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Hipolito Pichardo from the Chronology
Apr 23, 1999 - Royals P Hipolito Pichardo undergoes right elbow surgery which will keep him out the rest of the season.
Jul 29, 1995 - At Kauffman Stadium the Royals top the Tigers 5-4 on Jon Nunnally's HR in the 16th inning KC's first extra-base hit in the game following 21 singles including 5 by OF Vince Coleman. The AL record is 26 set by the Brewers in 1992. Nine players hit in the 9th slot including winning P Hipolito Pichardo who bats twice and pitches 5 hitless innings. He is the 1st Royals' pitcher to go to the plate since Mark Littell in 1977 though IF David Howard who tossed 2 innings in '94 batted while pitching. Four relievers hold the Tigers hitless over the last 9.2 innings.
Jul 21, 1992 - Royals rookie P Hipolito Pichardo hurls a one-hitter against the Red Sox defeating Boston by a score of 8-0. Luis Rivera's double in the 6th inning is the only safety.