The Kansas City Royals fell to the St. Louis Cardinals, 9 to 7, on August 29, 1997.

Final

STL

9

KCR

Royals

54-77

7

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

1

1

4

0

2

5

1

3

6

1

0

7

0

0

8

4

0

9

0

1

R

9

7

H

11

8

E

0

0

Summary

Player Stats

Top 2nd

STL

KCR

Cardinals

Double by Mike DiFelice; Ron Gant and Gary Gaetti scored.

2

0

Top 3rd

STL

KCR

Cardinals

Ron Gant groundedout; Mark McGwire scored.

3

0

Bottom 3rd

STL

KCR

Royals

Passed ball by Mike DiFelice; passed ball by Mike DiFelice; Yamil Benitez scored.

3

1

Bottom 4th

STL

KCR

Royals

Home run by Jeff King; Chili Davis scored.

3

3

Top 5th

STL

KCR

Cardinals

Home run by Mark McGwire.

4

3

Bottom 5th

STL

KCR

Royals

Single by Jay Bell; Mike Sweeney scored.

4

4

Royals

Wild pitch by John Frascatore; wild pitch by Dean Palmer; Johnny Damon scored.

4

5

Royals

Sacrifice fly by Dean Palmer; Jay Bell scored.

4

6

Top 6th

STL

KCR

Cardinals

Home run by Phil Plantier.

5

6

Top 8th

STL

KCR

Cardinals

Triple by Delino DeShields; Tom Lampkin scored.

6

6

Cardinals

Triple by Willie McGee; Ray Lankford, Mark McGwire, and Delino DeShields scored.

9

6

Bottom 9th

STL

KCR

Royals

Home run by Mike Sweeney.

9

7

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