Game Information
Score of Game
Baltimore Orioles 4 Detroit Tigers 3
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
12
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
5,470
Weather
Vis Manager
Mayo Smith (DET)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
DET Record
76-77 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 7 / 13
DET Streak
Loss 5
BAL Record
99-54 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 1 / 1
BAL Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]10-0---
    1DET2Ike Brown2BRBALMarcelino LopezLLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Don Buford]20-0---
    1DET3Al Kaline1BRBALMarcelino LopezLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1BAL1Don BufordLFLDETJoe NiekroRWalk0---0-0---Walked40-0---
    1BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETJoe NiekroRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout50-0---
    1BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETJoe NiekroRStolen Base11--0-0---Don Buford Stole 2B [Joe Niekro/Tim Hosley]60-0Non-Batter Event
    1BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETJoe NiekroRHome Run1-2-0-0---Home Run on line drive to ... Don Buford Scored70-0---
    1BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRDETJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Cesar Gutierrez]82-0---
    1BAL5Don BaylorCFRDETJoe NiekroRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout92-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALMarcelino LopezLWalk0---0-0---Walked100-2---
    2DET5Elliott MaddoxLFRBALMarcelino LopezLWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Jim Northrup advanced to second110-2---
    2DET6Don Wert3BRBALMarcelino LopezLWalk012-0-0---Walked ... Elliott Maddox advanced to second ... Jim Northrup advanced to third120-2---
    2DET7Tim HosleyCRBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout01230-0---Sacrifice Fly to Left Field [Don Buford]; ... Jim Northrup Scored130-2---
    2DET8Cesar GutierrezSSRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]. Double Play ... Elliott Maddox out at 3b.141-2---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRDETJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field152-1---
    2BAL7Davey Johnson2BRDETJoe NiekroRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout162-1---
    2BAL8Johnny OatesCLDETJoe NiekroRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Elliott Maddox]172-1---
    2BAL9Marcelino LopezPRDETJoe NiekroRWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Brooks Robinson advanced to second182-1---
    2BAL1Don BufordLFLDETJoe NiekroRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ike Brown]192-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3DET9Joe NiekroPRBALMarcelino LopezLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout201-2---
    3DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]211-2---
    3DET2Ike Brown2BRBALMarcelino LopezLWalk2---0-0---Walked221-2---
    3DET3Al Kaline1BRBALMarcelino LopezLDouble21--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field ... Ike Brown Scored231-2---
    3DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALMarcelino LopezLSingle2-2-0-0---Infield Single to Third Base ... Al Kaline advanced to third242-2---
    3DET5Elliott MaddoxLFRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout21-30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger] ... Jim Northrup forced out at second base252-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]262-2---
    3BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETJoe NiekroRWalk1---0-0---Walked272-2---
    3BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRDETJoe NiekroRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout282-2---
    3BAL5Don BaylorCFRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Elliott Maddox]292-2---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4DET6Don Wert3BRBALMarcelino LopezLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout302-2---
    4DET7Tim HosleyCRBALMarcelino LopezLReached on Error1---0-0---Reached on Error by Catcher [Johnny Oates]312-2---
    4DET8Cesar GutierrezSSRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]. Double Play ... Tim Hosley out at 2b.322-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Al Kaline]332-2---
    4BAL7Davey Johnson2BRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Tim Hosley]342-2---
    4BAL8Johnny OatesCLDETJoe NiekroRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Al Kaline]352-2---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5DET9Joe NiekroPRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]362-2---
    5DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]372-2---
    5DET2Ike Brown2BRBALMarcelino LopezLWalk2---0-0---Walked382-2---
    5DET3Al Kaline1BRBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]392-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5BAL9Marcelino LopezPRDETJoe NiekroRWalk0---0-0---Walked402-2---
    5BAL1Don BufordLFLDETJoe NiekroRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Northrup]412-2---
    5BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Mickey Stanley]422-2---
    5BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETJoe NiekroRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Don Wert]432-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]442-2---
    6DET5Elliott MaddoxLFRBALMarcelino LopezLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout452-2---
    6DET6Don Wert3BRBALMarcelino LopezLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Don Baylor]462-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRDETJoe NiekroRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field472-2---
    6BAL5Don BaylorCFRDETJoe NiekroRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ike Brown] ... Frank Robinson advanced to third482-2---
    6BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRDETJoe NiekroRWalk1--30-0---Walked492-2---
    6BAL7Davey Johnson2BRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout11-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Jim Northrup]; ... Frank Robinson Scored ; Brooks Robinson thrown out at second base502-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7DET7Tim HosleyCRBALMarcelino LopezLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout512-3---
