On September 2, 1972 — In his major league debut, Doug Rau throws a three-hitter, beating St. Louis at Busch Stadium, 5-1. In his first big-league at-bat, the 23 year-old Dodger southpaw helps his cause with an RBI-triple in the second inning.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 2
National Pastime
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
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