Season Information
Team Name
1972 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
76-78 (.494)   GBL: -16.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 8 / 14
Runs For/Against
580 / 545   Diff: +35
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jamie Quirk (1-18)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
19
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1969-2019
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1972 Kansas City Royals Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    36Ted Abernathy3914P6-4215RR1933-03-06Stanley,NC
    MLB1955-19721952-19720.000US
    39Norm Angelini241P5-11175LL1947-09-24San Francisco,CA
    1967-  8- 144-NYA
    MLB1972-19731969-19810.000US
    22Tom Burgmeier285P-OF5-11185LL1943-08-02St. Paul,MN
    1961-  0-   0-HOU
    MLB1968-19841962-19840.000US
    40Steve Busby221P6-2205RR1949-09-29Burbank,CA
    1971-  2-  39-KCA
    MLB1972-19801971-19800.000US
    43Bruce Dalcanton306P6-2205RR1942-06-15California,PA
    1966-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1967-19771966-19780.000US
    41Dick Drago274P6-1190RR1945-06-25Toledo,OH
    1964-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1969-19811965-19810.000US
    23Al Fitzmorris264P6-2190BR1946-03-21Buffalo,NY
    1965-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1969-19781965-19790.000US
    15Bobby Floyd285SS-2B6-0181RR1943-10-20Hawthorne,CA
    1964-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1968-19741964-19810.000US
    2Ron Hansen3415SS-3B6-3200RR1938-04-05Oxford,NE
    MLB1958-19721958-19720.000US
    32Mike Hedlund256P6-1190RR1946-08-11Dallas,TX
    1964-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1965-19721964-19720.000US
    18Gail Hopkins2951B-DH5-10200LR1943-02-19Tulsa,OK
    1965-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1968-19741965-19740.000US
    30Steve Hovley274OF-DH5-10188LL1944-12-18Ventura,CA
    1966- 35- 665-CAL
    MLB1969-19731965-19730.000US
    25Mike Jackson263P6-3190LL1946-03-27Paterson,NJ
    1964-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1970-19731964-19730.000US
    16Joe Keough265OF-1B6-0185LL1946-01-07Pomona,CA
    1965-  2-  21-KC1
    MLB1968-19731966-19730.000US
    8Ed Kirkpatrick2711OF-C5-11195LR1944-10-08Spokane,WA
    1962-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1962-19771962-19780.000US
    19Bobby Knoop3392B-3B6-1170RR1938-10-18Sioux City,IA
    1956-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1964-19721964-19720.000US
    12Jerry May289C6-2195RR1943-12-14Staunton,VA
    1961-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1964-19731961-19730.000US
    7John Mayberry2351B-DH6-3220LL1949-02-18Detroit,MI
    1967-  1-   6-HOU
    MLB1968-19821967-19820.000US
    20Monty Montgomery252P6-3200RR1946-09-01Albemarle,NC
    1968-  9- 204-KCA
    MLB1971-19721968-19720.000US
    29Tom Murphy265P6-3185RR1945-12-30Cleveland,OH
    1967-  1-   6-CAL
    MLB1968-19791967-19790.000US
    35Roger Nelson286P6-3205RR1944-06-07Altadena,CA
    1968-  6- 129-MON
    MLB1967-19761963-19790.000US
    33Bob Oliver2951B-OF6-2215RR1943-02-08Shreveport,LA
    1963-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1965-19751963-19780.000US
    26Amos Otis255OF-DH5-11166RR1947-04-26Mobile,AL
    1965-  5-  95-BOS
    MLB1967-19841965-19840.000US
    17Dennis Paepke273C-OF6-0202RR1945-04-17Long Beach,CA
    1964-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1969-19741969-19740.000US
    37Freddie Patek275SS-2B5-5148RR1944-10-09Seguin,TX
    1965- 22- 421-PIT
    MLB1968-19811966-19810.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Lou Piniella286OF-DH6-2199RR1943-08-28Tampa,FL
    1962-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1964-19841963-19840.000US
    1Cookie Rojas33112B-OF5-10170RR1939-03-06Havana,CU
    1956-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1962-19771956-19770.000CU
    25Jim Rooker295P-OF6-0201RL1942-09-23Lakeview,OR
    1960-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1968-19801962-19800.000US
    10Paul Schaal2993B-2B5-11180RR1943-03-03Pittsburgh,PA
    1962-  0-   0-ANA
    MLB1964-19741962-19740.000US
    5Richie Scheinblum296OF-DH6-1180BR1942-11-05New York,NY
    1964-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1965-19741964-19740.000US
    34Paul Splittorff253P6-3210LL1946-10-08Evansville,IN
    1968- 25- 575-KCA
    MLB1970-19841968-19840.000US
    14Carl Taylor285C-OF6-2207RR1944-01-20Sarasota,FL
    1962-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1968-19731962-19730.000US
    6Jim Wohlford211OF-DH5-11175RR1951-02-28Visalia,CA
    1970-  3-  61-KCA
    MLB1972-19861970-19870.000US
    28Ken Wright253P6-2210RR1946-09-04Pensacola,FL
    1964-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1970-19741964-19810.000US
    34 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system