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1971 Kansas City RoyalsAmerican League (MLB)
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Lou Piniella played for the 1971 Kansas City Royals
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRoyals
LocationKansas City,Missouri
Record85-76 (2nd in American League West)League Rank4thMLB Rank8th
ManagerBob LemonGeneral ManagerCedric Tallis
CoachesGalen Cisco (Pitching Coach), Harry Dunlop (Third Base Coach), Charlie Lau (Hitting Coach), George Strickland (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickRoy Branch (#5)
Attendance910,784
Years Available1969-2017

Team History -- 1971 Statistics -- 1971 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1971 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2,37Freddie PatekssR261475918615821116364914448057136.267.323.371.69421938648.300.104.237.3166.812.41.80.998.524.1
1965-22- 421-PIT
 
26Amos OtisofR241475558016726415795284074228218.301.345.443.78824645607.321.142.294.3556.612.21.92.537.027.0
1965- 5-  95-BOS
 
10Paul Schaal3bR28161548801503161163751035120659.274.387.412.79922648659.283.138.330.36515.67.70.51.749.832.0    
9Lou PiniellaofR2712644843125215351532143205412.279.311.368.67916529476.300.089.141.3054.49.02.10.6149.323.2    
1Cookie Rojas2bR3211541456124222659833935217312.300.357.406.76316830463.311.106.213.3458.47.60.91.369.024.2    
33Bob Oliver1b-ofR281283733591122852001488515313.244.277.351.62813122398.294.107.145.2833.522.16.32.046.624.2    
8Ed Kirkpatrickof-cL261203654680121946344860217811.219.308.332.64012122423.234.113.241.29011.414.21.32.140.627.5    
16Joe KeoughofL251103513487142330063526132510.248.316.325.64111419392.259.077.160.2938.96.60.70.8117.021.8
1965- 2-  21-KC1
 
39Gail Hopkins1bL28103295358216194731371341298.278.364.431.79512726339.265.153.285.35410.93.80.42.732.831.7
1965-   UDFA-CHA
 
12Jerry MaycR2771218165513212400273700487.252.329.344.6737516249.293.092.216.29710.814.91.40.4218.029.1    
19Bobby Knoop2bR327216114338111110153602216.205.270.286.5564610180.254.081.180.2568.320.02.40.6161.030.3    
17Dennis Paepkec-ofR26601521131602140082900116.204.242.283.525438161.238.079.132.2395.018.03.61.276.025.8
1964-   UDFA-ANA
 
7Chuck Harrison1bR30491439314022100111900421.217.266.287.553416158.230.070.147.2497.012.01.71.371.519.4
1963-   UDFA-HOU
 
41Dick DragopR26357731030040084407001.130.212.169.38113392.303.039.143.1888.747.85.50.00.030.0
1964-   UDFA-DET
 
32Mike HedlundpR2432682600020022605001.088.114.088.2026075.143.000.029.0982.734.713.00.00.00.0    
15Bobby Floydss-2bR27316681030020072100000.152.233.197.43013373.222.045.152.2099.628.83.00.00.030.0
1964-   UDFA-BAL
 
49Sandy ValdespinoofL321863102060215002500002.317.338.508.84632865.321.191.222.3813.17.72.53.131.540.0    
25Paul SplittorffpL242248351001003801001.104.157.125.2826152.125.021.083.1395.815.42.70.00.020.0
1968-25- 575-KCA
 
43Bruce DalcantonpR2925464400020011906000.087.106.087.1934053.148.000.022.0931.935.919.00.00.00.0
1966-   UDFA-PIT
 
6Buck MartinezcR222246372001015901101.152.231.196.4279253.184.044.130.2069.417.01.80.00.028.6    
23Al FitzmorrispB25364461110030001602100.250.244.273.51712147.379.023.023.2320.034.00.00.00.09.1
1965-   UDFA-CHA
 
44Carl TaylorofR2720393700030151300201.179.261.179.4407046.250.000.103.21510.928.32.60.00.00.0
1962-   UDFA-PIT
 
15Rich Seversonss-2bR261630490201003500000.300.364.433.79713233.360.133.233.3609.115.21.70.00.022.2
1963-   UDFA-CHA
 
5Ted SavageofR351929250001203600002.172.250.172.4225032.217.000.172.2089.418.82.00.00.00.0    
28Ken WrightpR2421221200000011001000.091.130.091.2212024.167.000.045.1104.241.710.00.00.00.0
1964-   UDFA-BOS
 
22Tom BurgmeierpL276820252000001700000.250.286.350.6367221.385.100.150.2904.833.37.00.00.040.0
1961-   UDFA-HOU
 
