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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 131415 16   R H E
Kansas City Royals 58-62L2000 010 043 000 000 0 8141
New York Yankees 63-58W2022 100 102 000 000 1 9262
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 27, 1972
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Murcer - 4 hits
  • Celerino Sanchez - 3 Doubles, 4 hits

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Freddie Patekss27.322812101.22510553302525
    Amos Otiscf25.123712101.302111484104626
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.295412010.3121052748560
        Bobby Floydpr-3b28.312200000.17451143041
    Lou Piniellalf28.365711310.31011853310575
    Carl Taylorc28.220501000.27642313071
        Ted Abernathyp39.174000000.00035659000
        Steve Hovleyph-rf27.252201000.281753022173
    John Mayberry1b23.190411130.28811521716710
    Paul Schaal3b29.177512001.206939083261
        Gail Hopkinsph29.189100001.21546418050
        Bruce Dalcantonp30.073100000.10324156000
    Bobby Knoop2b33.313711001.224371145050
    Mike Hedlundp26.016100001.18724107000
        Tom Burgmeierp29.025100001.33349277000
        Jerry Mayph28.257100000.19550514140
        Al Fitzmorrisp26.159000000.19033119000
        Norm Angelinip24.338000000.0001515000
        Ed Kirkpatrickph-c27.323411102.282918048362
    Totals: 60814759.23312197921 

    New York Yankees Batting Stats

     
    New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bernie Allen2b33.133501001.2526210875120
        Horace Clarkepr-2b32.086301100.244114102512814
    Johnny Callisonrf33.168802000.2596918186233
    Bobby Murcercf26.099724110.28711960822739
    Roy Whitelf28.244622020.27712191874321
    Ron Blomberg1b24.004411101.2848615411430
        Felipe Alou1b37.107402000.2809218904271
    John Ellisc24.003813301.284432265210
    Celerino Sanchez3b28.206824202.24656560190
    Jerry Kenneyss27.058701011.21946456073
    Fritz Petersonp30.200312000.26128240080
        Sparky Lylep28.036101000.17645305010
        Ron Klimkowskip28.179000000.0001084000
        Thurman Munsonph25.081101100.2851083916394
        Lindy McDanielp36.258200001.00027841000
        Gene Michaelph34.086101000.225946731291
    Totals: 68926947.382112010772 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ron Blomberg (19), Steve Hovley (4), Bobby Knoop (3), Bobby Murcer (25), Freddie Patek (22), Celerino Sanchez 3 (8)
    3B:  Bobby Murcer (6)
    HR:  John Mayberry (16), Lou Piniella (10)
    RBIs:  Ron Blomberg (43), Horace Clarke (28), John Ellis 3 (21), Ed Kirkpatrick (36), John Mayberry (71), Thurman Munson (39), Bobby Murcer (73), Amos Otis (46), Freddie Patek (25), Lou Piniella 3 (57), Celerino Sanchez 2 (19)
    SB:  Amos Otis (26), Roy White (21)
    SH:  Amos Otis (6)
    SF:  Horace Clarke (3)
    GDP:  John Ellis (9), Bobby Knoop (3), Lou Piniella (21), Carl Taylor (1)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Mike Hedlund26.0162.27440204.161.3400025109
    Tom Burgmeier29.0254.15222103.831.7600048243
    Al Fitzmorris26.15902000003.961.2700032117
    Norm Angelini24.33810000001.501.500001515
    Ted Abernathy39.17435220001.651.1600035665
    Bruce Dalcanton  (L 6-6)30.0734.17112403.281.2100027162
    Pitching Totals:15.32699470 0001821311

    New York Yankees Pitching Stats

     
    New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Fritz Peterson30.2007.18440313.451.3300028247
    Sparky Lyle28.0360.25430011.570.9800045305
    Ron Klimkowski28.17910001002.741.220001084
    Lindy McDaniel  (W 1-1)36.25871004602.741.2400027848
    Pitching Totals:161487592 0001101484

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Mike Hedlund 0-0-0;  Tom Burgmeier 0-0-0;  Al Fitzmorris 0-0-0;  Norm Angelini 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0;  Bruce Dalcanton 0-0-0;  Fritz Peterson 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Ron Klimkowski 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Mike Hedlund 15;  Tom Burgmeier 20;  Al Fitzmorris 2;  Norm Angelini 2;  Ted Abernathy 13;  Bruce Dalcanton 21;  Fritz Peterson 30;  Sparky Lyle 7;  Ron Klimkowski 4;  Lindy McDaniel 26; 
    Time of Game:  4:50    Attendance:  25,801
    Umpires:   Home:   Russ Goetz  1B  Hank Morgenweck  2B  Marty Springstead  3B  Hank Soar 


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