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OPENING
Episodes 107          
             
Amber Lancaster passed Drew the microphone 19          
Gwendolyn Osborne passed Drew the microphone 21          
Manuela Arbelaez passed Drew the microphone 22          
Rachel Reynolds passed Drew the microphone 45          
Connor (Drew's son) passed Drew the microphone 2   (Nov. 7, Jan. 17)    
(Amber and Rachel both did the handoff on Oct. 10)            
(Amber and Connor both did the handoff on Jan. 17)            
ITEM UP FOR BIDS
Males called to Contestant's Row 368          
Females called to Contestant's Row 633          
(Contestants played in pairs or trios on Dec. 22, Dec. 23 & Feb. 14)            
             
Eggland's Eggs awards given away 7   (Oct. 7, Oct. 19, Nov. 1, Nov. 7, Nov. 14, Nov. 21, Feb. 17)
             
TPiR Train brought out the prize 5   (Sep. 22, Oct. 17, Oct. 20, Nov. 1, Jan. 24)
TPiR Tugboat brought out the prize 4   (Sep. 20, Dec. 9, Feb. 7, Feb. 15)  
             
Prizes placed on center stage 96          
Prizes presented in front of the Big Doors 19          
Prizes placed behind the Big Doors 19          
Prizes placed on the turntable 62          
Prizes lowered from the rafters 64          
Prizes placed behind the Giant Price Tag 51          
Prizes placed in the Clam 81          
Prizes placed behind the Reveal 89          
Prizes placed behind the $ tag 78          
Prizes presented in Contestant's Row 41          
Prizes presented in front of Contestant's Row 17          
Prizes presented at George's podium 15          
Prizes presented at the back of the audience 1   (Oct. 21)      
             
Fourth bidder won 257   40.03%      
Third bidder won 138   21.50%      
Second bidder won 131   20.40%      
First bidder won 116   18.07%      
             
Bidder at the red podium won 162   25.23%      
Bidder at the blue podium won 156   24.30%      
Bidder at the yellow podium won 163   25.39%      
Bidder at the green podium won 161   25.08%      
             
First bidder called won 88 ( 11 won the Showcase)  
Second bidder called won 93 ( 15 won the Showcase)  
Third bidder called won 96 ( 10 won the Showcase)  
Fourth bidder called won 93 ( 11 won the Showcase)  
Fifth bidder called won 77 ( 16 won the Showcase)  
Sixth bidder called won 76 ( 16 won the Showcase)  
Seventh bidder called won 59 ( 11 won the Showcase)  
Eighth bidder called won 42 ( 8 won the Showcase)  
Ninth bidder called won 18 ( 2 won the Showcase)  
             
One out of the first four contestants failed to win a one bid 44          
Two out of the first four contestants failed to win a one bid 7   (Sep. 29, Oct. 6, Oct. 12, Oct. 18, Dec. 12, Jan. 31, Feb. 2)
             
$1 bids 108          
$1 bids that were not from the last bidder 14   (1 in overbid)      
$1 bids in an overbid 3   (Nov. 7, Dec. 7, Feb. 15)  
$1 bids when there was a perfect bid 4   (Nov. 9, Jan. 19, Jan. 23, Feb. 20)  
             
Winning $1 bids 22   (2 on Jan. 4)      
Winning $1 bids that were not from the last bidder 1   (Dec. 30)      
Winning $1 bids in an overbid  0          
             
$2-$99 bids 3   (Dec. 23, Feb. 17, Feb. 22)  
$2-$99 bids that were after a previous $1 bid 3   (Dec. 23, Feb. 17, Feb. 22)  
             
Winning $2-$99 bids 1   (Dec. 23)      
Winning $2-$99 bids that were after a previous $1 bid 1          
             
$4,000+ bids 10   (2 in the same bidding round on Dec. 22)
             
Bid $1 above a previous bidder 307          
Winning $1 up bids 147          
$1 up bids in an overbid 2   (Nov. 7, Dec. 8) (Dec. 8 won)  
Bid $1 above a perfect bidder 2   (Sep. 29, Feb. 20)    
             
Bid $1 above a bidder that had also bid $1 above a previous bidder 35          
Winning $1 up bids 19          
$1 up bids in an overbid 0          
Bid $1 above a perfect bidder 1   (Feb. 13)      
             
