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1987 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

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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: Season in progress

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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1987-04-06Danny JacksonL25L 4-5vs CHA174L6.1753034000--0-14.501.67
1987-04-08Charlie LeibrandtL31W 9-3vs CHA1133W7.0311026000--1-01.290.71
1987-04-09Mark GubiczaR25L 0-6vs CHA182L4.1554033000--0-19.002.00
1987-04-10Bret SaberhagenR23W 13-1vs NYA176W9.0211024000--1-01.000.44
1987-04-11Danny JacksonL25L 2-15vs NYA275L6.1766041000--0-26.231.62
1987-04-12Charlie LeibrandtL31W 8-2vs NYA2134W7.0822024000--2-01.931.07
1987-04-14Mark GubiczaR25W 10-1vs DET283W9.0511051000--1-13.461.38
1987-04-15Bret SaberhagenR23W 2-1vs DET277W8.0611002000--2-01.060.59
1987-04-18Danny JacksonL25L 6-7@ NYA376-3.1743033000--0-26.751.94
1987-04-19Charlie LeibrandtL31L 0-5@ NYA3135L2.2743032000--2-13.181.47
1987-04-19Mark GubiczaR25L 0-1@ NYA384L7.2511036000--1-22.571.24
1987-04-20Bret SaberhagenR23W 10-2@ BOS378W8.0722011000--3-01.440.72
1987-04-21Rick AndersonR30L 0-8@ BOS16L2.0455031000--0-17.501.67
1987-04-22Danny JacksonL25L 0-1@ BOS477L8.0711063000--0-34.881.83
1987-04-24Charlie LeibrandtL31W 7-3@ DET4136W7.2630024000--3-12.251.38
1987-04-25Mark GubiczaR25L 2-13@ DET485L3.2877211000--1-34.681.40
1987-04-26Bret SaberhagenR23W 6-1@ DET479W9.0711037000--4-01.320.82
1987-04-28Danny JacksonL25L 0-3vs BAL578L7.0522022000--0-44.351.65
1987-04-29Charlie LeibrandtL31W 5-4vs BAL5137-6.0922135000--3-12.401.50
1987-05-01Mark GubiczaR25L 0-2vs CLE586L8.2622106000--1-44.091.24
1987-05-02Bret SaberhagenR23W 5-4vs CLE580W8.01044216000--5-01.930.93
1987-05-03Danny JacksonL25W 2-1vs CLE679W9.0410047000--1-43.381.48
1987-05-05Charlie LeibrandtL31W 6-4vs TOR6138W6.2944113000--4-12.921.49
1987-05-06Bud BlackL30W 6-3vs TOR1111W6.0622012000--1-02.571.21
1987-05-08Mark GubiczaR25W 9-6@ CLE687W7.0921038000--2-43.601.33
1987-05-09Bret SaberhagenR23W 4-0@ CLE681W9.0200009000--6-01.590.80
1987-05-10Danny JacksonL25L 2-4@ CLE780L3.1541044000--1-53.351.58
1987-05-11Charlie LeibrandtL31L 0-4@ TOR7139L8.0743227000--4-23.001.42
1987-05-12Bud BlackL30W 3-1@ TOR2112W8.0511026000--2-02.051.09
1987-05-13Mark GubiczaR25W 8-7@ BAL788-6.0644254000--2-43.911.39
1987-05-14Bret SaberhagenR23L 3-4@ BAL782L7.01143245000--6-11.860.97
1987-05-15Danny JacksonL25W 4-3vs MIL881-7.0533248000--1-53.421.54
1987-05-16Charlie LeibrandtL31W 13-0vs MIL8140W9.0100016000--5-22.501.22
1987-05-17Bud BlackL30W 3-2vs MIL3113-7.0521016000--2-01.861.03
1987-05-18Mark GubiczaR25W 4-2vs BOS889W7.0622231000--3-43.741.38
1987-05-19Bret SaberhagenR23W 4-1vs BOS883W9.0611014000--7-11.750.94
1987-05-20Danny JacksonL25L 1-7vs BOS982L4.1854016000--1-63.761.56
1987-05-22Charlie LeibrandtL31W 8-1@ TEX9141W9.0411015000--6-22.291.13
