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1977 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  102-60   .630
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,852,603
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Cookie Rojas (38)
Youngest Player:  Clint Hurdle (19)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff, Buck Martinez, Amos Otis, Cookie Rojas (8)
Top Hitter:  Hal McRae (3)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Mike Jones (#21)

Roster Continuity:  79.99%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals10260.630--
Texas9468.5808.0
Chi White Sox9072.55612.0
Minnesota8477.52217.5
California7488.45728.0
Seattle6498.39538.0
Oakland6398.39138.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Hal McRaeof3311965-6-117MLB16264110419154112192181459431352512.298.366.51510003307204831387.7.292
18Al Cowensof5251969-75-1026MLB1626069818932142311216124164841514.312.361.52510003186614491237.4.317
5George Brett3b-1b7241971-2-29MLB1395641051763213228814125524293312.312.373.53210003006274181258.1.296
7John Mayberry1b39281967-1-6MLB153543731252212382138386791713.230.336.4010218641442814.9.231
2Freddie Patekss35321965-22-421MLB1544977213026656053134184521376.262.320.3680183563406684.5.301
26Amos Otisof55301965-5-95MLB1424788512020817782377188053913.251.342.4330207561390785.4.270
20Frank White2b4426UDFA: 1970MLB152474591162155502352567201124.245.284.3420162514380523.7.275
15Darrell Porterc-251970-1-4MLB13042561117213166010537016166.275.353.4520192486321756.3.293
25Tom Poquetteof-251970-4-80MLB1063424310023623314192152424.292.337.4120141372256555.8.305
8Pete LaCock1b-of-251970-1-20MLB88218256612132921152511044.303.345.408089238161345.7.325
19Joe Zdebof-241971-4-75MLB10519526585222365162303335.297.346.374073217153264.6.324
1Cookie Rojas2b-38UDFA: 1956MLB64156839910101381702115.250.285.321050166127142.9.279
12John Wathanc-1b-271971-1-4MLB55119183953221205801031.328.346.47105612784237.3.330
21Buck Martinezc-28UDFA: 1967MLB298031840190131200201.225.253.312025856662.4.254
10Joe Lahoudof-30UDFA: 1966MLB3465817502810111601012.262.364.4310287751115.7.312
6Bob Heisess-2b-30UDFA: 1966MLB546211162105012810100.258.292.323020664863.4.296
3Dave Nelson2b-3b-33UDFA: 1964MLB27488931041371100001.187.291.292014554332.0.243
32Willie Wilsonof-211974-16-379MLB133410112001631800201.324.343.382013372943.6.423
9Clint Hurdleof-191975-1-9MLB926580027002700000.308.357.538100014281857.3.353
30U.L. Washingtonss-23UDFA: 1973MLB1020041101105400100.200.360.35007261735.5.250
17Mark Littellp-241971-12-267MLB481000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (21 players)16255948221549299771467731708752268745504958104.277.340.4367762440626843439285.8.291

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Dennis Leonard1261972-2-42MLB20123.04383721511292.22461179918792441421.117.560.552.437.500.32.2781.07
48Jim Colborn2931UDFA: 1967MLB18143.6236356100239.0233106962281103831.318.770.833.053.880.79.2671.11
34Paul Splittorff17301968-25-574MLB1663.6937376200229.024310494118399501.429.550.433.263.890.84.3040.95
16Andy Hassler-251969-25-579MLB964.2029273110156.1166887377583811.549.560.404.324.780.90.3032.03
33Marty Pattin-341965-7-127MLB1033.5831104080128.11155651163755301.188.061.122.593.860.67.2451.15
29Doug Bird49271969-8-152MLB1143.88535003114118.11205251142983301.269.131.062.216.310.35.3050.87
37Larry Gura62291969-2-40MLB853.13526112410106.1108433782846411.289.140.682.373.890.61.2831.07
17Mark Littell60241971-12-267MLB843.61485002912104.2734942655106821.226.280.524.739.110.52.2620.83
23Steve Mingori-33UDFA: 1965MLB243.094300022464.059262241919301.228.300.562.672.671.00.2640.89
42Tom Hall-291966-3-53MLB003.526000207.24332610001.304.702.357.0411.740.60.1430.71
31Randy McGilberry-231975-14-321MLB015.143000107.0744111001.149.001.291.291.291.00.2611.13
35George Throop-261972-16-378MLB003.384000115.1122141000.941.691.696.751.694.00.0000.67
39Gary Lance-281967-20-381MLB014.501000102.0211020002.009.000.009.000.00--.2861.00
Totals: (21 players)102603.541621624110121421,46113776515751464998505691.428.480.683.075.240.59.274 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darrell PorterC12566361134.9820.00 
John WathanC35130910.9930.00 
Buck MartinezC28133810.9930.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John Mayberry1B1451296817118.9950.00 
Pete LaCock1B2918617216.9900.00 
John Wathan1B526012.9630.00 
Bob Heise1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B152310434886.9890.00 
Bob Heise2B212027081.0000.00 
Cookie Rojas2B162618071.0000.00 
Dave Nelson2B11111423.9260.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett3B1351153252033.9570.00 
Cookie Rojas3B31236256.9440.00 
Bob Heise3B1231033.8120.00 
Joe Zdeb3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Freddie PatekSS1542524132970.9580.00 
Bob HeiseSS21193038.9420.00 
U.L. WashingtonSS9132154.8720.00 
Frank WhiteSS403001.0000.00 
George BrettSS10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al CowensOF1593071461.9820.00 
Amos OtisOF1403261030.9910.00 
Tom PoquetteOF961774011.0000.00 
Joe ZdebOF9393430.9700.00 
Hal McRaeOF4784841.9580.00 
Joe LahoudOF1518210.9520.00 
Pete LaCockOF12172001.0000.00 
Clint HurdleOF9170001.0000.00 
Willie WilsonOF924010.9600.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug BirdP53118613001.0001.45 
Larry GuraP5210661821.9232.04 
Mark LittellP481047711.9331.21 
Steve MingoriP436431411.9442.39 
Dennis LeonardP38292212942.9261.54 
Paul SplittorffP3722993823.9591.85 
Jim ColbornP36239273953.9302.49 
Marty PattinP31128619001.0001.76 
Andy HasslerP2915662832.9191.96 
Tom HallP6702001.0002.50 
George ThroopP4512001.0005.29 
Randy McGilberryP3712001.0003.86 
Gary LanceP120000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal McRaeDH115.0000.00 
Pete LaCockDH26.0000.00 
John MayberryDH8.0000.00 
Dave NelsonDH7.0000.00 
Cookie RojasDH6.0000.00 
Joe LahoudDH4.0000.00 
Joe ZdebDH4.0000.00 
George BrettDH3.0000.00 
John WathanDH2.0000.00 
Willie WilsonDH2.0000.00 
Al CowensDH1.0000.00 
Dennis LeonardDH1.0000.00 
Darrell PorterDH1.0000.00 


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