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1972 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  76-78   .494
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bob Lemon
General Manager:   Cedric Tallis
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  707,656
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ted Abernathy (39)
Youngest Player:  Jim Wohlford (21)
Longest Tenure:  Lou Piniella, Tom Burgmeier, Joe Keough, Dick Drago, Paul Schaal, Jim Rooker, Al Fitzmorris, Mike Hedlund, Roger Nelson, Ed Kirkpatrick, Bob Oliver (4)
Top Hitter:  John Mayberry (5)
Top Pitcher:  Roger Nelson (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Jamie Quirk (#18)

Roster Continuity:  87.40%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9362.600--
Chi White Sox8767.5655.5
Minnesota7777.50015.5
KC Royals7678.49416.5
California7580.48418.0
Texas54100.35138.5

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Ted Abernathy39450000000000.857------------------6123
Norm Angelini242100000000001.000------------------210
Tom Burgmeier28510000000000.950------------------6131
Steve Busby2250000000000.833------------------141
Bruce Dalcanton30350000000000.950------------------5141
Dick Drago27340000000000.941------------------4282
Al Fitzmorris263800000000001.000------------------7220
Bobby Floyd280002302900000------1.000.967.963--------54845
Ron Hansen3400014600000--------1.000.944--------5281
Mike Hedlund252900000000001.000------------------12190
Gail Hopkins29001301000000----.990--1.000----------9821
Steve Hovley27000000000670------------------.98210362
Mike Jackson2670000000000.889------------------171
Joe Keough26000000000160------------------1.0001210
Ed Kirkpatrick270108100000000--.991----------------590496
Bobby Knoop33000334000000------.972------------61804
Jerry May28041000000000--.979----------------175134
John Mayberry230014600000000----.995--------------1338827
Monty Montgomery25900000000001.000------------------370
Tom Murphy26180000000000.947------------------3151
Roger Nelson28340000000000.976------------------8331
Bob Oliver29000000000160------------------.9794511
Amos Otis250000000001370------------------.99235163
Dennis Paepke2702000000000--.842----------------1423
Freddie Patek270000013600000----------.971--------23051022
Lou Piniella280000000001490------------------.97627587
Cookie Rojas330001316200000------.9861.0001.000--------2653689
Jim Rooker291800000000001.000------------------3160
Paul Schaal290001123100000--------.947----------7724518
Richie Scheinblum290000000001190------------------.96521568
Paul Splittorff253500000000001.000------------------6510
Carl Taylor28021605000070--.982.981--1.000--------1.000157123
Jim Wohlford2100080000000------.950------------7121
Ken Wright251700000000001.000------------------120


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