1987-05-23Bud BlackL30L 4-6@ TEX4114L3.2743220000--2-12.531.22
1987-05-24Mark GubiczaR25W 5-2@ TEX990-4.1322073000--3-43.721.43
1987-05-25Bret SaberhagenR23W 6-1@ CHA984W9.0611126000--8-11.660.93
1987-05-26Danny JacksonL25W 5-4@ CHA1083W8.18442112000--2-63.861.51
1987-05-27Charlie LeibrandtL31L 2-3@ CHA10142L7.11033207000--6-32.441.16
1987-05-29Mark GubiczaR25L 5-16vs TEX1091L2.2666031000--3-54.501.53
1987-05-30Bret SaberhagenR23W 12-7vs TEX1085W5.01077226000--9-12.331.02
1987-05-31Danny JacksonL25L 2-3vs TEX1184-8.0322039000--2-63.681.42
1987-06-01Charlie LeibrandtL31L 2-3@ MIL11143L6.2932113000--6-42.451.18
1987-06-02Bud BlackL30L 3-14@ MIL5115L3.1533102000--2-23.001.22
1987-06-03Mark GubiczaR25L 2-4@ MIL1192L6.2844063000--3-64.571.58
1987-06-04Bret SaberhagenR23W 6-1@ SEA1186W9.0711045000--10-12.201.04
1987-06-05Danny JacksonL25L 2-7@ SEA1285L6.2655154000--2-73.921.44
1987-06-06Charlie LeibrandtL31W 5-2@ SEA12144W8.2621124000--7-42.301.15
1987-06-07Bud BlackL30W 9-1@ SEA6116W7.0200023000--3-22.511.12
1987-06-08Mark GubiczaR25L 3-5@ MIN1293L6.0655135000--3-74.811.58
1987-06-09Danny JacksonL25L 2-5@ MIN1386L5.0944141000--2-84.121.51
1987-06-10Charlie LeibrandtL31L 3-4@ MIN13145-7.2330043000--7-42.131.14
1987-06-12Bret SaberhagenR23W 1-0vs CAL1287W9.0300008000--11-12.000.98
1987-06-13Mark GubiczaR25L 0-4vs CAL1394L6.0944022000--3-84.901.59
1987-06-14Danny JacksonL25L 0-12vs CAL1487L4.0766165000--2-94.551.59
1987-06-15Charlie LeibrandtL31L 6-7vs OAK14146-7.0654224000--7-42.341.14
1987-06-16Rick AndersonR31L 1-11vs OAK27L2.2744123000--0-213.852.69
1987-06-17Bret SaberhagenR23W 10-5vs OAK1388W9.0755127000--12-12.250.98
1987-06-18Mark GubiczaR25W 10-4@ CAL1495W9.0644145000--4-84.811.55
1987-06-19Danny JacksonL25W 2-0@ CAL1588W9.0400043000--3-94.131.52
1987-06-20Charlie LeibrandtL31W 8-4@ CAL15147W8.0822117000--8-42.331.14
1987-06-21Bob StoddardR30L 0-8@ CAL144L2.2370131000--0-10.002.00
1987-06-22Bret SaberhagenR23L 1-4@ OAK1489L7.2933125000--12-22.331.01
1987-06-23Mark GubiczaR25W 4-0@ OAK1596W9.03000410000--5-84.361.47
1987-06-24Danny JacksonL25L 2-4@ OAK1689L5.2844036000--3-104.281.55
1987-06-26Charlie LeibrandtL31L 1-5vs SEA16148L6.0855015000--8-52.611.16
1987-06-27Bret SaberhagenR23W 6-0vs SEA1590W9.0300024000--13-22.160.98
1987-06-28Mark GubiczaR25W 8-3vs SEA1697W9.0533067000--6-84.251.45
1987-06-29Danny JacksonL25W 3-2vs MIN1790W5.0622015000--4-104.251.55
1987-06-30Charlie LeibrandtL31L 1-3vs MIN17149L5.2933132000--8-62.701.20
1987-07-01Bob StoddardR30W 4-3vs MIN245-4.11022011000--0-11.802.10
1987-07-02Bret SaberhagenR23W 10-3vs MIN1691W9.0933105000--14-22.220.98
1987-07-03Mark GubiczaR25W 6-4vs TOR1798W8.1943125000--7-84.181.45
1987-07-03Danny JacksonL25W 5-4vs TOR1891-7.0944114000--4-104.301.54
1987-07-04Bud BlackL30W 9-1vs TOR7117W6.0511003000--4-22.391.08
1987-07-05Charlie LeibrandtL31W 4-3vs TOR18150-6.2722036000--8-62.691.21
