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1985 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 91-71 .562
Rank: 1st in American League West
Run Differential: 687-639 + 48
Manager(s): Dick Howser
General Manager: John Schuerholz
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Royals Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,162,717 9/26
Playoffs: Won World Series (Cardinals)
Top Draft Pick: Brian McRae (#17) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Jimmie Schaffer
First Base Coach: Jose Martinez
Hitting Coach: Lee May
Pitching Coach: Gary Blaylock
Roving Hitting Coach: Moe Hill
Third Base Coach: Mike Ferraro

#1 Draft Picks

Lonnie Smith (#3), Jamie Quirk (#18), Dave Leeper (#23), Buddy Biancalana (#25)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9171.562--
9072.5561.0
8577.5256.0
7785.47514.0
7785.47514.0
7488.45717.0
6299.38528.5
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1985 Kansas City Royals. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1985 Kansas City Royals Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1KCAvs TORW2-11-0143Yes--211
    2KCAvs TORL0-11-14714No0.5220
    3KCAvs TORL3-41-24918No256-1
    4KCAvs DETL1-31-351022No3.569-3 
    5KCAvs DETL1-51-461221No4.5714-7
    6KCAvs BOSW2-02-451120No3914-5 
    7KCAvs BOSW6-13-451120No215150 
    8KCAvs BOSL3-43-551119No2.51819-1 
    9KCA@ DETW9-24-551118No1.527216 
    10KCA@ DETL3-44-651120No2.530255 
    11KCA@ DETW3-25-651120No1.533276
    12KCA@ TORW2-06-64915No1.535278 
    13KCA@ TORW7-67-63510No0.542339
    14KCA@ TORL2-107-73815No1.544431 
    15KCA@ BOSL2-57-851017No24648-2 
    16KCA@ BOSW5-48-831015No25152-1 
    17KCA@ BOSW5-29-83611No256542
    18KCAvs CLEW3-210-83610No259563
    19KCAvs CLEW5-111-8258Yes264577 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    20KCAvs CLEL5-611-93610No269636
    21KCA@ NYAL1-711-104711No2.570700 
    22KCA@ NYAL2-511-114812No3.57275-3 
    23KCA@ NYAL2-611-123713No4.57481-7
    24KCAvs BALL2-411-134816No4.57685-9
    25KCAvs BALW9-812-134815No3.58593-8 
    26KCAvs NYAL4-612-144816No4.58999-10
    27KCAvs NYAL3-1112-154917No5.592110-18 
    28KCAvs NYAW6-513-154816No4.598115-17 
    29KCA@ BALW5-214-154815No4103117-14
    30KCA@ BALW5-315-154713No3108120-12
    31KCA@ CLEW5-116-154712No3113121-8 
    32KCA@ CLEW7-117-154712No2.5120122-2 
    33KCA@ MILW3-018-154711No1.51231221 
    34KCA@ MILL2-718-164814No1.5125129-4 
    35KCA@ MILL10-1118-174814No2.5135140-5 
    36KCA@ TEXL7-818-184814No3.5142148-6 
    37KCA@ TEXW5-019-184814No3.5147148-1 
    38KCA@ TEXW6-320-184814No2.51531512
    39KCAvs CHAW8-421-182511Yes1.51611556
    40KCAvs CHAW3-022-18259Yes1.51641559 
    41KCAvs CHAW3-223-18258Yes1.516715710
    42KCAvs TEXW4-224-18258Yes0.517115912
    43KCAvs TEXL1-624-19259Yes11721657 
    44KCAvs TEXW6-225-19148Yes--17816711
    45KCA@ CHAL3-425-20159Yes--18117110
    46KCA@ CHAL3-825-212610No11841795
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    47KCA@ CHAL7-825-222611No21911874 
    48KCA@ CHAL1-425-233712No21921911
    49KCAvs MILW4-326-232611No1.51961942
    50KCAvs MILL2-1026-242611No1.5198204-6 
    51KCA@ CALW6-027-242510Yes0.52042040 
    52KCA@ CALW4-128-241410Yes--2082053
    53KCA@ CALL0-128-253614No0.52082062
    54KCA@ OAKL1-228-263815No1.52092081 
    55KCA@ OAKL3-428-273916No22122120 
    56KCA@ OAKW3-229-273714No22152141 
    57KCA@ SEAW4-330-273714No1.52192172
    58KCA@ SEAL5-1330-283714No2224230-6 
    59KCA@ SEAL1-230-293715No3225232-7
    60KCA@ SEAL1-230-304816No3226234-8 
    61KCAvs MINW10-331-303816No2.5236237-1 
    62KCAvs MINW10-132-303814No2.52462388 
    63KCAvs MINW3-233-303813No2.52492409
    64KCAvs MINL8-1133-313816No2.52572516
    65KCAvs SEAL1-233-324917No3.52582535
    66KCAvs SEAL2-833-334917No4.5260261-1 
    67KCA@ MINW12-634-334917No3.52722675 
    68KCA@ MINW3-035-334916No3.52752678 
    69KCA@ MINL1-235-344916No4.52762697 
    70KCAvs CALW5-436-344815No3.52812738 
    71KCAvs CALL1-736-354916No4.52822802 
    72KCAvs CALW3-137-353815No3.52852814
