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Minnesota Twins 58-75W1000 010 201 472
Detroit Tigers 73-59L1000 000 100 170
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 31, 1978
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones


Top Inning 1

Hosken Powell vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Mike Cubbage vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rod Carew vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 1

Ron LeFlore vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Lou Whitaker vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Rusty Staub vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 2

Roy Smalley vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Butch Wynegar vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Dan Ford vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 2

Jason Thompson vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Steve Kemp vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Lance Parrish vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
John Wockenfuss vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 3

Glenn Adams vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Rich Chiles vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Bob Randall vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Glenn Adams advanced to 2b
Hosken Powell vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 3

Aurelio Rodriguez vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Alan Trammell vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Ron LeFlore vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 4

Mike Cubbage vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rod Carew vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Roy Smalley vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Butch Wynegar vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Bottom Inning 4

Lou Whitaker vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Rusty Staub vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Reached on error
Jason Thompson vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Rusty Staub advanced to 2b
Steve Kemp vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 0-0


Top Inning 5

Dan Ford vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Glenn Adams vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rich Chiles vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Homered
Bob Randall vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Bottom Inning 5

Lance Parrish vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
John Wockenfuss vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Aurelio Rodriguez vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Top Inning 6

Hosken Powell vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Mike Cubbage vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rod Carew vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Bottom Inning 6

Alan Trammell vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Ron LeFlore vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Ron LeFlore caught stealing 2b
Lou Whitaker vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Rusty Staub vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 1-0


Top Inning 7

Roy Smalley vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Butch Wynegar vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Roy Smalley advanced to 3b
Dan Ford vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Glenn Adams vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Homered . Roy Smalley scored
Rich Chiles vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Bob Randall vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 3-0


Bottom Inning 7

Jason Thompson vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Steve Kemp vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Jason Thompson advanced to 2b
Lance Parrish vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
John Wockenfuss vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Jason Thompson advanced to 3b
Aurelio Rodriguez vs Geoff Zahn  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Jason Thompson scored, John Wockenfuss advanced to 3b, Aurelio Rodriguez advanced to 2b7 on error by
Milt May vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 3-1


Top Inning 8

Hosken Powell vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Mike Cubbage vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rod Carew vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Roy Smalley vs Kip Young  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled . Rod Carew advanced to 3b
Butch Wynegar vs John Hiller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 3-1


Bottom Inning 8

Ron LeFlore vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Lou Whitaker vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Ron LeFlore advanced to 2b
Rusty Staub vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Ron LeFlore advanced to 3b
Jason Thompson vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 3-1


Top Inning 9

Dan Ford vs John Hiller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Wild pitch by John Hiller
Dan Ford advanced to 2b
Jose Morales vs John Hiller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Dan Ford advanced to 3b
Bombo Rivera vs John Hiller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Dan Ford scored
Bob Randall vs John Hiller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Minnesota Twins lead Detroit Tigers 4-1


Bottom Inning 9

Steve Kemp vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Lance Parrish vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
John Wockenfuss vs Mike Marshall  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Minnesota Twins beat Detroit Tigers 4-1


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