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1979 Kansas City Royals

Schedule and Results

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1978 / 1980

85-77, Finished 2nd in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Whitey Herzog (85-77)
GM: Joe Burke, Scouting Dir: John Schuerholz
Scored 851 runs, Allowed 816 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-78

Ballparks: Royals Stadium · Attendance: 2,261,845 (4th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 103, Pitching - 103

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1978 / 1980 Schedule and Results

Game Results

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Game Results

Season Summary 85-77, Final Rank:2, GB: 3.0
Days in First7last on Thursday, Aug 30, counts only the days a team played and was in first at the end of the day
 7last on Aug 30, counts all days of the season including off days
Biggest Lead0.5last on Thursday, Aug 30, for days on which they played
Farthest Behind10.5last on Thursday, Jul 19, for days on which they played
Most Games over .5009last on Saturday, Sep 29
Most Games under .5004last on Saturday, Jul 21
Longest Winning Streak6Monday, Apr 23 to Saturday, Apr 28 and Friday, Jun 22 to Thursday, Jun 28
Longest Losing Streak7Friday, Jun 29 to Friday, Jul 6 and Sunday, Jul 8 to Saturday, Jul 14
Most Runs Allowed17Monday, Aug 20
Most Runs Scored18Wednesday, Aug 29
Longest Game (innings)16Monday, May 28
Times Shutout by Opponent6 
Times Opponent Shutout7 
Walkoff Wins12 
Walkoff Losses6 

Team Win/Loss Splits

Overall
SplitWLRSRAWP
Overall 85 77 851 816 .525
Home/Road
SplitWLRSRAWP
Home 46 35 462 421 .568
Road 39 42 389 395 .481
Month by Month
SplitWLRSRAWP
April 11 10 125 117 .524
May 17 11 143 133 .607
June 14 14 158 153 .500
July 10 17 111 147 .370
August 19 11 177 152 .633
September 14 14 137 114 .500
By Season Half
SplitWLRSRAWP
First Half 44 47 470 498 .484
Second Half 41 30 381 318 .577
Extra-Innings
SplitWLRSRAWP
9-Inning Games 76 70 748 710 .521
ExtraInning 9 6 102 102 .600
Shortened 0 1 1 4 .000
One-Run Games
SplitWLRSRAWP
One Run 34 22 272 260 .607
Blowouts (5+ Runs)
SplitWLRSRAWP
Blowout 25 19 312 262 .568
Opponent
SplitWLRSRAWP
BAL 6 6 43 55 .500
BOS 4 8 35 72 .333
CAL 6 7 79 72 .462
CHW 8 5 66 52 .615
CLE 6 6 67 56 .500
DET 7 5 65 55 .583
MIL 5 7 78 72 .417
MIN 7 6 48 52 .538
NYY 5 7 63 86 .417
OAK 9 4 89 52 .692
SEA 7 6 61 65 .538
TEX 6 7 65 70 .462
TOR 9 3 92 57 .750

