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Kansas City Royals 7, New York Yankees 2

Kansas City Royals 7, New York Yankees 2

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League Championship Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 8, 1980 (D) at Royals Stadium

NY  A    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2 10  1
KC  A    0  2  2    0  0  0    1  2  x  -   7 10  0
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Randolph 2b            5   0   2   0       0   1       0   5
Dent ss                4   0   2   0       0   0       3   3
Watson 1b              4   0   2   0       0   0      11   2
Jackson rf             4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Soderholm dh           4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cerone c               4   1   1   1       0   0       6   1
Piniella lf            3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
Rodriguez 3b           4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Brown cf               4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Guidry p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Davis p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Underwood p          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                36   2  10   2       1   4      24  17
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Watson (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Randolph (1,off Gura); Rodriguez (1,off Gura); Watson (1,off Gura).
HR: Cerone (1,2nd inning off Gura 0 on, 1 out); Piniella (1,2nd inning off
Gura 0 on, 1 out).
SH: Dent (1,off Gura).
Team LOB: 9.
Kansas City Royals    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson lf              5   0   1   2       0   1       1   0
Washington ss          4   0   1   0       1   2       2   3
Brett 3b               3   2   2   1       1   0       1   2
McRae dh               3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Otis cf                4   2   2   0       0   0       5   0
Wathan rf              1   1   0   0       3   1       4   0
  Hurdle rf            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aikens 1b              4   0   1   2       0   1       7   0
  LaCock 1b            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Porter c               4   1   0   0       0   0       5   0
White 2b               4   1   3   2       0   0       2   3
Gura p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                32   7  10   7       5   7      27   9
BATTING - 
2B: Brett (1,off Guidry); White (1,off Guidry); Otis (1,off Guidry); Wilson
(1,off Underwood).
HR: Brett (1,7th inning off Davis 0 on, 1 out).
HBP: McRae (1,by Davis).
IBB: Wathan (1,by Guidry).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Otis (1,2nd base off Guidry/Cerone); White (1,2nd base off Davis/Cerone).
CS: Washington (1,2nd base by Guidry/Cerone); McRae (1,2nd base by Davis/Cerone).
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Guidry L(0-1)          3     5   4   4   4   2   0
Davis                  4     3   1   1   1   3   1
Underwood              1     2   2   0   0   2   0
Totals                 8    10   7   5   5   7   1
Kansas City Royals    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Gura W(1-0)            9    10   2   2   1   4   2
WP: Guidry (1).
HBP: Davis (1,McRae).
IBB: Guidry (1,Wathan).
Umpires: Steve Palermo, Joe Brinkman, Larry McCoy, Bill Haller, George Maloney, Ken Kaiser
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 42598
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              Kansas City Royals       
1. Randolph            2b        Wilson              lf
2. Dent                ss        Washington          ss
3. Watson              1b        Brett               3b
4. Jackson             rf        McRae               dh
5. Soderholm           dh        Otis                cf
6. Cerone              c         Wathan              rf
7. Piniella            lf        Aikens              1b
8. Rodriguez           3b        Porter              c
9. Brown               cf        White               2b
   Guidry              p         Gura                p

YANKEES 1ST: Randolph doubled to center; ALCS game 1;
Dent out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Randolph to
third]; Watson grounded out (third to first); Jackson popped to
shortstop in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Washington
grounded out (third to first); Brett doubled to right; McRae
made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0, Royals 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Soderholm grounded out (shortstop to first); Cerone
homered; Piniella homered; Rodriguez doubled to right; Brown
grounded out (second to first) [Rodriguez to third]; Randolph
made an out to shortstop; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2,
Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Otis singled to center; Otis stole second; Wathan
walked; Aikens was called out on strikes; Porter made an out to
left; Guidry threw a wild pitch [Otis to third, Wathan to
second]; White doubled to left [Otis scored, Wathan scored];
Wilson grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 2, Royals 2.

YANKEES 3RD: Dent made an out to center; Watson doubled to
right; Jackson grounded out (second to first) [Watson to third];
Soderholm made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees
2, Royals 2.

ROYALS 3RD: Washington walked; Washington was picked off and
caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Brett
walked; McRae struck out; Otis doubled [Brett to third]; Wathan
was walked intentionally; Aikens singled to left [Brett scored,
Otis scored, Wathan to third]; Porter grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

YANKEES 4TH: Cerone made an out to right; Piniella walked;
Rodriguez lined to center; Brown made an out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

ROYALS 4TH: DAVIS REPLACED GUIDRY (PITCHING); White singled to
left; Wilson struck out; White stole second; Washington singled
to left [White to third]; Brett grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Washington out at second]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

YANKEES 5TH: Randolph was called out on strikes; Dent singled to
left; Watson made an out to center; Jackson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

ROYALS 5TH: McRae struck out; Otis made an out to right; Wathan
walked; Aikens grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

YANKEES 6TH: Soderholm singled to left; Cerone forced Soderholm
(third to second); Piniella struck out; Rodriguez forced Cerone
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals
4.

ROYALS 6TH: Porter grounded out (shortstop to first); White made
an out to third; Wilson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

YANKEES 7TH: Brown lined to right; Randolph made an out to
center; Dent singled to center; Watson singled to right [Dent to
third]; Jackson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 4.

ROYALS 7TH: Washington was called out on strikes; Brett homered;
McRae was hit by a pitch; McRae was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Otis grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals
5.

YANKEES 8TH: Soderholm flied to right; Cerone made an out to
left; Piniella grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 5.

ROYALS 8TH: UNDERWOOD REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Wathan struck
out; Aikens grounded out (pitcher to first); Porter reached on
an error by Watson; White singled to left [Porter to second];
Wilson doubled to center [Porter scored (unearned), White scored
(unearned)]; Washington struck out (catcher to first); 2 R, 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Royals 7.

YANKEES 9TH: HURDLE REPLACED WATHAN (PLAYING RF); LACOCK
REPLACED AIKENS (PLAYING 1B); Rodriguez made an out to third;
Brown struck out; Randolph singled to center; Dent popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2,
Royals 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          2  10   1    9
 Royals           7  10   0    7

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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