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1975 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  91-71   .562
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jack McKeon, Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,151,836
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lindy McDaniel (39)
Youngest Player:  Jamie Quirk (20)
Longest Tenure:  Al Fitzmorris (7)
Top Hitter:  John Mayberry (1)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Busby (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Clint Hurdle (#9)

Roster Continuity:  90.70%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland9864.605--
KC Royals9171.5627.0
Texas7983.48819.0
Minnesota7683.47820.5
Chi White Sox7586.46622.5
California7289.44725.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
29Doug BirdPMLB6-4180RightRight3/5/195025Corona,California19698152Sep

5George Brett3B-1BMLB6-0205LeftRight5/15/195322Glen Dale,West Virginia1971229KC
19Nelson BrilesPMLB5-11200RightRight8/5/194331Dorris,California1964UDFA STL
40Steve BusbyPMLB6-2205RightRight9/29/194925Burbank,California1971239KC
18Al CowensOFMLB6-2200RightRight10/25/195123Los Angeles,California1969751026KC
43Bruce DalcantonPMLB6-2205RightRight6/15/194233California,Pennsylvania1966UDFA PIT
39Al FitzmorrisPMLB6-2190BothRight3/21/194629Buffalo,New York1965UDFA CHW
16Fran HealyCMLB6-5220RightRight9/6/194628Holyoke,Massachusetts1965UDFA CLE
3Harmon Killebrew1B-3BMLB5-11214RightRight6/29/193639Payette,Idaho1954UDFA Wa1
22Dennis LeonardPMLB6-1190RightRight5/8/195124Brooklyn,New York1972242KC
17Mark LittellPMLB6-3210LeftRight1/17/195322Cape Girardeau,Missouri197112267KC
21Buck MartinezCMLB5-11200RightRight11/7/194826Redding,California1967UDFA PHI
12Gary MartzOFMLB6-4210RightRight1/10/195124Spokane,Washington19695115Sep
7John Mayberry1BMLB6-3220LeftLeft2/18/194926Detroit,Michigan196716HOU
10Bob McClurePMLB5-11170BothLeft4/29/195322Oakland,California1973362LAD
41Lindy McDanielPMLB6-3195RightRight12/13/193539Hollis,Oklahoma1958UDFA STL
11Hal McRaeOFMLB5-11185RightRight7/10/194529Avon Park,Florida19656117CIN
23Steve MingoriPMLB5-10170LeftLeft2/29/194431Kansas City,Missouri1965UDFA CIN
26Amos OtisOFMLB5-11166RightRight4/26/194728Mobile,Alabama1965595BOS
2Freddie PatekSSMLB5-5148RightRight10/9/194430Seguin,Texas196522421PIT
33Marty PattinPMLB5-11180RightRight4/6/194332Charleston,Illinois19657127CAL
28Vada PinsonOFMLB5-11181LeftLeft8/11/193836Memphis,Tennessee1956UDFA CIN
9Jamie QuirkC-3BMLB6-4200LeftRight10/22/195420Whittier,California1972118KC
1Cookie Rojas2BMLB5-10170RightRight3/6/193936Havana,Cuba1956UDFA CIN
43Ray SadeckiPMLB5-11180LeftLeft12/26/194034Kansas City,Kansas1958UDFA STL
25,44Rodney Scott2B-SSMLB6-0160BothRight10/16/195321Indianapolis,Indiana197211258KC
8Tony Solaita1BMLB6-0215LeftLeft1/15/194728Nuuuli,SamoaUDFA 
34Paul SplittorffPMLB6-3210LeftLeft10/8/194628Evansville,Indiana196825574KC
15Bob StinsonCMLB5-11185BothRight10/11/194529Elkin,North Carolina1966113Wa2
35George ThroopPMLB6-7205RightRight11/24/195024Pasadena,California197216378KC
20Frank White2BMLB5-11175RightRight9/4/195024Greenville,Mississippi1970UDFA KC
6Jim WohlfordOFMLB5-11175RightRight2/28/195124Visalia,California1970361KC
Team PersonnelPosition 
Steve BorosAssistant Coach 
Joe BurkeGeneral Manager 
Galen CiscoPitching Coach 
Harry DunlopThird Base Coach 
Rosey GilhousenScout 
Whitey HerzogManager 
Charlie LauHitting Coach 
Denny MatthewsBroadcaster 
Jack McKeonManager 
Fred WhiteBroadcaster 


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