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Kansas City Royals 52-49L5000 00 021
Baltimore Orioles 64-38W4100 0x 110
Date of Game:  Friday, July 30, 1971
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Palmer - Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss26.294100010.2679437552834
    Joe Keoughrf25.204201000.245682291170
    Amos Otiscf24.095200001.31495321155632
    Gail Hopkins1b28.161200000.314583274213
    Lou Piniellalf27.337200000.268733622313
    Cookie Rojas2b32.146201001.3149611346527
    Paul Schaal3b28.149200001.2601017556366
    Ed Kirkpatrickc26.295200000.224866797382
    Dick Dragop26.035100001.1112296020
    Totals: 1602014.1256934278 

    Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

    Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Merv Rettenmundlf28.054200000.3078832084310
    Paul Blaircf27.180200000.2479793273212
    Frank Robinsonrf35.334211100.29585227018643
    Boog Powell1b29.347200001.22682135314551
    Ellie Hendricksc30.220100000.245693586270
    Brooks Robinson3b34.073100000.286102214213650
    Davey Johnson2b28.181100000.2759182611431
    Mark Belangerss27.052100001.2711006280315
    Jim Palmerp25.288100001.19024167050
    Totals: 1311103.0777388996 

    Game Stats


    HR:  Frank Robinson (18)
    RBIs:  Frank Robinson (64)
    GDP:  Gail Hopkins (4)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Drago  (L 12-6)26.03541110313.021.190002399
    Pitching Totals:4111031 0002399

    Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

    Baltimore OriolesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Palmer  (W 12-6)25.28852001402.931.2500024155
    Pitching Totals:5200140 00024155

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Drago 0-0-0;  Jim Palmer 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dick Drago 13;  Jim Palmer 17; 
    Time of Game:  0:48    Attendance:  6,828
    Umpires:   Home:   Art Frantz  1B  Bill Deegan  2B  Nestor Chylak  3B  Don Denkinger 

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