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St. Louis Cardinals 3 Houston Astros 2

+ Boxscore: Mon, July 17,1972
1972-07-16 - 1972-07-18
  123 456 789  R H E
St. Louis Cardinals (43-39)000 001 020 3110
Houston Astros (48-39)000 000 110 290
Date of Game: Mon, July 17,1972
Stadium: Astrodome
Attendance: 24,262
Time of Game: 2:21

Feats and Milestones
Bob Gibson:13 Strikeouts
Winning Pitcher: Bob Gibson (10-5)
Losing Pitcher: Dave Roberts (8-5)

Home Runs: Donn Clendenon (4)
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NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
PIT5330.639--392281111W5
NYN4734.5805.0285294-9L1
SLN4339.5249.5314321-7W1
CHN4442.51210.537631066L1
MON3645.44416.0262333-71L1
PHI2954.34924.0276363-87L1
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN5231.627--38829494W7
HOU4839.5526.040235646L5
LAN4340.5189.030728522W1
ATL3947.45314.5336388-52L2
SFN3850.43216.5372390-18W1
SDN3152.37321.0254349-95W1
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    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Lou Brocklf33.0295
    03100.328160723034
    Luis Melendezcf-rf22.3403
    01120.2391723150
    Matty Alourf33.2074
    01011.31713873229
    Jose Cruzcf24.344000000.2071551144
    Joe Torre3b31.3644
    00012.305155610493
    Ted Simmonsc22.3425
    01000.2853007470
    Donn Clendenon1b37.0025
    11101.1911301481
    Ed Crosby2b23.0524
    11000.2361040151
    Dal Maxvillss33.1492
    12010.24011671160
    Bob Gibsonp36.2514
    01001.220497370
    Totals36311355.2746458246-
    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Roger Metzgerss24.2814
    00000.20523312111
    Cesar Cedenocf21.1424
    12001.347318103425
    Jimmy Wynnrf30.1274
    01003.276119616488
    Lee May1b29.1164
    01102.28984319602
    Bob Watsonlf26.0984
    02101.30637911541
    Johnny Edwardsc34.0373
    00010.24412924240
    Tommy Helms2b31.0734
    02001.2499245341
    Bobby Fenwick3b25.2193
    00002.17127030
    Jimmy Stewartph33.0361
    00001.211690070
    Dave Robertsp27.3092
    00002.261117250
    Norm Millerph26.1621
    11000.2414423101
    George Culverp29.009000000.167262010
    Jesus Alouph30.1151
    00000.2631013040
    Totals35292113.2677367736-
    Game Stats
    2B: Bob Gibson (3), Bob Watson (15)
    HR: Donn Clendenon (4)
    RBI: Lou Brock (30), Donn Clendenon (8), Luis Melendez (15), Lee May (60), Bob Watson (54)
    SB: Matty Alou (9), Lou Brock (34), Tommy Helms (1)
    CS: Matty Alou (2)
    SH: Dal Maxvill (3)
    IBB: Johnny Edwards (9)
    GDP: Johnny Edwards (3)
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Gibson36.251W 10-5992211302.580.0718432394
    Totals9.09221130--
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dave Roberts27.309L 8-5811335314.170.131811977
    George Culver29.009-10000202.790.002725957
    Totals9.01133551--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Bob Gibson

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Gibson 0-0-0, Dave Roberts 0-0-0, George Culver 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Gibson 36, Dave Roberts 39, George Culver 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Gibson 5-8, Dave Roberts 10-10, George Culver 1-0

    Umpires: HP: Jerry Dale 1B: Paul Pryor 2B: Ed Vargo 3B: Harry Wendelstedt


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