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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 16-25W1000 010 000 180
Chicago Cubs 20-18L1000 000 000 031
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 31, 1972
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Gibson - Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf32.348501100.29441156611317
    Ted Sizemore2b27.046400001.262364261101
    Matty Alou1b33.160403000.354381350194
    Joe Torre3b31.317400000.3623915154252
    Ted Simmonsc22.295402000.292392614240
    Bernie Carborf24.300200010.17930264020
    Luis Melendezcf22.293401001.20534143270
    Dal Maxvillss33.102311011.114291129030
    Bob Gibsonp36.204300002.04510489000
    Totals: 3318125.2422967143 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Don Kessingerss29.318301010.2693510620111
    Paul Popovich2b31.286300000.1508446010
        Jim Hickmanph35.021101000.2862911925131
        Jose Cardenalpr28.237000000.2693610546278
    Billy Williamslf33.350400000.2873818194172
    Rick Mondaycf26.192300001.330376765188
    Art Shamsky1b30.229300001.00011653010
    Carmen Fanzone3b28.275200011.27328503160
    Gene Hiserrf23.171301000.294926021
    Randy Hundleyc29.364300002.196327310100
    Fergie Jenkinsp28.170300000.22211273020
    Totals: 2803025.1072747982 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Matty Alou (4), Luis Melendez (3)
    3B:  Matty Alou (1)
    RBIs:  Lou Brock (13)
    SB:  Matty Alou (4)
    CS: Lou Brock (6)
    SH:  Bob Gibson (1)
    GDP:  Luis Melendez (4), Paul Popovich (1)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson  (W 2-5)36.20493002503.581.2200010424
    Pitching Totals:9300250 00010424

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Fergie Jenkins  (L 5-5)28.17098112502.641.0800011278
    Pitching Totals:9811250 00011278

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Fergie Jenkins 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Gibson 30;  Fergie Jenkins 37; 
    Time of Game:  1:47    Attendance:  7,151
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Wendelstedt  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Paul Pryor 

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