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Boston Red Sox 5 Detroit Tigers 1

+ Boxscore: Thu, September 21,1978
1978-09-20 - 1978-09-22
  123 456 789  R H E
Boston Red Sox (91-62)300 010 010 5100
Detroit Tigers (81-71)000 000 100 161
Date of Game: Thu, September 21,1978
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 15,213
Time of Game: 2:24

Feats and Milestones
Rick Burleson:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Dennis Eckersley (18-8)
Losing Pitcher: Milt Wilcox (13-11)

Home Runs: Jason Thompson (25)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
NYA9360.608--694547147W2
BOS9162.5952.0745637108W1
MIL8767.5656.5759630129L1
BAL8566.5637.062460321L1
DET8171.53311.568661571L1
CLE6684.44025.5607661-54W1
TOR5894.38234.5574728-154L2
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    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Burlesonss27.1455
    14000.2507124457
    Jerry Remy2b25.3174
    00010.27458224025
    Jim Ricelf25.1975
    00002.317634421317
    Carl Yastrzemskidh39.0302
    20020.280270515733
    Carlton Fiskc30.2704
    11102.28084520836
    Fred Lynncf26.2312
    11120.29056022732
    Butch Hobson3b27.0354
    02200.24437417750
    George Scott1b34.1824
    01100.230191811511
    Dwight Evansrf26.3233
    01011.25176124638
    Totals33510565.27112389091-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.0974
    00001.297632116165
    Lou Whitaker2b21.1322
    00000.2911453577
    Steve Dillard2b27.2252
    00000.230175061
    Rusty Staubdh34.1734
    00000.2782283231153
    Jason Thompson1b24.0774
    12101.29442425910
    Steve Kemplf24.0454
    01000.27830014772
    Milt Mayc28.0513
    00000.25766810370
    Tim Corcoranrf25.1863
    03000.2711641273
    Phil Mankowski3b25.2553
    00001.2792004192
    Alan Trammellss20.2122
    00010.2661482323
    Totals3116113.28011955139-
    Game Stats
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dennis Eckersley23.353W 18-896111313.200.0333136120
    Totals9.0611131--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Milt Wilcox28.154L 13-11910556503.680.082819592
    Totals9.01055650--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Milt Wilcox (5)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dennis Eckersley 0-0-0, Milt Wilcox 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dennis Eckersley 32, Milt Wilcox 39
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dennis Eckersley 8-14, Milt Wilcox 11-7

    Umpires: HP: Dale Ford 1B: Joe Brinkman 2B: Russ Goetz 3B: Nick Bremigan


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