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1983 Kansas City Royals Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 79-83
Finished 2nd in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 1,963,886, Avg. 24,859
Ballpark: Royals Stadium
Manager: Dick Howser (79-83)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1983 Kansas City Royals Roster
1983 Kansas City Royals Results

The Kansas City Royals of the American League ended the 1983 season with a record of 79 wins and 83 losses, finishing second in the AL's West Division.

The Royals plated 696 runs and conceded 767 runs. George Brett paced Kansas City with 25 home runs, and Willie Aikens walloped 20 or more, too. George Brett drove in 93 runs. Hal McRae topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .311 clip. Paul Splittorff led the squad with 13 wins, while Dan Quisenberry registered a 1.94 earned run average, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Dick Howser 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 Splittorff138.6193.6327270400156.01597763952261103667
Larry Gura1118.3794.9034311500200.32201191092376657800881
Buddy Black107.5883.7924240300161.315975681943158204672
Mike Armstrong107.5883.8658033003102.78653441145352305432
Dennis Leonard63.6673.711010010063.0692926319131001270
Steve Renko611.3534.3025172101121.31446358936154004536
Dan Quisenberry53.6251.94690620045139.01183530611248000536
Gaylord Perry44.5004.271414011084.3984840626140104374
Eric Rasmussen36.3334.78119121052.7612828422018000236
Bill Castro201.0006.64180600040.7513430412117501190
Frank Wills21.6674.1564100034.7351716215023003152
Mark Huismann21.6675.58130500030.7292019117320014135
Don Hood23.4002.272701500047.7482012514217203199
Keith Creel25.2866.352510910089.311666631735031201404
Danny Jackson11.5005.2143000019.0261211160900087
Joe Simpson003.002020003.0411020100015
Bob Tufts008.106030006.71686150310142
Vida Blue05.0006.011914410085.39662571235053226382
Totals7983.4884.26392163144192491437.7153576768113347123593273406210

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
Hal McRae157654589841834161282235068.311.372.462.8332721810057
Willie Wilson137611576901592282335983375.276.316.352.66920341102
George Brett123525464901443822593015739.310.385.563.947261910313
Frank White1465795495214335611771352051.260.283.406.690223180464
U. L. Washington144604547761291965414074878.236.298.320.61817531710
Willie Aikens125458410491242612372004575.302.373.539.912221162019
John Wathan128469437491071832322872756.245.289.314.603137111220
Amos Otis983843563593163441522763.261.313.357.66912770013
Pat Sheridan10935733343901227361232064.270.312.381.69312730400
Don Slaught832902762186134028311127.312.336.388.72310780120
Leon Roberts84234213245570824111727.258.313.404.7178671121
Onix Concepcion8024021922531130201031212.242.282.320.6027041620
Butch Davis3313012213422621843419.344.359.508.8686230220
Greg Pryor68125115925401140078.217.260.278.5383230210
Joe Simpson9113511916202208111121.168.248.218.4672612212
Cesar Geronimo389187218400401213.207.242.253.4952212000
Darryl Motley197268916123112128.235.264.441.7053031010
Jerry Martin134844414202131017.318.313.500.8132200030
Ron Johnson930272700010031.259.333.259.593700000
Cliff Pastornicky1032324400250003.125.125.313.4381040000
Buddy Biancalana615152300001007.200.200.200.400300000
Paul Splittorff27000000000000000000
Bob Tufts6000000000000000000
Mike Armstrong59000000000000000000
Frank Wills6000000000000000000
Steve Renko25000000000000000000
Eric Rasmussen11000000000000000000
Keith Creel25000000000000000000
Larry Gura35000000000000000000
Don Hood27000000000000000000
Mark Huismann13000000000000000000
Danny Jackson4000000000000000000
Dennis Leonard10000000000000000000
Vida Blue19000000000000000000
Buddy Black24000000000000000000
Gaylord Perry14000000000000000000
Dan Quisenberry69000000000000000000
Bill Castro18000000000000000000
Totals20936083559869615152735410965318247397722.271.320.397.717222312323323341


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Willie Aikens1B112109865.08846411101.9899.8648.4640000
John Wathan1B3727238.024426324.9891.2107.2970000
Joe Simpson1B548148.716714118.9951.9573.3520000
George Brett1B141299.0104319.9919.7277.6430000
Ron Johnson1B7764.063329.9719.2819.4290000
Greg Pryor1B6014.0130001.0008.3572.1670000
Frank White2B1451421241.33904428123.9906.0325.7380000
Onix Concepcion2B2819178.33369416.9625.1483.6430000
Greg Pryor2B3218.029021.0005.5003.6670000
George Brett3B10297817.7851882425.9193.0052.6760000
Greg Pryor3B6031317.0239158.9583.2371.9000000
Onix Concepcion3B3126231.0195478.9132.8442.3550000
Cliff Pastornicky3B10972.052120.9293.2502.6000000
John WathanC9289786.73603265.9854.4854.26120573034.5
Don SlaughtC7974647.029918127.9644.4104.01320522330.7
Ron JohnsonC204.030001.0006.7501.5000000
Willie WilsonOF1361321150.0354390.9752.7942.6250000
Amos OtisOF9696809.3233611.9962.6582.4900000
Pat SheridanOF10081741.7237632.9882.9492.4300000
Leon RobertsOF7659507.3139330.9792.5191.8680000
Butch DavisOF3333287.083120.9772.6342.5450000
Joe SimpsonOF3822211.775412.9883.3592.0790000
Cesar GeronimoOF3521205.069210.9863.1172.0290000
Darryl MotleyOF1817150.042210.9782.6402.4440000
Jerry MartinOF1313111.022010.9571.7841.6920000
George BrettOF1312107.0211001.0001.8501.6920000
John WathanOF9333.0110001.0003.0001.2220000
Larry GuraP3431200.31242051.0002.4261.5880000
Buddy BlackP2424161.373215.9752.1761.6250000
Paul SplittorffP2727156.092312.9701.8461.1850000
Dan QuisenberryP690139.083031.9272.460.5510000
Steve RenkoP2517121.3813011.0001.558.8400000
Mike ArmstrongP580102.7812011.0001.753.3450000
Keith CreelP251089.368001.0001.410.5600000
Vida BlueP191485.3310011.0001.371.6840000
Gaylord PerryP141484.3414011.0001.9211.2860000
Dennis LeonardP101063.021122.8671.8571.3000000
Eric RasmussenP11952.727011.0001.538.8180000
Don HoodP27047.731433.8503.210.6300000
Bill CastroP18040.75730.8002.656.6670000
Frank WillsP6434.71311.8001.038.6670000
Mark HuismannP13030.712001.000.880.2310000
Danny JacksonP4319.023001.0002.3681.2500000
Bob TuftsP606.702001.0002.700.3330000
Joe SimpsonP203.00000.000.0000000
U. L. WashingtonSS1401391224.72014483691.9474.7694.6360000
Onix ConcepcionSS2119170.04052411.9584.8714.3810000
Buddy BiancalanaSS6543.0112133.9146.6985.3330000
Totals1908146712930.043131816165489.9744.2663.212401095332.7




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