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1970 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  65-97   .401
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bob Lemon, Charlie Metro
General Manager:   Cedric Tallis
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  693,047
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ted Abernathy (37)
Youngest Player:  Buck Martinez (21)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Amos Otis (10)
Top Pitcher:  Bob Johnson (12)
Top Draft Pick:  Rex Goodson (#8)

Roster Continuity:  81.09%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Minnesota9864.605--
Oakland8973.5499.0
California8676.53112.0
KC Royals6597.40133.0
Milwaukee6597.40133.0
Chi White Sox56106.34642.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-04-07vs OAK1L  4-60-1518,127 Wally BunkerBlue Moon OdomBlue Moon OdomWally BunkerRollie Fingers46-2
1970-04-08vs OAK2W  2-01-138,668 Dick DragoCatfish HunterDick DragoCatfish Hunter 660
1970-04-09vs OAK3W  3-12-137,529 Bill ButlerChuck DobsonBill ButlerChuck DobsonDave Morehead972
1970-04-10vs CAL4L  7-112-238,379 Roger NelsonClyde WrightClyde WrightRoger NelsonMel Queen1618-2
1970-04-11vs CAL5L  3-62-339,434 Wally BunkerAndy MessersmithAndy MessersmithWally BunkerPaul Doyle1924-5
1970-04-12vs CAL6L  5-72-4413,078 Dick DragoTom MurphyEddie FisherDick Drago 2431-7
1970-04-16@ MIL7W  8-63-447,110Bill ButlerLew KrausseBill ButlerLew KrausseMoe Drabowsky3237-5
1970-04-17@ CAL8W  7-54-4424,154Dave MoreheadTom MurphyDave MoreheadTom MurphyJim Rooker3942-3
1970-04-18@ CAL9L  1-74-5410,094Wally BunkerClyde WrightClyde WrightWally Bunker 4049-9
1970-04-19@ CAL10W  4-15-5311,643Dick DragoAndy MessersmithJim RookerMel Queen 4450-6
1970-04-20@ OAK11W  4-26-532,631Bill ButlerBlue Moon OdomMike HedlundDiego Segui 4852-4
1970-04-21@ OAK12L  3-46-632,635Dave MoreheadCatfish HunterCatfish HunterJim Rooker 5156-5
1970-04-22@ OAK13L  1-26-745,277Wally BunkerAl DowningAl DowningWally Bunker 5258-6
1970-04-24vs BAL14L  5-76-849,011 Dick DragoMike CuellarJim HardinMike HedlundPete Richert5765-8
1970-04-25vs BAL15L  3-96-9410,311 Bill ButlerJim PalmerJim PalmerBill ButlerEddie Watt6074-14
1970-04-26vs BAL16L  9-106-10517,695 Dave MoreheadDave McNallyDick HallAl FitzmorrisPete Richert6984-15
1970-04-28vs DET17L  3-86-1157,237 Wally BunkerJoe NiekroJoe NiekroWally Bunker 7292-20
1970-04-29vs DET18L  2-86-1256,165 Dick DragoMike KilkennyMike KilkennyDick DragoFred Lasher74100-26
1970-04-30vs DET19W  3-27-1256,237 Bill ButlerMickey LolichKen WrightFred Lasher 77102-25
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-05-01vs CLE20L  5-77-1356,365 Dave MoreheadDean ChancePhil HenniganMoe DrabowskyDennis Higgins82109-27
1970-05-02vs CLE21W  4-38-1358,016 Bob JohnsonSam McDowellMike HedlundBob Miller 86112-26
