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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 1-1W1000 000 040 470
California Angels 1-1L1100 100 000 271
Date of Game:  Saturday, April 08, 1978
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • Carney Lansford - 1st career game
  • Dwayne Murphy - 1st career game
  • Dave Revering - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Nolan Ryan - 13 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Miguel Dilonelf23.158300002.286277000
        Gary Alexanderph25.012100000.200279000
        Dwayne Murphylf23.020100000.00011000
    Billy Northcf29.328300012.0002721000
    Gary Thomasson1b-rf26.254411011.1252606001
    Tony Armasrf24.270300003.0002124000
        Rob Picciolopr25.063010000.0001149000
        Mike Adams3b29.258100000.000186000
    Dave Reveringdh25.055511102.20011010
    Jim Essianc27.096200011.1672215000
    Wayne Gross3b-1b26.085400002.0002158000
    Mario Guerreross28.192313310.6672394130
    Steve Staggs2b26.338302011.500274001
        Bob Laceyp24.226000000.000165000
        Dave Heaverlop27.226000000.0002161000
    Totals: 33474514.212252911 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rick Millerrf29.354512001.3332630011
    Bobby Grich2b29.083300010.2002840000
    Lyman Bostockcf27.137400100.0002381010
    Joe Rudilf31.213300011.20021102000
    Don Baylordh28.284301010.1672824000
    Ron Fairly1b39.270301002.16722335000
        Ron Jacksonph-1b24.334100000.0001247000
    Dave Chalk3b27.221311010.1672599000
    Rance Mulliniksss22.084301000.167280000
        Carney Lansfordph21.060100000.00011000
    Terry Humphreyc28.247301101.3332355010
        Tony Solaitaph31.083100001.0001401000
        Paul Hartzellp24.157000000.000141000
        Dave LaRochep29.329000000.0001433000
    Totals: 3327246.212238269 

    Game Stats


    HR:  Mario Guerrero (1)
    RBIs:  Lyman Bostock (1), Mario Guerrero 3 (3), Terry Humphrey (1), Dave Revering (1)
    SB:  Rick Miller (1), Steve Staggs (1), Gary Thomasson (1)
    CS: Lyman Bostock (2), Billy North (1)
    SH:  Jim Essian (1)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Matt Keough22.28067222503.001.5000018
    Bob Lacey  (W 1-0)24.22620002000.001.00000165
    Dave Heaverlo  (Sv 1)27.22610000100.000.000002161
    Pitching Totals:9722460 0004234

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nolan Ryan31.067620041300.001.000001332
    Paul Hartzell  (L 0-1)24.157133311027.004.00000179
    Dave LaRoche29.32922110014.501.000001432
    Pitching Totals:97445141 0003843

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Matt Keough 0-0-0;  Bob Lacey 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0;  Paul Hartzell 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Matt Keough 27;  Bob Lacey 7;  Dave Heaverlo 3;  Nolan Ryan 24;  Paul Hartzell 8;  Dave LaRoche 9; 
    Time of Game:  3:04    Attendance:  18,131
    Umpires:   Home:   Dave Phillips  1B  Larry McCoy  2B  Steve Palermo  3B  Don Denkinger 

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