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1981 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  50-53   .485
Result:   th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jim Frey, Dick Howser
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,279,403
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jerry Grote (38)
Youngest Player:  Darryl Motley (21)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff, Amos Otis (12)
Top Hitter:  Willie Wilson (13)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Leeper (#23)

Roster Continuity:  78.37%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland6445.587--
Texas5748.5435.0
Chi White Sox5452.5098.5
KC Royals5053.48511.0
California5159.46413.5
Seattle4465.40420.0
Minnesota4168.37623.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Willie Wilsonof13251974-16-379MLB10243954133107132348184243315.303.335.3640160465323615.1.332
11Hal McRaeof60351965-6-117MLB10138938106232736343433233511.272.330.3960154433306575.0.280
26Amos Otisof38341965-5-95MLB9937249100223957167315921397.269.321.4170155417298555.0.291
20Frank White2b-30UDFA: 1970MLB943643591171938421950004310.250.285.3760137390292403.7.266
24Willie Aikens1b20261975-1-2MLB101349459316017530062473120511.266.377.4580160419272666.6.262
5George Brett3b-1b14281971-2-29MLB8934742109277643146272317047.314.361.4840168379255697.3.320
30U.L. Washingtonss9427UDFA: 1973MLB9833940771912291010414301316.227.310.3070104384282343.3.254
12John Wathanc-1b-311971-1-4MLB89301247693119116192321539.252.298.312094330248293.2.268
4Darryl Motleyof-211978-2-51MLB42125152940281371510112.232.276.312039135103102.7.248
23Cesar Geronimoof-33UDFA: 1967MLB5911814290221361111602223.246.305.33103913397133.5.265
9Jamie Quirkc-3b-261972-1-18MLB46100825700100261711005.250.299.3200321078282.6.301
10Clint Hurdleof-231975-1-9MLB287612253141500131003002.329.427.5531000428953199.5.339
15Jerry Grotec-38UDFA: 1962MLB22564173119103210111.304.344.4460256242106.7.296
14Lee May1b-38UDFA: 1961MLB265531630080131400002.291.328.345019584253.2.390
7Dave Chalk3b-ss-301972-1-10MLB27492113005014200301.224.283.286014564342.7.234
18Rance Mulliniks3b-ss-251974-3-58MLB24446103005012700002.227.261.295013463721.8.270
16,52Ken Phelps1b-261976-15-354MLB21221301010011300000.136.174.227052319-1-0.8.333
45Danny Garciaof-1b-271975-11-249MLB1214420000000200000.143.143.1430214120-0.7.167
37Pat Sheridanof-231979-3-73MLB31000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
17Tim Ireland2b-1b-281973-25-563MLB40100000010000000.000.000.0000001--.000
Totals: (20 players)10335603979521692961381100533014191734283584.267.325.3837081362394128084814.6.286

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Dennis Leonard1301972-2-42MLB13112.9926269200201.220279671541107511.209.010.671.834.780.38.2830.78
32Larry Gura6331969-2-40MLB1182.72232312200172.11396152113561301.017.260.571.833.190.57.2320.75
38Rich Gale62271975-5-105MLB665.4019152020101.21076361143847001.439.471.243.364.160.81.2770.90
34Paul Splittorff78341968-25-574MLB554.362115101099.01114848122348021.3510.091.092.094.360.48.3120.90
40Mike Jones-21UDFA: 1987MLB633.211211000075.274302772829101.358.800.833.333.450.97.2650.61
29Dan Quisenberry3128UDFA: 1975MLB141.7340000351862.159161211520001.198.520.142.172.890.75.2792.24
27Renie Martin-251977-19-486MLB452.772900013461.255251922925201.368.030.294.233.651.16.2680.93
35Jim Wright-261973-5-98MLB233.46174007052.057212052127001.509.870.873.634.670.78.2990.68
33Atlee Hammaker-231979-1-21MLB135.54106002039.044242421211011.4410.150.462.772.541.09.2981.08
25Ken Brett-321966-1-4MLB114.182200013232.13516152147001.529.740.563.901.952.00.2871.26
37Juan Berenguer5226UDFA: 1975MLB048.6983004019.222211941620101.9310.071.837.329.150.80--0.54
31Jeff Schattinger-251979-1-21MLB000.001000003.0200011001.006.000.003.003.001.00.2000.60
28Bill Paschall-271976-3-53MLB004.502000202.0211001101.009.000.000.004.500.00.3331.00
Totals: (20 players)50533.561031032447924922909405365612734041341.368.870.732.663.940.68.287 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John WathanC733002671.9790.00 
Jerry GroteC22876001.0000.00 
Jamie QuirkC2258911.9850.00 
Greg KeatleyC210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie Aikens1B9984456779.9920.00 
Lee May1B8632081.0000.00 
Tim Ireland1B430001.0000.00 
Danny Garcia1B210001.0000.00 
Ken Phelps1B241001.0000.00 
John Wathan1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B93226263670.9880.00 
Dave Chalk2B101019021.0000.00 
Rance Mulliniks2B10141334.9000.00 
Jamie Quirk2B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett3B8874170147.9460.00 
Dave Chalk3B1491213.9550.00 
Jamie Quirk3B851331.8570.00 
Rance Mulliniks3B54511.9000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
U.L. WashingtonSS981352971258.9730.00 
Rance MulliniksSS772114.9660.00 
Dave ChalkSS10000.0000.00 
Onix ConcepcionSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie WilsonOF1012991443.9870.00 
Amos OtisOF97294621.9930.00 
Cesar GeronimoOF5796120.9800.00 
Darryl MotleyOF3988331.9680.00 
Clint HurdleOF28591001.0000.00 
John WathanOF16152001.0000.00 
Danny GarciaOF660001.0000.00 
Hal McRaeOF410010.9090.00 
Pat SheridanOF320001.0000.00 
Jamie QuirkOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dan QuisenberryP406282311.9694.49 
Renie MartinP296131522.9002.65 
Dennis LeonardP262011331031.0001.97 
Larry GuraP23172930041.0002.04 
Ken BrettP223256011.0003.08 
Paul SplittorffP2199222021.0002.18 
Rich GaleP191016811.9331.25 
Jim WrightP175226001.0001.38 
Mike JonesP1275314001.0002.03 
Atlee HammakerP103914011.0001.15 
Juan BerenguerP8190000.0000.00 
Bill PaschallP220000.0000.00 
Jeff SchattingerP130000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal McRaeDH97.0000.00 
Lee MayDH4.0000.00 
Ken PhelpsDH4.0000.00 
Amos OtisDH1.0000.00 


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