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1975 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  91-71   .562
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jack McKeon, Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,151,836
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lindy McDaniel (39)
Youngest Player:  Jamie Quirk (20)
Longest Tenure:  Al Fitzmorris (7)
Top Hitter:  John Mayberry (1)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Busby (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Clint Hurdle (#9)

Roster Continuity:  90.70%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9864.605--
KC Royals9171.5627.0
Texas7983.48819.0
Minnesota7683.47820.5
Chi White Sox7586.46622.5
California7289.44725.5

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-04-07@ CAL1L  2-30-1324,105Steve BusbyNolan RyanNolan RyanSteve Mingori 23-1
1975-04-09@ CAL2W  7-61-135,315Paul SplittorffFrank TananaLindy McDanielChuck Dobson 990
1975-04-11vs MIN3W  8-32-1220,397 Al FitzmorrisVic AlburyAl FitzmorrisBill Butler 17125
1975-04-12vs MIN4W  2-13-128,369 Nelson BrilesBert BlylevenDoug BirdBill Campbell 19136
1975-04-13vs MIN5W  5-34-117,771 Steve BusbyJoe DeckerSteve BusbyJoe DeckerDoug Bird24168
1975-04-14vs OAK6L  2-34-228,219 Paul SplittorffKen HoltzmanKen HoltzmanPaul SplittorffRollie Fingers26197
1975-04-15vs OAK7W  4-35-2111,621 Al FitzmorrisMike NorrisAl FitzmorrisRollie Fingers 30228
1975-04-16vs OAK8W  6-26-2113,080 Nelson BrilesVida BlueNelson BrilesVida Blue 362412
1975-04-18@ TEX9W  5-37-2123,080Steve BusbyJackie BrownSteve BusbyJackie Brown 412714
1975-04-19@ TEX10W  5-28-2118,363Paul SplittorffBill HandsPaul SplittorffBill HandsDoug Bird462917
1975-04-20@ TEX11W  2-09-2113,412Al FitzmorrisSteve HarganAl FitzmorrisSteve Hargan 482919
1975-04-22@ CHA12L  3-79-314,859Bruce Dal CantonJim KaatJim KaatBruce Dal CantonTerry Forster513615
1975-04-23@ OAK13L  2-39-412,754Steve BusbyVida BlueVida BlueSteve BusbyJim Todd533914
1975-04-24@ OAK14L  2-39-523,112Paul SplittorffGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottPaul Splittorff 554213
1975-04-25vs CHA15L  2-59-6210,903 Al FitzmorrisClaude OsteenClaude OsteenAl FitzmorrisRich Gossage574710
1975-04-26vs CHA16W  8-610-618,749 Nelson BrilesStan BahnsenNelson BrilesStan BahnsenDoug Bird655312
1975-04-27vs CHA17L  6-810-729,803 Bruce Dal CantonJim KaatJim KaatBruce Dal CantonRich Gossage716110
1975-04-28vs CHA18W  7-511-718,352 Steve BusbyWilbur WoodSteve BusbyWilbur Wood 786612
1975-04-29vs CAL19L  1-1211-828,146 Paul SplittorffAndy HasslerAndy HasslerPaul Splittorff 79781
1975-04-30vs CAL20L  6-711-937,036 Al FitzmorrisFrank TananaMickey ScottDoug BirdBill Singer85850
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-05-01vs CAL21W  11-1012-926,970 Nelson BrilesEd FigueroaDoug BirdOrlando Pena 96951
