Update:  2014 MLB Statistics -  Batting, Pitching and Fielding statistics updated for end of season. Also updated Team Information.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 7-8W135813030 000 021 661
Detroit Tigers 7-5L2--138000 300 000 381
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 02, 1972
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Ron Hansen - 500th career RBI

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Paul Schaal3b29.060411001.17915830021
    Cookie Rojas2b33.057410001.262151168071
    Amos Otiscf25.006300101.22614387032
    John Mayberry1b23.073310011.25015117150
    Lou Piniellalf28.248423100.33315430121
    Bob Oliverrf29.083411101.27115424161
    Ron Hansenss34.027401101.16731371010
    Jerry Mayc28.140300010.25013477000
    Bruce Dalcantonp29.321200001.0004136000
        Jim Rookerp29.221100000.000293000
    Totals: 3266427.1881115433 

    Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

    Detroit TigersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick McAuliffe2b32.155501001.194101438010
    Aurelio Rodriguez3b24.126402000.27512589060
    Gates Brownlf33.000310000.3817710030
        Al Kalineph-rf37.134101000.207102499010
    Bill Freehanc30.154311010.366111243180
    Norm Cash1b37.173411300.3951217905140
    Willie Hortonrf-lf29.196400000.21611961130
    Jim Northrupcf32.160300000.17110939031
        Paul Jataph22.240100000.16744000
    Ed Brinkmanss30.147401000.333121313180
    Tom Timmermannp31.355300001.1113147000
        Chuck Seelbachp24.043000000.00038000
        Mickey Stanleyph29.286101000.43710864130
    Totals: 3638312.22211512505 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bill Freehan (5), Bob Oliver (2)
    HR:  Norm Cash (5), Lou Piniella (1)
    RBIs:  Norm Cash 3 (14), Ron Hansen (1), Bob Oliver (6), Amos Otis (3), Lou Piniella (2)
    SB:  Bob Oliver (1)
    SF:  Amos Otis (1)
    GDP:  Bruce Dalcanton (1)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bruce Dalcanton29.3214.15330013.271.000004139
    Jim Rooker  (W 1-0)29.2214.23001200.001.00000290
    Pitching Totals:9833121 0006229

    Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

    Tom Timmermann  (L 1-2)31.35585642711.880.830003147
    Chuck Seelbach24.04311000000.000.6700038
    Pitching Totals:9664271 0006155

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Jim Rooker 0-0-0;  Tom Timmermann 0-0-0;  Chuck Seelbach 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bruce Dalcanton 18;  Jim Rooker 19;  Tom Timmermann 32;  Chuck Seelbach 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:21    Attendance:  9,874
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Lou DiMuro  2B  Bill Deegan  3B  Larry McCoy 

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