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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 48-44L2000 000 200 280
Kansas City Royals 47-42W3430 001 00x 870
Date of Game:  Sunday, July 18, 1971
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Aurelio Rodriguez3b23.203512100.244835068233
Tony Taylor2b35.212400000.2375618151102
Willie Hortonlf28.273402100.2868391414460
Al Kalinerf36.211300010.2967624328281
Bill Freehanc29.231200020.27284116812351
Mickey Stanleycf28.363400000.294777932161
Ike Brown1b29.096200011.275351615130
    Jim Northrupph-1b31.237100000.2907486710425
Ed Brinkmanss29.224313000.2148912310210
    Kevin Collinsph24.348101000.35018184000
Bill Gilbrethp23.319100000.20055000
    Tom Timmermannp31.067000000.12528120000
    Bill Denehyp25.109000000.0002138000
    Dalton Jonesph27.221000010.26655800491
    Mike Kilkennyp26.098000000.0001788000
    Jim Priceph29.278100000.25021253170
    Dean Chancep30.047000000.00020382000
    Norm Cashph36.250100000.29274171720501
Totals: 3228251.25091613474 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Freddie Patekss26.282221110.2688136232032
    Bobby Floydph-ss27.272100000.133970010
Paul Schaal3b28.137310100.278887426336
Amos Otiscf24.083311011.31782308145127
Cookie Rojas2b32.134412300.3128311216427
    Bobby Knoop2b32.273000000.195281064060
Lou Piniellalf27.325412300.258603491252
Bob Oliver1b28.160400000.231733544180
Ed Kirkpatrickrf26.283300011.236756687382
Jerry Mayc27.217211021.245524461170
Paul Splittorffp24.283110010.056810000
    Ted Abernathyp38.134100001.00037598000
Totals: 2887864.2506766092 

Game Stats


2B:  Willie Horton 2 (20), Aurelio Rodriguez 2 (15)
HR:  Freddie Patek (3), Lou Piniella (1)
RBIs:  Willie Horton (46), Freddie Patek (20), Lou Piniella 3 (25), Aurelio Rodriguez (23), Cookie Rojas 3 (42), Paul Schaal (33)
SH:  Freddie Patek (4), Paul Splittorff (1)
SF:  Paul Schaal (1)
GDP:  Ike Brown (3), Aurelio Rodriguez (5)

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Bill Gilbreth  (L 2-1)23.31912664013.961.3200055
Tom Timmermann31.06700110004.501.4000028120
Bill Denehy25.10923001003.271.480002139
Mike Kilkenny26.09832111215.651.510001994
Dean Chance30.04720000203.001.5000022397
Pitching Totals:8788642 00095655

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Paul Splittorff  (W 4-3)24.28377225102.291.24000810
Ted Abernathy  (Sv 16)38.13421000002.111.3200037604
Pitching Totals:9822510 00045614

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bill Gilbreth 0-0-0;  Tom Timmermann 0-0-0;  Bill Denehy 0-0-0;  Mike Kilkenny 0-0-0;  Dean Chance 0-0-0;  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bill Gilbreth 9;  Tom Timmermann 1;  Bill Denehy 9;  Mike Kilkenny 12;  Dean Chance 6;  Paul Splittorff 31;  Ted Abernathy 6; 
Time of Game:  2:33    Attendance:  0
Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Neudecker  1B  Russ Goetz  2B  Dave Phillips  3B  Larry Napp 

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