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1998 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  72-89   .447
Result:   3rd in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Tony Muser
General Manager:   Herk Robinson
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Attendance:  1,494,875
Payroll:  $32,912,500
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Terry Pendleton (37)
Youngest Player:  Dee Brown (20)
Longest Tenure:  Jeff Montgomery (11)
Top Hitter:  Jose Offerman (10)
Top Pitcher:  Tim Belcher (16)
Top Draft Pick:  Jeff Austin (#4)

Roster Continuity:  65.00%
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Cleveland8973.549--
Chi White Sox8082.4949.0
KC Royals7289.44716.5
Minnesota7092.43219.0
Detroit6597.40124.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
18Johnny Damon+lf20241992-1-35MLB161642104178301018662612588444334.277.339.439779.3402827104861086.0.295
30Jose Offerman+ss-2b1029UDFA: 1986MLB15860710219128137664512899651267.315.403.438841.3752667094431237.5.361
16Dean Palmer+3b29291986-3-59MLB152572841592723411982481346301318.278.333.510844.359292639446996.0.300
7Jeff King+3b-1b71331986-1-1MLB13148683128171249310242732101010.263.319.451769.332219540380775.5.261
23Hal Morris+1b80331986-8-210MLB12747250146272140103252164715.309.350.381731.321180516352675.2.340
22Larry Sutton+1b-rf-281992-21-582MLB111310297614254233294633455.245.311.352663.293109351251374.0.269
19Jeff Conine+1b-lf-321987-58-1225MLB93309307926084330266821068.256.312.417729.317129343244434.7.297
29Mike Sweeney+1b-c-241991-10-263MLB92282327318083523243821217.259.320.408728.321115311222394.8.274
6Terry Pendleton+3b-371982-7-179MLB79237176110032910154901022.257.299.338637.28380254180243.6.310
26Sal Fasano+c62261993-37-1029MLB742162149100831101056161324.227.307.384692.30883247176263.9.266
24Jermaine Dye+rf-241993-17-488MLB6021424505152322114612048.234.270.336606.26472230178162.4.269
31Shane Mack+lf-cf-341984-1-11MLB66207305815162982153660016.280.345.449794.34993229158355.9.313
32Mendy Lopez+ss-2b-23UDFA: 1992MLB74206185010211552124010516.243.286.325612.27467225170182.9.295
4Shane Halter+ss-3b-281991-5-133MLB86204174512021325123810723.221.265.309574.25763226176152.3.259
3Luis Rivera+ss-34UDFA: 1981MLB4289142240071171700201.247.302.292594.27326987182.9.306
14Felix Martinez+ss-241993-29-825MLB348571111053152110401.129.187.165352.167149580-1-0.2.172
46Jermaine Allensworth+cf-261993-1-34MLB3073151550037091740500.205.326.274600.28720916393.7.268
36Carlos Beltran+rf-211995-2-49MLB1458121653073031210012.276.317.466783.335276345105.9.340
15Jeremy Giambi+rf-lf-231996-6-169MLB185861340280111900013.224.343.397739.33123705084.5.229
12Ernie Young+cf-rf-281990-10-281MLB25532103013212910003.189.232.302534.23816564731.5.209
8Scott Leius+3b-321986-13-325MLB1746280004001600002.174.191.174365.168847400-0.3.200
2Tim Spehr+c-311988-5-127MLB1125562012008320101.240.457.440897.41211362168.3.238
43Carlos Febles+2b-22UDFA: 1993MLB11255101202214700000.400.483.6001083.467152916712.2.556
51Chris Hatcher+lf-291990-3-88MLB815010001001700000.067.125.067192.10111614-1-2.5.125
15Mike MacFarlane+c-341985-4-97MLB311110000000200000.091.091.091182.08211110-1-1.8.111
15Chris Turner+c-291991-7-195MLB49000000000410001.000.100.000100.07401010--.000
