Season Information
Team Name
2008 Kansas City Royals
League
American League
Division
Central
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
75-87 (.463)   GBL: -13.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 11 / 20
Runs For/Against
691 / 781   Diff: -90
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Spring Ballpark
Surprise Stadium (Surprise,Arizona)
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
29
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
11
Years Active
1969-2020
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2008 Batting Statistics

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  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • 22-under
  • 36-over
  • Hitters
  • Pitchers
  • Recently Active
  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    11Jose GuillenRF-LF32R1512.0L - S - E1535986615842120972123106903323.264.300.438.73863326263.214.174.2913.6316.754.6129.93.1639.9
    24Mark TeahenRF26L72.3L - S - E149572661463141559434613130246.255.313.402.71562323050.229.147.3067.3821.032.8538.12.4134.2
    9David DeJesusLF-CF28L72.5L - S - E1355187015925712731184671544310.307.366.452.81857723444.239.145.3357.9712.311.5443.22.0827.7
    4Alex Gordon3B24L30.4L - S - E134493721283511659926612061558.260.351.432.78357121352.320.172.30911.5621.021.8230.82.8040.6
    16Billy ButlerDH22R50.4L - S - E124443441222201155013357002023.275.324.400.72447817733.196.125.2946.9011.921.7340.32.3027.0
    30Mike AvilesSS27R6---L - S - E102419681362741051831858202412.325.354.480.83444120141.210.155.3574.0813.153.2241.92.2730.1
    7Ross Gload1B32L121.3L - S - E12238846106181337342339313412.273.317.348.66541813522.131.075.2955.509.331.70129.30.7220.8
    14John BuckC27R112.2L - S - E1093704883231948033896604212.224.304.365.66941813533.235.141.2759.0922.972.5341.12.1539.8
    15Mark Grudzielanek2B38R184.5L - S - E86331369924032421194153218.299.345.399.74436013227.160.100.3325.2811.392.16110.30.8327.3
    21Miguel OlivoC29R112.1L - S - E84306297822012417078230126.255.278.444.72231713634.235.189.3102.2125.8711.7125.53.7943.6
    2Joey GathrightCF26L70.4L - S - E1052794171310222142040410203.254.311.272.583315764.151.018.2956.3512.702.000.00.005.6
    1Tony PenaSS27R90.4L - S - E952252238411143164902224.169.189.209.398235476.076.040.2092.5520.858.17225.00.4315.8
    3Esteban GermanLF-2B29R111.0L - S - E89216305314302273184214315.245.303.338.6412427317.194.093.2997.4417.362.330.00.0032.1
    13Alberto Callaspo2B25R70.4L - S - E7421321658301621191401106.305.361.371.7322347911.160.066.3258.125.980.740.00.0016.9
    35Mitch MaierCF26L6---L - S - E349192611090221822003.286.316.319.63597292.033.033.3562.0618.569.000.00.007.7
    43Ryan Shealy1B28R7---L - S - E20731222107200051910002.301.354.603.95779448.370.302.3196.3324.053.8010.48.8636.4
    26Jason Smith2B-3B30L12---L - S - E22286620010101200000.214.214.286.5002882.036.072.3750.0042.860.000.00.0033.3
    25Kila Ka'aihueDH-1B24L7---L - S - E1221460011003200000.286.375.429.8042491.286.143.27812.508.330.6721.04.1716.7
    23Zack GreinkeP24R41.4L - S - E37021000000101001.286.286.429.715831.143.143.3330.0012.500.000.00.0050.0
    55Gil MecheP29R511.4L - S - E14110001000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    19Brian BannisterP27R50.4L - S - E24010000000001000.250.250.250.500510.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    25Brett TomkoP35R113.0L - S - E13000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    44Luke HochevarP24R1---L - S - E13000000000301000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    28Kyle DaviesP24R5---L - S - E12000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    12Matt TupmanC28L70.4L - S - E110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    Team Totals1659560869115073032812065079383921005503236---144.269.320.397.71761182226451.205.128.3076.4116.432.5646.71.9629.9
    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)

