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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Bring Out the Brooms - Streak Climbs to 11 Straight

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Oglivie
Game MVP:Paul Molitor

County Stadium     Time 3:18, 70ø, Wind: 6 MPH In from LF     Night Game
May 16, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Toronto           0 0 0   0 0 1   0 2 2      5 10  0
1983 Milwaukee         1 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 5      6  7  1

Recap

Mil 1st: Scored 1 run on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Robin Yount hit a fly ball scoring 1 to take the lead.  Tor  0 Mil 1.
Tor 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Tor      Jesse Barfield hit a solo HR(6) to tie the score.  Tor  1 Mil 1.
Tor 8th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Tor      Jesse Barfield hit a 2 run HR(7) to take the lead.  Tor  3 Mil 1.
Mil :    Cecil Cooper singled, hit streak now 10.
Tor 9th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 2 hits, one walk and an error.
Tor      Barry Bonnell hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Tor  4 Mil 1.
Tor      Cliff Johnson singled scoring Moseby.  Tor  5 Mil 1.
Mil 9th: Sent 9 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on 3 hits and 5 walks.
Mil      Paul Molitor singled scoring 2.  Tor  5 Mil 3.
Mil      Cecil Cooper singled scoring 2 to tie the score.  Tor  5 Mil 5.
Mil      Ben Oglivie walked scoring Yount to win the game.  Tor  5 Mil 6.

Tor  Jesse Barfield: 2 for 4, 2 HRs, 3 RBI, 2 runs.
Tor  Barry Bonnell: 3 for 4, double.
Mil  Paul Molitor: 3 for 5, triple, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Tom Tellmann picked up the win: .2 IP, 1 hit. He goes to 4-0 on 
     the year.
Tor  Dave Geisel was the loser: 0 IP, 1 earned run, 1 hit, 3 BB. He 
     drops to 1-2 on the year.
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GAME 2:
GWRBI-Moore, C
Game MVP:Mike Caldwell

County Stadium     Time 3:10, 60ø, Wind: 16 MPH Left to Right     Night Game
May 17, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Toronto           0 0 0   1 0 0   0 1 0      2  7  2
1983 Milwaukee         0 5 0   0 0 0   0 0 -      5 10  0

Recap

Mil 2nd: Sent 9 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on 5 hits, one walk and an error.
Mil      Charlie Moore singled scoring Oglivie to take the lead.  Tor  0 Mil 1.
Mil      Jim Gantner singled scoring 2, E8.  Tor  0 Mil 3.
Mil      Cecil Cooper singled scoring 2.  Tor  0 Mil 5.
Mil      Cecil Cooper extended his hit streak to 11.
Tor 4th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Tor      Barry Bonnell hit a solo HR(5).  Tor  1 Mil 5.
Mil 7th: Failed to score 2 walks and an error.
Tor 8th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Tor      Barry Bonnell hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Tor  2 Mil 5.

Mil  Jim Gantner: 2 for 5, 3 great plays.
Mil  Ben Oglivie: 3 for 3.

Mil  Mike Caldwell pitched 8.2 innings to earn the win: 2 earned runs, 
     7 hits, 0 BB, 5 K. He's 5-3 on the year.
Mil  Tom Tellmann got the save, his 1st of the year.
Tor  Jim Clancy pitched 6.2 innings and took the loss: 4 earned runs, 
     8 hits, 3 BB, 5 K. He drops to 2-4 on the season.
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GAME 3:
GWRBI-Moore, C
Game MVP:Don Sutton

County Stadium     Time 3:00, 71ø, Clear, Light Rain, Wind: 5 MPH Left to Right     Day Game
May 18, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Toronto           0 1 1   0 0 0   0 0 0      2  5  1
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 0   1 0 2   0 0 -      3 10  4

Recap

Mil :    Cecil Cooper singled, hit streak now 12.
Tor 2nd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits, one walk and an error.
Tor      Hosken Powell singled scoring Moseby to take the lead.  Tor  1 Mil 0.
Tor 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits, and an error.
Tor      Jorge Orta singled scoring Iorg.  Tor  2 Mil 0.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Ted Simmons hit a solo HR(3).  Tor  2 Mil 1.
Mil 6th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 3 hits and one walk.
Mil      Roy Howell singled scoring Simmons to tie the score.  Tor  2 Mil 2.
Mil      Charlie Moore singled scoring Molitor to take the lead.  Tor  2 Mil 3.

