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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 80-57W1002 040 010 7164
Minnesota Twins 69-67L1000 400 000 450
Date of Game:  Tuesday, September 12, 1972
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bucky Guth - 1st career game
  • Don Mincher - 1000th career hit

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss30.187522000.244132120782940
    Joe Rudilf26.005422212.31013248719693
    Matty Alourf33.264402400.307124143643911
    Reggie Jacksoncf26.117511000.25511875823677
    Mike Epstein1b29.161300011.27512375623640
        Mike Hegan1b30.053101000.31386526140
    Gene Tenacec25.337502101.217661854260
    Sal Bando3b28.212401010.23413782714682
    Dal Maxvill2b33.206100000.22111812181230
        Gonzalo Marquezph26.165101000.3331212000
        Blue Moon Odompr27.106010000.14052255221
        Darold Knowlesp30.277301001.27350395010
    Catfish Hunterp26.157111000.18534289050
        Don Mincherph34.080101000.2189313846412
        Ted Kubiakpr-2b30.123201000.194845560130
        Angel Mangualph25.177100000.244851855280
        Tim Cullen2b30.208000000.252586860130
    Totals: 41716735.390150411162 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarlf32.071400000.252124107312716
    Rod Carew2b26.346412000.31812771104810
    Steve Braun3b24.127312010.2871032312423
    Harmon Killebrew1b36.075311300.232123212224670
        Bucky Guthpr25.025000000.00011000
        Rich Reese1b30.348100000.2241197725250
    Bobby Darwinrf29.208300010.26112914721712
    Jim Nettlescf25.194210010.212891723114
        Dan Monzonph26.118100001.2824949050
    Danny Thompsonss25.223400002.2711272714423
    Phil Roofc31.191400001.207596743120
    Ray Corbinp23.212100001.0893080020
        Steve Luebberp23.065000000.000220000
        Mike Adamsph24.050100000.00022000
        Wayne Grangerp28.181000000.25056316000
        Rick Renickph28.180100001.16549269460
        Dave LaRochep24.121000000.10055149000
    Totals: 3245336.15612447059 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Steve Braun 2 (19), Reggie Jackson (20), Joe Rudi (27)
    3B:  Joe Rudi (9)
    HR:  Harmon Killebrew (24)
    RBIs:  Matty Alou 4 (39), Harmon Killebrew 3 (67), Joe Rudi 2 (69), Gene Tenace (26)
    SB:  Bert Campaneris 2 (40), Jim Nettles 2 (4)
    CS: Matty Alou (3), Bobby Darwin (1)
    SF:  Matty Alou (2)
    GDP:  Bobby Darwin (24)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Catfish Hunter26.15744431312.110.9200034282
    Darold Knowles  (W 5-1)30.27751002301.181.3100050396
    Pitching Totals:9543361 00084678

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Corbin  (L 8-8)23.2124.28660202.481.150002880
    Steve Luebber23.0650.11001000.002.50000220
    Wayne Granger28.18124001103.121.2700056316
    Dave LaRoche24.12123111202.621.1500055149
    Pitching Totals:91677350 000141565

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Catfish Hunter 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Ray Corbin 0-0-0;  Steve Luebber 0-0-0;  Wayne Granger 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Catfish Hunter 17;  Darold Knowles 18;  Ray Corbin 22;  Steve Luebber 3;  Wayne Granger 11;  Dave LaRoche 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:39    Attendance:  5,199
    Umpires:   Home:   Dave Phillips  1B  Nestor Chylak  2B  Jim Evans  3B  Larry Barnett 

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