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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 62-70L7020 000 000 260
New York Yankees 73-54W3300 011 01x 680
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 27, 1978
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Chris Chambliss - 2 home runs
  • Graig Nettles - 2 home runs

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Miguel Dilonecf23.299400000.23311418911132
    Dell Alstonlf25.339300010.2404062087
    Dave Revering1b25.196401001.26812812813370
    Rico Cartydh38.361412100.296115146123781
    Mitchell Pagerf26.317411001.289118263135820
    Bruce Robinsonc24.133301100.32188030
    Mario Guerreross28.333300000.2761185103340
    Taylor Duncan3b-2b25.107300000.26382902321
    Mike Edwards2b26.000201000.26712313012123
        Rob Picciolo2b25.204000000.22258206031
        Wayne Grossph-3b26.226100001.189942506210
        Dave Heaverlop28.002000000.00058217000
    Totals: 3126213.19410563514 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf29.300300102.260105837103818
    Thurman Munsonc31.081411001.29812012926572
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.101400000.2741061617186713
    Chris Chambliss1b29.244422301.28912611039722
    Graig Nettles3b34.007322210.267123149723731
    Lou Piniellalf34.365401001.3159712233483
    Jim Spencerdh31.028311001.2275812247220
    Bucky Dentss26.276300000.252877544251
    Fred Stanley2b31.014301001.22465527190
        Rich Gossagep27.053000000.00049274000
    Totals: 3168617.25893610348 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Rico Carty (21)
    3B:  Mitchell Page (7)
    HR:  Rico Carty (23), Chris Chambliss 2 (9), Graig Nettles 2 (23)
    RBIs:  Rico Carty (78), Chris Chambliss 3 (72), Graig Nettles 2 (73), Mickey Rivers (38), Bruce Robinson (3)
    CS: Dell Alston (9), Mike Edwards (15)
    SF:  Mickey Rivers (6)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Langford  (L 6-10)26.1605.16550433.081.220003382
    Dave Heaverlo28.0022.22111313.221.3400058217
    Pitching Totals:8866174 00091299

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Catfish Hunter  (W 9-4)32.14175221013.891.1600015475
    Rich Gossage  (Sv 18)27.05321000302.051.0500049309
    Pitching Totals:9622131 00064784

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rick Langford 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Catfish Hunter 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rick Langford 22;  Dave Heaverlo 11;  Catfish Hunter 25;  Rich Gossage 7; 
    Time of Game:  1:55    Attendance:  40,628
    Umpires:   Home:   Joe Brinkman  1B  Russ Goetz  2B  Nick Bremigan  3B  Dale Ford 


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