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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 13-8W1100 110 000 3101
Kansas City Royals 12-11L1001 010 000 282
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 02, 1979
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Texas Rangers Batting Stats

 
Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Billy Samplelf24.030301110.2811927054
Johnny Grubbdh30.271511000.17115696141
Al Olivercf32.200412100.3702114563171
Buddy Bell3b27.249401100.2002110070150
Richie Ziskrf30.085400001.21416875180
Jim Sundbergc27.350401000.176217440100
Pat Putnam1b25.150411000.3201546060
    Mike Jorgensen1b30.259000000.25620980220
Bump Wills2b26.279402000.19521330057
Nelson Normanss20.344301000.2172043030
    Sparky Lylep34.284000000.00012692000
Totals: 35310311.2862016896 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

 
Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Frank White2b28.240510000.284237313125
George Brett3b25.352502000.26823754174
Amos Otiscf32.006403100.34620139711210
Darrell Porterc27.106300110.351238393230
Al Cowensrf27.190400000.310236993214
Pete LaCock1b27.106200020.31721490090
    Willie Wilsonpr-lf23.298000000.28616168016
Hal McRaedh33.296401000.2442311162131
Clint Hurdlelf21.276311000.273201621110
    John Wathanph-1b29.210100000.34614162061
Freddie Patekss34.205201000.329231441096
    Steve Braunph30.359100000.2505991000
    U.L. Washingtonss25.187000000.500887000
    Joe Zdebph25.309100000.1436171000
Totals: 3528230.2292489208 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Buddy Bell (7), Hal McRae (8), Al Oliver (5), Amos Otis (5), Pat Putnam (3)
HR:  Al Oliver (3)
RBIs:  Buddy Bell (15), Al Oliver (17), Amos Otis (12), Darrell Porter (23), Billy Sample (5)
SB:  Al Cowens (4), Al Oliver (1)
SH:  Nelson Norman (5), Billy Sample (1)
GDP:  Johnny Grubb (2)

Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

 
Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Steve Comer  (W 2-3)25.1097.18223003.001.28000636
Sparky Lyle  (Sv 4)34.2841.20000003.000.6700012692
Pitching Totals:9822300 00018728

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

 
Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Dennis Leonard  (L 3-3)27.360910331113.061.280006156
Pitching Totals:91033111 0006156

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Comer 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Steve Comer 33;  Sparky Lyle 5;  Dennis Leonard 38; 
Time of Game:  2:24    Attendance:  20,155
Umpires:   Home:   Harold Easley  1B  Duane Shaw  2B  Larry Zirbel  3B  Ted Hendry 


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