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1987 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  83-79   .512
Result:   2nd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Billy Gardner, John Wathan
General Manager:   John Schuerholz
Stadium:  Royals Stadium
Attendance:  2,392,471
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hal McRae (41)
Youngest Player:  Melido Perez (21)
Longest Tenure:  Frank White, George Brett, Hal McRae (15)
Top Hitter:  Kevin Seitzer (7)
Top Pitcher:  Bret Saberhagen (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Kevin Appier (#9)

Roster Continuity:  72.94%
Top Prospect:   Bo Jackson
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Minnesota8577.525--
KC Royals8379.5122.0
Oakland8181.5004.0
Seattle7884.4817.0
Chi White Sox7785.4758.0
Texas7587.46310.0
California7587.46310.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
33Kevin Seitzer+3b-1b7251983-11-283MLB16164110520733815831278085201118.323.399.470869.3833017254611287.5.354
6Willie Wilson+of24311974-16-379MLB1466109717018154305911328862419.279.320.377698.307230653465844.9.320
4Danny Tartabull+rf11241980-3-71MLB15858295180273341019479136120514.309.390.541931.4003156674251247.9.350
20Frank White+2b-36UDFA: 1970MLB154563671383221778135186254416.245.308.400708.308225624452734.4.261
5George Brett+3b-1b46341971-2-29MLB1154277112418222786372471140810.290.388.496884.375212508324917.6.279
16Bo Jackson+lf-cf71241986-4-105MLB116396469317222531043015850123.235.296.455750.324180434313494.2.326
45Steve Balboni+1b-301978-2-52MLB12138644801112460003497210311.207.273.427700.302165425320443.7.209
2Angel Salazar+ss-25UDFA: 1980MLB1163172465702214464600816.205.219.246465.20778332271111.1.233
9Jamie Quirk+c-3b-321972-1-18MLB109296247017053310285641248.236.307.345652.291102334240333.7.272
12Juan Beniquez+of-37UDFA: 1969MLB5717414417032600112611229.236.282.328610.26957190146142.7.259
21Lonnie Smith+lf-of-311974-1-3MLB481672642713894243140021.251.355.359715.32560197132255.0.289
24Larry Owen+c-321977-17-420MLB7616417316051400165100715.189.260.317577.25952188146101.9.239
32Bill Pecota+3b-ss-271981-10-234MLB6615622435131450152510003.276.343.378721.32359172116225.1.312
27Thad Bosley+of-301974-4-82MLB801401339611160092602122.279.318.357675.29450152106164.2.330
3Ross Jones+ss-271980-1-9MLB391141029420101051510135.254.285.325609.2683712494103.0.284
22Jim Eisenreich+rf-lf-281980-16-402MLB441051025824211171302032.238.278.467745.3074911586165.1.231
25Gary Thurman+rf-lf-221983-1-21MLB2781122420057282000101.296.360.321681.31326906194.1.393
3Jorge Orta+2b-of-36UDFA: 1972MLB2150394024003801000.180.226.380606.25319534153.3.175
1Buddy Biancalana+ss-2b-271978-1-25MLB374741010170011000101.213.229.298527.23214493921.6.250
11Hal McRae+of-411965-6-117MLB18325103019005101001.312.405.500905.38816372378.7.300
28Mike MacFarlane+c-231985-4-97MLB819041003002200001.211.286.263549.2555211612.2.235
7Ed Hearn+c-261978-4-101MLB617252003004200001.294.429.412840.3827211337.2.333
38Scotti Madison+3b-c-271980-3-64MLB715443000001500100.267.312.467779.3367171225.6.400
Totals: (23 players)162549971514432394016867712543523103430323442127.262.328.412740--2266612843027794.9.294