1970-05-03vs CLE22L  3-68-1458,808 Jim RookerBarry MooreBarry MooreJim RookerRich Hand89118-29
1970-05-05@ BAL23L  3-78-1554,614Dick DragoTom PhoebusTom PhoebusDick Drago 92125-33
1970-05-06@ BAL24L  1-38-1655,080Bill ButlerDave McNallyDave McNallyBill ButlerPete Richert93128-35
1970-05-07@ BAL25L  6-78-1755,063Dave MoreheadMike CuellarEddie WattMoe Drabowsky 99135-36
1970-05-08@ DET26W  9-39-17518,266Bob JohnsonMike KilkennyBob JohnsonMike Kilkenny 108138-30
1970-05-09@ DET27L  4-79-18511,274Jim RookerMickey LolichJohn HillerMike Hedlund 112145-33
1970-05-10@ DET28W  9-710-18531,546Dick DragoEarl WilsonAl FitzmorrisFred Lasher 121152-31
1970-05-13@ CLE29W  1-011-1853,028Bill ButlerBarry MooreAl FitzmorrisPhil HenniganKen Wright122152-30
1970-05-14@ MIN30L  2-511-1952,121Dave MoreheadLuis TiantTom HallDave Morehead 124157-33
1970-05-15@ CHA31L  3-911-2065,196Roger NelsonJoe HorlenJoe HorlenRoger Nelson 127166-39
1970-05-16@ CHA32L  1-611-2163,655Bob JohnsonTommy JohnTommy JohnBob Johnson 128172-44
1970-05-17@ CHA33W  3-213-2150Dick DragoGerry JaneskiAl FitzmorrisWilbur Wood 131174-43
1970-05-17@ CHA34W  8-413-21518,145Jim RookerBart JohnsonJim RookerWilbur Wood 139178-39
1970-05-18vs MIN35L  5-713-2258,560 Bill ButlerJim KaatBill ZeppMike HedlundRon Perranoski144185-41
1970-05-19vs MIN36L  4-513-2357,766 Dave MoreheadLuis TiantRon PerranoskiTom Burgmeier 148190-42
1970-05-20vs MIN37L  5-1013-2467,710 Bob JohnsonDave BoswellDave BoswellBob JohnsonTom Hall153200-47
1970-05-22vs MIL38W  6-314-2458,201 Dick DragoBobby BolinDick DragoBobby BolinAl Fitzmorris159203-44
1970-05-23vs MIL39W  3-115-2459,001 Jim RookerLew KrausseJim RookerLew Krausse 162204-42
1970-05-24vs MIL40W  6-516-24430,035 Bill ButlerJohn MorrisMoe DrabowskyGene Brabender 168209-41
1970-05-25vs CHA41W  7-117-2446,643 Dave MoreheadJerry CriderDave MoreheadJerry Crider 175210-35
1970-05-26vs CHA42L  1-317-2547,270 Bob JohnsonGerry JaneskiGerry JaneskiBob JohnsonWilbur Wood176213-37
1970-05-27vs CHA43W  4-318-25411,054 Dick DragoJoe HorlenDick DragoJoe HorlenMoe Drabowsky180216-36
1970-05-29@ WS244L  4-518-26419,214Jim RookerJoe ColemanJim ShellenbackWally Bunker 184221-37
1970-05-30@ WS245L  2-318-27411,982Bill ButlerDick BosmanDick BosmanBill ButlerDarold Knowles186224-38
1970-05-31@ WS246W  6-519-27423,889Dave MoreheadCasey CoxTom BurgmeierDarold KnowlesKen Wright192229-37
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-06-02@ NYA47L  2-319-2849,181Bob JohnsonFritz PetersonFritz PetersonBob JohnsonLindy McDaniel194232-38
1970-06-03@ NYA48L  3-519-2946,891Dick DragoMike KekichMike KekichDick DragoJack Aker197237-40
1970-06-04@ NYA49L  1-219-3046,510Jim RookerStan BahnsenLindy McDanielJim Rooker 198239-41