Team Game-by-Game Schedule and Results

Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
1 1 Thursday, Apr 5 boxscore KCR TOR W 11 2 1-0 1 Tied Leonard Underwood Mingori 2:36 N 37,754 +
2 2 Saturday, Apr 7 boxscore KCR TOR W 7 4 2-0 1 Tied Gura Clancy Hrabosky 2:23 N 21,850 ++
3 3 Sunday, Apr 8 boxscore KCR TOR W 8 3 3-0 1 Tied Splittorff Lemongello 2:20 D 23,477 +++
4 4 Monday, Apr 9 boxscore KCR DET L 3 7 3-1 2 0.5 Wilcox Gale Hiller 3:02 N 18,429 -
5 5 Wednesday, Apr 11 boxscore KCR DET W 10 3 4-1 1 Tied Rodriguez Taylor 2:31 N 14,833 +
6 6 Friday, Apr 13 boxscore KCR @ TOR L 1 4 6 4-2 3 1.5 Clancy Splittorff 1:26 D 40,035 -
7 7 Saturday, Apr 14 boxscore KCR @ TOR L 6 8 4-3 4 2.5 Freisleben Leonard 2:33 D 11,683 --
8 8 Sunday, Apr 15 boxscore KCR @ TOR W 12 10 5-3 4 1.5 Rodriguez Murphy Hrabosky 3:43 D 12,287 +
9 9 Monday, Apr 16 boxscore KCR @ DET L 4 10 5-4 4 2.0 Billingham Gura Baker 2:54 D 9,457 -
10 10 Tuesday, Apr 17 boxscore KCR @ DET L 3 6 5-5 4 3.0 Hiller Splittorff 2:35 D 15,275 --
11 11 Friday, Apr 20 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 2 9 5-6 5 4.5 Hassler Leonard 2:33 D 20,925 ---
12 12 Saturday, Apr 21 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 4 10 5-7 5 5.5 Stanley Gura Burgmeier 2:54 D 34,332 ----
13 13 Sunday, Apr 22 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 0 6 5-8 5 5.5 Torrez Gale 2:16 D 32,089 -----
14 14 Monday, Apr 23 boxscore KCR CHW W 4 3 6-8 5 5.0 Splittorff Wortham Hrabosky 2:18 N 17,864 +
15 15 Tuesday, Apr 24 boxscore KCR CHW W 5 0 7-8 4 4.0 Leonard LaGrow 2:21 N 16,335 ++
16 16 Wednesday, Apr 25 boxscore KCR CHW W-wo 7 6 8-8 4 3.0 Hrabosky Proly 2:24 N 13,957 +++
17 17 Thursday, Apr 26 boxscore KCR CLE W-wo 5 4 9-8 4 2.0 Hrabosky Spillner 2:45 N 15,122 ++++
18 18 Friday, Apr 27 boxscore KCR CLE W 15 7 10-8 4 2.0 Splittorff Garland Rodriguez 2:49 N 17,411 +++++
19 19 Saturday, Apr 28 boxscore KCR CLE W 7 2 11-8 3 2.0 Leonard Waits 2:28 N 27,167 ++++++
20 20 Sunday, Apr 29 boxscore KCR CLE L 4 5 11-9 4 2.0 Wise Gura Monge 3:05 D 26,184 -
21 21 Monday, Apr 30 boxscore KCR TEX L 7 8 11-10 4 3.0 Kern Busby Lyle 2:45 N 23,634 --
22 22 Tuesday, May 1 boxscore KCR TEX W 9 3 12-10 4 2.5 Splittorff Matlack Pattin 2:19 N 20,767 +
23 23 Wednesday, May 2 boxscore KCR TEX L 2 3 12-11 4 3.5 Comer Leonard Lyle 2:24 N 20,155 -
24 24 Friday, May 4 boxscore KCR @ CLE W 5 4 10 13-11 4 4.0 Hrabosky Monge 3:20 N 4,056 +
25 25 Saturday, May 5 boxscore KCR @ CLE W 3 2 14-11 4 3.0 Gale Wise Hrabosky 2:53 D 9,529 ++
26 26 Sunday, May 6 boxscore KCR @ CLE L-wo 4 5 14-12 4 4.0 Paxton Hrabosky 2:48 D 16,352 -
27 27 Monday, May 7 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 10 6 15-12 3 4.0 Rodriguez Medich Pattin 2:47 N 14,242 +
28 28 Tuesday, May 8 boxscore KCR @ TEX L 7 8 15-13 4 5.0 Kern Gura 2:33 N 14,400 -
