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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 59-52L35359003 000 000 340
Minnesota Twins 50-59W21361221001 102 00x 471
Date of Game:  Monday, August 12, 1985
Stadium:  Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Alvaro Espinoza - 1st career RBI

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Alfredo Griffinss27.310411101.266110101425214
    Dwayne Murphycf30.146300012.23110598616413
    Bruce Bochte1b34.273401100.3169313697402
    Dave Kingmandh36.234400001.240110174923653
    Dusty Bakerlf36.058200020.30275191314471
        Steve Hendersonpr32.267000000.318519520170
    Mike Davisrf26.062400002.299105458216417
    Mike Heathc30.188311001.2569771710374
    Donnie Hill2b24.273311101.2761042303446
    Steve Kiefer3b24.298100000.2261134050
        Dave Collinsph32.296100000.24477120932026
        Mike Gallego3b24.285000000.0004040000
        Jose Rijop20.091000000.000120000
    Totals: 2934338.13897910691 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Kirby Puckettcf24.151300012.27410723535310
    Roy Smalley3b32.291411102.27189136010360
        Gary Gaetti3b26.358000000.25110657912478
    Kent Hrbek1b25.083400001.24310455814600
    Tom Brunanskyrf24.357402001.25010755119611
    Randy Bushdh26.311310011.2237236410272
    Mickey Hatcherlf30.150401000.291836142360
    Mark Salasc24.157311201.31480944270
    Tim Teufel2b27.036312001.2731022805363
    Alvaro Espinozass23.174300100.00023010
    Totals: 3147429.2268524638 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Donnie Hill (6)
    3B:  Tim Teufel (3)
    HR:  Mark Salas (4), Roy Smalley (10)
    RBIs:  Bruce Bochte (40), Alvaro Espinoza (1), Alfredo Griffin (52), Donnie Hill (44), Mark Salas 2 (27), Roy Smalley (36)
    SB:  Tom Brunansky (1)
    CS: Dusty Baker (1)
    SH:  Steve Kiefer (1)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Mura30.1815.15332614.501.280007151
    Jose Rijo  (L 0-1)20.0912.22110313.000.67000125
    Pitching Totals:8744292 0008176

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bert Blyleven  (W 11-12)34.12894333803.311.1400026494
    Pitching Totals:9433380 00026494

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bert Blyleven; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Mura 0-0-0;  Jose Rijo 0-0-0;  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Mura 23;  Jose Rijo 10;  Bert Blyleven 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:12    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim McKean  1B  Vic Voltaggio  2B  Durwood Merrill  3B  Tim Welke 

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