2001 Kansas City Royals Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 65-97
Finished 5th in the AL's Central Division
Attendance: 1,536,101, Avg. 18,964
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Manager: Tony Muser (65-96)
Manager: Jamie Quirk (0-1)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
2001 Kansas City Royals Statistics
2001 Kansas City Royals Roster

The Kansas City Royals of the American League ended the 2001 season with a record of 65 wins and 97 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's Central Division.

The Royals tallied 729 runs and conceded 858 runs. Mike Sweeney paced Kansas City with 29 home runs, while Carlos Beltran and Mark Quinn walloped 20 or more as well. Carlos Beltran accounted for 101 RBI and topped all regular hitters by connecting at a .306 clip. Jeff Suppan led the squad with 10 wins and a team-best 4.37 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Tony Muser and Jamie Quirk coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 728
Regular Season Runs Against: 858

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 2, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at New York Yankees 7 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
April 4, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at New York Yankees 8 L 0-0 0-2 0-2
April 5, 2001 Kansas City Royals 0 at New York Yankees 1 L 0-0 0-3 0-3
April 6, 2001 Minnesota Twins 6 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 0-1 0-3 0-4
April 7, 2001 Minnesota Twins 3 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 1-1 0-3 1-4
April 8, 2001 Minnesota Twins 4 at Kansas City Royals 15 W 2-1 0-3 2-4
April 9, 2001 New York Yankees 13 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 2-2 0-3 2-5
April 10, 2001 New York Yankees 9 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 2-3 0-3 2-6
April 11, 2001 New York Yankees 8 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 2-4 0-3 2-7
April 13, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 L 2-4 0-4 2-8
April 14, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 L 2-4 0-5 2-9
April 15, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 W 2-4 1-5 3-9
April 16, 2001 Kansas City Royals 5 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 2-4 2-5 4-9
April 17, 2001 Kansas City Royals 5 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 2-4 2-6 4-10
April 18, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 2-4 2-7 4-11
April 20, 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 12 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 2-5 2-7 4-12
April 21, 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 4 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 3-5 2-7 5-12
April 22, 2001 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 4-5 2-7 6-12
April 24, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Tampa Bay Devil Rays 4 L 4-5 2-8 6-13
April 25, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 L 4-5 2-9 6-14
April 26, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Tampa Bay Devil Rays 0 W 4-5 3-9 7-14
April 27, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 4-5 3-10 7-15
April 28, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 4-5 4-10 8-15
April 29, 2001 Kansas City Royals 11 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 4-5 5-10 9-15
April 30, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 W 4-5 6-10 10-15
May 1, 2001 Cleveland Indians 13 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 4-6 6-10 10-16
May 2, 2001 Cleveland Indians 8 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 4-7 6-10 10-17
May 3, 2001 Cleveland Indians 9 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 4-8 6-10 10-18
May 4, 2001 Minnesota Twins 6 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 4-9 6-10 10-19
May 5, 2001 Minnesota Twins 10 at Kansas City Royals 12 W 5-9 6-10 11-19
May 6, 2001 Minnesota Twins 4 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 5-10 6-10 11-20
May 8, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Cleveland Indians 8 L 5-10 6-11 11-21
May 9, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Cleveland Indians 5 L 5-10 6-12 11-22
May 10, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 5-10 7-12 12-22
May 11, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 5-10 7-13 12-23
May 12, 2001 Kansas City Royals 12 at Minnesota Twins 4 W 5-10 8-13 13-23
May 13, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 5-10 8-14 13-24
May 14, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Minnesota Twins 3 L 5-10 8-15 13-25
May 15, 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 at Kansas City Royals 6 W 6-10 8-15 14-25
May 16, 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 at Kansas City Royals 9 W 7-10 8-15 15-25
May 17, 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 8-10 8-15 16-25
May 18, 2001 Boston Red Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 8-11 8-15 16-26
May 19, 2001 Boston Red Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 9-11 8-15 17-26
May 20, 2001 Boston Red Sox 10 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 9-12 8-15 17-27
May 22, 2001 Oakland Athletics 4 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 9-13 8-15 17-28
May 23, 2001 Oakland Athletics 1 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 10-13 8-15 18-28
