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Boston Red Sox 56-54W134713100 000 030 470
Texas Rangers 45-67L12161121021 000 000 3110
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 17, 1972
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Howard - 4 strikeouts

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Tommy Harpercf31.307411101.2671011332113915
    Luis Aparicioss38.110412000.2726624250252
    Carl Yastrzemskilf32.361310011.2498217743343
    Reggie Smithrf27.137412300.27890858155210
    Rico Petrocelli3b29.051300010.256103108012560
    Carlton Fiskc24.235401001.2999010618444
    Danny Cater1b32.174400001.2408711418390
    John Kennedy2b31.080401001.256577652190
    Marty Pattinp29.133100000.13827193160
        Andy Koscoph30.316100000.238505626131
        Bill Leep25.232000000.00036114000
    Totals: 3247425.21978910350 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Elliott Maddoxcf24.240501002.2408732401016
    Jim Masonss22.003412001.2291215010
        Tom Raglandph26.062100000.000717010
    Larry Biittnerrf27.021301001.285951632181
    Dick Billingslf-c29.256312111.286982643470
    Frank Howard1b36.009400004.2338317848291
    Dalton Jones3b28.251311000.154538813111
        Dave Nelsonph-3b28.058000010.23110737922234
    Bill Faheyc22.064301101.1191416020
        Tom Grieveph-lf24.166101000.1974087270
    Vic Harris2b22.143301110.1142424034
    Mike Paulp27.121301001.13840167010
        Horacio Pinap27.158000000.20046205000
        Ted Fordph25.191100000.2399019010362
    Totals: 343113311.3247964516 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Luis Aparicio (16), Mike Paul (2), Reggie Smith (17)
    HR:  Tommy Harper (11), Reggie Smith (15)
    RBIs:  Dick Billings (47), Bill Fahey (2), Tommy Harper (39), Vic Harris (3), Reggie Smith 3 (52)
    CS: Vic Harris (2), Dave Nelson (12)
    SH:  Larry Biittner (5), Marty Pattin (4)
    GDP:  John Kennedy (3)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Marty Pattin  (W 11-11)29.133710332903.491.2000027186
    Bill Lee  (Sv 4)25.23221001204.091.2900035113
    Pitching Totals:911333110 00062299

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Mike Paul  (L 5-5)27.1217.27442522.251.1400041171
    Horacio Pina27.1581.10000002.671.3000046205
    Pitching Totals:9744252 00087376

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Marty Pattin 0-0-0;  Bill Lee 0-0-0;  Mike Paul 0-0-0;  Horacio Pina 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Marty Pattin 31;  Bill Lee 7;  Mike Paul 31;  Horacio Pina 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  5,754
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Umont  1B  Jim Odom  2B  Don Denkinger  3B  Ron Luciano 

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