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BOXSCORE: 1977 St. Louis Twins At 1977 Houston White Sox            4/17/1977
 
  Twins              AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  L.Bostock CF        5  1  3  0 .408     J.Cruz RF           5  0  1  0 .243  
  R.Carew 2B          4  1  1  0 .357     C.Cedeno CF         4  1  1  1 .255  
  R.Freed RF          3  1  0  0 .353   D-T.Puhl PH           1  0  0  0 .200  
B-T.Scott RF          1  0  0  0 .200     J.Essian C          4  0  0  0 .270  
  L.Hisle LF          5  1  3  2 .222     O.Gamble LF         5  1  1  1 .206  
  K.Hernandez 1B      4  0  2  1 .341     B.Watson 1B         4  0  0  0 .313  
  T.Simmons C         4  0  1  0 .293     A.Howe 2B           3  0  0  0 .167  
  G.Templeton SS      4  0  1  1 .333     J.Sambito P         1  0  0  0 .000  
  K.Reitz 3B          5  0  0  0 .140     E.Soderholm 3B      4  0  0  0 .245  
  J.Urrea P           3  0  0  0 .000     B.Russell SS        4  2  3  1 .244  
  T.Johnson P         0  0  0  0 ----     J.Andujar P         2  0  0  0 .200  
  B.Metzger P         1  0  0  0 .000     J.Kucek P           0  0  0  0 .000  
C-D.Ford PH           1  0  1  0 .667   A-J.Brohamer 2B       2  1  1  2 .400  
  C.Carroll P         0  0  0  01.000                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      40  4 12  4                 Totals      39  5  7  5
 
A-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Kucek In 8th Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (RF) For Freed In 8th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Metzger In 11th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Cedeno In 11th Inning
 
Twins........... 1 0 0  1 0 0  0 2 0  0 0 -  4 12  0
White Sox....... 0 0 1  0 0 0  0 3 0  0 1 -  5  7  0
 
Twins (7-4)              IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Urrea                   7 2/3   5   3   3   0   7   2   4.09
T.Johnson BS(1st)         0       1   1   1   1   0   1   3.86
B.Metzger                 2 1/3   0   0   0   0   2   0   4.50
C.Carroll LOSS(1-1)       0 2/3   1   1   1   0   0   1   2.57
Totals                   10 2/3   7   5   5   1   9   4
 
White Sox (7-5)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Andujar                 6       6   2   2   2   1   0   8.16
J.Kucek                   1       2   2   2   1   2   0   3.00
J.Sambito WIN(1-0)        4       4   0   0   1   4   0   2.19
Totals                   11      12   4   4   4   7   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 16,640 DATE- Sunday, April 17th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Ken Kaiser, Bill Haller, Bill Kunkel, Ron Luciano
T- 3:03
LEFT ON BASE- Twins:10  White Sox: 3
DOUBLE PLAYS- Twins: 0  White Sox: 1
DOUBLES- L.Hisle(2nd), B.Russell(2nd)
HOME RUNS- C.Cedeno(1st), O.Gamble(4th), B.Russell(2nd), J.Brohamer(1st)
STOLEN BASES- L.Hisle(1st), K.Hernandez(1st), J.Cruz(4th)
CAUGHT STEALING- L.Hisle
SACRIFICE HITS- R.Carew
SACRIFICE FLIES- K.Hernandez, G.Templeton
WALKS- L.Bostock, R.Carew, R.Freed, T.Simmons, J.Essian
STRIKE OUTS- R.Carew, R.Freed, L.Hisle, G.Templeton, K.Reitz, J.Urrea,
             B.Metzger, J.Cruz, O.Gamble, B.Watson-2, A.Howe, J.Sambito,
             E.Soderholm, J.Andujar-2
GIDP- R.Freed
2-out RBI- L.Hisle, C.Cedeno, O.Gamble
 
Bill Russell cracked a homer as the Houston White Sox defeated the St. Louis
Twins in 11 innings 5 to 4 at Comiskey Park.
 
The score was tied at 4 after nine.  Houston won the hard fought contest in
the 11th inning.  After two outs Oscar Gamble hit a bases-empty home run
giving Houston the win and sending the home town fans into a frenzy.  Houston
won despite being out-hit by St. Louis 12 hits to 7.  
 
The victory went to Joe Sambito(1-0) who went 4 innings, allowing no runs.
Clay Carroll(1-1) was tagged with the loss in relief.