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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 71-62L1000 000 000 070
Pittsburgh Pirates 83-46W9300 100 00x 490
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 06, 1972
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Pete LaCock - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Dock Ellis - Complete game/Shutout

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Don Kessingerss30.051401000.28012811551368
    Rick Mondaycf26.290400001.239119758113511
    Billy Williamslf34.083402000.342130191128993
    Joe Pepitone1b31.332401000.2556413618210
    Ron Santo3b32.194401000.311113194916681
    Jim Hickmanrf35.119300002.28298126115542
    Carmen Fanzone2b29.007300000.22974968351
    Randy Hundleyc30.097301002.2181048035281
    Dan McGinnp28.282100000.25039204010
        Pete LaCockph20.2331010001.00011000
        Tom Phoebusp30.152000000.11834183000
        Jose Cardenalph28.335100001.2871221140146019
        Bill Bonhamp23.340000000.2221245000
    Totals: 3207006.219103810867 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gene Clineslf25.335411100.3369322101310
    Al Olivercf25.327413000.31511954611792
    Roberto Clementerf38.019411200.3068022729520
    Willie Stargell1b32.184300010.3141191278331081
        Bob Robertson1b25.339000000.178993869311
    Manny Sanguillenc28.169400001.3041175397611
    Rennie Stennett2b21.154401000.286851352263
    Richie Hebner3b24.285412101.30810146317580
    Gene Alleyss32.058301000.2469810503324
    Dock Ellisp27.179300002.13233172010
    Totals: 3349414.2739447062 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ron Santo (23)
    3B:  Roberto Clemente (6)
    RBIs:  Roberto Clemente 2 (52), Gene Clines (13), Richie Hebner (58)
    GDP:  Don Kessinger (11), Joe Pepitone (4)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Dan McGinn  (L 0-4)28.28247441205.211.6500038206
    Tom Phoebus30.15232000104.011.4200034195
    Bill Bonham23.34010000103.321.500001245
    Pitching Totals:8944140 00084446

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dock Ellis  (W 13-7)27.17997000602.921.1700023143
    Pitching Totals:9700060 00023143

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dan McGinn 0-0-0;  Tom Phoebus 0-0-0;  Bill Bonham 0-0-0;  Dock Ellis 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dan McGinn 20;  Tom Phoebus 11;  Bill Bonham 3;  Dock Ellis 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:04    Attendance:  12,470
    Umpires:   Home:   Bob Engel  1B  John McSherry  2B  Ken Burkhart  3B  Lee Weyer 

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