    2008 Pitching Statistics

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  • Regulars
  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • 22-under
  • 36-over
  • Recently Active
  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    55Gil MecheST29R1211.4L - S - E14113.98343400000210.1204989319731835001.328.730.813.127.834.192.51.560
    23Zack GreinkeST24R71.4L - S - E13103.47323210000202.1202877821561838141.288.990.932.498.143.873.27.565
    19Brian BannisterST27R60.4L - S - E9165.76323210000182.221512711729581137171.4910.591.432.865.576.261.95.360
    44Luke HochevarST24R3---L - S - E6125.51222200000129.014384791247727051.479.980.843.285.025.861.53.333
    28Kyle DaviesST24R8---L - S - E974.06212100000113.012157511043718121.459.640.803.425.654.541.65.563
    56Ramon RamirezRel26R70.4L - S - E322.64710001571171.2572321231706101.237.160.253.898.792.892.26.600
    48Joakim SoriaCL24R50.4L - S - E231.606300057634267.1391312519661160.865.210.672.548.821.743.47.400
    45,32Ron MahayRel37L134.0L - S - E503.4857000357064.2612725629491011.398.490.844.046.823.761.691.000
    25Brett TomkoST/R35R143.0L - S - E276.9716100016060.28049471113404001.5311.871.631.935.937.273.08.222
    57Joel PeraltaRel32R9---L - S - E125.98400001240052.25637351514381021.339.572.562.396.496.322.71.333
    46Juan Carlos OviedoRel24R80.4L - S - E412.98450001245048.1451916215263041.248.380.372.794.843.541.73.800
    51Robinson TejedaRel26R10---L - S - E223.20251001424039.1221714319415011.045.030.694.359.383.892.16.500
    31Brandon DuckworthST32R11---L - S - E334.50770000038.0382019219200031.509.000.474.504.744.741.05.500
    27Yasuhiko YabutaRel35R122.5L - S - E134.78310001231037.2412120617251001.549.801.434.065.975.021.47.250
    41Jimmy GobbleRel26L101.3L - S - E028.81390001039131.2393131523276021.9611.081.426.547.678.811.17.000
    49John BaleR/ST34L132.2L - S - E034.3913300110026.229131316141001.319.790.342.024.724.392.33.000
    52Horacio RamirezRel28L12---L - S - E112.5915000415024.1219711111020.907.770.370.374.073.3311.00.500
    54Jeff FulchinoRel28R8---L - S - E019.0012000712014.021151428121012.0713.501.295.147.719.641.50.000
    40Kip WellsRel31R103.1L - S - E018.7110000210010.110101011191012.038.710.879.587.848.710.82.000
    63Josh NewmanRel26L5---L - S - E007.7140003407.010961620002.2912.861.297.712.5711.570.33.000
    11Hideo NomoRel39R18---L - S - E0018.6930002304.110993431003.2320.776.238.316.2318.690.75.000
    52Devon LoweryRel25R8---L - S - E0010.3850002504.16552260001.8512.464.154.1512.4610.383.00.000
    53Carlos RosaRel23R6---L - S - E002.7020001203.13110030000.908.100.000.008.102.700.00.000
    58Neal MusserRel27L10---L - S - E000.0010001101.00000100001.000.000.009.000.000.000.00.000
    1Tony PenaRel27R10.4L - S - E000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    Team Totals75874.5060116220160439441,445.714737817231595151085685411.389.170.993.216.764.862.11.463
    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))

    2008 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CJohn Buck107106950.07512486783775.9907.200.8266.098.21
    CMiguel Olivo5856494.03783256415410.9887.100.8335.869.02
    CMatt Tupman101.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.03
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BRoss Gload11195878.083743486884880.9957.901.0068.591.01
    1BBilly Butler3433260.02339227244242.9927.100.9321.027.42
    1BRyan Shealy2020169.015512218169167.9888.400.9912.3100.03
    1BMark Teahen1413121.013010113141140.99310.001.168.69.44
    1BKila Ka'aihue4115.01210213131.0003.300.872.533.35
    1BJason Smith102.02000221.0002.001.000.64.56
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BMark Grudzielanek8585710.0135257458396392.9904.600.5552.598.81
    2BAlberto Callaspo4642365.0741190361931931.0004.200.5328.462.22
    2BEsteban German3523214.04177319121118.9753.400.5521.639.33
