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Texas Rangers 6 Minnesota Twins 5

+ Boxscore: Sun, September 09,1979
1979-09-08 - 1979-09-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Texas Rangers (71-72)000 301 002 6112
Minnesota Twins (72-69)000 100 022 581
Date of Game: Sun, September 09,1979
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 9,261
Time of Game: 2:23

Winning Pitcher: Steve Comer (15-10)
Losing Pitcher: Paul Hartzell (6-8)
Save: Jim Kern (26)

Home Runs: Johnny Grubb (10)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL8064.556--786676110W5
KCA7567.5284.07447368W1
MIN7269.5116.567163338L3
TEX7172.4978.565661739W3
CHA6280.43717.0646677-31W1
SEA6084.41720.0622721-99L1
OAK5094.34730.0518755-237L1
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.3133
    01010.2839875397
    Bump Wills2b27.0444
    10010.27143654233
    Al Oliverlf32.3304
    01110.325155812683
    Buddy Bell3b28.0135
    13100.300112918895
    Willie Montanezdh31.1615
    01000.24013629560
    Pat Putnam1b25.2804
    11100.28615316591
    Mike Jorgensen1b31.0241
    00000.23210476160
    Johnny Grubbrf31.0362
    21210.28077610352
    Jim Sundbergc28.1144
    02000.2738555553
    Nelson Normanss21.1093
    11101.2071510174
    Sparky Lylep35.049000000--741000
    Jim Kernp30.178000000--237000
    Totals35611641.27513259432-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Hosken Powellrf24.1183
    00001.2952102315
    Bombo Riveraph-rf27.0381
    00100.2762702235
    Roy Smalleyss26.3194
    11000.28967122862
    Ken Landreauxcf24.2613
    00100.306252117410
    Ron Jackson1b26.1234
    11000.27048912623
    Butch Wynegarc23.1793
    11010.2715586522
    Danny Goodwindh26.0073
    00000.2751053190
    Jose Moralesph34.253000000.2684792240
    Mike Cubbageph29.0501
    00000.2745262221
    Rob Wilfong2b26.0084
    12000.3082848519
    Rick Sofieldlf22.2674
    12300.25822072
    John Castino3b24.3213
    01000.2921273415
    Glenn Adamsph31.3411
    00000.3054478492
    Darrell Jacksonp23.159000000--15000
    Pete Redfernp25.015000000--31000
    Totals3458511.28713564486-
    Game Stats
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Comer25.239W 15-1076321103.780.03316142
    Sparky Lyle35.049-11200003.180.01617410
    Jim Kern30.178SV 2611000001.410.016424912
    Totals9.0852110--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Paul Hartzell25.311L 6-88.19664114.920.092515773
    Darrell Jackson23.159-01000004.420.02173623
    Pete Redfern25.015-0.21000003.390.01338959
    Totals9.01166411--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Sparky Lyle (3), Pete Redfern (5)
    HB: Paul Hartzell (4)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Steve Comer 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0, Jim Kern 0-0-0, Paul Hartzell 0-0-0, Darrell Jackson 0-0-0, Pete Redfern 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Steve Comer 27, Sparky Lyle 5, Jim Kern 4, Paul Hartzell 38, Darrell Jackson 1, Pete Redfern 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Steve Comer 11-8, Sparky Lyle 3-1, Jim Kern 1-2, Paul Hartzell 14-9, Darrell Jackson 0-0, Pete Redfern 1-1

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


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