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Kansas City Royals 5 Boston Red Sox 4

+ Boxscore: Mon, May 28,1973
1973-05-27 - 1973-05-29
  123 456 789 10  R H E
Boston Red Sox (18-22)002 002 000 X 4120
Kansas City Royals (26-21)010 000 103 X 5132
Date of Game: Mon, May 28,1973
Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 10,176
Time of Game: 2:43

Feats and Milestones
Tommy Harper:300th career stolen base
Ed Kirkpatrick:4 hits
Rick Miller:4 hits
Doug Bird:1st career win
Winning Pitcher: Doug Bird (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Veale (1-1)

Home Runs: Carl Yastrzemski (7)
BOS KCA
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
DET2420.545--16515510W4
NYA2222.5002.020418222L1
BAL1820.4743.01291245L1
MIL1923.4524.0157174-17L1
BOS1822.4504.01801800L1
CLE1925.4325.0155194-39L2
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA2614.650--18615333W2
CAL2318.5613.51451441W1
KCA2621.5533.523620432W1
MIN2219.5374.51941904W1
OAK2322.5115.520118120L3
TEX1327.32513.0136207-71W1
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    Boston Red Sox Batting
    BOSPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Rick Millerrf25.0395
    14000.316132011
    Reggie Smithcf28.0564
    00110.2749284161
    Carlton Fiskc25.1544
    01101.3281858192
    Carl Yastrzemski1b33.2805
    12101.28418577272
    Orlando Cepedadh35.2534
    01000.28419716230
    Rico Petrocelli3b29.3363
    00012.21911547210
    Tommy Harperlf32.2263
    11000.231141321111
    Dwight Evanslf21.207000000.22151181
    Luis Aparicioss39.0294
    01000.28625050155
    John Kennedy2b31.3644
    12000.218800180
    Bobby Bolinp34.119000000--457000
    Bob Vealep37.213000000--336000
    Don Newhauserp25.203000000--32000
    Totals36412324.27035511821-
    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Steve Hovleyrf28.1613
    00020.284363071
    Cookie Rojas2b34.0835
    01100.27513341245
    Amos Otiscf26.0324
    02000.3065628255
    John Mayberry1b24.0994
    01000.30329813470
    Ed Kirkpatricklf28.2324
    14000.3708635251
    Paul Schaal3b30.0863
    11010.2799852151
    Bobby Floydpr29.221010000.188167010
    Hal McRaedh27.3224
    11001.1622792111
    Freddie Patekss28.2313
    02200.22961011310
    Gail Hopkinsph30.098000000.286446170
    Lou Piniellaph29.2740
    00010.2406104253
    Gene Garberpr25.197010000--33000
    Carl Taylorc29.1293
    00001.213361051
    Kurt Bevacquaph26.1251
    01200.31494060
    Norm Angelinip25.247000000--23000
    Doug Birdp23.084000000--8000
    Totals34513542.2724777036-
    Game Stats
    Boston Red Sox Pitching
    BOSAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Marty Pattin30.052-810332205.640.1811208142
    Bobby Bolin34.119-0.11110001.000.1112468164
    Bob Veale37.213L 1-101111002.810.1313345242
    Don Newhauser25.203-0100100----1320
    Totals8.31355420--
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dick Drago27.337-6.110432214.370.1811156137
    Norm Angelini25.247-0.10000100.000.002230
    Doug Bird23.084W 1-02.12000101.930.14880
    Totals9.01243241--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Dick Drago (3)
    IBB: Don Newhauser

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Marty Pattin 0-0-0, Bobby Bolin 0-0-0, Bob Veale 0-0-0, Don Newhauser 0-0-0, Dick Drago 0-0-0, Norm Angelini 0-0-0, Doug Bird 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Marty Pattin 32, Bobby Bolin 2, Bob Veale 2, Don Newhauser 2, Dick Drago 30, Norm Angelini 1, Doug Bird 9
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Marty Pattin 9-9, Bobby Bolin 0-1, Bob Veale 0-0, Don Newhauser 0-0, Dick Drago 9-6, Norm Angelini 0-0, Doug Bird 2-4

    Umpires: HP: Ron Luciano 1B: Dave Phillips 2B: Bill Haller 3B: Joe Brinkman


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