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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Kansas City Royals
           
            1980-1989
               
Previous Decade KC 1980 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
97 65 .599 1W 809 4 694 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 121 10 8 Darrell Porter   a       L 28   81 283 68 9 4 38 23 48 1 .240 .351 .322 .673 8.7 8.61
1B 83 8 8 Willie Aikens L 25   138 490 135 23 18 70 86 62 0 .276 .358 .433 .791 14.6 13.57
2B 77 8 8 Frank White G R 29   153 557 148 23 7 70 60 19 19 .266 .290 .359 .649 12.5 10.52
3B 233 1 1 George Brett 1 a-inj S L 27   112 442 174 33 23 86 114 57 15 .394 .458 .665 1.123 36.0 56.47
SS 118 6 6 U.L. Washington B 26   152 546 149 16 6 77 53 51 19 .273 .334 .375 .709 16.0 16.40
LF 113 3 3 Willie Wilson 4 G S B 24   102 452 150 18 1 82 26 15 54 .332 .357 .431 .788 20.8 27.70
CF 132 9 8 Amos Otis R 33   105 392 98 16 10 56 53 39 16 .250 .315 .383 .698 12.1 11.31
RF 94 6 6 Clint Hurdle L 22   125 385 112 30 10 49 58 34 0 .291 .347 .457 .804 13.8 13.61
DH 144 2 2 Hal McRae           R 34   110 450 132 35 14 64 75 26 9 .293 .336 .478 .814 14.0 15.02
Top 5 reserves  
CF 7 Willie Wilson 4     G S B 24   63 250 80 10 2 50 23 13 23 .320 .361 .408 .769 11.6 13.70
C 9 John Wathan T24 R 30   77 282 85 7 4 35 35 30 8 .301 .371 .397 .768 10.9 12.37
DH 19 Darrell Porter a(C) L 28   34 131 36 5 3 14 28 21 0 .275 .368 .397 .765 3.1 2.81
3B 20 Dave Chalk R 29   33 92 20 6 0 10 6 9 1 .217 .282 .283 .565 1.9 1.26
3B   23   Jamie Quirk           L 25   28 87 23 5 2 5 12 0 1 .264 .267 .391 .658 1.6 1.06
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 136 11   Dennis Leonard         R 29   38 9 3 20 11 280.33 271 80 155 .442 3.79 17.5 18.36
SP 2 Larry Gura T6 a L 32   36 16 4 18 10 283.33 272 76 113 .325 2.95 22.5 27.49
SP 34 Paul Splittorff L 33   33 4 0 14 11 202.00 235 42 53 .191 4.19 9.8 8.26
SP   35   Rich Gale         R 26   28 6 1 13 7 174.00 157 70 89 .392 3.98 9.2 8.16
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 108 2   Dan Quisenberry 8 5   R R 27   75 12 7 33 3 128.33 129 27 37 .237 3.09 19.4 20.72
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MR 94 5 Marty Pattin R 37   37 4 0 4 0 89.00 97 23 40 .333 3.64 6.4 7.00
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KC 1981
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
50 53 .485 4W 397 12 405 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 68 17 11 John Wathan           R 31   73 250 65 6 1 22 18 14 8 .260 .296 .320 .616 3.8 2.69
1B 128 4 4 Willie Aikens L 26   99 347 93 16 17 47 53 60 0 .268 .376 .461 .837 13.5 14.02
2B 66 T10 T10 Frank White a G R 30   93 363 90 16 9 35 38 19 4 .248 .283 .372 .655 7.4 6.04
3B 127 5 5 George Brett T27 A L 28   88 347 109 27 6 42 43 26 14 .314 .360 .484 .844 13.9 15.73
SS 80 6 6 U.L. Washington B 27   98 339 77 19 2 40 29 41 10 .227 .310 .307 .617 7.5 6.25
LF 111 6 6 Willie Wilson B 25   83 367 120 9 1 48 32 13 32 .327 .356 .392 .748 12.9 15.00
