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Sunday April 23, 1972
. . . where the 1970s live forever!

The Brewers' "S" trio of Jim Slaton, Earl Stephenson and Ken Sanders combined to shut out the Tigers, 3-0. Another "S" -- George Scott -- doubled to drive in two runs in the fourth inning. Billy Conigliaro homered for the other tally in the sixth. [The Sporting News]


Milwaukee Brewers 3, Detroit Tigers 0

Game Played on Sunday, April 23, 1972 (Day game) at County Stadium

Tigers       0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  8  0
Brewers      0  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  7  1


Tigers               AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      Brewers              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
McAuliffe 2b          1   0   0   0     2   0   .211      Auerbach ss           4   0   1   0     0   1   .095
  Taylor ph,2b        1   0   0   0     1   0   .000      Theobald 2b           2   1   0   0     2   0   .231
Rodriguez 3b          5   0   0   0     0   2   .240      Briggs 1b             2   1   1   0     1   0   .294
G. Brown lf           4   0   1   0     1   0   .400        Ferraro 3b          1   0   1   0     0   0   .500
Horton rf             4   0   0   0     0   1   .238      Scott 3b,1b           4   0   1   2     0   1   .100
Cash 1b               3   0   2   0     1   0   .368      Conigliaro rf         3   1   1   1     1   0   .111
Freehan c             3   0   1   0     0   0   .333      May cf                3   0   0   0     1   1   .105
Northrup cf           4   0   0   0     0   1   .105      Lahoud lf             4   0   1   0     0   1   .294
Brinkman ss           4   0   1   0     0   0   .286      Porter c              3   0   0   0     0   0   .091
Cain p                2   0   1   0     0   1   .500      Slaton p              1   0   0   0     0   1   .000
  Jata ph             1   0   1   0     0   0   .250        Heise ph            1   0   1   0     0   0   .500
  Perranoski p        0   0   0   0     0   0   .000        Stephenson p        1   0   0   0     0   0   .000
  Kaline ph           1   0   1   0     0   0   .250        Sanders p           0   0   0   0     0   0   .000

Totals               33   0   8   0     5   5             Totals               29   3   7   3     5   5

Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 10,031
Left on Base: Tigers 12, Brewers 7
DP: Tigers 1, Brewers 3
Errors: Stephenson
Doubles: Scott (1), Ferraro (1)
Home Runs: Conigliaro (1)
Stolen Bases: Auerbach (1)
GIDP: Rodriguez (1), Brinkman (1), Taylor (1), Scott (2)
Hit by Pitch: Freehan (1,by Stephenson)


Tigers                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Cain L(0-1)             6     5   3   3   4   5   1  25   4.50
Perranoski              2     2   0   0   1   0   0   9   0.00
Totals                  8     7   3   3   5   5   1  34

Brewers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Slaton W(1-1)           5     5   0   0   3   3   0  22   1.80
Stephenson              3.1   3   0   0   2   1   0  15   0.00
Sanders SV(2)           0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2   0.00
Totals                  9     8   0   0   5   5   0  39

Hit by Pitch: Stephenson (1)

Umpires: HP - Bill Deegan, 1B - Larry McCoy, 2B - Jim Honochick, 3B - Lou DiMuro


TIGERS 1ST: McAuliffe flied out to center; Rodriguez flied out
to left; G. Brown singled to right; Horton was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 1ST: Auerbach struck out; Theobald walked; Briggs
grounded out (second to first) [Theobald to second]; Scott
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Cash singled to right; Freehan forced Cash (third to
second); Northrup flied out to center; Brinkman grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 2ND: Conigliaro lined to third; May grounded out (second
to first); Lahoud made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Cain singled to center; McAuliffe walked [Cain to
second]; Rodriguez flied out to left; G. Brown grounded out
(third to first) [Cain to third, McAuliffe to second]; Horton
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 3RD: Porter flied out to right; Slaton was called out on
strikes; Auerbach flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Tigers 0, Brewers 0.

TIGERS 4TH: Cash singled to right; Freehan flied out to right;
Northrup was called out on strikes; Brinkman singled to center
[Cash to second]; Cain struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers
0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 4TH: Theobald walked; Briggs walked [Theobald to
second]; Scott doubled to left [Theobald scored, Briggs scored,
Scott out at third (left to shortstop to catcher to third)];
Conigliaro popped to first in foul territory; May struck out; 2
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 2.

TIGERS 5TH: McAuliffe walked; Rodriguez grounded into a double
play (second to first) [McAuliffe out at second]; G. Brown
walked; Horton made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Tigers 0, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 5TH: Lahoud singled to left; Porter forced Lahoud (first
to shortstop); HEISE BATTED FOR SLATON; Heise singled [Porter to
second]; Auerbach forced Heise (third to second) [Porter to
third]; Auerbach stole second; Theobald flied out to left; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 2.

TIGERS 6TH: STEPHENSON REPLACED HEISE (PITCHING); Cash walked;
Freehan was hit by a pitch [Cash to second]; Northrup forced
Freehan (second to shortstop) [Cash to third]; Brinkman grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Northrup out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 6TH: Briggs singled to right; Scott grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Briggs out at
second]; Conigliaro homered; May walked; Lahoud struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 3.

TIGERS 7TH: JATA BATTED FOR CAIN; Jata singled to left; TAYLOR
BATTED FOR MCAULIFFE; Taylor grounded into a double play (second
to shortstop to first) [Jata out at second]; Rodriguez struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 3.

BREWERS 7TH: TAYLOR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); PERRANOSKI
REPLACED JATA (PITCHING); Porter flied out to right; Stephenson
flied out to center; Auerbach singled to left; Theobald grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0,
Brewers 3.

TIGERS 8TH: FERRARO REPLACED BRIGGS (PLAYING 3B); SCOTT CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); G. Brown grounded out (second to first);
Horton grounded out (shortstop to first); Cash reached on an
error by Stephenson; Freehan singled [Cash to second]; Northrup
forced Freehan (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
Tigers 0, Brewers 3.

BREWERS 8TH: Ferraro doubled; Scott reached on a fielder's
choice [Ferraro out at third (shortstop to third to second)];
Conigliaro walked [Scott to second]; May grounded out (second to
first) [Scott to third, Conigliaro to second]; Lahoud flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 3.

TIGERS 9TH: Brinkman grounded out (pitcher to first); KALINE
BATTED FOR PERRANOSKI; Kaline singled to right; Taylor walked
[Kaline to second]; SANDERS REPLACED STEPHENSON (PITCHING);
Rodriguez struck out; G. Brown grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Brewers 3.



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