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New York Yankees 3 Texas Rangers 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, May 07,1978
1978-05-06 - 1978-05-08
  123 456 789 101112 13  R H E
Texas Rangers (11-12)000 002 000 000 X 251
New York Yankees (15-10)020 000 000 001 X 370
Date of Game: Sun, May 07,1978
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 53,829
Time of Game: 2:59

Winning Pitcher: Rich Gossage (2-3)
Losing Pitcher: Len Barker (1-2)

Home Runs: Chris Chambliss (1), Graig Nettles (3)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
DET176.739--1258540W2
BOS1710.6302.015912237W5
NYA1510.6003.095896W1
MIL1213.4806.014312122L1
CLE1014.4177.5105113-8L3
BAL1015.4008.0108146-38L2
TOR818.30810.594140-46L5
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
OAK197.731--916625L2
CAL179.6542.01148628W3
KCA1510.6003.511010010W1
TEX1112.4786.58297-15L1
SEA1120.35510.5114147-33W3
MIN1019.34510.5138144-6W2
CHA716.30410.586108-22L4
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Hargrove1b28.1932
    01020.2446034102
    Mike Jorgensenpr-1b29.2641
    00010.400870011
    Bump Wills2b25.2843
    10000.247175169
    Al Oliverdh31.2055
    11100.2411324260
    Richie Ziskrf29.0904
    01110.3227428242
    John Lowensteinlf31.1001
    00010.370660040
    Juan Beniquezph-cf27.3593
    00001.171522023
    Toby Harrah3b29.1934
    00011.2221017143
    Bobby Thompsoncf-lf24.1855
    01003.3049030
    Jim Sundbergc26.3555
    01001.292596170
    Bert Campanerisss36.0594
    00010.1491967075
    Len Barkerp22.305000000--18000
    Totals3725276.2482148503-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf29.1885
    00000.2737561111
    Willie Randolph2b23.3055
    01001.2613261105
    Thurman Munsonc30.3355
    00000.2681196091
    Reggie Jacksonrf31.3545
    01001.28015365154
    Chris Chamblissdh29.1325
    21100.28410021151
    Graig Nettles3b33.2604
    13200.2351398370
    Roy Whitelf34.1324
    00001.1631710031
    Jim Spencer1b30.2823
    01010.2581176460
    Bucky Dentss26.1644
    00000.202692060
    Sparky Lylep33.289000000--630000
    Rich Gossagep26.307000000--235000
    Totals4037313.25321310657-
    Game Stats
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dock Ellis33.057-106211213.600.235296275
    Len Barker22.305L 1-21.11110114.090.096235
    Totals11.3732132--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jim Beattie23.307-5.14222004.200.40333
    Sparky Lyle33.289-2.21001101.800.1096300
    Rich Gossage26.307W 2-340004502.080.151027037
    Totals12.0522760--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Jim Beattie (1)
    IBB: Rich Gossage

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dock Ellis 0-0-0, Len Barker 0-0-0, Jim Beattie 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0, Rich Gossage 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dock Ellis 36, Len Barker 5, Jim Beattie 22, Sparky Lyle 8, Rich Gossage 16
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dock Ellis 15-12, Len Barker 3-0, Jim Beattie 10-5, Sparky Lyle 1-4, Rich Gossage 2-5

    Umpires: HP: Durwood Merrill 1B: Marty Springstead 2B: Larry Barnett 3B: Jim Evans


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