The Minnesota Twins crushed the Toronto Blue Jays, 16 to 6, on May 8, 1979.

Final

MIN

Twins

20-8

16

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

2

0

4

0

0

5

0

3

6

3

6

7

0

4

8

0

1

9

0

R

6

16

H

9

19

E

0

1

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

TOR

MIN

Twins

Home run by Roy Smalley.

0

1

Top 2nd

TOR

MIN

Blue Jays

Home run by Otto Velez.

1

1

Bottom 2nd

TOR

MIN

Twins

Double by Bombo Rivera; John Castino scored.

1

2

Top 3rd

TOR

MIN

Blue Jays

Single by Rico Carty; Alfredo Griffin scored.

2

2

Blue Jays

Sacrifice fly by John Mayberry; Rick Bosetti scored.

3

2

Bottom 5th

TOR

MIN

Twins

Double by Ken Landreaux; Jose Morales and Roy Smalley scored.

3

4

Twins

Triple by John Castino; Ken Landreaux scored.

3

5

Top 6th

TOR

MIN

Blue Jays

Double by John Mayberry; Rico Carty scored.

4

5

Blue Jays

Double by Otto Velez; John Mayberry scored.

5

5

Blue Jays

Single by Alfredo Griffin; Otto Velez scored.

6

5

Bottom 6th

TOR

MIN

Twins

Single by Roy Smalley; Dave Edwards scored.

6

6

Twins

Single by Ken Landreaux; Craig Kusick and Roy Smalley scored.

6

8

Twins

Double by Bombo Rivera; John Castino, Ken Landreaux, and Butch Wynegar scored.

6

11

Bottom 7th

TOR

MIN

Twins

Home run by Roy Smalley; Bob Randall scored.

6

13

Twins

Home run by Craig Kusick.

6

14

Twins

Home run by Ken Landreaux.

6

15

Bottom 8th

TOR

MIN

Twins

Home run by Craig Kusick.

6

16

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