Kansas City Royals


Record 3528 - 3785 (.482)
Home +/- -74.4
Away +/- -54.2
#
Last
Since
World Series
1
1985
29 yrs
League
3
2014
0 yrs
Division
7
1985
29 yrs
Wild Card
1
2014
0 yrs
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Team Analysis

       
Average
Draft
Trade
Free Agent
Amateur FA
Other
Home Grown
Orig
 
.549
 
29.2
28.7 29.6
3.4
 
15.7
33.7%
16.2
35.5%
1.4
16.0%
9.5
13.8%
-1.4
1.0%
 
25.2
47.5%
 
.531
 
28.7
27.4 30.1
3.0
 
21.4
34.1%
10.9
44.0%
1.8
13.7%
4.4
6.9%
0.7
1.4%
 
25.9
41.0%
 
.444
 
27.4
26.6 28.2
2.9
 
15.3
42.9%
6.5
23.9%
2.8
24.8%
5.4
5.2%
0.1
3.1%
 
20.7
48.2%
 
.438
 
26.8
26.4 27.2
2.3
 
20.9
43.7%
0.4
17.5%
12.1
30.9%
1.2
1.3%
0.8
6.6%
 
22.2
45.0%
 
.414
 
28.6
29.3 28.0
3.0
 
12.9
35.3%
1.3
26.8%
5.0
29.2%
-0.9
1.1%
5.3
7.6%
 
12.1
36.4%
 
.401
 
28.6
28.1 29.1
2.8
 
14.5
29.4%
4.3
31.1%
-2.9
32.7%
0.0
0.8%
4.2
6.0%
 
14.6
30.2%
 
.463
 
28.3
28.4 28.2
2.5
 
14.4
30.8%
2.6
35.5%
9.1
27.9%
0.1
0.1%
4.0
5.7%
 
14.5
30.9%
 
.426
 
28.1
28.5 27.8
2.3
 
8.1
25.8%
9.7
41.3%
8.4
26.4%
0.0
0.0%
2.5
6.5%
 
8.1
25.8%
 
.383
 
29.3
30.2 28.4
2.3
 
2.6
15.5%
4.8
33.0%
6.2
35.2%
-1.6
7.4%
1.3
8.8%
 
1.0
23.0%
 
.346
 
27.4
28.6 26.2
2.5
 
6.2
30.5%
-2.4
28.6%
-0.5
25.1%
2.2
8.6%
3.7
7.2%
 
8.4
39.2%
 
.358
 
28.6
29.5 27.7
2.6
 
8.2
32.1%
2.6
26.9%
5.1
37.7%
0.4
1.3%
-0.3
2.0%
 
8.6
33.4%
 
.512
 
29.0
29.6 28.4
2.7
 
11.8
32.9%
8.1
22.9%
11.5
34.2%
-0.1
4.9%
0.3
5.1%
 
11.7
37.7%
 
.383
 
28.8
29.7 27.9
2.7
 
9.0
26.8%
5.8
31.9%
2.0
30.5%
2.9
6.0%
1.3
4.8%
 
12.0
32.8%
 
.401
 
28.1
28.6 27.5
2.8
 
12.2
38.9%
3.1
27.2%
10.5
28.8%
-0.1
2.5%
0.2
2.5%
 
12.1
41.5%
 
.475
 
27.1
28.0 26.2
2.5
 
13.8
32.2%
6.5
31.2%
7.8
24.5%
1.7
3.1%
0.6
9.0%
 
15.5
35.3%
 
.398
 
27.3
27.3 27.2
2.9
 
15.5
39.6%
6.2
29.5%
5.3
23.9%
1.9
4.6%
-0.1
2.4%
 
17.3
44.2%
 
.447
 
29.2
29.3 29.1
2.8
 
2.8
32.5%
8.8
33.6%
5.1
27.6%
1.1
6.0%
-0.3
0.3%
 
3.0
39.3%
 
.416
 
28.8
29.5 28.1
2.6
 
11.2
38.4%
16.3
34.7%
1.0
20.8%
0.4
1.8%
0.9
4.4%
 
11.9
40.5%
 
.466
 
28.6
27.6 29.6
3.3
 
14.5
41.4%
6.9
21.8%
9.8
27.0%
0.2
2.4%
1.8
7.5%
 
14.7
43.7%
 
.486
 
29.1
29.7 28.5
4.2
 
10.8
41.7%
2.3
16.3%
10.8
25.2%
0.4
2.6%
4.6
14.1%
 
11.2
44.3%
 
.557
 
29.6
30.6 28.5
4.0
 
15.1
43.9%
-0.5
19.8%
10.8
28.6%
0.2
3.4%
3.1
4.2%
 
15.3
47.4%
 
.519
 
29.2
30.6 27.8
3.8
 
18.6
38.1%
3.0
28.9%
14.5
