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1972 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 76-78 .494
Rank: 4th in American League West
Run Differential: 580-545 + 35
Manager(s): Bob Lemon
General Manager: Cedric Tallis
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 707,656 19/24
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Jamie Quirk (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: George Strickland
Hitting Coach: Charlie Lau
Pitching Coach: Galen Cisco
Third Base Coach: Harry Dunlop

#1 Draft Picks

John Mayberry (#6)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9362.600--
8767.5655.5
7777.50015.5
7678.49416.5
7580.48418.0
54100.35138.5
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
9Lou PiniellaOF28 57465179
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4
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11
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72723459894425.312.356.441797.129.197.3311.7452.2253624
26Amos OtisOF25 54075158
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28
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2
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11
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542812505933666.293.352.413765.120.243.3091.1849.1223605
37Freddie PatekSS27 51859110
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25
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4
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032337476434639.212.280.276556.064.205.2411.36--143577
7John Mayberry1B23 50365150
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24
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3
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25
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1000278743131312.298.394.507901.209.360.3070.9520.1255588
1Cookie Rojas2B33 48749127
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25
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03
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53284135155717.261.315.331646.070.142.2720.85162.3161541
5Richie ScheinblumOF29 45060135
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4
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8
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66015840433319.300.383.418801.118.244.3140.6956.3188518
10Paul Schaal3B29 4354799
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3
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6
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41136159212314.228.323.326649.099.234.2490.9772.5142503
8Ed KirkpatrickC27 36443100
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15
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1
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9
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4335515039144.275.365.396761.121.255.2940.9840.4144423
30Steve HovleyOF27 1962453
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3
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2433242912412.270.351.352703.082.204.3031.2165.369226
15Bobby Floyd3B-SS28 134924
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3
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0051052900104.179.209.201410.022.067.2295.80--27140
12Jerry MayC28 1161022
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1
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400141302104.190.277.276553.086.207.2060.93116.032131
14Carl TaylorC28 1131730
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01141171611223.265.361.301662.035.212.3030.94--34135
19Bobby Knoop2B33 97823
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0070091601015.237.299.289588.052.144.2801.78--28107
18Gail Hopkins1B29 71115
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005007401002.211.282.239521.028.127.2240.57--1778
34Paul SplittorffP25 71916
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03004810702.225.276.254530.028.085.2542.00--1883
41Dick DragoP27 6844
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00050083610700.059.169.059228.000.118.1254.50--484
16Joe KeoughOF26 64814
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005208721100.219.324.250574.031.188.2460.88--1675
33Bob OliverOF29 63717
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1
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61021200002.270.292.381673.111.159.3206.0063.02465
35Roger NelsonP28 5425
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00000031900400.093.140.093233.000.056.1436.33--561
43Bruce DalcantonP30 4134
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1
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0000011400501.098.119.122241.024.049.14814.00--547
32Mike HedlundP25 3216
