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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 65-55W18.5237000 015 001 780
Minnesota Twins 53-65L1245918000 010 400 560
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 15, 1971
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Aurelio Rodriguez3b23.231422011.24311253512314
Dick McAuliffe2b31.260100000.201101140114463
    Tony Taylor2b35.240311000.2447218313194
Al Kalinerf-1b36.239401111.29698245410371
Willie Hortonlf-rf28.301410011.29511094122701
Bill Freehanc29.259500000.285111119517532
Jim Northrup1b-cf31.265321210.28110189411555
    Gates Brownlf32.105312400.410546756172
Ed Brinkmanss29.252300010.22511812601331
Mike Kilkennyp26.126301001.0622495000
    Bill Denehyp25.137000000.0002643000
    Fred Schermanp27.021100001.25058110030
Totals: 3478755.23598511434 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Cesar Tovarlf-cf31.043501100.29811590712714
Rod Carew2b25.318412110.2821105471365
Harmon Killebrew3b-1b35.047401311.253108196015852
Tony Olivarf33.026400001.35497116620674
Leo Cardenasss32.241200020.287117159415623
Rich Reese1b29.320200010.207966297296
    George Mitterwaldph26.008100001.24210230211321
    Steve Braun3b23.099000000.24396964234
Phil Roofc30.163321010.203535961140
Jim Holtcf27.080200000.2601063301235
    George Thomasph-lf33.259111010.18726679020
Jim Perryp35.290100000.19129480030
    Bob Gebhardp28.224000000.00055000
    Danny Thompsonph24.195010010.29237133070
    Jim Stricklandp23.064000000.0001515000
    Brant Alyeaph30.250100000.188693282141
    Hal Haydelp27.037000000.0001620000
Totals: 3056583.20011979787 

Game Stats


2B:  Harmon Killebrew (18), Aurelio Rodriguez (22)
3B:  Gates Brown (3)
HR:  Gates Brown (6)
RBIs:  Gates Brown 4 (17), Rod Carew (36), Al Kaline (37), Harmon Killebrew 3 (85), Jim Northrup 2 (55), Cesar Tovar (27)
SB:  Leo Cardenas (3), Rod Carew (5), Aurelio Rodriguez (4)
SH:  Jim Perry (3), Tony Taylor (2)
GDP:  Brant Alyea (7), Phil Roof (8)

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Mike Kilkenny  (W 2-4)26.12664446205.371.4600026101
Bill Denehy25.1370.12110003.681.430002644
Fred Scherman  (Sv 17)27.0212.20002102.821.3100058110
Pitching Totals:9655830 000110255

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Jim Perry  (L 12-14)35.29066664314.281.3900031492
Bob Gebhard28.22410001102.571.2900055
Jim Strickland23.06410000101.801.350001515
Hal Haydel27.03712110006.161.580001620
Pitching Totals:9877551 00067532

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Kilkenny 0-0-0;  Bill Denehy 0-0-0;  Fred Scherman 0-0-0;  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Bob Gebhard 0-0-0;  Jim Strickland 0-0-0;  Hal Haydel 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Mike Kilkenny 27;  Bill Denehy 3;  Fred Scherman 9;  Jim Perry 28;  Bob Gebhard 4;  Jim Strickland 4;  Hal Haydel 5; 
Time of Game:  2:58    Attendance:  20,761
Umpires:   Home:   Red Flaherty  1B  John Rice  2B  Bill Kunkel  3B  Ron Luciano 

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