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    73KCAvs OAKL3-437-363815No3.52882853
    74KCAvs OAKW10-138-363714No3.529828612 
    75KCAvs OAKW3-039-363613No3.530128615
    76KCAvs BALL3-539-373714No4.530429113
    77KCAvs BALL3-639-385916No5.530729710
    78KCAvs BALL3-839-3951018No5.53103055 
    79KCAvs BALW8-440-395916No5.53183099
    80KCA@ NYAW5-241-394815No5.532331112 
    81KCA@ NYAL4-641-404916No6.532731710
    82KCA@ NYAL5-641-414816No7.53323239 
    83KCA@ CLEW1-042-413815No6.533332310 
    84KCA@ CLEL4-542-423816No7.53373289 
    85KCA@ CLEW5-143-423815No7.534232913 
    86KCA@ CLEW9-544-423815No7.535133417
    87KCA@ BALL3-844-434916No7.535434212
    88KCA@ BALW10-345-434916No7.536434519 
    89KCA@ BALW7-546-434713No7.537135021
    90KCA@ BALL4-646-444916No7.537535619
    91KCAvs NYAW5-447-444815No6.538036020
    92KCAvs NYAW5-248-443714No6.538536223
    93KCAvs NYAW5-349-442613No6.539036525
    94KCAvs CLEW7-150-442611No539736631 
    95KCAvs CLEW6-351-442510Yes440336934
    96KCAvs CLEW7-452-44259Yes341037337
    97KCA@ DETW4-253-44248Yes2.541437539 
    98KCA@ DETL7-1153-45259Yes2.542138635
    99KCA@ DETW5-254-45248Yes2.542638838
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    100KCAvs BOSW4-355-45237Yes243039139 
    101KCAvs BOSL4-555-46259Yes343439638
    102KCAvs BOSL5-655-47259Yes443940237
    103KCAvs DETL4-855-482510Yes544341033
    104KCAvs DETW10-357-48248Yes3.545941742 
    105KCAvs DETW6-457-48248Yes3.545941742
    106KCAvs TORW4-258-48248Yes2.546341944 
    107KCAvs TORW4-359-48248Yes2.546742245 
    108KCAvs TORL3-559-49248Yes3.547042743 
    109KCA@ BOSW3-260-49248Yes347342944
    110KCA@ BOSW6-361-49248Yes247943247
    111KCA@ BOSL3-1661-50248Yes2.548244834 
    112KCA@ TORW4-262-50248Yes2.548645036 
    113KCA@ TORW4-263-50248Yes2.549045238
    114KCA@ TORL6-1063-51248Yes2.549646234 
    115KCAvs DETW2-164-51248Yes2.549846335 
    116KCA@ CHAL1-264-52248Yes2.549946534 
    117KCA@ CHAW2-165-52248Yes1.550146635
    118KCA@ CHAW7-366-52247Yes1.550846939
    119KCAvs TEXL3-466-53247Yes2.551147338 
    120KCAvs TEXW8-267-53247Yes1.551947544 
    121KCAvs TEXL3-767-54248Yes2.552248240 
    122KCAvs TEXW9-268-54247Yes1.553148447 
    123KCA@ MILL5-868-55247Yes2.553649244
    124KCA@ MILW8-269-55247Yes254449450 
    125KCA@ TEXL1-469-56247Yes2.554549847 
    126KCA@ TEXL4-669-57248Yes2.554950445 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    127KCA@ TEXL3-569-58248Yes2.555250943
    128KCAvs CHAW3-270-58247Yes2.555551144
    129KCAvs CHAW3-271-58247Yes1.555851345 
    130KCAvs CHAW6-572-58247Yes1.556451846 
    131KCAvs MILW4-173-58247Yes156851949 
    132KCAvs MILW4-375-58136Yes--57952356 
    133KCAvs MILW7-175-58136Yes--57952356 
    134KCAvs MILW7-476-58136Yes--58652759
    135KCAvs MILW13-1177-58136Yes--59953861 
    136KCA@ CALL1-777-59136Yes--60054555 
    137KCA@ CALW6-078-59136Yes--60654561 
    138KCA@ CALW2-179-59136Yes--60854662
    139KCA@ OAKW5-280-59136Yes--61354865
    140KCA@ OAKW2-181-59136Yes--61554966 
    141KCA@ OAKL2-482-60136Yes--62455569
    142KCA@ OAKW7-282-60136Yes--62455569 
    143KCAvs SEAL1-582-61136Yes--62556065 
    144KCAvs SEAL0-782-62136Yes--62556758 
    145KCAvs SEAL0-682-63136Yes--62557352 
    146KCAvs SEAL4-682-64147Yes--62957950
    147KCAvs MINW5-183-64147Yes--63458054 
    148KCAvs MINW6-584-64147Yes--64058555 
    149KCAvs MINL3-784-65247Yes164359251 
    150KCA@ SEAL2-584-66247Yes0.564559748 
    151KCA@ SEAW5-485-66247Yes0.565060149
    152KCA@ SEAW5-286-66147Yes--65560352
    153KCA@ MINL1-486-67146Yes--65660749 
    154KCA@ MINL3-586-68147Yes--65961247
    155KCA@ MINL3-686-69248Yes166261844
    156KCAvs CALW3-187-69147Yes--66561946 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    157KCAvs CALL2-487-70248Yes166762344
    158KCAvs CALW4-088-70147Yes--67162348 
    159KCAvs CALW4-189-70136Yes--67562451
    160KCAvs OAKW4-290-70136Yes--67962653
    161KCAvs OAKW5-491-70136Yes--68463054 
    162KCAvs OAKL3-991-71136Yes--68763948


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