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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Minnesota Twins 0-1L1100 000 101 00 351
Oakland Athletics 1-0W1000 020 100 01 482
Date of Game:  Saturday, April 15, 1972
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Harmon Killebrew - 2000th career game
  • Danny Thompson - 1st career home run

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarrf31.286502001.4001950000
    Danny Thompsonss25.073411100.2501145110
    Rod Carew2b26.196400010.0001585000
    Harmon Killebrew1b35.290511101.20012000110
    Bobby Darwincf29.058511100.200119110
    Steve Bryelf23.070400001.000138001
    Eric Soderholm3b23.203400000.000122000
    Phil Roofc31.041300002.0001616000
        Wayne Grangerp28.031000000.0001261000
        Dave LaRochep23.336100001.000195000
    Bert Blylevenp21.009200001.000162000
        George Mitterwaldc26.251200000.0001326000
    Totals: 3935317.128125119 

    Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss30.037401001.25011076000
    Joe Rudilf25.220511000.2001356000
    Reggie Jacksonrf25.332300011.0001641000
    Sal Bando3b28.062411010.2501691000
    Mike Epstein1b29.011200010.0001634000
        Blue Moon Odompr26.321010000.0001204000
        Mike Hegan1b29.268100001.0001441000
        Gene Tenaceph25.187100000.0001120000
    Bobby Brookscf26.165300010.000137000
    Dave Duncanc26.201412201.5001389120
    Dick Green2b30.359402100.50011030010
    Ken Holtzmanp26.163201000.5001187000
        Rollie Fingersp25.233000000.0001150000
        Brant Alyeaph31.128100000.0001339000
        Bob Lockerp34.031000000.0001436000
    Totals: 3448344.235156731 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joe Rudi (1)
    HR:  Bobby Darwin (1), Dave Duncan (1), Harmon Killebrew (1), Danny Thompson (1)
    RBIs:  Bobby Darwin (1), Dave Duncan 2 (2), Dick Green (1), Harmon Killebrew (1), Danny Thompson (1)
    SB:  Steve Brye (1)
    CS: Bobby Brooks (1)
    SH:  Bert Campaneris (1), Ken Holtzman (1), Reggie Jackson (1), Danny Thompson (1)
    GDP:  Ken Holtzman (1), Joe Rudi (1)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bert Blyleven21.00965221113.001.00000166
    Wayne Granger28.03112111109.003.000001261
    Dave LaRoche  (L 0-1)23.3363.11102200.001.00000195
    Pitching Totals:10.3843441 0003422

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken Holtzman26.16383220422.250.380001192
    Rollie Fingers25.23321110314.500.500001155
    Bob Locker  (W 1-0)34.03111001000.002.000001436
    Pitching Totals:11533173 0003783

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0;  Wayne Granger 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0;  Ken Holtzman 0-0-0;  Rollie Fingers 0-0-0;  Bob Locker 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bert Blyleven 22;  Wayne Granger 6;  Dave LaRoche 13;  Ken Holtzman 29;  Rollie Fingers 7;  Bob Locker 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:32    Attendance:  9,912
    Umpires:   Home:   John Rice  1B  Marty Springstead  2B  Russ Goetz  3B  Hank Morgenweck 

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