The Kansas City Royals were easily defeated by the New York Yankees, 8 to 2, on July 9, 1974.

Final

NYY

Yankees

40-43

8

KCR

Royals

42-40

2

1

6

0

2

0

0

3

0

1

4

1

0

5

1

1

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

8

2

H

10

6

E

0

2

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Otto Velez walked; Elliott Maddox scored.

1

0

Yankees

Single by Thurman Munson; Roy White scored.

2

0

Yankees

Home run by Graig Nettles; Thurman Munson, Otto Velez, and Lou Piniella scored.

6

0

Bottom 3rd

NYY

KCR

Royals

Double by Amos Otis; Freddie Patek scored.

6

1

Top 4th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Bobby Murcer; Elliott Maddox scored.

7

1

Top 5th

NYY

KCR

Yankees

Single by Gene Michael; Otto Velez scored.

8

1

Bottom 5th

NYY

KCR

Royals

Double by Amos Otis; Freddie Patek scored.

8

2

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