Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 5 Baltimore Orioles 2
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
8,151
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Bob Lemon (KCA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
BAL Record
12-9 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 3 / 5
BAL Streak
Loss 2
KCA Record
12-11 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 6 / 10
KCA Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]10-0---
    1BAL2Davey Johnson2BRKCAWally BunkerRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field20-0---
    1BAL3Boog Powell1BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis] ... Davey Johnson advanced to third30-0---
    1BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRKCAWally BunkerRGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave McNallyLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Paul Blair]50-0---
    1KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave McNallyLSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field60-0---
    1KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave McNallyLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]. Double Play ... Cookie Rojas out at 2b.70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2BAL5Paul BlairCFRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]80-0---
    2BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRKCAWally BunkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Wally Bunker]90-0---
    2BAL7Andy EtchebarrenCRKCAWally BunkerRWalk2---0-0---Walked100-0---
    2BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]110-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave McNallyLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]120-0---
    2KCA5Bob Oliver1BRBALDave McNallyLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]130-0---
    2KCA6Paul Schaal3BRBALDave McNallyLWalk2---0-0---Walked140-0---
    2KCA7Carl TaylorRFRBALDave McNallyLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson] ... Paul Schaal forced out at second base150-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3BAL9Dave McNallyPRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]160-0---
    3BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAWally BunkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout170-0---
    3BAL2Davey Johnson2BRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]180-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA8Ed KirkpatrickCLBALDave McNallyLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout190-0---
    3KCA9Wally BunkerPRBALDave McNallyLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout200-0---
    3KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave McNallyLWalk2---0-0---Walked210-0---
    3KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave McNallyLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]220-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4BAL3Boog Powell1BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]230-0---
    4BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRKCAWally BunkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]240-0---
    4BAL5Paul BlairCFRKCAWally BunkerRLineout2---0-0---Lined out to First Base [Bob Oliver]250-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave McNallyLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on line drive to260-0---
    4KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave McNallyLDouble0-2-0-0---Doubled on line drive to Right Field ... Amos Otis Scored270-0---
    4KCA5Bob Oliver1BRBALDave McNallyLGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]281-0---
    4KCA6Paul Schaal3BRBALDave McNallyLDouble1-2-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to ... Lou Piniella Scored291-0---
    4KCA7Carl TaylorRFRBALDave McNallyLSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Paul Schaal Scored302-0---
    4KCA8Ed KirkpatrickCLBALDave McNallyLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Boog Powell] ... Carl Taylor forced out at second base313-0---
    4KCA9Wally BunkerPRBALDave McNallyLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson] ... Ed Kirkpatrick forced out at second base323-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRKCAWally BunkerRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop330-3---
    5BAL7Andy EtchebarrenCRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]340-3---
    5BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAWally BunkerRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field; Brooks Robinson advanced to third ... Brooks Robinson advanced to third350-3---
    5BAL9Tom ShopayPHLKCAWally BunkerRLineout1-230-0---Lined out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]360-3---
    5BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout2-230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]370-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALJim HardinRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]383-0---
    5KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRBALJim HardinRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Right Field393-0---
    5KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALJim HardinRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]403-0---
    5KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRBALJim HardinRSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Cookie Rojas Scored413-0---
    5KCA5Bob Oliver1BRBALJim HardinRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout424-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6BAL2Davey Johnson2BRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]430-4---
    6BAL3Boog Powell1BLKCAWally BunkerRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to Center Field440-4---
    6BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRKCAWally BunkerRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to Right Field451-4---
    6BAL5Paul BlairCFRKCAWally BunkerRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]462-4---
    6BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRKCAWally BunkerRWalk2---0-0---Walked472-4---
    6BAL7Andy EtchebarrenCRKCAJim YorkRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]482-4---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA6Paul Schaal3BRBALJim HardinRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Frank Robinson]494-2---
    6KCA7Carl TaylorRFRBALJim HardinRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout504-2---
    6KCA8Ed KirkpatrickCLBALJim HardinRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field514-2---
    6KCA9Jim YorkPRBALJim HardinRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]524-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAJim YorkRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]532-4---
    7BAL9Chico SalmonPHRKCAJim YorkRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout542-4---
    7BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAJim YorkRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]552-4---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALEddie WattRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field564-2---
    7KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRBALEddie WattRDouble0-2-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Freddie Patek Scored574-2---
    7KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALEddie WattRGroundout0-2-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Eddie Watt] ... Cookie Rojas advanced to third585-2---
    7KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRBALEddie WattRGroundout1--30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]595-2---
    7KCA5Bob Oliver1BRBALEddie WattRStrikeout2--30-0---Strikeout605-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8BAL2Davey Johnson2BRKCAJim YorkRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field612-5---
    8BAL3Boog Powell1BLKCAJim YorkRPopout01--0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]622-5---
    8BAL4Frank RobinsonRFRKCAJim YorkRLineout11--0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Carl Taylor]632-5---
    8BAL5Paul BlairCFRKCAJim YorkRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]642-5---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA6Paul Schaal3BRBALEddie WattRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]655-2---
    8KCA7Carl TaylorRFRBALEddie WattRSingle1---0-0---Bunt Single to Pitcher665-2---
    8KCA8Ed KirkpatrickCLBALEddie WattRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout675-2---
    8KCA9Jim YorkPRBALEddie WattRWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Carl Taylor advanced to second685-2---
    8KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALEddie WattRPassed Ball212-0-0---Passed Ball by Andy Etchebarren ... Jim York advanced to second ... Carl Taylor advanced to third695-2Non-Batter Event
    8KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALEddie WattRFlyout2-230-0---Flied out to Catcher [Andy Etchebarren]705-2---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9BAL6Brooks Robinson3BRKCAJim YorkRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]712-5---
    9BAL7Clay DalrymplePHLKCAJim YorkRWalk1---0-0---Walked722-5---
    9BAL8Ellie HendricksPHLKCAJim YorkRSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Clay Dalrymple advanced to second732-5---
    9BAL9Merv RettenmundPHRKCAJim YorkRWild Pitch112-0-0---Wild Pitch by Jim York ... Ellie Hendricks advanced to second ... Clay Dalrymple advanced to third742-5Non-Batter Event
    9BAL9Merv RettenmundPHRKCAJim YorkRStrikeout1-230-0---Strikeout752-5---
    9BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAJim YorkRWalk2-230-0---Walked762-5---
    9BAL2Davey Johnson2BRKCATed AbernathyRFlyout21230-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]772-5---
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