25.0%
2.6
5.9%
0.6
2.1%
 
21.1
43.9%
 
.444
 
28.5
29.4 27.6
3.6
 
11.3
41.5%
11.5
25.9%
5.9
19.3%
3.0
6.8%
2.8
6.5%
 
14.4
48.4%
 
.506
 
28.5
29.1 27.9
4.2
 
21.5
55.0%
12.3
19.9%
3.6
21.1%
-0.5
0.7%
-0.1
3.2%
 
21.0
55.8%
 
.466
 
28.9
30.2 27.5
4.6
 
27.4
48.5%
3.6
21.9%
4.0
21.6%
-1.0
3.3%
1.0
4.8%
 
26.2
52.1%
 
.568
 
29.5
30.9 28.0
4.8
 
27.0
45.4%
9.9
33.3%
1.5
13.0%
1.8
3.7%
3.2
4.5%
 
28.8
49.5%
 
.522
 
29.5
30.0 29.0
4.9
 
23.1
44.4%
13.9
37.0%
2.2
11.1%
0.8
5.6%
-1.0
1.9%
 
23.3
50.2%
 
.512
 
28.6
29.8 27.4
4.8
 
29.6
47.8%
7.3
28.1%
-0.2
15.9%
4.1
7.3%
0.0
0.9%
 
33.3
55.5%
 
.469
 
29.6
31.5 27.7
5.3
 
15.3
45.5%
8.5
35.1%
2.8
8.8%
5.7
10.4%
-0.2
0.2%
 
20.8
56.1%
 
.562
 
28.9
31.4 26.3
4.6
 
22.5
42.5%
11.7
38.3%
-0.8
6.5%
6.6
12.7%
0.0
0.0%
 
29.2
55.2%
 
.519
 
28.6
30.0 27.2
4.4
 
12.4
44.9%
11.4
36.7%
-0.4
3.1%
9.9
15.2%
-0.1
0.1%
 
22.3
60.1%
 
.488
 
31.7
30.9 32.5
5.8
 
11.4
33.4%
5.5
32.3%
2.6
16.0%
7.4
17.0%
-0.7
1.2%
 
18.8
50.5%
 
.556
 
31.2
31.0 31.5
5.5
 
15.0
27.5%
13.8
41.9%
1.6
15.2%
9.6
14.5%
-0.3
0.9%
 
24.7
42.0%
 
.485
 
29.6
29.9 29.3
5.8
 
11.4
50.0%
7.1
29.8%
0.1
4.1%
4.8
13.1%
0.5
2.9%
 
16.2
63.1%
 
.599
 
29.1
28.3 29.9
5.3
 
27.1
47.9%
13.0
32.6%
-0.8
5.5%
6.4
13.9%
0.1
0.1%
 
33.5
61.8%
 
.525
 
29.0
28.4 29.5
5.1
 
18.8
48.8%
13.6
39.7%
0.4
3.6%
3.4
8.0%
0.0
0.0%
 
22.5
56.8%
 
.568
 
28.5
27.9 29.1
4.6
 
18.4
50.8%
22.3
40.0%
-1.5
3.6%
3.7
5.5%
0.0
0.1%
 
22.1
56.4%
 
.630
 
28.5
28.1 28.9
4.2
 
27.6
42.0%
20.9
46.8%
0.9
6.8%
2.0
4.4%
0.0
0.0%
 
29.5
46.4%
 
.556
 
27.7
27.5 28.0
4.3
 
17.6
45.4%
19.6
38.0%
1.7
3.9%
2.2
4.6%
2.2
8.0%
 
19.9
50.0%
 
.562
 
28.6
28.6 28.6
3.7
 
20.7
39.0%
16.6
45.0%
-0.1
3.0%
1.5
2.7%
6.4
10.4%
 
22.2
41.7%
 
.475
 
28.5
28.0 29.0
3.0
 
11.4
32.2%
21.5
54.3%
-0.0
2.8%
-0.5
1.7%
6.2
9.0%
 
10.7
34.5%
 
.543
 
27.3
28.2 26.5
3.0
 
9.6
23.7%
15.5
51.2%
0.4
3.4%
-0.2
1.3%
6.9
20.4%
 
9.4
25.0%
 
.494
 
27.9
28.2 27.6
2.9
 
5.3
12.2%
22.0
43.1%
3.0
5.9%
0.5
0.6%
6.6
38.2%
 
5.9
12.8%
 
.528
 
27.2
27.8 26.7
2.3
 
4.8
10.7%
15.9
40.3%
-0.6
2.3%
0.0
0.0%
15.2
46.7%
 
4.8
10.7%
 
.401
 
26.7
26.8 26.5
1.7
 
-0.1
0.7%
12.9
29.3%
-2.5
3.8%
0.0
0.0%
11.8
66.2%
 
-0.1
0.7%
 
.426
 
25.9
26.4 25.6
1.0
 
0.0
0.0%
4.6
9.3%
-3.0
8.5%
0.0
0.0%
21.7
82.2%
 
0.0
0.0%
 
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