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1980 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
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:  Lost World Series (Phillies)

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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-04-10vs DET1L  1-50-1534,901 Dennis LeonardJack MorrisJack MorrisDennis Leonard 15-4
1980-04-11vs DET2W  4-01-1414,605 Larry GuraDan SchatzederLarry GuraDan Schatzeder 550
1980-04-12vs DET3W  8-62-1316,130 Rich GaleMilt WilcoxMarty PattinPat Underwood 13112
1980-04-13vs DET4W  3-23-1217,720 Paul SplittorffDave RozemaPaul SplittorffDave RozemaGary Christenson16133
1980-04-15@ BAL5L  2-123-2450,199Dennis LeonardJim PalmerJim PalmerDennis Leonard 1825-7
1980-04-16@ BAL6L  1-23-367,473Larry GuraMike FlanaganMike FlanaganLarry Gura 1927-8
1980-04-17@ BAL7L  2-53-467,166Rich GaleSteve StoneSteve StoneRich GaleTim Stoddard2132-11
1980-04-18@ DET8W  9-64-4650,687Paul SplittorffDave RozemaDan QuisenberryAurelio Lopez 3038-8
1980-04-19@ DET9L  6-84-5613,583Dennis LeonardJack MorrisJack MorrisRenie Martin 3646-10
1980-04-20@ DET10W  9-65-5518,755Larry GuraDan SchatzederRenie MartinDan SchatzederDan Quisenberry4552-7
1980-04-21vs TOR11L  1-75-6521,117 Rich GaleDave StiebDave StiebRich Gale 4659-13
1980-04-22vs TOR12W  7-26-6516,993 Paul SplittorffPaul MirabellaPaul SplittorffPaul Mirabella 5361-8
1980-04-23vs TOR13W  7-47-6418,855 Dennis LeonardJim ClancyGary ChristensonJoey McLaughlinDan Quisenberry6065-5
1980-04-25vs BAL14W  7-08-6420,436 Larry GuraSteve StoneLarry GuraSteve Stone 67652
1980-04-26vs BAL15L  0-48-7425,925 Rich GaleMike FlanaganMike FlanaganRich Gale 6769-2
1980-04-27vs BAL16W  3-29-7320,496 Paul SplittorffDennis MartinezPaul SplittorffDave Ford 7071-1
1980-04-29@ TOR17L  1-39-8511,553Dennis LeonardJim ClancyJim ClancyDennis Leonard 7174-3
1980-04-30@ TOR18W  3-010-8314,029Larry GuraJesse JeffersonLarry GuraJesse Jefferson 74740
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-05-02vs BOS19L  5-610-9325,965 Rich GaleMike TorrezSkip LockwoodDan Quisenberry 7980-1
1980-05-03vs BOS20L  0-710-10428,760 Paul SplittorffChuck RaineyChuck RaineyPaul Splittorff 7987-8
1980-05-04vs BOS21W  5-311-10324,209 Dennis LeonardBob StanleyDennis LeonardBob StanleyDan Quisenberry8490-6
1980-05-06@ CHA22L  0-211-1147,938Larry GuraRich WorthamRich WorthamLarry GuraEd Farmer8492-8
1980-05-07@ CHA23W  12-512-1147,584Rich GaleKen KravecGary ChristensonKen Kravec 9697-1
1980-05-08@ CHA24L  2-812-1247,410Paul SplittorffBritt BurnsBritt BurnsPaul Splittorff 98105-7
1980-05-09@ BOS25W  6-513-12428,597Dennis LeonardBob StanleyDennis LeonardBob StanleyDan Quisenberry104110-6
1980-05-10@ BOS26W  13-814-12330,519Renie MartinDennis EckersleyRenie MartinDennis EckersleyMarty Pattin117118-1
1980-05-11@ BOS27L  2-514-13424,685Rich GaleChuck RaineyChuck RaineyRich Gale 119123-4
1980-05-12@ NYA28W  12-315-13417,010Larry GuraLuis TiantLarry GuraLuis TiantMarty Pattin1311265
1980-05-13@ NYA29W  4-116-13320,107Renie MartinMike GriffinRenie MartinMike GriffinDan Quisenberry1351278
1980-05-14@ NYA30L  3-1616-14421,953Dennis LeonardRon GuidryRon GuidryDennis LeonardEd Figueroa138143-5
1980-05-16vs CAL31L  1-1116-15422,264 Rich GaleBruce KisonBruce KisonRich Gale 139154-15
1980-05-17vs CAL32W  2-117-15330,326 Larry GuraDon AaseLarry GuraMark Clear 141155-14