1970-06-05@ BOS50L  2-419-31419,412Bill ButlerMike NagyMike NagyBill ButlerVicente Romo200243-43
1970-06-07@ BOS51L  4-719-3350Dave MoreheadRay CulpLee StangeTom BurgmeierKen Brett204250-46
1970-06-07@ BOS52L  2-519-33530,434Bob JohnsonGary PetersVicente RomoAl FitzmorrisSparky Lyle206255-49
1970-06-09vs WS253W  8-120-3357,404 Dick DragoCasey CoxDick DragoCasey Cox 214256-42
1970-06-10vs WS254L  1-820-3457,258 Jim RookerJoe ColemanJoe ColemanJim Rooker 215264-49
1970-06-12vs NYA55L  0-520-3559,272 Dave MoreheadFritz PetersonFritz PetersonDave Morehead 215269-54
1970-06-13vs NYA56L  4-920-36516,406 Bob JohnsonMike KekichLindy McDanielKen Wright 219278-59
1970-06-14vs NYA57L  2-320-37512,332 Dick DragoStan BahnsenSteve HamiltonTom Burgmeier 221281-60
1970-06-15vs BOS58W  7-621-3757,324 Jim RookerMike NagyAurelio MonteagudoCal Koonce 228287-59
1970-06-16vs BOS59L  5-721-3857,666 Bill ButlerGary PetersGary PetersBill ButlerJose Santiago233294-61
1970-06-17vs BOS60L  1-321-3959,493 Dave MoreheadKen BrettKen BrettDave Morehead 234297-63
1970-06-19vs MIN61W  5-122-3958,571 Dick DragoBert BlylevenDick DragoBert Blyleven 239298-59
1970-06-20vs MIN62W  5-323-39510,016 Jim RookerDave BoswellJim RookerDave BoswellBob Johnson244301-57
1970-06-21vs MIN63L  2-1123-40410,864 Bill ButlerJim PerryJim PerryBill ButlerRon Perranoski246312-66
1970-06-22@ OAK64L  1-223-4153,815Dave MoreheadDiego SeguiBob LockerTom Burgmeier 247314-67
1970-06-23@ OAK65W  7-524-4155,273Dick DragoChuck DobsonDick DragoChuck DobsonBob Johnson254319-65
1970-06-24@ OAK66L  1-524-4245,737Jim RookerDarrell OsteenDarrell OsteenJim RookerMarcel Lachemann255324-69
1970-06-26vs CAL67L  4-524-4359,677 Bill ButlerRudy MaySteve KealeyBill ButlerEddie Fisher259329-70
1970-06-27vs CAL68W  2-025-4347,677 Dave MoreheadAndy MessersmithTom BurgmeierAndy MessersmithBob Johnson261329-68
1970-06-28vs CAL69L  1-226-4440 Jim RookerTom MurphyTom MurphyJim RookerKen Tatum262331-69
1970-06-28vs CAL70W  13-126-44413,386 Al FitzmorrisMel QueenAl FitzmorrisGreg GarrettKen Wright275332-57
1970-06-29@ MIN71L  4-526-45414,600Dick DragoJim PerryJim PerryDick DragoRon Perranoski279337-58
1970-06-30@ MIN72L  5-826-46411,809Don O'RileyJim KaatDick WoodsonBob JohnsonStan Williams284345-61
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-07-01@ MIN73L  1-226-47415,674Jim RookerBert BlylevenRon PerranoskiJim Rooker 285347-62
1970-07-02@ MIN74L  2-526-48420,044Al FitzmorrisTom HallTom HallAl FitzmorrisStan Williams287352-65
1970-07-03@ MIL75W  5-328-4840Dick DragoMarty PattinTed AbernathyBob Humphreys 292355-63
1970-07-03@ MIL76W  4-328-48429,661Bob JohnsonAl DowningBob JohnsonAl DowningTed Abernathy296358-62
1970-07-04@ MIL77W  8-629-4849,665Don O'RileyLew KrausseTed AbernathyDave Baldwin 304364-60
