Game Information
Score of Game
Baltimore Orioles 4 Kansas City Royals 0
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
15,615
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Bob Lemon (KCA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
BAL Record
59-36 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 2 / 3
BAL Streak
Win 1
KCA Record
49-44 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 4 / 8
KCA Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAMike HedlundRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]10-0---
    1BAL2Paul BlairCFRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]20-0---
    1BAL3Frank Robinson1BRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]40-0---
    1KCA2Paul Schaal3BRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Frank Robinson]50-0---
    1KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]60-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2BAL4Brooks Robinson3BRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]70-0---
    2BAL5Ellie HendricksCLKCAMike HedlundRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]80-0---
    2BAL6Merv RettenmundRFRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Mike Hedlund]90-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA4Gail Hopkins1BLBALDave LeonhardRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout100-0---
    2KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave LeonhardRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field110-0---
    2KCA6Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave LeonhardRCaught Stealing11--0-0---Cookie Rojas Caught Stealing 2B [Dave Leonhard/Ellie Hendricks]120-0Non-Batter Event
    2KCA6Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave LeonhardRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout130-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3BAL7Davey Johnson2BRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]140-0---
    3BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]150-0---
    3BAL9Dave LeonhardPRKCAMike HedlundRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]160-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA7Joe KeoughRFLBALDave LeonhardRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]170-0---
    3KCA8Jerry MayCRBALDave LeonhardRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]180-0---
    3KCA9Mike HedlundPLBALDave LeonhardRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]190-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAMike HedlundRSingle0---0-0---Singled on popout to Right Field200-0---
    4BAL2Paul BlairCFRKCAMike HedlundRLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]210-0---
    4BAL3Frank Robinson1BRKCAMike HedlundRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]220-0---
    4BAL4Brooks Robinson3BRKCAMike HedlundRWalk21--0-0---Walked ... Don Buford advanced to second230-0---
    4BAL5Ellie HendricksCLKCAMike HedlundRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]240-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave LeonhardRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field250-0---
    4KCA2Paul Schaal3BRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dave Leonhard] ... Freddie Patek advanced to second260-0---
    4KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to First Base [Frank Robinson]270-0---
    4KCA4Gail Hopkins1BLBALDave LeonhardRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson]280-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5BAL6Merv RettenmundRFRKCAMike HedlundRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field290-0---
    5BAL7Davey Johnson2BRKCAMike HedlundRHome Run0-2-0-0---Home Run on ground ball to ... Merv Rettenmund Scored300-0---
    5BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAMike HedlundRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Joe Keough]312-0---
    5BAL9Dave LeonhardPRKCAMike HedlundRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout322-0---
    5BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAMike HedlundRWalk2---0-0---Walked332-0---
    5BAL2Paul BlairCFRKCAMike HedlundRDouble21--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Right Field; Don Buford advanced to third ... Don Buford advanced to third342-0---
    5BAL3Frank Robinson1BRKCAMike HedlundRGroundout2-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]352-0---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Ellie Hendricks]360-2---
    5KCA6Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Paul Blair]370-2---
    5KCA7Joe KeoughRFLBALDave LeonhardRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]380-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6BAL4Brooks Robinson3BRKCAMike HedlundRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field392-0---
    6BAL5Ellie HendricksCLKCAMike HedlundRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]. Double Play ... Brooks Robinson out at 2b.402-0---
    6BAL6Merv RettenmundRFRKCAMike HedlundRHome Run2---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to Right Field412-0---
    6BAL7Davey Johnson2BRKCAMike HedlundRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field423-0---
    6BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCAJim YorkRDouble2-2-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field ... Davey Johnson Scored433-0---
    6BAL9Dave LeonhardPRKCAJim YorkRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jim York]444-0---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA8Jerry MayCRBALDave LeonhardRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field450-4---
    6KCA9Ed KirkpatrickRFLBALDave LeonhardRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Davey Johnson] ... Jerry May advanced to third460-4---
    6KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout1--30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]470-4---
    6KCA2Paul Schaal3BRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Right Field [Merv Rettenmund]480-4---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7BAL1Don BufordLFLKCAJim YorkRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout494-0---
    7BAL2Paul BlairCFRKCAJim YorkRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout504-0---
    7BAL3Frank Robinson1BRKCAJim YorkRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Amos Otis]514-0---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave LeonhardRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field520-4---
    7KCA4Gail Hopkins1BLBALDave LeonhardRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Frank Robinson] ... Amos Otis forced out at second base530-4---
    7KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Don Buford]540-4---
    7KCA6Lou PiniellaLFRBALDave LeonhardRSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Gail Hopkins advanced to second550-4---
    7KCA7Bob OliverPHRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger] ... Lou Piniella forced out at second base560-4---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8BAL4Brooks Robinson3BRKCATed AbernathyRWalk0---0-0---Walked574-0---
    8BAL5Ellie HendricksCLKCATed AbernathyRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal] ... Brooks Robinson forced out at second base584-0---
    8BAL6Merv RettenmundRFRKCATed AbernathyRWalk11--0-0---Walked ... Ellie Hendricks advanced to second594-0---
    8BAL7Davey Johnson2BRKCATed AbernathyRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]. Double Play ... Merv Rettenmund out at 2b.604-0---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA8Jerry MayCRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]610-4---
    8KCA9Ed KirkpatrickRFLBALDave LeonhardRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout620-4---
    8KCA1Freddie PatekSSRBALDave LeonhardRWalk2---0-0---Walked630-4---
    8KCA2Paul Schaal3BRBALDave LeonhardRStolen Base21--0-0---Freddie Patek Stole 2B [Dave Leonhard/Ellie Hendricks]640-4Non-Batter Event
    8KCA2Paul Schaal3BRBALDave LeonhardRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Paul Blair]650-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9BAL8Mark BelangerSSRKCATed AbernathyRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout664-0---
    9BAL9Dave LeonhardPRKCATed AbernathyRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field674-0---
    9BAL1Don BufordLFLKCATed AbernathyRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout684-0---
    9BAL2Paul BlairCFRKCATed AbernathyRPopout21--0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]694-0---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9KCA3Amos OtisCFRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Mark Belanger]700-4---
    9KCA4Gail Hopkins1BLBALDave LeonhardRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Merv Rettenmund]710-4---
    9KCA5Cookie Rojas2BRBALDave LeonhardRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Brooks Robinson]720-4---
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