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2011 Kansas City Royals

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2010 / 2012

71-91, Finished 4th in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Ned Yost (71-91)
GM: Dayton Moore, Farm Dir: Scott Sharp, Scouting Dir: Lonnie Goldberg
Scored 730 runs, Allowed 762 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-84

Ballparks: Kauffman Stadium · Attendance: 1,724,450 (12th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 99, Pitching - 100 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 101

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2010 / 2012 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

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
Nathan Adcock 23 R R 6' 4" 235 Feb 25, 1988 1st 24 3 1 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $414,000
Mike Aviles 30 R R 5' 10" 205 Mar 13, 1981 4 53 44 53 46 0 0 0 20 24 6 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 -0.1 $640,000
Wilson Betemit 29 B R 6' 2" 220 Nov 2, 1981 9 57 52 57 51 0 0 3 1 47 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0.2 $1,000,000
Billy Butler 25 R R 6' 1" 240 Apr 18, 1986 5 159 153 159 11 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 142 6 0 2.2 $3,500,000
Melky Cabrera 26 B L 5' 10" 210 Aug 11, 1984 7 155 153 155 153 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 144 2 158 2 1 0 4.4 $1,250,000
Lorenzo Cain 25 R R 6' 2" 205 Apr 13, 1986 2 6 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 6 0 0 0 0.1
Jesse Chavez 27 R R 6' 2" 160 Aug 21, 1983 4 4 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Bruce Chen 34 L L 6' 2" 215 Jun 19, 1977 13 25 25 1 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.8 $2,000,000
Louis Coleman 25 R R 6' 4" 205 Apr 4, 1986 1st 48 0 3 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4
Tim Collins 21 L L 5' 7" 170 Aug 21, 1989 1st 68 0 5 68 68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $414,000
Aaron Crow 24 R R 6' 3" 195 Nov 10, 1986 1st 57 0 3 57 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.6 $1,400,000 All-Star
Kyle Davies 27 R R 6' 1" 210 Sep 9, 1983 7 13 13 1 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.2 $3,200,000
Danny Duffy 22 L L 6' 3" 205 Dec 21, 1988 1st 20 20 2 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Jarrod Dyson 26 L R 5' 10" 160 Aug 15, 1984 2 26 11 26 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 0 17 3 2 12 0.5 $414,000
Alcides Escobar 24 R R 6' 1" 185 Dec 16, 1986 4 158 156 158 158 0 0 0 0 0 158 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2.7 $428,000
Jeff Francis 30 L L 6' 5" 220 Jan 8, 1981 7 31 31 1 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 $2,000,000
Jeff Francoeur 27 R R 6' 4" 220 Jan 8, 1984 7 153 152 153 153 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 153 153 0 1 0 3.1 $2,500,000
Chris Getz 27 L R 6' 0" 185 Aug 30, 1983 4 118 100 118 113 0 0 0 110 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 5 0.5 $443,000
Johnny Giavotella 23 R R 5' 8" 185 Jul 10, 1987 1st 46 46 46 46 0 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Alex Gordon 27 L R 6' 1" 220 Feb 10, 1984 5 151 149 151 150 0 0 7 0 0 0 148 0 0 148 0 1 0 7.2 $1,400,000
Kelvin Herrera 21 R R 5' 10" 200 Dec 31, 1989 1st 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Luke Hochevar 27 R R 6' 5" 225 Sep 15, 1983 5 31 31 1 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 $1,760,000
Greg Holland 25 R R 5' 10" 205 Nov 20, 1985 2 46 0 3 46 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
Eric Hosmer 21 L L 6' 4" 225 Oct 24, 1989 1st 128 127 128 127 0 0 127 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.5
Jeremy Jeffress 23 R R 6' 1" 205 Sep 21, 1987 2 14 0 0 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0 $414,500
Kila Ka'aihue 27 L R 6' 4" 235 Mar 29, 1984 3 23 23 23 19 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 -0.2 $419,000
Mitch Maier 29 L R 6' 3" 210 Jun 30, 1982 5 45 20 44 30 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 9 10 30 3 12 6 0.8 $459,000
Vin Mazzaro 24 R R 6' 2" 220 Sep 27, 1986 3 7 4 1 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
Luis Mendoza 27 R R 6' 3" 245 Oct 31, 1983 5 2 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
Mike Moustakas 22 L R 6' 0" 195 Sep 11, 1988 1st 89 89 89 89 0 0 0 0 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1
Yamaico Navarro 23 R R 5' 11" 215 Oct 31, 1987 2 6 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Sean O'Sullivan 23 R R 6' 1" 240 Sep 1, 1987 3 12 10 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.5 $420,500
Felipe Paulino 27 R R 6' 3" 270 Oct 5, 1983 4 21 20 2 21 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9
Brayan Pena 29 B R 5' 9" 230 Jan 7, 1982 7 72 57 72 69 0 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.5 $660,000
Salvador Perez 21 R R 6' 3" 240 May 10, 1990 1st 39 39 39 39 0 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5
Manny Pina 24 R R 6' 0" 215 Jun 5, 1987 1st 4 4 4 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Joakim Soria 27 R R 6' 3" 200 May 18, 1984 5 60 0 2 60 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $4,000,000
Everett Teaford 27 L L 6' 0" 160 May 15, 1984 1st 26 3 0 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
Rob Tejeda 29 R R 6' 2" 245 Mar 24, 1982 7 9 0 0 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 $1,550,000
Kanekoa Texeira 25 R R 6' 2" 190 Feb 6, 1986 2 6 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 $426,000
Matt Treanor 35 R R 6' 0" 200 Mar 3, 1976 8 65 62 65 65 0 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $850,000
Blake Wood 25 R R 6' 5" 240 Aug 8, 1985 2 55 0 4 55 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
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.

2010 / 2012 Roster (40-man)