CF 102 6 6 Amos Otis R 34   86 324 92 21 9 48 54 26 15 .284 .333 .451 .784 11.4 11.54
RF 66 24 13 Cesar Geronimo L 33   50 97 22 0 1 8 9 7 4 .227 .274 .299 .573 1.7 0.87
DH 98 6 6 Hal McRae           R 35   97 374 101 23 6 35 33 33 3 .270 .329 .390 .719 7.4 6.32
Top 5 reserves  
RF 11 Clint Hurdle           L 23   28 74 24 3 4 12 14 13 0 .324 .425 .554 .979 4.6 5.15
C 18 Jerry Grote R 38   22 56 17 3 1 4 9 3 1 .304 .344 .446 .790 2.5 2.62
RF 25 Darryl Motley R R 21   39 121 29 4 2 15 8 6 1 .240 .279 .322 .601 1.3 0.65
C 28 Jamie Quirk L 26   22 57 12 0 0 5 5 2 0 .211 .250 .211 .461 0.5 0.23
1B   11   Lee May           R 39   32 80 26 5 3 13 10 9 0 .325 .389 .550 .939 4.3 4.57
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 106 6   Dennis Leonard         R 30   26 9 2 13 11 201.67 202 41 107 .440 2.99 13.8 15.29
SP 5 Larry Gura 9 L 33   23 12 2 11 8 172.33 139 35 61 .351 2.72 13.3 15.38
SP 48 Paul Splittorff L 34   15 1 0 4 5 87.00 95 21 39 .336 4.45 1.2 0.52
SP   T50   Rich Gale         R 27   15 2 0 5 6 85.33 91 35 42 .333 6.01 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 138 5   Dan Quisenberry         R 28   40 1 4 18 4 62.33 59 15 20 .270 1.73 10.3 10.80
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KC 1982
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
90 72 .556 2W 784 4 717 T9
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 86 10 9 John Wathan           R 32   120 438 119 11 3 77 49 47 36 .272 .344 .331 .675 9.3 8.20
1B 117 7 7 Willie Aikens L 27   128 456 127 28 16 53 69 43 0 .279 .341 .450 .791 13.8 13.16
2B 114 6 6 Frank White a G R 31   144 523 156 45 11 71 56 16 10 .298 .319 .470 .789 17.9 19.09
3B 158 3 3 George Brett T20 A L 29   134 508 152 31 19 93 76 70 3 .299 .383 .508 .891 26.3 31.98
SS 133 2 2 U.L. Washington B 28   117 435 125 19 10 64 60 38 23 .287 .340 .414 .754 17.6 20.60
LF 120 1 1 Willie Wilson 15 a S B 26   119 506 177 18 3 76 40 21 30 .350 .380 .451 .831 23.0 29.69
CF 107 5 5 Amos Otis R 35   125 474 136 25 11 73 88 37 9 .287 .335 .422 .757 14.8 15.02
RF 84 7 7 Jerry Martin R 33   134 466 121 18 11 45 54 37 1 .260 .315 .373 .688 12.7 11.51
DH 192 1 1 Hal McRae 4 a(OF)     S R 36   158 609 189 46 27 92 133 55 4 .310 .371 .545 .916 26.1 32.45
Top 5 reserves  
1B 11 Lee May           R 39   32 80 26 5 3 13 10 9 0 .325 .389 .550 .939 4.3 4.57
C 20 Don Slaught R R 23   43 115 32 6 3 14 8 9 0 .278 .331 .409 .740 3.6 3.30
CF 24 Willie Wilson 15 a S B 26   20 78 17 1 0 11 6 5 6 .218 .274 .308 .582 2.2 2.15
3B 20 Greg Pryor R 32   40 99 29 6 1 14 10 8 1 .293 .346 .404 .750 2.6 1.82
CF   26   Cesar Geronimo           L 34   32 71 15 2 2 8 14 7 1 .211 .268 .380 .648 2.3 1.82
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 80 20   Larry Gura         L 34   37 8 3 18 12 248.00 251 64 98 .311 4.03 12.9 12.27
SP 28 Vida Blue L 32   31 6 2 13 12 181.00 163 80 103 .424 3.78 10.8 10.26
SP 40 Paul Splittorff L 35   28 0 0 10 10 158.00 161 54 73 .340 4.27 6.9 5.51
SP   51   Dennis Leonard         R 31   21 2 0 10 6 130.67 145 46 58 .304 5.10 3.6 2.39
