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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Texas Rangers 31-25W1100 001 010 03 681
Kansas City Royals 25-30L2000 100 020 00 380
Date of Game:  Thursday, June 05, 1997
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Kevin Appier - 11 Strikeouts
  • John Wetteland - Threw 79% strikes

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Domingo Cedeno2b28.213611101.25722224160
    Ivan Rodriguezc25.188500003.351537807284
    Rusty Greerlf28.135412111.304554056253
    Juan Gonzalezdh27.232511002.246328499310
    Will Clark1b33.084400010.3824415547210
    Dean Palmer3b28.160512103.254537335291
    Lee Stevensrf29.331200010.293492677291
        Mike Devereauxrf34.056000000.203281074071
        Warren Newsonph-rf32.337000020.267374354131
    Damon Bufordcf26.358512201.2285426952111
    Benji Gilss24.242310111.219462033140
        Ed Vosbergp35.250000000.00017151000
        Xavier Hernandezp31.293000000.00024398000
        John Wettelandp30.288000000.00021390000
    Totals: 39686612.2055357732 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jose Offerman2b28.209502000.297387682196
    Tom Goodwincf28.313512000.276554361922
    Bip Robertslf33.222500000.3245010351216
        Craig Paquettelf28.089000000.215493915192
    Jeff King1b32.161421110.234549487318
    Johnny Damonrf23.212402110.336462384195
    Joe Vitiellodh27.055300001.250351732140
        Chili Davisph37.140100101.2684521596243
    Scott Cooper3b29.236500002.20532549251
    Mike MacFarlanec33.054400000.16126944290
    Shane Halterss27.209301010.3002020012
        Hipolito Pichardop27.287000000.00024182000
        Randy Veresp31.192000000.00019129000
    Totals: 3938334.2054937972 

    Game Stats

     

    HR:  Damon Buford (5), Domingo Cedeno (1), Jeff King (7)
    RBIs:  Damon Buford 2 (21), Domingo Cedeno (6), Johnny Damon (19), Chili Davis (24), Benji Gil (14), Rusty Greer (25), Jeff King (31), Dean Palmer (29)
    SF:  Chili Davis (2), Benji Gil (2)
    GDP:  Lee Stevens (7)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bobby Witt33.02575112113.371.31103643913325
    Ed Vosberg35.25001110006.431.8611017152
    Xavier Hernandez31.2930.11111003.901.40136724397
    John Wetteland  (W 3-0)30.2883.21000301.080.923427721391
    Pitching Totals:11833341 1519853751265

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Kevin Appier29.182943351122.431.03143935013235
    Hipolito Pichardo  (L 1-2)27.2871.13331003.541.4633191424231
    Randy Veres31.1920.21000103.301.2786219130
    Pitching Totals:118666122 1841186656596

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bobby Witt 103-64-39;  Ed Vosberg 1-1-0;  Xavier Hernandez 13-6-7;  John Wetteland 34-27-7;  Kevin Appier 143-93-50;  Hipolito Pichardo 33-19-14;  Randy Veres 8-6-2; 
    Batters Faced:  Bobby Witt 28;  Ed Vosberg 1;  Xavier Hernandez 3;  John Wetteland 11;  Kevin Appier 35;  Hipolito Pichardo 8;  Randy Veres 3; 
    Time of Game:  3:37    Attendance:  17,351
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe Brinkman  1B  Derryl Cousins  2B  Tim Welke  3B  Ken Kaiser 


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