The Kansas City Royals managed to stay ahead of the Boston Red Sox, 8 to 7, on August 16, 1969.

1969 Kansas City Royals

Final

BOS

Red Sox

62-56

7

KCR

Royals

48-69

8

1

0

0

2

0

4

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

2

2

7

0

1

8

4

1

9

1

R

7

8

H

7

11

E

0

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Syd O'Brien 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Mike Andrews 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Carl Yastrzemski LF 5 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Rico Petrocelli SS 3 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 3
George Scott 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Tony Conigliaro RF 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Joe Lahoud CF 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 5
Tom Satriano C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Lonborg P 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Dick Schofield PH 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Lee Stange P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dalton Jones PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sparky Lyle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sonny Siebert P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Moses PH 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 7 7 7 2 7 7 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Lonborg (L) 5.0 5 4 4 5 3 1
Lee Stange 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0
Sparky Lyle 1.2 3 2 2 1 2 1
Sonny Siebert 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 8.0 11 8 8 7 6 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Pat Kelly CF 3 2 2 3 1 2 0 1 1 5
Joe Foy 3B 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 2
Mike Fiore 1B 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Ed Kirkpatrick RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Lou Piniella LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Bob Oliver LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jerry Adair 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ellie Rodriguez C 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Buck Martinez C 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Jackie Hernandez SS 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Jim Rooker P 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Moe Drabowsky P 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Galen Cisco P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 8 11 7 2 7 6 2 1 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Rooker (W) 5.2 2 2 2 5 4 0
Moe Drabowsky 2.1 5 5 5 1 3 2
Galen Cisco (S) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 7 7 7 7 7 2

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