The Minnesota Twins lost to the Detroit Tigers, 8 to 4, on May 5, 1979.

1979 Minnesota Twins

Final

DET

8

MIN

Twins

17-8

4

1

3

0

2

2

0

3

1

1

4

0

1

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

0

1

8

2

0

9

0

0

R

8

4

H

13

10

E

1

2

Top 1st

DET

MIN

Tigers

Double by Rusty Staub; Ron LeFlore and Jerry Morales scored.

2

0

Tigers

Double by Steve Kemp; Rusty Staub scored.

3

0

Top 2nd

DET

MIN

Tigers

Double by Rusty Staub; Ron LeFlore scored.

4

0

Tigers

Double by Steve Kemp; Rusty Staub scored.

5

0

Top 3rd

DET

MIN

Tigers

Single by Ron LeFlore; Phil Mankowski scored.

6

0

Bottom 3rd

DET

MIN

Twins

Triple by Roy Smalley; Rick Sofield scored.

6

1

Bottom 4th

DET

MIN

Twins

Double by Rob Wilfong; Glenn Adams scored.

6

2

Bottom 6th

DET

MIN

Twins

Home run by Butch Wynegar.

6

3

Bottom 7th

DET

MIN

Twins

Jose Morales grounded out; Roy Smalley scored.

6

4

Top 8th

DET

MIN

Tigers

Triple by Ron LeFlore; Alan Trammell scored.

7

4

Tigers

Single by Jason Thompson; Ron LeFlore scored.

8

4

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore CF 4 3 3 2 0 1 0 1 0 5
Lynn Jones CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Morales RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rusty Staub DH 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 4
Steve Kemp LF 4 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
Jason Thompson 1B 3 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 2
Lance Parrish C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Phil Mankowski 3B 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mark Wagner 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Alan Trammell SS 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 37 8 13 8 0 7 2 1 0 19

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mark Fidrych 4.0 4 2 2 2 1 0
Sheldon Burnside 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 1
Jack Billingham (W) 3.2 4 1 1 1 3 0
Totals 9.0 10 4 4 4 5 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Mike Cubbage 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Castino PH,3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roy Smalley SS 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 3
Ken Landreaux LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Glenn Adams DH 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jose Morales PH 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Butch Wynegar C 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4
Ron Jackson 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Rob Wilfong 2B 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bob Randall PH,2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Willie Norwood CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Rick Sofield RF 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Bombo Rivera PH,RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 4 10 4 1 4 5 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul Hartzell (L) 4.0 11 6 6 3 1 0
Mike Bacsik 3.1 1 2 0 3 1 0
Ken Brett 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0
Gary Serum 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 13 8 6 7 2 0

Explore

More Twins Stats

Team Batting Leaders

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HR

10

Jeffers

Ryan Jeffers

RBI

33

Jeffers

Ryan Jeffers

AVG

.291

Kepler

Max Kepler

Team Pitching Leaders

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W

4

Ober

Bailey Ober

K

73

Ryan

Joe Ryan

ERA

2.57

Richardson

Simeon Woods Richardson

Team Rankings

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HR

58

11th

R

236

13th

SO

490

3rd

ERA

4.14

19th

2024 Division Standings

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TEAM W L PCT GB
Guardians Guardians
36 18 .667
Royals Royals
34 21 .618 2.5
Twins Twins
29 24 .547 6.5
Tigers Tigers
26 27 .491 9.5
White Sox White Sox
15 40 .273 21.5

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Tue
5/28
KCR KCR
@
MIN MIN
7:40 PM
Wed
5/29
KCR KCR
@
MIN MIN
7:40 PM
Thu
5/30
KCR KCR
@
MIN MIN
1:10 PM
Fri
5/31
MIN MIN
@
HOU HOU
8:10 PM
Sat
6/1
MIN MIN
@
HOU HOU
4:10 PM

Last Game

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MIN Twins

29-24

6

Final

5

KCR Royals

34-21

Mon 27 May 2024

MLB 2024 Batting Leaders

MLB 2024 Pitching Leaders

Fantasy 2024

MLB 2023 Division Standings

NL East W L PCT GB
1
Braves Braves
104 58 .642
2
Phillies Phillies
90 72 .556 14.0
AL East W L PCT GB
1
Orioles Orioles
101 61 .623
2
Rays Rays
99 63 .611 2.0
NL West W L PCT GB
1
Dodgers Dodgers
100 62 .617
2
Diamondbacks Diamondbacks
84 78 .519 16.0
NL Central W L PCT GB
1
Brewers Brewers
92 70 .568
2
Cubs Cubs
83 79 .512 9.0
AL West W L PCT GB
1
Astros Astros
90 72 .556
2
Rangers Rangers
90 72 .556
AL Central W L PCT GB
1
Twins Twins
87 75 .537
2
Tigers Tigers
78 84 .481 9.0

MLB 2024 Scores & Schedule

Scores

DATE MATCHUP SCORE
Sun
5/26
WSH WSH
@
ATL ATL
8-4
Sun
5/26
CLE CLE
@
COL COL
6-8
Sun
5/26
PHI PHI
@
SFG SFG
4-8
Sun
5/26
KCR KCR
@
MIN MIN
5-6
Sun
5/26
TOR TOR
@
CWS CWS
5-1

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Tue
5/28
LAD LAD
@
NYM NYM
4:10 PM
Tue
5/28
BOS BOS
@
BAL BAL
6:35 PM
Tue
5/28
PIT PIT
@
DET DET
6:40 PM
Tue
5/28
STL STL
@
CIN CIN
6:40 PM
Tue
5/28
OAK OAK
@
TBR TBR
6:50 PM