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2010 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  67-95   .414
Result:   5th in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Ned Yost, Trey Hillman, Daren Brown
General Manager:   Dayton Moore
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Attendance:  1,615,327
Payroll:  $72,267,710
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jason Kendall (36)
Youngest Player:  Sean O'Sullivan (22)
Longest Tenure:  David DeJesus (8)
Top Hitter:  Billy Butler (6)
Top Pitcher:  Zack Greinke (12)
Top Draft Pick:  Christian Colon (#4)

Roster Continuity:  65.67%
Top Prospect:   Mike Montgomery
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Minnesota9468.580--
Chi White Sox8874.5436.0
Detroit8181.50013.0
Cleveland6993.42625.0
KC Royals6795.41427.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Gil MecheP31$ 12,400,000  53 
Jose GuillenRF-LF34$ 12,000,000  61 
Zack GreinkeP26$ 7,250,000   
David DeJesusCF30$ 4,700,000   
Kyle FarnsworthP34$ 4,500,000   
Yuniesky Betancourt1B-3B28$ 3,300,000   
Juan CruzP31$ 3,250,000   
Joakim SoriaP26$ 3,000,000   
Rick AnkielRF-CF30$ 2,750,000   
Brian BannisterP29$ 2,300,000   
Jason KendallC36$ 2,250,000   
Kyle DaviesP26$ 1,800,000   
Luke HochevarP26$ 1,760,000   
Willie Bloomquist2B-SS32$ 1,700,000   
Scott PodsednikLF-CF34$ 1,650,000   
Alex GordonLF26$ 1,150,000   
Robinson TejedaP28$ 950,000   
Roman ColonP30$ 665,000   
John ParrishP32$ 600,000   
Billy ButlerDH24$ 470,000   
Alberto Callaspo3B27$ 460,000   
Mike Aviles3B-SS29$ 429,000   
Brayan PenaC28$ 428,000   
Josh Fields1B27$ 422,000   
Jesse ChavezP26$ 415,000   
Chris Getz2B26$ 414,500   
Luis MendozaP26$ 406,210   
Dusty HughesP28$ 400,500   
Kanekoa TexeiraP24$ 400,000   


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