The Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers, 9 to 6, on May 6, 1979.

1979 Minnesota Twins

Final

DET

6

MIN

Twins

18-8

9

1

1

0

2

0

0

3

0

2

4

0

3

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

5

0

8

0

3

9

0

R

6

9

H

9

13

E

0

1

Top 1st

DET

MIN

Tigers

Rusty Staub grounded out; Ron LeFlore scored.

1

0

Bottom 3rd

DET

MIN

Twins

Single by Butch Wynegar; Willie Norwood scored.

1

1

Twins

Single by Ken Landreaux; Butch Wynegar scored.

1

2

Bottom 4th

DET

MIN

Twins

Single by Rob Wilfong; Mike Cubbage scored.

1

3

Twins

Double by Willie Norwood; Ron Jackson and Rob Wilfong scored.

1

5

Bottom 6th

DET

MIN

Twins

Home run by Butch Wynegar.

1

6

Top 7th

DET

MIN

Tigers

Double by Aurelio Rodriguez; Jason Thompson and Lance Parrish scored.

3

6

Tigers

Single by Alan Trammell; Aurelio Rodriguez scored.

4

6

Tigers

Home run by Ron LeFlore; Alan Trammell scored.

6

6

Bottom 8th

DET

MIN

Twins

Home run by Roy Smalley; Willie Norwood and Butch Wynegar scored.

6

9

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore CF 4 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4
Jerry Morales RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Rusty Staub DH 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Steve Kemp LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jason Thompson 1B 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Lance Parrish C 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Lou Whitaker PH,2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mark Wagner 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Phil Mankowski 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Totals 33 6 9 5 1 3 5 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Steve Baker 3.0 7 5 5 0 1 0
Aurelio Lopez 3.0 5 1 1 1 0 1
John Hiller (L) 2.0 1 3 3 2 1 1
Totals 8.0 13 9 9 3 2 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Butch Wynegar C 3 3 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 5
Roy Smalley SS 5 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 4
Ken Landreaux LF 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Glenn Adams DH 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mike Cubbage 3B 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
John Castino PH,3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Jackson 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rob Wilfong 2B 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bombo Rivera PH,RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Willie Norwood CF 3 2 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Rick Sofield RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Randall 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 9 13 9 2 3 2 0 0 20

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jerry Koosman 7.1 9 6 5 2 5 1
Mike Marshall (W) 1.2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 9 6 5 3 5 1

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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