The Oakland Athletics were defeated by the Boston Red Sox, 8 to 7, on July 14, 1979.

1979 Oakland Athletics

Final

BOS

Red Sox

55-32

8

1

1

0

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

2

0

5

0

2

6

1

3

7

0

0

8

0

2

9

3

0

R

8

7

H

10

8

E

1

1

Top 1st

BOS

OAK

Red Sox

Single by Tom Poquette; Rick Burleson scored.

1

0

Top 2nd

BOS

OAK

Red Sox

Single by Rick Burleson; Bob Watson scored.

2

0

Top 4th

BOS

OAK

Red Sox

Home run by Butch Hobson; Bob Watson scored.

4

0

Bottom 5th

BOS

OAK

Athletics

Double by Jim Essian; Dave Revering scored.

4

1

Athletics

Single by Rickey Henderson; Mike Heath scored.

4

2

Top 6th

BOS

OAK

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Butch Hobson; Bob Watson scored.

5

2

Bottom 6th

BOS

OAK

Athletics

Wild pitchSome( by Mike Torrez); Jim Essian scored.

5

3

Athletics

Single by Mike Edwards; Mike Heath and Tony Armas scored.

5

5

Bottom 8th

BOS

OAK

Athletics

Home run by Tony Armas; Larry Murray scored.

5

7

Top 9th

BOS

OAK

Red Sox

Single by Jim Rice; Larry Wolfe scored.

6

7

Red Sox

Single by Carl Yastrzemski; Jim Dwyer scored.

7

7

Red Sox

Sacrifice fly by Carlton Fisk; Jim Rice scored.

8

7

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rick Burleson SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jack Brohamer 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Larry Wolfe PH,2B 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Tom Poquette CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Montgomery PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Dwyer PH,CF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jim Rice LF 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Carl Yastrzemski DH 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
Bob Watson 1B 3 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Carlton Fisk C 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Butch Hobson 3B 4 1 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 4
Dwight Evans RF 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1
Totals 36 8 10 8 1 7 4 0 0 14

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mike Torrez 5.2 7 5 5 2 4 0
Allen Ripley (W) 2.1 1 2 2 2 1 1
Dick Drago 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Bill Campbell (S) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 8 7 7 5 5 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rickey Henderson CF 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Dave Chalk 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mitchell Page DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Dave Revering 1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Jim Essian C 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Mike Heath LF 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Larry Murray PR,LF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tony Armas RF 3 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4
Mike Edwards 2B 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2
Milt Ramirez SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Newman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Rob Picciolo SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 7 8 6 1 5 5 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Brian Kingman 5.0 5 5 4 3 1 1
Dave Heaverlo 3.0 1 0 0 3 2 0
Dave Hamilton 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Steve McCatty (L) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0
Jim Todd 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Totals 9.0 10 8 7 7 4 1

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Team Batting Leaders

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HR

11

Rooker

Brent Rooker

RBI

32

Rooker

Brent Rooker

AVG

.285

Rooker

Brent Rooker

Team Pitching Leaders

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W

3

Spence

Mitch Spence

K

42

Miller

Mason Miller

ERA

2.57

Kelly

Michael Kelly

Team Rankings

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HR

66

4th

R

201

24th

SO

414

22nd

ERA

4.52

24th

2024 Division Standings

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TEAM W L PCT GB
Mariners Mariners
27 25 .519
Rangers Rangers
24 28 .462 3.0
Astros Astros
23 28 .451 3.5
Athletics Athletics
21 32 .396 6.5
Angels Angels
20 31 .392 6.5

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sat
5/25
HOU HOU
@
OAK OAK
4:07 PM
Sun
5/26
HOU HOU
@
OAK OAK
4:07 PM
Tue
5/28
OAK OAK
@
TBR TBR
6:50 PM
Wed
5/29
OAK OAK
@
TBR TBR
6:50 PM
Thu
5/30
OAK OAK
@
TBR TBR
1:10 PM

Last Game

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OAK Athletics

21-32

3

Final

6

HOU Astros

23-28

Fri 24 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
Thu
5/23
MIL MIL
@
BOS BOS
7-2
Thu
5/23
SEA SEA
@
WSH WSH
1-6
Thu
5/23
SFG SFG
@
NYM NYM
8-7
Thu
5/23
KCR KCR
@
TBR TBR
8-1
Thu
5/23
TEX TEX
@
MIN MIN
2-3

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sat
5/25
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
1:10 PM
Sat
5/25
SFG SFG
@
NYM NYM
1:40 PM
Sat
5/25
TEX TEX
@
MIN MIN
2:10 PM
Sat
5/25
BAL BAL
@
CWS CWS
2:10 PM
Sat
5/25
SEA SEA
@
WSH WSH
4:05 PM