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1980 Kansas City Royals

Schedule and Results

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1979 / 1981

97-65, Finished 1st in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Jim Frey (97-65)
GM: Joe Burke, Scouting Dir: John Schuerholz
Scored 809 runs, Allowed 694 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70

Ballparks: Royals Stadium · Attendance: 2,288,714 (3rd of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 100, Pitching - 99 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 97


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1979 / 1981 Schedule and Results

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 10 runs  · Mouseover bar for details  · Click for box score  · Grouped by Month

Game Results

Season Summary 97-65, Final Rank:1, GB: 0.0
Days in First122last on Sunday, Oct 5, counts only the days a team played and was in first at the end of the day
 137last on Oct 5, counts all days of the season including off days
Biggest Lead20last on Sunday, Aug 31, for days on which they played
Farthest Behind3.5last on Monday, Apr 21, for days on which they played
Most Games over .50039last on Sunday, Aug 31
Most Games under .5001last on Monday, Apr 21
Longest Winning Streak8Tuesday, Jun 3 to Wednesday, Jun 11 and Tuesday, Aug 12 to Wednesday, Aug 20
Longest Losing Streak8Saturday, Sep 20 to Sunday, Sep 28
Most Runs Allowed16Wednesday, May 14
Most Runs Scored17Saturday, Oct 4
Longest Game (innings)14Wednesday, May 21, Saturday, Aug 9 and Tuesday, Sep 30
Times Shutout by Opponent5 
Times Opponent Shutout10 
Walkoff Wins9 
Walkoff Losses3 

Team Win/Loss Splits

Overall
SplitWLRSRAWP
Overall 97 65 809 694 .599
Home/Road
SplitWLRSRAWP
Home 49 32 397 335 .605
Road 48 33 412 359 .593
Month by Month
SplitWLRSRAWP
April 10 8 74 74 .556
May 17 10 146 131 .630
June 17 12 128 114 .586
July 18 9 160 114 .667
August 23 7 165 112 .767
September 8 18 102 140 .308
October 4 1 34 9 .800
By Season Half
SplitWLRSRAWP
First Half 47 33 368 349 .588
Second Half 50 32 441 345 .610
Extra-Innings
SplitWLRSRAWP
9-Inning Games 89 59 744 632 .601
ExtraInning 8 6 65 62 .571
One-Run Games
SplitWLRSRAWP
One Run 29 12 159 142 .707
Blowouts (5+ Runs)
SplitWLRSRAWP
Blowout 30 21 338 261 .588
Opponent
SplitWLRSRAWP
BAL 6 6 40 39 .500
BOS 7 5 71 69 .583
CAL 8 5 65 62 .615
CHW 8 5 69 50 .615
CLE 7 5 57 47 .583
DET 10 2 67 50 .833
MIL 6 6 54 60 .500
MIN 5 8 52 51 .385
NYY 8 4 89 56 .667
OAK 6 7 60 63 .462
SEA 7 6 49 59 .538
TEX 10 3 67 48 .769
TOR 9 3 69 40 .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 10 boxscore KCR DET L 1 5 0-1 5 1.0 Morris Leonard 2:28 N 34,901 -
2 2 Friday, Apr 11 boxscore KCR DET W 4 0 1-1 3 1.0 Gura Schatzeder 2:13 N 14,605 +
3 3 Saturday, Apr 12 boxscore KCR DET W 8 6 2-1 2 0.5 Pattin Underwood 2:59 D 16,130 ++
4 4 Sunday, Apr 13 boxscore KCR DET W 3 2 3-1 1 Tied Splittorff Rozema Christenson 2:29 D 17,720 +++