    7DET8Cesar GutierrezSSRBALMarcelino LopezLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]522-3---
    7DET9Joe NiekroPRBALMarcelino LopezLWalk2---0-0---Walked532-3---
    7DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALDick HallRWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Joe Niekro advanced to second542-3---
    7DET2Dick McAuliffePHLBALDick HallRFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to First Base [Boog Powell]552-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7BAL8Johnny OatesCLDETJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Don Wert]563-2---
    7BAL9Dick HallPRDETJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick McAuliffe]573-2---
    7BAL1Don BufordLFLDETJoe NiekroRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field583-2---
    7BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETJoe NiekroRCaught Stealing21--0-0---Don Buford Caught Stealing 2B [Joe Niekro/Tim Hosley]593-2Non-Batter Event
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8DET3Al Kaline1BRBALDick HallRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]602-3---
    8DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALDick HallRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Frank Robinson]612-3---
    8DET5Russ NagelsonPHLBALDick HallRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]622-3---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Russ Nagelson]633-2---
    8BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Don Wert]643-2---
    8BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRDETJoe NiekroRWalk2---0-0---Walked653-2---
    8BAL5Don BaylorCFRDETJoe NiekroRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout663-2---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9DET6Dalton JonesPHLBALDick HallRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field672-3---
    9DET7Gates BrownPHLBALDick HallRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout682-3---
    9DET8Norm CashPHLBALDick HallRSingle11--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Dalton Jones advanced to third692-3---
    9DET9Jim PricePHRBALPete RichertLWalk11-30-0---Walked ... Norm Cash advanced to second702-3---
    9DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALPete RichertLFlyout11230-0---Sacrifice Fly to Center Field [Don Baylor]; ... Dalton Jones Scored712-3---
    9DET2Dick McAuliffe2BLBALPete RichertLGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]723-3---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRDETTom TimmermannRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dalton Jones]733-3---
    9BAL7Davey Johnson2BRDETTom TimmermannRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Russ Nagelson]743-3---
    9BAL8Johnny OatesCLDETTom TimmermannRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Ken Szotkiewicz]753-3---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10DET3Al Kaline1BRBALPete RichertLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Don Baylor]763-3---
    10DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALPete RichertLSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field773-3---
    10DET5Russ NagelsonLFLBALPete RichertLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]783-3---
    10DET6Dalton Jones2BLBALPete RichertLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout793-3---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10BAL9Terry CrowleyPHLDETTom TimmermannRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dalton Jones]803-3---
    10BAL1Don BufordLFLDETTom TimmermannRWalk1---0-0---Walked813-3---
    10BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETTom TimmermannRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout823-3---
    10BAL3Boog Powell1BLDETTom TimmermannRIntentional Walk21--0-0---Walked Intentionally ... Don Buford advanced to second833-3---
    10BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRDETTom TimmermannRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Ken Szotkiewicz] ... Boog Powell forced out at second base843-3---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10DET7Gene LamontCLBALJim HardinRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field853-3---
    10DET8Ken SzotkiewiczSSLBALJim HardinRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to First Base [Terry Crowley] ... Gene Lamont advanced to second863-3---
    10DET9Tom TimmermannPRBALJim HardinRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout873-3---
    10DET1Mickey StanleyCFRBALJim HardinRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]883-3---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10BAL5Don BaylorCFRDETTom TimmermannRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jim Northrup]893-3---
    10BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRDETTom TimmermannRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout903-3---
    10BAL7Davey Johnson2BRDETTom TimmermannRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Mickey Stanley]913-3---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10DET2Dick McAuliffe3BLBALJim HardinRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]923-3---
    10DET3Al Kaline1BRBALJim HardinRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field933-3---
    10DET4Jim NorthrupRFLBALJim HardinRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]943-3---
    10DET5Russ NagelsonLFLBALJim HardinRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson] ... Al Kaline forced out at second base953-3---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10BAL8Johnny OatesCLDETTom TimmermannRTriple0---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Right Field963-3---
    10BAL9Terry Crowley1BLDETTom TimmermannRIntentional Walk0--30-0---Walked Intentionally973-3---
    10BAL1Don BufordLFLDETTom TimmermannRIntentional Walk01-30-0---Walked Intentionally ... Terry Crowley advanced to second983-3---
    10BAL2Mark BelangerSSRDETTom TimmermannRSingle01230-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Johnny Oates Scored ... Don Buford advanced to second ... Terry Crowley advanced to third993-3---
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