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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 58-49W110368000 040 003 7111
Cleveland Indians 52-56L116.55814000 003 000 391
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 05, 1970
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Steve Mingori - 1st career game
  • Steve Mingori - 1st career game

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b30.064511000.25510770143412
    Thurman Munsonc23.059511201.275931195425
    Roy Whitelf26.222200030.301106594136312
    Danny Caterrf-3b-1b30.162421010.3071058835574
    Ron Hansen3b32.122100000.2704812963110
        Bobby Murcercf24.077322210.24910528916529
    John Ellis1b21.346402002.24045674150
        Jerry Kenneypr-3b25.036100000.2079524542914
    Ron Woodscf-rf27.185301010.245611506200
        Pete Wardph31.010101100.267509571140
        Jim Lyttlepr-rf24.077010000.2864674011
    Gene Michaelss32.064402112.207994052272
    Fritz Petersonp28.178200001.20326162270
        Jack Akerp30.023100000.08331305010
        Lindy McDanielp34.236100001.11139747020
    Totals: 37711677.29710566994 

    Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

    Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Brownss30.157312000.29540895081
    Vada Pinsonrf31.359400001.28796178212455
    Roy Fosterlf25.007200000.281959513363
        Ted Uhlaenderlf29.288200000.238936356292
    Ray Fossec23.123412301.3189413917521
    Tony Horton1b25.242401002.2609761815533
    Buddy Bradfordcf26.011400002.196642984211
    Eddie Leon2b23.359402000.245981688390
    Graig Nettles3b25.350400002.23110522616393
    Sam McDowellp27.318100000.15828278120
        Vince Colbertp24.228000000.00077000
        Rich Rollinsph32.111111000.24249993290
        Rick Austinp23.282000000.1671111000
        Chuck Hintonph36.094101000.3406412233140
        Dennis Higginsp31.001000000.00044209000
        Steve Mingorip26.158000000.00011000
        Fred Lasherp28.351000000.00043137000
    Totals: 3439308.26510297715 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Eddie Leon (13)
    HR:  Ray Fosse (17), Thurman Munson (5), Bobby Murcer (16)
    RBIs:  Ray Fosse 3 (52), Gene Michael (27), Thurman Munson 2 (42), Bobby Murcer 2 (52), Pete Ward (14)
    SH:  Larry Brown (2)
    GDP:  Buddy Bradford (6), Graig Nettles (7)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Fritz Peterson  (W 13-7)28.1785.25330513.561.2200026169
    Jack Aker30.0231.21000202.371.1400031304
    Lindy McDaniel  (Sv 14)34.2361.23000101.670.9100039754
    Pitching Totals:9933081 000961227

    Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

    Cleveland IndiansAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Sam McDowell  (L 16-6)27.3184.25446422.611.1200027289
    Vince Colbert24.2281.11001108.001.5600077
    Rick Austin23.28221000105.621.580001212
    Dennis Higgins31.0010.11110004.721.6900044209
    Steve Mingori26.1580.1111000----00011
    Fred Lasher28.3510.12100103.811.6000044138
    Pitching Totals:91176772 000135656

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0;  Jack Aker 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Sam McDowell 0-0-0;  Vince Colbert 0-0-0;  Rick Austin 0-0-0;  Dennis Higgins 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Fred Lasher 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Fritz Peterson 22;  Jack Aker 6;  Lindy McDaniel 7;  Sam McDowell 25;  Vince Colbert 6;  Rick Austin 7;  Dennis Higgins 2;  Steve Mingori 2;  Fred Lasher 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:45    Attendance:  19,335
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Runge  1B  Bill Kunkel  2B  Bill Haller  3B  Jim Odom 

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