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1988 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-77 .522
Rank: 3rd in American League West
Run Differential: 704-648 + 56
Manager(s): John Wathan
General Manager: John Schuerholz
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Royals Stadium
Payroll: $ 11,558,873 13/26
Attendance: 2,350,181 8/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Hugh Walker (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Ed Napoleon
Bullpen Coach: Jimmie Schaffer
First Base Coach: Bob Schaefer
Hitting Coach: Mike Lum
Pitching Coach: Frank Funk
Third Base Coach: Adrian Garrett

#1 Draft Picks

Floyd Bannister (#1), Kurt Stillwell (#2), Pat Tabler (#16), Jerry Don Gleaton (#17), Jamie Quirk (#18), Gary Thurman (#21)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10458.642--
9171.56213.0
8477.52219.5
7587.46329.0
7190.44132.5
7091.43533.5
6893.42235.5
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
6Willie WilsonOF3259181155
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11
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1
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373572210621855.262.289.333622.071.156.3154.82591.0197628
5George Brett1B3558990180
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42
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3
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24
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10314382513150715.306.389.509898.204.362.2990.6224.5300681
33Kevin Seitzer3B2655990170
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5
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601087264643315.304.388.406794.102.234.3350.89111.8227643
20Frank White2B3753748126
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25
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8
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58732167437616.235.266.330596.095.142.2523.1967.1177575
4Danny TartabullOF2550780139
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38
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3
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26
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1028576119440610.274.369.515884.241.396.3071.5719.5261593
1Kurt StillwellSS2345963115
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5365477630637.251.322.399721.148.253.2791.6245.9183518
16Bo JacksonOF2543963108
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682762514616126.246.287.472759.226.330.3075.8417.6207468
30Pat TablerDH-OF303013793
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4923234120046.309.358.389747.080.153.3501.78301.0117330
14Bill BucknerDH382421862
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3431131905446.256.290.351641.095.157.2631.4680.785263
8Mike MacFarlaneC242112556
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2600213712125.265.332.393725.128.227.3021.7652.883236
22Jim EisenreichOF292022644
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199363101242.218.236.282518.064.124.2475.17202.057214
9Jamie QuirkC331962247
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2515284112432.240.333.408741.168.291.2601.4624.580232
32Bill PecotaSS-3B281782537
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1572183420711.208.286.275561.067.197.2501.89178.049206
3Brad Wellman2B281071129
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61262320101.271.322.327649.056.103.3373.83107.035116
24Larry OwenC3381517
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30092320200.210.304.259563.049.160.2812.5681.02194
25Gary ThurmanOF2366611
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0025142000000.167.214.182396.015.136.2395.00--1270
45Steve Balboni1B316329
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50012000000.143.156.270426.127.143.17120.0031.51764
38Scotti MadisonDH-C283546
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002104500000.171.256.229485.057.200.2001.25--839
34Nick CapraOF302934
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000102300003.138.194.172366.034.138.1541.50--531
51Luis De los Santos1B-DH212212
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01004400003.091.231.227458.136.318.1111.00--526
27Thad BosleyOF-DH312114
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0002002601010.190.250.190440.000.095.2503.00--424
7Ed HearnC271814
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001000100001.222.222.333555.111.111.235----618
29Rey PalaciosC251121
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0000000400001.091.091.091182.000.000.143----111
2Dave OwenSS305000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
Batting Totals174454697041419275401216711375448694433444651105.259.317.391708.131.235.2911.9445.221376052
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
23Mark Gubicza252082.70353584002692379481118318312461.197.900.372.776.102.20
18Bret Saberhagen2414163.793535900026027112211018591719041.269.340.622.035.902.90
37Charlie Leibrandt3113123.19353572002432449886206212510441.269.040.742.304.632.02
19Floyd Bannister3312134.33313120001891821029122681136251.328.671.053.245.381.66
26Steve Farr31542.4962100492082742523530724221.258.020.543.257.812.40
48Ted Power33565.962212223080985453730443231.6011.030.793.384.951.47
21Jeff Montgomery26723.434500013162542524630473621.337.710.864.296.711.57
39Jerry Don Gleaton30043.554200020338331715217292031.327.820.474.036.871.71
31Israel Sanchez24324.50191006135362018018143101.509.000.004.503.500.78
17Rick Anderson31214.24730000344117163991011.4710.850.792.382.381.00
31Gene Garber40043.552600019632291513413200221.277.911.093.555.451.54
27Luis Aquino24102.797511002933159117111111.7210.240.315.283.410.65
29Dan Quisenberry35013.6020000131253211100591101.4811.520.001.803.241.80
40Bud Black31214.91170005022231212211190201.559.410.824.507.771.73
36Tom Gordon20025.0652000015169917180001.449.000.563.9410.132.57
35Mark Lee23003.6040004056220100001.4010.800.001.800.000.00
54Jose DeJesus230124.00210000261080520003.6718.000.0015.006.000.40
Pitching Totals84773.6641416129913232142814156485801024658865527331.328.920.642.935.581.91


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