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Oakland Athletics 6 Texas Rangers 5

+ Boxscore: Fri, June 22,1979
1979-06-21 - 1979-06-23
  123 456 789  R H E
Texas Rangers (36-33)000 110 210 5121
Oakland Athletics (22-49)001 401 00X 6110
Date of Game: Fri, June 22,1979
Stadium: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 1,865
Time of Game: 2:27

Winning Pitcher: Rick Langford (2-9)
Losing Pitcher: Steve Comer (6-6)
Save: Dave Heaverlo (6)

Home Runs: Tony Armas (3), Oscar Gamble (5), Larry Murray (2)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL4230.583--40332578L2
KCA3733.5294.03743686W1
TEX3633.5224.53002982L1
MIN3332.5085.53213138W1
CHA3236.4718.03313265L1
SEA3042.41712.0331366-35L2
OAK2249.31019.5247392-145W2
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Johnny Grubbcf30.3224
    12111.2667379261
    Buddy Bell3b27.3004
    01010.27510554352
    Pat Putnam1b25.2015
    12100.296888281
    John Ellisc30.3023
    01010.2557266271
    Dave Robertspr-c28.1251
    00000.150522000
    Oscar Gamblerf29.1841
    11120.38510545161
    Billy Sampleph-lf24.0812
    02000.284681135
    Eric Soderholmdh30.2714
    00100.2457406350
    Richie Zisklf-rf30.1365
    01000.2209215240
    Bump Wills2b26.3304
    21000.24637811718
    Larvell Blanksss29.1454
    01100.259507090
    Doyle Alexanderp28.291000000--103000
    Totals37512551.2645706899-
    Oakland Athletics Batting
    OAKPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mike Edwards2b26.2994
    00000.2372090115
    Dave Chalkss28.2964
    00001.217745010
    Wayne Gross3b27.1604
    02000.2513409323
    Jeff Newman1b30.2844
    12001.23630112411
    Mitchell Pagedh27.2514
    21001.2433585207
    Mike Heathc24.1373
    00101.35737240
    Tony Armascf25.3454
    22202.218234380
    Larry Murrayrf26.0823
    13300.1991782165
    Derek Bryantlf27.2572
    01000.17323070
    Bob Laceyp25.301000000--178000
    Jim Toddp31.275000000--242000
    Dave Heaverlop28.301000000.000265000
    Totals32611606.2314733110-
    Game Stats
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve Comer25.160L 6-6610650323.700.09164627
    Doyle Alexander28.291-21000303.750.0114252169
    Totals8.01165062--
    Oakland Athletics Pitching
    OAKAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rick Langford27.094W 2-96.18445116.120.171510169
    Bob Lacey25.301-01000005.110.02401780
    Jim Todd31.275-12110007.680.05272468
    Dave Heaverlo28.301SV 61.21000002.940.02372650
    Totals9.01255511--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Rick Langford (8)
    IBB: Rick Langford

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Steve Comer 0-0-0, Doyle Alexander 0-0-0, Rick Langford 0-0-0, Bob Lacey 0-0-0, Jim Todd 0-0-0, Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Steve Comer 27, Doyle Alexander 7, Rick Langford 31, Bob Lacey 1, Jim Todd 5, Dave Heaverlo 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Steve Comer 8-6, Doyle Alexander 1-2, Rick Langford 9-8, Bob Lacey 0-0, Jim Todd 1-2, Dave Heaverlo 0-5

    Umpires: HP: Terry Cooney 1B: Bill Kunkel 2B: Mike Reilly 3B: John Shulock


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