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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
New York Yankees 58-52L2000 000 402 690
Kansas City Royals 53-56W2400 000 003 7130
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 15, 1972
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Bernie Allen2b33.121511000.2545310784110
Thurman Munsonc25.069513000.292983816364
Bobby Murcercf26.087501201.27910859719678
Roy Whitelf28.232310020.27911090774217
Ron Blomberg1b23.357111120.2867814610380
    Ron Swobodaph-1b28.046100001.250488771100
Johnny Callisonrf33.156301010.2536018095202
Celerino Sanchez3b28.194310000.25845450150
Gene Michaelss34.074200000.211846631241
    John Ellisph23.356100000.268362195150
    Hal Lanierss30.042100000.195451146061
Mike Kekichp27.135100001.14525143040
    Horace Clarkeph32.074100000.243104101512412
    Ron Klimkowskip28.167000000.000680000
    Felipe Alouph37.095111300.2718318814261
    Lindy McDanielp36.246000000.00023837000
    Jerry Kenneyph27.046101000.22041451073
    Fred Beenep29.264000000.0002229000
    Rob Gardnerp27.239000000.0001186000
Totals: 3469653.265108012390 

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Freddie Patekss27.310412000.2349452202323
Steve Hovleycf27.240312210.277672942162
Richie Scheinblumrf29.283411101.314942638500
Lou Piniellalf28.353402110.3121075229525
Cookie Rojas2b33.162412000.28110312563462
Paul Schaal3b29.165311310.211828973261
Gail Hopkins1b29.177301010.23042414050
Jerry Mayc28.245300000.19447511140
    Amos Otisph25.111111000.30410147494223
Mike Hedlundp26.004200000.19422105000
    Paul Splittorffp25.311000000.2262447030
    Joe Keoughph26.220100000.17439310021
    Norm Angelinip24.326000000.00099000
    Al Fitzmorrisp26.147000000.19027113000
    Tom Burgmeierp29.013000000.36445273000
    Ed Kirkpatrickph27.311000000.277837967311
    Carl Taylorph28.208111000.26834305050
Totals: 33713741.39410207111 

Game Stats


2B:  Ron Blomberg (16), Thurman Munson (13)
3B:  Bobby Murcer (4)
HR:  Felipe Alou (4), Paul Schaal (3)
RBIs:  Felipe Alou 3 (26), Ron Blomberg (38), Steve Hovley 2 (16), Bobby Murcer 2 (67), Lou Piniella (52), Paul Schaal 3 (26), Richie Scheinblum (50)
SB:  Freddie Patek (23), Roy White (17)
SH:  Steve Hovley (2), Freddie Patek (5), Richie Scheinblum (2)
GDP:  Gail Hopkins (2), Bobby Murcer (4), Celerino Sanchez (5), Richie Scheinblum 2 (13)

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Mike Kekich27.13556442013.351.3700025145
Ron Klimkowski28.16711001004.201.60000680
Lindy McDaniel36.24622001102.911.2600023844
Fred Beene29.26401110002.931.490002128
Rob Gardner  (L 4-1)27.2390.23220003.561.210001187
Pitching Totals:8.71377411 000861184

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Mike Hedlund26.0046.14333103.651.2500023107
Paul Splittorff25.3110.21110013.381.240002751
Norm Angelini24.3260.21002201.291.4300099
Al Fitzmorris26.14712220003.491.1900026111
Tom Burgmeier  (W 6-2)29.0130.11000003.721.7600044239
Pitching Totals:9966531 000129517

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Kekich 0-0-0;  Ron Klimkowski 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Fred Beene 0-0-0;  Rob Gardner 0-0-0;  Mike Hedlund 0-0-0;  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Norm Angelini 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Mike Kekich 21;  Ron Klimkowski 5;  Lindy McDaniel 8;  Fred Beene 1;  Rob Gardner 5;  Mike Hedlund 25;  Paul Splittorff 3;  Norm Angelini 5;  Al Fitzmorris 5;  Tom Burgmeier 2; 
Time of Game:  2:55    Attendance:  10,721
Umpires:   Home:   George Maloney  1B  Larry Napp  2B  Art Frantz  3B  Merle Anthony 

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