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Texas Rangers 68-70L2030 000 010 4104
Oakland Athletics 65-76W1101 026 01x 11111
Date of Game:  Friday, September 08, 1978
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Danny Darwin - 1st career game
  • Mike Edwards - 5 runs scored
  • Mitchell Page - 5 RBis
  • Alan Wirth - 1st career game
  • Danny Darwin - 1st career game

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Hargrove1b28.317201020.2551377177392
        Pat Putnam1b24.279100000.1281627000
    Juan Beniquezcf28.118402200.25410961094110
        Bobby Thompsoncf24.309100000.22560602123
    Jim Sundbergc27.113400001.2841297036482
        John Ellisc30.015100000.234296712130
    Al Oliverlf31.329413000.318111141313736
        Johnny Grubblf30.035000000.26411666314615
    Bobby Bondsrf32.177300011.2761331549267934
        John Lowensteinrf31.224000000.2247271852114
    Richie Ziskdh29.214411100.25311883718673
    Toby Harrahss29.317401100.223119111384427
        Nelson Normanss20.108000000.1331111000
    Kurt Bevacqua3b31.228311000.232794646291
        Sandy Alomar3b34.325100000.214161464010
    Bump Wills2b26.043411000.23313428674946
        LaRue Washington2b25.001000000.00022000
        Len Barkerp23.063000000.0002638000
        Danny Darwinp22.319000000.00011000
    Totals: 36410432.278141811347 

    Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Edwards2b26.012453010.27913213912225
    Glenn Burkecf25.296323210.2397718511414
    Rico Cartydh39.007500100.292124147028901
    Mitchell Pagelf26.329413500.293127272146622
        Miguel Dilonelf23.311100000.22911919411132
    Jeff Newman1b29.362400101.239872246270
    Taylor Duncan3b25.119411000.26288962321
    Mario Guerreross28.345300001.2751275193360
    Joe Wallisrf26.243411002.2681002937311
    Bruce Robinsonc24.145410100.3091717080
        Jim Essianc27.249000000.2261183313262
        Alan Wirthp21.274000000.00011000
        Elias Sosap28.090000000.00064358000
    Totals: 3611111024.30611814099 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Mike Edwards (14), Mike Hargrove (24), Al Oliver (29)
    HR:  Mitchell Page (14), Richie Zisk (18)
    RBIs:  Juan Beniquez 2 (41), Glenn Burke 2 (14), Rico Carty (90), Toby Harrah (44), Jeff Newman (27), Mitchell Page 5 (66), Bruce Robinson (8), Richie Zisk (67)
    SB:  Mitchell Page (22)
    SH:  Glenn Burke (6), Mario Guerrero (15)
    GDP:  Miguel Dilone (2)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Jon Matlack  (L 12-13)28.2325.291032312.461.1800030233
    Len Barker23.0630.10000003.961.640002643
    Danny Darwin22.31922110104.501.0000011
    Pitching Totals:811114241 00057277

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Henry Johnson22.0181.25331113.021.270002929
    Alan Wirth  (W 3-4)21.2745.25112103.451.400001111
    Elias Sosa28.0901.20000002.501.3700064357
    Pitching Totals:91044321 000104397

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jon Matlack 0-0-0;  Len Barker 0-0-0;  Danny Darwin 0-0-0;  John Henry Johnson 0-0-0;  Alan Wirth 0-0-0;  Elias Sosa 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jon Matlack 31;  Len Barker 2;  Danny Darwin 7;  John Henry Johnson 11;  Alan Wirth 23;  Elias Sosa 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:39    Attendance:  9,841
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Barnett  1B  Jim McKean  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Fred Spenn 

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