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All-Time Top 24 Players

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Franchise History

Franchise History
Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Attendance BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
2016Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16281810.500.4763rd of 5--6757122,557,7120.00.04221D.Duffy (4.2)N.Yost (81-81)
2015Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16295670.586.5551st of 5--Won WS (4-1)7246412,708,5490.00.04524L.Cain (7.2)N.Yost (95-67)
2014Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16289730.549.5192nd of 5--Lost WS (4-3)6516241,956,4820.00.04823A.Gordon (6.6)N.Yost (89-73)
2013Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16286760.531.5343rd of 5--6486011,750,7540.00.04320A.Gordon (4.2)N.Yost (86-76)
2012Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16272900.444.4553rd of 5--6767461,739,8590.00.04625A.Gordon (6.3)N.Yost (72-90)
2011Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16271910.438.4804th of 5--7307621,724,4500.00.04223A.Gordon (7.2)N.Yost (71-91)
2010Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16267950.414.3995th of 5--6768451,615,3270.00.04625J.Soria (3.7)T.Hillman (12-23) and N.Yost (55-72)
2009Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16265970.401.4074th of 5--6868421,797,8910.00.04323Z.Greinke (10.4)T.Hillman (65-97)
2008Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16275870.463.4444th of 5--6917811,578,9220.00.04325Z.Greinke (5.4)T.Hillman (75-87)
2007Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16269930.426.4565th of 5--7067781,616,8670.00.04523G.Meche (4.1)B.Bell (69-93)
2006Kansas City RoyalsAL Central162621000.383.3885th of 5--7579711,372,6380.00.05531M.Teahen (3.7)B.Bell (62-100)
2005Kansas City RoyalsAL Central162561060.346.3715th of 5--7019351,371,1810.00.04622D.DeJesus (4.4)T.Pena (8-25), B.Schaefer (5-12) and B.Bell (43-69)
2004Kansas City RoyalsAL Central162581040.358.3975th of 5--7209051,661,4780.00.05825Z.Greinke (3.7)T.Pena (58-104)
2003Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16283790.512.4833rd of 5--8368671,779,8950.00.05329D.May (5.9)T.Pena (83-79)
2002Kansas City RoyalsAL Central162621000.383.4144th of 5--7378911,323,0360.00.05226P.Byrd (5.5)T.Muser (8-15), J.Mizerock (5-8) and T.Pena (49-77)
2001Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16265970.401.4265th of 5--7298581,536,3710.00.04419C.Beltran (6.4)T.Muser (65-97)
2000Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16277850.475.4744th of 5--8799301,564,8470.00.04424J.Damon (6.1)T.Muser (77-85)
1999Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16164970.398.4674th of 5--8569211,506,0680.00.05027J.Damon (5.4)T.Muser (64-97)
1998Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16172890.447.3963rd of 5--7148991,494,8750.00.05122J.Offerman (5.3)T.Muser (72-89)
1997Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16167940.416.4575th of 5--7478201,517,6380.00.05125K.Appier (5.5)B.Boone (36-46) and T.Muser (31-48)
1996Kansas City RoyalsAL Central16175860.466.4765th of 5--7467861,435,9970.00.04019K.Appier (6.1)B.Boone (75-86)
