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GAME INFORMATION


  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

 
New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
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

 
Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
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

 
New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
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

 
Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
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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