For all seasons after 1973, the play-by-play data is complete (summary of missing data for pre-1974). For some games from 1930 to 1973, we do not have complete play-by-play.

Summary of 32 Home Runs Allowed

0 leading off, 0 walk-off, 5 tying, 11 go ahead

1 Tm
DET 32
vs RHB 29
vs LHB 3
Home 19
Away 13
0 16
1 8
2 8
11 Opps
7 Parks
Tiger Stad 19
Fenway Pk 3
County Stad 3
Comiskey Pk 2
Memor. Stad 2
Where Hit
7 22
9 5
78 3
1 Inside the Park
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 22
2·HR gms 5
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
--- 19
12- 5
1-- 4
123 2
-2- 2
1 2
2 4
3 6
4 4
5 5
+3 1
+2 2
+1 1
Tied 10
-1 5
Before event,
for batter
RF 11
1B 6
C 5
LF 3
3B 3
5th 9
3rd 5
7th 5
4th 4
1st 3
High Lev 9
Medium Lev 12
Low Lev 11

Play By Play

Play By Play
1968 #car #yr #gm Date Batter @Bat   Score Inn Out RoB R BOP Pos bWPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111968-04-28 (2)Andy KoscoNYYDETbehind 0-1b 80---14335%59%Home Run
1970 #car #yr #gm Date Batter @Bat   Score Inn Out RoB R BOP Pos bWPA bWE Notes Play Description
22111970-05-06Harmon KillebrewMIN@DETbehind 0-5t 811--2353%4%Home Run; Cardenas Scores
33211970-05-21 (1)Merv RettenmundBAL@DETbehind 0-1t 61---11717%47%Home Run
44321970-05-21 (1)Paul BlairBAL@DETbehind 1-6t 90---1581%1%Home Run (LF-CF)
55411970-05-25Bobby MurcerNYY@DETbehind 1-3t 52---12811%30%Home Run
66511970-05-30Roberto PenaMILDETbehind 1-2b 1212347433%80%IPHRInside-the-park Home Run to CF; Kubiak Scores; Savage Scores; Allen Scores
77611970-06-13Billy CowanCAL@DETtied 1-1t 321--25922%70%Home Run; Johnson Scores/unER; Cowan Scores/unER
88711970-06-30Ron WoodsNYY@DETbehind 0-5t 50---1794%9%Home Run
99811970-07-06Tony ConigliaroBOS@DETbehind 0-5t 401--2498%17%Home Run (LF-CF); Yastrzemski Scores
1010911970-07-16Bill MeltonCHWDETtied 0-0b 20---14911%66%Home Run
11111011970-08-21Phil RoofMIL@DETbehind 3-5t 52---15211%30%Home Run
12121111970-08-29Tommy DavisOAK@DETbehind 0-1t 62---14717%44%Home Run
13131221970-08-29Don MincherOAK@DETtied 1-1t 70-2-27322%83%Home Run; Bando Scores
14141311970-09-02 (2)Carl YastrzemskiBOSDETahead 3-1b 30---1338%84%Home Run (LF-CF)
15151411970-09-06Frank HowardWSADETbehind 1-6b 511--2338%14%Home Run; Grieve Scores
16161521970-09-06Frank HowardWSADETbehind 3-6b 7012-33335%58%Home Run; Brinkman Scores; Grieve Scores
1971 #car #yr #gm Date Batter @Bat   Score Inn Out RoB R BOP Pos bWPA bWE Notes Play Description
1717111971-05-28Phil RoofMILDETbehind 0-4b 51-2-27212%22%Home Run; May Scores
1818211971-06-29Andy EtchebarrenBALDETtied 0-0b 2012-38220%84%Home Run; Johnson Scores; Belanger Scores
1919321971-06-29Brooks RobinsonBALDETahead 3-0b 3012-3557%97%Home Run; Rettenmund Scores; Robinson Scores
2020411971-07-03Merv RettenmundBAL@DETtied 0-0t 20---15911%61%Home Run
2121511971-07-24Sal BandoOAK@DETtied 0-0t 1212-35526%76%Home Run; Jackson Scores; Davis Scores
2222611971-07-28Chuck HarrisonKCR@DETtied 2-2t 6012-37325%88%Home Run; Piniella Scores/unER; Oliver Scores
2323711971-08-01Tommie ReynoldsCAL@DETahead 2-1t 32---15911%70%Home Run
2424811971-08-05Doug GriffinBOSDETbehind 0-2b 80---11414%29%Home Run
2525911971-08-09Bob MontgomeryBOSDETbehind 2-7b 4112348223%39%Home Run; Yastrzemski Scores; Scott Scores; Kennedy Scores
26261011971-08-17 (2)Walt WilliamsCHWDETtied 0-0b 40---11914%70%Home Run
27271111971-09-01Roy FosterCLE@DETbehind 0-3t 40---1399%25%Home Run
28281221971-09-01Kurt BevacquaCLE@DETbehind 1-4t 70---1698%17%Home Run
29291311971-09-12Carlton FiskBOS@DETtied 0-0t 31---18213%60%Home Run
30301411971-09-16Jeff BurroughsWSA@DETtied 0-0t 21---15712%59%Home Run
1972 #car #yr #gm Date Batter @Bat   Score Inn Out RoB R BOP Pos bWPA bWE Notes Play Description
3131111972-04-23Billy ConigliaroMILDETahead 2-0b 62---1597%93%Home Run
3232211972-05-15Merv RettenmundBAL@DETbehind 1-2t 31---12913%48%Home Run

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