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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 43-39W1000 001 020 3110
Houston Astros 48-39L5000 000 110 290
Date of Game:  Monday, July 17, 1972
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Gibson - 13 Strikeouts

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf33.029503100.32882160723034
    Luis Melendezcf-rf22.340301120.239631723150
    Matty Alourf33.207401011.3177513873229
        Jose Cruzcf24.344000000.207661551144
    Joe Torre3b31.364400012.30580155610493
    Ted Simmonsc22.342501000.285783007470
    Donn Clendenon1b37.002511101.191501301481
    Ed Crosby2b23.052411000.236661040151
    Dal Maxvillss33.149212010.2406711671160
    Bob Gibsonp36.251401001.22018497370
    Totals: 36311355.3066458246 

    Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Roger Metzgerss24.281400000.2058723312111
    Cesar Cedenocf21.142412001.34773318103425
    Jimmy Wynnrf30.127401003.27679119616488
    Lee May1b29.116401102.2898384319602
    Bob Watsonlf26.098402101.3068737911541
    Johnny Edwardsc34.037300010.2446312924240
    Tommy Helms2b31.073402001.249749245341
    Bobby Fenwick3b25.219300002.1712727030
        Jimmy Stewartph33.036100001.21145690070
    Dave Robertsp27.309200002.26118117250
        Norm Millerph26.162111000.241424423101
        George Culverp29.009000000.16727262010
        Jesus Alouph30.115100000.263311013040
    Totals: 35292113.2577367736 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bob Gibson (3), Bob Watson (15)
    HR:  Donn Clendenon (4)
    RBIs:  Lou Brock (30), Donn Clendenon (8), Lee May (60), Luis Melendez (15), Bob Watson (54)
    SB:  Matty Alou (9), Lou Brock 2 (34), Tommy Helms (1)
    CS: Matty Alou (2)
    SH:  Dal Maxvill (3)
    GDP:  Johnny Edwards (3)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson  (W 10-5)36.251992211302.581.0600018432
    Pitching Totals:99221130 00018432

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Dave Roberts  (L 8-5)27.309811335314.171.4700018119
    George Culver29.00910000202.791.1000027259
    Pitching Totals:91133551 00045378

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Dave Roberts 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Gibson 36;  Dave Roberts 39;  George Culver 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:21    Attendance:  24,262
    Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Dale  1B  Paul Pryor  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Harry Wendelstedt 

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