Season Information
Team Name
1972 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
76-78 (.494)   GBL: -16.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 8 / 14
Runs For/Against
580 / 545   Diff: +35
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jamie Quirk (1-18)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
19
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1969-2019
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1972 Batting Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    9Lou PiniellaOF28R10---L - S - E151574651793341172723459844925.312.356.441.79762425348.197.129.3315.459.461.7452.21.7626.8
    26Amos OtisOF25R8---L - S - E1435407515828211542812505936636.293.352.413.76560522341.243.120.3098.269.751.1849.11.8226.0
    37Freddie PatekSS27R7---L - S - E13651859110254032337476436349.212.280.276.55657714329.205.064.2418.1511.091.360.00.0026.4
    7John Mayberry1B23L6---L - S - E14950365150243251000278743131312.298.394.507.90158825552.360.209.30713.2712.590.9520.14.2534.7
    1Cookie Rojas2B33R16---L - S - E13748749127250353284135157517.261.315.331.64654116128.142.070.2727.586.470.85162.30.5522.0
    5Richie ScheinblumOF29B9---L - S - E13445060135214866015840433319.300.383.418.80151818833.244.118.31411.207.720.6956.21.5424.4
    10Paul Schaal3B29R11---L - S - E1274354799193641136159223114.228.323.326.64950314228.234.098.24912.1311.730.9772.51.1928.3
    8Ed KirkpatrickC27L11---L - S - E1133644310015194335515031494.275.365.396.76142314425.255.121.29412.0611.820.9840.42.1325.0
    30Steve HovleyOF27L6---L - S - E10519624535132433242914122.270.351.352.703226699.204.082.30310.6212.831.2165.31.3317.0
    15Bobby Floyd3B-SS28R9---L - S - E6113492430051052901004.179.209.201.410140273.067.022.2293.5720.715.800.00.0012.5
    12Jerry MayC28R12---L - S - E531161022511400141301024.190.277.276.553131327.207.086.20610.699.920.93116.00.7631.8
    14Carl TaylorC28R11---L - S - E6311317302101141171612213.265.361.301.662135343.212.036.30312.5911.850.940.00.0010.0
    19Bobby Knoop2B33R9---L - S - E449782350070091600115.237.299.289.588107285.144.052.2808.4114.951.780.00.0021.7
    18Gail Hopkins1B29L8---L - S - E53711152005007400012.211.282.239.52178172.127.028.2248.975.130.570.00.0013.3
    34Paul SplittorffP25L3---L - S - E35719160103004817002.225.276.254.53083181.085.029.2544.829.642.000.00.006.2
    41Dick DragoP27R4---L - S - E35684400050083617000.059.169.059.2288440.118.000.1259.5242.864.500.00.000.0
    16Joe KeoughOF26L7---L - S - E56648142005208721010.219.324.250.57475162.188.031.24610.679.330.880.00.0014.3
    33Bob OliverOF29R10---L - S - E166371721161021200002.270.292.381.67365244.159.111.3203.0818.466.0063.01.5423.5
    35Roger NelsonP28R5---L - S - E34542500000031904000.093.140.093.2336150.056.000.1434.9231.156.330.00.000.0
    43Bruce DalcantonP30R6---L - S - E35413410000011405001.098.119.122.2414751.049.024.1482.1329.7914.000.00.0025.0
    32Mike HedlundP25R5---L - S - E29321600000001703000.188.188.188.3763560.000.000.4000.0048.570.000.00.000.0
    2Ron HansenSS-3B34R15---L - S - E1630240002003600011.133.212.133.3453340.100.000.1679.0918.182.000.00.000.0
    6Jim Wohlford2B21R3---L - S - E1525361000002610000.240.321.280.6012871.120.040.3167.1421.433.000.00.0016.7
    23Al FitzmorrisP26B7---L - S - E3923140000004300001.174.296.174.4702740.174.000.20014.8111.110.750.00.000.0
    25Jim RookerP29R5---L - S - E1820120002000500101.100.095.100.1952120.000.000.1250.0023.810.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    20Monty MontgomeryP25R2---L - S - E9172310030011003000.176.222.235.4572141.118.059.4294.7647.6210.000.00.0033.3
    40Steve BusbyP22R1---L - S - E515031004000300000.200.200.267.4671541.067.067.2500.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    29Tom MurphyP26R5---L - S - E2113300000001305000.000.071.000.0711900.077.000.0005.2615.793.000.00.000.0
    22Tom BurgmeierP28L5---L - S - E5112240000000400000.333.333.333.6661240.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    17Dennis PaepkeC27R3---L - S - E26000000001200010.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    36Ted AbernathyP39R14---L - S - E456000000000300000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    25Mike JacksonP26L3---L - S - E75000000000401000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    39Norm AngeliniP24L1---L - S - E212000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    28Ken WrightP25R3---L - S - E172000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Team Totals19755167580131722026785478544534711347238---134.255.327.353.68058451823324.209.098.2819.1412.161.3366.21.3324.6
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1972 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    41Dick DragoST27R8---L - S - E12173.013433112110239.1230888022511355061.178.650.831.925.083.312.65.414