Mil  Cecil Cooper: 3 for 4, 2 errors.
Mil  Ted Simmons: 1 for 3, HR, 2 runs.

Mil  Don Sutton pitched a great 7 innings for the win: 1 earned run, 4 
     hits, 1 BB, 5 K. He's 3-3 on the year.
Mil  Bob Gibson pitched a 1-2-3 9th to earn his 1st save of the season.
Tor  Luis Leal pitched 5 innings and took the loss: 3 earned runs, 5 
     hits, 4 BB, 4 K. He goes to 2-5 on the year.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Streak Improves to 8 - Brewers Drop Red Sox in 3

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Gantner
Game MVP:Mike Caldwell

County Stadium     Time 3:16, 66ø, Wind: 3 MPH Out to RCF   Night Game
May 12, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Boston            0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  4  0
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 4 0   3 2 -      9 17  0

Recap

Mil 5th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 4 hits and one walk.
Mil      Jim Gantner hit a solo HR(2) to take the lead.  Bos  0 Mil 1.
Mil      Ted Simmons singled scoring Molitor.  Bos  0 Mil 2.
Mil      Ben Oglivie singled scoring Yount.  Bos  0 Mil 3.
Mil      Charlie Moore hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Bos  0 Mil 4.
Mil 7th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 4 hits and one walk.
Mil      Marshall Edwards singled scoring Oglivie.  Bos  0 Mil 5.
Mil      Ned Yost singled scoring Moore.  Bos  0 Mil 6.
Mil      Jim Gantner singled scoring Edwards.  Bos  0 Mil 7.
Mil 8th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Mil      Cecil Cooper hit a 2 run HR(5).  Bos  0 Mil 9.

Mil  Cecil Cooper: 2 for 5, HR, 2 RBI.
Mil  Jim Gantner: 3 for 4, HR, 2 RBI.
Mil  Ben Oglivie: 4 for 5.
Mil  Robin Yount: 2 for 4, double, 2 runs.

Mil  Mike Caldwell threw a shutout: 4 hits, 3 BB, 3 K. He goes to 4-3 
     on the year.
Bos  Mike Brown pitched 6.2 innings and took the loss: 5 earned runs, 
     11 hits, 2 BB, 1 K. He goes to 2-5 on the year.
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GAME 2:
GWRBI-Simmons, T
Game MVP:Chuck Porter

County Stadium     Time 2:36, 68ø     Night Game
May 14, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Boston            0 0 0   0 1 0   0 1 0      2  7  1
1983 Milwaukee         1 0 0   1 0 3   0 0 -      5 12  0

Recap

Mil 1st: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Ted Simmons singled scoring Cooper to take the lead.  Bos  0 Mil 1.
Mil 3rd: Failed to score on 2 hits and one walk.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Mil      Jim Gantner singled scoring Money.  Bos  0 Mil 2.
Bos 5th: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Bos      Rich Gedman hit a solo HR(1).  Bos  1 Mil 2.
Mil 6th: Scored 3 runs on 2 hits, one walk and an error.
Mil      Ted Simmons hit a 3 run HR(2).  Bos  1 Mil 5.
Bos 8th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Bos      Dave Stapleton singled scoring Miller.  Bos  2 Mil 5.

Bos  Rick Miller: 3 for 3, triple.
Mil  Ted Simmons: 4 for 5, double, HR, 4 RBI.

