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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 14-14L3000 002 012 591
New York Yankees 16-10W3501 011 11x 10161
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 08, 1977
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Thurman Munson - 4 runs scored, 4 hits

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Northcf28.358411011.23926689158
    Rodney Scottss23.204401210.3042176034
    Mitchell Pagerf25.206312110.37728287228
        Matt Alexanderpr-rf30.098000000.50014195011
        Larry Murrayph24.037100001.241828011
    Wayne Gross3b25.115422101.28928388191
    Manny Sanguillenc33.048401100.3242811301160
        Jeff Newmanc28.239000000.0831861011
    Earl Williams1b28.298400000.271288126110
    Rich McKinneydh30.167300010.18718273360
    Marty Perez2b30.069411001.22210801010
    Sheldon Mallorylf23.296401002.2941818033
        Jim Umbargerp24.080000000.000448000
        Stan Bahnsenp32.144000000.0009234000
    Totals: 3559546.2572584431 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Randolph2b22.306501101.303261811114
    Mickey Riverscf28.189400001.302216151134
    Thurman Munsonc29.336544100.3372610495183
    Reggie Jacksonrf30.355411111.2762413894143
    Chris Chambliss1b28.133523100.300258454200
    Roy Whitelf33.133412100.3262515793121
    Graig Nettles3b32.261412301.1872412404141
    Carlos Maydh28.356211010.275181107020
    Bucky Dentss25.165402100.253265351120
    Totals: 371016924.4322158540 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Wayne Gross (6), Sheldon Mallory (1), Mitchell Page (11), Marty Perez (4), Manny Sanguillen (4)
    3B:  Thurman Munson (2)
    HR:  Wayne Gross (8), Thurman Munson (5), Graig Nettles (4), Mitchell Page (7)
    RBIs:  Chris Chambliss (20), Bucky Dent (12), Wayne Gross (19), Reggie Jackson (14), Thurman Munson (18), Graig Nettles 3 (14), Mitchell Page (22), Willie Randolph (11), Manny Sanguillen (16), Rodney Scott 2 (3), Roy White (12)
    SB:  Billy North (8)
    CS: Rodney Scott (6)
    GDP:  Chris Chambliss (3), Roy White (3)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dock Ellis  (L 1-4)32.05826661017.331.810006264
    Jim Umbarger24.0803.17210105.872.09000894
    Stan Bahnsen32.1442.23221316.881.7600010354
    Pitching Totals:816109242 00024712

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mike Torrez  (W 5-1)30.25399554624.051.300006253
    Pitching Totals:9955462 0006253

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Stan Bahnsen; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dock Ellis 0-0-0;  Jim Umbarger 0-0-0;  Stan Bahnsen 0-0-0;  Mike Torrez 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dock Ellis 13;  Jim Umbarger 15;  Stan Bahnsen 13;  Mike Torrez 39; 
    Time of Game:  2:49    Attendance:  35,542
    Umpires:   Home:   Ron Luciano  1B  Ken Kaiser  2B  Bill Haller  3B  Bill Kunkel 

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