29 29 Wednesday, May 9 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 4 3 16-13 3 4.5 Gale Jenkins Martin 2:54 N 18,324 +
30 30 Thursday, May 10 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 2 5 16-14 3 5.0 Trout Splittorff 2:27 N 13,801 -
31 31 Friday, May 11 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 3 5 16-15 4 6.0 Kravec Busby Scarbery 2:19 N 20,973 --
32 32 Saturday, May 12 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 5 4 17-15 4 6.0 Pattin Hinton Martin 2:40 N 15,470 +
33 33 Sunday, May 13 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 14 5 18-15 4 5.0 Rodriguez Wortham 2:39 D 20,100 ++
34 34 Monday, May 14 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 1 0 19-15 3 4.0 Gale Bannister 2:48 N 5,113 +++
35 35 Tuesday, May 15 (1) boxscore KCR @ SEA W 7 4 20-15 4 3.5 Splittorff Abbott Martin 2:35 N 0 ++++
36 36 Tuesday, May 15 (2) boxscore KCR @ SEA L 2 6 20-16 4 3.5 McLaughlin Gura 2:12 N 6,356 -
37 37 Wednesday, May 16 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 4 3 21-16 4 2.5 Busby Jones 2:39 N 4,819 +
38 38 Thursday, May 17 boxscore KCR MIN L 6 7 21-17 4 3.5 Koosman Leonard Marshall 2:40 N 21,437 -
39 39 Friday, May 18 boxscore KCR MIN L 6 10 10 21-18 4 4.5 Marshall Martin 3:02 N 21,475 --
40 40 Sunday, May 20 boxscore KCR MIN W 5 1 22-18 4 3.5 Splittorff Erickson 2:05 D 39,661 +
41 41 Monday, May 21 boxscore KCR SEA L 7 12 22-19 4 4.5 Abbott Gale Rawley 2:39 N 22,940 -
42 42 Tuesday, May 22 boxscore KCR SEA L 11 12 12 22-20 4 4.5 Rawley Hrabosky 3:46 N 18,967 --
43 43 Thursday, May 24 boxscore KCR SEA W 5 4 23-20 4 3.5 Leonard Jones 2:27 N 19,428 +
44 44 Friday, May 25 boxscore KCR @ MIN W 4 3 24-20 4 2.5 Splittorff Marshall Hrabosky 2:41 N 9,606 ++
45 45 Saturday, May 26 boxscore KCR @ MIN W 7 4 25-20 4 1.5 Gale Hartzell Hrabosky 2:41 D 9,023 +++
46 46 Sunday, May 27 boxscore KCR @ MIN W 2 1 26-20 4 1.5 Busby Koosman 2:06 D 35,148 ++++
47 47 Monday, May 28 boxscore KCR BAL W-wo 5 4 16 27-20 4 1.0 Gura Stewart 4:58 N 34,677 +++++
48 48 Tuesday, May 29 boxscore KCR BAL L 1 8 27-21 4 2.0 Palmer Splittorff 2:41 N 22,731 -
49 49 Wednesday, May 30 boxscore KCR BAL W 2 1 28-21 3 2.0 Gale Flanagan Hrabosky 2:30 N 20,838 +
50 50 Friday, Jun 1 boxscore KCR MIL L 4 5 28-22 4 1.5 Sorensen Martin Augustine 2:34 N 32,469 -
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
51 51 Saturday, Jun 2 boxscore KCR MIL W 4 3 29-22 4 1.5 Splittorff Cleveland 2:17 N 32,795 +
52 52 Sunday, Jun 3 boxscore KCR MIL W 6 1 30-22 3 0.5 Pattin Haas 2:59 D 37,942 ++
53 53 Monday, Jun 4 boxscore KCR @ NYY L 3 8 30-23 3 1.5 John Gale 2:45 N 30,164 -
54 54 Tuesday, Jun 5 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 3 1 31-23 2 1.5 Gura Tiant 2:22 N 24,968 +
55 55 Wednesday, Jun 6 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 0 3 31-24 2 1.5 Martinez Splittorff 2:08 N 14,314 -
