Game #149
Tuesday, September 25, 2001
Baltimore 12, Boston 7

 

BALTIMORE              ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
Matos cf                4  2  1  1   1  0   0  .226
Bigbie rf               5  2  2  1   0  0   1  .250
Conine 1b               5  2  3  1   0  1   1  .309
Richard dh              5  2  2  3   0  1   2  .272
Ripken 3b               4  3  2  0   1  2   0  .260
Batista ss              5  1  3  4   0  0   0  .235
Anderson lf             4  0  1  2   0  1   2  .196
Gil c                   4  0  0  0   1  1   1  .286
Hairston 2b             3  0  0  0   1  1   2  .242

Totals                 39 12 14 12   4  7   9

BATTING: 2B - Bigbie (5, Castillo); Conine (19, Castillo).
3B - Batista (5, Castillo). HR - Richard (14, 1st inning off
Castillo 2 on, 1 out); Matos (3, 2nd inning off Castillo 0
on, 1 out); Batista (24, 9th inning off McDill 3 on, 1 out).
SF - Anderson. RBI - Richard 3 (56), Anderson 2 (42), Matos
(6), Bigbie (10), Conine (87), Batista 4 (82). 2-out RBI -
Anderson, Bigbie, Conine. Runners left in scoring position, 2
out - Anderson 1, Richard 1. Team LOB - 5.

BASERUNNING: CS - Hairston (11, 2nd base by Castillo/Mirabelli).

FIELDING: DP: 4 (Batista-Hairston-Conine 2,
Conine-Batista-Conine, Ripken-Hairston-Conine).

BOSTON                 ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
Offerman 2b             4  2  2  1   1  1   2  .261
Lofton ss               4  0  1  0   0  0   1  .154
 a-Stynes ph            0  0  0  0   0  0   0  .281
 Merloni ss             0  0  0  0   0  0   0  .220
Nixon cf                4  1  1  0   1  1   3  .275
Ramirez dh              4  1  2  2   1  1   3  .307
Daubach lf              5  0  3  2   0  1   2  .260
Pickering 1b            4  0  1  0   1  0   4  .320
Alcantara rf            5  1  1  0   0  1   3  .273
Hillenbrand 3b          4  1  1  2   0  0   2  .269
Mirabelli c             2  1  1  0   1  0   0  .222

Totals                 36  7 13  7   5  5  20

a-hit by pitch for Lofton in the 8th.

BATTING: 2B - Daubach (22, Mercedes); Lofton (1, Mercedes);
Offerman (21, Bale); Ramirez (33, Wasdin). HR - Hillenbrand
(11, 8th inning off Wasdin 1 on, 0 out). RBI - Ramirez 2
(124), Daubach 2 (62), Offerman (45), Hillenbrand 2 (48). 2-out
RBI - Ramirez, Daubach. Runners left in scoring position, 2
out - Pickering 1, Nixon 1, Hillenbrand 1, Ramirez 1. GIDP
- Alcantara, Offerman, Pickering 2. Team LOB - 9.

FIELDING: E - Lofton (1, throw). DP: 1 (Offerman-Lofton). 

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    Baltimore      - 410 210 004  -- 12
    Boston         - 200 000 320  --  7

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BALTIMORE                    ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
Mercedes (W, 8-17)            5       7   2   2   1   3   0   6.04
Bale                          1       1   2   2   2   2   0   3.20
Wasdin                        1 1/3   4   3   3   2   0   1   4.14
Ryan (H, 13)                    2/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   4.66
Roberts                       1       1   0   0   0   0   0   4.89

BOSTON                       ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
Castillo (L, 8-9)             4       9   7   5   1   4   2   4.42
Erdos                         2       2   1   1   2   1   0   5.59
Banks                         2       0   0   0   0   1   0   0.00
McDill                        1       3   4   4   1   1   1   6.30

Bale pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

WP - Bale. HBP - Mirabelli (by Bale); Stynes (by Wasdin).
Pitches-strikes: Castillo 86-57; Erdos 42-25; Banks 22-13; McDill 21-12;
Mercedes 74-48; Bale 28-13; Wasdin 35-21; Ryan 8-5; Roberts 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls: Castillo 3-4; Erdos 0-4; Banks 1-4; McDill 2-0;
Mercedes 9-3; Bale 1-0; Wasdin 2-2; Ryan 1-1; Roberts 3-0. Batters
faced: Castillo 22; Erdos 9; Banks 6; McDill 7; Mercedes 21; Bale 7;
Wasdin 10; Ryan 2; Roberts 3. 

UMPIRES: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Brian Onora.
3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
T--3:29. Att--29,726. Weather: 74 degrees, cloudy. Wind: 24
mph, out to left.
 

