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Exhibition Game
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1984 Detroit Tigers
J.Niekro enters the game to pitch.  
  H.Johnson flies out to RF.  
  L.Whitaker grounds out to 1B.  
  K.Gibson takes ball four.
  C.Lemon smokes a line drive single to LCF.
A.Trammell hits a bloop double to LCF. K.Gibson scores. C.Lemon scores.
  D.Bergman is issued the free pass.
  L.Parrish grounds out to SS.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 0 0
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1980 Houston Astros
J.Morris enters the game to pitch.  
  T.Puhl grounds out to 1B.  
  D.Walling grounds out to SS.  
  C.Cedeno hits a groundball single to LCF.
  J.Cruz hits a shallow flyout to RCF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 2 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 1 0
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Herndon hits a line drive single to LCF.
CISH A.Ashby fumbles a slow roller and J.Morris reaches on the error.
DP H.Johnson hits a shallow flyout to CF.
DP L.Whitaker takes ball four.
DP K.Gibson lines out to 1B.
  C.Lemon flies out to deep LCF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 3 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 1 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Morgan pops out to 2B.  
  E.Cabell lines out to 2B.  
  C.Reynolds flies out to deep RF.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 3 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 1 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  A.Trammell flies out to CF.  
  D.Bergman hits a groundball single to RCF.
DP L.Parrish strikes out on a ball out of the zone.
  L.Herndon is frozen on strike 3.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 0 1 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  A.Ashby pops out to SS.  
  J.Niekro takes ball four.
DPHR T.Puhl grounds it thru the hole to RCF for a single.
DP D.Walling grounds out to 1B.
C.Cedeno smokes a line drive single to RF. J.Niekro scores. T.Puhl scores.
SB C.Cedeno steals 2B.
J.Cruz grounds a single to RCF. C.Cedeno scores.
SB J.Cruz swipes 2B.
J.Morgan hits a flyball single to RF. J.Cruz scores.
  E.Cabell grounds out to 3B.
1984 Detroit Tigers 2 4 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 5 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  J.Morris hits a line drive single to RF.
DP H.Johnson hits a groundball single to RF.
DP L.Whitaker flies out to LCF.
DP K.Gibson smokes a line drive single to CF.
DP C.Lemon strikes out on a ball out of the zone.
A.Trammell grounds a single to RF. J.Morris scores. H.Johnson scores.
  D.Bergman hits a shallow flyout to CF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 8 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 5 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  C.Reynolds pops out to SS.  
  A.Ashby flies out to deep RCF.  
  J.Niekro hits a shallow flyout to RCF.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 8 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 5 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish hits a Texas League single to CF.
DP L.Herndon grounds to 1B. They get the force at 2B, but the batter beats the throw to 1B to avoid the DP.
CISH J.Morris grounds one back to the pitcher who throws to second for the force.
  H.Johnson swings and misses for strike 3.
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 9 0
1980 Houston Astros 4 5 1
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1980 Houston Astros
BH H.Johnson kicks a slow roller and T.Puhl reaches on the error.
DP D.Walling takes ball four.
DP C.Cedeno hits into a 6-4 fielder's choice.
DPSB C.Cedeno swipes 2B.
II J.Cruz swings and misses for strike 3.
  J.Morgan takes ball four.
E.Cabell grounds a single to LCF. T.Puhl scores. C.Cedeno scores.
  C.Reynolds flies out to deep LCF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 9 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Whitaker grounds out to 2B.  
  K.Gibson hits a groundball single to LCF.
DP C.Lemon strikes out on a ball out of the zone.
  A.Trammell bloops a single to LF.
  D.Bergman flies out to LCF.
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 11 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  A.Ashby grounds out to 2B.  
  J.Niekro grounds out to SS.  
  T.Puhl grounds out to 1B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 11 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  L.Parrish grounds out to SS.  
  L.Herndon flies out to deep RCF.  
  J.Morris strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 11 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  D.Walling swings and misses for strike 3.  
  C.Cedeno grounds out to 3B.  
  J.Cruz grounds out to 1B.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 4 11 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
  H.Johnson fouls out to the C on the 1B side.  
  L.Whitaker lines out to 1B.  
  K.Gibson hits a triple.
J.Niekro lets one get away and all runners advance on the wild pitch. K.Gibson scores.  
  C.Lemon strikes out swinging.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 5 12 1
1980 Houston Astros 6 6 1
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1980 Houston Astros
  J.Morgan draws the walk.
DP E.Cabell smokes a line drive single to LF.
DP C.Reynolds grounds a single to RF. J.Morgan scores.
DP A.Ashby grounds into a 4-6-3 double play. E.Cabell scores.  
G.Woods enters the game as a pinch-hitter for J.Niekro.  
A.Lopez enters the game to pitch.  
  G.Woods strikes out swinging.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 5 12 1
1980 Houston Astros 8 8 1
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1984 Detroit Tigers
J.Sambito enters the game to pitch.  
  A.Trammell flies out to deep RF.  
  D.Bergman grounds out to SS.  
  L.Parrish strikes out swinging.  
1984 Detroit Tigers 5 12 1
1980 Houston Astros 8 8 1
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 0 0 1 3 .200
Lou Whitaker 2B 100 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 2 3 0 1 0 3 .750
Chet Lemon CF 100 5 1 1 0 0 3 7 .200
Alan Trammell SS 100 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 .600
Dave Bergman 1B 100 4 0 1 0 1 0 4 .250
Lance Parrish C 100 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .200
Larry Herndon LF 100 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .250
Jack Morris P 100 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .333
Aurelio Lopez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 39 5 12 4 3 8 -- .308
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 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 100 4 3 0 1 0 5 0 0
Chet Lemon CF 100 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 100 5 3 1 0 0 4 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Lance Parrish C 100 5 1 0 0 0 1 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
Aurelio Lopez P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 39 12 1 1 0 15 0 0
1984 Detroit Tigers
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Howard Johnson 3B 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Gibson RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chet Lemon CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Bergman 1B 8 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Larry Herndon LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Morris P 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Aurelio Lopez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 24 10 1 3 6 0 0 0 0
Batting

