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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 66-53L1000 000 010 1121
Minnesota Twins 57-60W1300 004 05x 12190
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 14, 1973
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Rod Carew - 5 hits, 1000th career hit
  • Jim Holt - 4 hits
  • Tom Veryzer - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Northruprf33.264502000.3008111449322
    Mickey Stanleycf31.025401002.251115111113420
        Dick Sharoncf23.121100000.2506161490
    Gates Browndh34.104401000.2748989511400
    Willie Hortonlf30.300412000.33080113714461
        Ike Brownlf31.123000000.25029264030
    Dick McAuliffe2b33.259402001.27684163412450
        Tony Taylor2b37.239000000.2166119893168
    Bill Freehanc31.258301000.2698114244230
        Tom Veryzerss20.1841011001.00011010
    Norm Cash1b38.277401002.25088200315301
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b25.230401002.2391198499501
    Ed Brinkmanss31.251200000.24711915765320
        Duke Simsph-c32.070200001.250667818261
        Bob Millerp34.177000000.00030630000
        Ed Farmerp23.300000000.00031118000
    Totals: 38112108.316113515617 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Terrellss27.032511010.283868602410
    Rod Carew2b27.317615300.36011083664732
        Dan Monzon2b27.089000000.2442479001
    Tony Olivadh35.025301020.294110131512611
        Mike Adamspr25.021010010.2004144130
    Bobby Darwinrf30.179522201.24811227514684
    Steve Braun3b25.098412110.2871013506374
    Steve Bryecf24.191511002.250471842101
    Jim Holt1b29.079524300.2949745710440
    Phil Roofc32.162411112.202337090100
    Larry Hislelf26.101522202.26010641994210
    Totals: 4212191267.4528674754 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Rod Carew (21), Bill Freehan (9), Larry Hisle (19), Jim Holt 2 (20)
    RBIs:  Steve Braun (37), Rod Carew 3 (47), Bobby Darwin 2 (68), Larry Hisle 2 (42), Jim Holt 3 (44), Phil Roof (10), Tom Veryzer (1)
    SB:  Rod Carew (32), Jerry Terrell (10)
    SF:  Bobby Darwin (4)
    GDP:  Gates Brown (10)

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Joe Coleman  (L 18-10)26.192511761303.801.3600030252
    Bob Miller34.17711002103.701.3200030624
    Ed Farmer23.30027553304.501.7600031120
    Pitching Totals:8191211670 00091996

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Goltz  (W 4-1)24.052912110804.991.570002540
    Pitching Totals:91211080 0002540

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Joe Coleman; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Coleman 0-0-0;  Bob Miller 0-0-0;  Ed Farmer 0-0-0;  Dave Goltz 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Coleman 27;  Bob Miller 6;  Ed Farmer 16;  Dave Goltz 38; 
    Time of Game:  2:52    Attendance:  15,214
    Umpires:   Home:   Red Flaherty  1B  Bill Deegan  2B  Marty Springstead  3B  Bill Kunkel 

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