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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 21-14W4003 005 000 8132
Minnesota Twins 22-12L4000 013 000 4100
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 16, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Texas Rangers Batting Stats

 
Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Johnny Grubblf30.285513100.243277083111
Buddy Bell3b27.263502100.2463510210230
Al Olivercf32.214501200.3143514704241
Richie Ziskrf30.099512000.223308892140
Pat Putnamdh25.164511001.29028591111
Mike Jorgensen1b30.273411200.299329923100
Jim Sundbergc27.364400001.217357582171
Bump Wills2b26.293321010.202353441910
Larvell Blanksss29.108312200.42910482040
    Nelson Normanpr-ss20.358110000.2103457052
    Jim Kernp30.062000000.00016189000
Totals: 40813812.3253176969 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

 
Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bob Randall2b30.340301100.28118393050
    Rob Wilfongph-2b25.257200002.326331962112
Roy Smalleyss26.203502000.410345649260
Willie Norwoodcf28.190511002.273341984143
Ron Jackson1b26.007400001.256323835160
Jose Moralesdh34.137401000.25020419160
Butch Wynegarc23.063412000.299344625201
Ken Landreauxlf24.145222220.321341505251
Bombo Riverarf26.287201010.23125199070
    Glenn Adamsph-rf31.225100000.290323713160
John Castino3b24.205400001.30628281111
    Gary Serump22.204000000.000726000
Totals: 36410336.2783313389 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Buddy Bell (12), Larvell Blanks (1), Johnny Grubb 2 (4), Mike Jorgensen (6)
3B:  Ken Landreaux (1)
RBIs:  Buddy Bell (23), Larvell Blanks 2 (4), Johnny Grubb (11), Mike Jorgensen 2 (10), Ken Landreaux 2 (25), Al Oliver 2 (24), Bob Randall (5)
SB:  Bump Wills (10)
GDP:  Willie Norwood (6), Butch Wynegar (3)

Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

 
Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Jon Matlack  (W 2-2)29.11768432204.701.390004242
Jim Kern  (Sv 5)30.06232001401.461.2200016201
Pitching Totals:91043360 00020443

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

 
Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Paul Hartzell  (L 1-2)25.1955.28771005.801.510007139
Gary Serum22.2043.15110206.191.63000749
Pitching Totals:91388120 00014188

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jon Matlack 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0;  Paul Hartzell 0-0-0;  Gary Serum 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jon Matlack 27;  Jim Kern 12;  Paul Hartzell 26;  Gary Serum 15; 
Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  6,121
Umpires:   Home:   Les Novack  1B  Mike Fitzpatrick  2B  Bill Follmer  3B  Mike Briscese 


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