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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 14-6L11.5233012 100 000 4114
New York Yankees 11-9W233611100 030 40x 8110
Date of Game:  Monday, May 01, 1978
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

Willie Wilsoncf22.297411001.2881843037
    John Wathanph28.209100000.278789030
    U.L. Washington2b24.186000000.500414003
Tom Poquettelf26.184402201.41411242280
    Joe Zdeblf24.308100000.1549114001
Hal McRaedh32.295500001.241209575132
Al Cowensrf26.189400010.23519563192
Darrell Porterc26.105422110.348196852100
Clint Hurdle1b20.275402001.2261827150
Jerry Terrell3b31.292201020.3338538022
Freddie Patekss33.204401001.2661912991135
Frank White2b27.239312100.19320585041
    Amos Otisph-cf31.005100001.2781912552105
    Doug Birdp28.057000000.0007222000
    Steve Mingorip34.062000000.0007316000
    Jim Colbornp31.344000000.0003112000
Totals: 37411446.2972087061 

New York Yankees Batting Stats

Mickey Riverscf29.182522200.329197511111
Willie Randolph2b23.299401100.25719321193
Thurman Munsonc30.329511001.237191191041
Reggie Jacksonrf31.348312110.2872015313114
Lou Piniellalf34.247411100.326121138031
Chris Chambliss1b29.126411200.289209970121
Graig Nettles3b33.254402101.219191393140
Cliff Johnsondh30.284311011.17015447130
Bucky Dentss26.158410000.22420687050
    Rawly Eastwickp27.189000000.0003204000
    Sparky Lylep33.283000000.0006627000
Totals: 36811823.3061729287 

Game Stats


2B:  Cliff Johnson (2), Lou Piniella (2), Frank White (3)
3B:  Mickey Rivers (2)
HR:  Darrell Porter (2)
RBIs:  Chris Chambliss 2 (12), Reggie Jackson (11), Graig Nettles (4), Lou Piniella (3), Tom Poquette 2 (8), Darrell Porter (10), Willie Randolph (9), Mickey Rivers 2 (11), Frank White (4)
SB:  Mickey Rivers (1), Jerry Terrell (2)
CS: Al Cowens (1)
SF:  Willie Randolph (3)

Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

Paul Splittorff  (L 4-2)31.2056.18652302.490.910006237
Doug Bird28.05701110005.541.770007259
Steve Mingori34.0620.22100000.000.570007317
Jim Colborn31.34410000004.091.640004277
Pitching Totals:81186230 000241090

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

Jim Beattie23.30135443215.001.7800022
Rawly Eastwick  (W 1-0)27.1894.15000302.451.090003204
Sparky Lyle  (Sv 3)33.2831.21001101.930.930006627
Pitching Totals:91144461 00011833

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Jim Beattie; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Paul Splittorff 0-0-0;  Doug Bird 0-0-0;  Steve Mingori 0-0-0;  Jim Colborn 0-0-0;  Jim Beattie 0-0-0;  Rawly Eastwick 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Paul Splittorff 31;  Doug Bird 1;  Steve Mingori 4;  Jim Colborn 3;  Jim Beattie 16;  Rawly Eastwick 18;  Sparky Lyle 7; 
Time of Game:  2:37    Attendance:  17,340
Umpires:   Home:   Lou DiMuro  1B  Ken Kaiser  2B  Mike Reilly  3B  Bill Haller 

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