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1978 Kansas City Royals

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Season
1978
league Name
American League
division
West
level
MLB
nickname
Royals
record
GBL
0.0
div rank
1
League rank
4
MLB Rank
6
ballpark
Royals Stadium
Attendance
2,255,493
att rk
6
payroll
0
pay rk
0
Top Draft Pick
playoffs
Lost ALCS (Yankees)
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year type box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 ALCS 1978-10-03 New York Yankees 7 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Jim Beattie Dennis Leonard Ken Clay 41,143 2:57
1978 ALCS 1978-10-04 New York Yankees 4 Kansas City Royals 10 box | pbp Larry Gura Ed Figueroa -- 41,158 2:42
1978 ALCS 1978-10-06 Kansas City Royals 5 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Rich Gossage Doug Bird -- 55,445 2:13
1978 ALCS 1978-10-07 Kansas City Royals 1 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Ron Guidry Dennis Leonard Rich Gossage 56,356 2:20
4 record(s)
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player name age ba pos leaguename   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hbp sh sf iw gdp tb pa xbh 1b avg obp slg ops secA iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
Steve Braun 30 L of-3b Championship Series 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167 .200 .000 .000 16.67 16.67 1.00 -- MLB 1971-1985 1971-1986
1966- 10- 200-MIN
George Brett 25 L 3b-1b Championship Series 4 18 7 7 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 19 18 5 2 .389 .389 1.056 1.444 .667 .667 .286 0.00 5.56 -- 6.00 MLB 1973-1993 1973-1993
1971-  2-  29-KCA
Al Cowens 26 R of Championship Series 4 15 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 0 2 .133 .133 .133 .267 .000 .000 .154 0.00 13.33 -- -- MLB 1974-1986 1974-1986
1969- 75-1028-KCA
Clint Hurdle 20 L of Championship Series 4 8 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 1 2 .375 .500 .625 1.125 .500 .250 .600 20.00 30.00 1.50 -- MLB 1977-1987 1977-1987
1975-  1-   9-KCA
Pete LaCock 26 L 1b-of Championship Series 4 11 1 4 2 1 0 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 14 3 1 .364 .500 .727 1.227 .727 .364 .400 21.43 7.14 0.33 -- MLB 1972-1980 1972-1980
1970-  1-  20-CHN
Hal McRae 32 R of Championship Series 4 14 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 16 0 3 .214 .313 .214 .527 .214 .000 .250 12.50 12.50 1.00 -- MLB 1968-1987 1968-1987
1965-  6- 117-CIN
Amos Otis 31 R of Championship Series 4 14 2 6 2 0 0 1 4 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 8 17 2 4 .429 .529 .571 1.101 .643 .143 .667 17.65 29.41 1.67 -- MLB 1967-1984 1967-1984
1965-  5-  95-BOS
Freddie Patek 33 R ss Championship Series 4 13 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 14 1 0 .077 .143 .308 .451 .308 .231 .000 7.14 28.57 4.00 13.00 MLB 1968-1981 1968-1981
1965- 22- 421-PIT
Tom Poquette 26 L of Championship Series 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1973-1982 1973-1982
1970-  4-  81-KCA
Darrell Porter 26 L c Championship Series 4 14 1 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 16 1 4 .357 .438 .429 .866 .214 .071 .357 12.50 0.00 0.00 -- MLB 1971-1987 1971-1987
1970-  1-   4-MIL
John Wathan 28 R c-1b Championship Series 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1976-1985 1976-1985
1971-  1-   4-KCA
Frank White 27 R 2b Championship Series 4 13 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 13 0 3 .231 .231 .231 .462 .000 .000 .231 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1973-1990 1973-1990
1970-    UDFA-KCA
Willie Wilson 22 B of Championship Series 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 .000 .000 .500 0.00 50.00 -- -- MLB 1976-1994 1976-2009
1974- 16- 381-LAN
13 record(s)
Playoff Pitching Statistics
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player name age throws leaguename role   w   l   g gs cg sh gr gf sv ip   h   r er hr bb so wp bk hb era whip h9 hr9 bb9 so9 ra9 so/bb hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
Doug Bird 28 R Championship Series Reliever 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 9.00 2.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 -- MLB 1973-1983 1973-1983
1969-  3-  60-KCA
Larry Gura 30 L Championship Series Reliever 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.1 8 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 2.84 1.58 11.37 0.00 2.84 2.84 0.00 1.00 MLB 1970-1985 1968-1985
1969-  2-  40-CHN
Al Hrabosky 28 L Championship Series Reliever 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 3.0 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 3.00 1.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 6.00 0.00 -- MLB 1970-1982 1970-1983
1969-  1-  19-SLN
Dennis Leonard 27 R Championship Series Reliever 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 12.0 13 0 5 0 2 11 0 0 0 3.75 1.25 9.75 0.00 1.50 8.25 0.00 5.50 MLB 1974-1986 1974-1986
1972-  2-  42-KCA
Steve Mingori 34 L Championship Series Reliever 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.2 5 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 7.36 2.18 12.27 0.00 7.36 0.00 0.00 0.00 MLB 1970-1979 1970-1979
1965-    UDFA-CIN
Marty Pattin 35 R Championship Series Reliever 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 27.00 3.00 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 -- MLB 1968-1980 1968-1980
1965-  7- 127-CAL
Paul Splittorff 31 L Championship Series Reliever 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 7.1 9 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 4.91 1.23 11.05 0.00 0.00 2.45 0.00 -- MLB 1970-1984 1970-1984
1968- 25- 575-KCA
7 record(s)