56 56 Thursday, Jun 7 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 1 3 31-25 4 2.0 Stewart Martin 2:21 N 13,724 --
57 57 Friday, Jun 8 boxscore KCR NYY L 10 11 10 31-26 4 3.0 Clay Rodriguez 3:33 N 35,589 ---
58 58 Saturday, Jun 9 boxscore KCR NYY W-wo 9 8 13 32-26 2 3.0 Pattin Clay 4:08 D 38,025 +
59 59 Sunday, Jun 10 boxscore KCR NYY L 4 10 32-27 2 3.0 Tiant Mingori 2:30 D 41,095 -
60 60 Monday, Jun 11 boxscore KCR BOS L 0 4 10 32-28 2 4.0 Stanley Busby 2:17 N 39,758 --
61 61 Tuesday, Jun 12 boxscore KCR BOS W-wo 7 6 10 33-28 2 3.0 Hrabosky Drago 2:47 N 26,943 +
62 62 Wednesday, Jun 13 boxscore KCR BOS L 3 11 33-29 2 3.5 Renko Gura 2:47 N 27,940 -
63 63 Friday, Jun 15 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 14 11 34-29 2 4.0 Mingori Cleveland Pattin 3:21 N 32,812 +
64 64 Saturday, Jun 16 boxscore KCR @ MIL L 2 3 34-30 2 5.0 Slaton Busby 2:28 D 43,784 -
65 65 Sunday, Jun 17 boxscore KCR @ MIL L 3 5 34-31 3 5.0 Sorensen Gale 2:21 D 28,100 --
66 66 Monday, Jun 18 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 3 2 35-31 2 5.0 Gura Norris Hrabosky 2:42 N 6,864 +
67 67 Tuesday, Jun 19 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 5 6 35-32 3 5.0 Heaverlo Hrabosky 2:58 N 1,485 -
68 68 Wednesday, Jun 20 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 9 2 36-32 2 5.0 Splittorff Hamilton 2:12 N 1,503 +
69 69 Thursday, Jun 21 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 7 10 36-33 3 5.0 McCatty Busby Heaverlo 2:38 D 2,132 -
70 70 Friday, Jun 22 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 9 5 37-33 2 4.0 Gale Ryan 3:02 N 30,737 +
71 71 Saturday, Jun 23 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 13 4 38-33 2 3.0 Gura Barr Rodriguez 3:16 N 41,002 ++
72 72 Sunday, Jun 24 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 5 2 39-33 2 2.0 Leonard Frost 2:24 D 32,210 +++
73 73 Tuesday, Jun 26 boxscore KCR OAK W-wo 7 6 10 40-33 2 1.0 Hrabosky Todd 3:46 N 24,550 ++++
74 74 Wednesday, Jun 27 boxscore KCR OAK W 10 3 41-33 1 Tied Busby Morgan 2:37 N 31,101 +++++
75 75 Thursday, Jun 28 boxscore KCR OAK W-wo 7 6 42-33 1 Tied Hrabosky Heaverlo 2:28 N 22,307 ++++++
76 76 Friday, Jun 29 boxscore KCR CAL L 5 6 11 42-34 2 1.0 Clear Pattin LaRoche 3:26 N 36,705 -
77 77 Saturday, Jun 30 boxscore KCR CAL L 5 8 42-35 3 2.0 Aase Gale LaRoche 2:48 N 41,451 --
78 78 Sunday, Jul 1 boxscore KCR CAL L 2 14 42-36 3 2.0 Ryan Splittorff 2:47 D 32,636 ---
79 79 Tuesday, Jul 3 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 0 10 42-37 4 3.5 Renko Busby 2:42 N 34,814 ----
80 80 Wednesday, Jul 4 boxscore KCR @ BOS L-wo 4 6 42-38 4 4.5 Torrez Hrabosky 2:42 N 27,870 -----
81 81 Thursday, Jul 5 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 4 5 42-39 4 5.0 Stanley Paschall 2:41 D 34,795 ------