1987-07-06Bret SaberhagenR23L 7-9@ CLE1792L7.01077211000--14-32.551.01
1987-07-07Mark GubiczaR25L 4-6@ CLE1899-6.2944024000--7-84.241.45
1987-07-08Bob StoddardR30L 8-9@ CLE346-5.1655131000--0-13.501.83
1987-07-09Bud BlackL30L 1-7@ TOR8118L4.0952112000--4-32.551.19
1987-07-10Charlie LeibrandtL31L 0-7@ TOR19151L5.0844121000--8-72.861.24
1987-07-11Bret SaberhagenR23W 2-1@ TOR1893W9.03110110000--15-32.460.97
1987-07-12Mark GubiczaR25L 2-3@ TOR19100-4.1822126000--7-84.251.49
1987-07-16Charlie LeibrandtL31L 4-5vs BAL20152L6.1744133000--8-83.001.26
1987-07-17Mark GubiczaR25L 1-3vs BAL20101L7.0432045000--7-94.161.47
1987-07-18Danny JacksonL26L 7-11vs BAL1992L5.0866031000--4-114.541.54
1987-07-19Bud BlackL30L 1-5vs BAL9119L4.2755212000--4-53.051.24
1987-07-20Bret SaberhagenR23L 5-9vs CLE1994L3.11066102000--15-42.761.02
1987-07-21Charlie LeibrandtL31W 3-2vs CLE21153W9.0522016000--9-82.941.22
1987-07-22Mark GubiczaR25W 5-1vs CLE21102W9.0810058000--8-93.891.47
1987-07-23Danny JacksonL26L 1-2@ BAL2093L8.0620004000--4-124.261.50
1987-07-24Bud BlackL30L 1-3@ BAL10120-7.0510015000--4-52.731.20
1987-07-25Bret SaberhagenR23L 3-4@ BAL2095L8.0844115000--15-52.851.02
1987-07-26Charlie LeibrandtL31W 4-0@ BAL22154W9.0200037000--10-82.771.19
1987-07-28Mark GubiczaR25L 1-2@ NYA22103L8.0722013000--8-103.811.44
1987-07-29Danny JacksonL26L 0-4@ NYA2194L7.1421028000--4-134.111.46
1987-07-30Bud BlackL30L 3-6@ NYA11121L5.0855030000--4-63.171.27
1987-07-31Bret SaberhagenR23L 0-4vs BOS2196L6.21144312000--15-62.951.05
1987-08-01Charlie LeibrandtL31W 4-0vs BOS23155W9.0600014000--11-82.621.16
1987-08-02Mark GubiczaR25W 13-5vs BOS23104W8.1855242000--9-103.871.44
1987-08-03Bud BlackL30W 4-2@ DET12122-7.0822133000--4-63.121.29
1987-08-04Danny JacksonL26W 8-4@ DET2295W9.0743045000--5-134.041.45
1987-08-05Bret SaberhagenR23L 2-4@ DET2297L6.2733225000--15-73.001.07
1987-08-07Charlie LeibrandtL31L 3-4@ BOS24156L8.26440551100%11-92.691.17
1987-08-08Mark GubiczaR25L 3-8@ BOS24105L2.2777133000--9-114.221.48
1987-08-09Bud BlackL30W 8-3@ BOS13123-2.1333020000--4-63.331.31
1987-08-10Danny JacksonL26W 10-1vs NYA2396W9.0611035000--6-133.871.42
1987-08-11Bret SaberhagenR23W 8-5vs NYA2398W6.01055214000--16-73.151.09
1987-08-12Charlie LeibrandtL31W 2-1vs NYA25157W9.0811036000--12-92.611.17
1987-08-13Mark GubiczaR25L 1-4vs DET25106L5.0544063000--9-124.311.50
1987-08-14Bud BlackL30W 7-5vs DET14124W7.0643022000--5-63.381.30
1987-08-15Danny JacksonL26L 4-8vs DET2497L7.1876116000--6-144.031.42
1987-08-16Bret SaberhagenR23L 6-10vs DET2499-6.0944116000--16-73.241.11
1987-08-17Charlie LeibrandtL31W 7-6@ TEX26158-6.01155205000--12-92.761.19
1987-08-18Mark GubiczaR25L 1-3@ TEX26107L8.1533149000--9-134.241.48
1987-08-19Bud BlackL30W 11-6@ TEX15125-2.1766312000--5-63.901.36
1987-08-21Danny JacksonL26L 0-3@ MIL2598L8.0633033000--6-154.001.40
1987-08-22Bret SaberhagenR23W 8-7@ MIL25100-6.11077212000--16-73.451.13
