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2018 Kansas City RoyalsSeason Roster
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Kevin McCarthy played for the 2018 Kansas City Royals
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRoyals
LocationKansas City,Missouri
Record58-104 (5th in American League Central)League Rank14thMLB Rank29th
BallparkKauffman Stadium
ManagerNed YostGeneral ManagerDayton Moore
CoachesTerry Bradshaw (Hitting Coach), Cal Eldred (Pitching Coach), Pedro Grifol (Catching/Quality-Control Coach), Mike Jirschele (Third Base Coach), Mitch Maier (First Base Coach), Dale Sveum (Bench Coach), Vance Wilson (Bullpen Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickBrady Singer (#18)
Payroll$129,967,987 (Rank: 19th)
Attendance1,665,107 (Rank: 23rd)
Minor League AffiliatesOmaha Storm Chasers (AAA) 66-74 ... Northwest Arkansas Naturals (AA) 70-70 ... Wilmington Blue Rocks (A+) 68-72 ... Lexington Legends (A) 76-60 ... Burlington Royals (Rk) 25-43 ... Dominican Royals (Rk) 36-32 ... Idaho Falls Chukars (Rk) 43-33 ... Arizona Royals (Rk) 22-30 ... Dominican Royals 2 (Rk) 25-47 ...
Years Available1969-2018

Team History -- 2018 Statistics -- 2018 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2018 Kansas City Royals.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2018 baseball season.

