The Detroit Tigers took a loss to the Kansas City Royals, 5 to 3, on August 3, 1979.

1979 Detroit Tigers

Final

KCR

Royals

54-52

5

DET

Tigers

53-52

3

1

0

0

2

0

1

3

1

1

4

2

0

5

0

0

6

1

0

7

1

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

5

3

H

8

5

E

1

1

Bottom 2nd

KCR

DET

Tigers

Single by Aurelio Rodriguez; Champ Summers scored.

0

1

Top 3rd

KCR

DET

Royals

Single by Hal McRae; Willie Wilson scored.

1

1

Bottom 3rd

KCR

DET

Tigers

Home run by Steve Kemp.

1

2

Top 4th

KCR

DET

Royals

Home run by Darrell Porter; Al Cowens scored.

3

2

Top 6th

KCR

DET

Royals

Sacrifice fly by George Scott; Al Cowens scored.

4

2

Top 7th

KCR

DET

Royals

Home run by Hal McRae.

5

2

Bottom 7th

KCR

DET

Tigers

Home run by Steve Kemp.

5

3

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Freddie Patek SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Hal McRae DH 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
Amos Otis CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
George Brett 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Terrell 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Cowens RF 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
Darrell Porter C 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 4
George Scott 1B 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Frank White 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Willie Wilson LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 3
Totals 34 5 8 5 2 1 4 2 1 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Steve Busby (W) 6.0 3 2 2 7 6 1
Steve Mingori 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1
Dan Quisenberry 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Al Hrabosky (S) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 5 3 3 7 7 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Lou Whitaker 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
John Wockenfuss PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Kemp LF 3 2 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 8
Jason Thompson 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Champ Summers RF 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Lynn Jones PH,RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Greene DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Jerry Morales PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Putman C 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Lance Parrish PH,C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Alan Trammell SS 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Totals 31 3 5 3 2 7 7 2 0 11

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Pat Underwood (L) 7.0 8 5 5 1 3 2
Jack Billingham 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 8 5 5 1 4 2

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More Tigers Stats

Team Batting Leaders

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HR

9

Greene

Riley Greene

RBI

29

Carpenter

Kerry Carpenter

AVG

.285

Carpenter

Kerry Carpenter

Team Pitching Leaders

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W

5

Skubal

Tarik Skubal

K

81

Flaherty

Jack Flaherty

ERA

1.92

Olson

Reese Olson

Team Rankings

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HR

42

28th

R

211

21st

SO

441

16th

ERA

3.63

9th

2024 Division Standings

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TEAM W L PCT GB
Guardians Guardians
35 17 .673
Royals Royals
34 19 .642 1.5
Twins Twins
28 23 .549 6.5
Tigers Tigers
25 27 .481 10.0
White Sox White Sox
15 38 .283 20.5

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sun
5/26
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
11:35 AM
Tue
5/28
PIT PIT
@
DET DET
6:40 PM
Wed
5/29
PIT PIT
@
DET DET
1:10 PM
Thu
5/30
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
7:10 PM
Fri
5/31
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
7:10 PM

Last Game

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DET Tigers

25-27

2

Final

1

TOR Blue Jays

23-28

Sat 25 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
Fri
5/24
NYY NYY
@
SDP SDP
4-1
Fri
5/24
BAL BAL
@
CWS CWS
5-3
Fri
5/24
TEX TEX
@
MIN MIN
3-5
Fri
5/24
PHI PHI
@
COL COL
8-4
Fri
5/24
HOU HOU
@
OAK OAK
1-3

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sun
5/26
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
11:35 AM
Sun
5/26
LAD LAD
@
CIN CIN
12:10 PM
Sun
5/26
ATL ATL
@
PIT PIT
1:35 PM
Sun
5/26
SEA SEA
@
WSH WSH
1:35 PM
Sun
5/26
MIL MIL
@
BOS BOS
1:35 PM