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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 69-56W1013 120 000 7121
Minnesota Twins 66-60L2000 400 100 572
Date of Game:  Friday, August 24, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Willie Randolph2b25.049522000.27512155755126
Len Randlecf30.193412110.23812888020
Lou Piniellalf35.362512301.310108136411653
Reggie Jacksonrf33.098511001.29799174921658
Chris Chambliss1b30.241502100.277114125315503
Graig Nettles3b35.004312210.251117165016631
Roy Whitedh35.241400001.1916418632241
Jerry Narronc23.222400002.15041412100
Bucky Dentss27.273311010.2301179071280
    Rich Gossagep28.050000000.00022310000
Totals: 38712735.31681510582 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Bob Randall2b31.075310010.288604350122
    Glenn Adamsph31.325100001.3041064458482
John Castino3b24.305402001.2811141143395
    Butch Wynegarph23.163100001.2681175456492
Roy Smalleyss26.303310010.30412665622842
Ron Jackson1b26.107302110.26812347411543
Jose Moralesdh34.237210000.266714702190
    Danny Goodwinph25.356100000.31531942170
Dave Edwardsrf25.181311101.25969846235
    Rob Wilfongph-lf25.357100001.3251102737499
Ken Landreauxcf24.245411300.318123239107010
Bombo Riveralf27.022301000.281872612225
    Hosken Powellph-rf24.102100000.292781992315
Glenn Borgmannc29.091300001.22026437081
    Mike Cubbageph29.034100000.268755142191
    Roger Ericksonp22.359000000.00033000
Totals: 3457536.20613195243 

Game Stats


2B:  John Castino (12), Reggie Jackson (17), Lou Piniella (20), Willie Randolph (11)
HR:  Ken Landreaux (10), Graig Nettles (16)
RBIs:  Chris Chambliss (50), Dave Edwards (23), Ron Jackson (54), Ken Landreaux 3 (70), Graig Nettles 2 (63), Lou Piniella 3 (65), Len Randle (2)
CS: Lou Piniella (1)
SH:  Jose Morales (4)

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Ron Guidry  (W 13-7)28.3616.26543312.741.1100026109
Rich Gossage  (Sv 11)28.0502.11000303.481.2900022345
Pitching Totals:9754361 00048454

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Geoff Zahn  (L 10-4)33.248511760413.711.2800018135
Roger Erickson22.35941003105.971.630001855
Pitching Totals:91276351 00036190

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ron Guidry 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0;  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0;  Roger Erickson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Ron Guidry 29;  Rich Gossage 9;  Geoff Zahn 25;  Roger Erickson 16; 
Time of Game:  2:32    Attendance:  29,800
Umpires:   Home:   Jim McKean  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  John Shulock  3B  George Maloney 

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