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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 20-9W1001 010 107 10162
Detroit Tigers 17-8L2020 011 000 4102
Date of Game:  Friday, May 12, 1978
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Alexander - 4 hits
  • Ron LeFlore - 4 strikeouts
  • Dwayne Murphy - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Northcf29.362410011.23922741053
    Mike Edwards2b25.258200001.2502532064
        Jerry Tabbph26.056101100.250466010
        Steve Staggspr-2b27.006211000.3812092001
    Mitchell Pagelf26.210502001.28418163162
        Joe Colemanp31.098000000.0007293000
    Mario Guerreross28.226412100.313294211140
    Dave Revering1b25.089511203.2862828160
    Wayne Gross3b26.119500001.23526182260
        Marty Perez3b31.073000000.00011918000
    Gary Alexanderdh25.046424100.265291069170
        Dwayne Murphypr-lf23.054111100.0772020010
    Jim Essianc27.130200010.209292422130
        Miguel Dilonepr23.192000000.20327102049
        Jeff Newmanc29.243212100.2736143120
    Gary Thomassonrf26.288322210.14121625371
        Bob Laceyp24.260000000.0001680000
        Dave Heaverlop27.260000000.00013172000
        Elias Sosap-p27.336000000.00014308000
    Totals: 401016937.4003654734 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

     
    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf29.330501004.2952550931313
    Mark Wagnerss24.069502100.2361576061
    Rusty Staubdh34.041400011.2942521562242
    Jason Thompson1b23.310512000.302253067170
    Steve Kemplf23.278200020.325251761111
    John Wockenfussrf29.074210000.38110171120
        Tim Corcoranph-rf25.054100010.1761974061
    Lance Parrishc21.331211200.2041426270
        Milt Mayph-c27.284100100.373155854130
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.136300000.3441814412100
        Phil Mankowskiph25.123101000.25614132151
    Steve Dillard2b27.093212000.19420144041
        Lou Whitakerph-2b21.000201000.3161324021
        John Hillerp35.034000000.00010440000
        Steve Foucaultp28.221000000.0007257000
        Jim Crawfordp27.225000000.0007156000
    Totals: 35410445.2862626673 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Gary Alexander 2 (4), Gary Thomasson (1)
    HR:  Gary Alexander (9), Lance Parrish (2), Gary Thomasson (3)
    RBIs:  Gary Alexander (17), Mario Guerrero (14), Milt May (13), Dwayne Murphy (1), Jeff Newman (2), Lance Parrish 2 (7), Dave Revering 2 (6), Jerry Tabb (1), Gary Thomasson 2 (7), Mark Wagner (6)
    SB:  Mitchell Page (2)
    CS: Steve Dillard (1)
    SH:  Mario Guerrero (6), Gary Thomasson (1)
    SF:  Milt May (1)
    GDP:  Dave Revering (1), Aurelio Rodriguez (2)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Henry Johnson21.2644.27310311.291.0200066
    Bob Lacey24.2600.11111002.351.090001680
    Dave Heaverlo27.26020001102.331.2200013172
    Elias Sosa  (W 4-0)27.3361.22002100.721.2400014307
    Joe Coleman31.0980.10000000.000.750007435
    Pitching Totals:91042451 000561000

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

     
    Detroit TigersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack Billingham35.08067332623.561.300006399
    John Hiller  (L 3-1)35.03425441103.431.1900010450
    Steve Foucault28.2210.11200004.502.000007257
    Jim Crawford27.2250.23110004.501.200007168
    Pitching Totals:916108372 000301274

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  John Henry Johnson 0-0-0;  Bob Lacey 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Elias Sosa 0-0-0;  Joe Coleman 0-0-0;  Jack Billingham 0-0-0;  John Hiller 0-0-0;  Steve Foucault 0-0-0;  Jim Crawford 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  John Henry Johnson 20;  Bob Lacey 3;  Dave Heaverlo 6;  Elias Sosa 10;  Joe Coleman 1;  Jack Billingham 26;  John Hiller 11;  Steve Foucault 3;  Jim Crawford 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:06    Attendance:  18,367
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Barnett  1B  Jim Evans  2B  Durwood Merrill  3B  Marty Springstead 


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