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 123 2   Dan Quisenberry 9 3 a   R 29   72 9 7 35 9 136.67 126 12 46 .333 2.57 21.5 23.87
CL    
MR 96 4 Mike Armstrong R R 28   52 5 5 6 2 112.67 88 43 75 .573 3.20 9.0 9.39
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KC 1983
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 83 .488 2W 696 12 767 9
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 72 19 13 John Wathan           R 33   92 320 81 17 2 35 25 22 19 .253 .303 .331 .634 4.8 3.38
1B 109 5 5 Willie Aikens L 28   112 380 113 26 22 55 63 42 0 .297 .370 .545 .915 17.1 19.22
2B 96 8 7 Frank White R 32   145 546 141 34 11 51 75 20 13 .258 .281 .403 .684 15.1 14.28
3B 135 2 2 George Brett A L 30   102 369 116 34 19 72 67 46 0 .314 .391 .572 .963 21.2 27.13
SS 91 5 5 U.L. Washington B 29   140 544 129 19 5 76 41 48 40 .237 .300 .322 .622 13.3 11.71
LF 96 14 13 Willie Wilson a B 27   64 268 75 13 1 41 11 16 33 .280 .323 .369 .692 7.2 7.15
CF 89 10 10 Willie Wilson a B 27   75 305 83 8 1 47 21 17 26 .272 .311 .334 .645 7.8 7.61
RF 64 18 12 Pat Sheridan R L 25   48 137 34 4 5 20 16 7 4 .248 .285 .401 .686 3.6 3.19
DH 145 2 2 Hal McRae           R 37   156 588 183 41 12 86 81 50 2 .311 .373 .463 .836 19.6 21.51
Top 5 reserves  
C 13 Don Slaught     R     R 24   79 267 82 12 0 20 27 10 3 .307 .330 .382 .712 6.7 6.01
LF 16 Butch Davis R R 25   33 122 42 2 2 13 18 4 4 .344 .359 .508 .867 5.1 5.94
CF 18 Amos Otis R 36   55 204 53 8 2 18 18 16 3 .260 .314 .348 .662 4.6 4.02
RF 22 Amos Otis R 36   41 150 39 8 2 17 23 11 1 .260 .309 .367 .676 3.2 2.89
LF   20   Pat Sheridan     R     L 25   27 77 24 5 2 13 11 6 3 .312 .361 .481 .842 2.8 2.67
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 67 T67   Larry Gura         L 35   31 5 0 10 18 192.67 214 74 52 .181 5.09 0.0 0.00
SP 32 Paul Splittorff L 36   27 4 0 13 8 156.00 159 52 61 .289 3.63 9.8 9.15
SP T30 Bud Black L 26   24 3 0 10 7 161.33 159 43 58 .287 3.79 9.7 9.55
SP   47   Steve Renko         R 38   17 1 0 6 8 102.67 123 28 42 .278 3.94 5.4 4.71
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 174 1   Dan Quisenberry 6 2 a   R 30   69 5 3 45 8 139.00 118 11 48 .372 1.94 27.8 37.37
CL    
MR 80 6 Mike Armstrong R 29   58 10 7 3 3 102.67 86 45 52 .397 3.86 6.8 6.30
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KC 1984
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
84 78 .519 1W 673 T11 686 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 74 10 9 Don Slaught           R 25   123 404 106 26 4 47 40 20 0 .262 .296 .376 .672 9.5 8.68
1B 89 7 7 Steve Balboni T19 R 27   125 433 106 23 27 60 76 45 0 .245 .321 .494 .815 14.6 13.76
2B 121 5 5 Frank White R 33   129 477 130 22 17 58 56 27 5 .273 .312 .447 .759 17.5 19.57
3B 112 5 5 George Brett A L 31   101 374 106 21 13 42 68 38 0 .283 .344 .460 .804 13.8 15.24
SS 83 7 7 Onix Concepcion R 36   85 271 79 9 1 33 23 13 6 .292 .325 .351 .676 8.3 7.56
LF 69 6 6 Darryl Motley R 24   105 364 109 17 14 52 61 23 8 .299 .339 .489 .828 10.9 11.33
CF 149 3 3 Willie Wilson 10 B 28   128 541 163 24 2 81 44 39 47 .301 .350 .390 .740 22.9 27.44
