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Minnesota Twins 7 Detroit Tigers 6

+ Boxscore: Thu, May 03,1979
1979-05-02 - 1979-05-04
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (8-10)120 000 300 6133
Minnesota Twins (16-7)002 012 11X 7141
Date of Game: Thu, May 03,1979
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 4,581
Time of Game: 2:56

Feats and Milestones
Jason Thompson:4 walks
Winning Pitcher: Mike Marshall (3-1)
Losing Pitcher: Jack Billingham (1-3)

Home Runs: Roy Smalley (5), Jason Thompson (2), Rob Wilfong (2)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL169.640--13110031W4
BOS148.6361.51097930W1
MIL1510.6001.012610026W2
NYA1112.4784.08889-1L1
DET810.4444.591883L1
CLE715.3187.575122-47L1
TOR718.2809.0105150-45L4
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIN167.696--11510213W5
CAL169.6401.014710344W1
TEX138.6192.0948014W1
KCA1211.5224.013612313L1
CHA912.4296.01081053L2
OAK915.3757.582132-50L1
SEA817.3209.0106140-34L3
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.3215
    23100.32465711111
    Tim Corcoranrf26.045000000.188182031
    Lou Whitaker2b21.3565
    02100.364168281
    Steve Kemplf24.2694
    11010.3863262140
    Jason Thompson1b24.3011
    11240.191450280
    Mark Wagnerpr25.060000000.381110150
    Rusty Staubdh35.0323
    01111.3332294010
    Lynn Jonespr26.1221
    11000.36612152
    Lance Parrishc22.3225
    02101.2811132101
    Jerry Moralesrf-cf30.0744
    01000.2031023140
    Phil Mankowski3b26.1142
    00001.217214040
    Aurelio Rodriguezph-3b31.1271
    00000.2501571030
    Alan Trammellss21.0714
    11000.400170020
    Sheldon Burnsidep24.132000000--9000
    John Hillerp36.025000000--489000
    Jack Billinghamp36.071000000--382000
    Totals35613663.3001898170-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Cubbage3b28.2862
    00000.232460160
    John Castinoph-3b24.1922
    01101.33318091
    Roy Smalleyss26.1904
    23110.3865535150
    Ken Landreauxlf24.1323
    03220.3301393141
    Glenn Adamsrf31.2122
    00000.3033601100
    Bombo Riveraph-rf26.2741
    00001.216190030
    Jose Moralesph34.1241
    00000.304412150
    Dave Edwardsrf25.068000000.33321010
    Rick Sofieldph-rf22.1381
    01000.25614032
    Butch Wynegarc23.0505
    00000.2774512150
    Ron Jackson1b25.3595
    11001.226372290
    Craig Kusickdh30.2155
    11000.192456110
    Willie Norwoodcf28.1773
    12111.282187372
    Rob Wilfong2b25.2441
    21110.317185272
    Bob Randallph-2b30.3271
    01100.263386030
    Ken Brettp30.227000000--242000
    Mike Marshallp36.108000000--603000
    Totals36714754.2882785049-
    Game Stats
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Kip Young24.186-4.15333117.710.5731716
    Sheldon Burnside24.132-13220203.940.19790
    John Hiller36.025-1.13112003.600.33849943
    Jack Billingham36.071L 1-31.13110114.150.126429284
    Totals8.01477542--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Roger Erickson22.246-1.14333207.940.4154242
    Ken Brett30.227-5.15332115.401.401281184
    Mike Marshall36.108W 3-12.14001001.000.191460523
    Totals9.01366631--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Kip Young 0-0-0, Sheldon Burnside 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Jack Billingham 0-0-0, Roger Erickson 0-0-0, Ken Brett 0-0-0, Mike Marshall 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Kip Young 20, Sheldon Burnside 6, John Hiller 10, Jack Billingham 7, Roger Erickson 11, Ken Brett 21, Mike Marshall 10
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Kip Young 8-3, Sheldon Burnside 0-1, John Hiller 1-4, Jack Billingham 1-2, Roger Erickson 1-1, Ken Brett 8-5, Mike Marshall 4-1

    Umpires: HP: Gene Kelly 1B: Larry Gallagher 2B: Derryl Cousins 3B: Bill Hafner


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