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CAL
@BOS
3
4
DET
@CHW
2
4
BAL
@MIL
6
4
CLE
@MIN
2
4
KCR
@NYY
1
3
OAK
@WSA
3
10
CHC
@ATL
7
2
STL
@CIN
0
5
NYM
@LAD
3
2
 
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HOU
@PIT
2
3
MON
@SDP
4
3
PHI
@SFG
0
7
Wednesday, August 18, 1971,
, Robert F. Kennedy Stadium
Attendance: 8,146, Time of Game: 2:28
Athletics
3
78-44
 Lost 2 
1st
at Senators
10
51-70
 Won 2 
5th, 24½ GB
W: Pete Broberg (5-3)
L: Chuck Dobson (12-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   2  0  1   0  0  0    3  5  0
Senators        0  0  1   0  2  0   0  7  X   10 12  1

Oakland Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bert Campaneris SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .261 .291 .341 .632 0.053 1.19 0.126 -0.073 0.4 0 1
Joe Rudi RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .292 .393 .685 -0.135 1.29 0.000 -0.135 -0.9 1 0
Mike Hegan 1B 3 2 1 0 1 1 4 .226 .363 .370 .733 0.070 1.08 0.101 -0.031 0.5 9 1 2B
Tommy Davis LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .328 .369 .425 .794 0.179 1.48 0.201 -0.022 1.4 1 0
Gene Tenace C 3 0 0 1 1 1 4 .299 .407 .480 .887 0.075 1.57 0.131 -0.056 0.3 5 0
George Hendrick CF 3 0 1 1 0 1 4 .273 .278 .330 .607 -0.020 1.26 0.023 -0.043 0.1 4 0 SF
Larry Brown 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .192 .238 .236 .475 -0.108 1.09 0.000 -0.108 -1.2 0 1
Dick Green 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .334 .369 .703 -0.062 0.66 0.000 -0.062 -0.8 3 3
Chuck Dobson P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .224 .245 .327 .572 -0.043 0.59 0.000 -0.043 -0.3 1 2
   Rollie Fingers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .226 .200 .426 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 31 3 5 3 3 4 35 .161 .229 .194 .422 0.009 1.15 0.582 -0.573 -0.6 24 9
2B: M Hegan (7, off P Broberg).
SF: G Hendrick (1, off P Broberg).
TB: M Hegan 2; T Davis 2; B Campaneris; G Hendrick.
RBI: T Davis (36); G Tenace (21); G Hendrick (7).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Green-M Hegan.

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Del Unser CF-RF 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .277 .348 .367 .715 0.071 0.60 0.090 -0.018 0.5 4 0
Dave Nelson 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 5 .274 .313 .384 .698 0.106 1.22 0.164 -0.058 0.6 4 1 3B,2B,SH
Don Mincher 1B 3 1 2 3 1 0 4 .298 .418 .452 .870 0.447 1.82 0.495 -0.048 2.8 8 0 HR,IW
   Tommy McCraw PR-1B 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .222 .286 .395 .682 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 -0.3 1 0
Frank Howard LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .281 .373 .481 .855 0.185 1.53 0.236 -0.051 1.4 1 1 2B
   Elliott Maddox PR-CF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .198 .318 .259 .576 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bernie Allen 2B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .265 .352 .365 .717 -0.010 1.19 0.057 -0.067 0.2 2 2
   Toby Harrah PR-SS 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .291 .277 .568 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Jeff Burroughs RF-LF 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .234 .300 .391 .691 -0.067 1.27 0.030 -0.097 0.5 2 0
Paul Casanova C 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .208 .234 .292 .526 -0.065 0.82 0.010 -0.075 1.0 3 1 2B
Tim Cullen SS-2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .190 .241 .252 .493 -0.086 0.91 0.003 -0.089 0.9 2 2 3B
   Lenny Randle 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .307 .317 .624 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Pete Broberg P 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .038 .074 .038 .113 -0.073 0.79 0.000 -0.073 -0.5 0 2
Team Totals 34 10 12 10 4 3 39 .353 .421 .647 1.068 0.508 1.09 1.085 -0.576 6.8 27 10
2B: D Nelson (5, off C Dobson); F Howard (21, off C Dobson); P Casanova (9, off R Fingers).
3B: T Cullen (4, off R Fingers); D Nelson (2, off R Fingers).
HR: D Mincher (9, off C Dobson, 5th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to RF).
SH: D Nelson (3, off C Dobson).
IBB: D Mincher (6, by C Dobson).
TB: D Nelson 6; D Mincher 5; D Unser 3; T Cullen 3; F Howard 2; P Casanova 2; J Burroughs.
RBI: D Mincher 3 (38); T Cullen 2 (22); J Burroughs 2 (13); P Casanova (25); F Howard (63); P Broberg (3).
2-out RBI: D Mincher 3.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 6 for 9.
Fielding
E: B Allen (8).
Outfield Assists: F Howard (B Campaneris at 2nd base).