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
18Bret Saberhagen+4231982-19-479MLB18103.36333315400257.02469996275316366 11.168.610.951.865.710.33.2791.02
23Mark Gubicza+15241981-2-34MLB13183.98353510200241.223111410718120166146 11.458.600.674.476.180.72.3001.36
37Charlie Leibrandt+14301978-9-225MLB16113.4135358300240.123510491237415191 31.298.800.862.775.650.49.2811.01
15Danny Jackson+19251982-1-1MLB9184.02363411210224.02191151001110915257 01.468.800.444.386.110.72.3031.22
40Bud Black+-30UDFA: 1981MLB863.6029180041122.1126634916356165 01.329.271.182.574.490.57.2760.94
26Steve Farr+-30UDFA: 1976MLB434.154700019191.09747429448822 01.559.590.894.358.700.50.3370.78
39Jerry Don Gleaton+-291979-1-17MLB444.264800022550.23828244284440 11.306.750.714.977.820.64.2660.83
29Dan Quisenberry+6234UDFA: 1975MLB412.764700039849.05815153101701 01.3910.650.551.843.120.59.3021.59
49John Davis+-241981-7-178MLB522.272700012243.22913110262422 01.265.980.005.364.951.08.2321.62
19Bob Stoddard+-301978-10-240MLB134.27172004140.05126193222343 01.8311.470.684.955.180.96.3501.02
30Dave Gumpert+-29UDFA: 1981MLB006.0580003019.1271613361310 01.7112.571.402.796.050.46.3691.27
28Gene Garber+83391965-20-382MLB002.511300012814.1135411300 00.988.160.630.631.880.33--2.50
17Rick Anderson+-301980-8-179MLB0213.8562001013.0262220391202 02.6918.002.086.238.310.75.4510.50
31Melido Perez+-21UDFA: 1984MLB117.8433000010.11812925500 02.2315.681.744.354.351.00.3900.94
31Bob Shirley+-331976-1-8MLB0014.733000107.110121256110 02.1812.276.147.361.236.00--0.41
Totals: (23 players)83793.871621624411118261,424142469161216854892354--61.389.000.813.465.830.59.294 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jamie QuirkC1085324083.9860.00 
Larry OwenC753703874.9830.00 
Mike MacFarlaneC8292001.0000.00 
Ed HearnC5250001.0000.00 
Scotti MadisonC38130.7500.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Brett1B8379850669.9930.00 
Steve Balboni1B5552141639.9890.00 
Kevin Seitzer1B2518323219.9900.00 
Juan Beniquez1B6501061.0000.00 
Scotti Madison1B4202041.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank White2B1523204581089.9870.00 
Bill Pecota2B152027061.0000.00 
Buddy Biancalana2B12918061.0000.00 
Ross Jones2B342021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Kevin Seitzer3B1411052922232.9470.00 
Bill Pecota3B1772332.9090.00 
George Brett3B1171933.8970.00 
Juan Beniquez3B60410.8000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Angel SalazarSS116134332956.9810.00 
Ross JonesSS3642109413.9740.00 
Bill PecotaSS364085320.9770.00 
Buddy BiancalanaSS22122754.8860.00 
Jamie QuirkSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny TartabullOF1492281161.9760.00 
Willie WilsonOF143342311.9970.00 
Bo JacksonOF113180991.9550.00 
Lonnie SmithOF3252250.9150.00 
Thad BosleyOF2828010.9660.00 
Gary ThurmanOF2761521.9710.00 
Juan BeniquezOF22330001.0000.00 
Kevin SeitzerOF320001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry Don GleatonP485021211.9332.51 
Steve FarrP47913620.8180.89 
Dan QuisenberryP4749613031.0003.49 
Danny JacksonP36224132322.9471.45 
Mark GubiczaP35241324027.9732.69 
Charlie LeibrandtP35240155544.9462.62 
Bret SaberhagenP33257213425.9651.93 
Bud BlackP29122419001.0001.70 
John DavisP27435711.9232.50 
Bob StoddardP1740410011.0003.15 
Gene GarberP131423001.0003.19 
Dave GumpertP81914011.0002.36 
Rick AndersonP61313001.0002.77 
Melido PerezP3100010.0000.00 
Bob ShirleyP3710001.0001.27 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve BalboniDH52.0000.00 
Jim EisenreichDH26.0000.00 
George BrettDH21.0000.00 
Juan BeniquezDH15.0000.00 
Lonnie SmithDH15.0000.00 
Thad BosleyDH13.0000.00 
Jorge OrtaDH12.0000.00 
Hal McRaeDH7.0000.00 
Danny TartabullDH6.0000.00 
Willie WilsonDH2.0000.00 
Buddy BiancalanaDH1.0000.00 
Bo JacksonDH1.0000.00 
Bill PecotaDH1.0000.00 
Kevin SeitzerDH1.0000.00 
Frank WhiteDH1.0000.00 


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