Update:   Players of the Month - Includes Players, Pitchers and Rookies -  Historical view of Players of the Month, Pitchers of the Month and Rookies of the Month. Updated in-season and includes a list of most frequent winners.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Boston Red Sox 85-70W1121 000 000 4100
Detroit Tigers 86-70L1100 000 000 141
Date of Game:  Wednesday, October 04, 1972
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Vic Correll - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    John Kennedy2b31.128500002.245717792220
    Juan Beniquezss22.144411011.2423349182
    Cecil Cooper1b23.014503101.2351226020
    Phil Gagliano3b30.281300020.256525930101
    Ben Oglivierf23.235512100.241941088301
    Dwight Evanslf20.336400000.2631818160
    Rick Millercf24.168412100.214891043150
    Vic Correllc26.241412101.50011010
    Marty Pattinp29.181400001.14038204290
    Totals: 38410436.2634081882 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b32.310211000.24012215508300
        John Knox2b24.070200000.0771414000
    Ike Brown3b30.174300012.250502352101
    Gates Brownlf33.155401000.23010380610313
    Frank Howard1b36.057200100.244109181010381
        Joe Staton1b24.210200001.00066000
    Willie Hortonrf29.351201000.231107105711360
        Ike Blessittrf-cf23.004200001.00044000
    Marvin Lanecf22.259300001.000816000
        Gene Lamontc25.283000000.000123000
    Tom Hallerc35.103201000.2075912912130
        Lerrin LaGrowp24.088000000.0001626000
        Jim Northrupph32.315100000.26113410638424
        Tom Timmermannp32.145000000.13633177010
        Bill Slaybackp24.226000000.1742020000
    Ed Brinkmanss30.302100001.20315614576490
        John Gambless24.237200000.00066000
    Joe Colemanp25.243200001.11039216050
        Paul Jatac-rf23.030100001.2303232030
    Totals: 3114118.12910199809 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cecil Cooper (1), Tom Haller (5), Dick McAuliffe (16), Rick Miller (4)
    3B:  Rick Miller (1)
    RBIs:  Cecil Cooper (2), Vic Correll (1), Frank Howard (38), Rick Miller (15), Ben Oglivie (30)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Marty Pattin  (W 17-13)29.18194111803.241.1700038197
    Pitching Totals:9411180 00038197

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Joe Coleman  (L 19-14)25.24368442502.801.1600040222
    Lerrin LaGrow24.08811001001.331.040001626
    Tom Timmermann32.14510000102.881.0800034178
    Bill Slayback24.22611000003.181.210002323
    Pitching Totals:91044360 000113449

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Marty Pattin 0-0-0;  Joe Coleman 0-0-0;  Lerrin LaGrow 0-0-0;  Tom Timmermann 0-0-0;  Bill Slayback 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Marty Pattin 32;  Joe Coleman 28;  Lerrin LaGrow 5;  Tom Timmermann 3;  Bill Slayback 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:00    Attendance:  21,956
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Umont  1B  Lou DiMuro  2B  Jim Honochick  3B  Nestor Chylak 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.