Game Information
Score of Game
Kansas City Royals 7 Minnesota Twins 4
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
9,255
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Bob Lemon (KCA)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
MIN Record
49-60 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 9 / 18
MIN Streak
Loss 3
KCA Record
55-52 -- AL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 5 / 10
KCA Streak
Win 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1MIN1Steve Braun3BLKCARoger NelsonRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout10-0---
    1MIN2Cesar TovarLFRKCARoger NelsonRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]20-0---
    1MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKCARoger NelsonRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1KCA1Freddie PatekSSRMINTom HallLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout40-0---
    1KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINTom HallLWalk1---0-0---Walked50-0---
    1KCA3Amos OtisCFRMINTom HallLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Rod Carew]60-0---
    1KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRMINTom HallLTriple21--0-0---Tripled on fly ball to Center Field ... Cookie Rojas Scored70-0---
    1KCA5Chuck Harrison1BRMINTom HallLWalk2--30-0---Walked81-0---
    1KCA6Paul Schaal3BRMINTom HallLFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]91-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2MIN4Rod Carew2BLKCARoger NelsonRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field100-1---
    2MIN5Leo CardenasSSRKCARoger NelsonRGroundout0-2-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Roger Nelson] ... Rod Carew advanced to third110-1---
    2MIN6Jim Holt1BLKCARoger NelsonRSingle1--30-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Rod Carew Scored120-1---
    2MIN7George MitterwaldCRKCARoger NelsonRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field; Jim Holt advanced to third ... Jim Holt advanced to third131-1---
    2MIN8Jim NettlesCFLKCARoger NelsonRWalk1-230-0---Walked141-1---
    2MIN9Tom HallPLKCARoger NelsonRGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]. Double Play ... Jim Nettles out at 2b.151-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2KCA7Bob OliverRFRMINTom HallLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout161-1---
    2KCA8Jerry MayCRMINTom HallLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout171-1---
    2KCA9Roger NelsonPRMINTom HallLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout181-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3MIN1Steve Braun3BLKCARoger NelsonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]191-1---
    3MIN2Cesar TovarLFRKCARoger NelsonRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base201-1---
    3MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKCARoger NelsonRSingle11--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Cesar Tovar advanced to third211-1---
    3MIN4Rod Carew2BLKCARoger NelsonRWalk11-30-0---Walked ... Tony Oliva advanced to second221-1---
    3MIN5Leo CardenasSSRKCARoger NelsonRLineout11230-0---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Bob Oliver]; ... Cesar Tovar Scored ... Tony Oliva advanced to third231-1---
    3MIN6Jim Holt1BLKCARoger NelsonRSingle21-30-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Tony Oliva Scored ... Rod Carew advanced to third242-1---
    3MIN7George MitterwaldCRKCARoger NelsonRStolen Base21-30-0---Jim Holt Stole 2B [Roger Nelson/Jerry May]253-1Non-Batter Event
    3MIN7George MitterwaldCRKCARoger NelsonRStrikeout2-230-0---Strikeout263-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3KCA1Freddie PatekSSRMINTom HallLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout271-3---
    3KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINTom HallLWalk1---0-0---Walked281-3---
    3KCA3Amos OtisCFRMINTom HallLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Leo Cardenas]. Double Play ... Cookie Rojas out at 2b.291-3---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4MIN8Jim NettlesCFLKCABill ButlerLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Paul Schaal]303-1---
    4MIN9Tom HallPLKCABill ButlerLSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field313-1---
    4MIN1Steve Braun3BLKCABill ButlerLLineout11--0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]323-1---
    4MIN2Cesar TovarLFRKCABill ButlerLSingle21--0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Tom Hall advanced to third333-1---
    4MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKCABill ButlerLSingle21-30-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Tom Hall Scored ... Cesar Tovar advanced to third343-1---
    4MIN4Rod Carew2BLKCABill ButlerLFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Piniella]354-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRMINTom HallLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Right Field361-4---
    4KCA5Chuck Harrison1BRMINTom HallLFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jim Nettles] ... Lou Piniella advanced to third371-4---
    4KCA6Paul Schaal3BRMINTom HallLWalk1--30-0---Walked381-4---
    4KCA7Bob OliverRFRMINTom HallLFlyout11-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Center Field [Jim Nettles]; ... Lou Piniella Scored391-4---