All bidders bid $1 above the previous bidder 1   (Feb. 15)      
             
Bid $1 under a previous bidder 4   (2 by the same contestant on Sep. 22)
             
Bid was $1 above the actual retail price 10          
             
Aired overbids 4   (Nov. 7, Dec. 7, Dec. 8, Feb. 15)  
Aired double overbids 0          
             
Perfect bids 17          
2 perfect bids in the same episode 0          
Perfect bids in an overbid 0          
             
Highest bids $14,000   (Oct. 24)      
  $10,000   (Jan. 10)      
  $9,000   (Dec. 13)      
             
Biggest underbids from the winning contestant $2,529   (Sep. 20)      
  $1,844   (Oct. 26)      
  $1,838   (Feb. 13, Feb. 23)    
             
Most expensive prizes $4,154   (Dance Floor & DJ Equipment - Oct. 26)
  $3,610   (Trip to Las Vegas - Oct. 24)  
  $3,367   (Trip to Cabo San Lucas - Oct. 28)  
             
Least expensive prizes $500   (2 Healbe GoBe Fitness Trackers - Sep. 28, Nov. 16 & Feb. 8)
      (2 Michael Kors Watches - Oct. 19)
      (2 FitBit Activity Trackers - Dec. 5)  
  $504   (6 One Face SmartWatches - Dec. 21)
  $508   (Imperia Pasta Maker - Oct. 12, Nov. 21)
             
Highest one bid totals for one episode $16,040   (Oct. 28)      
  $15,363   (Oct. 24)      
  $14,618   (Oct. 25)      
             
Lowest one bid totals for one episode $5,582   (Sep. 29)      
  $5,733   (Dec. 8)      
  $5,750   (Oct. 12)      
SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN
Male spinners 250          
Female spinners 418          
(Contestants played in pairs or trios on Dec. 22, Dec. 23 & Feb. 14)            
             
First spinner won 72   33.64%      
Second spinner won 79   36.92%      
Third spinner won 63   29.44%      
             
Contestant went over $1.00 180          
First two contestants went over $1.00 10   (Sep. 19, Nov.18, Dec. 13, Dec. 20, Dec. 27, Dec. 29, Jan. 27, Feb. 3, Feb. 10, Feb. 13)
             
$1,000 winners 60          
$11,000 winners 2   (Sep. 23, Dec. 5)    
$26,000 winners 1   (Feb. 10)      
Total winnings $108,000    
             
At least one $1,000+ winner in each Showcase Showdown 7   (Oct. 4, Nov. 17, Dec. 16, Dec. 19, Jan. 4, Jan. 6, Feb. 22)
             
Spun $1.00 in one spin 32          
Spun $1.00 in two spins 30          
Spun $1.00 in a spin-off spin 1   (Jan. 23)      
             
2-person spin-offs (Excluding $1.00 spin-offs) 23          
2-person $1.00 spin-offs 3   (Oct. 28, Dec. 19, Jan. 25)  
             
Spin-off ties 1   (Jan. 25)      
             
Spin-offs in both Showcase Showdowns 2   (Nov. 9, Dec. 9)    
             
3 person spin-offs 3   (Oct. 17, Dec. 12, Jan. 26)  
3 person $1.00 spin-offs 1   (Oct. 17)      
             
Spins under one revolution 4          
Puny spins in a bonus spin 1   (Dec. 19)      
             
Assisted spins 2   (2 by same contestant)    
Spun $1.00 in an assisted spin 0          
Won the Showcase Showdown 0          
SHOWCASE
Female/Female Showcases 33          
Male/Male Showcases 17          
Female/Male Showcases 54 ( 19 were won by females)
(Excludes Dec. 22, Dec. 23 & Feb. 14)   ( 30 were won by males)
             
Top winner bid on the first Showcase 48          
Bid on a Showcase that ended with a car 44          
Bid on a Showcase that ended with a trip 1          
Bid on a Showcase that ended with a boat 3          
             
Top winner passed the first Showcase 59          
Passed on a Showcase that ended with a car 20          
Passed on a Showcase that ended with a trip 16          
Passed on a Showcase that ended with a boat 23          
             
The top winner won the Showcase 50   46.73%      
Bid on the first Showcase 23          
Bid on the second Showcase 27          
             
The runner up won the Showcase 50   46.73%      
Bid on the first Showcase 30          
Bid on the second Showcase 20          
             
