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BOXSCORE: 1977 Atlanta Athletics At 1977 Detroit Reds               6/16/1977
 
  Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG     Reds               AB  R  H RBI AVG
  M.Page LF           3  3  1  1 .260     P.Rose 3B           5  0  1  0 .317  
  B.North CF          3  2  1  1 .203     J.Morgan 2B         4  0  2  0 .296  
A-M.Jorgensen CF      2  0  1  2 .298     K.Singleton RF      5  0  2  0 .314  
  J.Burroughs RF      4  2  0  0 .226     G.Foster LF         4  1  1  1 .342  
  D.Murphy C          5  3  4  2 .324     J.Thompson 1B       4  0  0  0 .256  
  W.Montanez 1B       6  0  2  3 .269     J.Bench C           4  1  2  0 .296  
  W.Gross 3B          5  0  2  2 .207     R.Leflore CF        4  0  1  0 .324  
  M.Perez 2B          6  0  3  2 .254     R.Knight SS         3  0  1  1 .429  
  R.Scott SS          6  2  3  0 .278   C-D.Driessen PH       1  0  0  0 .269  
  R.Langford P        2  1  0  0 .154   D-M.Stanley SS        0  0  0  0 .154  
                                          F.Norman P          2  0  0  0 .152  
                                          M.Soto P            0  0  0  0 .143  
                                        B-K.Griffey PH        1  0  0  0 .200  
                                          J.Crawford P        0  0  0  0 .000  
                                        E-R.Staub PH          1  0  0  0 .125  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      42 13 17 13                 Totals      38  2 10  2
 
A-Subbed Defensively (CF) For North In 5th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Soto In 7th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Knight In 8th Inning
D-Subbed Defensively (SS) For Driessen In 9th Inning
E-Pinch Hit For Crawford In 9th Inning
 
INJURY: Bill North INJURED (for 15 more games) in 5th inning
 
Athletics....... 3 1 1  2 0 1  2 0 3  - 13 17  2
Reds............ 0 1 0  1 0 0  0 0 0  -  2 10  2
 
Athletics (28-38)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
R.Langford WIN(3-9)       9      10   2   2   1   7   1   3.63
Totals                    9      10   2   2   1   7   1
 
Reds (35-33)             IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
F.Norman LOSS(3-9)        6 1/3  13  10   8   6   4   1   5.97
M.Soto                    0 2/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   5.82
J.Crawford                2       4   3   3   3   0   0   4.22
Totals                    9      17  13  11   9   4   1
 
ATTENDANCE- 32,044 DATE- Thursday, June 16th 1977 TIME- Night WEATHER- Good
UMPIRES- Al Clark, Jerry Neudecker, Art Frantz, Nick Bremigan
T- 3:04
LEFT ON BASE- Athletics:13  Reds:10
DOUBLE PLAYS- Athletics: 0  Reds: 1
ERRORS- R.Scott-2, P.Rose, J.Bench
DOUBLES- D.Murphy-2(8th), M.Perez(2nd), J.Bench(24th), R.Knight(3rd)
TRIPLES- M.Jorgensen(3rd)
HOME RUNS- M.Page(12th), G.Foster(24th)
SACRIFICE HITS- R.Langford-2
WALKS- M.Page-3, B.North, J.Burroughs-2, D.Murphy, W.Gross, R.Langford,
       J.Morgan
STRIKE OUTS- M.Page, J.Burroughs-2, W.Gross, K.Singleton, G.Foster, J.Thompson,
             J.Bench, R.Leflore-2, R.Staub
GIDP- W.Montanez
BALKS- F.Norman
WILD PITCHES- F.Norman-2
2-out RBI- W.Gross-2, B.North, M.Perez-2, D.Murphy, W.Montanez-3, R.Knight
 
Rick Langford allowed HAL to rest his bullpen, tossing a complete game and
Dale Murphy had 4 hits and 2 RBI at Tiger Stadium as the Atlanta Athletics
belted the Detroit Reds by the count of 13 to 2.
 
Langford(3-9) delivered a fine performance for Atlanta.  He allowed 10 hits
and 1 walk in 9 innings.  The Atlanta offense poured it on, scoring in 7 of
the 9 innings.  
 
Fred Norman(3-9) was tagged with the loss.  He was knocked around by Atlanta,
allowing 13 hits and 6 walks in 6 and 1/3 innings.