The Boston Red Sox lost to the New York Yankees, 5 to 1, on August 2, 1972.

1972 Boston Red Sox

Final

NYY

Yankees

49-45

5

BOS

Red Sox

47-48

1

1

1

0

2

0

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

4

0

9

0

0

R

5

1

H

12

3

E

3

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Horace Clarke 2B 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Thurman Munson C 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Roy White LF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Felipe Alou RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Celerino Sanchez 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 3
John Ellis 1B 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
Ron Swoboda CF 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Hal Lanier SS 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Bobby Murcer PH 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jerry Kenney SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Kline P 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 36 5 12 4 1 4 6 1 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Steve Kline (W) 9.0 3 1 1 3 2 1
Totals 9.0 3 1 1 3 2 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tommy Harper CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Doug Griffin 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Carl Yastrzemski LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Reggie Smith RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Carlton Fisk C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Rico Petrocelli 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
Danny Cater 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Kennedy SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Curtis P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Newhauser P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 1 3 1 1 3 2 1 0 7

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
John Curtis (L) 7.2 10 4 4 3 5 0
Don Newhauser 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 1
Totals 9.0 12 5 5 4 6 1

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