RF 78 10 9 Pat Sheridan L 26   101 358 98 19 5 49 40 29 13 .274 .328 .374 .702 11.1 10.20
DH 122 10 8 Hal McRae           R 38   94 297 91 13 3 29 40 29 0 .306 .360 .407 .767 7.9 6.82
Top 5 reserves  
DH 7 Jorge Orta           L 33   83 290 85 18 6 40 32 21 0 .293 .341 .452 .793 8.7 8.39
CF 16 Pat Sheridan L 26   35 116 34 5 3 12 12 10 6 .293 .346 .466 .812 4.5 4.57
3B 16 Greg Pryor R 34   105 205 51 8 3 23 17 11 0 .249 .292 .341 .633 4.1 2.42
RF 26 Darryl Motley R 24   45 146 37 8 1 12 8 3 2 .253 .268 .342 .610 2.4 1.54
SS   18   U.L. Washington           B 30   61 170 38 6 1 18 10 14 4 .224 .281 .276 .557 2.5 1.47
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 98 6   Bud Black         L 27   35 8 1 17 12 257.00 226 64 140 .483 3.12 20.0 23.06
SP 33 Mark Gubicza R-T7 R 21   29 4 2 10 14 189.00 172 75 111 .449 4.05 9.6 8.42
SP T62 Larry Gura L 36   25 3 0 11 9 155.33 164 56 60 .273 5.27 0.0 0.00
SP   32   Charlie Leibrandt         L 27   23 0 0 11 7 143.67 158 38 53 .270 3.63 9.5 9.31
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 142 1   Dan Quisenberry 3 2 a   R 31   72 6 3 44 9 129.33 121 12 41 .308 2.64 23.7 30.21
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MR 155 3 Joe Beckwith R 29   48 8 3 2 1 97.00 85 23 72 .667 3.06 8.3 9.20
MR 13 Mark Huismann R R 26   38 3 3 3 1 75.00 84 21 54 .514 4.20 3.9 3.33
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KC 1985
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
91 71 .562 1W 687 13 639 2
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 96 9 8 Jim Sundberg           R 34   112 362 87 12 10 38 33 33 0 .240 .304 .378 .682 11.2 10.88
1B 85 6 6 Steve Balboni 19 R 28   160 599 146 28 36 77 88 52 1 .244 .307 .477 .784 16.3 14.59
2B 103 5 5 Frank White R 34   149 563 140 25 22 62 69 28 10 .249 .284 .414 .698 15.9 16.16
3B 207 1 1 George Brett 2 A G S L 32   152 545 183 38 29 107 111 102 9 .336 .437 .583 1.020 37.3 52.30
SS 51 14 11 Onix Concepcion R 37   128 313 64 5 2 31 20 16 4 .204 .256 .246 .502 5.0 3.22
LF 87 6 6 Lonnie Smith R 29   119 447 115 23 6 77 41 41 40 .257 .322 .367 .689 12.2 12.95
CF 105 4 4 Willie Wilson B 29   140 605 168 25 4 87 43 29 43 .278 .316 .408 .724 18.8 18.97
RF 41 20 14 Darryl Motley R 25   76 240 58 11 14 30 37 11 6 .242 .276 .471 .747 2.9 1.65
DH 114 4 4 Hal McRae           R 39   106 295 79 19 13 40 67 40 0 .268 .356 .464 .820 8.0 8.05
Top 5 reserves  
C 17 John Wathan           R 35   49 137 34 8 1 10 9 16 1 .248 .331 .343 .674 4.6 4.33
DH 18 Jorge Orta L 34   85 271 72 19 4 28 40 18 2 .266 .312 .387 .699 4.0 3.17
RF 17 Pat Sheridan L 27   69 195 46 9 3 17 17 21 11 .236 .312 .349 .661 3.5 2.29
SS 19 Buddy Biancalana B 25   74 138 26 5 1 16 6 15 1 .188 .268 .261 .529 2.4 1.41
LF   31   Darryl Motley           R 25   44 118 24 7 3 14 6 5 0 .203 .242 .339 .581 1.1 0.58
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 192 3   Charlie Leibrandt   5     L 28   33 8 3 17 9 237.67 223 68 108 .371 2.69 23.5 30.45
SP 1 Bret Saberhagen 10 1 R 21   32 10 1 20 6 235.33 211 38 158 .635 2.87 24.4 32.72
