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Minnesota Twins 7 Kansas City Royals 6

+ Boxscore: Thu, May 17,1979
1979-05-16 - 1979-05-18
  123 456 789  R H E
Minnesota Twins (23-12)400 100 020 7144
Kansas City Royals (21-17)000 100 023 6113
Date of Game: Thu, May 17,1979
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 21,437
Time of Game: 2:40

Winning Pitcher: Jerry Koosman (7-0)
Losing Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (3-4)
Save: Mike Marshall (10)

Home Runs: Rob Wilfong (3)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIN2312.657--19116526W1
TEX2114.6002.016715116W4
CAL2215.5952.020816939W3
KCA2117.5533.521319023L1
CHA1817.5145.01771698W3
OAK1225.32412.0123201-78L7
SEA1127.28913.5150206-56L1
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    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Hosken Powellrf24.0034
    02100.500122010
    Roy Smalleyss26.2043
    12020.4165659260
    Ken Landreauxlf24.1465
    11001.3171515251
    Butch Wynegarc23.0644
    11110.2984635211
    Ron Jackson1b26.0085
    12100.2623845170
    Glenn Adamsdh31.2264
    01000.2883723160
    Jose Moralesph34.1381
    00000.244420160
    Willie Norwoodcf28.1915
    01100.2711994153
    Rob Wilfong2b25.2584
    22100.3331973122
    John Castino3b24.2063
    12000.327291111
    Mike Marshallp36.122000000--610000
    Totals38714531.3113123512-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Wilsonlf23.3133
    12011.3271821312
    Tom Poquetteph27.2001
    01100.250321030
    Jerry Terrellpr32.308000000.600606000
    George Brett3b26.0024
    12010.2707692127
    Amos Otiscf32.0214
    01110.341141222317
    Darrell Porterc27.1213
    10001.3158535331
    Hal McRaedh33.3114
    01000.22611303204
    John Wathan1b29.2254
    12000.2681721111
    Clint Hurdlerf21.2913
    11100.2731763190
    Freddie Patekss34.2203
    00001.25814540116
    Steve Braunph31.0091
    00000.333997110
    U.L. Washington2b25.2023
    00001.19199022
    Pete LaCockph27.1211
    11100.2965040150
    Eduardo Rodriguezp27.072000000--208000
    Al Hraboskyp29.300000000--402000
    Totals34611434.2813759285-
    Game Stats
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jerry Koosman35.146W 7-088533403.600.188384354
    Mike Marshall36.122SV 1013110001.620.082161223
    Totals9.01164340--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard28.009L 3-4611542104.110.238158153
    Eduardo Rodriguez27.072-1.13220014.680.121224739
    Al Hrabosky29.300-1.20001003.710.06144011
    Totals9.01476311--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Al Hrabosky (2)
    HB: Jerry Koosman (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jerry Koosman 0-0-0, Mike Marshall 0-0-0, Dennis Leonard 0-0-0, Eduardo Rodriguez 0-0-0, Al Hrabosky 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jerry Koosman 34, Mike Marshall 5, Dennis Leonard 30, Eduardo Rodriguez 7, Al Hrabosky 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jerry Koosman 8-10, Mike Marshall 1-1, Dennis Leonard 10-7, Eduardo Rodriguez 3-1, Al Hrabosky 1-4

    Umpires: HP: John Shulock 1B: Al Purduski 2B: Don Schulte 3B: Larry Zirbel


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