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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago White Sox 7-7L1010 010 003 5134
Cleveland Indians 4-9W1201 101 30x 8101
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 22, 1979
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mark Esser - 1st career game
  • Mark Esser - 1st career game

  • Chicago White Sox Batting Stats

    Chicago White SoxPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Alan Bannister2b27.232401000.422133241103
    Claudell Washingtonrf24.234400000.27914596183
    Chet Lemoncf24.069413000.38714410171
    Wayne Nordhagendh30.292411000.3758150060
    Lamar Johnson1b28.232422300.2968374150
    Eric Soderholm3b30.210412000.30214694090
    Junior Moorelf26.087200100.3579165050
        Ralph Garrph33.131101000.333121191052
    Bill Nahorodnyc25.234401002.2388125040
    Greg Pryorss29.202402100.4141198080
        Mark Esserp23.021000000.00011000
    Totals: 35513502.3711124128 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Toby Harrah3b30.178300020.163131146156
    Rick Manningcf24.232411000.2119483036
    Bobby Bondsrf33.038231120.255131585165
    Andre Thornton1b29.252412400.10913629280
    Wayne Cagedh27.151401002.1741147020
    Gary Alexanderc26.026411100.19013238271
    Duane Kuiper2b28.307411000.31113545041
    Ron Pruittlf27.184200000.2004214000
        Horace Speedlf27.201100010.200592011
    Tom Veryzerss26.070413100.17913533031
        Dan Spillnerp27.147000000.0006229000
        Sid Mongep28.011000000.0008112000
    Totals: 32810752.3131215853 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Lamar Johnson (3), Andre Thornton (1)
    HR:  Gary Alexander (2), Bobby Bonds (1), Lamar Johnson (1), Andre Thornton (2)
    RBIs:  Gary Alexander (7), Bobby Bonds (6), Lamar Johnson 3 (5), Junior Moore (5), Greg Pryor (8), Andre Thornton 4 (8), Tom Veryzer (3)
    SB:  Chet Lemon (1), Horace Speed (1), Tom Veryzer (1)
    CS: Toby Harrah (1), Duane Kuiper (3), Greg Pryor (1)
    SH:  Rick Manning (1)
    SF:  Junior Moore (3)
    GDP:  Wayne Nordhagen (1), Greg Pryor (1)

    Chicago White Sox Pitching Stats

    Chicago White SoxAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Francisco Barrios  (L 1-1)25.2556.29863234.851.310002105
    Mark Esser23.0211.11002000.003.0000011
    Pitching Totals:81086523 0003106

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Waits  (W 2-2)26.3428.111550113.721.380004118
    Dan Spillner27.14701000001.001.110006234
    Sid Monge  (Sv 1)28.0110.21000100.750.920008129
    Pitching Totals:91355021 00018481

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Francisco Barrios 0-0-0;  Mark Esser 0-0-0;  Rick Waits 0-0-0;  Dan Spillner 0-0-0;  Sid Monge 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Francisco Barrios 31;  Mark Esser 7;  Rick Waits 32;  Dan Spillner 1;  Sid Monge 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  14,520
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Rice  1B  Harry Farnsworth  2B  Ted Hendry  3B  Don Schirmer 

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