Mil  Chuck Porter pitched 8 innings to earn the win: 2 earned runs, 7 
     hits, 0 BB, 6 K. He's 1-0 on the season.
Mil  Pete Ladd pitched a 1-2-3 9th to earn his 9th save of the year.
Bos  Bruce Hurst pitched 5.2 innings and took the loss: 2 earned runs, 
     9 hits, 5 BB, 4 K. He's now 1-4 on the year.
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GAME 3:
GWRBI-Simmons, T
Game MVP:Moose Haas

County Stadium     Time 2:48, 59ø, Wind: 6 MPH Out to CF   Day Game
May 15, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Boston            0 0 0   0 0 1   0 0 1      2  8  1
1983 Milwaukee         1 0 0   0 2 0   2 1 -      6 13  0

Recap

Mil 1st: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Ted Simmons singled scoring Yount to take the lead.  Bos  0 Mil 1.
Bos 4th: Failed to score on a hit and 2 walks.
Mil 5th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Mil      Robin Yount hit a 2 run HR(5).  Bos  0 Mil 3.
Bos 6th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Bos      Tony Armas hit a solo HR(7).  Bos  1 Mil 3.
Mil 7th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits, and an error.
Mil      Jim Gantner hit a solo HR(3).  Bos  1 Mil 4.
Mil      Robin Yount hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Bos  1 Mil 5.
Mil 8th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Mil      Ned Yost doubled scoring Moore.  Bos  1 Mil 6.
Bos 9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Bos      Rich Gedman singled scoring Boggs.  Bos  2 Mil 6.

Bos  Tony Armas: 2 for 4, triple, HR.
Mil  Paul Molitor: 3 for 5, double, 2 runs.
Mil  Robin Yount: 2 for 4, double, HR, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Moose Haas pitched 8 innings to earn the win: 2 earned runs, 7 
     hits, 4 BB, 2 K. He goes to 6-0 on the year!
Bos  Bob Ojeda pitched 6 innings and took the loss: 3 earned runs, 9 
     hits, 0 BB, 1 K. He's 0-1 on the season.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Minnesota drops Twin Billing to Milwaukee; Brewers Win 5th Straight

GAME 1:
GWRBI-Cooper,C
Game MVP:Moose Haas

County Stadium     Time 2:48, 69ø, Wind: 7 MPH In from LCF   Night Game
May 10, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Minnesota         0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  1  0
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 0   1 0 0   5 0 -      6 10  1

Recap

Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on 3 hits.
Mil      Cecil Cooper hit a solo HR(4) to take the lead.
         Min  0 Mil 1.
Min :    Kent Hrbek singled, hit streak now 12.
Mil 7th: Sent 10 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on
         6 hits and one walk.
Mil      Ned Yost hit a 3 run HR(2).  Min  0 Mil 4.
Mil      Ted Simmons singled scoring 2.  Min  0 Mil 6.

Mil  Ned Yost: 2 for 2, HR, 3 RBI.

Mil  Moose Haas threw a shutout: 1 hit, 3 BB, 6 K. He's 5-0 on the year!
Min  Brad Havens pitched 6 innings and took the loss: 2 earned runs, 
     4 hits, 2 BB, 2 K. He goes to 2-4 on the year.
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GAME 2:
GWRBI-Yount
Game MVP:Jim Slaton

County Stadium     Time 3:12, 65ø, Wind: 1 MPH Out to LF   Day Game
May 11, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Minnesota         0 2 0   1 0 0   0 0 0      3  7  1
1983 Milwaukee         5 4 0   0 0 1   0 0 -     10 12  0

Recap

Mil 1st: Sent 9 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on
         5 hits and one walk.
Mil      Robin Yount hit a 2 run HR(4) to take the 
         lead.  Min  0 Mil 2.
Mil      Ted Simmons doubled scoring Cooper. Min  0 Mil 3.
Mil      Bob Skube hit a grounder scoring 1. Min  0 Mil 4.
Mil      Ned Yost hit a fly ball scoring 1. Min  0 Mil 5.
Min 2nd: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
Min      Scott Ullger doubled scoring Hatcher.  
                          Min  1 Mil 5.
Min      Dave Engle scored on a WP by McClure.  Min  2 Mil 5.
Mil 2nd: Sent 9 batters to the plate scoring 4 runs on 5 hits and one 
         walk.
Mil      Paul Molitor hit a solo HR(2).  Min  2 Mil 6.
Mil      Cecil Cooper doubled scoring Yount.  Min  2 Mil 7.
Mil      Charlie Moore singled scoring Cooper.  Min  2 Mil 8.
Mil      Ned Yost hit a fly ball scoring 1.  Min  2 Mil 9.
Min 4th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Min      Dave Engle hit a solo HR(1).  Min  3 Mil 9.
Mil 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits, and an error.
Mil      Charlie Moore hit a grounder scoring 1.  Min  3 Mil 10.
Min 7th: Failed to score on a hit and 3 walks.