82 82 Friday, Jul 6 boxscore KCR CHW L 1 4 42-40 4 5.5 Trout Splittorff 2:12 N 22,509 -------
83 83 Saturday, Jul 7 boxscore KCR CHW W-wo 4 3 43-40 4 5.5 Busby Hoffman 2:37 N 31,760 +
84 84 Sunday, Jul 8 boxscore KCR CHW L 2 4 43-41 4 6.0 Barrios Pattin Scarbery 2:38 D 24,501 -
85 85 Monday, Jul 9 boxscore KCR @ CLE L 2 8 43-42 4 6.5 Clyde Leonard 2:22 N 9,148 --
86 86 Tuesday, Jul 10 boxscore KCR @ CLE L 4 7 43-43 4 7.5 Spillner Gale Cruz 3:02 N 10,533 ---
87 87 Wednesday, Jul 11 boxscore KCR @ CLE L 8 9 43-44 4 7.5 Paxton Splittorff Cruz 2:51 N 11,587 ----
88 88 Thursday, Jul 12 boxscore KCR TEX L 2 6 43-45 4 8.0 Medich Gura 2:41 N 27,834 -----
89 89 Friday, Jul 13 boxscore KCR TEX L 4 9 43-46 4 9.0 Comer Leonard Lyle 2:46 N 30,139 ------
90 90 Saturday, Jul 14 boxscore KCR TEX L 3 7 43-47 4 10.0 Jenkins Gale Kern 2:23 N 39,282 -------
91 91 Sunday, Jul 15 boxscore KCR TEX W 4 3 44-47 4 10.0 Splittorff Johnson 1:47 D 28,904 +
92 92 Thursday, Jul 19 boxscore KCR CLE L 1 2 44-48 4 10.5 Wise Leonard Monge 2:50 N 24,046 -
93 93 Friday, Jul 20 boxscore KCR CLE W 9 1 45-48 4 9.5 Gale Waits 2:31 N 38,461 +
94 94 Saturday, Jul 21 boxscore KCR @ TEX L 1 4 45-49 4 9.5 Medich Splittorff Kern 2:21 N 36,258 -
95 95 Sunday, Jul 22 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 7 6 46-49 4 8.5 Quisenberry Lyle 2:56 N 29,863 +
96 96 Monday, Jul 23 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 5 4 47-49 4 8.5 Leonard Jenkins Quisenberry 2:44 N 24,141 ++
97 97 Tuesday, Jul 24 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 11 6 48-49 4 7.5 Mingori Hoffman 3:00 N 11,393 +++
98 98 Wednesday, Jul 25 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 2 6 48-50 4 8.5 Wortham Splittorff 2:39 N 11,176 -
99 99 Thursday, Jul 26 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 6 1 49-50 4 7.5 Gura Baumgarten 2:25 N 22,893 +
100 100 Friday, Jul 27 boxscore KCR BAL L 0 8 49-51 4 7.5 Flanagan Leonard 2:27 N 33,629 -
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
101 101 Saturday, Jul 28 boxscore KCR BAL W 6 3 50-51 4 7.5 Gale Martinez 3:00 N 40,448 +
102 102 Sunday, Jul 29 boxscore KCR BAL L 4 6 50-52 4 8.5 McGregor Splittorff Ford 2:36 D 30,193 -
103 103 Monday, Jul 30 boxscore KCR TOR W 9 0 51-52 4 7.5 Gura Stieb 2:13 N 31,572 +
104 104 Tuesday, Jul 31 boxscore KCR TOR W 6 5 52-52 4 7.5 Pattin Jefferson Hrabosky 3:03 N 22,156 ++
105 105 Wednesday, Aug 1 boxscore KCR TOR W 4 3 53-52 4 6.5 Gale Huffman Hrabosky 2:29 N 24,077 +++
106 106 Friday, Aug 3 (1) boxscore KCR @ DET W 5 3 54-52 4 6.0 Busby Underwood Hrabosky 2:42 N 0 ++++
107 107 Friday, Aug 3 (2) boxscore KCR @ DET L 3 4 54-53 4 6.0 Lopez Mingori 2:18 N 43,047 -
108 108 Saturday, Aug 4 boxscore KCR @ DET L 2 5 54-54 4 7.0 Chris Gura Hiller 2:28 D 39,402 --
109 109 Sunday, Aug 5 boxscore KCR @ DET W 3 2 55-54 4 6.5 Leonard Petry Quisenberry 3:09 D 28,703 +
