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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 31-29L511.55611000 010 001 2111
Minnesota Twins 25-35W47.561222011 100 20x 5150
Date of Game:  Friday, June 16, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Steve Baker - 1st career game
  • Darrell Jackson - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.000501001.2595854252320
    Steve Kemplf23.313301022.299602114231
    Rusty Staubdh34.076400010.2816021919443
    Jason Thompson1b23.345501103.2866034115390
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.171403000.3004214655180
        Milt Mayph27.319100000.282386087220
    Mickey Stanleyrf35.331400000.200131476120
    Lance Parrishc22.001413000.22331435120
    Alan Trammellss20.115300010.27942611101
    Lou Whitaker2b21.035312111.30647580105
        Steve Bakerp21.290000000.00011000
    Totals: 36211257.3064526997 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Norwoodlf27.221400010.250519031416
    Rod Carew1b32.258502100.3565515375337
    Dan Fordcf26.028412001.311554748384
    Jose Moralesdh33.168200000.337403381140
        Glenn Adamsph30.256200000.221472715120
    Mike Cubbage3b27.330423100.314483623260
    Bombo Riverarf25.318312100.32637110182
    Roy Smalleyss25.234403000.259594314230
    Rob Wilfong2b24.288402101.1672496021
    Glenn Borgmannc28.022311111.24519381160
        Mike Marshallp35.152000000.00016551000
    Totals: 35515523.4294514641 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Rod Carew (9), Mike Cubbage (7), Dan Ford (13), Bombo Rivera (3)
    3B:  Glenn Borgmann (1)
    RBIs:  Glenn Borgmann (6), Rod Carew (33), Mike Cubbage (26), Bombo Rivera (8), Jason Thompson (39), Lou Whitaker (10), Rob Wilfong (2)
    SB:  Rod Carew (7)
    CS: Lou Whitaker (5), Rob Wilfong (1)
    SH:  Dan Ford (4), Bombo Rivera (2)
    GDP:  Willie Norwood (6)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Dave Rozema  (L 2-3)21.31548331002.721.15000836
    Steve Baker21.29047221302.701.3700055
    Pitching Totals:81555230 0001341

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Darrell Jackson  (W 1-0)22.0747.17114701.291.5700011
    Mike Marshall35.1521.24111002.771.1900016553
    Pitching Totals:91122570 00017554

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Steve Baker 3; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Rozema 0-0-0;  Steve Baker 0-0-0;  Darrell Jackson 0-0-0;  Mike Marshall 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dave Rozema 19;  Steve Baker 20;  Darrell Jackson 31;  Mike Marshall 10; 
    Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  9,479
    Umpires:   Home:   Mike Reilly  1B  Bill Haller  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Ken Kaiser 

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