The New York Yankees pulled it off against the Kansas City Royals, 7 to 6, on August 27, 1972.

1972 New York Yankees

Final

KCR

Royals

58-61

6

NYY

Yankees

62-58

7

1

2

0

2

3

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

1

2

6

0

2

7

0

0

8

0

2

9

0

1

R

6

7

H

8

14

E

0

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Freddie Patek SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Amos Otis CF 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Richie Scheinblum RF 4 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 5
John Mayberry 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Ed Kirkpatrick C 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cookie Rojas 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Knoop 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Lou Piniella LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Paul Schaal 3B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Bruce Dal Canton P 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Tom Burgmeier P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Fitzmorris P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norm Angelini P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Abernathy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 6 8 6 1 3 2 0 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bruce Dal Canton 5.1 7 3 3 1 3 0
Tom Burgmeier 0.0 2 1 1 1 0 0
Al Fitzmorris 2.1 2 2 2 1 0 0
Norm Angelini (L) 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 0
Ted Abernathy 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 8.1 14 7 7 4 3 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Horace Clarke 2B 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Bernie Allen 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Celerino Sanchez PH 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Bobby Murcer CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Roy White LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ron Blomberg 1B 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Ron Swoboda PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Callison RF 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Thurman Munson C 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Gene Michael SS 3 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Mel Stottlemyre P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wade Blasingame P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Felipe Alou PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Klimkowski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Ellis PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jerry Kenney PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sparky Lyle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 7 14 7 0 4 3 0 0 20

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mel Stottlemyre 1.2 6 5 5 1 1 0
Wade Blasingame 4.1 2 1 1 2 0 1
Ron Klimkowski 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Sparky Lyle (W) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 8 6 6 3 2 1

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