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Batting Pitching
Rk Date Series Gm# Score Event Role Inn RoB Out Pit(cnt) WPA LI cWPA cLI Tm Batter cWPA cLI Tm Pitcher cWPA cLI Play Description
102008-09-28ahead 1-0FCFldb312316 (3-2)0.0752.190.24%11.66MINBrendan Harris0.24%11.66KCRBrandon Duckworth0.00%.00Fielder's Choice 3B; Morneau Scores/Safe on E2 (catch)/No RBI/unER; Kubel to 3B; Young to 2B; Harris to 1B
112007-04-18tied 3-3HRBatt10---03 (2-0)0.3242.390.24%2.92KCRJohn Buck0.12%1.53DETFernando Rodney-0.24%2.92Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
122010-05-07tied 3-3HRBatt9---11 (0-0)0.3781.820.24%1.89TORJohn Buck0.24%1.89CHWBobby Jenks-0.15%1.22Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep RF)
132007-05-16down 3-22BBatt9-2-14 (1-2)0.3304.040.23%4.72KCRJohn Buck0.04%.77OAKKiko Calero-0.23%4.72Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF); German Scores
142006-08-29tied 0-02BBatt512-11 (0-0)0.1762.520.22%5.28KCRJohn Buck0.00%.00MINMatt Garza-0.22%5.28Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep CF); Brown Scores; Shealy to 3B
152012-06-27down 3-2HRBatb7---12 (1-0)0.2421.400.22%2.10MIAJohn Buck0.07%.66STLFernando Salas-0.22%2.10Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
162010-04-29down 3-2HRBatb412-12 (1-0)0.2942.630.22%3.21TORJohn Buck0.13%2.01OAKJerry Blevins-0.22%3.21Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Overbay Scores; Bautista Scores
172011-05-01tied 3-3HRBatt71--04 (1-2)0.2672.450.21%3.25FLAJohn Buck0.21%3.25CINBronson Arroyo-0.17%2.61Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Dobbs Scores
182011-04-06down 4-13BBatb512328 (3-2)0.3423.480.21%3.50FLAJohn Buck0.21%3.50WSNLivan Hernandez-0.21%3.49Triple to RF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF); Ramirez Scores; Sanchez Scores; Morrison Scores
192011-05-09down 3-21BFldt312325 (2-2)0.2103.520.20%5.61PHIRoss Gload0.20%5.61FLAJavier Vazquez-0.19%5.35Single to LF (Ground Ball); Rollins Scores; Polanco Scores/Safe on E1 (catch)/unER/No RBI; Howard to 3B
202010-06-16tied 1-1HRBatt51--03 (1-1)0.2242.000.20%2.98TORJohn Buck0.11%1.66SDPKevin Correia-0.20%2.98Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Overbay Scores
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