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Texas Rangers 5 Detroit Tigers 4

+ Boxscore: Fri, April 13,1979
1979-04-12 - 1979-04-14
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (1-3)100 001 200 490
Texas Rangers (5-0)110 020 10X 581
Date of Game: Fri, April 13,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 23,095
Time of Game: 2:24

Feats and Milestones
Lynn Jones:1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Jim Kern (2-0)
Losing Pitcher: Sheldon Burnside (0-1)
Save: Sparky Lyle (2)

Home Runs: None
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIL42.667--322111W1
BOS32.6000.526233W1
TOR33.5001.03236-4W3
BAL34.4291.52737-10L2
NYA34.4291.52534-9L1
DET13.2502.01626-10L2
CLE15.1673.01328-15L4
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
TEX501.000--27918W5
MIN52.7141.030264W1
KCA42.6671.5402317L1
CAL53.6251.5514011W3
SEA54.5562.050500L1
CHA24.3333.53233-1W1
OAK17.1255.52641-15L2
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFloredh30.3015
    00000.222643042
    Lou Whitaker2b21.3364
    23100.250154011
    Jerry Moralesrf30.0544
    01100.2001009020
    Steve Kemplf24.2494
    11001.375314120
    Jason Thompson1b24.2813
    01010.167438000
    Phil Mankowski3b26.0944
    00000.333207020
    Milt Mayc28.2554
    00000.000676000
    Lynn Jonescf26.1023
    12010.6671001
    Alan Trammellss21.0513
    01001.333162000
    Lance Parrishph22.3021
    00000.231101011
    Sheldon Burnsidep24.112000000--4000
    Bruce Taylorp25.362000000--22000
    John Hillerp36.005000000--484000
    Totals3549222.263404215-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bump Wills2b26.2604
    12000.333314000
    Billy Samplelf24.0112
    11000.27313020
    Pat Putnam1b25.1311
    00000.50035040
    Al Olivercf32.1813
    01110.3681440270
    Buddy Bell3b27.2303
    01210.176991030
    Oscar Gambledh29.1143
    11000.3331025110
    John Ellisph30.2321
    00000.167681020
    Johnny Grubbrf-lf30.2523
    00012.125685120
    Jim Sundbergc27.3314
    01100.167728020
    Mike Jorgensen1b-rf30.2404
    00002.182965000
    Nelson Normanss20.3252
    21010.36428010
    Jim Kernp30.029000000--175000
    Sparky Lylep34.265000000--683000
    Totals3058444.261587763-
    Game Stats
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dave Rozema22.251-4.27442105.400.9025858
    Sheldon Burnside24.112L 0-1211121012.001.00240
    Bruce Taylor25.362-0.100000045.000.002220
    John Hiller36.005-10000201.800.00349443
    Totals8.0855440--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dock Ellis34.033-57222203.601.801314293
    Jim Kern30.029W 2-03.12210001.130.25218712
    Sparky Lyle34.265SV 20.20000000.000.0036830
    Totals9.0943220--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Sheldon Burnside

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dave Rozema 0-0-0, Sheldon Burnside 0-0-0, Bruce Taylor 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Dock Ellis 0-0-0, Jim Kern 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dave Rozema 22, Sheldon Burnside 9, Bruce Taylor 1, John Hiller 3, Dock Ellis 23, Jim Kern 12, Sparky Lyle 2
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dave Rozema 11-3, Sheldon Burnside 2-3, Bruce Taylor 1-0, John Hiller 0-1, Dock Ellis 10-4, Jim Kern 8-3, Sparky Lyle 0-2

    Umpires: HP: Derryl Cousins 1B: Jeff Brown 2B: Johnny James 3B: Mike Thompson


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