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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Baltimore Orioles 45-39L3000 001 002 381
Kansas City Royals 43-40W2222 000 50x 11142
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 08, 1978
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Larry Harlowcf26.238411010.2507312331312
Rich Dauer2b25.346412010.259631704210
Eddie Murray1b22.135512102.2718424417523
Ken Singletonrf31.028401012.2827311687330
Lee Maydh35.107400011.25181173015472
Pat Kellylf33.343402110.2824711270156
Doug DeCinces3b27.313400000.232654169182
Rick Dempseyc28.298300000.244673995193
    Terry Crowleyph31.142100000.30629494060
    Kiko Garciass24.267000000.30033109073
Mark Belangerss34.030300000.214781625074
    Ellie Hendricksc37.198100000.3338704000
    Tippy Martinezp28.038000000.00032143000
    Don Stanhousep27.146000000.00030172000
    John Flinnp23.309000000.0001010000
Totals: 3738255.2167738634 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

George Brett3b25.054422310.3216867143713
Hal McRaedh32.363400010.259831020103910
Pete LaCock1b26.173513200.268544053160
Darrell Porterc26.173411111.280767426340
    Joe Zdebpr-lf25.011000000.247371420112
Clint Hurdlerf20.343501202.25973823310
Amos Otiscf31.073310011.272721308124517
    John Wathanc28.277100000.276261080101
Tom Poquettelf26.252423000.222512822171
    Willie Wilsonpr-cf22.365110000.23564890921
Frank White2b27.307522001.286826473249
U.L. Washingtonss24.254312211.2573040056
    Doug Birdp28.125000000.00025240000
Totals: 3911141056.3597415776 

Game Stats


2B:  George Brett (28), Rich Dauer (9), Larry Harlow (13), Pete LaCock (5)
3B:  Clint Hurdle (2), U.L. Washington (1)
RBIs:  George Brett 3 (37), Clint Hurdle 2 (31), Pat Kelly (15), Pete LaCock 2 (16), Eddie Murray (52), Darrell Porter (34), U.L. Washington 2 (5)
SB:  Larry Harlow (12), Tom Poquette (1)

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Dennis Martinez  (L 7-7)23.0551.25442304.761.520002268
Tippy Martinez28.0384.16533206.191.9200031144
Don Stanhouse27.14613220103.071.5600030178
John Flinn23.30910000007.071.860001010
Pitching Totals:814119560 00093400

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Rich Gale  (W 9-3)24.17085104402.761.320001515
Doug Bird28.12513221105.431.5000027279
Pitching Totals:9832550 00042294

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Rich Gale; 
Balks:  Doug Bird; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dennis Martinez 0-0-0;  Tippy Martinez 0-0-0;  Don Stanhouse 0-0-0;  John Flinn 0-0-0;  Rich Gale 0-0-0;  Doug Bird 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Dennis Martinez 12;  Tippy Martinez 23;  Don Stanhouse 6;  John Flinn 3;  Rich Gale 35;  Doug Bird 7; 
Time of Game:  2:58    Attendance:  34,587
Umpires:   Home:   Steve Palermo  1B  Don Denkinger  2B  Dave Phillips  3B  Larry McCoy 

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