1970-07-05@ MIL78L  1-229-49410,323Bill ButlerSkip LockwoodSkip LockwoodBill Butler 305366-61
1970-07-06@ CAL79L  2-629-5047,476Jim RookerTom MurphyTom MurphyJim RookerEddie Fisher307372-65
1970-07-07@ CAL80W  4-330-5048,481Al FitzmorrisClyde WrightTed AbernathyEddie FisherBob Johnson311375-64
1970-07-08@ CAL81L  2-330-5147,733Dick DragoTom BradleyKen TatumTed Abernathy 313378-65
1970-07-10vs CHA82W  8-632-5140 Bob JohnsonGerry JaneskiBob JohnsonGerry JaneskiTed Abernathy321384-63
1970-07-10vs CHA83W  2-032-51412,463 Jim RookerBob MillerJim RookerBob Miller 323384-61
1970-07-11vs CHA84W  4-033-51410,494 Bill ButlerJoe HorlenBill ButlerJoe Horlen 327384-57
1970-07-12vs CHA85L  5-1033-52410,565 Dick DragoTommy JohnTommy JohnDick DragoJerry Crider332394-62
1970-07-16vs CLE86L  0-633-5348,046 Jim RookerRich HandRich HandJim Rooker 332400-68
1970-07-17vs CLE87L  0-633-54412,063 Bob JohnsonSteve DunningSteve DunningBob JohnsonPhil Hennigan332406-74
1970-07-18vs CLE88L  1-433-5547,334 Bill ButlerSteve HarganSteve HarganBill Butler 333410-77
1970-07-19vs DET89L  0-233-5740 Dick DragoJoe NiekroJoe NiekroDick DragoTom Timmermann333412-79
1970-07-19vs DET90L  4-633-57414,377 Dave MoreheadMike KilkennyBob ReedTed AbernathyTom Timmermann337418-81
1970-07-20vs DET91W  3-034-5747,412 Jim RookerLes CainJim RookerLes Cain 340418-78
1970-07-21vs BAL92L  1-234-5849,334 Bob JohnsonJim HardinEddie WattBob Johnson 341420-79
1970-07-22vs BAL93L  3-434-5949,130 Bill ButlerDave McNallyPete RichertTed AbernathyMoe Drabowsky344424-80
1970-07-23vs BAL94L  4-534-60411,222 Dick DragoJim PalmerJim PalmerDick DragoEddie Watt348429-81
1970-07-24@ CLE95W  5-235-6150Jim RookerRich HandJim RookerRich HandTed Abernathy353431-78
1970-07-24@ CLE96L  6-935-61512,076Wally BunkerDean ChanceDean ChanceWally BunkerFred Lasher359440-81
1970-07-25@ CLE97W  8-436-61518,853Bob JohnsonRick AustinTom BurgmeierFred LasherTed Abernathy367444-77
1970-07-26@ CLE98L  5-636-6350Bill ButlerSteve DunningSteve DunningKen WrightRick Austin372450-78
1970-07-26@ CLE99L  0-336-63521,237Dave MoreheadSteve HarganSteve HarganDave Morehead 372453-81
1970-07-28@ DET100W  7-637-63515,226Dick DragoJoe NiekroTed AbernathyFred Scherman 379459-80
1970-07-29@ DET101L  3-1037-64513,886Jim RookerLes CainLes CainJim RookerTom Timmermann382469-87
1970-07-30@ DET102W  3-238-64513,888Bob JohnsonMike KilkennyTed AbernathyTom Timmermann 385471-86
1970-07-31@ BAL103L  1-338-65510,159Bill ButlerDave McNallyDave McNallyDave Morehead 386474-88
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-08-01@ BAL104L  1-938-66513,640Dick DragoJim PalmerJim PalmerDick Drago 387483-96
1970-08-02@ BAL105L  8-1038-67512,108Jim RookerMike CuellarMike CuellarJim RookerEddie Watt395493-98
1970-08-03@ CHA106W  7-239-6753,587Bob JohnsonBob MillerBob JohnsonBob Miller 402495-93