1980-05-18vs CAL33W  5-318-15325,382 Renie MartinFrank TananaRenie MartinFrank TananaDan Quisenberry146158-12
1980-05-19vs OAK34W  6-519-15228,889 Dennis LeonardSteve McCattyDan QuisenberryDave Hamilton 152163-11
1980-05-20vs OAK35W  1-020-15223,698 Rich GaleMike NorrisRich GaleMike NorrisDan Quisenberry153163-10
1980-05-21vs OAK36L  2-420-16224,030 Larry GuraBrian KingmanBob LaceyDan Quisenberry 155167-12
1980-05-22vs OAK37W  16-321-16223,124 Renie MartinMatt KeoughRenie MartinMatt Keough 1711701
1980-05-23@ CAL38W  13-922-16126,270Dennis LeonardFrank TananaDennis LeonardFrank Tanana 1841795
1980-05-24@ CAL39W  6-523-16134,938Rich GaleAlfredo MartinezDan QuisenberryMark Clear 1901846
1980-05-25@ CAL40W  7-324-16130,325Larry GuraDave LaRocheLarry GuraDave LaRoche 19718710
1980-05-26@ OAK41L  1-424-17121,882Renie MartinMatt KeoughMatt KeoughRenie Martin 1981917
1980-05-27@ OAK42W  4-225-1714,488Dennis LeonardBrian KingmanDennis LeonardBrian Kingman 2021939
1980-05-28@ OAK43L  3-625-1814,094Rich GaleRick LangfordRick LangfordRich Gale 2051996
1980-05-30vs CHA44W  9-226-18126,550 Larry GuraRich WorthamLarry GuraRich Wortham 21420113
1980-05-31vs CHA45W  6-427-18129,050 Renie MartinSteve TroutRenie MartinSteve TroutDan Quisenberry22020515
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-06-01vs CHA46L  1-627-19133,428 Dennis LeonardBritt BurnsBritt BurnsDennis Leonard 22121110
1980-06-02vs NYA47L  3-527-20139,261 Paul SplittorffRon GuidryRon GuidryPaul Splittorff 2242168
1980-06-03vs NYA48W  6-528-20126,734 Larry GuraMike GriffinDan QuisenberryRon Davis 2302219
1980-06-04vs NYA49W  9-329-20127,234 Renie MartinLuis TiantRenie MartinLuis Tiant 23922415
1980-06-05@ TEX50W  8-030-20116,512Dennis LeonardJim KernDennis LeonardJim Kern 24722423
1980-06-06@ TEX51W  4-231-20126,367Paul SplittorffJon MatlackPaul SplittorffJon MatlackDan Quisenberry25122625
1980-06-07@ TEX52W  7-232-20124,530Rich GaleGaylord PerryRich GaleGaylord Perry 25822830
1980-06-08@ TEX53W  5-433-20116,179Larry GuraDoc MedichGary ChristensonBob BabcockDan Quisenberry26323231
1980-06-10@ CLE54W  8-434-2016,061Renie MartinLen BarkerMarty PattinLen Barker 27123635
1980-06-11@ CLE55W  5-035-2110Dennis LeonardRick WaitsDennis LeonardRick Waits 27623640
1980-06-11@ CLE56L  5-835-21113,712Paul SplittorffDan SpillnerDan SpillnerRich Gale 28124437
1980-06-13@ MIL57W  4-336-21130,740Larry GuraRickey KeetonLarry GuraRickey KeetonDan Quisenberry28524738
1980-06-14@ MIL58L  2-536-22150,605Renie MartinBill TraversBill TraversRenie MartinBill Castro28725235
1980-06-15@ MIL59W  7-237-22128,389Dennis LeonardMoose HaasDennis LeonardMoose Haas 29425440
1980-06-16vs TEX60L  3-637-23139,457 Paul SplittorffJon MatlackBob BabcockDan QuisenberrySparky Lyle29726037
1980-06-17vs TEX61W  3-238-23125,324 Rich GaleGaylord PerryRich GaleGaylord Perry 30026238
1980-06-18vs CLE62W  10-239-23123,736 Larry GuraJohn DennyLarry GuraJohn Denny 31026446
1980-06-19vs CLE63L  4-539-24121,158 Renie MartinLen BarkerLen BarkerRenie MartinMike Stanton31426945
1980-06-20vs MIL64L  5-1039-25138,179 Dennis LeonardMoose HaasMoose HaasDennis LeonardBill Castro31927940
1980-06-21vs MIL65L  1-539-26140,344 Paul SplittorffLary SorensenLary SorensenPaul Splittorff 32028436
1980-06-22vs MIL66W  7-440-26139,592 Rich GaleMike CaldwellRich GaleMike Caldwell 32728839