The most expensive Showcase was won 39          
The least expensive Showcase was won 58          
(Excludes Double Showcase wins)            
             
Showcase #1 was the most expensive 52   48.60%      
Showcase #2 was the most expensive 55   51.40%      
             
The top winner bid on the most expensive Showcase 65          
The top winner bid on the least expensive Showcase 42          
             
One contestant overbid 30          
Double Overbids 7   (Oct. 3, Oct. 29, Nov. 10, Nov. 11, Dec. 9, Dec. 30, Jan. 24)
Double Showcase Winners 3   (Nov. 2, Dec. 5, Feb. 15)  
             
Showcase winner was not the biggest winner of the episode 5   (Oct. 13, Oct. 24, Dec. 22, Jan. 3, Jan. 4)
             
Showcase ended with a car 140 ( 62 were won) (Includes the Jan. 25 "opposite day" Showcase)
Showcase ended with a trip 32 ( 21 were won)  
Showcase ended with a boat 42 ( 20 were won)  
             
Showcases that offered at least three trips 11          
Neither Showcase offered a trip 0          
             
Showcases that offered less than three prizes 26   (Both did on Oct. 10)    
             
Both Showcases offered a car 38          
Neither Showcase offered a car 5          
             
Showcases that offered more than one car 1   (Feb. 14)      
             
Most expensive Showcases $52,529   (Nov. 21)      
  $50,488   (Feb. 22)      
  $49,726   (Dec. 27)      
             
Most expensive Showcases won $48,179   (Jan. 31)      
  $46,323   (Sep. 21)      
  $45,828   (Feb. 21)      
             
Least expensive Showcases $20,360   (Jan. 3)      
  $20,591   (Nov. 7)      
  $21,273   (Jan. 19)      
             
Least expensive Showcases won $20,360   (Jan. 3)      
  $21,273   (Jan. 19)      
  $22,812   (Sep. 27)      
             
Most expensive Showcases (combined) $85,797   (Nov. 21)      
  $83,192   (Feb. 22)      
  $80,987   (Dec. 23)      
             
Least expensive Showcases (combined) $46,708   (Jan. 19)      
  $47,584   (Nov. 7)      
  $50,282   (Dec. 9)      
             
Largest difference between Showcase values $22,908   (Jan. 31)      
  $20,368   (Feb. 21)      
  $20,354   (Dec. 27)      
             
Smallest difference between Showcase values $152   (Jan. 6)      
  $396   (Oct. 25)      
  $563   (Jan. 13)      
             
Bids closest to the actual retail price $79   (Dec. 5)      
  $103   (Nov. 2)      
  $112   (Feb. 15)      
             
Closest bids for a contestant that did not win the Showcase $1,353   (Sep. 19)      
  $1,470   (Jan. 5)      
  $1,669   (Jan. 17)      
             
Bids furthest from the actual retail price $21,679   (Jan. 18)      
  $21,529   (Nov. 21)      
  $18,805   (Dec. 7)      
             
Biggest miss from a contestant that won the Showcase $21,679   (Jan. 18)      
  $17,179   (Jan. 31)      
  $14,182   (Dec. 21)      
             
Smallest overbids $55   (Jan. 12)      
  $115   (Nov. 3)      
  $118   (Oct. 19)      
             
Largest overbids $9,119   (Nov. 11)      
  $8,539   (Nov. 10)      
  $8,510   (Nov. 17)      
             
Smallest margins of victory $61   (Jan. 27)      
  $132   (Feb. 10)      
  $160   (Jan. 4)      
             
Largest margins of victory $15,261   (Nov. 21)      
  $13,854   (Dec. 27)      
  $12,843   (Nov. 14)      
OVERALL
Male Showcase winners 50          
Female Showcase winners 54          
(Contestants played in pairs or trios on Dec. 22, Dec. 23 & Feb. 14)            
             
Both car games were won 15   (Sep. 20, Oct. 12, Oct. 13, Oct. 19, Nov. 1, Nov. 7, Nov. 8, Nov. 15, Nov. 23, Dec. 22,
      Feb. 7, Feb. 10, Feb. 17, Feb. 20, Feb. 21)
             
Contestants that won more than one car 13   (Oct. 31, Nov. 2, Nov. 8, Dec. 13, Dec. 22, Dec. 27, Dec. 29, Jan. 18, Feb. 1, Feb. 10,
      Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 22)  
             
