Ron Guidry(20-7) pitched a fine game. He went 8 innings surrendering 7 hits and no walks. California was out-hit by New York, 10 hits to 7.
Dave Righetti earned his 28th save. Mike Witt(8-12) was hit with the loss. He was hit hard and gave up 10 hits and 3 walks in 6 and 2/3 innings.