Storm Riders defeat Memphis Magicians 2-0


Storm Riders 2, Memphis Magicians 0
Game 130

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Magicians 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ? 6 ? 0 ?
Riders 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 - 2 ? 6 ? 1 ?
W: Appier, K. (6-11)
L: Saberhagen, B. (8-9)
S: Smith, D. (20)
HR: none


Frank Howard had 2 base hits at The Kingdome '78 where the Storm Riders beat the Memphis Magicians by the score of 2 to 0.

Storm took the lead for keeps in the bottom of the 2nd inning scoring one runner. Eddie Mathews tripled. Rico Petrocelli was next to the plate and he hit a sacrifice fly scoring the run. That was all the offense they were to need. Both teams finished the game with 6 hits.

Kevin Appier(6-11) went 6 innings allowing no runs for the win. Appier was helped out by Dave Smith who recorded his 20th save. The losing pitcher was Bret Saberhagen(8-9).


at Kingdome '78


Memphis Magicians

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
K. Gleason 2B 4 0 1 0 .273
P. Dougherty RF 4 0 0 0 .288
T. Speaker CF 4 0 0 0 .303
H. Heilmann LF 4 0 1 0 .344
G. Sisler 1B 4 0 2 0 .274
I. Wingo C 4 0 0 0 .224
R. Cannady 3B 3 0 0 0 .257
C. Galloway SS 3 0 1 0 .243
B. Saberhagen P 2 0 1 0 .116
   A - L. Frazier PH 1 0 0 0 .222
L. Sherry P 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Sambito P 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Drago P 0 0 0 0 .000
B. McClure P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 0 6 0

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
B. Saberhagen (L, 8-9) 6 6 2 2 0 4 0 102 2.99
L. Sherry 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3.62
J. Sambito 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5.94
D. Drago 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 3.86
B. McClure 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2.44
Totals 8 6 2 2 0 5 0

Storm Riders

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
W. Wilson CF 4 1 2 0 .248
B. Doran 2B 4 0 0 0 .239
B. Ruth RF 3 0 0 0 .304
F. Howard LF 3 0 2 1 .261
   C - J. Jackson LF 0 0 0 0 .215
E. Mathews 3B 3 1 1 0 .253
R. Petrocelli SS 2 0 1 1 .270
T. Kluszewski 1B 3 0 0 0 .284
D. Smith P 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Pena C 3 0 0 0 .178
K. Appier P 2 0 0 0 .143
B. Shirley P 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Jackson P 0 0 0 0 .000
   B - B. Dahlgren 1B 1 0 0 0 .104
Totals 28 2 6 2

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
K. Appier (W, 6-11) 6 5 0 0 0 7 0 90 4.56
B. Shirley (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 5.59
M. Jackson (H, 18) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 11 4.14
D. Smith (S, 20) 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 38 4.52
Totals 9 6 0 0 1 9 0


A-Pinch Hit For Saberhagen In 7th Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (1B) For Jackson In 8th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (LF) For Howard In 9th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 34,469
T- 2:25
LEFT ON BASE- Magicians: 7 Riders: 3
DOUBLE PLAYS- Magicians: 1 Riders: 1
ERRORS- E.Mathews
DOUBLES- W.Wilson(16th), F.Howard(15th), R.Petrocelli(32nd)
TRIPLES- E.Mathews(6th)
SACRIFICE FLIES- R.Petrocelli
WALKS- R.Cannady
STRIKE OUTS- P.Dougherty-2, T.Speaker, H.Heilmann, I.Wingo, R.Cannady-2,
B.Saberhagen, L.Frazier, B.Doran, T.Kluszewski, T.Pena-2, K.Appier
GIDP- I.Wingo, E.Mathews










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