Oakland Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Chuck Dobson, L (12-3) 7 8 7 7 4 2 1 3.73 32 31 -0.467 1.30 -3.0
Rollie Fingers 1 4 3 3 0 1 0 2.86 7 3 3 -0.043 0.13 -3.8
Team Totals 8 12 10 10 4 3 1 11.25 39 31 3 3 -0.510 1.09 -6.8
C Dobson faced 4 batters in the 8th inning.

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Pete Broberg, W (5-3) 9 5 3 1 3 4 0 2.68 35 70 -0.010 1.15 0.6
Team Totals 9 5 3 1 3 4 0 1.00 35 70 -0.010 1.15 0.6
Balks: None.
WP: P Broberg (6).
HBP: None.
IBB: C Dobson (5; D Mincher).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Umont, 1B - Lou DiMuro, 2B - Bill Haller, 3B - Jake O'Donnell.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: 8,146.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Oakland Athletics         Washington Senators
1 Bert Campaneris SS 1 Del Unser CF
2 Joe Rudi RF 2 Dave Nelson 3B
3 Mike Hegan 1B 3 Don Mincher 1B
4 Tommy Davis LF 4 Frank Howard LF
5 Gene Tenace C 5 Bernie Allen 2B
6 George Hendrick CF 6 Jeff Burroughs RF
7 Larry Brown 3B 7 Paul Casanova C
8 Dick Green 2B 8 Tim Cullen SS
9 Chuck Dobson P 9 Pete Broberg P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 1-2 2 -2- RR WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson 33% 70% Home Run; Unser Scores
b8 3-3 0 12- R WSA F. Howard C. Dobson 20% 95% Double to LF; Nelson Scores; McCraw to 3B
t6 2-3 1 -2- R OAK T. Davis P. Broberg -16% 49% Single to CF; Hegan Scores
b8 3-3 0 --- WSA D. Nelson C. Dobson 14% 74% Double to LF
b3 0-0 2 12- R WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson 14% 69% Single to RF; Unser Scores; Nelson to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O OAK B. Campaneris P. Broberg 2% 52% Popfly: 2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O OAK J. Rudi P. Broberg 1% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O OAK M. Hegan P. Broberg 1% 54% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- WSA D. Unser C. Dobson 4% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O WSA D. Nelson C. Dobson -3% 55% Foul Flyball: C
b1 0-0 1 1-- OO WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson -5% 50% Line Drive Double Play: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O OAK T. Davis P. Broberg 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O OAK G. Tenace P. Broberg 1% 54% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 --- O OAK G. Hendrick P. Broberg 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- WSA F. Howard C. Dobson 4% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- O WSA B. Allen C. Dobson -4% 55% Popfly: 2B
b2 0-0 1 1-- O WSA J. Burroughs C. Dobson -3% 52% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-0 2 1-- O WSA P. Casanova C. Dobson -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O OAK L. Brown P. Broberg 2% 52% Popfly: 3B
t3 0-0 1 --- O OAK D. Green P. Broberg 2% 54% Popfly: SS
t3 0-0 2 --- O OAK C. Dobson P. Broberg 1% 55% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Senators Batting, Tied 0-0, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O WSA T. Cullen C. Dobson -2% 53% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 0-0 1 --- O WSA P. Broberg C. Dobson -2% 51% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 0-0 2 --- WSA D. Unser C. Dobson 1% 52% Single to LF
b3 0-0 2 1-- WSA D. Nelson C. Dobson 2% 55% Single to CF; Unser to 2B
b3 0-0 2 12- R WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson 14% 69% Single to RF; Unser Scores; Nelson to 3B
b3 1-0 2 1-3 O WSA F. Howard C. Dobson -4% 65% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Senators 1.
Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 1-2-3
t4 0-1 0 --- OAK B. Campaneris P. Broberg -9% 56% Single to LF; Campaneris to 2B/Safe on E4 (catch)
t4 0-1 0 -2- O OAK J. Rudi P. Broberg 6% 62% Lineout: 1B
t4 0-1 1 -2- OAK M. Hegan P. Broberg -4% 58% Wild Pitch; Campaneris to 3B
t4 0-1 1 --3 OAK M. Hegan P. Broberg -3% 55% Walk
t4 0-1 1 1-3 OAK T. Davis P. Broberg -4% 50% Walk; Hegan to 2B
t4 0-1 1 123 R OAK G. Tenace P. Broberg -13% 37% Walk; Campaneris Scores/unER; Hegan to 3B; Davis to 2B
t4 1-1 1 123 RO OAK G. Hendrick P. Broberg -2% 35% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Hegan Scores/unER; Davis to 3B
t4 2-1 2 1-3 O OAK L. Brown P. Broberg 5% 40% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 5-6-7
b4 1-2 0 --- WSA B. Allen C. Dobson 5% 45% Walk
b4 1-2 0 1-- O WSA J. Burroughs C. Dobson -5% 40% Strikeout
b4 1-2 1 1-- O WSA P. Casanova C. Dobson -4% 37% Strikeout
b4 1-2 2 1-- O WSA T. Cullen C. Dobson -3% 34% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 1.
Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 8-9-1
