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In years 1903 to 2020, Involving Masahide Kobayashi and Sorted by Championship Win Probability Added
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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
102008-05-17down 2-1HBPPitb91--01 (0-0)0.1845.400.12%6.03CINEdwin Encarnacion0.07%3.23CLEMasahide Kobayashi-0.12%6.03Hit By Pitch; Votto to 2B
112009-04-21down 6-31BPitt812-03 (1-1)0.1622.790.12%3.50KCRMike Jacobs0.12%3.50CLEMasahide Kobayashi-0.08%2.27Single to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF); Butler Scores; Teahen to 3B
122008-05-03tied 2-21BPitt71-325 (2-2)0.1823.170.12%3.47KCRBilly Butler0.11%3.19CLEMasahide Kobayashi-0.12%3.47Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); DeJesus Scores; Gordon to 2B
132008-04-26tied 3-31BPitt91--15 (3-1)0.1833.070.12%3.31NYYMelky Cabrera0.12%3.31CLEMasahide Kobayashi-0.12%3.23Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Damon to 3B
142008-08-06tied 7-7HRPitb912-01 (0-0)0.1793.180.12%3.46TBRCarlos Pena0.12%3.46CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.00%.04*WALK-OFF*:Home Run (Line Drive to Deep CF); Iwamura Scores; Zobrist Scores
152008-05-15down 4-2SOPitt9-2316 (3-2)0.1213.940.10%5.19OAKMike Sweeney-0.10%5.19CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.09%4.71Strikeout Swinging
162008-05-15down 4-2SOPitt9-2324 (1-2)0.1173.860.09%5.08OAKRyan Sweeney-0.09%5.08CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.08%4.62*ENDED GAME*:Strikeout Swinging
172008-07-25down 5-2HRPitt91--05 (2-2)0.0941.560.09%2.54MINJustin Morneau0.09%2.54CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.00%.10Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Mauer Scores
182008-05-17down 2-11BPitb9---05 (2-2)0.1353.520.09%3.93CINJoey Votto0.05%2.11CLEMasahide Kobayashi-0.09%3.93Single to LF (Fly Ball to Short LF)
192008-05-25tied 1-1OutPitt91--12 (0-1)0.1413.070.09%3.19TEXDavid Murphy-0.09%3.19CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.08%2.82Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
202008-05-03tied 2-2OutPitt71-313 (0-2)0.1163.210.08%3.51KCRJose Guillen-0.07%3.23CLEMasahide Kobayashi0.08%3.51Flyball: RF (Short RF Line)
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