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BOXSCORE: 1977 St. Louis Twins At 1977 Houston White Sox             5/2/1977
 
  Twins              AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  R.Carew 2B          4  0  0  0 .343     J.Cruz RF           3  0  0  0 .282  
  J.Mumphrey CF       5  0  0  0 .286     C.Cedeno CF         2  0  1  0 .265  
  R.Freed RF          4  0  0  0 .287   B-R.Metzger PR        0  0  0  0 .000  
C-T.Scott RF          0  0  0  0 .200     B.McLaughlin P      0  0  0  0 ----  
  L.Hisle LF          4  2  1  0 .271     J.Kucek P           0  0  0  0 .000  
  K.Hernandez 1B      4  1  2  1 .319   D-J.Brohamer PH       1  0  0  0 .364  
  T.Simmons C         3  2  2  2 .341     J.Sambito P         0  0  0  0 .000  
  G.Templeton SS      4  1  2  2 .320     J.Essian C          4  0  1  0 .301  
  K.Reitz 3B          4  0  0  1 .198     O.Gamble LF,CF      4  0  0  0 .208  
  J.Urrea P           4  0  0  0 .059     B.Watson 1B         4  0  0  0 .283  
                                          A.Howe 2B           3  0  0  0 .154  
                                          E.Soderholm 3B      3  0  2  0 .225  
                                          B.Russell SS        3  0  0  0 .275  
                                          J.Niekro P          1  0  0  0 .167  
                                        A-T.Puhl PH,LF        2  0  0  0 .100  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      36  6  7  6                 Totals      30  0  4  0
 
A-Pinch Hit For Niekro In 6th Inning
B-Pinch Ran For Cedeno In 6th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (RF) For Freed In 8th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Kucek In 8th Inning
 
INJURY: Cesar Cedeno INJURED (for 1 more game) in 6th inning
 
Twins........... 0 1 0  1 0 0  0 0 4  -  6  7  0
White Sox....... 0 0 0  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  0  4  2
 
Twins (12-14)            IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Urrea WIN(4-0)          9       4   0   0   1   5   0   3.74
Totals                    9       4   0   0   1   5   0
 
White Sox (14-13)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
J.Niekro LOSS(1-4)        6       4   2   1   0   0   1   3.86
B.McLaughlin              0 2/3   1   0   0   0   1   0   5.68
J.Kucek                   1 1/3   0   0   0   0   1   0   2.57
J.Sambito                 1       2   4   3   1   0   0   4.02
Totals                    9       7   6   4   1   2   1
 
ATTENDANCE- 11,662 DATE- Monday, May 2nd 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Average
UMPIRES- Jim McKean, Dale Ford, Lou Dimuro, Bill Deegan
T- 2:34
LEFT ON BASE- Twins: 5  White Sox: 5
DOUBLE PLAYS- Twins: 0  White Sox: 0
ERRORS- J.Cruz, E.Soderholm
TRIPLES- G.Templeton-2(4th)
HOME RUNS- T.Simmons(3rd)
CAUGHT STEALING- J.Essian
WALKS- T.Simmons, J.Cruz
HIT BY PITCH- R.Carew, C.Cedeno
STRIKE OUTS- K.Reitz, J.Urrea, O.Gamble, B.Watson-2, A.Howe, B.Russell
2-out RBI- T.Simmons-2
 
Ted Simmons touched them all and had 2 RBI and John Urrea delivered 9 solid
innings at Comiskey Park as the St. Louis Twins beat the Houston White Sox 6
to 0.
 
Urrea(4-0) was virtually untouchable.  He allowed just 4 hits and 1 walk in 9
innings dropping his ERA from 4.66 to 3.74.  St. Louis totaled 7 hits on the
afternoon.  
 
Joe Niekro(1-4) was hit with the loss.  He pitched 6 innings giving up only 4
hits and no walks. 'Urrea was the man today,' Paul Long said.  'He had just
about every pitch working.'