Click here to go to our Baseball home page!
 70s
 80s
 90s
BC 
Google
BaseballChronology Entire Web
AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams



Quotable!
"We've got the worst in this league, Earl Weaver, Billy Martin, Ralph Houk, Gene Mauch - you name them, they're all maniacs. You can't reason with those guys. You don't try."
--Jim McKean, A.L umpire

 
California Angels 3, Kansas City Royals 0

California Angels 3, Kansas City Royals 0

Day

Game Played on Tuesday, May 15, 1973 (N) at Royals Stadium

CAL A    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3 11  0
KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  0  0
BATTING
California Angels     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pinson lf              5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Alomar 2b              4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Valentine cf           4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Robinson dh            3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Oliver rf              4   1   2   2       0   0       3   0
  Berry rf             0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Gallagher 3b           4   0   2   1       0   0       0   1
Spencer 1b             4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Meoli ss               4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Torborg c              4   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
Ryan p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                36   3  11   3       1   0      27   4
BATTING - 
HR: Oliver (4,6th inning off Dal Canton 0 on, 1 out).
SH: Alomar (6,off Dal Canton).
Team LOB: 8.
Kansas City Royals    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Patek ss               4   0   0   0       0   2       1   5
Hovley rf              3   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Otis cf                4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mayberry 1b            3   0   0   0       0   3      15   0
Rojas 2b               3   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Kirkpatrick dh,c       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Piniella lf            3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Schaal 3b              2   0   0   0       1   2       1   3
Taylor c               1   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Hopkins ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Dal Canton p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Totals                27   0   0   0       3  12      27  17
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hovley (1,2nd base off Ryan/Torborg).
PITCHING
California Angels     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Ryan W(5-3)            9     0   0   0   3  12   0
Kansas City Royals    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Dal Canton L(2-2)      5.2   8   3   3   1   0   1
Garber                 3.1   3   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9    11   3   3   1   0   1

Umpires: Jim Evans, Russ Goetz, John Rice, George Maloney
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 12205
Starting Lineups:

   California Angels             Kansas City Royals       
1. Pinson              lf        Patek               ss
2. Alomar              2b        Hovley              rf
3. Valentine           cf        Otis                cf
4. Robinson            dh        Mayberry            1b
5. Oliver              rf        Rojas               2b
6. Gallagher           3b        Kirkpatrick         dh
7. Spencer             1b        Piniella            lf
8. Meoli               ss        Schaal              3b
9. Torborg             c         Taylor              c
   Ryan                p         Dal Canton          p

ANGELS 1ST: Pinson singled to left; Alomar out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Pinson to second]; Valentine made an
out to right [Pinson to third]; Robinson walked; Oliver singled
to right [Pinson scored, Robinson to third]; Gallagher singled
to right [Robinson scored, Oliver to third]; Spencer made an out
to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Patek struck out; Hovley walked; Hovley stole
second; Otis struck out; Mayberry was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ANGELS 2ND: Meoli grounded out (second to first); Torborg
grounded out (third to first); Pinson made an out to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Rojas lined to second; Kirkpatrick grounded out
(pitcher to first); Piniella was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ANGELS 3RD: Alomar grounded out (pitcher to first); Valentine
grounded out (shortstop to first); Robinson made an out to left;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Schaal was called out on strikes; Taylor walked;
Patek struck out; Hovley grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ANGELS 4TH: Oliver grounded out (pitcher to first); Gallagher
made an out to right; Spencer singled to center; Meoli grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Otis made an out to right; Mayberry struck out;
Rojas made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 2,
Royals 0.

ANGELS 5TH: Torborg grounded out (shortstop to first); Pinson
singled to center; Alomar popped to catcher in foul territory;
Valentine forced Pinson (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Angels 2, Royals 0.

ROYALS 5TH: Kirkpatrick made an out to center; Piniella made an
out to right; Schaal struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels
2, Royals 0.

ANGELS 6TH: Robinson grounded out (third to first); Oliver
homered; Gallagher singled to center; Spencer made an out to
right; Meoli singled to right [Gallagher to third]; GARBER
REPLACED DAL CANTON (PITCHING); Torborg grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 6TH: Taylor struck out; Patek made an out to center;
Hovley grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Angels 3, Royals 0.

ANGELS 7TH: Pinson popped to third; Alomar made an out to left;
Valentine singled to shortstop; Robinson singled to left
[Valentine to second]; Oliver made an out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 7TH: BERRY REPLACED OLIVER (PLAYING RF); Otis grounded
out (shortstop to first); Mayberry struck out; Rojas made an out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ANGELS 8TH: Gallagher grounded out (pitcher to first); Spencer
grounded out (second to first); Meoli grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 8TH: Kirkpatrick struck out; Piniella made an out to
right; Schaal walked; HOPKINS BATTED FOR TAYLOR; Hopkins popped
to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ANGELS 9TH: GARBER REPLACED HOPKINS (PITCHING); KIRKPATRICK
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C ); Torborg singled to center;
Pinson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Torborg out at second]; Alomar grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 3, Royals 0.

ROYALS 9TH: Patek popped to first in foul territory; Hovley
struck out; Otis made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Angels 3, Royals 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Angels           3  11   0    8
 Royals           0   0   0    3

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

Share Your Memories!

Our sites have always been by you and about you. If you check our TV Forums, you'll find literally thousands of messages from fans of 1970s TV shows from all over the world sharing their memories, asking questions, making comments. Our baseball section is new, but don't let that stop you from sharing your memories of the first game you went to, your favorite player, a now-forgotten stadium, etc. Of course you can also ask questions, post trivia, tell the world what you think of Barry Bonds, or just read what others are saying.

--Patrick Mondout
Super70s.com



 

MYSTERY STADIUM

Can you guess which stadium this is from the picture? Click here for the answer.


Baseball Collectibles!
Baseball Memorabilia!
Baseball cards!
Baseball Tickets!
Baseball Jerseys & Apparel!
Game Used Memorabilia!

Register on eBay for free today and start buying & selling with millions each week!

   
AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams




Copyright 2004-2017, BaseballChronlogy.com. All Rights Reserved.
Use of this site is subject to our Terms of Service.
Privacy Statement

Logos and team names may be trademarks of their respective franchises or leagues. This site is not recognized, approved, sponsored by, or endorsed by Major League Baseball nor any sports league or team. Any marks, terms, or logos are used for editorial/identification purposes and are not claimed as belonging to this site or its owners.
Any statistical data provided courtesy of Retrosheet (see credits).