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Kansas City Royals 6 New York Yankees 3

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 26,1972
1972-08-25 - 1972-08-27
  123 456 789  R H E
Kansas City Royals (58-60)005 000 010 671
New York Yankees (61-58)100 001 100 392
Date of Game: Sat, August 26,1972
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 10,670
Time of Game: 2:47

Feats and Milestones
Bobby Murcer:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Dick Drago (10-14)
Losing Pitcher: Rob Gardner (4-2)
Save: Norm Angelini (2)

Home Runs: Bernie Allen (5), Johnny Callison (6), John Mayberry (14)
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AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL6555.542--41833088W3
DET6555.542--43440529W2
BOS6157.5173.0493513-20W2
NYA6158.5133.543039238L2
CLE5862.4837.0371392-21L1
MIL4773.39218.0371466-95W1
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7049.588--45241537L1
OAK6951.5751.546036298L3
MIN6056.5178.54164151L4
KCA5860.49211.544042119W2
CAL5367.44217.5367451-84W1
TEX4872.40022.5387477-90L3
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    Kansas City Royals Batting
    KCAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Freddie Patekss27.3215
    10000.22553102425
    Amos Otiscf25.1223
    11100.302482104525
    Steve Hovleycf27.2511
    00011.2783012173
    Richie Scheinblumrf29.2945
    00001.3082728520
    Lou Piniellalf28.3643
    23010.3145319545
    Cookie Rojas2b33.1733
    00100.27912643492
    John Mayberry1b23.1894
    12401.28921514690
    Carl Taylorc28.2193
    01010.283312071
    Paul Schaal3b29.1764
    00002.2049063261
    Dick Dragop27.0622
    10012.053136050
    Norm Angelinip24.3371
    00000.00013000
    Totals3467647.2729024963-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jerry Kenneyss27.0574
    01001.224454073
    John Ellisph24.0020
    00010.2712245170
    Bernie Allen2b33.1324
    23110.26010855120
    Bobby Murcercf26.0985
    04100.28260622729
    Roy Whitelf28.2433
    00010.27591674320
    Ron Blomberg1b24.0032
    00010.28015211420
    Felipe Alouph-1b37.1061
    00000.27818884271
    Johnny Callisonrf33.1673
    11100.25518166213
    Ron Swobodaph-rf28.0571
    00001.2408841100
    Celerino Sanchez3b28.2054
    00001.236540170
    Thurman Munsonc25.0804
    00000.2813896374
    Rob Gardnerp27.2501
    00000.08388000
    Fred Beenep29.2751
    00000.00031000
    Horace Clarkeph32.0851
    00000.241102312614
    Lindy McDanielp36.257000000.000840000
    Gene Michaelph34.0851
    00000.2176711271
    Totals3539343.260110411121-
    Game Stats
    Kansas City Royals Pitching
    KCAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Dick Drago27.062W 10-146.28333123.000.0528139122
    Norm Angelini24.337SV 22.11001200.820.1813130
    Totals9.0933432--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Rob Gardner27.250L 4-22.24502112.890.11138935
    Fred Beene29.275-4.11001302.570.0423301
    Lindy McDaniel36.257-22111303.230.082684766
    Totals9.0761471--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Rob Gardner , Lindy McDaniel

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Dick Drago 0-0-0, Norm Angelini 0-0-0, Rob Gardner 0-0-0, Fred Beene 0-0-0, Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Dick Drago 30, Norm Angelini 9, Rob Gardner 15, Fred Beene 15, Lindy McDaniel 9
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Dick Drago 15-6, Norm Angelini 5-0, Rob Gardner 6-3, Fred Beene 6-4, Lindy McDaniel 3-1

    Umpires: HP: Marty Springstead 1B: Hank Soar 2B: Russ Goetz 3B: Hank Morgenweck


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