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Minnesota Twins 66-65L211.53713100 000 010 250
Kansas City Royals 65-66W312.54814000 102 00x 360
Date of Game:  Friday, September 08, 1972
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Steve Busby - 1st career game
  • Steve Busby - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Cesar Tovarcf32.067422001.254119106812715
    Rod Carew2b26.342301100.31612270604810
    Jim Holtlf28.104300101.0002352010
    Bobby Darwinrf29.204400002.26912514321712
    Rich Reese1b30.344300010.2231147675230
    Danny Thompsonss25.219300001.2751222664413
        Wayne Grangerp28.177000000.28653313000
        Harmon Killebrewph36.071000010.234118211722610
        Steve Bryepr23.216000000.22185122083
    Dan Monzon3b-ss26.114301000.2734646050
        Charlie Manuelph28.248100000.20956216170
    Glenn Borgmannc22.106301000.23245453100
    Ray Corbinp23.208100001.0912979020
        Steve Braunph-3b24.123100001.284982262403
    Totals: 2925227.17211346466 

    Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Amos Otiscf25.135400000.300122495115327
    Cookie Rojas2b33.186411001.27611612693502
    Steve Hovleyrf27.264312110.297833102203
    John Mayberry1b23.202411200.29712622817750
    Lou Piniellalf29.011300001.30912954411655
    Carl Taylorc28.232300000.29647318081
    Paul Schaal3b29.189301000.2141049194311
    Freddie Patekss27.334201000.22511654402927
    Steve Busbyp22.344300000.00011000
    Totals: 2936312.2078444628 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Cookie Rojas (23)
    3B:  Cesar Tovar (5)
    HR:  John Mayberry (17)
    RBIs:  Rod Carew (48), Jim Holt (1), Steve Hovley (20), John Mayberry 2 (75)
    SH:  Ray Corbin (1)
    SF:  Rod Carew (2), Jim Holt (1)
    GDP:  John Mayberry (9)

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Corbin  (L 8-7)23.20875331112.171.130002779
    Wayne Granger28.17711000103.301.2300053313
    Pitching Totals:8633121 00080392

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Busby  (W 1-0)22.34495222702.000.7800011
    Pitching Totals:9522270 00011

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Corbin 0-0-0;  Wayne Granger 0-0-0;  Steve Busby 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Corbin 27;  Wayne Granger 4;  Steve Busby 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:00    Attendance:  7,541
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry McCoy  1B  Jim Honochick  2B  Lou DiMuro  3B  Bill Deegan 

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