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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 60-59L36.541016010 000 220 581
New York Yankees 63-53W214459001 010 13x 6131
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 14, 1979
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Murcer - 2 home runs

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b27.018400002.27510341233026
    Mickey Riverscf30.287411000.270919644316
    Buddy Bell3b27.353411200.301119110513723
    Al Oliverlf32.304311010.325100153510542
    Richie Ziskrf30.189310011.27310696512521
    Willie Montanezdh31.135401001.23411113445470
    Pat Putnam1b25.254411000.28110413514541
    Jim Sundbergc28.088302200.2671128354453
    Nelson Normanss21.083301001.1981081310143
        Sparky Lylep35.023000000.00052732000
        Jim Kernp30.152000000.00053226000
        Dave Rajsichp27.321000000.0001921000
    Totals: 3258425.25010788405 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bobby Murcercf-lf33.086533301.25693164510362
    Willie Randolph2b25.039300020.27211354954925
    Oscar Gamblelf29.237413010.35670109010372
        Fred Stanleyss32.001000000.20029572060
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.088403110.29490174020618
    Chris Chambliss1b30.231401011.278105124415493
    Graig Nettles3b34.359400000.248108164115581
    Jim Spencerdh32.015300001.26979131613330
        Lou Piniellaph35.352111000.307101135711583
    Brad Guldenc23.065301000.136912000
        Roy Whiteph35.231111100.1825718562201
        Jerry Narronc23.212000000.17136362100
    Bucky Dentss27.263300000.2331109001260
        Bobby Brownph-cf25.082100001.2312424032
        Rich Gossagep28.040000000.00017305000
    Totals: 36613554.361104114287 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Lou Piniella (18), Pat Putnam (15), Mickey Rivers (20)
    HR:  Buddy Bell (13), Bobby Murcer 2 (10)
    RBIs:  Buddy Bell 2 (72), Reggie Jackson (61), Bobby Murcer 3 (36), Jim Sundberg 2 (45), Roy White (20)
    CS: Al Oliver (4), Bump Wills (6)
    GDP:  Pat Putnam (6)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Doc Medich30.2486.19332214.851.4500019217
    Sparky Lyle35.02312221103.501.2200052732
    Jim Kern  (L 10-4)30.1520.12112111.471.1100053238
    Dave Rajsich27.3210.10000004.111.510002125
    Pitching Totals:81366542 0001451212

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Luis Tiant  (W 9-6)38.26488552413.861.2800023526
    Rich Gossage  (Sv 7)28.04010000104.501.5400017340
    Pitching Totals:9855251 00040866

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Doc Medich; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Doc Medich 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Jim Kern 0-0-0;  Dave Rajsich 0-0-0;  Luis Tiant 0-0-0;  Rich Gossage 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Doc Medich 29;  Sparky Lyle 6;  Jim Kern 5;  Dave Rajsich 1;  Luis Tiant 31;  Rich Gossage 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:43    Attendance:  24,125
    Umpires:   Home:   Fred Spenn  1B  Jim Evans  2B  Ted Hendry  3B  Larry Barnett 

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