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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 13-23L41161223011 000 000 251
Minnesota Twins 22-12W21223110 100 00x 371
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 30, 1972
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Phil Roof - 2 home runs

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss27.233300010.26025453097
    Steve Hovleyrf27.163411101.22520247141
    Lou Piniellalf28.276401000.319364514153
    Ed Kirkpatrickc27.234300001.309237363110
        Ron Hansenph34.055100001.14391377010
    John Mayberry1b23.101300000.218361383140
        Jerry Mayph28.168100000.23918482000
    Amos Otiscf25.034311010.236334061125
    Paul Schaal3b29.088401001.22236851181
    Bobby Knoop2b33.224100010.33391117000
        Richie Scheinblumph29.206101000.257241932100
        Carl Taylorpr28.131000000.5004275000
        Cookie Rojas2b33.085000000.2733511880141
    Paul Splittorffp25.234100000.174932020
        Bruce Dalcantonp29.349100000.0009141000
        Gail Hopkinsph29.100100000.20012384020
        Roger Nelsonp27.357000000.5001078000
    Totals: 3125134.1613488549 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarrf31.331411001.30134983086
    Danny Thompsonss25.118402000.277341781141
    Rod Carew2b26.241300011.288346180231
    Harmon Killebrew1b35.335300110.2453320325220
        Rich Reese1b30.243000000.20031684130
    Bobby Darwincf29.103301012.25032506250
    Rick Renicklf28.075200011.23814234110
        Steve Bryelf23.115100001.1932966042
    Eric Soderholm3b23.248400002.1832041241
    Phil Roofc31.086422201.20421636260
    Jim Perryp36.213301000.3168497000
        Dave LaRochep24.016000000.00015109000
    Totals: 3137349.2263056128 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Amos Otis (6), Richie Scheinblum (2)
    HR:  Steve Hovley (1), Phil Roof 2 (2)
    RBIs:  Steve Hovley (4), Harmon Killebrew (22), Phil Roof 2 (6)
    CS: Lou Piniella (1)
    GDP:  Lou Piniella (8)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff25.2342.14223212.641.12000933
    Bruce Dalcanton  (L 2-3)29.3493.23111413.251.110009144
    Roger Nelson27.35720000301.291.070001080
    Pitching Totals:8733492 00028257

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Perry  (W 4-3)36.21375212212.671.310009510
    Dave LaRoche  (Sv 6)24.01620001201.551.0000015109
    Pitching Totals:9521341 00024619

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Roger Nelson 0-0-0;  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 14;  Bruce Dalcanton 15;  Roger Nelson 6;  Jim Perry 28;  Dave LaRoche 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:17    Attendance:  6,164
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Barnett  1B  Dave Phillips  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Nestor Chylak 

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