BLUE JAYS FANS


1979 Season
[1979 Season Index]
1979-08-09 Kansas City Royals 10 @ Toronto Blue Jays 3Final
1979-08-06 Kansas City Royals 16 @ Toronto Blue Jays 12Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1979-08-07 Toronto Blue Jays – 3 Kansas City Royals – 2 FINAL 112 34-78
Night Game | Streak: 1 | W: Underwood, L: Splittorff
Box Score & Play By PlayGame Discussion (0)
FAN RATING
45%
Based on 11 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1979-08-07 | Time: 1:58 | Attendance: 23,779

at Exhibition Stadium — Toronto, ON

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1979 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Tuesday, August 7, 1979 (N) at Exhibition Stadium
KC  A    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  –   2  2  0
TOR A    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  –   3  8  1
BATTING
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
White 2b                      4   1   0   0       0   1       5   1
McRae dh                      4   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Otis cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Brett 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   5
Cowens rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Porter c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Scott 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Patek ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Wilson lf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Splittorff p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Quisenberry p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   2   2       1   1      26   8
FIELDING – 
PB: Porter (11).
BATTING – 
HR: McRae (6,3rd inning off Underwood 1 on 2 out).
SH: Wilson (11,off Underwood).
HBP: Patek (3,by Underwood).
Team LOB: 3.
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       0   4
Bailor rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Howell 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Carty dh                      3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Velez lf                      3   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
  Cannon pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bosetti cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      14   1
Cerone c                      4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Gomez 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Underwood p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       33   3   8   3       1   2      27  14
FIELDING – 
E: Underwood (4).
BATTING – 
SF: Carty (4,off Splittorff).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Splittorff L(10-12)           8.2   7   3   2   1   2   0  34
Quisenberry                   0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8.2   8   3   2   1   2   0  35
Inherited Runners – Scored: Quisenberry 2-1.
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Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Underwood W(5-13)             9     2   2   0   1   1   1  32
HBP: Underwood (7,Patek).
Umpires: HP – Russ Goetz, 1B – Ken Kaiser, 2B – Rocky Roe, 3B – Ron Luciano
Time of Game: 1:58   Attendance: 23779
Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Toronto Blue Jays        
1. White               2b        Griffin             ss
2. McRae               dh        Bailor              rf
3. Otis                cf        Howell              3b
4. Brett               3b        Carty               dh
5. Cowens              rf        Velez               lf
6. Porter              c         Bosetti             cf
7. Scott               1b        Mayberry            1b
8. Patek               ss        Cerone              c
9. Wilson              lf        Gomez               2b
   Splittorff          p         Underwood           p

ROYALS 1ST: White grounded out (third to first); McRae flied out
to center; Otis grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin singled to center; Bailor flied out to
right; Howell singled to left [Griffin to second]; Porter
allowed a passed ball [Griffin to third, Howell to second];
Carty hit a sacrifice fly to left [Griffin scored]; Velez
singled to center [Howell scored (unearned)]; Bosetti popped to
second; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 2ND: Brett singled to shortstop; Cowens flied out to
center; Porter popped to catcher in foul territory; Scott flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Mayberry grounded out (second to first); Cerone
flied out to right; Gomez popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 0, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Patek grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson
flied out to right; White reached on an error by Underwood
[White to third]; McRae homered (unearned) [White scored
(unearned)]; Otis grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R (0 ER), 1
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Griffin singled; Bailor flied out to center;
Howell popped to shortstop; Carty grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 4TH: Brett flied out to left; Cowens grounded out (third
to first); Porter lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Velez struck out; Bosetti grounded out (first
unassisted); Mayberry popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 5TH: Scott flied out to center; Patek flied out to left;
Wilson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Cerone grounded out (shortstop to first); Gomez
popped to shortstop; Griffin flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 6TH: White struck out; McRae flied out to center; Otis
walked; Brett grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Bailor grounded out (third to first); Howell
singled to right; Carty grounded out (third to first) [Howell to
second]; Velez popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals
2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 7TH: Cowens grounded out (pitcher to first); Porter
grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Bosetti grounded out (third to first); Mayberry
popped to shortstop; Cerone grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 8TH: Patek was hit by a pitch; Wilson out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Patek to second]; White grounded out
(third to first); McRae grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Gomez struck out; Griffin popped to second;
Bailor singled to center; Howell flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

ROYALS 9TH: Otis grounded out (second to first); Brett grounded
out (first to pitcher); Cowens flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 2, Blue Jays 2.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: Carty flied out to center; Velez walked; CANNON
RAN FOR VELEZ; Bosetti singled to left [Cannon to second];
Mayberry forced Bosetti (first to shortstop) [Cannon to third];
QUISENBERRY REPLACED SPLITTORFF (PITCHING); Cerone singled to
right [Cannon scored, Mayberry to second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Royals 2, Blue Jays 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           2   2   0    3
 Blue Jays        3   8   1    6