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New York Yankees 6 Oakland Athletics 0

+ Boxscore: Tue, August 15,1978
1978-08-14 - 1978-08-16
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (67-51)004 020 000 6101
Oakland Athletics (61-61)000 000 000 040
Date of Game: Tue, August 15,1978
Stadium: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 13,862
Time of Game: 2:06

Feats and Milestones
Mario Guerrero:500th career game
Winning Pitcher: Ron Guidry (17-2)
Losing Pitcher: Rick Langford (6-8)

Home Runs: Reggie Jackson (17)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BOS7444.627--599468131L2
NYA6751.5687.051544570W2
DET6452.5529.053645878L1
MIL6452.5529.058549590W2
BAL6454.54210.0465513-48W1
CLE5364.45320.5492509-17L1
TOR4671.39327.5466568-102L1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
KCA6452.552--53246369W1
CAL6655.5452.551148427W1
TEX5957.5095.047145813W6
OAK6161.5006.0411460-49L5
MIN5266.44113.0510522-12W1
CHA4770.40217.5453553-100L3
SEA4476.36722.0475625-150L1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf29.2884
    12000.26282973217
    Paul Blaircf34.1961
    00000.18218352121
    Willie Randolph2b24.0404
    10010.26439533022
    Thurman Munsonc31.0694
    11101.30412836532
    Mike Heathc23.1911
    00000.25025070
    Chris Chambliss1b29.2324
    11101.28410946672
    Lou Pinielladh34.3534
    12101.31512143443
    Graig Nettles3b33.3603
    01100.258148818631
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.0892
    12220.2741608176111
    Gary Thomassonlf27.0174
    00000.2306858334
    Bucky Dentss26.2643
    01010.2687453221
    Totals34610643.27295311201-
    Oakland Athletics Batting
    OAKPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Edwards2b25.3534
    01001.26312011921
    Dell Alstonrf25.3274
    00002.26152044
    Taylor Duncan3b25.0953
    02011.282802301
    Mitchell Pagelf26.3054
    00002.293253125519
    Mario Guerreross28.3214
    01000.2855003340
    Dave Revering1b25.1844
    00000.26411913370
    Joe Wallisdh26.2191
    00011.2792777291
    Rico Cartyph38.3492
    00000.283145120681
    Jim Essianc27.2252
    00011.2323212252
    Miguel Dilonecf23.2873
    00001.24018111129
    Dave Heaverlop27.355000000--212000
    Elias Sosap28.066000000--349000
    Totals3104039.27110613915-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ron Guidry27.352W 17-294003901.790.03257351
    Totals9.0400390--
    Oakland Athletics Pitching
    OAKAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rick Langford26.148L 6-82.16441002.980.05318050
    Dave Heaverlo27.355-5.24223313.120.07532120
    Elias Sosa28.066-10000002.650.00553482
    Totals9.01066431--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Ron Guidry (6)
    IBB: Dave Heaverlo

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ron Guidry 0-0-0, Rick Langford 0-0-0, Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0, Elias Sosa 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ron Guidry 34, Rick Langford 13, Dave Heaverlo 23, Elias Sosa 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ron Guidry 9-10, Rick Langford 4-2, Dave Heaverlo 6-7, Elias Sosa 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Durwood Merrill 1B: Marty Springstead 2B: Rich Garcia 3B: Jim Evans


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