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BOXSCORE: 1977 Atlanta Athletics At 1977 St. Louis Twins            4/28/1977
 
  Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Twins              AB  R  H RBI AVG
  W.Gross 3B          4  0  1  0 .200     L.Bostock CF        5  2  2  1 .340  
  M.Perez 2B          5  0  2  1 .250     R.Carew 2B          4  2  2  2 .352  
  W.Montanez 1B       4  0  1  0 .276     R.Freed RF          4  1  1  1 .299  
  G.Matthews LF       4  0  3  0 .455     L.Hisle LF          4  0  1  1 .275  
  M.Page RF           2  0  1  0 .307     K.Hernandez 1B      3  1  0  0 .313  
  B.Pocoroba C        4  0  0  0 .204     T.Simmons C         3  0  2  1 .324  
  R.Picciolo SS       3  0  0  0 .267     R.Eastwick P        1  0  0  0 .000  
  B.Bonnell CF        4  1  1  0 .361     B.Metzger P         0  0  0  0 .000  
  V.Blue P            1  0  0  0 .250     G.Templeton SS      4  0  1  1 .277  
B-R.Scott PH          1  0  0  0 .265     K.Reitz 3B          4  1  1  0 .210  
  M.Leon P            0  0  0  0 .000     B.Schultz P         2  1  1  0 .100  
C-J.Nolan PH          1  0  0  0 .077   A-B.Wynegar C         1  1  0  0 .143  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      33  1  9  1                 Totals      35  9 11  7
 
A-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Schultz In 6th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Blue In 7th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Leon In 9th Inning
 
Athletics....... 0 0 0  0 1 0  0 0 0  -  1  9  2
Twins........... 2 1 1  0 0 4  0 1    -  9 11  0
 
Athletics (8-15)         IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
V.Blue LOSS(1-5)          6      10   8   6   4   3   0   7.09
M.Leon                    2       1   1   1   0   2   0   6.98
Totals                    8      11   9   7   4   5   0
 
Twins (10-12)            IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
B.Schultz WIN(3-1)        5       6   1   1   2   3   0   3.10
R.Eastwick HOLD(1st)      2 1/3   3   0   0   1   0   0   1.86
B.Metzger                 1 2/3   0   0   0   1   2   0   5.91
Totals                    9       9   1   1   4   5   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 13,018 DATE- Thursday, April 28th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Art Frantz, Nick Bremigan, Al Clark, Jerry Neudecker
T- 2:42
LEFT ON BASE- Athletics:10  Twins: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Athletics: 0  Twins: 2
ERRORS- M.Page, V.Blue
DOUBLES- M.Page(7th), R.Carew-2(6th), T.Simmons(7th), B.Schultz
TRIPLES- L.Bostock(4th)
STOLEN BASES- R.Carew(6th)
SACRIFICE HITS- V.Blue
WALKS- W.Gross, M.Page-2, R.Picciolo, R.Carew, R.Freed, K.Hernandez, B.Wynegar
STRIKE OUTS- W.Gross, B.Pocoroba-2, B.Bonnell, V.Blue, L.Bostock-2, L.Hisle,
             R.Eastwick, B.Wynegar
GIDP- W.Montanez-2
WILD PITCHES- V.Blue-3
2-out RBI- T.Simmons
WEB GEMS- Top 7th: Lyman Bostock robbed Barry Bonnell of a Homerun!
 
Rod Carew hit 2 doubles and had 2 RBI as the St. Louis Twins topped the
Atlanta Athletics by a score of 9 to 1 at Busch Stadium.
 
St. Louis set the tone of the game in the first inning scoring 2 runners on 3
hits.  That was all Buddy Schultz(3-1) needed.  St. Louis had a total of 11
hits for the game.  
 
Vida Blue(1-5) absorbed the loss.  He allowed a few too many baserunners
giving up 10 hits and 4 walks in 6 innings.