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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 70-72W2001 410 000 6140
Minnesota Twins 72-68L2000 100 100 271
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 08, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Sundberg - 4 hits

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf30.312501200.2821139865397
    Bump Wills2b27.043401101.27312643554233
    Al Oliverlf32.329101000.326122155712673
        Billy Samplelf24.159302010.2751141225306
    Buddy Bell3b28.012501000.297142112818884
    John Ellisdh31.015200001.28010277812582
        Pat Putnamph25.279311100.28612115216581
    Richie Ziskrf30.214310022.26912898715581
    Willie Montanez1b31.160511000.24012813619560
    Jim Sundbergc28.113424110.2711318545553
    Nelson Normanss21.108412100.2061271500164
        Jim Kernp30.177000000.00063236000
    Totals: 39614644.35914178746 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Cubbage3b29.049300021.275865252221
    Rob Wilfong2b26.007400000.3061202838519
    Roy Smalleyss26.318400002.29014067022862
    Ken Landreauxcf24.260411000.308135251117310
    Butch Wynegarc23.178402000.2701295576522
    Ron Jackson1b26.122300110.27013748812623
    Danny Goodwindh26.006411001.282411043190
    Hosken Powellrf24.117403000.298882092315
    Dave Edwardslf25.196300111.26282978315
        Paul Thormodsgardp25.302000000.00012000
        Mike Bacsikp27.160000000.0002756000
        Pete Redfernp25.014000000.0002730000
    Totals: 3327245.21210133272 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Hosken Powell (15), Jim Sundberg (23)
    HR:  Pat Putnam (16)
    RBIs:  Dave Edwards (31), Ron Jackson (62), Nelson Norman (16), Pat Putnam (58), Mickey Rivers 2 (39), Jim Sundberg (55), Bump Wills (42)
    CS: John Ellis (2)
    SH:  Nelson Norman (15)
    SF:  Bump Wills (2)
    GDP:  Willie Montanez (18)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Doc Medich  (W 8-6)30.2736.17223304.391.3500024222
    Jim Kern  (Sv 25)30.1772.20001201.421.0700063248
    Pitching Totals:9722450 00087470

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jerry Koosman  (L 18-12)35.26048552103.461.3500032408
    Paul Thormodsgard25.30213110119.003.00000150
    Mike Bacsik27.16032002104.821.410002759
    Pete Redfern25.01411000103.421.270003288
    Pitching Totals:91466441 00092605

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Doc Medich 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0;  Jerry Koosman 0-0-0;  Paul Thormodsgard 0-0-0;  Mike Bacsik 0-0-0;  Pete Redfern 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Doc Medich 28;  Jim Kern 9;  Jerry Koosman 22;  Paul Thormodsgard 6;  Mike Bacsik 13;  Pete Redfern 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  15,382
    Umpires:   Home:   Steve Palermo  1B  Rich Garcia  2B  Don Denkinger  3B  Nick Bremigan 


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