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New York Yankees 6 Detroit Tigers 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, May 16,1979
1979-05-15 - 1979-05-17
  123 456 789  R H E
Detroit Tigers (13-17)000 000 002 290
New York Yankees (20-16)200 400 00X 660
Date of Game: Wed, May 16,1979
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 43,843
Time of Game: 1:59

Feats and Milestones
Graig Nettles:2 home runs
Ron Guidry:13 Strikeouts
Winning Pitcher: Ron Guidry (4-2)
Losing Pitcher: Mark Fidrych (0-2)

Home Runs: Chris Chambliss (6), Steve Kemp (5), Graig Nettles 2 (7)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL2312.657--18612759W1
BOS2212.6470.518613452L1
MIL2016.5563.517114229L3
NYA2016.5563.516315211W2
DET1317.4337.5147153-6L2
CLE1321.3829.5122168-46L1
TOR1027.27014.0135209-74W1
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    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.3344
    00001.34166921617
    Jerry Moraleslf30.0874
    01002.2261033270
    Rusty Staubdh35.0454
    11001.28923061120
    Steve Kemprf24.2824
    13201.3983385260
    John Wockenfuss1b30.0784
    01003.250246340
    Lance Parrishc22.3354
    01002.2701253161
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b31.1404
    01000.2401581170
    Lou Whitaker2b22.0043
    00002.3041792112
    Mark Wagnerss25.0732
    01011.355117150
    Aurelio Lopezp30.237000000--40000
    John Hillerp36.038000000--493000
    Totals33292113.3002317127-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.1974
    00000.2589002112
    Juan Beniquezcf29.003000000.259651273
    Willie Randolph2b24.3144
    11001.2544720129
    Thurman Munsonc31.3444
    11002.32213611161
    Graig Nettles3b34.2694
    22400.31815697300
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.3632
    00012.30816857243
    Lou Piniellalf35.2623
    11000.27012833130
    Chris Chambliss1b30.1413
    11200.21411726130
    Jim Spencerdh31.2912
    00011.28912674100
    Bucky Dentss27.1733
    00000.276823070
    Totals2966626.27931511183-
    Game Stats
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mark Fidrych24.275L 0-23.16661238.310.5434846
    Aurelio Lopez30.237-2.20000302.140.008415
    John Hiller36.038-20001103.860.051250343
    Totals8.0666263--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ron Guidry28.261W 4-2992211312.250.17109368
    Totals9.09221131--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Mark Fidrych 0-0-0, Aurelio Lopez 0-0-0, John Hiller 0-0-0, Ron Guidry 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Mark Fidrych 16, Aurelio Lopez 8, John Hiller 7, Ron Guidry 34
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Mark Fidrych 3-4, Aurelio Lopez 3-2, John Hiller 2-3, Ron Guidry 7-4

    Umpires: HP: Phil Lospitalier 1B: John Shulock 2B: Harold Siroka 3B: Don Slattery


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