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Chicago White Sox 5 New York Yankees 1

+ Boxscore: Thu, August 09,1979
1979-08-08 - 1979-08-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Chicago White Sox (50-61)031 000 010 5120
New York Yankees (61-52)000 100 000 121
Date of Game: Thu, August 09,1979
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 21,535
Time of Game: 2:18

Winning Pitcher: Rich Wortham (12-11)
Losing Pitcher: Catfish Hunter (2-7)

Home Runs: Lou Piniella (11)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL7538.664--547420127W1
BOS6943.6165.5618481137W1
MIL6649.57410.056351053L1
NYA6152.54014.050446044L1
DET5854.51816.555153714W2
CLE5757.50018.5525580-55L1
TOR3479.30141.0413594-181L1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL6550.565--625510115W1
MIN5952.5324.055250349W2
TEX5955.5185.553949445L2
KCA5755.5096.5582585-3W1
CHA5061.45013.0513542-29W1
SEA4867.41717.0505586-81L2
OAK3480.29830.5401636-235L1
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    Chicago White Sox Batting
    CHAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Squires1b27.1575
    03101.2661490156
    Alan Bannisterlf27.3413
    01020.30441324714
    Jorge Orta2b28.2563
    12000.2669648391
    Kevin Bellph-3b24.0272
    00000.212155160
    Lamar Johnsondh28.3414
    01100.2904569484
    Chet Lemoncf24.1784
    13000.30650113592
    Claudell Washingtonrf24.3431
    10010.259678104311
    Rusty Torresph-rf30.3131
    10010.2695836180
    Greg Pryorss29.3113
    11110.2781891261
    Milt Mayc29.0084
    01100.2777256260
    Jim Morrison3b-2b26.3204
    00001.22780372
    Totals34512452.2808284893-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Randolph2b25.0344
    00000.27854654923
    Bobby Murcercf33.0814
    00001.25016448332
    Lou Piniellalf35.3474
    11101.305135511583
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.0832
    00011.293173720608
    Chris Chambliss1b30.2263
    00000.278124114463
    Graig Nettles3b34.3543
    00000.251163814561
    Len Randledh30.1783
    01000.200880000
    Brad Guldenc23.0602
    00010.1549000
    Bucky Dentss27.2583
    00000.2408971260
    Don Hoodp29.297000000--146000
    Ken Clayp25.125000000--66000
    Totals2812123.27075910159-
    Game Stats
    2B: Jorge Orta (16), Mike Squires (7)
    HR: Lou Piniella (11)
    RBI: Lamar Johnson (48), Milt May (26), Greg Pryor (26), Mike Squires (15), Lou Piniella (58)
    SB: Reggie Jackson (8)
    GDP: Kevin Bell (2), Rusty Torres (2), Bucky Dent (5)
    Chicago White Sox Pitching
    CHAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rich Wortham25.291W 12-1192112314.850.03253332
    Totals9.0211231--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Catfish Hunter33.123L 2-727421004.990.1015496472
    Don Hood29.297-64114002.850.132519259
    Ken Clay25.125-11000205.050.02287711
    Totals9.01253520--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Don Hood (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Rich Wortham 0-0-0, Catfish Hunter 0-0-0, Don Hood 0-0-0, Ken Clay 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Rich Wortham 30, Catfish Hunter 13, Don Hood 22, Ken Clay 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Rich Wortham 10-13, Catfish Hunter 1-4, Don Hood 9-5, Ken Clay 0-1

    Umpires: HP: Nick Bremigan 1B: Steve Palermo 2B: Bill Haller 3B: Rich Garcia


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