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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 63-57L214.52510000 000 000 051
New York Yankees 62-61W2144613011 000 00x 290
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 17, 1971
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Fritz Peterson - Complete game/Shutout

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss26.312400000.26511239362938
    Cookie Rojas2b32.164401001.30411211506598
    Amos Otiscf24.113400001.308112338156437
    Lou Piniellalf27.355401000.271913803393
    Bob Oliverrf28.190401001.240953765270
    Chuck Harrison1b30.114402001.250333092180
    Paul Schaal3b28.167200011.2651197737456
    Dennis Paepkec26.122300000.19848602110
    Paul Splittorffp24.313200000.0941416000
        Bobby Knoopph32.303100001.214381074170
        Jim Yorkp23.356000000.1334549130
    Totals: 3205016.1568194918 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Horace Clarke2b31.076411000.24211987123214
    Thurman Munsonc24.071302111.257932518355
    Bobby Murcercf25.089400000.330118461217211
    Roy Whitelf27.234412001.288108758156711
    Felipe Alou1b36.097302000.2739917644514
    Danny Cater3b31.174301100.26710410373470
    Ron Swobodarf27.048300000.251738101190
    Gene Michaelss33.076301000.2511085483333
    Fritz Petersonp29.190200000.08129204080
    Totals: 2929212.3108516704 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Horace Clarke (16)
    RBIs:  Danny Cater (47), Thurman Munson (35)
    SH:  Fritz Peterson (13)
    GDP:  Danny Cater 2 (16), Bobby Murcer (6)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Paul Splittorff  (L 5-6)24.31379221002.391.150001416
    Jim York23.35610000202.631.090004549
    Pitching Totals:8922120 0005965

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fritz Peterson  (W 13-7)29.19095001602.961.1800029211
    Pitching Totals:9500160 00029211

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Jim York 0-0-0;  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 28;  Jim York 3;  Fritz Peterson 33; 
    Time of Game:  1:55    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Barnett  1B  Merle Anthony  2B  George Maloney  3B  Hank Soar 


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