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1977 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  102-60   .630
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,852,603
Playoffs:  Lost ALCS (Yankees)

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Cookie Rojas (38)
Youngest Player:  Clint Hurdle (19)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff, Buck Martinez, Amos Otis, Cookie Rojas (8)
Top Hitter:  Hal McRae (3)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Mike Jones (#21)

Roster Continuity:  79.99%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals10260.630--
Texas9468.5808.0
Chi White Sox9072.55612.0
Minnesota8477.52217.5
California7488.45728.0
Seattle6498.39538.0
Oakland6398.39138.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Hal McRae+of3311965-6-117MLB16264110419154112192181459431352512.298.366.515881.3833307204831387.7.292
18Al Cowens+of5251969-75-1026MLB1626069818932142311216124164841514.312.361.525885.3843186614491237.4.317
5George Brett+3b-1b7241971-2-29MLB1395641051763213228814125524293312.312.373.532905.3903006274181258.1.296
7John Mayberry+1b39281967-1-6MLB153543731252212382138386791713.230.336.401737.327218641442814.9.231
2Freddie Patek+ss35321965-22-421MLB1544977213026656053134184521376.262.320.368688.308183563406684.5.301
26Amos Otis+of55301965-5-95MLB1424788512020817782377188053913.251.342.433775.340207561390785.4.270
20Frank White+2b4426UDFA: 1970MLB152474591162155502352567201124.245.284.342626.281162514380523.7.275
15Darrell Porter+c-251970-1-4MLB13042561117213166010537016166.275.353.452804.352192486321756.3.293
25Tom Poquette+of-251970-4-80MLB1063424310023623314192152424.292.337.412749.331141372256555.8.305
8Pete LaCock+1b-of-251970-1-20MLB88218256612132921152511044.303.345.408753.33389238161345.7.325
19Joe Zdeb+of-241971-4-75MLB10519526585222365162303335.297.346.374720.31873217153264.6.324
1Cookie Rojas+2b-38UDFA: 1956MLB64156839910101381702115.250.285.321605.26750166127142.9.279
12John Wathan+c-1b-271971-1-4MLB55119183953221205801031.328.346.471817.3525612784237.3.330
21Buck Martinez+c-28UDFA: 1967MLB298031840190131200201.225.253.312566.25425856662.4.254
10Joe Lahoud+of-30UDFA: 1966MLB3465817502810111601012.262.364.431794.351287751115.7.312
6Bob Heise+ss-2b-30UDFA: 1966MLB546211162105012810100.258.292.323615.27820664863.4.296
3Dave Nelson+2b-3b-33UDFA: 1964MLB27488931041371100001.187.291.292583.27114554332.0.243
32Willie Wilson+of-211974-16-379MLB133410112001631800201.324.343.382725.32513372943.6.423
9Clint Hurdle+of-191975-1-9MLB926580027002700000.308.357.538896.39214281857.3.353
30U.L. Washington+ss-23UDFA: 1973MLB1020041101105400100.200.360.350710.3307261735.5.250
17Mark Littell+p-241971-12-267MLB481000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (21 players)16255948221549299771467731708752268745504958104.277.340.436776--2440626843439285.8.291

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Dennis Leonard+1261972-2-42MLB20123.04383721511292.2246117991879244148 21.117.560.552.437.500.32.2781.07
48Jim Colborn+2931UDFA: 1967MLB18143.6236356100239.0233106962281103813 31.318.770.833.053.880.79.2671.11
34Paul Splittorff+17301968-25-574MLB1663.6937376200229.02431049411839952 01.429.550.433.263.890.84.3040.95
16Andy Hassler+-251969-25-579MLB964.2029273110156.116688737758385 11.549.560.404.324.780.90.3032.03
33Marty Pattin+-341965-7-127MLB1033.5831104080128.1115565116375532 01.188.061.122.593.860.67.2451.15
29Doug Bird+49271969-8-152MLB1143.88535003114118.1120525114298333 01.269.131.062.216.310.35.3050.87
37Larry Gura+62291969-2-40MLB853.13526112410106.110843378284641 11.289.140.682.373.890.61.2831.07
17Mark Littell+60241971-12-267MLB843.61485002912104.273494265510681 21.226.280.524.739.110.52.2620.83
23Steve Mingori+-33UDFA: 1965MLB243.094300022464.05926224191931 01.228.300.562.672.671.00.2640.89
42Tom Hall+-291966-3-53MLB003.526000207.2433261000 01.304.702.357.0411.740.60.1430.71
31Randy McGilberry+-231975-14-321MLB015.143000107.074411100 01.149.001.291.291.291.00.2611.13
35George Throop+-261972-16-378MLB003.384000115.112214100 00.941.691.696.751.694.00.0000.67
39Gary Lance+-281967-20-381MLB014.501000102.021102000 02.009.000.009.000.00--.2861.00
Totals: (21 players)102603.541621624110121421,461137765157514649985056--91.428.480.683.075.240.59.274 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darrell PorterC12566361134.9820.00 
John WathanC35130910.9930.00 
Buck MartinezC28133810.9930.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John Mayberry1B1451296817118.9950.00 
Pete LaCock1B2918617216.9900.00 
John Wathan1B526012.9630.00 
Bob Heise1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B152310434886.9890.00 
Bob Heise2B212027081.0000.00 
Cookie Rojas2B162618071.0000.00 
Dave Nelson2B11111423.9260.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett3B1351153252033.9570.00 
Cookie Rojas3B31236256.9440.00 
Bob Heise3B1231033.8120.00 
Joe Zdeb3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Freddie PatekSS1542524132970.9580.00 
Bob HeiseSS21193038.9420.00 
U.L. WashingtonSS9132154.8720.00 
Frank WhiteSS403001.0000.00 
George BrettSS10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al CowensOF1593071461.9820.00 
Amos OtisOF1403261030.9910.00 
Tom PoquetteOF961774011.0000.00 
Joe ZdebOF9393430.9700.00 
Hal McRaeOF4784841.9580.00 
Joe LahoudOF1518210.9520.00 
Pete LaCockOF12172001.0000.00 
Clint HurdleOF9170001.0000.00 
Willie WilsonOF924010.9600.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug BirdP53118613001.0001.45 
Larry GuraP5210661821.9232.04 
Mark LittellP481047711.9331.21 
Steve MingoriP436431411.9442.39 
Dennis LeonardP38292212942.9261.54 
Paul SplittorffP3722993823.9591.85 
Jim ColbornP36239273953.9302.49 
Marty PattinP31128619001.0001.76 
Andy HasslerP2915662832.9191.96 
Tom HallP6702001.0002.50 
George ThroopP4512001.0005.29 
Randy McGilberryP3712001.0003.86 
Gary LanceP120000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal McRaeDH115.0000.00 
Pete LaCockDH26.0000.00 
John MayberryDH8.0000.00 
Dave NelsonDH7.0000.00 
Cookie RojasDH6.0000.00 
Joe LahoudDH4.0000.00 
Joe ZdebDH4.0000.00 
George BrettDH3.0000.00 
John WathanDH2.0000.00 
Willie WilsonDH2.0000.00 
Al CowensDH1.0000.00 
Dennis LeonardDH1.0000.00 
Darrell PorterDH1.0000.00 


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