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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
Oakland Athletics 35-81L1100 010 000 000 2111
Minnesota Twins 60-53W1000 002 000 001 3132
Date of Game:  Friday, August 10, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Dwayne Murphycf24.144502001.2598014071913
Mike Heathlf24.186501100.27840732171
    Larry Murraylf26.131100001.185832042175
Wayne Gross3b27.209412020.23110237610404
Dave Revering1b26.179602002.2878323513510
Jim Essianc28.220601100.275624017260
Mitchell Pagedh27.300500003.25310739993713
    Jeff Newmanph30.333100001.22710034219581
Tony Armasrf26.029500001.2436427710300
Dave Chalk2b28.345401011.24751783191
Rob Piccioloss26.187512002.252712971172
    Craig Minettop25.107000000.0001518000
    Jim Toddp31.324000000.00043258000
    Dave Hamiltonp31.241000000.00022226000
    Mike Norrisp24.144000000.000829000
    Dave Heaverlop28.350000000.00054282000
Totals: 472112312.2349854340 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Hosken Powellrf24.088601001.319651862275
Rob Wilfong2b25.343513011.314992626438
Ken Landreauxcf24.231613111.31111122775510
Glenn Adamslf31.311502010.312954348442
Roy Smalleyss26.289400111.31411364321791
Danny Goodwindh25.342200001.30520832120
    Jose Moralesph34.223300010.276634622170
Butch Wynegarc23.149602000.2661045326452
    Willie Norwoodpr28.276010000.262752396288
Ron Jackson1b26.093501011.27011146211483
Mike Cubbage3b29.020301031.250675062171
    Darrell Jacksonp23.129000000.000610000
Totals: 45313297.2899294046 

Game Stats


2B:  Glenn Adams (12), Mike Heath (6), Butch Wynegar (11)
3B:  Rob Picciolo (2)
RBIs:  Jim Essian (26), Mike Heath (17), Ken Landreaux (55), Roy Smalley (79)
SB:  Wayne Gross (4), Mitchell Page (13)
SH:  Dwayne Murphy (7), Hosken Powell (5), Rob Wilfong (19)
SF:  Roy Smalley (8)
GDP:  Jim Essian (8), Wayne Gross (5)

Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

Brian Kingman25.01456221104.751.3500099
Craig Minetto25.1070.10000006.131.740002428
Jim Todd31.32410003006.521.8800043262
Dave Hamilton31.2410.20001203.821.4800029269
Mike Norris24.14434000305.041.620002078
Dave Heaverlo  (L 4-10)28.3501.23114104.141.6200054282
Pitching Totals:11.71333970 000179928

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Roger Erickson22.34598222706.811.730001552
Darrell Jackson  (W 3-3)23.12933001504.211.600001332
Pitching Totals:1211223120 0002884

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Jim Todd; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Brian Kingman 0-0-0;  Craig Minetto 0-0-0;  Jim Todd 0-0-0;  Dave Hamilton 0-0-0;  Mike Norris 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0;  Darrell Jackson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Brian Kingman 22;  Craig Minetto 1;  Jim Todd 6;  Dave Hamilton 3;  Mike Norris 13;  Dave Heaverlo 12;  Roger Erickson 38;  Darrell Jackson 13; 
Time of Game:  3:56    Attendance:  13,742
Umpires:   Home:   Ron Luciano  1B  Russ Goetz  2B  Ken Kaiser  3B  Rocky Roe 

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