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Kansas City Royals


3590 - 3827 (.484)


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Wins
Last
Since
World Series
1
1985
30 yrs
League
3
2014
1 yr
Division
7
1985
30 yrs
Wild Card
1
2014
1 yr

Top Hitter


George
Brett

Top Pitcher


Kevin
Appier
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Seasons

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Glossary
Team Lg Rnk Top Position Player Top Pitcher
AL
62
42
.596
1
3
59
0.0
0.6
Lorenzo Cain
5.8
Wade Davis
2.5
AL
89
73
.549
2
5
27
-0.2
0.4
Alex Gordon
6.6
Wade Davis
3.7
AL
86
76
.531
3
-0
47
-0.4
0.7
Alex Gordon
4.2
James Shields
4.1
AL
72
90
.444
3
-2
-70
-0.4
-0.1
Alex Gordon
6.3
Kelvin Herrera
2.5
AL
71
91
.438
4
-7
-32
-0.1
-0.1
Alex Gordon
7.2
Greg Holland
2.5
AL
67
95
.414
5
3
-169
-0.3
-0.8
Billy Butler
3.2
Joakim Soria
3.7
AL
65
97
.401
4
-0
-156
-0.6
-0.4
Alberto Callaspo
2.4
Zack Greinke
10.4
AL
75
87
.463
4
3
-90
-0.6
0.1
Mike Aviles
4.7
Zack Greinke
5.4
AL
69
93
.426
5
-5
-72
-0.7
0.2
Mark Grudzielanek
3.2
Gil Meche
4.2
AL
62
100
.383
5
1
-214
-0.3
-1.1
Mark Teahen
3.7
Todd Wellemeyer
1.0
AL
56
106
.346
5
-3
-234
-0.5
-1.1
David DeJesus
4.4
Andy Sisco
2.3
AL
58
104
.358
5
-5
-185
-0.6
-0.7
Joe Randa
2.7
Zack Greinke
3.7
AL
83
79
.512
3
5
-31
-0.3
0.1
Carlos Beltran
5.8
Darrell May
6.0
AL
62
100
.383
4
-4
-154
-0.8
-0.2
Mike Sweeney
5.0
Paul Byrd
5.6
AL
65
97
.401
5
-3
-129
-0.8
-0.1
Carlos Beltran
6.5
Jeff Suppan
2.5
AL
77
85
.475
4
1
-51
-0.2
-0.1
Johnny Damon
6.1
Mac Suzuki
3.2
AL
64
97
.398
4
-11
-65
-0.1
-0.3
Johnny Damon
5.4
Jose Rosado
4.0
AL
72
89
.447
3
9
-185
-0.7
-0.4
Jose Offerman
5.3
Tim Belcher
3.3
AL
67
94
.416
5
-6
-73
-0.4
-0.1
Jay Bell
5.4
Kevin Appier
5.6
AL
75
86
.466
5
-2
-40
-0.9
0.6
Mike Macfarlane
2.9
Kevin Appier
6.0
AL
70
74
.486
2
4
-62
-0.7
0.3
Gary Gaetti
3.4
Kevin Appier
4.6
AL
64
51
.557
3
2
42
-0.5
0.9
Bob Hamelin
2.6
David Cone
6.8
AL
84
78
.519
3
5
-19
-0.7
0.6
Greg Gagne
3.2
Kevin Appier
9.2
AL
72
90
.444
5
-2
-57
-0.7
0.3
Keith Miller
2.7
Kevin Appier
8.1
AL
82
80
.506
6
0
5
-0.1
0.1
Danny Tartabull
4.4
Bret Saberhagen
5.1
AL
75
86
.466
6
-5
-2
0.1
-0.1
George Brett
4.1
Kevin Appier
5.3
AL
92
70
.568
2
5
55
-0.0
0.4
Jim Eisenreich
3.1
Bret Saberhagen
9.7
AL
84
77
.522
3
-3
56
0.1
0.3
George Brett
5.2
Mark Gubicza
7.7
AL
83
79
.512
2
-1
24
-0.4
0.6
Kevin Seitzer
5.5
Bret Saberhagen
8.0
AL
76
86
.469
3
-3
-19
-0.6
0.5
Frank White
4.0
Mark Gubicza
3.4
AL
91
71
.562
1
5
48
-0.4
0.7
George Brett
8.3
Bret Saberhagen
7.3
AL
84
78
.519
1
4
-13
-0.2
0.2
Willie Wilson
4.3
Buddy Black
4.6
AL
79
83
.488
2
5
-71
-0.2
-0.3
George Brett
4.3
Dan Quisenberry
5.5
AL
90
72
.556
2
2
67
0.5
-0.0
Willie Wilson
6.3
Dan Quisenberry
3.3
AL
50
53
.485
4
-1
-8
-0.2
0.1
Willie Wilson
4.1
Larry Gura
3.7
AL
97
65
.599
1
4
115
0.6
0.2
George Brett
9.4
Larry Gura
6.2
AL
85
77
.525
2
1
35
0.5
-0.2
George Brett
8.6
Dennis Leonard
3.0
AL
92
70
.568
1
-1
109
0.4
0.3
Amos Otis
7.4
Larry Gura
4.5
AL
102
60
.630
1
4
171
0.5
0.6
George Brett
7.6
Dennis Leonard
5.6
AL
90
72
.556
1
-2
102
0.3
0.3
George Brett
7.5
Mark Littell
3.2
AL
91
71
.562
2
3
61
-0.0
0.4
John Mayberry
7.2
Steve Busby
6.1
AL
77
85
.475
5
-5
5
-0.2
0.2
Amos Otis
4.9
Steve Busby
6.5
AL
88
74
.543
2
7
3
0.2
-0.1
John Mayberry
5.2
Paul Splittorff
3.5
AL
76
78
.494
4
-5
35
0.3
-0.1
John Mayberry
4.9
Roger Nelson
5.1
AL
85
76
.528
2
-0
37
-0.0
0.3
Amos Otis
5.3
Mike Hedlund
4.2
AL
65
97
.401
4
-6
-94
-0.4
-0.2
Amos Otis
4.1
Bob Johnson
4.5
AL
69
93
.426
4
-0
-102
-0.7
-0.0
Ed Kirkpatrick
3.1
Wally Bunker
4.2
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