Play-by-play:
(b-ball, s-swinging strike, c-called strike, f-foul, i-intentional ball)

Baltimore 1st -- Matos (ccfb) flied out to center. Bigbie singled to center. Conine (cf) singled to left, Bigbie to second. Richard (bbc) homered to right, Bigbie, Conine and Richard scored. Ripken (cbbbs) singled to center. Batista (cbcff) grounded out third to first, Ripken to second. Anderson (csbb) singled to right, Ripken scored. Gil (bfb) grounded out to shortstop.

Boston 1st -- Offerman (c) singled to center. Lofton (bsbsb) grounded out first to pitcher, Offerman to second. Nixon (cfbfb) struck out swinging. Ramirez (cs) singled to left, Offerman scored. Daubach (cbb) doubled to center, Ramirez scored. Pickering (c) grounded out shortstop to first.

Baltimore 2nd -- Hairston (bfbb) walked. Matos (c - Hairston caught stealing, catcher to second - bc) homered to left. Bigbie (c) flied out to right. Conine grounded out third to first.

Boston 2nd -- Alcantara (bcb) flied out to right. Hillenbrand (b) popped out to first. Mirabelli (c) singled to left. Offerman (bbfc) struck out swinging.

Baltimore 3rd -- Richard (sbcb) struck out swinging. Ripken (cbsb) struck out swinging. Batista (fsb) tripled to deep right center, fielded by CF. Anderson (bbccf) struck out swinging.

Boston 3rd -- Lofton (cf) grounded out first to pitcher. Nixon (bbsb) singled to right. Ramirez (bsbbf) struck out swinging. Daubach (ff) flied out to left.

Baltimore 4th -- Gil flied out to CF in right center. Hairston (cbf) struck out swinging. Matos (b) safe at first on SS's throwing error. Bigbie (c) doubled to left, Matos scored. Conine (bc) doubled to left center, fielded by LF, Bigbie scored. Richard (cbsbffb) lined out to first.

Boston 4th -- Pickering singled to right center, fielded by RF. Alcantara (fcb) grounded into double play, shortstop to second to first. Hillenbrand (cfb) grounded out third to first.

Baltimore 5th -- Erdos relieved Castillo. Ripken (c) singled to center. Batista (fbbc) singled to left, Ripken to third. Anderson hit sacrifice fly to center, Ripken scored. Gil (bbb) walked, Batista to second. Hairston (cffbbffb) lined into double play to second, Batista out, second to shortstop.

Boston 5th -- Mirabelli (bcbcb) walked. Offerman (b) grounded into double play, first to shortstop to first. Lofton (c) doubled to left. Nixon (b) grounded out first to pitcher.

Baltimore 6th -- Matos (cbbfb) walked. Bigbie (bf) flied out to center. Conine (bfbsffff) struck out swinging. Richard (bf) flied out to left.

Boston 6th -- Bale relieved Mercedes. Ramirez (bfbb) walked. Daubach (cbs) struck out swinging. Pickering (bfbb) walked, Ramirez to second. Alcantara (bcf) struck out looking. Hillenbrand grounded out shortstop to first.

Baltimore 7th -- Banks relieved Erdos. Ripken (bffs) struck out swinging. Batista (ccbbb) flied out to right. Anderson (cc) popped out to third.

Boston 7th -- Mirabelli (bcc) hit by pitch. Offerman (cb - Mirabelli to second on wild pitch - bb) doubled to left center, fielded by CF, Mirabelli scored. Wasdin relieved Bale. Lofton (c) flied out to center. Nixon (bbcb) walked. Ramirez (bbsf) doubled to left, fielded by SS, Offerman scored, Nixon to third. Daubach (bcfff) safe on infield single, fielded by SS, Nixon scored, Ramirez to third. Pickering (ss) grounded into double play, third to second to first.

Baltimore 8th -- Gil (bb) flied out to center. Hairston (b) flied out to right. Matos (bc) grounded out shortstop to first.

Boston 8th -- Alcantara singled to right. Hillenbrand (bs) homered to left, Alcantara and Hillenbrand scored. Mirabelli (bc) popped out to second. Offerman (bfsbb) walked. Stynes pinch-hit for Lofton. Stynes hit by pitch, Offerman to second. Ryan relieved Wasdin. Nixon (c) flied out to left, Offerman to third. Ramirez (cbbbf) grounded out second to first.

Baltimore 9th -- McDill relieved Banks. Merloni replaced Lofton at SS. Bigbie (bfb) grounded out first unassisted. Conine (ccb) singled to right. Richard singled to center, Conine to second. Ripken (bcbb) walked, Conine to third, Richard to second. Batista homered to left, Conine, Richard, Ripken and Batista scored. Anderson (bb) grounded out second to first. Gil (cs) struck out swinging.

Boston 9th -- Roberts relieved Ryan. Daubach (c) singled to center. Pickering (c) grounded into double play, shortstop to second to first. Alcantara (fb) grounded out shortstop to first.