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00000001700300.188.188.188376.000.000.400----635
2Ron HansenSS-3B34 3024
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0002003601001.133.212.133345.000.100.1672.00--433
6Jim Wohlford2B21 2536
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000002610000.240.321.280601.040.120.3163.00--728
23Al FitzmorrisP26 2314
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0000004300001.174.296.174470.000.174.2000.75--427
25Jim RookerP29 2012
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0002000500011.100.095.100195.000.000.125----221
20Monty MontgomeryP25 1723
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0030011000300.176.222.235457.059.118.42910.00--421
40Steve BusbyP22 1503
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004000300000.200.200.267467.067.067.250----415
29Tom MurphyP26 13300000001300500.000.071.00071.000.077.0003.00--019
22Tom BurgmeierP28 1224
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0000000400000.333.333.333666.000.000.500----412
36Ted AbernathyP39 6000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
17Dennis PaepkeC27 6000000001201000.000.143.000143.000.167.0002.00--07
25Mike JacksonP26 5000000000400100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
39Norm AngeliniP24 2000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
28Ken WrightP25 2000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000-----02
Batting Totals1975516758013172202678547854453471134577238134.255.323.353676.098.209.2811.3366.218235811
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
41Dick Drago27 12173.01343311210239230888022511355061.188.660.831.925.082.65
34Paul Splittorff25 12123.13353312200216189817511671406041.197.880.462.795.832.09
35Roger Nelson28 1162.08341910693173120414013311204010.876.240.681.616.243.87
43Bruce Dalcanton30 663.41351610821321355450729755211.249.200.481.985.112.59
32Mike Hedlund25 574.782916104011311967601041522141.429.480.803.274.141.27
23Al Fitzmorris26 253.74382001131019946421028516011.268.820.892.504.541.82
25Jim Rooker29 564.381810423072783735324443011.429.750.383.005.501.83
29Tom Murphy26 443.09189112170772624316340001.339.900.392.064.372.13
36Ted Abernathy39 341.714500025558441511219280031.096.830.312.954.341.47
20Monty Montgomery25 333.0598111056552119217240001.298.840.322.733.861.41
22Tom Burgmeier28 624.255100030955673226033180011.8210.960.005.402.950.55
40Steve Busby22 311.5855300040289718310000.906.300.231.806.983.88
25Mike Jackson26 126.3073000019241414014151001.9010.800.006.306.751.07
28Ken Wright25 125.001700011418151010015183011.677.500.007.509.001.20
39Norm Angelini24 212.252100052161344112162011.567.310.566.759.001.33
Pitching Totals76783.243961544414110291381129354549785405801373241.238.430.552.645.221.98
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ed KirkpatrickC1089145904965.9916.29
Jerry MayC412941751341.9795.76
Carl TaylorC21154101622.9826.25
Dennis PaepkeC21814230.8428.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
John Mayberry1B14612491338827141.99510.23
Gail Hopkins1B138697217.99010.36
Carl Taylor1B64450213.98110.64
Ed Kirkpatrick1B120000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Cookie Rojas2B1311099265360982.9865.12
Bobby Knoop2B332286180424.9725.57
Jim Wohlford2B84871211.9503.55
Bobby Floyd2B2301001.0003.00
Ron Hansen2B110000.0000.00
Paul Schaal2B110000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Paul Schaal3B1231078772451816.9472.69
Bobby Floyd3B30212243423.9672.46
Cookie Rojas3B63707011.0001.70
Carl Taylor3B51514001.0003.00
Ron Hansen3B431115021.0004.65
Bobby Knoop3B470000.0000.00
Gail Hopkins3B1110001.0009.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Freddie PatekSS136118223051022113.9715.63
Bobby FloydSS291673049312.9634.25
Ron HansenSS62741311.9445.67
Cookie RojasSS2401001.0002.25
Paul SchaalSS110000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Lou PiniellaOF1491287275872.9761.98
Amos OtisOF1371190351633.9922.70
Richie ScheinblumOF1191005215682.9651.98
Steve HovleyOF67403103620.9822.43
Joe KeoughOF1691121011.0001.28
Bob OliverOF1614345110.9792.89
Carl TaylorOF72350001.0001.96
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Tom BurgmeierP515561310.9503.10
Ted AbernathyP455861232.8572.79
Al FitzmorrisP38101722031.0002.58
Bruce DalcantonP3513251411.9501.29
Paul SplittorffP35216651051.0002.38
Dick DragoP3423942825.9411.20
Roger NelsonP3417383311.9762.13
Mike HedlundP291131219031.0002.47
Norm AngeliniP211621001.0001.69
Tom MurphyP187031511.9472.31
Jim RookerP1872316011.0002.38
Ken WrightP171812001.0001.49
Monty MontgomeryP95637021.0001.60
Mike JacksonP7191711.8893.75
Steve BusbyP5401410.8331.13


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