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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
California Angels 42-33L5001 000 000 170
Texas Rangers 40-33W4010 000 01x 260
Date of Game:  Tuesday, June 26, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Anderson - 1st career home run

  • California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Merv Rettenmunddh36.020300011.227181004161
    Carney Lansford3b22.139403001.3157419483713
    Dan Fordcf27.038400003.287646349374
    Don Baylorlf29.363400001.279751055125912
    Brian Downingc28.260401000.347686547402
    Bobby Grich2b30.162302001.32974105616501
    Joe Rudirf32.292300011.2264712805310
    Willie Aikens1b24.255300001.290529413480
    Jim Andersonss22.123311100.1671967121
    Totals: 3117129.2264916038 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b26.334300002.2457338211919
    Buddy Bell3b27.304401001.2757310594362
    Oscar Gamblerf29.188300012.4043810586201
    John Ellisdh30.306400002.262547307311
    Pat Putnam1b25.205312010.29861929331
    Billy Samplelf24.085312100.28664722145
    Johnny Grubbcf30.326300101.259607419271
    Jim Sundbergc28.039000020.216717942273
        Dave Robertspr-c28.129000000.20819525120
    Larvell Blanksss29.149201000.26638510090
        Al Oliverph32.255100000.3036214979381
        Nelson Normanss21.034000000.1997093062
        Jim Kernp30.103000000.00035208000
    Totals: 2626248.2317187761 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Buddy Bell (19), Bobby Grich (18), Carney Lansford (15), Pat Putnam (12)
    HR:  Jim Anderson (1), Billy Sample (2)
    RBIs:  Jim Anderson (2), Johnny Grubb (27), Billy Sample (14)
    SH:  Bobby Grich (8), Billy Sample (5), Bump Wills (5)
    SF:  Johnny Grubb (2)
    GDP:  Willie Aikens (5), Dan Ford (6)

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Aase  (L 6-6)24.26186224813.491.380001658
    Pitching Totals:8622481 0001658

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Jon Matlack  (W 5-4)29.1588.27112913.941.2600012250
    Jim Kern  (Sv 12)30.1030.10000001.521.1000035220
    Pitching Totals:9711291 00047470

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Aase 0-0-0;  Jon Matlack 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Aase 34;  Jon Matlack 33;  Jim Kern 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:16    Attendance:  28,695
    Umpires:   Home:   Terry Cooney  1B  Bill Kunkel  2B  John Shulock  3B  Dale Ford 

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