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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
 Home RunsGB/FB InfoSpecial HittingBaserunning
PlayermultiHRSlamsGBFBG/FPHinfHROEFOS12S13S23S2HD13D1HPOt
Randy Bass0020--00000000000
Steve Braun0041460.8983249252100
George Brett001721631.06068101317316130
Al Cowens011461650.88042141811511250
Dave Cripe00541.2500010000000
Jim Gaudet00321.5000200000000
Clint Hurdle001111210.92548715549330
Art Kusnyer00331.0000000000000
Pete LaCock001021040.98332814456250
Joe Lahoud00670.8620000000000
Hal McRae001832240.820512171921717330
Amos Otis111291690.76036181581011330
Freddie Patek001451470.9912726155313160
Tom Poquette0081811.0060655232000
Darrell Porter201351790.752148251368430
Jamie Quirk009100.9020011100000
Luis Silverio0030--00101001010
Jerry Terrell0067371.81211311124010
U.L. Washington0051291.7613156212010
John Wathan0068631.08614136636210
Frank White001341580.85010812148311040
Willie Wilson0085441.93033866311020
Joe Zdeb0045391.1531098306110
FIELDING STATISTICS


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