Season Information
Team Name
1979 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-77 (.525)   GBL: -3
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 7 / 12
Runs For/Against
851 / 816   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
Attendance
Attendance Rank
7
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1969-2020
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1979 Batting Statistics

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  • Drafted
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  • 22-under
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  • Pitchers
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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    5George Brett3B26L9---L - S - E15464511921242202310717105136014148.329.376.563.93970136385.324.234.3207.285.140.7128.03.2840.1
    6Willie WilsonOF23B6---L - S - E154588113185181364983122892713431.315.351.420.77164024737.274.105.3624.3814.383.2998.00.9420.0
    26Amos OtisOF32R15---L - S - E15157710017028218903056892375812.295.369.444.81366025648.310.149.32210.3013.941.3532.12.7328.2
    15Darrell PorterC27L10---L - S - E15753310115523102011234121658413811.291.421.484.90567925853.418.193.29317.829.570.5426.62.9534.2
    18Al CowensOF27R11---L - S - E136516691521879731084044327412.295.345.409.75456821134.196.114.3047.047.751.1057.31.5822.4
    20Frank White2B28R9---L - S - E1274677312426410482882554137311.266.300.403.70350318840.233.137.2784.9710.742.1646.71.9932.3
    8Pete LaCock1B27L10---L - S - E13240854113254356213726116716.277.334.380.71445315532.196.103.2868.175.740.70136.00.6628.3
    11Hal McRaeDH33R15---L - S - E10139355113324107454384641706.288.351.466.81744318346.277.178.2998.5810.381.2139.32.2640.7
    2Freddie PatekSS34R14---L - S - E106306307717013711121642310306.252.293.317.6103389718.114.065.2864.7312.432.63306.00.3023.4
    30U.L. WashingtonSS-2B25B7---L - S - E1012683268125225107204406611.254.299.358.6573009619.190.104.2896.6714.672.20134.00.6727.9
    12John Wathan1B29R9---L - S - E901992641732282172405517.206.227.302.5292166012.136.096.2193.2411.113.4399.50.9329.3
    9,10Clint HurdleOF21L5---L - S - E59171164110333001282410444.240.343.386.7292046616.304.146.25713.7311.760.8657.01.4739.0
    0George Scott1B35R18---L - S - E44146193982120111232211112.267.329.370.6991625411.185.103.3337.4119.752.67146.00.6228.2
    7Todd CruzSS23R7---L - S - E55118924702150131911302.203.224.314.538126379.127.111.2202.3815.086.3359.01.5937.5
    3Steve BraunOF-DH31L12---L - S - E5811615312041000221101022.267.384.388.772139456.310.121.26715.837.910.5029.02.8819.4
    9,10Jamie QuirkDH-C24L8---L - S - E5179824611110051310000.304.353.443.79685358.203.139.3545.8815.292.6079.01.1833.3
    1Jerry Terrell3B32R11---L - S - E31405123012101101002.300.317.450.76742184.200.150.2892.382.381.0040.02.3833.3
    25Tom PoquetteOF27L10---L - S - E2126150003001400100.192.214.192.4062850.038.000.2173.5714.294.000.00.000.0
    28Jim NettlesOF32L11---L - S - E1123020001003200000.087.192.087.2792620.130.000.09511.547.690.670.00.000.0
    19Joe ZdebOF26R3---L - S - E1523341100102400001.174.240.304.5442572.261.130.2118.0016.002.000.00.0050.0
    13Jim GaudetC24R3---L - S - E36010000000000000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.1670.000.000.000.00.000.0
    23German BarrancaDH-3B22L5---L - S - E55331000310000000.600.600.8001.400541.600.200.6000.000.000.000.00.0033.3
    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)

    1979 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    34Paul SplittorffST32L12---L - S - E15174.243635110010240.02481371132577771051.359.300.942.892.895.141.00.469
    22Dennis LeonardST28R8---L - S - E14124.083232125000236.022611710733561268021.198.621.262.144.814.462.25.538
    32Larry GuraST31L11---L - S - E13124.47393371160233.22261371162973855171.288.701.122.813.275.281.16.520
    38Rich GaleST25R5---L - S - E9105.65343121030181.219713111419991035041.639.760.944.905.106.491.04.474
    40Steve BusbyST/R29R9---L - S - E663.63221240510094.17145381064451001.436.770.956.114.294.290.70.500
    33Marty PattinR/ST36R15---L - S - E524.58317101124394.110950481121414011.3810.401.052.003.914.771.95.714
    21Eduardo RodriguezRel27R7---L - S - E414.84291101328274.1794240934264031.529.571.094.123.155.090.76.800
    25Craig ChamberlainST22R1---L - S - E443.7510104000069.2683129718302011.238.780.902.333.884.001.67.500
    39Al HraboskyRel29L11---L - S - E943.745800037581165.0673127341397011.669.280.425.685.404.290.95.692
    23Steve MingoriRel35L15---L - S - E335.7930100829146.26936301017180111.8413.311.933.283.476.941.06.500
    29Dan QuisenberryRel26R5---L - S - E323.15320002132540.042161457131001.239.451.131.582.933.601.86.600
    27Renie MartinRel23R3---L - S - E035.19250001125534.2322020114252011.338.310.263.636.495.191.79.000
    42Bill PaschallRel25R4---L - S - E016.59700057013.21811102530021.6811.851.323.291.987.240.60.000
    31Gary ChristensonRel26L9---L - S - E003.37600016010.210541240001.128.440.841.693.374.222.00.000
    35Craig EatonRel24R3---L - S - E002.70500045010.08330340001.107.200.002.703.602.701.33.000
    35George ThroopRel28R4---L - S - E0013.5040002402.27440510004.5023.620.0016.873.3713.500.20.000
    1Jerry TerrellRel32R1---L - S - E000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    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))

