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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 23-20L4000 000 000 010
Minnesota Twins 21-17W4000 100 01x 2110
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 24, 1973
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Bert Blyleven - Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Steve Hovleyrf28.157400000.29028360061
    Cookie Rojas2b34.079400000.2784013301215
    John Mayberry1b24.095300012.2784329413420
    Amos Otiscf26.028300001.307435588245
    Ed Kirkpatricklf28.228301001.336348603201
    Kurt Bevacqua3b26.121300000.2921791040
    Hal McRaedh27.318300001.165292752111
    Fran Healyc26.260200011.23119117030
    Freddie Patekss28.227200001.2264260611110
        Gail Hopkinsph30.094100000.24218443040
        Bobby Floydss29.217000000.13312165010
    Totals: 2801027.0363255099 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Larry Hislecf26.019300013.300383516145
    Rod Carew2b27.235301010.308377633175
    Tony Olivadh34.308400000.2773412392210
    Harmon Killebrew1b36.329400001.2483021682120
        Jerry Terrell3b26.315000000.1821717051
    Bobby Darwinrf30.097412001.243372005231
    Steve Braun3b25.016412000.304332822161
        Joe Lis1b26.282000000.13321155120
    Danny Thompsonss26.112401101.273363241200
    George Mitterwaldc27.290403100.275254142120
    Jim Holtlf28.362402000.313313912110
    Totals: 34211226.3243396304 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Steve Braun (10), Bobby Darwin (6), Jim Holt 2 (7)
    RBIs:  George Mitterwald (12), Danny Thompson (20)
    GDP:  Steve Braun (3)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dick Drago  (L 4-4)27.333811222604.351.4800010155
    Pitching Totals:81122260 00010155

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bert Blyleven  (W 5-6)22.04891002703.291.2600011115
    Pitching Totals:9100270 00011115

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Drago 0-0-0;  Bert Blyleven 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dick Drago 36;  Bert Blyleven 30; 
    Time of Game:  2:15    Attendance:  4,585
    Umpires:   Home:   Jim Odom  1B  Art Frantz  2B  Jim Honochick  3B  Lou DiMuro 

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