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Kansas City Royals 10 Texas Rangers 6

+ Boxscore: Mon, May 07,1979
1979-05-06 - 1979-05-08
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (15-12)010 105 030 10162
Texas Rangers (14-12)301 020 000 6132
Date of Game: Mon, May 07,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 14,242
Time of Game: 2:47

Winning Pitcher: Eduardo Rodriguez (3-0)
Losing Pitcher: Doc Medich (0-2)
Save: Marty Pattin (2)

Home Runs: Al Cowens (4), Johnny Grubb (2), Pat Putnam (1)
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AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIN198.704--14112318W2
CAL1612.5713.515212725L3
KCA1512.5564.015814018W1
TEX1412.5384.51181135L3
CHA1214.4626.51351287L1
OAK1117.3938.5107151-44W1
SEA1019.34510.0128162-34W2
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    George Brett3b25.3575
    11101.261758184
    Hal McRaedh33.3014
    02100.26011203162
    Amos Otiscf32.0115
    23100.333140121511
    Darrell Porterc27.1113
    22120.3488434270
    Al Cowensrf27.1955
    12200.3047034245
    Pete LaCock1b27.1113
    12100.3114930100
    John Wathanph-1b29.2152
    00000.303164071
    Clint Hurdlelf21.2814
    11000.2621651110
    Willie Wilsonlf23.3031
    00000.231172016
    Freddie Patekss34.2105
    22000.2951445096
    U.L. Washington2b25.1925
    01101.33388010
    Eduardo Rodriguezp27.062000000--206000
    Marty Pattinp36.031000000--334000
    Totals421016822.2952647892-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bump Wills2b26.2845
    12000.216335177
    Johnny Grubblf30.2765
    12200.204700271
    Larvell Blanksss29.099000000.000476000
    Al Olivercf32.2055
    10001.31414613191
    Richie Ziskrf30.0904
    12010.2248802120
    Pat Putnamdh25.1555
    22200.29750181
    Buddy Bell3b27.2545
    03200.19810120180
    Mike Jorgensen1b30.2644
    01002.267983240
    Jim Sundbergc27.3554
    01001.1887490110
    Nelson Normanss20.3492
    00001.21748042
    Billy Sampleph-lf24.0351
    00000.27432054
    Doc Medichp30.149000000--47000
    Dave Rajsichp27.222000000--8000
    Dock Ellisp34.057000000--261000
    Sparky Lylep34.289000000--695000
    Totals40613615.2372667737-
    Game Stats
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Leonard27.365-4.19660423.880.187157152
    Eduardo Rodriguez27.062W 3-02.14001104.910.45924438
    Marty Pattin36.031SV 22.10000002.700.004411217
    Totals9.01366152--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Comer25.114-5.110662103.800.2773718
    Doc Medich30.149L 0-20.12100005.250.175203185
    Dave Rajsich27.222-1.20000002.450.006102
    Dock Ellis34.057-0.12110005.500.115318296
    Sparky Lyle34.289-1.12220114.290.10156950
    Totals9.016109221--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Eduardo Rodriguez (3), Doc Medich (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dennis Leonard 0-0-0, Eduardo Rodriguez 0-0-0, Marty Pattin 0-0-0, Steve Comer 0-0-0, Doc Medich 0-0-0, Dave Rajsich 0-0-0, Dock Ellis 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dennis Leonard 22, Eduardo Rodriguez 12, Marty Pattin 8, Steve Comer 28, Doc Medich 4, Dave Rajsich 5, Dock Ellis 2, Sparky Lyle 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dennis Leonard 10-1, Eduardo Rodriguez 3-3, Marty Pattin 3-5, Steve Comer 9-6, Doc Medich 1-1, Dave Rajsich 5-0, Dock Ellis 0-0, Sparky Lyle 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Dick Nelson 1B: Johnny James 2B: Mike Thompson 3B: Joe Bob Taylor


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