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Boston Red Sox 9 California Angels 8

+ Boxscore: Wed, May 09,1979
1979-05-08 - 1979-05-10
  123 456 789 10  R H E
California Angels (17-13)102 001 112 X 8171
Boston Red Sox (18-10)000 202 302 X 9111
Date of Game: Wed, May 09,1979
Stadium: Fenway Park
Attendance: 24,815
Time of Game: 3:19

Feats and Milestones
Dave LaRoche:500th career game
Fred Lynn:2 home runs, 5 RBIs
Winning Pitcher: Bill Campbell (1-1)
Losing Pitcher: Dave LaRoche (2-4)

Home Runs: Brian Downing (3), Butch Hobson (1), Fred Lynn 2 (13), Carl Yastrzemski (6)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS1810.643--14711136W1
BAL1911.6331.015911247L1
MIL1812.6001.015611937L1
NYA1514.5173.5118124-6W2
DET1113.4585.01301255L1
CLE918.3338.599150-51W1
TOR822.26711.0118186-68L4
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIN208.714--15712928W3
CAL1713.5674.017013832L1
KCA1613.5524.516915118W1
TEX1513.5365.01291245L1
CHA1315.4647.01481426W1
OAK1218.4009.0113161-48W1
SEA1021.32311.5131172-41L2
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    California Angels Batting
    CALPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Millercf31.0206
    13101.283788152
    Dan Fordrf26.3556
    11001.2965904100
    Rod Carew1b33.2205
    12100.33616641162
    Don Baylordh29.3154
    03110.31310104304
    Joe Rudilf32.2445
    23101.24612625240
    Brian Downingc28.2125
    11201.3246153110
    Carney Lansford3b22.0915
    12101.3021503164
    Bobby Grich2b30.1145
    00002.30310126180
    Bert Campanerisss37.0614
    12111.1602055012
    Mark Clearp22.347000000--10000
    Dave LaRochep30.360000000--500000
    Totals45817828.2962589656-
    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Remy2b26.1825
    11002.293620087
    Rick Burlesonss28.0104
    22011.2967502112
    Fred Lynncf27.0965
    33501.30159813291
    Jim Ricedh26.0624
    11011.3406724212
    Carl Yastrzemskilf39.2615
    12201.28227436211
    Butch Hobson3b27.2664
    11200.2364001101
    George Scott1b35.0472
    00020.23419562180
    Frank Duffypr32.207000000.000914000
    Jim Dwyer1b29.126000000.286376020
    Dwight Evansrf27.1884
    00001.2077926123
    Bob Montgomeryc35.0233
    01002.455367010
    Jim Wrightp28.139000000--12000
    Dick Dragop33.318000000--341000
    Bill Campbellp30.273000000--314000
    Totals36911949.28426710855-
    Game Stats
    California Angels Pitching
    CALAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dave Frost26.173-56440323.960.2452016
    Mark Clear22.347-24333312.770.2710100
    Dave LaRoche30.360L 2-41.11221316.920.1594994
    Totals8.31199494--
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Renko34.150-5.29431603.000.285318264
    Jim Wright28.139-0.10000103.750.0052917
    Dick Drago33.318-27440013.240.2813397181
    Bill Campbell30.273W 1-111001103.600.2093239
    Totals9.01787281--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dave Frost 0-0-0, Mark Clear 0-0-0, Dave LaRoche 0-0-0, Steve Renko 0-0-0, Jim Wright 0-0-0, Dick Drago 0-0-0, Bill Campbell 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dave Frost 21, Mark Clear 14, Dave LaRoche 6, Steve Renko 28, Jim Wright 1, Dick Drago 13, Bill Campbell 5
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dave Frost 6-7, Mark Clear 2-2, Dave LaRoche 1-0, Steve Renko 9-3, Jim Wright 0-0, Dick Drago 4-2, Bill Campbell 1-1

    Umpires: HP: Clarence Merritt 1B: Dick Clegg 2B: John Shulock 3B: Jim McNally


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