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+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   3rd in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Ned Yost
General Manager:   Dayton Moore
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Attendance:  1,750,754
Payroll:  $80,491,725
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jamey Carroll (39)
Youngest Player:  Yordano Ventura (22)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Alex Gordon (14)
Top Pitcher:  James Shields (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Hunter Dozier (#8)

Roster Continuity:  
Top Prospect:   Kyle Zimmer
American League Standings
KC Royals8676.5317.0
Chi White Sox6399.38930.0

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 
Ervin SantanaP30$ 13,000,000  62 
James ShieldsP31$ 11,000,000  82 
Alex GordonLF29$ 9,000,000   
Billy ButlerDH27$ 8,500,000   
Jeff FrancoeurRF29$ 6,750,000   
Jeremy GuthrieP34$ 5,000,000   
Luke HochevarP29$ 4,560,000   
Bruce ChenP36$ 4,500,000   
Jamey Carroll3B39$ 3,750,000   
Alcides EscobarSS26$ 3,000,000   
Carlos Pena1B-DH35$ 2,900,000   
Wade DavisP27$ 2,800,000   
Emilio Bonifacio2B28$ 2,600,000   
Aaron CrowP26$ 1,280,000   
Miguel Tejada2B-3B39$ 1,100,000   
Chris Getz2B29$ 1,050,000   
George KottarasC30$ 1,000,000   
Salvador PerezC23$ 1,000,000   
Juan GutierrezP29$ 750,000   
Brett HayesC29$ 600,000   
Greg HollandP27$ 539,500   
Tim CollinsP23$ 534,500   
Luis MendozaP29$ 532,000   
Eric Hosmer1B23$ 528,250   
Mike Moustakas3B24$ 524,500   
Elliot Johnson2B29$ 520,500   
Kelvin HerreraP23$ 508,175   
Jarrod DysonCF28$ 506,000   
Danny DuffyP24$ 505,125   
Lorenzo CainCF27$ 503,175   
Pedro CiriacoSS27$ 502,500   
Justin MaxwellRF-CF29$ 492,500   

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