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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 66-67W1001 060 300 10171
Kansas City Royals 69-62L1001 100 100 3110
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 29, 1971
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mel Stottlemyre - 1000th career strikeout

  • New York Yankees Batting Stats

    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jerry Kenney3b26.060412211.2481093990178
    Thurman Munsonc24.083412000.2571012598355
    Bobby Murcercf25.101413210.324129472238113
    Felipe Aloulf36.109511100.26911017756564
    Ron Blombergrf23.006523300.33846507252
    Danny Cater1b31.186512100.27211110444480
    Horace Clarke2b31.088412111.24013088223316
    Gene Michaelss33.088411011.2401185583343
    Mel Stottlemyrep29.289311000.169292641100
        Al Closterp28.075100000.000910000
    Totals: 3910171043.4368925713 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss26.324502002.28812440563045
    Joe Keoughrf25.234301100.265922531240
        Chuck Harrisonph30.126100001.236393152190
        Bill Butlerp24.170000000.100964010
        Dennis Paepkeph26.134100000.20650622110
    Amos Otiscf24.125400000.302122348156939
    Gail Hopkins1b28.191400000.274813506363
    Lou Piniellalf28.001402000.2681033923464
    Paul Schaal3b28.179411001.2621317857476
    Bobby Knoop2b32.315412101.220481084190
    Jerry Mayc27.259312010.256634571220
    Dick Dragop26.065100001.13128102040
        Tom Burgmeierp28.027000000.26356216000
        Ken Wrightp24.359000000.0911764000
        Lance Clemonsp24.054000000.25044000
        Bob Oliverph-rf28.202101100.2561063875380
    Totals: 35311316.31410735288 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Horace Clarke (18), Bobby Knoop 2 (4), Bobby Murcer (22), Paul Schaal (24)
    HR:  Ron Blomberg (7), Danny Cater (4)
    RBIs:  Felipe Alou (56), Ron Blomberg 3 (25), Danny Cater (48), Horace Clarke (33), Jerry Kenney 2 (17), Joe Keough (24), Bobby Knoop (9), Bobby Murcer 2 (81), Bob Oliver (38)
    SB:  Horace Clarke (16), Bobby Murcer (13)
    CS: Lou Piniella (2)
    SH:  Al Closter (1), Dick Drago (7), Jerry Kenney (9)
    SF:  Bob Oliver (3)
    GDP:  Felipe Alou (14)

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

    Mel Stottlemyre29.2894.16221302.871.1500030265
    Al Closter  (W 2-1)28.0754.25110302.251.35000910
    Pitching Totals:91133160 00039275

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Drago  (L 15-8)26.0654.19662013.111.2300029105
    Tom Burgmeier28.0270.22110011.781.1100055183
    Ken Wright24.3591.22332003.671.420001966
    Lance Clemons24.0540.12000002.771.0800044
    Bill Butler24.17022000304.241.710001069
    Pitching Totals:9171010432 000117427

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mel Stottlemyre 0-0-0;  Al Closter 0-0-0;  Dick Drago 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0;  Ken Wright 0-0-0;  Lance Clemons 0-0-0;  Bill Butler 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mel Stottlemyre 19;  Al Closter 19;  Dick Drago 23;  Tom Burgmeier 4;  Ken Wright 9;  Lance Clemons 2;  Bill Butler 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  13,229
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Honochick  1B  Larry McCoy  2B  Jim Odom  3B  Marty Springstead 

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