The Detroit Tigers were defeated by the New York Yankees, 12 to 8, on May 22, 1979.

1979 Detroit Tigers

Final

NYY

Yankees

23-18

12

DET

Tigers

15-20

8

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

8

0

4

2

0

5

0

0

6

2

0

7

0

0

8

0

7

9

0

1

R

12

8

H

15

11

E

1

3

Top 3rd

NYY

DET

Yankees

Reggie Jackson walked; Mickey Rivers scored.

1

0

Yankees

Single by Chris Chambliss; Willie Randolph and Graig Nettles scored.

3

0

Yankees

Double by Roy White; Reggie Jackson scored.

4

0

Yankees

Single by Jay Johnstone; Chris Chambliss and Roy White scored.

6

0

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Bucky Dent; Jay Johnstone scored.

7

0

Yankees

Single by Willie Randolph; Mickey Rivers scored.

8

0

Top 4th

NYY

DET

Yankees

Roy White grounded out; Reggie Jackson scored.

9

0

Yankees

Single by Bucky Dent; Roy White scored.

10

0

Top 6th

NYY

DET

Yankees

Passed ball; Chris Chambliss scored.

11

0

Yankees

Triple by Jerry Narron; Roy White scored.

12

0

Bottom 8th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Rusty Staub ground ball; Error by Chris Chambliss; Tim Corcoran scored.

12

1

Tigers

Single by Jason Thompson; Steve Kemp scored.

12

2

Tigers

Single by Lynn Jones; Rusty Staub and Jason Thompson scored.

12

4

Tigers

Sacrifice fly by Phil Mankowski; Lance Parrish scored.

12

5

Tigers

Double by Tim Corcoran; Lynn Jones and Alan Trammell scored.

12

7

Bottom 9th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Home run by Rusty Staub.

12

8

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Mickey Rivers CF 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Juan Beniquez CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Willie Randolph 2B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1
Brian Doyle 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Graig Nettles 3B 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 2
Reggie Jackson RF 2 2 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 1
Chris Chambliss 1B 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 5
Roy White DH 4 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Jay Johnstone LF 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jerry Narron C 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Bucky Dent SS 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fred Stanley SS 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Totals 39 12 15 11 0 8 5 0 2 21

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Luis Tiant (W) 7.1 7 5 3 3 0 0
Dick Tidrow 1.2 4 3 3 1 0 1
Totals 9.0 11 8 4 4 0 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tim Corcoran RF 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Lou Whitaker 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Steve Kemp LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Rusty Staub DH 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jason Thompson 1B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
Lance Parrish C 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Lynn Jones RF,CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Phil Mankowski 3B 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 37 8 11 7 1 4 0 0 0 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mark Fidrych (L) 2.0 5 5 5 3 2 0
Sheldon Burnside 0.2 4 3 2 0 0 0
Aurelio Lopez 3.1 6 4 4 2 2 0
Bruce Taylor 3.0 0 0 0 3 1 0
Totals 9.0 15 12 11 8 5 0

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More Tigers Stats

Team Batting Leaders

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HR

9

Greene

Riley Greene

RBI

29

Carpenter

Kerry Carpenter

AVG

.283

Carpenter

Kerry Carpenter

Team Pitching Leaders

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W

5

Skubal

Tarik Skubal

K

81

Flaherty

Jack Flaherty

ERA

1.92

Olson

Reese Olson

Team Rankings

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HR

46

23rd

R

225

16th

SO

443

15th

ERA

3.77

10th

2024 Division Standings

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TEAM W L PCT GB
Guardians Guardians
35 17 .673
Royals Royals
34 19 .642 1.5
Twins Twins
28 23 .549 6.5
Tigers Tigers
25 27 .481 10.0
White Sox White Sox
15 38 .283 20.5

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Tue
5/28
PIT PIT
@
DET DET
6:40 PM
Wed
5/29
PIT PIT
@
DET DET
1:10 PM
Thu
5/30
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
7:10 PM
Fri
5/31
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
7:10 PM
Sat
6/1
DET DET
@
BOS BOS
4:10 PM

Last Game

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DET Tigers

26-27

14

Final

11

TOR Blue Jays

23-29

Sun 26 May 2024

MLB 2024 Batting Leaders

MLB 2024 Pitching Leaders

Fantasy 2024

MLB 2023 Division Standings

NL East W L PCT GB
1
Braves Braves
104 58 .642
2
Phillies Phillies
90 72 .556 14.0
AL East W L PCT GB
1
Orioles Orioles
101 61 .623
2
Rays Rays
99 63 .611 2.0
NL West W L PCT GB
1
Dodgers Dodgers
100 62 .617
2
Diamondbacks Diamondbacks
84 78 .519 16.0
NL Central W L PCT GB
1
Brewers Brewers
92 70 .568
2
Cubs Cubs
83 79 .512 9.0
AL West W L PCT GB
1
Astros Astros
90 72 .556
2
Rangers Rangers
90 72 .556
AL Central W L PCT GB
1
Twins Twins
87 75 .537
2
Tigers Tigers
78 84 .481 9.0

MLB 2024 Scores & Schedule

Scores

DATE MATCHUP SCORE
Sat
5/25
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
11-14
Fri
5/24
NYY NYY
@
SDP SDP
4-1
Fri
5/24
BAL BAL
@
CWS CWS
5-3
Fri
5/24
TEX TEX
@
MIN MIN
3-5
Fri
5/24
PHI PHI
@
COL COL
8-4

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sun
5/26
LAD LAD
@
CIN CIN
12:10 PM
Sun
5/26
ATL ATL
@
PIT PIT
1:35 PM
Sun
5/26
SEA SEA
@
WSH WSH
1:35 PM
Sun
5/26
MIL MIL
@
BOS BOS
1:35 PM
Sun
5/26
KCR KCR
@
TBR TBR
1:40 PM