5 5 Tuesday, Apr 15 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 2 12 3-2 4 1.0 Palmer Leonard 2:32 D 50,199 -
6 6 Wednesday, Apr 16 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 1 2 3-3 6 1.5 Flanagan Gura 2:16 N 7,473 --
7 7 Thursday, Apr 17 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 2 5 3-4 6 2.0 Stone Gale Stoddard 2:40 N 7,166 ---
8 8 Friday, Apr 18 boxscore KCR @ DET W 9 6 11 4-4 6 2.0 Quisenberry Lopez 3:34 N 50,687 +
9 9 Saturday, Apr 19 boxscore KCR @ DET L 6 8 4-5 6 3.0 Morris Martin 2:17 D 13,583 -
10 10 Sunday, Apr 20 boxscore KCR @ DET W 9 6 5-5 5 2.5 Martin Schatzeder Quisenberry 2:51 D 18,755 +
11 11 Monday, Apr 21 boxscore KCR TOR L 1 7 5-6 5 3.5 Stieb Gale 2:29 N 21,117 -
12 12 Tuesday, Apr 22 boxscore KCR TOR W 7 2 6-6 5 2.5 Splittorff Mirabella 2:08 N 16,993 +
13 13 Wednesday, Apr 23 boxscore KCR TOR W 7 4 7-6 4 2.5 Christenson McLaughlin Quisenberry 2:33 N 18,855 ++
14 14 Friday, Apr 25 boxscore KCR BAL W 7 0 8-6 4 2.0 Gura Stone 2:18 N 20,436 +++
15 15 Saturday, Apr 26 boxscore KCR BAL L 0 4 8-7 4 3.0 Flanagan Gale 2:34 D 25,925 -
16 16 Sunday, Apr 27 boxscore KCR BAL W 3 2 9-7 3 2.0 Splittorff Ford 2:02 D 20,496 +
17 17 Tuesday, Apr 29 boxscore KCR @ TOR L 1 3 9-8 5 2.0 Clancy Leonard 2:21 N 11,553 -
18 18 Wednesday, Apr 30 boxscore KCR @ TOR W 3 0 10-8 3 2.0 Gura Jefferson 1:54 N 14,029 +
19 19 Friday, May 2 boxscore KCR BOS L 5 6 11 10-9 3 2.0 Lockwood Quisenberry 3:17 N 25,965 -
20 20 Saturday, May 3 boxscore KCR BOS L 0 7 10-10 4 3.0 Rainey Splittorff 2:30 N 28,760 --
21 21 Sunday, May 4 boxscore KCR BOS W 5 3 11-10 3 2.5 Leonard Stanley Quisenberry 2:13 D 24,209 +
22 22 Tuesday, May 6 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 0 2 11-11 4 3.0 Wortham Gura Farmer 2:06 N 7,938 -
23 23 Wednesday, May 7 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 12 5 12-11 4 2.0 Christenson Kravec 2:54 N 7,584 +
24 24 Thursday, May 8 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 2 8 12-12 4 2.5 Burns Splittorff 3:01 N 7,410 -
25 25 Friday, May 9 boxscore KCR @ BOS W 6 5 13-12 4 2.0 Leonard Stanley Quisenberry 2:46 N 28,597 +
26 26 Saturday, May 10 boxscore KCR @ BOS W 13 8 14-12 3 2.0 Martin Eckersley Pattin 3:03 D 30,519 ++
27 27 Sunday, May 11 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 2 5 14-13 4 3.0 Rainey Gale 2:24 D 24,685 -
28 28 Monday, May 12 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 12 3 15-13 4 2.5 Gura Tiant Pattin 2:35 N 17,010 +
29 29 Tuesday, May 13 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 4 1 16-13 3 1.5 Martin Griffin Quisenberry 2:29 N 20,107 ++
30 30 Wednesday, May 14 boxscore KCR @ NYY L 3 16 16-14 4 1.5 Guidry Leonard Figueroa 2:58 N 21,953 -
31 31 Friday, May 16 boxscore KCR CAL L 1 11 16-15 4 1.5 Kison Gale 3:01 N 22,264 --
32 32 Saturday, May 17 boxscore KCR CAL W-wo 2 1 10 17-15 3 1.5 Gura Clear 2:47 N 30,326 +
33 33 Sunday, May 18 boxscore KCR CAL W 5 3 18-15 3 1.0 Martin Tanana Quisenberry 2:24 D 25,382 ++
