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Detroit Tigers 6 Kansas City Royals 3

+ Boxscore: Tue, April 17,1979
1979-04-16 - 1979-04-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (5-5)000 002 100 380
Detroit Tigers (4-4)000 201 30X 6104
Date of Game: Tue, April 17,1979
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 15,275
Time of Game: 2:35

Winning Pitcher: John Hiller (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Paul Splittorff (1-2)

Home Runs: Jason Thompson (1)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIL63.667--523913L1
BOS53.6250.5493613W1
NYA64.6000.54445-1W3
DET44.5001.548462W3
TOR46.4002.55568-13L3
BAL37.3003.54057-17L5
CLE27.2224.02351-28L1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
TEX71.875--462719W1
CAL83.7271.5744430W6
MIN73.7001.0544311L1
KCA55.5003.065578L2
CHA46.4004.056524W2
SEA58.3854.56884-16L5
OAK39.2506.04065-25W2
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    George Brett3b25.3375
    12001.341741043
    Hal McRaedh33.2815
    00000.3161103161
    Amos Otiscf31.3575
    00000.3171387173
    Darrell Porterc27.0912
    11020.3828260130
    Al Cowensrf27.1754
    13100.278686160
    Pete LaCock1b27.0913
    01100.290479040
    John Wathanph-1b29.1951
    00000.333153040
    Clint Hurdlelf21.2614
    00001.207152040
    Frank White2b28.2254
    01100.257718042
    Freddie Patekss34.1904
    00000.3431428051
    Al Hraboskyp29.270000000--392000
    Totals3738322.307998065-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFloredh30.3053
    12010.235647065
    Lou Whitaker2b21.3404
    11002.323158131
    Steve Kemplf24.2534
    11100.4413182100
    Jason Thompson1b24.2853
    11200.167442140
    Milt Mayc28.2591
    01200.300680030
    Jerry Moralesrf30.0583
    11010.1561013020
    John Wockenfussc-1b30.0493
    01110.250238120
    Tim Corcoran1b26.029000000.200175010
    Lynn Jonescf26.1064
    00000.2505012
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b31.1113
    01010.2861562030
    Mark Wagnerss25.0444
    11001.250103000
    John Hillerp36.009000000--486000
    Totals32610643.269735827-
    Game Stats
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Paul Splittorff32.191L 1-26.18553214.500.553273255
    Al Hrabosky29.270-1.22111101.800.6043911
    Totals8.01066431--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dave Rozema22.255-67331005.060.5035959
    John Hiller36.009W 1-031001202.250.25549643
    Totals9.0833220--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Paul Splittorff 0-0-0, Al Hrabosky 0-0-0, Dave Rozema 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Paul Splittorff 28, Al Hrabosky 8, Dave Rozema 28, John Hiller 11
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Paul Splittorff 8-7, Al Hrabosky 2-2, Dave Rozema 13-7, John Hiller 4-3

    Umpires: HP: Doug Cossey 1B: John Shulock 2B: Bob Moyer 3B: Tom Ravashiere


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