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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 15-6L1--122000 001 000 143
Oakland Athletics 19-5W5--111100 211 00x 5121
Date of Game:  Friday, May 05, 1978
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Feats and Milestones

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Ron LeFlorecf29.323411000.292215053118
Mark Wagnerss24.062400000.2221374041
Rusty Staubdh34.034302110.3262121522221
Jason Thompson1b23.303401002.307213025130
Steve Kemplf23.271400002.286211721111
John Wockenfussrf29.067300011.3338169010
Lance Parrishc21.324300000.2091224150
Aurelio Rodriguez3b30.129300001.3701614392100
Steve Dillard2b27.086200000.14316140041
    Jim Crawfordp27.218000000.0005154000
Totals: 3014126.1331545131 

Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Billy Northcf29.355403000.28617736052
Mike Edwards2b25.251211001.2882027064
    Jerry Tabbph26.049100001.000163000
    Steve Staggs2b26.365000000.3571587001
Mitchell Pagelf26.203310010.29813158161
    Dwayne Murphylf23.047000000.0001818000
Gary Alexanderdh25.039301101.269241018160
Mario Guerreross28.219401000.320244161130
Dave Revering1b25.082321010.2822323140
Wayne Gross3b26.112402001.25324180260
Jim Essianc27.123311200.227242372130
Miguel Dilonerf23.185402000.2142297049
Totals: 31512324.3872252143 

Game Stats


2B:  Ron LeFlore (5)
HR:  Jim Essian (2)
RBIs:  Gary Alexander (16), Jim Essian 2 (13), Rusty Staub (22)
SB:  Miguel Dilone (9), Mike Edwards (4)
CS: Miguel Dilone (6), Billy North (2)
SH:  Steve Dillard (4), Mike Edwards (2), Jim Essian (3)
SF:  Gary Alexander (1)

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Jack Billingham  (L 3-1)35.073611532413.411.270005398
Jim Crawford27.21821000004.001.000005166
Pitching Totals:81253241 00010564

Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

John Henry Johnson  (W 3-1)21.25794112601.180.9500055
Pitching Totals:9411260 00055

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Jack Billingham; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jack Billingham 0-0-0;  Jim Crawford 0-0-0;  John Henry Johnson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jack Billingham 29;  Jim Crawford 7;  John Henry Johnson 33; 
Time of Game:  2:03    Attendance:  14,612
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Neudecker  1B  George Maloney  2B  Jim McKean  3B  Greg Kosc 

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