Extra innings

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Extra innings is the extension of a baseball or softball game in order to break a tie.wikipedia
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Extra innings is the extension of a baseball or softball game in order to break a tie.
If scores are tied at the end of nine innings, extra innings are usually played.

World Baseball Classic

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Since 2009, a modified form of the rule has been used for the World Baseball Classic.

Inning

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Ordinarily, a baseball game consists of nine innings (in softball and high school baseball games there are typically seven innings; in Little League Baseball, six), each of which is divided into halves: the visiting team bats first, after which the home team takes its turn at bat.
In most leagues, if the score is tied after the final scheduled inning, the game goes into extra innings until an inning ends with one team ahead of the other.

Tiebreaker

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Extra innings is the extension of a baseball or softball game in order to break a tie.
If a baseball game is tied at the end of the usual nine innings, the game continues into extra innings until an inning ends with one team ahead.

Harold Baines

The game began at 7:30 p.m. on May 8, 1984, and after scoring early runs both teams scored twice in the 8th inning; but the game was suspended after 17 innings with the score tied 3–3 due to a league curfew rule prohibiting an inning from beginning after 12:59 a.m. The game was continued the following evening, May 9, 1984, and both teams scored three times in the 21st inning to make the score 6–6; finally, in the bottom of the 25th, the White Sox' Harold Baines hit a walk-off home run to end the contest.
Baines ended the longest game in major league history (eight hours and six minutes over 25 innings on successive evenings) with a walk-off home run against the Milwaukee Brewers' Chuck Porter on May 8, 1984; the bat he used is currently kept at the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Barry McCormick

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As was the custom, the first pitch was thrown at 3:00 p.m.; home plate umpire Barry McCormick called the game as lights began appearing in the windows of buildings across the Charles River, just before 7:00 p.m.
He was behind the plate for the longest extra inning game in Major League history, the 26-inning contest between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Boston Braves on May 1, 1920.

2009 World Baseball Classic

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Since 2009, a modified form of the rule has been used for the World Baseball Classic.
An alternative version of the IBAF's extra inning rule was also introduced.

Doubleheader (baseball)

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The KBO does not play extra innings in the first game of a double-header.
The Indians won the first game acting as the home team 12–4 but lost the second as the road team 3–2 in extra innings.

2013 World Baseball Classic

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The rule was not used in either the 2009 or 2013 editions because no game lasted more than 11 innings.
An alternative version of the IBAF's extra inning rule was also used.

Roger Clemens

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Roger Clemens, who was brought in to pinch-hit in the 15th and pitched the last three innings in relief, was credited as the winning pitcher in the 5-hour, 50-minute contest.
However, the Astros lost all three of those starts by a 1–0 score in extra innings.

Longest professional baseball game

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The record for the most innings ever played in a single professional game is 33 which occurred in in a Minor League Baseball game between the Pawtucket Red Sox and the Rochester Red Wings, Triple-A affiliates of the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles, respectively.
Other Long Games - Other long games including the longest MLB games

The Double (Seattle Mariners)

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In Game 5, the Mariners won the game and the series in 11 innings on Edgar Martínez's famous double that scored Ken Griffey Jr. Until 2011, this was the only LDS game 5 in either league to go into extra innings.
They then mounted a series of comebacks in the ALDS, first overcoming a 2-game series deficit to force a deciding Game 5, then tying Game 5 in the 8th inning to force extra innings, and finally a one-run 11th inning deficit that was overcome by the Double.

Munenori Kawasaki

Toronto reliever Chad Jenkins would get the win after pitching 6 innings of relief (an unusually long outing for a reliever) with José Bautista hitting a walk-off single to score Munenori Kawasaki to win the game.
He made an earlier-than-expected return, coming off the bench in the last game of the regular season (and then-manager Sadaharu Oh's last at the helm) on October 7 against the Eagles, but finished 0-for-2 with an intentional walk (the Hawks lost the game in extra innings).

2015 World Series

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This record, distinct from the above, was also set by the large number of extra innings in 2018's game 3 alone, eclipsing the previous record 8 extra innings logged in games 1 and 5 of the 2015 Series. Additionally, World Series-deciding games have gone to extra innings just 10 times: 1912's game 8, 1924's game 7, 1933's game 5, 1939's game 4, 1991's game 7, 1992's game 6, 1997's game 7, 2012's game 4, 2015's game 5, and 2016's game 7 all went past 9 innings before a champion was determined.
The Royals won Game 1 in extra innings.