34 34 Monday, May 19 boxscore KCR OAK W-wo 6 5 11 19-15 2 1.0 Quisenberry Hamilton 3:37 N 28,889 +++
35 35 Tuesday, May 20 boxscore KCR OAK W 1 0 20-15 2 1.0 Gale Norris Quisenberry 2:13 N 23,698 ++++
36 36 Wednesday, May 21 boxscore KCR OAK L &V 2 4 14 20-16 2 1.0 Lacey Quisenberry 4:14 N 24,030 -
37 37 Thursday, May 22 boxscore KCR OAK W 16 3 21-16 2 0.5 Martin Keough 2:44 N 23,124 +
38 38 Friday, May 23 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 13 9 22-16 1 up 0.5 Leonard Tanana 3:09 N 26,270 ++
39 39 Saturday, May 24 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 6 5 10 23-16 1 up 1.5 Quisenberry Clear 3:32 N 34,938 +++
40 40 Sunday, May 25 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 7 3 24-16 1 up 2.5 Gura LaRoche 2:32 D 30,325 ++++
41 41 Monday, May 26 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 1 4 24-17 1 up 1.5 Keough Martin 2:33 D 21,882 -
42 42 Tuesday, May 27 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 4 2 25-17 1 up 1.5 Leonard Kingman 3:03 N 4,488 +
43 43 Wednesday, May 28 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 3 6 25-18 1 up 1.5 Langford Gale 2:33 D 4,094 -
44 44 Friday, May 30 boxscore KCR CHW W 9 2 26-18 1 up 2.5 Gura Wortham 2:29 N 26,550 +
45 45 Saturday, May 31 boxscore KCR CHW W 6 4 27-18 1 up 2.5 Martin Trout Quisenberry 3:02 N 29,050 ++
46 46 Sunday, Jun 1 boxscore KCR CHW L 1 6 27-19 1 up 2.5 Burns Leonard 3:03 D 33,428 -
47 47 Monday, Jun 2 boxscore KCR NYY L 3 5 27-20 1 up 2.5 Guidry Splittorff 2:42 N 39,261 --
48 48 Tuesday, Jun 3 boxscore KCR NYY W-wo 6 5 10 28-20 1 up 2.5 Quisenberry Davis 3:17 N 26,734 +
49 49 Wednesday, Jun 4 boxscore KCR NYY W 9 3 29-20 1 up 3.0 Martin Tiant 2:29 N 27,234 ++
50 50 Thursday, Jun 5 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 8 0 30-20 1 up 3.5 Leonard Kern 2:32 N 16,512 +++
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
51 51 Friday, Jun 6 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 4 2 31-20 1 up 3.5 Splittorff Matlack Quisenberry 2:37 N 26,367 ++++
52 52 Saturday, Jun 7 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 7 2 32-20 1 up 4.0 Gale Perry 2:58 N 24,530 +++++
53 53 Sunday, Jun 8 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 5 4 33-20 1 up 5.0 Christenson Babcock Quisenberry 3:08 N 16,179 ++++++
54 54 Tuesday, Jun 10 boxscore KCR @ CLE W 8 4 34-20 1 up 6.0 Pattin Barker 3:25 N 6,061 +++++++
55 55 Wednesday, Jun 11 (1) boxscore KCR @ CLE W 5 0 35-20 1 up 5.5 Leonard Waits 2:17 N 0 ++++++++
56 56 Wednesday, Jun 11 (2) boxscore KCR @ CLE L 5 8 35-21 1 up 5.5 Spillner Gale 2:48 N 13,712 -
57 57 Friday, Jun 13 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 4 3 36-21 1 up 6.5 Gura Keeton Quisenberry 2:32 N 30,740 +
58 58 Saturday, Jun 14 boxscore KCR @ MIL L 2 5 36-22 1 up 6.5 Travers Martin Castro 2:51 D 50,605 -
59 59 Sunday, Jun 15 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 7 2 37-22 1 up 7.0 Leonard Haas 2:49 D 28,389 +
