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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 33-24W12.5223000 010 100 240
Detroit Tigers 35-21L1--111000 000 000 040
Date of Game:  Sunday, June 09, 1968
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Willie Horton - 500th career game

  • Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Brownss28.100400001.203576274151
    Jose Cardenalcf24.246401001.2205748231314
    Lee Mayerf33.180300000.26234924260
        Jose Vidalrf28.067000000.1722457230
        Leon Wagnerph34.027100000.191361259060
        Chico Salmonrf27.188000000.23549430166
    Tony Horton1b23.185300000.261572867292
    Duke Simslf27.004322100.248412317160
        Tommy Harperlf27.238000000.193516994122
    Joe Azcuec28.296301100.281295862120
    Max Alvis3b30.127300000.261558095173
    Vern Fuller2b24.100300002.26920111071
    Luis Tiantp27.198300000.11113146030
    Totals: 3024204.1335236647 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b28.193401002.234519806183
    Mickey Stanleycf25.324401000.250483194190
    Jim Northruprf28.198401000.258544068292
    Norm Cash1b33.211400001.1973912836131
    Willie Hortonlf25.234300001.2894950016330
    Bill Freehanc26.192300000.267527218290
    Don Wert3b29.315300001.216537336140
    Ray Oylerss29.309200001.14652353180
        Jim Priceph26.239100000.1562266060
        Dick Tracewskiss33.126000000.15229485021
    Denny McLainp24.072200000.14315142010
        Gates Brownph29.038101000.50018431130
        Pat Dobsonp26.117000000.2001441000
    Totals: 3104006.1294966460 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gates Brown (2), Duke Sims (6)
    HR:  Duke Sims (7)
    RBIs:  Joe Azcue (12), Duke Sims (16)
    GDP:  Leon Wagner (2)

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Luis Tiant  (W 9-4)27.19894000601.220.8300013152
    Pitching Totals:9400060 00013152

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Denny McLain  (L 9-2)24.07283220412.190.8600014144
    Pat Dobson26.11711000001.611.040001442
    Pitching Totals:9422041 00028186

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Luis Tiant 0-0-0;  Denny McLain 0-0-0;  Pat Dobson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Luis Tiant 31;  Denny McLain 27;  Pat Dobson 3; 
    Time of Game:  1:55    Attendance:  52,938
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Umont  1B  Bill Valentine  2B  Jim Honochick  3B  Emmett Ashford 

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