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New York Yankees 5 Cleveland Indians 4

+ Boxscore: Sun, May 27,1979
1979-05-26 - 1979-05-28
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (24-21)201 000 110 5111
Cleveland Indians (20-24)100 003 000 4111
Date of Game: Sun, May 27,1979
Stadium: Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 40,648
Time of Game: 2:54

Feats and Milestones
Willie Randolph:100th career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Ray Burris (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Sid Monge (2-5)

Home Runs: Lou Piniella (4)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL2916.644--23117655L2
BOS2617.6052.021517342W1
MIL2621.5534.022418638L1
NYA2421.5335.020318815W1
DET1821.4628.0194198-4W2
CLE2024.4558.5178209-31L1
TOR1234.26117.5173254-81L1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.2085
    00001.3019092132
    Willie Randolph2b24.3253
    22020.27048001413
    Thurman Munsondh31.3555
    23001.33113691211
    Graig Nettles3b34.2804
    01200.29515788350
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.0095
    02102.29316948294
    Chris Chambliss1b30.1524
    01100.25511816160
    Jay Johnstonelf33.1882
    00010.2171227171
    Lou Piniellaph-lf35.2731
    11100.28812874141
    Jerry Narronc23.1333
    00001.2228020
    Cliff Johnsonph-c31.3101
    00001.293527260
    Bucky Dentss27.1843
    01010.2818320100
    Jim Kaatp40.201000000.000653000
    Ray Burrisp28.278000000.000238000
    Totals36511546.28639711983-
    Cleveland Indians Batting
    CLEPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Bondsdh33.0735
    12001.285161662010
    Paul Daderf27.1725
    02001.3022811159
    Rick Manningcf24.2674
    01101.25951411711
    Andre Thornton1b29.2873
    10011.1996586242
    Jim Norrislf30.1584
    11000.2262772117
    Toby Harrah3b30.2134
    11100.21411774217
    Gary Alexanderc26.0614
    02201.2192687282
    Duane Kuiper2b28.3422
    01010.273575081
    Tom Veryzerss26.1054
    01000.2365640102
    Don Hoodp29.223000000--135000
    Dan Spillnerp27.182000000--238000
    Sid Mongep28.046000000--125000
    Totals35411425.2464076428-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Luis Tiant38.185-58442206.680.327510422
    Jim Kaat40.201-0.20000003.750.007682607
    Ray Burris28.278W 1-03.13000305.670.1116239148
    Totals9.01144250--
    Cleveland Indians Pitching
    CLEAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike Paxton25.266-2.16331006.430.14107249
    Don Hood29.223-41002204.000.171017755
    Dan Spillner27.182-01111003.240.081524364
    Sid Monge28.046L 2-52.23110411.750.082114217
    Totals9.01155461--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Ray Burris (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Luis Tiant 0-0-0, Jim Kaat 0-0-0, Ray Burris 0-0-0, Mike Paxton 0-0-0, Don Hood 0-0-0, Dan Spillner 0-0-0, Sid Monge 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Luis Tiant 25, Jim Kaat 2, Ray Burris 12, Mike Paxton 14, Don Hood 14, Dan Spillner 2, Sid Monge 11
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Luis Tiant 6-7, Jim Kaat 1-1, Ray Burris 4-2, Mike Paxton 2-5, Don Hood 5-4, Dan Spillner 0-0, Sid Monge 2-2

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


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