t5 2-1 0 --- O OAK D. Green P. Broberg 2% 36% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t5 2-1 1 --- O OAK C. Dobson P. Broberg 1% 37% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-1 2 --- O OAK B. Campaneris P. Broberg 1% 38% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Senators Batting, Behind 1-2, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 9-1-2
b5 1-2 0 --- O WSA P. Broberg C. Dobson -3% 35% Foul Flyball: C
b5 1-2 1 --- WSA D. Unser C. Dobson 4% 39% Single to P/Bunt
b5 1-2 1 1-- O WSA D. Nelson C. Dobson -3% 36% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Unser to 2B
b5 1-2 2 -2- RR WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson 33% 70% Home Run; Unser Scores
b5 3-2 2 --- O WSA F. Howard C. Dobson -1% 69% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Senators 3.
Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 2-3, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 2-3-4
t6 2-3 0 --- O OAK J. Rudi P. Broberg 3% 72% Flyball: CF
t6 2-3 1 --- OAK M. Hegan P. Broberg -7% 65% Double (CF-RF)
t6 2-3 1 -2- R OAK T. Davis P. Broberg -16% 49% Single to CF; Hegan Scores
t6 3-3 1 1-- O OAK G. Tenace P. Broberg 4% 54% Foul Flyball: 3B
t6 3-3 2 1-- O OAK G. Hendrick P. Broberg 3% 57% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Senators Batting, Tied 3-3, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 5-6-7
b6 3-3 0 --- O WSA B. Allen C. Dobson -3% 54% Groundout: 1B-P
b6 3-3 1 --- O WSA J. Burroughs C. Dobson -2% 52% Flyball: RF
b6 3-3 2 --- O WSA P. Casanova C. Dobson -2% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 3.
Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Tied 3-3, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 7-8-9
t7 3-3 0 --- O OAK L. Brown P. Broberg 4% 54% Foul Flyball: 3B
t7 3-3 1 --- O OAK D. Green P. Broberg 2% 56% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 3-3 2 --- O OAK C. Dobson P. Broberg 2% 58% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Senators Batting, Tied 3-3, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 8-9-1
b7 3-3 0 --- O WSA T. Cullen C. Dobson -4% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 3-3 1 --- O WSA P. Broberg C. Dobson -2% 52% Flyball: CF
b7 3-3 2 --- O WSA D. Unser C. Dobson -2% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 3.
Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Tied 3-3, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 1-2-3
t8 3-3 0 --- O OAK B. Campaneris P. Broberg 4% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 3-3 1 --- O OAK J. Rudi P. Broberg 3% 57% Flyball: RF
t8 3-3 2 --- O OAK M. Hegan P. Broberg 2% 59% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Senators Batting, Tied 3-3, Athletics' Chuck Dobson facing 2-3-4
b8 3-3 0 --- WSA D. Nelson C. Dobson 14% 74% Double to LF
b8 3-3 0 -2- WSA D. Mincher C. Dobson 2% 76% Intentional Walk
Tommy McCraw pinch runs for Don Mincher (1B) batting 3rd
b8 3-3 0 12- R WSA F. Howard C. Dobson 20% 95% Double to LF; Nelson Scores; McCraw to 3B
Elliott Maddox pinch runs for Frank Howard (LF) batting 4th
b8 4-3 0 -23 WSA B. Allen C. Dobson 0% 96% Walk
Rollie Fingers replaces Chuck Dobson pitching and batting 9th
Toby Harrah pinch runs for Bernie Allen (2B) batting 5th
b8 4-3 0 123 RR WSA J. Burroughs R. Fingers 3% 99% Single to LF; McCraw Scores; Maddox Scores; Harrah to 2B
b8 6-3 0 12- R WSA P. Casanova R. Fingers 1% 100% Double to RF; Harrah Scores; Burroughs to 3B
b8 7-3 0 -23 RR WSA T. Cullen R. Fingers 0% 100% Triple to RF; Burroughs Scores; Casanova Scores
b8 9-3 0 --3 RO WSA P. Broberg R. Fingers 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B; Cullen Scores
b8 10-3 1 --- O WSA D. Unser R. Fingers -0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
b8 10-3 2 --- WSA D. Nelson R. Fingers 0% 100% Triple to CF
b8 10-3 2 --3 O WSA T. McCraw R. Fingers -0% 100% Strikeout
7 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 10.
Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-10, Senators' Pete Broberg facing 4-5-6
Tommy McCraw moves from PR to 1B
Tim Cullen moves from SS to 2B
Toby Harrah moves from PR to SS
Jeff Burroughs moves from RF to LF
Elliott Maddox moves from PR to CF
Del Unser moves from CF to RF
t9 3-10 0 --- OAK T. Davis P. Broberg -0% 100% Single to 2B
t9 3-10 0 1-- O OAK G. Tenace P. Broberg 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
Lenny Randle replaces Tim Cullen playing 2B batting 8th
t9 3-10 1 1-- OAK G. Hendrick P. Broberg -0% 100% Single to SS; Tenace to 2B
t9 3-10 1 12- O OAK L. Brown P. Broberg 0% 100% Foul Flyball: 3B
t9 3-10 2 12- O OAK D. Green P. Broberg 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 3, Senators 10.

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