Update:   All-Star Game Section -  Yearly listing of all-star game results with boxscores. Summarized and detailed rosters and a list of players by ASG appearances.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 19-14W2100 102 111 7140
Minnesota Twins 22-10L2100 211 000 5102
Date of Game:  Monday, May 14, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Buddy Bell - 4 hits

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Grubblf-cf30.283501100.20025706281
    Buddy Bell3b27.261514100.2503310190220
    Al Oliverdh32.212401010.3213314683211
    Richie Ziskrf30.097522100.214288872130
    Pat Putnam1b25.162322000.30026571101
        John Ellisph30.263101100.311206962120
        Dave Robertspr-1b28.086000000.1675511000
    Mike Jorgensencf30.271301100.28330990380
        Billy Sampleph-lf24.042200000.2533139084
    Jim Sundbergc27.362311120.206337562161
    Larvell Blanks2b-ss29.106401110.3338480010
    Nelson Normanss20.356200000.2183255052
        Bump Willsph-2b26.291110010.20433342199
        Dave Rajsichp27.229000000.00079000
        Jim Kernp30.060000000.00014187000
    Totals: 38714750.3683588202 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Cubbage3b28.297413011.25828467190
    Roy Smalleyss26.201312100.398325628250
    Ken Landreauxlf24.143501100.312321485231
    Glenn Adamsdh31.223301100.292303693150
        Jose Moralesph34.135100000.26518417160
    Butch Wynegarc23.061111030.291324605191
    Ron Jackson1b26.005411201.259303815140
    Rob Wilfong2b25.255400002.341311942112
    Willie Norwoodcf28.188400002.265321963123
    Rick Sofieldrf22.149311001.2412121042
        Bombo Riverarf26.285100001.24423197070
        Mike Bacsikp27.043000000.000433000
        Ken Brettp30.238000000.0004245000
        Mike Marshallp36.119000000.00019608000
    Totals: 33510548.3033364298 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Buddy Bell (11), John Ellis (1), Ken Landreaux (8), Pat Putnam 2 (6), Roy Smalley (3), Richie Zisk (2)
    HR:  Ron Jackson (5)
    RBIs:  Glenn Adams (15), Buddy Bell (22), Larvell Blanks (1), John Ellis (12), Johnny Grubb (8), Ron Jackson 2 (14), Mike Jorgensen (8), Ken Landreaux (23), Roy Smalley (25), Jim Sundberg (16), Richie Zisk (13)
    SB:  Bump Wills (9)
    CS: Mike Cubbage (4)
    SH:  Dave Roberts (1), Roy Smalley 2 (7)
    GDP:  Ron Jackson (2), Nelson Norman 2 (2)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Fergie Jenkins35.1535.29553413.771.400009520
    Dave Rajsich27.2290.11000002.451.27000711
    Jim Kern  (W 5-0)30.06030001401.591.2400014199
    Pitching Totals:91055481 00030730

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Erickson22.25758443008.002.11000744
    Mike Bacsik27.04311001001.000.78000436
    Ken Brett30.2380.12110005.142.000004284
    Mike Marshall  (L 6-2)36.1192.23221001.181.0500019610
    Pitching Totals:91477500 00034974

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Mike Marshall; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0;  Dave Rajsich 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0;  Mike Bacsik 0-0-0;  Ken Brett 0-0-0;  Mike Marshall 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Fergie Jenkins 28;  Dave Rajsich 2;  Jim Kern 9;  Roger Erickson 24;  Mike Bacsik 5;  Ken Brett 3;  Mike Marshall 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:47    Attendance:  6,406
    Umpires:   Home:   Mike Fitzpatrick  1B  Mike Briscese  2B  Les Novack  3B  Bill Follmer 

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