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1985 Kansas City Royals

1985 Kansas City Royals

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teamname:
year:
leaguename:
American League
division:
West
level:
MLB
nickname:
Royals
record:
91-71
GBL:
0.0
div rank:
1
League rank:
3
MLB Rank:
6
manager:
ballpark:
Royals Stadium
Attendance:
2,162,717
att rk:
9
payroll:
0
pay rk:
0
Top Draft Pick:
playoffs:
Won World Series (Cardinals)
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year type box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1985 ALCS 1985-10-08 Kansas City Royals 1 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Dave Stieb Charlie Leibrandt -- 39,115 2:24
1985 ALCS 1985-10-09 Kansas City Royals 5 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Tom Henke Dan Quisenberry -- 34,029 3:39
1985 ALCS 1985-10-11 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Steve Farr Jim Clancy -- 40,224 2:51
1985 ALCS 1985-10-12 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Tom Henke Charlie Leibrandt -- 41,112 3:02
1985 ALCS 1985-10-13 Toronto Blue Jays 0 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Danny Jackson Jimmy Key -- 40,046 2:21
1985 ALCS 1985-10-15 Kansas City Royals 5 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Mark Gubicza Doyle Alexander Dan Quisenberry 37,557 3:12
1985 ALCS 1985-10-16 Kansas City Royals 6 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Charlie Leibrandt Dave Stieb -- 32,084 2:49
1985 WS 1985-10-19 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp John Tudor Danny Jackson Todd Worrell 41,650 2:48
1985 WS 1985-10-20 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Ken Dayley Charlie Leibrandt Jeff Lahti 41,656 2:44
1985 WS 1985-10-22 Kansas City Royals 6 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Bret Saberhagen Joaquin Andujar -- 53,634 2:59
1985 WS 1985-10-23 Kansas City Royals 0 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp John Tudor Buddy Black -- 53,634 2:19
1985 WS 1985-10-24 Kansas City Royals 6 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Danny Jackson Bob Forsch -- 53,634 2:52
1985 WS 1985-10-26 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Dan Quisenberry Todd Worrell -- 41,628 2:47
1985 WS 1985-10-27 St. Louis Cardinals 0 Kansas City Royals 11 box | pbp Bret Saberhagen John Tudor -- 41,658 2:46
14 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 Balboni 28 R 1b World Series 7 25 2 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 8 30 0 8 .320 .433 .320 .753 .200 .000 .381 16.67 13.33 0.80 -- MLB 1981-1993 1976-1993
1978-  2-  52-NYA
Buddy Biancalana 25 B ss-2b World Series 7 18 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 23 0 5 .278 .435 .278 .713 .278 .000 .357 21.74 17.39 0.80 -- MLB 1982-1987 1978-1988
1978-  1-  25-KCA
Bud Black 28 L p World Series 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -- 0.00 100.00 -- -- MLB 1981-1995 1979-1995
1979- 17- 417-SEA
George Brett 32 L 3b-1b World Series 7 27 5 10 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 11 31 1 9 .370 .452 .407 .859 .222 .037 .500 12.90 22.58 1.75 -- MLB 1973-1993 1973-1993
1971-  2-  29-KCA
Onix Concepcion 27 R ss-2b World Series 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- MLB 1980-1987 1977-1987
1976-    UDFA-KCA
Dane Iorg 35 L 1b-of World Series 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 .000 .000 .500 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1977-1986 1969-1986
1971-  1-  22-PHI
Danny Jackson 23 R p World Series 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 83.33 -- -- MLB 1983-1997 1981-1997
1982-  1-   1-KCA
Lynn Jones 32 R of World Series 6 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 2 0 .667 .667 1.667 2.333 1.000 1.000 .667 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1979-1986 1971-1986
