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Texas Rangers 7, California Angels 6

Texas Rangers 7, California Angels 6

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Game Played on Friday, April 21, 1972 (N) at Arlington Stadium

CAL A    0  1  0    0  0  3    0  2  0  -   6 14  2
TEX A    1  0  2    2  1  1    0  0  x  -   7 10  4
BATTING
California Angels     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alomar 2b              4   0   2   1       1   0       1   4
Rivers cf              5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Cardenas ss            5   0   0   0       0   0       5   5
McMullen 3b            5   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Spencer 1b             5   1   3   0       0   1       9   0
  Berry pr             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stanton rf             5   2   1   0       0   1       0   0
Pinson lf              4   2   3   2       0   1       1   0
  Cowan ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Kusnyer c              4   1   3   1       0   0       7   2
Wright p               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Silverio ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fisher p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Azcue ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Murphy p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  O'Brien ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Allen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                42   6  14   4       1   6      24  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: McMullen (1), Wright (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Spencer (1,off Bosman); Pinson (1,off Bosman).
Team LOB: 10.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Alomar (2,3rd base by Bosman/Billings).
Texas Rangers         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Randle 2b              4   0   3   4       0   0       2   3
Nelson 3b              4   1   1   1       0   1       4   3
Howard 1b              3   1   1   1       1   0       9   0
  Biittner 1b          0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Billings c             4   0   0   1       0   0       6   1
Grieve lf              4   0   2   0       0   2       2   0
Maddox rf              2   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
Lovitto cf             4   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Harrah ss              4   3   3   0       0   1       1   5
Bosman p               1   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cox p                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lindblad p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   7  10   7       3   6      27  12
FIELDING - 
E: Randle (4), Grieve (1), Maddox (1), Harrah (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Randle (2,off Wright); Harrah (1,off Wright).
HR: Howard (1,1st inning off Wright 0 on, 2 out); Nelson (1,5th inning off
Fisher 0 on, 0 out).
SH: Bosman (2,off Wright).
IBB: Maddox (1,by Wright); Howard (1,by Wright).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Randle (1,2nd base off Murphy/Kusnyer); Maddox (2,2nd base off Allen/Kusnyer).
CS: Grieve (1,2nd base by Wright/Kusnyer); Randle (1,2nd base by Wright/Kusnyer).
PITCHING
California Angels     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Wright L(0-2)          4     6   5   2   2   3   1
Fisher                 1     2   1   1   0   0   1
Murphy                 2     2   1   1   0   1   0
Allen                  1     0   0   0   1   2   0
Totals                 8    10   7   4   3   6   2
Texas Rangers         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Bosman W(1-1)          5.1   9   4   3   1   2   0
Cox                    3.1   5   2   1   0   3   0
Lindblad SV(1)         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0
Totals                 9    14   6   4   1   6   0
WP: Murphy (1), Cox (1).
IBB: Wright 2 (2,Maddox,Howard).
Umpires: Marty Springstead, Russ Goetz, Hank Morgenweck, John Rice
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 20105
Starting Lineups:

   California Angels             Texas Rangers            
1. Alomar              2b        Randle              2b
2. Rivers              cf        Nelson              3b
3. Cardenas            ss        Howard              1b
4. McMullen            3b        Billings            c
5. Spencer             1b        Grieve              lf
6. Stanton             rf        Maddox              rf
7. Pinson              lf        Lovitto             cf
8. Kusnyer             c         Harrah              ss
9. Wright              p         Bosman              p

ANGELS 1ST: Alomar popped to third; Rivers grounded out (first
unassisted); Cardenas made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Angels 0, Rangers 0.

RANGERS 1ST: Randle grounded out (shortstop to first); Nelson
struck out; Howard homered; Billings grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 0, Rangers 1.

ANGELS 2ND: McMullen grounded out (shortstop to first); Spencer
was called out on strikes; Stanton reached on an error by
Harrah; Pinson singled to center [Stanton to second]; Kusnyer
singled to left [Stanton scored (unearned), Pinson to second];
Wright popped to third; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers
1.

