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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 63-57L2002 001 101 5114
New York Yankees 62-61W2000 010 52x 882
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 17, 1971
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Lance Clemons - 1st career hit
  • Roger Hambright - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
  • Freddie Patek - 4 hits
  • Roger Hambright - 1st career save

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss26.312514100.27111339463038
    Cookie Rojas2b32.164400000.30111311516598
    Amos Otiscf24.113402100.309113339156537
    Lou Piniellalf27.355310010.269923813393
    Bob Oliverrf28.190401000.240963775270
    Chuck Harrison1b30.114402100.260343102190
    Paul Schaal3b28.167400000.2621207747456
    Buck Martinezc22.283200011.077785010
        Joe Keoughph25.222111000.260832441190
    Lance Clemonsp24.042221000.33322000
        Ted Abernathyp38.164000000.11148609000
        Tom Burgmeierp28.015000000.20050210000
        Gail Hopkinsph28.179100000.297723416313
    Totals: 34511321.3249435217 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gene Michaelss33.076411100.2511095493343
    Thurman Munsonc24.071411011.257942528355
    Bobby Murcercf25.089311310.330119462227511
    Roy Whitelf27.234400001.285109759156711
    Danny Cater3b-1b31.174401001.26610510383470
    John Ellis1b22.358400000.232571573220
        Horace Clarke2b31.076000000.24212087223214
    Ron Swobodarf27.048332000.259748111190
    Ron Hansen2b33.134300011.2033913461120
        Jerry Kenneypr-3b26.048010000.2491023920158
    Mike Kekichp26.137200002.17629110020
        Felipe Alouph36.097111200.27510017655534
        Roger Hambrightp22.144101100.50088010
    Totals: 3388736.24210658521 

    Game Stats

     

    3B:  Lance Clemons (1), Joe Keough (2)
    HR:  Felipe Alou (5), Bobby Murcer (22)
    RBIs:  Felipe Alou 2 (53), Roger Hambright (1), Chuck Harrison (19), Gene Michael (34), Bobby Murcer 3 (75), Amos Otis (65), Freddie Patek (30)
    CS: Amos Otis (6)
    SH:  Lance Clemons (1)
    SF:  Gene Michael (4)
    GDP:  Cookie Rojas (12)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lance Clemons24.0426.15431513.381.0000022
    Ted Abernathy  (L 3-5)38.16400111002.511.3300048615
    Tom Burgmeier28.0151.23321111.911.1200049177
    Pitching Totals:8886362 00099794

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Kekich  (W 8-6)26.137710422103.291.3800029112
    Roger Hambright  (Sv 1)22.14421110004.851.2300088
    Pitching Totals:91153210 00037120

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Roger Hambright; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lance Clemons 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0;  Mike Kekich 0-0-0;  Roger Hambright 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lance Clemons 28;  Ted Abernathy 1;  Tom Burgmeier 9;  Mike Kekich 30;  Roger Hambright 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:44    Attendance:  17,223
    Umpires:   Home:   Merle Anthony  1B  George Maloney  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Larry Barnett 


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