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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 47-49W2002 011 010 5100
Texas Rangers 53-44L2100 000 003 4100
Date of Game:  Monday, July 23, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • George Brett - 1000th career hit
  • Dan Quisenberry - 1st career save

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Wilsonlf24.014412111.3158824042639
    Steve Braundh31.076311010.252481034480
        George Scottph35.122100001.2427420024341
    Amos Otiscf32.088400002.294901467115621
    George Brett3b26.069513201.32496827125712
    Darrell Porterc27.188301020.3029491010641
    Pete LaCock1b27.188401100.282835520361
    Al Cowensrf27.272310011.312757515486
    Frank White2b28.322312100.2626377162715
    Freddie Patekss34.287400000.2368014980249
        Al Hraboskyp30.002000000.00038426000
        Dan Quisenberryp26.166000000.00088000
    Totals: 34510556.29483710486 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b26.361400000.2799740632924
    Buddy Bell3b27.331412100.2929710839583
    Al Olivercf32.282412000.2997815139421
    Richie Ziskrf30.167411000.239849439360
    Pat Putnam1b25.232412300.2968311412421
    Oscar Gambledh29.215300000.3555810788312
        John Ellisph30.333100001.2607174710451
    Jim Sundbergc28.066401001.252918143363
    Johnny Grubblf30.353301001.266827639311
        Eric Soderholmph30.302101000.243817616360
        Dave Robertspr28.156000000.21633539141
    Nelson Normanss21.061200002.180941170102
        Mike Jorgensenph30.341100000.2765810186160
        Larvell Blanksss29.176000000.209535250110
        Billy Sampleph24.112100000.27287955275
        Dave Rajsichp27.299000000.0001416000
        Danny Darwinp23.272000000.00035000
    Totals: 36410405.278116410537 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Steve Braun (2), George Brett (25), Willie Wilson (7)
    HR:  Buddy Bell (9), Pat Putnam (12), Frank White (6)
    RBIs:  Buddy Bell (58), George Brett 2 (57), Pete LaCock (36), Pat Putnam 3 (42), Frank White (27), Willie Wilson (26)
    SB:  George Brett (12), Willie Wilson (39)
    CS: Willie Wilson (8)
    SH:  Amos Otis (5), Frank White (2)
    GDP:  Richie Zisk (7)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dennis Leonard  (W 6-7)28.07689440424.251.2400017167
    Al Hrabosky30.0020.21000104.401.6700038425
    Dan Quisenberry  (Sv 1)26.1660.10000000.820.7300088
    Pitching Totals:91044052 00063600

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fergie Jenkins  (L 10-7)35.2236.19444413.841.2500023534
    Dave Rajsich27.2991.11111003.461.420001519
    Danny Darwin23.2721.10000204.501.09000710
    Pitching Totals:91055561 00045563

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Fergie Jenkins; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0;  Al Hrabosky 0-0-0;  Dan Quisenberry 0-0-0;  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0;  Dave Rajsich 0-0-0;  Danny Darwin 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dennis Leonard 32;  Al Hrabosky 3;  Dan Quisenberry 1;  Fergie Jenkins 31;  Dave Rajsich 6;  Danny Darwin 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:44    Attendance:  24,141
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Clark  1B  Dallas Parks  2B  Durwood Merrill  3B  Dave Phillips 


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