1970 Baseball Replay

Monday, April 20, 1970 ~ Oakland Coliseum

Kansas City
6
Oakland
4
Leadoff Home Run, Felipe Alou

Player of the Game

10179
Game Score: 66

Attendance

2,631 (5.3%)

Starters' Game Scores

KCR: Bill Butler : 44 OAK: Blue Moon Odom : 34

Game Notes

Felipe Alou hit a leadoff HR.

Top Performances

Felipe Alou 66
Bob Oliver 66
Joe Rudi 65
Amos Otis 60
Bill Butler 57
Luis Alcaraz 56

Head to Head

Date Away Home
4/7 OAK 2 KCR 3
4/8 OAK 1 KCR 0
4/9 OAK 5 KCR 6
4/20 KCR 6 OAK 4
4/21 KCR OAK
4/22 KCR OAK
6/22 KCR OAK
6/23 KCR OAK
6/24 KCR OAK
8/5 OAK KCR
8/6 OAK KCR
9/4 KCR OAK
9/5 KCR OAK
9/6 KCR OAK
9/11 OAK KCR
9/12 OAK KCR
9/13 OAK KCR
9/13 OAK KCR
OAK 1 wins vs. KCR 3 wins
4 played of 18 total games
		
		
4/20/1970, KCR70-OAK70, Oakland Coliseum
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Royals            0  2  1  0  3  0  0  0  0     6 10  1     6  1
1970 A's               1  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0     4  9  0    12  1
 
Royals               AB  R  H BI   AVG    A's                  AB  R  H BI   AVG
Spriggs           rf  4  0  0  0  .158    Alou,F            lf  5  1  4  1  .277
Kirkpatrick       1b  4  1  0  0  .154    Monday            cf  4  0  1  0  .214
Otis              cf  5  2  4  0  .279    Pena,R            ss  4  0  0  0  .226
Oliver,B          3b  4  1  2  3  .275    Johnson,BW        3b  4  0  0  0  .167
Piniella          lf  3  0  0  0  .222    Mincher           1b  5  0  2  0  .259
 Fitzmorris       p   0  0  0  0  .000    Green             2b  3  1  0  0  .163
 Drabowsky,M      p   0  0  0  0  .000    Jackson,R         rf  4  0  0  0  .105
Alcaraz           2b  3  1  1  1  .125    Duncan            c   3  1  1  0  .435
Severson          ss  4  1  1  0  .250    Odom              p   1  0  0  0  .100
Rodriguez,E       c   3  0  0  0  .115     Rodriguez,Ro     p   1  0  0  0  .000
Butler            p   3  0  1  2  .167     Rudi             ph  1  1  1  3  .357
 Wright,K         p   0  0  0  0  .000     Fingers          p   0  0  0  0  .000
 Keough           lf  1  0  1  0 1.000     Francona,T       ph  1  0  0  0  .143
                     34  6 10  6           Lindblad         p   0  0  0  0  .000
                                                               36  4  9  4
 
Royals                           INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Butler           W 1-0           5.1  6  4  4  4  3 117  67  4.96
Wright,K         H 1             1.1  2  0  0  2  0  30  13  7.50
Fitzmorris       H 1             0.2  1  0  0  0  1  10   8  6.35
Drabowsky,M      S 1             1.2  0  0  0  1  2  23  11  0.00
                                 9.0  9  4  4  7  6 180  99 
 
A's                              INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Odom             L 0-2           2.0  5  3  3  3  0  49  22  3.81
Rodriguez,Ro                     4.0  3  3  3  1  0  52  33  5.40
Fingers                          2.0  1  0  0  0  0  12   9  1.29
Lindblad                         1.0  1  0  0  0  1  18  13 10.80
                                 9.0 10  6  6  4  1 131  77 
 
KCR: Keough inserted at lf in the 7th
OAK: Rudi batted for Rodriguez,Ro in the 6th
     Francona,T batted for Fingers in the 8th
 
