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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Kansas City Royals 65-54L1300 000 020 0 580
Minnesota Twins 54-67W1401 000 000 1 6100
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 17, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

 
Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Steve Braunlf30.101410011.250739633263
Hal McRaedh33.038511000.2801171054135513
George Brett3b25.094400110.3118769054716
Darrell Porterc26.213523100.2741097759520
Clint Hurdlerf21.018300021.2751061155511
Pete LaCock1b26.213402201.306864375340
    Willie Wilsonpr23.039010000.2319211701024
    John Wathan1b28.317000000.291441261191
Al Cowenscf26.297401100.2819163545010
Freddie Patekss33.312401000.278106138614033
U.L. Washington2b24.294400000.2555363089
    Al Hraboskyp29.027000000.00044374000
Totals: 3758543.21610086735 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

 
Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Willie Norwoodlf27.283500001.2699813773624
Rod Carew1b32.320512001.337116159856022
Dan Fordcf26.090523200.29611253110695
Craig Kusickdh29.321310011.194644354192
Roy Smalleyss25.296412200.28611849016611
Butch Wynegarc22.156401200.2491013944391
Bob Randall2b30.068401000.284893450174
Larry Wolfe3b25.168300010.23069772200
Bombo Riverarf26.015411000.273761492164
Totals: 37610623.2708434156 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Dan Ford (29), Hal McRae (28), Darrell Porter (23), Butch Wynegar (19)
3B:  Al Cowens (8), Dan Ford (7)
RBIs:  George Brett (47), Al Cowens (50), Dan Ford 2 (69), Pete LaCock 2 (34), Darrell Porter (52), Roy Smalley 2 (61), Butch Wynegar 2 (39)
GDP:  Al Cowens (4), Larry Wolfe (7), Butch Wynegar (5)

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

 
Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Larry Gura  (L 10-3)30.2659.29662302.751.1200025185
Al Hrabosky29.02701000002.751.2000044373
Pitching Totals:9.71066230 00069558

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

 
Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Roger Erickson  (W 13-7)21.352108554304.381.390002828
Pitching Totals:10855430 0002828

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Gura 0-0-0;  Al Hrabosky 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Larry Gura 38;  Al Hrabosky 1;  Roger Erickson 41; 
Time of Game:  2:54    Attendance:  15,936
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Neudecker  1B  George Maloney  2B  Ted Hendry  3B  Greg Kosc 


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