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Oakland Athletics 5 Minnesota Twins 1

+ Boxscore: Thu, April 09,1981
1981-04-08 - 1981-04-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Oakland Athletics (1-0)000 201 011 590
Minnesota Twins (0-1)000 010 000 161
Date of Game: Thu, April 09,1981
Stadium: Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance: 42,658
Time of Game: 2:46

Feats and Milestones
Shooty Babitt:1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
Don Cooper:1st career game
Jack O'Connor:1st career game
Ray Smith:1st career game, 1st career hit
Don Cooper:1st career game
Jack O'Connor:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Mike Norris (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Jerry Koosman (0-1)

Home Runs: Tony Armas (1), Mike Heath (1)
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
OAK101.000--514W1
CAL101.000--624W1
MIN01.0001.015-4L1
SEA01.0001.026-4L1
TEX01.0001.0310-7L1
CHA00.0000.5000--
KCA00.0000.5000--
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    Oakland Athletics Batting
    OAKPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rickey Hendersonlf22.1053
    00021.000248000
    Dwayne Murphycf26.0214
    00001.000341000
    Cliff Johnsondh33.2624
    11011.250731000
    Tony Armasrf27.2715
    33200.600451120
    Mike Heathc26.0633
    11110.333200110
    Jeff Newman1b32.2104
    01110.250512010
    Shooty Babitt2b22.0314
    01110.2501011
    Dave McKay3b31.0264
    01000.250488000
    Rob Piccioloss28.0643
    01010.333437000
    Totals3459573.26593409-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Hosken Powellrf25.3314
    01111.250363010
    Rob Wilfong2b27.2203
    00010.000435000
    John Castino3b26.1684
    01000.250299000
    Roy Smalleyss28.1663
    00010.000826000
    Glenn Adamsdh33.1883
    00011.000555000
    Gary Wardlf27.1244
    00001.00024000
    Mickey Hatcher1b26.0254
    02000.50091000
    Greg Johnstoncf26.0564
    11000.25057000
    Ray Smithc25.2042
    01000.5001000
    Danny Goodwinph27.2191
    00000.000177000
    Sal Buterac28.196000000--35000
    Rick Sofieldph24.1141
    00000.000166000
    Don Cooperp24.084000000--1000
    Jack O'Connorp22.311000000--1000
    Totals3316143.182143031-
    Game Stats
    Oakland Athletics Pitching
    OAKAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike Norris26.021W 1-096114301.001.11112191
    Totals9.0611430--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jerry Koosman37.108L 0-17.18444315.141.711452417
    Don Cooper24.084-0.1000200----110
    Jack O'Connor22.311-1.11111019.002.00110
    Totals9.0955732--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Mike Norris (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Mike Norris 0-0-0, Jerry Koosman 0-0-0, Don Cooper 0-0-0, Jack O'Connor 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Mike Norris 37, Jerry Koosman 34, Don Cooper 3, Jack O'Connor 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Mike Norris 15-11, Jerry Koosman 13-8, Don Cooper 0-1, Jack O'Connor 3-1

    Umpires: HP: Don Denkinger 1B: Jim McKean 2B: Rich Garcia 3B: Greg Kosc


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