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Kansas City Royals 5 California Angels 0

+ Boxscore: Sun, September 17,1978
1978-09-16 - 1978-09-18
  123 456 789  R H E
California Angels (80-71)000 000 000 050
Kansas City Royals (83-65)002 020 10X 561
Date of Game: Sun, September 17,1978
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 37,590
Time of Game: 2:24

Feats and Milestones
Dennis Leonard:Complete game/Shutout
Winning Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (18-17)
Losing Pitcher: Frank Tanana (17-11)

Home Runs: George Brett (7), Frank White (6)
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
KCA8365.561--68358499W1
CAL8071.5304.563461519L1
TEX7573.5078.061358924W3
MIN6781.45316.0614627-13W3
OAK6784.44417.5495622-127L3
CHA6584.43618.5571665-94L1
SEA5591.37727.0571750-179W1
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    California Angels Batting
    CALPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Millercf30.1514
    00002.2627491323
    Carney Lansford3b21.2224
    01000.28510964317
    Lyman Bostockrf27.2994
    00000.29352256915
    Don Baylordh29.0814
    02000.260969328722
    Joe Rudilf32.0103
    01001.250122216742
    Ron Jackson1b25.1313
    00000.2923405541
    Brian Downingc27.3433
    00000.2595756412
    Bobby Grich2b29.2453
    00000.2339716354
    Dave Chalkss28.0183
    01000.2577241315
    Dyar Millerp32.111000000--169000
    Ken Brettp29.364000000--239000
    Totals3105003.26511746589-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    George Brett3b25.1253
    22210.28171975620
    Hal McRaedh33.0692
    11110.2721082166715
    Amos Otiscf31.1444
    01101.2971365229230
    Al Cowensrf26.3283
    00010.27566456013
    John Wathan1b28.3483
    00000.3151382211
    Pete LaCockph-1b26.2441
    00000.3004605440
    Darrell Porterc26.2443
    00011.27680318750
    Joe Zdeblf25.0824
    00000.2461610113
    Willie Wilsonlf23.070000000.21714001425
    Freddie Patekss33.3434
    11000.260140514234
    Frank White2b28.0133
    11101.27469564311
    Totals3056543.27612387632-
    Game Stats
    2B: Hal McRae (36), Amos Otis (27), Freddie Patek (19)
    HR: George Brett (7), Frank White (6)
    RBI: George Brett (56), Hal McRae (67), Amos Otis (92), Frank White (43)
    SB: George Brett (20)
    CS: Don Baylor (8)
    GDP: Joe Rudi (10)
    California Angels Pitching
    CALAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Frank Tanana25.076L 17-116.16552323.590.0431173168
    Dyar Miller32.111-0.10002002.280.03371690
    Ken Brett29.364-1.10000004.830.0029278184
    Totals8.0655432--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard27.132W 18-1795000303.410.0237147142
    Totals9.0500030--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Frank Tanana (8)
    IBB: Dyar Miller

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Frank Tanana 0-0-0, Dyar Miller 0-0-0, Ken Brett 0-0-0, Dennis Leonard 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Frank Tanana 28, Dyar Miller 3, Ken Brett 4, Dennis Leonard 31
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Frank Tanana 6-10, Dyar Miller 0-1, Ken Brett 2-2, Dennis Leonard 7-16

    Umpires: HP: Rich Garcia 1B: Jim Evans 2B: Durwood Merrill 3B: Marty Springstead


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