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2011 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 71-91 .438
Rank: 4th in American League Central
Run Differential: 730-762 -32
Manager(s): Ned Yost
General Manager: Dayton Moore
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Payroll: $ 36,126,000 30/30
Attendance: 1,724,450 27/30
Top Draft Pick: Bubba Starling (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: John Gibbons
Bullpen Coach: Steve Foster
First Base Coach: Doug Sisson
Hitting Coach: Kevin Seitzer
Pitching Coach: Bob McClure
Third Base Coach: Eduardo Rodriguez

#1 Draft Picks

Luke Hochevar (#1), Alex Gordon (#2), Mike Moustakas (#2), Eric Hosmer (#3), Jeff Francis (#9), Aaron Crow (#12), Billy Butler (#14), Jeremy Jeffress (#16), Jeff Francoeur (#23), Mitch Maier (#30)
American League Central Standings
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2011 Kansas City Royals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    47Nate AdcockP6-5190R-R232011SEA: 2006-5-141MLBCincinnati RedsMinors
    13Mike Aviles3B-SS5-9195R-R302008KCA: 2003-7-192MLBCleveland IndiansMLB-Active
    24Wilson BetemitDH6-3190B-R292001UDFAMLB-Restricted List
    16Billy ButlerDH6-2225R-R252007KCA: 2004-1-14MLBOakland AthleticsMLB-Active
    53Melky CabreraLF5-11170B-L262005UDFAMLBChicago White SoxMLB-Active
    6Lorenzo CainCF6-2165R-R252010MIL: 2004-17-496MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    57Jesse ChavezP6-2153R-R272008TEX: 2002-42-1252MLBOakland AthleticsMLB-Active
    52Bruce ChenP6-1180B-L341998UDFAMLBCleveland IndiansMinors
    46Louis ColemanP6-3190B-R252011KCA: 2009-5-152MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    55Tim CollinsP5-7155L-L212011UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    43Aaron CrowP6-2205R-R242011KCA: 2009-1-12MLBMiami MarlinsMLB-Active
    34Kyle DaviesP6-2190R-R272005ATL: 2001-4-135MLBNew York YankeesMinors
    23Danny DuffyP6-2185L-L222011KCA: 2007-3-96MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    1Jarrod DysonCF5-10160L-R262010KCA: 2006-50-1475MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    2Alcides EscobarSS6-1155R-R242008UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    26Jeff FrancisP6-5200L-L302004COL: 2002-1-9MLBToronto Blue JaysMinors
    21Jeff FrancoeurRF6-4200R-R272005ATL: 2002-1-23MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMinors
    17Chris Getz2B6-0165L-R272008CHA: 2005-4-125MLB-Retired
    9Johnny Giavotella2B5-8185R-R232011KCA: 2008-2-49MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    4Alex GordonLF6-1220L-R272007KCA: 2005-1-2MLB--
    40Kelvin HerreraP5-10155R-R212011UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    44Luke HochevarP6-5205R-R272007KCA: 2006-1-1MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    56Greg HollandP5-11180R-R252010KCA: 2007-10-306MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    35Eric Hosmer1B6-4215L-L212011KCA: 2008-1-3MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    41Jeremy JeffressP6-0175R-R232010MIL: 2006-1-16MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLB-Active
    30Kila Ka'aihue1B6-3210L-R272008KCA: 2002-15-438MLBWashington NationalsMinors
    12Mitch MaierOF6-2195L-R292006KCA: 2003-1-30MLBKansas City RoyalsMinors
    32Vincent MazzaroP6-2190R-R242009OAK: 2005-3-101MLBMiami MarlinsMinors
    39Luis MendozaP6-3180R-R272007UDFAMLB-Int
    8Mike Moustakas3B6-0195L-R222011KCA: 2007-1-2MLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    24Yamaico NavarroSS5-11170R-R232010UDFAMLB-Int
    37Sean O'SullivanP6-1220R-R232009ANA: 2005-3-103MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMinors
    39,59Felipe PaulinoP6-2180R-R272007UDFAMLBBoston Red SoxMinors
    3,27Brayan PenaC5-11210B-R292005UDFAMLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    13Salvador PerezC6-3175R-R212011UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    28Manuel PinaC5-11165R-R242011UDFAMLBToledo (AAA) >> Detroit TigersMinors
    48Joakim SoriaP6-3180R-R272007UDFAMLBDetroit TigersMLB-Active
    61Everett TeafordP6-0155L-L272011KCA: 2006-12-347MLBTampa Bay RaysMinors
    51Robinson TejedaP6-3188R-R292005UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    50Kanekoa TexeiraP6-2190R-R252010CHA: 2006-22-675MLBGwinnett (AAA) >> Atlanta BravesMinors
    15Matt TreanorC6-2225R-R352004KCA: 1994-4-107MLBColumbus (AAA) >> Cleveland IndiansMinors
    38Blake WoodP6-4225R-R252010KCA: 2006-3-77MLBPittsburgh PiratesMinors

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