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1972 Kansas City RoyalsAmerican League (MLB)
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Bobby Knoop played for the 1972 Kansas City Royals
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRoyals
LocationKansas City,Missouri
Record76-78 (4th in American League West)League Rank8thMLB Rank14th
ManagerBob LemonGeneral ManagerCedric Tallis
CoachesGalen Cisco (Pitching Coach), Harry Dunlop (Third Base Coach), Charlie Lau (Hitting Coach), George Strickland (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJamie Quirk (#18)
Years Available1969-2017

Team History -- 1972 Statistics -- 1972 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1972 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
9Lou PiniellaofR28151574651793341172723459844925.312.356.441.79725348624.331.129.197.3585.59.51.71.852.226.8    
26Amos OtisofR251435407515828211542812505936636.293.352.413.76522341605.309.120.243.3488.39.81.21.849.126.0
1965- 5-  95-BOS
 
37Freddie PatekssR2713651859110254032337476436349.212.280.276.55614329577.241.064.205.2588.211.11.40.00.026.4
1965-22- 421-PIT
 
7John Mayberry1bL2314950365150243251000278743131312.298.394.507.90125552588.307.209.360.40213.312.61.04.320.134.7
1967- 1-   6-HOU
 
1Cookie Rojas2bR3313748749127250353284135157517.261.315.331.64616128541.272.070.142.2947.66.50.90.6162.322.1    
5Richie ScheinblumofB2913445060135214866015840433319.300.383.418.80118833518.314.118.244.36611.27.70.71.556.324.4    
10Paul Schaal3bR291274354799193641136159223114.228.323.326.64914228503.249.098.234.30412.111.71.01.272.528.3    
8Ed KirkpatrickcL271133644310015194335515031494.275.365.396.76114425423.294.121.255.34412.111.81.02.140.425.0    
30Steve HovleyofL2710519624535132433242914122.270.351.352.703699226.303.082.204.32510.612.81.21.365.317.0
1966-35- 665-CAL
 
15Bobby Floyd3b-ssR286113492430051052901004.179.209.201.410273140.229.022.067.1923.620.75.80.00.012.5    
12Jerry MaycR28531161022511400141301024.190.277.276.553327131.206.086.207.25510.79.90.90.8116.031.8    
14Carl TaylorcR286311317302101141171612213.265.361.301.662343135.303.036.212.31012.611.90.90.00.010.0    
19Bobby Knoop2bR33449782350070091600115.237.299.289.588285107.280.052.144.2708.415.01.80.00.021.7    
18Gail Hopkins1bL2953711152005007400012.211.282.239.52117278.224.028.127.2439.05.10.60.00.013.3    
34Paul SplittorffpL2535719160103004817002.225.276.254.53018183.254.029.085.2494.89.62.00.00.06.3
1968-25- 575-KCA
 
41Dick DragopR2735684400050083617000.059.169.059.2284084.125.000.118.1299.542.94.50.00.00.0    
16Joe KeoughofL2656648142005208721010.219.324.250.57416275.246.031.188.27310.79.30.90.00.014.3
1965- 2-  21-KC1
 
33Bob OliverofR29166371721161021200002.270.292.381.67324465.320.111.159.3073.118.56.01.563.023.5    
35Roger NelsonpR2834542500000031904000.093.140.093.2335061.143.000.056.1174.931.26.30.00.00.0
1968- 6- 129-MON
 
43Bruce DalcantonpR3035413410000011405001.098.119.122.2415147.148.024.049.1142.129.814.00.00.025.0    
32Mike HedlundpR2529321600000001703000.188.188.188.3766035.400.000.000.1710.048.60.00.00.00.0    
2Ron Hansenss-3bR341630240002003600011.133.212.133.3454033.167.000.100.1579.118.22.00.00.00.0    
6Jim Wohlford2bR211525361000002610000.240.321.280.6017128.316.040.120.2867.121.43.00.00.016.7
1970- 3-  61-KCA
 
23Al FitzmorrispB263923140000004300001.174.296.174.4704027.200.000.174.23814.811.10.80.00.00.0    
25Jim RookerpR291820120002000500101.100.095.100.1952021.125.000.000.0870.023.80.00.00.00.0    
20Monty MontgomerypR259172310030011003000.176.222.235.4574121.429.059.118.2144.847.610.00.00.033.3
1968- 9- 204-KCA
 
