Game Information
Score of Game
New York Yankees 5 Kansas City Royals 4
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
11
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
8,669
Weather
Vis Manager
Joe Gordon (KCA)
Home Manager
Ralph Houk (NYA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
KCA Record
25-32 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 10 / 19
KCA Streak
Loss 1
NYA Record
29-31 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 6 / 12
NYA Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Jackie HernandezSSRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Horace Clarke]10-0---
    1KCA2Pat KellyCFLNYAFritz PetersonLSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field20-0---
    1KCA3Joe Foy3BRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Gene Michael] ... Pat Kelly forced out at second base30-0---
    1KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLStolen Base21--0-0---Joe Foy Stole 2B [Fritz Peterson/Jake Gibbs] ... Joe Foy advanced to third40-0Non-Batter Event
    1KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Gene Michael]50-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1NYA1Horace Clarke2BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Pat Kelly]60-0---
    1NYA2Jerry Kenney3BLKCAWally BunkerRWalk1---0-0---Walked70-0---
    1NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRNone11--0-0---Jerry Kenney Picked off 1B by [Wally Bunker]80-0Non-Batter Event
    1NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Pat Kelly]90-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA5Lou PiniellaLFRNYAFritz PetersonLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop100-0---
    2KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAFritz PetersonLNone01--0-0---Lou Piniella Picked off 1B by [Fritz Peterson]110-0Non-Batter Event
    2KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]120-0---
    2KCA7Ellie RodriguezCRNYAFritz PetersonLLineout2---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]130-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2NYA4Joe Pepitone1BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bob Oliver]140-0---
    2NYA5Roy WhiteLFLKCAWally BunkerRLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]150-0---
    2NYA6Jim LyttleCFLKCAWally BunkerRWalk2---0-0---Walked160-0---
    2NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCAWally BunkerRCaught Stealing21--0-0---Jim Lyttle Caught Stealing 2B [Wally Bunker/Ellie Rodriguez]170-0Non-Batter Event
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA8Bob OliverRFRNYAFritz PetersonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field180-0---
    3KCA9Wally BunkerPRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Fritz Peterson] ... Bob Oliver advanced to second190-0---
    3KCA1Jackie HernandezSSRNYAFritz PetersonLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout200-0---
    3KCA2Pat KellyCFLNYAFritz PetersonLSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Bob Oliver Scored210-0---
    3KCA3Joe Foy3BRNYAFritz PetersonLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout221-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Joe Foy]230-1---
    3NYA8Jake GibbsCLKCAWally BunkerRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to First Base [Mike Fiore]240-1---
    3NYA9Fritz PetersonPLKCAWally BunkerRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Third Base [Joe Foy]250-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]261-0---
    4KCA5Lou PiniellaLFRNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bobby Murcer]271-0---
    4KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Kenney]281-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4NYA1Horace Clarke2BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]290-1---
    4NYA2Jerry Kenney3BLKCAWally BunkerRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field300-1---
    4NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRNone11--0-0---Jerry Kenney Picked off 1B by [Ellie Rodriguez] ... Jerry Kenney advanced to second310-1Non-Batter Event
    4NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field ... Jerry Kenney Scored320-1---
    4NYA4Joe Pepitone1BLKCAWally BunkerRSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Bobby Murcer advanced to third331-1---
    4NYA5Roy WhiteLFLKCAWally BunkerRStrikeout11-30-0---Strikeout341-1---
    4NYA6Jim LyttleCFLKCAWally BunkerRLineout21-30-0---Lined out to Center Field [Pat Kelly]351-1---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA7Ellie RodriguezCRNYAFritz PetersonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field361-1---
    5KCA8Bob OliverRFRNYAFritz PetersonLLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]371-1---
    5KCA9Wally BunkerPRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout11--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Catcher [Jake Gibbs] ... Ellie Rodriguez advanced to second381-1---
    5KCA1Jackie HernandezSSRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Horace Clarke]391-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]401-1---
    5NYA8Jake GibbsCLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]411-1---
    5NYA9Fritz PetersonPLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]421-1---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA2Pat KellyCFLNYAFritz PetersonLHit by Pitch0---0-0---Hit by Pitch431-1---
    6KCA3Joe Foy3BRNYAFritz PetersonLLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Bobby Murcer]441-1---
    6KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLStolen Base11--0-0---Pat Kelly Stole 2B [Fritz Peterson/Jake Gibbs]451-1Non-Batter Event
    6KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout461-1---
    6KCA5Lou PiniellaLFRNYAFritz PetersonLSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Pat Kelly Scored471-1---
