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BOXSCORE: 1977 San Francisco Yankees At 1977 Atlanta Athletics       5/9/1977
 
  Yankees            AB  R  H RBI AVG     Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  M.Rivers CF         4  1  1  0 .306     M.Page LF           4  0  0  0 .269  
  W.Randolph 2B       4  0  1  0 .213     B.Bonnell CF        4  2  2  0 .325  
  R.Jackson RF        4  0  1  1 .250     J.Burroughs RF      4  0  1  0 .205  
  T.Munson C          3  0  1  0 .323     D.Murphy C          4  1  2  2 .298  
  W.McCovey 1B        4  0  0  0 .282     W.Montanez 1B       3  1  0  0 .269  
  L.Piniella LF       4  0  0  0 .252     W.Gross 3B          3  1  1  3 .182  
  G.Nettles 3B        3  0  0  0 .190     R.Scott 2B          4  0  3  0 .296  
  B.Dent SS           3  0  1  0 .190     D.Chaney SS         4  0  1  0 .254  
  D.Gullett P         2  0  0  0 .000     D.Ruthven P         3  0  0  0 .385  
A-T.Whitfield PH      1  0  0  0 .444                                          
  D.Tidrow P          0  0  0  0 ----                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      32  1  5  1                 Totals      33  5 10  5
 
A-Pinch Hit For Gullett In 7th Inning
 
Yankees......... 0 0 1  0 0 0  0 0 0  -  1  5  0
Athletics....... 0 0 0  0 0 2  0 3    -  5 10  0
 
Yankees (12-21)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
D.Gullett LOSS(1-4)       6       7   2   2   1   5   1   6.42
D.Tidrow                  2       3   3   3   1   2   1   5.64
Totals                    8      10   5   5   2   7   2
 
Athletics (14-20)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
D.Ruthven WIN(3-2)        9       5   1   1   2   5   0   3.82
Totals                    9       5   1   1   2   5   0
 
ATTENDANCE- 4,635 DATE- Monday, May 9th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Joe Brinkman, Rich Garcia, Steve Palermo, Nestor Chylak
T- 2:32
LEFT ON BASE- Yankees: 6  Athletics: 6
DOUBLE PLAYS- Yankees: 1  Athletics: 0
DOUBLES- B.Bonnell(4th), R.Scott(4th)
HOME RUNS- D.Murphy(3rd), W.Gross(7th)
STOLEN BASES- M.Rivers(5th)
WALKS- T.Munson, G.Nettles, W.Montanez, W.Gross
STRIKE OUTS- R.Jackson, W.McCovey, L.Piniella, G.Nettles, D.Gullett, M.Page,
             J.Burroughs, W.Gross, R.Scott, D.Ruthven-3
GIDP- D.Murphy
2-out RBI- R.Jackson, W.Gross-3
 
Dale Murphy homered and had 2 RBI and Dick Ruthven had a complete game as the
Atlanta Athletics outscored the San Francisco Yankees 5 to 1.
 
Atlanta went ahead for good in the bottom of the 6th inning when they tallied
2 runs on 2 hits.  The key at-bat was by Murphy who brought the crowd to
their feet when he cracked a two-run shot.  Atlanta had a total of 10 hits
for the game.  
 
Ruthven(3-2) was the winner allowing 1 run for the game. Don Gullett(1-4) was
charged with the loss.  He pitched 6 innings giving up 7 hits and 1 walk.