1980-06-23@ MIN67L  1-440-2717,525Larry GuraJerry KoosmanJerry KoosmanLarry Gura 32829236
1980-06-24@ MIN68L  1-241-2810Dennis LeonardDarrell JacksonDarrell JacksonDan Quisenberry 32929435
1980-06-24@ MIN69W  4-241-28111,556Renie MartinRoger EricksonRenie MartinRoger EricksonDan Quisenberry33329637
1980-06-25@ MIN70W  4-142-2819,150Paul SplittorffGeoff ZahnPaul SplittorffGeoff ZahnDan Quisenberry33729740
1980-06-27@ SEA71W  2-143-28112,099Rich GaleRick HoneycuttRich GaleRick HoneycuttDan Quisenberry33929841
1980-06-28@ SEA72W  4-244-28122,154Larry GuraDave RobertsLarry GuraDave Roberts 34330043
1980-06-29@ SEA73L  2-744-29110,015Dennis LeonardGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottDennis Leonard 34530738
1980-06-30vs MIN74L  3-1244-30133,540 Renie MartinDarrell JacksonDarrell JacksonRenie Martin 34831929
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-07-01vs MIN75L  1-244-31120,224 Paul SplittorffGeoff ZahnDoug CorbettPaul Splittorff 34932128
1980-07-02vs MIN76W  4-345-31126,225 Rich GaleJerry KoosmanDan QuisenberryJerry Koosman 35332429
1980-07-03vs SEA77L  2-1345-32121,777 Larry GuraJim BeattieJim BeattieLarry GuraShane Rawley35533718
1980-07-04vs SEA78W  5-346-32127,891 Dennis LeonardGlenn AbbottDan QuisenberryDave Roberts 36034020
1980-07-05vs SEA79W  5-447-32130,617 Renie MartinMike ParrottJeff TwittyMike ParrottDan Quisenberry36534421
1980-07-06vs SEA80L  3-547-33128,458 Paul SplittorffFloyd BannisterFloyd BannisterPaul SplittorffShane Rawley36834919
1980-07-10vs DET81W  3-248-33123,684 Paul SplittorffMilt WilcoxPaul SplittorffMilt WilcoxDan Quisenberry37135120
1980-07-11vs DET82W  7-349-33131,017 Dennis LeonardJack MorrisDennis LeonardJack Morris 37835424
1980-07-12@ BAL83L  1-349-34141,514Renie MartinSteve StoneSteve StoneRenie MartinTim Stoddard37935722
1980-07-13@ BAL84W  5-150-34121,311Larry GuraMike FlanaganLarry GuraMike Flanagan 38435826
1980-07-14@ BAL85W  8-451-34123,504Paul SplittorffScott McGregorPaul SplittorffScott McGregorDan Quisenberry39236230
1980-07-15@ BOS86W  8-452-34126,865Rich GaleSteve RenkoRich GaleSteve Renko 40036634
1980-07-16@ BOS87W  5-153-34127,213Dennis LeonardDennis EckersleyDennis LeonardDennis EckersleyDan Quisenberry40536738
1980-07-17@ BOS88L  4-1253-35125,619Renie MartinJohn TudorJohn TudorRenie Martin 40937930
1980-07-18@ NYA89W  13-154-35144,170Larry GuraRudy MayLarry GuraRudy May 42238042
1980-07-19@ NYA90L  7-1354-36153,583Paul SplittorffDoug BirdDoug BirdPaul SplittorffRon Davis42939336
1980-07-20@ NYA91W  14-355-36150,328Rich GaleRon GuidryRich GaleRon GuidryDan Quisenberry44339647
1980-07-21vs CHA92W  2-156-36137,054 Dennis LeonardBritt BurnsDennis LeonardBritt BurnsDan Quisenberry44539748
1980-07-22vs CHA93L  1-656-37128,891 Steve BusbySteve TroutSteve TroutSteve Busby 44640343
1980-07-23vs CHA94W  9-257-37125,105 Larry GuraRoss BaumgartenLarry GuraRoss Baumgarten 45540550
1980-07-24vs CHA95W  12-458-37129,052 Paul SplittorffRich WorthamPaul SplittorffRich Wortham 46740958
1980-07-25vs NYA96W  6-159-37140,039 Rich GaleLuis TiantRich GaleLuis Tiant 47341063
1980-07-26vs NYA97L  4-559-38141,860 Dennis LeonardTom UnderwoodRich GossageDennis Leonard 47741562
1980-07-27vs NYA98W  8-060-38140,057 Larry GuraTommy JohnLarry GuraTommy John 48541570
1980-07-29vs BOS99W  9-861-38135,042 Paul SplittorffBob OjedaDan QuisenberryTom Burgmeier 49442371
