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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 64-52W1000 100 201 4110
Detroit Tigers 64-52L1100 001 000 2111
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 15, 1978
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

George Brett3b25.092400001.3158468744316
Hal McRaedh33.036311110.2771141051125313
Pete LaCock1b26.211400001.306834345320
Darrell Porterc26.211411101.2681077739500
Clint Hurdlelf-rf21.016412000.2781031125501
Al Cowensrf-cf26.295413000.2808863244710
Freddie Patekss33.310402001.282103138314033
U.L. Washington2b24.292401001.2725060089
Willie Wilsoncf23.037200001.2269011501023
    Steve Braunph-lf30.099101100.246719613252
    Joe Zdeblf25.049000000.261511560113
    Al Hraboskyp29.025000000.00043373000
Totals: 34411316.3249876737 

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Ron LeFlorecf30.060502000.29111259674355
Lou Whitaker2b21.095311010.3001021132417
Rusty Staubdh34.136402010.301116224719963
Steve Kemplf24.008401010.2831162679592
Milt Mayc28.014301110.279766469320
Tim Corcoranrf25.149311011.269821371223
Phil Mankowski3b25.218301000.300651833142
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.231101000.2669415176340
Mickey Stanley1b36.026401000.264391502270
Alan Trammellss20.175300001.255931122222
    Lance Parrishph22.061100001.232617311260
    Mark Wagnerss24.164000000.2523293061
    Bob Sykesp23.247000000.0001123000
    John Hillerp35.129000000.00033463000
Totals: 34211153.32410327972 

Game Stats


2B:  Tim Corcoran (10), Clint Hurdle (20), Mickey Stanley (6)
HR:  Hal McRae (12), Darrell Porter (9)
RBIs:  Steve Braun (25), Milt May (32), Hal McRae (53), Darrell Porter (50)
SB:  Ron LeFlore (55)
CS: Clint Hurdle (3)
SH:  Lou Whitaker (11)
GDP:  Freddie Patek (5), Mickey Stanley (3)

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Dennis Leonard  (W 13-14)27.09967225203.731.3000029139
Al Hrabosky  (Sv 15)29.02534000102.751.1900043372
Pitching Totals:91122530 00072511

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Kip Young  (L 4-2)23.29078331511.801.0900066
Bob Sykes23.2471.13110113.521.400002052
John Hiller35.1290.20000002.691.0900033473
Pitching Totals:91144162 00059531

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Dennis Leonard; Al Hrabosky; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0;  Al Hrabosky 0-0-0;  Kip Young 0-0-0;  Bob Sykes 0-0-0;  John Hiller 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Dennis Leonard 28;  Al Hrabosky 12;  Kip Young 27;  Bob Sykes 7;  John Hiller 1; 
Time of Game:  2:50    Attendance:  33,365
Umpires:   Home:   Bill Haller  1B  Ron Luciano  2B  Ken Kaiser  3B  Mike Reilly 

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