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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 15-15L25.54611030 000 000 361
California Angels 18-9W40.5234040 501 10x 11181
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 09, 1970
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • Alex Johnson - 4 hits
  • Andy Messersmith - 1st career home run
  • Jarvis Tatum - 4 hits

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b29.341301211.27730624173
    Jerry Kenney3b24.313400001.167251751102
    Bobby Murcercf23.354400001.252302145172
    Roy Whitelf26.134401001.330295173225
    Danny Cater1b30.074311000.286308082193
        John Ellis1b21.258100001.1001436000
    Curt Blefaryrf26.309311010.195237450100
    Gene Michaelss31.341400002.24828334061
    Jake Gibbsc31.183311000.2278426010
    Mike Kekichp25.037200101.250358010
        Joe Verbanicp27.015101000.333790000
    Totals: 3236328.1882274027 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Sandy Alomar2b26.203523300.276274510610
    Roger Repozcf29.279500003.310256035140
    Jim Fregosiss28.035501001.3092711912150
        Ray Oylerss31.278000000.0002518000
    Alex Johnsonlf27.153514100.355275602184
    Ken McMullen3b27.342501100.223258851100
    Jim Spencer1b22.284511001.377231551140
    Jarvis Tatumrf23.210534100.450633010
    Tom Eganc23.334322310.250997140
    Andy Messersmithp24.276322101.200878110
    Totals: 4111181016.4391794571 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Sandy Alomar (3), Danny Cater (7), Alex Johnson (4), Jarvis Tatum (1)
    3B:  Alex Johnson (2)
    HR:  Tom Egan (1), Andy Messersmith (1)
    RBIs:  Sandy Alomar 3 (6), Horace Clarke 2 (7), Tom Egan 3 (4), Alex Johnson (18), Mike Kekich (1), Ken McMullen (10), Andy Messersmith (1), Jarvis Tatum (1)
    SB:  Horace Clarke (3)
    SH:  Andy Messersmith (2)
    GDP:  Danny Cater (4), Roy White (3)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mike Kekich  (L 0-1)25.0373109902214.003.00000360
    Joe Verbanic27.01558221404.502.00000792
    Pitching Totals:8181111162 00010152

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Andy Messersmith  (W 4-3)24.27696332803.401.15000876
    Pitching Totals:9633280 000876

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Mike Kekich; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Kekich 0-0-0;  Joe Verbanic 0-0-0;  Andy Messersmith 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Kekich 19;  Joe Verbanic 24;  Andy Messersmith 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  36,353
    Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  Emmett Ashford  3B  Hank Soar 

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