44Joe Vitiello+1b-lf-281991-1-7MLB37010000001200000.143.250.143393.20118600.2.200
41Tim Belcher+p-361984-1-1MLB25110000000200100.200.200.200400.1801650-0.2.333
52Hector Ortiz+c-281988-35-894MLB44100000000000000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
2Jed Hansen+2b-251994-2-50MLB43000000000300000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
27Dee Brown+lf-201996-1-14MLB53200000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
53Glendon Rusch+p-231993-17-469MLB13000000000000000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
35Hipolito Pichardo+p-28UDFA: 1987MLB22000000000200000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
28Pat Rapp+p-301989-15-386MLB12000000000100100.000.000.0000.000033--.000
50Jose Rosado+p-231994-12-331MLB12010000000000001.500.500.5001000.449122--.500
34Jim Pittsley+p-241992-1-17MLB22000000000200100.000.000.0000.000033--.000
49Ricky Bones+p-29UDFA: 1986MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
48Scott Service+p-31UDFA: 1985MLB41000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (38 players)16155467141459274401346861355047598460244565118.263.324.399723--2215619143657684.8.295

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Tim Belcher+16361984-1-1MLB14144.2734342000234.0247127111377313067 11.379.501.422.815.000.56.2830.72
28Pat Rapp+64301989-15-386MLB12135.3032321100188.1208117111241071321410 01.679.941.155.116.310.81.3210.86
50Jose Rosado+43231994-12-331MLB8114.6938252111174.218010691255713565 11.369.271.292.946.960.42.2920.81
53Glendon Rusch+49231993-17-469MLB6155.8829241121154.219110410122509414 01.5611.111.282.915.470.53.3290.68
35Hipolito Pichardo+-28UDFA: 1987MLB785.1327180021112.1126736411435524 01.5010.090.883.454.410.78.2991.14
33Chris Haney+-291990-2-64MLB667.033312002097.1125787618365145 11.6511.561.663.334.720.71.3270.67
48Scott Service+5731UDFA: 1985MLB643.487300026482.270353273495109 11.267.620.763.7010.340.36.3130.78
34Jim Pittsley+-241992-1-17MLB116.593920011068.188565013374462 01.8311.591.714.875.800.84.3470.80
56Matt Whisenant+66271989-18-454MLB214.907000023260.26137333334593 01.559.050.454.906.680.73.3281.04
21Jeff Montgomery+42361983-9-212MLB254.9856000543656.05835318225402 11.439.321.293.548.680.41.3161.04
49Ricky Bones+-29UDFA: 1986MLB223.043200012153.14918184243821 01.378.270.684.056.410.63.2831.00
44Brian Barber+-251991-1-22MLB246.0088000042.04528285132441 01.389.641.072.795.140.54.2990.54
47Brian Bevil+-261990-30-800MLB316.303900010040.04729284224763 01.7310.570.904.9510.580.47.3740.54
57Jamie Walker+-261992-10-265MLB019.8762002017.1302019531502 01.9015.582.601.567.790.20.4240.65
17Kevin Appier+-301987-1-9MLB127.8033000015.021131335911 01.7312.601.803.005.400.56.3600.69
37Jeff Suppan+-231993-2-49MLB000.7141002012.2911111200 00.796.390.710.718.530.08--0.74
45Bart Evans+-271992-9-246MLB002.008000309.073210700 00.787.001.000.007.000.00.2311.08
51Danny Rios+-251990-72-1437MLB016.145000107.198516611 02.0511.051.237.367.361.00.3480.73
55Allen McDill+-261992-20-553MLB0010.507000106.097732300 01.8313.504.503.004.500.67.2860.60
46Jose Santiago+-231994-70-1627MLB009.002000202.042200200 02.0018.000.000.009.000.00.5710.75
55Tim Byrdak+-241994-5-135MLB005.403000001.251110100 03.0027.005.400.005.400.00.5710.33
4Shane Halter+-281991-5-133MLB000.001000101.010000000 01.009.000.000.000.00--.3332.00
