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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 23-19L1100 200 000 3110
Detroit Tigers 16-20W1000 001 021 481
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 23, 1979
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Mickey Riverscf30.204513000.317339062122
Willie Randolph2b24.321503000.2724147701411
Thurman Munsonc31.351402100.3194013661201
Graig Nettles3b34.276400000.3104215758330
Reggie Jacksonrf33.005400001.2994116918283
Chris Chambliss1b30.148310010.2483911786150
Roy Whitedh35.148311210.226151814170
Jay Johnstonelf33.184300000.225181225171
    Lou Piniellaph35.269101000.2922912853131
    Juan Beniquezpr-lf29.010000000.24227655273
Bucky Dentss27.180401000.269398290100
    Ken Clayp25.047000000.0001050000
    Jim Kaatp40.197000000.0005651000
Totals: 36311321.30637913702 

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Ron LeFlorecf30.341300022.3223667521619
Lou Whitaker2b22.011311010.317351852132
Steve Kemplf24.289212210.392343445290
Rusty Staubdh35.052401100.2541923122140
    Tim Corcoranpr26.065000000.22718189061
Jason Thompson1b24.321402100.300334674210
Lance Parrishc22.342401001.298341314172
Lynn Jonesrf26.142400002.3022323172
Phil Mankowski3b26.134300010.17119223060
    Jerry Moralespr30.094000000.217321037290
Alan Trammellss21.091110010.25328186041
    John Wockenfussph30.085100000.24115247340
    Mark Wagnerss25.080111000.35120120170
    John Hillerp36.045000000.00015496000
Totals: 3048465.2673616635 

Game Stats


2B:  Thurman Munson (8), Jason Thompson (6)
HR:  Roy White (1)
RBIs:  Steve Kemp 2 (29), Thurman Munson (20), Rusty Staub (14), Jason Thompson (21), Roy White 2 (7)
SB:  Willie Randolph (11)
SH:  Lou Whitaker (6)
SF:  Steve Kemp (1)
GDP:  Lynn Jones (2), Graig Nettles (6), Willie Randolph (9), Rusty Staub (7)

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Jim Beattie24.3237.27334403.301.37000530
Ken Clay  (L 0-1)25.0470.21112105.571.520001059
Jim Kaat40.1970.10000005.001.890005680
Pitching Totals:8.7844650 00020769

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Jack Morris24.00779332114.951.50000338
John Hiller  (W 3-2)36.04522000003.811.5400015506
Pitching Totals:91133211 00018544

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Jack Morris; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Beattie 0-0-0;  Ken Clay 0-0-0;  Jim Kaat 0-0-0;  Jack Morris 0-0-0;  John Hiller 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Beattie 32;  Ken Clay 5;  Jim Kaat 2;  Jack Morris 30;  John Hiller 8; 
Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  21,671
Umpires:   Home:   Fred Spenn  1B  Larry Barnett  2B  Jim Evans  3B  Ted Hendry 

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