1975-05-02@ MIN22L  1-412-1032,946Steve BusbyDave GoltzDave GoltzSteve BusbyTom Burgmeier9799-2
1975-05-03@ MIN23L  5-1412-11418,931Paul SplittorffBert BlylevenBert BlylevenPaul Splittorff 102113-11
1975-05-04@ MIN24L  3-612-12414,805Al FitzmorrisVic AlburyJim HughesAl Fitzmorris 105119-14
1975-05-06vs TEX25W  6-213-1237,535 Nelson BrilesJim BibbyNelson BrilesJim Bibby 111121-10
1975-05-07vs TEX26W  6-514-1227,282 Steve BusbyClyde WrightSteve BusbyClyde WrightDoug Bird117126-9
1975-05-08vs TEX27L  3-514-1338,403 Dennis LeonardSteve HarganSteve HarganDoug Bird 120131-11
1975-05-09vs MIL28L  1-714-14314,553 Al FitzmorrisEd SpragueEd SpragueAl FitzmorrisTom Murphy121138-17
1975-05-10vs MIL29L  0-314-15416,425 Nelson BrilesPete BrobergPete BrobergNelson BrilesTom Murphy121141-20
1975-05-11vs MIL30W  4-015-15311,163 Steve BusbyBill ChampionSteve BusbyBill Champion 125141-16
1975-05-12@ DET31L  0-515-1637,002Dennis LeonardVern RuhleVern RuhleDennis Leonard 125146-21
1975-05-13@ DET32W  8-716-1638,370Al FitzmorrisLerrin LaGrowAl FitzmorrisLerrin LaGrow 133153-20
1975-05-14@ DET33W  4-117-1638,009Nelson BrilesJoe ColemanNelson BrilesJoe Coleman 137154-17
1975-05-15@ BOS34W  3-018-16310,300Steve BusbyLuis TiantSteve BusbyLuis Tiant 140154-14
1975-05-16@ BOS35W  5-219-16312,213Dennis LeonardBill LeeDennis LeonardBill Lee 145156-11
1975-05-17@ BOS36W  5-320-16310,907Al FitzmorrisReggie ClevelandAl FitzmorrisReggie ClevelandDoug Bird150159-9
1975-05-18@ BOS37L  2-420-17316,657Nelson BrilesRick WiseRick WiseNelson Briles 152163-11
1975-05-19@ NYA38L  1-520-1838,654Steve BusbyRudy MayRudy MaySteve BusbyDick Tidrow153168-15
1975-05-20@ NYA39L  0-620-1949,813Paul SplittorffPat DobsonPat DobsonPaul Splittorff 153174-21
1975-05-21@ NYA40W  4-121-19311,101Dennis LeonardDoc MedichDoug BirdDoc Medich 157175-18
1975-05-23vs BAL41W  10-122-19311,109 Al FitzmorrisRoss GrimsleyAl FitzmorrisRoss Grimsley 167176-9
1975-05-24vs BAL42W  5-423-19315,448 Nelson BrilesMike TorrezMarty PattinWayne Garland 172180-8
1975-05-25vs BAL43W  9-124-19233,744 Steve BusbyJim PalmerSteve BusbyJim Palmer 1811810
1975-05-26vs NYA44W  6-525-19213,156 Dennis LeonardDoc MedichMarty PattinSparky Lyle 1871861
1975-05-27vs NYA45W  3-026-19220,592 Al FitzmorrisCatfish HunterAl FitzmorrisCatfish Hunter 1901864
1975-05-28vs NYA46L  2-626-20210,108 Nelson BrilesRudy MayRudy MayNelson Briles 1921920
1975-05-31@ MIL47W  7-527-20215,949Dennis LeonardPete BrobergLindy McDanielPete Broberg 1991972
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-06-01@ MIL48W  13-629-2020Steve BusbyBill ChampionMarty PattinTom Hausman 2122039
1975-06-01@ MIL49W  11-529-20229,759Al FitzmorrisJim ColbornAl FitzmorrisJim Colborn 22320815