110 110 Monday, Aug 6 boxscore KCR @ TOR W 16 12 56-54 4 6.5 Mingori Stieb 3:29 N 15,108 ++
111 111 Tuesday, Aug 7 boxscore KCR @ TOR L-wo 2 3 56-55 4 6.5 Underwood Splittorff 1:58 N 23,779 -
112 112 Thursday, Aug 9 boxscore KCR @ TOR W 10 3 57-55 4 6.5 Gura Huffman 2:15 N 20,102 +
113 113 Friday, Aug 10 (1) boxscore KCR DET W-wo 7 6 58-55 3 5.0 Quisenberry Lopez 3:06 N 0 ++
114 114 Friday, Aug 10 (2) boxscore KCR DET W 7 3 59-55 3 5.0 Leonard Underwood Quisenberry 2:17 N 37,012 +++
115 115 Saturday, Aug 11 boxscore KCR DET W 11 5 60-55 3 5.0 Splittorff Billingham 2:34 N 40,255 ++++
116 116 Sunday, Aug 12 boxscore KCR DET W 7 1 61-55 3 5.0 Chamberlain Wilcox 2:27 D 32,671 +++++
117 117 Monday, Aug 13 boxscore KCR @ MIL L-wo 4 5 61-56 3 5.0 Slaton Quisenberry 2:40 N 12,578 -
118 118 Tuesday, Aug 14 boxscore KCR @ MIL L 2 5 61-57 3 5.0 Caldwell Leonard Castro 2:25 N 21,657 --
119 119 Wednesday, Aug 15 boxscore KCR @ MIL L-wo 5 6 61-58 3 5.0 Augustine Quisenberry 2:51 N 17,175 ---
120 120 Thursday, Aug 16 boxscore KCR @ BAL W 4 2 62-58 3 4.5 Splittorff Martinez 2:31 N 18,932 +
121 121 Friday, Aug 17 boxscore KCR @ BAL W 7 1 63-58 3 3.5 Chamberlain Palmer 2:34 N 29,348 ++
122 122 Saturday, Aug 18 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 2 9 63-59 3 4.5 McGregor Gura Ford 3:17 N 37,645 -
123 123 Sunday, Aug 19 boxscore KCR @ BAL W 11 7 10 64-59 3 4.5 Busby Stanhouse 3:49 D 32,058 +
124 124 Monday, Aug 20 boxscore KCR NYY L 4 17 64-60 3 5.5 Tiant Gale Hood 3:02 N 41,305 -
125 125 Tuesday, Aug 21 boxscore KCR NYY L 2 6 64-61 3 5.5 Gossage Splittorff 2:21 N 38,514 --
126 126 Wednesday, Aug 22 boxscore KCR NYY W 3 1 65-61 3 4.5 Gura Beattie 2:32 N 34,400 +
127 127 Friday, Aug 24 boxscore KCR BOS W 4 2 66-61 3 3.5 Chamberlain Eckersley 2:16 N 39,782 ++
128 128 Saturday, Aug 25 boxscore KCR BOS W 1 0 67-61 3 3.5 Leonard Torrez 2:10 D 37,851 +++
129 129 Sunday, Aug 26 boxscore KCR BOS W 6 3 68-61 2 2.5 Splittorff Renko 2:13 D 34,915 ++++
130 130 Monday, Aug 27 boxscore KCR MIL W-wo 10 9 10 69-61 2 1.5 Hrabosky Galasso 3:35 N 30,758 +++++
131 131 Tuesday, Aug 28 boxscore KCR MIL L 6 11 69-62 2 1.5 Haas Chamberlain 3:07 N 26,278 -
132 132 Wednesday, Aug 29 boxscore KCR MIL W 18 8 70-62 2 0.5 Leonard Slaton 2:29 N 22,761 +
133 133 Thursday, Aug 30 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 8 3 71-62 1 up 0.5 Gura Tiant 2:27 N 30,717 ++
134 134 Friday, Aug 31 boxscore KCR @ NYY L 3 7 71-63 2 0.5 John Splittorff 2:23 N 35,229 -
135 135 Saturday, Sep 1 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 9 8 72-63 2 0.5 Hrabosky Kaat Martin 3:08 D 30,130 +
136 136 Sunday, Sep 2 boxscore KCR @ NYY L-wo 5 6 10 72-64 2 1.5 Gossage Mingori 3:03 D 34,008 -
137 137 Monday, Sep 3 boxscore KCR @ MIN W 1 0 73-64 2 1.5 Leonard Zahn 2:22 N 19,643 +
