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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
California Angels 11-8W2001 002 000 002 5131
Detroit Tigers 10-12L2101 100 000 000 3101
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 02, 1973
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Valentine - 4 hits
  • Mickey Lolich - 400th career game

  • California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Billy Grabarkewitzdh27.104600002.16211298121
    Bobby Valentiness22.354514000.397192441116
    Ken Berrycf31.357501101.298161136040
    Frank Robinsonlf37.245511002.2691424354120
        Vada Pinsonlf34.264000000.2401521321100
    Bob Oliver1b30.083511200.22515574270
        Jim Spencer1b25.277000000.26116524040
    Al Gallagher3b27.195402001.30816343030
        Jerry Davanonpr-3b27.254000000.000796000
        Tommy McCrawph32.162100000.239141260141
        Rudy Meoli3b22.001000000.2001118010
    Leroy Stantonrf27.022511001.23112148120
    Jeff Torborgc31.157100000.2639481020
        Art Kusnyerc27.134411100.294680030
    Sandy Alomar2b29.196402100.19119922056
    Totals: 45513507.28920010691 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b33.155501110.233171567050
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b25.126511111.16922752291
    Jim Northruprf33.160513010.283121075021
    Bill Freehanc31.154602002.325201363030
    Norm Cash1b38.173500010.175191934360
    Duke Simslf31.331502110.3575720140
    Gates Browndh34.000400020.17620826190
    Mickey Stanleycf30.286511011.2392210183100
    Ed Brinkmanss31.147400003.221221479150
        Rich Reeseph31.215100000.03314799000
        Lerrin LaGrowp24.298000000.000935000
    Totals: 45310387.22218211568 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ken Berry (3), Al Gallagher (1), Art Kusnyer (1), Dick McAuliffe (5), Jim Northrup (3), Bobby Valentine (4)
    HR:  Bob Oliver (2), Aurelio Rodriguez (2)
    RBIs:  Sandy Alomar (5), Ken Berry (4), Art Kusnyer (3), Dick McAuliffe (5), Bob Oliver 2 (7), Aurelio Rodriguez (9), Duke Sims (4)
    CS: Sandy Alomar (2), Bobby Valentine (1)
    SH:  Ed Brinkman (4)
    SF:  Sandy Alomar (1)
    GDP:  Billy Grabarkewitz (3), Leroy Stanton (2)

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Nolan Ryan  (W 4-1)26.0911210338712.621.330006150
    Pitching Totals:121033871 0006150

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Mickey Lolich32.2321111330713.351.180007400
    Lerrin LaGrow  (L 0-3)24.29812220004.051.15000935
    Pitching Totals:121355071 00016435

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Nolan Ryan 0-0-0;  Mickey Lolich 0-0-0;  Lerrin LaGrow 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Nolan Ryan 54;  Mickey Lolich 41;  Lerrin LaGrow 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:29    Attendance:  10,003
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Lou DiMuro  2B  Jim Odom  3B  Art Frantz 

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