40Steve BusbypR22515031004000300000.200.200.267.4674115.250.067.067.2110.020.00.00.00.033.3
1971- 2-  39-KCA
 
29Tom MurphypR262113300000001305000.000.071.000.0710019.000.000.077.0505.315.83.00.00.00.0
1967- 1-   6-CAL
 
22Tom BurgmeierpL285112240000000400000.333.333.333.6664012.500.000.000.3040.033.30.00.00.00.0    
17Dennis PaepkecR2726000000001200010.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.00014.328.62.00.00.00.0    
36Ted AbernathypR39456000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
25Mike JacksonpL2675000000000401000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0    
39Norm AngelinipL24212000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1967- 8- 134-CIN
 
28Ken WrightpR25172000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (34 players)154516758013172202678547854453471134723857134.255.327.353.68018233245845.281.353.209.0009.112.21.31.366.224.6 

1972 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraft
41Dick DragoR27STMLB12173.013433111210239.1230888022511355061.188.650.831.925.082.653.31.4143.18  
34Paul SplittorffL25STMLB12123.133533212200216.0189817511671406041.197.880.462.795.832.093.38.5002.75
1968-25- 575-KCA
35Roger NelsonR28S/RMLB1162.0834191510693173.1120414013311204010.876.230.681.616.233.872.13.6472.54
1968- 6- 129-MON
43Bruce DalcantonR30S/RMLB663.403516191082132.11355450729755211.249.180.481.975.102.593.67.5002.63  
32Mike HedlundR25S/RMLB574.782916131040113.011967601041522141.429.480.803.274.141.275.34.4173.82  
23Al FitzmorrisR26RelMLB253.743823600113101.09946421028516011.268.820.892.504.541.824.10.2863.54  
25Jim RookerL29S/RMLB564.3818108423072.0783735324443011.429.750.383.005.501.834.63.4552.76  
29Tom MurphyR26S/RMLB443.071899112170.1772624316340001.339.850.382.054.352.133.33.5002.67
1967- 1-   6-CAL
36Ted AbernathyR39RelMLB341.70450450025558.1441511219280031.086.790.312.934.321.472.31.4293.02  
20Monty MontgomeryR25STMLB333.04981111056.1552119217240001.288.790.322.723.831.413.36.5002.91
1968- 9- 204-KCA
22Tom BurgmeierL28RelMLB624.23510510030955.1673226033180011.8110.900.005.372.930.555.20.7503.59  
40Steve BusbyR22STMLB311.58550300040.0289718310000.906.300.231.806.983.882.03.7501.77
1971- 2-  39-KCA
25Mike JacksonL26S/RMLB126.41734000019.2241414014151001.9810.980.006.416.861.076.41.3333.01  
28Ken WrightR25RelMLB124.91170170011418.1151010015183011.667.360.007.368.841.204.91.3333.05  
39Norm AngeliniL24RelMLB212.2521021005216.01344112162011.567.310.566.759.001.332.25.6673.65
1967- 8- 134-CIN
Pitching Totals: (15 players)76783.241541542424414110291379129354549785405801373241.238.440.552.645.231.983.56.494

