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California Angels 5-9L1000 000 000 070
New York Yankees 5-8W1500 000 00x 560
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 02, 1972
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Mel Stottlemyre - Complete game/Shutout

  • California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Sandy Alomar2b28.196401000.27814762013
    Mickey Riverscf23.183301010.23111107010
    Vada Pinsonlf33.264401000.362131993153
    Andy Koscorf30.209400000.2314516010
    Jim Spencer1b24.277402000.26414440120
    Leo Cardenasss33.136402000.222141644240
    Ken McMullen3b29.335300001.182131171000
    Jeff Torborgc30.157300000.2339422040
        Eddie Fisherp35.290100001.0005610000
        Leroy Stantonph26.022100001.143918010
        Paul Doylep32.213000000.000287000
        Mel Queenp30.037000000.0004255000
        Tom Silverioph26.200100001.111927000
        Tom Murphyp26.123000000.0006130000
    Totals: 3207014.2191278182 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b31.334411001.25011922011
    Rusty Torresrf23.214210020.1581019010
    Bobby Murcercf25.347411001.26013502260
    Roy Whitelf28.127412100.22913810132
    Felipe Alou1b36.356400000.158111809010
    Thurman Munsonc24.330211220.30213296150
    Rich McKinney3b25.161301210.19511168140
    Gene Michaelss33.334300000.18712591170
    Mel Stottlemyrep30.170300000.1254273000
    Totals: 2956552.207985390 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Horace Clarke (1), Thurman Munson (2)
    RBIs:  Rich McKinney 2 (4), Thurman Munson 2 (5), Roy White (3)
    SB:  Roy White (2)
    GDP:  Andy Kosco (1), Bobby Murcer (1), Jeff Torborg (2)

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rudy May  (L 0-1)27.2880.145510011.252.250003146
    Eddie Fisher35.2904.22000104.001.220005613
    Paul Doyle32.2130.10002000.002.50000287
    Mel Queen30.0371.20001109.002.250004127
    Tom Murphy26.12310001005.402.100006133
    Pitching Totals:8655520 000201106

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mel Stottlemyre  (W 1-3)30.17097001402.791.340004274
    Pitching Totals:9700140 0004274

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Paul Doyle; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rudy May 0-0-0;  Eddie Fisher 0-0-0;  Paul Doyle 0-0-0;  Mel Queen 0-0-0;  Tom Murphy 0-0-0;  Mel Stottlemyre 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rudy May 6;  Eddie Fisher 16;  Paul Doyle 3;  Mel Queen 5;  Tom Murphy 4;  Mel Stottlemyre 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:13    Attendance:  5,827
    Umpires:   Home:   Russ Goetz  1B  John Rice  2B  Marty Springstead  3B  Hank Morgenweck 

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