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1977 Omaha Royals

1977 > Class AAA > 1977 American Association (East)
Overall: 76-59
Scored 599 runs, Allowed 555 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-63

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: John Sullivan
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Mark Ballinger 28 30 29 25 2 5 1 0 2 3 0 0 1 6 .200 .259 .480 .739 12 1 2 0
2 Steve Barr* 25 18 37 36 4 8 2 0 0 7 0 0 1 9 .222 .243 .278 .521 10 0 0 0
3 Charlie Beamon* 23 52 192 175 21 43 8 3 2 22 4 4 11 22 .246 .295 .360 .655 63 2 2 2
4 Jerry Cram 29 49 23 19 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .211 .250 .211 .461 4 0 3 0
5 Dave Cripe 26 132 574 486 86 137 32 3 10 62 4 0 73 62 .282 .381 .422 .803 205 7 5 3
6 Ken Cvejdlik 20 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
7 Larry Foster 26 67 235 189 29 40 7 0 6 41 1 0 41 52 .212 .346 .344 .690 65 0 1 4 Stats for 2 teams
8 Rich Gale 23 12 30 26 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 13 .154 .214 .154 .368 4 0 2 0
9 Dave Hasbach 25 7 12 10 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .100 .100 .100 .200 1 0 2 0
10 Clint Hurdle* 19 129 539 442 85 145 35 3 16 66 6 0 96 61 .328 .449 .529 .978 234 1 0 0
11 Rudy Kinard 27 133 498 450 32 94 19 1 1 45 0 1 38 53 .209 .269 .262 .531 118 0 7 3
12 Pete Koegel 29 46 105 92 9 16 5 2 3 15 0 0 11 22 .174 .276 .370 .646 34 2 0 0
13 Joe Lahoud* 30 84 352 284 58 90 15 1 19 69 2 2 65 39 .317 .440 .577 1.018 164 0 0 3
14 Gary Lance# 28 33 80 64 5 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 22 .078 .130 .078 .209 5 0 11 1
15 Gary Martz 26 121 440 369 50 80 16 2 11 54 1 2 58 118 .217 .330 .360 .691 133 7 1 5
16 Randy McGilberry# 23 16 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
17 Lynn McKinney# 26 30 64 56 4 6 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 22 .107 .138 .161 .299 9 0 6 0
18 Kenneth Melvin 26 28 55 48 7 9 0 0 0 4 2 0 5 19 .188 .259 .188 .447 9 0 1 1
19 Brian Murphy 33 28 53 46 1 8 1 1 0 5 0 0 6 11 .174 .269 .239 .508 11 0 1 0
20 Roger Nelson 33 58 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
21 Lew Olsen 22 8 14 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 .000 .154 .000 .154 0 0 1 0
22 Steve Patchin 27 97 324 267 26 56 12 1 5 40 1 0 47 39 .210 .325 .318 .643 85 1 4 5
23 Craig Perkins 28 86 245 208 37 65 16 0 11 39 0 0 33 32 .313 .410 .548 .958 114 2 1 1
24 Greg Shanahan 29 33 64 59 5 10 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 22 .169 .197 .169 .366 10 0 3 0
25 George Throop 26 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
26 U.L. Washington# 23 131 576 514 82 131 13 10 2 37 39 12 58 117 .255 .329 .331 .660 170 0 2 2
27 Willie Wilson# 21 132 536 495 67 139 10 6 4 47 74 8 24 106 .281 .323 .349 .672 173 8 6 3
28 Gary Wright* 24 55 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
28 Players 25.2 135 4972 4289 599 1071 188 33 90 548 133 29 559 838 .250 .338 .372 .710 1595 31 64 29 13
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Tom Badcock* 27 0 1 .000 12.60 9 0 0 0 0 10.0 19 16 14 4 8 1 5 0 0 0 2.700 17.1 3.6 7.2 4.5 0.63
2 Mark Ballinger 28 6 2 .750 4.00 30 12 0 0 2 99.0 80 50 44 11 48 4 80 2 0 2 1.293 7.3 1.0 4.4 7.3 1.67
3 Steve Barr* 25 4 8 .333 6.17 17 15 3 0 0 89.0 101 70 61 7 49 0 43 3 0 7 1.685 10.2 0.7 5.0 4.3 0.88
4 Jerry Cram 29 10 5 .667 2.01 49 2 1 0 8 103.0 81 32 23 7 33 3 67 0 0 5 1.107 7.1 0.6 2.9 5.9 2.03
5 Ken Cvejdlik 20 0 1 .000 4.50 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 6 3 3 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 1.167 9.0 1.5 1.5 10.5 7.00
6 Rich Gale 23 6 2 .750 3.68 12 12 2 2 0 71.0 60 31 29 7 31 1 62 1 0 3 1.282 7.6 0.9 3.9 7.9 2.00
7 Dave Hasbach 25 2 3 .400 6.27 7 7 0 0 0 33.0 32 23 23 10 14 0 21 1 0 3 1.394 8.7 2.7 3.8 5.7 1.50
8 Gary Lance 28 16 7 .696 3.18 29 29 10 4 0 204.0 185 87 72 11 79 2 113 5 2 14 1.294 8.2 0.5 3.5 5.0 1.43
9 Randy McGilberry 23 2 0 1.000 2.50 16 0 0 0 4 18.0 15 5 5 1 13 1 19 0 1 2 1.556 7.5 0.5 6.5 9.5 1.46
10 Lynn McKinney 26 10 7 .588 3.42 28 24 4 1 0 158.0 150 74 60 12 55 0 112 4 3 5 1.297 8.5 0.7 3.1 6.4 2.04
11 Roger Nelson 33 5 3 .625 3.39 58 0 0 0 16 61.0 56 32 23 2 33 4 48 0 0 3 1.459 8.3 0.3 4.9 7.1 1.45
12 Lew Olsen 22 1 5 .167 5.65 8 8 0 0 0 43.0 61 28 27 9 9 2 16 0 0 2 1.628 12.8 1.9 1.9 3.3 1.78
13 Greg Shanahan 29 11 11 .500 2.54 28 25 6 4 0 170.0 149 57 48 9 54 0 105 3 0 4 1.194 7.9 0.5 2.9 5.6 1.94
14 George Throop 26 0 0 4.50 8 0 0 0 1 14.0 17 9 7 1 11 1 11 0 0 2 2.000 10.9 0.6 7.1 7.1 1.00
15 Gary Wright* 24 3 4 .429 4.50 55 0 0 0 4 60.0 72 38 30 4 25 1 31 1 0 3 1.617 10.8 0.6 3.8 4.6 1.24
15 Players 27.3 76 59 .563 3.69 135 135 109 26 15 35 1140.0 1084 555 467 96 463 20 740 20 6 55 1.357 8.6 0.8 3.7 5.8 1.60
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Steve Patchin 80 470 49 10 6 .981 6.49 9
Craig Perkins 55 302 23 4 3 .988 5.91 2
Pete Koegel 5 17 0 0 0 1.000 3.40 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Martz 76 658 68 15 69 .980 9.55
Charlie Beamon 45 398 39 7 41 .984 9.71
Pete Koegel 17 147 14 2 15 .988 9.47
Steve Patchin 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rudy Kinard 133 268 447 19 97 .974 5.38
Brian Murphy 5 8 5 0 1 1.000 2.60
Dave Cripe 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
U.L. Washington 1 0 6 0 0 1.000 6.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Cripe 131 100 219 19 29 .944 2.44
Brian Murphy 5 2 6 1 1 .889 1.60

