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Exhibition Game
10/23/14
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1984 Detroit Tigers
J.Niekro enters the game to pitch.  
++ H.Johnson hits a shallow flyout to RCF.  
  L.Whitaker hits a shallow flyout to RCF.  
  K.Gibson grounds a single to RCF.
SB K.Gibson steals 2B.
  E.Cabell misplays a routine grounder and C.Lemon reaches on the error.
A.Trammell hits a groundball single to LCF. K.Gibson scores.
  D.Bergman walks.
  L.Parrish lines out to 1B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 0 1
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1980 Houston Astros
J.Morris enters the game to pitch.  
  T.Puhl flies out to RF.  
  D.Walling draws the walk.
DP C.Cedeno grounds one back to the pitcher who throws to second for the force.
  J.Cruz grounds a single to RF.
  J.Morgan takes ball four.
E.Cabell hits a Texas League single to CF. C.Cedeno scores. J.Cruz scores.
  C.Reynolds grounds out to 1B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 2 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Herndon hits an infield single to 2B.
CISH J.Morris lays down a sacrifice bunt to C. All runners advance.
  H.Johnson grounds it thru the hole to RF for a single.
DPSB H.Johnson steals 2B.
II L.Whitaker hits a shallow flyout to RF.
  K.Gibson lines out to SS.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 2 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  A.Ashby grounds out to 2B.  
  J.Niekro doubles down the leftfield line.
  T.Puhl swings and misses for strike 3.
  D.Walling flies out to LF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  C.Lemon strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
BH A.Trammell grounds out to the catcher.  
  D.Bergman flies out to deep RCF.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  C.Cedeno hits a shallow flyout to CF.  
  J.Cruz swings and misses for strike 3.  
  J.Morgan flies out to RCF.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish strikes out swinging.  
  L.Herndon hits a shallow flyout down the LF line.  
  J.Morris hits a shallow flyout down the RF line.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  E.Cabell grounds out to 3B.  
  C.Reynolds flies out to deep RF.  
  A.Ashby grounds out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  H.Johnson grounds out to 2B.  
  L.Whitaker grounds out to 3B.  
  K.Gibson pops out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Niekro grounds out to 3B.  
  T.Puhl fouls out to the C along the screen.  
  D.Walling grounds out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  C.Lemon lines out to 3B.  
  A.Trammell flies out to deep RCF.  
  D.Bergman grounds out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 2 3 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  C.Cedeno hits a groundball single to LF.
DPSB C.Cedeno steals second base.
  J.Cruz grounds out to 1B.
II J.Morgan takes ball four.
DP++ E.Cabell hits a shallow flyout to LCF.
C.Reynolds hits a line drive single to CF. C.Cedeno scores.
  A.Ashby walks. The manager for Detroit has been ejected for arguing the call. The bench coach is now running the team.
J.Niekro lines a single to LF. J.Morgan scores.
  T.Puhl takes strike 3 looking.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 6 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish flies out to RF.  
  L.Herndon takes ball four.
R.Kuntz enters the game as a pinch-hitter for J.Morris.  
DP R.Kuntz smokes a line drive single to RCF.
DP H.Johnson grounds into a 3-6-3 double play.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 5 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 6 1
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1980 Houston Astros
A.Lopez enters the game to pitch.  
  D.Walling takes ball four.
DP C.Cedeno rips a liner to LF for a double.
  J.Cruz swings and misses for strike 3.
II J.Morgan flies out to RCF. C.Lemon's throw is up the 3B line and D.Walling scores.
  E.Cabell grounds out to 2B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 5 0
1980 Houston Astros 5 7 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
BH L.Whitaker hits an infield single to 3B.
DP K.Gibson fouls out to shallow right.
DP C.Lemon hits a shallow flyout to RF.
  A.Trammell draws the walk.
  D.Bergman swings and misses for strike 3.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 6 0
1980 Houston Astros 5 7 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  C.Reynolds flies out to RCF.  
  A.Ashby hits a Texas Leaguer down the rightfield line for a double.
  J.Niekro grounds out to 3B.
- T.Puhl hits a bloop single to RF.
D.Walling hits a flyball single to LCF. A.Ashby scores.
D.Bair enters the game to pitch.  
  C.Cedeno grounds out to SS.
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 6 0
1980 Houston Astros 6 10 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish hits a shallow flyout to LF.  
  L.Herndon hits a shallow flyout to LCF.  
J.Grubb enters the game as a pinch-hitter for D.Bair.  
  J.Grubb grounds out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 1 6 0
1980 Houston Astros 6 10 1
1984 Detroit Tigers
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Howard Johnson 3B 100 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250
Lou Whitaker 2B 100 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .250
Chet Lemon CF 100 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Alan Trammell SS 100 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .333
Dave Bergman 1B 100 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
Lance Parrish C 100 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
Larry Herndon LF 100 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333
Jack Morris P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rusty Kuntz PH 100 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
Aurelio Lopez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Doug Bair P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Johnny Grubb PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Game Totals -- 100 32 1 6 1 3 3 -- .188
1984 Detroit Tigers
View Basic Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Howard Johnson 3B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Chet Lemon CF 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Herndon LF 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jack Morris P 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rusty Kuntz PH 100 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Aurelio Lopez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Doug Bair P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Grubb PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 32 6 0 0 0 6 2 0
1984 Detroit Tigers
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Howard Johnson 3B 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Chet Lemon CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Alan Trammell SS 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Larry Herndon LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Morris P 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Rusty Kuntz PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aurelio Lopez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Doug Bair P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Grubb PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 24 10 0 0 2 0 0 1 1
Batting

