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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 6-8W1000 002 500 7100
St. Louis Cardinals 5-9L2003 300 000 6121
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 02, 1972
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Luis Melendez - 1st career home run

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Pete Roself31.018512201.281141396050
    Joe Morgan2b28.226511000.25414894149
    Bobby Tolancf26.164423300.446145803168
    Johnny Benchc24.147401101.21313647290
    Tony Perez1b29.353401001.250121018270
    Ted Uhlaenderrf31.193411000.21411835030
    Denis Menke3b31.285301011.277141258250
    Dave Concepcionss23.319410001.288142441113
        Tom Hallp24.161000000.0009151000
    Don Gullettp21.116100000.333485000
        Pedro Borbonp25.151000000.000845000
        Cesar Geronimoph24.052100000.17412177010
        Jim Merrittp28.145000000.0003226000
        Bernie Carboph24.271010010.00012246000
        Ed Spraguep26.228000000.000687000
        Darrel Chaneyss24.054100001.5004164000
    Totals: 36710626.2781648053 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf32.319522101.258141539066
    Ted Sizemore2b27.017512201.21314404041
    Matty Alourf33.131501001.351141326033
    Joe Torre3b31.288402201.383121488190
    Ted Simmonsc22.266300011.34012234160
    Donn Clendenon1b36.292300000.000101261000
        Joe Hagueph-1b28.007100000.22212327170
    Luis Melendezcf22.264413100.33312121110
    Ed Crosbyss22.341300000.3001351030
        Dal Maxvillss33.073000000.000101110010
        Jose Cruzph24.268100000.25514103061
        Marty Martinezss30.2520000001.0003368010
    Rick Wisep26.231322000.3574214020
        Don Shawp28.069000000.0006133000
        Al Santorinip23.348000000.000491000
        Jerry McNertneyph35.268100000.3087549020
        Joe Grzendap34.328000000.0004193000
    Totals: 38612615.3161659512 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Denis Menke (2), Pete Rose (2), Bobby Tolan (7), Joe Torre (4)
    3B:  Lou Brock (1)
    HR:  Luis Melendez (1), Bobby Tolan (3)
    RBIs:  Johnny Bench (9), Lou Brock (6), Luis Melendez (1), Pete Rose 2 (5), Ted Sizemore 2 (4), Bobby Tolan 3 (16), Joe Torre 2 (9)
    CS: Matty Alou (1)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Gullett21.1163.286601111.402.07000482
    Pedro Borbon25.1511.12001102.571.29000845
    Jim Merritt  (W 1-0)28.14510000104.501.750003230
    Ed Sprague26.2281.12000003.861.29000687
    Tom Hall  (Sv 2)24.1611.20000203.600.870009148
    Pitching Totals:91266151 00030592

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Rick Wise26.2316.17542303.481.160004223
    Don Shaw  (L 0-1)28.0690.12220019.003.500006133
    Al Santorini23.3481.11000200.000.71000495
    Joe Grzenda34.32810000104.502.000004193
    Pitching Totals:91076261 00018644

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Al Santorini; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Gullett 0-0-0;  Pedro Borbon 0-0-0;  Jim Merritt 0-0-0;  Ed Sprague 0-0-0;  Tom Hall 0-0-0;  Rick Wise 0-0-0;  Don Shaw 0-0-0;  Al Santorini 0-0-0;  Joe Grzenda 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Don Gullett 19;  Pedro Borbon 7;  Jim Merritt 3;  Ed Sprague 5;  Tom Hall 5;  Rick Wise 27;  Don Shaw 3;  Al Santorini 5;  Joe Grzenda 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:41    Attendance:  11,091
    Umpires:   Home:   Tom Gorman  1B  Bill Williams  2B  John McSherry  3B  Frank Pulli 


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