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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 73-89L1194918000 000 000 020
Kansas City Royals 92-70W1--146000 100 00x 141
Date of Game:  Sunday, October 01, 1978
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • George Throop - 1st career win
  • Bill Paschall - 1st career save

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dave Edwardslf-cf24.219300012.2501515131
    Bob Randall2b30.113400001.2701193750215
    Willie Norwooddh27.328400002.25512516484625
    Dan Fordcf26.135100011.27415157011827
        Hosken Powellrf23.140200000.24712112133111
    Bombo Riverarf-lf26.060302001.2711011743235
    Craig Kusick1b30.001400000.173774484203
    Larry Wolfess25.213100020.23488963250
    Mike Cubbage3b28.072200010.2821254397573
    Glenn Borgmannc28.129200000.211494113150
    Totals: 2602057.0779712813 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    George Brett3b25.139200000.29412873196223
        Dave Cripe3b27.177200000.15477010
    Hal McRaedh33.083301000.2731561093167217
    Amos Otiscf31.158311002.2981411377229632
    Al Cowensrf26.342200010.27413267656314
    Darrell Porterc26.258100000.26515081618780
        Art Kusnyerc32.286201101.2319139120
    John Wathan1b28.362301000.300661482282
    Frank White2b28.027300001.27514370875013
    Freddie Patekss33.357300000.248138141824638
    Willie Wilsonlf23.084300000.21712715201627
        George Throopp27.311000000.000112000
        Randy McGilberryp24.337000000.0001821000
        Steve Mingorip34.215000000.00045354000
        Bill Paschallp24.162000000.00022000
    Totals: 2714114.14812637654 

    Game Stats


    3B:  Amos Otis (7)
    RBIs:  Art Kusnyer (2)
    SB:  Bombo Rivera (5), John Wathan (2)
    SH:  Glenn Borgmann (3), Bombo Rivera (5)
    GDP:  Bob Randall (7), John Wathan (5)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (L 14-14)32.28684111403.041.3500035117
    Pitching Totals:8411140 00035117

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Gura30.31030002402.721.0900035195
    George Throop  (W 1-0)27.31132003200.001.67000112
    Randy McGilberry24.33710000004.151.770001821
    Steve Mingori34.21510000002.741.1600045355
    Bill Paschall  (Sv 1)24.16210000103.380.7500022
    Pitching Totals:9200570 000101585

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0;  Larry Gura 0-0-0;  George Throop 0-0-0;  Randy McGilberry 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Bill Paschall 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Geoff Zahn 28;  Larry Gura 11;  George Throop 13;  Randy McGilberry 3;  Steve Mingori 3;  Bill Paschall 3; 
    Time of Game:  1:59    Attendance:  23,794
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry McCoy  1B  Ted Hendry  2B  Steve Palermo  3B  Dave Phillips 

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