The Detroit Tigers defeated the Oakland Athletics, 4 to 3, in Game 4 of the 1972 ALCS on October 11, 1972.

1972 Detroit Tigers

Final

1

0

0

2

0

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3

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1

4

0

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5

0

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6

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7

1

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9

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10

2

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R

3

4

H

9

10

E

2

1

Bottom 3rd

OAK

DET

Tigers

Home run by Dick McAuliffe.

0

1

Top 7th

OAK

DET

Athletics

Home run by Mike Epstein.

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1

Top 10th

OAK

DET

Athletics

Double by Matty Alou; Gonzalo Marquez scored.

2

1

Athletics

Single by Ted Kubiak; Error by Aurelio Rodriguez; Matty Alou scored.

3

1

Bottom 10th

OAK

DET

Tigers

Bill Freehan hit into fielder's choice; Error by Gene Tenace; Dick McAuliffe scored.

3

2

Tigers

Norm Cash walked; Al Kaline scored.

3

3

Tigers

Single by Jim Northrup; Gates Brown scored.

3

4

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Matty Alou RF 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dal Maxvill SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
George Hendrick PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tim Cullen SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Angel Mangual PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Kubiak SS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Rudi LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie Jackson CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Sal Bando 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Epstein 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4
Gene Tenace C,2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dick Green 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dave Duncan PH,C 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Catfish Hunter P 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Rollie Fingers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vida Blue P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gonzalo Marquez PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Locker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Horlen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Hamilton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 39 3 9 3 1 2 6 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Catfish Hunter 7.1 6 1 1 3 5 1
Rollie Fingers 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Vida Blue 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0
Bob Locker 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0
Joe Horlen (L) 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Dave Hamilton 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 10 4 4 6 8 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Dick McAuliffe SS 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 5
Al Kaline RF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Duke Sims LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mickey Stanley CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Gates Brown PH 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Bill Freehan C 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Norm Cash 1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 1
Jim Northrup CF,LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Tony Taylor 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Mickey Lolich P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Willie Horton PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chuck Seelbach P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Hiller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 4 10 4 1 6 8 0 1 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mickey Lolich 9.0 5 1 1 2 6 1
Chuck Seelbach 0.2 3 2 2 0 0 0
John Hiller (W) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 10.0 9 3 3 2 6 1

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