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New York Yankees 3 Toronto Blue Jays 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, September 20,1978
1978-09-19 - 1978-09-21
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (92-60)000 000 003 360
Toronto Blue Jays (58-93)020 000 000 261
Date of Game: Wed, September 20,1978
Stadium: Exhibition Stadium
Attendance: 38,080
Time of Game: 2:26

Feats and Milestones
Willie Horton:4 strikeouts
Winning Pitcher: Rich Gossage (10-10)
Losing Pitcher: Victor Cruz (7-3)

Home Runs: None
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
NYA9260.605--687546141W1
BOS9062.5922.0740636104L1
MIL8766.5695.5755622133W2
BAL8566.5636.562460321L1
DET8170.53610.568561075W1
CLE6684.44025.0607661-54W1
TOR5893.38433.5573721-148L1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Mickey Riverscf29.3245
    00003.266862114622
    Willie Randolph2b24.0764
    11001.27442833933
    Thurman Munsonc31.1053
    01010.29413156662
    Reggie Jacksonrf32.1253
    10011.2771639248614
    Gary Thomassonlf27.053000000.2306998364
    Lou Piniellalf35.0234
    01101.31312466623
    Paul Blairpr-rf34.232010000.17518502131
    Chris Chambliss1b29.2684
    01100.277112811862
    Graig Nettles3b34.0314
    01100.274152226871
    Cliff Johnsondh31.0603
    01011.1905046190
    Bucky Dentss26.3002
    00001.2497794353
    Roy Whiteph34.2681
    00000.266179084010
    Fred Stanleyss31.0381
    00001.226537190
    Rich Gossagep27.077000000--283000
    Totals3436339.268151814582-
    Toronto Blue Jays Batting
    TORPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Bosetticf25.0464
    00000.2561804395
    Alvis Woodslf25.0434
    01000.2541763251
    Roy Howell3b24.2764
    01001.2775116580
    Willie Hortondh35.3374
    00004.258176511603
    John Mayberry1b29.2144
    01000.256114221661
    Willie Upshawpr21.146000000.235871152
    Otto Velezrf27.2953
    11011.2753109381
    Dave McKay2b28.1904
    11101.2453077454
    Alan Ashbyc27.0742
    01020.2773959281
    Luis Gomezss27.0323
    00101.2223830312
    Sam Ewingph29.1641
    00001.192163290
    Victor Cruzp20.270000000--29000
    Tom Buskeyp31.212000000--178000
    Totals3326239.25411595626-
    Game Stats
    2B: Alan Ashby (14), Dave McKay (19)
    3B: Cliff Johnson (1)
    RBI: Chris Chambliss (86), Graig Nettles (87), Lou Piniella (62), Luis Gomez (31), Dave McKay (45)
    IBB: Cliff Johnson (5)
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ken Clay24.167-64221504.260.0728499
    Rich Gossage27.077W 10-1032002402.020.035831837
    Totals9.0622390--
    Toronto Blue Jays Pitching
    TORAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tom Underwood24.272-8.13222704.070.0330138106
    Victor Cruz20.270L 7-303110001.640.0729290
    Tom Buskey31.212-0.20001202.570.1451780
    Totals9.0633390--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Ken Clay (4)
    IBB: Tom Buskey

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ken Clay 0-0-0, Rich Gossage 0-0-0, Tom Underwood 0-0-0, Victor Cruz 0-0-0, Tom Buskey 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ken Clay 23, Rich Gossage 13, Tom Underwood 31, Victor Cruz 3, Tom Buskey 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ken Clay 5-8, Rich Gossage 2-3, Tom Underwood 9-10, Victor Cruz 0-0, Tom Buskey 0-0

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


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