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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
Kansas City Royals 76-61W5000 020 141 003 11204
Oakland Athletics 64-76L4230 200 100 000 8143
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 06, 1978
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Amos Otis - 4 hits

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    George Brett3b25.114300000.28110570855117
        Jamie Quirk3b-ss23.319100000.0959180000
        Joe Zdebph25.071111000.259531580113
        U.L. Washingtonss24.314101010.2816171089
    Hal McRaedh33.058611011.2731351072146015
        Willie Wilsonpr23.059010000.21910613101224
    Pete LaCock1b26.233422100.303994505400
        John Wathanph-1b28.337312000.313501322211
    Darrell Porterc26.233613210.28412679215700
    Al Cowensrf26.317702100.27910965355713
    Clint Hurdlelf21.038711003.2621221316541
    Amos Otiscf31.133614411.2791181354197924
    Frank White2b28.002712001.28011968444011
    Jerry Terrellss32.055100000.19565595077
        Steve Braunph-3b30.121311110.245809703283
        Steve Busbyp28.342000000.00017000
        Randy McGilberryp24.312000000.0001013000
        Doug Birdp28.185000000.00030245000
        Al Hraboskyp29.047000000.00049379000
        Marty Pattinp35.153000000.00026329000
    Totals: 561120956.35714739054 

    Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Edwards2b26.010712000.27413113812225
    Taylor Duncan3b25.117421011.26287952321
        Wayne Gross3b26.236101000.1971012577220
        Mike Norrispr23.171000000.000617000
        Rob Picciolo3b25.214000000.22260208031
    Rico Cartydh39.005622402.295123146928891
    Mitchell Pagelf26.327401103.289126271136121
        Dell Alstonrf25.349200000.2244769087
    Tim Hosleyc31.119301011.5002179010
        Darrell Woodardpr21.270010000.0002020001
        Jim Essianc27.247000000.2261173303262
        Dave Reveringph25.206100000.27313613613400
        Bruce Robinsonc24.143101000.3331616070
    Mario Guerreross28.343500011.2771265183360
    Jeff Newman1b29.360613001.243862236260
    Glenn Burkecf25.294402110.2257618411214
    Miguel Dilonerf-lf23.309310010.23011819311132
        Joe Wallislf26.241200000.269992927311
        Bob Laceyp25.012000000.00066130000
        Dave Heaverlop28.012000000.00062221000
        Elias Sosap28.088000000.00063357000
    Totals: 49814659.28616685323 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Taylor Duncan (15), Hal McRae (34), Jeff Newman 2 (7), Darrell Porter (26)
    3B:  Frank White (5)
    HR:  Rico Carty (28), Amos Otis (19)
    RBIs:  Steve Braun (28), Glenn Burke (12), Rico Carty 4 (89), Al Cowens (57), Pete LaCock (40), Amos Otis 4 (79), Mitchell Page (61), Darrell Porter 2 (70)
    SB:  Glenn Burke (14), Amos Otis (24)
    CS: Glenn Burke (6), Mike Edwards (16)
    SH:  Jerry Terrell (8)
    SF:  Glenn Burke (1)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff31.3331.25532203.341.1400034265
    Steve Busby28.3423.14221419.002.070005132
    Randy McGilberry24.31210000203.711.710001013
    Doug Bird28.1853.13110005.461.4500036288
    Al Hrabosky  (W 7-6)29.0471.22001102.731.2000049378
    Marty Pattin  (Sv 4)35.15310001004.081.5100028403
    Pitching Totals:121486591 0001621479

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Matt Keough23.0657.110643313.031.300002835
    Bob Lacey25.0120.13110003.091.4200066130
    Dave Heaverlo  (L 3-6)28.0123.25442203.281.3300062221
    Elias Sosa28.0880.22000102.551.3900063356
    Pitching Totals:1220119561 000219742

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Steve Busby 0-0-0;  Randy McGilberry 0-0-0;  Doug Bird 0-0-0;  Al Hrabosky 0-0-0;  Marty Pattin 0-0-0;  Matt Keough 0-0-0;  Bob Lacey 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Elias Sosa 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 14;  Steve Busby 14;  Randy McGilberry 3;  Doug Bird 13;  Al Hrabosky 7;  Marty Pattin 4;  Matt Keough 36;  Bob Lacey 4;  Dave Heaverlo 18;  Elias Sosa 4; 
    Time of Game:  4:05    Attendance:  1,350
    Umpires:   Home:   Fred Spenn  1B  Larry Barnett  2B  Jim McKean  3B  Lou DiMuro 


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