Blue Jays Box Scores

1979 Season

1979-04-07 Toronto Blue Jays 4 @ Kansas City Royals 7Final


DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1979-04-05 Kansas City Royals 11 Toronto Blue Jays2 FINAL 1 0-1
Night Game – Streak: 1 Losses  – W: Leonard, L: Underwood, SV: Mingori
Fan rating 63% based on 41 votes.
DISLIKELIKE

This game was played on 1979-04-05.
Time: 2:36
Attendance: 37,754

 

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Game Played on Thursday, April 5, 1979 (N) at Royals Stadium


TOR A    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  –   2  7  3
KC A 0 9 1 0 0 1 0 0 x – 11 11 2

BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 2
Bailor rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 0
Howell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
Carty dh 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
Woods pr,dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mayberry 1b 4 0 4 2 0 0 8 0
Bosetti cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilborn cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0
Brown lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
McKay 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 3
Cerone c 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 0
Underwood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moore p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Murphy p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Freisleben p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 2 7 2 3 6 24 9

FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Murphy-Griffin-Mayberry, McKay-Griffin-Mayberry.
E: Howell 2 (2), McKay (1).

BATTING – 
2B: Mayberry (1,off Leonard).
Team LOB: 9.

Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brett 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
White 2b 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 2
Otis cf 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 0
LaCock 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Cowens rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 0
McRae dh 5 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
Porter c 3 1 2 3 1 1 5 0
Wilson pr,cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Wathan 1b,c 4 1 2 3 0 0 7 1
Hurdle lf 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 0
Patek ss 4 1 4 1 0 0 3 3
Leonard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Mingori p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 11 11 9 6 3 27 11

FIELDING – 
DP: 1. White-Wathan.
E: Brett 2 (2).

BATTING – 
2B: McRae (1,off Underwood); Wathan (1,off Moore); Porter (1,off Murphy).
3B: Wathan (1,off Underwood).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Underwood L(0-1) 1.2 3 9 3 4 1 0
Moore 2.1 3 1 1 2 1 0
Murphy 3 5 1 1 0 1 0
Freisleben 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 8 11 11 5 6 3 0

WP: Moore (1).

Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Leonard W(1-0) 6 6 2 0 2 4 0
Mingori SV(1) 3 1 0 0 1 2 0
Totals 9 7 2 0 3 6 0


Umpires: HP – John Shulock, 1B – Harold Easley, 2B – Larry Zirbel, 3B – Don Schulte
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 37754


Starting Lineups:

Toronto Blue Jays Kansas City Royals
1. Griffin ss Brett 3b
2. Bailor rf White 2b
3. Howell 3b Otis cf
4. Carty dh Cowens rf
5. Mayberry 1b McRae dh
6. Bosetti cf Porter c
7. Brown lf Wathan 1b
8. McKay 2b Hurdle lf
9. Cerone c Patek ss
Underwood p Leonard p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin walked; Bailor lined into a double play
(second to first) [Griffin out at first]; Howell struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Brett popped to shortstop; White grounded out
(second to first); Otis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Blue
Jays 0, Royals 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Carty singled to right; Mayberry doubled to left
[Carty to third]; Bosetti grounded out (first unassisted); Brown
reached on a fielder’s choice [Carty out at home (pitcher to
third to catcher)]; Debut game for Bobby Brown; McKay
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Royals
0.

ROYALS 2ND: WILBORN REPLACED BOSETTI (PLAYING CF); Cowens
walked; Bossetti ejected by Schulock for throwing helmet
Debut game for Ted Wilborn;
McRae reached on an error by
Howell [Cowens to second]; Porter walked [Cowens to third, McRae
to second]; Wathan tripled to left [Cowens scored, McRae scored
(unearned), Porter scored]; Hurdle walked; Patek singled to
center [Wathan scored, Hurdle to second]; Brett flied out to
left; White walked [Hurdle to third, Patek to second]; Otis
reached on an error by McKay [Hurdle scored (unearned), Patek
scored (unearned) (no RBI), White to second]; Cowens flied out
to center; McRae doubled to left [White scored (unearned), Otis
to third]; MOORE REPLACED UNDERWOOD (PITCHING); Porter singled
to left [Otis scored (unearned), McRae scored (unearned)];
Wathan flied out to right; 9 R (3 ER), 4 H, 2 E, 1 LOB. Blue
Jays 0, Royals 9.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Cerone grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffin
flied out to left; Bailor reached on an error by Brett; Howell
forced Bailor (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Blue
Jays 0, Royals 9.

ROYALS 3RD: Hurdle walked; Patek singled to left [Hurdle to
second]; Brett forced Patek (third to second) [Hurdle to third];
White popped to second; Otis walked [Brett to second]; Moore
threw a wild pitch [Hurdle scored, Brett to third, Otis to
second]; Cowens flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Blue
Jays 0, Royals 10.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Carty singled to right; Mayberry singled to
center [Carty to second]; Wilborn popped to shortstop; Brown
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Carty to third, Mayberry to
second]; McKay grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB. Blue Jays 0, Royals 10.

ROYALS 4TH: McRae flied out to left; Porter was called out on
strikes; Wathan doubled to left; Hurdle reached on a fielder’s
choice [Wathan out at third (third unassisted)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Royals 10.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Cerone walked; Griffin struck out; Bailor singled
to right [Cerone to second]; Howell flied to left in foul
territory; Carty reached on an error by Brett [Cerone to third,
Bailor to second]; Mayberry singled to center [Cerone scored
(unearned), Bailor scored (unearned), Carty to second]; Wilborn
struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals 10.

ROYALS 5TH: MURPHY REPLACED MOORE (PITCHING); Patek singled to
left; Brett struck out; White grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Patek out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals 10.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Brown grounded out (first to pitcher); McKay
popped to shortstop; Cerone struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Blue Jays 2, Royals 10.

ROYALS 6TH: Otis singled to left; Cowens popped to shortstop;
McRae grounded out (third to first) [Otis to second]; Porter
doubled to right [Otis scored]; WILSON RAN FOR PORTER; Wathan
flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals
11.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: LACOCK REPLACED OTIS (PLAYING 1B); WILSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); WATHAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C );
MINGORI REPLACED LEONARD (PITCHING); Griffin flied out to
center; Bailor flied out to right; Howell struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals 11.

ROYALS 7TH: Hurdle grounded out (first unassisted); Patek
singled to left; Brett singled to right [Patek to second]; White
reached on an error by Howell [Patek to third, Brett to second];
LaCock grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [White out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Blue Jays
2, Royals 11.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Carty walked; WOODS RAN FOR CARTY; Mayberry
singled to right [Woods to second]; Wilborn struck out; Brown
flied out to center; McKay forced Mayberry (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals 11.

ROYALS 8TH: WOODS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); FREISLEBEN
REPLACED MURPHY (PITCHING); Cowens grounded out (third to
first); McRae popped to first in foul territory; Wilson grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 2,
Royals 11.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: Cerone grounded out (second to first); Griffin
flied out to center; Bailor grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 2, Royals 11.

Final Totals R H E LOB
Blue Jays 2 7 3 9
Royals 11 11 2 7

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