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GAME INFORMATION


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Detroit Tigers 49-36W1010 010 012 571
Texas Rangers 36-51L1000 010 000 153
Date of Game:  Thursday, July 20, 1972
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Howard - 4 strikeouts
  • Jim Northrup - 1000th career game
  • Bill Slayback - 13 Strikeouts


  • Top Inning 1

    Dick McAuliffe vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Aurelio Rodriguez vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jim Northrup vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Dave Nelson vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dalton Jones vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Larry Biittner vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Dick Billings vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 0-0


    Top Inning 2

    Willie Horton vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Norm Cash vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Bill Freehan vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Norm Cash advanced to 2b
    Mickey Stanley vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Norm Cash scored, advancement unknown
    Ed Brinkman vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Frank Howard vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Hal King vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Joe Lovitto vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Top Inning 3

    Bill Slayback vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick McAuliffe vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Aurelio Rodriguez vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Jim Northrup vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Len Randle vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Don Stanhouse vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dave Nelson vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Dave Nelson stole second base
    Wild pitch by Bill Slayback
    Dave Nelson advanced to 3b
    Dalton Jones vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Top Inning 4

    Willie Horton vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Norm Cash vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Freehan vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Wild pitch by Don Stanhouse
    Bill Freehan advanced to 2b
    Mickey Stanley vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Bottom Inning 4

    Larry Biittner vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Dick Billings vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Frank Howard vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 1-0


    Top Inning 5

    Ed Brinkman vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bill Slayback vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    3Sacrifice bunt to . Ed Brinkman advanced to 2b
    Dick McAuliffe vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Dick McAuliffe advanced to 2b, Ed Brinkman scored
    Aurelio Rodriguez vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jim Northrup vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Willie Horton vs Don Stanhouse  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-0


    Bottom Inning 5

    Hal King vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Joe Lovitto vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Joe Lovitto stole second base
    Len Randle vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Marty Martinez vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Joe Lovitto scored
    Dave Nelson vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-1


    Top Inning 6

    Norm Cash vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Freehan vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mickey Stanley vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error . advancement unknown
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-1


    Bottom Inning 6

    Dalton Jones vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Larry Biittner vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dick Billings vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-1


    Top Inning 7

    Ed Brinkman vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bill Slayback vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Dick McAuliffe vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-1


    Bottom Inning 7

    Frank Howard vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Hal King vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Joe Lovitto vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Joe Lovitto caught stealing 2b
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 2-1


    Top Inning 8

    Aurelio Rodriguez vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled
    Jim Northrup vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Willie Horton vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Aurelio Rodriguez scored
    Norm Cash vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Bill Freehan vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Mickey Stanley vs Bill Gogolewski  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 3-1


    Bottom Inning 8

    Len Randle vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Ted Ford vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dave Nelson vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 3-1


    Top Inning 9

    Ed Brinkman vs Casey Cox  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Bill Slayback vs Casey Cox  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    3Sacrifice bunt to . Ed Brinkman advanced to 2b
    Dick McAuliffe vs Casey Cox  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Aurelio Rodriguez vs Casey Cox  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Dick McAuliffe advanced to 2b, Ed Brinkman scored
    Wild pitch by Jan Dukes
    Dick McAuliffe advanced to 3b, Aurelio Rodriguez advanced to 2b
    Jim Northrup vs Jan Dukes  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Wayne Comer vs Jan Dukes  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Jim Northrup advanced to 2b, Aurelio Rodriguez advanced to 3b, Dick McAuliffe scored
    Norm Cash vs Jan Dukes  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Detroit Tigers lead Texas Rangers 5-1


    Bottom Inning 9

    Dalton Jones vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Larry Biittner vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Dick Billings vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Frank Howard vs Bill Slayback  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Detroit Tigers beat Texas Rangers 5-1


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