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1980 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  97-65   .599
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jim Frey
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  2,288,714
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Marty Pattin (37)
Youngest Player:  Mike Jones (20)
Longest Tenure:  Amos Otis, Paul Splittorff (11)
Top Hitter:  George Brett (2)
Top Pitcher:  Larry Gura (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Frank Wills (#16)

Roster Continuity:  77.11%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9765.599--
Oakland8379.51214.0
Minnesota7784.47819.5
Texas7685.47220.5
Chi White Sox7090.43826.0
California6595.40631.0
Seattle59103.36438.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Willie Wilsonof5241974-16-379MLB16170513323028153497910288163514.326.357.42102977454951256.8.365
20Frank White2b6829UDFA: 1970MLB154560701482347601961969209411.264.289.3570200594442613.8.289
30U.L. Washingtonss4326UDFA: 1973MLB15354979150161165320753780010213.273.336.3750206614431754.7.308
24Willie Aikens1b35251975-1-2MLB151543701512402098106488730923.278.356.4330235623424875.5.295
11Hal McRaeof37341965-6-117MLB1244897314539514831022956840613.297.342.4830236532365906.7.308
12John Wathanc-1b48301971-1-4MLB126453571381476581735042363119.305.377.4060184510341755.9.325
5George Brett3b-1b2271971-2-29MLB117449871753392411815658221160711.390.454.664100029851529814112.8.368
15Darrell Porterc89281970-1-4MLB11841851104142751116950250610.249.354.3420143495331584.8.264
10Clint Hurdleof96221975-1-9MLB130395501163121060003461252511.294.349.4580181438297686.2.322
26Amos Otisof58331965-5-95MLB107394569916310531613970302109.251.316.3830151448317544.6.275
7Dave Chalk3b-ss-291972-1-10MLB69167194210112011182720035.251.326.341057190134204.0.289
9Jamie Quirkc-3b-251972-1-18MLB621631345505213272412337.276.305.399065177133193.8.292
8Pete LaCock1b-of-281970-1-20MLB11415614326011810171011027.205.284.263041176133122.5.211
2Rusty Torresof-311966-54-811MLB517210120003138700001.167.250.167012806410.5.185
18Rance Mulliniks3b-ss-241974-3-58MLB365481430060071000012.259.339.315017624363.7.311
19Jose Cardenalof-36UDFA: 1961MLB25538182005005500030.340.377.377020613896.5.353
4Bob Detherageof-251972-3-65MLB2026282017111400000.308.333.500013271956.5.333
3Steve Braunof-3b-321966-10-200MLB1423010001002200000.043.120.043012522-1-1.5.048
1Jerry Terrellss-3b-331968-18-412MLB2316410000000000000.062.062.062011615-1-1.7.062
53Onix Concepcionss-2b-22UDFA: 1976MLB1215120002000100001.133.133.133021514-1-1.3.143
17Manny Castillo3b-23UDFA: 1973MLB710120000000000000.200.200.2000210801.1.200
52Ken Phelps1b-251976-15-354MLB34000000000200000.000.000.0000044--.000
23German Barranca2b-23UDFA: 1975MLB70300000000000000.000.000.0000000--.000
Totals: (23 players)16257148091633266591157661854350870938453463147.286.345.4137582362635743689005.6.306

