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2012 Kansas City Royals (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 72-90 .444
Rank: 3rd in American League Central
Run Differential: 676-746 -70
Manager(s): Ned Yost
General Manager: Dayton Moore
Location: Kansas City, Missouri
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Payroll: $ 60,916,225 27/30
Attendance: 1,739,859 25/30
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Kyle Zimmer (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Chino Cadahia
Bullpen Coach: Steve Foster
First Base Coach: Doug Sisson
Hitting Coach: Kevin Seitzer
Pitching Coach: Dave Eiland
Third Base Coach: Eduardo Rodriguez

#1 Draft Picks

Luke Hochevar (#1), Alex Gordon (#2), Mike Moustakas (#2), Eric Hosmer (#3), Aaron Crow (#12), Billy Butler (#14), Jeremy Jeffress (#16), Jeremy Guthrie (#22), Jeff Francoeur (#23), Mitch Maier (#30), Jake Odorizzi (#32)
American League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8577.5253.0
7290.44416.0
6894.42020.0
6696.40722.0
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Jeff FrancoeurKCAANAW 6-3 @ANA402000200010000010001000th career game
    Brayan PenaKCACLEW 7-13 vs CLE51410010000000002714 hits
    Alcides EscobarKCATORL 5-9 vs TOR41410000000000003644 hits
    Billy ButlerKCACLEW 8-2 @CLE52200230000000007102 home runs
    Alex GordonKCANYAW 5-1 vs NYA52410010001000005854 hits
    Irving FaluKCANYAW 4-10 vs NYA412010000010000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Irving FaluKCACHAW 9-1 @CHA501000100010000041st career RBI
    Jeff FrancoeurKCAARIL 0-2 vs ARI404010000000000010374 hits
    Jarrod DysonKCANYAL 2-3 @NYA4000000000400000694 strikeouts
    Clint RobinsonKCAPITL 2-4 @PIT100000000010000011st career game
    Vincent MazzaroKCAPITL 3-5 @PIT2010001000100000161st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Alex GordonKCASLNW 5-3 @SLN31000000050000006235 walks
    Luke HochevarKCAHOUW 2-0 @HOU3010000000100000111st career hit
    Mike MoustakasKCASLNW 8-11 vs SLN52300230001000001552 home runs
    Yuniesky BetancourtKCATORL 11-3 @TOR522100200010000010001000th career game
    Mike MoustakasKCATORL 11-3 @TOR51210150001000001625 RBIs
    Salvador PerezKCATORW 9-6 @TOR5240000000000000504 hits
    Mike MoustakasKCACHAL 8-9 vs CHA71100110004000001694 strikeouts
    Alcides EscobarKCACHAW 6-3 vs CHA42200230001000004342 home runs
    Lorenzo CainKCAANAW 6-11 @ANA3000000000220000672 hit by pitches
    Alex GordonKCABALW 7-3 @BAL52200220002000006712 home runs
    Alcides EscobarKCACHAW 9-4 vs CHA53400001000000004664 hits
    Mike MoustakasKCATBAW 1-0 @TBA40000000004000002024 strikeouts
    Billy ButlerKCABOSL 6-8 @BOS51100000004000008174 strikeouts
    David LoughKCAMINL 7-8 vs MIN522000000000000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Salvador PerezKCAMINL 7-8 vs MIN5140001000000000904 hits
    David LoughKCATEXL 4-8 vs TEX411000010010000131st career stolen base
    Billy ButlerKCATEXL 6-7 vs TEX42330010000000008273 Doubles
    David LoughKCATEXL 6-7 vs TEX300000100110001041st career RBI
    Lorenzo CainKCACHAW 7-5 @CHA52200230002000001052 home runs
    Eric HosmerKCACHAW 2-1 @CHA50000000004000002644 strikeouts
    Billy ButlerKCAANAL 7-9 vs ANA4210011000100000835100th career home run
    Alcides EscobarKCADETL 0-2 @DET4010000100100000500500th career game
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Aaron CrowKCAANAL 0-5 @ANAL 1.133300300072620677%584-5Threw 77% strikes
    Aaron CrowKCAOAKW 3-0 @OAKSv 10000020003117464%604-51st career save
    Jose MijaresKCACLEL 3-4 @CLE 110000100042116576%1953-7Threw 76% strikes
    Tim CollinsKCADETL 3-9 @DET 1.2000014000625151060%784-4Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Jose MijaresKCANYAW 5-1 vs NYA 0.221110100041710759%2004-7200th career game
    Jonathan BroxtonKCATEXW 3-1 @TEXSv 110000200041611569%40025-21400th career game
    Tim CollinsKCATEXW 7-4 @TEX 200000500062718967%855-4Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Will SmithKCANYAL 3-8 @NYAL 3.16553110001654302456%10-11st career game
    Will SmithKCACLEW 8-2 @CLEW 64220251002598653366%21-11st career win
    Jonathan BroxtonKCASLNW 3-2 @SLNSv 1100001000396367%41125-21100th career save
    Louis ColemanKCAHOUL 7-9 @HOU 25552150001237261170%651-4Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Luke HochevarKCATBAW 8-0 vs TBAWSHO970001800033112724064%11535-50Complete game/Shutout
    Vincent MazzaroKCAMINL 2-7 @MIN 2.120000200082519676%5514-20Threw 76% strikes
    Tim CollinsKCADETL 1-7 @DET 1.211110400062216673%1068-6Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Ryan VerdugoKCASEAL 6-9 vs SEAL 1.28661220001555312456%10-11st career game
    Greg HollandKCAMINL 1-2 vs MIN 210000400072721678%989-4Threw 78% strikes
    Jeremy GuthrieKCACHAW 2-1 @CHAW 850000600028107763171%20051-77200th career game
    Luke HochevarKCATBAW 1-0 @TBA 8100031000027107654261%12537-5410 Strikeouts
    Kelvin HerreraKCATBAW 1-0 @TBAW 110000100041510567%581-21st career win
    Francisley BuenoKCABOSL 10-9 @BOSW 1.210000200051610663%71-01st career win
    Kelvin HerreraKCADETW 2-1 vs DETSv 11000100004135838%631-31st career save
    Bruce ChenKCACHAL 4-5 @CHAL 665532600026101683367%34770-701000th career strikeout
    Kelvin HerreraKCACHAW 3-0 vs CHA 1.130000200072217577%734-3Threw 77% strikes
    Jake OdorizziKCACLEW 4-15 vs CLEL 5.16331130002387553263%10-11st career game


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