40Jim YorkpR235317121013001700000.118.167.353.5206218.111.235.294.2365.638.97.05.617.0100.0
1969-16- 383-KCA
 
36Ted AbernathypR386313010000000701000.077.077.077.1541014.167.000.000.0700.050.00.00.00.00.0    
29Bill ButlerpL2414120100010001000100.083.077.083.1601013.333.000.000.0700.076.90.00.00.00.0
1965-37- 662-DET
 
13Jim RookerpR282110000000002401000.000.167.000.1670013.000.000.200.11715.430.82.00.00.00.0
1960-   UDFA-DET
 
27Wally BunkerpR2679000000001500000.000.100.000.1000010.000.000.111.07010.050.05.00.00.00.0    
20Monty MontgomerypR2437000000001301000.000.125.000.125009.000.000.143.08711.133.33.00.00.00.0
1968- 9- 204-KCA
 
27Lance ClemonspL23107420111001101000.286.3751.0001.375729.200.714.857.57811.111.11.011.17.0100.0
1968- 7- 156-KCA
 
35Roger NelsonpR27136220000001200000.333.429.333.762207.500.000.167.36114.328.62.00.00.00.0
1968- 6- 129-MON
 
25Mike McCormickpL3242000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (35 players)1615295603132322540805731304649081925455954128.250.313.353.66618683455914.279.353.211.0008.313.91.71.466.226.1 

1971 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
41Dick DragoR26STMLB17112.983534115400241.1251848014461094091.239.360.521.724.062.373.13.6072.99
1964-   UDFA-DET
 
32Mike HedlundR24STMLB1582.71323027110205.216868621572762011.177.350.663.153.331.062.98.6523.72    
25Paul SplittorffL24STMLB892.68222206300144.11294943435801041.148.040.252.184.992.293.06.4712.51
1968-25- 575-KCA
 
43Bruce DalcantonR29STMLB863.44252232010141.11446354844583001.339.170.512.803.691.324.01.5713.30
1966-   UDFA-PIT
 
23Al FitzmorrisR25S/RMLB754.173615212160127.111261596555315111.317.920.423.893.750.964.31.5833.55
1965-   UDFA-CHA
 
40Jim YorkR23RelMLB552.89530530021393.17032307441034031.226.750.684.249.932.343.09.5002.73
1969-16- 383-KCA
 
22Tom BurgmeierL27R/CLMLB971.736706700341788.1712317330442071.157.230.313.064.481.472.34.5633.15
1961-   UDFA-HOU
 
36Ted AbernathyR38R/CLMLB462.566306300462381.0602823350551061.366.670.335.566.111.103.11.4003.65    
28Ken WrightR24S/RMLB363.6921129113178.0663432647563031.457.620.695.426.461.193.92.3333.94
1964-   UDFA-BOS
 
13Jim RookerL28S/RMLB275.3320713113054.0593532224314011.549.830.334.005.171.295.83.2223.17
1960-   UDFA-DET
 
29Bill ButlerL24S/RMLB123.451468003044.1451917618320001.439.141.223.656.501.783.86.3333.98
1965-37- 662-DET
 
35Roger NelsonR27RelMLB015.2913112004034.035202015290001.189.260.261.327.685.805.29.0001.57
1968- 6- 129-MON
 
27Wally BunkerR26STMLB235.01761001032.135191876150001.289.741.951.674.182.505.29.4004.89    
27Lance ClemonsL23S/RMLB104.131037002024.0261611212202011.589.750.754.507.501.676.001.0003.49
1968- 7- 156-KCA
 
20Monty MontgomeryR24S/RMLB302.11321001021.1165503120000.906.750.001.275.064.002.111.0001.75
1968- 9- 204-KCA
 
25Mike McCormickL32S/RMLB009.3141300109.21410100520002.0713.030.004.661.860.409.31.0003.59    
Pitching Totals: (16 players)85763.261611612643411127441418130156651384496775411361.278.260.533.154.921.563.59.528  

