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Kansas City Royals AL Central
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Season Overview
Kansas City Royals New York Mets
33-19 (4) Season Record (MLB Rk) 21-29 (24)
2 Division Rank 4
3 League Rank 12
21-8 Home Record 10-15
12-11 Away Record 11-14
11-5 Division Record 5-8
30-16 League Record 18-20
255 Runs For 216
176 Runs Against 236
Won 7 Streak Lost 4
Team Stats
.251 AVG .238
.313 OBP .309
.411 SLG .380
3.36 ERA 4.15
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 210.7
Age Average 28.0
Oldest Will Smith (34)
Youngest Bobby Witt Jr. (23)
Rookies 9
30 years old + 13
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 15
Free agency 17
Waivers 0
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 6122 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3057 games / 990 starts
Team Totals 9298 games / 990 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 207.3
Age Average 29.5
Oldest Adam Ottavino (38)
Youngest Alex Ramirez (21)
Rookies 11
30 years old + 24
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 11
Free agency 19
Waivers 2
Trades 9
EXPERIENCE
Total of G (batters) 7556 games / 0 starts
Total of G/GS (pitchers) 3939 games / 1054 starts
Team Totals 13042 games / 1054 starts
Injuries
Bubic, Kris Tommy John surgery 60-day injured list
Lyles, Jordan Personal reasons inactive list
Taylor, Josh Biceps injury - left 60-day injured list
Wright, Kyle Shoulder surgery - right 60-day injured list
Injuries
Alvarez, Francisco Thumb surgery - left 10-day injured list
Fujinami, Shintaro Shoulder strain - right 15-day injured list
Mauricio, Ronny ACL tear - right 60-day injured list
Peterson, David Hip surgery - left 60-day injured list
Raley, Brooks Tommy John surgery 15-day injured list
Senga, Kodai Shoulder strain - right 60-day injured list
Smith, Drew Shoulder inflammation - right 15-day injured list
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Salvador Perez - .330
Runs Batted In Salvador Perez - 39
Home Runs Salvador Perez - 9
Wins Seth Lugo - 8
Strikeouts Cole Ragans - 76
ERA Seth Lugo - 1.74
Team Leaders
Batting Avg. Starling Marte - .260
Runs Batted In Brandon Nimmo - 29
Home Runs Pete Alonso - 12
Wins Reed Garrett - 5
Strikeouts Luis Severino - 44
ERA Luis Severino - 3.48
Who's Hot?
Freddy Fermin (C) .461 in last 13AB
Maikel Garcia (IF) .419, 1HR in last 31AB
Seth Lugo (P) 5-1, 2.12 in last 46.2IP
Alec Marsh (P) 2-1, 1.71 in last 26.1IP
Michael Massey (IF) .48, 3HR in last 25AB
Salvador Perez (C) .333, 1HR in last 48AB
Cole Ragans (P) 2-0, 0 in last 13.0IP
Michael Wacha (P) 3-0, 2.37 in last 19.0IP
Bobby Witt Jr. (SS) .344, 3HR in last 32AB
Who's Not?
Kyle Isbel (OF) .227 in last 22AB
Vinnie Pasquantino (1B) .163 in last 43AB
Hunter Renfroe (OF) .191 in last 21AB
Who's Hot?
Pete Alonso (1B) .353, 2HR in last 17AB
Harrison Bader (OF) .333, 1HR in last 27AB
Francisco Lindor (SS) .4 in last 10AB
Sean Manaea (P) 2-0, 2.36 in last 26.2IP
Mark Vientos (IF) .364, 2HR in last 11AB
Who's Not?
Adrian Houser (P) 0-3, 10.07 in last 22.1IP
Starling Marte (RF) .182 in last 11AB
J.D. Martinez (DH) .176 in last 17AB
Jeff McNeil (IF) .22 in last 50AB
Brandon Nimmo (OF) .214 in last 14AB
Jose Quintana (P) 0-3, 6.47 in last 32.0IP
Christian Scott (P) 0-2, 5.06 in last 16.0IP
Luis Severino (P) 0-0, 5.94 in last 16.2IP
Tyrone Taylor (OF) .143 in last 28AB