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2003 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-79 .512
Rank: 3rd in American League Central
Run Differential: 836-867 -31
Manager(s): Tony Pena
General Manager: Allard Baird
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Payroll: $ 40,518,000 29/30
Attendance: 1,779,895 23/30
Playoffs: -
Top Draft Pick: Chris Lubanski (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bob Schaefer
Bullpen Coach: Tom Gamboa
First Base Coach: Luis Silverio
Hitting Coach: Jeff Pentland
Pitching Coach: John Cumberland
Third Base Coach: John Mizerock

#1 Draft Picks

Brian Anderson (#3), Kyle Snyder (#7), Kevin Appier (#9), Michael Tucker (#10), Brent Mayne (#13), Dee Brown (#14), Sean Lowe (#15), Rondell White (#24), Mike MacDougal (#25), Jamey Wright (#28), Chris George (#31), Jimmy Gobble (#43)
American League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9072.556--
8676.5314.0
8379.5127.0
6894.42022.0
43119.26547.0
Full League 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 2003 Kansas City Royals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    31Paul AbbottP6-3195R-R351990MIN: 1985-3-67MLB--
    14Brent Abernathy2B6-1185R-R252001TOR: 1996-2-44MLB--
    48Jeremy AffeldtP6-4185L-L242002KCA: 1997-3-91MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLB-Active
    19Brian AndersonP6-1183R-L311993CAL: 1993-1-3MLB--
    55Kevin AppierP6-2200R-R351989KCA: 1987-1-9MLB--
    53Miguel AsencioP6-2190R-R222002UDFAMLB--
    15Carlos BeltranRF6-1190B-R261998KCA: 1995-2-49MLBNew York YankeesMLB-Active
    30Brandon BergerRF-LF5-11200R-R282001KCA: 1996-14-409MLB--
    4Angel BerroaSS-2B6-0175R-R232001UDFAMLB--
    8Dee BrownLF6-0215L-R251998KCA: 1996-1-14MLB--
    35Ryan BukvichP6-2250R-R252002KCA: 2000-11-314MLB--
    33Morgan Burkhart1B5-11225B-L312000UDFAMLB--
    59D.J. CarrascoP6-1215R-R262003BAL: 1997-26-795MLB-Free Agent
    1Gookie Dawkins3B6-1180R-R241999CIN: 1997-2-66MLB--
    58Rick DeHartP6-1180L-L331997UDFAMLB--
    9David DeJesusCF6-0175L-L232003KCA: 2000-4-104MLBTampa Bay RaysMLB-Active
    26Mike DiFeliceC6-2205R-R341996SLN: 1991-11-286MLB--
    3Carlos Febles2B5-11185R-R271998UDFAMLB--
    27,55,57Nate FieldP6-2200R-R272002UDFAMLB--
    32Chris GeorgeP6-1165L-L232001KCA: 1998-1-31MLB--
    50Jason GilfillanP6-5220R-R262003KCA: 1997-12-361MLB--
    41Jimmy GobbleP6-3190L-L212003KCA: 1999-1-43MLB--
    38Jason GrimsleyP6-3180R-R351989PHI: 1985-10-252MLB--
    45Aaron GuielRF-LF5-10200L-R302002CAL: 1992-21-580MLB--
    28Ken Harvey1B6-2240R-R252001KCA: 1999-5-151MLB--
    40Runelvys HernandezP6-1205R-R222002UDFAMLB--
    52Jeremy HillP5-11200R-R252002KCA: 1996-5-139MLB--
    18Raul IbanezLF6-2200L-R311996SEA: 1992-36-1006MLB-Free Agent
    25Rontrez JohnsonOF5-10160R-R262003BOS: 1995-16-438MLB--
    33,43Curtis LeskanicP6-0186R-R351993CLE: 1989-8-201MLB--
    43Al LevineP6-3198R-R351996CHA: 1991-11-307MLB--
    25Jose LimaP6-2205R-R301994UDFAMLB--
    37Graeme LloydP6-7234L-L361993UDFAMLB--
    31Albie LopezP6-2185R-R311993CLE: 1991-20-529MLB--
    7Mendy LopezSS-2B6-2190R-R281998UDFAMLB--
    39Sean LoweP6-2205R-R321997SLN: 1992-1-15MLB--
    54Mike MacDougalP6-4195R-R262001KCA: 1999-1-25MLB-Free Agent
    23Julius Matos2B-3B5-11175R-R282002CLE: 1994-16-437MLB--
    34Darrell MayP6-2170L-L311995ATL: 1992-46-1293MLB--
    2Brent MayneC6-1192L-R351990KCA: 1989-1-13MLB--
    57Scott MullenP6-2190R-L282000KCA: 1996-7-199MLB--
    19,27Jarrod Patterson3B6-1195L-R292001NYN: 1993-20-556MLB--
    11Tom PrinceC5-11206R-R381987PIT: 1984-4-64MLB--
    16Joe Randa3B5-11190R-R331995KCA: 1991-11-289MLB--
    12Desi RelafordSS-2B5-9174B-R291996SEA: 1991-4-111MLB--
    36Kyle SnyderP6-8220R-R252003KCA: 1999-1-7MLB--
    29Mike Sweeney1B-C6-2215R-R291995KCA: 1991-10-263MLB--
    24Michael TuckerRF-LF6-2185L-R321995KCA: 1992-1-10MLB--
    46Brad VoylesP6-0195R-R262001ATL: 1998-45-1348MLB--
    56Les WalrondP6-0195L-L262003SLN: 1998-13-378MLB-Free Agent
    14Rondell WhiteLF-CF6-0210R-R311993MON: 1990-1-24MLB--
    51Kris WilsonP6-3225R-R262000KCA: 1997-9-271MLB--
    49Jamey WrightP6-5221R-R291996COL: 1993-1-28MLB-Free Agent


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