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1981 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

+ American League
Nickname:
W-L Record: 50-53 .485
Rank: th in American League West
Run Differential: 397-405 -8
Manager(s): Jim Frey, Dick Howser
General Manager: Joe Burke (1981-10-14), John Schuerholz
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Royals Stadium
Attendance: 1,279,403 8/26
Playoffs: Lost in 1st Round (Athletics)
Top Draft Pick: Dave Leeper (#23) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Jimmie Schaffer
First Base Coach: Jose Martinez
Hitting Coach: Rick Renick
Pitching Coach: Bill Connors
Third Base Coach: Gordon MacKenzie

#1 Draft Picks

Ken Brett (#4), Clint Hurdle (#9), Dave Chalk (#10), Jamie Quirk (#18), Atlee Hammaker (#21)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
6445.587--
5748.5435.0
5452.5098.5
5053.48511.0
5159.46413.5
4465.40420.0
4168.37623.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
6Willie WilsonOF25 43954133
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7
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1
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32348184243315.303.335.364699.062.162.3322.33439.0160465
11Hal McRaeDH35 38938106
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23
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2
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7
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36343433233511.272.330.396726.123.208.2800.9755.6154433
26Amos OtisOF34 37249100
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22
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3
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9
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57167315921397.269.321.417738.148.255.2911.9041.3155417
20Frank White2B30 3643591
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17
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1
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9
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38421950004310.250.285.376661.126.184.2662.6340.4137390
24Willie Aikens1B26 3494593
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16
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017
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530062473120511.266.377.458835.192.370.2620.7620.5160419
5George Brett3B28 34742109
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27
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7
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6
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43146272317047.314.361.484845.170.271.3200.8557.8168379
30U.L. WashingtonSS27 3394077
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291010414301316.227.310.307617.080.201.2541.05169.5104384
12John WathanC31 3012476
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19116192321539.252.298.312610.060.140.2681.21301.094330
4Darryl MotleyOF21 1251529
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81371510112.232.276.312588.080.120.2482.1462.539135
23Cesar GeronimoOF33 1181429
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1361111602223.246.305.331636.085.220.2651.4559.039133
9Jamie QuirkC26 100825
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00100261711005.250.299.320619.070.110.3012.83--32107
10Clint HurdleOF23 761225
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1500131003002.329.427.553980.224.395.3390.7719.04289
15Jerry GroteC38 56417
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9103210111.304.344.446790.143.214.2960.6756.02562
14Lee May1B38 55316
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0080131400002.291.328.345673.055.091.3904.67--1958
7Dave Chalk3B-2B30 49211
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005014200301.224.283.286569.061.122.2340.50--1456
18Rance Mulliniks2B-SS25 44610
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005012700002.227.261.295556.068.091.2703.50--1346
16,52Ken PhelpsDH26 2213
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010011300000.136.174.227401.091.136.33313.00--523
45Danny GarciaOF27 1442
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0000000200000.143.143.143286.000.000.167----214
37Pat SheridanOF23 1000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
17Tim Ireland1B28 0100000010000000-----------00
Batting Totals108735603979521692961381100533014191734283584.267.322.383705.115.213.2861.3958.413623924
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
22Dennis Leonard30 13112.9926269200201202796715411075131.209.000.671.834.772.61
32Larry Gura33 1182.7223231220017213961521135613041.017.270.581.833.191.74
38Rich Gale27 665.381915202010110763611438470021.429.441.243.354.151.24
34Paul Splittorff34 554.36211510109911148481223480211.3510.091.092.094.362.09
40Mike Jones21 633.201211000075743027728291021.348.760.833.323.431.04
29Dan Quisenberry28 141.7440000351862591612115200011.198.560.152.182.901.33
27Renie Martin25 452.762900013461552519229252001.357.980.294.213.630.86
35Jim Wright26 233.46174007052572120521270021.509.870.873.634.671.29
33Atlee Hammaker23 135.54106002039442424212110101.4410.150.462.772.540.92
25Ken Brett32 114.22220001323235161521470011.539.840.563.941.970.50
37Juan Berenguer26 048.5583004019222119416201001.909.901.807.209.001.25
31Jeff Schattinger25 000.0010000032000110021.006.000.003.003.001.00
28Bill Paschall27 004.5020002022110011001.009.000.000.004.50--
Pitching Totals50533.56230103244792492290940536575273404134181.288.870.732.663.941.48
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Willie Aikens26009900000000----.992--------------844567
Juan Berenguer2680000000000--------------------000
George Brett28000088000000--------.946----------7417014
Ken Brett322200000000001.000------------------560
Dave Chalk300001014100000------1.000.955----------19311
Onix Concepcion2300000100000--------------------000
Rich Gale27190000000000.933------------------681
Danny Garcia2700200000060----1.000------------1.000700
Cesar Geronimo33000000000570------------------.9809612
Jerry Grote38022000000000--1.000----------------8760
Larry Gura332300000000001.000------------------9300
Atlee Hammaker231000000000001.000------------------140
Clint Hurdle23000000000280------------------1.0005910
Tim Ireland2800400000000----1.000--------------300
Mike Jones211200000000001.000------------------3140
Greg Keatley2702000000000--1.000----------------100
Dennis Leonard302600000000001.000------------------13310
Renie Martin25290000000000.900------------------3152
Lee May3800800000004----1.000--------------6320
Hal McRae35000000000497------------------.9091001
Darryl Motley21000000000390------------------.9688833
Rance Mulliniks25000105700000------.900.900.966--------25395
Amos Otis34000000000971------------------.99329462
Bill Paschall2720000000000--------------------000
Ken Phelps2600200000004----1.000--------------410
Jamie Quirk26022018000010--.985--1.000.857----------63234
Dan Quisenberry28400000000000.969------------------8231
Jeff Schattinger2510000000000--------------------000
Pat Sheridan2300000000030------------------1.000200
Paul Splittorff342100000000001.000------------------2220
U.L. Washington27000009800000----------.973--------13529712
John Wathan310731000000160--.9791.000------------1.000316287
Frank White30000930000000------.988------------2262636
Willie Wilson250000000001010------------------.987299144
Jim Wright261700000000001.000------------------260


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