1980-07-30vs BOS100L  1-761-39131,468 Steve BusbySteve RenkoBob StanleySteve Busby 49543065
1980-07-31vs BOS101W  13-362-39133,500 Dennis LeonardDennis EckersleyDennis LeonardDennis Eckersley 50843375
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-08-01@ CHA102W  4-363-39123,316Larry GuraBritt BurnsLarry GuraBritt BurnsDan Quisenberry51243676
1980-08-02@ CHA103W  8-264-39114,905Rich GaleSteve TroutRich GaleSteve TroutMarty Pattin52043882
1980-08-03@ CHA104L  3-564-40114,329Paul SplittorffRichard DotsonRichard DotsonPaul Splittorff 52344380
1980-08-04@ DET105W  6-565-40137,016Steve BusbyDan SchatzederDan QuisenberryDan Schatzeder 52944881
1980-08-05@ DET106W  6-366-40127,469Dennis LeonardMilt WilcoxDennis LeonardMilt WilcoxDan Quisenberry53545184
1980-08-06@ DET107W  5-467-40129,115Larry GuraJack MorrisLarry GuraJack MorrisDan Quisenberry54045585
1980-08-08@ TOR108W  9-069-4010Rich GaleJim ClancyRich GaleJim Clancy 54945594
1980-08-08@ TOR109W  7-469-40122,146Paul SplittorffJackson ToddMarty PattinJerry Garvin 55645997
1980-08-09@ TOR110L  3-469-41121,300Steve BusbyDave StiebMike WillisRawly Eastwick 55946396
1980-08-10@ TOR111W  8-570-41123,473Dennis LeonardJesse JeffersonDennis LeonardJesse JeffersonMarty Pattin56746899
1980-08-11vs BAL112L  1-270-42141,334 Larry GuraDennis MartinezDennis MartinezLarry Gura 56847098
1980-08-12vs BAL113W  4-371-42134,913 Paul SplittorffScott McGregorDan QuisenberryScott McGregor 57247399
1980-08-13vs BAL114W  6-172-42135,600 Rich GaleJim PalmerRich GaleJim Palmer 578474104
1980-08-15vs TOR115W  4-373-42134,861 Dennis LeonardJesse JeffersonDennis LeonardJesse JeffersonDan Quisenberry582477105
1980-08-16vs TOR116W  11-574-42139,631 Larry GuraJack KucekLarry GuraJack Kucek 593482111
1980-08-17vs TOR117W  8-375-42130,693 Paul SplittorffJim ClancyPaul SplittorffJim ClancyDan Quisenberry601485116
1980-08-18@ TEX118W  6-376-42117,609Rich GaleEd FigueroaRich GaleEd FigueroaDan Quisenberry607488119
1980-08-19@ TEX119W  4-377-42117,800Dennis LeonardJon MatlackJeff TwittyDanny DarwinDan Quisenberry611491120
1980-08-20@ TEX120W  5-378-42116,996Larry GuraKen ClayDan QuisenberryJohn Henry JohnsonRenie Martin616494122
1980-08-21vs CLE121L  3-478-43132,139 Steve BusbyRick WaitsRick WaitsSteve BusbyVictor Cruz619498121
1980-08-22vs CLE122L  1-478-44134,526 Paul SplittorffLen BarkerLen BarkerPaul SplittorffSid Monge620502118
1980-08-23vs CLE123W  3-279-44140,192 Rich GaleWayne GarlandRich GaleWayne GarlandDan Quisenberry623504119
1980-08-24vs CLE124W  7-580-44130,593 Dennis LeonardRoss GrimsleyDennis LeonardRoss GrimsleyDan Quisenberry630509121
1980-08-25@ MIL125W  9-381-44115,912Larry GuraMoose HaasLarry GuraMoose HaasDan Quisenberry639512127
1980-08-26@ MIL126W  7-682-44116,824Steve BusbyMike CaldwellSteve BusbyMike CaldwellDan Quisenberry646518128
1980-08-27@ MIL127W  5-483-44118,815Paul SplittorffPaul MitchellPaul SplittorffPaul MitchellRenie Martin651522129
1980-08-28vs TEX128L  6-1083-45125,944 Rich GaleFergie JenkinsDave RajsichJeff Twitty 657532125
1980-08-29vs TEX129W  7-384-45132,781 Dennis LeonardEd FigueroaDennis LeonardEd Figueroa 664535129
1980-08-30vs TEX130L  5-784-46134,557 Larry GuraJon MatlackJohn Henry JohnsonDan Quisenberry 669542127
1980-08-31vs TEX131W  4-385-46137,390 Paul SplittorffKen ClayDan QuisenberrySparky Lyle 673545128
