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2000 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 77-85 .475
Rank: 4th in American League Central
Run Differential: 879-930 -51
Roster Continuity 60.62% 22/30
Manager(s): Tony Muser
General Manager: Herk Robinson (2000-06-16), Allard Baird
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Payroll: $ 23,132,500 28/30
Attendance: 1,564,847 26/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Mike Stodolka (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Jamie Quirk
Bullpen Coach: Tom Burgmeier
First Base Coach: Frank White
Hitting Coach: Lamar Johnson
Pitching Coach: Brent Strom
Third Base Coach: Rich Dauer

#1 Draft Picks

David McCarty (#3), Dan Reichert (#7), Dee Brown (#14), Jorge Fabregas (#34), Johnny Damon (#35)
American League Central Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2000 Kansas City Royals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    35Miguel BatistaP6-2195R-R291992Not draftedMLBColorado RockiesMinors
    36Carlos BeltranRF6-1190B-R231998KCA: 1995-2-49MLB-Retired
    39Doug BochtlerP6-3215R-R291995MON: 1989-9-228MLB--
    52Ricky BottalicoP6-1217L-R301994Not draftedMLB--
    27Dee BrownLF6-0215L-R221998KCA: 1996-1-14MLB--
    58Tim ByrdakP5-11180L-L261998KCA: 1994-5-135MLB-Free Agent
    56Jeff D'AmicoP6-3195R-R252000OAK: 1993-2-67MLB--
    18Johnny DamonLF6-2190L-L261995KCA: 1992-1-35MLB-Free Agent
    19Wilson DelgadoSS-2B5-11165B-R241996Not draftedMLB--
    17Todd DunwoodyCF-OF6-1205L-L251997FLO: 1993-7-211MLB--
    33Chad DurbinP6-1175R-R221999KCA: 1996-3-79MLB-Retired
    24Jermaine DyeRF6-5220R-R261996ATL: 1993-17-488MLB--
    2Jorge FabregasC6-3215L-R301994CAL: 1991-1-34MLB--
    3Carlos Febles2B5-11185R-R241998Not draftedMLB--
    49Chris FussellP6-2200R-R241998BAL: 1994-9-251MLB--
    4Ray HolbertSS-2B6-0175R-R291994SDN: 1988-3-58MLB--
    19Brian JohnsonC6-2210R-R321994NYA: 1989-16-415MLB--
    54Andy LarkinP6-4190R-R261996FLO: 1992-25-712MLB--
    32Brett LaxtonP6-2205L-R261999OAK: 1996-24-705MLB--
    6David McCarty1B-LF6-5215R-L301993MIN: 1991-1-3MLB--
    59Brian MeadowsP6-4220R-R241998FLO: 1994-3-70MLB--
    57Scott MullenP6-2190R-L252000KCA: 1996-7-199MLB--
    57Dan MurrayP6-1195R-R261999NYN: 1995-10-273MLB--
    8Luis Ordaz2B-SS5-11170R-R241997Not draftedMLB--
    22Hector OrtizC6-0205R-R301998LAN: 1988-35-894MLB--
    38Scott PoseLF-RF5-11180L-R331993CIN: 1989-34-888MLB--
    52Mark QuinnLF-RF6-1195R-R261999KCA: 1995-11-302MLB--
    31Jason RakersP6-2200R-R271998SDN: 1997-34-1040MLB--
    16Joe Randa3B5-11190R-R301995KCA: 1991-11-288MLB--
    12Jeff Reboulet2B-SS6-0175R-R361992MIN: 1986-10-247MLB--
    54Dan ReichertP6-3175R-R231999KCA: 1997-1-7MLB--
    30Brad RigbyP6-6213R-R271997OAK: 1994-2-36MLB--
    50Jose RosadoP6-0185L-L251996KCA: 1994-12-331MLB--
    1Rey SanchezSS-2B5-9175R-R321991TEX: 1986-13-319MLB--
    46Jose SantiagoP6-3215R-R251997KCA: 1994-70-1627MLB--
    22Paul SpoljaricP6-3210R-L291994Not draftedMLB--
    -Jerry SpradlinP6-7246B-R331993CIN: 1988-19-488MLB--
    41Blake SteinP6-7240R-R261998SLN: 1994-6-166MLB--
    37Jeff SuppanP6-2210R-R251995BOS: 1993-2-49MLB-Retired
    55Mac SuzukiP6-3205R-R251996Not draftedMLB--
    29Mike Sweeney1B-C6-2215R-R261995KCA: 1991-10-262MLB--
    51Kris WilsonP6-3225R-R232000KCA: 1997-9-271MLB--
    47Jay WitasickP6-4235R-R271996SLN: 1993-2-58MLB--
    44Gregg ZaunC5-10190B-R291995BAL: 1989-17-427MLB--

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