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Kansas City Royals 67-71L2000 000 001 161
Minnesota Twins 71-68W2300 012 50x 11160
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 16, 1972
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Harmon Killebrew - 5 RBis

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Amos Otiscf25.143401000.296128501115327
    Cookie Rojas2b33.194302000.26512312763502
        Jim Wohlfordph-2b21.200100000.33388000
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.315400002.3101212908580
    John Mayberry1b23.210400002.29313323520820
    Lou Piniellalf29.019301010.31213555011655
    Ed Kirkpatrickc27.343400000.2661068198402
    Paul Schaal3b29.197311110.2261119265371
    Freddie Patekss27.342200000.21612355102929
        Joe Keoughph26.252100000.19051322031
        Bobby Floydss28.332100001.16957149041
    Dick Dragop27.083101000.06531139050
        Steve Hovleyph27.272100000.280903173223
        Tom Burgmeierp29.045000000.33351279000
        Mike Jacksonp26.173000000.000713000
        Al Fitzmorrisp26.179000000.17438124000
    Totals: 3216125.18813136499 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarlf32.075522001.256127107612718
        Steve Bryelf23.224000000.22288125083
    Rod Carew2b26.350422000.32013071404911
        Dan Monzon2b26.122100000.2755050050
    Steve Braun3b24.131323020.2911062342423
    Harmon Killebrew1b36.079412500.234126212525720
        Rich Reesepr-1b30.352100000.2231217745250
    Bobby Darwinrf29.212000000.26313215021722
        Jim Holtpr-rf28.112322200.3335355130
    Jim Nettlescf25.198411001.210921753114
    Danny Thompsonss25.227412101.2711302744433
    George Mitterwaldc27.040401001.20054379180
    Bert Blylevenp21.163401101.1593596040
    Totals: 371116925.43211966527 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Lou Piniella (31)
    3B:  Jim Nettles (1)
    HR:  Jim Holt (1), Harmon Killebrew (25), Paul Schaal (5)
    RBIs:  Bert Blyleven (4), Jim Holt 2 (3), Harmon Killebrew 5 (72), Paul Schaal (37), Danny Thompson (43)
    SB:  Cesar Tovar (18)
    GDP:  Jim Nettles (5), Rich Reese (4)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Drago  (L 11-16)27.08368551423.041.1800031142
    Tom Burgmeier29.04503331004.251.8200050245
    Mike Jackson26.1730.24220106.301.90000713
    Al Fitzmorris26.1791.11000003.781.2700037122
    Pitching Totals:8161010252 000125522

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bert Blyleven  (W 14-16)21.16396112512.931.1400035100
    Pitching Totals:9611251 00035100

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Dick Drago; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Drago 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0;  Mike Jackson 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dick Drago 27;  Tom Burgmeier 4;  Mike Jackson 5;  Al Fitzmorris 4;  Bert Blyleven 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  7,241
    Umpires:   Home:   Jerry Neudecker  1B  Bill Kunkel  2B  Red Flaherty  3B  Bill Haller 


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