May 25, 2001 Seattle Mariners 9 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 10-14 8-15 18-29
May 26, 2001 Seattle Mariners 7 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 10-15 8-15 18-30
May 27, 2001 Seattle Mariners 5 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 10-16 8-15 18-31
May 28, 2001 Seattle Mariners 13 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 10-17 8-15 18-32
May 29, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Texas Rangers 8 L 10-17 8-16 18-33
May 30, 2001 Kansas City Royals 11 at Texas Rangers 2 W 10-17 9-16 19-33
May 31, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Texas Rangers 2 W 10-17 10-16 20-33
June 1, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Anaheim Angels 7 L 10-17 10-17 20-34
June 2, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Anaheim Angels 3 L 10-17 10-18 20-35
June 3, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Anaheim Angels 7 L 10-17 10-19 20-36
June 5, 2001 Chicago White Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 10-18 10-19 20-37
June 6, 2001 Chicago White Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 12 W 11-18 10-19 21-37
June 7, 2001 Chicago White Sox 5 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 11-19 10-19 21-38
June 8, 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks 11 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 11-20 10-19 21-39
June 9, 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 W 12-20 10-19 22-39
June 10, 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks 12 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 12-21 10-19 22-40
June 12, 2001 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Kansas City Royals 7 W 13-21 10-19 23-40
June 13, 2001 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 14-21 10-19 24-40
June 14, 2001 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 W 15-21 10-19 25-40
June 16, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 15-21 11-19 26-40
June 16, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 1 W 15-21 12-19 27-40
June 17, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 L 15-21 12-20 27-41
June 18, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 15-21 12-21 27-42
June 19, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 15-21 12-22 27-43
June 20, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 15-21 12-23 27-44
June 22, 2001 Cleveland Indians 6 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 15-22 12-23 27-45
June 23, 2001 Cleveland Indians 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 W 16-22 12-23 28-45
June 24, 2001 Cleveland Indians 4 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 16-23 12-23 28-46
June 26, 2001 Detroit Tigers 5 at Kansas City Royals 12 W 17-23 12-23 29-46
June 27, 2001 Detroit Tigers 4 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 18-23 12-23 30-46
June 28, 2001 Detroit Tigers 2 at Kansas City Royals 9 W 19-23 12-23 31-46
June 29, 2001 Kansas City Royals 5 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 19-23 13-23 32-46
June 30, 2001 Kansas City Royals 11 at Cleveland Indians 7 W 19-23 14-23 33-46
July 1, 2001 Kansas City Royals 13 at Cleveland Indians 11 W 19-23 15-23 34-46
July 2, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Cleveland Indians 2 L 19-23 15-24 34-47
July 3, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 19-23 15-25 34-48
July 4, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 19-23 15-26 34-49
July 5, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 19-23 15-27 34-50
July 6, 2001 Houston Astros 8 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 19-24 15-27 34-51
July 7, 2001 Houston Astros 10 at Kansas City Royals 8 L 19-25 15-27 34-52
July 8, 2001 Houston Astros 14 at Kansas City Royals 5 L 19-26 15-27 34-53
July 12, 2001 Kansas City Royals 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 19-26 15-28 34-54
July 13, 2001 Kansas City Royals 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 19-26 15-29 34-55
July 14, 2001 Kansas City Royals 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 19-26 16-29 35-55
July 15, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 19-26 16-30 35-56
July 16, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 19-26 17-30 36-56
July 17, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Chicago Cubs 7 L 19-26 17-31 36-57
July 18, 2001 Seattle Mariners 2 at Kansas City Royals 0 L 19-27 17-31 36-58
July 19, 2001 Seattle Mariners 3 at Kansas City Royals 6 W 20-27 17-31 37-58
July 20, 2001 Oakland Athletics 14 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 20-28 17-31 37-59
July 21, 2001 Oakland Athletics 10 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 20-29 17-31 37-60
July 22, 2001 Oakland Athletics 4 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 21-29 17-31 38-60
July 23, 2001 Oakland Athletics 7 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 21-30 17-31 38-61
July 24, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 21-30 18-31 39-61
July 25, 2001 Kansas City Royals 5 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 21-30 19-31 40-61
July 26, 2001 Kansas City Royals 0 at Seattle Mariners 4 L 21-30 19-32 40-62
July 27, 2001 Kansas City Royals 0 at Oakland Athletics 5 L 21-30 19-33 40-63
July 28, 2001 Kansas City Royals 9 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 21-30 20-33 41-63
