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1980 GCL Royals Blue

1980 > Class Rookie > 1980 Gulf Coast League
Overall: 40-23
Scored 349 runs, Allowed 247 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 41-22

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Joe Jones
Represented: FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1979 / 1981

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Billy Best2246202158354942019943610.310.429.361.79057044
2Cayetano Cadahia1852182149213182220112116.208.306.329.63549192
3Junior Cooper2315331000000000.
4Butch Davis226127023546741742353142936.315.385.447.832105105
5Daniel Graham2126665011132105011412.260.422.340.76217020
6Roger Hansen1855207167283832015303328.228.367.269.63745502
7Robert Holder22195953715420103268.283.356.434.79023000
8Mark Huismann2228110000000000.
9Rondin Johnson#216330226643705202124102937.263.333.297.63079052
10Greg Jonson*2258248210365682023532616.267.362.324.68668651
11Harold Nataupsky#21819142210030025.
12Carl Owen2251174142294391124403023.303.422.401.82357011
13Cliff Pastornicky2162236206285756032532212.277.342.359.70174053
14Tom Romano215821818632481044371032326.258.335.419.75478135
15Mark Smith23592282032462710341731721.305.364.350.71471332
16Ira Turner224201941140183011.579.600.9471.54718000
16 Players21.1632435206234956987291028611534289251.276.365.361.72674418382814
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Junior Cooper2382.8001.73141121078.06423151182385131.0517.
2Keith Creel2162.7502.179911054.0462113190391021.0197.
3Francis Cutty2055.5002.68141210074.06033222322412041.2437.
4Mark Huismann2212.3332.4428000759.05020161141461051.0857.
5Bert Johnson*1883.7274.42131300057.06135283260262081.5269.
6Stephen Lettrich230027.00100001.023302000004.00018.
7Rick Odekirk*22401.0002.9318000046.04418151141121111.2618.
8Lester Strode*2201.0001.806510020.013541100271011.1505.80.44.512.22.70
9Kenneth Swank*1845.4446.1412911044.05540301241260021.79511.
10Libardo Villalba2001.0007.2014000030.04429242121240031.86713.
11Frank Wills21201.0001.964400023.01875080203231.1307.
12David Wong2122.5001.9024000552.03013111283404001.1155.
12 Players20.74023.6353.126363576812537.04872471861419711339204321.2748.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Cayetano Cadahia492523534.9905.8611
Daniel Graham23931520.9824.702
Harold Nataupsky5142001.0003.200


Carl Owen36258121322.9547.50
Greg Jonson1711911310.9777.65
Robert Holder15122434.9778.40
Ira Turner446225.96012.00
Roger Hansen210001.0000.50


Rondin Johnson631541831236.9665.35


Greg Jonson383094712.9473.26
Roger Hansen302555134.8602.67
Carl Owen102011.0002.00


Cliff Pastornicky62831832424.9174.29
Greg Jonson436021.0002.25


Butch Davis60117531.9762.03
Tom Romano55104851.9572.04
Billy Best4695320.9802.13
Mark Smith3561420.9701.86
Robert Holder440001.0001.00


Mark Huismann288310.9170.39
David Wong2461111.9440.71
Rick Odekirk183610.9000.50
Junior Cooper14412001.0001.14
Francis Cutty1431621.9051.36
Libardo Villalba1403001.0000.21
Bert Johnson1338001.0000.85
Kenneth Swank1216001.0000.58
Keith Creel926001.0000.89
Lester Strode60310.7500.50
Frank Wills40720.7781.75
Stephen Lettrich101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Billy Best22RR6' 1.0"1958
Cayetano Cadahia18RR6' 0.0"1901962
Junior Cooper23RR6' 2.0"1901957
Keith Creel21RR6' 2.0"180Feb 4, 1959Dallas, TX, US
Francis Cutty20R6' 0.0"200Oct 3, 1959Santa Barbara, CA, US
Butch Davis22RR6' 0.0"185Jun 19, 1958Williamston, NC, US
Daniel Graham21RR5' 11.0"1801959
Roger Hansen18RR6' 0.0"200Aug 28, 1961Johnstown, PA, US
Robert Holder22RR6' 1.0"2101958
Mark Huismann22RR6' 3.0"195May 11, 1958Lincoln, NE, US
Bert Johnson18L6' 3.0"1851962
Rondin Johnson21SR5' 10.0"160Dec 16, 1958Bremerton, WA, US
Greg Jonson22LR6' 1.0"1751958
Stephen Lettrich23RR6' 1.0"1751957
Harold Nataupsky21SR6' 2.0"1901959
Rick Odekirk22LL5' 10.0"175Nov 15, 1957
Carl Owen22RR6' 1.0"2001958
Cliff Pastornicky21RR5' 10.0"170Nov 18, 1958Seattle, WA, US
Tom Romano21RR5' 10.0"170Oct 25, 1958Syracuse, NY, US
Mark Smith23RR5' 10.0"1751957
Lester Strode22L5' 11.0"165Jun 17, 1958McMinnville, TN, US
Kenneth Swank18L6' 0.0"1801962
Ira Turner22RR6' 1.0"1971958
Libardo Villalba20R6' 1.0"1541960
Frank Wills21RR6' 2.0"200Oct 26, 1958New Orleans, LA, US
David Wong21R6' 2.0"2151959

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