Season Information
Team Name
1978 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
92-70 (.568)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 4 / 6
Runs For/Against
743 / 634   Diff: +109
Playoffs
Lost ALCS (Yankees)
Playoff Series
Lost ALCS (Yankees)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs NYA (L 3-1)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
6
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1969-2019
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1978 Batting Statistics

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  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • 22-under
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  • Hitters
  • Pitchers
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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    11Hal McRaeDH32R14---L - S - E15662390170395167217851626111615.273.329.429.75869226760.252.156.2777.378.961.2238.92.3135.3
    15Darrell PorterC26L9---L - S - E1505207713827618780575752141413.265.358.444.80260223151.313.179.27812.4612.461.0028.92.9937.0
    5George Brett3B25L8---L - S - E12851079150458962237393513566.294.342.467.80955823862.280.173.2996.996.270.9056.71.6141.3
    26Amos OtisOF31R14---L - S - E14148674145307229632866544110710.298.380.525.90556725559.412.227.29311.649.520.8222.13.8840.7
    18Al CowensOF26R10---L - S - E132485631332485631463154611137.274.319.388.70753418837.194.114.2935.8110.111.7497.00.9427.8
    20Frank White2B27R8---L - S - E143461661272467501310265939212.275.317.399.71650118437.187.124.3025.1911.782.2765.91.4029.1
    2Freddie PatekSS33R13---L - S - E138440541092312463811425619416.248.312.318.63049614026.227.070.2778.4711.291.33220.00.4023.9
    9Clint HurdleOF-1B20L4---L - S - E1334174811025575613568411616.264.348.398.74648116637.264.134.31011.6417.461.5059.61.4633.6
    8Pete LaCock1B26L9---L - S - E118322449521254810212701328.295.335.419.75434713528.193.124.3076.057.781.2964.41.4429.5
    25Tom PoquetteOF26L9---L - S - E802041644924302014902616.216.259.338.5972266915.201.122.2036.193.980.6451.01.7734.1
    6Willie WilsonOF22B5---L - S - E1271984343820164612163325202.217.280.278.5582235510.313.061.2577.1714.802.060.00.0023.3
    12John Wathan1B28R8---L - S - E6719019571012282131243315.300.320.395.7152037513.116.095.3071.485.914.0095.00.9922.8
    3Steve BraunOF30L11---L - S - E64137163610101432281601111.263.386.350.7361674811.299.087.29516.779.580.570.00.0030.6
    1Jerry Terrell2B-3B31R10---L - S - E73133142710088441309104.203.225.211.436147281.068.008.2232.728.843.250.00.003.7
    30U.L. WashingtonSS24B6---L - S - E6912910342109126102002102.264.314.295.609142383.155.031.3097.0414.082.000.00.008.8
    19Joe ZdebOF25R2---L - S - E601271832230113071805202.252.287.315.602141405.142.063.2884.9612.772.570.00.0015.6
    10Jamie Quirk3B23L7---L - S - E1729362002005400000.207.324.276.6003482.241.069.24014.7111.760.800.00.0033.3
    10Joe LahoudOF-DH31L13---L - S - E1316020000000100000.125.125.125.2501620.000.000.1330.006.250.000.00.000.0
    31Dave Cripe3B27R2---L - S - E713120001000200000.154.154.154.3081320.000.000.1820.0015.380.000.00.000.0
    21Art KusnyerC32R11---L - S - E913131012002400000.231.333.538.8711572.462.307.25013.3326.672.0013.06.6766.7
    17Luis SilverioOF21R2---L - S - E811762103112301000.545.615.9091.52414103.545.364.75014.2921.431.500.00.0050.0
    37Jim GaudetC23R2---L - S - E38000000000300000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    7Randy Bass1B24L7---L - S - E22000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Team Totals183854747431469305599869521684498644305572---95.268.329.399.72861292186462.246.131.2858.1310.511.2955.91.6031.5
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1978 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    22Dennis LeonardST27R7---L - S - E21173.334040204000294.2283125109277818312091.238.640.822.385.593.822.35.553
    34Paul SplittorffST31L11---L - S - E19133.403938132010262.0244113992260763031.168.380.762.062.613.881.27.594
    32Larry GuraST/R30L10---L - S - E1642.72352682190221.218373671360811141.107.430.532.443.292.961.35.800
    38Rich GaleST24R4---L - S - E1483.09313093010192.1171786610100885031.418.000.474.684.123.650.88.636
    29Doug BirdR/ST28R10---L - S - E665.29406001334198.21106358831489221.4310.030.732.834.385.751.55.500
    33Marty PattinR/ST35R14---L - S - E333.32325201227478.2724129825301021.238.240.922.863.434.691.20.500
    39Al HraboskyCL28L10---L - S - E872.885800047582075.0522424635602111.166.240.724.207.202.881.71.533
    23Steve MingoriRel34L14---L - S - E142.74450002145769.0642521516281031.168.350.652.093.653.261.75.200
    16Andy HasslerST26L9---L - S - E144.321191012058.1763628124263121.7111.730.153.704.015.551.08.200
    48Jim ColbornR/ST32R12---L - S - E124.76830015028.131181541280021.529.851.273.812.545.720.67.333
