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Kansas City Royals 3 New York Yankees 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 16,1972
1972-08-15 - 1972-08-17
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (58-53)110 000 000 260
Kansas City Royals (54-56)101 000 10X 3120
Date of Game: Wed, August 16,1972
Stadium: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 11,579
Time of Game: 2:20

Winning Pitcher: Roger Nelson (6-4)
Losing Pitcher: Fritz Peterson (13-12)

Home Runs: Bobby Murcer (20)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL6051.541--39330885L2
DET5952.5321.037736710L2
NYA5853.5232.040635749L3
BOS5554.5054.0452473-21L1
CLE5259.4688.0340361-21L1
MIL4369.38417.5350449-99L5
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
OAK6646.589--42733394W3
CHA6446.5821.041238725W2
MIN5750.5336.539037020W3
KCA5456.49111.041339320W3
CAL5061.45015.5341413-72W1
TEX4566.40520.5356446-90W1
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Horace Clarke2b32.0754
    00001.241101612412
    Thurman Munsonc25.0704
    00002.2883826364
    Bobby Murcercf26.0884
    13100.28359820689
    Roy Whitelf28.2333
    00011.27790874217
    Ron Blomberg1b23.3583
    00012.28314710380
    Johnny Callisonrf33.1574
    11000.25318105202
    Celerino Sanchez3b28.1954
    01001.258460150
    Gene Michaelss34.0753
    01110.2126641251
    Fritz Petersonp30.1892
    00000.246238080
    Bernie Allenph33.1221
    00000.25210794110
    Totals3226237.2637756888-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Freddie Patekss27.3114
    12000.23752302324
    Steve Hovleycf27.2414
    13101.2932952173
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.2844
    02100.3172648510
    Lou Piniellalf28.3543
    01000.3125239525
    Carl Taylorlf28.2091
    00000.262306050
    Cookie Rojas2b33.1634
    12000.28412573462
    Paul Schaal3b29.1663
    00010.2098983261
    John Mayberry1b23.1793
    01102.27320710580
    Jerry Mayc28.2463
    01000.198512140
    Roger Nelsonp28.0703
    00000.12994000
    Totals32312313.2707674879-
    Game Stats
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Fritz Peterson30.189L 13-12812331303.220.0726245224
    Totals8.01233130--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Roger Nelson28.070W 6-496223711.900.08269649
    Totals9.0622371--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Fritz Peterson 0-0-0, Roger Nelson 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Fritz Peterson 33, Roger Nelson 36
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Fritz Peterson 15-7, Roger Nelson 12-10

    Umpires: HP: Larry Napp 1B: Art Frantz 2B: Merle Anthony 3B: George Maloney


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