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1999 Kansas City Royals

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1998 / 2000

64-97, Finished 4th in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Tony Muser (64-97)
GM: Herk Robinson, Scouting Dir: Terry Wetzel
Scored 856 runs, Allowed 921 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-86

Ballparks: Kauffman Stadium · Attendance: 1,506,068 (11th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 102 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 99

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1998 / 2000 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Kevin Appier 31 R R 6' 2" 180 Dec 6, 1967 11 22 22 1 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5 $4,800,000
Brian Barber 26 R R 6' 1" 175 Mar 4, 1973 4 8 3 2 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $210,000
Carlos Beltran 22 B R 6' 1" 210 Apr 24, 1977 2 156 155 156 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 154 0 154 2 0 1 4.7 $200,000
Dee Brown 21 L R 6' 0" 235 Mar 27, 1978 2 12 5 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 2 7 0 -0.3
Tim Byrdak 25 L L 5' 11" 190 Oct 31, 1973 2 33 0 2 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.8 $200,000
Lance Carter 24 R R 6' 1" 190 Dec 18, 1974 1st 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Johnny Damon 25 L L 6' 2" 205 Nov 5, 1973 5 145 144 145 140 0 0 0 0 0 0 132 8 3 143 4 0 1 5.4 $2,100,000
Chad Durbin 21 R R 6' 2" 225 Dec 3, 1977 1st 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Jermaine Dye 25 R R 6' 4" 210 Jan 28, 1974 4 158 156 158 157 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 157 157 1 0 0 4.7 $260,000
Sal Fasano 27 R R 6' 2" 220 Aug 10, 1971 4 23 20 23 23 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $235,000
Carlos Febles 23 R R 5' 11" 170 May 24, 1976 2 123 122 123 122 0 0 0 122 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2.0 $200,000
Chris Fussell 23 R R 6' 2" 185 May 19, 1976 2 17 8 0 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $200,000
Jeremy Giambi 24 L L 6' 0" 185 Sep 30, 1974 2 90 77 90 31 0 0 26 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 48 11 0 0.0 $200,000
Jed Hansen 26 R R 6' 1" 195 Aug 19, 1972 3 49 22 49 38 0 0 1 21 4 10 0 2 0 2 3 3 10 -0.9 $204,000
Ray Holbert 28 R R 6' 0" 170 Sep 25, 1970 4 34 28 34 33 0 0 0 11 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 -0.1 $215,000
Jeff King 34 R R 6' 1" 175 Dec 26, 1964 11 21 21 21 20 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.4 $4,000,000
Chad Kreuter 34 B R 6' 2" 190 Aug 26, 1964 12 107 86 107 101 0 101 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 -0.4 $875,000
Scott Leius 33 R R 6' 3" 180 Sep 24, 1965 9 37 17 37 26 0 0 13 1 10 2 0 0 0 0 6 12 1 -0.8 $200,000
Mendy Lopez 25 R R 6' 2" 200 Oct 15, 1973 2 7 6 7 6 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.1
Felix Martinez 25 B R 6' 0" 170 May 18, 1974 3 6 1 6 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 -0.1
Terry Mathews 34 L R 6' 2" 200 Oct 5, 1964 8 24 1 1 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Jeff Montgomery 37 R R 5' 11" 170 Jan 7, 1962 13 49 0 2 49 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 $2,500,000
Orber Moreno 22 R R 6' 3" 225 Apr 27, 1977 1st 7 0 0 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 $200,000
Alvin Morman 30 L L 6' 3" 210 Jan 6, 1969 4 49 0 3 49 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $365,000
Dan Murray 25 R R 6' 1" 193 Nov 21, 1973 1st 4 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Marc Pisciotta 28 R R 6' 5" 240 Aug 7, 1970 3 8 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Jim Pittsley 25 R R 6' 7" 215 Apr 3, 1974 4 5 5 0 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5 $255,000
Scott Pose 32 L R 5' 11" 165 Feb 11, 1967 3 86 24 86 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 1 6 25 18 50 6 0.1 $225,000
Mark Quinn 25 R R 6' 1" 175 May 21, 1974 1st 17 16 17 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 1 16 1 1 0 0.7 $200,000
Joe Randa 29 R R 5' 11" 190 Dec 18, 1969 5 156 156 156 156 0 0 0 0 156 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.8 $910,000
Ken Ray 24 R R 6' 2" 200 Nov 27, 1974 1st 13 0 3 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Dan Reichert 22 R R 6' 3" 175 Jul 12, 1976 1st 8 8 2 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 $200,000
Brad Rigby 26 R R 6' 6" 203 May 14, 1973 2 20 0 0 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7 $201,500
Jose Rosado 24 L L 6' 0" 175 Nov 9, 1974 4 33 33 2 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 $300,000 All-Star
Glendon Rusch 24 L L 6' 2" 170 Nov 7, 1974 3 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Rey Sanchez 31 R R 5' 10" 180 Oct 5, 1967 9 134 131 134 134 0 0 0 0 0 134 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.5 $1,200,000
Jose Santiago 24 R R 6' 3" 200 Nov 5, 1974 3 34 0 1 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $201,000
Steve Scarsone 33 R R 6' 2" 170 Apr 11, 1966 7 46 17 46 40 0 0 12 9 3 16 0 0 0 0 2 7 4 -0.0 $200,000
Scott Service 32 R R 6' 6" 230 Feb 26, 1967 9 68 0 5 68 68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $745,000
Tim Spehr 32 R R 6' 2" 205 Jul 2, 1966 8 60 53 60 59 0 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.6 $330,000
Blake Stein 25 R R 6' 7" 210 Aug 3, 1973 2 12 11 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5 $207,500
Jeff Suppan 24 R R 6' 2" 225 Jan 2, 1975 5 32 32 2 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.2 $235,000
Larry Sutton 29 L L 5' 11" 175 May 14, 1970 3 43 27 43 31 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 11 0 -0.4 $240,000
Mac Suzuki 24 R R 6' 3" 195 May 31, 1975 3 22 9 4 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Mike Sweeney 25 R R 6' 1" 195 Jul 22, 1973 5 150 145 150 77 0 4 74 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 4 0 3.1 $265,000
Joe Vitiello 29 R R 6' 2" 215 Apr 11, 1970 5 13 11 13 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 -0.3
Derek Wallace 27 R R 6' 3" 200 Sep 1, 1971 2 8 0 0 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $216,000
Don Wengert 29 R R 6' 2" 205 Nov 6, 1969 5 11 1 0 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.2 $260,000
Matt Whisenant 28 R L 6' 3" 215 Jun 8, 1971 3 48 0 4 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $270,000
Jay Witasick 26 R R 6' 4" 205 Aug 28, 1972 4 32 28 2 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $210,000
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1998 / 2000 Roster (40-man)