Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 4-4W2111 020 101 7101
California Angels 6-3L1002 030 000 573
Date of Game:  Friday, April 17, 1970
Stadium:  Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Feats and Milestones
  • George Spriggs - 4 hits
  • Jim Rooker - 1st career save

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    George Spriggsrf28.330534001.625681000
    Ed Kirkpatrick1b25.191412000.2598468151
        Paul Schaal3b27.045100000.3004534000
    Amos Otiscf22.357400102.267875073
    Bob Oliver3b-1b27.068301300.2228129040
    Lou Piniellalf26.233400000.3707152160
    Luis Alcaraz2b28.301311010.194888170
    Rich Seversonss25.089401000.30044000
    Ellie Rodriguezc23.328210010.2007110010
    Dave Moreheadp27.224210011.0002138000
        Jim Rookerp27.2061011001.000338010
    Totals: 33710534.303651817 

    California Angels Batting Stats

    California AngelsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Sandy Alomar2b26.181511001.3419433014
    Jim Fregosiss28.013320011.34391173150
    Bill Vossrf26.169400000.3039228081
    Alex Johnsonlf27.131412101.34395422101
    Jay Johnstonecf24.148413400.5506335260
    Roger Repoz1b29.257301000.2589587270
        Billy Cowanph-1b31.232100000.0002347000
    Joe Azcuec30.243400001.1899787030
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b22.111400000.3149273050
    Tom Murphyp24.108300002.000352000
        Eddie Fisherp33.275000000.0003484000
        Paul Doylep30.198000000.000238000
        Rick Reichardtph27.032000010.3334557000
    Totals: 3557526.200835836 

    Game Stats


    3B:  Bob Oliver (2)
    HR:  Jay Johnstone (2)
    RBIs:  Alex Johnson (10), Jay Johnstone 4 (6), Bob Oliver 3 (4), Amos Otis (7), Jim Rooker (1)
    SB:  Amos Otis (3)
    CS: George Spriggs (1)
    SF:  Bob Oliver (1), Amos Otis (1)
    GDP:  Dave Morehead (1), Rich Severson (1)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Morehead  (W 1-0)27.22477531512.701.200002151
    Jim Rooker  (Sv 1)27.20620001107.201.80000333
    Pitching Totals:9753261 0005184

    California Angels Pitching Stats

    California AngelsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tom Murphy  (L 1-1)24.1086.18642305.291.71000354
    Eddie Fisher33.2751.21101000.000.630003487
    Paul Doyle30.19811000100.000.33000238
    Pitching Totals:91074340 0008579

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Paul Doyle; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Morehead 0-0-0;  Jim Rooker 0-0-0;  Tom Murphy 0-0-0;  Eddie Fisher 0-0-0;  Paul Doyle 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dave Morehead 30;  Jim Rooker 7;  Tom Murphy 29;  Eddie Fisher 7;  Paul Doyle 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  24,154
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Odom  1B  Bill Kunkel  2B  Ed Runge  3B  Bill Haller 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.