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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 19-20W2406 000 211 14180
Minnesota Twins 16-21L2010 000 000 150
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 19, 1988
Stadium:  Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Buckner - 2 home runs

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Kurt Stillwellss22.349533412.279392745201
    Willie Wilsoncf32.315401002.300381451179
        Jim Eisenreichcf29.031211000.18026117085
    George Brett1b35.004423210.3543918958316
        Steve Balboni1b31.123100000.14320633250
    Danny Tartabullrf25.201310010.287343587274
        Bill Pecotarf28.093201001.1581391131
    Kevin Seitzer3b26.054511211.292362252206
    Bill Bucknerdh38.156623300.2282323292123
    Bo Jacksonlf25.170411211.2823517682110
    Scotti Madisonc28.250322021.1151227000
    Brad Wellman2b28.276512100.25012279010
        Bud Blackp30.323000000.0001387000
        Dan Quisenberryp35.101000000.00014567000
    Totals: 4414181478.4093548509 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Al Newman2b-3b27.323300010.15415245011
    Dan Gladdenlf30.316400001.281345032156
    Kirby Puckettcf27.066300001.329376444230
        John Mosescf30.283100000.20815401022
    Gary Gaetti3b29.273300000.264379807214
        Steve Lombardozzi2b28.023100001.16317337001
    Gene Larkindh25.207402000.274341191180
    Kent Hrbek1b27.363311000.3163694011250
        Tom Nietoc27.204100000.04714212000
    Tim Laudnerc-1b29.346300001.267265433100
    Mark Davidsonrf27.093302100.31023161130
    Greg Gagness26.188300001.18635454281
        Mark Portugalp25.201000000.000525000
        Charlie Leap31.145000000.0001123000
        Karl Bestp29.074000000.000454000
        Jeff Reardonp32.231000000.00013532000
    Totals: 3215115.1563466273 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jim Eisenreich (5), Kent Hrbek (9), Bo Jackson (4), Scotti Madison (1), Kevin Seitzer (8), Willie Wilson (4)
    3B:  Kurt Stillwell (3)
    HR:  George Brett (8), Bill Buckner 2 (2), Kurt Stillwell (5)
    RBIs:  George Brett 2 (31), Bill Buckner 3 (12), Mark Davidson (3), Bo Jackson 2 (21), Kevin Seitzer 2 (20), Kurt Stillwell 4 (20), Brad Wellman (1)
    SB:  George Brett (6)
    GDP:  Danny Tartabull (2)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Charlie Leibrandt  (W 2-6)31.22763111304.211.4283483510218
    Bud Black30.32321000106.001.602416813214
    Dan Quisenberry35.10111000103.861.50128414567
    Pitching Totals:9511150 119724737999

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Les Straker  (L 1-2)28.2220.12443003.481.10261214637
    Mark Portugal25.20127662238.002.22603426551
    Charlie Lea31.1454.25222206.751.827048226134
    Karl Best29.07412110319.002.00221210454
    Jeff Reardon32.23112110103.711.182012813532
    Pitching Totals:9181414784 1981188034808

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Charlie Lea; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Charlie Leibrandt 83-48-35;  Bud Black 24-16-8;  Dan Quisenberry 12-8-4;  Les Straker 26-12-14;  Mark Portugal 60-34-26;  Charlie Lea 70-48-22;  Karl Best 22-12-10;  Jeff Reardon 20-12-8; 
    Batters Faced:  Charlie Leibrandt 22;  Bud Black 7;  Dan Quisenberry 4;  Les Straker 6;  Mark Portugal 15;  Charlie Lea 20;  Karl Best 5;  Jeff Reardon 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:15    Attendance:  26,860
    Umpires:   Home:   Derryl Cousins  1B  Greg Kosc  2B  Rocky Roe  3B  Larry Barnett 


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