Totals: (38 players)72895.1616116163155461,436159089882413456899972--51.359.961.233.566.260.57.325 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike SweeneyC915173396.9840.00 
Sal FasanoC704212525.9960.00 
Tim SpehrC11622001.0000.00 
Chris TurnerC4160001.0000.00 
Mike MacFarlaneC3133011.0000.00 
Hector OrtizC340001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jeff King1B112932855103.9950.00 
Hal Morris1B4634934435.9900.00 
Jeff Conine1B1210130151.0000.00 
Larry Sutton1B6323051.0000.00 
Sal Fasano1B5160021.0000.00 
Shane Halter1B120001.0000.00 
Hector Ortiz1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jose Offerman2B15227744019113.9740.00 
Carlos Febles2B111618021.0000.00 
Shane Halter2B62810.9090.00 
Luis Rivera2B656001.0000.00 
Jed Hansen2B210001.0000.00 
Felix Martinez2B20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dean Palmer3B129691872216.9210.00 
Terry Pendleton3B23123322.9570.00 
Scott Leius3B1581842.8670.00 
Shane Halter3B813001.0000.00 
Luis Rivera3B613001.0000.00 
Jeff King3B436021.0000.00 
Mendy Lopez3B214001.0000.00 
Sal Fasano3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mendy LopezSS721012211553.9550.00 
Shane HalterSS6673166929.9640.00 
Felix MartinezSS324980623.9560.00 
Luis RiveraSS304281520.9610.00 
Scott LeiusSS201001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jeff ConineLF50884001.0000.00 
Hal MorrisLF39471001.0000.00 
Larry SuttonLF39562001.0000.00 
Shane MackLF3052110.9810.00 
Johnny DamonLF14130001.0000.00 
Jeremy GiambiLF9141001.0000.00 
Shane HalterLF690001.0000.00 
Chris HatcherLF570001.0000.00 
Jermaine AllensworthLF10000.0000.00 
Ernie YoungLF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny DamonCF130315921.9940.00 
Jermaine AllensworthCF2453010.9810.00 
Carlos BeltranCF1444010.9780.00 
Ernie YoungCF591001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jermaine DyeRF59153423.9870.00 
Larry SuttonRF4791221.9790.00 
Jeff ConineRF3146010.9790.00 
Johnny DamonRF2443120.9570.00 
Ernie YoungRF19341001.0000.00 
Shane HalterRF340001.0000.00 
Shane MackRF320001.0000.00 
Jermaine AllensworthRF210001.0000.00 
Dee BrownRF210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Scott ServiceP738241510.9502.08 
Matt WhisenantP7060310011.0001.94 
Jeff MontgomeryP565654011.0001.45 
Brian BevilP394011001.0000.45 
Jim PittsleyP396851121.8892.11 
Jose RosadoP3817482821.9471.86 
Tim BelcherP34234181723.9461.35 
Chris HaneyP3397321031.0002.22 
Ricky BonesP325381511.9583.90 
Pat RappP32188202310.9772.06 
Glendon RuschP2915492214.9691.81 
Hipolito PichardoP271121118051.0002.33 
Brian BarberP84203001.0000.64 
Bart EvansP8911001.0002.00 
Allen McDillP7601001.0001.50 
Jamie WalkerP61724011.0003.16 
Danny RiosP5710001.0001.27 
Jeff SuppanP41213011.0002.95 
Kevin AppierP31501001.0000.60 
Tim ByrdakP310000.0000.00 
Jose SantiagoP2201001.0004.50 
Shane HalterP1110001.0009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Terry PendletonDH40.0000.00 
Hal MorrisDH39.0000.00 
Dean PalmerDH22.0000.00 
Shane MackDH21.0000.00 
Jeff KingDH16.0000.00 
Jeremy GiambiDH7.0000.00 
Jose OffermanDH6.0000.00 
Dee BrownDH3.0000.00 
Jeff ConineDH3.0000.00 
Larry SuttonDH3.0000.00 
Joe VitielloDH2.0000.00 
Scott LeiusDH1.0000.00 


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