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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 13-16L1000 000 030 371
New York Yankees 19-16W1120 024 11x 11160
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 15, 1979
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Chris Chambliss - 2 home runs
  • Graig Nettles - 2 sacrifice flies
  • Willie Randolph - 4 runs scored, 4 hits

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

     
    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.333413100.3532966821617
    Lou Whitaker2b22.003401201.313281782112
    Rusty Staubdh35.044400001.2931223051120
    Steve Kemprf24.281401001.384273374240
    Jason Thompson1b24.313401000.276274613150
    Jerry Moraleslf30.086400000.225271032270
    Lance Parrishc22.334210010.271271243161
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b31.139311001.239231580170
    Alan Trammellss21.083300001.28223181041
        Sheldon Burnsidep24.144000000.000911000
        Bruce Taylorp26.029000000.000828000
    Totals: 3237315.2192406905 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mickey Riverscf30.196402000.269268992112
        Juan Beniquezpr-cf29.002110001.25922650273
    Willie Randolph2b24.313544101.254354710128
    Thurman Munsonc31.343512000.3243413601161
    Graig Nettles3b34.268302401.3123515685260
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.362412200.3133416847243
    Lou Piniellalf35.261402101.2682612823130
    Jim Spencerdh31.290010010.2972912664100
        Cliff Johnsonph31.298300000.28616524140
    Chris Chambliss1b30.140422300.2113211715110
    Bucky Dentss27.172310010.28432822070
    Totals: 3611161124.44432111697 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Reggie Jackson (7), Lou Piniella 2 (5), Mickey Rivers (4)
    HR:  Chris Chambliss 2 (5)
    RBIs:  Chris Chambliss 3 (11), Reggie Jackson 2 (24), Ron LeFlore (16), Graig Nettles 4 (26), Lou Piniella (13), Willie Randolph (12), Lou Whitaker 2 (11)
    SB:  Ron LeFlore (17)
    CS: Ron LeFlore (3)
    SF:  Reggie Jackson (2), Graig Nettles 2 (3)
    GDP:  Reggie Jackson (8), Jason Thompson (1)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

     
    Detroit TigersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Baker  (L 1-3)22.25826331215.061.63000924
    Sheldon Burnside24.1443.16551105.571.52000911
    Bruce Taylor26.0292.24320116.431.29000828
    Pitching Totals:8161110242 0002663

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tommy John  (W 8-0)35.35997331501.801.010009459
    Pitching Totals:9733150 0009459

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Baker 0-0-0;  Sheldon Burnside 0-0-0;  Bruce Taylor 0-0-0;  Tommy John 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Baker 13;  Sheldon Burnside 16;  Bruce Taylor 12;  Tommy John 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:15    Attendance:  18,876
    Umpires:   Home:   Harold Siroka  1B  Phil Lospitalier  2B  John Shulock  3B  Don Slattery 


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