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New York Yankees 7 Texas Rangers 5

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 29,1979
1979-08-28 - 1979-08-30
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (71-58)050 010 010 792
Texas Rangers (63-70)300 000 101 5111
Date of Game: Wed, August 29,1979
Stadium: Arlington Stadium
Attendance: 18,117
Time of Game: 2:27

Winning Pitcher: Ron Guidry (14-7)
Losing Pitcher: Dave Rajsich (0-3)
Save: Rich Gossage (12)

Home Runs: Buddy Bell (18), George Scott (6)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL8644.662--623485138W3
MIL8054.5978.067660274L1
BOS7653.5899.5702561141L1
NYA7158.55014.558353152W1
DET7161.53816.065362825W5
CLE6865.51119.5625653-28W2
TOR4290.31845.0493699-206L2
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CAL7162.534--718616102L4
KCA7062.5300.570369211W1
MIN6863.5192.063660036L3
TEX6370.4748.060658323L1
CHA5872.44611.5588621-33W1
SEA5678.41815.5591684-93L2
OAK4391.32128.5477719-242W2
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Randolph2b25.0545
    01101.27356155226
    Len Randlecf30.1984
    10010.176891020
    Lou Piniellarf36.0015
    00000.306136711653
    Chris Chambliss1b30.2465
    11000.278125715513
    Roy Whitelf35.2463
    11020.20218662242
    George Scottdh35.1592
    11301.24520196471
    Oscar Gambleph29.2522
    01100.361109511432
    Bucky Dentss27.2784
    22001.2359111280
    Fred Stanley3b32.0162
    00110.2225812120
    Brad Guldenc23.0804
    12101.16723020
    Rich Gossagep28.055000000--311000
    Totals3679744.26780410882-
    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf30.3025
    12000.2719775356
    Bump Wills2b27.0334
    11010.26442643328
    Al Oliverlf32.3194
    12011.329154811633
    Richie Ziskrf30.2043
    10021.27197814551
    Buddy Bell3b-ss28.0025
    12300.306111918823
    John Ellisdh31.0054
    02200.28477211562
    Pat Putnamph25.2691
    00000.28014515561
    Willie Montanez1b31.1505
    01001.23513526510
    Jim Sundbergc28.1034
    01002.2678495533
    Nelson Normanss21.0983
    00000.1971410153
    Eric Soderholm3b30.3391
    00000.2517899480
    Danny Darwinp23.309000000--11000
    Sparky Lylep35.038000000--736000
    Totals39511545.27213339843-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ron Guidry29.001W 14-78.111524512.720.082711085
    Rich Gossage28.055SV 120.20000003.380.002334637
    Totals9.01152451--
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dave Rajsich27.336L 0-31.15540114.190.1223275
    Danny Darwin23.309-6.24224304.150.1215187
    Sparky Lyle35.038-10000003.390.00567360
    Totals9.0976441--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ron Guidry 0-0-0, Rich Gossage 0-0-0, Dave Rajsich 0-0-0, Danny Darwin 0-0-0, Sparky Lyle 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ron Guidry 41, Rich Gossage 2, Dave Rajsich 10, Danny Darwin 28, Sparky Lyle 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ron Guidry 11-11, Rich Gossage 2-0, Dave Rajsich 3-2, Danny Darwin 4-13, Sparky Lyle 3-0

    Umpires: HP: Dallas Parks 1B: Dave Phillips 2B: Al Clark 3B: Durwood Merrill


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