E-Severson. 2B-Oliver,B(2), Butler(1), Alou,F 2(5). 3B-Keough(2). 
HR-Oliver,B(2), Alou,F(2), Rudi(1). RBI-Oliver,B 3(8), Alcaraz(4), 
Butler 2(2), Alou,F(4), Rudi 3(4). CS-Otis. K-Kirkpatrick, Monday, Pena,R, 
Mincher, Jackson,R, Duncan, Rodriguez,Ro. BB-Spriggs, Kirkpatrick, Piniella, 
Rodriguez,E, Monday, Pena,R, Johnson,BW, Green 2, Jackson,R, Duncan. 
SF-Alcaraz. 
GWRBI: Butler
Temperature: 66, Sky: partly cloudy, Wind: out to right at 7 MPH.
4/20/1970, KCR70-OAK70, Oakland Coliseum
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Royals            0  2  1  0  3  0  0  0  0     6 10  1     6  1
1970 A's               1  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0     4  9  0    12  1
 
 
Royals               -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Spriggs           rf 1>W            13           8            31           53        
Kirkpatrick       1b   note 1       53         5>W            13           k         
Otis              cf   S          3>S            S.1-2      7>Fingers      53        
                                                              S                      
Oliver,B          3b   64/f         D.1-3        HR.2-H;1-H   POCS2(136)             
                                                              9                      
Piniella          lf 2>W            note 2       43           43                     
                                    6                                                
 Fitzmorris       p                                                                  
 Drabowsky,M      p                                                                  
Alcaraz           2b   56/b/f.B-1   8/SF.3-H     S          8>63                     
Severson          ss   S.1-2        63           3            5                      
Rodriguez,E       c    W.2-3;1-2  4>53           53           7                      
Butler            p    note 3       7          6>43                                  
 Wright,K         p                                                                  
 Keough           lf                                        9>Lindblad               
                                                              T                      
 
 1: 6/ldp.1x1(63)  2: Rodriguez,Ro  3: D.3-H;2-H;1-3 
 
 
A's                  -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Alou,F            lf 1>HR         3>9          5>D            Wright,K     S         
                                                              D                      
Monday            cf   9            S            63           IW           note 1    
                                                                           k         
Pena,R            ss   W            8            k            643/gdp      8         
Johnson,BW        3b   3/fl         7            W          7>53         9>3/g       
Mincher           1b   S.1-3      4>53           8            S            k         
Green             2b   8            e6.B-2     6>W            9            W         
Jackson,R         rf 2>31           k            8            W.1-2        31        
Duncan            c    63           IW           S.1-2        Fitzmorris             
                                                              k                      
Odom              p    63                                                            
 Rodriguez,Ro     p                 k                                                
 Rudi             ph                             HR.2-H;1-H                          
 Fingers          p                                                                  
 Francona,T       ph                                        8>9                      
 Lindblad         p                                                                  
 
 1: Drabowsky,M 
 
 
Royals           IN OUT ER                  A's              IN OUT ER                  
Butler           A1  C9  4 W 1-0           Odom              A1  B4  3 L 0-2            
Wright,K         D1  D7  0 H 1             Rodriguez,Ro      B5  D2  3                  
Fitzmorris       D8  E1  0 H 1             Fingers           D3  D8  0                  
Drabowsky,M      E2  E7  0 S 1             Lindblad          D9  E3  0                  
4/20/1970, KCR70-OAK70, Oakland Coliseum
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Royals            0  2  1  0  3  0  0  0  0     6 10  1     6  1
1970 A's               1  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0     4  9  0    12  1
 