138 138 Tuesday, Sep 4 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 1 5 73-65 2 1.5 Koosman Gura 1:50 N 10,610 -
139 139 Wednesday, Sep 5 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 3 8 73-66 2 2.5 Goltz Splittorff 2:48 N 11,647 --
140 140 Friday, Sep 7 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 6 2 74-66 2 3.0 Chamberlain Honeycutt 2:26 N 6,843 +
141 141 Saturday, Sep 8 boxscore KCR @ SEA L 2 4 74-67 2 4.0 Bannister Leonard 2:32 N 12,340 -
142 142 Sunday, Sep 9 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 3 1 75-67 2 4.0 Gura Parrott 2:17 D 7,236 +
143 143 Monday, Sep 10 (1) boxscore KCR MIN W-wo 6 5 14 76-67 2 4.0 Quisenberry Marshall 4:21 N 0 ++
144 144 Monday, Sep 10 (2) boxscore KCR MIN L 2 5 76-68 2 4.0 Goltz Splittorff 2:25 N 31,337 -
145 145 Tuesday, Sep 11 boxscore KCR MIN L 1 3 76-69 2 4.0 Zahn Chamberlain Marshall 2:24 N 21,253 --
146 146 Wednesday, Sep 12 boxscore KCR MIN W 4 0 77-69 2 3.0 Leonard Koosman 2:02 N 20,524 +
147 147 Friday, Sep 14 boxscore KCR SEA L 5 7 77-70 2 4.0 Bannister Gura McLaughlin 2:53 N 24,240 -
148 148 Saturday, Sep 15 boxscore KCR SEA W-wo 5 4 11 78-70 2 3.0 Hrabosky McLaughlin 3:23 N 30,514 +
149 149 Sunday, Sep 16 boxscore KCR SEA L 3 6 78-71 2 3.0 Dressler Splittorff 2:42 D 27,828 -
150 150 Monday, Sep 17 boxscore KCR CAL W 16 4 79-71 2 2.0 Leonard Knapp 3:11 N 38,327 +
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
151 151 Tuesday, Sep 18 boxscore KCR CAL L 4 6 79-72 2 3.0 Frost Gale Montague 3:02 N 29,733 -
152 152 Wednesday, Sep 19 boxscore KCR CAL W 6 4 80-72 2 2.0 Gura Ryan Quisenberry 2:36 N 31,412 +
153 153 Thursday, Sep 20 boxscore KCR CAL L 6 11 80-73 2 3.0 Barr Chamberlain Aase 3:07 N 32,659 -
154 154 Friday, Sep 21 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 13 4 81-73 2 2.0 Splittorff Langford 2:41 N 2,340 +
155 155 Saturday, Sep 22 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 0 2 81-74 2 3.0 Keough Leonard 2:17 D 2,111 -
156 156 Sunday, Sep 23 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 4 2 82-74 2 3.0 Pattin McCatty Quisenberry 2:34 D 2,583 +
157 157 Monday, Sep 24 boxscore KCR @ CAL L 3 4 82-75 2 4.0 Ryan Gura 2:27 N 40,423 -
158 158 Tuesday, Sep 25 boxscore KCR @ CAL L 1 4 82-76 2 5.0 Tanana Chamberlain 2:28 N 40,631 --
159 159 Wednesday, Sep 26 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 4 0 83-76 2 4.0 Leonard LaRoche 2:20 N 40,565 +
160 160 Friday, Sep 28 boxscore KCR OAK W 13 1 84-76 2 3.0 Gura McCatty 2:29 N 20,908 ++
161 161 Saturday, Sep 29 boxscore KCR OAK W 6 2 85-76 2 2.0 Splittorff Morgan Martin 2:24 N 24,856 +++
162 162 Sunday, Sep 30 boxscore KCR OAK L 5 6 85-77 2 3.0 Kingman Leonard 2:48 D 23,842 -
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
Rank and Games Back are always at the end of all games played on that date.

1978 / 1980 Schedule and Results