1987-08-23Charlie LeibrandtL31L 5-10@ MIL27159-4.0854021000--12-92.891.22
1987-08-24Mark GubiczaR25L 2-4vs TEX27108L9.0944057000--9-144.231.48
1987-08-25Bud BlackL30L 8-15vs TEX16126-5.0973301000--5-63.981.38
1987-08-26Danny JacksonL26W 3-0vs TEX2699W9.0400057000--7-153.801.38
1987-08-27Bret SaberhagenR23W 3-2vs TEX26101-8.1622147000--16-73.401.13
1987-08-28Charlie LeibrandtL31W 9-3@ CHA28160W8.01033026000--13-92.911.23
1987-08-29Mark GubiczaR25L 2-7@ CHA28109L7.0944143000--9-154.261.49
1987-08-30Bud BlackL30W 11-7@ CHA17127W6.1942144000--6-63.921.43
1987-08-31Danny JacksonL26L 3-5@ CHA27100L6.0755135000--7-163.921.39
1987-09-01Bret SaberhagenR23L 0-2vs MIL27102L8.2622015000--16-83.341.12
1987-09-02Charlie LeibrandtL31L 2-3vs MIL29161L9.0433154000--13-102.911.22
1987-09-03Mark GubiczaR25L 2-8vs MIL29110L6.0744016000--9-164.321.49
1987-09-04Melido PerezR22W 6-2vs CHA11W7.0610034000--1-00.001.29
1987-09-05Danny JacksonL26W 4-2vs CHA28101W9.0922136000--8-163.831.39
1987-09-06Bret SaberhagenR23L 4-5vs CHA28103-7.1944017000--16-83.401.13
1987-09-07Charlie LeibrandtL31W 5-2@ CAL30162W7.0722122000--14-102.901.22
1987-09-08Mark GubiczaR25W 4-2@ CAL30111W6.2422074000--10-164.281.50
1987-09-10Danny JacksonL26L 2-3@ OAK29102-7.0722032000--8-163.791.39
1987-09-11Bret SaberhagenR23W 9-0@ OAK29104W9.0500023000--17-83.271.12
1987-09-12Charlie LeibrandtL31W 10-7@ OAK31163W5.2865154000--15-103.041.25
1987-09-13Mark GubiczaR25W 6-5@ OAK31112W7.1544147000--11-164.291.49
1987-09-14Melido PerezR22W 8-5vs CAL22-2.0655110000--1-05.001.78
1987-09-15Danny JacksonL26L 1-7vs CAL30103L4.2755042000--8-173.911.41
1987-09-16Bret SaberhagenR23L 4-6vs CAL30105L8.01244017000--17-93.311.13
1987-09-17Charlie LeibrandtL31W 7-6vs CAL32164-2.1666021000--15-103.241.27
1987-09-18Mark GubiczaR25L 0-4vs OAK32113L7.2844115000--11-174.311.48
1987-09-19Melido PerezR22L 5-9vs OAK33L1.1664111000--1-18.102.30
1987-09-20Danny JacksonL26L 6-7vs OAK31104L4.0754041000--8-184.011.44
1987-09-21Bret SaberhagenR23L 1-5@ SEA31106L8.0954233000--17-103.351.14
1987-09-22Charlie LeibrandtL31W 4-3@ SEA33165-8.08330310000--15-103.241.27
1987-09-23Mark GubiczaR25W 9-0@ SEA33114W9.05000411000--12-174.141.46
1987-09-25Danny JacksonL26W 6-4@ MIN32105-4.0944041000--8-184.101.47
1987-09-26Bret SaberhagenR23W 7-4@ MIN32107-6.0744066000--17-103.411.17
1987-09-27Charlie LeibrandtL31L 1-8@ MIN34166L0.2555300000--15-113.441.30
1987-09-28Mark GubiczaR25L 1-5vs SEA34115L6.11042035000--12-184.091.47
1987-09-29Bud BlackL30W 6-3vs SEA18128W7.0422033000--8-63.611.32
1987-09-30Danny JacksonL26W 7-3vs SEA33106W9.0632056000--9-184.021.46
1987-10-02Bret SaberhagenR23W 6-3vs MIN33108W9.0932004000--18-103.361.16
1987-10-03Charlie LeibrandtL31W 4-2vs MIN35167W7.0622113000--16-113.411.29
1987-10-04Mark GubiczaR25W 10-1vs MIN35116W9.0811004000--13-183.981.45
FIELDING STATISTICS


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