SP 32 Bud Black L 28   33 5 2 10 15 205.67 216 59 122 .444 4.33 9.7 8.08
SP   15   Danny Jackson         L 23   32 4 3 14 12 208.00 209 76 114 .400 3.42 15.7 16.89
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 125 2   Dan Quisenberry 11 T3     R 32   84 8 9 37 12 129.00 142 16 54 .342 2.37 23.1 26.15
CL    
MR 72 14 Joe Beckwith R 30   49 1 5 1 2 95.00 99 32 80 .611 4.07 5.1 4.28
MR 22 Mike Jones L 25   32 3 2 0 0 62.00 59 36 32 .337 4.65 2.1 1.40
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KC 1986
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
76 86 .469 T3W 654 13 673 1
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 88 7 7 Jim Sundberg           R 35   134 421 89 9 11 40 41 54 1 .211 .299 .316 .615 9.5 8.46
1B 77 14 13 Steve Balboni R 29   137 510 117 25 29 54 88 43 0 .229 .288 .453 .741 9.7 7.32
2B 132 3 3 Frank White a G S R 35   151 559 153 37 22 76 84 42 4 .274 .323 .469 .792 19.7 21.83
3B 117 3 3 George Brett A-INJ L 33   115 412 122 27 15 66 67 78 1 .296 .410 .490 .900 19.1 21.83
SS 51 16 13 Angel Salazar R 24   115 297 73 20 0 23 24 7 1 .246 .267 .327 .594 4.4 2.58
LF 101 8 8 Lonnie Smith R 30   118 463 132 19 8 76 41 43 25 .285 .357 .404 .761 13.4 14.35
CF 80 10 10 Willie Wilson B 30   155 625 170 20 9 77 44 31 34 .272 .315 .370 .685 14.7 12.84
RF 39 27 14 Darryl Motley R 26   62 199 39 9 7 20 19 11 0 .196 .238 .357 .595 1.0 0.36
DH 60 15 12 Jorge Orta           L 35   87 315 89 13 9 33 42 22 0 .283 .327 .416 .743 5.0 3.87
Top 5 reserves  
1B 16 Kevin Seitzer     R     R 24   22 73 23 3 2 13 7 18 0 .315 .457 .466 .923 4.2 5.19
LF 19 Rudy Law L 29   54 160 45 14 1 20 16 14 11 .281 .337 .413 .750 4.1 3.59
C 22 Jamie Quirk L 31   41 125 26 3 6 14 15 10 0 .208 .270 .376 .646 2.8 2.45
SS 17 Buddy Biancalana B 26   89 183 44 4 2 21 8 11 5 .240 .284 .339 .623 3.6 2.17
RF   20   Rudy Law           L 29   36 128 32 10 0 20 17 12 3 .250 .324 .375 .699 2.6 2.01
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 122 15   Charlie Leibrandt         L 29   34 8 1 14 11 227.33 236 63 105 .351 4.12 13.7 13.71
SP 42 Dennis Leonard R 35   30 5 2 8 13 183.33 195 49 109 .447 4.42 8.1 6.64
SP 10 Danny Jackson L 24   27 4 1 11 12 177.67 169 70 111 .464 3.09 14.1 16.06
SP   48   Bret Saberhagen         R 22   25 4 2 6 12 146.33 157 28 107 .578 4.31 6.8 5.59
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 120 3   Bud Black         L 29   52 4 7 9 2 104.00 73 39 56 .500 2.34 14.3 16.71
CL 15 Dan Quisenberry R 33   62 3 7 12 4 81.33 92 24 36 .310 2.77 9.5 8.28
MR 191 1 Steve Farr R 29   56 8 4 8 1 109.33 90 39 83 .643 3.13 12.5 17.00
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KC 1987
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
83 79 .512 2W 715 14 691 2
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 71 13 9 Jamie Quirk           L 32   108 290 68 17 5 24 33 28 1 .234 .307 .345 .652 6.1 4.71
1B 85 12 12 George Brett L 34   83 312 89 8 16 47 59 50 5 .285 .379 .471 .850 11.2 10.97
2B 100 5 5 Frank White G R 36   152 557 137 32 17 67 78 50 1 .246 .308 .402 .710 13.5 13.09
