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Toronto Blue Jays 8-22L4012 003 000 690
Minnesota Twins 20-8W3110 036 41x 16191
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 08, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Alfredo Griffin - 1 Triples
  • Craig Kusick - 2 home runs
  • Ken Landreaux - 5 RBis, 4 hits
  • Roy Smalley - 2 home runs, 4 runs scored, 4 hits

  • Toronto Blue Jays Batting Stats

     
    Toronto Blue JaysPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Alfredo Griffinss21.214513101.2002960032
    Bob Bailor3b-rf27.303500000.248273170110
    Rick Bosetticf25.276310010.295302203153
    Rico Cartydh39.250412101.3022715185120
    John Mayberry1b30.079311200.3072911803200
    Otto Velezrf28.160322201.28019334380
        Luis Gomezph-2b27.263100000.2006399000
    Alvis Woodslf25.273201010.27625209061
    Tim Johnson2b29.290200000.1115478000
        Dave McKayph-2b-3b29.055100010.20429346091
    Rick Ceronec24.354300010.232281602130
        Mike Willisp28.133000000.000890000
        Dave Freislebenp27.190000000.00010150000
        Balor Moorep28.103000000.000999000
        Tom Murphyp33.129000000.00010436000
    Totals: 3269643.2812915996 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Randall2b-3b30.332411010.26914389030
    Roy Smalleyss26.195544411.400285588240
    Ron Jackson1b25.364300000.240263773110
        Craig Kusickpr-1b30.220232200.2509457330
    Jose Moralesdh34.129211010.28116415160
        Glenn Adamsph31.217300000.274263652110
    Willie Norwoodcf28.182301001.282281923113
        Butch Wynegarph-c23.055110011.306284565190
    Ken Landreauxlf24.137534501.339281444211
    John Castino3b24.197322110.32423230101
        Rob Wilfongpr-2b25.249000000.370271902102
    Bombo Riverarf26.279403410.25020194070
    Glenn Borgmannc28.348301001.3332413020
        Dave Edwardspr-cf25.073210000.200722010
        Pete Redfernp24.256000000.00069000
        Ken Brettp30.232000000.0003244000
        Mike Bacsikp27.037000000.000332000
    Totals: 4016191665.4752944480 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Glenn Borgmann (1), Rico Carty (3), Ken Landreaux (7), John Mayberry (8), Willie Norwood (9), Bob Randall (1), Bombo Rivera 2 (4), Otto Velez (6), Alvis Woods (9)
    3B:  John Castino (1), Alfredo Griffin 2 (2)
    HR:  Craig Kusick 2 (3), Ken Landreaux (4), Roy Smalley 2 (8), Otto Velez (3)
    RBIs:  Rico Carty (12), John Castino (10), Alfredo Griffin (3), Craig Kusick 2 (3), Ken Landreaux 5 (21), John Mayberry 2 (20), Bombo Rivera 4 (7), Roy Smalley 4 (24), Otto Velez 2 (8)
    CS: Alvis Woods (1)
    SH:  Bob Randall (2), Alvis Woods (3)
    SF:  John Mayberry (1)
    GDP:  Bob Bailor (2), Willie Norwood (4)

    Toronto Blue Jays Pitching Stats

     
    Toronto Blue JaysAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tom Underwood25.1374.29553316.572.000007146
    Mike Willis  (L 0-2)28.1330.23330007.201.73000895
    Dave Freisleben27.1900.12332006.431.8600010170
    Balor Moore28.10314440138.362.430009123
    Tom Murphy33.1291.11111115.501.7200010439
    Pitching Totals:8191616655 00044973

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Erickson22.25157552218.182.09000643
    Pete Redfern24.25601110002.251.38000763
    Ken Brett30.2320.11002004.502.000003283
    Mike Bacsik  (W 1-0)27.0373.20000101.130.63000335
    Pitching Totals:9966431 00019424

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Tom Underwood; Dave Freisleben; Balor Moore; Roger Erickson; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tom Underwood 0-0-0;  Mike Willis 0-0-0;  Dave Freisleben 0-0-0;  Balor Moore 0-0-0;  Tom Murphy 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0;  Pete Redfern 0-0-0;  Ken Brett 0-0-0;  Mike Bacsik 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tom Underwood 24;  Mike Willis 6;  Dave Freisleben 5;  Balor Moore 8;  Tom Murphy 6;  Roger Erickson 23;  Pete Redfern 1;  Ken Brett 4;  Mike Bacsik 10; 
    Time of Game:  3:14    Attendance:  3,126
    Umpires:   Home:   Derryl Cousins  1B  Les Novack  2B  Bill Follmer  3B  Mike Briscese 


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