout Looking
t8 0-2 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Canizaro D. Wells 3% 91% Flyball: LF
t8 0-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  R MIN C. Guzman D. Wells -9% 82% Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
t8 1-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN M. Lawton D. Wells 3% 85% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Twins 1, Blue Jays 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Ahead 2-1, Twins' Brad Radke facing 7-8-9
b8 2-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  TOR D. Fletcher B. Radke 4% 90% Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF)
b8 2-1 0 -2- 1,(0-0)  O TOR A. Gonzalez B. Radke -0% 89% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B/Sacrifice; Fletcher to 3B
b8 2-1 1 --3 4,(1-2)  RR TOR C. Woodward B. Radke 7% 96% Home Run (Fly Ball); Fletcher Scores
b8 4-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  TOR S. Stewart B. Radke 0% 97% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b8 4-1 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O TOR C. Grebeck B. Radke -0% 96% Flyball: CF
b8 4-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O TOR R. Mondesi B. Radke -0% 96% Foul Flyball: SS (LF Foul)
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Twins 1, Blue Jays 4.
Top of the 9th, Twins Batting, Behind 1-4, Blue Jays' David Wells facing 4-5-6
t9 1-4 0 --- 3,(0-2)  MIN R. Coomer D. Wells -4% 92% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t9 1-4 0 1-- 7,(2-2)  MIN B. Huskey D. Wells -8% 84% Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF); Coomer to 2B
Billy Koch replaces David Wells pitching
Jacque Jones pinch hits for Brian Buchanan (RF) batting 6th
t9 1-4 0 12- 2,(0-1)  O MIN J. Jones B. Koch 6% 90% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Coomer to 3B
David Ortiz pinch hits for Matt LeCroy (C) batting 7th
t9 1-4 1 1-3 4,(1-2)  O MIN D. Ortiz B. Koch 6% 96% Strikeout Swinging
Midre Cummings pinch hits for Jason Maxwell (3B) batting 8th
t9 1-4 2 1-3 3,(0-2)  R MIN M. Cummings B. Koch -5% 91% Single to RF (Line Drive); Coomer Scores; Jones to 3B
t9 2-4 2 1-3 2,(1-0)  O MIN D. Hocking B. Koch 9% 100% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Twins 2, Blue Jays 4.

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