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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 15-13L1303 010 000 781
Texas Rangers 15-12W1320 210 00x 893
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 08, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Frank White2b28.246000000.297277353127
    U.L. Washingtonpr-2b25.193310001.2501089010
    Steve Braunph31.000100001.2006992000
George Brett3b25.358511001.25828759184
Amos Otiscf32.012521101.32725140221611
Darrell Porterc27.112402100.354288444280
Al Cowensrf27.196211001.308287044246
    Tom Poquettepr-rf27.191110001.0003314000
Pete LaCock1b27.112311110.312254940110
Hal McRaedh33.302200020.2552811213162
Clint Hurdlelf21.282300112.250241661120
Freddie Patekss34.211402101.3042814460106
    Eduardo Rodriguezp27.063000000.00010207000
Totals: 3378549.2422709273 

Texas Rangers Batting Stats

Billy Samplelf24.036401200.2732533074
Buddy Bell3b27.255302000.2122710130180
Al Olivercf32.206421000.3112714623191
Richie Ziskrf30.091310010.215228812120
John Ellis1b30.257311301.282176932100
    Johnny Grubbph30.277100000.20020701271
    Mike Jorgensen1b30.265000000.26724984240
Gary Graydh26.229312100.2811230011
    Pat Putnamph25.156100001.2892051181
Jim Sundbergc27.356422200.202277501130
Bump Wills2b26.285310010.21027336177
Nelson Normanss20.350200000.2102649042
    Jim Kernp30.054000000.00011184000
Totals: 3189822.2902857167 

Game Stats


2B:  Buddy Bell (8), Amos Otis (7), Jim Sundberg (2)
HR:  John Ellis (2), Jim Sundberg (1)
RBIs:  John Ellis 3 (10), Gary Gray (1), Clint Hurdle (12), Pete LaCock (11), Amos Otis (16), Freddie Patek (10), Darrell Porter (28), Billy Sample 2 (7), Jim Sundberg 2 (13)
SB:  Al Cowens (6)
CS: Freddie Patek (4)
SH:  Nelson Norman (7)
GDP:  Buddy Bell (3)

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Larry Gura  (L 1-4)31.1644.28872126.241.590008203
Eduardo Rodriguez27.0633.11000103.601.3300010245
Pitching Totals:8987222 00018448

Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

Ed Farmer29.2024.17744304.201.730006153
Jim Kern  (W 4-0)30.0544.21000601.551.2800011196
Pitching Totals:9874490 00017349

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Ed Farmer; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Gura 0-0-0;  Eduardo Rodriguez 0-0-0;  Ed Farmer 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Larry Gura 24;  Eduardo Rodriguez 11;  Ed Farmer 24;  Jim Kern 15; 
Time of Game:  2:33    Attendance:  14,400
Umpires:   Home:   Dick Nelson  1B  Johnny James  2B  Mike Thompson  3B  Joe Bob Taylor 

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