Season Information
Team Name
1997 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
Central
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
67-94 (.416)   GBL: -19
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 13 / 27
Runs For/Against
747 / 820   Diff: -73
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
22
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
9
Years Active
1969-2020
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1997 Batting Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    28Jay BellSS31R145.0L - S - E15357389167283219210671101439213.291.368.461.82966026452.300.170.31710.7615.301.4227.33.1831.1
    7Jeff King1B32R122.5L - S - E15554384129301281121658996211249.238.341.451.79264724559.398.213.23413.7614.841.0819.44.3345.7
    44Chili DavisDH37B203.8L - S - E1404777113320030906385961041615.279.386.509.89556724350.415.230.29014.9916.931.1315.95.2937.6
    18Johnny DamonCF-LF23L60.2L - S - E146472701301288481610427036123.275.338.386.72452418228.212.111.3098.0213.361.6759.01.5321.5
    30Jose Offerman2B28B101.6L - S - E10642459126236239910416406035.297.359.394.75347116731.191.097.3468.7013.591.56212.00.4224.6
    42Tom GoodwinCF28L91.1L - S - E973675110013422234101951211105.272.311.346.65740012719.191.074.3114.7512.752.68183.50.5019.0
    1Bip RobertsLF33B162.0L - S - E9734644107172136153215311326.309.348.379.72737213120.165.070.3595.6514.252.52346.00.2718.7
    24Jermaine DyeRF23R50.2L - S - E75263266214072221175111106.236.284.369.6532839721.202.133.2676.0118.023.0037.62.4733.9
    15Mike MacFarlaneC33R130.9L - S - E82257346114283502244763134.237.316.401.71729110324.249.164.2618.2516.151.9632.12.7539.3
    12Craig Paquette3B28R90.3L - S - E772522658151833221057212013.230.263.393.6562679924.202.163.2653.7521.355.7031.53.0041.4
    29Mike SweeneyC23R70.2L - S - E8424030588073132173361208.242.306.363.6692668715.196.121.2526.3912.411.9434.32.6325.9
    39Yamil BenitezLF-RF25R80.2L - S - E5319122517182122104912002.267.307.440.7472048416.225.173.3214.9024.024.9023.93.9231.4
    16Dean Palmer3B28R124.8L - S - E49187235210193112155020203.278.335.487.8222069120.283.209.3317.2824.273.3320.84.3738.5
    6David Howard2B-RF30B110.8L - S - E8016224398111322103113111.241.287.321.6081775210.142.080.2905.6517.513.10162.00.5625.6
    14,16Scott Cooper3B29L120.4L - S - E7515912326131511173222204.201.283.308.5911824910.214.107.2309.3417.581.8853.01.6531.2
    31Joe VitielloRF-LF27R70.2L - S - E5113011316051800143720012.238.322.400.7221465211.269.162.2959.5925.342.6426.03.4235.5
    43Shane Halter2B-RF27R70.2L - S - E7412316345121043102824001.276.341.382.723139478.195.106.3447.1920.142.8061.51.4423.5
    31Rod MyersLF-RF24L70.2L - S - E311011426702940172212002.257.370.386.756121399.337.129.31214.0518.181.2950.51.6534.6
    2Jed Hansen2B24R40.2L - S - E349411296111432132912102.309.394.426.820111408.266.117.43111.7126.132.2394.00.9027.6
    22Larry Sutton1B27L60.2L - S - E276992020280051201000.290.338.406.74475284.188.116.3276.6716.002.4034.52.6720.0
    26Sal FasanoC25R50.2L - S - E13384820110011200001.211.231.342.57339133.158.131.2802.5630.7712.0038.02.5637.5
    2Tim SpehrC30R100.3L - S - E17353600120021210000.171.237.257.4943891.143.086.2275.2631.586.0035.02.6316.7
    36Felix MartinezSS23B50.2L - S - E1631371103006801001.226.351.323.67438102.290.097.30415.7921.051.330.00.0028.6
    22Jon NunnallyRF25L60.2L - S - E1329870114005700000.241.353.414.76734122.345.173.28614.7120.591.4029.02.9428.6
    36Ryan LongRF24R70.2L - S - E69220002000310000.222.300.222.5221020.000.000.3330.0030.000.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    63Andy StewartC26R80.2L - S - E58121000000000001.250.250.375.625831.125.125.2500.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    17Kevin AppierP29R14.8L - S - E36000000000500000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0083.330.000.00.000.0
    41Tim BelcherP35R82.3L - S - E26000000000100001.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    53Glendon RuschP22L10.2L - S - E23000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    50Jose RosadoP22L10.2L - S - E22000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    34Jim PittsleyP23R10.2L - S - E12011000000100000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.5001.0000.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    Team Totals17665599747147825635158711130665611061425142---108.264.333.407.74062952278449.255.143.2998.9116.851.8935.42.5130.4
