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BOXSCORE: 1977 San Francisco Yankees At 1977 Atlanta Athletics      6/26/1977
 
  Yankees            AB  R  H RBI AVG     Athletics          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  M.Rivers CF         5  0  0  0 .287     W.Gross 3B          3  0  0  0 .206  
  W.Randolph 2B       3  1  1  0 .250     M.Perez 2B,SS       4  0  0  0 .250  
  R.Jackson RF        1  1  0  1 .290     J.Burroughs RF      4  0  0  0 .222  
  T.Munson C          4  0  0  0 .311     M.Page LF           3  0  0  0 .261  
  W.McCovey 1B        3  1  1  1 .296     W.Montanez 1B       4  0  0  0 .248  
  L.Piniella LF       4  2  2  3 .264     B.Bonnell CF        3  1  1  0 .289  
  G.Nettles 3B        3  1  1  1 .220     B.Pocoroba C        4  1  2  0 .284  
  B.Dent SS           4  0  0  0 .208     R.Picciolo SS       2  0  0  0 .278  
  B.Knepper P         3  0  0  0 .273   A-G.Matthews PH       1  0  0  0 .304  
  D.Tidrow P          1  0  0  0 .000     M.Leon P            0  0  0  0 .000  
                                        C-J.Nolan PH          1  0  0  0 .087  
                                          P.Niekro P          1  0  1  0 .086  
                                        B-R.Scott PH,2B       2  0  2  2 .277  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      31  6  5  6                 Totals      32  2  6  2
 
A-Pinch Hit For Picciolo In 7th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Niekro In 7th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Leon In 9th Inning
 
Yankees......... 1 1 0  0 0 3  0 1 0  -  6  5  0
Athletics....... 0 0 0  0 0 0  1 0 1  -  2  6  1
 
Yankees (38-39)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
B.Knepper WIN(5-4)        6 2/3   4   1   1   5   3   0   3.71
D.Tidrow SAVE(2nd)        2 1/3   2   1   1   0   3   0   5.87
Totals                    9       6   2   2   5   6   0
 
Athletics (30-46)        IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR    ERA
P.Niekro LOSS(6-10)       7       4   5   4   5   5   3   4.78
M.Leon                    2       1   1   1   0   0   1   5.21
Totals                    9       5   6   5   5   5   4
 
ATTENDANCE- 19,683 DATE- Sunday, June 26th 1977 TIME- Day WEATHER- Good
UMPIRES- Al Clark, Jerry Neudecker, Art Frantz, Nick Bremigan
T- 2:43
LEFT ON BASE- Yankees: 4  Athletics: 8
DOUBLE PLAYS- Yankees: 1  Athletics: 0
ERRORS- M.Page
DOUBLES- B.Pocoroba(13th)
TRIPLES- R.Scott(3rd)
HOME RUNS- W.McCovey(18th), L.Piniella-2(11th), G.Nettles(25th)
SACRIFICE FLIES- R.Jackson
WALKS- W.Randolph, R.Jackson-2, W.McCovey, G.Nettles, W.Gross-2, M.Page,
       B.Bonnell, P.Niekro
STRIKE OUTS- T.Munson-2, L.Piniella, B.Knepper-2, W.Gross, M.Perez-2,
             J.Burroughs-2, J.Nolan
GIDP- R.Picciolo
BALKS- P.Niekro
2-out RBI- L.Piniella-2, G.Nettles, R.Scott-2
 
Left fielder Lou Piniella slammed 2 homeruns and had 3 RBI at Oakland Coliseum
as the San Francisco Yankees beat the slumping Atlanta Athletics by the count
of 6 to 2.
 
Piniella led the offense for San Francisco.  He ripped a solo home run in the
2nd inning and cleared the fences for a two-run home run in the 6th inning.
San Francisco had just 5 hits for the afternoon.  
 
Bob Knepper(5-4) was the winner allowing 1 run in 6 and 2/3 innings. Dick
Tidrow recorded his 2nd save.  The loss was charged to Phil Niekro(6-10).  He
allowed 3 homeruns in 7 innings of work.