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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 1-2L1000 000 000 041
California Angels 2-1W1000 011 00x 270
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 18, 1972
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • Tom Norton - 1st career game
  • Nolan Ryan - 10 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout
  • Tom Norton - 1st career game

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarrf-lf31.289401000.2503952000
    Danny Thompsonss25.076300002.0913147110
    Rod Carew2b26.199400003.0833587010
    Harmon Killebrew1b35.293201020.20032002110
        Jim Kaatpr33.162000000.0001515000
        Rick Renick1b28.033000000.0001221000
    Bobby Darwincf29.061302010.400321230
    Charlie Manuellf28.105300002.1672162000
        Jim Nettlesrf25.047100000.500285000
    Eric Soderholm3b23.206400000.000324000
    Rick Dempseyc22.217200021.000218000
    Jim Perryp36.171200001.0001490000
        Dave LaRochep23.339000000.000397000
        Steve Braunph23.345100001.0002130000
        Tom Nortonp21.357000000.00011000
        Rich Reeseph30.201100000.0001654000
    Totals: 30040510.133346106 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Sandy Alomar2b28.182403000.7003751001
    Mickey Riverscf23.169401100.100399010
    Leo Cardenasss33.122301010.25031633010
    Jim Spencer1b24.263400001.0913429000
    Ken McMullen3b29.321400000.20031161000
    Vada Pinsonlf33.250300010.20031983000
    Leroy Stantonrf26.008311011.111312000
    Art Kusnyerc26.120200010.000111000
    Nolan Ryanp25.077311101.3331101010
    Totals: 3027243.233236180 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Sandy Alomar (1), Harmon Killebrew (1)
    RBIs:  Mickey Rivers (1), Nolan Ryan (1)
    GDP:  Mickey Rivers (2), Jim Spencer (2)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Perry  (L 0-1)36.1715.27213301.501.670001502
    Dave LaRoche23.3390.10000000.001.25000397
    Tom Norton21.35720001000.000.5000011
    Pitching Totals:8721430 0005600

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nolan Ryan  (W 1-0)25.077940051000.001.000001106
    Pitching Totals:94005100 0001106

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0;  Tom Norton 0-0-0;  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Perry 27;  Dave LaRoche 1;  Tom Norton 6;  Nolan Ryan 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  5,191
    Umpires:   Home:   Don Denkinger  1B  Ron Luciano  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Jim Odom 

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