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2011 Kansas City Royals


71 - 91

(4th place in the AL Central, 24 GB)

2010 / 2012 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 730 / 744 (-14)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 762 / 738 (-24)

Pythagorean Record: 78 - 84 (-7)

Home Record: 40 - 41 (.494) -2.6 wins
Away Record: 31 - 50 (.383) -7.4 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Kauffman Stadium

Attendance: 1,724,450 Avg Att: 21,290 (0.74)
Att Rank: 12 / 14 Lg Avg: 28,774
       
Park Factor: 1.02    
HR Factor: 0.93 R/L HR: 0.93 / 0.94

Notes:




Retroactive Top Prospects

(As of March 1, 2011)


Bats:


Throws:



Glossary
# Pos Acquired Via Date
1
C 20
16.9
7.3
5.0
0.0
4.6
1.5
2.9
4.1
3.4
2.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 10, 2006
2
SP 22
10.3
-0.0
0.0
10.3
0.0
-0.2
0.4
0.9
3.6
1.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
3
1B 21
10.1
16.5
-1.4
0.0
-5.0
1.5
-0.4
3.5
0.8
3.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
4
RP 25
10.0
-0.1
0.0
9.9
0.2
2.5
1.8
3.1
2.5
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
5
3B 22
9.7
6.2
1.8
0.0
1.6
1.1
3.1
-0.1
0.4
4.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
6
RP 21
8.3
-0.1
0.0
8.2
0.1
-0.2
2.5
-0.2
2.8
1.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Dec 13, 2006
7
SP 20
8.1
-0.0
0.0
8.1
0.0
0.0
0.3
1.2
3.5
Trade
Dec 19, 2010
8
SP 19
7.3
0.0
0.0
7.3
0.0
0.3
3.3
1.8
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 8, 2008
9
1B 20
5.3
8.1
-0.8
0.0
-2.0
1.9
-1.0
1.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
10
RP 23
4.2
0.1
0.0
4.1
0.1
-0.0
-0.5
0.5
0.8
1.5
Trade
Dec 19, 2010
11
RF 25
4.2
1.3
3.6
0.0
-0.7
-0.0
2.7
1.6
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
12
RF 25
3.3
2.0
1.9
0.0
-0.6
1.0
Trade
Aug 9, 2008
13
RP 24
2.6
-0.0
0.0
2.5
0.1
1.4
0.5
1.3
-0.3
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
14
SP 21
2.5
-0.0
0.0
2.5
0.0
0.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
15
RP 24
2.4
-0.1
0.0
2.3
0.2
1.6
0.9
0.3
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
16
RP 23
2.2
-0.0
0.0
2.2
0.0
1.0
0.9
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
17
2B 21
1.9
0.3
1.2
0.0
0.4
0.7
0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2010
18
RP 21
1.9
-0.1
0.0
1.8
0.2
0.9
1.0
-0.2
0.1
Trade
Jul 31, 2010
19
2B 22
1.6
0.8
0.6
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2010
20
RP 21
1.5
0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
1.1
Trade
Jul 22, 2010
21
RP 25
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.3
0.1
0.7
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
22
2B 23
1.2
2.2
-2.1
0.0
1.0
0.1
-0.5
-0.0
0.1
1.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
23
LF 23
0.7
0.3
0.6
0.0
-0.2
0.7
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 6, 2006
24
SS 24
0.5
-1.8
2.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
1.1
-0.5
-0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2005
25
RP 23
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
0.8
-0.1
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
26
RP 23
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
0.1
0.6
0.0
-0.2
Draft (Rule 5)
Dec 9, 2010
27
RP 21
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
28
RP 23
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.1
Trade
Nov 10, 2010
29
C 22
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Sep 6, 2005
30
RP 23
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
31
3B 18
0.1
0.7
-0.9
0.0
0.3
0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2009
32
RP 22
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
33
C 23
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
Trade
Sep 3, 2009
34
SS 19
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Aug 28, 2010
35
CF 21
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
36
2B 21
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
Trade
May 1, 2010
37
- 17
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Nov 20, 2010
38
RF 22
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
39
LF 25
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
Free Agency
Jan 16, 2010
40
1B 26
-0.3
1.4
-1.0
0.0
-0.8
-0.1
0.1
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
41
- 24
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
42
- 21
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
43
- 22
-0.6
0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
-0.6
Free Agency (Amateur)
Nov 20, 2006
44
RP 22
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
-0.6
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
45
- 20
-1.4
-0.3
0.0
-1.1
0.0
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 5, 2008
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James