Series Scores

Game 1, October 5
Kansas City Royals 7
New York Yankees 2
W Paul Splittorff (1-0)
L Don Gullett (0-1)
Game 2, October 6
Kansas City Royals 2
New York Yankees 6
W Ron Guidry (1-0)
L Andy Hassler (0-1)
Game 3, October 7
New York Yankees 2
Kansas City Royals 6
W Dennis Leonard (1-0)
L Mike Torrez (0-1)
Game 4, October 8
New York Yankees 6
Kansas City Royals 4
W Sparky Lyle (1-0)
L Larry Gura (0-1)
Game 5, October 9
New York Yankees 5
Kansas City Royals 3
W Sparky Lyle (2-0)
L Dennis Leonard (1-1)

Series Batting Stats

New York Yankees Batting

New York Yankees Batting Table
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E WPA cWPA G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Paul Blair3512000000.400.400.400.8000000.020.82%8316420434253.262.700
Chris Chambliss*51701000034.059.200.059.259000-0.44-14.83%1576009017217904.287.781
Bucky Dent51413100210.214.267.286.5520010.030.47%158477541188491.247.653
Ed Figueroa10000000000000.000.00%0000000
Ron Guidry*20000000000000.000.00%5030000
Don Gullett10000000000000.000.00%0000000
Reggie Jackson*51612000122.125.222.125.347100-0.12-0.23%146525931503211017.286.925
Cliff Johnson51526201212.400.438.7331.171000.357.43%*107286468522540.297.991
Sparky Lyle*40000000000000.000.00%1000000
Thurman Munson52136101502.286.273.476.749000-0.02-1.68%14959585183181005.308.813
Graig Nettles*52013000103.150.150.150.300000-0.31-11.46%15858999150371072.255.829
Lou Piniella52117300201.333.333.476.8100000.3111.84%1033394711212452.330.876
Willie Randolph51845100210.278.300.333.6330000.072.15%1475519115144013.274.734
Mickey Rivers*52359200202.391.391.478.8701000.4019.69%13856579184126922.326.789
Fred Stanley20000000000000.000.00%4846612171.261.696
Dick Tidrow20000000000000.000.00%0000000
Mike Torrez20000000000000.000.00%*0000000
Roy White#4522200010.400.500.8001.3000010.126.51%14351972139145218.268.762
Totals661752146120217916.263.296.366.661200.4120.71%1625605831157618493.281.788
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors or are a HOFer

Kansas City Royals Batting

Kansas City Royals Batting Table
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E WPA cWPA G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Doug Bird30000000000000.000.00%1000000
George Brett*52026020210.300.333.500.8330120.176.20%139564105176228814.312.905
Al Cowens51925001513.263.300.421.721010-0.18-2.23%162606981892311216.312.885
Larry Gura#20000000000000.000.00%0000000
Andy Hassler*10000000000000.000.00%1000000
Pete LaCock*1100000011.000.500.000.500000-0.01-0.45%8821825663292.303.753
Joe Lahoud*1120000020.000.667.000.667000.020.41%3465817281.262.794
Dennis Leonard20000000000000.000.00%2000000
Mark Littell*20000000000000.000.00%1100000.000.000
John Mayberry*41212101312.167.231.500.731002-0.10-2.33%1535437312523821.230.737
Hal McRae51868301231.444.524.7781.3020100.338.17%162641104191219218.298.881
Steve Mingori*30000000000000.000.00%1000000
Amos Otis51612100223.125.222.188.410200-0.07-1.44%14247885120177823.251.775
Freddie Patek51847310512.389.400.6671.0670010.311.78%1544977213056053.262.688
Marty Pattin10000000000000.000.00%0000000
Tom Poquette*2601000000.167.167.167.333000-0.13-3.10%106342431002331.292.749
Darrell Porter*51535000030.333.444.333.778000-0.07-3.78%1304256111716601.275.804
Cookie Rojas1401000001.250.250.250.50010-0.02-0.99%641568390101.250.605
Paul Splittorff*20000000000000.000.00%0000000
John Wathan4600000003.000.000.000.000000-0.15-4.13%5511918392212.328.817
Frank White51815100204.278.263.333.596110-0.07-0.66%1524745911655023.245.626
Joe Zdeb4900000002.000.000.000.000100-0.11-2.46%10519526582236.297.720
Totals681632242933211522.258.317.405.72254-0.09-5.01%16255948221549146170.277.776
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors or are a HOFer

New York Yankees Pitching

Kansas City Royals Pitching

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