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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Minnesota Twins 2-5L1001 000 201 4101
Detroit Tigers 6-3W3002 703 00x 12123
Date of Game:  Friday, April 21, 1967
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Rod Carew - 1st career home run

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarcf26.292512001.3127159001
    Rich Rollins3b29.005501002.1947692030
    Tony Olivarf28.275512200.2507492140
    Harmon Killebrew1b30.296200031.21171277120
    Bob Allisonlf32.284400010.20871123110
    Zoilo Versallesss27.125501001.3857955140
    Russ Nixonc32.061512000.3332800000
    Rod Carew2b21.202411200.23177140
    Dave Boswellp22.091100000.000275000
        Ron Klinep35.043000000.0005543000
        Sandy Valdespinoph28.097101000.3333163000
        Jim Ollomp21.287000000.00025000
        Rich Reeseph25.204100000.000128000
        Dwight Sieblerp29.259000000.000146000
        Walt Bondph29.184000010.0003358010
        Jim Perryp31.174000000.0002298000
    Totals: 38410455.263707021 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b27.144411011.2618784020
    Don Wert3b28.266421110.2169547030
    Gates Brownlf27.355321110.2579371240
        Mickey Stanleycf24.275100000.0007133000
    Al Kalinerf32.123512201.38991870481
    Jim Northrupcf-lf27.149523301.3689217180
    Norm Cash1b32.162200030.15081100010
    Bill Freehanc25.143522100.37995233100
    Ray Oylerss28.260312210.3686159020
    Denny McLainp23.023310011.000394000
        Larry Sherryp31.271000000.0003363000
    Totals: 3512121084.343806161 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jim Northrup (2), Ray Oyler (2), Sandy Valdespino (1)
    3B:  Gates Brown (1)
    HR:  Rod Carew (1), Bill Freehan (3), Jim Northrup (1), Tony Oliva (1)
    RBIs:  Gates Brown (4), Rod Carew 2 (4), Bill Freehan (10), Al Kaline 2 (8), Jim Northrup 3 (8), Tony Oliva 2 (4), Ray Oyler 2 (2), Don Wert (3)
    GDP:  Rod Carew (2), Bill Freehan (2), Don Wert (1)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Boswell  (L 0-1)22.0913.136571010.293.00000261
    Ron Kline35.0430.24320123.601.400005555
    Jim Ollom21.28723330109.001.0000025
    Dwight Siebler29.25911000000.001.00000147
    Jim Perry31.17411001109.002.500002308
    Pitching Totals:8121210842 00012976

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Denny McLain  (W 2-1)23.02378334214.501.55000396
    Larry Sherry  (Sv 1)31.27122111319.002.000003365
    Pitching Totals:91044552 0006461

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Dave Boswell; Jim Ollom; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Boswell 0-0-0;  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Jim Ollom 0-0-0;  Dwight Siebler 0-0-0;  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Denny McLain 0-0-0;  Larry Sherry 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dave Boswell 21;  Ron Kline 6;  Jim Ollom 9;  Dwight Siebler 3;  Jim Perry 4;  Denny McLain 32;  Larry Sherry 11; 
    Time of Game:  2:59    Attendance:  11,766
    Umpires:   Home:   Marty Springstead  1B  Johnny Stevens  2B  Bob Stewart  3B  Bill Valentine 

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