The Detroit Tigers decisively defeated the Kansas City Royals, 5 to 2, on August 4, 1979.

1979 Detroit Tigers

Final

KCR

Royals

54-54

2

DET

Tigers

55-52

5

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

2

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

2

2

8

0

0

9

0

R

2

5

H

5

10

E

2

0

Bottom 3rd

KCR

DET

Tigers

Triple by Lou Whitaker; Ron LeFlore scored.

0

1

Tigers

Double by Steve Kemp; Lou Whitaker scored.

0

2

Bottom 6th

KCR

DET

Tigers

Single by Jason Thompson; John Wockenfuss scored.

0

3

Top 7th

KCR

DET

Royals

Single by Al Cowens; Darrell Porter and Hal McRae scored.

2

3

Bottom 7th

KCR

DET

Tigers

Single by Jerry Morales; Error by Darrell Porter; Lynn Jones and Lou Whitaker scored.

2

5

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Willie Wilson LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Frank White 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
Darrell Porter C 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Hal McRae DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Al Cowens RF 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1
Amos Otis CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
George Scott 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Freddie Patek SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jerry Terrell 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 2 5 2 0 3 6 2 0 6

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Larry Gura (L) 6.2 9 5 3 2 2 0
Marty Pattin 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 8.0 10 5 3 2 4 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore CF 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
Lynn Jones PH,CF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lou Whitaker 2B 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Steve Kemp LF 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 2
Jerry Morales RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Lance Parrish C 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
John Wockenfuss DH 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Jason Thompson 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Tom Brookens 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Alan Trammell SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 5 10 4 0 2 4 1 2 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mike Chris (W) 6.0 2 2 2 3 4 0
John Hiller (S) 3.0 3 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 5 2 2 3 6 0

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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

.283

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

46

24th

R

225

18th

SO

443

21st

ERA

3.77

10th

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
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
Sat
6/1
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
4:10 PM

Last Game

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DET Tigers

26-27

14

Final

11

TOR Blue Jays

23-29

Sun 26 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