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Kansas City Royals 2 Texas Rangers 1

+ Boxscore: Sun, August 20,1978
1978-08-19 - 1978-08-21
  123 456 789  R H E
Texas Rangers (60-61)001 000 000 182
Kansas City Royals (67-55)000 020 00X 260
Date of Game: Sun, August 20,1978
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 38,423
Time of Game: 1:56

Winning Pitcher: Paul Splittorff (15-10)
Losing Pitcher: Jon Matlack (11-10)

Home Runs: John Wathan (2)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
KCA6755.549--55748671W2
CAL6957.5482.052750126W3
TEX6061.4966.54804764L2
OAK6264.4927.0427479-52L1
MIN5668.45212.0539548-9L1
CHA5171.41816.0473569-96L1
SEA4777.37921.0492641-149W2
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Hargrove1b28.2983
    00000.2577016352
    Mike Jorgensen1b30.004000000.122923033
    Bert Campanerisss36.1644
    00101.189203211617
    Juan Beniquezcf28.0994
    01000.2565937349
    Bobby Bondsrf32.1584
    02000.2791532226931
    Richie Zisklf29.1954
    02000.25382014533
    Jim Sundbergc27.0943
    01000.2966893402
    Gary Graydh25.3333
    00000.23313261
    Toby Harrah3b29.2982
    10011.217109653524
    Kurt Bevacqua2b31.2093
    02000.2304524230
    Bump Wills2b26.024000000.22826963939
    Totals3018112.2479899120-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Freddie Patekss33.3154
    00000.273138914033
    George Brett3b25.0974
    02000.30969354816
    Hal McRaedh33.0414
    00001.2771057135513
    Al Cowensrf26.3004
    01000.27763845010
    Amos Otiscf31.1163
    00000.2691340156222
    John Wathanc28.3203
    11100.2921272201
    Clint Hurdlelf21.0213
    10002.2731186531
    Willie Wilsonlf23.042000000.23112001024
    Jerry Terrell1b32.0382
    01000.188587076
    Frank White2b27.3503
    01101.2746694359
    Totals3026204.2749276738-
    Game Stats
    2B: Kurt Bevacqua (10), George Brett (36)
    HR: John Wathan (2)
    RBI: Bert Campaneris (16), John Wathan (20), Frank White (35)
    SB: Jerry Terrell (6)
    CS: Bobby Bonds (15)
    SH: Jerry Terrell (6)
    GDP: Bobby Bonds (12), Gary Gray (1)
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jon Matlack28.213L 11-1086210412.220.0326229223
    Totals8.0621041--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Paul Splittorff31.316W 15-1098111203.330.0430261243
    Totals9.0811120--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Paul Splittorff (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jon Matlack 0-0-0, Paul Splittorff 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jon Matlack 31, Paul Splittorff 32
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jon Matlack 9-12, Paul Splittorff 9-12

    Umpires: HP: Vic Voltaggio 1B: Lou DiMuro 2B: Larry Barnett 3B: Jim McKean


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