60 60 Monday, Jun 16 boxscore KCR TEX L 3 6 37-23 1 up 7.0 Babcock Quisenberry Lyle 2:25 N 39,457 -
61 61 Tuesday, Jun 17 boxscore KCR TEX W-wo 3 2 38-23 1 up 7.0 Gale Perry 2:45 N 25,324 +
62 62 Wednesday, Jun 18 boxscore KCR CLE W 10 2 39-23 1 up 8.5 Gura Denny 2:55 N 23,736 ++
63 63 Thursday, Jun 19 boxscore KCR CLE L 4 5 39-24 1 up 8.0 Barker Martin Stanton 3:07 N 21,158 -
64 64 Friday, Jun 20 boxscore KCR MIL L 5 10 39-25 1 up 8.0 Haas Leonard Castro 3:02 N 38,179 --
65 65 Saturday, Jun 21 boxscore KCR MIL L 1 5 39-26 1 up 8.0 Sorensen Splittorff 2:07 N 40,344 ---
66 66 Sunday, Jun 22 boxscore KCR MIL W 7 4 40-26 1 up 9.5 Gale Caldwell 2:33 D 39,592 +
67 67 Monday, Jun 23 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 1 4 40-27 1 up 9.0 Koosman Gura 2:23 N 7,525 -
68 68 Tuesday, Jun 24 (1) boxscore KCR @ MIN L-wo 1 2 40-28 1 up 8.5 Jackson Quisenberry 2:31 N 0 --
69 69 Tuesday, Jun 24 (2) boxscore KCR @ MIN W 4 2 41-28 1 up 8.5 Martin Erickson Quisenberry 2:37 N 11,556 +
70 70 Wednesday, Jun 25 boxscore KCR @ MIN W 4 1 42-28 1 up 8.5 Splittorff Zahn Quisenberry 2:04 N 9,150 ++
71 71 Friday, Jun 27 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 2 1 43-28 1 up 9.0 Gale Honeycutt Quisenberry 2:28 N 12,099 +++
72 72 Saturday, Jun 28 boxscore KCR @ SEA W 4 2 44-28 1 up 9.0 Gura Roberts 2:11 N 22,154 ++++
73 73 Sunday, Jun 29 boxscore KCR @ SEA L 2 7 44-29 1 up 8.0 Abbott Leonard 2:00 D 10,015 -
74 74 Monday, Jun 30 boxscore KCR MIN L 3 12 44-30 1 up 8.0 Jackson Martin 2:41 N 33,540 --
75 75 Tuesday, Jul 1 boxscore KCR MIN L 1 2 44-31 1 up 8.0 Corbett Splittorff 2:20 N 20,224 ---
76 76 Wednesday, Jul 2 boxscore KCR MIN W-wo 4 3 10 45-31 1 up 8.0 Quisenberry Koosman 2:49 N 26,225 +
77 77 Thursday, Jul 3 boxscore KCR SEA L 2 13 45-32 1 up 8.0 Beattie Gura Rawley 2:43 N 21,777 -
78 78 Friday, Jul 4 boxscore KCR SEA W 5 3 46-32 1 up 8.5 Quisenberry Roberts 2:23 N 27,891 +
79 79 Saturday, Jul 5 boxscore KCR SEA W 5 4 47-32 1 up 9.5 Twitty Parrott Quisenberry 2:37 N 30,617 ++
80 80 Sunday, Jul 6 boxscore KCR SEA L 3 5 47-33 1 up 8.5 Bannister Splittorff Rawley 2:35 D 28,458 -
81 81 Thursday, Jul 10 boxscore KCR DET W 3 2 48-33 1 up 9.5 Splittorff Wilcox Quisenberry 2:11 N 23,684 +
82 82 Friday, Jul 11 boxscore KCR DET W 7 3 49-33 1 up 9.5 Leonard Morris 2:18 N 31,017 ++
83 83 Saturday, Jul 12 boxscore KCR @ BAL L 1 3 49-34 1 up 9.5 Stone Martin Stoddard 2:46 N 41,514 -
84 84 Sunday, Jul 13 boxscore KCR @ BAL W 5 1 50-34 1 up10.5 Gura Flanagan 2:46 D 21,311 +
85 85 Monday, Jul 14 boxscore KCR @ BAL W 8 4 51-34 1 up10.5 Splittorff McGregor Quisenberry 2:59 N 23,504 ++
86 86 Tuesday, Jul 15 boxscore KCR @ BOS W 8 4 52-34 1 up11.5 Gale Renko 2:43 N 26,865 +++
87 87 Wednesday, Jul 16 boxscore KCR @ BOS W 5 1 53-34 1 up11.5 Leonard Eckersley Quisenberry 3:12 N 27,213 ++++
88 88 Thursday, Jul 17 boxscore KCR @ BOS L 4 12 53-35 1 up10.5 Tudor Martin 2:41 N 25,619 -
