1978 World Series: New York Yankees vs Los Angeles Dodgers

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1978 World Series: New York Yankees vs Los Angeles Dodgers

New York Yankees (100 - 63) vs Los Angeles Dodgers (95 - 67).
The New York Yankees defeat Los Angeles Dodgers 4 games to 2.

1978 World Series Game by Game Breakdown


1978 World Series Game #1 Recap1978-10-10 at Dodger Stadium with 55997 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Los Angeles Dodgers0 3 0 3 1 0 3 1 X11152
New York Yankees0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0591

Pitchers for game 1 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -John, Forster (8)
NYY -Figueroa, Clay (2), Lindblad (5), Tidrow (7)
Home Runs in game 1 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -Baker, Lopes (2)
NYY -Jackson


1978 World Series Game #2 Recap1978-10-11 at Dodger Stadium with 55982 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Los Angeles Dodgers0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 X470
New York Yankees0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 03110

Pitchers for game 2 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -Hooton, Forster (7), Welch (9)
NYY -Hunter, Gossage (7)
Home Runs in game 2 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -Cey
NYY -


1978 World Series Game #3 Recap1978-10-13 at Yankee Stadium II with 56447 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
New York Yankees1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 X5101
Los Angeles Dodgers0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0180

Pitchers for game 3 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -Guidry
LAD -Sutton, Rautzhan (7), Hough (8)
Home Runs in game 3 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -White
LAD -


1978 World Series Game #4 Recap1978-10-14 at Yankee Stadium II with 56445 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
New York Yankees0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1490
Los Angeles Dodgers0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0361

Pitchers for game 4 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -Figueroa, Tidrow (6), Gossage (9)
LAD -John, Forster (8), Welch (8)
Home Runs in game 4 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -
LAD -Smith


1978 World Series Game #5 Recap1978-10-15 at Yankee Stadium II with 56448 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
New York Yankees0 0 4 3 0 0 4 1 X12180
Los Angeles Dodgers1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0293

Pitchers for game 5 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -Beattie
LAD -Hooton, Rautzhan (3), Hough (4)
Home Runs in game 5 in the 1978 World Series
NYY -
LAD -


1978 World Series Game #6 Recap1978-10-17 at Dodger Stadium with 55985 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Los Angeles Dodgers1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0271
New York Yankees0 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 07110

Pitchers for game 6 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -Sutton, Welch (6), Rau (8)
NYY -Hunter, Gossage (8)
Home Runs in game 6 in the 1978 World Series
LAD -Lopes
NYY -Jackson