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Offline putmeincoach

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Scoring Question
« on: April 02, 2013, 03:22:46 pm »
I need an expert -
How many earned runs are in this scenario?

Batter 1 walked. Batter 1 stole second. Batter 2 flied out to 2b. Batter 3 doubled to left center; Batter 1 scored.  Batter 3 advanced to third on a wild pitch. Batter 4 reached on an error by 3b.  Batter 5 doubled to left field; Batter 4 advanced to third; Batter 3 scored. Batter 6 grounded out to 3b.  Batter 7 walked. Batter 8 doubled to left field; Batter 7 scored; Batter 5 scored; Batter 4 scored. Batter 9, P struck out swinging. 5 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

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Re: Scoring Question
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2013, 08:45:31 pm »
Looks the first two runs are earned as the would've scored with or without the error.

The last three came after the third out should've occurred.

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