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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 46-40W143710002 001 000 330
Detroit Tigers 41-44L11561018000 000 000 061
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 11, 1979
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Tom Brookens - 1st career stolen base
  • Jack Morris - 3-hitter
  • Pete Redfern - 1st career save

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rob Wilfong2b25.313300100.317742374355
    Roy Smalleyss26.259400000.3508661615651
    Ken Landreauxcf24.201400001.279862026387
    Glenn Adamsrf31.281411000.333734126352
        Bombo Riverarf26.343000000.268652391165
    Butch Wynegarc23.119401100.284805085382
    Mike Cubbagedh28.355200020.253494881141
    Ron Jackson1b26.063400000.2768443511423
    Dave Edwardslf25.137211021.29741565153
    John Castino3b24.261110011.26979792283
        Pete Redfernp24.320000000.0001821000
    Totals: 2833253.1077353293 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf31.025401011.2968172022644
    Lou Whitaker2b22.060301011.300642142259
    Steve Kemplf24.338400002.3178139113632
    Jerry Moralesrf30.143401002.2316510708230
    Lance Parrishc23.026400001.2767817510383
    Jason Thompson1b25.005401002.270785129470
    Rusty Staubdh35.101400000.2286323569380
    Tom Brookens3b25.335402001.42922001
    Alan Trammellss21.140200010.280732312262
        Champ Summersph33.026000010.2706231310321
    Totals: 33060410.1826475984 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dave Edwards (4), Jason Thompson (9)
    3B:  Glenn Adams (1)
    RBIs:  Rob Wilfong (35), Butch Wynegar (38)
    SB:  Tom Brookens (1), Dave Edwards (3), Lou Whitaker (9)
    SH:  John Castino (14)
    SF:  Rob Wilfong (6)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Darrell Jackson  (W 2-1)23.0996.25002702.671.41000625
    Pete Redfern  (Sv 1)24.3202.11002303.061.300002076
    Pitching Totals:96004100 00026101

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Jack Morris  (L 7-5)24.05693325303.531.200001348
    Pitching Totals:9332530 0001348

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Darrell Jackson; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Darrell Jackson 0-0-0;  Pete Redfern 0-0-0;  Jack Morris 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Darrell Jackson 27;  Pete Redfern 10;  Jack Morris 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:35    Attendance:  16,180
    Umpires:   Home:   Durwood Merrill  1B  Dave Phillips  2B  Dan Morrison  3B  Dallas Parks 

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