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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
New York Yankees 2-3L1200 300 000 0 5102
Baltimore Orioles 3-2W1200 000 003 1 692
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 11, 1979
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Mickey Riverscf30.162501000.2385878020
Willie Randolph2b24.279512000.2115441002
Thurman Munsonc31.309512000.28651331020
Reggie Jacksonrf32.328400010.25041654120
Graig Nettles3b34.234502201.40051538140
Chris Chambliss1b30.106311110.18751144120
Jim Spencerdh31.256410000.25031240120
Jay Johnstonelf33.142411000.33331210000
Bucky Dentss27.138401200.2675795030
    Rich Gossagep27.281000000.0004292000
    Paul Mirabellap25.022000000.00028000
    Dick Tidrowp31.333000000.0003180000
Totals: 39510521.2564910711 

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Al Bumbrycf31.356501201.2784630050
Mark Belangerss34.307300000.13351687011
    Billy Smithph-ss-2b25.271200001.0001266000
Ken Singletonrf31.306513000.25051249010
    John Lowensteinpr32.074010000.5003726020
Eddie Murray1b23.047410010.2115326010
Doug DeCinces3b28.225211230.1875498140
Pat Kellylf34.255411010.16731183010
Lee Maydh36.019402100.22251802010
    Larry Harlowpr27.150110000.2504200000
Rick Dempseyc29.210401111.4375473040
Rich Dauer2b26.258100020.1435245030
    Terry Crowleyph32.054100000.0002529000
    Kiko Garciass25.179000000.5002157000
    Don Stanhousep28.058000000.0002200000
Totals: 3669683.2505610171 

Game Stats


2B:  Doug DeCinces (1), Jay Johnstone (1)
HR:  Chris Chambliss (1)
RBIs:  Al Bumbry 2 (5), Chris Chambliss (2), Doug DeCinces 2 (4), Rick Dempsey (4), Bucky Dent 2 (3), Lee May (1), Graig Nettles 2 (4)
SB:  Willie Randolph (2)
CS: Lee May (1)
GDP:  Pat Kelly (1), Graig Nettles (1)

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Ed Figueroa30.17986556306.751.670002161
Rich Gossage  (L 1-1)27.2811.12112006.002.000004327
Paul Mirabella25.0220.1000000----000212
Dick Tidrow31.33301000003.001.000003285
Pitching Totals:9.7966830 00011785

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Jim Palmer33.178910531113.001.000002426
Don Stanhouse  (W 1-0)28.05810001004.502.000002206
Pitching Totals:101053211 0004632

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Rich Gossage; Jim Palmer; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ed Figueroa 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0;  Paul Mirabella 0-0-0;  Dick Tidrow 0-0-0;  Jim Palmer 0-0-0;  Don Stanhouse 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Ed Figueroa 34;  Rich Gossage 8;  Paul Mirabella 1;  Dick Tidrow 1;  Jim Palmer 38;  Don Stanhouse 3; 
Time of Game:  2:49    Attendance:  16,249
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Phipps  1B  Jim O'Connor  2B  Dallas Parks  3B  Bob Roesner 

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