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1979 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  85-77   .525
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Whitey Herzog
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  2,261,845
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Marty Pattin (36)
Youngest Player:  Clint Hurdle (21)
Longest Tenure:  Amos Otis, Paul Splittorff (10)
Top Hitter:  George Brett (1)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Atlee Hammaker (#21)

Roster Continuity:  91.25%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
California8874.543--
KC Royals8577.5253.0
Texas8379.5125.0
Minnesota8280.5066.0
Chi White Sox7387.45614.0
Seattle6795.41421.0
Oakland54108.33334.0

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
German Barranca2200011000001------1.000------------470
Steve Braun310000200001811------------------1.0002640
George Brett260080149000001----.981--.944----------17637831
Steve Busby292200000000001.000------------------4240
Craig Chamberlain221000000000001.000------------------520
Gary Christenson26600000000001.000------------------210
Al Cowens270000000001341------------------.98628834
Todd Cruz23000094800000--------.885.974--------541187
Craig Eaton24500000000001.000------------------110
Rich Gale25340000000000.895------------------9254
Jim Gaudet2403000000000--1.000----------------1300
Larry Gura31390000000000.964------------------15382
Al Hrabosky29580000000000.750------------------242
Clint Hurdle21000010000504--------1.000--------.9688923
Pete LaCock2700108000000016----.997--------------829683
Dennis Leonard28320000000000.981------------------19321
Renie Martin23250000000000.929------------------581
Hal McRae330000000000100--------------------
Steve Mingori35300000000000.833------------------642
Jim Nettles3200100000080----1.000------------1.0002100
Amos Otis320000000001464------------------.992385113
Bill Paschall25700000000001.000------------------020
Freddie Patek340000010400000----------.955--------15324919
Marty Pattin36310000000000.944------------------4131
Tom Poquette27000000000100------------------1.000710
Darrell Porter2701410000000015--.982----------------6286813
Jamie Quirk2409003500009--.944----1.0001.000--------1691
Dan Quisenberry26320000000000.909------------------0101
Eduardo Rodriguez27290000000000.889------------------081
George Scott35004101000002----.989--------------335214
Paul Splittorff32360000000000.933------------------15273
Jerry Terrell32100719100001------1.000.963----------10281
George Throop2840000000000--------------------000
U.L. Washington250004615000003------.9491.000.970--------17424318
John Wathan2902349000000311--.987.993------------1.000336243
Frank White280001250000000------.982------------31733212
Willie Wilson230000000001522------------------.985384126
Joe Zdeb2600000000090------------------1.0001300


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