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Oakland Athletics 5-3L1000 000 200 2100
New York Yankees 3-5W1000 301 00x 470
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 26, 1972
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Fred Beene - 1st career save

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss30.048512001.15681083001
    Joe Rudilf25.231501000.2578363000
    Reggie Jacksonrf25.343400013.1388648120
    Sal Bando3b28.073401010.3238698031
    Bobby Brookscf26.176302210.200844040
    Dave Duncanc26.212401000.2225393230
    Mike Epstein1b29.022302010.2618641140
    Larry Brown2b32.056300000.00031013000
        Mike Heganph29.279100000.2507447010
        Darold Knowlesp30.138000000.0005350000
    Denny McLainp28.028100001.0002260000
        George Hendrickph22.190101000.500244000
        Blue Moon Odomp26.332000000.0005208000
        Jim Rolandp29.133000000.0002193000
        Brant Alyeaph31.139010010.0002340000
        Joe Horlenp34.255000000.0002361000
        Curt Blefaryph-2b28.296100001.5003895010
    Totals: 35210256.286867981 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b31.328200030.3107918011
    Thurman Munsonc24.324402001.3558291010
    Bobby Murcercf25.341402101.2908497260
    Roy Whitelf28.121400000.2268805011
    Felipe Alou1b36.350300010.13661804000
    Johnny Callisonrf33.045412000.15861755020
        Rusty Torresrf23.208000000.000615000
    Rich McKinney3b25.155310010.2338165120
        Hal Lanier3b29.296000000.00011102000
    Gene Michaelss33.328311310.1587586170
    Mike Kekichp27.024310001.0002120000
        Fred Beenep29.153100001.00029000
    Totals: 3147464.226698067 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Johnny Callison (1), Bobby Murcer (3)
    HR:  Gene Michael (1)
    RBIs:  Bobby Brooks 2 (4), Gene Michael 3 (7), Bobby Murcer (6)
    CS: Mike Epstein (1)
    GDP:  Dave Duncan (2)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Denny McLain  (L 1-1)28.02845333212.451.450002262
    Blue Moon Odom26.3321.21113104.502.000001168
    Jim Roland29.1330.11000004.502.500002195
    Joel Horlen34.25510000000.000.000002331
    Darold Knowles30.13810000100.001.000005351
    Pitching Totals:8744641 000121307

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mike Kekich  (W 2-0)27.0246.210224302.401.270002122
    Fred Beene  (Sv 1)29.1532.10001300.002.0000029
    Pitching Totals:91022560 0004131

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Denny McLain 0-0-0;  Blue Moon Odom 0-0-0;  Jim Roland 0-0-0;  Joel Horlen 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Mike Kekich 0-0-0;  Fred Beene 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Denny McLain 20;  Blue Moon Odom 9;  Jim Roland 2;  Joel Horlen 3;  Darold Knowles 3;  Mike Kekich 32;  Fred Beene 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:37    Attendance:  6,193
    Umpires:   Home:   Ron Luciano  1B  Frank Umont  2B  Jim Odom  3B  Don Denkinger 

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