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1987 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 2nd in American League West
Run Differential: 715-691 + 24
Manager(s): Billy Gardner, John Wathan
General Manager: John Schuerholz
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Royals Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,392,471 7/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Kevin Appier (#9) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Ed Napoleon
Bullpen Coach: Jimmie Schaffer
First Base Coach: Joe Jones
Hitting Coach: Hal McRae
Pitching Coach: Gary Blaylock
Third Base Coach: Jose Martinez

#1 Draft Picks

Lonnie Smith (#3), Ross Jones (#9), Jerry Don Gleaton (#17), Jamie Quirk (#18), Gary Thurman (#21), Buddy Biancalana (#25)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8577.525--
8379.5122.0
8181.5004.0
7884.4817.0
7785.4758.0
7587.46310.0
7587.46310.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1987 Kansas City Royals. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1987 Kansas City Royals Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1KCAvs CHAL4-50-12612No145-1
    2KCAvs CHAW9-31-14613No11385 
    3KCAvs CHAL0-61-24814No21314-1
    4KCAvs NYAW13-12-24812No2261511 
    5KCAvs NYAL2-152-34916No22830-2 
    6KCAvs NYAW8-23-33814No236324 
    7KCAvs DETW10-14-33813No1.5463313 
    8KCAvs DETW2-15-33510Yes1.5483414
    9KCA@ NYAL6-75-43713No2544113 
    10KCA@ NYAL0-55-641018No2.554477 
    11KCA@ NYAL0-15-641018No2.554477
    12KCA@ BOSW10-26-63812No2.5644915 
    13KCA@ BOSL0-86-73916No3.564577 
    14KCA@ BOSL0-16-841017No3.564586 
    15KCA@ DETW7-37-84916No3716110 
    16KCA@ DETL2-137-941018No37374-1 
    17KCA@ DETW6-18-94714No379754 
    18KCAvs BALL0-38-104816No379781 
    19KCAvs BALW5-49-104714No284822 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    20KCAvs CLEL0-29-114714No384840
    21KCAvs CLEW5-410-114715No289881
    22KCAvs CLEW2-111-113613No291892 
    23KCAvs TORW6-412-113611No197934
    24KCAvs TORW6-313-112510Yes1103967
    25KCA@ CLEW9-614-11149Yes--11210210
    26KCA@ CLEW4-015-11147Yes--11610214 
    27KCA@ CLEL2-415-12148Yes--11810612 
    28KCA@ TORL0-415-134712No11181108 
    29KCA@ TORW3-116-13149Yes--12111110
    30KCA@ BALW8-717-13148Yes--12911811 
    31KCA@ BALL3-417-142510Yes0.513212210
    32KCAvs MILW4-318-14148Yes--13612511 
    33KCAvs MILW13-019-14148Yes--14912524 
    34KCAvs MILW3-220-14137Yes--15212725
    35KCAvs BOSW4-221-14135Yes--15612927
    36KCAvs BOSW4-122-14123Yes--16013030 
    37KCAvs BOSL1-722-15125Yes--16113724 
    38KCA@ TEXW8-123-15124Yes--16913831 
    39KCA@ TEXL4-623-16136Yes--17314429 
    40KCA@ TEXW5-224-16125Yes--17814632
    41KCA@ CHAW6-125-16123Yes--18414737 
    42KCA@ CHAW5-426-16122Yes--18915138
    43KCA@ CHAL2-326-17123Yes--19115437
    44KCAvs TEXL5-1626-18123Yes--19617026 
    45KCAvs TEXW12-727-18123Yes--20817731
    46KCAvs TEXL2-327-19134Yes--21018030 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    47KCA@ MILL2-327-20134Yes--21218329
    48KCA@ MILL3-1427-21136Yes--21519718
    49KCA@ MILL2-427-22148Yes--21720116
    50KCA@ SEAW6-128-22147Yes--22320221 
    51KCA@ SEAL2-728-23147Yes--22520916
    52KCA@ SEAW5-229-23147Yes--23021119
    53KCA@ SEAW9-130-23135Yes--23921227 
    54KCA@ MINL3-530-24147Yes--24221725
    55KCA@ MINL2-530-25147Yes--24422222
    56KCA@ MINL3-430-26259Yes124722621 
    57KCAvs CALW1-031-26259Yes1.524822622 
    58KCAvs CALL0-431-273711No1.524823018 
    59KCAvs CALL0-1231-283712No2.52482426 
    60KCAvs OAKL6-731-293713No3.52542495
    61KCAvs OAKL1-1131-303714No4.5255260-5 
    62KCAvs OAKW10-532-303712No3.52652650 
    63KCA@ CALW10-433-303711No32752696 
    64KCA@ CALW2-034-302610No32772698 
    65KCA@ CALW8-435-30269No228527312 
    66KCA@ CALL0-835-312612No32852814 
    67KCA@ OAKL1-435-323713No3.52862851
    68KCA@ OAKW4-036-322510Yes3.52902855 
    69KCA@ OAKL2-436-333612No4.52922893
    70KCAvs SEAL1-536-344814No5293294-1
    71KCAvs SEAW6-037-343612No3.52992945 