1972 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PTom Burgmeier28MLBp51-556131020.9500.370.3531151100.033.1Fielding by Day
PTed Abernathy39MLBp45-586123221.8570.400.3162-45100.029.2Fielding by Day
PAl Fitzmorris26MLBp38-10172203291.0000.760.297223997.424.7Fielding by Day
PBruce Dalcanton30MLBp35-1325141120.9500.540.1416-35100.022.7Fielding by Day
PPaul Splittorff25MLBp35-21665105571.0001.630.261411535100.022.7Fielding by Day
PDick Drago27MLBp34-2394282534.9410.940.1314813597.122.1Fielding by Day
PRoger Nelson28MLBp34-1738331142.9761.210.24145-34100.022.1Fielding by Day
PMike Hedlund25MLBp29-113121903311.0001.070.2761229100.018.8Fielding by Day
PNorm Angelini24MLBp21-16210031.0000.140.1931121100.013.6Fielding by Day
PJim Rooker29MLBp18-7231601191.0001.060.2652118100.011.7Fielding by Day
PTom Murphy26MLBp18-703151119.9471.000.268112185.711.7Fielding by Day
PKen Wright25MLBp17-18120031.0000.180.17---17100.011.0Fielding by Day
PMonty Montgomery25MLBp9-563702101.0001.110.1822-9100.05.8Fielding by Day
PMike Jackson26MLBp7-1917119.8891.140.42--17100.04.5Fielding by Day
PSteve Busby22MLBp5-4014106.8331.000.133-25100.03.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CEd Kirkpatrick27MLBof-c108-9145904965645.9915.920.7054291111395.670.1Fielding by Day
CJerry May28MLBc41-2941751341192.9794.590.6419925377.426.6Fielding by Day
CCarl Taylor28MLBc-of21-154101622109.9825.100.6910346333.313.6Fielding by Day
CDennis Paepke27MLBc-of2-181423019.8428.000.8931-2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BJohn Mayberry23MLB1b146-124913388271411427.9959.731.14---14998.094.8Fielding by Day
1BGail Hopkins29MLB1b13-8697217100.9907.621.15---5324.58.4Fielding by Day
1BCarl Taylor28MLBc-of6-445021353.9818.671.18---639.53.9Fielding by Day
1BEd Kirkpatrick27MLBof-c1-2000000.000.00---1130.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BCookie Rojas33MLB2b131-1099265360982634.9864.770.57---13795.685.1Fielding by Day
2BBobby Knoop33MLB2b33-2286180424145.9724.270.62---4475.021.4Fielding by Day
2BJim Wohlford21MLBof8-487121120.9502.380.40---1553.35.2Fielding by Day
2BBobby Floyd28MLBss-2b2-3010011.0000.500.33---613.31.3Fielding by Day
2BPaul Schaal29MLB3b1-1000000.000.00---1270.80.6Fielding by Day
2BRon Hansen34MLBss1-1000000.000.00---166.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BPaul Schaal29MLB3b123-1078772451816340.9472.620.30---12796.979.9Fielding by Day
3BBobby Floyd28MLBss-2b30-21224342360.9671.930.27---6149.219.5Fielding by Day
3BCookie Rojas33MLB2b6-37070171.0001.170.19---1374.43.9Fielding by Day
3BCarl Taylor28MLBc-of5-15140051.0001.000.33---637.93.2Fielding by Day
3BBobby Knoop33MLB2b4-7000000.000.00---449.12.6Fielding by Day
3BRon Hansen34MLBss4-3111502161.0004.000.52---1625.02.6Fielding by Day
3BGail Hopkins29MLB1b1-1100011.0001.001.00---531.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSFreddie Patek27MLBss136-118223051022113762.9715.440.63---136100.088.3Fielding by Day
SSBobby Floyd28MLBss-2b29-167304931282.9632.720.47---6147.518.8Fielding by Day
SSRon Hansen34MLBss6-274131118.9442.830.63---1637.53.9Fielding by Day
SSCookie Rojas33MLB2b2-4010011.0000.500.25---1371.51.3Fielding by Day
SSPaul Schaal29MLB3b1-1000000.000.00---1270.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFLou Piniella28MLBof149-1287275872290.9761.900.22---15198.796.8Fielding by Day
OFAmos Otis25MLBof137-1190351633360.9922.610.30---14395.889.0Fielding by Day
OFRichie Scheinblum29MLBof119-1005215682229.9651.860.22---13488.877.3Fielding by Day
OFSteve Hovley27MLBof67-403103620111.9821.630.27---10563.843.5Fielding by Day
OFBob Oliver29MLB1b-of16-1434511047.9792.880.32---16100.010.4Fielding by Day
OFJoe Keough26MLBof16-9112101131.0000.810.14---5628.610.4Fielding by Day
OFCarl Taylor28MLBc-of7-23500051.0000.710.22---6311.14.5Fielding by Day

1972 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Buddy BlattnerBroadcaster1920-02-08 52St. Louis,Missouri MLB1942-19491942-1949   2B
Galen CiscoPitching Coach1936-03-07 36St. Marys,Ohio MLB1961-19691961-1969   P
Harry DunlopThird Base Coach1933-09-06 38Sacramento,California --   C
Rosey GilhousenScout1913-06-07 59- --   SCOUT
Charlie LauHitting Coach1933-04-12 39Romulus,Michigan MLB1956-19671956-1967   C
Bob LemonManager1920-09-22 51San Bernardino,California MLB1941-19581941-1958   P
Herk RobinsonAssistant scouting director1941-- 31- --   EXEC
George StricklandAssistant Coach1926-01-10 46New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1950-19601950-1960   SS-2B
Cedric TallisGeneral Manager1914-07-29 57- --   EXEC
Don WelkeScout -- --   SCOUT