1978 Tournament Final Game 2 – Padres vs Yankees

Game 2 from Yankee Stadium has a pitching matchup of Randy Jones (13-14 2.88 Grade 14) for the Padres versus Dick Tidrow (7-11 3.84 Grade 6) for the Yankees.

The Padres would come out fast scoring 2 in the top of the 1st. Dave Winfield once again with a 2 RBI double. The Yankees would chip away with one in the 3rd as Bucky Dent singles home Roy White. The would tie it up in the 4th scoring a run on an RBI single by White. They Yankees would grab the lead with a run in the 6th as White one more time gets the RBI. With the score 3-2 the Yankees would go to their bullpen and Sparky Lyle and Goose Gossage close the door and this series is tied.

Final Score: Yankees 3, Padres 2

WP: Dick Tidrow (3-0)

LP: Randy Jones (5-2)

Save: Goose Gossage (4)

HR’s: None

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