The Kansas City Royals couldn't pull it off against the Chicago White Sox, 6 to 5, on September 21, 1973.

Final

CWS

6

KCR

Royals

83-71

5

1

2

0

2

1

2

3

0

3

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

2

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

1

0

R

6

5

H

18

11

E

0

3

Player Stats

White Sox

Royals

Batters

PlayerABRHRBIHRBBSOSBCSTB
Johnny Jeter LF7132001004
Pat Kelly RF6120010102
Jerry Hairston 1B5001000000
Bill Melton 3B6020000002
Carlos May DH5131010003
Jorge Orta 2B6132100006
Bill Sharp CF2000000000
Buddy Bradford PH,CF4110002001
Bucky Dent SS2110000001
Eddie Leon SS3020000002
Chuck Brinkman C1000010000
Sam Ewing PH1000000000
Brian Downing C2010000001
Totals5061861331022

Pitchers

PlayerIPHRERBBSOHR
Jim Kaat1.2422010
Steve Stone1.0333110
Rich Gossage6.0300440
Ken Frailing0.1000000
Cy Acosta (W)3.0100140
Totals12.011556100
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