The Detroit Tigers couldn't keep up with the Kansas City Royals, 7 to 4, on April 28, 1973.

1973 Detroit Tigers

Final

KCR

7

DET

4

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

4

4

7

3

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

7

4

H

9

10

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Freddie Patek SS 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Cookie Rojas 2B 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Amos Otis CF 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 4
John Mayberry 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Lou Piniella LF 5 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Hal McRae RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Steve Hovley RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kurt Bevacqua DH 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Gail Hopkins PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Paul Schaal 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fran Healy C 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Totals 35 7 9 7 0 5 6 2 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul Splittorff 5.0 5 3 3 4 5 0
Gene Garber (W) 4.0 5 1 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 10 4 3 4 7 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tony Taylor 2B 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1
Aurelio Rodriguez 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick McAuliffe PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Al Kaline RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Bill Freehan C 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Willie Horton LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Frank Howard DH 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Gates Brown PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ike Brown 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Rich Reese PH,1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Mickey Stanley CF 3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Ed Brinkman SS 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Totals 37 4 10 3 0 4 7 0 0 11

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mickey Lolich 5.0 6 4 4 1 3 0
Lerrin LaGrow 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0
John Hiller (L) 0.2 1 3 3 2 0 0
Tom Timmermann 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fred Scherman 2.2 2 0 0 1 3 0
Totals 9.0 9 7 7 5 6 0

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