    72KCAvs SEAW8-338-343611No2.530729710 
    73KCAvs MINW3-239-34369No1.531029911 
    74KCAvs MINL1-339-353611No2.53113029
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    75KCAvs MINW4-340-35258Yes1.531530510 
    76KCAvs MINW10-341-35258Yes0.532530817 
    77KCAvs TORW6-443-35146Yes--33631620
    78KCAvs TORW5-443-35146Yes--33631620 
    79KCAvs TORW9-144-35146Yes--34531728
    80KCAvs TORW4-345-35146Yes--34932029 
    81KCA@ CLEL7-945-36257Yes135632927
    82KCA@ CLEL4-645-37257Yes136033525 
    83KCA@ CLEL8-945-38257Yes136834424 
    84KCA@ TORL1-745-39258Yes236935118 
    85KCA@ TORL0-745-402610No236935811 
    86KCA@ TORW2-146-402610No237135912 
    87KCA@ TORL2-346-412611No237336211
    88KCAvs BALL4-546-423611No237736710
    89KCAvs BALL1-346-433611No33783708
    90KCAvs BALL7-1146-443611No33853814 
    91KCAvs BALL1-546-454712No43863860 
    92KCAvs CLEL5-946-464813No4391395-4
    93KCAvs CLEW3-247-464813No4394397-3 
    94KCAvs CLEW5-148-464712No43993981 
    95KCA@ BALL1-248-474813No44004000 
    96KCA@ BALL1-348-484814No4401403-2 
    97KCA@ BALL3-448-494815No5404407-3
    98KCA@ BALW4-049-494815No44084071 
    99KCA@ NYAL1-249-504815No4.54094090 
    100KCA@ NYAL0-449-514815No4.5409413-4
    101KCA@ NYAL3-649-525917No5412419-7
    102KCAvs BOSL0-449-535917No6412423-11 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    103KCAvs BOSW4-050-534815No5416423-7 
    104KCAvs BOSW13-551-534815No44294281 
    105KCA@ DETW4-252-534815No44334303 
    106KCA@ DETW8-453-534814No34414347 
    107KCA@ DETL2-453-544815No34434385 
    108KCA@ BOSL3-453-554816No4.54464424 
    109KCA@ BOSL3-853-565917No5.5449450-1 
    110KCA@ BOSW8-354-564815No5.54574534 
    111KCAvs NYAW10-155-564815No546745413 
    112KCAvs NYAW8-556-564815No547545916
    113KCAvs NYAW2-157-563713No447746017 
    114KCAvs DETL1-457-573714No447846414 
    115KCAvs DETW7-558-573714No448546916
    116KCAvs DETL4-858-584815No548947712
    117KCAvs DETL6-1058-594815No64954878 
    118KCA@ TEXW7-659-594815No65024939 
    119KCA@ TEXL1-359-604816No65034967 
    120KCA@ TEXW11-660-603715No551450212
    121KCA@ MILL0-360-613816No4.55145059
    122KCA@ MILW8-761-613715No3.552251210 
    123KCA@ MILL5-1061-624816No3.55275225 
    124KCAvs TEXL2-461-634816No4.55295263
    125KCAvs TEXL8-1561-644816No4.5537541-4 
    126KCAvs TEXW3-062-644816No3.5540541-1 
    127KCAvs TEXW3-263-643714No35435430 
    128KCA@ CHAW9-364-643714No25525466 
    129KCA@ CHAL2-764-653714No35545531 
    130KCA@ CHAW11-765-653714No35655605 
    131KCA@ CHAL3-565-664814No3.55685653
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    132KCAvs MILL0-265-674814No3.55685671 
    133KCAvs MILL2-365-684816No4.55705700
    134KCAvs MILL2-865-694816No5.5572578-6
    135KCAvs CHAW6-266-693816No5.5578580-2 
    136KCAvs CHAW4-267-693715No5.55825820 
    137KCAvs CHAL4-567-703816No5.5586587-1 
    138KCA@ CALW5-268-703715No5.55915892
    139KCA@ CALW4-269-703715No4.55955914
    140KCA@ OAKL2-369-713714No5.55975943 
    141KCA@ OAKW9-070-713713No5.560659412 
    142KCA@ OAKW10-771-713713No4.561660115
    143KCA@ OAKW6-572-712611No4.562260616
    144KCAvs CALW8-573-712610No3.563061119
    145KCAvs CALL1-773-722611No3.563161813 
    146KCAvs CALL4-673-732711No3.563562411
    147KCAvs CALW7-674-732611No364263012 
    148KCAvs OAKL0-474-743712No46426348
    149KCAvs OAKL5-974-753712No56476434 
    150KCAvs OAKL6-774-763713No66536503
    151KCA@ SEAL1-574-773713No6.5654655-1 
    152KCA@ SEAW4-375-773713No6.56586580
    153KCA@ SEAW9-076-773713No6.56676589 
    154KCA@ MINW6-477-772613No667366211
    155KCA@ MINW7-478-772611No568066614
    156KCA@ MINL1-878-782612No66816747 
    157KCAvs SEAL1-578-792612No76826793
    158KCAvs SEAW6-379-792612No66886826 
    159KCAvs SEAW7-380-792611No569568510 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    160KCAvs MINW6-381-792711No470168813 
    161KCAvs MINW4-282-792611No370569015
    162KCAvs MINW10-183-792611No271569124 


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