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In years 1903 to 2020, Involving Bobby Murcer 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
101980-10-09ALCSGm 2down 3-2SOBatt5-2-24 (1-2)0.0461.630.93%54.74NYYBobby Murcer-0.93%54.74KCRDennis Leonard0.93%54.74Strikeout Swinging
111974-09-14tied 6-6HRBatt71--00.2692.460.90%13.64NYYBobby Murcer0.90%13.64DETJohn Hiller0.00%.00Home Run (Deep RF); Maddox Scores
121974-09-22tied 1-1HRBatb6---20.202.660.89%4.87NYYBobby Murcer0.89%4.87CLEBruce Ellingsen0.00%.00Home Run (Deep RF)
131978-08-26down 4-21BBatt812300.4395.230.86%17.04CHCBobby Murcer0.86%17.04CINDave Tomlin-0.34%6.67Single to CF (Line Drive); Gross Scores; Scott Scores; Buckner Scores/Adv on E8; Murcer Scores/No RBI
141977-06-20down 8-62BBatt912310.5826.350.86%15.60CHCBobby Murcer0.86%15.60SFGGary Lavelle-0.16%2.96Double to CF (Line Drive); Kelleher Scores; Darwin Scores; Buckner Scores/unER
151974-09-11tied 2-2OutBatt121--00.1773.470.84%27.34NYYBobby Murcer-0.84%27.34BALRoss Grimsley0.67%22.06Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
161973-06-22down 4-32BBatb712-20.4563.710.78%10.63NYYBobby Murcer0.78%10.63DETFred Scherman-0.54%7.35Double; Clarke Scores; Alou Scores
171978-09-21tied 2-2SBFldt141--00.2573.440.77%17.25PITFrank Taveras0.77%17.25CHCBruce Sutter0.00%.01Alexander Steals 2B; Alexander Scores/Adv on E2 (throw to 2B)/Adv on E8/unER
181972-09-04tied 2-21BBatt812-00.2183.530.77%20.70NYYBobby Murcer0.54%14.44BALGrant Jackson-0.77%20.70Single to CF; Clarke Scores/unER; Allen to 3B
191972-08-15tied 4-43BBatt912-20.4564.260.76%11.82NYYBobby Murcer0.76%11.82KCRTom Burgmeier-0.02%.24Triple to CF (LF-CF); Allen Scores; Munson Scores
201977-06-01down 2-1HRBatt81--00.4173.530.72%10.19CHCBobby Murcer0.72%10.19STLAl Hrabosky-0.66%9.34Home Run (Line Drive to Deep RF); Biittner Scores
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