Min  Dave Engle: 2 for 4, HR, 2 runs.
Mil  Paul Molitor: 2 for 5, HR, 2 runs.
Mil  Robin Yount: 2 for 4, HR, 2 RBI, 2 runs.

Mil  Bob McClure pitched 6 innings to earn the win: 3 earned runs, 7 
     hits, 3 BB, 1 K. He's 3-1 on the year.
Mil  Jim Slaton held Minnesota hitless the final 3 innings to record 
     his 2nd save of the year.
Min  Albert Williams was bombed, lasted only 1 innings and took the 
     loss: 8 earned runs, 8 hits, 1 BB, 1 K. He drops to 2-2 on the season.


Saturday, February 3, 2018

Milwaukee Brews Up Victories Over Rangers

Game 1:
County Stadium     Time 3:11, 61ø, Light Rain, Wind: 3 MPH In from LCF     Night Game
May 6, 1983            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Texas             0 0 0   0 0 1   0 0 0      1  7  4
1983 Milwaukee         1 0 3   2 0 0   0 1 -      7  6  1

GWRBI-Cooper,C
Game MVP:Cecil Cooper

Recap

Mil 1st: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 1 run on
         a hit and 3 walks.
Mil      Cecil Cooper hit a grounder scoring 1 to take
         the lead.  Tex  0 Mil 1.
Mil 3rd: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on
         a hit and 4 walks.
Mil      Cecil Cooper hit a 2 run HR(3).  Tex  0 Mil 3.
Mil      Charlie Moore hit a grounder scoring 1.  
         Tex  0 Mil 4.
Mil 4th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs 
         on a hit, 2 walks and 2 errors.
Mil      Cecil Cooper singled scoring Molitor.  Tex  0 Mil 5.
Mil      Roy Howell walked scoring Cooper.  Tex  0 Mil 6.
Tex 6th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
Tex      George Wright singled scoring Parrish.  Tex  1 Mil 6.
Mil 8th: Scored 1 run on 2 errors.
Mil      Ted Simmons hit a grounder scoring 1.  Tex  1 Mil 7.

Tex  Pete O'Brien: 3 for 3.
Mil  Cecil Cooper: 2 for 5, HR, 4 RBI, 2 runs.
Mil  Gorman Thomas: 0 for 2, 3 W.

Mil  Mike Caldwell pitched a solid 6 innings for the win: 1 earned run,
     6 hits, 2 BB, 1 K. He's 3-3 on the season.
Tex  Charlie Hough pitched 5.2 innings and took the loss: 4 earned runs
   , 6 hits, 10 BB, 2 K. He drops to 1-4 on the year.
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GAME 2:
County Stadium     Time 2:48, 62ø, Wind: 17 MPH Left to Right  Day Game
May 8, 1983            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Texas             0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 2      2  4  0
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 1   1 0 2   0 0 -      4  6  0

GWRBI-Cooper,C
Game MVP:Don Sutton

Recap

Mil 3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Cecil Cooper singled scoring Molitor to take
         the lead.  Tex  0 Mil 1.
Mil 4th: Scored 1 run on a hit and one walk.
Mil      Jim Gantner tripled scoring Skube.  
         Tex  0 Mil 2.
Mil 6th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on
         a hit and 2 walks.
Mil      Jim Gantner hit a fly ball scoring 1.  
                          Tex  0 Mil 3.
Mil      Ned Yost singled scoring Thomas.  Tex  0 Mil 4.
Tex 9th: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
Tex      Buddy Bell hit a 414 foot 2 run HR(4).  Tex  2 Mil 4.


