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1985 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  91-71   .562
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Dick Howser
General Manager:   John Schuerholz
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  2,162,717
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Cardinals)

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hal McRae (39)
Youngest Player:  Bret Saberhagen (21)
Longest Tenure:  Frank White, Hal McRae, George Brett (13)
Top Hitter:  George Brett (2)
Top Pitcher:  Bret Saberhagen (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Brian McRae (#17)

Roster Continuity:  88.12%
Top Prospect:   Tony Ferreira
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9171.562--
California9072.5561.0
Chi White Sox8577.5256.0
Minnesota7785.47514.0
Oakland7785.47514.0
Seattle7488.45717.0
Texas6299.38528.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Willie Wilson+of24291974-16-379MLB1416058716825214434311299453216.278.316.408724.319247642457885.2.323
45Steve Balboni+1b23281978-2-52MLB1606007414628236881152166540514.243.307.477783.341286662474875.0.273
20Frank White+2b9634UDFA: 1970MLB149563621402512269104288612538.249.284.414698.307233600443714.3.258
5George Brett+3b-1b2321971-2-29MLB1555501081843853011291103493310912.335.436.5851022.43132266538815410.7.321
21Lonnie Smith+lf-of65291974-1-3MLB12044877115234641407416940052.257.321.366687.310164498347645.0.288
24Darryl Motley+of-251978-2-51MLB12338345852011749641857220517.222.257.413670.291158408324403.4.217
8Jim Sundberg+c-341973-1-2MLB1153673890124103502336713429.245.308.381689.306140407294434.0.274
11Hal McRae+of-391965-6-117MLB11232041831901470014445132212.259.349.450799.353144369254545.7.262
2Onix Concepcion+ss-2b5027UDFA: 1976MLB131314326451220441629601218.204.255.245500.23377349275171.7.218
3Jorge Orta+2b-of-34UDFA: 1972MLB110300328021144521222825248.267.317.383700.307115330235414.7.279
15Pat Sheridan+of-271979-3-73MLB78206184792317113233812314.228.307.335642.29069234170233.6.265
35Lynn Jones+of-321974-10-237MLB110152123270090181530426.211.261.257517.2383916913391.8.230
12John Wathan+c-1b-351971-1-4MLB601451134811911171510204.234.319.324643.29747165118173.9.256
1Buddy Biancalana+ss-2b-251978-1-25MLB811382126511614173400501.188.277.261538.2533616012281.8.243
9Dane Iorg+1b-of-351971-1-22MLB64130729911210181602006.223.268.331599.26343138108112.7.248
4Greg Pryor+3b-ss-351971-6-125MLB6311482530130181200306.219.270.272542.250311259971.8.238
28Omar Moreno+of-32UDFA: 1969MLB247091713212013810011.243.280.429709.30930755694.5.246
9Jamie Quirk+c-3b-301972-1-18MLB19573163104002900001.281.305.368674.30021594274.3.333
36Dave Leeper+of-251981-1-23MLB1534130004001300000.088.114.088203.09733531-1-1.3.097
16Jim Scranton+ss-251978-15-368MLB64100000000000000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
Totals: (20 players)16255006871384261491546571284847384036574441125.252.313.401714--2205609443747454.6.271

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
37Charlie Leibrandt+9281978-9-225MLB1792.6933338300237.22238671176810842 31.228.440.642.584.090.63.2661.19
31Bret Saberhagen+2211982-19-479MLB2062.87323210100235.12117975193815811 31.068.070.731.456.040.24.2751.10
25Danny Jackson+36231982-1-1MLB14123.4232324300208.0209947977611446 21.379.040.303.294.930.67.2971.32
40Bud Black+3228UDFA: 1981MLB10154.3333335200205.221611199175912298 11.349.450.742.585.340.48.2991.02
23Mark Gubicza+44221981-2-34MLB14104.0629280000177.11608880147799125 01.348.120.713.915.020.78.2621.34
29Dan Quisenberry+2632UDFA: 1975MLB892.37840007637129.014241348165401 01.229.910.561.123.770.30.3001.79
27Joe Beckwith+-301977-2-46MLB154.074900021195.09945439328063 01.389.380.853.037.580.40.3230.99
17Mike Jones+-25UDFA: 1987MLB334.783310016064.06240346393210 01.588.720.845.484.501.22.2760.66
30Mike LaCoss+-291974-3-71MLB115.09210007140.24925232292620 01.9210.840.446.425.751.12.3532.00
26Steve Farr+-28UDFA: 1976MLB213.11163005137.23415132203632 01.438.120.484.788.600.56.3170.85
38Mark Huismann+-271979-23-581MLB101.9390006018.2144413900 00.916.750.481.454.340.33.2411.44
41Tony Ferreira+-221981-2-49MLB007.942000105.265502500 01.419.530.003.187.940.40.3531.20
32Larry Gura+-371969-2-40MLB0012.463000214.176614210 02.5414.542.088.314.152.00--1.50
22Dennis Leonard+-341972-2-42MLB000.002000102.010000100 00.504.500.000.004.500.00.1671.50
Totals: (20 players)91713.49162162279135411,461143363956615446384643--91.278.830.632.855.210.55.280 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim SundbergC11257241510.9920.00 
John WathanC492472846.9860.00 
Jamie QuirkC1764811.9860.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve Balboni1B160157310112138.9930.00 
John Wathan1B6121001.0000.00 
Dane Iorg1B2131021.0000.00 
Greg Pryor1B10000.0000.00 
Jamie Quirk1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B14934249017101.9800.00 
Greg Pryor2B203546111.9880.00 
Buddy Biancalana2B431011.0000.00 
Onix Concepcion2B203001.0000.00 
Bob Hegman2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett3B1521073391533.9670.00 
Greg Pryor3B2653022.9460.00 
Dane Iorg3B113001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Onix ConcepcionSS1281273672163.9590.00 
Buddy BiancalanaSS74801681031.9610.00 
Greg PryorSS1371123.9000.00 
Jim ScrantonSS518011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie WilsonOF140378421.9950.00 
Lonnie SmithOF1191951093.9580.00 
Darryl MotleyOF114198471.9670.00 
Lynn JonesOF100115221.9830.00 
Pat SheridanOF69116320.9830.00 
Dane IorgOF32410001.0000.00 
Omar MorenoOF21301011.0000.00 
Dave LeeperOF813010.9290.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dan QuisenberryP8412982422.9412.23 
Joe BeckwithP499571221.9051.80 
Bud BlackP3320563040.9001.58 
Mike JonesP336468001.0001.97 
Charlie LeibrandtP33237195312.9862.73 
Danny JacksonP3220882732.9211.51 
Bret SaberhagenP32235223824.9682.30 
Mark GubiczaP291772326041.0002.49 
Mike LaCossP214018011.0002.01 
Steve FarrP163736001.0002.18 
Mark HuismannP91813001.0001.98 
Larry GuraP3420001.0004.39 
Tony FerreiraP2502011.0003.46 
Dennis LeonardP220000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal McRaeDH106.0000.00 
Jorge OrtaDH85.0000.00 
Darryl MotleyDH7.0000.00 
Buddy BiancalanaDH2.0000.00 
Dane IorgDH2.0000.00 
Lynn JonesDH2.0000.00 
John WathanDH2.0000.00 
George BrettDH1.0000.00 
Greg PryorDH1.0000.00 
Pat SheridanDH1.0000.00 


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