Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago White Sox 45-62L314.561223000 000 000 042
Detroit Tigers 59-49W495610010 302 01x 7100
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 05, 1978
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Lance Parrish - 2 home runs
  • Jack Billingham - Complete game/Shutout
  • Britt Burns - 1st career game

  • Chicago White Sox Batting Stats

    Chicago White SoxPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Thad Bosleycf21.322400001.2572785175
    Don Kessingerss36.019301001.2559919841221
        Greg Pryorss28.307100000.2384550060
    Jorge Orta2b27.252301010.29910086013511
    Eric Soderholm3b29.315300001.2589563216421
        Kevin Bell3b23.023100001.1671188000
    Ralph Garrlf32.236400000.2918611472237
    Lamar Johnson1b27.337200000.258983167494
    Claudell Washingtonrf23.339200010.240595433223
    Bob Molinarodh28.076301000.269718252015
    Mike Colbernc23.108301001.2501212010
        Ron Schuelerp30.109000000.00015256000
        Rich Hintonp31.075000000.0002176000
        Jim Willoughbyp29.186000000.00045227000
    Totals: 2904025.1387846358 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.050500001.29010458864151
    Lou Whitaker2b21.085500001.291941051337
    Rusty Staubdh34.126300010.293108223917873
    Jason Thompson1b24.030421001.29610838922790
    Steve Kemplf23.363222010.2811082598502
    Lance Parrishc22.051422402.237566811250
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.221413100.2638715106310
    Mickey Stanleyrf36.016401100.250321495250
    Alan Trammellss20.165301010.269851042222
    Totals: 34710635.2947826757 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jorge Orta (19), Aurelio Rodriguez 2 (17), Jason Thompson (19)
    HR:  Lance Parrish 2 (11)
    RBIs:  Lance Parrish 4 (25), Aurelio Rodriguez (31), Mickey Stanley (5)
    SH:  Steve Kemp (1)
    GDP:  Jorge Orta (8)

    Chicago White Sox Pitching Stats

    Chicago White SoxAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Britt Burns  (L 0-1)19.05857652229.001.8000011
    Ron Schueler30.10910000004.251.4200021273
    Rich Hinton31.07511001204.091.270002279
    Jim Willoughby29.18612110103.421.1300045224
    Pitching Totals:81076352 00089577

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Jack Billingham  (W 11-5)35.16594002503.721.3700021414
    Pitching Totals:9400250 00021414

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Britt Burns 0-0-0;  Ron Schueler 0-0-0;  Rich Hinton 0-0-0;  Jim Willoughby 0-0-0;  Jack Billingham 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Britt Burns 25;  Ron Schueler 3;  Rich Hinton 5;  Jim Willoughby 5;  Jack Billingham 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:22    Attendance:  33,494
    Umpires:   Home:   Nick Bremigan  1B  Dale Ford  2B  Joe Brinkman  3B  Russ Goetz 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.