Mil  Don Sutton pitched a solid 8.1 innings for the win: 2 earned runs,
     4 hits, 1 BB, 3 K. He's 2-3 on the year.
Mil  Pete Ladd picked up the save, his 8th of the year.
Tex  Mike Smithson pitched 6 innings and took the loss: 4 earned runs, 
     6 hits, 4 BB, 4 K. He's 1-2 on the year.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Milwaukee Brews Up Victories Over Rival White Sox

GAME 1:
County Stadium     Time 2:16, 52ø, Wind: 12 MPH Out to LCF Night Game
Apr 26, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Chicago (A)       0 2 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      2  3  0
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 0 3   0 1 -      4  6  1

GWRBI-Cooper,C
Game MVP:Moose Haas

Recap

CWS 2nd: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits.
CWS      Ron Kittle hit a solo HR(1) to take the lead.
         CWS  1 Mil 0.
CWS      Vance Law singled scoring Fisk. CWS  2 Mil 0.
Mil 6th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs 
          on 4 hits and one walk.
Mil      Cecil Cooper hit a 3 run HR(1) to take the lead.  CWS  2 Mil 3.
Mil 8th: Scored 1 run on a hit.
Mil      Ted Simmons hit a fly ball scoring 1.  CWS  2 Mil 4.


Mil  Moose Haas pitched a solid complete game for the win: 2 earned runs,
     3 hits, 1 BB, 4 K. He goes to 3-0 on the year.
CWS  La Marr Hoyt pitched 7 solid innings but took the loss: 3 earned 
     runs, 5 hits, 2 BB, 8 K. He goes to 1-3 on the year.
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GAME 2:
County Stadium     Time 3:08, 55ø, Wind: 3 MPH In from LCF  Night Game
Apr 27, 1983           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Chicago (A)       1 1 2   0 0 2   0 0 0      6  6  2
1983 Milwaukee         0 0 0   0 0 5   2 0 -      7 10  0

GWRBI-Oglivie
Game MVP:Cecil Cooper

Recap

CWS 1st: Scored 1 run on 2 hits and one walk.
CWS      Tom Paciorek doubled  scoring 1 to take 
          the lead.  CWS  1 Mil 0.
CWS 2nd: Scored 1 run on a hit.
CWS      Scott Fletcher hit a solo HR(2).CWS  2 Mil 0.
CWS 3rd: Scored 2 runs on 2 hits.
CWS      Greg Luzinski hit a 2 run HR(5).  CWS  4 Mil 0.
CWS 6th: Scored 2 runs on a hit and one walk.
CWS      Ron Kittle hit a 2 run HR(2).  CWS  6 Mil 0.
Mil 6th: Sent 10 batters to the plate scoring 5 runs on 4 hits, one 
         walk and 2 errors.
Mil      Cecil Cooper doubled scoring 3.  CWS  6 Mil 3.
Mil      Ted Simmons hit a grounder scoring 1.  CWS  6 Mil 4.
Mil      Charlie Moore singled scoring Oglivie.  CWS  6 Mil 5.
Mil 7th: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 3 hits and 
         one walk.
Mil      Ted Simmons singled scoring Yount to tie the score.
         CWS  6 Mil 6.
Mil      Ben Oglivie singled scoring Cooper to take the lead.  
         CWS  6 Mil 7.

CWS  Greg Luzinski: 1 for 2, HR, 2 RBI, 2 runs, 2 W.
CWS  Tom Paciorek: 2 for 4, 2 doubles.

