BLUE JAYS FANS


1979 Season
[1979 Season Index]
1979-06-22 Toronto Blue Jays 1 @ Boston Red Sox 12Final
1979-06-20 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ New York Yankees 2Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1979-06-21 New York Yankees – 3 Toronto Blue Jays – 1 FINAL 71 23-48
Day Game | Streak: 1 | W: Tiant, L: Lemanczyk, SV: Davis
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1979-06-21 | Time: 2:02 | Attendance: 19,278
At the ballpark in New

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1979 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Thursday, June 21, 1979 (D) at Yankee Stadium I
TOR A    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  –   1  8  2
NY  A    0  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  x  –   3  5  1
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   5
Cannon rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Bosetti cf                    4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Carty dh                      4   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       8   2
Woods lf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Bailor ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ainge 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Cerone c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Gomez 3b                      3   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
Lemanczyk p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   1   8   1       1   5      24  11
FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Mayberry-Griffin-Mayberry, Griffin-Ainge.
E: Woods 2 (7).
BATTING – 
2B: Gomez (2,off Tiant); Carty 2 (13,off Tiant 2).
GDP: Ainge (4,off Tiant).
Team LOB: 7.
New York Yankees             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rivers cf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Brown lf                      4   0   1   1       0   3       4   0
  Beniquez lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Nettles 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Piniella rf                   3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Chambliss dh                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Spencer 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Narron c                      2   1   0   0       1   0       6   0
Dent ss                       3   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Stanley 2b                    3   0   0   1       0   1       1   6
Tiant p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Kaat p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   3   5   3       1   6      27   9
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Dent-Stanley-Spencer.
E: Spencer (2).
BATTING – 
2B: Rivers (12,off Lemanczyk).
HBP: Chambliss (1,by Lemanczyk).
GDP: Spencer (5,off Lemanczyk).
Team LOB: 2.
BASERUNNING – 
CS: Rivers (6,2nd base by Lemanczyk/Cerone).
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemanczyk L(7-4)              8     5   3   1   1   6   0  29
WP: Lemanczyk 2 (6).
HBP: Lemanczyk (4,Chambliss).
New York Yankees             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tiant W(3-2)                  7.2   8   1   1   1   5   0  31
Kaat                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Davis SV(2)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   1   1   1   5   0  35
Inherited Runners – Scored: Kaat 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Joe Brinkman, 1B – Vic Voltaggio, 2B – Marty Springstead, 3B – Larry McCoy
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 19278
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             New York Yankees         
1. Griffin             ss        Rivers              cf
2. Cannon              rf        Brown               lf
3. Bosetti             cf        Nettles             3b
4. Carty               dh        Piniella            rf
5. Mayberry            1b        Chambliss           dh
6. Woods               lf        Spencer             1b
7. Ainge               2b        Narron              c
8. Cerone              c         Dent                ss
9. Gomez               3b        Stanley             2b
   Lemanczyk           p         Tiant               p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin grounded out (second to first); Cannon
singled to right; Cannon safe on a pick-off error by Spencer
[Cannon to second]; Bosetti struck out; Carty flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Rivers singled to right; Rivers was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Brown struck out; Nettles flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Mayberry walked; Woods flied out to left; Ainge
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Mayberry out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Piniella grounded out (shortstop to first);
Chambliss flied out to left; Spencer flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Cerone grounded out (pitcher to first); Gomez
doubled to center; Griffin flied out to left; Cannon flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Narron reached on an error by Woods; Dent singled
to right [Narron to third]; Stanley grounded out (third to
first) [Narron scored (unearned), Dent to second]; Rivers flied
out to left; Brown singled to left [Dent scored (unearned)
(RBI), Brown to second (error by Woods)]; Lemanczyk threw a wild
pitch [Brown to third]; Nettles struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2
E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 2.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Bosetti made an out to shortstop; Carty struck
out; Mayberry singled to left; Woods singled to left [Mayberry
to second]; Ainge grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 4TH: Piniella grounded out (second to first); Chambliss
was hit by a pitch; Spencer grounded into a double play (first
to shortstop to first) [Chambliss out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 2.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Cerone grounded out (first to pitcher); Gomez
singled to left; Griffin struck out; Cannon made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 5TH: Narron grounded out (second to first); Dent
grounded out (shortstop to first); Stanley struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Bosetti singled to left; Carty doubled to left
[Bosetti scored]; Mayberry made an out to pitcher; Woods
grounded out (second to pitcher) [Carty to third]; Ainge struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 6TH: Rivers doubled to left; Brown struck out; Nettles
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Rivers to third]; Piniella
singled to left [Rivers scored]; Chambliss made an out to
shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Cerone flied out to left; Gomez flied out to
right; Griffin grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

YANKEES 7TH: Spencer struck out; Narron walked; Lemanczyk threw
a wild pitch [Narron to second]; Dent lined into a double play
(shortstop to second) [Narron out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Cannon struck out; Bosetti made an out to
catcher; Carty doubled to right; KAAT REPLACED TIANT (PITCHING);
Mayberry grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

YANKEES 8TH: Stanley grounded out (shortstop to first); Rivers
grounded out (first unassisted); Brown struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: BENIQUEZ REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING LF); BAILOR
BATTED FOR WOODS; DAVIS REPLACED KAAT (PITCHING); Bailor flied
out to center; Ainge flied out to left; Cerone grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        1   8   2    7
 Yankees          3   5   1    2