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Boston Red Sox 7 Cleveland Indians 6

+ Boxscore: Sun, April 08,1979
1979-04-07 - 1979-04-09
  123 456 789 101112  R H E
Boston Red Sox (2-1)202 020 000 001 7131
Cleveland Indians (1-2)301 010 001 000 6100
Date of Game: Sun, April 08,1979
Stadium: Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 6,887
Time of Game: 3:44

Feats and Milestones
Gary Allenson:1st career game
Fred Lynn:2 home runs
Mike O'Berry:1st career game, 1st career hit
Chuck Rainey:1st career game
Chuck Rainey:1st career game
Winning Pitcher: Dick Drago (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Victor Cruz (0-1)

Home Runs: Fred Lynn 2 (3)
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Historical Matchup
AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL21.667--12111L1
BOS21.667--14104W1
MIL21.667--1064L1
CLE12.3331.01014-4L1
NYA12.3331.0610-4W1
DET01.0001.028-6L1
TOR03.0002.0926-17L3
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    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Remy2b26.1516
    11001.200595001
    Rick Burlesonss27.3456
    33000.214725001
    Fred Lynncf27.0656
    22401.300573350
    Jim Ricelf26.0314
    12220.364647151
    Carl Yastrzemskidh39.2304
    01020.1822718000
    George Scott1b35.0164
    01020.1001931000
    Jack Brohamer3b29.0415
    01110.333668010
    Dwight Evansrf27.1575
    01010.182767110
    Mike O'Berryc24.3533
    01000.3331000
    Jim Dwyerph29.0951
    00000.000365000
    Gary Allensonc24.063000000--1000
    Chuck Raineyp24.268000000--1000
    Bill Campbellp30.242000000--306000
    Dick Dragop33.287000000--331000
    Totals44713782.232319629-
    Cleveland Indians Batting
    CLEPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Toby Harrah3b30.1646
    12101.1541136011
    Jim Norriscf-lf30.1096
    22000.417249002
    Bobby Bondsrf33.0246
    22101.2861575012
    Andre Thornton1b29.2384
    00102.000619010
    Gary Alexanderc26.0124
    00111.000228011
    Wayne Cagedh27.1375
    02200.22239020
    Ted Coxlf24.0743
    00010.00098000
    Horace Speedpr-cf27.1871
    10001.25090010
    Duane Kuiper2b28.2934
    01000.182535020
    Tom Veryzerss26.0563
    01000.200523010
    Ron Hasseyph26.0401
    00000.00026000
    Dave Roselloss28.2861
    00001.000250000
    Sid Mongep27.363000000--106000
    Dan Spillnerp27.133000000--224000
    Victor Cruzp21.105000000--34000
    Totals44610627.176375732-
    Game Stats
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Stanley24.149-58550109.001.6019417
    Chuck Rainey24.268-31111303.000.67110
    Bill Campbell30.242-21001100.001.0013159
    Dick Drago33.287W 1-020000202.250.003387181
    Totals12.01066270--
    Cleveland Indians Pitching
    CLEAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike Paxton25.217-486620213.502.5016340
    Sid Monge27.363-2.24001200.001.25212317
    Dan Spillner27.133-2.10002000.001.00122964
    Victor Cruz21.105L 0-131113003.600.802340
    Totals12.01377822--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Chuck Rainey (1)
    IBB: Victor Cruz

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Stanley 0-0-0, Chuck Rainey 0-0-0, Bill Campbell 0-0-0, Dick Drago 0-0-0, Mike Paxton 0-0-0, Sid Monge 0-0-0, Dan Spillner 0-0-0, Victor Cruz 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Stanley 23, Chuck Rainey 11, Bill Campbell 8, Dick Drago 6, Mike Paxton 20, Sid Monge 12, Dan Spillner 9, Victor Cruz 12
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Stanley 11-3, Chuck Rainey 3-3, Bill Campbell 4-1, Dick Drago 2-2, Mike Paxton 6-4, Sid Monge 2-3, Dan Spillner 4-3, Victor Cruz 2-6

    Umpires: HP: Don Schirmer 1B: Bob Rice 2B: Dick Nelson 3B: Harry Farnsworth


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