1979 Kansas City Royals Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 85-77
Finished 2nd in the AL's West Division
Manager: Whitey Herzog (85-77)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1979 Kansas City Royals Roster
1979 Kansas City Royals Results

The Kansas City Royals of the American League ended the 1979 season with a record of 85 wins and 77 losses, finishing second in the AL's West Division. Whitey Herzog coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Paul Splittorff1517.4694.24363501100240.024813711325771775011026
Dennis Leonard1412.5384.08323201250236.022611710733563126208966
Larry Gura1312.5204.4739331710233.72261371162973485715991
Al Hrabosky94.6923.7458037001165.06731273411039107294
Rich Gale910.4745.6534310210181.719713111419994103405830
Steve Busby66.5003.632212540094.37145381064345001405
Marty Pattin52.7144.583171110394.310950481121241104403
Eduardo Rodriguez41.8004.842911310274.3794240934426304330
Craig Chamberlain44.5003.751010040069.7683129718030102287
Dan Quisenberry32.6003.153202100540.042161457513001163
Steve Mingori33.5005.79301800146.76936301017218110223
Jerry Terrell000.001010001.000000000003
Craig Eaton002.7050400010.0833032400041
Gary Christenson003.3860100010.71054120400043
George Throop0013.504020002.7744052100020
Bill Paschall01.0006.5970500013.7181110253320068
Renie Martin03.0005.192501100534.7322020114325102149
Totals8577.5254.46401162120427271448.3147781671716553648640282406242

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
George Brett15470164511921242202310717105136.329.376.563.939363801414
Willie Wilson154640588113185181364983122892.315.351.420.771247171343
Amos Otis15166057710017028218903056892.295.369.444.813256123758
Darrell Porter1576795331011552310201123412165.291.421.484.9052581184138
Al Cowens136568516691521879731084044.295.345.409.753211123274
Frank White1275034677312426410482882554.266.300.403.703188111373
Hal McRae101443393551133241074543846.288.351.466.81618364170
Pete LaCock13245340854113254356213726.277.334.380.714155161167
Freddie Patek106338306307717013711121642.252.293.317.61097631030
U. L. Washington10130026832681252251072044.254.299.358.6589610661
Clint Hurdle592041711641103330012824.240.343.386.7296641044
John Wathan9021619926417322821724.206.227.302.5296070551
George Scott44162146193982120111232.267.329.370.69954122111
Steve Braun58139116153120410002211.267.384.388.7724520102
Jamie Quirk5185798246111100513.304.353.443.7963501000
Todd Cruz551261189247021501319.203.224.314.5383721130
Jerry Terrell31424051230121011.300.317.450.7671820100
Tom Poquette2128261500030014.192.214.192.407500010
Joe Zdeb1525233411001024.174.240.304.544710000
German Barranca5553310003100.600.600.8001.400400000
Jim Nettles1126230200010032.087.192.087.279200000
Jim Gaudet3660100000000.167.167.167.333100000
Renie Martin25000000000000000000
Steve Busby22000000000000000000
Craig Chamberlain10000000000000000000
Gary Christenson6000000000000000000
Craig Eaton5000000000000000000
George Throop4000000000000000000
Rich Gale34000000000000000000
Paul Splittorff36000000000000000000
Bill Paschall7000000000000000000
Eduardo Rodriguez29000000000000000000
Dan Quisenberry32000000000000000000
Larry Gura39000000000000000000
Al Hrabosky58000000000000000000
Dennis Leonard32000000000000000000
Marty Pattin31000000000000000000
Steve Mingori30000000000000000000
Totals21626349565385115962867911679120776528675.282.343.422.766238811435577656


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Pete LaCock1B10894816.082968379.9979.8938.3060000
George Scott1B4138330.333521427.9899.6998.6830000
John Wathan1B4925250.026419230.9931.1885.7760000
George Brett1B8551.047516.9819.1766.5000000
Jim Nettles1B101.020001.00018.0002.0000000
Frank White2B1251251076.33173321278.9825.4275.1920000
U. L. Washington2B4635346.01121111237.9495.8014.8480000
Jerry Terrell2B7117.057031.0006.3531.7140000
German Barranca2B119.047031.00011.00011.0000000
George Brett3B1491481287.31293733028.9443.5103.3690000
Jerry Terrell3B19785.052111.9632.7531.3680000
Todd Cruz3B9553.771633.8853.8572.5560000
Jamie Quirk3B3214.314001.0003.1401.6670000
U. L. Washington3B103.001001.0003.0001.0000000
Steve Braun3B202.00000.000.0000000
George Scott3B101.00000.000.0000000
Clint Hurdle3B101.010001.0009.0001.0000000
German Barranca3B101.00000.000.0000000
Darrell PorterC1411411230.0628681315.9825.0934.936150645747.1
John WathanC2318164.370510.9874.1083.261007222.2
Jamie QuirkC9240.015210.9443.8251.88900100.0
Jim GaudetC3114.0130001.0008.3574.33300300.0
Amos OtisOF1461431266.33851135.9922.8142.7120000
Willie WilsonOF1521351251.33841260.9852.8482.6050000
Al CowensOF1341321170.3288340.9862.2382.1720000
Clint HurdleOF5047371.088230.9682.1831.8000000
Steve BraunOF1814126.0264011.0002.1431.6670000
Jim NettlesOF8656.0190001.0003.0542.3750000
Joe ZdebOF9549.0130001.0002.3881.4440000
Tom PoquetteOF10447.071011.0001.532.8000000
John WathanOF308.020001.0002.250.6670000
Paul SplittorffP3635240.0152733.9331.5751.1670000
Dennis LeonardP3232236.0193212.9811.9451.5940000
Larry GuraP3933233.7153825.9642.0411.3590000
Rich GaleP3431181.792543.8951.6841.0000000
Marty PattinP31794.341310.9441.622.5480000
Steve BusbyP221294.3424011.0002.6711.2730000
Eduardo RodriguezP29174.30810.889.969.2760000
Craig ChamberlainP101069.752001.000.904.7000000
Al HraboskyP58065.02420.750.831.1030000
Steve MingoriP30146.76420.8331.929.3330000
Dan QuisenberryP32040.001012.9092.250.3130000
Renie MartinP25034.75810.9293.375.5200000
Bill PaschallP7013.702001.0001.317.2860000
Gary ChristensonP6010.721011.0002.531.5000000
Craig EatonP5010.011011.0001.800.4000000
George ThroopP402.70000.000.0000000
Jerry TerrellP101.00000.000.0000000
Freddie PatekSS10495796.71532491954.9554.5413.8650000
U. L. WashingtonSS5037354.062131631.9704.9073.8600000
Todd CruzSS4830291.747102413.9744.5983.1040000
Jamie QuirkSS505.003001.0005.400.6000000
Jerry TerrellSS101.00000.000.0000000
Totals1887145813035.043451777146433.9774.2273.244150755944.0




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