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In years 1903 to 2020, Involving Mark Mercer and Sorted by Championship Win Probability Added
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Results Table
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
101981-09-04down 3-2SOPitt8---10.0351.490.05%3.64DETRon Jackson-0.05%3.64TEXMark Mercer0.03%1.81Strikeout
111981-09-04down 3-2OutPitt9---20.0321.300.05%3.17DETAl Cowens-0.05%3.17TEXMark Mercer0.02%1.58*ENDED GAME*:Popfly: 3B
121981-09-12down 3-2BBPitb9---20.0481.680.04%2.58CALJuan Beniquez0.01%.75TEXMark Mercer-0.04%2.58Walk
131981-09-04down 3-2SOPitt8---20.024.970.04%2.37DETJohn Wockenfuss-0.04%2.37TEXMark Mercer0.02%1.18Strikeout Looking
141981-09-06ahead 4-3BBPitt9---00.021.550.03%1.36DETLou Whitaker0.03%1.36TEXMark Mercer-0.02%.85Walk
151981-09-06ahead 4-3OutPitt8---20.010.400.01%.99DETTom Brookens-0.01%.99TEXMark Mercer0.01%.62Groundout: 2B-1B
161981-09-01ahead 7-01BPitt512320.009.220.01%.34TORAlfredo Griffin0.00%.13TEXMark Mercer-0.01%.34Single to LF; Woods Scores; Ainge Scores; Whitt to 2B
171981-09-27ahead 2-01BPitb7-2-00.032.490.01%.17MINPete Mackanin0.01%.17TEXMark Mercer0.00%.01Single to LF; Ward Scores
181981-09-27ahead 3-0SBPitb71--00.016.320.00%.11MINRon Washington0.00%.11TEXMark Mercer0.00%.00Mackanin Steals 2B; Mackanin to 3B/Adv on E4
191981-09-27ahead 3-01BPitb7--310.014.370.00%.13MINHosken Powell0.00%.13TEXMark Mercer0.00%.00Single to CF; Mackanin Scores
201981-09-27ahead 3-0OutPitb7--300.010.220.00%.08MINRon Washington0.00%.08TEXMark Mercer0.00%.00Lineout: CF
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