Update:  2014 MLB Statistics -  Batting, Pitching and Fielding statistics updated for end of season. Also updated Team Information.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
California Angels 8-9L18.53713000 041 110 780
Minnesota Twins 4-11W111.551222000 000 001 121
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 26, 1981
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Witt - 1st career win

  • California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rod Carew1b35.207422110.297161904084
    Rick Burlesonss29.363402110.292161046150
    Dan Fordrf28.342500003.26414791481
    Fred Lynncf29.083400010.300168433111
    Don Baylordh31.302410010.061131245000
    Ed Ottc29.290402110.24110501030
    Juan Beniquezlf30.348411010.1798768011
    Bobby Grich2b32.101220110.2001613002100
    Bert Campaneris3b39.048311101.16792221020
    Totals: 3478574.23511810619 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gary Wardlf27.141400002.207932130
    Rob Wilfong2b27.237400000.19614448130
    John Castino3b26.185411101.24114312120
    Roy Smalleyss28.183401000.224148394100
    Glenn Adamsdh33.205300002.23512566140
    Danny Goodwin1b27.236200010.23510186010
    Mickey Hatchercf26.042300000.24413103140
        Greg Johnstoncf26.073000000.125561000
    Dave Englerf24.147200011.27877010
    Ray Smithc25.221300000.2001414110
        John Verhoevenp27.297000000.000276000
    Totals: 2912126.0691142644 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Juan Beniquez (1)
    3B:  Roy Smalley (1)
    HR:  John Castino (1)
    RBIs:  Rick Burleson (5), Bert Campaneris (2), Rod Carew (8), John Castino (2), Bobby Grich (10), Ed Ott (3)
    SH:  Bert Campaneris (1), Bobby Grich (2)

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Witt  (W 1-1)20.28092112613.321.1100033
    Pitching Totals:9211261 00033

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Erickson  (L 0-2)24.2394.25423404.741.53000396
    John Verhoeven27.2974.13334004.501.17000276
    Pitching Totals:9875740 0005172

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  John Verhoeven; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Witt 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0;  John Verhoeven 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Witt 31;  Roger Erickson 24;  John Verhoeven 20; 
    Time of Game:  2:11    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe Brinkman  1B  Dale Ford  2B  Derryl Cousins  3B  Marty Springstead 

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