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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Toronto Blue Jays 47-76W1000 410 001 6162
Minnesota Twins 56-68L1100 000 100 261
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 20, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Alan Ashby - 4 hits
  • Alvis Woods - 4 hits

  • Toronto Blue Jays Batting Stats

    Toronto Blue JaysPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rick Bosetticf25.015502100.2591001544364
    Bob Bailorrf27.041501100.2661192551445
    Roy Howell3b24.245501001.2731174985560
    Willie Hortondh35.306501002.2618817418423
    John Mayberry1b29.183501000.256120111919601
    Alvis Woodslf25.012534000.257321541120
    Alan Ashbyc27.043514200.277583807230
    Dave McKay2b28.159312021.2461072793354
    Luis Gomezss27.001410100.2241193590252
        Mike Willisp27.237000000.0003878000
        Tom Murphyp32.233000000.00043419000
    Totals: 42616524.3819415436 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf23.098312000.24590902218
        Bombo Riveraph-rf26.018200000.273791523174
    Roy Smalleyss25.299200010.28812149316612
    Glenn Adamsdh30.321300000.250883126220
        Jose Moralesph33.233100000.323783762320
    Mike Cubbage3b28.030201020.295974116513
    Dan Fordcf26.093400001.29311553410715
    Butch Wynegarc22.159300010.2491043974411
    Rich Chileslf28.271200000.268692620190
        Willie Norwoodph-lf27.286212000.27010114083724
    Craig Kusick1b29.324300011.183674384192
    Rob Wilfong2b24.353200000.26267139187
        Bob Randallph-2b30.071101110.280923480184
        John Suttonp25.280000000.0001226000
    Totals: 3026162.20011804118 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Alan Ashby (11), Mike Cubbage (10), Roy Howell (26), Willie Norwood (20), Alvis Woods (6)
    3B:  Willie Norwood (2), Alvis Woods (2)
    RBIs:  Alan Ashby 2 (23), Bob Bailor (44), Rick Bosetti (36), Luis Gomez (25), Bob Randall (18)
    SB:  Mike Cubbage (3), Hosken Powell 2 (8)
    SH:  Luis Gomez (16), Roy Smalley (18)
    GDP:  Craig Kusick (8), John Mayberry (10), Jose Morales (9)

    Toronto Blue Jays Pitching Stats

    Toronto Blue JaysAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Kirkwood  (W 2-1)28.33063113104.031.380009113
    Mike Willis27.2372.23113105.501.470003881
    Tom Murphy  (Sv 7)32.2330.10000004.441.4200043422
    Pitching Totals:9622620 00090616

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Stan Perzanowski  (L 2-5)27.360510541205.681.55000731
    John Sutton25.28046111203.651.410001226
    Pitching Totals:91665240 0001957

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Stan Perzanowski; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Kirkwood 0-0-0;  Mike Willis 0-0-0;  Tom Murphy 0-0-0;  Stan Perzanowski 0-0-0;  John Sutton 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Kirkwood 23;  Mike Willis 13;  Tom Murphy 1;  Stan Perzanowski 27;  John Sutton 18; 
    Time of Game:  2:50    Attendance:  11,685
    Umpires:   Home:   Ken Kaiser  1B  Mike Reilly  2B  (none)  3B  Ron Luciano 

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