The Detroit Tigers lost to the New York Yankees, 5 to 4, on September 8, 1979.

1979 Detroit Tigers

Final

NYY

Yankees

77-62

5

DET

Tigers

75-68

4

1

1

0

2

2

0

3

1

0

4

0

1

5

0

1

6

0

0

7

0

1

8

1

1

9

0

0

R

5

4

H

8

6

E

3

0

Top 1st

NYY

DET

Yankees

Double by Reggie Jackson; Bobby Murcer scored.

1

0

Top 2nd

NYY

DET

Yankees

Double by Bobby Murcer; Bucky Dent scored.

2

0

Yankees

Single by Chris Chambliss; Bobby Murcer scored.

3

0

Top 3rd

NYY

DET

Yankees

Single by Brian Doyle; Jim Spencer scored.

4

0

Bottom 4th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Wild pitchSome( by Ron Guidry); Ron LeFlore scored.

4

1

Bottom 5th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Dave Stegman grounded out; Lynn Jones scored.

4

2

Bottom 7th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Home run by Dave Stegman.

4

3

Top 8th

NYY

DET

Yankees

Home run by Graig Nettles.

5

3

Bottom 8th

NYY

DET

Tigers

Home run by Ron LeFlore.

5

4

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bobby Murcer CF 4 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Chris Chambliss 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oscar Gamble LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Lou Piniella LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie Jackson RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Jim Spencer DH 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
Graig Nettles 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
Jerry Narron C 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Roy White PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brad Gulden C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Doyle 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bucky Dent SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 5 8 5 1 3 5 0 1 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ron Guidry (W) 7.1 5 4 3 2 10 2
Rich Gossage (S) 1.2 1 0 0 0 4 0
Totals 9.0 6 4 3 2 14 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Ron LeFlore DH 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 6
Tom Brookens 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Champ Summers PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Alan Trammell SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Morales RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
John Wockenfuss 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Jason Thompson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Lance Parrish C 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Steve Kemp PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Lynn Jones LF 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Al Greene PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dave Stegman CF 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Kirk Gibson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Mark Wagner SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Rick Peters PH,2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 32 4 6 3 2 2 14 2 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jack Morris (L) 3.0 6 4 4 3 1 0
Pat Underwood 5.0 2 1 1 0 3 1
Aurelio Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 8 5 5 3 5 1

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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

.285

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

42

28th

R

211

21st

SO

441

16th

ERA

3.63

9th

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)
Sun
5/26
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
11:35 AM
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

Last Game

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DET Tigers

25-27

2

Final

1

TOR Blue Jays

23-28

Sat 25 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
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
Fri
5/24
HOU HOU
@
OAK OAK
1-3

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sun
5/26
TOR TOR
@
DET DET
11:35 AM
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