1995Kansas City RoyalsAL Central14470740.486.4572nd of 5--6296911,233,5300.00.05121K.Appier (4.6)B.Boone (70-74)
1994Kansas City RoyalsAL Central11564510.557.5353rd of 5--5745321,400,4940.00.03115D.Cone (6.8)H.McRae (64-51)
1993Kansas City RoyalsAL West16284780.519.4873rd of 7--6756941,934,5780.00.04320K.Appier (9.3)H.McRae (84-78)
1992Kansas City RoyalsAL West16272900.444.4595th of 7--6106671,867,6890.00.04222K.Appier (8.1)H.McRae (72-90)
1991Kansas City RoyalsAL West16282800.506.5036th of 7--7277222,161,5370.00.04519B.Saberhagen (5.1)J.Wathan (15-22), B.Schaefer (1-0) and H.McRae (66-58)
1990Kansas City RoyalsAL West16175860.466.4996th of 7--7077092,244,9560.00.04623K.Appier (5.3)J.Wathan (75-86)
1989Kansas City RoyalsAL West16292700.568.5382nd of 7--6906352,477,7000.00.03617B.Saberhagen (9.7)J.Wathan (92-70)
1988Kansas City RoyalsAL West16184770.522.5383rd of 7--7046482,350,1810.00.04117M.Gubicza (7.8)J.Wathan (84-77)
1987Kansas City RoyalsAL West16283790.512.5162nd of 7--7156912,392,4710.00.03815B.Saberhagen (8.0)B.Gardner (62-64) and J.Wathan (21-15)
1986Kansas City RoyalsAL West16276860.469.4873rd of 7--6546732,320,7940.00.03613F.White (4.0)D.Howser (40-48) and M.Ferraro (36-38)
1985Kansas City RoyalsAL West16291710.562.5331st of 7--Won WS (4-3)6876392,162,7170.00.03514G.Brett (8.3)D.Howser (91-71)
1984Kansas City RoyalsAL West16284780.519.4911st of 7--Lost ALCS (3-0)6736861,810,0180.00.03613B.Black (4.7)D.Howser (84-78)
1983Kansas City RoyalsAL West16379831.488.4562nd of 7--6967671,963,8750.00.03818D.Quisenberry (5.5)D.Howser (79-83)
1982Kansas City RoyalsAL West16290720.556.5412nd of 7--7847172,284,4640.00.03915W.Wilson (6.3)D.Howser (90-72)
1981Kansas City RoyalsAL West10350530.485.4914th of 7--Lost LDS (3-0)3974051,279,4030.00.03513W.Wilson (4.1)J.Frey (30-40) and D.Howser (20-13)
1980Kansas City RoyalsAL West16297650.599.5701st of 7--Lost WS (4-2)8096942,288,7140.00.03715G.Brett (9.4)J.Frey (97-65)
1979Kansas City RoyalsAL West16285770.525.5192nd of 7--8518162,261,8450.00.03817G.Brett (8.6)W.Herzog (85-77)
1978Kansas City RoyalsAL West16292700.568.5721st of 7--Lost ALCS (3-1)7436342,255,4930.00.03815A.Otis (7.4)W.Herzog (92-70)
1977Kansas City RoyalsAL West162102600.630.6051st of 7--Lost ALCS (3-2)8226511,852,6030.00.03313G.Brett (7.6)W.Herzog (102-60)
1976Kansas City RoyalsAL West16290720.556.5701st of 6--Lost ALCS (3-2)7136111,680,2650.00.03717G.Brett (7.5)W.Herzog (90-72)
1975Kansas City RoyalsAL West16291710.562.5412nd of 6--7106491,151,8360.00.03214J.Mayberry (7.2)J.McKeon (50-46) and W.Herzog (41-25)
1974Kansas City RoyalsAL West16277850.475.5035th of 6--6676621,173,2920.00.03413S.Busby (6.6)J.McKeon (77-85)
1973Kansas City RoyalsAL West16288740.543.5022nd of 6--7557521,345,3410.00.03916J.Mayberry (5.2)J.McKeon (88-74)
1972Kansas City RoyalsAL West15476780.494.5284th of 6--580545707,6560.00.03415J.Mayberry (4.9)B.Lemon (76-78)
1971Kansas City RoyalsAL West16185760.528.5292nd of 6--603566910,7840.00.03516A.Otis (5.3)B.Lemon (85-76)
1970Kansas City RoyalsAL West16265970.401.4354th of 6--611705693,0470.00.03817B.Johnson (4.3)C.Metro (19-33) and B.Lemon (46-64)
1969Kansas City RoyalsAL West16369931.426.4274th of 6--586688902,4140.00.03916W.Bunker (4.2)J.Gordon (69-93)
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