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Baltimore Orioles 54-47W1200 020 160 11150
Boston Red Sox 51-49L1000 200 000 260
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 06, 1972
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Merv Rettenmundrf29.061333320.245804535196
Paul Blaircf28.187511300.2109410705353
Bobby Grich2b23.203512101.284821198308
Brooks Robinson3b35.080402100.25510122976461
Don Baylorlf23.039411100.251657482616
Boog Powell1b30.354512203.22190148914482
Andy Etchebarrenc29.047501001.196505841120
Mark Belangerss28.059521000.185787561126
Jim Palmerp26.295422001.23923204060
Totals: 4011151126.3756637046 

Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

Doug Griffin2b25.063502001.270942371257
Luis Aparicioss38.099300000.2695624150232
    Ben Oglivieph23.176100001.25559735150
    Lew Kraussep29.103000000.12522290000
    Don Newhauserp24.273000000.0001717000
    Phil Gaglianoph30.222100001.26734575071
Carl Yastrzemskilf32.350400001.2577217642293
Reggie Smithrf27.126311010.26586854114210
Rico Petrocelli3b29.040301010.25393107010520
Carlton Fiskc24.224411201.305829818434
Danny Cater1b32.163300010.2437711318370
Rick Millercf24.109301010.20958733120
John Curtisp24.150100011.1141723010
    Ken Tatump28.103000000.00018160000
    Bob Burdaph34.021100000.17141384290
    John Kennedyss31.069000010.264497572170
Totals: 3226266.1888759921 

Game Stats


2B:  Mark Belanger (8), Paul Blair (10), Jim Palmer (3), Merv Rettenmund (10)
3B:  Brooks Robinson (1)
HR:  Carlton Fisk (18), Boog Powell (14), Merv Rettenmund (5)
RBIs:  Don Baylor (26), Paul Blair 3 (35), Carlton Fisk 2 (43), Bobby Grich (30), Boog Powell 2 (48), Merv Rettenmund 3 (19), Brooks Robinson (46)
SF:  Brooks Robinson (5)

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Jim Palmer  (W 15-4)26.29596226611.881.0400024192
Pitching Totals:9622661 00024192

Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

John Curtis  (L 6-6)24.1506.19551514.321.420001622
Ken Tatum28.1030.20000002.571.4800018161
Lew Krausse29.1030.24661016.151.6500022288
Don Newhauser24.2731.12000102.571.430001717
Pitching Totals:9151111262 00073488

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Palmer 0-0-0;  John Curtis 0-0-0;  Ken Tatum 0-0-0;  Lew Krausse 0-0-0;  Don Newhauser 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Palmer 38;  John Curtis 28;  Ken Tatum 2;  Lew Krausse 8;  Don Newhauser 6; 
Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  28,976
Umpires:   Home:   Don Denkinger  1B  Ron Luciano  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Jim Odom 

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