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Postseason History


112 World Series since 1903
94 League Championship Series since 1969
92 Division Series since 1981/1995
10 Wild Card games since 2012
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Postseason Series

Glossary
Baseball-Reference Series Page
GAME 1
Oct 7, 2016
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
SFG
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0
6
0
CHC
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 x
1
3
0
WP: Jon Lester
LP:
SV: Aroldis Chapman
GAME 2
Oct 8, 2016
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
SFG
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2
6
1
CHC
1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 x
5
9
3
WP: Travis Wood
LP: Jeff Samardzija
SV: Aroldis Chapman
GAME 3
Oct 10, 2016
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 R H E
CHC
0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
5
10
2
SFG
0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
6
13
1
WP: Ty Blach
LP: Mike Montgomery
GAME 4
Oct 11, 2016
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
CHC
0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
6
6
0
SFG
1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
5
11
2
WP: Hector Rondon
LP: Will Smith
SV: Aroldis Chapman


Top 20 Plays
# Batter Pitcher Play Description
1
4
t9
1
010
5 - 5
Javier Baez
Hunter Strickland
Baez: Single to CF (Heyward scores)
80->93%
0.129
2
3
b8
1
110
2 - 3
Conor Gillaspie
Aroldis Chapman
Gillaspie: Triple to RF (Belt / Posey score)
90->77%
-0.127
3
1
b8
1
000
0 - 0
Javier Baez
Johnny Cueto
Baez: Solo Home Run
52->64%
0.116
4
4
t9
0
011
3 - 5
Willson Contreras
Will Smith
Contreras: Single to CF (Rizzo / Zobrist score)
71->81%
0.104
5
4
t9
0
110
2 - 5
Ben Zobrist
Sergio Romo
Zobrist: Double to RF (Bryant scores), Rizzo to 3B
61->71%
0.095
6
3
t9
0
100
3 - 5
Kris Bryant
Sergio Romo
Bryant: 2-Run Home Run (Fowler scores)
79->88%
0.088
7
4
t3
0
000
0 - 1
David Ross
Matt Moore
Ross: Solo Home Run
72->79%
0.066
8
3
t2
2
110
0 - 0
Jake Arrieta
Madison Bumgarner
Arrieta: 3-Run Home Run (Russell / Baez score)
88->94%
0.064
9
3
t13
1
110
5 - 5
David Ross
Ty Blach
Ross: Double Play
90->84%
-0.054
10
4
b4
1
111
1 - 1
Matt Moore
John Lackey
Moore: Single to RF (Gillaspie scores), Blanco to 2B, Panik to 3B
70->65%
-0.051
11
3
b13
0
010
5 - 5
Joe Panik
Mike Montgomery
Panik: Double to RF (Crawford scores)
80->75%
-0.049
12
3
b13
0
000
5 - 5
Brandon Crawford
Mike Montgomery
Crawford: Double to RF
84->80%
-0.043
13
1
t9
2
010
0 - 1
Hunter Pence
Aroldis Chapman
Pence: Groundout to 2B
65->69%
0.043
14
4
b4
1
100
1 - 1
Joe Panik
John Lackey
Panik: Single to RF, Gillaspie to 3B
75->71%
-0.040
15
4
b9
0
000
5 - 6
Gorkys Hernandez
Aroldis Chapman
Hernandez: Strikeout
91->95%
0.038
16
4
t5
1
000
1 - 3
Javier Baez
Matt Moore
Baez: Reached on error
64->68%
0.038
17
2
t2
1
110
0 - 1
Conor Gillaspie
Kyle Hendricks
Gillaspie: Double Play
70->74%
0.037
18
4
t9
0
100
2 - 5
Anthony Rizzo
Javier Lopez
Rizzo: Walk, Bryant to 2B
58->61%
0.036
19
4
b5
1
100
3 - 2
Brandon Crawford
Justin Grimm
Crawford: Double to CF, Pence to 3B
67->64%
-0.036
20
3
b8
0
100
2 - 3
Buster Posey
Hector Rondon
Posey: Walk, Belt to 2B
90->87%
-0.036


