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1984 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   1st in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Dick Howser
General Manager:   John Schuerholz
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  1,810,018
Playoffs:  Lost ALCS (Tigers)

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hal McRae (38)
Youngest Player:  Bret Saberhagen (20)
Longest Tenure:  Paul Splittorff (15)
Top Hitter:  Willie Wilson (30)
Top Pitcher:  Bud Black (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott Bankhead (#16)

Roster Continuity:  64.71%
Top Prospect:   Bret Saberhagen
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals8478.519--
Minnesota8181.5003.0
California8181.5003.0
Oakland7785.4757.0
Chi White Sox7488.45710.0
Seattle7488.45710.0
Texas6992.42914.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
37Tucker Ashford3B-2BMLB6-1195RightRight12/4/195429Memphis,Tennessee197412SDN

18Steve Balboni1BMLB6-3235RightRight1/16/195727Brockton,Massachusetts1978252NYA
27Joe BeckwithPMLB6-3200LeftRight1/28/195529Opelika,Alabama1977246LAN
1Buddy BiancalanaSS-2BMLB5-11160BothRight2/2/196024Larkspur,California1978125KCA
40Bud BlackPMLB6-2185LeftLeft6/30/195727San Mateo,California1981UDFA SEA
5George Brett3B-1BMLB6-0205LeftRight5/15/195331Glen Dale,West Virginia1971229KCA
2Onix ConcepcionSS-2BMLB5-6180RightRight10/5/195726Dorado,Puerto Rico1976UDFA KCA
33Butch DavisOFMLB6-0190RightRight6/19/195826Williamston,North Carolina198012302KCA
21Bucky DentSSMLB5-11181RightRight11/25/195132Savannah,Georgia197016SLN
23Mark GubiczaPMLB6-5210RightRight8/14/196221Philadelphia,Pennsylvania1981234KCA
32Larry GuraPMLB6-1185BothLeft11/26/194736Joliet,Illinois1969240CHN
38Mark HuismannPMLB6-3195RightRight5/11/195826Littleton,Colorado197923581CHN
9Dane Iorg1B-OFMLB6-0180LeftRight5/11/195034Eureka,California1971122PHI
25Danny JacksonPMLB6-0195RightLeft1/5/196222San Antonio,Texas198211KCA
35Lynn JonesOFMLB5-9175RightRight1/1/195331Meadville,Pennsylvania197410237CIN
17Mike JonesPMLB6-6215LeftLeft7/30/195924Penfield,New York1987UDFA MON
58Dave LeeperOFMLB5-11170LeftLeft10/30/195924Santa Ana,California1981123KCA
37Charlie LeibrandtPMLB6-3200RightLeft10/4/195627Chicago,Illinois19789225CIN
11Hal McRaeOFMLB5-11185RightRight7/10/194538Avon Park,Florida19656117CIN
24Darryl MotleyOFMLB5-9196RightRight1/21/196024Muskogee,Oklahoma1978251KCA
3Jorge Orta2B-OFMLB5-10170LeftRight11/26/195033Mazatlan,Mexico1972UDFA CHA
4Greg Pryor3B-SSMLB6-0186RightRight10/2/194934Marietta,Ohio19716125WS2
49Luis PujolsCMLB6-1195RightRight11/18/195528Santiago,Dominican Republic1973UDFA HOU
29Dan QuisenberryPMLB6-2185RightRight2/7/195331Santa Monica,California1975UDFA KCA
16Leon RobertsOFMLB6-3200RightRight1/22/195133Vicksburg,Michigan197210236DET
31Bret SaberhagenPMLB6-1200RightRight4/11/196420Chicago Heights,Illinois198219479KCA
49Orlando SanchezCMLB6-1195LeftRight9/7/195627Canovanas,Puerto Rico1974UDFA NYN
50Jim ScrantonSSMLB6-0175RightRight4/5/196024Torrance,California197815368OAK
15Pat SheridanOFMLB6-3175LeftRight12/4/195726Ann Arbor,Michigan1979373KCA
7Don SlaughtCMLB6-1190RightRight9/11/195825Long Beach,California19807172KCA
34Paul SplittorffPMLB6-3210LeftLeft10/8/194637Evansville,Indiana196825574KCA
30U.L. WashingtonSSMLB5-11175BothRight10/27/195330Stringtown,Oklahoma1973UDFA KCA
12John WathanC-1BMLB6-2205RightRight10/4/194934Cedar Rapids,Iowa197114KCA
20Frank White2BMLB5-11175RightRight9/4/195033Greenville,Mississippi1970UDFA KCA
19Frank WillsPMLB6-2220RightRight10/26/195825New Orleans,Louisiana1980116KCA
6Willie WilsonOFMLB6-3195BothRight7/9/195528Montgomery,Alabama197416379LAN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Howie BedellAssistant Coach 
Gary BlaylockPitching Coach 
Rich DubeeMinor League Pitching Instructor 
Joe EmanuelScout 
Mike FerraroThird Base Coach 
Ken GonzalesScout 
Guy HansenScout 
Moe HillRoving Hitting Coach 
Dick HowserManager 
Al KubskiScout 
Jose MartinezFirst Base Coach 
Denny MatthewsBroadcaster 
Lee MayHitting Coach 
Brian MurphyScout 
Johnny RamosScout 
Jimmie SchafferBullpen Coach 
John SchuerholzGeneral Manager 
Jerry StephensScout 
Art StewartScout 
Denny TreaseBroadcaster 
Fred WhiteBroadcaster 


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