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
U.L. Washington 130 218 385 48 86 .926 4.64
Brian Murphy 6 10 16 1 7 .963 4.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Wilson 132 278 7 11 1 .963 2.16
Clint Hurdle 128 198 17 6 4 .973 1.68
Joe Lahoud 82 109 6 2 0 .983 1.40
Larry Foster 56 81 9 2 2 .978 1.61 Stats for 2 teams
Gary Martz 32 43 1 3 0 .936 1.38
Kenneth Melvin 15 27 1 1 0 .966 1.87

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roger Nelson 58 5 4 2 0 .818 0.16
Gary Wright 55 5 9 2 2 .875 0.25
Jerry Cram 49 8 18 1 1 .963 0.53
Mark Ballinger 30 8 14 0 0 1.000 0.73
Gary Lance 29 33 42 3 3 .962 2.59
Lynn McKinney 28 22 29 2 1 .962 1.82
Greg Shanahan 28 24 25 1 2 .980 1.75
Steve Barr 17 6 19 4 1 .862 1.47
Randy McGilberry 16 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.31
Rich Gale 12 6 14 0 0 1.000 1.67
Tom Badcock 9 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.22
Lew Olsen 8 5 8 0 0 1.000 1.63
George Throop 8 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dave Hasbach 7 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.57
Ken Cvejdlik 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tom Badcock 27 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 13, 1949 Summit, NJ, US
Mark Ballinger 28 R R 6' 6.0" 205 Jan 31, 1949 Glendale, CA, US
Steve Barr 25 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Sep 8, 1951 St. Louis, MO, US
Charlie Beamon 23 L L 6' 1.0" 183 Dec 4, 1953 Oakland, CA, US
Jerry Cram 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 9, 1947 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dave Cripe 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 7, 1951 Ramona, CA, US
Ken Cvejdlik 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 16, 1957 Omaha, NE, US
Larry Foster 26 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Feb 23, 1951
Rich Gale 23 R R 6' 7.0" 225 Jan 19, 1954 Littleton, NH, US
Dave Hasbach 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 4, 1952
Clint Hurdle 19 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 30, 1957 Big Rapids, MI, US
Rudy Kinard 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 27, 1949
Pete Koegel 29 R R 6' 6.0" 230 Jul 31, 1947 Mineola, NY, US
Joe Lahoud 30 L L 6' 1.0" 198 Apr 14, 1947 Danbury, CT, US
Gary Lance 28 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 21, 1948 Greenville, SC, US
Gary Martz 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jan 10, 1951 Spokane, WA, US
Randy McGilberry 23 S R 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 29, 1953 Mobile, AL, US
Lynn McKinney 26 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 3, 1950 Pasadena, CA, US
Kenneth Melvin 26 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 17, 1951
Brian Murphy 33 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 11, 1944
Roger Nelson 33 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 7, 1944 Altadena, CA, US
Lew Olsen 22 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Feb 15, 1955 Walnut Creek, CA, US
Steve Patchin 27 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 26, 1950 Joplin, MO, US
Craig Perkins 28 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 23, 1949 Los Angeles, CA, US
Greg Shanahan 29 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 11, 1947 Eureka, CA, US
George Throop 26 R R 6' 7.0" 205 Nov 24, 1950 Pasadena, CA, US
U.L. Washington 23 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 27, 1953 Stringtown, OK, US
Willie Wilson 21 S R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 9, 1955 Montgomery, AL, US
Gary Wright 24 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 7, 1952

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