1974- 10- 239-CIN
Charlie Leibrandt 28 R p World Series 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 50.00 -- -- MLB 1979-1993 1977-1993
1978-  9- 225-CIN
Hal McRae 39 R of World Series 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 1.000 .000 .000 50.00 0.00 0.00 -- MLB 1968-1987 1968-1987
1965-  6- 117-CIN
Darryl Motley 25 R of World Series 5 11 1 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 11 1 3 .364 .364 .636 1.000 .273 .273 .333 0.00 9.09 -- 11.00 MLB 1981-1987 1978-2002
1978-  2-  51-KCA
Jorge Orta 34 L 2b-of World Series 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 .000 .000 .333 0.00 0.00 -- -- MLB 1972-1987 1972-1987
1971-    UDFA-CHA
Bret Saberhagen 21 R p World Series 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 57.14 -- -- MLB 1984-2001 1983-2001
1982- 19- 480-KCA
Pat Sheridan 27 L of World Series 5 18 0 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 6 18 2 2 .222 .222 .333 .556 .111 .111 .364 0.00 38.89 -- -- MLB 1981-1991 1979-1991
1979-  3-  73-KCA
Lonnie Smith 29 R lf-of World Series 7 27 4 9 3 0 0 4 2 0 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 12 30 3 6 .333 .400 .444 .844 .296 .111 .474 10.00 26.67 2.67 -- MLB 1978-1994 1976-1994
1974-  1-   3-PHI
Jim Sundberg 34 R c World Series 7 24 6 6 2 0 0 1 0 0 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 8 30 2 4 .250 .400 .333 .733 .333 .083 .300 20.00 13.33 0.67 -- MLB 1974-1989 1974-1989
1973-  1-   2-TEX
John Wathan 35 R c-1b World Series 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -- 0.00 100.00 -- -- MLB 1976-1985 1976-1985
1971-  1-   4-KCA
Frank White 34 R 2b World Series 7 28 4 7 3 0 1 6 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 13 31 4 3 .250 .323 .464 .787 .321 .214 .261 9.68 12.90 1.33 28.00 MLB 1973-1990 1973-1990
1970-    UDFA-KCA
Willie Wilson 29 B of World Series 7 30 2 11 0 1 0 3 3 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 13 31 1 10 .367 .387 .433 .820 .200 .067 .423 3.23 12.90 4.00 -- MLB 1976-1994 1976-2009
1974- 16- 381-LAN
Steve Balboni 28 R 1b Championship Series 7 25 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 27 0 3 .120 .185 .120 .305 .080 .000 .176 7.41 29.63 4.00 -- MLB 1981-1993 1976-1993
1978-  2-  52-NYA
Buddy Biancalana 25 B ss-2b Championship Series 7 18 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 5 19 1 3 .222 .263 .278 .541 .111 .056 .333 5.26 31.58 6.00 -- MLB 1982-1987 1978-1988
1978-  1-  25-KCA
George Brett 32 L 3b-1b Championship Series 7 23 6 8 2 0 3 5 0 0 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 19 30 5 3 .348 .500 .826 1.326 .783 .478 .333 23.33 16.67 0.71 7.67 MLB 1973-1993 1973-1993
1971-  2-  29-KCA
Onix Concepcion 27 R ss-2b Championship Series 4 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 1980-1987 1977-1987
1976-    UDFA-KCA
Dane Iorg 35 L 1b-of Championship Series 4 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 1 0 .500 .750 1.000 1.750 1.500 .500 .500 50.00 0.00 0.00 -- MLB 1977-1986 1969-1986
1971-  1-  22-PHI
Hal McRae 39 R of Championship Series 6 23 1 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 8 24 2 4 .261 .292 .348 .639 .130 .087 .353 4.17 25.00 6.00 -- MLB 1968-1987 1968-1987
1965-  6- 117-CIN
Darryl Motley 25 R of Championship Series 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 .333 .000 1.000 25.00 50.00 2.00 -- MLB 1981-1987 1978-2002
1978-  2-  51-KCA
Jorge Orta 34 L 2b-of Championship Series 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 20.00 -- -- MLB 1972-1987 1972-1987
1971-    UDFA-CHA
Jamie Quirk 30 L c-3b 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 1975-1992 1975-1992
1972-  1-  18-KCA
