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GAME INFORMATION


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Oakland Athletics 25-9L1010 100 300 5102
New York Yankees 18-13W1202 001 04x 9131
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 14, 1981
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Rich Gossage - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)


  • Top Inning 1

    Rickey Henderson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dwayne Murphy vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cliff Johnson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Willie Randolph vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Bobby Murcer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Willie Randolph scored
    Dave Winfield vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Dave Winfield stole second base
    Reggie Jackson vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Oscar Gamble vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Dave Winfield advanced to 3b
    Graig Nettles vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 2-0


    Top Inning 2

    Tony Armas vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Mike Heath vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jeff Newman vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Shooty Babitt vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Tony Armas scored
    Shooty Babitt stole second base
    Dave McKay vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 2-1


    Bottom Inning 2

    Jim Spencer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Barry Foote vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bucky Dent vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Wild pitch by Mike Norris
    Bucky Dent advanced to 2b
    Willie Randolph vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 2-1


    Top Inning 3

    Rob Picciolo vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Rickey Henderson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Unknown event POCS2(13634) (8)
    Unknown
    Dwayne Murphy vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 2-1


    Bottom Inning 3

    Bobby Murcer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dave Winfield vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Reggie Jackson vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Dave Winfield advanced to 2b
    Oscar Gamble vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Dave Winfield scored, Reggie Jackson advanced to 3b, advancement unknown
    Graig Nettles vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Reggie Jackson scored
    Jim Spencer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-1


    Top Inning 4

    Cliff Johnson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Tony Armas vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Cliff Johnson advanced to 2b
    Mike Heath vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Cliff Johnson advanced to 3b
    Jeff Newman vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Cliff Johnson scored, Mike Heath advanced to 2b
    Shooty Babitt vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-2


    Bottom Inning 4

    Barry Foote vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Bucky Dent vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Willie Randolph vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Bucky Dent advanced to 3b
    Bobby Murcer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-2


    Top Inning 5

    Dave McKay vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Rob Picciolo vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Rickey Henderson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dwayne Murphy vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-2


    Bottom Inning 5

    Dave Winfield vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reggie Jackson vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Oscar Gamble vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Graig Nettles vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-2


    Top Inning 6

    Cliff Johnson vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Tony Armas vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mike Heath vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 4-2


    Bottom Inning 6

    Jim Spencer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Barry Foote vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    14Sacrifice bunt to . Jim Spencer advanced to 2b
    Bucky Dent vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Jim Spencer scored, Bucky Dent advanced to 2b
    Willie Randolph vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . advancement unknown, Willie Randolph advanced to 2b
    Bobby Murcer vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 5-2


    Top Inning 7

    Jeff Newman vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Shooty Babitt vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Jeff Newman advanced to 3b
    Dave McKay vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Rob Picciolo vs Rudy May  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled . Jeff Newman scored
    Rickey Henderson vs Ron Davis  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Rob Picciolo scored
    Rickey Henderson stole second base
    Dwayne Murphy vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Rickey Henderson scored
    Dwayne Murphy stole second base
    Wayne Gross vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 5-5


    Bottom Inning 7

    Dave Winfield vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reggie Jackson vs Mike Norris  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Unknown event PO1(E1).1-2 (8)
    Unknown. Reggie Jackson advanced to 2b
    Lou Piniella vs Bob Owchinko  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Graig Nettles vs Bob Owchinko  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dennis Werth vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 5-5


    Top Inning 8

    Tony Armas vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Heath vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dave Revering vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 5-5


    Bottom Inning 8

    Barry Foote vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bucky Dent vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Hit into fielder's choice to . Larry Milbourne advanced to 2b
    Willie Randolph vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Larry Milbourne advanced to 3b, Bucky Dent advanced to 2b
    Bobby Murcer vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Bucky Dent advanced to 3b, Willie Randolph advanced to 2b
    Dave Winfield vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Bucky Dent scored
    Reggie Jackson vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered . Willie Randolph scored, Bobby Murcer scored
    Lou Piniella vs Jeff Jones  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    New York Yankees lead Oakland Athletics 9-5


    Top Inning 9

    Shooty Babitt vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dave McKay vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Rob Picciolo vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Rickey Henderson vs Rich Gossage  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    New York Yankees beat Oakland Athletics 9-5


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