RBI: A.Trammell (1)

2-Out RBI: A.Trammell

SH: J.Morris

Baserunning

SB: H.Johnson (1), K.Gibson (1)

Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 6.0 6 4 4 4 3 0 97 6.00
Aurelio Lopez 100 1.2 4 2 2 1 1 0 35 10.80
Doug Bair 100 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.00
Game Totals 100 8.0 10 6 6 5 4 0 135 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 28 24 6 1 0 0 8 7 .250
Aurelio Lopez 100 10 8 4 2 0 0 2 2 .500
Doug Bair 100 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Game Totals 100 39 33 10 3 0 0 11 9 ---
1980 Houston Astros
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Terry Puhl LF 100 5 0 1 0 0 2 4 .200
Denny Walling 1B 100 3 1 1 1 2 0 1 .333
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .400
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .250
Joe Morgan 2B 100 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 .000
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .250
Craig Reynolds SS 100 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .250
Alan Ashby C 100 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .333
Joe Niekro P 100 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .500
Game Totals -- 100 33 6 10 6 5 4 -- .303
1980 Houston Astros
View Basic Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Terry Puhl LF 100 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Denny Walling 1B 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 5 2 1 0 0 3 1 0
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Joe Morgan 2B 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alan Ashby C 100 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Joe Niekro P 100 4 2 1 0 0 3 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 33 10 3 0 0 13 1 0
1980 Houston Astros
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Terry Puhl LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denny Walling 1B 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Jose Cruz RF 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Morgan 2B 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Ashby C 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Joe Niekro P 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 27 8 1 2 4 0 0 1 0
Batting

2B: C.Cedeno (1), A.Ashby (1), J.Niekro (1)

RBI: D.Walling (1), J.Morgan (1), E.Cabell 2 (2), C.Reynolds (1), J.Niekro (1)

2-Out RBI: D.Walling, E.Cabell 2, C.Reynolds, J.Niekro

SF: J.Morgan

Baserunning

SB: C.Cedeno (1)

Fielding

Errors: E.Cabell (1)

Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 9.0 6 1 0 3 3 0 123 0.00
Game Totals 100 9.0 6 1 0 3 3 0 123 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 36 32 6 0 0 0 8 16 .188
Game Totals 100 36 32 6 0 0 0 8 16 ---
Boxscore Glossary
Defense Offense Fielding
CI : Corners In BH : Bunt Hit Attempt  - : Poor Play
DP : Double Play Depth HR : Hit and Run  + : Good Play
GL : Guard Lines SH : Sac Bunt Attempt ++ : Great Play
II : Infield In SB : Stolen Base Attempt +- : Good Range
OD : Outfield Deep    
OS : Outfield Shallow    
Player of the Game
Joe Niekro throws a complete game victory
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