Pat Sheridan 27 L of Championship Series 7 20 4 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 9 22 2 1 .150 .227 .450 .677 .400 .300 .067 9.09 13.64 1.50 10.00 MLB 1981-1991 1979-1991
1979-  3-  73-KCA
Lonnie Smith 29 R lf-of Championship Series 7 28 2 7 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 9 31 2 5 .250 .323 .321 .644 .214 .071 .318 9.68 19.35 2.00 -- MLB 1978-1994 1976-1994
1974-  1-   3-PHI
Jim Sundberg 34 R c Championship Series 7 24 3 4 1 1 1 6 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 10 25 3 1 .167 .200 .417 .617 .292 .250 .188 4.00 28.00 7.00 24.00 MLB 1974-1989 1974-1989
1973-  1-   2-TEX
Frank White 34 R 2b Championship Series 7 25 1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 26 0 5 .200 .231 .200 .431 .040 .000 .217 3.85 7.69 2.00 -- MLB 1973-1990 1973-1990
1970-    UDFA-KCA
Willie Wilson 29 B of Championship Series 7 29 5 9 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 12 30 1 8 .310 .333 .414 .747 .172 .103 .348 3.33 16.67 5.00 29.00 MLB 1976-1994 1976-2009
1974- 16- 381-LAN
33 record(s)
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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
Joe Beckwith 30 R World Series -- 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0.00 0.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 13.50 0.00 -- MLB 1979-1986 1974-1986
1977-  2-  46-LAN
Bud Black 28 L World Series -- 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 5.1 4 0 3 0 5 4 0 0 0 5.06 1.69 6.75 0.00 8.44 6.75 0.00 0.80 MLB 1981-1995 1979-1995
1979- 17- 417-SEA
Danny Jackson 23 L World Series -- 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 16.0 9 0 3 0 5 12 0 0 0 1.69 0.88 5.06 0.00 2.81 6.75 0.00 2.40 MLB 1983-1997 1981-1997
1982-  1-   1-KCA
Charlie Leibrandt 28 L World Series -- 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 16.1 10 0 5 0 4 10 0 0 0 2.76 0.86 5.51 0.00 2.20 5.51 0.00 2.50 MLB 1979-1993 1977-1993
1978-  9- 225-CIN
Dan Quisenberry 32 R World Series -- 1 0 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 4.1 5 0 1 0 3 3 0 0 0 2.08 1.85 10.38 0.00 6.23 6.23 0.00 1.00 MLB 1979-1990 1977-1990
1975-    UDFA-KCA
Bret Saberhagen 21 R World Series -- 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 18.0 11 0 1 0 1 10 0 0 0 0.50 0.67 5.50 0.00 0.50 5.00 0.00 10.00 MLB 1984-2001 1983-2001
1982- 19- 480-KCA
Bud Black 28 L Championship Series -- 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 10.2 11 0 2 0 4 8 0 0 0 1.69 1.41 9.28 0.00 3.37 6.75 0.00 2.00 MLB 1981-1995 1979-1995
1979- 17- 417-SEA
Steve Farr 28 R Championship Series -- 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6.1 4 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 1.42 0.79 5.68 0.00 1.42 4.26 0.00 3.00 MLB 1984-1994 1977-1994
1976-    UDFA-PIT
Mark Gubicza 22 R Championship Series -- 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 8.1 4 0 3 0 4 4 0 0 0 3.24 0.96 4.32 0.00 4.32 4.32 0.00 1.00 MLB 1984-1997 1981-1997
1981-  2-  34-KCA
Danny Jackson 23 L Championship Series -- 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 10.0 10 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0.00 1.10 9.00 0.00 0.90 6.30 0.00 7.00 MLB 1983-1997 1981-1997
1982-  1-   1-KCA
Charlie Leibrandt 28 L Championship Series -- 1 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 15.1 17 0 9 0 4 6 0 0 0 5.28 1.37 9.98 0.00 2.35 3.52 0.00 1.50 MLB 1979-1993 1977-1993
1978-  9- 225-CIN
Dan Quisenberry 32 R Championship Series -- 0 1 4 0 0 0 4 0 1 4.2 7 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 3.86 1.50 13.50 0.00 0.00 5.79 0.00 -- MLB 1979-1990 1977-1990
1975-    UDFA-KCA
Bret Saberhagen 21 R Championship Series -- 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 7.1 12 0 5 0 2 6 0 0 0 6.14 1.91 14.73 0.00 2.45 7.36 0.00 3.00 MLB 1984-2001 1983-2001
1982- 19- 480-KCA
13 record(s)