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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 59-64L1000 000 001 130
Minnesota Twins 59-66W1200 000 10x 370
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 22, 1968
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Merritt - 3-hitter

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Howser2b32.100400000.14967767020
    Tom Treshss30.336400000.1931151015104310
    Bill Robinsonrf25.057400001.225711923224
    Roy Whitecf24.239301000.273120319114117
    Andy Kosco1b26.321300000.23210619513482
    Rocky Colavitolf35.012301000.2176018185190
    Frank Fernandezc25.128300001.12435444191
    Bobby Cox3b27.093300001.2301071075312
    Fritz Petersonp26.195200001.1002690000
        Dooley Womackp28.363000000.00036142000
        Mickey Mantleph36.307111100.229110233916446
    Totals: 3013104.1008537028 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarcf-lf28.050412000.26312444043419
    Rich Reese1b26.327311100.263972193203
    Tony Olivarf30.033100010.300116747176510
    Bob Allisonlf34.042301100.244110137915408
        Ted Uhlaenderph-cf27.305100000.27412437575115
    Rod Carew2b22.325311000.3019523213010
    Frank Quilici3b29.103200000.261711500190
    Johnny Roseboroc35.101301101.21910813836311
    Ron Clarkss25.220301000.206751001112
    Jim Merrittp24.257300002.14829111010
    Totals: 2637313.2699495136 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Cesar Tovar (25)
    HR:  Mickey Mantle (16)
    RBIs:  Bob Allison (40), Mickey Mantle (44), Rich Reese (20), Johnny Roseboro (31)
    CS: Bob Allison (3), Cesar Tovar (11)
    SH:  Tony Oliva (1), Frank Quilici (3), Rich Reese (4)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fritz Peterson  (L 6-9)26.1957.17331303.271.150002797
    Dooley Womack28.3630.20000003.641.3000036143
    Pitching Totals:8733130 00063240

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Merritt  (W 9-14)24.25793110413.211.0800030114
    Pitching Totals:9311041 00030114

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0;  Dooley Womack 0-0-0;  Jim Merritt 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Fritz Peterson 30;  Dooley Womack 1;  Jim Merritt 30; 
    Time of Game:  1:42    Attendance:  15,898
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Runge  1B  John Rice  2B  Cal Drummond  3B  Jim Odom 


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