The Minnesota Twins were defeated by the New York Yankees, 9 to 6, on July 9, 1972.

1972 Minnesota Twins

Final

NYY

Yankees

35-36

9

MIN

Twins

37-36

6

1

2

0

2

3

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

1

0

6

0

1

7

3

4

8

0

0

9

0

1

R

9

6

H

15

9

E

0

2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Horace Clarke 2B 6 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2
Thurman Munson C 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
Bobby Murcer CF 5 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Roy White LF 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 3
Ron Blomberg 1B 5 1 2 4 0 0 2 0 0 4
Felipe Alou RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Celerino Sanchez 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Gene Michael SS 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Steve Kline P 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lindy McDaniel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sparky Lyle P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 41 9 15 9 0 3 8 0 0 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Steve Kline (W) 6.1 6 4 4 1 1 0
Lindy McDaniel 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1
Sparky Lyle (S) 1.2 1 1 1 1 1 0
Totals 9.0 9 6 6 2 2 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Cesar Tovar RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Danny Thompson SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rod Carew 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Harmon Killebrew 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Charlie Manuel LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Brye PH,LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Darwin CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Eric Soderholm 3B 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
George Mitterwald C 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Ray Corbin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Strickland P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Nettles PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bob Gebhard P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rich Reese PH 1 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 4
Dave LaRoche P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rick Renick PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 6 9 6 1 2 2 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ray Corbin (L) 1.1 6 5 5 1 0 0
Jim Strickland 4.2 4 1 1 0 5 0
Bob Gebhard 1.0 3 3 2 1 0 0
Dave LaRoche 2.0 2 0 0 1 3 0
Totals 9.0 15 9 8 3 8 0

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