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GAME INFORMATION


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California Angels 19-14L1210 000 110 5111
New York Yankees 17-15W1201 101 001 6161
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 12, 1979
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones


Top Inning 1

Rick Miller vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Dan Ford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Rick Miller advanced to 2b
Rod Carew vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Rick Miller scored
Don Baylor vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Joe Rudi vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled . Rod Carew scored
Brian Downing vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
California Angels lead New York Yankees 2-0


Bottom Inning 1

Willie Randolph vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Thurman Munson vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Graig Nettles vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Reggie Jackson vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Tripled . Graig Nettles scored
Lou Piniella vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled . Reggie Jackson scored
Jim Spencer vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 2-2


Top Inning 2

Carney Lansford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Tripled
Bobby Grich vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Carney Lansford scored
Jim Anderson vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
34Sacrifice bunt to . Bobby Grich advanced to 2b
Rick Miller vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Dan Ford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
California Angels lead New York Yankees 3-2


Bottom Inning 2

Chris Chambliss vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Juan Beniquez vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Bucky Dent vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
California Angels lead New York Yankees 3-2


Top Inning 3

Rod Carew vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Tripled
Don Baylor vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Joe Rudi vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Brian Downing vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
California Angels lead New York Yankees 3-2


Bottom Inning 3

Willie Randolph vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Thurman Munson vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Tripled
Graig Nettles vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Thurman Munson scored
Reggie Jackson vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 3-3


Top Inning 4

Carney Lansford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Bobby Grich vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Jim Anderson vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 3-3


Bottom Inning 4

Lou Piniella vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Jim Spencer vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Lou Piniella advanced to 3b
Chris Chambliss vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
. Lou Piniella scored
Juan Beniquez vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Bucky Dent vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked. Jim Spencer advanced to 2b
Willie Randolph vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 4-3


Top Inning 5

Rick Miller vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Dan Ford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rod Carew vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 4-3


Bottom Inning 5

Thurman Munson vs Dyar Miller  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Thurman Munson stole second base
. Thurman Munson advanced to 3b2 on error by
Graig Nettles vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Reggie Jackson vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Lou Piniella vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 4-3


Top Inning 6

Don Baylor vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Joe Rudi vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Struck out swinging
Brian Downing vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Don Baylor stole second base
. Don Baylor advanced to 3b2 on error by
Carney Lansford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 4-3


Bottom Inning 6

Cliff Johnson vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Chris Chambliss vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Homered
Juan Beniquez vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Unknown event POCS2(13) (8)
Unknown
Bucky Dent vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Willie Randolph vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 5-3


Top Inning 7

Bobby Grich vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Willie Davis vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rick Miller vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Tripled . Bobby Grich scored
Dan Ford vs Luis Tiant  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Rod Carew vs Jim Kaat  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 5-4


Bottom Inning 7

Thurman Munson vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Graig Nettles vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Reggie Jackson vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Lou Piniella vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Reggie Jackson advanced to 2b
Cliff Johnson vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
New York Yankees lead California Angels 5-4


Top Inning 8

Don Baylor vs Jim Kaat  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled
Joe Rudi vs Jim Kaat  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Walked
Brian Downing vs Jim Kaat  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Don Baylor scored, Joe Rudi advanced to 3b
Carney Lansford vs Dick Tidrow  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
1Hit into fielder's choice to . 152Joe Rudi thrown out at home by , advancement unknown, Carney Lansford advanced to 2b
Bobby Grich vs Dick Tidrow  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 5-5


Bottom Inning 8

Chris Chambliss vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Juan Beniquez vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Bucky Dent vs Dave LaRoche  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled . Juan Beniquez advanced to 2b
Willie Randolph vs Dave Frost  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 5-5


Top Inning 9

Willie Aikens vs Dick Tidrow  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Rick Miller vs Dick Tidrow  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Dan Ford vs Dick Tidrow  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Game tied 5-5


Bottom Inning 9

Thurman Munson vs Dave Frost  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Singled
Graig Nettles vs Dave Frost  M
0-0 (0 pitches)
Doubled . Thurman Munson scored
Game tied 5-5


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