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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 46-49W1200 021 101 7130
Texas Rangers 53-43L1100 130 010 6121
Date of Game:  Sunday, July 22, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Babcock - 1st career game
  • George Brett - 3 home runs, 5 RBis
  • Bob Babcock - 1st career game
  • Dan Quisenberry - 1st career win

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Wilsonlf24.013613100.3128723942538
    Steve Braundh31.075400010.250471033480
    Amos Otiscf32.087411010.297891466115621
    George Brett3b26.068433510.32195826125511
    Darrell Porterc27.187400011.3029390910641
    Al Cowensrf27.271411011.316747505486
    Pete LaCock1b27.187313010.283825510351
        Jerry Terrellph33.009000000.38512615000
        George Scott1b35.121000000.2437320014341
    Frank White2b28.321401011.2576277052615
    Freddie Patekss34.286200001.2407914970249
        Jamie Quirkph24.273100000.28627215030
        U.L. Washingtonpr-ss25.268201001.256561350124
        Marty Pattinp36.107000000.00014344000
        Steve Mingorip35.144000000.00018372000
        Dan Quisenberryp26.165000000.00077000
    Totals: 38713675.34291511730 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b26.360511000.2829640532924
    Billy Samplecf24.111422000.27386945275
        Mike Jorgensenph30.340100000.2785710176160
    Buddy Bell3b27.330511100.2909610828573
    John Ellisdh30.332201111.2617074610451
        Al Oliverph32.281201000.2967715129421
    Richie Zisklf30.166413300.239839429360
    Oscar Gamblerf29.214411000.3625710778312
    Jim Sundbergc28.065201010.252908133363
    Pat Putnam1b25.231301101.2928211311391
    Nelson Normanss21.060300000.182931160102
        Johnny Grubbph30.352100001.266817629311
        Larvell Blanksss29.175000000.209525240110
        Bob Babcockp29.331000000.00011000
        Sparky Lylep35.000000000.00043723000
        Jim Kernp30.129000000.00044217000
    Totals: 36612623.333110810144 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Al Oliver (13), Amos Otis (19)
    HR:  George Brett 3 (12), Richie Zisk (9)
    RBIs:  Buddy Bell (57), George Brett 5 (55), John Ellis (45), Pat Putnam (39), Willie Wilson (25), Richie Zisk 3 (36)
    SB:  Willie Wilson (38)
    CS: Jim Sundberg (2)
    SH:  Steve Braun (1), Pat Putnam (4), Jim Sundberg (3), Jerry Terrell (1)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Gura31.2394.27552215.481.4100025220
    Marty Pattin36.10701000004.741.3900019426
    Steve Mingori35.1441.21000003.751.5300019374
    Dan Quisenberry  (W 1-0)26.1652.23110100.900.8000077
    Pitching Totals:91266231 000701027

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Comer25.1905.27544323.501.350002151
    Bob Babcock29.3311.12111219.003.0000011
    Sparky Lyle  (L 4-7)35.0001.13112003.361.2700043723
    Jim Kern30.1290.21000001.401.0700044229
    Pitching Totals:91376753 0001091004

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Gura 0-0-0;  Marty Pattin 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Dan Quisenberry 0-0-0;  Steve Comer 0-0-0;  Bob Babcock 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Gura 22;  Marty Pattin 1;  Steve Mingori 6;  Dan Quisenberry 11;  Steve Comer 29;  Bob Babcock 7;  Sparky Lyle 9;  Jim Kern 2; 
    Time of Game:  2:56    Attendance:  29,863
    Umpires:   Home:   Dave Phillips  1B  Al Clark  2B  Dallas Parks  3B  Durwood Merrill 


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