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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 65-53W1200 000 405 11150
Minnesota Twins 53-67L1011 030 002 7131
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 16, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Darrell Jackson - 1st career game
  • Marty Pattin - 400th career game

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Steve Braunlf30.100222120.257729623263
        Willie Wilsoncf23.038111000.2319111601024
    Hal McRaedh33.037512100.2811161053135513
    George Brett3b25.093321320.3158668954616
    Darrell Porterc26.212522100.2701087749510
    Clint Hurdlerf-lf21.017412110.2781051145511
    Pete LaCock1b26.212301001.302854365320
        John Wathanph-1b28.316111200.291431251191
    Al Cowenscf-rf26.296512201.2819063444910
    Freddie Patekss33.311501001.278105138514033
    U.L. Washington2b24.293200000.2655262089
        Tom Poquetteph26.291100001.207693003252
        Jerry Terrell2b32.034100001.18256586075
        Marty Pattinp35.132000000.00023326000
        Steve Mingorip34.169000000.00035344000
    Totals: 3811151155.39511367906 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Norwoodlf27.282502002.2729713673624
    Rod Carew1b32.319522101.336115159756022
    Dan Fordcf26.089513100.29311153010675
    Craig Kusickdh29.320211110.197634344192
        Glenn Adamsph30.317000000.248853096210
        Jose Moralesph33.229201200.325773752320
        Rob Wilfongpr24.349000000.26865137187
    Bob Randall2b30.067501200.285883440174
    Bombo Riverarf26.014300011.273751482164
    Larry Wolfess25.167400000.23468762200
    Glenn Borgmannc28.083412000.213363982110
    Mike Cubbage3b28.026310002.295954096502
        Roy Smalleyph25.295111000.28411748916591
        Jeff Hollyp25.168000000.0001023000
        John Suttonp25.276000000.0001125000
        Darrell Jacksonp22.135000000.00011000
    Totals: 39713726.33311145431 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Rod Carew (18), Al Cowens 2 (18), Dan Ford (28), Clint Hurdle (21), Pete LaCock (12), Hal McRae (27)
    3B:  Darrell Porter (4)
    HR:  George Brett (5), Craig Kusick (4)
    RBIs:  Steve Braun (26), George Brett 3 (46), Rod Carew (60), Al Cowens 2 (49), Dan Ford (67), Clint Hurdle (51), Craig Kusick (19), Hal McRae (55), Jose Morales 2 (32), Darrell Porter (51), Bob Randall 2 (17), John Wathan 2 (19)
    SB:  Steve Braun (3), Willie Wilson (24)
    CS: Steve Braun (1)
    GDP:  Hal McRae (13), Larry Wolfe (6)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff  (W 14-10)31.3126.19542513.431.1300029260
    Marty Pattin35.13201000003.941.5000025400
    Steve Mingori  (Sv 7)34.1692.23220102.721.1300035345
    Pitching Totals:91376261 000891005

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Stan Perzanowski  (L 2-4)27.356710663415.451.45000630
    Jeff Holly25.16801000004.671.370001129
    John Sutton25.2761.24552103.821.360001125
    Darrell Jackson22.1350.10000004.761.500001313
    Pitching Totals:9151111551 0004197

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Marty Pattin 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Stan Perzanowski 0-0-0;  Jeff Holly 0-0-0;  John Sutton 0-0-0;  Darrell Jackson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 29;  Marty Pattin 1;  Steve Mingori 11;  Stan Perzanowski 31;  Jeff Holly 1;  John Sutton 11;  Darrell Jackson 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  14,640
    Umpires:   Home:   Greg Kosc  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  George Maloney  3B  Ted Hendry 

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