    2BMike Aviles289114.026330559591.0002.100.5217.327.54
    2BJason Smith9341.05160221211.0002.300.515.640.95
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BAlex Gordon1331331,180.01122301621358342.9552.600.2982.199.31
    3BMark Teahen1919166.01824334542.9332.200.2511.712.82
    3BMike Aviles7329.03300661.0000.900.214.36.93
    3BEsteban German6543.02502771.0001.200.163.76.74
    3BJason Smith5119.05100661.0001.200.323.122.75
    3BAlberto Callaspo118.01501661.0006.000.750.61.46
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSTony Pena9461592.074180935263254.9662.700.4358.098.91
    SSMike Aviles9189747.01412381065389379.9744.200.5156.289.22
    SSAlberto Callaspo18984.01830285048.9602.700.5711.124.33
    SSEsteban German3322.0241076.8572.000.271.93.44
    LF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    LFDavid DeJesus7154482.01361001371371.0001.900.2843.852.61
    LFJose Guillen4543373.0833118786.9891.900.2327.829.42
    LFEsteban German3925235.0540205654.9641.400.2324.143.83
    LFMark Teahen3131267.07530178781.0002.500.2919.120.84
    LFRoss Gload8864.01800018181.0002.300.284.96.65
    LFAlberto Callaspo3114.0000000.0000.000.001.94.16
    LFJoey Gathright309.02000221.0000.700.221.92.96
    LFJason Smith101.0000000.0000.000.000.64.58
    CF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CFJoey Gathright10075720.0197510203202.9952.000.2861.795.21
    CFDavid DeJesus6864507.0151211154153.9942.300.3042.050.42
    CFMitch Maier3323217.0690107069.9862.100.3220.497.13
    CFMark Teahen101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    RF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    RFMark Teahen9284756.0185422191189.9902.100.2556.861.71
    RFJose Guillen6765539.0121731131128.9771.900.2441.443.82
    RFDavid DeJesus2412123.02300023231.0001.000.1914.817.83
    RFMitch Maier4114.02000221.0000.500.142.511.84
    RFRoss Gload3113.03000331.0001.000.231.92.55
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PRamon Ramirez71071.028111110.9090.100.1443.8100.01
    PJoakim Soria63067.0660112121.0000.200.1838.9100.02
    PRon Mahay57064.0081198.8890.100.1335.2100.03
    PJuan Carlos Oviedo45048.0141065.8330.100.1027.8100.04
    PJoel Peralta40052.03200551.0000.100.1024.7100.05
    PJimmy Gobble39031.00200221.0000.100.0624.1100.06
    PGil Meche3434210.0628413834.8951.000.1621.0100.07
    PBrian Bannister3232182.01228234240.9521.300.2219.8100.08
    PZack Greinke3232202.01124113635.9721.100.1719.8100.08
    PYasuhiko Yabuta31037.0421076.8570.200.1619.1100.010
    PRobinson Tejeda25139.0122053.6000.100.0815.4100.011
    PLuke Hochevar2222129.0611121817.9440.800.1313.6100.012
    PKyle Davies2121113.0410101514.9330.700.1213.0100.013
    PBrett Tomko161060.02110013131.0000.800.229.9100.014
    PHoracio Ramirez15024.0280010101.0000.700.429.3100.015
    PJohn Bale13326.00901991.0000.700.358.0100.016
    PJeff Fulchino12014.0000000.0000.000.007.4100.017
    PKip Wells10010.00100111.0000.100.106.2100.018
    PBrandon Duckworth7738.02501771.0001.000.184.3100.019
    PDevon Lowery504.0000000.0000.000.003.1100.020
    PJosh Newman407.01000111.0000.300.142.5100.021
    PHideo Nomo304.0000000.0000.000.001.9100.022
    PCarlos Rosa203.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.023
    PTony Pena101.00100111.0001.001.000.61.124
    PNeal Musser101.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.024
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHBilly Butler8200.0000000.0000.000.0050.666.11
    DHJose Guillen4300.0000000.0000.000.0026.528.12
    DHMiguel Olivo2100.0000000.0000.000.0013.025.03
    DHKila Ka'aihue400.0000000.0000.000.002.533.34
    DHMark Teahen100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    DHDavid DeJesus100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    DHAlex Gordon100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    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.