1997 World Series

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Additionally, World Series-deciding games have gone to extra innings just 10 times: 1912's game 8, 1924's game 7, 1933's game 5, 1939's game 4, 1991's game 7, 1992's game 6, 1997's game 7, 2012's game 4, 2015's game 5, and 2016's game 7 all went past 9 innings before a champion was determined.
Game 7 was decided in extra innings on a walk-off single hit by Édgar Rentería.

2016 World Series

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Additionally, World Series-deciding games have gone to extra innings just 10 times: 1912's game 8, 1924's game 7, 1933's game 5, 1939's game 4, 1991's game 7, 1992's game 6, 1997's game 7, 2012's game 4, 2015's game 5, and 2016's game 7 all went past 9 innings before a champion was determined.
Game 7, an 8–7 victory in extra innings, marked the fifth time that a Game 7 had gone past nine innings and the first since 1997 (which, coincidentally, also featured the Indians).

Brad Ausmus

A grand slam by Lance Berkman in the bottom of the 8th brought the score to 6–5, and with two outs in the bottom of the 9th, Brad Ausmus homered to tie the game and send it to extra innings.
In Game 4 of the 2005 National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves, Ausmus homered with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie the game at 6–6 and send it to extra innings; the Astros went on to win in the 18th inning, in what was the longest postseason game in history.

John McNamara (baseball)

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Red Sox manager John McNamara replaced Schiraldi with Bob Stanley, who then threw a two-strike wild pitch to Mookie Wilson to allow the tying run to score and move the other runner to second base.
However, the Reds dropped the first two games at home in extra innings to the Pittsburgh Pirates, then were swept out of the playoffs in Game 3.

Drew Storen

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The Nationals had been leading 1–0 with two out in the ninth inning, with starter Jordan Zimmermann one out away from a complete-game shutout, but following a decision by manager Matt Williams to remove Zimmermann with two out after the latter walked Joe Panik, Washington closer Drew Storen gave up a single to Giants catcher Buster Posey and an RBI double to Pablo Sandoval, scoring Panik to tie the game 1–1.
The game went to extra innings; San Francisco's Brandon Belt hit a go-ahead home run in the eighteenth inning and the Giants won, 2-1.

Dave Henderson

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The 1986 American League Championship Series between the Boston Red Sox and the then named California Angels featured a dramatic game where The Angels were leading 3 games to 1 and leading 5–4 in game 5, one strike away from the first ever pennant in franchise history, only for Red Sox's Dave Henderson hit a two-run homer off Angel closer Donnie Moore in the top of the ninth inning to give the Red Sox the lead.
The Angels tied the game 6–6 in the bottom of the ninth, and the game went into extra innings.

1943 Boston Red Sox season

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The 1943 Boston Red Sox played an MLB record 31 extra inning games, winning 15 and losing 14, with 2 games tied.
The team set a major league record which still stands by playing in 31 extra innings games, winning 15 and losing 14, with 2 games tied.

Donnie Moore

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The 1986 American League Championship Series between the Boston Red Sox and the then named California Angels featured a dramatic game where The Angels were leading 3 games to 1 and leading 5–4 in game 5, one strike away from the first ever pennant in franchise history, only for Red Sox's Dave Henderson hit a two-run homer off Angel closer Donnie Moore in the top of the ninth inning to give the Red Sox the lead.
The Angels were able to score a run in the bottom of the ninth, pushing the game into extra innings.

Overtime (sports)

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Overtime (sports)
All points scored in overtime count as if they were scored in regulation. (This is in contrast to the analogous penalty shootout used in other sports, where shootout points are counted separately and only one point is awarded to the winner; however, this procedure is like extra innings in baseball.)

2009 in baseball

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The longest college baseball game was played between Texas and Boston College on May 30, 2009, in a regional NCAA Division I Baseball Championship tournament game at Austin, Texas.
May 30 – A 25 inning marathon between the University of Texas at Austin and Boston College becomes the longest baseball game in NCAA Division I history. Texas Longhorns closer Austin Wood enters the game with one out in the seventh inning, and pitches 12 1⁄3 innings of no-hit ball before surrendering a single in the 19th inning to Tony Sanchez. Longhorns Second baseman Tony Tucker singles in Connor Rowe in the top of the 25th, and Austin Dicharry retires Boston 1–2–3 in the bottom of the inning to secure the 3–2 victory.

1967 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

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The All-Star Game of July 11, 1967 at Anaheim Stadium also lasted 15 innings, but was considerably shorter in terms of elapsed time.
The score remained unchanged through the ninth inning, forcing the game into extra innings.