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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 76-54W6110 020 100 5160
Baltimore Orioles 72-59L1012 001 000 471
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 30, 1978
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Graig Nettles - 1500th career game

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Paul Blaircf34.211411001.1795718402131
        Mickey Riversph-cf29.303000010.258108840103819
    Willie Randolph2b24.055412010.27110440633126
    Thurman Munsonc31.084501001.29912312956592
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.104503102.2821091620197114
    Lou Piniellalf35.002422110.31110012263503
    Graig Nettles3b34.010512100.268126150023741
    Chris Chambliss1b29.247503001.29012911069722
    Cliff Johnsondh31.039402200.176624945160
        Gary Thomassonpr27.032100001.225846888344
    Bucky Dentss26.279300000.244907574251
        Rich Gossagep27.056000000.00052277000
    Totals: 40516536.400114412049 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mark Belangerss34.083400003.20411516620136
    Ken Singletonrf31.081411002.297120121518680
    Doug DeCinces3b28.001412201.27611246323594
    Lee Maydh35.160300011.246124177320675
    Eddie Murray1b22.188411000.28313129125775
    Andres Moralf23.097300000.232622126110
        Pat Kellyph34.031100000.2468011606307
    Rick Dempseyc28.351413200.2721114436266
    Rich Dauer2b26.034300000.2661072146390
        Terry Crowleyph31.195100000.23949514090
    Carlos Lopezcf29.337300002.2261072143142
        Tippy Martinezp28.091000000.00041152000
        Joe Kerriganp24.212000000.00021125000
    Totals: 3447419.20611808438 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cliff Johnson (8), Eddie Murray (29), Graig Nettles (20), Lou Piniella 2 (27)
    HR:  Doug DeCinces (23), Rick Dempsey (6)
    RBIs:  Doug DeCinces 2 (59), Rick Dempsey 2 (26), Reggie Jackson (71), Cliff Johnson 2 (16), Graig Nettles (74), Lou Piniella (50)
    SH:  Bucky Dent (6)
    GDP:  Thurman Munson (14), Lou Piniella (11)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Ron Guidry  (W 19-2)28.00277441821.870.990002876
    Rich Gossage  (Sv 20)27.05620000101.971.0300052312
    Pitching Totals:9744192 00080388

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Flanagan26.2584.211440303.961.270003391
    Tippy Martinez  (L 3-3)28.0911.24112104.971.7300040153
    Joe Kerrigan24.2122.21001204.921.6700023127
    Pitching Totals:91655360 00096371

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ron Guidry 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0;  Mike Flanagan 0-0-0;  Tippy Martinez 0-0-0;  Joe Kerrigan 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ron Guidry 29;  Rich Gossage 6;  Mike Flanagan 24;  Tippy Martinez 11;  Joe Kerrigan 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  20,501
    Umpires:   Home:   Mike Reilly  1B  Bill Haller  2B  Ron Luciano  3B  Ken Kaiser 

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