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Baltimore Orioles 60-49L2000 000 000 051
New York Yankees 61-49W2200 001 00x 360
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 06, 1978
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Catfish Hunter - Complete game/Shutout

  • Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Harlowcf26.267401002.2429714731412
        Kiko Garciass24.296000000.30347123084
    Billy Smith2b25.023400001.248662465263
    Eddie Murray1b22.164402000.28310926922644
    Ken Singletonrf31.057300010.29498119314550
    Doug DeCinces3b27.342400001.2629044119473
    Lee Maydh35.136301000.245105175417563
    Pat Kellylf-cf34.007300001.2586311433237
    Rick Dempseyc28.327300000.260894215226
    Mark Belangerss34.059201001.1929616430124
        Terry Crowleyph-lf31.171100000.30039504080
    Totals: 3105016.1618997884 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf29.279411000.2568982162916
    Jay Johnstonerf32.259422000.206561192180
    Thurman Munsonc31.060201020.30410312755512
    Chris Chambliss1b29.223301200.28510910866582
    Graig Nettles3b33.351301100.266106148017581
    Reggie Jacksondh32.080200011.276901601165811
    Gary Thomassonlf27.008300000.228766808324
    Brian Doyle2b23.192300000.2093232000
    Bucky Dentss26.255300000.246707373221
    Totals: 2736331.2227318904 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Thurman Munson (21), Eddie Murray 2 (26)
    RBIs:  Chris Chambliss 2 (58), Graig Nettles (58)
    CS: Brian Doyle (3)
    GDP:  Rick Dempsey (8), Graig Nettles (13)

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Palmer  (L 13-10)32.29586333102.711.1900026412
    Pitching Totals:8633310 00026412

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Catfish Hunter  (W 5-4)32.12095001604.501.2400011471
    Pitching Totals:9500160 00011471

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Palmer 0-0-0;  Catfish Hunter 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Palmer 30;  Catfish Hunter 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:03    Attendance:  40,765
    Umpires:   Home:   Greg Kosc  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  George Maloney  3B  Ted Hendry 

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