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New York Yankees 4 Oakland Athletics 3

+ Boxscore: Fri, July 06,1979
1979-07-05 - 1979-07-07
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (46-38)102 000 010 491
Oakland Athletics (24-62)000 002 100 3101
Date of Game: Fri, July 06,1979
Stadium: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:45

Feats and Milestones
Catfish Hunter:2000th career strikeout,
Winning Pitcher: Ron Davis (8-0)
Losing Pitcher: Steve McCatty (5-3)

Home Runs: Thurman Munson (3)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL5428.659--39331677L4
BOS5030.6253.0430323107L1
MIL4736.5667.541435856L2
NYA4638.5489.036533332W2
DET3940.49413.53963888W3
CLE3744.45716.5353398-45W1
TOR2758.31828.5305450-145W1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL4936.576--47939089W1
TEX4735.5731.537734235L1
MIN4337.5373.541537144L2
KCA4240.5125.5437442-5L7
CHA3645.44411.0378390-12W3
SEA3749.43012.5381434-53W2
OAK2462.27925.5304492-188L2
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Randolph2b25.0004
    12110.26251723018
    Bobby Murcercf-lf33.0473
    10020.25116207232
    Thurman Munsonc32.0293
    12220.30914043341
    Reggie Jacksonrf33.0493
    01110.269170713375
    Lou Piniellalf35.3135
    01000.31713257412
    Juan Beniquezpr-cf29.054000000.2396794133
    Graig Nettles3b34.3205
    11001.265161413481
    Chris Chamblissdh30.1924
    02010.26312189262
    Jim Spencer1b31.3423
    00020.26712948230
    Bucky Dentss27.2244
    00001.2518701190
    Ron Davisp23.335000000--22000
    Totals3449492.27271912270-
    Oakland Athletics Batting
    OAKPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rickey Hendersoncf20.1935
    12000.26813024
    Dave Chalk2b28.3103
    00100.270757170
    Mitchell Pagedh27.2654
    02000.2533708287
    Jeff Newman1b30.2984
    01002.23731514491
    Wayne Gross3b27.1744
    10000.2283539363
    Mike Heathc24.1514
    13100.29549290
    Tony Armasrf25.3594
    01100.2542475160
    Rob Piccioloss26.1524
    01000.2352691122
    Larry Murraylf26.0960
    00010.1881892175
    Mike Edwardsph26.3131
    00000.2582211135
    Derek Bryantlf27.271000000.168320110
    Jim Essianph28.1851
    00000.2833803170
    Mike Norrisp24.109000000--27000
    Totals34310312.2405803222-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Catfish Hunter33.089-5.28221205.290.1411492468
    Ron Davis23.335W 8-03.12100002.060.0618220
    Totals9.01032120--
    Oakland Athletics Pitching
    OAKAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Steve McCatty25.108L 5-37.17447113.580.18152811
    Mike Norris24.109-1.22002105.400.05187651
    Totals9.0944921--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Steve McCatty , Mike Norris

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Catfish Hunter 0-0-0, Ron Davis 0-0-0, Steve McCatty 0-0-0, Mike Norris 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Catfish Hunter 25, Ron Davis 12, Steve McCatty 35, Mike Norris 9
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Catfish Hunter 7-7, Ron Davis 6-4, Steve McCatty 3-17, Mike Norris 4-0

    Umpires: HP: Ted Hendry 1B: Fred Spenn 2B: Rich Garcia 3B: Larry Barnett


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