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Larry Gura7321969-2-40MLB18102.95363616400283.1272107932076113201.238.640.642.413.590.67.2700.78
22Dennis Leonard8291972-2-42MLB20113.7938389300280.127112711830801551211.258.700.962.574.980.52.2720.88
34Paul Splittorff50331968-25-574MLB14114.1534334000204.023610194174353101.3710.410.751.902.340.81.3011.12
38Rich Gale49261975-5-105MLB1393.9232286111190.21699083167897601.307.980.763.684.580.80.2570.78
27Renie Martin-241977-19-486MLB10104.3932202082137.11338467187068401.488.721.184.594.461.03.2640.84
29Dan Quisenberry2627UDFA: 1975MLB1273.09750006833128.1129474452737101.229.050.351.892.590.73.2792.99
33Marty Pattin-371965-7-127MLB403.643700021489.097393672340201.359.810.712.334.040.58.2970.73
40Steve Busby-301971-2-39MLB136.17116002042.159302931912401.8412.540.644.042.551.58.3480.90
31Gary Christenson-271971-13-297MLB305.17240008131.135231841816101.6910.051.155.174.601.13.2920.67
21Jeff Twitty-221979-25-638MLB216.04130002022.1331715479001.7913.301.612.823.630.78.3581.39
35Rawly Eastwick-291969-3-62MLB015.32140008022.0371413285102.0515.140.823.272.051.60.3681.46
25Ken Brett-311966-1-4MLB000.0080003113.1800054000.985.400.003.382.701.25.1901.92
28Craig Chamberlain-231978-1-2MLB016.755000209.11087353101.619.642.894.822.891.67.2260.47
50Mike Jones-20UDFA: 1987MLB0111.573100104.2676052002.3611.570.009.643.862.50.3750.38
1Jerry Terrell-331968-18-412MLB000.001000101.0100010002.009.000.009.000.00--.2500.50
Totals: (23 players)97653.84162162378125421,45914966946231154656143511.479.230.802.873.790.76.283 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darrell PorterC813223786.9780.00 
John WathanC773062565.9820.00 
Jamie QuirkC1548921.9660.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie Aikens1B1381081651295.9900.00 
Pete LaCock1B8626721127.9970.00 
John Wathan1B121127114.9920.00 
Jerry Terrell1B3182001.0000.00 
Ken Phelps1B2140021.0000.00 
George Brett1B140011.0000.00 
Jamie Quirk1B130001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B15339544810103.9880.00 
Dave Chalk2B17333137.9550.00 
Rance Mulliniks2B141119041.0000.00 
Jerry Terrell2B334021.0000.00 
Manny Castillo2B125001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett3B1121032561728.9550.00 
Dave Chalk3B33245633.9640.00 
Jamie Quirk3B28215762.9290.00 
Manny Castillo3B303001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
U.L. WashingtonSS1522374673286.9570.00 
Rance MulliniksSS18193415.9810.00 
Onix ConcepcionSS651031.8330.00 
Dave ChalkSS101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie WilsonOF159482961.9880.00 
Clint HurdleOF1262338101.9600.00 
Amos OtisOF105310641.9870.00 
Rusty TorresOF4067421.9730.00 
John WathanOF3554110.9820.00 
Pete LaCockOF2944111.9780.00 
Jose CardenalOF2330210.9700.00 
Bob DetherageOF20160001.0000.00 
Hal McRaeOF9170001.0000.00 
Jamie QuirkOF760001.0000.00 
Jerry TerrellOF780001.0000.00 
Steve BraunOF520001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dan QuisenberryP75128172924.9583.23 
Dennis LeonardP3828094114.9801.61 
Marty PattinP37894911.9291.31 
Larry GuraP36283950031.0001.88 
Paul SplittorffP342041430041.0001.94 
Rich GaleP32190102611.9731.70 
Renie MartinP32137101845.8751.84 
Gary ChristensonP243108001.0002.32 
Rawly EastwickP14223610.9003.68 
Jeff TwittyP132205001.0002.04 
Steve BusbyP11425410.9001.92 
Ken BrettP81303001.0002.06 
Craig ChamberlainP5902001.0001.98 
Mike JonesP340000.0000.00 
Jerry TerrellP1101001.0009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal McRaeDH110.0000.00 
Darrell PorterDH34.0000.00 
Willie AikensDH13.0000.00 
Dave ChalkDH6.0000.00 
Manny CastilloDH2.0000.00 
Steve BraunDH1.0000.00 
Jamie QuirkDH1.0000.00 
Jerry TerrellDH1.0000.00 
Rusty TorresDH1.0000.00 


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