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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Kansas City Royals 68-71W1154814500 001 000 4 10131
Minnesota Twins 71-69L112.53713000 000 033 0 6103
Date of Game:  Sunday, September 17, 1972
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Adams - 1st career hit
  • Paul Splittorff - Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Paul Schaal3b29.198511011.2261129275371
    Cookie Rojas2b33.195500001.26212412773502
    Steve Hovleyrf-cf27.273511112.277913183233
    John Mayberry1b23.211312220.29613423620840
    Lou Piniellalf29.020611101.31013655111665
    Amos Otiscf25.144100000.295129502115327
        Bruce Dalcantonp30.094100000.09829161000
        Mike Hedlundp26.037000000.18726109000
        Ted Abernathyp39.195000000.00042666000
        Norm Angelinip24.359000000.0002020000
        Richie Scheinblumph29.316101000.3111222918580
        Jim Wohlfordpr21.201010000.33399000
        Al Fitzmorrisp26.180000000.17439125000
    Carl Taylorc28.241321121.30452323093
    Freddie Patekss27.343512201.21812455203129
    Paul Splittorffp25.344101000.2463053030
        Joe Keoughph-rf26.253423200.22652323052
    Totals: 401013967.32512716443 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarrf-cf32.076411001.256128107712718
    Danny Thompsonss25.228410110.2691312754443
    Harmon Killebrew1b36.080200010.233127212625720
        Wayne Grangerp28.186000000.25057317000
        Jim Nettlesph25.199111300.213931764144
        Tom Nortonp22.144000000.0002020000
        Rod Carewph-2b26.351100001.31913171504911
    George Mitterwaldc27.041501002.20055380180
        Bob Gebhardp29.257000000.0001330000
        Ray Corbinp23.217000000.0893181020
    Mike Adamslf24.055502001.33333000
    Eric Soderholm3b23.358200001.1858710811373
        Steve Braunph-3b24.132301000.2911072352423
    Steve Bryecf23.225201000.22589126083
        Jim Holtph-rf28.113311000.3336356130
    Dan Monzon2b26.123311011.2795151050
        Phil Roofc31.196000000.205616763120
        Dave Goltzp23.086100001.1111313010
        Charlie Manuelph28.257100000.19759219170
        Dave LaRochep24.126000000.10057151000
        Rich Reese1b30.353211101.2261227755260
    Totals: 39610539.25614417910 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Joe Keough (2), Freddie Patek (24)
    HR:  Jim Nettles (4)
    RBIs:  Steve Hovley (23), Joe Keough 2 (5), John Mayberry 2 (84), Jim Nettles 3 (14), Freddie Patek 2 (31), Lou Piniella (66), Rich Reese (26), Carl Taylor (9), Danny Thompson (44)
    SB:  Joe Keough (2)
    SH:  Bruce Dalcanton (5), Cookie Rojas (5), Cesar Tovar (5)
    SF:  John Mayberry (3)
    GDP:  Steve Braun (12)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff25.34422001503.261.210003357
    Bruce Dalcanton30.09455331313.491.2300032167
    Mike Hedlund26.03713321004.581.3900028112
    Ted Abernathy39.1950.10000001.741.1100042672
    Norm Angelini  (W 2-1)24.3590.20000102.251.440002020
    Al Fitzmorris  (Sv 3)26.18010000003.741.2600038123
    Pitching Totals:101065391 0001931151

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Perry36.3230.25530003.491.2200032533
    Dave Goltz23.0864.12004302.681.150001313
    Dave LaRoche24.12612110102.661.1600057151
    Wayne Granger28.18620000103.041.2400057317
    Tom Norton22.14411000103.101.380002020
    Bob Gebhard  (L 0-1)29.25701210008.572.330001330
    Ray Corbin23.21712222102.591.170002981
    Pitching Totals:1013107670 0002211145

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Mike Hedlund 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0;  Norm Angelini 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Jim Perry 0-0-0;  Dave Goltz 0-0-0;  Dave LaRoche 0-0-0;  Wayne Granger 0-0-0;  Tom Norton 0-0-0;  Bob Gebhard 0-0-0;  Ray Corbin 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 9;  Bruce Dalcanton 21;  Mike Hedlund 6;  Ted Abernathy 2;  Norm Angelini 2;  Al Fitzmorris 3;  Jim Perry 8;  Dave Goltz 18;  Dave LaRoche 5;  Wayne Granger 6;  Tom Norton 4;  Bob Gebhard 2;  Ray Corbin 7; 
    Time of Game:  3:16    Attendance:  7,275
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Kunkel  1B  Red Flaherty  2B  Bill Haller  3B  Jerry Neudecker 


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