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Monday May 29, 1972
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New York Yankees 4, Detroit Tigers 2 (Game 2)

Game Played on Monday, May 29, 1972 (Day game) at Yankee Stadium I

Tigers       0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
Yankees      0  0  0    0  1  2    0  1  x  -   4 13  1


Tigers               AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      Yankees              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Taylor 2b             4   0   2   0     0   1   .306      Clarke 2b             4   0   3   1     0   0   .286
Stanley cf            4   0   0   0     0   0   .261      Callison rf           4   0   0   0     0   1   .213
Jata rf               4   0   0   0     0   0   .174      Murcer cf             3   0   0   0     1   1   .213
Freehan 1b            4   1   2   0     0   0   .313      White lf              4   0   0   0     0   0   .244
I. Brown lf           3   1   1   0     1   0   .333      Blomberg 1b           2   0   1   0     0   0   .258
Rodriguez 3b          4   0   2   1     0   0   .241        Alou ph,1b          2   1   1   0     0   0   .225
Haller c              2   0   0   0     1   2   .209      Ellis c               4   1   1   0     0   0   .381
  Kaline ph           1   0   0   0     0   1   .250      Allen 3b              2   0   1   0     0   1   .167
Brinkman ss           3   0   0   0     1   0   .252        Swoboda ph          1   1   1   0     0   0   .385
Niekro p              1   0   0   0     0   1   .000        Lanier 3b           1   0   1   1     0   0   .182
  Perranoski p        1   0   0   0     0   0   .000      Kenney ss             2   1   2   0     0   0   .250
  Scherman p          1   0   0   0     0   1   .091        Torres ph           1   0   1   2     0   0   .231
                                                            Michael ss          1   0   0   0     0   0   .211
                                                          Peterson p            2   0   1   0     0   0   .235
                                                            Lyle p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .000

Totals               32   2   7   1     3   6             Totals               33   4  13   4     1   3

Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 23,013
Left on Base: Tigers 6, Yankees 7
DP: Tigers 0, Yankees 1
Errors: Ellis
Doubles: Rodriguez (3), Freehan (7), Swoboda (2), Torres (6)
Stolen Bases: Clarke (3)
Caught Stealing: Rodriguez (2), Murcer (4)
Sacrifice Hits: Peterson (5)
GIDP: Stanley (5)


Tigers                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Niekro                  2     4   0   0   1   0   0   9   0.00
Perranoski L(0-1)       3.2   5   3   3   0   3   0  16   5.40
Scherman                2.1   4   1   1   0   0   0  10   2.28
Totals                  8    13   4   4   1   3   0  35

Yankees                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Peterson W(3-6)         7     7   2   1   3   5   0  29   2.93
Lyle SV(9)              2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6   0.86
Totals                  9     7   2   1   3   6   0  35

Umpires: HP - George Maloney, 1B - Larry Napp, 2B - Art Frantz, 3B - Merle Anthony


TIGERS 1ST: Taylor struck out; Stanley grounded out (third to
first); Jata flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Clarke grounded out (first unassisted); Callison
made an out to first; Murcer walked; Murcer was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0,
Yankees 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Freehan grounded out (third to first); I. Brown
walked; Rodriguez doubled to left [I. Brown to third]; Haller
struck out; Brinkman was walked intentionally; Niekro struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: White grounded out (first unassisted); Blomberg
singled to left; Ellis made an out to second [Blomberg to
second]; Allen singled to center [Blomberg to third]; Kenney
singled to first [Blomberg out at home (first to catcher to
third), Allen to second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0,
Yankees 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Taylor singled to center; Stanley grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Taylor out at second];
Jata flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees
0.

YANKEES 3RD: Peterson singled to pitcher; PERRANOSKI REPLACED
NIEKRO (PITCHING); Clarke singled to center [Peterson to
second]; Callison reached on a fielder's choice [Peterson out at
home (first to catcher to third), Clarke to second]; Murcer
forced Callison (first to shortstop) [Clarke to third]; White
made an out to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees 0.

TIGERS 4TH: Freehan doubled to left; I. Brown grounded out
(second to first) [Freehan to third]; Rodriguez grounded out
(shortstop to first); Haller was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 4TH: Blomberg flied out to right; Ellis grounded out
(third to first); Allen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Tigers 0, Yankees 0.

TIGERS 5TH: Brinkman flied out to left; Perranoski grounded out
(pitcher to first); Taylor singled to center; Stanley grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees
0.

YANKEES 5TH: Kenney singled to center; Peterson out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Kenney to second]; Clarke
singled to center [Kenney scored]; Clarke stole second; Callison
was called out on strikes; Murcer struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Tigers 0, Yankees 1.

TIGERS 6TH: Jata flied out to center; Freehan singled to
shortstop; I. Brown singled to left [Freehan to second];
Rodriguez singled to left [Freehan scored, I. Brown scored
(error by Ellis) (unearned) (no RBI), Rodriguez to second];
Rodriguez was caught stealing third (catcher to third); Haller
walked; Brinkman flied out to left; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Tigers 2, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 6TH: White grounded out (first unassisted); ALOU BATTED
FOR BLOMBERG; Alou made an out to shortstop; Ellis singled to
center; SWOBODA BATTED FOR ALLEN; Swoboda doubled to right
[Ellis to third]; SCHERMAN REPLACED PERRANOSKI (PITCHING);
TORRES BATTED FOR KENNEY; Torres doubled to left [Ellis scored,
Swoboda scored]; Peterson lined to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Tigers 2, Yankees 3.

TIGERS 7TH: ALOU STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); LANIER REPLACED
SWOBODA (PLAYING 3B); MICHAEL REPLACED TORRES (PLAYING SS);
Scherman struck out; Taylor flied out to right; Stanley flied
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 2, Yankees 3.

YANKEES 7TH: Clarke singled to left [Clarke out at second (left
to second)]; Callison grounded out (second to first); Murcer
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 2, Yankees 3.

TIGERS 8TH: LYLE REPLACED PETERSON (PITCHING); Jata grounded out
(pitcher to first); Freehan lined to second; I. Brown lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 2, Yankees 3.

YANKEES 8TH: White grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou
singled to left; Ellis flied out to center [Alou to second];
Lanier singled to center [Alou scored]; Michael lined to center;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 2, Yankees 4.

TIGERS 9TH: Rodriguez flied out to center; KALINE BATTED FOR
HALLER; Kaline was called out on strikes; Brinkman grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 2, Yankees 4.



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