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Texas Rangers 49-76L2000 000 000 050
New York Yankees 66-59W2140 020 00x 791
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 31, 1972
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Murcer - 100th career home run
  • Fritz Peterson - Complete game/Shutout

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dave Nelson3b28.072300001.22911638822435
        Casey Coxp31.059000000.11134296000
        Dalton Jonesph28.265100000.170628904171
        Horacio Pinap27.172000000.20049208000
    Tom Ragland2b-3b26.076400003.1841727020
    Ted Fordrf25.205402000.24110020012412
    Dick Billingsc29.270402000.2751112775550
    Tom Grievelf24.180400001.2285097291
    Larry Biittner1b27.035300002.2861081762241
    Marty Martinezss31.008400000.19739404040
    Joe Lovittocf21.237200010.20898981167
    Rich Handp24.052100000.1632472030
        Vic Harrisph-2b22.157201000.1113333054
    Totals: 3205017.1568413166 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b32.090433210.246117102823115
    Thurman Munsonc25.085512201.2871123956424
    Bobby Murcercf26.103411311.293123612257910
    Roy Whitelf28.248200020.27712592274522
    Ron Blomberg1b24.008201020.2779015811440
    Johnny Callisonrf33.172400001.2597318227253
    Celerino Sanchez3b28.210411001.24960600200
    Gene Michaelss34.090311011.227986771293
    Fritz Petersonp30.204200001.25429241080
    Totals: 3079776.3008275915 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Horace Clarke (16), Vic Harris (2), Thurman Munson (14)
    HR:  Horace Clarke (2), Bobby Murcer (25)
    RBIs:  Horace Clarke 2 (31), Thurman Munson 2 (42), Bobby Murcer 3 (79)
    SB:  Horace Clarke (15), Gene Michael (3), Roy White (22)
    CS: Marty Martinez (1)
    SH:  Fritz Peterson 2 (12)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rich Hand  (L 10-10)24.05247555323.001.350002575
    Casey Cox31.05932222104.431.5200035302
    Horacio Pina27.17210000202.861.3300049208
    Pitching Totals:8977762 000109585

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fritz Peterson  (W 14-13)30.20495001703.301.3000029248
    Pitching Totals:9500170 00029248

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Rich Hand 0-0-0;  Casey Cox 0-0-0;  Horacio Pina 0-0-0;  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Rich Hand 25;  Casey Cox 12;  Horacio Pina 3;  Fritz Peterson 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:23    Attendance:  10,116
    Umpires:   Home:   Russ Goetz  1B  John Rice  2B  Hank Morgenweck  3B  Marty Springstead 


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