2018 Kansas City Royals Roster

TopPREV   Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
50Jason AdamP6-4 225 R-R 1991-08-04 26Overland Park,Kansas MLB2011-20182018-2018Blue Valley Northwest (Overland Park,KS)
2010- 5- 149-KCA
Free Agent  
45Abraham AlmonteOF5-9 170 B-R 1989-06-21 29Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2007-20182013-2018  
2005-   UDFA-NYA
Free Agent  
58Scott BarlowP6-3 170 R-R 1992-12-18 25New London,Connecticut MLB2011-20182018-2018Golden Valley (Santa Clarita,CA)
2011- 6- 194-LAN
MinorsKansas City Royals (AAA)
38Jorge BonifacioRF-OF6-1 192 R-R 1993-06-04 25Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182017-2018  
2009-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
51Blaine BoyerP6-3 190 R-R 1981-07-11 36Atlanta,Georgia MLB2000-20182005-2018Walton (Marietta,GA)
2000- 3- 100-ATL
Free Agent  
9Drew ButeraC6-1 190 R-R 1983-08-09 34Evansville,Indiana MLB2003-20182010-2018Bishop Moore (Orlando,FL)Central Florida
2005- 5- 149-NYN
Free Agent  
19Cheslor Cuthbert3B6-1 190 R-R 1992-11-16 25Corneta,Nicaragua MLB2010-20182015-2018  
2009-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
17Hunter Dozier3B6-4 210 R-R 1991-08-22 26Denton,Texas MLB2011-20182016-2018Denton (Denton,TX)Stephen F. Austin U.
2013- 1-   8-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
21Lucas DudaLF-1B6-4 225 L-R 1986-02-03 32Fontana,California MLB2005-20182010-2018Arlington (Riverside,CA)USC
2007- 7- 243-NYN
Free Agent  
41Danny DuffyP6-2 185 L-L 1988-12-21 29Goleta,California MLB2007-20182011-2018Cabrillo (Lompoc,CA)
2007- 3-  96-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
2Alcides EscobarSS6-1 155 R-R 1986-12-16 31La Sabana,Venezuela MLB2004-20182008-2018  
2003-   UDFA-MIL
Free Agent  
49Heath FillmyerP6-1 190 R-R 1994-05-16 24Florence,New Jersey MLB2013-20182018-2018Florence Township Memorial (Florence,NJ)Mercer County CC
2014- 5- 162-OAK
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
33Brian FlynnP6-8 230 L-L 1990-04-19 28Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB2009-20182013-2018Owasso (Owasso,OK)Wichita St
2011- 7- 227-DET
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
36Cam GallagherC6-3 210 R-R 1992-12-06 25Lancaster,Pennsylvania MLB2011-20182017-2018Manheim Township (Lancaster,PA)
2011- 2-  65-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
1Ryan GoinsSS5-11 183 L-R 1988-02-13 30Round Rock,Texas MLB2007-20182013-2018Stony Point (Round Rock,TX)Dallas Baptist U.
2009- 4- 130-TOR
MinorsChicago White Sox (MLB)
25Brian GoodwinOF6-0 190 L-R 1990-11-02 27Rocky Mount,North Carolina MLB2010-20182016-2018Rocky Mount (Rocky Mount,NC)North Carolina, Miami-Dade Col
2011- 1-  34-WAS
DL-10Kansas City Royals (AAA)
4Alex GordonLF6-1 220 L-R 1984-02-10 34Lincoln,Nebraska MLB2003-20182007-2018Lincoln Southeast (Lincoln,NE)Nebraska
2005- 1-   2-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
52Justin GrimmP6-4 170 R-R 1988-08-16 29Bristol,Virginia MLB2008-20182012-2018Virginia (Bristol,VA)Georgia
2010- 5- 166-TEX
MinorsSeattle Mariners (MLB)
39Jason HammelP6-6 200 R-R 1982-09-02 35Greenville,South Carolina MLB2001-20182006-2018South Kitsap (Port Orchard,WA)Treasure Valley CC
2002-10- 284-TBA
Free Agent  
40Kelvin HerreraP5-10 155 R-R 1989-12-31 28Tenares,Dom Rep MLB2008-20182011-2018  
2006-   UDFA-KCA
Free Agent  
7Rosell HerreraSS6-3 180 B-R 1992-10-16 25Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182018-2018  
2009-   UDFA-COL
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
54Tim HillP6-2 200 L-L 1990-02-10 28Sylmar,California MLB2013-20182018-2018   Bacone Col
2014-32- 963-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
25Jon JayCF5-11 200 L-L 1985-03-15 33Miami,Florida MLB2004-20182010-2018Columbus (Miami,FL)Miami
2006- 2-  74-SLN
Free Agent  
65Jake JunisP6-3 210 R-R 1992-09-16 25Rock Falls,Illinois MLB2012-20182017-2018Rock Falls (Rock Falls,IL)
2011-29- 876-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
56Brad KellerP6-5 230 R-R 1995-07-27 22Flowery Branch,Georgia MLB2013-20182018-2018Flowery Branch (Flowery Branch,GA)
2013- 8- 240-ARI
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
31Ian KennedyP5-11 185 R-R 1984-12-19 33Huntington Beach,California MLB2004-20182007-2018La Quinta (Westminster,CA)USC
2006- 1-  21-NYA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
48Ben LivelyP6-4 205 R-R 1992-03-05 26Pensacola,Florida MLB2011-20182017-2018Gulf Breeze (Gulf Breeze,FL)Central Florida
2013- 4- 135-CIN
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
52Jorge LopezP6-4 165 R-R 1993-02-10 25Cayey,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182015-2018Caguas Military Academy (Caguas,PR)
2011- 2-  70-MIL
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
37Brandon MaurerP6-5 200 R-R 1990-07-03 27Costa Mesa,California MLB2008-20182013-2018Orange Lutheran (Orange,CA)
2008-23- 702-SEA
Free Agent  
61Kevin McCarthyP6-3 200 R-R 1992-02-22 26Malverne,New York MLB2011-20182016-2018Kellenburg Memorial (Uniondale,NY)Marist Col
2013-16- 474-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
15Whit MerrifieldOF6-0 165 R-R 1989-01-24 29Advance,North Carolina MLB2008-20182016-2018Davie County (Mocksville,NC)South Carolina
2010- 9- 269-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
27Adalberto MondesiSS5-10 180 R-R 1995-07-27 22San Antonio,Texas MLB2012-20182016-2018  
2011-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
8Mike Moustakas3B6-0 195 L-R 1988-09-11 29Los Angeles,California MLB2007-20182011-2018Chatsworth (Chatsworth,CA)
2007- 1-   2-KCA
Free Agent  
68Jake NewberryP 6-2 195 R-R 1994-11-20 23San Diego,California MLB2012-20182018-2018Mira Mesa (San Diego,CA)
2012-37-1123-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
66Ryan O'Hearn1B6-2 215 L-L 1993-07-26 24Frisco,Texas MLB2012-20182018-2018Wakeland (Frisco,TX)Sam Houston St
2014- 8- 243-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
34Trevor OaksP6-3 220 R-R 1993-03-26 25Riverside,California MLB2013-20182018-2018Woodcrest Christian (Riverside,CA)California Baptist U., Biola U.
2014- 7- 219-LAN
MinorsKansas City Royals (AAA)
16Paulo OrlandoOF6-3 165 R-R 1985-11-01 32Sao Paulo,Brazil MLB2006-20182015-2018  
2005-   UDFA-CHA
Free Agent  
43Wily PeraltaP6-2 191 R-R 1989-05-08 29Samana,Dom Rep MLB2006-20182012-2018  
2005-   UDFA-MIL
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
13Salvador PerezC6-3 175 R-R 1990-05-10 28Valencia,Venezuela MLB2007-20182011-2018  
2006-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
14Brett PhillipsOF6-0 175 L-R 1994-05-30 24Seminole,Florida MLB2012-20182017-2018Seminole (Seminole,FL)
2012- 6- 189-HOU
MinorsKansas City Royals (MLB)
72Enny RomeroP6-3 165 L-L 1991-01-24 27Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2009-20182013-2018  
2008-   UDFA-TBA
MinorsPittsburgh Pirates (AAA)
53Eric SkoglundP6-6 180 L-L 1992-10-26 25Sarasota,Florida MLB2012-20182017-2018Sarasota (Sarasota,FL)Central Florida
2014- 3-  92-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
64Burch SmithP6-4 190 R-R 1990-04-12 28Tyler,Texas MLB2009-20182013-2018Lee (Tyler,TX)Howard Col, Oklahoma
2011-14- 443-SDN
MinorsKansas City Royals (MLB)
12Jorge SolerRF-OF6-3 205 R-R 1992-02-25 26Havana,Cuba MLB2012-20182014-2018  
2012-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
57Glenn SparkmanP6-2 210 B-R 1992-05-11 26Ganado,Texas MLB2011-20182017-2018Ganado (Ganado,TX)Wharton County Junior Col
2013-20- 594-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)
52Eric StoutP6-3 170 L-L 1993-03-27 25Chicago,Illinois MLB2012-20182018-2018St. Francis (Wheaton,IL)Butler U.
2014-13- 393-KCA
Free Agent  
46Ramon TorresSS-2B5-10 155 B-R 1993-01-22 25Moncion,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182017-2018  
2009-   UDFA-KCA
Free Agent  
51Jerry VastoP6-2 195 L-L 1992-02-12 26Atlantic Highlands,New Jersey MLB2013-20182018-2018Henry Hudson (Highlands,NJ)Felician Col
2014-24- 713-COL
MinorsChicago Cubs (MLB)
22Meibrys ViloriaC5-11 175 L-R 1997-02-15 21Cartagena,Colombia MLB2014-20182018-2018  
2013-   UDFA-KCA
 
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