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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 37-38W114.55915123 000 200 8131
New York Yankees 43-33L19336000 000 130 4110
Date of Game:  Saturday, July 01, 1978
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Damaso Garcia - 1st career stolen base
  • Rusty Staub - 4 hits

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron LeFlorecf30.015311021.2677355762626
    Lou Whitaker2b21.050602301.30162730135
    Rusty Staubdh34.091614300.29375220610563
    Jason Thompson1b23.360300020.2997535617500
    Steve Kemplf23.328502100.270752264301
    Milt Mayc27.334402011.273486187240
    Tim Corcoranrf25.104410010.250531080112
    Phil Mankowski3b25.173020020.304421603131
        Aurelio Rodriguezph-3b30.186311001.2765614795220
    Alan Trammellss20.130421011.26554732121
        John Hillerp35.084000000.00027457000
    Totals: 38813795.3426406313 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jay Johnstonerf32.223302100.198451181180
    Thurman Munsonc31.024401000.2787012424341
        Cliff Johnsonc30.345100001.190424743120
    Graig Nettles3b33.315401000.24374144813341
    Chris Chambliss1b29.187411000.3047610536452
    Lou Piniellalf34.308401000.3175411801243
    Reggie Jacksondh32.044411000.270681579134911
    Gary Thomassoncf26.338422300.221616656274
    Fred Stanleyss30.323201010.28233495150
        Jim Spencerph30.337100000.2264512117200
        Brian Doyle2b23.156000000.2271212000
    Damaso Garcia2b-ss21.144301010.21788011
        Ken Clayp24.086000000.0001432000
        Sparky Lylep33.344000000.00028649000
        Dick Tidrowp31.048000000.0003174000
    Totals: 34411421.32463311403 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Chris Chambliss (12), Ron LeFlore (11), Lou Piniella (8), Rusty Staub 2 (16)
    HR:  Gary Thomasson (6)
    RBIs:  Jay Johnstone (8), Steve Kemp (30), Rusty Staub 3 (56), Gary Thomasson 3 (27), Lou Whitaker 3 (13)
    SB:  Damaso Garcia (1), Ron LeFlore (26)
    SF:  Jay Johnstone (1)
    GDP:  Thurman Munson (7), Graig Nettles (9), Lou Whitaker (4)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Jack Billingham  (W 6-5)35.1307.211442014.361.4200015408
    John Hiller35.0841.10000102.211.0200027467
    Pitching Totals:91144211 00042875

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Andy Messersmith  (L 0-3)32.3291.12335205.731.770006333
    Ken Clay24.0861.12333205.921.760001839
    Sparky Lyle33.3442.12000103.391.3300028649
    Dick Tidrow31.04847221004.101.3300015266
    Pitching Totals:91388950 000671287

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Ken Clay; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jack Billingham 0-0-0;  John Hiller 0-0-0;  Andy Messersmith 0-0-0;  Ken Clay 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Dick Tidrow 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jack Billingham 34;  John Hiller 4;  Andy Messersmith 11;  Ken Clay 9;  Sparky Lyle 9;  Dick Tidrow 19; 
    Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  37,260
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Haller  1B  Lou DiMuro  2B  Ken Kaiser  3B  Mike Reilly 

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