3B 123 4 4 Kevin Seitzer T20 a R R 25   141 555 177 30 14 86 73 62 10 .319 .389 .467 .856 20.7 23.06
SS 60 15 14 Angel Salazar R 25   116 317 65 7 2 24 21 6 4 .205 .219 .246 .465 5.1 3.16
LF 76 15 12 Bo Jackson R R 24   95 316 77 16 19 37 44 23 7 .244 .299 .481 .780 7.2 6.27
CF 86 7 7 Willie Wilson B 31   143 600 168 18 4 96 29 30 57 .280 .320 .377 .697 14.9 13.53
RF 140 1 1 Danny Tartabull 17 R 24   149 556 172 24 32 91 94 75 8 .309 .390 .536 .926 23.7 28.47
DH 48 31 14 Steve Balboni           R 30   52 179 34 5 11 24 25 19 0 .190 .265 .413 .678 1.6 0.85
Top 5 reserves  
1B 17 Kevin Seitzer T20 a(3B) R     R 25   25 73 26 3 1 17 9 16 2 .356 .472 .521 .993 3.6 3.64
DH 17 George Brett L 34   21 80 23 8 5 17 14 11 0 .288 .370 .600 .970 3.1 3.62
C 20 Larry Owen R R 32   75 164 31 6 5 17 14 16 0 .189 .260 .317 .577 4.1 3.12
LF 22 Lonnie Smith R 31   32 118 34 7 3 17 6 17 5 .288 .377 .424 .801 3.0 2.90
SS   16   Bill Pecota     R     R 27   36 91 23 5 1 8 10 9 4 .253 .327 .363 .690 2.9 2.44
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 170 3   Bret Saberhagen     A   R 23   33 15 4 18 10 257.00 246 53 163 .545 3.36 23.3 29.80
SP 12 Mark Gubicza R 24   35 10 2 13 18 241.67 231 120 166 .473 3.98 16.4 17.09
SP 7 Charlie Leibrandt L 30   35 8 3 16 11 240.33 235 74 151 .489 3.41 20.1 23.18
SP   23   Danny Jackson         L 25   34 11 2 9 18 219.67 216 107 149 .461 4.02 13.0 12.23
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 45 15   Dan Quisenberry         R 34   47 4 1 8 3 49.00 58 10 17 .250 2.76 7.3 6.57
CL    
MR 124 9 Steve Farr R 30   47 4 3 1 4 91.00 97 44 88 .624 4.15 5.9 5.95
MR 12 Jerry Don Gleaton L 29   48 4 4 5 2 50.67 38 28 44 .667 4.26 4.8 4.31
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KC 1988
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
84 77 .522 3W 704 7 648 3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 91 18 14 Jamie Quirk           L 33   79 188 47 7 8 24 25 25 1 .250 .336 .426 .762 5.7 4.81
1B 127 4 4 George Brett 12 a(3B) S L 35   124 466 139 33 20 72 83 60 13 .298 .376 .506 .882 20.5 23.46
2B 71 12 11 Frank White R 37   148 518 120 25 7 48 56 21 7 .232 .264 .324 .588 8.5 6.54
3B 135 3 3 Kevin Seitzer R 26   147 554 169 32 5 92 59 72 10 .305 .389 .408 .797 21.4 23.30
SS 106 5 5 Kurt Stillwell a B 23   124 455 115 28 10 63 52 45 6 .253 .322 .402 .724 14.6 15.09
LF 91 7 6 Bo Jackson R 25   103 370 92 12 24 58 61 22 24 .249 .291 .481 .772 10.9 11.16
CF 63 10 10 Willie Wilson B 32   142 587 154 17 1 81 37 22 35 .262 .289 .334 .623 11.8 9.34
RF 122 3 3 Danny Tartabull R 25   130 458 125 35 23 74 90 71 8 .273 .371 .513 .884 21.2 22.94
DH 92 24 14 Bill Buckner           L 38   42 148 35 8 2 14 21 7 2 .236 .268 .331 .599 1.4 0.78
Top 5 reserves  
DH 8 George Brett 12 a(3B)     S1B L 35   33 123 41 9 4 20 20 22 1 .333 .435 .520 .955 6.0 7.94
C 11 Mike MacFarlane R R 24   68 207 56 15 4 25 26 21 0 .271 .338 .401 .739 7.3 7.51
DH 13 Pat Tabler R 30   40 152 49 9 1 23 24 15 2 .322 .383 .414 .797 3.9 3.77
LF 21 Pat Tabler R 30   28 102 29 6 0 8 15 5 0 .284 .315 .343 .658 3.2 3.40
