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California Angels 9 Cleveland Indians 8

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 31,1979
1979-08-30 - 1979-09-01
  123 456 789  R H E
California Angels (72-63)000 002 151 9140
Cleveland Indians (69-66)000 400 040 8100
Date of Game: Fri, August 31,1979
Stadium: Cleveland Stadium
Attendance: 10,501
Time of Game: 3:02

Winning Pitcher: Mark Clear (11-4)
Losing Pitcher: Paul Reuschel (1-1)
Save: John Montague (2)

Home Runs: Willie Aikens (20), Jim Anderson (2), Bobby Grich (26)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL8745.659--629492137L1
MIL8155.5968.068161170L1
BOS7754.5889.5711573138W1
NYA7259.55014.559354251W1
DET7262.53716.066464024L1
CLE6966.51119.5640663-23L1
TOR4391.32145.0500711-211W1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL7263.533--72863197W1
KCA7163.5300.571470212L1
MIN6964.5192.064360637W1
TEX6471.4748.061859226L1
CHA5973.44711.5597626-29W1
SEA5779.41915.5603691-88L1
OAK4492.32428.5489730-241W1
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    California Angels Batting
    CALPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Millercf31.1345
    12101.2898532245
    Carney Lansford3b22.2055
    00002.293250146318
    Dan Fordrf27.1044
    12110.29069118798
    Don Baylordh30.0645
    11000.29611153011818
    Willie Aikens1b24.3214
    12210.27614520710
    Brian Downingc28.3265
    23100.3327089613
    Bobby Grich2b30.2285
    12201.301110826881
    Larry Harlowlf27.2924
    01100.199275091
    Bert Campanerisss37.1751
    10010.228212401410
    Merv Rettenmundph36.0860
    00010.2601017181
    Jim Andersonpr-ss22.1891
    11100.2541202172
    Dave LaRochep31.109000000--533000
    Mark Clearp23.096000000--47000
    John Montaguep31.354000000--159000
    Totals39914944.28612259145-
    Cleveland Indians Batting
    CLEPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Hargrove1b29.3095
    01200.2798529481
    Rick Manningcf24.3635
    03000.27059324628
    Bobby Bondsrf33.1695
    00001.2831702207230
    Toby Harrah3b-ss30.3095
    11000.2861256156820
    Andre Thorntondh30.0184
    11100.23374121835
    Ron Hasseyc26.1852
    21020.270822261
    Jim Norrislf30.2542
    11010.25035032512
    Ron Pruittph27.3151
    11000.2782571152
    Dell Alstonlf26.343000000.2751211111
    Duane Kuiper2b29.0734
    11200.2636650384
    Tom Veryzerss26.2012
    10010.2116440282
    Cliff Johnsonph32.0401
    00001.28258712492
    Ted Cox3b24.219000000.2131583193
    Victor Cruzp21.250000000--84000
    Paul Reuschelp32.231000000--186000
    Sid Mongep28.142000000--168000
    Totals36810542.26113968446-
    Game Stats
    California Angels Pitching
    CALAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Chris Knapp25.349-5.16443105.630.13158574
    Dave LaRoche31.109-1.22331005.920.04425324
    Mark Clear23.096W 11-412110103.450.0247470
    John Montague31.354SV 210000005.550.004317417
    Totals9.01088420--
    Cleveland Indians Pitching
    CLEAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike Paxton25.362-6.18331205.790.06309261
    Victor Cruz21.250-1.14552134.060.0852840
    Paul Reuschel32.231L 1-111110007.420.03131949
    Sid Monge28.142-0.11001102.540.026418517
    Totals9.01499443--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Mark Clear (7), Chris Knapp (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Chris Knapp 0-0-0, Dave LaRoche 0-0-0, Mark Clear 0-0-0, John Montague 0-0-0, Mike Paxton 0-0-0, Victor Cruz 0-0-0, Paul Reuschel 0-0-0, Sid Monge 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Chris Knapp 25, Dave LaRoche 8, Mark Clear 5, John Montague 2, Mike Paxton 26, Victor Cruz 10, Paul Reuschel 4, Sid Monge 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Chris Knapp 6-9, Dave LaRoche 2-3, Mark Clear 1-1, John Montague 2-0, Mike Paxton 8-7, Victor Cruz 1-2, Paul Reuschel 2-1, Sid Monge 0-0

    Umpires: HP: John Shulock 1B: George Maloney 2B: Jim McKean 3B: Jerry Neudecker


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