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1981 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
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:  Lost in 1st Round (Athletics)

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

FIELDING STATISTICS
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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