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1986 League Championship Series (4-3): Boston Red Sox (95-66) over California Angels (92-70)

WS: NYM-BOS / ALCS: BOS-CAL / NLCS: NYM-HOU
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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 7, 1986 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    California Angels            0  4  1    0  0  0    0  3  0     8 11  0
    Boston Red Sox               0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0     1  5  1

    PITCHERS: CAL - Witt
              BOS - Clemens, Sambito (8), Stanley (8)

               WP - Mike Witt
	       LP - Roger Clemens
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CAL - none
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 32,993

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 8, 1986 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    California Angels            0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0     2 11  3
    Boston Red Sox               1  1  0    0  1  0    3  3  x     9 13  2

    PITCHERS: CAL - McCaskill, Lucas (8), Corbett (8)
              BOS - Hurst

               WP - Bruce Hurst
	       LP - Kirk McCaskill
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CAL - Joyner
              BOS - Rice

  ATTENDANCE: 32,786

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 10, 1986 at Anaheim Stadium (California Angels)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Red Sox               0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0     3  9  1
    California Angels            0  0  0    0  0  1    3  1  x     5  8  0

    PITCHERS: BOS - Boyd, Sambito (7), Schiraldi (8)
              CAL - Candelaria, Moore (8)

               WP - John Candelaria
	       LP - Oil Can Boyd
             SAVE - Donnie Moore

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              CAL - Pettis, Schofield

  ATTENDANCE: 64,206

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 11, 1986 at Anaheim Stadium (California Angels)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9   10 11     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Red Sox               0  0  0    0  0  1    0  2  0    0  0     3  6  1
    California Angels            0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  1     4 11  2

    PITCHERS: BOS - Clemens, Schiraldi (9)
              CAL - Sutton, Lucas (7), Ruhle (7), Finley (8), Corbett (8)

               WP - Doug Corbett
	       LP - Calvin Schiraldi
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              CAL - DeCinces

  ATTENDANCE: 64,223

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 12, 1986 at Anaheim Stadium (California Angels)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9   10 11     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Red Sox               0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  4    0  1     7 12  0
    California Angels            0  0  1    0  0  2    2  0  1    0  0     6 13  0

    PITCHERS: BOS - Hurst, Stanley (7), Sambito (9), Crawford (9), Schiraldi (11)
              CAL - Witt, Lucas (9), Moore (9), Finley (11)

               WP - Steve Crawford
	       LP - Donnie Moore
             SAVE - Calvin Schiraldi

   HOME RUNS: BOS - Baylor, Gedman, Henderson
              CAL - Boone, Grich

  ATTENDANCE: 64,223

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 14, 1986 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    California Angels            2  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0     4 11  1
    Boston Red Sox               2  0  5    0  1  0    2  0  x    10 16  1

    PITCHERS: CAL - McCaskill, Lucas (3), Corbett (4), Finley (7)
              BOS - Boyd, Stanley (8)

               WP - Oil Can Boyd
	       LP - Kirk McCaskill
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CAL - Downing
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 32,998

Game 7 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 15, 1986 at Fenway Park (Boston Red Sox)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    California Angels            0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0     1  6  2
    Boston Red Sox               0  3  0    4  0  0    1  0  x     8  8  1

    PITCHERS: CAL - Candelaria, Sutton (4), Moore (8)
              BOS - Clemens, Schiraldi (8)

               WP - Roger Clemens
	       LP - John Candelaria
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CAL - none
              BOS - Evans, Rice

  ATTENDANCE: 33,001

Series MVP - Marty Barrett

Series Batting Stats

Boston Red Sox Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Tony Armas 5 16 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .188 .313 0 0 0 121 425 40 112 11 58 0 .264 .714
Marty Barrett 7 30 4 11 2 0 0 5 2 2 .367 .406 .433 .840 0 0 0 158 625 94 179 4 60 15 .286 .733
Don Baylor 7 26 6 9 3 0 1 2 4 5 .346 .469 .577 1.046 0 0 160 585 93 139 31 94 3 .238 .783
Wade Boggs 7 30 3 7 1 1 0 2 4 1 .233 .324 .333 .657 0 0 2 149 580 107 207 8 71 0 .357 .939
Oil Can Boyd 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Buckner 7 28 3 6 1 0 0 3 0 2 .214 .207 .250 .457 0 0 0 153 629 73 168 18 102 6 .267 .733
Roger Clemens 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Crawford 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dwight Evans 7 28 2 6 1 0 1 4 3 3 .214 .290 .357 .647 0 0 0 152 529 86 137 26 97 3 .259 .853
Rich Gedman 7 28 4 10 1 0 1 6 0 4 .357 .379 .500 .879 0 0 0 135 462 49 119 16 65 1 .258 .739
Mike Greenwell 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 31 35 4 11 0 4 0 .314 .771
Dave Henderson 5 9 3 1 0 0 1 4 2 2 .111 .250 .444 .694 0 0 0 *139 388 59 103 15 47 2 .265 .794
Bruce Hurst 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spike Owen 7 21 5 9 0 1 0 3 2 2 .429 .478 .524 1.002 1 0 5 *154 528 67 122 1 45 4 .231 .608
Jim Rice 7 31 8 5 1 0 2 6 1 8 .161 .188 .387 .575 0 0 0 157 618 98 200 20 110 0 .324 .874
Ed Romero 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 100 233 41 49 2 23 2 .210 .553
Joe Sambito 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53 0 0 0 0 0 0
Calvin Schiraldi 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Stanley 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Stapleton 4 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .667 .750 .667 1.417 0 0 0 39 39 4 5 0 3 0 .128 .325
Totals 91 254 41 69 11 2 6 35 19 31 .272 .327 .402 .729 1 0 161 5498 794 1488 144 41 .271 .761

