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Date of Game:  Friday, May 31, 1968
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ellie Rodriguez - 1st career hit
  • Mickey Lolich - Complete game/Shutout

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b27.363400003.21739329043
    Roy Whitelf24.156400000.293452444159
    Mickey Mantle1b36.224200021.2503822676151
    Andy Koscorf26.238400000.293371266241
    Joe Pepitonecf27.234400001.262218293101
    Tom Treshss30.253300011.153419412173
    Bobby Cox3b27.010302010.23036361100
    Ellie Rodriguezc22.007401001.14322000
    Mel Stottlemyrep26.199200001.21411135000
        Charley Smithph30.258101000.6674726000
        Gene Michaelpr29.363000000.15933159152
        John Wyattp33.042000000.00011403000
    Totals: 3104048.1293186197 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b28.184400000.205409695163
    Mickey Stanleycf25.315401000.243373082110
    Jim Northruprf28.189400000.250433957211
    Bill Freehanc26.183300011.280447138260
    Willie Hortonlf25.225411101.3173949014300
    Norm Cash1b33.202301001.161311275271
    Don Wert3b29.306100010.232457255130
    Ray Oylerss29.300300000.16742343180
    Mickey Lolichp27.261201010.11811194010
    Totals: 2814133.1433325412 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bobby Cox (4)
    HR:  Willie Horton (14)
    RBIs:  Willie Horton (30)
    SH:  Don Wert (6)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mel Stottlemyre  (L 6-4)26.19974112212.200.9900011134
    John Wyatt33.04210001104.501.5000011404
    Pitching Totals:8411331 00022538

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Mickey Lolich  (W 3-2)27.26194004803.321.1800010201
    Pitching Totals:9400480 00010201

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  John Wyatt; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mel Stottlemyre 0-0-0;  John Wyatt 0-0-0;  Mickey Lolich 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mel Stottlemyre 28;  John Wyatt 4;  Mickey Lolich 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  31,155
    Umpires:   Home:   Hank Soar  1B  Johnny Stevens  2B  Bill Kinnamon  3B  Russ Goetz 

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