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Texas Rangers 5 Oakland Athletics 1

+ Boxscore: Sun, June 24,1979
1979-06-23 - 1979-06-25
  123 456 789  R H E
Texas Rangers (39-33)000 050 000 591
Oakland Athletics (22-52)000 001 000 170
Date of Game: Sun, June 24,1979
Stadium: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:35

Feats and Milestones
Rickey Henderson:1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: John Henry Johnson (4-8)
Losing Pitcher: Matt Keough (0-9)

Home Runs: John Ellis (7)
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL4232.568--40934366L4
KCA3933.5422.039237418W3
TEX3933.5422.032030614W3
MIN3632.5293.033831820W4
CHA3239.4518.5336343-7L4
SEA3143.41911.0343376-33L1
OAK2252.29720.0255412-157L3
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bump Wills2b26.3325
    12001.25238011919
    Buddy Bell3b27.3023
    11010.27510574352
    Pat Putnam1b25.2034
    11201.289908301
    John Ellisdh30.3044
    12300.2687287311
    Oscar Gamblerf29.1862
    01020.41210566191
    LaRue Washingtoncf25.290000000.0009000
    Billy Samplelf24.0833
    00000.277701135
    Johnny Grubbcf-rf30.3243
    01010.2647399261
    Jim Sundbergc28.0374
    00001.2167922273
    Larvell Blanksss29.1473
    11000.258509090
    Nelson Normanss21.0321
    00000.19091052
    Jim Kernp30.101000000--206000
    Totals3259543.2626225727-
    Oakland Athletics Batting
    OAKPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rickey Hendersonlf20.1814
    02000.5001001
    Dave Chalkss28.2983
    02010.258747010
    Wayne Gross3b27.1624
    11000.2473429323
    Jeff Newman1b30.2864
    00001.22830312411
    Mike Heathc24.1393
    00010.30039240
    Mitchell Pagedh27.2533
    02110.2483606237
    Tony Armascf25.3473
    00010.2262363100
    Mike Edwards2b26.3014
    00000.2322111125
    Larry Murrayrf26.0844
    00001.1911802165
    Totals3217142.2333632419-
    Game Stats
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    John Henry Johnson22.307W 4-876114103.990.10164945
    Jim Kern30.101-21000101.570.013321812
    Totals9.0711420--
    Oakland Athletics Pitching
    OAKAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Matt Keough23.357L 0-999554315.550.13175654
    Totals9.0955431--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Matt Keough

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: John Henry Johnson 0-0-0, Jim Kern 0-0-0, Matt Keough 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: John Henry Johnson 29, Jim Kern 7, Matt Keough 37
    Groundballs-Flyballs: John Henry Johnson 5-14, Jim Kern 1-4, Matt Keough 12-9

    Umpires: HP: Mike Reilly 1B: John Shulock 2B: Terry Cooney 3B: Bill Kunkel


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