California Angels Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Bob Boone 7 22 4 10 0 0 1 2 1 3 .455 .500 .591 1.091 0 0 0 144 442 48 98 7 49 1 .222 .593
Rick Burleson 4 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .273 .273 .545 0 0 0 93 271 35 77 5 29 1 .284 .754
John Candelaria 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
Doug Corbett 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0
Doug DeCinces 7 32 2 9 3 0 1 3 0 2 .281 .281 .469 .750 0 0 2 140 512 69 131 26 96 2 .256 .784
Brian Downing 7 27 2 6 0 0 1 7 4 5 .222 .333 .333 .667 0 1 0 152 513 90 137 20 95 4 .267 .841
Chuck Finley 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Grich 6 24 1 5 0 0 1 3 0 8 .208 .269 .333 .603 0 0 3 98 313 42 84 9 30 1 .268 .766
George Hendrick 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .083 .083 .083 .167 0 0 0 102 283 45 77 14 47 1 .272 .806
Jack Howell 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 63 151 26 41 4 21 2 .272 .819
Reggie Jackson 6 26 2 5 2 0 0 2 2 7 .192 .250 .269 .519 0 0 132 419 65 101 18 58 1 .241 .787
Ruppert Jones 6 17 4 3 1 0 0 2 5 2 .176 .348 .235 .583 0 0 0 126 393 73 90 17 49 10 .229 .767
Wally Joyner 3 11 3 5 2 0 1 2 2 0 .455 .538 .909 1.448 0 0 0 154 593 82 172 22 100 5 .290 .805
Gary Lucas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk McCaskill 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0
Donnie Moore 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Narron 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167 0 0 0 57 95 5 21 1 8 0 .221 .598
Gary Pettis 7 26 4 9 1 0 1 4 3 5 .346 .414 .500 .914 0 2 1 154 539 93 139 5 58 50 .258 .683
Vern Ruhle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Schofield 7 30 4 9 1 0 1 2 1 5 .300 .323 .433 .756 1 0 2 139 458 67 114 13 57 23 .249 .719
Don Sutton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0
Devon White 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 1 0 29 51 8 12 1 3 6 .235 .669
Rob Wilfong 4 13 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 2 .308 .308 .385 .692 0 0 0 92 288 25 63 3 33 1 .219 .572
Mike Witt 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 99 256 30 71 11 0 7 29 20 44 .277 .337 .402 .739 1 4 162 5433 786 1387 167 109 .255 .742

Boston Red Sox Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Oil Can Boyd 2 2 4.61 1 1 0 0 13.2 17 7 7 3 8 1.463 30 30 3.78 16 10 0 214.1 222 45 129 1.246
Roger Clemens 3 3 4.37 1 1 0 0 22.2 22 12 11 7 17 1.279 33 33 2.48 24 4 0 254.0 179 67 238 0.969
Steve Crawford 1 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.2 1 0 0 2 1 1.800 40 0 3.92 0 2 4 57.1 69 19 32 1.535
Bruce Hurst 2 2 2.40 1 0 0 1 15.0 18 5 4 1 8 1.267 25 25 2.99 13 8 0 174.1 169 50 167 1.256
Joe Sambito 3 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 3.000 53 0 4.84 2 0 12 44.2 54 16 30 1.567
Calvin Schiraldi 4 0 1.50 0 1 1 0 6.0 5 2 1 3 9 1.333 25 0 1.41 4 2 9 51.0 36 15 55 1.000
Bob Stanley 3 0 4.76 0 0 0 0 5.2 7 4 3 3 1 1.765 66 1 4.37 6 6 16 82.1 109 22 54 1.591
Totals 18 7 3.58 4 3 1 1 65.1 71 30 26 20 44 1.393 161 161 3.934 95 66 1429.2 1469 474 1033 1.359

California Angels Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
John Candelaria 2 2 0.84 1 1 0 0 10.2 11 8 1 6 7 1.594 16 16 2.55 10 2 0 91.2 68 26 81 1.025
Doug Corbett 3 0 5.40 1 0 0 0 6.2 9 4 4 2 2 1.650 46 0 3.66 4 2 10 78.2 66 22 36 1.119
Chuck Finley 3 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0.500 25 0 3.30 3 1 0 46.1 40 23 37 1.360
Gary Lucas 4 0 11.57 0 0 0 0 2.1 3 3 3 1 2 1.714 27 0 3.15 4 1 2 45.2 45 6 31 1.117
Kirk McCaskill 2 2 7.71 0 2 0 0 9.1 16 13 8 5 7 2.250 34 33 3.36 17 10 0 246.1 207 92 202 1.214
Donnie Moore 3 0 7.20 0 1 1 0 5.0 8 4 4 2 0 2.000 49 0 2.97 4 5 21 72.2 60 22 53 1.128
Vern Ruhle 1 0 13.50 0 0 0 0 0.2 2 2 1 0 0 3.000 16 3 4.15 1 3 1 47.2 46 7 23 1.112
Don Sutton 2 1 1.86 0 0 0 0 9.2 6 2 2 1 4 0.724 34 34 3.74 15 11 0 207.0 192 49 116 1.164
Mike Witt 2 2 2.55 1 0 0 1 17.2 13 5 5 2 8 0.849 34 34 2.84 18 10 0 269.0 218 73 208 1.082
Totals 22 7 3.94 3 4 1 1 64.0 69 41 28 19 31 1.375 162 162 3.839 92 70 1456.0 1356 478 955 1.260

WS: NYM-BOS / ALCS: BOS-CAL / NLCS: NYM-HOU
 1985 ALCS /  1987 ALCS

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