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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 13-23W3105 100 100 891
Kansas City Royals 18-15L2100 022 100 6100
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 18, 1978
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Dan Ford - 2 hit by pitches

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Norwoodlf27.192511100.254337231210
    Rod Carew1b32.229322120.3943615183255
    Dan Fordcf25.364320000.296314504223
    Mike Cubbage3b27.301411210.321323463180
    Butch Wynegarc22.065513200.282323252140
    Glenn Adamsdh30.227100000.19031255160
        Jose Moralesph33.139301211.37121319060
    Roy Smalleyss25.205400000.245364083160
    Hosken Powellrf23.004211020.21127271112
    Rob Wilfong2b24.259200000.118880011
        Bob Randallph-2b29.342100000.26333289080
        Tom Johnsonp27.046000000.00012122000
        Mike Marshallp35.123000000.0002537000
    Totals: 3389861.2733344748 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Wilsonlf22.314300011.26128530513
        Clint Hurdleph20.292100000.24129382110
    John Wathan1b28.226402200.2681496071
        Joe Lahoudph31.034101000.10010788000
        Joe Zdebpr24.325000000.22714119031
    Hal McRaedh32.312511100.289339707192
    Al Cowensrf-3b26.206410001.261315752123
    Amos Otiscf31.022312110.3123112675197
    Darrell Porterc26.122300010.321306965150
    Freddie Patekss33.221401100.2593213121177
    Frank White2b27.256321000.25033598183
        Pete LaCockph26.122100000.17621372010
        U.L. Washingtonpr-2b24.203000000.333919003
    Jerry Terrell3b31.309211000.20020550022
        Tom Poquetteph-rf26.201201100.283212522100
        Larry Gurap30.174000000.0005130000
        Steve Mingorip34.079000000.00011320000
        Doug Birdp28.074000000.00012227000
    Totals: 36610632.2783848382 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jose Morales (5), Amos Otis (9), Tom Poquette (5), Hosken Powell (5), Butch Wynegar (4)
    3B:  Amos Otis (2)
    HR:  Rod Carew (3), Hal McRae (7), Willie Norwood (3)
    RBIs:  Rod Carew (25), Mike Cubbage 2 (18), Hal McRae (19), Jose Morales 2 (6), Willie Norwood (12), Amos Otis (19), Freddie Patek (17), Tom Poquette (10), John Wathan 2 (7), Butch Wynegar 2 (14)
    SB:  John Wathan (1), Frank White (3), Rob Wilfong (1), Willie Wilson (13)
    SH:  Rob Wilfong (2)
    GDP:  Hal McRae (5), Tom Poquette (2), Roy Smalley 2 (7)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (W 3-2)32.1505.15443213.051.20000890
    Tom Johnson27.0461.24220003.411.5500012123
    Mike Marshall  (Sv 1)35.12321000000.000.500002539
    Pitching Totals:91066321 00022752

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dennis Leonard  (L 3-7)27.0102.24662014.561.3700010120
    Larry Gura30.1743.23222113.941.190008168
    Steve Mingori34.0791.12001001.200.8700011321
    Doug Bird28.0741.10001006.351.7600012264
    Pitching Totals:9988612 00041873

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0;  Tom Johnson 0-0-0;  Mike Marshall 0-0-0;  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0;  Larry Gura 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Doug Bird 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Geoff Zahn 24;  Tom Johnson 9;  Mike Marshall 6;  Dennis Leonard 14;  Larry Gura 17;  Steve Mingori 6;  Doug Bird 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:01    Attendance:  17,459
    Umpires:   Home:   Rich Garcia  1B  Vic Voltaggio  2B  Nestor Chylak  3B  Ron Luciano 


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