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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 79-57L2--113000 010 010 261
Minnesota Twins 69-66W29.53713100 001 01x 351
Date of Game:  Monday, September 11, 1972
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bert Blyleven - 10 Strikeouts

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss30.186401102.243131120682938
    Joe Rudilf26.004401001.30813148619673
    Matty Alourf33.263401000.305123143543511
    Reggie Jacksoncf26.116400001.25511775723677
    Mike Epstein1b29.160200010.27712275523640
        Blue Moon Odompr27.105000000.14051254221
    Sal Bando3b28.211401001.23413682614682
    Dave Duncanc26.350411002.22411149918560
    Dal Maxvill2b33.205100001.22111712171230
        Gonzalo Marquezph26.164100000.2501111000
        Ted Kubiak2b30.122000000.190835550130
    Joe Horlenp35.028100001.14328387000
        Don Mincherph34.079100001.2159213836412
        Bob Lockerp34.180000000.00049484000
        Mike Heganph30.052101000.30385525140
        Allan Lewispr30.273010000.0009107000
        Rollie Fingersp26.017000000.33355204120
        Darold Knowlesp30.276000000.25049394010
    Totals: 31261110.194150011485 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarlf32.070332010.254123107212716
    Rod Carew2b26.345401000.31712671004810
    Steve Braun3b24.126302210.2831022302423
    Harmon Killebrew1b36.074300000.232122212123640
        Rich Reese1b30.347000110.2251187715250
    Bobby Darwinrf29.207400001.26312814621712
    Jim Nettlescf25.193300000.214881713112
    Danny Thompsonss25.222300000.2731262704423
    Glenn Borgmannc22.109300001.22448483110
    Bert Blylevenp21.158300002.1543495030
    Totals: 2935334.17210155634 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Dave Duncan (12)
    RBIs:  Steve Braun 2 (42), Bert Campaneris (29), Rich Reese (25)
    SB:  Cesar Tovar (16)
    CS: Bert Campaneris (12)
    SH:  Dal Maxvill (7)
    GDP:  Sal Bando (11), Harmon Killebrew (13)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joel Horlen35.02842110202.551.0900028357
    Bob Locker34.18033110102.091.0000049484
    Rollie Fingers  (L 8-8)26.0170.20101102.721.0600055209
    Darold Knowles30.2760.10002001.291.3800049395
    Pitching Totals:8532340 0001811445

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bert Blyleven  (W 13-16)21.158962211003.001.150003499
    Pitching Totals:96221100 0003499

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bert Blyleven; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joel Horlen 0-0-0;  Bob Locker 0-0-0;  Rollie Fingers 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joel Horlen 13;  Bob Locker 12;  Rollie Fingers 3;  Darold Knowles 4;  Bert Blyleven 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  8,506
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Barnett  1B  Dave Phillips  2B  Nestor Chylak  3B  Jim Evans 

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