89 89 Friday, Jul 18 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 13 1 54-35 1 up11.5 Gura May 2:50 N 44,170 +
90 90 Saturday, Jul 19 boxscore KCR @ NYY L 7 13 54-36 1 up10.5 Bird Splittorff Davis 3:01 N 53,583 -
91 91 Sunday, Jul 20 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 14 3 55-36 1 up10.5 Gale Guidry Quisenberry 2:52 D 50,328 +
92 92 Monday, Jul 21 boxscore KCR CHW W 2 1 56-36 1 up10.5 Leonard Burns Quisenberry 2:34 N 37,054 ++
93 93 Tuesday, Jul 22 boxscore KCR CHW L 1 6 56-37 1 up 9.5 Trout Busby 2:47 N 28,891 -
94 94 Wednesday, Jul 23 boxscore KCR CHW W 9 2 57-37 1 up10.5 Gura Baumgarten 2:45 N 25,105 +
95 95 Thursday, Jul 24 boxscore KCR CHW W 12 4 58-37 1 up11.0 Splittorff Wortham 2:11 N 29,052 ++
96 96 Friday, Jul 25 boxscore KCR NYY W 6 1 59-37 1 up11.0 Gale Tiant 2:31 N 40,039 +++
97 97 Saturday, Jul 26 boxscore KCR NYY L 4 5 59-38 1 up11.0 Gossage Leonard 2:41 N 41,860 -
98 98 Sunday, Jul 27 boxscore KCR NYY W 8 0 60-38 1 up11.5 Gura John 2:28 D 40,057 +
99 99 Tuesday, Jul 29 boxscore KCR BOS W-wo 9 8 61-38 1 up12.5 Quisenberry Burgmeier 3:08 N 35,042 ++
100 100 Wednesday, Jul 30 boxscore KCR BOS L 1 7 61-39 1 up11.5 Stanley Busby 2:51 N 31,468 -
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
101 101 Thursday, Jul 31 boxscore KCR BOS W 13 3 62-39 1 up12.0 Leonard Eckersley 2:28 N 33,500 +
102 102 Friday, Aug 1 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 4 3 63-39 1 up12.0 Gura Burns Quisenberry 2:30 N 23,316 ++
103 103 Saturday, Aug 2 boxscore KCR @ CHW W 8 2 64-39 1 up12.5 Gale Trout Pattin 2:39 N 14,905 +++
104 104 Sunday, Aug 3 boxscore KCR @ CHW L 3 5 64-40 1 up12.0 Dotson Splittorff 2:32 D 14,329 -
105 105 Monday, Aug 4 boxscore KCR @ DET W 6 5 65-40 1 up12.0 Quisenberry Schatzeder 2:59 N 37,016 +
106 106 Tuesday, Aug 5 boxscore KCR @ DET W 6 3 66-40 1 up12.0 Leonard Wilcox Quisenberry 2:44 N 27,469 ++
107 107 Wednesday, Aug 6 boxscore KCR @ DET W 5 4 67-40 1 up12.0 Gura Morris Quisenberry 2:56 N 29,115 +++
108 108 Friday, Aug 8 (1) boxscore KCR @ TOR W 9 0 68-40 1 up13.5 Gale Clancy 2:15 N 0 ++++
109 109 Friday, Aug 8 (2) boxscore KCR @ TOR W 7 4 69-40 1 up13.5 Pattin Garvin 2:57 N 22,146 +++++
110 110 Saturday, Aug 9 boxscore KCR @ TOR L-wo 3 4 14 69-41 1 up12.5 Willis Eastwick 3:38 N 21,300 -
111 111 Sunday, Aug 10 boxscore KCR @ TOR W 8 5 70-41 1 up13.0 Leonard Jefferson Pattin 2:50 D 23,473 +
112 112 Monday, Aug 11 boxscore KCR BAL L 1 2 70-42 1 up12.5 Martinez Gura 2:33 N 41,334 -
113 113 Tuesday, Aug 12 boxscore KCR BAL W-wo 4 3 71-42 1 up13.5 Quisenberry McGregor 2:26 N 34,913 +
114 114 Wednesday, Aug 13 boxscore KCR BAL W 6 1 72-42 1 up13.5 Gale Palmer 2:13 N 35,600 ++
115 115 Friday, Aug 15 boxscore KCR TOR W 4 3 73-42 1 up13.0 Leonard Jefferson Quisenberry 2:24 N 34,861 +++
116 116 Saturday, Aug 16 boxscore KCR TOR W 11 5 74-42 1 up13.0 Gura Kucek 2:45 N 39,631 ++++
