1997 Kansas City Royals Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 67-94
Finished 5th in the AL's Central Division
Manager: Bob Boone (36-46)
Manager: Tony Muser (31-48)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1997 Kansas City Royals Statistics
1997 Kansas City Royals Results

The Kansas City Royals of the American League ended the 1997 season with a record of 67 wins and 94 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's Central Division. Bob Boone and Tony Muser coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Kevin AppierPRRDecember 6, 19676'2"180Lancaster, CA USA
Tim BelcherPRROctober 19, 19616'3"210Mount Gilead, OH USA
Jay BellSSRRDecember 11, 19656'1"180Pensacola, FL USA
Yamil BenitezLFRROctober 5, 19726'2"195San Juan, P.R.
Brian BevilPRRSeptember 5, 19716'3"190Houston, TX USA
Ricky BonesPRRApril 7, 19695'10"200Salinas, P.R.
Hector CarrascoPRROctober 22, 19696'2"235San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
Larry CasianPRLOctober 28, 19656'0"170Lynwood, CA USA
Jim ConversePLRAugust 17, 19715'9"180San Francisco, CA USA
Scott Cooper3BLROctober 13, 19676'3"200St. Louis, MO USA
Johnny DamonOFLLNovember 5, 19736'2"205Fort Riley, KS USA
Chili DavisPBRJanuary 17, 19606'3"195Kingston, Ki Jamaica
Roland de la MazaPRRNovember 11, 19716'2"195Granada Hills, CA USA
Jermaine DyeRFRRJanuary 28, 19746'4"210Oakland, CA USA
Sal FasanoCRRAugust 10, 19716'2"220Chicago, IL USA
Tom GoodwinCFLRJuly 27, 19686'1"165Fresno, CA USA
Shane HalterIFRRNovember 8, 19695'10"160La Plata, MD USA
Chris HaneyPLLNovember 16, 19686'3"185Baltimore, MD USA
Jed Hansen2BRRAugust 19, 19726'1"195Tacoma, WA USA
David HowardIFBRFebruary 26, 19676'0"165Sarasota, FL USA
Jason JacomePLLNovember 24, 19706'1"155Tulsa, OK USA
Jeff King1BRRDecember 26, 19646'1"175Marion, IN USA
Ryan LongRFRRFebruary 3, 19736'2"215Houston, TX USA
Mike MacfarlaneCRRApril 12, 19646'1"200Stockton, CA USA
Felix MartinezSSBRMay 18, 19746'0"170Nagua, Ma D.R.
Allen McDillPLLAugust 23, 19716'0"155Greenville, MS USA
Jeff MontgomeryPRRJanuary 7, 19625'11"170Wellston, OH USA
Rod MyersLFLLJanuary 14, 19736'0"190Conroe, TX USA
Jon NunnallyRFLRNovember 9, 19715'10"190Pelham, NC USA
Jose Offerman2BBRNovember 8, 19686'0"150San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
Gregg OlsonPRROctober 11, 19666'4"210Scribner, NE USA
Dean Palmer3BRRDecember 27, 19686'1"175Tallahassee, FL USA
Craig Paquette3BRRMarch 28, 19696'0"190Long Beach, CA USA
Mike PerezPRROctober 19, 19646'0"185Yauco, P.R.
Hipolito PichardoPRRAugust 22, 19696'1"160Esperanza, Va D.R.
Jim PittsleyPRRApril 3, 19746'7"215Du Bois, PA USA
Bip RobertsLFBROctober 27, 19635'7"150Berkeley, CA USA
Jose RosadoPLLNovember 9, 19746'0"175Newark, NJ USA
Glendon RuschPLLNovember 7, 19746'2"170Seattle, WA USA
Jose SantiagoPRRNovember 5, 19746'3"200Fajardo, P.R.
Scott ServicePRRFebruary 26, 19676'6"230Cincinnati, OH USA
Tim SpehrCRRJuly 2, 19666'2"205Excelsior Springs, MO USA
Andy StewartCRRDecember 5, 19705'11"205Oshawa, ON CAN
Larry Sutton1BLLMay 14, 19705'11"175West Covina, CA USA
Mike SweeneyCRRJuly 22, 19736'1"195Orange, CA USA
Randy VeresPRRNovember 25, 19656'3"190San Francisco, CA USA
Joe VitielloRFRRApril 11, 19706'2"215Cambridge, MA USA
Jamie WalkerPLLJuly 1, 19716'2"190McMinnville, TN USA
Matt WhisenantPRLJune 8, 19716'3"215Los Angeles, CA USA
Mike WilliamsPRRJuly 29, 19686'2"190Radford, VA USA
Mitch WilliamsPLLNovember 17, 19646'3"180Santa Ana, CA USA