GAME INFORMATION


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Texas Rangers 59-54L1000 000 400 460
Detroit Tigers 57-54W1015 112 00x 1092
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 08, 1979
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Brian Allard - 1st career game
  • Jerry Don Gleaton - 1st career game
  • John Wockenfuss - 2 home runs, 5 RBis
  • Bruce Robbins - 1st career win
  • Brian Allard - 1st career game


  • Top Inning 1

    Mickey Rivers vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Buddy Bell vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Al Oliver vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Lynn Jones vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Alan Trammell vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Steve Kemp vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 0-0


    Top Inning 2

    Richie Zisk vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    John Ellis vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Eric Soderholm vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Sundberg vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Jerry Morales vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    John Wockenfuss vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Lance Parrish vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jason Thompson vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Top Inning 3

    Mike Jorgensen vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Larvell Blanks vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Mickey Rivers vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Buddy Bell vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Tom Brookens vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mark Wagner vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Lynn Jones vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Alan Trammell vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Alan Trammell stole second base
    Steve Kemp vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Jerry Morales vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Alan Trammell advanced to 3b, Steve Kemp advanced to 2b
    John Wockenfuss vs John Henry Johnson  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Alan Trammell scored, Steve Kemp scored, Jerry Morales scored
    Lance Parrish vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 6-0


    Top Inning 4

    Al Oliver vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Richie Zisk vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    John Ellis vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Eric Soderholm vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 6-0


    Bottom Inning 4

    Jason Thompson vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tom Brookens vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Tom Brookens stole second base
    Mark Wagner vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Lynn Jones vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Tom Brookens scored
    Alan Trammell vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 7-0


    Top Inning 5

    Jim Sundberg vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Jorgensen vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Larvell Blanks vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 7-0


    Bottom Inning 5

    Steve Kemp vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Jerry Morales vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    John Wockenfuss vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Steve Kemp advanced to 2b
    Lance Parrish vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jason Thompson vs Brian Allard  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Steve Kemp advanced to 3b, John Wockenfuss advanced to 2b
    Tom Brookens vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Steve Kemp scored, John Wockenfuss advanced to 3b, Jason Thompson advanced to 2b
    Mark Wagner vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 8-0


    Top Inning 6

    Mickey Rivers vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Buddy Bell vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    6.1X2(6E4);B-1Hit into fielder's choice to . advancement unknown, advancement unknown
    Al Oliver vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Mickey Rivers advanced to 3b
    Richie Zisk vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 8-0


    Bottom Inning 6

    Lynn Jones vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Alan Trammell vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled . Lynn Jones scored
    Steve Kemp vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    unknown. Alan Trammell scored
    Jerry Morales vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    John Wockenfuss vs Bob Babcock  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 10-0


    Top Inning 7

    John Ellis vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Eric Soderholm vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Sundberg vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Jorgensen vs Bruce Robbins  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. John Ellis advanced to 2b
    Pat Putnam vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. John Ellis advanced to 3b, Mike Jorgensen advanced to 2b
    Mickey Rivers vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . John Ellis scored, Mike Jorgensen scored, Pat Putnam advanced to 3b
    Buddy Bell vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Pat Putnam scored, Mickey Rivers advanced to 2b
    Al Oliver vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Mickey Rivers scored, Buddy Bell advanced to 2b
    Richie Zisk vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Buddy Bell advanced to 3b, Al Oliver advanced to 2b
    John Ellis vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 10-4


    Bottom Inning 7

    Lance Parrish vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jason Thompson vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tom Brookens vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 10-4


    Top Inning 8

    Eric Soderholm vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Jim Sundberg vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mike Jorgensen vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Nelson Norman vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 10-4


    Bottom Inning 8

    Mark Wagner vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Lynn Jones vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Alan Trammell vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Steve Kemp vs Jerry Don Gleaton  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 10-4


    Top Inning 9

    Mickey Rivers vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Mickey Rivers stole second base
    Buddy Bell vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Al Oliver vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Richie Zisk vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    John Ellis vs Aurelio Lopez  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers beat Texas Rangers 10-4


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