    28,31Randy McGilberryRel24R2---L - S - E014.2118000918025.2271612218120001.759.470.706.314.215.610.67.000
    40Steve BusbyST/R28R8---L - S - E107.59750012021.1241818215100121.8310.130.846.334.227.590.671.000
    43Bill PaschallCL24R3---L - S - E013.3820001218.06330050010.756.750.000.005.633.380.00.000
    35George ThroopRel27R3---L - S - E100.0010000103.02000320001.676.000.009.006.000.000.671.000
    16Steve FoucaultRel28R6---L - S - E003.8630002302.15110100002.5719.290.003.860.003.860.00.000
    Team Totals92703.443701625311109208331,439.01350634550108478657376341.278.440.682.994.113.971.37.568
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1978 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CDarrell Porter14500.060862810678670.9884.600.0089.596.71
    CJohn Wathan2100.0786208684.9774.000.0013.031.32
    CArt Kusnyer900.0323203735.9463.900.005.6100.03
    CJim Gaudet300.0141101615.9385.000.001.9100.04
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BPete LaCock10600.070039567744739.9937.000.0065.489.81
    1BClint Hurdle5200.041225647443437.9868.400.0032.139.12
    1BJohn Wathan4700.0307220203293291.0007.000.0029.070.13
    1BJerry Terrell500.02240226261.0005.200.003.16.84
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BFrank White14000.03253851696726710.9785.100.0086.497.91
    2BJerry Terrell3100.028390667671.0002.200.0019.142.52
    2BU.L. Washington1900.032371107069.9863.600.0011.727.53
    2BJoe Zdeb100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.74
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BGeorge Brett12800.01042891625409393.9613.100.0079.0100.01
    3BJerry Terrell2500.02140246361.9682.400.0015.434.22
    3BSteve Braun1100.0118222119.9051.700.006.817.23
    3BJamie Quirk1000.01015212725.9262.500.006.258.84
    3BDave Cripe500.01100221.0000.400.003.171.45
    3BAl Cowens500.0510111615.9383.000.003.13.85
    3BClint Hurdle100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.87
    3BJoe Zdeb100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.77
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSFreddie Patek13700.02403503284622590.9494.300.0084.699.31
    SSU.L. Washington4900.0475588110102.9272.100.0030.271.02
    SSJerry Terrell1100.01720233937.9493.400.006.815.13
    SSJamie Quirk200.01100221.0001.000.001.211.84
    SSGeorge Brett100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.85
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFAmos Otis13600.0382921393391.9952.900.0084.096.51
    OFAl Cowens12700.02751035288285.9902.200.0078.496.22
    OFWillie Wilson11200.0171642181177.9781.600.0069.188.23
    OFClint Hurdle7800.0132561143137.9581.800.0048.158.64
    OFTom Poquette6300.0144570156149.9552.400.0038.978.85
    OFJoe Zdeb5200.0652307067.9571.300.0032.186.76
    OFSteve Braun3300.0521205553.9641.600.0020.451.67
    OFLuis Silverio600.0501065.8330.800.003.775.08
    OFHal McRae300.03100441.0001.300.001.91.99
    OFJoe Lahoud100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.710
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PAl Hrabosky58075.0390112121.0000.200.1635.8100.01
    PSteve Mingori45069.0313101716.9410.400.2327.8100.02
    PDennis Leonard400294.21643126059.9831.500.2024.7100.03
    PDoug Bird40098.26130019191.0000.500.1924.7100.03
    PPaul Splittorff390262.01845246563.9691.600.2424.1100.05
    PLarry Gura350221.21344125857.9831.600.2621.6100.06
    PMarty Pattin32078.23402771.0000.200.0919.8100.07
    PRich Gale310192.1326413329.8790.900.1519.1100.08
    PRandy McGilberry18025.22630118.7270.400.3211.1100.09
    PAndy Hassler11058.137211210.8330.900.176.8100.010
    PJim Colborn8028.128101110.9091.300.364.9100.011
    PSteve Busby7021.1051065.8330.700.244.3100.012
    PSteve Foucault302.10100111.0000.300.481.9100.013
    PBill Paschall208.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.014
    PGeorge Throop103.00100111.0001.000.330.6100.015
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHHal McRae15300.0000000.0000.000.0094.498.11
    DHWillie Wilson600.0000000.0000.000.003.74.72
    DHDarrell Porter400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.73
    DHLuis Silverio200.0000000.0000.000.001.225.04
    DHAl Cowens200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.54
    DHTom Poquette100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.36
    DHJamie Quirk100.0000000.0000.000.000.65.96
    DHJoe Lahoud100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.76
    DHClint Hurdle100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.86
    DHU.L. Washington100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.46
    DHAmos Otis100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.76
    DHJoe Zdeb100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.76
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.