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Oakland Athletics 62-68L5000 100 000 162
New York Yankees 71-54W1100 004 20x 781
Date of Game:  Friday, August 25, 1978
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Reggie Jackson - 1000th career RBI
  • Mickey Rivers - 2 home runs
  • Pete Broberg - 200th career game

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Walliscf26.229400010.279912847301
    Dell Alstonrf25.337400002.2443860086
    Mitchell Pagelf26.315401001.287116261135720
    Rico Cartydh38.359302010.295113145922751
    Taylor Duncan3b25.105411000.26880882321
    Mario Guerreross28.331300011.2781165083340
        Rob Piccioloss25.202000000.22257205031
    Dave Revering1b25.194200011.26912612613370
        Wayne Gross1b26.224100000.191922486210
    Bruce Robinsonc24.131401101.33366020
    Mike Edwards2b25.363401000.26512112812023
        Dave Heaverlop28.000000000.00057216000
        Pete Brobergp28.176000000.0005109000
    Totals: 3316146.18210183698 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf29.298422202.261103835103718
    Willie Randolph2b24.050422000.27110040233025
    Thurman Munsonc31.079201110.29911812906562
    Lou Pinielladh34.363311011.3179512213483
    Chris Chambliss1b29.242400000.28512411017692
    Graig Nettles3b34.005311010.263121149520701
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.099311410.2771041615186712
        Paul Blairlf34.206400000.1685418372121
    Bucky Dentss26.274400000.257857524251
        Rich Gossagep27.051000000.00048273000
    Totals: 3178743.25895210821 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Rico Carty (19)
    HR:  Reggie Jackson (18), Mickey Rivers 2 (10)
    RBIs:  Reggie Jackson 4 (67), Thurman Munson (56), Mickey Rivers 2 (37), Bruce Robinson (2)
    SB:  Willie Randolph (25)
    SF:  Thurman Munson (7)
    GDP:  Rico Carty (9), Reggie Jackson (8)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Henry Johnson  (L 10-7)22.00465553322.891.250002828
    Dave Heaverlo28.00013220013.231.3500057216
    Pete Broberg28.17610001004.601.4200029200
    Pitching Totals:8877433 000114444

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Ron Guidry  (W 18-2)27.36285114501.770.990002775
    Rich Gossage27.05111000102.081.0600048308
    Pitching Totals:9611460 00075383

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  John Henry Johnson; Ron Guidry; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  John Henry Johnson 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Pete Broberg 0-0-0;  Ron Guidry 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  John Henry Johnson 26;  Dave Heaverlo 6;  Pete Broberg 4;  Ron Guidry 33;  Rich Gossage 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:16    Attendance:  29,010
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Forman  1B  Jim Dunne  2B  Richie Lazar  3B  Lester Fuchs 

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