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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Texas Rangers 10-14L3000 012 010 451
Kansas City Royals 10-15W2010 300 01x 592
Date of Game:  Monday, May 15, 1972
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Dick Billings - 2 sacrifice flies

  • Texas Rangers Batting Stats

    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Elliott Maddoxcf24.146310011.21724261014
    Dave Nelson3b27.329322010.289242961511
    Don Mincher1b33.325300010.111181309181
    Dick Billingsc29.162200201.26316182060
    Frank Howardlf35.280200020.2602317242110
        Joe Lovittopr-rf21.129000000.1251515021
    Ted Fordrf25.097100000.18214114360
        Larry Biittnerrf26.292212000.2052189020
        Tom Grieveph-lf24.072100000.2401360010
    Len Randle2b23.092400000.2172398092
    Toby Harrahss23.201301110.23424159070
    Pete Brobergp22.074100001.083623000
        Hal Kingph28.104100001.12519227120
        Jim Pantherp27.075000000.000812000
        Jim Driscollph28.001100000.0001032000
        Horacio Pinap27.064000000.00012171000
        Ted Kubiakph30.003100000.0009481000
    Totals: 2845364.1792795253 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss27.218402101.26314442066
    Amos Otiscf25.019400000.23323396043
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.191300010.25015184160
    Lou Piniellalf28.261422001.33325440271
    Cookie Rojas2b33.070412100.2712511780101
    Ed Kirkpatrickc27.219310012.30013726360
    John Mayberry1b23.086301100.20925127190
    Paul Schaal3b29.073311100.19125840061
    Mike Hedlundp25.277201000.333588000
        Steve Hovleyph27.148000010.22713240020
        Ted Abernathyp39.070000000.0006630000
        Tom Burgmeierp28.287000000.25011239000
    Totals: 3059434.3002005530 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Larry Biittner (1), Cookie Rojas (5)
    RBIs:  Dick Billings 2 (6), Toby Harrah (7), John Mayberry (9), Freddie Patek (6), Cookie Rojas (10), Paul Schaal (6)
    SB:  Dave Nelson (11), Freddie Patek (6)
    CS: Toby Harrah (1)
    SF:  Dick Billings 2 (2)
    GDP:  Lou Piniella (4), Len Randle (1)

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

    Pete Broberg22.07447441202.141.24000624
    Jim Panther27.07520001009.001.92000812
    Horacio Pina  (L 0-1)27.06422111202.651.0600012171
    Pitching Totals:8955340 00026207

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Hedlund25.27775323403.271.30000589
    Ted Abernathy39.0700.20112001.291.430006636
    Tom Burgmeier  (W 3-1)28.2871.10001001.501.0800010205
    Pitching Totals:9543640 00021930

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Pete Broberg; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Pete Broberg 0-0-0;  Jim Panther 0-0-0;  Horacio Pina 0-0-0;  Mike Hedlund 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Pete Broberg 20;  Jim Panther 6;  Horacio Pina 7;  Mike Hedlund 28;  Ted Abernathy 4;  Tom Burgmeier 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:35    Attendance:  6,670
    Umpires:   Home:   Red Flaherty  1B  Bill Haller  2B  Jerry Neudecker  3B  Bill Kunkel 

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