BLUE JAYS FANS


1979 Season
[1979 Season Index]
1979-06-25 New York Yankees 1 @ Toronto Blue Jays 3Final
1979-06-23 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ Boston Red Sox 4Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1979-06-24 Boston Red Sox – 8 Toronto Blue Jays – 4 FINAL 74 23-51
Day Game | Streak: 4 | W: Torrez, L: Huffman
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FAN RATING
46%
Based on 13 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1979-06-24 | Time: 2:19 | Attendance: 33,560
At the ballpark in Boston

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

Game Played on Sunday, June 24, 1979 (D) at Fenway Park
TOR A    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  –   4  5  0
BOS A    2  0  1    1  4  0    0  0  x  –   8 12  1
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    3   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
Gomez 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Bosetti cf                    4   1   0   0       0   1       4   0
Carty dh                      4   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   1   2   3       0   1       9   0
Woods lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cerone c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Ainge 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Cannon rf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Huffman p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   5   3       2   6      24   9
BATTING – 
2B: Mayberry (13,off Torrez); Carty (14,off Torrez).
HR: Mayberry (12,9th inning off Torrez 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 3.
Boston Red Sox               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Remy 2b                       4   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
Poquette rf                   3   2   2   1       1   0       1   0
Lynn cf                       4   2   3   3       0   0       4   0
Rice dh                       3   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Yastrzemski lf                4   2   3   2       0   1       0   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      10   2
Hobson 3b                     4   0   2   1       0   1       2   2
Papi ss                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Allenson c                    4   1   1   0       0   1       7   0
Torrez p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Totals                       34   8  12   8       2   3      27  14
FIELDING – 
E: Hobson (8).
BATTING – 
2B: Allenson (5,off Huffman); Lynn 2 (22,off Huffman 2); Hobson (10,off Huffman);
Yastrzemski (15,off Miller).
HR: Lynn (19,1st inning off Huffman 1 on 1 out); Yastrzemski (14,5th inning
off Huffman 1 on 1 out).
SF: Poquette (4,off Huffman); Rice (5,off Huffman).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Huffman L(4-8)                4.1  10   8   8   0   1   2  23
Miller                        2.2   2   0   0   2   2   0  12
Willis                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    12   8   8   2   3   2  38

Boston Red Sox               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Torrez W(8-4)                 9     5   4   3   2   6   1  34

Umpires: HP – Durwood Merrill, 1B – Dave Phillips, 2B – Dan Morrison, 3B – Al Clark
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 33560
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Boston Red Sox           
1. Griffin             ss        Remy                2b
2. Gomez               3b        Poquette            rf
3. Bosetti             cf        Lynn                cf
4. Carty               dh        Rice                dh
5. Mayberry            1b        Yastrzemski         lf
6. Woods               lf        Watson              1b
7. Cerone              c         Hobson              3b
8. Ainge               2b        Papi                ss
9. Cannon              rf        Allenson            c
   Huffman             p         Torrez              p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin walked; Gomez walked [Griffin to second];
Bosetti forced Gomez (second to shortstop) [Griffin to third];
Carty lined to third [Griffin scored (error by Hobson) (no RBI),
Bosetti to third]; Mayberry doubled [Bosetti scored (unearned)];
Woods grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 0.

RED SOX 1ST: Remy flied out to center; Poquette singled; Lynn
homered [Poquette scored]; Rice flied out to center; Yastrzemski
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 2.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Cerone flied out to center; Ainge grounded out
(pitcher to first); Cannon was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 2.

RED SOX 2ND: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Hobson
grounded out (third to first); Papi grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 2.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Griffin popped to third in foul territory; Gomez
struck out; Bosetti grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 2.

RED SOX 3RD: Allenson doubled; Remy grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Allenson to third]; Poquette hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Allenson scored]; Lynn doubled; Rice grounded out (third
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 3.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Carty doubled; Mayberry flied out to center;
Woods flied out to right [Carty to third]; On a bunt Cerone
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays
2, Red Sox 3.

RED SOX 4TH: Yastrzemski singled; Watson flied out to right
[Yastrzemski to second]; Hobson doubled [Yastrzemski scored];
Papi grounded out (shortstop to first) [Hobson to third];
Allenson grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 4.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Ainge was called out on strikes; Cannon popped to
center; Griffin grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 4.

RED SOX 5TH: Remy singled to second; Poquette singled [Remy to
third]; Lynn doubled [Remy scored, Poquette to third]; Rice hit
a sacrifice fly to right [Poquette scored, Lynn to third];
Yastrzemski homered [Lynn scored]; MILLER REPLACED HUFFMAN
(PITCHING); Watson grounded out (third to first); Hobson singled
to shortstop; Papi made an out to second; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Gomez grounded out (pitcher to first to pitcher);
Bosetti grounded out (second to first); Carty singled; Mayberry
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

RED SOX 6TH: Allenson struck out; Remy walked; Poquette walked
[Remy to second]; Lynn flied out to right [Remy to third,
Poquette to second]; Rice flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Woods popped to catcher in foul territory; Cerone
was called out on strikes; Ainge grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

RED SOX 7TH: Yastrzemski doubled; Watson grounded out (third to
first); Hobson struck out; Papi made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Cannon grounded out (first to pitcher); Griffin
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gomez grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

RED SOX 8TH: WILLIS REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Allenson popped
to left; Remy flied out to left; Poquette flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Red Sox 8.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: Bosetti was called out on strikes; Carty singled
to shortstop; Mayberry homered [Carty scored]; Woods flied out
to center; Cerone grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Red Sox 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        4   5   0    3
 Red Sox          8  12   1    6