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Boston Red Sox 3 Texas Rangers 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, July 29,1979
1979-07-28 - 1979-07-30
  123 456 789  R H E
Boston Red Sox (62-37)002 001 000 360
Texas Rangers (54-48)010 001 000 2110
Date of Game: Sun, July 29,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 22,298
Time of Game: 2:34

Winning Pitcher: Mike Torrez (11-6)
Losing Pitcher: Doyle Alexander (3-6)
Save: Dick Drago (6)

Home Runs: Jim Sundberg (4)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL6934.670--507383124W1
BOS6237.6265.0528419109W2
MIL6341.6066.551943584W3
NYA5548.53414.045942534L3
DET5149.51016.549248012W1
CLE5052.49018.5458505-47W7
TOR3272.30837.5373532-159L1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL6045.571--573463110W2
MIN5447.5354.051646452L2
TEX5448.5294.546342538L2
KCA5052.4908.5522545-23L1
CHA4656.45112.5475495-20L4
SEA4462.41516.5467546-79L2
OAK2976.27631.0366601-235W2
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    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Burlesonss28.0914
    01101.2748174406
    Carlton Fiskc31.2163
    00100.2719055231
    Fred Lynncf27.1772
    10020.32566425812
    Jim Ricedh26.1434
    02000.32074224776
    Carl Yastrzemskilf39.3424
    00100.281280917643
    Bob Watson1b33.1103
    00010.290141210392
    Butch Hobson3b27.3474
    11000.24847015552
    Dwight Evansrf27.2693
    01000.28286015405
    Larry Wolfe2b26.1491
    11010.2261323110
    Dick Dragop34.034000000--361000
    Totals2836341.2877709172-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Johnny Grubbrf30.3594
    00013.2857689332
    Buddy Bell3b27.3374
    02000.294108810603
    Al Olivercf32.2884
    02001.30715189441
    Pat Putnam1b25.2384
    01000.29311913461
    Richie Zisklf30.1734
    12000.25094810400
    Oscar Gambledh29.2213
    01011.33510838322
    Jim Sundbergc28.0724
    11200.2518194383
    Dave Roberts2b28.1622
    00001.236542261
    Mike Jorgensenph30.3471
    00000.26410236160
    Larvell Blanks2b29.182000000.2075280110
    Billy Sampleph24.1181
    00001.265985275
    Nelson Normanss21.0673
    02000.1901210113
    John Ellisph30.3391
    00000.25875010451
    Sparky Lylep35.007000000--725000
    Totals35211227.270107010130-
    Game Stats
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Mike Torrez32.335W 11-67.111222614.610.0823341317
    Dick Drago34.034SV 61.20000103.370.0033417181
    Totals9.01122271--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Doyle Alexander28.328L 3-65.15334104.400.1018256170
    Sparky Lyle35.007-3.21000003.090.02457250
    Totals9.0633410--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Mike Torrez (6)
    IBB: Doyle Alexander

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Mike Torrez 0-0-0, Dick Drago 0-0-0, Doyle Alexander 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Mike Torrez 33, Dick Drago 4, Doyle Alexander 24, Sparky Lyle 11
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Mike Torrez 8-6, Dick Drago 1-2, Doyle Alexander 8-6, Sparky Lyle 5-5

    Umpires: HP: Fred Spenn 1B: Jim Evans 2B: Ted Hendry 3B: Larry Barnett


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