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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Oakland Athletics 17-10W20.5234200 200 001 581
Kansas City Royals 12-18L275918000 001 100 293
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 21, 1972
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Dave Duncan - 2 home runs
  • Ken Holtzman - 200th career game

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bert Campanerisss30.073400000.211261101147
    Joe Rudilf25.256512000.31424379160
    Reggie Jacksonrf26.003401003.236276675172
    Sal Bando3b28.098411200.253277171111
    Mike Epstein1b29.047311011.253256583130
        Blue Moon Odompr26.357000000.00013216000
        Mike Hegan1b29.304000000.18219459010
    Ollie Browncf28.100301010.18527737031
    Dave Duncanc26.237322310.250204087200
    Larry Brown2b32.081400000.169221032010
    Ken Holtzmanp26.199200000.2279195030
        George Hendrickph22.215000000.250547000
        Darold Knowlesp30.163000000.00010355000
        Bob Lockerp34.067100001.00010445000
    Totals: 3358535.2422647416 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss27.224301000.27219447076
        Gail Hopkinsph29.091100100.2869381020
        Jim Rookerp29.240000000.200697000
        Steve Hovleyph27.154100000.24016243020
    Amos Otiscf25.025500002.243284011114
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.197512100.23020189280
    Lou Piniellalf28.267300010.345304454143
    Dennis Paepkec27.034300001.000274000
        Ed Kirkpatrickph-c27.225100000.352187313100
    John Mayberry1b23.092402001.230301323130
    Paul Schaal3b29.079412001.20930845071
    Bobby Knoop2b33.215301010.35781116000
    Mike Hedlundp25.283100000.308689000
        Jerry Mayph28.159100000.25616480000
        Bruce Dalcantonp29.340000000.0008140000
        Ron Hansenph-ss34.046201001.15481376010
    Totals: 3729226.2432547186 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joe Rudi (6), Paul Schaal (6)
    3B:  Joe Rudi (3)
    HR:  Sal Bando (1), Dave Duncan 2 (7), Richie Scheinblum (2)
    RBIs:  Sal Bando 2 (11), Dave Duncan 3 (20), Gail Hopkins (2), Richie Scheinblum (8)
    SB:  Ollie Brown (1)
    CS: George Hendrick (1)
    SH:  Bert Campaneris (5)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ken Holtzman  (W 6-2)26.19964111512.380.910009200
    Darold Knowles30.1630.12111001.641.2700010356
    Bob Locker  (Sv 3)34.0672.23000100.821.0000010445
    Pitching Totals:9922261 000291001

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Hedlund  (L 0-4)25.28354442323.791.29000690
    Bruce Dalcanton29.34021001103.381.130008143
    Jim Rooker29.24023110111.801.00000694
    Pitching Totals:9855353 00020327

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ken Holtzman 0-0-0;  Darold Knowles 0-0-0;  Bob Locker 0-0-0;  Mike Hedlund 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Jim Rooker 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ken Holtzman 23;  Darold Knowles 4;  Bob Locker 12;  Mike Hedlund 21;  Bruce Dalcanton 8;  Jim Rooker 9; 
    Time of Game:  2:47    Attendance:  20,625
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Haller  1B  Jerry Neudecker  2B  Bill Kunkel  3B  Red Flaherty 

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