2B: A.Trammell (1)

3B: K.Gibson (1)

RBI: A.Trammell 4 (4)

2-Out RBI: A.Trammell 4

SH: J.Morris

Baserunning
Fielding

Errors: H.Johnson (1)

Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 7.2 8 8 6 4 2 0 115 7.04
Aurelio Lopez 100 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0.00
Game Totals 100 8.0 8 8 6 4 3 0 121 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Jack Morris, L (0-1) 100 35 31 8 0 0 0 11 9 .258
Aurelio Lopez 100 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Game Totals 100 36 32 8 0 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 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 .250
Denny Walling 1B 100 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .500
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .250
Joe Morgan 2B 100 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 .500
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .500
Craig Reynolds SS 100 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .250
Alan Ashby C 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Joe Niekro P 100 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Gary Woods PH 100 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Joe Sambito P 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 32 8 8 7 4 3 -- .250
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 100 4 2 0 0 0 2 2 0
Jose Cruz RF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Joe Morgan 2B 100 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 100 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alan Ashby C 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Niekro P 100 2 0 0 0 0 0 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 32 8 0 0 0 8 3 0
1980 Houston Astros
View Basic View Advanced Fielding
Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Terry Puhl LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denny Walling 1B 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cesar Cedeno CF 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jose Cruz RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Morgan 2B 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enos Cabell 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Craig Reynolds SS 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Ashby C 9 0 1 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 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Batting

RBI: C.Cedeno 2 (2), J.Cruz (1), J.Morgan (1), E.Cabell 2 (2), C.Reynolds (1)

2-Out RBI: C.Cedeno 2, J.Cruz, J.Morgan, E.Cabell 2

Baserunning

SB: C.Cedeno 2 (2), J.Cruz (1)

Fielding

Errors: A.Ashby (1)

Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 8.0 12 5 5 3 7 0 130 5.63
Joe Sambito, SV (1) 100 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0.00
Game Totals 100 9.0 12 5 5 3 8 0 139 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Joe Niekro, W (1-0) 100 40 37 12 1 1 0 6 11 .324
Joe Sambito, SV (1) 100 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Game Totals 100 43 40 12 1 1 0 7 12 ---
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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