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Cleveland Indians 2-5L4000 100 000 161
Kansas City Royals 6-1W6000 000 20x 260
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 16, 1978
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Paul Daderf26.131412001.4007165152
Duane Kuiper2b27.301400001.1727390021
Johnny Grubblf29.255300100.2087554011
Andre Thornton1b28.246300012.2177478360
Willie Hortondh35.180401001.28671660020
Larvell Blanksss28.078401000.2767409010
Buddy Bell3b26.233401000.4077851050
Rick Manningcf23.226300000.1207333012
Ron Pruittc26.178301000.2356145120
    Jim Kernp29.032000000.0003118000
Totals: 3216115.188655103 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Willie Wilsonlf22.282200001.190631033
    Pete LaCockph-1b26.090100000.0003354000
Hal McRaedh32.280201021.3337944341
George Brett3b24.336400000.1927610011
Al Cowensrf26.174411000.4096550032
Darrell Porterc26.090401001.3917673150
Amos Otiscf30.356210000.33371243150
Clint Hurdle1b-lf20.260301100.250716130
Freddie Patekss33.189301000.20061286131
Frank White2b27.224201100.2117572010
Totals: 2726223.222636279 

Game Stats


2B:  Hal McRae (2), Ron Pruitt (1)
RBIs:  Johnny Grubb (1), Clint Hurdle (3), Frank White (1)
SB:  Al Cowens (2), Paul Dade (2), Hal McRae (1)
SH:  Frank White (1), Willie Wilson (2)
SF:  Johnny Grubb (1)
GDP:  George Brett (1), Amos Otis (1)

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Wayne Garland  (L 1-2)27.1727.16222305.681.630003132
Jim Kern29.0320.20000000.000.670003130
Pitching Totals:8622230 0006262

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Dennis Leonard  (W 2-1)26.34496111503.431.330003113
Pitching Totals:9611150 0003113

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Dennis Leonard 2; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Wayne Garland 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0;  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Wayne Garland 30;  Jim Kern 2;  Dennis Leonard 34; 
Time of Game:  2:09    Attendance:  17,655
Umpires:   Home:   Mike Reilly  1B  Bill Haller  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Ken Kaiser 

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