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Cleveland Indians 8 New York Yankees 4

+ Boxscore: Sat, May 26,1979
1979-05-25 - 1979-05-27
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (23-20)001 020 100 4103
Cleveland Indians (19-23)102 122 00X 8122
Date of Game: Sat, May 26,1979
Stadium: Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 27,710
Time of Game: 2:15

Feats and Milestones
Bobby Bonds:4 runs scored
Winning Pitcher: Rick Waits (6-3)
Losing Pitcher: Tommy John (9-1)

Home Runs: Gary Alexander (7), Bobby Bonds (6), Cliff Johnson (2)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL2914.674--22716166W3
BOS2517.5953.521417341L3
MIL2620.5654.522318439W5
NYA2320.5356.019817919L2
CLE1923.4529.5169204-35W3
DET1621.43210.0179194-15L1
TOR1233.26718.0173253-80W1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.2074
    00100.3069072132
    Willie Randolph2b24.3245
    00001.26347801411
    Thurman Munsonc31.3544
    03100.32913671211
    Graig Nettles3b34.2794
    00001.30215768330
    Lou Piniellalf35.2724
    00000.28212863131
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.0084
    01001.29816928283
    Chris Chambliss1b30.1514
    23000.26211796150
    Cliff Johnsondh31.3094
    11200.300526260
    Bucky Dentss27.1834
    12000.2768300100
    Ray Burrisp28.277000000.000237000
    Jim Kaatp40.200000000.000652000
    Totals37410403.29035110730-
    Cleveland Indians Batting
    CLEPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Bondsdh33.0725
    43101.28716146209
    Paul Daderf27.1715
    01100.2762790129
    Rick Manningcf24.2665
    13200.26751211611
    Andre Thornton1b29.2863
    01111.2016566242
    Toby Harrah3b30.2124
    00000.21811754207
    Gary Alexanderc26.0603
    11111.2032667261
    Jim Norrislf30.1574
    01000.2222752117
    Tom Veryzerss26.1044
    11001.241562092
    Duane Kuiper2b28.3414
    11000.257573081
    Totals37812624.2423435912-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tommy John36.004L 9-14.17631221.840.1011461420
    Ray Burris28.277-1.23221106.650.1715238148
    Jim Kaat40.200-22000104.090.186681607
    Totals8.01285242--
    Cleveland Indians Pitching
    CLEAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rick Waits27.011W 6-3910440313.750.141012488
    Totals9.01044031--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Tommy John (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Tommy John 0-0-0, Ray Burris 0-0-0, Jim Kaat 0-0-0, Rick Waits 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Tommy John 22, Ray Burris 9, Jim Kaat 8, Rick Waits 38
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Tommy John 8-4, Ray Burris 4-0, Jim Kaat 2-3, Rick Waits 14-11

    Umpires: HP: Dale Ford 1B: Mike Reilly 2B: John Shulock 3B: Bill Kunkel


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