117 117 Sunday, Aug 17 boxscore KCR TOR W 8 3 75-42 1 up14.0 Splittorff Clancy Quisenberry 3:08 N 30,693 +++++
118 118 Monday, Aug 18 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 6 3 76-42 1 up14.5 Gale Figueroa Quisenberry 2:48 N 17,609 ++++++
119 119 Tuesday, Aug 19 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 4 3 77-42 1 up15.5 Twitty Darwin Quisenberry 2:36 N 17,800 +++++++
120 120 Wednesday, Aug 20 boxscore KCR @ TEX W 5 3 12 78-42 1 up15.5 Quisenberry Johnson Martin 3:21 N 16,996 ++++++++
121 121 Thursday, Aug 21 boxscore KCR CLE L 3 4 78-43 1 up15.5 Waits Busby Cruz 2:39 N 32,139 -
122 122 Friday, Aug 22 boxscore KCR CLE L 1 4 78-44 1 up15.5 Barker Splittorff Monge 2:45 N 34,526 --
123 123 Saturday, Aug 23 boxscore KCR CLE W 3 2 79-44 1 up16.5 Gale Garland Quisenberry 2:21 N 40,192 +
124 124 Sunday, Aug 24 boxscore KCR CLE W 7 5 80-44 1 up17.5 Leonard Grimsley Quisenberry 2:43 N 30,593 ++
125 125 Monday, Aug 25 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 9 3 81-44 1 up17.5 Gura Haas Quisenberry 2:57 N 15,912 +++
126 126 Tuesday, Aug 26 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 7 6 82-44 1 up17.5 Busby Caldwell Quisenberry 2:48 N 16,824 ++++
127 127 Wednesday, Aug 27 boxscore KCR @ MIL W 5 4 83-44 1 up18.0 Splittorff Mitchell Martin 2:19 N 18,815 +++++
128 128 Thursday, Aug 28 boxscore KCR TEX L 6 10 83-45 1 up18.0 Rajsich Twitty 2:34 N 25,944 -
129 129 Friday, Aug 29 boxscore KCR TEX W 7 3 84-45 1 up19.0 Leonard Figueroa 2:29 N 32,781 +
130 130 Saturday, Aug 30 boxscore KCR TEX L 5 7 11 84-46 1 up19.0 Johnson Quisenberry 3:17 D 34,557 -
131 131 Sunday, Aug 31 boxscore KCR TEX W-wo 4 3 85-46 1 up20.0 Quisenberry Lyle 2:41 D 37,390 +
132 132 Monday, Sep 1 boxscore KCR MIL L 1 6 85-47 1 up19.5 McClure Gale 2:49 N 28,597 -
133 133 Wednesday, Sep 3 boxscore KCR MIL L 1 3 10 85-48 1 up19.0 Sorensen Leonard 2:46 N 23,037 --
134 134 Thursday, Sep 4 boxscore KCR MIL L 5 9 85-49 1 up18.5 Castro Quisenberry 2:43 N 21,898 ---
135 135 Friday, Sep 5 boxscore KCR @ CLE W 2 1 86-49 1 up18.5 Splittorff Waits 1:51 N 21,808 +
136 136 Saturday, Sep 6 boxscore KCR @ CLE L 3 8 86-50 1 up18.5 Barker Martin 3:03 N 27,352 -
137 137 Sunday, Sep 7 boxscore KCR @ CLE W 6 4 87-50 1 up18.5 Leonard Garland Quisenberry 2:32 D 8,990 +
138 138 Monday, Sep 8 boxscore KCR @ CAL L 4 7 87-51 1 up17.5 Aase Gura Hassler 2:53 N 23,050 -
139 139 Tuesday, Sep 9 boxscore KCR @ CAL L 3 4 87-52 1 up17.5 Tanana Splittorff Clear 2:16 N 24,131 --
140 140 Wednesday, Sep 10 boxscore KCR @ CAL L 3 8 87-53 1 up17.5 Aase Martin Hassler 2:45 N 24,762 ---
141 141 Thursday, Sep 11 boxscore KCR @ CAL W 7 2 88-53 1 up18.0 Leonard Ferris 2:38 N 22,844 +
142 142 Friday, Sep 12 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 5 9 88-54 1 up17.0 Langford Chamberlain 3:05 N 17,440 -
143 143 Saturday, Sep 13 boxscore KCR @ OAK L 2 6 88-55 1 up16.0 McCatty Gura 2:37 D 11,253 --
144 144 Sunday, Sep 14 boxscore KCR @ OAK W 4 3 89-55 1 up17.0 Splittorff Kingman Quisenberry 2:20 D 10,756 +
