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Kansas City Royals 7 Detroit Tigers 2

+ Boxscore: Thu, June 15,1978
1978-06-14 - 1978-06-16
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (31-28)000 200 000 2102
Kansas City Royals (31-27)011 201 11X 7140
Date of Game: Thu, June 15,1978
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 19,721
Time of Game: 2:26

Winning Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (6-9)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Sykes (3-4)

Home Runs: Amos Otis (10)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS4319.694--33523798W7
NYA3624.6006.026421351W4
BAL3526.5747.5234258-24L1
MIL3426.5678.030125546W8
DET3128.52510.525523520L4
CLE2631.45614.5219248-29L3
TOR1940.32222.5212297-85L9
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
KCA3127.534--27323637W3
OAK3230.5162.0198211-13L8
TEX3029.5081.5220228-8L3
CAL3130.5081.52572570W1
CHA2930.4922.52392372W5
MIN2435.4077.5260264-4W3
SEA1945.29715.0239330-91L8
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf29.3645
    00003.26054152320
    Steve Kemplf23.3123
    11010.2992104231
    Rusty Staubdh34.0754
    12000.28621909443
    Jason Thompson1b23.3444
    01002.28834015380
    Milt Mayc27.3184
    01102.2856077220
    Mickey Stanleyrf35.3304
    01100.2311475120
    Lou Whitaker2b21.0344
    01001.29957095
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.1704
    00000.28414645180
    Alan Trammellss20.1144
    03000.285601101
    Jack Morrisp23.030000000--9000
    John Hillerp35.068000000--452000
    Totals36210218.2844417405-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Joe Zdeblf24.3533
    01101.310128082
    Tom Poquetteph-lf26.2292
    11000.2452672170
    Hal McRaedh32.3404
    01100.2719958324
    George Brett3b25.0314
    02101.3156464245
    Amos Otiscf31.0502
    21130.2931291103614
    Al Cowensrf26.2345
    01100.2526002257
    Clint Hurdle1b20.3205
    02001.245572210
    Pete LaCock1b26.150000000.208385050
    Darrell Porterc26.1503
    11010.3017196230
    Freddie Patekss33.2493
    21010.273133212314
    Frank White2b27.2844
    13200.2976233208
    Totals35714753.2775167043-
    Game Stats
    2B: Lou Whitaker (3), Al Cowens (9), Frank White (13)
    3B: Tom Poquette (2)
    HR: Amos Otis (10)
    RBI: Milt May (22), Mickey Stanley (2), George Brett (24), Al Cowens (25), Hal McRae (32), Amos Otis (36), Frank White (20), Joe Zdeb (8)
    SB: George Brett (5), Freddie Patek (14), Frank White (8)
    SF: George Brett (3), Hal McRae (4)
    GDP: Mickey Stanley (1), Tom Poquette (3)
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Sykes23.186L 3-437422013.530.1884028
    Jack Morris23.030-3.16222104.270.2011189
    John Hiller35.068-1.21111202.490.042246243
    Totals8.01475531--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard27.038W 6-9910221803.960.1015125120
    Totals9.01022180--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Sykes 0-0-0, Jack Morris 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Dennis Leonard 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Sykes 18, Jack Morris 18, John Hiller 6, Dennis Leonard 37
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Sykes 4-5, Jack Morris 4-5, John Hiller 1-1, Dennis Leonard 11-7

    Umpires: HP: Larry McCoy 1B: Steve Palermo 2B: Don Denkinger 3B: Dave Phillips


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