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Toronto Blue Jays 6, Kansas City Royals 1

Toronto Blue Jays 6, Kansas City Royals 1

Day

League Championship Series Game Played on Tuesday, October 8, 1985 (N) at Exhibition Stadium

KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  5  1
TOR A    0  2  3    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   6 11  0
BATTING
Kansas City Royals    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith lf               4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Wilson cf              4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Brett 3b               4   0   3   0       0   1       3   0
Orta dh                4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Sheridan rf            3   0   0   1       1   1       6   0
White 2b               4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Balboni 1b             3   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Sundberg c             3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Biancalana ss          2   0   0   0       0   1       1   7
  Iorg ph              1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Concepcion pr,ss     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Leibrandt p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farr p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gubicza p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p            0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                32   1   5   1       1   8      24  10
FIELDING - 
E: Balboni (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Brett (1,off Stieb); Iorg (1,off Stieb).
Team LOB: 5.
Toronto Blue Jays     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garcia 2b              5   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
  Lee pr,2b            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Moseby cf              5   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Bell lf                5   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Johnson dh             4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Barfield rf            2   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
Upshaw 1b              3   2   1   0       0   1       8   1
Iorg 3b                1   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Mulliniks ph,3b      3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Whitt c                3   0   1   2       1   0       8   0
Fernandez ss           3   0   2   2       0   0       1   0
Stieb p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Henke p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                34   6  11   5       3   3      27   5
BATTING - 
2B: Bell (1,off Leibrandt); Johnson (1,off Leibrandt).
SF: Fernandez (1,off Farr).
HBP: Upshaw (1,by Leibrandt).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barfield (1,2nd base off Gubicza/Sundberg).
PITCHING
Kansas City Royals    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Leibrandt L(0-1)       2     7   5   5   1   0   0
Farr                   2     2   1   1   1   0   0
Gubicza                3     0   0   0   1   2   0
Jackson                1     2   0   0   0   1   0
Totals                 8    11   6   6   3   3   0
Toronto Blue Jays     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Stieb W(1-0)           8     3   0   0   1   8   0
Henke                  1     2   1   1   0   0   0
Totals                 9     5   1   1   1   8   0
HBP: Leibrandt (1,Upshaw).
Umpires: Dave Phillips, Dale Ford, Jim Evans, Ted Hendry, Derryl Cousins, Vic Voltaggio
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 39115
Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Toronto Blue Jays        
1. Smith               lf        Garcia              2b
2. Wilson              cf        Moseby              cf
3. Brett               3b        Bell                lf
4. Orta                dh        Johnson             dh
5. Sheridan            rf        Barfield            rf
6. White               2b        Upshaw              1b
7. Balboni             1b        Iorg                3b
8. Sundberg            c         Whitt               c
9. Biancalana          ss        Fernandez           ss
   Leibrandt           p         Stieb               p

ROYALS 1ST: Smith made an out to left; Wilson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Brett doubled to center; Orta popped to
third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue
Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Garcia grounded out (shortstop to first); Moseby
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell doubled; Johnson made an
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Sheridan grounded out (second to first); White
struck out; Balboni popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Barfield singled to center; Upshaw was hit by a
pitch [Barfield to second]; Iorg forced Barfield (left to
shortstop to third) [Upshaw to second]; Whitt singled to right
[Upshaw scored, Iorg to third]; Fernandez singled to shortstop
[Iorg scored, Whitt to second]; Garcia singled to right [Whitt
to third, Fernandez to second]; Moseby popped to third in foul
territory; Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Sundberg grounded out (third to first); Biancalana
struck out; Smith popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Johnson doubled; Rain starts during Barfield
AB; Barfield walked; Rain stops during Barfield AB;
Upshaw singled to center [Johnson to third, Barfield to second];
FARR REPLACED LEIBRANDT (PITCHING); MULLINIKS BATTED FOR IORG;
Mulliniks singled to center [Johnson scored, Barfield to third,
Upshaw to second]; Rain starts again; Whitt walked
[Barfield scored, Upshaw to third, Mulliniks to second];
Fernandez hit a sacrifice fly to right [Upshaw scored]; Garcia
popped to first; Moseby made an out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 5.

ROYALS 4TH: MULLINIKS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Wilson
grounded out (first unassisted); Brett singled to right; Orta
struck out; Sheridan walked [Brett to second]; White forced
Brett (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue
Jays 5.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Bell singled; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Bell scored (error by Balboni)]; Barfield made an out to
right; Upshaw made an out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

ROYALS 5TH: Balboni struck out; Sundberg was called out on
strikes; Biancalana grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: GUBICZA REPLACED FARR (PITCHING); Mulliniks made
an out to right; Whitt popped to third; Fernandez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays
6.

ROYALS 6TH: Smith made an out to left; Wilson struck out; Brett
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue
Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Garcia made an out to right; Moseby grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bell flied to right in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

ROYALS 7TH: Orta grounded out (second to first); Sheridan was
called out on strikes; White made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Johnson struck out; Barfield walked; Upshaw
struck out while Barfield stole second; Mulliniks popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

ROYALS 8TH: Balboni made an out to center; Sundberg made an out
to center; IORG BATTED FOR BIANCALANA; Iorg doubled to left;
CONCEPCION RAN FOR IORG; Smith made an out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: CONCEPCION STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); JACKSON
REPLACED GUBICZA (PITCHING); Whitt grounded out (first to
pitcher); Fernandez singled to center; Garcia singled to right
[Fernandez to second]; LEE RAN FOR GARCIA; Moseby struck out;
Bell grounded out (second to first); More rain; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 6.

ROYALS 9TH: LEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); HENKE REPLACED
STIEB (PITCHING); Wilson singled to center; Brett singled to
center [Wilson to third]; Orta flied to right in foul territory;
Sheridan forced Brett (first to shortstop) [Wilson scored];
White made an out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1,
Blue Jays 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           1   5   1    5
 Blue Jays        6  11   0    9

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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