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1978 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  92-70   .568
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  2,255,493
Playoffs:  Lost ALCS (Yankees)

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Marty Pattin (35)
Youngest Player:  Clint Hurdle (20)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff, Amos Otis (9)
Top Hitter:  Amos Otis (7)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Buddy Biancalana (#25)

Roster Continuity:  84.63%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9270.568--
Texas8775.5375.0
California8775.5375.0
Minnesota7389.45119.0
Chi White Sox7190.44120.5
Oakland6993.42623.0
Seattle56104.35035.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
11Hal McRaeof13321965-6-117MLB156692488995.5.277-.177.1560.822.31106035.37.49.00.820.00000
15Darrell Porterc49261970-1-4MLB150602405896.0.278-.131.1791.003.0875137.012.512.50.750.00000
5George Brett3b-1b30251971-2-29MLB128558381986.9.299-.186.1731.111.6886241.37.06.31.060.00000
26Amos Otisof7311965-5-95MLB1415673701118.1.293-.113.2271.223.9865940.711.69.50.760.00000
18Al Cowensof40261969-75-1026MLB132534377694.9.293-.194.1140.570.9963727.85.810.10.880.00000
20Frank White2b-27UDFA: 1970MLB143501357654.9.302-.213.1240.441.4903729.15.211.80.850.00000
2Freddie Patekss73331965-22-421MLB138496361513.8.277-.091.0700.750.4832623.98.511.30.990.00000
9Clint Hurdleof-201975-1-9MLB133481323635.3.310-.134.1340.671.5733733.611.617.50.920.00000
8Pete LaCock1b-of-261970-1-20MLB118347239515.7.307-.227.1240.781.4672829.56.17.80.980.00000
25Tom Poquetteof-261970-4-80MLB80226174213.3.203-.137.1221.561.8291534.16.24.01.000.00000
6Willie Wilsonof68221974-16-379MLB127223176182.8.257.035.0610.480.0331023.37.214.81.930.00000
12John Wathanc-1b-281971-1-4MLB67203145275.0.307-.279.0950.251.0441322.81.55.91.080.00000
3Steve Braunof-3b-301966-10-200MLB64167106236.0.295-.051.0871.750.0251130.616.89.60.890.00000
1Jerry Terrellss-3b-311968-18-412MLB7314712430.7.223-.143.0080.310.02613.72.78.81.810.00000
30U.L. Washingtonss-24UDFA: 1973MLB69142106123.0.309-.140.0310.500.03138.87.014.11.760.00000
19Joe Zdebof-251971-4-75MLB60141104123.2.288-.173.0630.390.027515.65.012.81.150.00000
10Jamie Quirkc-3b-231972-1-18MLB17342333.9.240-.034.0691.250.04233.314.711.80.900.00000
10Joe Lahoudof-31UDFA: 1966MLB1316140-0.8.133-.125.0000.000.0200.00.06.30.860.00000
21Art Kusnyerc-321966-37-698MLB9151036.8.250-.077.3070.506.71266.713.326.71.000.00000
31Dave Cripe3b-27UDFA: 1978MLB713110-0.5.182-.154.0000.000.0200.00.015.41.250.00000
17Luis Silverioof-21UDFA: 1978MLB8147520.4.750-.364.3640.670.03350.014.321.4--0.00000
37Jim Gaudetc-231976-6-138MLB388--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.037.51.500.00000
7Randy Bass1b-241972-7-152MLB222--.000.000.000--0.0000.00.00.0--0.00000
Totals: (23 players)--612943118215.1.285-.153.0000.771.6100746231.48.110.50.96--0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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