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Boston Red Sox 59-57L13.54713000 000 000 010
Kansas City Royals 56-59W1124814000 003 00x 350
Date of Game:  Wednesday, August 23, 1972
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Roger Nelson - Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter

  • Boston Red Sox Batting Stats

    Tommy Harpercf31.313400001.2671071338124315
    Luis Aparicioss38.116400000.2727224310253
    Carl Yastrzemski1b33.001300000.2448717794403
    Reggie Smithrf27.143300001.26595863155210
    Rico Petrocelli3b29.057300001.258109108612590
    Carlton Fiskc24.241300002.3009511118484
    Ben Oglivielf23.193301001.25172867200
    John Kennedy2b31.086300001.255637712210
    Sonny Siebertp35.221100011.20326306070
        John Curtisp24.167000000.1252026010
        Bob Burdaph34.038100001.16445388290
    Totals: 2801019.0367919185 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss27.318400001.23010052802325
    Amos Otiscf25.119312010.30010647994225
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.291000000.3201002698520
        Steve Hovleypr-rf27.248300000.280733002173
    John Mayberry1b23.186311010.28311021212620
    Ed Kirkpatrickc27.319311300.283888018342
    Cookie Rojas2b33.170300000.28210912623482
    Lou Piniellalf28.361300001.3071135289545
    Paul Schaal3b29.173301000.208889033261
    Roger Nelsonp28.077300002.1182795000
    Totals: 2835324.1799145377 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Amos Otis (20)
    3B:  Paul Schaal (3)
    HR:  Ed Kirkpatrick (8)
    RBIs:  Ed Kirkpatrick 3 (34)
    SB:  Amos Otis 2 (25)

    Boston Red Sox Pitching Stats

    Sonny Siebert  (L 10-10)35.22174332413.321.2900025314
    John Curtis24.16711000003.871.380001925
    Pitching Totals:8533241 00044339

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Roger Nelson  (W 7-4)28.07791001901.750.820002797
    Pitching Totals:9100190 0002797

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Sonny Siebert 0-0-0;  John Curtis 0-0-0;  Roger Nelson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Sonny Siebert 27;  John Curtis 4;  Roger Nelson 29; 
    Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  9,380
    Umpires:   Home:   Merle Anthony  1B  George Maloney  2B  Larry Napp  3B  Art Frantz 

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