All three Pricing Games played in the first half were won 5   (Oct. 25, Nov. 2, Nov. 15, Dec. 12, Feb. 10)
All three Pricing Games played in the second half were won 13   (Sep. 21, Sep. 27, Sep. 29, Oct. 4, Nov. 7, Nov. 11, Dec. 14, Dec. 15, Dec. 19, Dec. 20,
      Dec. 27, Feb. 1, Feb. 23)  
             
6/6 Pricing Games won 0          
5/6 Pricing Games won 6   (Sep. 21, Sep. 29, Nov. 7, Nov. 15, Dec. 14, Dec. 20)
4/6 Pricing Games won 24          
3/6 Pricing Games won 29          
2/6 Pricing Games won 28          
1/6 Pricing Games won 17          
0/6 Pricing Games won 3   (Oct. 17, Oct. 26, Nov. 18)  
             
All games were at least partially won 3   (Oct. 25, Dec. 14, Dec. 20)  
Winless Shows  2   (Oct. 17, Oct. 26)    
             
Episodes with no grocery product Pricing Games 6          
Episodes with more than one grocery product Pricing Game 1   (Oct. 28)      
             
Episodes with no small prize Pricing Games 5          
Episodes with more than one small prize Pricing Game 1   (Oct. 28)      
             
Episodes where the small prize and the grocery product  9   (Excludes Oct. 28)    
games were played in the same half            
             
Episodes with more than two car games 1   (Sep. 19)      
Episodes with no car games 1   (Oct. 28)      
             
Episodes with more than one cash game 2   (Oct. 28, Dec. 30)     
             
Episodes where more than one Pricing Game was played for 23          
a trip            
Episodes where no Pricing Games were played for a trip 1   (Oct. 28)      
             
Episodes with no 1-prize games 6   (Sep. 23, Oct. 6, Oct. 11, Oct. 28, Jan. 23, Feb. 20)
Episodes with more than two 1-prize games 1   (Oct. 18)      
             
Non-car games played for a car 14   (Sep. 19, Oct. 3, Oct. 7. Oct. 18, Oct. 26, Nov. 1, Nov. 14, Dec. 19, Dec. 20, Dec. 23,
(Balance Game x2, Bonus Game, Check-Out, Cliff Hangers, Grocery Game     Dec. 30, Jan. 9, Feb. 7, Feb. 22)  
Hi Lo, Pick-a-Number x2, Secret "X", Squeeze Play, Switch? x2,     (6-8 record)      
Vend-O-Price)            
             
Pricing Games played for multiple trips 15   (Oct. 3, Oct. 20, Oct. 25, Nov. 1, Nov. 9, Nov. 16, Nov. 23, Dec. 8, Dec. 16, Dec. 29,
(Bargain Game x3, Do the Math x4, Double Cross, 1 Right Price x3,)     Feb. 6, Feb. 9, Feb. 13, Feb. 20, Feb. 21)
Switch? x4)     (12-3 record)      
             
Approximate total winnings $8,613,580          
Average winnings per episode $80,501          
Median winnings per episode $77,203          
Pace (190 episodes) $15,295,142          
             
Biggest winners: $213,876   (Christen Freeman - Oct. 28)  
  $105,014   (Rymond Keefe - Oct. 24)  
  $102,164   (Cassandra Boettcher - Dec. 30)  
             
Biggest Showcase winners: $78,273   (Thomas Kotlarsz - Jan. 5)  
  $74,921   (Linda Baquero - Feb. 10)  
  $73,713   (Michael Pittman - Nov. 2)  
             
Smallest winners: $500   (Dana Martin - Sep. 28)    
  $504   (Jeremy Memme - Dec. 21)  
  $508   (Cassandra Mercury - Nov. 21)  
             
Smallest Showcase winners: $21,940   (Allen Kushynski - Jan. 3)  
  $22,573   (Rosalind Dixon - Jan. 19)  
  $24,487   (Chelsea Thompson - Dec. 6)  
             
Most won in one episode: $244,532   (Oct. 28)      
  $188,245   (Oct. 24)      
  $156,314   (Dec. 22)      
             
Least won in one episode: $18,217   (Dec. 9)      
  $29,821   (Nov. 10)      
  $33,518   (Jan. 24)