Score O Rnr BS  Event
----- - --- --  -----
 
**************  Top of the 1st inning, Royals batting
 0-0  0 --- 32  Spriggs walked (BBBCSFFB)
 0-0  0 1-- 20  Kirkpatrick lined into a double play, Pena,R to Mincher, 
                  Spriggs out at first (BBX)
 0-0  2 --- 10  Otis grounded a single up the middle (BX)
 0-0  2 1-- 30  Oliver,B grounded to short, forcing Otis at second (1BBBX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 1st inning, A's batting
 0-0  0 --- 32  Alou,F homered deep down the left-field line (BCCFBBX)
 0-1  0 --- 21  Monday flied out to right (BBSX)
 0-1  1 --- 32  Pena,R walked (FCBFBFBFB)
 0-1  1 1-- 00  Johnson,BW popped out to first (X)
 0-1  2 1-- 22  Mincher grounded a single between first and second, 
                  Pena,R to third (BCBSFFFX)
 0-1  2 1-3 31  Green flied out to center (BFBBX)
 
**************  Top of the 2nd inning, Royals batting
 0-1  0 --- 31  Piniella walked (SBBBB)
 0-1  0 1-- 00  Alcaraz bunted into an out to third, forcing Piniella at 
                  second, Alcaraz to first (Xb)
 0-1  1 1-- 21  Severson lined a single up the middle, Alcaraz to second 
                  (CBBX)
 0-1  1 12- 31  Rodriguez,E walked, Alcaraz to third, Severson to second 
                  (BCBBB)
 0-1  1 123 11  Butler doubled deep to left center, Alcaraz scored, 
                  Severson scored, Rodriguez,E to third (BFX)
 2-1  1 -23 20  Spriggs grounded out to the mound (BBX)
 2-1  2 -23 21  Kirkpatrick grounded out to third (BCBX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 2nd inning, A's batting
 2-1  0 --- 10  Jackson,R grounded out to first (BX)
 2-1  1 --- 12  Duncan grounded out to short (FFBFX)
 2-1  2 --- 11  Odom grounded out to short (CBX)
 
**************  Top of the 3rd inning, Royals batting
 2-1  0 --- 21  Otis lined a single to shallow left (BBCX)
 2-1  0 1-- 02  Oliver,B lined a double to right center, Otis to third 
                  (CCX)
                Rodriguez,Ro now pitching
 2-1  0 -23 01  Piniella popped out to short (FX)
 2-1  1 -23 00  Alcaraz hit a sacrifice fly to center, Otis scored (X)
 3-1  2 -2- 12  Severson grounded out to short (BFFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 3rd inning, A's batting
 3-1  0 --- 32  Alou,F flied out to right (FBBSBX)
 3-1  1 --- 32  Monday reached on an infield single to short (CBBCBX)
 3-1  1 1-- 00  Pena,R flied out to center (>X)
 3-1  2 1-- 11  Johnson,BW flied out to left (CBX)
 
**************  Top of the 4th inning, Royals batting
 3-1  0 --- 21  Rodriguez,E grounded out to third (BBSX)
 3-1  1 --- 02  Butler flied out to left (FFX)
 3-1  2 --- 12  Spriggs flied out to center (BSCX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 4th inning, A's batting
 3-1  0 --- 12  Mincher grounded out to third (BCFX)
 3-1  1 --- 12  Green to second on an error by the shortstop Severson 
                  (BCFX)
 3-1  1 -2- 22  Jackson,R struck out (BFFFBS)
 3-1  2 -2- 30  Duncan was walked intentionally (IIII)
 3-1  2 12- 12  Rodriguez,Ro struck out (BCFS)
 
