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Texas Rangers 11 Detroit Tigers 3

+ Boxscore: Tue, July 31,1979
1979-07-30 - 1979-08-01
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (52-50)000 000 030 390
Texas Rangers (55-49)001 352 00X 11161
Date of Game: Tue, July 31,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 12,218
Time of Game: 2:45

Feats and Milestones
Mike Chris:1st career game
Ed Putman:1st career home run
Mike Chris:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Doc Medich (5-4)
Losing Pitcher: Dan Petry (3-2)

Home Runs: Ed Putman (1)
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Historical Matchup
AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL7134.676--518389129W3
BOS6240.6087.5543439104L3
MIL6343.5948.552544679L2
NYA5748.54314.047343043W2
DET5250.51017.55014956L1
CLE5352.50518.0478520-42W10
TOR3274.30239.5378547-169L3
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL6146.570--581472109W1
MIN5548.5344.052046654L1
TEX5549.5294.547843444W1
KCA5252.5007.5537550-13W2
CHA4658.44213.5480509-29L6
SEA4563.41716.5476554-78L1
OAK3077.28031.0368605-237W1
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf31.0454
    01000.29773423051
    Al Greenerf24.2641
    00000.1679120
    Lou Whitaker2b22.0803
    00011.28323123012
    Tom Brookens2b25.3551
    00000.288173104
    Steve Kemplf24.3584
    13000.33640516773
    Jason Thompson1b25.0253
    02010.25852710521
    Champ Summersdh33.0464
    11100.28632511375
    Lance Parrishc23.0463
    00001.27819215495
    Ed Putmanc25.3091
    11200.36430120
    Jerry Moralesrf-cf30.1633
    00000.22510849282
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b31.2164
    00001.25816325300
    Alan Trammellss21.1603
    00000.2732472294
    Mark Wagnerss25.1491
    01000.3111511102
    Mike Chrisp21.296000000--1000
    Steve Bakerp22.335000000--13000
    Jack Billinghamp36.160000000--389000
    Totals3539323.2808795987-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.2735
    02000.2909493253
    Buddy Bell3b27.3393
    22100.293109010613
    Eric Soderholm3b30.3101
    00000.2417676360
    Al Oliverlf32.2904
    23100.31215209471
    Billy Sampleph-lf24.1201
    00000.2641005275
    Richie Ziskrf30.1755
    22101.25695010410
    Pat Putnam1b25.2402
    11210.29412113481
    Mike Jorgensenpr-1b30.3491
    00000.26210256160
    Johnny Grubbdh30.3612
    11001.2877709332
    John Ellisph30.3413
    12201.26475110471
    Jim Sundbergc28.0742
    10020.2558214393
    Dave Roberts2b28.1643
    01210.250544281
    Nelson Normanss21.0694
    12200.1991230143
    Totals3611161143.27110909531-
    Game Stats
    2B: Steve Kemp (21), Buddy Bell (24), Johnny Grubb (12), Nelson Norman (6), Al Oliver (16), Dave Roberts (1), Richie Zisk (11)
    3B: Champ Summers (2)
    HR: Ed Putman (1)
    RBI: Ed Putman (2), Champ Summers (37), Buddy Bell (61), John Ellis (47), Nelson Norman (14), Al Oliver (47), Pat Putnam (48), Dave Roberts (8), Richie Zisk (41)
    SF: Buddy Bell (9), Pat Putnam (4)
    GDP: Steve Kemp (10), Lou Whitaker (5), Buddy Bell (10)
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dan Petry20.260L 3-23.18441102.920.24555
    Mike Chris21.296-133300027.003.00110
    Steve Baker22.335-1.25443106.520.10203522
    Jack Billingham36.160-20000103.630.0024447295
    Totals8.0161111430--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Doc Medich30.234W 5-499332314.560.1516214191
    Totals9.0933231--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Steve Baker (7)
    HB: Doc Medich (2)
    IBB: Dan Petry

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dan Petry 0-0-0, Mike Chris 0-0-0, Steve Baker 0-0-0, Jack Billingham 0-0-0, Doc Medich 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dan Petry 17, Mike Chris 6, Steve Baker 13, Jack Billingham 6, Doc Medich 38
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dan Petry 2-5, Mike Chris 2-1, Steve Baker 2-2, Jack Billingham 4-1, Doc Medich 14-9

    Umpires: HP: Greg Kosc 1B: George Maloney 2B: Dan Morrison 3B: Bill Deegan


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