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New York Yankees 48-42W1000 010 100 2110
Minnesota Twins 39-49L7000 000 000 060
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 19, 1978
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Dan Ford - 500th career game
  • Mickey Rivers - 200th career stolen base
  • Ed Figueroa - Complete game/Shutout

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Randolph2b24.013501001.2516736932016
    Mickey Riverscf29.261512100.2517080252411
    Thurman Munsonrf31.042402100.2958312555431
    Lou Piniellalf34.326400000.3036511912293
    Chris Chambliss1b29.205401000.2899010676492
    Graig Nettles3b33.333402000.24686146017431
    Cliff Johnsondh30.363301011.194514835140
    Fred Stanleyss30.341401001.23946508160
    Mike Heathc23.164411001.3141111020
    Totals: 37211214.2975697146 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf23.066400000.23760602183
    Roy Smalleyss25.267400000.269864589430
    Rod Carew1b32.291401001.35283156554716
    Mike Cubbage3b27.363301012.315703844361
    Glenn Adamsdh30.289401000.244622865150
    Dan Fordcf26.061303000.294815008514
    Rich Chileslf28.239400000.275502430120
    Butch Wynegarc22.127300000.249733663291
    Rob Wilfong2b24.321300000.28140112173
    Totals: 3206013.1886053974 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dan Ford (21)
    RBIs:  Thurman Munson (43), Mickey Rivers (24)
    SB:  Mickey Rivers (11)
    CS: Dan Ford (6)
    GDP:  Fred Stanley (3)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Ed Figueroa  (W 8-7)29.27896001303.641.3400018142
    Pitching Totals:9600130 00018142

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (L 8-8)32.212911221403.151.3300020102
    Pitching Totals:91122140 00020102

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ed Figueroa 0-0-0;  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ed Figueroa 34;  Geoff Zahn 38; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  29,591
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Evans  1B  Durwood Merrill  2B  Marty Springstead  3B  Larry Barnett 

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