 

AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
X-NY YANKEES     89   61  .593   -     46-27  43-34  47-20 20-13 12-20 LOST 1
BOSTON           75   74  .503  13 1/2 40-39  35-35  35-31 15-18 15-17 LOST 4
TORONTO          74   77  .490  15 1/2 37-41  37-36  34-35 16-12 16-20 LOST 1
BALTIMORE        60   90  .400  29     29-44  31-46  28-36 16-16 10-26 WON  2
TAMPA BAY        54   96  .360  35     29-41  25-55  21-43 13-19 10-26 WON  2
AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
CLEVELAND        87   65  .572   -     42-35  45-30  21-11 44-26 15-17 WON  1
MINNESOTA        80   71  .530   6 1/2 45-33  35-38  13-19 42-23 16-20 WON  1
CHI WHITE SOX    78   73  .517   8 1/2 44-35  34-38  16-13 37-31 13-23 LOST 1
DETROIT          62   89  .411  24 1/2 33-39  29-50  15-18 22-46 15-17 WON  4
KANSAS CITY      58   93  .384  28 1/2 30-43  28-50  13-19 23-42 14-22 LOST 5
AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
X-SEATTLE       108   44  .711   -     52-22  56-22  33-12 31-10 32-16 WON  2
Y-OAKLAND        93   58  .616  14 1/2 49-28  44-30  31-14 27-14 23-24 WON  5
ANAHEIM          74   77  .490  33 1/2 38-34  36-43  24-17 24-21 16-31 LOST 4
TEXAS            70   82  .461  38     41-40  29-42  21-20 17-28 24-24 LOST 2
X -- WON DIVISION TITLE
Y -- CLINCHED WILD CARD
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH RESULTS
BALTIMORE 12, BOSTON 7
CLEVELAND 11, TORONTO 7
TAMPA BAY 4, NY YANKEES 0
MINNESOTA 4, CHI WHITE SOX 2
DETROIT 6, KANSAS CITY 4
SEATTLE 13, TEXAS 2
OAKLAND 9, ANAHEIM 3
NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
ATLANTA          81   70  .536   -     34-38  47-32  35-30 22-14 15-17 WON  1
PHILADELPHIA     80   71  .530   1     46-33  34-38  39-31 15-16 19-13 LOST 1
NY METS          77   74  .510   4     42-33  35-41  39-29 14-19 14-18 WON  1
FLORIDA          70   81  .464  11     41-31  29-50  28-37 19-17 11-21 LOST 1
MONTREAL         64   87  .424  17     34-45  30-42  27-41 13-20 16-16 LOST 2
NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
HOUSTON          90   61  .596   -     44-33  46-28  18-12 47-29 16-14 LOST 1
ST LOUIS         86   66  .566   4 1/2 50-26  36-40  19-11 42-32 17-16 WON  1
CHICAGO CUBS     81   70  .536   9     42-29  39-41  16-14 41-32 15-18 LOST 4
MILWAUKEE        65   86  .430  25     33-42  32-44  15-15 36-45 09-16 WON  2
CINCINNATI       62   89  .411  28     25-50  37-39  13-09 31-50 14-19 WON  1
PITTSBURGH       58   94  .382  32 1/2 38-42  20-52  05-22 34-43 11-22 WON  3
NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
ARIZONA          84   67  .556   -     41-32  43-35  18-14 19-15 40-30 LOST 1
SAN FRANCISCO    83   69  .546   1 1/2 46-29  37-40  18-14 18-18 37-32 LOST 1
LOS ANGELES      81   71  .533   3 1/2 44-36  37-35  17-15 23-16 35-31 WON  1
SAN DIEGO        75   76  .497   9     33-42  42-34  17-15 24-15 28-37 WON  1
COLORADO         67   84  .444  17     37-39  30-45  15-17 21-18 29-39 LOST 1
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH RESULTS
ATLANTA 5, FLORIDA 2 (11 INNINGS)
NY METS 2, MONTREAL 0
CINCINNATI 8, PHILADELPHIA 1
PITTSBURGH 13, CHICAGO CUBS 1
ST LOUIS 3, HOUSTON 2
SAN DIEGO 8, COLORADO 7
MILWAUKEE 9, ARIZONA 4
LOS ANGELES 9, SAN FRANCISCO 5
MAJOR LEAGUE WILD CARD STANDINGS
(THROUGH GAMES OF TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH)
AMERICAN LEAGUE
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB
OAKLAND          93   58  .616   -
NATIONAL LEAGUE
TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB
ST LOUIS         86   66  .566   -    
SAN FRANCISCO    83   69  .546   3    
CHICAGO CUBS     81   70  .536   4 1/2
LOS ANGELES      81   71  .533   5    
PHILADELPHIA     80   71  .530   5 1/2
NY METS          77   74  .510   8 1/2
SAN DIEGO        75   76  .497  10 1/2
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