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Detroit Tigers 5 New York Yankees 4

+ Boxscore: Mon, September 04,1978
1978-09-03 - 1978-09-05
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (75-62)110 020 010 592
New York Yankees (80-56)030 010 000 492
Date of Game: Mon, September 04,1978
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 46,896
Time of Game: 2:31

Feats and Milestones
Dave Stegman:1st career game, 1st career hit
Winning Pitcher: John Hiller (7-4)
Losing Pitcher: Sparky Lyle (9-3)

Home Runs: Aurelio Rodriguez (7)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS8551.625--693545148L1
NYA8056.5885.0600497103L1
MIL7959.5727.0698570128W1
BAL7761.5589.0561569-8W1
DET7562.54710.562055070W1
CLE5978.43126.5565606-41W1
TOR5584.39631.5537660-123L4
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.0805
    11001.295617105561
    Steve Dillard2b27.2085
    10000.234172061
    Lou Whitaker2b21.115000000.2921302467
    Rusty Staubdh34.1565
    00000.2852268201073
    Jason Thompson1b24.0604
    13200.29241023850
    Steve Kemplf24.0283
    01010.27928511692
    Mickey Stanleylf36.046000000.2701510380
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.2514
    12101.25415377370
    Dave Stegmanrf24.2172
    01000.5001000
    Tim Corcoranph-rf25.1691
    00001.2711511253
    John Wockenfussph-rf29.1891
    11000.2772215150
    Milt Mayc28.0343
    00010.26665610350
    Mark Wagnerss24.1844
    00001.23997061
    Alan Trammellss20.195000000.2701332282
    Steve Bakerp22.005000000--2000
    John Hillerp35.149000000--469000
    Totals3759324.27812958659-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf29.3085
    00000.262846114120
    Willie Randolph2b24.0603
    11020.26541233127
    Thurman Munsonc31.0895
    00000.29113016632
    Chris Chambliss1b29.2525
    13000.291111210792
    Graig Nettles3b34.0154
    13100.276150623761
    Lou Pinielladh35.0074
    00002.31012314523
    Roy Whitelf34.2523
    00000.24317757328
    Jay Johnstonelf32.2881
    01000.2111201190
    Gary Thomassonrf27.0372
    10012.2286928344
    Cliff Johnsonph31.0441
    00000.1864985170
    Paul Blairrf34.216000000.17918412131
    Bucky Dentss26.2843
    01010.2547634281
    Ken Clayp24.151000000--38000
    Sparky Lylep34.044000000--674000
    Totals3649144.265124913890-
    Game Stats
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jack Morris23.111-4.25423304.150.09243112
    Steve Baker22.005-22001104.090.0511119
    John Hiller35.149W 7-42.12000002.570.033947943
    Totals9.0942440--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Paul Lindblad37.026-36220214.220.122265232
    Ken Clay24.151-42212204.650.0625468
    Sparky Lyle34.044L 9-321100003.280.01536740
    Totals9.0953241--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Ken Clay (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jack Morris 0-0-0, Steve Baker 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Paul Lindblad 0-0-0, Ken Clay 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jack Morris 23, Steve Baker 8, John Hiller 9, Paul Lindblad 15, Ken Clay 17, Sparky Lyle 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jack Morris 7-5, Steve Baker 3-1, John Hiller 3-4, Paul Lindblad 2-5, Ken Clay 7-4, Sparky Lyle 4-2

    Umpires: HP: Ted Hendry 1B: Greg Kosc 2B: Jerry Neudecker 3B: George Maloney


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