RANGERS 2ND: Grieve singled to center; Grieve was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Maddox was walked
intentionally; Lovitto lined into a double play (first
unassisted) [Maddox out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels
1, Rangers 1.

ANGELS 3RD: Alomar walked; Rivers singled to center [Alomar to
second]; Alomar was caught stealing third (catcher to third)
[Rivers to second]; Cardenas grounded out (shortstop to first);
McMullen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 3RD: Harrah singled to center; Bosman reached on an
error on a sacrifice bunt by Wright [Harrah to second, Bosman to
first]; Randle doubled to left [Harrah scored, Bosman to third];
Nelson reached on a fielder's choice [Randle out at third
(shortstop), Nelson to second]; Howard was walked intentionally;
Billings forced Howard (second to shortstop) [Bosman scored
(unearned), Nelson to third]; Grieve struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers 3.

ANGELS 4TH: Spencer singled to right; Stanton popped to second
in foul territory; Pinson struck out; Kusnyer grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 4TH: Maddox reached on an error by McMullen; Lovitto
forced Maddox (second to shortstop); Harrah doubled to left
[Lovitto to third]; Bosman was called out on strikes; Randle
singled to center [Lovitto scored (unearned), Harrah scored
(unearned)]; Randle was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers 5.

ANGELS 5TH: SILVERIO BATTED FOR WRIGHT; Silverio grounded out
(second to first); Alomar singled to right; Rivers grounded out
(second to first) [Alomar to second]; Cardenas grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 1, Rangers 5.

RANGERS 5TH: FISHER REPLACED SILVERIO (PITCHING); Nelson
homered; Howard made an out to left; Billings popped to catcher
in foul territory; Grieve singled to center; Maddox forced
Grieve (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 1,
Rangers 6.

ANGELS 6TH: McMullen popped to third in foul territory; Spencer
doubled to right; Stanton singled to right [Spencer to third];
Pinson doubled to right [Spencer scored, Stanton scored];
Kusnyer singled to right [Pinson to third]; COX REPLACED BOSMAN
(PITCHING); AZCUE BATTED FOR FISHER; Cox threw a wild pitch
[Pinson scored, Kusnyer to second]; Azcue struck out; Alomar
grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels
4, Rangers 6.

RANGERS 6TH: MURPHY REPLACED AZCUE (PITCHING); Lovitto made an
out to center; Harrah singled to shortstop; Murphy threw a wild
pitch [Harrah to second]; Cox grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Harrah to third]; Randle singled to right [Harrah scored];
Randle stole second; Nelson grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 4, Rangers 7.

ANGELS 7TH: Rivers singled to left [Rivers to second (error by
Grieve)]; Cardenas made an out to right; McMullen struck out;
Spencer made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 4,
Rangers 7.

RANGERS 7TH: Howard grounded out (second to first); Billings
grounded out (shortstop to first); Grieve was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 4, Rangers 7.

ANGELS 8TH: BIITTNER REPLACED HOWARD (PLAYING 1B); Stanton
struck out; Pinson singled to center; Kusnyer singled to right
[Pinson to third (error by Maddox), Kusnyer to second]; O'BRIEN
BATTED FOR MURPHY; O'Brien reached on an error by Randle [Pinson
scored, Kusnyer to third, O'Brien to first]; Alomar singled to
first [Kusnyer scored (unearned), O'Brien to second]; Rivers
forced Alomar (second to shortstop); Cardenas grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 6, Rangers 7.

RANGERS 8TH: ALLEN REPLACED O'BRIEN (PITCHING); Maddox walked;
Maddox stole second; Lovitto struck out; Harrah struck out; Cox
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 6,
Rangers 7.

ANGELS 9TH: McMullen made an out to left; Spencer singled to
right; BERRY RAN FOR SPENCER; Stanton forced Berry (third to
second); LINDBLAD REPLACED COX (PITCHING); COWAN BATTED FOR
PINSON; Cowan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 6,
Rangers 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Angels           6  14   2   10
 Rangers          7  10   4    5

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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