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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago White Sox 33-42L1000 000 020 271
Minnesota Twins 38-34W1113 000 00x 590
Date of Game:  Friday, June 29, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Chicago White Sox Batting Stats

Junior Moorelf26.155411000.297512070150
Claudell Washingtonrf24.302300012.271696516328
Chet Lemoncf24.137402000.304724688382
Lamar Johnson1b28.300412200.316584245314
Alan Bannister3b27.300400001.3176837923310
Wayne Nordhagendh30.360201020.270401822110
Jorge Orta2b28.215401000.221569333221
Greg Pryorss29.270200011.282691560170
    Rusty Torresph30.272100000.304435561110
Milt Mayc28.332300002.244297043160
    Randy Scarberyp27.007000000.0002020000
    Rich Hintonp32.038000000.0001292000
Totals: 3127246.2265874772 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Bob Randall2b31.019422000.307414160111
Bombo Riveralf26.331300001.273532271155
Roy Smalleyss26.247313300.3707260213511
Ron Jackson1b26.051400000.2677042111383
Dave Edwardscf25.125110010.28334493112
    Ken Landreauxcf24.189200000.274721886343
Willie Norwoodrf28.234212100.263572214205
    Hosken Powellph-rf24.046201000.365331541132
Jose Moralesdh34.181300000.290454442130
    Glenn Adamsph31.269000000.306603994240
    Craig Kusickph30.272100000.22623471360
John Castino3b24.249301100.26565652253
Glenn Borgmannc29.035200010.17413424040
Totals: 3059521.3006384081 

Game Stats


2B:  Willie Norwood (11), Jorge Orta (7), Bob Randall (5)
3B:  Junior Moore (2), Hosken Powell (2)
HR:  Lamar Johnson (5), Roy Smalley (13)
RBIs:  John Castino (25), Lamar Johnson 2 (31), Willie Norwood (20), Roy Smalley 3 (51)
SH:  John Castino (10), Bombo Rivera (6)
GDP:  Alan Bannister (5), Glenn Borgmann (1), Lamar Johnson (6), Jorge Orta (4)

Chicago White Sox Pitching Stats

Rich Wortham  (L 7-8)25.2502.26541014.951.560001624
Randy Scarbery27.0074.23001104.191.470002121
Rich Hinton32.0380.20000005.181.4000014100
Pitching Totals:8954211 00051145

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Jerry Koosman  (W 9-6)35.18997224613.671.3400017393
Pitching Totals:9722461 00017393

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rich Wortham 0-0-0;  Randy Scarbery 0-0-0;  Rich Hinton 0-0-0;  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Rich Wortham 15;  Randy Scarbery 18;  Rich Hinton 2;  Jerry Koosman 35; 
Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  12,763
Umpires:   Home:   Dale Ford  1B  Terry Cooney  2B  Bill Kunkel  3B  John Shulock 

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