1971 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PTom Burgmeier27MLBp67-887281336.9720.520.40---6898.541.6Fielding by Day
PTed Abernathy38MLBp63-818202030.9330.440.35---63100.039.1Fielding by Day
PJim York23MLBp53-936101117.9410.300.17---53100.032.9Fielding by Day
PAl Fitzmorris25MLBp36-12715252442.9521.110.31---36100.022.4Fielding by Day
PDick Drago26MLBp35-2417422951.9611.400.20---35100.021.7Fielding by Day
PMike Hedlund24MLBp32-20516472565.9691.970.31---32100.019.9Fielding by Day
PBruce Dalcanton29MLBp25-14111162029.9311.080.19---25100.015.5Fielding by Day
PPaul Splittorff24MLBp22-1447322341.9511.770.27---22100.013.7Fielding by Day
PKen Wright24MLBp21-781161218.9440.810.22---21100.013.0Fielding by Day
PJim Rooker28MLBp20-5415117.8570.300.11---2195.212.4Fielding by Day
PBill Butler24MLBp14-4407108.8750.500.16---14100.08.7Fielding by Day
PRoger Nelson27MLBp13-342900111.0000.850.32---13100.08.1Fielding by Day
PLance Clemons23MLBp10-2414106.8330.500.21---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PWally Bunker26MLBp7-32150061.0000.860.19---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PMike McCormick32MLBp4-9180091.0002.251.00---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PMonty Montgomery24MLBp3-21230051.0001.670.24---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CJerry May27MLBc71--3143816353.9974.960.00--571100.044.1Fielding by Day
CEd Kirkpatrick26MLBof-c59--2942875329.9795.460.00--412049.236.6Fielding by Day
CDennis Paepke26MLBc-of32--1391511155.9944.810.00---6053.319.9Fielding by Day
CBuck Martinez22MLBc21--8463093.9684.290.00--22295.513.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BGail Hopkins28MLB1b83--66957776733.9908.750.00---10380.651.6Fielding by Day
1BBob Oliver28MLB1b-of68--47031653507.9887.370.00---12853.142.2Fielding by Day
1BChuck Harrison30MLB1b39--33524331362.9929.210.00---4979.624.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BCookie Rojas32MLB2b111--252293576550.9914.910.00---11596.568.9Fielding by Day
2BBobby Knoop32MLB2b52--89120731216.9684.020.00---7272.232.3Fielding by Day
2BBobby Floyd27MLBss-2b8--131303261.0003.250.00---3125.85.0Fielding by Day
2BRich Severson26MLBss-2b6--72007271.0004.500.00---1637.53.7Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BPaul Schaal28MLB3b161--1073352831470.9402.750.00---161100.0100.0Fielding by Day
3BBob Oliver28MLB1b-of2--23106.8332.500.00---1281.61.2Fielding by Day
3BBobby Floyd27MLBss-2b1--000000.000.00---313.20.6Fielding by Day
3BRich Severson26MLBss-2b1--000000.000.00---166.30.6Fielding by Day
3BBobby Knoop32MLB2b1--000000.000.00---721.40.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSFreddie Patek26MLBss147--30145925107785.9685.170.00---147100.091.3Fielding by Day
SSBobby Floyd27MLBss-2b15--214321166.9704.270.00---3148.49.3Fielding by Day
SSRich Severson26MLBss-2b6--8152425.9203.830.00---1637.53.7Fielding by Day
SSCookie Rojas32MLB2b2--200021.0001.000.00---1151.71.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFAmos Otis24MLBof144--4041044418.9902.880.00---14798.089.4Fielding by Day
OFLou Piniella27MLBof115--201632210.9861.800.00---12691.371.4Fielding by Day
OFJoe Keough25MLBof100--164431171.9821.680.00---11090.962.1Fielding by Day
OFEd Kirkpatrick26MLBof-c61--118211121.9921.970.00---12050.837.9Fielding by Day
OFBob Oliver28MLB1b-of48--9431098.9902.020.00---12837.529.8Fielding by Day
OFDennis Paepke26MLBc-of17--2102023.9131.240.00---6028.310.6Fielding by Day
OFSandy Valdespino32MLBof15--1811020.9501.270.00---1883.39.3Fielding by Day
OFCarl Taylor27MLBc-of12--2701028.9642.250.00---2060.07.5Fielding by Day
OFTed Savage35MLBof9--420061.0000.670.00---1947.45.6Fielding by Day
OFCookie Rojas32MLB2b1--000000.000.00---1150.90.6Fielding by Day

1971 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Buddy BlattnerBroadcaster1920-02-08 51St. Louis,Missouri MLB1942-19491942-1949   2B
Galen CiscoPitching Coach1936-03-07 35St. Marys,Ohio MLB1961-19691961-1969   P
Harry DunlopThird Base Coach1933-09-06 37Sacramento,California --   C
Rosey GilhousenScout1913-06-07 58- --   SCOUT
Charlie LauHitting Coach1933-04-12 38Romulus,Michigan MLB1956-19671956-1967   C
Bob LemonManager1920-09-22 50San Bernardino,California MLB1941-19581941-1958   P
Herk RobinsonAssistant scouting director1941-- 30- --   EXEC
George StricklandAssistant Coach1926-01-10 45New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1950-19601950-1960   SS-2B
Cedric TallisGeneral Manager1914-07-29 56- --   EXEC
Don WelkeScout -- --   SCOUT