**************  Top of the 5th inning, Royals batting
 3-1  0 --- 30  Kirkpatrick walked (BBBB)
 3-1  0 1-- 31  Otis grounded a single up the middle, Kirkpatrick to 
                  second (BCBBX)
 3-1  0 12- 12  Oliver,B homered deep down the left-field line, 
                  Kirkpatrick scored, Otis scored (CFBX)
 6-1  0 --- 01  Piniella grounded out to second (FX)
 6-1  1 --- 22  Alcaraz grounded a single between third and short (BFFBX)
 6-1  1 1-- 10  Severson popped out to first (BX)
 6-1  2 1-- 10  Rodriguez,E grounded out to third (1BX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 5th inning, A's batting
 6-1  0 --- 00  Alou,F grounded a double down the third base line (X)
 6-1  0 -2- 10  Monday grounded out to short (BX)
 6-1  1 -2- 12  Pena,R struck out (BCCFS)
 6-1  2 -2- 30  Johnson,BW walked (BBBB)
 6-1  2 12- 22  Mincher lined out to center (CBBCX)
 
**************  Top of the 6th inning, Royals batting
 6-1  0 --- 22  Butler grounded out to second (BSCBX)
 6-1  1 --- 00  Spriggs grounded out to first (X)
 6-1  2 --- 12  Kirkpatrick grounded out to the mound (BFFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 6th inning, A's batting
 6-1  0 --- 30  Green walked (BBBB)
 6-1  0 1-- 32  Jackson,R flied out to center (BFBCBX)
 6-1  1 1-- 12  Duncan grounded a single up the middle, Green to second 
                  (1CBCFX)
                Rudi pinch hitting for Rodriguez,Ro
 6-1  1 12- 11  Rudi homered deep to center, Green scored, Duncan scored 
                  (BSX)
                Wright,K now pitching
 6-4  1 --- 00  Alou,F doubled deep to left center (X)
 6-4  1 -2- 30  Monday was walked intentionally (IIII)
 6-4  1 12- 30  Pena,R grounded into a double play, Severson to Alcaraz 
                  to Kirkpatrick (BBBX)
 
**************  Top of the 7th inning, Royals batting
                Fingers now pitching
 6-4  0 --- 00  Otis grounded a single between third and short (X)
 6-4  0 1-- 00  Otis was caught stealing second after being picked off 
                  first by Fingers (1)
 6-4  1 --- 10  Oliver,B flied out to right (1.BX)
 6-4  2 --- 01  Piniella grounded out to second (FX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 7th inning, A's batting
 6-4  0 --- 22  Johnson,BW grounded out to third (FCBBX)
 6-4  1 --- 32  Mincher lined a single to right (BCFBBX)
 6-4  1 1-- 11  Green lined out to right (BCX)
 6-4  2 1-- 32  Jackson,R walked, Mincher to second (CSBBB>F>B)
                Keough now playing left field
                Fitzmorris now pitching
 6-4  2 12- 22  Duncan struck out (CBBSFS)
 
**************  Top of the 8th inning, Royals batting
 6-4  0 --- 01  Alcaraz grounded out to short (FX)
 6-4  1 --- 10  Severson popped out to third (BX)
 6-4  2 --- 11  Rodriguez,E flied out to left (CBX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 8th inning, A's batting
                Francona,T pinch hitting for Fingers
 6-4  0 --- 02  Francona,T flied out to right (CFX)
 6-4  1 --- 00  Alou,F reached on an infield single to the pitcher (X)
                Drabowsky,M now pitching
 6-4  1 1-- 22  Monday struck out (BSCBS)
 6-4  2 1-- 21  Pena,R flied out to center (CBBX)
 
**************  Top of the 9th inning, Royals batting
                Lindblad now pitching
 6-4  0 --- 21  Keough tripled deep to right center (BBCX)
 6-4  0 --3 00  Spriggs grounded out to third (X)
 6-4  1 --3 22  Kirkpatrick struck out (FBCBFS)
 6-4  2 --3 12  Otis grounded out to third (BCSFFFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 9th inning, A's batting
 6-4  0 --- 01  Johnson,BW grounded out to first (CX)
 6-4  1 --- 32  Mincher struck out (FBFBBS)
 6-4  2 --- 30  Green walked (BBBB)
 6-4  2 1-- 10  Jackson,R grounded out to first (BX)