SS   18   Bill Pecota           R 28   41 109 23 3 0 11 8 9 5 .211 .277 .275 .552 2.2 1.53
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 138 2   Mark Gubicza   3 a   R 25   35 8 4 20 8 269.67 237 83 183 .572 2.70 24.3 31.26
SP 16 Bret Saberhagen R 24   35 9 0 14 16 260.67 271 59 171 .518 3.80 14.6 14.56
SP 9 Charlie Leibrandt L 31   35 7 2 13 12 243.00 244 62 125 .408 3.19 17.5 19.11
SP   40   Floyd Bannister         L 33   31 2 0 12 13 189.33 182 68 113 .452 4.33 8.2 6.51
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 71 7   Steve Farr         R 31   61 4 4 20 6 76.67 68 28 68 .708 2.70 11.7 11.63
CL    
MR 87 11 Jeff Montgomery R R 26   45 7 2 1 2 62.67 54 30 47 .560 3.45 5.8 5.79
MR 22 Jerry Don Gleaton L 30   42 0 4 3 1 38.00 33 17 29 .580 3.55 2.9 2.12
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KC 1989
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
92 70 .568 2W 690 11 635 3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 146 1 1 Bob Boone       G   R 41   129 404 111 13 1 38 43 48 3 .275 .351 .324 .675 19.7 23.42
1B 97 8 8 George Brett L 36   104 390 118 23 11 61 71 54 14 .303 .384 .462 .846 16.9 18.35
2B 84 8 8 Frank White R 38   132 411 106 22 2 34 36 29 3 .258 .308 .331 .639 13.5 12.51
3B 137 3 3 Kevin Seitzer R 27   159 582 163 16 4 80 48 99 17 .280 .385 .335 .720 20.9 21.94
SS 108 3 3 Kurt Stillwell B 24   130 459 120 19 7 52 53 42 9 .261 .326 .379 .705 13.6 14.37
LF 112 5 5 Bo Jackson 10 A R 26   110 421 105 13 24 65 78 30 23 .249 .300 .480 .780 14.2 15.82
CF 111 14 12 Willie Wilson B 33   108 379 95 16 3 51 43 25 21 .251 .294 .354 .648 9.0 7.47
RF 102 8 7 Danny Tartabull R 26   71 253 69 13 9 32 37 34 4 .273 .364 .431 .795 8.8 9.21
DH 122 5 5 Danny Tartabull           R 26   55 184 48 9 9 25 25 29 0 .261 .360 .457 .817 6.4 7.01
Top 5 reserves  
CF 9 Jim Eisenreich           L 30   67 225 66 19 3 30 24 18 14 .293 .343 .453 .796 10.0 11.11
DH 10 Bo Jackson 10 A(OF) R 26   24 93 27 2 8 20 27 7 2 .290 .343 .570 .913 4.1 5.45
RF 14 Jim Eisenreich L 30   58 140 41 9 4 16 20 6 7 .293 .318 .486 .804 5.4 4.90
LF 20 Jim Eisenreich L 30   26 76 22 5 1 12 12 7 5 .289 .349 .395 .744 3.1 3.32
C   21   Mike MacFarlane           R 25   59 136 32 6 2 13 16 6 0 .235 .276 .324 .600 3.8 2.93
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 132 4   Mark Gubicza     a   R 26   36 8 2 15 11 255.00 252 63 173 .549 3.04 19.1 21.53
SP 1 Bret Saberhagen 8 1 R 25   35 12 4 23 5 260.00 206 41 191 .773 2.08 28.3 39.36
SP T60 Charlie Leibrandt L 32   27 3 1 5 11 150.00 186 51 62 .262 5.40 0.0 0.00
SP   43   Tom Gordon       R-2 R 21   16 1 1 7 7 97.00 83 45 75 .586 3.99 5.1 4.45
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 112 1   Jeff Montgomery         R 27   63 7 3 18 6 92.00 66 25 94 1.033 1.37 18.9 23.65
CL 25 Steve Farr R 32   49 1 5 18 4 51.33 63 21 46 .548 4.73 3.3 1.96
MR 69 4 Tom Gordon R-2 R 21   33 10 2 1 6 66.00 39 41 78 .975 3.14 7.5 10.08
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Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia