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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 2-3W1010 330 023 12151
Minnesota Twins 4-2L1200 000 000 252
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 06, 1997
Stadium:  Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Shane Halter - 1st career game
  • Glendon Rusch - 1st career win, 1st career game
  • Gregg Olson - Threw 76% strikes

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tom Goodwincf28.253501002.2505386002
    Jay Bellss31.116422111.40051227140
    Bip Robertslf33.162412100.4295990140
        Jermaine Dyeph-rf23.068111000.0675103000
    Jeff King1b32.101522102.1675899042
    Craig Paquette3b28.029522101.1505347010
        Tim Spehrc30.278000000.2004250110
    Scott Cooperdh29.176221210.3333520020
        Joe Vitielloph26.360101100.3335143020
    Mike Sweeneyc23.258412400.333559141
        Shane Halterph-3b27.149100001.00011000
    Johnny Damonrf-lf23.152500002.0002194000
    David Howard2b30.039411001.2502468000
        Jeff Montgomeryp35.089000000.0002542000
    Totals: 41121511210.366546129 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Chuck Knoblauch2b28.273401001.2276862040
    Rich Beckercf25.065410000.2616291042
    Paul Molitor1b40.227300000.26162428150
        Denny Hocking3b27.004101000.333589000
    Marty Cordovalf27.270311100.3336288140
        Brent Bredelf25.206100000.000313000
    Terry Steinbachc35.035200010.23551203040
        Greg Myersc30.357100000.3332584000
    Greg Colbrunndh27.254301101.2355453140
        Todd Walkerph23.316100001.300429000
    Matt Lawtonrf25.155300000.4006106130
    Ron Coomer3b-1b30.139301001.3333135000
    Pat Mearesss28.212300001.3006465141
        Todd Ritchiep25.151000000.00022000
        Gregg Olsonp30.177000000.0003414000
        Greg Swindellp32.094000000.0002139000
    Totals: 3225215.156707501 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Greg Colbrunn (2), Scott Cooper (1), Marty Cordova (3), David Howard (1), Jeff King (2), Craig Paquette (1), Bip Roberts (1)
    3B:  Craig Paquette (1)
    HR:  Mike Sweeney (1)
    RBIs:  Jay Bell (4), Greg Colbrunn (4), Scott Cooper 2 (2), Marty Cordova (4), Jeff King (4), Craig Paquette (1), Bip Roberts (4), Mike Sweeney 4 (4), Joe Vitiello (2)
    SB:  Rich Becker (2), Jeff King (2)
    CS: Johnny Damon (1)
    SF:  Scott Cooper (1)
    GDP:  Jay Bell (1), Pat Meares (2)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Glendon Rusch  (W 1-0)22.15084201400.000.63113694411
    Jeff Montgomery35.089110001013.502.5012932542
    Pitching Totals:9520150 12578473543

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Brad Radke  (L 0-1)24.1614.187615111.002.00825824266
    Todd Ritchie25.1512.21000201.500.672115622
    Gregg Olson30.177132202022.503.00211653413
    Greg Swindell32.094133311027.006.003219132295
    Pitching Totals:91512112101 156108489776

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Glendon Rusch 113-69-44;  Jeff Montgomery 12-9-3;  Brad Radke 82-58-24;  Todd Ritchie 21-15-6;  Gregg Olson 21-16-5;  Greg Swindell 32-19-13; 
    Batters Faced:  Glendon Rusch 29;  Jeff Montgomery 4;  Brad Radke 21;  Todd Ritchie 10;  Gregg Olson 6;  Greg Swindell 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  14,325
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim McKean  1B  Ted Hendry  2B  John Hirschbeck  3B  Brian O'Nora 


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