    34Paul SplittorffST25L5---L - S - E12123.133533122020216.0189817511671406041.197.880.462.795.833.382.09.500
    35Roger NelsonST/R28R10---L - S - E1162.0834191069153173.1120414013311204010.876.230.681.616.232.133.87.647
    43Bruce DalcantonR/ST30R7---L - S - E663.403516108192132.11355450729755211.249.180.481.975.103.672.59.500
    32Mike HedlundST/R25R9---L - S - E574.782916104130113.011967601041522141.429.480.803.274.145.341.27.417
    23Al FitzmorrisR/ST26R7---L - S - E253.743820011363101.09946421028516011.268.820.892.504.544.101.82.286
    25Jim RookerST/R29L10---L - S - E564.3818104238072.0783735324443011.429.750.383.005.504.631.83.455
    29Tom MurphyRel26R6---L - S - E443.071891129170.1772624316340061.329.850.382.054.353.332.13.500
    36Ted AbernathyRel39R20---L - S - E341.70450002545558.1441511219280031.086.790.312.934.322.311.47.429
    20Monty MontgomeryST25R5---L - S - E333.04981111056.1552119217240001.288.790.322.723.833.361.41.500
    22Tom BurgmeierRel28L11---L - S - E624.23510003051955.1673226033180011.8110.900.005.372.935.200.55.750
    40Steve BusbyST22R2---L - S - E311.58553000040.0289718310000.906.300.231.806.982.033.88.750
    25Mike JacksonR/ST26L7---L - S - E126.41730004019.2241414014151001.9310.980.006.416.866.411.07.333
    28Ken WrightCL25R9---L - S - E124.91170001117418.1151010015183011.647.360.007.368.844.911.20.333
    39Norm AngeliniRel24L4---L - S - E212.2521000521216.01344112162011.567.310.566.759.002.251.33.667
    Team Totals76783.243961544414110242291,381.3129354549785405801373301.238.430.552.645.223.551.98.494
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1972 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CEd Kirkpatrick1080914.25904965645639.9915.900.7070.195.61
    CJerry May410294.01751341192188.9794.600.6426.677.42
    CCarl Taylor210154.2101622109107.9825.100.6913.633.33
    CDennis Paepke2018.0142301916.8428.000.891.3100.04
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BJohn Mayberry14601,249.1133882714114271420.9959.701.1494.898.01
    1BGail Hopkins13086.09721710099.9907.601.158.424.52
    1BCarl Taylor6044.0502135352.9818.701.183.99.53
    1BEd Kirkpatrick102.0000000.0000.000.000.60.94
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BCookie Rojas13101,099.2265360982634625.9864.800.5785.195.61
    2BBobby Knoop330228.06180424145141.9724.300.6221.475.02
    2BJim Wohlford8048.2712112019.9502.400.395.253.33
    2BBobby Floyd203.00100111.0000.500.331.33.34
    2BRon Hansen101.0000000.0000.000.000.66.35
    2BPaul Schaal101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.85
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BPaul Schaal12301,078.0772451816340322.9472.600.3079.996.91
    3BBobby Floyd300212.12434236058.9671.900.2719.549.22
    3BCookie Rojas6037.00701771.0001.200.193.94.43
    3BCarl Taylor5015.01400551.0001.000.333.27.94
    3BBobby Knoop407.0000000.0000.000.002.69.15
    3BRon Hansen4031.01150216161.0004.000.522.625.05
    3BGail Hopkins101.01000111.0001.001.000.61.97
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSFreddie Patek13601,182.023051022113762740.9715.400.6388.3100.01
    SSBobby Floyd290167.130493128279.9632.700.4718.847.52
    SSRon Hansen6027.0413111817.9442.800.633.937.53
    SSCookie Rojas204.00100111.0000.500.251.31.54
    SSPaul Schaal101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.85
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFLou Piniella14901,287.1275872290283.9761.900.2296.898.71
    OFAmos Otis13701,190.0351633360357.9922.600.3089.095.82
    OFRichie Scheinblum11901,005.0215682229221.9651.900.2277.388.83
    OFSteve Hovley670403.2103620111109.9821.600.2743.563.84
    OFJoe Keough16091.21210113131.0000.800.1410.428.65
    OFBob Oliver160143.1451104746.9792.900.3210.4100.05
    OFCarl Taylor7023.05000551.0000.700.224.511.17
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PTom Burgmeier51055.1613102019.9500.400.3433.1100.01
    PTed Abernathy45058.1612322118.8570.400.3129.2100.02
    PAl Fitzmorris380101.07220329291.0000.800.2924.797.43
    PPaul Splittorff350216.06510557571.0001.600.2622.7100.04
    PBruce Dalcanton350132.1514112019.9500.500.1422.7100.04
    PRoger Nelson340173.1833114241.9761.200.2422.1100.06
    PDick Drago340239.1428253432.9410.900.1322.197.16
    PMike Hedlund290113.012190331311.0001.100.2718.8100.08
    PNorm Angelini21016.02100331.0000.100.1913.6100.09
    PJim Rooker18072.03160119191.0001.100.2611.7100.010
    PTom Murphy18070.1315111918.9471.000.2611.785.710
    PKen Wright17018.11200331.0000.200.1711.0100.012
    PMonty Montgomery9056.1370210101.0001.100.185.8100.013
    PMike Jackson7019.2171198.8891.100.424.5100.014
    PSteve Busby5040.0141065.8331.000.133.2100.015
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.