    4KCA8Dennis PaepkePHRMINTom HallLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]402-4---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5MIN5Leo CardenasSSRKCATed AbernathyRReached on Error0---0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Freddie Patek]414-2---
    5MIN6Jim Holt1BLKCATed AbernathyRSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Leo Cardenas advanced to third424-2---
    5MIN7George MitterwaldCRKCATed AbernathyRStrikeout01-30-0---Strikeout434-2---
    5MIN8Jim NettlesCFLKCATed AbernathyRLineout11-30-0---Lined out to First Base [Chuck Harrison]444-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5KCA9Ted AbernathyPRMINTom HallLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field452-4---
    5KCA1Freddie PatekSSRMINTom HallLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]462-4---
    5KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINTom HallLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to First Base [Jim Holt]472-4---
    5KCA3Amos OtisCFRMINTom HallLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Steve Braun] ... Ted Abernathy forced out at second base482-4---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6MIN9Tom HallPLKCATed AbernathyRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]494-2---
    6MIN1Steve Braun3BLKCATed AbernathyRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout504-2---
    6MIN2Cesar TovarLFRKCATed AbernathyRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Freddie Patek]514-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRMINTom HallLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Tony Oliva]522-4---
    6KCA5Chuck Harrison1BRMINTom HallLLineout1---0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]532-4---
    6KCA6Paul Schaal3BRMINTom HallLReached on Error2---0-0---Reached on Error by Third Base [Steve Braun]542-4---
    6KCA7Bob OliverRFRMINTom HallLDouble21--0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field ... Paul Schaal Scored552-4---
    6KCA8Dennis PaepkeCRMINTom HallLFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]563-4---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKCATed AbernathyRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Chuck Harrison]574-3---
    7MIN4Rod Carew2BLKCATed AbernathyRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout584-3---
    7MIN5Leo CardenasSSRKCATed AbernathyRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field594-3---
    7MIN6Jim Holt1BLKCATed AbernathyRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ted Abernathy]604-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7KCA9Bobby KnoopPHRMINTom HallLTriple0---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Left Field613-4---
    7KCA1Freddie PatekSSRMINStan WilliamsRHit by Pitch0--30-0---Hit by Pitch623-4---
    7KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINStan WilliamsRStolen Base01-30-0---Freddie Patek Stole 2B [Stan Williams/George Mitterwald]633-4Non-Batter Event
    7KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINStan WilliamsRWalk0-230-0---Walked643-4---
    7KCA3Amos OtisCFRMINStan WilliamsRDouble01230-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field ... Cookie Rojas Scored ... Freddie Patek Scored ... Bobby Knoop Scored653-4---
    7KCA4Lou PiniellaLFRMINBob GebhardRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Steve Braun]666-4---
    7KCA5Chuck Harrison1BRMINBob GebhardRSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Amos Otis Scored676-4---
    7KCA6Paul Schaal3BRMINBob GebhardRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Cesar Tovar]687-4---
    7KCA7Bob OliverRFRMINBob GebhardRSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Chuck Harrison advanced to second697-4---
    7KCA8Dennis PaepkeCRMINBob GebhardRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Bob Gebhard]707-4---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8MIN7George MitterwaldCRKCATom BurgmeierLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]714-7---
    8MIN8George ThomasPHRKCATom BurgmeierLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Chuck Harrison]724-7---
    8MIN9Danny ThompsonPHRKCATom BurgmeierLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field734-7---
    8MIN1Steve Braun3BLKCATom BurgmeierLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Tom Burgmeier]744-7---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8KCA9Tom BurgmeierPLMINJim StricklandLLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Cesar Tovar]757-4---
    8KCA1Freddie PatekSSRMINJim StricklandLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Steve Braun]767-4---
    8KCA2Cookie Rojas2BRMINJim StricklandLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field777-4---
    8KCA3Amos OtisCFRMINJim StricklandLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout787-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9MIN2Cesar TovarCFRKCATom BurgmeierLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Bob Oliver]794-7---
    9MIN3Tony OlivaRFLKCATom BurgmeierLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Cookie Rojas]804-7---
    9MIN4Rod Carew2BLKCATom BurgmeierLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Tom Burgmeier]814-7---
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