Top Players

San Francisco Giants

# Player
1
13
0.136
0.034
2
11
0.074
0.019
3
31
0.071
0.018
4
16
0.069
0.017
5
18
0.036
0.009
6
30
0.033
0.008
7
11
0.008
0.002
8
3
0.003
0.001
9
7
0.003
0.001
10
7
-0.009
-0.002
11
10
-0.010
-0.003
12
19
-0.019
-0.005
13
1
-0.022
-0.006
14
3
-0.029
-0.007
15
26
-0.030
-0.007
16
3
-0.032
-0.008
17
16
-0.041
-0.010
18
6
-0.055
-0.014
19
5
-0.063
-0.016
20
18
-0.071
-0.018
21
7
-0.082
-0.020
22
13
-0.098
-0.024
23
9
-0.099
-0.025
24
18
-0.120
-0.030
25
9
-0.137
-0.034

Chicago Cubs

# Player
1
17
0.285
0.071
2
31
0.154
0.038
3
7
0.138
0.035
4
17
0.087
0.022
5
28
0.085
0.021
6
15
0.048
0.012
7
22
0.045
0.011
8
16
0.034
0.008
9
17
0.030
0.008
10
16
0.022
0.006
11
7
0.021
0.005
12
2
0.020
0.005
13
14
0.007
0.002
14
1
-0.002
-0.001
15
6
-0.016
-0.004
16
2
-0.018
-0.004
17
5
-0.018
-0.004
18
4
-0.023
-0.006
19
7
-0.026
-0.006
20
3
-0.028
-0.007
21
6
-0.030
-0.007
22
12
-0.055
-0.014
23
17
-0.059
-0.015
24
16
-0.108
-0.027
25
22
-0.111
-0.028


Chicago Cubs Starters
Pos

Game 1


10/07
vs RHP

Game 2


10/08
vs RHP

Game 3


10/10
vs LHP

Game 4


10/11
vs LHP
P J. Lester* K. Hendricks J. Arrieta J. Lackey
C D. Ross W. Contreras M. Montero* D. Ross
1B A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo*
2B J. Baez J. Baez J. Baez J. Baez
3B K. Bryant K. Bryant K. Bryant K. Bryant
SS A. Russell A. Russell A. Russell A. Russell
LF B. Zobrist** B. Zobrist** J. Soler B. Zobrist**
CF D. Fowler** D. Fowler** D. Fowler** D. Fowler**
RF J. Heyward* J. Heyward* B. Zobrist** J. Heyward*

San Francisco Giants Starters
Pos

Game 1


10/07
vs LHP

Game 2


10/08
vs RHP

Game 3


10/10
vs RHP

Game 4


10/11
vs RHP
P J. Cueto J. Samardzija M. Bumgarner M. Moore*
C B. Posey B. Posey B. Posey B. Posey
1B B. Belt* B. Belt* B. Belt* B. Belt*
2B K. Tomlinson J. Panik* J. Panik* J. Panik*
3B C. Gillaspie* C. Gillaspie* C. Gillaspie* C. Gillaspie*
SS B. Crawford* B. Crawford* B. Crawford* B. Crawford*
LF A. Pagan** A. Pagan** G. Blanco* G. Blanco*
CF G. Hernandez D. Span* D. Span* D. Span*
RF H. Pence H. Pence H. Pence H. Pence



Chicago Cubs Lineups
#

Game 1


10/07
vs RHP

Game 2


10/08
vs RHP

Game 3


10/10
vs LHP

Game 4


10/11
vs LHP
1 D. Fowler** D. Fowler** D. Fowler** D. Fowler**
2 K. Bryant K. Bryant K. Bryant K. Bryant
3 A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo* A. Rizzo*
4 B. Zobrist** B. Zobrist** J. Soler B. Zobrist**
5 A. Russell A. Russell B. Zobrist** A. Russell
6 J. Heyward* J. Heyward* A. Russell J. Heyward*
7 J. Baez J. Baez J. Baez J. Baez
8 D. Ross W. Contreras M. Montero* D. Ross
9 J. Lester* K. Hendricks J. Arrieta J. Lackey

San Francisco Giants Lineups
#

Game 1


10/07
vs LHP

Game 2


10/08
vs RHP

Game 3


10/10
vs RHP

Game 4


10/11
vs RHP
1 G. Hernandez D. Span* D. Span* D. Span*
2 B. Belt* B. Belt* B. Belt* B. Belt*
3 B. Posey B. Posey B. Posey B. Posey
4 H. Pence H. Pence H. Pence H. Pence
5 A. Pagan** B. Crawford* C. Gillaspie* B. Crawford*
6 B. Crawford* A. Pagan** B. Crawford* C. Gillaspie*
7 K. Tomlinson C. Gillaspie* J. Panik* J. Panik*
8 C. Gillaspie* J. Panik* G. Blanco* G. Blanco*
9 J. Cueto J. Samardzija M. Bumgarner M. Moore*

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James