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Kansas City Royals 8 Minnesota Twins 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, May 18,1988
1988-05-17 - 1988-05-19
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (18-20)001 020 023 8121
Minnesota Twins (16-20)001 000 010 280
Date of Game: Wed, May 18,1988
Stadium: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Attendance: 23,518
Time of Game: 2:45

Feats and Milestones
Karl Best:Threw 81% strikes
Winning Pitcher: Bret Saberhagen (5-4)
Losing Pitcher: Allan Anderson (1-3)

Home Runs: Bo Jackson (8), Kurt Stillwell (4), Danny Tartabull (7)
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
OAK2811.718--22615571L1
TEX2018.5267.5142154-12W2
CHA1819.4869.0158185-27L3
KCA1820.4749.51651587W1
MIN1620.44410.5157190-33L1
SEA1723.42511.5179225-46W1
CAL1424.36813.5171195-24L3
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Wilsoncf32.3145
    12102.3011450179
    Jim Eisenreichcf29.030000000.172116085
    Kevin Seitzer3b26.0535
    22100.2952242186
    George Brett1b35.0035
    02100.34318947295
    Danny Tartabullrf25.2004
    11211.2943577274
    Steve Balbonidh31.1224
    00001.145632250
    Frank White2b37.2563
    00000.19619941124
    Brad Wellman2b28.275000000.182278000
    Bo Jacksonlf25.1694
    11101.28317581910
    Mike MacFarlanec24.0364
    22000.27334060
    Kurt Stillwellss22.3484
    12201.2662734161
    Totals38812816.2663337427-
    Minnesota Twins Batting
    MINPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Dan Gladdenlf30.3153
    12100.2895022156
    Tom Herr2b32.0443
    00010.2861049268
    Kirby Puckettcf27.0654
    03100.3366434230
    Kent Hrbekdh27.3623
    01011.31593911250
    Gary Gaetti3b29.2724
    00000.2709797214
    Randy Bushrf29.2252
    00020.2696704113
    Gene Larkin1b25.2064
    00001.2661181180
    Steve Lombardozziss28.0224
    01001.167336001
    Tom Nietoc27.2032
    00001.048211000
    John Mosesph30.2821
    11000.217400022
    Tim Laudnerc29.3451
    00000.2775423100
    Keith Athertonp29.088000000--275000
    Karl Bestp29.073000000--53000
    Totals3128244.2753236717-
    Game Stats
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bret Saberhagen24.037W 5-498224403.430.1610143118
    Totals9.0822440--
    Minnesota Twins Pitching
    MINAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Allan Anderson24.132L 1-37.17441423.940.2553017
    Keith Atherton29.088-0.21110111.500.04142750
    Karl Best29.073-14330109.001.333530
    Totals9.01288163--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Allan Anderson (2)
    IBB: Bret Saberhagen

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bret Saberhagen 129-83-46, Allan Anderson 109-71-38, Keith Atherton 11-10-1, Karl Best 21-17-4
    Total Batters Faced: Bret Saberhagen 36, Allan Anderson 30, Keith Atherton 3, Karl Best 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bret Saberhagen 14-14, Allan Anderson 11-12, Keith Atherton 1-0, Karl Best 2-4

    Umpires: HP: Larry Barnett 1B: Derryl Cousins 2B: Greg Kosc 3B: Rocky Roe


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