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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 14-8W3020 002 000 4110
California Angels 11-14L3010 010 000 241
Date of Game:  Monday, May 04, 1981
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • Gene Nelson - 1st career win, 1st career game
  • Ron Davis - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Randolph2b26.302502000.18522749264
    Jerry Mumphreycf28.237502000.30722704385
    Dave Winfieldlf29.214300020.3162211371121
    Reggie Jacksondh34.351400012.190171941270
    Bob Watson1b35.024301010.17661593000
        Jim Spencer1b33.279000000.140161456120
    Lou Piniellarf37.250411100.172111513120
    Graig Nettles3b36.257311010.213221788470
    Barry Footec29.078422100.14015635450
    Bucky Dentss29.161402201.2002110933110
        Ron Davisp25.272000000.00010111000
    Totals: 35411453.31418412720 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rod Carew1b35.215300011.2632519130104
    Rick Burlesonss30.005400002.300251055271
    Dan Fordrf28.350401002.258238006131
    Fred Lynncf29.091300011.283258525191
    John Harrislf26.233411002.316626110
    Don Baylordh31.310311100.083201252340
    Ed Ottc29.298300101.26016507051
    Bobby Grich2b32.109301002.2212213063110
    Butch Hobson3b29.261300001.19619642140
        Luis Sanchezp27.253000000.00099000
        Andy Hasslerp29.199000000.0009145000
    Totals: 30242212.1331998507 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bucky Dent (3), Dan Ford (4), John Harris (2), Jerry Mumphrey (3), Bob Watson (1)
    HR:  Don Baylor (3), Barry Foote (4), Lou Piniella (1)
    RBIs:  Don Baylor (4), Bucky Dent 2 (11), Barry Foote (5), Ed Ott (5), Lou Piniella (2)
    GDP:  Barry Foote (3), John Harris (2), Reggie Jackson (1)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Gene Nelson  (W 1-0)20.15264222413.001.0000011
    Ron Davis  (Sv 2)25.27230000802.250.5600010111
    Pitching Totals:94222121 00011112

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (L 3-3)35.1365.29444223.141.470006187
    Luis Sanchez27.2532.22001103.001.3900099
    Andy Hassler29.1990.20000004.501.640009245
    Pitching Totals:91144532 00024441

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gene Nelson 0-0-0;  Ron Davis 0-0-0;  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0;  Luis Sanchez 0-0-0;  Andy Hassler 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Gene Nelson 23;  Ron Davis 9;  Geoff Zahn 27;  Luis Sanchez 12;  Andy Hassler 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  30,897
    Umpires:   Home:   Russ Goetz  1B  George Maloney  2B  Ken Kaiser  3B  Bill Haller 

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