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Detroit Tigers 8 Minnesota Twins 4

+ Boxscore: Sat, May 05,1979
1979-05-04 - 1979-05-06
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (9-11)321 000 020 8131
Minnesota Twins (17-8)001 101 100 4102
Date of Game: Sat, May 05,1979
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 15,002
Time of Game: 2:47

Winning Pitcher: Jack Billingham (2-3)
Losing Pitcher: Paul Hartzell (1-1)

Home Runs: Butch Wynegar (3)
DET MIN
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS168.667--1258639W3
BAL179.6541.014010139W5
MIL1611.5931.513610630W1
NYA1213.4804.598104-6W1
DET911.4505.0105996W1
TOR819.2969.5111160-49L1
CLE717.2929.081130-49L3
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIN178.680--12611610L1
CAL1610.6151.514811236L1
TEX1410.5832.511210012L1
KCA1411.5603.014412915W2
CHA1113.4585.51281235W1
OAK1016.3857.597142-45L1
SEA819.29610.0113156-43L5
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.3234
    33210.36165911312
    Lynn Jonescf26.1241
    00000.35713152
    Jerry Moralesrf30.0765
    11000.2281025140
    Rusty Staubdh35.0344
    22310.5452296060
    Steve Kemplf24.2714
    03210.4243282180
    Jason Thompson1b24.3033
    02120.2264522100
    Lance Parrishc22.3244
    00001.2581152101
    Phil Mankowski3b26.1162
    11020.200216040
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b31.1291
    00000.2441572030
    Mark Wagner2b25.0624
    01000.360112150
    Alan Trammellss21.0735
    10001.326172020
    Sheldon Burnsidep24.134000000--10000
    Jack Billinghamp36.073000000--383000
    Totals37813872.3061747353-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Cubbage3b28.2882
    00000.240462190
    John Castinoph-3b24.1943
    00000.30020091
    Roy Smalleyss26.1924
    11111.3895555170
    Ken Landreauxlf24.1345
    02001.3161413141
    Glenn Adamsdh31.2142
    11000.3063622110
    Jose Moralesph34.1263
    01100.267414160
    Butch Wynegarc23.0524
    11111.2754533160
    Ron Jackson1b25.3614
    02000.2423743100
    Rob Wilfong2b25.2462
    01100.343187282
    Bob Randallph-2b30.3292
    01000.286387030
    Willie Norwoodcf28.1794
    00002.280189373
    Rick Sofieldrf22.1400
    10010.25615032
    Bombo Riveraph-rf26.2762
    00010.205192030
    Mike Bacsikp27.034000000--31000
    Ken Brettp30.229000000--243000
    Gary Serump22.193000000--25000
    Totals37410445.2912834050-
    Game Stats
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mark Fidrych24.264-44222104.501.5014644
    Sheldon Burnside24.134-1.12111114.240.188100
    Jack Billingham36.073W 2-33.24111303.900.177430284
    Totals9.01044451--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Paul Hartzell25.184L 1-1411663105.340.44513755
    Mike Bacsik27.034-3.11203102.251.002343
    Ken Brett30.229-0.21001004.500.332282184
    Gary Serum22.193-10000006.920.0064823
    Totals9.01386720--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Mike Bacsik , Paul Hartzell

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Mark Fidrych 0-0-0, Sheldon Burnside 0-0-0, Jack Billingham 0-0-0, Paul Hartzell 0-0-0, Mike Bacsik 0-0-0, Ken Brett 0-0-0, Gary Serum 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Mark Fidrych 17, Sheldon Burnside 8, Jack Billingham 16, Paul Hartzell 24, Mike Bacsik 14, Ken Brett 4, Gary Serum 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Mark Fidrych 4-6, Sheldon Burnside 2-2, Jack Billingham 5-3, Paul Hartzell 4-5, Mike Bacsik 6-3, Ken Brett 1-1, Gary Serum 2-2

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


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