145 145 Wednesday, Sep 17 (1) boxscore KCR CAL W 5 0 90-55 1 up16.5 Leonard Botting 2:17 N 0 ++
146 146 Wednesday, Sep 17 (2) boxscore KCR CAL L 4 7 90-56 1 up16.5 LaRoche Gura Hassler 3:13 N 25,908 -
147 147 Thursday, Sep 18 boxscore KCR CAL W 5 2 91-56 1 up17.5 Martin Martinez 2:43 N 19,559 +
148 148 Friday, Sep 19 boxscore KCR OAK W 13 3 92-56 1 up18.5 Splittorff Kingman 2:30 N 29,493 ++
149 149 Saturday, Sep 20 boxscore KCR OAK L 0 9 92-57 1 up17.5 Keough Jones 2:43 N 37,523 -
150 150 Sunday, Sep 21 boxscore KCR OAK L 3 9 92-58 1 up16.5 Norris Leonard 2:47 D 41,329 --
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
151 151 Monday, Sep 22 boxscore KCR @ SEA L-wo 4 5 11 92-59 1 up16.0 McLaughlin Quisenberry 3:16 N 8,643 ---
152 152 Tuesday, Sep 23 boxscore KCR @ SEA L 3 7 92-60 1 up15.0 Beattie Martin 2:32 N 10,879 ----
153 153 Wednesday, Sep 24 boxscore KCR @ SEA L 2 4 92-61 1 up14.0 Honeycutt Splittorff Parrott 2:12 N 11,180 -----
154 154 Friday, Sep 26 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 0 3 92-62 1 up14.5 Zahn Leonard 2:30 N 9,837 ------
155 155 Saturday, Sep 27 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 3 8 92-63 1 up13.5 Koosman Gura 2:21 D 6,848 -------
156 156 Sunday, Sep 28 boxscore KCR @ MIN L 7 8 92-64 1 up12.5 Redfern Gale Corbett 2:42 D 6,938 --------
157 157 Tuesday, Sep 30 boxscore KCR SEA W-wo 7 5 14 93-64 1 up12.5 Quisenberry Parrott 3:59 N 17,272 +
158 158 Wednesday, Oct 1 boxscore KCR SEA W 4 1 94-64 1 up12.5 Pattin Dressler Brett 2:18 N 15,604 ++
159 159 Thursday, Oct 2 boxscore KCR SEA W 6 2 95-64 1 up13.5 Martin Bannister 2:23 N 15,241 +++
160 160 Friday, Oct 3 boxscore KCR MIN L 3 5 95-65 1 up13.0 Koosman Gura Corbett 2:29 N 20,714 -
161 161 Saturday, Oct 4 boxscore KCR MIN W 17 1 96-65 1 up13.0 Leonard Erickson 2:42 N 23,751 +
162 162 Sunday, Oct 5 boxscore KCR MIN W 4 0 97-65 1 up14.0 Splittorff Jackson Gale 2:05 D 25,603 ++
Rk Gm# Date Tm   Opp W/L R RA Inn W-L Rank GB Win Loss Save Time D/N Attendance Streak
ALCS Game 1 Wednesday, Oct 8 boxscore KCR NYY W 7 2 1-0 Gura Guidry 3:00 D 42,598
ALCS Game 2 Thursday, Oct 9 boxscore KCR NYY W 3 2 2-0 Leonard May Quisenberry 2:51 N 42,633
ALCS Game 3 Friday, Oct 10 boxscore KCR @ NYY W 4 2 3-0 Quisenberry Gossage 2:59 N 56,588
WS Game 1 Tuesday, Oct 14 boxscore KCR @ PHI L 6 7 3-1 Walk Leonard McGraw 3:01 N 65,791
WS Game 2 Wednesday, Oct 15 boxscore KCR @ PHI L 4 6 3-2 Carlton Quisenberry Reed 3:01 N 65,775
WS Game 3 Friday, Oct 17 boxscore KCR PHI W 4 3 10 4-2 Quisenberry McGraw 3:19 N 42,380
WS Game 4 Saturday, Oct 18 boxscore KCR PHI W 5 3 5-2 Leonard Christenson Quisenberry 2:37 D 42,363
WS Game 5 Sunday, Oct 19 boxscore KCR PHI L 3 4 5-3 McGraw Quisenberry 2:51 D 42,369
WS Game 6 Tuesday, Oct 21 boxscore KCR @ PHI L 1 4 5-4 Carlton Gale McGraw 3:00 N 65,838
Rank and Games Back are always at the end of all games played on that date.

1979 / 1981 Schedule and Results