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BOXSCORE: 1977 St. Louis Twins At 1977 Houston White Sox            4/19/1977
 
  Twins              AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  L.Bostock CF        4  0  1  0 .397     J.Cruz RF           4  1  0  0 .214  
  R.Carew 2B          4  0  2  0 .392     C.Cedeno CF         4  1  1  1 .271  
  R.Freed RF          3  0  0  0 .293     J.Essian C          2  2  2  1 .308  
  L.Hisle LF          4  1  2  1 .226     O.Gamble LF         4  1  1  1 .211  
  K.Hernandez 1B      4  0  0  0 .313     B.Watson 1B         3  0  0  0 .273  
  T.Simmons C         4  0  2  0 .327     E.Soderholm 3B      4  2  2  1 .250  
  G.Templeton SS      4  0  0  0 .306     A.Howe 2B           3  0  1  1 .208  
  K.Reitz 3B          4  0  0  0 .122     B.Russell SS        3  0  1  2 .240  
  D.Goltz P           2  0  0  0 .000     K.Forsch P          4  0  0  0 .100  
A-M.Tyson PH          1  0  0  0 .000     B.McLaughlin P      0  0  0  0 ----  
  L.Dierker P         0  0  0  0 ----                                          
B-T.Scott PH          1  0  0  0 .143                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      35  1  7  1                 Totals      31  7  8  7
 
A-Pinch Hit For Goltz In 7th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Dierker In 9th Inning
 
INJURY: Ken Forsch INJURED (for 10 more games) in 8th inning
 
Twins........... 0 0 0  0 0 1  0 0 0  -  1  7  1
White Sox....... 1 0 1  1 4 0  0 0    -  7  8  1
 
Twins (7-6)              IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
D.Goltz LOSS(1-1)         6       8   7   7   4   4   1   3.97
L.Dierker                 2       0   0   0   0   1   0   0.00
Totals                    8       8   7   7   4   5   1
 
White Sox (9-5)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
K.Forsch WIN(2-0)         8       7   1   1   1   5   1   3.52
B.McLaughlin              1       0   0   0   0   0   0  21.60
Totals                    9       7   1   1   1   5   1
 
ATTENDANCE- 8,719 DATE- Tuesday, April 19th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Dave Phillips, Larry McCoy, Durwood Merrill, Don Denkinger
T- 2:41
LEFT ON BASE- Twins: 8  White Sox: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Twins: 0  White Sox: 0
ERRORS- K.Reitz, B.McLaughlin
DOUBLES- R.Carew(2nd), L.Hisle(3rd), T.Simmons(5th), C.Cedeno(3rd),
         O.Gamble(2nd), E.Soderholm(3rd)
HOME RUNS- L.Hisle(1st), J.Essian(3rd)
SACRIFICE HITS- A.Howe, B.Russell
WALKS- R.Freed, J.Cruz, J.Essian-2, B.Watson
STRIKE OUTS- L.Bostock, R.Freed, L.Hisle, G.Templeton, D.Goltz, C.Cedeno,
             O.Gamble, B.Watson-2, K.Forsch
PASSED BALLS- J.Essian
2-out RBI- O.Gamble, E.Soderholm, A.Howe, B.Russell
 
The Houston White Sox easily topped the St. Louis Twins; the final score was 7
to 1.
 
Houston took the lead off Dave Goltz in the first inning scoring one runner
utilizing 2 base hits.  After two outs Jim Essian ripped a one-base hit.
Oscar Gamble stepped up next and he doubled.  Bob Watson then was walked
intentionally.  Houston managed 8 hits in their victory.  
 
Ken Forsch(2-0) was the winner allowing 1 run in 8 innings. Goltz(1-1)
suffered the loss.  He was knocked around, surrendering 7 runs in 6 innings.