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Kansas City Royals 11 Toronto Blue Jays 2

+ Boxscore: Thu, April 05,1979
1979-04-04 - 1979-04-06
  123 456 789  R H E
Toronto Blue Jays (0-1)000 020 000 273
Kansas City Royals (1-0)091 001 00X 11112
Date of Game: Thu, April 05,1979
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 37,754
Time of Game: 2:36

Feats and Milestones
Bobby Brown:1st career game
John Mayberry:4 hits
Freddie Patek:4 hits
Ted Wilborn:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Tom Underwood (0-1)
Save: Steve Mingori (1)

Home Runs: None
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS101.000--716W1
MIL101.000--514W1
TOR01.0001.0211-9L1
CLE01.0001.017-6L1
NYA01.0001.015-4L1
BAL00.0000.5000--
DET00.0000.5000--
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
KCA101.000--1129W1
SEA101.000--541W1
CAL01.0001.045-1L1
OAK00.0000.5000--
TEX00.0000.5000--
CHA00.0000.5000--
MIN00.0000.5000--
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    Toronto Blue Jays Batting
    TORPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Alfredo Griffinss21.1814
    00011.00032000
    Bob Bailorrf27.2705
    11000.200291000
    Roy Howell3b25.1084
    00002.000522000
    Rico Cartydh39.2173
    02010.6671492000
    Alvis Woodspr25.240000000--185000
    John Mayberry1b30.0464
    042001.0001152020
    Rick Bosetticf25.2431
    00000.000191000
    Ted Wilborncf20.1103
    00002.0001000
    Bobby Brownlf24.3164
    00000.0001000
    Dave McKay2b29.0224
    00000.000318000
    Rick Ceronec24.3213
    10011.000133000
    Balor Moorep28.070000000--91000
    Tom Murphyp33.096000000--427000
    Dave Freislebenp27.157000000--141000
    Totals3527236.200144977-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    George Brett3b25.3255
    01001.200732000
    Frank White2b28.2134
    10010.000709000
    Amos Otiscf31.3453
    21111.3331378010
    Pete LaCock1b27.0791
    00000.000470000
    Al Cowensrf27.1634
    10010.000677000
    Hal McRaedh33.2695
    21100.2001094010
    Darrell Porterc27.0793
    12311.667817030
    Willie Wilsonpr-cf23.2711
    00000.000153000
    John Wathan1b-c29.1834
    12300.500149030
    Clint Hurdlelf21.2492
    20020.000143000
    Freddie Patekss34.1784
    141001.0001419010
    Steve Mingorip35.036000000--355000
    Totals361111963.306128096-
    Game Stats
    Toronto Blue Jays Pitching
    TORAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tom Underwood25.104L 0-11.239341013.503.501140108
    Balor Moore28.070-2.13112104.502.50111578
    Tom Murphy33.096-35110103.001.671430147
    Dave Freisleben27.157-10000000.000.001161119
    Totals8.011115630--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard27.333W 1-066202400.001.331151146
    Steve Mingori35.036SV 131001200.000.6713561
    Totals9.0720360--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Balor Moore (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Tom Underwood 0-0-0, Balor Moore 0-0-0, Tom Murphy 0-0-0, Dave Freisleben 0-0-0, Dennis Leonard 0-0-0, Steve Mingori 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Tom Underwood 14, Balor Moore 12, Tom Murphy 13, Dave Freisleben 3, Dennis Leonard 27, Steve Mingori 11
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Tom Underwood 3-3, Balor Moore 2-4, Tom Murphy 5-2, Dave Freisleben 2-1, Dennis Leonard 9-6, Steve Mingori 3-4

    Umpires: HP: John Shulock 1B: Harold Easley 2B: Larry Zirbel 3B: Don Schulte


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