    1979 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CDarrell Porter14101,230.0628681315709696.9824.900.5787.089.81
    CJohn Wathan230164.1705107675.9873.300.4614.225.62
    CJamie Quirk9040.0152101817.9441.900.435.617.63
    CJim Gaudet3014.01300013131.0004.300.931.9100.04
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BPete LaCock1080816.082968379900897.9978.301.1066.781.81
    1BJohn Wathan490250.026419230285283.9935.801.1330.254.42
    1BGeorge Scott410330.133521427360356.9898.701.0825.393.23
    1BGeorge Brett8051.0475165352.9816.501.024.95.24
    1BJim Nettles101.02000221.0002.002.000.69.15
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BFrank White12501,076.13173321278661649.9825.200.6077.298.41
    2BU.L. Washington460346.01121111237235223.9494.800.6428.445.52
    2BJerry Terrell7017.0570312121.0001.700.714.322.63
    2BGerman Barranca109.0470311111.00011.001.220.620.04
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BGeorge Brett14901,287.11293733028532502.9443.400.3992.096.81
    3BJerry Terrell19085.0521112726.9631.400.3111.761.32
    3BTodd Cruz9053.2716332623.8852.600.435.616.43
    3BJamie Quirk3014.11400551.0001.700.351.95.94
    3BSteve Braun202.0000000.0000.000.001.23.45
    3BGerman Barranca101.0000000.0000.000.000.620.06
    3BGeorge Scott101.0000000.0000.000.000.62.36
    3BU.L. Washington103.00100111.0001.000.330.61.06
    3BClint Hurdle101.01000111.0001.001.000.61.76
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSFreddie Patek1040796.21532491954421402.9553.900.5064.298.11
    SSU.L. Washington500354.062131631199193.9703.900.5530.949.52
    SSTodd Cruz480291.247102413153149.9743.100.5129.687.33
    SSJamie Quirk505.00300331.0000.600.603.19.84
    SSJerry Terrell101.0000000.0000.000.000.63.25
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFWillie Wilson15201,251.13841260402396.9852.600.3293.898.71
    OFAmos Otis14601,266.13851135399396.9922.700.3190.196.72
    OFAl Cowens13401,170.1288340295291.9862.200.2582.798.53
    OFClint Hurdle500371.0882309390.9681.800.2430.984.74
    OFSteve Braun180126.02640130301.0001.700.2411.131.05
    OFTom Poquette10047.07101881.0000.800.176.247.66
    OFJoe Zdeb9049.01300013131.0001.400.275.660.07
    OFJim Nettles8056.01900019191.0002.400.344.972.78
    OFJohn Wathan308.02000221.0000.700.251.93.39
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PAl Hrabosky58065.0242086.7500.100.0935.8100.01
    PLarry Gura390233.21538255553.9641.400.2324.1100.02
    PPaul Splittorff360240.01527334542.9331.200.1822.2100.03
    PRich Gale340181.2925433834.8951.000.1921.0100.04
    PDan Quisenberry32040.0010121110.9090.300.2519.8100.05
    PDennis Leonard320236.01932125251.9811.600.2219.8100.05
    PMarty Pattin31094.1413101817.9440.500.1819.1100.07
    PSteve Mingori30046.264201210.8330.300.2218.5100.08
    PEduardo Rodriguez29074.1081098.8890.300.1117.9100.09
    PRenie Martin25034.258101413.9290.500.3815.4100.010
    PSteve Busby22094.14240128281.0001.300.3013.6100.011
    PCraig Chamberlain10069.25200771.0000.700.106.2100.012
    PBill Paschall7013.20200221.0000.300.154.3100.013
    PGary Christenson6010.22101331.0000.500.293.7100.014
    PCraig Eaton5010.01101221.0000.400.203.1100.015
    PGeorge Throop402.2000000.0000.000.002.5100.016
    PJerry Terrell101.0000000.0000.000.000.63.217
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHHal McRae10000.0000000.0000.000.0061.799.01
    DHPete LaCock1600.0000000.0000.000.009.912.12
    DHDarrell Porter1500.0000000.0000.000.009.39.63
    DHSteve Braun1100.0000000.0000.000.006.819.04
    DHJohn Wathan1100.0000000.0000.000.006.812.24
    DHJamie Quirk900.0000000.0000.000.005.617.66
    DHClint Hurdle400.0000000.0000.000.002.56.87
    DHAmos Otis400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.67
    DHU.L. Washington300.0000000.0000.000.001.93.09
    DHWillie Wilson200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.310
    DHGeorge Scott200.0000000.0000.000.001.24.510
    DHJerry Terrell100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.212
    DHGeorge Brett100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.612
    DHAl Cowens100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.712
    DHGerman Barranca100.0000000.0000.000.000.620.012
    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.