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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 24-17L1000 000 000 040
Texas Rangers 22-16W1000 002 40x 660
Date of Game:  Friday, May 16, 1997
Stadium:  Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Feats and Milestones
  • Danny Patterson - 1st career save

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tim Raineslf37.243300010.2902921401126
    Wade Boggs3b38.335201020.269292151170
    Bernie Williamscf28.245301011.341417227306
    Tino Martinez1b29.161400001.3474173916471
    Cecil Fielderdh33.238400002.2523912943260
    Paul O'Neillrf34.080300010.3193713577310
    Derek Jeterss22.324400000.298412134225
    Mariano Duncan2b34.064402001.290311218091
    Jorge Posadac25.273300000.2731221140
        Jim Mecirp27.000000000.000634000
    Totals: 3004055.1333069889 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Damon Bufordcf26.338411200.2403825331510
    Ivan Rodriguezc25.168401000.342367632173
    Will Clark1b33.064411101.3662615365140
    Juan Gonzalezdh27.212411001.288148314170
    Dean Palmer3b28.140210010.263387185241
    Mike Simmsrf30.124200000.270181983100
        Rusty Greerph-lf28.115111300.312383883153
    Mike Devereauxlf34.036200000.208181064061
        Warren Newsonph-rf32.317100000.21321419150
    Billy Ripken2b32.151311000.28620832070
    Benji Gilss24.222300001.21232189290
        Danny Pattersonp26.088000000.0001825000
    Totals: 3066613.2003177216 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Mariano Duncan (7), Juan Gonzalez (3), Billy Ripken (2)
    HR:  Damon Buford (3), Will Clark (5), Rusty Greer (3)
    RBIs:  Damon Buford 2 (15), Will Clark (14), Rusty Greer 3 (15)
    GDP:  Tino Martinez (3)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    David Wells  (L 4-2)33.36264440123.431.228357269357
    Jim Mecir27.000222212110.801.60392316634
    Pitching Totals:8666133 122804215391

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Julio Santana  (W 2-0)23.1166.14004404.351.5292514177
    Danny Patterson  (Sv 1)26.0882.20001101.570.963419151825
    Pitching Totals:9400550 12670562532

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  David Wells 83-57-26;  Jim Mecir 39-23-16;  Julio Santana 92-51-41;  Danny Patterson 34-19-15; 
    Batters Faced:  David Wells 22;  Jim Mecir 9;  Julio Santana 26;  Danny Patterson 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:36    Attendance:  42,420
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Clark  1B  Dan Morrison  2B  Larry Barnett  3B  Greg Kosc 

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