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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 52-56L215.54614011 400 010 7163
Minnesota Twins 48-56W217.55917620 200 00x 10170
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 01, 1971
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ron Blomberg - 2 home runs
  • Leo Cardenas - 4 hits
  • Horace Clarke - 4 hits

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Kenney3b26.032311010.256913810148
        Ron Hansenph-3b33.118100001.2003613431100
    Thurman Munsonc24.055511100.265812397335
    Bobby Murcercf25.073523201.334104447206611
    Roy Whitelf27.218412010.28194744146110
    Ron Blombergrf22.343422300.36431354142
        Ron Swobodaph-rf27.032100000.248658021160
    Felipe Alou1b36.081503100.2729117564463
    Horace Clarke2b31.060504001.24010585722712
    Gene Michaelss33.060400010.244945342283
        Roger Hambrightp22.128100001.00066000
        Lindy McDanielp35.232000000.11135805000
        Jim Lyttleph25.073100000.20040155140
        Al Closterp28.047100001.00067000
        Danny Caterph31.158100000.2599110243380
        Jack Akerp31.019000000.00031346000
        John Ellisph22.342100000.234511513190
    Totals: 42716735.38110529632 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarlf31.029513100.30510189302114
    Rod Carew2b25.304511001.277965331324
    Harmon Killebrew3b35.033411111.25595194712722
    Tony Olivarf33.012523101.36384115320574
    Rich Reese1b29.306532000.214876207294
    Leo Cardenasss32.227524300.293103158013572
    Jim Holtcf27.066201000.258923161193
        Brant Alyeaph30.236000010.194653242141
        Jim Nettlespr-cf24.152100010.25033465161
    Phil Roofc30.149201100.200485911130
        George Mitterwaldph-c25.359201210.2529129111301
    Steve Luebberp22.023100000.00088000
        Ray Corbinp22.170000000.2223636020
        Hal Haydelp27.023000000.0001317000
        George Thomasph33.245100000.16724677020
        Tom Hallp23.252200001.29241134010
    Totals: 401017944.42510179166 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Leo Cardenas 2 (18), Horace Clarke (14), George Mitterwald (9), Bobby Murcer (17), Rich Reese (5), Roy White (14)
    HR:  Ron Blomberg 2 (4), Thurman Munson (7), Bobby Murcer (20), Tony Oliva (20)
    RBIs:  Felipe Alou (46), Ron Blomberg 3 (14), Leo Cardenas 3 (57), Harmon Killebrew (72), George Mitterwald 2 (30), Thurman Munson (33), Bobby Murcer 2 (66), Tony Oliva (57), Phil Roof (13), Cesar Tovar (21)
    SH:  Steve Luebber (1)
    GDP:  Harmon Killebrew (14), Gene Michael (11), Tony Oliva (10)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mel Stottlemyre  (L 10-10)29.2610.17650003.201.2100025260
    Roger Hambright22.12814220115.401.3000066
    Lindy McDaniel35.2321.21000004.891.3700035812
    Al Closter28.04733213101.931.3600067
    Jack Aker31.01922001202.201.3900031344
    Pitching Totals:817108441 0001031429

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Luebber22.0232.17222115.912.0000088
    Ray Corbin22.1701.13441023.771.480003737
    Hal Haydel27.0230.12000006.751.690001317
    Tom Hall  (W 4-5)23.25254110413.361.2500040131
    Pitching Totals:91677354 00098193

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Al Closter; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mel Stottlemyre 0-0-0;  Roger Hambright 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Al Closter 0-0-0;  Jack Aker 0-0-0;  Steve Luebber 0-0-0;  Ray Corbin 0-0-0;  Hal Haydel 0-0-0;  Tom Hall 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mel Stottlemyre 9;  Roger Hambright 7;  Lindy McDaniel 5;  Al Closter 15;  Jack Aker 9;  Steve Luebber 16;  Ray Corbin 7;  Hal Haydel 3;  Tom Hall 19; 
    Time of Game:  3:00    Attendance:  24,056
    Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Bill Haller  2B  Jake O'Donnell  3B  Frank Umont 

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