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Boston Red Sox 63-60L1164711000 300 000 321
Kansas City Royals 48-77W12641021100 010 20x 461
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 23, 1970
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Carl Yastrzemski - 100th career stolen base
  • Bob Johnson - 12 Strikeouts, 2-hitter

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Mike Andrews2b27.045400002.24011352813412
    Reggie Smithcf25.143311010.32111958120588
    Billy Conigliarolf23.008410002.2807710915400
    Tony Conigliarorf25.228411301.27010974424772
    Rico Petrocelliss27.057300011.25512178320781
    George Scott3b26.153300002.282916889393
    Don Pavletich1b32.041300000.15224513030
    Jerry Mosesc24.014300002.262911546351
    Cal Kooncep29.278200002.06232311010
        Sparky Lylep26.032000000.00050197000
        Chuck Hartensteinp28.089000000.00034169000
        Carl Yastrzemskiph31.001000010.3241221505338120
        Gary Wagnerp30.056000000.20025148000
    Totals: 29323312.06910086430 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    George Spriggsrf29.093413000.2861994010
    Cookie Rojas2b31.170401101.2358610032242
    Amos Otiscf23.119110020.287124191115122
    Lou Piniellalf26.361300001.3051092549632
    Ed Kirkpatrickc25.319221110.23510456415493
    Bob Oliver1b27.196301200.26212424525870
    Paul Schaal3b27.173300001.262986283174
    Tom Matchickss26.351200010.20642224060
    Bob Johnsonp27.120300001.0953335010
    Totals: 2546444.2407393238 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Reggie Smith (29)
    3B:  Bob Oliver (5)
    HR:  Tony Conigliaro (24), Ed Kirkpatrick (15)
    RBIs:  Tony Conigliaro 3 (77), Ed Kirkpatrick (49), Bob Oliver 2 (87), Cookie Rojas (24)
    SB:  Carl Yastrzemski (20)
    GDP:  Amos Otis (6), Lou Piniella (12), Cookie Rojas (7), George Scott (10)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Cal Koonce29.2786.14332413.121.3500032317
    Sparky Lyle  (L 0-5)26.03201111004.851.5200050197
    Chuck Hartenstein28.0890.20001006.481.6200034168
    Gary Wagner30.05611000003.001.2000025149
    Pitching Totals:8644441 000141831

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Johnson  (W 6-8)27.120923231213.401.270003335
    Pitching Totals:92323121 0003335

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Cal Koonce 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Chuck Hartenstein 0-0-0;  Gary Wagner 0-0-0;  Bob Johnson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Cal Koonce 22;  Sparky Lyle 2;  Chuck Hartenstein 2;  Gary Wagner 3;  Bob Johnson 32; 
    Time of Game:  2:02    Attendance:  11,992
    Umpires:   Home:   George Maloney  1B  Jim Honochick  2B  Frank Umont  3B  Jake O'Donnell 

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