July 29, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Oakland Athletics 6 L 21-30 20-34 41-64
July 31, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 21-30 21-34 42-64
August 1, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Chicago White Sox 7 L 21-30 21-35 42-65
August 2, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 21-30 22-35 43-65
August 3, 2001 Kansas City Royals 7 at Minnesota Twins 8 L 21-30 22-36 43-66
August 4, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 21-30 22-37 43-67
August 5, 2001 Kansas City Royals 10 at Minnesota Twins 5 W 21-30 23-37 44-67
August 6, 2001 Baltimore Orioles 9 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 21-31 23-37 44-68
August 7, 2001 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 21-32 23-37 44-69
August 8, 2001 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 21-33 23-37 44-70
August 9, 2001 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Kansas City Royals 6 W 22-33 23-37 45-70
August 10, 2001 Detroit Tigers 3 at Kansas City Royals 7 W 23-33 23-37 46-70
August 11, 2001 Detroit Tigers 1 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 24-33 23-37 47-70
August 12, 2001 Detroit Tigers 4 at Kansas City Royals 6 W 25-33 23-37 48-70
August 14, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 25-33 23-38 48-71
August 15, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 25-33 23-39 48-72
August 16, 2001 Kansas City Royals 9 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 25-33 24-39 49-72
August 17, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 25-33 24-40 49-73
August 18, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 25-33 25-40 50-73
August 19, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 25-33 25-41 50-74
August 20, 2001 Chicago White Sox 1 at Kansas City Royals 10 W 26-33 25-41 51-74
August 21, 2001 Chicago White Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 26-34 25-41 51-75
August 22, 2001 Chicago White Sox 13 at Kansas City Royals 12 L 26-35 25-41 51-76
August 23, 2001 Chicago White Sox 7 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 26-36 25-41 51-77
August 24, 2001 Minnesota Twins 9 at Kansas City Royals 3 L 26-37 25-41 51-78
August 25, 2001 Minnesota Twins 7 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 26-38 25-41 51-79
August 26, 2001 Minnesota Twins 7 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 26-39 25-41 51-80
August 28, 2001 Anaheim Angels 4 at Kansas City Royals 10 W 27-39 25-41 52-80
August 29, 2001 Anaheim Angels 3 at Kansas City Royals 6 W 28-39 25-41 53-80
August 30, 2001 Anaheim Angels 1 at Kansas City Royals 2 W 29-39 25-41 54-80
August 31, 2001 Texas Rangers 7 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 29-40 25-41 54-81
September 1, 2001 Texas Rangers 7 at Kansas City Royals 8 W 30-40 25-41 55-81
September 2, 2001 Texas Rangers 12 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 30-41 25-41 55-82
September 4, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Anaheim Angels 1 W 30-41 26-41 56-82
September 5, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Anaheim Angels 4 L 30-41 26-42 56-83
September 6, 2001 Kansas City Royals 6 at Anaheim Angels 7 L 30-41 26-43 56-84
September 7, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Texas Rangers 8 L 30-41 26-44 56-85
September 8, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Texas Rangers 3 W 30-41 27-44 57-85
September 9, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Texas Rangers 4 L 30-41 27-45 57-86
September 18, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Cleveland Indians 11 L 30-41 27-46 57-87
September 19, 2001 Kansas City Royals 3 at Cleveland Indians 11 L 30-41 27-47 57-88
September 20, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 30-41 28-47 58-88
September 21, 2001 Kansas City Royals 7 at Chicago White Sox 8 L 30-41 28-48 58-89
September 22, 2001 Kansas City Royals 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 30-41 28-49 58-90
September 23, 2001 Kansas City Royals 2 at Chicago White Sox 10 L 30-41 28-50 58-91
September 24, 2001 Detroit Tigers 4 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 30-42 28-50 58-92
September 25, 2001 Detroit Tigers 6 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 30-43 28-50 58-93
September 26, 2001 Detroit Tigers 6 at Kansas City Royals 8 W 31-43 28-50 59-93
September 27, 2001 Detroit Tigers 7 at Kansas City Royals 8 W 32-43 28-50 60-93
September 28, 2001 Chicago White Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 3 W 33-43 28-50 61-93
September 29, 2001 Chicago White Sox 10 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 33-44 28-50 61-94
September 30, 2001 Chicago White Sox 5 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 33-45 28-50 61-95
October 2, 2001 Cleveland Indians 1 at Kansas City Royals 5 W 34-45 28-50 62-95
October 3, 2001 Cleveland Indians 4 at Kansas City Royals 1 L 34-46 28-50 62-96
October 4, 2001 Cleveland Indians 4 at Kansas City Royals 8 W 35-46 28-50 63-96
October 6, 2001 Kansas City Royals 8 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 35-46 29-50 64-96
October 6, 2001 Kansas City Royals 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 35-46 29-51 64-97
October 7, 2001 Kansas City Royals 10 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 35-46 30-51 65-97