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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 26-20W4000 000 020 270
Minnesota Twins 25-18L5000 000 001 160
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 27, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Todd Cruz - 1st career home run

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Wilsonlf23.323401002.356381901717
    George Brett3b26.012400000.309467774228
    Amos Otiscf32.031300010.31943142022617
    Darrell Porterc27.131401002.317458616381
    Hal McRaedh33.321400001.2254511383264
    John Wathan1b29.235402001.269301781121
    Joe Zdebrf25.334301000.15813178000
    U.L. Washington2b25.212311000.23928107052
    Todd Cruzss23.186311200.3481013150
    Totals: 3227216.2192984862 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf24.013301010.4678129052
    Butch Wynegarc23.074301000.295434715241
    Roy Smalleyss26.214400000.381435739290
    Ken Landreauxcf24.156412000.320431595261
    Glenn Adamslf31.236401001.281393783160
        Dave Edwardspr25.092000000.1251328010
    Ron Jackson1b26.018301010.280413927211
    Mike Cubbagedh28.310200110.245324711100
    Rob Wilfong2b25.268300001.321402033132
    John Castino3b24.216300001.27237372171
    Totals: 2916133.2073392841 

    Game Stats


    2B:  John Wathan (3), Joe Zdeb (1)
    HR:  Todd Cruz (1)
    RBIs:  Todd Cruz 2 (5), Mike Cubbage (10)
    SB:  Ron Jackson (1)
    SH:  Rob Wilfong (6), Butch Wynegar (2)
    SF:  Mike Cubbage (1)
    GDP:  Todd Cruz (2), Amos Otis (4)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Busby  (W 2-2)29.24096113303.201.180007141
    Pitching Totals:9611330 0007141

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jerry Koosman  (L 7-2)35.15697221613.511.3800010386
    Pitching Totals:9722161 00010386

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Busby 0-0-0;  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Busby 35;  Jerry Koosman 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:06    Attendance:  35,148
    Umpires:   Home:   Nick Bremigan  1B  Rich Garcia  2B  Steve Palermo  3B  Don Denkinger 

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