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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Boston Red Sox 62-46L15.5235100 200 100 0 4110
Baltimore Orioles 66-39W1--122000 010 102 1 5121
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 04, 1971
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Merv Rettenmund - 4 hits

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Doug Griffin2b24.061511000.24378961136
    Luis Aparicioss37.097501001.2118823223294
    Reggie Smithcf26.124400012.29510871723627
        Billy Conigliarocf23.355000000.274772238253
    Carl Yastrzemskilf31.348412110.262105164914606
    Rico Petrocelli3b28.038401012.25310692520700
    George Scott1b27.134501101.26110582917520
    Joe Lahoudrf24.112411011.2287722410221
    Bob Montgomeryc27.110512101.28639611120
    Jim Lonborgp29.110301100.16116184020
        Bobby Bolinp32.187101000.33338410000
        Sparky Lylep27.0130000001.00038248000
        Ken Tatump27.101100001.20026133000
    Totals: 41411449.2689018021 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Bufordlf34.183501010.287881127144313
    Merv Rettenmundcf28.059624200.3109132384610
    Frank Robinsonrf35.339401111.29088227318653
    Boog Powell1b29.352401110.23185135615571
        Jerry Davanonpr-1b25.348010000.2412576020
    Brooks Robinson3b34.078401001.286105214513670
    Davey Johnson2b28.186302121.2799482912471
    Ellie Hendricksc30.225501000.241713606270
    Mark Belangerss27.057320011.2701036310316
    Jim Palmerp25.293101000.20325168050
        Tom Shopayph26.164100001.2972763031
        Dave Boswellp26.196000000.25014221010
        Grant Jacksonp28.310000000.06716192110
        Clay Dalrympleph34.244100000.265151068150
        Dave Leonhardp30.194000000.3007100000
        Curt Mottonph30.314100000.14323241260
        Pete Richertp31.280000000.00026321000
    Totals: 38512565.31690311494 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ellie Hendricks (6), Merv Rettenmund (12), Frank Robinson (12), Carl Yastrzemski (16)
    3B:  Bob Montgomery (2), Merv Rettenmund (3)
    RBIs:  Davey Johnson (47), Jim Lonborg (2), Bob Montgomery (12), Boog Powell (57), Merv Rettenmund 2 (46), Frank Robinson (65), George Scott (52), Carl Yastrzemski (60)
    SB:  Mark Belanger (6), Don Buford (13), Carl Yastrzemski (6)
    SH:  Pete Richert (1)
    GDP:  Doug Griffin (5)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Jim Lonborg29.11054114304.181.5100017194
    Bobby Bolin32.1873.24221203.981.4400038421
    Sparky Lyle27.01302110002.701.2500038248
    Ken Tatum  (L 2-3)27.1010.22111003.721.4500026133
    Pitching Totals:9.31255650 000119996

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Palmer25.29355333503.001.2600025156
    Dave Boswell26.1961.24111104.912.1400014201
    Grant Jackson28.3100.10000103.061.2100018172
    Dave Leonhard30.19412000001.930.96000798
    Pete Richert  (W 1-5)31.28020000205.041.3200026310
    Pitching Totals:101144490 00090937

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Jim Palmer; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Lonborg 0-0-0;  Bobby Bolin 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Ken Tatum 0-0-0;  Jim Palmer 0-0-0;  Dave Boswell 0-0-0;  Grant Jackson 0-0-0;  Dave Leonhard 0-0-0;  Pete Richert 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Lonborg 24;  Bobby Bolin 15;  Sparky Lyle 2;  Ken Tatum 6;  Jim Palmer 24;  Dave Boswell 9;  Grant Jackson 1;  Dave Leonhard 5;  Pete Richert 6; 
    Time of Game:  3:12    Attendance:  26,849
    Umpires:   Home:   Marty Springstead  1B  Art Frantz  2B  Bill Deegan  3B  Nestor Chylak 

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