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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 61-63W1000 101 000 270
Minnesota Twins 56-71L4000 000 000 061
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 23, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Steve Comer - Complete game/Shutout

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Hargrove1b28.301401000.2541237036352
        Mike Jorgensen1b30.007000000.13661925033
    Bump Wills2b26.027401000.22512027263940
    Juan Beniquezcf28.102311001.254955967349
    Al Oliverlf31.313412001.31497139911603
    Bobby Bondsrf32.161400001.2761191535237032
    Richie Ziskdh29.198301110.25610482314543
    Jim Sundbergc27.097400001.2961176914432
    John Lowenstein3b31.208200020.2126571151910
    Toby Harrahss29.301301010.220105109953525
    Totals: 3127144.22610068754 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf23.101300011.24893932218
    Roy Smalleyss25.302401002.28612449617622
    Rod Carew1b32.326401000.341120160256322
    Dan Fordcf26.096401001.29511853710715
    Mike Cubbage3b28.033400000.2901004146533
    Glenn Adamsdh30.324400000.246913156230
    Rich Chileslf28.274301001.269702630190
    Butch Wynegarc22.162302000.2521074004411
    Rob Wilfong2b24.356300001.25270142187
    Totals: 3206016.1888934262 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Juan Beniquez (14), Dan Ford (31), Al Oliver (26)
    RBIs:  Richie Zisk (54)
    CS: Rod Carew (5), John Lowenstein (2)
    SH:  Juan Beniquez (9)
    GDP:  Mike Hargrove (9)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Steve Comer  (W 6-3)24.22296001601.701.200002323
    Pitching Totals:9600160 0002323

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Erickson  (L 13-8)21.35897214404.241.390002929
    Pitching Totals:9721440 0002929

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Comer 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Comer 33;  Roger Erickson 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:10    Attendance:  7,157
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim McKean  1B  Vic Voltaggio  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Larry Barnett 

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