1975-06-03@ CLE50W  5-230-2017,043Dennis LeonardFritz PetersonDennis LeonardFritz Peterson 22821018
1975-06-04@ CLE51L  0-430-2124,348Steve BusbyBlue Moon OdomBlue Moon OdomSteve Busby 22821414
1975-06-05@ CLE52L  7-830-2224,510Al FitzmorrisJim KernDave LaRocheMarty Pattin 23522213
1975-06-06@ BAL53L  2-330-2328,054Paul SplittorffRoss GrimsleyGrant JacksonMarty Pattin 23722512
1975-06-07@ BAL54L  3-730-24216,717Dennis LeonardMike TorrezMike TorrezDennis Leonard 2402328
1975-06-08@ BAL55L  0-130-25211,610Steve BusbyJim PalmerJim PalmerSteve Busby 2402337
1975-06-09vs DET56W  5-231-25210,026 Al FitzmorrisTom WalkerLindy McDanielTom Walker 24523510
1975-06-10vs DET57W  4-332-2528,759 Marty PattinVern RuhleMarty PattinVern RuhleLindy McDaniel24923811
1975-06-11vs CLE58W  7-133-25210,787 Dennis LeonardGaylord PerryDennis LeonardGaylord Perry 25623917
1975-06-12vs CLE59W  2-134-25210,873 Steve BusbyEric RaichSteve BusbyEric Raich 25824018
1975-06-13vs BOS60L  4-1035-2620 Al FitzmorrisRick WiseRick WiseAl Fitzmorris 26225012
1975-06-13vs BOS61W  6-535-26225,311 Paul SplittorffDick PoleDoug BirdDick Pole 26825513
1975-06-14vs BOS62L  3-435-27219,352 Marty PattinLuis TiantLuis TiantMarty Pattin 27125912
1975-06-15vs BOS63L  7-835-28217,583 Dennis LeonardBill LeeBill LeeLindy McDanielRoger Moret27826711
1975-06-17vs CAL64W  3-236-28214,029 Steve BusbyEd FigueroaSteve BusbyEd Figueroa 28126912
1975-06-18vs CAL65W  13-037-28216,365 Marty PattinNolan RyanMarty PattinNolan Ryan 29426925
1975-06-20@ OAK66L  1-337-29214,379Dennis LeonardStan BahnsenStan BahnsenDennis LeonardRollie Fingers29527223
1975-06-21@ OAK67W  4-138-29211,505Steve BusbyKen HoltzmanSteve BusbyKen Holtzman 29927326
1975-06-22@ OAK68L  6-738-3120Al FitzmorrisVida BlueJim ToddSteve Mingori 30528025
1975-06-22@ OAK69L  1-838-31229,698Marty PattinDick BosmanDick BosmanMarty Pattin 30628818
1975-06-24@ CAL70W  5-339-3128,808Dennis LeonardDick LangeDoug BirdMickey Scott 31129120
1975-06-25@ CAL71W  6-240-3127,614Steve BusbyFrank TananaSteve BusbyLuis Quintana 31729324
1975-06-26@ CAL72W  7-141-3126,449Marty PattinEd FigueroaMarty PattinEd Figueroa 32429430
1975-06-27@ CHA73L  3-441-32212,191Al FitzmorrisJesse JeffersonDave HamiltonDoug Bird 32729829
1975-06-28@ CHA74L  3-541-33214,361Dennis LeonardClaude OsteenClaude OsteenDennis Leonard 33030327
1975-06-29@ CHA75L  1-341-3429,271Paul SplittorffJim KaatJim KaatPaul SplittorffDave Hamilton33130625
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-07-01@ TEX76L  4-541-35212,714Steve BusbyFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsSteve BusbyStan Thomas33531124
1975-07-02@ TEX77W  7-542-35211,563Marty PattinGaylord PerryDoug BirdGaylord Perry 34231626
1975-07-03@ TEX78W  10-543-35210,358Al FitzmorrisBill HandsAl FitzmorrisBill Hands 35232131
