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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 23-20L264813001 020 100 4103
Cleveland Indians 19-23W39.551018102 122 00x 8122
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 26, 1979
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Bonds - 4 runs scored

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf30.207400100.306349072132
    Willie Randolph2b24.324500001.2634247801411
    Thurman Munsonc31.354403100.3294113671211
    Graig Nettles3b34.279400001.3024315768330
    Lou Piniellalf35.272400000.2823012863131
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.008401001.2984216928283
    Chris Chambliss1b30.151423000.2624011796150
    Cliff Johnsondh31.309411200.30018526260
    Bucky Dentss27.183412000.276408300100
        Ray Burrisp28.277000000.00015237000
        Jim Kaatp40.200000000.0006652000
    Totals: 37410403.27035110730 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bobby Bondsdh33.072543101.2874216146209
    Paul Daderf27.171501100.276282790129
    Rick Manningcf24.266513200.2673851211611
    Andre Thornton1b29.286301111.201406566242
    Toby Harrah3b30.212400000.2184211754207
    Gary Alexanderc26.060311111.203412667261
    Jim Norrislf30.157401000.222292752117
    Tom Veryzerss26.104411001.24142562092
    Duane Kuiper2b28.341411000.25741573081
    Totals: 37812624.3243435912 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bobby Bonds 2 (13), Chris Chambliss (5), Paul Dade (3), Andre Thornton (9)
    HR:  Gary Alexander (7), Bobby Bonds (6), Cliff Johnson (2)
    RBIs:  Gary Alexander (26), Bobby Bonds (20), Paul Dade (12), Cliff Johnson 2 (6), Rick Manning 2 (16), Thurman Munson (21), Mickey Rivers (13), Andre Thornton (24)
    SB:  Rick Manning (11)
    SF:  Mickey Rivers (4)
    GDP:  Rick Manning (2), Jim Norris (2)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Tommy John  (L 9-1)36.0044.17631221.840.9800011461
    Ray Burris28.2771.23221106.651.8300015238
    Jim Kaat40.20022000104.091.730006681
    Pitching Totals:81285242 000321380

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Waits  (W 6-3)27.011910440313.751.3800010124
    Pitching Totals:91044031 00010124

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Tommy John; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tommy John 0-0-0;  Ray Burris 0-0-0;  Jim Kaat 0-0-0;  Rick Waits 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tommy John 22;  Ray Burris 9;  Jim Kaat 8;  Rick Waits 38; 
    Time of Game:  2:15    Attendance:  27,710
    Umpires:   Home:   Dale Ford  1B  Mike Reilly  2B  John Shulock  3B  Bill Kunkel 

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