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Detroit Tigers 101-58L2000 000 010 153
Baltimore Orioles 90-68W3100 000 10x 252
Date of Game:  Monday, September 23, 1968
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Roger Nelson - 1st career hit

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b28.299401001.250146107516568
    Mickey Stanleyss26.065400101.25814942011583
    Jim Northrupcf28.304300010.26314950121894
    Al Kalinerf33.278300010.29297208910515
    Norm Cash1b33.317400001.263122136624611
    Gates Brownlf29.144302000.379634765120
        Wayne Comerph24.233100000.1304549130
    Bill Freehanc26.298400000.26215081924800
    Don Wert3b30.056411001.20014582512370
    Denny McLainp24.178200001.14742169040
        Eddie Mathewsph36.346101000.216302197380
        Dick Tracewskipr33.232000000.156895454153
        Pat Dobsonp26.223000000.1434572010
    Totals: 3315125.152127210603 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Bufordcf31.233302110.288126747154627
        Paul Blaircf24.235000000.2111395507374
    Mike Fiorelf23.347410002.00022000
        Merv Rettenmundlf25.109000000.2782727261
    Frank Robinsonrf33.023300012.2681291904155211
    Boog Powell1b27.037401100.24815296322857
    Brooks Robinson3b31.128401000.250158172217720
    Curt Blefaryc25.080300010.20113656615396
    Davey Johnson2b25.236400000.2441444439557
    Mark Belangerss24.107110020.20714423222110
    Roger Nelsonp24.108201000.0711823000
        Pete Richertp28.330000000.20036201000
    Totals: 2825254.17912117380 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gates Brown (7)
    3B:  Brooks Robinson (6)
    RBIs:  Don Buford (46), Boog Powell (85), Mickey Stanley (58)
    SB:  Don Buford 2 (27)
    SH:  Roger Nelson (4)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Denny McLain  (L 31-6)24.17875215402.000.9200040170
    Pat Dobson26.22310000002.581.080004573
    Pitching Totals:8521540 00085243

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Nelson  (W 4-2)24.10875111402.571.080001823
    Pete Richert  (Sv 6)28.33020001103.481.0200036190
    Pitching Totals:9511250 00054213

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Roger Nelson; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Denny McLain 0-0-0;  Pat Dobson 0-0-0;  Roger Nelson 0-0-0;  Pete Richert 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Denny McLain 30;  Pat Dobson 4;  Roger Nelson 27;  Pete Richert 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  7,559
    Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Marty Springstead  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Bob Stewart 

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