New York Yankees 8, Baltimore Orioles 3

Game Played on Tuesday, April 17, 1962 (N) at Memorial Stadium

NY  A    0  0  0    2  1  0    2  3  0  -   8 12  0
BAL A    1  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  5  1

BOX+PBP
WP: Coates (1-0)
LP: Hall (0-1)
HR: Skowron (2), Boyer (2), Triandos (2)

Top 5 Plays -
Top 7th - Bill Skowron homers off Dick Hall to give NY a 4-3 Lead
Bottom 5th E. Robinson doubled to right off Whitey Ford scoring Temple to tie the game
Top 5th - Clete Boyer homers off Hal Brown to give NY a 3-2 Lead
Bottom 4th Gus Triandos homers off Whitey Ford to tie the game at 2
Top 4th Elston Howard singles off Hal Brown, Tom Tersh scores to give NY lead 2-1.

Play by Play

YANKEES 1ST: Richardson flied out to right; Tresh made an out to
first; Maris singled to center; Mantle lined to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 0.

ORIOLES 1ST: Temple grounded out (third to first); E. Robinson
walked; Powell singled to right [E. Robinson to third]; Gentile
hit a sacrifice fly to center [E. Robinson scored, Powell to
second]; Brandt singled to center [Powell to third]; B. Robinson
walked [Brandt to second]; Triandos struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 1.

YANKEES 2ND: Blanchard reached on an error by B. Robinson;
Howard grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Blanchard out at second]; Skowron struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 1.

ORIOLES 2ND: Adair struck out; Brown struck out; Temple struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 1.

YANKEES 3RD: Boyer popped to first in foul territory; Ford made
an out to shortstop; Richardson grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 1.

ORIOLES 3RD: E. Robinson flied out to left; Powell was called
out on strikes; Gentile grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Orioles 1.

YANKEES 4TH: Tresh tripled; Maris lined to first; Mantle walked;
Blanchard flied out to right; Howard singled to left [Tresh
scored, Mantle to second]; Skowron singled to center [Mantle
scored, Howard out at home (center to third to catcher to
third)]; Elston Howard called out for running out of
baseline; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Orioles 1.

ORIOLES 4TH: Brandt flied out to left; B. Robinson was called
out on strikes; Triandos homered; Adair grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Orioles 2.

YANKEES 5TH: Boyer homered; Ford grounded out (pitcher to
first); Richardson made an out to first; Tresh walked; Tresh was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Yankees 3, Orioles 2.

ORIOLES 5TH: Brown struck out; Temple doubled to center; E.
Robinson doubled to right [Temple scored]; Powell made an out to
shortstop; Gentile grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Orioles 3.

YANKEES 6TH: Maris struck out (catcher to first); Mantle walked;
Mantle stole second; Blanchard made an out to second; Howard
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 3, Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 6TH: COATES REPLACED FORD (PITCHING); Brandt flied out
to center; B. Robinson flied out to left; Triandos made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 3, Orioles 3.

YANKEES 7TH: HALL REPLACED BROWN (PITCHING); Skowron homered;
Boyer doubled to left; On a bunt Coates made an out to third;
Richardson doubled to left [Boyer scored]; WILHELM REPLACED HALL
(PITCHING); Tresh struck out; Maris flied out to right; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 5, Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 7TH: Adair was called out on strikes; HERZOG BATTED FOR
WILHELM; Herzog walked; Temple flied out to right; E. Robinson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees
5, Orioles 3.

YANKEES 8TH: QUIRK REPLACED HERZOG (PITCHING); Mantle walked;
Debut game for Art Quirk; Blanchard singled to right [Mantle
to second]; REED RAN FOR BLANCHARD; Howard singled to right
[Reed to third, Mantle scored]; STOCK REPLACED QUIRK (PITCHING);
Skowron reached on a fielder's choice [Reed scored, Howard to
second]; Boyer doubled [Howard scored, Skowron to third]; Coates
popped to catcher; Richardson grounded out (second to first);
Tresh made an out to third; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 8,
Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 8TH: REED STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Powell walked;
Gentile flied out to center; Brandt made an out to second; B.
Robinson forced Powell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Yankees 8, Orioles 3.

YANKEES 9TH: Maris walked; Mantle struck out; Reed struck out;
Howard singled to right [Maris to third]; Skowron forced Howard
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 8, Orioles
3.

ORIOLES 9TH: Triandos flied out to left; Adair grounded out
(shortstop to first); THRONEBERRY BATTED FOR STOCK; Throneberry
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 8, Orioles 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          8  12   0    8
 Orioles          3   5   1    6

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