1970-08-04@ CHA107L  1-239-6854,533Bill ButlerTommy JohnTommy JohnBill Butler 403497-94
1970-08-05vs OAK108L  1-439-6959,274 Dick DragoChuck DobsonChuck DobsonDick Drago 404501-97
1970-08-06vs OAK109W  5-340-6949,833 Jim RookerDiego SeguiAl FitzmorrisBob LockerTed Abernathy409504-95
1970-08-07vs MIL110W  4-042-6940 Bob JohnsonSkip LockwoodBob JohnsonSkip LockwoodTed Abernathy413504-91
1970-08-07vs MIL111W  10-242-69411,363 Dave MoreheadLew KrausseDave MoreheadLew KrausseTed Abernathy423506-83
1970-08-08vs MIL112L  3-542-7048,383 Bill ButlerMarty PattinMarty PattinBill ButlerKen Sanders426511-85
1970-08-09vs MIL113L  2-442-7149,492 Dick DragoBobby BolinBobby BolinDick DragoKen Sanders428515-87
1970-08-12@ BOS114L  4-743-7240Jim RookerGary PetersGary PetersJim Rooker 432522-90
1970-08-12@ BOS115W  4-343-72423,450Bob JohnsonCal KoonceTed AbernathyKen Brett 436525-89
1970-08-13@ BOS116W  11-344-72417,252Al FitzmorrisVicente RomoAl FitzmorrisVicente Romo 447528-81
1970-08-14@ NYA117L  2-344-73510,350Dick DragoFritz PetersonLindy McDanielDick Drago 449531-82
1970-08-15@ NYA118L  4-544-74510,098Wally BunkerMel StottlemyreRon KlimkowskiTom BurgmeierLindy McDaniel453536-83
1970-08-16@ NYA119L  1-544-75513,200Jim RookerStan BahnsenStan BahnsenJim Rooker 454541-87
1970-08-17@ WS2120L  0-744-7655,722Bob JohnsonJim HannanJim HannanBob Johnson 454548-94
1970-08-18@ WS2121W  12-845-76511,576Al FitzmorrisDick BosmanAl FitzmorrisDick BosmanTed Abernathy466556-90
1970-08-19@ WS2122W  2-146-7655,868Dick DragoJoe ColemanDick DragoJoe Coleman 468557-89
1970-08-21vs BOS123W  2-147-76412,050 Wally BunkerSonny SiebertTed AbernathyKen Brett 470558-88
1970-08-22vs BOS124L  1-847-7749,884 Jim RookerGary PetersGary PetersJim Rooker 471566-95
1970-08-23vs BOS125W  4-348-77411,992 Bob JohnsonCal KoonceBob JohnsonSparky Lyle 475569-94
1970-08-24vs NYA126W  8-749-7748,622 Al FitzmorrisMel StottlemyreTom BurgmeierRon Klimkowski 483576-93
1970-08-25vs NYA127L  1-249-7849,353 Dick DragoSteve KlineFritz PetersonDick DragoLindy McDaniel484578-94
1970-08-26vs NYA128L  0-349-7948,826 Wally BunkerStan BahnsenStan BahnsenWally Bunker 484581-97
1970-08-28vs WS2129L  1-250-8040 Bob JohnsonDick BosmanDick BosmanBob Johnson 485583-98
1970-08-28vs WS2130W  3-150-8049,317 Jim RookerJim HannanJim RookerJim HannanTom Burgmeier488584-96
1970-08-29vs WS2131L  4-1150-8147,064 Al FitzmorrisJim ShellenbackGeorge BrunetAl FitzmorrisDarold Knowles492595-103
1970-08-30vs WS2132W  4-351-8149,049 Dick DragoJoe ColemanTom BurgmeierHoracio Pina 496598-102
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-09-01@ CAL133W  4-052-8149,219Wally BunkerTom MurphyWally BunkerTom Murphy 500598-98
1970-09-02@ CAL134L  1-352-8249,212Bob JohnsonClyde WrightClyde WrightBob JohnsonAndy Messersmith501601-100
