GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 82-80L3216610010 000 100 2123
Boston Red Sox 86-74W216335310 202 22x 12130
Date of Game:  Friday, September 27, 1968
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones
  • John Cumberland - 1st career game
  • Russ Gibson - 1st career stolen base
  • John Cumberland - 1st career game

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b28.117503000.22914643622617
    Tom Treshss31.007301010.1981501050115210
    Mickey Mantle1b36.343300010.237143237218546
        Ruben Amaro1b32.265000000.12247898000
    Roy Whitelf24.275402000.269157356176120
    Bill Robinsoncf25.093400000.2331052266377
    Andy Koscorf26.357412001.23712921814572
    Frank Fernandezc25.164402001.17051607301
    Bobby Cox3b27.129312110.2301331337403
        Fritz Petersonp26.231100000.0793599040
        Rocky Colavitoph35.048100000.2127818368240
        Fred Talbotp27.091000000.11827147110
        Dick Howserph32.136100000.15385785030
        John Cumberlandp21.140000000.00011000
        Charley Smithph31.012100001.22546768170
    Totals: 34212133.35313339385 

    Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

     
    Boston Red SoxPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Mike Andrews2b25.080322320.2721452927453
    Dalton Jones1b24.292511001.2351095435281
    Carl Yastrzemskilf29.036412100.3041551219237413
        Floyd Robinsonlf32.141100000.2217510101151
    Ken Harrelsonrf27.023312010.274148670351092
        George Thomaspr-rf30.302010000.22210584110
    Reggie Smithcf23.178422200.265153317156721
    Joe Foy3b25.218311210.228148429106026
    Rico Petrocelliss25.092421000.23612150612460
    Russ Gibsonc29.144411001.214741243181
    Dick Ellsworthp28.189201201.05631303020
        Lee Stangep31.335000000.13350277020
        Elston Howardph39.216100000.2417016025181
        Sparky Lylep24.067000000.1254875000
    Totals: 3412131043.38213377951 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Mike Andrews (22), Dalton Jones (13), Andy Kosco 2 (18), Reggie Smith (36), Carl Yastrzemski (32)
    HR:  Mike Andrews (7), Bobby Cox (7), Reggie Smith (15), Carl Yastrzemski (23)
    RBIs:  Mike Andrews 3 (45), Bobby Cox (40), Dick Ellsworth 2 (2), Joe Foy 2 (60), Reggie Smith 2 (67), Carl Yastrzemski (74)
    SB:  Russ Gibson (1)
    CS: Joe Foy (7)
    SH:  Dick Ellsworth (5)
    GDP:  Horace Clarke (8), Bobby Cox (9), Dalton Jones (11), Mickey Mantle (7), Bill Robinson (11), Reggie Smith (10)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Verbanic  (L 6-7)25.1560.23331013.151.490004085
    Fritz Peterson26.2312.12100102.631.0200036106
    Fred Talbot27.09135432113.361.3200029149
    John Cumberland21.14023321119.002.0000011
    Pitching Totals:813118433 000106341

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

     
    Boston Red SoxAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Ellsworth  (W 16-7)28.1896.210222113.031.1900031315
    Lee Stange31.3351.11000103.931.1100050282
    Sparky Lyle  (Sv 11)24.06711001102.771.250004875
    Pitching Totals:91222331 000129672

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Verbanic 0-0-0;  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0;  Fred Talbot 0-0-0;  John Cumberland 0-0-0;  Dick Ellsworth 0-0-0;  Lee Stange 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Verbanic 6;  Fritz Peterson 8;  Fred Talbot 15;  John Cumberland 10;  Dick Ellsworth 29;  Lee Stange 4;  Sparky Lyle 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:36    Attendance:  28,796
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Jake O'Donnell  2B  Johnny Stevens  3B  Bill Kunkel 


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