    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)

    1997 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    17Kevin AppierST29R114.8L - S - E9133.40343441000235.22159689247419614141.238.210.922.837.493.672.65.409
    41Tim BelcherST35R142.3L - S - E13125.02323231000213.124212811931701137151.4610.211.312.954.775.401.61.520
    50Jose RosadoST22L40.2L - S - E9124.69333320000203.120811710626731294241.389.211.153.235.715.181.77.429
    53Glendon RuschST22L50.2L - S - E695.50302710030170.120611110428521160171.5110.881.482.756.135.862.23.400
    34Jim PittsleyST23R60.2L - S - E585.46212100000112.012072681554523061.559.641.214.344.185.790.96.385
    27Ricky BonesST/R28R120.4L - S - E475.97211110210078.110259521025361051.6211.721.152.874.146.781.44.364
    21Jeff MontgomeryCL35R152.3L - S - E143.495500037551459.1532423918485001.208.041.372.737.283.642.67.200
    35Hipolito PichardoCL27R100.8L - S - E354.224700026471149.0512423724342111.539.371.294.416.244.411.42.375
    57Jamie WalkerRel25L60.2L - S - E335.44500001550043.0462826620242031.539.631.264.195.025.861.20.500
    48Gregg OlsonRel30R100.4L - S - E433.02340001334141.2391814317281011.348.420.653.676.053.891.65.571
    51Randy VeresRel31R130.2L - S - E403.3124000724135.136171347284031.229.171.021.787.134.334.001.000
    58Hector CarrascoRel27R100.6L - S - E165.45280001128034.2292121416308041.307.531.044.157.795.451.88.143
    45Larry CasianRel31L110.4L - S - E025.0632000632026.232151556161001.4210.801.692.025.405.062.67.000
    33Chris HaneyR/ST28L81.7L - S - E124.38830015024.229161215161021.3810.580.361.825.845.843.20.333
    52Mike PerezRel32R120.2L - S - E203.5416000416020.1158828171011.136.640.893.547.523.542.131.000
    56Matt WhisenantRel26L80.2L - S - E102.8424000324019.01576012163031.427.110.005.687.583.321.331.000
    46Scott ServiceRel30R120.2L - S - E034.7612000112017.0179915190001.299.000.532.6510.064.763.80.000
    57Brian BevilRel25R70.2L - S - E126.61180001118116.116131219132011.538.820.554.967.167.161.44.333
    46Mike WilliamsRel28R80.2L - S - E026.4310000410114.020111018100012.0012.860.645.146.437.071.25.000
    45Jason JacomeRel26L70.2L - S - E009.4570000706.213772530012.7017.552.706.754.059.450.60.000
    49Mitch WilliamsRel32L160.2L - S - E0110.8070004706.2118827102002.7014.852.709.4513.5010.801.43.000
    38Jim ConverseRel25R70.2L - S - E003.6030001305.04222530001.807.203.609.005.403.600.60.000
    49Jose SantiagoRel22R40.2L - S - E001.9340003404.27210210011.9313.500.003.861.933.860.50.000
    56Allen McDillRel25L60.2L - S - E0013.5030001304.03661820012.756.752.2518.004.5013.500.25.000
    52Roland De La MazaRel25R50.2L - S - E004.5010000102.01111111001.004.504.504.504.504.501.00.000
    UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    Team Totals67944.71554161112150393291,443.01530820755186531961626541.439.541.163.315.995.111.81.416
    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))

    1997 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CMike MacFarlane8100.04392043463459.9915.700.0050.398.81
    CMike Sweeney7600.042531313459456.9936.000.0047.290.52
    CTim Spehr1700.07870185851.0005.000.0010.6100.03
    CSal Fasano1200.0533125756.9824.700.007.592.34
    CAndy Stewart400.01010011111.0002.800.002.580.05
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BJeff King15000.01217147513513691364.9969.100.0093.296.81
    1BLarry Sutton1200.09280111001001.0008.300.007.544.42
    1BScott Cooper800.02710428281.0003.500.005.010.73
    1BJoe Vitiello100.08001881.0008.000.000.62.04
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BJose Offerman10100.0201254964464455.9814.500.0062.795.31
    2BDavid Howard3400.06581425150146.9734.300.0021.142.52
    2BJed Hansen3100.05677116134133.9934.300.0019.391.23
    2BShane Halter1800.016220538381.0002.100.0011.224.34
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BCraig Paquette7200.0451291215186174.9352.400.0044.793.51
    3BDean Palmer4800.0278298118109.9242.300.0029.898.02
    3BScott Cooper3900.021540475751.0001.900.0024.252.03
    3BShane Halter1200.01400551.0000.400.007.516.24
    3BBip Roberts1000.03120115151.0001.500.006.210.35
    3BDavid Howard700.0310211513.8671.900.004.38.86
    3BJay Bell400.02703991.0002.300.002.52.67
