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Kansas City Royals 1 Minnesota Twins 0

+ Boxscore: Mon, September 03,1979
1979-09-02 - 1979-09-04
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (73-64)000 000 010 170
Minnesota Twins (70-66)000 000 000 040
Date of Game: Mon, September 03,1979
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 19,643
Time of Game: 2:22

Feats and Milestones
Gary Ward:1st career game
Dennis Leonard:Complete game/Shutout
Winning Pitcher: Dennis Leonard (11-9)
Losing Pitcher: Geoff Zahn (10-6)

Home Runs: None
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL7563.543--746642104W4
KCA7364.5331.572971613W1
MIN7066.5154.064761235L2
TEX6771.4868.063460331W3
CHA6075.44413.5608642-34L2
SEA5881.41717.5612705-93L2
OAK4693.33129.5503743-240L1
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Wilsonlf24.0564
    00000.30728154265
    Hal McRaedh34.0553
    01011.28411728584
    Amos Otiscf32.1304
    01001.2971508178430
    George Brett3b26.1114
    02000.331865189013
    Al Cowensrf27.3144
    01001.3017929658
    Darrell Porterc27.2303
    10012.29894917943
    Frank White2b28.3642
    01000.25381194220
    John Wathan1b29.3343
    00001.2142231222
    U.L. Washingtonss25.3113
    01101.2511550157
    Totals3017127.2929766756-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Hosken Powellrf24.1124
    00002.2942072315
    Glenn Borgmannc29.101000000.215440081
    Rob Wilfong2b26.0024
    00000.3102818519
    Roy Smalleyss26.3134
    00000.29566622862
    Ken Landreauxcf24.2554
    00001.314247117210
    Butch Wynegarc23.1733
    01001.2675536512
    Willie Norwoodpr28.300000000.2532516288
    John Castino3b24.315000000.2831233395
    Mike Cubbage3b29.0443
    01001.2735222211
    Gary Wardpr-rf25.271000000--1000
    Ron Jackson1b26.1173
    01001.26848411573
    Danny Goodwindh26.0012
    00012.2821013190
    Dave Edwardslf25.1913
    01001.266938275
    Totals3004019.28411683969-
    Game Stats
    2B: Amos Otis (23), Ron Jackson (34), Butch Wynegar (14)
    RBI: U.L. Washington (15)
    SH: Frank White (3)
    GDP: Al Cowens (8), Amos Otis (9)
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard28.118W 11-994001904.400.0326176171
    Totals9.0400190--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Geoff Zahn33.258L 10-697112703.670.0720137109
    Totals9.0711270--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Dennis Leonard (7)
    IBB: Dennis Leonard

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dennis Leonard 0-0-0, Geoff Zahn 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dennis Leonard 31, Geoff Zahn 33
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dennis Leonard 10-8, Geoff Zahn 16-1

    Umpires: HP: Dave Phillips 1B: Al Clark 2B: Durwood Merrill 3B: Dallas Parks


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