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1979 Season
[1979 Season Index]
1979-07-09 Milwaukee Brewers 1 @ Toronto Blue Jays 7Final
1979-07-07 Toronto Blue Jays 0 @ Texas Rangers 2Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1979-07-08 Texas Rangers – 4 Toronto Blue Jays – 3 FINAL 87 27-60
Night Game | Streak: 2 | W: Comer, L: Moore, SV: Lyle
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FAN RATING
46%
Based on 13 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1979-07-08 | Time: 1:51 | Attendance: 17,489
At the ballpark in Texas

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

Game Played on Sunday, July 8, 1979 (N) at Arlington Stadium
TOR A    0  1  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  –   3  6  1
TEX A    0  1  0    0  0  3    0  0  x  –   4  6  0
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Bosetti cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Howell 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       0   5
Carty dh                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
  Bailor pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Woods lf                      3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Velez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cerone c                      3   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Cannon rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ainge 2b                      3   1   1   0       0   0       8   4
Moore p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       31   3   6   2       1   2      24  16
FIELDING – 
DP: 4. Howell-Ainge-Mayberry, Howell-Ainge-Mayberry, Howell-Ainge-Mayberry, Ainge-Griffin-Mayberry.
E: Griffin (17).
BATTING – 
2B: Woods (15,off Comer); Carty (16,off Comer).
SH: Griffin (9,off Comer).
Team LOB: 3.
BASERUNNING – 
CS: Bosetti (5,2nd base by Comer/Sundberg).
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Sample lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Bell 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Zisk rf                       2   1   0   0       2   0       3   0
J. Ellis 1b                   3   2   1   3       0   0       8   1
  Jorgensen 1b                0   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Soderholm dh                  3   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Sundberg c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Roberts cf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Grubb cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Norman ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Comer p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Lyle p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   4   6   4       4   1      27  13
BATTING – 
HR: J. Ellis (8,6th inning off Moore 2 on 2 out).
SH: Sundberg (2,off Moore).
GDP: Sundberg (10,off Moore); Wills (8,off Moore); Bell 2 (8,off Moore 2).
Team LOB: 3.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moore L(2-1)                  8     6   4   3   4   1   1  31

Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Comer W(9-6)                  8.2   6   3   3   1   2   0  32
Lyle SV(9)                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     6   3   3   1   2   0  33
WP: Comer (4).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Lyle 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Ron Luciano, 1B – Rocky Roe, 2B – Russ Goetz, 3B – Bill Haller
Time of Game: 1:51   Attendance: 17489
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Texas Rangers            
1. Griffin             ss        Wills               2b
2. Bosetti             cf        Sample              lf
3. Howell              3b        Bell                3b
4. Carty               dh        Zisk                rf
5. Mayberry            1b        J. Ellis            1b
6. Woods               lf        Soderholm           dh
7. Cerone              c         Sundberg            c
8. Cannon              rf        Roberts             cf
9. Ainge               2b        Norman              ss
   Moore               p         Comer               p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin grounded out (shortstop to first);
Bosetti grounded out (third to first); Howell made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Rangers 0.

RANGERS 1ST: On a bunt Wills grounded out (pitcher to first);
Sample grounded out (third to first); Bell grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Rangers 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Carty flied out to right; Mayberry struck out;
Woods doubled to left; Cerone singled to left [Woods scored];
Cannon flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1,
Rangers 0.

RANGERS 2ND: Zisk flied out to left; J. Ellis reached on an
error by Griffin [J. Ellis to second]; Soderholm singled to left
[J. Ellis scored (unearned)]; Sundberg grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Soderholm out at second]; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Ainge flied out to left; Griffin grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bosetti singled to pitcher; Bosetti was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 3RD: Roberts walked; Norman forced Roberts (pitcher to
shortstop); Wills grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Norman out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 1, Rangers 1.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Howell grounded out (first unassisted); Carty
flied out to left; Mayberry grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 4TH: Sample walked; Bell grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Sample out at second]; Zisk walked;
J. Ellis forced Zisk (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Woods grounded out (pitcher to first); Cerone
flied out to left; Cannon grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 5TH: Soderholm singled to center; Sundberg out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Soderholm to second];
Roberts flied out to left; Norman grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Rangers 1.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Ainge singled to right; Griffin out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Ainge to second]; Bosetti
flied out to right [Ainge to third]; Comer threw a wild pitch
[Ainge scored]; Howell walked; Carty doubled to left [Howell
scored]; Mayberry lined to first; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 3, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 6TH: Wills singled to left; Sample singled to shortstop
[Wills to second]; Bell grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Wills to third, Sample out at second]; Zisk
walked; J. Ellis homered [Wills scored, Zisk scored]; Soderholm
struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rangers 4.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: JORGENSEN REPLACED J. ELLIS (PLAYING 1B); Woods
grounded out (second to first); Cerone lined to third; Cannon
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 3, Rangers 4.

RANGERS 7TH: Sundberg flied out to right; Roberts grounded out
(shortstop to first); Norman made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rangers 4.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Ainge grounded out (third to first); Griffin
flied out to center; Bosetti struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 3, Rangers 4.

RANGERS 8TH: Wills flied out to center; Sample made an out to
second; Bell singled to left; Zisk lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rangers 4.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: GRUBB REPLACED ROBERTS (PLAYING CF); Howell
grounded out (second to first); Carty grounded out (third to
first); Mayberry singled to left; LYLE REPLACED COMER
(PITCHING); BAILOR RAN FOR MAYBERRY; VELEZ BATTED FOR WOODS;
Velez flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3,
Rangers 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        3   6   1    3
 Rangers          4   6   0    3