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-09-01vs MIL132L  1-685-47128,597 Rich GaleBob McClureBob McClureRich Gale 674551123
1980-09-03vs MIL133L  1-385-48123,037 Dennis LeonardLary SorensenLary SorensenDennis Leonard 675554121
1980-09-04vs MIL134L  5-985-49121,898 Larry GuraBill TraversBill CastroDan Quisenberry 680563117
1980-09-05@ CLE135W  2-186-49121,808Paul SplittorffRick WaitsPaul SplittorffRick Waits 682564118
1980-09-06@ CLE136L  3-886-50127,352Renie MartinLen BarkerLen BarkerRenie Martin 685572113
1980-09-07@ CLE137W  6-487-5018,990Dennis LeonardWayne GarlandDennis LeonardWayne GarlandDan Quisenberry691576115
1980-09-08@ CAL138L  4-787-51123,050Larry GuraAlfredo MartinezDon AaseLarry GuraAndy Hassler695583112
1980-09-09@ CAL139L  3-487-52124,131Paul SplittorffFrank TananaFrank TananaPaul SplittorffMark Clear698587111
1980-09-10@ CAL140L  3-887-53124,762Renie MartinRalph BottingDon AaseRenie MartinAndy Hassler701595106
1980-09-11@ CAL141W  7-288-53122,844Dennis LeonardBob FerrisDennis LeonardBob Ferris 708597111
1980-09-12@ OAK142L  5-988-54117,440Rich GaleRick LangfordRick LangfordCraig Chamberlain 713606107
1980-09-13@ OAK143L  2-688-55111,253Larry GuraSteve McCattySteve McCattyLarry Gura 715612103
1980-09-14@ OAK144W  4-389-55110,756Paul SplittorffBrian KingmanPaul SplittorffBrian KingmanDan Quisenberry719615104
1980-09-17vs CAL145W  5-090-5610 Dennis LeonardRalph BottingDennis LeonardRalph Botting 724615109
1980-09-17vs CAL146L  4-790-56125,908 Larry GuraBob FerrisDave LaRocheLarry GuraAndy Hassler728622106
1980-09-18vs CAL147W  5-291-56119,559 Renie MartinAlfredo MartinezRenie MartinAlfredo Martinez 733624109
1980-09-19vs OAK148W  13-392-56129,493 Paul SplittorffBrian KingmanPaul SplittorffBrian Kingman 746627119
1980-09-20vs OAK149L  0-992-57137,523 Mike JonesMatt KeoughMatt KeoughMike Jones 746636110
1980-09-21vs OAK150L  3-992-58141,329 Dennis LeonardMike NorrisMike NorrisDennis Leonard 749645104
1980-09-22@ SEA151L  4-592-5918,643Larry GuraFloyd BannisterByron McLaughlinDan Quisenberry 753650103
1980-09-23@ SEA152L  3-792-60110,879Renie MartinJim BeattieJim BeattieRenie Martin 75665799
1980-09-24@ SEA153L  2-492-61111,180Paul SplittorffRick HoneycuttRick HoneycuttPaul SplittorffMike Parrott75866197
1980-09-26@ MIN154L  0-392-6219,837Dennis LeonardGeoff ZahnGeoff ZahnDennis Leonard 75866494
1980-09-27@ MIN155L  3-892-6316,848Larry GuraJerry KoosmanJerry KoosmanLarry Gura 76167289
1980-09-28@ MIN156L  7-892-6416,938Paul SplittorffRoger EricksonPete RedfernRich GaleDoug Corbett76868088
1980-09-30vs SEA157W  7-593-64117,272 Dennis LeonardRick HoneycuttDan QuisenberryMike Parrott 77568590
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttKCA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1980-10-01vs SEA158W  4-194-64115,604 Rich GaleRob DresslerMarty PattinRob DresslerKen Brett77968693
1980-10-02vs SEA159W  6-295-64115,241 Renie MartinFloyd BannisterRenie MartinFloyd Bannister 78568897
1980-10-03vs MIN160L  3-595-65120,714 Larry GuraJerry KoosmanJerry KoosmanLarry GuraDoug Corbett78869395
1980-10-04vs MIN161W  17-196-65123,751 Dennis LeonardRoger EricksonDennis LeonardRoger Erickson 805694111
1980-10-05vs MIN162W  4-097-65125,603 Paul SplittorffDarrell JacksonPaul SplittorffDarrell JacksonRich Gale809694115


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