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Minnesota Twins 3-0W3--211200 000 001 370
Oakland Athletics 0-3L3371325010 000 000 132
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 08, 1979
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Rick Sofield - 1st career RBI

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Cubbage3b28.261410010.0713442010
        John Castino3b24.167000000.00033000
    Roy Smalleyss26.165412101.4553533020
    Ken Landreauxlf24.107300020.2733119010
    Ron Jackson1b25.334500001.1433354010
    Glenn Adamsdh31.187301110.3643342020
    Butch Wynegarc23.025201021.4553431030
    Rick Sofieldrf22.113302110.33333011
    Willie Norwoodcf28.152400001.1543167000
    Rob Wilfong2b25.219411002.2733166001
    Totals: 3237376.219302560 

    Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Glenn Burkelf26.143400001.0773205000
    Joe Wallisrf27.090400002.0001307000
    Mitchell Pagedh27.176400002.1823295110
    Jeff Newmanc-1b30.209311001.1823245000
    Mickey Klutts3b-ss24.200300001.273310000
    Tony Armascf25.270301000.1823216010
    Dave Revering1b26.055200100.3333155020
        Wayne Gross3b27.085000000.0001275000
    Mike Edwards2b26.224301000.2503152010
    Rob Piccioloss26.063200000.0003229000
        Jim Essianph-c28.096100000.0002341000
        Dave Heaverlop28.226000000.0002230000
    Totals: 2913107.103302660 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Glenn Adams (2), Rick Sofield (1)
    RBIs:  Glenn Adams (2), Dave Revering (2), Roy Smalley (2), Rick Sofield (1)
    CS: Glenn Adams (1)
    SF:  Dave Revering (1)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (W 1-0)33.11093110701.000.330001118
    Pitching Totals:9311070 0001118

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Norris  (L 0-1)24.0207.25217601.131.50000159
    Dave Heaverlo28.2261.12110002.250.500002230
    Pitching Totals:9732760 0003289

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0;  Mike Norris 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Geoff Zahn 30;  Mike Norris 34;  Dave Heaverlo 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:10    Attendance:  3,326
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Cuneo  1B  Derryl Cousins  2B  Tony Patch  3B  Roy Roth 

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