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1974 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  77-85   .475
Result:   5th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jack McKeon
General Manager:   Cedric Tallis
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,173,292
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lindy McDaniel (38)
Youngest Player:  George Brett (21)
Longest Tenure:  Al Fitzmorris, Paul Schaal (6)
Top Hitter:  Hal McRae (10)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Busby (11)
Top Draft Pick:  Willie Wilson (#18)

Roster Continuity:  67.65%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9072.556--
Texas8476.5255.0
Minnesota8280.5068.0
Chi White Sox8080.5009.0
KC Royals7785.47513.0
California6894.42022.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
2Kurt Bevacqua3B-2BMLB6-1185RightRight1/23/194727Miami Beach,Florida19676102ATL

29Doug BirdPMLB6-4180RightRight3/5/195024Corona,California19698152SE1
25George Brett3B-1BMLB6-0205LeftRight5/15/195321Glen Dale,West Virginia1971229KCA
19Nelson BrilesPMLB5-11200RightRight8/5/194330Dorris,California1964UDFA SLN
40Steve BusbyPMLB6-2205RightRight9/29/194924Burbank,California1971239KCA
30Orlando Cepeda1BMLB6-2210RightRight9/17/193736Ponce,Puerto Rico1955UDFA NY1
18Al CowensOFMLB6-2200RightRight10/25/195122Los Angeles,California1969751026KCA
43Bruce DalcantonPMLB6-2205RightRight6/15/194232California,Pennsylvania1966UDFA PIT
39Al FitzmorrisPMLB6-2190BothRight3/21/194628Buffalo,New York1965UDFA CHA
15Bobby FloydSS-2BMLB6-0181RightRight10/20/194330Hawthorne,California1981UDFA SEA
32Gene GarberPMLB5-10175RightRight11/13/194726Lancaster,Pennsylvania196520382PIT
13Fernando Gonzalez2B-3BMLB5-10170RightRight6/19/195024Arecibo,Puerto Rico1969UDFA PIT
16Fran HealyCMLB6-5220RightRight9/6/194627Holyoke,Massachusetts1965UDFA CLE
27Joe HoernerPMLB6-1200RightLeft11/12/193637Dubuque,Iowa1957UDFA CHA
22Dennis LeonardPMLB6-1190RightRight5/8/195123Brooklyn,New York1972242KCA
38Aurelio LopezPMLB6-0220RightRight9/21/194825Tecamachalco,Mexico1978UDFA SLN
21Buck MartinezCMLB5-11200RightRight11/7/194825Redding,California1967UDFA PHI
7John Mayberry1BMLB6-3220LeftLeft2/18/194925Detroit,Michigan196716HOU
41Lindy McDanielPMLB6-3195RightRight12/13/193538Hollis,Oklahoma1958UDFA SLN
11Hal McRaeOFMLB5-11185RightRight7/10/194528Avon Park,Florida19656117CIN
23Steve MingoriPMLB5-10170LeftLeft2/29/194430Kansas City,Missouri1965UDFA CIN
26Amos OtisOFMLB5-11166RightRight4/26/194727Mobile,Alabama1965595BOS
17Dennis PaepkeC-OFMLB6-0202RightRight4/17/194529Long Beach,CaliforniaUDFA 
37Freddie PatekSSMLB5-5148RightRight10/9/194429Seguin,Texas196522421PIT
33Marty PattinPMLB5-11180RightRight4/6/194331Charleston,Illinois19657127CAL
28Vada PinsonOFMLB5-11181LeftLeft8/11/193835Memphis,Tennessee1956UDFA CIN
48Rick ReichardtOFMLB6-3215RightRight3/16/194331Madison,Wisconsin1964UDFA ANA
1Cookie Rojas2BMLB5-10170RightRight3/6/193935Havana,Cuba1956UDFA CIN
10Paul Schaal3BMLB5-11180RightRight3/3/194331Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania1962UDFA ANA
5Richie ScheinblumOFMLB6-1180BothRight11/5/194231New York,New York1964UDFA CLE
8Tony Solaita1BMLB6-0215LeftLeft1/15/194727Nuuuli,SamoaUDFA 
34Paul SplittorffPMLB6-3210LeftLeft10/8/194627Evansville,Indiana196825574KCA
20Frank White2BMLB5-11175RightRight9/4/195023Greenville,Mississippi1970UDFA KCA
6Jim WohlfordOFMLB5-11175RightRight2/28/195123Visalia,California1970361KCA
Team PersonnelPosition 
Galen CiscoPitching Coach 
Harry DunlopThird Base Coach 
Rosey GilhousenScout 
Charlie LauHitting Coach 
Denny MatthewsBroadcaster 
Jack McKeonManager 
Cedric TallisGeneral Manager 
Fred WhiteBroadcaster 


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