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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
 as Starteras RelieverMiscBaserunningBalls hit againstPitch results data
PlayerGGSQSIP-SGRIP-RInnStHLDBSInRInSInRVInSVScoreABTBF2B3BHBIBBSBCSPOPOtGBFBGB RatioGDPPITSTRBALFOUCALSWSOcSOsBB4
Doug Bird4062323466.76.5544917993434.33874331952582201191290.925000000000
Steve Busby75015.725.73.00040900.0851043121311029261.120000000000
Jim Colborn20196111.3134.0000000--4485022026161101711401.2213000000000
Steve Foucault240002437.37.301289572035.11481777214600051431.192000000000
Rich Gale313017190.3126.0000000--702821217331511202302340.9822000000000
Larry Gura352617189.79323.61011424937.579889046243126202213430.6416000000000
Andy Hassler13206.71123.36.02014227414.81261395002211043231.872000000000
Al Hrabosky5800058757.65385151803318.326130883121200521100.471000000000
Dennis Leonard404024294.700--000000--11141218625971811203163570.8926000000000
Randy McGilberry180001825.76.61120336513.9961216001211031320.970000000000
Steve Mingori4500045696.45161111322015.226528912034112091881.037000000000
Bill Paschall2000284.50030600.02931121000004150.270000000000
Marty Pattin325430.727486.1124459088.928932683276200871100.7911000000000
Paul Splittorff393827261.710.37.0001133100.09861069431132137803403520.9726000000000
George Throop1000134.0000000--91300001000422.001000000000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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