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Kansas City Royals 2 Minnesota Twins 1

+ Boxscore: Sun, May 27,1979
1979-05-26 - 1979-05-28
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (26-20)000 000 020 270
Minnesota Twins (25-18)000 000 001 160
Date of Game: Sun, May 27,1979
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 35,148
Time of Game: 2:06

Feats and Milestones
Todd Cruz:1st career home run
Winning Pitcher: Steve Busby (2-2)
Losing Pitcher: Jerry Koosman (7-2)

Home Runs: Todd Cruz (1)
KCA MIN
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL2819.596--25820850W3
MIN2518.5812.022220616L5
TEX2619.5781.020919613W2
KCA2620.5651.526023723W4
CHA2223.4895.02202182L3
SEA1731.35411.5211254-43L2
OAK1631.34012.0158253-95W1
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Wilsonlf23.3234
    01002.3561901717
    George Brett3b26.0124
    00000.3097774228
    Amos Otiscf32.0313
    00010.319142022617
    Darrell Porterc27.1314
    01002.3178616381
    Hal McRaedh33.3214
    00001.22511383264
    John Wathan1b29.2354
    02001.2691781121
    Joe Zdebrf25.3343
    01000.158178000
    U.L. Washington2b25.2123
    11000.239107052
    Todd Cruzss23.1863
    11200.34813150
    Totals3227216.2912984862-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Hosken Powellrf24.0133
    01010.467129052
    Butch Wynegarc23.0743
    01000.2954715241
    Roy Smalleyss26.2144
    00000.3815739290
    Ken Landreauxcf24.1564
    12000.3201595261
    Glenn Adamslf31.2364
    01001.2813783160
    Dave Edwardspr25.092000000.12528010
    Ron Jackson1b26.0183
    01010.2803927211
    Mike Cubbagedh28.3102
    00110.2454711100
    Rob Wilfong2b25.2683
    00001.3212033132
    John Castino3b24.2163
    00001.272372171
    Totals2916133.3083392841-
    Game Stats
    2B: John Wathan (3), Joe Zdeb (1)
    HR: Todd Cruz (1)
    RBI: Todd Cruz (5), Mike Cubbage (10)
    SB: Ron Jackson (1)
    SH: Rob Wilfong (6), Butch Wynegar (2)
    SF: Mike Cubbage (1)
    GDP: Todd Cruz (2), Amos Otis (4)
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Busby29.240W 2-296113303.200.207141137
    Totals9.0611330--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jerry Koosman35.156L 7-297221613.510.1010386356
    Totals9.0722161--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Steve Busby 0-0-0, Jerry Koosman 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Steve Busby 35, Jerry Koosman 33
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Steve Busby 14-9, Jerry Koosman 14-6

    Umpires: HP: Nick Bremigan 1B: Rich Garcia 2B: Steve Palermo 3B: Don Denkinger


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