1975-07-04vs CHA79W  3-244-35229,118 Nelson BrilesWilbur WoodDennis LeonardWilbur Wood 35532332
1975-07-05vs CHA80W  6-445-35220,211 Steve BusbyJesse JeffersonPaul SplittorffDave Hamilton 36132734
1975-07-06vs CHA81L  3-945-36210,633 Marty PattinClaude OsteenClaude OsteenMarty Pattin 36433628
1975-07-07vs MIL82L  3-445-37212,532 Al FitzmorrisJim SlatonJim SlatonAl FitzmorrisEduardo Rodriguez36734027
1975-07-08vs MIL83W  9-146-37212,605 Dennis LeonardBill TraversDennis LeonardBill Travers 37634135
1975-07-09vs MIL84L  4-646-38213,367 Nelson BrilesJim ColbornJim ColbornNelson BrilesEduardo Rodriguez38034733
1975-07-10vs DET85L  2-346-39210,968 Steve BusbyVern RuhleVern RuhleSteve BusbyBob Reynolds38235032
1975-07-11vs DET86W  5-247-39214,391 Marty PattinMickey LolichMarty PattinMickey Lolich 38735235
1975-07-12vs DET87L  0-247-40217,944 Al FitzmorrisLerrin LaGrowLerrin LaGrowAl Fitzmorris 38735433
1975-07-13vs DET88L  4-847-41219,856 Dennis LeonardJoe ColemanJoe ColemanDennis LeonardJohn Hiller39136229
1975-07-17@ BOS89L  3-847-42228,794Al FitzmorrisLuis TiantLuis TiantAl Fitzmorris 39437024
1975-07-18@ BOS90L  3-947-43230,226Steve BusbyBill LeeBill LeeSteve Busby 39737918
1975-07-19@ DET91L  8-1047-44222,151Marty PattinJoe ColemanJoe ColemanMarty PattinJohn Hiller40538916
1975-07-20@ DET92L  3-747-45220,142Nelson BrilesRay BareRay BareNelson Briles 40839612
1975-07-21@ DET93W  3-248-45219,090Dennis LeonardMickey LolichDennis LeonardMickey LolichSteve Mingori41139813
1975-07-22@ MIL94W  3-249-4620Steve BusbyJim SlatonSteve BusbyJim SlatonPaul Splittorff41440014
1975-07-22@ MIL95L  3-649-46215,746Al FitzmorrisEd SpragueTom HausmanAl Fitzmorris 41740611
1975-07-23@ MIL96W  4-150-4629,531Marty PattinBill TraversMarty PattinBill Travers 42140714
1975-07-25vs TEX97W  6-352-4620 Nelson BrilesClyde WrightNelson BrilesClyde WrightDoug Bird42741017
1975-07-25vs TEX98W  6-152-46223,889 Dennis LeonardStan ThomasDennis LeonardStan Thomas 43341122
1975-07-26vs TEX99W  7-053-46227,089 Al FitzmorrisFergie JenkinsAl FitzmorrisFergie Jenkins 44041129
1975-07-27vs TEX100W  2-154-46212,103 Steve BusbyGaylord PerrySteve BusbyGaylord PerryDoug Bird44241230
1975-07-28@ MIN101L  8-954-4726,829Marty PattinRay CorbinTom BurgmeierDoug Bird 45042129
1975-07-29@ MIN102W  5-255-4728,558Paul SplittorffBert BlylevenPaul SplittorffBert BlylevenSteve Mingori45542332
1975-07-30@ MIN103W  6-456-4726,906Dennis LeonardVic AlburyDennis LeonardVic AlburyDoug Bird46142734
1975-07-31@ MIN104L  2-756-48211,410Al FitzmorrisJim HughesJim HughesAl Fitzmorris 46343429
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-08-01vs OAK105W  6-057-48232,958 Steve BusbyStan BahnsenSteve BusbyStan Bahnsen 46943435
1975-08-02vs OAK106L  5-657-49239,333 Marty PattinVida BlueRollie FingersSteve Mingori 47444034