1970-09-03@ CAL135L  0-152-8346,960Jim RookerTom BradleyTom BradleyJim Rooker 501602-101
1970-09-04@ OAK136L  0-552-8453,720Al FitzmorrisCatfish HunterCatfish HunterAl Fitzmorris 501607-106
1970-09-05@ OAK137L  3-852-8559,824Dick DragoChuck DobsonPaul LindbladDick DragoBob Locker504615-111
1970-09-06@ OAK138L  1-752-8658,245Wally BunkerBlue Moon OdomBlue Moon OdomWally Bunker 505622-117
1970-09-07vs CAL139W  4-153-8646,626 Bob JohnsonTom BradleyBob JohnsonTom Bradley 509623-114
1970-09-08vs CAL140W  12-054-8646,244 Jim RookerRudy MayJim RookerRudy May 521623-102
1970-09-10vs MIL141W  2-056-8640 Bill ButlerSkip LockwoodBill ButlerSkip LockwoodTed Abernathy523623-100
1970-09-10vs MIL142W  10-256-8647,369 Dick DragoJohn MorrisDick DragoJohn Morris 533625-92
1970-09-11vs OAK143L  0-356-8746,993 Wally BunkerVida BlueVida BlueWally Bunker 533628-95
1970-09-12vs OAK144L  2-356-8846,579 Bob JohnsonDiego SeguiMudcat GrantBob Johnson 535631-96
1970-09-13vs OAK145W  8-758-8840 Jim RookerChuck DobsonTom BurgmeierMudcat Grant 543638-95
1970-09-13vs OAK146W  8-758-8849,824 Al FitzmorrisCatfish HunterTed AbernathyMarcel Lachemann 551645-94
1970-09-17@ MIL147L  3-458-8947,116Dick DragoMarty PattinKen SandersTom Burgmeier 554649-95
1970-09-18@ MIL148L  3-458-90410,424Bill ButlerAl DowningAl DowningBill ButlerKen Sanders557653-96
1970-09-19@ MIL149W  4-159-90412,562Wally BunkerJohn MorrisWally BunkerJohn MorrisTed Abernathy561654-93
1970-09-20@ MIL150L  3-459-91412,841Bob JohnsonSkip LockwoodSkip LockwoodBob JohnsonKen Sanders564658-94
1970-09-21@ CHA151L  4-860-9240Jim RookerJoe HorlenWilbur WoodAurelio Monteagudo 568666-98
1970-09-21@ CHA152W  8-260-924672Bill ButlerFloyd WeaverJim YorkFloyd Weaver 576668-92
1970-09-22@ CHA153W  2-162-9240Dick DragoBilly WynneDick DragoBilly WynneTed Abernathy578669-91
1970-09-22@ CHA154W  6-262-9242,369Al FitzmorrisJim MagnusonAl FitzmorrisJim Magnuson 584671-87
1970-09-23@ CHA155L  0-662-934693Paul SplittorffBart JohnsonBart JohnsonPaul Splittorff 584677-93
1970-09-25vs MIN156L  0-162-9456,663 Wally BunkerJim PerryJim PerryWally Bunker 584678-94
1970-09-26vs MIN157W  5-063-9457,710 Bob JohnsonBert BlylevenBob JohnsonBert Blyleven 589678-89
1970-09-27vs MIN158W  4-364-9459,390 Jim RookerLuis TiantJim RookerLuis TiantTed Abernathy593681-88
1970-09-28@ MIN159L  0-164-9551,100Dick DragoTom HallTom HallDick DragoRon Perranoski593682-89
1970-09-29@ MIN160W  14-1365-9545,473Al FitzmorrisJim PerryTed AbernathyPete Hamm 607695-88
1970-09-30@ MIN161L  4-665-9655,219Wally BunkerBert BlylevenHal HaydelJim York 611701-90
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1970-10-01@ MIN162L  0-465-9756,008Bob JohnsonJim KaatJim KaatBob JohnsonRon Perranoski611705-94


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