    6KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Fritz Peterson]482-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6NYA1Horace Clarke2BLKCAWally BunkerRLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Jackie Hernandez]491-2---
    6NYA2Jerry Kenney3BLKCAWally BunkerRWalk1---0-0---Walked501-2---
    6NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]. Double Play ... Jerry Kenney out at 2b.511-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA7Ellie RodriguezCRNYAFritz PetersonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field522-1---
    7KCA8Bob OliverRFRNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bobby Murcer]532-1---
    7KCA9Wally BunkerPRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Fritz Peterson] ... Ellie Rodriguez forced out at second base542-1---
    7KCA1Jackie HernandezSSRNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]552-1---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7NYA4Joe Pepitone1BLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Pat Kelly]561-2---
    7NYA5Roy WhiteLFLKCAWally BunkerRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on line drive to 571-2---
    7NYA6Jim LyttleCFLKCAWally BunkerRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Jackie Hernandez]582-2---
    7NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Wally Bunker]592-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA2Pat KellyCFLNYAFritz PetersonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout602-2---
    8KCA3Joe Foy3BRNYAFritz PetersonLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Gene Michael]612-2---
    8KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAFritz PetersonLWalk2---0-0---Walked622-2---
    8KCA5Lou PiniellaLFRNYAFritz PetersonLHome Run21--0-0---Home Run on fly ball to ... Mike Fiore Scored632-2---
    8KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAFritz PetersonLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]644-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8NYA8Jake GibbsCLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Wally Bunker]652-4---
    8NYA9Jimmie HallPHLKCAWally BunkerRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]662-4---
    8NYA1Horace Clarke2BLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]672-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA7Ellie RodriguezCRNYALindy McDanielRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Lindy McDaniel]684-2---
    9KCA8Bob OliverRFRNYALindy McDanielRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout694-2---
    9KCA9Wally BunkerPRNYALindy McDanielRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout704-2---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9NYA2Jerry Kenney3BLKCAWally BunkerRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field712-4---
    9NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCAWally BunkerRSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Jerry Kenney advanced to third722-4---
    9NYA4Joe Pepitone1BLKCAWally BunkerRGroundout01-30-0---Grounded out to First Base [Mike Fiore] ... Bobby Murcer forced out at second base ... Jerry Kenney Scored ... Joe Pepitone advanced to second732-4---
    9NYA5Roy WhiteLFLKCAWally BunkerRWalk1-2-0-0---Walked743-4---
    9NYA6Jim LyttleCFLKCADave WickershamRSingle112-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Joe Pepitone Scored ... Roy White advanced to third753-4---
    9NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCADave WickershamRWalk11-30-0---Walked ... Jim Lyttle advanced to second764-4---
    9NYA8Jake GibbsCLKCADave WickershamRGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Jackie Hernandez] ... Roy White forced out at home ... Gene Michael advanced to second ... Jim Lyttle advanced to third774-4---
    9NYA9Tom TreshPHLKCADave WickershamRStrikeout21230-0---Strikeout784-4---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10KCA1Jackie HernandezSSRNYAJack AkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Jake Gibbs]794-4---
    10KCA2Pat KellyCFLNYAJack AkerRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field804-4---
    10KCA3Joe Foy3BRNYAJack AkerRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Gene Michael]. Double Play ... Pat Kelly out at 2b.814-4---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10NYA1Horace Clarke2BRKCASteve JonesLWalk0---0-0---Walked824-4---
    10NYA2Jerry Kenney3BLKCASteve JonesLWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Horace Clarke advanced to second834-4---
    10NYA3Bobby MurcerRFLKCADave MoreheadRStrikeout012-0-0---Strikeout844-4---
    10NYA4Joe Pepitone1BLKCADave MoreheadRPopout112-0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Jerry Adair]854-4---
    10NYA5Roy WhiteLFLKCADave MoreheadRFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]864-4---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10KCA4Mike Fiore1BLNYAJack AkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Joe Pepitone]874-4---
    10KCA5Lou PiniellaLFRNYAJack AkerRSingle1---0-0---Singled on popout to Center Field884-4---
    10KCA6Jerry Adair2BRNYAJack AkerRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Lyttle]894-4---
    10KCA7Ellie RodriguezCRNYAJack AkerRReached on Error21--0-0---Reached on Error by Third Base [Jerry Kenney] ... Lou Piniella advanced to second904-4---
    10KCA8Bob OliverRFRNYAJack AkerRStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout914-4---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10NYA6Jim LyttleCFLKCADave MoreheadRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout924-4---
    10NYA7Gene MichaelSSLKCADave MoreheadRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout934-4---
    10NYA8Jake GibbsCLKCADave MoreheadRWalk2---0-0---Walked944-4---
    10NYA9Bobby CoxPHRKCADave MoreheadRDouble21--0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field ... Jake Gibbs Scored954-4---
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