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1984 Detroit Tigers
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1980 Houston Astros
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Exhibition Game
9/2/15
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1984 Detroit Tigers
J.Niekro enters the game to pitch.  
  H.Johnson hits a shallow flyout to LF.  
  L.Whitaker pops out to 3B.  
  K.Gibson strikes out swinging.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 0 0 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 0 0
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1980 Houston Astros
J.Morris enters the game to pitch.  
  T.Puhl grounds it thru the hole to RCF for a single.
DP D.Walling pops out to 2B.
DP C.Cedeno hits a line drive single to LCF.
DP J.Cruz smokes a line drive single to CF. T.Puhl scores.
DPSB J.Cruz is nailed stealing 2B.
+ J.Morgan hits a line drive double to RCF. C.Cedeno scores.
E.Cabell hits a line drive single to LF. J.Morgan scores.
  C.Reynolds hits into a 4-6 fielder's choice.
1984 Detroit Tigers 0 0 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 5 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  C.Lemon lines out to 2B.  
  A.Trammell hits a shallow flyout down the LF line.  
  D.Bergman strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 0 0 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 5 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  A.Ashby flies out to RF.  
  J.Niekro hits a groundball single to LF.
DP T.Puhl strikes out swinging.
  D.Walling hits an infield single to 1B.
  C.Cedeno grounds out to 2B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 0 0 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish walks.
DP L.Herndon grounds out to 3B.
  J.Morris hits a bloop single to RF.
DP H.Johnson hits into a 3-6 fielder's choice. L.Parrish scores.
  L.Whitaker walks.
K.Gibson grounds it thru the hole to LF for a single. H.Johnson scores.
  C.Lemon draws the walk.
  A.Trammell hits into a 4-6 fielder's choice.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Cruz grounds out to SS.  
  J.Morgan strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  E.Cabell flies out down the LF line.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
BH D.Bergman lines out to 1B.  
  L.Parrish flies out to deep LF.  
  L.Herndon grounds out to 2B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  C.Reynolds grounds out to SS.  
  A.Ashby pops out to 3B.  
  J.Niekro lines out to 3B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  J.Morris strikes out swinging.  
  H.Johnson hits a flyball single to RF.
DP L.Whitaker grounds into a 3-6-3 double play.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 3 0
1980 Houston Astros 3 7 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  T.Puhl grounds out to 2B.  
  K.Gibson misplays a lazy flyball and D.Walling reaches on the error.
DP C.Cedeno hits a groundball single to CF. D.Walling is thrown out at 3B by C.Lemon.
  J.Cruz flies out to deep RF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 3 1
1980 Houston Astros 3 8 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  K.Gibson hits a flyball double to CF.
  C.Lemon strikes out looking.
  A.Trammell hits a shallow flyout to CF.
  D.Bergman is issued the free pass.
  L.Parrish grounds out to 3B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 1
1980 Houston Astros 3 8 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Morgan grounds a single to RCF.
DP E.Cabell strikes out swinging.
DP J.Morris uncorks a wild pitch and all runners advance.
C.Reynolds hits a flyball single to RF. J.Morgan scores.
DP A.Ashby strikes out swinging.
  J.Niekro swings and misses for strike 3.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 10 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Herndon flies out down the LF line.  
  J.Morris strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  H.Johnson swings and misses for strike 3.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 10 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  T.Puhl grounds out to 2B.  
  D.Walling draws the walk.
DP C.Cedeno hits a shallow flyout to LF.
  J.Cruz hits into a 6-4 fielder's choice.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 10 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Whitaker bloops a double to RCF.
  K.Gibson grounds out to 2B.
  C.Lemon grounds out to the pitcher.
  A.Trammell fouls out to the C on the 3B side.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 5 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 10 0
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Morgan grounds out to 1B.  
  E.Cabell grounds out to 2B.  
  C.Reynolds draws the walk.
  A.Ashby grounds a single to RF.
G.Woods enters the game as a pinch-hitter for J.Niekro.  
  G.Woods grounds out to SS.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 5 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 11 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
J.Sambito enters the game to pitch.  
  D.Bergman strikes out looking.  
  L.Parrish flies out to LF.  
  L.Herndon grounds it thru the hole to LF for a single.
R.Kuntz enters the game as a pinch-hitter for J.Morris.  
  R.Kuntz takes ball four.
  H.Johnson flies out to CF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 6 1
1980 Houston Astros 4 11 0
1984 Detroit Tigers
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Howard Johnson 3B 100 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .200
Lou Whitaker 2B 100 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .500
Chet Lemon CF 100 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
Alan Trammell SS 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000
Dave Bergman 1B 100 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000
Lance Parrish C 100 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Larry Herndon LF 100 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250
Jack Morris P 100 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .333
Rusty Kuntz PH 100 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 32 2 6 2 5 7 -- .188
1984 Detroit Tigers
View Basic Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Howard Johnson 3B 100 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 100 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 2 1 0 0 3 0 0
Chet Lemon CF 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Herndon LF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jack Morris P 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Rusty Kuntz PH 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 32 6 2 0 0 8 0 0
1984 Detroit Tigers
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Howard Johnson 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chet Lemon CF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Alan Trammell SS 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Larry Herndon LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Morris P 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Rusty Kuntz PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 24 10 1 0 0 2 0 1 0
Batting

2B: L.Whitaker (1), K.Gibson (1)

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

2-Out RBI: K.Gibson

Baserunning
Fielding

Errors: K.Gibson (1)

Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 8.0 11 4 4 2 5 0 119 4.50
Game Totals 100 8.0 11 4 4 2 5 0 119 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 36 34 11 1 0 0 10 8 .324
Game Totals 100 36 34 11 1 0 0 10 8 ---
1980 Houston Astros
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Terry Puhl LF 100 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .250
Denny Walling 1B 100 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .333
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .500
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .250
Joe Morgan 2B 100 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 .500
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .250
Craig Reynolds SS 100 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .333
Alan Ashby C 100 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
Joe Niekro P 100 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
Gary Woods PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Joe Sambito P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 34 4 11 4 2 5 -- .324
1980 Houston Astros
View Basic Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Terry Puhl LF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Denny Walling 1B 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Joe Morgan 2B 100 4 2 1 0 0 3 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alan Ashby C 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Joe Niekro P 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Gary Woods PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Sambito P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 34 11 1 0 0 12 0 1
1980 Houston Astros
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Terry Puhl LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denny Walling 1B 7 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jose Cruz RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Morgan 2B 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Ashby C 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Niekro P 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gary Woods PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Sambito P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 27 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Batting

2B: J.Morgan (1)

RBI: J.Cruz (1), J.Morgan (1), E.Cabell (1), C.Reynolds (1)

2-Out RBI: J.Morgan, E.Cabell

Baserunning

CS: J.Cruz (1)

Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 8.0 5 2 2 4 6 0 117 2.25
Joe Sambito, SV (1) 100 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 23 0.00
Game Totals 100 9.0 6 2 2 5 7 0 140 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 32 28 5 2 0 0 8 9 .179
Joe Sambito, SV (1) 100 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Game Totals 100 37 32 6 2 0 0 8 11 ---
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 goes 8.0 innings for the win
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