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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 70-57W1011 410 000 7121
Texas Rangers 62-69L5103 000 000 491
Date of Game:  Monday, August 27, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Reggie Jackson - 4 strikeouts
  • Al Oliver - 4 hits

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bobby Murcercf33.099501001.254103165512442
    Willie Randolph2b25.052523001.27612355955126
    Oscar Gamblelf29.250512401.36173109311422
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.101500004.293101175121658
    Chris Chamblissdh30.244400010.277116125515503
    Graig Nettles3b35.007411100.253119165216641
    Jim Spencer1b32.028412000.28483132015380
    Brad Guldenc23.078311011.1401821010
    Bucky Dentss27.276212000.2341199091280
        Fred Stanleyss32.014100001.230365792110
        Ron Davisp24.021000000.0003236000
    Totals: 38712529.31692310830 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b27.031310010.26711542443328
    Billy Samplecf24.147410001.2681101185296
    Al Oliverlf32.317514300.321111154610622
    Buddy Bellss-3b28.000401000.303131111717793
    Richie Ziskrf30.202401000.27611797614551
    John Ellisdh31.003202110.2819577111542
        Mickey Riversph30.300100001.2711029755336
    Eric Soderholm3b30.337300000.2521087889480
        Willie Montanezph31.148100000.23311713505470
        Nelson Normanss21.096000000.1981161390153
    Jim Sundbergc28.101400000.2641248475523
    Pat Putnam1b25.267411001.28111214315551
        Danny Darwinp23.307000000.000810000
        Sparky Lylep35.036000000.00055735000
    Totals: 3549423.25714219939 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Al Oliver (22), Jim Spencer (14)
    HR:  Oscar Gamble (11)
    RBIs:  John Ellis (54), Oscar Gamble 4 (42), Graig Nettles (64), Al Oliver 3 (62)
    SH:  Billy Sample (10), Bump Wills (9)
    SF:  Graig Nettles (7)
    GDP:  Jim Sundberg (14)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Tommy John  (W 17-6)36.09779431102.931.2200030480
    Ron Davis  (Sv 7)24.02120001203.051.390003236
    Pitching Totals:9943230 00062516

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Fergie Jenkins  (L 13-11)35.258410761314.141.3000030541
    Danny Darwin23.30711001204.341.090001417
    Sparky Lyle35.03641000403.431.1800055735
    Pitching Totals:91276291 000991293

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Fergie Jenkins; 
    Balks:  Danny Darwin; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tommy John 0-0-0;  Ron Davis 0-0-0;  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0;  Danny Darwin 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tommy John 32;  Ron Davis 7;  Fergie Jenkins 25;  Danny Darwin 4;  Sparky Lyle 13; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  24,922
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Clark  1B  Durwood Merrill  2B  Dallas Parks  3B  Dave Phillips 

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