The Boston Red Sox were decisively beaten by the Detroit Tigers, 12 to 8, on August 7, 1971.

Final

DET

Tigers

60-52

12

BOS

Red Sox

63-48

8

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

2

1

4

0

0

5

0

2

6

4

0

7

3

0

8

2

3

9

1

2

R

12

8

H

14

15

E

0

5

Player Stats

Tigers

Red Sox

Batters

PlayerABRHRBIHRBBSOSBCSTB
Dick McAuliffe 2B4236120007
Gates Brown LF2111110004
Al Kaline PH,RF3011000001
Willie Horton RF,LF6010001001
Norm Cash 1B6111102004
Jim Northrup CF4310020001
Mickey Stanley CF0000000000
Bill Freehan C4220010002
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B5020001004
Ed Brinkman SS4221011002
Joe Niekro P2000001000
Dalton Jones PH1000000000
Tom Timmermann P2100001000
Fred Scherman P0000000000
Totals431214103770026

Pitchers

PlayerIPHRERBBSOHR
Joe Niekro (W)5.0533000
Tom Timmermann3.2855121
Fred Scherman (S)0.1200000
Totals9.01588121
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