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1981 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  50-53   .485
Result:   th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jim Frey, Dick Howser
General Manager:   Joe Burke
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,279,403
Playoffs:  Lost in 1st Round (Athletics)

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jerry Grote (38)
Youngest Player:  Darryl Motley (21)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff, Amos Otis (12)
Top Hitter:  Willie Wilson (13)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Leonard (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Leeper (#23)

Roster Continuity:  78.37%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Oakland6445.587--
Texas5748.5435.0
Chi White Sox5452.5098.5
KC Royals5053.48511.0
California5159.46413.5
Seattle4465.40420.0
Minnesota4168.37623.0

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg124Rick RizzoOF Retired
Jan-Reg250Thomas McHugh1B Retired
Jan-Reg376James Brittman1B Retired
Jan-Reg4102James MinorP Retired
Jan-Reg5128Dave JohnsonP Retired
Jan-Reg6153Tracy HallOF Retired
Jan-Reg7178Russ MormanOF Manager - Scottsdale Scorpions (2103)
Jan-Reg8199Carl DavisOF Inactive
Jan-Reg9217Jeff KobernusP Retired
Jan-Reg10234Bill Pecota3B Retired
Jan-Reg11248John AntonelliC Retired
Jan-Reg12260David SpaltSS Retired
Jan-Reg13272Craig Stump3B Inactive
Jan-Sec124Mitch AshmoreOF Retired
Jan-Sec250Steven Anderson3B Inactive
Jan-Sec367John StevensP Retired
June-Reg123Dave LeeperOF Retired
June-Reg234Mark GubiczaP Retired
June-Reg249Tony FerreiraP Retired
June-Reg374David ConeP Retired
June-Reg4100Shane MackSS Retired
June-Reg5126Marty Wilkerson3B Retired
June-Reg6152Nick HarshP Retired
June-Reg7178John DavisP Retired
June-Reg8204Warren SkeltonSS Retired
June-Reg9230John BryantP Retired
June-Reg10256Randy SmithOF Retired
June-Reg11282Warren OliverSS Retired
June-Reg12308Mark Williamsonp Retired
June-Reg13334Samuel BleckleySS Retired
June-Reg14360Robert MerendaOF Retired
June-Reg15386Stan PalmoreOF Retired
June-Reg16412Joe Citari1B Retired
June-Reg17438Rich Rodriguezp Retired
June-Reg18464Ken Spratkep Retired
June-Reg19490Tom MohrOF Retired
June-Reg20516Mitch Hawleyp Retired
June-Reg21542Tom Thompson1B Retired
June-Reg22567Perry Swansonp Retired
June-Reg23592Pat Saittap Retired
June-Reg24617Rick PlautzOF Retired
June-Reg25641Marty MartinoOF Retired
June-Reg26664Jay Phillips2B Retired
June-Reg27686Mark Bloomfieldp Retired
June-Reg28708Mark SolzOF Retired
June-Reg29730Glen GwaltneyOF Inactive
June-Reg30749Meade LanghorneOF Retired
June-Reg31766Don SeekerOF Retired
June-Reg32782David GaunceC Retired
June-Reg33796Allen Peake1B Retired
June-Reg34809Richard Sielickip Retired
June-Sec121Reggie WyattP Retired


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