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Kansas City Royals 7 Detroit Tigers 3

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 10,1979
1979-08-09 - 1979-08-11
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (58-56)000 000 300 350
Kansas City Royals (59-55)140 011 00X 7110
Date of Game: Fri, August 10,1979
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 37,012
Time of Game: 2:17

Winning Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (8-8)
Losing Pitcher: Pat Underwood (6-4)
Save: Dan Quisenberry (3)

Home Runs: Frank White (7), John Wockenfuss (14)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL7638.667--555426129W2
BOS7043.6195.5623485138W2
MIL6650.56911.056751552L2
NYA6153.53515.051046842L2
DET5856.50918.05605519L2
CLE5857.50418.5531581-50W1
TOR3479.30141.5413594-181L1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL6551.560--631518113L1
MIN6053.5313.556051149W1
KCA5955.5185.05965942W3
TEX5956.5135.554050040L3
CHA5061.45012.5513542-29W1
SEA4967.42216.0513592-79W1
OAK3581.30230.0409644-235L1
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Whitaker2b22.0904
    00000.28324223112
    Tom Brookens3b26.0004
    01000.259263116
    Steve Kempdh25.0034
    00000.33041721883
    Champ Summersrf33.0562
    11011.27633513436
    Ron LeFloreph31.0551
    01000.29674233353
    Jason Thompson1b25.0354
    00001.24753711541
    Al Greenelf24.2742
    10010.16115130
    Jerry Moralesph30.1730
    00010.222109511363
    John Wockenfussc30.1644
    12300.29228614321
    Lynn Jonescf26.2213
    00000.285663175
    Mark Wagnerss25.1592
    00011.2931571102
    John Hillerp36.124000000--520000
    Dave Tobikp26.161000000--29000
    Totals3035343.2788604467-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Frank White2b28.3404
    32110.24978873119
    Hal McRaedh34.0315
    03100.26311567404
    George Brett3b26.0875
    00000.323842137213
    Amos Otiscf32.1063
    01112.2841485136723
    Al Cowensrf27.2902
    12110.2997696547
    George Scott1b35.1404
    01101.24320155431
    John Wathanc29.3103
    10011.2172101201
    Freddie Patekss34.3053
    11011.249151613710
    Willie Wilsonlf24.0324
    11201.29825843148
    Al Hraboskyp30.020000000--434000
    Dan Quisenberryp26.184000000--19000
    Totals33711756.2788739492-
    Game Stats
    2B: Hal McRae (19), Freddie Patek (17)
    3B: Al Cowens (6)
    HR: John Wockenfuss (14), Frank White (7)
    RBI: John Wockenfuss (32), Al Cowens (54), Hal McRae (40), Amos Otis (67), George Scott (43), Frank White (31), Willie Wilson (31)
    SB: Willie Wilson (48)
    SF: Al Cowens (5)
    IBB: Al Cowens (3), Amos Otis (5)
    GDP: Steve Kemp (11), John Wockenfuss (5), George Scott (23)
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Pat Underwood22.182L 6-41.17552214.800.10151514
    John Hiller36.124-4.24223205.480.103953043
    Dave Tobik26.161-20000205.080.0024290
    Totals8.01177561--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard28.094W 8-884333314.620.0521171166
    Al Hrabosky30.020-0.11001004.310.04464331
    Dan Quisenberry26.184SV 30.20000001.800.0019190
    Totals9.0533431--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: John Hiller

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Pat Underwood 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Dave Tobik 0-0-0, Dennis Leonard 0-0-0, Al Hrabosky 0-0-0, Dan Quisenberry 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Pat Underwood 13, John Hiller 20, Dave Tobik 6, Dennis Leonard 30, Al Hrabosky 3, Dan Quisenberry 1
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Pat Underwood 0-2, John Hiller 5-6, Dave Tobik 3-1, Dennis Leonard 8-12, Al Hrabosky 0-1, Dan Quisenberry 1-0

    Umpires: HP: Joe Brinkman 1B: Derryl Cousins 2B: 3B: Larry McCoy


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