Kenneth Eugene Harvey
Positions: First Baseman and Designated Hitter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 240 lb.
Born: March 1, 1978 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: Beverly Hills HS (Beverly Hills, CA) School: University of Nebraska at Lincoln (Lincoln, NE) by the Drafted Kansas City Royals in the 5th round of the 1999 amateur draft. Signed June 4, 1999.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 18, 2001 (Age 23)
vs. CLE 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB Team: Royals 2001-2005 Agents: Michael Watkins [*] Final Game: May 18, 2005 (Age 27)
vs. BAL 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- April 2014
4/11 Pine Tar Press: This Date In Royals History–April 11, 2004: 2004: Ken Harvey’s eighth-inning single broke a 3-3 tie and lifted the Royals to a 5-3 win over the Indians at Kauffman Stadium.
The ... News -- March 2014
3/31 Pine Tar Press: This Date In Royals History: March 31, 2003: 2003: The Royals kicked off the 2003 season with a thrilling 3-0 win over the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium. Starter Runelvys ... News -- November 2013
11/29 Kings of Kauffman: Dayton Moore Gets Inevitable Extension: There is something to be said about the blind squirrel getting the acorn every once in a while. For the Royals in recent history, ...
11/19 Kings of Kauffman: Comparing 2013 to 2003 for the Royals: The last time that the Kansas City Royals headed into the postseason after putting together a winning season was exactly ... News -- July 2013
7/11 i70baseball.com: Kansas City Royals: Still a ways to go: After a disastrous May, the Royals are close to .500 near the All-Star break. Things are looking up, but there's still a ways ...
7/5 KC Kingdom: Royals All-Star Power Rankings: Major League Baseball is set to announce the rosters for the Mid-Summer classic at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday and the Royals have several ... News -- June 2013
6/3 Kings of Kauffman: Real All-Stars: As June begins I am starting to think about All-Stars despite the fact that I almost never watch any of the actual game. The ... News -- April 2013
4/20 Motor City Bengals: Looking Back at the 2003 Detroit Tigers–Week 3 (1-16): We continue the vomit-inducing roller-coaster ride that was the 2003 Detroit Tigers, the team that quite possibly turned around ... News -- March 2013
3/20 Kings of Kauffman: I’m Not Dead Yet: After signing Cheslor Cuthbert in 2009 Baseball America put him as the 17th ranked Royals’ prospect at a time when the farm ... News -- February 2013
2/27 Rays Colored Glasses: Is the Rays’ Leslie Anderson Finally Going to Get His Shot?: Rays fans flocked from all over the US to head down to Port Charlotte, Florida for the start of Rays Spring Training, looking ... News -- October 2012
10/22 Kings of Kauffman: Reviewing WARs of the Past: Hitter’s Edition: Wins above replacement (WAR) has been a hot topic as of late. A lot, or all of it, deals with the American League MVP award ...
10/11 Call to the Pen: 2012 Season Review Series: Kansas City Royals: It was supposed to be “Our Time”. Before the 2011 season, the Royals were anointed kings of the minor leagues with ... News -- August 2012
8/7 Royally Speaking: The Betancourt Legacy: I'll never forget the day I learned Dayton Moore brought Yuniesky Betancourt back into the fold. Marlon Brando's death scene ... News -- June 2012
6/11 i70baseball.com: Royals All-Time Draft Team: The Kansas City Royals are on a pretty good run with their first round draft picks, dating back to 2002 and the selection of Zack ... News -- April 2012
4/14 Royally Speaking: Ned Yost's Perfect Lineup: After watching Jarrod Dyson make an out in four of his five plate appearances yesterday Ned Yost decided to give the speedster ... News -- March 2012
3/20 High Heat Stats: All-time HR leaders by team among single-franchise players (prepare to be amazed!): I started tweeting some of this last night and realized it would make a pretty awesome post. Among players who played their entire ... News -- January 2012
1/27 Kings of Kauffman: Royal Busts: Part 2: In the first edition of “Royal Busts” I broke down the fallen career of a promising young pitcher in Chris George. ...
1/14 i70baseball.com: Winter WorriesKansas City Royals fans are excited for the coming baseball season. ... News -- December 2011
12/27 i70baseball.com: Optimism Is Well Placed For Royals FansFor Royals fans, it's OK to be optimistic, but too soon for confidence ... News -- June 2011
6/21 Motor City Bengals: The Best Shortstop In Baseball, He Is Not: My daily morning routine is usually the same. I don’t like much variety in these kinds of things. Get up, make coffee, catch ... News -- April 2011
4/19 Royally Speaking: Royals need to move Kila: Kila Ka'aihue has gone hitless in three of his last four games and is now hitting .160/.283/.260, which is eerily similar to ... News -- February 2011
2/10 Royally Speaking: WAR and Age and Royals: Now that I know the top seasons by age I decided to look at the 2011 roster and their ages this year, basically I just wanted ...