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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 19-12W8030 300 000 6120
St. Louis Cardinals 12-22L2011 000 000 2113
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 23, 1972
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Roberto Clemente - Grounded into 3 Double Plays

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dave Cash2b23.346412110.31124229164
    Vic Davalillolf35.296413100.396221114272
    Roberto Clementerf37.278502100.3162922212140
    Willie Stargell1b32.078500001.2792911888250
    Al Olivercf25.221400010.326314583210
    Richie Hebner3b24.179211020.327283905160
    Manny Sanguillenc28.063511001.350314532161
    Gene Alleyss31.317412110.33320972082
    Steve Blassp30.035311000.2278218020
        Bob Robertsonph25.233000000.12525312251
        Milt Mayph21.295100000.2941165010
        Ramon Hernandezp31.265000000.0001073000
    Totals: 37612452.3242687693 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lou Brocklf32.340501000.30634155911114
    Ted Sizemore2b27.038413000.27029419091
    Matty Alou1b33.152403000.354311343183
    Joe Torre3b31.309402100.3773215083211
    Ted Simmonsc22.287400000.268322542180
    Bernie Carborf24.292301010.14723257000
    Luis Melendezcf22.285411100.20427136220
    Ed Crosbyss22.362300000.2703169070
        Dwain Andersonph24.182100000.083723000
    Reggie Clevelandp24.000100000.053858010
        Marty Martinezph30.273100001.4299374020
        Dennis Higginsp32.293000000.0008234000
        Mike Fioreph27.224100000.1439239010
        Joe Grzendap34.349000000.0008197000
        Tony Cloningerp31.283000000.0006334000
        Donn Clendenonph36.313100001.143221273111
    Totals: 36211212.3063168277 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Joe Torre (7)
    HR:  Luis Melendez (2)
    RBIs:  Gene Alley (8), Dave Cash (6), Roberto Clemente (14), Vic Davalillo (7), Luis Melendez (2), Joe Torre (21)
    SH:  Steve Blass (1)
    GDP:  Matty Alou (7), Roberto Clemente 3 (10), Ed Crosby (5)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Blass  (W 5-1)30.035811221112.751.200008225
    Ramon Hernandez  (Sv 3)31.26510000100.750.500001073
    Pitching Totals:91122121 00018298

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Reggie Cleveland  (L 3-3)24.00059632204.331.43000859
    Dennis Higgins32.29321001004.501.580008234
    Joe Grzenda34.3491.22002009.002.560008197
    Tony Cloninger31.2830.10000005.631.380006333
    Pitching Totals:91263520 00030823

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Blass 0-0-0;  Ramon Hernandez 0-0-0;  Reggie Cleveland 0-0-0;  Dennis Higgins 0-0-0;  Joe Grzenda 0-0-0;  Tony Cloninger 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve Blass 34;  Ramon Hernandez 3;  Reggie Cleveland 28;  Dennis Higgins 7;  Joe Grzenda 9;  Tony Cloninger 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:17    Attendance:  11,795
    Umpires:   Home:   Harry Wendelstedt  1B  Bruce Froemming  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Paul Pryor 


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