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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 23-19L3005 000 100 6161
Minnesota Twins 20-17W3100 204 10x 8112
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 23, 1973
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Freddie Patekss28.226522000.2284160511110
    Gail Hopkinsph30.093100000.25017442040
Cookie Rojas2b34.078612200.2853913291215
Amos Otiscf26.027513000.312425578245
John Mayberry1b24.094410011.2844229313420
Lou Piniellalf29.269312410.255406064243
Jim Wohlforddh22.084502000.263823120
Kurt Bevacqua3b26.120501001.3111690040
Hal McRaerf27.317301000.170282742111
    Steve Hovleyph-rf28.156201000.30827359061
Carl Taylorc29.124201010.22624358051
    Ed Kirkpatrickph-c28.227201000.336338593201
    Doug Birdp23.079000000.00066000
Totals: 43616632.3723635801 

Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

Larry Hislecf26.018232120.306373506145
Rod Carew2b27.234422010.307367623175
Tony Olivadh34.307412110.2863312382210
Harmon Killebrew1b36.328413311.2572921672120
    Joe Lis1b26.281000000.13320154120
Bobby Darwinrf30.096400111.236361995231
Steve Braun3b25.015300120.297322812161
Danny Thompsonss26.111501100.274353231190
George Mitterwaldc27.289501003.250244132110
Jim Holtlf28.361210010.305303902110
    Dave Goltzp23.334000000.000924000
    Ray Corbinp24.100000000.000992000
Totals: 33811895.3333306393 

Game Stats


2B:  Harmon Killebrew (4), Amos Otis (10), Carl Taylor (2)
HR:  Larry Hisle (6), Lou Piniella (4)
RBIs:  Steve Braun (16), Bobby Darwin (23), Larry Hisle (14), Harmon Killebrew 3 (12), Tony Oliva (21), Lou Piniella 4 (24), Cookie Rojas 2 (21), Danny Thompson (19)
SB:  Rod Carew (5), Amos Otis (5), Freddie Patek 2 (10)
SH:  Larry Hisle (1)
GDP:  Jim Holt (3), Ed Kirkpatrick (4)

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Steve Busby  (L 3-6)23.2365.18666315.541.710001015
Doug Bird23.0792.23223202.251.1700066
Pitching Totals:81188951 0001621

Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

Jim Kaat34.1975.210553014.171.2600010465
Dave Goltz  (W 2-0)23.3340.11000003.601.25000924
Ray Corbin  (Sv 4)24.10035110202.191.050001194
Pitching Totals:91666321 00030583

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Steve Busby 2; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve Busby 0-0-0;  Doug Bird 0-0-0;  Jim Kaat 0-0-0;  Dave Goltz 0-0-0;  Ray Corbin 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Steve Busby 30;  Doug Bird 14;  Jim Kaat 32;  Dave Goltz 2;  Ray Corbin 13; 
Time of Game:  2:58    Attendance:  6,444
Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Jim Odom  2B  Art Frantz  3B  Jim Honochick 

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