Mil  Tom Tellmann pitched 3 innings and picked up the win: 3 IP, 0 
     hits, 0 BB, 2 K. He goes to 2-0 on the year.
Mil  Pete Ladd pitched a shutout 9th to earn his 5th save of the year.
CWS  Salome Barojas pitched 1.1 innings and took the loss: 1.1 IP, 2 
     earned runs, 3 hits, 1 BB, 0 K. He drops to 1-2 on the year.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Milwaukee Takes Two in Home Opener

GAME 1:
Apr 15, 1983                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Kansas City 1-7          0 2 1   0 1 0   0 0 0      4  4  0
1983 Milwaukee 4-5            0 0 0   3 0 0   1 0 1      5 11  2

GWRBI-Molitor
Game MVP:Ben Oglivie
County Stadium     Time 2:30, 56ø, 
Wind: 14 MPH Out to RCF   Day Game

Recap

KC  2nd: Sent 7 batters to the plate scoring 2 runs on 3 hits and one 
         walk.
KC       Hal McRae doubled scoring Otis to take the lead.  KC   1 Mil 0.
KC       Jerry Martin singled scoring McRae.  KC   2 Mil 0.
KC  3rd: Scored 1 run on 2 walks.
KC       Hal McRae hit a fly ball scoring 1.  KC   3 Mil 0.
Mil 4th: Sent 8 batters to the plate scoring 3 runs on 5 hits and one 
         walk.
Mil      Ben Oglivie hit a 438 foot 3 run HR(2) to tie the score.  
         KC   3 Mil 3.
KC  5th: Scored 1 run on an error.
KC       George Brett hit a fly ball scoring 1 to take the lead.  
         KC   4 Mil 3.
Mil 7th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Paul Molitor singled scoring Moore to tie the score.  
         KC   4 Mil 4.
Mil 9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Paul Molitor singled scoring Edwards to win the game.  
         KC   4 Mil 5.

Mil  Paul Molitor: 3 for 5, 2 RBI.
Mil  Ben Oglivie: 2 for 4, HR, 3 RBI.

Mil  Tom Tellmann pitched 2 innings and picked up the win: 2 IP, 0 
     hits, 0 BB, 0 K. He's now 1-0 on the year.
KC   Dan Quisenberry pitched 2.2 innings and took the loss: 2.2 IP, 
     2 earned runs, 4 hits, 0 BB, 1 K. He's now 0-1 on the year.

GAME 2:
Apr 17, 1983                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1983 Kansas City 1-8          0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 1      1  5  4
1983 Milwaukee 5-5            1 1 0   0 0 0   2 0 -      4  7  1

GWRBI-Yount
Game MVP:Mike Caldwell
County Stadium     Time 2:51, 54ø, Wind: 5 MPH 
Left to Right  Day Game

Recap

Mil 1st: Scored 1 run on a hit, and 3 errors.
Mil      Robin Yount hit a grounder scoring 1 to take the lead.  KC   0 Mil 1.
Mil      Cecil Cooper singled, hit streak now 10.
Mil 2nd: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
Mil      Paul Molitor singled scoring Gantner.  KC   0 Mil 2.
Mil 7th: Scored 2 runs on 3 hits, and an error.
Mil      Ted Simmons doubled scoring 2.  KC   0 Mil 4.
KC  9th: Scored 1 run on 2 hits.
KC       Hal McRae singled scoring Otis.  KC   1 Mil 4.


Mil  Mike Caldwell pitched a solid 8.2 innings for the win: 1 earned 
     run, 5 hits, 2 BB, 2 K. He moves to 1-2 on the season.
Mil  Pete Ladd picked up the save, his 2nd of the year.
KC   Steve Renko pitched 6 innings and took the loss: 1 earned run, 
     4 hits, 2 BB, 3 K. He's 0-2 on the year.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

ChiSox Sweep O's in (Perhaps) Playoff Preview

April 12, 1983
CHICAGO -- Greg "The Bull" Luzinski (2) blasted a 3-run home run down the LF line in the 1st off Mike Flanagan (1-1) to lead Chicago to a home-opening 5-2 win. Gary Roenicke (2) accounted for both Baltimore runs with a 2-run tater off WP Floyd Bannister (2-0) in the 3rd.

April 14, 1983
CHICAGO -- Eddie Murray's (4) 2-run bomb in the 9th brought the Orioles to within 5-4 in the T9, but Salome Barojas (2) nailed down the final 2 outs for his second save of the series to preserve the White Sox sweep. Tom Paciorek led the Pale Hose with 3 hits.