1975-08-03vs OAK107W  5-058-49226,833 Paul SplittorffGlenn AbbottPaul SplittorffGlenn Abbott 47944039
1975-08-04vs MIN108W  6-559-49212,195 Dennis LeonardJim HughesDoug BirdMark Wiley 48544540
1975-08-05vs MIN109W  6-160-49214,275 Al FitzmorrisDave GoltzAl FitzmorrisDave Goltz 49144645
1975-08-06vs MIN110W  4-361-49217,211 Steve BusbyBert BlylevenSteve BusbyBert Blyleven 49544946
1975-08-07vs MIN111W  10-262-49215,596 Paul SplittorffVic AlburyPaul SplittorffVic Albury 50545154
1975-08-08@ CLE112L  3-462-50214,575Marty PattinRoric HarrisonRoric HarrisonMarty PattinDave LaRoche50845553
1975-08-09@ CLE113W  6-463-50225,374Dennis LeonardDennis EckersleyLindy McDanielJim BibbyDoug Bird51445955
1975-08-10@ CLE114W  5-164-50213,111Al FitzmorrisEric RaichAl FitzmorrisEric RaichNelson Briles51946059
1975-08-11@ BAL115L  0-464-51213,967Steve BusbyMike CuellarMike CuellarSteve Busby 51946455
1975-08-12@ BAL116W  4-265-51212,585Paul SplittorffRoss GrimsleyDoug BirdDyar Miller 52346657
1975-08-13@ BAL117L  0-365-52212,983Marty PattinJim PalmerJim PalmerMarty Pattin 52346954
1975-08-15vs NYA118L  4-565-53227,099 Dennis LeonardPat DobsonPat DobsonDoug BirdTippy Martinez52747453
1975-08-16vs NYA119W  4-366-53232,913 Steve BusbyDoc MedichNelson BrilesDoc MedichBob McClure53147754
1975-08-17vs NYA120W  5-367-53231,260 Paul SplittorffCatfish HunterPaul SplittorffCatfish Hunter 53648056
1975-08-19vs BOS121L  0-567-54219,505 Al FitzmorrisBill LeeBill LeeAl Fitzmorris 53648551
1975-08-20vs BOS122W  3-168-54218,037 Dennis LeonardLuis TiantDennis LeonardLuis Tiant 53948653
1975-08-21vs CLE123L  3-768-55211,348 Mark LittellJackie BrownJackie BrownMark Littell 54249349
1975-08-22vs CLE124L  5-968-56213,204 Paul SplittorffFritz PetersonFritz PetersonPaul SplittorffJim Bibby54750245
1975-08-23vs CLE125L  1-768-57215,396 Nelson BrilesRick WaitsRick WaitsNelson Briles 54850939
1975-08-24vs CLE126W  5-269-5729,475 Al FitzmorrisRoric HarrisonAl FitzmorrisRoric HarrisonDoug Bird55351142
1975-08-26vs BAL127W  4-370-5820 Dennis LeonardJim PalmerDennis LeonardJim PalmerDoug Bird55751443
1975-08-26vs BAL128L  2-370-58213,885 Steve BusbyDoyle AlexanderDoyle AlexanderSteve BusbyGrant Jackson55951742
1975-08-27vs BAL129L  2-470-5929,876 Paul SplittorffMike TorrezMike TorrezPaul Splittorff 56152140
1975-08-29@ NYA130L  5-670-60211,345Al FitzmorrisRudy MaySparky LyleMarty Pattin 56652739
1975-08-30@ NYA131W  5-271-6029,926Dennis LeonardCatfish HunterDennis LeonardCatfish Hunter 57152942
1975-08-31@ NYA132W  7-072-60215,563Paul SplittorffLarry GuraPaul SplittorffLarry Gura 57852949
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1975-09-01@ CHA133L  8-1073-6120Steve BusbyWilbur WoodRich GossageSteve Busby 58653947
1975-09-01@ CHA134W  3-173-6129,605Nelson BrilesClaude OsteenDoug BirdClaude Osteen 58954049
