Get a daily email with MLB/Minor League statistics for a custom list of YOUR selected players. Sign up to the Player Tracker.
"More stats than you can shake a wooden stick at..."
Update:   2015 Top Prospects -  Baseball America Top 100 MLB prospects and Top 10 per team, added to the site.
Home >> >> This Page

Kansas City Royals 7 Texas Rangers 6

+ Boxscore: Sun, July 22,1979
1979-07-21 - 1979-07-23
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (46-49)200 021 101 7130
Texas Rangers (53-43)100 130 010 6121
Date of Game: Sun, July 22,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 29,863
Time of Game: 2:56

Feats and Milestones
Bob Babcock:1st career game
George Brett:3 home runs, 5 RBIs
Bob Babcock:1st career game
Dan Quisenberry:1st career win
Winning Pitcher: Dan Quisenberry (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Sparky Lyle (4-7)

Home Runs: George Brett 3 (12), Richie Zisk (9)
KCA TEX
Team Page Team Page
Statistics Statistics
Roster Roster
Game Log Game Log
PREV @ TEX PREV vs KCA
NEXT @ TEX NEXT vs KCA
Historical Matchup
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL5642.571--53544293L4
MIN5242.5532.049943069W4
TEX5343.5522.043939841L1
KCA4649.4848.5488511-23W1
CHA4451.46310.5438447-9L2
SEA4256.42914.0443498-55L1
OAK2672.26530.0339558-219L2
  • This is an enhanced boxscore with as much information as possible for this game.
  • Stats View is the traditional boxscore view of game batting and pitching statistics
  • Play by Play View is a batter-leve description of events as they occured during the game
  • Pitch View is available for games of 2010 or later and is a pitch by pitch descriptive view of each at bat.
  • Career totals (at the conclusion of selected game) are available on mouseover for various stats.
  • Click on a player's AB total and all of his ABs will appear.
  • These pages are detailed and built dynamically and may take a little bit longer than other pages to load
  • Stats View | Play by Play View
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Wilsonlf24.0136
    13100.31223942538
    Steve Braundh31.0754
    00010.2501033480
    Amos Otiscf32.0874
    11010.2971466115621
    George Brett3b26.0684
    33510.321826125511
    Darrell Porterc27.1874
    00011.30290910641
    Al Cowensrf27.2714
    11011.3167505486
    Pete LaCock1b27.1873
    13010.2835510351
    Jerry Terrellph33.0090
    00000.385615000
    George Scott1b35.121000000.24320014341
    Frank White2b28.3214
    01011.25777052615
    Freddie Patekss34.2862
    00001.24014970249
    Jamie Quirkph24.2731
    00000.286215030
    U.L. Washingtonpr-ss25.2682
    01001.2561350124
    Marty Pattinp36.107000000--344000
    Steve Mingorip35.144000000--372000
    Dan Quisenberryp26.165000000--7000
    Totals38713675.28791511730-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bump Wills2b26.3605
    11000.28240532924
    Billy Samplecf24.1114
    22000.273945275
    Mike Jorgensenph30.3401
    00000.27810176160
    Buddy Bell3b27.3305
    11100.29010828573
    John Ellisdh30.3322
    01111.26174610451
    Al Oliverph32.2812
    01000.29615129421
    Richie Zisklf30.1664
    13300.2399429360
    Oscar Gamblerf29.2144
    11000.36210778312
    Jim Sundbergc28.0652
    01010.2528133363
    Pat Putnam1b25.2313
    01101.29211311391
    Nelson Normanss21.0603
    00000.1821160102
    Johnny Grubbph30.3521
    00001.2667629311
    Larvell Blanksss29.175000000.2095240110
    Bob Babcockp29.331000000--1000
    Sparky Lylep35.000000000--723000
    Jim Kernp30.129000000--217000
    Totals36612623.270110810144-
    Game Stats
    2B: Amos Otis (19), Al Oliver (13)
    HR: George Brett (12), Richie Zisk (9)
    RBI: George Brett (55), Willie Wilson (25), Buddy Bell (57), John Ellis (45), Pat Putnam (39), Richie Zisk (36)
    SB: Willie Wilson (38)
    CS: Jim Sundberg (2)
    SH: Steve Braun (1), Jerry Terrell (1), Pat Putnam (4), Jim Sundberg (3)
    IBB: Amos Otis (4)
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Larry Gura31.239-4.27552215.480.072522091
    Marty Pattin36.107-01000004.740.0219426222
    Steve Mingori35.144-1.21000003.750.03193742
    Dan Quisenberry26.165W 1-02.23110100.900.30770
    Totals9.01266231--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Comer25.190-5.27544323.500.08215132
    Bob Babcock29.331-1.12111219.003.00110
    Sparky Lyle35.000L 4-71.13112003.360.08437230
    Jim Kern30.129-0.21000001.400.014422912
    Totals9.01376753--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Sparky Lyle

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Larry Gura 0-0-0, Marty Pattin 0-0-0, Steve Mingori 0-0-0, Dan Quisenberry 0-0-0, Steve Comer 0-0-0, Bob Babcock 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0, Jim Kern 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Larry Gura 22, Marty Pattin 1, Steve Mingori 6, Dan Quisenberry 11, Steve Comer 29, Bob Babcock 7, Sparky Lyle 9, Jim Kern 2
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Larry Gura 5-6, Marty Pattin 0-0, Steve Mingori 4-1, Dan Quisenberry 6-1, Steve Comer 8-7, Bob Babcock 1-1, Sparky Lyle 2-2, Jim Kern 1-0

    Umpires: HP: Dave Phillips 1B: Al Clark 2B: Dallas Parks 3B: Durwood Merrill


    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.