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Detroit Tigers 8 Toronto Blue Jays 4

+ Boxscore: Sun, April 09,1978
1978-04-08 - 1978-04-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Toronto Blue Jays (1-2)300 001 000 481
Detroit Tigers (2-1)070 000 01X 8110
Date of Game: Sun, April 09,1978
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 9,169
Time of Game: 2:26

Feats and Milestones
Jim Clancy:1st career game
Garth Iorg:1st career game, 1st career hit
Willie Upshaw:1st career game, 1st career hit
Winning Pitcher: Jack Billingham (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Tom Underwood (0-1)
Save: Steve Foucault (1)

Home Runs: None
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MIL301.000--401129W3
DET21.6671.016115W1
CLE11.5001.512102L1
NYA11.5001.5835W1
BOS12.3332.015123W1
TOR12.3332.01116-5L1
BAL03.0003.01140-29L3
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    Toronto Blue Jays Batting
    TORPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Bosetticf24.2474
    11000.23157000
    Alvis Woodslf24.2443
    10010.083125010
    Roy Howell3b24.1124
    22100.364384020
    Rico Cartydh38.2214
    01200.0911349020
    John Mayberry1b29.0501
    00000.2221002110
    Willie Upshawrf20.3472
    01010.5001000
    Tom Huttonrf-1b31.3544
    02000.364673121
    Garth Iorg2b23.1793
    01010.3331000
    Luis Gomezss26.2343
    00000.111243000
    Otto Velezph27.1311
    00001.000225000
    Alan Ashbyc26.2764
    00000.111325000
    Jim Clancyp22.113000000--1000
    Tom Murphyp32.100000000--377000
    Mike Willisp27.104000000--42000
    Totals3348331.209314805-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf29.2974
    12110.308487121
    Steve Dillard2b27.0600
    00010.400126000
    Lou Whitakerph-2b20.3324
    11101.28614011
    Rusty Staubdh34.0085
    12200.3852134020
    Jason Thompson1b23.2775
    00000.286284120
    Steve Kemplf23.2453
    12120.444154021
    Charlie Spikesrf27.0765
    12100.333554010
    Lance Parrishc21.2984
    11111.12514010
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.1031
    11000.2001425000
    Phil Mankowskiph-3b25.0902
    00010.333120130
    Mark Wagnerss24.0362
    10110.20063010
    Tim Corcoranph25.0210
    00010.00058000
    Alan Trammellss20.047000000.33321000
    Steve Foucaultp28.188000000--251000
    Totals35811882.300335705-
    Game Stats
    Toronto Blue Jays Pitching
    TORAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tom Underwood24.108L 0-1145530045.007.00110978
    Jim Clancy22.113-0.1422000----11413
    Tom Murphy32.100-5.21004100.000.831380147
    Mike Willis27.104-12111109.003.002453
    Totals8.01188820--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jack Billingham35.047W 1-08.18443004.501.381394251
    Steve Foucault28.188SV 10.20000100.000.0012510
    Totals9.0844310--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Jack Billingham (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Tom Underwood 0-0-0, Jim Clancy 0-0-0, Tom Murphy 0-0-0, Mike Willis 0-0-0, Jack Billingham 0-0-0, Steve Foucault 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Tom Underwood 9, Jim Clancy 5, Tom Murphy 23, Mike Willis 6, Jack Billingham 34, Steve Foucault 2
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Tom Underwood 2-0, Jim Clancy 1-0, Tom Murphy 11-6, Mike Willis 1-1, Jack Billingham 11-12, Steve Foucault 0-1

    Umpires: HP: Rich Garcia 1B: Vic Voltaggio 2B: Nestor Chylak 3B: Ron Luciano


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