1975-09-02@ CHA135W  4-174-6124,198Al FitzmorrisJim KaatAl FitzmorrisJim KaatMarty Pattin59354152
1975-09-03@ CHA136W  5-475-6123,900Dennis LeonardJesse JeffersonDennis LeonardDave HamiltonMarty Pattin59854553
1975-09-04@ CHA137W  7-076-6121,569Paul SplittorffKen KravecPaul SplittorffKen Kravec 60554560
1975-09-05@ CAL138W  5-277-6126,902Steve BusbyEd FigueroaSteve BusbyEd Figueroa 61054763
1975-09-06@ CAL139W  4-379-6120Doug BirdFrank TananaLindy McDanielFrank Tanana 61455064
1975-09-06@ CAL140W  6-379-61212,043Marty PattinBill SingerMarty PattinBill SingerNelson Briles62055367
1975-09-07@ CAL141W  8-780-6127,029Al FitzmorrisDick LangeMark LittellMickey ScottGeorge Throop62856068
1975-09-08@ OAK142L  2-880-62238,735Dennis LeonardKen HoltzmanKen HoltzmanDennis Leonard 63056862
1975-09-09@ OAK143L  1-280-63211,124Paul SplittorffGlenn AbbottJim ToddMarty Pattin 63157061
1975-09-10@ OAK144L  1-980-64211,172Steve BusbyVida BlueVida BlueSteve Busby 63257953
1975-09-12vs CAL145W  10-282-6420 Dennis LeonardBill SingerDennis LeonardBill Singer 64258161
1975-09-12vs CAL146W  7-282-6429,749 Al FitzmorrisDon KirkwoodAl FitzmorrisDon Kirkwood 64958366
1975-09-13vs CAL147L  2-682-65210,277 Doug BirdEd FigueroaEd FigueroaDoug Bird 65158962
1975-09-14vs CAL148W  10-483-6527,473 Steve BusbyFrank TananaSteve BusbyFrank Tanana 66159368
1975-09-15vs CHA149W  3-284-6526,398 Paul SplittorffClaude OsteenPaul SplittorffClaude Osteen 66459569
1975-09-16vs CHA150L  5-684-6626,824 Dennis LeonardJesse JeffersonJesse JeffersonDennis LeonardRich Gossage66960168
1975-09-17@ MIN151L  1-284-6723,154Al FitzmorrisDave GoltzDave GoltzAl Fitzmorris 67060367
1975-09-18@ MIN152W  4-385-6723,201Doug BirdEddie BaneRay SadeckiEddie BaneGeorge Throop67460668
1975-09-19vs OAK153W  5-486-67219,393 Steve BusbyGlenn AbbottSteve BusbyGlenn AbbottMarty Pattin67961069
1975-09-20vs OAK154L  4-1686-68226,951 Paul SplittorffVida BlueVida BluePaul Splittorff 68362657
1975-09-21vs OAK155W  2-187-68221,023 Dennis LeonardDick BosmanDennis LeonardDick BosmanMarty Pattin68562758
1975-09-22vs TEX156W  2-188-6826,180 Al FitzmorrisStan PerzanowskiAl FitzmorrisSteve Foucault 68762859
1975-09-23vs TEX157W  4-089-6826,451 Doug BirdJim UmbargerBob McClureJim Umbarger 69162863
1975-09-24vs MIN158W  4-290-6826,653 Mark LittellJim HughesMarty PattinJim Hughes 69563065
1975-09-25vs MIN159L  2-590-6927,309 Paul SplittorffBill ButlerBill ButlerPaul SplittorffTom Johnson69763562
1975-09-26@ TEX160W  8-691-6927,310Dennis LeonardFergie JenkinsDennis LeonardFergie JenkinsMarty Pattin70564164
1975-09-27@ TEX161L  4-591-70218,003Al FitzmorrisGaylord PerryGaylord PerryAl Fitzmorris 70964663
1975-09-28@ TEX162L  1-391-7126,470Mark LittellStan PerzanowskiStan PerzanowskiMark LittellSteve Foucault71064961


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