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSJay Bell14900.022744310102680670.9854.500.0092.597.41
    SSFelix Martinez1200.01722174039.9753.300.007.575.02
    SSDavid Howard900.0615152221.9552.300.005.611.33
    SSShane Halter500.0913132322.9574.400.003.16.84
    LF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    LFBip Roberts8200.0142330148145.9801.800.0050.984.51
    LFJohnny Damon4800.0690107069.9861.400.0029.832.92
    LFYamil Benitez3100.0590306259.9521.900.0019.358.53
    LFJoe Vitiello1200.0170101817.9441.400.007.523.54
    LFRod Myers1200.02000020201.0001.700.007.538.74
    LFShane Halter1000.05100661.0000.600.006.213.56
    LFDavid Howard500.04000441.0000.800.003.16.37
    LFCraig Paquette400.06101771.0001.800.002.55.28
    LFLarry Sutton100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.79
    LFRyan Long100.01000111.0001.000.000.616.79
    LFJermaine Dye100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.39
    LFJon Nunnally100.01000111.0001.000.000.67.79
    CF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CFTom Goodwin9600.0232310236235.9962.400.0059.699.01
    CFJohnny Damon6500.0155120158156.9872.400.0040.444.52
    CFShane Halter900.01700017171.0001.900.005.612.23
    CFRod Myers900.0190102019.9502.100.005.629.03
    CFDavid Howard200.04000441.0002.000.001.22.55
    CFBip Roberts200.04200661.0003.000.001.22.15
    RF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    RFJermaine Dye7500.0164763177171.9662.300.0046.6100.01
    RFJohnny Damon4700.099413104103.9902.200.0029.232.22
    RFYamil Benitez2200.0520105352.9812.400.0013.741.53
    RFShane Halter1700.01500015151.0000.900.0010.623.04
    RFDavid Howard1700.01430017171.0001.000.0010.621.34
    RFJoe Vitiello1600.03100031311.0001.900.009.931.46
    RFRod Myers1000.01510016161.0001.600.006.232.37
    RFJon Nunnally800.01100011111.0001.400.005.061.58
    RFRyan Long400.06000661.0001.500.002.566.79
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PJeff Montgomery55059.11050015151.0000.300.2534.2100.01
    PJamie Walker50043.0560111111.0000.200.2631.1100.02
    PHipolito Pichardo47049.08120220201.0000.400.4129.2100.03
    PKevin Appier340235.22417134241.9761.200.1721.1100.04
    PGregg Olson34041.2441098.8890.200.1921.1100.04
    PJose Rosado330203.11124123635.9721.100.1720.5100.06
    PLarry Casian32026.21500661.0000.200.2319.9100.07
    PTim Belcher320213.123220145451.0001.400.2119.9100.07
    PGlendon Rusch300170.18130121211.0000.700.1218.6100.09
    PHector Carrasco28034.22600881.0000.300.2317.4100.010
    PRandy Veres24035.1061076.8570.300.1714.9100.011
    PMatt Whisenant24019.0031143.7500.100.1614.9100.011
    PJim Pittsley210112.0610101716.9410.800.1413.0100.013
    PRicky Bones21078.1811112019.9500.900.2413.0100.013
    PBrian Bevil18016.11000111.0000.100.0611.2100.015
    PMike Perez16020.13300661.0000.400.309.9100.016
    PScott Service12017.00100111.0000.100.067.5100.017
    PMike Williams10014.01100221.0000.200.146.2100.018
    PChris Haney8024.2161087.8750.900.295.0100.019
    PJason Jacome706.21501661.0000.900.974.3100.020
    PMitch Williams706.2000000.0000.000.004.3100.020
    PJose Santiago404.2000000.0000.000.002.5100.022
    PJim Converse305.01000111.0000.300.201.9100.023
    PAllen McDill304.00100111.0000.300.251.9100.023
    PRoland De La Maza102.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.025
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHChili Davis13300.0000000.0000.000.0082.695.01
    DHJoe Vitiello1200.0000000.0000.000.007.523.52
    DHDavid Howard500.0000000.0000.000.003.16.33
    DHJohnny Damon500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.43
    DHScott Cooper500.0000000.0000.000.003.16.73
    DHShane Halter400.0000000.0000.000.002.55.46
    DHMike Sweeney300.0000000.0000.000.001.93.67
    DHLarry Sutton300.0000000.0000.000.001.911.17
    DHFelix Martinez200.0000000.0000.000.001.212.59
    DHJeff King200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.39
    DHDean Palmer100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.011
    DHRyan Long100.0000000.0000.000.000.616.711
    DHAndy Stewart100.0000000.0000.000.000.620.011
    DHJose Offerman100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.911
    DHSal Fasano100.0000000.0000.000.000.67.711
    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.